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The New York State Athletic Commission considered the weight valid, though apparently during the early weigh-in format the UFC introduced past year, fighters are not usually given a second chance at the weigh-in. Thank you. I will never, ever forget you, and what better place to end my career than Buffalo, New York. "Why would I go into another sport that is the same thing as this and you take all this impact and stuff?" "But either way, I'll have to fight Jon at some stage regardless so I ...
  • Ronaldo resting, Isco's 2 goals keeps Madrid on title track

    Ronaldo resting, Isco's 2 goals keeps Madrid on title track

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    Madrid twice came from behind before Isco's low drive in the 90th minute handed Los Blancos victory against their exhausted hosts, who had faced waves of attacks. Before the fierce rivals meet next round, both will play the return legs of their Champions League quarterfinals. Bale had to be replaced for the final half hour of Madrid's 2-1 win in Munich on Wednesday after aggravating an ankle injury that saw him miss almost three months earlier this season.
  • Clippers clinch No. 4 playoff seed with 115-95 rout of Kings

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    NOTES: The Clippers have a regular-season record of 273-137 over the past five regular seasons, and along with the Spurs are the only teams to win at least 50 games per season in that span. "We had a game in the first half". The Clippers (51-31) pulled away in the second half for their seventh consecutive victory since the March 26 fiasco.
  • Clichy backs Wenger to continue at Arsenal

    Clichy backs Wenger to continue at Arsenal

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    Some have been making their feelings clear by protesting outside Arsenal's London Colney training base this week. On Sunday, for the 2-2 draw with Manchester City, these protests turned into plenty of in-fighting amongst Gooners, many of whom are uncertain about the club's future.
  • Wilson scores in OT as Caps survive scare to beat Leafs

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    But it's good to know the Caps have it in their back pocket when they don't play their best game . - Matthews: Was more dependable than spectacular. On both of Toronto's first-period goals, Holtby didn't look his all-star self. And heading into Game Two on Saturday, the Leafs will do just that, with even more confidence.
  • Man City willing to part with €60M to land Arsenal ace Alexis

    Man City willing to part with €60M to land Arsenal ace Alexis

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    Earlier this week, Chilean media reported Sanchez had already made a decision to move to City and was " very close " to agreeing a deal. Sanchez's frustrations have been as clear as day in recent months and there's a sense that Monday's defeat to Crystal Palace was the last straw.
  • Westbrook sets triple-double record, Thunder beat Nuggets

    Westbrook sets triple-double record, Thunder beat Nuggets

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    The last player for the franchise with more than one triple-double in a season was Gary Payton, in 2002, when the team was the Seattle SuperSonics. He scored the Thunder's final 13 points, including his 36-foot game-winner at the death after a timeout was called with 2.9 seconds remaining.
  • Fowler sits 3rd at Masters: 'Right where I'm supposed to be'

    Fowler sits 3rd at Masters: 'Right where I'm supposed to be'

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    There are wonderful story lines in a major championship. Our golf expert, Kyle Porter, is choosing Fowler to win the green jacket, and controlled play like he displayed Saturday is a big reason why. Only four others have won the Masters after taking low amateur honors - 18-time major victor Jack Nicklaus, 14-time major victor Tiger Woods, five-time major champion Phil Mickelson and two-time Masters champion Ben Crenshaw.
  • Hockey Douche Brad Marchand Spears Opponent in the Nuts

    Hockey Douche Brad Marchand Spears Opponent in the Nuts

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    He's also garnered discussion as a potential Hart Trophy candidate for how important he's been to the Bruins' turnaround. The suspension will force Marchand to sit out the final two games of the regular season, but it will allow Boston's top goalscorer to return for the Stanley Cup Playoffs.
  • Trump reverses position, says NATO is 'no longer obsolete'

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    China usually sides with Russian Federation in the Security Council, so the move to abstain represented a significant shift for Beijing. Trump says he's "very impressed" with Xi, adding he thought he means well and wants to help. Trump had previously questioned NATO's relevance. He hailed NATO's role in the fight against terrorism, describing the alliance as the "bulwark of global peace and security".
  • Garcia wins 1st major title at the Masters

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    It was an emotional moment as Garcia finally lifted the major that he has been fighting for over the years. Spain paid homage to new Masters champion Sergio Garcia on Monday after he broke his duck on the biggest stage of all to add a first major to his glittering career.
  • Yordano Ventura Tribute Given by Royals Prior to Home Opener vs. Athletics

    Yordano Ventura Tribute Given by Royals Prior to Home Opener vs. Athletics

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    The right-hander's lone bit of slippage in his six innings of work came in the fourth inning when Ryon Healy's sinking liner to right couldn't be handled by a diving Paolo Orlando and Davis followed that up with his fourth homer. Doolittle's save was his first since June 23, 2016. The Royals managed to have just one at bat with a runner at third base, it was the final out of the evening as well.