YouTube star KSI defeats Logan Paul in a controversial boxing rematch

(CNN)It’s a bit of a deja-vu moment. In the fourth round of the game, “Paul landed a big uppercut, sending KSI crashing down to the canvas,” subscription-based sports service DAZN said. “However the ref ruled that it was a punch behind the head and a push that made KSI taste the mat. It was ruled a knockdown and a two-point penalty for Paul.” “I think if you do the math, the two points that I got taken away from me was the reason I lost tonight,” Paul said. So, will there be a third fight? Paul says he’d love another round. As for KSI, he says: “It’s done fam.” OK but why are they fighting? Excellent question. The two controversial …

Australia’s women footballers get equal pay in landmark deal

(CNN)Australia’s top women soccer players will now earn the same as their male counterparts after a landmark deal Wednesday that aimed to close the gender pay gap between the country’s national teams. “Football is the game for everyone, and this new CBA is another huge step toward ensuring that we live the values of equality, inclusivity and opportunity,” said FFA Chairman Chris Nikou in a statement. “This is truly a unique agreement. Every national team, from the Socceroos and Matildas, down to the Youth National Teams as well as the Cerebral Palsy National Teams have been contemplated in this new CBA.” Gender pay gap in soccer Equality in sport has been in the spotlight in recent years with many cases …

Snow causes ‘hazardous’ road conditions

Two football matches in the Cymru Premier have been called off due to the weather – Cefn Druids v Cardiff Met and The New Saints v Carmarthen Town. Image Copyright @Steffan_W_1991 @Steffan_W_1991 A mountain bike centre at Llandegla, Denbighshire, has been forced to close due to deteriorating conditions on nearby roads, according to One Planet Adventure which runs the facilities. Other roads affected by the snow include: A470 Dolgellau to Mallwyd A458 Llanfair Caereinion to Welshpool A483 Newtown to Berriew BBC Wales forecaster Derek Brockway said rain was spreading across Wales with snow in other areas. Report End of Twitter post by @BreconMRT Image copyright BBC Weather Watchers/Jak Image caption Snow in Pen-y-bont-fawr, Powys Report End of Twitter post by …

Chinese team FunPlus Phoenix wins League of Legends World Championship

New York (CNN)Chinese team FunPlus Phoenix (FPX) defeated European rivals G2 Esports to win the World Championship finals of esports phenomenon League of Legends. FPX, a relatively newer group that formed in 2018, represented China, which had a team win the crown last year. After the game FPX member Doinb, said, “Before this, a lot of people said that a mid laner that played my playstyle doesn’t deserve to win the championship, but I think I finally proved that I deserved it.” Every year League of Legends, puts on a show at its World Championship esports finals. In 2017, it flew a giant dragon into a bird’s nest during during the Beijing finals using augmented reality. Last year, it had …

Toxic soccer matches: Stabbings, fascist salutes and banners mocking Mussolini

(CNN)Stabbings, fans appearing to make Nazi salutes as well as supporters mocking former Italian leader Benito Mussolini combined to produce a toxic atmosphere in a leading European football game Thursday. The Rome club has found it difficult to shake off historical associations with fascism. Mussolini was a reported fan of the club and in the past, Lazio has had players who have openly displayed fascist beliefs, such as Paolo Di Canio. Former Lazio player Di Canio, who also used to play for Celtic, said in 2005 that he was “a fascist, not a racist.” READ: Italian youth soccer team scales back plans to play in blackface after criticism During the Glasgow game, the Celtic fans unfurled a banner with an …

Ford reveals electric Mustang with ‘stunning’ acceleration

(CNN)Ford unveiled a fully electric 900-horsepower Mustang at a car show in Las Vegas Wednesday. It’s not for sale, but the customized Mustang is intended to gauge interest in a high-performance electric car, Ford said. The Mustang Lithium is powered by an 800-volt battery system, more than double the power of most electric cars on the road today, according to Ford. The driver can select from four driving modes, including Sport, Track and Beast. The fourth is a Valet mode for when you have to hand someone else the key. The Mustang Lithium was also created as a way to test heat management systems in an electric car, according to Ford. Electric car batteries and motors tend to heat up …

Trump Got Booed At A UFC Match, So This Just Isnt His Week

Steven Ryan/Getty Images Sport/Getty Images Trump Got Booed At A UFC Match, So This Just Isn’t His Week By Lara Walsh Nov 3, 2019 Just a few days after a less-than-warm welcome at the Nationals and Astros game in Washington D.C., Donald Trump encountered a mixed reception yet again as he became the first sitting U.S. president to attend a mixed martial arts match. While UFC president Dana White has long been a Trump supporter, even speaking in support of the president at the 2016 Republican National Convention, it appeared that the crowd was not as enthusiastic when Trump made an entrance at the event. As shown in videos circulating Twitter, Trump got booed at a UFC match on Saturday, …

Smoke ’em, pass ’em Week 10: London calling

Start em, sit em, and other fantasy football advice. Fantasy football has always been a game more frustrating than fun. With the amount of useful and, honestly, unnecessarily thorough information available it would seem we could curb some of the frustration. Just pick good players. But its never been that easy and it never will be. Data is useless. How else can we explain the Jacksonville Jaguars not throwing every down against the Houston Texans on Sunday morning in London? Hyde vs. Fournette is sure to attract many new British fans because they love soccer and no one ever fuvking scores in that sport. — Dexter's Library (@Dexters_Library) November 3, 2019 I woke up Sunday morning excited for the London …

Starbucks Revealed 4 New Holiday Cups & 5 Festive Drinks Hitting The Menu This Year

Courtesy of Starbucks Starbucks’ Holiday 2019 Drinks Are Coming Back Nov. 7 With All Your Faves By Daffany Chan Nov 6, 2019 It may still feel like Pumpkin Spice Latte season, but it’s time to switch gears. Starbucks has unleashed this year’s winter menu, and it’ll get you sippin’ on holiday spirit in no time. Starbucks’ holiday drinks are coming back Nov. 7, so get ready to enjoy all your faves this season. According to an email from Starbucks to Elite Daily, holiday drinks will make their annual return to Starbucks menus on Thursday, Nov. 7. That means you’ll have plenty of time to enjoy beverages like the Peppermint Mocha, which has become a true holiday classic for coffee fans. …

Prestigious Breeders’ Cup Marred By Yet Another Horse Death At Santa Anita

Cup officials said in a statement about two hours after the race that Mongolian Groom had been euthanized after sustaining a serious fracture to his left hind leg. Mongolian Groom was part of the early pace in the 1 1/4-mile race. But jockey Abel Cedillo sharply pulled up the 4-year-old gelding near the eighth pole as the rest of the field charged toward the finish line. It almost worked, too, with the only injury coming in the last of the 14 Cup races over the two days of racing. A green screen was rushed onto the track to block Mongolian Groom from the view of 67,811 fans and a prime-time television audience. He was loaded onto an equine ambulance and …

12 Things You Should Know Before Falling For An Introvert

Mitzi J Hernandez Updated November 7, 2019 By Zun Zun Introverts: we’re the so-called misanthropes, loners, or lone wolves of society. However, truthfully, we’re not antisocial or weird. We’re not particularly shy nor are we unapproachable, though we can certainly come across that way. If you have feelings for an introvert, here are 12 things you should know before falling for them. 1. We introverts are not very social. We will avoid being in crowded places, and some weekends we won’t want to go out at all. But we’re not unreasonable: just because we don’t want to go out doesn’t mean that we will hold you back if you want to. Just don’t try to force us when we don’t …

Talking to Zero Motorcycles CEO and taking home the 2020 SR/F

The motorcycle industry is shifting to electric. Harley-Davidson signaled the trend this year, becoming the first big gas manufacturer to release a street-legal e-motorcycle in the U.S., the LiveWire. But before Harley’s EV pivot, California-based startup Zero Motorcycles had been selling e-motos for years. “We’re an electric motorcycle and power-train manufacturer founded in 2006 in Santa Cruz, California…we’re sold in over 30 countries,” Zero CEO Sam Paschel told TechCrunch. “Fundamentally we aim to transform and elevate the motorcycling experience and by doing that we expect to make a huge dent in transforming transportation globally.” Toward that aim, Zero recently released the all-new 2020, SR/F — a $19K high-performance e-motorcycle and competitor to Harley Davidson’s $29K LiveWire. One can power Zero’s …

Mary Cain emotionally and physically abused by Alberto Salazars system

Team USAs former rising track star Mary Cain said Nike Oregon Project staff pressured her into weight loss that resulted in her period stopping for three years and caused osteoporosis A former Nike Oregon Project athlete has revealed how her period stopped for three years and she broke five bones due to osteoporosis after being pressurised to lose weight by disgraced coach Alberto Salazar. Mary Cain, who qualified for the 2013 world athletics championships as a 17-year-old and was considered a once-in-a-generation star, also said that she suffered from suicidal thoughts and had self-harmed. Sign up to The Recap, our weekly email of editors picks. Salazars former assistant Steve Magness, who became a whistleblower, said he had witnessed the same …

Springboks victory driven by a strain of desire few others can comprehend | Andy Bull

Led by a kid from the townships, South Africas triumphant side simply had more to play for than England or any other team at the Rugby World Cup If there has been a theme of the World Cup, a lesson for us all to take from these long seven weeks, it is this: the game sometimes runs on strange and powerful currents. It is not necessarily the sharpest, smartest, fittest, fastest or strongest team that wins, but the one who wants it most. Listening to South Africas captain, Siya Kolisi, and coach, Rassie Erasmus, talk about what this victory meant in the minutes after they had won it, you began to understand exactly what England were up against and the …

Trump Attends UFC Championship in NYC Only to Be Met With Loud Boos at Second Sporting Event This Week

Fresh off his not-so-enthusiastic reception at the dirty & unsafe. It also came less than a week after he was met with chants of lock him up at Game 5 of the World Series in Washington. But it appears he may have been counting on a warmer welcome at the UFC event, to which hed been invited by a loyal friend, UFC President Dana White. White, who spoke at Trump's request at the Republican National Convention, has credited matches at the Trump Taj Mahal in Atlantic City with helping to launch his company. I will never say anything negative about Donald Trump. He was there when other people werent, White said in a 2018 interview with The Hill. Jorge Masvidal, …

Goalscoring etiquette: Aaron Ramsey nabs goal from Cristiano Ronaldo

(CNN)Juventus reached the last 16 of the Champions League with two games to spare thanks to Douglas Costa’s superb goal, but as so often is the case, all the talk centered on Cristiano Ronaldo’s performance. “Following a Ronaldo freekick that was hopelessly spilled by the Lokomotiv keeper, Aaron Ramsey tapped it in as it was just going over the line,” tweeted former England international Gary Lineker. “Ronaldo may not be happy with Mr Ramsey … or will the great man get it overturned?”