Tyson Fury defeats Otto Wallin in brutal Las Vegas fight

(CNN)Tyson Fury took down the previously undefeated Otto Wallin in their heavyweight boxing fight Saturday night. “I did everything I could. I tried my best. Tyson is a great champion,” Wallin said. Fury, from the United Kingdom, is considered the lineal heavyweight champion after beating undisputed champion Wladimir Klitchko in 2015. After tonight’s victory, the 6-foot-9 Fury called out WBC heavyweight champion Deontay Wilder, whom he wants to challenge in a rematch with next year. Original Article : HERE ; The Ultimate Survival Food: The Lost Ways

Football transfer rumours: Kosovo striker on Tottenham’s radar?

Eriksen to Madrid on a free? | Wolves to tie up deal for Vallejo? | Paderborn in for Palaces Riedewald? Having made excitable noises all summer about how lovely life would be in Spain at a big club like, say, Real Madrid, Christian Eriksen could be forgiven for feeling a bit down in the dumps as he continues to ply his trade under the slate grey skies of north London. But, if he can hang on just one more season, it looks like the sparky Tottenham playmakers Spanish dream could come true. You see, it says here that Madrid would rather save themselves bucketloads of cash by allowing Eriksens contract to run down and nab him on a free transfer …

NFL 2019 predictions: our writers call the winners, losers and also-rans

The NFLs 100th season kicks off Thursday night. Will the Patriots repeat? Will the Raiders implode? And what can Patrick Mahomes do for an encore? This will be the year of … Nicky Bandini hating on pass interference. Making PI calls (or non-calls) reviewable is one of those decisions that makes sense on paper but subjecting this area of the game to greater scrutiny will a bit like VAR in soccer make us realize everything we dont like about the rules as they are currently written. Gabriel Baumgaertner Jets quarterback Sam Darnold. The second-year passer will finish in the top five of MVP voting and instantly become the best quarterback in franchise history once New York fans realize that shocking …

Lewis Hamilton wants a talk with Leclerc after Monza F1 incident

Lewis Hamilton, whose car was squeezed by Charles Leclercs Ferrari at Monza, claimed stewards had not followed the rules Lewis Hamilton has called for consistency in penalty decision-making in Formula One, after he felt Charles Leclerc had not obeyed the rules during his After a long inquiry Verstappens move and win were allowed to stand. I think since Austria it is clear you can go a bit further in the way we defend and overtake and the aggressiveness of us drivers, he said. I believe that Austria helped me to change this approach and today, its also thanks to this that I managed to win. It was obviously very on the limit but Im happy to race like this. Hamilton …

Cowboys’ Ezekiel Elliott signs $90m extension to become NFL’s richest back

The Dallas Cowboys and Elliott have agreed on a $90m, six-year contract extension that will make him the NFLs highest-paid running back The Dallas Cowboys and Ezekiel Elliott have agreed on a $90m, six-year contract extension that will make him the NFLs highest-paid running back and suspended for six games over domestic violence allegations in 2017, Elliott still had the best per-game rushing average. But the off-field issues were part of the backdrop as the stalemate dragged on, although owner and general manager Jerry Jones said more than once he didnt consider Elliotts issues a factor as it related to a new contract. Jones jokingly said Zeke who? in response to a question from a reporter after a second straight …

Khabib Nurmagomedov will make at least $6 million in his first UFC fight since the Conor McGregor brawl

(CNN)After being absent for nearly a full year, UFC lightweight champion Khabib Nurmagomedov, 30, is making his return to the octagon this Saturday, September 7 for UFC 242 in Abu Dhabi. “This time, it (the purse) will be 3-3.5-fold higher,” Abdulmanap told Russian state news agency TASS. “We aren’t fighting for peanuts and we know our value.” For his last fight against Conor McGregor at UFC 229, Nurmagomedov took home $2 million after he submitted the former champion in the fourth round of their bout.

England manager Phil Neville says links to USA managers job are flattering

The England Womens manager Phil Neville says he is flattered by links to the US job The England manager, Phil Neville, has dismissed reports linking him to the US womens national team. Last month it was announced Jill Ellis, Before Englands 2-1 defeat to Norway the Daily Mail reported Neville was the top target of US Soccer for the vacant position having impressed Ellis. Neville has been named on the shortlist alongside Ellis and Netherlands coach, Sarina Wiegman, for the Fifa womens coach of the year award. However when asked about the alleged interest, Neville batted it away, telling BBC Sport: There has been no approach. Neville is under contract with the Lionesses until 2021 and, at present, is committed …

Michigan State University fined $4.5m in Larry Nassar case

US education department demanded changes after investigation found the school violated the Clery Act The US education department is fining against Penn State over its handling of sexual misconduct involving former assistant football coach Jerry Sandusky. The departments investigation concluded that Michigan State violated several key parts of the Clery Act along with Title IX, a federal law forbidding discrimination based on gender in education. Michigan State did not immediately provide comment. A department investigation found that the school violated the Clery Act by failing to disclose crime statistics, failing to issue campus warnings about security threats and failing to establish a system to collect crime statistics. The school says it will hire a Clery compliance officer and create measures …

Taylor Townsend aiming to go all the way and finally fulfil promise

American Taylor Townsend is aiming to go all the way at the US Open after reaching the fourth round where she will face Bianca Andreescu Taylor Townsend may be the most articulate player in tennis, certainly a poetic one, and she made the most eloquent statement about her rise from the depths by beating the Romanian Sorana Cirstea 7-5, 6-2, to join a bunch of interesting young Americans in the fourth round. I wouldnt change anything, said the world No 116, because I appreciate so much where I am, because I know where I came from. And I think its easy for people to forget where they came from. I remember when I was grinding quallies at 25s [$25,000 tournaments], …

Europa League draw: Manchester United given gruelling group

In Fridays Europa League draw, Manchester United were handed a tricky group including Astana and Partizan Belgrade, while Arsenal, Celtic, Rangers and Wolves were all give more forgiving fixtures Wolverhampton Wanderers were handed an encouraging draw on their return to European competition proper for the first time in 38 years, when they avoided big-name opposition in a Europa League group that pits them against Besiktas of Turkey, Braga of Portugal and Slovan Bratislava of Slovakia. Nuno Esprito Santo will be happier than Unai Emery with the draw, for Arsenals opponents in Group A include Eintracht Frankfurt and Standard Lige, while Manchester United face demanding trips to Partizan Belgrade and Astana of Kazakhstan. Eintracht reached the semi-finals of the Europa League …

Tammy Abraham doubles up as Chelsea edge Norwich in five-goal thriller

Tammy Abraham scored twice as Chelsea secured their first win under Frank Lampard a 3-2 victory against Norwich at Carrow Road Frank Lampard stood in his technical area until the bitter end, a picture of tension as he urged his players on and applauded every tackle. This is what the job has done to Chelseas new manager. He was a bag of nerves until the sweet sound of Martin Atkinsons final whistle allowed him to march across the pitch and milk the applause of the adoring travelling support. After four games Lampard is finally off the mark, though he will know there is still plenty of room for improvement after gaining his first competitive win. Tammy Abraham was the hero …

Griezmann nets double in Barcelonas comeback win over Real Betis

Barcelona bounced back from their opening day La Liga defeat with a 5-2 win over Real Betis at the Camp Nou Antoine Griezmann responded to the challenge laid down by Ernesto Valverde with a brilliant display as Barcelona came from behind to thrash Real Betis 5-2. The coach Valverde called for Griezmann to be more involved in the game following an ineffective debut in the The Fiver: sign up and get our daily football email.

Premier League: 10 talking points from the weekends action | Guardian sport

Lampard must hope young players can step up for Chelsea, promoted trio show they are up for the fight and Zaha finds home comfort at Selhurst Park 1) Howe keeping his options open Eddie Howe has a quality problem when it comes to goalkeepers. In the end it was the 21-year-old Aaron Ramsdale, who has been capped at youth level by England and shone in League One with AFC Wimbledon during the second half of last season, who got the nod ahead of Artur Boruc, Mark Travers and Asmir Begovic to make his Bournemouth debut against his former club, having left Sheffield United for around 800,000 on deadline day in January 2017. At the time Chris Wilder was six months …

Simone Biles sticks triple double en route to sixth US gymnastics title

The Olympic champion reaffirmed her greatness with a boundary pushing triple-twisting, double-flip en route to her sixth US womens gymnastics title Simone Biles messed around and got a triple-double. And just about everything else too on her way to a sixth US womens gymnastics title. The Olympic champion began her preparation for the 2020 Games by drilling her boundary pushing triple-twisting, double-flip (aka the triple-double) at the end of her first tumbling run on floor exercise Sunday night, the exclamation point of another dazzling performance that showcased just how wide the gulf between Biles and the rest of the world has become. NBC Sports (@NBCSports) Forget the gold medals, GIVE THIS WOMAN A CROWN Original Article : HERE ; The …

Aubameyangs Arsenal winner gives Steve Bruce losing start at Newcastle

A deft second-half finish from Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang gave Arsenal a 1-0 victory over Newcastle at St James Park A little bit of a boycott and an awful lot of rain ensured that Steve Bruces Newcastle United reign began in downbeat mode as Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang emphasised his enduring importance to Arsenal by cutting through the gloom and registering an exquisitely incisive winner. If it hardly bodes well for Bruce that Unai Emerys supposedly vulnerable backline managed that real north Londoners collectors item, a clean sheet on the road, at least the sight of the watching Andy Carroll keeping his ponytail dry by wearing a baseball cap emblazoned with the word Icon hinted at the prospect of potentially better days ahead. Unfortunately …

Two-time Olympic gold medalist Robeisy Ramirez stunned in pro debut

The double Olympic gold medalist was knocked down seconds into the first round and lost his professional debut to Denvers Adan Gonzales on Saturday Two-time Olympic gold medalist Robeisy Ramirez was knocked down seconds into the first round and lost his professional debut to Adan Gonzales on Saturday night. Ramirez suffered a stunning split-decision defeat at the Liacouras Center on the North Philadelphia campus of Temple University, a crushing start for one of boxings prized prospects. Gonzales won 40-35 and 39-36 on two scorecards and one judge scored the bout 38-37 for Ramirez. The 25-year-old Ramirez won gold in two weight classes fighting for Cuba in the 2012 London Olympics and 2016 Rio Games. He defected from Cuba last year …