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Day: 29 August 2019

Nurmagomedov — No rematch with Conor for now

[ad_1] UFC star Khabib Nurmagomedov believes his ugly rivalry with Conor McGregor will “never be finished.” However, Nurmagomedov says he has no interest now in a second fight. In an exclusive interview with ESPN, Nurmagomedov (27-0), who defended his lightweight title against McGregor (21-3) via fourth-round submission last October, said he would fight McGregor in […]

No rematch with Conor for now

[ad_1] UFC star Khabib Nurmagomedov believes his ugly rivalry with Conor McGregor will “never be finished.” However, Nurmagomedov says he has no interest now in a second fight. In an exclusive interview with ESPN, Nurmagomedov (27-0), who defended his lightweight title against McGregor (21-3) via fourth-round submission last October, said he would fight McGregor in […]

Coco Gauff wins thriller; Townsend stuns Halep

[ad_1] Coco Gauff became the youngest player to reach the US Open’s third round since 1996 — and set up a showdown against No. 1 seed and defending champion Naomi Osaka. Gauff, a 15-year-old from Florida, edged Timea Babos of Hungary 6-2, 4-6, 6-4 Thursday night by breaking in the last game of the nearly […]

Jets sign veteran forward Gabriel Bourque

[ad_1] WINNIPEG, Manitoba (AP) — The Winnipeg Jets have signed veteran Gabriel Bourque to a one-year, two-way contract worth $700,000 in the NHL. The 28-year-old forward played for Colorado last season. He had two goals and six assists in 55 regular-season games and a goal in 12 playoff games. The Quebecer has also played for […]

the untold story of Arsenal’s mascot

[ad_1] Arsene Wenger, Thierry Henry, Dennis Bergkamp: None of them can compare to Arsenal’s most enduring star, Gunnersaurus. Pete Kiehart for ESPN LONDON — Gunnersaurus Rex had just finished greeting Burnley off their bus in the bowels of the Emirates, extending his great green claws toward manager Sean Dyche, Ashley Barnes and Ben Mee. Goalkeeper Nick […]

Jakobsen tops Bennett in photo finish, wins 4th Vuelta stage

[ad_1] EL PUIG, Spain (AP) — With his eyes closed, Fabio Jakobsen beat Sam Bennett in a photo finish to win the fourth stage of the Spanish Vuelta on Tuesday, while Nicolas Roche kept the overall lead ahead of Nairo Quintana. Jakobsen fended off a strong charge by Bennett in the final meters (yards) of […]