• Mayweather dampens hopes for Pacquiao fight

    Unbeaten fighter Floyd Mayweather dampened talk of a possible mega-fight agreement with Filipino boxer Manny Pacquiao, a day after the Asian star's promoter said a deal was near. Mayweather posted a message on his Shots account that said in part "While they continue to lie about making the fight...…

  • Murray under microscope after Melbourne Park meltdown

    By Ian Ransom MELBOURNE (Reuters) - Andy Murray blamed Novak Djokovic's physical problems in their Australian Open final on Sunday for throwing him off his game but that could hardly explain the meltdown that saw the Scot lose 12 of the last 13 games. After leveling at one-set apiece, Murray led…

  • UFC 183 Results: Miesha Tate Survives Early Scare to Defeat Sara McMann

    Despite Miesha Tate and Sara McMann each having lost recently to UFC women’s bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey, their fight at UFC 183 on Saturday night was seen by many as a bout that would keep the winner in immediate contention for the title. McMann quickly put her…

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  • Zack Greinke sounds unimpressed by Dodgers' offseason moves

    Greinke says the Dodgers had the best team in baseball before the offseason. He's not so sure anymore.

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  • Cowboys star Dez Bryant addresses free agency: 'It’s Cowboys forever'

    Cowboys wide receiver Dez Bryant is changing his tune after warning the organization not to test his loyalty earlier this season.

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  • Dana White Confirms Vitor Belfort Shot Down Lyoto Machida Title Fight

    Vitor Belfort wants an interim UFC middleweight title shot. UFC middleweight champion Chris Weidman on Friday had to pull out of his next title defense due to injury. He was supposed to put his belt on the line against Belfort at UFC 184 on Feb. 28 in Los Angeles. Following Saturday night’s UFC…

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  • Did We See Anderson Silva Fight for the Last Time on Saturday?

    Throughout his fifteen-year mixed martial arts career, former UFC middleweight champion Anderson Silva has dazzled fans with spectacular finishes. Nine years after making his UFC debut, we may have seen the greatest fighter of all time fight for the last time. His resume is filled with…

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    Tough guy competition (16 photos)

    The annual Tough Guy event raises cash for charity challenges thousands of international competitors in a cross country run followed by an assault course consisting of obstacles including water, fire and tunnels. (Reuters) Photography by Phil Noble Find more news related pictures on our photo…

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  • Hingis wins Australian Open mixed doubles title with Paes

    Five times grand slam singles winner Martina Hingis won her second Australian Open mixed doubles title on Sunday as she teamed with India's Leander Paes to beat last year's winners France's Kristina Mladenovic and Canada's Daniel Nestor 6-4 6-3. Hingis, a three-time winner of the women's singles at…

  • Vettel fastest on Ferrari bow

    Four-time world champion Sebastian Vettel sent an early season warning to double world champions Mercedes by clocking the fastest time on his first day of testing with Ferrari in Jerez on Sunday. The German was the first man out on the track, even sending a message by overtaking Nico Rosberg in the…

  • J.J. Watt living in log cabin in 'middle of nowhere' to train for next NFL season

    Much like Sylvester Stallone in "Rocky IV," J.J. Watt is training in the "middle of nowhere" to defend his title.

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  • Arsenal close on top four as Southampton slip

    Olivier Giroud, Mesut Ozil and Santi Cazorla sparkled as Arsenal closed on the Premier League's top four by crushing goal-shy Aston Villa 5-0 at the Emirates Stadium on Sunday. Ozil freed Giroud to open the scoring in the eighth minute and the France striker returned the favour in the second half…

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  • Ex-NFL star Hernandez, alleged victim had nascent friendship: witness

    By Daniel Lovering FALL RIVER, Mass. (Reuters) - A semiprofessional football player found dead in an industrial park near former New England Patriots player Aaron Hernandez's home in 2013 was in the "early stages of friendship" with the rising NFL star, the dead man's girlfriend said on Friday. The…

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    Photos of the day - January 31, 2015 (28 photos)

    A United Launch Alliance Delta II rocket launches from Space Launch Complex 2 in Vandenberg, Calif., dogs waiting to start a dog sled race in Unterjoch, Germany and rabbit 'Achileus Golden Kids' with owner Lenka Spilerova jumps over an obstacle during the rabbit show jumping European Championship…

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  • Nintendo Roots For Seattle Seahawks in Super Bowl With Mario Kart 8

    Maybe Marshawn Lynch should change his nickname to Toad Mode.

  • McIlroy wins again in Dubai Desert Classic

    World number one Rory McIlroy produced a masterclass of how to protect a lead on the final day as he won his second Dubai Desert Classic title on Sunday, matching the lowest winning score in the history of the tournament. At the Majlis course of Emirates Golf Club on Sunday, the Northern Irishman…