https://cdn.images.express.co.uk/img/dynamic/167/590x/UFC-224-Nunes-Pennington-955475.jpg

Sports

Before the decisive round, Pennington was heard saying "I'm done", but her coach insisted she should return to the bout. As time ticked away, Nunes continued to punish Pennington before trapping her against the cage with the clinch as she unloaded a barrage of knee strikes.
  • NBA Western Conference Finals Odds 5/10/18 Who Do Oddsmakers Favor?

    NBA Western Conference Finals Odds 5/10/18 Who Do Oddsmakers Favor?

    Sports

    Top-seeded Houston will host the series opener Monday night. According to OddsShark , the Cavaliers are one point road favorites over the Celtics in Game 1 . Throughout the postseason, Eric Gordon has been pretty disappointing for the Houston Rockets . The Rockets brought in Paul in hopes it would be enough for them to top the Warriors.
  • Vodafone splashes billions on European expansion

    Vodafone splashes billions on European expansion

    Sports

    In the Czech Republic , Hungary and Romania , Vodafone says the combined business will reach close to 40 percent of households, 15.8 million mobile, 1.8 million broadband , and 2.1 million television customers. What will the European punters make of it? "Ultimately they will be confronted by a massive shift in their negotiating position", said Hans Demmel, the head of the VPRT broadcasters' group who also runs all-news channel n-tv.
  • Raptor resorts to cheap shot as Cavs run riot

    Raptor resorts to cheap shot as Cavs run riot

    Sports

    In the second half, he reasserted himself as the centre of the Cavs' universe and slammed the door on the Raptors , extending his own record to 12 career sweeps in best-of-seven series. "We weren't ready to be as physical as we needed to be", Lowry said . Lowry did his part to help the Raptors try to get over the hump. "We felt like we could possibly make the NBA Finals", Lowry said Tuesday, as per ESPN .
  • Barca hold Madrid to remain unbeaten

    Barca hold Madrid to remain unbeaten

    Sports

    Atletico Madrid are second on 75 but have played one game more. Zinedine Zidane opted to field his "BBC" forward line of Benzema, Bale and Ronaldo, which was previously a guaranteed feature of his starting eleven for big games but has rarely been seen in recent months with Bale's loss of status.
  • Houston routs Utah 100-87, take 3-1 lead in series

    Houston routs Utah 100-87, take 3-1 lead in series

    Sports

    Eric Gordon , who had a big game in Game 3, struggled again, shooting three of 10 from the floor and finishing with nine points. Donovan Mitchell scored 25 before fouling out and Joe Ingles had 15 for the Jazz . And when Game 4 of the Western Conference semifinals vs. Houston ended and the Jazz players exited through the tunnel, not much cheering could be heard.
  • QB Joe Burrow leaving Ohio State as graduate transfer

    QB Joe Burrow leaving Ohio State as graduate transfer

    Sports

    Ohio State University quarterback Joe Burrow announced Tuesday via social media he is leaving the Buckeyes. Burrow backed up J.T. Barrett in 2016, but he was knocked out of the race to be Barrett's backup last August when he broke a bone in his hand during preseason practice.
  • Mark Ingram suspended four games

    Mark Ingram suspended four games

    Sports

    In 2017, Ingram rushed for a career-best 1,124 yards and 12 touchdowns to earn his second Pro Bowl selection. Kamara averaged only 7.5 carries per game during his rookie campaign, but that may increase substantially early in the 2018 season with Ingram out of the picture.
  • Iniesta set for Japan move after Chongqing switch ruled out

    Iniesta set for Japan move after Chongqing switch ruled out

    Sports

    The CEO of Barcelona sponsor Rakuten has ties to Wissel is said to have played a major role in negotiations between the two parties. Barcelona legend Andres Iniesta's move to China may be in doubt, after his prospective new club Chongqing Lifan said they would not pay a huge salary.
  • India won't play day-night test at Adelaide Oval

    India won't play day-night test at Adelaide Oval

    Sports

    Australia have played four pink-ball Tests and won all of them, including the historic first game against New Zealand in Adelaide in 2015. CA wanted the opening Test at Adelaide from December 6-10 to be a pink ball Test match. But India, who are the world's top-ranked team, said they didn't want to play their first day-night Test during such a high-profile series. He further stated, "We have been saying this all along that we are experimenting with pink ball cricket in the Duleep Trophy ...
  • 'Merci Arsene' as Arsenal bid farewell to Wenger

    'Merci Arsene' as Arsenal bid farewell to Wenger

    Sports

    Ex-Barcelona coach Luis Enrique is reported to be a major consideration for the job along with Juventus boss Massimiliano Allegri whose future in Turin will be decided in the next few days. The play maker was dominated out of the Gunners' ultimate dwelling recreation of the season with a again damage and was compelled to look at from the stands.
  • NBA Executives Anticipating Dwane Casey Firing

    NBA Executives Anticipating Dwane Casey Firing

    Sports

    In those nine games, James is averaging 40.8 minutes, 34.1 points, 8.3 rebounds and 7.6 assists. "You choose to continue to fight", Raptors " head coach Dwane Casey said of his message to his team. "Being up 3-0 is a great position to be in", Lue said. Toronto slowly made a comeback with the different lineup, eventually tying the game with eight seconds to play before LeBron James hit a game victor at the buzzer.
  • Park Sung-hyun Wins LPGA Texas Classic

    Park Sung-hyun Wins LPGA Texas Classic

    Sports

    Lopez posted a 68 in round one and made five birdies over her first 11 holes in her final round. Duncan missed a short par putt on the 5th. Aditi, 20, played 32 holes yesterday and made 10 birdies in them. Not only that, Park won two tournaments, which includes a major tournament, and briefly took the No. 1 spot in the Rolex World Ranking in November, becoming the first rookie to do so since the ranking system was first introduced in 2006.
  • CJ Anderson signs 1-year deal with Panthers

    CJ Anderson signs 1-year deal with Panthers

    Sports

    He runs with great vision, has very good pad level, gets yards after contact consistently. After drafting Maryland receiver D.J. Moore in the first round of the 2018 NFL Draft and trading for veteran Torrey Smith, the Panthers have added perhaps the most critical component of offensive coordinator Norv Turner's offense.
  • Novak Djokovic beats Kei Nishikori in round one — Madrid Open

    Novak Djokovic beats Kei Nishikori in round one — Madrid Open

    Sports

    Djokovic, last year's semi-finalist in Madrid and this year's and 10th seed, was attempting to get his season going after nursing a lingering right elbow injury. Wozniacki reached the 2009 final on debut and hasn't been close since. Elsewhere on Monday in the clay-court event, 15th-seeded Frenchman Lucas Pouille fell to countryman Benoit Paire 6-2, 6-3, marking Pouille's fourth consecutive defeat in the first match of a tournament.
  • Chelsea vs Liverpool: What Hazard said about Giroud's performance

    Sports

    Liverpool are in a curious spot at the moment. First they host Huddersfield at Stamford Bridge with the visitors fighting for their place in the Premier League . It was the same before against Roma, before the game they are very friendly and say, 'Hello Mo, how are you?' and hug here and there. Fortunately for Klopp, Spurs have also dipped recently.
  • Manchester United seeking to trade Anthony Martial for Chelsea's Willian

    Manchester United seeking to trade Anthony Martial for Chelsea's Willian

    Sports

    The visitors knew a win would all but secure second spot but Mourinho made six changes to his line-up and it backfired in a horribly disjointed display. These comments have only fuelled speculation that Martial will be leaving this summer and it seems the French global has plenty of admirers in London if he decides to remain in the Premier League.
  • Yankees Red Sox free live stream, TV, preview

    Yankees Red Sox free live stream, TV, preview

    Sports

    The division leaders have used winning streaks of nine and eight games respectively to get off to their best start in franchise history, which has spanned 118 years. Kelly was suspended six games while Austin was sidelined for five. Moreland has had a ton of success against his former team, as in eight games against the Rangers he's batting.542 (13-for-24).
  • Blue Jays lose 5-3 to Rays

    Blue Jays lose 5-3 to Rays

    Sports

    X-rays were negative on the ankle, and Diaz is considered day to day with the injury. Rays: Jake Faria (2-1, 4.60) makes his seventh start of the season. Roberto Osuna allowed Daniel Robinson's one-out single in the ninth, then got Mallex Smith to ground into a forceout and retired Gomez on a groundout.
  • Saints release TE Coby Fleener

    Saints release TE Coby Fleener

    Sports

    Anderson played for five years for the Broncos before being released in April. The Saints are moving on from tight end Coby Fleener , according to Ben Volin of the Boston Globe . Fleener saw his role in the Saints offense significantly reduced last season as he had just 22 catches (on 30 targets) for 295 yards, his lowest numbers in his rookie season.