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Khabib Nurmagomedov v Conor McGregor UFC 229 press conference from NYC (VIDEO)

UFC lightweight champion Khabib Nurmagomedov and Conor McGregor meet in New York City ahead of their much-anticipated mega fight in October at UFC 229. Read Full Article at RT.com
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Khabib Nurmagomedov v Conor McGregor UFC 229 press conference from NYC (VIDEO)

UFC lightweight champion Khabib Nurmagomedov and Conor McGregor meet in New York City ahead of their much-anticipated mega fight in October at UFC 229. Read Full Article at RT.com

'I'll beat Khabib in the name of the Russian people!' McGregor makes shock UFC 229 promise (VIDEO)

UFC lightweight title challenger Conor McGregor has made an astonishing claim to viciously defeat champ Khabib Nurmagomedov «in the name of the Russian people», at the New York press conference ahead of their fight at UFC 229. Read Full Article a
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'I'll beat Khabib in the name of the Russian people!' McGregor makes shock UFC 229 promise (VIDEO)

UFC lightweight title challenger Conor McGregor has made an astonishing claim to viciously defeat champ Khabib Nurmagomedov «in the name of the Russian people», at the New York press conference ahead of their fight at UFC 229. Read Full Article at RT.com

‘He thinks he can KO me, we’ll see’: Khabib lays into McGregor ahead of UFC 229 press conference

Khabib Nurmagomedov says he plans to grind Conor McGregor down when they meet at UFC 229, laying into the Irish star as the pair prepare for the event’s first press conference in New York on Thursday. Read Full Article at RT.com
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‘He thinks he can KO me, we’ll see’: Khabib lays into McGregor ahead of UFC 229 press conference

Khabib Nurmagomedov says he plans to grind Conor McGregor down when they meet at UFC 229, laying into the Irish star as the pair prepare for the event’s first press conference in New York on Thursday. Read Full Article at RT.com

‘This is a turning point in the whole story’ – Swiss sports lawyer on RUSADA reinstatement

WADA’s decision to reinstate the Russian anti-doping agency (RUSADA) is a “turning point” in the long-running doping saga, according to renowned Swiss sports lawyer Lucien W. Valloni. Read Full Article at RT.com
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‘This is a turning point in the whole story’ – Swiss sports lawyer on RUSADA reinstatement

WADA’s decision to reinstate the Russian anti-doping agency (RUSADA) is a “turning point” in the long-running doping saga, according to renowned Swiss sports lawyer Lucien W. Valloni. Read Full Article at RT.com

‘I’d beat Conor McGregor’s a**!’ – world champion boxer Thurman calls out ‘The Notorious’ (VIDEO)

Undefeated WBA Super world welterweight champion Keith 'One-Time' Thurman has called out UFC superstar Conor McGregor, insisting he would «beat his ass» should the two ever get it on in the ring or octagon. Read Full Article at RT.com
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‘I’d beat Conor McGregor’s a**!’ – world champion boxer Thurman calls out ‘The Notorious’ (VIDEO)

Undefeated WBA Super world welterweight champion Keith 'One-Time' Thurman has called out UFC superstar Conor McGregor, insisting he would «beat his ass» should the two ever get it on in the ring or octagon. Read Full Article at RT.com

Ronaldo & Juventus targeted by 'hooligans' with fireworks before UCL match against Valencia

Cristiano Ronaldo and his Juventus teammates were the target of a 3am firework blitz in a “simple case of hooliganism” while in their hotel ahead of Wednesday’s Champions League game with Valencia. Read Full Article at RT.com
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Ronaldo & Juventus targeted by 'hooligans' with fireworks before UCL match against Valencia

Cristiano Ronaldo and his Juventus teammates were the target of a 3am firework blitz in a “simple case of hooliganism” while in their hotel ahead of Wednesday’s Champions League game with Valencia. Read Full Article at RT.com

‘Who the f*** is that guy?’: Conor McGregor’s most brutal put-downs

Conor ‘The Notorious’ McGregor rarely fails to live up to his reputation inside the octagon and out of it – including with trash talk as brutal as his left hooks in the cage. Read Full Article at RT.com
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‘Who the f*** is that guy?’: Conor McGregor’s most brutal put-downs

Conor ‘The Notorious’ McGregor rarely fails to live up to his reputation inside the octagon and out of it – including with trash talk as brutal as his left hooks in the cage. Read Full Article at RT.com

Female Uber driver suing NFL star Jameis Winston over alleged groping

A female Uber driver is suing Tampa Bay Buccaneers quarterback Jameis Winston over claims of sexual assault stemming from an alleged incident in 2016. Read Full Article at RT.com
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Female Uber driver suing NFL star Jameis Winston over alleged groping

A female Uber driver is suing Tampa Bay Buccaneers quarterback Jameis Winston over claims of sexual assault stemming from an alleged incident in 2016. Read Full Article at RT.com

North and South Korea agree plans for joint Olympic bid

North and South Korea will seek to co-host the 2032 Summer Olympic Games after a planned bid was agreed by the neighbors’ respective leaders, Kim Jong-un and Moon Jae-in, it was confirmed on Wednesday. Read Full Article at RT.com
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North and South Korea agree plans for joint Olympic bid

North and South Korea will seek to co-host the 2032 Summer Olympic Games after a planned bid was agreed by the neighbors’ respective leaders, Kim Jong-un and Moon Jae-in, it was confirmed on Wednesday. Read Full Article at RT.com

'Unacceptable': Aussie footballers' blackface as Williams sisters sparks fresh racism storm (PHOTOS)

As the racism row over Serena Williams’ cartoon depiction in an Australian newspaper rolls on, Aussie footballers have sparked outrage by 'blacking up' as the 23-time Grand Slam winner and her sister Venus in a fancy dress prank. Read Full Article at RT.com
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'Unacceptable': Aussie footballers' blackface as Williams sisters sparks fresh racism storm (PHOTOS)

As the racism row over Serena Williams’ cartoon depiction in an Australian newspaper rolls on, Aussie footballers have sparked outrage by 'blacking up' as the 23-time Grand Slam winner and her sister Venus in a fancy dress prank. Read Full Article at RT.com

Umpire suspended for Kyrgios ‘pep talk’ at US Open

Tennis umpire Mohamed Lahyani has been suspended from his next two scheduled events for appearing to give a pep talk to Australian player Nick Kyrgios at the US Open Read Full Article at RT.com
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Umpire suspended for Kyrgios ‘pep talk’ at US Open

Tennis umpire Mohamed Lahyani has been suspended from his next two scheduled events for appearing to give a pep talk to Australian player Nick Kyrgios at the US Open Read Full Article at RT.com

‘He’ll end up invading the pitch’: Internet recoils after Tony Blair ‘touted as Premier League boss’

Former UK Prime Minister Tony Blair has reportedly been touted as a shock candidate to take over as chairman of the Premier League, with the speculation quickly prompting widespread derision on social media. Read Full Article at RT.com
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‘He’ll end up invading the pitch’: Internet recoils after Tony Blair ‘touted as Premier League boss’

Former UK Prime Minister Tony Blair has reportedly been touted as a shock candidate to take over as chairman of the Premier League, with the speculation quickly prompting widespread derision on social media. Read Full Article at RT.com

Women’s amateur golf star murdered on course in Iowa

A 22-year-old man has been charged with the murder of leading amateur golfer Celia Barquin Arozamena, who was found dead on a golf course in the US state of Iowa on Monday. Read Full Article at RT.com
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Women’s amateur golf star murdered on course in Iowa

A 22-year-old man has been charged with the murder of leading amateur golfer Celia Barquin Arozamena, who was found dead on a golf course in the US state of Iowa on Monday. Read Full Article at RT.com

Khabib will take survival instincts into cage against McGregor – UFC flyweight champ Cejudo (VIDEO)

Reigning UFC flyweight king Henry Cejudo says Khabib Nurmagomedov’s strength lies in internal as well as physical attributes, and that he will bring his formidable survival instincts into the cage when he faces Conor McGregor. Read Full Article at RT.com
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Khabib will take survival instincts into cage against McGregor – UFC flyweight champ Cejudo (VIDEO)

Reigning UFC flyweight king Henry Cejudo says Khabib Nurmagomedov’s strength lies in internal as well as physical attributes, and that he will bring his formidable survival instincts into the cage when he faces Conor McGregor. Read Full Article at RT.com

'You should be able to do half what a guy can' – Serena speaks on sexism, data suggests otherwise

Serena Williams has spoken on her sexism allegations against umpire Carlos Ramos, claiming women should be able to do «half as much as a guy» in regards on-court misdemeanors, despite data proving men are more heavily punished. Read Full Article a
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'You should be able to do half what a guy can' – Serena speaks on sexism, data suggests otherwise

Serena Williams has spoken on her sexism allegations against umpire Carlos Ramos, claiming women should be able to do «half as much as a guy» in regards on-court misdemeanors, despite data proving men are more heavily punished. Read Full Article at RT.com

5 football fans killed in stampede at African Champions League match

Five people were killed and seven injured in a stampede after an African Champions League match in the Angolan capital of Luanda on Saturday. Read Full Article at RT.com
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5 football fans killed in stampede at African Champions League match

Five people were killed and seven injured in a stampede after an African Champions League match in the Angolan capital of Luanda on Saturday. Read Full Article at RT.com

‘You don’t know what he said’: Juventus winger Douglas Costa hits back in spit shame row

Juventus star Douglas Costa has hit back amid the scandal surrounding his red card for spitting at Sassuolo’s Federico Di Francesco on Sunday, claiming he was provoked by the opposition winger. Read Full Article at RT.com
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‘You don’t know what he said’: Juventus winger Douglas Costa hits back in spit shame row

Juventus star Douglas Costa has hit back amid the scandal surrounding his red card for spitting at Sassuolo’s Federico Di Francesco on Sunday, claiming he was provoked by the opposition winger. Read Full Article at RT.com

Cricket Australia to investigate Moeen Ali’s ‘Osama’ insult claims

The Australian cricket authorities said they will investigate claims by England all-rounder Moeen Ali, who says he was called “Osama” by an Aussie player during an Ashes test match in 2015. Read Full Article at RT.com
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Cricket Australia to investigate Moeen Ali’s ‘Osama’ insult claims

The Australian cricket authorities said they will investigate claims by England all-rounder Moeen Ali, who says he was called “Osama” by an Aussie player during an Ashes test match in 2015. Read Full Article at RT.com

Return of the May-Pac? Mayweather announces comeback 'this year' for '9-figure' Pacquiao rematch

Retired all-time boxing great Floyd Mayweather Jr has all but confirmed his comeback to fight former six-weight world champion Manny Pacquiao in a ‘nine-figure’ mega-money rematch of their 2015 superfight. Read Full Article at RT.com
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Return of the May-Pac? Mayweather announces comeback 'this year' for '9-figure' Pacquiao rematch

Retired all-time boxing great Floyd Mayweather Jr has all but confirmed his comeback to fight former six-weight world champion Manny Pacquiao in a ‘nine-figure’ mega-money rematch of their 2015 superfight. Read Full Article at RT.com

Easiest goal of his career? Cristiano Ronaldo FINALLY scores for Juventus (VIDEO)

Cristiano Ronaldo has finally netted the first goals of his Juventus career since completing a $117 million switch from Real Madrid in the summer, netting the first of a brace versus Sassuolo in comically simple fashion. Read Full Article at RT.com
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Easiest goal of his career? Cristiano Ronaldo FINALLY scores for Juventus (VIDEO)

Cristiano Ronaldo has finally netted the first goals of his Juventus career since completing a $117 million switch from Real Madrid in the summer, netting the first of a brace versus Sassuolo in comically simple fashion. Read Full Article at RT.com

Joanna Jedrzejczyk outraged after question about Muay Thai losses to Valentina Shevchenko (VIDEO)

While UFC's former strawweight champion Joanna Jedrzejczyk says she is 'totally open' to fight Valentina Shevchenko in the octagon, she gave quite the reaction when asked about her Muay Thai bouts with 'The Bullet'. Read Full Article at RT.com
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Joanna Jedrzejczyk outraged after question about Muay Thai losses to Valentina Shevchenko (VIDEO)

While UFC's former strawweight champion Joanna Jedrzejczyk says she is 'totally open' to fight Valentina Shevchenko in the octagon, she gave quite the reaction when asked about her Muay Thai bouts with 'The Bullet'. Read Full Article at RT.com

Canelo takes middleweight titles, hands Golovkin 1st career defeat in thrilling rematch

Middleweight boxing superstar Saul 'Canelo' Alvarez has beaten rival Gennady 'GGG' Golovkin in a rematch to win the WBA Super and WBC world titles and hand the Kazakhstan fighter the first and only loss of his professional career. Read Full Article at RT.com
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Canelo takes middleweight titles, hands Golovkin 1st career defeat in thrilling rematch

Middleweight boxing superstar Saul 'Canelo' Alvarez has beaten rival Gennady 'GGG' Golovkin in a rematch to win the WBA Super and WBC world titles and hand the Kazakhstan fighter the first and only loss of his professional career. Read Full Article at RT.com

‘I will retire if US visa issues aren’t resolved’: Mairbek Taisumov opens up after 7th UFC victory

Despite enjoying a successful 7-1 UFC run, Russian lightweight Mairbek Taisumov is still struggling to make the promotion’s top-10 list, as he has never performed in the octagon on American soil. Read Full Article at RT.com
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‘I will retire if US visa issues aren’t resolved’: Mairbek Taisumov opens up after 7th UFC victory

Despite enjoying a successful 7-1 UFC run, Russian lightweight Mairbek Taisumov is still struggling to make the promotion’s top-10 list, as he has never performed in the octagon on American soil. Read Full Article at RT.com

Canelo collapses! Disturbing footage of boxer falling before superfight with 'Triple G' (VIDEO)

Boxing superstar Saul ‘Canelo’ Alvarez dramatically collapsed after the weigh in for his mega fight rematch with Gennady ‘Triple G’ Golovkin, raising fears over his condition for the bout in Las Vegas on Saturday. Read Full Article at RT.com
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Canelo collapses! Disturbing footage of boxer falling before superfight with 'Triple G' (VIDEO)

Boxing superstar Saul ‘Canelo’ Alvarez dramatically collapsed after the weigh in for his mega fight rematch with Gennady ‘Triple G’ Golovkin, raising fears over his condition for the bout in Las Vegas on Saturday. Read Full Article at RT.com

UFC Moscow becomes 5th-biggest in promotion's history, biggest ever MMA event in Russia (VIDEO)

UFC Moscow, the maiden show held in Russia by the world’s premier MMA promotion, recorded an attendance of 22,603 to become the fifth-biggest event in the promotion’s history and biggest ever MMA event ever held in the country. Read Full Article at RT.c
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UFC Moscow becomes 5th-biggest in promotion's history, biggest ever MMA event in Russia (VIDEO)

UFC Moscow, the maiden show held in Russia by the world’s premier MMA promotion, recorded an attendance of 22,603 to become the fifth-biggest event in the promotion’s history and biggest ever MMA event ever held in the country. Read Full Article at RT.com

NFL’s Marcus Peters fined $13K for crotch-grab celebration (VIDEO)

Los Angeles Rams cornerback Marcus Peters has been slapped with a $13,000 for his crotch-grab celebration in his team’s victory over the Oakland Raiders on Monday night. Read Full Article at RT.com
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NFL’s Marcus Peters fined $13K for crotch-grab celebration (VIDEO)

Los Angeles Rams cornerback Marcus Peters has been slapped with a $13,000 for his crotch-grab celebration in his team’s victory over the Oakland Raiders on Monday night. Read Full Article at RT.com

Denis Ten murder case to be taken to court by end of month

The trial into the murder of Kazakh figure skater Denis Ten is expected to begin by the end of September, according to officials. Read Full Article at RT.com
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Denis Ten murder case to be taken to court by end of month

The trial into the murder of Kazakh figure skater Denis Ten is expected to begin by the end of September, according to officials. Read Full Article at RT.com

'McGregor has solid grappling skills': BJJ black-belt Magomadov on Conor sparring session (VIDEO)

After Conor McGregor cranked up the anticipation ahead of his UFC return by posting footage of himself training, RT Sport has an exclusive insight into the Irishman’s preparations after meeting sparring partner Ayub Magomadov. Read Full Article at RT.com
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'McGregor has solid grappling skills': BJJ black-belt Magomadov on Conor sparring session (VIDEO)

After Conor McGregor cranked up the anticipation ahead of his UFC return by posting footage of himself training, RT Sport has an exclusive insight into the Irishman’s preparations after meeting sparring partner Ayub Magomadov. Read Full Article at RT.com

WADA committee recommends reinstating Russian anti-doping agency

The World Anti-Doping Agency’s compliance committee has recommended reinstating Russia’s anti-doping body, ahead of a vote on the issue at an executive-level meeting next week, WADA has announced. Read Full Article at RT.com
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WADA committee recommends reinstating Russian anti-doping agency

The World Anti-Doping Agency’s compliance committee has recommended reinstating Russia’s anti-doping body, ahead of a vote on the issue at an executive-level meeting next week, WADA has announced. Read Full Article at RT.com

Cristiano Ronaldo photobombs reporter at Juventus training session (VIDEO)

Portuguese football star Cristiano Ronaldo has shown a knack for parody after he was spotted mocking a reporter who was making a live report from Juventus’ training pitch. Read Full Article at RT.com
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Cristiano Ronaldo photobombs reporter at Juventus training session (VIDEO)

Portuguese football star Cristiano Ronaldo has shown a knack for parody after he was spotted mocking a reporter who was making a live report from Juventus’ training pitch. Read Full Article at RT.com

Osaka to sign mega-money Adidas deal that could rival Serena in highest paid stakes - reports

US Open champion and Serena Williams conqueror Naomi Osaka is reportedly set to sign the biggest-ever deal for a female tennis player with Adidas, that could see her rival Williams as the world’s highest-paid sportswoman. Read Full Article at RT.com
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Osaka to sign mega-money Adidas deal that could rival Serena in highest paid stakes - reports

US Open champion and Serena Williams conqueror Naomi Osaka is reportedly set to sign the biggest-ever deal for a female tennis player with Adidas, that could see her rival Williams as the world’s highest-paid sportswoman. Read Full Article at RT.com

German footballers kicked off team for making ‘Nazi salute’ in photo

Seven German non-league footballers have been booted out of their club after appearing to perform Nazi salutes in a team photo, supposedly as a prank. Read Full Article at RT.com
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German footballers kicked off team for making ‘Nazi salute’ in photo

Seven German non-league footballers have been booted out of their club after appearing to perform Nazi salutes in a team photo, supposedly as a prank. Read Full Article at RT.com

‘Scum will pay for their words!’: Khabib in social media skirmish with Russian rap stars

While verbal skirmishes are common in MMA, Russian UFC star Khabib Nurmagomedov, who is preparing to face Conor McGregor in October, has become involved in an explosive social media exchange with Russian rap artists. Read Full Article at RT.com
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‘Scum will pay for their words!’: Khabib in social media skirmish with Russian rap stars

While verbal skirmishes are common in MMA, Russian UFC star Khabib Nurmagomedov, who is preparing to face Conor McGregor in October, has become involved in an explosive social media exchange with Russian rap artists. Read Full Article at RT.com

‘You’ve been a p**** your whole life!’: Irish coach Keane in alleged foul-mouthed rant at player

Republic of Ireland assistant coach Roy Keane has allegedly been caught directing a foul-mouthed tirade at members of the Irish squad, including calling one player a “c***” who has been a “p****” his whole life. Read Full Article at RT.com
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‘You’ve been a p**** your whole life!’: Irish coach Keane in alleged foul-mouthed rant at player

Republic of Ireland assistant coach Roy Keane has allegedly been caught directing a foul-mouthed tirade at members of the Irish squad, including calling one player a “c***” who has been a “p****” his whole life. Read Full Article at RT.com

Bible bashers: Peruvian churchgoers clash with football ultras over land dispute (VIDEO)

Fans of Peruvian football club Alianza Lima have clashed with local churchgoers in shocking scenes provoked by a land dispute. The church members defaced murals outside the club’s stadium, prompting fury from supporters. Read Full Article at RT.com
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Bible bashers: Peruvian churchgoers clash with football ultras over land dispute (VIDEO)

Fans of Peruvian football club Alianza Lima have clashed with local churchgoers in shocking scenes provoked by a land dispute. The church members defaced murals outside the club’s stadium, prompting fury from supporters. Read Full Article at RT.com