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White says 'hell no' to Masvidal-McGregor fight

July 17, 2019 - 10:37am
After his 5-second knockout over Ben Askren at UFC 239, UFC welterweight Jorge Masvidal wants to fight Conor McGregor next, but UFC president Dana White told TMZ, "Hell no." He said Masvidal is too big for McGregor.
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Cards release Harrison after arrest warrant issued

July 17, 2019 - 10:37am
North Carolina police issued a felony arrest warrant for lineman Desmond Harrison, who was released by the Cardinals, on charges of assault on a person by strangulation and assault on a female by a male.
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R&A executive defends pay gap between Opens

July 17, 2019 - 10:37am
R&A chief executive Martin Slumbers defended the sizable gap between purses for The Open Championship and the Women's British Open, even as reporters peppered him with questions about the disparity during a news conference on Wednesday.
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Passan: 10 things to watch in the two weeks prior to the MLB trade deadline

July 17, 2019 - 10:37am
From the aces who might move to the contenders that could go big, here's where the major players and teams stand as the countdown to the new single deadline heats up.
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John Elway, at a crossroads, needs answers for Broncos' future

July 17, 2019 - 10:37am
Since winning Super Bowl 50, Elway's Broncos have slid and fallen apart. Now Denver's beloved star faces real questions about his future with the team.
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Midyear MMA awards: A stunning KO and a big surprise top 2019 so far

July 17, 2019 - 10:37am
With International Fight Week in the books, it's now the official midpoint of the MMA year. Which fighters and fights stood out? ESPN's panel gives its winners.
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Atlantic preview: Welcome to Clemson's world

July 17, 2019 - 10:37am
Can anyone give Clemson a scare? Will Florida State turn things around? What are the expectations for Scott Satterfield at Louisville? We dig into these questions and more in our ACC Atlantic team previews.
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Coastal preview: Get ready for more chaos and unpredictability

July 17, 2019 - 10:37am
Can Miami find a competent quarterback? We dig into the big questions.
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How Dos Anjos' volume could be the difference against Edwards

July 17, 2019 - 10:37am
Rafael dos Anjos vs. Leon Edwards on Saturday will come down to who is able to impose their style of fight, and several key metrics could offer the key to how it'll play out.
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The legend of Manny Pacquiao continues against a dangerous, younger Keith Thurman

July 17, 2019 - 10:37am
Manny Pacquiao-Keith Thurman is a legitimately appealing fight, a fading superstar still writing history against a hungry technical fighter who needs the win to get to the elite level. And there is reasonable expectation they will do justice to the hype.
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Breaking down Pacquiao vs. Thurman: Who has the edge?

July 17, 2019 - 10:37am
Saturday's welterweight title fight is one of the most anticipated bouts this year, but who has the edge? We break down what could swing the fight.
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Q&A: Virginia's Tony Bennett on recruiting, transfer rules and a title's impact

July 17, 2019 - 10:37am
Tony Bennett sat down with ESPN to discuss the road ahead for Virginia after winning the national title.
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Should F1 bring back refuelling?

July 17, 2019 - 10:37am
Our F1 team talks about the biggest issues in the sport right now -- Vettel's uncertain future, Helmut Marko's buyers' remorse and whether Valtteri Bottas has any chance of making 2019 a genuine fight.
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Djokovic rules, Serena falls short: What we learned at Wimbledon

July 17, 2019 - 10:37am
The Big Three remains, well, big (especially Novak Djokovic), but is Serena Williams running out of Grand Slam title chances? We look back at an eventful Wimbledon.
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Ensan pockets $10M with pocket kings at WSOP

July 17, 2019 - 7:37am
Hossein Ensan defeated Dario Sammartino heads up to clinch the 2019 World Series of Poker main event title and the $10 million first-place prize.
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The ESPN Daily: The annual Madden ratings beef, the summer league's hottest kicks and a marriage of champions

July 17, 2019 - 7:37am
A daily rundown of the top stories in sports.
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Why things don't look good for Tiger and other big Open questions

July 17, 2019 - 7:37am
All signs point toward a rough week for Tiger Woods. But what about Rory McIlroy on home soil, Brooks Koepka making another major run and the other pressing major questions at Royal Portrush?
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Rory or the field? Our experts make their picks for The Open

July 17, 2019 - 7:37am
The majority of experts like Rory McIlroy to finish holding the Claret Jug. But a few other choices snuck in there, including Tommy Fleetwood's breakthrough moment.
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Baker Mayfield isn't afraid of the hype

July 17, 2019 - 7:37am
The uncompromising, unapologetic quarterback is a big reason the Browns are the NFL's hottest team (yeah, you read that right).
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Boycotts, bruised egos: How players reacted to Madden NFL 20 ratings

July 17, 2019 - 7:37am
DeMarcus Lawrence called for a boycott. Others were just as upset, some reactions tongue-in-cheek. It happens every July when Madden player ratings are revealed.
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