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Showtime calls Mayweather-McGregor massive success
- September 03, 2017

Despite this, the mega fight is expected to break records for pay per view sales, gate takings and total revenue. "Let's get through Mayweather first", White replied. McGregor had some success early on against a watchful Mayweather, but the MMA superstar ultimately proved no match in a ring for boxing's self-proclaimed Best Ever. (more...)
Sabathia shuts down Red Sox again Sabathia shuts down Red Sox again
- September 03, 2017

Yankees starter CC Sabathia went to field it, picked it up but threw it away for an error, allowing Nunez to reach base. "Bunting is part of the game", said Rice. That's what we do. In professional sports, you take advantage of your opponent's weaknesses at every opportunity. "We know past year when he came to us, there were really tight restrictions on him: not starting an inning over 90 pitches". (more...)
Conor McGregor Talks About his Nerves and Emotions Before a Fight Conor McGregor Talks About his Nerves and Emotions Before a Fight
- September 03, 2017

Roddy also discusses the fact McGregor's personality on camera and in the ring - i.e. that of the World's Most Confident Man - is exactly what he's like outside of the public eye, too. I don't want to have my flag inside of your truck like this.' I said, 'Man, I'm not anxious about that.' He's saying, 'You never know if you ever need someone, so...' -- I already knew where he was going with it. (more...)
CC Sabathia's criticism won't stop Red Sox from bunting CC Sabathia's criticism won't stop Red Sox from bunting
- September 03, 2017

Fister (4-7) gave up doubles by Brett Gardner and Aaron Judge to begin the first inning, and little else. Boston is also 5-1 in Pomeranz's last six road starts and 20-8 in Pomeranz's last 28 starts. Opponents can only try to beat the Yankees left-hander one way. He allowed 4 hits, struck out 5 and walked 1. Asked whether the Red Sox said anything back, Sabathia, with an expletive, said: "I don't even care about what they have to say. (more...)
Showtime Says Mayweather vs. McGregor Trending to Break PPV Record Showtime Says Mayweather vs. McGregor Trending to Break PPV Record
- September 03, 2017

This week, footage emerged of Cleveland Cavaliers superstars LeBron James and J.R. Smith speaking on McGregor facing off against the boxing icon. And being competitive isn't quite enough. Confidence or arrogance, depending on how you look at it, oozes from both Mayweather and McGregor. When you see a boxer take a good blow to the face on TV - like when his head snaps backward or to the side - you often see a swath of sweat spray through the air. (more...)
McGregor Blasts Mayweather Fight As 'The Rules Of A Circus' McGregor Blasts Mayweather Fight As 'The Rules Of A Circus'
- September 03, 2017

He believed it would have been a closer fight had he prepared a little differently, after losing via technical knockout in the 10th round. She likened the mismatch to "having a dance partner who's on a different rhythm to you", with the thought being that this could throw off Mayweather . (more...)