While others on the bill failed to live up to it, McGregor once again proved his value to the UFC by putting on a spectacular show with another superb knockout win to go with his 13-second defeat of Jose Aldo for the featherweight crown. The UFC President stated that he wants Conor to enjoy the night and did not reveal his immediate plans. The last time two champs fought , Georges St-Pierre defended his light heavyweight belt against welterweight champ B.J.
As long as they win out, they'll slide into the top four on the back of the Michigan-Ohio State game. There are a couple of things, though, to keep our eye on as we move forward. But without a shot at the ACC title, will the committee be willing to give two spots to the ACC conference? The Buckeyes were outside of the Top 4 last week before their 62-3 win over Maryland.
The Americans were overrun by Los Ticos , who badly exposed the US defense, and offered little purchase in the attacking third to hand Jurgen Klinsmann's team a second-consecutive loss to start the Hexagonal stage on the road to Russian Federation.
Colin de Grandhomme, the Harare-born Auckland allrounder who had previously taken just one five-wicket haul in 83 first-class games, had the best figures (6 for 41) by a New Zealand debutant. In the last couple of seasons Wagner has developed short-pitched bowling into the body as part of his armoury. Tim Southee snared two of the final three wickets, with Neil Wagner picking up the other.
The Football Association is conducting a "proper investigation" to establish what England captain Wayne Rooney and any of its staff did on Saturday night at the team's base in The Grove Hotel. "Over the last two or three days (Rooney) trained like everybody else, he wants to play like everybody else, he's ready". Mourinho also claimed he is not afforded the level of respect given to Arsenal's Arsène Wenger but said this may be because of his outstanding record of success.
Defensive midfielder Casemiro (fibula) and captain Sergio Ramos (knee) are pushing for returns having not played since September and Antic believes this is not an ideal scenario for Bernabeu boss Zinedine Zidane. It might be the last one at the Calderon. Simeone also hailed the quality of Madrid midfielder Luka Modric , who is set to start his first game in nearly two months following a knee operation, saying the Croatian's return was more important to the still-unbeaten Los Blancos ...