RB Leipzig boss Julian Nagelsmann resigned to losing No.1 Liverpool target Timo Werner

Timo Werner blasted his 31st goal of the season on Monday night and afterwards Julian Nagelsmann appeared resigned to losing his star man
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Tyron Woodley tops UFC on ESPN 9 fighter salaries despite loss to Gilbert Burns

Gilbert Burns dominated Tyron Woodley at UFC on ESPN 9 on Saturday in Las Vegas. He couldn’t best the former champ on the payroll, though. Despite losing the fight via a unanimous decision, Woodley topped the UFC on ESPN 9 fighter salaries at $200,000. In notching the victory, Burns earned $168,000; $84,000 for fighting and $84,000 for winning. Though it’s not part of the disclosed payroll, Burns added another $50,000 to his take home with a Performance of the Night bonus. The next biggest earner on the fight card was heavyweight Augusto Sakai, who earned $100,000 for his co-main event victory…

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Video: Jon Jones confronts vandals during riots

UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones may be embroiled in a standoff with UFC president Dana White, but he still made time to take to the streets of Albuquerque, N.M. to confront a couple of would-be vandals. The young men that had spray cans in hand, apparently looking to vandalize property as part of the ongoing riots across the United States. There have been numerous peaceful protests across the country out of respect for George Floyd, a black man that was killed by a police officer who pinned him to the ground with his knee across Floyd’s neck. The incident lit…

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Transfer insider warns Man Utd why double transfer blow is likely

United have been warned they could miss out on two top targets after an insider gave a revealing insight into the mood over player sales.
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Watch Amanda Nunes destroy Cris Cyborg inside of a minute (UFC 250 Free Fight)

Amanda Nunes became the first woman two-division champion in UFC history when she knocked out Cris Cyborg at UFC 232. “The Lioness” only needed 51 seconds to end Cyborg’s 145-pound reign. Nunes will make the first defense of that featherweight title at UFC 250 on June 6 against Felicia Spencer. TRENDING > Henry Cejudo removed from official UFC rankings, issues statement (Video courtesy of UFC) …

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UFC honors George Floyd during Saturday’s UFC on ESPN 9 broadcast

The Ultimate Fighting Championship returned to its Las Vegas backyard on Saturday for UFC on ESPN: Woodley vs. Burns at the UFC Apex facility. The fight promotion was the first major sports organization to return to holding events, without spectators, during the COVID-19 pandemic. Saturday was the fourth UFC event this month. In their previous broadcast, the focus was on healthcare workers battling the outbreak and those affected. At the beginning of Saturday’s broadcast, the fight promotion honored George Floyd, the Minneapolis man whose death while in police custody on Monday has led to a national uprising. The tragic incident was…

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Mackenzie Dern tops UFC on ESPN 9 bonuses

In her second fight back since giving birth to her first child, Mackenzie Dern led the charge on the UFC on ESPN 9 performance bonuses. The Ultimate Fighting Championship returned to Las Vegas on Saturday, while Dern returned to form. The UFC re-launched combat sports on its home turf in Nevada following a three-fight stint over an eight-day span in Florida earlier this month. It was the first combat sports event in the state since the world went into a virtual shutdown because of the global coronavirus crisis. UFC on ESPN 9 took place at the promotion’s own Apex facility. Dern…

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