Lions' Bell (knee, Achilles) progressing in rehab

Lions' Bell (knee, Achilles) progressing in rehab

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Champions Tour cancels Sept. event in China

Champions Tour cancels Sept. event in China

Source: http://espn.go.com/golf/story/_/id/13509813/champions-tour-cancels-china-event-deadly-explosion

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Langer ready to defend his Dick’s Sporting Goods Open titleENDICOTT,…

Since it became a stop on the Champions Tour eight years ago, the Dick’s Sporting Goods Open has not had a repeat champion.

Source: http://www.topix.com/golf/2015/08/langer-ready-to-defend-his-dicks-sporting-goods-open-titleendicott?fromrss=1

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UFC on Fox 17 Fight Card: Nik Lentz Returns to 155 Pounds Against Danny Castillo

Although he was ranked among the top 10 competitors in the 145-pound division, Nik Lentz has decided to return to the lightweight division. The Carny will meet Danny Castillo at UFC on Fox 17 on December 19.

The matchup was announced by the UFC on Tuesday.

Lentz won his first three bouts in the featherweight class and rose into title contention. However, he ran into some tough opponents after that, losing to Chad Mendes and Charles Oliveira in two of his past three outings.

Falling against opponents like Mendes and Oliveira was nothing to get too discouraged about, so Lentz could be making a mistake in leaving the division in which he was an established contender. However, the lightweight landscape has changed since Lentz last competed at 155 pounds, so he might be able to make a run toward the top there as well.

Meanwhile, Castillo has lost three in a row. Despite the skid, Last Call has received another shot, likely because his most recent defeat came in a split decision against Jim Miller. Still, one would expect Castillo to see a lesser opponent than Lentz after such a long slump.

While the matchup might not make perfect sensegiven Lentz’s position in and Castillo’s absence from the UFC rankingsLentz and Castillo do match up well on paper. Both are solid wrestlers with some big wins on their resumes, so this should be competitive for all three rounds.

As UFC on Fox 17 is shaping up to be a stacked card, Lentz and Castillo will probably end up on the preliminary card. A lightweight title bout between Rafael dos Anjos and Donald Cerrone will headline the event, while heavyweights Junior dos Santos and Alistair Overeem will also appear.

Read more UFC news on BleacherReport.com

Source: http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2554876-ufc-on-fox-17-fight-card-nik-lentz-returns-to-155-pounds-against-danny-castillo

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Czech Mates Kvitova, Safarova in New Haven Final

Petra Kvitova and Lucie Safarova will meet in an all-Czech final at the Connecticut Open after the compatriots enjoyed straight sets wins in their respective semi-final matches in New Haven on Friday.









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Report: Wild assistant Sydor enters treatment

Report: Wild assistant Sydor enters treatment

Source: http://www.cbssports.com/nhl/eye-on-hockey/25279530/report-wild-coach-darryl-sydor-enters-treatment-after-drunk-driving-arrest

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Kaymer loses PGA Tour membership for 1 year

Kaymer loses PGA Tour membership for 1 year

Source: http://espn.go.com/golf/story/_/id/13512527/martin-kaymer-loses-pga-tour-membership-next-season

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Tuned up: Serena beats Halep to win Cincy title

Tuned up: Serena beats Halep to win Cincy title

Source: http://espn.go.com/tennis/story/_/id/13495801/serena-williams-defeats-simona-halep-win-cincinnati-title

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Junior Dos Santos vs. Alistair Overeem Official for UFC on Fox 17 in December

Block out your calendar for Dec. 19 right now. 

You’re busy. No, you can’t go to that office Christmas party. Your family reunion can wait. 

Junior dos Santos will fight Alistair Overeem at UFC on Fox 17, and that’s all that matters for that Saturday. 

UFC.com’s Thomas Gerbasi announced this high-profile heavyweight clash on Tuesday, and fans immediately began to buzz and stir. After so much time waiting for these two to square off inside the cage (including a previously canceled bout at UFC 160), it’s finally here.  

Dos Santos strolls into the bout ranked No. 2 in the heavyweight division, while Overeem clocks in at No. 9. Despite this rankings discrepancy, Dos Santos has won one of his past two bouts, while Overeem has emerged victorious in two straight. 

To his credit, Dos Santos has faced the tougher competition during his stretch, losing to former UFC heavyweight champ Cain Velasquez and defeating Stipe Miocic. Overeem, meanwhile, has triumphed over Stefan Struve and Roy Nelson in succession. 

If the thought of two top-tier heavyweight strikers throwing fists, elbows, shins and knees inside the UFC Octagon until somebody falls down doesn’t tickle your fancy, the UFC on Fox 17 card gets even better. 

Above this co-main event between Dos Santos and Overeem is a lightweight title fight between champion Rafael dos Anjos and Donald “Cowboy” Cerrone

Dos Anjos already beat Cerrone at UFC Fight Night 27 in August 2013, but no lightweight has been as hot as Cowboy since that time. 

The 32-year-old combatant has fought eight times since dropping that decision to Dos Anjos, winning all eight, with five coming via stoppage. 

This remarkable run earned him a shot at Dos Anjos‘ crown. Tune in when the UFC touches down in Orlando, Florida, this winter to see if he can snag it. 

You don’t have anything better to do, anyway. 

Read more UFC news on BleacherReport.com

Source: http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2555213-junior-dos-santos-vs-alistair-overeem-official-for-ufc-on-fox-17-in-december

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Previewing the 2015 FedEx Cup playoffs

Previewing the 2015 FedEx Cup playoffs

Source: http://espn.go.com/blog/statsinfo/post/_/id/108689/previewing-the-2015-fedexcup-playoffs

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