Conor McGregor suspended from UFC on medical grounds

Conor McGregor suspended from UFC on medical grounds

McGregor was beaten in the fourth round by NurmagomedovConor McGregor has been suspended for a month on medical grounds after his UFC 229 defeat by Khabib Nurmagomedov. McGregor was beaten in Las Vegas when he tapped out in the fourth round following Nurmagomedov administering a rear-naked choke. Nevada State Athletic Commission (NSAC) sanctioned the bout…

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England to face under-strength South Africa at Twickenham

England to face under-strength South Africa at Twickenham

Full-back Willie le Roux will miss South Africa’s match with England on 3 November at TwickenhamEngland will face an under-strength South Africa next month after Premiership Rugby reiterated its policy not to release English-based Springboks for the match. It means the Boks will be without stars including Sale scrum-half Faf de Klerk and Wasps full-back…

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Russia internationals Aleksandr Kokorin & Pavel Mamaev investigated over attack

Russia internationals Aleksandr Kokorin & Pavel Mamaev investigated over attack

Kokorin (left) and Mamaev (right) played together for Russia at Euro 2016Two Russia internationals are under investigation over an attack on a civil servant in a cafe in Moscow. Zenit St Petersburg’s Aleksandr Kokorin and Krasnodar’s Pavel Mamaev are said to have attacked trade ministry official Denis Pak, leaving him needing medical treatment. Russia’s interior…

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