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Rio 2016 Olympics: What Brazil is worrying about with 100 days to depart

( CNN) If Olympic opening ceremonies should capture the atmosphere in a host person, then Rio 2016 ‘s curtain-raiser should be interesting. With 100 daylights until the Games inaugurate, Brazil is unraveling rapidly — largely overshadowing the impending arrival of sport’s greatest showpiece. JUST WATCHED 2 killed in Rio bike path downfall JUST WATCHED Will Brazil fill the Olympic stands?

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Conor McGregor’s sparring partner quits, calling Mayweather build-up a ‘fiasco’

Questions about Conor McGregors preparations for his fight with Floyd Mayweather have surfaced after Paulie Malignaggi said he will leave the Irishmans camp Questions about Conor McGregors preparations for his fight with Floyd Mayweather have surfaced again after his sparring partner, the retired boxer Paulie Malignaggi, said he will leave the Irishmans camp and described the event as a fiasco. …

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‘Dirtbag’: Conor McGregor’s former sparring partner resumes criticize

A week after walking out of Conor McGregors training camp, his former sparring partner has launched into another attack on the Irishman A week after walking out of Conor McGregors training camp, his former sparring partner has launched into another attack on the Irishman. Paulie Malignaggi was helping McGregor to prepare for his fighting against former boxing world champion Floyd …

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Rio 2016: New chronicles and big surprises Monday

( CNN) The Rio Olympic Games terminated its first day of its final week with spectacular drama, controversial decision, game-changing indiscretions and heavy showers. Heavy rain delayed occasions although some opponents — hurdlers, field hockey players and discus throwers — got caught in it. But in the end there was more drama than simply what was caused by a slippery …

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Stops, boastings and hype: there is much of Trump in Conor McGregor

As the UFC prepares to obligates its entry in New York, it is becoming increasingly clear that the Irishman is driving the UFCs money machine Conor McGregor sat on a theatre below Madison Square Garden on Tuesday evening, clutching a claim region that should no longer be his and vowing to grab another fighters from the counter before him. And …

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Return of the king: Jon Jones looks to outrun past against Daniel Cormier

Josh Gross: After a self-inflicted fall from grace spanning nearly three years, Jon Jones is finally back to reclaim the UFC light heavyweight title he surrendered in disgrace Somewhere along the way, Jon Jones stopped caring. On the list of sins against the gifts he was given, its arguably his worst. I just took it all for granted, Jones said …

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Will the UFC’s drug-testing curriculum prove too plausible for its own good?

Les Carpenter: The UFC precisely might have the best drug-testing program in sports but the rash of failed tests around UFC 200 pictures credibility comes at a price Just a week ago, Brock Lesnar stood in a tent behind Las Vegass T-Mobile Arena celebrating a most preposterous win. He giggled. He strutted. He joked about was intended to booze a …

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