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UFC 190: Rousey big favorite on Correia's turf

Can Bethe Correia upend near impossible odds and become the first mixed martial artist to defeat bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey? Brett Okamoto breaks down their UFC 190 bout.

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37mGordon Edes

Lucchino leaving role as Red Sox president, CEO

Larry Lucchino, a baseball franchise-builder in three cities who oversaw three World Series titles with the Red Sox, is stepping down as team president and CEO at the end of the year.

Giants spoil Hamels' Texas debut (1:01)
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Stanton rehab 'definitely slower' than expected

Marlins right fielder Giancarlo Stanton was hoping to return within six weeks of surgery on his fractured left wrist, but slow progress in recovery means he'll be out longer than expected.

Puig robs Trout with diving catch (0:21)
Scott Rohrer wins record-setting gold (2:09)
Face to Face: Mo'ne Davis (6:35)
Team World triumphs in inaugural Africa Game (1:23)
Fowler one shot back after third round (2:02)
Does Rousey need a rival? (1:07)
Fan can't get in or out of poncho (0:30)
Altidore sees red in MLS match (1:19)
Richardson sorry, thankful to Jets organization (0:28)
13hDan Graziano

Giants bleachers buckle due to Beckham mania

Giants fans trying to get an autograph from Odell Beckham Jr. following Friday's practice got so crazy they caused the bleachers to buckle, forcing the team to change its policy.

Marshall dunks a familiar Carter jam (0:24)
Watch Parker KO Tupou in first round (0:56)
1dDan Szymborski

Szymborski: Ranking deadline performances

Teams such as the Blue Jays and Royals fulfilled their short- and long-term goals -- while others, such as the Padres, Red Sox and seemingly all of the NL Central, stood pat.

6hTristan H. Cockcroft

Fantasy Baseball: Forecaster Aug. 3-9

Tristan H. Cockcroft digests all the moves at the MLB trade deadline to serve up the best pitcher and hitter matchups for Week 17, which lasts from Aug. 3-9.

Jin-Young Ko, Teresa Lu share lead at Women's British Open (4:44)
Chelsea players target Premier League retention (1:05)
Luck focused on camp, starting fresh (1:18)
Carly Booth on brother's impact (0:31)
USC to best Oregon in Pac-12? (0:23)
Burke: Clippers managed to ace offseason (1:34)


Michael Huang @michaelhuang55

Rua got got tagged little Nog pouring it on then Rua comes back, both just leaving it all out there as round 1 ends. Rua cut under left eye

ICYMI: Those are fighting words

Ronda Rousey and Bethe Correia put on training exhibitions for the Brazilian fans before Saturday's fight, but Correia's words weren't just for practice: "I will fight to knock Ronda down."


Michael Huang @michaelhuang55

Should Shogun Rua get another shot at the title at some point? This isn't a fight that will elevate him in the rankings if he wins.

UFC 190: Shogun vs. Minotoro

No. 8 light heavyweight contender Mauricio Rua is set to face No. 11 Antonio Rogerio Nogueira. This is a rematch of their 2005 memorable clash in PRIDE where Rua came away with the decision win.

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Moreira submits Bruno

Glaico Franca Moreira sunk in a rear-naked choke against Fernando Bruno in the waning seconds of the fight to claim The Ultimate Fighter Brazil lightweight win.

Emotional Malignaggi talks retirement

Said Paulie Malignaggi after his KO loss to Danny Garcia: "I felt like if I didn't come up with a big performance tonight, that it would be my last fight. ... I was thinking 'Don't give in. This is your last night if you give in.'" Will he fight again? "Probably not. ... if it ends in Brooklyn tonight, at least I ended it at home."


The best first round you'll ever see

Daniel Jacobs defeated Sergio Mora by TKO in the second round on Saturday, which was a bit anticlimactic after the two traded punches that doubled as automobile collisions in the first.


ICYMI: Rousey dedicates fight to late Piper

"Rowdy" Roddy Piper passed away Friday at the age of 61. After the news, Ronda Rousey posted a photo of Piper on Instagram and promised to do justice to the nickname Piper gave her. 'This one's for you Roddy'

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Giants spoil Hamels' Texas debut

Cole Hamels gave up 5 runs over 7 2/3 innings, as San Francisco rode a multi-HR night from Brandon Belt to a 9-7 win in 11 innings. Belt had just 1 HR in all of July.


'Moose' Barrett lifts all in Games finale

In a finale unlike any in Special Olympics history, Jackie Barrett brought the 2015 World Summer Games to a close Saturday night as only the self-anointed "Newfoundland Moose" could. Sets 3 World Games records

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UFC 190: Franca vs. Bruno

Glaico Franca faces Fernando Bruno in a lightweight match in both fighters' native country, Brazil.

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Hometown Heroes: USA volleyball

Marty Smith talks to the members of the USA volleyball team about what it means to them to participate in Special Olympics World Games: "We need to be brothers. We've got to work together to win."


Baseball movement not done yet

Yovani Gallardo. Ian Kennedy. And a certain Red Sox infielder. The Baseball Tonight crew discusses the top players who could be dealt before the waiver trade deadline on Aug. 31.


ICYMI: Rousey, Correia talk trash

UFC fighters Ronda Rousey and Bethe Correia had plenty to say before they face off at UFC 190 tonight for the women's bantamweight championship.


Michael Huang @michaelhuang55

Awesome fight from TUF Brazil finalists. Vieira might have had the first two rounds and Lopes got the last. But it is a uni dec for Vieira

Vieira tops Lopes via decision

Reginaldo Vieira got the nod on all three of the judges' scorecards over Dileno Lopes to become The Ultimate Fighter Brazil's bantamweight champion.

Teddy's take on Garcia-Malignaggi

Teddy Atlas likens Danny Garcia to an annoying neighbor who wouldn't leave Paulie Malignaggi alone. Oh, and this neighbor also throws hundreds of punches.


Stanton recovery slower than expected

Marlins slugger Giancarlo Stanton was hoping to return within 6 weeks of having surgery on his fractured left wrist, but the progress isn't going as expected. "Definitely slower," Stanton said. "That's the generation of your whole swing is that turnover [with] your hand and your wrist. I know what a sore wrist feels like, and now with a broken hand and the sore wrist, it takes a little longer."

Final: Giants 9, Rangers 7 (11)

San Francisco scored 3 times in the 8th inning to force extras before Hunter Pence and Brandon Belt each homered in the 11th to end the Rangers' 3-game win streak. Cole Hamels allowed 5 runs over 7 2/3 innings in his first start with Texas. Box score