Cain Velasquez retained the Ultimate Fighting Championship heavyweight title in the main event of UFC 160 at the MGM Grand on Saturday night with a quick knockout of Antonio “Bigfoot” Silva.
UFC 160 ANALYSIS
Ten years after Chris Moneymaker parlayed a $39 investment in an online poker tournament into a $2.5 million payday as the 2003 World Series of Poker champion, the “Moneymaker Effect” continues to impact the poker world.
Gary Lineker, one of England’s all-time greatest goal scorers, famously said that soccer “is a simple game; 22 men chase a ball for 90 minutes and at the end, the Germans always win.”
New Mexico showed Friday why it is the Mountain West’s best hitting team.
■ WINNING/LOSING PITCHER: 51s, Carlos Torres (3-3); Bees, Jarrett Grube (0-1)
Playing hard to get is something Deshaun Thomas might regret if his cellphone is quiet on NBA Draft night.
LONDON — Arjen Robben scored in the 89th minute Saturday to give Bayern Munich a 2-1 win over German rival Borussia Dortmund in the Champions League final, ending four years of frustration for his team in Europe’s biggest tournament.
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INDIANAPOLIS — He’s the hometown hope, the Butler University alumnus and die-hard Indiana Pacers fan who has put his modest, one-car program on the pole for the Indianapolis 500 ahead of powerhouse programs from Penske Racing and Andretti Autosport.