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Celtic E-Sports League: Monday Night Review #9

OXFORD, ENGLAND - AUGUST 30: Detail shot of a Mitre Oxford United Sky Bet League Two match ball and Nike boots during the Sky Bet League Two match between Oxford United and Dagenham & Redbridge at Kassam Stadium on August 30, 2014 in Oxford, England. (Photo by Martin Willetts/Getty Images)

Monday night’s games included Dundalk (Kevin Connolly) against Shamrock Rovers (Jake Roberts) and Crusaders (Nathan Dodds) versus Wolves (Chappers) The first game was dominated by Jake Roberts as he won all three legs in this fixture. He stuck to his tried and tested teams (for example, France) and was much more comfortable on the ball compared to his opposition player, Kevin Connolly. …

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Carl Frampton Will Have To Wait For Trilogy Fight With Santa Cruz

WBA World Featherweight Title - Frampton vs Cruz II, MGM Grand Garden Arena, Las Vegas, Nevada, USA 28/1/2017 Carl Frampton in action against Leo Santa Cruz Mandatory Credit ©INPHO/Presseye/William Cherry

Carl Frampton’s hopes of a third fight against Leo Santa Cruz have suffered a setback. The Northern Irishman was hoping to avenge his only defeat, with a trilogy fight against the Mexican in Belfast this summer. However, the WBA have now ordered their super champion to take on regular champion Abner Mares in order to crown a single WBA featherweight …

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Jason Day To Return To Competitive Action In An Upbeat Mood At The Masters

AUSTIN, TX - MARCH 21: Jason Day of Australia speaks to the media in a press conference ahead of the WGC Dell Match Play at Austin Country Club on March 21, 2017 in Austin, Texas. (Photo by Richard Heathcote/Getty Images)

World number three Jason Day is to return to competitive action in a more upbeat mood at this week’s Masters in Augusta. Day’s involvement in the competition has been in doubt recently as the Australian had been concentrating on his mother’s lung cancer battle, withdrawing from the  WGC-Dell Technologies Match Play after only six holes last month. However, Day’s mother …

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Billy Joe Saunders To Move On With Career After ‘GGG’ Fails To Meet Deadline For Unification Fight

WBO middleweight champion Billy Joe Saunders has insisted he will now move on with his career, after Gennady Golovkin failed to meet a deadline to agree to a huge unification fight. After pound-for-pound number one Golovkin beat Daniel Jacobs last month, he said he 100% wanted to fight Saunders next. However, the unbeaten Kazakh star stalled on signing the contracts which …

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Celtic E-Sports League: Wednesday Night Review #8

SYDNEY, AUSTRALIA - FEBRUARY 25: Mark Paston of Wellington dives to make a save during the round 21 A-League match between Sydney FC and Wellington Phoenix at Sydney Football Stadium on February 25, 2012 in Sydney, Australia. (Photo by Ryan Pierse/Getty Images)

Wednesday night’s games included Wolves (Kevin Connolly) against Hibernian (Graham Mcintyre) and Hamilton (Jack Beasley) versus The New Saints (Chappers FIFA) The first game was Wolves against Hibs. This game ended in a 1-1 draw as both players looked to gain a vital win in a very tight league table. Both players had their fair share of possession and both were …

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Celtic E-Sports League: Monday Night Review #8

NEWCASTLE, AUSTRALIA - DECEMBER 04: Close up of boots and ball during the round nine A-League match between the Newcastle Jets and Sydney FC at McDonald Jones Stadium on December 4, 2016 in Newcastle, Au (Photo by Ashley Feder/Getty Images)

Monday night’s Celtic E-Sports League games included the following: Shamrock Rovers (Jake Roberts) versus Linfield (Jordan Geary) and Crusaders (Nathan Moore) against Dundalk (Graham Leydon).  Shamrock Rovers were looking to continue their rich vein of form in the league and they did so in impressive fashion. A well placed finish in the 26th minute seemed to knock any momentum out of Linfield. …

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The Oakland Raiders Are Moving To Las Vegas

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NFL franchise Oakland Raiders have confirmed that they will be moving to Las Vegas. The AFC West outfit will be moving to ‘Sin City’ in Nevada. It is not uncommon for American Football sides to up sticks and move cities, with the Rams and the Chargers also making switches in recent seasons. Raiders owner Mark Davies spoke of his delight …

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Twitter Reacts To Katie Taylor’s Shutout Decision Win Over Former IBF Title Challenger

In moving to 4-0 as a professional, 2012 Olympic gold medallist Katie Taylor looked absolutely electric at the M.E.N Arena on Saturday night. Taking on a seasoned performer in Bulgaria’s Milena Koleva, who fought for the IBF super-featherweight title as recently as January, Taylor swept all eight rounds on the scorecard of referee Howard Foster, who was the lone official …

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Celtic E-Sports League: Wednesday Night Review #7

HULL, ENGLAND - DECEMBER 28: David Stockdale the Fulham goalkeeper kicks the Nike Incyte match ball upfield during the Barclays Premier League match between Hull City and Fulham at KC Stadium on December 28, 2013 in Hull, England. (Photo by Matthew Lewis/Getty Images)

Wednesday night’s games consisted of the following: Crusaders (Nathan Dodds) versus Hibernian (Graham McIntyre) and Crusaders versus Linfield (Nathan Moore) Crusaders took on Hibs in the first game of the night In what turned out to be an exciting affair, there was glimpses of class from both sides. Hibs grabbed this game by the throat and won all the key battles on the …

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Celtic E-Sports League: Monday Night Review #7

MADRID, SPAIN - MARCH 08: A Real Madrid player kicks the ball during his warming up before the UEFA Youth League Quarter Final match between Real Madrid CF and AFC Ajax at Estadio Alfredo Di Stefano on March 8, 2017 in Madrid, Spain. (Photo by Gonzalo Arroyo Moreno/Getty Images)

The fixtures on Monday night’s edition of the Celtic E-Sports League were: Shamrock Rovers (Jake Roberts) versus Hibernian (Graham McIntyre) and Hamilton (Jack Beasley) versus Dundalk (Graham Leydon) The first game of the night featured Shamrock Rovers against Hibs. Hibs took an early lead with a smash and grab type goal as they countered downfield and scored against the run of play. …

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