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UFC Lightweight Champ Khabib Nurmagomedov Has A Message For Dustin Poirier: Prepare To Be Mauled

Khabib Nurmagomedov did not think Dustin Poirier would beat Max Holloway at UFC 236, but he did, and now it looks as if Nurmagomedov and Poirier could meet as early as September. “I think it was very good performance from Dustin Poirier,” Nurmagomedov said on the UFC on ESPN+ 7 post-fight show. “Honestly, before fight I think Holloway going to beat him. This is my prediction when you talk with friends, with father, with team, but he impressed me. Dustin has impressed me. I think he has very good...
Tags: News, Ufc, Espn, Poirier, Dustin, Holloway, Khabib Nurmagomedov, Nurmagomedov, Max Holloway, Dustin Poirier

Khabib Nurmagomedov vs. Dustin Poirier is 'next' as both fighters address upcoming battle

A lifetime of hard work paid off for Dustin Poirier on Saturday night as he defeated Max Holloway to become the interim UFC lightweight champion.His reward will be an eventual showdown with undefeated Russian Khabib Nurmagomedov in a title unification bout expected for later this year.“Yes, that’s the fight. Poirier will fight Khabib next, probably in September,” UFC president Dana White confirmed at the UFC 236 post fight press conference.Nurmagomedov is sidelined until at least July while serv...
Tags: News, Ufc, Max, Conor Mcgregor, Dana White, Poirier, Dustin, Holloway, Khabib Nurmagomedov, Khabib, Nurmagomedov, Max Holloway, Dustin Poirier

Poirier bloodies Holloway, wins UFC interim lightweight belt

ATLANTA (AP) — Dustin Poirier bloodied Max Holloway and won a unanimous decision for the UFC interim lightweight title on Saturday night, denying Holloway his chance to become only the fourth fighter to hold two belts at the same time. Holloway, the UFC featherweight champion, moved up the 155-pound class for the first time, attempting […]
Tags: News, Sports, Atlanta, Ap, Ufc, Poirier, Holloway, Max Holloway, Dustin Poirier

UFC 236 weigh-in results: Holloway vs. Poirier and Gastelum vs. Adesanya on point

The UFC returned to Atlanta this week with two interim title fights on tap at the top of the fight card. UFC 236: Holloway vs. Poirier 2 is slated to feature featherweight champion Max Holloway making his move to the 155-pound weight class, where he faces top contender Dustin Poirier for the interim UFC lightweight championship. The winner of the bout is expected to be the next contender to undisputed champion Khabib Nurmagomedov's title when he returns to the Octagon later this year.
Tags: News, Atlanta, Ufc, Poirier, Holloway, Gastelum, Mixed Martial Arts, Max Holloway, Dustin Poirier, Adesanya

Max Holloway addresses his future at featherweight ahead of UFC 236

Max Holloway has accomplished a lot already in his UFC career but he’s far from finished when it comes to history making moments.At UFC 236, the 27-year-old Hawaiian will move up to 155 pounds where he faces Dustin Poirier in the main event with the interim lightweight title on the line.If he’s victorious, Holloway would become the fourth fighter in UFC history — joining Conor McGregor, Daniel Cormier and Amanda Nunes — to hold two championships in two separate divisions simultaneously.Holloway ...
Tags: News, Ufc, Aldo, Jose Aldo, Poirier, Dustin, Holloway, Amanda Nunes, Khabib Nurmagomedov, Khabib, Max Holloway, Brian Ortega, Dustin Poirier, Alexander Volkanovski, Volkanovski, Conor McGregor Daniel Cormier

Max Holloway Has More Than One Thing To Prove Against Dustin Poirier At UFC 236

Max Holloway is hopeful that UFC lightweight champion Khabib Nurmagomedov will be watching when he faces Dustin Poirier in the main event of UFC 236. “Khabib said he wanted to fight me, but he wanted me to prove myself,” Holloway said at the UFC 236 press conference in early March. “I got Dustin. April 13, I decided to prove myself. I'm going to go out there and prove myself, and when he's ready to come back, I'll be ready.” UFC 236 takes place at State Farm Arena in Atlanta. Holl...
Tags: News, Ufc, State Farm Arena, Poirier, Dustin, Holloway, Khabib Nurmagomedov, Khabib, Nurmagomedov, Max Holloway, Dustin Poirier, Atlanta Holloway

Royal Holloway professors to lead new to research into curing Neurofibromatosis type 1

Linda Popplewell, Lecturer in Biomedical Sciences, and world-renowned Professor George Dickson, from the School of Biological Sciences, both at Royal Holloway, will lead a team looking for a treatment for NF1, a genetic disorder that causes tumors to form on nerve tissue.
Tags: Health, Holloway, Royal Holloway, Biomedical Sciences, School of Biological Sciences, Linda Popplewell, George Dickson

Federal judge pens extraordinary and compelling order requesting US Attorney to vacate old stacked 924(c) conviction in extraordinary and compelling case

I learned last night of a remarkable new four-page order entered in US v. Marks, No. 03-CR-6033 (WDNY March 14, 2019) (available for download below).  Chad Marks' case has been followed for years by clemency advocates like Amy Povah, and this CAN-DO profile page has lots of background materials about his case, his requests for clemency, and all the positive work he has done since being sentenced many years ago to 40 mandatory prison years due to stacking § 924(c) firearm charges.  As informed re...
Tags: Law, Congress, Court, US, United States, Gleeson, DKT, Marks, Holloway, Larimer, Eastern District of New York, John Gleeson, Douglas A Berman, David Larimer, Bureau of Prison, Amy Povah

Holloway lifts UMass past Richmond 87-79

Rashaan Holloway posts 28 points plus 12 rebounds as UMass defeats Richmond, 87-79            [Author: AP]
Tags: News, Ap, Richmond, UMass, Holloway, Rashaan Holloway

UFC 236: Holloway vs Poirier and Gastelum vs Adesanya Face-Off Video

When the top end of UFC 236 came together, it came together quick. Now the fight card is top heavy with two interim title fights. Featherweight champion Max Holloway steps up to the 155-pound division to face Dustin Poirier for the interim UFC lightweight title.
Tags: News, Ufc, Poirier, Holloway, Gastelum, Mixed Martial Arts, Max Holloway, Dustin Poirier

Khabib Nurmagomedov to Tony Ferguson: 'You had your chance and you missed it, that's your fault'

UFC president Dana White recently confirmed to ESPN that featherweight champion Max Holloway was moving up to lightweight to battle Dustin Poirier at UFC 236 for the interim lightweight title. With UFC lightweight champion Khabib Nurmagomedov on the sidelines serving a nine-month suspension and saying that he will not return until his teammates' 12-month suspensions are fulfilled, the UFC wasn't going to wait until winter for a lightweight title fight. White revealed that he first offe...
Tags: News, Instagram, Atlanta, Ferguson, Ufc, Espn, White, Tony, Dana White, Poirier, Holloway, Jon Jones, Alexander Gustafsson, Tony Ferguson, Khabib Nurmagomedov, Nurmagomedov

Tony Ferguson comments after Dana White says he turned down Max Holloway at UFC 236

UFC president Dana White revealed to ESPN on Friday that featherweight champion Max Holloway would move up to 155 pounds to face Dustin Poirier for the interim UFC lightweight championship at UFC 236 on April 13 in Atlanta. The announcement was a bit of a surprise to most pundits, who had heard the swirling rumors of a Holloway move to lightweight, but with the opponent expected to be top contender Tony Ferguson. White admitted to ESPN that Holloway vs. Ferguson was the initial plan, but added t...
Tags: News, Atlanta, Ferguson, Ufc, Espn, Dana White, Holloway, Mixed Martial Arts, Tony Ferguson, Max Holloway, Dustin Poirier, Tony Ferguson White

Meet BHLDN’s Spring 2019 gowns!

Yep, you read that right, Cakies. BHLDN just dropped their Spring 2019 collection and you betta believe we got all the deets for ya. With 25 new gowns featuring everything from romantic embroidery to delicate beading, sheer detailing, and even some sultry plunging necklines, we’re pretty certain you’ll find the perfect one for you. Let’s have a look, shall we? Open backs and sheer paneling like in the Holloway are major in this new collection. Did we mention it’s available for try-on in all BH...
Tags: Wedding, Wedding Dresses, Sponsored Post, Raleigh, Garner, Felton, Peoria, Holloway, Valera, Quillen, Wedding Fashion, BHLDN, Campbell Top Skirt, Arbor Carmel

NTSB investigating worker death at Baltimore railyard

BALTIMORE (AP) — Federal officials are investigating after a railroad worker was killed at a Baltimore railyard. National Transportation Safety Board spokesman Keith Holloway said by telephone that a Norfolk Southern worker was fatally injured Thursday morning at the Bayview railyard during the switching of cars. Holloway says the NTSB is sending a team to […]
Tags: News, Ap, Nation, Baltimore, Ntsb, National Transportation Safety Board, Norfolk Southern, Bayview, Holloway, Keith Holloway

The Place to Challenge Ballet’s Gender Stereotypes? In Daily Class

In company studios, women are jumping higher and completing more turns, and men are incorporating the stretch and finesse that is standard for women.
Tags: News, Dancing, Connor, Justin, Jonathan, Ashley, Stafford, Peck, New York City Ballet, American Ballet Theater, Holloway, Women and Girls, Bouder

T.J. Dillashaw trades pounds for glory to face Henry Cejudo and become a UFC legend

For weeks, T.J. Dillashaw posted pictures of his transition from bantamweight to flyweight. The UFC 135-pound champion looked shredded as he trained his body to move down an entire weight division in his pursuit of MMA history. To fight fans, though, the former Cal State Fullerton wrestler appeared on an unhealthy path. They bemoaned how Dillashaw looked terrible, drained and dry. “That’s just expected no matter what,” the Orange resident said of his move to 125 pounds. “Someone who wants to try...
Tags: Sports, Los Angeles, Sport, Soccer, Brooklyn, Ufc, Espn, Johnson, Orange, Sam, MMA, Denver, Staples Center, Cal State Fullerton, David Taylor, Don

Masters of the Universe Script Gets Art Marcum & Matt Holloway Rewrite

Masters of the Universe script gets Art Marcum & Matt Holloway rewrite Deadline is reporting that Art Marcum and Matt Holloway (Iron Man, Transformers: The Last Knight, Men In Black: International) are in final talks to write a new draft of the Masters of the Universe script for the long delayed He-Man film based on the bestselling 1980s toy line. Fans have been clamoring for a new He-Man film since it was first announced way back in 2007 with John Woo in talks to direct. Since that time a s...
Tags: Movies, Sony, Warner Bros, Mattel, MCG, Adam, Courteney Cox, Marcum, Dolph Lundgren, Art Marcum, Matt Holloway, Steve Tisch, Eternia, Holloway, Frank Langella, David S Goyer

Will the End of Moore's Law Halt AI Progress?

johnnyb (Slashdot reader #4,816) writes: Kurzweil's conception of "The Singularity" has been at the forefront of the media conception of artificial intelligence for many years now. But how close is that to reality? Will AI's be able to design ever-more-powerful AIs? Eric Holloway suggests that the power of AI has been fueled by Moore's law more than AI technology itself, and therefore hitting Moore's Wall will bring AI expansion to a fast halt. Holloway calls that halt "peak AI...the point whe...
Tags: Tech, Slashdot, Moore, Holloway, Kurzweil, Eric Holloway

UFC 233 at Honda Center canceled after another failed SoCal swipe at Bellator

Stop me if you’ve heard this one. The UFC walks into a bar, sees Bellator MMA sitting with a bunch of its fighters and hollers to the bartender, “A round of what they’re having for all of our fighters.” Pardon the pause from the bartender, as they’ve seen this before: All the drinks are made, but no one shows up. Welcome to another MMA SoCal showdown. This time, it’s UFC 233 vs. Bellator 214. Is this town big enough for two events in the same night? Nope. UFC 233, scheduled for Jan. 26 at Honda ...
Tags: Hbo, Sports, Sport, Soccer, Brooklyn, Ufc, Espn, MMA, Staples Center, Cruz, Southern California, Lineker, Anaheim, Jose Aldo, Honda Center, Bellator

Max Holloway deserves to fight at home in Hawaii, but will he move up to face Conor or Khabib?

Max Holloway, holding the Hawaii state flag, celebrates his victory over Brian Ortega in their UFC featherweight championship fight at UFC 231 on Dec. 8, 2018 in Toronto, Canada. Twice in 2018, Max Holloway was set to fight and twice, he was yanked from the bout for medical reasons. “I missed it, and I mean that,” Holloway said after an impressive fourth-round stoppage of Brian Ortega on Saturday in their featherweight title fight in the main event of UFC 231 at the Scotiabank Arena.
Tags: News, Hawaii, Ufc, Toronto Canada, Conor, Holloway, Mixed Martial Arts, Khabib, Max Holloway, Brian Ortega

UFC featherweight champion Max Holloway smashes records with bloody UFC 231 win

The tributes were quick to roll in after featherweight champion Max (Blessed) Holloway's bloody, brutal and lopsided TKO win over No. 1 challenger Brian (T-City) Ortega at UFC 231. "What a fight ... You are a great champion," tweeted lightweight title-holder Khabib Nurmagomedov. "Feels like he is gonna run this division about as long as he wants," added UFC welterweight Ben Askren, a former One Championship and Bellator champion.
Tags: News, Ufc, Holloway, Khabib Nurmagomedov, Max Holloway, Ben Askren, Brian T City Ortega

Dana White Wants Max Holloway to Move to Lightweight Now

Max Holloway cemented his spot as the best featherweight in the sport on Saturday night with a thrilling win over Brian Ortega to cap off UFC 231 in Toronto. Now UFC president Dana White believes it's time for Holloway to put featherweight behind him and begin testing the waters at 155 pounds instead. "Listen, Max is a grown man and we need to talk but I'd like to see Max go to [155] now," White said at the UFC 231 post fight press conference.
Tags: News, Toronto, Ufc, White, Max, Dana White, Holloway, Mixed Martial Arts, Max Holloway, Brian Ortega, Dana White Wants Max Holloway, Listen Max

Holloway stops Ortega by TKO at UFC 231

TORONTO (AP) — Featherweight champion Max Holloway stopped top contender Brian Ortega by TKO at UFC 231 on Saturday night The fight was stopped by the doctor after four rounds. Ortega’s left eye was almost closed, his face bloodied. The skills of Holloway, who was returning from an injury-plagued year, were too much for Ortega, […]
Tags: News, Sports, Toronto, Ap, Ufc, Ortega, Holloway, Max Holloway, Brian Ortega

Holloway beats Ortega to retain UFC title

Featherweight world champion Max "Blessed" Holloway retains his title with a win over Brian Ortega at UFC 231.
Tags: News, Ufc, Ortega, Holloway, Brian Ortega, Max Blessed Holloway

Max Holloway Doubles Down on UFC 231 Bonuses

Max Holloway cemented his status in numerous categories at UFC 231 on Saturday night. He was handsomely rewarded by taking home two performance bonuses, adding an additional $100,000 to his bank account. Holloway put on a career-defining performance against
Tags: News, Ufc, Holloway, Mixed Martial Arts, Max Holloway

Max Holloway retains featherweight title via 4th round TKO vs. Brian Ortega

Max Holloway was yanked from his last two fights because of concerns regarding his health. On Saturday, though, the only concerns were about Brian Ortega, who suffered a frightful beating at the hands of the increasingly dominant UFC featherweight champion. Holloway battered Ortega in their featherweight title fight at Scotiabank Arena with right hands throughout and the fight was stopped with Ortega’s left eye swollen shut and blood pouring down his face from his nose and mouth.
Tags: News, Ufc, Ortega, Holloway, Mixed Martial Arts, Max Holloway, Scotiabank Arena, Brian Ortega

UFC 231: Holloway TKOs Ortega, Shevchenko dominates Jedrzejczyk

Max Holloway put to bed any speculation that there is anything wrong with his health, putting an absolute beatdown on Brian Ortega on Saturday night at UFC 231 to retain his featherweight crown. A doctor stepped in to stop the fight, telling a bloodied and clearly exhausted Ortega not to come out for the fifth and final round at Scotiabank Arena. If there was ever any doubt as to who was the better fighter on this night all anyone had to do was look at the previously unbeaten Ortega —his left ey...
Tags: News, Ufc, Ortega, Holloway, Jędrzejczyk, Max Holloway, Scotiabank Arena, Brian Ortega, Ortega Shevchenko

Max Holloway hints at vile reason for mysterious illness that kept him out of UFC 226

Speculation regarding Holloway’s condition ranged from weight-cut issues to post-concussion syndrome to even a stroke.
Tags: News, Holloway, Max Holloway

Amazon Prime Video December 2018 Movie and TV Titles Announced

BEGIN SLIDESHOW Amazon Prime Video December 2018 movie and TV titles announced We have a list of new Amazon November titles coming to Amazon Prime Video next month, which you can check out below! December brings four Prime Original series and one Prime Original movie exclusively available for Prime members to stream or download at no additional cost to their membership. The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel S2: The Prime Original Emmy-and Golden Globe-winning series, is created by Amy Sherman-P...
Tags: Amazon, TV, New York, Movies, Robert Downey Jr, Mexico, Malcolm McDowell, Amazon Prime, Anna Kendrick, Mark Wahlberg, TV News, Starz, Streaming, SEC, Ufc, Kristen Bell

Plain English in Brooklyn Heights: A Very Proper Elizabeth Roberts Townhouse Remodel

If Brooklyn townhouses could speak this one would have a detectable British accent. The structure’s local claim to fame is two-fold: its intensive renovation was done entirely in character with its first half of the 19th century Greek Revival/Italianate heritage, a job tackled by Brooklyn It Firm Elizabeth Roberts Architecture & Design. And the kitchen is the very first that Plain English installed in this country (the longstanding Remodelista favorite recently established a Manhattan showroom)....
Tags: Books, UK, England, London, Ebay, China, Brooklyn, Ikea, Manhattan, Craig, Richmond, Lutron, Benjamin Moore, Grey, Kitchens, Bathrooms