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UFC lightweight champion Khabib Nurmagomedov offered $2million Bellator deal by 50 Cent, responds on Instagram

UFC lightweight champion Khabib Nurmagomedov offered $2million Bellator deal by 50 Cent, responds on Instagram

Sports
‘SEND LOCATION’ Conor McGregor’s conqueror has threatened to quit the promotion and is now receiving offers from rival organisations Khabib Nurmagomedov has already received an offer from rival mixed martial arts company Bellator after threatening to quit the UFC. The lightweight champion released a public statement on Thursday, declaring that he would leave the organisation if they sack his team-mate Zubaira Tukhugov. Khabib is the undefeated, 27-0, UFC lightweight champion Tukhugov attacked Conor McGregor after Khabib tapped out the Irishman in the fourth round of their bout and then proceeded to vault the Octagon and brutalise his corner men on Saturday. Upon seeing this situation unfold, opportunistic ...
Prepare for cash crunch if no Brexit deal – defence body

Prepare for cash crunch if no Brexit deal – defence body

Business
The Treasury should prepare emergency measures to ease a cashflow crisis that could hit companies in the event of a "no-deal" Brexit, the leading body representing Britain's aerospace and defence industry has told Philip Hammond. Sky News has seen a letter from ADS, the trade association which counts Airbus and Rolls-Royce among its members, in which its chief executive urges the chancellor to ensure that there is sufficient liquidity to prevent companies being punished for "dipping into their overdraft or for breaching loan covenants".The call from Paul Everitt for the Treasury to begin contingency planning with banks and other lenders in order to avert a cashflow squeeze reflects growing anxiety across manufacturing industries about the ramifications of no deal being agre...
England boss Gareth Southgate ‘verbally agrees’ new deal with FA

England boss Gareth Southgate ‘verbally agrees’ new deal with FA

Sports
four more years According to reports, the 48-year-old will remain as Three Lions manager until after the 2022 World Cup England manager Gareth Southgate has verbally agreed a new contract with the FA which will see him remain in charge of the Three Lions until after the 2022 World Cup, according to reports. The 48-year-old has been in negotiations with the FA over an extended stay after leading the Three Lions to the World Cup semi-finals in the summer. Southgate is expected to be in charge at the 2022 World Cup And according to Sky Sports, he is expected to put pen to paper before the senior squad meet up at St George’s Park on Sunday evening. It is understood the new deal will include a significant pay rise which will see him earn 50 ...
Elon Musk reaches deal over tweets about taking Tesla private

Elon Musk reaches deal over tweets about taking Tesla private

Technology
Media playback is unsupported on your device Elon Musk must step down as Tesla chair and pay a fine after reaching a deal with US regulators over tweets he posted about taking the firm private.It follows Thursday's decision by the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) to sue Mr Musk for alleged securities fraud.Under the deal, Mr Musk will remain as Tesla CEO but has to step down as chairman for three years.Both he and Tesla will also have to pay a $ 20m (£15m) fine.The SEC's chairman Jay Clayton said that he supported the deal, and felt that it was in the best interests of US markets and investors, including the shareholders of Tesla."This matter reaffirms an important principle embodied in our disclosure-based federal securities law...
Deal changes outlook for BBC weather forecaster

Deal changes outlook for BBC weather forecaster

Business
A Swiss-owned business information provider will emerge this week as the mystery buyer of MeteoGroup, the weather forecasting giant which supplies data to the BBC and British Airways. Sky News has learnt that TBG, which is based in Zurich, will fund the purchase of MeteoGroup through DTN, a company it acquired last year from the industrial powerhouse Schneider Electric.The takeover will follow a troubled period for MeteoGroup under the ownership of ‎General Atlantic, which initially invested in it in 2013.Sources close to the deal, which is expected to be announced in the next couple of days, said it would enable TBG to expand its presence in the growing market for weather information services and technology.MeteoGroup, which employs more than 100 meteorologists, has ...