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Tyson Fury beats Deontay Wilder LIVE REACTION: AJ wants super fight NEXT but Wilder plans to trigger option for THIRD clash

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[unable to retrieve full-text content]Tyson Fury is a two-time heavyweight champion of the world after producing a stunning performance to beat Deontay Wilder in their rematch by TKO. Fury dropped Wilder twice before the American’s corner threw in the towel on the seventh round, to bring an end to his unbeaten record and his reign as WBC champion. Britain […] talkSPORT
Watch: Two arrested after police chase on Kansas City Chiefs’ Super Bowl parade route

Watch: Two arrested after police chase on Kansas City Chiefs’ Super Bowl parade route

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Feb. 5 (UPI) -- Two suspects were taken into custody after a car chase along the parade route for the Super Bowl LIV champion Kansas City Chiefs, police said. According to a release issued Wednesday by Kansas City police, the incident began at 8:12 a.m. CST when the vehicle broke through a parade barrier. Police deployed stop sticks, which the car struck, but the vehicle kept going down the parade route lined with fans. Videos from the parade showed police making contact with the car before executing a PIT maneuver, a tactic that forces a fleeing vehicle to turn sideways and lose control. Once the car was stopped, police officers immediately surrounded the vehicle. Police said the driver was being investigated for impairment and a search of the car found no weapons. The release said no m...
Jay-Z denies staging protest with Beyonce during the Super Bowl

Jay-Z denies staging protest with Beyonce during the Super Bowl

Entertainment
Jay-Z has said he and his wife Beyonce were not staging a protest when they remained seated during the national anthem at the Super Bowl - insisting they were just in "artist mode".Pictures emerged of the celebrity couple and their eight-year-old daughter Blue Ivy in their seats as Demi Lovato performed The Star-Spangled Banner before the NFL's showpiece event on Sunday - sparking reports they were trying to send a message. In 2016, former San Francisco 49ers player Colin Kaepernick famously knelt during the national anthem in protest against racial inequality in the US. Jay-Z has denied staging a protest of any kind before the game between the San Francisco 49ers and Kansas City Chiefs in Miami.When asked if it was attempt to send a message, he told TMZ: "It actually wasn't. Sorry. It...
Super Bowl MVP Patrick Mahomes makes Disney World dream come true

Super Bowl MVP Patrick Mahomes makes Disney World dream come true

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Feb. 4 (UPI) -- Kansas City Chiefs star Patrick Mahomes made one of his dreams come true by visiting Disney World after his team beat the San Francisco 49ers in Super Bowl LIV. Mahomes made the trip from Miami to Orlando, Fla., Monday to visit the famed Magic Kingdom Park, which hosts Super Bowl champions every year. Mickey and Minnie Mouse shared the stage with Mahomes when he received his Super Bowl MVP award from NFL commissioner Roger Goodell Monday morning at Hilton Miami Downtown Hotel. Mahomes then flew north to fulfill a teenage dream. Mahomes sent a tweet Feb. 6, 2013, saying he "bet it feels amazing" to be the quarterback who says "I'm going to Disney World" after winning the Super Bowl. He was a 17-year-old quarterback at Whitehouse High School in Whitehouse, Texas, when he se...
Data: 99.9M people watched Sunday’s Super Bowl

Data: 99.9M people watched Sunday’s Super Bowl

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Feb. 4 (UPI) -- Nearly 100 million people watched as the Kansas City Chiefs made a fourth-quarter comeback to beat the San Fransisco 49ers during the Super Bowl on Sunday, representing a slight uptick in viewership from the year before, according to preliminary data. The Nielsen company said in a press release Monday that based on preliminary results, the telecast for Super Bowl LIV on FOX drew an average television audience of about 99.9 million viewers -- up a smidge from the 98.5 million viewers who tuned in last year to watch the New England Patriots beat the Los Angeles Rams 13-3 in the lowest-scoring Super Bowl of all time. However, the increase in viewership ends a four-year decline that began in 2015 that saw a record 114.4 million people watch Super Bowl XLIX when the Patriots d...