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Mayweather stripped of WBO welterweight title

(SportsNetwork.com) – Floyd Mayweather Jr. has been stripped of the welterweight world title he won after beating Manny Pacquiao this year for failing to comply with rules, the World Boxing Organization said on Monday. Mayweather, who improved to 48-0 by beating Pacquiao, let come and go the 4:30 p.m. ET Friday deadline by which he had to pay a $200,000 ... Read More »

Italian legend Pirlo joins NYC

New York, NY (SportsNetwork.com) – New York City FC announced on Monday that the club has signed Italian midfielder Andrea Pirlo as its third Designated Player. The move comes just one month after Pirlo started in the Champions League final for Juventus, and he joins David Villa and Frank Lampard as the third DP for NYC. “I have been wanting ... Read More »

Mets Game Recap for July 6

(Monday, July 6) Final Score: New York 3, San Francisco 0 San Francisco, CA (SportsNetwork.com) – Johnny Monell broke a scoreless tie with a two-run double in the ninth and the Mets earned a 3-0 victory over the Giants on Monday. The Mets once again failed to muster any offense against Chris Heston, who no-hit them back on June 9. ... Read More »

Cosmos Extend NASL Unbeaten Streak with Draw

The Cosmos came from behind against Indy Eleven, as substitute Walter Restrepo scored a second half equalizer to earn a 1-1 draw at home. By Cosmos News Service HEMPSTEAD, N.Y. (July 5, 2015) –  The New York Cosmos remain without a loss in league play this year after a 1-1 draw against Indy Eleven at home on Sunday night in their Fall Season ... Read More »

U.S. women thrash Japan to claim third World Cup title

Vancouver, BC (SportsNetwork.com) – Carli Lloyd scored a hat trick inside the opening 20 minutes on Sunday as the United States women’s national team claimed its third World Cup title in style, rolling to a 5-2 thrashing of Japan at BC Place. The Americans entered Sunday’s final with a bit of revenge on their minds after falling to Japan in ... Read More »

Yankees/Mets Game Recaps for July 5

(Sunday, July 5) NEW YORK YANKEES Final Score: Tampa Bay 8, New York 1 Bronx, NY (SportsNetwork.com) – Erasmo Ramirez threw six strong innings and the Tampa Bay Rays snapped a season-high seven-game losing streak with an 8-1 win over the New York Yankees on Sunday. Ramirez (7-3) gave up just three hits, including Alex Rodriguez’s 670th career home run. ... Read More »

Federer moves on in 4 sets

Wimbledon, England (SportsNetwork.com) – Roger Federer continued his bid for a record eighth Wimbledon title with a 6-4, 6-4, 6-7 (5-7), 6-2 third-round win over Sam Groth on Saturday. Federer faced little pressure from Groth on return as he lost only five points on serve through the first two sets. There were no service breaks in the third set, but ... Read More »

Villa helps NYC sink Impact

Montreal, QC (SportsNetwork.com) – David Villa’s free kick in the 82nd minute lifted New York City FC to a 2-1 win over the Montreal Impact at Saputo Stadium on Saturday. Villa notched his second brace of the season as he opened the scoring in the 34th minute for NYC, which captured its fourth win in five games. Ignacio Piatti’s penalty ... Read More »

Finlay’s brace leads Crew SC past Red Bulls

Columbus, OH (SportsNetwork.com) – A goal in each half from Ethan Finlay propelled Columbus Crew SC to a 2-1 win over Red Bull New York at MAPFRE Stadium on Saturday. Anatole Abang scored eight minutes into the match to put New York in front, but Finlay replied in the 33rd to level the contest before netting the winning tally in ... Read More »