Some 800 anti-establishment accounts and pages have been yanked from Facebook in a sweeping crackdown the social media giant framed as a fight against spammers. RT talked to those who were targeted in the cleansing.
When former Milwaukee Bucks, New York Knicks and Washington Wizards point guard Brandon Jennings announced he was moving to play in Russia, many experts were surprised, with some claiming he was simply after one last big payday.
Conor McGregor’s mind games didn’t help him in the cage, but caused Khabib’s burst of anger that resulted in the ugly scenes in the aftermath of the Russian’s win over the Irishman, MMA analyst Robin Black told RT Sport.
Former UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones says a defeat for Khabib Nurmagomedov against Conor McGregor in the pair’s megafight in Las Vegas would be “more devastating” for the Russian than his Irish challenger.
Conor McGregor has “never faced anything like” Khabib Nurmagomedov before, says the UFC lightweight champion’s father and coach, Abdulmanap, who has vowed that his son will overpower the Irishman when the pair meet in Las Vegas.
MMA veteran Chael Sonnen has questioned the narratives surrounding the Khabib Nurmagomedov versus Conor McGregor showdown in Las Vegas, saying that the fight could pan out very differently to how many people expect.
The US has switched from military coups and now effects regime changes through courts and parliaments, to deal with dissident Latin American leaders and claim their countries' oil, Bolivian President Evo Morales has told RT.