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Nicco Montano vs Sijara Eubanks

Nicco Montano vs Sijara Eubanks Live Stream Online,Eubanks will not face Nicco Montano after being pulled from “The Ultimate Fighter 26” Finale main event due to medical reasons related to a failed weight cut prior to Thursday’s official weigh-in. Instead, Roxanne Modafferi (124) will challenge Montano (124.5) for the inaugural Ultimate Fighting Championship women’s flyweight crown on Friday at Park Theater in Las Vegas.

Nicco Montano vs Sijara Eubanks Live

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Nicco Montano vs Sijara Eubanks

Up-and-coming flyweight bruiser Sijara Eubanks was cutting weight for The Ultimate Fighter (TUF) 26 live finale on Friday night (Dec. 1, 2017) in Las Vegas, Nevada, and somewhere along the way, things went off the rails.

As a result, Eubanks was sent to the hospital and unable to make weight. Taking her place in the TUF 26 Finale five-round headliner will be Roxanne Modafferi, who meets season finalist Nicco Montano.

In the night’s main event, the promotion will crown an inaugural women’s flyweight champion as Sijara Eubanks and Nicco Montaño battle in the finals of The Ultimate Fighter 26. Eubanks, an Invicta FC veteran, earned her place in the finals with wins over Maia Stevenson, DeAnna Bennett and Roxanne Modafferi. Montaño, meanwhile, edged Lauren Murphy, Montana de la Rosa (Stewart) and Barb Honchak on her way to the title match-up.

Sijara Eubanks was hospitalized early Thursday morning and has withdrawn from the inaugural UFC flyweight title fight Friday at the TUF 26 Finale in Las Vegas due to medical issues, according to a UFC statement.

Stepping in for Eubanks against Nicco Montaño will be Modafferi, who successfully made weight Thursday morning for a scheduled fight with Barb Honchak.

Eubanks beat Modafferi in the semifinals of the TUF 26 title tournament by unanimous decision to earn the right to fight Montaño in the finals for the belt. But weight-cutting issues plagued Eubanks throughout the season and those appear to have knocked her out of a chance at UFC gold.

The Ultimate Fighter 26 Finale

The Ultimate Fighter 26 Finale Live Stream Online, LAS VEGAS – MMAjunkie was on scene and reporting live from today’s early and official fighter weigh-ins for The Ultimate Fighter 26 Finale, where medical issues caused a late change to the night’s main event.

The Ultimate Fighter 26 Finale Live

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The Ultimate Fighter 26 Finale

Honchak will now face fellow The Ultimate Fighter 26 cast member Lauren Murphy at The Ultimate Fighter 26 Finale after her original opponent, Roxanne Modafferi, was promoted to fight for the UFC women’s flyweight belt.

The news was announced on Thursday night by the promotion.

Honchak, a former Invicta FC flyweight champ, was eliminated in the TUF 26 tournament semifinals by Nicco Montaño. The 38-year-old fighter is 10-2 in MMA, and currently finds herself on a nine-fight win streak in her professional fighting career (TUF fights are considered exhibition bouts).

Meanwhile, Murphy was supposed to fight Priscila Cachoeira, but that bout was scrapped due to due to visa issues form Cachoeira. Murphy was also eliminated by Montaño in the TUF 26 tourney, but in the round of 16. Murphy, 34, is 9-3 in her MMA career and is also a former Invicta FC champ.

Friday night, the UFC will see an end to its 26th season of The Ultimate Fighter. Live on Fox Sports 1, the card features all but one cast member (Maia Stevenson) competing on the card, including the two women vying for the vacant UFC Women’s Flyweight Championship.

In the main event, two underdogs will square off for said flyweight championship. Both fighters have unimpressive records, as 3-2 Nicco Montano will fight 2-2 Sijara Eubanks. Both may have lackluster records but won huge fights over tough competition to earn the right to compete for the title.

Outside of the TUF competitors, there are names on the card such as former bantamweight title challenger Joe Soto, TUF winner Andrew Sanchez and impressive prospect Sean O’Malley. It could be an underrated card that brings some great entertainment. With that, let’s take a look at the card and make some predictions for fight night.

MAIN CARD (FS1, 10 p.m. ET)

Sijara Eubanks ()* vs. Nicco Montano (124.5) – for inaugural women’s flyweight title
Sean O’Malley (135.5) vs. Terrion Ware (136)
Barb Honchak (125.5)+ vs. Roxanne Modafferi (124)
Gerald Meerschaert (185) vs. Eric Spicely (185.5)
DeAnna Bennett (126) vs. Melinda Fabian (126)
Brett Johns (135.5) vs. Joe Soto (135)

Montana De La Rosa (125.5) vs. Christina Marks (125.5)
Ryan Janes (185) vs. Andrew Sanchez (185.5)
Karine Gevorgyan (130)^ vs. Rachael Ostovich (125)
Ariel Beck (125.5) vs. Shana Dobson (125.5)
PRELIMINARY CARD (UFC Fight Pass, 7:30 p.m. ET)

Gillian Robertson (125.5) vs. Emily Whitmire (125)

Main Card

Nicco Montano vs. Sijara Eubanks

With the inaugural women’s flyweight title on the line, unlikely Cinderella’s Sijara Eubanks and Nicco Montano will battle it out to earn the belt and the crown the winner of The Ultimate Fighter 26. I thought it was insane that Eubanks was ranked as low as she was with the 12th seed, but I never thought to see her in the finals even with that thought in my head. That considered, Eubanks is a physical specimen and a strong ground fighter, especially when it comes to landing massive ground-and-pound. Her route to the finals has been impressive, tapping out Maia Stevenson and landing a highlight reel knockout over DeAnna Bennett before her huge upset over Roxanne Modafferi. Her only career losses come to young UFC contenders Aspen Ladd and Katlyn Chookagian. As for Montano, she was even more unlikely than Eubanks in this scenario with the 14th seed. She will want to strike in this fight, as a mat engagement with Eubanks would be tough for her. Her road to the finals saw her score unanimous decisions over UFC vet Lauren Murphy, Montana Stewart and former Invicta champion Barb Honchak. As bleak as this may sound, but the winner is a placeholder for whoever gets the first title shot, likely Valentina Shevchenko. With that in mind, Eubanks is the pick here, as she’s stronger and more dangerous in a facet that Montano may find some struggles with, which is the mat.

Roxanne Modafferi vs. Barb Honchak

The two top-seeds in the TUF tournament will square off with one another in a pivotal flyweight bout, as former Invicta champion Barb Honchak meets up with fellow WMMA pioneer Roxanne Modafferi. Honchak is very well-rounded and one of the best women fighters in the history of the sport, besting some of better names in WMMA. Her run in the tournament was ended by Nicco Montano, but previous to that, Honchak scored a TKO over Gillian Robertson and a decision over Rachael Ostovich-Berdon. She takes on Modafferi, a woman she defeated back in 2011 via submission. That said, that was six years ago and both women are completely different fighters. Modafferi is a grappler by trade but has greatly improved her striking in recent times. Since her first TUF appearance in 2013, Modafferi has gone 6-2 and even scored a title bid in Invicta. Before her abrupt loss to Sijara Eubanks in the semifinals, Modafferi was running roughshod through the tournament, scoring TKO wins over Shane Dobson and Emily Whitmire. This will be a good battle between top veterans. This will be a close decision, but I will go with Honchak by a narrow margin.

Joe Soto vs. Brett Johns

Bantamweight contenders Joe Soto and Brett Johns are trying to prove they are worthy of being in the title picture when they square off against one another. Soto is a former bantamweight championship challenger, something he did on late notice and took the champ TJ Dillashaw into the fifth round before succumbing to strikes. He’s a wrestler with a good submission game on the ground. His striking has improved a tad, but he still likes to get guys down and overwhelm them on the mat. He’s currently riding a three-fight winning streak, where he’s finished Chris Beal and Marco Beltran while earning a unanimous nod over Rani Yahya. He comes in against Johns, a grinder who also likes to fight on the ground. The 14-0 Welsh fighter is just 25 years old, a true prospect in this division. The former Titan FC champ has scored decision wins over Kwan Ho Kwak and Albert Morales to this point in the UFC, so this is a big step up in competition. I think Johns has a very bright future, but I think at this point, Soto is just a tad more polished and experienced at a higher level. Soto takes a close decision of Johns.

Royal Wedding‬‬

Royal Wedding‬‬ 2017 Online,FROM the horse-drawn carriage to balcony kiss and national holiday, life is different when you’re marrying a royal.

That’s especially true for Prince Harry and Meghan Markle who have already had to conduct their relationship in secret under the glare of the world’s press.

MORE: First look at the new royal couple

The fifth-in-line to the British throne (until the next royal baby is born) has jumped through several hoops to get to the engagement stage by securing the permission of his fiancee’s parents and the official consent of his granny, the Queen.

And that’s just the start of planning for a royal wedding that will be watched by millions of people around the globe. Here’s what we can expect from the most hotly-anticipated Royal nuptials since Wills and Kate in 2011.


Having been born and raised in LA, Meghan Markle will need a fiancee settlement visa and a marriage visa to live in the UK, AP reports.

They will also need a special wedding license from the Archbishop of Canterbury if they want to marry in a church like Westminster Abbey — tipped as a likely venue — because of her divorce from American film and TV producer Trevor Engelson. Westminster Abbey officials have already indicated Meghan Markle’s divorce won’t be an issue if she weds Prince Harry in a church.

That’s after the couple already needed to secure official permission from the Queen for their wedding, reportedly granted after a meeting for afternoon tea at Buckingham Palace in October. The Royal Marriages Act requires the first six in line to the throne to obtain consent to marry.


The most traditional site for Royal weddings has been the Chapel Royal at St James Palace, where five monarchs including Queen Victoria tied the knot.

But the frontrunner for the spring 2018 wedding is Westminster Abbey which would mean Prince Harry following in the footsteps of his brother Prince William, who married Kate Middleton there in 2011.

The Abbey has hosted five Royal weddings since 1919, including the Queen’s. Other potential venues mentioned in the British press included St Paul’s Cathedral, which hosted the spectacular nuptials of Harry’s parents Prince Charles and Lady Diana Spencer in 1981, St George’s Chapel at Windsor Castle, Edinburgh’s Canongate Kirk, and Crathie Kirk near Balmoral Castle in Scotland.


The high-profile couple is likely to have a celebrity-laden guest list as their royalty and entertainment worlds combine.

Among Meghan Markle’s closest friends are Star Wars actor Janina Gavankar and Jessica Mulroney, a stylist and daughter of the former Canadian Prime Minister, Brian Mulroney.

Fashion designer Misha Nonoo is also likely to attend and is believed to have been the one who introduced the couple. UK celebrity and heir to a sweet company, Millie Mackintosh could also attend along with Serena Williams, who met Meghan Markle in 2014. Prince Harry has recently worked closely with former President Barack Obama who may put in a surprise appearance.

Prince William and Kate Middleton’s wedding included a huge Royal family contingent as well as foreign royals from Denmark, Bulgaria, Bahrain, Morocco, Tonga and Spain with governor-generals from Commonwealth territories invited. UK political, religious and military figures made the cut along with friends and celebrities like Sir Elton John, David Beckham, Joss Stone and photographer Mario Testino.

Miss Universe

Miss Universe

Miss Universe 2017 Live will be the 66th Miss Universe pageant, to be held on 26 November 2017. The event is scheduled to be held at The AXIS at Planet Hollywood in Las Vegas, Nevada, United States.

Miss Universe 2017 Live

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Miss Universe

While Americans stuff their faces this Thanksgiving, the Miss Universe Competition returns this weekend to the AXIS at Planet Hollywood in Las Vegas for the pageant’s 66th edition.

The Miss Universe Organization said the online voting will end on Saturday, November 25, one day before the finals which will be held at The Axis at Planet Hollywood in Las Vegas, Nevada.

To vote online, visit One can vote 10 times per day for their favorite contestants. Just click “Confirm Votes” to make them count.

Voting can also be done via Twitter.  Send in a tweet or submit a retweet with #MISSUNIVERSE including the country of the specific contestant as hashtag (#COUNTRY).  Take advantage by retweeting.

“Voting is open to anyone 14 years and over. Votes cast outside of the voting period (1 PM ET Monday November 20, 2017 – 1 PM ET Saturday, November 25, 2017) will not be counted as votes. Only votes that comply with the instructions and these Voting Rules and Procedures will be counted. Voting using third party applications are prohibited.”

And come Sunday night, the betting money is on South Africa’s Demi-Leigh Nel-Peters to be wearing the Miss Universe 2017 crown.

Irish bookmaker Paddy Power has Nel-Peters at 4-1 to win the competition, meaning a $100 wager nets the correct gambler $400 should the South African top the 92-entrant field. also think the 22-year-old beauty is the lady to beat, the sports betting outlet listing her even shorter at 3/1.

Bettors at online book Bovada feel otherwise. They’re putting money on Miss Thailand, which has shortened 25-year-old Maria Poonlertlarp’s odds to make her the favorite. Her 4-1 line is followed by Nel-Peters at 9-2, or +450.

Other favorites at Bovada include Colombia (5-1), and Philippines, Venezuela, Australia, and Canada (10-1).

Nel-Peters has a business management degree from South Africa’s North-West University. She says her biggest motivation comes from her half-sister who has a disability.

Miss Universe

Plenty of Long shots

The Miss Universe Competition will begin on Sunday by revealing who viewers voted into the Top 16. The semifinalists will then walk the runway in swimsuit or athletic wear “displaying her dedication to a healthy lifestyle.” They include candidates from Slovenia, Zambia, and Tanzania, who are all at 275-1.

Subsequent rounds dwindle the finalists down to just three, who are then asked the exact same question before the six judges pick a winner. Oddsmakers believe there are dozens of ladies who have little to no chance of making the seminal round.

There’s also much speculation that the judges won’t go for a two-peat in France. Current Miss Universe Iris Mittenaere’s successor as Miss France is at 90-1.

So what makes a good Miss Universe candidate? The organization says, “A contestant must be confident. She must be able to demonstrate authenticity and articulate her ambitions as a titleholder.”

American Music Awards 2017

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Los Angeles on Sunday, Nov. 19, at 8 p.m. ET


The 45th annual American Music Awards (AMA) will kick-start with a live broadcast from the Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles, California, in a few hours. The most awaited performance of this year is by the popular K-Pop boy band BTS.

The young Korean heartthrobs and BTS members, including Rap Monster, Jimin, V and Suga, have already said that they are “ready” to entertain all their fans from across the globe with their performance.

The seven-member boy band, who are also known as Bangtan Boys, Bulletproof Boy Scouts, Beyond The Scene and Bangtan Sonyeondan, will be performing their latest hit DNA on stage during the annual event.

In the US, the award show will be broadcast live on ABC. The South Korean fans can watch the event live on Mnet. For Indian BTS Army, they can tune in to Vh1 at 6.30 pm IST to see the live onstage performance of their favourite K-Pop group.

Meanwhile, band member Kim Tae Hyung, who is popularly known by his stage name V, admitted that it’s like a “dream come true” for him to perform at AMA.

“I mean, AMAs, like, we watched the videos on YouTube when we were like 15, 13, so we cannot believe that we have our first time ever U.S. televised debut on the American Music Awards. It is going to be, I think, a new opportunity to reach out to the new fans and show them that our music and performances is something [they] can relate to, even if it’s in Korean,” BTS leader Rap Monster added.

The young Korean heartthrobs were interacting with Denny Directo on the popular talk show The Daily Denny.

Who’s Hosting? 

Tracee Ellis Ross

The awards show will be a family affair, with Tracee Ellis Ross hosting and mom Diana Ross doing double duty as a performer and the recipient of the Lifetime Achievement Award.

“She’s a bit of an international treasure in my opinion,” the black-ish star, 45, tells PEOPLE. “I’m excited that a younger generation gets to witness that, even just through the television screen. Also I think it’s a really extraordinary thing to honor somebody who’s had such an everlasting career, whose music has touched lives in such a poignant and special way. Music reaches into your heart, and my mom’s voice has been a part of people’s lives for a long time.”

Ross also plans to honor her mother, a 12-time Grammy nominee, in a personal way.

“I love clothes,” says the actress. “I’m a style girl, so there will be a couple nods to my mother and her extraordinary fashion.”

Who’s Performing?

Selena Gomez is set to return to the stage — marking her first performancesince undergoing surgery for a kidney transplant. The 25-year-old singer-songwriter will sing her brand new single “Wolves” at the awards show, where she took home the prize for favorite female artist, pop/rock in 2016. Might she bring along Justin Bieber, a constant fixture by her side as of late?

Pink and Kelly Clarkson are set to open the show together in a performance fans have been clamoring for for years.

Christina Aguilera, too, will perform at the upcoming ceremony to honor Whitney Houston with a commemorative tribute timed to the 25th anniversary of The Bodyguard‘s release on Nov. 25, 1992.

Werdum vs Tybura

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Werdum vs Tybura

It all goes down later tonight (Sat., Nov. 18, 2017) at UFC Fight Night 121 live on FOX Sports 1 from inside Qudos Bank Arena in Sydney, Australia, as former UFC heavyweight champion Fabricio Werdum puts his divisional stock on the line against rising contender Marcin Tybura. Werdum is filling in for a scratched Mark Hunt.

In addition to the heavyweight headliner, notable names like Bec Rawlings, Tim Means, Elias Theodorou, and Jake Matthews will take to the cage, as well as a preliminary lightweight matchup between Will Brooks and Nik Lentz. Rising featherweight prospect Alexander Volkanovski will also be in action as he aims to win his third-straight UFC appearance.

Former heavyweight champion Fabricio Werdum will headline the card against rising Polish slugger Marcin Tybura while the undercard is packed with local talent.

Jake Matthews will make his return to the cage after almost 12 months on the sidelines while exciting heavyweight prospect Tai Tuivasa will be making his UFC debut.

We’ll have all the action from go to woah, so sit back, relax, put your feet up and throw on your best/worst TapouT shirt, we’ll take care of the rest.

UFC Fight Night 121 is held tomorrow, Sunday November 19, at the Qudos Bank Arena in Sydney. The main card airs live on FS 6, Edge and Fight Pass, following the preliminary cards on UFC Fight Pass.

In the main event Brazilian heavyweight Fabricio Werdum takes on Marcin Tybura of Poland. At the weigh-in ceremony conducted on Saturday Werdum showed 249, while Tybura was 247.

The second match up from the top features the all-Australian bout between Bec Rawlings and Jessica Rose-Clark. On the scales Rawlings weighed-in at 125. Her opponent was 128, missing the women’s flyweight weight class by two pounds.

Also on the card, Ryan Benoit missed the flyweight division by three pounds, showing 129, for his bout against Ashkan Mokhtarian who was 125. In addition, Frank Camacho (160) was four pounds overweight for his lightweight clash with Damien Brown (155). As well, Nadia Kassem (120) was also four pounds over for the strawweight class, while her opponent Alex Chambers showed 115.

The fighters who missed weight will donate 20% of the purse to their respective opponents. The full fight card and complete weigh-in results can be found below.

Main card on FS 6, Edge and Fight Pass / 2 PM AEDT
Fabricio Werdum (249) vs. Marcin Tybura (247)
Bec Rawlings (125) vs. Jessica Rose-Clark (128)
Tim Means (170) vs. Belal Muhammad (170)
Jake Matthews (170) vs. Bojan Velickovic (170)
Elias Theodorou (185) vs. Daniel Kelly (185)
Alexander Volkanovski (149) vs. Shane Young (147) – Agreed 150 lbs catchweight

Preliminary card on UFC Fight Pass / 12PM AEDT
Ryan Benoit (129) vs. Ashkan Mokhtarian (125)
Will Brooks (156) vs. Nik Lentz (155)
Rashad Coulter (249) vs. Tai Tuivasa (265)
Damien Brown (155) vs. Frank Camacho (160)

Early prelims on UFC Fight Pass / 10:30AM AEDT
Alex Chambers (115) vs. Nadia Kassem (120)
Jenel Lausa (124) vs. Eric Shelton (125)
Anthony Hamilton (261) vs. Adam Wieczorek (238.6)

Japanese Grand Prix 2017

Japanese Grand Prix 2017 Live Stream ESPN looks ahead to the Japanese Grand Prix at Suzuka, the 16th race of the 2017 season, and what Sebastian Vettel has to do to cut the gap to Lewis Hamilton in the championship fight.

Date: Thursday, Oct. 6

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The German was 0.211 seconds quicker than Hamilton, who leads Vettel by 34 points with five races remaining.Red Bull’s Daniel Ricciardo was third quickest, 0.375secs off the pace.The session was stopped for 16 minutes after a big crash for Toro Rosso’s Carlos Sainz, who lost ontrol and smashed into the wall. He was unhurt.

Sebastian Vettel had been two tenths of a second in clear in the often-experimental Friday morning session but all three of the front teams were evenly matched.

But Hamilton’s 29 laps in the morning proved to be the majority of the running possible on the first day of practice as a deluge delayed the start of FP2.

Cars were eventually allowed out on track in soaking conditions but few chose to set a lap with the majority instead electing to spend one lap investigating the water on track and then returning to the pits.

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The Brit, one of the best drivers in the wet, set the fastest lap of anyone but only the two Williams and two Force India drivers chose to set a time.

The Belgian, fresh from an impressive Malaysian Grand Prix, was again quicker than team-mate Fernando Alonso, who was 12th fastest, 0.033secs behind Vandoorne.

At the front, Vettel’s pace was a worrying sign for Hamilton and Mercedes, who in theory were expected to be the quickest combination in Japan.

The track’s long corners and sensitivity to engine power should mean it suits the Mercedes, whereas other tracks in the closing stages of the season are expected to favour Ferrari.

So if Vettel can be competitive or even beat Hamilton at Suzuka, it underlines why Hamilton was concerned about Mercedes’ form even as he extended his lead with second place behind Verstappen in Malaysia last weekend.

Partick Thistle vs Rangers

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Victory for Pedro Caixinha’s men at the newly-renamed Energy Check Stadium would send them level on points with Celtic and Aberdeen at the top of the Scottish Premiership table.

But while Archibald acknowledges there is a lot riding on the game for the Ibrox men, he believes his team are just as hungry as they look to finally grab their first win of the new campaign.

“We’re confident, believe it or not,” said the Thistle boss. “We’re at home and we’ve got to get after Rangers and get the victory.

“We know there is a big incentive for Rangers to get to the top of the league.

“But the incentive to get that first three points is just as big for us.

“There is going to be a big crowd, the game’s live on TV and it’s a chance to get our first win, so there are plenty of motivating factors – none more so than the chance to get out of the group down the bottom of the table.”

Friday’s showdown is the first of two games against Rangers in the space of five days, with Jags also hosting the Betfred Cup quarter-final on Tuesday.

Archibald is hoping to make amends following last year’s double home defeat to the Light Blues.

Thistle led on both occasions, but their inability to hold out as Gers poured forward in the final stages cost them dear as they ultimately sank to a pair of dispiriting defeats.

Joe Dodoo was the hero with his late brace back in November, while April’s Maryhill clash was settled when Barrie McKay and Joe Garner struck at the death for the visitors.

Giants score three in the 9th to tie, lose in 11

AT&T Park was mostly empty in the top of the ninth inning Friday night when the hardy few fans who stayed through a stinker of game for the Giants started a “Let’s Go Giants” chant. Team executives should have walked through the stands shaking hands with all of them, the truest of the faithful.

The players in the orange tops showed their appreciation another way, tying the game with a three-run rally that began with two outs in the ninth and sent the game into extra innings. The crowning blow was Conor Gillaspie‘s pinch two-run homer, his first of the year.

A smaller but just as enthusiastic group saw the Giants lose anyway, 12-9, when three straight Padres (Matt Szczur, Jose Pierla and Carlos Asuaje) drove in runs with their fourth hits of the game. All were singles, two off George Kontos, who was pitching for the fourth time in five days and was supposed to be off.

When the game ended at 12:01 a.m. Saturday, the Giants had lost for the eighth time in 11 games this year to the Padres, who had 20 hits and lead the Giants by six games in the “race” for fourth place.

Nobody was more frustrated than Jeff Samardzija, who had leads of 4-0 after one inning, 5-1 after three and 6-2 after four yet had to be yanked before he even could qualify for a win.

“Your guys go out there and battle for you and give you a nice, comfortable lead,” Samardzija said. “That’s all you can ask for anytime as a pitcher. You want three, four runs and do your job. They did that and then some. To have it turn out the way it did, it’s not on my list of things I enjoy doing.”

Manager Bruce Bochy does not enjoy walking into the interview room after the Giants score nine runs, which sometimes amounts to two series worth of production, and talk about a loss. This was the third time he had to do it in 2017.

To expand that further, the Giants have lost nine games in which they have scored at least six.

The Giants have not had too many games when they have been terrible on both sides, but have had several like this: When they pitch they don’t hit. When they hit they don’t pitch.

“That’s why we are where we’re at,” Bochy said. “Long game. Long innings. We grinded all night. For our guys to come out for the ninth inning and make a comeback like that, it’s frustrating we couldn’t win.”

Wil Myers broke a 6-6 tie in the seventh with a homer off Hunter Strickland, who allowed two more in the eighth after allowing consecutive triples to start the inning.

The Giants were down 9-6 in the ninth against closer Brandon Maurer and rallied big-time after the first two Giants made outs.

Buster Posey walked and advanced on indifference. Brandon Crawford’s second RBI single scored Posey, and Gillaspie sent a slider high and deep into the night to tie it 9-9.

But they could not score in the 10th.. The Padres got their three in the 11th against George Kontos pitching for the fourth time in five nights. Bochy said before the game he wanted to stay away from Kontos, but he tried to squeeze an inning from the right-hander before going to his long man, Kyle Crick, the last reliever left.

When a game goes past midnight and 21 runs score, there is bound to be some strangeness, and there was.

Play momentarily was stopped in extra innings when an aggressive flock of seagulls commandeered the air space over the outfield and had Denard Span, who has a fear of birds, running several steps to safety.

The birds dispersed when the sound engineers played that “Everybody clap your hands” thing, and the fans did. For a minute.

Before the ninth inning, it was frustration after frustration for the Giants.

Letting Hector Sanchez kill them again? Samardzija getting walloped by the same team for the second time in six nights? Szczur standing at the plate in the ninth and 11th innings needing a homer for the cycle when he did not even play the first four innings?

Szczur would have been the first player in at least 104 years to have a cycle in a game he did not start. He needed a homer in the ninth and went for it, striking out against Steven Okert with a tremendous cut.

Sanchez hit his fourth homer of the year against the Giants, an RBI double and a single. Since 2015, his final year in San Francisco, he is hitting 11-for-22 with five homers and 13 RBIs against the Giants.

Against everyone else he has hit .193 with five homers in 88 at-bats.

The game pitted two starters who have attracted some interest in the trade market, Samardzija and Trevor Cahill. Neither finished five innings. Cahill allowed six runs, Samardzija five.

The game began so pleasantly for the Giants, too, with a four-run first inning.

Span continued his roll with a leadoff double. Brandon Belt flipped a single to right-center, his first hit in 10 at-bats, to score Span. After Posey’s walk, Crawford bounced a single to right that turned into a bonanza for the Giants because of a bad throw from Hunter Renfroe.