Sports

England drop Moeen, Woakes for 2nd test against New Zealand

England had already dropped off-spinning all-rounder Moeen Ali and bowler Chris Woakes also paid the price for a lack of penetration in Auckland despite showing his batting ability with a second-innings half century. "We as players have a responsibility to put things right", he said. The fitness of Ben Stokes remains an issue. England's 12-man squad (v New Zealand in Christchurch): JE R... [Full Article...]

James pours in 41 as Cavs crush Hornets

James pours in 41 as Cavs crush Hornets James matched Jordan's 17-year-old mark in the second quarter when he scored his 10th point on a powerful alley-oop dunk off a pass from J.R. Smith. The 33-year-old James began the streak on January 6, 2007 and can break Jordan's record Friday against the Pelicans . [Full Article...]

Australian Sevens rugby captain James Stannard 'assaulted' outside kebab shop in Sydney

Australian Sevens rugby captain James Stannard 'assaulted' outside kebab shop in Sydney A 22-year-old British national has been arrested over the attack. A British man was charged over the incident after the 35-year-old, who was reportedly out with teammates, was allegedly "punched in the head" in the Sydney suburb of Coogee early Friday, New South Wales state police said. [Full Article...]

A's get set for Shohei Ohtani's major league debut at the Coliseum

A's get set for Shohei Ohtani's major league debut at the Coliseum With Ian Kinsler still working his way back from a minor groin injury, Luis Valbuena will man the hot corner and Ohtani draws the start at DH for the first game of the 2018 season. "It really has been a learning experience. I just want to enjoy the season". "We could have shuffled things in a lot of different ways", Scioscia said of the rotation. [Full Article...]

Federer named 2017 sportsman of the year

The two awards for the Swiss brought his career total of Laureus Awards to six, making him the most decorated Laureus victor in history. "This is a very special moment for me". It's been an awesome ride", Federer added. The annual Laureus Awards are held to honor people whom make a notable impact and remarkable accomplishments in the world of sport throughout the year. [Full Article...]

N Korea's Kim shows unity with China's Xi in first foreign trip

N Korea's Kim shows unity with China's Xi in first foreign trip Kim will meet with South Korean President Moon Jae-in on April 27, officials confirmed Thursday. A South Korean soldier watches a television news report about North Korean leader Kim Jong Un's visit to China at a railway station in Seoul. [Full Article...]

Nevada Athletic Commission Files Complaint Against Canelo Alvarez Over Failed Drug Tests

Nevada Athletic Commission Files Complaint Against Canelo Alvarez Over Failed Drug Tests He claims the positive tests were the result of contaminated meat. "Therefore, I am canceling the hearing that was scheduled for Friday, March 30th". That hearing was pushed back eight more days Thursday, until April 18, but Bennett told ESPN.com that the NSAC would accommodate Alvarez on April 10 if he prefers that date. [Full Article...]

Syracuse recruit Bazley decommits, heading to G

Syracuse recruit Bazley decommits, heading to G If he has success skipping college entirely to go through the G-League on his way to the NBA, Bazley will be looked back on as a trailblazer. This is going to put me one step closer to doing so. I talked to my high school coach, Steve, who played overseas, and then I talked to a couple of guys in the G League who have experience. The league recently changed the way it pays players by adding two-... [Full Article...]

Watch Ian Happ crush home run on first pitch of season

Watch Ian Happ crush home run on first pitch of season The moment was made more surreal by WGN color commentator Jim Deshaies pointing out that Happ had five leadoff home runs in spring training and saying, "I expect him to take a pretty healthy cut here if he gets a juicy-looking first-pitch fastball from Urena ". [Full Article...]

Boston Red Sox vs New York Yankees 2018: Tale of two cities

Boston Red Sox vs New York Yankees 2018: Tale of two cities Petersburg, Fla. "And then once you get your first win, it gets a lot better". Let's face it. We all want to feel good about the places we live or work. Bogaerts went 3-for-4 with a pair of doubles, and his approach was more aggressive than we've seen in the past. But that was just a warm-up for what came next. [Full Article...]

Matt Davidson leads White Sox's offensive explosion with three homer game

Matt Davidson leads White Sox's offensive explosion with three homer game When the 2017 season ended and free agency officially began, the Kansas City Royals were headed into a new era of Royals baseball. The White Sox failed to get him another at-bat in the ninth inning. Davidson capped his big game with a three-run homer off Brian Flynn in the eighth, becoming the first White Sox player with a three-homer game since Dan Johnson in October 2012. [Full Article...]

Mustafi reveals how meeting changed Arsenal fortunes

Mustafi reveals how meeting changed Arsenal fortunes The Gunners are 13 points off the pace in the top four race and are now largely depending on winning the Europa League to secure the return of Champions League football next season. "He takes unbelievable stick off an very bad lot of people". The France global underwent knee surgery following the loss but his return to fitness is timely given fellow striker and club-record signing Pierre-Emeri... [Full Article...]

Steelers GM: Ryan Shazier Out for 2018 Season with Back Injury

Colbert said Shazier will continue to be a part of the team as he rehabilitates from his injury. "He involves himself with the team and team issues so that he can be a formidable member in 2018". He was able to do that, and he did a lot of good things for us a year ago. I've had a lot of 1st downs at UPMC, but you know being the defensive guy I am, my mind is on 3 and out. [Full Article...]

Bould Offers Update On Lacazette & Wilshere Plus Ramsey Latest

Bould Offers Update On Lacazette & Wilshere Plus Ramsey Latest Behind closed doors I've never met anyone who is as hungry and determined to win football games". The capital club are now sixth in the Premier League table - 13 points off the top four - but could yet secure Champions League football for the 2018-19 campaign with a Europa League triumph. [Full Article...]

Xavier boys' track team looks for better finish

Xavier boys' track team looks for better finish Returners from last year's state qualifiers are seniors George Durin, Jax Junge and Joe Scieszinski, juniors Aaron Larson and Braden Stovie, and sophomore Josh Volk. The senior trio of Vander Grinten, Gjermo and Siewert seems to be the bulk of the team's experience in field events, with Siewert returning for high jump , and Gjermo back for triple jump . [Full Article...]

MSU's Nick Ward will submit name for National Basketball Association draft

MSU's Nick Ward will submit name for National Basketball Association draft He will, however, not hire an agent. In 35 games this season, Ward was third on the team in scoring with 12.4 points per game, was the team's leading rebounder with 7.1 rebounds per game and shot 64.8 percent from the floor, which is second in the Big Ten. [Full Article...]

'Devastated' Smith makes tearful apology for ball-tampering

'Devastated' Smith makes tearful apology for ball-tampering Cameron Bancroft said he panicked when initially asked about the ball tampering affair. Smith and Warner - the team vice-captain - have been banned from playing professional cricket in Australia for 12 months, and have relinquished their leadership roles. [Full Article...]

Lehmann resigns as disgraced trio return to Australia

Lehmann resigns as disgraced trio return to Australia Asked his proudest achievement as head coach , Lehmann, whose contract was supposed to run till the end of 2019, said: "I would say the way we dealt with Philip Hughes's passing". Former Australian cricket captain Steve Smith has broken down in tears during a media conference in Sydney , his first since arriving home from South Africa after the ball tampering scandal . [Full Article...]

Lehmann to step down after fourth Test

Lehmann to step down after fourth Test Smith and Warner have been handed 12-month bans from global cricket and Bancroft a nine-month ban. For years Australia's cricketers have mocked New Zealand's no-sledging policy, now they plan to adopt it in a belated bid to fix their own battered reputation. [Full Article...]

Australia cricket coach Lehmann to quit after South Africa series

Australia cricket coach Lehmann to quit after South Africa series Australian Vice Captain David Warner , along with skipper Steve Smith , have been banned from all worldwide and domestic cricket for a year. "The CoA, in consultation with BCCI acting president Mr CK Khanna, IPL chairman Mr Rajeev Shukla and BCCI acting hon. secretary Mr Amitabh Choudhary, has made a decision to ban Mr Smith and Mr Warner with immediate effect from participation in IPL 2... [Full Article...]


« Previous 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 32 33 34 35 36 37 38 39 40 41 42 43 44 45 46 47 48 49 50 51 52 53 54 55 56 57 58 59 60 61 62 63 64 65 66 67 68 69 70 71 72 73 74 75 76 77 78 79 80 81 82 83 84 85 86 87 88 89 90 91 92 93 94 95 96 97 98 99 100 101 102 103 104 105 106 107 108 109 110 111 112 113 114 115 116 117 118 119 120 121 122 123 124 125 126 127 128 129 130 131 132 133 134 135 136 137 138 139 140 141 142 143 144 145 146 147 148 149 150 151 152 153 154 155 156 157 158 159 160 161 162 163 164 165 166 167 168 169 170 171 172 173 174 175 176 177 178 179 180 181 182 183 184 185 186 187 188 189 190 191 192 193 194 195 196 197 198 199 200 201 202 203 204 205 206 207 208 209 210 211 212 213 214 215 216 217 218 219 220 221 222 223 224 225 226 227 228 229 230 231 232 233 234 235 236 237 238 239 240 241 242 243 244 245 246 247 248 249 250 251 252 253 254 255 256 257 258 259 260 261 262 263 264 265 266 267 268 269 270 271 272 273 274 275 276 277 278 279 280  Next »