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2019-09-16, 19:27

Former NASCAR champ Mike Stefanik dies in plane crash Mike Stefanik, a nine-time NASCAR champion and NASCAR Hall of Fame nominee, died Sunday in a plane crash, according to the stock-car racing organization. He was 61....
2019-09-16, 18:52

Roethlisberger out for the season, needs elbow surgery Pittsburgh Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger will miss the rest of the season and will undergo surgery on his right elbow, Steelers head coach Mike Tomlin said in a statement Monday....
2019-09-16, 18:52

De Gea signs new deal to stay at Manchester United David de Gea has pledged his future to Manchester United after signing a deal that will keep him at the club until 2023 with the option for a further year....
2019-09-16, 18:52

Stunning images from Rhythmic Gymnastics Championships Gymnasts from all over the world compete in the Rhythmic Gymnastics World Championships, held in Azerbaijan. Check out the best twirls and tricks.       ...
2019-09-16, 18:52

Hertha Berlin's bright start halted by 3 straight losses Hertha Berlin's fresh start under a new coach and the additional millions provided by a new backer is not going to plan       ...
2019-09-16, 18:52

Refs blow calls, Antonio Brown debuts with Pats and more from Week 2 The Patriots wasted no time getting Antonio Brown involved while officials made a number of questionable calls in other Week 2 action. Here's our Monday breakdown.       ...
2019-09-16, 18:52

Juventus 'ultra' fan leaders arrested in tickets probe Police have arrested 12 hardcore Juventus "ultra" fan leaders for a series of accusations, including making illegal demands to the club in order to obtain more tickets       ...
2019-09-16, 18:52

Liverpool favored for 1st Club World Cup in Qatar Qatar will soon get to show it can stage a FIFA soccer tournament when the Club World Cup goes to Doha nine years after the country won the right to host the 2022 World Cup       ...
2019-09-16, 18:52

SEC Power Rankings, Week 4: What to make of Alabama's, Florida's conference wins There were two games between SEC teams in Week 3 of the college football season. What should we make of those outcomes in this week's power rankings.       ...
2019-09-16, 18:52

Redskins faced with big questions after loss to Cowboys SportsPulse: USA TODAY Sports' Tom Schad was in attendance for the Redskins' 31-21 loss to the Cowboys in Week 2 and discusses next steps for a Washington team looking for answers.       ...
2019-09-16, 18:52

AP source: Saints' Brees has torn ligament in thumb A person familiar with the situation says Saints quarterback Drew Brees has a torn ligament near the thumb of his throwing hand that is expected to sideline him at least six weeks       ...
2019-09-16, 18:52

Cleveland Browns vs. New York Jets: Game time, live stream, TV channel, how to watch Week 1 in the NFL concludes Monday night with the showdown between the Cleveland Browns and New York Jets. Here's everything you need to know.       ...
2019-09-16, 18:52

Michigan State's Mark Dantonio: Late-game chaos threw me off a bit vs. Arizona State Michigan State coach Mark Dantonio said he might have let certain penalties or missed calls bother him late in Saturday’s 10-7 loss to Arizona State.       ...
2019-09-16, 18:52

Former NASCAR champion driver Mike Stefanik dies in plane crash at 61 Mike Stefanik, a nine-time champion between NASCAR's Whelen Modified and K&N Pro Series East series, has died in a plane crash. He was 61.       ...
2019-09-16, 18:52

ESPN's Booger McFarland ready to talk Odell Beckham’s watch, Bountygate as 'MNF' analyst Booger McFarland, lead analyst for ESPN’s "Monday Night Football," on his approach to the job — what he talks about on-air, and what he leaves out.       ...
2019-09-16, 18:52

Pac-12: Arizona State should have been penalized on game-ending Michigan State FG miss Arizona State should have been penalized for leaping on Michigan State's game-ending field goal miss, the Pac-12 Conference says.       ...
2019-09-16, 18:52

Raiders quarterback Derek Carr rips interference call: 'Blows my mind' Raiders QB Derek Carr vented about one of the worst calls he's ever experienced following his team's 28-10 loss to the Kansas City Chiefs on Sunday.       ...
2019-09-16, 18:52

Reports: NFL to meet with Antonio Brown accuser on Monday as part of investigation Antonio Brown's accuser is reportedly meeting with the NFL on Monday while Brown's debut with the Patriots included a 20-yard touchdown catch.       ...
2019-09-16, 18:52

NCAA Re-Rank 1-130: Clemson solidifies top spot after win at Syracuse Clemson solidified the No. 1 spot in the latest NCAA Re-Rank after a 41-6 win at Syracuse. LSU keeps hold of second ahead of Alabama.       ...
2019-09-16, 18:52

NFL Week 2 winners, losers: Dak Prescott's value rises, Kirk Cousins makes costly mistake As Dak Prescott's value continues to rise for the unbeaten Dallas Cowboys, Kirk Cousins isn't living up to his contract.       ...
2019-09-16, 18:52

Saints QB Drew Brees to undergo thumb surgery, likely miss six weeks, per reports The New Orleans Saints might have to wait until midseason or later for the return of quarterback Drew Brees, who suffered a thumb injury vs. the Rams.       ...
2019-09-16, 18:52

We Might Have Seen Adam Vinatieri's Last Kick If Adam Vinatieri were a normal kicker, the Colts would just cut him today. Vinatieiri has had a nightmare start to his season, missing a pair of extra points in Indianapolis’s 19-17 win over the Titans, a week after missing two FGs and an XP in a six-point loss to the Chargers. That’s nine points l...
2019-09-16, 18:26

Zlatan Punted Sporting Kansas City Into Orbit With Yet Another Hat Trick At some point, Zlatan Ibrahimović will wear out his welcome in MLS, but that moment has thankfully not come just yet. Beyond all the shit-talking and dunking on MLS of the likes which we here at Deadspin can only aspire to, Zlatan’s still got it on the field, which must make his shtick easier to tak...
2019-09-16, 18:26

"He Would Have Mounds Of Towels": A U.S. Open Ball Person Dishes On The Nicest Players And Oddest Habits Tennis watched on TV has nothing on tennis watched from the stands. Tennis watched from the stands, in turn, has nothing on tennis watched while standing right on the court. That’s one perk of being a ball person, one of the many workers crucial to the smooth function of a tennis tournament. They en...
2019-09-16, 18:26

The Giants Are Inching Closer And Closer To The Daniel Jones Era For the second straight week, Eli Manning was outplayed by the quarterback opposite him, and this time, it felt a whole lot worse. While there’s not much shame in losing in Dallas to Dak Prescott when he throws for over 400 yards and puts up a perfect 158.3 QB rating, Week 2 brought fewer chances fo...
2019-09-16, 18:26

Italian Soccer Pundit Fired For Saying The Only Way To Stop Romelu Lukaku Is To Feed Him 10 Bananas We’ve always known that Italian soccer has a racism problem, but striker Romelu Lukaku’s arrival in Serie A seems to have encouraged soccer fans and observers in the country to step up and get extra racist. Lukaku first endured monkey chants from Cagliari fans, then his own dumbass fans wrote him a ...
2019-09-16, 18:26

Report: Drew Brees To Undergo Thumb Surgery, Expected To Be Out For Six Weeks After Drew Brees injured his hand in the Saints’ game against the Rams on Sunday, Adam Schefter is reporting that the quarterback will need surgery on his thumb, which is expected to keep him off the field for six weeks....
2019-09-16, 18:26

Soccer Management Sim Is Surprisingly Artsy I don’t know much about soccer, but I love how seriously its fans take it. I can’t count the number of Saturday mornings when I’ve been woken up by shouts coming from the English pub a block from my house when there’s a Premier League game....
2019-09-16, 18:26

Patrick Mahomes Only Needed 15 Minutes To Melt The Raiders Jon Gruden’s merry band of football louts began their game against the flamethrowing Kansas City Chiefs yesterday afternoon by surprising everyone and scoring on their first two drives. Derek Carr’s accuracy (as well as a 43-yard pass interference call against Tyrann Mathieu) helped the Raiders to ...
2019-09-16, 18:26

Artist Says Antonio Brown Exposed His Barely Covered Penis To Her While She Worked In His House Sports Illustrated’s Robert Klemko has published a long story about Antonio Brown and his his various business and personal relationships. Through interviews and the examination of court documents and police reports, Klemko outlines a pattern of behavior that is defined by accusations of refusing to...
2019-09-16, 18:26

Seattle Sounders Fans Walk Out Of Match Due To MLS Ban Of Protest Signs Following months of ideological clashing and semantic disagreements on the meaning of the word “political,” the largest Seattle Sounders supporter group took a more disruptive approach to its fight against MLS’s ban on protest signs, represented most clearly by those bearing the Iron Front logo. Aft...
2019-09-16, 18:26

Jets vs. Browns: Preview, predictions, what to watch for Costello’s Call This was going to be a tough game for the Jets if they were at full strength. Without their starting quarterback, play-caller on defense, No. 2 wide receiver and a key piece on the defensive line, it is hard to see how they have a chance in this one. Odell Beckham Jr. gets......
2019-09-16, 18:26

Marquise Brown is the unnamed player in Antonio Brown’s rape lawsuit Marquise Brown’s first month in the NFL will be memorable for more than just the big-play ability he has flashed on the field. The Ravens’ prized rookie is the unnamed player in the sexual assault lawsuit against Antonio Brown, according to Pro Football Talk. Marquise, who is AntonioR...
2019-09-16, 18:26

NASCAR champ Mike Stefanik dies in Connecticut plane crash NASCAR great Michael Stefanik was killed Sunday while piloting a single-seat plane that crashed in Connecticut, authorities said. The 61-year-old stock car champion took off in the single-engine Aerolite 103 from Riconn Airport in Rhode Island and had tried to return to the airfield when the plane c...
2019-09-16, 18:26

Aaron Rodgers addresses fiery exchange with Packers coach Matt LaFleur Aaron Rodgers and Matt LaFleur aren’t going to let a brief sideline scuffle damper their burgeoning relationship. Following the Packers’ 21-16 win over the Vikings on Sunday, the quarterback addressed a heated exchange that took place with his rookie head coach after a three-and-out duri...
2019-09-16, 18:26

Seth Lugo doesn’t want this Mets closer job forever It’s tough duty being a relief pitcher in the major leagues. You can be a hero one day, a bum the next. You’re only as good as your last appearance. Seth Lugo was reminded of that Sunday night at Citi Field where his streak of 15 scoreless innings ended when he gave up a crucial......
2019-09-16, 18:26

Drew Brees’ injury fears realized: Will miss ‘significant’ time The Saints won’t have quarterback Drew Brees for quite a while. According to NFL Network, Brees suffered a torn ligament in the thumb on his throwing hand and is likely out for six weeks. The type of procedure and who performs it could alter the timeline, per the report. There were concerns th...
2019-09-16, 18:26

Browns give Odell Beckham something he never had with Giants He could have had it all, a legendary career as a New York Giant, best receiver in the franchise’s history, and Odell Beckham Jr. dropped the ball. It is still hard to fathom, such a wondrous young talent who seemed heaven-made for the bright lights and the big stage becoming such a headache and suc...
2019-09-16, 18:26

Why Janoris Jenkins was right to call out putrid Giants defense Good for Janoris Jenkins. Yes, he was agitated. Yes, he was frustrated. Yes, he admitted he was angry. Yes, he called out the lack of a pass rush. Yes, his heated comments after yet another loss approached the line. But his terse words did not cross the line. And they were what needed to be......
2019-09-16, 18:26

Crazed WNBA fan runs at Ogwumike sisters with object in hand Following the Los Angeles Sparks’ playoff win over the Seattle Storm on Sunday afternoon, one fan took his excitement too far onto the court. A man wearing a Houston Rockets jersey had to be restrained by security guards at the Staples Center after he sprinted at Nneka and Chiney Ogwumike following ...
2019-09-16, 18:26

Cuomo: Buffalo Bills are the only true ‘New York’ football team Don’t rub it in, governor. Gov. Andrew Cuomo boasted that the Buffalo Bills are the only professional football team that actually plays in the state of New York — after they defeated the “NY” Jets and Giants — — in consecutive weeks. Cuomo admitted he was enterin...
2019-09-16, 18:26

Another Antonio Brown accuser comes forward A second woman is accusing Antonio Brown of sexual misconduct, saying he inappropriately propositioned her at his Pennsylvania home in 2017 — standing behind her fully naked, holding a small towel over his genitals, while she painted, according to a new report. The unnamed woman said the New E...
2019-09-16, 18:26

Ben Roethlisberger injury: Out for season in Steelers disaster It is the worst-case scenario for Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger. Roethlisberger was seen grabbing his elbow before leaving Sunday’s loss to the Seahawks early. He was scheduled for an MRI exam on Monday and the results showed he would need season-ending elbow surgery. “Ben Roethlisbe...
2019-09-16, 18:26

Antonio Brown celebrates Patriots debut with family Antonio Brown celebrated his New England Patriots debut with his family Sunday — after bolting from the media following the Pats’ 43-0 blowout against the Miami Dolphins. The embattled receiver — who is battling rape and sexual misconduct accusations — ditched reporters at Ha...
2019-09-16, 18:26

Colin Kaepernick ‘Dream Crazy’ Ad Wins Nike an Emmy The spot surprised the public, revealing that Nike extended its contract with the quarterback known for protesting social issues. Still, it’s unclear how much more there is to the partnership....
2019-09-16, 18:26

FIFA and Premier League Document Saudi Link in BeIN Piracy Fight A report financed by FIFA, two of its confederations and several top European leagues traced the signal of a large-scale piracy operation. Stopping its broadcasts has proved far more difficult....
2019-09-16, 18:26

Watford midfielder Tom Cleverley surprised 'stubborn' Arsenal failed to adapt approach in thrilling draw Watford looked down and out against Arsenal on Sunday before their stirring comeback gave Quique Sanchez Flores plenty of positives on his return to the club as manager....
2019-09-16, 17:39

Andy Robertson desperate for Liverpool to avoid another Champions League group stage scrap with Napoli Liverpool defender Andy Robertson is out to avoid another nail-biting climax to the Champions League group stages by picking up three important points at Napoli on Tuesday....
2019-09-16, 17:39

Fikayo Tomori vows to keep living the Chelsea dream alongside Mason Mount and Tammy Abraham Chelsea youngster Fikayo Tomori is living out his dream of breaking into the first team alongside close friends and fellow academy graduates Tammy Abraham and Mason Mount....
2019-09-16, 17:39

Suzann Pettersen had no idea she had sealed Solheim Cup win with decisive final putt Solheim Cup saviour Suzann Pettersen admitted she had no idea that her winning putt on the 18th was the stroke to seal a remarkable comeback victory....
2019-09-16, 17:39

How England's glorious summer of cricket unfolded: Highs and lows of an epic four months A draw in the fifth and final Ashes Test at the Oval last weekend brought the curtain down on one of the greatest summers English cricket has ever seen....
2019-09-16, 17:39

Chelsea defender Antonio Rudiger ruled out of Valencia clash as Blues hold fire on Callum Hudson-Odoi return Chelsea head coach Frank Lampard has confirmed Antonio Rudiger will undergo a scan on a groin injury on Monday afternoon and is out of Tuesday's Champions League clash with Valencia....
2019-09-16, 17:39

David Warner let Stuart Broad get into his head, says Langer as England end summer on a high Justin Langer believes opening batsman David Warner allowed Stuart Broad to "get into his head" during the Ashes series, which ended in a draw at the Kia Oval on Sunday....
2019-09-16, 17:39

Ole Gunnar Solskjaer hails David de Gea 'the perfect base' for his Man Utd defence after new deal Ole Gunnar Solskjaer has hailed David de Gea's desire to win more trophies with Manchester United after the goalkeeper penned a new long-term deal with the club....
2019-09-16, 17:39

David de Gea signs new deal to stay at Manchester United David de Gea has pledged his future to Manchester United after signing a deal that will keep him at the club until 2023 with the option for a further year....
2019-09-16, 17:13

‘My future is fixed’: David de Gea signs new four-year Manchester United deal • Spanish goalkeeper’s deal runs until 2023• De Gea moved to Old Trafford in 2011Manchester United goalkeeper David de Gea has signed a new four-year deal with the club, ending speculation about his future.De Gea’s moved to Old Trafford in 2011 from Atlético Madrid and firmly made himself one of the...
2019-09-16, 16:39

Cal, Arizona St move in to give Pac-12 6 ranked California and Arizona State moved into the AP Top 25 college football poll to give the Pac-12 six ranked teams, the most for the conference in almost four years....
2019-09-16, 16:13

Odell Beckham Jr. ad trolls former team ahead of his return to MetLife Stadium Odell Beckham Jr. returns to MetLife Stadium on Monday night in a marquee matchup when the Cleveland Browns go up against the New York Jets and he announced his presence in New York City with advertisement trolling his former team....
2019-09-16, 16:13

Ashes 2019 overview: super Smith, sublime Stokes and a tied series – video Six and a half weeks of extreme highs and lows saw the 2019 Ashes series finish in a draw. Throughout we've seen memorable moments from superb Steve Smith hitting hundred after hundred, to Ben Stokes's incredible solo display at Headingley. An Ashes debut for Jofra Archer was one to remember in a se...
2019-09-16, 16:13

Brazil fire warning shot to surfing rivals in Olympic qualifier Italo Ferreira wins men’s gold at MiyazakiCompatriot Silvana Lima takes women’s silver Powerhouses Brazil showed just what a threat they will be at surfing’s Olympic debut in Tokyo next year, claiming gold and bronze in the men’s division and silver in the women’s to win top overall team honours at ...
2019-09-16, 16:13

World Cup winner Jonny Wilkinson launches mental health campaign Former fly-half to share his own struggles with anxietyWilkinson: ‘I hope I can help people reach out and seek support’Jonny Wilkinson has launched a new mental health campaign together with the health insurer Vitality.The move comes amid rising concerns about a mental health crisis in rugby, after ...
2019-09-16, 16:13

Scotland strive to avoid World Cup slip-ups with shampoo-soaked balls Thunderstorm forecast for Scotland v Ireland game15,000 people turn up for Wales open training sessionScotland have brushed up their act before Sunday’s wet and wild World Cup opener with Ireland – by practising with balls soaked in shampoo. Gregor Townsend’s team are forecast to kick-off their camp...
2019-09-16, 16:13

County cricket: Hampshire v Somerset, Essex v Surrey and more – live! County Championship updates from around the groundsCounty cricket talking points: Somerset gain edge in title raceAnd feel free to tweet @tykestravels or post BTL 2.42pm BST Darren Stevens has his first century since May 2017, off 129 balls with 12 fours and three sixes. Kent are 206-5. Meanwhile, L...
2019-09-16, 16:13

Football transfer rumours: Toni Kroos to Manchester United? Today’s tell-all is very calm and assured German newspaper Bild say Manchester United want to sign Toni Kroos from Real Madrid and are willing to pay up the thick end of £67m to make a Premier League player of the central midfielder. Despite having failed to sign Paul Pogba in the summer transfer wi...
2019-09-16, 16:13

Women’s Super League: talking points from the weekend’s action Chelsea need to be more ruthless, Spurs secure first victory and City’s Pauline Bremer is like a new signing after return to fitnessLacklustre defending punished Chelsea at Brighton, with Aileen Whelan stabbing home late on before Adelina Engman rescued a point at the death. It is turning into a fam...
2019-09-16, 16:13

After 552 days, Juventus finally knocked off their Serie A perch | Nicky Bandini It is far too soon for early-season standings to really matter. And yet, at the same time, they doIn Italy, the Serie A table is always front-page news. On Saturday, Sunday and Monday, La Classifica appears on the cover of all the nation’s major sports papers. This season is only three games old but...
2019-09-16, 16:13

Leipzig cling to Bayern juggernaut and show way ahead for Nagelsmann Bundesliga title pretenders were battered by the champions but stole a draw and know now how much they must improveIt had promised so much, and yet had been such hard going. “It was,” said Leipzig’s coach, Julian Nagelsmann, “like a run in the forest without much football” for his team. For all the ...
2019-09-16, 16:13

'A star is born': Ansu Fati announces himself and changes his world | Sid Lowe This wasn’t one of those things that just happens. It wasn’t something you watch; it was something that takes you with itThis story starts in a self-proclaimed communist utopia, a tiny village in the Andalucían countryside where Che Guevara looks out from the sports ground, Republican flags adorn th...
2019-09-16, 16:13

Fantasy Football Week 2: Breakout stars, waiver targets highlight Winners and Losers Lamar Jackson is proving the doubters wrong, one pass at a time, and the Fantasy ceiling is sky high for this Ravens offense after another dominant showing, Chris Towers says....
2019-09-16, 15:52

Fantasy Football Week 3 Early Waiver Wire Targets, Injury Replacements Another week, another round of injuries for Fantasy players to deal with. Dave Richard takes a look at the ramifications of Drew Brees' injury before looking ahead to the waiver wire....
2019-09-16, 15:52

Watch: Chiefs' Patrick Mahomes lights up Raiders for 4 TD passes in 2nd quarter The Oakland Raiders had a 10-0 lead Sunday against the Kansas City Chiefs before quarterback Patrick Mahomes led his squad to a comeback victory with four touchdown passes in the second quarter....
2019-09-16, 15:00

Watch: Dak Prescott leads Cowboys over Redskins with 3 TD strikes Dallas Cowboys quarterback Dak Prescott continued his hot start to the season by throwing three touchdown passes during a win Sunday against the Washington Redskins....
2019-09-16, 15:00

| WATCH | Ibrahimovic hat-trick propels Galaxy to victory Zlatan Ibrahimovic scored a hat-trick as Los Angeles Galaxy pummelled Sporting Kansas City 7-2 on Sunday to put themselves in the thick of the Major League Soccer playoff race....
2019-09-16, 13:52

| Pliskova closes gap on world No 1 Barty Karolina Pliskova's victory at the Zhengzhou Open means the Czech is now just 86 points behind Ashleigh Barty who remains at the top of the WTA Tour's rankings....
2019-09-16, 13:52

Survival mode saw bloodied Tyson Fury escape Otto Wallin crisis and prove class Tyson Fury had to cope with a large cut to his face as simple return bout became a true fight with Otto Wallin but Gypsy King put in warrior display to survive...
2019-09-16, 13:26

Pliskova qualifies for WTA Finals in Shenzhen "World number two Karolina Pliskova has become the second singles player to qualify for the season-ending WTA Finals in Shenzhen after top-ranked Ash Barty, the WTA Tour said on Monday."...
2019-09-16, 13:26

Federer to give Murray early workout at ATP Cup "Roger Federer is set to give Andy Murray\u0027s hip an early season workout, with Switzerland drawn to face Great Britain in the group phase of the inaugural ATP Cup."...
2019-09-16, 13:26

Wiggins: Roglic's ski jumping mentality behind cycling success "Bradley Wiggins reflects on the remarkable mindset of Vuelta champion Primoz Roglic and his ski jumping background. Subscribe to The Bradley Wiggins Show podcast!"...
2019-09-16, 13:26

Wiggins: Brailsford single-handedly made Britain a great cycling nation "Bradley Wiggins talks about the impact Dave Brailsford has had on cycling in Britain after it was revealed that he has been diagnosed with prostate cancer."...
2019-09-16, 13:26

‘Absolute f****** idiots’ - Wiggins hits out at Froome injury conspiracy theorists "Bradley Wiggins has lashed out at conspiracy theorists doubting Chris Froome\u0027s injuries on social media. Subscribe to The Bradley Wiggins Show podcast!"...
2019-09-16, 13:26

Wiggins podcast: Ski jumping prepared Roglic for Vuelta win, Brailsford changed cycling "Bradley Wiggins has lauded La Vuelta champion Primoz Roglic and also given his reaction to Dave Brailsford\u0027s cancer battle, in his latest Eurosport podcast."...
2019-09-16, 13:26

Arsenal loanee Eddie Nketiah is already a 'complete player', says Leeds United boss Marcelo Bielsa Leeds United boss Marcelo Bielsa says on-loan Arsenal forward Eddie Nketiah is a 'complete player' after the youngster sent his side to the top of the Championship....
2019-09-16, 13:00

Solheim Cup: Europe defeats USA in thrilling finish She stood motionless as the ball rolled towards the hole, but when it disappeared Suzann Pettersen rocked backwards with a double fist pump as she secured a stunning victory for Europe against USA in golf's Solheim Cup....
2019-09-16, 13:00

What We Learned in N.F.L. Week 2 The Rams (and the refs) beat the Saints, the Patriots, Cowboys and Chiefs romped, and a few young quarterbacks continued to prove their doubters wrong....
2019-09-16, 12:13

Watch: Antonio Brown catches TD in first game with Patriots Antonio Brown hauled in a 20-yard touchdown catch from Tom Brady in his first game with the New England Patriots on Sunday against the Dolphins in Miami Garden...
2019-09-16, 12:13

Watch: Vikings RB Dalvin Cook scorches Packers on 75-yard TD run Running back Dalvin Cook broke loose for a 75-yard touchdown run in the second quarter of the Minnesota Vikings' game against the Green Bay Packers Sunday in Green Bay, Wis....
2019-09-16, 12:13

Watch: Redskins RB Adrian Peterson passes Jim Brown on all-time rushing TD list Washington Redskins veteran running back Adrian Peterson moved past Pro Football Hall of Fame tailback Jim Brown and into fifth on the NFL's all-time rushing touchdown list....
2019-09-16, 12:13

Falcons’ Julio Jones hits 20 mph during touchdown run Julio Jones, the star Atlanta Falcons receiver, hit 20 mph during his dash to the end zone on Sunday, giving the Atlanta Falcons a wild 24-20 victory over the Philadelphia Eagles on Sunday night....
2019-09-16, 11:52

Popovich defends team, US beats Poland for 7th at World Cup Their final game at the World Cup had been over for several minutes, and every member of the U.S. team and coaching staff were still lingering together on the court....
2019-09-16, 11:52

Joe Torre: The MLB’s reasoning for rejecting Mets 9/11 hats Pete Alonso may keep fighting the good fight, but MLB does not sound inclined to change its stance. Joe Torre, its chief baseball officer, said he doesn’t foresee MLB changing its rule on teams wearing commemorative hats during games — like the first-responder caps Alonso wanted the Mets to wear on ...
2019-09-16, 11:00

Where Yankees stand in this crucial playoff war TORONTO — Presented with an opportunity to end a long road trip on a very high note the Yankees exited Canada with two losses in three games to the rebuilding Blue Jays, and lost ground to the Astros in the race for home-field advantage in the ALCS. “Losing sucks every time,’’ Aaron Boone said follo...
2019-09-16, 11:00

Same sad Saquon Barkley theme emerges again It was almost identical to Dallas. Saquon Barkley goes off on the first drive, leading the Giants to an early lead. But his impact is limited from there in a lopsided loss. Sunday, he notched 55 yards on four carries the first time the Giants touched the ball. The rest of the 28-14 loss to......
2019-09-16, 11:00

Patriots mum on Antonio Brown circus that keeps going The ongoing circus surrounding Antonio Brown couldn’t derail a second straight overpowering performance by the Patriots to open the 2019 season. Brown hauled in a touchdown pass in his New England debut — and the Pats defense shut down the historically awful Dolphins — in a 43-0 blanking in Miami. T...
2019-09-16, 11:00

How Dellin Betances can help Yankees without trademark fastball TORONTO — If Dellin Betances has to live with a fastball in the 92-94 mph range instead of nearing triple-digits, he will accept it and move on to other avenues to get hitters out. In Betances’ first big-league appearance since last October, the alternate routes were pretty good against the two Blue...
2019-09-16, 11:00

How much longer does Eli Manning really have? The Giants are a franchise in No Mann’s Land. Bills 28, Giants 14 means John Mara’s pipe dream of Eli Manning playing the entire season while Daniel Jones watches and learns is quickly going up in smoke. The Giants are in No Mann’s Land because there are more troubling, ominous indications they cann...
2019-09-16, 11:00

Josh Allen gets back at Giants in best way possible Josh Allen didn’t take offense to Pat Shurmur’s comments. Instead, he let his play inflict damage. On Wednesday, the Giants’ coach said in evaluating Allen prior to the 2018 draft, the team thought he was “a guy that had a chance to be a starter in the NFL.” The Bills posted the comment on televisio...
2019-09-16, 11:00

Mets cave to Dodgers in what could be final dagger The Mets were six outs away from surviving the Dodgers and leaving Citi Field on Sunday night with a critical series win. Then the bullpen pulled its old tricks, and the Mets flew to Colorado with their season on life support. In the rubber match of a series with high-end pitching matchups and high-...
2019-09-16, 11:00

Alexandar Georgiev’s mindset with hyped Rangers goalie lurking Alexandar Georgiev is well aware things might change for him this season, as the Rangers’ goaltending situation enters the very early stages of transition. But that doesn’t mean he’s approaching things any differently. “I’m just looking at it like it’s the same preseason as last year — focus on my g...
2019-09-16, 11:00

Jets chaos subsides for Browns showdown they can’t botch What a week. The Jets had to be shaking their heads after this one. It is hard to even keep track of everything that happened. But here’s a try: They blew a 16-point lead to the Bills and lost their season opener Sunday. They signed a new kicker Tuesday after their last kicker missed two......
2019-09-16, 11:00

Colts hoping legendary kicker Adam Vinatieri doesn’t retire Adam Vinatieri could be ending his Hall of Fame career with a doink. Vinatieri, the NFL’s all-time leading scorer and the league’s oldest player (46), missed two more kicks in the Colts’ 19-17 win over the Titans, including one that bounced off the upright, after missing two field-goal attempts and ...
2019-09-16, 11:00

What Jets’ shaky offensive line needs right now The Jets’ offensive line played together in a game for the first time last week. It did not go well. It looked like a group that had not played together before … because it hadn’t. Injuries and the late addition of center Ryan Kalil led to the starting offensive line not playing a snap together......
2019-09-16, 11:00

Aaron Judge’s frustration prompts chat with umpire TORONTO — When Aaron Judge speaks, even umpires listen. Judge, who blasted his 23rd home run of the season in the first inning Sunday, struck out looking to end the Yankees’ 6-4 loss to the Blue Jays at Rogers Centre. Judge did not agree with home plate umpire Manny Gonzalez on a few called strikes,...
2019-09-16, 11:00

Giants respond to their fans booing them Sometimes, the sounds of silence are preferable to the sounds the Giants heard Sunday during their 28-14 loss to the Bills. There were boos early and often from a fan base sick and tired of all the losing the past few years. It is impossible for the players not to hear and feel the dissatisfaction.....
2019-09-16, 11:00

Mets’ Justin Wilson doomed by cleat mishap in terrible spot It was a costly outing for Mets reliever Justin Wilson on Sunday night. In a must-win series finale against the Dodgers, Wilson couldn’t follow up a strong seven-inning performance from starter Zack Wheeler as the Mets fell 3-2 at Citi Field. When Wilson entered with a 2-1 lead in the eighth inning,...
2019-09-16, 11:00

TJ Jones making statement as surprise Giants wideout A week ago, TJ Jones was jobless, hanging out with his family at home in Atlanta watching the Giants’ season-opening loss to the Cowboys on television. On Sunday, the 27-year-old receiver was back in the Giants uniform he wore in training camp and preseason before he was cut Labor Day weekend, stand...
2019-09-16, 11:00

Giants’ DeAndre Baker can’t hide from struggles DeAndre Baker had spoken with such confidence this past week, days after his indoctrination into the NFL had gone so poorly in Dallas in the season opener. “My confidence is way higher now than going into the first game,’’ the rookie cornerback told The Post’s Paul Schwartz on Wednesday. The truth i...
2019-09-16, 11:00

Jeff McNeil is going quiet when Mets need him most Jeff McNeil was lost for words following the Mets’ 3-2 loss to the Dodgers on Sunday night. He sat motionless in front of his locker, still dressed in his uniform, while the rest of his teammates got a head start on packing for their series in Colorado. His face revealed just how draining the series...
2019-09-16, 11:00

Pete Alonso isn’t letting Mets slump get to him Pete Alonso has put the Mets on his back so often in his rookie season. But with the Mets’ playoff chances running out of time, the first baseman has entered a mini-funk at an inopportune stretch. Alonso went 0-for-4 in Sunday’s 3-2 loss to the Dodgers, dropping to 0-for-his-last-20 since clubbing a...
2019-09-16, 11:00

Mets clubhouse scene shows how much this hurt The Mets gathered their belongings and packed the gear for the trip to Colorado. The silence in the clubhouse was as thick as an evening fog. Their words offered optimism that their chase for a wild-card berth isn’t over, but the sober reality is that it will now take a miracle for the Mets to......
2019-09-16, 11:00

Aston Villa vs West Ham lineups: Confirmed team news, predicted XIs and latest injury updates West Ham playing tonight has given Manuel Lanzini an extra few days to recover after returning from Argentina duty - a welcome boost for the Hammers....
2019-09-16, 10:13

Tyson Fury toasts surgeons after having 50 stitches in eye wound Tyson Fury was badly cut during his bout with Otto Wallin in Las Vegas The post Tyson Fury toasts surgeons after having 50 stitches in eye wound appeared first on Boxing News....
2019-09-16, 10:13

Right when Nationals need it, Howie Kendrick and Aníbal Sánchez deliver in 7-0 win over Braves Kendrick provided the game’s two most important hits to complement seven dominant, scoreless innings from Sánchez in a sweep-averting, standings-maintaining victory....
2019-09-16, 09:26

"Desperate" Joe Root Plots Ashes Success Down Under After Series Draw England's victory in the 5th Ashes Test meant the series finished in a draw for the first time since 1972, although holders Australia retain the urn....
2019-09-16, 09:26

Afghanistan Set T20I World Record With Win Over Bangladesh In Dhaka Afghanistan raced to a world record 12 successive Twenty20 international wins with a 25-run victory against Bangladesh on Sunday. With stellar performances from Mohammad Nabi and Mujeeb Ur Rahman,......
2019-09-16, 09:26

Fantasy Football Week 2 Winners and Losers: Lamar Jackson is the real deal Lamar Jackson is proving the doubters wrong, one pass at a time, and the Fantasy ceiling is sky high for this Ravens offense after another dominant showing, Chris Towers says....
2019-09-16, 08:13

Fantasy Football Week 3 Early Waiver Wire: How to handle Drew Brees' injury Another week, another round of injuries for Fantasy players to deal with. Dave Richard takes a look at the ramifications of Drew Brees' injury before looking ahead to the waiver wire....
2019-09-16, 08:13

Gyorko, Dodgers damage Mets' chances with 3-2 comeback win Jedd Gyorko came off the bench late and played a big role in rallying the Los Angeles Dodgers to a 3-2 victory that damaged the New York Mets' dwindling wild-card chances       ...
2019-09-16, 07:52

Jones scores late TD, leads Falcons past Eagles 24-20 Julio Jones hauled in a short pass on fourth down and took it 54 yards to the end zone with 2:10 remaining, giving the Atlanta Falcons a wild 24-20 victory over the Philadelphia Eagles       ...
2019-09-16, 07:52

Mike Trout out for the season, but remains front-runner for AL MVP Los Angeles Angels outfielder Mike Trout will undergo foot surgery this week, but he's already done enough to put him in line for a third MVP award.       ...
2019-09-16, 07:52

Clemson remains team to beat for the national championship While Clemson may not have met the expectations placed on the defending champions, the Tigers remain the team to beat for the national championship.       ...
2019-09-16, 07:52

Braves infielder Charlie Culberson has multiple facial fractures after pitch to the face Atlanta Braves infielder Charlie Culberson sustained multiple facial fractures when he was hit by a 91 mph pitch from Washington's Fernando Rodney.       ...
2019-09-16, 07:52

Opinion: Mark Dantonio blamed refs for Michigan State's loss. He should blame himself It isn’t just the loss that stings for Michigan State football. It’s the depressingly familiar pattern of how it unfolded.       ...
2019-09-16, 07:52

Packers strike early, hold on to beat Vikings 21-16 and improve to 2-0 Aaron Rodgers and the Packers scored touchdowns on their first three possessions, and Green Bay's defense held off Minnesota.       ...
2019-09-16, 07:52

Kyler Murray's comeback bid for Cardinals comes up short vs. Ravens Kyler Murray and the Cardinals once again found a late spark, but it wasn't enough to overcome a deficit against the Ravens.       ...
2019-09-16, 07:52

Gutsy Frank Reich, Colts defense hold off Titans for win Colts overcome inconsistent quarterback play from Jacoby Brissett, more missed kicks by Adam Vinatieri to pick up victory.       ...
2019-09-16, 07:52

Opinion: Mark Dantonio, Michigan State top college football fan misery index Since ranking 11th nationally in total offense in 2014, the Michigan State Spartans have finished 73rd, 75th, 91st and 117th in each successive year.       ...
2019-09-16, 07:52

Redskins CB Josh Norman rails against media: 'Don't try to twist people' Redskins cornerback Josh Norman said he felt some of his comments about Dallas quarterback Dak Prescott had been taken out of context.       ...
2019-09-16, 07:52

LA Chargers, Philip Rivers say they can overcome injuries, absences despite loss to Lions The Chargers' fate was sealed when Lions cornerback Darius Slay intercepted a Philip Rivers’ pass in the end zone with less than two minutes remaining       ...
2019-09-16, 07:52

Jaguars CB Jalen Ramsey held back after shouting match with coach Doug Marrone Jalen Ramsey got into a heated exchange with Jaguars coach Doug Marrone in the first quarter of Sunday's game against the Texans.       ...
2019-09-16, 07:52

The Redskins' defense was supposed to be their strength. Instead, it's become a question mark Washington was expecting its defense to step up in 2019. Instead, the unit has proven vulnerable in the season's first two games.       ...
2019-09-16, 07:52

Dak Prescott helps Cowboys pull away from Redskins for 2-0 start The Cowboys vanquished their second consecutive NFC East opponent thanks to an offense that found big plays both through the air and on the ground.       ...
2019-09-16, 07:52

Amway Coaches Poll: Clemson remains No. 1, while four new teams join the rankings The top 10 of the Amway Coaches Poll stayed the same. Clemson held its spot at No. 1 ahead of Alabama. Four new teams joined, led by Virginia and       ...
2019-09-16, 07:52

Football Four Playoff Projection: Clemson, LSU, Alabama, Oklahoma plus Georgia, Ohio State Football Four Playoff projection: It's Clemson, Alabama -- and also LSU, Oklahoma, Georgia and Ohio State. Shake 'em up, pull 'em from a hat.       ...
2019-09-16, 07:52

Martin Truex Jr. storms to win in NASCAR playoff opener in Las Vegas Martin Truex Jr., who won the 2017 NASCAR Cup Series championship, opened the 2019 playoffs with the win at Las Vegas Motor Speedway.       ...
2019-09-16, 07:52

Fan at Los Angeles Sparks playoff game tackled after rushing the court In a scary moment, a fan at the Los Angeles Sparks' playoff game rushed the court to approach Nneka and Chiney Ogwumike with something in his hand.       ...
2019-09-16, 07:52

‘We haven’t practiced that’: Ezekiel Elliott, Cowboys teammates pull back curtain on Dak Prescott’s 42-yard keeper Dak Prescott ripped off the longest run of his career against the Redskins, but his Cowboys teammates think the run could have been even better.       ...
2019-09-16, 07:52

4-year-old sells lemonade to raise money for Florida State coach Willie Taggart's buyout Grayton Grant, 4-year-old son of a Florida State booster, teamed up with his dad to sell lemonade, with money going toward Willie Taggart's buyout.       ...
2019-09-16, 07:52

Analysis: Time for the New York Giants to go with QB Daniel Jones and sit Eli Manning? The Giants should ask themselves if they are allowing an ugly present to get in the way of a promising future and play Daniel Jones over Eli Manning.       ...
2019-09-16, 07:52

Referees make controversial call in final minute of Chicago Bears' win over Denver Broncos A last-minute roughing-the-passer penalty on the Broncos' Bradley Chubb helped the Bears pull out a last-second win in Denver.       ...
2019-09-16, 07:52

Saints DE Cameron Jordan rips 'Foot Locker' NFL refs for officiating mistake "I'm sure the NFL will come out with some other statement about it," Cameron Jordan said reflecting on call that cost Saints a touchdown.       ...
2019-09-16, 07:52

Aaron Rodgers takes blame for getting down wrong, killing Packers' drive vs. Vikings Aaron Rodgers thought he had a first down and hurried a play, but the fourth-and-1 call cost the Packers a chance at a field goal.       ...
2019-09-16, 07:52

Opinion: Did we just watch the final kicks of Indianapolis Colts kicker Adam Vinatieri? Adam Vinatieri's struggles reached critical mass after a win against the Titans, when Colts owner Jim Irsay said "I'm concerned" about the kicker.       ...
2019-09-16, 07:52

Opinion: Antonio Brown's featured role in debut reveals Patriots' shamelessness The Patriots decided not to wait to make Antonio Brown a featured part of their offense despite the receiver facing a lawsuit alleging sexual assault.       ...
2019-09-16, 07:52

Julio Jones' late TD scorches battered Eagles in Falcons' thrilling win The Eagles mounted a late push to conquer the Falcons, but Atlanta converted a fourth-and-3 on a long TD to Julio Jones for the decisive lead.       ...
2019-09-16, 07:52

32 things we learned from Week 2 of the 2019 NFL season Some of the league's biggest stars are missing in action through two weeks, though others are stepping up in the early going.       ...
2019-09-16, 07:52

Opinion: Drew Brees' injury could significantly shift balance of power in NFC Drew Brees' hand injury could deliver a devastating blow to the New Orleans Saints' Super Bowl aspirations.       ...
2019-09-16, 07:52

Three takeaways from Redskins’ 31-21 loss to the Cowboys Washington was shorthanded versus Dallas, and the team proved once again it doesn't have the depth or firepower to overcome such substantial personnel losses....
2019-09-16, 07:52

Nationals Manager Dave Martinez leaves game early because of illness Martinez went to a nearby hospital to be checked out Sunday. He is still expected to join the Nationals in St. Louis for a three-game series beginning Monday....
2019-09-16, 07:52

The Mountain West had a moment in the sun. Then reality set in. On Saturday afternoon, the Mountain West stood 7-5 against Power Five teams this season, with four such games either underway or about to get underway....
2019-09-16, 07:52

Right when Nats need it, Howie Kendrick and Aníbal Sánchez deliver in 7-0 win over Braves Kendrick provided the game’s two most important hits to complement seven dominant, scoreless innings from Sánchez in a sweep-averting, standings-maintaining victory....
2019-09-16, 07:52

The Mets’ Other Chase: Jacob deGrom Seeks a Second Cy Young The pitcher’s pursuit of the award for the second time in two years is an additional story line in the wild-card chase, which got a little bleaker on Sunday night....
2019-09-16, 07:26

Dellin Betances Is Back. Yankees Hope His Fastball Returns, Too. The reliever, who made his season debut on Sunday, is trying to regain his lost velocity, but he also knows that secondary pitches have allowed him to thrive....
2019-09-16, 07:26

Drew Brees to see hand specialist in Los Angeles after injury during game Drew Brees, the New Orleans Saints longtime quarterback, will be examined by a hand specialist in Los Angeles after suffering an injury during an earlier game against the Rams....
2019-09-16, 07:00

Drew Brees Exits Saints-Rams With Hand Injury [Updates] Drew Brees was taken out of Sunday’s Saints-Rams game after the quarterback suffered a hand injury on a throw where Aaron Donald was barreling down at him. Brees was able to get the throw off, but his hand collided with Donald’s outstretched arm....
2019-09-16, 06:39

Soft Roughing The Passer Call Helps Deprive World Of Elite Joe Flacco Moment On the Broncos’ final drive of the game, Joe Flacco finally looked like the elite quarterback that John Elway thought he was when the Denver GM signed the ex-Raven this offseason. After leading his team 50 yards down the field, Flacco faced a 4th-and-3 on the Bears’ 12-yard line. The quarterback the...
2019-09-16, 06:39

Roglic on brink of La Vuelta triumph, Pogacar wins Stage 20 "Slovenia’s Primoz Roglic will be crowned champion of La Vuelta on Sunday after finishing a solid fifth in the final mountain test, expertly won by his compatriot Tadej Pogacar with a memorable solo charge onto the final podium."...
2019-09-16, 05:26

Freiburg move into third, Schalke make it two wins in a row "Freiburg notched up their third win in four Bundesliga games, easing past hosts Hoffenheim 3-0 on Sunday to climb to third place with their best-ever league start."...
2019-09-16, 05:26

Roma off the mark as Mkhitaryan scores debut goal in Sassuolo rout "Henrikh Mkhitaryan scored a debut goal to help Paulo Fonseca secure his first win as AS Roma coach in a 4-2 victory over Sassuolo, after Lazio fell to a shock defeat and Bologna moved into second place in Serie A on Sunday."...
2019-09-16, 05:26

Piatek penalty gives Milan win over 10-man Verona "AC Milan\u0027s Krzysztof Piatek returned to the starting lineup and converted the winner with a penalty in a hard-fought 1-0 victory at 10-man Hellas Verona in Serie A on Sunday."...
2019-09-16, 05:26

Benedetto shines again as Marseille sink sorry Monaco "Dario Benedetto\u0027s dream debut with Olympique de Marseille continued on Sunday when the Argentine striker\u0027s double inspired them to a 4-3 Ligue 1 win at struggling Monaco."...
2019-09-16, 05:26

Sky Brown, 11, wins bronze at Skateboarding World Championships "British prodigy Sky Brown won park bronze at the World Skateboarding Championships in Brazil to creep closer to a spot at next summer’s Olympics in Tokyo."...
2019-09-16, 05:26

'Yes' - Ezquerra proposes during final stage of Vuelta "Watch this beautiful moment as Jesus Ezquerra proposes with a ring during the final stage of La Vuelta a Espana 2019 - and the answer appeared to be a \u0027yes\u0027!"...
2019-09-16, 05:26

Real and Barca battle over Liverpool duo - Paper Round "Real Madrid and Barcelona target Liverpool\u0027s main men, Eden Hazard and Thibaut Courtois convince Los Blancos to sign N\u0027Golo Kante, Tammy Abraham is unsure over his England future and Manchester United chase a Kosovo international. It\u0027s Monday\u0027s Paper Round..."...
2019-09-16, 05:26

Roglic: The team rode together to make history "Primoz Roglic became the first Slovenian to win a Grand Tour when he was crowned Vuelta a Espana champion by completing Sunday\u0027s processional final stage into Madrid, with the Jumbo-Visma rider calling the win a great day for Slovenian cycling."...
2019-09-16, 05:26

Roglic celebrates first Grand Tour triumph as Jakobsen wins in Madrid "Slovenia’s Primoz Roglic opened up his Grand Tour account with victory in the 74th edition of the Vuelta a Espana on Sunday ahead of the Spanish world champion Alejandro Valverde and fellow Slovenian Tadej Pogacar. Dutchman Fabio Jakobsen won the final Stage 21 in Madrid."...
2019-09-16, 05:26

Grichuk lifts Blue Jays over Yankees 6-4 Randal Grichuck has struggled to find consistency in his first season with the Toronto Blue Jays by his admission. But that hasn't hindered his power numbers this summer....
2019-09-16, 04:39

Owen Farrell changes tackle technique amid fear of red and yellow cards • World Rugby has changed directives over no-arms tackles• England captain working with strength and conditioning coachThe England captain, Owen Farrell, has had to change his tackling technique amid fears of a flurry of red and yellow cards at the World Cup. Farrell was involved in two high-profile...
2019-09-16, 03:13

Henrikh Mkhitaryan on target for Roma as Sevilla go top in La Liga • Arsenal loanee scored in 4-2 win against Sassuolo• Sevilla still unbeaten after 1-0 win against AlavésHenrikh Mkhitaryan marked his debut with a goal as Roma claimed their first win under Paulo Fonseca by beating Sassuolo 4-2 at the Stadio Olimpico.The hosts raced into a 2-0 lead through Bryan Cri...
2019-09-16, 03:13

James Maddison has Brendan Rodgers eulogising about his potential • Leicester manager compares Maddison to Philippe Coutinho• ‘He is a humble boy, has a lovely swagger, a lovely arrogance’James Maddison’s turn as a roving No 10 was the standout display as Manchester United broke a three‑game run without a win at Old Trafford. Leicester City may have lost to Marcus...
2019-09-16, 03:13

Pep Guardiola believes Manchester City can learn and refocus after humbling • Norwich’s entire squad cost less than a City substitute• Guardiola: ‘These boys gave me the prestige I have in England’It did seem odd that, in the aftermath of Manchester City’s defeat to Norwich, there was talk of the champions needing to strengthen. By some accounts, Norwich’s entire squad cost...
2019-09-16, 03:13

NBA Agents Refuse NCAA's Latest Bullshit Regulatory Proposal The National Basketball Players Association sent a letter to the NCAA on behalf of player agents that outlines those agents’ refusal to be a part of a new certification process that the collegiate association wants to implement. ESPN’s Adrian Wojnarowski obtained the signed letter and tweeted it out...
2019-09-16, 02:00

A's Pitcher Mike Fiers Was Dared To Shave His Beard Into A G-Shape Mike Fiers pitched 1.2 innings for the Athletics in their 8-6 win over the Rangers on Saturday. He struck out one batter, walked another, and gave up three earned runs. Also of note: he shaved his facial hair into a G-shape before the game....
2019-09-16, 02:00

Titans' Home Debut Features On-Field Fireball The Tennessee Titans just kicked off their first home game of the season, and attempted to wow the home fans with a pregame pyrotechnic display. It didn’t go very well!...
2019-09-16, 02:00

Doug Marrone And Jalen Ramsey Are Already Screaming At Each Other On The Sideline Jacksonville hasn’t exactly started out on the best foot this season, what with their starting quarterback breaking his clavicle and allowing Sammy Watkins score three touchdowns last Sunday, but it’s still early enough in the year where things like that shouldn’t be wearing people down. Yet, less t...
2019-09-16, 02:00

This Flop Saved A Touchdown The block, by Pittsburgh safety Sean Davis, was unnecessary. Steelers linebacker Mark Barron was going to return a fumble for a touchdown without his help. But Davis hit Tyler Lockett in the back, and it was a penalty for illegal block in the back....
2019-09-16, 02:00

Casey Hayward Thrown To Ground By Kenny Golladay, Makes Interception Anyway Lions receiver Kenny Golladay has shown in the past that he has the skillset to be a solid hard-hitting safety, so perhaps that’s why Matthew Stafford felt comfortable throwing his target a pass so close to Chargers corner Casey Hayward. Golladay’s defense was technically worse this time around, bu...
2019-09-16, 02:00

Donte Moncrief's Steelers Career Could Not Be Going Any Worse After the Steelers’ Week 1 destruction at the hands of the Patriots, Pittsburgh wide receiver Donte Moncrief told reporters that he had played his “worst game ever.” That wasn’t a hyperbolic description, either. Moncrief finished that game with three catches on 10 targets for seven yards, and he was...
2019-09-16, 02:00

Only Doug Marrone Could Stunt The Growing Legend Of Gardner Minshew Today’s game between the Texans and Jaguars was not entertaining, and Jaguars starting quarterback and character from a country song Gardner Minshew wasn’t all that great for most of the game. But in the final two minutes, with his team trailing 13-6, Minshew decided to put the fellas on his back an...
2019-09-16, 02:00

Drew Brees Exits Saints-Rams With Hand Injury [Update] Drew Brees was taken out of Sunday’s Saints-Rams game after the quarterback suffered a hand injury on a throw where Aaron Donald was barreling down at him. Brees was able to get the throw off, but his hand collided with Donald’s outstretched arm....
2019-09-16, 02:00

The Cardinals Couldn't Keep Lamar Jackson Down For Long First, the good: Lamar Jackson spent the first two quarters of today’s game against the Cardinals looking poised to pick up where he left off in Miami. The first Ravens drive of the game was a seven-play, 96-yard drive that ended with an easy touchdown throw to tight end Mark Andrews....
2019-09-16, 02:00

The Dolphins Are Stale Piss From The Gutter The Dolphins, a team set up to execute one of the most brazen tanking campaigns in NFL history, were so bad in Week 1 that a handful of players were reportedly calling their agents after the game and begging to be traded. Somehow, Miami was even worse today against the Patriots....
2019-09-16, 02:00

If You Can Believe It, The Saints Got Horribly Screwed By Another Bad Call Jared Goff fumbled, and Saints defensive end Cam Jordan picked it up. He was on his way to an 87-yard touchdown when the referees blew the play dead. Crew chief Walt Anderson ruled that Goff’s arm was going forward. Incomplete pass....
2019-09-16, 02:00

Fuck That, Give Cooper Kupp This Touchdown Cooper Kupp became God—or Marshawn Lynch, take your pick—for 66 yards against the Saints on Sunday when he turned a slew of failed strip attempts and bad tackles into one of the most impressive near-touchdown runs you’ll see this year....
2019-09-16, 02:00

Dearica Hamby Wins Playoff Game With Absurd Steal-And-Heave The Las Vegas Aces and Chicago Sky went back and forth throughout today’s highly entertaining first game of the Western Conference Finals, and as the final seconds were ticking away, it looked like the Sky were on their way to escaping with a 92-90 win. That is not what happened....
2019-09-16, 02:00

Napoli vs Liverpool: Prediction, live stream, TV channel, team news - Uefa Champions League 2019-20 preview Liverpool boss Jurgen Klopp will be hoping to avoid a feeling of déjà vu when he takes his side to face Napoli in their Champions League group stage opener....
2019-09-16, 00:00

Man Utd impressed by mature James Maddison as Nemanja Matic talks up youth over experience Ole Gunnar Solskjaer declared Jamie Vardy "his" kind of striker in the wake of Manchester United's crucial win against Leicester. But if the Norwegian is to raid the King Power for a second successive summer, the focus of his attention is likely to be elsewhere....
2019-09-16, 00:00

Opposing Georgia fans honor wife of coach who died of breast cancer with 'pink out' Blake Anderson, the head coach of Arkansas State was nearly in tears following a game against Georgia on Saturday after at least a third of the opposing Bulldog fans draped themselves in pink to honor his late wife Wendy who died last month after a two-year battle against breast cancer....
2019-09-15, 23:39

Antonio Brown rejected $2M settlement with woman who accused him of rape: report says Antonio Brown rejected a $2 million dollar settlement with Britney Taylor, his former Trainer who accused him of sexual assault on three occasions in 2017 and 2018, according to a report by ESPN's Jeff Darlington....
2019-09-15, 23:39

Atlanta Braves’ Culberson suffers facial fractures after taking pitch to face on bunt attempt, team says Atlanta Braves utility player Charlie Culberson suffered "multiple facial fractures" after a 91 mph pitch struck him in the face during a bunt attempt in Saturday's playoff-clinching win over the Washington Nationals, the team announced....
2019-09-15, 23:39

Fire erupts on field before game between Colts and Titans in Tennessee A large fire erupted at Nissan Stadium in Tennesse on Sunday afternoon before a game between the Indianapolis Colts and Tennessee Titans was set to begin....
2019-09-15, 23:39

Lucien Reid held to disputed draw by Brad Foster Brad Foster retains the British and Commonwealth titles against Lucien Reid in London. John Dennen reports from York Hall The post Lucien Reid held to disputed draw by Brad Foster appeared first on Boxing News....
2019-09-15, 22:52

Leaving on a jet plane to chase Muhammad Ali In September 1978, legendary Boxing News editor Harry Mullan went to America for the first time. Waiting for him was Muhammad Ali preparing to make history against Leon Spinks The post Leaving on a jet plane to chase Muhammad Ali appeared first on Boxing News....
2019-09-15, 22:52

The curse of the class of 2000 Audley Harrison wasn't the only boxer from the 2000 Olympics to have a difficult time in the professional ranks The post The curse of the class of 2000 appeared first on Boxing News....
2019-09-15, 22:52

Joe Root aiming to use England's Oval victory as blueprint for Ashes success in Australia in 2022 England captain Joe Root is already training his sights on regaining The Ashes in 2022, buoyed by an series-levelling victory at The Oval he believes can act as the blueprint....
2019-09-15, 22:52

Giants inching closer to start of Daniel Jones era with loss to Bills The Giants are 0-2 for the 6th time in 7 seasons, and this time it will fan the flames for calls for the No. 6 overall pick to start over Eli Manning....
2019-09-15, 22:52

Saints extend Payton for 5 years, through 2024 Sean Payton signed a five-year extension with the New Orleans Saints, meaning one of the NFL's longest-running partnerships will continue well into its second decade....
2019-09-15, 22:52

NBA mulling $10M fine for tampering, per memo The NBA is considering a fine of up to $10 million for teams that violate the league's tampering rules. The proposal comes after an offseason that began with over $1.4 billion in contracts being handed out....
2019-09-15, 22:52

Return of the Pac? Six Pac-12 teams now ranked While the top of the AP poll remained the same, the biggest move of the week came from the Pac-12, which now has six teams ranked, the most for the conference in almost four years....
2019-09-15, 22:52

Brown catches TD pass in first game with Pats Antonio Brown made an immediate impact in his Patriots debut, catching a 20-yard touchdown pass from Tom Brady late in the second quarter against the Dolphins....
2019-09-15, 22:52

Ashes: Joe Root on Steve Smith, Jofra Archer and the tied series – video The Ashes 2019 is over, and despite England winning the final Test of the series at the Oval the urn is staying in Australia. England were victors on Sunday, bringing the series level at 2-2. Root's side won the fifth and final Test by 135 runs in what will be Trevor Bayliss's last game in charge of...
2019-09-15, 22:26

Ashes: Paine and Smith on the tied series as Australia keep the urn – video Australia have retained the Ashes after England won the fifth Test at the Oval. The star of the series was undoubtedly Steve Smith. Speaking after the final Test Australia's captain Tim Paine said that the batsman had 'an unbelievably good series' adding that he 'won a few Test matches by himself'....
2019-09-15, 22:26

Farewell summer of sport 2019, you were truly one for the ages | Sean Ingle An enthralling Ashes, Megan Rapinoe and Coco Gauff provided sweet relief from the bitter political and cultural wranglingSo, farewell then to this glorious and elongated summer of sport, which has captivated and enthralled ever since the clocks skipped forward. Truly, you were one of the finest. Lor...
2019-09-15, 22:26

Joe Root hails Ashes series draw, urging England on to better things • A 135-run England victory at the Oval ensured a drawn series• Root restated his desire to remain as captain for next Ashes tourJoe Root claimed to have found the blueprint for his Test side and hailed the summer as a success after England followed up the World Cup triumph in July by denying Austra...
2019-09-15, 22:26

Arsenal captain Granit Xhaka says team were ‘scared’ in second half at Watford • Gunners let slip 2-0 half-time lead and just hung on for a draw• Xhaka adds that the side had to ‘show more character’ Granit Xhaka reignited the debate about Arsenal’s mental toughness when he said his team had been scared during the second half of the 2-2 draw at Watford.Arsenal led 2-0 at the i...
2019-09-15, 22:26

Geoffrey Kamworor smashes half marathon world record in Copenhagen Geoffrey Kamworor smashed the half-marathon world record on Sunday, finishing the Copenhagen road race in a time of 58 minutes and one second (58:01)....
2019-09-15, 21:39

Europe beat USA by one point to win Solheim Cup in thrilling finale Suzann Pettersen justified her controversial wild card in stunning fashion as Europe regained the Solheim Cup in dramatic circumstances at Gleneagles....
2019-09-15, 21:39

Ashes 2019: England end summer on a high as triumph at The Oval denies Australia series win Edgbaston in the World Cup, then that Lord's final, the Lord's Test, Headingley, Old Trafford, now the Oval. There has been something about Sundays in summer 2019. As England levelled the series 2-2, bringing a first drawn Ashes since 1972 and ensuring Australia have not won a Test series in England...
2019-09-15, 21:39

Watford taunt Matteo Guendouzi on Twitter after '2-1' gesture backfires following Arsenal's collapse Arsenal midfielder Matteo Guendouzi paid the price for a cheeky gesture to the Watford fans after the Gunners' second-half collapse at Vicarage Road....
2019-09-15, 21:39

How much Tyson Fury will earn for Otto Wallin Las Vegas showdown Tyson Fury's journey back to the summit of boxing has several challenges yet, tonight he takes on the undefeated Otto Wallin and will earn a bumper payday in the process...
2019-09-15, 21:13

John Fury in epic Ben Davison sack rant as trainer will ‘cost Tyson Fury career’ Tyson Fury's father wants trainer Ben Davison axed following the points decision win over Otto Wallin in Las Vegas as John Fury says son was weak in comeback fight...
2019-09-15, 21:13

Tyson Fury trainer Ben Davison bites back at ‘kitten’ slur from father John Fury John Fury demanded Ben Davison be binned after Tyson Fury's points win over Otto Wallin but trainer has defended himself and blames eye cut for no knockout...
2019-09-15, 21:13

Suzann Pettersen makes putt on final green to win Solheim Cup for Europe • Europe 14½ - US 13½• Pettersen earns redemption after four-year waitDiscussion raged for two days over how long players were taking to play Solheim Cup shots. The event has waited 29 years for this, its finest conclusion. If women’s golf, especially in Europe, cannot build upon such theatre then t...
2019-09-15, 20:52

Gareth Thomas revealing HIV status will 'tackle stigma' Terrence Higgins Trust say rugby legend’s decision will have ‘massive impact’Gareth Thomas’s decision to reveal he is living with HIV will have a “massive impact” in helping to dispel myths and stigma around the condition, the head of the Terrence Higgins Trust has said.The former Wales and British ...
2019-09-15, 20:52

Frankie Dettori at his best as he guides Star Catcher to Prix Vermeille win • Longchamp win was Italian’s 16th Group One win of the year• John Gosden describes Dettori as a ‘genius’ after top-class rideFrankie Dettori equalled his best ever season at the highest level and did so with a flawless front-running ride as Star Catcher added the Prix Vermeille to her win in the Ir...
2019-09-15, 20:52

Watford 2-2 Arsenal: Premier League – as it happened Roberto Pereyra’s late penalty completed a rousing Watford comeback in a breathless match full of brilliant attacking and laughable defending 6.44pm BST That’s it for today’s blog. I’ll leave you with Dave Hytner’s report on a thrilling match. Night! Related: Roberto Pereyra completes comeback to ea...
2019-09-15, 20:52

'I've got HIV and it's OK': Gareth Thomas aims to tackle stigma – video Gareth Thomas has revealed that he is HIV positive. In an emotional message shown by BBC Wales, the former Welsh rugby international said 'the reason I'm doing this is because firstly I want to remember what it's like to live again. I want to remember what it's like to feel free'. Thomas, who came o...
2019-09-15, 20:52

Ashes 2019: England win fifth Test by 135 runs as series is drawn – as it happened England won the Test and drew the series after bowling out Australia on the fourth day, despite a century from Matthew WadeReport: England win fifth Test but Australia keep urn 7.00pm BST And, as the skies start to darken, we’ll leave them there, the Australians doing a lap of honour, David Warner ...
2019-09-15, 20:52

Primoz Roglic seals Vuelta a España triumph as race ends in Madrid • Slovenian earns first Grand Tour win, Alejandro Valverde second• Dutchman Fabio Jakobsen beats Sam Bennett to win final stageSlovenian rider Primoz Roglic has been confirmed as the winner of the 2019 Vuelta a España after completing Sunday’s processional final stage into Madrid.The 29-year-old bec...
2019-09-15, 20:52

England win fifth Test to draw Ashes series but Australia keep urn • England 294 & 329; Australia 225 & 263• Australia retain urn but cannot close out series winThe defining moment – there is always one of those at this time of year – came in mid-afternoon. Up strode the noble Stuart Broad from the Pavilion End, a gallant, gnarled old warrior in this campaign, who ...
2019-09-15, 20:52

Solheim Cup 2019: Europe pip USA in dramatic finale – as it happened Europe snatched victory from the USA’s hands with a sensational late rally staged by the relentless Bronte Law and the evergreen Suzann PettersenThe official scoreboard 6.22pm BST Congratulations to Europe, then, as they lift the Solheim Cup - their Solheim Cup - to the Perthshire sky. Commiseration...
2019-09-15, 20:52

Roberto Pereyra completes comeback to earn Watford draw against Arsenal Quique Sánchez Flores had missed all of this – the thrills, the spills and the very peculiar madness that can turn Premier League football matches into the most gripping of spectacles.The returning Watford manager watched his team lose their grip in the first half and Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang mete ...
2019-09-15, 20:52

Premier League: Arsenal Blow Two-Goal Lead At Lowly Watford A point sees Arsenal only move level with Manchester United, Tottenham, Chelsea and Leicester behind Liverpool and Manchester City in the early season battle for a top-four finish....
2019-09-15, 20:52

Tyson Fury survives horror cut to outscore Otto Wallin in Las Vegas Tyson Fury left a bloody mess by huge underdog Otto Wallin but scores lopsided points win in dramatic heavyweight contest The post Tyson Fury survives horror cut to outscore Otto Wallin in Las Vegas appeared first on Boxing News....
2019-09-15, 19:52

John Fury labels his son Tyson Fury ‘as weak as a kitten’ as he takes swipe at trainer Ben Davison John Fury fears that Tyson Fury will lose to Deontay Wilder and Andy Ruiz after watching him struggle to victory over Otto Wallin The post John Fury labels his son Tyson Fury ‘as weak as a kitten’ as he takes swipe at trainer Ben Davison appeared first on Boxing News....
2019-09-15, 19:52

Tyson Fury wants Deontay Wilder next: ‘Wallin fight put me in good stead for the big dosser!’ But Tyson Fury had to be taken to hosital after Wallin fight with a cut over his right eye and another smaller one on the eyelid The post Tyson Fury wants Deontay Wilder next: ‘Wallin fight put me in good stead for the big dosser!’ appeared first on Boxing News....
2019-09-15, 19:52

Reaction to Tyson Fury vs Otto Wallin John Fury and Andy Ruiz take a dim view of Tyson Fury vs Otto Wallin, while Lennox Lewis and Frank Bruno have some praise The post Reaction to Tyson Fury vs Otto Wallin appeared first on Boxing News....
2019-09-15, 19:52

Greco-Roman Wrestlers Continue To Struggle At Worlds The Olympic qualification was at stake in three categories but all three Indians cut a sorry figure as Manish (67kg), Sunil Kumar (87kg) and Ravi (97kg) exited without a fight....
2019-09-15, 18:26

'Congratulations Liverpool' jokes Pep Guardiola after 3-2 defeat to Norwich – video Premier League champions Manchester City suffered their first defeat of the season as newly-promoted Norwich City put three past them at Carrow Road. Daniel Farke's side have had a tough start to life in the Premier League, this was their second win of season with a stunning display at home to the c...
2019-09-15, 18:00

England’s Joe Cokanasiga and Mark Wilson are doubts for World Cup opener • Both players miss full training in Japan with knee injuries• Jamie Ritchie to miss Scotland’s opener against IrelandJoe Cokanasiga and Mark Wilson have emerged as potential doubts for England’s opening match of the World Cup against Tonga next Sunday with both players carrying knee problems.Both h...
2019-09-15, 18:00

Bournemouth 3-1 Everton: Premier League – as it happened Callum Wilson scored twice for Bournemouth who took advantage of poor Everton defending throughoutReport: Wilson at the double for Bournemouth 4.19pm BST Thanks for joining and especially for any New York tips. Here is is Ben Fisher’s match report: Related: Bournemouth’s Callum Wilson fires double t...
2019-09-15, 18:00

Huddersfield 0-2 Sheffield Wednesday: Championship – as it happened In the battle of the new managers, two excellent goals from Steven Fletcher and Sam Winnall gave Garry Monk an ultimately comfortable victory over the Cowley brothers 2.19pm BST Garry Monk won the battle of the new two new Yorkshire managers as Sheffield Wednesday beat Huddersfield 2-0 at the John S...
2019-09-15, 18:00

Eddie Nketiah’s strike helps puts Leeds on top again after late win at Barnsley Arsenal held a series of discreet interviews this summer with applicants, from home and abroad, asked to present in-depth pitches as to why their club would provide the right temporary home for Eddie Nketiah.Perhaps thanks partly to the relationship between Victor Orta, the Leeds director of footbal...
2019-09-15, 18:00

Tammy Abraham revels up front but Chelsea need to tighten up at the back Striker is profiting from Chelsea’s openness in attack as he showed in the 5-2 win at Wolves but it is leaving them vulnerable in defenceYouth products scoring goals. A verve and excitement in forward areas. Goals, fun, joy. It was all there for Chelsea at Wolves on Saturday. Fikayo Tomori was a rev...
2019-09-15, 18:00

Tottenham 1-0 Liverpool: Women's Super League – as it happened A Rachel Furness penalty was the difference as Tottenham secured their first ever WSL win against Liverpool at the Hive 4.14pm BST Rachel Furness’s coolly taken penalty was enough to clinch a narrow win for Tottenham against Liverpool in the first ever meeting between the two sides. The visitors had...
2019-09-15, 18:00

Bournemouth’s Callum Wilson fires double to sink lacklustre Everton It is these kinds of off-colour and lukewarm performances that make it nigh on impossible to regard Everton as genuine top-six contenders.Marco Silva overhauled his squad to the tune of more than £115m this summer, undoubtedly bolstering his front line but his side’s defending here left a lot to be ...
2019-09-15, 18:00

Solheim Cup 2019: Europe v USA battle going to the wire – live! Updates from all 12 singles matches at GleneaglesSolheim Cup – follow the official scoreboardGet in touch! Email Scott with your thoughts 4.43pm BST Van Dam manages to get her ball out of the trap, but can only thin it through the other side of the green. She’ll have a long putt to scramble an unlik...
2019-09-15, 18:00

Rugby World Cup 2019: USA team guide The good news? This is the strongest US team ever to go to a World Cup. The bad news? They’ve been handed their toughest ever draw Continue reading......
2019-09-15, 18:00

Marc Gasol adds World Cup to NBA title as Spain beat Argentina in final Gasol won NBA title with Toronto Raptors earlier this yearRicky Rubio stars for Spain in 95-75 victory in finalSpain have captured their second Basketball World Cup, defeating Argentina 95-75 on Sunday to give Marc Gasol a rare double-title year.Ricky Rubio scored 20 points and Sergio Llull added 15...
2019-09-15, 18:00

Watford v Arsenal: Premier League – live! Updates from Vicarage Road, kick-off 4.30pm BSTMatch report: Bournemouth 3-1 EvertonFeel free to email Rob your thoughts 4.46pm BST 15 min This has been a superb start from Watford, who have looked really sharp on the counter-attack. 4.45pm BST 13 min: Holebas misses an excellent chance! Deulofeu wr...
2019-09-15, 18:00

| CT Marathon: Koech takes men’s title, Chepchirchir smashes women’s record It came right down to the wire in the 2019 edition of Cape Town Marathon as Edwin Koech held off Daniel Muteti to win Africa’s only IAAF Gold Label Status marathon....
2019-09-15, 17:13

| Mashele defends CT Marathon Peace Run title It was a sublime performance by Precious Mashele as he came flying home to defend his title in 28:36 in the 2019 10km Peace Run at the Cape Town Marathon....
2019-09-15, 17:13

| England set Australia target of 399 to win Ashes England were bowled out for 329 on the fourth day of the fifth Test, setting Australia 399 to win an Ashes series away from home for the first time since 2001....
2019-09-15, 17:13

Rob Gronkowski Tells Behavioral Neuroscience Ph.D. That CTE Is "Fixable" Because He "Fixed" His Own In an interview on Thursday with CBS’ Reena Ninan, Rob Gronkowski spoke about the head injuries he suffered throughout his career. The former Patriots tight end said he suffered “probably, like, 20 concussions” with about five of them resulting in blackouts. It’s a harrowing reminder of just how da...
2019-09-15, 16:52

Fight At Indians’ Stadium Goes South, Just Like Their Season When Sun Tzu wrote Art of War around 500 B.C., there’s no way he could have possibly imagined his philosophies getting used in the context of a fight amongst baseball fans in Cleveland, but that’s exactly what appears to have happened on Saturday night. In the ninth chapter, so to speak, Tzu writes ...
2019-09-15, 16:52

Source: NFL, Taylor to meet Monday about Brown The NFL's meeting with Britney Taylor regarding sexual assault allegations against Patriots wide receiver Antonio Brown is set for Monday, a source confirmed to ESPN....
2019-09-15, 16:26

Retired MLB star David Ortiz recounts being shot in Dominican Republic: 'I want to find out who did this' Former Boston Red Sox slugger David Ortiz gave his first English-language interview since he survived a near-fatal shooting at a bar in his native Dominican Republic in June....
2019-09-15, 16:26

Iowa State Found The Assiest Way To Lose El Assico Iowa and Iowa State met last night and participated in the annual tradition of putting on the most consistently terrible rivalry game in college football. Last night’s edition of the clash truly lived up to its El Assico nickname, in no small part because of how Iowa State managed to finally lose it...
2019-09-15, 15:39

Golf: Young Chilean Niemann takes command in West Virginia Chile's Joaquin Niemann shook off his first bogey of the week to take a two-shot lead into the final round of the Greenbrier Classic in West Virginia on Saturday....
2019-09-15, 15:39

Braves' Culberson hospitalized after being struck in face Atlanta Braves pinch hitter Charlie Culberson departed Saturday's game against the Washington Nationals after being hit in the right side of his face on a failed bunt attempt....
2019-09-15, 15:39

No. 9 Florida rallies without Franks to dump Kentucky No. 9 Florida, with backup quarterback Kyle Trask under center, scored three fourth-quarter touchdowns to rally for a 29-21 victory over Kentucky on Saturday night in their SEC matchup in Lexington, Ky....
2019-09-15, 15:39

MLB roundup: Braves hammer Nats, clinch playoff spot Ronald Acuna Jr.'s two-run double highlighted a four-run seventh-inning rally Saturday that sparked visiting Atlanta to a 10-1 win over the Washington Nationals -- and propelled the Braves into the playoffs....
2019-09-15, 15:39

Fury overcomes wound and Wallin for points victory Britain's Tyson Fury overcame an early cut over his right eye to win a majority decision against his gutsy Swedish opponent Otto Wallin in Las Vegas on Saturday....
2019-09-15, 15:39

Top 25 roundup: Florida loses Franks, rallies past Kentucky No. 9 Florida, with backup quarterback Kyle Trask under center, scored three fourth-quarter touchdowns to rally for a 29-21 victory over Kentucky on Saturday night in their SEC matchup in Lexington, Ky....
2019-09-15, 15:39

Hibino beats doubles partner Doi to clinch Hiroshima title Japan's Nao Hibino beat compatriot and doubles partner Misaki Doi 6-3 6-2 at the Hana-cupid Japan Women's Open in Hiroshima on Sunday to win her first WTA title since 2015....
2019-09-15, 15:39

Kenyan Kamworor breaks half marathon world record by 17 seconds Kenya's Geoffrey Kamworor broke the world half-marathon record by 17 seconds in Copenhagen on Sunday when he won the IAAF Gold Label road race with a time of 58 minutes and one second....
2019-09-15, 15:39

Giants vs. Bills prediction, line: This is a much better spot for Big Blue NFL games are all about matchups and skill sets. The New York Giants were predictably throttled by the Dallas Cowboys, losing by 18 points on the road in Week 1, but are back home against a completely different type of team in the Buffalo Bills this Sunday. Dallas won a playoff game last season and....
2019-09-15, 15:13

The Nats’ bullpen will be better in October — if they make it that far What neither GM Mike Rizzo nor ownership provided will be granted by the calendar turning to October, when the rotation’s three aces will be options as relievers....
2019-09-15, 14:00

Evgeny Kuznetsov, suspended after positive cocaine test, says, ‘I’m going to learn from this’ The suspension is for "inappropriate conduct," and Kuznetsov won't appeal it. "Growing as a person, I want to get better,” he told reporters in his first public comments about the incident....
2019-09-15, 14:00

How California lawmakers are trying to allow college athletes to get paid The ‘Fair Pay to Play Act’ would let student athletes in the state generate income before graduation through endorsements and sponsorships. If signed into law, California will be the first state to do so....
2019-09-15, 14:00

Turner’s scores help Virginia Tech pull past Furman Virginia Tech trailed 14-3 at halftime, but Tré Turner’s two second half touchdowns enabled the Hokies to grab the lead and then they held on late for the victory...
2019-09-15, 14:00

Georgia fans wear pink in honor of opposing team coach’s deceased wife Georgia Bulldog fans traded in their red attire for pink on Sept. 13 in a show of support for Arkansas State Coach Blake Anderson, whose wife, Wendy, died of cancer in August....
2019-09-15, 14:00

Maryland goes from fast and furious to fully frustrated in loss to Temple The No. 21 Terps, whose offense looked so strong in the season's first two games, failed to convert numerous opportunities in a frustrating 20-17 loss....
2019-09-15, 14:00

Orioles’ 100th loss comes in grand fashion against the Tigers Reliever Ryan Eades walks in the tying run in the 12th inning moments before surrendering a walk-off grand slam to John Hicks in Baltimore’s 8-4 loss....
2019-09-15, 14:00

DraftKings and FanDuel NFL lineup advice for Week 2: Falcons and Raiders offer value The Falcons got stymied by the Vikings in Week 1 but this week’s home matchup against the Eagles should provide Atlanta an opportunity to bounce back....
2019-09-15, 14:00

Giants should follow Bill Parcells’ formula to beat Bills again Every so often, a game appears on the schedule that makes you think back to Super Bowl XXV, and how the Giants shocked the Bills and the world when Scott Norwood’s 48-yard field goal sailed wide right. It just so happens it is the Bills who are visiting MetLife Stadium on Sunday, and it just......
2019-09-15, 13:26

Watch: Liverpool Star Sends Fans Wild With Outrageous Backheel Assist Roberto Firmino provided a stunning assist for Mohamed Salah's goal and was named man-of-the-match despite only coming on eight minutes before half-time....
2019-09-15, 13:00

Messi Jr Mimicking Father's Goal Celebration Is Breaking The Internet Lionel Messi's wife Antonella Roccuzzo shared the video of her son Mateo scoring an impressive free-kick goal and then imitating his father's iconic goal celebration to send the internet into a......
2019-09-15, 13:00

Tyson Fury vs Deontay Wilder in February now in jeopardy due to cuts, warns Frank Warren Tyson Fury's rematch with Deontay Wilder could be pushed back as a result of the injuries 'The Gypsy King' suffered against Otto Wallin, promoter Frank Warren has warned....
2019-09-15, 12:39

Tyson Fury defeats Otto Wallin by unanimous decision – as it happened Fight report: Fury overcomes nasty cut to outpoint WallinUnbeaten Fury wins by scores of 116-112, 117-111 and 118-110 6.49am BST What a night. What a fight. You can read a full report here. Related: Tyson Fury survives Otto Wallin scare to stay on course for Wilder rematch 6.12am BST Fury wins a un...
2019-09-15, 12:39

Sportwatch: Boomers denied bronze, Swifts soar, Eels destroy Broncos – as it happened Basketball World Cup: France 67-59 AustraliaSuper Netball: Swifts too strong for Lightning in grand finalNRL: Eels 58-0 Broncos 11.07am BST And the sports action doesn’t stop there - join the redoubtable Jonathan Howcroft over on our Ashes liveblog, as Australia faces a backs-to-the-wall effort to s...
2019-09-15, 12:39

Ashes 2019: Australia chasing 399 to beat England, fifth Test day four – live! England all out for 329 on the fourth day at the OvalEmma John: Champagne moments in summer of cricketAny thoughts? Email or tweet @GeoffLemonSport 11.22am BST That’s the tally then! A monster for Australia to chase, nearly 400 runs. There have been four winning run chases bigger than this in Test h...
2019-09-15, 12:39

Arsenal’s Matteo Guendouzi can thrive if he heeds cautionary tales The young midfielder has a fire, an intensity and a hatred of defeat, qualities that were not so apparent in some of his predecessors in the Emirates engine roomIn May 2011 Denilson, vexed at playing a bit-part role in another of those frustrating, ultimately shapeless Arsenal seasons either side of...
2019-09-15, 12:39

Huddersfield v Sheffield Wednesday: Championship – live! Live updates from the 12pm BST kick-offCowley brothers target another ‘miracle’Feel free to email Rob your thoughts 11.08am BST Huddersfield (possible 3-5-2) Grabara; Elphick, Schindler, Kongolo; Hadergjonaj, Chalobah, Hogg, O’Brien, Diakhaby; Campbell, Grant.Substitutes: Schofield, Bacuna, Kachunga...
2019-09-15, 12:39

Will a California bill give players a slice of college sports' $14bn pie? California’s governor is on the verge of signing the Fair Pay to Play Act, which promises to end the exploitation of student-athletes by the multibillion-dollar college sports industryThis week LeBron James, Bernie Sanders and countless other heavy hitters lent their support to a monumental bill in ...
2019-09-15, 12:39

Lawrence leads No. 1 Clemson past Syracuse 41-6 Trevor Lawrence threw for three touchdowns and ran for another and top-ranked Clemson beat nemesis Syracuse 41-6       ...
2019-09-15, 11:39

Blackmon homers in 6-run inning, Rockies beat Padres 11-10 Charlie Blackmon homered to start a six-run inning, Daniel Murphy had four hits and 4 RBIs, and the Colorado Rockies hung on to beat San Diego 11-10 in a game in which both the Padres' Eric Hosmer and manager Andy Green were ejected       ...
2019-09-15, 11:39

Udinski leads as VMI holds on to beat ETSU 31-24 in OT Reece Udinski threw for two touchdowns including the game-winner in overtime as VMI held on to beat East Tennessee State 31-24       ...
2019-09-15, 11:39

Rojas gets clutch hit as Marlins snap 5-game skid Miguel Rojas doubled in the go-ahead run in the top of the eighth inning, Jorge Alfaro hit a massive home run off Madison Bumgarner, and rookie Robert Dugger pitched 6 1/3 solid innings as the Miami Marlins beat the San Francisco Giants 4-2       ...
2019-09-15, 11:39

Maier throws for 4 TDs as UC Davis beats Lehigh 41-13 Jake Maier was 38-of-49 passing for 389 yards and four touchdowns and UC Davis cruised to a 41-13 win over Lehigh       ...
2019-09-15, 11:39

Narvaez's 10th inning HR lifts Mariners over Sox 2-1 Omar Narvaez hit a game-ending home run in the 10th inning against his former team, Felix Hernandez turned in his best outing of the season and the Seattle Mariners beat the Chicago White Sox 2-1       ...
2019-09-15, 11:39

Hurts has 439 scrimmage yards, No. 5 Oklahoma's routs UCLA Jalen Hurts racked up 439 scrimmage yards, became the first Oklahoma quarterback to pass for 200 yards and rush for 100 in the first half and directed the fifth-ranked Sooners to scores on their first six drives in a 48-14 rout of UCLA       ...
2019-09-15, 11:39

Hightower, Bachmeier lead No. 22 Boise St past Portland St John Hightower returned a kickoff for a touchdown and caught another, and Hank Bachmeier threw for 238 yards as No. 22 Boise State beat Portland State 45-10       ...
2019-09-15, 11:39

Oregon wraps nonconference slate with 35-3 win over Montana Justin Herbert threw for 316 yards and five touchdowns in No. 15 Oregon's 35-3 victory Saturday night over Montana, the Ducks' final tuneup before opening Pac-12 play at Stanford next week       ...
2019-09-15, 11:39

Study shows hockey Hall of Famer Stan Mikita suffered from CTE A posthumous study of Stan Mikita's brain shows the hockey great suffered from chronic traumatic encephalopathy at the time of his death a year ago.       ...
2019-09-15, 11:39

Three takeaways from No. 1 Clemson's blowout win over Syracuse It wasn't always pretty, but No. 1 Clemson beat Syracuse 41-6 to move to 3-0 and take control of the ACC Atlantic Division.       ...
2019-09-15, 11:39

Bell Tolls: Can Lamar Jackson, Ravens ace test? And Big Ben must put Steelers on his back Looking at Week 2 of the NFL, the Ravens' Lamar Jackson will try to ace his next test, and Ben Roethlisberger once again must carry the Steelers.       ...
2019-09-15, 11:39

Opinion: Lions QB Matt Stafford finds new perspective after his wife's brain surgery Lions quarterback Matthew Stafford waited hours as his wife, Kelly, underwent brain surgery during the offseason. The ordeal changed them both.       ...
2019-09-15, 11:39

Backup quarterback Kyle Trask rallies No. 8 Florida past Kentucky Florida overcame a 21-10 fourth-quarter deficit, all without starting quarterback Feleipe Franks, to avoid a second straight loss to Kentucky.       ...
2019-09-15, 11:39

Eastern Michigan takes down Big Ten foe Illinois on road, takes home $1 million Illinois agreed to pay Eastern Michigan $1 million for the Eagles to visit Champaign. Eastern Michigan handed the Illini a 34-31 loss in thanks.       ...
2019-09-15, 11:39

Can anyone beat Clemson? It's unlikely as the ACC continues to scuffle this season The Atlantic Coast Conference again had a rough weekend, leaving more doubt if anyone can stop Clemson on the way to the College Football Playoff.       ...
2019-09-15, 11:39

Braves infielder Charlie Culberson hospitalized after being hit in the face by a pitch Braves' Charlie Culberson was struck directly on the right cheekbone by a 91 mph fastball in the seventh inning by Nationals reliever Fernando Rodney.       ...
2019-09-15, 11:39

Bloody Tyson Fury outlasts Otto Wallin to retain lineal heavyweight title Tyson Fury survived a nasty cut over his right eye to win a unanimous decision over Otto Wallin and set up a lucrative rematch with Deontay Wilder.       ...
2019-09-15, 11:39

Too-many-men penalty costs No. 19 Michigan State in loss to Arizona State Michigan State had too many men on the field for its game-tying field goal in the final seconds vs. Arizona State. It missed the re-kick to lose 10-7.       ...
2019-09-15, 11:39

Alabama-Clemson V might not be a slam-dunk and other college football observations from Week 3 This college football season might not be the two-horse race it was pegged as before the year with Ohio State, Georgia and LSU all off to hot starts.       ...
2019-09-15, 11:39

Winners and losers from Week 3 in college football are led by Notre Dame and Georgia There were highs and lows during Week 3 of the college football seasons. A look at the winners and losers, led by Notre Dame and Georgia       ...
2019-09-15, 11:39

Cubs injury chaos has fantasy owners scrambling for answers Whether you are looking at fantasy baseball or reality, nothing derails your quest for a championship worse than late-season injuries. Your replacement options are extremely limited, and as you find yourself limping towards the winner’s circle rather than doing a full-on sprint. Though all eyes migh...
2019-09-15, 10:52

Texans have plenty of reason to worry about Deshaun Watson For what must have felt like minutes — not seconds — to anxious Texans fans on Monday night, Deshaun Watson was suspended in mid-air after taking a punishing hit as he tried to dive over the end zone pylon at the Superdome. As he hurtled through the air, horrible visions of 2017 must have flashed......
2019-09-15, 10:52

Rajai Davis comes through in a pinch for Mets The Mets are accustomed to a man named Davis delivering, but he goes by J.D. Here was Rajai Davis thrust into an important spot Saturday night: bases loaded, two outs in a scoreless game in the eighth inning with the Mets’ wild-card hopes in danger of slipping further. The veteran outfielder emerged...
2019-09-15, 10:52

Jets ‘growing pains’ downside of playing it safe in NFL preseason The way most NFL coaches treated the preseason, it would be easy to conclude it doesn’t really matter unless you’re a rookie or a free agent trying to make the team. Any player of substance hardly touched the field until the first game of the regular season. Jets running back Le’Veon Bell and center...
2019-09-15, 10:52

How Daniel Jones’ path could become similar to Josh Allen The development of highly touted young quarterbacks is always a fascinating study. Do they get on the field right away, or sit back and watch an established veteran for a few weeks or months, perhaps an entire season, before getting a shot? It is not yet fully known which direction the Giants are he...
2019-09-15, 10:52

How Giants could change because of depleted WR corps Expect the Giants to look quite different on offense Sunday than they did in the season-opening loss to the Cowboys. Last week, the Giants used 11-personnel formations (one running back and one tight end) nearly 75 percent of the snaps on offense. That will change, with the receiver corps depleted a...
2019-09-15, 10:52

Why Chris Kreider is worry-free going into final year of contract Psst, pass it on: Chris Kreider is going into the final season of his Rangers contract and is eligible to become an unrestricted free agent on July 1. “It’s the third time already in my career,” the apparently unperturbed No. 20, who previously became a restricted free agent in 2014 and 2016, said S...
2019-09-15, 10:52

Mets finding the clutch hit bails out Mickey Callaway The Mets found the hit. They found it in time so that more Jacob deGrom brilliance was not utterly wasted. They found it in time to protect Mickey Callaway from some, um, curious decisions. Still to be determined is if they found it in time to make this hit part of a mosaic of magic......
2019-09-15, 10:52

Odell Beckham, Jamal Adams will drop friendship for night BEREA, Ohio — The showdown is finally here. Odell Beckham Jr. and Jamal Adams have called LSU and New York their homes over parts of the past nine years but have never taken the field together. That will change Monday night when Beckham’s Browns and Adams’ Jets face off at MetLife Stadium. “I’m exci...
2019-09-15, 10:52

Patriots vs. Dolphins: Are you ready for a beatdown? The Patriots’ matchup against the Dolphins on Sunday in South Florida is not our Game of the Week because we believe it’s going to be a memorable, close AFC East showdown that has any impact on the outcome of the division. We’ve chosen this game based on the intrigue of how lopsided it might get,......
2019-09-15, 10:52

Giants should follow Bill Parcell’s formula to beat Bills again Every so often, a game appears on the schedule that makes you think back to Super Bowl XXV, and how the Giants shocked the Bills and the world when Scott Norwood’s 48-yard field goal sailed wide right. It just so happens it is the Bills who are visiting MetLife Stadium on Sunday, and it just......
2019-09-15, 10:52

NL Cy Young front-runners put on a show With Jacob deGrom and Hyun-Jin Ryu squaring off in the second of a three-game series between the Mets and Dodgers, it was bound to be a showcase for two front-runners in the National League Cy Young race. And as far as pitching duels go, they did not disappoint. The Mets’ 3-0 victory over the Dodger...
2019-09-15, 10:52

Yankees’ injuries have changed the equation for Giancarlo Stanton TORONTO — The challenge for the final 12 games of the season is big for the Yankees. They must establish home-field advantage throughout the postseason and incorporate major missing pieces who are returning: pitchers Luis Severino and Dellin Betances, slugger Giancarlo Stanton and catcher Gary Sanch...
2019-09-15, 10:52

Broncos vs. Bears: Chicago will struggle again BRONCOS (+2½) over Bears: Customers were pounding Da Bears in Super Bowl futures as if Vegas was about to run out of ticket paper. Chicago’s defense is worthy — but offensive brain trust isn’t, and Mitchell Trubisky has about a year to prove out. The Vinny Testaverde timeline won’t work. Bills (-1¹/...
2019-09-15, 10:52

Jets’ Marcus Maye wants to be elite safety like Jamal Adams While Jamal Adams soared, Marcus Maye barely got off the ground. The Jets had high hopes for their two young safeties at this time last year, seeing them as the linchpin of their defense. Adams reached those expectations. He was selected to the Pro Bowl and was named the team’s MVP in his second sea...
2019-09-15, 10:52

Mickey Callaway: Jacob deGrom should win Cy Young again In a muddled National League Cy Young award race, Jacob deGrom could be considered the front runner. “There’s some strong points we can all make that deGrom is leading this race,” manager Mickey Callaway said before the Mets’ 3-0 victory over the Dodgers on Saturday. DeGrom’s stock rose even further...
2019-09-15, 10:52

Yankees’ J.A. Happ could get a start in Angels series TORONTO — Manager Aaron Boone said J.A. Happ could start Thursday against the Angels at Yankee Stadium, but wasn’t certain about the left-hander, who received a cortisone shot in his left biceps Friday. “I’m thinking probably Thursday but not sure,’’ Boone said of Happ who last worked this past Thur...
2019-09-15, 10:52

Giants’ task vs. Bills starts with cleaning up the secondary Yes, indeed, there is a difference between urgency and panic, as the Giants insisted this week leading into their Week 2 matchup with the Bills — a home opener that has the feel of a double-parked car with the meter patrolman in the area and heading in your direction. That the Giants were competitiv...
2019-09-15, 10:52

Jordan Montgomery to make 1st start for Yankees in 17 months TORONTO — Jordan Montgomery will start Sunday for the first time since May 1, 2018, when he left a game in Houston after one inning with a left elbow problem that required Tommy John surgery six weeks later. “It feels like I was 5 years old when it happened,’’ Montgomery said of the road back.......
2019-09-15, 10:52

Giants vs. Bills: Preview, predictions and what to watch for Paul’s Pick: Hard to envision the Giants, devoid of their top receivers, passing their way to a ton of points, so they need to hand it and throw it to Saquon Barkley and dare the Bills to stop him. A defense that does not inspire any confidence needs to force a turnover or three. Considering.....
2019-09-15, 10:52

| Van der Poel wins Tour of Britain in style Highly-rated Dutch cyclist Mathieu van der Poel underlined his dominance of the Tour of Britain by winning the eighth and final stage on Saturday to seal his overall victory....
2019-09-15, 10:52

| England in control as Australia wilt in 5th Ashes Test England seized control on the third day of the fifth Ashes Test on Saturday, building a likely match-winning lead of 382 as they look to square the series....
2019-09-15, 10:52

| Kaizer Chiefs stunned by Polokwane City A first-half penalty from Jabulani Maluleke proved the difference between the two sides as Polokwane City upset Kaizer Chiefs 1-0 at the FNB Stadium....
2019-09-15, 10:52

NFL PrimeTime is back! Chris Berman explains where it came from Beginning Sunday on ESPN+, Chris Berman joins old pal Tom Jackson for the return of NFL PrimeTime. Berman walked down memory lane with ESPN's Jeff Legwold and discussed how he's "finally joined the 21st century."...
2019-09-15, 10:26

Is Fury ready for Wilder after scare against Wallin? After outlasting Otto Wallin, Tyson Fury turns his attention to a rematch against Deontay Wilder in early 2020. So how will the heavyweight superfight play out?...
2019-09-15, 10:26

Braves clinch, but focus on Culberson after HBP The Braves wrapped up a playoff berth Saturday, but there was no celebrating in the postgame clubhouse, as the team remained concerned about utility man Charlie Culberson, who was struck directly on the right cheekbone by a 91 mph fastball in the seventh....
2019-09-15, 10:26

Source: Brown travels with Patriots on Miami trip Wide receiver Antonio Brown traveled with the New England Patriots for the team's game against the Miami Dolphins, according to a source, putting him in position to make his Patriots debut Sunday at Hard Rock Stadium....
2019-09-15, 10:26

Florida QB Franks expected to miss rest of season Florida quarterback Feleipe Franks is likely to miss the remainder of the season after dislocating his right ankle during Saturday's win over Kentucky....
2019-09-15, 10:26

Sources: NFL starts review as Shepard concussed After a breach in the NFL concussion protocol involving Giants receiver Sterling Shepard, the NFL and NFLPA are both trying to figure out how and why, sources told ESPN....
2019-09-15, 10:26

Gaethje stops Cerrone in 1st, calls for title shot Justin Gaethje believes he has earned a shot at the UFC lightweight title next after rolling to a TKO victory over Donald Cerrone late in the first round Saturday night in Vancouver, B.C....
2019-09-15, 10:26

Fury survives cuts, grinds out win over Wallin Tyson Fury weathered two bad cuts over his right eye and survived a spirited effort from Otto Wallin to win a hard-fought unanimous decision and retain his lineal heavyweight crown Saturday night....
2019-09-15, 10:26

Alabama Wants Students To Exchange Their Privacy For College Football Playoff Tickets The fervor that students who attend SEC schools have for their respective football programs is so well known that it’s become cliché for religious comparisons to be made. But for University of Alabama coach Nick Saban, that level of fandom has just not been cutting it lately, and he’s gone so far as...
2019-09-15, 10:00

Bills' Tyrell Dodson Suspended Six Games For Domestic Abuse The NFL handed a six-game suspension to Bills rookie linebacker Tyrell Dodson on Thursday for violating the league’s personal conduct policy following a domestic violence arrest in late May. The suspension came just one day after he came to an agreement with prosecutors to “defer a domestic violence...
2019-09-15, 10:00

American Pharoah, Welcome To The Resistance (Or Maybe Not) Between this and the doping, I don’t think I can let my children watch horse racing anymore. At a meeting of House Republicans in Baltimore on Friday, Mike Pence offered a vaguely perturbing, folksy anecdote about Triple Crown winner American Pharoah once biting him on the arm, turning it into a dop...
2019-09-15, 10:00

The Refs Might Have Mishandled The Game Clock, But Mack Brown And UNC Mishandled The Game After struggling to get anything going offensively for a majority of the game, UNC scored 18 unanswered points in the second half to cut a 21-point Wake Forest lead down to three on Friday. The Tar Heels then forced the Demon Deacons to settle for a field goal, which capped off a drive that left jus...
2019-09-15, 10:00

Neymar Scores Acrobatic Stoppage-Time Winner In First Game Back With PSG, Barely Celebrates Saturday’s Ligue 1 match between Paris Saint-Germain and Strasbourg featured disgruntled Brazilian winger Neymar in the PSG starting lineup for the first time since his transfer request to Barcelona came to an unceremonious end. While it did take the entirety of regulation for him to impact the game...
2019-09-15, 10:00

NWSL Bans Utah Royals Fan Who Yelled Racist Slurs At Portland Goalkeeper The NWSL announced Saturday that a Utah Royals fan has been banned from all games at Utah’s Rio Tinto Stadium and all National Women’s Soccer League games, after the fan yelled racist taunts at the Portland Thorns’ black goalkeeper Adrianna Franch during a Thorns-Royals game earlier this month....
2019-09-15, 10:00

Manchester City Unable To Overcome The Irrepressible Might Of Norwich City In what could end up being the most stunning upset of season, recently-promoted Norwich City took down defending Premier League champions on Saturday, 3-2. The result came on the back of a stellar performance from Norwich’s Finnish veteran Teemu Pukki and a putrid display from City’s two center halv...
2019-09-15, 10:00

Mississippi State's Garrett Shrader Evolves Into Human Helicopter, Fails To Convert First Down There aren’t a lot of options in most playbooks for a fourth-and-16 situation, but that didn’t get Mississippi State out of that exact scenario late in the fourth quarter against Kansas State on Saturday. After quarterback Garrett Shrader snapped the ball, and all of his receivers went running down ...
2019-09-15, 10:00

Maryland Attempts Fake Field Goal; No One Fooled For a whole host of reasons (Maryland scoring two points in the first half, the first third down conversion of the game coming just before halftime, a seven-yard Temple punt in the fourth quarter, Maryland still not scoring after that, etc.), Maryland-Temple can be safely shelved among the worst, d...
2019-09-15, 10:00

The Citadel Got $400,000 To Beat Georgia Tech In Football Junior kicker Jacob Godek nailed a 37-yard field goal attempt in overtime against Georgia Tech on Saturday to hand the Yellow Jackets an embarrassing upset loss at home in a game where The Citadel ran all over their opponents. The visiting Bulldogs rushed for a total of 320 yards, with most plays co...
2019-09-15, 10:00

Pat Narduzzi's Cowardice Doesn't Go Unpunished So, you’re trailing 17-10, fourth-and-goal at the one-yard line, five minutes left in the fourth quarter. What do you do? Trick question: You’re Pitt coach Pat Narduzzi, a lame as hell coward, so you kick a field goal....
2019-09-15, 10:00

Tyson Fury's father orders son to sack trainer Ben Davison and his team after performance against Otto Wallin Tyson Fury's father slammed his son's team in the aftermath of the victory over Otto Wallin in Las Vegas, urging him to ditch trainer Ben Davison after looking 'weak as a kitten' against the Swede....
2019-09-15, 08:13

Sportwatch: Lightning v Swifts in Super Netball grand final – live! Updates from a big day of Australian sportAny thoughts? Email or tweet @JPHowcroft 4.31am BST The Super Netball grand final is underway! 4.31am BST The national anthem has been sung, the huddles are underway, the Suncorp Super Netball grand final is seconds away... Continue reading......
2019-09-15, 05:39

Tammy Abraham 'has to sustain it' after hat-trick at Wolves says Frank Lampard – video Frank Lampard praised Tammy Abraham after his Chelsea side were 5-2 victors away at Wolves. The Blues have had a mixed start to the season so far, however it was the performance of the young striker that caught the eye. 'He has to sustain it and has to get even better, he has to be hungry,' said Lam...
2019-09-15, 05:13

'We want to play better than this' says Solskjær after 1-0 win over Leicester – video 'The performances have been miles better than this' were the words of Ole Gunnar Solksjær after his side snuck a 1-0 victory over Leicester City. An early penalty kick from Marcus Rashford was the difference. In a game that saw a number of key players missing for Manchester United. The manager insis...
2019-09-15, 05:13

'Congratulations Liverpool' jokes Pep Guardiola after 3-1 defeat to Norwich – video Premier League champions Manchester City suffered their first defeat of the season as newly-promoted Norwich City put three past them at Carrow Road. Daniel Farke's side have had a tough start to life in the Premier League, this was their second win of season with a stunning display at home to the c...
2019-09-15, 05:13

Ashes 2019: England v Australia, fifth Test day three – as it happened Joe Denly fell six runs short of a maiden Test century and Ben Stokes struck 67 as England extended their lead to an imposing 382 at the Oval 6.49pm BST Vic’s report. Related: Joe Denly misses out on century but steers England to dominant position Related: Joe Denly shows a wealth of class to prove...
2019-09-15, 05:13

Norwich City 3-2 Manchester City: Premier League – as it happened Norwich stunned the champions at Carrow Road. 7.58pm BST No word from Pep, who is presumably busy kicking Otamendi and Stones around the dressing room like a pair of old socks. So it’s time for this MBM to grind to a halt. Paul MacInnes was our man in Norwich tonight, and here’s his match report. En...
2019-09-15, 05:13

Joe Denly sets sights on England winter tours after setting new Test best • Denly battles to 94 against Australia at the Oval• ‘This Australian attack make you work hard for every run’Joe Denly hopes he has now booked a place on England’s winter tours after a rollercoaster match during which he has witnessed the birth of his second child and now registered a career-best T...
2019-09-15, 05:13

Pep Guardiola has made me rethink World Cup plans, says Eddie Jones Jones unlikely to field strongest XV in against TongaEngland coach credits Pep Confidential for change of heartEddie Jones has revealed how Pep Guardiola had a significant influence on his selection policy for the World Cup and so he is unlikely to field England’s strongest XV in their tournament op...
2019-09-15, 05:13

Barcelona 5-2 Valencia: Ansu Fati stars in home romp 16-year-old scores after two minutes before setting up Frenkie De JongKevin Gameiro kept Valencia interestedGerard Pique and Luis Suarez seal points after the break 10.08pm BST That is from me, thanks for following our La Liga coverage. There is plenty more live action on the site tomorrow, includin...
2019-09-15, 05:13

Welsh rugby legend Gareth Thomas reveals HIV diagnosis Ex-British Lions captain believed to be first UK sportsman to go public about living with virusWelsh rugby star Gareth Thomas has revealed that he is HIV positive.Mr Thomas, who came out as gay in 2009, is thought to be the first UK sportsman to go public about living with the virus, and has reveale...
2019-09-15, 05:13

European roundup: Sixteen-year-old Ansu Fati stars in Barcelona win • Winger claims goal and assist in 5-2 win over Valencia• Bayern Munich held 1-1 by RB Leipzig in BundesligaBarcelona’s 16-year-old forward Ansu Fati continued his explosive start to life in the first team by scoring and providing an assist as the La Liga champions thrashed Valencia 5-2 on Saturday....
2019-09-15, 05:13

Rejuvenated Kieran Trippier making a quick impression at Atlético Madrid The former Spurs right-back hinted he was unwanted at his old club, but is making the most of a fresh start in SpainA few months ago, Kieran Trippier was mingling in the stands of the Wanda Metropolitano. It was the end of the Champions League final and Liverpool had claimed the trophy, but Trippier...
2019-09-15, 05:13

Champions League is back – but don’t expect a real match until February | Jonathan Wilson The group stages have become predictable and merely reinforce financial inequalities between the biggest clubs and also-ransI n the distance the anthem swells. Inappropriate advertising hoardings are covered up. A continent prepares to give thanks to Gazprom for providing them with football. The Cha...
2019-09-15, 05:13

‘We forget they are human’ – Guardiola defends players after Norwich defeat • Manchester City manager says title is a long way from over• ‘Things can go wrong and I must see what I can do to help them’Pep Guardiola could only put his hands up after Norwich pulled off the shock of the season so far to leave Manchester City five points behind Liverpool at the top of the Premi...
2019-09-15, 05:13

Europe stay level-headed as Hall and Boutier dig deep in Solheim Cup • Europe and US tied 8-8 with 12 individual matches to go• Georgia Hall and Céline Boutier win after trailing by four shotsCatriona Matthew can take solace from the fact golf is not played on paper. Bare statistics heavily suggested a gap in quality in favour of the United States over Europe in the ...
2019-09-15, 05:13

Toronto Raptors introduce line of team-branded hijabs in fan outreach NBA champions introduce team-branded Nike Pro hijabsRaptors say they want to send message of inclusion to fansThe Toronto Raptors say a new line of team-branded hijabs is part of an effort to be more inclusive to fans of all cultures.The team’s parent company, Maple Leaf Sports and Entertainment, un...
2019-09-15, 05:13

Skateboarder Sky Brown, 11, takes bronze at worlds with eye on Olympics Brown, 11, takes bronze at world skateboarding championshipsBritish prodigy remains on track to qualify for Tokyo OlympicsShaun White finishes 13th in setback for Olympic qualificationSky Brown, the 11-year-old British skateboarding prodigy who is on track to become the youngest female to compete at...
2019-09-15, 05:13

Teemu Pukki strikes again to seal Norwich’s shock win over Man City The Carrow Road crowd will cherish this memory for years to come. Echoes of ’93 and all that bounded across the stadium as Norwich City – newly promoted, short of money and with eight first-team players out injured - took on, outplayed and beat the celebrated champions of England. The Canaries might...
2019-09-15, 05:13

Tyson Fury v Otto Wallin: lineal heavyweight championship – live! Fury (28-0-1) takes on unheralded Wallin (20-0) in Las VegasTweet Bryan at @BryanAGraham or email him 3.57am BST Good evening and welcome to tonight’s heavyweight showdown between Tyson Fury and Otto Wallin at T-Mobile Arena. The Gypsy King is back in action on the Las Vegas strip for the second tim...
2019-09-15, 05:13

World Championships: Poor Start For India's Greco-Roman Wrestlers Competing in non-Olympic categories, Asian Championship silver medallist Harpeet Singh (82kg), Sagar (63kg), and Manjeet (55kg) could not even score a single point in their respective bouts....
2019-09-15, 02:52

Bangar Backs Rohit To Help India Chase Down Unachievable Targets In Tests Former India batting coach Sanjay Bangar believes the opening slot will be a new challenge for Rohit Sharma in the upcoming Test series against South Africa....
2019-09-15, 02:52

"Lesson Learned": Kohli On Tweet That Sparked Dhoni's Retirement Rumours Virat Kohli said that MS Dhoni will "remain valuable" as long as he continues playing the game even as team management grooms youngsters like Rishabh Pant....
2019-09-15, 02:52

Haye: Tyson Fury could hold his own in any era 'I feel that he is young enough to really make a legacy.' David Haye on Tyson Fury The post Haye: Tyson Fury could hold his own in any era appeared first on Boxing News....
2019-09-15, 01:26

Tyson Fury: ‘I’ve never met a challenge I couldn’t defeat’ Otto Wallin is determined to not only make a point but embarrass Tyson Fury in Las Vegas The post Tyson Fury: ‘I’ve never met a challenge I couldn’t defeat’ appeared first on Boxing News....
2019-09-15, 01:26

Boxing News at Five: Fury drank four beers night before Wilder fight, McCracken clarifies Joshua concussion quotes, ‘The White Rhino’ takes a time-out Tyson Fury has made changes and is taking things seriously, Rob McCracken says 'concussion' might have been the wrong word, and Dave Allen takes a break The post Boxing News at Five: Fury drank four beers night before Wilder fight, McCracken clarifies Joshua concussion quotes, ‘The White Rhino’ take...
2019-09-15, 01:26

Tyson Fury and the pursuit of happiness 'Every generation has that character and it's fortunate for me that I'm the unrivalled personality of MY era.' Tyson Fury speaks to Declan Taylor in Las Vegas The post Tyson Fury and the pursuit of happiness appeared first on Boxing News....
2019-09-15, 01:26

The man behind the new Tyson Fury Declan Taylor speaks to Ben Davison, Tyson Fury's precocious young trainer ahead of the Otto Wallin fight in Las Vegas The post The man behind the new Tyson Fury appeared first on Boxing News....
2019-09-15, 01:26

Can Canelo Alvarez dominate the number one light-heavyweight? Canelo Alvarez will challenge Sergey Kovalev for the WBO light-heavyweight title on November 2 in Las Vegas The post Can Canelo Alvarez dominate the number one light-heavyweight? appeared first on Boxing News....
2019-09-15, 01:26

On This Day: Oscar De La Hoya vanquished Fernando Vargas in glorious grudge match Oscar De La Hoya beat bitter rival Fernando Vargas in a thriller The post On This Day: Oscar De La Hoya vanquished Fernando Vargas in glorious grudge match appeared first on Boxing News....
2019-09-15, 01:26

On This Day: Jack Dempsey is knocked out of the ring in a wild brawl Bob Mee recounts how in three minutes 57 seconds of mayhem, a badly hurt world heavyweight champion Jack Dempsey survives the 'Wild Bull of the Pampas' The post On This Day: Jack Dempsey is knocked out of the ring in a wild brawl appeared first on Boxing News....
2019-09-15, 01:26

Devin Haney stops Zaur Abdullaev in New York 'I wasn't nearly done beating him,' Devin Haney says. 'I was just warming up' The post Devin Haney stops Zaur Abdullaev in New York appeared first on Boxing News....
2019-09-15, 01:26

Rallying: Ogier leads into final day of Rally Turkey as Tanak retires Sebastien Ogier will take a 0.2 second lead over Citroen team mate Esapekka Lappi into the final day of Rally Turkey, with championship leader Ott Tanak retiring his Toyota on Saturday....
2019-09-15, 00:39

Popovich on World Cup: 'There's no blame to be placed' Team USA defeated Poland 87-74 on Saturday to finish in seventh place in the FIBA World Cup tournament, and coach Gregg Popovich had a few words for those who have criticized the red, white and blue for not bringing home a gold medal....
2019-09-15, 00:39

MotoGP could expand to 22 races from 2022 MotoGP could expand to 22 races after 2021 with a rotational system catering for a potential five rounds in Spain and Portugal, according to series boss Carmelo Ezpeleta....
2019-09-15, 00:39

Motorcycling: Vinales on pole in Misano, sparks between Rossi and Marquez Yamaha's Maverick Vinales took pole position for the San Marino Grand Prix on Saturday after a qualifying flare-up between Honda's championship leader Marc Marquez and Italian great Valentino Rossi....
2019-09-15, 00:39

Golf: Garcia, Shinkwin share lead after KLM Open third round Spain's Sergio Garcia and England's Callum Shinkwin both shot six-under par 66 in the KLM Open third round on Saturday to share a two-stroke lead at 15-under in Amsterdam....
2019-09-15, 00:39

Bucs' Arians: TE Howard 'can play a heck of a lot better' Tampa Bay Buccaneers tight end O.J. Howard does not appear to be in the good graces of Bruce Arians, and the team's new coach wasn't shy about his thoughts of Howard's performance....
2019-09-15, 00:39

WTA roundup: Top seed Pliskova into Zhengzhou final A surprising run by unseeded Frenchwoman Kristina Mladenovic came to an end in a semifinal loss to seventh-seeded Croat Petra Martic, who won 6-0, 6-3 at the Zhengzhou Open in China on Saturday....
2019-09-15, 00:39

Thiem loses but Novak propels Austria to Davis Cup win Dominic Thiem had his nine-match singles winning streak in Davis Cup play snapped but Austria won the final match to pull out a 3-2 win over Finland on Saturday in a Group 1 tie at Espoo, Finland....
2019-09-15, 00:39

Antonio Brown loses endorsement deal with helmet manufacturer Xenith amid sexual assault investigation: report Antonio Brown reportedly lost his endorsement deal with helmet manufacturer Xenith this week after newfound sexual assault allegations surfaced against the embattled NFL wide-receiver....
2019-09-14, 23:52

University of Alabama tracking students during college football games In an effort to keep the University of Alabama students engaged during college football season, the school has developed an app that records the location of students to prevent them from leaving the team's stadium....
2019-09-14, 23:52

Terry Bradshaw says he 'can't stand' players like Antonio Brown Former Pittsburgh Steelers great and Hall of Fame quarterback Terry Bradshaw announced his disdain for players like Antonio Brown during an interview with the Pittsburgh Tribune-Review last week following the wide receivers tumultuous offseason....
2019-09-14, 23:52

Browns' Randall out against Jets with concussion, Smith back Browns starting safety Damarious Randall will miss Monday night's game against the New York Jets with a concussion.       ...
2019-09-14, 23:52

With threadbare squad, Norwich stuns Man City in EPL Newly promoted Norwich has defeated English Premier League champion Manchester City 3-2 to earn one of the biggest upset victories of recent years       ...
2019-09-14, 23:52

Abraham hat trick as Chelsea beats Wolves 5-2 Tammy Abraham scored a hat trick as Frank Lampard's young Chelsea side beat Wolverhampton Wanderers 5-2 at Molineux in the Premier League       ...
2019-09-14, 23:52

Cuteness alert: Kids at Children's Hospital return well wishes to Brewers' Christian Yelich Christian Yelich visited kids at Children's Hospital during an off day earlier this month. With Yelich hurt, the kids are returning the encouragement.       ...
2019-09-14, 23:52

Photos: Best signs on ESPN's 'College GameDay' for Iowa State-Iowa football game in Ames "Amesday" lived up to the hype as ESPN's "College GameDay" crew hit Iowa State for the in-state matchup against Iowa. Fans' signs didn't disappoint.       ...
2019-09-14, 23:52

NHL suspends Capitals' Evgeny Kuznetsov for first three games following positive cocaine test The NHL has suspended Washington Capitals center Evgeny Kuznetsov for the first three games of the season. He tested positive for cocaine in May.       ...
2019-09-14, 23:52

Georgia fans honor late wife of Arkansas State coach with pink-out Arkansas State coach Blake Anderson called the support "overwhelming" as Georgia fans held a pink out in memory of his wife who died from cancer.       ...
2019-09-14, 23:52

Terry Bradshaw: 'I can't stand players like Antonio Brown', says he wouldn't throw to him Former Pittsburgh Steelers QB and FOX analyst Terry Bradshaw didn't have any kind words regarding former Steeler and Patriots wideout Antonio Brown.       ...
2019-09-14, 23:52

Bell Tolls: Can Lamar Jackson, Ravens ace next test? And Big Ben must put Steelers on his back Looking at Week 2 of the NFL, the Ravens' Lamar Jackson will try to ace his next test, and Ben Roethlisberger once again must carry Steelers.       ...
2019-09-14, 23:52

VP Mike Pence says Triple Crown winner American Pharoah bit him during visit to Kentucky farm Vice President Mike Pence told Republican leadership during a retreat this week that Triple Crown winner American Pharoah bit him in 2018.       ...
2019-09-14, 23:52

Deaf Michigan high school football player captains his team and dominates opponents Devin Holmes, a Michigan high school lineman and captain, is deaf but has succeeded with the help of an interpreter, coaches and teammates.       ...
2019-09-14, 23:52

England build big lead in final Ashes test "Joe Denly\u0027s fluent 94 put England in control of the final Ashes test and the hosts moved on to 313 for eight to lead Australia by 382 runs at the close on the third day on Saturday."...
2019-09-14, 23:26

Sancho sets up two in 50th game as Dortmund cruise to victory "Jadon Sancho picked up where he left off for England on Tuesday, setting up two goals in Borussia Dortmund\u0027s 4-0 victory over Bayer Leverkusen."...
2019-09-14, 23:26

'Sensational, sensational' - Klopp revels in Liverpool goals "Jurgen Klopp gushed about the quality of the goals as Liverpool came from behind to beat Newcastle 3-1 in the Premier League on Saturday and maintain their lead at the top of the table."...
2019-09-14, 23:26

Lampard: Tammy Abraham has 'great chance' of making England squad "Tammy Abraham scored a hat trick as Frank Lampard\u0027s young Chelsea side beat Wolverhampton Wanderers 5-2 at Molineux in the Premier League on Saturday."...
2019-09-14, 23:26

Neymar responds to PSG fans' boos - Every match is an away game "Neymar scored a remarkable last-minute overhead kick to secure a win on his return for PSG then slammed the home fans who booed him throughout the game."...
2019-09-14, 23:26

Solskjaer on United's title chances - 'we are in there' "Reaction from Ole Gunnar Solskjaer after Marcus Rashford ended Manchester United\u0027s penalty curse and got the Red Devils back to winning ways as Leicester City\u0027s unbeaten start to the Premier League season came to an end on Saturday."...
2019-09-14, 23:26

'We can't win all the time' - Guardiola after Norwich loss "Manchester City manager Pep Guardiola shrugged off his team\u0027s shock 3-2 defeat by newly-promoted Norwich City in the Premier League on Saturday saying his team simply cannot be expected to win every week."...
2019-09-14, 23:26

The Breakaway: Roglic's 'defining moment is brilliant for cycling' "Primoz Roglic secured La Vuelta 2019 glory on Stage 20 and Bradley Wiggins hailed his first Grand Tour triumph as a \u0027defining moment\u0027 in his career, and a \u0027brilliant\u0027 outcome for cycling."...
2019-09-14, 23:26

Roglic on brink of La Vuelta glory, Pogacar wins Stage 20 "Slovenia’s Primoz Roglic will be crowned champion of La Vuelta on Sunday after finishing a solid fifth in the final mountain test, expertly won by his compatriot Tadej Pogacar with a memorable solo charge onto the final podium."...
2019-09-14, 23:26

Zidanesque: roulette round the keeper for stunning goal in Portugal U-19s match – video An U-19 women's international football match in Portugal was lit up by a stunning roulette from Francisca Nazareth in a game between Portugal and Turkey. Portugal ran out 5-0 victors. Watch more: The amazing world of sport series Continue reading......
2019-09-14, 19:52

Liverpool 3-1 Newcastle United: Premer League – as it happened Sadio Mane scored twice as Liverpool bounced back impressively from an early setback 2.50pm BST And that, my good people, is your lot. Thanks for reading this MBM report. Now why not enjoy Andy Hunter’s Anfield verdict? Related: Sadio Mané double gives Liverpool comeback win after Newcastle scare 2...
2019-09-14, 19:52

Mathieu van der Poel takes final stage and Tour of Britain glory • Dutch rider gets up in photo-finish to win in Manchester• Matteo Trentin third on day and second overallMathieu van der Poel capped his glorious Tour of Britain with victory on stage eight into Manchester.The Dutchman edged out Cees Bol in a photo-finish, with overall runner-up Matteo Trentin comi...
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Frankie Dettori takes sixth St Leger aboard impressive winner Logician • Dettori: ‘From two-and-a-half out I knew that I had won’• Unbeaten grey provides John Gosden with fifth St Leger successFrankie Dettori won his first St Leger in 1995, three years before Donnacha O’Brien, who rode the second-favourite in the latest renewal here on Saturday, was born. Twenty-four y...
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Vuelta a España: Primoz Roglic set to triumph after retaining red jersey Ceremonial jaunt into Madrid to conclude raceTadej Pogacar breaks away to win stage 20Slovenian Primoz Roglic is poised to win the Vuelta a España after retaining the leader’s red jersey as his compatriot Tadej Pogacar won a decisive stage 20 in the mountains with a stunning display of solo climbing...
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Manchester United 1-0 Leicester, Wolves 2-5 Chelsea: clockwatch – as it happened Tottenham thrashed Crystal Palace and Chelsea thumped Wolves, while yet another penalty earned Manchester United three points against Leicester 5.35pm BST With action under way at Carrow Road, I’m going to be on my bike. But don’t go away! You can follow Norwich v Manchester City here. Bye! Related:...
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Football League: Forest end Swansea's unbeaten run as Bolton thrashed again QPR win thriller against Luton, Stoke lose at homeCoventry top of League One, Exeter lead League TwoLeague leaders Swansea saw their unbeaten start come to an end as a smash-and-grab raid from Nottingham Forest snatched all three points at the Liberty Stadium. Lewis Grabban found Alfa Semedo to tap ...
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Celtic’s James Forrest sinks Hamilton while Rangers return to winning ways • Mohamed Elyounoussi sets up winner four minutes into debut • Rangers come from behind to beat 10-man LivingstonMohamed Elyounoussi set up the only goal less than four minutes into his Celtic career as the champions consolidated their lead in the Premiership with a 1-0 win at Hamilton.The loan sign...
2019-09-14, 19:52

Birmingham’s Bellingham snatches win as Charlton miss chance to go top As the son of one of the most prolific strikers to have graced the non-league game, Jude Bellingham should have learned a thing or two about scoring goals.The 16-year-old, whose father, Mark, racked up more than 700 in his career while also serving as a sergeant for West Midlands Police, inflicted C...
2019-09-14, 19:52

Real Madrid relieved to hold on for nervy win after Levante fightback There were more nerves than there should have been, fear gripping the Santiago Bernabéu and whistles puncturing the final minutes, the home side playing for time, but Real Madrid got there in the end. Thibaut Courtois had to make a save in the second minute of added time to secure a victory that had...
2019-09-14, 19:52

Burnley’s Jeff Hendrick grabs a point to add to Brighton’s home angst A late equaliser from Burnley’s Jeff Hendrick earned his side a 1-1 draw as Brighton’s winless streak at the Amex Stadium continued. After a goalless first half Neal Maupay broke the deadlock, striking a superb volley from the edge of the box.The Seagulls looked to be heading towards victory before ...
2019-09-14, 19:52

Moussa Djenepo’s solo strike seals points for Saints at Sheffield United Being billed as the new Sadio Mané gives the 21-year-old Moussa Djenepo a lot to live up to, though in his brief appearances since his £15m move the Malian winger has proved he can score spectacular goals.This was his first start in Southampton colours and he decorated it with a memorable solo strik...
2019-09-14, 19:52

Super Son strikes twice as Tottenham demolish Crystal Palace When was the last time Tottenham produced a performance this complete in a league game? You would probably have to go back to the Boxing Day victory over Bournemouth to find one, which goes to show how long it has been since they played with this much energy, class and craft.In that context this thr...
2019-09-14, 19:52

Tammy Abraham scores hat-trick and own goal as Chelsea hammer Wolves This was supposed to be a day of celebration for Wolves, as they marked the 130th anniversary of their first match here. Instead, a new Chelsea goalscoring hero stole the show, as Tammy Abraham struck his first hat-trick for the club after Fikayo Tomori started the rout by opening his own account wi...
2019-09-14, 19:52

Marcus Rashford’s early penalty edges blunt Manchester United past Leicester The good news for Manchester United is that they have rediscovered their winning habit. They won this game despite missing a number of key players with injury and, for that alone, Ole Gunnar Solskjær can probably accept the fact their performance never got any higher than six out of 10 – there was l...
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| Owen says father was driving force, reveals son's blindness Michael Owen says he owes his success to his father, who insisted he was given steak for dinner as a child while his four siblings made do with baked beans....
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| 5-star Sundowns thrash Seychelles outfit Mamelodi Sundowns all but secured their place in the CAF Champions League group stages after cruising to a 5-0 victory at Seychelles outfit Cote d'Or on Saturday....
2019-09-14, 19:52

| Neymar jeered, insulted by angry fans on return to PSG team Neymar was loudly jeered and met with a barrage of insults by Paris Saint-Germain fans on Saturday as he made his first appearance for the club in four months....
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| Rashford penalty gives United edge over Leicester Marcus Rashford put the disappointment of a previous penalty miss behind him by scoring from the spot to give Manchester United a win over Leicester....
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| Roglic assures Vuelta a Espana overall title Slovenia's Primoz Roglic assured victory in the Vuelta a Espana on Saturday and needs only to complete the short ceremonial run to Madrid on Sunday to lift his first Grand Tour....
2019-09-14, 19:52

Tammy Abraham: Chelsea hat-trick hero the new Premier League top scorer with three goals vs Wolves Tammy Abraham scored a stunning hat-trick for Chelsea at Wolves to take his tally to seven goals for the 2019-20 season and go top of the Golden Boot race - for now, at least....
2019-09-14, 18:26

Jurgen Klopp relieved as Liverpool find their rhythm despite VAR frustration Jurgen Klopp joked that he only enjoyed watching Liverpool from the 25th minute onward after his side overcame an uncharacteristically slow start to beat Newcastle United 3-1....
2019-09-14, 18:26

England extend lead in final Ashes test "Joe Denly led England to 88 for two as the hosts extended their lead over Australia to 157 runs at lunch on the third day to retain the upper hand in the final Ashes test on Saturday."...
2019-09-14, 16:52

Vinales on pole in Misano, sparks between Rossi and Marquez "Yamaha\u0027s Maverick Vinales took pole position for the San Marino Grand Prix on Saturday after a qualifying flare-up between Honda\u0027s championship leader Marc Marquez and Italian great Valentino Rossi."...
2019-09-14, 16:52

Serbia bounce back to finish fifth at FIBA World Cup "Serbia shooting guard Bogdan Bogdanovic poured in 31 points in a stand-out individual performance as they beat the Czech Republic 90-81 to grab fifth place at the FIBA Basketball World Cup after bouncing back from a slow start."...
2019-09-14, 16:52

O'Sullivan downs Robertson to reach final "Ronnie O\u0027Sullivan enjoyed a resplendent evening session in the Shanghai Masters semi-final against Neil Robertson - moving into the final there for the third year in succession."...
2019-09-14, 16:52

Third consecutive Shanghai final for O'Sullivan "Ronnie O\u0027Sullivan enjoyed a resplendent evening session in the Shanghai Masters semi-final against Neil Robertson - moving into the final there for the third year in succession."...
2019-09-14, 16:52

Megan Rapinoe discusses confidence, equal pay at youth soccer panel ahead of Reign FC-Spirit clash Rapinoe, Rose Lavelle, Mallory Pugh, Allie Long and Washington Spirit midfielder Andi Sullivan gathered for a panel discussion the night before the Washington Spirit and Reign FC face off at Audi Field on Saturday....
2019-09-14, 16:26

Tim Tebow says college athletes don’t deserve compensation. Jay Bilas says that’s ‘immoral.’ The two ESPN personalities have far different takes on the prospect of college athletes making money of their names and likenesses while maintaining NCAA eligibility....
2019-09-14, 16:26

Capitals’ Evgeny Kuznetsov to be suspended to start NHL season for positive cocaine test Kuznetsov met with Commissioner Gary Bettman on Monday to discuss testing positive for cocaine at the World Championships in May. The ban is not expected to exceed three games....
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