Sport


Boxer Alvarez signs N131bn deal, richest contract in sports history
- October 17, 2018

Alvarez's new contract is being described as the biggest in sports history by ESPN . "By bringing Canelo's fights to DAZN , we will turn his pay-per-view success into a growth engine for subscribers - a truly transformational moment for our business and the entire industry". (more...)
Celtics handle 76ers easily in Opening Night win at TD Garden Celtics handle 76ers easily in Opening Night win at TD Garden
- October 17, 2018

The Celtics soundly beat the 76ers 105-87 in Boston on Wednesday (AEDT). It was something we've seen before, the Sixers slogging offensively (they shot 39.1 percent from the field, and were 5-for-26 from the 3-point line) in a loss to the Celtics, which is now their 19th in their last 22 games against Boston. (more...)
France vs. Germany - Football Match Report France vs. Germany - Football Match Report
- October 17, 2018

Gibraltar have won consecutive matches for the first time in their history, a 2-1 victory over Liechtenstein following Saturday's win against Armenia. He also hailed France's defensive efforts in the closing minutes. France , though, regrouped following the restart, as Griezmann equalised just after the hour with a well-taken looping header. (more...)
Major League Baseball investigates suspected Astros cheating in ALCS Game 1 Major League Baseball investigates suspected Astros cheating in ALCS Game 1
- October 17, 2018

During ALCS Game 3 on Tuesday, an exclusive report by the Boston Metro Times revealed that security at Fenway Park removed a man who claimed to be an Astros employee from an area designated for credentialed media next to the Red Sox' dugout during the third inning of Game 1. (more...)
Raiders want first-round pick for Amari Cooper Raiders want first-round pick for Amari Cooper
- October 17, 2018

Oakland Raiders quarterback Derek Carr injured his non-throwing shoulder late in Sunday's game against the Seattle Seahawks , but it's not believed to be serious, according to Ian Rapoport of NFL Network . He had really good timing in the pocket, and then had the second shot at making a play, and he's unsafe when you give him that chance. A lot of London eyes will fall on Amari Cooper - already drawing attention this season due to his inconsistency. (more...)
Nick Bosa not returning to OSU to focus on NFL Draft
- October 17, 2018

Bosa, who has been recovering from surgery to fix a core muscle, withdrew from school and will focus on preparing for the 2019 National Football League draft. 1 overall, three years after his brother Joey was taken third overall by San Diego after completing his OSU career. The presumption is Bosa, a junior, will forgo his final season at Ohio State to enter the National Football League draft. (more...)
Wales boss Ryan Giggs hails 'brilliant second-half performance' Wales boss Ryan Giggs hails 'brilliant second-half performance'
- October 17, 2018

Ryan Giggs' compared Harry Wilson's free-kick expertise to former Manchester United team-mate David Beckham after he scored the victor in Wales' win over Republic of Ireland . Even without the injured Gareth Bale and Aaron Ramsey - whose wife gave birth to twins ruling him out - Wales had too much for their local rivals as they kept alive their prospects of promotion from Group B4 with a home match against Denmark to come on November 16. (more...)
Argentina vs. Brazil - Football Match Report Argentina vs. Brazil - Football Match Report
- October 17, 2018

He is believed to have asked for some time off from worldwide duty ahead of next year's Copa America in Brazil . Yet Argentina couldn't hold on for a draw, with Miranda popping up to make it four wins from four since Brazil's World Cup exit. (more...)
Kiké Hernandez jokes about 'Energy Deficiency' after calling out Dodgers fans' energy Kiké Hernandez jokes about 'Energy Deficiency' after calling out Dodgers fans' energy
- October 17, 2018

I was really frustrated after the game and as a competitor, I was frustrated because of the way we played and the way I performed. "I know Yasmani is trying and he prepares and it doesn't feel good to get booed, but he's going to go out there and prepare again". (more...)
Jose Mourinho charged by FA over Newcastle comments Jose Mourinho charged by FA over Newcastle comments
- October 17, 2018

Jose Mourinho is sweating over the fitness of Nemanja Matic and Luke Shaw as the Manchester United duo remain doubts for Saturday's crucial trip to Chelsea , according to Sky Sports News . Television cameras captured Mourinho muttering what are purported to have been "abusive and/or insulting and/or improper" remarks. United are already seven points behind English Premier League front-runners Manchester City and Chelsea after eight games. (more...)
Rodgers, Crosby lead Pack to win over 49ers Rodgers, Crosby lead Pack to win over 49ers
- October 17, 2018

Last night's game rating peaked from 11:15-11:30 p.m. ET with a 10.4 metered market rating. Then San Francisco just brushed past Green Bay. Last night's postgame edition of SportsCenter with Scott Van Pelt earned a 2.5 metered market rating, an increase of 39 percent vs. (more...)
Marc Leishman dominates on way to CIMB Classic win Marc Leishman dominates on way to CIMB Classic win
- October 17, 2018

The Australian was in fine form as he strolled to his fourth PGA Tour title and matched Justin Thomas' tournament record of 26-under 262 in 2015 on the PGA Kuala Lumpur West course. "Sure, it was disappointing to finish T-10 after being in lead, but I would gave gladly taken this before the start, coming from where I was before this week". (more...)
Paul Allen's death sparks reactions from the NFL, Microsoft Paul Allen's death sparks reactions from the NFL, Microsoft
- October 16, 2018

Earlier, while talking about his health, Paul Allen stated that he was undergoing treatment for non-hodgkin's lymphoma. Paul Allen (1953 - 2018) co-founded Microsoft with his childhood friend Bill Gates . Allen was ranked 44th on Forbes' list of billionaires , with a net worth of $21.7 billion. All of us who had the honor of working with Paul feel inexpressible loss today. (more...)
Wang stuns Muguruza, sets up Hong Kong Open final vs Yastremska Wang stuns Muguruza, sets up Hong Kong Open final vs Yastremska
- October 16, 2018

First career victory at the WTA tournament brought Diane Yastremsky more than 160 thousand dollars in prize money and 280 points. Gavrilova, 24, said she was exhausted after two three-set matches in the earlier rounds and said she suffered a painful knee during the pre-game warm-up which required heavy strapping. (more...)
Were Spain over-confident? How the Spanish press reacted to England loss Were Spain over-confident? How the Spanish press reacted to England loss
- October 16, 2018

Raheem Sterling ended his 1,102-day wait for an worldwide goal in style in Seville, where he opened the scoring before netting again once Marcus Rashford had fired home. Before Monday night, Spain hadn't conceded three goals in a competitive home game and hadn't lost a match at home since 2003. You run the risk of the losing ball, but when we got out we were a huge threat on the counter-attack. (more...)
Terence Crawford stops Jose Benavidez with 12th-round barrage Terence Crawford stops Jose Benavidez with 12th-round barrage
- October 16, 2018

This was more of a stay-busy fight for Crawford but he was eager to take the bout after being called out by Benavidez, who is only the 10th-ranked 147-pounder by the WBO. Crawford now holds a flawless 33-0 record with 24 KOs heading into Saturday's fight, where he'll defend his WBO welterweight title. Crawford, 31, improves to 34-0 (25 KOs) with the win and retains his WBO welterweight title. (more...)
Sri Lanka hero Sanath Jayasuriya charged with breaching ICC anti-corruption code Sri Lanka hero Sanath Jayasuriya charged with breaching ICC anti-corruption code
- October 16, 2018

The action against Jayasuriya , announced on Monday by the ICC, is only part of a wide-ranging series of investigations into Sri Lanka cricket with others individuals also likely to face charges in the coming weeks. In a country where cricket is heavily politicised, Marshall also briefed the president, prime minister and sports minister. The ICC has, reportedly, been carrying on "direct and indirect investigations along with Sri Lanka Cricket's ACU". (more...)
Garcia defeats Pliskova to win Tianjin Open Garcia defeats Pliskova to win Tianjin Open
- October 16, 2018

In the final she will play Italian fifth seed Camila Giorgi, who was a 6-3 6-4 victor over Alison van Uytvanck. Good Pliskova defense led to a passing victor to give the Czech a set point at 6-5, but Garcia saved it with a huge error-forcing return. (more...)
Ex-Patriots’ Aaron Hernandez reportedly sexually abused, beaten as a child Ex-Patriots’ Aaron Hernandez reportedly sexually abused, beaten as a child
- October 16, 2018

The Globe discovered this information as it prepared a six-part series on Hernandez, who was serving a life sentence for murdering Odin Lloyd when he killed himself in his jail cell in April 2017. Hernandez was found not guilty in a double murder case the week before his suicide. Dennis SanSoucie told the paper that his relationship with Hernandez began in middle school and continued through high school. (more...)
Liverpool's Sadio Mane breaks hand becomes latest injury concern for Jurgen Klopp Liverpool's Sadio Mane breaks hand becomes latest injury concern for Jurgen Klopp
- October 16, 2018

Liverpool return to action on Saturday in the Premier League against Huddersfield. 'Virgil has been playing with two broken ribs for weeks and has been constantly injecting to play at Liverpool in recent weeks, ' the Holland boss was quoted as saying by Dutch newspaper De Telegraaf. (more...)
Windies coach Stuart Law suspended for two ODIs Windies coach Stuart Law suspended for two ODIs
- October 16, 2018

Chasing a paltry 72-run target, openers Prithvi Shaw (33*) and KL Rahul (33*) guided India home easily in just 16.1 overs on the third day of the Test. Kieran Powell (6) edged one off Ravichandran Ashwin to Ajinkya Rahane in the slips. Starting their second innings after the interval, West Indies' capitulation began from the second ball. (more...)
Bengals-Chiefs Week 7 game moved to Sunday night Bengals-Chiefs Week 7 game moved to Sunday night
- October 16, 2018

The Chiefs are now 5-0 on the season and the Bengals hold a 4-1 record. Cincinnati is 6-14 in prime time games since 2011, including 0-5 on Sunday night. Goff-CJ Beathard in a first-versus-last matchup doesn't carry quite the same luster. The Chiefs are already schedule to face the Patriots this Sunday night on prime time, so it'll be consecutive weeks that the nation will get a look at unbeaten Kansas City and quarterback Patrick Mahomes . (more...)
Pepperell powers to three-shot lead at British Masters Pepperell powers to three-shot lead at British Masters
- October 16, 2018

A SPECTACULAR hole-in-one helped Eddie Pepperell claim a share of the lead with Ryder Cup star Tommy Fleetwood and Matt Wallace after an opening round full of drama at the British Masters. You know, it's about time I kicked on and won another event, I would say". I want to be Postman 2.' There are definite similarities between Postman 1 (Ian Poulter, of course) and the ebullient Londoner, who already has four victories playing in only his 50th European Tour event. (more...)
Schumi Jr misses chance at securing F3 title Schumi Jr misses chance at securing F3 title
- October 16, 2018

He hugged his team after finishing on the podium for the 13th time in 29 races this season. For nearly 15 years the sportsman competed in the prestigious Formula One championship, teaming up with big names such as Benetton Ford, Mercedes and Ferrari. (more...)
Journalist provides major update on Liverpool's interest in Aaron Ramsey Journalist provides major update on Liverpool's interest in Aaron Ramsey
- October 16, 2018

Ramsey has been a key player for Arsenal since joining the club from Cardiff City ten years ago as he's provided 60 goals and 60 assists in 340 appearances and has netted some important goals to help the Gunners win 3 FA Cup's in recent years. (more...)
Cole struggles in 2nd playoff start with Astros Cole struggles in 2nd playoff start with Astros
- October 16, 2018

Price was within an out of putting himself in position for his first postseason win as a starter, in his 11th try, but with two outs in the fifth and the Red Sox bullpen heating up, he walked Tyler White on four pitches, the second walk Price had issued in the inning - and the 14th issued by the Red Sox in the first 14 innings of this series. (more...)
Kangaroos' new era marred by shock NZ loss Kangaroos' new era marred by shock NZ loss
- October 16, 2018

New skipper Dallin Watene-Zelezniak said it was up to the side to win back the support of the New Zealand public and believed winning would achieve that goal . The Junior Kiwis produced a series of highlight moments, none better than when Chanel Harris-Tavita threw the ball behind himself, flicked it up with his heel and regathered for Isaiah Papali'i to give the home side a 12-6 lead. (more...)
Brewers Hold Off Dodgers To Take Game 1 Brewers Hold Off Dodgers To Take Game 1
- October 16, 2018

High-powered Los Angeles had just two singles off starter Wade Miley before breaking through against Milwaukee's vaunted bullpen. Monday night it was ace Jhoulys Chacin who seized the mound at Chavez Ravine and kept the crowd of 52,793 nearly silent until the Brewers bullpen got involved to close out a 4-0 victory over the Dodgers in Game 2. (more...)
Liverpool handed another worldwide ‘boost’ ahead of Huddersfield clash Liverpool handed another worldwide ‘boost’ ahead of Huddersfield clash
- October 16, 2018

With Neuer in no-man's land, Virgil van Dijk headed into the empty net. The current worldwide break has been "kinder" to Liverpool than usual, with Virgil van Dijk the latest player to depart from duty as a precaution. Earlier Saturday, Munich-based newspaper, the Sueddeutsche Zeitung, revealed there is a release clause in Loew's contract, which runs until 2022, allowing either party to end the agreement prematurely. (more...)
Le’Veon Bell Keeping Steelers In Dark; Trade Still On Table Le’Veon Bell Keeping Steelers In Dark; Trade Still On Table
- October 16, 2018

The Steelers attempted to give Bell a franchise tag for the second year worth $14.5 million. The Pittsburgh Steelers still haven't heard from Le'Veon Bell despite his plan to report in time to be ready for their October 28 game against the Baltimore Ravens. (more...)

« previous 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 32 33 34 35 36 37 38 39 40 41 42 43 44 45 46 47 48 49 50 51 52 53 54 55 56 57 58 59 60 61 62 63 64 65 66 67 68 69 70 71 72 73 74 75 76 77 78 79 80 81 82 83 84 85 86 87 88 89 90 91 92 93 94 95 96 97 98 99 100 101 102 103 104 105 106 107 108 109 110 111 112 113 114 115 116 117 118 119 120 121 122 123 124 125 126 127 128 129 130 131 132 133 134 135 136 137 138 139 140 141 142 143 144 145 146 147 148 149 150 151 152 153 154 155 156 157 158 159 160 161 162 163 164 165 166 167 168 169 170 171 172 173 174 175 176 177 178 179 180 181 182 183 184 185 186 187 188 189 190 191 192 193 194 195 196 197 198 199 200 201 202 203 204 205 206 207 208 209 210 211 212 213 214 215 216 217 218 219 220 221 222 223 224 225 226 227 228 229 230 231 232 233 234 235 236 237 238 239 240 241 242 243 244 245 246 247 248 249 250 251 252 253 254 255 256 257 258 259 260 261 262 263 264 265 266 267 268 269 270 271 272 273 274 275 276 277 278 279 280 281 282 283 284 285 286 287 288 289 290 291 292 293 294 295 296 297 298 299 300 301 302 303 304 305 306 307 308 309 310 311 312 313 314 315 316 317 318 319 320 321 322 323 324 325 326 327 328 329 330 331 332 333 334 335 336 337 338 339 340 341 342 343 344 345 346 347 348 349 350 351 352 353 354 355 356 357 358 359 360 361 362 363 364 365 366 367 368 369 370 371 372 373 374 375 376 377 378 379 380 381 382 383 384 385 386 387 388 389 390 391 392 393 394 395 396 397 398 399 400 401 402 403 404 405 406 407 408 409 410 411 412 413 414 415 416 417 418 419 420 421 422 423 424 425 426 427 428 429 430 431 432 433 434 435 436 437 438 439 440 441 442 443 444 445 446 447 448 449 450 451 452 453 454 455 456 457 458 459 460 461 462 463 464 465 466 467 468 469 470 471 472 473 474 475 476 477 478 479 480 481 482 483 484 485 486 487 488 489 490 491 492 493 494 495 496 497 498 499 500 501 502 503 504 505 506 507 508 509 510 511 512 513 514 515 516 517 518 519 520 521 522 523 524 525 526 527 528 529 530 531 532 533 534 535 536 537 538 539 540 541 542 543 544 545 546 547 548 549 550 551 552 553 554 555 556 557 558 559 560 561 562 563 564 565 566 567 568 569 570 571 572 573 574 575 576 577 578 579 580 581 582 583 584 585 586 587 588 589 590 591 592 593 594 595 596 597 598 599 600 601 602 603 604 605 606 607 608 609 610 611 612 613 614 615 616 617 618 619 620 621 622 623 624 625 626 627 628 629 630 631 632 633 634 635 636 637 638 639 640 641 642 643 644 645 646 647 648 649 650 651 652 653 654 655 656 657 658 659 660 661 662 663 664 665 666 667 668 669 670 671 672 673 674 675 676 677 678 679 680 681 682 683 684 685 686 687 688 689 690 691 692 693 694 695 696 697 698 699 700 701 702 703 704 705 706 707 708 709 710 711 712 713 714 715 716 717 718 719 720 721 722 723 724 725 726 727 728 729 730 731 732 733 734 735 736 737 738 739 740 741 742 743 next »