• Tony Ferguson cancels UFC fight after injury
Tony Ferguson cancels UFC fight after injury

Pierre and Jon Jones having unclear futures in the sport, McGregor is more important than ever to the UFC . Prior to the injury Ferguson sparked the war of words against McGregor, when he stated that the MMA fighter-turned-boxer is out of the title picture when he returns.

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  • ESPN Announces Sports Streaming Service
ESPN Announces Sports Streaming Service

The linchpin will be the live events. " ESPN + will connect fans directly to sports they love wherever and whenever they want", said Michael Paull , president, BAMTECH Media . An NHL all-inclusive package will be offered as well. Late next year, a direct-to-consumer service offering Disney , Pixar , Marvel , Lucasfilm movies and exclusiv...

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  • Outrageous way Meghan Markle dumped first husband revealed
Outrageous way Meghan Markle dumped first husband revealed

But, as with Harry's brother and sister-in-law, Prince William and his wife, Kate , after their wedding she will publicly be referred to as simply, Meghan. Meghan's live-in relationship with Vitiello lasted for two years, and there was talk of a possible engagement. In addition, there were also "numerous parties and beach wheelbarrow races".

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  • New York Yankees Home Opener Rescheduled
New York Yankees Home Opener Rescheduled

No. 5 starter Jordan Montgomery remains the scheduled pitcher for the Yankees . Austin Pruitt was slated to start for Tampa . NY lost its final two games of an opening series at Toronto for a four-game split. The team announced Monday morning that the game against the Tampa Bay Rays , originally scheduled for 1:05 p.m. Monday, will now be pl...

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  • Manchester United vs Swansea City Match Analysis
Manchester United vs Swansea City Match Analysis

The hosts started like a house on fire as Lingard slipped Sanchez in behind the defence and the Chilean then squared it Lukaku, whose low shot found the back of the net after a deflection off Alfie Mawson. Going into the game just having let go of the second spot on the Premier League table to Liverpool , Jose Mourinho would have wanted nothing ...

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  • Alexander Zverev to Play John Isner in Miami Open Men's Final
Alexander Zverev to Play John Isner in Miami Open Men's Final

A fired up Isner yelled "Come on" and pumped his fist when he broke Chung's serve in the first set to race to a 3-1 lead, ending the Korean's streak of 27 consecutive holds of serve.The 14th-seeded Isner cruised through the remainder of the 25-minute opener, in which he fired seven of his 13 aces.

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  • Aiden Markram acknowledges his
Aiden Markram acknowledges his "special feeling" after Virat Kohli's praise on Twitter

Temba Bavuma was left stranded on 95 not out in South Africa's big total. Bavuma was within sight of his second Test century, when Pat Cummins, the Australian fast bowler, took two wickets with successive balls to finish off the innings.

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  • Stephens Steamrollers Azarenka En Route To Miami Open Final
Stephens Steamrollers Azarenka En Route To Miami Open Final

Stephens has certainly found her form at just the right time and despite falling behind today in the first women's semi-final, the American, who will enter the top 10 for the first time next week when the WTA rankings are announced, upped her game while Azarenka, hamstrung by six double faults and a hip problem, lost her way.

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  • Crystal Palace 1 Liverpool 2: Salah Marks Klopp Milestone with Late Winner
Crystal Palace 1 Liverpool 2: Salah Marks Klopp Milestone with Late Winner

Salah has been involved in 38 Premier League goals this season (29 goals, 9 assists), the most by any player in the competition since Luis Suarez in 2013-14 (43). Alexander-Arnold and Matip were exposed as Benteke fed the ball through to Zaha. Despite a huge Champions League quarter-final, first leg with Manchester City looming at Anfield...

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  • Springer leads off for Astros with homer
Springer leads off for Astros with homer

Prior to the game, Keuchel told us about the excitement of facing the rangers and his readiness for his first start of the year. "There's plenty incentive to want to try to beat up on Texas , that's for sure". Manager Jeff Banister expects to see a closer emerge over the course of the season. "Don't care who gets credit, it's an all-in Texas men...

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  • Ibrahimovic ready to conquer MLS
Ibrahimovic ready to conquer MLS

But following a trophy laden spell in Europe - winning domestic titles in five different countries, Ibrahimovic is swapping Manchester for sunny Los Angeles, California. Irish forward Robbie Keane followed, then English legend Steven Gerrard. Per reports from Spanish outlet Marca , the Swedish superstar goes from earning €21.8 million a year a...

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  • Early Expos icon Rusty Staub dead at 73
Early Expos icon Rusty Staub dead at 73

Staub began his major league career the next season and would play 23 seasons for the Houston Astros, Montreal Expos, New York Mets, Detroit Tigers and Texas Rangers. Staub hit.423 with a home run and six RBIs for the Mets in the 1973 World Series. After the 1975 season, when he became the first player in Mets history to drive in 100 runs in a se...

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  • Kidd, Nash, Hill, Cheeks make Hall of Fame
Kidd, Nash, Hill, Cheeks make Hall of Fame

Coming out of Duke University as a senior in 1994, Hill enjoyed his best seasons with the Detroit Pistons , with his career taking a tumble at the start of the 2000-01 season, when he signed with the Orlando Magic in search of better compensation.

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  • National Football League outlaws any hit with crown of helmet
National Football League outlaws any hit with crown of helmet

The new rule says: "It is a foul if a player lowers his head to initiate and make contact with his helmet against an opponent". It sounds to me what a catch was, hopefully there is more clarification for the officials. Allen Sills, the NFL's chief medical officer. The seemingly endless string of catching controversies led commissioner Roger Go...

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  • Bailey Davis, ex-New Orleans Saints cheerleader, says National Football League team's policies discriminate
Bailey Davis, ex-New Orleans Saints cheerleader, says National Football League team's policies discriminate

She has now filed a complaint against the Saints franchise through the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission, a federal agency that helps enforce civil rights laws. Discrimination is to such an extent that the cheerleaders have to leave a restaurant where a player turns up. Davis, 22, says the oppressive rules the squad, known as the Saintsati...

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  • Rams offered a 1st round pick for Beckham
Rams offered a 1st round pick for Beckham

Beckham, though, doesn't appear amenable to such a scenario, especially given that he's coming off a fractured ankle which limited him to just four games last season. "I do know this, I've seen Eli in the building nearly every day here in the offseason, he's the fittest, healthiest 37-year-old I've been around". They're still looking for a replacem...

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  • Police arrest Larry Nassar's Michigan State University boss
Police arrest Larry Nassar's Michigan State University boss

The affidavit in support of the felony misconduct in office and criminal sexual conduct charges relies on testimony from four victims who say Strampel harrased them with actions such as: Requiring a female medical student to turn around in circles so he could observe her body; asked one female student what he had to teach her to be submissive and s...

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  • Dean Elgar Equals World Record With Unbeaten Ton in Cape Town
Dean Elgar Equals World Record With Unbeaten Ton in Cape Town

With Australia being dismissed for 255, it gave South Africa a 56-run lead. Morkel, who has figures of 4-87, celebrated wicket 300 when Marsh threw his bat at a wide delivery and edged the ball to the keeper. De Villiers and De Kock took their stand to 37 before the umpires called a halt. "You're talking about abuse of various players and t...

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  • Joshua vs. Parker: Joseph Parker's keys to victory
Joshua vs. Parker: Joseph Parker's keys to victory

Should such a bout between British boxer Joshua, the International Boxing Federation and World Boxing Association title-holder and American rival Wilder, the World Boxing Council champion, take place it could be one of the richest in history.

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  • Warriors guard Stephen Curry suffers Grade 2 MCL sprain
Warriors guard Stephen Curry suffers Grade 2 MCL sprain

Golden State All-Star guard Stephen Curry has a grade two sprain of the medial collateral ligament in his left knee and will be sidelined 3 weeks, the National Basketball Association champions said Saturday, March 24. By comparison, Los Angeles Lakers rookie Lonzo Ball and LA Clippers / Detroit Pistons forward Blake Griffin missed 15 and 14 ...

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  • March Madness: Loyola-Chicago star has connection with Emory & Atlanta
March Madness: Loyola-Chicago star has connection with Emory & Atlanta

Clayton Custer is one of the leaders on Loyola-Chicago and has helped prove the glass slipper fits nicely for the Ramblers. There is always a weird way the bracket cramps to give us outcomes nearly nobody - and in this case, maybe quite literally not one human - thought possible.

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  • Germany hold Spain 1-0 in worldwide friendly
Germany hold Spain 1-0 in worldwide friendly

Germany's players pose for a team photo prior to the global friendly football match of Germany vs Spain in Duesseldorf, western Germany, on March 23, 2018, in preparation of the 2018 Fifa World Cup: (front row, L-R) Germany's midfielder Joshua Kimmich, Germany's forward Thomas Mueller, Germany's midfielder Julian Draxler, Germany's strik...

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  • Ricciardo given three-place grid penalty
Ricciardo given three-place grid penalty

Decision: Three grid place penalty. The Australian driver explained to FIA that an error might have occurred in reading his car's dashboard. Only Brazil (just 13 points in seven appearances) has produced a worse record than Australia (22 points in six), while his one moment in the sun, when he crossed the line second on his Red Bull debut ba...

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  • Jonathan Martin charged with making criminal threats
Jonathan Martin charged with making criminal threats

A law enforcement source told KABC-TV in Los Angeles earlier this month that Martin was in a mental health facility. With almost a month having passed since the day of Martin's Instagram post, it's not apparent or clear why the police have chose to issue the warrant.

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  • Nevada coach ripped off his shirt before joining a bonkers locker-room celebration
Nevada coach ripped off his shirt before joining a bonkers locker-room celebration

With 9 seconds to go, Josh Hall got an offensive rebound and hit a floater - and Nevada had its first lead of the game. Their comeback was already epic, but it got that much better when the Titanic music was added to it. Elijah Thomas contributed 18 points, 11 rebounds and three blocked shots to help Clemson (25-9) qualify for the Sweet 16 fo...

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  • Jordan Henderson reveals message he wrote on Mohamed Salah's matchball
Jordan Henderson reveals message he wrote on Mohamed Salah's matchball

Salah is close to recreating the magic effect the Uruguayan had over the team when they nearly won the league in 2013-14 and he is just three away from Suarez's total of 31 league goals in a single season, having already taken his tally in all competitions to 36.

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  • Leicester City 1-2 Chelsea: 5 Talking Points
Leicester City 1-2 Chelsea: 5 Talking Points

Manchester United and Tottenham Hotspur, who won their respective quarter-finals on Saturday, will contest the other tie. Alvaro Morata finally ended his barren run without a goal and Antonio Conte was delighted. However, the Leicester goalkeeper failed to claim N'Golo Kante's cross and Pedro was allowed to head in the victor during the f...

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  • Poole's Buzzer Beater Sends Michigan To Sweet 16
Poole's Buzzer Beater Sends Michigan To Sweet 16

The team still processing the miracle shot that stamped their ticket back to the Sweet 16. But Poole's shot was all the mattered. "I'm just trying to appreciate the moment of what just happened", Beilein said. Wagner, who again dealt with foul trouble for a second straight game in the tournament, finished with 12 points, which amazingly tied fo...

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  • Happy St. Patrick's Day - A Bit o' History on the Holiday
Happy St. Patrick's Day - A Bit o' History on the Holiday

Back in Ireland , Fitzgerald recalls as a child going out to pick shamrocks (like a small clover), pinning them to their best outfits and going to church on St. So why do we associate him with the Irish holiday? Another, probably the most popular, is that Saint Patrick used the three-leafed shamrock to explain the concept of the Holy Trinit...

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  • Super Bowl champion LeGarrette Blount joins Lions
Super Bowl champion LeGarrette Blount joins Lions

The Patriots ran through the schedule during the back half of the campaign, though the postseason run came to an end with a Super Bowl loss to the Philadelphia Eagles . Mychal Kendricks vs. Corey Nelson: Who is Eagles' better option at outside linebacker? Meanwhile, Blount is coming off a season which saw him average 4.4 yards per carry on 17...

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  • Infantino okays use of VAR at World Cup amid criticism
Infantino okays use of VAR at World Cup amid criticism

The success of the U-17 event emboldened the All India Football Federation (AIFF) to submit a bid for hosting another FIFA tournament in two year's time. Host of the recently Championship of African Nations (CHAN) Morocco have proposed using 14 stadiums and budgeting to spend 15.8 billion dollars on infrastructure if it wins the right to host the...

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  • New York Jets Make Major Trade With Colts For First Round Pick
New York Jets Make Major Trade With Colts For First Round Pick

The Jets can now steal their player of choice if they decide to move out of the No. 2 slot. The Cleveland Browns , New York Giants and Jets are in need of their quarterback of the future. With this deal, NY has a chance to find its new face of the franchise. But one of them will likely be available when the Jets pick. But, the Jets' front office...

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  • Gayle Benson to succeed Tom Benson as Saints, Pelicans owner
Gayle Benson to succeed Tom Benson as Saints, Pelicans owner

Benson, a self-made billionaire through automobile dealerships and banking, was a hero to the residents of New Orleans when he brought an National Football League championship to his hometown with a 2010 Super Bowl victory. The Saints' infamous "bounty scandal" also took place under Benson's watch, with Payton, Loomis and others receiving unpre...

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  • Mahmudullah keen to establish Bangladeshi brand of cricket in T20s
Mahmudullah keen to establish Bangladeshi brand of cricket in T20s

Sharma, however, is not taking anything for granted despite India being one of the favourites to make the final after their second win. The batting has been efficient, with Manish Pandey showing his repertoire and Shikhar Dhawan's stellar white-ball form continuing.

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  • Pochettino doing his all to charm Brazilian into €50m Tottenham move
Pochettino doing his all to charm Brazilian into €50m Tottenham move

Kane has suffered lateral ligament damage in his right ankle and Spurs said on Wednesday he would return to training next month. And according to French radio station, RMC , Tottenham chief Pochettino has spoken to the player about a move as he looks to strengthen his squad with more attacking talent over the summer.

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  • Making the case against Tyrann Mathieu on the Jets via FA
Making the case against Tyrann Mathieu on the Jets via FA

The 5-foot-9, 186-pound free safety earned first-team All-Pro honors in 2015. If we are being honest, it's unlikely the Panthers will sign him, especially having to compete with the likes of the New York Jets , who feature some of his former coaches and a heck of a lot more cap space than Carolina.

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  • Stenson leads as Woods shines at Bay Hill
Stenson leads as Woods shines at Bay Hill

Stenson said he was not surprised to see Woods at the top of the odds, despite the 42-year-old playing just the fifth event in his comeback from spinal fusion surgery last year. The World No. 6 was able to get in a full slate of preparation this week for the API, which he has played three times before with a best finish of T-6, in 2016.

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  • Loyola Chicago upsets Miami, advances to play Tennessee in second round
Loyola Chicago upsets Miami, advances to play Tennessee in second round

This upset didn't come totally out of nowhere, as fans on ESPN's bracket game had the least confidence in Miami out of the four No. 6 seeds. Donte Ingram etched his name into March Madness history with a buzzer-beater to give the Ramblers a 64-62 win.

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  • Champions League quarterfinal draw live stream
Champions League quarterfinal draw live stream

But despite Manchester United beating Liverpool 2-1 on Saturday to strengthen their grip on second place, Nicol still thinks Klopp is better than Mourinho. All the teams left in the competition are quality and there will be no easy matches from here. "I fancy Liverpool to beat Manchester United into second, and this game is important for ...

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  • Barack Obama reveals bracket for NCAA Tournament, picks Michigan State
Barack Obama reveals bracket for NCAA Tournament, picks Michigan State

For his national title choice, Obama picked Tom Izzo and his Michigan State Spartans, a 3-seed, to cut down the nets this April. Then he has Michigan State topping Villanova in the national semifinals and Virginia, the tournament's top seed, for the national championship.

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  • Lukaku slams Man Utd teammates after Sevilla defeat
Lukaku slams Man Utd teammates after Sevilla defeat

Ben Yedder's introduction was the key to Sevilla's triumph, the 27-year-old forward netting his seventh and eighth goals of the competition to stun Jose Mourinho's team. They tried to do that and did that for the majority of the time. They played well in the first half without creating many risky situations. We had risky situations in the f...

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  • CB Patrick Robinson to sign with Saints
CB Patrick Robinson to sign with Saints

He spent just one year each with the Los Angeles Chargers and Indianapolis Colts, before joining the Philadelphia Eagles in 2017. If he were to sign with the Pats, then Eric Rowe would presumably be pegged as the No. Eagles fans will best remember Robinson for the pick-six he got against former Vikings quarterback Case Keenum in the NFC Champion...

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  • Beaten Spurs await Leonard's return
Beaten Spurs await Leonard's return

If the Spurs choose to shut Leonard down for the rest of the season, playoff hopes will continue to dwindle, especially if the team continues to lose games with LaMarcus Aldridge and a healthy rotation available. "I don't hear. I don't worry about reports", Popovich said at the time. To say it's been a weird season for Kawhi Leonard a...

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  • New York Jets working on deal for Teddy Bridgewater
New York Jets working on deal for Teddy Bridgewater

The main question about Keenum, then, is whether last season represented his true coming of age or if it was an anomaly. Keenum is bound for the Denver Broncos . He recently announced he'll be the subject of a documentary that walks fans through free agency. With Cousins, the Vikings are getting one of the more prolific quarterbacks in the NFL ...

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  • Thomas helps Lakers to win over LeBron, Cavs
Thomas helps Lakers to win over LeBron, Cavs

Unsurprisingly, Mayweather boasted court-side seats, sat alongside actor Jack Nicholson as the pair watched the Lakers run out 127-113 winners. "It's not in my DNA". When asked to identify his biggest concern with the Cavs, James said, simply: "Our injuries". Nance Jr. was solid with 16 points and eight rebounds, though he broke his career-long s...

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  • House Intel Committee,
House Intel Committee, "President Trump Did Not Collude with Russia"

They said they concurred with the judgment of U.S. spy chiefs from January 2017 on the Russian interference , except with respect to President Vladimir Putin´s alleged preference for candidate Trump . Rooney also said he saw classified evidence Russian Federation had damaging information on Hillary Clinton, but planned to withhold it until after ...

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  • Missouri guard Jordan Barnett suspended 1 game after DWI arrest
Missouri guard Jordan Barnett suspended 1 game after DWI arrest

Missouri was awarded the eight seed and will take on Florida State in their first tournament game in Nashville. Martin was pleased with the draw considering the relatively short trip - at least compared to other host sites in San Diego, Pittsburgh and Charlotte, N.C.

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  • Conte explains why Terry visited Chelsea training
Conte explains why Terry visited Chelsea training

Antonio Conte has called on Chelsea to show resilience in Barcelona and says he will consult his players on tactics for Wednesday's Champions League clash at the Nou Camp. The commitment was good and we must be happy. It's suggested PSG are hopeful of capitalising on Chelsea's precarious UEFA Champions League hopes with a move for Kant...

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  • Pep Guardiola fined £20000 by FA after wearing yellow ribbon
Pep Guardiola fined £20000 by FA after wearing yellow ribbon

David Silva is expected to be in the squad after missing the Basel match for personal reasons. He said: "I don't like to play on Monday because at the weekend everybody is involved and when the weekend is over, they are like "the weekend is over, there are no more games", but we have to play".

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  • Repeal of Eighth 'will not lead to the spectre of late abortions'
Repeal of Eighth 'will not lead to the spectre of late abortions'

The intended date to hold the referendum is May 25. It follows a decision by government ministers at Cabinet on Thursday to formally approve the wording of the draft legislation. Today, Mr Harris stated it will be hard to meet the May deadline. "I think what the Supreme Court did was it showed how lucky we are to have the Eighth Amendment".

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