Aroldis Chapman disagreed with way Joe Maddon used him 4

Aroldis Chapman , who is headed back to NY as the Yankees' closer, said Chicago manager Joe Maddon misused him in the World Series on the way to the Cubs' first championship victory since 1908. "I believed there were a couple times where maybe I sh... More..

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Russian boxer Povetkin fails doping test, loses title shot

Russian media reported that Povetkin's team had tried to persuade Stiverne to go ahead with the fight despite the failed test but that Stiverne had refused. But the WBC withdrew their recognition of the fight a...More..

Refs 'like lions in the zoo', complains Wenger
by | Monday, December 19, 2016

Refs 'like lions in the zoo', complains Wenger

Pep Guardiola has claimed that Manchester City were good value for their 2-1 comeback win over Arsenal , as the visitors "were lucky" to take a lead into the interval. Despite out-passing many of his teammates...More..

Manning's 2 TDs, Beckham one-hander lead Giants past Lions
by | Monday, December 19, 2016

Manning's 2 TDs, Beckham one-hander lead Giants past Lions

Eli Manning was an efficient 20-of-28 passing for 201 yards with two touchdowns and no interceptions. The win was the eighth in nine games for the Giants (10-4) and it gave them their best record through 14 ...More..

by | Monday, December 19, 2016

Conte Wants This French Ace To Replace Oscar In January

Police on Tuesday staged an armed raid on a Manchester address believed to be where Abedi lived, carrying out a controlled explosion to gain entry. "This means that their assessment is not only that an attack...More..

Barcelona Legend Hails Arsenal Star As One Of The World's Greatest Players
by | Monday, December 19, 2016

Barcelona Legend Hails Arsenal Star As One Of The World's Greatest Players

Gary Neville says Arsenal should allow Mesut Ozil and Alexis Sanchez to leave if they don't accept contract extensions and feels the club have had far better players over the years. 'He is a class player, a f...More..

by | Monday, December 19, 2016

Tom Savage leads Texans to comeback win after Brock Osweiler benching

The Texans, led by backup quarterback Tom Savage, rallied from a 13-point deficit to defeat the Jacksonville Jaguars 21-20 at NRG Stadium. The victory for Houston keeps the Texans atop the AFC South, thanks...More..

by | Monday, December 19, 2016

Michael Sheen clarifies comments about swapping acting for activism

He said that the political landscape would be completely different in a decade, saying that if he was in to fight this change, then he would be fully in. In an interview with U.K.'s The Times on Saturday, the...More..

by | Monday, December 19, 2016

Canadian tourist among the five killed in an attack in Karak, Jordan

Four gunmen were killed by security forces, reports the Jordan Times , after an hours-long operation to free people trapped in the castle. Several others were also wounded during an attack on Sunday by armed...More..

Rugby player gets 3-year ban for tackling female referee
by | Sunday, December 18, 2016

Rugby player gets 3-year ban for tackling female referee

Maria Beatrice Benvenuti is highly regarded among match officials in Italy, taking charge of her first Serie A game last January, before being named among the panel of referees to to officiate at the Olympic se...More..

Terminally ill Sunderland fan receives 28000 Christmas cards
by | Saturday, December 17, 2016

Terminally ill Sunderland fan receives 28000 Christmas cards

Despite battling his debilitating illness, he managed to twice walk out with his team against Everton and Chelsea - even slotting a goal past the latter's keeper, Asmir Begovic, before kick-off this week. "He's...More..

by | Friday, December 16, 2016

Suarez urges Messi to sign Barcelona renewal

Highlights of Barcelona's 3-0 win over Osasuna in La Liga. Suarez's remarkable goal tally of 59 goals in 53 matches last season, including 40 in La Liga, saw him win the European Golden Boot award for Europe'...More..

by | Friday, December 16, 2016

NAC Suspends, Fines Brock Lesnar For UFC 200 Test Failures

Lesnar beat Mark Hunt at 200 on July 9 in Vegas. His one-year suspension, which came as part of a settlement agreement , is retroactive to July 9. We will have more shortly. He has retained the services of...More..

by | Friday, December 16, 2016

Colourful NBA sideline reporter Craig Sager dies after battle with cancer

Turner President David Levy says in a statement Thursday that Sager had died, without saying when or where. "The sports world lost a legend today", Clippers star Blake Griffin said on Twitter. A native of Bat...More..

David Miles: Mesut Ozil, Alexis Sanchez contract talks
by | Friday, December 16, 2016

David Miles: Mesut Ozil, Alexis Sanchez contract talks "looking pretty good"

Are they going to stay? The World Cup victor chipped the goalkeeper before rounding two defenders three minutes from time as Arsenal came from two goals down to beat the Bulgarian side in the Champions Leag...More..

How to watch Chelsea vs. Sunderland
by | Thursday, December 15, 2016

How to watch Chelsea vs. Sunderland

Chelsea forward Willian reveals that manager Antonio Conte has kept him positive during a two-month spell on the bench, but he is now ready to reclaim his starting role. Fabregas was the hero, but he wasn't the...More..

Mark Noble nets only goal as West Ham end winless run
by | Thursday, December 15, 2016

Mark Noble nets only goal as West Ham end winless run

Indeed, the Clarets only had a solitary point from a goalless draw at Manchester United from their seven away trips to date. Carroll was one of two changes from the 2-2 draw at Liverpool on Sunday and he near...More..

Cardinals release WR Michael Floyd after arrest on DUI charge
by | Thursday, December 15, 2016

Cardinals release WR Michael Floyd after arrest on DUI charge

He did say, however, that he, team GM Steve Keim and team executive Michael Bidwell all "totally" agreed on the release. "It's a tough day", he said. Floyd has 33 catches for 446 yards and four touchdowns, pu...More..

Stay in your Lane: Kiffin, FAU ink ex-FSU QB
by | Thursday, December 15, 2016

Stay in your Lane: Kiffin, FAU ink ex-FSU QB

Kiffin will take over for Charlie Partridge who was sacked after three consecutive 3-9 seasons for FAU after being hired away from Arkansas where he was the defensive line coach. Johnson was charged with misd...More..

Pound Division Offers Chance at Redemption for Holly Holm
by | Thursday, December 15, 2016

Pound Division Offers Chance at Redemption for Holly Holm

In a phone interview with ESPN .com on Tuesday, Justino said she was "saddened" and "disrespected" by the UFC's decision to book its first 145-pound title fight without her. "I told [the UFC] I can fight anyon...More..