Ousted Pakistan captain Sarfaraz Ahmed to remain in top Central Contract category

Sarfaraz was sacked as Pakistan skipper in Tests and T20Is. In the wake of Pakistan's dip in form in the recent times, wicketkeeper-batsman Sarfaraz Ahmed has been sacked as the captain of the national team with immediate effect, the Pakista... More..

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Murray: A big surprise to reach first final since 2017
by | Sunday, October 20, 2019

Murray: A big surprise to reach first final since 2017

It was tough. He was playing huge from the back of the court... it was tricky but I am obviously happy to be back in a final. But he met his match in 18th-ranked Wawrinka, with the 34-year-old taking one hour...More..

Japan prays for new 'miracle' in Rugby World Cup knock-outs
by | Sunday, October 20, 2019

Japan prays for new 'miracle' in Rugby World Cup knock-outs

The Brave Blossoms have been capturing hearts and minds across Japan and around the world and the broadcast figures show a picture of attraction, with audiences progressively building across the pool phase. I...More..

Jonathan Davies: Wales centre ruled out of France quarter-final
by | Sunday, October 20, 2019

Jonathan Davies: Wales centre ruled out of France quarter-final

France had been in a superb position, both on the scoreboard and on the pitch, at that moment. Wainwright had earlier scored a try and after being named man of the match he shrugged the incident off as being...More..

by | Sunday, October 20, 2019

Emotional Best Thanks Schmidt & Supporters After Final Ireland Game

Things could get worse for the Wallabies with eighth placed France a chance of overtaking them if they can spring an upset against Wales on Sunday. After scrumhalf Smith scored his first try in the 14th minut...More..

Yankees stay alive with 4-1 win against Astros
by | Sunday, October 20, 2019

Yankees stay alive with 4-1 win against Astros

As for NY, it sounds like either Chad Green or J.A. Happ could be the first one out of the bullpen. With out and runners at first and second in the sixth inning, Brett Gardner hit a sinking liner to right...More..

Liveblog replay: Canadiens tame the Wild at the Bell Centre
by | Sunday, October 20, 2019

Liveblog replay: Canadiens tame the Wild at the Bell Centre

Nick Cousins, who was making his Canadiens debut, chased a loose puck behind the net and passed to Mete, who was coming through the middle unimpeded. It was the first of three goals for the Canadiens in a 4:4...More..

Weekday NCAAF betting preview: UCLA vs. Stanford & more
by | Sunday, October 20, 2019

Weekday NCAAF betting preview: UCLA vs. Stanford & more

Stanford will face a UCLA defense ranked 124th in the nation in opponent yards per game (503.3) and 127th in opponent passing yards (340.7). Check out midfielder McMahon in action on the field ... "Scarle...More..

5-star Devin Askew commits to Kentucky Wildcats
by | Sunday, October 20, 2019

5-star Devin Askew commits to Kentucky Wildcats

Adding to the intrigue is speculation that the blue-chip combo guard could reclassify to the 2020 class, which would qualify him to be at United Kingdom in the fall of 2020. Just one extra course would be neede...More..

College football week 8 AP Poll analysis
by | Sunday, October 20, 2019

College football week 8 AP Poll analysis

As the college football season continues to roll on, it's time to look ahead at the hardest schedules remaining in the country. SEC: That ugly loss to SC may have cost the Georgia Bulldogs a spot in the C...More..

McDavid in legendary company after 5-point night
by | Sunday, October 20, 2019

McDavid in legendary company after 5-point night

Connor McDavid and company laced up the burners and blew past the Flyers on Wednesday night at Rogers Place. "Stupid read on my part", said Hart, feeling the tough play was Braun's. McDavid's previous five-p...More..

Michigan WR Ronnie Bell suffers crushing game-tying TD drop
by | Sunday, October 20, 2019

Michigan WR Ronnie Bell suffers crushing game-tying TD drop

Michigan's offense finally answered with an eight-play, 75-yard touchdown series that ended with a 12-yard TD run by freshman running back Zach Charbonnet , trimming PSU's edge to 21-7. Still in need a first ...More..

United chief backs Solskjaer, hits out at 'insults', 'myths'
by | Sunday, October 20, 2019

United chief backs Solskjaer, hits out at 'insults', 'myths'

He is building a squad that respects the club's history. All the players here want to give everything for the club and for the shirt - that's a big thing. "Player recommendations and decisions are worked on by ...More..

Pochettino downplays Tottenham unrest after dinner invite
by | Sunday, October 20, 2019

Pochettino downplays Tottenham unrest after dinner invite

Spurs were also humiliated 7-2 by Bayern Munich in the Champions League , while the club were stunned by League Two outfit Colchester United in the EFL Cup. "I never was keen on January and I will not ch...More..

Conor McGregor reportedly being investigated for second sexual assault this year
by | Sunday, October 20, 2019

Conor McGregor reportedly being investigated for second sexual assault this year

Irish laws prohibit naming victims or the accused during ongoing investigations. It looks like former UFC champion Conor McGregor is being investigated for another sexual assault charge in Ireland. He wrapp...More..

Michael Jordan opens health clinic for underprivileged in Charlotte
by | Sunday, October 20, 2019

Michael Jordan opens health clinic for underprivileged in Charlotte

On Thursday, the former Chicago Bulls star attended the grand opening of the $7 million Novant Health Michael Jordan Family Medical Clinic and became emotional when discussing the opening of the facility...More..

Tavares will miss at least two weeks with broken finger
by | Sunday, October 20, 2019

Tavares will miss at least two weeks with broken finger

Carlson scored off an Alex Ovechkin assist about a minute later. It wasn't the start we wanted, but I felt like we were still OK. Not only is Tavares off to a decent start to the 2019-20 National Hockey L...More..

Man City boss Guardiola sets title challenge for players
by | Sunday, October 20, 2019

Man City boss Guardiola sets title challenge for players

It's Man Utd v Liverpool ", said the Scotland captain. The champions badly missed Kevin de Bruyne a fortnight ago and should have the Belgian worldwide back from a groin strain as they look to become the fir...More..

Tottenham Hotspur vs. Watford - Football Match Report
by | Sunday, October 20, 2019

Tottenham Hotspur vs. Watford - Football Match Report

Dele Alli rescued a point for Spurs after a VAR review for handball decided the goal had been correctly awarded. But, once again, the Argentinian failed to rouse a response from his side as doubts grew ove...More..

China denies that it demanded firing of Houston Rockets GM Daryl Morey
by | Sunday, October 20, 2019

China denies that it demanded firing of Houston Rockets GM Daryl Morey

The controversy started when Morey , on October 4, tweeted a photo of protesters with the caption, "Fight For Freedom". Meanwhile, China's state broadcaster continues to suspend its broadcast of league games...More..

Rob Gronkowski Asked If He’ll Make NFL Comeback
by | Sunday, October 20, 2019

Rob Gronkowski Asked If He’ll Make NFL Comeback

Gronkowski, who was hired by Fox last week as a football analyst, said on the network that he'll always leave the door open to return. He said in August that he would consider returning to the game if he felt t...More..

Thomas, Lee tied for lead at CJ Cup
by | Saturday, October 19, 2019

Thomas, Lee tied for lead at CJ Cup

Thomas, who led playing partners Lee and South Korea's An Byeong-hun at the start of the round by two shots, had looked to be running away with the tournament when Lee had a double bogey at the 10th and An foll...More..

Boxing is Not Bindra's Business to Interfere: Mary Kom
by | Saturday, October 19, 2019

Boxing is Not Bindra's Business to Interfere: Mary Kom

The BFI introduced a point-based selection system previous year under which boxers are now being picked on the back of their performances in various graded tournaments and the national camps. I had defeated Mar...More..

All Blacks full of praise for Ireland's departing Schmidt, Best
by | Saturday, October 19, 2019

All Blacks full of praise for Ireland's departing Schmidt, Best

Ireland have a dismal record at World Cups, failing to progress past the quarter-final stage in all eight editions of the global showpiece thus far, and this time they face daunting opposition in the form of t...More..

Anthony Davis -- Feels good when you don't need to do everything
by | Saturday, October 19, 2019

Anthony Davis -- Feels good when you don't need to do everything

Back after a minor thumb injury, Anthony Davis shined alongside LeBron James Wednesday night in their preseason win against the Warriors . He might not have needed to, but Davis did plenty just the same,...More..

Judge halts funeral plans for woman shot at home by officer
by | Saturday, October 19, 2019

Judge halts funeral plans for woman shot at home by officer

Barnes said he had not talked to Jefferson's family. Thompson scheduled a hearing for Monday morning to determine whether the restraining order should continue. Amber Carr, Jefferson's older sister, said her...More..

Boxer Errol Spence charged with DWI in Dallas Ferrari crash, police say
by | Saturday, October 19, 2019

Boxer Errol Spence charged with DWI in Dallas Ferrari crash, police say

Fox 4 News reported Spence won't face any other charges because it was a single-car accident, and no one else was hurt. Raw video: Security camera shows footage of boxer Errol Spence Jr . CT. Before the...More..

England advances to Rugby World Cup semis
by | Saturday, October 19, 2019

England advances to Rugby World Cup semis

Cheika's future was not raised again until the final question of the news conference. He wanted the All Blacks and he's getting them. Australia knew they needed to score next but, when offered the opportu...More..

Man United's Pogba pictured with Real Madrid boss Zidane in Dubai
by | Saturday, October 19, 2019

Man United's Pogba pictured with Real Madrid boss Zidane in Dubai

Zidane had made Pogba his No 1 target in the summer as he looked to rebuild his Real Madrid squad, but a move never materialised after United slapped a £179million price tag on him. "He gets criticised but h...More..

Scrappy Yankees win Game 5
by | Saturday, October 19, 2019

Scrappy Yankees win Game 5

After lasting just 2 1/3 innings in Game 2, Paxton struck out nine in six innings, allowing four hits and four walks. Verlander managed to strike out Giancarlo Stanton , back in the lineup as a designated hi...More..

Manchester City left fuming over congested festive fixture schedule
by | Saturday, October 19, 2019

Manchester City left fuming over congested festive fixture schedule

The broadcasters are the bosses in this situation. "I love to play Boxing Day, families go to the stadiums, the players travel but the system does not protect the players too much". "Broadcasters' impact on s...More..

Joe Maddon to become Angels manager
by | Saturday, October 19, 2019

Joe Maddon to become Angels manager

Really, Maddon probably could have managed the Cubs to bigger and better things, even despite his poor season. Maddon, a three-time Manager of the Year, seemed like he could never leave Chicago after leadin...More..

Michael Owen states his prediction for Manchester United vs Liverpool
by | Saturday, October 19, 2019

Michael Owen states his prediction for Manchester United vs Liverpool

I think it's the flawless game for our players, the ideal game for our fans. "No chance. Have they got players that can play in a counter-attacking way?" Writing on the Bet Victor Blog , Owen said that Ju...More..

Bogdan Bogdanovic weighing Kings' max contract offer
by | Saturday, October 19, 2019

Bogdan Bogdanovic weighing Kings' max contract offer

I want to be here. Several members of the 2016 draft class have already received lucrative new deals: Philadelphia's Ben Simmons and Denver's Jamal Murray got full five-year, $170 million maximum contracts; M...More..

Chiefs may hold Patrick Mahomes out through Week 12 bye
by | Saturday, October 19, 2019

Chiefs may hold Patrick Mahomes out through Week 12 bye

Initial reports on Thursday indicated the best-case scenario for Mahomes would be a three-week absence. The reason for keeping Moore doesn't have to do with his stats though - it's because of how much success...More..