Kiwi cyclists caught up in coronavirus scare as UAE Tour cancelled

Chris Froome , who was making his return to racing at the event, tweeted that he was "awaiting testing and will remain at the hotel until further notice". A tweet from the Jumbo-Visma team said: "We have noted the cancellation of the UAE Tour due to ... More..

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Aus thrash Proteas at Newlands to seal T20I series
by | Friday, February 28, 2020

Aus thrash Proteas at Newlands to seal T20I series

As in Johannesburg, left-arm fast bowler Mitchell Starc bowled De Kock, South Africa's star batsman, in the first over of the home team's reply. De Kock added that he is asking former Proteas captain Faf...More..

Arsene Wenger: Chelsea FC broke ‘rule number one’ in Bayern loss
by | Friday, February 28, 2020

Arsene Wenger: Chelsea FC broke ‘rule number one’ in Bayern loss

The Italian global endured a hard night at Stamford Bridge and picked up a second half booking that rules him out of the second leg in Germany. Chelsea striker Tammy Abraham is set for another stint on the ...More..

5-Time Grand Slam Champ Maria Sharapova Retires From Tennis
by | Friday, February 28, 2020

5-Time Grand Slam Champ Maria Sharapova Retires From Tennis

Even if her physical problems were escalating, she was just not the same player after her return. To add to these, Djokovic also applauded Sharapova for being resilient throughout her career. " Tennis show...More..

Steven Gerrard Describes Critics of 'Top Player' Ryan Kent as 'Ludicrous'
by | Friday, February 28, 2020

Steven Gerrard Describes Critics of 'Top Player' Ryan Kent as 'Ludicrous'

A second-half goal from Ryan Kent ensured Rangers' place in the next round of the competition. STEVEN GERRARD has urged £7million man Ryan Kent to maintain the level of menace he showed in Portugal when h...More..

by | Friday, February 28, 2020

YouTube TV drops Fox Sports regionals

What may come as a major disappointment to some, beginning February 29, YouTube TV users will lose access to FOX Regional Sports Networks, which includes the YES Network for the NY area. "We don't take this d...More..

Impatient Evans beats Rublev to reach Dubai last four
by | Friday, February 28, 2020

Impatient Evans beats Rublev to reach Dubai last four

He rode that momentum to a blistering second set sweep. "He does unexpected things on the court", said Tsitsipas. I was upset with myself a little bit, but I realized I have to save that energy. "Normally when ...More..

Hype for Pelicans' Zion reaches peak in LeBron clash
by | Friday, February 28, 2020

Hype for Pelicans' Zion reaches peak in LeBron clash

The Los Angeles Lakers squared off against the New Orleans Pelicans on Tuesday night, giving National Basketball Association fans around the globe a peek at what a first-round playoff matchup between the tw...More..

West Indies opt to bowl in second Sri Lanka ODI
by | Friday, February 28, 2020

West Indies opt to bowl in second Sri Lanka ODI

Apart from Hope's 51 runs off 65 balls (5 fours), there was no other solid batting performance in that innings. Fernando and Mendis also registered the fourth-highest stand for the third wicket in the history o...More..

Fernando Alonso to race for McLaren at Indy 500
by | Thursday, February 27, 2020

Fernando Alonso to race for McLaren at Indy 500

While rumors of a different landing spot swirled for weeks, Fernando Alonso is coming home to join Arrow McLaren SP in his third appearance at the Indianapolis 500 . But it was reportedly vetoed by Honda ...More..

Aaron Rodgers gives his reasoning for voting No on proposed CBA
by | Thursday, February 27, 2020

Aaron Rodgers gives his reasoning for voting No on proposed CBA

A simple majority of the roughly 2,000 players in the union is needed for the agreement to go into effect this year. "Man, democracy is messy and when you urge players to become part of a union", Smith said b...More..

British Open returns to Royal Troon for 152nd edition in 2023
by | Thursday, February 27, 2020

British Open returns to Royal Troon for 152nd edition in 2023

The Open Championship will be played at Royal Troon in 2023, the 100th anniversary of the first time the Scottish links course hosted the tournament. The upcoming Open venues, in order: Royal St. George's, S...More..

Ireland's 6 Nations Game Against Italy Officially Postponed
by | Thursday, February 27, 2020

Ireland's 6 Nations Game Against Italy Officially Postponed

In Italy , concerns over the spread of the coronavirus have led to the postponement of club matches in rugby union's Pro 14 and football's Serie A. Reports in Italy claim Juventus' top-of-the-table clash w...More..

Play with intent & clear mindset: Ajinkya Rahane to Indian batsmen
by | Thursday, February 27, 2020

Play with intent & clear mindset: Ajinkya Rahane to Indian batsmen

New Zealand recorded a facile 10-wicket win over India and made the famed visiting batting line-up look ordinary with Tim Southee and Trent Boult bowling exceptionally well. These are small things we hav...More..

Two quick second-period goals help Flames top Bruins, 5-2
by | Thursday, February 27, 2020

Two quick second-period goals help Flames top Bruins, 5-2

But Backlund's second sealed the game late and Calgary added an empty-net goal for good measure. Boston Bruins Try to Bounce Back From Rare Regulation Home LossBoston suffered just their third regulation ...More..

David Warner re-appointed captain of IPL's Sunrisers Hyderabad
by | Thursday, February 27, 2020

David Warner re-appointed captain of IPL's Sunrisers Hyderabad

Warner returned to IPL action a year ago and played under the leadership of New Zealand's Kane Williamson for the Hyderabad-based franchise. "I'd obviously thank Kane [Williamson] and Bhuvi [Bhuvneshwar K...More..

Buccaneers Interested In Tom Brady?
by | Thursday, February 27, 2020

Buccaneers Interested In Tom Brady?

If the 42-year-old quarterback is going to leave New England, it's likely going to be for a team that has a chance to win now - and the Titans qualify as such. Up to this point, the Titans, Raiders , and oth...More..

NASCAR had paramedic in Newman's auto 35 seconds after crash
by | Thursday, February 27, 2020

NASCAR had paramedic in Newman's auto 35 seconds after crash

Newmark indicated that there are "hoops" that Newman must jump through before he can return to racing, noting that the team is taking it one step at a time. Newman, who was taken directly to Halifax Medical C...More..

Maurizio Sarri slams Juventus players after UCL defeat to Lyon
by | Thursday, February 27, 2020

Maurizio Sarri slams Juventus players after UCL defeat to Lyon

Lucas Tousart grabbed the only goal of the game as a confident Lyon side game themselves a slender advantage to take to Turin. Portugal global Cristiano Ronaldo was on Wednesday night, February 26, appro...More..

Man Utd need to be in Champions League, says Solskjaer
by | Thursday, February 27, 2020

Man Utd need to be in Champions League, says Solskjaer

Revenue and profit took a dive in the second quarter, hit by the loss of Champions League broadcasting revenue, with core earnings falling 31 per cent to £72 million (S$130.9 million) on revenue down 19 per c...More..

'It's not over,' Guardiola warns City after Madrid win
by | Thursday, February 27, 2020

'It's not over,' Guardiola warns City after Madrid win

But the wheels came off during a frantic final half-hour, and after Gabriel Jesus equalised, Kevin De Bruyne scored a second from the spot. Sergio Aguero missed a penalty in the first half but - with a capa...More..

Manchester City lodge Champions League ban appeal
by | Thursday, February 27, 2020

Manchester City lodge Champions League ban appeal

UEFA found City guilty of " serious breaches " of financial monitoring rules and failing to co-operate with an investigation opened nearly one year ago. The clash will come a few days right after England sup...More..

Sharapova announces retirement - in Vanity Fair and Vogue
by | Thursday, February 27, 2020

Sharapova announces retirement - in Vanity Fair and Vogue

A year later, Sharapova became the third-youngest woman in history to triumph at Wimbledon , defeating Serena Williams 6-1, 6-4. Showing the tenacity that marked her career, she battled back though and h...More..

by | Thursday, February 27, 2020

Tennis world reacts to Sharapova's retirement

But Sharapova did even better off the court, with a large bevy of sponsorship deals. Mum stayed in Russian Federation, and the family was not reunited for the best part of two years. "She's a great fighter and ...More..

Tom Brady calls Kobe Bryant a superhero in emotional tribute
by | Thursday, February 27, 2020

Tom Brady calls Kobe Bryant a superhero in emotional tribute

As tears streamed down his cheeks, he said: "I don't think any of us could have imagined this", he said. Brady posted the letter titled "What's really important?" the day after the memorial to Bryant at the...More..

Ben Simmons' Back Injury Could Be Serious
by | Thursday, February 27, 2020

Ben Simmons' Back Injury Could Be Serious

Simmons underwent an initial evaluation on his back injury in Philly on Sunday and is scheduled to have more tests, ESPN's Adrian Wojnarowski reports. A broken foot cost Simmons a season the year he was draft...More..

Hurricanes Trade Janne Kuokkanen and Fredrik Claesson to New Jersey
by | Thursday, February 27, 2020

Hurricanes Trade Janne Kuokkanen and Fredrik Claesson to New Jersey

Just across the Hudson River, the Devils dealt the right-handed Vatanen to the Hurricanes for a second-round pick and forward prospect Janne Kuokkanen , even further securing their blue line ahead of their p...More..

Here's the Asia XI squad to face World XI
by | Thursday, February 27, 2020

Here's the Asia XI squad to face World XI

KL Rahul (one game), Virat Kohli (TBD), Shikhar Dhawan , Rishabh Pant , Mohammed Shami, Kuldeep Yadav , Liton Das, Tamim Iqbal, Mushfiqur Rahim, Thisara Perera, Rashid Khan , Mustafizur Rahman, Sandeep ...More..

IOC member casts doubt on postponing or moving Tokyo Games
by | Thursday, February 27, 2020

IOC member casts doubt on postponing or moving Tokyo Games

Tokyo 2020 could be CANCELED over the coronavirus - so says a senior Olympic official who says postponing or moving the games to another country is probably out of the question. " You could certainly go to t...More..

Top Wideouts, Offensive Linemen For Lions at NFL Combine
by | Thursday, February 27, 2020

Top Wideouts, Offensive Linemen For Lions at NFL Combine

I remember moving quickly through my hotel and the skyways between the hotel and the convention center leading to the stadium. "There are things [I] need to work on and there's always room to improve". The 24-y...More..

Columnist suspended for Mayfield comments
by | Thursday, February 27, 2020

Columnist suspended for Mayfield comments

And though there are examples of players bouncing back from that kind of season, the majority who took a step back in year two the way Mayfield did wound up floundering through their careers. It is pretty amusi...More..

Ionescu Reaches An NCAA Milestone
by | Thursday, February 27, 2020

Ionescu Reaches An NCAA Milestone

Ionescu came into Monday with career numbers of 2,446 points, 1,029 assists and 991 rebounds. Ionescu grabbed her ninth rebound of Monday game's during the third quarter against the Cardinal to hit the 1,000-...More..

United Kingdom kids banned from heading ball in football practice
by | Thursday, February 27, 2020

United Kingdom kids banned from heading ball in football practice

There will be a graduated introduction of heading for kids aged 12 to 16. The new football association guidelines for coaches also puts limits on how much heading older children should do. But former Totten...More..

Maurkice Pouncey Reacts To NFL's CBA In Epic Rant:
by | Thursday, February 27, 2020

Maurkice Pouncey Reacts To NFL's CBA In Epic Rant: "F*ck That"

That puts the National Football League at the low end of the scale, despite the fact the National Football League brought in an estimated $13 billion previous year - $3.5 billion more than the second-place MLB....More..

Middleton leads Bucks past pesky Wizards in OT
by | Thursday, February 27, 2020

Middleton leads Bucks past pesky Wizards in OT

The Greek Freak was named the league's most valuable player last year and has lived up to his reputation so far this year, averaging 30 points, 13.6 rebounds, 5.8 assists, 1.1 steals and 1.1 blocks in just 30.9...More..