More teams quit racing as Astana pull out of Paris-Nice

More than 100 people have now died in Italy from the illness, which has been given the official title of COVID-19. Ineos, also citing the death of sports director Nicolas Portal as a reason, will not take part in any race until March 23, so defen... More..

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Andre Russell powers West Indies to series win over Sri Lanka
by | Saturday, March 07, 2020

Andre Russell powers West Indies to series win over Sri Lanka

Sent into bat, Sri Lanka recovered from 48-4 in the 12 over to score 155-6 thanks to Dasun Shanaka's 31 not out and Thisara Perera's unbeaten 21 but that wasn't enough. In addition Russell was awarded the Man...More..

BCCI hit by economic slowdown; plans cost-cutting on multiple fronts
by | Saturday, March 07, 2020

BCCI hit by economic slowdown; plans cost-cutting on multiple fronts

The IPL 2020 champion team will reportedly receive Rs 10 crore as prize money. IPL Governing Council chairman Brajesh Patel on Tuesday ruled out any threat to the upcoming cash-rich T20 league due to the no...More..

'I ain't playing' with no fans, says James
by | Saturday, March 07, 2020

'I ain't playing' with no fans, says James

Lebron James pushed back against the National Basketball Association's (NBA) newest proposal that could bar fans from attending games in an effort to prevent further spread of the coronavirus . The World Heal...More..

LeBron James’ All-Star Game jersey sells for record $630,000 at auction
by | Saturday, March 07, 2020

LeBron James’ All-Star Game jersey sells for record $630,000 at auction

After the Lakers-Bucks game, LeBron was asked about the possibility of playing without fans in attendance and he didn't want to hear it. It's about protecting fans and the public at large from disease, so while...More..

UEFA confirm two games to be played behind closed doors
by | Saturday, March 07, 2020

UEFA confirm two games to be played behind closed doors

UEFA on Thursday confirmed that two of next week's Champions League and Europa League matches will be played behind closed doors as part of measures to contain the coronavirus outbreak in Europe. "All the s...More..

Carlo Ancelotti: Everton boss expecting 'emotional' Chelsea return
by | Saturday, March 07, 2020

Carlo Ancelotti: Everton boss expecting 'emotional' Chelsea return

This time, it was Andrea Pirlo, but it turned out to be a fruitless pursuit. Ancelotti could also bring Yerry Mina to the side in place of Michael Keane. He knows Chelsea are a big club and the minute you...More..

Joakim Noah's deal with Clippers to start as a 10-day contract
by | Saturday, March 07, 2020

Joakim Noah's deal with Clippers to start as a 10-day contract

Noah, 35, last played in the National Basketball Association for the Grizzlies, appearing in 42 games during the 2018/19 season and averaging 7.1 PPG, 5.7 RPG, and 2.1 APG in 16.5 minutes per contest. The LA C...More..

Indian Women's Cricket Team Enters Their Maiden T20 World Cup Final
by | Saturday, March 07, 2020

Indian Women's Cricket Team Enters Their Maiden T20 World Cup Final

After the rain stopped, South Africa had a revised goal of 98 runs in 13 overs however the Proteas ladies may exclusively handle 92 runs for five wickets. Van Niekerk's wife, Marizanne Kapp , also happens...More..

Stephen Curry to rejoin Warriors on Thursday
by | Friday, March 06, 2020

Stephen Curry to rejoin Warriors on Thursday

Norman Powell submitted one of the best games of his career, recording a career-high 37 points, with a 23-point explosion in the first half . The Warriors have won two of their past three games after an ei...More..

Red Sox ace Chris Sale not expected to have Tommy John surgery
by | Friday, March 06, 2020

Red Sox ace Chris Sale not expected to have Tommy John surgery

There was concern about the southpaw's health from Roenickie, as well as from Red Sox chief baseball officer Chaim Bloom, but neither Dr. James Andrews nor Dr. Sale's ulnar collateral ligament, which was tre...More..

Rangers' Zibanejad scores 5 goals in historic performance vs. Capitals
by | Friday, March 06, 2020

Rangers' Zibanejad scores 5 goals in historic performance vs. Capitals

Then, in the game's final two minutes Zibanejad's fourth goal, a power-play tally, once again gave the Rangers a lead, only for Ovechkin to match again. Philadelphia, which extended its winning streak to eight ...More..

ESPN could offer Peyton Manning $20 million
by | Friday, March 06, 2020

ESPN could offer Peyton Manning $20 million

Eli Manning retired in January , which could open the door to Peyton Manning joining ESPN. He is well known as one of the most cerebral players to ever play the game, and has an enormous amount of television e...More..

Hearn 'ready to conclude' deal for Joshua v Fury fight
by | Friday, March 06, 2020

Hearn 'ready to conclude' deal for Joshua v Fury fight

Following his victory over Wladimir Klitschko in 2015, Fury descended into a drink and drug-fuelled depression which lasted three years. He became a two-time heavyweight champion of the world, and it is not a...More..

Quinnen Williams Arrested For Attempting To Board Plane With Gun
by | Friday, March 06, 2020

Quinnen Williams Arrested For Attempting To Board Plane With Gun

It is unclear if Williams is being accused of trying to take the gun on the plane. The 22-year-old Williams was being processed by Port Authority Police late Thursday night. He finished his rookie season with...More..

NCAA Urged To Hold Fan-less March Madness Over Coronavirus Scare
by | Friday, March 06, 2020

NCAA Urged To Hold Fan-less March Madness Over Coronavirus Scare

Cleveland is set to host the men's first- and second-round games of the NCAA Men's Basketball Tournament on March 20 and 22 at Rocket Mortgage Fieldhouse, six games in all. "The NCAA and its colleges mu...More..

Kemba Walker to return from injury for Boston Celtics against Brooklyn Nets
by | Friday, March 06, 2020

Kemba Walker to return from injury for Boston Celtics against Brooklyn Nets

LeVert, who finished with a career-high 51 points, drained all three shots to tie the game. The 25-year-old shooting guard also knocked down 12 of 18 free throws, including three from the line with 0.2 second...More..

by | Friday, March 06, 2020

Wales primed for 'big performance' against England at Twickenham, says Wayne Pivac

So congested is rugby union's fixture schedule, the delayed matches may not be played until the next European season. They have lost on their last four visits to Twickenham, with their previous success coming...More..

F1 won't have a race unless all teams can compete
by | Friday, March 06, 2020

F1 won't have a race unless all teams can compete

This is in addition to the names and flight details of all passengers planning to arrive in Bahrain via the United Arab Emirates. The third race of the season, however, is in Vietnam - their first in F1 - a...More..

Vermont's Speidel perseveres to score first points
by | Friday, March 06, 2020

Vermont's Speidel perseveres to score first points

That "him" is Josh Speidel, who will suit up and start in his first college game at 7 p.m. Tuesday as part of the Catamounts' senior-night celebration. "When we walked into the gym, it felt like everything we'd...More..

Jamie Vardy's Pre-Match Diet Is Still Next Level
by | Friday, March 06, 2020

Jamie Vardy's Pre-Match Diet Is Still Next Level

It has been a great week so far for Kelechi Iheanacho as the player earned a recall to the Super Eagles and hours later, he helped Leicester City beat Birmingham City 1-0 in the fifth round of the FA Cup ...More..

Six nations confirms scheduled games to go ahead
by | Friday, March 06, 2020

Six nations confirms scheduled games to go ahead

Submissions for the current tender must be submitted before March 14. "The IRFU had a positive meeting with Minister Harris and his advisors today, where we requested a formal instruction as to the staging of...More..

Odion Ighalo: Man United legend Ferdinand showers praises on Nigerian star
by | Friday, March 06, 2020

Odion Ighalo: Man United legend Ferdinand showers praises on Nigerian star

Nearly always for away matches Manchester United travel the day before the game, stay in a local hotel overnight, and drive to the stadium a couple of hours ahead of kick-off. It is a challenge but it is some...More..

Ohio State surges past IL, 71-63
by | Friday, March 06, 2020

Ohio State surges past IL, 71-63

It was quite a night, and we have quite a photo gallery of it. Ayo Dosunmu had 21 points and five assists to pace IL (20-10, 12-7), which saw its conference championship hopes fade a bit more after starting...More..

Mashrafe Mortaza to Step Down From Captaincy After Zimbabwe ODI Series
by | Friday, March 06, 2020

Mashrafe Mortaza to Step Down From Captaincy After Zimbabwe ODI Series

Mashrafe on Thursday announced that this game will be his last as captain. Mashrafe had not played any one-day internationals since last year's World Cup until the current Zimbabwe series. While the years...More..

Curry return delayed - Warriors
by | Friday, March 06, 2020

Curry return delayed - Warriors

Kerr said: "I heard everything [in Santa Cruz] went well, I'm happy that he got a really good scrimmage in". With Curry and fellow star guard Klay Thompson sidelined by injuries, Golden State has sunk to the ...More..

Tottenham's Eric Dier climbs 20 rows to confront fan abusing brother
by | Friday, March 06, 2020

Tottenham's Eric Dier climbs 20 rows to confront fan abusing brother

On if the incident was also based on racist abuse toward a player, Mourinho added: "I can not say, I don't know". The boss is urging his club not to discipline Dier, but the England worldwide is likely to be ...More..

Arsenal confirm Lucas Torreira has fractured his right ankle
by | Friday, March 06, 2020

Arsenal confirm Lucas Torreira has fractured his right ankle

Torreira was later pictured leaving the ground on crutches and with his right foot in a protective boot. The injury occurred under a heavy challenge from Portsmouth defender James Bolton, resulting in Torrier...More..

With Duncan coaching for Popovich, Spurs survive Hornets
by | Friday, March 06, 2020

With Duncan coaching for Popovich, Spurs survive Hornets

Tim Duncan says it is a "night and day" difference between being an assistant coach and head coach after the Spurs win vs. the Hornets. "His confidence and aggression are going up, they're going again in th...More..

Brewers close to signing Yelich to more than $200M extension
by | Friday, March 06, 2020

Brewers close to signing Yelich to more than $200M extension

The 28-year-old outfielder finished behind the Los Angeles Dodgers ' Cody Bellinger in 2019 MVP voting when Yelich hit.329 with 44 homers, 97 RBIs and an 1.100 OPS in 130 games. Yelich at his best has been a...More..

Dion Waiters finalizing deal to join Lakers
by | Friday, March 06, 2020

Dion Waiters finalizing deal to join Lakers

Los Angeles has an open spot on its 15-man roster after waiving Troy Daniels on Sunday, so no corresponding move will be required. Waiters played only three games this season for the Miami Heat - the last ...More..

Stephen Curry set to return for Warriors on Thursday night
by | Friday, March 06, 2020

Stephen Curry set to return for Warriors on Thursday night

Everything I've done to prepare, I've put it through every test I think possible without being in a game-like setting. While inserting Curry back into the lineup may shuffle some teams around the bottom of the ...More..

Vehicle crash can not keep alternate Lee from playing at Bay Hill
by | Friday, March 06, 2020

Vehicle crash can not keep alternate Lee from playing at Bay Hill

McIlroy had recovered from a slow start to set the initial clubhouse target, with the world No 1 one-over-par after six holes before making a 25-foot eagle and five birdies during the rest of his round. "And ho...More..

Derby County vs. Manchester United - Football Match Report
by | Friday, March 06, 2020

Derby County vs. Manchester United - Football Match Report

Manchester United boss Ole Gunnar Solskjaer believes all-time leading goalscorer and former captain Wayne Rooney could manage the Red Devils in the future. "It's great for us to have Odion to call upon". Roo...More..

UEFA Nations League: Croatia's fixture schedule announced
by | Friday, March 06, 2020

UEFA Nations League: Croatia's fixture schedule announced

The winners of the C League sub-groups will qualify for B league next season, with the bottom-placed team in each sub-group playing off in March 2022 to see who gets relegated to the D League, now made up of Gi...More..