Saturday August 24-th, 2019

Mendy can learn from Fernandinho says Pep Mendy can learn from Fernandinho says Pep

We protected him, before we arrive in this period. It was the same with Jadon [Sancho] and Phil [Foden]. "But he has to decide, no more than that". Sancho thriving in the Bundesliga arguably presents an uncomfortable parallel for the other jewels o...

Jeff Horn secures devastating victory in Anthony Mundine's final fight Jeff Horn secures devastating victory in Anthony Mundine's final fight

And with that, The Man bowed out of the ring altogether - ending an 18-year professional career with 48 wins and nine losses. "The Hornet" was coming off the back of a brutal stoppage to Terence Crawford in nine rounds, in which he also lost his wo...

Deontay Wilder And Tyson Fury Nearly Became Physical During Intense Staredown Deontay Wilder And Tyson Fury Nearly Became Physical During Intense Staredown

Wilder (40-0, 39 KOs) will defend his WBC heavyweight belt against Fury (27-0, 19 KOs) at the Staples Centre. Wilder screamed obscenities, saying he was going to knock Fury out, as the Brit moved from side to side, appearing to dodge the American's...

Cowboys Fans Destroy Stephen A. Smith After Win vs. Saints Cowboys Fans Destroy Stephen A. Smith After Win vs. Saints

Somewhat unbelievably, he went his entire career without doing something until Thursday night. In Smith's exact words, there was "not a damn chance" Dallas would defeat the Saints on Thursday night. Early in the second quarter, Amari Cooper lost the ...

Richard Sherman: I Don't Have A Relationship With Russell Wilson

Richard Sherman isn't done talking about his abrupt release from the Seahawks, and he still appears to be upset with how his time with Seattle ended. Sherman responded by saying that he's also seen Wilson struggle. "We were teammates. We played thro...

Video of incident between Chiefs' Hunt, woman surfaces Video of incident between Chiefs' Hunt, woman surfaces

Both Kareem's male friend and the woman appear dazed - but Kareem makes his way over to the female and kicks her while she's crouching on the ground ... At the time, the woman in question told investigators that the entire ordeal started because Kare...

Former Springboks star Naka Drotske shot in suspected house robbery Former Springboks star Naka Drotske shot in suspected house robbery

Police spokesperson Kay Makhubela says a case of attempted murder and house robbery has been opened, with no arrests having been made yet. Rugby World Cup victor Naka Drotske was shot three times after charging at armed robbers to force them out ...

Cameroon stripped as host nation for 2019 Cameroon stripped as host nation for 2019

A Ghanaian journalist is tweeting about the situation stating that members of the CAF Executive Committee have said there were issues with the bid but that "a decision will be announced today". The Indomitable Lionesses of Cameroon secured the third ...

Jürgen Klopp's assessment of Everton challenge Jürgen Klopp's assessment of Everton challenge

Klopp slammed his neighbours' negativity when Sam Allardyce earned successive draws in Premier League meetings last season, although Liverpool won their FA Cup meeting at Anfield. Most of the time they talk to each other, they all know about it",...

Tiger left exhausted by ‘most rewarding’ year Tiger left exhausted by ‘most rewarding’ year

Discovery and Tiger Woods have struck a multi-year agreement that will weave content crafted with the golfing legend part of the company's soon-to-launch golf-focused streaming service, part of a joint venture with the PGA Tour. What about that el...

Baker Mayfield defends 'fake' criticism of Hue Jackson Baker Mayfield defends 'fake' criticism of Hue Jackson

That's just how I am, so I didn't like the move and people don't have to care. "Everybody likes to make things a bigger deal than they really are", Mayfield said. The quarterback was asked if he has any regrets relative to Jackson and what he's sai...

Suns reportedly releasing Isaiah Canaan Suns reportedly releasing Isaiah Canaan

I cannot say I am shocked that Isaiah Canaan has not worked out in his second go around with the Phoenix Suns , but what I am surprised by is how long the leash on his trial run appears to be. It's the position I'm in now. Devin Booker has hig...

Barrett, Duke put lone loss behind them with rout of Indiana Barrett, Duke put lone loss behind them with rout of Indiana

If he's able to get inside and take advantage of a mismatch against Bolden, in a similar manner to how the Zags attacked there, in could well have a chance to pick up an early-season signature win on the road. It's IN against Duke. "It's really a tea...

Giannis Antetokounmpo puts up new season-high Giannis Antetokounmpo puts up new season-high

Brogdon had 24 points, five rebounds and six assists, and Middleton added 17 points, six rebounds and four assists. Zach LaVine and Jabari Parker led the Bulls with 24 points each. "We're using him all over, as the trail-spot attack guy and u...

Conor McGregor fined for speeding, banned 6 months from driving Conor McGregor fined for speeding, banned 6 months from driving

The former champion was ordered to court today according to TheSun.ie . Departing the hearing, McGregor told reporters he would "drive safer" in future in the wake of his driving ban and fine. Judge Desmond Zaidan handed down the sentence. Thi...

Texas Tech hires Matt Wells as next football coach Texas Tech hires Matt Wells as next football coach

Multiple reports, including Yahoo , SB Nation and Sports Illustrated have all linked Wells to the coaching vacancy at Colorado, where Mike MacIntyre was sacked after losing at home to Utah two weeks ago. He was named MWC Coach of the Year in his...

MLB Rumors: Mets Nearing Trade For Mariners’ Edwin Diaz, Robinson Cano? MLB Rumors: Mets Nearing Trade For Mariners’ Edwin Diaz, Robinson Cano?

As of Thursday morning, the Mariners had not yet approached Cano about waiving his no-trade clause, but it is believed that the 36-year-old, eight-time All-Star would if asked. Fancred's Jon Heyman has gathered similar information, adding even more ...

Jeff Brohm Turns Down Louisville Jeff Brohm Turns Down Louisville

Speculation surfaced nearly immediately that Brohm was considering taking the job. The rejection comes amid increasing rumors the former Louisville quarterback would return to his alma mater as head coach, squashing fan hopes and weeks of speculati...

Copa Libertadores: River Plate v Boca Juniors moved to Bernabeu in Madrid Copa Libertadores: River Plate v Boca Juniors moved to Bernabeu in Madrid

Argentina's biggest match will be played in Madrid . Boca travelled across Buenos Aires on Sunday (AEDT) with the final all square at 2-2 after the opening game at La Bombonera, but their bus was showered with projectiles on the way to River's ...

Ponting says Khawaja will outscore Kohli, predicts Australian win Ponting says Khawaja will outscore Kohli, predicts Australian win

They can still play the Australian way in terms of playing competitive and playing fairly, but not going over the top and going across the rules like they did in Cape Town". Katich, a former Test opener, has been touted as a candidate to join the Cri...

Arsenal's Europa League game against Vorskla Poltava to go ahead, UEFA confirms Arsenal's Europa League game against Vorskla Poltava to go ahead, UEFA confirms

It was Vorskla who crafted the first half-chance of the evening, Iurli Kolomoets firing over from an acute angle after latching onto a free-kick before Cech fumbled a long-range effort from Volodymyr Chesnakov as the nominal home side started brightl...

Ashley Cole Released by LA Galaxy Ashley Cole Released by LA Galaxy

The 37-year-old, who was one of eight players released, signed for the MLS team in 2016 following a glittering club and global career that included stints with Arsenal , Chelsea and Roma. Meanwhile, former Manchester United striker Zlatan Ibrahimovi...

Sol Campbell appointed Macclesfield Town manager Sol Campbell appointed Macclesfield Town manager

An announcement is expected over his appointment in the next 24 hours. Macclesfield , who are five points adrift at the bottom of League Two, announced today that Campbell, the former Arsenal and England defender, had been appointed as their man...

Lakers' Ball sprains ankle vs. Nuggets, plans to play in next game Lakers' Ball sprains ankle vs. Nuggets, plans to play in next game

Rajon Rondo is recovering from hand surgery, Josh Hart is playing through a strained ankle tendon that is causing lingering pain, and Lonzo Ball is questionable for Thursday's game due to a sprained ankle . "But the way he was moving out there, it ...

Curry set to return Saturday vs. Pistons Curry set to return Saturday vs. Pistons

Curry suffered the injury in a 134-111 loss to the Milwaukee Bucks , and the Warriors have experienced some serious drama in his absence. Golden State Warriors coach Steve Kerr announced that Stephen Curry will return to action Saturday in D...

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