Monday August 19-th, 2019

France vs. Iceland - Football Match Report France vs. Iceland - Football Match Report

Samuel Umtiti scored the opener in the first half and Giroud, Kylian Mbappe and Antoine Griezmann completed the win after the interval. France, who beat Moldova 4-1 in their opening qualifier, finished the worldwide break with six points from tw...

National Basketball Association players react to Blazers center Jusuf Nurkic’s leg injury National Basketball Association players react to Blazers center Jusuf Nurkic’s leg injury

The 24-year-old has posted career-highs with 15.4 points and 10.3 rebounds per game while starting all of the 71 games he had appeared in at center for the team this season. After hitting the floor, the Nets players around him saw the severity of the...

Conor McGregor announces retirement from MMA Conor McGregor announces retirement from MMA

The fight game is a mad game. "I'm just staying ready as I like to say". There's no telling who McGregor might have fought during his return as there has been noise around several fighters, including Donald Cerrone , Tyron Woodley , Max Holloway...

Baylor Sends Home Syracuse In First Round Of NCAA Tournament Baylor Sends Home Syracuse In First Round Of NCAA Tournament

He put in two free throws at the 1:09 mark for a seven-point advantage. The victor moves on to play the victor of today's 7:27 p.m. ame between top-seeded Gonzaga (30-3) and No. Mario Kegler scored 13 for Baylor, which wound up 16 of 34 from behind...

Mitch Lightfoot on KU's defensive lapses in loss to Auburn Mitch Lightfoot on KU's defensive lapses in loss to Auburn

Auburn converted on back-to-back triples to get its lead to 20 points for the first time on the night. The worst was an 18-point defeat to IN in the 1940 NCAA title game. "It's the fifth time in Auburn basketball history that we managed to do that...

Warriors suffer heaviest home defeat since 2007 Warriors suffer heaviest home defeat since 2007

Germany's Nowitzki scored 10 of the game's first 16 points, helping Dallas seize a 14-2 early lead. Sign up here for a free one-week trial and enjoy the top teams and athletes in action only on ESPN+. The Mavericks had a 50-point win over Utah and a ...

Purdue Punches Ticket To Sweet 16 Purdue Punches Ticket To Sweet 16

He found the bottom of the net early and often against 'Nova, making 12 of his 21 shots, including nine of 16 from behind the arc. Carsen Edwards thrashed the reigning champions, going 12-21 from the floor, including a 9-16 performance beyond the...

Scandal is tanking Big Baller Brand, and LaVar Ball's in trouble Scandal is tanking Big Baller Brand, and LaVar Ball's in trouble

Spending hundreds of dollars on Big Baller Brand merchandise never seemed like a smart investment, but it was hard to tell that to the kids who were infatuated with the Ball family. It's no longer on his story, but accounts have tagged him in it o...

Edwards outclasses Moreno to retain WBC belt Edwards outclasses Moreno to retain WBC belt

The Charlie Edwards vs Angel Moreno WBC flyweight world championship from the Copper Box Arena , London on March 23 will be live streamed online in the United States on DAZN and televised in the United Kingdom on Sky Sports. If, as expected, the...

Supreme Court Won't Hear Case on Nike's Use of Iconic Jordan Image Supreme Court Won't Hear Case on Nike's Use of Iconic Jordan Image

Nike's own image appeared in numerous ads and ended up becoming what is now known as the Jumpman logo. The U.S. Supreme Court announced on Monday that it won't hear a lawsuit against Nike over the image that inspired Michael Jordan's iconic "Ju...

Jos Buttler in row over 'Mankad' dismissal Jos Buttler in row over 'Mankad' dismissal

Picture: BCCI/IPL footage. (Supplied) Jos Buttler was fuming over his Mankad dismissal. But Ashwin struck with cricket's most controversial move in the 13th over, running out Buttler at the non-striker's end after pulling out of bowling the ball....

LSU wins on driving layup | Big Ten LSU wins on driving layup | Big Ten

Interim LSU coach Tony Benford called timeout with 20 seconds remaining to draw up a play. Maryland's Eric Ayala got off a final shot from midcourt, but it didn't reach the rim. The Wolverines will face either Texas Tech or Buffalo in the next roun...

France Opens Euro 2020 Qualifying With 4-1 Rout of Moldova France Opens Euro 2020 Qualifying With 4-1 Rout of Moldova

Two goals in three first half minutes from Madrid-based players Antoine Griezmann and Raphael Varane sent Les Bleus on their way, before Olivier Giroud and Kylian Mbappe joined in the fun. Subs: Thauvin 6, Lemar 6, Fekir 6. Subs: Rozgoni...

Portugal v Serbia: Cristiano Ronaldo suffers hamstring injury Portugal v Serbia: Cristiano Ronaldo suffers hamstring injury

Portugal is the better team here and their fans are just incredible, and with that kind of support I see Portugal shaking off their inefficiency from last game with a nice win here. And even with Cristiano or without Cristiano. The draw vs. Ukraine m...

Schumacher to test for Ferrari and Alfa Romeo in Bahrain Schumacher to test for Ferrari and Alfa Romeo in Bahrain

Although there is no official confirmation yet of Ferrari's plans for the Sakhir test, Autosport has reported that Schumacher is scheduled to drive for the team in testing. Ticktum was blitzed by the German who won eight of the final 15 races. ...

Emiliano Sala: Cardiff to claim transfer fee 'not legally binding' Emiliano Sala: Cardiff to claim transfer fee 'not legally binding'

Emiliano Sala, 28, died when a plane he was travelling in plunged into the English channel killing him and pilot David Ibbotson on January 21. The latest update to the story from Sky Sports now claims that they are standing by that assertion in t...

Bears host Packers to open 2019 National Football League season on Thursday, Sept. 5 Bears host Packers to open 2019 National Football League season on Thursday, Sept. 5

The Chicago Bears and Green Bay Packers - two of the NFL's oldest franchise - will occupy the Thursday night timeslot in Week 1, with the Patriots opening Sunday, Sept. This will mark the second-straight season that the Bears are facing the Packer...

Charlotte’s Jeremy Lamb drains dream half-court game-winner Charlotte’s Jeremy Lamb drains dream half-court game-winner

It was a stunning turnaround to a game in which Leonard hit a mid-range jumper with about 44 seconds that moved Toronto in front 114-112. Any chance of snatching the win appeared to evaporate in an instant when Lamb fumbled the in-bound pass over t...

IPL 2019: R Ashwin's 'mankading' act leaves Jos Buttler fuming IPL 2019: R Ashwin's 'mankading' act leaves Jos Buttler fuming

The incident happened in the 13th over of the chase when Buttler was in unbelievable form and was threatening to take the game away from the Kings XI. Buttler was fuming as he walked back to the dugout. But seeing that Buttler was outside his crease,...

Crusaders & Waratahs honour Christchurch attack victims before Super Rugby clash Crusaders & Waratahs honour Christchurch attack victims before Super Rugby clash

Defeat culminated a traumatic week for a team left reeling by the Christchurch mosque massacres. Stadium officials have been warned "somethings are bigger than a game" after Sydney Cricket Ground officials removed banners showing solidary for Chris...

Noel Fehily: Jockey seeks Newbury victor before retiring Noel Fehily: Jockey seeks Newbury victor before retiring

But it was appendicitis in January, and the subsequent complications, which persuaded Fehily that now was the right time to retire. Noel Fehily has been long regarded as a consummate horseman, as illustrated by his 2012 Champion Hurdle-winning rid...

Rams matching offer sheet for RB Brown Rams matching offer sheet for RB Brown

Anderson back for another year after looking at the impact made by the veteran towards the end of last year along with the playoffs, the NFC champions also knew his asking price may be too high. Brown's injury played a significant role in the Rams' d...

Patriots Rework Stephon Gilmore’s Contract, Free Up Cap Space Patriots Rework Stephon Gilmore’s Contract, Free Up Cap Space

In order to do this, the Patriots converted $8.5 million of Gilmore's $9.5 million salary into a signing bonus. Gilmore tweaked his contract during 2018 to create cap space, though he and the Patriots waited until October to make the adjustment.

AP source Astros agree to 2-year extension with Verlander AP source Astros agree to 2-year extension with Verlander

Prior to Saturday's agreement, Verlander's original contract - the hefty seven-year, $180 million arrangement he reached with the Tigers in 2013 - was set to expire at the conclusion of the 2019 season. Verlander has posted a 173 ERA+ and has struck ...

Sunwolves vs Lions - Report - Super Rugby 2019 - 23 Mar, 2019 Sunwolves vs Lions - Report - Super Rugby 2019 - 23 Mar, 2019

With several first choice players missing from the Lions lineup because of injuries, the young and largely inexperienced team battled to settle, but once they did they had far too much fire-power for their opponents. The Sunwolves were awarded a ...

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