Saturday August 24-th, 2019

Smith, Warner back in Australian colours after suspensions Smith, Warner back in Australian colours after suspensions

Warner and Smith are set to bat at number three and four respectively in Brisbane . Cummins ended with 3-36 off eight overs, with Nathan Coulter-Nile and Jason Behrendorff also grabbing three apiece. But Warner later pulled a six over midwicket and ...

'Country House' not running in Preakness due to health concerns, trainer says 'Country House' not running in Preakness due to health concerns, trainer says

Gary West said on the "Today Show" that he doesn't believe in running a horse twice in two weeks, and with the chance at a Triple Crown gone there was no reason to enter Maximum Security. "It's probably a little viral thing", Mott said. But Church...

Tsitsipas v Cuevas in Estoril Open final Tsitsipas v Cuevas in Estoril Open final

With Tsitsipas serving down 4-5 in the set, Cuevas even held a set point but was unable to convert. As a child, Tsitsipas admired the 33-year-old, Cuevas. It's nice to have completed the clay-hard court title that I've been fighting for. "It hasn...

DJ Uiagalelei commits to Clemson as Tigers land top 2020 QB recruit DJ Uiagalelei commits to Clemson as Tigers land top 2020 QB recruit

He affirmed those suspicions by releasing a two-minute video committing to the Clemson Tigers , a program fresh off another national championship and, somehow, still getting better. Clemson's rise to the top of the college football mountain over the...

Roger Federer eases past Richard Gasquet to revive clay magic — ATP Madrid Roger Federer eases past Richard Gasquet to revive clay magic — ATP Madrid

The 20-time Grand Slam champion, a three-time victor in Madrid, is preparing to make his first French Open appearance since 2015. A thunderous forehand followed by an overhead volley gave Federer the break for a 5-3 lead and the Swiss served it out...

Australia's limited overs tour of India to go ahead as planned Australia's limited overs tour of India to go ahead as planned

Australia will also host a women's T20 tri-series involving India and England (January 31-February 12) in Melbourne and Canberra before turning their attention to the World Cup. Perth will get its first taste of Twenty20 worldwide cricket in almost...

Bears Acquire Kicker Eddy Pineiro From Raiders Bears Acquire Kicker Eddy Pineiro From Raiders

Pineiro was set to be the Raiders kicker last season when a groin injury a few weeks prior to the season starting put him on the IR for the season. That would be the same Jamie Kohl that was recently hired to be the Bears' kicking consultant this se...

Odell Beckham Jr. ready to turn the Browns into 'the new Patriots' Odell Beckham Jr. ready to turn the Browns into 'the new Patriots'

The Browns wide receiver also had praise for quarterback Baker Mayfield who will be slinging passes to OBJ this season. Most of all, he's just happy to be out of NY after years of trade rumors. While Beckham also envisions himself in Cleveland ...

IPL: 5 players Mumbai Indians (MI) should release ahead of next season IPL: 5 players Mumbai Indians (MI) should release ahead of next season

The 2 teams who have been the most successful over the years are ready to battle it out to secure the first place in the final. Mumbai Indians' success is attributed to their settled core of Indian players who are well established in the worldw...

Digging through the betting rubble of the 2019 Kentucky Derby Digging through the betting rubble of the 2019 Kentucky Derby

He crossed the line believing he won the race, but that honor goes to Country Home, a longshot who stalked and made it pay off with a Kentucky derby win. Jason Servis, Maximum Security's trainer, might not agree with all this, and few would blame h...

Jason Pierre-Paul Suffers Potentially Season-Ending Neck Fracture in Car Accident Jason Pierre-Paul Suffers Potentially Season-Ending Neck Fracture in Car Accident

Pierre-Paul is scheduled to see multiple neck specialists this week to see if there is a possibility of saving his season. Apparently, Pierre-Paul's injuries were more serious than originally thought and at the very least he will be out indefinitel...

Roma to make Sarri offer after Conte rejection Roma to make Sarri offer after Conte rejection

Having been without a job since being relieved of his duties at Premier League outfit Chelsea in 2018, former Juventus boss Antonio Conte has provided an update on his return to management. The 49-year-old was previously in charge of Juventus betwe...

14-year-old athlete tipped for National Football League stardom shot dead at party 14-year-old athlete tipped for National Football League stardom shot dead at party

The eighth-grader spoke of his aspirations to play for the National Football League one day. High school football. College football. NFL. "He didn't get the chance to put on that blue and orange jersey, but that's what he wanted to do."The youth ...

Boateng flops as Barça lose to Celta Vigo in La Liga Boateng flops as Barça lose to Celta Vigo in La Liga

I can't say too much because we want to see what the medical team say, but it looks like it could be a hamstring tear. Barcelona's league campaign is already over, as they secured the league title last weekend, however they have a treble to aim f...

Liverpool target de Ligt rejects Manchester United move

But De Ligt rejected Ole Gunnar Solskjaer even before their hopes of finishing in the top four were dashed at the weekend. "He can sign for any side he wants but he doesn't have any interest in signing for Manchester United ". United have struggl...

Dendoncker helps Wolves close in on seventh Dendoncker helps Wolves close in on seventh

It was Fulham's 25th defeat of the season, ending a three-match winning run. "Last game of the season now [next week against Newcastle], and our main focus is next year, planning for what's going to be a massive campaign for us, a massive year of...

Transfer gist: Barca ready to take Lacazette from Arsenal Transfer gist: Barca ready to take Lacazette from Arsenal

This season he has managed to score 18 goals and give 10 assists in which which have aroused Barcelona's interest. The Gunners hitman is now valued at around £60m and he has worked his way on to Barcelona's wishlist. It does not help either that ...

Ajax captain De Ligt rejects Man Utd with brutal response Ajax captain De Ligt rejects Man Utd with brutal response

In the same meeting, according to "Calciomercato", Ajax revealed the deal for de Ligt will be worth around €80m. De Ligt , who has drawn interest from Ole Gunnar Solskjaer's side in recent weeks, rejected the possibility of joining the Red Dev...

Swarm of bees briefly delays Reds game Swarm of bees briefly delays Reds game

The bees soon moved toward the upper deck - workers closed press box windows as they came that way - and the game went on without further incident. Nothing new for the Giants. Bochy now has been involved in two unusual events at Great American Ball...

Israel Folau found guilty of breaching Rugby Australia's code of conduct Israel Folau found guilty of breaching Rugby Australia's code of conduct

The panel of John West QC, Kate Eastman SC, and John Boultee AM spent three days hearing submissions as part of the landmark code of conduct hearing. Folau - who has won 73 caps and was expected to play at this year's World Cup in Japan - gave evid...

Korhonen makes major stride with thrilling Volvo China Open win Korhonen makes major stride with thrilling Volvo China Open win

The final round at the Genzon Golf Club resembled a matchplay event for much of the day with Korhonen, overnight leader Hebert and in-form Spaniard Jorge Campillo vying for the lead in the final group. "But if Benjamin plays like he did today, then...

Fallen Man United face huge rebuild after Champions League failure Fallen Man United face huge rebuild after Champions League failure

The Frenchman was linked with Barcelona last summer, but with United now unable to reach next season's Champions League , it is Spanish rivals Real who are at the front of the queue. Even Solskjaer has reportedly come to terms with the fact most o...

Celtics' Smart cleared for full-contact practice, hopes to play Game 4 Celtics' Smart cleared for full-contact practice, hopes to play Game 4

He also added 16 rebounds in the win. While the Celtics slogged through a disappointing regular season, Kyrie Irving's motto all along was to just wait for the playoffs. They were down 82-72 at the time after giving up a 9-0 run late in the thi...

Thornton sparks Sharks in 5-2 Game 1 win over Avs Thornton sparks Sharks in 5-2 Game 1 win over Avs

I pushed a little bit myself, be a little bit stronger on the power-play, P.K., all over the ice. For the second time , though, the Sharks erased a second-period deficit before going on to victory. Am I glad they called it that way? "But I think as ...

Kim Sei-young hangs on for LPGA Lake Merced playoff victory Kim Sei-young hangs on for LPGA Lake Merced playoff victory

The 26-year-old South Korean birdied the par-5 15th to regain a share of the lead, dropped back with a bogey on the par-3 17th and birdied the par-5 18th for a 3-over 75 and a spot in the playoff at 7-under 281. She has seven LPGA Tour wins, the most...

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