Saturday August 24-th, 2019

Blow for global calendar as World Rugby abandons Nations Championship plan Blow for global calendar as World Rugby abandons Nations Championship plan

The governing body has announced it will discontinue plans for the Nations Championship after the required unanimous agreement by unions to enter into exclusive negotiations was not achieved by today's deadline. All six of the Six Nations unions - Sc...

Canadiens' Carey Price steals the show at NHL Awards Canadiens' Carey Price steals the show at NHL Awards

He went to embrace Anderson, who was overcome with emotion, crying as he received words of support from Price and cheers from the audience. Anderson, who is from Brantford, Ont., is a huge Canadiens fan and Price is his favourite player. A couple of ...

Tampa Bay Rays exploring splitting home games with Montreal Tampa Bay Rays exploring splitting home games with Montreal

They have a use agreement with the city of St. Petersburg to play their home games at Tropicana Field through 2027. According to ESPN , Major League Baseball has approved a request from the Rays to look at the possibility of playing half of its ...

USA sets record for most goals USA sets record for most goals

Just 10 seconds of the allotted five minutes of added time remained in the Group E clash in Montpellier when Nchout curled a shot into the net at the end of a slaloming run to give her side the victory and a spot in the next round as one of the fou...

Karlsson gets 8-year deal from Sharks Karlsson gets 8-year deal from Sharks

The Senators also will receive another second-round pick once Karlsson re-signs with San Jose under terms of the trade agreement. "Ultimately at the end of the day, I know it's the right one for me, my family and this organization as well".

Mark Wood hails ‘amazing’ Eoin Morgan after Afghanistan demolition Mark Wood hails ‘amazing’ Eoin Morgan after Afghanistan demolition

The England captain pulverised a world record 17 one-day global sixes out of a team total of 25, another new benchmark in the format, while his 57-ball ton is the fourth quickest in the tournament's 44-year history. The result also meant, New Zeala...

Game Against Kansas Led Gary Woodland To Play Golf Instead Of Basketball Game Against Kansas Led Gary Woodland To Play Golf Instead Of Basketball

Winning three US Open titles would have been one of the great stories in golf, but he didn't quite do it. Woodland, the Topeka native who was on the University of Kansas golf team, played aggressively on the final round at Pebble Beach, California,...

Bangladesh full of confidence after win over West Indies - Mashrafe Mortaza Bangladesh full of confidence after win over West Indies - Mashrafe Mortaza

Bangladesh are fifth on five points ahead of their clash with world champions Australia tomorrow. Nearly half of the Australia squad has never played Bangladesh . West Indies bowlers also came up with barrage of short balls but the difference w...

Baker Mayfield Doesn't Like Texas QB Sam Ehlinger

Specifically, Mayfield was asked about Ehlinger declaring on national television "Longhorn Nation - we're back" after their 28-21 victory over Georgia in the Sugar Bowl on January 1st. Ehlinger received criticism from Mayfield for claiming that Tex...

Match between Bangladesh, West Indies underway Match between Bangladesh, West Indies underway

Gayle's dismissal kept the West Indies from establishing any early momentum and they managed just eight runs off the opening five overs of the innings. Against Bangladesh , Lloyd said the Windies must stand up and be counted. They scalped 11 wicke...

Barty made to wait for Birmingham opener Barty made to wait for Birmingham opener

Naomi Osaka hopes a sense of freedom will pay dividends as she gets her grass court season underway in the Birmingham Classic on Tuesday. The US Open and Australian Open champion valiantly staved off six break points - and once she had that tussle...

Sharapova makes winning return in Mallorca Sharapova makes winning return in Mallorca

For a place in the quarter-finals, the five-time Grand Slam champion will square off against the victor of the clash pitting top seed Angelique Kerber and Ysaline Bonaventure. "It's been a while since I've been out there so it felt really good to g...

Federer through to second round of Halle Open Federer through to second round of Halle Open

I am happy to be on the grass, regardless of if I played good or bad on the clay, or if I didn't play at all. "It would be just unbelievable to win for a 10th time". It is only the third time that no play has been possible at Queen's in the last 18 y...

Rangers could face former conquerors in Europa League draw Rangers could face former conquerors in Europa League draw

Shels were forced to play their home leg at Tranmere's Prenton Park due to security concerns over it being staged at Tolka Park. Steven Gerrard's side are awaiting the winners of Prishtina of Kosovo or St Joseph's from Gibraltar in the first roun...

Tom Brady worked out with suspended wideout Josh Gordon Tom Brady worked out with suspended wideout Josh Gordon

We don't know what Gordon's future holds at this point. An NFL spokesman told The Athletic that there's no update on the status of the ban or when there might be a review of the suspension. So if Gordon is reinstated , his rights would revert to...

Marcos Llorente moves across Madrid to join Atletico Marcos Llorente moves across Madrid to join Atletico

Llorente came through Real's youth ranks and spent 2016/17 on loan at Alaves . The 24-year-old has been a part of the Real Madrid senior setup since 2015, but has found himself on the fringes for most of it, unable to break into the team regula...

How the Lakers can keep maximum cap space and get Anthony Davis How the Lakers can keep maximum cap space and get Anthony Davis

With Al Horford opting out of his deal with the Boston Celtics and the latter reportedly unwilling to give the 33-year-old a lengthier deal, National Basketball Association free agency just got a bit more interesting with a new big man available to...

Ferrari request review of controversial Canadian GP decision Ferrari request review of controversial Canadian GP decision

The German heads into this week's race at the Paul Ricard Circuit 62 points adrift of championship leader Hamilton. Ferrari decided not to appeal the penalty within 96 hours of the race, but the FIA's International Sporting Code allows for any de...

Mohsin Khan quits as PCB cricket committee chief Mohsin Khan quits as PCB cricket committee chief

Sethi told Geo Super in London on Wednesday that the current management of Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) isn't supporting the way it should be. ".following the World Cup, the PCB will carry out a robust review and analysis of the side's and the team...

France leave out Mathieu Bastareaud and Morgan Parra in World Cup squad France leave out Mathieu Bastareaud and Morgan Parra in World Cup squad

Clermont scrum-half Morgan Parra , who missed the end of the season through injury, is another big name who has been left out. France begin the World Cup campaign this year against Argentina on September 21 before taking on the United States, Ton...

Osaka outlasts Sakkari to advance in rain-hit Birmingham Classic

World No1 Naomi Osaka came through a high-quality opening battle on the grass of Birmingham to beat Maria Sakkari , 6-1, 4-6, 6-3, at the Nature Valley Classic. "During my entire clay season, it kind of mattered and I think it showed because I w...

India to sport orange ‘away’ jersey against England India to sport orange ‘away’ jersey against England

Mumbai: Team India is set to sport an orange jersey for their upcoming World Cup game against England on June 30. As per the reports, Indian Team's away jersey will be a darker shade of blue than the home shirt on the front. For instance, the Pa...

Robert Nkemdiche Reportedly Arrested For Speeding, Driving On Suspended License Robert Nkemdiche Reportedly Arrested For Speeding, Driving On Suspended License

While running Nkemdiche's plates, police also discovered that his license was suspended. His arraignment is scheduled for July 5, according to the court records. However, police say the substance was not tested, and instead was impounded for destruct...

Ranveer Singh served a warning by WWE wrestler Brock Lesnar's advocate Ranveer Singh served a warning by WWE wrestler Brock Lesnar's advocate

The matter stems from Ranveer using a known phrase that Heyman and Lesnar apparently devised for their time in the WWE. Ranveer had used the words "Eat". "Hardik Pandya.ma boi unstoppable". The actor, who was recently at Old Trafford ground for...

Australia Probable Playing XI, Bangladesh Probable Playing XI Australia Probable Playing XI, Bangladesh Probable Playing XI

Allrounders: Shakib Al Hasan and Glenn Maxwell are the best allrounders in these two sides. Surprise package of the 2019 ICC Cricket World Cup, Bangladesh , take on the "mighty" Australia in their latest match. Bowlers: Mitchell Starc , Pa...

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