Friday September 25-th, 2020

McIlroy back at number one after five year absence McIlroy back at number one after five year absence

Neither McIlroy or Koepka featured at the Pebble Beach Pro-Am but the two-year rolling format of the ranking system takes the Northern Irishman top again. 'Winning four times a year ago, I closed the gap. "So I wasn't on the radar when I came back ...

Damian Lillard suffers groin injury, expected to miss All-Star Game Damian Lillard suffers groin injury, expected to miss All-Star Game

Yahoo Sports' Chris Haynes reports that Lillard didn't hear a pop when he suffered the injury and plans to spend the All-Star weekend recovering. Lillard was set to play for Team LeBron in the All-Star Game. In his fifth season, the 6-foot-5 shooting...

Springbok Women's Sevens Ecstatic About Challenger Tournament Springbok Women's Sevens Ecstatic About Challenger Tournament

Sportsmail has learned that World Rugby are preparing to announce that the world's premier Sevens tournament, which has been held annually in Hong Kong since 1976, will not take place in April as planned, although the governing body hope it can be re...

Inter One Of Five Clubs Courting RB Leipzig Striker Timo Werner Inter One Of Five Clubs Courting RB Leipzig Striker Timo Werner

Inter are one of a handful of clubs keen on signing RB Leipzig superstar Timo Werner according to a report in today's print edition of German newspaper BILD . RB Leipzig have jokingly stated that Timo Werner is Tottenham-bound, rather than Liverpo...

The death of a Commonwealth Games boxing champion this morning - 13-Feb The death of a Commonwealth Games boxing champion this morning - 13-Feb

Peau had power and after struggling against Scotland's Douglas Young in the 1986 Games gold medal bout, he decked the local hero. After his Commonwealth Games success as an amateur, which also included the Australian heavyweight title, Peau turned ...

Chiefs fans accept paying more to watch Super Bowl champions in 2020 Chiefs fans accept paying more to watch Super Bowl champions in 2020

Step into almost any grocery store or sporting goods store in Kansas City and it's hard to miss the Chiefs' Super Bowl merchandise that's for sale. Moore said that Mahomes later came over to apologize because the backup quarterback was "like the 15...

Pacers drop sixth straight in 106-105 loss to Nets Pacers drop sixth straight in 106-105 loss to Nets

But the only thing that really mattered was Dinwiddie delivering on his last chance in a game Brooklyn controlled for nearly the entire first three quarters. "We've got to win that", IN coach Nate McMillan said. It didn't help the Pacers change cou...

Bangladesh U-19 world champions return to a hero's welcome Bangladesh U-19 world champions return to a hero's welcome

Law enforcement vehicles were escorting the team bus as endless processions of bikes, with many of them proudly waving the national flag, accompanied the players to Mirpur. "It is unbelievable. I can not express in words how I am feeling now", Ali to...

Blue Jays say they're aware of Reese McGuire's recent arrest Blue Jays say they're aware of Reese McGuire's recent arrest

Toronto Blue Jays catcher Reese McGuire was arrested last week for "exposure of sexual organs", according to the Pinellas County (Florida) Sheriff's Office. Blue Jays spring training had barely opened in Dunedin, Fla., on Wednesday when the focus ...

Joseph Yobo Appointed Assistant Coach To Super Eagles Joseph Yobo Appointed Assistant Coach To Super Eagles

Ademola Olajire, NFF's Director of Communications, disclosed in a statement that the former Super Eagles captain was replacing Imama Amapakabo in the team's technical crew. Yobo became the first African to captain Everton in October 2007 and made mor...

Jeremy Roenick dismissed by NBC for inappropriate comments: 'Very disappointed and angry' Jeremy Roenick dismissed by NBC for inappropriate comments: 'Very disappointed and angry'

Roenick, who has been with NBC since 2010, appeared on the Spittin Chiclets podcast from Barstool Sports on December 19, where he made remarks about co-workers Kathryn Tappen, Anson Carter, and Patrick Sharp that his network bosses deemed unt...

Penguins get Jason Zucker from Wild for Alex Galchenyuk, 1st-round pick Penguins get Jason Zucker from Wild for Alex Galchenyuk, 1st-round pick

He has produced 313 points in 535 games played across his nine-season career. His arrival in Pittsburgh gives the Penguins more scoring depth to add to one of their top two lines. The Wild (26-23-6) were four points out of the last playoff position i...

Catchings, Jackson headline women's hoops Hall of Fame class Catchings, Jackson headline women's hoops Hall of Fame class

Catchings was named to the All-WNBA team 12 times during her career. Jackson continued to collect accolades throughout her time in Seattle . The Tigers capped that season in the PIAA Western Finals. Her defensive contributions earned her 2011 All-...

Proteas hold their nerve to win 1st T20 humdinger against England Proteas hold their nerve to win 1st T20 humdinger against England

Global cricket does not come to this part of South Africa too often these days and the locals lapped it up as South Africa began in the ascendancy. There was brief respite for England when Ali (1-22) had De Kock (31 from 15) caught in the deep ...

West Virginia Mountaineers vs. Kansas Jayhawks - 2/12/20 College Basketball Pick, Odds & Prediction West Virginia Mountaineers vs. Kansas Jayhawks - 2/12/20 College Basketball Pick, Odds & Prediction

Defensively, the Sooners have allowed 94.7 points per 100 possessions for the season (61st in the NCAA) and 99.2 points per 100 possessions versus Big 12 opponents (5th in the Big 12). Visit BetMGM for terms and conditions. No lean here - respectin...

PG: 'Home-court cooking' played role in loss to 76ers PG: 'Home-court cooking' played role in loss to 76ers

Last night, the Sixers beat the Clippers 110-103 and at one point, Morris and Embiid found themselves in a shoving match. "It was 19 to 11". Overall, the 76ers finished 14-of-21 from the charity stripe while the Clippers shot 9-of-13.

Altior back in business at Newbury Altior back in business at Newbury

To be fair, (the rider) Nico (from Boinville) was interested in the idea (of a new trip). Native River was ridden for the first time by 22-year-old Jonjo O'Neill Jr, with regular jockey Richard Johnson having broken his right arm last month.

Dak Prescott gets fiery over $40 million question about Cowboys future Dak Prescott gets fiery over $40 million question about Cowboys future

Louis Battlehawks before the start of the season. So where does Prescott fit? When asked if he was a $40 million quarterback, Prescott bluntly responded: " You tell me ". The Cowboys obviously want to get a deal done sooner than later, hoping to av...

Hill wants to be QB; would leave Saints to be one Hill wants to be QB; would leave Saints to be one

And if even one of the quarterbacks leaves, Hill's role might be very different this season compared to the "do-everything" persona. Taysom Hill does those same kind of things. "I think he throws better". "Do I want to leave?" So it now looks lik...

EPL: Mourinho names two surprise teams that might finish in top four EPL: Mourinho names two surprise teams that might finish in top four

And Wolves are only six points behind Chelsea as they too target a place in next season's edition of Europe's leading competition. Sheffield United's charge towards the Champions League places gathered momentum as a 2-1 win over Bournemouth o...

Dortmund Target Super Eagles Star As Jadon Sancho Replacement Dortmund Target Super Eagles Star As Jadon Sancho Replacement

Jadon Sancho is "ready to accept" an offer from Manchester United to complete a sensational return to England . Sancho's fee is expected to break the record paid by an English club - the £89 million Juventus gave Manchester United for Paul Pogba.

Major League Baseball announces 3-batter minimum among new 2020 rules changes Major League Baseball announces 3-batter minimum among new 2020 rules changes

The rule has an injury caveat, saying a pitcher must remain "unless the substitute pitcher sustains injury or illness which, in the umpire crew chief's judgment, incapacitates him from further play as a pitcher". Team will have to designate these two...

Red Sox, Pillar nearing major-league deal Red Sox, Pillar nearing major-league deal

Pillar, a right-handed hitter, would give the Sox platoon capability with their three left-handed-hitting outfielders, Jackie Bradley Jr.in particular. More importantly, Pillar is one of the game's top outfielders, frequently making highlight reels w...

Tom Brady, Patriots have made no progress in contract talks Tom Brady, Patriots have made no progress in contract talks

Brady said after the season that there have been open lines of communication between him and the Patriots, which likely means he has spoken with Bill Belichick, Robert Kraft or both. Brady is set to enter free agency on March 18, but can communicat...

Warrington stand down centre Warrington stand down centre

The Cook Islands worldwide has only just joined the Wolves , but has now been stood down by the club ahead of an investigation by the club. He returned to New Zealand to play for the Warriors in 2018 but spent last season back in England with the ...

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