• Fanie de Villiers gave tip-off that revealed ball-tampering scandal
Fanie de Villiers gave tip-off that revealed ball-tampering scandal

Tim Paine was endorsed as the 46th Australian captain following Smith's fall from grace, despite not being the first choice gloveman for Tasmania during the Sheffield Shield at the start of the Summer. "Darren Lehman is the coach, he was not in any way involved and he continues as coach under his contract", Sutherland said . "We did not take an...

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  • Julen Lopetegui quiet on Zinedine Zidane's treatment of Isco
Julen Lopetegui quiet on Zinedine Zidane's treatment of Isco

It remains to be seen whether Real Madrid will consider cashing in on Isco when the summer transfer window swings open, but a good display in Russian Federation could boost the sum Los Blancos feel able to ask for if clubs enquire about the 25-year-old.

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  • Bowyer breaks winless streak
Bowyer breaks winless streak

Clint Bowyer had won at NASCAR's top level previously, but amidst a winless streak going on five-plus years, the whispers were growing louder whether he could still be a victor in the Cup Series. Kyle Busch finished second in a Toyota, and Ryan Blaney , who led 145 laps and won the second stage, was third in a Ford. We're halfway home today.

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  • Renshaw called up for fourth Test against South Africa
Renshaw called up for fourth Test against South Africa

Matthew Renshaw's inclusion comes after Cameron Bancroft's ball-tampering attempt was caught on camera. Renshaw was dropped for the Ashes, but got the call to return to the worldwide stage on Tuesday amid a ball-tampering scandal which has shamed the tourists.

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  • Capel leaving Duke to become head coach at Pitt
Capel leaving Duke to become head coach at Pitt

It's unsafe to hire an assistant coach who has been associated with success, without clarity about their role in, or influence on, that success. I was thoroughly impressed with their vision for the University of Pittsburgh, the athletic department and our program.

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  • National Football League cheerleader files complaint over 'discriminatory' measures governing conduct
National Football League cheerleader files complaint over 'discriminatory' measures governing conduct

Shortly after sharing the Instagram photo that ultimately got her fired, Davis says she received a text from the cheer squad's senior director Ashley Deaton insulting the post and referencing the party. The Saints' handbook for cheerleaders, reviewed by the Times , prohibits the women from having any contact with players in person or on social...

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  • Jose Mourinho 'ready to axe' Paul Pogba
Jose Mourinho 'ready to axe' Paul Pogba

Pogba has made 27 appearances for Man United this season, scoring three goals and registering 10 assists. The 25-year-old has struggled to find form consistently, with many suggesting he is ill-suited to Mourinho's preferred 4-2-3-1 set-up, while injuries have also hampered his performances.

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  • Ndamukong Suh Contract Offer 'Rescinded' by Jets Amid Rams, Titans Rumors
Ndamukong Suh Contract Offer 'Rescinded' by Jets Amid Rams, Titans Rumors

The deal is worth $14 million, according to Schefter, who reports that Suh took less to head to L.A. There has been a substantial amount of interest in free-agent defensive tackle Ndamukong Suh since the Dolphins chose to release him at the beginning of the new league year.

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  • Australian Grand Prix: Sebastian Vettel WINS for Ferrari
Australian Grand Prix: Sebastian Vettel WINS for Ferrari

It was Vettel's 48th win in his 200th grand prix and follows his earlier wins in Melbourne in 2011 for Red Bull and previous year for Ferrari. Following the race, and losing what looked to be a certain win Hamilton said he couldn't understand how he lost the race.

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  • Giants star Madison Bumgarner fractures pitching hand during game
Giants star Madison Bumgarner fractures pitching hand during game

His strong spring performance (2.84 ERA with 27 strikeouts in 19 innings in five starts) had the Giants hopeful after he missed extended time last season resulting from a dirt bike accident. Though a significant blow to the 2018 Giants, this injury earned Bumgarner a lot less ridicule than the one that sent him to the disabled list previous year.

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  • Davis' 37 points leads Pelicans past Mavs
Davis' 37 points leads Pelicans past Mavs

Pelicans: Finished its home schedule against the Eastern Conference at 11-4 and improved to 21-8 against the East overall. The Los Angeles Lakers (31-39) are not out of the playoffs but they would need a miracle just to get in as they are behind by 8.5 games on the No.

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  • Rory McIlroy loses opening match in Austin
Rory McIlroy loses opening match in Austin

Jon Rahm , who is seeded third, tied Keegan Bradley . However, Matsuyama went to the turn one up after winning three straight holes from the seventh onwards. Jordan Spieth and Patrick Reed play some of their most spirited golf against one another in the Presidents Cup and Ryder Cup , remarkable only because they're on the same team.

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  • Alexis Sanchez Struggling to Adapt to 'Abrupt' Changes
Alexis Sanchez Struggling to Adapt to 'Abrupt' Changes

Sanchez is now with Chile's national team ahead of their friendly with Sweden on Saturday but the forward admits he had considered skipping the worldwide break such has been his poor run of form of late. Sanchez admits even hesitating over linking up with his global teammates this month in a bid to get to grips with his new surroundings, but was pe...

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  • Returning home: Frank Gore to sign with Miami Dolphins
Returning home: Frank Gore to sign with Miami Dolphins

Gore played three years at the University of Miami , running for 1,975 yards and 17 touchdowns on 5.7 yards per attempt before turning pro. During the 2009 season, Gore reached another milestone. Gore had hopes to finish his career where it began some two decades ago, and this contract should allow it to happen. The NFL's active rushing ...

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  • Dell Match Play: Who will survive and advance in Austin?
Dell Match Play: Who will survive and advance in Austin?

With that being said, I am looking forward to a tough week mentally and physically and am going to grind it out the best I can". The 16 winners from each group will then play a single-elimination Match Play tournament with the round of 16 and quarterfinal on Saturday and the semi-finals and finals being played on Sunday .

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  • New Pro Football League To Debut After 2019 Super Bowl
New Pro Football League To Debut After 2019 Super Bowl

Ebersol's father, Dick, defined NBC Sports' programming for more than two decades and created "Sunday Night Football". The app will also include a fantasy sports component. There will be no kickoffs, no insides kicks, no TV timeouts, a 30-second play clock and two coaches replay challenges per team for only "consequential plays".

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  • Tottenham's Christian Eriksen better than Barcelona and Real Madrid midfielders- Denmark manager
Tottenham's Christian Eriksen better than Barcelona and Real Madrid midfielders- Denmark manager

Dreaming is one thing, but you don't know what's realistic until you see it on the table. "Right now, most people are very happy at Tottenham and I am also". Equally, there is the concern of ambition. Tottenham Hotspur are now in fourth place in the Premier League table as they seek Champions League qualification for another season unde...

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  • Liverpool star Emre Can makes major transfer claim
Liverpool star Emre Can makes major transfer claim

The Liverpool midfielder has yet to agree a new deal at Anfield with his current contract set to expire in the summer. Craig Bellamy believes that Mohamed Salah must replicate his form of this season in 2018-19 if Real Madrid and Barcelona are to make a move for the Liverpool forward.

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  • Pogba: 'It would be a pleasure to play with Neymar'
Pogba: 'It would be a pleasure to play with Neymar'

With players out on the global duty, there is always possibilities of new transfer stories flaring through the European football . "I love to watch him play". It may be Paul, others at another time, and I will do as always, I will speak with them, to understand, because I do not have all the information. The French midfielder has been a shadow o...

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  • Francis Ngannou Wants Brock Lesnar Next, Open To Fighting Anthony Joshua
Francis Ngannou Wants Brock Lesnar Next, Open To Fighting Anthony Joshua

I think I can prove it, and maybe not in this fight, but I have had a very good strategy of wrestling defense for my previous fight. "Me, I want Brock". "We gonna do it both sides, in the Octagon and inside the ring". Though this would be an incredibly interesting contest, Lesnar getting back into the Octagon is far from guaranteed at this poin...

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