Reaction: Schmidt admits Ireland were ‘man-handled’ in defeat

The one negative for England was the knee injury that forced Maro Itoje to leave the field in the second-half. "I know the players are disappointed that we probably didn't have the same physical edge that they did". They won the territory battle, t... More..

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Rickie Fowler holds four-shot lead at Phoenix Open
by | Sunday, February 03, 2019

Rickie Fowler holds four-shot lead at Phoenix Open

By the time he made the turn, he put just enough distance between himself and the rest of the pack, finishing the day at 20 under. Kuchar climbed three spots on the leaderboard after a mistake-free round high...More..

'Real Madrid Is The Best Team In History'
by | Sunday, February 03, 2019

'Real Madrid Is The Best Team In History'

Barcelona routed Madrid 5-1 at the Camp Nou in October in the teams' first league game this season. The LaLiga giants now occupy third position in the league standings, 10 points behind table-toppers Ba...More..

West Indies beat England in second test to clinch series
by | Sunday, February 03, 2019

West Indies beat England in second test to clinch series

Fellow pace bowler Alzarri Joseph chipped in with two top-order wickets, including the prized scalp of captain Joe Root . Jonny Bairstow and Moeen Ali compiled half centuries but it was another disappoin...More..

by | Sunday, February 03, 2019

Bryan Robson urges Manchester United to extend Ander Herrera contract

Mata isn't particularly quick, or strong, he has to cut inside onto his left foot, crunching up United's attacking play when so much of what has been good under Solskjaer has come from pace and width. "This job...More..

Lionel MESSI double secures draw for FC Barcelona against Valencia
by | Sunday, February 03, 2019

Lionel MESSI double secures draw for FC Barcelona against Valencia

There's just no stopping Messi's brilliance. Kevin Gameiro and Dani Parejo scored in the 24th and 32nd minute respectively to stun the Blaugrana . The victory means Barca are six points clear of Atleti...More..

Colorado Rockies and Nolan Arenado avoid arbitration
by | Sunday, February 03, 2019

Colorado Rockies and Nolan Arenado avoid arbitration

Colorado previously agreed to one-year contracts with All-Star shortstop Trevor Story, right-handers Jon Gray and Chad Bettis, left-hander Tyler Anderson, right-handed reliever Scott Oberg and catcher Tony Wolt...More..

Eagles expected to exercise $20M option on Nick Foles contract
by | Sunday, February 03, 2019

Eagles expected to exercise $20M option on Nick Foles contract

That would put Foles in line to become a free agent, but the Eagles could further complicate that by using the franchise tag on Foles. A trade partner would then have Foles under contract for $20 million, as ...More..

Cardiff manager Warnock: Strikers reluctant to join
by | Sunday, February 03, 2019

Cardiff manager Warnock: Strikers reluctant to join

Warnock also said that attempts to bolster his squad were thwarted by the "astronomical" figures that he had been quoted for players. "I met him for a couple of months and it just got hold of me walking across ...More..

Peter Crouch returns to Premier League with Burnley move
by | Saturday, February 02, 2019

Peter Crouch returns to Premier League with Burnley move

Vokes, meanwhile, has signed a three-and-a-half-year deal at Stoke , who paid an undisclosed sum to Burnley for the Welsh worldwide. At global level, Crouch won his first England caps in 2005 and the fol...More..

Dhoni declared fit for fifth ODI against New Zealand
by | Saturday, February 02, 2019

Dhoni declared fit for fifth ODI against New Zealand

The 28-year-old, who plays domestic cricket for Wellington now having moved from Otago, expects the Westpac pitch to help the pacers. "We know we played well below our potential and our expected levels, the...More..

Sauber rebranded as Alfa Romeo Racing
by | Saturday, February 02, 2019

Sauber rebranded as Alfa Romeo Racing

The Sauber name is to disappear from Formula 1 after confirmation that the Swiss team is to be rebranded as Alfa Romeo Racing for the 2019 season. Sauber remain an independent team with their ownership stru...More..

Chelsea struggling to offload Danny Drinkwater Gary Cahill source
by | Saturday, February 02, 2019

Chelsea struggling to offload Danny Drinkwater Gary Cahill source

Chelsea has reportedly rejected three bid from Bayern Munich, Juventus and Borussia Dortmund for Blues defender Andreas Christensen . Initially, the Cottagers had been interested in taking the the former Englan...More..

Sarri pleads for patience time amid talk of Chelsea crisis
by | Saturday, February 02, 2019

Sarri pleads for patience time amid talk of Chelsea crisis

The former Anderlecht star had earlier passed his medicals and also agreed to terms with the Chinese club. But against Bournemouth , those suggestions of a poor mentality amongst the players re-surfaced and ...More..

Actress Shares UNRECOGNIZABLE Photo Of Meghan Markle From When They Were Younger
by | Saturday, February 02, 2019

Actress Shares UNRECOGNIZABLE Photo Of Meghan Markle From When They Were Younger

Meghan and Harry faced freezing temperatures that blanketed much of the south of England in snow, and greeted dozens of well-wishers outside the historic Bristol Old Vic theatre. " Ballerina Ocean , I thin...More..

Special Olympian Amy Bockerstette Pars Phoenix Hole 16
by | Saturday, February 02, 2019

Special Olympian Amy Bockerstette Pars Phoenix Hole 16

But there's so much more to Woodland, one of Kansas basketball's most famous fans, than monster tee shots, birdie putts and pristine scorecards. SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. She was also the first Arizona student with...More..

NBA All-Star: Jazz exec, coach blast selection process
by | Saturday, February 02, 2019

NBA All-Star: Jazz exec, coach blast selection process

Gobert now ranks No. 1 overall in the league for ESPN's Real Defensive Plus-Minus. On June 27, 2013, Gobert was selected No. 27 overall in the NBA Draft by the Denver Nuggets, behind the likes of Anthony ...More..

Sri Lankan opener Dimuth Karunaratne stretchered from ground after sickening head-knock
by | Saturday, February 02, 2019

Sri Lankan opener Dimuth Karunaratne stretchered from ground after sickening head-knock

Pat Cummins bowled a rising delivery, which Karunaratne was trying to leave but the ball struck him between the back neck and helmet. Upon his return to the game he was a surprise selection in Australia's T...More..

Back from lifetime ban, Mejia inks minors deal with Red Sox
by | Saturday, February 02, 2019

Back from lifetime ban, Mejia inks minors deal with Red Sox

Mejia expressed regret for poor choices he made in the past and assured me that, if reinstated , he would adhere to the terms of the (Joint Drug) Program going forward", commissioner Rob Manfred said in a st...More..

J. Cole to Headline 2019 NBA All-Star Game Halftime Show in Charlotte
by | Saturday, February 02, 2019

J. Cole to Headline 2019 NBA All-Star Game Halftime Show in Charlotte

Charlotte-born R&B singer Anthony Hamilton will perform the U.S. National Anthem, and Carly Rae Jepsen will sing the Canadian National Anthem. Cole will perform the Halftime Show, the National Basketball As...More..

Kyrie Irving backs away from commitment to re-sign with Celtics
by | Saturday, February 02, 2019

Kyrie Irving backs away from commitment to re-sign with Celtics

Remember Kyrie Irving's whole thing about planning to re-sign with the Celtics? "Ask me July 1", said Irving when whether he's changed his mindset. In speaking with the press, Irving made it clear that hi...More..

Bulls waive Anthony, acquire Luwawu-Cabarrot from OKC
by | Saturday, February 02, 2019

Bulls waive Anthony, acquire Luwawu-Cabarrot from OKC

In a corresponding move, the Bulls waived veteran forward Carmelo Anthony. It happened Friday after the team announced a trade with the Oklahoma City Thunder for shooting guard Timothe Luwawu-Cabarrot a...More..

India to take on Italy in Davis Cup World Group qualifiers today
by | Saturday, February 02, 2019

India to take on Italy in Davis Cup World Group qualifiers today

It will be a lot harder. India lost 0-4 to Serbia in their World Group play-off clash in Kraljevo and the upcoming tie will be a litmus test for non-playing captain Bhupathi with reports indicating that his c...More..

Penguins trade ex-Ranger Derick Brassard in multi-player swap
by | Saturday, February 02, 2019

Penguins trade ex-Ranger Derick Brassard in multi-player swap

The deal ends Pittsburgh's experiment in attempting to make 31-year-old Brassard the team's third-line center. The towering 6-foot-6 forward is signed through the 2020-21 campaign at a $4.1-million cap hit. "...More..

Manchester City must improve or forget winning the title, says Pep Guardiola
by | Saturday, February 02, 2019

Manchester City must improve or forget winning the title, says Pep Guardiola

City face a crucial week that could define their league campaign, with clashes against the Gunners, Everton and Chelsea in the space of seven days. Arsenal's winter window was limited by finances as the cl...More..

Former Panthers, Bears Defensive End Julius Peppers Retires After 17 Seasons
by | Saturday, February 02, 2019

Former Panthers, Bears Defensive End Julius Peppers Retires After 17 Seasons

He retires with 159.5 sacks, which ranks fourth on the all-time leaderboard behind only Kevin Greene , Reggie White, and Bruce Smith. He finished his career by playing in 176 straight contests, last missing ...More..

Former Vikings Pro Bowl QB Wilson dies at 60
by | Saturday, February 02, 2019

Former Vikings Pro Bowl QB Wilson dies at 60

The Cowboys said Wilson passed away Friday at his home in Coppell, Texas. He played with five different National Football League teams during a 19-year career that spanned from 1981 to 1999. Prayers for his...More..

by | Saturday, February 02, 2019

Hope Other Teams Rethink About Visiting Pakistan: Aguilleira

Pakistani police commandos stand guard during the first Twenty20 in Karachi , Pakistan , Thursday, Jan. 31, 2019. West Indies won the 2016 edition but failed in their title defence when the tournament was...More..

Giants running back Saquon Barkley says he had Rookie of Year season
by | Saturday, February 02, 2019

Giants running back Saquon Barkley says he had Rookie of Year season

The star running back beat out Cleveland's duo of Baker Mayfield and Nick Chubb , Indianapolis Colts linebacker Darius Leonard , and Denver running back Phillip Lindsay to claim his first major individu...More..

Ole Gunnar Solskjaer reveals one surprise after six weeks in hotseat
by | Saturday, February 02, 2019

Ole Gunnar Solskjaer reveals one surprise after six weeks in hotseat

It appeared at one stage as thought the France international's days at Old Trafford may be numbered as he struggled to earn regular game time under a Portuguese coach. Those goals are not a fluke either, So...More..