England v West Indies: first ODI start delayed

The mid-innings break was cut to 30 minutes. West Indies captain Jason Holder won the toss and elected to bat in the delayed day/night first one-day global against at Old Trafford on Tuesday. Chris Woakes, David Willey and Liam Plunkett form Eng... More..

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Singapore Grand Prix 2017
by | Tuesday, September 19, 2017

Singapore Grand Prix 2017

Sebastien Vettel secured pole position in Marina Bay for the Singapore Grand Prix on Sunday, and he will be confident of overtaking Hamilton in the world title rankings, with Hamilton now on 238 points and Vett...More..

Hazard: I improved after a week with Conte at Chelsea
by | Tuesday, September 19, 2017

Hazard: I improved after a week with Conte at Chelsea

In my [playing] career I was injured a lot and I have a bit of experience. "I think Eden is a top player and he improved a lot". "I think we have managed very well his situation. He could play as a winger. ...More..

Hurricane Maria 'Spaghetti Plots' Predict Another Hit for the Caribbean
by | Tuesday, September 19, 2017

Hurricane Maria 'Spaghetti Plots' Predict Another Hit for the Caribbean

Maria "is expected to produce total rain accumulations of 6 to 12 inches", the hurricane center says, "with isolated maximum amounts of 20 inches across the central and southern Leeward Islands, including Puert...More..

by | Tuesday, September 19, 2017

Chelsea's Antonio Conte tips Charly Musonda to shine in variety of positions

Hazard went on to say that he did not always like Conte's tactics but, given the success he club has enjoyed under him, he is willing to put the hard yards in for the team. Belgian winger Charly Musonda will al...More..

Hulu's Handmaid's Tale Win Heralds Television's New 'Big Three'
by | Tuesday, September 19, 2017

Hulu's Handmaid's Tale Win Heralds Television's New 'Big Three'

Brugel, who has been promoted to series regular for Season 2, was also at the Emmys . "Thank you for what you continue to do for all of us". "The audience is counting on you". Lena Waithe became the first Afri...More..

Jose Mourinho admits he took huge tactical risk against Everton
by | Tuesday, September 19, 2017

Jose Mourinho admits he took huge tactical risk against Everton

United and Manchester City have an identical record at the top after five Premier League games - wins, points, goals scored and goals conceded - with Pep Guardiola's team on top only alphabetically. "What I s...More..

by | Tuesday, September 19, 2017

Aston Martin eyeing Red Bull F1 engine deal

The automaker is now considering an engine supplier role, one that could pair it with Red Bull Racing. Earlier in the weekend, Red Bull team boss Christian Horner was asked about Porsche entering F1 but ins...More..

Mauricio Pochettino suggests Juan Foyth is set to make Tottenham Hotspur debut
by | Tuesday, September 19, 2017

Mauricio Pochettino suggests Juan Foyth is set to make Tottenham Hotspur debut

Kudos to Pochettino for putting it out there and telling it like it is, as his side will host Barnsley tomorrow in the League Cup third round. He is already serving a three-match suspension in the Champions L...More..

Terrorism threat in Britain lowered from 'critical' to 'severe'
by | Tuesday, September 19, 2017

Terrorism threat in Britain lowered from 'critical' to 'severe'

British Prime Minister Theresa May raised the city's terror threat level to "critical" - meaning an attack is imminent - but downgraded it Sunday to "severe" - meaning an attack is highly likely. The couple who...More..

Neymar And Edinson Cavani Had To Be Separated In Dressing Room [L'Equipe]
by | Tuesday, September 19, 2017

Neymar And Edinson Cavani Had To Be Separated In Dressing Room [L'Equipe]

Mario Balotelli has defended "crack" Neymar for trying to impose himself on set pieces at new club Paris Saint-Germain. Reports in France have claimed that the pair's tension spilled into the dressing room,...More..

Bayern's Neuer out until January after foot operation
by | Tuesday, September 19, 2017

Bayern's Neuer out until January after foot operation

MANUEL NEUER could be facing "several months" on the sidelines with another suspected broken foot. The injury threatens to pile further misery on Ancelotti who is facing question marks over his job after Bay...More..

Another loss in Atlanta shows why Packers need Lambeau Field in playoffs
by | Tuesday, September 19, 2017

Another loss in Atlanta shows why Packers need Lambeau Field in playoffs

Coming off their big season-opening win over the Patriots , the Chiefs got off to a slow start but came alive in the second half for a 27-20 win over the Philadelphia Eagles. Green Bay does have some premie...More..

The Detroit Lions Head To New York To Take On The Giants
by | Tuesday, September 19, 2017

The Detroit Lions Head To New York To Take On The Giants

On Sunday, they host the 2-0 Atlanta Falcons - still the NFC favorite - and then travel to Minnesota for a game against a Vikings team that might have Sam Bradford back behind center. Matt Prater's 56-yard ...More..

by | Tuesday, September 19, 2017

Barcelona president Bartomeu criticises Neymar over lack of honesty

Liverpool: Liverpool's Brazilian attacking midfielder Phillipe Countinho on Sunday admitted he was interested when the offer came from FC Barcelona but added he is also proud to play for his current club and...More..

by | Tuesday, September 19, 2017

Saints bench Kenny Vaccaro as Sean Payton brushes off trade rumors

Reports sprung up over the weekend that Vaccaro has been the subject of trade talks, but he's trying to block out the rumors. New Orleans' defense showed no improvement from last season in their Week 1 loss t...More..

Madrid confirm Isco deal
by | Tuesday, September 19, 2017

Madrid confirm Isco deal

Now, with James Rodriguez out on loan and seemingly unlikely to return on a permanent basis, and with Gareth Bale's star descending, it's Isco who is regarded as the creator in chief of this team. "I think ...More..

by | Tuesday, September 19, 2017

Everton fans slate defender after defeat to Manchester United: "Absolute garbage"

More happy than Thursday (they lost to modest Serie A side Atalanta in the Europa League ). Carrick was handed the Manchester United captains armband following the departure of Wayne Rooney to Everton...More..

by | Tuesday, September 19, 2017

Gary Neville Takes Another Swipe At Alexis Sanchez And Mesut Ozil

Often compared to a train or bulldozer, Kolasinac has shown his power and ability down Arsenal's left hand side in the opening weeks of the Premier League season. This game had a lot of weight to it as Ars...More..

Happy that our lower order is firing with the bat: Kohli
by | Tuesday, September 19, 2017

Happy that our lower order is firing with the bat: Kohli

Earlier, Australia's chase to India's 281/7 was cut to 164 in 21 overs by incessant rain. Kohli has been in maverick form but in the first ODI against Australia , he fell prey to a wide ball from Nathan Co...More..

Former England footballer to take up boxing aged 38
by | Tuesday, September 19, 2017

Former England footballer to take up boxing aged 38

So who said boxing was a dying sport, eh? . Ferdinand reportedly plans to fight only once and it will be part of a TV documentary series, which will showcase the footballer's training routines. 'Without the ...More..

The Handmaid's Tale and Big Little Lies triumph at Emmys
by | Tuesday, September 19, 2017

The Handmaid's Tale and Big Little Lies triumph at Emmys

If you still haven't jumped into the series yet, The Handmaid's Tale follows the story of life in the dystopia of Gilead, a totalitarian society in what was formerly part of the United States. The actress t...More..

Maria, Jose, Lee: Where do hurricane names come from?
by | Tuesday, September 19, 2017

Maria, Jose, Lee: Where do hurricane names come from?

John and disaster relief to the island from Puerto Rico after Irma . Jose and Maria are two of 13 named Atlantic storms this season, which has so far killed at least 100 people. With the memories of the ...More..

Everton Knew Lukaku Would Leave From March, Reveals BBC Reporter
by | Tuesday, September 19, 2017

Everton Knew Lukaku Would Leave From March, Reveals BBC Reporter

The pressure is building on Everton manager Ronaldo Koeman after the team suffered their fourth straight loss on Sunday. United and Manchester City have an identical record at the top after five Premie...More..

Formula One: Hamilton wins crucial, chaotic Singapore GP
by | Tuesday, September 19, 2017

Formula One: Hamilton wins crucial, chaotic Singapore GP

Sebastian Vettel , Hamilton's leading title rival, who had started on pole, paid the price for a slow start and his smash - involving Kimi Raikkonen , Vettel's Ferrari team-mate, as well as Max Verstappen ,...More..

by | Tuesday, September 19, 2017

Andrew Bogut agrees to one-year deal with Los Angeles

Bogut has since recovered from it, and will be available once the Lakers' training camp starts. Bogut suffered a broken leg less than one minute into his Cleveland Cavaliers debut in February and missed the...More..

U.S. firefighter says he'd rather save a dog than 'a million n****s'
by | Tuesday, September 19, 2017

U.S. firefighter says he'd rather save a dog than 'a million n****s'

Why? Roysdon had written on his Facebook that torn between saving a dog and a black man, he'd save the dog. Fellow firefighter Ryan Grubbs came out against Roysdon and says his comments do not reflect t...More..

Neymar-Cavani: A 'war of egos'
by | Tuesday, September 19, 2017

Neymar-Cavani: A 'war of egos'

Alves explained the situation after the match , attempting to deny he'd shown any favouritism to his Brazilian teammate: "I was going to take it. I got the ball to take the free-kick, because I've scored so...More..

by | Tuesday, September 19, 2017

Kolten Wong playing second base for St. Louis on Friday

The pitch in question, helpfully tweeted and commentated by Lackey's wife. Year-long? Hunches? I don't like any of these answers. "It takes a special group to do that", outfielder Jason Heyward said. "We're...More..

Wayne Rooney Reception Leaves Juan Mata Proud Of Manchester United Fans
by | Tuesday, September 19, 2017

Wayne Rooney Reception Leaves Juan Mata Proud Of Manchester United Fans

Romelu Lukaku scored against his former club as Manchester United thrashed Everton to move joint-top of the Premier League . Rooney left the Red Devils this summer as the clubs record goalscorer, to ret...More..