Sports

West Indies win the T20 thriller by one runs against India

West Indies win the T20 thriller by one runs against India

Dhoni came out and with Rahul going great, he played the second fiddle as India reached 182 for 3 at the end of 15 overs, needing 64 runs from the final five overs to win the match. Charles's innings featured six fours and seven sixes and when he fell in the 10th over, West Indies were well-placed at 126-1. India are likely to have Lokesh Rahul and Shikhar Dhawan open the innings with Rohit Sharma demoted to the middle-order. Read More

Continue Reading »

US Open: Wawrinka leads Djokovic 2-1

At one point, Djokovic turned to Wawrinka as he as receiving treatment and said, "Sorry man, couldn't stand". "I had to wait", Wawrinka said. Ahead of Sunday's US Open men's final, Ahmed Rizvi looks at the history between finalists Novak Djokovic and Stan Wawrinka ahead of the showdown. Read More

Continue Reading »

With a new plane, Clinton courts media on the campaign trail

Clinton said that the attacks on her family's foundation were not rooted in fact and sidestepped a question on whether her daughter, Chelsea, should step down from the foundation's leadership if she is elected in November. Yet a broad majority, 78 percent, say they would favor a bill to allow those immigrants working in the United States illegally, who meet certain criteria, to stay and eventually apply for citizenship. Read More

Continue Reading »

Packers lead Jaguars 21-17 at halftime

Training camp is over, the starters have emerged from the witness protection program and the Green Bay Packers' season will begin Sunday at Jacksonville. The Packers are going with Lane Taylor at left guard to replace Josh Sitton after the team's surprising release of the three-time Pro Bowl selection. Read More

Continue Reading »

Don't blame Mkhitaryan and Lingard for derby loss - Mourinho

But they could not find a leveller, while the excellent De Bruyne - whom Guardiola said "played an unbelievable, incredible game" - hit a post again with around 15 minutes to go. "I didn't change after 20 minutes because I didn't want to destroy the players", Mourinho said. "And mistakes from the referee are football too". Manchester City's Kelechi Iheanacho (left) celebrates scoring his side's second goal of the game with team-mate Nolito (right). Read More

Continue Reading »

Chiefs going with running back-by-committee approach

Chiefs going with running back-by-committee approach

The third-quarter play gave the Colts the lead for good at 21-14 in a 38-21 decision over Vince Lombardi's Green Bay Packers at Baltimore's Memorial Stadium on October 25, 1959. MIA): With Thomas Rawls not at 100%, look for Michael to get the majority of the work this week. Running back Jamaal Charles , as well as outside linebackers Tamba Hali and Justin Houston were recovering from knee operations. Read More

Continue Reading »

David Luiz talks Chelsea return, Premier League title, and Conte tactics

I think we have improved since he's come here. Whether he will line up in defence or in a holding midfield role remains to be seen, and Luiz is ready to fill in wherever needed. "He's a good guy and a positive guy in the dressing room". Luiz has traditionally been deployed as a centre-half, but provides a certain amount of versatility for Conte, who also moved to sign left-back Marcus Alonso from Fiorentina. Read More

Continue Reading »

49ers Tight End Bruce Miller Arrested for Assault, per Report

49ers Tight End Bruce Miller Arrested for Assault, per Report

The man's father came to his son's aid, and was also attacked by Miller. Miller knocked on the door of a hotel room and was told by the 70-year-old man occupying the room that he had the wrong room. San Francisco Police said they responded to a hotel in the 1200 block of Columbus Ave. on a report of an intoxicated person. Miller briefly faced misdemeanor spousal abuse charges past year after allegedly grabbing his wife's phone. Read More

Continue Reading »

Charleston Southern suspends 14 for Florida State game

Charleston Southern suspends 14 for Florida State game

Florida State officials say the 122 feet wide by 62 feet tall scoreboard is the tallest in college football. But he bounced back and managed the game and made plays. Charleston Southern University is following an NCAA rule that specifies players can only use the exact amount of book money provided by a school on books, and they must return the rest, according to Deadspin . Read More

Continue Reading »

Nico Rosberg shocked to see team-mate Lewis Hamilton make the podium

Rosberg started on pole and kept the lead after his main rivals, fellow front-row starter Max Verstappen and the Ferrari pair of Kimi Raikkonen and Sebastian Vettel, collided at the first corner. Rosberg, who set his best time on the first run in Q3 was kept honest by a good drive from Red Bull's Max Verstappen who was second, just 0.150sec back, his career best qualifying position which makes him the youngest ever driver on the front row, and Ferrari's Kimi Raikkonen in third. Read More

Continue Reading »

Shaq, Iverson, Yao Headline 'Extraordinary' Hall Class

You think Yao watched a little tape on Hakeem Olajuwon when he arrived in Houston? But Iverson remained himself, even through clashes with coaches, and became one of the all-time greats. "I'm not sure there's a better ambassador", Izzo said. "They were excited like I was, if not more ". Iverson's Hall of Fame speech promises to be engaging. Read More

Continue Reading »

Adrian Peterson surprised Vikings landed quarterback Sam Bradford

Vikings fans remember the failed experiment of quarterback Josh Freeman in 2013. ABOUT THE TITANS (2015: 3-13, fourth place in AFC South): Tennessee hopes its running game is one with which to reckon with the additions of Murray and 2016 second-round pick Derrick Henry, who captured the Heisman Trophy a year ago after rushing for 2,219 yards and 28 touchdowns - both SEC records - in his junior season at Alabama. Read More

Continue Reading »

Kerber breezes into US Open final

Kerber breezes into US Open final

So will a 23rd Grand Slam championship, another record. Karolina Pliskova (R) of the Czech Republic shakes hands with Serena Williams of the United States after a women's singles semi-final match at the 2016 U.S. "For sure, she has a lot of confidence". For world No. 1 Serena Williams , crashed and burned. Even me, I'm sometimes not playing when I'm 100 per cent ready and I don't think others care. Read More

Continue Reading »

WWE 'Backlash' 2016 Rumors & Predictions: 'Lunatic Fringe' Heel Turn Best For Business

WWE 'Backlash' 2016 Rumors & Predictions: 'Lunatic Fringe' Heel Turn Best For Business

If that means a few months of babyface Nikki Bella as champion (again), then so be it. Give Becky a feud with Alexa Bliss in the meantime, because the world is ready for that amount of awesomeness in one rivalry. As Dolph himself says during the Miz vs Apollo Crews, "have I won a lot? No!" Whichever team wins this tag team match surely has the momentum advantage going into the Women's Championship Six Pack Challenge. Read More

Continue Reading »

First T20: Lewis ton powers West Indies to 245

Rookie opener Evin Lewis, playing in his only second T20 global, hit 100 (49 balls; 5×4, 9×6) and shared 126 runs for the first wicket from a mere 9.3 overs with Johnson Charles (79 of 33 balls; 6×4, 7×6) led the mauling of Indian bowlers. Andre Russell (22) and Kieron Pollard (22) added late cameos in Carlos Brathwaite's first game as skipper. Rahul ended at 110 not out off 51 balls. Read More

Continue Reading »

Most Ridiculous NASCAR Truck Race Ever Ends With Glorious Revenge Tackle

Most Ridiculous NASCAR Truck Race Ever Ends With Glorious Revenge Tackle

John Nemechek bumped Cole Custer for a first time in the final turn. Incredibly, the duo continued to battle down the main straight with the nose of Nemechek's auto just edging out Custer's. "We didn't wreck him for the win". A furious Custer told Motorsport.com afterwards: "He hit me coming to the second to the last corner - then hit me again and that sent me into the grass and he just drove me up into the fence". Read More

Continue Reading »

Ole Miss falls in latest AP Top 25 poll

Buechele, who split time with Tyrone Swoopes, completed 16-of-26 passes for 280 yards, two touchdowns and one interception against the Irish in the overtime victory. Shane Buechele became the first freshman to start a Texas opener since Bobby Layne in 1944 and threw for 280 yards as the Longhorns defeated Notre Dame 50-47 in double overtime. Read More

Continue Reading »

Colon, Mets shut out Reds

Louis on Sunday, the Reds went 0-for-7 with runners in scoring position during a 5-0 loss to the New York Mets on Monday. "It's just confidence", he said. Yankees 5, Blue Jays 3 • Jacoby Ellsbury overcame a first-inning deficit against R.A. Dickey with a two-run homer on the knuckleballer's third pitch of the game, then added an RBI single to lead host NY over Toronto. Read More

Continue Reading »

Brady plays 1st half vs. Giants in tuneup for suspension

Brady plays 1st half vs. Giants in tuneup for suspension

During his absence, backup quarterback Jimmy Garoppolo will temporarily take over Brady's role. Brady finished the game 16-for-26 with 161 yards passing with a touchdown and an interception to his name. They were getting very good pressure on the QB, had solid coverage and were keeping the Giants at bay. Then Brady had his jersey delivered to Beckham behind the scenes, as team policy doesn't allow him to do it on the field. Read More

Continue Reading »

No rematch for Williams siblings

She closed out the match on a service victor. She compiled a 24-5 total edge in winners. "I think it's really exciting. It's not ideal, of course", said her coach, Patrick Mouratoglou. The US Open top seed, with a straight sets fourth round win, earned her 308th career Grand Slam victory. Wawrinka next faces 63rd-ranked Ukrainian Illya Marchenko, who advanced when a hurting Nick Kyrgios, hobbled by a painful right hip, retired while trailing 4-6, 6-4, 6-1. Read More

Continue Reading »

Simona Halep through to US Open quarter-finals

He ended the match with both arms raised to a standing ovation. "I did everything I could today and I'm really happy I could finish the match in my way". Open to a player a dozen years younger than her, 10th-seeded Karolina Pliskova of the Czech Republic. Among the women's highlights are back-to-back afternoon matches on Ashe with the Williams sisters. Read More

Continue Reading »