Sport


Lara embarrassed by tactics of '80s and '90s West Indies Lara embarrassed by tactics of '80s and '90s West Indies
- September 06, 2017

First, Bangladesh beat Australia narrowly by 20 runs to register their first ever win against that country. England head to Lord's for a series decider after the Windies recorded a shock five-wicket triumph at Headingley last week to level up at 1-1. (more...)
It's not Hal over after Ben Woodburn's late show lifts Wales It's not Hal over after Ben Woodburn's late show lifts Wales
- September 06, 2017

At the final whistle, Wales went above Republic of Ireland into second in Group D and a big step closer to at least a play-off place. Serving quality football news from around the globe. Wales started the second half brightly, with their two most important players nearly stepping up to put them ahead. "We could have got the result". (more...)
Alexis Sanchez says he is 'tired of being criticised' after Chile loss Alexis Sanchez says he is 'tired of being criticised' after Chile loss
- September 06, 2017

But the Etihad Stadium club were unable to agree a deal with Arsenal , meaning the forward will remain at the Emirates for the time being. Sanchez , who was one booking away from suspension, started for Chile in the encounter in La Paz and received a yellow card in the 83rd minute of his team's 1-0 defeat at Bolivia . (more...)
Ireland desperate for World Cup place for crocked Coleman Ireland desperate for World Cup place for crocked Coleman
- September 06, 2017

After you finish a double header and you have won both games there are a lot of emotions, relief, happiness, elation and you are feeling exhausted too. The Czechs are physical and had a lot of movement and for that you need a player with top-class game intelligence. As it happens, some of their best performances under O'Neill have come off the back of a disappointing showing. (more...)
Gentle giant Juan Martin del Potro hoping to spoil Federer-Nadal semifinal Gentle giant Juan Martin del Potro hoping to spoil Federer-Nadal semifinal
- September 06, 2017

It seemed doubtful whether the popular Argentine would be able to complete the match but he raced through the third set, saved two match points with aces in the fourth and then clinched the fifth to win 1-6, 2-6, 6-1, 7-6 (7-1), 6-4. The German, who spent all of his preparation time on clay courts at home in Europe, hasn't been affected by his alternate preparation at all, winning all of his matches thus far in straight sets. (more...)
Nadal cruises into US Open quarterfinals Nadal cruises into US Open quarterfinals
- September 06, 2017

Though Dolgopolov is unseeded, he had won two of the last three meetings with Nadal . As the first seed at the #2017 Us Open , Nadal is one match away from a possible match with Roger Federer in what could be an electrifying semi-final. (more...)
England to host India for 5 Tests, 3 ODIs & T20Is in 2018 England to host India for 5 Tests, 3 ODIs & T20Is in 2018
- September 06, 2017

When England came to India in 2016, Virat Kohli-led hosts won the five-Test series 4-0 to claim the Anthony De Mello Trophy. It has taken his career tally to 497, meaning three or more in the final Investec Test against West Indies at Lord's starting on Thursday will see the Lancastrian become just the third seamer behind Glenn McGrath and Courtney Walsh - and sixth bowler overall - to reach 500. (more...)
Firmino, Fernandinho in line for Brazil start against Colombia Firmino, Fernandinho in line for Brazil start against Colombia
- September 06, 2017

Colombia are only trailing Brazil in the CONMEBOL table, but their rivals have an 11-point lead over the continent. Since Tite took over as manager past year, Brazil have recovered some of their attacking swagger which was lost during the highly critised tenure of Dunga. (more...)
Marco Urena Saves Draw for Costa Rica vs Marco Urena Saves Draw for Costa Rica vs
- September 06, 2017

Goalkeeper Tim Howard has been replaced by Brad Guzan , one of seven lineup changes US coach Bruce Arena made for Tuesday's World Cup qualifier against Honduras . With the draw, the US was able to rebound from Friday's lethargic home loss to Costa Rica at Red Bull Arena. Immediately, Giovani showed pace in the final third as the game picked up intensity, while Jonathan kept showing the same bright glimpses he showed throughout last summer's Confederations Cup. (more...)
Tennessee Edges Georgia Tech In Double-Overtime Tennessee Edges Georgia Tech In Double-Overtime
- September 06, 2017

The combination of Callaway and Kelly carried another first-time starting quarterback in Quentin Dormady , who completed 20-of-37 throws for 221 yards and two touchdowns, but was much less efficient than this numbers showed when not throwing to Callaway or Kelly. (more...)
Bill Belichick shares New England Patriots' Super Bowl strategy against Julio Jones Bill Belichick shares New England Patriots' Super Bowl strategy against Julio Jones
- September 06, 2017

Fifteen years later, Brady is still getting it done for the Patriots . Kraft is well aware that his all-world tight end - coming off a November 2016 back injury that prematurely ended his season for a third time in seven years - has adopted Brady's eating habits and is working with TB12's body guru, Alex Guerrero, to become more flexible in the hopes of avoiding further injury and extending his career. (more...)
Saudi Arabia reaches World Cup finals with dramatic win over Japan Saudi Arabia reaches World Cup finals with dramatic win over Japan
- September 06, 2017

With both Australia and Saudi Arabia tied on 16 points in Group B, the West Asians rallied to a remarkable 1-0 victory over Japan at the King Abdullah Sports City in Jeddah, sealing their place among the world's best after finishing second in the group on goal difference. (more...)
Rashford is on path to greatness, says England manager Southgate Rashford is on path to greatness, says England manager Southgate
- September 06, 2017

He could have crumbled. "He's a great lad off the pitch and, on it, he's a special talent", Jones added. The result left England five points clear at the Group F summit with only six more on the table and Rashford sees a bright future for Southgate's squad. (more...)
Sampaoli hará cambios para enfrentar a Venezuela Sampaoli hará cambios para enfrentar a Venezuela
- September 06, 2017

Durante el fin de semana, comenzó a circular una versión que señalaba que Messi se habría negado al pedido de Sampaoli de salir al partido ante Uruguay con una bandera en reclamo por la aparición de Santiago Maldonado , lo que habría generado una pelea entre ambos. (more...)
Red Raider defense shows up for season opener Red Raider defense shows up for season opener
- September 06, 2017

Eastern Washington's Aaron Best lost his coaching debut at his alma mater. "We all have relationships with Mike Leach, and Eastern Washington beat them a year ago at their place starting off the season". Tech's senior quarterback Nic Shimonek shined in his first career FBS game. Northern Colorado 41, College of Idaho 14 - At Greeley, Colo., Jacob Knipp threw for 238 yards and Trae Riek rushed for 71 yards and a career-high three touchdowns as Northern Colorado opened its 105th football ... (more...)
Dhanush to remake Arjun Reddy Dhanush to remake Arjun Reddy
- September 06, 2017

When the movie Arjun Reddy was released , the success has resounded the entire South India for its raw and intense content. The movie has already become a huge blockbuster and now the audience are eagerly waiting to watch other 15 mins of the film. (more...)
Harry Kane's goal is to be the world's best striker Harry Kane's goal is to be the world's best striker
- September 06, 2017

He knows how many goals he has in how many games and also how many Cristiano Ronaldo and Lionel Messi had at this point. "If you ask Ronaldo to play with one or two touches then I don't know if he would be the best. "We are a work in progress". "We've got (Jermain) Defoe and (Daniel) Sturridge on there, so we've got some real quality and people who can make an impact". (more...)
Alderweireld agent hands Tottenham a warning over defender Alderweireld agent hands Tottenham a warning over defender
- September 06, 2017

Alderweireld was expected to open talks over a new deal with Spurs at the end of last season, but he admitted in July that no discussions had taken place as speculation mounted over possible interest from Manchester City and some of Europe's top clubs. (more...)
Sergio Garcia breaks putter, has to use 3-wood Sergio Garcia breaks putter, has to use 3-wood
- September 06, 2017

He was one under through four holes, but went on to bogey four of the next five, missing numerous short jabs, leading to a round of 75. Thankfully Garcia was able to hole a few putts as he's giving $2,000 to victims of Hurricane Harvey for each birdie he makes this week. (more...)
Kieron Pollard Just Committed A Horribly Unsportsmanlike Act In The Caribbean T20 Kieron Pollard Just Committed A Horribly Unsportsmanlike Act In The Caribbean T20
- September 06, 2017

St Kitts and Nevis Patriots needed 129 to win and they achieved the target without losing a wicket with Lewis scoring 97. Kieron Pollard is very popular among cricket fans for his aggressive style of playing cricket. "It hurts, but hitting 97 not out off 33 balls?" Pollard, the Barbados captain, had not bowled a single no ball in the tournament. "I'll take that any day", Lewis said. (more...)
Colts say quarterback Andrew Luck will be out indefinitely Colts say quarterback Andrew Luck will be out indefinitely
- September 06, 2017

Though Ballard avoided setting a timetable for Luck's return to the lineup, it seems likely he could return sooner than the six to eight weeks he would have missed had the Colts opened up a roster spot by keeping him on PUP. Looking down the road, Brissett has a strong chance to be the future backup behind Luck. The Indianapolis Colts will open up their 2017 National Football League season without their starting quarterback under center. (more...)
Eden Hazard hopes to see Diego Costa return to Chelsea fold Eden Hazard hopes to see Diego Costa return to Chelsea fold
- September 06, 2017

Of course, the transfer windows for both English and Spanish clubs has now passed meaning Costa will nearly certainly remain a Chelsea player until January at least. Thibaut Courtois has channelled his inner Gerard Pique with a "he stays" social post regarding Diego Costa's continued presence at Chelsea . The first is that he return to England, the second that he return to training, the third that he get himself match fit and the fourth that he make himself available for selection. (more...)
Lukaku heads Belgium into Russia; Netherlands secure big win vs. Bulgaria Lukaku heads Belgium into Russia; Netherlands secure big win vs. Bulgaria
- September 06, 2017

Despite lining up with some of the world's most feared forwards in Kylian Mbappe, Thomas Lemar and Antoine Griezmann, France were held at bay by goalkeeper Jonathan Joubert and it was Luxembourg who nearly snatched all three points late on when Gerson Rodrigues was denied by the post in a 0-0 draw. (more...)
Belgium and Mexico qualified for the world Cup Belgium and Mexico qualified for the world Cup
- September 06, 2017

Find out how to watch Mexico-Panama below. The game will kick-off at 21:30 ET / 20:30 local on Friday, September 1st. So it will be easy for Mexico to defeat Panama in today's match. Mexico is a great team, but it isn't invincible. Panama has won only one match, lost one match and the other four matches ended in a draw. Giovani and Jonathan dos Santos were unused substitutes in the win. (more...)
Premier League star wanted Man Utd Deadline Day transfer Premier League star wanted Man Utd Deadline Day transfer
- September 06, 2017

Mahrez , 26, has scored 35 goals in 141 appearances for Leicester since his debut back in 2014 the winger made it clear that he was keen for for a transfer away from the King Power Stadium this summer. So desperate was the Premier League victor to get away from his current club, he allegedly left his national team Algeria's training camp in order to force through a transfer. (more...)