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England Captain Alastair Cook steps down from Test captaincy after record stint

England were whitewashed 5-0, a result with a messy aftermath in which both coach Andy Flower and mercurial batsman Kevin Pietersen had to move on. The same c...


Alexandre Lacazette says leaving Lyon in the summer is the 'right moment'

Samuel Umtiti left Lyon to join Barcelona last summer and Lacazette admits he would love to follow his former team-mate to the Nou Camp. The France worldwide ...


Wisconsin 65, IN 60

Sloppy at times, downright ugly at others, Sunday's trip to Wisconsin ended like so many others for Indiana. No one wants to play in 20-point blowouts night in ...


Marcelo faces hate over Ronaldo, Neymar birthday wish

The Madrid attacking full-back then went on to wish his friend and team-mate, Cristiano, a warm happy birthday. Shortly afterwards and Marcelo posted a happy ...


Heat extend winning streak to 10 games behind Hassan Whiteside

By the end of the third quarter, Whiteside had a 30-point, 20-rebound game on his hands. Whiteside played more as a complementary offensive player. Through th...


Six Nations 2017: Italy v Wales - the talking points

The Italians in Rome defended their citadel against a stuttering band of Celts as Wales , eventually, got their Six Nations off to a winning start. Williams ...


John Lynch misses out on Pro Football Hall of Fame, again

Boselli got a glimpse of what it's like to get that knock on the door at the Pro Football Hall of Fame Merlin Olsen luncheon Friday. An official announcement ...


Back injury forces Tiger Woods out of Dubai Desert Classic

Quelling all persistent armchair doctors with calculated witticism, he offered reassurance such as, "For me, it's about preparation", and how his new swing desi...


Paul Pierce emotional in last TD Garden game

Pierce, who had played just one time since Christmas, was the final player introduced for the Clippers before Sunday's game and received an extended standing ov...


Stoke signing Berahino served FA ban while at West Brom

The Football Association does not comment on its social drugs policy regulations. Speaking to BBC West Midlands , Pulis said that ever since West Brom reject...


Tottenham see off resilient Boro

Everyone in the ground knew that had the Dutchman equalised Harry Kane's second-half penalty the title race would have been over before February had properly be...


Timberwolves LaVine out for season with torn knee ligament

Diane Dahm revealed that guard Zach LaVine has a torn ACL (Anterior Cruciate Ligament) in his left knee. Vick ready to move on from NFLCavs unwilling to break u...


George HW Bush Throws Coin Toss at Super Bowl 2017

George Sr. received a standing ovation for his spirited toss, and the coin landed in favor of the Atlanta Falcons. However, both were recently admitted to - an...


Falcons QB Matt Ryan named 2016 NFL MVP over Packers' Aaron Rodgers

Ryan topped New England's Tom Brady for the highest league honor, with Dallas rookie running back Ezekiel Elliott and Oakland Raiders quarterback Derek Carr...


Houston Rockets retires Yao Ming's No. 11 jersey

The foul, Carter-Williams' sixth, robbed the team of his services down the stretch. Harden responded with a contested jump shot. "Offensively, we went on a ...


This time, Tar Heels ready for challenge of the Irish

How demanding a day was it for the Irish? Isaiah Hicks is the third double-digit scorer and Kennedy Meeks is grabbing 9.5 rebounds. Also, new documents alle...


United States and Jamaica set to square off

Morris scored in the 59th minute , and the United States beat Jamaica 1-0 Friday night to give Arena the first victory of his second stint as national team c...


Larry Fitzgerald, Eli Manning share NFL Man of the Year award

Arizona Cardinals wide receiver Larry Fitzgerald and New York Giants quarterback Eli Manning were named co-winners of the Walter Payton Man of the Year awar...


Iowa State beats 92-89 Kansas in overtime

Iowa State finally breaking the Jayhawks in Allen Fieldhouse - no Big 12 team had done it since Oklahoma State in 2013 - does make another Kansas Big 12 titl...


Scotland captain Laidlaw says "changed group" has found winning ways

Paddy Jackson's converted try pushed Schmidt's men into an unlikely ascendancy, only for Greig Laidlaw to slot two penalties and seal the hosts' victory. "The ...


EPL 2016/17: Chelsea 3-1 Arsenal, 5 Talking Points

It is tomorrow. They [players] must not think beyond the game. Wenger's future at Arsenal has been one of the main talking points at the Emirates Stadium th...


Jurgen Klopp responds to Jose Mourinho criticism following Hull City draw

However, after a week in which they lost three times to teams below them (and in one case to a team from a lower division), the draw was an improvement. Having ...


Watch all of the 2017 Super Bowl commercials so far

Justin Bieber explores the history of touchdown celebrations in T-Mobile's upcoming Super Bowl ad. Bieber deactivated his account last August due to fans' h...


Scottsdale police arrest pro golfer for extreme DUI

The legal limit in Arizona is.08. Bowditch was released on bail from the Scottsdale City Jail later on Saturday morning. Bowditch is in Scottsdale this week...


Canada's Shapovalov defaulted after smacking ball into umpire's face

The win capped a fine comeback for Britain, who had come into the day leading 2-1 before Pospisil levelled the world group first round tie with a 7-6 6-4 3-6 7-...


Trump nominee for secretary of the Army withdraws

Donald Trump only recently announced his nominations for Secretary of the Air Force and Secretary of the Navy, according to USA Today. Defence Secretary Ji...


CT emerges with Islanders arena proposal

Four days after Bloomberg reported that Brooklyn's Barclays Center is preparing to evict the Islanders, Connecticut Gov. Dannel Malloy and Hartford Mayor Luke...


Syracuse Overcomes 12-Point Halftime Deficit, Beats No. 9 Virginia 66-62

Syracuse on the verge of an upset, a double-digit halftime lead having vanished. In the eyes of most every other spectator in the Carrier Dome on Saturday after...


Arum Gives Green Light on Pacquiao vs. McGregor Match-up

The crossover fight between boxing and MMA first surfaced in May of the previous year, when McGregor and retired undefeated boxer Floyd Mayweather , Jr. He sai...


NZ doubles battle to hard-fought win, keeps Davis Cup hopes alive

However, there was no excuse as it was an entertaining match, as Vishnu rose to the occasion the best he could, with the limited exposure he had to the conditio...


Briante Weber to Warriors

The two started watching them together. "That put-back dunk was nasty". It's been quite the 24 hours for Weber. Weber shined with the Heat's D-League affili...


Maple Leafs look to end skid in key tilt vs. Bruins

Patricks. As you may also have heard, the Toronto Maple Leafs have quite the good rookies on hand this season. The Bruins are 0-4 in their last 4 when their o...


Allen, No. 21 Duke Outlasted Pittsburgh, 72-64

Only one player from Duke's bench, Marques Bolden , didn't score. He took a deep breath and looked as if he were trying to relax. DURHAM , N.C. - Duke coa...


Reports say Joe Mixon not invited to NFL Combine

The NFL put a rule in place past year barring prospects from attending the combine if they had been convicted of a violent crime. Mixon served a one year susp...


Joseph Parker awarded Samoa Order of Merit

Duco Events, represented by Dom Jennings, managed to win the auction with a guaranteed purse of $ 3,011,000.00. The 22-year old Hughie Fury has a record of 20...