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Sexton to start for Ireland against France

Few players would be thrust into what is expected to be a highly physical Test match having had so little game time in the last few months, but Schmidt says Se...


Valtteri Bottas: Mercedes Now Know How to Handle Rivalries

New F1 regulations for the 2017 calendar ensure constructors will be producing cars that will adopt a far more aggressive look. "Yesterday was the first time se...


Pochettino hopes of confirmation for Wembley stint next year

Mauricio Pochettino's side went into the Europa League Round of 32 second leg a goal down to Belgium's eighth-placed side and needed to produce a winning result...


Charlie Nicholas states his prediction for Tottenham v Gent

Successive Spurs managers have been given money to spend on players but Pochettino said they could not splash the cash in the way of football's wealthier club...


Cowboys, Cardinals to meet in 2017 NFL Hall of Fame Game

Dallas backup quarterback Kellen Moore (Boise State) and three other former Broncos could make their 2017 season debuts August 3 on NBC when the Cowboys play th...


UFC announces Singapore event

Full-time national serviceman Aaron Luke Rozells hopes to see his favourite fighter and two-time UFC welterweight champion Georges St-Pierre. Albert Morales (...


Rangers' Josh Hamilton heading back to Texas after 'tweaking' left knee

Walt Lowe , who performed Hamilton's season-ending surgery June 8, and he wanted to examine Hamilton". Josh Hamilton has flown to Houston to see his orthope...


Rockets trade Tyler Ennis to Lakers for Marcelo Huertas

However, Houston will then promptly waive the aforementioned Huertas upon his arrival. He was traded the the Milwaukee Bucks before the 2015 trade deadline. I...


Mavericks Ship Former Warriors Center Andrew Bogut to 76ers

The Vertical was first to report the deal. This is somewhat surprising news, considering Noel had not really been talked about much in trade rumors until Wed...


Oklahoma City Thunder acquire Taj Gibson in 5-player deal

His -0.6 nERD ranks 270th out of 463 players and is ninth on the Bulls. He's shown flashes at times during the season and in Summer League as a pick-and-roll po...


Raptors upgrade defense by acquiring PJ Tucker in trade with Suns

However, it is also worth noting that Tucker failed to appear in a single National Basketball Association game between the 2007-2008 and 2011-2012 seasons follo...


Penguins acquire Hainsey from Hurricanes

This is the third major injury the Penguins have suffered on their blue line within a week's time. The 6-foot-3, 210-pound Hainsey had three straight seasons...


Ross Taylor sets New Zealand record with 17th ODI century

The veteran celebrated with a mighty swish of his bat as the ball from Wayne Parnell flew to the cover boundary. The South African juggernaut, that had won a re...


Mahi Way! MS Dhoni travels in the train with his Jharkhand boys

The domestic 50-over competition is set to start on February 25, with Punjab playing its first match against Vidarbha. Kolkata: Former India skipper Mahendr...


Pacers gauging interest on market for George

So when George met with team owner Herb Simon in recent days and told him that the Hoosier state was still the place for him, how he would love nothing more tha...


Lou Williams traded to Rockets for Corey Brewer, 1st round pick

The Charlotte Hornets look to be buyers as the February 23rd trade deadline draws closer. Williams was averaging a career-high 18.6 points to go with 2.3 re...


Cheltenham Gold Cup Favourite Ruled Out For Rest Of The Season

Thistlecrack joins Coneygree in missing the Gold Cup, the 2015 victor having withdrawn last month due to injury, while other big names such as Faugheen, Annie P...


Kevin Pietersen hits out at ICC with damning tweet

The 24-year-old, who played for Mildenhall and Tuddenham as a youngster, was at the centre of a bidding war at the annual IPL auction before eventually being si...


Ben Stokes dubs his IPL 2017 auction amount as 'life-changing'

I'm sure that all other franchises had a look at it and also, he is an overseas spinner. "I'm just seriously excited about getting going". Roy will get his fi...


Wales name unchanged back row

The 24-year-old missed the narrow defeat to England last time out, but will now return to the starting XV at Murrayfield. The Cardiff Blues player, who was cr...


Recall Alert: 2014-2017 Dodge Charger, Chrysler 300

Chrysler received a report in January 2016 about a 2014 Dodge Charger police auto with a damaged transmission caused by a front driveshaft that was loose. About...


Tom Brady's missing Super Bowl jersey valued at $500000

Cops have yet to name any suspects and while the official investigation is still ongoing, Brady has chose to have a little fun and make light of the drama in a ...


Manchester City will learn from thriller against AS Monaco: Pep Guardiola

Yet all that turned to mush within four minutes, undone by a self-inflicted blow, Willy Caballero's cotton wool clearance picked up by Monaco and turned in an...


Minnesota Timberwolves and New York Knicks discuss Derrick Rose trade

New York Knicks point guard Derrick Rose may not be the same player he was before all the injuries, but he is still getting a lot of attention on the trade ...


The Rock calls CM Punk after WWE Raw ends

It turned out that The Rock was filming a scene that was meant to be Paige's debut in the WWE. Johnson then tried to FaceTime Punk but was apparently unable...


Star studded Arsenal edge past non-league Sutton United

Sutton's memorable run in the FA Cup is over. "We couldn't afford to go out tonight". It was hoped that the club's two recent FA Cup wins in 2014 and 2015 w...


Forget Pogba fee - Man Utd getting their money's worth with mercurial Mkhitaryan

However, the result provoked a change at Old Trafford and United have lost only twice in 27 games since - once in the Europa League and once in the EFL Cup. So ...


Wizards reportedly interested in Lou Williams, Bogdanovic

ESPN reporter Zach Lowe also reported that the 2017 first-round pick is lottery protected. According to Brian Lewis of the New York Post , the Nets may loo...


Arsenal star Alexis Sanchez set to quit Arsenal in the summer

Wenger, whose ability to speak near flawless English from the moment he arrived at Arsenal in 1996 charmed the media and fans alike, won praise early on for his...


Sevilla look to seize Champions League opportunity against Leicester

But on Wednesday evening the England global will spearhead Leicester's bid to secure a positive result at the Ramón Sánchez Pizjuan Stadium, claiming the pressu...


Budapest Olympic bid chief downbeat over 2024 hosting hopes

Bidding alongside powerhouses Los Angeles and Paris, Budapest has been considered a long-shot candidate, pinning its hopes on the International Olympic Committe...


Angry Leicester deny defender was too scared to take throw-ins

Millwall hit back at Leicester City for the manner in which they dealt with a complaint to the Football Association, claiming that no concerns were raised at th...


Iowa State lands Dresser as new wrestling coach

Director of Athletics Jamie Pollard made the announcement Monday afternoon. "He just decided he wanted to live and work at Iowa State more than Virginia Tech". ...


Basketball: NBA star wrongly believes the Earth is flat

It doesn't appear that Kyrie Irving was serious when he recently said that he thinks the Earth is flat. Irving is not the only National Basketball Associa...


Jared Odrick trolls Jacksonville Jaguars following release, friction

Odrick led the Jaguars in sacks with 5.5 in 2015 after agreeing on a contract worth $42.5 million with $22 million guaranteed. Odrick has never been a dominan...