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Steve Agnew determined to show his managerial credentials at Middlesbrough

Boro lie three points adrift of safety in the Premier League with 11 games remaining having won just twice since October. "So I think in the fourth year, he d...


Shashank Manohar resigns as ICC chairman citing personal reasons

Manohar has stepped down from his post due to " personal reasons " after just eight months in charge. Personal reason means genuinely personal. "How can it ha...


UCL Match Report: Atletico Madrid v Bayer Leverkusen 15 March 2017

Julian Brandt had a beaming chance to push Leverkusen in front near the 27-minute mark, when a quick break up the pitch saw the German in space inside Atleti's ...


'Yaya Toure in talks with different clubs'

Toure was frozen out by Guardiola earlier in the season after a row between the manager and Seluk, before the situation was resolved in November. The Ivory st...


USC Upsets SMU, 66-65, to Advance in NCAA Tournament

SMU's Ben Emelogu II (21) defends as Southern California's Elijah Stewart (30) looks for an opening to the basket in the first half of a first-round game in the...


Dontari Poe signs with the Falcons

Poe is joining a less-crowded line in Atlanta, not to mention a better team. It seems that Atlanta's biggest bang in free agency came a week later. ESPN repor...


We don't want 2022 Comm Games too: GCoast

Now, the IOA has stated that they are keen to bring back the Commonwealth Games to India, if the government backs it's bid. Our president and members are discus...


EJ Manuel expected to sign with Raiders, sources say

This addition, of course, would be to compete for the backup job behind Derek Carr. Given a few limited opportunities in 2016, including a Week 17 start, Manu...


World Rugby announce changes to global schedule

The dates for the autumn internationals will also move forward a week to the first three weeks of November , with the Rugby World Cup similarly starting a week...


Detroit Lions possible landing spot for Adrian Peterson

In light of that, Vikings general manager Rick Speilman only further hammered away on that premise on a media conference call by stating that Peterson's time in...


Kawhi Leonard returns for Spurs; LaMarcus Aldridge outlook uncertain

It helps to have one of the league's stars, Kawhi Leonard, leading the way. Kawhi Leonard scored 31 points in his return from a concussion and San Antonio t...


Having beaten cancer, Danny Jacobs won't be intimidated by Gennady Golovkin

While Jacobs has leaned on the boxing counsel of unbeaten light-heavyweight champion Andre Ward and employed innovative conditioning techniques, Golovkin, meanw...


Boston Bruins @ Edmonton Oilers Game Thread

The Bruins were scored on seven times, marking it one of their uglier performances of the year. "I put it on the group, I'm not going to nitpick about the g...


The best of Day 1 of the NCAA Tournament

I wish I could tell you the secret to nailing the flawless March Madness bracket through analytics, but in the absence of being able to retire off that inform...


Europa League finalists will only get 10000 tickets each

As noted by the Daily Mirror , the Premier League will need to announce dates for rearranged fixtures before the Europa League quarter-finals are completed, me...


Medical students matched to Baton Rouge hospitals

All 130 fourth-year medical students are listed below with their future medical specialties and the locations of their residency matches. The Match Day cere...


Second Test: Bangladesh make solid start in Sri Lanka Test

Sri Lanka took a flurry of late wickets to put the brakes on Bangladesh at the second Test in Colombo Thursday after the tourists made a promising start t...


Spurs manager Pochettino: "Kane's injury is a big opportunity for Janssen"

But what can we do now? "We can cope", Pochettino insisted at his weekly press conference this afternoon. "We are happy with him". "It's true that in some p...


QB Geno Smith leaves Jets for Giants

Smith visited the Giants last weekend. In his last two seasons, the former West Virginia Mountaineer played a total of three games thanks to injury. And he'll g...


Jose Mourinho 'knows names' of players blamed for Aitor Karanka axe

Gibson has insisted the man who was previously assistant to Mourinho at Real Madrid left of his own accord, dismissing reports he was sacked. He added: "In th...


Charles Barkley: LaVar Ball "averaged 2 more points than a dead man"

A hoops version of Earl Woods (Tiger) and Richard Williams (Venus and Serena), the Ball patriarch started his kids early, getting them to jump off the first ste...


Dont'a Hightower's free agency played out just like Devin McCourty's

He also notes that the Patriots "knew about any potential medical issues and were comfortable proceeding". Ultimately, he made a decision to return to New Engla...


NFL Draft Prospect Jourdan Lewis Charged With Domestic Violence

Police were called early on Wednesday morning to respond to the incident. Subsequent investigation led to a misdemeanor assault charge against Lewis, accordi...


Israeli baseball team heading home after Japan defeat

Venezuela joined Puerto Rico as the two teams that moved on from Group D. Team Israel has continued its surprising run at the World Baseball Classic (WBC), ...


Malcolm Butler Meets With Saints Ahead Of Schedule

The Patriots entered this offseason with $60 million in cap space, and it appears they've chose to go hunting with it. While some have questioned Gilmore's stat...


Jose Mourinho wrong to call Antonio Conte's Chelsea defensive, says Jamie Carragher

Eden Hazard will not be cowed by any team looking to use unfair means to shackle him, says Chelsea manager Antonio Conte. Chelsea have said they have a coup...


Rangers to Play Sabres in 2018 Winter Classic at Citi Field

The game, which will be played on January 1, 2018, is set to be between the Buffalo Sabres and the New York Rangers. Including the Sabres is a nod to the 10th...


Dempsey, Morris to USMNT for Cup qualifiers

But then, he quickly added: "You get the opportunity play with the national team, you want to want to try to help them qualify for the World Cup". Six players...


Cody Gribble ushers an alligator back into the water ... with his hand!

No one can yet understand what was going on in the mind of 26-year-old golfer Cody Gribble when he made a decision to take things in his own hands and ask the...


Lillard's 36 points spoil Aldridge's return as Blazers top Spurs

Spurs - Aldridge has scored 1,000 points for a 10th straight season, joining LeBron James and Dwyane Wade as the only active players with that streak. Spurs for...


Seattle Seahawks RB Eddie Lacy weighs 267 pounds

He rushed for more than 1,000 yards in each season, setting a career high with 1,509 yards in 2012 and a career high in touchdowns with 16 in 2013. Packers co...


Vikings sign RFA WR Adam Thielen to three-year contract

The 2016 season was the eighth in which Newman had played with Vikings Head Coach Mike Zimmer as his head coach or defensive coordinator. Asked for further cl...


Ravens Trade C Jeremy Zuttah

With Zuttah, the 49ers add an interior offensive lineman capable of starting at all three interior spots, including center, where Daniel Kilgore has struggled...


Former Buffalo Bills wide receiver Justin Hunter signs with Pittsburgh Steelers

As first reported by ESPN's Jeremy Fowler , former Buffalo Bills receiver Justin Hunter is signing with the Pittsburgh Steelers on a one-year deal. If any t...


Packers reunite with CB Davon House on one-year deal

He joined the Packers soon after, playing mostly special teams in two games with one tackle. When asked how he thought he would be used in Green Bay, Bennett ...