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Sri Lanka 118-2 after South Africa sets big target of 488

Requiring a world-record total for victory, Sri Lanka made a cautious start with openers Dimuth Karunaratne and Kaushal Silva seeing them through to lunch uns...


Ronda Rousey looks so ready for UFC 207

In a self-promotional sport like UFC, that's a big no-no. He does what he wants. "They want to do this to make her feel strong or something". Who knows what t...


Boulder County coroner says Rashaan Salaam shot himself in head

According to the autopsy report, his blood alcohol level was.250 - more than three times the legal limit for driving - at the time of the autopsy, which took pl...


Former BYU coach LaVell Edwards dies

He coached multiple College Football Hall of Fame inductees, a Heisman Trophy victor in Detmer, two Outland Trophy winners (DT Jason Buck and OG Moe Elewonibi...


Dallas Cowboys Fan Gets The Best Revenge After Being Dumped By Text

For a real-life example of why you should always adhere to this policy, I present Brenna Clanton, a female Cowboys fan who showed up alone to the team's Monday ...


CONFIRMED: Chelsea made enquiry for Atlanta midfielder, reveals Agent

He is younger and unproven and does not have Nainggolan's wealth of experience but has been called into the Ivory Coast squad for the Africa Cup of Nations. Che...


Gary Kubiak: Paxton Lynch might start vs. Raiders

First-year starting quarterback Trevor Siemian had his worst outing at Kansas City and "has to play a (heck) of a lot better than he did", Kubiak said. Kubiak s...


Lions coach Jim Caldwell's focus on 'the team,' not coaching future

Here's how the first six drives of the game looked like: touchdown, touchdown, touchdown, touchdown, punt, touchdown. "He was actually talking about that preg...


Vikings RB Adrian Peterson ruled out vs Packers

It was a tough night for the Minnesota Vikings, who were eliminated from the play-offs after losing 38-25 to the Green Bay Packers on Christmas Eve. Minnesota...


James will remain at Madrid according to agent

Unless you've been under a rock for the past couple of weeks, you will know that James Rodriguez is more than likely going to leave Real Madrid . These are ...


Mark Nicholas taken back to hospital after second health scare

He returned to the Melbourne Cricket Ground commentary box on Wednesday to commentate on day three of the Test but was taken to hospital again after suffering...


Rockets' Onuaku shoots free throws underhanded in debut

Onuaku scored six points and grabbed rebounds in a 131-115 win over the Phoenix Suns on Monday, his National Basketball Association debut. While none of the p...


It sounds like Mike Zimmer has forgiven his cornerbacks

When a respected coach quits and veteran players are in open defiance, the tendency, of course, is to redirect. What is more likely to have happened? ESPN's ...


Melo Trimble leads Maryland over IL on Tuesday

Plenty of choices in that regard. The Illini got little production outside of Malcolm Hill (6-of-10 shooting for 21 points). Turgeon said after one of his t...


Blizzards, ice storms complicate travel across northern Plains

Weather.com is forecasting another one to three inches of snow in the northern Plains, northern Minnesota and northwest Wisconsin Monday. The Minnesota Depart...


Authorities kill escaped Texas inmate in South Texas shootout

Live Oak County Sheriff Larry Busby tells our sister station KVUE that Childers got out from the window of the auto. Childers opened fire on the officers, who s...


Randy Edsall returns to replace Bob Diaco as UConn head coach

Diaco's inaugural UConn team went 2-10, but he coaxed the Huskies to a 6-6 regular-season record and a berth in the St. Petersburg Bowl a year ago before the te...


Manchester United have sensationally not completed the signing of another Benfica player

United have been tracking the 22-year-old Sweden worldwide for some time, and a delegation from Benfica flew over to England last week for talks set up by super...


Titans move Marcus Mariota to injured reserve ahead of surgery

A season in which the Tennessee Titans have built some giant playoff hopes crashed Saturday at EverBank Field. Now, they find themselves just out of the running...


Jose Mourinho hails Henrikh Mkhitaryan after 'phenomenal' goal

Mkhitaryan's stunning goal came just after four minutes of Zlatan's goal. He is in fine form, having scored three goals in his last three games. "That was the...


Manchester United Persuaded Against Completing Signing of Defender

Phil Jones and Marcos Rojo have been in brilliant form of late and crucial to the side's recent good results, forming an unexpected dominant partnership at the ...


Cam Newton scores with visit to boy battling heart condition

It was Taylor's Christmas wish to meet Cam , his favorite football player, and the wish came true a couple days after the holiday. Few things are better th...


Cristiano Ronaldo hails ideal and best year ever

The figures match the details of the player's income published by the player's management company Gestifute , which argued they show Ronaldo was in compliance ...


Blackhawks Activate Artem Anisimov, Place Marian Hossa On IR

The Chicago Blackhawks had 2 on 1's and 3 on 1's but passes didn't click and saves were made, so it's not like it's time to panic or anything, but it does see...


Cowboys fan explains viral sign about being dumped by fiance

Brenna Clanton shared her message through a sign that has since gone viral. She said she bought tickets to Monday night's game as a birthday gift for her fian...


Penn State starting linebacker, big-play receiver suspended for Rose Bowl

The Penn State football program has suspended two key players ahead of its Rose Bowl matchup with USC. Neither will play against the Trojans on January 2. Black...


Joel Embiid's butt-slapping rivalry with DeMarcus Cousins grows

The power of JoJo is a curious thing. He went 2 for 4 on three-pointers and sank 8 of 9 foul shots. Cousins had himself a game as well, finishing with 30 points...


Chelsea prepare Kessie bid?

The Blues have had a €25m (£21.3m) offer rejected by the Serie A club but are closing on the Ivory Coast global. Kessie has scored six goals in 16 appearances...


Infantino pushing for 48-team World Cup

Fifa, and Infantino, are now thought to prefer a competition with 16 groups of three, having initially considered a design that would see 16 teams eliminated af...


Maryland Terrapins: Terps rout IL in Big Ten opener

Melo Trimble had 20 points, shooting 70 percent from the field (7-10) with three rebounds and two assists. Malcolm Hill had 21 points and seven rebounds fo...


Packers-Lions outcome will determine plenty for playoffs

In the NFC South , the Atlanta Falcons hold the two seed after their win over the Carolina Panthers and Seattle's loss to the Cardinals. And yet Ro...


Ivory Coast include Former Man Utd Winger In AFCoN Squad

The 24-year-old recently made a decision to switch allegiance having grown frustrated at his lack of England recognition, with his last cap coming in 2013. Vete...


I won't die if I don't win Ballon d'Or: Neymar

The report adds that Iniesta 'will demand to continue to be one of the highest paid players in the squad' something that could cause issues for those in that ...


Terry Bradshaw on Mike Tomlin: 'Really a great cheerleader guy'

And with his impressive coaching resume, the way he handles himself and how he manages his team, we respect Tomlin as such. The short version goes something lik...


Keep your eyes on Richards, Douglas at Russell Athletic Bowl

Four of those five averaged at least 4.8 yards per carry. As for West Virginia , the conversation starts with their spectacular young quarterback Skyler How...