Friday May 26-th, 2017

Leicester City beat Club Brugge 2-1, advance in Champions League Leicester City beat Club Brugge 2-1, advance in Champions League

Ranieri has now reached the Champions League with five different teams. Leicester were unrecognisable from the side who have struggled in the Premier League this season. "It is unbelievable, to be top of the group". Having secured the top spot ...

Chatham Turkey Trot raises dollars for diabetes, first responders Chatham Turkey Trot raises dollars for diabetes, first responders

Don't mess with that guy, he's capable of anything. Almost 25,000 participants raced on the 12th Annual Applied Materials Silicon Valley Turkey Trot in downtown San Jose on Thursday. Joining the holiday racing scene this year with a start and end p...

Prosecutors seek 10-year prison sentence for Samuel Eto'o Prosecutors seek 10-year prison sentence for Samuel Eto'o

In addition to a sentence of 10 years and six months, prosecutors are also demanding a fine of $15.1 million for the four counts of tax fraud for supposedly defrauding Spain's tax authority of nearly $4 million from 2006-09, according to court docume...

United States falls to Costa Rica in World Cup qualifier

Klinsmann's tactical structure and ability to motivate his players will now come under further scrutiny, and U.S. Soccer president Sunil Gulati must decide whether to stick with the man he tasked with revolutionizing American soccer or if now is the ...

Brendan Rodgers welcomes improvement by Celtic team despite defeat to Barcelona

I felt that at 1-0 we were in the game, so to go to 2-0 after [Dembele] missing a header was disappointing, but the referee didn't give us much during the night. "We controlled the game but it wasn't enough to win". Rodgers revealed that Leigh Grif...

South Africa humiliate Australia in Hobart, win series 2-0

The second innings destruction heaped more pressure on Smith and Darren Lehmann and increased calls for significant team changes for the final day-night Test against the tourists in Adelaide next week. "We're not being resilient, we're not willing to...

Arsenal's Aaron Ramsey plays down clash with PSG's Edinson Cavani

Cavani and Ramsey produced the game's biggest flashpoint in the first half. At the stroke of half-time, as Giroud was gearing up to take the penalty to bring Arsenal back on level terms in the game, Cavani attempted to delay the Frenchman.

Luis Enrique dismisses rumours of Messi move to Manchester City

Celtic will also be facing a full-strength Barca, who rested several players for the match against Malaga and were without the suspended Luis Suarez and Leo Messi due to illness. It's probably going to be they'll have more possession but as individu...

Injury roundup: DeAndre Levy out for Lions vs. Vikings Injury roundup: DeAndre Levy out for Lions vs. Vikings

They finally stopped the skid with a 30-24 victory over Arizona last weekend. The teams haven't experienced much success in recent years, but both find themselves in the thick of the playoff hunt in 2016. Matt Asiata eventually ran it in from five y...

Five Indian shuttlers enter second round of Hong Kong Open Five Indian shuttlers enter second round of Hong Kong Open

In the first game, Sato kept pace with the Indian till 12 points a piece but Nehwal took five points in a row to take a substantial lead and closed out the game with a score of 21-18. She had lost in the first round of the China Open last week. The...

AG says charges against doctor 'tip of iceberg' AG says charges against doctor 'tip of iceberg'

The charges carry a maximum sentence of life in prison. I would also like to thank Attorney General Schuette and his team for their quick action on this case. "We're going to be very aggressive on it and we're going to press forward and I think we'll...

Rodgers says the Packers can run the table

Jared Cook had a huge game last week against the Washington Redskins. Technically, Mark Murphy is in charge of the day-to-day operations of the Packers as team president and he's hearing it from a spoiled fan base that has watched Hall of Fame qua...

Southampton XI to beat Sparta Prague

Costa Nhamoinesu's early goal instead proved enough to ensure Sparta will finish top, and Southampton have lost their chance of being seeded. "We made a good start in the game, but then on the first free-kick we take a goal against us and thi...

Smith drops strong hint Ferguson will replace Marsh in Hobart

It's time for Mitchell Marsh to make way for Callum Ferguson in Australia's test team, says former test seamer Geoff Lawson. Steven Smith's Australia lost all three Tests on their tour of Sri Lanka in July and August, and they will now look f...

PSG stunned by cancellation of defender's visa to UK PSG stunned by cancellation of defender's visa to UK

It means Arsenal are likely - again - to finish second which means they'll face one of the top-placed sides from the other groups and will also play the second leg away from home in the last-16. However, the Spanish manager admitted that he will ha...

Jackson Bird recalled as Australia change five for third Test Jackson Bird recalled as Australia change five for third Test

A white mint has overshadowed South Africa's bid for a series whitewash in Australia but the pink ball is what will determine the tourists' fate in the dead rubber. Only six members of the second test squad have survived the purge: captain Steve Sm...

Warriors crush Pacers, Spurs win again Warriors crush Pacers, Spurs win again

We also heard from Steve Kerr about how former Pacer David West , who heard a few boo birds at the Fieldhouse, is making his veteran presence felt. "We watched it up close for seven games a year ago in the playoffs". Zaza Pachulia has stumbled into ...

Colour-blind Aussie wicketkeeper Wade ready for pink ball Test

Crisis-torn Australia will attempt to prevent rampant South Africa from an unprecedented series clean sweep in the day-night third Test in Adelaide , starting tomorrow, after a team shake-up of historic proportions. "I'm not for one minute going to ...

Bird is the word for new-look Australia in Adelaide

The match will be only the second day-night Test in Australia after the home side thrillingly beat New Zealand by three wickets on only the third day at Adelaide Oval past year. "I've got to work it out", he said on Monday. "But I'm actually real...

NHL expansion team gets a name: Vegas Golden Knights NHL expansion team gets a name: Vegas Golden Knights

The Las Vegas NHL franchise tonight announced it will be known as the Vegas Golden Knights™. Everyone pretty much knew Knights would be in the name. He initially wanted to call the team the " Las Vegas Black Knights" as a nod to his time in th...

Hypothetical College Football Playoff Lines For Alabama-Clemson, Ohio State-Michigan

The Clemson Tiger football team is now No. 4 in the College Football Playoff standings. Four days before it was scheduled to face USC, Notre Dame was placed on one-year probation by the NCAA for academic misconduct. Ohio State follows , and t...

Meyer, Harbaugh Have a Chance to Recharge a Rivalry

Say what you will about Ohio State coach Urban Meyer - many have - and criticize his methods. Growing up in Ashtabula, Ohio, Meyer remembers the "Ten-Year War" between Ohio State's Woody Hayes and Michigan's Bo Schembechler. 41 days later...

LSU's Orgeron aims to keep players focused amid uncertainty LSU's Orgeron aims to keep players focused amid uncertainty

After week 12, and according to ESPN , Texas A&M is projected to play in the AdvoCare V100 Texas Bowl on December 28 on ESPN at 9:00 p.m. against either the Baylor Bears (Schlabach's projection) or the TCU Horned Frogs (McMurphy's projection...

Fisher cracks jokes after win, but Rams offense remains grim Fisher cracks jokes after win, but Rams offense remains grim

Jets quarterback Bryce Petty , who surprisingly made his first National Football League career start in place of the injured Ryan Fitzpatrick, went 19 of 32 for 163 yards with one touchdown and one interception. "We were able to stay with it", Coach ...

Andy Murray beats Novak Djokovic to end 2016 as world number one

Andy Murray of Britain reacts to a losing point against Milos Raonic of Canada during their ATP World Tour Finals semifinal singles tennis match at the O2 Arena in London, Saturday, Nov. With a host of film, music and sporting celebrities watchi...

Daily fantasy sports rivals DraftKings and FanDuel to merge Daily fantasy sports rivals DraftKings and FanDuel to merge

BOSTON Daily fantasy sports rivals DraftKings and FanDuel have agreed to merge after months of speculation and increasing regulatory scrutiny. Both DraftKings and FanDuel have had to spend millions of dollars paying lobbyists and fighting leg...

Houston spoils Louisville's playoff hopes with 36-10 win Houston spoils Louisville's playoff hopes with 36-10 win

He was one of the lone bright spots for the Louisville offense however, and needed every ounce of athleticism to somehow rack up 211 yards passing and another 33 on the ground given that his offensive line gave up 11 sacks. Most thought Houston wou...

Dangers of concussions hitting home in Panthers locker room Dangers of concussions hitting home in Panthers locker room

Kuechly left the Week 11 win after taking a helmet to the chest and getting hit in the back of the helmet by a teammate. According to ESPN's Adam Schefter , Kuechly is contemplating a visit to Pittsburgh-based concussion specialist Dr. Despite thi...

Key players for Seahawks, Eagles injured in grueling game Key players for Seahawks, Eagles injured in grueling game

Michael re-signed with Seattle this offseason and earned a role on the team as Rawls continued to recover from ankle surgery and Prosise was slowed with various ailments. Prosise, Ryan Mathews and Darren Sproles all could be out for multiple weeks af...

Gordon Strachan refuses to discuss his Scotland future after England defeat

Gareth Southgate has strengthened his chances of securing the England manager's position on a permanent basis after watching his side inflict their most emphatic defeat on Scotland in over four decades, with the interim manager admitting he has l...

Oakland mayor floats 'framework' plan to keep Raiders Oakland mayor floats 'framework' plan to keep Raiders

She will now meet with city council and representatives from the area in in-camera sessions for the remainder of the week to further outline the deal. In October, the Nevada Legislature passed a bill allowing for $750 million in public funding for an...

Howzat! Record for de Grandhomme on Black Caps debut Howzat! Record for de Grandhomme on Black Caps debut

He says the Black Caps' relentless accuracy, especially when batting conditions improved in the second innings, was the difference between the teams. He suspects another lively track for the second and final Test in Hamilton starting on Friday.

Melania Trump, Michelle Obama sit down for tea in the White House

The two men have had nearly no one-on-one contact previously. President-elect Trump, who rose to political fame by falsely questioning the birth place of the sitting president, called President Obama a "very fine man". WATCH: President Barack Oba...

Harvick completely at ease in must-win situation at Phoenix

The wild and drama-filled final laps saw Matt Kenseth crash and lose a chance at a championship, with Logano and Busch getting the final two spots. I'm still yelling and screaming down in Victory Lane. "Man, this feels so good", Logano told reporte...

Cardinals add Cecil to bullpen Cardinals add Cecil to bullpen

Cecil , who was named an American League All-Star in 2013, ranks among the majors' top 10 active leaders in career strikeouts per nine innings (11.05) and strikeout to walk ratio (5.63) among left-handed relievers. "I think Brett would be happy to te...

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