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BCCI Applauds Ravindra Jadeja and Cheteshwar Pujara

Smith's rating of 941 after the Ranchi Test is the fifth highest ever recorded - just one point behind Jack Hobbs and Ricky Ponting, three adrift of Len Hutton ...


Sarah Palin Says Kaepernick's Meals On Wheels Donation Is Shameless 'Political Stunt'

Former vice presidential candidate Sarah Palin's w dismissed the donation as a "political stunt", but then deleted its post. Still, regardless of what headlin...


Biden Questions Trump Administration 'Romance' With Putin

Joe Biden spoke to a crowd of Affordable Care Act supporters in Washington, D.C. Wednesday, in which he called upon Congress not to repeal President Obama's sig...


Syracuse-UNC Greensboro NIT opener postponed due to extreme weather

When slotting the Orange (18-14) against the Spartans (25-9) Tuesday night at the Carrier Dome, NIT selection committee chairman Reggie Minton said - without a ...


Zanzibar becomes 55th member of Confederation of African Football

For the past few years, Jordaan has been one of Hayatou's special advisers, but the relationship changed when Hayatou refused to back Jordaan in the campaign. I...


Things got pretty heated with a punch-up in the National Basketball Association last night

Ibaka and Lopez both were ejected from the game, and it's possible each player will face further discipline - a suspension, fine or both - from the National Bas...


We must 'hit' world-class Bale, says Keane

Roy Keane has admitted that working out a plan to stop "brilliant" Wales dangerman Gareth Bale is easier said than done. The Republic of Ireland No2 rates the...


MI opens as a 1-point favorite vs. Oregon

MI made six of 17 three-pointers just two days after setting a school record for theer-pointers in NCAA tourney games. The Trojans had rallied from second-half ...


Former Team Sky rider Josh Edmondson admits no-needle rule violation

Former Team Sky rider Josh Edmondson has said that he broke cycling's no-needle policy to inject himself secretly with vitamins. His best result that season was...


Adrian Peterson and Minnesota Vikings are officially parting ways

Adrian Peterson has taken his final handoff for Minnesota, a 10-year run featuring a league MVP award, plenty of off-the-field drama and a franchise-leading 11...


Stars look to get back on track against slumping Oilers

ABOUT THE OILERS (35-24-9): Leon Draisaitl has been limited to just two assists and a minus-4 rating in his last six games after erupting for seven points (thr...


Australia and South Africa vie for second spot in Test rankings

Jadeja gained seven points after his performance in the third Test. After a dim show in the just concluded Ranchi test, Ashwin lost 37 points and fell one spot ...


Kane injury not as 'severe' as previous one

That injury against Sunderland kept hin out for seven weeks. "It's hard. It looks a similar situation to [the injury sustained against] Sunderland, but we'll se...


Sweet 16: When the tournament really begins

I've been hearing the same complaints, carping and criticism for 42 years. 4 - Teams that rank in the Top 20 in offensive and defensive efficiency according t...


Ozil, Sanchez and Mustafi have failed Wenger - Jens Lehmann

The Gunners' long-serving French boss is under increasing pressure following a woeful run of form, that has seen the North London outfit drop to sixth place in ...


Jadeja, Pujara, Vijay promoted to Grade A as BCCI doubles retainer fees

Jadeja, who has had a magnificent home season, went past Ashwin to become the No. 1 bowler in the ICC Test rankings. However, Suresh Raina and Harbhajan Singh...


Which Germany players will Premier League bosses be watching during England friendly?

England play Lithuania on Sunday in the World Cup qualifiers. "I'm not sure we've always looked at ourselves in the mirror as closely as we should, that's wha...


Antoine Griezmann tells Spanish press he's staying at Atletico Madrid

The talented France forward is believed to be Manchester United's number one strike target this summer and reports suggest Jose Mourinho is willing to pay the £...


Ex-Oregon Ducks RB Kenjon Barner signs with Los Angeles Chargers

Barner averaged 4.6 yards a carry in 24 games for the Eagles, so he may only need the right opportunity to become a useful piece of the Chargers offense. "The 5...


Russia's Vitaly Mutko barred from FIFA Council

Mutko, however, shrugged off the decision, which he said would have no effect on the World Cup to be staged next year, and said he would not appeal. In an eff...


Women's team, USA Hockey continue talks with World Championships looming

The players also issued a statement, saying, "Today, almost 20 players from the U.S. Women's National Hockey Team and their Ballard Spahr lawyers met with USA H...


I want to play in English Premier League - Neymar

Neymar has won seven trophies, including two La Liga titles and the Champions League with Barcelona. Neymar was also a part of the treble winning Barcelona side...


Mike Rhoades Reportedly Will be Hired as VCU Head Coach, Leave Rice

Head coach Shaka Smart and former assistant coaches Will Wade and Mike Rhoades during the third round of the 2012 NCAA Men's Basketball Tournament at the Rose G...


NCAA Tournament schedule 2017

An action-packed weekend is something everyone expected when tuning into the 2017 NCAA Tournament, but days three and four were really something special. Jersey...


Liverpool great Ronnie Moran has died at the age of 83

Liverpool said they were "deeply saddened" by the passing of the man who served them for nearly half a century. Moran played more than 350 games for the club...


NCAA women: UConn begins drive for fifth straight title

They've been waiting for this moment all season. "I've got it narrowed down to eight teams that we could potentially play", the UW coach said. They sat on plu...


Team USA tells Rays' pitcher Chris Archer that he isn't needed

The World Baseball Classic final has been played in the United States in each of its four editions, but the home team had never made it. Managing like that ne...


DETAILS: Chelsea make £37m offer for Monaco star Bakayoko

Following reports the Blues had agreed terms with the 22-year-old, it was said their only objective to secure a deal was to pay more than their rivals this summ...


Brady's Super Bowl jersey found in Mexico

Shortly afterward, the locker room opened to media members and Brady, returning to his locker, discovered that the jersey was no longer in his bag. "The HPD c...


New image shows Tom Brady's stolen game-worn Super Bowl jersey

Acevedo reminded reporters that there are far more serious crimes for police to investigate, but that this one struck at the state's pride, what Acevedo called ...


BCCI names squads for Deodhar Trophy

Moreover, he also claimed 10 wickets with his off spinners. Deodhar Trophy is not played in the zonal format now and three teams- India "Red" , India "Blue"...


F1 Australian GP: Ricciardo tips Ferrari to match Mercedes in Melbourne

He also insisted there was no risk of slipping into a number two role alongside Hamilton. "It's a great challenge for everyone, but I think especially for me"...


Barcelona star Neymar reveals Premier League desire in shock interview

Of the 21 teams from Europe's Big 5 leagues that appear in the top 100 ranking, 10 are from the Premier League. Upset at having to play three games in seven d...


Blue Jays Nearing Extension With Manager John Gibbons

The second time has been the charm for John Gibbons and the Toronto Blue Jays. In addition, they've praised his easy-going personality and ability to control a ...


Bastian Schweinsteiger joins MLS side Chicago Fire

While he was a key figure for the German national team for over a decade, participating in three World Cup tournaments and four European championship tourna...