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S Sreesanth writes to BCCI for NOC


On S. Sreesanth, who was cleared by the Kerala High Court on charges of alleged match fixing, Edulji said the Board's legal team would study the order and advise on the future course of action. Sreesanth said his first target would be to play games for Glenrothes in the Scottish league, and then Kerala state, as he bids to fight back into the Indian team. Read More »

Norovirus outbreak hits hotel housing track athletes at world championships in London


Van Niekerk, who also set the world record when winning Olympic gold in Rio past year, was in imperious form, running a devastating final bend to finish in 43.98 seconds, easing up a full 15 metres from the line. The IAAF caused controversy last night after Makwala was denied entry to the stadium in a last-ditch effort to be able to participate in the final of the 400m. Read More »

Braves Rookie Suffers Freak Injury Running Onto Field Before Game


Braves players initially found the situation somewhat hilarious before realizing the 23-year-old Camargo suffered what looked to be a serious injury . Camargo has played 64 games with the Braves this season, batting.292 with 17 doubles, three home runs and 19 RBIs. In his game at Triple-A on Tuesday, a pinch-hitter came in to replace Swanson in the first inning. Read More »

Florida family finds snake living in attic for up to four years


CBS affiliate WTSP-TV reports Adam van der Herchen had been hearing noises coming from the attic and spotted a snake through an opening in the ceiling at his home in Englewood, Florida. Van der Herchen would've much preferred a rat in the attic instead of a boa, but nonetheless, he's thankful this uninvited guest is gone. The snake trapper took the snake away and found a more suitable home for it. Read More »

US Sanctions Mexican Soccer Star Rafael Marquez and 21 Others


It is the single largest designation of a drug trafficking organisation ever by its Office of Foreign Assets Control (OFAC), the statement said. Marquez, who now plays for Liga MX club Atlas and has played for Barcelona as well as several clubs in Mexico and for the New York Red Bulls in MLS, was cited as having a long-time relationship with Flores Hernandez. Read More »

Grandma has adorable reaction to Yan Gomes' walkoff home run


Cleveland Indians ace Corey Kluber pitched a complete game Tuesday, giving up just three hits and one earned run while striking out 11 batters during the 4-1 victory over the Rockies. He's actually performing better in both categories than he did during his Cy Young year, lowering his hits-per-nine-innings from 7.9 to 6.3 and raising his strikeouts-per-nine-innings from 10.3 to 12.4. Read More »

Arsene Wenger Eyes Alexis Sanchez Deal As PSG Focus On Kylian Mbappe

Rafa Benitez has revealed he's tried to hold talks with Arsene Wenger in a bid to sign Lucas Perez from Arsenal. "I just think we are not open - what I said to you many times - to any offers, anyway". "I think he will not play at Stoke, yes". And Wenger is seemingly willing to lose him for nothing, thus turning his back on a potential fee of around £50million this summer. Read More »

Wenger: "No Sanchez Offers"


The message coming out of Arsenal is that he is simply not for sale, and recent reports suggest Sanchez has accepted that and will stay for another season. I just think we are not open - what I said to you many times - to any offers, anyway. "No", he replied when asked if any players were poised to leave. Read More »

Grey's Anatomy: Eliza Minnick won't be back in season 14


Grey's Anatomy spoilers for Season 14 reveal that yet another doctor is set to leave Grey Sloan Memorial Hospital, and the departure could leave fans a bit confused. Jo Wilson), it's going to be good to watch. The news - though sad - is actually not alllll that surprising because Minnick (played by Marika Dominczyk ) was sacked from the hospital at the end of Season 13 by Dr. Read More »

MLB, MLBPA announces creation of Players Weekend


The colorful uniforms are meant to recall youth league uniforms. On the other end of the spectrum, Mike Zunino and Ben Gamel decided they're last names are perfectly suitable for the new jerseys. "Major League players have been supported by family members, coaches and organizations that helped them develop their unique skills and overcome challenges to reach the highest level of the sport". Read More »

Paris Considering eSports Addition To 2024 Olympics Competition


He told The Associated Press: "We have to look at it because we can't say, 'It's not us". Shortly after his inauguration in May, Macron met with the visiting International Olympic Committee (IOC) Evaluation Commission members in Paris when he vowed solid support for the bid and committed to take part in the remaining two scheduled presentations. Read More »

Real Madrid edges ManU for Super Cup title

Real Madrid seized the opportunity after a attractive one-two Kroos and Isco played at the edge of United's box, the German setting the Spaniard free after five players in red shirts were taken out by a brilliant pass. "For me, the medal would go to some place in my house and for that kid, it's the moon". "Imagine when I lose". After that, United started playing much better. Read More »

Clarets striker on brink of £18m move


Gray was in the a year ago of his Burnley contract, having joined from Brentford for £9m in 2015 and helped them back to the Premier League with 25 goals in his first season at the club. It was always going to take a lot of money to see Burnley part with their prized striker . "Burnley Football Club thanks Andre for his contribution during his time at Turf Moor and wishes him well in the future." Former club Brentford stand to earn over £2m from his move to the Hornets , with a 27.5% ... Read More »

Always the pre-fight salesman, Floyd Mayweather says he's 'lost a step'


He's a lot younger, so youth is on his side", Mayweather told ESPN . I've been off a couple of years, and I'm in my 40s. Owen Roddy, who, of course, is Conor's longtime striking coach, has made a habit in recent times of chronicling McGregor's fight camps and publishing the resulting videos to the official SBG Charlestown YouTube channel, but this time around, the stature of the event within the context of combat sports history has made this series by far the most anticipated to date. Read More »

No contact with PSG over Sanchez, claims Wenger

With Arsenal failing to qualify for this season's Champions League , Sanchez has been heavily linked with a move away from The Emirates Stadium although Wenger has repeatedly said this off-season that the Chile global is not for sale. Read More »

Ousmane Dembele removes Dortmund from his social media bios


It has been one disappointing transfer window for FC Barcelona , who usually is seen attracting the most talented bunch of footballers, but have contrarily seen one of the brightest talents in world football, Neymar Jr. Earlier on Tuesday, reports from Spain emerged saying that a three-piece Barcelona delegation, including football management director Raul Sanllehi, is set for a trip to Dortmund to enter negotiations with the Bundesliga side. Read More »

Eugenie Bouchard 'would love more than anything' a big Rogers Cup run


So it's tough to get through tough matches when you're in a moment like that. Bouchard broke Vekic for a 2-1 lead in the second set but lost her next serve, responding by bouncing her racket off the ground in frustration. "This was a very nice experience to live in my young career, commented Saying in a press conference". After that, will likely await Petra Kvitova - ranked 14th in the world - who beat Bouchard in her only Grand Slam final at Wimbledon three years ago. Read More »

Joe West Suspended Three Games For Comments About Adrian Beltre


West added that during one recent game that he umpired, Beltre complained that a pitch called a strike was outside, when West said it was right down the middle of the plate. Adrian Beltre was called the " biggest complainer " by Joe West . West says the DH makes opposing lineups tougher on pitchers and makes them "pitch everybody like it's a 3-4-5 hitter", slowing down the game in the process. Read More »

Falcons' Freeman becomes NFL's highest-paid RB


According to Silver , Freeman will be averaging $8.25 million per year over the life of his new contract. Freeman was drafted by the Falcons in the 4th round of the 2014 NFL Draft out of Florida State. Overall, he has over 3,175 yards from scrimmage and 27 touchdowns in two years. In 2016, Freeman topped 100 yards from scrimmage in seven games and led the Falcons with 1,541 yards from scrimmage. Read More »

Tiger Woods to enter special program that could leave record clear


Participants in the program are typically required to accept the deal by the time of their arraignments, but local attorneys say prosecutors still could have worked out a similar arrangement for Woods in the future. Woods was arrested at 2 a.m. Tiger Woods was charged with driving under the influence on May 29 after being found asleep in his Mercedes-Benz on the side of the road. Read More »

Philippines beats China in first 2017 FIBA Asia Cup match


Moreover, Gilas' big man June Mar Fajardo will not play because of injury. The Filipinos pulled off the huge victory even if they were a player short, as veteran Calvin Abueva was thrown out of the game with just 2:27 left in the opening frame after being whistled for a disqualifying foul. Read More »

Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger highlights Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain potential amid Chelsea bid


SunSport recently revealed the Blues were eyeing a swoop for the Arsenal midfielder, who has so far refused to sign a new contract. Today, Chelsea step-up their attempts to sign Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain.... Oxlade-Chamberlain has one year left on his deal meaning he can leave for nothing at the end of the season. The Mail reports that Antonio Conte sees Oxlade-Chamberlain as a ideal fit for the wing-back system he deploys at Stamford Bridge and he could provide good competition to both ... Read More »

Stanford coach David Shaw disagrees with UCLA QB Josh Rosen


Because if his future interviews are anything like the one he recently did with Bleacher Report , he's going to have a bit of a reputation, even if the things he's saying have a lot of truth to them. Rosen, who is projected to be one of the best quarterback's available in next year's NFL Draft, added that some players choose to go into the NFL Draft early because it's either stay and fail out of class or take your chances making it in the NFL. Read More »

Milan offer escape route for Chelsea outcast Costa


Costa, who has been exiled from Chelsea training, is keen to return to former club Atletico Madrid where he wouldn't be able to play until at least January. Atletico coach Diego Simeone was also asked about Costa's situation at the postmatch news conference and suggested the club's hierarchy were working on a deal. Read More »

Riyad Mahrez to Roma: Italian giants ditch effort to sign Leicester star


Rome is doing everything possible to take the player", Monchi told reporters. As I've said , I'm happy with the efforts the club is putting in to sign the player. Mahrez recently changed the profile picture on his Facebook page from one wherein he donned the Leicester jersey to one where he only has his Nike vestitures on. Read More »

New York Jets' Sheldon Richardson rips former teammate Brandon Marshall again


We had six months to talk about it. We got a glimpse of the discord last December, following a 41-3 beatdown at the hands of the Patriots , when Richardson told reporters that Marshall " should be embarrassed ". And I was the one that addressed it. After Marshall asked for and was granted his release, Richardson said, "The locker room is a whole lot easier to get along with now. Read More »

Mike Trout hitless in win over Orioles


He notched his 1,000th career hit. The Angels host the Orioles Monday night and Trout, who hopefully took a shower after receiving his "birthday gift", will be in center field. "It makes you feel good". "It makes you feel special just to be a part of such a good company". CINCINNATI - Patrick Kivlehan hit a grand slam, and Joey Votto, Adam Duvall, and Zack Cozart added two-run shots, lifting Cincinnati to victory in the opener of a three-game series. Read More »

Alan Pardew backs Manchester United for Premier League title


Only seven teams have achieved a ideal 15 points from five games during the period: Manchester City (2016/17 and 2015/16), Manchester United (2011/12), Chelsea (2010/11, 2009/10 and 2005/06) and Arsenal (2004/05). Whether players arrive or not, we have to be competitive and fight for the title". "The player knew the decision, his agent knew the decision, clearly the lawyer has not been well informed", said a Chelsea spokesman yesterday. Read More »

Red Sox Activate Dustin Pedroia From DL


In short, given not only his performance this season but also his dominance in recent seasons, this is why the Red Sox acquired him in December. No decision has been made on when he will return to second base. On the other side is Rays rookie Austin Pruitt, who has moved from the bullpen and could stick in the rotation down the stretch. He struggled in two relief appearances against Boston in April, with a 13.50 ERA and a 3.60 WHIP, thanks to an eight-hit, four-run outing in which he only ... Read More »

North Korea threatens to teach US "severe lesson"


At the same time, US officials acknowledge that even if the sanctions are properly enforced, there is no guarantee they will be any more effective than previous rounds, which have failed to halt steady progress in North Korea's nuclear and missile programs. Read More »

Carragher expects Conte to leave Chelsea in next 12 months


After Pedro's red card they scored and it became more hard for us. We met again in pre-season with Chelsea ending up 3-0 winners again in the searing heat of China, so it is obviously our turn to win this time around! But the Blues lost their first competitive match of the season on Sunday, with Arsenal claiming the Community Shield on penalties. Read More »

Favorite Van Niekerk defends men's 400m world title

Earlier on Tuesday, Makwala was quoted as telling Mmegi: "I feel fine, no tests were conducted on me". It would appear that it's a generalised assumption given the fact that other athletes that stayed in the hotel had a viral attack, it could be possible that one of the symptoms - and only one - could be connected to norovirus. Read More »