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Ben Stokes named in England ODI squad to face Australia

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The England v Australia ODI series consists of five matches with the first at the Melbourne Cricket Ground on January 14. Moeen Ali, Jonny Bairstow, Jake Ball, Sam Billings, Jos Buttler, Tom Curran, Alex Hales, Liam Plunkett, Adil Rashid, Joe Root, Jason Roy, Ben Stokes , David Willey, Chris Woakes, Mark Wood. Read More »

Strong winds expected in some counties as Storm Caroline impacts Ireland

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The weather will take a turn in the next 24 hours, and it's set to become bitterly cold for the next few days. Met Éireann says, southerly winds of up to 65 km an hour are expected with gusts of up to 110km an hour along coastal areas. "Motorists will need to slow down for their own safety, resulting in longer journey times, but you will also see more cars on the roads in affected areas", Elaine O'Sullivan, acting editor of AA Roadwatch stated. Read More »

Ronda Rousey Nearing Deal to Make Several Appearances in WWE

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WWE essentially confirmed a deal with Rousey was in the works when it posted a video of the former UFC star in a stare down with wrestler Charlotte Flair back in September. Whether that actually happens remains to be seen, but Rousey is legitimately a huge name who can attract a wide audience in WWE regardless of what she does. Read More »

Twins get players from Mariners, Angels for global bonus money

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That additional money gives the Mariners a total of $2.55 million in their bonus pool to offer Ohtani. The Los Angeles Angels have acquired $ 1 million in worldwide slot money in a deal with the Minnesota Twins , sending 2017 third-round pick Jacob Pearson back in exchange. Read More »

Pep Guardiola 'Learns Lesson' From Manchester City's Win Over West Ham

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Meanwhile, the FA will take no further action against Manchester City manager Pep Guardiola following his heated discussion with Southampton's Nathan Redmond, Sky Sports News understands. West Ham, who have won only twice all season, sit 19th - three points behind West Bromwich Albion in 17th. "Getting a win in your first game - let's hope it's onwards and upwards, boys", said delighted Allardyce. Read More »

Warren Moon Accused of Sexually Assaulting, Harassing, Drugging Assistant

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She alleges that she reported Moon's alleged sexual harassment to Sports 1 Marketing CEO David Meltzer. Moon is now in his 13th season as a game analyst on the Seahawks' radio team . He reconciled with his wife, who declined to press charges. The couple divorced in 2001. Haskell's lawsuit claims that Moon "committed sexual battery by grabbing the woman's crotch during a trip to Seattle this year". Read More »

The pots for Champions League last 16, first and second leg dates

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Chelsea , meanwhile, had to settle for second place in Group C following their 1-1 draw with Atletico Madrid at Stamford Bridge on Tuesday night. For the record, finishing positions in all eight groups have now been more or less declared, with clubs from the same country unable to draw each other in the second round. Read More »

FSU Football introduces Willie Taggart as new head coach

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The 41-year old Bradenton native coached at South Florida for four seasons before going to Oregon. His journey to FSU began long before the whirlwind of landing three head coaching jobs in 365 days. Florida State (6-6) will face Southern Mississippi in the December 27 Independence Bowl. Taggart said it was tough to leave OR, but he's appreciative that he's getting the chance "to fulfill a dream". Read More »

The red Russian uniforms won't be in Pyeongchang, but the athletes will

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Two IOC commission leaders - appointed after WADA investigator Richard McLaren upheld Rodchenkov's doping claims in July 2016 - also reported to the Olympic board. "This group, together with International Olympic Committee departments, is ready to answer questions which will come from Russian Federation, and to give any backgrounds for decisions". Read More »

Giants GM says parameters of Stanton trade have been reached

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It also remains possible that Stanton could chose to stay in Miami. Evans said Giants executives gathered with the NL MVP and his representatives in "a good meeting" last week. The Marlins are rumored to want significant prospects in a deal for Stanton, in addition to a team willing to take on the majority of his contract. Read More »

Ohio State's Andrew Dakich Slaps Five With Teddy Valentine

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Keita Bates-Diop led the Buckeyes with 18 points and nine rebounds. Beilein cited other miscues from Monday's meltdown, including a reckless pass Wagner threw to open the second half that had a "10 percent chance" of success , senior guard Muhammad-Ali Abdur-Rahkman drawing two defenders on a ball screen and not passing it to an open Wagner, and a blown up play out of a timeout that resulted in Wagner taking a poor shot with plenty of time still left on the shot clock. Read More »

Spain coach Lopetegui wary of World Cup rivals

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Egypt and Uruguay are also in Group A . The Portuguese boss is cautious of Morocco and Iran despite believing that his side and Spain will be favourites in their 2018 World Cup groupSantos added: "Morocco have scored goals and conceded none. Read More »

National Football League commissioner Roger Goodell signs contract extension

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The compensation committee faced criticism along the way from Dallas Cowboys owner Jerry Jones , who at one point threatened to sue his fellow owners in order to prevent the completion of the deal. Jones, reportedly angry that Goodell banned his star running back Ezekiel Elliott for six games in August over domestic abuse allegations, had attempted to derail the commish's new deal. Read More »

Chiefs suspend Marcus Peters against Raiders

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Peters was called for unsportsmanlike conduct after he hurled an official's penalty flag into the stands following a defensive holding call on teammate Steven Nelson during a Jets two-point conversion attempt in the fourth quarter. "This was something Marcus and I discussed", Reid told reporters Wednesday. Marcus Peters will not play Sunday against the Raiders. Kansas City ranks 28th in pass defense (252.8 yards allowed per game). Read More »

Rhian Brewster: Liverpool report alleged racial abuse of striker during youth game

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The England under-17 World Cup victor had to be restrained by team-mates and staff following Liverpool's 2-0 win over the Russian side in the under-19 competition. The England Under-17 worldwide was left incensed over an incident that occurred during Wednesday's UEFA Youth League clash in Prenton Park. The only thing that was missing from his performance was a goal. Read More »

Mourinho praises Shaw in first start of season

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Second-half goals from Romelu Lukaku and Marcus Rashford ensured United secured top spot in Group A of the Champions League . Scholes maintained that Shaw is the best left-back available to Mourinho but only if and when he is fully fit. Read More »

Arsenal boss Wenger responds to Mourinho comment

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Leave him at home? The boss feels that his anger and that of the Arsenal players at getting nothing for such an impressive and dominant display could be used to spur us on to success in the coming weeks and months. "The players have been absolutely outstanding", Wenger said. He admitted it was hard to accept the result but believes it should make his players even hungrier. Read More »

Roper out as offensive coordinator for Gamecocks

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The Gamecocks (8-4) rank 108th nationally in total offense, averaging just 340.2 yards per game. SC was last in the Southeastern Conference with 347 yards of total offense a game in Muschamp and Roper's first season in 2016. But much like the Wolverines, this SC team is young. In his first year, Carolina fielded three starting quarterbacks before the job was earned by Jake Bentley. Read More »

Katy Perry wins millions in damages after legal battle with nuns

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The case stems from Perry's attempt to purchase a former convent in the Los Feliz neighbourhood of Los Angeles. The archdiocese statement adds: "Hollister's actions left the IHM Sisters with nearly nothing for their property, while she took possession of their former convent to prevent the sale of the property to singer Katy Perry who had presented a cash offer for $14.5m (€12.2m) for the Waverly property and a replacement for the House of Prayer of Priests". Read More »

Johanna Konta appoints Maria Sharapova's former coach Michael Joyce

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Joyce will be in Konta's camp for the first tournament of the new season in Brisbane, starting on 1 January. "I feel like there is so much more to come". Jobs with top-10 players aren't that easy to come by - despite the increasing turnover from year to year. Given Azarenka's well-publicized custody issues, which seem a long way from resolved and are keeping her off the court indefinitely, Joyce had to consider his options. Read More »

Hornets' Steve Clifford Takes Leave Of Absence To Address Health

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Associate head coach Stephen Silas , as he did during Monday's win over Orlando, will take over as head coach during Clifford's absence. The Hornets beat the Magic 104-94 to snap a four-game losing streak. "There is definitely a little anxiety right now, because it is new, but once it starts, I know I have done it before". Charlotte has a record of 9-13 this season. Read More »

Serena Williams has entered Australian Open - Tournament director

The world's 23 time grand slam tennis champion Serena Williams is planning to make a return to the game soon and she is targeting the Australian Open, the Irish media have confirmed. "She wants to break the record owned by Margaret Court and it would be a significant accomplishment for her to be able to do that". "We'd be pretty excited about the possibility [of her coming]", Tiley said. Read More »

LaVar Ball, LiAngelo Ball explain shoplifting arrest and decision to leave UCLA

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Three UCLA basketball players-Ball, Jalen Hill and Cody Riley-detained in China on suspicion of shoplifting returned home, where they may be disciplined by the school as a result of the global scandal. Police officers showed up at the team hotel the next morning and arrested Ball, Riley and Hill. "And we left thinking we'll just get away - you know how kids think". Read More »

Shraddha Kapoor confirmed to play opposite Rajkummar Rao in a horror comedy

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Shraddha also shared the news on Twitter and posted, "Very excited to share that Ill be working with one of my favourite actors Rajkummar Rao and the hilarious director duo Raj and DK for a first of its kind horror-comedy!" Shraddha Kapoor is on a roll, she will soon be seen in three massive big movies, such as Saaho , Sania Nehwal Biopic and now an untitled film with Rajkummar Rao. Read More »

Tim Cahill leaves Melbourne City, effective immediately

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But interest quickly wore off as it became apparent he couldn't function well alongside City's star Uruguayan Bruno Fornaroli, who occupies a lot of the same central areas on the pitch, and it became clear that Cahill was second choice. "I want to thank Melbourne City , the players and the staff, and especially the fans". Cahill announced his way out of City - and most likely Australian football - on Wednesday after 16 months with the A-League club. Read More »

James J. Mcmonagle Sells 4136 Shares of Owens Corning Inc (OC) Stock

Next Financial Group Inc Inc Inc reported 1,124 shares. The stock decreased 1.45% or $1.31 during the last trading session, reaching $88.9. About 1.21M shares traded or 49.85% up from the average. (NYSE:OMI). Susquehanna Grp Inc Limited Liability Partnership stated it has 0% in Owens & Minor, Inc. Riverhead Capital Mngmt Ltd Co holds 0.35% or 105,021 shares. Read More »

Can MS Dhoni return to Chennai Super Kings for IPL 2018?

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Chennai Super Kings and Rajasthan Royals , the two franchises returning from a two-year suspension, will be able to retain players from among those who were in their squads in 2015, and from the list of their players who represented Rising Pune Super Giant and Gujarat Lions in 2017. Read More »

Brady to undergo surgery

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Burnley and Ireland have lost a real creative spark . Brady went down in the 31st minute of the loss at the King Power stadium on Sunday and, after extensive treatment on the field of play, was stretchered off to applause from all corner of the ground. Read More »

Pochettino claims one Tottenham summer signing is disappointed - but may start tonight

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Pochettino will rest key players ahead of a busy fixture schedule after Spurs, who have qualified for the last 16 , failed to win any of their last four Premier League matches. Tottenham's a big club and, with the players and manager we have here, we want to be testing ourselves against the best in the world. "There is nothing to complain about his behaviour - he is a lovely kid - but, in professional football, in the last few weeks, he has started to show that he can have the possibility ... Read More »

Detectives eye mom's boyfriend in slaying of girl, 3

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The document lists several acts of abuse against Mariah and her two brothers, including physical violence and sexual abuse of the little girl, whose body was found this past weekend miles from her Onslow County home. Kimrey "secretly disposed of the dead child's body", the warrant said. More than 225 members of 14 local, state and federal agencies have conducted almost 100 interviews in the case and followed more than 140 leads. Read More »

Mascherano still needed at Barcelona: Valverde

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France global Umtiti is facing two months on the sidelines with a hamstring strain while Mascherano is also on the sidelines, leaving Barca with only Gerard Pique and Thomas Vermaelen as recognisable centre-backs. "The injury to Umtiti is not a good one but we hope he recovers quickly but we must look at other solutions such as Busquets or Digne". Barca are already assured of their place in the Champions League last 16 as Group D winners, meaning Valverde is likely to heavily rotate his ... Read More »