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Usain Bolt to make debut at Old Trafford for UNICEF's Soccer Aid

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The lifelong Manchester United fan will captain a Soccer Aid World XI that will go up against a Robbie Williams select team, featuring a number of top names. The match has the likes of Maradona, Alan Shearer and Ronaldinho play alongside celebs like Mark Wright, Jack Whitehall and Olly Murs. The global friendly match will take place at Old Trafford on Sunday 10th June and tickets are on sale today. Read More »

Wilder vs Ortiz Heavyweight Action on Showtime

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And that's what I see when I watch WBC heavyweight title holder Deontay Wilder 39-0 (38); a fighter with some skill with a big right hand who has been managed masterfully. Heavyweight Championship fight, on March 31. No boxer has held all four heavyweight belts simultaneously. He's never faced nobody with the pedigree with the killer instinct that I have inside of me. Read More »

Ronda Rousey's WWE Debut

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The feud ended with Rousey putting Triple H through a table much to the anger of Stephanie. Angle was then punched in the face by Triple H, who also gave him a Pedigree at Survivor Series previous year. Surprised, McMahon then slapped Rousey which led Rousey to glare at her until she was left with no choice but to exit the ring. There's hope that another female star will rekindle lost fire by feuding against an old friend, Asuka will take her rightful place as champ, fans will get one of ... Read More »

Zimmer, Vikings still sorting through QB situation

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Tomasson talked about the blurry line for the Vikings between saving money and going with Keenum, or simply spending more and going after Kirk Cousins , particularly if a team in free agency throws out a contract worth more than $20 million per year for Keenum. Read More »

Browns GM open to trading No. 1 overall pick

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So, the running back might just be a tad biased. Thomas emerged from the pile holding his left arm and writhing in pain as he fell to the turf. Prior to the injury, Thomas played 10,363 consecutive snaps, which is believed to be the longest such streak in National Football League history. Read More »

Australia cricket team and South Africa's batting very brittle: Ryan Harris

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On their journey to redemption stands an Aussie juggernaut, fresh from inflicting Ashes scars. Importantly Cummins is an excellent lower order batsman too who averaged 40 versus England. Steve Smith (captain), David Warner (vice-captain), Cameron Bancroft, Pat Cummins, Peter Handscomb, Josh Hazlewood, Jon Holland, Usman Khawaja, Nathan Lyon , Mitchell Marsh, Shaun Marsh, Tim Paine (wkt), Jhye Richardson, Chadd Sayers, Mitchell Starc. Read More »

Former Bafana Bafana midfielder Steven Pienaar's top-five moments in Europe

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Follow me on social media, there's an announcement coming soon, and you guys will be the first to know. Hailing from Westbury in Johannesburg, Pienaar - nicknamed "Schillo" after Italian star Salvatore Schillaci - graduated from the Urban Warriors to the mother club in Amsterdam in 2001, beginning a 16-year journey through Europe, before he returned to South Africa to play for then-PSL champions Wits. Read More »

Seahawks Shopping Defensive Lineman Michael Bennett

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Seattle has Paul Richardson, Sheldon Richardson and Jimmy Graham all slated to hit free agency, and only $13 million projected in cap space . In his first public comments in two months, on Thursday at the National Football League scouting combine, coach Pete Carroll didn't exactly squash the possibility that Bennett has played his last game for Seattle. Read More »

EPL: Chelsea, Manchester United to battle for Lewandowski

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French sports newspaper L'Equipe says Coman is likely to be out for two months, ruling him out of decisive games for Bayern in the Champions League and Bundesliga . The Sun is reporting that the 29-year-old Poland striker is "flirting" with the idea of moving to the Premier League this summer, and both Chelsea FC and Manchester United could be potential destinations. Read More »

Matt Forte retiring from National Football League after 10 seasons

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Longtime NFL running back Matt Forte has played his final season. "For the past 10 years, I've been blessed to play professionally, a game that I've loved since I was 6 years old", Forte said through his agent. Jets say 'no Mo :' Defensive end Muhammad Wilkerson was released by the New York Jets , ending the one-time Pro Bowl selection's stint with the team that drafted him in the first round in 2011. Read More »

Alonso sets sole time of snow-wrecked test day

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Eventually the track went green, but the cold and damp conditions only saw a handful of drivers venture out as caution prevailed, leading to nearly a complete washout of Day 3. The season-opening Australian GP in Melbourne is March 25. The FIA had put forward a proposal for an extra testing day to the teams, which was not approved when only one of the teams voted "no". Read More »

Jordan Ayew leads Swansea into FA Cup quarterfinals

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Meanwhile, Swansea progressed to the quarter finals of the FA Cup for the first time since 1964 and will wait for the victor of the game between Tottenham and Rochdale on Wednesday . "To achieve the three points, we need a big commitment from the players and also from the fans". And Owls manager Jos Luhakay felt his Sky Bet Championship side were punished for failing to convert early opportunities. Read More »

Cris Cyborg Says She'd Make Floyd Mayweather Tap

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Now enters the top Russian bantamweight who has fought most of her career at featherweight, Yana "Foxy" Kunitskaya. "I don't feel any pressure", Kunitskaya said. Ketlen Vieira. "You know I" m going to try my grappling for him", Cyborg said when asked how she would approach a fight with Floyd. Cris Cyborg has little doubt in her mind that she would crush Floyd Mayweather in the octagon if they were ever to meet. Read More »

Arizona Keeping Sean Miller as Head Coach

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Just before that game, a lawyer representing the Ayton family released a statement saying his clients were "outraged and disgusted" by the allegations against the Arizona freshman . "I never have and I never will". There was no such conversation. "These statements have damaged me, my family, the university, Deandre Ayton and his incredible family", he added. Read More »

Dolphins brass getting ready for NFL Combine

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We got to witness a draft prospect like former UTSA Roadrunnders defensive end Marcus Davenport make rapid rise in the player pool during the Senior Bowl. Furthermore, the Browns are not the only team with some massive holes to fill. The annual event that signals the turning of the page to the next season is upon us, the NFL Scouting Combine , and packers.com will be there to cover it all. Read More »

Liverpool's Expanded Main Stand Made the Club a Small Fortune Last Season

Newcastle United are guaranteed to earn at least £100m from their first season back in the Premier League . "Our recent capital projects which include the Main Stand, the new retail store, the combined training ground and the new pitch at Anfield will be close to £200m which further demonstrates the commitment from this ownership". Read More »

Paris Saint-Germain president: 'Surgery only choice for Neymar'

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The Brazilian requires surgery on a fractured metatarsal , with Emery having previously said Neymar would not have an operation and had a "small chance" of facing Madrid . Five-times World Cup winners Brazil play their first match on June 17 against Switzerland and then face Costa Rica and Serbia. The world's most expensive player, 26, arrived on an Air France flight from Paris and left in a wheelchair, a photo taken by one of his fellow passengers showed. Read More »

Bottas laps up early advantage over Hamilton

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Hamilton won nine races on his way to the title in 2017 after what had, for a large part of the season, been a close fight with his Ferrari rival Sebastian Vettel. Vettel was also unwilling to read too much into what has been a limited testing period but hoped to be able to repeat his close battle with the British driver. Read More »

Saquon Barkley, Quenton Nelson crush bench press at NFL Combine

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That's not going to change me. He said the Browns have a good team and is eager to participate in building a legacy. "Any team that wants to pick me, in my mind, would be a good fit". "If it's the Browns, if it's the Giants or whoever, I'm going to come in with my head low and be ready to work". If you want to be elite, if you break down the running backs and break down the top five backs, all those guys can catch the ball out of the backfield. Read More »

Giants Confident In Eli Manning, Open To Offers For No. 2 Pick

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Multiple draft analysts have projected Big Blue to select Barkley with the No. 2 overall pick. "I like what I've seen in Davis Webb ", Shurmur said. The plan is for the Giants to study quarterbacks closely entering this year's draft. April's draft is loaded with quarterback talent in USC's Sam Darnold, UCLA's Josh Rosen, Wyoming's Josh Allen and Oklahoma's Baker Mayfield. Read More »

LeBron James flattered by billboards pushing him to join Sixers

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LeBron James looking at schools in Philadelphia? Philadelphia is actually one of the teams that can accommodate a maximum-salary superstar like James. At 33 years of age, James is still delivering in splendid triple-double ways and has shown no signs of slowing down under Tyronn Lue and the Cleveland Cavaliers , though his team has certainly left much to be desired through this regular season. Read More »

Fox to Air OJ Simpson: The Lost Confession Against ABC's American Idol

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The book's release was canceled over outrage that Simpson might profit off the deaths of his ex-wife and Goldman, and the Fox interview was subsequently shelved as well. Simpson: The Lost Confession? opposite ABC's debut of American Idol , a reboot of the reality competition show that ironically used to air on FOX. Read More »

Australia bat first in Durban series opener against South Africa

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Since readmission, the Aussies have not lost a Test series on South African soil. Much like pitches were the theme of the India series, pace will be the topic of this one, especially when there is a lack of it. And since I've been here I've felt like I've been hitting the ball quite well and I'd love to have a big impact in this series. Australian teams overseas generally only add players to squads when there is an injury. Read More »

Nemanja Matic praises his fellow Manchester United player after promising display

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He will be a big player for Manchester United . Basically, it's get a much needed upgrade in central defense and holding midfielder now (take care of the short term), beef up Old Trafford (long term concerns) later. Irwin, who was part of the United team to win the Champions League as part of the treble in 1999, said: "In the Champions League , I think any one of 10 teams can win it. Read More »

Golden State Warriors swap White House visit for African-American history museum

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I didn't think we'd beat the Jon Stewart video, but alas, we only had to wait two days. Therefore, the Warriors spent their off-day on Tuesday in a different way. The two NBA All-Stars came to blows and there could be some bitter feelings towards both sets of players, making this an intriguing match. It was Durant's first time in the museum , which opened in late 2016. Read More »

Manchester City's Fernandinho out of Arsenal clash

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They entertain City, the Premier League leaders, at Emirates Stadium on Thursday night - whom they trail by 27 points. A loss to City would leave Arsenal 10 points behind fourth-place Tottenham with 10 games left in the race to qualify for the Champions League . Read More »

The Rockets Aren't Winning the NBA Championship

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Unlike January's meeting, the only fireworks on this night were the ones shot out of the baskets during introductions. It was just workmanship out there. - I guess I'll have to say five, because I have to- I have to go by what history tells me, you know. That's one way of describing it. His ball-handling and ability to finish at the rim allows him to seemingly score at will and his vision and passing ability help get other players involved in the action. Read More »

IOC Reinstates Barred Russian Olympic Committee

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Zhukov said Russia received a letter from the IOC Wednesday which confirms that no other Olympic athletes from Russia had tested positive for doping, following two positive Russian drug tests at this month's Winter Games in Pyeongchang. The name "Olympic Athletes from Russia" was given as a designation to more than 160 Russian athletes who were cleared to compete at the Games in neutral uniforms under the Olympic flag. Read More »

Cavaliers Suspend JR Smith For Thursday's Game Against 76ers

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He will be serving it during Thursday evening's contest against the Philadelphia 76ers . Lue said Rodney Hood will start tonight in Smith's place, and that Smith was scheduled to start prior to the suspension. For Cleveland, Jeff Green missed the last game with lower back soreness and is questionable for tonight. Smith sat out the fourth quarter of Tuesday night's win over Brooklyn. Read More »

Jets notify Muhammad Wilkerson of his release from team

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He morphed from Pro Bowl player to Pro Bowl excuse-maker before the Jets finally had enough and put him in timeout toward the end of the regular season before they could file divorce papers. He was the highest-paid player on the team in 2017, making $15 million in cash earnings. Despite that, Wilkerson was rewarded by NY with the big contract. Read More »

Home Ministry denies Islamic State presence in J&K

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Pushed back by multiple fronts in the Middle East conflict zones, it appears the radical Islamist group now wants its presence to be felt in India's troubled Kashmir region. "The IS" presence has also alarmed the local terrorist groups and separatists in the Valley, who have urged Kashmiris not to fall prey to the designs of the IS. Read More »

Korean talks depend on resolving North's nuclear program, US says

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Beyond the missile threat to the USA homeland, the national security officials pushing for military action believe that if North Korea becomes a full nuclear power, it will proliferate, potentially sharing nuclear and missile technology with states such as Iran, Pakistan and Libya, and non-state actors. Read More »