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Afghanistan Beat Ireland by 5 Wickets, Qualifies For 2019 Cricket World Cup

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They then nearly made a hash of a straightforward run-chase before coasting home for the loss of five wickets with five balls to spare in what turned out to be a battle of attrition. Ireland started their innings strongly and at one point, it appeared that they will cross the 250-mark but Afghanistan bowlers stepped up and contained the burgeoning threat. Read More »

Man United star: Mourinho has won everywhere he's been

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The LB's departure from the "Theatre of Dreams" will leave a big void to be filled, a void which United can't fill just by throwing money into it because a fullback isn't the most glamorous position and hence will hardly offer any return to United financially. Read More »

Dani Ceballos vows to fight for Real Madrid spot

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Real Madrid will return to league action with a trip to Las Palmas on March 31. Real are believed to be the only club who could afford the 26-year-old, and indeed it has been widely reported that president Florentino Perez is looking to put together an offer. Read More »

Daniel Ricciardo hit with PENALTY at Australian Grand Prix: Stewards explain why

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Ricciardo "admitted an error in reading his dash", according to a statement released by race stewards, which went on to say that the Australian was found to have "slowed significantly". "It's obviously not a fast vehicle so I think Dad kept that in mind as well, that it was going to keep me out of trouble for my youth years of getting my license and all that". Read More »

Djokovic out but Del Potro, Cilic move on in Miami

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Djokovic's 16-match Key Biscayne winning streak ended, and his struggle to overcome a bothersome right elbow continued. This defeat, which is Djokovic's third on the trot-his worst sequence of losses since 2007-puts Djokovic back on the drawing board. Read More »

Duke tops Syracuse, returns to Elite 8

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Coach K's team was able to bully the Orange inside despite dealing with the pesky zone. The Duke Blue Devils weren't great Friday against Syracuse (they hit 5 of 26 from behind the arc), but they did enough to get by the Orange, 69-65, and advance to the Elite 8, where they will face No. Read More »

NCAA Tournament 2018: Did Loyola-Chicago's Marques Townes travel in final seconds?

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Loyola Chicago will play Kansas State for the South title Saturday and a berth in next weekend's Final Four in San Antonio, and for both teams it will be the culmination of 10 days of joyous, raucous, nearly sublime competition. Ally Spiroff, a former Loyola student who earned her master's degree in communication, did her capstone project on Sister Jean , according to the Chicago Tribune . Read More »

Ibrahimovic, LA Galaxy confirm MLS move

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Ibrahimovic's signature appeared at the bottom of the advert, along with the Galaxy logo. "Thank you to the club, the fans, the team, the coach, the staff and everybody who shared with me this part of my history", Ibrahimovic tweeted. Ibrahimovic scored 29 goals for the English Premier League team in 53 games after joining United in 2016 from French club Paris Saint-Germain. Ibrahimovic has recently returned to full training with United, but he told Reuters last week that he did not want ... Read More »

When Will the Golden State Warriors Have Their Stars Back From Injury?

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There's not a whole lot we can do or predict. His latest scare occurred on March 8 at home while playing the San Antonio Spurs . He has injured his right ankle four times so far this season and missed 21 of the Warriors' 72 games. Durant, who has been out due to a rib problem, could return on Friday, while the fracture in Thompson's hand has limited his involvement in practice. Read More »

Lewis Hamilton: Nico Rosberg makes huge claim after Australian Grand Prix qualifying

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Fernando Alonso (2006), Kimi Raikkonen (2007, 2013), Lewis Hamilton (2008, 2015) and Sebastian Vettel (2011,2017) are the drivers on the current grid who have won at Albert Park . The Scuderia appeared to be around half a second slower than Mercedes in long-run, race simulation during the eight days in Barcelona and only really showed glimpses of improvement in their one-lap pace. Read More »

Former Raiders LB Aldon Smith violates court order, arrested again

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Smith has pleaded not guilty to four misdemeanors - domestic violence, assault with force likely to produce great bodily injury, false imprisonment and vandalism - stemming from the incident. "The Department worked with Mr. Smith's legal counsel to arrange a date for Mr. Smith surrender himself". "And I'm scared for his life with his addiction". Read More »

Lionel Messi scores outrageous solo goal in Argentina training

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Maradona, who played a pivotal role in the 1986-winning team in Mexico, said the Barcelona star should not let his critics get the better of him. Sampaoli said: "The team showed a lot of stability for much of the game and took advantage of the virtues of the players who played". Read More »

Gunman shot dead in French hostage crisis

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The gunman , named as Redouane Lakdim , a French Moroccan , then entered the supermarket in the town of Trebes reportedly screaming "Allahu Akbar, I will kill you all". Two more were later confirmed dead by the police. French President Emmanuel Macron, who is in Brussels at an European Union leaders' summit, described the hostage incident as a "terror attack" and said he would return to the country promptly. Read More »

Anthony Joshua confident ahead of fight with Joseph Parker

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A Newshub report claims that they were snubbed when they requested to speak to Joshua at a press event in Sheffield this week and that's not sat well with Parker's camp. That's why we're back in here later on sparring. "If it's good business, it makes sense", Joshua said, as transcribed by SportsJoe.ie . Since the surgery, there have been benefits. Read More »

Australia complain over fans' 'disgraceful' abuse of players

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D Elgar was unbeaten with a well-played half-century (50). For the Australians, Smith said he would have preferred to bat if the coin had fallen his way, but was confident an unchanged XI would be able to extract maximum benefit from a pitch that is grassy but expected to quicken up over the next few days. Read More »

Ronaldo hits brace as Portugal came from behind to beat Egypt

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Portugal played Egypt in Switzerland today and the football world was anticipating the clash between Cristiano Ronaldo and Mohammed Salah. The chances kept coming as Salah, Andre Silva , Joao Mario and Ruben Neves were all foiled in their attempts to open the scoring, before Ronaldo's indirect free-kick was cleared off the line in the 26th minute. Read More »

City of Atlanta confirms 'ransomware cyber attack' on network servers

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City officials warned that employees and anyone who conducted transactions with the city may have had their information jeopardized by the cyberattack , which caused caused outages to multiple internal and external applications for the city including applications customers use to pay bills or access court related information. Read More »

Serena out of Miami

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Osaka's win was her latest against one of the biggest names in the sport, coming hot on the heels of victories over former grand slam champion Maria Sharapova , fifth seed Karolina Pliskova and world number one Simona Halep in Indian Wells . Read More »

Alabama's February unemployment rate maintains record low of 3.7%

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Governor Ralph Northam today announced that Virginia's seasonally adjusted unemployment rate was down 0.1 percentage point in February to 3.5 percent and was down 0.5 percentage point from a year ago. Monthly gains were seen in the education and health services sector (+4,700), the government sector (+2,600), and the professional and business services sector (+2,400), among others. Read More »

Kyrie to undergo procedure on injured knee

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In January, cleveland.com reported that Irving threatened the Cavs with the possibility of sitting out this season and having knee surgery last summer as they were considering whether to honor his request for a trade, citing several sources with knowledge of the discussions. Read More »

Anthony Davis pins Lonzo Ball to the backboard during Lakers-Pelicans

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It's a major drop-off for Ball after a spectacular stretch between January and February when the rookie guard shot in excess of 40 percent from deep and began to look like a sharpshooter. Caldwell-Pope made his first five 3-point shots, spurring the Lakers to a 44-point first quarter, the most points allowed in any quarter by New Orleans . Read More »

Lakers at Pelicans: 3 Things to Know

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He has filled the stat line in both games versus the Lakers this season, totaling 69 points, 32 rebounds, six assists, six steals and five blocks. New Orleans shot 52.7 percent (48 of 91) as a team. After getting a stop on the defensive end, New Orleans got the ball back and IN fouled Holiday to send him to the free throw line with 16.1 seconds left. Read More »

Roseanne to Jimmy Kimmel: Would you prefer Pence?

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Cause we don't want Pence ", she said. "I'm still the same, you all moved", Barr barked. "You want Pence for the frickin president?" "Well, then zip that f***ing lip", she yelled, falling back on the couch in laughter. "Change it if you don't like it". "And by listen, I mean letting things go in one ear and out the other". "Listen, you're expressing your views, as insane as they may be". Read More »

India women look to hit back at Australia

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India's Jhulan Goswami , who was making a comeback after sustaining a heel injruy, scalped three wickets while Poonam Yadav claimed one. But Harmanpreet Kaur and co. However, opener Beth Mooney and Elyse Villani added 79 runs between them to bring the Australian innings back on track. Getting right into the groove, the veteran finished with figures of 3/30 cleaning up the stumps of Alyssa Healy (4) in the first over and Ashleigh Gardner (15) in the third. Read More »

Johnson and McIlroy slip to surprise defeats at WGC Match Play

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Former world No. 1 Rory McIlroy revealed the unlikely source of inspiration behind his improved putting display at the Arnold Palmer Invitational - Everton star Wayne Rooney . A half in par at the penultimate hole proved sufficient for Uihlein to claim the point. European number one Tommy Fleetwood fell 3 and 2 to 2010 Accenture Match Play champion Ian Poulter , who needs a quarter-final spot to qualify for the Masters . Read More »

Gonzaga Vs. Florida State Live Stream

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His coach, Leonard Hamilton , credited the team's medical staff with Mann's preparation. "We've been in that position before, been down more actually". He found PJ Savoy on the secondary break for a three-pointer from the top of the key that fired up the 19 friends and family Savoy had in attendance supporting him. Read More »

Joel Embiid expected to play in back-to-back games again

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Philadelphia began Wednesday sixth in the Eastern Conference, just a game back of the Pacers for the fourth spot and accompanying home-court advantage for a first-round series. "When I miss a day or two and I don't really do anything I get out of shape really quick", Embiid said. "Frustration took over. (The 76ers ) are playing with a high goal right now". Read More »

Jets agree to deal with WR Terrelle Pryor

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Pryor recorded 1,007 yards and four touchdowns during the 2016 campaign. Armed with ample cap space, the Jets have more than enough money to throw a deal at Pryor . With 77 receptions and four scores, he went from a backup QB to a serious vertical threat. He told reporters he suffered the injury in Week 2. With so much anticipation it was easy to say that Pryor's lone season in Washington was a disappointment. Read More »

Hamas clashes with gunmen wanted in Palestinian PM attack

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Over one week after the attempted assassination of Palestinian Prime Minister Rami Hamdallah, Hamas has reportedly arrested an individual suspected of being behind the attack. Dozens of new checkpoints had been erected throughout the Palestinian enclave and armed security forces were searching cars. The roadside bomb, believed to have around 15 kilogrammes (33 pounds), exploded a few hundred metres (yards) from the border with Israel, shortly after Hamdallah's convoy entered the territory. Read More »

Eagles sign Mike Wallace | 5 instant takeaways and things to know

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The Eagles lost a veteran wide receiver when they traded Torrey Smith to Carolina, and they have filled that void with Mike Wallace , who reached agreement on a one-year deal with the team on Thursday. Wallace has amassed 1,000 receiving yards in a season three times. Wallace , 6-foot, 199 pounds, caught 52 passes for 748 yards and four touchdowns last season for the Baltimore Ravens . Read More »