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Patriots' Eric Decker announces retirement from NFL (Sportsnaut)

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Past year with the Titans , Decker played in 16 games with eight starts and finished with 54 receptions for 563 yards with one touchdown. Decker announced his retirement via Instagram . That season saw Decker record 87 receptions for 1,288 yards and 11 touchdowns. Decker signed a one-year deal with the Patriots earlier this month, but struggled in training camp and in exhibition games. Read More »

Simona Halep suffers shock first-round defeat at the US Open

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The Romanian's serve was broken five times as she fell to a shock defeat in the first match on the new Louis Armstrong Stadium at Flushing Meadows. However, she is capable of blasting through opponents and a furious Halep found herself on the wrong end of a 6-2 6-4 scoreline. Read More »

Fernando Alonso suffers huge crash, flies over other vehicle at Belgium GP

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Leclerc said the tyre-smudged head-protection device had saved him from serious injury. "I have never been a fan of the halo, but I have to say that I was very happy to have it over my head today", Leclerc said. It was a huge shunt and one reminiscent of Romain Grosjean's own airborne incident at the start at Spa several years ago. "This time we'll see". He came with a speed that you don't come even in qualifying laps. Read More »

Roy Hodgson takes aim at Watford mascot after diving jibe against Zaha

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Before this, he was a tricky winger who dazzled full-backs with his flair and trickery, becoming an instant crowd favourite back in 2010 when he debuted for the club as a 17-year-old. "I think there's maybe a handful of players, even outside our own league, that have got his kind of ability. Sometimes he gets knocked over or unbalanced without it necessarily being a foul or a penalty because he runs at such speed and he has such agility with the ball but he certainly doesn't dive". Read More »

Nadal, Serena to play Open's first night

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Halep was briefly usurped by Caroline Wozniacki following the Dane's Australian Open triumph in January, but swiftly regained pole position and will begin the US Open having spent 27 consecutive weeks at the summit of the game and 43 in total. Read More »

Vettel drove past me like I wasn't there - Hamilton

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In a crash that echoed the 2012 event, Nico Hulkenberg piled into the back of Fernando Alonso , forcing the Spaniard into the air and over the top of Charles Leclerc's Sauber, forcing all three to retire on the spot. Hamilton made a clean start and resisted an attack from Vettel at La Source before the opening lap was red-flagged following the accident behind them at the hairpin. Read More »

Serena ready to take NY spotlight at U.S. Open

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Giudicelli said in an interview with Tennis Magazine's 500th edition , "I believe we have sometimes gone too far". I'm sure we would come to an understanding and everything will be okay. "You can take the superhero out of her costume", the sportswear giant wrote on Twitter . Halep and Williams are on for a fourth-round collision course, while Serena may well meet sister Venus in round three. Read More »

Everton winger Yannick Bolasie: Aston Villa can help me enjoy things again

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Bolasie joined the Toffees in a £30m move from Crystal Palace in 2016 but has struggled for both form and fitness since arriving at Goodison Park. The Democratic Republic of Congo worldwide struggled to nail down a spot in Everton's starting XI since returning last December and the move offers him a chance to regain his form and help Villa return to the Premier League . Read More »

John Daly shoots 64 in Czech Republic

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The four equalled the course record with 8-under scores of 64 to be one ahead of a group of five players. "It's been one of those years where I've been hitting it really good, I've just been injured and having to pull out", he said. All four co leaders equalled the course record with Pieters, in particular, looking unsafe. "I love it [the course]", Pieters said. "If I hit a bad six iron then I'm so angry with that that the Ryder Cup is well out of the mind, but that's a good thing that ... Read More »

Rivals allow Force India to keep prize money

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The team was then bought by a consortium led by billionaire Lawrence Stroll , which chose to rebrand the team as Race Point Force India , and has been approved as a completely new entry by the FIA . That then paved the way for Racing Point Force India to have its entry accepted by the governing body and start afresh in Belgium on zero points but with the same basic team, cars and drivers. Read More »

Root, Buttler Join Sydney Thunder for Big Bash League

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Root was dropped from England's Twenty20 side for the series decider with India in July and has expressed fears of being "left behind" in the format because of the packed worldwide schedule and his all-encompassing role as Test captain. In the last Big Bash, he scored 202 runs in six innings. "It's brilliant for the club to get two players of their quality to join us", Thunder head coach Shane Bond said. Read More »

Meyer releases new statement, apologizes to Courtney Smith

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Meyer and Gene Smith both apologized to "Buckeye Nation" and accepted responsibility for acting improperly. "I'm just sorry we're in this situation". "I appreciate the opportunity to learn from a mistake", Meyer said at Wednesday's press conference. "If I had known more , I would have taken action much quicker". Read More »

Roman Abramovich not interested in selling Chelsea

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He has already rejected an £2bn offer from Sir Jim Ratcliffe, Britain's richest man, earlier this year on the grounds that he believes he can receive a higher offer for the Premier League club. That's why he's now based in Israel as he looks to obtain citizenship there in order for him to return to the UK. Abramovich bought Chelsea in 2003 for £140 million. Read More »

Jemele Hill To Part Ways With ESPN

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Hill's deal with ESPN still has at least two years to run and she stands to walk away with millions of dollars from ESPN parent Disney while she pursues other career opportunities, sources said. The White House called for Hill to be fired. That move followed from a pair of controversial moments for Hill on Twitter, one in which she called President Donald Trump a white supremacist, and another in which she suggested the best way to have National Football League owners hear fan voices on social ... Read More »

Serena Williams downplays French Open catsuit ban

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French Tennis Federation (FFT), organisers of the grand slam French Open, have banned the controversial catsuit that Serena Williams wore this past year. He specifically mentioned Williams' outfit and declared, "It will no longer be accepted". I just feel like I take it as serious if not more. Serena Williams who has faced racial subjugation before (within the sport) decided against pushing her luck, with Nike taking up her mantle instead. Read More »

Everton Not Interested in Selling Ademola Lookman - Marco Silva

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However, the manager is under no illusions that they are not in for an easy ride. However, he now looks to be working towards a recovery and was pictured taking part in training under Marco Silva at Finch Farm on Thursday. Morgan Schneiderlin , Idrissa Gueye, Gylfi Sigurdsson , Tom Davies , Bernard and Andre Gomes are all available to Silva in the middle of the park. Read More »

Hamilton snatches Spa pole in rain-hit qualifying

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The Finn was also involved in a freakish red flag-causing incident, when he failed to see the McLaren of Stoffel Vandoorne coming up in his mirrors on the Kemmel Straight, inadvertently moving over on the Belgian driver and forcing him onto the grass and into a spin that saw the McLaren lightly graze the Armco. Read More »

How to watch Real Valladolid vs

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It means they are top of the standings with a maximum six points, but they have yet to produce a performance this season to make the rest of Spain - or Europe - unduly anxious. Lionel Messi also had a chance to break the deadlock for Barça two minutes before the break with a free-kick from the edge of the box but his effort sailed over the bar and the half ended goalless. Read More »

Curtis Harper walks out of ring after opening bell

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Harper's trainer Nate Campbell was furious with his fighter and took to social media to criticise the "disrespectful" move. As Rafael noted and was seen live on TV, both Harper and Ajagba went through introductions, entered the ring, bumped gloves and returned to their corners in anticipation of a six-round showdown. Read More »

NBA To Reset Shot Clock To 14 Seconds On Offensive Rebounds

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The NBA experimented with the proposed shot clock rule during the summer league and 2017-18 G League season, and it is something that the WNBA adopted in 2016. For what it's worth, the Sixers were the fourth-best offensive rebounding team last season, averaging 10.9 per game, and were fifth in second-chance points per game at 13.7. Read More »

Man City boss Guardiola: Sane knows what he must do

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Manchester City dropped their first points of the season at Wolverhampton (1-1). Nuno Espirito Santo's side will be facing their biggest test of this season so far. Although last season Liverpool managed to notch nine goals against The Seagulls, nobody is expecting this weekend's fixture to be a walkover - especially considering their last result against United. Read More »

Muric recalled by City to cover Bravo injury

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But City has moved quickly to fill the gap left by Bravo's injury by bringing 19-year-old goalkeeper Muric back to the club. Joe Hart and Angus Gunn were allowed to join Burnley and Southampton respectively during the Premier League's transfer window, leaving City thin at the position. Read More »

KSI vs Logan Paul Live Stream Time, Matches, Results

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The main event kicks off at 9:30 in the United Kingdom which is roughly 45 minutes from now and will be streamed live from Manchester Arena, a venue that holds 21,000 spectators at full capacity. Where To Watch KSI vs. Logan Paul Live? There is no exact figure as to how much money both KSI and Logan Paul will make for this fight. Like any other well-promoted boxing duel, the two vloggers have cultivated lots of tension on social media in the months leading up to the fight. Read More »

Man City held at newly-promoted Wolves

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The narrow positions of the two wide players in the 5-4-1, and how they didn't always go back, meant they were always able to counter-attack, winning the ball in good positions, not necessarily 20 times during the games but three or four each half. Read More »

Carragher: Van Dijk can become Liverpool legend

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Liverpool's flawless Premier League start has heightened hopes of ending a 29-year wait to win the title, but for once it is Jurgen Klopp's defence rather than his glittering forward line that is attracting widespread praise. After a prolonged transfer saga dating back to last summer, van Dijk eventually joined Liverpool from Southampton in January for £75m - a world-record fee for a defender - and he's proven to be worth every penny as the defender has helped solve Jurgen Klopp's ... Read More »

Michigan State Announces 2018-19 Men's Basketball Schedule

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Games between Wisconsin and Iowa in Iowa City and Michigan State and Rutgers in Piscataway, New Jersey, will begin the conference schedule November 30. 12) and defending Big Ten Tournament champ Ohio State (Jan. 17). The first road matchup of the conference season comes on New Year's Eve when Penn State heads to Indiana (Dec. Read More »

Allegri tells Ronaldo he is not guaranteed a starting shirt at Juventus

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The 33-year-old gave a rueful grin after his side's second goal, as an unfortunate ricochet saw the ball fall into the path of Mandzukic and deny him a tap-in for the victor. Alberto's curling effort from distance was inches away from giving Lazio a leveller, but the tide soon turned in the home side's favour. It was the first time that Ronaldo has not scored at the Allianz Stadium , having found the net three times for Real Madrid against the Italians. Read More »

Boxer walks out the ring before bout starts

It was an easy evening's work for heavyweight boxer Efe Ajagba on Friday evening. At the end of the day, Harper is free to protest whatever he wants. Referee Celestino Ruiz named Ajagba the victor by way of disqualification one second into the first round, and Ajagba's team declared the victory an example of their prospect's rise in the sport. Read More »

Power makes cut by a single shot at Northern Trust

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Koepka - who could leapfrog Dustin Johnson as world No 1 with victory this week - played his last seven holes in six under to sign for a second-round 65 and join Lovemark on 10 under. "Just felt like I controlled it, shaped it all different ways. I bogeyed 10, then made a really good par save on 11 and got back on the horse where I wanted to be". Read More »

RFU Disciplinary: Danny Cipriani

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Cipriani faced an RFU hearing Wednesday after being charged by the federation with conduct prejudicial to the interests of the game after being fined £2,250 by a court in Jersey and £2,000 by his club for the incident that ocured outside a nightclub on August 15. Read More »