• Hafeez's bowling action deemed illegal
Hafeez's bowling action deemed illegal

This is the third instance when the 37-year-old has been suspended from bowling at the topmost level. That will be of little consolation to Pakistan , for whom the availability of Hafeez's bowling this year has been a major factor in their resurgence in white-ball cricket.

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  • Serena Williams and Alexis Ohanian tie the knot
Serena Williams and Alexis Ohanian tie the knot

Wozniacki and Williams are known to be good friends for long, having been spotted together at beaches and basketball games among the other places. Fellow tennis star/BFF Caroline Wozniacki and National Basketball Association fiance David Lee , Beyoncé , Eva Longoria and Kim Kardashian were among the guests at the Contemporary Arts Center...

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  • Antonio Conte rues Michael Emenalo departure
Antonio Conte rues Michael Emenalo departure

The last global break made history not only in terms of the Italian national team failing to make a World Cup in 60 years, but also in Chelsea head coach Antonio Conte doing something he's never done before in his 48 years. Asked about City's summer recruitment, the Italian said: "I was anxious because they were working very well in all aspects...

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  • Arkansas AD Jeff Long parts ways with school
Arkansas AD Jeff Long parts ways with school

However, over the past year, Jeff has lost the support of many of our fans, alumni, key supporters, and members of the university leadership, support that I believe is critical in our pursuit of excellence. "We're trying to put ourselves in the best position ever to have a great Wednesday practice to get to Saturday", said Bielema. "It's been awe...

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  • Commission Head Claims Conor McGregor Has Been Pulled From UFC 219
Commission Head Claims Conor McGregor Has Been Pulled From UFC 219

I'll come back for that fight. And they basically said to me that it's completely unacceptable in their eyes, and that they will be doing something. 'They did inform me that he was set to be on the December 30 card and he will not be on it.

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  • LeBron Annoys NYC Subway Rider While Taking Train With Cavs Teammates
LeBron Annoys NYC Subway Rider While Taking Train With Cavs Teammates

The team was staying at a hotel near the arena but made a decision to take the subway back to the hotel due to traffic delays. In James' video, Cavs guard Kyle Korver said the team was faced with either a 45-minute bus ride or a six-minute train ride, so they chose to take the public transportation route.

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  • Close isn't good enough as Browns remain winless
Close isn't good enough as Browns remain winless

According to the CBS broadcast, the rookie had his ribs injured. Kizer's sneak failed, and the Browns found that they had a big problem when it did - namely, they were out of timeouts, and nobody seemed to know what to do as time ticked down.

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  • Real Madrid's Gareth Bale suffers another injury setback
Real Madrid's Gareth Bale suffers another injury setback

The new injury will increase speculation that he could be sold by Real Madrid , who could use his fee to reinvest in new recruits. Isco stressed on Bale's injury worries and said,"He's having a hard time". "In fact, players like Isco or Asensio with their performances continually put his place in the team in doubt". The Welshman has not pl...

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  • Proof that England manager has a BIG problem with Arsenal star?
Proof that England manager has a BIG problem with Arsenal star?

England manager Gareth Southgate has identified what Jack Wilshere has to do at Arsenal in order to get back into the England team ( via The Metro ). Former Arsenal midfielder Paul Merson has urged Jack Wilshere to leave North London at the end of the season and try his luck overseas at 'a club like AC Milan' .

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  • Morocco Qualify For World Cup, Ivory Coast Miss Out
Morocco Qualify For World Cup, Ivory Coast Miss Out

Ivory Coast, playing out-of-sort ended up second in the group with eight points. Before Saturday, the trio of Nigeria, Egypt and Senegal had booked their tickets before the two North African countries also came on board to Russian Federation.

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  • Lewis Hamilton: Mercedes driver makes prediction for Brazilian Grand Prix
Lewis Hamilton: Mercedes driver makes prediction for Brazilian Grand Prix

Romain Grosjean spun during the session on route to 14th, ahead of Toro Rosso pair Pierre Gasly and Brendon Hartley, who are both set for hefty engine penalties this weekend after failures in FP1. Hamilton, who accused Renault's Nico Hulkenberg over the radio of unsafe driving in forcing him wide onto the runoff in the morning, was half a second fa...

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  • Packers teammate takes veiled shots at Martellus Bennett after release
Packers teammate takes veiled shots at Martellus Bennett after release

After a day off Wednesday, Bennett did not participate in the practice the rest of the week and was inactive for Monday night's loss against Detroit because of a shoulder injury. This season, Kendricks has caught eight passes for 126 yards and one touchdown and Rodgers has caught four passes for 43 yards. "To everyone who has poured themselves and ...

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  • Ezekiel Elliott's injunction denied; six-game suspension reinstated
Ezekiel Elliott's injunction denied; six-game suspension reinstated

The Elliott suspension has been weaving through the courts since he was ordered in August to serve the ban for violating the NFL's personal conduct policy. So, Elliott will nearly certainly miss that contest and many experts expect he'll serve the six-game suspension in full after this ruling. Over the course of his eight regular-season appearances...

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  • Brother of Lakers Guard Lonzo Ball Arrested in Hangzhou
Brother of Lakers Guard Lonzo Ball Arrested in Hangzhou

A UCLA spokesman did not confirm or deny the information, referring to the school's statement that it was cooperating with local authorities. UCLA Coach Steve Alford has confirmed that the three players will not play in Friday's game. If the three are arrested, an investigation could take up to two additional months before prosecutors bring for...

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  • Vikings make it official, activate Teddy Bridgewater, put Sam Bradford on IR
Vikings make it official, activate Teddy Bridgewater, put Sam Bradford on IR

Bradford, who has missed six of the past seven games with a left knee injury, had arthroscopic surgery on Tuesday. Mortensen says Andrews had previously shared that Bradford's knee is structurally sound, and nothing he saw during Tuesday's procedure would indicate anything different.

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  • Roy Halladay, former Blue Jays pitcher, dies in plane crash
Roy Halladay, former Blue Jays pitcher, dies in plane crash

Halladay pitched for the Blue Jays for 12 seasons from 1998-2009 and won his first Cy Young Award in 2003. Halladay bought the two seat ICON A5 less than a month ago, after months of renting the aircraft. Halladay, a star with the Phillies from 2010-2013, recently tweeted photos of himself flying. One of his many career highlights includes ...

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  • Jameis Winston out for several weeks, say Buccaneers
Jameis Winston out for several weeks, say Buccaneers

Buccaneers quarterback Jameis Winston is questionable to return after starting the second half of Sunday's game against the Saints on the bench due to a shoulder injury, the team announced. Since his initial injured, the Bucs (2-6) have suffered three straight defeats to extended their losing streak to five matches. He's thrown 10 touchdowns but ...

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  • Broncos coach sticking with Osweiler at QB
Broncos coach sticking with Osweiler at QB

On the other side of the ball, the Eagles never let Denver quarterback Brock Osweiler find a rhythm in his first start of the season. He completed 19-of-38 passes for 208 yards with one touchdown and two interceptions. The win proved vital, as it handed the Broncos the playoff tiebreaker over New England that postseason. Any hope that Osweiler'...

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  • Senators' Matt Duchene Sneaks Off Ice After Avalanche Trade Him During Game
Senators' Matt Duchene Sneaks Off Ice After Avalanche Trade Him During Game

Duchene was traded mid-game, so he snuck off the ice during a stoppage. Duchene will face his former Avs mates next weekend when Ottawa and Colorado go head to head twice against one another in Sweden. Duchene's swift exit seemed sudden, but he suspected something might happen, having been the subject of trade rumors for months. "Being pulled i...

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  • Emenalo resigns as Chelsea technical director
Emenalo resigns as Chelsea technical director

The former Nigeria worldwide announced he would be stepping down from his position where he's been in charge of player recruitment, the academy and Chelsea's loan network. Chelsea chairman Bruce Buck said Emenalo's resignation has been accepted "with regret". He has had a tremendous impact on the club over the past 10 years and this is evident in e...

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  • Tottenham 1-0 Crystal Palace: Spurs stars rated and slated
Tottenham 1-0 Crystal Palace: Spurs stars rated and slated

Wilfried Zaha scuffed wide after taking the ball around Gazzaniga - Palace's best chance - but Hodgson refused to single out the previous week's last-minute goal hero. Tottenham began to commit players forward and Zaha should have punished them when he was clean through but, after going round a poorly-positioned Gazzaniga, he shot wide with the go...

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  • Sparkling Bayern Munich relish timing of Borussia Dortmund clash
Sparkling Bayern Munich relish timing of Borussia Dortmund clash

Dortmund's evening got even worse before the end of the first half due to Sokratis Papastathopoulos limping off injured, but they could so easily have been back in the match had Yarmolenko got the better of Ulreich in his second clear-cut chance of the contest.

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  • National Basketball Association roundup: James scores 57 for Cavaliers in victory
National Basketball Association roundup: James scores 57 for Cavaliers in victory

But even knowing how great James remains - and he is, without a doubt, still the game's undisputed top talent, even as he is in his 15th season and approaching his 33rd birthday - it is hard to quantify just how great he was Friday night. Love had two double-doubles versus Washington last season, including a 39-point, 12-rebound effort. Simmons joi...

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  • Bilic without number of key players for visit of Liverpool
Bilic without number of key players for visit of Liverpool

In contrast to Bilic's woes, Liverpool boss Jurgen Klopp has silenced his critics for the moment thanks to the Reds' third successive win in all competitions. There have been occasions when West Ham have been genuinely awful under Bilic. Just as it looked the home side might mount some form of comeback, Liverpool struck again through Alex O...

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  • An in-depth look at MSU in the first College Football Playoff rankings
An in-depth look at MSU in the first College Football Playoff rankings

Sporting News took a poll Tuesday afternoon asking which team would be left out of the top four among Notre Dame (7-1), Clemson (7-1), Oklahoma (7-1) and Ohio State (7-1). This is the fourth season of the playoff, and until now Georgia had been a non-factor in the process. Penn State and TCU are next on the list despite each having a loss, wi...

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  • Moira is Overwatch's new healer, theme park map coming next year
Moira is Overwatch's new healer, theme park map coming next year

If you're reading this from Blizzcon , you can check her out on the show floor with no limits. The hero , revealed by Overwatch game director Jeff Kaplan at BlizzCon 2017 , deals damage while healing her allies. There is no word on when Moira will be added to the game. Using her left hand, she can give out biotic energy and heal allies tha...

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  • West Ham United vs Liverpool
West Ham United vs Liverpool

Liverpool manager Juergen Klopp is happy for Sadio Mane to play for Senegal in its crucial World Cup qualifiers, even though the winger has only just returned from a hamstring injury sustained on global duty last month. He explained: "We can not ignore the situation of Senegal and say we don't care if they play in the World Cup". That's the same fo...

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  • Theo Walcott Starts - Arsenal Team vs Red Star Belgrade Confirmed
Theo Walcott Starts - Arsenal Team vs Red Star Belgrade Confirmed

Arsenal have qualified to the next round of the competition but Zvezda sit second and will have to shrug off the challenge from FC Cologne to pick the other ticket after the German side claimed a 5-2 away victory over BATE Borisov . In the end, we did not see goals. "It's frustrating when you don't score, but overall you understand that with ...

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  • Ivanka Trump hails 'womenomics' in Japan ahead of president's visit
Ivanka Trump hails 'womenomics' in Japan ahead of president's visit

Trump, who is attending event at the invitation of Japanese Prime Minister Shinzō Abe, will be introduced by the Prime Minister on Friday morning, according to a White House official, signaling Japan's interest in developing relationships with the Trump administration.

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  • Injury Worries Mount For Real Madrid Ahead Of Spurs Clash
Injury Worries Mount For Real Madrid Ahead Of Spurs Clash

Spurs held Madrid to a 1-1 draw at the Santiago Bernabeu on matchday three, meaning they sit top of Group H ahead of the meeting at Wembley. England worldwide Kane missed Tottenham's 1-0 loss to Premier League rivals Manchester United through injury on Saturday.

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  • Matt Forte unhappy with New York Jets offensive playcalling
Matt Forte unhappy with New York Jets offensive playcalling

The Jets threw away three drives in the second half with the Falcons against the ropes. The Saints now have a 4-2 record. Time will tell and it may tell as early as tomorrow. The Jets, though, haven't been particularly effective running the ball. Quinn had nothing but praise for the run defense, which held the Jets to a season-low 43 yards ...

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  • SA vs BAN: Twitter celebrates David Miller's fastest T20 century
SA vs BAN: Twitter celebrates David Miller's fastest T20 century

The Bangladesh skipper said that though teams struggle to perform well in an away series , his team was not able to compete on the South Africa tour. Also known as "Killer Miller" for his brutal batting, Miller hit every bowler of visitors to all corners to register his maiden T-20 hundred that went on to became the fastest in the T-20 forma...

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  • Astros Player Rebuked for Racist Gesture at World Series
Astros Player Rebuked for Racist Gesture at World Series

Gurriel's remorse, there needs to be disciplinary consequences to make clear that Major League Baseball is an institution that will not tolerate behavior of this type". "The two (games ban) that is the standard that had evolved over two or three situations was inadequate", Manfred said. Gurriel will lose £245,000 of his £9million salary next year...

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  • Patriots Hold Off Chargers 21-13 for 4th Straight Win
Patriots Hold Off Chargers 21-13 for 4th Straight Win

Tom Brady (he's 40, you know) had a solid game aside from his offense's troubles in the red zone, completing 32 of his 47 passes for 333 yards, while nimbly avoiding Chargers pressure the bulk of the contest. The Patriots weathered a last-minute drive from Phillip Rivers to walk away with a 21-13 win over the Chargers and ending LA's three-game ...

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  • Tottenham's Star Striker Harry Kane to Miss Manchester United Clash in EPL
Tottenham's Star Striker Harry Kane to Miss Manchester United Clash in EPL

His aerial presence is enormous but the 32-year-old lacks the mobility of Kane despite bringing a wealth of experience to the table. "It is not a big problem, only a small issue, but he is not going to play (on Saturday)". During the season, problems happen and you must trust all the players, all the squad. Alternatively, Son Heung-min could le...

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  • Most Houston Texans Take a Knee After Owner's 'Inmates' Comment
Most Houston Texans Take a Knee After Owner's 'Inmates' Comment

The protest comes in the wake of some controversial comments from the Texans owner. McNair issued two public apologies via statements distributed by the Texans. Left tackle Duane Brown told reporters on Friday that players considered a mass walkout but ultimately chose to practice and fly to Seattle. Players, following the lead of former Nation...

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  • Katie Taylor 'belongs on same stage as Anthony Joshua'
Katie Taylor 'belongs on same stage as Anthony Joshua'

Taylor reigns as the Republic of Ireland's only world champion and is the first pro boxer to hold such a crown since Andy Lee lost his WBO middleweight strap in 2015. With a world title to her name she now carries significant collateral in chasing unification bouts or pursuing a mooted clash with UFC start Holly Holm, herself a former world boxing...

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  • Liverpool boss Jurgen Klopp hails return to form against Huddersfield
Liverpool boss Jurgen Klopp hails return to form against Huddersfield

The result had looked far from secure after a awful first half, watched by the president of club owners Fenway Sports Group Mike Gordon who had flown in for the game. Sturridge reached his 100th club goal in his 270th game, although his strike-rate for Liverpool is much better with 62 in 130. The England worldwide missed out on his 101st club g...

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  • United and Spurs to swap Shaw and Rose?
United and Spurs to swap Shaw and Rose?

And Mourinho maintains the lack of hunger which blighted United's shock 2-1 defeat at promoted Huddersfield last weekend was a one-off. Injury rules out star turn Harry Kane , but fellow England global Eric Dier may well start - a player who has been targeted by Mourinho's side, with Mauricio Pochettino saying in his new book that the intere...

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  • Martial jumps from bench to hit Man Utd victor against Spurs
Martial jumps from bench to hit Man Utd victor against Spurs

While Fernando Llorente waits on his first league start for Tottenham , Son has been handed an opportunity, having started alongside Kane last week, scoring from a pass from the striker. Asked what he meant by the signal, Mourinho retorted: "Calm down, relax a little bit". Mourinho made it clear that his message was for his critics, not Pochetti...

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  • Luke Shaw risks Mourinho wrath with Pochettino praise
Luke Shaw risks Mourinho wrath with Pochettino praise

The England International moved to United at the end of the season. The two sides, who are separated in their table only by goal difference, face each other at Old Trafford on Saturday. I've had lots of ups and downs, but when I was with Pochettino it was only ever up, up, up. "I think with Southampton he achieved the impossible", he said.

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  • Royals Nominated for Four Gold Gloves
Royals Nominated for Four Gold Gloves

The Gold Glove Awards are voted on by managers and coaches. This year's Gold Glove Awards represent just one way the game's top performers will be recognized. Should he win, Perez would become the first AL catcher to win as many as five-straight Rawlings Gold Gloves since Ivan "Pudge" Rodriguez was honored 10-straight years (1992-2001) and the se...

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  • Texans players nearly walked out of practice after Bob McNair's 'inmate' comments
Texans players nearly walked out of practice after Bob McNair's 'inmate' comments

An ESPN report published Friday detailed last week's conference in NY, saying McNair's comment "stunned some in the room". Receiver DeAndre Hopkins' absence from Texans practice Friday was directly related to McNair's comment, sources told ESPN's Adam Schefter.

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  • Swansea v Man Utd: Carabao Cup Fourth Round Preview
Swansea v Man Utd: Carabao Cup Fourth Round Preview

United doubled their lead shortly before the hour mark, with Lingard grabbing his brace with a brilliant header. Elsewhere, Bournemouth beat Middlesbrough 3-1, Bristol City put four past Crystal Palace in a 4-1 win and Leicester beat Leeds 3-1.

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  • TY Hilton Blames Colts' Struggles On O-Line
TY Hilton Blames Colts' Struggles On O-Line

Running back T.J. "I mean, we were winning our matchups". Bortles had three completions of at least 45 yards; he had none in the first six games. "Going into the bye week 4-3 instead of 3-4 and at the top of your division is a lot better feeling than going in there trying to scrape and claw to get back into the division lead.

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  • Bulls suspend Portis 8 games for injuring Mirotic
Bulls suspend Portis 8 games for injuring Mirotic

I feel like I let my fans, the Bulls organization, [and] most importantly my teammates down. Mirotic suffered two facial fractures in addition to a concussion in the fight - the 2015 NBA All-Rookie First Team selection expected to be sidelined for up to six weeks with the injury.

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  • Capitals at Red Wings
Capitals at Red Wings

After agreeing to a deal with Andreas Athanasiou on Friday, the Detroit Red Wings had to clear some cap space. In 20 playoff games, Wilson had three goals and three assists. Wilson will likely slot into a bottom-six role with the Red Wings and has no fantasy value. Now that Athanasiou is under contract with the Red Wings it will be interestin...

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  • Lonzo Ball almost triple-doubles in Lakers' win
Lonzo Ball almost triple-doubles in Lakers' win

Beverley tested the rookie every chance he got, putting the pressure on him on the defensive end (beyond the half-court line too) and even unleashed a expletive-filled tirade directed at Lonzo as he walked into the locker room. They want to set a tone and he will see it all year long. "Lonzo did good!" LaVar said . I'm not going to be hanging ou...

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  • Conte Hails Chelsea's Spirit, Commitment In Watford Win
Conte Hails Chelsea's Spirit, Commitment In Watford Win

Roma penned Chelsea in their own half for much of the thrilling 3-3 Champions League draw in midweek, and the same happened against Watford as Chelsea spent nearly 30 per cent of the match in their defensive third. Pedro had put the Blues ahead in the 12th minute with a sensational 25-yard strike that curled away from Watford goalkeeper ...

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  • Marco Silva issues word of warning to Troy Deeney after Arsenal criticism
Marco Silva issues word of warning to Troy Deeney after Arsenal criticism

The 25-year-old is quoted by The Telegraph as saying: "As a player, if your attitude is questioned, it's terrible". Silva added: "For my players we must look inside and not outside and respect ourselves, as well". "Whenever I play against Arsenal , I'll go up and think "let me whack the first one and see who wants it", Deeney said. I don't thi...

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