NCAA Tournament: 10 Facts About the Final Four

FORESHADOWING?: If you're into good omens, note that Kansas won its last title in San Antonio by beating North Carolina and Memphis under Self a decade ago. Rick Pitino took Providence, Kentucky and Louisville to seven semifinals during his caree... More..

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Sachin Tendulkar on ball-tampering row: Right decision has been taken
by | Thursday, March 29, 2018

Sachin Tendulkar on ball-tampering row: Right decision has been taken

Television cameras picked up Tendulkar "digging" at the ball while trying to remove a blade of grass from the seam. The Legendary cricket batsman, dubbed as the God of the cricket, was penalized with a one-ma...More..

Dennis Wise makes big top-four prediction ahead of Tottenham clash
by | Thursday, March 29, 2018

Dennis Wise makes big top-four prediction ahead of Tottenham clash

It hasn't been helped by a long-term hamstring injury sustained this fall and another minor reoccurrence this spring that has reportedly kept Toby out of the Tottenham starting XI for the Premier League since...More..

Aussies used sandpaper to tamper with ball
by | Thursday, March 29, 2018

Aussies used sandpaper to tamper with ball

The match was played in Newlands, Cape Town. Smith and Warner were on Wednesday banned from global and Australian domestic cricket for 12 months for their part in the Newlands ball-tampering scandal. India ...More..

by | Thursday, March 29, 2018

National Football League commissioner to escalate public feud, make Jerry Jones pay millions

Dallas Cowboys owner Jerry Jones plans to appeal the NFL's decision to charge him for reimbursement fees in excess of $2 million connected to his opposition of commissioner Roger Goodell's contract exten...More..

Cricket Australia: Steve Smith, David Warner, Cameron Bancroft KICKED OFF tour
by | Thursday, March 29, 2018

Cricket Australia: Steve Smith, David Warner, Cameron Bancroft KICKED OFF tour

First, we waited for ICC's decision, after that Cricket Australia and then we decided on the matter. What is his net worth? "Making sure you're keeping one side of the ball dry, throwing it into the pitch a...More..

Jose Mourinho ready to spend £42m to beat Chelsea to Arturo Vidal
by | Thursday, March 29, 2018

Jose Mourinho ready to spend £42m to beat Chelsea to Arturo Vidal

Chilean newspaper La Cuarta claimed United had already spoken to Vidal's agent and had offered the player a deal worth €14.4million a year (£240,000 a week) to sign for the club. The Chilean worldwide has b...More..

Royals C Salvador Perez out several weeks
by | Thursday, March 29, 2018

Royals C Salvador Perez out several weeks

A four-time Gold Glove victor and Silver Slugger, Perez slashed.268/.297/.495 last season with 27 home runs and 80 RBIs. In the Opening Day lineup for Kansas City will be Jon Jay (CF), Whit Merrifield (2B), Mik...More..

Solid England searching for World Cup identity
by | Thursday, March 29, 2018

Solid England searching for World Cup identity

James Tarkowski clearly seemed to trod on Chiesa for Italy's spot-kick, but even then England manager Southgate protested there wasn't sufficient evidence to overturn Aytekin's original decision. England ...More..

Yankees in brew-haha over beer foam fiasco
by | Thursday, March 29, 2018

Yankees in brew-haha over beer foam fiasco

THE PRACTICE OF imprinting the faces of New York Yankees players into beer heads is to cease amid fears it could breach MLB's rules regarding the advertising of alcohol-related products. "If MLB and the Yan...More..

Smith, Warner banned for 12 months; will miss IPL
by | Thursday, March 29, 2018

Smith, Warner banned for 12 months; will miss IPL

David Peever, the chairman of Cricket Australia , said the board "shares the anger of fans and the broader Australian community about these events". Cameron Bancroft , the batsman who was caught on camera a...More..

Vladimir Guerrero Jr. looks like dad with Montreal walkoff homer
by | Thursday, March 29, 2018

Vladimir Guerrero Jr. looks like dad with Montreal walkoff homer

Vladimir Guerrero Jr. hit a solo home run with two out in the ninth inning to give the Toronto Blue Jays a 1-0 victory over the St. Louis Cardinals in the final pre-season game for both clubs on Tuesday ni...More..

Dunkin' Donuts, Saucony partner to release limited edition sneakers
by | Thursday, March 29, 2018

Dunkin' Donuts, Saucony partner to release limited edition sneakers

Per the retailer, the shoe celebrates "the symbiotic relationship between coffee, running and donuts". "We've been keeping America running on Dunkin' for decades and we're thrilled to partner with Saucony to ...More..

Marcos Alonso rubbishes links with return to Real Madrid this summer
by | Thursday, March 29, 2018

Marcos Alonso rubbishes links with return to Real Madrid this summer

Chelsea , known for nurturing young talent from around the world, have snapped Amsterdam-born Braaf, who can operate on either wing as well as in the number nine role. Chelsea boss Antonio Conte has come und...More..

Cody Kessler traded from Cleveland to Jacksonville
by | Thursday, March 29, 2018

Cody Kessler traded from Cleveland to Jacksonville

The Browns have changed up their quarterback corps by trading with the Buffalo Bills for Tyrod Taylor and signing Drew Stanton as a free agent. The Browns are also expected to use the No. Kessler made just th...More..

Rand bears keep rushing for the exits even as rate cut looms
by | Thursday, March 29, 2018

Rand bears keep rushing for the exits even as rate cut looms

However, the Bank's models now estimated the rand was "somewhat overvalued". The SARB expects economic growth of 1.7% in 2018, and 1.5% in 2019. He said the low point of the inflation cycle was probably reach...More..

Area churches offer special services for Holy Week
by | Thursday, March 29, 2018

Area churches offer special services for Holy Week

Maundy Thursday worship at St. Mark Lutheran Church, Waterville, will be at 7 p.m. with Holy Communion. Good Friday services include the Divine Mercy Novena at 2:30 p.m., English services at 3 p.m., Spanis...More..

Ban on Australian trio means they miss mouth-watering series against India
by | Thursday, March 29, 2018

Ban on Australian trio means they miss mouth-watering series against India

Cricket is not a gentleman's game.as you get more and more money in cricket the pressure to win big money increases. Smith had also been charged for "seeking to mislead Match Officials and others regarding B...More..

5 most anticipated match-ups of the 2018 Masters
by | Thursday, March 29, 2018

5 most anticipated match-ups of the 2018 Masters

The Open Champion has been out of sorts and the Texan needs to show something in his home state before heading up to his favourite tournament at Augusta. The 1998 Masters had 88 players. In his last start befor...More..

Love Leaves as Wade, Heat Defeat the Cavaliers
by | Thursday, March 29, 2018

Love Leaves as Wade, Heat Defeat the Cavaliers

He briefly returned to the floor, but experienced concussion-like symptoms at halftime. After losing three of their previous five games, Love helped lead Cleveland to four-straight victories in his first four...More..

Root plays down speculation of Australia ball tampering during Ashes
by | Thursday, March 29, 2018

Root plays down speculation of Australia ball tampering during Ashes

Wicket-keeper batsman Tim Paine will lead the side in the remainder of the Cape Town Test. As soon as the incident was shown on the giant screen, the player was questioned in the presence of his captain Stev...More..

Los Angeles Lakers' guard Isaiah Thomas to undergo hip surgery
by | Wednesday, March 28, 2018

Los Angeles Lakers' guard Isaiah Thomas to undergo hip surgery

Thomas is in a contract year and the hip surgery doesn't help his cause as he potentially looks for a new home this summer. Thomas left the team on Monday to travel to NY for further evaluation of the injury....More..

Dodger Stadium Sewage Leak Ends Spring Training Game
by | Wednesday, March 28, 2018

Dodger Stadium Sewage Leak Ends Spring Training Game

LOS ANGELES (AP) - Spring training came to a repulsive end Tuesday night at Dodger Stadium. The Dodgers and Angels were facing off in the finale of the preseason Freeway Series when the pipe burst in the bottom...More..

Daniel Cormier on Floyd Mayweather's MMA fight rumors
by | Wednesday, March 28, 2018

Daniel Cormier on Floyd Mayweather's MMA fight rumors

Holloway said: 'The guy keeps jabbing at me and jabbing at me, or whatever, and every time I reply they're like, "Why are you doing this?" What's more, "Money" is now probably going to fight by the end of the...More..

Atlanta Ransomware Attack Shows Cities Not Prepared for Long-Term Security Breaches
by | Wednesday, March 28, 2018

Atlanta Ransomware Attack Shows Cities Not Prepared for Long-Term Security Breaches

Mayor Bottoms said Monday the attack is an important reminder of the need to ensure that the city's digital infrastructure is secure and up to date. Questions about who may be behind the attack and how they got...More..

Broncos Acquire Su'a Cravens From Redskins
by | Wednesday, March 28, 2018

Broncos Acquire Su'a Cravens From Redskins

Cravens, 22, missed the entire 2017 season after undergoing treatment for post-concussion syndrome. Cravens was placed on the reserve/left squad list last September after pondering retirement and stepping a...More..

Sridevi's death: Dawood Ibrahim's name brought in
by | Wednesday, March 28, 2018

Sridevi's death: Dawood Ibrahim's name brought in

It was just five months before her elder daughter Jhanvi Kapoor's Bollywood debut, Sridevi died in Dubai. He said that Sridevi never used to drink alcohol. When the forensic report said that there were traces o...More..

Bruins sign Zdeno Chara to 1-year contract extension
by | Wednesday, March 28, 2018

Bruins sign Zdeno Chara to 1-year contract extension

There's an intangible aspect to bringing him back, which is to say Boston has put value on his ability to mentor younger players and provide leadership to the group as a whole. While he's no longer a fixture ...More..

Australia cricket captain sent home in disgrace, coach survives
by | Wednesday, March 28, 2018

Australia cricket captain sent home in disgrace, coach survives

Cricket Australia Chairman, David Peever said: "As I indicated yesterday, the CA Board understands and shares the anger of fans and the broader Australian community about these events". Australian Cricket has...More..

Robben Considering Retirement Amid Bayern Talks
by | Wednesday, March 28, 2018

Robben Considering Retirement Amid Bayern Talks

Manchester United are reportedly interested in signing Bayern's top scorer, and Real Madrid and Chelsea are also long-standing admirers of the Poland captain. "From that day on, the whole world of footbal...More..

Florida women 'marry' ancient tree to save it
by | Wednesday, March 28, 2018

Florida women 'marry' ancient tree to save it

While Karen Cooper's "tree-mendous" marriage to save a tree from destruction has been lauded, a 31-year-old actually fell in love with a tree and named it Tim. Certified arborist Rick Joyce gave the tree a thor...More..

Isco drops Real Madrid bombshell amid Arsenal and Manchester City transfer links
by | Wednesday, March 28, 2018

Isco drops Real Madrid bombshell amid Arsenal and Manchester City transfer links

The Spanish global has started 18 La Liga games this campaign but Isco is struggling to get a run of games at Real Madrid . "I have the confidence of the Coach and maybe in Madrid (at club level), I have...More..

by | Wednesday, March 28, 2018

Smith, Warner banned for 12 months by Cricket Australia

Cricket Australia's other sponsors, which include KFC, XXXX Gold, Bupa, Qantas, Gillette and Toyota, have said they would wait for the results of Cricket Australia's investigation before deciding whether to alt...More..

Air New Zealand takes a dig at 'naughty boy' Steve Smith
by | Wednesday, March 28, 2018

Air New Zealand takes a dig at 'naughty boy' Steve Smith

While Cricket Australia (CA) is investigating the matter, these actions from Warner are quite surprising. They will announce heavy sanctions against the three in the next 24 hours. "It is hoped that following...More..

Alexander Zverev defeats Nick Kyrgios in Miami Open battle
by | Wednesday, March 28, 2018

Alexander Zverev defeats Nick Kyrgios in Miami Open battle

Alexander Zverev and Nick Kyrgios will go head to head in the Miami Open fourth round after contrasting wins on Monday local time. "I know how unsafe he is", acknowledged Zverev, who won Masters 1000 event...More..