ICC for a relook at player punishment code, cricket committee to review

During the third Test between South Africa and Australia between March 22 to 26, Australian Cameron Bancroft was caught on cameras using what is believed to be a tape before attempting to hide the object down the front of his trousers, moments before... More..

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David Warner breaks silence on Australia ball-tampering scandal
by | Thursday, March 29, 2018

David Warner breaks silence on Australia ball-tampering scandal

Cricket Australia had already concluded that coach Darren Lehmann was not involved in the controversy and he will remain in his post . "I apologise for my part and take responsibility for it", Warner wrote...More..

Steve Nash, Jason Kidd, Grant Hill to enter Basketball Hall of Fame
by | Thursday, March 29, 2018

Steve Nash, Jason Kidd, Grant Hill to enter Basketball Hall of Fame

Steve Nash , Jason Kidd , Grant Hill and Maurice Cheeks have been notified that they will be inducted into the Naismith Basketball Hall of Fame in the Class of 2018, according to ESPN's Adrian Wojnarows...More..

by | Thursday, March 29, 2018

Mourinho set to hold 'clear the air' talks with Man Utd players

Mourinho himself also arrived, being driven into Carrington, looking understandably thoughtful. United had just eight players not involved during the global break and Mourinho took a mini-holiday of his own...More..

Former MLB All-Star Rusty Staub passes away at 73
by | Thursday, March 29, 2018

Former MLB All-Star Rusty Staub passes away at 73

Staub had been battling health issues for years, suffering a heart attack in 2015. The New York Mets confirmed Staub's death in a tweet Thursday morning. Staub was a fantastic hitter during his playing days...More..

Federation Internationale de Football Association names 36 referees, 63 assistants for Russia 2018
by | Thursday, March 29, 2018

Federation Internationale de Football Association names 36 referees, 63 assistants for Russia 2018

The U.S. also had two assistant referees selected, Frank Anderson and Corey Rockwell. Uganda's sole representative in the refereeing department at the World Cup in history remains Ali Tomusange who was amon...More..

Magellan terminates sponsorship deal with Cricket Australia
by | Thursday, March 29, 2018

Magellan terminates sponsorship deal with Cricket Australia

Australia and South Africa were involved in a four-match Test series in South Africa but on the third day of the third Test, visuals of Cameron Bancroft trying to change the condition of the ball and later hidi...More..

Ball-tampering scandal: David Warner apologises to cricket fans
by | Thursday, March 29, 2018

Ball-tampering scandal: David Warner apologises to cricket fans

All three were sent home from South Africa . "It completely compromises my values and what I stand for as a player and a person, and for Australian cricket, it is not acceptable". After the press conference...More..

Australian ball-tampering: David Warner apologises for 'stain on game'
by | Thursday, March 29, 2018

Australian ball-tampering: David Warner apologises for 'stain on game'

Smith won't be considered eligible to regain the test captaincy for at least two years, Cricket Australia said. I'm absolutely gutted. I hope in time, I can earn back respect and forgiveness. The two other thin...More..

I take full responsibility, says tearful Smith
by | Thursday, March 29, 2018

I take full responsibility, says tearful Smith

Bancroft reiterated that he had "never been involved in tampering of the ball " prior to Saturday's incident. Warner earlier apologised on social media, saying via Instagram mistakes had been made and he t...More..

Lehmann to step down after fourth Test
by | Thursday, March 29, 2018

Lehmann to step down after fourth Test

Smith said "It hurts". In announcing the severe punishments, CA revealed Warner, 31, had been charged with devising the plan, instructing a junior player - Bancroft - to carry it out and even demonstrating ho...More..

Aussie coach Lehmann fears for disgraced trio's mental health
by | Thursday, March 29, 2018

Aussie coach Lehmann fears for disgraced trio's mental health

In an emotional media briefing, Lehmann, who had also come under fire for what critics called a toxic culture within the team, said his decision was voluntary. He declined to say whether he felt his ban was too...More..

Barcelona star Messi turned on Argentina teammates after Spain humiliation
by | Thursday, March 29, 2018

Barcelona star Messi turned on Argentina teammates after Spain humiliation

Seventeen minutes from time, Iago Aspas got on the scoresheet before Isco completed his hat-trick moments later to seal a ludicrously comfortable evening for the Spanish. And I'm happy to be here. "It is ...More..

Brown Wins It For Celtics
by | Thursday, March 29, 2018

Brown Wins It For Celtics

The game-winning hero finished with a team-high 21 points and a ideal 3-for-3 from long range. Boston charged back in the fourth quarter. The Utah Jazz led by six points with 2:12 remaining in the game lo...More..

Joel Embiid (facial contusion) makes early exit for 76ers on Wednesday
by | Thursday, March 29, 2018

Joel Embiid (facial contusion) makes early exit for 76ers on Wednesday

Embiid did go through tests to see whether or not he suffered a concussion , with it being determined by team doctors that he did not. Embiid, known for his active and humorous social-media presence, subsequ...More..

Darren Lehmann quits as coach of the Australian cricket team
by | Thursday, March 29, 2018

Darren Lehmann quits as coach of the Australian cricket team

A tearful Steve Smith today took full responsibility for the ball-tampering scandal in South Africa that has left his reputation in tatters, saying he is absolutely gutted right now and would regret the incid...More..

Darren Lehmann resigns as coach following ball tampering scandal
by | Thursday, March 29, 2018

Darren Lehmann resigns as coach following ball tampering scandal

Steve Smith , David Warner and Cameron Bancroft were severely punished by Cricket Australia on Wednesday for their roles in ball-tampering during the third Test in Cape Town, however, Lehmann had been given...More..

Stormy Daniels seeks Trump's answers under oath
by | Thursday, March 29, 2018

Stormy Daniels seeks Trump's answers under oath

Cohen has said he paid the $130,000 out of his own pocket, while asserting Trump never had sex with the porn performer. Michael Cohen , President Trump's personal lawyer, has painted Alana Evans claims as ...More..

Andy Murray making progress in comeback from hip surgery
by | Thursday, March 29, 2018

Andy Murray making progress in comeback from hip surgery

Andy Murray is confident he is making good progress in his battle to return to tennis following surgery on his hip. The former world No1, who has not played since he was knocked out of Wimbledon in the quar...More..

[ALERT] Steve Smith: Ball tampering was an error of my leadership
by | Thursday, March 29, 2018

[ALERT] Steve Smith: Ball tampering was an error of my leadership

IST: Smith is expected to reach Sydney shortly where he will address the media. Bancroft - who was suspended for nine months for using sandpaper to ball tamper - faced the media at a press conference at...More..

Kemba Walker Passes Dell Curry to Become Hornets Career Scoring Leader
by | Thursday, March 29, 2018

Kemba Walker Passes Dell Curry to Become Hornets Career Scoring Leader

Walker said earlier in the day following shootaround that he was eager to break the record in front of the home crowd - and Curry. LeBron, who is the Cavs' all-time scoring leader himself, hugged and shared ...More..

Del Potro: 'I will try to be 100% for French Open'
by | Thursday, March 29, 2018

Del Potro: 'I will try to be 100% for French Open'

It was similarly neck and neck with both players hitting powerfully from the baseline. Milos Raonic must be getting pretty exhausted of seeing Juan Martin del Potro on the other side of the net. Isner wil...More..

Mohamed Salah Was Sold On The Cheap Says Roma Sporting Director
by | Thursday, March 29, 2018

Mohamed Salah Was Sold On The Cheap Says Roma Sporting Director

I think players like because I believe we can hold our own against anybody", he said. We've tied Under down on a five-year contract, and the situation's similar with Alisson. The Barcelona players are less th...More..

First look at Michigan's Final Four opponent: Loyola-Chicago Ramblers
by | Thursday, March 29, 2018

First look at Michigan's Final Four opponent: Loyola-Chicago Ramblers

Now, Loyola-Chicago has become the fourth. That 1986 LSU team eked out a 59-57 win over Kentucky to claim its regional final. Then, George Mason went on a memorable run in 2006. Kansas State: After their imp...More..

How the 2018 Final Four teams arrived here
by | Thursday, March 29, 2018

How the 2018 Final Four teams arrived here

He had all 13 Jayhawks' points in overtime to lead the team to the win. He averaged just 8.4 points and 3.9 rebounds while shooting 40 percent over the final 18 regular-season games, prompting coach Bill Self...More..

National Football League mock draft: Mel Kiper goes QB early, often in new projection
by | Thursday, March 29, 2018

National Football League mock draft: Mel Kiper goes QB early, often in new projection

Mel Kiper's latest 2018 National Football League mock draft though, has the Bengals sticking with a conservative position while taking a risk with UCLA tackle Kolton Miller. That means that while you may think...More..

Warner apologises, 'takes responsibility' for part in scandal
by | Thursday, March 29, 2018

Warner apologises, 'takes responsibility' for part in scandal

The former two are banned for a year , while the opening batsman has been banned for nine months from playing domestic and global cricket . Both players are on a contract worth more than A$2 million for t...More..

Reds season opener pushed to Friday
by | Thursday, March 29, 2018

Reds season opener pushed to Friday

Both starting pitchers are expected to remain the same on Friday - three-time Cy Young Award-winning right-hander Max Scherzer for the Nationals and right-hander Homer Bailey for the Reds. The ballpark ga...More..

Hearthstone Hall Of Fame 2018: Year Of The Raven Edition
by | Thursday, March 29, 2018

Hearthstone Hall Of Fame 2018: Year Of The Raven Edition

Beta testing for Hearthstone tournaments will start in the summer, allowing players to create Swiss tournaments using the Last Hero Standing or Conquest formats. "Play Mode" features traditional head-to-hea...More..

Ball-tampering scandal a tornado of hysteria: Warne
by | Thursday, March 29, 2018

Ball-tampering scandal a tornado of hysteria: Warne

Lehmann spoke to the media in South Africa after CA confirmed Warner would not be considered for team leadership positions in the future and Smith and Bancroft would not be considered for leadership pos...More..

Miami Open Masters 2018: Early Scores and Results from Wednesday
by | Thursday, March 29, 2018

Miami Open Masters 2018: Early Scores and Results from Wednesday

Williams and Collins play Wednesday night in an all-American quarterfinal. "The first time I saw Venus in the locker room, I almost cried", Collins said. "Before the match I knew that I had to be very aggress...More..

Defense attempts to blame deceased in day three of PSU hazing trial
by | Thursday, March 29, 2018

Defense attempts to blame deceased in day three of PSU hazing trial

Members faced more than 300 charges in the death, including reckless endangerment, conspiracy to commit hazing and furnishing alcohol to minors. The attorney for Timothy Piazza's family confirmed that those...More..

New Orleans Saints Articles, Photos, and Videos
by | Thursday, March 29, 2018

New Orleans Saints Articles, Photos, and Videos

Watson and the Saints were a great fit in his previous stint with the team from 2013-2015. You can read the release from the Saints below. The announcement was made by Saints Executive Vice President/General ...More..

Romelu Lukaku wants the Premier League to organise an All-Star game
by | Thursday, March 29, 2018

Romelu Lukaku wants the Premier League to organise an All-Star game

According to a report in the Times , the FA is prepared to make the historic decision to play an entire round of the FA Cup in midweek in order to secure a winter break in the 2019-20 season. From next s...More..

LeBron James thinks he should be NBA MVP
by | Thursday, March 29, 2018

LeBron James thinks he should be NBA MVP

Even though the Cleveland Cavaliers have dealt with their fair share of injuries and notable trades this season, James told The Associated Press he'd pick himself for the league's Most Valuable Player award...More..