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India will still believe they can make history despite Kohli's dismissal

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Kohli is a passionate personalty and thus, it would have been surprising if there weren't any fireworks in the post-match press conference. " South Africa did not have many partnerships, but whatever they had, one big partnership was always there and that was the key to them consolidating those situations and they deserved to win the series", he added. Read More »

Will Ferrell channels Ron Burgundy in hilarious interview with Roger Federer

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The Swiss great thrilled the centre court night crowd with an exquisite curving forehand down the line and past Bedene for another service break early in the final set. Wawrinka – a three-time Grand Slam victor had a mid-match wobble before eliminating Lithuanias Ricardas Berankis 6-3, 6-4, 2- 6, 7-6 (7/2) in 2hr 47min on Hisense Arena. Read More »

Chelsea approach West Ham about signing Andy Carroll on permanent deal

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Roma may be pressed into selling one of their key players, either in the January transfer window or the summer, and Nainggolan's future is uncertain. Irvine says West Ham are yet to receive any offers for the 29-year-old and insists a temporary deal for the former England worldwide is out of the question. Read More »

Joshua denies Parker drug claim ahead of unification fight

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Anthony Joshua dismissed criticism from Joseph Parker's team about his punch resistance, describing it as "fake news" at a press conference Tuesday. But what I learned was you can not stop someone like me. "I use it as a PR stunt", he said. Parker has been less than complimentary towards Joshua, even going so far as to accuse the British fighter of using performance enhancing drugs in a shocking claim, from which his camp quickly distanced themselves. Read More »

Steelers fans unload on offensive coordinator Todd Haley

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There's a possibility that Tomlin's staff could experience a little bit of both of those kinds of change, but with nothing official as of noon today, Tomlin had nothing to say about it. But maybe the bigger issue with Roethlisberger's comments is the continued assumption that this team is really close to winning a championship. And he pointed out he doesn't have "any control" over who the coaches are. Read More »

Paige VanZant Suffers Gruesome Arm Break After Throwing Spinning Backfist

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More than a year removed from her last appearance in the Octagon, the 23-year-old has changed addresses, changed teams and changed divisions, though she remains as exuberant as ever. This time it was Van Zant who scored the takedown around the four minute mark, but Clark managed to work her way up shortly after and score a takedown of her own. Read More »

Australian Open 2018: Venus Williams stunned in first round

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Stephens was also forced to withdraw from the Brisbane International because of a right knee injury. "I think (before) I had a little bit too much respect, played a little bit careful and safe", Bencic, who was a toddler when Venus won her first grand slam at Wimbledon in 2000, said. Read More »

How Titans' firing of Mike Mularkey affects Giants' search for head coach

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Louis Rams. The star wide receiver is "geeeked" in endorsing Vikings offensive coordinator Pat Shurmur , who appears to be the Giants' choice for head coach . The Giants are planning to schedule a second interview next week with Shurmur, sources told ESPN's Dan Graziano and Chris Mortensen. The Chicago Bears offseason just got a little bit better as one of their division rivals will lose a critical member of its coaching staff. Read More »

Espanyol coach Quique Sanchez Flores rejects Stoke

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Flores spent the 2015-16 season in the Premier League with Watford . "I have nothing else to add, only that I have to focus on the next LaLiga match". Keane is expected to be on his coaching ticket. Meanwhile Keane and O'Neill attended the Soccer Writers' Association of Ireland Awards in Dublin and Friday night and of course declined to comment. Read More »

Lions to pick Patriots' Patricia as coach

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The report , which cited unidentified league sources , also indicated that Patriots offensive coordinator Josh McDaniels and linebackers coach Brian Flores are finalists for head-coaching jobs around the league and may soon be leaving New England. Read More »

New Zealand take series, Sarfraz Ahmed slams 'batting flop'

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A cricket fan won $50,000 after taking a stunning one hand catch during the third one-day global match between New Zealand and Pakistan . Pakistan in reply were all out for 74 in the 28th over. "We wanted to get the series done", said man of the match Boult, who claimed figures of five for 17. Tim and Trent to start off, just built up that pressure. Read More »

Sports world reacts to Keith Jackson's death by sharing famous on-air moments

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The greatest games in the Big Ten were carried along by his voice especially the rivalry of the Ohio State Buckeyes and the Wolverines of MI. "Our thoughts and prayers go out to his wife, Turi Ann, and his family", Iger said. Jackson met his wife at Washington State University and the couple had three children. He was roundly criticized for ignoring an ugly incident late in the 1978 Gator Bowl game, when Ohio State coach Woody Hayes punched Clemson player Charlie Baumann after Baumann had ... Read More »

EPL: Leicester City coach, Puel reacts to Chilwell red card against Chelsea

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Asked for his thoughts on Leicester's Jamie Vardy , Conte said: "For sure Vardy is a really good player and I don't like to speak about players of other teams but in this case we are not talking about transfer market. Leicester had to play the final 22 minutes with 10 men after Ben Chilwell was sent off for two bookings, and their manager Claude Puel felt the incident had denied his side a chance of taking the three points. Read More »

Curry, James lead fan voting for All-Star game

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In the Western Conference, Curry has amassed 1,369,658 votes, taking him clear of teammate Kevin Durant with 1,326,059. Durant has nearly 1.33-million votes. National Basketball Association head coaches will select the reserves. Philadelphia's Ben Simmons (397,942) is third. Out West, there is also a new conference leader. Read More »

Isaiah Thomas gets standing ovation from Celtics fans

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LeBron James led the Cleveland Cavaliers with 19 points, seven rebounds and six assists, but no one on Cleveland looked comfortable offensively against the Celtics' suffocating defense. "We haven't played well as of late so we are trying to figure that out as well". Before leaving the floor, Thomas got a hug from LeBron James and one from Cavs coach Tyronn Lue , who pulled him close and offered two flawless words. Read More »

John Cena Reveals His Big Announcement

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With the announcement, Cena becomes the third host behind Whitney Houston and Rosie O'Donnell to host the ceremony back to back years. Wrestler-turned-actor John Cena will voice the villain Baron Draxum in the new animated series " Rise of the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles ". Read More »

Cup victor Kelly named to Canada men's team for 2018 PyeongChang Olympics

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Team Canada announced its roster Thursday, which unlike in the past, doesn't contain any current National Hockey League players. "When we go to these Olympics, this team will make Canada proud", Burke said. With the NHL deciding to end its Olympic participation Hockey Canada was forced to cast a wide net to assemble a squad for the February 9-25 Games, cobbling together a team from far flung leagues and countries. Read More »

Thursday's NFL: League to probe Gruden hiring

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While Davis and the Raiders did interview Thompson and Martin, the thought is that the organization may have done that after giving it to Gruden. The Oakland Raiders were in a don't think-don't blink situation with their coaching staff this offseason, deciding to fire Jack Del Rio and hire Jon Gruden , while throwing $100 million over 10 years at the former Raiders coach who was lured out of the ESPN " Monday Night Football " booth. Read More »

Three NFL London 2018 games have been confirmed

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The Jaguars , regulars on the London circuit, will "host" the Eagles in one game. The series will begin in Week 6 with a Seahawks-Oakland Raiders game at the new Tottenham Hotspur stadium , built with cooperation and input by the NFL. Read More »

Former Google Engineer Suing Company Over Perceived Discrimination Against White Men

Damore's original memo , which was leaked this fall , criticized Google's "left leaning" culture and argued that women in engineering were paid less than men due to their biological differences, not because of hiring practice. "Within his lawsuit, Damore further insists that the company "[shames] Google business units for failing to achieve numerical gender parity", and his attorneys characterize him as "surprised" by Google's reaction to his manifesto. Read More »

Sunderland reportedly planning to sign John Terry-likened defender from EPL giants

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And speaking to safc.com, full-back Jones revealed how the young defender is settling into life on Wearside. Sunderland , who were relegated to the Championship at the end of the last season, are currently sitting at the bottom of the league and their manager Chris Coleman is now looking to avoid further mishap by acquiring players who can help him in his task. Read More »

Dustin Johnson almost aces 433-yard par 4 at Tournament of Champions

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When it comes to smashing a golf ball really hard, England's Joe Miller is one of the world's best and his performance at the World Long Drive Championship in Thackerville, Oklahoma in 2016 blew us away. Said Johnson: "Even when I made the turn, I think I was 20 under". "It's no easy task to catch DJ", said Rahm, who lost to Johnson in the final of Match Play a year ago. Read More »

Liverpool target Lemar could move in January - Monaco boss Jardim

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The left winger has endured something of a damp squib of a season compared to 12 months ago, with only two goals and four assists accrued in 19 Monaco appearances. The 22-year-old, who is still believed to be on Arsenal's radar, was on hand to head home Keita Balde 's pinpoint cross from close range. "It might happen. Read More »

Jaguars' Ngakoue: Bills' Incognito used 'racist slurs'

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Ngakoue, whose father is a native of Cameroon and whose mother is from the West Indies, said Incognito insulted his ethnicity. "Great win to day!" Ngakoue first made his claim Sunday night on Twitter, saying Incognito was going to "have to come harder than some weak racist slurs ". Read More »

Anushka Sharma trains with Shikhar Dhawan's wife Aesha in gym

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The new bride recently returned to Mumbai and jumped right into work by resuming the shoot for her much-anticipated film " Zero ". Virat and Anushka got married each other in December a year ago and since one month they have been together, roaming around the world. Read More »

Steyn may not bowl again in Test series against India

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According to espncricinfo, he may not bowl again in this Test. Steyn sustained a heel injury while bowling on Saturday by stepping awkwardly into a foothole and has been ruled out of the rest of the series and for up to the next six weeks. Read More »

Michigan's Charles Woodson elected to College Football Hall of Fame

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He now works as a college football analyst for ESPN. Taylor becomes the 18th Nebraska player to earn induction into the College Hall of Fame and gives NU 24 overall members of the Hall including six coaches . For his career, Brown went a combined 244-122-1 at the four different schools he was the head coach at. His senior season, he recorded a then-program record 137 pancake blocks as the Huskers led the nation in total offense, rushing and scoring. Read More »

Real Madrid fall 16 points behind Barcelona after draw with Celta Vigo

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Celta appealed for Navas to be sent off when he felled Aspas and was only shown a yellow card while the Costa Rican was also let off when he stepped off his line before diving to his right to palm away the striker's spot-kick. Celta, meanwhile, are priced at 9/2 (5.50 ) and the Galicians, who are usually strong at home, have only managed three wins in eight league games in front of their own fans this season. Read More »

Conte On Barkley: He Has Great Potential

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Barkley was close to joining Chelsea in the summer but pulled out at the last minute after deciding to first recover from his long-term injury and then decide upon his future. Club director Marina Granovskaia added: "Ross is a player we have long admired and are certain he will prove to be an important player for Chelsea. Read More »

Norwich City 0 Chelsea 0: Conte´s second string fail to deliver

Norwich City manager Daniel Farke , on his part, praised his team for putting up an outstanding performance against the premier league defending champions, adding that he was a big believer in the cup. "The schedule is very busy, we have to play two games in the Carabao Cup against Arsenal, but these are the rules and we have to respect that". Chelsea came out with more goal in the second half and had a chance on 50 minutes but Angus Gunn got down well to smother Michy Batshuayi's ... Read More »

LaMelo, LiAngelo Ball Lithuanian jerseys now on sale at Amazon

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On Friday , the brothers were joined by Big Baller Brand patriarch LaVar Ball for the introductory press conference where they fielded questions from the media and posed with their new jerseys. One NBA general manager told ESPN's Adrian Wojnarowski in December that LiAngelo is "not on any of our scouting lists". Edvinas Seskus, Preinu Vytautas' shooting guard who also happens to be the son of the coach, getting up some shots - and making a bunch - after practice. Read More »

Tennis player Grigor Dimitrov helps injured opponent to sideline

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Millman, ranked No. 128, raised a exhausted grin for supportive home fans at Pat Rafter Arena , who has gamely fought back from two career-threatening injuries. But Millman, the fourth-ranked Australian, was prepared a few hours later to play Sydney qualifying, starting Saturday afternoon, but should have earnt himself the third and last of Tennis Australia's wildcards for the tournament's main draw. Read More »

Durant leads NBA All-Star vote, Curry first among guards

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In the Eastern Conference , Antetokounmpo (863,416), James (856,080) and Philadelphia's Joel Embiid were the top three frontcourt players in the first fan vote. Alternately he could hold a starting spot after the fan vote and have the media and players select someone else. Fan balloting weighs 50 percent of the overall vote, while all current players and a media panel will account for 25 percent each. Read More »