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England’s Eoin Morgan blasts record 17 sixes against Afghanistan

Tue, 06/18/2019 - 06:23
England captain Eoin Morgan smashed his way into the record books on Tuesday, blasting 17 sixes — the most in a one-day international cricket innings ...

Serginho propels Antlers past Sanfrecce in Asian Champions League round-of-16 first leg

Tue, 06/18/2019 - 05:58
Serginho struck the winner midway through the first half as the Kashima Antlers beat Sanfrecce Hiroshima 1-0 in the opening leg of their Asian Champions ...

Nick Hundley’s care for ailing boy leads to lasting bond with family

Tue, 06/18/2019 - 05:36
Five years ago, veteran big leaguer Nick Hundley visited Children’s Hospital of Wisconsin and met a boy named Zach Sprader. Hundley, then with the San ...

Guard LaMelo Ball, 17, signs with Australian team to prep for NBA

Tue, 06/18/2019 - 05:33
American teenager LaMelo Ball has signed with the Illawarra Hawks for the upcoming National Basketball League season, the second top U.S. prospect to join the ...

Mathieu Bastareaud, Morgan Parra left offFrance’s preliminary Rugby World Cup squad

Tue, 06/18/2019 - 04:29
Mathieu Bastareaud and Morgan Parra, who both captained France just last year, have failed to make the preliminary squad for the Rugby World Cup in ...

Ex-UEFA president Michel Platini arrested in 2022 World Cup probe

Tue, 06/18/2019 - 02:47
Former UEFA president Michel Platini has been arrested in relation to the awarding of the 2022 World Cup to Qatar, a judicial official said Tuesday.Confirming ...

Roma icon Francesco Totti’s departure puts pressure on team’s American owner

Tue, 06/18/2019 - 02:18
Former Roma captain Francesco Totti left his position within the club’s management on Monday in a move that will increase fan opposition to the team’s ...

Toronto fetes Raptors with parade

Tue, 06/18/2019 - 01:47
Two weeks from now, the Toronto Raptors’ roster might look as different as Danny Green’s combed-out mohawk with looming decisions from Kawhi Leonard, Marc Gasol ...

Yankees hurler Masahiro Tanaka tosses two-hit shutout against Rays

Tue, 06/18/2019 - 01:25
At the start of a tough week for his team, Masahiro Tanaka made things look easy on the mound against the Tampa Bay Rays again.Tanaka ...

Norway advances to last 16; France, Germany top groups

Tue, 06/18/2019 - 01:17
Norway went through to the last 16 of the Women’s World Cup alongside China and Spain on Monday after beating South Korea 2-1, while France ...

Elite defender Erik Karlsson re-signs with Sharks in $92 million deal

Tue, 06/18/2019 - 01:01
The San Jose Sharks took a risk when they traded for star defenseman Erik Karlsson knowing he had only one year left on his contract. ...

Bangladesh hunts down West Indies with second-best run chase at Cricket World Cup

Tue, 06/18/2019 - 00:56
Bangladesh achieved the second-highest run chase in Cricket World Cup history and pushed the West Indies close to elimination in a surprisingly comfortable seven-wicket victory ...

Rui Hachimura set to find out fate in NBA Draft

Tue, 06/18/2019 - 00:55
Watch video highlights of the 2014 FIBA Under-17 World Championship in Dubai and you’ll see glimpses of the future pro Rui Hachimura’s immense talents. Impressive ...

Journeyman QB Josh McCown retires after 16 NFL seasons

Tue, 06/18/2019 - 00:02
Josh McCown was sometimes the starting quarterback, often the backup— and always among the most-respected and well-liked players in whatever locker room he was in.And ...

Chile begins Copa America title defense with rout of Japan

Mon, 06/17/2019 - 20:24
Two-time defending champion Chile opened its Copa America campaign with a 4-0 win over Japan on Monday, with Eduardo Vargas scoring a pair of goals ...

Noriaki Kinoshita’s three touchdowns hand Obic third straight Pearl Bowl title

Mon, 06/17/2019 - 06:40
Evergreen wide receiver Noriaki Kinoshita caught three touchdown passes from Skyler Howard and was named the game’s MVP as the Obic Seagulls won their third ...

Dragons hold on for close win over Marines

Mon, 06/17/2019 - 06:39
Chunichi Dragons starter Enny Romero struck out 11 in his seven-inning start to get a 5-4 win against the Chiba Lotte Marines in interleague play ...

Rio 2016 marathon runner-up Eunice Kirwa banned four years for doping

Mon, 06/17/2019 - 04:05
Olympic marathon silver medalist Eunice Kirwa has been banned for four years for doping.The Athletics Integrity Unit says Kirwa’s ban will end on May 7, ...

Nadeshiko Japan keeps eyes on prize after reaching knockout stage

Mon, 06/17/2019 - 03:33
Nadeshiko Japan will face England in its last Women’s World Cup Group D match with a knockout-stage berth already guaranteed, but the 2011 champion is ...

Takefusa Kubo’s J. League stint ends with unexpected climax

Mon, 06/17/2019 - 02:23
Japan’s next great hope has taken his next big step.Takefusa Kubo, the 18-year-old midfielder expected to feature for Japan at the Tokyo Olympics and for ...

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