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Vince McMahon announces return of the XFL

He also claimed the league would remain apolitical, but when pressed acknowledged that players standing for the national anthem would likely be a part of the ...


Celtics finish dropping streak with win over Clippers

Smart found himself with the ball in his hands in the closing moments against the Lakers , attempting a game-winning bucket which fell short. The Lakers thou...


Form Aaron Finch ruled out of fourth ODI against England

A year after his finest moment in Australian colours, Travis Head wants to reprise his role as a one-day opener in the wake of Aaron Finch's injury. "I gues...


International Monetary Fund raises global growth forecast due to increased growth momentum

The IMF on Monday forecast global growth of 3.7 percent for 2017, which would be the most substantial annual growth since 2011, and to 3.9 percent for this ye...


Milwaukee Bucks fire coach Jason Kidd; name Prunty as interim head coach

San Antonio Spurs Vice President of Basketball Operations Monty Williams is believed to be one of the early favorites to nail the Milwaukee Bucks coaching job...


Anthony Joshua: 'David Price got better of me in sparring'

Boxers Anthony Joshua and Joseph Parker face-to-face at the formal announcement of their fight. Parker is confident he can beat Joshua in Cardiff but know...


H&M tries to minimise fallout after 'coolest monkey' ad disaster

The protesters were reacting to an ad in which a black child wore a sweatshirt that bore the slogan " coolest monkey in the jungle ". - Tk (@TkMatakanye) Janu...


Giants acquire Andrew McCutchen as era ends in Pittsburgh

The All-Star outfielder and 2013 National League MVP batted.279 with a.363 on-base percentage, .486 slugging percentage, .849 OPS, 28 homers, 30 doubles, tw...


This Is How India Outsmarted Australia In The First Game

But two bowlers have already impressed the Prince of Kolkata. The young Australians struggled to make early inroads with the ball, as India put on 180 for t...


Brees leads Saints past Panthers in NFC wild card game

A first down would have essentially iced the game, and the Saints came out initially in an unsuccessful attempt to draw Carolina offside before calling a timeou...


Carabao Cup Semi-Final, Chelsea vs Arsenal

Chelsea and Arsenal play out their third draw of the season as neither side is able to break the deadlock in the first leg of their EFL Cup semi-final at S...


Oakland Raiders to name Jon Gruden head coach on Tuesday

Gruden's contract will be worth around $100 million over 10 years, according to Schefter . The Raiders fired Jack Del Rio as their coach last Sunday, just af...


Everton's Ross Barkley set for Chelsea medical

According to reports from the Telegraph , the Blues submitted a deal late last night, in a hurry to rush things. But negotiations between the clubs resumed o...


Myles Boykin rallies Notre Dame to Citrus Bowl win over LSU

In what may have been the biggest play of the bowl season, Miles Boykin will certainly be remembered by the LSU Tigers . The LSU defense bottled up junio...


Tom Brady throws a block as Patriots take on Jets

It was the 11th time this season the Patriots scored in the final minute of the first half. The Jets are heading in the right direction, but there's always ...


Minnesota Twins Star Miguel Sano Accused of Sexual Assault By Photographer

Paul Saints. Bissen described a struggle with Sano, who was grasping her wrist, as he "leaned down and tried to kiss me, more than once". 'He then leaned down...


Oxlade-Chamberlain ready to shine against Arsenal, says Klopp

The England midfielder has been settling into life at Anfield after having opted to leave The Emirates to sign for the Reds in the summer transfer window on dea...


Panthers' Thomas Davis suspended 2 games for hit on Packers' Devante Adams

Davis tried an apology in a reply tweet to Adams, owning up making a mistake. The Panthers, meanwhile, will be without Davis for the next two games as a result ...


Pentagon acknowledges program to investigate UFO encounters

The Pentagon has confirmed it had been running a multi-million dollar secret UFO investigation programme but says it ended in 2012 to fund "other priorities"....


Mauricio Pochettino insists Spurs are up for Manchester City challenge

They will face a sterner test on Saturday at home to a resurgent Tottenham Hotspur , but Guardiola is relishing the prospect of facing a rival team whose appro...


McNabb among former football stars named in NFL Network harassment lawsuit

Another sexual harassment scandal has been unleashed and this time it affects personnel at the NFL Network . Former player Donovan McNabb , who no longer wo...


Jose Mourinho makes Tottenham Hotspur's Danny Rose his No.1 January target

This led to speculation linking him with a switch to United but Spurs refused to sell Rose after already losing Kyle Walker to Manchester City so the player e...


Huskies to play Penn State in the Fiesta Bowl

The Nittany Lions are heading to a duel in the desert. Barkley has scored 21 total touchdowns in his (16 rushing, three receiving, two kick return), and he will...


NFL Suspends Rob Gronkowski for Late Hit

After the play was over, White was laying face down on the Patriots sideline when the 6-foot-6, 265-pound Gronkowski leapt and dropped his full body weight on t...


3 key matchups to watch: Patriots vs Bills

Brady has won 14 of those games in Buffalo, tying former teammate Drew Bledsoe for the most by a quarterback at New Era Field (formerly Ralph Wilson Stadium ) ...


Shujaa into Dubai Sevens Cup Quarters

But as the game neared it send Blitzboks replacement Tim Agaba showed tremendous strength to power over the tryling and seal the match and tournament for Sou...


Everton Set to Appoint Sam Allardyce

David Unsworth remains in caretaker charge as the Toffees face West Ham at Goodison Park at 20:00 GMT. Everton were understood to have re-opened talks wit...


Father of missing 3-year-old girl speaks out

She has brown hair and blue eyes. Woods lives with her mother and her mother's live-in boyfriend on Dawson Cabin Road in Jacksonville, North Carolina. The gir...


It's Official! Chip Kelly is New UCLA Bruins Football Head Coach

Kelly thrived in four seasons at OR between 2009 and 2012, leading the Ducks to to four Pac-10/12 titles, a BCS National Championship Game appearance, a Rose Bo...


Footballer Robinho sentenced to nine years for rape

Robinho , who now plays for Athletico Mineiro in his homeland, has been capped 100 times as an worldwide player for Brazil , also having become the Premier Lea...


Pak spinner Hafeez suspended over bowling action

Even though Hafeez was gutted by the news, the 37-year-old insisted that he will remedy his action and get it re-tested to ensure he can continue to have an imp...


Italy coach Ventura axed after World Cup disaster

The veteran coach's fate was sealed after a crisis meeting of the Italian Football Federation (FIGC) in Rome. The 69-year-old took charge in July 2016, succee...


Super Eagles Aiming To Shock 'Messi-less' Argentina

Twitter has hit out at Daniel Akpeyi, claiming he has no business in the Super Eagles . Toyin Ibitoye , the Super Eagles media officer, who said this in an ...


Butch Jones Out at Tennessee

The report originated with Bruce Feldman of Sports Illustrated. Head Coach of the University of Tennessee collegiate football team has been sacked following...


Hamilton in heavy Brazil crash, starts from back

However, he won't be able to catch Hamilton, who wrapped up his fourth world title last time out in Mexico, but Bottas has his sights firmly set on the Brit for...