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Peyton Manning turned down Fox's offer for TNF Peyton Manning turned down Fox's offer for TNF
- March 29, 2018

Manning's Hall of Fame career and loveable TV persona makes him the flawless candidate to crush the job as a color commentator, especially after how everyone loved Tony Romo in his rookie season as an analyst. Panthers tight end Greg Olsen, whom The Post reported tried out for ESPN's " Monday Night Football ", also is a possibility. The network does not have a clear Plan B. (more...)
Ball-tampering scandal: Cameron Bancroft sorry for lying, vows he'll regain respect Ball-tampering scandal: Cameron Bancroft sorry for lying, vows he'll regain respect
- March 29, 2018

They have made a very grave mistake, but they are not bad people", he said. The thing for me would be if we take a leaf out of someone like say New Zealand's book, the way they play and respect the opposition. Notably, both the players were to be the captains of Rajasthan Royals (Steve Smith) and Sunrisers Hyderabad (David Warner). Smith was fined 100% match fee and given a suspension of one match initially while Bancroft was charged 75% of his match fee. (more...)
Miami Open 2018: Raonic ousted by del Potro for second consecutive tournament Miami Open 2018: Raonic ousted by del Potro for second consecutive tournament
- March 29, 2018

Is the last time playing in Key Biscayne, so I would love to stay here few more days.' Asked about his plans for the clay season , del Potro admitted that he is likely to have a ligh schedule: 'I don't like too much the tournaments on clay, so maybe I quit few tournaments from the start of the season, of the clay season . (more...)
Roma explain why Mohamed Salah was sold to Liverpool last summer Roma explain why Mohamed Salah was sold to Liverpool last summer
- March 29, 2018

The forward has made 40 appearances for the club this season and scored 36 times, including the four goals he netted in his last outing for Liverpool during their 5-0 win over Watford. "If we're talking about next year I think so", Monchi said when asked if Alisson would stay. "Francesco has this ability, this reach, this influence and credibility that is so strong, Roma must certainly use that", Monchi told Fox Sports in an interview to be broadcast on Friday. (more...)
Kansas Assistant Coach's Nine-Year-Old Son Scouted Duke Perfectly Kansas Assistant Coach's Nine-Year-Old Son Scouted Duke Perfectly
- March 29, 2018

The 6-foot-5 junior is back to playing reliably productive minutes again, and that's a big reason why the Jayhawks are back in the Final Four for the first time in six years. Villanova took a 13 point lead at the half and kept Texas Tech at arm's length the rest of the way as the Red Raiders drew no closer than five. The Wildcats drain an average of 11.5 three pointers a game while connecting on 40.5 percent from downtown. (more...)
Kemba Walker passes Dell Curry to become Charlotte Hornets' all-time leading scorer Kemba Walker passes Dell Curry to become Charlotte Hornets' all-time leading scorer
- March 29, 2018

When Kemba Walker left UConn as a national champion in 2011, there were those who questioned how good an NBA player he could be. Even though with the season that they're having, when accomplishments happen throughout the season, you try not to take them for granted. (more...)
Ball tampering plot: Smith, Warner banned for 12 months Ball tampering plot: Smith, Warner banned for 12 months
- March 29, 2018

For all the damage done to the individuals and Australian cricket as a whole, the guilty parties also run the risk of being hit hard in the hip pocket as celebrity agent Max Markson warned players will "lose every single one" of their contracts. (more...)
Liverpool stunned as agent of Klopp flirts with possible Bayern switch Liverpool stunned as agent of Klopp flirts with possible Bayern switch
- March 29, 2018

Bayern are expected to be on the hunt for a new manager in the summer, with veteran coach Jupp Heynckes set to leave at the end of the season. "But you have to bear in mind many factors". Jurgen isn't too big for Bayern Munich and Bayern Munich isn't too big for him. "And Jurgen has an incredibly good knowledge of human nature and knows which players fit, not only for their abilities, but also for their character". (more...)
Hearthstone Is Finally About To Get A Tournament Mode Hearthstone Is Finally About To Get A Tournament Mode
- March 29, 2018

This is has traditionally been the best time of year for new players to jump in the game, since it has the least amount of cards in play, but the switchover also refreshes the meta of competitive decks and strategies. To get over that 'homework hump, ' Hearthstone is handing out a new Druid hero portrait for free (much like they did for 2017's first new set). (more...)
Paul Pogba will leave Manchester United for THIS reason - Kevin Kilbane Paul Pogba will leave Manchester United for THIS reason - Kevin Kilbane
- March 29, 2018

Jose Mourinho started his charm offensive to land the Welshman last summer, and believed he had done enough to convince him to join before the European Super Cup between the two sides, but the player made a decision to stay and have a final crack at making it at Madrid. (more...)
WTA Miami: Jelena Ostapenko edges Elina Svitolina to reach the semis WTA Miami: Jelena Ostapenko edges Elina Svitolina to reach the semis
- March 29, 2018

Jelena grabbed both tie breaks with three mini-breaks, keeping her focus and momentum, and she will now face Venus Williams or Danielle Collins in the semi-final clash. "You don't have to do it the traditional way", Williams said. Two points from losing the set at 5-6, Ostapenko clattered a pair of winners past her rival - and then righted the ship in the tiebreak, taking the first two points and the final five with impeccable power hitting to seal a topsy-turvy opener. (more...)
We've got to win back our fans, says Lehmann We've got to win back our fans, says Lehmann
- March 29, 2018

Did you even imagine that the Aussie which is called the world champion will cheat the game? Bancroft used a strip of yellow sticky tape to pick up dirt and illegally roughen one side of the ball to generate more swing for Australia's bowlers. (more...)
Coach Darren Lehmann: Australia team 'must change' after ball-tampering scandal Coach Darren Lehmann: Australia team 'must change' after ball-tampering scandal
- March 29, 2018

Sutherland said that the Cricket Australia investigation had found that only Smith, Warner and Bancroft had been in on the plot to tamper with the ball, and that "significant" sanctions would be issued in 24 hours once the investigations were completed. (more...)
Southgate questions VAR decision after England draw Southgate questions VAR decision after England draw
- March 29, 2018

Gareth Southgate has confirmed Jack Butland will start in goal when England welcome Italy to Wembley tonight but insisted the decision is not an indicator of his World Cup plans. He added: "I'm pleased with the performance". He said: "It wasn't a penalty - Tarkowski has not made a challenge". Jack Butland has been given the chance to impress in England's global friendly against Italy tonight as the Stoke goalkeeper has been named in the starting line-up for Wembley. (more...)
The Premier League is finally getting a winter break The Premier League is finally getting a winter break
- March 29, 2018

Press Association Sport understands that the FA remains in discussions over a potential break, which the organisation has always been open to. The prospect of a winter break in top-flight English football , which has been discussed and debated for years with public opinion split, appears to be edging closer. (more...)
Not today! See Dwyane Wade swat LeBron James' shot to the stands Not today! See Dwyane Wade swat LeBron James' shot to the stands
- March 29, 2018

James scored 16 points in the second quarter and 13 in the third on 10-of-15 shooting, including 4 of 6 from beyond the arc as the Cavaliers built a 17-point lead heading into the fourth quarter. "That's why he is who he is", head coach Erik Spoelstra said, speaking of Wade. It's James Harden's fanboys complaining this is his year after losing out on the award to Russell Westbrook last season. (more...)
Loyola-Chicago vs. Michigan, Final Four odds: Ramblers underdogs facing the Wolverines Loyola-Chicago vs. Michigan, Final Four odds: Ramblers underdogs facing the Wolverines
- March 29, 2018

The Ducks closed to 65-63 on Hebard's fast-break layup with 5:38 left - just the sixth field goal of the second half for Oregon. The road to the best program in hoops may start where the original rules of the game are housed at Kansas , hit Tobacco Road, head to the home of the one-and-done prospect in Lexington but it ends on the Main Line, a wealthy stretch of Philadelphia suburbs home to Villanova . (more...)
How the world reacted to bans for Australian trio How the world reacted to bans for Australian trio
- March 29, 2018

CAPTAIN Steve Smith and vice-captain David Warner have been banned from global cricket for a year and stripped of their leadership positions, with the latter branded "never to lead again" by Cricket Australia . As well as their careers being damaged, their wallets will take a hit too as they lose out on millions from playing global cricket. Aside from the bans, Smith and Bancroft have been barred from captaining Australia for a period of two years, while Warner won't be considered ... (more...)
Jerry Jones to contest NFL's $2M demand
- March 29, 2018

Jones on Tuesday requested a hearing before Goodell to appeal the commissioner's decision to seek $2 million in reimbursement of legal fees from him in relation to his role in trying to halt Goodell's contract extension and Ezekiel Elliott's suspension, according to The Washington Post . (more...)
Manchester United Fans Aren't Impressed With The Latest Transfer Rumour Manchester United Fans Aren't Impressed With The Latest Transfer Rumour
- March 29, 2018

Vidal turns 31 in May and will only have a year remaining on his deal with Bayern this summer. However, they are not alone, with the Express adding that United have identified Vidal as the ideal solution to their issues in the middle of the park. (more...)
Cricket Australia confirms 12-month bans on Steve Smith, David Warner Cricket Australia confirms 12-month bans on Steve Smith, David Warner
- March 29, 2018

Bancroft , 25, playing in only his eighth Test, was charged with "knowledge of the existence of, and being party to, the plan to attempt to artificially alter the condition of the ball using sandpaper", and "carrying out instructions to attempt to artificially alter the condition of the ball". (more...)
Royals catcher Salvador Perez tears MCL carrying luggage Royals catcher Salvador Perez tears MCL carrying luggage
- March 29, 2018

He only caught 116 games a year ago - the fewest of his career - and went on the disabled list for the first time in his career. But an injury right before Opening Day is about as bad as it gets. "All the work I do, training in the offseason, I feel sad", he said. The Royals were counting on having his bat in the lineup after losing run-producers Eric Hosmer and Lorenzo Cain in free agency. (more...)
Major League Baseball shuts down putting player images in beer foam at Yankee Stadium
- March 29, 2018

But not too long after, Major League Baseball let the team know they're not allowed - current players are not permitted to promote the sale of alcohol, so don't expect to see Aaron Judge smiling at you from inside of your beer anytime soon. (more...)
Reds Opening Day game postponed until Friday Reds Opening Day game postponed until Friday
- March 29, 2018

The Reds' annual Opening Day parade will still be held on Monday. Any fans who cannot the rescheduled game on Friday may exchange their ticket for any remaining 2018 regular season home game, subject to availability. Ticket holders who can not attend Friday's game may be able to exchange their tickets for another game at reds.com/rainout or at ballpark ticket windows. (more...)
Ball-Tampering Scandal: Smith, Warner and Bancroft to return home Ball-Tampering Scandal: Smith, Warner and Bancroft to return home
- March 29, 2018

Further, the probe found that it was Smith who directed "that evidence of attempted tampering be concealed on the field of play" - in other words, Smith told Bancroft to hide the yellow object now known to be sandpaper in his pants. Australia's pre-meditated attempt to tamper with the ball, and thus make it swing more in the air, has drawn condemnation from around the world, with ball-tampering a serious breach of the International Cricket Council's code of conduct. (more...)
Cardinals-Blue Jays, 2nd Ld-Writethru,366 Cardinals-Blue Jays, 2nd Ld-Writethru,366
- March 29, 2018

His son, a 19-year old third basemen, may not play in the majors until the 2019 season but he is considered the top prospect in the Blue Jays organization so it wouldn't be a surprise if he gets called up sometime this season. It's supposed to be a commentary about how unbelievable something is, but come on, we've all seen plenty of fictional television and literature, right? "Everything I've been doing that last two days here I'm going to remember", said Guerrero. (more...)
VAR helps Italy snatch draw against England VAR helps Italy snatch draw against England
- March 29, 2018

Eric Dier has said England coach Gareth Southgate will not be hampered by his lack of experience at the highest level, telling the Evening Standard he has been "brilliant from the start". "I think our patterns of play have become far clearer to everybody". "Hopefully it will be spot on at the World Cup". It was England's last game before Southgate names his provisional squad in May to take to Russian Federation for the World Cup. (more...)
Running on Dunkin': Donut-themed sneakers Running on Dunkin': Donut-themed sneakers
- March 29, 2018

Maybe the coolest part of this Boston-based collab is that the Saucony x Dunkin' Donuts Kinvara 9 also comes in a custom sneaker box that draws on inspiration from the classic Dunkin' Donuts box. Also, some of the sneakers have pink-frosted donuts on the heels and sprinkles speckling the back of each shoe. Three sets of laces ship with each pair-black, orange, and magenta-allowing wearers to customize their look. (more...)
Browns trade QB Cody Kessler to Jaguars Browns trade QB Cody Kessler to Jaguars
- March 29, 2018

The Cleveland Browns continued overhauling the quarterback room Wednesday, as they agreed to trade former starter Cody Kessler to the Jacksonville Jaguars . Kessler's tenure with the Browns began in mild controversy. "We are excited about the opportunity to add Cody as depth to our quarterback position", Jaguars GM Dave Caldwell said. (more...)
Shane Warne condemns 'hysteria' over ball-tampering scandal Shane Warne condemns 'hysteria' over ball-tampering scandal
- March 29, 2018

Meanwhile, the Caribbean Premier League which is slated to get underway from August 8, 2018 might not accommodate any of the three Australian cricketers as the final squad for the tournament, this year has already been decided. Sutherland and his governing body, under pressure from sponsors and in the midst of negotiations over a new broadcast deal, know they have plenty of work to do over the coming months to restore the image of the sport in Australia . (more...)

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