Swim Mom: Three Reasons Why Kids Need Morning Practice

Courtesy: Elizabeth Wickham What do Mozart, Benjamin Franklin, Tim Cook and Oprah Winfrey have in common with our swimmers? They were or are early risers—getting up before dawn—just like our kids wake up for morning practice. Leaving the house in the dark at 5 a.m. to drive kids to the pool doesn’t make my list […]

Stuck in a cycle, English cricket seeks escape

If there is one group more into cycles than the Dutch, it’s English cricket. Whether on an Ashes or World Cup rota, the comforting time constraint is four years: enough for initial teething problems, some introspection, developing consistency and then a full tilt at the spoils. Often, the schedule places both events on separate shores. […]

African All Stars Transfer News & Rumours: Mane to sign new Liverpool deal

Mane to sign new Liverpool deal  Liverpool are confident of tying Sadio Mane down to a long term contract in the coming weeks, the Mirror reports. The Reds are poised to reward the Senegal forward with an improved deal following his impressive displays in the past two seasons.  Mane is currently under contract until 2021 […]

Young Spurs players seize their chance

By Jeff Rueter in Minnesota Last Updated: 31/07/18 10:33am Mauricio Pochettino congratulates Luke Amos – one of Tottenham’s standout performers during their tour Tottenham’s pre-season plans have been hampered by extended holidays for first-team stars. But their young players have seized their chance… Coming off the World Cup, Premier League sides were always going to […]

Record cap holder Clark retires from England duty

England’s most capped player of all time Rochelle Clark has retired from the international game. The 37-year-old prop, who is known as ‘Rocky’ and was a World Cup winner in 2014, won 137 caps during her 15-year England career. “I’ve lived such a fairytale for the last 15 years,” she told BBC Sport. “Getting my […]

Will Kohli nullify Anderson threat?

With the five-match Test series between England and India set to begin on August 1, Cricbuzz looks at the numbers and key factors ahead of what promises to be an enthralling series. Kohli’s Achilles Heel and his arch nemesis Virat Kohli has been one of the best batsmen across formats in the last four years […]

Practice Tips and Exercises for Beginner Swimmers

With the onset of summer, we head back to the pool, excited to get wet and cool off but struggling to remember what gear to bring and which skills to practice first. In this blog post, we’ll discuss necessary gear, practice tips, and exercises for beginning swimmers. Swim gear is relatively simple and easy to […]

MLB trade news: Red Sox deal for Angels infielder Ian Kinsler

Ian Kinsler is heading to Boston. The Red Sox acquired the 36-year-old infielder from the Angels, the teams announced Monday. Los Angeles received minor league pitchers Williams Jerez and Ty Buttrey in the deal. Today, the #Angels acquired LHP Williams Jerez and RHP Ty Buttrey from the Boston Red Sox in exchange for INF Ian […]

All-round Derbyshire thump Yorkshire by 77 runs

A clinical all-round performance helped Derbyshire secure a convincing 77-run victory over Yorkshire in the T20 Blast encounter at Headingley, Leeds on Monday (July 30), as they moved up to the fifth spot in the North Group table with their fourth win in eight games. Meanwhile, the heavy loss caused Yorkshire’s slip as the dropped […]

Madsen maintains Derbyshire resurgence

Wayne Madsen hit a 28-ball 66 as Derbyshire continued their Vitality Blast resurgence with a 77-run victory against Yorkshire in a rain-affected encounter at Headingley. SCORECARD | AS IT HAPPENED The result was the Falcons’ second win in three days over their opponents after they scored 42 runs off the final three overs in Saturday’s […]