Pollard's maiden T20 ton helps St Lucia end 15-match losing streak

It took an astonishing maiden T20 ton from Kieron Pollard to help St Lucia Stars end their 15-match losing streak in CPL. Just a night before, the team had seen Darren Bravo snatch a win from them despite posting 212. On Friday (August 17), a 54-ball 104 from Pollard and a 52-ball 80 from Andre […]

Little League World Series 2018: Bracket, scores, schedule, how to watch live

The 72nd Little League World Series began Aug. 16 and will continue until the LLWS championship game on Aug. 26 in Williamsport, Pa.  Sixteen teams made up of 11- and 12-year-olds are in the final event of an international tournament that began July 28 with a series in Easley, S.C. The LLWS’s international teams will hope to continue their winning streak after a […]

Djokovic resists Raonic challenge

Five-time finalist books meeting with Marin Cilic; Roger Federer and Juan Martin del Potro in overnight quarter-final action Last Updated: 18/08/18 1:02am Novak Djokovic recovered from a break deficit in the deciding set Novak Djokovic remained on course to win an elusive Cincinnati Masters title as he defeated Milos Raonic to reach the semi-finals. The […]

Fitter and Faster Swim Tour – August to September Clinics

Courtesy of Fitter and Faster Swim Tour, a SwimSwam partner.  We at the Fitter and Faster Swim Tour wish you good luck on your upcoming swim seasons! It has been exciting for us to see so many of our past participants competing at USA Nationals, Jr. Nationals and other championship meets around the USA this […]

Forever Young

Martin Chandler | 9:21pm BST 17 August 2018 Frank Hayes made his First Class debut for Lancashire back in 1970. He didn’t look too much like a professional cricketer. His blonde hair framed a face that appeared to be much younger than his 23 years, and he didn’t look very different when he retired fourteen […]

Jade Hannah, Faith Knelson Out Of Junior Pan Pacs Due To Injury

Swimming Canada has confirmed to SwimSwam that both Jade Hannah and Faith Knelson won’t compete for Canada at the upcoming Junior Pan Pacific Championships due to injury. Both swimmers represent Island Swimming nationally in Victoria, British Columbia. Neither athlete was on the initial roster put in place after the Canadian Championships in April, as they were off competing at […]

Jennings vs. Dimitrenko signals the return of big-time boxing in Atlantic City

When Bryant Jennings faces off against Alexander Dimitrenko on ESPN on Saturday night at the Ocean Resort Casino, it will be the second time this month that a major boxing card takes place in Atlantic City.Two weeks ago, Eleider Alvarez stunned the boxing world when he stopped Sergey Kovalev while trailing on the cards in […]

Snedeker rallies to retain lead

By Keith Jackson Last Updated: 18/08/18 12:02am 2:29 A day after shooting a memorable 59, Brandt Snedeker found the going tougher at the Wyndham Championship before battling back to retain the halfway lead A day after shooting a memorable 59, Brandt Snedeker found the going tougher at the Wyndham Championship before battling back to retain […]

Moeen Ali stars with century in Worcestershire win

South Group Sussex vs Middlesex Philip Salt gave Sussex a blazing start with a half-century off just 25 balls. His fifty, along with skipper Luke Wright’s 48-ball 74 took them to 215 eventually, which helped them pick up a 31-run win on Friday (August 18) in Hove. A strong start at the top was what […]

Glasgow Warriors name Callum Gibbins & Ryan Wilson co-captains

Back-rows Callum Gibbins and Ryan Wilson will co-captain Glasgow Warriors this season. Scotland cap Wilson, 29, led Glasgow last term in Dave Rennie’s first campaign at the helm. New Zealander Gibbins, also 29, was one of Rennie’s first signings, and led Warriors when Wilson was absent through injury or international duty. “They work really well […]