Bulls F Jabari Parker will not start in season opener against 76ers

Jabari Parker won’t be in the Bulls’ starting lineup to open the season. Chicago inked the 23-year-old forward to a two-year, $40 million contract in the offseason. But, Bulls coach Fred Hoiberg told the Chicago Tribune that Parker will come off the bench Thursday when his team faces the 76ers. Fred Hoiberg confirms that Jabari […]

Woods: Poor Ryder Cup due to tiredness

By Danny Gallagher Last Updated: 17/10/18 10:48pm Tiger Woods has put his poor form in the Ryder Cup down to fatigue and tiredness Tiger Woods has put his poor form in the Ryder Cup down to being “tired” and the cumulative effects of the season. The former world No 1 lost all four of his […]

Tom Curran's bowling adds to the security blanket

Those who know and have played with Tom Curran say he is a competitor, a tough character, a player who relishes the battle. If he was Australian, he’d be described as having plenty of ‘ticker’ which is part of the reason why England’s management like him so much. After all, at the top level most […]

Mako Vunipola adds to lengthening England injury list

England have been dealt a further injury blow before the autumn internationals after prop Mako Vunipola was ruled out for about six weeks. Vunipola strained his calf in Saracens’ Champions Cup win over Glasgow. The 27-year-old’s brother Billy is sidelined after breaking his arm in the same match against the Warriors. England are also without […]

Rashid four-fer keeps Sri Lanka to 150

Persistent rain frustrated both sides for most of the day as Sri Lanka and England hoped to get on the field. Once the game did start, on the dot at the cut-off time for a 21-over-per-side contest, Adil Rashid dominated the proceedings to keep Sri Lanka to 150 for 9. Niroshan Dickwella (36 off 20) […]

Toulouse's Kaino given five-week ban for Roberts tackle

Toulouse back rower Jerome Kaino has been banned for five weeks for his dangerous tackle on Bath’s Jamie Roberts in their Champions Cup match. Kaino, 35, who won 81 caps for the All Blacks, was shown a yellow card on Saturday for the tackle, which forced Roberts off with a head injury. But a disciplinary […]

Senators top pick Brady Tkachuk out a month with torn ligament in leg

Brady Tkachuk’s rookie season has taken an early turn. The Senators winger is expected to be sidelined at least a month after suffering a torn ligament in his leg, coach Guy Boucher announced Wednesday. The team didn’t say which leg or where the ligament was located. He suffered the injury in Monday’s 4-1 victory over the Stars. Tkachuk […]

Team Elite Adds Another Star – Ali DeLoof

American and World Record Holder Ali DeLoof is moving from Club Wolverine Elite to join Team Elite in San Diego under David Marsh.  The move marks a big shift for DeLoof, who has spent six years training in Ann Arbor with her three sisters (Gabby, Catie, and Jackie) and swimming her way to World University […]

Crewe suspend academy coach

Last Updated: 17/10/18 5:37pm Crewe Alexandra have suspended their head of foundation, because of a safeguarding issue that has led to the club notifying the Football Association. Carl Everall, who has been coaching in the club’s academy since 2013, has also been suspended from all football-related activities by the FA, while the governing body conducts […]

UAE set to host Australia in one-off T20I

The ECB (Emirates Cricket Board) has announced that the UAE national side will play a one-off T20I against Australia, currently playing Pakistan in a bilateral series in the UAE, on Monday (October 22). The fixture will be sandwiched between the ongoing final Test between Pakistan and Australia and the T20I series between the two nations […]