Leinster & Saracens players make up European shortlist

Five players from Champions Cup finalists Leinster and Saracens comprise the entire shortlist for the EPCR European Player of the Year award. Leinster’s nominees are Sean Cronin, Tadhg Furlong and Garry Ringrose, while Saracens have Alex Goode and Mako Vunipola. Leone Nakarawa of Racing 92 won in 2018. The winner will be named following the […]

College Water Polo Polls See Little Movement as Conference Tourneys Begins

With just one big upset in Week 13, of the women’s collegiate water polo season, only 3 positions shifted in the final edition of the CWPA Top 25 heading into conference championship season. After Brown upset #22 Marist 6-4, the Red Foxes dropped to #24, leaving an opening for Cal State Northridge and Azusa Pacific […]

NBA playoffs 2019: Warriors’ Draymond Green dealing with sore wrist

Draymond Green continues to deal with a sore wrist. The 29-year-old forward was seen wearing a splint on his right hand after the Warriors’ Game 4 victory over the Clippers last weekend. Green later underwent an MRI and said Wednesday he plans to play through the pain. “Still sore,” Green said, via NBC Sports Bay […]

City jump huge hurdle with derby win

Watch highlights as City go a point clear of Liverpool with three games remaining, starting at Burnley on Super Sunday, live on Sky Sports Premier League at 2.05pm By Gerard Brand at Old Trafford Last Updated: 24/04/19 10:08pm To watch Premier League action on your mobile now download the Football Score Centre on iPhone or […]

Leicestershire notch up first win

North Group Lancashire vs Northamptonshire, Manchester Half-centuries from Ricardo Vasconcelos, Rob Keogh and Jason Holder lifted Northamptonshire to 269 all out as Saqib Mahmood kept things in check with 6 for 37. Mahmood removed the openers with just 16 on the board before leaving another dent with the wicket of Alex Wakley. Vasconcelos and Keogh […]

Lood de Jager: Sale Sharks sign 6ft 9in South Africa lock on three-year deal

Sale Sharks have signed South Africa second-row forward Lood de Jager from Super Rugby side Bulls. De Jager, 26, has agreed a three-year deal and will link up with Sale before the 2019-20 Premiership season or, if selected, after the World Cup. “It is a great honour for me to join Sale Sharks,” De Jager, […]

So About Those Stiff British Swimming World C’ships Qualification Standards

2019 BRITISH SWIMMING CHAMPIONSHIPS After all is said and done with the 2019 British Swimming Championships, a 25-swimmer roster has been revealed for this summer’s World Championships in Gwangju, Korea. Among the lineup, just 5 individuals won specific events and also got under the British Swimming-mandated automatic selection time: Adam Peaty in the men’s 100m […]

Steelers sign Ben Roethlisberger to 3-year extension

It looks like Ben Roethlisberger will finish his career in Pittsburgh. The Steelers on Wednesday announced they have signed their franchise quarterback to a three-year contract extension. The team had reportedly hoped to get the deal done before the NFL Draft kicked off, and achieved that goal. “I am pleased to announce Ben Roethlisberger has […]

Merissa Aguilleira retires from international cricket

Merissa Aguilleira, the former Windies Women captain, has retired from international cricket, she announced on Wednesday (April 24). After making her debut, she featured in 112 ODIs and 95 T20Is to end with 1752 and 768 runs respectively. Appointed captain in 2009, she led the team till 2015 and was at the helm of affairs […]

Giant-killer Cahill targets Crucible crown

“I’m here to win the tournament” Last Updated: 24/04/19 5:03pm James Cahill celebrates his unbelievable win against Ronnie O’Sullivan Giant-killer James Cahill has set his sights on winning the World Championship after his stunning first-round win over world No 1 Ronnie O’Sullivan. The Blackpool amateur held his nerve to win 10-8 against a player he […]