Week 11 Fantasy Rankings: Defense

Some weeks everything just breaks right in terms of who’s on bye and who has favorable/unfavorable matchups; other weeks…well, other weeks look like our Week 11 fantasy defense rankings. A perfect storm of bad offenses on bye and/or facing bad defenses and good D/STs facing good offenses limits potential sleepers and waiver wire pickups. Chances […]

Atherton 'staggered' by Burns

Michael Atherton Cricket Expert & Columnist Last Updated: 18/11/18 8:02am 4:29 Trevor Bayliss has been impressed with how Surrey duo Rory Burns and Ben Foakes have taken to Test cricket Trevor Bayliss has been impressed with how Surrey duo Rory Burns and Ben Foakes have taken to Test cricket Michael Atherton has praised Rory Burns […]

Hasan Ali's reverse swing dents New Zealand fightback

Spin and reverse swing were the order of the session which witnessed New Zealand lose three wickets en route to a 60-run lead over Pakistan. Hasan Ali picked two and Yasir Shah one in Pakistan’s collective bowling effort that New Zealand effectively be 60 for 4 at lunch on Day 3 in Abu Dhabi. New […]

Live cricket score – Sri Lanka vs England, 2nd Test, Day 5

Sri Lanka’s fight lasted on Day 5 for little over half an hour. Emphatic win for England. Maiden fifer for Leach seals the series for England! Caught and bowled, and Leach takes five in an innings for the first time in his Test series. England register a series win in Sri Lanka after 18 years. […]

Miller vs. Dinu results, live updates and round-by-round coverage

MULVANE, Kan. — The second event of Eddie Hearn’s Matchroom Boxing USA is headlined by Jarrell “Big Baby” Miller squaring off against Bogdan Dinu live from the Kansas Star Arena and Casino. In the co-main event, unified women’s middleweight champion Claressa Shields defends her IBF and WBA championships against Hannah Rankin. The vacant WBC title is also on the […]

South Africa edge out Scotland in thriller – highlights & report

Media playback is not supported on this device Autumn international: Scotland 20-26 South Africa Scotland (17) 20 Tries: Horne, Watson Cons: Laidlaw (2) Pens: Laidlaw (2) South Africa (20) 26 Tries: Kriel, Pollard Cons: Pollard (2) Pens: Pollard (3) Jantjies South Africa got the better of Scotland for a sixth straight Test after an absorbing […]

Poch watches Barca's next generation

By Lyall Thomas Last Updated: 18/11/18 12:05am Tottenham manager Mauricio Pochettino has been pictured watching Barcelona’s B team play against Cornella on Saturday. Pochettino, who resides in Barcelona when he is not in England, was snapped in the stands at the Mini Estadi, which is adjacent to the Nou Camp, by the club’s media team. […]

Alyssa Healy in doubt for semifinal clash after collision

Alyssa Healy, the Australian wicketkeeper, who was laid low by a mild concussion after a collision with teammate Megan Schutt during the Women’s World T20 match against India in Guyana, is in doubt for her side’s semifinal game to be played on November 22nd in Antigua. During the 19th over of India’s innings, Healy and […]

Ireland hold nerve to secure historic win over All Blacks

Autumn internationals: Ireland v New Zealand Ireland: (9) 16 Tries: Stockdale Cons: Sexton Pens: Sexton 3 New Zealand: (6) 9 Pens: Barrett 2 Drop Goal: Barrett Ireland have beaten New Zealand on home soil for the first time with a frenzied 16-9 win at the Aviva Stadium. Jacob Stockdale’s superb chip-and-gather try decided an absorbing […]

Celtics' win over Raptors could be major 'building block' for Boston

BOSTON — He did it against Kyle Lowry, a veteran bulldog of a defender. He did it against Delon Wright and his 6-8 wingspan. He did it by driving on Pascal Siakam and Serge Ibaka, both skilled shot-blockers. He even did it when guarded by Kawhi Leonard, a two-time Defensive Player of the Year notorious […]