Colin Riley to Transfer from Wisconsin to Georgia in the Fall

Marietta, Georgia’s Colin Riley has announced he will be transferring from the University of Wisconsin, where he spent his freshman year, to the University of Georgia, where he will join the class of 2021. Riley attended Lassiter High School and was a 6-time Georgia 6A State finalist in sprint freestyle events during his first three […]

Katie Ledecky Swims 3rd-Fastest 800 Free Ever to Close out PSS Indy

2018 INDIANAPOLIS PRO SWIM SERIES American swimmer Katie Ledecky, racing in her first meet as a professional swimmer, posted the 3rd-fastest 800 LCM freestyle in history on Saturday to close out her meet at the 2018 Indianapolis Pro Swim Series stop. That won the event by nearly 23 seconds, and ranks as the third-fastest 800 free […]

Men’s Platform, Women’s 3-Meter Synchro Senior National Titles Awarded

Courtesy: USA Diving DALLAS – National titles were awarded to Olympic silver medalist Steele Johnson (Carmel, Ind./West Lafayette, Ind.) and Brandon Loschiavo (Huntington Beach, Calif./West Lafayette, Ind.) for the men’s platform synchro after finishing the finals with 429.24 points Friday at the USA Diving Senior National Championships. Murphy Bromberg (Bexley, Ohio/Austin, Texas) and Brooke Schultz […]

Saracens beat Wasps in record-breaking semi to reach Premiership final

Aviva Premiership semi-final Saracens: (23) 57 Tries: Lozowski, Koch, Wyles, Figallo, Itoje, Spencer Cons: Farrell 6 Pens: Farrell 5 Wasps: (5) 33 Tries: Le Roux 2, Cooper-Woolley, Young, Wade Cons: Gopperth 2, Cipriani 2 Saracens made their fourth Premiership final in five years as they beat Wasps in a record-breaking semi-final. Owen Farrell kicked 27 […]

Leinster edge past Munster into Pro14 final

Pro14: Leinster v Munster Leinster (10) 16 Tries: Conan Con: Carberry Pens: Byrne (2), Carberry Munster (3) 15 Tries: Earls, Grobler Con: Keatley Pen: Hanrahan Leinster will meet reigning champions Scarlets in the Pro14 final after securing a narrow victory over Munster in Dublin. Number eight Jack Conan’s try gave the hosts an early advantage. […]

Dominant Exeter ease into Premiership final with win over Newcastle

Aviva Premiership semi-final Exeter (16) 36 Tries: White, Woodburn, Armand Cons: J Simmonds 2, Steenson Pens: J Simmonds 5 Newcastle (0) 5 Try: Tait Defending champions Exeter reached their third successive Premiership final with a dominant win over first-time semi-finalists Newcastle. The Chiefs enjoyed 92% possession in the first half, with three Joe Simmonds penalties […]

Who Should Be Favourites for 2019 Cricket World Cup?

James Nixon | 1:51pm BST 04 May 2018 Making long-term predictions when it comes to cricket is never easy, especially when it comes to big-pressure tournaments like the Ashes or the ICC World Cup. Sourav Ganguly addressed the latter competition recently, suggesting that India should be favourites for the World Cup in England next year. […]

Fred Bakewell; A Rough Diamond

Martin Chandler | 8:09pm BST 16 May 2018 More years have passed than I care to remember since I bought ‘Crusoe’ Robertson-Glasgow’s two collections of pen portraits, Cricket Prints and More Cricket Prints. Both are well read, but still dipped into from time to time. Some years ago my interest was piqued by the essay […]

The Four Day Follow On

Gulu Ezekiel | 8:32pm BST 18 May 2018 When can a side be asked to follow on when the run difference on first innings is less than the standard 200 runs? When there is no play on the first day, usually for weather reasons reducing the match to four days. As per the Laws of […]

Mosaddek returns as Bangladesh name squad for Afghanistan T20Is

Bangladesh all-rounder Mosaddek Hossain returned to the Twenty20 setup as Bangladesh announced a 15-member squad on Sunday (May 20), for the upcoming three-match T20I series against Afghanistan. Imrul Kayes, Nurul Hasan and Taskin Ahmed were part of the squad that played in the Nidahas Trophy but failed to make the cut this time around with […]