All the Links You Need for the 2018 U.S. Nationals

2018 U.S. NATIONAL CHAMPIONSHIPS It’s just shy of 18 hours until the 2018 US National Championships kick off in sunny Irvine, California, and here at SwimSwam, we’re just as excited as you are. While we’re a bit shook at the loss of some big names just in the past few days, there’s still plenty to […]

Florida suspends freshman Justin Watkins after arrest on battery, kidnapping charges

Florida freshman athlete Justin Watkins was suspended from all team activities Tuesday following his arrest on domestic violence-related charges, including two felonies. Gators coach Dan Mullen announced the suspension in a statement released by the university. SEC MEDIA DAYS: Mullen has ‘extremely high’ expectations for UF program Watkins was booked into Alachua County Jail in […]

Poch not worried by lack of transfers

Last Updated: 24/07/18 11:59pm Mauricio Pochettino says Tottenham are ‘working hard’ on potential transfers Mauricio Pochettino is not unduly worried by Tottenham’s inactivity in the transfer market this summer and has assured fans that new signings are on the way. Tottenham are the only club from last season’s top six yet to bring in any […]

Spin-friendly Guyana presents best chance to win series – Shakib

Bangladesh all-rounder Shakib Al Hasan believes that their best chance of clinching the ODI series against Windies lies in beating the hosts in Guyana in the second game as the wicket is known to be spin-friendly. Windies will take on the visitors in the second ODI at Guyana on Wednesday (July 25) in an attempt […]

2018 U.S. Nationals: Nathan Adrian Press Conference (Video)

CHECK OUT ALL OF OUR U.S. NATIONALS PREVIEWS HERE 2018 U.S. NATIONAL CHAMPIONSHIPS On the eve of the US nationals beginning, many top tier athletes are coming through the media zone to preview the upcoming competition and answer other questions that are swirling in the media’s heads. Nathan Adrian, the image of consistency in USA […]

Barcelona, Malcom agree to 11th-hour signing, icing out Roma

Barcelona on Tuesday announced the €41million (approx. $47.9 million) signing of Bordeaux winger Malcom, only a day after he appeared set to join Serie A side Roma. The Brazilian attacker has agreed to a 5-year contract and will undergo his medical tests Wednesday before joining the Catalan giants on the club’s preseason tour. Premier League giants Arsenal […]

Wolves complete Moutinho swoop

Last Updated: 24/07/18 6:44pm Joao Moutinho has joined Wolves on a two-year deal Wolves have signed 113-cap Portugal international Joao Moutinho in a £5m deal from Ligue 1 side Monaco. More to follow….. Fantasy Football is back! Fantasy just got real. Pick your Sky Sports Fantasy Football team for free here. Share if you enjoyed […]

Who will open with Cook? – Pain points facing England

On Thursday (July 26) at Lord’s, National Selector Ed Smith will name England’s squad for the first Test against India which begins next week. A drawn series against Pakistan earlier in the summer proved that England remain a work in progress at Test level and Smith, and his newly appointed England Selector James Taylor, have […]

Scotland shaping up for full ICC membership

James Nixon | 3:02pm BST 24 July 2018 It is looking most likely that Scotland will be the next country to step up and take full membership of the ICC (International Cricket Council); this according to Malcolm Cannon, the Chief Executive Officer Cricket Scotland. The Saltires (nicknamed after the blue Saint Andrews Cross insignia) would, if their […]

Pro14 derbies not scheduled for Boxing Day, New Year's Eve or New Year's Day

No Pro14 derbies will be played on Boxing Day, New Year’s Eve or New Year’s Day in the 2018-19 season. Instead of games held on Boxing Day, traditional holiday derbies between the Welsh, Irish, Scottish and Italian sides will be held on 22 December. The change aims to give players more recovery time between matches. […]