Ed Smith coy over Jofra Archer's England ingress

The spectre of Jofra Archer loomed large over Ed Smith’s final selection briefing of 2018. The Barbados-born, British-passport wielding allrounder with an English father will become available for England sometime in March after the ECB slashed their residency requirements from seven to three years at the end of November. While Archer is still ineligible for […]

Melville warns against wages rise if £200m deal goes through

The prospective cash boost for Premiership clubs must be spent on facilities and not player wages, RFU boss Nigel Melville has warned. Clubs are expected to agree in principle a deal with private equity firm CVC at a board meeting on Tuesday. The latest offer is believed to be about £200m for an approximate 30% […]

Week 15 Fantasy Rankings: WR

The war of attrition that is fantasy football is shown in our Week 15 fantasy WR rankings. As more starting wide receivers get injured, more random names pop up — to the point where it feels like you should just flip a coin for that last starting spot. Should you play “Sleeper-You’ve-Maybe-Heard-Of” in a mediocre matchup […]

Mauresmo gives up Davis Cup captaincy

Pouille reached world No 10 in March but the French player has since fallen back to No 32 By Sky Sports Tennis Last Updated: 10/12/18 4:23pm Amelie Mauresmo has turned down the chance to take over as France’s new Davis Cup captain Andy Murray’s former coach Amelie Mauresmo has decided not to become France’s new […]

Dananjaya's bowling action found to be illegal

Akila Dananjaya’s bowling action has been found to be illegal in an independent assessment, the ICC announced on Monday (December 10). Consequently, the Sri Lankan offspinner has been suspended from bowling in international cricket with immediate effect. However, with the consent of Sri Lanka Cricket, Dananjaya can continue to bowl in the domestic competitions under […]

Ireland's Henshaw set to miss Six Nations opener

Centre Robbie Henshaw is unlikely return to fitness before Ireland’s Six Nations opener against England on 2 February. Leinster revealed on Monday that the 25-year-old faces up to another eight weeks on the sidelines. Henshaw picked up the hamstring injury during the warm-up for Ireland’s win over Argentina last month. He missed the last three […]

Proud to have picked 20 wickets away with four bowlers and Kookaburra: Kohli

There’s more to the Adelaide win than being a famous overseas victory for India. It symbolically marks the beginning of the end of a year when their bowling has broken new ground, so much so that how India lose Test matches away from home has become more about their batting than bowling. And to hit […]

Fantasy Football Rankings Week 15: WRs

Injuries can always hurt the depth of any position late in the season, but normally in Week 15, WR fantasy rankings are pretty stacked. This year, though, the WR3 tier is full of question marks, which isn’t what you want in the fantasy playoffs. Matchups are a big part of the reason, of course (see […]

WATCH: Sanchez shares rehab training

Last Updated: 10/12/18 11:49am 0:18 Manchester United forward Alexis Sanchez gives fans an update into his rehab recovery training in Chile Manchester United forward Alexis Sanchez gives fans an update into his rehab recovery training in Chile Manchester United forward Alexis Sanchez has shared a glimpse of his rehab training for his hamstring injury in […]

Sun Yang Inizialmente Iscritto, Non Ci Sarà Ai Mondiali In Vasca Corta

Il Campione olimpico Sun Yang  appariva nella start list provvisoria dei mondiali in vasca corta diramata dalla FINA qualche settimana fa. Anche se molti erano scettici sulla presenza di Sun in un mondiale in vasca corta, il suo nome era indicato. Nella nostra anteprima sulle gare maschili dello stile libero Sun Yang non appariva nelle prime otto posizioni […]