All-round Livingstone hands Leicestershire handsome thrashing

Liam Livingstone’s all-round show ensured Lancashire sealed their fourth in five games with their latest coming against Leicestershire – by eight wickets – at Grace Road on Wednesday (July 18). Set a modest 143 to win after Livingstone picked up 4 for 17, Lancashire cruised past the total in 16.4 overs with the allrounder scoring […]

Warburton among top three Lions captains – McGeechan

Sam Warburton was one of the best British and Irish Lions captain of all-time, Sir Ian McGeechan says. Former Wales captain Warburton, who led the Lions in 2013 and 2017, announced his shock retirement on Wednesday. The 29-year-old has not played since guiding the Lions to a drawn series against New Zealand in 2017. “I […]

2018 U.S. Nationals Preview: Conger Edges Toward 50-Point In 100 Fly

CHECK OUT ALL OF OUR U.S. NATIONALS PREVIEWS HERE 2018 U.S. NATIONAL CHAMPIONSHIPS SIMPLIFIED SELECTION CRITERIA – MOST OLYMPIC EVENTS Top 1-4 to 2018 Pan Pacific Championships Top 2-6 juniors to 2018 Junior Pan Pacs Top 1-2 (from Nationals + Pan Pacs) to 2019 World Championships 1-2 more to 2019 World University Games 1-2 more to 2019 […]

British Open odds: Six prop bets to consider at Carnoustie and why

The Westgate Las Vegas SuperBook released a plethora of prop bets for this week’s British Open, and there are a number — six to be exact — that caught our eye. Let’s start with one on Tiger Woods. British Open odds, prop bets Will Tiger Woods finish in the top 20?Yes +125 While Tiger was an auto-fade at […]

Seven-time Pro Bowler Revis retires

By James Simpson Last Updated: 18/07/18 5:10pm Revis was one of the best corners in the game for the majority of his career but struggled in recent seasons Seven-time Pro Bowl cornerback Darrelle Revis is retiring from the NFL after 11 seasons, he has announced. The 33-year-old was a free agent, after spending last season […]

Cornish Pirates bring in Kiwi centre Payne

Cornish Pirates have signed New Zealand-born centre Jordan Payne. The 25-year-old, who has agreed a two-year deal, joins from Japanese top flight side NEC Green Rockets. The Auckland-born back has also spent time at the Chiefs Super Rugby franchise, and played ITM Cup rugby for Waikato in 2014. “Jordan arrives in Cornwall with a big […]

33 Meters: Zane Grothe’s Turnaround Story

Most professional swimmers are living between two worlds: the swimming world and the “real” world. As any competitive swimmer knows, life in and out of the pool is a juggling act, one that gets even harder when you are no longer a student-athlete and have to pay your own bills. This is the turnaround story […]

Root soars to second spot, Kuldeep breaks into top ten in ODI rankings

Joe Root’s new-found ODI form, that included two match-winning centuries in the three matches against India, has benefited him with a career-best second spot on the ICC ODI rankings. His England counterparts, Jason Roy and Eoin Morgan too moved up the charts to the 19th and 22nd spots respectively. Virat Kohli, on the other hand, […]

African All Stars Transfer News & Rumours: Dortmund to offer Schurrle as part of Zaha deal

Dortmund to offer Schurrle as part of Zaha deal Borussia  Dortmund are willing to offer Andre Schurrle plus money to Crystal Palace in an effort to sign Wilfried Zaha this summer, claims Bild. The Bundesliga side are ready to include the former Chelsea player who is surplus to requirements at the club in the deal as they look […]

Zimbabwe drubbing secures series for Pakistan

It was almost as if Pakistan just had to turn up. With Mohammad Amir and Hasan Ali rested, a second-string bowling line-up, put together to basically ease Junaid Khan and Yasir Shah back into the ODI set up, bulldozed through Zimbabwe on a spicy wicket in the third ODI at the Queens Sports Club, bowling […]