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Steve Smith steps down as Rajasthan Royals captain

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Cricket Australia is all set to announce the sanctions on Tuesday and there is a possibility that both Smith and Warner could be out of worldwide cricket for a considerable period of time. "That was conveyed to Smith". Even the Ex-Australian captain Steve said, "it's in the best interest of the Rajasthan Royals that he steps down as Captain so the team can get ready for the start of the IPL without the ongoing distractions". Read More »

Conor McGregor's UFC comeback: Here's who he could face

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If the numbers like [a McGregor rematch], we can make it happen. The topic was brought up 'cause of her transition to WWE, as well as Conor McGregor's temporary move to boxing . Why are you replying?' I'm like, 'Did you guys ever get picked on? "I'm going to be working with different guys in the Jiu-Jitsu world", he added. 'In MMA it would be totally different, because we don't have no shoes on, and with four-ounce gloves on, you think I'm fast with eight-ounce gloves on, imagine how ... Read More »

Ex-Saints cheerleader exposes deep issues within NFL

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The 22-year-old says she was shocked after she was let go from the squad for posting the photo. That offense reportedly broke the Saints' strict ban on cheerleaders appearing nude or seminude. A team lawyer said in an email to the newspaper that Davis was not subjected to gender discrimination. "They told me it was distasteful", she said. Read More »

Nissan to join midsize SUV wars soon with all-new Terra

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The interior of the Terra is similar to the Navara with the same dashboard layout comprising of a touchscreen infotainment system and silver accents on the steering wheel, dashboard and centre console. Elsewhere, Nissan has retained the Xterra name, though the brand hasn't confirmed that a version of the Terra will wear the Xterra name in any market. Read More »

Bayern Munich speak on Lewandowski's move to Real Madrid

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On the chances of him playing on into the 2018-19 campaign, Robben added: "I think that's the hardest part of getting to an age where you know the end is coming closer, making the right decision is always difficult". Lewandowski has maintained his impressive goalscoring rate at Bayern by notching 32 goals in 37 appearances this season. Bayern Munich and Germany captain Manuel Neuer on Tuesday returned to perform running exercises on the pitch at the Bavarian club's sports city, a step ... Read More »

How concerned should Jets be about this Teddy Bridgewater knee red flag?

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They said his knee wasn't - they saw there was some recovery he needed to do. "When I watched him in practice he moved well, I didn't see limitations but from what I told there was some". Bridgewater did briefly appear in a game for the Vikings last season, but he has not started in a meaningful National Football League contest since Minnesota's first-round playoff matchup against the Seattle Seahawks in 2015. Read More »

Reich: Andrew Luck is throwing

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The quarterback isn't throwing at full speed, but it's nonetheless a huge step in the right direction as the Colts prepare to begin their offseason workout program April 9. As last season showed, the Colts desperately need Luck back on the field and at his best in order to be anywhere near competitive. Brissett completed 58.8 percent of his passes while throwing for 3,098 yards and 13 touchdowns with seven interceptions. Read More »

Patriots reportedly spoke with Johnny Manziel at A&M pro day

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Early returns are that Manziel threw the ball great Tuesday, as he looks for a training camp invite to try and resurrect his career. Manziel certainly fits the bill of a tryout. Maybe that is enough to get Bill Belichick's attention. Officials from the New England Patriots spoke with free-agent quarterback Johnny Manziel before and after Texas A&M's pro day Tuesday, the Boston Herald's Karen Guregian reported. Read More »

Louisville Hires Xavier's Chris Mack As Head Basketball Coach

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All along, Mack has been the favorite in the coaching search, and on Monday, there was also a report that a member of the Xavier coaching staff told a prospect that they were switching their attention to recruiting for Louisville. This season, Xavier lost to Florida State in the second round. Cintas Center gives us one of the nation's best on-campus facilities for our student-athletes and fan experience. Read More »

Cricket Australia's Ball Tampering Scandal Is Set To Claim Its First Head

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Bancroft then discussed the same with umpires Nigel Llong and Richard Illingworth, but the umpires neither took any action nor changed the ball. Steve Smith added that the "leadership group knew about it". Coach Darren Lehmann was not involved in the tampering plot, Sutherland said, clearing him to continue as coach of Australia. He said the players had been officially reported for breaching article 2.3.5 of CA's Code of Conduct - for conduct contrary to the spirit of the game - and ... Read More »

Seahawks QB choked me until I blacked out: girlfriend

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Bailey was later airlifted to another hospital after she began experiencing trouble breathing due to swollen and constricted airways from her injuries, which included a broken jaw on her left and right side. "I understand the Seahawks' decision to release me", Boykin said. "I've never seen so much blood". "I will let the legal system run its course and I know I will be vindicated". Read More »

Massive Great White Shark Spotted Off Central Florida

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Kyle Morningstar was fishing with his friends off Ponce Inlet on the east coast of Florida Saturday when he spotted a dark shadow in the water slowly approaching his boat. "Holy f-- s--. Oh my f-- God, bro", men repeated on the boat as they watched the shark swim just feet away. "He's coming up to the surface", one of them yelled in a video they shot of the incident and posted on Instagram. Read More »

Samuel Umtiti Reportedly Threatens Barcelona Exit Amid Manchester United Rumours

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Both Jenson and Sport Witness pointed out the similarities between Umtiti's situation, United's interest and the saga that saw Real Madrid's Sergio Ramos reportedly come close to joining the Red Devils in 2015. Umtiti's financial demands have been deemed unreasonable by the Barcelona board as it would make him one of the top earners at the club, on a par with Luis Suarez. Read More »

Terrance Williams expected to miss entire offseason program after reportedly breaking foot

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Dez Bryant's future remains a question mark, though executive vice president Stephen Jones said the Cowboys didn't add receivers Allen Hurns and Deonte Thompson to squeeze Bryant out. Hurns can earn $6 million in 2018, while Thompson can earn up to $2.5 million. Williams, 28, has never missed a game since joining the Cowboys in 2013 as a third-round pick from Baylor. Read More »

Giants' Pat Shurmur expects Odell Beckham to attend offseason programs

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Beckham, who missed most of the 2017 season due to a fractured ankle which he underwent season-ending surgery for in October, has been on track to return to the Giants and regain his old form. But Shurmur added to the statement by saying: "That's another way of saying we're going to try and do everything we can to make our team better". "I understand that. Read More »

Jeff Capel to be Named Pittsburgh Head Coach

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Duke fans will still get to see Capel at least once every year, but it will be odd to see him on the opposing side considering his major contributions to the Duke program over the past six years. He has been an assistant on Duke's staff since then and has taken over as the interim head coach on two occasions over the past two years. He is largely credited with Duke's ability to land top one-and-done prospects in recent years. Read More »

McDaniels explains snubbing Colts to stay with Patriots

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Earlier, Seth Wickersham of ESPN reported alleged tension between Kraft, Belichick and Brady [VIDEO ] regarding who would get the credit for the team's success. "So, I've had direct conversations with Tom many times over a long period of time", Belichick said , via NBC Sports Boston . "I haven't had one instance where Bill has done any decision that was not in the best interest of the team". Read More »

Mountain Lion Hunkers Down In Backyard Of Azusa Home

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The cougar was first in the area of the 600 block of West Virginia Ann Drive in Azusa sometimes before 7 a.m., according to CNN affiliate KTLA . The mountain lion was contained in the backyard of a home, police said. "It just stopped and stared, we kind of did a staring contest", said, resident Deborah Moore "It's really a handsome animal, I wasn't afraid of it". Read More »

Thomas makes Match Play semis, nears top rank

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Justin Thomas of the United States plays his shot from the 15th tee during the quarterfinal round of the World Golf Championships-Dell Match Play. That put Watson, who won last month at Riviera, in the semifinals for the first time since his Match Play debut in 2011. Read More »

Raheem Sterling ready to end England goal drought with fans' help

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He is likely to start up front against Italy and it was hard to square the evident enthusiasm he has for the task in hand with some of the perceptions that have clouded both him and the England collective. Asked why there was such a discrepancy, Sterling said: "I think it is because the gaffer takes me off early!" "When there is doubt or I'm under pressure, that's when I'm at my best", Sterling told reporters on Monday. Read More »

LiAngelo Ball declares for 2018 NBA Draft

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An ESPN mock draft has Holiday going 23rd overall to the Lakers , who selected former Bruin Lonzo Ball with the second overall pick in the draft past year. Franks, 21, averaged 17.4 points, 6.6 rebounds and 40.5 percent 3-point shooting in 30 games this past season. Both have been playing in Lithuania. Read More »

5-star Zion Williamson shines at McDonald's All-American dunk contest

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With cameras flickering and videos recording each of his dunks, Williamson dazzled the crowd and justified every one of his highlight-reel dunk videos that circulate around internet. Even those dunks that he flubbed looked good enough to merit a score of an eight or even a nine. Fellow Duke commit Cam Reddish got a big night for the Blue Devils, sharing the three-point shootout title with Immanuel Quickley before Williamson, a 6-6, 275-pound forward took center stage. Read More »

Rams Sign Star Defensive Tackle Ndamukong Suh

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The deal, which according to ESPN's Adam Schefter is worth $14 million, means the Rams will field a formidable defense next season, with the five-time Pro Bowl selection playing alongside Aaron Donald . Suh likely could have made more money with the Titans or Jets, but the Rams are widely considered a team on the rise - and Suh has never won a playoff game despite strong individual performances in each of his three postseason appearances. Read More »

YouTube TV Lands NBA Finals Sponsorship, Building on Sports-Marketing Strategy

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Only weeks before the " NBA Finals Presented by YouTube TV" announcement, the NBA added its 24-hour network NBA TV to YouTube TV's basic package - free to all YouTube TV members without an upgrade. This new partnership comes just a few weeks after YouTube TV added the NBA Network making it ideal timing to promote the service to NBA fans. During The Finals, fans will have access to ABC and every game through YouTube TV, which is available in almost 100 of the top markets, covering more than ... Read More »

British yachtsman John Fisher goes missing in round-the-world race

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He joined the Sun Hung Kai/Scallywag team racing a 65ft yacht, starting from Alicante, Spain, in October. The boat, sailed by Team Sun Hung Kai from Hong Kong, reported the incident at 1.42am and has since been assisted by the Maritime Rescue Coordination Centre in the search for their missing crewman. Read More »

Australia adds opener Renshaw to squad for Wanderers Test

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Now playing in the Sheffield Shield final in Brisbane, Renshaw is due to fly out Tuesday (March 27) night to join the squad in Johannesburg ahead of the game that starts Friday (March 30 ). Matthew Renshaw's inclusion comes after Cameron Bancroft's ball-tampering attempt was caught on camera. Handscomb is yet to play but has toured with the squad in South Africa since being dropped following the second Ashes Test in Adelaide. Read More »

Police arrest Larry Nassar's former boss

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He declined to say what charges Strampel was facing because the probe is being led by the MI attorney general's office. There is now no information in the system as to when Strampel might appear in court. According to Murphy, Strampel said "he had little or no interaction with Nassar" until 2014 after he became aware of a former student saying Nassar touched her inappropriately at an appointment she had with him at the university's sports medicine clinic. Read More »