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Manny Pacquiao Eyeing Amir Khan as Next Opponent

Last month Jeff Horn's promoters said the former pound-for-pound king would defend his WBO crown against the undefeated Australian with Brisbane's Suncorp stadi...


Hungary 'withdrawing bid to host 2024 Olympics'

The decision to drop the bid will be formally voted on by the Budapest City Assembly. He cited a lack of unity as the key reason for the decision to pull out ...


Stokes, Woakes, Buttler to skip Ireland ODIs for IPL 2017

Rising Pune Supergiants won with their unbelievable bid of £1.7 million. There were a few surprises - while uncapped Indian players made huge gains, some...


Goals galore in Leverkusen and Manchester

Atletico, beaten finalists in 2014 and 2016, defeated Leverkusen on penalties after a 1-1 aggregate draw in the last 16 in 2015. Atleti went on to win 4-2 in ...


Paul Pogba Discusses Partnership With Zlatan Ibrahimovic After FA Cup Comeback Win

Chelsea are favourites to go on and claim a league and cup double this season, but Rashford insists that his side will travel to West London confident that t...


Wizards acquire Nets' Bogdanovic for Nicholson, first-round pick

ESPN reporter Zach Lowe also reported that the 2017 first-round pick is lottery protected. Currently, the Nets own two picks in the first-round of the 2017 ...


The Rock calls ex-WWE wrestler CM Punk from 'Raw'

The wrestling legend had been backstage at the company's flagship programme all day, working on scenes for Fighting With My Family - about WWE superstar Paige a...


Chelsea to host Manchester United in FA Cup quarter-finals

This Sunday sees the Red Devils take on Southampton at Wembley in the EFL Cup final (4.30pm). "I spoke with Paul and Zlatan at half-time, and in the moment of n...


Ten sentenced to death over Egypt football riot

This verdict was issued in June 2015 after a retrial of the case as the court upheld 11 death sentences for supporters and officials involved in the massacre. O...


Isn't* leaving the Premier League just yet

He has taken a role with the Saudi Arabian Football Federation. However, he remains under contract with Professional Game Match Officials Ltd (PGMOL) until th...


Manchester City v AS Monaco, Champions League 2016/17

City fans have been slow to warm to the Champions League , and still boo the competition's anthem in protest at perceived past wrongs by UEFA, but the previo...


Jared Odrick Released by Jaguars

Odrick, a first round pick by the Dolphins in the 2010 draft, spent his first five seasons in Miami. Targeting Odrick will be a solid contingency plan for the...


Shahid Afridi, Pakistani all-rounder, announces retirement from worldwide cricket

He had already retired from Test cricket in 2010 and ODI cricket after the 2015 World Cup and now the 36 year old has chose to retire from T20I cricket as wel...


Branden Albert to Jacksonville in the works -- but not for Julius Thomas

Thomas , meanwhile, signed a five-year, $46 million contract with the Jaguars prior to the 2015 season. Another one is the players involved obviously have to ...


UFC Fight Night 105: Lewis recovers, KO's Browne

He then asked for Ronda Rousey , who is Browne's girlfriend . Check out the interview in the player above . But before that, Mr. Lewis, the number eight-...


PM Netanyahu Visits Singapore Jewish Community at Maghain Aboth Synagogue

Instead of "inside-out" - whereby Israel reaches a deal with the Palestinians as the precondition and springboard to peace with all Arab states - the idea appea...


Chris Webber, Tracy McGrady headline 2017 Basketball Hall of Fame finalists

According to Basketball-Reference.com , the only players in league history to average 20 points, 10 boards and four dimes in more seasons than Webber (five) are...


Man City believe Lionel Messi is ready to quit Barcelona

The win leaves Barcelona second in the table on 51 points, one behind Real, who have two games in hand on the Catalan club and Sevilla, who are third on 49. R...


Luis Enrique fears Barcelona morale could be a problem after PSG nightmare

A sentimental return for Barca's former captain would be fanciful at best. Samuel Marsden covers Barcelona for ESPN FC. As Lenny Kravitz would say, "it ai...


"Russian Bear" Ivan Koloff passes away at age 74

Koloff, who was nicknamed The Russian Bear, also battled the likes of Pedro Morales, Superstar Billy Graham and Bob Backlund. We send our condolences to the K...


Tsonga beats Berdych to reach World Tennis Tournament final

The tired Goffin was coming off another finalist effort at Sofia the previous week, and on Monday will debut in the Top 10 on the ATP rankings. The sixth-seed...


Durant vs. Westbrook feud will overshadow All-Star Game

I mean, really guys? Whether it was high school or college or pros, there was always somebody to watch and somebody to learn from. DeMar DeRozan, a first-time...


Back with a bang! Bale shows Madrid just what they've been missing

Gareth Bale celebrated his return from injury with a goal which assured Real Madrid comfortable 2-0 win at home to Espanyol on Saturday afternoon. "We all k...


Man City FA Cup draw is nice bonus for Huddersfield - Webber

Aguero appears likely to win the battle for selection and be granted his first start since Jesus broke into the first-team picture with an exhilarating appearan...


Wisconsin overcomes Ethan Happ's foul trouble to get badly needed win

That's exactly what the Badgers hoped would happen with Koenig sidelined by an injury that has been plaguing him for more than three weeks. Melo Trimble led t...


Conte keeps feet on ground as Chelsea edge closer to double

The former Azzurri boss declares that he enjoys an open dialogue with his players and that his door is always open to those unhappy with their amount of playi...


Lincoln stun Burnley to reach FA Cup quarter-finals

There are 81 league places between the two clubs, but there was little evidence of such disparity in the opening quarter of the tie, with Lincoln disciplined, i...


Blackburn 1 Man United 2

United have lost just one of their last 23 games in all competitions as Jose Mourinho's men - still in the EFL Cup, Europa League and the race for Champions Lea...


Emotional parents stand proud for Sidney Crosby

Kunitz powered it into the wide open net to give Pittsburgh a 2-0 lead, and Crosby saluted the crowd during the next stoppage in play. He is also the 12th-fas...


Form Pliskova wins second title of 2017

Wozniacki then eased past Olympic gold-medallist Puig 6-1 6-2, while Pliskova's semi-final saw her battle to a 6-4 4-6 6-3 triumph against third seed Dominika C...


FA Cup: Leicester are UNDERDOGS against Millwall - Ranieri

Leicester City manager Claudio Ranieri has confirmed Islam Slimani will be missing for the next couple of matches. However, Ranieri's side have yet to score a...


New York Knicks' Carmelo Anthony replaces injured Kevin Love on All-Star roster

Love had surgery to remove loose bodies in his left knee on Tuesday and will miss six to eight weeks. But while Anthony is averaging 23.4 points per game this s...


Tottenham are in a bad period, says Pochettino

The 22-year-old Netherlands global has started just one game in the last three months and was left out of Tottenham's match day squad for the Europa League de...


Attorney says Darrelle Revis was assaulted by attackers

Revis was physically assaulted while at that location by a group of at least five people". "Mr. Revis feared for his safety and retreated from the aggressors"...


Betsy DeVos Downplays the Power of the Education Department

Magnet schools are public schools, open to all students, that specialize in certain programs and curriculum. Programme for International Student Assessment ...


Predicted Chelsea lineup against Wolves: One full rotation

Chelsea will look to avoid an FA Cup upset at Wolverhampton Wanderers on Saturday with the mood still upbeat despite being held to a disappointing 1-1 draw at ...


Messi to PSG? Never say never - Kluivert

So when PSG head to the Camp Nou with a comfortable a 4-0 first-leg lead and all but certain to reach the quarter-finals, Emery will have a lot to thank Rabiot ...


Branden Albert cut by Dolphins

The release of Ekpre-Olomu is not salary-cap related. The Dolphins signed Albert in 2014. His departure means Laremy Tunsil , the 13th overall selection in...


Marlins Owner Loria Could Be Trump's Ambassador To France

A Kushner bid to buy the Miami Marlins, led by Jared Kushner's younger brother, Joshua Kushner , and a brother-in-law, was paused on Wednesday, amid reports ...


The 2017 Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Issue

Upton appeared on the cover of SI's swimsuit issue in 2012 and '13. "I'm so grateful that Sports Illustrated is promoting it because it's a movement t...


Greg Maddux pulls off impressive prank on Kris Bryant during batting practice

Former Cubs pitcher Greg Maddux was an all-too-willing participant in the charade, and he dressed up as a sound man recording audio on Bryant's new video for th...


Little Caesars' Billionaire Founder Mike Ilitch Paid Rosa Parks's Rent for Years

Keith told Sports Business Daily that when news of the burglary spread, he reached out to the owner of Riverfront Apartments, Alfred Taubman, who vowed to hel...


Five-star basketball recruit Trae Young commits to hometown Oklahoma

That's why John Calipari made the right gamble in taking Green in the fall vs waiting to potentially be spurned by Young in the spring and be left in a really b...


Vince Young may be attempting to return to football

Vince Young was the best player on the field in one of the greatest college football games of all time. He won NFL Rookie of the Year in 2006 and was selected...


Holly Holm appealing UFC 208 loss, cites punches landed after the buzzer

As soon as they said I would be the next challenger, Germaine started talking about having to operate the hand. Holm believes the punches landed by the Dutchwom...


Rumor the German Shepherd Dog Wins 2017 Westminster Best in Show

Boyles is a fan of the Packers and star quarterback Aaron Rodgers. He has already won numerous awards, but this is his first time competing in the prestigious...


Jabari Parker has successful ACL surgery, 12-month recovery to follow

And then our offense was pathetic", Pistons coach Stan Van Gundy said. It wasn't easy - it wasn't one of those runs where you hit three or four threes in a row...


Oosthuizen keen to see how ISPS Handa World Super 6 works out

The low prize money - 1.75 million Australian dollars ($1.34 million), with A$291,660 ($224,000) to the victor - likely hasn't helped. According to the World...


Ronaldo misses training ahead of important Champions League clash with Napoli

Bale has scored twice in his five European appearances this season, both goal coming against Legia Warsaw. Napoli , meanwhile, are only in the last 16 for th...


Green slams Knicks owner over Oakley spat

Oakley, who played 10 seasons with the Knicks (1988-98), was charged with three counts of misdemeanor assault after getting ejected February 8 from Madison Squa...