Vince McMahon Reportedly Sets Timeframe For XFL Return, Will WWE Be Involved?

WWE Chairman Vince McMahon announced that he is bringing back the XFL in 2020. The ideal running time, he said, would be two hours. Here are 10 things we learned about the new XFL via that conference call and an accompanying press release. More..

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WEF 2018: PM Modi shares one frame with Indian CEOs
by | Thursday, January 25, 2018

WEF 2018: PM Modi shares one frame with Indian CEOs

Our government's fearless decisions have changed things. "Our PM said "Hum yahan apne logon ka danka bajane aaye hain" (We are going to make our people famous)". But I think there are three main challenges wh...More..

India vs South Africa: Cheteshwar Pujara's slow innings enters record books
by | Thursday, January 25, 2018

India vs South Africa: Cheteshwar Pujara's slow innings enters record books

I haven't had a look at the conditions here ( Wanderers ) but I will adapt as the conditions present themselves. There is lot of grass on the pitch. "If we do think of leaving of him out, you have to be 100% su...More..

England women's coach Neville avoids FA charge over tweets
by | Thursday, January 25, 2018

England women's coach Neville avoids FA charge over tweets

His new employer, the Football Association , issued a statement from Neville on Wednesday that read: "Following comments made a number of years ago I would like to clarify that they were not and are not a true...More..

Russian speed skater Victor An excluded from Pyeongchang Winter Olympics
by | Thursday, January 25, 2018

Russian speed skater Victor An excluded from Pyeongchang Winter Olympics

ROC senior vice-president Stanislav Pozdnyakov said he had demanded an explanation from the International Olympic Committee, adding that Ahn, Ustyugov and Shipulin "have never been involved in any doping case...More..

LeBron James Gets to 30K Career Points, but Cavs Lose to Spurs
by | Thursday, January 25, 2018

LeBron James Gets to 30K Career Points, but Cavs Lose to Spurs

The Spurs upped their advantage to as many as 14 points in the third quarter, but the Cavs rallied and LeBron's demonstrative dunk with 1:15 to play in the period got Cleveland to within three - 82-79. "P...More..

National Football League says concussion protocol was followed after Cam Newton hit in playoffs
by | Thursday, January 25, 2018

National Football League says concussion protocol was followed after Cam Newton hit in playoffs

The NFL sided with Carolina in its statement, insisting Newton's eye injury was "apparent from the video footage of the tackle and was confirmed by all the medical personnel that treated Mr. Among those chang...More..

Memphis Depay Strikes A Wonder Goal In Last Minute vs PSG
by | Thursday, January 25, 2018

Memphis Depay Strikes A Wonder Goal In Last Minute vs PSG

The hosts broke the deadlock after just two minutes when Nabil Fekir curled home a sublime free-kick from a hard angle. Emery also offered an update on Kylian Mbappe's condition after PSG criticised the S...More..

Arsenal are 'strong enough' without arrival of Aubameyang - Wenger
by | Thursday, January 25, 2018

Arsenal are 'strong enough' without arrival of Aubameyang - Wenger

United have upped Sanchez's weekly wages to the region of £400,000-a-week, while Arsenal were reluctant to pay the stratospheric figures demanded by the forward. The Gunners booked their place in their eighth L...More..

Wenger questions Sanchez: Why would anybody want to leave?
by | Thursday, January 25, 2018

Wenger questions Sanchez: Why would anybody want to leave?

Why should Mkhitaryan have done him a favour? "He's definitely still looking for a central midfielder, definitely still in the market for a left-back". But it is clear Sanchez comes out well on top here. Re...More..

Angelique Kerber is back!
by | Thursday, January 25, 2018

Angelique Kerber is back!

When the Dubai line-up was announced last week, Kerber was ranked No 16 in the world, making the German just the eighth-highest ranked player set to compete in Dubai. Nadal fended off five break points in the l...More..

Giants officially name former Vikings OC Pat Shurmur as head coach
by | Tuesday, January 23, 2018

Giants officially name former Vikings OC Pat Shurmur as head coach

The Giants contingent of co-owner John Mara, general manager Dave Gettleman and assistant general manager Kevin Abrams on January 6 met with Shurmur in Bloomington, Minn during Minnesota's bye week in the pl...More..

Keys, Kerber reach quarters
by | Tuesday, January 23, 2018

Keys, Kerber reach quarters

Six-time champion Novak Djokovic is through to the Australian Open's fourth round after a 6-2, 6-3, 6-3 win over Albert Ramos-Vinolas. As well, it was Federer's 90th match win at Melbourne Park. "I was feel...More..

8 things to know about the government shutdown
by | Tuesday, January 23, 2018

8 things to know about the government shutdown

Republicans and Democrats were ultimately unable to set aside their differences, and a partial government shutdown has now officially ensued as government funding lapsed at midnight. After all, the last shutd...More..

Milwaukee Bucks fire head coach Jason Kidd
by | Tuesday, January 23, 2018

Milwaukee Bucks fire head coach Jason Kidd

While the Bucks' statement noted they simply wanted to move in a different direction, there have been grumblings about a disconnect between coach and players. Dellavedova starred for the Bucks in 2016-17 before...More..

Robin van Persie Will Rejoin Former Club Feyenoord
by | Tuesday, January 23, 2018

Robin van Persie Will Rejoin Former Club Feyenoord

Striker Robin van Persie will be returning to boyhood club Feyenoord from Turkish side Fenerbahce next week, the Dutch champions said on Friday. Fenerbahce agreed to cancel Van Persie's contract, allowing...More..

Lewandowski, Mueller on target as Bayern go 16 points clear
by | Tuesday, January 23, 2018

Lewandowski, Mueller on target as Bayern go 16 points clear

Thomas Muller and Robert Lewandowski scored two each to send Bayern 16 points clear at the top, the Germany worldwide racking up 100 Bundesliga goals in the process. The away side showed few signs of this s...More..

Cardinals hire Panthers DC Steve Wilks as head coach
by | Tuesday, January 23, 2018

Cardinals hire Panthers DC Steve Wilks as head coach

This is the second consecutive year Panthers coach Ron Rivera has seen his defensive coordinator leave for a head coaching job. In his one season as DC, Wilks help lead a defense that was 7th in the Nationa...More..

Nick Kyrgios backs Grigor Dimitrov to win Australian Open
by | Monday, January 22, 2018

Nick Kyrgios backs Grigor Dimitrov to win Australian Open

Dimitrov downed the 17th seeded Kyrgios 7-6 (7/3), 7-6 (7/4), 4-6, 7-6 (7/4) in 3hr 26min and will face UK's Kyle Edmund in the quarter-finals on Tuesday. Kyrgios' miscued volley gave his rival a break at 4-3...More..

Top SC recruit Williamson chooses Duke over Clemson, USC
by | Monday, January 22, 2018

Top SC recruit Williamson chooses Duke over Clemson, USC

The 6-foot-6 275 lb. high school senior is considered the second best player in his class according to the ESPN Top 100. And yes, there's a Chronicle story on freshman Kentucky forward Kevin Knox's im...More..

Moyes hoping for Hernandez hot streak
by | Monday, January 22, 2018

Moyes hoping for Hernandez hot streak

The Cherries fell in the biggest shock of the FA Cup replays when League One Wigan brushed past Eddie Howe's inexperienced side to set up a home tie against West Ham . The 31-cap worldwide is reportedly Moye...More..

Houston Rockets: 3 takeaways from win vs. Warriors
by | Monday, January 22, 2018

Houston Rockets: 3 takeaways from win vs. Warriors

Although Harden returned in time to face the Warriors after missing Houston's previous matchup with Golden State, the Rockets were short-handed without Trevor Ariza and Gerald Green , who served the second...More..

Alexis Sanchez Reportedly Says Arsenal Goodbye Ahead of MUFC Transfer
by | Monday, January 22, 2018

Alexis Sanchez Reportedly Says Arsenal Goodbye Ahead of MUFC Transfer

The deals being separate will have serious repercussions for the time line of how this all goes down. The agent for United's unsettled midfielder Henrikh Mkhitaryan said this week a deal for Sanchez hinged ...More..

Darnold, Rosen, Jackson amongst 119 underclassmen in NFL draft
by | Monday, January 22, 2018

Darnold, Rosen, Jackson amongst 119 underclassmen in NFL draft

All three quarterbacks bring a little something different to the table, but Rosen may be the most NFL-ready of the bunch right now. The 2018 NFL Draft kicks off Thursday, April 26 in Arlington, Texas. 1...More..

Minnesota Vikings at Philadelphia Eagles - 1/21/18 NFL Pick, Odds, and Prediction
by | Monday, January 22, 2018

Minnesota Vikings at Philadelphia Eagles - 1/21/18 NFL Pick, Odds, and Prediction

Who do the Eagles need to contain or stay away from? The Eagles have other players who've won Super Bowls - Smith, Malcolm Jenkins , Corey Graham, Dannell Ellerbe, Chris Maragos and Will Beatty - but ...More..

Government Shutdown To Limit NFL Viewing Options For Overseas Troops
by | Monday, January 22, 2018

Government Shutdown To Limit NFL Viewing Options For Overseas Troops

According to Stars and Stripes , the AFN has been playing classical music since the shutdown started, and that's likely what's going to be playing on Sunday unless the National Football League and the govern...More..

Rejuvenated Rory McIlroy on cusp of remarkable comeback victory in Abu Dhabi
by | Monday, January 22, 2018

Rejuvenated Rory McIlroy on cusp of remarkable comeback victory in Abu Dhabi

A year ago I felt like I had a lot of in between clubs a lot of times, but it was more just me not being comfortable taking something off a club or trying to hit one a little bit harder. And the strategy for Su...More..

Vardy and Mahrez inspire Leicester to 2-0 win over Watford
by | Monday, January 22, 2018

Vardy and Mahrez inspire Leicester to 2-0 win over Watford

The Algerian is looking to leave the King Power Stadium and it seems likely he will during the January transfer window. Fluminense are believed to enjoy a 10 per cent sell-on fee in his contract so will keep ...More..

Trump ends 1st year with lowest average approval rating
by | Monday, January 22, 2018

Trump ends 1st year with lowest average approval rating

Fifty-seven percent disapprove of Trump's job, including a majority of respondents - 51 percent - who now say they strongly disapprove, which is a record high for Trump in the survey. 10 percent named militar...More..

Southampton 1-1 Tottenham: Match recap
by | Monday, January 22, 2018

Southampton 1-1 Tottenham: Match recap

There was a big shock for Tottenham fans on Sunday when the team sheets were released for the Premier League match against Southampton . Mauricio Pochettino will return to his old stomping grounds toda...More..