Sri Lanka ODI: Angelo Perera replaces Nuwan Pradeep Sri Lanka ODI

Dilshan then proceeded to put on a crucial 73 run partnership for the third wicket, with Dinesh Chandimal. "We respect our former captains and former greats who have an opinion", Lehmann said before tomorrow's third ODI. Sri Lanka , which swept the... More..

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Chandimal ton lifts Sri Lanka

Australia have lost four of their five worldwide fixtures on tour so far, but Smith suggested his early departure had been considered since much earlier in the tour. It was Wade who posed the greatest threat to...More..

Colts G Mewhort might have sustained season-ending injury
by | Tuesday, August 30, 2016

Colts G Mewhort might have sustained season-ending injury

Color us concerned. Red flags are waving. Tennessee's best receiver just might be rookie Tajae Sharpe and free-agent import Rishard Matthews; Marcus Mariota badly needs his top pass-catching threat Walker. The ...More..

by | Tuesday, August 30, 2016

Chandimal's fighting ton carries Sri Lanka to 226

Although not officially named as part of the ODI squad, Hastings was chosen in Australia's squad for the two T20s that follow the five ODIs, and he and fast bowler Scott Boland had arrived in Sri Lanka earl...More..

by | Tuesday, August 30, 2016

Tillakaratne Dilshan: ODI career in pictures

It could have been far worse for Australia with the home side scoring at almost six an over midway through the innings, only for legspinner Adam Zampa (3-42) to put the brakes on with some crucial wickets. Di...More..

by | Tuesday, August 30, 2016

Whitfield drug-test probe

Whitfield is alleged to have stayed in Lambert's home in the middle of a year ago to avoid an illicit drugs test. The ban for deliberately evading or being complicit in seeking to evade a drug test is a manda...More..

Lyon twice loses lead in 4-2 defeat away to Dijon
by | Tuesday, August 30, 2016

Lyon twice loses lead in 4-2 defeat away to Dijon

Preliminary scans showed that Lacazette had not suffered any major damage to his knee but the 25-year-old will be sidelined for at least two weeks, meaning he will miss Les Bleus' friendly against Italy in Bari...More..

by | Tuesday, August 30, 2016

Trevor Siemian wins Broncos' starting job, carries low fantasy ceiling

Sanchez, meanwhile, has shown that he has virtually no upside. He seems to have a penchant for turning the ball over-three giveaways in the first two preseason games-which is an obvious problem for a team t...More..

by | Tuesday, August 30, 2016

Relaxed Serena set to open quest for more history

Notable absentees include 2015 champion Flavia Pennetta, who retired at the end of past year, Victoria Azarenka who is pregnant and former champion Maria Sharapova who is serving a doping suspension. Between ...More..

Moreland, Griffin lead Rangers to 7-0 win over Indians
by | Tuesday, August 30, 2016

Moreland, Griffin lead Rangers to 7-0 win over Indians

Carlos Carrasco got beat around for seven runs (three earned) in four innings and was charged with a loss to the Rangers on Saturday. The Indians (73-54) snapped a three-game losing streak, which had tied a s...More..

New Zealand prop Owen Franks cleared of any wrongdoing by citing commissioner
by | Tuesday, August 30, 2016

New Zealand prop Owen Franks cleared of any wrongdoing by citing commissioner

The new-look All Blacks player leadership has negotiated its sternest examination since Richie McCaw moved on, believes coach Steve Hansen. "Social media were the people who alerted everyone to it and they ce...More..

by | Tuesday, August 30, 2016

Jon Lester, Cubs in scoreless tie with Dodgers in 3rd

The Chicago Cubs cracked first in a scoreless game, helping the Dodgers to a 1-0 victory Sunday afternoon (their second 1-0 victory in the past five games). Lester is 2-2 with a 3.76 ERA in four starts against ...More..

by | Tuesday, August 30, 2016

US businessman McCourt buys Marseille soccer team

Margarita Louis-Dreyfus, Marseille's billionaire owner, said in April that she would sell the club following poor results and protests from fans. McCourt agreed the deal after talks with owner Margarita Lou...More..

by | Tuesday, August 30, 2016

Swimmer Gunnar Bentz Tenders Apology For Gas Station Incident

Brazilian authorities have accused Feigen and fellow USA swimmer, Ryan Lochte, of inventing the story in order to hide an act of vandalism at a petrol station following a night out in the city with teammates Gu...More..

Nationals to recall top pitching prospect Lucas Giolito
by | Tuesday, August 30, 2016

Nationals to recall top pitching prospect Lucas Giolito

The Rockies have played well against Washington this year, with three wins in five games. The Nationals did not name a starter before Saturday's game but it appears it will be RHP Lucas Giolito (0-0, 4.91 ERA),...More..

Nadal relishing US Open challenge
by | Tuesday, August 30, 2016

Nadal relishing US Open challenge

Open. Djokovic is also struggling with a wrist problem heading into the tournament and Nadal admits he is still not 100 per cent. "Is not easy to go two months-and-a-half out of competition in the middle of...More..

by | Tuesday, August 30, 2016

Not standing for National Anthem isn't why Kaepernick will lose his job

On Friday, after what would be an otherwise totally unremarkable preseason football game between the San Francisco 49ers and the Green Bay Packers, some intrepid cameraperson noticed that Kaepernick did not s...More..

by | Tuesday, August 30, 2016

Storm Lester Becomes A Hurricane In The Pacific: US Weather Department

Heavy rains are associated with the system, with the potential to cause flash flooding. The center of Tropical Storm Lester is located some 550 miles (885 kilometers) southwest of the southern tip of Baja C...More..

Olympics-OCI's new head among six whose passports seized by Brazil police
by | Tuesday, August 30, 2016

Olympics-OCI's new head among six whose passports seized by Brazil police

Patrick Hickey the President of the Olympic Council of Ireland and member of the IOC was arrested last week accused of being part of an illegal ticket sales scam at the 2016 Olympics, in Rio. A Mongolian weight...More..

Olympic champion Andy Murray returns to action with Cincinnati victory
by | Tuesday, August 30, 2016

Olympic champion Andy Murray returns to action with Cincinnati victory

He will be competing in the Cincinnati Masters final just seven days after a gruelling four-set final against Argentina's Juan Martin del Potro at Rio 2016, where he retained his Olympic singles title. Attentio...More..