News: Sport

Own goal hands Hamilton dramatic win before ugly finish

Saturday  21:15,   16 december 2017
Press Association

Jamie Lindsay's 89th-minute own goal handed Hamilton three Ladbrokes Premiership points following a bad-tempered five-goal thriller with Ross County. Accies emerged 3-2 victors at the SuperSeal Stadium after a dramatic final six minutes which[...]

Leinster lose Sexton, but battle from 14 points down to beat Chiefs

Saturday  21:10,   16 december 2017
Journal.ie

The inspirational Isa Nacewa kicked six from six as Leinster reeled in the English champions.Exeter Chiefs[...]

​Le’Veon Bell leading vote-getter on fans’ Pro Bowl ballots

Saturday  21:10,   16 december 2017
Sporting News

Le’Veon Bell may not be having his best season from a statistically, but the Steelers RB garnered the most fan votes for the 2018 Pro Bowl. The 855,539 fan votes for Bell topped the 833,481 for second-place finisher, Patriots quarterback Tom Brady.[...]

Cao Yupeng into final of Scottish Open

Saturday  21:10,   16 december 2017
Press Association

Cao Yupeng will play in his first ever ranking event final after a hard-fought 6-4 victory over Judd Trump at the Dafabet Scottish Open. Yupeng, who suffered a 6-1 defeat to Trump in his only previous semi-final at the European Masters in October,[...]

MLB free agent rumors: Yankees, CC Sabathia agree to one-year deal

Saturday  21:10,   16 december 2017
Sporting News

Sabathia enjoyed a career resurgence last season, which included the playoffs.According to MLB.com, the 37-year-old veteran and the club reached a one-year deal worth $10 million Saturday. Sabathia entered free agency this offseason, but the Yankees [...]

Preview: Bucks at Rockets

Saturday  18:55,   16 december 2017
FOXSports

Milwaukee travels to Houston to face the red-hot Rockets, winners of 12 in a rowHOUSTON — What represented the first legitimate obstacle for the Houston Rockets since guard Chris Paul returned from his 14-game injury hiatus last month proved to be[...]

I didn't owe Palace team-mates, Benteke claims

Saturday  17:26,   16 december 2017
Goal.com

Christian Benteke has rejected the suggestion he needed to make amends to his Crystal Palace colleagues for a late missed penalty.He opened the scoring in a 3-0 win over Leicester City on Saturday, but Christian Benteke did not feel obliged to make[...]

Muslim footballers 'targets of Islamophobia'

Saturday  17:26,   16 december 2017
Sky News

Muslim footballers playing the game at grassroots level are increasingly being targeted with Islamophobic abuse following Brexit, according to the organisation that monitors racism in football. Kick It Out said the numbers of cases it has been[...]

Christian Benteke finds redemption as Eagles soar in Leicester

Saturday  17:25,   16 december 2017
Press Association

Christian Benteke put his penalty misery behind him to inspire resurgent Crystal Palace to their first away win of the season as 10-man Leicester were beaten 3-0. The Belgian striker scored his first goal since May in a victory that came a week[...]

Carmelo Anthony ready for MSG return, calls New York 'home'

Saturday  17:25,   16 december 2017
Sporting News

Anthony has not played in New York since being traded to the Thunder in September.The 10-time All-Star is making his first trip back to New York since his trade to the Thunder in September. The Knicks have a tribute video planned to honor the[...]

'We're going to kill Man City!' - Pochettino's Spurs ready to fight league leaders

Saturday  15:40,   16 december 2017
Goal.com

The Premier League pace-setters are on a record-breaking run, but Spurs are planning to throw everything at them - and will celebrate a win with glee!Mauricio Pochettino has no problem with players loudly celebrating victories as his Tottenham team[...]

Rodriguez: We will attack Man Utd

Saturday  15:40,   16 december 2017
Sky Sports

Jay Rodriguez says West Brom will go out to attack Manchester United when Jose Mourinho brings his side to The Hawthorns.West Brom have gone 15 games without securing a victory, but striker Jay Rodriguez says the team will be looking to end that run [...]

Brian Cookson confirms he knew about Chris Froome case before leaving UCI post

Saturday  15:40,   16 december 2017
Press Association

Brian Cookson was made aware of four-time Tour de France champion Chris Froome's adverse analytical finding in his final hours in office as head of cycling's governing body.Brian Cookson was made aware of four-time Tour de France champion[...]

Former Yankees OF Dustin Fowler sues White Sox over injury

Saturday  15:36,   16 december 2017
Sporting News

Fowler suffered a serious knee injury at Guaranteed Rate Field last year during his MLB debut.The report stated that Fowler, now with the Athletics, filed the lawsuit Friday, claiming negligence in failing to secure the unpadded electrical box he[...]

Keita won't arrive in January, says Klopp

Saturday  15:30,   16 december 2017
Goal.com

Reports that Naby Keita's move from RB Leipzig to Liverpool could be brought forward have been rejected by Jurgen Klopp.Jurgen Klopp has ruled out any prospect of Naby Keita joining Liverpool from RB Leipzig in[...]