News: Sport

Ben Proud wins 50m freestyle silver in Copenhagen

Friday  21:25,   15 december 2017
Press Association

Ben Proud won silver in the 50m freestyle at the European Short Course Championships in Copenhagen. Proud, who claimed gold in the 50m butterfly at the World Aquatics Championships in July as well as freestyle bronze, had qualified in fifth place[...]

The good, the bad and the Balls: Evaluating progress of young Lakers

Friday  21:25,   15 december 2017
Sporting News

The incredibly young Lakers roster that Luke Walton is tasked with developing has shown flashes of potential while also displaying the maddening tendencies of a team trying to find its way. With all of that said, let's play a little "good news, bad[...]

NHL Weekender: Bolts keep striking, Preds on the hunt

Friday  21:25,   15 december 2017
Yardbarker

At the end of every work week, Yardbarker will take a look at what the NHL has in store for the weekend. We'll see whose stock is soaring, who needs to get their act together, and what tilts are promising to keep you on the edge of your seat.[...]

MLB free agency rumors: Phillies pick up big bat in Carlos Santana

Friday  21:21,   15 december 2017
Sporting News

A Philadelphia team thought to be rebuilding made a big splash with the power-hitting ex-Indian.Philadelphia agreed to a three-year, $60 million deal with free agent Carlos Santana, FanRag Sports first reported, bringing some power to a lineup that[...]

Klitschko: AJ can unify division

Friday  20:15,   15 december 2017
Sky Sports

Wladimir Klitschko says he believes Anthony Joshua is capable of unifying the heavyweight division. Joshua is unbeaten in his professional career so far, and currently holds the IBF and WBA (Super) titles.Bouts with the other world title holders[...]

Bailly out for up to three months

Friday  20:11,   15 december 2017
Sky Sports

Manchester United defender Eric Bailly will have ankle surgery and faces up to three months on the sidelines. United boss Jose Mourinho said in midweek that the centre-back may need to go under the knife to correct the problem, and he confirmed on[...]

Pardew intends to use Rodriguez behind the striker

Friday  20:11,   15 december 2017
Read Sport

West Brom manager Alan Pardew has spoken of his intention to utilise Jay Rodriguez as a ’10’. Twitter: AP: “I see Jay Rodriguez as a No.10 here at this football club. I’ve always admired him and he’s a player I’ve always wanted to have.” #WBA (@WBA) [...]

Poch: Hard to keep top players

Friday  20:11,   15 december 2017
Sky Sports

Mauricio Pochettino admits Kyle Walker's move to Man City is an example of Tottenham's problems in keeping ambitious players happy within their long-term project. Walker joined Man City for a world-record fee for a defender in excess of[...]

Forrest aiming to keep up scoring form

Friday  20:10,   15 december 2017
Read Sport

Despite already setting an individual record for most goals scored in a campaign, Celtic winger James Forrest says that he is not letting up, and is targeting even more goals for the Hoops this season, Sky Sports report. The Scottish international[...]

MLB trade rumors: Padres to acquire Freddy Galvis from Phillies

Friday  20:10,   15 december 2017
Sporting News

San Diego will bolster its infield defense by acquiring Galvis from Philadelphia for a minor league pitcher.The Padres have an agreement to acquire Freddy Galvis from Philadelphia, USA Today reported, with minor league right-hander Enyel De Los[...]

Gamarino gets Grillini call-up for opening rounds

Friday  20:10,   15 december 2017
Read Sport

World Supersport rider Christian Gamarino will join the Grillini World Superbike team for the opening five rounds of the 2018 season before GabrieleRuiu takes over. Italian rookie Ruiu was chosen by Grillini – who will run Suzuki machinery in 2018 – [...]

Montreal reveals plans for new pit complex in 2019

Friday  20:10,   15 december 2017
Read Sport

The Circuit de Gilles Villeneuve is set to feature a new pit complex from 2019, after plans to renovate the entire paddock area were released. Montreal has played host to the Canadian Grand Prix since 1978, the agreement to expand its pits and[...]

DeMarcus Cousins claims he got technical for telling official 'good job'

Friday  20:10,   15 december 2017
Sporting News

The Pelicans star, no stranger to blowing up at referees, says he's worked on his behavior but is still drawing technical fouls.The Pelicans center told TheUndefeated.com that he's doing everything he can to avoid confrontations with referees,[...]

U ok hun? A player from each club who has lost their mojo

Friday  15:31,   15 december 2017
Football365

In rude health last season, but limping their way through 2017/18. These are the drifting onesYou may have heard that Sanchez is considering leaving Arsenal when his contract expires, but even if you somehow didn’t know you might well be able to[...]

Sanches talk surprises Heynckes

Friday  15:31,   15 december 2017
Sky Sports

Bayern Munich boss Jupp Heynckes is surprised by reports that Renato Sanches could be returning from his loan spell at Swansea in January. The Portugal midfielder has struggled since his move to the Premier League on deadline day, so far failing to [...]