• Ohio State reportedly offers coaching job to Creighton's Greg McDermott
Ohio State reportedly offers coaching job to Creighton's Greg McDermott

According to the Dispatch , Smith told two of the Buckeyes seniors that he'd name a new coach by Friday, and with an important recruiting period on tap for next month, there is a certain amount of urgency in Columbus thanks to the odd timing of Matta's firing Monday.

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  • Tony DiCicco, coach of Women's World Cup champs, dies at 68
Tony DiCicco, coach of Women's World Cup champs, dies at 68

DiCicco also coached the Americans to gold in the Atlanta Olympic Games in 1996 - the first year women's soccer was an Olympic event. DiCicco began his U.S. "His spirit will indeed live in us all Anthony". I smile (through) the tears. DiCicco led the USA from 1994 to 1999 and led the Americans to their second World Cup triumph at the 1999 World...

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  • Warburton nearing fitness as Lions build towards first Test
Warburton nearing fitness as Lions build towards first Test

And, while Gatland revealed that Farrell will also sit out Tuesday's final warm-up clash against the Chiefs before the three-Test series gets under way against the All Blacks , the coach is adamant that he will be fit for that game at Eden Park.

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  • No offer received for Cristiano Ronaldo, says Real Madrid president Florentino Perez
No offer received for Cristiano Ronaldo, says Real Madrid president Florentino Perez

The 54-year-old Mourinho, who coached Madrid from 2010-13, now coaches Manchester United . In this Sunday, May 21, 2017 file photo, Real Madrid's Cristiano Ronaldo celebrates after winning a Spanish La Liga soccer match between Malaga and Real Madrid in Malaga, Spain.A Spanish judge has summoned Real Madrid forward Cristiano Ronaldo to cou...

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  • Philly Gets No. 1 Pick From Celtics, Chance To Draft Fultz
Philly Gets No. 1 Pick From Celtics, Chance To Draft Fultz

Many Celtics fans fear that Fultz could turn the 76ers into real competition over the next few years and the decision to trade the pick will haunt Danny Ainge and the Celtics forever. "And one of them will be there". The general manager and team mutually parted ways on Monday when owner Dan Gilbert said Griffin's contract will not be extended...

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  • Perez distances Real from De Gea move, backs goalkeepers
Perez distances Real from De Gea move, backs goalkeepers

The truth is we have great goalkeepers". A year later, moreover, Perez felt the squad wasn't complete, even with the addition of Bale, and made a decision to sign 2014 World Cup stars, James Rodriguez , Toni Kroos and Keylor Navas for a combined £95 million.

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  • ICC Champions Trophy to be scrapped for more T20 World Cups?
ICC Champions Trophy to be scrapped for more T20 World Cups?

Even in the disputed territory of Kashmir, which has seen deadly exchanges of gunfire between Indian and Pakistani soldiers and guerrillas over the past week, thousands flooded the public streets to rejoice in Pakistan's victory. India lost their last four wickets for the addition of only six runs. It is only the second century stand for Pakistan ...

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  • Jose Mourinho accused of tax fraud in Spain
Jose Mourinho accused of tax fraud in Spain

Last year, Barcelona forward Lionel Messi and his father, Jorge Horacio Messi, were found guilty on three counts of defrauding tax authorities of €4.1m (£3.6m) from income made from image rights. Navas's form improved towards the end of the campaign, however, as his side won the double of the La Liga title and the Champions League. Ronaldo joined...

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  • India thrash Proteas to enter Champions Trophy semis in style
India thrash Proteas to enter Champions Trophy semis in style

That effort went a long way in helping India dominate South Africa . They picked up a crucial 2 points and great Net Run Rate. The loss to India was another major disappointment after a number of failures from seemingly winning positions in the past.

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  • North Korea blasts Trump as 'silly,' 'ignorant' over Paris Accord withdrawal
North Korea blasts Trump as 'silly,' 'ignorant' over Paris Accord withdrawal

Ige noted at the signing ceremony Tuesday at the state capitol that Hawaii is seeing the impacts of climate change first-hand. The superpower was accused of relinquishing its global leadership role last week, becoming the only country to walk away from the landmark agreement signed by nearly every nation in the world.

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  • UEFA clears Leipzig to enter Champions League
UEFA clears Leipzig to enter Champions League

Bundesliga runners-up RB Leipzig and Austrian champions Red Bull Salzburg have been given a lifeline as UEFA's governing body has ruled they'll both be eligible to compete in next season's Champions League . The Liverpool Echo claim the Guinea worldwide is top of Jurgen Klopp's midfield wishlist. In cases where that happens, priority is...

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  • Late Moreno header salvages Mexico point, Chile start with win
Late Moreno header salvages Mexico point, Chile start with win

He was disappointed with the scoreline and urged his teammates to win the next game of the group. "The team had nearly won and we suffered in the last minute, but this is football". Ronaldo, now away on worldwide duty with Portugal at the Confederations Cup , failed to attend the post-match press conference following his country's 2-2 draw wit...

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  • Jude Classic for second straight year
Jude Classic for second straight year

His win at the following year's Emirates Australian Open at his home course at The Australian catapulted him to the verge of the top 50 in the world rankings, but it's since been a steady decline until a recent up-tick in form. CAMBRIDGE, Ontario - Alena Sharp shot her second straight 66 Friday to move into a share of the lead at 12-under 132 after...

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  • O'Mahony to skipper Lions against NZ Maori
O'Mahony to skipper Lions against NZ Maori

Farrell was named on the bench for the weekend's game against the Maori, but has been sidelined with a grade-one quadriceps strain and his spot in the squad will be taken by Dan Biggar . The difference between interpretations in the Southern and Northern Hemispheres has always been a subject of debate, but here I think we have a case of the Crusad...

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  • Van Dijk interest ended by Liverpool
Van Dijk interest ended by Liverpool

Jamie Carragher has criticised Liverpool over their failure to sign Virgil van Dijk . Liverpool are tipped to break the Premier League transfer record when signing the defender, as the Reds could be spending 60 million pounds of the Dutch worldwide.

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  • French Open women's quarterfinals get started
French Open women's quarterfinals get started

After nearly a five-hour break, the French player went up 3-1, but from then she won only one of the six remaining games. Mladenovic was hoping to be the first French to win at Rolland Garros since Mayy Pierce in 2000 but was completely outclassed by her Swiss opponent.

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  • Boston Celtics, Philadelphia 76ers swap National Basketball Association draft picks
Boston Celtics, Philadelphia 76ers swap National Basketball Association draft picks

The Boston Celtics and Philadelphia 76ers have officially completed a blockbuster trade that sends the No. 1 overall pick in this week's National Basketball Association draft from Boston to Philadelphia . Now the Celtics are hoping the Lakers get No. 2 overall again next year, in what is expected to be an extremely strong top of the draft. ...

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  • Confederations Cup Report: Portugal 2 - 2 Mexico
Confederations Cup Report: Portugal 2 - 2 Mexico

El Tri were no pushovers in the match despite Portugal heading into Kazan Arena as the favourites. Portugal players will wear black armbands against Mexico in the today to honour compatriots that passed away from forrest fires. After Portugal's defensive frailties were exposed against Mexico , Santos could inject some pace in midfield b...

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  • Khyri Thornton suspended for six games
Khyri Thornton suspended for six games

He was then claimed by the Lions. Thornton will be eligible to return to the Lions' active roster on Monday, October 16 following the team's October 15 game against the New Orleans Saints. Playing in 13 games and starting six, he tallied 19 tackles and one sack. Thornton, 27, is in a competition for a depth role at defensive tackle with Akeem ...

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  • Diego Costa sends open message to Chelsea fans
Diego Costa sends open message to Chelsea fans

Antonio Conte dumped Diego Costa with a 27-word text message which started with a cheerful greeting and ended with "you're not in my plans". "I think it's very unlikely because there is the World Cup next year and Diego Costa wants to be there", he added.

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