• Ireland's debut day off to a damp beginning
Ireland's debut day off to a damp beginning

It is understood that Cricket Ireland have spent Euro 1m to stage the country's first men's Test. Ticket-holders were due to receive a 100% refund - around 5000 of the 6300 capacity had been pre-sold - and, alongside the hit to food and drink sales, the washout is likely to come at a significant financial cost for Ireland , even accounting for...

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  • Andres Iniesta Provides Barcelona Exit Update After Villarreal Win
Andres Iniesta Provides Barcelona Exit Update After Villarreal Win

The Spaniard departs after 16 trophy-laden campaigns at his boyhood club and is expected to move to Asia or Australia. Asked in an interview by Mundo Deportivo to describe Van Gaal in one sentence, he replied: " My most important manager ".

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  • Prospective Panthers Owner Wants Peyton Manning As Partner
Prospective Panthers Owner Wants Peyton Manning As Partner

Manning is said to be "considering" the offer but has not made any commitments. Manning is reportedly still considering the offer to become a limited partner. The Panthers were put up for sale by founding owner Jerry Richardson in December after reports of inappropriate behavior in the work place surfaced .

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  • Sixers looking to stay alive against Celtics in Game 5
Sixers looking to stay alive against Celtics in Game 5

JJ Redick hit an off-balance 3-pointer with 4.7 seconds to play to pull Philadelphia within one. The Celtics are 6-0 at home during the playoffs, averaging 110.3 points on 47.4% shooting from the field and 40.5% from three . And they proved big and determined enough to throw a wall at Simmons, denying him his usual end-to-end sprinting lanes. ...

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  • Cubs' Jen-Ho Tseng making spot start in season debut on Tuesday
Cubs' Jen-Ho Tseng making spot start in season debut on Tuesday

The Chicago Cubs are in a deep funk. Rizzo's three-run blast was part of an eight-run third inning for the Cubs that also featured a home run by Addison Russell . On Saturday, he gave up four runs on five hits with four walks over four innings against the Cincinnati Reds. He leads Chicago with 10 home runs, 32 RBIs and a.650 slugging percentage...

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  • Harry Kane delivers his verdict on Tottenham Hotspur's new ground
Harry Kane delivers his verdict on Tottenham Hotspur's new ground

The Spurs boss also took the unusual step of thanking Moussa Sissoko for his professionalism, while congratulating everyone associated with the club - but particularly the France global, who made his 14th league start of the season against the Magpies.

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  • Winnipeg Jets vs. Nashville Predators Free Prediction 5/10/18
Winnipeg Jets vs. Nashville Predators Free Prediction 5/10/18

The current Jets franchise, which moved from Atlanta in 1999, will play a Game 7 for the first time Thursday. Which team will face the Vegas Golden knights in the Western Conference Championships? Hellebuyck's stats include a 2-1 record in Nashville in this series, which ends Thursday night (8 p.m.

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  • Neville backs Rooney's imminent MLS move
Neville backs Rooney's imminent MLS move

And Neville, a former team-mate of Rooney for club and country, says moving to MLS might be the right decision for the 32-year-old. Rooney has made 491 appearances in the Premier League so far, scoring 208 goals and assisting a further 111 strikes.

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  • Did David Price's video game obsession cause carpal tunnel syndrome?
Did David Price's video game obsession cause carpal tunnel syndrome?

Martinez, and Carson Smith all play the unthinkably popular battle royale game. "I've always played video games, played it with my teammates in the offseason, at the field, at the hotel". And if Red Sox fans weren't already disgusted enough with their $30 million per year "ace", the reason Price gave for his bullpen session being cut short last wee...

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  • Clint Capela Playing Key Role As Rockets Take Flight
Clint Capela Playing Key Role As Rockets Take Flight

Houston leads this series 3-1. Jae Crowder , who got the start in place of Derrick Favors , was also bad as he went just 1-of-11. Dante Exum was whistled for a foul after being hit in the face by James Harden in Game 4 of the Utah Jazz's Western Conference bout against the Houston Rockets .

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  • Zinedine Zidane Says Cristiano Ronaldo Injury 'Nothing Serious' After Clasico
Zinedine Zidane Says Cristiano Ronaldo Injury 'Nothing Serious' After Clasico

The former Chelsea and Real Madrid boss, who is yet to coach at worldwide level, will be in Russia during the competition doing some punditry work for a major Russian news agency. Portugal went onto win the game 1-0 during extra-time thanks to Eder's stunning strike but the Real club-record goalscorer remained influential motivating his teammates o...

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  • 5 reasons Warriors-Rockets will be better than the NBA Finals
5 reasons Warriors-Rockets will be better than the NBA Finals

The real question that looms for me about this series is: Will Chris Paul and James Harden show up or disappear in the series? After Houston forged an 11-point lead on two Clint Capela free throws at the 7:16 mark, Mitchell ignited a 12-0 run with a step-back jumper, a layup through a foul, and an assist on a corner 3 by Burks.

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  • Swansea City manager Carlos Carvalhal to leave this summer
Swansea City manager Carlos Carvalhal to leave this summer

And his exploits from last month has seen him pick up the Barclays Manager of the Month Award for April. This situation draws parallels with a club in Germany two seasons ago when Hoffenheim were in a similarly desperate position to the one West Brom found themselves in, albeit earlier in the season.

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  • Warren Buffet Will Continue To Invest In Apple Stocks
Warren Buffet Will Continue To Invest In Apple Stocks

Apple is riding high on glowing comments from legendary investor Warren Buffett - enough that experts say the iPhone maker could soon become the first company to touch a US$1 trillion ($1.4t) market capitalisation. He said he would be happier if Berkshire had $30 billion of cash and equivalents, not the $108.6 billion it reported holding at the ...

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  • Mata targets FA Cup for Ferguson
Mata targets FA Cup for Ferguson

And another source close to Manchester United said, 'Of course he'd love to be at Kiev on May 26 to see his former star player Cristiano Ronaldo in action for Real Madrid against Liverpool . "The most important quality is to be a man, M-A-N, capitals, a proper man", he said. "This Saturday, all of us were overwhelmed by the news about Sir...

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  • Kyle Edmund records win over Novak Djokovic in Madrid
Kyle Edmund records win over Novak Djokovic in Madrid

He had opportunities to extend his advantage in game seven and went up a double-break by exploiting the Edmund backhand. "I don't have any doubt that he's going to be back up at the highest level", Nadal said of Djokovic. "There are obvious things that are not working well for me", Djokovic lamented afterward. Obviously, I've played this sport so m...

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  • Toronto Raptors coach Dwane Casey named NBCA Coach of the Year
Toronto Raptors coach Dwane Casey named NBCA Coach of the Year

This was the first time in 49 seasons that a number-one seed had been swept before the conference finals. In the meantime, the Raptors are coming off another crushing playoff defeat. Goldberg - later Wednesday, according to the people, who were not authorized to speak publicly about the results. In 558 games, Casey's record with Toronto stands at...

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  • What they're saying about the Rockets win, showdown with Warriors
What they're saying about the Rockets win, showdown with Warriors

See tip off times for the Western Conference Finals adjusted to Nigerian time. Paul was spectacular, scoring 41 points, dishing 10 assists with seven rebounds, acting as the catalyst for the Rockets the entire game. Both teams had their full allotment of stars on January 20, when the Rockets beat the Warriors 116-108. "I think I'm not suppo...

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  • Curry, Durant lead Warriors into Western Conference finals
Curry, Durant lead Warriors into Western Conference finals

The Golden State Warriors have a date with the Houston Rockets . Stephen Curry added 28 points while Draymond Green had a near triple-double with 19 points, 14 rebounds and nine assists. Golden State started the fourth quarter in the same fashion, and had quickly extended their lead to 105-82. But the Jazz quickly bounced back, even taking the...

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  • Messi's foul mouthed rant to El Clasico referee revealed
Messi's foul mouthed rant to El Clasico referee revealed

Real will also be waiting on the fitness of Dani Carvajal and Isco, but Zidane says all three players will be ready to play against Jurgen Klopp's Liverpool side in the Kiev final. Atletico Madrid are second on 75 but have played one game more. The Barca talisman exacted revenge on Ramos for the foul on Suarez, which surprisingly enticed posi...

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