Stronger from defeat, Semen Shevnin and Fabio Rakotoarimanana cause opening day shocks

by Ian Marshall, Editor Somewhat as expected Semen Shevin was beaten by Sweden’s Jonathan Thimon, the highest rated player in the group (11-9, 3-11, 11-4, 11-7). Rather surprisingly,...

No. 1 Baylor women clinch share of 9th Big 12 title in row

WACO, Texas (AP) -- Kalani Brown reached career milestones of 2,000 points and 1,000 rebounds, and No. 1 Baylor clinched at least a share of its ninth consecutive Big 12 regular-season championship with an 80-40 win over Kansas on...

Manny Machado jerseys briefly for sale at Padres’ team store

Manny Machado was at Petco Park on Wednesday, a good sign for the San Diego Padres, who have agreed with Machado on a 10-year, $300 million contract that's only pending the results of a pair of physicals.Replicas of what...

Appeals panel upholds stiff penalties vs. David Gilliland, Ty Gibbs

The National Motorsports Appeals Panel on Wednesday reaffirmed penalties against defending NASCAR K&N Pro Series East championship DGR Crosley team owner David Gilliland and driver Ty Gibbs.However, the panel rescinded a penalty against car chief Chad Walters.All three were...

Steelers GM — Ben Roethlisberger ‘unquestioned leader’ of locker room

PITTSBURGH -- The Pittsburgh Steelers are unquestionably quarterback Ben Roethlisberger's team, according to general manager Kevin Colbert.Colbert called Roethlisberger the "unquestioned leader" of the locker room who has the freedom to publicly criticize teammates if he sees fit."He's the...

Male Coach of the Year 2018: Shane McLeod

Male Coach of the Year 2018: Shane McLeod As 2017 Male Coach...

Bruins misfire in Charlie Coyle-Ryan Donato swap

Boston added a versatile forward, but it paid a stiff price to Minnesota. We grade both GMs on the deal. Source link

Ta Lou dashes 7.02, J. Ingebrigtsen defeats Tefera in Dusseldorf| News

Marie-Josee Ta Lou stormed to a world-leading 7.02 victory in the 60m while Jakob Ingebrigtsen defeated freshly-minted world indoor record holder Samuel Tefera in the 1500m to highlight the PSD Bank Meeting in Dusseldorf on Wednesday (20), the final...

Budapest 2019: Thursday’s Order of Play and Match Points

MATCH NOTESDefending champion Alison Van Uytvanck is into the second round after defeating former World No.2 Vera Zvonareva in straight sets, 7-5, 7-5.With the current event only it its third edition, Van Uytvanck is seeking to become Budapest’s first...

In Don Newcombe, Baseball Got Its First Black Ace

When Dave Stewart reported to big league camp for the Los Angeles Dodgers in the mid-1970s, he did so as one of baseball’s rarities: a black starting pitcher. Fortunately for Stewart, Don Newcombe was in camp to walk the...