Taylor delighted at value of latest NZ ton

Taylor delighted at value of latest NZ ton

South Africa fought back well to require 20 runs from the final two overs but some excellent death bowling by Boult (3-63), who ended Pretorius' resistance, and Tim Southee (1-60) ensured the hosts were able to restrict the visitors to 283-9. Read More

Lakers trade Lou Williams to Houston for Corey Brewer, first-round pick

Lakers trade Lou Williams to Houston for Corey Brewer, first-round pick

With Williams scoring 27.7 points per 36 minutes this season, he is one reserve that can be used when the going gets rough, providing D'Antoni more options. Although there are some serious reservations about the 12-year veteran, it hasn't stopped teams from reaching out to the Lakers to check in on Williams' availability. Read More

Sauber's 2017 F1 C36

Sauber's 2017 F1 C36

With new ownership, the Sauber Group has the chance of a new beginning. As well as a slightly different body, the Swiss team have added a new blue, white and gold livery. "The radiator, the side pods, and the bodywork were created to be as slim as possible", Zander's team stated. Clear progress was also achieved in terms of additional downforce. Read More

New York Giants: Victor Cruz Visits With The Carolina Panthers

New York Giants: Victor Cruz Visits With The Carolina Panthers

The move sparked a rags-to-riches story that saw Cruz put up back-to-back 1,000-yard years beginning with the Giants' 2011 Super Bowl-winning season. That the Panthers are at least kicking the tires on Cruz makes plenty of sense. In 2012, Cruz helped the Giants defeat the Patriots for the second time in five years. In addition to the Panthers, there have also been conflicting reports about potential interest from the Denver Broncos, although nothing has materialized in that regard as of yet. Read More

Gymnasts speak out against former USA Gymnastics doctor accused of sexual abuse

Gymnasts speak out against former USA Gymnastics doctor accused of sexual abuse

Three former female gymnasts, including a 2000 Olympian, said former Michigan State University and USA Gymnastics doctor Larry Nassar sexually abused them as young girls. "Regarding Dr. Larry Nassar, USA Gymnastics is appalled that anyone would exploit a young athlete or child in the manner alleged", Parilla along with CEO Steve Penny said in a statement. Read More

Dolphins, Jaguars reportedly set to swap Branden Albert and Julius Thomas

Dolphins, Jaguars reportedly set to swap Branden Albert and Julius Thomas

The Miami Dolphins and Jacksonville Jaguars are working on a big trade that would swap a pair of Pro Bowlers. While the Giants are looking to upgrade their left tackle spot, to trade Rodgers-Cromartie for Albert, who turns 33 years old in November, would have been a lopsided exchange, to say the least. Read More

DeVos Nominated as US Education Secretary- What should we expect?

DeVos Nominated as US Education Secretary- What should we expect?

In particular, ESSA makes no provision for school vouchers. Parents who have the cultural capital to navigate the complicated web of bureaucracy that is public education in America. When asked by Sen. Cartoonist Glenn McCoy used the iconic 1964 Norman Rockwell painting, The Problem We All Live With , to illustrate an incident in which protesters temporarily blocked DeVos' entrance to a Washington D.C. Read More

Bray Wyatt Wins His First WWE Championship

Bray Wyatt Wins His First WWE Championship

That Wyatt beat the last two champions - John Cena and A.J. Styles - only adds to the strength of his victory after Wyatt was on the wrong end of a number of big matches during his career. Sister Abigail always spoke the truth and so do I. So when I tell you that I knew this day would come, I am not telling you a lie. Rumours as of late has John Cena teaming with Nikki Bella to face The Miz and Maryse at WrestleMania and, while this is not an ideal match for anyone involved, it seems like ... Read More

Travis Wood Signs Contract With Royals

Travis Wood Signs Contract With Royals

We like the depth of our rotation. The 30-year-old has spent the past five seasons with the World Series champion Chicago Cubs, first as a starter and then working exclusively out of the bullpen last year. "Wherever I fit in is what I'll do". In a corresponding roster move, pitcher Brian Flynn was placed on the 60-day disabled list with a stable lumbar vertebral fracture. Read More

US Government sues Armstrong for $131 million

US Government sues Armstrong for $131 million

The federal government is suing Amstrong on behalf of the U.S. Postal Service and is seeking $100 million in damages alleging Armstrong defrauded the U.S. The suit was originally filed by Armstrong's former teammate, Floyd Landis , before the government joined it in 2013. Eliot Peters, an attorney for Armstrong, did not immediately respond to a request for comment. Read More

Ban lifted, but Charles Oakley wants public apology from James Dolan, Knicks

Oakley has had his ban from the Garden lifted, according to a source. "I'm a Knicks fan for life, no matter if I come back to the Garden or not", he previously told ESPN . At the last public telling, both sides still had significant differences in their sides of the story: Dolan described Oakley as unhinged from the moment he set foot in the arena; the power forward said he was simply enjoying a night with friends. Read More

Holly Holm Looks to Make History at UFC 208

Holly Holm Looks to Make History at UFC 208

Holly Holm will be fighting Germaine de Randamie to decide the first ever women's featherweight champion . Live streaming will be available right here on BTSport.com as one of the most eagerly anticipated events in MMA history brings the curtain down on 2016 in spectacular style. Read More

IAAF: Semenya has to wait for London gold

The Russian Olympic Committee continues the work to have Russian athletes with positive doping probes return Olympic medals, the Committee's President Alexander Zhukov told reporters on February 11. The case against her was initiated by the world athletics federation IAAF, which has also maintained a ban on Russian track and field athletes over the country's doping affair. Read More

Philippines' 6.7 magnitude quake kills 15, more than 100 injured

Philippines' 6.7 magnitude quake kills 15, more than 100 injured

A woman arranges some of her possessions after she was saved from her home wrecked by the strong natural disaster in Surigao City on Friday night. Initial reports indicated that the quake also collapsed the Ana-aon Bridge in San Francisco town, with some roads reported partly damaged. Read More

Loria has preliminary agreement to sell Marlins

If the reported figures are accurate, Loria would make a profit of about $1.4 billion from the sale - almost 10 times his initial investment of $158 million in 2002. Get free real-time news alerts from the Miami Patch. In an effort to be competitive in the first year of the new park, Loria authorized big signings, including shortstop Jose Reyes and starting pitcher Mark Buehrle. Read More

UFC 208 Embedded - episode 1

UFC 208 Embedded - episode 1

Right now, Germaine de Randamie has an official MMA record of six wins, three losses, and no ties. "For Holly Holm, it is a better way to kick off her 2017 after a dismal 2016 campaign". But Holland is going nuts", de Randamie said. The biggest motivating factor for me is not that's it's for the belt, not that it's making history. And I believe the UFC made a great move. Read More

Kyle Shanahan takes 49ers head-coach job now that Falcons out

In a statement, he discussed the teams goal to return to championship contention and also spoke about new General manager John Lynch who he labeled as his partner. "I didn't want to demand all of it", Shanahan said . The Cleveland Browns went without an offensive coordinator last season, as head coach Hue Jackson served as head coach and play-caller. Read More

New York Knicks: Spike Lee Will 'Pack Bags For' Phil Jackson

Call them". I would love to talk to you about it. A combination of good and bad all spun into a fast paced, noisy lifestyle that becomes an nearly unexplainable love affair. The latest to give their two cents is Knicks super fan and director Spike Lee . ESPN's Brian Windhorst said on "Mike & Mike" Thursday that fellow executives around the league do not think very highly of the job Jackson has done as president of the New York Knicks. Read More

Jose Mourinho reacts to Henrikh Mkhitaryan's display for Man United

The reality is that these Leicester City players were always average but managed to have the season to end all seasons. No doubt, it was an impressive all-round performance from United - Chris Smalling made a staggering 19 clearances and won 11 aerial duels - but Mkhitaryan was a recurring theme throughout. Read More

DeMarcus Cousins Suspended 1 Game, Fined After Picking Up 16th Technical Foul

Any player who picks up 16 technical fouls during the regular season is subject to a one-game suspension, and then another one-game suspension for every two technical fouls thereafter. NOTES: G Jimmy Butler participated in part of the Bulls' pregame shootaround but missed his second straight game because of the bruised right heel. Read More

England vs. France: Score and Reaction from 2017 Six Nations Round 1

France recovered, however, and the game started to open up for both teams as stamina came to play more of a factor in proceedings, with Jones' hosts seemingly coping better with the workload. Lopez slotted another two penalties before May made his return to the field with England trailing 9-6 thanks to Farrell also adding another three points to their tally. Read More

Watford 2-1 Burnley: Niang nets victor for Hornets

M'Baye Niang scored one and set up another goal in an eyecatching performance as Watford beat 10-man Burnley 2-1 on Saturday in their Premier League clash. Burnley's afternoon went from bad to worse four minutes later. Niang cut in from the right flank and floated a lovely cross onto the head of Deeney, who out-muscled Clarets defender Matt Lowton at the far post. Read More

Thomas scores 38 points, Celtics beat Lakers 113-107

Thomas scores 38 points, Celtics beat Lakers 113-107

After five scoreless minutes, Los Angeles pulled him from the game and he didn't return until 20 seconds remaining and the Celtics firmly in control. DeAndre Jordan grabbed 16 rebounds for the Clippers. They carried an 81-67 lead into the fourth, and lost Jonas Jerebko nearly immediately. Jerebko, who seemed to hit Brown's shoulder, left with a bloody nose. Read More

Watch 2017 Super Bowl commercials before they air

Watch 2017 Super Bowl commercials before they air

Click through the gallery for all the eye candy you'll need leading up to guy day, we mean, game day. But Fox Sports also has history as its guide, as last year's stream of Super Bowl 50, for example, drew 3.96 million unique viewers across laptops, desktops, tablets, connected-TV devices and mobile phones. Read More

Phoenix Open: An leads by one

Phoenix Open: An leads by one

Kuchar shot a seven-under 64 in flawless afternoon conditions at TPC Scottsdale for a one-stroke lead over defending champion Hideki Matsuyama and Brendan Steele. Laird is comfortable on the TPC Scottsdale layout boasting two top five finishes in nine appearances and will fancy his chances tomorrow. In each of the last three years, Matsuyama has finished 14 under at this event. Read More

Miami Super Bowl LIV Host Committee heads to Houston

Miami Super Bowl LIV Host Committee heads to Houston

Joining Dara Kennedy, Neil Reynolds and Jeff Reinebold in the studio will be special guest Ndamukong Suh. The first two "Super Bowls" were actually called the World Championship game. There will be 45 million Americans hosting Super Bowl parties and more than a quarter of all Americans-27 percent-intend to hit one of them while 12.4 million Americans will watch the game at a bar or restaurant. Read More

Man City put four past West Ham in EPL

Man City put four past West Ham in EPL

But with City currently outside the Champions League places, the City boss says they must show their quality every week to help the club challenge for silverware right now. Bravo had become the first goalkeeper in the Premier League to be credited with going through a "save drought" after letting in each of the six shots on target he faced after the victory over Burnley on January 2. Read More

Ayew brothers focused on Cameroon clash, target fifth title

Ayew brothers focused on Cameroon clash, target fifth title

Ghana will have an extra day to rest and plot victory over Cameroon in Franceville on Thursday having reached the last four for the sixth time in a row. Ghana celebrate Andre Ayew's victor. It's still looking for a first triumph since 1982. The painful memories will likely keep Ghanaian feet on the ground this year, even after getting past Congo, a tricky adversary that qualified top of a group that contained defending champion Ivory Coast and Morocco . Read More

Kahraba hands Egypt ticket to AFCON semi-final

Retired national team and Al Ahly defender Wael Gomaa commented on Egypt and Morocco match on Sunday as the Pharaohs qualified to semi-finals after winning the match 1-0. "I expect a very tough match against Burkina Faso", Gomaa concluded as he hopes that Cuper continues his success with the national team and win the tournament. Read More

Kenya intensifies operations against Al-Shabaab targets in Somalia

Kenya intensifies operations against Al-Shabaab targets in Somalia

A spokesman for Al-Shabaab, which often launches attacks on troops of the African Union's AMISOM force, said its fighters killed at least 65 Kenyans and seized different kinds of military equipment. The militant group, which once ruled much of Somalia, wants to topple the Western-backed government in Mogadishu and drive out the peacekeeping force made up of soldiers from Kenya, Djibouti, Uganda, Ethiopia and other African countries. Read More