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Mississippi State to fire baseball coach Andy Cannizaro

Cannizaro was sacked "for cause", although school officials declined to specify why as of Monday night. Cohen added: "While the circumstances are hard, we are...


Hornets oust GM Rich Cho, reportedly plan on bringing in Mitch Kupchak

Kupchak was sacked last February after more than 35 years with the Lakers as a player, assistant GM and general manager. "The search will now begin for our next...


Manchester United's Ashley Young: 'Of course we can win the Champions League'

PAUL POGBA has shrugged off his mystery illness and has returned to training ahead of Manchester United's Champions League tie at Sevilla . "I studied h...


Christian Coleman breaks Maurice Greene's 20-year-old 60m world record

Coleman thought he had broken the world record last month when he ran 6.37 at the Clemson University, only to be informed that the timing was not ratified by th...


Virtue and Moir were draped gold

The French skated before the Canadians and scored a world record 123.35 points for a low-key, technically proficient free dance. Their character-driven, passi...


Canada's curling women are taking us on an emotional rollercoaster

For Olympic hosts South Korea, it means they go into the knock-out round winless and with the tournament's lowest ranking. Turns out they were right. In the e...


Kripps and Kopacz win Olympic gold in two-man bobsled

We're giving it everything we have", Olsen said. In the first heat, Latvia's Oskars Melbardis led the field but the Sochi gold medalist was unable to main...


Ex-NFL player Carruth apologizes for role in shooting death

Carruth hired someone to kill Cherica Adams, who was seven months pregnant with his child, back in 2001. The young woman was shot four times and soon died of he...


Canada, USA set up Olympic women's hockey final

She supported her friends on the United States team previous year when it threatened to boycott the women's world championships if U.S.A. Hockey, the sport's ...


OLYMPIC ROUNDUP: BC takes home gold in two-man bobsleigh

Martinod, who is retiring from the event following the Olympics, stumbled on her landing during her third and final attempt, clinching the gold medal for the Ca...


Winter Olympics Skier Completes The Most Mindblowingly Average Performance Of All Time

More to the point, she can add it to her LinkedIn profile . Swaney said: "I have been focusing on my Olympic experience but also on the halfpipe here and t...


Major League Baseball announces latest attempt to shorten games

Manfred said he chose to "defer the implementation of a pitch timer and a between-batter timer in 2018 in order to provide players with an opportunity to speed ...


Flyers get goaltender Petr Mrazek in trade with Red Wings

The Flyers get immediate goaltending relief and perhaps an upgrade on the oft-injured Neuvirth. The Philadelphia Flyers were able to acquire goalie Petr ...


Former ValleyCat JD Martinez signs with Red Sox

Martinez , 30, hit 45 homers with a major-league-leading.690 slugging percentage in 2017, which he split between the Detroit Tigers and Arizona Diamondbacks ...


Champions League: Chelsea vs Barcelona: Messi, Suarez arrive in London

We have an idea. "For us it is very important to pick players who are in top form and to try to give our best during the game". Barcelona's visit to Chel...


Peter King believes Kirk Cousins will end up with Broncos

And if the team elects to give him a third franchise tag, Cousins will reportedly fight to block it by filing a grievance to the players' union. Cousins p...


Bubba Watson trending in right direction after Riviera win

Watson, who held off Kevin Na and Tony Finau for the victory, has had a long couple of years. Woods had three straight bogeys early on the back nine Friday ...


Daytona 500: Bubba Wallace Overcome With Emotion After Runner-Up Finish

Pull it together. You just finished second. "I didn't know if we'd end up -- well, we still ended up in the infield care center, but just wild", Wallace said....


Austin Dillon Wins Wreck-Filled Daytona 500

Although he didn't get the win, he made history, becoming the first full-time African-American Cup Series driver since Wendell Scott in 1971. Thursday's Due...


AB de Villiers ruled out of T20 series

Short and wide bowling from Dane Paterson to Rohit Sharma allowed them to plunder 18 from the first over, but they kept going after the bowling even when it was...


Manchester United name their price for Arsenal target

The report claims that the Frenchman is Arsene Wenger's number one target and will make a move before this summer's World Cup in Russian Federation, where h...


Karmichael Hunt pleads guilty, cops fine

His lawyer Adam Magill had argued that a conviction would limit the footballer's movements in Australia and especially overseas. WALLABIES star Karmichael Hun...


Russians upset Swiss, will face Canada in women's hockey semifinals

Korean forward Park Jong-ah (L) goes after the puck with Lisa Ruedi of Switzerland (R) chasing her during their classification game in the women's hockey tourna...


Red Bull unveils 2018 vehicle with special edition livery

The former world champions follow in the footsteps of British team Williams and the American outfit Haas who both unveiled their 2018 cars last week. The ae...


French dance team finishes second in short dance despite wardrobe malfunction

Gabriella Papadakis and Guillaume Cizeron had to keep their focus after the top of her dress came loose during their figure skating short dance routine at the P...


Wigan manager Paul Cook aiming to derail Man City's "well-oiled machine"

And City's revenge mission has been boosted by the return of Leroy Sane, David Silva and Fabian Delph. "Bournemouth are one of the teams I like to watch the ...


Brazilian derby abandoned after NINE red cards and eight yellows

Cue a brawl behind the goal which saw substitutes run onto the pitch, punches thrown - and mass entertainment for the crowds. Bruno Bispo was the guilty party...


NBA Guard Appears To Slur Chinese People In New Year's Video

However, this would be totally out of character for the 33-year-old, known for speaking out against racial inequality and social injustice. NBA All-Star weeke...


Winter Olympics 2018: Doping case launched against Russian athlete Alexander Krushelnitsky

The International Olympic Committee (IOC)'s Olympic Athletes from Russia (OAR) Implementation Group is scheduled to decide Saturday whether or not to lift the s...


Donald Cerrone Finishes Yancy Medeiros In First Round

The bout ended a three fight losing streak for Cerrone , and ended Medeiros' three-fight winning streak. Cerrone's next win will break the all-time UFC win...


Tim Tebow 'Will Play in the Major Leagues — Mets GM

A successful spring campaign would only increase the possibility of the former Heisman Trophy victor and National Football League quarterback ultimately achie...


Mane set for pay rise

The Senegal worldwide grabbed a superb hat-trick as Jurgen Klopp's men thumped Porto on Wednesday evening and is set to be rewarded for his efforts despite ...


Pep Guardiola acknowledges he 'wasn't good enough' to play for Wigan

Guardiola nearly joined City as a player after a trial period under Stuart Pearce, but he joked that both clubs made the right decision to reject him. His wages...


Kenworthy gets a kiss on TV; day made despite finishing last

But taking a moment to think about it, Wilkas realized that yes, he was probably part of something historic: a kiss between a gay athlete and his boyfriend at a...


Mourinho wants referees to have final say on VAR

Then managed by Ron Atkinson, Manchester United went on to emerge victorious by thumping 4-0 in the replay. The Italian will be pitting his wits against the...


Antonio Conte wary of Lionel Messi threat

Eibar manager Mendilibar soon followed as he was sent to the stands for protesting to the fourth official after Suarez was not cautioned for kicking the ball a...


How to Watch Real Betis vs. Real Madrid

Real Madrid says Germany midfielder Toni Kroos has injured a ligament in his left leg. Real Madrid captain Sergio Ramos has hinted that coach Zinedine Z...


[PyeongChang 2018] Speedskater Lee Sang-hwa goes for gold Sunday

I know a lot of attention comes from the Japanese people. Kodaira powered home in 36.94 seconds to claim victory at a packed Gangneung Oval. "I was the capt...


Rochdale stun Spurs to force FA Cup replay

Tottenham boss Mauricio Pochettino is keen to ease new signing Lucas Moura into English football. Meanwhile Spurs have only been halted by Leeds United ...


Tito Francona, father of Indians manager, dies at age 84

After leaving the Indians, Mr. Francona bounced around the league, playing for a total of nine teams by the time he retired. In 1960 he led the AL in doubles an...


Dimitrov, Goffin advance to ATP Rotterdam semifinals

But a stunning 13 months has seen him win nine titles on his way back to the top, including two Australian Opens and last year's Wimbledon. In the Open era, o...


Chase Elliott wins second qualifying race at Daytona

Gordon was replaced by Chase Elliott (age 22) while Alex Bowman (24) takes over this season for Earnhardt and William Byron (20) has replaced Kahne. Tell...


West Brom quartet apologise in statement after alleged Barcelona taxi theft

Two of those involved in the incident , Jonny Evans and Gareth Barry , both started against Southampton after apologising for their part in the incident ...


Chelsea star expected to return for Barcelona game

Not even being awarded a penalty early in the second half could bring a consolation for the hardy band of 1,000 travelling fans, Willy Caballero denying Davi...


Lindsey Vonn dedicates long-awaited Olympics race to late grandfather on Instagram

I was riding. I really don't know what happened. -Ledecka wore her ski goggles to her post-race press conference because she "wasn't prepared to be at the cer...


Bangladesh vs Sri Lanka, 2018: 2nd T20I - Statistical Highlights

This tally is continues to be the same when playing in Bangladesh , having won 2 out of 1.This will be the first time Bangladesh and Sri Lanka will clash at ...


Donovan Mitchell opens dunk contest in impressive fashion

I've been seeing what he's been doing all year at his age, it's incredible. Mitchell is leading his Utah Jazz team in scoring and is one of the frontrunne...


American skier Nick Goepper wins silver in men's slopestyle

On his final run, he was technically strong on the rails. "Just being a part of a final like this was amazing.The level was so high, so numerous guys I have l...


Olympics: Ligety finishes 15th in giant slalom title defense

The next Olympics, in Sochi, second and fourth place. Following Hirscher's victory, Austrian skiers have won a record five gold medals in giant slalom, surp...


Katie Ledecky wonders whether she is related to Ester Ledecka

Vonn finished off the podium with a time of 1:21.49 in her first event, tied for fifth place. The 33-year-old Vonn made her 2018 Winter Olympics debut at ...