News: Sport

Robert Byrd to referee bout between Floyd Mayweather and Conor McGregor

Wednesday  21:01,   16 august 2017
Press Association

American referee Robert Byrd is to oversee the fight between Floyd Mayweather and Conor McGregor on August 26. It has also been confirmed by the Nevada State Athletic Commission that the fighters will wear 8oz gloves for their non-title,[...]

Robert Byrd to referee bout between Floyd Mayweather and Conor McGregor

Wednesday  21:01,   16 august 2017
Press Association

American referee Robert Byrd is to oversee the fight between Floyd Mayweather and Conor McGregor on August 26. It has also been confirmed by the Nevada State Athletic Commission that the fighters will wear 8oz gloves for their non-title,[...]

McDowell battles for PGA future

Wednesday  21:00,   16 august 2017
Sky Sports

Graeme McDowell and Shane Lowry both need strong performances to extend their PGA Tour seasons at the Wyndham Championship. The Northern Irishman sits outside of the top 125 in the FedExCup standings, which would see him fail to qualify for the[...]

Loftus-Cheek: Right to leave Blues

Wednesday  20:45,   16 august 2017
Sky Sports

Ruben Loftus-Cheek insists it was the right time to leave Chelsea following his season-long loan move to Crystal Palace earlier this summer. The midfielder endured a disappointing start to life at the south London side after a 3-0 home defeat to[...]

Former Angels pitcher Jered Weaver announces retirement from baseball

Wednesday  20:45,   16 august 2017
FOXSports

Weaver pitched 11 seasons with the Angels before moving to the Padres last offseasonFormer Angels pitcher Jered Weaver is stepping away from the[...]

Bruce wants striker in by the end of the month

Wednesday  20:35,   16 august 2017
Read Sport

Aston Villa manager Steve Bruce says that he wants to sign a new striker before the end of the month. Bruce feels his side is lacking a cutting edge going forward and that he needs a new foil up front. Villa have scored two goals in their opening[...]

Man City target WBA's Evans

Wednesday  20:25,   16 august 2017
Sky Sports

Manchester City are interested in signing West Brom captain Jonny Evans, according to Sky sources. Sky Sports News understands the Northern Ireland international has been on City manager Pep Guardiola's radar for several weeks.One source has told[...]

Jered Weaver announces retirement

Wednesday  20:25,   16 august 2017
FOXSports

Jered Weaver today announced that he has retired from Major League Baseball following a playing career that spanned 12 seasons. “I’ve decided to step away from baseball. While I’ve been working hard to get back on the mound, my body just will not[...]

Le Tiss' Spurs-Chelsea XI

Wednesday  20:21,   16 august 2017
Sky Sports

Matt Le Tissier has selected his combined XI from Tottenham and Chelsea's squads ahead of their Super Sunday showdown, and you can pick yours too.Matt Le Tissier has selected his combined XI from Tottenham and Chelsea's squads ahead of their[...]

Man City interested in signing Jonny Evans

Wednesday  20:21,   16 august 2017
Read Sport

Manchester City are interested in signing West Brom centre-back Jonny Evans, according to a report from Sky Sports. Twitter: Sky sources: @ManCity interested in signing @WBA defender Jonny Evans. #SSN https://t.co/IpSh5JJGy4 (@SkySportsNews) The[...]

Djokovic, Wawrinka, Nishikori - who else will join the US Open injury list?

Wednesday  20:21,   16 august 2017
Omnisport

Another stellar name was added to the list of US Open withdrawals on Wednesday, as Kei Nishikori's 2017 season came to an end.The final grand slam of the year, the US Open at Flushing Meadows, will be devoid of some of the finest talents in the[...]

Neil Robertson and Stuart Bingham bow out early in Guangzhou

Wednesday  20:21,   16 august 2017
Press Association

Former world champions Neil Robertson and Stuart Bingham crashed out of the Evergrande China Championship in the first round. Robertson, the Hong Kong Open winner last month, lost 5-4 to Li Hang while Bingham, who claimed the world crown in 2015,[...]

Cleverly confident bout with Jack will outshine Mayweather-McGregor showdown

Wednesday  20:20,   16 august 2017
Press Association

Nathan Cleverly insists his world title defence against Badou Jack on the undercard of Floyd Mayweather versus Conor McGregor will prove the "real, real fight" amid next week's "freak event".Nathan Cleverly insists his world[...]

Liverpool target Van Dijk is not for sale this summer, reiterates Southampton chairman

Wednesday  20:11,   16 august 2017
Goal.com

The defender handed in a transfer request last week but the Saints have told him he is not going anywhere in this windowVirgil van Dijk is not for sale and will be welcomed back into the Southampton squad when he accepts this state of affairs,[...]

New 'NBA 2K18' trailer will leave gamers 'shook,' eager to play

Wednesday  20:11,   16 august 2017
Sporting News

A new "NBA 2K18" trailer revealed more about what should be the best looking version of the game to date. MORE: Latest overall ratings for top players in "NBA 2K18"And just to put the cherry on top, the menacing sounds of Mobb Deep's[...]