The 'abhorrent' shock device at centre of Darren Weir allegations

Giles Thompson, chief executive of Racing Victoria, said the investigation of Weir's stable is "not good for the image of racing". Neither Victoria Police, nor Racing Victoria, would confirm whether Weir, who trained Prince of Penzance to Melbourn... More..

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Vikings 1987 NFC Championship Game QB Wade Wilson dies at 60
by | Saturday, February 02, 2019

Vikings 1987 NFC Championship Game QB Wade Wilson dies at 60

The Cowboys did not say his cause of death. Coach Wilson was 60 years old. In 2000, Wilson began his new career as a quarterbacks coach. He passed for 17,283 yards, 99 touchdowns and 102 interceptions for...More..

Early Newcastle team news hinted at ahead of Tottenham clash
by | Saturday, February 02, 2019

Early Newcastle team news hinted at ahead of Tottenham clash

Pochettino said: "We have two free places (in the squad), with Georges-Kevin N'Koudou going to Monaco and (Mousa) Dembele to China, and he (Janssen) is going to be on the list". Now Pochettino says he can res...More..

Carolina Panthers Star Julius Peppers Announces His Retirement
by | Saturday, February 02, 2019

Carolina Panthers Star Julius Peppers Announces His Retirement

Julius Peppers thanked Bears fans and former teammates and coaches - as well as those from the Panthers and Packers - as he announced his retirement from a 17-year National Football League career in a lett...More..

NCAA announces penalties, including football bowl ban, for Mizzou's academic fraud scandal
by | Saturday, February 02, 2019

NCAA announces penalties, including football bowl ban, for Mizzou's academic fraud scandal

Blunt says upstanding athletes shouldn't be punished for what he described as isolated violations. Quarterback Kelly Bryant apparently doesn't plan on transferring out of Missouri after the program got hit ...More..

Arsenal fans think Denis Suarez and Aaron Ramsey are the same person
by | Saturday, February 02, 2019

Arsenal fans think Denis Suarez and Aaron Ramsey are the same person

Emery, asked if Denis will start tomorrow, said he has not taken a decision yet. By joining the north London club he reunites with Emery who managed him at Sevilla . "I am going to use him in all the positio...More..

Real Madrid draw Barcelona in Copa del Rey semis
by | Saturday, February 02, 2019

Real Madrid draw Barcelona in Copa del Rey semis

The two Spanish giants will go head to head on 6 February, with the first leg being held at the Camp Nou . Real Madrid coach Santiago Solari has hit back at Manchester City's Pep Guardiola after the former...More..

Newcastle defeat has Manchester City’s Laporte fired up for Arsenal’s visit
by | Friday, February 01, 2019

Newcastle defeat has Manchester City’s Laporte fired up for Arsenal’s visit

The Magpies' biggest asset is undoubtedly their manager Rafael Benitez , who has a wealth of experience in winning at the top level from his time at Liverpool , Chelsea and Real Madrid. "I don't think the m...More..

Asian Cup: Qatar stuns Japan to win title for first time
by | Friday, February 01, 2019

Asian Cup: Qatar stuns Japan to win title for first time

The Qatar defence looked less assured without him and Japan took full advantage when Yuya Osako played in Minamino and the winger chipped the ball over advancing goalkeeper Saad Al Sheeb. Qatar defender Bo...More..

Liverpool boss Klopp blames snow for failure to beat Leicester
by | Friday, February 01, 2019

Liverpool boss Klopp blames snow for failure to beat Leicester

Juergen Klopp's side extended their lead over City to five points but after their rivals suffered a 2-1 loss on Tuesday, Liverpool will be disappointed not to have pulled seven points clear. So we've been ask...More..

Anthony Davis, Bradley Beal, Ben Simmons headline 2019 NBA All-Star reserves
by | Friday, February 01, 2019

Anthony Davis, Bradley Beal, Ben Simmons headline 2019 NBA All-Star reserves

Steven Adams has missed out on NBA All-Star selection. From the Western Conference, the starter pool is made up of James, Golden State Warriors forward Kevin Durant and guard Stephen Curry , Houston ...More..

Trent Boult takes five wickets as New Zealand skittle under-strength India
by | Friday, February 01, 2019

Trent Boult takes five wickets as New Zealand skittle under-strength India

Nearly a carbon copy of Rohit's dismissal. " Virat Kohli has also said that he didn't bat like Gill when he was his age, which is a great thing to say for a captain", Ganguly added. However, if the visitors ...More..

Police raid finds horse shock devices
by | Friday, February 01, 2019

Police raid finds horse shock devices

Thompson would not speculate on whether the allegations, if proven, could impact past race results. "We will wait and see how this plays out. If that proves not to be the case, then you have been hoodwinked, ...More..

'No offers for Arsenal target Ivan Perisic'
by | Friday, February 01, 2019

'No offers for Arsenal target Ivan Perisic'

The Croatia global played a key role to help his country reach the World Cup final in 2018, scoring three times over the course of the tournament, including in the 4-2 loss to France. Arsenal are now fifth in ...More..

Knicks and Mavericks agree trade for 'unicorn' Kristaps Porzingis, say reports
by | Friday, February 01, 2019

Knicks and Mavericks agree trade for 'unicorn' Kristaps Porzingis, say reports

Their protected first-round pick is now the Atlanta Hawks' after a trade for Luka Doncic . Meanwhile, the Mavericks are now 23-27 in a tough Western Conference, who are likely making this trade as they l...More..

Kyrie Irving's interest in reuniting with LeBron James is 'for real'
by | Friday, February 01, 2019

Kyrie Irving's interest in reuniting with LeBron James is 'for real'

If you ask wideout Julian Edelman, a decision between Boston and Los Angeles shouldn't even be a debate for Davis at all. Kyrie Irving has expressed interest in reuniting with LeBron James , according to R...More..

Chelsea's Batshuayi faces choice between West Ham and Real Betis loans
by | Friday, February 01, 2019

Chelsea's Batshuayi faces choice between West Ham and Real Betis loans

A number of clubs including Real Betis, West Ham and Tottenham Hotspur have all been linked with moves for Batshuayi but it looks as if Palace have moved to the front of the queue. Elsewhere, Fulham continu...More..

Debris found on beach in the search for Emiliano Sala
by | Thursday, January 31, 2019

Debris found on beach in the search for Emiliano Sala

Former Nantes forward Yacine Bammou, who became a close friend of Sala's before leaving for Caen, was in tears watching on, while coach Vahid Halilhodzic also struggled to contain his emotions. Guernsey har...More..

Barcelona 6 - 1 Sevilla - Match Report & Highlights
by | Thursday, January 31, 2019

Barcelona 6 - 1 Sevilla - Match Report & Highlights

Now, the five-time Ballon d'Or victor has passed on the charm to Coutinho, who has been under pressure at the Spanish club and been linked with a move to Manchester United . Messi, who had missed two clear cha...More..

Albion at the Asian Cup: Semi Final Round Up
by | Thursday, January 31, 2019

Albion at the Asian Cup: Semi Final Round Up

As Iran could not found a way to pull back, Genki Haraguchi made sure of the victory in stoppage-time, producing a clinical finish to make it 3-0. Japan manager Hajime Moriyasu praised his players' "fightin...More..

The top 10 ballsiest calls in Super Bowl history, ranked
by | Thursday, January 31, 2019

The top 10 ballsiest calls in Super Bowl history, ranked

He's arguably the best quarterback of all time, owning five Super Bowl rings with this year being his ninth trip to the championship. Under the current pact, his contract will count as $27 million against the ...More..

Gonzalo Higuain Starts - Chelsea Team vs Bournemouth Confirmed
by | Thursday, January 31, 2019

Gonzalo Higuain Starts - Chelsea Team vs Bournemouth Confirmed

Sarri , who has yet to win a major trophy in nearly 30 years of being a manager, also came in for criticism from his own supporters during the defeat at the Vitality Stadium, with sections of the away crowd cha...More..

Manchester United boss Solskjaer reflects on Burnley point
by | Thursday, January 31, 2019

Manchester United boss Solskjaer reflects on Burnley point

He has passed a medical at Shandong, who are third in the CSL, despite missing United's last four games with a calf injury. "But you have to start properly in each game and we didn't start off well enough t...More..

Newcastle close to sealing record deal to buy Miguel Almirón from Atlanta
by | Thursday, January 31, 2019

Newcastle close to sealing record deal to buy Miguel Almirón from Atlanta

And his arrival would mark the first time Newcastle have broken their transfer record since they signed Michael Owen for £18m from Real Madrid in 2005. Miguel Almiron is one of the most direct and pacey foo...More..

PSG ace is not yet fit for Manchester United clash, says coach
by | Thursday, January 31, 2019

PSG ace is not yet fit for Manchester United clash, says coach

After PSG beat Stade Rennes 4-1, Tuchel expressed his frustration on the club's transfer progress in January. It is the same injury that forced the forward to undergo surgery last March and subsequently m...More..

Australian Open champion Naomi Osaka is a superstar
by | Thursday, January 31, 2019

Australian Open champion Naomi Osaka is a superstar

The last woman to follow up her first Grand Slam with the second was 24-year-old Jennifer Capriati in 2001. And the stunning way in which she has come to wear the crown has captured the attention of the world...More..

Kawhi Leonard, Raptors spoil Luka Doncic's career night, triple-double milestone
by | Thursday, January 31, 2019

Kawhi Leonard, Raptors spoil Luka Doncic's career night, triple-double milestone

The game marked Doncic's second triple-double of the season, as he also had one on Monday against the Bucks. Lowry made a long 3-pointer as the quarter buzzer sounded to give the Raptors a 38-32 lead after ...More..

Josh King scores twice as Bournemouth dismantle Maurizio Sarri's sorry Chelsea
by | Thursday, January 31, 2019

Josh King scores twice as Bournemouth dismantle Maurizio Sarri's sorry Chelsea

Howe said, "It was something we looked at and planned and David did a brilliant job beyond his years with his diligence, and then he showed his class at the other end as well, so I'm pleased for him". Chelsea ,...More..

PSG's Neymar ruled out for 10 weeks but surgery not required
by | Thursday, January 31, 2019

PSG's Neymar ruled out for 10 weeks but surgery not required

The second legs are set for the following week. Surgery most likely would end his second season with PSG and jeopardise his availability for Copa America this summer. Still, it won't be easy for the Parisia...More..

’I want to be the greatest’: Novak Djokovic targets Roger Federer’s record
by | Thursday, January 31, 2019

’I want to be the greatest’: Novak Djokovic targets Roger Federer’s record

Able to break Nadal's first service game with enormous power and accuracy from the baseline, the Serbian world number one immediately went three games up and had no problem closing out the opening set. I thin...More..