ESPN

  • Angels' Richards suffers 'significant' injury
    Angels pitcher Garrett Richards is scheduled to fly back to Los Angeles on Thursday to be examined by team doctors for what manager Mike Scioscia called a "significant injury" to his left patellar tendon.
    - 4 hours ago, 21 Aug 14, 8:02am -
  • Steelers' Bell, Blount set to face pot charges
    Pittsburgh Steelers running backs Le'Veon Bell and LeGarrette Blount will be charged with marijuana possession following a traffic stop Wednesday afternoon.
    - 4 hours ago, 21 Aug 14, 7:41am -
  • Giants win appeal, will finish game vs. Cubs
    The Giants have prevailed in their protest of Tuesday night's tarp-snafu game, MLB announced.
    - 5 hours ago, 21 Aug 14, 7:21am -
  • Auburn's revenge? Updyke into dunk tank
    Auburn fans might finally be able to seek their revenge against Harvey Updyke, who poisoned Auburn's beloved oak trees at Toomer's Corner. He has agreed to a charity event in which fans will be allowed to dunk him or throw pies at his face.
    - 5 hours ago, 21 Aug 14, 7:05am -
  • LLWS: Vegas spoils Mo'ne's night, tops Philly
    Dallan Cave and Brennan Holligan hit two-run homers, lefty reliever Austin Kryszczuk got out of two big jams, and Las Vegas beat Philadelphia and star pitcher Mo'ne Davis 8-1 in the Little League World Series.
    - 6 hours ago, 21 Aug 14, 5:39am -
  • Rose late scratch for Team USA's exhibition
    Chicago Bulls star Derrick Rose was a last-minute scratch Wednesday night from Team USA's exhibition game against the Dominican Republic at Madison Square Garden.
    - 7 hours ago, 21 Aug 14, 5:25am -
  • Ex-ref asked off Redskins games due to name
    Former NFL referee Mike Carey told The Washington Post that he requested not to work home or away games for the Washington Redskins since 2006 due to the team's controversial nickname.
    - 8 hours ago, 21 Aug 14, 4:31am -
  • Ice, ice baby: Athletes leading ALS challenge
    The ice bucket challenge to benefit ALS has spread quickly across the nation over the past three weeks, and it's not just people dumping ice water on their heads and challenging three people they know to do the same within 24 hours.
    - 8 hours ago, 21 Aug 14, 4:08am -
  • Texans' Clowney exits practice after collision
    Houston Texans rookie Jadeveon Clowney left practice against Denver Broncos following a collision in a 9-on-7 drill.
    - 11 hours ago, 21 Aug 14, 12:53am -
  • Sources: Durant offer by UA at least $265M
    Kevin Durant's representation Roc Nation Sports informed Nike on Wednesday that he has a deal on the table with Under Armour worth between $265 million and $285 million over 10 years, sources told ESPN.com.
    - 12 hours ago, 21 Aug 14, 12:21am -

REUTER SPORTS

  • NewFire damages Nigeria Football Federation office

    Fire damages Nigeria Football Federation office

    ABUJA (Reuters) - A fire gutted parts of the head office of the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) in the capital Abuja on Wednesday, a spokesman said.
    - 2 hours ago, 21 Aug 14, 9:58am -
  • NewOne Day International Zimbabwe v South Africa line-ups

    One Day International Zimbabwe v South Africa line-ups

    Aug 21 (Infostrada Sports) - Line-ups for the third and final One Day International between Zimbabwe and South Africa on Thursday in Bulawayo, Zimbabwe
    - 2 hours ago, 21 Aug 14, 9:38am -
  • Argentina team to face South Africa

    Argentina team to face South Africa

    BUENOS AIRES (Reuters) - Argentina coach Daniel Hourcade named the following team on Wednesday for the Rugby Championship match against South Africa in Salta on Saturday:
    - 3 hours ago, 21 Aug 14, 8:38am -
  • World champion Franklin fails to make 200 freestyle final

    World champion Franklin fails to make 200 freestyle final

    (Reuters) - World champion Missy Franklin failed to make the 200 metres freestyle final at the Pan Pacific swimming championships on Australia's Gold Coast, despite setting the fourth-fastest time in Thursday's qualifying.
    - 4 hours ago, 21 Aug 14, 8:35am -
  • Ghana drop Boateng, Muntari after Brazil bust-up

    Ghana drop Boateng, Muntari after Brazil bust-up

    ACCRA (Reuters) - Kevin Prince Boateng and Sulley Muntari, who were sent home from the World Cup in disgrace, have been dropped from the Ghana squad for next month's African Nations Cup qualifiers.
    - 5 hours ago, 21 Aug 14, 7:06am -
  • Barca appeal against transfer ban rejected: FIFA

    Barca appeal against transfer ban rejected: FIFA

    ZURICH (Reuters) - Barcelona have lost an appeal against a decision to ban them from the transfer market for two consecutive windows, soccer's world governing body FIFA said in a statement on Wednesday.
    - 23 hours ago, 20 Aug 14, 12:58pm -
  • Veteran trio left out of Nigeria squad

    Veteran trio left out of Nigeria squad

    LAGOS (Reuters) - The international careers of Shola Ameobi, Peter Odemwingie and Joseph Yobo looked to be at an end on Wednesday as Nigeria left the veteran trio out of their squad for next month's African Nations Cup qualifiers.
    - 1 day ago, 20 Aug 14, 10:01am -
  • Zimbabwe tour about winning not auditions, says Clarke

    Zimbabwe tour about winning not auditions, says Clarke

    SYDNEY (Reuters) - Australia captain Michael Clarke has dismissed the idea that the upcoming one-day tour of Zimbabwe might serve as a sort of extended audition for players keen to get into the squad before next year's World Cup.
    - 1 day ago, 20 Aug 14, 8:45am -
  • De Kock equals record as South Africa beat Zimbabwe

    De Kock equals record as South Africa beat Zimbabwe

    BULAWAYO, Aug 19 (Reuters) - Quinton de Kock tied a one-day international record as South Africa beat Zimbabwe by 61 runs on Tuesday to take a 2-0 lead in the three-match series.
    - 1 day ago, 20 Aug 14, 7:23am -
  • Guinea find venue for qualifier after Ebola ban

    Guinea find venue for qualifier after Ebola ban

    CAPE TOWN (Reuters) - Guinea's home African Nations Cup qualifier against Togo will be played in Morocco, after they were forced to move the tie to a neutral venue following the outbreak of the Ebola virus in West Africa.
    - 1 day ago, 20 Aug 14, 7:03am -

ASSOCIATED PRESS

  • The finish line is in sight on the PGA Tour

    The finish line is in sight on the PGA Tour

    PARAMUS, N.J. (AP) — Rory McIlroy isn't just biding his time for the next seven months until the Masters and his chance to complete the career Grand Slam.
    - 8 hours ago, 21 Aug 14, 3:40am -
  • Giants win protest, rain-shortened game to resume

    Giants win protest, rain-shortened game to resume

    CHICAGO (AP) — The San Francisco Giants on Wednesday became the first team since 1986 to win a protest filed with Major League Baseball, and will now get to resume a rain-shortened game the Chicago Cubs thought they had won.
    - 11 hours ago, 21 Aug 14, 1:01am -
  • Las Vegas spoils Mo'ne's night, beats Philly 8-1

    Las Vegas spoils Mo'ne's night, beats Philly 8-1

    SOUTH WILLIAMSPORT, Pa. (AP) — Mo'ne Davis didn't have her best stuff when she and her Philadelphia teammates needed it most, and Las Vegas took advantage.
    - 13 hours ago, 20 Aug 14, 11:29pm -
  • US routs Dominicans in exhibition as Rose rests

    US routs Dominicans in exhibition as Rose rests

    NEW YORK (AP) — Derrick Rose heard the fans chanting his name, and yes, he would've loved to give them what they wanted.
    - 14 hours ago, 20 Aug 14, 10:17pm -
  • Tony Stewart skips 3rd race after Ward's death

    Tony Stewart skips 3rd race after Ward's death

    CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Tony Stewart will not race Saturday night at Bristol Motor Speedway, the third Sprint Cup race he's skipped since his car struck and killed Kevin Ward Jr. during a sprint car race.
    - 18 hours ago, 20 Aug 14, 6:13pm -

GOAL.COM

KICK OFF

  • NewBernard Parker on Top Billing
    Kaizer Chiefs striker Bernard Parker to appear on SABC3’s Top Billing show tonight.
    - 24 mins ago, 21 Aug 14, 11:42am -
  • New‘Mphela fighting for his place’
    Kaizer Chiefs striker Katlego Mphela is “hungry to do well and is fighting for his place” in the team, according to club spokesman Vina Maphosa.
    - 34 mins ago, 21 Aug 14, 11:32am -
  • NewKwakman confident of Wits success
    Bidvest Wits newcomer Kees Kwakman believes he will have a great stay at the club and is confident of finishing the season with some silverware.      
    - 58 mins ago, 21 Aug 14, 11:08am -

SOCCER WAY

  • NewCoventry agree Ricoh return
    League One side Coventry City are set to return to the Ricoh Arena next month after a season playing at Northampton Town.
    - 1 hour ago, 21 Aug 14, 11:05am -
  • NewAllardyce eyes defensive improvements
    West Ham manager Sam Allardyce has made defensive signings a priority during the run-in to the end of the transfer window.
    - 1 hour ago, 21 Aug 14, 10:57am -
  • NewFA to investigate Cardiff dossier
    The Football Association (FA) are to investigate claims of misconduct made by Cardiff City against Malky Mackay and Iain Moody.
    - 1 hour ago, 21 Aug 14, 10:55am -
  • NewSimeone not expecting to retain title
    Diego Simeone believes Atletico Madrid will not be contenders to retain their La Liga title this season and are fighting for third place.
    - 1 hour ago, 21 Aug 14, 10:54am -
  • NewReports: Balotelli confirms Milan exit
    Mario Balotelli has reportedly confirmed he is leaving Milan, with a return to England with Liverpool rumoured to be his next destination.
    - 2 hours ago, 21 Aug 14, 10:20am -
  • NewWenger open to signings after Arteta blow
    Arsene Wenger is open to further signings at Arsenal after captain Mikel Arteta sustained an ankle injury in midweek.
    - 3 hours ago, 21 Aug 14, 9:25am -
  • Martinez to wait on Kone, Oviedo before considering late signings
    Everton manager Roberto Martinez will bear in mind the recoveries of Arouna Kone and Bryan Oviedo before contemplating further signings.
    - 3 hours ago, 21 Aug 14, 8:58am -
  • Ocampos believes in Jardim´s methods
    Lucas Ocampos is convinced Monaco will turn their poor start to Ligue 1 around and has full belief in new coach Leonardo Jardim.
    - 3 hours ago, 21 Aug 14, 8:48am -
  • Villas-Boas calls for Zenit focus
    Andre Villas-Boas has warned Zenit not to relax after their 1-0 UEFA Champions League over Standard Liege on Wednesday.
    - 4 hours ago, 21 Aug 14, 8:11am -
  • Jovetic predicts bright future at City
    Stevan Jovetic is eager to put his injury-hit debut season at Manchester City behind him and figure prominently for the champions this term.
    - 4 hours ago, 21 Aug 14, 8:04am -

FOUR FOUR TWO

EURO SPORTS

  • Tolstykh voted Russian FA chief
    Nikolai Tolstykh, ousted as head of the Russian Professional Football League (PFL) two years ago, was elected president of the country's Football Union (RFU) on Monday.
    - 3 Sep 12, 3:10pm -
  • Former league boss Tolstykh voted Russian FA chief
    Nikolai Tolstykh, ousted as head of the Russian Professional Football League (PFL) two years ago, was elected president of the country's Football Union (RFU) on Monday.
    - 3 Sep 12, 3:10pm -
  • Pienaar ruled out
    Injury has forced Everton midfielder Steven Pienaar to withdrawn from South Africa's squad due to play international friendlies this week.
    - 3 Sep 12, 3:07pm -
  • Partizan win marred by crowd trouble
    Serbian champions Partizan Belgrade came from behind to beat city rivals OFK 3-1 on Sunday, but their success was marred by serious crowd trouble among groups of their own fans.
    - 2 Sep 12, 9:25pm -
  • Slew set for spell on sidelines
    On-loan Oldham striker Jordan Slew suffered another injury setback during the 1-0 win over Portsmouth. Slew was hurt against Walsall and missed the Stevenage game, returning to parent club Blackburn for treatment.
    - 2 Sep 12, 2:49pm -
  • New Spurs deal for Lennon
    Tottenham have confirmed winger Aaron Lennon has signed a new contract which commits him to the club until 2016.
    - 1 Sep 12, 11:41am -
  • Templeton joins Rangers
    Winger David Templeton has signed for Rangers after Hearts accepted a bid from the Ibrox club.
    - 1 Sep 12, 9:55am -
  • Kane makes Norwich switch
    Norwich have announced the signing of Tottenham striker Harry Kane on a season-long loan.
    - 1 Sep 12, 9:48am -
  • Hornets grab loan quintet
    Watford manager Gianfranco Zola has moved to sign five players on loan from Udinese on deadline day with an option to sign them on a permanent basis.
    - 31 Aug 12, 11:10pm -