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Today’s News

Baseball player faces record 21 pitches in unprecedented 13 minutes at bat

“I wasn’t going to give it up, and the pitcher wasn’t either,” Brandon Belt said.

Thursday 19 April, 2018

NFL player who retired at 24 over concussion concerns says it's easy to cheat test

Chris Borland said players could manipulate the baseline test.

Wednesday 18 April, 2018

Manny Pacquiao sacked his boxing coach of 16 years through a press release

Freddie Roach found out he’d been fired at the same time as the rest of the industry.

Aaron Rodgers is not happy with his team and it could affect how all quarterbacks are paid

The QB is ‘frustrated’ and ‘emotional’ about how decisions are being made without consulting him.

Tuesday 17 April, 2018

Desiree Linden waited for a racer to use the loo during the Boston marathon and still won by 4 minutes

She is the first American woman to win the race in 33 years.

Monday 16 April, 2018

Director of Andre the Giant film on making Vince McMahon cry and the truth about Samuel Beckett Legend This post contains videos

Director of Andre the Giant film on making Vince McMahon cry and the truth about Samuel Beckett

The legendary Irish playwright lived down the road from the star.

Friday 13 April, 2018

The Seahawks 'postponed' a Colin Kaepernick workout after he said he wouldn't stop kneeling

The former 49ers quarterback was due to meet with Seattle this week.

Thursday 12 April, 2018

Yankees and Red Sox clear benches in brawl that renewed baseball's biggest rivalry Down To The Brawl Game This post contains videos

Yankees and Red Sox clear benches in brawl that renewed baseball's biggest rivalry

Just when we thought they were friends…

Wednesday 11 April, 2018

Andre Ingram, 32, earns 'MVP' chants on NBA debut after 10 years spent in minor league Something In My Eye This post contains videos

Andre Ingram, 32, earns 'MVP' chants on NBA debut after 10 years spent in minor league

As LL Cool J said of Andre Ingram: “Dreams don’t have deadlines.”

One of the top QBs in this month's draft is not worried about being 'too opinionated'

Josh Rosen says athletes need to use their platform for good.

Tuesday 10 April, 2018

Gronk was reportedly chastised by Belichick in front of teammates for using Brady's health guru

Belichick does not approve of Brady’s ‘TB12 method’.

Monday 9 April, 2018

Floyd Mayweather's bodyguard reportedly shot outside hotel in Atlanta

Floyd Mayweather's bodyguard reportedly shot outside hotel in Atlanta

Police believe Mayweather was in one of the vehicles targeted by the shooter, but the former boxer is reportedly unharmed.

Spieth and his caddie had a fascinating chat before one of the most impressive shots of the Masters Mike And Jordan This post contains videos

Spieth and his caddie had a fascinating chat before one of the most impressive shots of the Masters

Spieth’s approach on the 13th was a crucial shot in his Sunday 64.

Thursday 5 April, 2018

An Instagram message may have helped Patriots receiver Julian Edelman stop a school shooting

Julian Edelman was tipped off by a direct message.

Wednesday 4 April, 2018

Food and beer at the Masters is the biggest bargain in sports

The Masters is an expensive ticket to get but pretty cheap once you get in the gates.

Tuesday 3 April, 2018

Josh Rosen's former coach says he wouldn't draft him number one overall because he asks questions

Jim Mora surprised many by saying he would take Sam Darnold if he worked with the Browns.

Friday 30 March, 2018

Emergency goalie call-up sees accountant steal the show in Blackhawks win Ice Cool This post contains videos

Emergency goalie call-up sees accountant steal the show in Blackhawks win

It was a night to remember for Scott Foster.

Thursday 29 March, 2018

This year's NFL draft might be a more insane scramble for quarterbacks than usual

We could see four or five quarterbacks go within the first 15 picks.

The Cubs hit the very first pitch of the new baseball season for a home run Opening Day This post contains videos

Monday 26 March, 2018

NBA coach calls out 'cowardice' of Donald Trump for dodging rally against gun violence

Gregg Popovich has been a long-time critic of the US President.

Chicago White Sox rehire man who spent 23 years in prison for crime he didn't commit

The baseball team have welcomed back a former groundskeeper.

Monday 12 March, 2018

Saturday 10 March, 2018

A Conor McGregor comeback fight versus GSP would be 'bigger than the Floyd Mayweather bout' UFC

Thursday 8 March, 2018

NFL star explains why so many highly paid players go broke

Miami Dolphins defensive lineman Ndamukong Suh says don’t believe the figures quoted.

Tuesday 6 March, 2018

Rousey to make official WWE bow in tag-team match vs Triple H and McMahon

Ronda Rousey will make her official in-ring WWE debut in New Orleans on 8 April, and she’s taking on the big dogs.

The NBA may be about to eliminate the 'one-and-done' rule

Under current rules, players to have one year of experience between high school and the NBA.

Friday 2 March, 2018

Trailing by 4 points with 0.9 seconds remaining, Virginia pull off miracle win

They remain top seeds after a stunning finish on Thursday.

Wednesday 28 February, 2018

Tiger Woods' recent play has led to skyrocketing ticket prices for the Masters Tournament

Golf fans are hoping Tiger can reel in the years at Augusta.

Tuesday 27 February, 2018

LeBron slams the NCAA and calls for a stronger minor league for young basketball players

LeBron called the NCAA “corrupt” in light of a scandal set to hit college sports in America.

Anthony Davis is willing the Pelicans into the playoff race with a freak stretch of video-game stats

Anthony Davis has taken the Pelicans’ season into his own hands.

Saturday 24 February, 2018

North Korea's Winter Olympics cheer squad are being forced into sexual slavery, says a defector

North Korea’s cheer squad has captured the imagination of fans at the Winter Olympics.

Friday 23 February, 2018

Former NFL star who made $51 million in his career is now an FBI agent

Former All-Pro cornerback Charles Tillman is now working for the FBI.

Thursday 15 February, 2018

Steve Kerr: 'It doesn't seem to matter to our government that children are being shot to death'

Golden State Warriors head coach Steve Kerr has spoken out about the Florida shooting.

Wednesday 14 February, 2018

16-year-old Japanese snowboarder suffers frightening fall in men's halfpipe final

Yuto Totsuka was taken to hospital but did not suffer any head or neck trauma, a team spokesperson later confirmed.

Tuesday 13 February, 2018

The intense turn that created a scary luge crash has become the most feared section of the Olympics

The curve is a 45-degree turn that turns athletes to the right before making them adjust to the left coming out of it.

Wednesday 31 January, 2018

NFL cornerback went through the emotional rollercoaster of following his own trade on Twitter

22-year-old Kendall Fuller found out like the rest of us that he had been traded to the Kansas City Chiefs.

Tuesday 30 January, 2018

Jim Ross on who he thinks will eventually replace Vince McMahon as WWE owner

The Hall of Famer says Paul ‘Triple H’ Levesque appears to be the standout candidate.

Saturday 27 January, 2018

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