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Complete squad for Women's IPL exhibition match

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The women's game has seen a wave of popularity in the country following the national team's run to the final of World Cup past year. There will be a host of Indian and global stars that will take the field for the Women's T20 Challenge match in Mumbai . Read More »

Ranieri set to exit French soccer's Nantes

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Despite his contract's being set to run for another year, Claudio Ranieri, 66, will not be Nantes' coach next season. In a statement released by Nantes, Kita thanked Ranieri and his staff for "all the work done this season". On his Nantes exit, Ranieri said: "I want to thank the president because he allowed me to come to Nantes, to go back to France and Ligue 1 ". The Italian, who led Leicester City to the Premier League title two years ago, only took charge of the French side last June ... Read More »

Golfer's wife blamed mother-in-law for attack in 911 call

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The wife of golfer Lucas Glover, arrested after an alleged altercation with the former US Open champion and his mother, told an emergency operator she was attacked by her mother-in-law. When asked how she was attacked, Glover's wife hung up and Glover answered when 911 called back. After officers put her in handcuffs and led her to a patrol vehicle, they said she tried to "wrap her legs and feet around the door and frame of the auto". Read More »

100 points: Guardiola salutes incredible City

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Another two of Chelsea's records perished as Pep Guardiola's men finished at 100 points and 106 goals. Guardiola's formidable City side set new records for points gained, goals scored and games won in a Premier League campaign by beating Brighton 3-1 on Wednesday evening. Read More »

Juventus captain Buffon: I'm afraid of retirement

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These feelings are children of an extraordinary and handsome journey, shared with people who have loved me. Italy's most capped player with 176, the 2006 World Cup victor could make his global farewell on June 4 in a friendly against the Netherlands. Read More »

Ed Curnow suspended after AFL appeal upheld, brother Charlie free to play

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It was a bittersweet experience for Carlton at the AFL Appeals Board on Thursday after Ed Curnow was suspended for one match for his umpire contact charge while brother Charlie Curnow's fine remained his penalty for the same charge. But in the case of Ed, the former Supreme Court justice said no tribunal should have reasonably found his contact to have been merely careless. Four incidents have been brought directly to the AFL tribunal and all four found guilty. Read More »

Charteris, Francis and Adams ruled out of Wales tour

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Premiership Rugby Limited, which represents the English top-flight clubs, says the players are therefore not eligible to play in that match. Wainwright gets his opportunity due to the dislocated shoulder suffered by Navidi in Cardiff Blues' Challenge Cup final win over Gloucester. Read More »

Brandon Graham Has Ankle Surgery, Could Miss Workouts

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Graham had the procedure May 1 and is now in a protective boot. According to online medical references, such surgery is done if ligament damage keeps the tibia and fibula too far apart. Linebacker Mychal Kendricks had an apparently minor ankle cleanup, and defensive tackle Tim Jernigan endured the most serious offseason surgery, to fix a herniated disk. Read More »

Trevor Bauer strikes out 10, Indians beat Tigers, 6-0

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But Greene regrouped and got the unsafe Michael Brantley to ground out to end the game. It was 8-6 at that point and manager Terry Francona summoned Miller, who had recently come off the disabled list. White Sox starter Reynaldo Lopez allowed six runs in just two-plus innings of work in a loss to the Pirates. The team described his injury as a contusion. Read More »

Yanks-Nats series postponed by rain; 2 games set for June 18

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Both the Yankees and Nationals were off Monday. "I was just told, kind of definitely, yesterday that Thursday was not an option", Boone said. "It was a lot for me to get back to this moment, so I'm just really excited I get to stay around for however long they keep me here and try to make this really good team even better". Read More »

Smriti Mandhana, Harmanpreet Kaur to lead women's teams in T20 Challenge

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The one-off match will feature 26 players, including 10 worldwide cricketers from Australia, England and New Zealand. Speaking about the T20 Challenge game , Rajeev Shukla, Chairman, IPL, said, "Even as IPL continues to roll like a well-oiled machine, over the last couple of weeks, efforts were made to put in place a similar structure for women cricketers". Read More »

Justin Verlander Gets 2500th Career Strikeout Against Shohei Ohtani

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The pitcher threw his first shutout in three years on Wednesday night, allowing just five hits for the Astros who snapped a modest two-game losing skid. Two-way rookie phenom Ohtani went zero-for-four, including striking out on three pitches to begin the ninth inning to give Verlander the 2,500th strikeout of his career. Read More »

Atletico Madrid's Europa League win gives Ligue 1 sides Champions League boost

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That position is now occupied by Lyon, but Marseille are just a point behind them and Monaco could yet drop from second spot, with the final round of matches in France to be played this weekend. When I went I didn't think I could and after to I came back and the dreams could be achieved and this has been taught to me by the club and I will always be grateful". Read More »

FA Cup final ball to feature the names of 137 goalscorers

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At present, it feels like a number of players are being held back. "But if you want to be negative, you can always be negative". Forget about that couple getting married because Saturday afternoon is for the FA Cup final. "I enjoyed that time ". "I think we've become a bit idealistic about what the football was at times under Sir Alex". Cahill played alongside a younger Lukaku in his time at Stamford Bridge, and he admits that he understands his struggles for game time after ... Read More »

Casinos Weigh In on Supreme Court Sports Gambling Decision

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With Capped Sports' potential running hot right now, Lindsey is eager to find people who are interested in what he's doing for possible partnerships. Steve Nash knows. Depending on what decision Florida makes, Alcock says there may be some federal regulation coming down the pipeline, but the state would have to come up with a framework of rules and regulations. Read More »

Jurgen Klopp: Liverpool deserved 'crazy ride' to final

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To summarise, it's been a insane ride. The Spaniard was preferred over Robertson at the start of the season but he seems to have not learnt from his mistakes and was less than impressive every time he got a chance back in the first team. "That's why. We didn't put a special value on that". "I am a little bit annoyed, because I always want more and I am never satisfied". The Englishman missed the final game of the Premier League season due to a muscle injury but is expected to be fit to ... Read More »

Maurizio Sarri in talks over new Napoli deal

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Conte is expected to leave Stamford Bridge this summer and Sarri is the favourite to step into his shoes. The Italian has publicly been at odds with the Chelsea hierarchy since failing to sign his first choice targets last summer, including Romelu Lukaku - who ended up at United. Read More »

Watch JD Martinez Blast 12th Home Run In First Inning Vs. Athletics

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Martinez made sure that wouldn't happen Wednesday night, as the cleanup hitter went deep in the bottom of the first, giving Chris Sale a comfortable 3-0 lead. The bad: One of those hits was a two run homer. All of the A's runs came on homers, with Marcus Semien crushing a two-run shot off Sale in the fifth, and Matt Joyce and Matt Olson adding solo homers in the seventh and ninth. Read More »

Chelsea Ladies win Women's Super League title against Bristol City

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They spent much of the game against Bristol City just one goal ahead, before Jonna Andersson slotted in a late second goal in the 88th minute to secure victory for the Blues. Aluko, 31, has not been a consistent starter for Emma Hayes' team and will now move on. Aluko also won the domestic double with Chelsea in 2015, when she was the team's player of the year, and was described by the club as one of the great players in their history. Read More »

Longtime SEC Commissioner Mike Slive Has Passed Away

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With bold vision, keen intellect and a gentle manner, Mike Slive guided the Southeastern Conference to unprecedented success and prosperity in 13 years as commissioner. He was a friend before we worked together. We will miss him for his work and especially for his compassion. "It's shocking", SEC Commissioner Greg Sankey, who replaced Slive, told the AP. Read More »

Liverpool boss Jurgen Klopp: Top-four finish is 'fantastic achievement'

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Jürgen Klopp has explained why Liverpool have travelled to Marbella for a training camp ahead of the Champions League final. Liverpool's players have been given 48 hours off following the win over Brighton, and on Wednesday will fly to Marbella for a warm-weather training and team bonding camp - something Wijnaldum is looking forward to. Read More »

Blake Swihart's Agent Asks Team to Trade Catcher

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Blake's in a really hard position. It makes sense that Scoffield would pursue a trade for his client, as his situation in Boston is not making much sense. "We're talking about Blake being the Marwin Gonzalez of the Red Sox". The Red Sox have worked him out at third base, second and first base. "And so it's mixed messages". Read More »

Arsenal close to completing first summer signing in £35 million deal

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The Telegraph reports that an agreement will soon be met between the two clubs and that it is very likely that the Turkish global will join the Gunners after the new manager joins the club. Not all fans, however, are completely convinced of the wisdom of bringing in a high profile signing without first having the manager's consent. And that could suggest former Gunners player Mikel Arteta could be appointed the new manager instead of a more established boss such as Max Allegri. Read More »

Church plans dialogue with Nicaragua's gov't

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The Episcopal Conference will act as a mediator and witness to the talks but says it does not have all the solutions for the particular questions that may arise. Protesters traveled to the town after heavy overnight clashes between anti-government demonstrators with police and government supporters, during which, according to Nicaragua's Human Rights Protection Association, two people died and at least 100 were injured. Read More »

Alexander-Arnold learned of World Cup call-up from Klopp

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Alexander-Arnold, uncapped by England's senior side, was a surprise inclusion in Gareth Southgate's group for the forthcoming tournament in Russian Federation. "Gareth Southgate gave me a call this morning and told me that I am allowed to tell him, but then I had some press work to do and didn't have time". "The first piece of the jigsaw is complete in getting on the plane and the next thing is to get the starting shirt", the 24-year-old told evertonfc.com. Read More »

Man charged with vandalizing Israeli flag on Parkway

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The Jewish Federation of Greater Philadelphia tells FOX 29 they got the call around 2:30 p.m. A man accused of splattering red paint on an Israeli flag in the U.S. Tens of thousands of Palestinians joined Hamas-organized protests on the Gaza border Monday marking the 70th anniversary of what they call the Nakba, or "catastrophe", of Israel's creation in 1948, as well as protesting the relocation of the USA embassy to Jerusalem that day. Read More »

Woods to play Memorial in likely final US Open tune-up

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Last weekend Woods finished tied for 11th in The Players Championship after shooting 11 under for the tournament. Woods has played eight times this year on the PGA Tour, having made the cut in seven events and posting four top-12 finishes, including two top-5s. Read More »

Boy recovering from shark bite off SC coast

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His mom says he showed nothing but faith and courage when it happened. "Typically when someone comes out the water bleeding we're dealing with sting rays, maybe cuts from shells on the feet", said Mike Wagner, operations manager for Hilton Head Island Shore Beach Service. Read More »

Mike Budenholzer to become the next head coach of the Milwaukee Bucks

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Mike Budenholzer will reportedly be the Milwaukee Bucks' next head coach after spending the previous five years with the Atlanta Hawks , according to ESPN.com's Adrian Wojnarowski . He was named the NBA Coach of the Year that season. Budenholzer led Atlanta to a 60-win season during the 2014-15 season. The Hawks made it to the Eastern Conference Finals during that season, where they were dispatched in four games by the Cleveland Cavaliers. Read More »

Phoenix gets 5th franchise in new Alliance football league

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The AAF is scheduled to kick off on February 9, 2019. There will be two playoff rounds and a championship game on the weekend of April 26-28. Orlando was the first city that joined the league, and its team, which will play its home games at UCF's Spectrum Stadium, will be coached by Spurrier. Read More »

FA Cup can be stepping stone to title, says United's Jones

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He reportedly signed the most lucrative contract in Premier League history when penning a four-and-a-half year contract at Old Trafford in January. "Not afraid to try to make things to happen, when he feels that he's not as unsafe as you'd like him to be, he drops back, he tries things, he tries to come to building-up areas". Read More »