Fri, 03 Jul 2020

Duke coach McCallie resigns after 13 seasons

Entering the final year of her contract, Duke women's basketball coach Joanne P. McCallie announced her resignation on Thursday. In ...

Tigers first MLB team to partner with book, link to PointsBet

The Detroit Tigers and sportsbook PointsBet announced a landmark partnership Thursday, the first of its kind in Major League Baseball. ...

Bryant honored with 2K21 'Mamba Forever' edition

NBA 2K21 is releasing a third cover and special edition to honor late Los Angeles Lakers star Kobe Bryant. 2K ...

Up to 20,000 spectators to attend French Open each day

"The number of spectators allowed inside the stadium will be 50 percent to 60 percent of its usual capacity, allowing ...

West Indies and England players pay tribute to Everton Weekes

England and the West Indies paid tribute to the great Sir Everton Weekes during their respective intra-squad matches on Thursday.The ...

Vivian Richards pays tribute to 'true icon' Everton Weekes

New Delhi [India], July 2 (ANI): Former West Indies batsman Vivian Richards on Thursday extended his thoughts and prayers to ...

Virat Kohli shares video of doing different style push-ups

New Delhi [India], July 2 (ANI): India skipper Virat Kohli, who is regarded as the fittest cricketer of his generation, ...

Piyush Chawla recalls argument with selector

New Delhi [India], July 2 (ANI): Leg-spinner Piyush Chawla on Thursday opened up about his argument with a national selector ...

SLC optimistic going ahead with T20 league in August

Colombo [Sri Lanka], July 2 (ANI): Sri Lanka Cricket (SLC) is optimistic about going ahead with the Lanka Premier League ...

Dhoni did not look rusty during CSK's training camp: Piyush Chawla

New Delhi [India], July 2 (ANI): Spinner Piyush Chawla on Thursday said that wicket-keeper MS Dhoni did not look rusty ...

Xinhua Portraits | June 2020

BEIJING, July 2 (Xinhua) -- Editor's choice of Xinhua Portraits in June, 2020.A demonstrator participates in a Black Lives Matter ...

Jurgen Klopp expects 4 teams in title race next season

Jurgen Klopp expects Liverpool to face a stern challenge for their Premier League title from Manchester City, Manchester United and ...

Springbok fundraising drive reaches R1 million

The Springboks and SA Rugby have now raised over R1 million for hunger alleviation in disadvantaged communities.The campaign has been ...

Brendan Rodgers refusing to panic just yet

Brendan Rodgers insisted Leicester were still well placed to make their Champions League dreams reality despite their slump continuing with ...

Jurgen Klopp expects four teams in title race next season

Jurgen Klopp expects Liverpool to face a stern challenge for their Premier League title from Manchester City, Manchester United and ...

West Indies cricket's 'founding father' Everton Weekes dies, aged 95

Legendary batsmanBarbadian Weekes was part of a feared post-World War II West Indies team which also featured"We were blessed to ...

Klopp expects four teams in title race next season

Jurgen Klopp expects Liverpool to face a stern challenge for their Premier League title from Manchester City, Manchester United and ...

Cricket fraternity mourns over demise of Everton Weekes

New Delhi [India], July 2 (ANI): Cricket fraternity on Thursday mourned over the demise of Everton Weekes, who died at ...

Pistons' practice facility will serve as voting center

The Detroit Pistons' practice facility will serve as a satellite voting center for elections this summer and fall. The team ...

Jazz top Wizards, grab second place in NBA 2K League

Kimanni "Splashy" Ingram averaged 25 points while leading Jazz Gaming to a 2-0 sweep of Wizards District Gaming in a ...

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Trump projecting confidence, election still four months away

WASHINGTON, DC - Amid plummeting poll numbers and mounting pressure over his handling of the pandemic, Black Lives Matter protests ...

No stopping U.S. military-industrial complex

On June 13, President Donald Trump told the graduating class at West Point, "We are ending the era of endless ...

India's Navy repatriates 687 citizens who were stranded in Iran

THOOTHUKUDI, Tamil Nadi, India - The Indian Navy Ship Jalashwa, carrying 687 stranded citizens, including two women, arrived in Tuticorin ...

Black hole discovery leaves researchers looking for more black holes

CANBERRA, Australia - We now know just how massive the fastest-growing black hole in the universe actually is, as well ...

Pompeo has video conference with Taliban, receives assurances

The Taliban says it has held a video conference call with U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo during which the ...

UN Human Rights Commission calls on Israel to reverse annexation plan

The UN High Commissioner for Human Rights warned Israel on Monday not to proceed along the "dangerous path" of annexing ...

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