Tony Bellew is determined to end David Haye’s career because of the trauma his intense threats inflicted on his young family. Haye has made little secret of the fact he will pursue a lucrative match-up with Anthony Joshua should he succeed in avenging his third career defeat at London’s O2 Arena on Dec. 17. The
What’s one trade you’d like to see this season? Chris Peters: It seems as though they have been paired together in rumors for months, with nothing seemingly close to happening, but I still think a Matt Duchene trade to the Nashville Predators makes sense for both teams. That’s especially true with the Preds struggling to
7:59 AM ET Will KentESPN UK Joseph Parker’s promoter David Higgins has branded Eddie Hearn’s offer for Parker to fight Anthony Joshua as an “insult” while urging him to “stop playing games”. WBO heavyweight champion Parker (24-0, 18 KOs) out-pointed mandatory challenger Hughie Fury in Manchester in September to retain his world title and is
6:00 AM BST ESPN staff Harlequins have announced that winger Marland Yarde will join Sale Sharks with immediate effect with Quins’ director of rugby John Kingston saying it was in the best interest of the club. Yarde, who has made 13 Test appearances for England, has not played in Quins’ last two games having been
Irfan axed as Baroda captain Irfan Pathan has been stripped of the Baroda captaincy following the team’s lackluster showing in the first two rounds of the Ranji Trophy, from which they have a solitary point. Deepak Hooda, the allrounder, has been promoted to lead Baroda, who are currently languishing at the bottom of Group C.
LOS ANGELES — Justin Verlander had a chance to put himself in the class of World Series legends. The Houston Astros ace did not fail on Tuesday night, but he did not succeed. His six innings of two-run ball would be good on many nights, but they weren’t good enough on this night — a
MILWAUKEE — With Paul George and Carmelo Anthony at their lockers about 20 feet away, laughing and yelling across the room, Russell Westbrook was talking to reporters in front of a white board after the Oklahoma City Thunder‘s emphatic 110-91 win Tuesday over the Milwaukee Bucks. George and Anthony were joking about Westbrook’s outfit, with
PARIS — Fifth-seeded Dominic Thiem needed four match points to beat lucky loser Peter Gojowczyk of Germany 6-4, 6-7 (3), 6-4 in the second round of the Paris Masters on Tuesday. Having missed three chances to close out the match on his own serve, the Austrian finally won at close to midnight when Gojowczyk —
“Trick or treat?” It’s the age-old question for all Halloween goers. This year, the Clemson Tigers football team opted for the former and decided to prank head coach Dabo Swinney. – 🤔 “Coach Swinney will have fun with this right?” – “It’s Coach Swinney.” – “Say no more.” Happy Halloween, #ClemsonFamily. 🎃👻💀 pic.twitter.com/zo5UbH9NaR — Clemson
8:00 AM ET Bob PockrassNASCAR Close • NASCAR writer for ESPN.com• 2009, 2013 NMPA Writer of the Year• More than 25 years experience covering motorsports Ask folks in the industry about teams trying to save money in racing, and the responses range from eyebrows raised with rolled eyes to nervous laughter. The honest truth: Teams will spend all
Golden Boy Promotions president Eric Gomez and lightweight world titleholder Mikey Garcia are scheduled to meet in person on Wednesday in an effort to make a title unification fight between Garcia and Jorge Linares for early next year, Gomez told ESPN on Tuesday. “I want to do the fight. It’s a fight Linares wants and
The SEC rules the top of this season’s first College Football Playoff rankings, but perhaps not in the way most would think. Though Alabama is ranked ahead of Georgia in the AP poll, the CFP committee sees the unbeaten Bulldogs as the No. 1 team, ahead of the also unbeaten Crimson Tide, who sit at
ORCHARD PARK, N.Y. — Almost three months ago, Buffalo Bills general manager Brandon Beane shocked the NFL world by trading one of his team’s top talents, receiver Sammy Watkins, to the Los Angeles Rams. Sooner than many expected, Beane has filled the void by acquiring Kelvin Benjamin in a deadline-day deal Tuesday with the Carolina
Ospreys wing Keelan Giles faces knee surgery after being hurt while in PRO14 action. Giles, 19, was carried off during Ospreys’ victory over the Dragons last Friday. “Keelan has sustained a significant knee ligament injury and will require reconstructive surgery,” Ospreys’ medical performance manager Chris Towers said in a statement released by the Welsh region.