Jadon Sancho makes transfer decision between Chelsea and Manchester United

Dortmund winger Jadon Sancho favours a move to Manchester United over Chelsea because he believes Ole Gunnar Solskjaer can rebuild the Red Devils with his focus on young players. The Blues have been battling United for the winger’s signature, with Frank Lampard keen to make a statement signing after being prevented from making additions last […]

Cheltenham Festival: Dame De Compagnie storms to Coral Cup success

Dame De Compagnie justified favouritism to land the Coral Cup as the red-hot Nicky Henderson/Barry Geraghty/JP McManus combination continued to dominate the Cheltenham Festival. The mare, who stayed on too strongly for Black Tears (12/1) after the last, was giving Henderson a fourth winner of the week already, with Geraghty and owner McManus claiming their […]

2020 NFL QB carousel: Best/worst-case for 15 big names in limbo

This is not your average offseason — especially at the game’s most important position. Try to think of another year with this much unsettled business at quarterback. By my (very) unofficial count, there are 15 established, name-brand signal-callers — including premium draft picks, former league MVPs, Super Bowl MVPs, first-ballot Hall of Famers, the Greatest […]

UFC Fight Night viewers guide: Is it finally Joseph Benavidez’s time?

Editor’s note: Deiveson Figueiredo missed weight and will be ineligible to win the title on Saturday night. If Joseph Benavidez wins, he will become UFC flyweight champion. For many years, UFC flyweight Joseph Benavidez kept an old 4-inch-by-6-inch photograph of a UFC championship belt on his mantel. Keeping the spot warm until the real belt […]

Un De Sceaux retires after sustaining a career-ending ligament injury

Un De Sceaux retires after the popular chaser sustains a career-ending ligament injury Un De Sceaux was being prepared for the Cheltenham Festival but has retired The Willie Mullins-trained 12-year-old was found to have a ligament injury The chaser finished outside the top two once in 21 completed runs over fences Popular chaser Un De […]

Anthony Dirrell responds to Deontay Wilder blaming him for Tyson Fury loss

Anthony Dirrell has dismissed Deontay Wilder’s accusation that he influenced Mark Breland’s decision to throw in the towel during the fight against Tyson Fury. Fury was crowned the new WBC heavyweight champion after he stopped Wilder in the seventh round of their rematch in Las Vegas on Saturday evening. Breland, who has been training Wilder […]