• 'Speechless' Sexton humbled by award
'Speechless' Sexton humbled by award

Joe Schmidt was then named Coach of the Year after leading Ireland to their success. It says a lot about the value Schmidt places on Sexton, who admits he took the money from the Paris club because he felt taken for granted by the Irish Rugby Football Union (IRFU), that he made the effort to go and see him.

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  • New Details Emerge From LSU-Texas A&M Post-Game Fight
New Details Emerge From LSU-Texas A&M Post-Game Fight

With seven overtimes, Texas A&M-LSU tied the record for longest game in FBS history with Arkansas-Ole Miss in 2001, Arkansas-Kentucky in 2003, North Texas-FIU in 2006 and Buffalo-Western Michigan a year ago. LSU coach Ed Orgeron's clothes might have already dried by the time this one ended after he was prematurely doused with Gatorade after the Ti...

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  • Stafford's 2 interceptions sink Lions in loss to Chicago
Stafford's 2 interceptions sink Lions in loss to Chicago

Chicago quarterback Chase Daniel , who hadn't started a game since December 28, 2014, when he played for Kansas City, completed 27 of 37 passes for 230 yards and two scores. That's crucial, especially for a quarterback who rarely plays. "We are always thinking about putting points on the board", he said. The other player to catch seven passes ...

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  • Oklahoma Sooners or Ohio State Buckeyes?
Oklahoma Sooners or Ohio State Buckeyes?

The story of these rankings, however, is Central Florida , which finally passed Ohio State to become the highest-ranked Group-of-5 team in CFP history. Should Texas win again, the Big 12 likely would be eliminated from consideration because the Longhorns have three losses. Ohio State has a 29-point loss to Purdue in October on its résumé, an...

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  • McLaren to sport farewell livery for Alonso
McLaren to sport farewell livery for Alonso

Ferrari have also not won a drivers' title since Raikkonen's. World champion Lewis Hamilton coasted to victory from pole position at the year-ending Abu Dhabi Grand Prix on Sunday, and in doing so equaled his personal best for a season with his 11th win of the campaign.

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  • Bournemouth vs Arsenal, Premier League
Bournemouth vs Arsenal, Premier League

The north Londoners haven't qualified for Europe's premier club competition for the last two seasons. "I forget also, Stephan Lichtsteiner is beginning to train with us but he is maybe not okay for Sunday". "That's a good example for us - maybe we can not do the same, because it's very very hard and they worked very well with [Jurgen] Klopp in th...

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  • Jimmy Butler Once Again Takes Shot at Wolves After 76ers Debut
Jimmy Butler Once Again Takes Shot at Wolves After 76ers Debut

Unfortunately, it was newly-acquired Jimmy Butler who ruined the huge night of the Hornets guard by draining a last-second 3-pointer for the win. The Celtics, meanwhile, could not build on their come-from-behind win over the Raptors, falling 98-86 to a Utah Jazz team led by the game-high 28 points of Donovan Mitchell .

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  • Utah hands Celtics embarrassing defeat
Utah hands Celtics embarrassing defeat

Boston ranks 27th in the National Basketball Association in offensive rating, 24th in points per game and 29th in free throws attempted per game so far this season. It set the stage for Utah's third-quarter explosion. Eric Bledsoe sparked the Milwaukee third-period onslaught by scoring 14 points in the period.

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  • Van Dijk finds time to console referee during Dutch delight
Van Dijk finds time to console referee during Dutch delight

Speaking after the game, Van Dijk told Voetbal International that he was consoling the official as he was grief stricken due to the recent death of his mother. "I wished him strength and said he had refereed the game well". A closer look at Koeman's tactical note reveals his ploy to send Van Dijk up front, with the centre-back's name written ne...

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  • Rooney 'embarrassed' by final days at United
Rooney 'embarrassed' by final days at United

Rooney scored 253 goals in 559 games for United but was sparsely used in his final season with the club making just 25 appearances in the league. "When I came back to United, it was the best feeling ever", said the 25-year-old. "He was persistent with it, and I literally lifted it and moved it on!" But while addressing the worldwide player ...

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  • Teenage driver survives horrific airborne crash at Macau Grand Prix
Teenage driver survives horrific airborne crash at Macau Grand Prix

Floersch, who will be 18 on December 1, is competing in her first season in the junior F3 series. The speed-trap figure before the braking area indicated that Florsch's auto was travelling at 171.6mph. The president of the sport's governing body, the FIA, wished those injured well and promised his organisation would be investigating how the crash...

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  • Tristan Thompson reacts to LeBron James surpassing Wilt Chamberlain
Tristan Thompson reacts to LeBron James surpassing Wilt Chamberlain

According to TickPick, a secondary-market seller, prices to see Sunday's 6 p.m. game between the Lakers and Heat are 158 percent more expensive than the Heat's season average, with a current average listing price, according to the outlet, of $560.

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  • College Basketball Player Throws Vicious Elbow Shot to Opponents Face
College Basketball Player Throws Vicious Elbow Shot to Opponents Face

Fitchburg State, located in Fitchburg, Massachusetts, announced Platt has been suspended indefinitely from the team and barred from campus effectively immediately. We are proud of the way our student-athletes handled the incident and that they did not allow it to escalate. The Boston Herald reports that Fitchburg State University police hav...

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  • Djokovic eyes semis after dismissing Zverev
Djokovic eyes semis after dismissing Zverev

Djokovic, who beat Isner in his opening group-stage match, faces Cilic in his last group match on Friday, while Zverev, who defeated Cilic to kick off his Finals campaign, takes on Isner. The net game always looked risky for Zverev and so it proved as he double-faulted to concede the set. Djokovic entered the match having lost only one of his pas...

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  • Lacazette pulls out of France squad just hours after inclusion
Lacazette pulls out of France squad just hours after inclusion

Arsenal forward Alexandre Lacazette has been handed a surprise call-up to the French national team. Anthony Martial and Paul Pogba have withdrawn from the France squad through injury - despite meeting up with their global team-mates at Clairefontaine on Monday.

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  • Chelsea star Hazard reveals why he always gets injured
Chelsea star Hazard reveals why he always gets injured

Rudiger and Bernard clashed during the final minutes of the match, with both players eventually shown a yellow card. Therefore, moving on the rapidly-ageing Willian and replacing him with Lyon's Nabil Fekir could help maintain Chelsea's title aspirations.

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  • Draymond Green of Golden State Warriors suspended after dust-up
Draymond Green of Golden State Warriors suspended after dust-up

The exchange occurred after a frenetic sequence in the Monday night National Basketball Association game (NZT Tuesday), when Durant appeared frustrated that Green did not pass him the ball at the end of regulation time. Golden State (11-3) hosts the Hawks (3-10) at 10:30 p.m. ET. The two players were seen arguing on the court and the confrontatio...

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  • Guardiola in hot water over Manchester derby ref comments
Guardiola in hot water over Manchester derby ref comments

City were cruising to victory in the contest courtesy of goals from David Silva, Sergio Aguero and Ilkay Gundogan , whereas Anthony Martial managed United's goal from the penalty spot. Any chance Manchester United had of continuing their upward swing was erased the moment the team sheet was published without Paul Pogba's name. That's the cla...

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  • Caris LeVert Taken To Hospital With Serious Right Leg Injury
Caris LeVert Taken To Hospital With Serious Right Leg Injury

After being attended to for a few minutes, LeVert was taken off the court. O'Malley said LeVert will begin an unspecified period of rehabilitation and is "expected to return to full strength and resume all basketball activities without any limitations this season".

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  • City vs United: Predicting the Manchester United XI for the derby
City vs United: Predicting the Manchester United XI for the derby

Only twice have they won by more than one goal all season, to City's 12 multiple-goal victories. Alves elaborated on his failed City move in an interview with The Times and said that not moving to the Etihad was down to bad timing. Manchester City will be looking to exact revenge on Manchester United after their humiliating 3-2 loss to Mouri...

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