Transfer news: Chelsea reject Kante bids; Rose to Serie A

Danny Rose headed to Genoa Rose’s time at Tottenham Hotspur appears to be all but over with Jose Mourinho in charge and preferring a number of other options at left back. He played sparingly after Mourinho was hired in November and eventually went on loan to Newcastle United in January. Now, another reported move away […]

The NFL Is Returning To a Different World. Can It Adapt?

Sure, there have been some inevitable nods to the pandemic, from the all-virtual (and oddly compelling) draft in April to the cancellation of all (long-pointless) preseason games, to a testing protocol that has been impressively successful so far. They’re even largely going without fans, at least at first, though that is far from universal: the […]

Pochettino will rage at how he is portrayed as Tottenham’s All Or Nothing series becomes ‘The Jose Mourinho Show’

When the striker sat down with some of his team-mates in the  canteen the morning after the night before, Vertonghen insisted: “They knew already, didn’t they?”

IPL 2020: Mayank Agarwal targets elusive Indian Premier League high

His best was last year, for Kings XI Punjab. With two half-centuries, he scored 332 runs in 13 matches at No.3. He was overshadowed by star openers KL Rahul (593) and Chris Gayle (490). Agarwal knows he needs to go some distance, and this edition starting on September 19 provides the chance.

IPS: IRL: Indy Racing League News and Notes 2006-12-04

“That’s always been my dream since I was about six years old, IndyCars,” Guadagnoli said. “When I turned 11, I really started having this drive for them, and I begged my dad and begged my dad, but he wasn’t into it. He was into the boats. His dad was into the boats. So I said, […]

Wednesday briefing: England under rule of six

Business Amazon’s main UK business paid only 3% more tax last year despite a 35% rise in profits to nearly £102m as the online retailer benefited from the switch to home shopping. The group’s warehouse and logistics operation, which employs more than two-thirds of its 30,000-plus UK workforce, paid £14.46m in 2019, up from £14.03m […]

Giants coach Nick Ortiz campaigns for universally retiring Clemente’s 21

All Puerto Rican players and coaches are permitted to wear Clemente’s No. 21 during Wednesday’s Roberto Clemente Day celebration. Ortiz, a Puerto Rican native, will do so. As will reliever Rico Garcia, who was born in Hawaii and is half Puerto Rican.

Super League points up for grabs as England, Australia switch gears

They both have to qualify first, of course. This series will be only the second played as part of the ICC’s new Cricket World Cup Super League which will determine qualification for the 2023 edition, with the top seven teams automatically getting a place in India. England’s rubber against Ireland earlier this summer, which Eoin […]

Cricket Australia v Channel Seven: Gold Coast glow forgotten in broadcast battle

CloseAssistant editor Daniel Brettig had been a journalist for eight years when he joined ESPNcricinfo, but his fascination with cricket dates back to the early 1990s, when his dad helped him sneak into the family lounge room to watch the end of day-night World Series matches well past bedtime. Unapologetically passionate about indie music and […]

Scott Pilgrim Vs. the World Video Game Is Getting Rereleased for 10th Anniversary

Since its release a decade ago, director Edgar Wright’s Scott Pilgrim Vs. the World has become a solid cult classic. The movie even inspired a video game, and now, after being delisted back in 2014, Scott Pilgrim Vs. The World: The Game is making a triumphant comeback to mark the movie’s ten-year anniversary.