‘Asia Cup has always been a challenging tournament. It’s an opportunity to test yourself against the best teams in the sub-continent.’ India’s batting mainstay Virat Kohli says the Asia Cup, starting in Mirpur on Wednesday, is the perfect platform to assess the team’s strengths, weaknesses and its current standing on the global stage ahead of
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Cape Town – Bafana Bafana legend Phil Masinga has been admitted to Tshepong Hospital in Klerksdorp with an “undisclosed illness”. According to the City Press website, efforts to get the 49-year-old to a private hospital are in place in order for the former striker to get the best medical care. Buddha Mathathe, President of the South
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EAGAN, Minn. — Former Minnesota Vikings offensive coordinator Pat Shurmur wanted to bring a critical asset with him to the New York Giants as he filled out his coaching staff. But Minnesota blocked Kevin Stefanski, the quarterbacks coach under Shurmur and then John DeFilippo, from interviewing to become the Giants offensive coordinator earlier this year.
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United Kingdom – Former Manchester United defender Gary Neville claims Manchester City star Raheem Sterling endured years of “vicious” abuse before the alleged racist slurs directed at him by Chelsea fans on Saturday. Sterling was subjected to reported racist abuse from Chelsea fans during City’s 2-0 defeat at Stamford Bridge. Chelsea have suspended four supporters
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BOSTON — Bruins forward David Backes rushed himself off the ice Tuesday night after taking a skate blade to the face late in the first period, but he returned at the start of the second period and finished the game. Backes pushed Oliver Ekman-Larsson near the side of the net, and the Arizona Coyotes defenseman
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London – Manchester City signed United States goalkeeper Zack Steffen from Columbus Crew on Tuesday. Steffen agreed a four-year contract with the Premier League champions and will move to Manchester in July as back-up to City’s first-choice keeper Ederson. The 23-year-old will remain with Columbus for the early stages of their 2019 MLS Eastern Conference
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CHICAGO — Pittsburgh Penguins goaltender Matt Murray is nearing a return from a lower-body injury that has sidelined him since mid-November. The two-time Stanley Cup winner practiced with his teammates on Tuesday for the first time since going on injured reserve last month. The 24-year-old has struggled this season when able to play. He is
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