Red Bull’s Max Verstappen took a dominant victory in the Malaysian Grand Prix as Lewis Hamilton extended his championship lead with second place. Hamilton’s title rival Sebastian Vettel recovered impressively from the back of the grid in his Ferrari after engine problems in qualifying to finish fourth and minimise the damage to his title hopes.
Toss Australia chose to bat v IndiaLive scorecard and ball-by-ball details With both sides grappling with middle-order issues, the trend of protecting the batsmen from crunch situations continued as Australia decided to bat again, though limited-overs cricket has become chase-friendly. Apart from a game involving Canada, teams chasing had won five out of the six
There are few guarantees in college football, but as we exit the month of September, it’s becoming readily apparent that we are on an end-of-the-season collision course with Alabama and Clemson. The two teams to play for and win the national championship in the past two seasons are yet again the cream of the crop.
The NFL debut of Cleveland Browns defensive end Myles Garrett will have to wait at least one more week. Garrett, the No. 1 overall pick in the 2017 draft, is expected to miss Sunday’s game against the Cincinnati Bengals as he continues to recover from an ankle injury, a source told ESPN’s Adam Schefter. Garrett
OAKLAND, Calif. — After the Golden State Warriors lost 108-102 to the Denver Nuggets in a preseason opener on Saturday evening, the essential question asked at postgame availability was why the team elected not to participate in a protest demonstration prior to tipoff. “I think we’ve done enough,” Andre Iguodala told ESPN. “We talked about
Los Angeles Lakers rookie point guard Lonzo Ball made a splash this spring when he debuted his signature Big Baller Brand sneaker at an unprecedented $495 price point. He continued to cause a stir at the Las Vegas Summer League when, after playing the first two games in his BBB sneakers, he switched footwear on
BOSTON — Gary “Spike” O’Sullivan charged out of his corner at the sound of the opening bell and tore into Nick “The Machine” Quigley with a sustained, two-handed assault that didn’t subside until referee Arthur Mercante stopped the fight at the 1:23 mark of the fourth round. The scheduled 10-round middleweight bout, emanating from the
DENVER — The Colorado Rockies weren’t wet enough after spraying bubbly and beer all over each other. So, they took the celebration outside — to the pond located behind the center-field wall. Just having a lot of fun after clinching their first postseason spot since 2009. On the other side, the Los Angeles Dodgers were
Moonshine Memories is bound for the Breeders’ Cup Juvenile Fillies at Del Mar on Nov. 4 as the unbeaten winner of two Grade 1 races, the most recent being Saturday’s $301,035 Chandelier Stakes at Santa Anita. The win gave Moonshine Memories a fees-paid berth to the BC Juvenile Fillies, through the Breeders’ Cup’s Win and
LAS VEGAS — Ben Rhodes earned his first career Truck Series victory by holding off Christopher Bell on Saturday night at Las Vegas. Rhodes earned an automatic berth into the second round of the playoffs with the win. Bell was the winner a week ago at New Hampshire. Rhodes was the winner of the second
ARCADIA, Calif. — Bob Baffert is loading up on bullets to take on Gun Runner in the Breeders’ Cup Classic. He put another in the chamber on Saturday when Mubtaahij won the Grade 1, $300,690 Awesome Again Stakes at Santa Anita, giving him at least four potential starters in the $6 million Breeders’ Cup Classic
ARCADIA, Calif. — As good as Bolt d’Oro was at Del Mar, he was even better on Saturday at Santa Anita in his first start around two turns, as he clobbered his rivals in the Grade 1, $301,380 FrontRunner Stakes to remain unbeaten after three starts and head to the Breeders’ Cup Juvenile on Nov.
ELMONT, N.Y. — For the second straight race, Beach Patrol and Fanciful Angel ran 1-2 in a Grade 1 stakes, but this time Beach Patrol left no doubt who the better horse was with a dominant five-length victory in the $500,000 Joe Hirsch Turf Classic at Belmont Park. Taking over from the pace-setting Converge, a
JERSEY CITY, N.J. — Who will win the Presidents Cup on Sunday? No, we mean which match will be the clincher, since it’s nearly a foregone conclusion that the Americans will win the cup for the 10th time in this, the 12th Presidents Cup. Our experts on the grounds in the shadow of the Statue
Harlequins director of rugby John Kingston robustly defended Kyle Sinckler against a claim of gouging and then accused Northampton of foul play themselves after hooker Dave Ward was left with a gruesome black eye. Kingston stated that “unequivocally it was not a gouge” after lock Michael Paterson told referee Luke Pearce that England prop Sinckler
JERSEY CITY, N.J. — Any questions about the Presidents Cup title might’ve been over for a full day, but the United States team was on the verge of making it official late Saturday afternoon in unprecedented fashion. The pairing of Charley Hoffman and Kevin Chappell led the International duo of Si Woo Kim and Anirban
ELMONT, N.Y. — Coming to the top of the stretch aboard heavily favored Elate in the Grade 1 Beldame, Jose Ortiz had plenty of horse. He just needed to find some place to let her run. Just above the three-sixteenths pole, Ortiz found that necessary room and guided Elate between Bishop’s Pond and Money’soncharlotte and
CLEVELAND — Indians outfielder Michael Brantley was activated Saturday from the disabled list, and manager Terry Francona is considering placing him on Cleveland’s roster for the AL Division Series. Brantley had been sidelined since Aug. 9 with a sprained right ankle. The two-time All-Star was not in the starting lineup against the Chicago White Sox.