When asked to describe what a win over Jan Blachowicz in March will do for him, UFC light heavyweight Jimi Manuwa is nothing if not honest. “It won’t move me at all, but there’s nothing I can do about it,” Manuwa said. Manuwa (17-3) is scheduled to face Blachowicz at UFC Fight Night on March
Arsene Wenger refutes claims that Arsenal have made contact with Borussia Dortmund over a move for Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang. Arsene Wenger hints Alexis Sanchez’s move to Man United is all but done, exclaiming, ‘You cannot drive up north and as well play football.’ Borussia Dortmund manager Peter Stoger says he wants clarity over Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang’s future
Jan 24, 2018 Bob PockrassNASCAR Close • NASCAR writer for ESPN.com• 2009, 2013 NMPA Writer of the Year• More than 25 years experience covering motorsports CHARLOTTE, N.C. — Chevrolet debuts a new body style this NASCAR season, while the Ford drivers will have to wait until 2019 for a change that could take advantage of current car specifications.
DETROIT — Tigers general manager Al Avila says right-hander Michael Fulmer and designated hitter Victor Martinez are expected to be at full strength at spring training. Fulmer had elbow surgery in September, around the same time Martinez underwent a surgical procedure to correct an irregular heartbeat. Avila provided an update on their status following a
Blue-chip featherweight prospect Michael Conlan, the two-time Irish Olympian, has made a trainer change, but not because of any problem with former trainer Manny Robles. Rather, Conlan, who is now training with Adam Booth, made the switch, which he announced on Wednesday, for family reasons. Ireland’s Michael Conlan, seen here celebrating his first professional victory
The NHL trade deadline on Feb. 26 could be the perfect opportunity for teams to get an edge in the ultra-competitive playoff races of the Eastern Conference. Based on their previous track records, the East could be quite unpredictable, with prominent GMs like Tampa Bay’s Steve Yzerman and Columbus’ Jarmo Kekalainen wheeling and dealing in
3:15 PM ET Greg WyshynskiESPN San Jose Sharks star Joe Thornton will likely miss “several weeks” with an MCL-related injury to his right leg, general manager Doug Wilson said on Wednesday. Thornton, 38, came off the ice with 40 seconds left in the third period of the Sharks’ 5-4 overtime loss to the Winnipeg Jets
Following an extensive revamp in women’s cricket administration, the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) has picked former Pakistan men’s fast bowler Jalal-ud-Din as the head of the women’s selection committee which had been disbanded following Pakistan’s exit from the Women’s World Cup last year. The PCB also confirmed the full-time, two-year appointment of Mark Coles as
Tallahassee police responded to an alleged domestic violence incident involving Florida State quarterback Deondre Francois on Tuesday evening, according to an incident report released Wednesday. Tallahassee police responded to and are investigating an alleged domestic violence incident involving Florida State quarterback Deondre Francois on Tuesday evening, according to an incident report released Wednesday. Nobody was
1:30 Sydney Thunder’s Big Bash League season was over after they fell agonisingly short of chasing down the Melbourne Renegades’ target Melbourne Renegades 6 for 189 (Harris 64, Sandhu 2-37) beat Sydney Thunder 180 (Rohrer 48, Nair 45, Richardson 4-22) by nine runsScorecard and ball-by-ball details Melbourne Renegades put one foot in the Big Bash
December 1994 Tumor, scar tissue removal Coming off what is believed to be the biggest comeback victory in U.S. Amateur history in August, Woods, 18, has surgery to remove two benign tumors and scar tissue from his left knee. Official World Golf Ranking: N/APGA Tour events played: 3 Dec. 13, 2002 Cyst removal, fluid drain
0:46 Dirk Nowitzki has used his signature fadeaway jumper to build a unique Hall of Fame career. DALLAS — It’s the iconic image instantly associated with Dirk Nowitzki. The silhouette of a lanky shooter lifting his right leg, leaning back and launching a one-footed fadeaway is the big German’s version of Michael Jordan‘s Jumpman logo.
The NFL has concluded that the Carolina Panthers did not violate the league’s concussion protocol with their handling of Cam Newton during the playoff game earlier this month against the New Orleans Saints. “Mr. Newton was properly evaluated for a concussion in the sideline medical tent and did not sustain a concussion,” the league said
8:31 AM ET Nick Parkinson Close •Reports on boxing for ESPN.co.uk, as well as several national newspapers•Has been reporting on British boxing for over 15 years•Appears on BoxNation’s Boxing Matters show Anthony Joshua has revealed an interest in politics and believes he could have an input into the way the UK is run in the
MELBOURNE, Australia — By the close of play on Day 1, it appeared the 2018 Aussie Open was not going to be a favorable slam for the American contingent. Venus Williams, Sloane Stephens, CoCo Vandeweghe, John Isner and Jack Sock had all crashed out to leave the U.S. presence Down Under a little scarce. Roger
7:09 AM ET ESPN staff Conor McGregor’s head coach John Kavanagh believes the Irishman will return to fight in the UFC later in 2018 and stated that he’s “back in the gym every day”. McGregor, who last fought in the boxing ring against Floyd Mayweather Jr., currently holds the UFC lightweight belt but his inactivity
Hey, at least we’re guaranteed some news on Wednesday: The Hall of Fame will announce the results of the BBWAA election to determine which players from the 33-man ballot will join Jack Morris and Alan Trammell on induction day in Cooperstown on July 29. Here’s a little primer on a few things to watch for.
India chose to bat v South AfricaLive scorecard and ball-by-ball details 3:13 India won the toss for the first time in the series, and decide to bat at the Wanderers India resisted the temptation of bowling on a green pitch with moisture retained from overnight rain; after winning the toss for the first time in