Oct 26, 2017 Emily KaplanESPN Don’t get spooked, but Halloween is right around the corner. That means we’re three weeks into the season, and trends are beginning to solidify. For this week’s Power Rankings — voted, as always, by ESPN’s panel of 20 experts — we kept in the holiday spirit to identify the scariest
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Super middleweight world titleholder James DeGale and featherweight titlist Lee Selby will both defend their belts on the same card on Dec. 9 at the Copper Box Arena in London, promoter Frank Warren announced on Wednesday. The opponents for both men are slated to be announced at a news conference on Monday. DeGale, a 31-year-old
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Dylan Hartley’s citing was dismissed by a disciplinary committee on Wednesday but Joe Marler will miss England’s first two autumn internationals after being hit with a three-week suspension. Hartley was cited for striking Clermont Auvergne prop Rabah Slimani in the 30th minute of their Champions Cup match on Saturday and was shown a yellow card
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5:55 PM ET Greg WyshynskiESPN It’s early in the season. Like, super early. If this were the movie “Titanic,” Leonardo DiCaprio would have just won his boat ticket in that poker game and Billy Zane would simply be a dashing fiancé with slightly unsettling intensity. That acknowledged, a few players and coaches (and one team)
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Sarfraz Ahmed was relieved and scared in the aftermath of being the target of an allegedly corrupt approach. The Pakistan captain reported the approach last week and though the PCB did confirm a player was approached with a fixing offer, it refrained officially from revealing the identity of the player at the time. It had
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Oct 25, 2017 Bob PockrassNASCAR Close • NASCAR writer for ESPN.com• 2009, 2013 NMPA Writer of the Year• More than 25 years experience covering motorsports Darrell Wallace Jr. will become the first full-time African-American driver in the NASCAR Cup Series since Wendell Scott in 1971 as he was named the 2018 full-time driver for Richard Petty Motorsports. The
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Sri Lanka Cricket is placing a renewed focus on provincial cricket, as part of broader plans to revamp the country’s ailing domestic cricket structure. A new domestic format will see the first-class season conclude with a four-team Super Provincial Tournament, in which some of the best players in Sri Lanka will compete. District teams will
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When UFC lightweight Jim Miller fights Francisco Trinaldo on Saturday night in Sao Paulo, Brazil, it will mark his 28th bout inside the Octagon. That number is the most in the history of the promotion. Though he never competed for the belt, Miller has faced some of the sport’s toughest mixed martial artists since turning
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The UFC’s sophomore appearance in New York City is approaching fast. The Octagon visited Madison Square Garden for the first time last November. The UFC 205 event, headlined by Conor McGregor, was a roaring success, drawing an audience of 20,000-plus for a record-breaking gate of $17.7 million. For the second year in a row, the
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