USWNT-England exhibition set for Friday

Image: Getty Images There’s no doubt about it. Friday’s far-from-friendly, friendly between the United States women’s national soccer team and the Lionesses from England is the biggest glorified exhibition in American soccer history, regardless of gender. It’s the first women’s soccer match — non-World Cup edition — to be broadcast on a major national network, … Read more

Japanese GP: Fernando Alonso fastest in Practice One ahead of Ferrari at wet Suzuka

By Matt Morlidge Last Updated: 07/10/22 5:23am Fernando Alonso set the pace ahead of the Ferraris in a sodden first practice session for the returning Japanese Grand Prix. Formula 1 is back at Suzuka this weekend for the first time since 2019, although one of the most popular and spectacular tracks in the sport only … Read more

Giants’ Wink Martindale uses snake analogy regarding Aaron Rodgers

Wink Martindale won’t be getting a pet snake anytime soon. The Giants defensive coordinator doesn’t trust them. Just like he doesn’t trust any numbers — like a career-low 7.2 yards per completion — that suggest Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers is any less dangerous than ever in his first season without favorite target Davante Adams. “It’s … Read more

Deadspin’s MLB National League award winners

Image: Getty Images This is a two-horse race, and while Atlanta’s Michael Harris is the favorite to win the award currently (-320 odds), I’m giving the edge to Spencer Strider. Strider’s impeccable mustache is the main reason I’m leaning in his favor, but aside from the gorgeous facial hair, Strider led all National League rookie … Read more

Colts @ Broncos

Colts @ Broncos

New York Yankees must resign Aaron Judge after historic season

The Yanks need to resign Judge or they’ll be saying SEE YA! to their best player — a homegrown talentImage: Getty Images No one could’ve predicted that Aaron Judge’s contract season would feature 62 home runs and enough memories for Yankees fans to blubber on about for seven lifetimes. I’d be interested to see what … Read more

Lionel Messi Says Qatar World Cup Will Be His Last

In a taped Star+ interview released Thursday, when asked if the upcoming World Cup — his fifth — would be his last, the 35-year old said “yes, surely yes.” The announcement sparked widespread media coverage in Argentina, where fans are scrambling to fill sticker books and tens of thousands of citizens are expected to travel … Read more

Open de Espana: Jon Rahm makes strong start in bid to join Seve Ballesteros as three-time winner | Golf News

Kiradech Aphibarnrat and Darius van Driel end rounds with birdie blitzes to share early lead with Ashun Wu; two-time champion Jon Rahm a shot off the pace on seven under; watch the second round in Madrid live on Friday from 1pm on Sky Sports Golf Last Updated: 06/10/22 8:04pm Jon Rahm carded an opening-round 64 … Read more

Worcester Warriors’ Premiership suspension and enforced relegation to Championship confirmed by RFU | Rugby Union News

RFU confirms Worcester have been suspended from the remainder of 2022/23 Premiership season and relegated to the Championship due to insolvency; RFU and administrators working together in attempt to allow University of Worcester Warriors women’s team to continue playing this season Last Updated: 06/10/22 6:35pm Worcester Warriors have been suspended for the remainder of the … Read more

Miami Marlins’ ace Sandy Alcantara completes Cy Young-worthy season

The Marlins’ Sandy Alcantara pitches against the Milwaukee Brewers at American Family Field on September 30, 2022 in Milwaukee, Wisconsin.Image: Getty Images As the baseball season draws to a close today, one of the rites of this time is to look at numbers that pop off the screen. For most of the last month, that’s … Read more