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De Villiers has ‘no regrets’ about leaving ‘unbearable’ pressures behind

De Villiers has ‘no regrets’ about leaving ‘unbearable’ pressures behind

AB de Villiers has "absolutely no regrets" about having walked away from international cricket, describing the day-to-day demands of the job as "unbearable at times". De Villiers, 34, retired from international cricket in May, just a year out from the 2019 World Cup and a little more than a month after a maiden Test series…
Ariana Grande Addresses The Craziest Rumors About Herself During ‘Carpool Karaoke’

Ariana Grande Addresses The Craziest Rumors About Herself During ‘Carpool Karaoke’

Come Friday (August 17), we'll all be bumping Sweetener in our cars, praising God Herself that Ariana Grande's fourth album has finally arrived. Until then, we'll have to settle for The Late Late Show's new edition of "Carpool Karaoke," which stars Ari and James Corden as they bump her biggest hits, blast pregnancy rumors, and…
Aretha Franklin, Queen Of Soul, Dead At 76

Aretha Franklin, Queen Of Soul, Dead At 76

Aretha Franklin, the "Queen of Soul," has died. According to the Associated Press, Franklin's publicist confirmed the legendary singer died Thursday (August 16) at her home in Detroit after suffering complications from advanced pancreatic cancer. She was 76. News of Franklin's death comes just days after several reports that she was seriously ill and that…
Everything You Need To Know About The 2018 MTV Video Music Awards

Everything You Need To Know About The 2018 MTV Video Music Awards

The 2018 MTV Video Music Awards are ready for liftoff, and for one night only, the sky is not the limit. The annual event celebrates the music and videos that dominated your playlists and served as the soundtrack to your life over the past year, and after spending last year in sunny Los Angeles, the…
59: Snedeker becomes 10th to break PGA barrier

59: Snedeker becomes 10th to break PGA barrier

Brandt Snedeker, despite making a bogey on his first hole of the day, made a birdie at the last to become just the 10th golfer in PGA Tour history to break golf's magic number, carding a 59 at the Wyndham Championships on Thursday. Snedeker, who began the first round on the 10th tee, started his…
Davis Cup changes to 18-team final tournament

Davis Cup changes to 18-team final tournament

NEW YORK -- The Davis Cup will be decided with a season-ending, 18-team tournament beginning next year. The new format replaces the one in which the Davis Cup is played over four weekends throughout the year. The top team event in men's tennis is often skipped by elite players already facing a crowded schedule. The…
Acuna’s elbow CT scan normal; OF day-to-day

Acuna’s elbow CT scan normal; OF day-to-day

A CT scan performed Wednesday night on Ronald Acuna Jr.'s left elbow came back normal and the rookie outfielder is considered day-to-day, the Atlanta Braves announced Thursday. Braves rookie Ronald Acuna Jr., who had homered in five straight games, was hit by the first pitch thrown by Marlins starter Jose Urena on Wednesday night, sparking…
McNair parents: Keep Durkin away from players

McNair parents: Keep Durkin away from players

The parents of Maryland offensive lineman Jordan McNair, who died in June from heatstroke caused during a team workout, say the toxic culture in the football program played a role in their son's death and that DJ Durkin should no longer be allowed to coach. "He shouldn't be able to work with anybody else's kid,"…
Rousey already thinking to extend WWE career

Rousey already thinking to extend WWE career

When Ronda Rousey joined WWE in January, she said there was a "set timeline" to her commitment because she intends to start a family. But her transition to professional wrestling has gone so well and been so enjoyable that she says she is rethinking any time limits. If you've stepped away from watching WWE on…
Hardik Pandya not a Test allrounder yet – Holding

Hardik Pandya not a Test allrounder yet – Holding

Hardik Pandya is not yet ready to take the allrounder's spot in India's Test team, according to former West Indies fast bowler Michael Holding, because he is not effective as a batsman and lacks control and consistency with the ball. "The [Indian] attack has not been the right balance," Holding told ESPNcricinfo. "Apparently they are…
8th Match (N), Caribbean Premier League at Kingston, Aug 15 2018 | Match Report | ESPNCricinfo

8th Match (N), Caribbean Premier League at Kingston, Aug 15 2018 | Match Report...

Jamaica Tallawahs 178 fo 4 (Taylor 51*, Kennar 49, Lamichhane 2-21) beat St Kitts and Nevis Patriots 131 (Santokie 2-13, Wasim 2-21) by 47 runs Ross Taylor swats the ball away¬†Getty ImagesArguably the most well-rounded team performance of the season for Jamaica Tallawahs helped them maintain their perfect start to CPL 2018 as they ended…
‘Patience will get me big runs’

‘Patience will get me big runs’

Prithvi Shaw's life changed on November 20, 2013, when he broke the record for the highest score in minor cricket in India, making 546 for Rizvi Springfield against St Francis D'Assisi in a Harris Shield match at Azad Maidan in Mumbai. He had just turned 14, and, as is routine in Mumbai cricket, he was…