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Daily Archives: June 19, 2017

Saul Alvarez fails to recognise Billy Joe Saunders

5:30 PM ET Nick Parkinson Close •Reports on boxing for, as well as several national newspapers•Has been reporting on British boxing for over 15 years•Appears on BoxNation’s Boxing Matters show Saul ‘Canelo’ Alvarez did not recognise Billy Joe Saunders when the Briton got up

Kevin Pietersen: Surrey T20 Blast stint set to be last in England

Kevin Pietersen opted to return to Surrey for this summer’s T20 Blast instead of playing in the Caribbean Premier League Kevin Pietersen says he is unlikely to play in England again after his stint with Surrey in this summer’s T20 Blast competition. The former England

Meath defeat was embarrassing & humiliating

Bernard Flynn warned Meath have to completely reassess the direction they are heading after an “embarrassing” and “humiliating” defeat to Kildare in the Lienster SFC semi-final. The Lilywhites stormed into their first Leinster final in eight years with a comprehensive 2-16 to 0-13 win in Tullamore.

Déise need role for Gleeson & clash with Cats

John Mullane said Waterford need two things to get their summer back on track: to find a defined role for Austin Gleeson, and to draw Kilkenny in the qualifiers. The Déise wilted in the searing Semple Stadium heat against a ferociously driven Cork on Saturday

Celtic-Linfield clash would not be played on 12 July

Linfield chairman Roy McGivern has said that a potential clash will Celtic will not be played on 12 July. The Northern Irish Premiership champions have been drawn against La Fiorita of San Marino in the Champions League first qualifying round, and if they can hurdle that

Nashville Predators sign defenseman Joonas Lyytinen to entry-level deal

NASHVILLE, Tenn. — The Nashville Predators have signed defenseman Joonas Lyytinen to a two-year, entry-level contract. The Predators announced the deal Monday. The 22-year-old Lyytinen just played his fourth season with KalPa in the Finnish League where he tied for seventh with eighth goals among

Veteran captain Shane Doan won’t be re-signed by Coyotes

Veteran captain Shane Doan will not be re-signed by the Arizona Coyotes, the team announced Monday. Doan, 40, has played only for the Coyotes, dating back 21 years, to before the franchise moved from Winnipeg. He was the seventh overall pick by the Jets in