England captain Joe Root’s highest score in six innings in this series is 67 Australia v England, fourth Ashes Test Venue: Melbourne Cricket Ground Dates: 26-30 December (23:30 GMT, 25 December) Coverage: Ball-by-ball Test Match Special commentary on BBC Radio 5 live sports extra, Radio
WASHINGTON — The Nationals have finalized a deal with first baseman/outfielder Matt Adams. General manager Mike Rizzo on Friday announced Washington agreed to terms with Adams on a one-year contract. The deal to make Adams the Nationals’ new backup first baseman is worth $4 million.
Houston Texans defensive end Jadeveon Clowney fills trash cans sent to him by Jaguars fans with toys
7:37 PM ET Sarah BarshopESPN Staff Writer Close Covered the Packers for ESPN Milwaukee Marquette University graduate Follow on Twitter Facebook Twitter Facebook Messenger Pinterest Email print comment HOUSTON — Jadeveon Clowney knows how to turn trash into treasure. This week, Jaguars fans sent trash
The UFC sent a 17-page document titled “UFC Promotional Guidelines” to its entire roster Friday, and it included the company’s latest standards for promotional responsibilities and outfitting. Likely to catch athletes’ attention is an alteration to the payment structure of the outfitting policy, which went
NEW YORK — Major league baseball’s end-of-season average salary topped $4 million for the first time, according to final calculations released by the players’ association. The union said Friday that the average finished at $4,097,122. That marked a 3.3 percent increase from last year, when
Portland Trail Blazers All-Star guard Damian Lillard is expected to miss the next two games with a hamstring strain, league sources told ESPN on Friday. Lillard will be sidelined for Friday’s game against the Denver Nuggets and Saturday’s matchup on the road with the Los
Scrum V introduces the festive Bad Taste Quiz to Welsh rugby’s Pro14 derbies, pitting Dragons centre Jack Dixon against Cardiff Blues rival Willis Halaholo. The big question is, did they get the tasty treats… or something less appealing as they were quizzed by Catrin Heledd?
Tiger Woods is embarking on his latest comeback without a swing coach. Woods said Friday on Twitter that since fusion surgery on his lower back in April, he has been relearning his body and his golf swing by relying on feel and the previous three
Lightweight world titleholder Robert Easter Jr. came close to landing a title unification fight with Mikey Garcia. But now that Garcia has opted to challenge Sergey Lipinets for a junior welterweight title on Feb. 10, Easter will defend his crown against Javier Fortuna. The fight,
TORONTO — Maple Leafs star center Auston Matthews, who has been dealing with concussion symptoms after colliding with a teammate in a game earlier this month, participated in his first practice in two weeks on Friday. Matthews, who has missed six games, confirmed the nature