Sports

Sports Venus Williams settles wrongful death lawsuit related to fatal auto crash
Author: 0 Venus Williams settles wrongful death lawsuit related to fatal auto crash

Barson, who was a passenger in a sedan that collided with the SUV that Williams was driving, died 13 days after the accident. Court filings from last week show that the case was dismissed with prejudice after a settlement was reached between Williams and Barson's estate, but the settlement amount was not listed.

Sports Bengals Fall to Ravens
Author: 0 Bengals Fall to Ravens

Jackson ran 655 times at Louisville and won the 2016 Heisman Trophy for his ability to carry the ball, not throw it. "I've been pretty pissed off", Ramsey said after Sunday's 20-16 loss to Pittsburgh at TIAA Bank Field, which was sealed on Ben Roethlisberger's 1-yard touchdown run with five seconds to play.

Sports James McClean 'gutted' after Martin O'Neill and the FAI part ways
Author: 0 James McClean 'gutted' after Martin O'Neill and the FAI part ways

Martin O'Neill has left his job as Republic of Ireland manager by mutual agreement. Pressure mounted on O'Neill after a tiresome Uefa Nations League campaign which saw Ireland relegated from their group. 'There have been many highlights during Martin's reign - none more so than EURO 2016 in France, which will live long in the memory of all Irish supporters.

Sports Logano wins race, NASCAR season title
Author: 0 Logano wins race, NASCAR season title

Fans hope the four championship-contending cars are legal but won't know for sure until the cars have been inspected, long after the champagne celebration is over, because the culture of cheating in NASCAR lingers. I just couldn't do it. "It's exciting. It's kind of exciting where we are". As expected, the emotions in the season finale were off the charts for the Denver-based Furniture Row Racing team, which announced in early September it would cease operations after the completion of the ...

Sports Van Dijk Warmly Embraces Teary-Eyed Referee Whose Mother Passed Away
Author: 0 Van Dijk Warmly Embraces Teary-Eyed Referee Whose Mother Passed Away

I wished him strength and said that he had [reffed] well. "It's a small thing , but maybe it helps him", he added. Gelsenkirchen - Virgil van Dijk sent the Netherlands into the Nations League semi-finals after completing a dramatic comeback from two goals down with a 91st-minute equaliser that saw the Dutch snatch 2-2 draw away to Germany on Monday.

Sports Injured Mbappe substituted in France friendly
Author: 0 Injured Mbappe substituted in France friendly

That was his 33rd goal for France - just one fewer than former Juventus and Monaco striker David Trezeguet, who is third on the all-time list. However, half an hour into the game, coach Didier Deschamps was forced into a change when Kylian Mbappe was injured.

Sports Five things we learnt from the Socceroos' win over Lebanon
Author: 0 Five things we learnt from the Socceroos' win over Lebanon

But will Tim Cahill make an impact or will it be more of a cameo? So while the chances dried up as Cahill got on the park, his appearance really was more about being there and saying thank you. "So I said to him you may have to be number four now and play number four". Mustafa Amini and Jackson Irvine were called into the midfield and Boyle, Juric and Awer Mabil provided a new strikeforce.

Sports Djokovic crushes Isner in straight sets — ATP finals
Author: 0 Djokovic crushes Isner in straight sets — ATP finals

The world number one's place in the semi-finals will be secured if Isner overcomes Marin Cilic or the Croatian wins in three sets later on Wednesday. There was not so much as a break point in the first eight games, but then Djokovic looked as though the long exchanges were taking their toll on the Serb, and he sucked in air as he faced two break points.

Sports What Charles Howell III said after winning RSM Classic
Author: 0 What Charles Howell III said after winning RSM Classic

A birdie at the second playoff hole ended the long drought for the 39-year-old American after one of the worst starts he could have imagined with a bogey at his first hole followed by a double-bogey at the second. "I just haven't been able to pull it off for so long". By the end of the third round, his lead was down to one shot over PGA Tour rookie Cameron Champ and Jason Gore, who each shot 66 and made up ground on the back nine of the Seaside course at Sea Island.

Sports J.R. Smith Will Stay Away From Cavs While Waiting On Trade
Author: 0 J.R. Smith Will Stay Away From Cavs While Waiting On Trade

After a loss Monday sent Cleveland to the bottom of the National Basketball Association standings at 2-13, Smith told The Athletic's Jason Lloyd the clear plan was to tank and collect high draft picks. With that being the case, Joe Vardon of The Athletic is reporting that Smith is no longer actively with the team and is working with the front office in hopes of facilitating a trade to another team.

Sports Why Rams, Chiefs Players Would Have Boycotted Mexico NFL Game
Author: 0 Why Rams, Chiefs Players Would Have Boycotted Mexico NFL Game

The game started with the Chiefs down 13-0 in the first half, but the score didn't last. The LA Rams and the Kansas City Chiefs are arguably the two hottest teams in the National Football League this season, and both are led by Quarterbacks under 25 years old.

Sports Howell with another 64 takes 3-shot lead at RSM Classic
Author: 0 Howell with another 64 takes 3-shot lead at RSM Classic

Charles Howell snapped an 11-year US PGA Tour win drought in epic fashion, sinking a 20-foot birdie putt on the second playoff hole to capture the RSM Classic. "I chose to just get in the fairway, just give myself looks on the greens, and that's been paying off so far", Champ said. SHORT SHOTS: Nick Watney jumps 41 spots to solo fourth at 9 under thanks to a Friday 8-under 64 at Plantation.

Sports Malcolm Jenkins flips off Sean Payton
Author: 0 Malcolm Jenkins flips off Sean Payton

And there's a little bit of proof that the defending Super Bowl champions are in a bit of a downward spiral. That wasn't the case at all, and according to NBC Sports' Peter King , who spent time with the Saints prior to their blowout victory over the Eagles, New Orleans wanted the ball in Wentz's hands when it counted.

Sports Yankees Acquire James Paxton from Mariners in Blockbuster Trade
Author: 0 Yankees Acquire James Paxton from Mariners in Blockbuster Trade

NY has been linked to Seattle Mariners lefty James Paxton for a while, and the Mariners have made it clear they want to sell this offseason. The Yankees have acquired left-handed starter James Paxton from the Seattle Mariners. As of Monday, the Bombers' starters include Severino, Paxton, Masahiro Tanaka and CC Sabathia , who signed a one-year deal earlier this month after announcing his intention to play one more season before retiring.

Sports No fear of paralysis for F3 driver after surgery
Author: 0 No fear of paralysis for F3 driver after surgery

Trackside marshal Chan Cha was also involved in the incident, and suffered a broken jaw which will keep under the doctor's care for the remainder of the week. Also a special thank to Dr. Riccardo Ceccarelli and last but not least my Team @vanamersfoortracing, @facuregaliaoficial and @fhabsburg62, who all suffer with me - you are phenomenal.

Sports Brave Japan run out of steam against England at Twickenham
Author: 0 Brave Japan run out of steam against England at Twickenham

Coach Eddie Jones sent on most of his big-gun replacements during the second half and, inspired by Owen Farrell , they made the difference as tries for Mark Wilson , debutant winger Joe Cokanasiga and Dylan Hartley and the boot of George Ford completed the comeback.

Sports Alexander Zverev Shocks Novak Djokovic To Win ATP Finals
Author: 0 Alexander Zverev Shocks Novak Djokovic To Win ATP Finals

After Zverev's win Saturday, the young German was struggling to understand why sections of the crowd had booed him for calling a let during a point when a ball boy spilled the ball and moved forward to retrieve it. "I was more aggressive today". The Djokovic fightback never came and he was broken for a fourth time at the end of the match to miss out on what would have been a fifth ATP Finals title.

Sports Dutch into Nations League finals on dramatic draw in Germany
Author: 0 Dutch into Nations League finals on dramatic draw in Germany

The Netherlands face their rivals Germany in a huge Nations League clash that could send them to the finals next summer. Romania are also chasing promotion to League C against Montenegro on Tuesday, as are Serbia, which will enter League B with a win or if Romania fail to beat Montenegro.

Sports Wizards fine Wall for verbal barrage
Author: 0 Wizards fine Wall for verbal barrage

Washington has yet to shop their All-Star backcourt around, but it has become rapidly apparent that the team could part with either of them in order to turn the corner. "We've got to just play with more enthusiasm, more effort, more energy", Brooks told reporters Sunday. Despite similar counting stats and Wall's name recognition, Beal may be the more attractive trade piece.

Sports Neville doubts Pickford's ability to replace De Gea at Man Utd
Author: 0 Neville doubts Pickford's ability to replace De Gea at Man Utd

According to The Sun , United are already preparing for life after De Gea , and the Premier League giants have identified Pickford as the flawless replacement. "I actually think global football suits him a lot in the sense of the way the team play". I was nervous about him before the World Cup but he's winning me over slowly'.

Sports NRL Player Jarryd Hayne Charged With Aggravated Sexual Assault
Author: 0 NRL Player Jarryd Hayne Charged With Aggravated Sexual Assault

Detectives from NSW Police's Child Abuse and Sex Crimes Squad will allege in court that Hayne sexually assaulted a 26-year-old woman in a home on September 30. It is the second sexual assault allegation levelled at the embattled rugby league player, who is now fighting a civil lawsuit in the U.S. over allegations he had non-consensual sex with a woman in December 2015, while he was in the USA playing NFL for the San Francisco 49ers.

Sports India will miss all-rounder Pandya: coach
Author: 0 India will miss all-rounder Pandya: coach

I've not played at Perth in the new stadium. However, his deputy Rohit Sharma has proved in the recent past that he is perhaps the most vital cog in India's batting in the shortest format. It's not that easy for us. "Australia in Australia will always be risky without a doubt". "The challenge obviously is red-ball cricket which right now I'm not thinking of".

Sports Chicago Bears: 3 things we learned from win over Vikings
Author: 0 Chicago Bears: 3 things we learned from win over Vikings

He threw two touchdowns in the final 4:51 and got intercepted two times . The Bears forced the Vikings to go three-and-out on their second straight drive following the touchdown. But the Vikings came up short after winning four of five. Bears kicker Cody Parkey made a 41-yard field goal with 50 seconds to play in the second quarter to give the Bears a 14-0 lead at halftime.

Sports Redskins QB Alex Smith done for season
Author: 0 Redskins QB Alex Smith done for season

Yates and Sanchez. Washington Redskins quarterback Alex Smith was lost for the season on Sunday when he broke his tibia and fibula on a scary, freak tackle by J.J. Washington's passing game coordinator Kevin O'Connell is also familiar with Sanchez and that's because he backed him up for two seasons in NY. The topic is back in the forefront with the Washington Redskins needing help at quarterback.

Sports Race to Dubai: Tommy Fleetwood's title defence over
Author: 0 Race to Dubai: Tommy Fleetwood's title defence over

I'm just massively proud of myself and everyone that's been around me ". "I never thought something like this would happen to me to be honest, and now it's going to be a challenge to reset before next year and work as hard as I did the past winter and try to reproduce the same golf".

Sports Avoid confrontation with Kohli, du Plessis tells Australia
Author: 0 Avoid confrontation with Kohli, du Plessis tells Australia

South Africa also downed Australia 2-1 in the one-day series preceding the one-off T20 global. "We'll turn it around real quick against India ". That left South Africa at 84 for three, triggering a rash of late wickets for only 24 runs. But with the hosts cruising Maxwell put on the brakes with his offspin before the seamers Andrew Tye - 18 for two - and Nathan Coulter-Nile - 19 for two - maintained the pressure.

Sports Truex falls just short in title defense — NASCAR notebook
Author: 0 Truex falls just short in title defense — NASCAR notebook

NBCSN handles all of the on-track sessions for the weekend until the very last Cup Series race of 2018, which will be carried on NBC. Busch was gifted the coveted No. The championship is the first on the national level for Moffitt, 26, who made his NASCAR debut in 2012 but didn't get his first full season in any series until this year.

Sports Rangers acquire Strome from Oilers for Spooner
Author: 0 Rangers acquire Strome from Oilers for Spooner

He was acquired in a trade with the Boston Bruins on February 25 with forward Matt Beleskey, defenseman prospect Ryan Lindgren and a first-round pick in the 2018 NHL Draft, for forward Rick Nash. Spooner had a goal and an assist in 16 games this season with the Rangers. But Spooner has not been a good fit for the new system used by head coach David Quinn and has seen reduced playing time.

Sports Retired boxer agrees to face kickboxer Tenshin Nasukawa
Author: 0 Retired boxer agrees to face kickboxer Tenshin Nasukawa

Just because I'm retired from boxing, I still make appearances worldwide and make a ton of money ". No kicking. It's going to be the highest paid exhibition ever. "No kicking", Mayweather said. Unlike his insanely lucrative novelty bout with Conor McGregor in the summer of 2017, Mayweather makes it clear that this bout will not go on his record.

Sports Redskins’ QB Alex Smith leaves game with gruesome leg injury
Author: 0 Redskins’ QB Alex Smith leaves game with gruesome leg injury

After Washington initially classified it as an ankle injury, coach Jay Gruden confirmed after the game that Smith had broken his tibia and fibula and would need immediate surgery. Colt McCoy came on to replace Smith as the Redskins quarterback. The Redskins, who entered Week 11 with a 6-3 record, are looking to win the NFC East in a year in which the Super Bowl champion Philadelphia Eagles have underachieved.