10:05 AM ET Osman Samiuddin in Dubai To shake hands or not to shake hands is perhaps not the most important conversation Sarfraz Ahmed will have this week. But to Tim Paine and this new Australia, as they move on from that era to this, what Paine called, “bit of a new one”, it is
11:12 AM ET Danyal Rasool National Bank fold for 44 (forty-four!) Perhaps no pitch truly is a 44 all out pitch, but if ever there was an exception, it would be had on the domestic circuit in Pakistan’s premier first-class competition (simply writing that is becoming embarrassing). In Faisalabad, A Shan Masood-led National Bank fell
8:00 AM ET Kenyan Drake and Larry Fitzgerald might have been the two most frustrating fantasy players in September. Not just because they underachieved so much — but because they came with enough potential that you probably kept trotting them out there in your starting lineup every week, hoping for a breakthrough that never came.
9:44 AM ET West Indies lost six wickets in a session on Friday and the remaining 14 were gone soon after tea on Saturday. In all, they batted only 98.5 overs. But that isn’t the story. The way they batted is. Keemo Paul and Roston Chase were the overnight batsmen. Their team was six down
1:00 AM ET BLACKSBURG, Va. — Why do we assume, when a loved one dies, they’d spend the afterlife keeping tabs on us? Consider it for a bit, as Virginia Tech’s Caleb Farley has, and it starts to sound downright ridiculous. All the mysteries of the universe are at your fingertips, and you’re watching a
9:44 AM ET Associated Press BEIJING — Anastasija Sevastova beat US Open champion Naomi Osaka 6-4, 6-4 on Saturday to reach the China Open final. The 20th-ranked Latvian will face Caroline Wozniacki of Denmark in the final. Wozniacki defeated China’s Wang Qiang 6-1, 6-3 in the other semifinal. Osaka, 20, required a medical break in
9:46 AM ET Week 6 is already off and running with so much pettiness. Is there anything better than old college football grudges? Stick around with us on Saturday for the best stuff. Fair game It’s a big day at the State Fair of Texas, where Texas and Oklahoma meet on Saturday in one of
7:00 AM ET Greg WyshynskiESPN SAN JOSE, Calif. — The shock hasn’t subsided for Erik Karlsson. Being forced to relocate across a continent from a city that he loved, the only place outside of Sweden he ever called home. Swapping the red and black of the Ottawa Senators, the only NHL uniform he has worn,
8:00 AM ET Marly RiveraESPN Writer Close Marly Rivera is a writer for ESPNdeportes.com and ESPN.com. Josh Donaldson and Edwin Encarnacion might seem like an unlikely duo to have become friends. One of them is flamboyant and boisterous, the other one is discreet and introverted. One hails from Alabama (via nearby Pensacola) and was a
7:30 AM ET BOSTON — This was what Giancarlo Stanton wanted all along — a chance. Before he even slid his bulky arms into his pinstriped No. 27 New York Yankees jersey for the first time at an introductory media conference in December, the slugger had been simply seeking an opportunity to play for a
Lewis Hamilton said he saw the Ferraris pull out of their garage on treaded tyres at the start of final qualifying in Japan and immediately felt “it wasn’t the right decision”. By the time the had got to the end of the pit lane, Sebastian Vettel agreed and got on the radio to say so.
3:00 AM ET ESPNcricinfo staff Pakistan women 78 for 3 (Javeria 36, Muneeba 18*) beat Bangladesh women 77 (Natalia 3-20, Sana 2-10) by seven wickets Nahida Khan and Javeria Khan reach out for a fist pump ACC After the ignominy of being bowled out for 30 last week, Bangladesh women’s were beaten after making a disappointing
7:38 AM ET Associated Press SINGAPORE — Lin Yuxin of China beat the weather and broke the course record with an 8-under 62 to take a one-shot lead Saturday in the Asia-Pacific Amateur. Lin is trying to join Japanese great Hideki Matsuyama as the only back-to-back winners of the Asia-Pacific Amateur in its 10-year history.
5:13 AM ET Saurabh Somani Uttarakhand opener Karnaveer Kaushal became the first batsman to score a double-century in the Vijay Hazare Trophy, hitting 202 off 135 balls in a Plate Group match against Sikkim on Saturday. The previous highest score in the Vijay Hazare Trophy was Ajinkya Rahane’s 187 for Mumbai against Maharashtra in Pune
Lewis Hamilton took pole position for the Japanese Grand Prix with title rival Sebastian Vettel ninth after yet another Ferrari mix-up. Hamilton set his pole lap in the first part of the final qualifying session while Ferrari missed an opportunity to run in the dry as a result of team and driver errors. They erroneously
DORTMUND, Germany — Former Barcelona striker Paco Alcacer said he might be experiencing the best moment of his career after scoring a hat trick in Borussia Dortmund’s 4-3 win against FC Augsburg on Saturday. Alcacer, 25, sent the Westfalenstadion into a frenzy as he scored a dramatic winner in the sixth minute of stoppage time
3:29 AM ET LOS ANGELES — Late into Friday night, in the aftermath of a unique sort of masterpiece in Game 2 of this National League Division Series, Clayton Kershaw was asked, with his children on both knees, if his most recent triumph provided him with an extra dose of satisfaction, given the circumstances leading
2018 Youth Olympic Games Venue: Buenos Aires, Argentina Dates: 6-18 October Coverage: You can watch daily live coverage of the Youth Olympics via the BBC Red Button and BBC Sport website & app from 14:00 BST each day and highlights from 08:00 BST each day. BMX rider Ross Cullen will be Great Britain’s flag-bearer at