4:30 PM ET ESPN staff No. 1 seed Caroline Garcia battled her way to victory over Hsieh Su-wei in the round-of-32 at the Mallorca Open. Garcia, who is the current world No. 6, beat Su-wei 7-6 (4), 1-6, 6-4 in an impressive performance which also included seven aces. She will now face Johanna Larsson in
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12:14 PM ET The Cleveland Browns signed former No. 2 overall pick Greg Robinson on Tuesday, the team announced. The signing comes days after the NFL announced that offensive tackle Donald Stephenson has been suspended for the first two games of the 2018 season for violating the league’s substance-abuse policy. Last season with the Detroit
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11:55 AM ET Emily KaplanESPN The deals: Sharks get: D Cody Donaghey, 2018 fourth-round pick (Golden Knights), 2018 fifth-round pick (Panthers), 2018 second-round pick (Panthers), 2020 fifth-round pick (Senators) Panthers get: LW/RW Mike Hoffman, 2018 seventh-round pick (Sharks) Senators get: LW Mikkel Boedker, D Julius Bergman, 2020 sixth-round pick (Sharks) Insider Become an insider and
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10:42 AM BST ESPN staff South Africa forward Duane Vermeulen says Billy Vunipola will be a ‘big loss’ for England as the Springboks ramp up the pressure on Eddie Jones’ side. The Saracens No. 8 has returned home after re-fracturing his arm during Saturday’s second Test in Bloemfontein — the latest in a series of
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6:01 AM ET George Dobell Sam and Tom Curran are set to become the first brothers to play together for England this century having been named in the England squad for the Vitality T20I series against Australia and India. The Surrey pair, who have both played international cricket but never in the same side, are
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4:07 AM ET Associated Press ST. AUGUSTINE, Fla. — Dutch Rennert, a National League umpire from 1973 to 1992 who was known for his animated, booming strike calls, has died. He was 88. St. John’s Family Funeral Home and Crematory in St. Augustine, Florida, confirmed Monday night that Rennert died on Sunday. A cause of
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11:42 PM ET The IBF had a busy day on Monday, canceling two purse bids because deals were made and rescheduling two others. The sanctioning organization notified its registered promoters that the purse bid scheduled to determine the promotional rights for the vacant junior welterweight title bout between Ivan “The Beast” Baranchyk and Anthony Yigit
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6:12 PM BST Rassie Erasmus praised his much-maligned predecessor Allister Coetzee on Monday for the improved skills of the South African side that have seen them clinch a three-match home series against England with a game to spare. Coetzee was sacked as Springbok coach in February after securing 11 wins out of 25 tests —
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10:48 PM ET Former Notre Dame running back Allen Pinkett said he and play-by-play man Don Criqui are out as the radio broadcast team for the Fighting Irish. Pinkett has been doing the national radio broadcasts for Notre Dame since 2001. He began as an analyst with play-by-play man Tony Roberts, who was replaced in
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7:49 PM ET CHICAGO — Los Angeles Dodgers ace Clayton Kershaw threw a three-inning simulated game at Wrigley Field on Monday, then pronounced himself ready to take a turn in the rotation. That rotation may not be that of the Dodgers, said manager Dave Roberts. “Absolutely we’re ready for him to pitch in four or
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6:54 PM ET ESPN News Services ISTANBUL — A Turkish court has accepted an indictment charging the father of NBA player Enes Kanter with “membership in a terror group,” the country’s official news agency reported Monday. The indictment followed an investigation of Mehmet Kanter, and prosecutors planned to seek his conviction and a prison term
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12:31 AM ET Nick DePaulaESPN As part of its aggressive commitment to relaunch its basketball sneaker category for the first time in 20 years, Puma on Monday announced that rapper and business mogul Jay-Z has been named to a high-profile role with Puma Basketball. A Puma spokesperson told ESPN Monday afternoon that Jay-Z’s title would
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7:36 PM ET Emily KaplanESPN More than two months after the tragedy that killed their teammates, 10 of the surviving members of the Humboldt Broncos will be reunited for the first time. The members of the junior hockey team will be honored at the NHL Awards in Las Vegas on Wednesday. The NHL also plans
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