9:55 PM ET Associated Press NEWTON, Iowa — Brett Moffitt bolstered his breakout season with a stirring win on his home track. The Iowa driver hopes that winning yet again — after fighting off a thrilling late move by Noah Gragson — will help him find the sponsorships he needs to keep it going. Moffitt
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8:56 PM BST BLOEMFONTEIN, South Africa — England coach Eddie Jones says he does not know what led to Ben Youngs snubbing a television interview after only one question following their 23-12 defeat at the hands of South Africa in Bloemfontein. With the win, the Springboks clinched their three-Test home series against England with a
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8:36 PM ET Associated Press LOUISVILLE, Ky. — Triple Crown winner Justify was calm while posing for thousands of fans who cheered and took pictures of horse racing’s newest superstar in 90-degree heat at Churchill Downs. A week after becoming the second Triple Crown champion in four years and 13th overall, the unbeaten chestnut colt
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3:37 PM ET SOUTHAMPTON, N.Y. – In an apparent act of frustration, Phil Mickelson chased after his moving ball on the 13th green Saturday at Shinnecock Hills and struck it before it could get farther from the hole. Doing so is a breach of Rule 14.5 which prohibits a player from hitting a moving ball.
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8:45 PM ET Georgia has added a dynamic, under-the-radar quarterback prospect to its mix of signal-callers. Continue reading to see why ESPN 300 prospect John Rhys Plumlee is exactly what the Bulldogs need at QB in this class: Insider Become an insider and get access to all our articles and tools. View Insider Benefits Magazine
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7:25 PM BST Bloemfontein, South Africa — The Springboks defeated England in another pulsating Test match, which the hosts won 23-12, albeit the action perhaps didn’t ultimately match that at Ellis Park in Johannesburg the week before. John Goliath assesses five points out of the action. England tested the Springboks aerially England kicked a lot
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7:30 PM ET Associated Press KANSAS CITY, Mo. — A.J. Hinch wiped the sweat from his brow after watching his Houston Astros win their 10th straight game on Saturday, joking that he might get tossed early the next time out to avoid the Kansas City heat. The skipper hasn’t been sweating many outcomes lately. Houston’s
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7:36 PM ET ESPN News Services LOS ANGELES — San Francisco Giants third baseman Evan Longoria has elected to have surgery on his broken left hand, hoping that can speed his return to the field. Longoria was injured Thursday when he was hit in the hand by a pitch from Miami’s Dan Straily. Longoria underwent
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6:29 PM ET Associated Press ATLANTA — The Atlanta Braves have placed pitcher Mike Foltynewicz on the 10-day disabled list with triceps tightness and reinstated Julio Teheran to take his place. After Foltynewicz threw a bullpen session Saturday, the team decided to give him extra rest in hopes of bringing him back next weekend. The
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6:23 PM ET Hall of Fame center Shaquille O’Neal says he spent the past few seasons of his career chasing championships. He doesn’t believe LeBron James should do the same thing. For the third time in his career, the offseason revolves around LeBron James. Here’s everything you need to know about The Decision 3.0. LeBron
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1:52 PM ET Nick Parkinson Close •Reports on boxing for ESPN.co.uk, as well as several national newspapers•Has been reporting on British boxing for over 15 years•Appears on BoxNation’s Boxing Matters show Martin Murray believes Billy Joe Saunders faked injury to pull out of fighting him on June 23. Saunders postponed a scheduled defence of his
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7:47 PM ET In a rare occurrence, the invitations to the NBA draft green room possibly will not include a non-collegiate player, league sources told ESPN. ESPN’s second-rated prospect, Slovenian Luka Doncic, will not be attending the draft unless his Real Madrid season in the Spanish ACB league ends with a playoff loss on Tuesday.
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2:42 PM ET Associated Press MARION, Ind. — Authorities say a brother of Sacramento Kings forward Zach Randolph was shot and killed outside of an Indiana bar. Police say an officer heard gunfire at around 5 a.m. Saturday and found Roger Randolph bleeding between two cars outside of Hop’s Blues Room in Marion. They say
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2:11 PM ET Odell Beckham Jr. said he will attend the New York Giants‘ training camp next month, despite his desire for a new contract. When asked Saturday if the media will see him at training camp, Beckham replied, “Yes, sir. Yes, you will.” “No holdout,” added Beckham, who was working at his youth instructional
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11:54 AM ET ESPN staff Coco Vandeweghe is out of the Libema Open after she lost to Serbia’s Aleksandra Krunic in Saturday’s semifinal. The top seed from the USA conceded successive tie breaks after winning the first set at Hertogenbosch, finally losing out 6-2, 6-7 (4), 6-7 (1). Maria Sharapova and Madison Keys have withdrawn
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12:27 PM ET Former Oregon linebacker Fotu Leiato, who was dismissed from the team this past spring, was killed in a single-car accident near Autzen Stadium early Friday morning, according to the Eugene (Oregon) Police Department. According to a statement from Eugene police, a 22-year-old male driver wrecked his Kia sedan around 5:31 a.m. ET
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