3:00 AM ET West Indies 300 (Smith 61, Kumara 4-86) and 55 for 3 (Brathwaite 32*, Dowrich 0*) trail Sri Lanka 253 and 342 (Mendis 87, Dickwella 62, Gabriel 8-62) by 241 runs Kasun Rajitha celebrates a wicket AFP Seamers helped Sri Lanka strides toward a series-levelling victory, after Shannon Gabriel had completed an exceptional
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5:08 PM ET Alabama Crimson Tide further strengthened its No. 1-rated 2019 class Monday with the addition of ESPN 300 prospect Justin Eboigbe. Read below to see how he fits the mold of the classic, versatile defensive lineman from the Nick Saban era: Insider Become an insider and get access to all our articles and
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5:25 PM ET Associated Press LONDON — Roger Federer is back at No. 1 in the ATP rankings, once again swapping spots with Rafael Nadal. Federer’s title at the grass-court tournament in Stuttgart, Germany, last week pushed him up from No. 2 on Monday. Nadal dropped down from No. 1 after sitting out last week
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4:12 PM ET The WBC meted out its punishment on Monday to former bantamweight world titlist Luis Nery for failing to make weight for a March title defense, suspending him for six months from participating in any bouts the organization is involved in. Nery was due to defend his 118-pound belt in a rematch with
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3:51 PM ET METAIRIE, La. — Former New Orleans Saints cornerback Delvin Breaux is returning to the CFL’s Hamilton Tiger-Cats, where he was an all-star in 2014, a source confirmed to ESPN. Breaux, 28, signed just a one-year deal in hopes of a possible NFL return next year, according to the source. The news of
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3:24 PM ET The UFC has finalized a welterweight matchup between Sage Northcutt and Zak Ottow for a UFC Fight Night event on July 14 in Boise, Idaho. Ottow (16-5) discussed the 170-pound matchup on his social media feed as far back as May, but UFC officials only made the bout official this week. Northcutt
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3:11 PM ET ESPN staff Carla Suarez Navarro crashed out of the opening round of the Mallorca Open on Monday, suffering defeat to compatriot Lara Arruabarrena. Arrubarrena clinched the first set 6-4, before Suarez Navarro fought back to a tiebreak in the second before eventually falling out 7-6(4) in the final set. Earlier in the
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3:20 PM ET Barry Trotz, who lead the Washington Capitals to their first Stanley Cup, as resigned. “After careful consideration and consultation with my family, I am officially announcing my resignation as Head Coach of the Washington Capitals,” Trotz said in a statement Monday. Barry Trotz hoists up the Stanley Cup after Game Five of
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1:26 PM ET David Purdum Close ESPN Staff Writer Joined ESPN in 2014 Journalist covering gambling industry since 2008 Doug Kezirian Close ESPN SportsCenter anchor Behind The Bets podcast host When the Supreme Court ruled the Professional and Amateur Sports Protection Act (PASPA) unconstitutional on May 14, it opened the door for legalized sports betting
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1:12 PM ET UFC lightweight Al Iaquinta is not going back to afternoon weigh-ins. That is one fight the Long Island native says he will not lose. Iaquinta (13-4-1) will face Justin Gaethje on Aug. 25, in Lincoln, Nebraska — and will obviously need to make weight the day before. At the moment, there is
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10:08 AM BST The Wallabies are set to speak to match officials about their main attacking weapon Israel Folau being blunted by what they consider Ireland’s illegal blocking tactics. While they concede their discipline and kicking both needed to improve after the second Test loss in Melbourne, Wallabies officials were concerned by some of the
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10:35 AM ET Associated Press ST. PAUL, Minn. — The PGA Tour is putting Minnesota on its schedule for the first time under an agreement that elevates a PGA Tour Champions event. The 3M Open Fund will start its seven-year deal next summer. The 2019 dates for the 3M Open will not be announced until
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8:54 AM BST ESPN staff Wales coach Warren Gatland believes Wales and England are “poles apart” heading towards next year’s World Cup. Gatland’s side will leave Argentina as the only northern hemisphere side to have won all of their games on their end of season tour after sealing a series victory with a 30-12 win
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