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
9:00 AM ET Bob PockrassNASCAR Close • NASCAR writer for ESPN.com• 2009, 2013 NMPA Writer of the Year• More than 25 years experience covering motorsports Talk about domination. Kevin Harvick, Kyle Busch and Martin Truex Jr. have won 86 percent of the past 22 non-restrictor plate races, combining to lead 51 percent of the laps.
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
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
Willian reiterates his frustrations at Chelsea after being left on the bench on numerous occasions. The transfer window is open, and Transfer Talk has the latest rumours making the rounds. Follow along with our daily blog throughout the summer. TOP STORY: Man United launch Willian raid Jose Mourinho is ready to spend £60 million to
6:02 AM ET George Dobell England have confirmed that Chris Woakes will take no part in the limited-overs series against Australia as he deals with a “chronic” knee injury. Woakes sustained a tear in his right quad during the second Test against Pakistan in Leeds, but a statement released by the England management now suggests
5:59 AM ET ESPNcricinfo staff If Associate countries like Ireland and Scotland are not good enough to make it to the World Cup through the qualifying tournament, then they don’t deserve to take part in it, according to former India captain and commentator Sunil Gavaskar. There has been considerable protest from the Associates about the
12:42 AM ET ST. LOUIS — Chicago Cubs infielder Javier Baez left Sunday’s 5-0 loss to the St. Louis Cardinals after getting hit on his left elbow by a pitch from Cardinals pitcher Jack Flaherty in the top of the third inning. After the game, Baez said he thinks he’ll be ok. “I’m fine, just
10:41 PM ET Associated Press SOUTHAMPTON, N.Y. — One was about power. The other was about patience. Brooks Koepka has a game for the U.S. Open no matter the course, no matter the test, no matter the circumstances. He never lost hope when he began his title defense with a 75 and was 7-over par
10:34 PM ET SOUTHAMPTON, N.Y. — Bob Koepka grew up playing baseball and basketball, and he was a good enough pitcher to earn his spot in a college rotation at West Virginia Wesleyan. He knew what an athlete looked like back then, and he sure knew what separated a real sport from an activity or
Jun 17, 2018 SOUTHAMPTON, N.Y. — History will look at Brooks Koepka and note that he won the same major championship two years in a row. The only similarity in victories between last year and this year is that the name of the courses had the word “Hills” in it. Because, in truth, the U.S.
11:35 PM ET The Blue Jays beat the Nationals 8-6 on Sunday with back-to-back home runs in the bottom of the eighth inning from Teoscar Hernandez and Yangervis Solarte off Ryan Madson, who hadn’t allowed a home run all season and just two in 2017 and 2018 combined: If you’re looking for a new workout
8:41 PM ET Associated Press NEWTON, Iowa — Justin Allgaier won all three stages and the NASCAR Xfinity Series race Sunday at Iowa Speedway for his second victory of the season. Racing for Dale Earnhardt Jr. in JR Motorsports’ No. 7 Chevrolet Camaro, Allgaier led 182 of 250 laps and survived an unlucky late caution
7:43 PM ET PITTSBURGH — Two years from free agency in a robust quarterback market, Ben Roethlisberger isn’t concerned with landing a record-breaking contract. “I care about record-breaking Super Bowl wins and things like that — that’s more important to me,” the Pittsburgh Steelers quarterback told ESPN from his football pro camp Sunday in Pittsburgh.
5:28 PM ET Associated Press MARION, Ind. — Investigators have determined a fire likely was intentionally set at an Indiana bar, one day after the brother of NBA star Zach Randolph was fatally shot there. The fire happened at Hop’s Blues Room in Marion early Sunday — less than 24 hours after 35-year-old Roger Randolph
5:35 PM ET ESPN staff Deontay Wilder has taunted Eddie Hearn and Anthony Joshua, as a potential heavyweight unification fight between the two is yet to be confirmed. In a video posted on social media, Wilder insisted he called Hearn’s and Joshua’s bluff when the American offered $50 million to face Anthony Joshua to fight
2:46 PM ET FOXBOROUGH, Mass. — Acknowledging that he’s closer to retirement as he approaches his 41st birthday in August, New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady said in an interview with Oprah Winfrey that aired Sunday that he’s still motivated to keep playing. “I think about it more now than I used to. I think
LONDON — Of all the teams that have never lifted a World Cup, Belgium look best placed to win their first in Russia. The country boasts a golden generation of players, led by Kevin De Bruyne and Eden Hazard. Their main rival in the first-round group is England, which happens to be the country where