6:53 AM BST The experience of hosting the men’s 2011 Rugby World Cup has indicated the wholehearted support New Zealand would give to a potential women’s tournament in 2021, All Blacks coach Steve Hansen has said. New Zealand were one of six countries confirmed by World Rugby on Wednesday as having expressed an interest to
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7:15 PM ET Mitchell Lamb SATURDAY’S BEST Rosehill Race 1 No.4 Pedicel (Kerrin McEvoy) – $4.40 After looking the part at the trials, I was super keen on Pedicel at her debut and she did a wonderful job when saluting at Canterbury, where not everything went right for her, as she was out of her
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11:14 PM ET Associated Press BERKELEY, Calif. — California incoming freshman linebacker Chris Fatilua has suffered a serious spinal cord injury. Fatilua’s family issued a statement through the school on Tuesday. The family said the injury stemmed from an accident Monday afternoon in San Diego and that Fatilua’s long-term prognosis is unknown. The family said
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11:41 PM ET A majority of Washington Capitals players say they would visit the White House, if invited, to celebrate their Stanley Cup title. Barry Trotz and the Capitals have begun discussing a contract extension that would keep the pending free-agent coach with the team for next season and beyond after winning the Stanley Cup.
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9:23 PM ET Ramona Shelburne Close ESPN Senior Writer Senior writer for ESPN.com Spent seven years at the Los Angeles Daily News Ohm Youngmisuk Close ESPN Staff Writer Ohm Youngmisuk has covered the Giants, Jets and the NFL since 2006. Prior to that, he covered the Nets, Knicks and the NBA for nearly a decade.
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6:42 PM ET Maria Sharapova and Madison Keys have both been forced to withdraw from the Nature Valley Classic in Birmingham. Sharapova, who enjoyed a recent run to the French Open quarterfinals, has had an injury-plagued start to the season and cited the need for rest as the reason for her withdrawal. Keys will miss
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8:43 PM ET In the end, unified middleweight world champion Gennady Golovkin and Canelo Alvarez worked out an agreement on Wednesday for their much-anticipated rematch on Sept. 15 at T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas, but it was a wild day getting it across the finish line. Two hours after the Golden Boy Promotions-imposed 12 p.m.
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6:08 PM ET Associated Press INDIO, Calif. — PGA of America President Paul Levy is facing a misdemeanor DUI charge after veering off a road in California and hitting a sign last week. The PGA of America says it will support Levy as he seeks counseling and deals with the consequences of his arrest. Palm
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4:50 PM ET Bob PockrassNASCAR Close • NASCAR writer for ESPN.com• 2009, 2013 NMPA Writer of the Year• More than 25 years experience covering motorsports NASCAR will race at the same racetracks in 2019 as it plans to do in 2018 in both its Xfinty Series and newly named Gander Outdoors Truck Series. But the
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3:04 PM ET EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. — New York Giants offensive tackle Ereck Flowers admitted it was tough to get that phone call from coach Pat Shurmur earlier this offseason following the signing of Nate Solder to a record contract. Solder would be taking his position, and Flowers was being asked to move to right
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3:05 PM BST ESPN staff Joe Launchbury has provided Eddie Jones with a much needed injury boost after being declared fit for England’s second Test against South Africa. Launchbury missed the opening encounter at Ellis Park after sustaining a calf problem in training, but the Wasps captain will be fit to take to the field
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