England make five changes for Scotland Six Nations showdown
Rugby

England make five changes for Scotland Six Nations showdown

Tom Hamilton, Senior WriterFeb 22, 2024, 08:36 PMClose• Joined ESPN in 2011 • Covered two Olympics, a pair of Rugby World Cups and two British & Irish Lions tours • Previously rugby editor, and became senior writer in 2018Follow on XEmailPrintOpen Extended ReactionsEngland have made five changes for Saturday’s Calcutta Cup clash against Scotland at Murrayfield in the […]

Floyd Mayweather breaks down into tears as he opens up on his long-time assistant Marikit Laurico’s death at age 47 last year as he hails her as the ‘sister I never had’
Boxing

Floyd Mayweather breaks down into tears as he opens up on his long-time assistant Marikit Laurico’s death at age 47 last year as he hails her as the ‘sister I never had’

An emotional Floyd Mayweather broke down as he praised his long-time assistant and ‘best friend’ Marikit Laurico. ‘Kitchie’ Laurico died last March at the age of 47 after reportedly suffering with health issues. She had worked with the five-division world champion for much of his 25-year career in boxing. And speaking on the Pivot podcast this week, the […]

Floyd Mayweather breaks down into tears as he opens up on his long-time assistant Marikit Laurico’s death at age 47 last year as he hails her as the ‘sister I never had’
Boxing

Floyd Mayweather breaks down into tears as he opens up on his long-time assistant Marikit Laurico’s death at age 47 last year as he hails her as the ‘sister I never had’

An emotional Floyd Mayweather broke down as he praised his long-time assistant and ‘best friend’ Marikit Laurico. ‘Kitchie’ Laurico died last March at the age of 47 after reportedly suffering with health issues. She had worked with the five-division world champion for much of his 25-year career in boxing. And speaking on the Pivot podcast this week, the […]

Jadeja, the batter – maybe mundane, definitely magnificent
Cricket

Jadeja, the batter – maybe mundane, definitely magnificent

AnalysisJadeja, the batter – mundane but magnificentWhen did Ravindra Jadeja get so good with the bat? You may not have noticed, but it has been a whileKarthik Krishnaswamy22-Feb-2024 • 17 hrs ago1:11Manjrekar on the talking points for Ranchi, from India’s perspectiveAt some point around 2018 or thereabouts, commentators began to notice that Ravindra Jadeja had […]

CPL 2024 – Antigua & Barbuda Falcons replace Jamaica Tallawahs
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CPL 2024 – Antigua & Barbuda Falcons replace Jamaica Tallawahs

NewsAntigua & Barbuda Falcons unveiled as new CPL franchiseFalcons are the first Antigua-based CPL franchise after a ten-year gapESPNcricinfo staff21-Feb-2024 • 22 hrs agoKrishna Persaud (left) at the ceremony to unveil Antigua & Barbuda Falcons  •  CPL T20Antigua & Barbuda Falcons, the newly unveiled franchise, will replace Jamaica Tallawahs in the Caribbean Premier League. Worldwide Sports Management […]

Lalchand Rajput takes over as UAE’s head coach
Cricket

Lalchand Rajput takes over as UAE’s head coach

NewsLalchand Rajput takes over as UAE's head coachMudassar Nazar was UAE’s previous head coach on an interim basisESPNcricinfo staff21-Feb-2024 • Updated 19 hrs agoLalchand Rajput’s previous international assignment was with Zimbabwe  •  Getty ImagesFormer India international Lalchand Rajput has been appointed head coach of UAE for a three-year term, taking over from interim head coach Mudassar Nazar.Rajput […]

Six Nations Week 3 team news: Costelow back at fly-half for Wales
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Six Nations Week 3 team news: Costelow back at fly-half for Wales

ESPNFeb 19, 2024, 09:03 PMEmailPrintOpen Extended ReactionsSam Costelow started in Wales’ narrow defeat to Scotland. (Photo by Ian Cook – CameraSport via Getty ImagesAfter a weekend off following the first two sets of fixtures, the Six Nations returns on Saturday with Ireland seeming in all-conquering form, England unbeaten and Wales still looking for their first win […]

Are the Crusaders finally vulnerable? Don’t count on it
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Are the Crusaders finally vulnerable? Don’t count on it

Liam NapierFeb 19, 2024, 02:58 AMEmailPrintOpen Extended ReactionsRevered and resented, the Crusaders are one of the most successful teams in modern sport. This season, though, they face the greatest test of their Super Rugby dominance.Super Rugby could be accused of being predictable. Australian teams, other than the Brumbies, have offered minimal resistance against their Kiwi […]