Former senior national biathlon coach Roddy Ward says Canadian championships are key to keeping athletes motivated to pursue the sport at the highest level Roddy Ward doesn’t need to introduce the World Cup and Olympic Games athletes who competed at the Canadian Biathlon Championships last week at the Otway Nordic Centre. He’s been on the …

Gary Neville hits out at Avram Glazer for flying to Dubai to discuss Manchester United launching a CRICKET team in the Middle East just days after their Champions League exit against Atletico Madrid Manchester United co-owner Avram Glazer was pictured in Dubai Glazer was seen discussing cricket with the Chairman of the Country’s Sports Council …

Arsenal are in the midst of an intense battle to finish in the Premier League’s top four this season, with Champions League qualification on the line. Mikel Arteta suffered a slight bump in the road midweek as they were losing to Liverpool, but it wasn’t all bad. The Gunners have proven to be more than …

A Hall of Famer is heading to Monday night and so will his longtime partner. After two decades of commentating together, Troy Aikman and Joe Buck have signed multi-year deals to become the new ESPN Monday night football broadcast team, ESPN announced on Wednesday. Aikman has spent the past 22 years with FOX as an …

Wayne Pivac believes his Welsh side have grown enormously in this year’s Six Nations as they hunt for a third-place finish. © PA Images Wayne-Pivac-Wales-head-coach-v-Australia-ANS-2021-PA Depending on the results for Scotland and England at the weekend, Wales could take third place should they earn a bonus point win against Italy. The woes of injury The …

March 15, 2022 at 6:47 p.m. EDT That’s all for today! Thank you for logging into today’s news blog. Luke Bosher will be back with you in the morning to provide the latest updates ahead of further Champions League action, including Chelsea’s trip to Lille. Good evening. Holly Percival· Junior Editor, News March 15, 2022 …

By: Chris Harlan Monday, March 14, 2022 | 7:00 p.m. Christopher Horner | Tribune-Review Butler’s coach Eric Christy talks to his players during training in 2019. The WPIAL rejected a compromise proposed Monday by Butler’s administration that would have allowed the school’s football team to play in the District 10 playoffs for the next two …

Diogo Dalot has hailed the competition for places that has been generated at Manchester United this season, insisting it is “for the greater good of the team”. After making just seven appearances for United this season until Ole Gunnar Solskjaer’s departure in November, the Portuguese star has become a more familiar face in the starting …

Bonnyrigg Rose celebrates her Lowland League title. Photo: Joe Gilhooley LRPS Sixteen points ahead of second-placed Celtic B and we’re not even halfway through March. The New Dundas Park side have been the most successful in the fifth tier of Scottish football. Robbie Horn’s men have amassed 80 points from a possible 90 in what …

Ukraine striker Andriy Yarmolenko scored the opener to help West Ham beat Aston Villa 2-1 in the Premier League and maintain their momentum to finish in the top four. Yarmolenko was back in the Hammers squad for the first time since being granted compassionate leave due to Russia’s invasion of Ukraine and was in tears …

Liverpool owners Fenway Sports Group are still considering acquiring a Brazilian football team, although serious talks have yet to take place, according to reports in the South American country. FSG is keen to expand its sporting empire after adding the Pittsburgh Penguins NHL team to its stable of clubs which includes the Boston Red Sox …

Even Stevie Wonder can see that Red Bull and Mercedes aren’t exactly best friends. If there was a relationship between the two then it has either become more strained than ever or completely non-existent with the controversial way the 2021 F1 season ended. Watch all the practice, qualifying and races of the 2022 FIA Formula …

A draw was enough for Cork to book their place in the Littlewoods Ireland Division 1 camogie league final after a thrilling competition played out in extremely trying conditions at Páirc Uí Chaoimh today. Both teams – who are to be commended for their effort – finished level on points in Group 2 but the …

The local Premier League quota is one of the most obsessed and misunderstood parts of the team-building aesthetic in sport. Arsenal have faced challenges associated with the quota which can often be best understood by looking at it from the opposite perspective. What is more important to consider in the league-defined non-local quota rather than …

March 11, 2022 at 11:01 a.m. East Bruce Feldman’s NFL Combine takeaways If you want to rate the performance of the NFL Combine, my two highest ratings would be for two schools, not just the players. Baylor and Georgia deserve A+ grades. The Bulldogs, of course, are coming off a national title. We know how …

The Lord Mayor of Portsmouth launches the Sea Angling Classic during the roadshow at the event’s home in Portsmouth on Saturday March 19. The Sea Angling Classic Roadshow will visit 10 venues across the UK and is designed to get the country excited about the sport of fishing and the upcoming competition which will take …

Jake Connor danced twice to score in the first half as Hull FC took control Leeds (0) 8 Try: Briscoe, Sutcliffe Hull FC (18) 31 Try: Connor 2, Swift, Savelio, Lovodua Goals: McNamara 5 Drop goals: Connor Jake Connor’s first-half masterclass inspired Hull FC to victory at Leeds Rhinos, who have now lost four of …

Luis Diaz stood out for his sublime technique from the first moment he put on a liverpool shirt, as his ability to dribble past opponents won him plaudits at Anfield after leaving Port in January. The Colombia international has been offered more playing time than he could have expected in his first few weeks at …

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — The NFL Combine produces a series of headlines every year, and last week’s event in Indianapolis went on as usual. Pittsburgh quarterback Kenny Pickett and his little hands provided internet fodder. 341-pound Georgia defensive tackle Jordan Davis ran a 4.78-second sprint for 40 yards and immediately went viral. NC State offensive lineman …

Super Rugby Aupiki has been beaten by Covid but finally gets underway tonight, when Matatu take on Chiefs Manawa in Hamilton. Sports journalist Adrian Seconi takes a quick look at the teams in a groundbreaking competition for women’s rugby. Matatu Captain: Alana Bremner. Front key: Flanker Kendra Reynolds made a late switch from the Chiefs …

MEXICO CITY: Mexican soccer authorities on Tuesday (March 8) ordered Queretaro to play their home games in an empty stadium for a year after fans went on a rampage in a brawl that injured at least 26 people and grabbed headlines world newspapers. Sanctions imposed by Mexico’s top-flight men’s soccer league and the country’s soccer …

ORLANDO – March and April will be busy months for the Knights. The rookies schedule tours and then change when they venture to Orlando to visit Gus Malzahn and his program. Expect many names to be added in the coming days, and even then there will inevitably be more that will appear at UCF that …

You viewed more than 50 articles in the last 12 months. Keep Olympic News Free Support insidethegames.biz for just £10 For nearly 15 years now, insidethegames.biz has been at the forefront of fearless reporting on what’s happening in the Olympic Movement. As the first website not to be placed behind a paywall, we have made …

Ladies and gentlemen, we now have our top four in the Premier League. Arsenal’s 3-2 victory over Watford on Sunday, coupled with defeats this weekend for Manchester United and West Ham, saw the Gunners move their Champions League rivals to fourth place – and according to bookmakers, that’s where they will stay. Mikel Arteta’s side …

March 6, 2022 at 4:45 p.m. East Are Liverpool getting good at succession planning? A year ago this week, Liverpool were on their knees after a record sixth consecutive league defeat at the hands of lowly Fulham, leaving them eighth in the Premier League table. Now, supporters dream of a sweep. This is the second …

With the departure of offensive line coach Alex Mirabal to the palm-laden lands of Miami and the addition of former Pittsburgh Steelers coach Adrian Klemm, it’s surprising the lack of change in the trenches . The offensive line is the least impacted positional group, as each starter has posted their intention to stay within seconds …

ENGLAND and Ireland will become joint hosts of Euro 2028 as their bid for the competition is expected to be unopposed. They do not expect other countries to compete for the event, as all other potential candidates have withdrawn their applications. 2 UK and Ireland set to host Euro 2028Credit: Getty Turkey were originally considering …

Josh Kirkpatrick is a senior guard for the Trevians. He scored 13 points in a section win over Rolling Meadows. Kirkpatrick was also an all-conference wide receiver for the New Trier football team. 1. Do you have any pre-game rituals or superstitions? Yes. Every day after school I come home and my mom makes me …

The Winslow boys won the Kennebec Valley Athletic Conference Class B indoor track title on Feb. 16 at Bowdoin College in Brunswick. Photo submitted by Ken Nadeau Last winter, indoor track teams were confined to practices where they used school grounds in every way possible. Jump into the gym. Sprints down the hall. Distance running …

Rugby league is set to welcome the globally recognized sports industry company, IMG, as the sport’s new strategic partner. Rugby League Live can reveal that the company, which is part of the UFC-owner Endeavor Group, will lead the sport’s strategic planning once the realignment between Rugby Football League and Super League Europe is finalised. A …

The Premier League is considering adding a human rights component to the test of its owners and directors as it conducts a review of the controversial settlement. The review is part of a broad reassessment of league governance and comes as pressure increases again to broaden the criteria for assessing potential owners. League officials were …

January 1, 2022; Glendale, Arizona, USA; Irish Notre Dame Fighting quarterback Jack Coan (17) warms up before facing the Oklahoma State Cowboys in the 2022 Fiesta Bowl at State Farm Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Joe Camporeale-USA TODAY Sports The Notre Dame football team will replace their starting quarterback again in 2022, and their former starter should …

Spartak Moscow say they are upset with the decision to kick them out of the Europa League. The Russian side were due to face RB Leipzig in the round of 16, but UEFA sent them off following Russia’s invasion of Ukraine. Spartak Moscow should be kicked out of the Europa League The first leg of …

Art Briles has resigned from his role as offensive coordinator at Grambling State after just four days, the school confirmed Monday. Briles was announced as offensive coordinator on February 24 by Grambling State coach Hue Jackson, a move that immediately drew criticism. “Thank you for giving me the opportunity to be part of your coaching …

September 2018 Derek Jeter answers key questions facing the Marlins as his first season as owner draws to a close From day one, Derek Jeter did not accept failure. Jeter maintained that mentality with his staff, coaches and players in a season that went as tough as 2018 for the Miami Marlins. But with 10 …

The community programme, run by the Premier League, engages young people in sporting, musical, educational and other development sessions, aimed at increasing support participation and helping to prevent young people from becoming drawn into anti-social behaviour. Read more Read more Supplement Hub: Sheffield-based retailer launches new premium branding To mark its 15th anniversary, South Yorkshire …

Former Premier League winner Oleh Luzhnyi, who also won the FA Cup during his spell at Arsenal, has pledged to defend his country after Russia’s recent invasion of Ukraine. Video loading Video unavailable The video will start automatically soon8to cancel play now Vitali Klitschko says Russian troops are 20 km from Kiev Former Arsenal star …

Chelsea FC have new stewards at the moment. In a decision no doubt linked to the recent invasion of Ukraine, Russian oligarch Roman Abramovich has handed over supervision of Chelsea FC, a club he has owned for 20 years, to the Chelsea Charity Foundation. The pressure has increased recently due to his long-standing relationship with …

Emma Mottus, seven, has been riding for three years and has made a name for herself as a hopeful young equestrian specializing in hunter and show jumping riding. Emma Mottus, seven, has been riding for three years and has made a name for herself as a hopeful young equestrian specializing in hunter and show jumping …

1645893532 Interesting team selection from Guardiola. Really strong bench including Grealish, Jesus, Mahrez and Walker. Zinchenko is also on the bench, with his coach confirming in the build-up that he is ready to play. It could be Stones at right-back, or potentially some sort of three-man defense system. Who knows with Pep… 1645893182 The Everton …

Manchester City defender Oleksandr Zinchenko will be available for his game at Everton on Saturday despite the Ukraine international’s concerns for his home country. Zinchenko, 25, attended a protest in Manchester on Thursday night following Russia’s invasion of Ukraine. Pep says he and Man City back Oleksandr Zinchenko with Ukraine under military attack from Russia. …

History links TROY, NY – Liberty League Commissioner Tracy King announced that 373 winter sports student-athletes have qualified for the league’s 2021-2022 varsity teams in their respective sports, the highest number on record for the league’s winter sports. The previous record was a total of 346 student-athletes qualified for the 2020-2021 winter …

Everton have announced plans to set up a fan advisory council Everton are the only Premier League team to feature in the top 20 of an annual index that measures fan engagement for England’s 92 professional teams. Now in its third year, the fan engagement indexexternal link assesses clubs based on publicly available data for …

BIRMINGHAM, Alabama. – Florida women’s basketball second year Brynn Farrell was named to the Southeastern Conference community service team, the league announced Wednesday morning. This marks the 24th year of the SEC Community Service Team for women’s basketball as well as men’s basketball. All league-sponsored sports have had a community service team since 2004, with …

Los Blancos hope to bounce back at Anfield. Los Blancos are currently five points clear of danger after Sunday’s 4-2 loss to Manchester United. And caretaker captain Luke Ayling called for optimism ahead of his side’s trip to Anfield. He said: “We know where we are in the league and we have to stay positive, …

Chelsea’s comfortable 2-0 victory over Lille in the first leg of the Champions League Round of 16 was slightly overshadowed by second-half injuries to Mateo Kovacic and Hakim Ziyech. Germany striker Kai Havertz nodded into Ziyech’s sparkling corner, before Christian Pulisic headed home through N’Golo Kante’s threaded pass in a dominating round of 16 first …

Ajax star Antony continues to improve his reputation in the Netherlands at the moment, but the Brazilian – who has been linked with Manchester United and Liverpool in the recent past – admits he would like to test himself in the Premier League League or La Liga at some point. . No transfer is currently …

Juwuan Jones is a household name for football fans and has been honored as an Academic All-American twice. He is also known as Mr. Jones to his professors and the teachers and students at Drake Creek Middle School where he teaches toward his MAT: Special Education degree. Jones came to the hill from Sugar Hill, …

Paul Hurst has challenged Tristan Abrahams to seize his opportunity on the bench as he seeks to earn more regular minutes for Grimsby Town. The striker has started his first two National League appearances after being loaned out by Carlisle United last month. The arrival of Emmanuel Dieseruvwe adds further competition for places in attack. …

Dublin TG4 All-Star Hannah Tyrrell says it’s all about polishing up at this stage of the season as her side look to a clash with rivals Meath in the National Football League’s Division 1B. The defending champions continued their strong start to the league with a 2-15, 2-3 victory over Cork at Croke Park on …

Arsenal secured three crucial points on Saturday afternoon as they beat Brentford 2-1 at the Emirates Stadium. The Gunners remain in sixth place but are now level on points with West Ham United, who were held at home to struggling Newcastle United. Manchester United remain four points behind Arsenal, however, after the Red Devils secured …

Selected third overall in the 1964 NFL Draft (and ninth overall by the Houston Oilers of the AFL) in Arizona State, Taylor played for Washington throughout a decorated career as 13 seasons. Amid his myriad accolades, he helped Washington to its first Super Bowl appearance, was a member of the 1960 Hall of Fame All-Team, …

BEIJING, Feb 19 (Reuters) – China’s Sui Wenjing and Han Cong ensured the controversial Beijing Games figure skating competition ended with a bang on Saturday by winning the pairs title for the sport’s latest gold medal much to the delight of local fans. Feverish cheers and thunderous applause filled the Beijing Capital Indoor Stadium as …

Mark Evans/Getty Images Phoenix striker David Ball celebrates after scoring the opening goal against Sydney. A victory over former club Sydney FC continues to elude Wellington Phoenix manager Ufuk Talay. The Phoenix squandered their first-half lead to draw the A-League Men’s 1-1 at Sydney’s Leichhardt Oval on Saturday. Talay has now gone seven games without …

Jurgen Klopp insists catching Manchester City in the Premier League title race is his SMALLEST problem as Liverpool boss at the moment despite Pep Guardiola’s men nine points clear at the top Liverpool boss Jurgen Klopp says he’s not thinking about Manchester City Klopp’s side are currently nine points behind the Premier League leaders The …

Anticipation of the launch of United States Soccer League built for months. Now it’s time to check out each team’s all-new uniform they’ll be sporting when the league kicks off its inaugural season on April 16 in Birmingham, Alabama. Today, we’re giving you a first look at every USFL team’s uniform, jerseys and helmet, as …

” We are pleased. It’s just an honor to be at an international competition and representing our country,” said Lee Chandler, Head Coach of Hayden Select and Norwood resident. “It’s very exciting for skaters to be included in something that has the potential to be an Olympic sport.” Synchronized skating is similar to ice dancing, …

East Kilbride Rugby Club boss Allan Steel insists his side will be able to cope with anyone they come up against in Tennent West Region League Division One. His side return to action this week at home against Allan Glen’s, following a 7-0 victory over Lenzie in terrible weather conditions in their last outing on …

Managers have made Mohamed Salah (£13.0m) their top priority for Double Gameweek 26 in Fantastic Premier League. Over 354,000 have already brought in the Egyptian from Liverpool for their home games against Norwich City and Leeds United. Most purchased players for GW26 Player Transfers in (000s) Player Transfers in (000s) salah 354 Jota 53 saka …

MANCHESTER United’s catering failed to score with BT Sport presenter Jake Humphrey as he cried foul over the meal he was served at Old Trafford during the Red Devils’ clash with Southampton. He tweeted: “Scrambled egg and mashed potatoes. wow. Thanks for the lunch @ManUtd. Jake Humphrey cried foul over meal served to him at …

Throughout the 2022 Winter Olympics, here we’ll get a daily look at the top events and how to watch them. With jet lag, each day’s live competition in China begins during Eastern prime time and runs overnight until mid-morning. This episode covers events unfolding on Tuesday in Beijing (Monday night through Tuesday morning in the …

Ollie Wilkes follows Jamie Acton to become the second former rugby league player in recent months to admit to using performance-enhancing drugs; ex-Scotland captain claims doping took place at a number of clubs he played for Last update: 02/15/22 8:10 p.m. Ollie Wilkes has admitted doping during his 20-year playing career Former Scotland captain Ollie …

Former Tottenham manager Harry Redknapp has lamented the club’s recruitment, saying it cost him a Premier League title and could see them lose current boss Antonio Conte. Spurs endured a difficult transfer window in January, well below what series winner Conte is used to, with the Italian missing out on a number of top targets. …

After suffering years of athletic defeat, the California School for the Deaf (CSDR) football team in Riverside, Calif., has risen to the occasion in its 2021 season and earned a spot in the playoffs. . There’s something really special about the underdogs coming out on top. And it’s even more special when these underdogs smash …

Kamila Valieva is seen during a training session on Sunday. (Andrew Milligan/PA Images/Getty Images) The Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) will only decide whether the Russian figure skater Kamila Valieva will be allowed to continue competing at the Beijing Games, the International Olympic Committee (IOC) announced on Monday. This means the outcome of the …

The 2021/22 Edo Cricket League season ended in thrilling fashion this weekend, with the Edo State U-17 team retaining the title won last year. They beat Ambrose Alli University, Ekpoma, by 62 points. Speaking at the final, Nigerian Cricekt Federation Chairman Uyi Akptata who is the chairman of the Edo State Cricket Association said the …

A Premier League star has been arrested for an attack on his girlfriend after calling the police. The player, tipped for international honours, was gassed when cops burst into his home. 1 A Premier League footballer has been arrested for an attack on his girlfriend after calling the police He also allegedly sent her abusive …

PITTSBURGH – If you looked closely enough at the Petersen Events Center on Saturday afternoon, a few Kenny Pickett No. 8 shirseys littered the sparsely packed arena – the crowd seeming to grow as the match progressed. Kenny Pickett may not have been in attendance at the Pete for the Pitt-North Carolina State basketball game, …

USA’s Lindsey Jacobellis and Nick Baumgartner after winning the mixed snowboard cross on Saturday.Credit…Marco Bertorello/Agence France-Presse — Getty Images Lindsey Jacobellis had spent 16 years in search of the Olympic gold medal she squandered in 2006 when she fell just short of the finish line. Now she has two. The second came in mixed team …

Manchester United host Southampton in today’s Premier League opener and you can follow the live coverage below. Eleven points separate United, sixth, and Southampton, tenth. A win for Ralf Rangnick’s side could put them in the top four – but only if West Ham and Arsenal fail to score points this weekend. Meanwhile, Southampton are …

Views : 69 Posted: Friday, February 11, 2022. 7:00 p.m. CST. Photo credit: PLB By Ruben Morales Iglesias: The Belize Premier League (PLB) will return for the next football season in August, but for now the PLB Executive is co-managing the FFB TOP League. “For this end of the season, we are doing …

Manchester City remain nine points clear of Liverpool at the top of the Premier League table after a thrilling run of midweek encounters. Pep Guardiola’s side were just too good for Brentford as they won 2-0 at the Etihad on Wednesday night. Rivals Manchester United, meanwhile, fell to sixth after failing to beat Burnley at …

Russian figure skater Kamila Valieva’s right to compete in the women’s event at the Beijing Olympics will be decided in an urgent hearing before the Court of Arbitration for Sport. The International Testing Agency said it will lead an appeal on behalf of the IOC against a decision by Russia’s anti-doping agency to lift an …

Liverpool take on Leicester City in the Premier League tonight, looking to keep the pressure on leaders Manchester City. Jurgen Klopp’s side are 12 points behind City but have two games in hand and could close the gap to single digits with a win at Anfield. They have won their last three league games but …

Michigan State coach Mel Tucker talks with wide receiver Jalen Nailor warming up before the Peach Bowl against Pittsburgh at Mercedes-Benz Stadium in Atlanta on Thursday, Dec. 30, 2021. The Texas A&M football team has a tough schedule year after year. Playing in the SEC will get you – the argument could be made that …

Johnny Raper was one of rugby league’s greats and for some the sport’s greatest player. He passed away at the age of 82 after a long battle with illness. A rugby league immortal for his exploits with Newtown, St George, New South Wales and Australia, Raper has been an icon of the sport for over …

Manchester United travel to Burnley in a match with significant repercussions for both teams. Bottom-seeded Burnley need all the points they can muster in a bitter relegation game. They are two points behind Newcastle in 19th with two games in hand. United are embroiled in a close battle for the final Champions League spot. They …

Through: Chris Harlan Monday, February 7, 2022 | 12:05 Chaz Palla | Tribune-Review Penn Hills head coach Jon LeDonne during practice Friday, August 13, 2021 at Penn Hills High School. The Pine-Richland School Board voted unanimously to hire Jon LeDonne as a football coach Monday night, giving the team a new leader with a state …

Kirsty Muir: Youngest athlete on the British team’s first jump at the Beijing Winter Olympics The Winter Olympics are in full swing on a dramatic fourth day in Beijing after two-time Olympic champion Mikaela Shiffrin crashed out of the giant slalom after the 26-year-old lost an advantage at the fifth gate of the first run …

Bolton Wanderers are currently on a five game unbeaten streak which has seen them collect 13 points from 15 available. Victories over Ipswich Town, Shrewsbury Town, Sunderland and Cambridge United were followed by 10 men to claim a point against Morecambe over the weekend. Amadou Bakayoko’s late strike nullified Cole Stockton’s effort, with the Morecambe …

February 6, 2022 at 5:06 p.m. is Senegal wins the African Cup of Nations! Sadio Mane scores the winning penalty in the shootout as Senegal win the tournament for the first time in their history. Here’s how it happened. Luke Boscher· Junior Editor, News February 6, 2022 at 4:09 p.m. is Leicester were humiliated earlier …

In a physically draining tie, Nguyen Thi Bich Thuy scored the winner after Su Hy-Ysuan canceled out Chuong Thi Kieu’s first-half opener as Vietnam confirmed their place at Australia v New Zealand 2023. The triumph completed a remarkable journey as Vietnam overcame an outbreak of COVID-19 ahead of the AFC India 2022™️ Women’s Asian Cup …

China won another mixed relay event in short track speed skating.Credit…James Hill for The New York Times With a single stroke, China won its first medal of the Beijing Winter Olympics on Saturday, which was also the first gold medal of a new Olympic event: the mixed team relay of speed skating on short track. …

In perhaps the biggest game of the season so far, Burnley failed to deliver a performance that suggests they have the ability to beat the drop this term. The Clarets had positive spells in their clash with Watford but in truth it was difficult to predict a goal. The 0-0 draw does little for either …

RIYADH: Drift, or “tafheet,” has been a common phenomenon among young Saudis for decades. Young residents take to the streets and drift at high speeds, often exceeding speeds of 100 km/h with no regard for public safety or themselves. Tafheet involves driving cars at high speeds on wide highways, throwing the vehicle left and right …

One of the most important ingredients of a good college football team is having key team leaders. Last season, the Tennessee Vols had some key team leaders in cornerback Alontae Taylor and defensive lineman Matthew Butler. Taylor and Butler, however, left for the NFL after stellar careers in Tennessee. That means the Vols will need …

1) Jamaica, we have a bobslehigh team (again) Jamaica will enter a four-man bobsled team in the Olympics for the first time in 24 years after clinching the last qualifying spot, providing a feel-good restart for the island nation whose debut at the 1988 Calgary Games inspired the Disney Cool Runnings movie. Getting to Beijing …

4:55 p.m. ET Jeff PassanESPN Close ESPN MLB InsiderAuthor of “The Arm: Inside the Billion-Dollar Mystery of the Most Valuable Commodity in Sports” Major League Baseball on Thursday requested the immediate assistance of a federal mediator to help resolve the sport’s lockdown, sources told ESPN, potentially inserting the presence of a neutral party to end …

Former Premier League tough man Jody Craddock used to rub shoulders with the best centre-forwards in the world during his days as a no-frills centre-half with Sunderland and Wolves. But since retiring, he’s replaced putting opposition players on deck to dab paint on canvas by becoming a hugely respected professional artist. Craddock, who spent eight …

Getty Images The race was tight for No. 1 in college football recruiting rankings for the Class of 2022 entering Wednesday, but Texas A&M sat firmly in the driver’s seat and cruised to that designation on national signing day. Thanks to the commitment of five-star defensive lineman Shemar Stewart, the Aggies locked up not only …