Cook, Root tons leave England tickled pink
England racked up a dominant 348 for 3 on the back of Alastair Cook's unbeaten 153 as West Indies' suffered a malfunctioning day-night with the pink ball.
Ogden: Conte to blame for Chelsea's woes
Conte could have prevented the squad shortage by retaining youngsters and could have been more pragmatic with Costa. Chelsea's woes are his fault.
Barca chief: Coutinho, Dembele deals tough
Robert Fernandez says Barcelona are in a "very difficult situation" as they look to secure deals for Philippe Coutinho and Ousmane Dembele.
Where does Costa's statement leave Chelsea?
ESPN's Liam Twomey discusses Diego Costa's decision to force through a move to Atletico Madrid this summer.
Max: 8-ounce gloves means trouble for McGregor.
Max Kellerman breaks down how dropping down from 10-ounce gloves puts Conor McGregor at a disadvantage against Floyd Mayweather.
Box-office projections historic for Floyd-Conor
Dana White and the co-president of the UFC's parent company, Mark Shapiro, say the Floyd Mayweather-Conor McGregor fight is on pace to break boxing records in revenue and viewership.
Mayweather, McGregor to wear 8-ounce gloves
The Nevada State Athletic Commission approved the request from Floyd Mayweather and Conor McGregor for smaller boxing gloves on Wednesday.
LIVE: Spurs warn Barca, Man City £150m not enough for Alli
Tottenham have warned rivals that they will not sell Dele Alli, even for £150 million. As always, Transfer Talk has the latest.
Barca ask for 'respect' at Paulinho unveiling
Barcelona vice-president Jordi Mestre says the board would prefer "respect not insults" after the club unveiled Paulinho as their new signing.
Astronomical prices to delay Man United signings?
Brian McBride questions whether or not Mourinho is making the right move to hold off on any additional Man United signings.
Life through a lens: Ferrari back on top.
Mark Sutton talks through his best shots from the Hungarian Grand Prix.
Alonso to consider 'all possibilities' before leaving F1
Fernando Alonso says he will explore all opportunities to win again within Formula One before looking outside the series for a drive in 2018.
F1 assessing options for second US GP
New York, Miami, Los Angeles and Las Vegas all have the potential to host a second U.S. Grand Prix, according to Formula One chairman Chase Carey.
Dungy encourages dialogue about player protests.
Hall of Fame coach Tony Dungy shares his perspective on how he would handle team conversations with players who don't stand during the national anthem.
Sports quiz of the week - England vs. West Indies
Test your knowledge of previous encounters between England and West Indies as Steven Lynch compiles the ESPN UK quiz of the week.
Summer of Viv: When the King played for a small Lancashire club
Rewind to 30 years ago when Rishton CC hosted cricket's biggest superstar
40 just a number for QBs like Brady.
Tom Brady, now 40 years old, has expressed a desire to play into his mid-40s. He might not be the last QB in this era with such a long career.
Niners GM Lynch: Anthem protests 'divisive'
Niners GM John Lynch respects players' reasons for silently protesting during the national anthem but said he thinks it can be "divisive" to a team.
Barnwell: The best NFL roster $165,281,503 can buy
No NFL team is flawless -- until now. We narrowed down the 1,696-player pool to build the best possible 53-man roster, all while staying under the $167 million salary cap.
Riding through Bamiyan, Afghanistan
In the province of Bamiyan rides the first official women's cycling team in Afghanistan outside of Kabul. Together, they're challenging social norms and empowering local women and girls with the support of their community.
Jones' Curry opinion doesn't matter to Amin.
Amin Elhassan responds to Dahantay Jones claims that Steph Curry is not a Top-10 player.
Kyrie-LeBron rift 'regular' for NBA, Durant says
Kevin Durant says NBA trade requests occur routinely behind the scenes without anyone knowing and that he isn't surprised by the developments of Kyrie Irving wanting out of Cleveland.
Kevin Durant gets into Twitter debate about Cavs trading LeBron
The Golden State Warriors star got into a Twitter debate with rapper Lil Dicky about whether the Cleveland Cavaliers should trade LeBron James.
Nadal, Pliskova ward off upset bug at Cincy
Rafael Nadal beat Richard Gasquet in two sets, and fellow No. 1 seed Karolina Pliskova also advanced on a day when other top players weren't so fortunate.
Qualifier Barty ousts Venus in Cincy 2nd round
Ninth-seeded Venus Williams was knocked out of the Western & Southern Open by qualifier Ashleigh Barty in a second-round match on Wednesday.
Nadal through to Cincinnati third round.
Spain's Rafael Nadal defeated France's Richard Gasquet 6-3, 6-4 to reach the third round of the Western and Southern Open.
Was McCracken right to criticise Anthony Joshua?
ESPN's Steve Bunce shares his thoughts on whether Anthony Joshua's trainer Rob McCracken was right to criticise the world heavyweight champion.
Joshua targeting Cardiff for next bout
Anthony Joshua wants his next fight to be staged at Cardiff's Principality Stadium despite the prospect of facing Kubrat Pulev in Las Vegas.
Give Wladimir Klitschko the credit and appreciation he deserves
Someday Wladimir Klitschko will get the credit he deserves for being an all-time great heavyweight champion, but in reality the right time is now.
How The International became 'Super Bowl for nerds'
The International 7 wasn't just the richest event in esports history, with a purse of more than $24 million; it was an irresistible destination for like-minded fans from around the world for whom Dota 2 is a cultural phenomenon.
Judge smashes a long homer, plus walk-offs on both coasts.
Aaron Judge hits a solo home run 457 feet at Citi Field, and the Red Sox and Dodgers each win with 9th inning rallies.
Despite HR, Judge sets dubious strikeout mark
Aaron Judge launched a moon shot in Wednesday's win over the Mets, but he also struck out for the 33rd straight game -- an MLB record for most consecutive games with a strikeout by a position player in a single season.
Dodgers 'play it safe,' pull Darvish after 6 IP
Dodgers manager Dave Roberts chose to "play it safe" with starting pitcher Yu Darvish, pulling him from Wednesday's game against the White Sox after he complained of tightness in his back.
Kellerman concerned with painkillers in Tiger's system.
Max Kellerman expresses his worries about Tiger Woods' toxicology report and says it's time we have a larger conversation about the opioid crisis in America.
McDowell 'not feeling pressure' in bid to reach FedEx Cup playoffs
Graeme McDowell is one of the players in need of a good performance in the Wyndham Championship to qualify for the FedEx Cup playoffs.
Major season recap: Who was best of the best?
Jordan Spieth and Brooks Koepka were the only players to win a major this year and make the cut in all four majors. Did Spieth or Koepka have the best major season -- or was somebody else even better?
Why we'll never see another sprinter like Usain Bolt
When you break down Usain Bolt's dominance, examine the details of what he did and how he did it, it becomes clear why we might never see an athlete like him again.
In November 2016, Brazilian underdogs Chapecoense boarded a plane to play in the game of their lives. Instead, their biggest moment turned into a tragedy no one can forget.
Rihanna on the beach. Drake in the club. Kendall Jenner on his arm. Lewis Hamilton, Formula One's most dominant racer, is living the hell out of life.
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