6:29 PM ET The Hong Kong Open will be postponed until next year due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, the organisers of the golf tournament said on Wednesday. The event, which is organised by the European and Asian Tours, was due to be held at the Hong Kong Golf Club at the end of November.
2:41 AM IST Valkerie Baynes Close Valkerie Baynes is a general editor at ESPNcricinfo England 42 for 7 (Beaumont 9, Connell 3-14) beat West Indies 41 for 3 (Taylor 15*, McLean 14*) by three wickets England won a short but entertaining final fixture to secure a 5-0 sweep of their T20I series against West Indies.
6:30 PM ET Steve RichardsESPN The playoff format changed, but the nightmare continues for Minnesota Twins fans. After losing their 2020 postseason opener to the Houston Astros in heartbreaking fashion, the Twins extended their MLB playoffs losing streak to a record 17 games (and counting). Here’s a game-by-game walk-through of the Twins’ tunnel of misery.
2:10 PM ET Brady HendersonESPN With injury issues in their secondary, the Seattle Seahawks have signed former Green Bay Packers and Cleveland Browns defensive back Damarious Randall to their practice squad. The Seahawks announced that move Tuesday; they also signed defensive back Ryan Neal to their 53-man poster and linebacker Tim Williams to their practice
10:41 PM ET Dallas Mavericks owner Mark Cuban picked up Delonte West at a Dallas gas station on Monday and is attempting to help the homeless former NBA player get his life back on track, Cuban confirmed to ESPN. Sources close to West told TMZ that his family and friends have been trying to get
3:18 PM BST Siya Kolisi with the trophy during the Rugby World Cup 2019 Champions Tour Grant Pitcher/Gallo Images/Getty Images Rugby World Cup-winning Springboks captain Siya Kolisi will resume his leadership duties in the national team colours on Saturday for the first time since lifting the Webb Ellis Cup last year. Kolisi has been named alongside
2:44 PM ET Steve KimESPN The third fight between heavyweight champion Tyson Fury and Deontay Wilder will not take place on Dec. 19 as planned, Top Rank promoter Bob Arum told ESPN on Wednesday. The reason? Football. “We’re moving off because there’s five conference championship games that day and night, plus two NFL games,” Arum
12:42 PM ET Penn State Nittany Lions star linebacker Micah Parsons will not opt back in for the 2020 season after discussing the options, coach James Franklin said Wednesday. There was a legitimate possibility of Parsons opting in for Penn State, Franklin said, but the amount of time he had been away from the program
7:58 PM ET They were America’s “Golden Generation”; the team credited with revolutionising women’s football in the United States and, by extension, the rest of the world. A year before they flew to Australia to compete in the Sydney 2000 Olympic Games, the United States’ women’s national football team were crowned world champions. The 1999
1:42 PM ET Associated Press CHARLOTTE, N.C. — NASCAR promised radical changes to the 2021 schedule and delivered Wednesday with six road courses, the first dirt race for the Cup Series since 1970 and new stops in Nashville, Tennessee, and Austin, Texas. Dropped from the lineup were Kentucky Speedway and Chicagoland Speedway, two “cookie-cutter” intermediate
1:49 PM ET D’Arcy MaineESPN.com Serena Williams‘ latest much-hyped quest for her 24th major title came to an abrupt and anticlimactic halt on Wednesday when she withdrew from the French Open because of a left Achilles injury just hours before her second-round match against Tsvetana Pironkova. For now, that is. Assuming the 2021 season takes
10:42 AM ET Holly Holm faces Irene Aldana on Saturday in the main event of UFC Fight Night on “Fight Island” in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates. The main card is on ESPN, starting at 10:30 p.m. ET, and the prelims are on ESPN+ at 7:30 p.m. Holm (13-5, 6-5 in the UFC) has lost
1:00 PM ET ESPN.com staff Kentucky Derby winner Authentic is the favorite to win Saturday’s Preakness Stakes at Pimlico Race Course in Baltimore. 1 Related Typically the second race run in the Triple Crown, the Preakness will be the final leg after the schedule was altered because of the coronavirus pandemic. Tiz the Law, who
New time trial and road world champion Anna van der Breggen has won the Fleche Wallonne classic one-day race in Belgium for a record sixth time. The Boels-Dolmans rider now holds the record for most wins following a drag up the legendary Mur de Huy. Marc Hirschi of Sunweb took the men’s race with a
3:45 PM GMT Ashley Giles says that England’s players are “not blind to the reality” of English cricket’s financial situation amid the Covid-19 outbreak, as their representatives continue talks with the ECB over the prospect of pay cuts to their newly announced central contracts for 2020-21. Despite praising the efforts made by England’s players to
8:10 AM ET Now that unified junior welterweight titleholders Josh Taylor (WBA and IBF) and Jose Ramirez (WBC and WBO) have gone through their respective mandatory challengers, it’s time for them to meet for the undisputed championship at 140 pounds. Whoever wins that fight will hold all four major titles in a division full of
2:52 PM ET Israel Adesanya put on a spectacular performance at UFC 253. The middleweight champion’s second-round TKO of previously unbeaten Paulo Costa on Sept. 26 was as dominant a title fight victory as we’ve seen in a while. It was the kind of performance that can send a fighter skyrocketing in the rankings. Problem
10:12 PM ET There aren’t many days that go by during the NBA season where LeBron James doesn’t use lessons he learned during his four years with the Miami Heat. One has proven to be the most important: Keep the main thing the main thing. It is one of the core tenets Heat president Pat