Free agent closer Craig Kimbrel to sign with Chicago Cubs

Craig Kimbrel's time in purgatory is finally ending, as the closer is set to sign with the Chicago Cubs, according to a person with knowledge of the situation. The person spoke to USA TODAY Sports on the condition of anonymity because the deal was not yet official.  The addition of Kimbrel, a bonafide shutdown closer, is just what the Cubs have needed. […]

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Portugal have penalty overturned as VAR awards one to Switzerland

VAR controversy rocks Nations League semi-final as Portugal are awarded penalty only for decision to be overturned and Switzerland to be given one instead after striker Steven Zuber was tripped moments earlier Portugal had a penalty decision overturned by the Video Assistant Referee Switzerland were instead awarded a spot kick for incident from moments earlier Steven Zuber adjudged to have […]

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Rohit Sharma guides India to thumping World Cup win over South Africa sending warning out to favourites England

ROHIT SHARMA guided India to a winning World Cup start and showed why England should be afraid. Very afraid. Sharma’s innings of 122 not out swept aside South Africa by six wickets and provided instant proof of India’s credentials. England remain tournament favourites – despite their slip-up against Pakistan – but India’s cocktail of dazzling batsmen, strong quickies and beguiling […]

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Fifa: Gianni Infantino re-elected as president for a second term

Gianni Infantino has been re-elected as president of football’s world governing body Fifa for a second term. The Swiss-Italian, 49, was re-elected until 2023 without opposition at Fifa’s annual congress in Paris. He succeeded Sepp Blatter in 2016 and has increased the number of teams at the 2026 World Cup and proposed key changes to the Club World Cup. Ex-president […]

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