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Broadcaster Dick Enberg passes away at 82

Broadcaster Dick Enberg passes away at 82

Enberg, who retired from broadcasting Padres games in 2016, received numerous broadcasting awards including the Rozelle Award from the Pro Football Hall of Fame and the Gowdy Award from the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame. Enberg was a fixture in the Southern California sports landscape through the 1960s and 1970s. A versatile broadcaster, Enberg's play-by-play voice was featured in 10 Super Bowls, eight NCAA basketball championship games, 28 Wimbledon tournaments. Consulte Mais Informação

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Yankees, Pirates Talks Regarding Gerrit Cole Have 'Cooled'

Yankees, Pirates Talks Regarding Gerrit Cole Have 'Cooled'

Passan reported , however, that while NY is the likely destination for the hard-throwing right-hander, the Pirates are " motivated " to move Cole even if it isn't to the Yankees. The Yankees had been linked to Cole earlier in the offseason, but the talks reportedly had cooled. Cole nearly has been a Yankee once before. Cole did not sign, went to UCLA and in 2011 the Pirates made him the No. Consulte Mais Informação

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UFC's Daniel Cormier Wants in the 2018 Royal Rumble

UFC's Daniel Cormier Wants in the 2018 Royal Rumble

Francis Ngannou, for the UFC heavyweight title by stating, "It would be the most incredible thing in the world". In the main event, Stipe Miocic will attempt to become the very first heavyweight in the history of the UFC to defend the title on three consecutive occasions but to do so he must overcome perhaps the most hotly-tipped power-puncher on the UFC's roster right now, Francis Ngannou. Consulte Mais Informação

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Vince McMahon's new company takes over 'XFL' trademark from WWE

A follow-up report by Rovell on ESPN.com said McMahon is also fresh off a sale of 3.34 million WWE shares (or about $100 million worth) amid his pursuit of a new XFL . WWE and NBC founded the XFL as a joint venture in 1999. The inaugural game matched the New York/New Jersey Hitmen and the Las Vegas Outlaws, with the Los Angeles Xtreme winning the XFL league title at season's end. Consulte Mais Informação

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FC Porto derrota Rio Ave na Taça da Liga

FC Porto derrota Rio Ave na Taça da Liga

Já o Rio Ave, fica, com este desaire, praticamente arredado da prova, uma vez que soma apenas um ponto, tal como o Paços de Ferreira, embora ainda tenha um derradeiro desafio a disputar, frente ao Leixões, em casa. O jogo ficou marcado por duas expulsões , uma de cada lado. No segundo tempo, destaque para as expulsões de Danilo e de Pelé , o primeiro depois de ver dois cartões amarelos e o segundo por falta dentro da grande área vilacondense, que deu o penalty para Aboubakar ... Consulte Mais Informação

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Global 2017 insured cat losses at $136bn

Global 2017 insured cat losses at $136bn

The report by the research arm of reinsurance giant Swiss Re said the USA felt the biggest impact, reflecting devastation from Hurricanes Harvey , Irma and Maria. 'However, significant protection gaps remain and if the industry is able to extend its reach, many more people and businesses can become better equipped to withstand the fallout from disaster events'. Consulte Mais Informação

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