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Ashes: Joe Root urges England bowlers to be ‘ruthless’ against Steve Smith

• ‘We’ve got to be really ruthless with it and stick to it’• Australia likely to pick Josh Hazlewood for second Ashes TestJoe Root has told England to look past Steve Smith’s twitchiness at the crease and be ruthless with their pl...

Ashes: Joe Root urges England bowlers to be ‘ruthless’ against Steve Smith

Source: theguardian.com

England captain Joe Root: I must stick to my plan to get Steve Smith out in Ashes clash Joe Root has called on England's attack to be ruthless when bowling to Steve Smith and says he must be more patient as captain against the Australian batsman when the Second Ashes Test begins at Lord's tomorrow....
07:00, 08/14/2019

England's Joe Root on Jofra Archer, Steve Smith and the third Ashes Test – video The England captain expects his side to 'go up another level' in the third Ashes test at Headingley. Batsman Jason Roy has passed a concussion test after being struck during a nets session, but Australia are without their star man, Steve Smith. The b...
19:14, 08/21/2019

| Root urges England to take advantage of Smith absence England captain Joe Root wants his side to make the most of Australia star batsman Steve Smith's enforced absence from the third Ashes Test at Headingley....
07:14, 08/22/2019

England unchanged for third Ashes Test while Australia wait on Steve Smith • Hosts stick with 12-man squad from Lord’s Test for Headingley• Steve Smith will require medical clearance after concussionEngland have named an unchanged squad for the third Ashes Test against Australia, which starts at Headingley on Thursday.The b...
21:00, 08/19/2019

Steve Smith secures another century as Australia set England considerable target in first Ashes Test For three days, the first Ashes Test went back and forth, with England and Australia trading blows, but neither ever able to hammer home an emphatic advantage....
20:14, 08/04/2019

England to rough up sandpaper pair David Warner and Steve Smith in Ashes opener England will target the returning 'sandpaper duo' Steve Smith and David Warner as Joe Root's team look to cap "a really special year to remember" when the Ashes begin at Edgbaston tomorrow....
20:42, 07/31/2019

Good news for England’s Ashes bowlers as ECB sticks with 2018 Dukes ball • New county ball will not be used in this summer’s Tests• More pronounced seam made batting difficult in 2018The England and Wales Cricket Board has confirmed that this year’s Tests will be played using a more bowler-friendly ball, one different to ...
16:42, 05/08/2019

Joe Root relishing Ashes battle as fans get right behind England England's World Cup celebrations were intense, but short-lived. A couple of heavy nights, a meet and greet at The Kia Oval, then a trip to No10. Already, there is another epic task at hand....
15:00, 07/16/2019

Joe Root ready for return to No 3 in England’s Ashes reshuffle • Captain may move up to bolster side’s top order• David Warner suffers bruised thigh in nets for AustraliaJoe Root could return to the No 3 spot for the first Ashes Test at Edgbaston to shore up England’s struggling top order. On a day in which Aust...
05:00, 07/30/2019

Ireland post lowest ever Test score at Lord's as ruthless England recover to secure Ashes warm-up win England's bowlers spared their blushes with a terrific performance as they bowled Ireland out for the lowest-ever Test score at Lord's, to ensure they go into next week's Ashes series on the back of the win....
15:28, 07/26/2019

England's Joe Root Laments "Bitterly Disappointing" Ashes Defeat World Cup winners England, set an imposing target of 398 to win, collapsed to 97/7 in the post-lunch session on the fifth and final day before being bowled out for 146....
07:56, 08/06/2019

Joe Root digs in to give England glimmer of hope in third Ashes Test • Australia 179 & 246, England 67 & 156-3• England captain unbeaten but Denly departs for 50We are still here. When England were 15 for two in their seventh over with another 344 runs required for victory and 70 overs to be bowled in the day, swift e...
21:56, 08/24/2019

| Emotional Steve Smith revels in Ashes centuries An emotional Steve Smith admitted his brilliant contribution to Australia's first Test humbling of England was a dream come true after the pain of his ball-tampering ban....
18:42, 08/05/2019

Emotional Steve Smith Revels In Ashes Centuries Of batsmen to have played at least 20 Test innings, Steve Smith's career average of 62.96 is second only in the all-time list to that of Don Bradman....
07:56, 08/06/2019

Ashes 2019: England still alive in series as defiant Joe Root leads fightback England live to fight another day in this Ashes – much to the surprise of many. After their abject display on Friday, they toughed it out on Saturday, meaning that on Sunday they need 203 more to stay in the series. They have seven wickets with which...
21:00, 08/24/2019

Steve Smith hopeful of playing in third Ashes Test despite concussion • Smith replaced in Australia team by Labuschagne at Lord’s• Third Test at Headingley begins on ThursdaySteve Smith remains hopeful of playing in Thursday’s third Test at Headingley despite the delayed concussion diagnosis that led him to report head...
21:00, 08/18/2019

Steve Smith's Ashes Run-Spree Sparks Don Bradman Comparisons Don Bradman and Steve Smith have been mentioned repeatedly in the same breath since Smith hit innings of 144 and 142 during Australia's win over England in the first Test....
08:14, 08/13/2019

Steve Smith says after Ashes century: ‘I didn’t know if I’d play cricket again’ • Australia batsman reveals he lost love for sport during ban• Smith’s 144 against England was more than half his side’s runsSteve Smith shrugged off the boos to score a masterful comeback century that, combined with a series-threatening injury to Ji...
06:14, 08/02/2019

Ashes 2019: captains on Steve Smith and drawn second Test – video After it looked like England were closing on their first win of the series, a fine 59 from Australia’s substitute Marnus Labuschagne saw the sides draw the second Test. Labuschagne was brought in for Steve Smith who was ruled out of the final day wit...
11:28, 08/19/2019

Ashes 1st Test: Steve Smith Hundred, Stuart Broad Five-For Headline Day 1 ENG vs AUS Highlights, Ashes 2019: Steve Smith marked his return to Test cricket with a hundred before Australia were bowled out for 284 on the opening day of the Ashes series....
10:14, 08/02/2019

Ashes: Steve Smith ruled out as Australia try to fill 'unfillable shoes' – video Australia's Steve Smith has been ruled out of Thursday's third Ashes Test following a delayed concussion inflicted by a Jofra Archer bouncer. Speaking on Tuesday, coach Justin Langer said that ‘when you take your best players out, it always has an im...
01:42, 08/21/2019

Ashes 2019: Australia Rule Out Bouncer Battle Despite Steve Smith Blow Justin Langer insisted his side would not be sidetracked from their goal of becoming the first Australia side in 18 years to win an Ashes series in England....
14:00, 08/21/2019

Steve Smith, Nathan Lyon Star As Australia Win 1st Ashes Test By 251 Runs The match was a personal triumph for Steve Smith, who in his first Test since a 12-month ban for his role in a ball-tampering scandal, scored 144 and 142....
07:56, 08/06/2019

'I have never doubted my ability': Steve Smith on two centuries in opening Ashes Test – video Steve Smith became only the fifth Australian to make two centuries in the same Ashes Test after another near-perfect innings left England needing to bat for the entirety of the final day in the series opener at Edgbaston to avoid defeat.Smith, who is...
23:00, 08/04/2019

Australian PM condemns English fans for booing injured Steve Smith during Ashes Test Scott Morrison says it was ‘a foul’ for fans to jeer batsman after he was hit on the neck by a ball from Jofra Archer during the second Test at Lord’sAustralia’s prime minister, Scott Morrison, has weighed into the Ashes booing debate, calling it “a ...
11:00, 08/19/2019

Ashes 2019: Steve Smith scores 144 on Test comeback to lead Australia's recovery on day one A World Cup beforehand means the Ashes has not had the insufferable war of words and buildup of hype has been rather stilted. Well, the opening day of the 2019 series more than lived up to the hype....
21:56, 08/01/2019

England focused despite Smith's withdrawal from third Ashes Test – video England coach Trevor Bayliss admitted that 'it's not going to get down to necessarily one player on either side' as Steve Smith withdrew from the third Test of the Ashes. The Australian batsman has been in outstanding form throughout the series but h...
01:42, 08/21/2019

Sandpaper trio Cameron Bancroft, Steve Smith and David Warner back in Australia Test squad for The Ashes Australia have reunited their shamed 'sandpapergate' trio of Cameron Bancroft, Steve Smith and David Warner in their squad for the Ashes, which starts next Thursday at Edgbaston....
15:28, 07/26/2019

England must prove stubborn Smith has not 'solved batting' if they are to reclaim Ashes "Crabbing around on his crease and chuntering away to himself, Steve Smith is a horrible batsmen to watch. But on a day when wickets tumbled at Edgbaston, Smith was the limpet that England just couldn’t budge."...
00:14, 08/02/2019

Imperious Smith sets England tough task to save first Ashes Test "Steve Smith became only the fifth Australian to make two centuries in the same Ashes test as another imperious, near-perfect innings on Sunday put a blunt England attack to the sword and left them on the brink of defeat in the Ashes opener at Edgbas...
02:42, 08/05/2019

Steve Smith Hundred Sets Up Australia Warm-Up Win Over England A target of 298 proved just beyond England, without four first-choice players including captain Eoin Morgan and fellow batsman Joe Root, as the World Cup hosts and favourites were dismissed for 285......
21:42, 05/25/2019

Steve Smith hits 76 as David Warner struggles on return to England • Pair return in World Cup warm-up game against West Indies• Australia win by seven wicketsSteve Smith marked his return to English soil with a typically assured half century – but there were contrasting fortunes for his Australia teammates David War...
23:00, 05/22/2019

Steve Smith stands firm again as Australia establish lead against England • First Test, day three: Australia 284 & 124-3; England 374• Smith unbeaten on 46 and looking ominousYet again Steve Smith is the obstacle driving the English to distraction. While he is still at the crease nothing can be guaranteed. In front of anot...
20:28, 08/03/2019

Steve Smith causes problems for England again as Australia open up lead of 34 at Edgbaston A thrilling Test produced a third day of twists and turns at Edgbaston and, at its end, the state of play is similar to the start: you would rather be sat in England's dressing room, but not by much....
22:28, 08/03/2019

England vs Australia: Steve Smith turns jeers to cheers with fine century Australia's Steve Smith was greeted by a mixture of boos and polite applause as he marked his comeback appearance against England with a fine century in the World Cup warm-up match at the Ageas Bowl....
21:14, 05/25/2019

Chris Woakes says England need a plan to claim crucial Steve Smith wicket • ’We’ll look at a few plans overnight,’ says Woakes• Smith’s form looking ominous for EnglandThis summer’s Ashes series is only three days old but already the same question that vexed England when they last met Australia in Test cricket has resurfac...
10:28, 08/04/2019

England vs Australia: Regaining respect will take time for David Warner and Steve Smith, says Ricky Ponting David Warner and Steve Smith still have work to do before regaining the respect of the cricketing public, former Australia captain Ricky Ponting warned....
18:42, 06/25/2019

| Root talks up Archer's Ashes chances Joe Root believes Jofra Archer could find himself in Ashes action against Australia this season even though the England fast bowler has yet to play Test cricket....
20:42, 05/06/2019

Jofra Archer’s emergence shakes up the Ashes series, says Joe Root • Captain says paceman has changed dynamic of England attack• Australia could be without concussed Steve Smith in third TestJoe Root said Jofra Archer has changed the dynamic of England’s attack and given Australia something to think about after the ...
11:00, 08/19/2019

England’s Phil Neville: ‘We must drive standards higher and be more ruthless’ • Manager feels better to get nervy World Cup opener over• Neville: ‘I loved every minute of it. I’m really proud’Phil Neville said his England side have “nothing to fear” as they began their World Cup quest with a narrow victory against Scotland in ...
06:42, 06/10/2019

Rob Key's Ashes column: Score a big hundred and everything will quickly fall into place for Joe Root It will not have been an easy time for Joe Root since England went 1-0 down in the Ashes 2019. You get carried away as captain, thinking about the make-up and balance of the team, who should be dropped or recalled, but you have to pass over the form ...
07:00, 08/14/2019

Joe Root on Ashes dreams, Australia's behaviour and omission of Jofra Archer – video England's captain Joe Root insists he has confidence in the side named for the first Ashes Test at Edgbaston and believes Jofra Archer will play a part later in the series after the decision to delay the Barbados-born paceman's introduction to the re...
17:56, 07/31/2019

The New Gemini Man Trailer Makes You Wonder Which Will Smith You’ll Root For Older actors playing their younger selves is becoming rather common these days, but none of those movies have done what Gemini Man is doing.Read more......
16:42, 07/25/2019

Phil Neville insists England must be ruthless to break semi-final barrier • Neville ‘cannot think of a better job than leading Lionesses’• England lost Women’s World Cup third-place play-offPhil Neville is back where it all began. A month ago he sat at the same beachside restaurant on the pebbly Mediterranean shoreline, ju...
03:14, 07/07/2019

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18:42, 05/09/2019

Joe Root urges selectors to consider more than runs after Tests ball switch • New county ball will not be used in favour of 2018 Dukes ball• Captain wary high domestic returns alone could be misleadingJoe Root has warned England’s selectors they must look beyond the runs column when choosing their Ashes top order this summer...
00:28, 05/10/2019

‘Address root causes’ of instability in Mali through ‘aid and support’ urges UN chief Appearing before the Security Council on Friday, UN Secretary-General António Guterres said that the only way to prevent increased violence and instability in Mali is to tackle root causes such as grinding poverty; climate change and competition for ...
21:56, 04/28/2019

3rd Test: Root Keeps Australia At Bay, England Need 203 More Runs To Win England vs Australia 3rd Test Day 3 Highlights, Ashes 2019: England need 203 runs to win while Australia are seven wickets away from retaining the Ashes....
23:00, 08/24/2019

| Warne backs Archer to challenge Smith in Ashes Australia great Shane Warne believes Jofra Archer could be the man to stop Steve Smith's Ashes run-spree as "no one likes to face tall 90 mph (145 kph) bowlers"....
20:28, 08/09/2019

Ashes, 1st Test: Smith Rescues Australia With 144 After Collapse On Day 1 Steve Smith starred on his Test comeback with an impressive knock of 144 and rescued Australia after a batting collapse on Day 1 of the first Ashes Test....
10:14, 08/02/2019

Joe Root at No3 gives balance to England's shaky top order at last Anyone with a passing interest in English Test cricket in recent years has an opinion on where Joe Root should bat in the Ashes, not least the captain himself. No3 or No4? The debate has raged on, Root has moved up and down, England's batting has loo...
13:56, 07/30/2019

Joe Root sees value in Jofra Archer’s ‘extra bit of zip’ for England • Test captain Root looking forward to practising with paceman• ‘He hurried a few guys up’ in T20 victory over PakistanJoe Root has been given food for thought by Jofra Archer’s impressive contribution to England’s T20 victory against Pakistan in Car...
19:28, 05/06/2019

| Smith savours Ashes century after fearing scandal would end career Australia's Steve Smith said he had contemplated the end of his career after marking his first Test since a year-long ball-tampering ban with a superb century....
23:28, 08/01/2019

Smith, Warner And Bancroft Included In Australia's Ashes Squad Steve Smith, David Warner and Cameron Bancroft will be making a comeback into the Australian Test squad after being ousted for the infamous ban post the ball-tampering scandal in South Africa....
00:43, 07/27/2019

Smith’s century rescues Australia on first day of Ashes despite Broad’s burst • First Test, day one: Australia 284; England 10-0• Smith’s 144 drives recovery from 122-8; Broad takes five wicketsSteve Smith is on the periphery no more. On his return to Test cricket with his side deep in the doldrums he struck his 24th Test cent...
06:14, 08/02/2019

Warne Backs Archer To Be Smith's "Biggest Challenge" In Ashes Shane Warne believes Jofra Archer's extra pace, as well as the knowledge gained from playing alongside Steve Smith in the IPL, will stand him in good stead if he is selected....
19:42, 08/09/2019

Joe Root hits out at ‘substandard’ Lord’s pitch after England’s three-day Test win • Root: ‘It wasn’t even close to being a fair contest’ • England avoid defeat but Lord’s groundsman under fireEngland’s bowlers will not thank Joe Root for it but their captain was highly critical of the Lord’s pitch after his side’s 143-run victory ...
20:42, 07/26/2019

Joe Root Stars As England Coast To 8-Wicket Win Over West Indies Joe Root scored his second century of the World Cup 2019 as England crushed the West Indies by eight wickets in Southampton on Friday with 16.5 overs to spare....
20:42, 06/14/2019

Eoin Morgan’s six-hitting spree has got England buzzing, says Joe Root • Batsman unsurprised by Morgan’s 17 sixes against Afghanistan• ‘It gives the dressing room a huge amount of confidence’Eoin Morgan claimed his six-hitting spree against Afghanistan went beyond his wildest dreams but, for Joe Root, who watched all bu...
20:00, 06/19/2019

3rd Test Live: Joe Root And Joe Denly Keep England's Hopes Alive England vs Australia 3rd Test Day 3 LIVE Score, Ashes 2019: Australia lead the five-Test series 1-0 and victory at Headingley would see them retain the Ashes at 2-0 up with two to play....
19:28, 08/24/2019

Joe Root says England will not make kneejerk decisions after Test rout • Captain has no regrets over Jimmy Anderson’s selection• Tim Paine says Anderson’s absence boosted Australia moraleJoe Root says England must avoid making “shotgun” decisions after their crushing defeat by Australia in the first Test and the captain...
10:42, 08/06/2019

Joe Root’s England fired up to burst through ‘huge hole’ in Australia • England aim to capitalise on Steve Smith’s enforced absence • Jofra Archer to spearhead bid to square Ashes in third TestJoe Root believes England are ready to pounce on the absence of Steve Smith and heap more pressure on Australia using the fast ...
09:42, 08/22/2019

Cameron Bancroft joins Smith and Warner in Australia’s Ashes squad • Trio reunited for first time since ball-tampering scandal• Recalls also for fast bowlers James Pattinson and Peter SiddleAustralian cricket’s sandpaper trio are in a Test squad together for the first time since their Cape Town debacle and subsequen...
20:42, 07/26/2019

Report - Smith century leads Australia recovery in Ashes opener "Australia\u0027s Steve Smith struck a superb 144 on his return to the side as they recovered from 122-8 to reach 284 all out against England in the first innings of the first Ashes test before the hosts saw out two overs unscathed at Edgbaston on Th...
00:14, 08/02/2019

World Cup Live: Bairstow, Root Rebuild For England After Vince Departure England vs Afghanistan Live Score, 2019 ICC Cricket World Cup: Losing James Vince just before the first powerplay ended, Joe Root and Jonny Bairstow are rebuilding for England against Afghanistan in......
13:28, 06/18/2019

Joe Root: Australia hold no fear for England ahead of World Cup semi-final Joe Root says there is no "fear factor" attached to playing Australia, despite England losing to them in their World Cup group match a fortnight ago and in a pre-tournament warm-up fixture....
13:14, 07/09/2019

Cricket World Cup: Buttler and Root tons in vain as Pakistan stun England • Pakistan 348-8; England 334-9. Pakistan win by 14 runs• Wahab Riaz grabs three wickets as run chase falls shortBrilliant centuries from Jos Buttler and Joe Root were not enough to carry England to a record World Cup chase as Pakistan produced a stu...
20:28, 06/03/2019

West Indies vs England: Joe Root hits century on way to comfortable eight-wicket victory It came at a cost, but this was a mighty impressive England win over the West Indies, led by Joe Root the all-rounder. With ball then bat, they were utterly clinical in winning by eight wickets. For much of the afternoon the sun even came out – a sig...
21:00, 06/14/2019

Australia Captain Tim Paine Expecting "Same Old Steve Smith" Steve Smith has been ruled out of the third Ashes Test at Headingley after being concussed by a Jofra Archer 92 mph bouncer in the drawn second Test at Lord's....
21:42, 08/21/2019

Jofra Archer takes six wickets for England to vindicate Joe Root's bold decision When you win the toss and bowl, as England did in the Third Ashes Test at Headingley, there is great expectation. Get it wrong, and your decision will not be forgotten in a hurry, particularly in the Ashes. Hussain, Brisbane 2002. Ponting, Edgbaston ...
23:42, 08/22/2019

Watch: Steve Smith Leaving Ball Is One Of The Funniest Things You'll See Steve Smith's unique style of leaving the ball is already well known but the Australian right-hander took it to a whole new level on Day 3 of the 2nd Ashes Test....
11:00, 08/17/2019

England v Australia: Women's Ashes, second ODI – live! Updates from the second ODI at LeicesterMegan Schutt: don’t buy the idea Australia are hot favouritesAnd you can email Adam here or tweet him here 1.39pm BST England: Tammy Beaumont, Amy Jones (w), Heather Knight (c), Natalie Sciver, Danielle Wyatt, ...
14:42, 07/04/2019

Ashes first Test: England 267-4 at stumps on day two – as it happened Rory Burns batted all day to make a fine maiden Test century and put England on top in a fascinating first Test at Edgbaston 9.03pm BST Related: Rory Burns says evening with 2005 Ashes winners inspired fighting century Related: England’s Jimmy Ande...
23:28, 08/02/2019

England v Australia: Women's Ashes, second T20 – live! Women’s Ashes updates from the second Twenty20Australia intent on demolishing England after sealing seriesAnd feel free to email Adam or tweet @collinsadam 2.42pm BST 11th over: England 66-3 (Beaumont 37, Knight 11) DROPPED! Mooney took a fantastic s...
15:56, 07/28/2019

England v Australia: Women's Ashes, first ODI – live! Follow all the action from Leicester, 2pm BST startAshes eclipses World Cup at pinnacle of women’s cricketAnd you can email Geoff or tweet @GeoffLemonSport 1.21pm BST The teams are warming up out in front of us at the Leicester County Ground. The En...
14:28, 07/02/2019

England v Australia: Women's Ashes third ODI – live! Updates from the final 50-over game of the seriesAny thoughts? Email or tweet @mike_hytner 10.25am BST Still, there have been words of caution after the opening game from Australia bowler and Guardian guest columnist, Megan Schutt: Remember, they mad...
11:42, 07/07/2019

England v Australia: Women's Ashes first T20 – live! Updates from the match at ChelmsfordAny thoughts? Email or tweet @GeoffLemonSport 7.37pm BST 5th over: Australia 1-48 (Mooney 29, Lanning 15) Mooney! She’s so good when she’s in form like this. Steps across her stumps does the left-hander, and picks ...
20:42, 07/26/2019

Virat Kohli Joins Steve Smith In Elite World Cup Club Virat Kohli has so far scored 382 runs in six World Cup 2019 innings. He is behind Rohit Sharma (440), who is currently at the sixth spot in the list of highest run-getters in this World Cup....
11:28, 07/01/2019

Australia "Pumped" As Steve Smith And David Warner Seek Redemption Australia beat New Zealand by seven wickets on home turf to be crowned champions in 2015 and extend their record as the tournament's most successful team....
06:56, 05/21/2019

Steve Smith Closes In On Virat Kohli, Williamson In ICC Test Rankings Steve Smith scored centuries in both innings of the first Ashes Test and closed in on Virat Kohli and Kane Williamson on the ICC Test batsmen's rankings....
14:14, 08/06/2019

Steve Smith's concussion raises troubling memories for Aussie cricket The ball crunched against the Australian cricketer's forearm. Soon after, another rocketed into Steve Smith's neck -- just below his left ear -- poleaxing the Aussie batsman....
22:14, 08/19/2019

Steve Smith "Best Batter In World" In All 3 Formats, Claims Aaron Finch Australia captain Aaron Finch has hailed Steve Smith as the world's best batsman, saying having him and David Warner back in the fold is a huge boost for the team....
03:00, 06/09/2019

Clemson severs ties with assistant basketball coach Steve Smith Steve Smith's future at Clemson began to come into question after his name surfaced during the second college basketball corruption trial.        ...
01:42, 05/04/2019

Ashes 2019: England v Australia first Test, day one – as it happened Steve Smith made an awesome 144 on his return to Test cricket as Australia recovered from 122-8 to reach a useful total of 284 on a pulsating day 9.39pm BST Related: Steve Smith: ‘I didn’t know if I was going to play cricket again’ 8.46pm BST Rel...
06:14, 08/02/2019

| England's James Anderson in Ashes injury scare England great James Anderson was forced to leave the field with a calf injury while bowling for Lancashire in their County Championship match against Durham....
19:42, 07/02/2019

Ashes 2019: England v Australia second Test, day five – live! Updates from the final day of play, start 12.10pm BSTAustralia’s Steve Smith ruled out with concussionCounty cricket: Kent v Essex and more – live!Any thoughts? Email or tweet @GeoffLemonSport 2.42pm BST 60th over: England 168-5 (Stokes 61, Bairstow ...
16:00, 08/18/2019

Ashes 2019: England v Australia first Test, day five – live! Updates from the final day of play at EdgbastonPlaying England feels like Christmas every day, says SmithAny thoughts? Email Adam or tweet @collinsadam 2.21pm BST 40th over: England 114-7 (Moeen 0, Woakes 13) Woakes deals with the majority of the Lyo...
15:28, 08/05/2019

Ashes 2019: England v Australia second Test, day two – as it happened Rory Burns and Jonny Bairstow made dogged half-centuries but England were dismissed for a below-par 258 on the inaugural Ruth Strauss Foundation Day at Lord’s 8.39pm BST Bull on Burns ... Related: Rory Burns counts his blessings amid England fragilit...
21:56, 08/15/2019

England v Australia: Women's Ashes Test, day one – live! Live updates from day one of the Test in TauntonYou can email Adam here or tweet him here 10.43am BST England: Amy Jones, Tammy Beaumont, Heather Knight (c), Georgia Elwiss, Nat Sciver, Sarah Taylor (wk), Katherine Brunt, Anya Shrubsole, Laura Marsh,...
12:00, 07/18/2019

Ashes 2019: England set Australia 267 to win second Test – live! Updates from the final day of play, start 12.10pm BSTAustralia’s Steve Smith ruled out with concussionCounty cricket: Kent v Essex and more – live!Any thoughts? Email Tim or tweet @TimdeLisle 6.51pm BST 38th over: Australia 138-5 (Head 35, Paine 0) S...
19:56, 08/18/2019

England v Australia: Women's Ashes Test, day three – live! Updates from Taunton, play starts at 11am BSTEngland hopes fade as Australia hold firm amid rainEmail Tanya or tweet @tjaldred with your thoughts 11.52am BST 145th over: Australia 379-6 (Mooney 32, Molineux 8) Will Laura Marsh get a break before Aust...
12:56, 07/20/2019

Women's Ashes Test: England v Australia – day four live! Over-by-over updates from the final day’s play in TauntonAustralia and Molineux turn the screw on EnglandEmail Geoff here or tweet @GeoffLemonSport 10.21am BST One thing really stood out to me in yesterday’s play. Here’s an extended thought that I p...
11:28, 07/21/2019

| Archer misses out as England name line-up for 1st Ashes Test World Cup-winner Jofra Archer will have to wait for his Test debut after the fast bowler was left out of the England side named for the Ashes opener against Australia....
15:28, 07/31/2019

Ashes 2019: England v Australia second Test, day three – live Updates from the third day of play at Lord’sArcher ready to return fire following Australia blitzAny thoughts? Email or tweet @GeoffLemonSport 12.53pm BST 36th over: Australia 76-4 (Smith 9, Wade 0) Yet another leg-side nudge from Smith gives Wade th...
13:56, 08/16/2019

Ponting: World Cup could give England Ashes boost "Former Australia captain Ricky Ponting believes England\u0027s success in their home World Cup may bode ill for Australia\u0027s hopes of retaining the Ashes."...
12:42, 07/13/2019

Ashes 2019: England v Australia third Test, day one – live! Updates from the opening day of play at HeadingleyAustralia recall Harris and Pattinson for third TestAny thoughts? Email or tweet @collinsadam 1.12pm BST Worse than at any stage this morning. Settle in. 1.08pm BST All the covers are still on, in cas...
14:28, 08/22/2019

Ashes 2019: England v Australia second Test, day four – live Updates from the fourth day of play at Lord’sJofra Archer quickly becomes England’s go-to bowlerAny thoughts? Email or tweet @collinsadam 12.45pm BST 60th over: Australia 141-5 (Smith 41, Paine 20) Bad from Broad, Smith getting off strike - with thre...
13:56, 08/17/2019

Ashes 2019: England v Australia first Test, day three – live! Updates from the third day of the first Test at EdgbastonThe Spin: sign up and get our free weekly cricket emailAny thoughts? Email or tweet @collinsadam 2.24pm BST 124th over: England 354-8 (Woakes 26, Broad 23) He turns to Pat Cummins, replacing Pa...
15:28, 08/03/2019

Jason Roy set to feature in Ashes after first England Test call-up • World Cup hero in 13-man party that will face Ireland at Lord’s• Jimmy Anderson also included despite fitness concernsJason Roy looks set to be part of England’s Ashes campaign after receiving a first Test call-up for the match against Ireland next...
17:28, 07/17/2019

England v Australia: Ashes 2019 first Test, day four – live! Updates from the fourth day of play at EdgbastonInjured Anderson will not bowl again in first TestAny thoughts? Email or tweet @GeoffLemonSport 12.32pm BST 52nd over: Australia 204-3 (Smith 87, Head 51) Denly carries on, and oh dear. Loses that good ...
13:42, 08/04/2019

Ashes 2019: England v Australia second Test, day four – as it happened After Australia were bowled out for 250, England suffered a top-order collapse in their second innings and closed out on 96-4 at the end of the fourth day 7.30pm BST Time to call it a day here, after some of the most gripping sessions of Test cricket...
00:00, 08/18/2019

Ashes 2019: England v Australia first Test, day two – live! Over-by-over coverage of the second day at EdgbastonAnderson still has hope of bowling again in first TestFeel free to email Rob your thoughts 3.33pm BST 53rd over: England 162-2 (Burns 81, Denly 2) Burns, trying to leave Siddle at the last minute, u...
16:42, 08/02/2019

England’s Ashes candidates to be put to the Test by Ireland at Lord’s • Joe Root’s new-look XI includes two debutants and two spinners• Three members of the team will be playing their first home TestOn the eve of England’s first ever Test against Ireland perhaps it was fitting that the pitch, which is almost in the cen...
19:56, 07/23/2019

Ashes 2019: England v Australia second Test, day two – live! Updates from the second day of the Lord’s TestMission possible: is this how to get Smith out?Any thoughts? Email or tweet @collinsadam 2.19pm BST 35th over: England 105-3 (Burns 47, Buttler 5) Maiden from Cummins to the new man Buttler and a good one...
15:28, 08/15/2019

England v Australia: Women's Ashes Test, day two – live! Updates from the second day of play at TauntonDay one report: Perry turns screw on EnglandLanning as ruthless as Ponting or WaughEmail Geoff or tweet @GeoffLemonSport 10.23am BST If there was one thing that stood out on the first day, it was the ruth...
11:28, 07/19/2019

Ben Stokes says England must win bouncer war to level Ashes series Ben Stokes says England must weather a bouncer war if they are to level the Ashes series at Headingley, where the start was delayed by a shower on a murky morning....
13:42, 08/22/2019

World Cup Live: Aaron Finch, Steve Smith Punish Sri Lanka At The Oval Sri Lanka vs Australia Live Score, 2019 ICC Cricket World Cup: Australia captain Aaron Finch led by example as his brisk century put the World Cup holders in control of Saturday's match against Sri......
14:42, 06/15/2019

Steve Smith and David Warner tipped to return for Australia in World Cup warm-ups Previously banned duo expected to overcome illnessThree games against New Zealand XI begin on MondayAllrounder Glenn Maxwell is confident former skipper Steve Smith and ex-deputy David Warner will overcome illness and play in Australia’s World Cup wa...
11:00, 05/05/2019

Steve Smith Praises Virat Kohli's "Lovely Gesture" During World Cup Clash Virat Kohli had gestured to the Indian fans not to boo Steve Smith and applaud him instead, during the World Cup 2019 league match at the Kennington Oval....
15:42, 06/17/2019

Steve Smith Had Some Rude Fantasy Football Questions For Panthers Receiver D.J. Moore Steve Smith has never been shy about speaking his mind to rivals, colleagues, fans, or really anyone else who happens to be nearby. Amazon’s All Or Nothing provides a perfect example of the former Carolina Panthers receiver and current NFL Network an...
01:00, 08/08/2019

Watch: Sheldon Cottrell Takes Unbelievable Catch To Dismiss Steve Smith Sheldon Cottrell made good ground before catching the ball one-handed, throwing it up in the air, regaining his position inside the boundary, and completing the dismissal....
18:00, 06/06/2019

Justin Langer defends decision allowing Steve Smith to resume batting • Australia coach says ‘he passed all of the tests’ to continue• Smith struck on the neck by a fierce Jofra Archer deliveryJustin Langer defended Australia’s decision to let Steve Smith resume his innings on the fourth day at Lord’s just 40 minutes a...
00:00, 08/18/2019

Former Carolina Panthers WR Steve Smith rips Arizona Cardinals' Josh Rosen Former Carolina Panthers wideout Steve Smith lit into Arizona Cardinals quarterback Josh Rosen after he unfollowed the Cardinals' social media channels....
21:56, 04/28/2019

England’s Jimmy Anderson takes two wickets in Ashes comeback bid • Seamer bowls two spells for Lancashire second XI• Anderson returns to Old Trafford for recovery sessionJimmy Anderson bowled nine overs and took two wickets for Lancashire’s second team when he began his Ashes comeback attempt on Tuesday.The Englan...
01:42, 08/21/2019

| England's Anderson in Ashes fitness race after calf injury England's James Anderson has just under a month to prove his fitness for the first Ashes Test against Australia after suffering a "low-grade calf muscle tear"....
14:14, 07/07/2019

Jimmy Anderson a serious doubt for start of England’s Ashes campaign • Bowler tore calf muscle playing for Lancashire against Durham• Injury could put Jofra Archer in frame for first Test at EdgbastonJimmy Anderson, England’s record-breaking seam bowler and the spearhead of the bowling attack, is in serious danger of ...
15:00, 07/07/2019

England’s Jimmy Anderson still has hope of bowling again in first Ashes Test • Paceman managed four overs on day one before re-injuring calf• Injured Mark Wood ruled out for rest of seasonJimmy Anderson is refusing to rule out bowling in Australia’s second innings after testing his injured calf before the start of play on day...
16:42, 08/02/2019

| England's Archer takes 6 wickets to boost Ashes fitness bid Jofra Archer boosted of being picked for the second Test against Australia as he took six wickets and scored a century playing for the Sussex Second XI....
06:14, 08/07/2019

Ashes 2019: England skittled for 67 v Australia, third Test day two – as it happened England have a mountain to climb are after disastrous day at Headingley which saw them bowled out for 67England’s Ashes hopes fade as Australia turn screw on day of despair 7.49pm BST Geoff Lemon on bowling fast .... Related: Hazlewood and Cummins op...
21:56, 08/23/2019

England chasing 398 to beat Australia in first Ashes Test: day four – as it happened England closed on 13-0 after being set a daunting target of 398 to win the first TestInjured Anderson will not bowl again in first Test 8.03pm BST Related: Steve Smith bats in space of his own, no historical comparison required | Barney Ronay 6.47p...
23:00, 08/04/2019

England bowled out for 146 as Australia win first Ashes Test to end Edgbaston hoodoo Australia took a mighty step towards retaining the Ashes – and winning a series in England for the first time since 2001 – by storming England's Fortress....
19:28, 08/05/2019

Australia close to retaining Ashes as England wilt at Headingley "Australia closed in on a victory that will see them retain the Ashes after ending an incredible second day of the third test with a lead of 283 runs, having bowled out England for an embarrassing 67 in their first innings on Friday."...
02:42, 08/24/2019

England’s Jimmy Anderson sent for calf scan after first Ashes session • Bowler not seen in England’s attack since opening spell• Anderson passed fit despite missing Ireland Test with calf injuryJimmy Anderson has been sent for a scan on his right calf following the first session of the opening Ashes Test.The England bo...
17:00, 08/01/2019

Ashes 2019: England skittled for 67 v Australia, third Test day two – live! Updates from the second day of play at HeadingleyLancashire to release Hameed at end of county seasonAny thoughts? Email or tweet @TimdeLisle 4.49pm BST 29th over: Australia 88-3 (Labuschagne 14, Head 22) Stokes has been much better in this spell, bu...
17:56, 08/23/2019

Ashes 2019: England draw second Test with Australia – as it happened! Australia held out to ensure the second Test at Lord’s was draw with England 7.44pm BST Here is Vic Marks on the draw at Lord’s. Related: England go close but Australia hold out to draw second Ashes Test 7.40pm BST It’s all over bar the montage set ...
21:00, 08/18/2019

Ashes 2019: England v Australia first Test, day one – live updates! Ashes updates from opening day of the series at EdgbastonClassic YouTube: memorable Ashes moments and moreAny thoughts? Email them to Rob 3.42pm BST That Woakes over was the last of a fine session for England, who took five wickets for 23 in a giddy ...
17:00, 08/01/2019

Ashes 2019: England chasing 359 v Australia, third Test day three – live! Updates from the third day of play at HeadingleyEngland capitulate with an exhausted shrugAny thoughts? Email or tweet @collinsadam 1.05pm BST Off to join the lunch queue. Back in about 20 minutes. If you’re looking for something to keep you company,...
14:14, 08/24/2019

Australia set England daunting 359 runs to win and save Ashes series "Australia were all out for 246 in their second innings on day three of the third Ashes test on Saturday, setting England 359 runs to win - a total that would be the second-highest ever run chase at Headingley - and keep alive the series."...
16:14, 08/24/2019

England call up Archer for Ashes opener, Stokes reinstated "Quick bowler Jofra Archer received his maiden call-up to the England Test squad for the Ashes series opener against Australia while all-rounder Ben Stokes was reappointed Joe Root\u0027s vice-captain."...
18:14, 07/27/2019

Burns maiden ton helps England take initiative in Ashes opener "Rory Burns smashed an unbeaten maiden test century as England gained the upper hand in the first Ashes test by finishing day two on 267-4, trailing Australia by just 17 runs on Friday."...
06:14, 08/03/2019

Lyon rips through England to hand Australia Ashes advantage "Australia spinner Nathan Lyon made light work of England\u0027s batting line-up as the hosts were bowled out for 146 in their second innings, losing the first Ashes Test by 251 runs to give the visitors a 1-0 lead in the series."...
19:28, 08/05/2019

Australia beat England by seven wickets: Women's Ashes, second T20 – as it happened The tourists cruised to another victory in the penultimate match of their dominant series 4.41pm BST Never in doubt. Yes, Australia did lose three wickets early on but the moment the best two players in the world came together was the moment the cont...
18:42, 07/28/2019

Cricket Australia confirm Steve Smith passed assessments before returning to bat after blow to head Cricket Australia have confirmed they followed head impact protocol before Steve Smith returned to the middle following a blow to the head in the second Ashes Test at Lord's....
01:28, 08/18/2019

David Warner fires as he and Steve Smith make unofficial return to Australian side Warner overcomes nervous start to make 39Smith hits 22 after pulling off acrobatic catch in fieldAllan Border Field on Monday played host to a familiar sight, if one not seen for over a year, as Steve Smith and David Warner were both warmly welcomed ...
10:42, 05/06/2019

Steve Smith retires hurt after 92.4mph Jofra Archer delivery strikes his head Steve Smith retired hurt in the second Ashes Test at Lord's after a titanic tussle with Jofra Archer ended with the batsman floored by a 92.4mph bouncer....
01:28, 08/18/2019

Steve Smith dismissed by incredible boundary catch in Australia's win over West Indies – video Mitchell Starc starred with the ball, taking five wickets, as Australia beat West Indies by 15 runs at Trent Bridge to get their Cricket World Cup campaign off to a winning start. Steve Smith scored 73, before being dismissed by a barely-believable c...
05:28, 06/07/2019

Cards unload Josh Rosen to Dolphins; NFL Network's Steve Smith rips QB for whining When the NFL's Arizona Cardinals selected Oklahoma's Kyler Murray with the No. 1 pick in this year's draft on Thursday, the selection set up a potential quarterback competition between Murray and Arizona's 2018 starter, Josh Rosen, who was the team's...
21:39, 04/28/2019

Steve Smith ruled out of Lord's Test with concussion and major doubt for Headingley Steve Smith has been ruled out for the remainder of the second Ashes Test and will likely take no part in the third Test at Headingley after suffering a concussion....
21:28, 08/18/2019

Kevin Durant quietly scolds Stephen A. Smith over hyped feud with Steve Kerr Kevin Durant broke his silence to send a message to Stephen A. Smith. After Smith reported that Durant didn’t care too much for Golden State coach Steve Kerr, as well as details of Durant’s interaction with Russell Westbrook before joinin...
22:56, 07/04/2019

St John's Wood flat overlooking Lords: watch Joe Root and the England team play in the Cricket World Cup from the privacy of your own penthouse With plush interiors and two terraces, the glamorous three-bedroom apartment overlooks the Lord's cricket ground and has fabulous views across London – it is listed at £4.5 million....
09:28, 05/23/2019

Ashes 2019: England v Australia second Test, day one start delayed – live! Updates from the opening day of play at Lord’sVic Marks: England hope for instant Archer impactAny thoughts? Email or tweet @GeoffLemonSport 11.51am BST “Good morning, Geoff.”Good morning, Graham Samuel-Gibbon! 11.43am BST “I am having a disturbing v...
13:00, 08/14/2019

England vs Australia 3rd Test live stream: how to watch Ashes cricket from anywhere Having gained some momentum in the second Test at Lord's - eventually ending in a draw - England will be looking to level matters as the 2019 Ashes series this week moves to Headingley in Leeds. If you've been completely bowled over (sorry!...
11:14, 08/22/2019

Mark Robinson steps down as coach of England Women after Ashes rout • Former Sussex coach guided team to 2017 World Cup victory• Assistant coach Alastair Maiden takes temporary chargeMark Robinson is to step down as the England Women’s coach after “a wonderful four years” ended with defeat in the Ashes.The 52-year-ol...
01:42, 08/21/2019

Australia know England team is vulnerable going into Ashes, warns Glenn McGrath As the Australia team arrived at Edgbaston on Monday, ahead of this week's Ashes opener, they found the ground's giant scoreboard mischievously unchanged from their crushing World Cup semi-final defeat to England just three weeks ago....
13:56, 07/30/2019

Ashes 2019: England v Australia second Test, day three abandoned after rain – as it happened Jofra Archer took his first Test wicket as England reduced Australia to 80 for four at lunch - but then it rained for the rest of the day 6.33pm BST Related: Jofra Archer off mark for England but threat of second Test draw looms 5.46pm BST The fore...
20:14, 08/16/2019

England vs Australia 2nd Test live stream: how to watch Ashes cricket from anywhere Australia really picked off in the 2nd Ashes Test at Lord's where they left off at Edgbaston. They appear to have England right where they want them...for now, at least. It's easy to keep track with the next twists and turns of the cricket ...
13:56, 08/16/2019

England aim to inspire youth in manner of 2005 Ashes – and share £3.2m prize • Most of squad were teenagers when England regained the urn• Paul Collingwood hoping to end run as only major trophy winnerEngland’s cricketers will share £3.2m if they emerge victorious from Sunday’s World Cup final against New Zealand. But for Tre...
22:14, 07/12/2019

Women’s Ashes: Australia and Sophie Molineux turn the screw on England • Day three of four: Australia 420-8d, England 199-6• Australia spinner Molineux takes three key wicketsThree days in, the Taunton Test looks likely to end in the same way that 60% of women’s Tests have since they moved to being four-day affairs in t...
22:00, 07/20/2019

Ashes first Test: Australia 124-3 and lead England by 34 runs – live reaction! Chris Woakes and Stuart Broad gave England a useful lead of 90 at Edgbaston before the magnificent Steve Smith led a strong Australian fightback 6.22pm BST And here’s James Pattinson “We’d have taken this position at the start of the day. Now it’s a...
19:42, 08/03/2019

'Ben Stokes is heartbeat of this England team', says Giles prior to Ashes – video Former England cricketer and team director Ashley Giles has called Ben Stokes the 'heartbeat of this team' after the all-rounder was reinstated as vice-captain for the upcoming Ashes series against Australia.Giles also addressed fears Jofra Archer ma...
05:00, 07/30/2019

England’s Jofra Archer may be held back from first Ashes Test, says Bayliss • Coach says no wish to hurt paceman’s recovery from sidestrain• Bayliss had ‘fairly stern chat’ after stuttering win over IrelandJofra Archer may be held back from the first Ashes Test, the England coach, Trevor Bayliss, said.The pace bowler was out...
17:00, 07/28/2019

Ashes 2019: England v Australia second Test, day three rain delay – live Updates from the third day of play at Lord’sArcher ready to return fire following Australia blitzAny thoughts? Email Rob here 3.04pm BST “Following on from the Wear Red for Ruth Day at Lord’s, I wanted to let you know about an event happening in Oxfo...
16:14, 08/16/2019

Ashes: Australia Survive As Lord's Test Against England Ends In A Draw ENG vs AUS 2nd Test Day 5 Highlights, Ashes 2019: The second Test between England and Australia ended in a draw as Australia managed to score 154/6 in the fourth innings....
23:56, 08/18/2019

England bowler Jofra Archer meets medics for Ashes fitness check England medical staff were due to assess Jofra Archer today to determine whether he is fit to play a part in the Ashes opener next Thursday at Edgbaston....
15:00, 07/25/2019

England vs Australia 2nd Test live stream: how to watch 2019 Ashes cricket from anywhere As is the tradition, the 2nd Test of the Ashes is taking place at Lord's - the home of cricket. As far as spectacles go, the first encounter will take some beating. But that won't bother the players from England and Australia, who will happ...
11:00, 08/14/2019

James Pattinson and Australian pace battery will give England nightmares during The Ashes Australia have brought many fearsome pace attacks to England over the years - and the one preparing for Thursday's Ashes opener at Edgbaston could mix it with the best....
14:14, 07/29/2019

England’s pace options limited as injured Stone to miss second Ashes Test • Stone becomes third out-of-action England paceman • Stone out for a fortnight after being injured in trainingOlly Stone will miss the second Ashes Test after being ruled out for at least a fortnight with a back injury. The England pace bowler, who ...
18:42, 08/07/2019

England bowler Olly Stone ruled out of second Ashes Test with back injury England have lost another fast bowler for the Second Ashes Test after Olly Stone was ruled out for at least a fortnight with a "reoccurrence" of a back injury....
13:56, 08/07/2019

Women's Ashes live stream: how to watch England vs Australia 2019 online from anywhere 2019 really is the year for England vs Australia cricket. Adding to the huge encounters in the Cricket World Cup and the men's Ashes, there's also the women's Ashes being fiercely fought out. We're here to help you figure out your...
19:42, 07/11/2019

Ashes 2019 live stream: how to watch every England vs Australia cricket Test from anywhere It's one of oldest sporting rivalries and the Ashes series still stands as the pinnacle of Test cricket. England will be desperate to win back the Ashes on home soil, having been thrashed 4-0 Down Under 18 months ago. You'll be able to watc...
12:14, 07/29/2019

James Anderson injury latest: England bowler could miss start of the Ashes James Anderson is a doubt for the start of the Ashes next month after it was revealed the England seamer suffered a low grade muscle tear to his right calf earlier this week....
15:28, 07/07/2019

England vs Australia 1st Test live stream: how to watch 2019 Ashes cricket from anywhere The 1st Test of the 2019 Ashes is here and we couldn't be any more excited to see the latest chapter in the England vs Australia cricket story. These matches are always worthy of celebrating and utterly unmissable - so we've put together th...
13:28, 08/01/2019

Sam Curran wants England Test team to build on World Cup success against Ireland and in Ashes Sam Curran believes England's Test team will be inspired by their 50-over counterparts' maiden World Cup triumph when they face Ireland at Lord's next week and in the Ashes that follow....
16:28, 07/18/2019

The Root’s Clapback Mailbag: Some Rules and Reminders for People Who Read The Root It’s the Friday before a major holiday, and the regular writer of the Clapback Mailbag, Michael Harriot, has decided to take the day off for whatever it is he does when he is not pulling white people by their taint hairs on The Root....
06:28, 05/25/2019

Warriors coach Steve Kerr urges Congress members to call out Trump Steve Kerr urged members of Congress to call out Donald Trump on Sunday night, hours after the president lashed out at four minority, freshman congresswomen in a tweetstorm, telling them to “go back” to the countries they came from. “Come...
19:28, 07/15/2019

Ashes 2019: Rory Burns hits first Test century to put England in box seat against Australia Rory Burns had been in the nineties for more than 10 overs and on 99 for nine balls when he pushed Nathan Lyon to mid-on and just ran. He was quick enough, and a hard-earned Ashes century was his....
22:14, 08/02/2019

Ben Stokes named vice-captain as Jofra Archer makes England’s Ashes squad • England announce 14-strong squad for first Test at Edgbaston• Stokes reappointed after 2017 sacking; Jack Leach misses outEngland may have one Test debutant at Edgbaston and they will certainly have a different vice-captain. The selection of Jofra ...
15:28, 07/27/2019

| Smith ton frustrates England at Edgbaston Steve Smith marked his return to Test cricket with a hundred before Australia were bowled out for 284 on the opening day of the Ashes series against England....
23:28, 08/01/2019

England star Jonny Bairstow will leave David Warner friendship off the field when Ashes starts England batsman Jonny Bairstow says his unlikely friendship with Australian star David Warner will be put to one side on the field when the Ashes starts this week....
13:56, 07/30/2019

Bowling worries for England ahead of Test series against Ireland and Ashes as Mark Wood is assessed Mark Wood's sore side will be the most pressing of a raft of injury concerns when England's selectors meet this week to pick their squad for the next task at hand: next Wednesday's four-day Test against Ireland at Lord's, then the Ashes that follow....
00:42, 07/16/2019

Bury stalwart Jill Neville urges Steve Dale to give up control of club in letter • Neville resigned as club secretary after 35 years’ service• Bury must meet EFL’s Friday midnight deadlineJill Neville, the former Bury football club secretary who resigned last week after 35 years’ service, wrote to the owner Steve Dale when she le...
19:56, 08/23/2019

Jimmy Anderson injury scare for England ahead of the Ashes as Lancashire bowler is forced off with calf problem James Anderson gave England an early the Ashes 2019 scare when he left the field mid-over playing for Lancashire against Durham. England have announced that he will play no further part in the match, which still has its final day tomorrow....
18:14, 07/02/2019

First 2005 Ashes, now World Cup 2019? Trevor Bayliss tells England squad to inspire a new generation in final England's cricketers were inspired to play the game by the famous Ashes summer of 2005 — and now they have the same chance to influence the next generation when they play a home World Cup Final against New Zealand at Lord's on Sunday....
15:42, 07/12/2019

Women's Ashes 2019: England opener Tammy Beaumont fired up by 14-match winning streak England Women begin their Ashes campaign at Leicester on Tuesday on a winning streak of 14 matches that opener Tammy Beaumont is desperate to keep up....
14:28, 07/01/2019

Swansea fill managerial vacancy with England Under-17 coach Steve Cooper • Cooper led under-17s to World Cup win in 2017• Mike Marsh, a former Liverpool coach, expected as No 2Steve Cooper is to become Swansea’s manager in a bold move by the Championship club. Cooper, who has never been in charge at first-team level and i...
04:42, 06/11/2019

Callum Sheedy and Marcus Smith are standout inclusions for England • Inexperienced England face Barbarians on Sunday• Twenty uncapped players in squad for Twickenham matchCallum Sheedy and Marcus Smith are the eye-catching inclusions in a vastly inexperienced England squad to face the Barbarians that offers few clue...
23:56, 05/27/2019

England’s Jofra Archer to put Smith friendship to one side against Australia • Archer played with Australia’s Steve Smith in the IPL• Jason Roy may well return from hamstring injuryJofra Archer has said he will put his friendship with Australia’s Steve Smith on hold when England attempt to get their World Cup campaign back in...
20:28, 06/23/2019

Top Premier League coaches make England raise game, says Steve Holland • England work hard to keep training on par with elite clubs• ‘English coaches deserve more respect,’ says HollandGareth Southgate and his staff are forced to think hard about how to keep players stimulated in training with so many used to working un...
08:56, 06/05/2019

Steve Smith taken to hospital as 'precautionary' measure Steve Smith has been taken to hospital for a "precautionary" X-ray after taking a fierce Jofra Archer delivery to his arm in the second Ashes Test at Lord's on Saturday....
01:28, 08/18/2019

India captain Virat Kohli apologises to Steve Smith over 'unacceptable' booing from The Oval crowd India captain Virat Kohli says the booing of Australian star Steve Smith is "not acceptable" and revealed that he apologised to the controversial batsman on the field during Sunday's World Cup clash at The Oval....
22:00, 06/09/2019

Cricket World Cup 2019: Ed Smith explains England's squad selection – video Jofra Archer, Tom Curran and Liam Dawson have been named in England's 15-man squad for the Cricket World Cup, announced on Tuesday. Surrey's Curran edged out the left-armer David Willey in the pace-bowling selection, while Dawson's specialist spin wa...
17:00, 05/21/2019

FA urges travelling England fans to cut out antisocial behaviour • Supporters reminded to behave before Nations League finals• Around 18,000 could travel to Portugal for next week’s gamesAs England prepare to head to Portugal for the Nations League finals, the Football Association has called for an end to the “emb...
03:28, 05/30/2019

England coach Steve Borthwick calls on Wales fans to raise roof in bid to recreate World Cup atmosphere England want Wales fans to create a raucous atmosphere under the roof of the Principality Stadium because it will act as perfect preparation for the World Cup....
07:00, 08/17/2019

Strauss Urges England Star Stokes To Stay Grounded After World Cup Ben Stokes scored 84 not out against New Zealand at Lord's on Sunday to force a Super Over in which he and Jos Buttler pushed England towards their first World Cup crown....
17:28, 07/16/2019

Ashes debutant Jofra Archer says Justin Langer has 'another thing coming' amid plans to wear down England star England paceman Jofra Archer insists he is ready to rise to the challenge of Test cricket and warned Australia coach Justin Langer "has another thing coming" if he thinks otherwise....
09:56, 08/13/2019

| Bowlers dominate as India beat Windies in T20 opener India defeated the West Indies in the opening fixture of their three-match T20 International series at the Central Broward Regional Park Stadium in Florida....
22:56, 08/03/2019

Bowlers Star On Day 2 As India Continue Dominance In Tour Match Ishant Sharma and Umesh Yadav took three wickets each to bundle out West Indies A for 181 before India extended their lead to 200 runs at stumps on Day 2 of the three-day practice match....
11:28, 08/19/2019

England's Jofra Archer warns Australia after 'world-class' six-wicket Ashes haul Jofra Archer believes he can get even better after a dream six-wicket haul at Headingley saw England bowl Australia out for 179 on a rain-affected first day of the third Ashes Test....
23:42, 08/22/2019

England skipper Steph Houghton urges fans to attend World Cup after empty seats mar group stage England captain Steph Houghton has called on fans to descend on France for the World Cup knockout stages after another disappointing attendance in Nice....
15:56, 06/20/2019

John Barnes urges England to stay calm over potential Nations League win: 'Is it a significant achievement? No' England are well prepared to beat the Netherlands and lift the first Nations League title this week, but shouldn't get too excited about it, according to John Barnes....
16:42, 06/06/2019

Eoin Morgan hails 'superhuman' England star Ben Stokes and urges young cricket fans to follow his lead Eoin Morgan has paid tribute to World Cup final man of the match Ben Stokes, claiming he is the England player young cricket fans should grow up wanting to emulate....
00:00, 07/15/2019

Singer Steve Lawrence, of 'Steve and Eydie' duo, says he has Alzheimer's Steve Lawrence, the 1960s-era singer and comedian who performed at nightclubs and on television with his wife Eydie Gorme, said on Tuesday he has been diagnosed with Alzheimer's disease....
21:14, 06/11/2019

Ruthless. Relentless. Victorious. The true identity of the United States women’s soccer team is not so much its style but its results: It is a team built to win, and that is what it does....
11:14, 07/03/2019

The Ruthless Reality of Amazon's One-Day Shipping Amazon has rapidly expanded its internal shipping services as the company shifts toward one-day delivery shipping from its default two-day shipping service. The company is pledging to spend $800 million this quarter to achieve one-day delivery as the...
23:14, 06/14/2019

Ruthless Australia take control at Lord's "Josh Hazlewood, Pat Cummins and Nathan Lyon took three wickets each as Australia bowled out England for 258 and reached 30 for one in reply to take control of the second Ashes test at Lord\u0027s on Thursday."...
03:28, 08/16/2019

Why Will Smith Refuses to Watch Wife Jada Pinkett Smith's Uncensored Red Table Talk Will Smith thinks wife Jada Pinkett Smith's Facebook Watch series Red Table Talk is "fantastic." Just don't ask him to, you know, watch it. The actress co-hosts the talk......
15:28, 05/22/2019

Jada Pinkett Smith Says There Have Been "Betrayals of the Heart" in Relationship With Will Smith Jada Pinkett Smith is getting real about her relationship with Will Smith. In a teaser for an upcoming episode of Red Table Talk, the 47-year-old actress can be seen talking to couples......
00:14, 06/08/2019

Zverev needs to find ruthless streak, says Wilander Alexander Zverev is destined to win a Grand Slam title but how long that breakthrough takes depends on when he develops a more ruthless streak, according to one of the sport's toughest competitors Mats Wilander....
17:56, 05/29/2019

Why Will Smith and Jada Pinkett Smith Went Public With Their Problems Will Smith and Jada Pinkett Smith were done with chasing the fairytale. With more than two decades together under their married belt, the famed Mr. and Mrs. have become one of......
20:14, 08/14/2019

Ruthless Solskjær cares little for egos or age at Manchester United The manager has fielded young teams and experienced players such as Smalling, Jones, Matic and Fred are the victimsIn Manchester United’s opening two fixtures Ole Gunnar Solskjær has shown the ruthlessness surely required to successfully transform th...
14:28, 08/22/2019

Yankees crossing off items on to-do list with ruthless efficiency MINNEAPOLIS — Here is the Yankees checklist. Twins taken care of … for now — check. On Wednesday night, the Yankees crushed Jake Odorizzi and hung on for a 10-7 win over the muscular Twins at Target Field, a perfect follow-up to their Game of t...
13:14, 07/25/2019

Atletico slump to biggest defeat of season against ruthless Espanyol "Atletico Madrid fell to their heaviest league defeat of the season as they were crushed 3-0 by Espanyol on Saturday, missing the chance to mathematically guarantee they finish second in La Liga ahead of neighbours Real Madrid."...
18:42, 05/04/2019

Ben Platt is delightfully ruthless in the trailer for Ryan Murphy's The Politician The only possible way the current presidential race could get more dramatic would be if Ryan Murphy were producing it himself. While that may not be possible (or maybe so?), he is giving Netflix subscribers a glimpse of what a Murphy-esque race for a...
16:42, 08/19/2019

Ruthless USA break World Cup record as they hit 13 past hapless Thailand It was clear what kind of match this would be a few seconds before the whistle blew. The US put seven attacking players on the halfway line while just three defenders hung back with the goalkeeper. Once the game started, those seven US players sprint...
23:28, 06/11/2019

Iowa Rep. Steve King Continues to Be Steve King: If Not for Rape and Incest, Would There Be Any Population Left? Iowa Rep. Steve King is the pus-filled boil on America’s ass. Assuming, of course, that the boil is so racist that the New York Times was able to create a timeline of all the racist shit that he’s said....
02:42, 08/15/2019

'Pragmatically ruthless': Russia's improbable claim it has killed no civilians in Syria Despite carrying out tens of thousands of airstrikes in Syria, the Russian government will not acknowledge a single civilian casualty, a claim which human rights groups reject as Moscow's forces assault the country's last rebel bastion....
05:00, 05/31/2019

Chelsea analysis: Ruthless exposer by Man Utd a worry with Liverpool up next for Frank Lampard An early test of nerve awaits Frank Lampard now. The scoreline misrepresents Chelsea's contribution to a contest which threatened to go either way for an hour or so at Old Trafford, but the shortcomings ruthlessly exposed by Manchester United were av...
09:56, 08/13/2019

Ivan Cavaleiro double leads ruthless Fulham’s romp against Millwall This was the night Fulham bared their teeth back in the Championship. Their front three had always felt the envy of the division but in running amok so ruthlessly to dismantle a normally robust Millwall team they reminded fellow contenders of their p...
09:42, 08/22/2019

Ruthless India beat Australia by 36 runs in first heavyweight Cricket World Cup clash This was the first blockbuster World Cup fixture between two of the fancied teams. But it was all India, on the field and off it, where their fans packed into The Oval in the strongest voice....
22:00, 06/09/2019

Singer Steve Lawrence, of '60s duo Steve and Eydie, says he has Alzheimer's The beloved 1960s-era singer says he's in the early stages of Alzheimer's disease. He and his late wife, Eydie Gorme, were a popular singing duo in nightclubs and on TV.        ...
18:14, 06/11/2019

Ruthless Recruitment Tactics: ISIS Is Offering New Members A Free Canvas Tote Bag When They Join For A Year Though the Islamic State has lost a great deal of its territory in the past year, its methods for attracting new members have only gotten more insidious: In one of its most aggressive recruitment tactics ever, ISIS has begun offering new members a fr...
20:14, 07/24/2019

Jada Pinkett Smith: There have been 'betrayals of the heart' during Will Smith romance Jada Pinkett Smith described the "betrayals" as "far bigger than I could even think in regards to an infidelity situation" on "Red Table Talk."        ...
01:00, 06/08/2019

The Root's Clapback Mailbag: Y'all Won Of all the things I have ever written for The Root, there are a handful of articles that inspired the most material for the weekly Clapback Mailbag. If I had to rank them from lowest to high in terms of hate mail received, the order would go as follo...
11:56, 07/13/2019

The Root’s Clapback Mailbag: Why? Editor’s Note: Senior Writer Michael Harriot is on vacation, so this week’s Clapback Mailbag was prepared in advance. If anyone on The Root’s staff has pissed white people off in the last few days, we promise to respond to their concerns in a timely ...
21:56, 06/07/2019

Netherlands 3 England 1: Defensive errors see England beaten in Nations League semi-finals England's hopes of winning the Uefa Nations League are over after calamitous defending gifted the Netherlands a 3-1 semi-final, extra-time win here in Guimaraes....
00:42, 06/07/2019

England fans back Raheem Sterling for England captaincy "Eurosport\u0027s Marcus Foley asked England fans whether they agreed with making Raheem Sterling England captain... and the response was overwhelmingly positive."...
02:56, 06/06/2019

We Said What We Said: 10 Things The Root Wrote About America In the 10-plus years since The Root was founded, our writers have always celebrated the Fourth of July with the knowledge that America’s original Independence Day celebration only applied to white men. Since then, this land of freedom and opportunity...
17:00, 07/04/2019

The Root's Clapback Mailbag: The Recipe Every Friday, The Root takes the best (or worst) emails, comments, tweets and messages from our readers and features them in our Clapback Mailbag....
00:00, 07/27/2019

US Open isn’t about betting on players you want to root for Though the fickle game of golf doesn’t always bounce true, this weekend’s U.S. Open at Pebble Beach could be the biggest betting event in the sport’s history. Golf is well-positioned to become a major betting sport. Sportsbook operators have been tel...
20:14, 06/14/2019

Massive NYC blackout's 'root cause' revealed Con Edison, New York’s energy company, released a statement Monday about its investigation into the cause of the Manhattan power outage, which affected thousands on the island’s west side for about five hours along a 40-block stretch earlier this mon...
07:00, 07/30/2019

How to create an access key for the root user in AWS Performing tasks with root user credentials opens AWS to potentially catastrophic security vulnerabilities. Creating and managing access keys mitigates the risk....
23:42, 07/12/2019

The Root's Clapback Mailbag: Math  Remember the Clapback day, to keep it holy. Five days shalt thou labor, and do all thy work: But the Friday is the Clapback Day of the Root, thy website. In it, though shalt respond to the emails tweets and DMs ye received....
00:28, 06/29/2019

England vs India: Ben Stokes, England Player To Watch Even as England's World Cup 2019 campaign threatens to come apart, Ben Stokes once again proved his all-round utility and gives the English supporters some hope....
12:56, 06/29/2019

This Celery Root Dish Tastes Like Lasagna When you think of celery root, you probably think of heavy, creamy dishes that stick to your ribs. What you don’t think of, probably, is lasagna. But Chef Jonathan Tam of Copenhagen’s Restaurant Relae is known for using vegetables in unexpected ways,...
03:28, 05/18/2019

You Should Marinate Pork Chops in Root Beer A juicy, perfectly cooked pork chop is not hard to achieve; a simple brine, followed by a reverse sear situation will render it juicy and flavorful every time. But if you feel like adding a little sweetness to your life—and creating a truly bomb crus...
04:14, 05/17/2019

How to set, change, and recover a MySQL root password If you never set, forgot, or need to change your MySQL password, you're in luck. This article walks you through these steps, so you'll never be at a loss for that database root user password....
21:38, 04/28/2019

Fatherhood 101 With Very Smart Brothas and the Dads of The Root! Father’s Day is right around the corner and the one thing the men of VSB and The Root know how to do is procreate. It’s a talent really. Since we all love our children and love being parents, we decided to come together, talk about what fatherhood lo...
22:56, 06/15/2019

Get a Free 2-Liter A&W Root Beer on August 6 Tuesday is “National Root Beer Float Day.” Did we need a day to celebrate the root beer float? Probably not. But since we have one, we might as well use it to score some free root beer....
03:00, 08/06/2019

Malawi president, at inauguration, pledges to root out corruption Malawi's President Peter Mutharika began his second five-year term with a tough stance against corruption and pledged to revive the economy, following accusations of corruption and mismanagement....
18:28, 05/31/2019

Jofra Archer arrival means Joe Root now has two men for the big occasion When, in the hour after tea yesterday, Australia feasted on poor English bowling to score 79 runs in 13 overs, it did not feel like too much of an exaggeration to suggest the Ashes were slipping away....
14:14, 08/23/2019

iRobot enters the classroom with acquisition of Root Robotics iRobot, the company behind the Roomba, is about to do more than vacuum your house, mop your floors and mow the lawn. Today the company announced that it's acquired Root Robotics, and it will add the Root educational coding robot to its lineup....
16:42, 06/20/2019

The Root’s Clapback Mailbag: The Top 10 Clapbacks of All Time, Part 2 As we continue our stroll down memory lane listing the greatest moments in the history of the Clapback Mailbag, I thought that we should focus today on how the writers at The Root have changed the world. According to our readers, not only have we inc...
21:42, 08/09/2019

Joe Root happy to leave power-hitting to others during World Cup • England’s No 3 intends to rein in aggressive approach • World Cup to be first 50-over tournament with away shirtsJoe Root has revisited his responsibilities as England’s one-day anchor before the World Cup after admitting he got slightly carried aw...
23:00, 05/22/2019

The Root’s Clapback Mailbag: The Top 10 Clapbacks of All Time, Part 3 Many of the emails, comments, tweets and direct messages that make it into the weekly Clapback Mailbag are from well-meaning people who genuinely have questions or need advice. In fact, those emails, tweets, direct messages and comments have prompted...
22:42, 08/16/2019

Root is a terrific—and fully asymmetric—woodland wargame Enlarge (credit: Charlie Theel) Welcome to Ars Cardboard, our weekend look at tabletop games! Check out our complete board gaming coverage at cardboard.arstechnica.com. Root does something special: it breaks a conflict-heavy wargame with full...
13:28, 05/02/2019

The Root's Clapback Mailbag: Racism Life Support When professor Henry Louis Gates founded The Root 11 years ago, he probably had no idea that its creation would one day become the internet’s number one source for black news (it’s not bragging if it’s true). He probably assumed he and his team were ...
21:14, 07/19/2019

Kristen Bell makes us root for Chidi and Eleanor all over again At the conclusion of its third season, "The Good Place" left its mismatched soul mates Eleanor and Chidi in a very bad place indeed. But Kristen Bell's here to re-kindle your hopes and dreams for the show's central couple....
02:00, 07/23/2019

Article 370 The Root Of Terrorism In Kashmir, Says Amit Shah Article 370, which granted special status to Jammu and Kashmir, had to go as it was the root of terrorism in the state, Home Minister Amit Shah said today, replying to a debate on the government's......
15:56, 08/05/2019

The Root’s Clapback Mailbag: The Top 10 Clapbacks of All Time, Part 1 For the next few weeks, we will select our favorite responses from the nearly 400 emails, tweets, DMs and comments we have featured in the weekly Clapback mailbag. We have enlisted a panel of experts to rank our top 10, but if there is one that you r...
23:56, 08/02/2019

Facebook To Broaden Effort To Root Out White Nationalist Content Facebook said Monday it would take new steps to eliminate content promoting white nationalism and white separatism after an external audit said its efforts were "too narrow."...
16:00, 07/02/2019

"Article 370 Root Of Terrorism In Kashmir": Amit Shah - Top Quotes Article 370 of the Constitution, which grants special status to Jammu and Kashmir, has been scrapped today by a presidential order. Home minister Amit Shah said ......
20:14, 08/05/2019

The Nationals’ Gerardo Parra has 8,000 reasons to root for the Raptors in the NBA Finals Parra can thank his former San Francisco Giants teammates for talking him into joining their clubhouse pool before he was designated for assignment and signed with Washington last month....
20:00, 06/06/2019

Afghan president pledges to root out IS after deadly wedding attack Responding to a weekend attack that killed at least 63 people, Afghan President Ashraf Ghani promised Monday to root out the Islamic State terror group from its hideouts and blamed the Taliban for supporting terror....
15:56, 08/19/2019

Who’s on Top? The Root’s 2020 Presidential Black Power Rankings, Week 1 Welcome to The Root’s Black Power Rankings, where we assess the eleventy-billion Democrats currently running for the chance to face off against Donald Trump for the presidency. Every single candidate running right now knows they need to win black vot...
04:42, 06/27/2019

| Facebook to broaden effort to root out white nationalist content Facebook said Monday it would take new steps to eliminate content promoting white nationalism and white separatism after an external audit said its efforts were "too narrow."...
22:28, 07/01/2019

Deadspin Play In Game 5, Coward, God Gave You Two Calves For A Reason | The Root Help! Deadspin Play In Game 5, Coward, God Gave You Two Calves For A Reason | The Root Help! Trump Spoke to CNBC and I Don’t Understand Anything He Just Said | The Muse Black Mirror’s Miley Cyrus Episode Is a Sly Critique of Empowerment Feminism | Splinter...
02:14, 06/11/2019

‘It goes to the root of the problem’: Mexico calls for regional development to address immigration A U.N. commission on Monday presented a roadmap to boost economic development in three Central American nations whose poverty and violence now pushes desperate migrants to travel across Mexico to the United States....
05:14, 05/21/2019

After a decade, NASA finally reveals root cause of two failed rocket launches Enlarge / At Vandenberg Air Force Base in 2009, two cranes have raised NASA's Orbiting Carbon Observatory, or OCO, spacecraft to vertical. OCO would later be lifted and attached to the waiting Stage 0 motor of the Taurus XL launch vehicle in the towe...
14:28, 05/02/2019

Absence Of Legal Awareness Root Cause Of Rights Deprivation: Ranjan Gogoi Chief Justice of India Ranjan Gogoi on Sunday said the absence of legal awareness was the "root cause" of "deception, exploitation and deprivation" of the rights and benefits of the masses....
00:15, 08/19/2019

Splinter This Can’t Possibly Still Be Happening | The Root Ta-Nehisi Coates Clapped Back at Mitch Mc Splinter This Can’t Possibly Still Be Happening | The Root Ta-Nehisi Coates Clapped Back at Mitch McConnell for Saying ‘No One Alive’ Is Liable for Reparations. So We Came Up With a List | Deadspin The NHL Awards Were Worth It Just For One Burn On Th...
18:42, 06/20/2019

Healthy Diet: 2 Scrumptious Lotus Root Salad Recipes For A Filling Meal There are several interesting ways of adding lotus root to your diet. You can cook it in many different ways and with the use of a variety of cooking methods and ingredients. Here are two stellar......
19:28, 08/05/2019

Perfect 10: It's Time for Nominations to The Root 100, Which Marks Its 10th Anniversary This Year, and We Are Psyched! We here at The Root always look forward to The Root 100, our annual list celebrating the best and brightest in the fields of social justice, politics, entertainment, sports, media, the arts, science/technology and business. But we’re really looking f...
16:00, 05/13/2019

Deadspin Kevin Durant Ruptured His Achilles Tendon, And The Warriors Are Shocked | The Root White Pe Deadspin Kevin Durant Ruptured His Achilles Tendon, And The Warriors Are Shocked | The Root White People Want Trump | Jezebel The Standard for a ‘Good’ Man Is Truly Very Low | Splinter Congresswoman Calls Out GOP ‘Sex-Starved Male’ Colleagues and All...
01:56, 06/13/2019

The Root Black Woman Serves Raw Fists With Side Order of ‘That Smoke’ to Man at Sushi Restaurant | D The Root Black Woman Serves Raw Fists With Side Order of ‘That Smoke’ to Man at Sushi Restaurant | Deadspin The Blues Got Screwed By Yet Another Officiating Disaster | The Slot Missouri Just Passed Its Own Near-Total Abortion Ban | Splinter Bill de B...
17:56, 05/16/2019

Deadspin Foul Ball Appears To Injure Young Child At Cubs-Astros Game [Update] | The Root The 10 Bigg Deadspin Foul Ball Appears To Injure Young Child At Cubs-Astros Game [Update] | The Root The 10 Biggest Cultural Thefts in Black History | Jezebel Moby’s Book Tour Is Officially Canceled | Splinter Trump Makes Rare Foray Into Accidental Intelligence ...
17:42, 05/30/2019

Urn with man’s ashes stolen after funeral YORK, Pa. (AP) — Family members say someone stole an urn with a man’s ashes after his funeral in Pennsylvania. A service for 42-year-old Sam Abreght was held over the weekend at the Salvation Army in York. His cremains were divided into three u...
15:42, 06/19/2019

Biden Misses the Bus, Booker Starts to Cuss, and Harris Adjusts: The Root’s 2020 Presidential Black Power Rankings, Week 2 Welcome back to The Root’s 2020 Presidential Black Power Rankings, where our select committee of activists, consultants, politicians, and analysts decide where the candidates stand on the issues that matter to black people....
20:28, 07/03/2019

Stephen A. Smith Says Kevin Durant Says Stephen A. Smith's Kevin Durant Reports Are Bullshit Stephen A. Smith shared three spicy Kevin Durant reports on Wednesday’s episode of First Take. The least spicy of the the three (since it’s three years old, now) had Durant, entering unrestricted free agency in the summer of 2016, telling several Thu...
02:28, 07/04/2019

Ashes 2019, 3rd Test: When And Where To Watch With Steve Smith ruled out of the third Ashes Test due to delayed concussion, England have the best chance to snap Australia's lead in the five-match series....
14:00, 08/21/2019

| Aussie speedster set to sit out 1st Ashes Test Fast bowler Mitchell Starc looks set to be left out of Australia's starting line-up for the first Ashes Test against England that starts in Birmingham....
19:56, 07/31/2019

| Hazlewood in the wickets on Ashes return Australia's Josh Hazlewood marked his entry into this season's Ashes with three wickets as England were reduced to 201-6 at tea on day two of the second Test....
19:56, 08/15/2019

Second Ashes Test set for thrilling conclusion The second Ashes Test is poised for a thrilling conclusion after a memorable fourth day in which the fast bowlers of England and Australia illuminated Lord's....
07:14, 08/18/2019

| The village that keeps rising from the volcanic ashes Four years after the volcano erupted – razing everything in its path in Cape Verde's Cha das Caldeiras valley – the floor tiles of the small, rebuilt inn are warm to the touch....
07:56, 05/04/2019

| Former captain Waugh to mentor Aussies during Ashes Australia's hopes of winning an Ashes series in England for the first time in 18 years have been boosted by former Test captain Steve Waugh agreeing to mentor the side....
08:28, 07/04/2019

| Australian glee as cricketers rise from Ashes Australians basked in pride after Steve Smith inspired an Ashes win over England, redeeming himself following a ball-tampering scandal that left the team in disgrace....
12:14, 08/06/2019

Ashes: Archer takes six to skittle Australia Jofra Archer claimed a maiden Test five-for as a late flurry of wickets saw England bowl Australia out for 179 after an otherwise frustrating, rain-filled first day of the third Ashes Test at Headingley....
02:28, 08/23/2019

SpaceX launches ashes of 152 people into orbit SpaceX has launched its Falcon Heavy rocket in one of its most challenging missions, and is carrying a variety of cargo from 24 satellites to human remains....
13:42, 06/25/2019

SpaceX is about to launch the ashes of 152 people into space SpaceX may be yet to launch any living human astronauts into space, but the remains of over 150 people are going to get the ride of their afterlives on Monday night thanks to the company’s Falcon Heavy rocket. Among the various satellites and i...
00:28, 06/25/2019

Utah boy showcases ‘Ice Cold Beer’ sign at root beer stand A boy in Utah used a clever marketing tool at his neighborhood soda stand by making a sign that read “Ice Cold Beer” with “root” above the word beer in tiny print. Some residents called police on 11-year-old Seth Parker for hawking the “beer&#...
09:14, 07/19/2019

Police called to boy's 'ice cold beer' stand find 'root beer' instead Police in Utah said they received multiple calls about a young boy selling "ice cold beer" at the side of a road, but officers arrived to discover the truth was in the fine print....
01:56, 07/18/2019

Sushma Swaraj's Ashes Immersed In Ganga By Daughter In a video of the ceremony that was posted by news agency ANI, Bansuri Swaraj can be seen standing by the edge of a small boat floating on the Gangaand, guided by her father, immersing Sushma Swaraj's......
17:00, 08/08/2019

Man to stand trial on claims he flushed grandparents’ ashes MCKEESPORT, Pa. (AP) — A judge has ruled that a western Pennsylvania man must stand trial on charges he flushed his grandparents’ ashes down a toilet after his mother kicked him out of her home. Thomas Wells faces two counts of abuse of a corps...
14:00, 05/14/2019

Remnant: From the Ashes Is Quickly Becoming One Of My Favorite Games Of 2019 When I first saw a streamer playing Remnant: From the Ashes, I rolled my eyes. Boiled down to the most reductive pitch, it’s Dark Souls but with guns. So what? It looked like a knock-off. But now that I’ve played it, I can say that Remnant is one of ...
22:00, 08/22/2019

Inside the Fight Over How Notre Dame Should Rise From the Ashes Stumbling through choking smoke, Antoine-Marie Préaut was on a divine mission. The conservator of the 4,000 or so historic monuments in the Paris region made his way through the burning Notre Dame cathedral on April 15 to rescue from a locked ...
21:56, 07/25/2019

| Starc, Hazlewood vie for Ashes places as Pattinson misses out Australia have left pace bowler James Pattinson out of their 12-man squad for the second Ashes Test, with Mitchell Starc and Josh Hazlewood vying for recalls....
13:28, 08/13/2019

| Ashes doubt for fatigued Australia opener Burns Australia opener Joe Burns has been diagnosed with fatigue and burn-out stemming from a viral infection, throwing his chances of playing in the Ashes....
16:28, 06/05/2019

The Root's 2020 Presidential Black Power Rankings, Week 3: Kamala Harris Throws Black Voters Under the Bus(ing?) This week’s Root 2020 Presidential Black Power Rankings is full of surprises. We have a new No. 1 after several candidates forgot that black people still matter, and a special guest power-ranking judge. This week, me (Dr. Jason Johnson, Politics Edit...
23:56, 07/11/2019

Jofra Archer ‘over the moon’ after six-wicket haul in third Ashes Test • Fast bowler’s six for 45 rips apart Australia at Headingley• David Warner salutes Archer’s ‘incredible Test bowling’Jofra Archer was delighted to prove he is more than just pace after a skilful six-wicket showing that sliced through Australia’s bat...
06:28, 08/23/2019

| Upgraded Gabba to host opening 2021 Ashes Test The Gabba has been locked in to host Australia's opening Test of the 2021/22 Ashes series against England after a major upgrade to the stadium was announced....
11:00, 06/02/2019

Our own Heather Alexandra is streaming Remnant: From the Ashes right now on our Twitch channel. Our own Heather Alexandra is streaming Remnant: From the Ashes right now on our Twitch channel. Join us in the chat and subscribe to us on Twitch for more streams as they happen. ...
01:14, 08/22/2019

Man accused of flushing grandparents’ ashes down toilet to stand trial MCKEESPORT, Pa. — A judge has ruled that a western Pennsylvania man must stand trial on charges he flushed his grandparents’ ashes down a toilet after his mother kicked him out of her home. Thomas Wells faces two counts of abuse of a corpse and...
18:00, 05/14/2019

Mother brings ashes of child lost to gun violence to interview Stephanie Pizzoferrato, whose story about losing her daughter to gun violence brought 2020 presidential candidate Andrew Yang to tears, speaks with CNN's Kate Bolduan about gun control....
00:00, 08/13/2019

Marcus Harris recall on cards for third Ashes Test at Headingley Opener set to replace Cameron Bancroft in LeedsJames Pattinson also tipped to make Australia teamJames Pattinson is primed to return for the third Ashes Test in Leeds, where selectors are also poised to replace Cameron Bancroft with Marcus Harris. Pa...
09:42, 08/22/2019

| Aussie ball-tampering trio included in Ashes squad Cameron Bancroft has been included in Australia's 17-man squad for the five-Test Ashes series against England alongside Steve Smith and David Warner....
15:14, 07/26/2019

Jimmy Anderson will not bowl again in first Ashes Test because of calf injury • ‘He will not take the field in Australia’s second innings,’ says ECB• Leaves England a bowler down for remainder of first TestEngland’s push for victory in the first Ashes Test was hit by confirmation that James Anderson will not be available to bo...
13:42, 08/04/2019

| Broad and Woakes spark Australia collapse in first Ashes Test Stuart Broad and Chris Woakes tore through Australia's batting line-up on the opening day of the first Ashes Test leaving the visitors struggling at tea....
23:28, 08/01/2019

Jason Roy's swashbuckling style is a counter-attacking selection that could pay off in the Ashes "Jason Roy will be opening the batting in the first Ashes test match, of that there is little doubt. But during a fascinating test against Ireland the Surrey batsman went some way to showing why England are willing to gamble on him at the top of the ...
21:56, 07/26/2019

Australia have a 'clear plan' how to wrap up Ashes series, says Justin Langer Edgbaston rout of England instructive for rest of seriesReturning Steve Smith on ‘another level’ to Virat KohliThe Final Frontier tour of India in 2004. Headingley 1989. Pune 2017. It is quite right that a Test victory like this – coming back from 12...
20:42, 08/06/2019

This Barn Find 1968 Ford Mustang Fastback Came With the Ashes of Its Former Owner Back in November of last year, a Georgia man drove to North Carolina to pick up a 1968 Ford Mustang fastback, but when he arrived, he found a surprise. In the passenger seat sat a mason jar filled with the ashes of the pony car’s former owner. The st...
10:56, 06/13/2019

Florida treasure hunter seeks owner of miniature urn that may contain mother’s ashes A Florida man is searching for the owner of a necklace, which appeared to hold the ashes of their mother, after he discovered the apparently lost treasure at a beach over the weekend using a metal detector....
17:14, 05/29/2019

Human ashes, Buzz Lightyear and a sandwich: Strange things we sent into space We've sent hundreds of things to space, from fun, to sentimental, to slightly bizarre. Here are a few of the most interesting.       ...
02:28, 06/25/2019

Fire poppies: rare golden flowers rise from the ashes in California As the state is swept by a super bloom, these flowers are popping up – a silver lining for areas hit hard by intense firesWhen wildfires swept through southern California last year they left a trail of destruction: leveling houses, historic Hollywood...
15:28, 05/01/2019

Remnant: From the Ashes shows more of this loot-driven romp from the Darksiders III crew Remnant: From The Ashes is showing off more gameplay and other goodies today during the PC Gaming Show at the Electronic Entertainment Expo (E3) in Los Angeles.Read More...
00:28, 06/11/2019

Cameron Bancroft’s Ashes return would be a great story, says Justin Langer • Head coach hails opener’s revival after sandpaper scandal• Langer warns Ashes is like ‘being in the Gladiator movie’Justin Langer says Cameron Bancroft returning for Australia would be a great comeback story, even if the head coach has admitted his...
00:14, 07/31/2019

Cameron Bancroft set for Australia reunion with David Warner after Ashes audition Bancroft hits unbeaten 93 in pre-Ashes trial matchSquad for series in England announced on FridayCameron Bancroft has seemingly stormed into Australia’s Ashes squad with an unbeaten match-winning knock of 93 that could result in him reuniting with Da...
14:14, 07/26/2019

Aer Lingus passenger reunited with parents' ashes after luggage mishap The airline briefly lost the bag containing the ashes of Bob Gilmour's parents. He and his family were returning to Ireland to spread their ashes.       ...
20:42, 08/08/2019

Australia Greats Baffled By Alex Carey Ashes Squad Omission Australia named a 17-man squad for the five-Test series against England with opener Cameron Bancroft recalled alongside Steve Smith and David Warner....
11:56, 07/27/2019

Jimmy Anderson ruled out of Ashes warm-up against Ireland at Lord's Jimmy Anderson has been ruled out of England's first Test of the summer against Ireland with a calf injury, guaranteeing that the hosts will have at least two – and probably three – debutants at Lord's tomorrow....
13:28, 07/23/2019

León Viejo, The Lost City of Nicaragua That Emerged From The Ashes After 400 Years The city of León Viejo has been rediscovered and is now open to visitors. The ruins of the city are very important in the history of the Central American nation as it has some of the oldest Spanish colonial buildings to have survived. ...
00:56, 06/13/2019

Australia’s Josh Hazlewood ready to exploit English conditions in Ashes • Paceman says he has plans for inexperienced Jason Roy• ‘It’s hard to bat five at a level below and open in Test cricket’Australia’s best chance of winning an Ashes series in England since 2001 lies in the hands of their bowlers. It is Josh Hazlewoo...
03:00, 07/29/2019

The Root's Clapback Mailbag: Clapback to Reality Every Friday, when I wade through the emails, tweets and direct messages received from the readers of The Root, I wonder how they can disagree with science, statistics and history....
00:56, 06/22/2019

'There will be nerves': Waugh on reformed trio making Test return for Ashes – video Former Australia captain Steve Waugh has promised the side set to face England in the Ashes will be no 'shrinking violets'.Much has been made of the overhaul of team culture that took place following the ill-tempered tour of South Africa that contain...
05:00, 07/30/2019

Joel Wilson to umpire Headingley Test despite series of blunders in Ashes opener Joel Wilson remains on schedule to stand in the Third Ashes at Headingley despite a series of umpiring gaffes as Australia crushed England at Edgbaston....
12:42, 08/06/2019

Lord's turns red during second Ashes Test to celebrate the life of Ruth Strauss Even before Ruth Strauss died aged 46 in December, the seeds of the celebration of her life that takes place on Thursday, when Lord's will be painted red, had been sown....
17:56, 08/14/2019

Tayla Vlaeminck beats injury to make Australian women's Ashes squad Four other players in line to make Test debut 14-woman squad announced for title defenceTayla Vlaeminck headlines a list of five Australians in with a shot at a Test debut after selectors announced their squad for next month’s women’s Ashes. Coach Ma...
01:14, 06/04/2019

NYPD mistook relative’s ashes for heroin in Brooklyn raid, family claims A Brooklyn family claims bumbling cops raided their home for drugs and snatched up small capsules they thought contained heroin — but were actually the ashes of their dearly departed patriarch....
02:56, 05/19/2019

Rory Burns says evening with 2005 Ashes winners inspired fighting century • ‘I was ready to run through a brick wall,’ says England opener• Steve Waugh tells Australia batsman to watch and learnRory Burns tasted the sweet success of a maiden Test century against Australia after an evening with members of England’s 2005 Ash...
23:28, 08/02/2019

Stuart Broad aiming for quick wickets to force win in soggy Ashes Test • ‘We’d need to bowl Australia out by lunch’ • Bowler wonders if Steve Smith’s movements put umpire offStuart Broad has set England the target of bowling out Australia by lunch on day four if they are to turn this soggy second Ashes Test into a serie...
20:14, 08/16/2019

Ashes 2019: Alex Carey Has A Bright Future With Australian Cricket: Wade Alex Carey's exclusion from Australia's Ashes squad raised several eyebrows, including Shane Warne and Mark Waugh, as he impressed one and all with his batting skills in World Cup 2019....
14:14, 07/28/2019

Punchy Jonny Bairstow is hitting back after heated debate over his best role in Ashes scrap The night before this Ashes series began, England cricket's players met with some of their counterparts from 2005. Each was presented with a lapel pin to put on a smart new blazer....
01:42, 08/21/2019

Lord's will turn red during Ashes Test to raise funds for the Ruth Strauss Foundation The second day of next month's Ashes Test at Lord's will be dedicated to the Ruth Strauss Foundation, the charity set up in memory of the wife of former England captain Andrew Strauss....
14:00, 07/16/2019

Classic Ford Mustang bought for restoration with previous owner’s ashes inside A classic muscle car was recently sold but the buyers also had to take the remains of the previous owner with him. Veuer’s Mercer Morrison has the story.        ...
21:42, 06/14/2019

The art of Cold War Steve From his first Twitter post in 2016, the caustically satirical photomontages of @Coldwar_Steve have become a cult phenomenon. Here are some highlightsCold War Steve: satire is my antidote to a scary world Continue reading......
05:00, 06/16/2019

Who is Steve Rolls, and why is he facing GGG? Steve Rolls believes he's one of the best-kept secrets in the middleweight division. He could be right: His next opponent, former unified middleweight champion Gennady Golovkin, hadn't heard of Rolls until the fight was signed....
21:00, 04/30/2019

Judging only from the poster, what was All About Steve about? Full disclosure: Some of us here have never seen All About Steve. But digging out a memory bank from our dusty annals, we seem to remember a failed rom-com wherein an unfortunately blonde Sandra Bullock stalked a hapless Bradley Cooper. The “film” go...
22:14, 07/19/2019

Australia paceman Mitchell Starc facing Ashes snub as he battles for final place in bowling attack Mitchell Starc could be a shock omission from Australia's team for the first Ashes Test here on Thursday after coach Justin Langer confirmed he would definitely play James Pattinson in his pace attack....
13:56, 07/30/2019

Rep. Steve Scalise: AG Barr is serious about getting 'bad apples' out of the FBI Rep. Steve Scalise, R, L.A., believes that William Barr's appointment of a U.S. attorney to investigate the origins of the Russia probe proves that the attorney general is getting ready to hit the FBI hard....
19:14, 05/14/2019

What would Steve Jobs think of the today's Apple? Steve Jobs never left anyone in any doubt as to what he thought. And thanks to hundreds of hours of keynotes, speeches, and interviews, we can get an insight into what Apple's co-founder might think about the current state of the company....
13:56, 07/05/2019

Steve King on Rape: What's the Big Deal? Rep. Steve King is best known as a super-racist, but let it not be forgotten that the Iowa Republican also has terrible views on just about everything else. For instance, here’s our man coming in hot with the rare “are rape and incest so bad when you...
05:56, 08/15/2019

Ex-con shoe designer Steve Madden to pen tell-all Colorful and controversial shoe designer Steve Madden has signed a deal for a tell-all memoir entitled, “The Cobbler,” Media Ink has exclusively learned. “He won’t hold back,” promises Diversion Publishing CEO Scott Waxman, who said the book is expec...
03:14, 06/26/2019

Where Steve Bullock Stands on the Issues Mr. Bullock, the latest Democrat to announce his presidential campaign, was twice elected governor of deep-red Montana. But his policies aren’t all centrist....
18:00, 05/14/2019

'Catch-22': George Clooney on retooling wartime classic about 'cowardly guy' you root for George Clooney returns to TV in his first role since 'ER,' starring in and directing Hulu's 'Catch-22' adaptation.        ...
17:00, 05/16/2019

Everything We Know About Stranger Things 3, Including More Steve and Dustin Stranger Things 3 is coming, and it's bringing with it some of Hawkins, Indiana's best friendships. Specifically, Steve and Dustin will continue to be a bromance for the ages,......
03:42, 05/24/2019

Steve King Is Back on His (Racist) Bullshit Rep. Steve King, the openly white nationalist congressman from Iowa, is back on his bullshit. After keeping his head down for approximately, what, a month? King decided it was time to pour gasoline on the fire yet again....
00:28, 05/30/2019

Things Are Getting Worse for a Panicked Steve King You know you’re in trouble when despite being a true (racist) Republican, Liz Cheney won’t even defend you, and refers to comments you’ve made as “appalling and bizarre.”...
21:01, 08/18/2019

The Lakers Really Want You To Know They Don't Want J.R. Smith You would have been forgiven for wondering, even assuming. LeBron likes his guys, those role players he has repeatedly gathered around him at every stop in his role as shadow GM. J.R. Smith is one of his guys. Yes, even after that....
19:00, 07/16/2019

Gennady Golovkin KOs Steve Rolls in fourth round at MSG No Garden shocker: Triple G’s left hand ensured that. Gennady Golovkin’s return to the ring was short and sweet as he knocked out Steve Rolls with 51 seconds remaining in the fourth round of their super middleweight fight Saturday night. ...
10:00, 06/09/2019

J.D. Scholten Almost Beat Steve King in 2018. Now He’s Running Again. Mr. King, an Iowa congressman with a history of racist remarks, has been elected nine times, but Mr. Scholten came within 10,000 votes of toppling him last year....
20:14, 08/05/2019

Steve Kerr talks about Durant Injury (NBA Finals) OAKLAND – Former U of A standout Steve Kerr talked about the devastating injury to Kevin Durant as his Warriors hope to even up the NBA Finals series against Toronto....
11:28, 06/12/2019

Steve King Was Brutally Rejected By Trump in Iowa Extremely racist Congressman Steve King was apparently not allowed to ride on Air Force One with President Trump during his campaign visit to Iowa this week, two GOP officials told CNN....
06:42, 06/12/2019

The Fiver | Steve Barnes's author ego could be facing his toughest job yet Sign up now! Sign up now! Sign up now? Sign up now!During his second stint in management as boss of Huddersfield Town, Steve Bruce somehow found time to author three crime thrillers entitled Striker! Sweeper! and Defender! Read by few at the time but...
17:28, 07/17/2019

Gennady Golovkin destroys Steve Rolls in four, then looks toward Canelo Golovkin knocks out unheralded Canadian in fourth roundKazakh targets third meeting with Canelo for next fightNow that he has taken care of his return to the ring in typical Triple G fashion, Gennady Golovkin can look ahead.Well aware of the lesson A...
12:28, 06/09/2019

How Does Steve King Fit That Galaxy Brain Into Such a Tiny Skull? It is my unfortunate duty to inform you, dear reader, that Iowa Republican Rep. Steve “can’t restore our civilization with someone else’s babies” King is still out here trying to act like he’s a totally chill dude who definitely doesn’t pal around wi...
03:42, 05/14/2019

Steve Phillips: Brodie Van Wagenen’s boasts were mistake Steve Phillips cringed when he heard it. That would be one of Mets general manager Brodie Van Wagenen’s boasts before the season started that his newly constructed team was the favorite to win the National League East. “It was like, ‘nooooo, don’t sa...
11:42, 05/24/2019

The misogyny Steve King embodies is very much in the DNA of the Republican party The Republican party is very much Steve King’s party – don’t let any Republican try and pretend otherwiseSign up for the Week in Patriarchy, a newsletter​ on feminism and sexism sent every Saturday. Continue reading......
22:28, 08/17/2019

Channel Your Inner Steve McQueen And Buy Yourself The Real Bullitt Mustang The iconic 1968 Ford Mustang from Bullitt is easily one of the top three greatest cars in the automotive history of Hollywood, one that inspired generations of youths (myself included) to fall in love with cars. Now, you can actually own the actual c...
17:56, 08/15/2019

Nick Young: Steve Kerr rolls the NBA’s best blunt Steve Kerr has won eight NBA championships as a player and coach. Nevertheless, former Warriors guard Nick Young may have delivered Kerr his most prestigious title to date. While a guest on 95.7 The Game on Thursday, Young said Kerr knows how to prep...
08:42, 07/12/2019

Actor Steve Buscemi among de Blasio’s top 2020 donors “Fargo” actor Steve Buscemi is among the donors who gave the maximum $2,800 to Mayor Bill de Blasio’s struggling presidential campaign. Buscemi, a fellow Park Slope denizen, also helped de Blasio’s mayoral re-election race in ...
08:14, 07/16/2019

De Blasio, Steve Bullock to participate in CNN town halls Mayor Bill de Blasio and Montana Gov. Steve Bullock will each have a CNN town hall on Sunday, Aug. 25 in what could be their final hope to stay in the presidential race, the cable network announced Friday. De Blasio will get the 7 p.m. slot with anch...
23:56, 08/16/2019

Steve Scalise: Don’t blame Trump for mass shootings House Minority Whip Steve Scalise on Sunday called it “a very slippery slope” to blame President Donald Trump’s rhetoric for deadly mass shootings in recent weeks.The Louisiana Republican said on CBS’ “Face the Nation” that “there's no place” for a...
10:57, 08/12/2019

Steve Keim Has Built Something Beautifully Dumb In The Desert For a while there was at least Ryan Grigson, and that was enough. A perfectly rectangular former NFL lineman partial to tactical sunglasses and oddly shiny suits, Grigson always projected the sense that he was imagining himself as the lead in a 1990s...
21:14, 05/06/2019

Steve Sawyer, Greenpeace Activist and Leader, Dies at 63 He was there when the ship the Rainbow Warrior was bombed in an antinuclear protest and helped evacuate an atoll contaminated by radioactive fallout....
00:42, 08/08/2019

Steve Torrence races to second straight Top Fuel victory COMMERCE, Ga. (AP) — Steve Torrence raced to his second straight Top Fuel victory Sunday in the Arby’s NHRA Southern Nationals at Atlanta Dragway. Torrence, the defending season champion whose first career Top Fuel victory came in Atlanta in 20...
04:42, 05/06/2019

Steve Stricker lead suspended Senior Players Steve Stricker topped the Bridgestone Senior Players Championship leaderboard at 5 under with a half a hole to play when the first round was suspended for the day because of lightning and rain        ...
02:56, 07/12/2019

TV Broadcasters Outside Parliament Can't Shake 'Stop Brexit Steve' Protester, with megaphone, wins cat-and-mouse game with TV reporters covering U.K.’s break with EU by getting into shot every time; BBC built a scaffold, Steve Bray got taller signs. ‘Could you possibly, please, just be quiet for a moment?’...
23:00, 06/06/2019

Steve Kerr says center DeMarcus Cousins available for Game 1 TORONTO (AP) — Golden State coach Steve Kerr says center DeMarcus Cousins is available for Game 1 of the NBA Finals on Thursday night. Kerr made the announcement at the team’s shootaround practice Thursday. Cousins has not been on the Warriors&...
19:56, 05/30/2019

Steve Dunleavy remembered as the ‘brightest bulb in the room’ The “brightest bulb in the room” burns no more. Tales of journalistic ingenuity — and copious consumption of alcohol — poured forth from friends and former colleagues of legendary, larger-than-life Post columnist Steve Dunleavy on Tuesday, a day afte...
03:14, 06/26/2019

Justin Long says Steve Jobs rejected some "I'm a Mac" ads because they were too funny Apple’s old “I’m a Mac”/”I’m a PC” ads starring Justin Long and John Hodgman went a long way toward establishing Apple’s extremely hip reputation, with Long portraying Macs as cool and laidback while Hodgman’s PC guy was a stuffy dork—just like how M...
22:00, 05/26/2019

Steve Bannon: ‘We went back and forth’ on the themes of Johnson’s big speech In a London hotel, the far-right activist told how he had exchanged texts with the former foreign secretary on his big resignation speechOn 16 July last year, days after his resignation as foreign secretary, the Daily Telegraph gave most of its front...
23:42, 06/22/2019

Legendary Post columnist Steve Dunleavy dead at 81 Steve Dunleavy, the hard-hitting, hard-drinking journalist who helped define The New York Post as a crime reporter, editor and premier columnist, died Monday at his home on Long Island. He was 81. The cause was unknown. “Steve Dunleavy was one of the...
06:14, 06/25/2019

'I'm not everyone's cup of tea': Steve Bruce's first Newcastle press conference – video Newly appointed Newcastle boss Steve Bruce is quietly confident he will do a good job at the club despite admitting he is "not everyone's cup of tea."The 58-year-old, who has succeeded Rafael Benítez, was speaking at his first Newcastle United press ...
16:56, 07/19/2019

Steve Mnuchin: U.S. to pick up trade talks with China The United States and China will hold trade talks by phone Thursday, and in-person negotiations could also resume in the near future, U.S. Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin said Thursday....
17:42, 07/18/2019

Brexitcast questions Steve Barclay on Boris Johnson Boris Johnson has been criticised for making inaccurate claims during a speech at the final Conservative Hustings - supporter Steve Barclay responds....
15:28, 07/19/2019

Steve Kerr cutting off the Kevin Durant updates OAKLAND, Calif. — Warriors coach Steve Kerr said he is going to be less revealing about Kevin Durant’s workout progress, as speculation has grown the Golden State star may not return at all, especially with the Raptors taking a 3-1 series lead in the...
11:56, 06/08/2019

Adam Gase can’t say enough good things about vet Steve McLendon A player such as Steve McLendon is usually the first casualty when a new coaching staff is hired and tries immediately to change the culture and the team’s losing ways. You see it every year in the NFL: New coaching staffs come in and quickly weed ou...
09:28, 08/24/2019

An Outside Hedge Fund Is Driving Steve Cohen's Gains Billionaire Steve Cohen’s hedge fund is up about 10% this year. But a significant part of that return has come from a money manager who doesn’t work at Mr. Cohen’s fund....
15:56, 08/05/2019

‘It’s a perfect fit’ – Steve Cooper intent to be successful the Swansea way Former England Under-17s coach talks about the challenge of managing senior players for the first time, his football philosophy and his father being a Cardiff City fanSteve Cooper has been coaching for a couple of decades, held the pro licence since ...
01:56, 06/19/2019

Steve King Asks if There Would Be ‘Any Population’ Without Rape and Incest Mr. King, who represents a deeply conservative district in Iowa, was discussing his opposition to exceptions for rape and incest in anti-abortion legislation....
04:14, 08/15/2019

Steve King Narrowly Won in Iowa in 2018. Now His Challenger Will Run Again. Mr. King, who has a history of racist remarks, has been elected to the House nine times, but J.D. Scholten came within 10,000 votes of toppling him in 2018....
17:28, 08/05/2019

DE Smith again arrested for suspicion of DUI Aldon Smith, who has had several run-ins with the law, including multiple DUI charges, was arrested Monday on suspicion of driving under the influence....
00:42, 06/12/2019

You Better Believe It: Will Smith Proves He Can Still Get Jiggy Wit It It feels like we're back in the Willennium--and we're certainly not complaining. To kick off his appearance on The Ellen DeGeneres Show today, Will Smith walked out on set to his......
18:28, 05/21/2019

Kevin Smith won't let That Tweet die As Kevin Smith’s career has evolved, so has our nostalgia for earlier iterations of the filmmaker, whose name was once synonymous with indie flicks like Clerks and Chasing Amy. But with each new phase comes a begrudging escalation in that nostalgia: ...
19:42, 07/09/2019

QB Smith: Big step will be learning to run again In his first public comments since suffering a devastating leg injury in November, Redskins quarterback Alex Smith says he hasn't abandoned hope of playing football again but knows there are a number of steps to get there....
17:42, 06/21/2019

The Cavaliers are moving on from JR Smith For teams looking to add another shooter to their rosters, a former NBA champion is set to become available. The Cleveland Cavaliers will waive and stretch JR Smith before his contract for next season becomes guaranteed Monday, according to ESPN. Smi...
21:00, 07/15/2019

Zach Smith Arrested Again Zach Smith, Urban Meyer’s disgraced former wide receivers coach at Ohio State, was arrested again Thursday in Delaware County, Ohio, for violating the terms of a civil protection order filed by ex-wife Courtney Smith. The arrest reportedly took place...
05:14, 05/10/2019

Steve Mnuchin Wants to Know Who Wrote IRS Memo Saying He Has to Release Trump’s Taxes Because He’s Still Not Going To Treasury Secretary Steve Mnuchin is willing to use his oversized chompers to bite Trump’s taxes down to manageable sizes because he’d rather eat them than hand them over to Congress....
23:28, 05/22/2019

Nigel Farage discussed fronting far-right group led by Steve Bannon Footage shows Brexit party leader calling Bannon’s plan a ‘fightback against globalists’Nigel Farage discussed the idea of fronting a global alliance of populist and far-right politicians being put together by the controversial former White House str...
18:42, 05/22/2019

Steve Rhodes calls for reserve days after another World Cup washout • Bangladesh coach disappointed after Sri Lanka game rained off• Third World Cup fixture to be abandoned in space of five daysThe Bangladesh coach, Steve Rhodes, bemoaned the lack of reserve days at the World Cup after a tournament-record third aband...
19:28, 06/11/2019

Montana Gov. Steve Bullock, running for president, says he can win in Trump country Montana Gov. Steve Bullock says he has something no other Democrat who has thrown their name into the hat for the party's nomination has -- he's won in Trump country....
17:14, 06/25/2019

In Honor of Steve Carell's Birthday, Here Are His Best Michael Scott Moments Happy birthday, Steve Carell! One of Hollywood's most beloved stars is set to make his highly anticipated return to TV in The Morning Show on AppleTV+ this fall opposite Jennifer......
18:14, 08/16/2019

The Story Behind Cold War Steve’s TIME Cover on Brexit Britain For the cover of the June 17 international issue of TIME on what author Tina Brown calls “the nervous breakdown in Britain” we reached out to British collage artist Christopher Spencer, aka “Cold War Steve.” Spencer’s sa...
18:56, 06/06/2019

Sandpaper scandal will not temper Australia’s aggression, says Steve Waugh • Former captain admits ball-tampering episode has had impact• ‘Side will be combative but they know they can’t cross the line’Mental disintegration is dead, according to the man who coined the phrase, but Steve Waugh insists Australia will be as com...
05:00, 07/30/2019

Trump administration bars Steve King from Air Force One: report Iowa Republican Rep. Steve King, who was stripped of his committee assignments for his pro-white nationalist statements earlier this year, was reportedly barred from Air Force One Tuesday while President Trump traveled to the Hawkeye State. King trie...
01:42, 06/12/2019

Steve Clarke says ‘not closing door’ on absentees from Scotland squad • New coach intends to ‘make players know they are wanted’• His first squad has combined tally of 14 international goalsSteve Clarke has said he will not take a hardline approach towards players who have made themselves unavailable for Scotland. A we...
23:42, 05/28/2019

Steve King Is Having an All-Out Meltdown After Basically Condoning Rape and Incest If there’s anything resembling a silver lining to Iowa Republican Rep. Steve King’s deeply racist, intensely misogynist rantings, it’s that there’s very little subtext involved—no hidden meanings to parse, or deeper truths to uncover....
22:42, 08/16/2019

Steve Dunleavy shrine proudly hangs in NY Post newsroom Steve Dunleavy spent so much time in one Midtown tavern that the owner built a shrine in his honor. Des O’Brien installed the custom-built, wooden wall hanging with a frosted-glass portrait of the hard-drinking journalist inside Langan’s Bar & Restau...
05:56, 06/25/2019

Steve Bruce confirms Newcastle talks after confrontation with angry fan • Bruce approached by Sheffield Wednesday fan during game• ‘I’ve got to take stock … it’s in the hands of both clubs now’Steve Bruce has confirmed he has held talks with Newcastle about succeeding Rafael Benítez after an angry Sheffield Wednesday fan...
03:56, 07/14/2019

NBA Finals: Why Steve Kerr is confident Warriors will bounce back TORONTO — The Warriors are in new territory in the NBA Finals in their fifth straight appearance. Before Thursday, they had never lost Game 1. Coach Steve Kerr’s excuse after his team’s convincing loss to Toronto was less about Kevin Durant’s absence...
11:42, 06/02/2019

Red Sox 1B Steve Pearce exits game vs Yanks with back spasms First baseman Steve Pearce has been removed from Boston's game against the New York Yankees because of back spasms        ...
04:00, 06/01/2019

If you own the Samsung Galaxy Tab S5e tablet, you must heed Steve Jobs's warning You might remember that back in 2010, after the launch of the Apple iPhone 4, some users complained that when they held the phone a certain way, the device would lose connectivity and drop calls. This came after Apple redesigned the iPhone, and the w...
12:28, 05/02/2019

Tracing a tragedy: Reconstructing the final days of former NFL QB Steve McNair On the 10th anniversary of their deaths, The Tennessean reconstructed the final four days of the lives of Steve McNair and Sahel "Jenni" Kazemi.       ...
15:42, 07/04/2019

Steve Carell calls for end to the Office/It's Always Sunny blood feud When you talk about sitcoms of a recent vintage with staying power, it’s hard to top The Office’s nine-season tenure on NBC—unless, of course, you bring up It’s Always Sunny In Philadelphia, which has survived 13 seasons of chaos, human evil, and eve...
21:00, 06/29/2019

Steve Lacy: Apollo XXI review – a casually confident kaleidoscope (3QTR) As a teenager, Steve Lacy released two albums with funk troupe the Internet, one of them Grammy-nominated; he also released a solo EP, and, often building beats purely on his iPhone, worked with Kendrick Lamar, Solange, Vampire Weekend and man...
13:14, 05/24/2019

Steve King questions if humanity would exist without ‘rape or incest’ FILE – In this Jan. 26, 2019 file photo, Rep. Steve King, R-Iowa, speaks during a town hall meeting, in Primghar, Iowa. King says the criticism he has faced from fellow members of Congress over his offensive remarks gives him “better insi...
05:29, 08/15/2019

If you own the Samsung Galaxy Tab S5e tablet, you must heed Steve Jobs' warning You might remember that back in 2010, after the launch of the Apple iPhone 4, some users complained that when they held the phone a certain way, the device would lose connectivity and drop calls. This came after Apple redesigned the iPhone, and the w...
01:14, 05/03/2019

Why NBA hall of famer Steve Nash became a Champions League pundit The two-time NBA MVP grew up with Tottenham in his blood. Now he is aiming to bring soccer to a more mainstream audience in the USSteve Nash is too old to be crying over soccer on national television. But there he was, a 45-year-old father of four, a...
13:28, 05/31/2019

The Sad Story Of Steve, The Pet Deathclaw Whose Life Was Cut Short By Fallout 76 Bugs Mikael Hertell really wanted a pet Deathclaw. He wanted one so bad he spent hours searching through Fallout 76’s broken wilds in search of one he could tame. He named it Steve. Steve was a good boy. Some might say a very good boy. That is, until Hert...
04:56, 06/01/2019

Apple Cofounder Steve Wozniak Says Most People Should Get Off Facebook Permanently Apple cofounder Steve Wozniak deleted his personal Facebook account last year and is now telling everyone else they should do the same. Woz was stopped by TMZ at Reagan National Airport in D.C. recently and warned that the lack of privacy on the plat...
15:00, 07/08/2019

Jaleel White to Reprise His Role as Steve Urkel in New Series As favorites like Full House and DuckTales have been resurrected from the grave, black audiences have waited impatiently to revisit some of our most beloved television characters....
21:00, 06/27/2019

Steve Bruce on Newcastle shortlist and open to approach over manager’s job • Bruce would consider leaving Sheffield Wednesday• Newcastle owner Mike Ashley an admirer of BruceSteve Bruce is open to an approach from Newcastle to be Rafael Benítez’s successor, with the 58-year-old on the club’s shortlist.Bruce was appointed th...
19:00, 07/10/2019

Klay Thompson’s stunning words to Steve Kerr after tearing ACL Klay Thompson wasn’t acting or talking like he had just suffered a devastating injury. The Warriors star tore his ACL after an awkward landing with 2:22 left in the third quarter of Game 6 of the NBA Finals against the Raptors. Thompson still s...
20:14, 06/14/2019

Conservative Vatican cardinal withdraws support for Steve Bannon Conservative Cardinal Raymond Burke, for years a strong backer of Steve Bannon, has yanked his support for the former Trump White House adviser and his plan to set up a right-wing Catholic academy in Italy....
22:28, 06/26/2019

Steve Stricker increases lead to 6 shots in US Senior Open Steve Stricker opened a six-stroke lead in the U.S. Senior Open at Notre Dame, shooting a 4-under 66 and extending his bogey-free run to 48 holes        ...
07:56, 06/30/2019

Boris Johnson's alleged ties with Steve Bannon exposed A UK newspaper has published a video showing far-right campaigner Steve Bannon discussing his advice to former British Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson. Johnson previously denied having any association with Bannon....
04:28, 06/23/2019

Bangladesh Sack Coach Steve Rhodes After Lacklustre World Cup Bangladesh Cricket Board confirmed coach Steve Rhodes will not travel with the team to Sri Lanka, where Bangladesh will play three ODIs later this month....
21:00, 07/08/2019

Steve Flesch takes PGA Tour Champions lead in Madison Steve Flesch birdied the final three holes for a 7-under 65 and the second-round lead in the American Family Insurance Championship, with tournament host Steve Stricker a stroke back in his hometown tournament        ...
03:14, 06/23/2019

Video reveals Steve Bannon links to Boris Johnson Far-right activist claimed he helped with Boris Johnson’s resignation speech as foreign secretaryBoris Johnson under fire over row with partner as top Tories raise fearsNew evidence suggesting close links between Boris Johnson and Donald Trump’s cont...
23:42, 06/22/2019

Steve Irwin’s son returns to feed same crocodiles his dad famously did 15 years ago STEVE Irwin’s 15-year-old son has proved he’s got the same daring personality as his father by recreating an iconic photo of his dad feeding a crocodile....
19:42, 07/04/2019

Outfielder Steve Wilkerson gets save in bizarre, historic Orioles win The Orioles made history in one good way this year. Steve Wilkerson, Baltimore’s center fielder, became the first position player in baseball history to earn a save on Thursday night with a 1-2-3 16th inning to get the Orioles a 10-8 win over t...
18:42, 07/26/2019

Steve Kerr talks about potential return of Kevin Durant TORONTO – Here’s more with the former Arizona basketball standout Steve Kerr as he talks about Kevin Durant and Game 5 of the NBA Finals. ...
08:00, 06/10/2019