Vanessa Bryant’s Tribute to Kobe Bryant and Daughter Gigi

Vanessa Bryant's Tribute to Kobe Bryant and Daughter Gigi

Vanessa Bryant, Michael Jordan, Shaquille O’ Neal pay tributes to Kobe Bryant and daughter, Gigi. The tribute service for the late National Basketball Association (NBA) star, Kobe Bryant and his daughter, Gigi has been held. The service which took place at the Staple Center, Los Angeles, saw the widow of the late NBA legend, Venessa Bryant deliver a heartbreaking tribute to her late husband and daughter. She, first of all, thanked everyone for the outpour of love they have received since the demise of her husband and daughter. “I’d like…

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England in South Africa: Tourists win second T20 by two runs to level series

England in South Africa

Second Twenty20 international, Durban England 204-7 (20.0 overs): Stokes 47*, Roy 40, Moeen 39; Ngidi 3-48 South Africa 202-7 (20.0 overs): De Kock 65, Van der Dussen 43* England win by two runs Scorecard England held their nerve to level the series against South Africa with a thrilling two-run victory in the second Twenty20 international in Durban. The hosts needed three off the last two balls to reach their target of 205, but Tom Curran dismissed Dwaine Pretorius and Bjorn Fortuin to secure the win. Chris Jordan had seemingly put…

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England all-rounder says he ‘finally feels back’ after starring role

England all-rounder says he 'finally feels back' after starring role

Moeen Ali says he “finally feels back” for England after his man-of-the-match performance in the second Twenty20 against South Africa. Moeen Ali, 32, hit a live cricket score 11-ball 39 to help England post 204 before they won by two runs on the final ball. The all-rounder, playing international live cricket match for the first time since a six-month absence, said: “It was amazing to contribute and finally feel like I am back for England. “I will not take it for granted.” After a poor run of form, Moeen was…

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Usain Bolt ‘s heir apparent? Meet Armand ‘Mondo’ Duplantis, the new star of track and field

Usain Bolt 's heir apparent? Meet Armand 'Mondo' Duplantis, the new star of track and field

“I don’t blame them for wanting me to have a crazy career like Usain Bolt. I am going to try and carry the sport as much as I can and I know the best way to do that is to jump really high.” Having taken pole vaulting to new heights with a world record of 6.17m in Poland last weekend, Armand ‘Mondo’ Duplantis is addressing the question of whether he can be athletics ‘ next Usain Bolt. It’s a big question – and on paper an even bigger ask for…

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Merih Demiral: Leicester end interest in Juventus defender after ACL injury

Merih Demiral: Leicester end interest in Juventus defender after ACL injury

Leicester have ended their interest in Juventus’ Merih Demiral after the defender suffered a knee ligament injury on Sunday. The centre-back, who Leicester had looked at as a possible loan signing, will have surgery on the anterior cruciate ligament he damaged during Juventus’ 2-1 win over Roma, in which he had scored the opening goal. The 21-year-old had also reportedly been the subject of a failed £34m bid from Borussia Dortmund. He is predominantly a centre-back but can also play at right-back. Related: Carlo Ancelotti: Everton Appoint Ex-Real Madrid Coach…

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Carlo Ancelotti: Everton appoint ex-Real Madrid coach as their new manager

Carlo Ancelotti: Everton appoint ex-Real Madrid coach as their new manager

Former Real Madrid coach Carlo Ancelotti has been appointed the new manager of Premier League side Everton. The Liverpool-based club made the announcement ahead of today’s fixture at home to Arsenal, who also have a new man in charge. Spaniard Mikel Arteta, who played for the Gunners from 2011-2016, succeeds his compatriot Unai Emery, who was fired in November. Ancelotti has signed a four-and-half-year deal and Everton have hailed him as “one of the world’s most successful managers”. Related: Eddie Jones Appoints World Cup Winner Matt Proudfoot to England Backroom…

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Eddie Jones appoints World Cup winner Matt Proudfoot to England backroom reshuffle

Eddie Jones appoints World Cup winner Matt Proudfoot to England backroom reshuffle

Steve Borthwick switches to skills coach amid doubts over future. Eddie Jones has appointed World Cup-winning South Africa forwards coach Matt Proudfoot in an England backroom reshuffle. Proudfoot and fellow new arrival Simon Amor are added to backroom team for the 2020 Six Nations which includes John Mitchell and Steve Borthwick. Borthwick, who has been linked with a return to club rugby, has switched roles to skills coach. Proudfoot, a South African-born former Scotland international, has left the world champions after more than three years in his role there to…

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Ronaldo tipped to break all-time leading scorer record in 2020

Ronaldo tipped to break all-time leading scorer record in 2020

Portugal international Cristiano Ronaldo has been tipped to break the all-time leading scorer record in 2020 as he looks forward to winning the Euro 2020 as well as qualifying from the knockout stage of the UEFA Champions League last 16 with Juventus. See Also: 8 Time Management Tips you need to be Successful 2020 looks a good year for the Juventus start after failing to win coveted Ballon d’Or as well as the UEFA Champions League 2019 with Juventus, The five-time Ballon d’Or winner will have an amazing chance to…

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