• Archive for November, 2014

    What are the Marlins getting for their $325M?

    by  • November 26, 2014 • MLB

    Baseball rarely attracts the interest of the mainstream sports media in the UK, but the news of Giancarlo Stanton’s $325m contract with the Miami Marlins has certainly captured its attention. The largest contract in US professional sport to secure Stanton’s services for another 13 years is extraordinary, but is it a good deal? What...

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    Twitter reacts as Man United 2-1 win away at Arsenal

    by  • November 23, 2014 • Football

    Manchester United striker Wayne Rooney breakaway effort in the 85th minute helped Louis van Gaal’s side reach into the top four after the Red Devils beat Arsenal 2-1 at the Emirates Stadium. #459415824 / gettyimages.com Arsenal defender Kieran Gibbs put through his own net to break the deadlock in the second half and United...

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    Steven Davies signs Surrey extension

    by  • November 20, 2014 • Cricket

    Surrey have confirmed that Wicketkeeper Steven Davies has signed a new two-year contract extension with the county club. Great to announce that @SteveDavies43 will be playing his cricket at the Kia Oval until at least 2016 – http://t.co/DRckVQEX9R #greatman — Surrey Cricket (@surreycricket) November 19, 2014 Davies’s previous deal was due to expire next...

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    Ronaldo sets new Euro Championship record

    by  • November 15, 2014 • Football

    The Portuguese forward Cristiano Ronaldo has become the all-time top goalscorer in European Championship 2016 qualifying as Portugal beat Armenia 1-0 in Group I. Post by Cristiano Ronaldo. The 29-year-old scored his 23rd in the competition, passing Denmark’s Jon Dahl Tomasson (22 Goals) and Turkey’s Hakan Sukur. The Real Madrid talisman is now become...

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    West Indies announced Test squad for tour of South Africa

    by  • November 13, 2014 • Cricket

    The wicket-keeper batsman Denesh Ramdin has been retained as skipper of a 15-man West Indies test squad for their upcoming tour of South Africa – starting on December 17, WICB announced on their website. #94096876 / gettyimages.com The explosive left-hander Chris Gayle is set to return from a back injury, who missed October’s tour...

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