Chelsea sack Thomas Tuchel as manager after poor start to season

chelseaThe new owners have sacked head coach Thomas Tuchel just three months after completing their takeover of the club. Tuchel’s 100th and last game in charge of Chelsea was on Tuesday 1-0 defeat in the Champions League at Dinamo Zagreb and sources told ESPN that Tuchel, 49, was informed of the decision on Wednesday morning. … Read more

AP Top 25: Georgia climbs to No. 2, overtaking Ohio State

Georgia moved to No. 2 in the Associated Press’ first college football poll of the regular season, overtaking Ohio State, after the defending national champions dominated their opener. Alabama remained No. 1 in the PA Top 25 presented by Regions Bank published on Tuesday, receiving 44 of the media panel’s 63 first place votes and … Read more

SDSU defends handling of investigation into Araiza gang rape allegations

SAN DIEGO (AP) — San Diego State football coach Brady Hoke said Monday he was unaware that star bettor Matt Araiza had been charged with participating in the gang rape of a 17-year-old girl at an off-campus party in October until a civil lawsuit was filed last week. Hoke boss, athletic director John David Wicker, … Read more

Explosions hit Crimea, Russian missile injures 12 near nuclear power plant in southern Ukraine

Aug 20 (Reuters) – Fresh explosions erupted across Russia’s annexed Crimean peninsula on Saturday and a Russian missile hit a residential area in a southern Ukrainian town not far from a nuclear power plant, injuring 12 civilians, Russian and Ukrainian officials said. This strike at the Pivdennukrainsk nuclear power plant (southern Ukraine) and the new … Read more

Browns’ Deshaun Watson suspended 11 games and fined $5 million

BEREA, Ohio (AP) — Cleveland Browns quarterback Deshaun Watson will serve an 11-game unpaid suspension, pay a $5 million fine, and undergo professional evaluation and treatment as part of a settlement with the NFL following accusations of sexual misconduct by two dozen women. The league had sought to ban Watson for at least a year … Read more

US spares western states from Colorado River water cuts – for now

An aerial view of Lake Powell is seen, where water levels have dropped dramatically to levels not seen since it was filled in the 1960s, as rising water demand and climate change shrink the Colorado River and create challenges for business owners and recreation in Page, Arizona, U.S., April 20, 2022. REUTERS/Caitlin Ochs/Files Join now … Read more

No. 1 Alabama tops preseason AP Top 25; Ohio St, ‘Dawgs next

With two of the nation’s best players in the lead — and a championship game loss as motivation — Alabama is No. 1 in Associated Press preseason college football poll for the second straight season and ninth time overall. Heisman Trophy winner Bryce Young, National Defensive Player of the Year Will Anderson Jr. and the … Read more

Erik ten Hag risked INJURING his Man United players by running them 13.8km on a day off

Los Angeles-based sports science doctor says Erik ten Hag risked hurting his Manchester United players by having them run 13.8 km in the heat on their day off. Sportsmail reported how a furious Ten Hag made his team cover the exact distance that Brentford overtook his side as the Bees beat United 4-0 in Saturday’s … Read more

Tuchel and Conte kick off Chelsea, Tottenham’s latest installment of bridge battle

LONDON — chelsea and Tottenham Hotspur signaled their intention to be London’s best in the 2022-23 Premier League season, but neither were able to pick up a full three points from Stamford Bridge on Sunday, settling for a 2-2 draw . Goals of Peter-Emile Hojbjerg and Harry Kane erased the advances of the Blues won … Read more

Berkshire Hathaway posts $43.8 billion loss as stock holdings tumble

Berkshire Hathaway Chairman Warren Buffett walks through the exhibit hall as shareholders gather to hear from the billionaire investor during Berkshire Hathaway Inc’s annual shareholders meeting in Omaha, Nebraska, U.S., on 4 May 2019. REUTERS/Scott Morgan//File Photo Join now for FREE unlimited access to Register Aug 6 (Reuters) – Falling U.S. stock prices punished … Read more