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Jamie Carragher Suspended by Sky for Spitting at Man United Fan

Jamie Carragher Suspended by Sky for Spitting at Man United Fan

The broadcaster released a statement today saying: "Following an internal review, Sky has suspended Jamie Carragher for the remainder of the football season". "No excuse, apologies", Carragher tweeted on Sunday. Many Liverpool fans and others inside football, including fellow Sky pundit Gary Neville, have come out to defend Carragher.


NCAA Men's Basketball Tournament Notebook: Virginia's Hunter out for NCAA Tournament

NCAA Men's Basketball Tournament Notebook: Virginia's Hunter out for NCAA Tournament

March Madness is officially upon us. U.Va. (31-2), which is the No. 1 overall seed in the NCAA tournament , plays No. 16 seed Maryland Baltimore County Friday night in Charlotte, N.C.in the South Region. Four players are averaging at least 10.5 points per game for UMBC , they are Jairus Lyles (20.2), K.J. Maura (11.4), Joe Sherburne (10.9) and Arkel Lamar (10.5).


Warriors announce that Klay Thompson has fractured thumb

Warriors announce that Klay Thompson has fractured thumb

Shams Charania of Yahoo Sports added the ailment could cost Thompson "several games", but he's expected back by month's end. Slater reports that there's "growing concern" within the organization that Thompson, who sustained a sprained thumb Sunday against Minnesota, could end up missing weeks, rather than days.


AJ McCarron signs with Bills

AJ McCarron signs with Bills

Linebackers Preston Brown and Ramon Humber became unrestricted free agents, as did cornerback E.J. Gaines and receiver Jordan Matthews. Case Keenum plans to sign with Denver when free agency opens Wednesday, ESPN reported early today.


England boss, Eddie Jones apologises for 'scummy Irish' comments

England boss, Eddie Jones apologises for 'scummy Irish' comments

Ireland play England in the final round of the NatWest Six Nations Championship on Saturday. "We've only lost one Test to the scummy Irish ", Jones said, at the event. "The gap between where Japan was and the Tier One countries was enormous", Jones said in the Fuso Talks presentation. "I apologise unreservedly for any offence caused", he said.


Roger Federer outclasses Jeremy Chardy at Indian Wells

Roger Federer outclasses Jeremy Chardy at Indian Wells

He faces South Korea's Chung Hyeon next after his 6-1 6-3 win over Uruguayan Pablo Cuevas . Chardy showed tremendous defensive skills to keep the rally alive after Federer looked destined to win the sixth game of the second set comfortably.