Eight medical professionals charged with homicide in Diego Maradona’s death will go to trial

The date of the trial has not yet been set. Maradona died aged 60 from heart failure in November 2020, the same month he underwent successful surgery for a subdural hematoma, more commonly known as a blood clot on the brain. Prosecutors allege the eight medical professionals charged in Maradona’s death “violated the duties that … Read more

Tony Siragusa, former NFL player and sideline reporter, dies at age 55

Tony Siragusa, the charismatic defensive tackle who helped lead a stout Baltimore defense to a Super Bowl title, has died. He was 55. The Baltimore Ravens, for which Siragusa played five seasons, said Siragusa died “unexpectedly” Wednesday morning. A cause of death was not immediately given. Tony Siragusa as a sideline reporter in an NFL … Read more

Tony Siragusa, Super Bowl winner and NFL sideline reporter, dies at age 55

Tony Siragusa, the charismatic defensive tackle who helped lead a stout Baltimore defense to a Super Bowl title, has died. He was 55. The Baltimore Ravens, for which Siragusa played five seasons, said Siragusa died “unexpectedly” Wednesday morning. A cause of death was not immediately given. Tony Siragusa as a sideline reporter in an NFL … Read more

FIFA set to announce 2026 World Cup host cities on Thursday

In total, FIFA, world football’s governing body, is reportedly expected to announce 16 host cities, with 10 in the United States and three each in Canada and Mexico. FIFA announced in April that Vancouver, Canada had made a successful late application to be considered a host city, leaving 22 candidates in total. These are the … Read more

Qatar World Cup 2022 qualifier: Peru v Australia – As it happened | Football News

Australia qualify for the 2022 World Cup following 5-4 penalty shootout win over Peru. Australia have reached a fifth consecutive World Cup. Substitute goalkeeper Redmayne the hero for Australia with two key penalty saves. Luis Advincula and Alex Valera miss spot-kicks for Peru. This blog is now closed. Thankyou for joining us on this epic … Read more

Mayo unable to secure hotel rooms for Dublin trip 

Mayo became the latest senior inter-county team unable to book an overnight stay in a Dublin hotel. Manager James Horan revealed the shortage of accommodation in the capital combined with the five-day turnaround from learning the qualifier against Kildare would be played in Croke Park and the 6pm throw-in meant the squad traveled from Mayo … Read more

Chargers owner Dean Spanos sued by sister

Los Angeles Chargers owner Dean Spanos has been sued by his own sister, with explosive allegations including “self-dealing” and “misogynistic behavior.” As first reported by ESPN’s Adam Schefter and Kimberley Martin, Dea Spanos Berberian’s attorneys filed the lawsuit this week in San Joaquin County Superior Court in California. The Chargers’ ownership stakes are complicated. The … Read more

Deshaun Watson appears to address bombshell report on Instagram

Deshaun Watson appeared to address “rumors” in a cryptic post Tuesday on his Instagram Story — the same day a new report alleged that the Browns quarterback arranged massages with “at least” 66 different women over a 17-month period. “See, the blogs can’t break me down, see, I’m the voice, I don’t reply. But the … Read more

Odell Beckham crashed Sean McVay and Veronika Khomyn’s wedding

It seems Odell Beckham channeled his inner Vince Vaughn and Owen Wilson for Sean McVay’s wedding weekend. During an appearance Monday on the “I AM ATHLETE” podcast, the Rams head coach revealed that free-agent wide receiver — who won a Super Bowl with Los Angeles in February — had crashed his big day with wife … Read more

Ukraine’s hopes of reaching this year’s World Cup end with defeat against Wales

Ukraine has failed to qualify for this year’s FIFA World Cup, football’s most prestigious tournament, after a 1-0 defeat to Wales, but when your country is at war it doesn’t really matter. The bloodshed continues, lives are still being lost. Yet, for 90 minutes on a rain-soaked evening in Wales, this match did matter, because … Read more