International squash tournament kicks off in Pakistan

International squash tournament kicks off in Pakistan Photo Courtesy: Squash League Tenth seed Kashif Asif (Pakistan) caused a major upset in the SNGPL Pakistan International Squash Circuit-II 2018 when he stunned No 2 seed Israr Ahmad (Pakistan) in the main round at the Punjab Squash Complex on Wednesday. Kashif, who was a wildcard holder in […]

Delirious Mexicans swamp South Korean embassy

Delirious Mexicans swamp South Korean embassy Ecstatic Mexican fans besieged the South Korean embassy in their capital to celebrate with diplomats after the Asian team stunned Germany at the World Cup and ensured Mexico’s progress to the last 16 in Russia. Mexicans watched in horror as their side were thumped 3-0 in Yekaterinburg, leaving them […]

Belgian PM surprises UK’s May with World Cup shirt

Belgian PM surprises UK’s May with World Cup shirt Belgium’s Prime Minister Charles Michel (C-L) offers a jersey of Belgian football national team’s forward Eden Hazard to Britain’s Prime Minister Theresa May during an European Union leaders’ summit focused on migration, Brexit and eurozone reforms on June 28, 2018. PHOTO: AFP Brexit may have caused […]

Fantasy hoops: Will Noel ever break out?

Every Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday, we pose a question to a panel of ESPN fantasy basketball experts to gauge their thoughts on a hot topic. Today’s contributors are ESPN Fantasy’s André Snellings, Jim McCormick, Joe Kaiser and Kyle Soppe. At times during his four NBA seasons, Nerlens Noel has looked like he was going to […]

Ainge’s process leads to wide range of talent

Today is the third part of this trilogy on the team building “Process,” based upon a panel that I saw at this year’s MIT Sloan Sports Analytics Conference (SSAC) entitled “Trust the Process? Team building and rebuilding in the NBA.” The panel featured former Philadelphia 76ers GM Sam Hinkie, Boston Celtics co-owner Stephen Pagliuca, LA […]