Soccer

Championship highlights and round-up: Watford hit four; Brentford held

Rampant Watford rattled off an eighth win from their last nine matches following a 4-1 victory at Rotherham to tighten their grip on second in the Championship. Chile international Francisco Sierralta opened the scoring with his first goal in English football and further efforts from Ismaila Sarr and Ken Sema put Xisco Munoz’s men firmly […]

Soccer

League Two highlights and round-up: Cheltenham, Cambridge win

Cheltenham held off a late fightback from struggling Port Vale to remain a point clear of last-gasp winners Cambridge at the top of Sky Bet League Two. Alfie May’s 14th-minute opener and an own goal from former Town goalkeeper Scott Brown soon after set Cheltenham on their way to a fifth win in their last […]

NFL

Rob Gronkowski highlights list of top red-zone threats

Every week in this space, Chris Wesseling will roll out the power rankings for one specific NFL position, attribute or award. So far, we have covered Offensive Rookie of the Year candidates, defensive front sevens, satellite backs, wide receivers, the Around The NFL quarter-season All-Pro team, best offseason bargains, Comeback Player of the Year candidates, […]

Soccer

Championship highlights and round-up: Norwich, Wycombe win

Teemu Pukki took his goal tally for the season to 13 with a double as Norwich returned to the top of the Sky Bet Championship with a 4-1 victory over out-of-form Stoke at Carrow Road. Todd Cantwell opened the scoring in the 15th minute and Pukki’s tap-in just before half-time gave the Canaries control. Nick […]