Daily Archive: February 5, 2018

Discovered: One of the Oldest Stars in the Galaxy

Astronomers recently discovered one of the first stars formed in the Milky Way, J0815+4729, shown here in this artist concept. This low-mass star is one of the most iron-poor and carbon-rich stars found to...

Belichick holds firm on Butler's SB benching

1:28 PM ET MINNEAPOLIS — Patriots cornerback Malcolm Butler expressed his frustration for not starting in the team’s loss to Eagles in Super Bowl LII on Sunday night, telling ESPN “they gave up on...

Challenge for U-19 champions starts here – Dravid

12:44 PM ET Annesha Ghosh in Mumbai India’s Under-19 bunch might have got themselves the perfect result at the World Cup, but for head coach Rahul Dravid, their pursuit of excellence begins now. The...

Villanova, Virginia, Purdue still 1-2-3 in AP poll

12:17 PM ET Associated Press RALEIGH, N.C. — Villanova, Virginia and Purdue are making themselves comfortable atop the AP Top 25. Virginia, Villanova and Purdue have been college basketball’s best this season, so that...

Essex bring in Siddle for Championship defence

11:48 AM ET ESPNcricinfo staff Essex have brought in Australia Test quick Peter Siddle for the first five games of their Championship title defence. As in 2017, when Essex supplemented a largely homegrown pace...

Mandhana, Goswami, Pandey rout South Africa

3:00 AM ET ESPNcricinfo staff India women 213 for 7 (Mandhana 84, Raj 45) beat South Africa women 125 (van Niekerk 41, Goswami 4-24, Pandey 3-23) by 88 runs Smriti Mandhana targets the off...