Football

Rhyl FC fined £200 after Leeds United ‘friendly’ brawl

Image copyright Rhyl FC Rhyl Football Club has been fined £200 by the Football Association of Wales after a brawl broke out during a “friendly” fixture. The club hosted the match against a Leeds United under-23 team at the Corbett Sports Stadium last November. But it had to be abandoned in the second half after […]

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DeMar DeRozan of Toronto Raptors fined $15,000 for criticizing officials

NEW YORK — Toronto Raptors guard DeMar DeRozan has been fined $15,000 by the NBA for publicly criticizing the league’s officiating. The punishment was announced Tuesday by Kiki VanDeWeghe, the league’s executive vice president for basketball operations. DeRozan made his remarks after the Raptors’ 127-125 loss to Golden State on Saturday in Toronto. He was […]

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Cleveland Cavaliers point guard Isaiah Thomas fined $20K for striking Minnesota Timberwolves forward Andrew Wiggins

Cleveland Cavaliers point guard Isaiah Thomas was fined $20,000 for striking Minnesota Timberwolves forward Andrew Wiggins above the shoulders, the league announced Wednesday. Thomas was assessed a Flagrant Foul 2 and ejected for the incident, which happened with 6:47 remaining in the third quarter of the Cavaliers’ 127-99 loss to the Timberwolves on Monday. Thomsas […]

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Golden State Warriors forward Draymond Green fined $25,000 for public criticism of officials

Golden State Warriors forward Draymond Green was fined $25,000 on Monday for criticizing the NBA’s officiating. Green told The Athletic on Saturday that ongoing friction between the league’s officials and players is “ruining the game.” He made the comments following the Warriors’ 121-105 win over the LA Clippers on Saturday at Staples Center. Green picked […]

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Antonio Conte: Chelsea manager fined by Football Association for sending-off

Conte was sent off for disputing one of Neil Swarbick’s decision’s during his side’s 1-0 win over Swansea Chelsea manager Antonio Conte has been fined £8,000 by the Football Association after he was sent to the stand during his side’s Premier League victory over Swansea last month. Conte was dismissed for disputing referee Neil Swarbrick’s […]