Stories about Sport

Aug 16 2017

Astana Ghanaian star Patrick Twumasi eyes Celtic revenge in Champions League clash

Celtic take on Astana at Celtic Park in the first-leg of the Champions League play-off round this week, with a place in the lucrative group stage up for grabs. And the ...

Aug 16 2017

Independence Day : India at 70

Back to native: The news daily Times of India , Indian Express and Hindustan Times paginated with the overwhelming pride of India being born into and independent n...

Aug 16 2017

Brooks Koepka is golf's aggregate major champion of 2017

Most players go through some form of blowing it before winning the big one. Justin Thomas's win was punctuated by three birdies over the final nine holes. "Not just f...

Aug 16 2017

ESPN apologises for fantasy football 'auction' segment

ESPN recently broadcast a live fantasy football "auction" in which a fast-talking auctioneer held up pictures of players on sticks and had audience members bid on them...

Aug 16 2017

NAC Executive on McGregor-Mayweather: 'You Have to Change With The Times'

Malignaggi's frustration is over the way he was portrayed in the sparring sessions, and his contention that McGregor's camp is misrepresenting the action. Malignaggi was ...

Aug 16 2017

LeBron James Slams Donald Trump After Remarks On Charlottesville Violence

Lee statue included "very fine people". "Hate has always existed in America", James wrote. LeBron, who has often criticized Trump , previously expressed his sa...

Aug 16 2017

Ronaldo rages over red

Real and Ronaldo have 10 business days to appeal against the ruling. Ronaldo was banned for five games on Monday after shoving a referee who sent him off for diving...

Aug 16 2017

Liverpool turn tables on Barcelona with sensational swoop for Luis Suarez

James Milner took advantage of acres of space on the left to find the top corner via a significant deflection from the chest of Havard Nordtveit just 10 minutes after co...

Aug 16 2017

Ex-Cowboys WR Lucky Whitehead breaks foot in Jets camp

But Whitehead certainly won't be ready for the season opener on September 10 in Buffalo. It has been a long few weeks for Lucky Whitehead . Whitehead was the favorit...

Aug 16 2017

Philippe Coutinho leaving Liverpool would be 'awful' - Roberto Firmino

The Reds finished fourth in the Premier League last season so that means they've got to navigate a play-off to book their place in the group stages of the Champions Le...

Aug 16 2017

'Barca need signings no matter what'

Cristiano Ronaldo was sent off with eight minutes remaining but Madrid still triumphed on enemy territory thanks to the four-time Ballon d'Or victor, Marco Asensio a...

Aug 16 2017

Alexander-Arnold delighted with ´dream´ goal and Liverpool win

As Hoffenheim sustained their control over the game, Liverpool won a free-kick on the 36 minute that was dispatched by 18-year-old Alexander-Arnold into an awesome cu...

Aug 16 2017

Manchester United considering activating Sergi Roberto's release clause

The same source put the Spaniard's release clause at a modest £36.5 million, an amount that Man United, who have had the player on their radar, will be more than pleased ...

Aug 16 2017

Calgary, Edmonton among cities included in Federation Internationale de Football Association 2026 outreach

RFK Stadium was among nine venues used during the 1994 World Cup, the last time the tournament was staged in North America. The tournament would include at least 12 h...

Aug 16 2017

John Franklin III to transfer from Auburn

Former Auburn quarterback and " Last Chance U " alumnus John Franklin III is transferring from Auburn University to Florida Atlantic University. At Auburn , Frankl...

Aug 16 2017

Ajax offer Davinson Sanchez new contract amid Tottenham reports

The Colombian global has been linked to Tottenham recently. Tottenham are still struggling to meet Ajax's demands, so despite the optimism from all parties involv...

Aug 16 2017

Frank Mir Signing With Bellator, Announcement Expected Soon

He began campaigning for his UFC release after the U.S. Anti-Doping Agency (USADA) flagged him for a violation following a March 2016 fight with Mark Hunt. Mir won th...

Aug 16 2017

Everton Agree Club Record Deal For Swansea's Gylfi Sigurdsson

Sigurdsson pulled out of Swansea's pre-season tour to the United States after Everton's interest had become clear. Ronald Koeman has been determined to sign the 27-yea...

Aug 16 2017

Cristiano Ronaldo gets five-match ban for pushing referee

Ronaldo was suspended for one game for the red card in Sunday's Super Cup first leg at Barcelona , and four games for pushing referee Ricardo de Burgos Bengoetxea in the...

Aug 16 2017

Jacksonville Jaguars WR Allen Robinson Trashes Blake Bortles After Terrible Pass

Marrone had said during the offseason that Bortles' offseason/training-camp throws would increase compared to past seasons. He has never completed more than 58.9 percent ...