Stories about Sport

Aug 27 2017

Can Trump actually shut down the government over wall funding?

Earlier this month, McConnell maintained that Congress and the White House would not allow the government to default on its debt. Trump said that because legislators ...

Aug 27 2017

West Brom's flawless start ended by Stoke

The first chance of the game fell to Bruno Martins Indi following a corner that Ryan Shawcross turned goalwards, his flick dribbled just wide of Ben Foster's goal t...

Aug 27 2017

Liverpool: Klopp explains Mignolet snub

Although Liverpool supporters have become accustomed to watching him make some awful errors over the past couple of seasons, Mignolet hasn't actually dropped any clange...

Aug 27 2017

Alexis Sanchez ready for Arsenal comeback at Liverpool

He and Klopp may well elicit extra sentiment as people enjoy good attacking football. There is a lot at stake for Arsène Wenger and Arsenal this weekend - lose to Li...

Aug 27 2017

Arsenal agree to sell £35m defender Shkodran Mustafi

Mohamed Elneny and Calum Chambers both featured in the back three during pre-season, and could well be able to fill the hole left by the 25 year-old's departure, but wi...

Aug 27 2017

Bangladesh puts Australia in a spin after fluctuating day

In four previous matches, Bangladesh have never beaten Australia and only avoided an innings defeat once, although their last meeting was back in 2006. First it was G...

Aug 27 2017

Chelsea FC vs Everton FC preview: The battle of the Blues

I hope that's the case. "Honestly, I'm very calm", he said on Friday. And yet, there is still reason to be optimistic, after Everton's unbeaten start to this seas...

Aug 27 2017

Former Minnesota Vikings fullback signs with the New Orleans Saints

He added 10 yards on the ground. Williams has played throughout training camp and the preseason and almost had an interception on Saturday, so it would make sense if he's...

Aug 27 2017

Federer: Tour Not to Blame for Spate of Injuries, US Open Withdrawals

Two-time champion Rafael Nadal is the top seed for the first time in three years having returned to the top of the rankings for the first time since July 2014 and he ...

Aug 27 2017

Giants-Jets Final Score: Giants Win MetLife Bowl, 32-31

Conversely, the big story for the Jets was the quarterback play , even with presumed starter, Josh McCown , not playing in the game. But Hackenberg hardly looked re...

Aug 27 2017

Rooney retires from global football

The record goalscorer and no 10 England player, Wayne Rooney , Wednesday announced his retirement from worldwide football with immediate effect. The Mirror repor...

Aug 27 2017

What Wenger must do to Get Arsenal back on track

Nearly every player was a star - even Alberto Moreno! Liverpool fans only have to think back to last March for the kind of effect the Chile global can have on a gam...

Aug 27 2017

Mayweather vs. McGregor: Gervante Davis wins controversial co-feature

But the 22-year-old, who boasts a flawless professional record of 18-0 (17 KOs) weighed in two pounds over the 130-pound weight limit, ahead of his world title fight agai...

Aug 27 2017

Watch Champions League highlights of Astana 4-3 Celtic

The pre-prepared off-pitch celebration had been installed ready to go and fortunately the Celtic squad rewarded that confidence after a nail biting 4-3 loss (but 8-4 ag...

Aug 27 2017

Young boy asks Brad Stevens why he traded Isaiah Thomas

He joins a Celtics squad that finished first in the Eastern Conference during the regular season last season but was bounced by the Cavaliers in five games the Eastern...

Aug 27 2017

Ibra Kadabra back in United for another free year, team winning

The ambition of Paul Pogba was evident when he came close with a wonderful effort from long range. There was a feeling of inevitability about the goal when it came. Ras...

Aug 27 2017

Anthony Martial Needs to Exploit His Talent More, Says Jose Mourinho

United earned mixed reviews for how they performed in pre-season but Jose Mourinho and his players have shown that not too much should be taken from friendly fixtures w...

Aug 27 2017

Marco Silva critical of Miguel Britos after sending-off

We need to find a way to win these games, we hit the post twice and feel it is coming. Brighton manager Chris Hughton admits he has been forced to look overseas for...

Aug 27 2017

Smith confirms Agar's Test return after four years

I think the two teams have 50-50 chance in this Test match. "You all know that we have been very consistent in the last series as well as in the last two years in our hom...

Aug 27 2017

Hamilton: Matching Schumacher record 'humbling'

Finland's Valtteri Bottas qualified third for Mercedes with Ferrari's Kimi Raikkonen , a four-time victor in Belgium who helped Vettel by giving him an aerodynamic "...