Stories about Sport

May 14 2017

Ex-manager makes claim over Alexis Sanchez's future at Arsenal

May 13 Arsenal's "fighting spirit" has returned, manager Arsene Wenger said after his side completed a third Premier League victory in a week to roar back into conten...

May 14 2017

Ajax pushes through to Europa League final against Manchester

Manchester United's Europa League final clash with Ajax on May 24 at Stockholm's Friends Arena will be refereed by Slovenian official Damir Skomina. Bosz admitted: "W...

May 14 2017

Spurs rout James Harden, Rockets 114-75 to win series

San Antonio won the second-round series in six games and punched their ticket to the Western Conference playoff finals against the Golden State Warriors, which kicks of...

May 14 2017

Astros-Yankees game postponed; doubleheader on Sunday

It's a tough break for daily fantasy owners who undoubtedly wanted to stack Yankees against the homer-prone Fiers. Houston won the first two games of the series to exte...

May 14 2017

Tottenham's Son Heung-min is Premier League player of month

Mauricio Pochettino has hinted that Tottenham were "pound-for-pound" better than their Premier League rivals this season. Spurs won all six league games during April, w...

May 14 2017

Seventh gives Alonso something to smile about

Alonso returned to the circuit for the day's second running, but he was the slowest of all the 20 runners and completed the fewest laps. Fernando Alonso astonished fans...

May 14 2017

Manchester City will have no excuses next season - David Silva

Guardiola admitted that City have not done as well as he expected this season, but believes the club are making progress - and is confident that they can get the seven ...

May 14 2017

Five-star Celtic humiliate Rangers at Ibrox

In this sense, although it'd be difficult to ever rule Rangers out, being one of the strongest sides in the league, now sitting in 3rd, and having gone unbeaten in 7, i...

May 13 2017

Herrera acknowledges Manchester United need Champions League football

United carry a 1-0 advantage into the home leg of the tie after their win in Spain last week. The victor of the Europa League earns a place in next season's Champions L...

May 13 2017

Capitals' Game 6 win makes you wonder what Penguins have left

Louis Blues to make their first conference finals appearance in franchise history. Rumors about the return of Ilya Kovalchuk have been swirling for a while and now hi...

May 13 2017

Wizards F Oubre suspeneded for one game

Wizards reserve Kelly Oubre Jr. was suspended one game, the National Basketball Association announced Saturday, "for charging and making forceful and unwarranted contac...

May 13 2017

Ujiri: Raptors need a 'culture reset' after being swept out of playoffs

He said he wants to spend this summer improving his body, his leadership skills, explosiveness and efficiency. He will join Toronto forwards Serge Ibaka , PJ Tucker - ...

May 13 2017

Golfer Rory McIlroy Signs '$100M' Equipment Deal

A hectic April, to be sure, and yet ... "Being able to climb that mountain is very hard, because sitting back and knowing that I've done it before, how much work I actu...

May 13 2017

Kyle Lowry to Sixers is gaining steam

And while reports have surfaced that he's considering a move to the Western Conference, there's a team closer to home that reportedly could be in the mix for Lowry's se...

May 13 2017

William McGirt, Mackenzie Hughes share lead at Players Championship

Among those at 68 was Jon Rahm , another first-timer at this lucrative event who had one of four bogey-free rounds on the steamy day in north Florida. "I hit a couple of...

May 13 2017

Sunderland v Swansea Betting Tips

He added: "But in the context of the situation - three managers in one year, bottom at the halfway point with only 12 points, massive goals conceded - I think, absolutely...

May 13 2017

Totti's penultimate home match could see Juventus win title

The 40-year-old Totti ended months of speculation over his future by confirming this week he is ready to work alongside sporting director Monchi when he hangs up his bo...

May 13 2017

England winger Michail Antonio signs new West Ham contract

Bilic said: 'He didn't want to talk about it as he is a great captain and wanted to help the club and the team. "He works really hard, it was bad luck and, as I said, I...

May 13 2017

Spurs' Leonard expects to play in Game 6 despite ankle injury

He stepped on Harden's foot while running back in transition with 5:37 left in the third quarter and then played limited minutes before sitting out overtime. "He does a t...

May 13 2017

United cling on against Celta to reach Europe League final

United drew the second leg of their tension-filled semifinal 1-1 to advance 2-1 on aggregate, but only after Celta squandered two chances in the final seconds to snatch t...