Stories about Sport

Aug 28 2017

Rosario's homer sends Mets to a 6-5 win over Nationals

Gonzalez dominated in his last four starts, allowing a total of two runs over 27 2/3 innings to cruise to wins in each outing. Roark comes off of a 4-3 victory at the H...

Aug 28 2017

Andy Murray pulls out of US Open, may miss rest of season

The problem was going to be quite the opposite over the next fortnight and the best he could have hoped for was to play himself into some kind of form and take advantage ...

Aug 28 2017

Firmino: Liverpool can win the Premier League

Arsenal playmaker, Mesut Ozil , has apologised to the club's supporters, after their 4-0 hammering at Liverpool on Sunday. The contest was over in the 57th minute w...

Aug 28 2017

Andy Murray latest Open casualty

But this season has been a trying one for him in terms of injuries. Murray's withdrawal means five of the top 11 men will not be playing at Flushing Meadows, with Mil...

Aug 28 2017

Counting begins for Delhi's Bawana by

Political parties will be waiting with bated breath as the counting of votes for the Bawana by-election takes place on Monday. Eight candidates are in the fray. These d...

Aug 28 2017

Cincinnati Bengals' Vontaze Burfict appeals five-game ban

Bengals linebacker Vontaze Burfict could miss out on the first games of the regular season. The NFL preseason has often been accused of meaning nothing, but it cou...

Aug 28 2017

Giancarlo Stanton hits 50th home run of the season

Stanton has been on a tear all month; his 17 home runs in August are one shy of the major league record, set by Detroit's Rudy York in 1937. BREWERS 3, DODGERS 2: Jim...

Aug 28 2017

Bears top receiver Cameron Meredith carted off with ugly leg injury

Cameron Meredith , who was a nice surprise last season for the Bears, caught a pass over the middle and was tackled by Tennessee Titans safety Johnathan Cyprien . With...

Aug 28 2017

Rhys Hoskins Is Off To A Homer-Happy Start

Tommy Joseph was 3-for-5 with a home run and three RBIs, while Rhys Hoskins was 2-for-5 with a home run and three RBIs. Anthony Rizzo had gone eight straight games w...

Aug 28 2017

D'Tigress confident of final ticket

The third quarter ended 17 -16 points against Nigeria and 18-9 points in favour of Mali in the last quater. D'Tigress co-captain, Kalu Ezinne steered the battle charge ...

Aug 28 2017

Form Muguruza ready for US Open

Muguruza , who won the French Open in 2016 over Serena, was now facing another idol on Centre Court at Wimbledon. "I'm here to play match by match and trying to play good...

Aug 28 2017

Browns Rookie DeShone Kizer Earns Starting QB Role

From the first conversation I had with him up through now, it's been about how we can get him to be the best that he can be. I love Kessler and I think he will become ...

Aug 28 2017

Christian Atsu outshines Andre Ayew in Newcastle's big win over West Ham

Joselu scored his first goal for the club nine minutes before half-time and their lead rarely looked in doubt before Clark's header made it 2-0 on 72 minutes. Javier Her...

Aug 28 2017

'A great champion': Tributes flow for ironman Dean Mercer

Former Ironman Dean Mercer has died after a vehicle accident on the Gold Coast . Dean Mercer is a former Ironman. Mercer grew up in the beachside town of Thirrou...

Aug 28 2017

Celtics 'not inclined' to increase offer to Cavs

He then suffered a worse re-aggravation during game two of the Eastern Conference Finals against the Cavaliers , causing him to miss the rest of the series with a right ...

Aug 28 2017

Cowboys' Hitchens suffers knee fracture, out 8 weeks

And that his expected recovery time in eight weeks. He finished with 78 tackles past year and has 220 in his first three National Football League seasons out of Iowa. Hit...

Aug 28 2017

Larsen, Martin share lead in Canada

Calgary's Jennifer Ha and superstar Brooke Henderson of nearby Smiths Falls, Ont., finished their rounds at 3-over par . Lincicome tied it two groups later when she dr...

Aug 28 2017

Patriots Release Kony Ealy, Confirm Julian Edelman's Season-Ending Knee Injury

He played 47 of 48 possible regular-season games for the Panthers after entering the league in 2014, tallying 14 sacks in that stretch. Outside of those 3 sacks, 1 inte...

Aug 28 2017

Rhys Hoskins homers again as Nick Pivetta, Philadelphia Phillies top Chicago Cubs

Chicago, which leads the National League Central by three games over Milwaukee, broke out of its brief slump to belt 14 hits, including six home runs, in a 17-2 rout of...

Aug 28 2017

Arsenal coach Arsene Wenger says, Alexis Sanchez fit to start against Liverpool

Given how Liverpool have so struggled against backlines that deep, it could yet turn this game again - but only so long as that Arsenal backline retains a sturdiness....