Stories about Sport

Oct 11 2017

2nd T20I: Jason Behrendorff on fire, dismisses 'top-guns' in India

Among the visitors it is only Aron Finch, David Warner and Steave Smith who had been reliable in their batting squad. Team India got a reality check in the second ...

Oct 11 2017

Rafael Nadal v Nick Kyrgios live stream

The 31-year-old nearly shut out Kyrgios in the second set and took a 5-0 lead before the Australian won his solitary game to slightly delay the inevitable as Nadal sa...

Oct 11 2017

The Socceroos Struggle Through To The Next Stage Of World Cup Qualification

A 1-1 draw in the first leg in Melaka last Thursday meant that the World Cup play-off decider between Australia and Syria was poised on a knife-edge going into the se...

Oct 11 2017

Chris Iannetta out of Diamondbacks' Game 3 lineup

The LA Dodgers will attempt to end their National League Division Series against the Arizona Diamondbacks on Monday as they look to gain a third straight win to progres...

Oct 11 2017

Sadio Mane joins Philippe Coutinho on 2017 Ballon d'Or shortlist

The injury is especially badly timed for Klopp with Liverpool's bitter rivals Manchester United visiting Anfield on Saturday. The news is a big blow for the Reds, w...

Oct 11 2017

Iceland reach World Cup finals for first time

And all along the way, the thunder clap has followed. "They're a bloody good side", tweeted former England global Gary Lineker, who now works as a TV presenter. Iceland...

Oct 11 2017

Jason Garrett hasn't talked to Jerry Jones about anthem mandate

Jones' comments on Sunday came after he was asked about Vice President Mike Pence's decision to leave an Indianapolis home game in protest of about a dozen San Francisco ...

Oct 11 2017

No Lionel Messi and no Cristiano Ronaldo?

A draw would be good enough for a playoff spot if Argentina wins, and there is a victor in the Peru-Colombia match. But Messi may see another opportunity slip away, w...

Oct 11 2017

Joel Embiid reacts brilliantly to signing massive $148m extension with the Sixers

The first three years of Embiid's career unavoidably conjures up visions of Oden's tenure with the Portland Trail Blazers . Had he played more many believe he was a sh...

Oct 11 2017

Mohammad Amir ruled out of ongoing Sri Lanka ODIs

Sarfraz's innings of 68 came off 130 balls and included five boundaries. Sri Lanka beat Pakistan 2-0 to sweep the Test series in UAE. It wasn't the most ideal start...

Oct 11 2017

Roberto Martinez denies rift between Belgium and Jose Mourinho

After amassing 19 points from seven league games, United are second in the standings below neighbours Manchester City on goal difference. "Romelu is fit and available, ...

Oct 10 2017

Barcelona Reportedly Keeping Tabs on Dele Alli as Alternative to Philippe Coutinho

He said: 'Players are playing with fear. The most decorated player in the British football history Ryan Giggs has questioned the mentality of England's central midfie...

Oct 10 2017

Ghana beat Colombia in Federation Internationale de Football Association U-17 World Cup opener

Twice champions Ghana opened their FIFA Under-17 World Cup campaign on a winning note, beating Colombia 1-0 in a Group A match at the iconic Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium ...

Oct 10 2017

Arsenal star reveals he was close to summer Everton move

Arsenal have won their last four games in all competitions and as far as the Premier League is concerned, they are now 6 points behind the league leaders. "I stayed bec...

Oct 10 2017

India succumb to 1-2 defeat against Colombia

Luis Norton de Matos made four changes to the line-up that started against United States of America, dropping forwards Komal Thatal and Aniket Jadhav, who impressed on Fr...

Oct 10 2017

WC Qualifiers: Wales vs Republic of Ireland UEFA

Should Wales win and Serbia fail to beat Georgia , Coleman's men would qualify automatically for Russian Federation 2018. 1944: Fantastic singing from all for th...

Oct 10 2017

What's Open, Closed in Belmont on Columbus Day

At a time when some communities were dropping " Columbus " from the October holiday in favor of Indigenous Peoples' Day , Cuomo, an Italian-American, suggested Italian-A...

Oct 10 2017

Hall of Fame QB YA Tittle dies at 90

Tittle was later drafted by the San Francisco 49ers in 1951. Before Tittle entered the National Football League, he was LSU's all-time leader in completions (162),...

Oct 10 2017

Brendan Steele goes back-to-back at Safeway Open

Two birdies on the front nine were overshadowed by three bogeys on the opening three holes and two more on the 7th and 8th holes. But he missed a short putt for birdie on...

Oct 09 2017

Philadelphia Eagles improve to 4-1 after dominating Arizona Cardinals

With less than a minute to go in the half, Wentz threw his first interception since Week 2 after his pass intended for Ertz was picked off by Antoine Bethea in the end zo...