Stories about Sport

Jan 27 2018

Five reasons why India beat Bangladesh in the quarter-final

Soon after Athanaze was dismissed it was all carnage from Simmons even as the other batsmen failed to hang around. India rode on Shubman Gill (86), Abhishek Sharma (5...

Jan 26 2018

Man builds custom trombone for Super Bowl halftime show

If Gronkowski isn't able to play, it could have a major impact on the Super Bowl. "They're both real good dudes". Their future appears to be bright regardless of what hap...

Jan 26 2018

Aly Raisman on Larry Nassar verdict: 'He deserves to suffer'

In November 2017, he was also found guilty of sexually abusing seven girls and was sentenced to 60 years in prison for child pornography. The sentencing follows a...

Jan 26 2018

No. 1 Nadal Exits Australian Open Quarters With Leg Injury

Rafael Nadal called for the tennis authorities to think about players' long-term health after retiring from his quarter-final against Marin Cilic at the Australian ...

Jan 26 2018

Russell Westbrook's support made huge impression on Paul George

It's the first time in franchise history that New Orleans had two players selected as All-Star starters. "I respect Russ a lot, so it was kind of disappointing to s...

Jan 26 2018

Jones, Guerrero, Thome and Hoffman elected to baseball's Hall of Fame

The quartet combined for 75 years in the majors, two MVP awards and 29 All-Star appearances Hoffman notched 601 saves while the slugging trio of Guerrero, Jones and T...

Jan 26 2018

Maxwell back in Australia ODI squad as cover for Finch

Between 2005 and 2013 they claimed 5-0 wins over New Zealand , Pakistan and the West Indies, twice, not to mention 6-1 scorelines against England both home and away....

Jan 26 2018

Michigan State President Lou Anna Simon To Resign

With the pressure mounting and the NCAA opening an investigation of Michigan State over the Larry Nassar sexual assault scandal, Simon decided that it was time ...

Jan 26 2018

Barcelona say farewell to Javier Mascherano as Chinese Super League move confirmed

Barcelona have confirmed Javier Mascherano has brought an end to his eight-year stay in Catalonia after signing on with Hebei China Fortune FC. An emotional Masch...

Jan 26 2018

McIlroy ahead of schedule in 2018

He then birdied the second before picking up four shots in a row from the fourth. Hot on his coattails are English duo David Horsey and Anthony Wall, the former hitting...

Jan 26 2018

National Basketball Association seeks cut of bets in plan to legalize gambling

Supreme Court is contemplating a New Jersey case challenging a 1992 federal ban on sports betting in all but Delaware, Montana, Nevada, and OR, the New York Daily Ne...

Jan 26 2018

Sixers' Simmons, Embiid picked for Rising Stars game

He's shooting 48 percent from the field, 39 percent from three-point and almost 83 percent from the free-throw line. The Rising Stars Challenge mixes rookies and sophom...

Jan 25 2018

Emery: Lyon loss unfair on PSG

Earlier on Sunday, fourth-placed Monaco eased to a 3-1 victory over Metz in the principality. Emery also offered an update on Kylian Mbappe's condition after PSG crit...

Jan 25 2018

Phil Neville deletes Twitter account over 'sexist' tweet

No sooner had Phil Neville been appointed the new head coach of the England women's team than he found himself facing flak for a seemingly sexist Twitter message. Spe...

Jan 25 2018

Real Madrid star Gareth Bale in talks with 4 Premier League clubs

Salah, an Egypt global, has made a sensational start to life at Anfield having only arrived from Roma for £36.9m last summer. Bale has struggled with injuries in re...

Jan 25 2018

Larry Nassar Sentenced to Up to 175 Years in Prison

Michigan State suspended him from treating patients at the school's sports medicine facility on August 30, 2016. The sentence, read in open court, follows 7 days of vic...

Jan 25 2018

Dimitrov defeats Kyrgios to reach quarter-finals of Australian Open

An injured and visibly struggling Rafael Nadal retired while trailing in the fifth set of his Australian Open quarterfinal match against Marin Cilic . It's how I fee...

Jan 25 2018

Kenedy joins Newcastle on loan from Chelsea

Kenedy subsequently fell out of favour with manager Antonio Conte and has yet to make a single appearance in the Premier League this term, featuring exclusively in t...

Jan 25 2018

Sanchez undergoes Man United medical

Manchester United signed Chile forward Alexis Sanchez from Arsenal in a swap deal with midfielder Henrikh Mkhitaryan after a protracted transfer saga finally end...

Jan 25 2018

Borussia Dortmund Chief Confirms Arsenal's Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang Enquiry

Chief executive, Ivan Gazidis is part of an Arsenal team now in Germany trying to finalise a deal for Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang. The Gunners opened dialogue with Do...