Stories about Sport

May 23 2017

James Haskell prepared to prove his worth after late Lions call-up

O'Brien was a late withdrawal ahead of Leinster's defeat to Scarlets in the Guinness PRO12 semi-final at the RDS. "Today I trained fully", Warburton said, adding: "Th...

May 23 2017

Alexis Sanchez prefers Manchester City move over Bayern Munich

In fact, his overall record of 29 goals and 19 assists this season is absolutely wonderful, considering he did play wide for a chunk of the season. Alexis Sanchez wan...

May 22 2017

Watch NHL Round 2 Game 6 Online, Team News

The Penguins, meanwhile, took only 17 shots and allowed the Capitals to control possession. For the first time , however, the Capitals were able to rattle Penguins goa...

May 22 2017

Scotland retain London 7s title as England finish second in series

It took a bit of magic from Norton - who overtook Fijian sevens great Waisale Serevi on the overall points scoring list - with a try after the final hooter to see Englan...

May 22 2017

Ivanka Trump praises Saudi Arabia's progress on women's rights

The US and Saudi Arabia, along with a number of their regional allies, stand accused of providing weapons and financial backing to various militant groups wreaking havoc ...

May 22 2017

President Trump delivers Middle East speech

Though during the campaign Trump repeatedly stressed the need to say the words "radical Islamic terrorism", that phrase is not included in the draft. "If you choose the p...

May 22 2017

Saudi king slams Iran as 'spearhead of global terrorism'

White House Senior Advisor Stephen Miller, who is reportedly the speech writer for US President Donald Trump's address to the Arabic Islamic American Summit. Tillerson sa...

May 22 2017

Melania Trump visits a women's business center, school in Saudi Arabia

US and Saudi Arabian companies signed business deals worth tens of billions of dollars on Saturday during a visit by US President Donald Trump, as Riyadh seeks help to de...

May 22 2017

No Trump-Nawaz meeting scheduled in KSA: US embassy

Saudi Arabia denies providing any support for the 19 hijackers - most of whom were Saudi citizens - who killed almost 3,000 people in 2001. The speech comes at the end ...

May 22 2017

PM leaves for Saudi Arabia to attend US-Arab-Islamic Summit

Much of the Softbank Vision Fund's money is likely to be invested in the United States, helping Riyadh obtain access to technology that it could use to diversify its econ...

May 22 2017

Anti-terror fight 'not a battle between different faiths'

President Trump was once a fierce critic of Hillary Clinton and President Obama for declining to wage war on "radical Islamic terrorism". Trump and the GCC leaders watc...

May 22 2017

Toronto CF Kevin Pillar apologizes for using anti-gay slur

In a Wednesday tweet , Pillar said he is "completely and utterly embarrassed" by his actions. Pillar's apparent use of the slur on Wednesday was in response to a quick...

May 22 2017

If I Fight Again, 90% Chance It's With McGregor

White has said the fight could generate a payday of $100 million for Mayweather and $75 million for McGregor. Yes, Conor McGregor and the UFC reached a deal this week...

May 22 2017

McGregor signs deal for Mayweather fight

McGregor previous year obtained a boxing licence granted by the California State Athletic Commission, which would allow him to box in the USA state as part of his pursu...

May 22 2017

Floyd Mayweather vs Conor McGregor

Following the news that Conor McGregor has come to terms with the UFC, for a fight with Floyd Mayweather Jr. Conor McGregor is professional and so am I. "The only thi...

May 22 2017

Floyd Mayweather vs Conor McGregor

Following the news that Conor McGregor has come to terms with the UFC, for a fight with Floyd Mayweather Jr. Conor McGregor is professional and so am I. "The only thi...

May 22 2017

Floyd Mayweather opens up about fighting Conor McGregor

Dee can be seen pushing a stroller carrying Conor Jnr who was born just two weeks ago. White said that McGregor has agreed to step in the ring with the undefeated May...

May 22 2017

If I Fight Again, 90% Chance It's With McGregor

White has said the fight could generate a payday of $100 million for Mayweather and $75 million for McGregor. Yes, Conor McGregor and the UFC reached a deal this week...

May 22 2017

UFC: McGregor warned super fight could get 'embarrassing'

CEO of Mayweather Promotions, Leonard Ellerbe was skeptical of the chances for a fight between the two superstars even after McGregor got his California boxing license....

May 22 2017

Celtics' Isaiah Thomas out for rest of playoffs with hip injury

They compiled a 26-point lead in the first half and expanding it to 28 in the third quarter before the Celtics cut it down to 17 at the end of the quarter. Thomas tried t...