Stories about Sport

May 29 2017

Michael Keane 'to complete £24m Manchester United return within two weeks'

And Mourinho, in Monte Carlo to watch the Monaco Grand Prix, says from now on it is down to Woodward to make sure United have a squad capable of winning the Premier Leag...

May 29 2017

Gustafsson mauls Teixeira with fifth round KO

Cormier for the light heavyweight title in October 2015. He was able to pick apart the veteran Brazilian over five rounds before finally securing the stoppage. As Teixei...

May 29 2017

LeBron: Jordan chase is about motivation, not greatness

The defending National Basketball Association champions, who shot 71 percent in the second half to open a 3-1 lead in the series, can wrap up their third straight confe...

May 29 2017

Cavs remain humble with chance to closeout Celtics in Game 5

You know the old Dolphins traditionally raise a glass of champagne every time another unbeaten team finally gets defeated deep into the season. The last time the C...

May 29 2017

Isaiah Thomas Addresses Hip Injury After Celtics' Playoff Elimination

The Warriors going undefeated the first three rounds, with coach Steve Kerr debilitated with a spinal condition, shows not only the collective talent Kerr oversees, but t...

May 29 2017

No surprise: It's Cavs-Warriors in the NBA Finals yet again

That includes the last two playoff games against the Warriors . Past year in the Finals, LeBron was able to freelance much more, playing off Draymond Green and then on...

May 29 2017

Homer Simpson enters Baseball Hall of Fame

And on Saturday morning, just over 25 years after it first aired, " Homer at the Bat " and Homer himself got the recognition they deserve: enshrinement in the National B...

May 29 2017

LaMelo Ball's Game is Getting Roasted After 'Highlight' Tape Emerges

Known loudmouth LaVar Ball got his comeuppance by the city of Compton, Calif., on Saturday- and National Basketball Association star James Harden was there to see the...

May 29 2017

Lester pitches 4-hitter as Cubs beat Cueto, Giants 4-1

It marked the fastest game played all season lasting 2 hours and 5 minutes. He struck out eight in six innings. He didn't issue a walk. "They took advantage of the wind...

May 29 2017

Chelsea forward Costa: I'll only join Atletico

Costa said: "I will only leave Chelsea for Atletico". Conte also risked ridicule when he claimed that Victor Moses might have been "tired" when he was sent off for di...

May 29 2017

Cavaliers manhandle Celtics, earn date with Warriors in NBA Finals

The Celtics' win came despite the absence of injured star player Isaiah Thomas , who is out for the remainder of the season. The three-time National Basketball Associa...

May 29 2017

French Open results 2017: Top seed Angelique Kerber upset in 1st round

Neither of them will trouble the match schedulers again during the tournament. She has played just one match since Miami, an opening-round loss in Stuttgart, due to a foo...

May 29 2017

Warriors strongly favored in Las Vegas over Cavs for NBA Finals

LeBron James says his chase of Michael Jordan's accomplishments is simply personal motivation. "But I'm proud of our guys". Just don't try to tell them that. With Dur...

May 29 2017

Billy Horschel wins AT&T Byron Nelson on first playoff hole

But he acknowledged that collecting a trophy because of Day's playoff blunder, rather than his own birdie, "was not the way I wanted to win". "It's a little disappointi...

May 29 2017

NBA, NHL finals will feature defending champions

Game 1 of the NBA Finals is scheduled for next Friday (AUS time), June 1st. Jordan averaged above 35 points per game in the Playoffs in five different seasons, and...

May 29 2017

Alonso: I will be happy with Indy 500 result regardless

Fernando Alonso's excitement about his rookie Indy 500 appearance has endeared him to North American racing fans, according to circuit chairman Doug Boles. And that's tw...

May 29 2017

Ferrari F1 drivers Raikkonen, Vettel free to race in Monaco

It was also the 29-year-old German's second Monaco triumph, his third win this year and the 45th of his career, lifting him 25 points clear of Mercedes' Hamilton in...

May 29 2017

Kvitova makes winning return at Roland Garros

Petra Kvitova has made a winning return to tennis as she became the first player to reach the second round of the French Open . Member of her team wore T-shirts of "C...

May 29 2017

Finnish Raikkonen takes pole position for Monaco GP

The Red Bull pair of Max Verstappen and Daniel Ricciardo were fourth and fifth respectively, as Carlos Sainz , Sergio Perez, Romain Grosjean , Jenson Button and...

May 29 2017

Predators pounce on Ducks, take 3-2 series lead

After last night's 3-1 victory over the Anaheim Ducks , the Nashville Predators are one win away from their first Stanley Cup Finals appearance. The Stanley Cup...