Stories about Sport

May 30 2017

Raikkonen left frustrated as Vettel's strategy pays off

What is of concern for Hamilton and Mercedes is that he has experienced similar problems twice this season and on both occasions neither affected his team-mate Valtt...

May 30 2017

Rare Team USA loss in America's Cup race

Sweden were pushing hard on the first beat to windward, a bad tack from the kiwis proving costly and allowing Artemis to cross just behind the kiwis. "We were just turni...

May 30 2017

Chelsea want Inter Milan winger despite Man United opening bid

The France global has failed to impress under Jose Mourinho this season. Chelsea were then understood to be keen to hijack United's proposed deal with the Daily Ma...

May 30 2017

Cavs' Kevin Love: We're defending champs, not Finals underdogs

In 2015, the Warriors sealed their championship win in the sixth game of the seven-game series , beating the Cavs 105-97 in the final game. "The whole underdog thing...

May 30 2017

FRENCH OPEN '17: From Agassi-Nole to US teen, what to watch

The No. 13 seed struggled to hold back the tears after clinching the victory on the second of her three match points. Record nine-time victor Rafael Nadal and title-h...

May 30 2017

Monster mash: LeBron James undaunted by beastly Warriors

They have only one National Basketball Association championship (2015) to show for it. "I mean, it's up there", James said Sunday. And then, nearly as if he was try...

May 30 2017

Ernesto Valverde named as new Barcelona manager

There are many reasons why we chose him. "He's very happy very excited, he has the ability, experience and knowledge for the job". He has a special style and a philopso...

May 30 2017

Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger's future to be decided on Tuesday

The moment Santi Cazorla was ruled out for the rest of the season, Wenger's tactics should have changed. Meanwhile, Chelsea manager Antonio Conte has admitted that ...

May 30 2017

Draymond Green not bored by another Cavs-Dubs Finals matchup

I think we will use it as fuel, we will use it as motivation, but the idea of playing into it? "I think there are some really good, young basketball teams who have some r...

May 30 2017

Warriors headed to Finals, but Steve Kerr is still 'day by day'

The Warriors led by as many as 22 points in cruising to their third consecutive Finals appearance - they are seeking their second league title in three years. "I don't ca...

May 30 2017

Ferrari ends long wait for victory at Monaco GP

Vettel moved 25 points clear of Hamilton in the championship race after he recorded his third win of the season, while the British driver finished seventh in Monte ...

May 30 2017

Took risk of coming back to Chelsea, says Luiz

The Brazilian surprised many when he returned to Stamford Bridge in August past year to kick off a second spell at the club, leaving Ligue 1 giants Paris Saint-Germain ...

May 30 2017

Champions Trophy: India arrive in UK, Kiwi to pose 1st hurdle

Kane Williamson knows what it is like to be part of a thrilling one-day series in England , but the New Zealand captain hopes there will be a better result for his tea...

May 29 2017

Phil Jones: 'Europa League final defining moment for Manchester United'

At the end of a season in which Jose Mourinho's United have won the EFL Cup and come sixth in the Premier League , Wednesday's match is being billed as make-or-break...

May 29 2017

Perotti rescues Roma on Totti's farewell party

Totti , 40, made an emotional final appearance for the Serie A giants on Sunday, coming off the bench in a dramatic 3-2 win over Genoa. After the game, Totti read a let...

May 29 2017

Takuma Sato captures Indianapolis 500

Ed Jones finished in third place, while Max Chilton was fourth and Tony Kanaan finished fifth. His win expunged the bitter memory of 2012, when his last-lap bid to...

May 29 2017

LeBron James Tops NBA's All-Time Playoff Scoring List, Cavs Beat Celtics

Durant's decision to leave the Thunder for Golden State as a free agent last summer meant the Warriors went from mere overwhelming favorites to win the West again ...

May 29 2017

Hazard jokes about his new contract and Romelu Lukaku

I speak a bit of German and I am getting better every day. In the world I'm not alone - they have some good, good players. That's why they are at the top for the last 10 ...

May 29 2017

LeBron undaunted by challenge of facing Warriors in Finals

According to NBA.com , Golden State's 16.8 net rating is the highest among the 16 playoff teams. The Warriors, who beat Cleveland for the crown in 2015, swept the San...

May 29 2017

Strategy, teamwork help Hamilton win Spanish GP over Vettel

Third placed driver in this competition was Daniel Ricciardo, from Red Bull. Hamilton , with 98 points, has now closed the gap on Vettel (104 points) to just six poi...