Stories about Sport

Jun 12 2017

England's Woakes out of Champions Trophy

As Bangladesh cruised passed their total of 86 formulated during their last warm-up match against India earlier in the week, England captain Eoin Morgan called on...

Jun 12 2017

Warriors' Green stays in Game 4 after technical foul fiasco

But here's what happened. The wildly combative and fiery game had 51 personal fouls, seven technical fouls, one flagrant foul and a number of dust-ups. The NBA rele...

Jun 12 2017

England defeats Venezuela to win U20 World Cup

Everton youngster Dominic Calvert-Lewin scored the all important goal with his strike in the first half proving the decisive victor. Everton's Dominic Calvert-Lewin ...

Jun 11 2017

Artemis Racing reaches America's Cup challenger finals

However, the focal point of discussion back on the dock after an exciting day of close racing in trying, flat water conditions was Outteridges dramatic and unscheduled sw...

Jun 11 2017

Penguins take two-game lead over Predators in Stanley Cup Final

Conor Sheary had an assist on the play . They dominated the contest in terms of shots on goal (26-12) and total shot attempts (46-28). "I think our players have so mu...

Jun 11 2017

ICC Champions Trophy 2017 Preview: Sri Lanka vs South Africa

Amla's 103, his 25th one-day worldwide ton, helped the Proteas to what initially seemed a modest 299 for six from their 50 overs on a flat track at The Oval . It was le...

Jun 11 2017

Cubs' Addison Russell denies allegations of domestic abuse

Both posts have since been deleted. The 23-year-old shortstop issued a statement Thursday in which he denied having abused his wife, Melisa . Major League Baseball ...

Jun 11 2017

Andy Murray beats Kei Nishikori to set up semis clash with Wawrinka

Murray, who was runner-up to Novak Djokovic at Roland Garros previous year, will meet 2015 champion Stan Wawrinka for a spot in Sunday's final. When Murray beat W...

Jun 11 2017

After postponement, Nadal, Djokovic try to set semi in Paris

After a delay of the best part of three hours, the teenager closed out the set on her serve to level. Two rain delays - totalling nearly four hours - disrupted the day'...

Jun 11 2017

French Open semifinals: Halep-Pliskova, Bacsinszky-Ostapenko

In a odd twist, both Ostapenko (20) and Bacsinszky (28) will celebrate their birthday when they meet on Thursday for a spot in the final. Ostapenko powered her way ...

Jun 11 2017

Manchester United to Pay £64m for Alvaro Morata

It has been a hard season for the England defender, his resilience questioned publicly by the Manchester United manager on two occasions, but he believes he has answe...

Jun 11 2017

New York Yankees vs. Baltimore Orioles: Jordan Montgomery vs. Dylan Bundy

Now, with the Yankees having the hold field advantage for this weekend series, they head into the matchup as Major League Baseball betting favorites at -170 to win the se...

Jun 11 2017

Real Madrid win Champions League Final 4-1 in Cardiff

As well as winning back-to-back Champions Leagues , Madrid also beat Barcelona to La Liga two weeks ago to complete a first league and European Cup double for 59 yea...

Jun 11 2017

(Neb)-Rockies Hold On Beat Cubs 5-3 For 6th Straight Win

The Cubs , who have been busy renovating Wrigley Field , have implemented a slew of new security measures at the Friendly Confines, and while the city says that those m...

Jun 11 2017

Champions Trophy: England puts Australia to bat under grey sky

Stokes and Morgan put on 159 for the fourth wicket and the most striking part of that stand was the controlled play of the Durham all-rounder. Even in the field today at...

Jun 11 2017

Google marks ICC Champions Trophy with its addictive doodle

Asked if head-to-head records count during high-tension encounters, such as those against Pakistan , the Baroda all-rounder said: "Such advantages or disadvantages get a...

Jun 11 2017

Man City star Gabriel Jesus learns extent of eye injury

The 20-year-old had to be stretchered off after the clash with the fiery Argentine defender in which a wayward elbow caught the striker as the two competed in an aerial d...

Jun 11 2017

Morgan sees South Africa rout as timely lesson for England

His aggressive approach is one that has served him well in all formats, as he showed with a blistering 258 from 198 balls against South Africa at Cape Town in a Test m...

Jun 11 2017

United target Morata and release Ibrahimovic

Jose Mourinho's hunt for a ideal Manchester United No 9 is likely to be continued as the newly crowned European champions Real Madrid have reportedly rejected the...

Jun 11 2017

Argentina beats Brazil 1-0 in friendly before 95000 fans

It might have been world No.1 v world No.2, but where Brazil are already qualified for Russian Federation in 2018, Argentina are 11 points behind them and face a mass...