Stories about Sport

Apr 23 2017

Tiger Woods to design new golf course in southwest Missouri

TGR Design company is also designing a par-3 short course at Big Cedar Lodge for beginners and kids. "My favorite golf in the world is played on the ground", he said ...

Apr 23 2017

Celtics claim top seed in the Eastern Conference

The Bucks were already locked into the sixth seed and a first-round matchup with Toronto, allowing them to rest Antetokounmpo, Tony Snell and Matthew Dellavedova . The...

Apr 23 2017

Nick Kyrgios guides Australia past United States in Davis Cup

Sock, who has played 5hr 34min of tennis in two days, is scheduled to play Kyrgios first-up, with John Isner to take on Thompson in the fifth and final match. "At the end...

Apr 23 2017

Duke's Grayson Allen returning for senior season

Allen averaged 14.5 points per game last season on a loaded Duke squad that won the ACC tournament before falling in the second round of the NCAA tournament to SC. I'm co...

Apr 23 2017

Westbrook heroics not enough for Thunder

Houston scored the next six points, but Oklahoma City answered with seven points in a row after that, with five from Westbrook, to extend the lead to 86-74 with about t...

Apr 23 2017

Butler serves up late Bulls run to shock Celtics

No funeral date is set, and Stevens says the Celtics organization hopes to attend. "They're still working on that as a family". Or you could look at the rebound dispari...

Apr 23 2017

Lyon's Europa League hopes hit by injury to Lacazette

After 12 successful penalties, Lopes saved from Dusko Tosic, only for Christophe Jallet to blaze over. Besiktas fans also broke through segregation and fought with home...

Apr 23 2017

Murray loses to Ramos-Vinolas at Monte Carlo Masters

Murray had returned from a month out with an elbow injury to launch his clay court season with a gruelling 7-5, 7-5 defeat of Gilles Muller in Wednesday's second round...

Apr 23 2017

Marco Silva claims his Hull players can handle 'big pressure'

Hull secured their fourth straight home win and extended their unbeaten Premier League run at the KCOM Stadium to seven matches. He said: "I don't really want to tal...

Apr 23 2017

Europa League Draw: Man United to face Celta da Vigo

Notable names from their squad include former Liverpool legend Iago Aspas , taker of the greatest corner of all time, and former Manchester City youth player John Guide...

Apr 23 2017

Bill O'Brien, Texans Love 'Cannon-Armed' Patrick Mahomes

Interestingly USA Today's Tom Pelissero has heard that Texans coach Bill O'Brien really likes what he has seen in Mahomes. Even after advancing to the playoffs last...

Apr 23 2017

Facing Spurs Is Chelsea's Toughest Fixture Says Nemanja Matic

Yes, they have improved drastically over the last few years and a lot of that is down to the stern leadership of expert tactician and manager, Mauricio Pochettino. Hazard...

Apr 23 2017

IPL: Sunrisers Hyderabad look to continue winning run vs Rising Pune Supergiant

Reigning champions Hyderabad, on the other hand, have been pretty consistent with four wins out of six matches to be placed at the third position. Dhoni reached his mai...

Apr 23 2017

Habs look to regroup after 2-1 loss in Game 4

But forward Paul Byron , who was second on Montreal with 22 goals in the regular season, had one shot on goal in 30 shifts in Game 5 and zero in 20 shifts in Game 4 . Bu...

Apr 23 2017

Bundy sharp on mound as Orioles beat Red Sox 2-0

Mitch Moreland leads Boston with 21 hits and eight RBI while Andrew Benintendi and Mookie Betts have combined for 38 hits and 18 RBI. The Orioles shortstop then slid o...

Apr 22 2017

Real Madrid Reject €50m Liverpool Bid For Marco Asensio

Marco Asensio has blossomed into a very useful player for Zinedine Zidane. Both Cadena COPE and AS run the report (translated here by the Independent ), suggesting ...

Apr 22 2017

Brighton seal Premier League promotion for first time in their history

Brighton are the first Championship side to win a place in the top flight as Championship Player of the Season Anthony Knockaert helped inspire a nervy 2-1 win against W...

Apr 22 2017

Olympic athlete Germaine Mason killed in crash in Jamaica

And Jamaica prime minister Andrew Holmes Tweeted out his sincerities: "Our honest condolences to the entire sporting fraternity". Mason, 34, has a five year-old son...

Apr 22 2017

Packers to open 2017 season at home against Seattle

Seattle also has something of a mini-bye late in the year with a Thursday night game against Arizona on November 9 and a home game against the Falcons on November 20. For...

Apr 22 2017

Sabres clean house by firing GM Murray and coach Bylsma

The Buffalo Sabres finished last in the Atlantic Division this season, compiling a record of 33-37-12. Both had three years left on their respective contracts. Murray bec...