Stories about Sport

Jun 19 2017

Champions Trophy final: India to field first against Pakistan

Then Amir blew away India's top order, knocking over Rohit Sharma , Virat Kohli and Shikhar Dhawan in a five-over spell of three for 16. They were eventually dis...

Jun 19 2017

GOP, Dem governors call for changes in House health bill

Sen. (R-Utah) is another potential conservative "no" vote. Marco Rubio, R-Fla. confer on Capitol Hill in Washington, Tuesday, June 13, 2017, as Attorney General Jeff Sess...

Jun 19 2017

India bowl against Pakistan in Champions Trophy final

Fakhar targeted spinners Ravichandran Ashwin (0-70) and Ravindra Jadeja (0-67), hitting three huge sixes and a further 12 boundaries on a flat pitch before falling to...

Jun 19 2017

Carnage at US Open as world's top three sent packing

Holmes and Jamie Lovemark. Paul Casey (-7 ) - After falling all the way down to 2 under for the tournament, Casey birdied five straight holes to fight his way towards ...

Jun 19 2017

Eric Decker reportedly agrees to one-year deal with the Titans

Decker played just three games for the Jets a year ago after requiring shoulder and hip surgeries. Decker had 163 catches for 2,183 yards and 19 touchdowns in three sea...

Jun 19 2017

Trump confirms he's under investigation for firing former FBI Director James Comey

A special counsel is probing the 2016 presidential election and whether there were any contacts between Russians and the Trump campaign. If Rosenstein were to recuse...

Jun 19 2017

England ODI captain Eoin Morgan: 'We failed to adapt, Pakistan were better'

Bairstow's luck ran out when a misjudged pull off Hasan's third ball sailed gently to Hafeez at deep square leg. Root fell when well set after an edged cut off leg-spinne...

Jun 19 2017

Defending champion Johnson off-target at US Open

If he can pull off the win at Erin Mills on Father's Day, the feel-good columns will pretty much write themselves. Top 10 lock - Jason Day : He has four top 10s in t...

Jun 19 2017

Nadal, Djokovic can set up French Open semifinal showdown

Third seed and 2015 champion Stan Wawrinka made the last eight defeating Gael Monfils 7-5, 7-6 (7), 6-2. Murray's clash with Wawrinka is a repeat of the 2016 semi...

Jun 19 2017

India will learn from final loss: Kohli

Leading the batting for the young Pakistan side - which had fallen easily to India by 124 runs in a group stage match on June 6 - was 27-year-old Fakhar Zaman who...

Jun 19 2017

Kite looks back on windy final round at Pebble

There are three other risky names on the board, though they have a lot of catching up to do and several players to leapfrog. The 2015 U.S. Open champion was unable to r...

Jun 19 2017

Fowler back in the thick of it at US Open

Open at Oakmont near Pittsburgh, which remains the standard even after Saturday because it came in a fourth round for a win on a far more torturous course on which only...

Jun 19 2017

Sublime Fakhar leads Pakistan to 338-4 in final

Pakistan's Mohammad Amir during the nets at The Oval in London , June 17, 2017. Earlier in first innings, Fakhar Zaman's maiden one-day worldwide hundred was the ...

Jun 19 2017

Portugal goal against Mexico annulled after video review

St. Petersburg, June 18 (IANS): Hosts Russia defeated New Zealand 2-0 in the Group A opening match of the 2017 FIFA Confederations Cup football tournament here on ...

Jun 19 2017

IND vs PAK: Rains to spare Champions Trophy final

The left-hander, who was not tried in the pool game against India , has scores of 31, 50 and 57 at a strike-rate above 117. But their middle-order has rarely been test...

Jun 19 2017

DeGrom Homers, Dominates On Mound As Mets Stop Nationals

Joc Pederson hit a solo homer and Chris Taylor supplied an RBI double in the Dodgers' seventh win in eight games. NY then scored its third run when Michael Conforto's ...

Jun 19 2017

Captain Sarfraz proud of Pakistan young guns

Pakistan's bowlers must be given their dues, having reacted to Mohammad Amir's late withdrawal because of back spasms with a performance of nous and skill. If we had put...

Jun 19 2017

Harman leads through 54 holes at US Open

Harman, 30, joined the PGA Tour in 2012 and has won two tournaments, including the Wells Fargo Championship earlier this year. Those are words rarely uttered at a U...

Jun 19 2017

Justin Thomas shoots 63, trails Brian Harman by 1 at US Open

England's Paul Casey and Tommy Fleetwood shared the lead on seven under par alongside American duo Brooks Koepka and Brian Harman , the first four-way tie after 3...

Jun 19 2017

Pacers exploring options on trade for Paul George

The best-case scenario for IN is getting something from the Lakers , who want to make sure they get George instead of waiting for free agency. For the Lakers , the re...