Stories about Sport

Jun 23 2017

Ronaldo header gives Portugal 1-0 win over hosts Russia

Cristiano Ronaldo heads the ball beyond Igor Akinfeev to score Portugal's winning goal after just eight minutes. "They didn't have many (chances) but they were cli...

Jun 23 2017

Rafael Nadal outclasses Stan Wawrinka to win 10th French Open title

This makes him the first Tennis player in this era to win 10 Grand Slam tournaments. "I'm a little emotional", Nadal said before his tearful uncle Toni, his career-...

Jun 23 2017

Ronaldo heads Portugal to 1-0 win over Russia at Confed Cup

Portugal were held to a 2-2 draw by Mexico in their opening Group A game at the Confederations Cup , with Hector Moreno grabbing a late equaliser after Cedric Soares a...

Jun 23 2017

Vegas holds all the cards with NHL expansion draft list out

McPhee said there are daily discussions on preparing for Chicago this weekend. McPhee said Sunday. "It certainly changed today; it's a different phase". The unprotecte...

Jun 23 2017

Host Russia meets Portugal today

Russian Federation will be a very tough team to beat today, as they are very close to qualifying from Group A, after they beat New Zealand in their opening match. "We a...

Jun 23 2017

Spurs Offering LaMarcus Aldridge for Top-10 Pick

San Antonio is reportedly trying to trade the star forward. Former All-Star forward David, 34, is expected to opt out of a deal that would bring him $1.6 million next ...

Jun 23 2017

Draft is next up during NBA's dizzying days of deals

Josh Jackson believes he'll be the third or fourth pick in tomorrow's NBA Draft. To jumpstart the 2017 NBA Draft season, the first overall pick has already been tr...

Jun 23 2017

FBI Concludes GOP Baseball Practice Shooter Had No Ties To Terrorism

House was specifically targeted but confirmed shooter James "Tom" Hodgkinson , of IL, had espoused "anti-Republican views" on social media and had been through a series ...

Jun 23 2017

FIFA warns Mexico over 'insulting' chants at Confederations Cup in Russia

The 2017 FIFA Confederations Cup Group A match between New Zealand and Portugal will be played at Saint Petersburg Stadium and kicks off at 17:00 CEST on Saturday...

Jun 23 2017

Mexico come from behind to beat New Zealand 2-1

Mexico face New Zealand on Wednesday in Sochi in their second Confederations Cup match. There still were some nervous moments in the second half, including New Zeala...

Jun 23 2017

Top ranking and French final in touching distance for Pliskova

However, with the final now set, Halep can turn her attention to Ostapenko, claiming the No. 1 seed and her first Grand Slam. Ostapenko, who hails from Latvia, is the f...

Jun 23 2017

3 share lead after 2 rounds at St Jude Classic

Berger is the fourth back-to-back victor at St. Jude and the first since David Toms did it in 2003 and '04. "I haven't played real well in a couple years, and I've be...

Jun 23 2017

Cristiano Ronaldo to testify in tax fraud case July 31

CCH Daily has contacted Mourinho's representatives for comment. Atletico Madrid striker Radamel Falcao and Real Madrid defender Fabio Coentrao , who have also b...

Jun 23 2017

Mexico recovers to beat NZ 2-1 in fiery Confed Cup game

Yesterday's match was marred by a number of ugly incidents including a brawl near the end of the match as New Zealand were pressing for an equaliser. Only goalkeep...

Jun 23 2017

Ronaldo summoned for hearing as Mourinho also accused of tax fraud

Meawnhile, Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho has been accused of evading 3.3 million euro ($3.7 million) in tax at Real Madrid . There is a feeling at the cl...

Jun 23 2017

Mourinho accused of tax fraud during Real Madrid stint

A two-time La Liga victor, his 285 goals in 265 league appearances mean he is second only to Barcelona's Lionel Messi in that competition. The Manchester Unite...

Jun 23 2017

Prediction: Cameroon vs Australia

Broos says it's "really unpleasant" to eat so late and disrupt players' schedules. The first of the two assignments appears on paper to be an more manageable prospect, ...

Jun 23 2017

Islanders Trade Strome To Edmonton For Eberle

He scored 20 goals and added 31 assists, playing 82 games with Edmonton last season. Eberle, 27, has played in Edmonton since being drafted by the Oilers in the first rou...

Jun 23 2017

Workers exploited at Russia's 2018 World Cup venues, Human Rights Watch says

With the Confederations Cup beginning in the country this week, a year before the start of the World Cup , Russia is in the spotlight, particularly for its treatment...

Jun 22 2017

WR Keyshawn Johnson Jr. leaves Huskers, may return in 2018

When reached, Keyshawn Johnson Sr . said he was involved with the decision along with head coach Mike Riley and fully supportive of both his son, Riley and the Nebras...