Stories about Sport

Jun 25 2017

Russian fan leader banned from opening Confederations Cup match

He confirmed the quality of its work Cherchesov in the first round of the Confederations Cup. "Fans [must] understand that they will be jeopardising the game by refusin...

Jun 25 2017

Messi to swap suspended jail term for fine

Messi is also the only LaLiga player to reach 40 goals in each of his last eight seasons in all competitions, firmly staking his claim as the greatest of all time. "That...

Jun 25 2017

Transfer Focus: Barcelona star considering offer from Arsenal this summer

Hector Bellerin, who is being heavily linked with a return to Barcelona, also took part in the photo shoot, but Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain, who has yet to commit his future ...

Jun 25 2017

Devils on the clock with No. 1 pick in NHL draft

Brannstrom was a terror in global tournaments, Suzuki was one of the top goal-scorers in the OHL (and the best possession forward in the whole draft) and Glass was one o...

Jun 25 2017

Chelsea urged to complete signing of 22-year-old France star

As reported by Lewis , the Spain global told reporters Conte had informed him he was no longer part of his plans, drastically reducing the Blues' negotiating power...

Jun 25 2017

Mourinho accused of 3.3mn euro tax fraud in Spain

Mourinho guided Real Madrid to the 2011/12 LaLiga title, returning to manage Chelsea after leaving the Bernabeu in June 2013 before taking over as Manchester United...

Jun 25 2017

Kvitova, Barty into Birmingham semis

After that awful accident in her apartment back in December, when the attacker injured her hand, this is a great result for Petra, who reached her 27th WTA final, and a g...

Jun 25 2017

Confederations Cup 2017 Preview: German starlets take on gritty Chile

Chile almost doubled their lead when Eduardo Vargas pulled the trigger from distance around 20 minutes in - his shot beat ter Stegen but rattled the crossbar and staye...

Jun 25 2017

Confed Cup hosts Russia face decisive match against Mexico

Portugal also advanced from Group A after beating last-place New Zealand 4-0 in St. Petersburg. Captain Cristiano Ronaldo was man of the match against the Mexicans...

Jun 25 2017

Sacramento Kings select Justin Jackson with No. 15 pick in NBA Draft

Teams are still swinging deals, but the Kings now have three picks in the draft , including two within the first ten selections. Dysfunction and ineptitude have de...

Jun 25 2017

Astros' Springer suffers hand injury, leaves game

A's catcher Bruce Maxwell , called up from Triple-A Nashville earlier in the day, was 3 for 4 with a double. "So, it is fun". Jake Marisnick clocked a three-run home...

Jun 25 2017

Jaipur Traffic Police clarify to Jasprit Bumrah for overstepping

While we are sure that the bowler knows the cost of the mistake, we can not help but sympathise with Bumrah on this issue. In response, Jaipur Traffic Police have n...

Jun 25 2017

McGregor will fight Mayweather this August

The UFC stripped McGregor of his featherweight belt shortly after that fight when he announced he would be taking some time off after he and long-time partner Dee Devli...

Jun 25 2017

Champions Trophy 2017: India thrash South Africa to reach semi-final

He kept his skipper company as they two took India across the line, with Yuvi finishing the game with a trademark six with 12 overs to spare. Virat Kohli won the to...

Jun 25 2017

Portugal weighs resting Ronaldo for New Zealand game

It was suggested to Cherchesov that Russia's difficulty in securing results in key fixtures over recent years could once more haunt them when they meet Mexico , es...

Jun 25 2017

Vargas earns 11th win as Royals top Blue Jays 3-2

If that isn't sickening enough, the 5-4 loss to the Royals on Friday night at Kauffman Stadium completely ruined a stellar effort from Toronto starter J.A. As a seventh-r...

Jun 25 2017

Portugal and Mexico advance, hosts Russian Federation bow out — FIFA Confederations Cup

Portugal's forward Cristiano Ronaldo kicks the ball during the 2017 Confederations Cup group A football match between New Zealand and Portugal at the Saint Peter...

Jun 25 2017

Tapwrit rallies to win Belmont Stakes

Ridden by Jose Ortiz , Tapwrit ran 1 1/2 miles in 2:30.02 on his home track. While Always Dreaming sat out the Belmont, Tapwrit and Patch , who finished sixth a...

Jun 25 2017

Shuttler Srikanth in Australia Open semis; Sindhu, Saina crash out

Srikanth has taken the current world champion to three games only once (at the Hong Kong Open in November 2014), and has capitulated in straight games on four occasions, ...

Jun 25 2017

Stage set for wide open run at US Open title

Casey also had a triple bogey on No. 14 in the second round, but he finished with a 1-under 71 and a share of the 36-hole lead. A rattled Casey immediately added anothe...