Stories about Sport

Jul 13 2017

Novak Djokovic eases into Wimbledon quarter-finals

Garbine Muguruza eliminated Angelique Kerber from the Wimbledon tournament, a result that means the German will lose her No. 1 ranking. Rybarikova also beat third-se...

Jul 13 2017

Former coach Houston Nutt sues Ole Miss, alleging 'smear campaign'

It alleges that coach Hugh Freeze and other school officials created a "false narrative" in an effort to place the primary blame on Nutt for the NCAA investigation. "We w...

Jul 13 2017

Djokovic, Federer eye semi-final berths of Wimbledon 2017

Raonic, whose powerful serve was not easy to deal with, was at his best during the third set, when Federer's first serve percentage had slipped to 68. He said his elb...

Jul 13 2017

Milan, l'agente di Biglia a Milano

Altro acquisto in vista per il Milan , autentico protagonista di questa sessione di calciomercato . Oltre ai vari Clasie, de Roon e Arslan , in queste ore sta prendend...

Jul 13 2017

Wimbledon: Novak Djokovic advances past Adrian Mannarino to reach quarterfinals

Djokovic-Mannarino was to follow the Rafael Nadal-Gilles Muller epic, but when that match ran long, Wimbledon had the option as early as 7pm to move Djokovic to an empt...

Jul 13 2017

Redskins ranked 11th most valuable sports team by Forbes

The Yankees , valued at $3.7 billion, are second on the list, up from fourth past year. In the annual team valuation rankings released Wednesday by Forbes , the Jagu...

Jul 13 2017

Peyton Manning explains why he played golf with President Trump

Manning has played golf with a president before and told Kimmel party affiliation and policies wouldn't matter. He went on to describe the day as a "fantastic experienc...

Jul 13 2017

BCCI to name new India coach after discussion with Virat Kohli

Virender Sehwag , whose interview nearly went for two hours, on being asked about his chances of being appointed as India's head coach, he said: "You will get to know soo...

Jul 13 2017

Michael Carrick replaces Wayne Rooney as Manchester United captain

Wayne Rooney recently joined Everton from Manchester United. Zlatan Ibrahimovic provided a talismanic figure throughout the last campaign but having departed Old Tra...

Jul 13 2017

Cavaliers sign Turkish forward Cedi Osman to three-year deal

The 31 overall pick in 2015 acquired by the Cavs from the Minnesota Timberwolves on draft night, Osman has played for Anadolu Efes Istanbul of the Euroleague for th...

Jul 13 2017

Jose Mourinho 'rejected Alexandre Lacazette deal'

Lukaku said Pogba played a big role in convincing him to join United. "I thought Lukaku was a banker to go to Chelsea , however, as he said it's hard to turn Manchest...

Jul 13 2017

Why DeAngelo Williams refuses to play for the Cowboys

However, he has spent the last two seasons as a member of the Pittsburgh Steelers, which immediately followed his nine-year stint in Carolina. During that appearance, W...

Jul 13 2017

National Basketball Association trade deadline will be before All-Star Break, report says

Out of timeout plays and saving timeouts in order to advance the ball late will become even more important as teams search for any edge they can get to pull off a victory...

Jul 12 2017

Milos Raonic the latest victim of Roger Federer's renaissance

LONDON-Father Time remains undefeated in every sport but he's having a devil of a match against 35-year-old Roger Federer . Querrey had only ever once before reached the...

Jul 12 2017

Next Armenia, Azerbaijan Foreign Ministers' Meeting to Be Held in September

Discussions were held on the prospects of advancing the Artsakh negotiating process. Armenian foreign minister Edward Nalbandian has stressed the importance of stabil...

Jul 12 2017

New York Knicks: 5 potential Carmelo Anthony trades

The fact that there may be a four-team trade is a sign of just how eager the two sides are to get a trade done. It's no secret that the relationship between the Knicks ...

Jul 12 2017

Chelsea gets chance to sign Aubameyang for £70m

With Chelsea desperate for a striker, Morata was deemed fit for a move to Stamford Bridge as a replacement for fellow Spanish global Diego Costa, who was asked to depar...

Jul 12 2017

Murray ready for challenge of big-serving Querrey at Wimbledon

Querrey had not come close to breaking the Murray serve but, just when the world number one looked in total control, he allowed his opponent back into the match. The Sp...

Jul 12 2017

Shell Sells Ireland Gas Field Stake for $1.23 Billion

Of the deferred consideration of USD285 million, equal to about EUR250 million, Shell said up to EUR150 million is contingent on average UK National Balancing Point price...

Jul 12 2017

Manchester United misfit to seal £9.8m La Liga transfer

Januzaj, who has also had a stint on loan at Borussia Dortmund in 2015-16, is set to have a medical on Wednesday. And that form saw him rewarded with a bumper five-year...