Stories about Sport

Jul 15 2017

Clijsters gets crowd involved in hilarious Wimbledon moment

He accepted the invite and strode out on to the court from the stands. But rather than berate the gobby fan, the two-time Wimbledon semi-finalist beckoned him onto co...

Jul 15 2017

Alabama picked to win SEC title in football

In a media poll conducted at the 2017 Southeastern Conference Football Media Days, the Bulldogs were tabbed as the favorites to win the SEC East. Georgia collected 138 fi...

Jul 15 2017

Tiemoue Bakayoko not a target for Man Utd amid Chelsea interest

It's an obvious allusion to the transfer rumors linking him to Manchester United , but the joke doesn't work because the team is already in Los Angeles and new additio...

Jul 15 2017

Mourinho refuses to rule out Ibrahimovic's Man U return

He's the kind of player that everybody knows he's a striker, so we're not speaking about a multi functional player or one where there are doubts about his position on the...

Jul 15 2017

Wimbledon - Saturday Schedule: Venus Williams faces Garbine Muguruza

Over the last four years, Venus has proven every detractor wrong. She has had a hard year since, dropping down the world rankings and making a tearful early exit when...

Jul 15 2017

New Zealand win toss, elect to field against India

Mithali Raj had walked out in the middle after Smriti Mandhana fell on the cheap early in the innings and went on to stitch a 157-run partnership with Punam for the seco...

Jul 15 2017

Randolph offered to Newcastle

It has been reported in the last few days that the Hammers want to finalise a deal for England global Hart in the next few days, taking him to the London Stadium on a sea...

Jul 15 2017

Federer outclasses Berdych to reach 11th Wimbledon final

Berdych: "I'm wearing Novak shoes because the other shoes just doesn't fit well to me, so that's why I have to play in the shoes, that they are fitting well and doesn't h...

Jul 15 2017

Muguruza Stands Between Venus, Record as Oldest Grand Slam Winner

Venus , meanwhile, will be playing in her 16th career Slam final. So she just knows how to prepare, how to train, what to do. Williams' first match saw her face off aga...

Jul 15 2017

Experience not necessarily an advantage for Venus Williams

I try to take the same courage on the court that she would have. Lauderdale and designs much of the clothing for her fashion line EleVen. I thought she handled it well. "...

Jul 15 2017

Garbine Muguruza in awe of evergreen Venus Williams ahead of Wimbledon final

Williams, 37, is playing her 20th Wimbledon and obviously is far more experienced, but Muguruza has had tunnel vision throughout the fortnight, and looks to be exclusivel...

Jul 15 2017

Walker pens Man City five-year deal

The move makes the Englishman the most expensive full-back in football history to-date, and joins Pep Guardiola's side on a five year deal. "Guardiola is one of the mos...

Jul 15 2017

Mourinho open to re-signing Ibrahimovic

Whilst no final decision has been made, BBC Sport has been told Ibrahimovic, as a result of his star quality, and another former Manchester United player Javier Hernand...

Jul 15 2017

We're on the same page on China, Opposition tells govt

On the China issue, Swaraj will brief the leaders about the situation as well as the steps taken following the face-off started after Indian Army personnel went to Doklam...

Jul 15 2017

5-time champ Williams faces Britain's Konta at Wimbledon

Konta is the first British women to reach the Wimbledon semifinals since Virginia Wade was the runner-up in 1978. However, a handful of points later and she'd dropped h...

Jul 15 2017

Venus Williams gains 9th Wimbledon final, awaits Muguruza

It's been a blessing. "I miss her so much", Venus said. "One more win would be fantastic", Williams said. Williams will look to add to her trophy case when she square...

Jul 15 2017

Serena Backs Venus To Keep Wimbledon Title In The Family

Serena Williams is backing older sister Venus Williams to keep the Wimbledon title in the family for another year when the 37-year-old takes on Spain's Garbine Mugu...

Jul 15 2017

Ryan Lochte Cleared of All Charges Related to Rio Olympics Incident

Lochte was charged with falsely communicating a crime to police, following an incident at a gas station in which he claimed that he, and three others members of the USA s...

Jul 15 2017

Federer for the 11th time made it to the Wimbledon final

I can't believe it's nearly true again. "Sam hasn't been at this part of the tournament. maybe that can have a small part in playing that match", he said. At 6-foot-6, ...

Jul 15 2017

Taggart dismisses Darren Carrington from football program

Broadway in Eugene. He's a gamer. He's one of those guys that loves to play the game of football. Without Carrington, Oregon will likely lean on sophomore Dillon Mitche...