Stories about Sport

Jul 22 2017

Henrik Stenson's Rental Home Burgled

Fortunately for Stenson and the tournament, the Claret Jug that he took home past year at Royal Troon had been handed back over earlier in the week, so all's well on that...

Jul 22 2017

Early Open starters find it tough going at Royal Birkdale

England's Ian Poulter , runner-up in the 2008 Open on this course, Spaniard Rafael Cabrera-Bello and Americans Justin Thomas and Charley Hoffman were among a group of ...

Jul 22 2017

Stern words from caddie kickstart Rory's round

With the Claret Jug on the line, there's no more room for a lack of confidence. Although he faltered with two dropped shots coming home a birdie at the par 5, 17th help...

Jul 22 2017

Derrick Rose - Cavaliers in serious discussions

While he is no longer the tantalizing guard who used to put on shows against the then LeBron James led Miami Heat , Rose is still a top point guard in the league. Th...

Jul 21 2017

Chelsea coach Antonio Conte: Diego Costa told he could go in January

Antonio Conte says that Diego Costa's situation at Chelsea was "very clear" for both the club and the player in January. The 24-year-old is still to conclude the f...

Jul 21 2017

'Thank you, thank you, thank you': OJ Simpson granted parole

The four-person parole board unanimously voted to release Simpson . Before the hearing concluded, one of the two memorabilia dealers Simpson robbed, Bruce Fromong,...

Jul 21 2017

Bengals CB Adam 'Pacman' Jones suspended one game by NFL

That's when, according to multiple published reports, Jones was involved in a profanity-laced incident at a downtown Cincinnati hotel that resulted in him pleading guilty...

Jul 21 2017

OJ Simpson is granted parole; will be freed in October

Nervous parole board members - one of them drew laughs after mistakenly saying Simpson was 90 years old instead of 70 - plowed through their procedures to deliver the...

Jul 21 2017

The Open 2017: Mark O'Meara endures nightmare start

O'Meara said: "You know, I was a little bit nervous, but I was not pleased when I hit that shot". Still, it was a stumbling start for O'Meara, 60, who shot a 43 on the fr...

Jul 21 2017

Matt Kuchar claims share of British Open lead

Americans Dustin Johnson and Jordan Spieth are the bookmakers' favourites to win the British Open , which starts at Royal Birkdale on Thursday. Open and Henrik Sten...

Jul 21 2017

Rangers talking to teams about potential Yu Darvish trade

The most valuable rental player on the Major League Baseball trade market will be Yu Darvish if he becomes available. The Rangers are 4-6 in their last 10 games, four...

Jul 21 2017

Southampton Have Not Received Transfer Request From Liverpool Target Virgil van Dijk

The assumptions have been maintained based exclusively on Van Dijk's perceived desire to move to Liverpool and no alternatives yet sourced by Jurgen Klopp . 'The club ...

Jul 21 2017

Kurt Zouma joins Stoke City on loan after signing new Chelsea deal

France International Kurt Zouma will spend 2017/18 season on loan at Premier League side Stoke City . "It is fantastic Kurt has chosen to commit his future to Chels...

Jul 21 2017

Khloe Kardashian Taunted About Her Parentage As OJ Simpson Released From Prison

The disgraced sportsman could walk free from October after serving the minimum time for a 33-year sentence at the Lovelock Correctional Center in Nevada for kidnapping, a...

Jul 21 2017

Resurgent Poulter off to flier in British Open

There was also a 68 for unsung Welshman Stuart Manley, once an aspiring footballer and now making his major championship debut aged 38 after qualifying courtesy of a seco...

Jul 21 2017

Sergio Garcia hurts himself by hitting gorse with club

Garcia was frustrated after a poor tee shot on the par-3 fourth, and he took it all out when taking an angry swipe at a bush behind him. The Masters champion took a pai...

Jul 21 2017

Nastase hit with three-year ban and fine

Nastase, who has been fined $10,000, will also be denied access to, and not granted accreditation for, all official ITF team competitions and tennis circuits until Decemb...

Jul 21 2017

Wrestler arrested for allegedly raping minor kabaddi player

Dahiya confessed to the crime during interrogation, The Indian Express quoted sources as saying. While the investigation into the matter is still going on, the issue ...

Jul 21 2017

British Open Leaderboard: Jordan Spieth and Brooks Koepka Race to the Top

Swede Henrik Stenson won his first major a year ago at The Open in historic fashion, scoring a record breaking twenty-under-par in a gruelling head-to-head against P...

Jul 21 2017

OJ Simpson parole hearing could lead to prison release

Thursday's parole hearing follows renewed interest in Simpson's story, which was explored past year in the award-winning documentary "O.J.: Made in America " and the...