Stories about Sport

Jul 23 2017

Everything President Trump has tweeted (and what it was about)

She did not deny that Mr. Sessions discussed campaign or policy issues more generally with Mr. Kislyak. Special counsel Robert Mueller is also expected to look in...

Jul 23 2017

Rory McIlroy hoping to crack the enigma code at Royal Birkdale

In my career I've seen some good wins and some bad wins and sometimes the hard ones, the ones that you possibly shouldn't have got, are the most fun. It's a part of it th...

Jul 23 2017

Kuchar takes Open lead with two early birdies

Defending champion Henrik Stenson, who had his rental home burgled while he was on the course on Thursday, has it all to do on the weekend at 2-over for the tournament...

Jul 23 2017

Harrington Hoping For Fairytale Win At Royal Birkdale

Also known as the Open Championship , 2017 will mark the 10th time it has been played at Royal Birkdale Golf Club in Southport, England. He was itching to get back t...

Jul 23 2017

Why I wanted to leave Chelsea after winning Premier League title - Conte

Conte talked up the importance of having his family close as he tries to push Chelsea to even greater heights, per Cross: "My family is very important". " Morata is a ...

Jul 23 2017

Pablo Sandoval signs deal to return to Giants

There's a chance that pattern continues in the Pacific Coast League. Especially considering they are only responsible for the league minimum for pay. The Giants' decisi...

Jul 23 2017

Chelsea Make Enquiry Over Possible Signing Of £50m-Rated French Star

The France global looks set to join Pep Guardiola's side in a deal worth £51 million, which would surpass the £50m fee City paid for Kyle Walker , making him the Premi...

Jul 23 2017

Brickyard 400 qualifying results: Kyle Busch wins pole at Indianapolis Motor Speedway

The Indianapolis Motor Speedway is unique to any other track on the NASCAR circuit in large part because it wasn't designed for bigger cars. "I felt like we did a p...

Jul 23 2017

It's a sell-out at Lord's as England go for glory against India

Kapil Dev , who won the World Cup with the men's team, said he was "filled with pride" after seeing the women in action against the Aussies. While it is true that the...

Jul 23 2017

Spieth seizes control but McIlroy stays in hunt

It is extremely tight at the top of the leaderboard, with those players who missed some unpleasant weather coming in off the Irish Sea early in the morning succeeding in ...

Jul 23 2017

Spieth copes best in grim conditions to lead British Open

It's a unusual thing given how well he plays in almost every tournament, but he doesn't seem to get noticed much, perhaps because he's nearly always there, albeit most of...

Jul 23 2017

Spieth Remains British Open Leader

Spieth shot a third round 65 to enter the final round 11 under par . USA golfer Matt Kuchar misses a putt on the 16th green during his third round of the Open Gol...

Jul 23 2017

UFC on Fox 25: Weidman vs. Gastelum Results

GASTELUMhttp://www.ufc.com/news/UFN-Long-Island-2017-Main-Event-ResultsFormer UFC middleweight champion Chris Weidman picked the ideal time to snap his three-fight losi...

Jul 23 2017

Jordan Spieth wipes away the doubts in Birkdale rainstorm

Defending champion Henrik Stenson of Sweden stayed in contention with a 69 while world number one Dustin Johnson of the United States and four-times major victor Rory...

Jul 23 2017

Open Championship: Rory McIlroy 'ecstatic' after second-round 68

Being tied for 58th isn't great, but it's better than where he appeared headed and keeping a good attitude may have been the key to his recovery. The Northern Irishman ...

Jul 23 2017

British Open 2017: Updated leaderboard after Round 2

I guess it's not the "British" Open after all. Experienced American Mark O'Meara endured a day to forget on his return to the course where he won the 1998 Open. So mu...

Jul 23 2017

Rose tips Spieth but says Birkdale field is wide open

He said on the telecast that 62 was very much in play. Agreed. But Thursday's round - and the patience McIlroy displayed - was the round that kept him in the champions...

Jul 23 2017

Latest scores from Royal Birkdale as Jordan Spieth chases win

To continue to play well, Spieth said , he needs to get more production out of his drives. He now stands eight strokes off Spieth's lead with a few holes to play. The gi...

Jul 23 2017

Pep talk from caddie inspires Rory McIlroy at British Open

Playing with Australian Jason Day , American Zach Johnson returned a brilliant 66 to soar to one over in his quest for a third major title after winning the 2015 Open...

Jul 23 2017

PGA Open: Jordan Spieth's 65 stretches lead to 3 shots

Defending champion Henrik Stenson , who played with Spieth, had a 69. "When I was at 4-over I was definitely thinking cut-line". McIlroy was then forced into scramblin...