Stories about Sport

May 09 2017

This Messi lookalike is so convincing, police detained him to prevent chaos

The 25-year-old soon started cutting his hair and grooming his beard like the Argentina star. Police impounded Parastesh's auto and took him into the station so that they...

May 09 2017

Why Spurs could not beat Chelsea to Premier League title - Conte

Next it's West Brom and we have to try to win the league on Friday. "This game is very important". It won't be easy, but now we have three chances to exploit to becom...

May 09 2017

Real Madrid close on Atletico teenager Theo Hernandez

The 19-year-old left-sided defender, who has impressed on loan at Alaves this season, passed a medical at the European champions and the move is set to be announced at th...

May 09 2017

Utah Jazz point guard George Hill out for Game 2

While it is too early in the series to draw firm conclusions, there were some important elements from this game that will factor into the direction of the rest of the ser...

May 09 2017

Man United fans unhappy with Welbeck action during Arsenal loss

We have a big match on Thursday and at least I could give to many of my players a rest and to give them the conditions to be at the top level on Thursday. "For two reason...

May 09 2017

Cavaliers Sweep the Raptors to Advance to the Eastern Conference Finals

Prior to Game 4 against the Raptors, the Cavaliers made a couple of their fourth-quarter comebacks with Irving and power forward Kevin Love on the bench. Tucker had 14 po...

May 09 2017

Ducks hammered by Leon Draisaitl, Oilers; Game 7 Wednesday

Which brings us back to McDavid. Talbot acknowledged his own frustration over the no-call, but said: "At the same time , we had a 3-nothing lead with 3 1/2 minutes to ...

May 09 2017

Arsenal's Xhaka doubtful for Saints game through injury

That is not normal. I really don't care about it [the record against Wenger]. Mourinho is building a team that he can go to war with, and it will not be long until thes...

May 09 2017

College confirms N.Korea detains another US citizen

Tony Kim was detained April 22 while he was trying to leave the country. The U.S. State Department noted on Sunday that it was aware of the latest arrest. "Will Kim i...

May 09 2017

Arsenal loss has focused Man United minds on Europa League, says Mata

And whether United's Champions League hopes now rest on the Europa League, he said: "I think with the last result against Swansea and the defeat today we have to be pragm...

May 09 2017

Blue Jays manager Gibbons ejected from second straight game at Angel Stadium

Louis on Tuesday. As Kevin Pillar hits the ball high and deep into right, the Cardinal's Stephen Piscotty failed to catch the ball and Coghlan ran all the way from firs...

May 09 2017

Chicago White Sox rout Kansas City Royals

Chicago White Sox's Jose Abreu celebrates with teammates after scoring on a double by Todd Frazier during the first inning of a baseball game against the Kansas City ...

May 09 2017

Despite high mileage, James showing no signs of slowing down

Inevitably, LeBron James was the main man, scoring 35 points, with Kyrie Irving posting 27. James added nine rebounds and six assists. He's also connected on 46.8 perce...

May 09 2017

Giancarlo Stanton mashes two monster home runs against Mets Sunday

Of course, the start of that series might have been the last time Mets fans felt good about the New York Mets . Harvey took the loss in his most recent start Tuesday, ...

May 09 2017

Team player Fabregas leads Chelsea to brink of EPL title

At the same time he pulled himself up to within two of joint leaders Christian Eriksen and Gylfi Sigurdsson for 2016/17. Chelsea defeated Boro 1-0 in their first me...

May 09 2017

Mets says Harvey will return to mound Friday at Milwaukee

Mets general manager Sandy Alderson did not disclose the specific violation behind the suspension, but reports claim 2013 All-Star Harvey did not show up to the ballpark...

May 08 2017

Same old story for Atletico against triumphant rivals Real

He's a solid option for Madrid, although he doesn't offer the same dynamism and attacking ability as Carvajal. "I don't think we have been making it too easy for our op...

May 08 2017

Wizards Win Game 4, Tie Series at 2-2

Boston's Isaiah Thomas scored 17 points in the first half, but only had two points in the entire second half. Morris when asked what was going through his head during...

May 08 2017

Niall Quinn and Chris Coleman discuss Man City's win over Crystal Palace

Allardyce's team looked set to secure their place in the Premier League after wins over Chelsea, Arsenal and Liverpool last month, but Saturday's loss at the Etihad Sta...

May 08 2017

Kohli needs a 'look in mirror': Gavaskar

Former India captain Sunil Gavaskar called Virat Kohili's performance "glamour shots" after another lacklustre show by Royal Challengers Bangalore. Kedar Jadhav took a ...