Stories about Sport

Jun 02 2017

England pick Jake Ball ahead of Adil Rashid for Bangladesh clash

The 166-run partnership between Tamim and Mushfiqur Rahim is the highest by the Bangladeshi pair against England and it is also the highest by a Bangladeshi duo in ...

Jun 02 2017

Lions centre Payne out of NZ tour opener

Gatland said: "We are all hugely excited about the first game on tour, it's a great opportunity for the starting XV and the whole matchday squad to lay down a marker and...

Jun 02 2017

Cavaliers vs. Warriors, Part III: ABC15's predictions for the 2017 NBA Finals

It comes at little surprise that the 2017 NBA Finals are a rematch of last year's championship series . But with fans now accustomed to seeing Golden State and Cl...

Jun 02 2017

Nadal, Djokovic storm into French Open third round

Serving to stay in the contest when darkness halted their tie on Tuesday, Tsonga was broken immediately when play resumed as the Argentine world number 91 wrapped up a 7-...

Jun 02 2017

Penguins explode in third, take 2-0 series lead on Predators

Laviolette says the goalies know who will start. On the goal, his ninth of the postseason, Malkin stormed down the left wing before firing a wrist shot over a sliding P...

Jun 02 2017

Stokes a concern for England cricketers

Root did not repeat the same mistake, coolly bagging his 10th ODI ton to anchor the team to victory. With this technology, parameters like back-lift, bat speed and foll...

Jun 02 2017

Warriors and Cavaliers meet for third straight year

And unlike the Warriors squad that blew a 3-1 Finals lead past year after a record-setting 73-9 regular season, this version of the team is even more risky after addi...

Jun 02 2017

LeBron James' L.A. home vandalized with racial slur

Capt. Patricia Sandoval , a spokeswoman for the Los Angeles Police Department , tells The Associated Press that James wasn't home at the time. James wasn't at the h...

Jun 02 2017

NBA 2K17 Predicts Epic NBA Finals And Winner

In the first round of the 2016 playoffs against the Houston Rockets, Curry suffered a sprained MCL, and he didn't look like himself in the NBA Finals . STRAIGHT SHOOTERS...

Jun 02 2017

Richard Jefferson: Warriors lost their poise in last year's Finals

The last team to enter the NBA Finals without a loss was the 2001 Los Angeles Lakers (11-0). The NBA finals get underway on Thursday night and for basketball ...

Jun 02 2017

Lyon beats PSG to claim 4th Women's Champions League title

The France worldwide took the decisive spot-kick for Lyon to win 7-6 on penalties after 120 goalless minutes at the Cardiff City Stadium. "I think she's the best goalke...

Jun 02 2017

England batsman Jason Roy gets skipper Eoin Morgan backing

Eoin Morgan's team has been transformed since their dismal World Cup performance two years ago, playing a vibrant and aggressive brand of cricket that should make them f...

Jun 02 2017

Liverpool won´t be drawn into buying frenzy, says new chief executive

Moore replaces the outgoing Ian Ayre, who departed Merseyside in February , and is tasked with overseeing a rebuild during the summer transfer window . Moore will take ...

Jun 02 2017

Lewis Hamilton: "I'm just grateful to have ended up in P7"

Lewis Hamilton believes it is clear Ferrari has chosen Sebastian Vettel as its No.1 driver after the German's strategy at the Monaco Grand Prix saw him beat Kim...

Jun 02 2017

Predators coach refuses to discuss possible goalie change

Scott Wilson and Evgeni Malkin followed with the other two third-period goals . Rinne was 4-0 in the playoffs following a loss, but he watched the majority of the th...

Jun 02 2017

Tamim ton lifts Bangladesh to 305-6 in Champions Trophy

Rarely have England been tagged as favourites in a major tournament. The Indian team has not displayed any signs of stress during their two warm-up matches which th...

Jun 02 2017

NBA Finals Preview: How Cleveland Cavaliers and Golden State Warriors match up

So finally, some drama. "What happened in the past in my mind doesn't really count now unless we go out and finish the deal", he said. Do we really think Cleveland ca...

Jun 02 2017

Rafael Nadal, Novak Djokovic March On As Garbine Muguruza Survives

It was all beginning to come together in 2016, with back-to-back Barcelona and Monte-Carlo titles-but then came that bolt from the blue at Roland Garros: withdrawal i...

Jun 02 2017

Kiwi driver Scott Dixon robbed at gunpoint in US

Dixon still had to weather the runs of Japan's Takuma Sato and Carpenter. He was hoping to become the first rookie to win the Indy pole since Teo Fabi in 1983. "So we'r...

Jun 02 2017

Petra Kvitova knocked out by Bethanie Mattek-Sands

Last year, Kerber fell in the first round at Roland Garros, losing to Kiki Bertens of the Netherlands . To her credit, Kerber refused to go down without a fight, but...