Stories about Sport

Jun 02 2017

Kevin Durant gives Warriors edge in NBA Finals Game 1 win

We won't have to wait long to find out if National Basketball Association 2K's simulation is correct or not. Now, The King faces Golden State again, but this time the W...

Jun 02 2017

NBA Finals Game 1 Start Time, Betting Odds

LeBron James had 28 points and 15 rebounds for the Cavs but also finished with seven turnovers. But he has downplayed it, saying that the elbow doesn't hurt and that he ...

Jun 02 2017

Bangladesh are a better side, Mortaza warns England

After going on to name-check several, however, he makes the point too that it will be critical which team deals best with the high-profile occasion. "The other thing al...

Jun 02 2017

Sarfraz says no pressure ahead of Pak-India clash

In Jos Buttler and Jason Roy , they have two impactful openers. "I feel ready for the tournament now", he said after India's convincing 240-run win over Bangladesh . ...

Jun 02 2017

Murray expecting tough Delpo clash

When Almagro picked himself up off the clay and walked slowly back to his chair, Del Potro went with him, sitting down next to his opponent and putting an arm around his ...

Jun 02 2017

Warriors blow out Cavs in Game 1 of NBA Finals

Their wait over, the Warriors wasted no time showing they were ready for the moment. Cavaliers-Warriors Part III of their NBA Finals trilogy has begun and Golden State ...

Jun 02 2017

Cavs coach Lue: Warriors best I've ever seen

The addition of Durant, who is widely considered the second-best player in the league behind James, makes Golden State the betting favorite to win the Finals rematch ....

Jun 02 2017

Ballon d'Or: Ronaldo closes in on Messi

Soccer players occupy more than one-third of the spots in ESPN's 2017 " World Fame 100 ", a ranking of the world's most famous athletes. The two have met on four prev...

Jun 02 2017

Stanley Cup Notebook: Opportunistic Penguins Grab Control Of Series

So that was what they chatted about in the locker room. "We talked a lot about elevating our play ", center Matt Cullen said of Pittsburgh's second intermission te...

Jun 02 2017

It's a girl? Venus Williams opens up on Serena's baby

Serena has not yet spoken about the sex of her baby , but she has been sharing plenty of pictures of her growing bump, and is clearly excited to be welcoming her first ...

Jun 02 2017

Warriors' Durant laughs off Rihanna question

If Love can just keep this momentum going, and if they can keep him on the floor, this could be one hell of a good series. Game 2 is Sunday night at Oracle. The W...

Jun 02 2017

Tamim Iqbal's 'almost' moment encapsulates Bangladesh's Champions Trophy opener defeat to England

Joe Root scores an unbeaten 133 as England record an eight-wicket win over Bangladesh in their Champions Trophy opener at The Oval . Set 306 win, Root's unbeate...

Jun 02 2017

Liverpool race in at 5/2 favourites to strike Alexandre Lacazette deal

Lyon will play in the Europa League next season, meaning Lacazette would still be eligible for the Champions League if he were to move to Atletico from the French club...

Jun 02 2017

Warriors smash Cavaliers in NBA Finals opener

Maybe Green should talk to teammate Stephen Curry , who said the sting of losing to the Cavs "has been a great motivating factor". Durrant led the way on the scoring f...

Jun 02 2017

All Blacks coach Hansen criticises Lions tour schedule

Players like that are important when you are away from home for six weeks. What he didn't say, but what everyone in New Zealand suspects, is that the tour represents ...

Jun 02 2017

Golden State ease to win over Cleveland Cavaliers in opening game

Golden State has 61 shots to Cleveland's 43. The Warriors could be the best team that the National Basketball Association has ever seen in the playoffs. However, I'm not ...

Jun 02 2017

Injured Mathews doubtful for SA game on Saturday

The only ICC event they have won was the inaugural Champions Trophy in 1998. In all they have four batsmen and two bowlers in the respective top 10 ICC rankings, whil...

Jun 02 2017

Barber: Comparing Warriors-Cavs III to other great rivalries

They will most likely win this series. But the teams have a combined 18-7 over-under mark in this postseason and are averaging a combined 235 points per game. The Warrior...

Jun 02 2017

Tiger Woods Arrested for a DUI

According to the report , Woods "was extremely slow to answer questions, had slurred and mumbled speech, and was slow to provide his DL, registration, and insurance"....

Jun 02 2017

Durant stars as Warriors dominate Cavs in NBA Finals opener

Nearly everyone counted out the Cavs last season after trailing 3-1 in the series and the Warriors proceeded to blow it. The Warriors are 12-0 in the playoffs and have ...