Stories about Sport

Jun 02 2017

Republic of Ireland boss takes positives from defeat by Mexico

Mexico 3 Republic of Ireland 1Really it is all about Sunday week and the Austrians, but Martin O'Neill's men got a bit of a chasing in New Jersey in the early hours of...

Jun 02 2017

Tony Adams 'prayed' Arsene Wenger would quit Arsenal after FA Cup win

They did, however, end the season with some silverware after beating Chelsea 2-1 in the FA Cup final at Wembley. "When I went to Arsenal , we didn't play the most ...

Jun 02 2017

Rihanna: LeBron James 'is still the King' after Game 1 loss

Cleveland Cavaliers forward LeBron James (23) shoots against Golden State Warriors forward Kevin Durant (35) during the first half of Game 1 of basketball's NBA Fin...

Jun 02 2017

Napoli forward Dries Mertens reveals Chelsea interest having won Antonio Conte approval

Mertens is now away on worldwide duty ahead for an global friendly with Czech Republic before their World Cup qualifier against Estonia. Mertens says the inclusion of ...

Jun 02 2017

It's a Golden rout by Warriors in Game 1

Late in the fourth quarter, Durant could be seen looking Rihanna's way after he drained a three-pointer from the right side of the court, though considering the fact th...

Jun 02 2017

VVS Laxman lauds government's decision to not play with Pakistan

Roy's place at the top of the order appeared to be under pressure after his run of four single-figure scores in his last five one-day global innings. In fact it's better ...

Jun 02 2017

'Racially motivated slur' spray-painted at Lebron James' home in LA

It is alive every single day. Referring to an infamous hate crime, James spoke about the decision by Emmett Till's mother to hold an open-casket funeral so there wo...

Jun 02 2017

We are focusing on being ruthless, says Virat Kohli

India are in the same group as bitter rivals Pakistan , against whom they open their campaign at Edgbaston on June 4 , Sri Lanka and South Africa. Kohli, however war...

Jun 02 2017

Juventus vs Real Madrid, Champions League final 2016/17

The suicide attack at Manchester Arena, which left 22 dead and scores injured, means vigilance will be heightened, but unprecedented security measures were already in pla...

Jun 02 2017

Real Madrid squad: Champions League final travelling party confirmed for Juventus clash

Real Madrid hopes to become the first club to win the Champions League in successive seasons. Real Madrid travel to Wales with the aim of making history, winning ...

Jun 02 2017

NBA Finals preview: Golden State Warriors, Cleveland Cavaliers begin Round 3

The Warriors beat Cleveland for the 2015 crown but squandered a 3-1 lead previous year as the Cavs made the greatest comeback in NBA Finals history. WHAT HOME-COURT A...

Jun 02 2017

Google Doodle celebrates ICC Champions Trophy with interactive game

One of only five men with a one-day global double-hundred to his name, having struck 237 not out against West Indies in 2015, Guptill has also made unbeaten scores of 189...

Jun 02 2017

New deal for Wenger after Arsenal says no better alternative

In the ongoing saga of the contract negotiations between Arsenal and Alexis Sanchez and Mesut Ozil, the club was reportedly ready to make one final, gold-plated push ...

Jun 02 2017

Champions League final: Juventus have different level of belief, says Allegri

Los Blancos will try to lift their 12th title and become the first title holders to defend the crown with success. Juventus are looking to complete the triple on Sat...

Jun 02 2017

Injured Woakes out of Champions Trophy

Chasing a challenging total of 306, Alex Hales (95) and Joe Root (133 not out) led from the front to chase the target after England started off on a poor note, losi...

Jun 02 2017

Durant stars in NBA Finals game one win

RON ADAMS: Who's a very mindful person, who has the ability to not overuse language, get to his point, and I think he's a very calming influence to our team. The Cavs run...

Jun 02 2017

CT2017: NZ win toss, opt to bat against Australia

With a couple of high quality pace bowling all-rounders in Marcus Stoinis and John Hastings in their ranks, the Australia bowling line=up could prove hard to handle i...

Jun 02 2017

Ronaldo back to break new ground at Champions League final

Cristiano Ronaldo had scored the opener of the game, but Fernando Llorente's 22nd minute goal brought the game to a tie, which was still ruled out by another Ronaldo str...

Jun 02 2017

Never faced booing by home fans at Man United, says Ronaldo

The Champions League final in Cardiff would be another important date in his calendar. However, he is realistic that he is unlikely to oust the on-form Isco from Z...

Jun 02 2017

Takuma Sato claims $2.45 million for Indianapolis 500 win

That tweet was also subsequently deleted and Frei later sent out a simple: 'I apologize '. "I really have to thank A.J. Foyt because the last four years he gave me thi...