Stories about Sport

Jun 03 2017

All so difficult for Djokovic, easy for Nadal at French Open

When asked to comment on Agassi's pro-bono work, Djokovic responded: "I'm not going to get into that, but everything that he said is completely true, so it's completely h...

Jun 03 2017

Like a knife in my side - Woakes frustrated by tournament-ending injury

Root later combined with skipper Eoin Morgan to secure the comprehensive eight-wicket victory with 16 balls to spare, giving England a flawless start to their bid to ...

Jun 03 2017

Bangladesh's Tamim tames England in Champions Trophy opener

No Test side has toured Pakistan since the March 2009 militants attack on the Sri Lankan cricket team bus in Lahore, killing six Pakistani policemen and injuring some o...

Jun 03 2017

NBA Finals: Golden State Warriors flex its muscles Game 1

I mean, it's no ifs, ands or buts. The worse news for the Cavaliers and star playmaker LeBron James was that it wasn't even the best effort for an undefeated squa...

Jun 03 2017

Curry, Durant power Warriors to a Game 1 win

It's practically unfair that he is on the Warriors - adding Durant to this team is the basketball equivalent of winning the lottery, then winning a second lottery, th...

Jun 03 2017

Astros pound Twins 17-6 to complete sweep

George Springer hit two homers among four hits, and the Houston Astros hammered a season-high six home runs to complete a series sweep against the Minnesota Twins ...

Jun 03 2017

Zidane giving nothing away about Gareth Bale ahead of Cardiff final

Much will depend on the performance of the 2006 World Cup victor who will be in the crosshairs of a deadly Real attack spearheaded by Cristiano Ronaldo - the only pla...

Jun 03 2017

Kevin Durant leads Warriors' Game 1 rout of the Cavaliers

Smith, who made just one basket. The Warriors need to stay level and continue to work until that final buzzer in their fourth victory sounds. Curry started wearing the ...

Jun 03 2017

Three Periods: Mike Sullivan likes Penguins' counterattack against Predators

The Penguins vowed to put more pressure on Rinne than they managed in their 5-3 victory in Game 1, a win they managed despite going 37 minutes without throwing a single p...

Jun 03 2017

Warriors snatch victory from Cavaliers in National Basketball Association finals opener

It's here, it's on, they are back! "Win one game . Now we look to Sunday to try to do it again", Curry told reporters. "I guess they did a good job", Thompson said. ...

Jun 03 2017

Pens' Bonino a GTD for Game 3

This game again saw the Penguins go almost ten minutes without a shot on goal and also saw them score in bunches in a short span which tells us this team is so risky be...

Jun 03 2017

John Terry: Chelsea captain 'could not care less' over substitution controversy

John Terry will decide whether or not he will continue playing football after this weekend's FA Cup final. Conte also thinks that it'd cost at least £50m to get a simi...

Jun 03 2017

Durant makes splash in Game 1 rout

Iguodala's final stat line from Game 1 wasn't that impressive, though. Forget about the action on the court during Thursday night's opening game of the NBA F...

Jun 03 2017

Durant, Warriors light up Cavs in Game 1

Durant finished with 38 points, eight rebounds, eight assists and no turnovers Thursday night to lead the Golden State Warriors to a 113-91 win against the Cleveland C...

Jun 03 2017

Kelly Barnhill throws 2-hitter, leads Florida past LSU 2-0

The Bruins are hoping to win four consecutive games and land in the WCWS final, replicating the feat of the 2003 championship team on which Inouye-Perez was an assist...

Jun 03 2017

NHL Analyst Keith Jones: 'Get Your Game 5 Tickets'

Even when Marchand wasn't at his best, he still produced 20 or more goals every year since his rookie year except for one, the strike-shortened 2012-13 campaign in which ...

Jun 03 2017

Bosh, Miami Heat reach agreement to part ways

The Heat will have to pay out the remaining $52 million owed to Bosh, but the money won't count against their salary cap for the next two seasons. He's due to make $25.3 ...

Jun 03 2017

Dodgers Beat Brew Crew In 12, 2-1

At one point he retired 20 straight batters before giving up a solo shot to Domingo Santana. In his career, Hill is 2-1 with a 3.86 ERA and 38 strikeouts against Milwauke...

Jun 03 2017

Champions Trophy 2017: Eoin Morgan expects Ben Stokes to play key role

India will play their next two matches at The Oval in London , against the Lankans on June 8 and then South Africa on June 11. Besides Root (133 not out off 129), c...

Jun 03 2017

Subban guarantees Game 3 win

They outshot the Predators 8-6 in the third period of Game 2 - the only time in this series that Pittsburgh has outshot Nashville in a period. That, above everything,...