Stories about Sport

Jun 03 2017

Rendon, Roark help Nationals defeat Mariners again, 5-1

The Nationals had nine hits in the fourth inning, which tied a franchise record. Trea Turner stole a pair of bases and Anthony Rendon hit a three-run homer as the ...

Jun 03 2017

Real Madrid claims first La Liga title in five years

Isco latched upon a poor clearance from Luis Hernandez and his sumptuous through ball freed Ronaldo to round Carlos Kameni and fire into an empty net. So Real Madrid ...

Jun 03 2017

Hazlewood restricts New Zealand to 291 after Williamson's hundred

Rain in the interval between innings meant Australia faced a reduced victory target of 235 from 33 overs, and they limped to 53 for three in nine overs before the heave...

Jun 03 2017

Champions League: Real Madrid touch down in Cardiff for final

I lived with it as a player, and I'm living with it as a coach. But Zidane insists Real cannot be considered favourites against his former club, the Frenchman having sp...

Jun 03 2017

Champions League: Which formation should Juventus use against Real Madrid?

Many things can happen over the course of a match. This will be a clash between the best defense in the world and one of the best attacks in the world. Zidane endured a...

Jun 03 2017

Is Andre Agassi Coaching Novak Djokovic For Free?

Top-ranked Murray has been successful at the Masters level on clay, but not so much as Djokovic - who until a year ago was considered one of the most successful players o...

Jun 03 2017

Alabama DoC Executes Tommy Arthur

To come so close to being killed by the state is extraordinary on any occasion, but eight times? Lawyers for Tommy Arthur filed the request Tuesday night with the Al...

Jun 03 2017

Rafael Nadal notches emphatic first round victory at the French Open

Sloppy mistakes blighted the Serbian's first game under the tutelage of Andre Agassi, Djokovic racking up 29 unforced errors while only converting eight of his 20 break c...

Jun 03 2017

Juventus seek what Zidane failed to deliver for them

Despite going into the final as favourites, Zidane doesn't feel there is any extra pressure on his players. "I'm convinced my players will claim this trophy because they ...

Jun 03 2017

Hobbled Bonino to be last-minute decision Pens

After coming up empty again in the first two games of the Stanley Cup final, Nashville's goal-scoring leader has now been silent for 14 straight games - and it's killin...

Jun 03 2017

Wenger reveals potential move for Mahrez

The 26-year-old is now reportedly keen to move on, given that Leicester are a shadow of the team that they were during their triumphant season and also as he wishes to ...

Jun 03 2017

Hertha Berlin signs Australia forward Mathew Leckie

Hertha finished sixth, meaning they will play in the Europa League's third qualifying for the second straight year. "When I first arrived here, I couldn't speak a word of...

Jun 03 2017

Monday's Stanley Cup Playoffs Betting Preview and Odds: Ducks at Predators

To avoid a return trip, they can eliminate the Ducks and clinch their first Stanley Cup Final berth Monday night. Gibson is being categorized as having a lower body in...

Jun 03 2017

Juventus, Madrid meet in Champions League final

We play different roles. "We never dreamed of this opportunity, but the stats are there". "We will do everything possible to bring the trophy home again". A win aga...

Jun 03 2017

Buffon eyes Champions League final 'fairytale' with Juventus

But to this club, it means so much more. For a man who buried two headers to win a World Cup final and then struck one of the all-time great Champions League final ...

Jun 03 2017

Morientes not surprised by Zidane success as Real Madrid eye greatness

The two he rammed home to help France beat Brazil in the 1998 World Cup final in Paris will of course always be the high point of his illustrious career but for Madrid ...

Jun 03 2017

Ronaldo would be the star if we'd played together, says Zidane

If everything around me is fine, then I am fine too.Last-chance saloon for Buffon? Ronaldo has done well when facing Juventus , having scored five goals in the four ...

Jun 03 2017

Subban: 'We're going to win the next game'

It was enough for Nashville coach Peter Laviolette to send in backup goalie Juuse Saros in to replace Rinne. The 22-year-old tied the game 1-1 in the opening fram...

Jun 03 2017

Penguins take 2-0 Stanley Cup lead with dominant win vs Predators

Laviolette defended Rinne's play throughout the playoffs, which included a three-goal first round against Chicago, but wouldn't go as far as to confirm him for Game 3...

Jun 03 2017

A case of the drunken cricketer and the parrot defence

New Zealand fast bowler Doug Bracewell has been sentenced to 100 hours of community work for the drink-driving offence he had pleaded guilty to in the Hastings Distr...