Stories about Sport

Jun 03 2017

Novak Djokovic survives scare, Rafael Nadal dominant

He said: "I was mentally still as strong and as calm as I could be, even though I was two sets to one down I kept believing I could break his resistance". Garbine Muguruz...

Jun 03 2017

LeBron James Says Kevin Durant Is The Difference For Warriors

Had the Warriors closed out the Cavaliers in the 2016 Finals in five games , Iguodala might have been the series MVP again. If you had one knock on Golden Stat...

Jun 03 2017

Mike Trout sprains thumb on headfirst slide; Angels say X-rays negative

The X-rays came back negative, but erring on the side of caution, the Angels opted to have Trout undergo an MRI on Monday. "Amazing player, of course", Stanton sai...

Jun 03 2017

Golden State Warriors sweep San Antonio Spurs to reach NBA Finals

San Antonio's only lead came on the opening possession with a left-handed scoop shot from Manu Ginobili , who started in what could be his final game with the team ....

Jun 03 2017

Looking to reverse course at home for Game 3

Regardless of who is tabbed to man the net in Game 3, the Preds will need a lot more awareness, especially on soft shots, than they got from their goalie in Wednesday...

Jun 03 2017

Juventus goalkeeper Gianluigi Buffon. Pic: PA

This year's Champions League saw 375 goals scored in 124 games, with an average of 3.02 goals per game. Ronaldo had mustered two goals from his first eight outi...

Jun 03 2017

Predators won't announce Game 3 starter

With that said , they are returning home for the first Stanley Cup Final game in Tennessee history. "It probably starts with me". When he's been healthy, Schultz...

Jun 03 2017

Warriors' dunkfest a concern for Cavs

The final outcome was all but a formality by the start of the fourth quarter as the Warriors forged 21 points ahead. The Cavs have said the speed at which the Warr...

Jun 03 2017

Juventus keeper Buffon driven by fear in tonight's Champions League final

Even if it looks like there is no hope we keep playing, whether we win or not. Others include Juve goalkeeper Gianluigi Buffon potentially becoming the oldest playe...

Jun 03 2017

NBA Finals: 5 things to watch for ahead of Game 1

Cleveland's additions of Kyle Korver, Deron Williams and others may not go pound-for-pound with the Warriors bringing in Durant, but these players do make a noticeabl...

Jun 03 2017

LeBron James embarrassed on defense by Steph Curry, Kevin Durant

Blowout loss or not, Rihanna made it known who the only King is in the National Basketball Association. We can easily see this feud between Rihanna and Kevin Durant...

Jun 03 2017

Huddersfield Town prepare £8m bid for Manchester City midfielder after promotion

The Terriers will start next season in the top division of English football for the first time in nearly half a century, and Wagner, soaked with champagne, revelled i...

Jun 03 2017

Ideal postseason 'doesn't matter' to Warriors' Durant

After a month and a half of lopsided series and unenjoyable postseason basketball, the NBA Finals will finally tip off Thursday night. If you listened to the experts ...

Jun 03 2017

Champions League Final: Buffon looks to become oldest victor

He notched another treble against Atletico Madrid in the semi-finals to take his tally to 103 and move nine clear of his eternal rival, Lionel Messi , something he's ...

Jun 03 2017

Curry to his Warriors teammates: Just go play

It is what it is. "But that's what stands out". James posted 28 points, 15 rebounds and eight assists and despite eight turnovers, he had a strong game . "I imagine I'...

Jun 03 2017

Pep Guardiola: 'Vincent Kompany, Sergio Aguero will stay at Manchester City'

John Stones has also recovered from a groin strain and could replace Nicolas Otamendi in defence. By his own admission, Pep Guardiola is lucky not to be following Maz...

Jun 03 2017

Massimiliano Allegri wants 'fiendish' Juventus in Champions League Final

Bayern had Javi Martinez sent off in the second half of what was Bayern's first Champions League setback at home after 16 consecutive wins. "This year is different". ...

Jun 03 2017

India favourites against Pakistan: Afridi

The rivalry between India and Pakistan goes way back. In what looks set to be a high scoring tournament Pakistan's batsmen will need to find another gear and in t...

Jun 03 2017

Stosur urges Court to stop comments about same-sex marriage

She prompted fellow retired star Martina Navratilova to publish an open letter calling for Margaret Court Arena, one of the stadiums at Melbourne Park, the home of the Au...

Jun 03 2017

Rafael Nadal previews the Champions League final

The question is: how do both teams match up? We have our ambition and will to win. The best attack will be going up against the best defense. "Growing up in Cardiff a...