Stories about Sport

Jun 03 2017

Zagoria | Can anyone stop Rafa Nadal from winning 10th French Open?

The American was in tears at the net after getting past Borna Coric last time out, but he proved unable to extend his courageous campaign, Thiem winning 6-1 7-6 (7-4) 6-3...

Jun 03 2017

Andre Agassi to coach Novak Djokovic at French Open 2017

Djokovic's unimpressive slate in the face of the German onslaught was 11 winners to 27 unforced errors , while Zverev was +2 in winners to unforced errors . He complain...

Jun 03 2017

Karn, Bumrah seal final spot for MI

But Krunal Pandya joined Rohit Sharma , their captain, and led the way with eight fours in 45 from 30 balls to put them on course before Pollard arrived with 23 remainin...

Jun 03 2017

Lions win first tour match as Scots start in New Zealand

In what was the first of their 10-match tour of New Zealand , the Lions struggled to produce anything of note on Saturday despite their star-studded starting XV. The y...

Jun 03 2017

Confident Ananya Vinay wins Scripps National Spelling Bee

Both Ananya and Rohan battled deep into the championship rounds until Rohan misspelled the word "marram". She's forgiven, though, since apparently only a "small group o...

Jun 03 2017

Champions League Final 2017

But, at the age of 39, the World Cup victor finally has a chance to win the trophy he dreams of. Ramos knows what it takes to succeed on the grandest stage after playin...

Jun 03 2017

Farrell confident Lions can tame All Blacks

The world champions, however, have had a run of injuries to several players with captain Kieran Read and Jerome Kaino only expected to return from surgery after the Lion...

Jun 03 2017

America's Cup tragedy: NZ woman dies in Bermuda boat collision

The Ministry of Foreign Affairs has confirmed a report by Bermudian newspaper - the Royal Gazette - that Mary Elizabeth McKee, 62, was the victim of a fatal boat crash ...

Jun 03 2017

Arsene Wenger may bid for Riyad Mahrez after admitting interest in winger

The Algerian global Mahrez was one of the key players in the Leicester side that shocked world football by winning the English Premier League title during the 2015-16 sea...

Jun 03 2017

Juventus coach Allegri: We've worked all year for tonight

We're not favourites, nor are Juventus . We play different roles. "I have the feeling that we are going to play a great game and we are going to win". "You've got two of...

Jun 03 2017

Steve Kerr Could Return To Coach Warriors In NBA Finals

An NBA season that has had little in the way of drama will come to a gripping close over the next two weeks when two familiar foes fittingly battle in the Finals for an u...

Jun 03 2017

UFC 212: Renewed champion Jose Aldo takes on Max Holloway

But with Aldo standing in his way, Holloway faces his biggest challenge yet: and for Aldo, this is his chance to prove that his loss to McGregor was a fluke and that he t...

Jun 03 2017

Michigan's Perry back with football team as he awaits trial

MI will hit the field with a new look at least once in 2017 - and it will be Jim Harbaugh approved. Michigan's statement in December was that Perry, 20, would remain ...

Jun 03 2017

Juventus always get it right when it matters - Pirlo

The fans are starting to enter the Millennium Stadium for the Champions League final. But as well as showing it on their dedicated channels, the broadcaster will be sho...

Jun 03 2017

Chris Woakes frustrated after injury ends his Champions Trophy campaign

It is a sign of just how far the Warwickshire all-rounder has risen in the past 12 months that his injury represents a genuine blow to England's chances of winning thei...

Jun 03 2017

Real Madrid to listen to Gareth Bale offers, targeting Eden Hazard

Treble-chasing Juventus clinched a record sixth consecutive Serie A title this season and beat Lazio in the Italian Cup. "We never dreamed of this opportunity, but th...

Jun 03 2017

Three things we learned from Game 2

Guentzel tapped home a loose puck under the left arm of Predators goaltender Pekka Rinne at 16:27 of the first. "He is a conscientious kid", said Sullivan. Justin...

Jun 03 2017

Putin accuses United States of hysteria over election hacking inquiry

He added that while watching the USA campaign unfold, he would sometimes think that Trump was going "over the top". "We didn't do this". IP addresses, they can be inven...

Jun 03 2017

Up 2-0, Penguins hope to play better

The Predators and Pittsburgh Penguins are scheduled to play Game 3 of the NHL hockey Stanle. "I think everyone is prepared, regardless of who is in", said Penguin...

Jun 03 2017

Barcelona appoints Ernesto Valverde as new head coach

In his second season, the Rojiblancos reached the Copa Del Rey final before he lost out to future club Barcelona in the game that included that great Lionel Messi sol...