Stories about Sport

Jun 04 2017

Champions Trophy: Sri Lanka win toss, elect to bowl against South Africa

Tahir also finished with a run out, Chris Morris picked up two wickets, and Rabada got one, bowling Lasith Malinga , who was making his first ODI appearance in near...

Jun 04 2017

Stevenson vs Fonfara II results: Stevenson scores easy second round TKO

Stevenson (29-1, 24 KO) was completely dominant in this fight, running Fonfara (29-5, 17 KO) over like a Mack truck. "Fonfara tried, but I was ready for this fight". Virg...

Jun 04 2017

Predators' win puts them on verge of history

Despite playing shorthanded, the 1st period was a draw with both teams failing to score on 10 shots. Aberg and several other role players all came up big in the Predat...

Jun 04 2017

Fans travel to Cardiff for CL final

Casemiro fired Zinedine Zidane's side into the lead on 61 minutes and Ronaldo struck again three minutes later, before Marco Asensio wrapped it up in stoppage time . Cri...

Jun 04 2017

Bryce Harper, Hunter Strickland Fight on Memorial Day

Harper , 24, pointed his bat at Strickland and charged towards him, throwing his helmet to the ground as he ran. It took three large teammates to drag the agitated Stri...

Jun 04 2017

Phil Mickelson to miss U.S. Open for daughter's HS graduation

I didn't want the USGA (US Golf Association) to be caught off guard and I wanted the alternate to know he will most likely be in. In fact, his daughter's birth occurr...

Jun 04 2017

Bill Maher's use of racial slur on show draws criticism

Netflix's Orange is the New Black star Danielle Brooks shared McKesson's furor at what Maher said , writing on Twitter: "Unacceptable". Ben Sasse , after the congre...

Jun 04 2017

Win it for me: Juve legend Pirlo

After a turbulent season at the Bernabeu eight years earlier, Fabio Capello enjoyed sweet redemption in 2005 as his Juventus side knocked the Spaniards out of the Champi...

Jun 04 2017

Zidane revels in 'historic' Real Madrid Champions League win

The victory means Real are the first team to successfully defend the trophy in the Champions League era. Juventus , from Turin, Italy, has not lost during the 2016-1...

Jun 04 2017

Real Madrid retain Champions League as they are crowned kings of Europe

Real produced a ruthless second-half display after an evenly matched first 45 minutes. "In fact, if I'd have played with Cristiano Ronaldo , he'd have been the star, be...

Jun 04 2017

Real Madrid beat Juventus 4-1 to win the Champions League

Alex Sandro headed wide from a Dani Alves free-kick, but Juve's fire went out when Cuadrado was given his marching orders and substitute Asensio added to their grief with...

Jun 04 2017

Bale left out of Real starting line-up in final v Juventus

In his fifth Champions League final, Ronaldo had become the first player since Madrid legend Di Stefano to score in three European Cup finals. Having also secured L...

Jun 04 2017

Ronaldo nets 600th career goal in Champions League final triumph

It was hard not to feel sympathy for Gigi Buffon and manager Max Allegri, but also hard to say they deserved victory. The lead up work from Juve was just as pretty to w...

Jun 04 2017

Cavaliers set for third straight NBA Finals vs. Warriors after bouncing Celtics

The Cavaliers beat the Boston Celtics 135-102 to clinch the best-of-seven series 4-1. In game five, I wonder which LeBron James we will see. The Celtics now hav...

Jun 04 2017

History on the line for the Pittsburgh Penguins in upcoming Game 7

If the Pittsburgh Penguins had cruised past the Ottawa Senators in Game 6 - sending Guy Boucher and Co. home after a second straight rout and easily returning to th...

Jun 04 2017

Real Madrid win Champions League final, defeating Juventus 4 - 1

Cristiano Ronaldo's brace helped Real Madrid retain the Champions League in surprisingly comprehensive fashion, wrapping up a historic 12th continental crown by over...

Jun 04 2017

Ronaldo scores twice as Real Madrid wins Champions League again

Is this the last time we see him in a Madrid shirt? Real Madrid won their 12th Champions League title on Saturday, beating Juventus 4-1 in Cardiff . "I told th...

Jun 04 2017

Sarfraz says Champions Trophy is an important tournament for him as skipper

Today, the first match of ICC Champions Trophy 2017 for Group A is going to be played at the Oval in London between England and Bangladesh teams. Amir will ha...

Jun 04 2017

Champions League final: Predicted Juventus line up for clash v Real Madrid

Madrid started the competition , then known as the European Cup, with five straight titles from 1956-60. At the death, sub Marco Asensio made it 4-1 after superb w...

Jun 04 2017

Watch Mario Mandzukic's Champions League final wonder-strike again and again

Ronaldo's first was an instant sweeping finish beyond the outstretched right arm of Gianluigi Buffon while the second showed the touch of a poacher, moving like lightning...