Stories about Sport

Jun 04 2017

Chelsea and Man City given major boost in Alexis Sanchez transfer race

The 26 year-old has played predominantly in wide roles for Leicester City, as well as playing in behind the striker on occasion, but the two roles off the striker are now...

Jun 04 2017

Warriors defeat Cavaliers in NBA Finals opener

Last season, they set an National Basketball Association record with 73 regular-season wins and were up 3-1 in the Finals on the Cavs before James led them back for the o...

Jun 04 2017

Golden State among best teams I've seen, says LeBron

There's something about this matchup, this stage and this player that has made Iguodala the most consistent Warrior in the championship round, and he already looks read...

Jun 04 2017

Helped by key double-fault, Murray tops del Potro in Paris

Pouncing on a net cord rebound, Murray slapped a mid-court forehand crosscourt, but a lunging del Potro wristed back a forehand victor for a third set point at 7-6. Und...

Jun 04 2017

Champions Trophy: Virat Kohli Turns Into Leg Spinner?

We could have a leg spinner. This will be the fourth encounter between India and Pakistan at the Champions Trophy . "So, yeah, they're doing their job, they're try...

Jun 04 2017

How will the rest of the Stanley Cup Final play out?

He made 31 of his 37 saves in Game 2 through the first two periods, none more important than the six shots he turned aside in the final 39 seconds of the first period a...

Jun 04 2017

Gianluigi Buffon cannot explain Juve's second half Champions League final slump

In a sizzling first half, Cristiano Ronaldo put Real ahead before Mario Mandzukic's incredible overhead kick, one of the great European Cup final goals, deservedly drew...

Jun 04 2017

Madrid clinch UEFA Champions League with 4-1 Juve thrashing

Zidane's cool demeanour has helped Madrid cope with the intense pressure at the Bernabeu and now, just 17 months into his reign, he is reaping the rewards as Real cele...

Jun 04 2017

Ronaldo leads Real Madrid to second straight Champions League title

The impressive win crowned a remarkable first full season in charge for former Real midfielder Zidane , who led the team to a first La Liga title in five years, delive...

Jun 04 2017

Real title win "an incredible feeling" for Zidane

This season, Barca delivered in the big La Liga games, winning at Real and Atletico Madrid , but crucially lost matches against weaker teams like Alaves, Deportivo La ...

Jun 04 2017

Red Sox's Price earns 1st win

Boston Red Sox's Hanley Ramirez runs home after hitting a two-run home run against the Baltimore Orioles in the fifth inning of a baseball game, Saturday, June 3, 20...

Jun 04 2017

No Problem With Anil Kumble, People Making Up Issues: Virat Kohli

Kohli stressed that his relationship with Kumble had been a good one, in a period when India have won every series they have played, apart from one T20I series against ...

Jun 04 2017

Zinedine Zidane establishes dynasty as Real Madrid make history again

Of course, Real's win was about much more than the contribution of their Portugal forward. His impact was not lost on Juventus manager Max Allegri, who highlighted th...

Jun 04 2017

Red Sox Put LHP Rodriguez On DL After Fall In Bullpen

This injury is nothing new for Rodriguez . While it's far from clear at this point how long Rodriguez will be out, the absence means the Boston rotation will again b...

Jun 04 2017

Gareth Bale: Winning Champions League in home city is 'dream come true'

Zinedine Zidane's men took control after the interval as Brazilian midfielder Casemiro's deflected shot restored the lead for the Spanish side. RM took one goal lead...

Jun 04 2017

AC Milan "in talks" for Moussa Dembele

From there he racked up 32 goals in 48 appearances which is hugely impressive considering he's still only 20-years-old. The Scottish champions value him at around £30m ($...

Jun 04 2017

Fitz's keys for game 2 'get ready for Cleveland's physicality'

Cleveland learned that the hard way in the opener, in which they turned the ball over 20 times, compared to Golden State's four, leading to a 21-6 deficit in points off t...

Jun 04 2017

Champions Trophy: India will be under pressure, not Pakistan, claims Sarfraz Ahmed

I don't know why people are creating issues. It's another young Pakistan cricketer on the big stage and that's really great. There is always pressure. The game was redu...

Jun 04 2017

Warriors star Stephen Curry a different player this NBA Finals

Cleveland even proved their ability to defeat the Celtics in a brutal way, they just did it in the conference finals. But it all starts from getting stops. With Golden St...

Jun 04 2017

Sarfraz promises to do something out of the box against India

However, Pakistan skipper Sarfraz Ahmed defended his decision of excluding the left-arm pacer on the eve of the match, saying, "It was four-five years ago that Junaid...