Stories about Sport

Jun 05 2017

Best coach in the world? Zidane thinks not, but confirms Madrid stay

Juve are also the first side ever to break the €100m barrier for Champions League revenue. "It's been a special season", said Ronaldo, who scored twice against Juve...

Jun 05 2017

Real Madrid hailed as 'Masters of the Universe' after crushing Juventus

Juve were deservedly level at half-time after Mario Mandzukic's wondergoal cancelled out Cristiano Ronaldo's opener, but the Serie A champions produced a listless display...

Jun 05 2017

Stanley Cup Final: Five keys to Game 3

Sidney Crosby and Evgeni Malkin long ago set the standard for homegrown talent in the Steel City, but a fresh-faced rookie is now the talk of the town. His goal and poin...

Jun 05 2017

Man U's Jose Mourinho makes history with Europa League win

The win preserved Mourinho's ideal record in major European finals, adding to his 2003 UEFA Cup victory with FC Porto, and his Champions League triumphs with the same c...

Jun 05 2017

Two-goal Ronaldo gives Real 12th European title

Already he is approaching Bob Paisley and Carlo Ancelotti's record of three European Cup / Champions League wins as manager, and in winning in Cardiff Zidane ha...

Jun 05 2017

Former NBA player, coach Derek Fisher accused of DUI after crash

Authorities said he flipped his vehicle on a California highway. CHP officials say Derek veered into the paved right shoulder of the 101 just east of the 405 interchang...

Jun 05 2017

Real Madrid retains UEFA Champions title

After an even first half in which Cristiano Ronaldo's crisp strike was canceled out by Mario Mandzukic's breathtaking and acrobatic volley (more on that below), Zine...

Jun 05 2017

How the football world reacted to Real Madrid retaining the Champions League

In doing so, he reached 600 career goals with plenty more surely to come. "The two goals in quick succession hurt us and we were not able to react", Allegri said. It ta...

Jun 05 2017

French Open set for new women's champ

If you're looking for a fourth round upset, Mladenovic could be a solid pick given the way she's hitting winners and the fact she's going to be a massive crowd favorite...

Jun 05 2017

Adams' slam, solo shot in 12th send Braves over Reds 6-5

The shortstop finished the day 3-for-5 with five RBI and is now batting.344/.432/.622 with nine home runs and 33 RBI in 48 games this season. "It's just a park where I ...

Jun 05 2017

JR Smith doesn't appreciate Draymond Green 'kicking people in the nuts'

The Warriors took their current 1-0 series lead with a 113-91 victory on June 1 at Oracle Arena. Here's what they have this time that they didn't have last time : ...

Jun 05 2017

Real Madrid celebrates 12th European Cup with fans in Spain

Ronaldo underscored his status as Europe's most lethal striker with the first and third goals as Real were crowned champions of Europe for a record-extending 12th time. I...

Jun 05 2017

Richard Jefferson: Cavs have no need for major changes after Game 1

They'll likely be better on Sunday night in Game 2 . Green and the Warriors now lead the Cavs 1-0 in 2017 NBA Finals , the third consecutive Finals meeting between t...

Jun 05 2017

Marlins' Volquez pitches first no-hitter of season

With the score 5-5, Dietrich doubled off Jorge De La Rosa (2-1), Bradley relieved and Ellis fouled off six consecutive two-strike pitches before taking a ball for a ful...

Jun 05 2017

Benintendi hits 2 HRs to help Red Sox beat Orioles 7-3

After hitting four home runs in the series opener Thursday, the Orioles used the long ball to take control against Porcello (3-7). Price gave up Manny Machado's 12th h...

Jun 05 2017

Witthoeft arrives late to French Open match

Muguruza was joined by Venus Williams , Svetlana Kuznetsova and Sam Stosur in exiting the tournament, meaning the women's event will have a new grand slam champion. A 6-...

Jun 05 2017

Gareth Bale celebrates UEFA Champions League title at home

They also successfully defended the Champions League title they won last season, becoming the first team to do so since UEFA changed the competition in 1992. Gonzalo Hi...

Jun 05 2017

Champions League final: Real Madrid's Ronaldo delivers against Juventus when it matters

However, Real and Ronaldo weren't to be denied, as further goals from Casemiro, Ronaldo and Marco Asensio meant the final 20 minutes were played out to a carnival atmos...

Jun 05 2017

Predators finally take bite out of Penguins in Stanley Cup Final

The Penguins missed on a golden opportunity to virtually put away Nashville in the series, but instead, they handed momentum back to the Predators . Even though the Pe...

Jun 05 2017

Buffon vows to take one more shot at winning Champions League

Two weeks ago Madrid celebrated its first Spanish league title in five years. "I feel like a young boy". "I love football. I have the chance to be with this great club,...