Stories about Sport

Jun 05 2017

Returning Real Madrid received as living 'legends'

Not content with consecutive Champions League titles and a drought-ending La Liga crown, Cristiano Ronaldo quickly turned his attention to individual honours and the ...

Jun 05 2017

Ronaldo comes full circle in Cardiff to cement legacy

The Frenchman recalled previous criticism when he said: "I don't want to say I'm very good because before I was scandalously bad as a coach and now I'm supposed to be the...

Jun 05 2017

Newcastle monitoring situation of Arsenal 27-year-old

Having spent the majority of last season as Nacho Monreal's deputy at Arsenal, Kieran Gibbs could be considering ending his 13-year association with the north London cl...

Jun 05 2017

NBA Finals 2017 Cavaliers vs. Warriors FREE livestream Game 2

There is a chance Warriors coach Steve Kerr , out since game three of the playoffs with complications after 2015 back surgery, could return Sunday. But Bogut checked i...

Jun 05 2017

Champions Trophy: India thrashes Pakistan by 124 runs

Asked to bat, the Indians rode on a power-packed performance by the top order to post a challenging total of 319/3 in an innings affected by rain twice - and consequent...

Jun 05 2017

Rain rescues Australia in Champions Trophy

Pat Cummins , however, proved expensive, his first five overs costing 52 runs, with New Zealand opener Luke Ronchi severe on the paceman during a dashing 65. "The las...

Jun 05 2017

Bowlers give India strong chance to defend CT title: Laxman

South Africa are now the No.1 ODI team followed by Australia and India. It sparked laughter during a press briefing at The Oval yesterday, the day before Bangladesh's...

Jun 05 2017

Champions Trophy: Rain rescues Australia against New Zealand at Edgbaston

Electing to bat first, New Zealand had put up a healthy total of 291 runs in 45 overs. Williamson underscored his status as one of the players to watch in this tourna...

Jun 05 2017

Cavaliers to bring back sleeved black jerseys from '16 Finals

After the Warriors took a commanding 2-0 series lead with a 132-113 win in Game 2, James once again faced the music inside the Cavs locker room. No other player has mor...

Jun 05 2017

'Happy' Bale aims for more trophies at Real Madrid

With its third European title in four seasons, coach Zinedine Zidane has re-established Madrid as the premier team on the continent. Here's a look at the key stats ...

Jun 05 2017

Juventus fans injured in Turin

The source of the sound was not known but ANSA said it may have been a firecracker. Emergency services were seen arriving to attend to the casualties with about 400 peo...

Jun 05 2017

Draymond Green Takes Blame For Warriors' 2016 NBA Finals Defeat

James has been on the losing end of Game 1 of the Finals seven times in eight tries. A big sequence got the Warriors there: Kevin Love made a 3-pointer to get Cle...

Jun 05 2017

Cavs try to adjust on both ends

But that wasn't enough. June 7, 2015; Oakland , CA, USA; Cleveland Cavaliers forward LeBron James (23). - Not happy about blowing a 3-1 series lead in the Fina...

Jun 05 2017

Nadal marches on in pursuit of 10th French Open title

The 14-time major victor is yet to drop a set, conceding just six games in the last two rounds as he strives to become the first man to win 10 titles at a single Grand Sl...

Jun 05 2017

Bucket list: Earnhardt seeking Coca-Cola 600 victory

He recalls his days as a teenager, breaking into the track with buddies and hotwiring golf carts until they were chased off by approaching headlights. Fan favourite Dale...

Jun 05 2017

Cavaliers try to adjust after Game 1 beating against Warriors

Since then, assistant coach Mike Brown has been Golden State's acting coach and the Warriors have responded with 11 wins in a row, their total of 13 matching the longes...

Jun 05 2017

Warriors blow out Cavaliers again in Game 2

Golden State's other Splash Brother has made far more brick sounds than swishes so far this postseason but it's work on the defensive end that has stood out most and been...

Jun 05 2017

Juventus goalkeeper Gianluigi Buffon to play one more season

AC Milan were the last team to retain Europe's top prize when they triumphed in 1989 and 1990. That made Ronaldo the second man to score in three finals, after Alfre...

Jun 05 2017

It was probably one of our worst bowling displays: Smith

A royal chance for an upset beckoned, but the Birmingham rain doused their hopes and saw the points shared. Australia struggled and lost three wickets in nine overs...

Jun 05 2017

Warriors stomp Cavs in Kerr's return, take 2-0 lead

Love gave the Cavs a needed second offensive threat with 27 points but against a team filled with a pair of former MVPs in Stephen Curry and Kevin Durant , two other 2...