Stories about Sport

Jun 06 2017

NASCAR trying to increase passing for Coca-Cola 600

Elliott started third and looked like a strong contender for NASCAR's longest race. Once the vehicle was pushed back into the stall, the team fumbled around trying to...

Jun 06 2017

Andy Murray wary of Karen Khachanov test

He said: "It was a bad tragedy in London, also in Manchester". Murray, last year's runner-up, will take on Karen Khachanov . I'm sure everybody would join me in sharing...

Jun 06 2017

Sewage tanker bomb kills at least 80

More than 50 cars were also either destroyed or damaged. US President Trump offered his deepest condolences for the victims to Afghan President Ashraf Ghani in a phone ...

Jun 06 2017

1-year-old Akron boy dies after suspected opioid overdose

The boy had regained consciousness while in hospital after being administered an additional dose of naloxone, but subsequently died. Carter was wanted on a felony warrant...

Jun 05 2017

Cardinals get swept as former teammate delivers game winning hit

On another night, Stephen Piscotty's three-run homer (-.241) is enough, but times have changed, even from just last week. Maddon pushed all the right buttons Saturday, ...

Jun 05 2017

Warriors take 2-0 series lead in NBA Finals

It is performance art, and watching Durant and Steph Curry together occasionally moves the viewer to a place near levitation. The Finals was supposed to be ultimate t...

Jun 05 2017

Kevin Durant, Stephen Curry help Warriors take 2-0 series lead

Cleveland Cavaliers forward LeBron James tied former Los Angeles Lakers point guard Magic Johnson on Sunday night in Game 2 of the NBA Finals with the eighth tripl...

Jun 05 2017

Warriors take down Cavaliers in style in Game 2 of National Basketball Association final

That was the Portland series. And through two games, that pitch has borne out. "It motivates us to win for him". "The talent on the floor in this series is just unbelie...

Jun 05 2017

Finn replaces injured Woakes in England squad

The Middlesex man also took part in the ODI series between England and South Africa that preceded the ICC Champions Trophy. Rivals Australia and New Zealand shared ...

Jun 05 2017

Champions Trophy 2017: India beat Pakistan by 124 runs

But Pakistan were passive opponents, awful in the field, flaky under crucial catches and unable to mount a credible chase when asked to pursue 289 in 41 overs on Duckwort...

Jun 05 2017

Warriors Sock Cavs in Game 2, Take Command in NBA Finals

Just as in game one at Oracle Arena, it was Kevin Durant and Stephen Curry who took charge for the Warriors. Klay Thompson shook off a shooting slump to score 22 ...

Jun 05 2017

Emotional Muguruza criticises Roland Garros crowd

I don't know how to explain. "I love this tournament no matter what happens", she added. Mixing deft drop shots with huge blows from the baseline, Mladenovic showed n...

Jun 05 2017

Golden State Warriors vs Cleveland Cavaliers

Although this one was closer for longer than Cleveland's 22-point loss in Game 1, the Warriors haven't been nervous in either game and were able to laugh off 20 turno...

Jun 05 2017

Jimmie Johnson Ties Cale Yarborough On All-Time Wins List At Monster Mile

I can't speak for him, specifically, but I can speak for the message", added Brad. "I'll take the lucky days anytime, I can because there have been plenty of times where ...

Jun 05 2017

Big Triple G-Alvarez title fight to be in Las Vegas

Regardless of who wins, the Golden Boy is already guaranteeing a great fight-which is something that was definitely not delivered last month-between two great fighters: "...

Jun 05 2017

Racial Grafitti Sprayed on Lebron James' Brentwood Home

She said titling the report as such is "very important due to the fact that it was a racial slur that was painted on his gate, and the Department takes hate crimes ex...

Jun 05 2017

Durant and Curry dominate for Game 2

At halftime, the coach asked Stephen Curry to stop worrying about his turnovers and play with joy and passion. Kevin Durant dominated for the second straight game ...

Jun 05 2017

Hull City on verge of appointing Marco Silva's successor

Slutsky was forced to retire from playing football at the age of 19 due to a serious knee injury he sustained after falling out of a tree. Luckily, he has made a pretty d...

Jun 05 2017

Svitolina advances to French Open quarterfinals

PARIS World number one Andy Murray made short work of unseeded Russian Karen Khachanov to reach the French Open quarter-finals with a clean-as-you-like 6-3 6-4 6...

Jun 05 2017

French Open Day 8: Mladenovic ousts Muguruza

The Spaniard won the second set 6-3, taking it to a decider - a big feat considering the crowd, firmly behind their local player, jeered between Muguruza's first and seco...