Stories about Sport

Jun 06 2017

Warriors Set Consecutive Playoff Wins Record In NBA Finals Game 2 Victory

Coach Steve Kerr was back on the bench for the Warriors after missing the past 11 games due to complications from back surgery. The 51-year-old American, last year's ...

Jun 06 2017

Warriors take 2-0 series lead with 132-113 win over Cavaliers

The Cavs come home down 2-0 in the NBA Finals, after losing to the Golden State Warriors on Sunday. "He's a great defender", Curry said. But the three-time Nati...

Jun 06 2017

New Zealand make solid start before rain delay

Set a revised target of 235 off 33 overs after dismissing the Black Caps for 291, Australia were struggling at 3-53 when rain fell again in the ninth over - with 20 ove...

Jun 06 2017

NBA Finals ratings highest since Jordan's last title in 1998

The Warriors earned favored status over Cleveland in the NBA Finals then dominated Games 1 and 2, showing the feared talent and stylistic advantages. "We leave everyt...

Jun 06 2017

James Milner: Liverpool winning a trophy is the next step

The Reds consolidated fourth spot with a 3-0 home victory over Middlesbrough in the final game of the season on Sunday to finish above Arsenal and Manchester United ...

Jun 06 2017

Johnson earns 83rd career victory, ties Yarborough

But the seven-time Cup champion wants one more piece of the NASCAR record book. Johnson began the race at the rear of the field after his Hendrick Motorsports team ch...

Jun 06 2017

Texas A&M beats Houston 4-3 for another super regional berth

A&M led Houston 4-1 entering the top of the ninth, until a couple of missed opportunities led to two runners on-base with two outs for the Cougars. Baine Schoenvogel led ...

Jun 06 2017

Bonino tests injured foot, scratched in Game 4

And then came Gaudreau's goal, confirmed only after the horn sounded and officials reviewed the play. What was initially called a save by Murray was overturned when the...

Jun 06 2017

Sir Alex: Man Utd Europa win will lift the city

Mourinho is entitled to be enjoying himself after one match, the Europa League final, changed his whole season. Given the fact that the Super Cup is between the winne...

Jun 06 2017

Brits retire from America's Cup trials race with damage

Despite only needing to cross the startline to collect the second point, Burling said the team made a decision to stay out on the race course a bit longer to get in as mu...

Jun 06 2017

Rafa Nadal moves to Men's Singles quarter-finals

With all the generosity one could muster, it probably will not be Pablo Carreno Busta , who took 4hr 17min to defeat Milos Raonic over five gruelling sets on Sunday fo...

Jun 06 2017

Indian media celebrates win by rubbing it in Pakistan's face

Despite repeated interruptions by the rain gods, India crushed arch-rivals Pakistan by 124 runs in their opening Champions Trophy game. Yuvraj Singh put in a ...

Jun 06 2017

Win over Pakistan emphatic start for title defence, says Yuvraj Singh

Skipper Virat Kohli hit a blistering 81 as India thrashed Pakistan by 124 runs in a rain-affected game on Sunday at Edgbaston . The damage was done in the last ove...

Jun 06 2017

Stanley Cup Final tickets will go fast

Campbell Bowl. Colton Sissons scored his third goal of the night with six minutes left, and the Predators eliminated the Anaheim Ducks with a 6-3 win in Monday's ...

Jun 06 2017

Amla's classy ton helps SA see off Sri Lanka

Opting to bowl first, Sri Lanka adapted well to the conditions, restricting South Africa to only six fours and one six in the first 20 overs. The entire top six in th...

Jun 06 2017

Gareth Bale: Real Madrid star reacts to Champions League win in Cardiff

Sporting a newly cropped haircut, Ronaldo was the star of a spectacular lights and firework show as 81,000 fans crammed into Real's Santiago Bernabeu stadium. Ronaldo rea...

Jun 06 2017

India crushes Pakistan in Champions Trophy contest

He made Pakistan punish for the indiscipline as he smashed three boundaries and a six in the next three overs. Pakistan's crushing 124-run loss to title-holders In...

Jun 06 2017

England, New Zealand Seek Tightened Security Ahead Of Match

But this time around, following two years of impressive progress in one-day cricket and a fine victory over Bangladesh in the tournament opener, Morgan believes En...

Jun 06 2017

Google Doodle marks start of ICC Champions Trophy with addictive game

Tamim´s fellow left-handed opener Soumya Sarkar should have been out for 11 when he turned Jake Ball off his pads only for Moeen Ali to drop a two-handed catch at square ...

Jun 06 2017

Rory McIlroy says he'll return from rib injury at U.S. Open

You can't say the guy hasn't had a good year - getting married and signing a big-time equipment deal with TaylorMade surely will mean this year conjures good memories...