Stories about Sport

Jun 07 2017

Dick Advocaat starts 3rd stint in charge of Netherlands team

Netherlands - World Cup semifinalists in Brazil in 2014 - are fourth in Group A, six points behind leaders France . Ruud Gullit, a victorious member of the winning Eur...

Jun 07 2017

Lucky against Australia, need to win in Cardiff: Shakib

Chasing a moderate target of 183 runs, Australia were cruising at 83 for one from 16 overs. Smith's frustration was amplified by the fact they were just four overs aw...

Jun 07 2017

French Open women's quarterfinals get started

Ostapenko will meet 27-year-old Bacsinszky in their semi-final on Thursday - when both players celebrate their birthdays. Rain forced two different delays during Tuesda...

Jun 07 2017

Kevin Durant and Stephen Curry thriving together in NBA Finals

Kevin Durant wasn't wearing a Golden State jersey while his current teammates collapsed in last year's Finals. Durant's cumulative Game Score, a rough measure of over...

Jun 07 2017

Chelsea expect Eden Hazard to miss three months after ankle surgery

Hazard, who has broken his right ankle while training on worldwide duty with Belgium , has been heavily linked with the Champions League winners. Eden Hazard has fra...

Jun 07 2017

Garoppolo won't rule out contract extension

He started to appear in promotional events this offseason, indicating that he was close to a return, and it seems like he's back to 100% well before the 2017 season- and ...

Jun 07 2017

Kevin Durant's menacing defence leads the way for Warriors

No player has had a bigger impact on this series than Durant. It certainly sounds like Durant and James, with the two voices going in the order indicated by a source wh...

Jun 07 2017

Slater: Game 3 'is the danger game of the series'

I expect our crowd to have a new sense of energy that we haven't seen in the post-season. The Cavs were in a similar spot a year ago, when they were blown out in Games ...

Jun 07 2017

Cleveland Cavaliers weigh moving Iman Shumpert into starting line-up for Game 3

But that's our game. That's who we are. "And we're not going to change just pause we're playing Golden State". He and Smith engaged in a spirited game of 1-on-1 during th...

Jun 07 2017

Defoe praises Bournemouth ahead of expected transfer

The England worldwide suffered relegation with the Black Cats in the 2016-17 season, despite a productive campaign on a personal level that saw him score 15 league goals....

Jun 07 2017

Cavaliers hope to feed off energy of Cleveland fans during Game 3

Durant has been absolutely incredible on both ends, outplaying LeBron James in both games. Warriors: Durant's menacing defense leading the way OAKLAND, Calif . Whe...

Jun 07 2017

Stubborn Cavaliers must slow down the tempo to survive Game 3

Nothing encapsulated that better than one of the three moments that - besides James's incredible block on Andre Iguodala and Kyrie Irving's go-ahead 3-pointer - came ...

Jun 07 2017

Nebraska State Soccer Association investigating tournament

The organizers of the tournament are blaming the disqualification-not on Hernandez's haircut-but on a typo the registrar made. "Even though we had an insurance card and d...

Jun 07 2017

Sailing-New Zealand capsize in America's Cup semi with Britain

The capsize meant Land Rover BAR won the race, giving them some hope of recouping some of their deficit against New Zealand who are now leading 3-1 in the best-of-nin...

Jun 07 2017

Don't talk of Blues Origin dynasty: Daley

The size of Fifita and the skill that he brings; Aaron Woods is well accustomed at this level now and really needs a big performance for NSW - they really need to dom...

Jun 07 2017

Round trip: Mike Brown returns to Cleveland with Warriors

They committed 20 turnovers in Game 2 and still generated the most points scored against Cleveland this postseason. Durant and James are far from the first National B...

Jun 07 2017

India thrash Pakistan at Edgbaston in the ICC Champions Trophy 2017

Therefore, ahead of every clash between the arch-rivals, often during a world tournament, there was context and anticipation. The Indian Express called the triumph the ...

Jun 07 2017

Assault accusation made against Rex and Rob Ryan

Rex and Rob Ryan are being accused of assault by a man who has filed a police report over an incident that took place over the weekend in Nashville. "It happened so q...

Jun 07 2017

FBI Reportedly Suspects Russian Hackers Planted Fake News Story Behind Qatar Crisis

In response to the Kuwaiti leader's urging, Sheikh Tamim Bin Hamad al-Thani of Qatar agreed to postpone a speech about the crisis to await the result of the mediation, th...

Jun 07 2017

CT 2017: Skipper Virat Kohli calls for improvement in fielding

While Indian media rejoiced in the "Mother of all Mismatches", Pakistan newspapers held nothing back in their criticism. "The higher officials take care of those matter...