Stories about Sport

Jun 07 2017

Everything is on the table for the 0-2 Cavaliers

But if you've watched this series closely, the idea has emerged that no matter what the Cavaliers do, it won't be enough, even with LeBron James generating triple-d...

Jun 07 2017

How not to tame Golden State

The Cleveland Cavaliers have until Wednesday to figure out Durant, who has scored 71 points in the series and has the look of a player who is bound the lift the Larry...

Jun 07 2017

There's A Secret Rap Song Featuring LeBron James & Kevin Durant

If you go in and create this player and he can do everything he wants to do, you're probably going to create Kevin Durant . "So, he's special. Both of those guys are s...

Jun 07 2017

Top seed Kerber suffers French Open first-round defeat

This match is special to me. I'm disappointed, for sure. "My father did not like it that I throw my racket, I think". Kvitova was easily the story of day one in the Fr...

Jun 07 2017

Nadal through to semis as Carreno Busta quits

But that was because fellow Spaniard Pablo Carreno Busta retired with injury when 6-2 2-0 behind. Carreno Busta received treatment for what appeared to be an abdomina...

Jun 07 2017

Pandya, Johnson guide Mumbai to third title

After 46 days of intense action, the Indian Premier League came to a close on Sunday with the Mumbai Indians winning a thriller of a game against the Rising Pune Super...

Jun 07 2017

Arsene Wenger to reveal his Arsenal future

The Gunners sealed a 2-1 win over Chelsea at Wembley in the FA Cup final on Saturday evening, lifting the trophy for a record 13th time. That came on the back of ...

Jun 07 2017

Golden: Durant's dominance has made NBA Finals a mismatch

The Cleveland Cavaliers have gotten plenty of production from "The Big Three" of small forward LeBron James , point guard Kyrie Irving and power forward Kevin Lov...

Jun 07 2017

Cavaliers Limp Home Following Pair Of NBA Finals Shellackings

They're going to try to get more offensive rebounds . "But you know it's definitely possible". In Game 2, they packed the middle with defenders - and let the Warriors' ...

Jun 07 2017

Romelu Lukaku in talks with another club ahead of likely Everton exit

I don't want to stay at the same level. "Whatever happens, you guys (the media) will know". "My agent is now talking to a club". " I know what's going on, but I'll le...

Jun 07 2017

FA bans two England fans for life after Dortmund incidents

In all, 27 members have seen their ESTC membership suspended for varying lengths of time, with six handed written warnings and another case still pending. The body did re...

Jun 07 2017

Champions Trophy: Australia vs Bangladesh, match abandoned due to rain

And just as they announced a restart would take place at 8.30pm, the rain began again and Australia is now facing a must-win clash against England at Edgbaston on Sat...

Jun 07 2017

England seal semi-final spot

It means they can afford to lose their final group match, against Australia on Saturday, and still qualify for the last four. Liam Plunkett took four for 55 as New...

Jun 07 2017

The Warriors are ripping up every bit of National Basketball Association history

In fact, the only player to record a negative plus-minus in more than 10 minutes of game time was Shaun Livingston, with a -10, a fair representation of just how solid ...

Jun 07 2017

Big man Pachulia has Georgia on his mind in NBA Finals

We got to this point playing our way. A team that plays both sides of the ball equally well and constantly looks to run-and-gun, playing in a track meet for all four qu...

Jun 07 2017

More than 1500 injured in panic after Champions League soccer game

Real Madrid have achieved the impossible. The partying Real Madrid players left Cardiff , Wales, the venue where they dismantled a Juventus side famed for its imm...

Jun 07 2017

Cavaliers hope to make U-turn with return home

The Cavs came back from deficits of 2-0 and 3-1 to beat the Warriors a year ago, but that was before Golden State added Durant. Don't expect any difference when the ser...

Jun 07 2017

Cavs have been here before, but this Warriors team different

The Warriors won the series opener 113-91 and clinched the second game 132-113 to take a 2-0 lead in the best-of-seven Finals, leaving the Cavs with little room for error...

Jun 07 2017

Djokovic advances into French Open qaurters

Nadal is in a record-equalling 11th quarter-final at Roland Garros and 31st at all the majors. "Probably I didn't play as well as I did the other day, but I still pla...

Jun 07 2017

NBA Finals -- Warriors crush Cavaliers, 132-113, to take 2-0 lead

It felt that way a year ago, too, but these Warriors are different. Kevin Durant is growing a little exhausted of questions about his ability to play defense. Does it...