Stories about Sport

May 11 2017

Punjab beats RCB to keep play-off hopes alive

After ending up being the runners up last season, RCB are now languishing at the bottom in the points table after two wins and a draw from 13 matches. The match began...

May 11 2017

Chelsea officially qualifies for Champions League

The Blues need nine points from their last four games to ensure they hold off Tottenham and are crowned English champions, although less will do it if Tottenham stumble. ...

May 11 2017

Emre Can's wonder strike helps Liverpool defeat Watford

Callum Molyneaux explains why, with just three games of the season left to go, Liverpool's win over Watford is a massive step towards Champions League qualification. "Tod...

May 11 2017

Judge Erases Murder Conviction Against Former NFL Player Aaron Hernandez

In court filings last week, they produced two pieces of evidence they said bolstered their argument. On May 9, a judge threw out Hernandez's murder conviction, citing...

May 11 2017

Conte entertains as Chelsea closes in on EPL title

Their nearest rivals, Tottenham Hotspur, can only watch and hope after they dropped points in a defeat at West Ham United last Friday and do not play again until Sunday ...

May 11 2017

Mets suspend Harvey 3 days for violating team rules

The Mets may learn Sunday the prognosis for shortstop Asdrubal Cabrera , who left Saturday's game in the third inning with a left thumb injury suffered while he was divi...

May 11 2017

Lynn has full control of his ability as a batsman - Narine

But the day belonged to Narine, whose half century came off just 15 balls. Head hit two sixes and a four from the final three deliveries as RCB took 21 runs in the fina...

May 11 2017

We Must Be Cautious Of Atletico, Ramos Warns Teammates

Superb showings against Sporting Gijon and Deportivo La Coruna followed in the Primera Division and, in Europe, his inclusion in the absence of the injured Gareth Bale ...

May 11 2017

Curry's 30 lead Warriors to sweep after 121-95 win over Jazz

It didn't matter to the Warriors , who destroyed both teams on their path to the Western Conference Finals , where they await the victor of the Rockets-Spurs' series...

May 11 2017

NFL Draft: Who did the Browns pick?

The Browns finished 31st defensively in 2016, 30th in points allowed and 29th in sacks per pass play. But for whatever reason, the Browns didn't think he was the right pl...

May 11 2017

Andy Robertson says Hull need to 'dig deep' after disappointing Sunderland loss

The Swans are now one point clear of the bottom three after their 1-0 win at Everton, combined with Hull City's 2-0 loss against the Black Cats, saw the Welsh outfit leap...

May 11 2017

Wenger says exit from Champions League wouldn't harm contract talks

Reacting to the defeat , Mourinho who made eight changes from his team that beat Celta Vigo in the semifinals of the Europa League on Thursday, praised his team for thei...

May 11 2017

Cavs take commanding 3-0 lead over Raptors with Game 3 win

Kyrie Irving scored 16 points and Kyle Korver had 14 for the Cavaliers , who have posted three straight double-digit wins over Toronto . Meanwhile, the Raptors mi...

May 11 2017

Saturday Premier League betting update

Sigurdsson has scored two free kicks this season, including one in the last match against Manchester United - since his Premier League debut in January 2012, he has sco...

May 11 2017

Reds inch closer to Champions League

A lack of midfield creativity and incisive passing from deep meant it was a pretty comfortable half for the Hornets, but Can's stunning strike changed the dimension of th...

May 11 2017

Maria Sharapova marches on, Johanna Konta falls to Anastasija Sevastova in Stuttgart

Five-time Grand Slam victor Sharapova's world ranking points expired during her suspension for testing positive for meldonium. "I don't think that's right", Bouchard,...

May 11 2017

"Golden state" in a step from conference finals

Kevin Durant scored 38 points and Golden State Warriors withstood a determined Utah Jazz effort to win 102-91 on Saturday to take a commanding 3-0 lead in their National ...

May 11 2017

Real beat Atleti 4-2 on aggregate, face Juventus in UCL final

Madrid defeated Atletico in the final a year ago and in 2014, and also eliminated the crosstown opponent in the quarterfinals in 2015. Sweeping irresistibly forward, ...

May 11 2017

WTA chief defends Sharapova's wildcard handouts

They say players should work their way back up the rankings by competing at smaller tournaments and through the qualifying stages of the bigger events, not by being given...

May 11 2017

Dhawan credits his IPL performance for inclusion in Champions Trophy squad

The decision was taken here at a Board of Control for Cricket in India's (BCCI) special general meeting. "I'm looking forward to Champions Trophy". At a time where fing...