Stories about Sport

May 11 2017

'Canelo' Shuts Out Chavez Jr, Will Meet 'GGG' in September

Canelo Alvarez will fight Gennady Golovkin for the unified middleweight title on September 16 . Alvarez had to relinquish his WBC belt to Golovkin (37-0, 33 KOs)...

May 11 2017

Rockets center Nene out for rest of playoffs with groin injury

Kawhi Leonard had a pretty bad looking ankle injury in Game 5 of Spurs-Rockets. This is only the second National Basketball Association playoff series in which teams spl...

May 11 2017

Eugenie Bouchard on Sharapova: 'Cheater,' should be banned for life

I didn't know when I would be back. It ruined it for me a little bit. STUTTGART , Germany (AP) - Maria Sharapova won her first match on her return from a 15-month dopi...

May 11 2017

San Antonio Spurs' Kawhi Leonard: 'I'm going to be able to play'

Houston led 99-94 with 2:33 remaining but the Spurs roared back to tie the game at 99 at the 1:37 mark on a layup by LaMarcus Aldridge after a Patty Mills 3-pointer. Wh...

May 11 2017

Queenslander golfer Cameron Smith claims maiden US PGA Tour victory

Smith and Blixt went the entire tournament without registering a bogey, and while 2016 Zurich champion Brian Stuard played all 54 holes without a bogey a year ago, Smith ...

May 11 2017

The Spurs Will Have to Continue Playoff Push Without Tony Parker

The Spurs announced that veteran guard Tony Parker has undergone successful surgery to fix his ruptured quad tendon, but there is no timetable for his recovery just y...

May 11 2017

Trump urges Russian Federation to 'rein in' Syria's Assad, Iran

Other former intelligence officials also described the access granted to the photographer as a potential security lapse, noting that standard screening for White House vi...

May 11 2017

Real Madrid Cruise Into Champions League Final Despite Atletico Defeat

Right near half-time, Real hit Atletico with a sucker punch as they scored a vital away goal. They know we face now the most hard part but it's handsome. "This perfor...

May 11 2017

Rangers boss Pedro Caixinha weighs up move for Will Vaulks

KENNY MILLER: The experienced captain, 37, gave Rangers fans a boost on Friday night when he signed a new one-year deal. Celtic dominated throughout at the home of ...

May 11 2017

Indians hold on for 3-2 victory over Tigers

Detroit heads off to begin a series at Oakland on Friday night, while the Indians continue their road trip at Kansas City. Seven of the 38 hits he has yielded over 37 1/...

May 11 2017

Favored Always Dreaming wins Kentucky Derby

An initial examination indicated no serious injury to the horse. Pletcher had saddled 2010 victor Super Saver and a year later Velazquez piloted Animal Kingdom to vic...

May 11 2017

George Hill out for Jazz-Warriors Game 2 with toe injury

On this night, the captivating, unbelievable scoring outburst from a smooth-shooting, lovable point guard happened 3,000 miles from Oracle Arena, as Boston's Isaiah Thoma...

May 11 2017

Tigers offense stalls in 3-2 loss to Indians

After the Indians scored three runs in the fourth on Jose Ramirez's triple and a sacrifice fly by Jason Kipnis, Miguel Cabrera opened Detroit's half of the fourth with...

May 11 2017

Ray Allen Responds to Celtics' "Area 21" Reunion Without Him

Allen left the Celtics for the Heat after the 2011-12 season - a move Glen "Big Baby" Davis described as "ring-hopping" - without talking to any of his Celtic teammates...

May 11 2017

Manchester United's Paul Pogba out of Manchester derby

The Frenchman hobbled off the pitch in the last few minutes of Sunday's 2-0 victory at Burnley. United are now involved in the race for top-four and will face local r...

May 11 2017

Real Madrid in Champions League final

Juventus' progress was good news for followers of our Champions League outright tips after we backed them at 12/1 each-way to go all the way at the beginning of the gro...

May 11 2017

Celtics' Isaiah Thomas: 'I can't be allowed to be held and grabbed'

The Celtics had 16 turnovers in Game 3 , and 18 in Game 4 . This time , after falling behind by 20 in the first quarter, the task was too tall. Celtics: F Amir John...

May 11 2017

Predators Claim Win Over Blues, NHL Playoffs

Ryan Ellis scored the first goal while fellow defenseman Roman Josi tallied the final marker. While the Blues held the Predators scoreless, just moments later, Cod...

May 11 2017

Don't Doubt We Can Beat Manchester United - Celta Vigo Star Issues Warning

I am thinking about the club and the players", Mourinho said. In the build-up to Thursday's Europa League first-round semi-final game against Anderlecht, which United w...

May 11 2017

Ronaldo destroys Atletico with semi-final hat-trick

A brilliant header in the 10th minute gave Real Madrid the lead. He scored in 20th minutes as well. "The team did a tremendous job". Ronaldo has scored 35 goals in ...