Stories about Sport

Jun 08 2017

Kevin Durant Drained The Biggest Shot Of His Life

Big play: Kevin Durant landed a three-pointer with 45 seconds left on the clock. And if you didn't believe that before Wednesday night, surely you do today. Whether o...

Jun 08 2017

Imperious Nadal chasing French Open decima

Djokovic dropped served four times and required nine set points to claim the second set against a player who had only won 10 games in their previous three encounters. "...

Jun 08 2017

It looks like Ibrahimovic's Man United future has been decided

United have the option of exercising a 12-month extension to Ibrahimovic's one-year deal, which is up at the end of the month. When Zlatan Ibrahimovic suffered a seri...

Jun 08 2017

The Warriors have a Game 3 problem

It wasn't enough. Durant, Klay Thompson , and Stephen Curry combined for 87 points, including 15 threes, and the Warriors got the 118-113 Game 3 win on the road. "...

Jun 08 2017

Manchester United FC top Forbes' most valuable football teams list

According to the USA business magazine, United have generated revenues of 593 million pounds during the 2015-16 season despite the club's failure to finish in the top fou...

Jun 08 2017

Dominic Thiem sends defending champion Novak Djokovic crashing out

The women's quarter-finals were interrupted twice by showers in the afternoon, and the two men's singles matches on the schedule were moved to Wednesday. Thiem took over ...

Jun 08 2017

Intel Unveils Drones for Advanced Pitch Analysis at ICC Champions Trophy 2017

All these three players were sat out on the final ODI match against South Africa . "We have four to five players who have been playing together for the last 10 to 12...

Jun 08 2017

Ryan Lochte and Fiancée Kayla Rae Reid Welcome Baby Boy

The two met at the club Bootsy Bellows in West Hollywood. "We want something unique", he said. "That's not me." Lochte said. "I'm a fighter, always have been, and alway...

Jun 08 2017

Departing champion Muguruza breaks down in tears

Of the top seeds in Paris , Muguruza got the toughest draw of them all, having to open against former champion Francesca Schiavone, navigate from a set and a break down ...

Jun 08 2017

Who's who, what's at stake in Britain's unexpected election

Polls are open from 7 a.m.to 10 p.m. While most still expect a Conservative victory, predictions of the margin vary widely, and one shock forecast model even predicted ...

Jun 08 2017

Rain lashes through Roland Garros; man struggles to use umbrella

It was just today it was just unusual how it came about". Reiterating his healthy routine, Djokovic , who is now in Paris for the prestigious French Open , said that ...

Jun 08 2017

Liverpool should pounce on Shaw deal... which Man United could regret

The Europa League victory will not mask over the weaknesses that undid United in their pursuit of challenging for the Premier League title and, indeed earning a Ch...

Jun 08 2017

NBA Finals Game 3: Open Thread

They moved to the brink of that with a 118-113 victory over the Cleveland Cavaliers on Wednesday in Game 3 of the NBA Finals . He scored 39 points - the most on th...

Jun 08 2017

Facing Nadal? Toughest match to imagine, says Thiem

On the women's side, the top two seeds advanced on Wednesday as well. "The win here past year has brought a lot of different emotions", Djokovic said after the match. [...

Jun 08 2017

Golden State Warriors: Kevin Durant has NBA Finals defining moment

Golden State never won again. We got to this point playing our way. "I thought we were much more physical, we had bodies on bodies and we have to do that against thos...

Jun 08 2017

LeBron James takes hard fall but bounces back to lead Cavs

One of the options Lue has heading into Wednesday's Game 3 is to bench struggling starting guard JR Smith for Iman Shumpert, who played well defensively in Game 2 but wor...

Jun 08 2017

Warriors tune out 16-0 talk, focus on Cavs

Rather than reach back to last year's championship comeback for a confidence boost, James' focus is on figuring out what Cleveland must do to change its fortunes agains...

Jun 08 2017

Perfect shot: Durant's late 3 gives Warriors 3-0 Finals lead

James has been playing at a ridiculously high level in the NBA Finals. Sure, James still notched his record-tying eighth career Finals triple-double and Kevin Love ...

Jun 08 2017

Durant helps Warriors into 3-0 series lead

They muscled into the paint for tough shots. Golden State closed the game in Cleveland on an 11-0 run to win 118-113, with perhaps no basket bigger than Kevin Dura...

Jun 08 2017

Messi agrees new deal to stay at Barcelona until 2021

However, after the 29-year-old's father and agent - Jorge Mendes - flew to Catalunya to help the seemingly stalled negotiations get back on track alongside club president...