Stories about Sport

Jun 08 2017

Murray must up game to defeat Wawrinka in Paris

The 31-year-old Spaniard, like Wawrinka and Thiem, hasn't dropped a set at the tournament. He trails Murray in head-to-head meetings 10-7 and lost to the Briton in fo...

Jun 08 2017

Bill Belichick says Patriots follow National Football League injury report rules

So Butler showed up for voluntary workouts, intent on putting his best foot forward, no matter how much it stings. He's kind of picked up on all of that stuff. Some of th...

Jun 08 2017

Warriors pull off late comeback to shock the Cavaliers

Kevin Durant wasn't wearing a Golden State jersey while his current teammates collapsed in last year's Finals. Showing off his ability to spin in shots high off th...

Jun 08 2017

French Open 2017: Men's results - Day 9

The 27-year-old Nishikori needed nearly four hours to win 7-5 6-4 6-7 (4-7) 0-6 6-4 in a third-round match finished on Sunday after the previous day's rain delay. "I just...

Jun 08 2017

Romanian tennis ace Simona Halep reaches Roland Garros quarterfinals

The Czech edged a marathon 77-minute first set against 28th seed Garcia in a tie-break, having failed to convert an earlier set point at 5-3. - Third-seeded Romanian S...

Jun 08 2017

Reported Man United target makes announcement about his future

It wasn't all bad news for the club as the Court of Arbitration reduced the fine imposed on the club from 900,000 Swiss Francs to 550,000. On Thursday it was announced...

Jun 08 2017

Djokovic in 'whole new situation' after Paris embarrassment

Busta, a first-time Grand Slam quarter-finalist, complained of pain in his lower abdomen and requested assistance from the physician during the first set. Nadal, the four...

Jun 08 2017

CT2017: Sri Lanka opt to field against India

Danushka Gunathilaka has been named as Kapugedera's replacement and he is expected to be drafted straight into the playing XI , with Gunathilaka likely to take Tharanga...

Jun 08 2017

Why do the Golden State Warriors wear No. 42 on their jerseys?

The Cavaliers fell is Game 2 , 132-113, despite LeBron James' eighth NBA Finals triple double and 27 points from Love. "You guys asked me, 'What was the difference...

Jun 08 2017

LeBron James says he's not worn out guarding Kevin Durant

After J.R. Smith drained a 3-pointer with 3:09 left for a 113-107 advantage, the Cavs missed eight shots. Cleveland was physical on defense. "We know how hard it is t...

Jun 08 2017

LeBron James: Warriors' 'firepower' probably most I've seen

His addition to the mix has made the Warriors a seemingly unbeatable offensive juggernaut that features three of the best scorers in the league. Curry had 26 points, ...

Jun 08 2017

LeBron James on Game 3: "We got to protect home"

They are, in short, working off the short list of ideas - hoping the Warriors shoot terribly and fall behind early, and/or become intimidated by a loud and understandab...

Jun 08 2017

Pepe confirms Real Madrid exit and fall out with Zidane

Pepe has won three La Liga titles and three Champions Leagues in his decade in Spain . But he has fallen out of favor with coach Zinedine Zidane . While Zidane is re...

Jun 08 2017

Need to learn from US Open defeat to Nishikori, says Murray

Nishikori out-dueled Murray in a five-set classic at last year's US Open and looked capable of a repeat success as he rolled through the opening set. The seventh seed p...

Jun 08 2017

NBA Finals Game 3 score and chat

With Game 3 of the NBA Finals taking place tonight, LeBron James is dismissing the idea he's exhausted from guarding Kevin Durant . "We played against good teams...

Jun 08 2017

Pride at stake for Pakistan

Afridi was also scathing on his attack on the Pakistani batsmen, who could muster just 164 runs. Pakistan captain Sarfraz Ahmed won the toss in what was the opening...

Jun 08 2017

Pepe unhappy with Real Madrid exit

Navas came under fire from the Madrid media following a number of mistakes earlier on in the season and the club were set on signing a replacement in the summer as th...

Jun 08 2017

Paul Simpson leads England to World Cup final

Solanke and Lookman have been two of the stand-outs for England, who arrived without a victory in the tournament since 1997 - when Michael Owen scored in a 1-0 win over...

Jun 08 2017

No clear path emerges in AFC meeting on 'merger'

The AIFF constitution was amended to keep it in line with the Federation Internationale de Football Association and the AFC Constitution and to clarify and modify certa...

Jun 08 2017

3 Michigan State players charged in campus sexual assault case — Sports Briefly

The report said Dantonio "took prompt and decisive action" with respect to the January incident that has led to criminal charges. - Tony Gerdeman (@TonyGerdeman) June...