Stories about Sport

Jun 08 2017

Durant's late heroics power Warriors over Cavaliers

But what you might not have noticed is what happened after the play. The Cavs played well enough to win, but it's becoming clear that against these Warriors , anyth...

Jun 08 2017

Nick Fairley waiting on third opinion regarding heart condition

Fairley has sought a second and third opinion, and now both the defensive tackle and the Saints await the result of that opinion. "The things we know are this". The 32-...

Jun 08 2017

Penguins return home tied

Does home ice make a difference? "Then you give up the first goal". Those nondescript items, however, have started to acquire an nearly mythical status in the Stanley ...

Jun 08 2017

Cricket fan takes classic catch during Australia, New Zealand Champions Trophy washout

Kane Williamson , the New Zealand captain top-scored with exactly 100 after winning the toss in a match reduced by rain to 46 overs per side. Along with Kiwi skippe...

Jun 08 2017

Liverpool apologizes to Southampton after reportedly tapping up Virgil van Dijk

However, a person familiar with the situation said the Saints were unhappy with the media reports and, following a meeting of the club's hierarchy, asked the Premier...

Jun 08 2017

Former NFL, Indiana WR James Hardy found dead in river

Allen County Coroner's Office ID's body found in river yesterday as former National Football League player James Hardy III . Hardy played college football at the Uni...

Jun 08 2017

Penguins must find way to finish against Rinne

Teams have compiled an exhaustive scouting report on opponents, and everyone knows that Murray's weakness is his glove. "The first two games, we did a lot of good things"...

Jun 08 2017

Liverpool apologise for Virgil van Djik approach, end interest

Lazio supposedly want considerably more for the 25-year-old however, and it should also be stated that no British outlets are reporting the interest, aside from rehashing...

Jun 08 2017

Sailing: America's Cup semi-finals postponed due to high winds

Team New Zealand lead 3-1 in the first-to five contest. The sailors escaped unharmed but the boat suffered extensive damage, leaving the shore crew with a massive job t...

Jun 08 2017

Penguins to stick with goalie Matt Murray for Game 5

Game 5 is Thursday in Pittsburgh. Malkin has the most points in the playoffs with 26 and Crosby is second with 24. To me anyway. In the third period they looked exhau...

Jun 08 2017

Durant's dagger 3 lifts Warriors over Cavs 118-113 in Game 3

The Thunder's core, led by Kevin Durant , was so young and full of promise. The Cavaliers were leading 113-107 with 3:09 remaining, at home, and with LeBron James a...

Jun 08 2017

Troubled sleep, then a French Open dream for Bacsinszky

The red dirt might be Ostapenko's least favourite surface, but her Swiss opponent is quite at home on the courts of Roland Garros. The win is impressive for Jelena Ostap...

Jun 08 2017

Virat Kohli sole Indian in Forbes list of highest paid athletes

Forbes released its list of the "World's 100 Highest-Paid Athletes" for 2017 and a San Antonio Spurs player made the cut. Virat Kohli is ranked 89 in Forbes' list...

Jun 08 2017

Warriors rally past Cavs, go up 3-0 in NBA Finals

To see that go in, that was liberating, man. No team has ever overcome a 3-0 deficit, and it doesn't appear any team is equipped to hang with these Warriors , who ma...

Jun 08 2017

Durant, Warriors storm back to take Game 3 from Cavs

However, they turned things around and prevailed 118-113 in Game 3, meaning if they win the next one, they will be crowned champions. So maybe they thought they still had...

Jun 08 2017

Warriors' late rally buries Cavs in 3-0 NBA Finals hole

The top-seeded and undefeated Warriors, who can close out a flawless postseason run on Friday, boast a slew of weapons, most notably two-time reigning league MVP Stephen...

Jun 08 2017

Champions Trophy Warm-up Match: Bangladesh pacers remove Rohit-Ajinkya cheaply

He has recovered well in the last couple of days so I expect he will be fit. They kick off against Bangladesh at The Oval on Thursday and, while there is a lot of exp...

Jun 08 2017

Arsenal label Bellerin exit talks as 'wild speculation'

Simply tweeting: 'Don't believe everything you read...', Bellerin is surely taking a pop at the recent rumours appearing about his situation in both the Spanish and Bri...

Jun 08 2017

French Open semifinals: Halep-Pliskova, Bacsinszky-Ostapenko

A missed overhead smash left 2014 finalist Halep facing two break points in her first service game and, though she fought back to deuce, Svitolina did forge ahead 2-0. ...

Jun 08 2017

Alonso "will stay" at McLaren if it wins by September

The British outfit are "near our limit" , Brown added. Pushed on whether he would quit McLaren if the team does not win a race by September, Alonso added: "You can no...