Stories about Sport

Jun 09 2017

Five players Predators need to step up in Game 6

Sidney Crosby, Penguins: Crosby's effort in Game 5 was as clutch as it gets, temporarily pushing some of his relatively forgettable efforts when the series was in Nashvi...

Jun 09 2017

Wawrinka comes back to beat Murray, reach French Open final

However, it seemed Murray gained the upperhand when he edged the third set. Murray admitted that Wawrinka was the stronger player in the end. Defeat at the hands of W...

Jun 09 2017

Olympics Shift: IOC Doubles Number Of Mixed-Gender Events, Adds 5 Sports

And while the moves will bring a net increase of 15 events, the board also cut athletes' quotas in a variety of sports, for a net loss of 285 athletes. The majority of th...

Jun 09 2017

Sarfraz confident Pakistan will bounce back against SA

Pakistan will be looking to bounce back from its humiliating defeat against India , when it takes on a strong and confident South Africa side in their second game of ...

Jun 09 2017

Wahab Riaz to be sent home due to injury

Yuvraj participated in 3 50-ver World Cups-2000 in South Africa, 2007 in West Indies and 2011 in India . The reasoning was simple: Pandya has the ability to smash the ba...

Jun 09 2017

Andre Iguodala hints he, Curry and Durant will re-sign with Warriors

None of that improvement has mattered. Right now, the Warriors' greatness is simply too great and not good for the National Basketball Association. They went on to wi...

Jun 09 2017

Real Madrid reveals 'Marcelo was drunk' during Real Madrid Champions League celebrations

So yes we will continue what we are doing for over the years - play better football and win matches", he added. Real beat Juventus 4-1 in the showpiece in Cardiff , ...

Jun 09 2017

Southampton 'to demand £75m for Virgil van Dijk'

Van Dijk would be Liverpool's most expensive ever signing - striker Andy Carroll having cost 35 million pounds in moving from Newcastle United in 2011. Liverpool have ...

Jun 09 2017

Stanley Cup Final turns into a sprint

Subban, who claimed Crosby was complaining about Subban's breath during a Game 3 run-in, just kind of sat there and took it. For Pittsburgh , Phil Kessel and Evg...

Jun 09 2017

Cristiano Ronaldo's top 5 Champions League goals

With the crowd in a frenzy, four-time Ballon d'Or victor Ronaldo - who finished the season with 42 goals in all competitions and as the Champions League's top scorer ...

Jun 09 2017

Warriors rest up, ready for Game 4

The other missed call came with 3.9 seconds remaining. The Warriors' team of All-Stars have been working in tandem to silence King James and his crew but Durant has b...

Jun 09 2017

AC Milan have reached agreement with Lazio over Keita, says agent

It was reported last night that Milan had reached a double deal with Lazio to buy Keita and Lucas Biglia for €50m plus bonuses and this appears to be confirmed. Keita, wh...

Jun 09 2017

Champions Trophy: Amla, Tahir lead South Africa past Sri Lanka

New Zealand really impressed me in terms of how it went about bowling to the likes of Finch and Warner in its washed out game. Sri Lanka were four overs short at the ...

Jun 09 2017

Andre Iguodala avenged LeBron's epic block with his own series-changing play

The Warriors forward stopped "The King" from releasing the ball, but James' right foot extended and hit him between the legs. The block sealed Golden State's 118-113 ...

Jun 09 2017

Murray says need to learn from US Open defeat to Nishikori

This match is a toss-up in my eyes, as Wawrinka does have the edge on clay and is playing better tennis overall, but it's tough to bet against Murray and that defense. ...

Jun 09 2017

Stanley Cup Final: Three keys to Game 5

Crosby finished the evening with three assists, pushing Pittsburgh to within one win of back-to-back Stanley Cups . Their #1 fan is, of course, country icon Carrie ...

Jun 09 2017

Durant's late heroics power Warriors against Cavaliers

He was the main reason why the Cavaliers kept it close in the first half, despite defensive breakdowns that yielded transition opportunities and opened 3-point looks ...

Jun 09 2017

Newcastle close to securing Chelsea youngster Abraham on loan

Chelsea will now be looking to loan him out to a Premier League outfit so that he can get experience and score goals at the highest level. The Magpies have been push...

Jun 09 2017

Milwaukee Brewers vs. San Francisco Giants

The Giants would respond with three runs in the top of the third to take a 3-1 lead. "It's tough to be as sharp as he was his last outing (eight shutout innings against...

Jun 09 2017

Penguins Cruise By Predators To Win Game 5

Game 5 of the Stanley Cup Final wasn't even a minute old when Sidney Crosby put his stamp on it. There was, apparently, some doubt over whether he would get the start,...