Stories about Sport

Jun 10 2017

Warriors make way for history with potential sweep of Cavaliers

You would think he would be comfortable in talking more about how they were down 3-1 past year, and came back to win the title and therefore have more conviction in being...

Jun 10 2017

Pittsburgh Steelers' Kicker Chris Boswell Ejected From Penguins Game

Despite the Penguins win, Boswell's experience was less-than-desired after he was ejected from the game. Boswell said on Twitter he was kicked out of the game for banging...

Jun 10 2017

India beat NZ by 45 runs in rain-hit CT warm-up

India will be without Yuvraj Singh and Rohit Sharma . He was taken to a hospital where he underwent multiple tests and was kept in observation for four to five hours, C...

Jun 10 2017

Warriors one game away from sweeping Cavs after Game 3 win

After Game 3, the numbers still look pretty good. The final result, however, still looked the same. The Warriors, who closed the game on an 11-0 run, are now one win aw...

Jun 10 2017

Kevin Durant closes in on title, the reason he signed with Warriors

Last year, Green was suspended for Game 5 of the Finals after replay showed he punched James in the groin area during a heated exchange in the second half. Smith's three-...

Jun 10 2017

Yuvraj's game-changing knock took the pressure off me: Kohli

Despite many interruptions due to rain, India scored 319 for three. The way Yuvi batted was the game-changing innings. He suffered from an ankle injury during big Indi...

Jun 10 2017

After almost missing French Open, Halep could win 1st major

As the clock ticked under a minute left in the fourth quarter, Durant secured a defensive rebound and dribbled the ball over to the left wing, where he pulled up and knoc...

Jun 10 2017

Mladenovic takes down Muguruza, Raonic upset

Mladenovic broke down in tears during her post-match speech to the crowd, telling her supporters: "The courage and the force you give me is just unimaginable. Open champi...

Jun 10 2017

Belmont Stakes up for grabs to end uneven Triple Crown

So most will wait for the 1⅛-mile Haskell, or the 1⅛-mile Jim Dandy or the 1¼-mile Travers, both run at Saratoga. Derby victor Always Dreaming and Preakness champ...

Jun 10 2017

Smith's focus on England despite Australia pay row

Australia will have no trouble keeping theirs sky high given that, unlike England , should they slip up here they will be out of the tournament. "I haven't played in ...

Jun 10 2017

Senate GOP paves way for ObamaCare repeal bill

But he added, "I'm seeing more and more clarity, and a narrower and narrower focus, and a smaller and smaller difference in the caucus". In the event of a 50-50 vote,...

Jun 10 2017

Astros score 5 in 9th to top Royals

Altuve's home run was off Kelvin Herrera (1-2) after Josh Reddick walked on four pitches. It goes so much when a team has a pitcher who can simply dominate. Braves 3,...

Jun 10 2017

Several Cavaliers 'Highly Agitated' By Stephen Curry's Game 3 Squat

With 45 seconds left on the clock, Durant dribbled up, launched a three from the left wing and buried it, giving the Warriors the 114-113 lead. A Cleveland columnist ...

Jun 10 2017

Dominic Thiem vs Novak Djokovic

He left Roland Garros past year having beaten Andy Murray in the final to complete a career Grand Slam and become the first man since Rod Laver in 1969 to hold all fo...

Jun 10 2017

Groenefeld eying another mixed doubles title in Paris

Bacsinszky fended off one with a swinging serve but Riga's finest made no mistake on the second, sending a forehand whistling into the corner to become the first Latvian ...

Jun 10 2017

Jets sign former Giants, Dolphins LB Spencer Paysinger

Paysinger turns 29 later this month, making him the sixth-oldest player on the Jets' roster. Contract details for Paysinger are not yet available, but he will not cost...

Jun 10 2017

Browns waive Tyvis Powell before scheduled first pitch at Indians game

He was cut by Seattle in the offseason before being picked up by the Browns. This report from cleveland.com indicates that the ceremonial first-pitch plans were coord...

Jun 10 2017

Kane looks to 'role model' Ronaldo

Kane is keen to emulate them by winning the top prize but insists it will have to come through collective success at Spurs. "For sure, who wouldn't want to win that big...

Jun 10 2017

Sailing - Sweden to face New Zealand in America's Cup Challenger final

As Outteridge steered his 50-foot foiling catamaran toward the finish line, onboard microphones picked him up saying, "Yeah, boys!" "My heart's with New Zealand " said...

Jun 10 2017

Cristiano Ronaldo Continues Fine Form as Portugal Destroy Latvia

The Real Madrid star netted twice in last week's Champions League final , but coach Fernando Santos has avoided the temptation to rest his key man. According to our ...