Stories about Sport

Jun 11 2017

Cavaliers ruin Golden State's flawless postseason with historic Game 4

So we're in a great spot, and now we have to capitalize. There doesn't seem to be anything that rattles them, so it should be no surprise that on the verge of being swe...

Jun 11 2017

Majority Of Conservatives Want May To Resign As Prime Minister

The Conservatives' losses were largely gains for the Labor opposition, which defied polls and predictions to gain 29 seats - a vindication for leader Jeremy Corbyn , who...

Jun 11 2017

Lewis Hamilton romps to Ayrton Senna-equalling pole in Canada

At one point just four-thousandths of a second separated the pair, before Hamilton found even more speed as the clocked ticked down in the top 10 shootout. Valtteri Botta...

Jun 11 2017

Stan Wawrinka ousts Andy Murray to reach French final

It has been a breeze for Rafael Nadal so far at this year's French Open - but a storm is brewing. Something will have to give on Sunday afternoon when Rafael Nadal ...

Jun 11 2017

Under-20 success shows England's got talent, says Southgate

But Lallana said: "It's a historic game". "Then, most importantly for me, heading into injury-time 2-1 down, I don't see anyone sink to their knees, I don't see anyone ...

Jun 11 2017

Ostapenko stuns Halep to win French Open

Halep won the second set with a net-cord victor but on Saturday Ostapenko earned the key break of the third at 3-3 with her own slice of luck. I think everything was b...

Jun 11 2017

Sen. Sullivan: Intercept Test Sends Clear Message to North Korea

In a " critical milestone " for the program to provide a missile defense umbrella over the U.S. homeland, the U.S. Missile Defense Agency on Tuesday reported the first ...

Jun 11 2017

French Open champ Jelena Ostapenko says anything is possible

Back on the attack Ostapenko surged 4-3 ahead only for more errors to allow Halep to break back for 4-4. Ostapenko then fell down 0-3 in the second set, but rallied o...

Jun 11 2017

Cavaliers extend NBA finals after ending Warriors' perfect run

One Golden State Warrior , hated in this arena, was ejected at first glance, only to have the first technical foul rescinded. The Warriors won the National Baske...

Jun 11 2017

Scotland versus England turned into Barcelona versus PSG part 2

The England manager has confirmed that Harry Kane will indeed take the captain's armband from Wayne Rooney for the match and will lead the team out for the first t...

Jun 11 2017

Cavaliers prevent a Warriors clean sweep

It was also just plain weird. FiveThirtyEight.com's Chris Herring said that it would be near-impossible for the Cavs to replicate their performance in Game 4: "For ...

Jun 11 2017

Andy Murray beats Kei Nishikori to set up semis clash with Wawrinka

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. Th...

Jun 11 2017

Sebastian Vettel fastest in final practice

The five-time Montreal champion completed the 4.361-kilometer (2.71-mile) circuit in 1 minute, 11.459 seconds. Hamilton and Bottas were split by Ferrari's Sebast...

Jun 11 2017

Alex Ferguson: United gave Manchester a lift

Twenty-two people died and more than 100 were injured after a suicide bomb attack at the Manchester Arena where American pop singer Ariana Grande was holding a conc...

Jun 11 2017

Crusaders 3-12 British and Irish Lions: Warren Gatland reaction

Farrell kicked four penalties to score all of his side's points in an overall team display which while not ideal, gave cause for confidence with the three-match Test seri...

Jun 11 2017

Cavs stay alive with record-setting effort

Cleveland had a record-setting 3-point shooting display, making an NBA record 24 three-pointers in a 137-116 destruction of the Warriors to avoid a sweep in the NBA ...

Jun 11 2017

Real Madrid striker Alvaro Morata AGREES to Man Utd move

Since their superstar striker Zlatan Ibrahimovic is unlikely to get a contract extension this summer , the Red Devils will need a replacement and are close to signing Mo...

Jun 11 2017

Kevin Durant jaws with LeBron James

Kyrie Irving was the game's leading scorer with 40 points and Kevin Love chipped in with 23 points for the Cavs. He's just going up against a better team. It's not o...

Jun 11 2017

LeBron James, Kyrie Irving lead Cavaliers to 137-116 Game 4 victory

No team has escaped a 3-0 deficit to win an NBA playoff series but the Cavs made the greatest NBA Finals comeback past year from 3-1 down to beat the Warriors . "A...

Jun 11 2017

Cavaliers avert sweep in hot-shooting, record-breaking Game 4

The series now shifts to Oakland for Game 5, Monday at 9 p.m. ET. James finished with 31 points, 10 rebounds and 11 assists for his ninth career triple-double in the ...