Stories about Sport

Jun 11 2017

Halep sets up final clash with Ostapenko

Unseeded Ostapenko downed Timea Bacsinszky 7-6 (7/4), 3-6, 6-3 on her 20th birthday to become the first Latvian finalist at a major. "I learned many things during the...

Jun 11 2017

The Penguins Consider a Goalie Switch: Necessary or Crazy?

Nonetheless, when the Penguins face Nashville in Game 5 of the Stanley Cup final today at PPG Paints Arena, they will have an opportunity to accomplish a feat none ...

Jun 11 2017

Cleveland Cavaliers' success starts at the 3-point line

The loss was the Warriors' first in two months, dating back to the regular season, and puts them in familiar position having returned home a year ago with a 3-1 lead ov...

Jun 11 2017

Cleveland Cavaliers top Golden State Warriors to stay alive

They did it staring elimination in the face and needing a ideal game to overcome the Warriors and they just about delivered the flawless game in a 137-116 win that exte...

Jun 11 2017

Unseeded Jelena Ostapenko stuns Simona Halep to win French Open

Third-seeded Simona Halep has won the opening set 6-4 in the French Open final against unseeded Jelena Ostapenko . "I knew about the history", said Ostapenko. No m...

Jun 11 2017

I'm staying put - Griezmann

After what feels like eons, the Griezmann saga has finally reached its conclusion. Griezmann, of Atletico Madrid , has a buy-out clause of £86 million ($111 million) t...

Jun 11 2017

England turn to captain Kane for Scotland clash

Messi is in a similar situation". He's demonstrated why he's one of the world's best players'. "Part of it is proving that on an global stage", said Kane. "As a strik...

Jun 11 2017

Cavaliers destroy Warriors to stay alive in NBA Finals

James led the way with a record-breaking triple-double - scoring 31 points, 11 assists and 10 rebounds. After struggling from outside in Game 3, Cleveland set a Finals ...

Jun 11 2017

Rabada sparks England slump as Proteas win 3rd ODI

Rabada's three-wicket burst in one over left England reeling at 20-6 inside the first five overs, the first time in an ODI that half a dozen wickets fell in the first 3...

Jun 11 2017

Golden State Warriors: 5 takeaways from Game 3 vs

The Cleveland Cavaliers were so much better than in the previous two games. "It's part of the rules", James said Thursday. "He's earned it. He's been in this league f...

Jun 11 2017

KD's late heroics carry Warriors over Cavs

Well, we nearly got the series National Basketball Association fans were hoping for in the Finals. "Most guys who don't want to take those shots don't want to deal with...

Jun 11 2017

Stanton homers over batter's eye, Marlins pound Pirates 12-7

On Friday night, Stanton smashed a 449-foot home run over the batter's eye at PNC Park in the Marlins' 12-7 win over the Pirates . His inability to pitch deep into game...

Jun 11 2017

Stokes, Woakes, Moeen rested by England

Wood then held his nerve brilliantly in the final over of the match which the tourists needed seven runs from to win, the fast bowler conceding just four from it as Eo...

Jun 11 2017

Warriors fans hopeful for Game 5

The Cleveland Cavaliers have revived memories of last year's title run to the title by beating the Golden State Warriors 137-116 in game four of the NBA Finals . "So...

Jun 11 2017

Cavs win 137-116, end Warriors' perfect postseason run in Game 4

In addition, Cleveland set a NBA Finals record with 13 trifectas in the 1st half. There were flare-ups, taunts, and the sort of perpetual tension that comes with bask...

Jun 11 2017

Argentina beats Brazil 1-0 in friendly before 95000 fans

Sampaoli is Argentina's third coach in their World Cup qualifying campaign, with the team now fifth in the South American qualifying group - with only the top-four t...

Jun 11 2017

Scooter Gennett Makes Cincinnati Reds History Tuesday

Gennett was the 17th player to hit four home runs in one game. Diamondbacks 10, Padres 2: Robbie Ray struck out 11 in 62/3 innings and Chris Owings hit a three-run ...

Jun 11 2017

As a cricketer, you crave to play games like these: Kohli

Sri Lanka will face-off Pakistan in the last group match of ICC Champions Trophy on Monday and the game carries the status of a virtual quarter-final for both the tea...

Jun 11 2017

NBA Finals Predictions: Will the Warriors sweep the Cavs? 6/9/17

According to oddsmakers at BetDSI, the Warriors are favored on the road tonight, as they are getting odds of -6 points against the Cavs. Luckily for the team, not onl...

Jun 11 2017

Once again, the Warriors have a 3-1 Finals lead

Do not doubt the pride of LeBron James and the Cleveland Cavaliers - they are going to come out in Game 4 with a "not in my house" attitude. Certainly, no team has ev...