Stories about Sport

Jun 11 2017

Murray, Wawrinka, Halep to QFs, Monfils Out

It will be the 18th time Murray has played Wawrinka, with the Briton having won both last year's meetings at the French Open and ATP Finals. But that would prove the ...

Jun 11 2017

Penguins take series lead in Stanley Cup

He's allowed two or fewer goals in eight of those 10 games and tied Antti Niemi with his 36th playoff win for the most in National Hockey League history by a Finnish-born...

Jun 11 2017

Novak Djokovic vs. Dominic Thiem 2017 French Open Pick, Odds, Prediction

Nadal is seeking his 10th French Open title and 15th Grand Slam title - his last major coming at Roland Garros in 2014. "It was ideal today, I'm very satisfied", ...

Jun 11 2017

Manchester United close in on signing of Álvaro Morata from Real Madrid

Mourinho's need for new options up front is obvious after United opted against giving Zlatan Ibrahimovic a new contract, per BBC Sport. Real Madrid has rejecte...

Jun 11 2017

Pittsburg crushes Nashville to take 3-2 lead

Pittsburgh Penguins centerman Sidney Crosby is arguably the best player in the National Hockey League. That the secret to his greatness is really no secret at all. "To...

Jun 11 2017

Jos Buttler's Unbelievable Six Almost Crashes Into A Cameraman

In reply, New Zealand looked on course for a successful run chase when they reached 158-2 after 30 overs but crafty bowling from England saw the pre-tournament favour...

Jun 11 2017

Predators on brink as goalie Rinne struggles again in Pittsburgh

Nashville Predators coach Peter Laviolette appeals to linesman Brian Murphy, left, during the second period in Game 5 of the NHL hockey Stanley Cup Final against the ...

Jun 11 2017

Rain ends Australian victory hopes again in ICC Champions Trophy

Most pleasing for Cummins and the Australians was the absence of the regular short and wide deliveries that marred his spells against New Zealand . Skipper Steve Smith...

Jun 11 2017

AG Jeff Sessions to testify before Senate intelligence committee

Comey's testimony on Thursday. The attorney general was scheduled to testify on the Justice Department's budget before an appropriations panel, but said it became ...

Jun 11 2017

Ferrari dominates final practice with Vettel, Raikkonen one-two; Stroll 18th

But would it be Bottas (Bahrain), Vettel (Russia), Hamilton (Spain) or Raikkonen (Monaco) who'd be the one to break that parity up top and score the next pole? After qu...

Jun 11 2017

Penguins rout Predators 6-0 in Game 5 of Stanley Cup Final

The two series between Pittsburgh and Detroit, with the Red Wings winning one Cup, the Penguins winning the other, in 2008 and 2009. It ended with haymaker after ...

Jun 11 2017

Don't worry about Sam Warburton, insists Lions' scrum coach Graham Rowntree

And that's been challenging. "The Samoan game is ideal in preparing us for the challenge that comes with the Lions ". "We've had to stay strong within the group, kee...

Jun 11 2017

Unseeded Ostapenko stuns Halep to win French Open title

She conjured up three set points with a laser forehand down the line, forcing the match to a third set with another sweetly-struck victor. "I still can not believe it, ...

Jun 11 2017

Mr. Met gives fan the finger

After another humiliating loss to wrap up May dropped the scuffling New York Mets back to five games below.500, thoughts immediately turned to the club's notorious twin...

Jun 11 2017

Health of Nashville defenseman Ryan Ellis still in question

Matt Murray stopped all 24 shots he faced, and six different goal scorers found the back of the net. "But we've got to play a better game". Colin Wilson could be back ...

Jun 11 2017

Cleveland Cavaliers top Warriors to stay alive in National Basketball Association finals

Going 16-0 in the post-season and winning two championships in three years would cement this Warriors team as a "dynasty" spoken in same league as the 1990s Chicago Bul...

Jun 11 2017

Watch ICC Champions Trophy 2017 match live on TV, online

Australia have to win the match to remain in the competition with the weather finally tipped to stay fine after successive washouts ruined their opening two fixtures aga...

Jun 11 2017

Stanley Cup Final: Penguins on cusp of repeat after clinical display

The Predators are tied 2-2 with the Penguins with Game 5 coming up Thursday night in Pittsburgh . Only 91 seconds had elapsed in Game 5 of the Stanley Cup final ...

Jun 11 2017

Cavs end Warriors' flawless post-season run in Game 4

LeBron James also set a record with his ninth career triple-double in an NBA Finals games, delivering 31 points, 11 assists and 10 rebounds . By the end of the fi...

Jun 11 2017

DUP leader: 'Difficult' for Theresa May to remain Prime Minister

Corbyn would be unlikely to win backing for a minority government, but was clearly reveling in a storming performance after pundits had pronounced the Labour Party all bu...