Stories about Sport

Июн 11 2017

Harrison and Venus take first grand slam title at French Open

After taking the first set, Venus and Harrison tied the second at 3-3 and entered the tiebreaker, but the duo was unable to hang on to the lead and fell 7-6 (4). "I am no...

Июн 11 2017

Pakistan up and running with rain-affected win over Proteas

David Miller with a sedate 75 from 104 balls was the only South African batsman to put up a real fight. Pakistan , though, were always ahead of the eight ball and whe...

Июн 11 2017

LeBron James could head to Western Conference in 2018

LeBron James' decision to return to Cleveland in 2014 was popular among many National Basketball Association fans. It's OK to entertain these rumors. "Brady is the gre...

Июн 11 2017

Hansen - Lions should worry about momentum

Promoted to Crusaders skipper this year, the veteran forward says he has enjoyed the role and would love nothing more than to lead the team to a Lions scalp and a Sup...

Июн 11 2017

Halep, Teenager Ostapenko Advance to French Final, No. 1 on the Line

Asked how she thought she could handle Ostapenko's power in future, the Swiss joked: " Well , I was thinking about gaining three inches or four inches". Then US Open agai...

Июн 11 2017

Simona Halep reaches second French Open final by beating Karolina Pliskova

Pennetta, 33, became the oldest woman in the Open era, which dates to 1968, to become a Grand Slam champion for the first time - then announced her retirement to the w...

Июн 11 2017

Luke Bryan opening Game 6 broadcast from honky-tonk roof

The Pittsburgh Penguins struck first in Game 5 against the Nashville Predators with an early power play goal from Justin Schultz. Nashville's Rinne was pulled aft...

Июн 11 2017

India v South Africa: Everything you need to know

While speaking about the vital factor of the match, Kohli said: "Team that treats the game as normal and has a better composure will have higher chances of winning it"....

Июн 11 2017

Kimi Raikkonen fastest in 2nd practice at Canadian GP

Red Bull crashed the Ferrari/Mercedes monopoly at the top of the timesheets with Dutch teenager Max Verstappen going fourth fastest ahead of Hamilton's team mate Valt...

Июн 11 2017

May's top aides resign

The resignations of Theresa May's top aides Fiona Hill and Nick Timothy came after a furious reaction by backbench Tory MPs over the loss of the Conservative majority...

Июн 11 2017

Montreal master Hamilton claims Senna-equalling pole

Luckily I got the good lap. I can't believe it came together so well. "I would have loved to repeat the second run and find a little bit". A great lap. "The fact that I...

Июн 11 2017

Messi's Barcelona buy-out clause to increase to 400 million euros

Argentina of course will be captained by none other than Lionel Messi and it's thought that Angel Di Maria and striker Mauro Icardi will complete their deadly attackin...

Июн 11 2017

Green's mom reacts to chippy NBA Finals Game 4

We were just talking. "We have championship DNA as well", James said. Between how agonizingly close the Cavs were to winning Game 3, and the way that absolutel...

Июн 11 2017

LeBron James, JR Smith collide in scary moment during Game 4

Cleveland lost its collective mind in this one , especially in the first half, setting an National Basketball Association record with 86 points - yes, 86 - over the firs...

Июн 11 2017

Dozier, Vargas HRs lead Berrios, Twins over Giants 3-2

It was nice of Samardzija not to throw teammates under the bus, but the Giants don't need to win games 2-1. Giants manager said Panik isn't swinging the bat right now, ...

Июн 11 2017

Cavs get physical in technical-filled Game 4 win over the Warriors

He's worn down like that in every game , and the idea of getting him more rest just means bigger deficits. They won a championship, and previous year it was the greate...

Июн 11 2017

Sidney Crosby has Penguins closing in on repeat Stanley Cup

Rinne allowed three goals on nine shots in the first period. Pittsburgh will have a chance to become the first franchise to win back-to-back championships since Detroit i...

Июн 11 2017

Young England side snatch dramatic late win in Argentina test

Fly-half Nicholas Sanchez was narrowly wide with a third-minute penalty from 50 metres out but the tourists failed to clear the danger and five minutes later winger Em...

Июн 11 2017

Canadian Grand Prix qualifying: Lewis Hamilton takes pole ahead of Sebastian Vettel

With Schumacher's poles record standing at 68, Hamilton has set his sights on matching the seven-time world champion as well. Ferrari secured their first front-row lo...

Июн 11 2017

Highlights from Game 5 of the Stanley Cup Finals: Predators at Penguins

Thursday night was a tough one for the Nashville Predators . The goalie so competitive he doesn't like teammates scoring on him in practice is back in Nashville where ...