Stories about Sport

Jun 11 2017

CT 2017: South Africa 184/9 in 43 overs against India

Angelo Mathews' team are scrambling around for frontline batsmen after injuries to Chamara Kapugedera and Kusal Perera, while vice-captain Upul Tharanga is completing his...

Jun 11 2017

'Resilient' Cavaliers still alive in NBA Finals

They led at the 86-68 at the half, the highest scoring half in an NBA Finals game. "We always say 'we just want 16 wins it doesn't matter how we get there.' But now t...

Jun 11 2017

Mr. Met, flipping the bird to fans, and social media

That was Homer the Beagle, a real hound who was trained to run around the bases when one of Casey Stengel's players hit a home run at the old Polo Grounds. The Brewers ...

Jun 11 2017

Chaos!! Kickboxer Attacked By Fans After Vicious KO of Opponent

Groenhart then unleashed a VICIOUS knockout punch to Grigorian's face. However, after the fight, Groenhart said his jaw might be broken from the attack, per Bloody Elbow'...

Jun 11 2017

Draymond Green gets in the mix in Game 4 against Cavs

Also: A second quarter Irving 3 that best exemplifies the Warriors' inconsistent defensive effort on this night, at times playing with the urgency of a mid-January ba...

Jun 11 2017

French Open roundup from Day 14

Halep took charge again early in the final set, getting the break at 3-1 after taking some pace off the ball and drawing an error , but again Ostapenko came straight bac...

Jun 11 2017

England Under-20 team chases rare global title vs Venezuela

Since winning the World Cup back in 1966 on home soil, England has not done well on the global stage. Captain Lewis Cook , now playing for Bournemouth , hoisted the...

Jun 11 2017

Amla, de Villiers propel South Africa to 96-run win

Captain Tharanga stayed at the crease for some time before he was out in the 26th over and Asela Gunaratne (4) followed suit in the 30th over when Sri Lanka were 157 fo...

Jun 11 2017

Record 62 earns Noren title at Wentworth

The 34-year-old produced some stunning golf to go round in 62 -- 10-under-par -- for a winning total of 277, 11-under. Henrik Stenson was the first to falter, dropp...

Jun 11 2017

Man Utd Reportedly Agree Personal Terms With Zlatan Ibrahimovic Replacement

Morata's love affair with United started to blossom quickly after Antoine Griezmann refused a move away from Atletico Madrid this summer. This comes despite "the aff...

Jun 11 2017

Harry Kane describes his feelings after first match as England captain

The Premier League Golden Boot victor, handed the captain's armband by Gareth Southgate , capped an incredible finish to an otherwise largely tame affair by volleying ...

Jun 11 2017

Evgeni Malkin speaks and Penguins respond in Game 5

At the store it's hard to tell that the team is on the brink of elimination. The night started with a catfish throw. Sidney Crosby's teammates keep saying nothing e...

Jun 11 2017

Bayern complete signing of Gnabry from Bremen

Many Arsenal fans have urged for Arsene Wenger to give young Gnabry another chance by bringing him back to the Emirates, but it remains to be seen if the Germany global...

Jun 11 2017

Canadian Grand Prix: Hamilton matches record with blistering pole lap

Wolff said Hamilton benefited from Mercedes altering its tyre preparation strategy midway through Q2 - opting do only one slow lap to build tyre temperature after the out...

Jun 11 2017

Preds need to shut down Pens' stars

Defensively, the Nashville Predators are allowing 2.7 goals per game and are killing 80.9 percent of their opponents power plays. "But the way we played tonight, if we ...

Jun 11 2017

BCCI rubbishes reports on CAC claiming money

Reports of rift between skipper Kohli and coach Kumble had surfaced before the start of the ICC Champions Trophy in England, where India are defending the title they ...

Jun 11 2017

Fiery Latvian sets record in Roland Garros victory

Facing the unseeded Latvian Jelena Ostapenko in the French Open final, Halep took the first set and led 3-0 in the second. Playing a tactical match that dared Ostapen...

Jun 11 2017

Ryan Burnett "had to dig deep" to overcome Lee Haskins

Eddie Hearn later claimed Sammartino had confused the two fighters and called on the split decision to be amended in the IBF records. So close have the two become tha...

Jun 11 2017

Refs' Shady Technical Foul Explanation Still Doesn't Add Up

The Cavs watched film but didn't practice after losing Game 3 , 118-113, on Wednesday. "We did this past year and shocked the world". And while the comments didn't c...

Jun 11 2017

Health of Nashville defenceman Ryan Ellis still in question

The opening faceoff was delayed a few seconds after someone threw a catfish onto the ice - a Predators thing. The Penguins captain responded in a big way during Pi...