Stories about Sport

Jun 12 2017

Draymond Green's mom says officials were paid off in Game 4

There doesn't seem to be anything that rattles them, so it should be no surprise that on the verge of being swept by a Warriors team James called a "juggernaut" and "be...

Jun 12 2017

Jelena Ostapenko shows no fear ahead of meeting Simona Halep in final

That is 2 miles per hour faster than ATP world No. 1 Murray, whose forehand is not too shabby, and, wait for it, just 3 miles per hour slower than Rafael Nadal , who has...

Jun 12 2017

Astros 6, Royals 1: Astros, Altuve break open pitchers' duel

Hammel's final line: 7.0 innings, four hits, four strikeouts, and the one run. Jake Marisnick drove in the other two runs with a single. Eric Hosmer leads the Royals ...

Jun 12 2017

Draymond Green: I don't pay much attention to anybody in Cleveland

Don't seem to be the sharpest people around. There were constant rowdy chants of " Draymond sucks" from the Quicken Loans Arena crowd Friday whenever Green was whistle...

Jun 12 2017

Nadal and Wawrinka set for mouth-watering showdown

Wawrinka , who may have been feeling the effects of an epic semi-final against Andy Murray , started slowly and could not get into the match. Nadal rode on his unstopp...

Jun 12 2017

No changes for England or Australia at Edgbaston

England chose to bowl first on a cloudy morning against opponents who also stuck with the same team thwarted by the weather in the no-result against Bangladesh at The ...

Jun 12 2017

Mattek-Sands and Safarova win French Open doubles, third straight major

They had extended their clay court winning streak to nine matches with a 7-5, 4-6, 6-3 semi-final victory over Czech sixth seeds Lucie Hradecka and Katerina Siniakova to ...

Jun 12 2017

Technical Foul Confusion Just Part of NBA Finals Game 4 Tension

Going back and retroactively removing a foul from Green, keeping him in the game, will live in infamy and fuel even more league conspiracy theories. This was Game 4 of th...

Jun 12 2017

Nadal wins record-breaking 10th French Open

The duration of the contest between the third seed Wawrinka and World No.1 Murray more than doubled that, finishing in a thrilling manner as Wawrinka won 6-7 (6), 6-3...

Jun 12 2017

French Open 2017: Murray Defeats Nishikori to Enter Semi Finals

The two are tied on three major honours apiece ahead of Friday's Roland Garros showdown, which is a repeat of the 2016 last-four clash that Murray won in four sets. M...

Jun 12 2017

Lewis Hamilton snatches pole position in Montreal with stunning lap time

He is now just three poles short of Michael Schumacher , who still leads the way with 68. As fans in the packed pit row grandstand stood and cheered after the qualifyi...

Jun 12 2017

Oxlade-Chamberlain scores brilliant opener for England against Scotland (plus video)

If we had kept the ball better going towards their goal we might have nicked the three points, but you can't switch off against this England side with guys like Harry ...

Jun 12 2017

De Silva replaces injured Perera in Sri Lanka squad

The rivalry between the two sides is more even when it comes to ICC events. A combination of disciplined bowling and poor decision-making put India on top as they m...

Jun 12 2017

SHOTS | 3 observations after the Cleveland Cavaliers defeated Golden State Warriors

One other difference between Game 5 a year ago and Game 5 on June 12: Along with Durant, the Warriors will have Green on the floor. "So our mindset is to try and go...

Jun 12 2017

Australia to defend 277 against England to qualify for semis

Chasing a 278-run target, England suffered an early top-order collapse as the hosts came down to 35 for three in the sixth over. World Cup champions Australia had t...

Jun 11 2017

South Africa begin ICC Champions Trophy campaign with comfortable victory

Vice-captain Upul Tharanga is the likeliest candidate to lead the team. Jean-Paul Duminy (38 not out in 20 deliveries) and Chris Morris (20 off 19) did their job to tak...

Jun 11 2017

Champions Trophy: India bowl Proteas out for paltry 191

Sent in to bat, South Africa's innings was built slowly by openers Quinton de Kock (53) and Hashim Amla (35), and unraveled with consecutive run outs. Kohli survived an...

Jun 11 2017

Bangladesh score 5-wicket win over New Zealand

But Mahmudullah and Shakib produced a vintage batting display, keeping the required run rate under control as they put together the first 200-run stand for Bangladesh ...

Jun 11 2017

Self-described 'dumb redneck' has charges dropped for tossing a catfish

That was on full display in the third period when the Pens scored three goals in the first 3:28, sucking the life out of the Predators on the way to a 4-1 win in a game...

Jun 11 2017

Hamilton wins Canadian GP pole, ties Senna on all-time list

I'm speechless". Vettel , who has only one Montreal win on his record -- with Red Bull in 2013 could also find this weekend's contest more challenging, despite being i...