Stories about Sport

Jun 12 2017

Goffin eases into 2nd round at French Open

Konta has never won a main-draw match at Roland Garros. But all in all, it's a straight-sets win. Rafael Nadal followed Djokovic into the second round as he tar...

Jun 12 2017

England rest key trio ahead of Champions Trophy

After they had been put in under heavy cloud cover, Jason Roy's lean run continued when he aimed across the line to Kagiso Rabada's extra pace and was bowled off-stum...

Jun 12 2017

Empathise with AB as I go through a lot as well: Kohli

Stokes put up a 159-run partnership with captain Morgan and scored a career-best 102 not out, his third one-day worldwide century. "You know, he is by far the most covete...

Jun 12 2017

Addison Russell returns to Cubs following MLB inquiry

Russell was accused of "mental and physical" abuse against his wife, Melisa , by someone claiming to be a family friend in an Instagram posting on a now-removed acc...

Jun 12 2017

National Basketball Association 'reviewing several incidents' from Game 4

The Cavs came out aggressive in a must-win game against the Warriors to stay alive. Instead, they'll be subjected to three days' worth of internet memes, jokes and ...

Jun 12 2017

Nadal defeats Wawrinka to seal record-breaking 10th French Open title

I love you people more than any other". The victory was Nadal's first in a Grand Slam since winning the 2014 French Open . The left-hander controlled the baseline, m...

Jun 12 2017

Reds Gennett hits four homers, has 10 RBIs

Gennett, a 27-year-old Cincinnati native, stuck around after the game to meet the 12-year-old fan who caught his fourth homer. Cincinnati Reds' Scooter Gennett br...

Jun 12 2017

Proteas crash out of the ICC Champions Trophy

Shikhar Dhawan (78 off 83 balls) and skipper Virat Kohli (76 off 101 balls) made it look like a walk in the park as India chased down a target of 192 in only 38 over...

Jun 12 2017

Warriors' Green will be on the court for this Finals Game 5

And then KD was up 3-1. It's risky, and not for the faint of heart. Kyrie Irving scored 40 points and LeBron James posted his ninth triple-double with 31 points, 10...

Jun 12 2017

Mourinho Convinces Morata to Join Manchester United

And Spanish newspaper Marca claim the 24-year-old's patience has now worn thin and he has set his sights on a move to Manchester United following a personal call from...

Jun 12 2017

England call up Finn as Woakes replacement

Morgan said Woakes would be a big loss if he can't play, but also praised his other bowlers for making up for his absence. Woakes did not feature in the second and thir...

Jun 12 2017

Sebastian Telfair arrested on gun possession charges

As the officers approached the vehicle, they smelled marijuana and the auto began to drive away. Sebastian Telfair, 32, of Orlando, Florida, was pulled over by police a...

Jun 12 2017

Draymond Green eyes Game 5 redemption, not technical KO

Green will be fined $3,000 this weekend for his latest tech, but the Warriors forward was nearly ejected from the game after a confusing exchange between the officials...

Jun 12 2017

England win U-20 World Cup, first major trophy in 51 years

Josh Onomah ( England): Calvert-Lewin scored the victor and Woodman saved a penalty to deny Venezuela an equaliser, but Josh Onamah was the best player on the pitch...

Jun 12 2017

Mets power, pitch their way to sweep of doubleheader against Braves

Mets manager Terry Collins , for his part, called Cespedes as the difference maker in their win. Yoenis Cespedes returned from the disabled list to slug a grand slam...

Jun 12 2017

Cink, Cabrera Bello among 3 leaders at St. Jude

Win or lose on Sunday, the 44-year-old Cink is relishing his status as a contender, especially after all the personal and professional adversity he and his family have be...

Jun 12 2017

Sri Lanka's De Silva replaces Perera at Champions Trophy

South Africa's one-day skipper de Villiers was next to the crease, having overcome a hamstring scare to take his place in the side. But it all came crashing down in the ...

Jun 12 2017

Turley: Comey Knew He Couldn't Publish Leaked Trump Memos

Some legal experts have said the president would have been well within his constitutional powers to ask the FBI director to stop, or start, an investigation if he did ind...

Jun 12 2017

Mahrez has 'nothing on the table' amid Arsenal and Barcelona transfer talk

Mahrez said after winning the Algerian Golden Ball: " It's an honour to receive compliments like this from such a big manager in world football ". Mahrez was unable to ...

Jun 12 2017

Nadal tops Wawrinka for record 10th French Open

Nadal extended his match wins tally to a 43-6 record, including a 24-1 stretch on clay. Past year he withdrew from a third-round match with a wrist injury. He whipped the...