Stories about Sport

Jun 12 2017

Lewis Hamilton Grabs Pole For Canadian Grand Prix Ahead Of Sebastian Vettel

Hamilton's 56th race win in Formula One came at the scene of his first, with that breakthrough success in Montreal occurring nearly 10 years to the day earlier. "W...

Jun 12 2017

England win World Under-20 title with Calvert-Lewin strike

The South American team's hopes for an equalizer were dashed when forward Adalberto Penaranda's penalty kick in the 72nd minute was saved by English goalkeeper Freddie Wo...

Jun 12 2017

In order to win, you have to say things that hurt: Kohli

Du Plessis might just be the ideal man to shape the team in his own way ahead of the 2019 World Cup, allowing de Villiers to put all his energies as a batsman in achiev...

Jun 12 2017

Ulster trio included in British Lions starting team to face Highlanders

Returning captain Warburton has not played the last two fixtures due to an ankle injury, while Biggar sat out the Crusaders win due to concussion. Key to that were the ...

Jun 12 2017

Champions Trophy 2017: India thrash South Africa to reach semi-final

In reply, India chased down the target with 12 overs to spare, reaching 193 for two in 38 overs, to set up a last-four clash with Bangladesh. Skipper Virat Kohli , tho...

Jun 12 2017

Aleksandr Golovin's agent responds to Arsenal transfer speculation

He made 20 league appearances last campaign, helping CSKA finish in second place in the Russian Premier League, scoring three goals and providing four assists. Arsenal a...

Jun 12 2017

Penguins end Predators magical postseason run

Crosby was awarded his second consecutive Conn Smythe Trophy as the MVP of the Stanley Cup playoffs, and goalie Matt Murray made 27 saves for his second straight ...

Jun 12 2017

Champions Trophy 9th Match: Shakib, Mahmudullah end New Zealand's Champions Trophy campaign

However, Mosaddek Hossain completely changed the narrative of the entire innings with just a three over spell where he ended up picking three important wickets to restri...

Jun 12 2017

Zlatan Ibrahimovic set to join LA Galaxy following Manchester United release

His last game for United was against Anderlecht in April in the second leg of the Europa League quarterfinals, during which Ibrahimovic was carried off on a stretcher w...

Jun 12 2017

De Villiers defiant as South Africa choke again

I can not explain to you what exactly happens. "They bowled extremely well", de Villiers said. It is hard to know what to make of this team, and even the players seem as ...

Jun 12 2017

Real Madrid celebrates 12th European title back in Spain

Only 18 months into his first head coaching job, the France great is lifting his fifth trophy with Real Madrid . Afterwards, Buffon lamented a "massive defeat" after ...

Jun 12 2017

With backs to the wall, Cavaliers' Irving at his best

Golden State Warriors forward Kevin Durant (35) and Cleveland Cavaliers forward LeBron James (23) argue during the third quarter in game four of the Finals for the...

Jun 12 2017

Abby Wambach rips tournament for disqualifying young girl with short hair

The story of an 8-year-old girl disqualified from a Nebraska soccer club weekend tournament has grabbed the attention of one of the world's best soccer players. The sta...

Jun 12 2017

Girls youth soccer team cuts hair to honor disqualified teammate

After a week of controversy over gender confusion on their roster, Mili Hernandez's team is stepping up to support her. "They made her cry", Mili's father, Gerardo Hernan...

Jun 12 2017

Draymond Green brazenly explains why he doesn't regret mocking Cavaliers fans

After going 0-7 from long-distance in the previous game, Kyrie Irving drenched the Warriors defense with seven three-pointers on his way to a 40-point night in Game 4...

Jun 12 2017

France election: Macron party set for big parliamentary win

A total of 7,882 candidates are running for 577 seats in the National Assembly in Sunday's first round of the two-stage legislative elections . "This time round the ...

Jun 12 2017

ICC Champions Trophy: India knock out South Africa to reach semi-finals

I don't know what happened there today. "It suits our game", said Kohli . But now, in the words of Sri Lanka captain Angelo Mathews, the final round of fixtures in t...

Jun 12 2017

Liverpool FC enter race for Monaco's Kylian Mbappe

Real Madrid remain the forerunners for the France international's signature despite strong interest from Premier League clubs including Arsenal . It is said Real Madr...

Jun 12 2017

Mets say Matz, Lugo will each make another rehab start

Matz has not made a major league appearance this season after being diagnosed with elbow inflammation near the end of spring training. With Matz, Seth Lugo and Noah Sy...

Jun 12 2017

Pittsburgh Penguins win back-to-back Stanley Cup titles

Coming off a 24-save performance in a 6-0 win in Game 5 on Thursday, the 23-year-old closed the Final with a shutout string that spanned 146 minutes and 52 seconds. The...