Stories about Sport

Jun 13 2017

Sri Lanka skipper banned for two ODIs

In fact, for a major part of the match South Africa showed their dominance in the game. De Villiers was dismissed early - scoring just 4 runs. Imran Tahir cenebrate...

Jun 13 2017

It's been a learning experience to bowl on English wickets, says Bumrah

But, while Kohli believes India will thrive under pressure, the batsman doesn't want his players to get carried away trying to be the hero of the moment. Defending cham...

Jun 13 2017

'We didn't pitch up' - Du Plessis

If you take wickets , every good team feels under pressure". There will also be two more experienced foes up against each other in the Group B match in Cardiff with ...

Jun 13 2017

French Open 2017: Top seed Kerber crashes out in opening round

Even though she probably enjoyed the moment, Kvitova wasted little time on court and was the first player to reach the second round. "Normally I can control my emotion...

Jun 13 2017

Offensive tackle King Dunlap retires from NFL

Congratulations to King Dunlap on 9 seasons as he moves on to the next step. "#HailToTheKing #BestIsYetToCome", the agency tweeted. The Chargers cut Dunlap in March a...

Jun 13 2017

Kvitova wins comeback battle in Roland Garros after hand injury

Even though she probably enjoyed the moment, Kvitova wasted little time on court and was the first player to reach the second round. The Czech star lost 7-6 (7/5)...

Jun 13 2017

Pressure tells as Kerber suffers historic Roland Garros loss

World No. 1 Angie Kerber saw her nightmare season continue, as she was sent home from Paris without winning a match for the second year in a row. "I won the match today...

Jun 13 2017

Gareth Southgate making plans for Russia despite draw

Hart felt the England wall could have done him a favour if they had jumped for the first free-kick. All credit to Hart for coming out to speak post-match, for over 10...

Jun 13 2017

England beats Venezuela to lift U20 World Cup for 1st time

Everton striker Dominic Calvert-Lewin has expressed his delight after scoring the goal that clinched U20 World Cup glory for England . That said Venezuela were unlucky ...

Jun 13 2017

Predators can't afford another Game 2 defeat

The Pittsburgh Penguins and Nashville Predators meet Saturday in game three of the NHL Stanley Cup Final at the Bridgestone Arena . It was the morning of Ga...

Jun 13 2017

Murray happy to win ugly against Nishikori

Murray , who will now face 2015 champion Stan Wawrinka in a repeat of the semi-final match-up he won a year ago, said: "I didn't feel like I played great tennis". The m...

Jun 13 2017

Sidney Crosby wins back-to-back Conn Smythe Award trophies

In addition to Crosby's NHL accomplishments over the previous year, he also led Canada to a World Cup of Hockey gold medal and was named MVP in that tournament. And as ...

Jun 13 2017

Game 5 Preview: Warriors vs. Cavaliers

Game 5 between the Cavs and Warriors in the NBA Finals is set for Monday night in Oakland . They are in the same position now except for a few significant changes. Le...

Jun 13 2017

Ruthless India demolish South Africa in Champions Trophy

Praising India's tactics, Smith said Virat Kohli and his men showed what it is like playing positive cricket. India took a gamble by dropping speedster Umesh Yadav an...

Jun 12 2017

Ajax Demand Fee of €30m for Everton Target Davy Klaassen

But the Blues are now set to win the race for the 24-year-old with reports in Holland indicating talks with Ajax have progressed significantly in recent days. Everton are...

Jun 12 2017

Kevin Durant claims that he didn't watch last year's NBA Finals series

An unknown person paid $133,000, including buyer's fees, for two courtside tickets to Monday night's Game 5 NBA Finals matchup at Oracle Arena . "We did a good job...

Jun 12 2017

Champions Trophy: Pakistan opt to field against Lanka

The first was a firm off drive played in the V that sped past AB de Villiers at mid-off and he followed it up with another cracking shot through a packed off-side fie...

Jun 12 2017

Iran qualifies for 2018 World Cup after beating Uzbekistan

Goals from Sardar Azmoun and Mehdi Taremi and yet another clean sheet ensured Iran became the first Asian nation to book their place at next year's World Cup as a 2-0 ...

Jun 12 2017

Man Utd Ready To Make £50m Brazilian Their Second Summer Signing

The 23-year-old, who was primarily a right-back was deployed as a defensive midfielder last season, and despite playing in a deep lying role, he contributed with 12 goals...

Jun 12 2017

Newcastle United in investment talks with Chinese business group

However, sources say that the Sports Direct tycoon is now willing to engage in discussions and it could well be that his 10-year association with the Magpies is nearing...