Stories about Sport

Jun 13 2017

Big Game 4 win revives Cavs' championship spirit

The Warriors have been the favorites to win the series since before these two teams even played their first game. Now Cleveland is trying to become the first playof...

Jun 13 2017

Arsenal hoping to land Sunderland pair in double deal

While his colleague is described by the official Sunderland website as 'An attack-minded player ... who can play either on the left or the right and can also operate ju...

Jun 13 2017

England U20s have only gone and won the bloody World Cup

The last time an England's men's team lifted any World Cup trophy was 51 years ago in 1966, since when the national team haven't reached any major finals. The captain...

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

Bangladesh v Australia: Group A, Match 5

Australia were well ahead of the par score according to the Duckworth/Lewis method but with 83/1 in 16 overs rain played the spoilsport. As Australia had not faced 2...

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...