Stories about Sport

Jun 13 2017

NASCAR Charlotte 2017 results: Austin Dillon wins Coca-Cola 600

He led a record 392 in 2016 and 131 in 2015. Johnson pitted for fuel for the last time on Lap 330. But at the Coca-Cola 600 , the grandson of Earnhardt's auto owner,...

Jun 13 2017

2; Djokovic slides to No. 4, worst since '09

Australia's Margaret Court , with 11 singles Grand Slam titles at the Australian Open from 1960-73, is the only player to have more wins at a single Major. But it di...

Jun 13 2017

Golden State Warriors beat Cleveland Cavaliers to claim 2017 National Basketball Association crown

He not only won his first title, but was named Finals MVP. "Maybe more measured", Myers said, comparing Green from previous year to now. The Cavaliers will be keen to...

Jun 13 2017

Liverpool hope to seal Mohamed Salah deal

After an initial offer of (€32) £28M from Liverpool , and with Roma at first seeking around (€50M) £44M for Salah, the expectation for some time had been a compromise ...

Jun 13 2017

Twins draft California prep shortstop Royce Lewis at No. 1

Minnesota took the top prep hitter available in Royce Lewis to kick-start Monday's first day of the 2017 Major League Baseball draft , one that started with three cons...

Jun 13 2017

The Mulligan: Every NBA team not named the Cavs and Warriors

The Warriors will take on the Cleveland Cavaliers at Oracle Arena in Oakland , California. A 27-4 run turned an eight-point deficit into a 17-point lead and the Warr...

Jun 13 2017

Australia put up an improved performance but rain has the final word

Another four overs more could have given Australia full two points as 20 overs were needed to constitute a completed match . Starc's blistering spell was some consola...

Jun 13 2017

Rafael Nadal wins record 10th French Open

His 10 titles in France are also the most of any player, man or woman , at any Grand Slam tournament. The Spaniard notched his memorable success on a second match po...

Jun 13 2017

England U20 triumph can build momentum - Southgate

Such lofty ambitions means all decisions have been made with the World Cup in Russian Federation in mind, even if Saturday's 2-2 draw at Scotland saw their lead at the to...

Jun 13 2017

Reinholz named Gatorade soccer player of the year

He joins recent Triangle-area recipients Ade Taiwo (2012-13, Cardinal Gibbons), Cooper Vandermaas-Peeler (2010-11, Athens Drive), Teddy Mullin (2009-10, Jordan), and Watt...

Jun 13 2017

Baltimore Orioles vs. Boston Red Sox

He worked into a 3-1 count against Rick Porcello . Jonathan Schoop had two hits and scored a run for the Orioles, who have won four of five following a seven-game lo...

Jun 13 2017

'Draymond sucks' chant breaks out during Game 4

Green is one of those pesky players whom you love if he's on your team and hate if he's playing against you. Green was asked if he noticed that the scorer's table didn'...

Jun 13 2017

Cavs jump out to early lead, fouls a factor

Since uniting "The Big Three" of small forward LeBron James , point guard Kyrie Irving and power forward Kevin Love and surrounding them with talented role players, ...

Jun 13 2017

How to watch NBA Finals Game 5, Warriors vs. Cavaliers

And, whether he was fully healthy by the end of those playoffs or not, the cold, hard truth for Curry and the Warriors is that, until they close this series out, last...

Jun 13 2017

Kane silences Scotland's celebration with late leveller

Scotland's Leigh Griffiths scores his first goal from a free kick at Hampden Park in Glasgow on Saturday. "It was emotional", said Kane . It looked like we would ...

Jun 13 2017

Mike Ashley mulls selling stake in Newcastle United to Chinese consortium

Mitrovic says he will be content to remain on Tyneside should no offers materialise but will hold talks with the club and manager Rafael Benitez over his future. The Se...

Jun 13 2017

Red Sox select Tanner Houck with 24th overall pick

The White Sox believe they picked up the best right-handed power available in Monday night's draft when they selected Missouri State third baseman Jake Burger No. Houck's...

Jun 13 2017

This 90 Second Video Demonstrates The Basketball IQ Of LeBron James

Irving played just one game before injuring his knee in the first Finals meeting between these teams in 2015. Cleveland avoided a sweep with a 137-116 win over the Wa...

Jun 13 2017

New poll finds Labour has six-point lead over Conservatives

Jeremy Corbyn , leader of the Labour Party, had said that his party will call on others to stop May from forming the government. But although Mrs May will remain in...

Jun 13 2017

Apple Legalizes In-App Tipping for Content Creators

That's a huge convenience that may well get a lot more people to leave ratings. The new tool was part of an overhaul of the review policy, which also gave developers the ...