Stories about Sport

Jun 13 2017

Terry Butcher calls for Jack Butland to replace Joe Hart for England

Being away with the Marines, we spoke about being ready for any situation, if things do take a turn for the worse, be ready for that and never drop our heads". "I would s...

Jun 13 2017

Golden State Warriors lose first playoff game after 15-0 start

Scoring 49 points in the first quarter and 86 in the half? The series could end in Game 5, and someone was willing to pay a record price in order to potentially see histo...

Jun 13 2017

Rafael Nadal storms into quarter-final

Wozniacki, who made her only other quarter-final appearance at Roland Garros in 2010, will meet Latvian teenager Jelena Ostapenko next. Nine-time champion Nadal is ...

Jun 13 2017

Rafael Nadal Wins French Open For The Tenth Time

Rafael Nadal of Spain (R) and Stanislas Wawrinka of Switzerland posing with their trophies after their men's singles final match during the French Open tennis to...

Jun 13 2017

Raonic through to 2nd round at French Open

Trailing 0-40 on his serve in the final game, Djokovic won the next five points and sealed the match with a service victor. Marcel Granollers proved no match for ...

Jun 13 2017

James spectacular again, but his efforts not enough for Cavs

The Cavaliers lose, and their season ends. Duh. Following a Game 4 trouncing in Cleveland, the Cavs once again gave the Warriors a test in Game 5, buoyed by the one-o...

Jun 13 2017

NBA Finals, Game 5 - Cavs vs. Warriors

However, what many will choose to point out when it comes to James is that he's now 3-5 in the NBA Finals . The Warriors lead the series 3-1 after dropping Game 4 to the...

Jun 13 2017

Cavs coach Tyronn Lue pleased by feisty turn to Finals

Klay Thompson has had his moments in these NBA Finals , Stephen Curry has had his games and Kevin Durant has had a generally wonderful series. Golden State woul...

Jun 13 2017

Warriors extend lead in 4th, holding off Cavs

The Warriors , who beat Cleveland in the 2015 Finals only to lose to them past year after squandering a 3-1 series lead, went a record-setting 15-1 in the playoffs, thei...

Jun 13 2017

Cavs lead Warriors 37-33 after 1st quarter

After spurning the Oklahoma City Thunder to join the Warriors as a free agent last off-season, Durant capped a dominant NBA Finals performance with 39 points to lead Go...

Jun 13 2017

Warriors head to next season as heavy favorites to defend National Basketball Association title

The Warriors won in 2015 before the Cavs made their historic comeback a year ago. Their superior depth proved vital, with Warriors bench players contributing 35 points ...

Jun 13 2017

Overwhelming Favorite Warriors Win NBA Finals

Not since 1996 had a team up 3-0 failed to sweep in the final. They were correct. The Warriors , who cruised through the post-season, only dropping a single game t...

Jun 13 2017

Baltimore Orioles' Manny Machado hits bomb into second deck at Camden Yards

Baltimore finished with seven hits and left six on base. It was a win that pulled the Sox within two games of the first-place Yankees heading into their upcoming series ...

Jun 13 2017

Cavs must win tonight or the Warriors are the NBA Champions

Last year, the Warriors returned home to Game 5 with a similar 3-1 lead but were playing without suspended forward Draymond Green and didn't have the luxury of relyin...

Jun 13 2017

Minnesota Twins take shortstop Royce Lewis at No. 1 in Major League Baseball draft

FILE - In this April 28, 2017, file photo, high school baseball pitcher Hunter Greene , left, talks with Los Angeles Dodgers shortstop Corey Seager prior to a baseba...

Jun 13 2017

Durant powers Warriors over Cavaliers to win title

Durant shot 14 of 20 overall and 5 of 8 on 3-pointers, hitting three of his threes during the critical second-quarter run that lasted more than seven minutes and turned ...

Jun 13 2017

NBA Finals 2017: Cavaliers vs. Warriors FREE livestream Game 5

Told the first technical was credited to him in the box score, Green smiled and said , "I knew I didn't, so, maybe I'm just a little sharper than the others". After th...

Jun 13 2017

Warriors have chance to clinch NBA title at home

Your coaching staff is giving you a game plan, you just try to execute it. You have the best matchup. I hope we're a little more nervous. It was a stark contrast ...

Jun 13 2017

NBA Finals 2017 Game 5

Cavaliers forward LeBron James , playing in his seventh straight NBA Finals, scored a game-high 41 points and averaged a triple-double in the Finals. And with 1:10 ...

Jun 13 2017

Monsoon rains claim 12 lives in Maharashtra in 24 hours

Mumbai: At least 12 persons were killed as overnight rains lashed parts of Maharashtra as the south-west monsoon progressed into the western coastal state on Saturday....