Stories about Sport

Jun 14 2017

All former Grand Slam event female winners out in French Open

She can now make that twice after a 6-1, 3-6, 6-3 win over Muguruza that was not short on drama. This is perhaps even more so at a Grand Slam, which sees people from arou...

Jun 14 2017

AB de Villiers can put 'big performance' against India: Domingo

Sent into the bowl first, Pakistan restricted South Africa to 220 runs for eight wickets in Group B day/night One-day worldwide. "I don't recall Pakistan fast bow...

Jun 14 2017

My future in Chelsea's hands - Diego Costa

After a few seasons where they lacked a star striker, Chelsea finally found their answer in Diego Costa . " I don't know ", said the striker when asked about a retur...

Jun 14 2017

Champions Trophy semi-final: Pakistan opt to bowl against England

Sarfraz rescued Pakistan from a precarious position of 162/7 while chasing 237, to set up a semi-final date against England . Title-holders India and Bangladesh ...

Jun 14 2017

Smith Apologizes To Kevin Durant's Mom

Raised in Prince George's County, Kevin and his brother Tony were raised by their mom after their parent's divorced. During his 2014 NBA MVP speech, Durant gave his m...

Jun 14 2017

Roland Garros-2017: Murray, Wawrinka and Pliskova advanced to the semifinals

The 2015 champion demolished Marin Cilic , who has been in fine form himself this fortnight, 6-3 6-3 6-1 in just an hour and 40 minutes. Nishikori has won just two of ...

Jun 14 2017

Champions Trophy 2017 - Upul Tharanga , Sri Lanka Captain Suspended

South Africa finished their series against England with a seven-wicket win at Lord's, having ensured every member of their Champions Trophy squad was involved at som...

Jun 14 2017

CT 2017: Pakistan bowlers restrict England to 211

But he signalled a change by saying: "We're getting to the business end of the tournament and we need to produce results". England , the only side yet to lose in the...

Jun 14 2017

England 211 all out against Pakistan in Champions Trophy semi-final

Their partenership was one of the best in the tournament and came against an incredible bowling side. In the first match , against Bangladesh , Alex Hales' score ...

Jun 14 2017

World Gunman Opens Fire On US Congressmen During Baseball Practice

Hodgkinson , 66, of Belleville, Illinois. The shooting took place at 6:30 am in the morning when the Republican Congressional Baseball Team was practicing and the uni...

Jun 14 2017

England vs Pakistan ICC Champions Trophy 2017: Pak to Bowl First

The wicket of Zaman brought in Azam, who wasted no time in settling down, dancing down the track to loft Rashid over for a straight six as the visitors crossed the 150-...

Jun 14 2017

149th Running of the Belmont Stakes

ELMONT, N.Y. -? Belmont Park crowned another champion Saturday - just not one of the triple variety. Victorious trainer Pletcher meanwhile was delighted at the perf...

Jun 14 2017

Stanley Cup champion Penguins greet raving fans

Now Fleury, the most popular player in his locker room, maybe the most popular internal Penguin of all time , waits for this championship to be won, waits to celebrate a...

Jun 14 2017

Every Record LeBron James Broke In The NBA Finals

The Golden State Warriors pose for a team photo with the trophy after game five of the 2017 NBA Finals against the Cleveland Cavaliers at Oracle Arena. After ...

Jun 14 2017

Pakistan restrict England to 211

The weather, so woeful for the first week of this competition, looks finally to have turned the corner. "Looking at India , they never thought they will lose to Sri La...

Jun 14 2017

Chelsea 1st to visit Tottenham at Wembley in Premier League

Tottenham Hotspur ended the 2017-18 season on fire, scoring 15 goals in their final three games to see off Manchester United at White Hart Lane, before demolishing Le...

Jun 14 2017

Cavs' best not enough, trail 3-0 in NBA Finals

The three-time champion stopped driving to the basket in the second half of Game 2 and he looked spent on the bench when he took a break during the third quarter. "That's...

Jun 14 2017

National Basketball Association champions Golden State Warriors' comeback year in memes

Durant might be asked to do the same - take less than he might command elsewhere to allow Golden State to keep Andre Iguodala and Shaun Livingston without salary cap i...

Jun 14 2017

Never Played For A Super Team? Twitter Roasts LeBron's Post Game Comment

Their approach was methodical as they outscored Cleveland 38-23 in the second quarter with Durant and Curry doing their best MJ and Pippen imitation. "Winning is fantas...

Jun 14 2017

Tough rough: US Open conditions may rob drama from a major

The world No.3 hasn't played on home soil since 2013 when he won the World Cup individual title and the teams category with Adam Scott at Royal Melbourne, then tied f...