Stories about Sport

Jun 15 2017

Kevin Durant's non-foul on LeBron James looms large in Warriors' run

Scorned and scrutinized from every angle for that decision, Durant triumphantly raised his arms and an MVP trophy Monday night all these months later- beaming as a first-...

Jun 15 2017

Warriors down Cavs to clinch National Basketball Association title

I'm just so happy Kevin has broken through. Golden State Warriors forward Kevin Durant gestures as he holds the Bill Russell NBA Finals Most Valuable Player Awa...

Jun 15 2017

Kevin Durant scores 39 as Golden State Warriors win championship

LeBron's Finals record now sits at 3-5, but this latest loss - in a odd way - actually cemented his legacy. (AP Photo/Josh Edelson). Fans light a LeBron James jersey ...

Jun 15 2017

Jelena Ostapenko prevails over 11th seed Caroline Wozniacki

Her winning smile at the end of today's victory says yes. "I love you all", the bubbly Ostapenko told the fans after claiming the biggest win of her career. In the se...

Jun 15 2017

LeBron James in The Finals

A basketball prodigy as a youth who was one of the best prospects in the Washington, D.C. -area basketball scene, Durant attended the University of Texas where he had an ...

Jun 15 2017

Rifle-wielding Gunman Wounds Lawmaker, then Killed by Police

They were in good spirits despite the heat and humidity as they prepared for the congressional baseball match that pits Republicans against Democrats . Two Capitol Pol...

Jun 15 2017

10-man France down England in lively friendly

England football team captain Harry Kane has blamed poor defence for their 2-3 defeat to France in their worldwide friendly here. "We saw in that game the things...

Jun 15 2017

Stricker takes blue-collar path to US Open

A USGA official said the decision was not made in response to player complaints and that the goal is to reduce lost balls. " Erin Hills is a great design but the fescu...

Jun 15 2017

Spain-Morocco road shown as Indian border!

Spain and Morocco are separated by the Strait of Gibraltar, but the north coast of Africa houses the Spanish enclaves of Ceuta and Melilla, which have a fenced and f...

Jun 15 2017

French Open Day 10: Three things to watch out for today

The 23-year-old Muguruza had been complaining about the vocal and fiercely partisan crowd on Court Suzanne Lenglen during her match against France's Mladenovic when s...

Jun 15 2017

Golden State Warriors' MVP Kevin Durant adds an important title: champion

Wade, beloved for bringing the first title to the Heat before the Big Three era had arrived, was the MVP of the 2006 NBA Finals while averaging 34.7 points, 7.8 rebound...

Jun 15 2017

Pittsburgh Penguins Vs. Nashville Predators Game 5

Our guys have a tremendous amount of confidence him. "We know who we're facing, in their building". We do not want to be the one down two games. They sure didn't play t...

Jun 15 2017

Met flipping off fans goes viral

Mascots behaving badly is hardly a new thing in sports. The A's made three more errors , raising their major league-leading total to 55. The mascot, known for its ov...

Jun 15 2017

Prospective £64m Man Utd signing urges Real Madrid superstar to join him

Meanwhile, Victor Lindelof has vowed to fight for his Manchester United team-mates and fans when the Sweden defender expects to complete a £35million move on Wednesda...

Jun 15 2017

Seahawks standout Earl Thomas ahead of schedule in recovery

For guys like Earl [Thomas] and Eddie and Luke Joeckel , these Phase 2 and Phase 3 things are really great because they can participate and they never have to go beyond ...

Jun 15 2017

Dufner rekindles magic to win weather-hit Memorial

Dufner became the first player to shoot a score of 77 or higher and win since Nick Faldo did it at the 1989 Masters , where he beat Scott Hoch in a sudden-death play...

Jun 15 2017

Don't mow the fescue, pleads McIlroy

But heavy rain descended upon Erin Hills and caused delays to Tuesday's practice round - and as a result the USGA chose to cut back some of the grass on a few of the ho...

Jun 15 2017

Bangladesh Are A Competitive Side With Skilled Cricketers, Says Virat Kohli

You can say, but I'm not sure. "It is learning how to win matches and that makes it very risky opponents". MASHRAFE MORTAZA: Not necessarily. "I am very happy to kn...

Jun 15 2017

Queensland red-faced after Origin drubbing

It was as if the Maroons had relaxed the tiniest bit after their try and paid the price with a back-breaking six-point play at the other end that preceded a second-half...

Jun 15 2017

NBA Champs Golden State Warriors Mulling Rejection of Trump White House Visit

Curry, who has a sponsorship deal with the company, said he would agree with that description "if you remove the "et" from asset". Considering the way the Warriors' l...