Stories about Sport

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

Germany hit seven as Kane saves England's blushes

England's Harry Kane scores his side's second goal during the World Cup Group F qualifying soccer match between Scotland and England at Hampden Park, Glasgow ...

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...

Jun 15 2017

Maclin catches on with Ravens after unexpected exit from KC

Maclin said his wife had lived in Baltimore as a child before moving to Philadelphia. Maclin noted that there's a chip on his shoulder following his release, but it i...

Jun 15 2017

Fans hammer Chamberlain after England performance

Tuesday's match, which was attended by French President Emmanuel Macron and British Prime Minister Theresa May, was the first senior England fixture with a video assist...

Jun 15 2017

Sabathia leaves with injury; Young rallies Angels past Yanks

Yankees left-hander CC Sabathia should have been shutting out the Los Angeles Angels when his latest strong outing took a turn that he didn't see coming. The Los Ange...

Jun 15 2017

Team is much more important that my 300th ODI Yuvraj

India captain Virat Kohli shrugged off concerns about his team's lower-middle order ahead of their Champions Trophy semifinal with Bangladesh on Thursday and calle...