Stories about Sport

Jun 15 2017

Most-Watched NBA Finals Since 1998 Finish Strong

The Golden State Warriors brought Kevin Durant to the Bay Area last summer for the express goal of winning an National Basketball Association title and erasing the me...

Jun 15 2017

Cristiano Ronaldo accused of tax fraud by Spanish state prosecutor

In Ronaldo's case, the former Manchester United winger is accused of having diverted some €150m of advertising revenue through the British Virgin Islands. He allegedl...

Jun 15 2017

Warriors will skip White House visit

The victory marks Curry's second championship with his team in the past three years. Star player Steph Curry, who has an endorsement deal with Under Armour, has been...

Jun 15 2017

Pakistan thrashes England to reach CT final for 1st time

Last week, Bangladesh rallied from 33 for four to chase down 266 against New Zealand; it was a sensational recovery, rendered possible by the country's highest part...

Jun 15 2017

Warriors consultant Steve Nash won his first National Basketball Association championship

Durant averaged 35 points, eight rebounds and five assists per game, but the impressive part is he did it shooting 56 percent from the field. "It's a compliment to the 1...

Jun 15 2017

Late victor as Blues beat Lions in Auckland

Some commentators have called on Gatland to abandon his rotational plans and to name his test side early, to prevent a loss to the Crusaders which might further undermi...

Jun 15 2017

Huddersfield close in on Mooy

Last season, the Australian global starred during a loan spell for the Terriers as they secured promotion to the Premier League and they immediately set about securing a ...

Jun 15 2017

Kevin Durant fulfills dream in winning NBA Finals

The Warriors' victory on Monday night peaked with 29.5 million viewers and was an increase of 20 per cent from the 20.9 million who watched Game 5 past year. "I left ev...

Jun 15 2017

Pakistan restricts South Africa to 219-8 at Champions Trophy

Player of the match, for me, would have to be Hasan Ali , and his dismissal of Wayne Parnell an early contender for ball of the tournament. Pakistan also improved wi...

Jun 15 2017

Pakistan beat England by eight wickets

It was a splendid day in Cardiff , with the sunshine in full motion. 5000 + - Runs for Morgan in ODIs for England . Choosing to bowl first, Pakistan struck in t...

Jun 15 2017

Warriors Say No Decision Yet On White House Visit

Iguodala, the 2015 Finals MVP, came up big again with his 2017 postseason-best 20 points off the bench in a testy, tightly called finale to this trilogy Finals that eve...

Jun 15 2017

Kohli calls for full focus against 'dangerous Tigers'

Jugantor claimed that though there have been no reports of Bangladesh fans expressing their concern over Richard Kettleborough and Kumar Dharmasena, umpires for Thursda...

Jun 15 2017

Pakistan bowl out England for 211 in first semis

I don't want to think about the practice match against India . Pakistan captain Sarfraz Ahmed insisted he always believed his side could turn their fortunes around...

Jun 15 2017

Nadal rewrites French Open history

The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that only Bjorn Borg , who conceded 32 on his way to the 1978 title, has been a more ruthless champion . Third seed Wawrinka...

Jun 15 2017

Gareth Southgate furious after England's defeat to France

Dembele did brilliantly to create the opportunity for a shot that was saved by Heaton but Monaco full-back Sidibe converted the rebound. England's Harry Kane cont...

Jun 15 2017

YEP reveal Leeds manager, new name, Radrizzani admits announcement today

New Leeds owner Andrea Radrizzani is said to have met Christiansen last this week. Last season, Christiansen guided the Cypriot champions to the last-16 of the Europa L...

Jun 15 2017

Steph Curry says he wouldn't go to the White House if invited

As far as current players? Golden State Warriors star Stephen Curry said Wednesday that if the team is invited to visit the White House after winning the National...

Jun 15 2017

McGregor and Mayweather fight confirmed

On Wednesday night, UFC lightweight champion and ex-featherweight belt holder McGregor and unbeaten former multiple boxing title champion Mayweather announced the...

Jun 15 2017

Unchanged India set for Trophy semi-final

India has asked Bangladesh to bat first in the semifinal at the Edgbaston Cricket Stadium. Mortaza sent his family home last week and other Bangladesh players were...

Jun 15 2017

"More pressure on India than Bangladesh" believe former players

On television, the India vs Bangladesh will be aired on Star Sports and DD channels. Remember, Kohli has been at loggerheads with the Team India Coach Anil Kumble a...