Stories about Sport

Jun 16 2017

Blimp crashes at US Open

The Floriday-based company that owns the blimp, AirSign, is looking into the crash, said Catherine Walsh, a company sales representative. A small blimp crashed near the...

Jun 16 2017

USGA says blimp crash at Open came in open field

The advertising blimp was being used at the U.S. Open, sheriff's officials said. The pilot had "serious burns and injuries", the Washington County Sheriff's Offce said ...

Jun 16 2017

Johnson primed for US Open defence after missing Masters

The U.S. Open is set to commence this Thursday, June 15. In a wide-ranging press conference ahead of the 2017 event, the organisations's Senior Managing Director of Rul...

Jun 16 2017

Champions Trophy :Pakistan beat England by 8 wickets, enter final

Pakistan could face arch-rivals India in Sunday´s final at the Oval if the title-holders beat Bangladesh in Thursday´s second semi-final at Edgbaston . "It's the wa...

Jun 16 2017

Mark of a baller: LaVar Ball has autograph deal

Smith , about how you are already better than the reigning league MVP". But the elder Ball's cheerful willingness to get dragged in the first ad is more evidence that, ...

Jun 15 2017

Lewis Hamilton wins Canadian GP for record sixth time

As they squabbled and battled, Vettel was able to get right behind them and pull off the overtake of the race: a fearless late-braking move on the dusty tarmac of the i...

Jun 15 2017

Gareth Southgate: 'No magic wand' for England success after France loss

Not even the controversial use of video assistant referees could prevent Gareth Southgate's England from succumbing to defeat in their season-ending friendly against ...

Jun 15 2017

Boxing champion Wilder charged with marijuana possession

Wilder is charged with possession of marijuana second-degree. He was released on $1,000 bond. The American fighter's acting attorney Paul Patterson said the amount of m...

Jun 15 2017

Referees can stop games over discrimination at Confederation Cup

But several of the candidates for the gold medal in the Russian staging of the event which begins tomorrow, will feel that is a tradition ready for adjustment. Players ...

Jun 15 2017

Netanyahu: Israel stands with victims of shooting attack on Republicans

Gabrielle Giffords, a former Democratic congresswoman from Arizona who is Jewish and was seriously wounded in a deadly January 2011 attack by a gunman, was among the well...

Jun 15 2017

Benfica forward talks United move, says Jose 'loves' him

Lindelof arrived at United's Aon Training Complex fresh from global duty with Sweden, where he was an unused substitute in Tuesday night's 1-1 draw with Norway. "Victor i...

Jun 15 2017

Pakistan crush England to storm into Champions Trophy final

In contrast, Pakistan thrived on a pitch - controlled by the International Cricket Council - which offered very little pace or bounce as they ruthlessly dispatched ...

Jun 15 2017

England beat Bangladesh by 8 wickets in ICC Champions Trophy 2017 opener

England's bid to win the 2017 ICC Champions Trophy on home soil has been dealt a blow after fears that Chris Woakes will miss the remainder of the tournament were of...

Jun 15 2017

There will be more pressure on the Indians, says Mortaza

Indian Pacers Jasprit Bumrah and Bhuvneshwar Kumar bowled brilliantly in the last 10 overs which restricted Bangladesh below 270. It is going to be a Super Sunday f...

Jun 15 2017

Curry, Durant committed to Golden State

Kevin Durant , the Warriors' key free-agent acquisition last offseason, averaged 35 points eight rebounds and five assists during the series - setting a record for t...

Jun 15 2017

US Open 'tailor-made' for defending champ Dustin Johnson

Nobody has repeated as a U.S. Open victor since Curtis Strange in 1989. "It's a well-designed, well-bunkered golf course with a bunch of tee box options", 2015 U....

Jun 15 2017

It's Team India's skillset vs Bangladesh's passion

As we've seen in the league stages, as well, a lot of teams have surprised the opposition, and we're certainly not taking anything for granted. "We will treat it as our...

Jun 15 2017

Pete Rose has petition for Hall of Fame eligibility denied

Although Rob Manfred, after he became commissioner, denied Rose's petition for reinstatement into in a five-page ruling in 2015, the 76-year-old thought there was a chanc...

Jun 15 2017

Who needs $200M when there are championships to be won?

This isn't the first time Durant has sent some love Rihanna's way. They weren't so Golden in their lone blemish, a Game 4 loss when they played some of the poorest de...

Jun 15 2017

Warriors GM drove home message for fiery Green

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 every...