Stories about Sport

Jun 16 2017

Penn State hazing death video shows pledge's final hours

The court was shown photos of Piazza in the hospital, with obvious markings on his head, face and legs. "He falls, gets injured, spleen, head, repeatedly". Surveillance...

Jun 16 2017

Champions Trophy: Basics helping me cut the edge, says Bumrah

India will now look to regroup and think about their semi-final against Bangladesh at Edgbaston. And I believed the same thing in this tournament and the last one. "Th...

Jun 16 2017

Sunderland keeper Pickford completes Everton switch

Manager Ronald Koeman also welcomed midfielder Davy Klaassen to the club, with the 24-year-old Dutchman signing from Ajax on a five-year-deal for £23.5m . "This is a...

Jun 16 2017

MVP Durant vindicates decision to join Warriors

Prior to the Game 1 tipoff, NBA Commissioner Adam Silver said the league has " done lots of experiments " with social media to show fans another side of the game - an...

Jun 16 2017

Lonzo Ball pokes fun at his dad in new commercial

Lonzo is the eldest of three basketball-playing brothers based in Los Angeles; he played this past season for UCLA and is expected to be a top pick in next week's NBA d...

Jun 16 2017

James Rodriguez Manchester United transfer: Real Madrid bigwig holds talks

Rodriguez has been linked with a number of clubs in the past few months and after not even making the bench for Real Madrid's Champions League final against Juvent...

Jun 16 2017

Nishikori recovers from nightmare first set to book meeting with Murray

He further backed Murray to beat Japan's Kei Nishikori in Wednesday's quarter-final clash. "He was the better player and deserved to win". Murray eventually found h...

Jun 16 2017

NBA champion Warriors to parade through the streets of Oakland

We'll work something out. Curry then responded , "If there is a situation where I can look at myself in the mirror and say [Under Armour does not] have my best inten...

Jun 16 2017

England Cruise to 2017 ICC Champions Trophy Win over New Zealand

New Zealand and Bangladesh go into their final group match of the ICC Champions Trophy knowing even a victory may not be enough to see either of them reach the semi-...

Jun 16 2017

National Basketball Association champions Golden State Warriors unlikely to visit White House

Perhaps all summer long. Both rely on exceptionally creative and exuberant offences, and both had a superlative rival team to challenge them year in, year out (the Lakers...

Jun 16 2017

`One of those days´ as McIlroy finds trouble in Erin Hills rough

Open at Baltusrol with 7-under 63s. The fairways are generous, and I said all that. RICKIE FOWLER SILENCED Erin Hills critics by shooting a seven-under 65 to grab the...

Jun 16 2017

Judge and Yankees batter Orioles 16-3 for 4th straight win

Royals 8, Padres 3: Mike Moustakas hit two home runs, and Jake Junis pitched seven-plus solid innings to lead Kansas City to the win. He's really good. And to top it ...

Jun 16 2017

Mauricio Pochettino can not wait for start to new season with Tottenham

That's a sensational £180m in total, a huge amount of money to spend on a player who has to prove himself in the Premier League, as the pressure will certainly be on him ...

Jun 16 2017

Golden State Warriors celebrate title with parade through streets of Oakland

Curry starred in the series, combining with Kevin Durant to score 41 points in Game 5 on Monday, and beat the Cleveland Cavaliers 4-1 for the Warriors second cham...

Jun 16 2017

'One of those days' as McIlroy finds trouble in Erin Hills rough

With the picturesque par-72 course set up at a monstrous 7,845 yards, Erin Hills had been expected to live up to the US Open s billing of being the toughest test in gol...

Jun 16 2017

US Open at a glance

He almost made a hole-in-one at the par-3 13th. Fowler was the pick of the morning starters at Erin Hills , capitalising on softened greens and a lack of wind early in...

Jun 16 2017

Belmont win was plenty compelling for Tapwrit's team

Well, things didn't quite click in the Blue Grass or the Kentucky Derby , with Tapwrit finishing fifth and sixth. It was the second time that Irish War Cry had fad...

Jun 16 2017

Rickie Fowler leads US Open on day of highs and lows

Players can expect the course to play tougher after low scores Thursday. Day meanwhile was left sliding towards an early exit after a calamitous seven-over-par 79. One ...

Jun 16 2017

Markelle Fultz hopes to win MVP in rookie season

In what should be a great draft class, the Lakers are poised to land a potential franchise player with the second overall pick. Tough, athletic, long, versatile, elite mo...

Jun 16 2017

ICC Champions Trophy; India beat Bangladesh, set up title clash with Pakistan

This was a match where we should have scored 330 but ended up scoring 264. Mushfiqur Rahim also brought up his half century in the 26th over. Tamim Iqbal (70) and...