Stories about Sport

Jun 17 2017

Dustin Johnson heading to US Open after birth of second child

Our Erin, Wisconsin sources (yeah, we got those) tell us Dustin appeared focused on golf and confident when he got to Wisconsin - but he's clearly pumped about having...

Jun 17 2017

Former Cowboy Rickie Fowler leads US Open

Last year's victor, Dustin Johnson , is on the opposite end of the spectrum. Casey then reignited his charge birding his eighth hole and ended the run with a "3" a...

Jun 17 2017

It's Pakistan v India final after BD fall at Edgbaston

Bhuvneshwar Kumar claimed two early wickets for India - Soumya Sarkar dragging on in the first over and then Sabbir Rahman slashing a short ball to Ravindra Jadeja at...

Jun 17 2017

Hamilton Wins in Canada but Vettel Takes the Spotlight

Lance Stroll has faced a lot of external criticism across his first seven Grand Prix but, after retiring in each of his first three outings, the Canadian is now on a run ...

Jun 17 2017

McIlroy, Day try to make up ground, make cut at US Open

None has ever won a major, and neither have the next 14 players behind them. "I've got a busy summer, so I'm excited to play a lot of golf ". Now he'll have to go h...

Jun 17 2017

Schauffele climbs leaderboard in first career major

He pushed his score to 5 under, 2 strokes off Rickie Fowler's absurd pace, before finally finding the fescue on his 16th hole of the day . He spent all day in the knee...

Jun 17 2017

Coli bacteria found in drinking water at US Open

The fans continued to shower Steve and his wife, Nicki, who is caddying for him, with cheers reserved most of the rest of the day for the top-ranked players in the fiel...

Jun 17 2017

Falling: McIlroy, Day endure nightmare rounds at US Open

Leishman is now sharing eighth place, only three shots back of co-leaders Rickie Fowler and England's Paul Casey at seven-under. And it doesn't stop there. Open, is...

Jun 17 2017

Fowler leads US Open at Erin Hills

But under sunny skies Erin Hills looked more friend than foe with 44 golfers breaking par setting a record for the opening round of a U.S. Open . Fowler will be amon...

Jun 17 2017

The mighty recovery of Paul Casey puts him in US Open mix

The biggest surprise at this U.S. Open was not who was leading, but who was leaving. Brian Harman and Tommy Fleetwood, playing together, were tied for fourth at 6 under. ...

Jun 17 2017

Ward ready to remove any doubt in Round 2 with Kovalev

We'll find out when they square off at Mandalay Bay in Las Vegas (on HBO pay-per-view). Ward says he's not only inspired by his fellow Roc Nation athlete, but his prese...

Jun 17 2017

Fowler leads US Open

Open. While McIlroy and former world number one Jason Day missed the cut, amateur Cameron Champ - who turned 22 on Thursday - and Xander Schauffele were unlikely ...

Jun 17 2017

Cristiano Sings 'Ronaldo, Ballon d'Or' During Real Madrid Celebrations

The truth is that the numbers don't lie. "Me and my team-mates have done the double", said Ronaldo. Real Madrid captain Sergio Ramos showed the best and worst of hi...

Jun 17 2017

EDITORIAL Another Cup of cheer for Penguins

But before the schedule is released, the city is hoping to hold a celebration for the team so the fans can show their appreciation. The Penguins are the first team in...

Jun 17 2017

Rafael Nadal wins French Open title for 10th time

Claycourt master Rafael Nadal was too hot to handle as he crushed Swiss third seed Stan Wawrinka 6-2 6-3 6-1 to claim a record-extending 10th French Open title. Fin...

Jun 17 2017

Seeking first major, Fowler takes lead at US Open

Still, for all Day's travails, perhaps the most disappointed of the Australians was Wade Ormsby. Defending champ Dustin Johnson shot a 75 that included just one bir...

Jun 17 2017

President Trump restores some Cuba penalties, rejecting 'oppressors'

Others, not so much. President Donald Trump announced on Friday that he was " canceling " his predecessor's move to ease sanctions on Cuba, but in practice there will...

Jun 17 2017

Cristiano Ronaldo seeks Real Madrid exit after tax accusations

According to the accusation, after signing his contract with Real Madrid in the summer of 2009, Ronaldo "purported to" cede his image rights to a shell company based ...

Jun 17 2017

Durant planned for title months ago when he chose Golden State

They are called the Golden State Warriors , but they don't belong to all of California. Following the victory Monday night, warriors' fans danced in the streets in d...

Jun 17 2017

Jason Day done, Rory McIlroy also likely to miss US Open cut

Opens but finished runner-up in 2014. Paul Casey rode a rollercoaster to the second-round clubhouse lead at the US Open on Friday (June 16), surviving a hair-raising tr...