Stories about Sport

Jun 17 2017

'Outraged' Cristiano Ronaldo might quit Real Madrid over tax treatment

The undoubted star attraction, Ronaldo arrives in Russian Federation looking to round off another stellar season after leading Real Madrid to a first La Liga title in...

Jun 17 2017

National Basketball Association stars are loving the Draymond Green-LeBron James beef

They defeated the Cleveland Cavaliers on Monday to win the series 4-1. "It was a bit much though", Green said . He then made fun of James' new, bald haircut, screens...

Jun 17 2017

4-Way Tie For 1st Place After 2 Rounds of US Open

Erin Hills also played like a beast. Pat Perez swung and missed completely in the tall grass behind the 15th green. 12 and 13 to fall two shots behind Brooks Koepka . H...

Jun 17 2017

De Villiers remains defiant despite disastrous SA performance in Champions Trophy

To be able to bowl like that against a batting line-up of their capability is something that already we can feel that confidence and that energy in the change room becaus...

Jun 17 2017

French Open Day 9: Three things to watch out for today

He needed almost 3 hours to get past the 29th-seeded del Potro at Court Philippe Chatrier under a cloud-filled sky. Andy Murray will measure himself against one of ...

Jun 17 2017

Tapwrit wins the Belmont Stakes

Epicharis has not raced since finishing second in the UAE Derby on March 25. Tapwrit completed the mile and a half in 2:30.02. She was ridden by Mike Smith, who wo...

Jun 17 2017

Out of the ashes, Pakistan ready to shock

Javed Miandad said that both India and Pakistan have an equal chance of clinching the final of the Champions Trophy . "Definitely, they have had an upper hand in I...

Jun 17 2017

LeBron James has fantastic response to Draymond Green troll job

First he wore a T-shirt that mocked the Cavs over the brief length of the series. James then famously left Cleveland to team up with fellow All-Stars Dwyane Wade ...

Jun 17 2017

An early US Open departure for Day and McIlroy

On Friday, with Erin Hills beginning to firm up following early week rainstorms, the USGA made a decision to tuck some of the pins into tight spots after a fairly uncha...

Jun 17 2017

TV ad rates rocket ahead of India, Pakistan final

Team India , the defending champions, registered their place in the Champions Trophy final after registering resounding nine-wicket win over Bangladesh in the second s...

Jun 17 2017

Birdies lift Paul Casey after rough patch at US Open

He's tied with Brian Harman , Tommy Fleetwood and Paul Casey . However the 39-year-old world No. 14 unfurled a sequence of five straight birdies to haul himself bac...

Jun 17 2017

Root rues 'golden chance' that got away

There's a reason why Pakistan were being termed as "unpredictable" going into the Champions Trophy and they proved it by thrashing England by eight wickets. If India ...

Jun 17 2017

Mohammad Amir confident about fitness for #CT17 final

I don't see any relevance of the first game in the final. For Sunday's final, viewership is expected to be 30-40 percent higher. Bangladesh, overwhelmed in the biggest ...

Jun 17 2017

Champions Trophy: No one gave Pakistan any chance, says Sarfraz Ahmed

With up to seven members of the team who lost against Pakistan likely to feature against South Africa, there is a danger of a Champions Trophy hangover affecting Eng...

Jun 17 2017

Jose Mourinho sets deadline for €55m second major Man Utd summer signing

United manager Jose Mourinho has identified the Croatia global as a key target in his summer rebuilding programme at Old Trafford, and sources confirmed that the Europ...

Jun 17 2017

India and Pakistan face off in dream cricket final

With a tournament trophy to be won, and India defending their title too, it is hard to over-state how much the outcome will mean to millions of people - including a sig...

Jun 17 2017

Pakistan likely to opt out of Champions trophy finals citing safety issues

Former India captain Rahul Dravid said on Friday that Virat Kohli should avoid making any changes to the current team for the ICC Champions Trophy 2017 final clash ag...

Jun 17 2017

ICC Champions Trophy 2017: Weather forecast for Pakistan vs India final

To this day, Pakistan has never beaten India at the World Cup. India, who had outclassed Pakistan in their first match of the group stage on June 4, will look be lookin...

Jun 17 2017

Brighton agree club-record deal for Valencia goalkeeper Mathew Ryan

The Seagulls have been linked with Australian global Ryan for some time, and they are now in a position to confirm that he has penned a five-year deal at the Amex S...

Jun 17 2017

McIlroy dismisses Twitter criticism after US Open exit

Not even the sight of a burning blimp crashing to the ground in an open field just a half-mile (800 metres) from the course could shake the world number nine, who failed ...