Stories about Sport

Jun 17 2017

Lions to call in additional players

Two wonderful passing moves lead to Barrett's second try of the match and Fafita's first worldwide Test score . The original reports, prior to confirmation, provoked...

Jun 17 2017

Johnson, McIlroy and Day miss US Open cut

With the cut falling at one over par, the entire field was separated by just eight shots - but for the first time since the rankings were introduced in 1986, none of the ...

Jun 17 2017

Warriors celebrate National Basketball Association title with street parade

King James has made it to the Finals seven straight seasons, making him (and James Jones, of course) the only two players in National Basketball Association history not...

Jun 17 2017

Leaderboard logjam at US Open as top names miss cut

Johnson came in with 73, but that was not almost enough, as he finished at 4-over 148 when 145 or better was needed to advance. The one-day breakout of the old Bob Hope ...

Jun 17 2017

Johnson, McIlroy, Day all miss cut; 4-way tie at top

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Jun 17 2017

Jasprit Bumrah: India won't take Pakistan lightly in Champions Trophy final

He insisted that a Pakistan victory would not be a shocker despite coming into the tournament as underdogs. They lost to New Zealand in 2000, shared the trophy with Sr...

Jun 17 2017

ICC Champions Trophy 2017: Mashrafe Mortaza

The guys aren't delusional to what is expected of them but they are genuinely excited. Pakistan registered a very impressive victory over England in their own backyard by...

Jun 17 2017

Pakistan pacer Ali Hasan living Champions Trophy dream

But skipper Virat Kohli feels that the Group Stage game will not have any relevance in what he expects to be a very exciting summit clash against the arch-rival at The Ov...

Jun 17 2017

Glimpses of 1992 World Cup triumph in Pakistan's ICC CT campaign

After their comfortable win against Zimbabwe, Pakistan was shot out for 74 and just when England looked to canter to a facile win, rain spoiled play and points were sha...

Jun 17 2017

Top 3 miss US Open cut, leaving 4-way tie for lead

With about two hours left in the second round, the cut was looking to be 1-over par, which would tie a US Open record. Lowry started his round on the 10th hole and ma...

Jun 17 2017

The wrong kind of US Open history

Many were headed to the airport. It was only a year ago at Oakmont that Andrew Landry, who had to make it through two stages of qualifying to get into his first U.S. Si...

Jun 17 2017

French Open 2017 Schedule

But it was her response to being pegged back in the second set that truly won over the Roland Garros crowd, with Ostapenko's power game proving too much for her Swiss opp...

Jun 17 2017

Stephen Curry to pass on White House celebration visit

It is a tradition in the United States that professional sports teams visit the White House as the Chicago Cubs did in January when they spent time with President Ba...

Jun 17 2017

Del Potro joins Nadal in pulling out of Queen's

Evans has also enjoyed an upturn of fortunes during the clay court season, traditionally a huge weakness in his calendar. In Germany, Tomas Berdych became the latest ...

Jun 17 2017

Cristiano Ronaldo Accused of $16M Tax Fraud in Spain

It is claimed the player knowingly used his business structure created in 2010 to hide his income in Spain from his image rights. Sport has contacted Gestifute, the a...

Jun 17 2017

Paul Casey shares US Open lead after birdie run

Day arrived at Erin Hills a week ago and felt "I put in the best preparation for any major in my career, " he said. "It was a good display, all my own fault, of what c...

Jun 17 2017

Penguins sticking with Murray for Game 5

Nashville Predators center Colton Sissons (10) shoots against Pittsburgh Penguins goalie Matt Murray (30) and defenseman Ron Hainsey (65) during the third period i...

Jun 17 2017

Nadal grabs record-breaking 10th French Open title

The win also propelled him above Pete Sampras to second spot in the all-time Grand Slam titles list with 15, behind great rival Roger Federer , who has 18. Nadal was rel...

Jun 17 2017

Casey content with 'roller-coaster' second round

Rory McIlroy will miss the cut, but at least one of his US Open records is safe - 35 consecutive holes without a bogey to start a US Open . "But when you're visually ...

Jun 17 2017

Champions Trophy final: 'Pressure is more on India'

Their turnabout has been magnificent. Talking about Pakistan's bowling , Dravid said: "You know they've probably learned from the last time they played India, in that ...