Stories about Sport

Jun 18 2017

Latvia's Ostapenko into French Open semifinals

TORRENTIAL rain forced Rafael Nadal and Novak Djokovic's quarter-finals at the French Open to be delayed until Wednesday. The two men's quarterfinals scheduled ...

Jun 18 2017

Champions Trophy: Ahead of final clash, Kohli praises Pakistan's 'magnificent turnabout'

Former Pakistan opener Aamir Sohail came under fire for his recent comments against captain Sarfraz Ahmed , where he was seen downplaying his role in the team's miracu...

Jun 18 2017

Real Madrid: Juan Mata sends message to La Liga champions

Marco Asensio hit the fourth in the dying minutes after Marcelo worked space on the left wing and sent a low cross into his path from just inside the area. Victory crown...

Jun 18 2017

Justin Thomas joins leader logjam at US Open

On the closing nine, Justin shot a score of 32, with one eagle, three birdies and one bogey. Fifteen of the 18 holes had been cut within seven yards of the edge of the ...

Jun 18 2017

Francona feeling better, expected to manage Indians game

Miller (3-2) wore a shocked expression as he walked to the left of the mound after the home run. The Miami Marlins were 8-1 victors against the Oakland Athletics, the...

Jun 18 2017

Pakistan into Finals of Champions Trophy

It was just too easy for Pakistan , who won their third straight game at the tournament . On Sunday, the final at The Oval will be an all-subcontinent affair as Paki...

Jun 18 2017

Have no option but to attack Indian top order: Mickey Arthur

But Sarfraz, who has had a fine tournament in his triple role of captain, wicket-keeper and batsman added: "You saw how well we bowled in the "death overs" against South...

Jun 18 2017

Liverpool target Ox 'frustrated' with Arsenal talks

However, it appears Arsenal have not tried quickly enough to sort out his situation. Liverpool have consistently been linked with Oxlade-Chamberlain over the last cou...

Jun 18 2017

Russia set for World Cup stress test in Confed Cup

Eight teams will compete to position themselves as leaders and for an opportunity to qualify for next year's World Cup. New Zealand have lost their last two games 1-0...

Jun 18 2017

Russia beat New Zealand as FIFA Confederation Cup begins

Cristiano Ronaldo will lead Portugal , who possess a fine mix of youngsters and veterans, and benefit from the guidance of the savvy Fernando Santos. "He is focused on ...

Jun 18 2017

Captain Kohli calm ahead of today's final

Victory over India will be a huge prize for Arthur's charges in a sell-out match set to attract one of sport's biggest-ever global broadcast audiences. " India have a ...

Jun 18 2017

Once bitten Pakistan primed for Trophy final

This is their fourth trip to the Champions Trophy final , and only the first for Pakistan . Defending champions India had come into the competition as one of the fa...

Jun 18 2017

India vs. Pakistan: ICC Final Odds & Prediction

All logic points to an Indian victory but nomadic Pakistan are never more risky than when they "cornered" and could provide a final twist to a tournament that has been ...

Jun 18 2017

Unchanged India line-up for Champions Trophy final, hints Virat Kohli

Since then, India and Pakistan have played 15 Test series and 17 One Day International (ODI) series. Even Pakistan is doing well. The outcome of the match is just...

Jun 18 2017

Rs 2000 crore bet on India-Pak title clash

What a fine start this is for Pakistan! . And how can Pakistan influence their qualification into a final? India need a breakthrough and need it real quick. India s...

Jun 18 2017

Eden Hazard's latest comments are encouraging for Chelsea fans

The 26-year-old, who scored 16 times for Chelsea last season, was a huge component in Antonio Conte's title-winning side. "I've been here five years now and I'm so ...

Jun 18 2017

Justin Thomas breaking records at US Open

Matsuyama birdied six of his first eight holes. The 11th hole is when trouble set in for Fowler. "Not your typical U.S. Open setup, but I'm a big fan", McIlroy said. ...

Jun 18 2017

Forget group win over Pakistan, India's Virat Kohli warns before final

Watch India take on Pakistan in the 2017 ICC Champions Trophy final , live on Sky Sports 2 from 10am on Sunday. - This will be the fifth time these sides will ...

Jun 18 2017

Shahid Afridi requests India to soften stance on bilateral cricket

Talking about the team's plans for the final, Kohli said that the squad will try and continue to repeat the similar form of cricket they have been playing so far. S...

Jun 18 2017

Thomas shoots 63, trails Harman by 1 at US Open

It's the first time since the rankings were introduced more than 30 years ago that the top three players missed the cut in the U.S Open . The fifth-ranked player in th...