Stories about Sport

Jun 18 2017

Cristiano Ronaldo 'outraged' and determined to leave Real Madrid

After eight season a Ronaldo Manchester United reunion could be on the cards. However despite this success he is still booed by some sections of the Bernabeu crowd....

Jun 18 2017

DJ bids an early farewell at US Open

Not as frustrated as Jason Day , who had a nightmarish day, shooting a 7-over 79 and needs a miracle round Friday to make the cut, or Rory McIlroy , who shot 78. Positi...

Jun 18 2017

Birdies, bogeys and the eagle in Justin Thomas' 63

Instead, it's Fleetwood and Harman and Brooks Koepka and Rickie Fowler , so it's, well, is it still potentially the greatest finish in U.S. Open history? Fowler sa...

Jun 18 2017

Putin thanks FIFA for trust and cooperation as Confederations Cup kicks off

As an independent nation, Russian Federation has never played New Zealand before and their first match will take place as the opener to the Confederations Cup. And Samo...

Jun 18 2017

Champions Trophy: India wins toss, elects to bowl

Earlier, India beat Pakistan by a margin of 124 runs in group stages on June 4. Meanwhile Kohli played down the importance of a group win against a Pakistan side ...

Jun 18 2017

Super save for bogey keeps Fleetwood smiling at US Open

Open at Oakmont, and matched the all-time low for any major of 63. They fearlessly attacked the pins and nobody was more ruthless than Thomas, who ripped apart the lin...

Jun 18 2017

Confederations Cups:Russia Cruise Past New Zealand

Russian Federation have come up their strongest possible squad for this tournament, with their most experienced goalkeeper Igor Akinfeev with captaining the side and ...

Jun 18 2017

Gatland insists Payne injury not major after Lions loss

Rather than criticise the visitors after Wednesday's defeat to the Auckland Blues - New Zealand's weakest Super Rugby team - Hansen called them "the best Lions si...

Jun 18 2017

Five way tie at top of US Open leaderboard; Fowler one back

Rickie Fowler failed to capitalize on the great conditions, shooting a 73 that kept him on the first page of the leaderboard but left him in a three-way tie for second...

Jun 18 2017

Murray into semi-finals after taming Nishikori

Murray will next play Japanese eighth-seed Nishikori, who recovered to beat veteran Spaniard Fernando Verdasco 0-6 6-4 6-4 6-0 and Murray was wary of the resurgent 2014...

Jun 18 2017

Memory fails Nishikori ahead of Murray reunion

Paris has also had some problems in the past year or two. I'm sure everybody will share in thoughts and prayers for everyone who's been affected by this. And the Wimbled...

Jun 18 2017

Rory McIlroy dismisses Social Media criticism after missing US Open cut

Go and lie down Steve Elkington , you're done. Elkington couldn't help but get the last word in, though. The 28-year-old, who has previously won the US Open , US PG...

Jun 18 2017

Pakistan's Amir fit for final against India

The green shirts lost its opening game to India by a whooping 124 runs under the duckworth-lewis (D/L) method. No team has the guarantee to win. They defeated stron...

Jun 18 2017

Cheika vows changes to bumbling Wallabies

Scotland had been the first to settle, winning a penalty inside the first minute when the hosts were spotted with hands in a ruck. The Wallabies had a chance to level n...

Jun 18 2017

Liverpool agree deal for Mohamed Salah, player set for medical

Barring a few flashes of brilliance, the Blues were never able to get the best out of him and he failed to hold down a spot in Mourinho's starting XI. It's surely 99.9% c...

Jun 18 2017

Thomas' record yet to sink in as he eyes first major title

Open at Erin Hills . Make it, he goes nine-under-par for the round. This birdie putt on the Par 4, 504-yard 5th hole will go down as one of the greatest putts in U.S....

Jun 18 2017

Fighter in critical condition

Sportsnet's James Lynch reported Saturday that former UFC fighter Tim Hague is in the intensive care unit with a serious brain injury. In a Facebook comment , Jackie...

Jun 18 2017

India outclass Pakistan in rain-hit clash

Yuvraj scored a blistering half-century in just 29 balls, while Rohit Sharma (91) remained the top scorer for the Indian side. Yuvraj Singh was awarded as man of t...

Jun 18 2017

CT 2017: India Thrash South Africa To Enter Semi Finals

It was not a mental thing. "It needed to rise to the occasion and it just didn't do that", he said. "Tournaments are little bit different". The cliche that you can ne...

Jun 18 2017

LeBron James denies Draymond Green's 'superteam' claim, says he's in Warrior's 'head'

After Monday night's 129-120 home victory at the Oracle Arena over the Cleveland Cavaliers to secure the NBA Finals in five games, internet betting agents immediately...