Stories about Sport

Jun 18 2017

Diego Costa open to loan move to escape Chelsea

The Spanish worldwide has been crucial to the Blues' last two Premier League title victories. However, the second season saw him have his differences with Jose Mourin...

Jun 18 2017

Champions Trophy: India, Pak gear up for 'mother of all finals'

The teams meet again on Sunday in the final, an obviously bigger occasion. But also buying into the way we want to play our game, buying into the way we want to play ou...

Jun 18 2017

CT 2017: India win toss, elect to field against Pakistan

So, a bit of luck is also with Sarfraz. For Pakistan , they will need to match India's pressure in the field. Arthur, a former coach of both his native South Af...

Jun 18 2017

US Open: Thomas tickled pink over his 63

A whopping eight players are at 6 under, including world No. 4 Hideki Matsuyama and Louis Oosthuizen . Winning the U.S. Open is something he has thought about many times...

Jun 18 2017

India and Pakistan ready for Champions Trophy battle royal

He was calmness personified, exuding an impression that things are under control. "We haven't spoken about this game in a different way". "What we've produced after tha...

Jun 18 2017

Justin Thomas sets Open scoring record with 9-under 63

Thomas admitted that as he walked up the 18th fairway Saturday afternoon, he wasn't aware that he was on the verge of history. Going into the final round, 42 players were...

Jun 18 2017

Ireland hooker Rory Best to lead Lions against the Chiefs

With over a quarter of the game to go with the returning Kerr-Barlow back on the field, the wave of confidence grew, as the Maori attack fizzled out. Nehe Milner-Skudde...

Jun 18 2017

Donald to captain Chiefs-Lions showdown

British and Irish Lions test positions were still up for grabs in their clash against the Waikato Chiefs on Tuesday with the composition of the back three and loose fo...

Jun 18 2017

Cristiano Ronaldo thinking only of Confederations Cup: Andre Silva

Ronaldo has scored 18 goals in his last 11 matches, including two in Portugal's 3-0 win at Latvia in a European World Cup qualifier last week, the team's last match ...

Jun 18 2017

'Soldier' Fakhar marches on to Champions Trophy hundred

Pakistan defeated hosts England by eight wickets to make it to the final while India trounced Bangladesh by eight wickets to reach the top two position for the secon...

Jun 18 2017

Justin Thomas shoots 63, trails Brian Harman by 1

Meanwhile, the wind has died so much that while the course is getting firm and the greens a little crusty, it hasn't affected the scoring. Thomas broke the U.S. He was ...

Jun 18 2017

Stephen Curry: It Would Mean Everything To Keep Warriors Together

For the second year in a row, the Cavs must make an improbable comeback if it wants to hoist the trophy. While the Warriors haven't formally met to discuss whether th...

Jun 18 2017

McGregor V Mayweather - It's On!

The bout, which is expected to be a massive, massive seller, is going to go down at the T-Mobile Arena. The fight seemed highly implausible because Mayweather was ret...

Jun 18 2017

Thomas bags US Open history with 63

Then again, none of the top 16 on the leaderboard has ever won a major. That appeared to prompt 1995 US PGA champion Steve Elkington to write on Twitter that "Rory is s...

Jun 18 2017

Rory McIlroy Roasted Steve Elkington on Twitter

They were joined by the likes of Open champion Henrik Stenson, Olympic gold medallist Justin Rose and Europe's two young hotshots, Jon Rahm and Thomas Pieters. Then the...

Jun 18 2017

Harman looks for major breakthrough at US Open

Day thought his game was perfectly suited for Erin Hills. "I felt the most calm I have in a major in a long time this week", he said. It is the 31st time a 63 has bee...

Jun 18 2017

Thomas roars into US Open lead

Day, who won the 2015 PGA Championship up the road at Whistling Straits, had to birdie his last hole Thursday to break 80. Kim is three shots back and one ahead of Patric...

Jun 18 2017

Justin Thomas shoots 63, trails Brian Harman by one at US Open

The second is this fantastic approach shot on the 18th to set him up with an eight-foot putt for eagle and the new U.S. Open record. Thomas also has a sense of the histor...

Jun 18 2017

Justin Thomas shoots 63 in US Open third round

The bogey left him with a 4-under 68 for the day and a three-way tie for second place at 11 under - tied with Brooks Koepka and Justin Thomas , and one shot behind Br...

Jun 18 2017

The NBA champions set to make historic Trump boycott

The Warriors blew a 3-1 lead in the Finals past year and lost the title to the Cleveland Cavaliers after posting the best regular-season record in National Basketball A...