Stories about Sport

Jun 19 2017

Ward stops Kovalev in eight to win rematch

Ward now moves to 32-0 in his career while retaining his WBA, IBF, WBO light heavyweight titles while also picking up the vacant Ring light heavyweight title as well. Fr...

Jun 19 2017

STANLEY CUP FINAL: Penguins can't afford to lose Game 5

The Penguins and Predators are where they are because they have both been successful on home ice. We thought we played a real competitive game in Game 2 .Then again, ...

Jun 19 2017

Cristiano Ronaldo threatens to quit Real Madrid and leave Spain

Ronaldo could be the highest paid player in the world if a deal with a Chinese club is actualised surpassing former Manchester United teammate and Chinese export Carlos...

Jun 19 2017

Start of Confed Cup is great holiday for Russia: Sports minister

After the New Zealand " All Whites " had cleared off the line several times, the breakthrough for the hosts came on 31 minutes when midfielder Denis Glushakov raced throu...

Jun 19 2017

Cristiano Ronaldo interested in Manchester United return

He is said to have told Fergie he misses the atmosphere at Manchester United and feels his relationship with the Los Blancos faithful is becoming strained. Both Baye...

Jun 19 2017

Koepka cruises to first major at US Open

Tommy Fleetwood , Patrick Reed , and Si Woo Kim only managed even-par or worse. Both Koepka and Harman still had several holes to play, although that offered both oppo...

Jun 19 2017

Brooks Koepka Wins 2017 US Open

Rory McIlroy set the record in 2011. His round of 66 was over almost 90 minutes before Koepka strolled to the 18th green, with the tournament all but wrapped up. "I ju...

Jun 19 2017

Penguins' Fleury left available for Vegas expansion draft

No matter what strategy the Golden Knights use in the expansion draft, they're going to find the guys they want. But as Vegas looks to build for the future, the team has ...

Jun 19 2017

Celtic and Rangers among British sides to learn European opposition

Clearly we need to sign players. "For the risk to be smaller, we went to the markets and the players we know". New Rangers signing Ryan Jack expected a backlash f...

Jun 19 2017

Did Taylor Swift fire another shot in rivalry with Katy Perry?

It's the latest chapter in their long-running feud which kicked off when Taylor's dancers left her tour to dance with Katy and she wrote the song Bad Blood about her ...

Jun 19 2017

Mexico Hold Portugal In Confederations Cup

The late drama took much of the focus away from Cristiano Ronaldo who, apart from the assist for Ricardo Quaresma's opener, failed to inspire his team. Ronaldo has n...

Jun 19 2017

Confederations Cup 2017 Preview; Will Russia Be Good Host?

Portugal will play Mexico in the Confederations Cup , Group A soccer match scheduled for Sunda. "All players aim to go far and dream of raising trophies", said 21...

Jun 19 2017

Russian Federation topple New Zealand in opening fixture of FIFA Confederations Cup

Portugal and Mexico are other teams in Group A and will face-off on Sunday, June 18. Smolov's goal was rightly ruled offside before Russian Federation took the lead on ...

Jun 19 2017

French Open 2017: Rafael Nadal cruises into quarter-finals at Roland Garros

Thiem hinted that he has spent countless hours studying film of Djokovic , with hopes of downing the 12-time Grand Slam victor. "Yeah, I also have some experience to p...

Jun 19 2017

Spurs Demand £50m for Eric Dier, Top Rumours

The Spurs defence was the best in the Premier League last season, only conceding 26 goals - seven less than champions Chelsea - but Pochettino is still seeking to a...

Jun 19 2017

Pakistan 'pressure' got to India, says Kohli

S. Dhoni's residence soon after the match . Fast bowler Amir ripped out India's top three batsmen before the defending champions subsided to 158 all out with 19.3 ...

Jun 19 2017

Brooks Koepka wins US Open title

Harman was hoping to become the fourth player in succession to convert a 54-hole lead into victory after Henrik Stenson and Jimmy Walker in the last two majors of 2016 ...

Jun 19 2017

Pakistan can upset any team on their day, says Kohli

He struck a crucial blow in his very next over when he dismissed India captain Virat Kohli . But so did Pakistan , who restricted their last three opponents to belo...

Jun 19 2017

Warriors have chance at second-best record ever

But this year the Warriors have Durant , and that is making all the difference. The thrilling back-and-forth affair was the first close game of the finals, but the ...

Jun 19 2017

Ronaldo reveals he wants to return to Manchester United

Spanish prosecutors have filed a lawsuit against the player accusing him of defrauding tax authorities of €14.7 million (R211 million) by hiding his image rights income...