Stories about Sport

Jun 19 2017

Thousands take to the streets to protest Philando Castile shooting verdict

Paul suburb of Falcon Heights. Minnesota State Police spokeswoman Lt. Tiffani Nielson said in a news release Saturday that officers began arresting protesters at ...

Jun 19 2017

Vegas Golden Knights hold all the cards in NHL expansion draft

McPhee said he believes he "can accomplish two things" during the expansion process after selecting players and making trades with other clubs. The Tampa Bay Lightni...

Jun 19 2017

Brooks Koepka caps record week with US Open title

Harman completed his tournament with an even-par 72, while Matsuyama closed with a 66 to climb the leaderboard. Tommy Fleetwood of England finished fourth at 277. "I ...

Jun 19 2017

Koepka claims first major title by taming Erin Hills

The Globe's most recent sports headlines delivered to your inbox every morning. "It was a long phone call for us - it was like two minutes", Koepka said. Justin Thoma...

Jun 19 2017

Dodgers take Miller deep again in 6-4 win against Indians

Terry Francona #17 of the Cleveland Indians looks on from the dugout against the Toronto Blue Jays during game two of the American League Championship Series at Prog...

Jun 19 2017

Champions Trophy final: India lose to Pakistan by 180 runs

Hardik Pandya wasn't giving up though and he raced to 76 off 43 balls taking a liking to young Shadab before a shocking run out dashed India's hopes of a miracle. Moham...

Jun 19 2017

Russia Win Against New Zealand in Confederations Cup Opener

Russia's players duly delivered a victory their head of state had all but demanded this week by beating a poor New Zealand team 2-0. Fyodor Smolov who was outstanding ...

Jun 19 2017

Pakistan destroy arch-rivals India to claim Champions Trophy

They beat South Africa, Sri Lanka and host England to reach their first Trophy final, where only they believed they could end a seven-match, six-year losing streak to In...

Jun 19 2017

Nadal withdraws from Wimbledon tuneup for extra rest

I'm a practice world champion now and that's not who I want to be. While Serena Williams has served as the face of women's tennis for the best part of two decades, Je...

Jun 19 2017

Koepka caps a record week with US Open title

Ah, a sweet thought. The scores were low at Erin Hills this weekend, and no one had a lower total that Brooks Koepka . Koepka broke away from a tight pack with thr...

Jun 19 2017

America's Cup Match Day Two To Get Underway

After all, the 2013 Americas Cup proved that no lead is safe. "The guys on the boat know each other really well and it just feels like we are getting tighter and tighte...

Jun 19 2017

India rout Pakistan to enter quarters

Harmanpreet Singh enthralled the Indian fans who had turned up in full strength with India's fourth goal in the 33rd minute. Pakistan pulled one back late in the match...

Jun 19 2017

Oscar sparks mass brawl in Chinese league

After the former Chelsea midfielder appeared to fire the ball deliberately twice at Guangzhou players, he was rushed by an opponent, fell to the ground and a melee brok...

Jun 19 2017

Pakistan skipper Sarfraz Ahmed proud of young guns' show vs England

Cardiff on Wednesday, witness something special, after Pakistan marched into the finals of the ICC Champions Trophy , thrashing the hosts England by eight wickets ...

Jun 19 2017

India vs Pakistan: Players to watch out for in the final

This was the first Champions Trophy title for Pakistan . After the India match, I said to the boys that the tournament doesn't finish here. The south Asian nation clai...

Jun 19 2017

Seamus Power in the hunt at the St. Jude Classic

Former US Masters champion Charl Schwartzel , American Chez Reavie and Colombian Sebastian Munoz will definitely be involved, though, as they share the lead on nin...

Jun 19 2017

Real Madrid: Cristiano will prove innocence over tax allegations

In December, leaked documents suggested that Ronaldo had avoided tax on income allegedly held in offshore accounts. Real Madrid have declared that they are "abso...

Jun 19 2017

Ton for Fakhar Zaman as Pakistan flay Indian bowlers

Hardik Pandya hit a go-for-broke 76 off 43 balls, including six sixes, but his career-best slog was stopped when he was run out by teammate Ravindra Jadeja. "It's a grea...

Jun 19 2017

Dana White thinks Conor McGregor might upset Floyd Mayweather

When Mayweather preserved his unbeaten record against Manny Pacquiao , in 2015, the Mirror reports that Mayweather's share of the purse was $180 million. McGregor i...

Jun 19 2017

Confederations Cup Kicks Off In Russia One Year Ahead Of World Cup

A bombing in the St. Petersburg metro that left 16 dead in April has also triggered fears that a similar attack could hit Russian Federation during the tournament. "I don...