Stories about Sport

Jun 19 2017

London mosque attacker: 'I want to kill all Muslims'

The worshippers detained him until cops arrived on the scene at Seven Sisters Road to arrest him. "Over the past weeks and months, Muslims have endured many incidents...

Jun 19 2017

Champions Trophy: Pakistan set India 339 to win

He, however, praised Hardik Pandya for scoring 76 and playing proper cricket in hard circumstances. The pair had already chanced several risky singles when the breakthr...

Jun 19 2017

Markelle Fultz Will Be Drafted By Philadelphia

If all these young players can mesh and play well together, the City of Brotherly Love may not be too far from seeing their team return to the playoffs. Washington point...

Jun 19 2017

India 319-3 vs Pakistan in rain-hit Champions Trophy match

The biggest factor that pleased Kohli though was the clean hitting of Yuvraj Singh , who smashed a 32-ball 53, when India were looking to up the ante in between severa...

Jun 19 2017

Vegas Golden Knights to compile roster beginning Sunday

What's uncertain is how many trades the Golden Knights will reach with teams to influence which player Vegas selects or avoids in exchange for draft picks, something McPh...

Jun 19 2017

Pakistan clinch Champions Trophy

The victory, and its relative ease over an India team that not only had got the better of Pakistan in one-day matches for the past decade, winning 12 and losing only ei...

Jun 19 2017

Four share lead at US Open

At the top of the board, there's a four-way logjam for the lead with English pair Paul Casey and Tommy Fleetwood joining American duo Brooks Koepka and Brian Harman ...

Jun 19 2017

Portugal Coach Defends Cristiano Ronaldo

The newspaper touted a €180m ($264.4m) move this transfer window. Spanish radio station Onda Cero have reported on Sunday night that Pepe is also giving advice to Ron...

Jun 19 2017

Pakistan dominate Champions Trophy team of the tournament

Yuvraj then fell LBW on appeal to 18 year old Shadab, and Dhoni hooked out to the leg-side boundary to leave India utterly on the ropes at 54-5. This was Pakistan's ...

Jun 19 2017

Fakhar Zaman, Mohammad Amir orchestrate Pakistan's Champions Trophy triumph

Mohammad Hafeez whacked 57 not out off 37 balls, Babar Azam 46, and Imad Wasim 25 not out, as the last 10 overs netted 91 runs, giving Pakistan's bowlers - its stren...

Jun 19 2017

Relentless Nadal moves closer to semi-final collision with Djokovic

In women's singles event, reigning women's champion Garbine Muguruza crashed out in the last 16 to home favourite Kristina Mladenovic who beat her 6-1, 3-6, 6-3. Mugu...

Jun 19 2017

Rafael Nadal first to qualify for ATP World Tour Finals in November

There's no rest for the tired: Play begins at the next major, Wimbledon , just three weeks from Monday. If I have pain on the knees, then I know from experience that i...

Jun 19 2017

Only a few more years of top tennis: Andy

Canada's Milos Raonic says he is in great shape mentally, thanks to the clay court season, as he prepares to try and go one better than past year at the grass court tou...

Jun 19 2017

NBA Draft 2017: Markelle Fultz excited to play with Sixers' Ben Simmons

But, if that Lakers pick doesn't fall between No. 2 and No. 5 in the 2018 draft, Philly will instead send a 2019 first-round pick from Boston that it acquired from th...

Jun 19 2017

Gibbs Racing seeking season's first win at Pocono

Wood Brothers Racing had been winless since Trevor Bayne's victory in the 2011 Daytona 500. Erik Jones placed third, Kurt Busch came in fourth and Brad Keselows...

Jun 19 2017

Aaron Judge hits the hardest home run of the Statcast Era

The California native, playing in front of plenty of friends and family, including his adoptive parents, added to an MVP-caliber resume that grows by the day. On June 10 ...

Jun 19 2017

Zaman, Amir propel Pakistan to rout India for first Champions Trophy title

Amir, whose career was almost ended across London by a ban and jail sentence for his involvement in a spot-fixing scan during a 2010 Test at Lord's, was in superb form ...

Jun 19 2017

India captain Virat Kohli: Pakistan completely outplayed us in Champions Trophy final

India's next major one-day challenge will come in the 2019 World Cup back in England. When we arrived, we were No. 8 in the world. Jhadav hit a brilliant shot towards ...

Jun 19 2017

Sabres Expansion Draft Protected List

Now that the lists are out and Vegas can really make decisions, the league looks in for a insane few days. "That really didn't happen, which we were really happy ...

Jun 19 2017

Ronaldo painted on Russian mural that only the team can see

Portugal are making their debut in the Confederations Cup , while Mexico are playing in their sixth tournament, having won it in 1999. "We faced the European champion...