Stories about Sport

Jun 20 2017

Putin thanks Federation Internationale de Football Association for helping Russia in arranging Confederations Cup

The start of the FIFA Confederations Cup football tournament is a great holiday for entire Russia , Sports Minister Pavel Kolobkov said on Saturday. Hosts Russia hav...

Jun 20 2017

French Open 2017 champion Jelena Ostapenko: Anything is possible

The 20-year-old trailed by a set and was 3-0 down in the second to Halep - who would have become world number one with a win - but prevailed 4-6 6-4 6-3. "I knew she co...

Jun 20 2017

Champions Trophy 2017: India lose to Pakistan by 180 runs

Pakistan , ranked eight in the tournament, had opened the group stage campaign with a huge loss of 124 runs via Duckworth-Lewis (D/L) method. And the captain credited h...

Jun 20 2017

Altuve, Beltran homer in Astros' 7-1 win over Red Sox

I thought Altuve got a good read and cut the base pretty quickly. HOUSTON (AP ) - David Price wasn't great on Sunday night, and he didn't have to be. Price was sent ...

Jun 20 2017

Drought-breaking cricket win gets positive spin in Pakistan

But Pakistan , showing inspiration and the roaring ambition, turned the tables on their opponents through a marvellous performance in a gripping encounter, fought in an ...

Jun 20 2017

LeBron James dunks on kids at son's epic birthday party

No, LeBron James went out there and let some of those competitive juices flow by dominating children on the court, field, and in water balloon fights. James, in his lar...

Jun 20 2017

After Fall, Kyrgios Forced to Withdraw from Queen's Club

Asked if he was optimistic of playing at the All England Club, Kyrgios said: "Yeah, of course. Yeah, I will be playing for sure". Kyrgios was given anti-inflammatories ...

Jun 20 2017

Antonio Conte will stay as Chelsea manager, says club

Chelsea are reportedly lining up Luis Enrique to become their next manager in the event of Antonio Conte leaving Stamford Bridge. Conte is keen to win the Champions ...

Jun 20 2017

Pakistan leapfrog to sixth place in ICC One-day rankings

Fakhar Zaman and Mohammad Amir shone as Pakistan defied the odds to overwhelm arch-rivals India by 180 runs and pull off a major upset in the Champions Trophy fin...

Jun 20 2017

Celtics Fan Burns Markelle Fultz Jersey After Team Trades No. 1 Pick

The 76ers are not the only people excited about the swap with Boston, Fultz also appears to be in great spirits. There is one certainty that I believe can be taken ...

Jun 20 2017

What's on the line for Djokovic & Nadal at Roland Garros Day 8

Nadal continued his ruthless form at Roland Garros by dispatching Spanish 17th seed Roberto Bautista Agut 6-1, 6-2, 6-2 to match Roger Federer's mark of last-eigh...

Jun 20 2017

Matsuyama joins Aoki as major runner-up from Japan

Open signaled that it can be considered complete with neither Phil Mickelson and/or Tiger Woods teeing up at major for the first time since the 1994 U.S. Open, were abl...

Jun 20 2017

Andre Iguodala plans to test free-agent market

Among teams around the league, there's a belief that the value this summer for a two-way wing such as Iguodala could reach $20 million annually. This is in order to impro...

Jun 19 2017

Hope teams will now come and play in Pakistan: Sarfraz

Junaid too is strong and has been taking wickets. Not just that, India will also inform the global community in the FATF plenary, to be held from June 18 to 23, that Ju...

Jun 19 2017

Pepe Tells Cristiano Ronaldo To Join Him At PSG

But Real Madrid , the two-time defending European champion, won't allow Ronaldo to dictate terms of his potential exit. The Real Madrid star wants to quit Spa...

Jun 19 2017

Real Madrid boss Perez tackles Ronaldo problem

Four-time Ballon d'Or victor Cristiano Ronaldo reportedly told his former boss Sir Alex Ferguson six weeks ago that he wanted to quit Real Madrid . There has been spec...

Jun 19 2017

Hosts Russia pass Kiwi test

The second goal finally brought the New Zealand players out of their shell and they nearly got a goal back but Ryan Thomas saw his long range shot well saved by Igor...

Jun 19 2017

It's very confusing - Santos bemused by VAR after Portugal draw

EST in the opening round of the Confederations Cup at Kazan Arena in Russian Federation. "It was not the result we wanted, the team had the game nearly won and we con...

Jun 19 2017

With expansion draft lists set, McPhee listening to offers for additional protection

So, look for the Kings to protect only the best of the best Sunday, when the lists are revealed. The announcements will be made throughout the NHL Award show on Wedne...

Jun 19 2017

All Blacks great Meads impressed by Lions rally

The Wales worldwide rolled his ankle in the opening tour game against New Zealand Provincial Barbarians and has essentially been left playing catch up ever since, earni...