Stories about Sport

Jun 21 2017

Spain court calls Cristiano Ronaldo to testify in $16mn tax fraud case

Barcelona star Lionel Messi was sentenced to a 21-month jail sentence and 2.09-million-euro fine a year ago for tax fraud . The former Real Madrid boss has been a...

Jun 21 2017

Real Madrid president says he hasn't spoken to Ronaldo about exit rumours

However, Florentino Perez insists Cristiano Ronaldo is free to leave if a club is ready to pay his 880 million release clause. On top of the finances, there is also...

Jun 21 2017

Mickelson, longtime caddie to part ways

Mickelson said. "Our decision is not based on a single incident". World number 11 Jon Rahm quickly dismissed rumours he could team up with caddie Jim "Bones" Mackay. ...

Jun 21 2017

Manchester United cleared of any wrongdoing in Paul Pogba transfer

Much of the confusion surrounding the deal was due to notorious money-grabber Mino Raiola representing Pogba, with multiple reports claiming that the super-agent pocket...

Jun 21 2017

Country above party, saysPM Modi on GST support

The PM spoke at length on making India self-reliant in different fields including Defence and Healthcare. Referring to former President Kalam, Modi noted that science...

Jun 21 2017

Cosby Trial: Deadlocked Jury Deliberates on Day 5

The jury tells the judge that it "cannot come to a unanimous consensus on any of the counts". The jury's note, delivered a few minutes after 11 a.m. "Was it in your min...

Jun 21 2017

Real President Perez Expects Ronaldo to Stay

Ronaldo , 32, is said to want to leave Spain after being accused of tax fraud . The Portugal superstar Ronaldo , who is now playing for his country at the ongoing...

Jun 21 2017

Mourinho accused of tax fraud

The Manchester United boss is accused of €3.3million worth of tax fraud committed in 2011 and 2012. Lionel Messi and Javier Mascherano , among others, have already...

Jun 21 2017

Lakers rumors: Three jersey numbers Paul George should consider

Chicago Bulls shooting guard Dwyane Wade is reportedly leaning toward exercising his $24 million player option to remain with the franchise next season. The Pacers thou...

Jun 21 2017

FIFA satisfied with attendance at Confed Cup games in Russia

Goalkeeper Claudio Bravo is likely out as well for the opener after sustaining a calf injury back in Premier League play with club side Manchester City. But it is also an...

Jun 21 2017

Cristiano Ronaldo To Appear In Court Over Tax Fraud Claims

There have also been suggestions Pepe has been advising his club and global colleague, urging him to leave Madrid for a new challenge, with Paris Saint-Germain and R...

Jun 21 2017

Hawks Trade Dwight Howard and 1st Round Pick to Hornets

There weren't many rumblings about a move for Howard, who signed a three-year $70.5 million deal with the Hawks last off-season, however it does now shift attention to Pa...

Jun 21 2017

Man Utd manager Jose Mourinho accused of tax fraud by Spanish authorities

Reigning Ballon d'Or and Best FIFA Men's Player award victor Ronaldo has been linked with a return to Manchester United having been "outraged" by what he feels is unf...

Jun 21 2017

Real President: We Would Have Loved Messi At Madrid

After tearing it up for Santos and the Brazilian national team, Neymar quickly became one of the hottest talents in world football and a long queue for his signature form...

Jun 21 2017

Kohli, Dhawan and Bhuvneshwar Make ICC Champions Trophy Team

The player of the match was, quite correctly, awarded to Pakistani batsman, Fakhar Zaman. But some officials believe the eight-team event is now too similar to the Worl...

Jun 21 2017

Tax Evasion: Cristiano Ronaldo to appear before court on July 31

Gestifude, the Portuguese company that represents Ronaldo, told El Confidencial news platform that "we have differences of criteria, yes, but we are calm, because the act...

Jun 21 2017

Back-to-back Alaska fatal black bear maulings seen as flukes

Anchorage Police Department Sgt. Nathan Mitchell told KTUU the victim's mom was at the race. "They were running the race". The brother notified race director Brad Pre...

Jun 21 2017

Washington Redskins owner 'thrilled' by Supreme Court's trademark ruling

Slants founder Simon Tam tried to trademark the band name in 2011, but the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office denied the request on the ground that it disparages Asia...

Jun 21 2017

French Open to witness new queen

Bacsinszky overcame raucous support for Kiki Mladenovic to advance to her second Roland Garros semi-final 6-4 6-4 before unseeded Ostapenko rattled Caroline Wozniacki w...

Jun 21 2017

Unseeded Ostapenko To Face Halep In Women's Final

Pliskova struck the ball ferociously, but paid the price for 55 unforced errors after being put under huge pressure by a relentless and vibrant Halep. Even when she mis...