Stories about Sport

Jun 22 2017

Germany far too good, says Australia boss Postecoglou

Australia's revival was kicked off when Tomi Juric scored from close range after Germany goalkeeper Bernd Leno spilt a deflected Rogic effort in the six yard box jus...

Jun 22 2017

Nate Diaz's former agency files lawsuit over contract dispute

Nate Diaz is the defendant in a lawsuit in which the plaintiffs are seeking more than $1 million in damages, alleging that the fighter breached contracts agreed upon reg...

Jun 22 2017

Dana White Confirms Weight And Venue Of Mayweather Vs McGregor Bout

The bout will be scheduled for 12 rounds at the junior middleweight limit of 154lbs with 10-ounce gloves and the fight will be televised on pay-per-view on Showtime and...

Jun 22 2017

Pekka Rinne is 'just living my dream' in the Stanley Cup Final

Following a pair of frustrating losses in Pittsburgh to open the series, Nashville rebounded with a pair of dominating performances on home ice, including a 4-1 victory ...

Jun 22 2017

What to watch for in the Major League Baseball draft; Twins get first pick

The Marlins, who need pitching feel strongly that they got their man in Rogers. Greene was asked to give a scouting report on himself as a pitcher. The Twins, howev...

Jun 22 2017

It's women's semi-final day at Roland Garros

Besides bidding for a spot in the final, second-seeded Pliskova knows she will replace Angelique Kerber as the world No. 1 by downing third-seeded Halep, the in-form wome...

Jun 22 2017

Lions call up 4 Wales players as tour reinforcements

Sexton, after a poor start to the tour, has done all he can to convince Gatland of his merits. "Our thinking behind that is all of those guys played pretty big minutes la...

Jun 22 2017

Confederation's Cup: Mexico defeat New Zealand

But while Russian Federation defeated New Zealand 2-0, Portugal faced a tougher test against CONCACAF winners Mexico , settling for a 2-2 draw. Mexico now sits i...

Jun 22 2017

Vegas Golden Knights hold cards as National Hockey League expansion draft nears

For the Washington Capitals, there was no suspense on Sunday morning, as The Post reported their protection list on Saturday afternoon . "All the GMs have looked at the ...

Jun 22 2017

Mexico recovers to beat NZ 2-1 in fiery Confed Cup game

Title contenders Portugal and Mexico fought out an entertaining 2-2 draw in the Confederations Cup on Sunday, with each team scoring in the last five minutes. "In the...

Jun 22 2017

Mexico come from behind to beat New Zealand 2-1

Tempers flared in Mexico's 2-1 defeat of New Zealand on Wednesday. Despite the accusations of fraud, and news that Cristiano Ronaldo may not stay at Real Madrid ...

Jun 22 2017

Ronaldo Focused On Russia Clash, Says Portugal's Coach

Within 15 minutes Portugal had taken the lead, however, with Ronaldo, who has now scored or provided an assist in each of his last seven games for the national team, ne...

Jun 22 2017

Heavyweights Germany, Chile clash at Confed Cup

With half a dozen key players rested this summer ahead of next year's World Cup title defence in Russia , Germany coach Joachim Loew brought a young team to Russi...

Jun 22 2017

Putin to attend Confed Cup opener in St. Petersburg

Participants in the 2017 Confederations Cup are hosts Russian Federation, 2014 FIFA World Cup Champions Germany , 2015 Copa America Champions Chile , 2015 AFC Asian...

Jun 22 2017

Top Real Madrid star has his 'heart set' on Man United move

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 a...

Jun 22 2017

Mexico vs. New Zealand live stream

New Zealand's hopes of a first-ever victory in its fourth appearance at the World Cup warm-up tournament were thwarted nine minutes into the second half. However, he...

Jun 22 2017

Portugal looks to return to winning ways

Cristiano Ronaldo , coming off a tumultuous week off the field, had set up Ricardo Quaresma's opening goal for Portugal , and Javier "Chicharito" Hernandez hit Mexico's...

Jun 22 2017

Graham Rowntree: Peter O'Mahony 'exactly the character you need' for Lions

Gatland said of his back row selection: "It's a reward for how the back row has gone". The 27-year-old is one of four Ireland internationals named in Warren Gatl...

Jun 22 2017

Ronaldo header gives Portugal 1-0 win over hosts Russia

The tax storm has followed him to Russian Federation and Ronaldo's future is the hot subject at each Portugal press conference, but Pepe says he is focused on the job...

Jun 22 2017

Azarenka makes winning return after break to have baby

Victoria Azarenka saved three match points against Japan's Risa Ozaki on her way to winning her comeback match from a year out following the birth of her son at the...