Stories about Sport

Jun 22 2017

Oilers trade F Jordan Eberle to Islanders for C Ryan Strome

Eberle , 27, has played in Edmonton since being drafted by the Oilers in the first round back in 2008. "Jordan brings leadership and experience into our room", Snow sai...

Jun 22 2017

Second-string Lions step up in Chiefs win

The time for words, and predictions, is almost over, as the Lions prepare to test themselves against the All Blacks, and it is their top team's pack - dominant against th...

Jun 22 2017

FA end gambling sponsorship links

Barton was banned for 18 months in April for breaking betting rules and was critical of the FA's relationship with betting companies . Martin Glenn , chief executiv...

Jun 22 2017

Formula One all set for triple-header as FIA approves 2018 calendar

Races in Germany and Hungary will also be held on July 22 and 29. F1 Chairman and CEO Chase Carey said FIA wanted to finalize next season's calendar early so that a...

Jun 22 2017

Boston Celtics Draft Talk: Josh Jackson Open To Playing In Boston

ESPN's Chad Ford reported earlier in the week that Jackson would not work out for the Celtics without assurances that they were keeping the No. As for the Celti...

Jun 22 2017

Pakistan decries drone strikes on its soil, as US considers more

Responding to question during the weekly media briefing, the FO spokesman maintained that Pakistan's policy is clear on this issue that such strikes are are counter-produ...

Jun 22 2017

Cavaliers will not land Paul George or Jimmy Butler

Then, after this season, the Lakers could resign George, make a run at LeBron James , and take Lonzo Ball on Thursday. James wrote . "Thanks for what u did for the team...

Jun 22 2017

Indian convicted of spying seeks pardon from Pakistan

Producing Jadhav's "confessional statement" on its Twitter handle on Thursday evening, ISPR said that he has sought "forgiveness" for his actions and requested Pakis...

Jun 22 2017

Who's No. 3? NBA draft intrigue begins after Fultz, Ball

The intrigue, then, starts with the No. 3 pick in the National Basketball Association draft Thursday. Everyone is familiar with some of the favorites, Lonzo Ball , ...

Jun 22 2017

Cristiano Ronaldo: Florentino Perez to speak to player after Confederations Cup

The president defended the Portuguese star and said that he has heard Ronaldo is angry because of the media treatment concerning his taxation case. The Madrid elect...

Jun 22 2017

Sad day for Indian cricket: Sunil Gavaskar on Anil Kumble's exit

I have always respected that and maintained that and will continue to maintain that as well. Not many in the Indian team were too concerned with the future of Kumble ...

Jun 22 2017

Federation Internationale de Football Association warns Mexico over rude chants at Confederations Cup

Mexico continued to represent North America as it's only team in the Confederation Cup in Russian Federation with a 2-1 victory over New Zealand . The Kiwis' superb f...

Jun 22 2017

Harry Kane's equaliser 'huge moment' for England - Gareth Southgate

The 23-year-old said: "It looked like we're going to win the game and all of a sudden, it looks like we're going to lose". Kane got two sights of goal when the visitors...

Jun 22 2017

Giovani Dos Santos features in 2-1 MEX-NZL Confederations Cup match

New Zealand coach Anthony Hudson had vowed they would bounce back after Saturday's opening 2-0 defeat by Russian Federation and his team were true to his word. It coul...

Jun 22 2017

Nadal skips Queen's event to recover for Wimbledon

Rafael Nadal's 2017 French Open success was the ultimate performance at Roland Garros , according to Bjorn Borg, who expects the Spaniard and Roger Federer to chall...

Jun 22 2017

Russia, FIFA reach last-gasp TV deal for Confederations Cup

Workers on several stadiums have organized strikes repeatedly to protest non-payment of wages and other labor abuses. Worldwide media have published credible reports ...

Jun 22 2017

Ronaldo ordered to appear in court

Ronaldo has also been linked to Manchester United and AS Monaco. They put out a statement saying they will offer him free beer for life if he joins them. "We don't want...

Jun 22 2017

Jimmy Butler Reportedly Informs Cavs He Wants To Remain With Bulls

He signed a two-year, $47.5 million deal and is slated to receive $23.8 million in the second season. Dwyane Wade defended his debut season for the Bulls on Twitter...

Jun 22 2017

Ronaldo won't quit Real - club boss

The Spanish tax authority claims that between 2011 and 2012 Mourinho did not pay €3.3m (£2.9m) in due taxes. "Cristiano has a contract and he is a Real Madrid pla...

Jun 22 2017

Ireland and Afghanistan become Test nations

Afghanistan and Ireland become the 11th & 12th Full Members of the ICC and this is the first time two new members have been admitted together since 1926. The news will t...