Stories about Sport

Jun 23 2017

Crystal Palace could appoint Premier League man, but he has budget concerns

Sean Dyche , Mauricio Pellegrino , Roy Hodgson and Slavisa Jokanovic have all featured in the betting in the subsequent weeks, but now it looks like Palace have set ...

Jun 23 2017

No negotiations with Barcelona for Dembele - Dortmund's Zorc

Barca sporting director Robert Fernandez said this week the club will make some "big-name signings" this summer and Dembele's name has been frequently linked with a mov...

Jun 23 2017

Confederations Cup 2017: Young German brigade edge Australian Socceroos

On the back of his breakthrough season with RB Leipzig, striker Timo Werner, 21, expects a fiery start in Sochi for the untested, green Germans. "It's disappointing, ...

Jun 23 2017

Diego Costa only interested in Atletico Madrid transfer?

Following Spain's 2-2 draw with Colombia at the beginning of the month, Costa said: "I'm a Chelsea player, but they do not want me there". It is reported that Atle...

Jun 23 2017

Cristiano Ronaldo can handle tax scandal pressure - Pepe backs Real Madrid star

United shouldn't be ignoring other targets to pursue a pipe dream of re-signing Ronaldo but that doesn't mean I wouldn't like to see him re-signed, nor that I feel we sho...

Jun 23 2017

Pacers, Lakers involved in trade talks for Paul George

George, who averaged a career-best 23.7 points last season, has a major preference in joining the Lakers as he grew up in Southern California. According to ESPN's Ma...

Jun 23 2017

Improving Federer beats Zverev to reach Halle quarters

At least there is still some home interest in the Aegon Championships at Queen's after Britain's Jamie Murray and Brazilian partner Bruno Soares beat Ryan Harrison and Mi...

Jun 23 2017

Mithali Raj slams journalist when asked to name her 'favourite male cricketer'

While women's cricket is being uplifted with them receiving a higher daily allowance and earnings per game, these responses clearly indicate that there is still a long wa...

Jun 23 2017

Messi offers to pay $558000 to avoid 21-month jail sentence

He is offering to pay 360,000 euros ($402,000) to avoid his 15-month sentence for helping his son cheat on his taxes. As state prosecutor, Ms Lopez Riera is impartial i...

Jun 23 2017

Di María given fine for Spanish tax fraud

Ronaldo is ready to pay Spain's tax authorities 14.7 million euros. Mourinho led Madrid to the Liga title in 2011-12, before first returning to Chelsea and then takin...

Jun 23 2017

Liverpool complete signing of Mohamed Salah from Roma

After failing to make an instant impact, the attacker was sent on loan Fiorentina and Roma , where he made a permanent move a year ago. "Now I'm here and I'm very ha...

Jun 23 2017

Grenfell Tower blaze sparked by faulty fridge

The Sun also reported that a few eyewitnesses told the police that they heard one of the resident claiming that the fire was caused by his appliance. So far, 164 proper...

Jun 23 2017

Perez's grand slam lifts Royals to 6-4 win over Red Sox

In the last 30 games, Merrifield has hit.336 with 19 RBI, Hosmer has hit.325 with 5 homers, Perez has hit.291 with 7 homers, Cain has hit.275 with 9 homeruns and Moustaka...

Jun 23 2017

Pistons take Duke's Kennard with No. 12 pick

But for now, Van Gundy is ecstatic that they were able to add the draft's best shooter to the worst shooting team in the league. "He can really play offensively, I me...

Jun 23 2017

National Basketball Association trades officially start with Atlanta & Charlotte, Los Angeles and Brooklyn

New general manager Travis Schlenk met with the media shortly before the start of Thursday's National Basketball Association draft to discuss his first big move: a deal t...

Jun 23 2017

O'Mahony to captain Lions in 1st test vs

Hansen described himself as feeling "cool, calm, and excited" ahead of the first Test against the Lions , the first in a series which, he said, matters as much to the ...

Jun 23 2017

With one eye on history, Hansen beckons Lions to Eden Park fortress

Should the British & Irish Lions win in Auckland on Saturday it really will be a special achievement. O'Mahony was handed leadership duties for Saturday's clash at the ...

Jun 23 2017

Will the Lakers Draft Lonzo Ball?

Kentucky's De'Aaron Fox and UCLA 's Lonzo Ball squared off twice during their one-season college careers. Sources point to Ball as the target. Paul George to the ...

Jun 23 2017

Confirmed: Manchester United in £31million offer to sign Barcelona star

However, despite a disappointing debut season at Camp Nou the Catalan giants are seemingly not interested in selling the Portuguese global. Barcelona have reportedly ...

Jun 23 2017

Philadelphia 76ers draft Markelle Fultz with No. 1 pick

Philadelphia, which was picking No. 1 overall for the second straight year, acquired the top pick in the draft from the Boston Celtics in a trade completed earlier this...