Stories about Sport

Jun 24 2017

Ostapenko mounts comeback against Halep to win French Open

The last player to do that at the French was Gustavo Kuerten , who reigned at Roland Garros before Nadal usurped his throne. And after her astounding comeback, we ha...

Jun 24 2017

Liverpool reportedly looking to break transfer record again after Salah arrival

The manner in which Liverpool's interest in Virgil van Dijk collapsed is well publicised and even though Mohamed Salah has signed for the Reds, if the Dutch centre-ba...

Jun 24 2017

France 3-2 England: Three Lions stars rated and slated

I am afraid there is no magic wand to that. "We've had some joy doing that but our game, in all areas, without the ball has to improve". Mbappe caused panic every time...

Jun 24 2017

10-man France beats England 3-2

I think England sides I have been in personally, there would have been times when we play the big teams and everyone's drenched and had the game taken to them. "I'v...

Jun 24 2017

Angel Di Maria Handed Prison Sentence In Tax Fraud Case

Following the development, there's been speculations from many quarters that the four-time Ballon d'Or victor could make a return to former club Manchester United or ma...

Jun 24 2017

Andre Ward Says He's Gonna Kick Sergey Kovalev's Ass For Being Racist

Ward's powerful forehand seriously shook Kovalev , who had a panicky step back in the hope to endure till the Gong at the break. That doesn't mean, however, that this...

Jun 24 2017

Lonzo Ball (and Dad?) Picked by LA Lakers

The Los Angeles Lakers are trying to acquire an additional first-round pick ahead of Thursday's NBA Draft , per several reports. Pressed further, though, Walton ad...

Jun 24 2017

Sports Results of All Confederations Cup Matches Played on Wednesday

The 68,134-seater stadium is the new home of Zenit Saint Petersburg. "But we were better, we had more chances", he said. They face the Solomon Islands in a two-legged Oce...

Jun 24 2017

Five things we learned: Australia v Germany

More established stars such as Mezut Ozil, Tomi Kroos, Thomas Muller and Manuel Neuer remain at home, either rested or injured, with Low opting to give the country's emer...

Jun 24 2017

Sixers take Washington PG Markelle Fultz with No. 1 pick

You can't really tell with my emotion [over the phone]. "People say he was the best two-way player", general manager Ryan McDonough said. Fultz was widely recogniz...

Jun 24 2017

New Zealand vs Portugal: how and where to watch

Cristiano Ronaldo set aside his legal troubles to score the winning goal for Portugal on Wednesday in a 1-0 victory over hosts Russian Federation in the Confederatio...

Jun 24 2017

76ers take Markelle Fultz with No. 1 pick in 2017 National Basketball Association draft

The Philadelphia 76ers have selected guard Markelle Fultz with the No. 1 pick in the National Basketball Association draft. After Fultz was picked, fellow freshman ...

Jun 24 2017

As expected, Las Vegas takes Fleury in expansion draft

The Penguins will travel to Las Vegas and visit Fleury on Thursday, December 14th. Bill Foley , owner of the Vegas Golden Knights , poses before the NHL Awards, Wed...

Jun 24 2017

Celtics make Chaminade's Tatum No. 3 pick in National Basketball Association draft

He ranked second in the ACC in scoring and three-point field goal percentage, fourth in free throw percentage, seventh in three-pointers per game (2.38) and eighth in f...

Jun 24 2017

Ronaldo remains coy about his Real future

Hosts Russia go into their final 2017 FIFA Confederations Cup Group A match against Mexico on Saturday in Kazan knowing that only a victory will guarantee a semif...

Jun 24 2017

26 picks into the NBA draft round 1, no seniors selected

The Celtics then took Duke's Jayson Tatum at No 3 after moving down two spots in the trade with Philadelphia, drawing cheers from a large contingent of their fans at ...

Jun 24 2017

Cavs Won't Be Acquiring Paul George Or Jimmy Butler

He may not be the only one. What a difference a day makes for the Cleveland Cavaliers . In wake of David Griffin's firing , Cleveland's big three could be headed fo...

Jun 24 2017

76ers, Lakers get wants, lead 1-and-done parade

In his only collegiate season, Fultz shot 47.6 percent from the field, made 41.3 percent of his 3-point attempts, reached double figures 24 times and set a school record ...

Jun 24 2017

Celtics confirm they will trade No. 1 overall pick to the 76ers

Rumors. Last week leading up to the 2017 NBA Draft has been insane with some rumors circulating. Fultz led the Pac-12 in scoring and finished No. 6 among all Division I...

Jun 24 2017

Blues acquire Brayden Schenn in draft-day trade with Flyers

Louis Blues for the 27th overall pick, forward Jori Lehtera and a conditional first-round pick in 2018. So the Blues gave up a couple picks to get the superior of tw...