Stories about Sport

Jun 24 2017

Artemis Racing vs SoftBank Japan Racing

Moving from one hull to another is not for the faint of heart in America's Cup racing as Artemis skipper Nathan Outteridge shows here. The victor of the first-to-five...

Jun 24 2017

Yachting: New Zealand make fast start in America's Cup final

Oracle needs to win seven to keep the silver trophy in the hands of American software billionaire Larry Ellison. Spithill and his team beat Peter Burling's Kiwis tw...

Jun 24 2017

Nuggets trade back, pick up versatile power forward, 24th pick

Mitchell (6-3, 215, Louisville ) played two seasons at Louisville, averaging 15.6 points, 4.9 rebounds, 2.1 steals and 2.7 assists in 34 games as a sophomore. Not many p...

Jun 24 2017

ICC backs World XI games in Lahore

England begin by playing India on June 24 at Derby , with Australia , who won the 2013 World cup in India , opening up against the team they beat in that final - W...

Jun 24 2017

France vs England 2017 Friendly

England took the lead through Kane from close range (9), but France equalised 12 mins later on thanks to Samuel Umtiti's rebounded initiative. Match referee Davide...

Jun 24 2017

76ers enlist Fultz; Lakers sign up Ball

First, Simmons and Embiid need to be healthy. "This is a great opportunity", Fultz said. I'd throw Robert Covington, who is overcoming a surgery, into that mix, too. ...

Jun 24 2017

Jackson snubs Celtics, happy as a Sun

The Celtics were originally scheduled to see Jackson workout in Sacramento last week, according to Deadspin . The more likely scenario playing out in most mock dra...

Jun 24 2017

New Zealand beat Lions in first Test

The All Blacks will also look to play the 2016 World Player of the Year and out-half Beauden Barrett very flat on the gainline and use the soft hands of Sonny Bill ...

Jun 24 2017

Teams to no longer lose review for umpire's call

The ICC Chief Executives Committee approved the recommendations made by the panel headed by India's Anil Kumble at its annual conference held in London this week. "As a...

Jun 24 2017

Ex-Madrid player Di Maria pleads guilty to Spanish tax prosecutor

Manchester United's Portuguese manager Jose Mourinho watches his players warm up for the English Premier League football match between Manchester United and Cyrsta...

Jun 24 2017

Raiders reward QB Derek Carr with record $125 million deal

According to Ian Rapoport of NFL Network, Carr's contract was backloaded where he could get the bulk of the money in the latter part of the deal when the team relo...

Jun 24 2017

Former Kansas basketball players head for the NBA

Jackson joins a Suns team already loaded with youthful talent as the franchise continues the long climb back toward relevance. The 6-foot-8, 207-pound forward average...

Jun 24 2017

Fabinho would find Manchester United switch `very tempting´

When asked which shirt he will be wearing at United next season, he grinned and told ESPN Brasil: 'At this moment, Fabinho is with the Monaco shirt'. The Brazil mid...

Jun 24 2017

Luis Figo Thinks Real Madrid Could Cope With Cristiano Ronaldo Exit

Ronaldo maintains his innocence in the matter, stressing that his concession and payment of the fine shouldn't taken as an admission of guilt. However, Real president ...

Jun 24 2017

England T20 fate yet to be decided as South Africa draw level

Having been sent back by Livingstone, Roy attempted to run into his ground and blocked the fielder's throw in the process. Bairstow had scored three fifties in his fo...

Jun 24 2017

Mexico 2-1 New Zealand ends in massive brawl at Confederations Cup

Portugal's Cristiano Ronaldo controls the ball, during a training session in St. Petersburg, Russia , Friday, June 23, 2017. Mexico now advances to play the host...

Jun 24 2017

Danny Ainge says Porzingis rumors were 'blown out of proportion'

Boston held the third pick in Thursday night's National Basketball Association draft, with the Suns right behind them. Although he will always be linked to Markelle F...

Jun 24 2017

Celtics pick Duke's Jayson Tatum at No. 3

He'll get his first taste of Celtics basketball out on the West Coast, but Tatum is looking forward to play in front of Boston fans, whom he calls "the best fans in the...

Jun 24 2017

Protesters gather to spread message about Sharia law

Hundreds across the U.S. rallied yesterday in "Marches against Shariah", protesting the perceived threat of radical Islam to American civilisation. Hundreds of people ple...

Jun 24 2017

Portugal, Mexico, Russia in Semis Battle

Osorio is certain to be without midfielder Carlos Salcedo , who suffered a shoulder injury in the game against New Zealand . Things escalated from there, and Osorio ult...