Stories about Sport

Jun 24 2017

MLB Draft 2017: Royce Lewis goes No. 1 overall to Twins

The first and second rounds will be held Monday on the MLB Network, with rounds 3-10 beginning at noon Tuesday. Surprise leaders in the AL Central after finishing 59-...

Jun 24 2017

Floyd Mayweather, Conor McGregor Will Face-Off On August 26th

I don't think McGregor has the boxing prowess to do anything with Mayweather . He also earned a record $250 million for his fight against Manny Pacquiao two year...

Jun 24 2017

Magic: D'Angelo Russell had potential but Lakers needed more

Certainly, this is a risky move by the Lakers but these are the moves the organization needs to make if they want to move toward the top. Magic Johnson , left, laughs...

Jun 24 2017

Portugal and Mexico advance, hosts Russian Federation bow out — FIFA Confederations Cup

For Russia , anything but a victory will mean an early exit from its home tournament, although advancing was already seen as a hard task in a group with Mexico and Po...

Jun 24 2017

Mexico relishing chance to show its worth against Russia

Portugal's opening day draw with Mexico in Kazan , and Mexico's narrow win over New Zealand in Sochi, means the two teams are the joint group leaders and level on...

Jun 24 2017

Russian Federation face decisive match against Mexico at Confed Cup

Defender Luis Neto said the objective is to finish top of the group. The New Zealand and Portugal of FIFA Confederations Group A are going to meet each other in the...

Jun 24 2017

Lakers introduce Lonzo Ball, set high expectations

Lonzo is happy that he's a Laker and will be playing in his hometown. I'm fine where we are. We've got to get the right people in place to do that, but we're building e...

Jun 24 2017

Indian batsmen with highest ODI aggregates in West Indies

Under him, India won Test series against West Indies , New Zealand, England, Bangladesh and Australia. This will also be an occasion when Kohli will have complete fr...

Jun 24 2017

BCCI official: Kohli has to deliver otherwise he had it

Indian captain Virat Kohli on Thursday broke his silence on Anil Kumble's resignation from the team and said the players respect the former coach and his decision of...

Jun 24 2017

FP1 - Red Bull one-two in Baku as Perez hits the wall

It's often windy too, though that was not the big factor today. That meant cars were sliding around in any case, despite two sessions for the Formula 2 cars as well which...

Jun 24 2017

Germany-Chile Confederations Cup encounter ends in draw

Despite leaving all his World Cup-winning stars at home, Germany's coach Joachim Low was delighted by how his team - the youngest squad at the Cup - fared. "We can not ...

Jun 24 2017

PSG's Di Mara fined for tax fraud by Spanish authorities

The Portugal global had knowingly used a "business structure" created in 2010 to hide his income in Spain from his image rights. But a statement released by Mourinh...

Jun 24 2017

Verstappen on top as Red Bull dominate opening practice

Hamilton had a spell up front on supersofts with 1m 43.348s to Bottas's 1m 43.647s and then 1m 43.430s on the same rubber, as Verstappen put Red Bull into contention wi...

Jun 24 2017

Markelle Fultz lets Philadelphia know Sixers are playoff team now

After going a combined 75-253 over the past four seasons, the Sixers are exploding with excitement about the future after trading up to acquire the top pick to take Fu...

Jun 24 2017

Northern Ireland caddie guides Brooks Koepka to US Open title

In winning on Sunday, Koepka became the seventh consecutive first-time major champion, following in the footsteps of Sergio Garcia, Jimmy Walker, Henrik Stenson, Dustin J...

Jun 24 2017

Prosecutors accuse Mourinho of $3.7 million tax fraud

Mourinho's management team - Gestifute - and Real Madrid did not immediately respond to CNN's request for comment. Real Madrid and Man United are not directly invol...

Jun 24 2017

Unseeded Jelena Ostapenko Stuns Simona Halep to Win Title

Spanish player Anabel Medina Garrigues has also been helping with coaching as she recovers from an injury. "She' a great champion". In baking sunshine Ostapenko began...

Jun 24 2017

Federer beats defending champion Mayer to reach semifinals

It will be their eighth career encounter and fourth in Halle , with Federer dominating the head-to-head series 7-0. Fully committed on a second serve, Zverev pumped a ...

Jun 24 2017

Kiwis in control with 2 more wins

The New Zealanders have massive support at home, where sailing is a national sport. The 35th AmericasCup Match presented by #LouisVuitton in Bermuda is now underway. Duri...

Jun 24 2017

Journalist dies of wounds from blast in Iraq's Mosul

The journalists were working for #5 Bis Productions company filming the program Envoye Special for France 2 TV channel. On Tuesday, the day after the landmine blast, ...