Stories about Sport

Jun 25 2017

Russian Federation chase win in 3-wayrace for Confed Cup last 4

We need to control the game and to show to ourselves, especially, that we can compete under such hard circumstances". Russia's Alexander Samedov, left, scores during ...

Jun 25 2017

Ronaldo delight as Portugal reach Confed semis

ST. PETERSBURG, Russia (AP) - European champion Portugal showed 95th-ranked New Zealand the respect of selecting Cristiano Ronaldo and other stars when rest was an op...

Jun 25 2017

Ruthless All Blacks maul wounded Lions

The fact is that game in 1994 was the last time New Zealand lost at Eden Park, and yesterday they made it 38 wins on the trot there, an awesome run. "It's a three-match...

Jun 25 2017

Markelle Fultz believes the Sixers are already a playoff team

Fultz , who was selected first overall by the Philadelphia 76ers , doesn't have his own brand like fellow draftee Lonzo Ball . He wanted to remain in the Los Angeles ...

Jun 25 2017

Durant Fires Back at Salty Thunder Fans With Custom Cupcake Hat

After Durant left for the Warriors, he was quickly given the pejorative nickname "cupcake" from the OKC faithful thanks to a conveniently timed Instagram post from form...

Jun 25 2017

Hometown standout Lonzo Ball eager to play for LA Lakers

The Lakers have not been to the playoffs in the last four years, the franchise's longest playoff drought ever. If Pelinka and Johnson have to surrender players to IN,...

Jun 25 2017

Ball a piece of Lakers' rebuilding plan

Ball then flew back to Los Angeles on Friday morning, where he arrived in time for his much- anticipated introductory news conference at the Toyota Center in El Segundo...

Jun 25 2017

Blazers trade up to get Gonzaga's Zach Collins

The #Portland Trail Blazers pulled off a huge trade with the #Sacramento Kings during the #2017 Nba Draft . Adrian Wojnarowski, editor of TheVertical.com , report...

Jun 25 2017

Markelle Fultz, Joel Embiid fully believe Sixers are a playoff team

While that was being completed, the draft got off to a familiar start with the same top-four picks as previous year: Philadelphia, the Lakers , Boston and Phoenix. One...

Jun 25 2017

Markelle Fultz fixes pre-made Instagram ad post after getting drafted

The overall trade viewpoint is about 50/50 and most people feel like that both teams accomplished what they wanted from the trade. Butler averaged 23.9 points, 6.2 rebo...

Jun 25 2017

Angel di Maria settles Spanish tax case and pays 2m euros fine

The Portuguese player is rumoured to have sought a move away from Real Madrid after the case was made by the Spanish Tax Authorities. While it would be sad to see Cr...

Jun 25 2017

PSG star Angel di Maria handed one-year prison sentence

Speaking at an event in Belfast, Ferdinand is quoted by the Manchester Evening News as saying " I hope " he comes back to United having left for a then world-record £...

Jun 25 2017

Rob Pelinka: Russell Trade the 'perfect storm' for Lakers

For the first time in a while, the Lakers finally feel like they've found the guy that can help them return to their winning ways. He said that he knew his son would be...

Jun 25 2017

Ronaldo set to settle Spanish tax bill

El Confidencial reports that Di Maria's defence team struck a deal with prosecutors early on Wednesday morning (June 21), whereby the footballer admitted two counts of...

Jun 25 2017

Transfer Rumour: Alvaro Morata agrees to Manchester United switch

While the Champions League holders value the striker at nearer £80m the Express are citing a report coming from Spanish outlet Marca that claims Morata has now chos...

Jun 25 2017

Indian police arrests 15 for cheering Pakistan in champions trophy final

This was Pakistan's maiden Champions Trophy silverware, and they now have all the three ICC trophies; the ODI World Cup from 1992, T20 World Cup from 2009 and now t...

Jun 25 2017

No. 1 pick hopes to turn 76ers into winners

Phoenix Suns - Josh Jackson 5. Last year's number one overall pick is not without flaws though. While this year's draft class has had National Basketball Associ...

Jun 25 2017

Kidambi Srikanth in Australian Open final

He had previously reached the final of the Singapore Open and Indonesia Open. Kidambi Srikanth vs Chen Long is being played at Sydney (Australia). It is far from ea...

Jun 25 2017

Hamilton: 'do or die' lap secured Baku pole

The three-time world champion claimed the 66th pole position of his career, moving him to sole second in F1's all-time standings, to put him in the ideal position to win ...

Jun 25 2017

Magic Johnson sees the Lakers eventually retiring Lonzo Ball's jersey

It has been noted that the Lakers were the third from worst National Basketball Association franchise in the 2016-17 season, making LaVar's prediction that Lonzo wi...