Stories about Sport

Jun 25 2017

Sanchez scores early but Chile held 1-1 by Germany

Australia and Cameroon came into their contest eager to register their first win of the tournament after both sides lost their opening matches. The result means Chi...

Jun 25 2017

Jayson Tatum drafted by Boston with the third overall pick

His all-around skillset should cause him to be selected among the first 10 picks. The trade was made because Boston would've selected Tatum with the first pick an...

Jun 25 2017

David Ortiz demonstrates inner 50 Cent with first pitch

Hall of Famers Carl Yastrzemski, Pedro Martinez , Wade Boggs and Jim Rice joined Ortiz on the field before the game, along with family members of the other players whose...

Jun 25 2017

Red Sox manager John Farrell ejected in 7th inning

The Los Angeles Angels are at the point where they cannot afford a losing streak of any length considering they are trying to stay within shouting distance of Houston in ...

Jun 25 2017

76ers formally introduce Markelle Fultz to Philly

CAMDEN , N.J. - While the notion of becoming the top overall pick had yet to sink in the morning after the National Basketball Association draft , Markelle Fultz didn'...

Jun 25 2017

Explaining the Celtics-76ers trade's unique future NBA Draft pick protections

If things go the wrong way for Boston in the 2018 and 2019 lotteries, this could become a really bad deal, but most likely, the Celtics will receive a pair of top five ...

Jun 25 2017

Aamer Sohail alleges Champions Trophy matches were fixed in Pakistan's favor

Pakistan coach Mickey Arthur said before the semi-final that if his side played their "best game" they could "put pressure" on England . Eoin Morgan (33) and Root, ...

Jun 25 2017

Orioles avoid dubious pitching mark, Bundy beats Rays 8-3

The loss went to reliever Jose Alvarado (0-3), who faced a single batter to open the seventh and walked him, setting up what would be the go-ahead run. Orioles: Closer Za...

Jun 25 2017

Raonic loses to 698th-ranked Kokkinakis at Queen's

MURRAY FALLS Britain's Andy Murray serves against Australia's Jordan Thompson during their men's singles first round tennis match at the ATP Aegon Championship...

Jun 25 2017

Luis Figo says Cristiano Ronaldo is 'not indispensable' at Madrid

A Spanish state prosecutor accused former Real Madrid coach Jose Mourinho of tax fraud worth 3.3 million euros (USD3.7 million) in unpaid taxes yesterday. "I hold the...

Jun 25 2017

Los Angeles Lakers GM compares Lonzo Ball to...Tom Brady?

The Indiana Pacers selected Leaf in the first round as the 18th overall pick, 16 spots behind teammate Lonzo Ball . In light of that, Lonzo doubled down on that noti...

Jun 25 2017

New Zealand beats Oracle in America's Cup opener in Bermuda

While Team NZ have recorded four wins over the weekend, they entered the Cup match on -1 due to a new format quirk. Because Oracle won the qualifiers, the challenger star...

Jun 25 2017

Germany takes on Chile in high-profile Confederations Cup showdown

The Socceroos are without a win in the competition following a 3-2 defeat against Germany and 1-1 draw with Cameroon , but Kruse believes Ange Postecoglou's men are ...

Jun 25 2017

Markelle Fultz preferred 76ers over Celtics because of Chick-Fil-A

Most of the selections Thursday night seem to have fan approval. The Celtics used the third pick on Duke's Jayson Tatum . To be fair, Fultz said during his ESPN inte...

Jun 25 2017

LSU ends Beavers' historic season with 6-1 win

LSU pitcher Alex Lange delivers a pitch during the third inning of an NCAA College World Series baseball game against OR in Omaha, Neb ., Friday. LSU took a 2-0 lea...

Jun 25 2017

Butler trade, freshmen picks highlight NBA draft

When Boston traded out of the top spot of the NBA Draft down to No. 3, essentially passing on Markelle Fultz , the Washington guard didn't get mad. "I just want ...

Jun 25 2017

Lionel Messi could have joined Real Madrid instead of Barcelona - ex

Judges tend to follow the guidance of state prosecutors in Spain. Messi's appeal against the sentence was rejected by the Supreme Court last month, but his father's j...

Jun 25 2017

#ConfedCup Ronaldo scores as Portugal, Mexico reach semis

Portugal's Bernardo Silva , right, scores his side's second goal during the Confederations Cup , Group A soccer match between New Zealand and Portugal , at the St...

Jun 25 2017

Kylian Mbappe open to Arsenal move

Several sides have been linked with Mbappe, 18, but PSG are one of the few clubs who could meet the asking price Monaco want for their star talent and the source said...

Jun 25 2017

Bellator 180 Predictions: Wanderlei Silva vs

It's also, along with the recent wave of free-agent signings that includes Larkin, the clearest sign yet that Bellator is serious about challenging UFC's market dominan...