Stories about Sport

Jun 27 2017

Pakistan set South Africa 207 to win

Meanwhile India captain Mithali Raj summed up the spirit of defiance in a women's game that wants to be appreciated on its own terms. 'It's about how we react now, ' sh...

Jun 27 2017

Saints place DT Fairley on "Non-Football Injury" list

One such specialist has recommended that Fairley, 6-feet-4, 310 pounds, should not play football again. Fairley's heart issue was a cause for concern before he was draf...

Jun 27 2017

Referees can stop games over fan abuse at Confederations Cup, say Federation Internationale de Football Association

What is it and when does it start? The finalists will also be invited to watch one of the semi-finals of the 2017 Fifa Confederations Cup . The Confederations Cup ...

Jun 27 2017

Holy Shit, The McGregor Vs. Mayweather Megafight Is Actually Happening

Mayweather Promotions will handle the undercard, which likely means boxing matches and no other UFC fights or fighters will be featured. White said two would figh...

Jun 27 2017

LaVar Ball gets booed mercilessly by crowd at NBA Draft

Does he expect his father to keep a lower profile? "He's going to do what he does and we're going to do what we do and we're going to get after it here. Despite the blust...

Jun 27 2017

Can Warriors Keep Superteam Together, Thanks To New NBA Labor Contract?

Yet the two-time reigning MVP and new NBA Finals MVP Kevin Durant said Wednesday they would consider taking less money to keep the core of the champion Golden State ...

Jun 27 2017

#STLBlues lose Perron to Vegas in expansion draft

Defensemen Alexei Emelin , Marc Methot , Colin Miller , Griffin Reinhart and David Schlemko were all picked by the Golden Knights , along with forwards Brendan Leipsi...

Jun 27 2017

US Open 2017: A look at the numbers from Erin Hills

Koepka followed his first career title at the Challenge de Catalunya with victories at Italy's Montecchia Open, the Challenge de España and the Scottish Hydro Challenge. ...

Jun 27 2017

Federer lifts ninth Halle Open title

Federer will head into Wimbledon , which starts on July 3, as favourite to win an outright record eighth title. Roger Federer said clinching the fourth seed at Wim...

Jun 27 2017

Lonzo Ball: 'Reaching the playoffs is the goal, that is the plan'

Thursday, the Lakers selected Lonzo Ball, Kyle Kuzma, Josh Hart, and Thomas Bryant. Excluding active and recently retired athletes, there's no better fit for WWE in...

Jun 27 2017

Italy agrees €5.2bn bailout plan for struggling Veneto banks

The Italian cabinet convened this afternoon to approve an emergency decree that will start liquidation proceedings for Banca Popolare di Vicenza (BPVI) and Veneto Banc...

Jun 27 2017

76ers tab Fultz with No. 1 pick of National Basketball Association draft

Joel Embiid has been arguably the biggest piece of the Philadelphia 76ers' "process" over the last few years, and it appears the team is trying to make sure they can k...

Jun 27 2017

Ricciardo takes shock win in Baku

Ferrari's Vettel was hit with a ten-second stop-go penalty, which saw him drop from second to ninth after he steered into race leader Hamilton under safety vehicle c...

Jun 27 2017

Wall snubbed for media's All-Defensive first, second teams

The official panel of writers and broadcasters who cover the National Basketball Association isn't so sure. The NBA announced its All-Defensive teams on Monday, wth K...

Jun 27 2017

England edge out Proteas in T20 decider

De Villiers said it was always his intention to go at Crane, but the Proteas skipper believes England are going to be a force to be reckoned with for some time. Sister...

Jun 27 2017

Former Packers RB Ahman Green jailed on child abuse claim

The girl told sheriff's deputies her father wanted her to do the dishes to earn allowance money, but she did not want to do the work. Green admitted hitting her with an o...

Jun 26 2017

Sebastian Vettel 'disgraced' himself with auto chop in Baku, claims Lewis Hamilton

Vettel threw his hands into the air before pulling alongside Hamilton and then swerving right, making wheel-to-wheel contact with the Mercedes driver and later earning ...

Jun 26 2017

Max Verstappen: More to come from Red Bull

Red Bull driver Max Verstappen secured the fastest time before crashing at the end of a chaotic second practice Friday at the Azerbaijan Grand Prix . Verstappen was ...

Jun 26 2017

Chicago Bulls: Trading Jimmy Butler at the Draft was the right move

The deal could not quite be completed, and Butler went through a frustrating season with the Bulls , who brought in Dwyane Wade and Rajon Rondo in hopes of squeezing s...

Jun 26 2017

Ezekiel Elliott featured in ESPN The Magazine's 2017 Body Issue

Elliott is one of 23 athletes who will be featured, along with New England Patriots wide receiver Julian Edelman and NBA All-Star Isaiah Thomas . "I feel like, you kno...