Stories about Sport

Jun 27 2017

Kyle Schwarber Reports To Iowa Cubs

Cubs outfielder Kyle Schwarber has reported to the Triple-A Iowa Cubs in Des Moines, the Register's Tommy Birch reported Monday morning . "I'm not going to back down at ...

Jun 27 2017

Twins Add Three In Draft

In the weeks leading up to the draft, Hunter Greene out of Notre Dame High School was one of the most intriguing names on the board, starring as both a pitcher and a sh...

Jun 27 2017

Dale Jr. farewell tour begins, but it isn't goodbye

It might not be as far off as you think. "Danica was trying to protect her position going into (Turn) 11 and I went in even lower than we normally go and ... "And I hop...

Jun 27 2017

Russell Westbrook Named the 2017 NBA Regular Season MVP

Hall of Famer Bill Russell was given the NBA's first lifetime achievement award , which was presented to him by five fellow Hall of Fame centers: Kareem Abdul-Jabb...

Jun 27 2017

Bucks guard Brogdon voted Rookie of the Year

Westbrook joined Hall of Famer Oscar Robertson as the only players to average a triple-double for the entire season, and he led the Thunder to the playoffs despite the te...

Jun 27 2017

Jose Mourinho Absolutely Destroyed On Twitter After Reports Of Tax Fraud Emerge

His agent, Jorge Mendes (who also represents Mourinho), claimed in 2015 that his release clause is over $1 billion. " Cristiano is not a business, it is history of Real...

Jun 27 2017

Bill Cosby trial Day 9: Jury reports it is deadlocked

On Tuesday, the jury reviewed more than a dozen passages from a deposition Cosby gave last decade, listening to excerpts on a wide range of topics, from Cosby's first m...

Jun 27 2017

Rafael Nadal withdraws from Queen's Club tournament to rest

He won Queen's in 2008 before going on to lift his first Wimbledon title, and again in 2010, when he clinched his second title at the All England Club. "Nine here is pr...

Jun 27 2017

Formula One Azerbaijani Grand Prix starting grid

Ferrari's Sebastian Vettel leads the driver standings ahead of Brit rival Lewis Hamilton in his Mercedes. "I lost out to Valtteri in the end, I reckon that was pr...

Jun 27 2017

Ricciardo terms Vettel as 'passion, hunger driven'

In fact , the FIA investigation showed that Hamilton behaved exactly the same during that particular Safety Car restart, as he had in the incident-free one before. "I ...

Jun 27 2017

Chile feels the fatigue from its all-out play in Confed Cup

Overall though, it was a fair victory. It is a bit surprising to see Vidal making such an offensive comment on Ronaldo and he now has to hope that Chile does not fa...

Jun 27 2017

Australian Jordan Thompson defeats Andy Murray in shock upset at Queen's

At the start of the second set, a comeback looked possible when Murray moved to 0-40 on the Australian's serve, but Thompson snuffed out the threat with some composed ...

Jun 27 2017

Chalobah and Redmond train separately as England prepare for crunch clash

Whoever plays in midfield for the Young Lions will be in for a tough time , considering Germany are loaded with flair and creativity in the middle. It's a chance for a...

Jun 27 2017

Cavaliers and GM David Griffin to part ways

Griffin's contract expires on June 30, and he and Gilbert chose to mutually part ways after being unable to negotiate an extension and not sharing the same vision for th...

Jun 27 2017

4 winners and 3 losers from a busy 2017 NBA Draft

The Philadelphia 76ers "trusting the process" as it were, made a smart choice by using their 1st overall draft pick to select 6-foot-4 guard out of Washington , Markel...

Jun 27 2017

Baylor's Langeliers adds record 4th Freshman All-American honor

It was the second such honor the Bulldog right-hander, who was also named a Freshman All-American by Collegiate Baseball earlier this month. Shepherd is the 12th Georgi...

Jun 27 2017

Edmonton Oilers Star Connor McDavid Earns Top Awards

Bobrovsky would certainly be a deserving recipient, after helping the Blue Jackets make the playoffs for the first time in three years. Calgary Flames Johnny Gaudrea ...

Jun 27 2017

Injured Kvitova out of Eastbourne, a week before Wimbledon

But the two-time Wimbledon champion will have no more match practice before heading to SW19 for this year's tournament, after it was confirmed she would sit out Eastbourn...

Jun 27 2017

AB de Villiers to meet with CSA in August to decide future

There was also no debut for Craig Overton . Boucher said that it was "irritating" to see how the Proteas did not come out with intent while chasing the target afte...

Jun 27 2017

Virat Kohli deletes tweet welcoming Anil Kumble as head coach in 2016

Kumble said that it is a great privilege to him to serve as head coach for one year. There is no taking away that aspect away from him at all. Post this, Kohli also s...