Stories about Sport

Jun 27 2017

Harvick wins for first time this season at Sonoma

Sonoma was one of just four active tracks where Harvick had never scored a Cup Series victory. "It's like the wine out here, I think you get better with age getting ...

Jun 27 2017

LaVar Ball keeps putting National Basketball Association pressure on son Lonzo

A proud father that he is, LaVar went on saying that Lonzo will bring the LA Lakers to the playoffs during his freshman year in the league. "The guy who I think will ...

Jun 27 2017

NHL Draft is big night for the Golden Knights

That transition to the desert will be easier for some Golden Knights: Deryk Engelland has lived in Las Vegas in the off-season for a decade. After Vegas came away with ...

Jun 27 2017

PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds Crosses The 4 Million Mark In Sales

In that time it's sold more than 4m copies. If you need another indicator of the popularity of PUBG , it's now the fourth most-played game on Steam , trailing only D...

Jun 27 2017

Pacquiao going big, or going bust in the Battle of Brisbane

Manny Pacquiao is coming to Australia. Pacquiao fans should be anxious a little bit as the Filipino had not scored a knockout win since he defeated Miguel Cotto way ba...

Jun 27 2017

On Monday Night Raw

This Monday's Raw takes place in the Staples Center in Los Angeles, where LaVar's son Lonzo will be playing for the Los Angeles Lakers come next season. Ball responde...

Jun 27 2017

European champion Portugal is not only about Ronaldo

Mexico eliminated hosts Russian Federation with a 2-1 win to join Portugal on seven points, with the Gold Cup winners to meet the second-placed side from Group B in th...

Jun 27 2017

Manchester United Identify Fresh £44 Million Rated Transfer Target

Inter have a deadline of June 30 to raise €30m and meet Financial Fair Play regulations - but would rather face sanctions from Federation Internationale de Football Assoc...

Jun 27 2017

All Blacks' Jerome Kaino fends off accusations of dirty play

I hope this doesn't come across as being disingenuous and non-patriotic, but when I saw Conor Murray launch yet another up and under with the Lions very first bit of poss...

Jun 27 2017

Mexico Gears Up To Face Germany In Confederations Cup Semi-Finals

Group A is composed of soccer teams from Portugal , Mexico , Russia , and New Zealand, while Group B consists of teams from Germany , Chile , Australia, and Camer...

Jun 27 2017

Kunitz, Fleury left unprotected in National Hockey League expansion draft

On their protection list, which was submitted to the league Saturday, Washington included forwards Alex Ovechkin, Nick Backstrom, Evgeny Kuznetsov, Andre Burakovsky, ...

Jun 27 2017

Markelle Fultz predicts 76ers will make playoffs in his rookie season

But Fultz had only one thing in mind when he heard it. They may have to wait two more years for Latvian center, and first-round pick, Anzejs Pasecniks . Danny Aing...

Jun 27 2017

John McEnroe: Serena Williams would rank '700' on men's circuit

Also Tuesday, former tennis star John McEnroe refused to apologize for his remarks in which he said Williams wouldn't rank among the top 700 players if she were on th...

Jun 27 2017

Dawgs add commitment from five-star running back

And his nickname is "Zeus". The 6-foot-1, 220-pound North Carolina product is the No. 1 running back and No. 6 overall prospect in the 2018 recruiting class , accord...

Jun 27 2017

WTA Rankings: Petra Kvitova climbs up to 12th place

World number 77 Barty, meanwhile, qualified for the biggest final of her career by coming from behind to beat former Wimbledon finalist Muguruza 3-6 6-4 6-4. "I didn'...

Jun 27 2017

Hurricanes vs British and Irish Lions

Aggressive defence paid dividend from the off as the Lions pounced for first blood, Greig Laidlaw racing for an intercept before popping up to the onrushing Seymour. To...

Jun 27 2017

Roger Federer to face Alexander Zverev in Halle final

Federer wasted set points in the first as Mayer won a nine-minute eighth game, saving both chances and holding serve with a pair of aces. "Without them, it would hav...

Jun 27 2017

New Zealand extend lead over USA in America's Cup final

Team USA was clearly was faster than the opening weekend wipeout, when the Kiwis won four straight races by margins from 30 to 88 seconds. Spithill skippered two-time d...

Jun 27 2017

Real Madrid star Cristiano Ronaldo accused of tax fraud

Real Madrid declined to comment and calls to the agency representing Ronaldo, Gestifute , went unanswered. A statement released on the club's official website read:...

Jun 27 2017

Harvick snaps drought at Sonoma — Sunday's motor sports

Power won last year's race at the rural Wisconsin road course. The race ended under the checkered and yellow flags after Kasey Kahne crashed on the final lap. The...