Stories about Sport

Jul 07 2017

Vurnon Anita: Leeds United sign former Newcastle United midfielder

Ultimately, the 28-year-old has become an extremely dependable option over the years, and his versatility means that he retains that trust even if not in his natural posi...

Jul 07 2017

Kittel bursts through to win Stage 6

At the conclusion of the mostly flat 216-kilometer (134-mile) leg from Vesoul to Troyes - the race's second-longest stage - Kittel had little trouble in the sprint fini...

Jul 06 2017

Rite Aid Corporation (RAD), Sally Beauty Holdings, Inc. (SBH)

It has underperformed by 16.70% the S&P500. Rite Aid Corporation (NYSE:RAD) has declined 55.18% since July 6, 2016 and is downtrending. Stock market analysts and brok...

Jul 06 2017

Mavs Finalizing Two-Year Agreement With Dirk

Earlier this offseason, Nowitzki opted out of his $25 million contract to sign a new deal with the team. It's always been a foregone conclusion that future Hall of Fa...

Jul 06 2017

FIFA Ranking: Eagles Drop, Germany Reclaim Top Spot

They are number 13 in Africa, with their excellent away victory over Nigeria last month tempered by defeats to Zambia and Tanzania that followed. The reigning Africa Cu...

Jul 06 2017

Ice Cube: Big3 open to moving venue for Mayweather fight

Mayweather is supposed to fight McGregor on August 26 at the T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas in what could be the richest boxing match ever. "Floyd's gonna definitely put s...

Jul 06 2017

Atletico Madrid set to launch bid for Chelsea forward Costa this week

However, fresh reports have refuted those claims and we will have to wait and watch how that pans out. Chelsea striker Diego Costa is close to sealing a return to h...

Jul 06 2017

Did Dimitar Berbatov Just Reveal Wayne Rooney's Transfer On Social Media?

Rooney has insisted that he will not play for any other Premier League club but Everton , the team he supported as a youngster and with whom he made his professional d...

Jul 06 2017

American tennis player screams in pain, given oxygen at Wimbledon

Mattek-Sands, 32, was forced to retire from the second-round match with the score 4-6, 7-6 (4), 0-0 (40-15). Cirstea climbed over the net to check on her opponent and was...

Jul 06 2017

Bernard Tomic : Wimbledon bad boy dumped by racquet sponsor after rant

At a second-tier event last year, the 21-year-old was defaulted from a match after saying umpire Sandy French was "friends" with his opponent Donald Young. To me, everyth...

Jul 06 2017

Rivals Hamilton and Vettel to face media together in Austria

Then the questions began, with Vettel soon on the back foot. There was a buzz of anticipation before the news conference, and the mood was leavened by Danish driver Kev...

Jul 06 2017

Sagan's team appeals to CAS to overturn Tour de France DQ

A Bora-Hansgrohe statement read: "The Team and Peter Sagan, represented by their counsels Prof". Cavendish crashed, fracturing his shoulder blade, and withdrew from the ...

Jul 06 2017

Naby Keita: Leipzig boss says he 'will not budge' on transfer departures

With what seems to be public declaration number 100 from the German club stating their intentions for Keita, the twists and turns will continue for some time as seeming...

Jul 06 2017

DeAngelo Williams 'definitely' playing in '17, won't rule out Steelers return

DeAngelo Williams is 34, which is ancient for an National Football League running back, but he had some impressive moments filling in for the Steelers' Le'Veon Bell la...

Jul 06 2017

Four Britons make Wimbledon third round for first time in 20 years

Now she took on Donna Vekic , a woman who scored her first back-to-back main-tour wins in nearly two years to win the Nottingham title a fortnight ago, and a week befor...

Jul 06 2017

Kyle Schwarber back with Cubs after stint in Triple-A Iowa

Four of his 12 hits were homers and while he was strikeout-happy at first, he settled down, finishing with 12, compared to eight walks. He's expected to be available for ...

Jul 06 2017

Lionel Messi's New Bumper Contract Could End Neymar's Future At Nou Camp

There had been some concern over Messi's future as Barca allowed him to edge closer to the end of his current deal. Lionel Messi , an eight-time Spanish league champio...

Jul 06 2017

India express interest in hosting Federation Internationale de Football Association U-20 World Cup

It was in that month that English football coach Stephen Constantine took over to turn the fortunes of the team around. I am happy to have played a small part in this p...

Jul 06 2017

Kershaw's no-hit bid for Dodgers broken up in 7th inning

With a 3.51 nERD, Kershaw ranks fourth among all pitchers this season. Wednesday's win moved Wood to 10-0 this season and dropped his ERA to 1.67 (lowest in baseball fo...

Jul 06 2017

Rafael Nadal continues winning ways in opening match at Wimbledon

Kim Clijsters, Margaret Court and Evonne Goolagong are the only women to have won a Grand Slam after having a child. Fresh from winning his 10th French Open title las...