Stories about Sport

Jul 09 2017

Bowler taken out by lethal straight drive in English T20 tournament

Fletcher had little time to react as a powerful drive was smashed back at him during the fourth over of Birmingham's run-chase at Edgbaston. Later, Fletcher's team-ma...

Jul 09 2017

Roger Federer Advances Into The 3rd Round Of Wimbledon

Open champion, who has battled back from several wrist surgeries, said. That would have been good advice for Djokovic himself. But how realistic is a Wimbledon champ...

Jul 09 2017

Sri Lanka to tour India later this year

Chennai: Tamil Nadu chief minister Edappadi K Palaniswami, on Friday, wrote to Prime Minister Narendra Modi expressing concen over a Sri Lankan fisheries bill, saying it ...

Jul 09 2017

Chelsea will Move Hard to Sign James Rodriguez

Manchester United are also lacking in the striking department as they released the English Premier League top scorer, Zlatan Ibrahimovic this summer due to his long ter...

Jul 09 2017

Otto Porter Jr. Offer Sheet Reportedly Matched by Washington Wizards

Although it certainly wasn't what Washington had hoped for, they officially received Porter's offer sheet from the Nets. The team's estimated 2017-18 salary will be $12...

Jul 09 2017

Five things we can learn from the Lions tour

Rather unsurprisingly, Gatland wasn't of the view that the All Blacks had been hard done by after the key refereeing decision of the game from Romain Poite , who changed...

Jul 09 2017

Michael Bisping on Romero-Whittaker: 'This Isn't a Real Title Fight'

Valentina Shevchenko to win via decision. Former TUF Nations victor Chad Laprise made a successful UFC debut at welterweight , halting Brian Camozzi in the thir...

Jul 09 2017

Markelle Fultz exits with ankle injury during Summer League game, won't return

Fultz departed with 8 points (on 3-12 shooting) and 2 rebounds in 15 minutes. The Sixers have had unbelievably bad luck with injuries. Markelle Fultz walks on sta...

Jul 09 2017

Chelsea Show Interest In Real Madrid Defender After Juventus Leave Door Open

Madrid are on the verge of completing a deal to sign Dani Ceballos from Real Betis, which is set to accelerate Rodriguez's departure from Madrid. James is a classy atta...

Jul 09 2017

Timberwolves' Taj Gibson arrested for driving on suspended license

Gibson, 32, was arrested at the scene, transported to a nearby precinct and charged with aggravated unlicensed operator and a traffic moving violation for the illegal U-t...

Jul 09 2017

James Harden agrees to record-setting extension with Rockets

He averaged 29.1 points and led the National Basketball Association with 11.2 assists last season. The Rockets have made it clear they're doing all they can to compete wi...

Jul 09 2017

UFC 213: Amanda Nunes hospitalized; Whittaker vs

UFC213 middleweight fighter Yoel Romero greets opponent Robert Whittaker before facing off for the media at the T-Mobile Arena on Thursday, July 6, 2017. Will youth...

Jul 08 2017

Celtics Trading Avery Bradley To Pistons For Marcus Morris

Morris averaged 14 points for Detroit. The Pistons Kentavious Caldwell-Pope and the Celtics Avery Bradley both eye a first half loose ball. Detroit reportedly was...

Jul 08 2017

1980s Oilers enforcer Dave Semenko dies of cancer at 59

The left-winger played 10 seasons with the Oilers organization, winning three Stanley Cups. "RIP # 27, thanks for your friendship". Semenko, a Winnipeg native, played f...

Jul 08 2017

Lukaku annoncé à Manchester United — Mercato estival

Les Red Devils vont finalement débourser jusqu'à 101 millions d'euros avec les bonus, ce qui pourrait faire du Belge le 2e joueur le plus cher de l'histoire! Avec le dép...

Jul 08 2017

Taftian wins men's 100m gold at Asian Athletics Championships

But there was more disappointment in store for Amiya Kumar Mallick, who was disqualified from the third semi-final of the men's 100m after making a false start as it bega...

Jul 08 2017

Kerber survives another day at Wimbledon

Agnieszka Radwanska , the No.9 seed, came back from a set down to beat the 19th seed Swiss Timea Bacsinszky 3-6 6-4 6-1 on Centre Court . Flipkens' response was swift ...

Jul 08 2017

Ajax player rushed to hospital during friendly, in stable condition

Nouri fell to ground unopposed after 73 minutes, with medics immediately rushing to his aid to provide emergency treatment for the 20-year-old. Werder Bremen , who had...

Jul 08 2017

IDFC Bank, Shriram Capital plan mega merger

A combined unit will bring together Shriram Transport Finance and Shriram City Union Finance with the IDFC Bank, and the life and general insurance entities of Shrira...

Jul 08 2017

Hawks won't match Knicks' $71M offer to Tim Hardaway Jr

The answer, one would suppose, is that Hardaway is still just 25, enjoyed a bit of a breakout last season in Atlanta and can shoot the basketball, although he struggles o...