Stories about Sport

Jul 15 2017

Women's WC: New Zealand win toss, put India to bat

India eves and New Zealand Women are up against each other in a must win encounter to reach into semis of ICC Women's World Cup 2017 here at County Ground in Derby. ...

Jul 15 2017

Sam Querrey hopeful after 'fun run' at Wimbledon falls short

The advantage for Cilic is this that he is not carrying any baggage and right throughout the tournament he has played attacking brand of tennis. "Draymond was cool", Qu...

Jul 15 2017

Wimbledon Women's Final 2017

Coming into this year's tournament, 12 of the last 17 Wimbledon women's singles titles have been won by one of the Williams sisters. Muguruza is through to the final fo...

Jul 15 2017

Ageless Venus Williams targets sixth Wimbledon title

Venus Williams will bid for to become the oldest major title victor in Open Era history when she takes on Garbine Muguruza in Saturday's Wimbledon final. Then, at the ...

Jul 15 2017

Venus Williams into Wimbledon final

Last year the 23-year-old Spaniard turned the tables on Serena to win her maiden slam title at the French Open and was immediately hailed as the new leader of the women's...

Jul 15 2017

Kyle Walker joins Manchester City for £45 million

That move was the right thing for him to do since he wasted no time in establishing himself in the first-team set up at Marseille and spent three seasons with them. The m...

Jul 15 2017

Manchester United boss Mourinho refuses to rule out Ibrahimovic return

Should Ibrahimovic make the move to the United States and La Galaxy , it'll be a massive statement for the MLS as a whole, as the league look to establish more credibili...

Jul 15 2017

China border row will be resolved peacefully, opposition told

The standoff in Doklam near the India- Bhutan-Tibet tri-junction has continued for the past three weeks after the Chinese army tried to build a road there. In the meeting...

Jul 15 2017

Johanna Konta's Wimbledon victory leaves her one match from fulfilling her dream

Rather it turned out to be a sign of things to come, with Wimbledon providing more success. Five-times champion Venus Williams is drawing on the emotional support of ...

Jul 15 2017

Wimbledon 2017: Occasion got to Johanna Konta, says Virginia Wade

Standing in her way will be Spain's Garbine Muguruza , who lost her previous Wimbledon final in 2015, to Serena. Konta had seven aces in the semifinal match with Willi...

Jul 15 2017

It's Garbine Muguruza's play that is in fashion at Wimbledon

Their partnership has proved an instant hit as Martinez, who also coaches Spain's Davis Cup and Fed Cup teams, helped guide Muguruza back to the final two years after she...

Jul 15 2017

Ryan Lochte cleared of criminal charge in Rio Olympics gas station scandal

Lochte , while at the same time, appropriately recognizing that he committed no crime". Lochte had been charged with falsely communicating a crime to authorities after ...

Jul 15 2017

Top Oregon WR Darren Carrington dismissed 2 weeks after DUI arrest

Carrington finishes his OR career having caught 112 passes for 1,919 yards and 15 touchdowns across three seasons. This wasn't the first off-field incident for Carringt...

Jul 15 2017

Federer makes Wimbledon semifinals for 12th time

Meanwhile, he is not the first cricketer to attend the Wimbledon this year. The seventh seed powered his way to a 6-7 (6) 6-4 7-6 (3) 7-5 victory in two hours and 52 ...

Jul 15 2017

Williams beat Konta to reach her first Wimbledon final since 2009

She defeated Magdalina Rybarikova in the semis. But the 87th-ranked Slovak - who has described her Wimbledon adventure as a "fairy tale" - said she was still happy wi...

Jul 15 2017

Kyle Larson loses points lead after rules infraction

Larson's 133.324 m.p.h. fast lap, however, was thrown out following post-qualifying inspection. He'll officially start 39th. Martin Truex Jr . will start first on Sund...

Jul 15 2017

Kittel wins another crash-marred stage

Romain Bardet (AG2R La Mondiale) clinched stage twelve of the Tour de France while Fabio Aru (Astana) took the yellow jersey after Chris Froome's falter. Being a sup...

Jul 15 2017

Afghan girls get visa on trump's recommendation

US President Donald Trump intervened to clear visas for a group of Afghan girls who were planning to participate in a robotics competition. "After hearing about the gir...

Jul 15 2017

Duminy dropped for second Test

The other changes were as expected, with Faf du Plessis and Duanne Olivier replacing JP Duminy and Kagiso Rabada . The average score for the first and second innings'...

Jul 15 2017

Vikings Floyd suspended first 4 games

Floyd can play in preseason games, but he won't be eligible for the Vikings active roster until October 2. The 27-year-old wideout is eligible to participate in all pre...