Stories about Sport

Jul 30 2017

England go into lunch at 269/6 against South Africa

Although Root dominated their partnership, scoring 35 of their first fifty from 99 balls, the Essex right-hander grew in confidence once the unsafe Morne Morkel had been ...

Jul 30 2017

England players catch tube to The Oval

Toby Roland-Jones, who'd removed all of South Africa's top four in a sensational debut display Friday, had Bavuma caught behind to end the innings . That left then 178...

Jul 30 2017

Seager, Bellinger pace red-hot Dodgers past Giants

The only way for us to know if the Dodgers can handle the storm is to actually see how they do in the chase for October. He retired the first 11 Giants he faced and has...

Jul 30 2017

Seeded Jack Sock advances in Atlanta Open

He has yet to reach an ATP final. Christopher Eubanks, a 6-4 4-6 6-2 victor over eighth-seeded Jared Donaldson, will play Harrison in an all-American last-eight clash. ...

Jul 30 2017

Conte: Chelsea Must Avoid Another 'Mourinho Season'

Antonio Conte, manager of the Premier League champions Chelsea , says he must avoid a "Mourinho season" at Stamford Bridge. Although Chelsea have already signed Alvaro...

Jul 30 2017

Neymar encouraged to make 'brave' decision on Paris move

Monaco gained possession in PSG territory and debutant Youri Tielemans's exquisite throughball was collected by Sidibe, who provided an equally brilliant dink over Alp...

Jul 30 2017

Tottenham boss responds to Antonio Conte & Jose Mourinho

But despite his comments intended as flattery, Tottenham counterpart Pochettino has given a spiky response. 'It made me laugh because I don't know why other people ar...

Jul 30 2017

Whitehouse: Trump Transgender Military Ban a 'Shiny Object' to Distract From Russia

Since Trump became president his administration has targeted the elimination of our LGBT community in America. But Trump's tweets created turmoil at the Pentagon , w...

Jul 30 2017

Players 'would be silly' not to consider arbitration - Clarke

Former Australia captain Michael Clarke has said that the country's cricketers "would be silly" if they say to Cricket Australia's proposal of going to arbitration in...

Jul 30 2017

Man United's Marouane Fellaini reportedly edging close to a move

The 29-year-old is entering the final year of his contract at Old Trafford and manager Jose Mourinho has chose to let him leave, as he eyes another midfield signing thi...

Jul 30 2017

After 6-month run, Trump ousts chief of staff Reince Priebus

Two sources familiar with the situation say Trump's family - including daughter Ivanka Trump and son-in-law Jared Kushner, among the President's most trusted advisers - h...

Jul 30 2017

Classy Mikey Garcia easily outpoints Adrien Broner in Brooklyn showdown

Before Mikey Garcia took a two and a half year break from boxing he was an extraordinary fighter. Broner took the punches well, often shaking his head dismissively in res...

Jul 30 2017

Chelsea midfielder Nemanja Matic edging closer towards completing Manchester United move

Manchester United will make another approach for Chelsea's Nemanja Matic as they believe they can persuade the Premier League champions to sell, according to report...

Jul 30 2017

Lions Second Half Fightback Enough To Sink The Hurricanes

The Lions put a poor first half behind them to beat the Hurricanes 44-29 in their semi-final at Ellis Park in Johannesburg on Saturday, setting up a grandstand finish...

Jul 30 2017

UFC 214 Results: Volkan Oezdemir destroys Jimi Manuwa

Oezdemir actually went into this fight against Manuwa on a four fight win streak but two of those fights were outside of the UFC. Manuwa and Oezdemir clashed inside the H...

Jul 30 2017

City keeper ready to welcome Sanchez 'with open arms'

Sanchez and centre-back Shkodran Mustafi are the last two fit first-team members to report back to the Gunners after they played in the Confederations Cup final between...

Jul 30 2017

UFC 214: Fight Card Preview and Predictions

Jon Jones remembers his first interaction with Daniel Cormier vividly. The two light heavyweights traded some pretty good zingers and, as you would expect, the bes...

Jul 30 2017

Boston walks off with 9-8 win over Royals in 10 innings

Later in the fourth, Porcello gave up a three-run shot to Mike Moustakas , giving the Royals' third baseman home run No. 30. Eduardo Rodriguez will start Saturday and ...

Jul 30 2017

SP Leader, Abu Azmi, And Waris Pathan Refuse To Sing 'Vande Mataram'

Union minister Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi today said singing " Vande Mataram " is a matter of choice. "I will continue to protest and I woiuld not leave the country", he said. I...

Jul 30 2017

Mariners Log: M's miss opportunity in loss to Mets

M's starter Yovani Gallardo came up huge with a run scoring on five hits and a pair of free passes through 5.2 innings to improve to 5-7. NY are 4-1 in the last 7 meeting...