Stories about Sport

May 17 2017

Rafael Nadal beats Dominic Thiem to win Madrid Open

I'm expecting the best Djokovic tomorrow. After that I went for it.”. Djokovic won the last meeting between the pair in the quarter-finals of the Rome Masters exa...

May 17 2017

Belt homers again as Giants stay hot, beat Dodgers 2-1

Boone Logan (1-0) retired both batters he faced. Cain allowed an RBI double to Yasmani Grandal in the third inning and nothing else in 6 2/3 innings of work. Melancon ...

May 17 2017

Pep Guardiola hails impact of fit-again Vincent Kompany at Man City

Had City been at this level throughout Guardiola's first year in charge, led well at the back by the formidable Vincent Kompany and scoring four unanswered goals in a ram...

May 17 2017

Bastian Schweinsteiger does not blame Jose Mourinho for Manchester United exit

They are also out to avenge their 3-2 defeat by United in February's League Cup final, which left a bitter taste after Manolo Gabbiadini saw what would have been the open...

May 17 2017

Antonio Conte urges Chelsea legend John Terry not to retire

That has allowed the title celebrations to start early in west London , with Conte still looking to end his debut campaign with a league and FA Cup double. Asked why he ...

May 17 2017

Andy Murray form slump continues in Italy

Murray has struggled for form since the start of the year despite picking up one title at the Dubai Tennis Championships and making it to the final in the opening tournam...

May 17 2017

Two Chiefs players will be attending NFLPA rookie premiere

The event takes place Thursday through Saturday and will help the rookies "learn the business of football", according to the NFLPA's statement. The multi-day event is h...

May 17 2017

Everton in for Lanzini

West Ham have reportedly slapped a £30million price tag on Lanzini to fend off interest - and now the 24-year-old has pledged his future at the London Stadium . Slaven ...

May 17 2017

Koehler demoted after Marlins loss to Astros

The left-hander became the first seven-game victor in the majors despite his shortest outing this season, and Houston beat the sinking Miami Marlins 12-2. Dustin McGowan ...

May 17 2017

Silva to discuss future at relegated Hull this week

It wasn't enough, though. Off the field, fans were disgruntled because of ticket prices and a lack of off-season investment in the playing squad by the club's owners - ...

May 17 2017

Warriors head coach Steve Kerr attended Saturday practice

Warriors coach Steve Kerr will be at Game 1 of the Western Conference finals Sunday afternoon at Oracle Arena, the first game he'll attend since taking an indefinite leav...

May 17 2017

Celtics Victorious in Game 7 to Eliminate Wizards

A pair of three-pointers to the third quarter broke open a tied scored to give Boston an 85-79 lead. "I knew it would be a big time game tonight". "Kelly was the MVP ...

May 17 2017

Stenhouse Jr. Drives To First NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Win At Talladega

AJ Allmendinger made contact with Chase Elliott, spinning him into several others. "It kinda stinks but it is what it is", said Joey Logano , whose auto was also invo...

May 17 2017

Indians promote top prospect Bradley Zimmer from Triple-A

And that's what they did. The Indians former first round pick in the 2014 draft brings speed to the lineup as well after ranking 5th in steals in the worldwide league w...

May 17 2017

Warriors rally to win opener after Spurs lose Leonard

Spurs coach Gregg Popovich admitted his team got a little rattled with Leonard not there to settle them down. Game 2 in the series is Tuesday night back at Oracle Aren...

May 17 2017

Alonso's McLaren breaks again, Mercedes soars in practice

Alonso's last race win, his 32nd, came here at the Circuit de Barcelona-Catalunya in 2013 while driving for Ferrari. Sporting a new funky nose to its Silver Arrows, Lew...

May 17 2017

Penguins knot series with 1-0 Game 2 victory over Senators

Ottawa Senators goalie Craig Anderson (41) stops a shot by Pittsburgh Penguins' Evgeni Malkin (71) during the first period of Game 2 of the Eastern Conference final in ...

May 17 2017

Warriors share what seeing Kerr at halftime meant to team

Curry scored 19 points in the third quarter and went 7 for 16 on three-pointers and 14 of 26 overall. He had poured in 18 points and Aldridge 17 in a stunning first-half ...

May 17 2017

Pelicans owner: Club sticking with GM Demps, coach Gentry

The New Orleans Pelicans will retain Alvin Gentry as head coach and Dell Demps as general manager for the 17-18 season. A second straight non-playoff season will no...

May 17 2017

Chiarelli confident in D despite Sekera injury

That timeline has Sekera returning in mid-November at the earliest, and he could be out until mid-February. In his second year on the job, the Oilers swung 33 points from...