Stories about Sport

Aug 07 2017

Shahid Khaqan Abbasi To Succeed Nawaz Sharif As Pakistan's New Prime Minister

The move was seen as an effort by Abbasi to avoid confrontation with the military. His inclusion came as a surprise because of a Supreme Court order that he be charged wi...

Aug 07 2017

Liverpool Look Within Premier League For Philippe Coutinho Replacement

Don't leave us, Phil... According to Spanish publication Sport , Barcelona have inched one step closer to finally land Philippe Coutinho this summer. Lallana is expe...

Aug 07 2017

Lacazette starts, no Sanchez in the Arsenal squad

It was cleared poorly by Granit Xhaka , Cahill boomed a header back into the area and Moses, unmarked controlled superbly and swept home. Thus Chelsea had to settle ...

Aug 07 2017

European Central Bank tightlipped on SA approach for Gibson

Gibson is now in his second spell working with England's seamers since rejoining the coaching staff under Peter Moores in 2015 after a spell in charge of West Indies and ...

Aug 07 2017

Indians activate Jason Kipnis and option Erik Gonzalez

In his career, he has started three games against the Yankees and is 1-1 with a 5.60 ERA. "He faced a left-handed knuckleballer". "He doesn't need to pull the ball to h...

Aug 07 2017

Europa winners should not qualify for Champions League - Wenger

ARSENE WENGER has revealed that he doesn't believe Manchester United should be allowed to compete in the Champions League . Wenger's men begin their campaign with...

Aug 07 2017

American Bowie wins women's 100m title at athletics worlds (updated with quotes)

Bowie made up for her silver at the Rio Games with a savage dip at the line that saw her win in 10.85 seconds, just one-hundredth ahead of Ivorian Marie-Josee Ta Lou, wit...

Aug 07 2017

Four-Time Gold Medallist Betty Cuthbert Dies Aged 79

She was a torch bearer at the Sydney Olympic Games' opening ceremony in 2000, in front of a viewing audience of three billion people. Channel Nine reports the beloved...

Aug 07 2017

Where next for athletics without Usain Bolt and Mo Farah?

He said: "That was a special moment for me". Asked if he could achieve the double in his final championships as a track runner, Farah responded: "I've got a few scratch...

Aug 07 2017

Kyle Busch wins the pole at Watkins Glen

Kyle Larson will start second after a lap of 126.249mph. He's also won on every track in the Cup series except Charlotte. Earlier Sunday, WGI President Michael Print...

Aug 07 2017

Falcons cornerback Jalen Collins suspended

The 24-year-old defensive back is eligible to play in each preseason game, but will not be allowed at the facility following the team's final exhibition game on August 31...

Aug 06 2017

Brewers Shut Out Rays Again 3-0

Jimmy Nelson will take the mound for Milwaukee on Sunday as they look for the series sweep of the Rays. Tommy Hunter (1-2) got the win after tossing 1 1/3 innings of re...

Aug 06 2017

Wenger gives update on Sanchez Arsenal future

Having only featured in 30 Premier League matches in a season on just one occasion over the last four years, he is hoping that his hamstring and thigh issues will not u...

Aug 06 2017

Dodgers hammer Mets in homer-fest, 7-4

They have an astonishing 96 homers during the current 50-game stretch and are fourth in all of baseball with 161 longballs. The Dodgers have only lost one game so far i...

Aug 06 2017

Clippers' Willie Reed Arrested On Domestic Violence Charge

He was charged with misdemeanor battery. A Clippers official who was not authorized to speak publicly on the matter said the team was aware of Reed's arrest and would r...

Aug 06 2017

Wenger confirms Sanchez will stay at Arsenal

As per the latest developments, Barcelona have in fact allowed Brazilian sensation - Neymar, to depart from Camp Nou, in a move to French giants Paris Saint-Germain for...

Aug 06 2017

Ifreke Iyang: Community Shield 2017: Arsenal vs Chelsea is not a friendly

It's worth pointing out that Arsenal have won all of their last eight matches at Wembley . Conte has stressed the importance of keeping a player of Hazard's quality, b...

Aug 06 2017

Linval Joseph gets a new deal

Earlier this week, Zimmer called Joseph the best nose tackle he has been around . "I want our team to grow and I want to win that big ring". Joseph, 28, is coming off ...

Aug 06 2017

Manchester City fans are loving Benjamin Mendy's Kylian Mbappe Tweet

Said Silva: "Mbappe is a great player". 'When I met him a year ago it was a big surprise because Mendy is a great guy, but he is a little insane. "That is for City to de...

Aug 06 2017

McGregor Says Malignaggi "Got His Ass Whooped"

He said: 'When I look back at the experience as a whole, not just sparring but as a whole, yes there was definitely an agenda beyond a shadow of a doubt'. Malignaggi adde...