Stories about Sport

Aug 07 2017

Atlanta City Hall to be illuminated for Purple Heart Day

Since 1932, the Purple Heart has been awarded to American military members that have been wounded or killed in action. On this day, we take the time to honor all Purple H...

Aug 07 2017

Community Shield: Conte demands Arsenal's demolition

Following last September's 3-0 loss at the Emirates Stadium, the Italian switched to a 3-4-3 formation and the Blues won 13 successive Premier League games. The same [for...

Aug 07 2017

Roman Abramovich splits from wife of 10 years Dasha Zhukova

They had five children together. The statement said: "After 10 years together, the two of us have made the hard decision to separate". Russian channel RBK and the N...

Aug 07 2017

Siemian, Lynch share top quarterback spot in Broncos' first depth chart

If he doesn't win the starting job, don't be surprised if the Broncos go look for another quarterback in the future. The competition for the Broncos starting quarterbac...

Aug 07 2017

Davy Propper joins Brighton from PSV Eindhoven in record transfer

Netherlands worldwide Propper , 25, has signed a four-year contract and joins the Premier League club for an undisclosed fee which Brighton confirmed as a club recor...

Aug 07 2017

England begin hunt for victory with three wickets

Dawid Malan fared no better as he was dismissed by Keshav Maharaj for six runs, but captain Joe Root and Ben Stokes stemmed the bleeding with a 57-run partnership bef...

Aug 07 2017

Arsenal Outnumber Chelsea By a Wide Margin on Community Shield Team Sheet

Using the new ABBA system , Gary Cahill , Theo Walcott and Nacho Monreal all netted before consecutive misses from Courtois and Morata allowed Alex Oxlade-Chambe...

Aug 07 2017

Diego Costa will ask Chelsea for transfer request, confirms lawyer

Atletico are now unable to register any new players this summer having had their appeal against their transfer ban rejected by the Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) in...

Aug 07 2017

The US PGA By the Numbers

Four-time major champion McIlroy has been stuck on three legs since winning The Open in 2014 and three attempts to win The Masters and complete the set since have proved ...

Aug 07 2017

No coordination between Lebanon and Syrian armies against IS: Lebanese military source

It says the Russian air force provided air support and bombed the town. Lebanese troops focused on attacking IS border controls for preparing to launch an operation aim...

Aug 07 2017

Call for Manana's head for 'assault'

While walking out Manana slapped her cousin across the face after she made a comment about his sexuality before turning on her in the parking lot‚ she said. A video clip ...

Aug 07 2017

Vince Wilfork announces retirement in hilarious fashion

The mountainous, amiable nose tackle played 11 seasons with the Patriots, going from a rookie first-round pick on the 2004 championship team to a beloved veteran leader...

Aug 07 2017

Barcelona president explains how club will spend £200m recouped from Neymar sale

The Barca chief also vowed to spend the windfall wisely in the transfer market and pointed to the fact Lionel Messi was still part of the club and cited the Argentina int...

Aug 07 2017

Bills sign free agent WR Anquan Boldin

Schefter also reported that Boldin had initially agreed to a deal with the Bills last week before subsequently backing out. Boldin, 36, spent last season with the Detr...

Aug 07 2017

Dolphins WR Jarvis Landry under investigation for battery, per report

He declined to comment further. Slater added that the alleged incident occurred at a Fort Lauderdale apartment but that Landry's girlfriend has not cooperated with au...

Aug 07 2017

Errani banned for anti-doping violation

The tribunal accepted Errani's claims that she had probably accidentally ingested drugs being used by her mother to treat breast cancer. "She promptly admitted that she h...

Aug 07 2017

Contrasting reports on Barcelona's Philippe Coutinho interest

The Catalan giants, who have a huge transfer kitty following the £199million sale of Neymar to PSG, are certain they can land Neymar's Brazil team-mate Coutinho for £...

Aug 07 2017

Cleveland Browns: Brock Osweiler will start at quarterback August 10

The Browns will kick off their preseason Thursday against the New Orleans Saints . He has a career passer rating of 77.4. Osweiler, Cody Kessler , DeShone Kizer and...

Aug 07 2017

Nice swoop for Sneijder

Wesley Sneijder has signed for French side Nice after successfully completing a medical on Monday. Prior to playing for Inter and Gala, Sneijder represented Ajax and R...

Aug 07 2017

Bowie snatches 100m gold as Thompson misses out on medals

Yet while Thompson underperformed in a way she could not explain after a superb semi-final run, Bowie came on strong to underline the quality that she had also demonstrat...