Stories about Sport

Aug 19 2017

Dodgers acquire Granderson in trade with Mets

The 36-year-old Granderson is a three-time All-Star and popular figure wherever he goes. Before the game, Collins said he had talked recently to veteran players about h...

Aug 19 2017

Barcelona will pay Borussia Dortmund £90m for Ousmane Dembele

The Spanish side are in need of a replacement for Neymar, who departed for Paris Saint-Germain in a world-record £198m transfer earlier this month. Dembele then deliber...

Aug 19 2017

India vs Sri Lanka ODI Series

Though he had skippered Mumbai Indians to two Indian Premier League (IPL) titles, Rohit said that playing in the domestic tournament is different to global cricket. But, ...

Aug 19 2017

Will play FedEx Cup play-off events

McIlroy has been hampered all season by a rib injury and while he finished in joint 22nd at the US PGA last weekend, he has now gone three years without a major victory. ...

Aug 19 2017

USADA informs Junior dos Santos of potential anti-doping violation

The UFC announced Friday that the U.S. Anti-Doping Agency informed Junior dos Santos that he may have violated the agency's anti-doping policy. The 33-year-old Brazil...

Aug 19 2017

Yankees rally but bullpen implodes in loss to Red Sox

Let's stop here and say that the Yankees have come too far and done too much in what was supposed to be a rebuilding season to be counted out after one tough-to-swallow...

Aug 19 2017

What to Watch For Tonight: Vikings vs. Seahawks

He is seeking to replace the departed Adrian Peterson, who will arrive with the New Orleans Saints on September 11 at U.S. Bank Stadium for the first regular-season ga...

Aug 19 2017

Hazard and Bakayoko return in Chelsea friendly against QPR

Chelsea lost their first game of the season for the first time in nearly 20 years when Burnley shocked them 3-2 at Stamford Bridge last Saturday after Cahill and Fabreg...

Aug 19 2017

Kyrgios ousts Nadal in Cincinnati

Credit to Kyrgios though who took it all in his stride by replying: "I have no idea what you are talking about.straight from the water bottle". Showcasing everything br...

Aug 19 2017

Wounded Chelsea take on Spurs

And he insists Arsenal , Liverpool , Tottenham , Manchester City and Chelsea will have no excuses if they do not challenge this season. But Conte is not only t...

Aug 19 2017

Washington Nationals roll to easy win over San Diego Padres

Brandon Kintzler handled the eighth, and Sean Doolittle pitched the ninth for his 10th save. "You can't walk three, four guys in an outing and get your pitch count up lik...

Aug 19 2017

Jeremy Zuttah signs back with the Ravens to a 2-year deal

Zuttah (6-foot-4, 300 pounds) presumably will immediately enter in the running to be the starting center, a job held throughout training camp by Ryan Jensen (6-4, 319)....

Aug 19 2017

Coutinho not in Liverpool squad for Hoffenheim

In the wake of their 2-0 defeat to Real Madrid at the Santiago Bernabeu, which saw the capital club complete a 5-1 aggregate win in the Supercopa de Espana, Barca gener...

Aug 19 2017

Luis Suarez: Coutinho signing won't rescue Barcelona

Yesterday, you may have read on our front page that it was being reported that after Barcelona had seen an initial bid rejected for the Borussia Dortmund striker, Ous...

Aug 19 2017

Gonzalo Castro Shocked By Ousmane Dembele Actions

Dembele has been suspended indefinitely by Dortmund after failing to report for training, while head coach Peter Bosz admitted this week that he did not know where the...

Aug 19 2017

Cristiano Ronaldo banned for 5 games after pushing referee

Real Madrid fans basically put their team 1-0 in the Spanish Super Cup second leg this afternoon. Besides tonight match, Ronaldo will also be absent when Madrid be...

Aug 19 2017

Cards place Wainwright on DL, recall Mayers

Wainwright heads to the 10-day disabled list with right elbow impingement following Thursday's start against the Pirates, Jenifer Langosch of MLB.com reports. Trevor Wi...

Aug 19 2017

Trump ends manufacturing council after CEOs quit over Charlottesville remarks

In June, Disney CEO Robert Iger and Tesla CEO Elon Musk quit another White House business advisory council over Trump's decision to withdraw the US from a global ...

Aug 19 2017

Bayern Munich boss Carlo Ancelotti calls for improvement despite Leverkusen win

Off-season signings Niklas Suele and Corentin Tolisso put the Bavarians ahead before Robert Lewandowski added a third goal from the penalty spot, after match officials us...

Aug 19 2017

Liverpool reject third Philippe Coutinho bid from Barcelona

The first two bids from the Catalan giants were £72m and £90m, though Liverpool were prepared for them to return with another offer. Borussia Dortmund centre-back...