Stories about Sport

Sep 05 2017

Bumrah vaults to fourth in ODI bowling rankings

Sri Lanka were 185 for 3 in the 39th over but collapsed for 238 all-out in 49.4 overs. Sri Lanka T20 squad: Upul Tharanga (captain), Angelo Mathews, Niroshan Dickwel...

Sep 05 2017

LANE | Justin Thomas Adds Another Win to his Career Season

Only the top 70 in the FedEx Cup standings move on to the third playoff event after this week. "I have two events left". It was a disappointing finish to say the le...

Sep 04 2017

Texas rangers subdue 12ft alligator in Houston floods

Overall one homeowner near Lake Houston encountered a different kind of shocking, post-Harvey sight.it's so disgusting for us. He called police in Harris County who tur...

Sep 04 2017

Penn State looks to make a better playoff case this season

Newly arriving freshmen are looking to earn a job right away, giving this camp a much more competitive feel than last season. "He's still working back through some issu...

Sep 04 2017

Slattery holds Czech Masters lead after three rounds

Starting two shots behind overnight leader Lee Slattery , the 23-year-old South African birdied six holes in the final round - together with three bogeys - to close at 1...

Sep 04 2017

Todd expects lead to be challenged at Burghley

Reflecting on his triumph, Townend said: "It is good to get another one out of the way". Burghley Gemma Tattersall and Arctic Soul . Bartle, who took the reins ear...

Sep 04 2017

Townend leads British dominance at Burghley Horse Trials

After their victory, Townend paid tribute to the performance of his horse: "This is very, very special". I looked around the collecting ring and I honestly wouldn't swap ...

Sep 04 2017

Lance Stroll becomes F1's youngest driver to start on front-row

The Williams driver mastered the tricky wet conditions during qualifying to finish just three-tenths down on Max Verstappen in second place, but penalties for both Red Bu...

Sep 04 2017

'I was just having fun' - rookie Stroll makes Monza front row

Asked if he will change how aggressive he is at the start of the race with Hamilton in pole position, Stroll replied: "Not really". I'm going to do my own race and he's g...

Sep 04 2017

Quarter-by-quarter look at Alabama's convincing win over Florida State

After the two teams traded punts to start the second half , FSU was set to punt yet again, when Damien Harris came off the edge to block the Seminoles' effort and set t...

Sep 04 2017

Sopore encounter: Security forces gun down 2 Hizbul terrorists in Baramulla district

The security forces receiving information about the presence of militants in Shankar Gund area on the outskirts of Sopore town were preparing to cordon off and search t...

Sep 04 2017

J&K: 2 Terrorists Killed by Security Forces in Sopore

When the security forces began a search operation, the militants opened fire at them. Their identities and group are yet to be ascertained. The forces retaliated, resulti...

Sep 04 2017

US Open: Venus Williams enters quarterfinals

She hasn't reached three Slam finals in a year since 2002. "Nobody ever gives you a Slam". The same scenario applied on Arthur Ashe Stadium, where Williams, with the ...

Sep 04 2017

LIVE Indian Premier League Media Rights Auction

As many as seven rights were up for for bidding. Sony acquired the 10-year contract for Rs 8,200 crore and it runs out next year. There were 24 companies in the fray wh...

Sep 04 2017

Kapil Sharma takes a break from television, promises to return soon

There are various situations when the prominent channel Sony TV passed notices to Kapil, starting with him dealing with Sunil Grover , there's no end to the legal troubl...

Sep 04 2017

Maria Sharapova exits US Open at hands of Anastasija Sevastova

But after winning the first set against Sevastova , the 30-year-old's consistency let her down with a massive 51 unforced errors . No. 13-seed Kvitova comfortably adv...

Sep 04 2017

Steelers trade for JJ Wilcox with safeties nursing injuries

A day later, the Steelers signed cornerback Joe Haden hours after he was released by Cleveland. The Steelers gave the Buccaneers their sixth-round pick in the 2018 NF...

Sep 04 2017

Lewis eyes win to help victims of hurricane

Lewis finished 20-under, one shot ahead of In Gee Chun . It was one that I just felt like I could make a lot of birdies. In Gee Chun is 13 under par in third place. "...

Sep 04 2017

Wayne Rooney: 'Romelu Lukaku ideal player for current Manchester United side'

The Belgian arrived from Everton for a fee of £75m, with Rooney later going the other way on a free transfer, and has made a scintillating start to life at Old Traffo...

Sep 04 2017

Ruud van Nistelrooy hails Manchester United and Romelu Lukaku

He's notched three goals in Manchester United's opening three Premier League games following an impressive pre-season. Van Nistelrooy, a striking great for United bet...