Stories about Sport

Sep 07 2017

Ex-Liverpool chief Purslow: No way Coutinho was being sold

Defensive worries remain despite a huge summer outlay and 50-million-pound right back Kyle Walker will return from suspension with the unenviable task of trying to stop t...

Sep 07 2017

Roy Hodgson favourite to replace Frank de Boer at Crystal Palace

Premier League clubs who start the season poorly usually don't start panicking and looking for a new manager until at least October. "But for me it's simple in that th...

Sep 07 2017

Commonwealth Games 2022: Birmingham wins Government backing

If the bid passes a final stage of assessment then a formal bid will be submitted to the Commonwealth Games Federation in the coming weeks. The South African city of Du...

Sep 07 2017

Del Potro defeats Thiem to reach US Open quarter-finals

For the five-time US Open champion, it was the fourth loss of what has been a highly successful Grand Slam season that saw him win both the Australian Open and Wimble...

Sep 07 2017

Coleen and Wayne Rooney's family album

After everything that's happened over the past week or so, you'd think Wayne Rooney would be bending over backwards to appease Coleen and try to save their marriage. Th...

Sep 07 2017

Keys, Coco keep U.S. flag fluttering

The crowd was undoubtedly ecstatic, and Keys herself admitted to feeling extra nerves and pressure with so much at stake. Sloane Stephens began the semi-final charge ...

Sep 07 2017

Lyon Roars as Australia Beat Bangladesh in Chittagong Test

Mominul top-edged Lyon skywards before being excellently caught on the dive by Cummins at fine leg, handing Lyon his best-ever match figures and 22 wickets for the seri...

Sep 07 2017

Winning ugly not the answer for Arsenal and Wenger

Mourinho, speaking to The Times, launched an apparent dig at old adversary Wenger, whose achievements at Arsenal are at risk of being undermined by their recent struggl...

Sep 07 2017

Tampa Bay Buccaneers-Miami Dolphins game to be played in week 11

This storm is huge and will impact parts of Florida regardless of whether it makes landfall in Florida. Miami was scheduled to host Tampa Bay at Hard Rock Stadium in ...

Sep 07 2017

Buccaneers-Dolphins Game Moved Due to Irma

Later that day the league announced that the Dolphins' Week 1 game against the Buccaneers will not be played on Sunday in Miami! But the league is continuing to eva...

Sep 07 2017

Hurricane to postpone Dolphins-Bucs until November 19 in Miami

At the time, it was unclear whether the teams would play at a neutral site on Sunday or if the game would be rescheduled for later in the season. The NFL has not yet an...

Sep 07 2017

Dolphins won't host Buccaneers on Sunday due to looming Hurricane Irma threat

Dolphins coach Adam Gase says the team is practicing as though they are playing the game "somewhere sometime this week". "The league will continue to examine other o...

Sep 07 2017

Odell Beckham on playing Sunday: I wouldn't count it out

It might seem like the Giants would be conceding defeat by sitting Beckham, but the Cowboys are perhaps even worse off due to Elliott's suspension. Prescott says he's...

Sep 07 2017

Boston marathon: Red Sox beat Blue Jays in 19 innings

The Red Sox have filed a countercomplaint against the Yankees, claiming that the Yankees use cameras from their YES TV network to steal signs. As if the storied rival...

Sep 07 2017

New Jets WR Jermaine Kearse: 'I got a chip on my shoulder'

There's nothing more for me to say. Of course I would like to have him here, but... it's a business. Muhammed Wilkerson was one of the Jets who were sad to see Sheld...

Sep 07 2017

National Football League considers moving Dolphins opener against Bucs

The NFL said it is considering other options, including playing the game on Sunday at a neutral site or in Miami later this season. No. 16 Miami canceled its game ...

Sep 07 2017

Juventus boss Agnelli elected as head of European Club Association

Gazidis will join new ECA chairman Andrea Agnelli on the ExCo, and becomes the second representative from the English game, alongside former Manchester United boss Da...

Sep 07 2017

NASCAR penalizes Hamlin, Earnhardt teams

As a result, Hamlin's Cup Series win was encumbered and crew chief Mike Wheeler has been fined $50,000 and suspended two races - Saturday at Richmond and the first race o...

Sep 07 2017

Phil Mickelson and Charley Hoffman complete America's Presidents Cup line-up

The Presidents Cup, a biennial team competition that pits the United States against a line-up of global players from outside Europe, will be played at Liberty National Go...

Sep 07 2017

Del Potro sets up Federer clash at US Open quarters

Del Potro struggled early on, spraying the court with unforced errors and the Argentine called the doctor twice. Juan Martin del Potro prevented it once and can do it ag...