Stories about Sport

Oct 05 2017

Messi gets 'pissed off' if he doesn't get the ball: Xavi

He also believes Argentina can win the 2018 World Cup but they must not leave his former club colleague without the ball. In 2014, Argentina lost to a 113th minute Mari...

Oct 05 2017

Diego Simeone heaps praise on Chelsea

Later on, Mitchy Batshuayi scored a 94th-minute goal to salvage all three away points for the Blues . We improved when Griezmann went on (Tiemoue) Bakayoko and left Da...

Oct 05 2017

Yankees use LeBron James to troll Indians on Twitter

Over at Progressive Field on Thursday, the American League Division Series will be kicking off with Game 1 in a matchup between the New York Yankees and the Cleveland ...

Oct 05 2017

Syria and Australia share the spoils

Nevertheless, the vital goal and clean sheet could prove the difference when Ange Postecoglou's men host the second leg in Sydney on Tuesday. The match, in which Syr...

Oct 05 2017

South Africa players oppose CSA's proposed four-day Tests idea

South Africa captain Faf du Plessis will be particularly pleased, given his complaints about conditions in Potchefstroom, where the hosts were still able to bowl Ba...

Oct 05 2017

Brazilian Olympic Committee president arrested on corruption charges

According to officials, Nuzman was arrested for attempting to hide property last month after police executed a search warrant at his Brazil home. The two are being char...

Oct 05 2017

Toronto Maple Leafs crush Winnipeg Jets in season opener

And I know exactly what you're thinking, shouldn't the Toronto Maple Leafs be more concerned with resigning William Nylander? "Fred was unbelievable in the first peri...

Oct 05 2017

Nadal outclasses Khachanov to reach last eight

The Spanish tennis maestro, who is bidding to win his second China Open title, remained dominant throughout the match as he eased past Khachanov 6-3, 6-3 in a one-sided m...

Oct 05 2017

White House press secretary tears up while talking about Las Vegas victims

While the answer to those questions will be revealed upon further investigation, here's a closer look at the laws governing gun ownership and usage in Nevada. What is the...

Oct 05 2017

Bauer to start for Indians in Game 1 of ALDS

Thanks in large part to their 22-game winning streak, the Indians surged to a 102-win season. The second-best team, the Los Angeles Dodgers . "There's nothing I can ...

Oct 05 2017

No bullpen yet for Scherzer, Nats rotation order still undecided

The Cubs' offense is led by Kris Bryant (.946 OPS, 29 HRs, 71 RBIs), Anthony Rizzo (.899 OPS, 32 HRs, 109 RBIs) and Willson Contreras (.855 OPS, 21 HRs, 74 RBIs). The ...

Oct 05 2017

Cubs have fifth-best odds to win World Series

As far as the wild-card matchups go, the Yankees (-235) are heavily favored against the Twins (+200 ), with a 7.5-run total in Tuesday's AL wild-card game Yankees ...

Oct 05 2017

Bale Blow For Wales

However, Welsh striker, Simon Church, who is unavailable for the upcoming pivotal matches due to a hip injury, believes that they can prove people wrong and still secure ...

Oct 05 2017

Dele Alli Learnt His Lesson Insists Gareth Southgate

It is an experience that he will have learnt from. Quite rightly, everybody is talking about Harry Kane but I just don't see the benefits of adding the additional bur...

Oct 05 2017

Barkley, Hamilton Win Big Ten Weekly Awards

Even though watching a game with a critical eye is important, sometimes it's important to revel in the little things of a game, so here are five complete overreactions to...

Oct 05 2017

Penn State's Barkley, Hamilton earn Big Ten weekly accolades

After breaking the Penn State career receptions record on Saturday, Hamilton has been named Big Ten co-Offensive Player of the Week. Barkley finished the day with 205...

Oct 05 2017

Penn State's Barkley, Hamilton earn Big Ten weekly accolades

After breaking the Penn State career receptions record on Saturday, Hamilton has been named Big Ten co-Offensive Player of the Week. Barkley finished the day with 205...

Oct 05 2017

Saquon Barkley, DaeSean Hamilton earn weekly Big Ten honors for Penn State

Wide receiver DaeSean Hamilton was named Big Ten Co-Offensive Player of the Week. Hamilton was the Big Ten Freshman of the Week twice in 2014. Barkley earns his first...

Oct 05 2017

Hamilton, Barkley earn weekly Big Ten honors

Hamilton was named the the Big Ten Co-Offensive Player of the Week, while Barkley earned the Big Ten Special Teams Player of the Week. Hamilton had arguably the best...

Oct 05 2017

Cavs' Tyronn Lue says three friends were wounded in Las Vegas shooting

James' injury is not believed to be serious, and the Cavs will make sure he's full healed before he plays. "We haven't played together still in like four years", Wade s...