Stories about Sport

Oct 08 2017

Costa Rica score late equaliser to seal qualification to 2018 World Cup

Eddie Hernandez's 66th-minute header appeared set to put a wrench in the CONCACAF qualifying table, but Kendall Waston's late equaliser assured Costa Rica of their plac...

Oct 08 2017

Hamlin takes pole for Bank of America 500

In fact, his Twitter profile lists him as "Former backup fullback for Mooresville Blue Devils varsity soccer". "I think I was 5-foot-3 when I got my driver's license". Ma...

Oct 08 2017

Winx dominant in Turnbull Stakes, gets 21st straight win

DESPITE having her first run at Flemington, the world's best turf horse proved too strong yet again, absolutely demolishing her rivals by over six lengths. "I knew she ...

Oct 08 2017

Western Michigan Beats Buffalo 71-68 in 7OT Marathon Game

Seven overtimes in a game is interesting, but a sister on the field is on another level of intriguing. The refs flagged the sister of a Western Michigan University foo...

Oct 08 2017

Quick gamer: Miami stuns FSU with last-second TD pass

Had Florida State won an eighth-straight game on Saturday the series would be tied at 31-31 after Miami last won in 2009 to jump out to a 31-23 lead. Later in the thi...

Oct 08 2017

LSU upends No. 21 Florida 17-16 in Swamp

One yard spelled the difference in LSU's loss 2016 to Florida. There has been a very long leadup to this Florida-LSU game, and it had little to do with anything on the ...

Oct 08 2017

"The Professor" gave a great lecture in Game 1

In other words, the Nats did nothing to suggest they are going to buck that recent trend. As far as game two goes, we are getting the team in much better form with the p...

Oct 08 2017

Arsenal's Mesut Ozil only willing to join Premier League, La Liga giants

While Ozil has revealed the Portuguese once labelled him a "coward" in a dressing room row, Mourinho wrote the foreword in a book recently released by the player. As for ...

Oct 08 2017

Penn State men's hoops holds first practice

The Badgers sealed the victory when they sacked the Northwestern in the end zone on their final drive. The Nittany Lions now stand 9-1-1 ATS in their last 11 confer...

Oct 08 2017

Formula One: Palmer out, Sainz in for Renault at COTA

Sainz was due to join from Toro Rosso at the end of the season but Renault said in a statement that the team and Palmer had now agreed to end their relationship by mutual...

Oct 08 2017

France vs Sweden for a berth in 2018 World Cup

Sweden thrashed Luxembourg 8-nil to maintain their hopes of automatic World Cup qualification and push Netherlands into the danger of elimination. Greece are in s...

Oct 07 2017

Clemson continues ideal start with 28-14 win over Wake Forest

But the Tigers didn't score again until the middle of the third quarter, leaving an opportunity for Wake Forest that it didn't capitalize upon. It was the first career ...

Oct 07 2017

Marouane Fellaini: Fears Man Utd midfielder has knee ligament damage - Roberto Martinez

Having started their season fantastically, Manchester United will be looking to build on that momentum following the global break, however this could be hampered by dev...

Oct 07 2017

Indians turn to Brantley after DH Encarnacion leaves game with sprained ankle

He brushed aside questions about how his arrival in Cleveland came at the Yankees' expense, but he knew immediately after the trade that he landed in a good spot - on a...

Oct 07 2017

Iowa State shocks No. 3 Oklahoma in Norman

Iowa State shocked the nation and derailed the national title hopes of Oklahoma in the process. Iowa State third-string quarterback Kyle Kempt threw for 343 yards a...

Oct 07 2017

West Ham goalkeeper Joe Hart told to show more "nastiness"

With a place in Russian Federation already assured the Stoke goalkeeper will start in place of Joe Hart , who has played every minute of the previous nine qualifiers. "E...

Oct 07 2017

Dante Exum Leaves Preseason Game vs. Suns with Shoulder Injury

While Jazz officials and team doctors are still discussing possible recovery and timetable options, the possibility exists for Exum to miss the entirety of the upcoming...

Oct 07 2017

Brazil coach Carlos Amadeu looks forward to clash against Spain

However, Brazil coach Carlos Amadeu disclosed that the U-17 world cup was fro the preparation of moulding their youths to the world cup. "We conceded within five minutes ...

Oct 07 2017

MSUPD, ELPD received threats against athletics, city says

The letters do not give specifics in regards to the threat or particular event. The University of Michigan said it is prepared for Saturday's football game against Mi...

Oct 07 2017

Seahawks hopeful Rees Odhiambo ready, won't rule out Malik McDowell for season

The Rams are averaging a league-leading 35.5 points a game and the offense is fifth in total yards at 383.8 yards a game. After being the talk of the National Football ...