Stories about Sport

Jan 25 2018

Russian athletes begin appeal hearing over doping bans

An, 32, who was born in South Korea as Ahn Hyun-Soo, won three gold medals at the Sochi Games for Russian Federation after switching allegiance to the country in 2011 fol...

Jan 25 2018

Woods grouped with Reed and Hoffman at Torrey Pines

Rahm set the pace on Thursday shooting a bogey-free 62. But as far as understanding what it takes to win out here, I don't know what the number is going to be. You shou...

Jan 25 2018

Brewers make offer to Darvish

But honors later something interesting happened. The conversations come amid reports the Cubs have agreed to a minor league deal with Chris Gimenez, who regularly caugh...

Jan 25 2018

Bert van Marwijk to coach Socceroos at World Cup

It remains to be seen who will coach the Socceroos after the World Cup, though Sydney FC boss Graham Arnold is the favourite to oversee the national team long term. "Thes...

Jan 25 2018

Michigan State president Lou Anna Simon expected to step down this week

Judge Aquilina said she did not want to release the letter, which Nassar wrote about a week before the sentencing, in it's entirety because information in there may hurt ...

Jan 25 2018

Giants to hire Bettcher as defensive coordinator

Standing pat with a 3-4 base would likely come as good news to Chandler Jones, who has thrived since moving to outside linebacker (28 sacks over his last two seasons). He...

Jan 25 2018

Caroline Wozniacki APOLOGISES to her father after reaching first Australian Open final

And Mertens' game has clearly benefitted from Clijsters' mentoring, as well as her work with her coach and boyfriend Robbe Ceyssens, particularly in the past year as she'...

Jan 25 2018

Leeds to reopen consultation over 'dreadful' crest

The crest, which the club say celebrates "fans at the heart of our identity", depicts a supporter doing the so-called Leeds salute. It would also appear as though Lee...

Jan 25 2018

Copa Del Rey: Real Madrid dumped out by Leganes

Zidane told the postmatch news conference that his team had fallen well below what was expected of them, and the buck stopped with him as coach. We didn't play the game, ...

Jan 25 2018

Did the National Football League do the right or wrong thing?

The NFL is in hot water again after rejecting a Super Bowl advertisement from American Veterans ( AMVETS ). "That's not our message". Namely, to "stand for" or to "stan...

Jan 25 2018

Sturridge closes in on Liverpool exit

The Magpies ' Premier League rivals Southampton were linked with a move by The Sun this week, only for the Saints to scrap their interest after being quoted £50 millio...

Jan 25 2018

Philadelphia Eagles heading to the Super Bowl

When they do, if they're smart, they'll keep their foot on the Patriots' throat, the way they did against the Vikings and the top-ranked defense in the league. The duo of...

Jan 25 2018

Arsenal Aeach Carabao Cup Final After Chelsea Win

After Eden Hazard's opener, Arsenal equalised courtesy of an own goal by Antonio Rudiger and another deflection off the German led to Granit Xhaka scoring the vic...

Jan 25 2018

JPMorgan Rolls Out $20 Billion Funding Plan

Volume approached 12.03 million shares vs. average over the past 3 months of 13.41 million shares. (NYSE: JPM ) last released its quarterly earnings results on Friday, Ja...

Jan 25 2018

Sam Curran: England add Surrey all-rounder to squad for T20 tri-series

Curran, a left-arm seamer and middle-order batsman, played his first full season as a professional for Surrey previous year, taking 65 wickets and scoring 717 runs. He wa...

Jan 25 2018

Belief key for Mertens after Aus Open exit

Halep was serving for the match at 5-3, but was broken after Kerber ended a 26-stroke rally with a backhand victor, but exhaustion took the best of her. A double fault ga...

Jan 25 2018

Form Aussie Finch ruled out of fourth ODI against England

The 29-year-old has been a notable absentee from Australia's global squads in recent months, with captain Steve Smith openly questioning his recent contributions and ...

Jan 25 2018

Free agency decision 'easier' thanks to Russell Westbrook's character — Paul George

Westbrook was likely referencing the Warriors , who saw Kevin Durant , Stephen Curry , Klay Thompson , and Draymond Green get nods as all-stars, while Damian Lill...

Jan 25 2018

Isco increasingly frustrated at Real Madrid

Despite leading 1-0 on aggregate ahead of Wednesday's second leg at the Santiago Bernabeu, Madrid were beaten 2-1 thanks to goals from Eraso and Gabriel and lost the ti...

Jan 25 2018

Virginia Tech hot from downtown in upset of No. 10 UNC

North Carolina's defense had actually been decent since their loss to Florida State on January 3. Justin Bibbs said after the Florida State loss that he was feeling ...