Stories about Sport

May 22 2017

Wenger says contract doubts contributed to top-4 failure

Liverpool have qualified for the Champions League only twice in eight seasons and their manager said the club's status demands it becomes a regular occurrence. Gabriel...

May 22 2017

Juventus clinches record 6th straight Serie A title

Crotone's loss, despite five wins and two draws in the last seven games, meant they were going to drop down to Serie B. It is only poor luck for the team as their fate d...

May 22 2017

Serie A: Roma beats Chievo, placing pressure to win on Juventus

Roma survived a scare though as they twice fell behind in the first half. Salah fired into the bottom corner for 4-2 and Edin Dzeko scored his 28th league goal of the ...

May 22 2017

Nelson's Four Seasons finale: Horschel over Day in playoff

Day entered this week without a top-20 finish in his last six starts and had fallen to 106th in FedExCup points. Earlier, Day shot a two-under par 68 final round to tie...

May 22 2017

Arsenal, Wenger fail to make Champions League after 20 years

Wenger is expected to continue and there will be clarity after the FA Cup final against Chelsea on Saturday. Chelsea is chasing a double. Antonio Conte's side finally r...

May 22 2017

IPL 10: KKR, Mumbai Indians to lock horns for final spot

The Kolkata Knight Riders will face the Mumbai Indians in Qualifier 2 , in Bangalore, on Friday for a place in IPL X final. Photo courtesy IPL website. We always knew th...

May 22 2017

Ranieri proud to pass Premier League title to Chelsea's Conte

The Italian tactician recently won the EPL title for Chelsea after his side defeated West Brom 1-0 at Hawthorns. Conte, meanwhile, also intimated his desire to stay a...

May 22 2017

Jonathan Thurston in Queensland State of Origin squad but unlikely to play

He's a great player and deserves first crack at the number one jumper". Meanwhile, Thurston's record run of 36 straight Origins may have come to an end after he was nam...

May 22 2017

Djokovic back in Rome final, vs. rapidly rising Zverev

Zverev backed that up with a series of strong returns, breaking in game five with his slick groundstrokes proving troublesome for Isner. The results: Men: Third round: ...

May 22 2017

Kevin Durant, Warriors beat Spurs 120-108, take 3-0 lead

He got hot, and we just wanted to keep him in the middle of the floor attacking downhill and in pick-and-roll situations. Game 4 is Monday in San Antonio , with Golden S...

May 22 2017

Avery Bradley hits last-second shot, Celtics stun Cavs in Game 3

Many considered his maneuver a dirty one, and the sprained ankle Leonard suffered on the play has kept him out of the next two games of the series. "Isaiah has worked tir...

May 22 2017

United's youngsters beat Palace as Rooney appears to bid farewell

Having signed the Bundesliga player of the year (Henrikh Mkhitaryan), the most expensive footballer on the planet ( Paul Pogba ), the outstanding Eric Bailly and the ce...

May 22 2017

Vikings' Zimmer has another surgery on right eye

Zimmer says he's unsure whether this will be the last surgery he'll need. Now with a eighth surgery, the hope has to become that they will end and he will be ok, if not...

May 22 2017

Boston Celtics Star Guard Isaiah Thomas Selected To All NBA Second Team

With many expecting Fultz to go at no.1, there is the always awkward situation of your employer hiring your replacement, but not for the Celtics. Thomas said Fultz inqu...

May 22 2017

Manchester United boss Jose Mourinho takes Europa League swipe at Ajax

Three days before the Europa League final against Ajax , Jose Mourinho made nine changes on his 250th game as a manager in England's top flight, with Demetri Mitchell, H...

May 22 2017

Vunipola out of Lions tour of New Zealand, Haskell in

His brother Mako remains available but there are few back-rowers anywhere in the world with Billy's compelling mix of power and exuberance. Described as a certainty for...

May 22 2017

Sharapova won't request Wimbledon wild card

Commenting on her Aegon Classic entry, she said: "I am really excited to be coming back to Birmingham.as part of my build-up to Wimbledon and I thank the LTA for this o...

May 22 2017

Celtics end Wizards' season in Game 7, 115-105

He capped that burst with a pull-up 3-pointer that had the Celtics out front 94-81 with 10:00 to play. "I don't care how well I played", Beal said afterward. "But we ha...

May 22 2017

Kylian Mbappe breaks two Champions League records in Monaco's defeat to Juventus

It means he's made more appearances in major finals than any club in Europe in the past 11 years. "We fought hard all season for Monaco and for French football and we hop...

May 22 2017

Liverpool thrash West Ham, Crystal Palace crush Hull City

The winger has attracted interest from London rivals Tottenham Hotspur and Arsenal after a productive campaign making him one of the Eagles' better performers. "It's not ...