Stories about Sport

Feb 11 2018

Electric Miller, Klaasen union gets Proteas off the mark

Shikhar Dhawan completes his 26th ODI fifty as India take control of the match. Before the third ODI, Shikhar Dhawan had highlighted that the team wants to win every...

Feb 11 2018

Incredibly talented film composer Johann Johannsson found dead aged 48

He also recieved an Oscar nomination the following year for Sicario . "It is with profound sadness that we confirm the passing of our dear friend Jóhann", the post r...

Feb 11 2018

Strong start for Irish golfers at AT&T Pebble Beach Pro

The 18-time major champion is also a three-time victor of the AT&T Pebble Beach Pro-Am , live this week on Sky Sports , where Pebble Beach Golf Links is one of the ...

Feb 11 2018

Winter Olympics 2018: Russians appeal against Pyeongchang exclusion adjourned

The CAS was scheduled to announce a decision but the hearings could not be completed on Wednesday. Russian athletes who have appealed include Viktor Ahn , a six-time O...

Feb 11 2018

Super Aguero hits four as Man City thrash Leicester

The league leaders will be eager to get back to winning ways when they host Leicester City at Etihad Stadium on Saturday. "We need his goals, that's why it's so good". ...

Feb 11 2018

U.S. soccer elects Carlos Cordeiro as next president

It led to a third ballot where Cordeiro emerged as a clear victor on 68.6 per cent and Carter and Martino ending on 10.6 per cent in joint second. He will replace Sunil ...

Feb 11 2018

North Korea's Kim invites S Korean leader to Pyongyang

Lizzy Yarnold carried Great Britain's flag, while Russian athletes came in under the neutral Olympic flag. In an extraordinary moment that could hardly be fathomed one ...

Feb 11 2018

Source confirms: Yu Darvish to Cubs on six-year deal

The deal will reportedly pay Darvish $126 million, and with incentives could go as high as $150 million, and will become official when the hurler undergoes his physical...

Feb 10 2018

In cold, poor South Korean mountains, Winter Olympics begin

A massive military parade in Pyongyang on the eve of the just-opened Pyeongchang Games has been used as Exhibit A by skeptics. Although Kim Yo Jong ranks diplomatical...

Feb 10 2018

Mourinho: Pogba can become complete midfielder at Man United

Mourinho, however, insisted at a news conference on Friday the 24-year-old will always have to balance the defensive side of his job with his desire to score and create g...

Feb 10 2018

Without Russ and Melo, Thunder Lose at Lakers

He ended the night 11-for-25 from the field en route to 29 points, nine rebounds and three assists. Patrick Patterson started the second half in place of Anthony, but...

Feb 10 2018

Shahid Afridi's respect for Indian flag will melt your heart

Moritz Ice Cricket tournament, which was held over two days at the Alpine resort town. Following the match, Afridi happily obliged request of fans to pose for the photos....

Feb 10 2018

USOC: No plans for American bid for 2026 Winter Olympics

Probst also admitted it was an "error in judgement" for no-one from the organization to attend Nassar's trial until the end. Blackmun, who is not present in South Korea...

Feb 10 2018

Dahlmeier shoots clean to claim biathlon sprint gold

Dahlmeier's gold saw her become only the second German woman to triumph in an Olympic sprint event since Kati Wilhelm won at Salt Lake City 2002. Veronika Vitkova of th...

Feb 10 2018

David Moyes confident Patirce Evra can make an impact at West Ham

Steve Wilson: "A glance at the league table may suggest that this is a mid-table game - 11th against 12th - but the reality is that there is no mid-table: the scramble t...

Feb 10 2018

Results: First gold medal of Olympics awarded in PyeongChang

Champion Sweden's Charlotte Kalla (C), second placed Norway's Marit Bjoergen (L) and third placed Finland's Krista Parmakoski celebrate after the Ladies' 7.5km + 7....

Feb 10 2018

Australia beats England by 7 wickets in T20 tri-series match

Now, in the 3rd T20I, Australia won by 7 wickets at Melbourne against England . The fit-again Aaron Finch then put an exclamation mark on the result with a pair of m...

Feb 10 2018

Zlatan nears return as Man Utd vow to keep fighting

That hard run starts this weekend with the hosting of Manchester United , where Newcastle can find inspiration in the fact that Red Devils boss Jose Mourinho has nev...

Feb 10 2018

Raisman says Olympics coach might have known about Nassar abuse for years

Olympics women's gymnastics program. But Randall said in a statement to CNN on Thursday, Feb. 8 that he did not need the money and will instead donate the funds to "l...

Feb 10 2018

Juventus' Bernardeschi defends goal celebrations against Fiorentina

Fiorentina were awarded a first-half penalty for handball by Giorgio Chiellini and Jordan Veretout waited for almost three minutes to take the spot kick before the ref...