Stories about Sport

May 12 2018

Union County Schools to close Wednesday as teachers join march in Raleigh

Thousands of teachers are expected to protest at the General Assembly in Raleigh on May 16 when lawmakers reconvene for the legislative short session. "I think they nee...

May 12 2018

Paul Casey withdraws from Players Championship with injury

He didn't know because he didn't particularly care. Rickie Fowler (71) - the 2015 victor - and four-time major champion McIlroy (74) were not so fortunate as they mis...

May 12 2018

Pep's Presser: Aguero to Atletico stories, Bernardo Silva's future, Sterling's contract situation

Pep Guardiola said: "The club, the chairman [Khaldoon al-Mubarak] and myself want him to stay a long time, renew his contract but we are going on holiday in a few days...

May 12 2018

Salah: I always wanted to prove Chelsea wrong

Then after we'll play the final". [Photo: Courtesy] .missing the Champions League will place doubt over the futures of their best players. It's often said that the league...

May 12 2018

United States lab 'deeply regrets' Vicky Phelan incorrect test smear results

Mr. O'Brien said that he has made his decision in order to avoid any further impact to the delivery of health and social care services, and in particular the cancer scree...

May 12 2018

F1 2018 Spanish Grand Prix: Mercedes top both sessions of Friday Practice

Hamilton has an outstanding record in Barcelona , with the Formula 1 official website noting how the 33-year-old "hasn't been off the front row here since his final y...

May 12 2018

Record-breaking Nadal powers through in Madrid

World No-1 is now focused on his next match against Domonic Thiem, a rematch of last year's final. Rafael Nadal broke John McEnroe's 34-year record on Thursday by...

May 12 2018

Astonishing fan chaos as Hamburg suffer first Bundesliga relegation in 55 years

At Hamburg - who had survived the relegation play-offs in 2014 and 2015, then narrowly escaped to safety on the final day of the Bundesliga season past year - Gladbach ...

May 12 2018

Amanda Cooper responds to Mackenzie Dern missing weight at UFC 224

UFC 224 goes down on Saturday, May, 12 from the Rio Olympic Arena in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. Her Opponent Cooper weighed at 116 lbs, said there's no excuse to come in ...

May 12 2018

Zidane sidesteps talk of Neymar Real move

Zidane added: "I don't know if we are negotiating for Neymar . What we are thinking about at the moment is the Champions League final", Zidane told a press conference ...

May 12 2018

Los Angeles Angels vs. Minnesota Twins

He's driven in 15 runs in 10 games this month, and he's scored in 10 of his last 11 games. His pitching duties and two interleague games had limited him to two at-bats in...

May 12 2018

Lacklustre Manchester United seals second with stalemate at West Ham

United, denied victory by the inspired form of West Ham goalkeeper Adrian, moved four points clear of third-placed Tottenham with one game left. But come on, this is ...

May 12 2018

Red Bull duo promise to leave 'few millimetres more'

Should stand. With AP Photos. Both drivers received a formal reprimand, and each apologized to Red Bull. "Going from the Strategy Group where no one supported it to a wee...

May 12 2018

National Hockey League playoffs scores: Golden Knights advance to West final after beating Sharks

Documenting that ride has been official team photographer Jeff Bottari, who has endeavored to be unique and proactive in chronicling the Knights' inaugural year. The Gold...

May 12 2018

FA Charge Chelsea Over Players Conduct Against Huddersfield

The Blues were charged with failing to ensure their players "conducted themselves in an orderly fashion". "The incident occurred at half-time of [Wednesday's] game ag...

May 12 2018

Surging Capitals cruise past Lightning in Game 1

Both teams have solid goaltending that tends to lack in consistency from time to time , they both rely mostly on their offence to win games, and both have displaye...

May 12 2018

Simpson ties course record for Players lead, Woods scrapes in

Over his last 108 holes in the last two weeks, Day has made 29 birdies or eagles and just 10 bogeys. - Having captured the U.S. Open and lifted a handful of trophies, We...

May 12 2018

Nick Young may get more playing time in upcoming Conference Finals

This is the first time that the Rockets are playing in the Conference Finals since 2015. Golden State is 24-3 in the playoffs since signing Durant. Without a healthy Cu...

May 12 2018

Hawks closing in on Sixers assistant Lloyd Pierce as next head coach

Pierce has been an assistant head coach in Cleveland from 2007-2010, the Warriors from 2010-2011, the Grizzlies from 2011-2013, and most recently the Sixers from 2013 up ...

May 12 2018

David Warner, Steve Smith cleared to play grade cricket in Sydney

Paine, who charted a new path for the national team that would dispense with the sledging and unsociable attitude to opponents that characterised most Australian sides ov...