Stories about Sport

Jun 08 2018

Del Potro powers past Cilic to set up Rafa clash

The 6-foot-6 (1.98-meter) Argentine wiped away tears during his on-court interview, telling fans who chanted his nickname, "delPo": "It has been a long time without good ...

Jun 08 2018

Stokes sidelined for Scotland ODI and ‘first part’ of Australia ODI series

On Monday, Tom Curran replaced Woakes in the England squad for Sunday's one-day worldwide against Scotland in Edinburgh. Both players had been at the IPL before ...

Jun 08 2018

Sachin expresses happiness over son Arjun’s first cricketing milestone

The selection committee met in Bengaluru on Thursday, June 7 to pick the India U-19 squads for the two four-day and five one-day matches. He had one five wicket haul (5/9...

Jun 08 2018

England vs. Costa Rica - Football Match Report

Pope said: "As a kid you watch every World Cup you can, so to be a part of it will be really special". The only other time these two teams met was in the 2014 World C...

Jun 08 2018

Baseball Fan Catches Foul Ball - with Her Beer

As she lifted her cup above her head DiMarco noted that fans began to urge her to chug the drink, and like a champ, she obliged them. "It bounced from behind me, I was ...

Jun 08 2018

Kevin Durant confirms that he plans to stay with Golden State Warriors

In NBA playoff history, teams down 3-0 are 0-131. Despite their 16-4 run to start the game and six-point lead at halftime, the Cleveland Cavaliers couldn't hold o...

Jun 08 2018

Washington Capitals win first Stanley Cup in franchise history

Entering this year's playoffs, the Capitals had fallen in nine of the previous 10 playoff series against the Penguins. As the Caps locked in a 3-1 lead in the Stanley C...

Jun 08 2018

Golden Knights vs. Capitals: Game 5 Prediction

The Golden Knights wrap up a storybook year, advancing all the way to the final in their first year of existence. Ovechkin's 15th goal of the post-season gave him the o...

Jun 08 2018

Golden Knights prepare for game 5 in Washington

The Vegas Golden Knights couldn't get either end of the ice on the same page in game four at Washington and the result was a 6-2 defeat on Monday. The scoring chances...

Jun 08 2018

Liverpool set to seal move for Nabil Fekir 'on Friday'

Anfield officials will continue negotiations on Friday, increasingly hopeful of a deal before the 24-year-old heads for World Cup duty. Take a look through the gallery ...

Jun 07 2018

Roland Garros 2018, Day 11: Match Points

Sharapova suffered one of her abject losses at the Slams since her 6-3 6-0 battering at the hands of Victoria Azarenka in the 2012 Australian Open final. But it was the G...

Jun 07 2018

Kevin Durant rewards Stephen Curry’s ‘childlike approach to the game’

The reigning National Basketball Association champions earned that opportunity by taking a 3-0 lead in the best-of-seven Finals over host Cleveland with a 110-102 victo...

Jun 07 2018

Caroline Wozniacki beaten by Daria Kasatkina in last 16

While delighted to get past Wozniacki in straight sets, Kasatkina will resist the temptation to celebrate in her new room and instead focus on the clash with Sloane St...

Jun 07 2018

Liverpool interested in Xherdan Shaqiri after Stoke’s relegation

Shaqiri will be hoping to produce a strong display at the World Cup in Russian Federation to spark a bidding war for his signature. According to the Mirror , the Lyon ...

Jun 07 2018

Alexander Zverev breaks new ground to reach quarter-finals in Paris

Up next for Keys is Kazakh Yulia Putintseva, who upset 26th seed Czech Barbora Strycova 6-4 6-3. Djokovic may not go on to win the tournament, but putting himself in the ...

Jun 07 2018

Sixers exec Bryan Colangelo resigns after investigation into Twitter accounts

The resignation came after a NY law firm hired by the team wrapped up its investigation into allegations from a sports and pop culture website, The Ringer , that Colan...

Jun 07 2018

Adam Scott qualifies for 2018 U.S. Open, extending major championship streak

Brantford's David Hearn just missed out on qualifying for a spot in the U.S. Open golf tournament. "It is a nice streak to keep going; it'd be better if I win the U.S. ...

Jun 07 2018

Real Madrid without Cristiano Ronaldo is unimaginable - Marco Asensio

While Ronaldo is undoubtedly a great player, he does not have the pace he used to. End of an era? The same thing happened before last year's Confederations Cup when a P...

Jun 07 2018

76ers believe Bryan Colangelo did not know of Twitter accounts

Our investigation revealed substantial evidence that Mr. Colangelo was the source of sensitive, non-public, club- related information contained in certain posts to the Tw...

Jun 07 2018

Warriors’ NBA Finals Winning Streak Continues, Ratings Still Steady With 2017

Afterward, the defending champs could be heard loudly celebrating inside their locker room, perhaps a warmup for a bigger party to come. "That's just who I am". Even the ...