Stories about Sport

Jun 10 2018

Philadelphia 76ers: Wentz and Ertz attempt to lure LeBron James to Philly

The whispers I repeatedly heard last weekend in Oakland suggest that the Warriors were caught somewhat by surprise by how aggressive James was from the jump, knowing th...

Jun 10 2018

Justify becomes 13th Triple Crown victor with victory in Belmont Stakes

Saturday's race will be run 45 years to the day that Secretariat ended a 25-year Triple Crown drought. He stood so quietly in the starting gate that jockey Mike Smith ...

Jun 10 2018

Verstappen keeps it clean in Canada to be fastest in practice

Vettel was delighted with his lap, which was Ferrari's first pole in Canada since 2001. These facts meant achieving pole was more special than usual for the four-time c...

Jun 10 2018

Thiem ends fearless Cecchinato's run to reach French Open final

He did not look unduly affected though and his heavy groundstrokes took a toll on Nadal who rescued three more break points in the ninth game. Nadal is 6-3 all-time a...

Jun 10 2018

LeBron James' farewell game as a Cavalier? Go behind the scenes

The path to this title was more precarious than the first two for coach Steve Kerr and the Warriors, who overcame injuries, expectations, a built-to-dethrone-them Rocke...

Jun 10 2018

Cristiano Ronaldo makes 'irreversible decision to leave Real Madrid'

Ronaldo created a stir, minutes after La Liga giants won their third straight Champions League title in Kiev last month by hinting he would be leaving Bernabeu. The Po...

Jun 10 2018

UFC 225: Yoel Romero misses weight for title fight with Robert Whittaker

Even as the ceremonial weigh-ins got started late on Friday evening, nobody was quite sure of the status of the fight but, after the final face-off, it was confirmed that...

Jun 10 2018

Simona Halep beats Solaine Stephens to win first Grand Slam

Having never gone beyond the fourth round at Roland Garros before this year, she made a strong start against Halep. But a first major title had eluded her until now, an...

Jun 09 2018

Sixers: 3 reasons Warriors sweep helps chances of LeBron James to Philly

When you've got enough money that future generations of family will be taken care of, rings, MVPs, championships, the little things start to count. The Warriors lead th...

Jun 09 2018

With Promises Kept, LeBron James Has Choices to Make

James, 33, said after the game that he had " no idea " if he had played his last game for the Cavs, with speculation that he could move on when he becomes a free agent ne...

Jun 09 2018

French Open Women's Final Predictions: Simona Halep vs Sloane Stephens

Halep has been in fine form so far at Roland Garros and eased past former victor Garbine Muguruza 6-1, 6-4 in the last four - a victory which also ensured she will re...

Jun 09 2018

Rashford shines as England cruise past Costa Rica

What other selection dilemmas does Gareth Southgate face? Of course it is an easier job when the main requirement is simply not to make a fool of yourself, but Sout...

Jun 09 2018

Warriors Clinch 2nd Straight NBA Championship With Win Over Cavaliers

Golden State Warriors' Stephen Curry (30) celebrates following their 108-85 win against the Cleveland Cavaliers in Game 4 of the NBA Finals at Quicken Loans Arena ...

Jun 09 2018

Usain Bolt drops 22 places on Forbes list of highest paid athletes

Floyd Mayweather is the highest- paid athlete in the world. McGregor wrote on Instagram via MMAfighting : "Made it to number four on the Forbes list this year, if...

Jun 09 2018

Suzie Bates Stars as New Zealand Women Smash Record ODI Total

Also, in her 151, Bates' strike-rate of 160.63 was the second-highest for an women's worldwide century-maker. New Zealand women amassed 490/4 in their first ODI again...

Jun 09 2018

Name Of Real Madrid’s Next Manager Leaked By Spanish Club?

Zinedine Zidane shocked the world when he announced that he will step down as the Real boss just days after their UCL victory. If he is appointed, it will be the secon...

Jun 09 2018

J.R. Smith’s Game 1 gaffe really did break LeBron James

It appeared obvious early on that the Warriors had the edge, and they swept the Cleveland Cavaliers in the Finals. When James first left the Cavs in 2010 to joi...

Jun 09 2018

Chris Paul Wants Max Deal Which Could Hurt Rockets in LeBron Race

James and Paul are close friends as part of the "Banana Boat" crew that also includes Dwyane Wade and Carmelo Anthony. The Houston Rockets may need to open their wall...

Jun 09 2018

Trump Will Not Be Inviting NBA Champs To White House

Curry raised Trump's ire a year ago when he said he wouldn't go to the White House, prompting the President to disinvite him and the champion Golden State Warriors . In ...

Jun 09 2018

CM Punk: "I'm Done With Professional Wrestling"

This whole experience has taught me a lot. "We both fought the same guy, we both lost to the same guy in the first round", Punk said. I go over to Roufusport to cross t...