Stories about Sport

Jun 14 2018

Rahane insists India won’t take Test debutants Afghanistan lightly

Afghanistan will kick off their historic journey in the Test format, against India , on Thursday at the M Chinnaswamy Stadium in Bengaluru . "I am very sure that the...

Jun 14 2018

France boss told to bench Pogba at the World Cup

Pogba was named as FIFA's Best Young Player of the 2014 World Cup , but the 25-year-old has been criticised for his inconsistency by fans of Manchester United and L...

Jun 14 2018

Dub Dynasty: Hot-Shooting Curry Leads Warriors To NBA Title

The Warriors are at another level. They understand when they get on the court with me or if they check up with me, they know what it is. If James is going to remain i...

Jun 14 2018

Tyson Fury eyeing title fight before end of 2018

Fury then piled on the pounds - he claimed to have lost eight stones in preparation for Seferi - and served a backdated drugs ban for testing positive for a banned steroi...

Jun 13 2018

NCAA eases up on Division I football redshirt restrictions

The Division I council adopted a proposal that prevent schools from blocking transfer requests from student-athletes. Now, a player simply has to tell his school he wishe...

Jun 13 2018

North America will host the World Cup in 2026

Mexico last missed the tournament in 1990, while Canada hasn't qualified for the World Cup since making their lone appearance in 1986. Canada is involved for the first ...

Jun 13 2018

Fernando Hierro replaces Julen Lopetegui as Spain coach ahead of quadrennial event

I have a very clear conscience, and from there we take on the challenge we have in front of us. "We have chose to fire the national coach", Spanish Football Federation ...

Jun 13 2018

Taco Bell giving out free Doritos Locos Tacos on Wednesday

Back in May, the Tex-Mex restaurant announced the third iteration of its popular "Steal a Game, Steal a Taco" promotion. "The NBA Finals and Taco Bell are the ideal m...

Jun 13 2018

Sky's Thomas tunes up for Tour with Dauphine success

Yates finished the punishing 136-kilometre ride from Moutiers to Saint-Gervais four seconds ahead of Spaniard Daniel Navarro, with Frenchman Romain Bardet in third plac...

Jun 13 2018

World Cup 2026 awarded to USA, Canada and Mexico

The soccer showpiece will return to the USA for the first time since 1994 after gaining 134 votes, while Morocco got 65 at the FIFA Congress in Moscow on Wednesday. It ma...

Jun 13 2018

Spain World Cup 'keeper De Gea wants public apology from prime minister

It is easy to talk about others in this country". "In the end, things are proven and we saw that it was all a lie". "Many people criticised me, knowing that what they...

Jun 13 2018

Blatter will be at the World Cup as a guest of Putin

Sixty matches will take place in the United States, while Canada and Mexico will host 10 games each. "The attractive game transcends borders and cultures". That includes ...

Jun 13 2018

Dustin Johnson back to world No 1 after St Jude victory

Johnson, 33, has won 17 times on the PGA Tour, including the 2016 U.S. Open, while Putnam's thin resume pales by comparison, with nothing higher than a top-five finish in...

Jun 13 2018

Thomas Lemar Transfer Agreement with Atletico Madrid Announced by Monaco

Antoine Griezmann says he has made a decision on his future but refused to clarify where he will play next season when he spoke to reporters at France's World Cup camp...

Jun 13 2018

Justify's value skyrockets to $60M with Triple Crown win

I felt on my watch, if he's happy, I'll keep him running. "There is no one more deserving than him". Baffert seemed to acknowledge that the plan for Restoring Hope was ...

Jun 13 2018

Justify's value skyrockets to $60M with Triple Crown win

I felt on my watch, if he's happy, I'll keep him running. "There is no one more deserving than him". Baffert seemed to acknowledge that the plan for Restoring Hope was ...

Jun 13 2018

Triple Crown victor Justify

Triple Crown victor Justify led all the way at Saturday's Belmont Stakes , but controversy arose Sunday after some raised questions about the role of another horse in ...

Jun 13 2018

Brazil training prank: Birthday boy Coutinho pelted with eggs by Neymar & teammates

Shortly after, the team flew to Sochi, its base for the tournament, as those back in their homeland reacted to a win which impressed and boosted expectations of winning a...

Jun 13 2018

Salah makes World Cup headlines for Chechnya photo

GROZNY: Mohamed Salah , a star attraction ahead of football´s 2018 World Cup in Russian Federation, has made headlines for a smiling photo with Ramzan Kadyrov, strongm...

Jun 13 2018

Manchester United new boy Diogo Dalot can already speak like a Mancunian

The 24-year-old playmaker joined Benfica in 2014, but despite a promising start he does not appear to be in the Lisbon club's plans. Under the Portuguese, United have s...