Stories about Sport

May 25 2017

Liverpool's James Milner targets trophies after top-four finish

Given how hard they battled to get into the Premier League , failing to retain their top-flight status was a bitter pill to swallow for Middlesbrough and Hull, while S...

May 25 2017

Nadal dismisses talk of Djokovic 'slump'

The other semifinal will see Dominic Thiem , who rolled past lucky loser Borna Coric 6-1, 6-4, against surprise package Pablo Cuevas , who upended Alexander Zverev 3-6...

May 25 2017

Colin Kaepernick to get workout with Seahawks, according to report

This can't be considered too much of a surprise. Seahawks coach Pete Carroll said he was looking into veteran options , including Kaepernick, in a recent conversation ...

May 25 2017

NBA No blame for LeBron after Celtics no-show, says Cavaliers coach Lue

Cleveland has clearly put the month of March behind them, a month where they had their worst stretch of play this season. But against the Cleveland Cavaliers , the ...

May 25 2017

Cloud Computing takes Preakness as Derby victor Always Dreaming fades

Cloud Computing overtook Classic Empire in the final sixteenth to spring the upset in Saturday's 142nd running of the Preakness Stakes before a record crowd of 140,3...

May 25 2017

Nadal Downs Thiem to take Madrid Open Crown

The 59th-ranked Coric became the first lucky loser to reach the quarterfinals in Madrid . If he was going down, he would be going down with a fight. Nadal broke early ...

May 25 2017

The Europa League Final. "Ajax" - "Manchester United". Announcement

Here are the main points from his post-match interviews... OVERALL THOUGHTS "My thoughts are obviously with the victims of the tragedy in Manchester and with the famili...

May 25 2017

FA Cup final is about Arsenal not me, Wenger says

Laurent Koscielny will miss the FA Cup after Arsenal's appeal against the defender's red card in a Premier League game against Everton was rejected. Paul Merson ha...

May 25 2017

Manchester United outclass Ajax to win Europa League

The game was played two days after 22 people were killed in a bomb attack at a concert in Manchester, and 12 days after the death of Pogba's father, Fassou Antoine. "High...

May 25 2017

Smalling, Mata get Man United nod in Europa final

Centre-back Chris Smalling and playmaker Juan Mata were both picked to start for Manchester United in Wednesday's Europa League final against Ajax at Stockholm...

May 25 2017

Don't blame me for Arsenal missing Top 4 spot - Wenger

It is the first time since 1996 that Arsenal have failed to finish in the top four and it remains to be seen how the prospect of Europa League football will affect the ...

May 25 2017

Kyrie-markable: Irving's 42 carries Cavaliers past Celtics

Boston shot 47 percent from the field and 35 percent from the 3-point line in the first half of Game 4 on their way to building as much as a 16-point lead. "We have to go...

May 25 2017

Herrera not thinking about Champions League reward

It's a competition this club should be in every season. Herrera also explained how a meeting with Mourinho saw him switch his role in the team this season - although ...

May 25 2017

LeBron James' Keys to Game 4: 'Win'

Smart's resiliency helped Boston stay the course and fight back to get a big road win. " Things are flowing . It's a part of our identity to get that mojo going". "I'...

May 25 2017

Ex-motorcycle champion Nicky Hayden dies after collision in Italy

Hayden was born in Owensboro, Kentucky. Injury details were not immediately available. Hayden was training on his bicycle near the Rimini coast in Italy where he was ...

May 25 2017

Celtics stun Cavs with comeback win

Given how impressive he had been in his previous 10 games, a bad night for James almost should have been expected."I was just pretty poor"."I had a tough game, period", J...

May 25 2017

Bunker mentality: Osweiler wants to be Browns' starting QB

More to come soon from Osweiler and his bid to unseat incumbent Cody Kessler and keep challenger DeShone Kizer and Kevin Hogan at bay. But once again, that's not my...

May 25 2017

Tony Bradley: Will sign agent, stay in draft

Bradley has been projected as a first-round pick by some outlets, but he's not considered a sure-thing to be drafted that highly. Bradley, though, told the Associated P...

May 25 2017

Bangladesh register first away win against Black Caps

The win in Dublin , with 10 balls to spare, was Bangladesh's first one-day worldwide defeat of New Zealand away from home soil. Jeetan Patel bagged a brace for the...

May 25 2017

Morales homers, Blue Jays bullpen holds off Brewers 4-3

Toronto added a run in the fifth on a sacrifice fly by Luke Maile, and Travis gave the Blue Jays a 4-1 advantage when he led off the sixth with his third home run of the ...