Stories about Sport

Jun 26 2018

Russian Federation 2018 breaks World Cup penalties record

Ramos was culpable for the first Moroccan goal, failing to respond to a rare poor touch by Iniesta. You'd expect that, given their experience of winning huge knockout m...

Jun 26 2018

Arnav's expectations from Nigeria vs Argentina match

The crunch meeting saw the 23 squad demand a showdown at the team hotel with Sampaoli, his coaching staff and Argentine FA President Claudio Tapia. Sampaoli says the cl...

Jun 26 2018

LeBron James doesn't want to hear elaborate free-agency pitches

LeBron James had one of the best clutch shots of the season with a game-winner against the Minnesota Timberwolves in a February game just before the trade deadline. If ...

Jun 26 2018

Lyon offer Nabil Fekir contract extension

The 24-year-old was believed to be delighted at the prospect of joining Liverpool , but Lyon's president says he was "very calm" after realising the deal was off. Lyon a...

Jun 26 2018

Iran fans try to disturb Portugal team before key match

Uruguay took an early lead thanks to Luis Suarez's superb goal in the 10th minute, . followed by an own goal by Russia's Denis Cherychev in the 23rd minute. Egypt goal...

Jun 26 2018

Horner: Bold decision for Ricciardo to join McLaren or Renault

As Mercedes and Ferrari appear an unlikely destination for the Australian, Horner believes re-signing with Red Bull - which will use Honda engines from next season ...

Jun 26 2018

Halle Open: Roger Federer reaches final with win over Denis Kudla

The 36-year-old saved two break points in the fourth game before raising his game to save a further three opportunities in the seventh game as Kudla's consistency from th...

Jun 26 2018

Serena happy to plant seed of doubt for Wimbledon rivals

Caroline Wozniacki believes the Wimbledon seeding committee will award Serena Williams a seeding on Wednesday. But McEnroe has called for Wimbledon officials to ...

Jun 26 2018

Mascherano Plays Down Rumors Of Sampaoli Rift

Messi , who is yet to score in Russian Federation, has been the subject of a lot of criticism in recent days, but Kaka believes his critics should take a look at the bigg...

Jun 26 2018

Spain vs Morocco | Iran vs Portugal Match Preview

But Ronaldo's free-kick against Iran left a little to be desired as it failed to beat the wall, and instead slammed into it. Portugal's reward for battling their way...

Jun 26 2018

Clippers’ Lou Williams wins NBA Sixth Man of the Year

He bested 4-time MVP LeBron James and Defensive Player of the Year candidate Anthony Davis in the MVP shortlist . This is the 28-year-old Los Angeles native's second...

Jun 26 2018

Argentina's World Cup mutiny has reportedly turned into a players' coup

Argentina must beat Nigeria and hope Iceland fail to beat Croatia in order to reach the knockout stage of the completion. Sergio Aguero also paid tribute to Messi ...

Jun 26 2018

Matic and Serbia ready for 'hellish' Switzerland clash

Serbia's coach Mladen Krstajic gestures during the Russian Federation 2018 World Cup Group E football match between Serbia and Switzerland at the Kaliningrad Stadi...

Jun 26 2018

Lionel Messi's Former Teammate Identifies the Reason He Flopped with Argentina

The team have been undermined by a broader crisis afflicting the Argentine game, tangled up with politics and a power struggle in the AFA (Argentine Football Associatio...

Jun 26 2018

Sweden's Jimmy Durmaz racially abused via social media after World Cup defeat

Sweden's Jim-my Durmaz faced a wave of racial hatred and even death threats after he gave away the foul that led to Toni Kroos's late victor for Germany at the Worl...

Jun 26 2018

Man Utd midfielder Pogba (again) admits 'small issues' with Mourinho

There were some small issues with [Mourinho], but they were nothing in the end. Pogba has had a mixed season at United but it was arguably better than his debut one aft...

Jun 25 2018

Enrique Caceres selected to officiate Iran vs Portugal

Cristiano Ronaldo , in particular, is destined to pose a strong threat to the Iranian defence and the onus will be on the 25-year-old goalkeeper to save Iran's blushes....

Jun 25 2018

Explained: The Kosovo Celebration That Could See Xhaka & Shaqiri Banned

The use of the Albanian "crossed hands" symbol, which is also used by the Albanian football team to celebrate goals, could be read as a provocative act given Kosovo was...

Jun 25 2018

Mascherano: Relationship with Sampaoli 'totally normal'

And if both the teams Iceland and Argentina registers win in their final matches, then both the teams will have 4 points each and then the goal difference will decide t...

Jun 25 2018

Mexico defeat South Korea 2-1 in a tight match

If Germany fails to win, Mexico locks up a spot in the round of 16. Lozano fired high and wide of the South Korea crossbar early in the second period as Mexico co...