Stories about Sport

Jul 14 2018

Astros' Hinch on Giles' demotion: He's got to sort some things out

A frustrated Giles visibly appeared to cuss as he left the mound, potentially at Hinch, though there's been no confirmation of that. "And you can certainly understand tha...

Jul 14 2018

Five Astros named to 2018 AL All-Star Team

Joining Altuve are third baseman Alex Bregman, outfielder George Springer, and pitchers Gerrit Cole and Justin Verlander. Red Sox designated hitter J.D. Bryce Harper of...

Jul 14 2018

Surging Martin climbs 'the wall' to earn stage victory

Netherlands' Dylan Groenewegen celebrates as he crosses the finish line. Dumoulin, the time trial world champion and 2017 Giro d'Italia victor, started the stage 44 s...

Jul 14 2018

Trump calls golf ‘my primary form of exercise’

But, as the two leaders stood together for a press conference in the garden of Ms May's grand 16th-century official residence Chequers, Mr Trump said the British leader...

Jul 14 2018

Argentina's Nestor Pitana to referee World Cup final

Throughout their World Cup journey, they have been able to meet some of the players after the games , including England's number one Jordan Pickford, Ashley Young, Joh...

Jul 14 2018

Chelsea sack Antonio Conte

The Italian had two contrasting campaigns at the helm and has now vacated his post. That success was helped by prolific striker Diego Costa, who scored 20 goals and p...

Jul 14 2018

Donald Trump protests held in Wales during United Kingdom visit

And that is fine. And as May struggles to hold her own government together, with the never-ending arguments about Brexit negotiations threatening to tear her Conserva...

Jul 14 2018

Jabari Parker receiving ‘last-minute interest’ from other teams

Parker, who was drafted No. 2 overall by the Milwaukee Bucks in 2014, could switch teams if he signs an offer sheet by another team. Parker is a restricted free agent...

Jul 14 2018

Meet The Rumored Longtime Girlfriend Of Rafael Nadal

For the first time in 91 years, there will be a South African man in a Wimbledon singles final. Anderson had won 13-11 in a decider to knock out defending champion R...

Jul 14 2018

Sarri agrees terms with Chelsea to succeed Conte

Chelsea finally confirmed Conte's departure on Friday, with Cesc Fabregas paying tribute to the Italian coach on Twitter . But he was warned not to follow the title s...

Jul 14 2018

Wimbledon 2018: Serena Williams to face Angelique Kerber in women's final

Saturday's final will be a re-match of the 2016 showpiece, which Williams won. Few can fully appreciate Williams's comeback these past 10 months. "It's insane to ev...

Jul 14 2018

Serena wins, through to semi-finals

Angelique Kerber , seeded 11 and now the highest-ranked player left in the tournament, beat Belinda Bencic of Switzerland 6-3 7-6 (7/5) and will meet Daria Kasatkina ,...

Jul 13 2018

Have mercy! Anderson demands rule change after Wimbledon epic

Anderson also played an extended fifth set in the quarterfinals, eliminating eight-time Wimbledon champion Roger Federer 13-11 in the final set. Anderson had landed...

Jul 13 2018

John Isner can't win this epic marathon match at Wimbledon

There were thrilling moments, to be sure. It's his second showpiece appearance in four major tournaments after his runner-up finish in last year's US Open. That game is...

Jul 13 2018

Basketball: NBA legend Charles Oakley arrested, Las Vegas gambling cheat

Although the details of the game he was playing remain unclear, sources tell the publication that the ex-baller tried to retrieve his $100 chip after he realized he was g...

Jul 13 2018

Nets trade Jeremy Lin to the Hawks

Lin, who was on an expiring $12.5 million contract, hasn't played since rupturing his patellar tendon during the opening game last season. As for the Nets, the Nets bac...

Jul 13 2018

Papa John's to pull founder from marketing

The university has also made a decision to remove Schnatter's name from the Center for Free Enterprise. Now that he's not the chairman of the board of the company he f...

Jul 13 2018

Nuggets sign Isaiah Thomas

Thomas finished last season with the Los Angeles Lakers after his trade from the Boston Celtics to the Cleveland Cavaliers . He was traded to the Cleveland Cavaliers...

Jul 13 2018

Real Identify €170m Target As Ronaldo Replacement

Since Cristiano Ronaldo signed for Serie A giants Juventus he had not uploaded a picture to his social media accounts. The union urged Fiat owners to invest in it...

Jul 13 2018

Papa John’s founder resigns over racist slur during conference call

When it happened, he was being asked how he would distance himself from racist groups . He also allegedly stated that, in his home state of in, "people used to drag Af...