Stories about Sport

Jul 18 2018

Twitter Abuzz After MS Dhoni Takes Match Ball From Umpire

He smacked seven fours and rendered ineffective Indias new ball pairing of Bhuvneshwar Kumar (0-49) and Hardik Pandya (0-39). But it was Adil Rashid's 3-fer that set it u...

Jul 18 2018

Brewers suffer rare 5-game series sweep - The Star: Sun Prairie Star

MIAMI - All-Star Aaron Nola gave up two runs in the first inning, and Philadelphia never recovered, losing to Miami. A doubleheader greets the Brewers and Pirates Saturda...

Jul 18 2018

Breaking down the players most likely to win British Open

The best golfers in the world will descend on a small Scottish town this week for the sport's oldest tournament. There was a spell not so long ago when Tiger Woods , i...

Jul 18 2018

Home Run Derby: While Schwarber praises Harper, Cubs fans see a conspiracy

Schwarber went first and banged 18 homers. Harper can only hope this helps him get back into the swing. The semifinals began with a battle between Schwarber and Rhys...

Jul 18 2018

'I accept' U.S. intelligence findings on Russian meddling

He also said he accepts the conclusion by United States intelligence officials that Moscow interfered in the election, which saw Trump defeat Democrat rival Hillary Cl...

Jul 18 2018

Manchester United mulling over a £44m bid for Ante Rebic

Jose Mourinho has returned to the Lowry Hotel after finishing his stint as a pundit on Russian television during the World Cup . The attacking pair starred for Croat...

Jul 18 2018

Will Eden Hazard replace Cristiano Ronaldo at Real Madrid?

Cech and his family are settled in the English capital, having lived there since joining Chelsea back in 2004. According to Sky Sports' Kaveh Solhekol, though, Cech...

Jul 18 2018

Steven N'Zonzi's touching World Cup act for N'Golo Kante

Based on Chelsea's recent season, losing a player of Kante's calibre would huge hamper their progress through the 2018/19 campaign but there has been occasions in the p...

Jul 18 2018

Liverpool prepared to smash goalkeeper world record for Alisson Becker

The report claims that Liverpool have made a bid of £62m, with £53m being offered up front and the rest being made up in add-ons. It seems Chelsea will not be backi...

Jul 18 2018

Amazon, TF1 Go Behind the Scenes With French World Cup Team

Qatar has never qualified for the World Cup and will be taking part in its first one ever as the host nation. Speaking at FIFA's closing press conference of the four-we...

Jul 18 2018

Kawhi Leonard seriously considering participating in U.S. basketball camp

Leonard, 27, has one year remaining on his contract, meaning any team willing to trade for him would likely need to be assured ahead of time that he'd sign a contract ext...

Jul 17 2018

Usain Bolt Considering Offer From Australian Team

The Jamaican sprint king's signing would be a huge boost for the profile of the competition. If all goes well, he could play for a season in Australia's A-League. Speak...

Jul 17 2018

Phillies eye J.A. Happ while waiting on Manny Machado

Olney says both teams are going through the medical details and paperwork part of the transaction. Over the past several days, three finalists have emerged for Machado ...

Jul 17 2018

Riot Police Called to Nike Store in France Following World Cup Victory

The last World Cup Final with at least three goals was 20 years ago, in 1998 at the Stade de France, when France beat Brazil 3-0 to win their first ever World Cup title ...

Jul 17 2018

A Kawhi Leonard, 4-team mega-trade involving the Philadelphia 76ers

A variety of factors could be behind the shift. "He still wants to go to Los Angeles and he's still not interested in being rented out for one season - that being Philly,...

Jul 17 2018

Alisson: Liverpool make offer to sign Roma goalkeeper

Alisson played all five games, keeping three clean sheets, as Brazil were knocked out at the quarter-final stage of the World Cup by Belgium. If Roma do decide to se...

Jul 17 2018

Trump names European Union a global foe, raps media before Putin summit

Trump said he was approaching the Putin meeting "with low expectations... I go in with very low expectations". Speaking in an interview with CBS Evening News aired Su...

Jul 17 2018

Key Toby Alderweireld update after Jose Mourinho handed boost

TeamTalk are now citing a report from Yahoo Sport that claims Spurs are ready to do business with United and the two clubs are expected to push to get a £50m deal wrap...

Jul 17 2018

USA tour: Man United’s Sanchez fails to fly out with teammates

The club revealed that "a personal administrative issue" had prevented the forward from travelling to the U.S., while it's since been reported by the Times that Sanch...

Jul 17 2018

Groenewegen wins second straight sprint stage at Tour de France

Thomas sits second to Greg Van Avermaet in the general classification after nine stages, 43 seconds off yellow and 59 seconds ahead of Froome as the race heads towards th...