Stories about Sport

Aug 17 2018

Former Indian prime minister Vajpayee passes away at 93

In 2009, he had suffered a stroke, which weakened his cognitive abilities. He was a key figure in the development of India's nuclear programme, ordering weapons tests i...

Aug 17 2018

Petr Cech will start for Arsenal against Chelsea, Unai Emery confirms

Cech questioned the "professionalism" on display and later received an apology from Leverkusen - but it appears he has retained the backing of Emery ahead of Saturday's t...

Aug 17 2018

'Queen of Soul' Aretha Franklin dies at age of 76

With Franklin's passing, many key figures in the sports world took time to remember her, reflecting on her legacy and the impact that the singer had on their lives. "...

Aug 17 2018

LaLiga signs landmark deal to stage matches in US

The venture will be called LaLiga North America, with reports suggesting the opening fixture Stateside could be as early as this season . The Spanish league has been t...

Aug 17 2018

Marlins hit Ronald Acuna to spark fight in first inning

Ronald Acuna Jr .is hit by a pitch from the Marlins' Jose Urena . Acuna was back in the lineup for the Braves on Thursday night against Colorado. The benches clear a...

Aug 16 2018

Petr Cech calls Bayer Leverkusen 'sad' after Tweet

But Emery looks set to start Cech against his former side Chelsea in Saturday's blockbuster clash. The Gunners have a awful record at Stamford Bridge which will of ...

Aug 16 2018

Jaguars CB Ramsey unloads on QBs in interview

Ramsey pointed to how Allen rarely played lofty competition at Wyoming , and when he did he turned the ball over. Need more evidence? Look no further than his recent int...

Aug 16 2018

Danny Cipriani fined for assault in Jersey nightclub

The England global fly-half, who completed a move from Wasps to Gloucester ahead of the upcoming season, was initially hit with five charges, including larceny, ass...

Aug 16 2018

Nigeria Now 49th, 7th In Africa In New Ranking System

Belgium, who beat England in the third place play-off, are in second while Brazil - despite a relatively disappointing World Cup - are third. Les Bleus head up th...

Aug 16 2018

David de Gea expected to sign new contract with Manchester United

In the aftermath of his failed move to Real Madrid in 2015, the Spaniard signed a new contract at Old Trafford. Following a shaky start to his United career after joi...

Aug 16 2018

Facebook to Air La Liga Football Matches for Free in Asian Subcontinent

In a first-of-a-kind agreement, LaLiga and Facebook today announced that the platform will become the official home for all LaLiga Santander matches in the Indian sub...

Aug 16 2018

Reasons Why Barcelona Would Lift The Spanish Cup

Gerard Pique levelled for Barca shortly before halftime by pouncing on the rebound after Lionel Messi's free kick had ricocheted off the post. "A lot of players have on...

Aug 16 2018

Buses showcasing Pakistans beauty hit roads of Berlin on Independence Day

Army chief General Qamar Bajwa announced that 10 million trees will be planted during the monsoon season. The Chief Guest and smartly turned out cadets of Pakistan Navy p...

Aug 16 2018

Lynx’s Lindsay Whalen Says She’ll Retire From WNBA After 2018 Season

The Lynx won WNBA titles in 2011, 2013, 2015 and 2017. She has already begun writing the next chapter in her basketball life as she was named head coach of the women's ...

Aug 16 2018

Kevin De Bruyne injury: Manchester City star set for two months out

Manchester City midfielder Kevin de Bruyne isn't surprised by Bernardo Silva 's early season form. De Bruyne is understood to have torn the ligaments in his right...

Aug 16 2018

Paris Jackson undergoes surgery for 'golf ball' size abscess

Despite the agony, Paris pushed through the pain and was on stage with her band the next day to perform at Canyon Sessions, a fundraiser for the organisation F-Cancer, in...

Aug 16 2018

Maurizio Sarri has loosened two rules that Antonio Conte implemented at Chelsea

However, former Napoli coach Mauricio Sarri was confirmed as Conte's replacement at the Premier League giants. Willian was also linked with a move away from Stamford Br...

Aug 16 2018

JUST IN: Barcelona make final decision on Paul Pogba

Not much has been heard from the French World Cup victor since then although there were whispers that he was placed on a shortlist by Manchester United management as a ...

Aug 16 2018

Man City MF De Bruyne injured in training

City said it was unclear how long the Belgian will be sidelined because "the extent of the problem is not yet known" and that more tests on the knee are needed. The Dai...

Aug 16 2018

Roquan Smith to end holdout with Chicago Bears

Linebacker Roquan Smith agreed to a four-year deal with $18 million guaranteed and $11 million in bonuses, according to Schefter . But before the Bears got to see Sm...