Stories about Sport

Oct 05 2018

Irving willing to re-sign with Celtics

At a season-ticket holder event Thursday, Irving told the crowd at T.D. Garden he wants to re-sign with the Celtics, per every Celtics beat reporter. Irving, 26, is ent...

Oct 05 2018

India's teen batting prodigy Prithvi Shaw plunders West Indies on test debut

Kraigg Brathwaite, standing in as captain after Jason Holder suffered a last-minute ankle injury, juggled his bowlers but the absence of the experienced Kemar Roach and...

Oct 04 2018

Nike 'deeply concerned' by 'disturbing' Cristiano Ronaldo rape allegation

Ronaldo will not play for his national team in its second game of the UEFA Nations League in Poland on 11 October. "There was a conversation with the player, the pres...

Oct 04 2018

Struggling Koepka denies Johnson bust-up

Earlier Koepka said that he was "all messed up inside", adding that injuring 49-year-old Remande would rank as one of the worst days of his life. "I spoke to her at the...

Oct 04 2018

Cristiano Ronaldo left out of Portugal squad after rape claim

Portugal are set to face Italy and Poland in November, and should Ronaldo miss those games, the next time he could feature for the national team would be March of next ye...

Oct 04 2018

Ronaldo left out of Portugal squad amid rape allegations

Ronaldo, who captained Portugal to victory in the 2016 European Championship, was not in the 23-man squad named by Fernando Santos on Thursday for the Nations League ...

Oct 04 2018

Chicago Cubs Fans on Twitter Go Crazy After Stunning Colorado Rockies Win

It's a brutal early exit for Chicago , which finished the regular season with the second-most wins (95) in the NL but fell to the Milwaukee Brewers in the NL Central t...

Oct 04 2018

Champions League: I’m not allowed to talk, says Pogba after Valencia match

They are 10th in the league after their worst start to a season in 29 years. Mourinho's relationships with players and staff at United has come under the microscope, wh...

Oct 04 2018

Late Silva victor gets Man City back on track in Europe

Pep Guardiola confirmed after City's Champions League win last night that Gundogan is a doubt to face Liverpool , saying : "Gundogan has a problem with his muscle,...

Oct 04 2018

Russell gives statement following 40-game suspension

Wednesday's ban includes the 11 regular-season games he missed after being placed on administrative leave September 21. Russell has agreed not to appeal the decision ma...

Oct 04 2018

Champions League highlights and recap

Harry Kane pegged Barcelona back, but the magnificent Messi , who twice hit the post then scored a third before Erik Lamela again reduced the arrears. 'To chase the...

Oct 04 2018

Barcelona held by Athletic for 3rd straight setback in Liga

Although Wembley has a place in Barca's folklore after they claimed their first European Cup there in 1992 and defeated Manchester United in the rebuilt stadium to win th...

Oct 04 2018

Aston Villa sack Steve Bruce

Purslow will now begin the hunt for a new manager, with Villa still to appoint their new sporting director. According to the Birmingham Mail , Aston Villa are lining...

Oct 04 2018

Ryder Cup the victor as Paris hits hole in one

Fleetwood , a long-haired, bearded Englishman, has been nicknamed by some fans " Ryder Cup Jesus". "More than anything, I think the feeling we have with each other, ho...

Oct 03 2018

Steve Bruce sacked by Aston Villa

It capped a poor run of form which saw just one win in 10 matches that left the Midlands club mired in mid-table. A further statement issued on behalf of the board said...

Oct 03 2018

Patriots' Julian Edelman returns from suspension

It's possible the theme song from "Titanic" was playing in Tom Brady's head when he saw him. Photos of Jules next to Trent Brown and the rest of the Patriots' offen...

Oct 03 2018

Liverpool fans attacked ahead of Napoli Champions League tie

Liverpool face Napoli in Italy as they look to build on their opening Champions League win over Group C favourites Paris Saint-Germain. Divock Origi has also been includ...

Oct 03 2018

Jose Mourinho confronts squad in 45-minute rant

I am fully supportive of the manager and my team mates. "He has freedom of speech just like anyone else, just like the fans who were chanting "attack, attack" in the seco...

Oct 03 2018

Colorado Rockies Douse Wrigley Field In Champagne After Upsetting Cubs

He retired all four batters he faced, including going 1-2-3 in a 13th inning that included an overturn on a Rockies-requested review when Cubs leadoff man Terrance Gore ...

Oct 03 2018

Mahomes clutch, Keenum fades in Broncos 27-23 loss to Chiefs

Which is a damn good indication that there was a whole lot of gagging goin' on. The boot gave the Broncos a 13-10 halftime lead. And the pain of witnessing it was magni...