Stories about Sport

Jan 23 2019

Pakistan captain's 'racist' sledge caught on stump mic

Translated literally, that is: "Hey black guy, where's your mother sitting today? What prayers is she offering for you?" As it turned out, Phelukwayo's role in South A...

Jan 23 2019

Red Sox Manager Is Reconsidering Saying "Yes" to White House Visit

Kennedy said the team has told Betts, 26, that the Red Sox want him on the roster for the long haul. "There's a lot of stuff going on right now as far as the government...

Jan 23 2019

FC Barcelona announce signing of Ajax wonder kid Frenkie De Jong

It's claimed that de Jong's agent has already contacted other clubs, including Paris Saint-Germain, to inform them of the player's plans to commit his future to Barc...

Jan 23 2019

Australian Open: Kei Nishikori beats Carreno Busta to reach quarters

Kei Nishikori is the marathon man of the 2019 Australian Open , winning his third five-setter in four matches to reach the quarter-finals for the fourth time (also 2012...

Jan 23 2019

Drained Djokovic 'not Feeling So Great' After Grind Past Medvedev

Novak Djokovic dropped a set for the second match running but survived a tough examination by 15th seed Daniil Medvedev on Monday to reach the Australian Open quarte...

Jan 23 2019

Iain Henderson and Tadhg Beirne out of Ireland Six Nations opener

It represents another headache for Joe Schmidt who called Connacht's Quinn Roux into his panel earlier today in place of Tadhg Beirne . Beirne suffered the knock whi...

Jan 23 2019

Gunners Confirm The Worst With Hector Bellerin's Injury

Arsenal boss Unai Emery has admitted that the club needs to sign some new players during the current transfer window to cover the loss of key personnel to injuries. Me...

Jan 23 2019

Djokovic delight at stroll to semi after Nishikori retires

The pair are now locked in a fourth-set battle on Rod Laver. Coming into their quarter-final, Nishikori had already spent four and a half hours longer on court at Melbo...

Jan 23 2019

Middlesbrough unveil Mikel Obi jersey number

The midfielder, 31, is a free agent after leaving Chinese side Tianjin Teda by mutual consent earlier this month. German club Wolfsburg and Italian giants Roma were sai...

Jan 23 2019

Australian Open - Michelle Collins destroys Angelique Kerber in huge upset

But she has now dispatched three seeded players on her way to the last eight, where she will meet either compatriot Sloane Stephens , the world number five, or Russia's ...

Jan 23 2019

How to Watch Serena Williams vs. Karolina Pliskova

Speaking to ESPN, Mouratoglou said: " Emotionally, Serena knew this was a match where she had to really step up ". "I came back. Nike always wants to make an incredibly...

Jan 23 2019

Bob Sutton Fired as Chiefs Defensive Coordinator

Sutton has been on the hot seat for quite some time, and it was a surprise to many that he would even return for this last season after the Chiefs had put up such abysm...

Jan 23 2019

Osaka to face Pliskova in semifinal at Australian Open

Osaka's first Grand Slam triumph at the U.S. Open previous year was overshadowed by a row between Serena Williams and umpire Carlos Ramos but there will be no rematch of ...

Jan 23 2019

Michael Ballack talks up Chelsea starlet amid Bayern Munich talk

Despite breaking into the Chelsea first-team squad this season, Hudson-Odoi has been limited to just 61 minutes of Premier League action spread out over three substit...

Jan 23 2019

Racket-smashing Alexander Zverev beaten by Milos Raonic at Australian Open

Alexander Zverev was still steaming in the post-match presser. Milos Raonic won 6 return games while winning 92% of his service games to set up a comfortable, straight...

Jan 23 2019

Miller Park rebranding with American Family Insurance

The current agreement expires in 2020 and American Family Insurance will be the new naming rights sponsor. A company spokesperson says, despite the name change, Miller ...

Jan 23 2019

Danelle Collins Stuns Angelique Kerber, Advances to Quarterfinals at Australian Open

When Kerber, a three-time Grand Slam champ, became increasingly vocal after taking a point from Collins on an unforced error in the second set, Collins made it clear ...

Jan 23 2019

Eden Hazard makes Manchester United transfer revelation amid Zinedine Zidane speculation

He has been a top performer for the Blues since the start of this season - scoring 12 goals and 10 assists in all competitions so far. Hazard was first linked wit...

Jan 23 2019

Lahiri Shoots 65 to Rise to T-21st at Desert Classic

Making just his sixth career start on the Tour, Long closed with a seven-under 65 on the Stadium Course at PGA West to beat playing partners Mickelson and Adam Hadwin by ...

Jan 23 2019

Ko, Ji Charge To LPGA Lead

Ji and Ko headed into the final round knotted atop the board, but two consecutive bogeys from Ji to start the round dropped her back in a hurry. Ko was one shot behind ...