Stories about Sport

Feb 19 2019

Paul Merson: Mesut Ozil should retire if he can’t get Arsenal spot

The German has fallen out of favour at the Emirates Stadium and has started just one game, against Cardiff, since the turn of the year. And Merson, who played for Arse...

Feb 19 2019

NBA plans to start Basketball League in Africa with 12 teams

No nation will be permitted to have more than two teams in the league. NBA Commissioner Adam Silver confirmed that talks with Mr Obama were ongoing and that he's exci...

Feb 19 2019

Valverde not nervous about Messi penalties after spot-kick miss

Messi's fitness was again in the spotlight on Saturday after a niggling thigh strain in recent weeks, but he completed the full 90 minutes at the Camp Nou and hit the ...

Feb 19 2019

Magic pound Pelicans, pouting Davis

The NBA and NBPA, however, pressured the Pelicans to continue playing Davis despite his trade request. Davis played 24 minutes in his third game since his agent t...

Feb 19 2019

Matt Kuchar to apologize to caddie, pay him full $50,000

Kuchar and Ortiz struck a handshake agreement for $4,000 if Kuchar recorded a top-10 finish, and that was what Kuchar paid, plus a $1,000 bonus after the win ... Kuchar w...

Feb 19 2019

Mertens Upsets Kerber To Set Up Halep Final In Doha

This proved to be futile for Kerber, with Mertens dominating the third set and triumphing 6-1. The match was played in 2018 at the Hopman Cup where Angelique Kerber won...

Feb 18 2019

Chelsea's last five results vs Manchester United

City did not win a trophy in Guardiola's first season in 2016-17 but could win four this season. Zola describes fellow Italian Sarri as a "very straightforward person...

Feb 18 2019

FA Cup results: Man City beat Newport, Brighton edge Derby, Millwall win

The big mistake is believing you are better than anyone", Guardiola said. But City's class showed in the second half with Foden at the fore of most of the Premier Leagu...

Feb 18 2019

Tyson Fury: Boxing fans FUME at announcement - 'Are you for real!'

When duBoef watched Fury's interview on the "Joe Rogan Experience" podcast previous year, he was fascinated and determined to work a deal to sign him to a promotional a...

Feb 18 2019

Financially-strapped Italian soccer club fields seven players in 20-0 loss

Thus they had limited option by naming six youth-team squad members alongside a physiotherapist in their starting line-up after a youth-team players forgot his ID at home...

Feb 18 2019

Julian Savea 'free' to go, says furious Toulon boss

Bastareaud said "stay strong my brother, it's a hard season for the team, we'll be at team [sic], we need you, there will be better days". Former All Blacks winger J...

Feb 18 2019

Williams to miss opening day of Barcelona F1 test

Williams' three remaining days of next week's test will now be split between the team's two race drivers and reserve driver Nicholas Latifi . Williams admits it is lik...

Feb 18 2019

MLB Rumors: Bryce Harper, Manny Machado Receive ‘Serious’ Offers From This Team

A day earlier, Major League Baseball insider Jim Bowden said there's "a lot of momentum" for Harper inking a contract with the Phillies. "I keep hearing there could be ...

Feb 18 2019

Demolition Derby at Daytona: Denny Hamlin Wins After Huge Crash Behind Him

DiBenedetto, who held the lead for 49 laps in his first race for his new team, refused to blame Menard for the wreck. Six Ford drivers will line up behind the Hendrick ...

Feb 18 2019

Dwyane Wade: Luka Doncic's Passing Ability Is 'Lebron James-like'

The two-time Finals foes are elder statesmen in their league now, a co-existence better defined by sharing honorary All-Star status for the NBA's biggest party than bit...

Feb 18 2019

Hometown in Argentina cries for Sala during his funeral

The body of 59-year-old David Ibbotson , who was piloting the light aircraft that disappeared on January 21, has yet to be found and his family are insisting the search ...

Feb 18 2019

Robben Calls Anfield The Worst Stadium Ahead of Bayern Visit

Nabil Fekir earned Lyon a 2-1 home win against Guingamp as they cemented third place in Ligue 1 before their Champions League clash against Barcelona. "We have ma...

Feb 18 2019

South Africa vs Sri Lanka

Set a target of 304 to win, Sri Lanka were 83 for three when bad light brought a premature end to proceedings, with Oshada Fernando (28 not out) and Kusal Perera (12 no...

Feb 18 2019

Ferrari unveil new Formula One vehicle for new era

At the hands of Sebastian Vettel , the team have put up a credible title fight to Lewis Hamilton in the drivers' championship in the last two years, while the team hav...

Feb 18 2019

Pulwama attack: Imran Khan’s portrait removed from Cricket Club of India

Earlier, former India cricketer Virender Sehwag offered to bear the educational expenses of children of all the CRPF personnel martyred in the dastardly terrorist attack ...