Stories about Sport

May 28 2017

Third straight title sees Nadal tie Djokovic with 30th Masters crown

The victory leaves Nadal in ideal shape for the Roland Garros where the French Open is set to kick off in a week's time . I made a lot of unforced errors, especially...

May 28 2017

Arsenal beat Chelsea 2-1 to win English FA Cup final again

Costa then equalised for Chelsea with 14 minutes to go, seemingly putting the Premier League champions into the driving seat, but Ramsey popped up shortly after to d...

May 28 2017

Hahn leads, Garcia sixth at Byron Nelson golf

As a result, Horschel walked away with a trophy from a course he never learned to love ... until Sunday. It took just one hole for Horschel to take the crown, giving him ...

May 28 2017

Agassi confirmed as Djokovic coach

He was quick to applaud his conqueror, calling Zverev's win "absolutely deserved". If he serves this well and this efficient, it's tough to play him on any surface. Alexa...

May 28 2017

Nadal sets up Djokovic showdown in Madrid

After both players held throughout the opening set a tie-break was required, which Nadal edged after taking four points on the spin to open up a lead in the contest. It w...

May 28 2017

We will learn from United's performance, says Ajax coach Bosz

Manchester United players are expected to wear black armbands during the game as a sign of respect for the victims, with the playing squad having already held a minute's...

May 28 2017

IOM: More than 60000 migrants reach Europe by sea in 2017

Last week, 34 people - a lot of them small children - died when their boat capsized. The IOM, however, warned that the deadliest season is starting right now, taking into...

May 28 2017

Golden State expects to face Cleveland

Warriors assistant coach Mike Brown has done a brilliant job filling in for Kerr. It was backup guard Ian Clark who carried the NBA Western Conference trophy off the...

May 28 2017

Chelsea beaten by Arsenal at Wembley

But a ray of hope came from the boot of Diego Costa, only for a lapse in defence allowed Aaron Ramsey to head home three minutes after the equaliser. "I am a little bit...

May 28 2017

Sabathia, Holliday star as Yankees edge A's

The New York Yankees will look to take the series while also putting up better numbers than they did in their win on Saturday. "I guess I was kind of too amped up". Gir...

May 28 2017

Manchester bomb designed for maximum carnage, leaked photos of components suggest

Normally, Britain and America sustain a two-way flow of information on terror investigations. "It's very clear that this is a network that we are investigating", Manch...

May 28 2017

Isaiah Thomas focused on free agents and not new contract

The ex-Bull (and -Wizard, although his two-year Washington tenure yielded no playoff games) remains the NBA's per-game postseason scoring leader, at 33.45, while Jame...

May 28 2017

No easy starts for top guns at the French Open

There will be no gentle start for the favourites at the French Open starting this weekend, with nine-time victor Rafa Nadal and defending champion Novak Djokovic on...

May 28 2017

JR Smith: LeBron James Must 'Play Confident' in Game 4

That means that while the Cavs won't have as much rest time as the Golden State Warriors, who swept the San Antonio Spurs out of the Western Conference finals on Monday, ...

May 28 2017

All Rise! The Judge's Chambers, in session at Yankee Stadium

But they gladly moved into the newly created spot when presented the opportunity to sit 20 rows behind Judge. "It's pretty cool", Judge told MLB.com . "All the off-the...

May 28 2017

Joel Pereira eyeing Man United's No. 1 spot after Premier League debut

Jones is ready to play a part in the game after Sunday's 2-0 league victory over Crystal Palace marked his fourth appearance since returning to action following a foot ...

May 28 2017

Europa League victory lifted Manchester, says Ferguson

Reminders of the attack were everywhere at Stockholm's Friends Arena , from United's black armbands to the chants of " Manchester! " from their fans, while Pogba, to...

May 28 2017

Tottenham's Pochettino 'not going anywhere' - Levy

Earlier this month, manager Mauricio Pochettino said the club can not compete with the Premier League's biggest clubs on wages. Naturally, Spurs will want to do e...

May 28 2017

Brooklyn Nets: 2017 NBA Draft Lottery results are painful to see

But I think that it's going to be a tough choice for us where we sit at No. 1. The 76ers will also receive the Lakers' 2018 first round draft pick and the Kings' 2019 f...

May 28 2017

Baylor Men's Golf in Fifth after Day One at NCAA Championships

UNLV, ranked 16th, sat fifth at 5 under, while top-ranked USC and No. 14 Oklahoma were T-6 at 4 under. Vanderbilt finished Round 1 with four players under par. He was t...