Stories about Sport

May 29 2017

Critics made me stronger says Mertesacker

Arsenal have, however, won the FA Cup in three of the last four seasons, although that isn't sufficient to placate some supporters who remain sceptical regarding the t...

May 29 2017

Top seed Angelique Kerber knocked out of French Open in first round

Her staggering longevity is illustrated by the fact that her potential second round opponent is compatriot Amanda Anisimova who, at just 15, is the youngest main draw c...

May 29 2017

Underdog Cavaliers insist they have plenty of bite for NBA Finals

Golden State Warriors , LeBron James averaged 35.8 points, 13.3 rebounds, and 8.8 assists per game . "The whole underdog thing is amusing to me, because yeah, at the...

May 29 2017

Why Lebron Breaking MJ's Record Isn't As Impressive As It Seems

No one has scored more points against any team in the playoffs than James has against the Celtics over the past 10 years. "He basically was just waiting for an opport...

May 29 2017

French Open prize money: How much could Roland Garros winners earn?

Williams is pregnant and due in the fall, with plans to return to the tour in 2018. Williams is not playing because she is pregnant, while Sharapova's ranking wasn't hi...

May 29 2017

Chawrasia finishes T-58th, BMW PGA poised for tight finish

The Swede had a two hour wait in the players' lounge until the final duo got home but it wasn't exactly as stressful a vigil as it might have been. Sweden's Alex Noren...

May 29 2017

Golden State Warriors vs. Cleveland Cavaliers - 6/1/17 NBA Pick, Odds, and Prediction

The first "threematch" - rematch of a rematch - in league history. The Warriors are listed as seven-point favorites for Game 1 at home, according to CBS Sports. This ...

May 29 2017

Francis Coquelin dedicates FA Cup final win to Arsene Wenger

Mertesacker had not started a game for 13 months but he shackled Diego Costa, helping to guide Arsenal to a 2-1 win no-one expected. Although Arsenal finished 18 ...

May 29 2017

Warriors' Mike Brown: Steve Kerr may be back for the Finals

The Warriors are the greatest collection of National Basketball Association talent in the modern era, and that's no small statement, considering Tim Duncan and David Rob...

May 29 2017

I think Rooney wants to leave Manchester United, says Robson

Rooney seems to have been linked to clubs here, there and everywhere, with rumours surfacing in China, United States of America and in the English top-flight over the p...

May 29 2017

LeBron James Gives Great Response To Breaking Michael Jordan's Playoff Scoring Record

I think we will use it as fuel. The two finals teams have lost just one game between them on the way to the finals, the Warriors going a ideal 12-0 in cutting a swath...

May 29 2017

Rooney close to deciding Man United future

The England defender enjoyed a fine season in the Premier League , helping Burnley avoid relegation following their promotion to the top-flight. "Then with Jose I've had...

May 29 2017

Stenson in touch with 1st-round leader Stenson at Wentworth

Carlsson's six-under opening round was enough to put him one clear of Francesco Molinari , Kiradech Aphibarnrat and Scott Jamieson , while world number five Henrik Ste...

May 29 2017

IndyCar driver Scott Dixon, retired driver Dario Franchitti robbed at Taco Bell

Police later arrested two teens aged 14 and 15, charging them both with robbery and the older boy with resisting police. The suspects then ran north on Berwick Avenue, bu...

May 29 2017

Mystique vs. mayhem in unlikely Stanley Cup Final

He has worn a Pittsburgh Penguins jersey for nine seasons and can't be sure he will be here for a 10th. After beating the Ottawa Senators in an OT thriller, the Pi...

May 29 2017

Cavaliers, Warriors to meet for third consecutive year

THE Golden State Warriors and Cleveland Cavaliers will meet in the NBA Finals for the third straight season. While he did also pass Michael Jordan for the mos...

May 29 2017

Watch 2017 French Open online

However, with defending champion Novak Djokovic and world number one Andy Murray both struggling for consistency, it appears to be a thankless task. For good measure, h...

May 29 2017

'King' James reigns as Cavs book rubber match with Warriors

INDEPENDENCE, Ohio (AP ) - Vegas is betting against them and the bookies are hardly alone. May 30: Cleveland Cavaliers at Boston Celtics , 10:30 A.M. For James, the Fi...

May 29 2017

Angelique Kerber falls to Ekaterina Makarova at 2017 French Open

Germany's Angelique Kerber has been knocked out the 2017 French Open in the first round, losing 2-6, 2-6 in one hour and 22 minutes to Ekaterina Makarova of Russian...

May 29 2017

Cleveland Cavaliers reach the NBA Finals

As the Cleveland Cavaliers and Golden State Warriors prepare for their third consecutive NBA Finals meeting, one can't assume a fourth will occur, meaning the resul...