Stories about Sport

May 30 2017

French Open to start with Petra Kvitova's return to court

In her first Australian Open , Romanian Virginia Ruzici lost in the first round in three sets to Australian Mary Sawyer. She was not, she said, back to 100 percent, but ...

May 30 2017

Luis Enrique happy with his Barca legacy

Barca were without the suspended Luis Suarez and Sergi Roberto and Enrique was forced into another reshuffle just 11 minutes in as Javier Mascherano was forced off with a...

May 30 2017

Barcelona to keep goalkeeper Ter Stegen until 2022

Barcelona made a decision to end the debate by selling 34-year-old Bravo to City as Ter Stegen had a bigger future ahead. The 53-year-old is a former Barca player, who...

May 30 2017

Red Sox officially activate David Price for season debut

The veteran pitcher might not be a Cy Young candidate this season but the Red Sox definitely need more out of him moving forward if they are going to contend for a Wo...

May 30 2017

Sebastian Vettel: "It's great to see what we were able to do"

Taking full advantage of generous support from teammate Kimi Raikkonen , who led from pole position to the start of the pit-stops, the four-time champion came home 3.1 s...

May 30 2017

Verbal agreement with Ivan Perisic reached

Perisic has made 41 appearances for Inter since joining the club from Wolfsburg in 2015, scoring 10 goals and assisting another 10 for the Italian giants. However, Sky...

May 30 2017

Oracle Team USA frustrated by their performance

But skipper Ben Ainslie and crew gave up the lead in their two races and were beaten handily by Oracle and Emirates Team New Zealand . New Zealand and BAR already had ...

May 30 2017

Denver Post sportswriter apologizes after facing backlash for Indianapolis 500 tweet

The Denver Post's Terry Frei wrote in a since-deleted tweet "Nothing specifically personal, but I am very uncomfortable with a Japanese driver winning the Indianap...

May 30 2017

Barca to Make Coach Appointment on Monday

Amid an overwhelming number of reports identifying him as Luis Enrique's successor at Barcelona , Ernesto Valverde bid a final farewell to his beloved Athletic Bilb...

May 30 2017

Courtois blames referee and defensive lapse for Cup defeat

Conte heaped praise on his players for their dominance of the Premier League this season after a miserable 2015-16 campaign when Chelsea finished 10th. "For me, the c...

May 30 2017

Novak Djokovic wins first match with Andre Agassi as coach

The conditions countered last year's first week - nippy, wet and generally unpleasant for all involved. The fourth seed arrives in Paris with three clay-court titles ...

May 30 2017

Warriors coach Steve Kerr unsure about coaching in Finals

They remember past year and how the Warriors dreams of back-to-back National Basketball Association titles came crashing down when they squandered a 3-1 series lead and f...

May 30 2017

Former MotoGP champion Hayden remains in critical condition

Hayden was immediately taken to the hospital, "Maurizio Bufalini" in Rimini. A city police officer inspects the area where American motorcycle racer Nicky Hayden was ...

May 30 2017

Hamilton: Monaco auto handling "most unusual" in Mercedes career

But the inconsistency of the Mercedes vehicle certainly is. Vettel came into the pits five laps later and comfortably emerged ahead of Raikkonen , which did not si...

May 30 2017

Why is failure matter of life and death for us, laments Kohli

You seem to have come here with your own mindset. I don't think you can have too much of similarities in both formats. In my head I don't think of those things at all...

May 29 2017

Jason Kokrak: Kokrak dips to solo 4th at Nelson with 70

The win marked a major turnaround for the American, who had missed four consecutive cuts entering play at TPC Four Seasons. "I was not a fan of this golf course the f...

May 29 2017

Moses sent off as Arsenal win record 13th FA Cup

We changed the formation and had a lot of success". "This team has suffered, but it has united and responded". "I'm proud to have won seven of these cups". "If he doe...

May 29 2017

Judge hits 1st slam, Pineda and Yankees beat sloppy A's 9-5

Judge is now tied with Mike Trout for the American League lead in home runs (16). Manager Joe Girardi did, too. "I mean my fastball command early on was pretty atro...

May 29 2017

NBA Finals MVP odds: Stephen Curry and Kevin Durant open as favorites

Former Warriors centre Andrew Bogut would have been playing for the Cavaliers but for a season-ending fractured leg in his first game with Cleveland . By now you kno...

May 29 2017

Cavs' Kevin Love: 'I Don't Feel Like We're Underdogs'

McGee has had the most impact, with his athletic 213-centimetre frame used for alley-oop dunks and blocks during short bursts on the court, while Pachulia screens and mov...