Stories about Sport

May 30 2017

Adieu, Angie! No. 1 Kerber out of French Open in 1st round

Makarova, who is ranked number 40 in the world, claimed a straight-sets 6-2 6-2 victory and never looked under any pressure on the clay. Hingis won only two games in th...

May 30 2017

FArsenal Cup ... Gunners claim record 13th title after beating Chelsea

Mertesacker's previous start was an unremarkable 1-0 victory over Norwich in April 2016 and throwing him back into the team for such a high-stakes encounter against the ...

May 30 2017

Rio Ferdinand sends message to Man United fans about Jose Mourinho impact

Wednesday's final took on heightened importance with Monday's terrorist attack at Manchester's MEN Arena which killed 22 people and injured countless others, but on the...

May 30 2017

Steve Kerr not ready to return to coach Warriors in NBA Finals

It's a Finals matchup National Basketball Association fans have been anticipating since Durant joined the Warriors last summer, an addition that made many predict Golden ...

May 30 2017

Morgan ton sets up England win over South Africa

Morgan's 107 was a real captain's contribution, paced intelligently over 93 balls and punctuated with five sixes and seven fours. Morgan and Moeen Ali (77 not out) resurr...

May 30 2017

Wenger Hints At Desire To Stay At Arsenal After FA Cup Win

The Gunners beat a 10-man Chelsea squad, 2-1, thanks to a controversial Alexis Sanchez goal in the opening minutes and a late victor from Aaron Ramsey in response t...

May 30 2017

Klopp reveals Champions League mission statement

Do you think I will sit with [sporting director] Michael Edwards and say 'What do you think? On his ambitions for the close-season transfer window, Koeman said: " First...

May 30 2017

Hamilton downs Vettel in Spanish GP thriller

Ferrari driver Sebastian Vettel of Germany steers his auto during the Spanish Formula One Grand Prix at the Barcelona Catalunya racetrack in Montmelo, Spain, Sunday, Ma...

May 30 2017

Celtics-Cavaliers preview: Game 5 is about respect for Boston

Now right back where we were previous year with both teams in good health, both with stellar shooters and defenders, and both feeling confident and validated by their res...

May 30 2017

Luiz: My Chelsea gamble has paid off

Former Manchester United defender Gary Neville infamously described Luiz as playing as though a 10-year-old boy was controlling him on a PlayStation, although the 30-...

May 30 2017

Cavs advance to finals, James surpasses Jordan in playoff scoring

Yes, the Cleveland Cavaliers are great and on a roll nearly as sweet as Golden State's , but to even slightly dismiss the Warriors is an obvious case of Eastern tim...

May 30 2017

Jason Day loses Byron Nelson tournament in playoff

Horschel would make a number of key putts over the next few holes, including a two-putt birdie from 46 feet on the 16th, and another from 98 feet on the 17th. You always ...

May 30 2017

Philippines pounds militants; civilians found shot dead

The ability of the Maute group to fight off the military for so long will add to fears that Islamic State's radical ideology is spreading in the southern Philippin...

May 30 2017

Rooney close to decision on future

The Red Devils booked their place in the group stage of Europe's elite club competition by beating Ajax in the Europa League final last week. "I've played for t...

May 30 2017

Sri Lanka races to rescue flood victims before rain resumes

India and other countries have sent aid. The Indian High Commissioner in Sri Lanka , Taranjit Singh Sandhu, said Indian rescue teams had joined local teams to help Sri...

May 30 2017

LeBron James, J.R. Smith took in Future concert on Saturday

This is sure to be an unforgettable NBA Finals. The Cavaliers forced a Game 7 out of the Warriors, and won the title. It's no wonder then that the wise guys have inst...

May 30 2017

LeBron James not ready to discuss Warriors yet: 'It's too stressful'

Cleveland coach Tyronn Lue , whose Cleveland Cavaliers are one win away from an NBA Final rematch with the Golden State Warriors , said Wednesday coaching against ...

May 30 2017

Warriors' Kerr will not coach Game One of NBA Finals

His impact over the next two to three weeks will be even greater when he's tasked with guarding LeBron James , a matchup that will keep the National Basketball Associati...

May 30 2017

Errol Spence Jr stops Kell Brook to win IBF welterweight title

The eleventh round saw further scrutiny of the eye, with a tired Brook eventually deciding to take a knee, unable to continue fighting on. The moment one fighter landed a...

May 30 2017

JFK's life, legacy to be celebrated on his centennial

For many, Kennedy embodied the promise of possibility in the postwar United States, presiding over an era of hope and ambition known as Camelot before an assassin's bulle...