Stories about Sport

Jun 05 2017

Venus Williams chases first French Open singles title

A series of damaging backhands from Bacsinszky prompted Williams to change her tactics. The double break was secured for the 30th seed as Williams continued to commit u...

Jun 05 2017

Andre Agassi says he would coach Novak Djokovic for free

Agassi won the title in 1999 and he insists he is now helping the Serbian for free as he tries to help him regain his best form. Agassi revealed he was initially scept...

Jun 05 2017

Success is piece of cake for French Open champ Muguruza

Fourth seed Garbiñe Muguruza gained further momentum in the defence of her French Open title with a straight-sets win over Kazakh Yulia Putintseva on Friday. "I'm n...

Jun 04 2017

Novak Djokovic wins opening match at French Open

Novak Djokovic's new coach Andre Agassi watched from the stands during the Serbian's first-round win over Marcel Granollers. It's always good to see people that I have s...

Jun 04 2017

Wings of Eagles wins English Derby with Queen in attendance

A round-up of the early action from Epsom on Derby day as Andrew Balding's Drochaid won the opening 10-furlong handicap. His career appeared over and the jockey retur...

Jun 04 2017

In contrasting fashion, Djokovic, Muguruza advance in Paris

Muguruza's level went up dramatically as she held serve for the first time in the match with a service hold to love to level the match at 3-3. "She was playing so good ...

Jun 04 2017

Brewers Lose Pitchers Duel In 12

ESPN adds that Kershaw reached 2,000 strikeouts at a historically fast pace. The Dodgers are 4-1 in the last 5 meetings in Milwaukee, 6-1 in the last 7 meetings and the o...

Jun 03 2017

New Cowboys player suspected of DWI after own welcome party

Garrett was quick to point out that Carroll improving himself after the incident would be the most important piece from the event. The arrest could violate the team's p...

Jun 02 2017

My NBA Finals prediction? Better get a broom

As James and the Cavaliers prepare to face the Golden State Warriors and their collection of All-Stars in the NBA Finals , he is leaning on the experience he has had...

Jun 02 2017

Browns trade LB Demario Davis to Jets for DB Calvin Pryor

Pryor has compiled 184 tackles, two interceptions, 14 passes defensed, two forced fumbles and a half sack in three National Football League seasons. Pryor started all ...

Jun 02 2017

No surprise: It's Cavs-Warriors in the NBA Finals, again

But if they're going to make the jump from nice little story to true National Basketball Association title contender, there is a lot more work to be done. and he gets dou...

Jun 01 2017

Rio Ferdinand poses question about Arsenal after win over Chelsea

The Gunners were eliminated from the Champions League for the seventh consecutive season in the last 16. 'Arsene Wenger was still winning FA Cups and until this s...

Jun 01 2017

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

Ekaterina Makarova , who upset top-seeded Angelique Kerber in the first round, could not follow up on her great performance and exited the French Open . "I'm here in t...

Jun 01 2017

New Zealand gives Lions traditional Maori welcome

Hence, Warburton has a good feel for what is coming hard down the tracks and at full steam, so while the Lions have often kicked off a tour with a big win against a com...

May 31 2017

NHL Stanley Cup Finals Nashville Predators Sweet Sixteen

But Nashville's defence buckled down in the second, preventing Pittsburgh from registering a shot on net in the period. The Penguins started sustaining more press...

May 31 2017

Little left to chance as Lions head to New Zealand

Not to mention the six matches Warren Gatland's men have before stepping out in Auckland for the series opener and another against the Hurricanes prior to the second T...

May 30 2017

Upset! Kerber 1st French Open top seed to lose in 1st round

The German became the first top seeded woman to lose in the opening round of the French Open since the sport turned professional in 1968 - and the disparity between the...

May 30 2017

Gonzalez pitches White Sox over Tigers 7-3

Worked out quite well for the right-hander. Detroit Tigers starter Jordan Zimmermann gave up three home runs while the offense mustered little support in a 7-3 loss t...

May 30 2017

French Open 2017: Dominic Thiem eases pasts Bernard Tomic in straight sets

The Austrian is the only player to have beaten Rafael Nadal on clay this season and, along with German Alexander Zverev, is regarded as the most likely challenger to th...

May 30 2017

Time for Juventus to bring trophy home: Allegri

The FAW confirmed on Friday that the Principality Stadium roof will be shut for the match between Juventus and Real Madrid on June 3, following talks with authorities...