Stories about Sport

May 12 2018

How do Rockets match up against Warriors?

They're a reminder of what it means to be a team in this league. Let's go get another one. Fans will be tuning in on Monday to see if they can do just that. Kerr was aske...

May 11 2018

El Clasico: Barcelona ties Real Madrid despite playing with 10 men

VAR?" The joy at Camp Nou was short-lived. And the bad blood did not stop there in a match in which the referee Alejandro Hernandez Hernandez dished out one red card ...

May 11 2018

Alan Curtis on Swansea's imminent relegation

Southampton host Manchester City on the final day of the season on Sunday, while Swansea are at home against Stoke. The news comes on the day that the Swansea City ...

May 11 2018

Process Stopped: Celtics Down Sixers to Set Up Showdown with Cavaliers

It's worth noting, Embiid later tipped his cap to the Celtics during his post-game press conference, telling reporters , "Gotta give them a lot of respect". "We haven't ...

May 10 2018

Selecting Ambati Rayudu over Rahane is a harsh decision, says Sourav Ganguly

The 'A+' category was created for those who are regulars in all three formats but Rohit, easily one of India's more talented limited overs batsmen, has featured in only 2...

May 10 2018

Europe's top leagues oppose Federation Internationale de Football Association plans for Nations League & Club World Cup

Europe's professional football leagues said Thursday they opposed FIFA plans to expand tournaments at club and global level. FIFA's ideas require taking weekend dates f...

May 10 2018

After BCCI's snub, Cricket Australia organises Day-Night Test against Sri Lanka

India, alongside Bangladesh, have been tentative to embrace the pink ball. "We can confirm that we have received advice from the BCCI that it is not prepared to partici...

May 10 2018

Swansea City one step closer to relegation after Huddersfield V Chelsea draw

We have to try to do our best. Now the target is just to win and be in the top four at the end of the season and, if we play like this the last three games, we can have s...

May 09 2018

Wenger 'surprised' at job offers as he prepares for Arsenal farewell

Asked what kind of role he would be interested in, he said: "That's what I have to decide". But the Germany global says on Twitter, "It'll need some time but I'm sure I...

May 09 2018

A nation away, a no-hitter. Mariners' James Paxton enters baseball history

In the bottom of the seventh, Seattle third baseman Kyle Seager ranged to his right to make a spectacular diving stab of a hot one-hopper off the bat of Kevin Pillar ....

May 09 2018

Reports indicate, Ferguson showing signs of recovery

And the 76-year-old revealed that his recovery will reluctantly mean that he will be unable to attend United's FA Cup final against Chelsea. "Before I start, I would ...

May 09 2018

Manchester City skipper Vincent Kompany a student of home advantage

Now, even though Toure has effectively been a bit-part player this season, the club are determined to give him one more memorable night after playing such a major role in...

May 08 2018

Favorite Justify wins Kentucky Derby on wettest race day

Those "top ones" include Silver Charm (1997), Real Quiet (1998), War Emblem (1992) and the Triple Crown Champion and Horse of the Year American Pharoah in 2015. Justi...

May 07 2018

Wenger: Arsenal can challenge again

Arsene Wenger is adamant he is leaving Arsenal in a stable financial position to be able to challenge for the English Premier League title. However, "The Invincibl...

May 07 2018

Semi-final elation for Real Madrid and Liverpool [GALLERY]

Real Madrid vs Bayern Munich semifinal second leg is the topic of Omar Momani's new cartoon. "I'm not the only one who believed in him, the players did too and tonight...

May 07 2018

Tiger fires 3-under 68 in Round 3 of Wells Fargo Championship

Woods' sixth straight third round of par of better was promising, but it wasn't good enough to make up a lot of ground - and certainly not as bold as the moves from Ph...

May 05 2018

Pep Guardiola Confirms Yaya Toure Will Leave Man City This Summer

Touré wants to continue playing and his preference is to remain in England. He is likely to claim the spotlight by facing Brighton at the Etihad next Wednesday, but his...

May 05 2018

Watch Tiger Woods pour in back-to-back birdie putts

He wound up in the group of five players at 67 that included PGA Tour rookie Keith Mitchell and Tyrrell Hatton. "You may see Rory McIlroy or Phil Mickelson in the lead ...

May 05 2018

LeBron James cares not for your culture reset, Toronto

James bounced back from a disappointing display Tuesday to register 43 points, eight rebounds, and 14 assists in 40 minutes of action, notably shooting 19-for-28 as well....

May 04 2018

Falcons QB Ryan agrees to 5-year, $150 million extension

A person familiar with the deal, speaking to The Associated Press on condition of anonymity because the terms were not released , confirmed that Ryan is assured of rec...