Stories about Sport

Jun 27 2017

Team New Zealand claim first America's Cup win since 2003

Oracle then staged one of the biggest comebacks in sports, winning eight straight races to retain the Auld Mug. New Zealand is expected to host the next America's Cup ...

Jun 27 2017

Host Russia exits Confederations Cup after loss to Mexico

Portugal is set to face the Group B runner-up on June 28, while Mexico will square off against the Group B victor on June 29. Mexico have scored 2-1 over hosts Rus...

Jun 26 2017

Kvitova looking to Wimbledon after comeback title

She also mentioned she is in a bit of a shock as she did not expect her to make it to a final in her second tournament back. "Yeah, I think it was important for us to t...

Jun 26 2017

ICC in global sports event twitter first

Hopefully we can build on from that without underestimating a team like Pakistan . "In terms of getting girls involved in the game, the best thing we can do is be succ...

Jun 25 2017

Camden residents ignore order to leave flats at risk of fire

Prime Minister Theresa May also said the government won't penalize any fire survivors who were in the country illegally. Ms Gould said that, following checks, insulatio...

Jun 25 2017

BCCI wants the Next Coach to get along with Kohli

I have total respect for him as a cricketer and what he has achieved [for the] nation. Kohli has never publicly talked about his issues and grievances with Kumble and...

Jun 25 2017

Blue Jays closer Roberto Osuna feeling 'weird,' mentally off

At the start of the month, Kansas City was dead last in the AL Central and plans were being laid for a serious sell-off. They staged another heart-pounding comeback, this...

Jun 25 2017

Nishikori retires injured, Khachanov to play Rublev in Halle

The world number five, building up to an assault on an possible eighth Wimbledon title next month, will now face Karen Khachanov , who defeated fellow Russian Andrey ...

Jun 23 2017

Ronaldo summoned to court, Mourinho accused of tax fraud

Ronaldo is now facing four charges against the Spanish public treasury dated between 2011 and 2014, including a case of tax fraud worth Dollars 65.5 million. "We have ...

Jun 22 2017

FIFA warns Mexico over discriminatory chants at Confed Cup

It was a touching moment to remind that the world should not forget about people with limited abilities. Russian goalkeeper and captain Igor Akinfeev was tasked wit...

Jun 22 2017

Ronaldo heads Portugal to 1-0 win over Russia at Confed Cup

Tensions first erupted in the Fisht Stadium in the first half when Mexico coach Juan Carlos Osorio swore at the New Zealand coaching staff. New Zealand had not ...

Jun 22 2017

Edmonton's Connor McDavid wins first Hart Trophy as NHL MVP

The Boston Bruins star has won the Selke three of the last four years and is now tied with Bob Gainey for the most all time. The San Jose Sharks star led all defensem...

Jun 21 2017

Spanish state prosecutor accuses Jose Mourinho of tax fraud

For the past couple of days, I've been engaged in group therapy with hundreds and hundreds of fellow Madridistas who simply can not believe it. What I will say is that...

Jun 21 2017

Long road: Koepka's journey now includes a US Open title

Ryder Cup team previous year. Brooks Koepka's final round of 67 was enough to earn him only his second win on the PGA Tour and a first-ever major championship at t...

Jun 20 2017

Ange Postecoglu Admits Germany Was Too Good Against Socceroos

Germany vs Australia will be played at 4 pm WET as the last game of the first round for the group stages of the Confederations Cup . "Because we want to continue to...

Jun 20 2017

Fleury among players exposed for Vegas NHL expansion draft

McPhee's breadth of power extends to making deals with teams who covet some of the players left unprotected by other National Hockey League clubs. And for as much fun...

Jun 20 2017

Morgan blames pitch for poor England show

Before the final group match against Sri Lanka , Mickey Arthur had called Hasan one of the "beacons" of this Pakistan side and they were sentiments echoed by Sarfraz w...

Jun 19 2017

Victor Martinez released from hospital

Detroit Tigers designated hitter Victor Martinez was released from the hospital Saturday after suffering from a rapid heartbeat, dizziness and cold sweats, manager ...

Jun 19 2017

Paul George, mum on future, urges Pacers to sign better players

Some NBA mock drafts have the Pacers selecting another big man. Names being circulated on who the Pacers could pick at no. 18 include UCLA forward T.J. Recently, Geor...

Jun 18 2017

Orlando City Soccer star Cyle Larin arrested on DUI charge

Later, once handcuffed and in the vehicle, Larin asked the trooper if he could call his manager because Orlando City , he said, "has cops that work for us" who can "sort...