Stories about Sport

May 29 2017

Mayweather, McGregor Fight Will Be A Circus - Oscar De La Hoya

We have to give the people what they want to see. McGregor has reportedly agreed to his end of the fight while Mayweather has yet to work out the details on his side....

May 29 2017

NBA, NHL finals will feature defending champions

Just don't try to tell them that. "I don't really have anything to say". "We're trying to repeat, which is so hard to do". Added Smart, "We have to be nearly flawless p...

May 29 2017

Max Scherzer Dominates in Nationals' Win Over Padres

Turner hit a leadoff homer in the first and Harper crushed a two-run shot in the seventh off reliever Kirby Yates to give the Nationals a 5-1 lead. They got there in ...

May 28 2017

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

Golden State will practice again Saturday then take Sunday as its last off day ahead of Thursday's Game 1 at Oracle Arena. They're going to challenge us a lot, offensivel...

May 28 2017

As cool as ice Swedes hold nerve to win title

Sweden's Joakim Nordstrom , left, shoots to score his side's fourth goal, next to Finland's Oskar Osala at the Ice Hockey World Championships semifinal match between S...

May 28 2017

Tuchel desperate for cup win

The victory completed an incredible turnaround for Dortmund whose season looked in tatters following a bomb attack on the team bus in April that left defender Marc Bart...

May 28 2017

Novak Djokovic excited by 'new vibe' with Andre Agassi

Appointing Andre Agassi as coach may just provide the impetus Djokovic has been lacking, while Andy Murray heads into the tournament in poor form and it would take ...

May 28 2017

Aaron Ramsey gives Arsenal deserved FA Cup victory against Chelsea

The Chelsea winger, who has been a revelation playing as an attacking full-back this season, was sent off after 68 minutes, receiving his second yellow card for a dive ...

May 28 2017

Poulter sets sights on US Open with Wentworth win

That's where Els seemingly chipped in from the rough for eagle, only to call a two-shot penalty on himself after putting his ball back in the wrong position from a plugge...

May 28 2017

Tigers vs. White Sox, Game 1

Garcia, Cabrera and the surging Jose Abreu each had three hits, and the White Sox opened a seven-game homestand on a winning note after dropping seven of 10 out West. Whi...

May 28 2017

I'll only leave Aberdeen for the right job — Sunderland managerial target

Winger Jonny Hayes volleyed the Dons into the lead in the ninth minute only for Parkhead midfielder Stuart Armstrong to level two minutes later. They have won the lea...

May 27 2017

Curry's 36 points leads Warriors to sweep Spurs, 129-115

The Golden State Warriors have swept their way to the NBA Finals. The Spurs started Ginobili in what could be his final game with the team although the Spurs...

May 27 2017

Hamilton wins Spanish GP ahead of Vettel

Lewis Hamilton passed Vettel on last 44 after trailing the Ferrari from the start. "He still somehow managed to get a decent exit [from the chicane] so I couldn't...

May 27 2017

Djokovic can tap into Agassi's brilliant mind, says McEnroe

Until he faced the stylish young Austrian Thiem, whom he had dispatched easily the week before in the Madrid final, Nadal had dropped only two sets during the Europea...

May 27 2017

Lewis Hamilton faster than ever in first Monaco Grand Prix practice

Vettel finished nearly half a second clear of the rest of the field on Thursday afternoon. "We just struggled to extract the grip from the tires and we were sliding ar...

May 27 2017

Djokovic excited by 'new vibe' with Agassi

We just clicked and connected. The Canadian isn't reputed to be great on clay, but has the weapons to cause a scare. Romania's world number four Simona Halep , who i...

May 27 2017

United players dedicate Europa League win to Manchester victims

In a week where 22 people were killed in a horrific attack on the Manchester Arena, the city has responded with strength and unity. "But once you play the final, for ...

May 27 2017

Kunitz's double-OT goal sends Penguins back to Stanley Cup

But it was not to be. Ottawa twice rallied in pursuit of a first Stanley Cup final appearance in 10 years, ultimately falling just short against the defending champ...

May 27 2017

Arsenal's Champions League bid fails in 1st time in 20 years

The Arsenal boss is facing an uncertain future at the north London club after the Gunners finished in fifth place in the Premier League table this season. They reco...

May 26 2017

Murray calls Agassi good hire for Djokovic

Agassi has joined forces with the former world No 1 in an attempt to shake the Serbian out of his slumber this season. When Djokovic won the French Open 12 months ag...