Stories about Sport

Jun 26 2017

Milner backs Liverpool's new winger Salah to shine at Anfield

He was given a warm reception by Liverpool's supporters, vowing to "give 100 percent" to help the club compete for the English title that they last won in 1990. Salah j...

Jun 25 2017

Portugal, Mexico through to semi-final — FIFA Confederations Cup

But we are confident", Ronaldo said in Portuguese. Mexico made eight changes for the second game against New Zealand and will be without defender Carlos Salcedo, ...

Jun 25 2017

Lionel Messi swaps 21-month prison sentence for fine

The Barcelona superstar was given the jail term last July after being found guilty - alongside his father Jorge - of three counts of tax fraud. The uncertainty will o...

Jun 25 2017

Chelsea striker Diego Costa wants return to Atletico Madrid

Earlier this month, it was claimed that head coach Antonio Conte had informed his top goalscorer that he was no longer part of his plans, and it was considered likely t...

Jun 25 2017

Low lauds 'excellent' Stindl after Germany draw

KAZAN, Russia (AP ) - Alexis Sanchez struck early to become Chile's all-time leading scorer on Thursday as the South American champions were held by Germany's young...

Jun 25 2017

Kvitova delighted with final spot

Kvitova is 2-1 in final appearances on grass and has won nine of her last 12 final appearances overall. "I was just thinking about my game, and yeah, I'm sorry for her ...

Jun 25 2017

Kings select Kentucky point guard De'Aaron Fox with 5th pick

Sacramento had a glaring need for a point guard with Darren Collison, Ty Lawson and Langston Galloway all headed to unrestricted free agency next month and general manag...

Jun 25 2017

Saina, Sindhu crash out of Australia Open quarters

However, disappointment was in store for India in the women's singles as Rio Olympics silver-medallist PV Sindhu and defending champion Saina Nehwal squandered oppo...

Jun 25 2017

Junis-Happ matchup ends in walk-off win for Royals

Toronto added two runs in the ninth with run-producing singles by Josh Donaldson and Justin Smoak . In those two seasons, Morales belted 52 home runs and collected 1...

Jun 25 2017

De'Aaron Fox's father throws shade at LaVar Ball

Meanwhile, Lonzo Ball and his dad are staying home with the Los Angeles Lakers . The Lakers traded former lottery pick D'Angelo Russell earlier this week, open...

Jun 25 2017

Rafael Nadal wins record 10th French Open title

The nerves, the adrenaline I feel when I play on this court, it is impossible to compare. The feeling I have is impossible to describe. Rafael Nadal has now won 10 ...

Jun 24 2017

Bayern Munich warn clubs against approach Robert Lewandowski

Chelsea are now favourites to sign the striker at odds of 5/4 , with United not too far behind at odds of 13/8. Manchester United and Chelsea's hopes of signing...

Jun 24 2017

India Drops Sedition Charges Against Pakistan Cricket Fans

The hatred-driven rhetoric that filled the airwaves forces us to ask, whatever happened to sportsmanship? If we leave Champions Trophy then India never faced any defeat...

Jun 24 2017

Mourinho accused of tax fraud

Ronaldo has yet to comment publicly on the matter, but despite the constant noise surrounding their star player, the Portuguese camp insisted on Tuesday that it is busine...

Jun 24 2017

Trump signs 'historic' bill to transform VA

The 2014 VA scandal stands out as one of the most egregious failures of providing our veterans with the care they deserve. Trump promised during the campaign to dismiss...

Jun 24 2017

Afghanistan, Ireland get Test status

As new full members of the ICC , Ireland and Afghanistan will take the total number of Test nations to 12. "It is because of that, it was the reason that was state...

Jun 24 2017

After Kumble-Kohli Fiasco, CAC Makes A Big Decision

These things got intensified as India lost the finals of Champions Trophy to the arch rivals Pakistan. The Cricket Advisory Committee (CAC) of Board of Control for Cr...

Jun 24 2017

Monaco player says he would be 'very tempted' to join Manchester United

Nominally a defensive midfielder, but can play at right-back, Fabinho played an instrumental role in Leonardo Jardim's side reaching last season's Champions League semi...

Jun 24 2017

Misfiring India crash out after loss to Malaysia

In the end, it was India's inability to stem the flow of penalty corners and Malaysia's ability to convert them made the difference. The Indians only had themselves to ...

Jun 24 2017

Hawks add 3 new pieces in 2017 NBA Draft

The important part of this trade is obviously Dwight Howard . For a team looking to win now but far from contending, this trade potentially gives the Hornets the abili...