Stories about Sport

Jul 19 2017

Presidential election 2017: Sonia Gandhi calls for conscience vote in poll

It is an honor for me to welcome Meira Kumar and Shri Gopalkrishna Gandhi , our candidates for these elections as both of them have, with tremendous dignity and commitme...

Jul 19 2017

Wimbledon final: Federer salutes injured "hero" Cilic

Starting the year off with a win a the Australian Open , Federer proved that he still has what it takes to be a top player in the sport. If he wins in the tournament fin...

Jul 19 2017

Le'Veon Bell: 'Worth more' than what Steelers offered

Without a long-term deal, Bell could hold out of training camp. There was some doubt a long-term deal could be accomplished before the deadline was reached. This year, ...

Jul 18 2017

Tudo certo entre Flamengo e Diego Alves

O Rubro-Negro já dava o ciclo de contratações como encerrado e disse que não buscaria um novo goleiro, mas a oportunidade de contar com um dos melhores defensores brasile...

Jul 18 2017

McGregor allegedly got knocked out whilst sparring

Again, it's likely all posturing, but it does raise an interesting question about how the August 26 boxing match will conclude. In 2015, before a matchup with Brazil's ...

Jul 18 2017

Jesus walks away after 7000lb pipe van incident

A motorist was almost killed when a large metal pipe crushed his van on a Florida highway. A 7,000-pound pipe rolled onto his minivan as he was driving on the highway i...

Jul 17 2017

Talking Smack Will No Longer Air Weekly

Many heads were turned when WWE Talking Smack was canceled this week, but evidently it was the only one that mattered that didn't seem to care. Despite plans for o...

Jul 17 2017

Olympic gold medalist ingested banned substance from kissing his girlfriend

Rio Olympics 4x400 meter relay gold medalist Gil Roberts can finally breathe a sigh of relief as he was cleared of all doping charges. He later told the US Anti-D...

Jul 17 2017

Michael Pineda needs Tommy John surgery

While it wouldn't be impossible for Pineda to rehab without undergoing surgery and he is getting a second opinion before making a final decision, things aren't looking ...

Jul 17 2017

Clijsters gets crowd involved in hilarious Wimbledon moment

A man in a skirt on court is the last thing one would have expected to see at the All England Lawn Tennis Club. There was a big shout from the crowd from a fan who said...

Jul 17 2017

National Football League continues to investigate Zeke Elliott

This is something to watch for as the Dallas Cowboys await word of the National Football League intentions with Ezekiel Elliott. ESPN quoted a source as saying: "...

Jul 16 2017

Google Play Music Updated With New Release Radio Feature

It was an early access feature for the devices. The station featuring the newest in popular music follows in the footsteps of existing stations from Apple Music and Spo...

Jul 16 2017

Federation Internationale de Football Association whistleblower dies aged 72

While FIFA banned Blazer in 2015, he had in fact cut a deal to work with investigators years earlier, taking recording devices into meetings to help build a case against ...

Jul 15 2017

Bryce Harper has a brilliant All-Star Game idea-a draft

Both the National Football League and NHL have tried this with their respective All-Star Games . "That'd be a lot of fun". Under Armour also revealed new PE cleats...

Jul 15 2017

San Francisco Skateboarder Slams Into Cop Car

One woman wrote on Twitter: "Skateboard comp becomes standoff between hundreds of skaters and hundreds of police at Dolores park". Their informal competition got out of h...

Jul 14 2017

In (very explicit) quotes: Conor McGregor absolutely owns Floyd Mayweather in Toronto

What are you doing with a f**king schoolbag? Estimates suggest Mayweather could make up to $400 million and McGregor's purse would be near the $100 million mark. "T...

Jul 14 2017

Michael Carrick Confirmed as New Manchester United Captain

Everton have confirmed Wayne Rooney will take up the No. 10 shirt from Romelu Lukaku, having made way for the Belgian at Manchester United . Another new signing Mic...

Jul 14 2017

Tour de France - stage 12: Bardet victor, Aru yellow

They are proud and they will focus on getting the lead back. Yates retained the white jersey for best young rider but saw his advantage over Meintjes cut to 2:38 after ...

Jul 14 2017

5 reasons to love the Jose Quintana deal for the Cubs

Quintana, 28, is 4-8 with a 4.49 ERA this season after going 13-12 with a 3.20 ERA past year. Quintana is under club control through the 2020 campaign. The White Sox are ...

Jul 14 2017

Mithali Raj - From Bharatnatyam dancer to cricket icon

She now has 6028 runs from 164 innings at an astounding average of 51.52. Alex Hartley was the pick of the England bowlers as she took 3-44 as no New Zealand batter s...