Stories about Sport

Jul 09 2016

Harvick gets Kentucky pole after rain cancels qualifying

Kentucky is also another one of the 1.5 mile ovals that make up a majority of the schedule. Also, the rules package from MI which features an even further reduction of do...

Jul 09 2016

Coleman hails Wales players after seeing off Northern Ireland

Coleman's men had struggled for goals during qualifying - scoring 11 in 10 matches - and this match demonstrated their occasional shortcomings against well-organised defe...

Jul 09 2016

Renato Sanches, Portugal advance to Euro 2016 Quartefinals

For once, Croatia's red-and-white checkerboard shirts were more suited to a chess match than soccer. Croatia continued to dominate possession after the break, but its...

Jul 09 2016

Led Zeppelin not guilty of 'Stairway To Heaven' theft

Mr Skidmore's attorney Francis Malofiy told reporters the plaintiff and his team were "disappointed and upset". Led Zeppelin did not steal a riff from an obscure 1960s ...

Jul 09 2016

Sauber to miss post-British Grand Prix test at Silverstone

The British Grand Prix is one of the classic races on the calendar and the atmosphere is unique: "the supporters are brilliant and knowledgeable; there is a party atmosph...

Jul 09 2016

Serena's domination puts in her into final

Serena Williams has been a trendsetter almost her whole life, on and off the tennis court. "I will just try to go out there like I did in Australia and try to show her, '...

Jul 09 2016

Hayden Panettiere rubbishes breakup rumours

Hayden Panettiere has been really open (and courageous!) about her struggles with postpartum depression. "The 26-year-old actress posted on the micro-blogging site...

Jul 09 2016

Serena Williams: 'I want Venus Williams in Wimbledon final'

The 48-minute demolition was the shortest women's match of the tournament and the fastest Wimbledon women's semifinal. "I don't know what was the problem", Kerber said....

Jul 09 2016

5 potential transfer destinations for Jarrett Stidham

Obviously this would be a massive blow to the present and future of Baylor football with Stidham in line to get playing time this season and ideally stepping into the sta...

Jul 09 2016

Murray shows his mettle after epic Tsonga tussle at Wimbledon

Murray raced into the lead in the second set and cruised to a 6-1 win with Tsonga looking dejected from coming so agonisingly close to winning the first set. "That was a ...

Jul 09 2016

Hosts Romp Into Euro 2016 Semi-Finals

And Griezmann piled on further misery for Iceland as he was slipped through on goal, netting France's fourth with a sublime lob over a helpless Halldorsson. Didier De...

Jul 09 2016

White Sox Frazier Selected for Home Run Derby

Frazier was one of the best players in baseball in the first half of last season hitting over 25 of his 35 homers before the All-Star break. The 2016 Home Run Derby onc...

Jul 09 2016

International Olympic Committee seeks ethics panel's advice on allowing Stepanova at Rio

Russian Federation has named a track and field team for the Rio Olympics which includes gold medallists Yelena Isinbayeva and Ivan Ukhov among 68 athletes who are hoping ...

Jul 09 2016

Virginia Tech kicker Joey Slye named to preseason watch list

The Western Springs, Illinois native was one of three finalists for last year's award, alongside Auburn's Daniel Carlson and UCLA's Ka'imi Fairbairn, who is now with th...

Jul 09 2016

Mourinho close aides in his technical team at United

However, it remains to be seen whether the playmaker has a future at United under Mourinho. Jose Mourinho is chasing the signature of Juventus and France star Paul Pogb...

Jul 09 2016

United States motorsport great Carl Haas dies at 86

The Haas family announced his passing on the Carl Haas Automotive website today. He probably is best known for teaming with actor and racing aficianado Paul Newman...

Jul 09 2016

Georgia Southern football placed on two years probation

The former assistant director violated the NCAA's ethical conduct by providing the student athlete with school work and instructed him to provide false and misleading inf...

Jul 09 2016

Watch Gretchen Carlson React to Repeated Comments About Her Appearance

Ailes says it was "due to the fact that her disappointingly low ratings were dragging down the afternoon lineup". Ailes , in a statement, denied the allegations a...

Jul 09 2016

Griezmann leads France to Euro title match

Through five games at Euro 2016, the Portuguese couldn't win a game inside 90 minutes until they overcame Wales 2-0 in Lyon on Wednesday. While a repeat of the Brazil r...

Jul 09 2016

Time to give Portugal some credit, says Santos

Joao Mario struggled to believe Portugal were on their way to the Euro 2016 final after a 2-0 win over Wales in Lyon, but coach Fernando Santos always had faith in ...