Stories about Sport

Jul 09 2016

Griezmann, Deschamps fire France

Portugal's Joao Mario ponders a question during a press conference, in preparation of the Euro 2016 final soccer match between France and Portugal , at Marcoussis, s...

Jul 09 2016

I've made myself a target: Garbine Muguruza

Keys, a quarterfinalist a year ago, had 48 winners - more than double the Belgian player's 22. After defeating World No. 1 Serena Williams in a tense Australian Open fi...

Jul 09 2016

Serena Williams wins Wimbledon in 22nd Grand Slam victory

She seems confident about her chances Saturday though. "I'm just happy to be in my second grand slam final". "Obviously it's significant that she beat me in Australia b...

Jul 09 2016

NRL will help Eels get back on their feet

The NRL's decision means Parramatta will recalibrate their season from 12th position with 12 competition points. They have also been stripped of the Auckland Nines title ...

Jul 09 2016

Mets' Matt Harvey to undergo season-ending surgery due to TO syndrome

But there are other options, such as using nerve blockers, which could delay the surgery to after the season, but general manager Sandy Alderson said that it may not be...

Jul 09 2016

Serena Williams charges into Wimbledon finals, Venus falls

And the iconic American, who has not won a grand slam since Wimbledon previous year, is determined to lift the Venus Rosewater Dish for a seventh time by gaining revenge ...

Jul 09 2016

Bolt racing to be fit for Rio after suffering hamstring tear

That just shows I have heart. "After feeling discomfort in my hamstring after the first round last night and then again in the semi-final tonight I was examined by the ...

Jul 09 2016

Colon, Scherzer, Saunders, Belt added to All-Star rosters

Below Belt and Marte are Trevor Story of the Rockies, Jake Lamb of the Diamondbacks and Ryan Braun of the Brewers. The players who did not finish first in this votin...

Jul 09 2016

Euro 2016: Portugal claim last eight ticket in extras

Portugal settled a poor game in the 117th minute with their only serious attack, when Ronaldo's one shot all match was parried by goalkeeper Danijel Subasic across the g...

Jul 09 2016

Germany win on penalties to reach Euro semi-finals

It did - but only just. The 38-year-old Buffon appeared to have tears in his eyes as he walked off the field. Man-of-the-match Manuel Neuer was Germany's hero in the ...

Jul 09 2016

Three Knights Taken, Leafs Pick Matthews at NHL Draft

Numerous Maple Leafs fans made the two-hour drive to Buffalo to be on hand for their team selecting first for only the second time in the draft. In 10 games played in the...

Jul 09 2016

Golden State Warriors to introduce Kevin Durant

That scenario may sound implausible, but that is exactly what the Golden State Warriors did in acquiring Kevin Durant this week. OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) - Kevin Durant ...

Jul 09 2016

Kim Kardashian Supports #BlackLivesMatter In Emotional Message Dedicated To North & Saint West

Alton Sterling, 37, was fatally shot Tuesday during a struggle with two police officers outside of a convenience store where he was selling CDs. Authorities have not s...

Jul 09 2016

Johnson to drive a backup car after Kentucky practice wreck

Keselowski has an average finish of 9.6, only missing finishing in the top ten one time in the five races at the track . Kyle Busch seems to be the favorite but can th...

Jul 09 2016

Brock Lesnar vs. Randy Orton Won't Happen At SummerSlam

Brock Lesnar has heard the criticism. Are the WWE playing nice with the UFC , in hopes that they will in turn allow Rousey to participate in a WWE match? That's whe...

Jul 09 2016

Wimbeldon: Despite Loss, Djokovic Still King of Men's Tennis

The world number one, bidding for a fourth Wimbledon title and 13th major, suffered his earliest loss at a Slam since the 2009 French Open. 6-1, 3-6, 7-6 (7/5) third ...

Jul 09 2016

Andy Murray wins Wimbledon semi-final against Tomas Berdych

He was also 0-4 in majors against top-three players. So he deserves to be there. Murray looks for his third career grand slam title and first since the 2013 Wimbledon. ...

Jul 09 2016

Utah resident is 1st confirmed Zika-related death in continental US

The deceased individual, who was elderly and had an underlying health condition, had traveled this year to an area of the world where mosquitoes are known to spread Zika ...

Jul 09 2016

UEFA picks referee Clattenburg for France-Portugal final

Asked about whether he meant to stay on after the 2018 World Cup in Russian Federation, he said: "I'm still disappointed so I don't want to think about that tonight. "Thi...

Jul 09 2016

Russian Tennis Star: 'Politics' Behind Country's Olympic Track & Field Ban

The IAAF excluded Russian athletes from global competition as of November 15, 2015 after it found that a comprehensive, state-sanctioned doping programme was being impl...