Stories about Sport

Feb 26 2018

Pens Acquire Brassard From Senators

Gustavsson, a six-foot-two, 184-pound native of Skelleftea, Sweden, now plays for Lulea in the Swedish Hockey League, where he has posted an 8-9-0 record with a 2.16 goal...

Feb 26 2018

Peshawar Zalmi, Quetta Gladiators register first wins in Pakistan Super League

Asif struck in his first over, getting rid of Chadwick Walton and Luke Ronchi cheaply. Before we move to Smith's calculated 71 off 51 balls with four boundaries and f...

Feb 26 2018

Did Blake Bortles help reset the quarterback market?

The Jaguars leaned heavily on an elite defense and powerful running attack to finish the regular season 10-6, but Bortles played well in the playoffs to help the team get...

Feb 26 2018

Arizona's Miller underdog to survive, advance — Federal Bureau of Investigation madness

Arizona is 22-6 overall and in first place in the Pac-12 this season at 12-3 in conference play heading into Saturday's game at Oregon . The quote of the year in the P...

Feb 26 2018

Late Kane header gives Tottenham victory at Palace

The goal being his 150th club goal. Hennessey was forced into an excellent save on 73 minutes when Ben Davies' shot looked to be trickling into the bottom corner of...

Feb 26 2018

Russian Bobsledder's Failed Olympic Doping Test Is Ironic On Multiple Levels

However, the IOC eventually allowed Russian athletes to compete under the " Olympic Athletes from Russia " banner. They said the test on 18 February returned a p...

Feb 26 2018

Koreas march apart as Winter Olympics close

Russian military spies hacked hundreds of computers used by Winter Olympics organizers and tried to make it look like the work of North Korea, the Washington Post repor...

Feb 25 2018

Winter Olympics: Russian bobsledder admits doping violation - CAS

It is noted that the results obtained by the team OAR Sergeeva/Kocherzhova at the Olympic Games event are disqualified with all resulting consequences, meaning that the 1...

Feb 25 2018

Winter Olympics 2018: Canadian athlete arrested, according to report

He would not identify them, but CTV has confirmed Canadian skier Dave Duncan, his wife and manager were in the group that allegedly stole a auto while drunk and drove it ...

Feb 25 2018

Bournemouth 2 Newcastle United 2: Hosts in thrilling fightback after Gayle double

The Magpies were undoubtedly the better side in the first half, as Dwight Gayle was able to help himself to a brace by capitalising on some poor defending under pressu...

Feb 25 2018

Daria Kasatkina to Face Defending Champion Elina Svitolina for Dubai Title

This time the tables were turned as the Russian Kasatkina fought off three match points in a dramatic tiebreak at the end of an incredible 86-minute second set before dom...

Feb 25 2018

Ledecka creates history with gold in women's parallel giant slalom

Ledecka never looked threatened in a giant parallel slalom competition she had been expected to dominate, beginning the day by overpowering 2014 gold medallist Patriz...

Feb 25 2018

Eugenie Bouchard reaches settlement in lawsuit against USTA

In a decision reached late on Thursday night, United Kingdom time, a jury in Brooklyn found that the USTA should bear 75 per cent of responsibility for a fall at Arthur A...

Feb 25 2018

Czechmate: Ebbett lifts Canada to Olympic hockey bronze

Ebbett got it started when Mat Robinson's centring pass deflected off his skate and past Pavel Francouz on a power play to open the scoring at 8:57. The lead was short-li...

Feb 25 2018

Antonio Conte confirms three injuries ahead of Manchester United clash

A tough time for the Baggies on the pitch was exacerbated when four senior players were questioned by Spanish police over allegations they stole a taxi after a night out ...

Feb 25 2018

Lakers rookie set to return Friday after 15-game absence

Thomas is averaging 19.4 points and 6.6 assists in seven career games against the Kings, the team for which he played three seasons after being drafted by them in 2011. "...

Feb 24 2018

Kasatkina saves three match points to stun Muguruza

Isner came out on the wrong end of three consecutive tiebreaks against German Peter Gojowczyk, who prevailed 7-6 (3), 6-7 (4), 7-6 (5). "She has the weapons". Kerber , ...

Feb 24 2018

Woods Shoots Even Par at Windy PGA National

Webb Simpson tees off on the 16th during the first round of The Honda Classic golf tournament at PGA National. Usually, a Tiger-is-going-to-play announcement comes com...

Feb 24 2018

India vs South Africa 3rd T20I in Cape Town

Yuzvendra Chahal has also been hammered ( one wicket for 103 runs in 8 overs at economy 12.87) and Heinrich Klaasen eager to face him once again. Twitter isn't really...

Feb 24 2018

US women win 1st-ever Olympic gold medal in cross-country skiing

He says her going gold isn't the only exciting news now that their tiny town is in the global spotlight. After years of fighting through low funding and setting big goals...