Stories about Sport

Jun 14 2018

ATP Stuttgart: Roger Federer overcomes a slow start to beat Mischa Zverev

Federer lost the first set to Zverev, older brother of world number three Alexander Zverev , but quickly recovered to post his sixth win in as many meetings in the seri...

Jun 13 2018

Detroit Pistons Name Dwane Casey as Head Coach

Casey was sacked by the Raptors a month ago despite leading the team to a franchise-best 59 wins this past regular season. The team had reportedly narrowed down its sea...

Jun 13 2018

Third time the charm as Thiem books first Grand Slam final

Open champion Juan Martin del Potro 6-4, 6-1, 6-2. The Sicilian journeyman usually earns a living by playing in second-tier tournaments but over the past two weeks, t...

Jun 13 2018

How can Roger Federer return to world number one?

I didn't see much from the finals because I arrived here, warmed-up and played by myself. The 32-year-old Spaniard clinched his 17th Grand Slam title, which moves him w...

Jun 13 2018

Griezmann is staying in Spain, that much is clear - Deschamps

Antoine Griezmann intends to clear up his future before the World Cup begins, saying after France's draw with the United States on Saturday that he will reveal all thi...

Jun 12 2018

Despite not playing, United States leads World Cup flight booking growth to Russian Federation

The entire squad participated in training including the injured Mohamed Salah who did a personalized workout under the guidance of the Pharaoh's medical staff. Additional...

Jun 12 2018

Kevin Durant says he would consider retiring at 35

Durant could sign for as long as four years and about $160 million, and Myers is prepared to give him " whatever he wants ". "Sometimes you don't negotiate", Meyers sa...

Jun 12 2018

It's beyond a dream, Nadal says of 11th French Open title

In 2009, he was upset by big-hitting Robin Soderling in the fourth round. He has now also joined Federer and Novak Djokovic in passing the $100 million prize money ba...

Jun 12 2018

Goldman Sachs predicts Brazil will win the 2018 FIFA World Cup

Brazil have lost only one game out of 20 since Tite was appointed in June 2016 and have regained their confidence which was shattered by the 7-1 semi-final defeat to ...

Jun 12 2018

Justify claims Triple Crown with victory at Belmont Stakes, video

Next Saturday, Justify's owners, along with trainer Bob Baffert and jockey Mike Smith , will receive their engraved Kentucky Derby trophies at Churchill. Justify ...

Jun 12 2018

Ronaldo: 'Revelation' Salah can win Ballon d'Or

The 33-year-old is certainly not considering a move to Major League Soccer (MLS), China, Japan or the Middle East at this point of his career. "We are talking about the...

Jun 12 2018

Kane expects 'brave' and 'aggressive' England in Russian Federation

The golf course is located 10 minutes away from England's secluded hotel in the town of Repino. Gareth Southgate's 23-man squad set off for Russian Federation on Tu...

Jun 11 2018

Salah: Leaving Champions League final worst moment of my career

The seven-time African champions play their opening Group A fixture on Friday, June 15, against Uruguay. Egypt global Mohamed Salah provided an update on his availa...

Jun 11 2018

Tiger grouped with Thomas and Johnson at U.S. Open

The US Open is at Shinnecock Hills on Long Island, New York, starting on the 14 June. One local made light of the stir his arrival caused by comparing the giant cruis...

Jun 11 2018

List of all records broken by Nadal at French Open

In Sunday's final, Nadal will face No. 7 Dominic Thiem , a 24-year-old from Austria who is the only man to beat him on red clay over the past two seasons. Rafael Nadal...

Jun 11 2018

Kevin Durant's presence puts Cavs in a near-impossible situation against Warriors

Steph Curry , Kevin Durant , and the rest of the Golden State Warriors shut out King James and the Cleveland Cavaliers by winning game 4 by a score of 108-85, earn...

Jun 11 2018

Simona Halep and Garbine Muguruza set up semi-final; Nadal in limbo

Coming from a player whose mental strength has often been questioned, the gesture spoke volume. She's a great opponent, a great player. "My head won it". "And I am very m...

Jun 11 2018

Sebastian Vettel wins Canadian Grand Prix for 50th career victory

The Ferrari driver was back at his best in Montreal, doing enough to beat the Mercedes of Valtteri Bottas and start at the front of the grid in Sunday's race, setting...

Jun 11 2018

Liverpool's £53m move for Lyon's Nabil Fekir is OFF

However, well sourced stories from reporters close to Liverpool suggest the £50m deal to bring Fekir to Anfield is close to being completed, yet Aulas has continued t...

Jun 10 2018

No. 1 Simona Halep to face Garbine Muguruza in French Open semis

In addition to Halep v Muguruza , the other women's semifinal is the first at the French Open featuring two Americans in 16 years: No 10 Sloane Stephens against No 1...