Stories about Sport

Jul 10 2016

Mother of Alton Sterling's Son Slams 'Reprehensible Acts of Violence' in Dallas

Others point out the hypocrisy of American gun culture, where gun activists, including the National Rifle Association, fiercely defend a gun owner who is white, but when ...

Jul 10 2016

Serena Williams beats Angelique Kerber in final, gets milestone win

Williams won 38 of 43 points on her first serve and faced only one break point, at 3-3 in the second set, which she saved with one of the 13 booming aces she delivered. ...

Jul 10 2016

"It's the simplest game plan ever" - Mark Hunt

Earlier, the Auckland native had slammed the USADA's decision to excuse Lesnar from the four-month testing period for fighters re-joining the UFC . The victor will be ...

Jul 10 2016

Mail Disruption in Canada Remains a Possibility

Both sides continue to negotiate and hopes are that a result can be worked out without having to resort to a labour disruption as was feared last week, he said. "Our rura...

Jul 10 2016

Brianna Rollins wins women's 100m hurdles at US Trials

Earlier on Friday, 2008 Olympic champion Dawn Harper-Nelson fell short in her bid to make her third Olympic team. She will be joined in Rio by Kristi Castlin, who ran a...

Jul 10 2016

Raonic beats Federer in five sets to reach Wimbledon final

I sort of went into my shell. Federer, having received treatment, won the next point with a big forehand to the corner, but Raonic converted his second break point with a...

Jul 10 2016

Griezmann level with Ronaldo - Sagna

You are on another planet... The Portugal star has since gone on to equal Michel Platini as the European Championship's all-time leading scorer with nine goals, while ...

Jul 10 2016

Euro 2016 final pits Ronaldo vs Griezmann again for a trophy

Saint-Denis: France coach Didier Deschamps urged his players to be constantly mindful of Cristiano Ronaldo in Sunday's Euro 2016 final and insisted that the Ballon d'Or...

Jul 10 2016

U.S. Olympic track | Injured Bolt skips Jamaican qualifier

It is hoped the treatment Muller-Wohlfahrt administers will ensure Bolt is ready to compete at the Anniversary Games in London, which starts on July 22, and the Jamaican ...

Jul 10 2016

Lewis Hamilton praises 'best fans' at Silverstone for British GP

SILVERSTONE, England Lewis Hamilton soaked up the energy from his legions of fans and responded to the pressure by producing a sensational lap for pole position at the ...

Jul 10 2016

Ronaldo: 'Anything can happen' in Euro final

The team are suddenly national heroes again after several years of scandal and disappointment. "It was his team, the one he loved above even Portugal ". "I think he is v...

Jul 10 2016

Yates receives apology, moved up to second following inflatable woe

He caught everyone by surprise, commentators and fans included, with a curious technique where he slipped off his saddle and onto the bike's central bar to gain aerodynam...

Jul 09 2016

Indians Rip 5 Home Runs In 10-2 Win Over Yankees

He lasted 5 2/3 innings, allowing five runs and eight hits, with four strikeouts and two walks.Aroldis Chapman pitched the ninth to pick up his 17th save.With the score t...

Jul 09 2016

Hillary Clinton Postpones Scranton Campaign Rally, Will Address Dallas Shooting

He disagrees with Trump over the need for North Atlantic Treaty Organisation, for example, and has concerns about some statements Trump has made that are supportive of re...

Jul 09 2016

'Sham' GMO Bill Advances in Senate Amid Widespread Opposition

The Senate bill, for instance, says that any organic product can automatically be labeled "non-GMO". Now, the bill moves on the House , which passed a voluntary GMO la...

Jul 09 2016

Miesha Tate's perseverance rewarded with UFC 200 star role

In fact, many have predicted that Hunt will knockout Lesnar in the first round itself and that he will not let the fight meander on until the fifth and final round. His o...

Jul 09 2016

Rory McIlroy: Olympic withdrawals not embarrassing for golf - Golf star

Rodrigues recognized that Rio state government's financial quagmire is "the greatest problem" for public security during the Olympics, but insisted the issue will be solv...

Jul 09 2016

Tour de France: Chris Froome appears to punch fan during Stage 8

While Yates recovered his wits, the main group of some 60 riders including Chris Froome was forced to a halt; after they set off again leading figures could be seen slowi...

Jul 09 2016

Salman Khan aka Sultan collects 150 crores in 3 days!

His latest released " Sultan " was one of the most awaited movies of this year and finally proved its worth, when released on 6 July, a day before the Eid. The other two ...

Jul 09 2016

Tour de France riders tackle Tourmalet climb in Stage 8

The 35-year-old Cummings broke away from the peleton with a group of 29 riders that included overall leader Greg Van Avermaet of Belgium and Giro d'Italia victor Vince...