Stories about Sport

Jul 11 2018

New Orleans Family Says Goodbye To Son In Unique Way

The family of Renard Matthews wanted to remember him as he lived, honoring his memory in an unusual way at his wake. While his family tries to deal with the awful tra...

Jul 11 2018

David Beckham and Zlatan Ibrahimovic agree World Cup wager

Well this lad has got one of Kane. England has to win two more games to bring the World Cup home, but the enthusiasm some soccer fans displayed after their team adv...

Jul 11 2018

Belgium eliminates Brazil, advances to World Cup semifinals

But as Belgium exhausted, Brazil spurned several clear chances to push the match into extra-time, Augusto drilling wide and Coutinho skewing his effort off target fro...

Jul 11 2018

Houston Rockets "Determined" To Sign Carmelo Anthony

Anthony would have to approve the trade. The Houston Rockets re-signed free-agent swingman Gerald Green to a one-year, $2.4 million contract. This offseason has n...

Jul 11 2018

Hales leads England to dramatic win over India

The victory was India's sixth consecutive T-20 series win. India won the first T20 by eight wickets at Manchester before England leveled the series with a five-wi...

Jul 11 2018

Kerber ahead in 2nd set; Ostapenko leads 1-0

Serena Williams stayed on track for an eighth Wimbledon title as she fought back to beat Italian Camila Giorgi 3-6 6-3 6-4 in a fiercely contested quarter-final on T...

Jul 11 2018

A look back at their last semi-final run

It is only the second time that Croatia have reached the World Cup semi-finals since becoming an independent nation. "All the fears that some were trying to put on us...

Jul 11 2018

Sweden coach says England 'can go all the way'

Jordan Pickford did make a number of fine saves, but England comfortably advanced into the last four, and now face a semi-final clash with Croatia in Saint-Petersbur...

Jul 10 2018

Belgium winger Eden Hazard prepares for France clash with fresh trim

France did not make any offer for him to join their coaching staff before Martinez made his approach two weeks after taking over as Belgium manager. Though a very diff...

Jul 10 2018

Croatia Are Through To The Semi-Finals After A Penalty Shootout

Figueira Fernandes then went from hero to zero, nevertheless, striking his penalty wide and allowing Barcelona midfielder Ivan Rakitic to step up and tuck away the vi...

Jul 10 2018

Hamilton questions Ferrari 'tactics' after first-lap spin

Hamilton also explained why he did not participate in the parc ferme interviews, conducted by Martin Brundle , in which Raikkonen offered his apology. A safety auto peri...

Jul 10 2018

4 more boys brought out of flooded Thai cave

Eight boys and their soccer coach remain inside. Police and military personnel use umbrellas to cover a stretcher as it is carried to a helicopter from an ambulanc...

Jul 10 2018

Second day of Thailand cave rescue

He also said that a shorter version of the pod was nearly complete. None of the boys' identities have been publicly revealed. The extreme danger of the rescue effort ...

Jul 10 2018

Brazil exit saddest moment of my career - Neymar

Had the right-back been aged 31 and playing in his fourth World Cup like the careworn Lionel Messi, instead of 22 and playing in his first, perhaps Pavard wouldn't have...

Jul 10 2018

Wimbledon 2018: Roger Federer eases to win over Dusan Lajovic

Keys won in straight sets.GLYN KIRK/AFP/Getty ImagesGROUNDS KEEPERSwitzerland's Roger Federer digs deep to return to Serbia's Dušan Lajović. Williams found herself in...

Jul 10 2018

Zverev suffers more slam misery as Gulbis' run continues

In addition, Ernests has reached the fourth round at Wimbledon for the first time in his 11th appearance, becoming one of the players who needed to play more than 10 Wi...

Jul 10 2018

Spain appoint ex-Barcelona manager Luis Enrique to replace Julen Lopetegui

Unveiling the country's new manager, Luis Rubiales, the president of the Spanish Football Federation, said: "The decision has been unanimous, I like his commitment, he ha...

Jul 10 2018

This Gareth Southgate lookalike is from Surrey

How could, we wondered, England football manager Gareth Southgate wear a waistcoat in the heat of the Russian football stadia? Southgate referenced the 1966 World Cup ...

Jul 09 2018

Brazil Forward Firmino Says Elimination From World Cup 'Huge Blow' for Team

Roberto Martinez says that Arsenal legend Thierry Henry deserves huge credit for the work he has done with Romelu Lukaku . Many in the male-majority crowd donned Braz...

Jul 09 2018

LeBron James To Lakers Might Speed Up Hawks Rebuild

Much like Los Angeles, Cleveland is also on the verge of a new era but if the wind of expectation has swept through California, the chilly gust of trepidation is slowly...