Stories about Sport

Jul 10 2016

FERA violation case: Court asks Vijay Mallya to appear on Sep 9

As mentioned to the stock exchanges on April 25, the board initiated a fresh inquiry into improper transactions by USL and its subsidiaries, which appeared, prima facie, ...

Jul 10 2016

Euro 2016: Wales overcome Belgium to book historic semi-final place

Unselfishness was even a factor in the 25-year-old getting himself suspended for the semifinal match in Lyon on Wednesday. "Of course Belgium had their moments, but so ...

Jul 10 2016

Major league roundup: Mets, Nationals stage power show

With the win on Thursday, the Mets are 7-1 during their current home stand and are trailing by three games overall and just two in the loss column. Flores entered the...

Jul 10 2016

Barcelona launches social media campaign in support of Messi

The court also ordered Messi to pay a fine of 2 million Euros and his father to pay a fine of 1.5 million Euros. Messi has always denied any knowledge of his tax affair...

Jul 10 2016

What drivers expect for Saturday night's Kentucky race

Busch led 185 laps and caught a huge break before surviving a final restart to win Friday's 300-mile NASCAR Xfinity Series race for his first victory on the 1.5 mile tri-...

Jul 10 2016

Cespedes, Syndergaard leave Mets' game vs Nats with injuries

Despite a walk to Curtis Granderson , who reached base five times against the Nationals Thursday night, Strasburg powered through the first few innings with a 97-mph fa...

Jul 10 2016

Andy Murray vs Jo-Wilfried Tsonga, quarter final, Wimbledon 2016

The world No 2 had cruised into the last eight but was taken the distance by Jo-Wilfried Tsonga before coming through 7-6 (12/10) 6-1 3-6 4-6 6-1 after three hours and 53...

Jul 10 2016

Wimbledon 2016: Serena, Kerber to meet in final

It's a repeat of the Melbourne Park final where Kerber stunned Williams in a third set thriller. Serena said making what will be her ninth Wimbledon final isn't eno...

Jul 10 2016

Miami Heat to celebrate Dwyane Wade's career on Friday

The Chicago Tribune reported Wednesday night that the Bulls are preparing to offload the contracts of Jose Calderon and Mike Dunleavy in order to clear enough salar...

Jul 10 2016

What? No drama? Serene Murray making it look easy

His scream of delight was echoed by thousands of fans cheering him on from Henman Hill. I just try my best at this event to make all the people that watch happy. "Since...

Jul 10 2016

Wales boss left to rue semi-final suspensions

We just have to keep doing what we've been doing and we'll stick to that". "At the end of the match we all said that we would have liked to continue because we have a lot...

Jul 10 2016

Andy Murray taking nothing for granted ahead of Jo-Wilfried Tsonga showdown

He's been to the final here, beaten Djokovic and Federer at Wimbledon ". "I just tried to use all of my energy at the beginning of the fifth set to get up early and th...

Jul 10 2016

Nico Rosberg faces no action after British GP qualifying investigation

On their first runs in Q3, Hamilton was fastest again by three-tenths ahead of Rosberg, to the delight of his home support, whose applause was abruptly halted when the ch...

Jul 10 2016

France gears up for huge security operation at Euro 2016

Now they face not just the French football team on the pitch, but the whole French nation plus the whole of Europe. Cristiano Ronaldo was debuting for his countrying in t...

Jul 10 2016

Miesha Tate vs. Amanda Nunes Is The New UFC 200 Main Event

Of course that night he faced Stephan Bonnar, not the reigning light heavyweight champion. Miesha Tate and Amanda Nunes will now serve as the main event of UFC 200 ...

Jul 10 2016

Froome jabs a spectator in the face during Tour de France

I couldn't be happier to be back in yellow". "We get criticism for being poor downhill so why not?" Although that was on the track, he too adopted a unusual cramped pos...

Jul 10 2016

Russian sculls team disqualified from Rio Olympics for doping

Stepanova's evidence helped expose state-backed doping in Russian Federation, which led to the country being banned from worldwide athletics last November. Other worldwid...

Jul 10 2016

Mets' Harvey might need surgery for thoracic outlet syndrome

In a statement, Alderson said the Mets "all feel badly" for Harvey but know "he will work as hard as possible to get back on the field for the 2017 season". This list inc...

Jul 10 2016

NBA Rockets ink $118 million extension with Harden

The deal guarantees that James Harden remains a Rocket for at least 3 more seasons, getting an extra year of service from his previous deal in exchange for a $10 millio...

Jul 10 2016

Croatia, Puerto Rico win in Olympic basketball qualifiers

The Croatian basketball team has qualified for the Olympic Games in Rio next month after beating Italy in the final of the Olympic qualifying tournament in Turin on Sat...