Stories about Sport

Aug 12 2018

Tiger Woods begins first PGA round since 2015

An elite field with 98 of the world's 100 top-ranked players gathers at Bellerive Country Club for the year's final major tournament, which starts Thursday. And he still ...

Aug 12 2018

Sarri learns lessons from Chelsea's opening win at Huddersfield

I think there were some personal reasons, so I can not go on personal reasons". They made Chelsea uncomfortable throughout the opening period, and new signing Terence K...

Aug 12 2018

Premier League promoted clubs: Wolves, Fulham show transfer ambition; Cardiff less so

The closest any club had come to not signing a player was in the summer of 2003, when Leeds United signed only Jody Morris for free. We go with everything we have in that...

Aug 12 2018

Tony Finau makes 10 birdies in US PGA Championship

He had three more birdies on the back nine, finished with a bogey and it added to a 66. Perhaps all that hacking caught up with Scott, whose only bogey Friday came on h...

Aug 12 2018

PGA Championship: Dustin Johnson, Rory McIlroy lead odds

The 14-time major victor had a bad weekend in the WGC Bridgestone Invitational, but Woods has been playing good golf of late with a sixth place finish at the British Open...

Aug 12 2018

Bairstow and Woakes put England in strong position

Joe Root (19) had battled through a hard spell when he first came to the crease and was set to be rewarded with more favourable conditions in the afternoon, only to be un...

Aug 12 2018

England v India: Rain delays start of second Test at Lord's

Joe Root's men, meanwhile, will hope to break England's winless jinx against Asian teams at the home of cricket. But Thursday's rain might just have altered the dynamic...

Aug 12 2018

Molinari continues rise up US PGA Championship leaderboard

He tied for third at that tournament, his best finish at a major since 2009. "In the practice rounds, I thought you've got a good chance of shooting a low score", said ...

Aug 11 2018

Liverpool boss Klopp: Big spending always going to happen

Of course, Pele could have easily said that he was backing Manchester City with their Brazilian quartet of Gabriel Jesus, Fernandinho, Ederson and Danilo. Alisson does...

Aug 11 2018

England v India: second Test, day two

Only four days are left in the yet-to-start second Test between England and India at Lord's Cricket Ground here, and the players and fans will hope that the rain Gods...

Aug 11 2018

Baker Mayfield completes first TD pass of pro career

It's only one preseason game, but there were plenty of reasons to be hopeful. Just some new things for me. "After the first game you see a lot about things you need to ...

Aug 11 2018

EPL: Hodgson extends Crystal Palace contract

It is a busy day for Fulham , with the Cottagers also looking to wrap up several more deals including a stunning swop for Atletico Madrid striker Luciano Vietto . I...

Aug 11 2018

Carragher: New Arsenal boss Emery compared to Rafa Benitez

However, despite reported interest from Valencia , Emery is unwilling to sell the England worldwide, revealing that only Carl Jenkinson , David Ospina and Joel Campb...

Aug 11 2018

Alexis Sanchez: Man Utd's objective must be to win trophies in 2018/19

Following a successful summer in which he helped France to win the World Cup, Pogba's future at United has been the subject of speculation over the last week of the Pr...

Aug 11 2018

Sergio Rico on loan at Fulham until the end of the season

Sevilla have transferred a player who they were trying to move after a hard season and Fulham hope they can give him the support and confidence he's lacked after the A...

Aug 11 2018

Parents of man killed by punch say condolences 'too late'

Police confirmed to the AP that Szabo, who was visiting the city from Boca Raton, Florida, banged on the window of Jones's SUV while looking for his Uber ride after his...

Aug 11 2018

Be careful of Baker Mayfield debut, but it was impressive

Mayfield found tight end David Njoku on a 10-yard TD pass to cap a 14-play, 72-yard drive on his second series. Callaway, the Browns' fourth-round pick, played despit...

Aug 11 2018

Second Test, Day two

India captain Virat Kohli may field the same playing XI for two consecutive Test matches for the first time since he took over as captain in the longer formats in 20...

Aug 11 2018

Kelvin Benjamin complimented Panthers WR after preseason game

The receiver didn't seem too eager to talk to his former quarterback in the exchange, which you can see here . It's safe to say that this beef is not over just yet. Af...

Aug 11 2018

USA Basketball, NBA 'blindsided' by new NCAA agent rule

The announcement that USA Basketball would determine which players would be permitted to hire agents apparently "blindsided" both that organization, who are not viewed as...