Stories about Sport

Aug 31 2018

Luke Shaw earns England recall

England open their Uefa Nations League campaign against Spain at Wembley on 8 September, before facing Switzerland three days later in Leicester for a Kick It Out glob...

Aug 31 2018

Cardinals' Fitzgerald on McCain: 'He was the epitome of toughness'

Later Monday, the President announced he had signed a proclamation to fly the U.S. flag at half-staff until McCain's interment. The president should know a withdrawal f...

Aug 31 2018

Serena Williams opens the US Open in a tutu

When asked by a reporter at the U.S. Open how she and Ohanian would mark their daughter turning one, Williams said , " Olympia doesn't celebrate birthdays". Well she ke...

Aug 31 2018

Why can't Serena Williams wear what she wants to play tennis?

During the French Open back in May, Serena wore a full-length black catsuit, which is created to protect against blood clots, reports The Guardian . "I feel pretty goo...

Aug 31 2018

Why Serena Williams Won't Celebrate Alexis Olympia's First Birthday

Williams, a six-time champion at Flushing Meadows, missed last year's edition as she gave birth to daughter Olympia on September 1. "I think that sometimes we've gone t...

Aug 31 2018

Serena Williams returns in style at US Open

Williams' preparation for the year's final major was not ideal, having played just three matches on USA hard courts and having to postpone her pre-tournament press confer...

Aug 31 2018

Serena Williams reveals why she won't be celebrating daughter's first birthday

By playing her opening match of the US Open in a tutu. "The combination of Serena this year, for example, it will no longer be accepted". There's no risk of that ha...

Aug 31 2018

'I want to help you': Umpire tells Kyrgios to try harder

But Federer believes Lahyani's actions were inappropriate. When asked afterwards about Layhani's intervention, Kyrgios said: "He was concerned about how I was playing, ...

Aug 31 2018

Serena Williams wins US Open first-round tie against Magda Linette

Leave it to Serena Williams to respond to her catsuit ban in the most epic way. Along with serving this major LEWK on the court, Serena also served up a winning gam...

Aug 30 2018

Serena Williams Wins US Open Match In Tutu Following Catsuit Ban

And how did she do it? Topping it off, she wore a pair of sparkling silver sneakers that are also part of the collection, which will be available to shop online soon . J...

Aug 30 2018

Serena Williams, Rafael Nadal on schedule as US Open begins

So everything together", said Halep, who was coming off consecutive runs to the final at hard-court tuneup tournaments at Cincinnati and Montreal. He was 247-15 from 20...

Aug 30 2018

Top seed Simona Halep loses in first round of U.S. Open

Halep becomes the sixth No. 1-seeded woman to lose in the first round of a Grand Slam in the Open era. In last year's U.S. Open, she also lost in the first round, that ti...

Aug 30 2018

Beckham Jr makes National Football League history

As trade rumors circulated in March , one National Football League team reportedly went as far as to have the Giants wide receiver followed by a private investigator. In...

Aug 30 2018

Aaron Rodgers gets an National Football League record $134 million extension

The extension, which includes more than $100 million in guarantees, keeps Rodgers under contract for the next six seasons. The Packers officially announced the contra...

Aug 30 2018

Everton's Yannick Bolasie joins Aston Villa on season long loan

Villa was beaten 1-0 by Fulham in the Championship playoff final last season but it has made a strong start to the new campaign. Meanwhile, Steve Bruce's side would b...

Aug 30 2018

New York Jets Trade Teddy Bridgewater

With New York already having Josh McCown and the third overall pick of the 2018 draft, Sam Darnold , on the roster, Bridgewater was expendable and the team cashed in a...

Aug 30 2018

Harry Kane Says Tottenham Win At Manchester United Is Statement Of Intent

The Clarets know they have to quickly put an end to their early-season slump in order to get their campaign back on track after finishing seventh last term, and getting ...

Aug 30 2018

What Serena Williams' Catsuit Ban Says About Race And Tradition In Tennis

Image: Getty Designed by Off-White founder and Louis Vuitton Menswear creative director, Virgil Abloh , the look consisted of a black one-shoulder dress with Nike's ...

Aug 30 2018

Ranked Halep crashes out of US Open first round

Making her 11th main draw appearance in Flushing Meadows, past year Kanepi completed the best result by a qualifier at U.S. Wawrinka, the 2016 victor who missed last ye...

Aug 30 2018

National Football League team hired a private investigator to follow Odell Beckham Jr

Beckham's future looked much murkier five months ago when Giants co-owner John Mara said "nobody is untouchable" on the current roster after a miserable 3-13 season. Be...