Stories about Sport

Jul 11 2016

Andy Murray beats Milos Raonic in straight sets for second Wimbledon crown

Those wins helped Raonic become the first man representing Canada to reach a major final. "It's the most important tournament for me every year", Murray said as he held...

Jul 11 2016

Heat sign Wayne Ellington

Ellington has had stops in Minnesota, Memphis, Cleveland, Dallas, the Lakers and Nets. His career high for 3-pointers in a game is seven, done twice - both times against ...

Jul 11 2016

Taylor relishing Wales' Bale vs Portugal's Ronaldo at Euro 2016

It is indescribable. Four years ago we were as far away from this as you could be". "It's a great example by everybody that if you just believe, work hard enough... Poo...

Jul 11 2016

Murray wins Wimbledon, beats Raonic in 3 sets

Later Sunday, Shapovalov and Canadian partner Felix Auger-Aliassime lost in the doubles final to Kenneth Raisma of Estonia and Stefanos Tsitsipas of Greece 4-6, 6-4, 6-2....

Jul 11 2016

Andy Murray wins 1st set 6-4 in Wimbledon final

Andy Murray claimed his second Wimbledon title with a clinical 6-4, 7-6(3), 7-6(2) defeat of big-serving Canadian Milos Raonic on Centre Court on Sunday. It was a hamme...

Jul 11 2016

Martinez, Tigers end Jays' win streak at seven games

Catcher James McCann said Sanchez has been paying a heavy price for his mistakes so far this season. "I told everyone from Day 1 when I walked into spring training how sp...

Jul 11 2016

Paperwork is being signed: Manchester United could unveil Paul Pogba next week

According to Spanish journalist Guillem Balague, the La Liga giants will struggle to match United's record-breaking £100m bid. "Real Madrid have basically said 'no way ...

Jul 11 2016

Masterful Murray clinches second Wimbledon title

Andy Murray of Britain celebrates a point against Milos Raonic of Canada during the men's singles final on the fourteenth day of the Wimbledon Tennis Championships in Lo...

Jul 11 2016

Hunt: I will put Lesnar to sleep

Many WWE fans think that a Lesnar loss at UFC 200 will hurt his drawing power for the company. I guess the only real thing to speculate over is just who Brock will fa...

Jul 11 2016

Man Utd confident of Pogba deal, Chelsea's Messi ploy, Liverpool talks end

Pogba might just be his third gift to Manchester United. Manchester United should sign N'Golo Kante and Dimitri Payet with the money they are spending on Paul Pogba ...

Jul 11 2016

UFC 200: Brock Lesnar wins in return, Miesha Tate stunned

Everybody knows that. I respect Miesha a lot and I'm the new champion. Daniel Cormier took on Anderson Silva, a last-minute replacement for Jon Jones after the form...

Jul 11 2016

UFC 200: Anderson Silva steps in to fight Daniel Cormier

Cormier's light-heavyweight belt won't be on the line tomorrow night in Las Vegas however, with the fight being scheduled as a three round, non-title bout instead. It was...

Jul 10 2016

Story hits 20th and 21st HRs, Rockies beat Phillies 11-2

Philadelphia Phillies left fielder Cody Asche jokes with teammates while waiting to face the Colorado Rockies in a baseball game Friday, July 8, 2016, in Denver. "It wa...

Jul 10 2016

France, Portugal head for Euro 2016 final showdown

The France team also experienced pre-competition problems, with striker Karim Benzema dropped over a blackmail plot involving teammate Mathieu Valbuena, but they have...

Jul 10 2016

EURO 2016: Portugal to face formidable adversary - Paris, France

Cristiano Ronaldo's battle-hardened Portugal stand between hosts France and a cathartic victory in Sunday's Euro 2016 final at Stade de France . "The coach has giv...

Jul 10 2016

Serena doubles up with Venus for second Wimbledon title of the day

Feeling it, not being able to quite get there. Reid, who also plays in the inaugural men's singles final on Sunday, laughed that the closing moments of their victory ov...

Jul 10 2016

Mirim Lee takes three-shot advantage at US Women's Open

Ko's putting has been exemplary all week although she missed a relatively short birdie putt on the par-four fifth hole. Last week: Brooke Henderson won the Cambia Portl...

Jul 10 2016

Manchester United agree world record £102m deal for Juventus powerhouse

Speaking to Sky Sports , Ince said "Sir Alex Ferguson would have been disappointed to have lost him" to Juventus in 2012, but since he has moved there he has improved ...

Jul 10 2016

Murray favourite for title as usual suspects go missing

Murray was seeded to meet world number one Novak Djokovic in another major showdown but the Serb's shock early exit opened the door for sixth seed Raonic to reach his ...

Jul 10 2016

22! Williams tops Kerber at Wimbledon, ties Graf's Slam mark

There was a stunning loss to Roberta Vinci in the U.S. Open semifinals in September, ending Williams' bid for a calendar-year Grand Slam. After her historic win today, ...