Stories about Sport

Jul 18 2016

Popovich bids farewell to Duncan

Croix-born Duncan on Monday, July 11, 2016 . He led the Spurs to five NBA Championships . Duncan , a three-time NBA Finals MVP and a two-time regular season MVP,...

Jul 18 2016

Mike Pence: Trump 'Like no Leader since Ronald Reagan'

We like to say IN is a state that works. Mr Trump said his selection for running mate is one that will help him restore manufacturing jobs nationwide and protect reli...

Jul 17 2016

Another one in the Bag! Williams Sisters win 6th Wimbledon Doubles Title

The 34-year-old tennis champion, who beat Angelique Kerber in straight sets, said the recent shootings in Dallas have done nothing to ease racial tensions. In Melbourne I...

Jul 17 2016

Portugal's Quaresma says Ronaldo is the only footballer I admire

France , comparatively, is a better team. Antoine Griezmann's six-goal haul at Euro 2016 has seen him named Player of the Tournament by UEFA. "I had already won everyth...

Jul 17 2016

Wales progress to their first Euro SF

Coleman recalled that Wales have never played at a Euro before and that their best previous showing at a big event was a quarterfinal berth 58 years ago at the 1958 Wor...

Jul 17 2016

Starting XI: Wigan Athletic v Manchester United - Pre-Season Friendly 2016

The most important is that the team wins games. The huge ovation as he waved towards the fans at the end of the match suggested that unanimous support from the stands...

Jul 17 2016

Belgian FA: 'We would consider Louis van Gaal for national team role'

Former Manchester United manager Louis van Gaal has emerged as a possible candidate for the recently vacated role as Belgium coach, according to the Mirror . unless the ...

Jul 17 2016

Blue Jays sign Justin Smoak to 2-year, $8.25M extension

Reddick walked with two outs, moved to second on Davis' single and came around to score on Vogt's single up the middle. Oakland's long road back from a four-run deficit...

Jul 17 2016

Mick Jagger, 72, to become a father for the eighth time

Hamrick has been described by Jagger's spokesman as " surprised and happy " by their news. "He's been incredibly supportive", the source said. Jagger will have goo...

Jul 17 2016

Rory McIlroy breaks club after awful shot at British Open

The Hollywood native managed just two birdies in his two over par round of 73, leaving him well adrift of the leaders at Royal Troon . "It was tough. "I just wish I'd ...

Jul 17 2016

Mourinho, Januzaj big influence on Man Utd move — Henrikh Mkhitaryan

Mkhitaryan, 27, made 140 appearances and scored 41 goals for Borussia Dortmund after joining them in 2013. Mkhitaryan said: "I am very proud to join Manchester Unite...

Jul 16 2016

Denver Broncos nearing deal with Von Miller, $61M guarantee seen

Regardless of what Miller thinks of the tag, the reality is that he believes he'll more than make up the $14.129 million he'll lose by not playing in 2016 if he signs an ...

Jul 16 2016

Rory McIlroy Bashes Golf's Drug Testing, Presence At Olympics

McIlroy added: "I think I would have elaborated a little bit on the "grow the game" comment". "I got into golf to win championships, and major championships". None of the...

Jul 16 2016

Lakers' Larry Nance Jr. suffers 'probable fracture' in right hand

He stayed down on the baseline for a few moments before rising with the help of trainers and walking back to the locker room, his right arm bent at his waist; shortly the...

Jul 16 2016

A New Day, New Weather and Old Challenge for Mickelson

That is likely to be one of the top scores of the day. The gusts topped out at just over 30 miles per hour (48 kph). "It doesn't really matter to me". I knew it and wit...

Jul 16 2016

Former Hog Running Back Arrested in Fayetteville

Reportedly, police responded to a call about an intoxicated driver and found Williams. According to the police report , Williams had bloodshot eyes, slurred speech and...

Jul 16 2016

Earnhardt Jr. a scratch in NH with concussion symptoms

Duchardt said a decision probably would have to be made by Wednesday, to give the team time to prepare the vehicle and fit the seat for Gordon , a five-time Brickyard ...

Jul 15 2016

Silver wants more balance after Durant move

After the acquisition of free agent superstar Kevin Durant , the Warriors had to let go some of its most reliable bench players such as Harrison Barnes , Festus Ezeli...

Jul 15 2016

India PM calls emergency meeting as Kashmir death toll rises

Doctors at a main government hospital say they performed more eye surgeries in the last three days than they ever did in three years. Most shops were shuttered, businesse...

Jul 15 2016

Oosthuizen makes hole-in-1 at British Open

Colin Montgomerie, boosted by one of the best strokes of his 29-year career, had the home crowd eating out of the palm of his hand as he posted a level-par 71 in the Brit...