Stories about Sport

Jul 26 2016

High-profile Manchester derby in China has been cancelled

However, The Manchester Evening News highlighted other issues, such as Sunday's training being relocated from the Bird's Nest to the Olympic Sports Center because of so...

Jul 26 2016

IOC decides against full ban on Russian athletes

The decision follows a report of an independent commission of WADA (World Anti-Doping Agency) in which Canadian law professor Richard McLaren said that Russian Fede...

Jul 26 2016

WR Jennings retires after 10 NFL seasons

The 32-year-old Jennings said Monday he can still physically play but has elected to move on from football. Jennings played for the Green Bay Packers for six years be...

Jul 26 2016

Redskins' Junior Galette reportedly out for season after tearing Achilles

Linebacker Junior Galette , who played at St. Joseph of Montvale High, will miss the entire 2016 season after suffering an Achilles tear, according to multiple reports ...

Jul 26 2016

Flyers avoid arbitration, sign Schenn to $20.5M, 4-year deal

Given his youth, the Saskatchewan native is certainly worth considering in dynasty or keeper leagues as well as a slightly cheaper option in daily lineups. "We are very p...

Jul 26 2016

Maple Leafs sign Holland to one-year deal, avoiding arbitration

The Toronto area native announced the news himself on Twitter, posting "Another year living my boyhood dream - Let's rock". Sportsnet's Elliotte Friedman reports th...

Jul 26 2016

Cleveland Browns' Josh Gordon reinstated by National Football League, still faces four-game ban

Gordon will miss Cleveland's games against the Philadelphia Eagles, Baltimore Ravens , Miami Dolphins and Washington Redskins. For a while, it appeared he'd go down as...

Jul 25 2016

Russian sports head Mutko at risk from doping scandal

WADA also wants Russian government officials to be denied access to global competitions, including the upcoming Olympics. A scathing report outlining a state-sanctioned...

Jul 25 2016

White Sox suspend top pitcher Chris Sale for 5 days

The Chicago White Sox have announced a five day suspension for ace pitcher Chris Sale . Sale, who is 14-3 with a 3.18 ERA, leads the American League in strikeouts wi...

Jul 25 2016

Froome stamps authority on day of mourning at Tour de France

Froome was scheduled to compete in the race's first time trial later Friday after organizers decided the hilly 37.5-kilometer (23-mile) leg to La Caverne du Pont-D'Arc in...

Jul 25 2016

Lewis Hamilton wins Hungarian Grand Prix to top driver standings

The stewards said it was completely acceptable. Hamilton , on provisional pole until that point, has his lap ruined by the incident and had to settle for second place....

Jul 25 2016

White Sox suspend Sale, then beat Tigers 4-3 on Eaton single

He is not sick and he hasn't been traded, however. Sale was scratched from his scheduled start and sent home after allegedly expressing his displeasure over having to w...

Jul 25 2016

Orioles place RHP Jimenez on paternity list, recall Wilson

Tonight's start, high strikeout count aside, was textbook Tomlin: no walks, pinpoint precision, and the occasional mistake pitch that ends up in the bleachers (I think th...

Jul 25 2016

Andy Murray: Best is yet to come - Wimbledon champion

I've had some great moments here but also some tough losses the wins feels extra special because of the tough losses, " Murray said. "After I won the first one, I was thi...

Jul 24 2016

Central Texas father, son killed in France attack

Jonathan Paiz with Hill Country Baseball set up an online donation page for the Copeland family with the goal of raising $100,000. Hill Country Baseball, where Brodi...

Jul 24 2016

Rosberg fastest in practice as Hamilton crashes out

He was able to re-start and drive gingerly back to the pits, but after an inspection the team chose to strip his vehicle down. The vehicle was stripped down for repairs...

Jul 24 2016

Kolo Toure's next club decided; Ivorian to reunite with former boss

Experienced centre-back Kolo Toure should officially join Celtic on Sunday, confirms Hoops boss Brendan Rodgers. I think once the keeper [Kasper Schmeichel] signs the...

Jul 24 2016

Giants catcher Posey fouls ball off foot, later leaves game

In fact, he only found himself in trouble twice. Ramiro Pea popped up and Blanco struck out to strand the bases loaded in the fourth inning. The Yankees had allowed onl...

Jul 24 2016

Hamilton shades Rosberg in Hungary practice

Mercedes said Hamilton's vehicle would be fully stripped to be checked out, but jokingly noted it "appears to bounce rather well". Rosberg signs new Mercedes deal: Cham...

Jul 24 2016

Liverpool signs Dutch midfielder Wijnaldum from Newcastle

Much like Moussa Sissoko, it's been little secret that Georginio Wijnaldum was looking to stay in the Premier League - and that opportunity has now presented itself, wi...