Stories about Sport

Sep 06 2016

Five things Jack Wilshere must do at Bournemouth to kick-start his career…

Eddie Howe is a progressive young manager who likes his teams to play passing football, and it's easy to see how Wilshere can benefit from that. "A player like him do...

Sep 06 2016

BEST welcome ride for 'Silvern' shuttler Sindhu

As Sindhu's parents have their roots in Andhra, many of her relatives are also expected to be there. The coach Gopi Chand was given 1 crore rupees from the government a...

Sep 06 2016

Wawrinka wins in 4 sets, into US Open quarters

Dimitrov said it's all about "a change in plan, a change of a bit of mentality". "It was an unbelievable fight tonight, I was lucky to get through that match". Britain'...

Sep 06 2016

Williams sisters, Murray, del Potro seek QF spots at US Open

Del Potro, the 2009 U.S. Open victor, whose career has been interrupted by a string of wrist surgeries and needed a wild card to get into the year's last grand slam, has ...

Sep 06 2016

Spurs midfielder Alli: I'll play anywhere for England

The former MK Dons youngster is happy to operate where the manager seems fit, as England prepare for their first World Cup qualifier away to Slovakia on Sunday. "I said l...

Sep 06 2016

Quintana extends Vuelta lead after Contador stuns Froome

The 161.5-kilometre stage from the south of Glasgow to Castle Douglas saw a tactical sprint finish won by Greipel, who powered to his fifth Tour of Britain victory in of ...

Sep 06 2016

Carson Wentz named starter for the Eagles

Pederson said he would have been content to let Wentz spend the season watching and learning behind Sam Bradford. "He's such a special guy, that the stage doesn't bothe...

Sep 06 2016

Wisconsin shocks No. 5 LSU, 16-14

For starters, Wisconsin is probably headed back into the AP Top 25 when the next poll comes out on Tuesday. The Badgers gained 180 yards and the Tigers 64. "The guys in t...

Sep 06 2016

Pouille ousts Nadal to reach US Open quarters

Pouille said: 'It's my first match on the centre court here against Rafa. "I'm very happy. This is the most happy I am at the tournament". I'm sad for that, but I fought....

Sep 06 2016

Johnny Manziel enrolled at Texas A&M

But that's precisely where Manziel is hanging out these days, because, according to The Dallas Morning News , he is back on campus at Texas A&M and taking classes. Manzi...

Sep 05 2016

Olympics: Sindhu goes down fighting in badminton final

From the beginning of her Rio campaign, PV Sindhu has exhibited a dominating performance. With the Spanish contingent in the stands cheering her on, Marin grabbed six m...

Sep 05 2016

Rangers coach Buechele misses game for QB son's

Texas is slowly rebuilding under Charlie Strong and the Longhorns could surprise this season by winning a few more games than most think. The head coach of the Bulls wa...

Sep 05 2016

Unchanged West Indies asked to bat first

Lokesh Rahul was unbeaten for India on 110 in just his fourth T20I match, hitting 12 fours and five sixes. But skipper Mahendra Singh Dhoni could only slice a Dwayne Br...

Sep 05 2016

Violet Raseboya Gushes over Boo, Caster Semenya on Social Media

Semenya's innate condition, hyperandrogenism, has made her a marginal figure, diving for safety in mixed zones and escaping the spotlight. Questions had been raised abo...

Sep 05 2016

NFL Practice Squad Rules: Eligibility, salary, size and more

Second, and this is a carry-over from the previous agreement, a player must now have a minimum of six games - up from the current three games - on a practice squad in o...

Sep 04 2016

Allyson Felix Sets Olympic Record As US Women Dominate 4x100M Relay Final

She came in second again in the 2008 Beijing Games to Campbel-Brown in the 200-meter. The win came only 24 hours after Felix had picked up a fifth gold medal in the 4x1...

Sep 04 2016

Veteran character actor Jon Polito has died

Polito died of cancer Thursday at City of Hope Hospital, where he was being treated for multiple myeloma, his manager, Maryellen Mulcahy, told the Associated Press on Fri...

Sep 04 2016

Brady plays 1st half vs. Giants in tuneup for suspension

Brady attempted 19 passes alone in the first quarter. During his absence, backup quarterback Jimmy Garoppolo will temporarily take over Brady's role. Pre season . With ...

Sep 04 2016

Tim Tebow draws mixed reviews for Major League Baseball tryout

Tebow held a workout in front of major league scouts on Tuesday in Los Angeles. "The goal would be to have a career in the big leagues", Tebow said. Here, you might hav...

Sep 04 2016

Alabama vs. USC 2016

They are coming off of a nightmare season in which they lost their head coach, and finished with a record of 8-6. Helton worked as the program's interim coach past year a...