Stories about Sport

Jan 24 2017

Brit Johanna Konta books Australian Open quarter-final clash against Serena Williams

Kuznetsova dismissed that her previous match rendered her powerless versus her countrywoman, but the two-time Grand Slam champion noted she wasn't at her best. Crowd favo...

Jan 24 2017

Ex-Bastia man Palmieri questions Balotelli racial abuse claims

The Italy global appears to say something to Ciccolini as he walks by him, to which the Bastia boss clearly replies in French: "Do you think I'm scared of you or what?"...

Jan 24 2017

Chargers set to hire Gus Bradley as defensive co-ordinator

He spent four seasons as defensive coordinator with the Seattle Seahawks (2009-12) and began his National Football League coaching career as a defensive quality control a...

Jan 24 2017

Reasons Why This English Defender Deserves Another Chance At Manchester United

In his time at the St Marys, Shaw established himself as the first choice under Ronald Koeman and helped the Saints to some important victories. And while Mourinho did ...

Jan 24 2017

Ogier wins rally of Monte Carlo

Although he was able to make running repairs and finish the stage, Neuville lost 32 minutes and dropped to 16 overall. Ogier fell from second to ninth when he slid off ...

Jan 24 2017

Eric Bledsoe scores career-high 40 in Suns' win vs. Raptors

Anthony scored 30 or more points in his third-straight home game for the first time in three years, and finished with 31 points, seven rebounds, and six assists, while pl...

Jan 23 2017

Palace players not to blame for last-gasp defeat, claims Allardyce

Seamus Coleman's goal three minutes from time condemned Palace to their fourth straight defeat and they have only picked up one point under new manager Sam Allardyce. "...

Jan 23 2017

Conte hopes Costa speculation is over

Costa was also said to be considering leaving the club, but Conte, 47, stated that the player is happy playing at Stamford bridge. "They have had more time to work with...

Jan 23 2017

Hadwin on PGA Tour career upswing takes lead with 59

Hadwin acknowledged being nervous "so I was happy to see the putt drop on 18. I was thinking about it, I knew exactly where I was, I knew exactly what I needed to do, it ...

Jan 23 2017

Wenger: "I just should have shut up and apologised"

The time added on as a effect of that incident served to provide an extraordinary conclusion to the contest, in which the Clarets thought they had grabbed a point, when s...

Jan 23 2017

Pittsburgh Steelers v. New England Patriots: AFC Championship Preview

But in many of those games, Roethlisberger has played well. Can the Steelers pick up their 10th straight win and defeat the Patriots? If anything, the Patriots ...

Jan 22 2017

Embiid scores 26, 76ers beat Raptors 94-89

I just kept working, that's the main thing. Though it's not relevant to tonight's matchup, it's fun to imagine what this team will look like when Ben Simmons joins them a...

Jan 22 2017

Antonio Conte Assures Costa Will Stay At Chelsea

Of course, it would be naive for any supporter to assume that the stadium revamp means that Costa's future with the Blues is secure. On paper it's an easy game for Che...

Jan 22 2017

Wayne Rooney breaks Bobby Charlton's goal record for Manchester United

The Red Devils skipper became Manchester United's leading goal-scorer after the 31-year-old netted in the fourth minute of added time to take his tally to 250 goals...

Jan 22 2017

Ghana beat Mali to reach Africa Cup of Nations quarter-finals

Thomas, as he is affectionately known, put up a commanding display in the middle to aid the Black Stars grind out a positive result to seal qualification into the qua...

Jan 21 2017

Ravens' Zach Orr handles retirement with class, wonderful appreciation

The news comes hours after a tweet from Jason LaCanfora of CBSSports.com suggested Orr and the Ravens were negotiating an extension. Orr, though, expressed appreciation...

Jan 21 2017

San Antonio Spurs' Pau Gasol fractures hand during warm ups

The San Antonio Spurs will be without Pau Gasol an indeterminate amount of time after the center underwent surgery to fix his hand. Gasol's size is still useful, but the ...

Jan 21 2017

Dan Evans progresses to last 16 at Australian Open

Just screaming at me when I'm getting my towel. There's nothing on that tennis court which could be hell, is there? Evans' victory means he has now reached three cons...

Jan 21 2017

Patrick Bamford open to return despite £10m Middlesbrough switch

Following Villa's relegation, he came on as a late substitute in August against Rotherham but then joined Middlesbrough on a four-and-a-half year deal in August. Bamford ...

Jan 21 2017

Steelers vs Patriots: Complete Vegas betting lines for 2017 AFC Championship Game

If these two bend-don't-break defenses do come up with some big plays on Sunday, there could be some value in the OVER 3.5 field goals at +125. The 39-year-old had a 112....