Stories about Sport

Jul 09 2016

Gareth Bale: Wales players' hunger greater than ever after Euro 2016 exit

We want to win the final and give our country a lot of happiness. Cristiano Ronaldo had some kind words for his Real Madrid teammate Gareth Bale, after going head-to-he...

Jul 09 2016

Hamilton makes a quick start at Silverstone

While Hamilton's quickest lap of the second session was nearly half a second quicker than second-placed Daniel Ricciardo, with Max Verstappen in third, the Red Bull drive...

Jul 09 2016

Erik Lamela delivers verdict on new Tottenham kit

Tottenham will wear the new kits for the first time when they travel to Australia for the International Champions Cup. This season, Under Armour, the industry leader in s...

Jul 09 2016

Tranmere Rovers vs. Liverpool: Score, Reaction from 2016 Pre-Season Friendly

The young lads were really good, there were good moments and that's what you have to take in games like this. " Joel Matip had a little surgery during the break - he h...

Jul 09 2016

Mike Conley: Report: Mavs set meeting w/ FA Mike Conley

Parsons expects to sign a max deal, saying as much during a recent question-and-answer session with fans on Twitter . In fact, the likes of Durant and LeBron James coul...

Jul 09 2016

McEnroe working on TV while pupil Milos Raonic on court

Today I sort of persevered. "I remember when I played...in the third round, he messaged me and said , 'Hey, they want me to call your match". "But I don't slip a lot. He...

Jul 09 2016

Wade Confirmed For Bulls, Miami Heat Undervalued Him

Heat owner Micky Arison wished Wade good luck with his new team on Wednesday night. James never been more relatable than he is now, with the revelation that he has such...

Jul 09 2016

Maple Leafs trade Bernier to Ducks for pick

Bernier was acquired by Toronto from the Kings in exchange for Ben Scrivens , Matt Frattin and a second-round pick in 2015. He has 12 shutouts, with a GAA of 2.67 and a...

Jul 09 2016

Double the fun? Merritt moves on in quest for Olympic double

Kendricks wasn't the only one setting Olympic Trials records this week. "I am doing everything in my power and working with my incredible coach to give myself the best sh...

Jul 09 2016

Wallabies look to stretch England out wide in final test

But England's history of two-Test trips to Australia dates back to 1975, when the garrulous, hardnut Gloucester prop Mike Burton was sent off in the "Battle of Ballym...

Jul 09 2016

France, Turkey win in Olympic basketball qualifying tourney

The Gilas will try their hand again on Wendesday night at 5pm UAE time (9pm local Manila time) against the New Zealanders. Canada won 77-69 win over Turkey on Tuesday. Th...

Jul 09 2016

U.S. President Barack Obama delivers speech to packed, cheering Parliament

Trump says free trade has been disastrous for American workers, costing countless thousands of jobs and depressing wages. And it was only last week that Britain voted t...

Jul 09 2016

Highlights of Durant's news conference with Warriors

I don't treat people any differently because I made the decision to play basketball in another city. "But I am also at a point in my life where it is of equal importanc...

Jul 09 2016

Mamadou Sakho anti-doping case dismissed by UEFA

However, the 26 year old maintained his innocence throughout - arguing that while he did take the drug, it had no place being on UEFA's list of banned substances. The ban...

Jul 09 2016

Liga president fears Messi could leave after fraud verdict

The court found the Barcelona star and his father, Jorge Horacio Messi, each guilty of three counts of defrauding tax authorities of 4.1 million euros ($4.6 million). Soc...

Jul 09 2016

There Are Still Good Deals Available In NBA Free Agency

An unheralded second-round pick in 2014 by the Wizards, Clarkson was traded to the Lakers on draft night in exchange for cash considerations. On the surface, this deal ...

Jul 09 2016

Rajon Rondo's blueprint for 'three alphas' to thrive with Bulls

Rondo then went on to say how Wade and Butler work together is up to them - the Bulls hope Wade can also be a mentor figure to Butler - but added he views Butler as the t...

Jul 09 2016

McGuire: Silva Saves Cormier's UFC 200 Bout

But the 205lbs champ says he is just happy to retain his place on the blockbuster card - albeit now third on the bill. "Every time he's moved up to 205, he's looked bette...

Jul 09 2016

England beat Australia 44-40 in third Test

Cheika has been criticised for failing to engage with Jones, his former Randwick team-mate and a predecessor as Wallabies coach, in any mind games during the series. As E...

Jul 09 2016

Family of slain Louisiana man denounces Dallas police deaths

Five police officers were killed and several others were wounded when police were ambushed during a protest in Dallas. Here is how the events unfolded. The officers hav...