Stories about Sport

Jul 09 2016

Jays "Send Saunders" and win big against KC Royals

After the Blue Jays loaded the bases against Justin Wilson (2-2) with two outs in the eighth, Alex Wilson came on to face Tulowitzki but surrendered a two-run single to...

Jul 09 2016

Stellar outing gives Chen a long-awaited 5th Major League Baseball win

The second blast was the 200th of Stanton's career and gave him homers in four consecutive at-bats. "Tomorrow I think I will be more settled down". "I was little bit ex...

Jul 09 2016

Daniel Cormier Speaks Out About Anderson Fight At UFC 200

Silva will face Cormier in a three-round non-title fight on the main card, and the Brazilian hopes Jones isn't too upset with the news. It's a gutsy move, but Silva sai...

Jul 09 2016

Salvador Perez sends Royals to 4-3 win over Mariners

He gave up just the two runs, but allowed runners in every inning but the third.NOTES: Seattle 3B Kyle Seager extended his hitting streak to 10 games with a two-out singl...

Jul 09 2016

Perez sends Royals to 4-3 win over Mariners

The Kansas City Royals are slipping in the wrong direction and look to snap out of their recent funk when they host the Seattle Mariners in the opener of a four-game se...

Jul 09 2016

Salvador Perez sends Royals to 4-3 win over Mariners

He gave up just the two runs, but allowed runners in every inning but the third.NOTES: Seattle 3B Kyle Seager extended his hitting streak to 10 games with a two-out singl...

Jul 09 2016

UEFA Euro 2016 Semi-Final 2; France Advances to Final

However, he nervelessly stepped up to score from the spot after Bastian Schweinsteiger had been penalised for handball in first-half added time . Griezmann, who could ...

Jul 09 2016

Germany win epic shootout to end Italy jinx

Germany have grown steadily stronger as the tournament has progressed and Muller added: "We are playing like real men and deserved to beat Italy ". While some of the ...

Jul 09 2016

Raonic beats Federer to make Wimbledon final

Hungary's Babos and Kazakhstan's Shvedova defeated Raquel Atawo and Abigail Spears of the United States 6-4, 6-4 in the other semifinal. Serena and Venus Williams advan...

Jul 09 2016

Ronaldo, Portugal beat Croatia 1-0 at European Championship

Carvalho lofted a smart chipped ball over the top for Ronaldo to run onto, but for some reason the captain, who had been a willing runner all night, had stopped. Coleman ...

Jul 09 2016

Raonic stuns Federer to reach Wimbledon final

Raonic triumphed 6-3, 6-7, 4-6, 7-5, 6-3 over Federer, who said: "I pushed him on a few service games, couldn't get it done". No. 6-seed Milos Raonic advanced to hi...

Jul 09 2016

Mets 9, Nationals 7-Wilmer Flores comes through again

Taylor , placing first baseman Ryan Zimmerman on the disabled list, and sending pitcher Lucas Giolito down to Triple-A Syracuse. After smacking the homer to center, Har...

Jul 09 2016

Wales achievements set to be recognised by Cardiff homecoming party

Cristiano Ronaldo became the "Dragon-slayer" as his record-equalling ninth European Championship goal powered Portugal past Real Madrid teammate Gareth Bales' Wales a...

Jul 09 2016

Wimbledon 2016: Angelique Kerber outguns Venus Williams to set up final showdown

While Williams will be looking for vengeance, Kerber is confident that she has what it takes to beat the defending champion. Angelique Kerber has just one hurdle to c...

Jul 09 2016

Newlywed transit officer among 5 killed in Dallas

The suspected gunman killed in a stand-off with Dallas police was an army veteran who served in Afghanistan. A week of violence, a week of emotion across the country af...

Jul 09 2016

Tomas Berdych vs Andy Murray

HE let slip a two-set lead, but Wimbledon favourite Andy Murray has made it through to his seventh semi-final in London . Today was a tough match. It took the full f...

Jul 09 2016

Mike Conley, Memphis Grizzlies Agree To Largest Contract In NBA History

Parsons opted out of the final year of his contract, along with star forward Dirk Nowitzki and point guard Deron Williams , who played one season with his hometown team ...

Jul 09 2016

Nick Kyrgios through to last 16 clash with Andy Murray

But Murray was simply far too good on centre court , with his array of drop shots and scorching backhands never giving Kyrgios a chance. Murray, who did not face a bre...

Jul 09 2016

Kevin Durant says Russell Westbrook 'respected' decision to leave Thunder

The Warriors say they sold 1,000 Durant jerseys within two hours of posting them for sale online. WhatIf Sports ran the same simulations with the rosters that have taken ...

Jul 09 2016

Mariners drop third straight to Houston 9-8

It was a disappointing end to a miserable three-game series in Houston where the Mariners were swept and fell to 43-42 on the season. Five teams - Boston, Toronto, Detr...