Stories about Sport

Apr 16 2018

'Cats Slide Past Rival In Team's First Win Of Season

The team hailed the bus driver as a life-saving hero as she was able to swerve at the last second to avoid a head-on collision. Collin Dunn pitched one inning and gave up...

Apr 16 2018

Jose Mourinho denies Manchester United handed Manchester City the title

Mourinho feels United are quick to face criticism when things go wrong, but believes those claims are rarely countered by plaudits despite occupying second spot in the En...

Apr 13 2018

Gold Coast 2018: More African Athletes Missing At Commonwealth Games

As the search continues for Cameroon's five boxers and three weightlifters, Grevemberg insisted the welfare of the athletes came first. "I admit I feel like I'm 78, but...

Apr 11 2018

Cyclist Michael Goolaerts dies at the Paris-Roubaix race

Sagan became the first defending world champion to win the one-day classic along cobbled streets since Frenchman Bernard Hinault 37 years ago. He was quickly attended by ...

Apr 11 2018

Barcelona 3-1 Leganes: 3 things Barca did right

Celta Vigo gave their hopes of playing in Europe a big boost as Lago Aspas scored a hat-trick in their 4-0 win at home to Sevilla, who looked exhausted following their Ch...

Apr 10 2018

Sebastian Vettel gets strategy right in Bahrain Grand Prix

On the podium, the German said: "I think I came on the radio with 10 laps to go saying everything was under control". Vettel finished 0.134seconds clear of Raikkonen, w...

Apr 09 2018

Floyd Mayweather Takes Shot At Conor McGregor Over Bus Attack

To move to UFC would be provocative to say the least for the boxing great. However, McGregor is facing various legal charges for the incident involving the fighters' bu...

Apr 09 2018

France, Croatia reach Davis Cup semis, Nadal keeps Spain alive

Italian Fognini missed two chances to take the third set against Pouille, failing to serve out at 5-4 and then spurning a break point in the 11th game. On Saturday, Franc...

Apr 08 2018

German Bundesliga Report: Augsburg v Bayern Munich 07 April 2018

Determined to delay Bayern's celebrations, Augsburg looked threatening early on - Caiuby flashing a well-struck effort across the face of goal. Since 2000, Bayern Munich ...

Apr 08 2018

PM Modi to flag off first 12000 HP electric loco from Madhepura

Attacking Congress President Rahul Gandhi whom he referred to as "Rahul Baba", the BJP President said, "he has been given 'an injection" by (NCP President) Sharad Pawar, ...

Apr 08 2018

Nuggets showdown with Timberwolves critical to postseason hopes

Denver opened as a 5-point favorite, while the Over/Under (O/U) for the game has been set at 226.5 points. The Timberwolves own a 5-5 record in their last ten games he...

Apr 06 2018

Conor storms UFC media day in chaotic scene

McGregor responded on Twitter stating, "you'll strip me of nothing ". Nearly as quick as Ferguson withdrew, UFC featherweight champ Max Holloway sprung up to take hi...

Apr 05 2018

AUS vs SA: Mentally, we weren't quite there, says Tim Paine

Chasing an improbable target of 417 runs for victory, South Africa were in trouble at 136/5 when Markram combined with Quinton de Kock to add 147 runs for the sixth wic...

Apr 05 2018

Arsenal vs Stoke: Why Wenger was angry with his players

Meanwhile, Wenger's opinion on Aubameyang's new hairstyle remains unknown. Aubameyang was sporting a special hairdo on the day, with the word "Marina" shaved into the...

Apr 04 2018

Juventus boss Massimiliano Allegri praises "extraordinary" Cristiano Ronaldo

Massimiliano Allegri's side continued to press after the break but Ronaldo struck again in the 64th minute, sending an overhead kick past the motionless Gianluigi Buffo...

Apr 03 2018

MI rallies past Loyola-Chicago in Final Four

Because the Loyola Ramblers were very bit as special as their run to the Final Four suggested they were, and MI did not stretch out toward their 69-57 victory until the...

Apr 03 2018

Yankees lose to Blue Jays on Justin Smoak's 8th-inning grand slam

Although the white stuff was expected to stop coming down later in the morning, there is simply too much cleanup to be done to make the park playable. What's up with the ...

Apr 01 2018

Huskies fall short Notre Dame 91-89 in OT

With only seven healthy scholarship players left, the Irish rallied from second-half deficits in the last three NCAA games. So if they can have that swagger going and can...

Mar 29 2018

Dez Bryant: Still needs to discuss contract

Williams re-signed with the 'Boys last offseason on a four-year, $17 million deal that the team considered a discount, but he did not have a very productive 2017 campaign...

Mar 28 2018

Names fly, but no real heat in Pitt coach search

The 43-year-old Duke graduate worked under Mike Krzyzewski for the past seven years. Capel has spent the past seven seasons at Duke University, including the past fou...