Stories about Sports

Jul 04 2017

Who will win the 2017 Wimbledon women's title?

And to switch to grass, it kind of limited the level, because of the surface obviously, points are way shorter, it's faster, you can't develop the same intensity, the sam...

Jul 04 2017

Venus Williams emotional at Wimbledon after question about vehicle accident

Witnesses reportedly said she was driving her SUV through a red light at the intersection and into Mrs Barson's saloon vehicle. Her mother, Lisa was driving the vehicle a...

Jul 03 2017

South Africa skittle West Indies for 48 in Leicester

Chedean Nation, with 26, was the only West Indies batsman to make double figures as South Africa captain Dane van Niekerk became the first bowler, in either men's or wo...

Jul 02 2017

Gordon Hayward opts out of contract with Jazz, enters free agency

I do, however, fear that president of basketball operations Danny Ainge is getting caught up in emotions. The free agency period begins at 10 p.m. MDT Friday. It is fu...

Jul 02 2017

Murray will be fit to play, insists Lendl

Maybe at, like, the age of six, I thought: 'OK, I can play like him.' After that I don't remember anyone. "I have nothing to lose". Elsewhere, world number two Novak D...

Jul 02 2017

76ers sign Redick to one-year, $23M deal

This marks the second Clippers starter lost in just a few days after the team traded point guard Chris Paul to the Rockets. Redick himself seemed to confirm the news,...

Jul 02 2017

Minnesota trading Ricky Rubio to Utah for first-round pick

This comes after the Timberwolves announced Friday they acquired a 2018 first-round pick from the Utah Jazz in exchange for point guard Ricky Rubio . Shooting is st...

Jul 01 2017

Los Angeles gives go-ahead to George Lucas's Museum of Narrative Art

The Lucas collection is believed to comprise around 10,000 paintings, illustrations and other items, and features works by Norman Rockwell , N.C. Wyeth, Thomas Hart Ben...

Jul 01 2017

Supreme Court's travel ban ruling: Everything you need to know

It was a legal win for the administration - to an extent. Until then, any action the Trump administration takes around the travel ban could be reversed by the court's upc...

Jul 01 2017

Tonya Evinger Replaces Megan Anderson Against Cris Cyborg at UFC 214

She'll look to add a UFC championship to her resume when she face Cyborg. Brett Okamoto breaks down the news that Cris "Cyborg" will now face Tonya Evinger at UFC 214 ...

Jul 01 2017

Malcolm Brogdon wins NBA Rookie of the Year

Brogdon beat out 76ers small forward Dario Saric and forward Joel Embiid . Embiid - who just finished his third season in the National Basketball Association despite...

Jun 30 2017

Takata files for bankruptcy amid airbag inflator recall

In Japan , the recall affects close to 19 million vehicles and is 73 percent complete, a spokesman at the country's transport ministry said this month. KSS says that b...

Jun 30 2017

Former player Venkatesh Prasad applies for the job of India's coach

In other news, a source from Times of India has revealed that BCCI had approached Sehwag to apply for the coveted post after Committee of Administrators (CoA) was ups...

Jun 29 2017

Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho accused of tax evasion in Spain

Lionel Messi and Javier Mascherano , among others, have already been convicted. Spanish tax authorities have alleged that Mourinho has stolen $ 33 million euro in 2...

Jun 28 2017

Kevin Harvick wins at Sonona for 1st victory of season

Also, remember that all the playoff points a driver earns - through stage wins (one point) and race wins (five points) - will stay with them through the first three round...

Jun 28 2017

D'Antoni named NBA Coach of the Year

Popovich is nearly always a finalist for NBA Coach of the Year. D'Antoni was named Coach of the Year in 2004-05 with the Phoenix Suns . Gregg Popovich of the San An...

Jun 28 2017

It's time for No. 1 pick Fultz to turn 76ers into winners

The Los Angeles Lakers took UCLA point guard Lonzo Ball with the second overall pick. Gone are the years of starting lineups featuring the likes of Tony Wroten and Henr...

Jun 28 2017

Cristiano Ronaldo closes in on Puskas' record

Mexico took advantage of a mix-up in the Russian defence in a match on Saturday (June 24) to score an extraordinary goal which gave the team a 2-1 win and knocked the ...

Jun 27 2017

Chelsea 1st to visit Tottenham at Wembley in Premier League

Elsewhere on the final day, Liverpool host Brighton , Chelsea will travel to St James' Park to face Newcastle and Tottenham face Leicester. The other Premier ...

Jun 27 2017

Justine Kish loses battle of the bowel inside the Octagon

Felice Herrig holds a 4-1 record inside the Ultimate Fighting Championship and has won three bouts in a row, but it's safe to say that she doesn't feel like her promo...