Stories about Sports

Jul 16 2018

Rio Ferdinand explains Mourinho's problem with Paul Pogba

Federation Internationale de Football Association said it had been informed "that due to medical reasons , the boys will not be in a position to travel to Moscow ". Y...

Jul 16 2018

Macron congratulates Putin for hosting 'perfect' World Cup

Players from the Montreal Impact are watching this game with much interest. Emmanuel Macron, elected past year with two-thirds of the vote, was captured celebrating in ...

Jul 15 2018

England And Belgium Name Starting Lineups For World Cup 3rd Place Play-Off

Belgium (3-4-3): Thibaut Courtois; Toby Alderweireld , Vincent Kompany , Jan Vertonghen; Thomas Meunier, Axel Witsel, Youri Tielemans, Nacer Chadli; Kevin De Bruyne...

Jul 14 2018

Isaiah Thomas, Nuggets Agree On One-Year Deal For Minimum

Isaiah Thomas has finally found a new home. After opening his National Basketball Association career with the Sacramento Kings in 2011-12 and subsequently playing for ...

Jul 14 2018

Papa John's to pull founder from marketing

Schnatter released a statement Wednesday apologizing, which said in part, "Regardless of the context, I apologize". Still, Hollingsworth said he doesn't think the lat...

Jul 14 2018

Rafael Nadal wins the second set against Novak Djokovic

However, they have since engaged in some epic battles and the score overall is remarkably close: Djokovic has won 26 of their matches but Nadal could level things this af...

Jul 14 2018

Djokovic beats darkness to reach quarter-finals

After serving his way to a 2-1 lead in the third set, Djokovic ramped up his efforts and was met head-on with Nishikori's increase in tempo, but the No. Djukanovic, on ho...

Jul 14 2018

Antonio Conte: Chelsea sack Italian after two years in charge

With confirmation coming through on Friday morning that Antonio Conte had been relieved of his duties as head coach, leaving the way clear for former Napoli manager ...

Jul 14 2018

Kerber holds nerve on seventh match point to reach Wimbledon semi-finals

Ostapenko was able to pull one of the breaks back, but was soon in trouble again, staring down four break points. Roger Federer has been pushed off Wimbledon's Centre...

Jul 13 2018

Kerber 2-3 Ostapenko in first set

That's wildly impressive. Believe me, I know she wants to go out there and win. Ostapenko, seeded 12th at SW19, threw everything at her opponent but was not able to hau...

Jul 13 2018

Trump, after questioning Mays Brexit plan, arrives in hot spot Britain

A giant baby Trump blimp is set to fly over London during the U.S. president's visit to the UK. Trump flew in after a fraught North Atlantic Treaty Organisation sum...

Jul 12 2018

Wimbledon wont budge on World Cup final clash

England go up against talented opponents in Croatia who stand as thriving dark horses in a very competitive World Cup in Russian Federation. Still, spectators will ...

Jul 12 2018

Panthers pass on 2018 supplemental draft class

A three-year starter for the Bulldogs at safety, Bryant primarily lined up to the wide side of the formation as a junior with reps deep and over the slot. It's not known ...

Jul 11 2018

Lovren ready for Kane test at World Cup

Strong, mobile, indefatigable and good in the air, Mandzukic looks to make life as hard as possible for the defence, stretching play to allow the likes of Modric the spac...

Jul 11 2018

Croatia beat Russian Federation on penalties to set up England semi-final

If England do beat Sweden and reach the last four, their next match will be in Moscow on Wednesday night, which will be far more accessible. The first 20 minutes we...

Jul 11 2018

Houston Is Reportedly Making a Run at Carmelo Anthony

Anthony, 34, still has a no-trade clause that must be waived if he wants to facilitate a trade out of Oklahoma City before next season. Luc Mbah a Moute , who averaged...

Jul 11 2018

Julia Goerges advances to Wimbledon semi-final to face Serena Williams

She missed Wimbledon a year ago because she was pregnant, going about 16 months between Grand Slam tournaments, so her ranking is just outside the top 180. Wimbledon ...

Jul 10 2018

Croatia Rewrite History and Reach Semi-Final

Croatia only needed nine minutes to reply when Kramaric headed home after Mandzukic broke down the left and found him perfectly. That goal came after Mario Mandzukic c...

Jul 10 2018

Wimbledon: Alexander Zverev battles illness to stay in contention

He said: "I'm proud of qualifying here, of winning three five set matches, and this match in particular because I was two sets down". After reaching the quarterfinals o...

Jul 10 2018

Roger Federer Defeats Lukas Lacko easily at 2018 Wimbledon

Next up for Federer is a third round tie against 39-year-old Croatian Ivo Karlovic or German world number 64 Jan-Lennard Struff. The defending champion won 6-4, 6-4, 6-...