Stories about Sports

Aug 12 2016

NBC's Al Trautwig apologizes for comments about Simone Biles' parents

Though he is not in touch with Biles he watches her progress on TV. In Rio, Simone has managed to score a gold. She is also reportedly dating Brazilian athlete Arthur M...

Aug 12 2016

Justin Rose makes first hole-in-one in Olympic history

Not only will the long-injured Woods not be on hand when the Olympic men's golf competition begins on Thursday in Rio de Janeiro, neither will the current top four men in...

Aug 11 2016

What to watch at the Rio Games on Sunday

After a 112-year absence from the Olympic schedule, golf will make its long awaited return to Olympic competition this week in Rio. Awarding the top spot to an establishe...

Aug 11 2016

Misbah says Pakistan must find reverse gear

These bowlers know what to do especially how to take care of the ball day, how to reverse it specially. Misbah said: 'Obviously we were also a little bit concerned abou...

Aug 11 2016

Indian women's archery team beats Colombia to reach Olympics quarters

Esebua scored a flawless 10 and Deepika followed it up with a ideal 10 for herself. However, Russia then won the last set by a single point to take the game to a shoot-of...

Aug 11 2016

Pacquiao comeback fight vs. Vargas is on Nov. 5 in Las Vegas

Pacquiao's manager, Michael Koncz, added that a promotional tour will take place between September 8 and 10, while the fight contracts will be signed and sealed soon. Aru...

Aug 10 2016

Paul Pogba: Did Man United signing just confirm Real Madrid interest?

It surpasses the £85m that Real Madrid paid Tottenham for Wales forward Gareth Bale in 2013. Manager Jose Mourinho said the France global could be "the heart of the...

Aug 10 2016

Kevin Durant leads the way as United States of America dominates China

Only four other players - DeMar DeRozan, DeMarcus Cousins , Klay Thompson and Kyrie Irving - have played worldwide tournaments for Team USA. "We know how hard it is t...

Aug 10 2016

Jay Pharoah, Taran Killam exiting 'Saturday Night Live'

Killam was gracious on Twitter . While Kiillam gave an in-depth interview about the details of his departure , Pharoah declined to comment further than an affirmati...

Aug 10 2016

Britney Griner and The USA Women's Basketball Team defeat Spain 103-63

Team USA has taken home the gold medal in women's basketball at the last five summer games, and their debut in Rio proved why they were the favorite and was a good sign o...

Aug 09 2016

Orioles: Significant Win Over the Blue Jays

Before that, they won 11 straight against Colorado - including a 7-0 mark last season. Toronto's run to close out last season did not start until this time past year. "...

Aug 09 2016

Conor McGregor vows he'll defeat Nate Diaz in their upcoming rematch

McGregor offered an apology of sorts on Twitter to those WWE fans he offended with his criticism. "Why don't you get your head out of Dana White's a**", tweeted Kur...

Aug 09 2016

US men's basketball romps past China in Olympic opener

China stays competitive with Team USA in the first five minutes of the final quarter, scoring 14 points against the Americans' 16. Teammate Carmelo Anthony thinks we sh...

Aug 09 2016

Eric Ebron misses practice, but walks without crutches or boot

Ebron set a career high with 89 yards in Joe Lombardi's final game as Lions offensive coordinator previous year before Lombardi was replaced midseason by the immortal Jim...

Aug 09 2016

US men romp past China 119-62 in Olympic basketball opener

USA Basketball is rolling to kick off the Olympics . His reply indicated that for this team the Olympics are much more about an experience - playing for a feeling in...

Aug 08 2016

Rio Olympics: India women's archery team to take on Russian Federation in quarters

Among the Russians, Ksenia Perova was the standout performer with Inna Stepanova and Tuiana Dashidorzhieva also coming up with consistent performances. Her efforts, howev...

Aug 08 2016

Jitu carries India's medal hopes on day 1 of Olympics

Singled out as a sure shot medal hope by National Rifles Association of India President, Jitu Rai's world came crashing down as he failed to manage anything spectacular w...

Aug 08 2016

Chris Froome talks up chances of Steve Cummings in road race

Welshman Geraint Thomas crashed on the final descent, blowing a medal-winning position, while Tour de France champion Chris Froome left his dash for glory too late. Two w...

Aug 08 2016

Celtic sign Scott Sinclair from Aston Villa in £3.5m deal

However, Sinclair pounced for the Celtic victor with nine minutes to go. Walker won the penalty kick but there was no contact from Kieran Tierney when the Hearts man ...

Aug 08 2016

Olympic swimming results 2016: Australia wins gold in women's 4x100m freestyle relay

And Australia has the hallmarks of making an identical opening to the Games with 20-year-old young gun Mack Horton a red-hot chance to win the 400m freestyle final sh...