Stories about Sports

Aug 25 2016

Dynamic Doubles Duo: Federer, Nadal to team up in Laver Cup

The first Laver Cup - named after Australian legend Rod Laver - will be held from September 22-24 at Prague's 18,000-capacity O2 Arena, which played host to the Davis Cup...

Aug 25 2016

Sindhu, Gopi get rousing reception in Vijayawada

Naidu even held a racquet and played for some time with Sindhu on the dais, amid loud cheers by thousands of students. Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu...

Aug 25 2016

With no deal, Chargers withdraw offer to first-rounder Bosa

With Bosa absent, Darius Philon, Tenny Palepoi and Damion Square are getting additional snaps. "We'll go with what we have", Telesco said. Square will be eligible to ...

Aug 25 2016

Clueless spectators pick up golf balls at Olympics

But it was not until the final hole of a thrilling last round tussle with Open champion and close Ryder Cup partner Henrik Stenson that 36-year-old Rose finally saw off t...

Aug 24 2016

Team USA basketball back on a roll

Paul George added 17 and DeMarcus Cousins 15 off the bench, while Kyrie Irving had eleven. It was a far cry from the Americans' past three games against Australia...

Aug 24 2016

Cleveland Browns' Corey Coleman excited to play in preseason

Cleveland is my team". Gordon (6-foot-3, 225 pounds) practiced for the first time last week after reporting to training camp with a quadriceps injury. Jackson hopes the...

Aug 24 2016

United rediscovering vim and verve under Mourinho

Zlatan Ibrahimovic believes Manchester United can win the Premier League title this season - however they will have to work hard to do so. ― Reuters picMANCHESTER, Aug ...

Aug 24 2016

France's Calmejane claims Vuelta fourth stage

The 23-year-old finished 15 seconds clear of Atapuma (BMC Racing) and Benjamin King (Cannondale-Drapac) to claim victory, with the Colombian Atapuma doing enough to take ...

Aug 24 2016

Two for Batshuayi as Chelsea get past Rovers

It was an outstanding display of passing football from the Blues. The side will now face a certain Bristol Rovers in the League Cup game, and they should ease past the L...

Aug 23 2016

'Endless' wait? Frank Ocean debuts visual album as build-up to new album

He finally released that self-directed film on Thursday night, which features him building set pieces while 18 tracks (possibly from his album???) play in the backgroun...

Aug 23 2016

Ryan Lochte Speaks Out After Rio Robbery Scandal

After Brazilian police conducted a probe into the incident they found that the swimmers had vandalized a gas station bathroom while intoxicated after attending a party wi...

Aug 23 2016

Wenger makes case for defence as Arsenal lose out to Liverpool

Moreno was guilty of allowing Theo Walcott to find space on the right wing as the Englishman scored the first goal and also committed the foul to give away the penalty, w...

Aug 23 2016

Rod to Miami? Marlins consider signing retired NY Yankee with Stanton out

I don't think he has much to offer - even against left-handers, he was hitting just.211/.265/.382, but that was in just 82 plate appearances. "But for him, the guys see...

Aug 23 2016

National Football League player asks Olympic gymnast Aly Raisman on a date

The gymnasts hit the beach at Barra da Tijuca the day before Biles was set to carry the USA flag (the first American female gymnast to be given the honor) at the closing ...

Aug 23 2016

Fiji wins first gold medal in rugby sevens

And Ryan said it might not have been possible without the "dress rehearsal" they had at Hong Kong - which he described as "Fiji's Olympics". Best of all, in the words of ...

Aug 22 2016

Romelu Lukaku Not Returning to Chelsea FC, Everton Confirm

Everton manager Ronald Koeman says Belgium striker Romelu Lukaku has made a decision to stay at Goodison Park despite strong interest from Chelsea . He was out fo...

Aug 22 2016

Spain wins bronze, beats Australia 89-88 in men's basketball

Spain takes bronze: Pau Gasol scored 31 points in perhaps his final Olympic game and Spain added a bronze to its collection on Sunday with an 89-88 win over Australia, a...

Aug 22 2016

Rio braces for US-Cuba Olympic boxing clash

Aiba declined to say what Bouzidi's new role would be. Bouzidi was not named directly in the statement but an AIBA official confirmed he was the executive director refe...

Aug 22 2016

Arsene Wenger Fires Back at Critics of His Transfer Spending Practices

The result leaves the Gunners without a win in their first two league fixtures, after they were beaten 4-3 by Liverpool at the Emirates last Sunday. But Wenger said a rec...

Aug 22 2016

Mongolian coaches take off clothes in protest at Olympics

Furious , the Mongolian coaches took the floor, and in protest, decided to. strip? This prompted fury in Ganzorig's camp, with one of his coaches reacting to the ruling...