Stories about Sport

Aug 19 2017

West Indies struggle at dinner after Alastair Cook's marathon

England resumed play at Edgbaston on 348-3 after Cook and successor Joe Root took advantage of some truly wretched bowling and, following a somewhat pedestrian start...

Aug 19 2017

Mauricio Pochettino: I want four new players at Tottenham

So it looks as if Tottenham have finally come alive in the transfer window, with Ajax's Davinson Sanchez heavily-linked with an imminent move to the white half of N...

Aug 18 2017

Rays, Buccaneers and Lightning join effort to move Tampa Confederate monument

The three major professional sports franchises in Tampa, Florida, said Thursday that they will donate money to help remove a Confederate monument that sits in front of ...

Aug 18 2017

Bill Belichick is going off-script, and it's probably brilliant

The teams went through more than two hours of practice on Wednesday before Brady had a long talk with former teammate turned Houston defensive coordinator Mike Vrabel . ...

Aug 18 2017

Saints Fire Team Doctors Who Misdiagnosed Delvin Breaux's Injury

The New Orleans Advocate reported earlier this week that the Saints were looking to trade Breaux over frustration with his nagging injuries, but "they no longer appear...

Aug 17 2017

Kyrie Irving Trade: Spurs would get long-term commitment from guard

One rumor has the Cavs sending Irving to the Detroit Pistons for a deal involving Pistons center Andre Drummond. "Of course, the Cleveland Cavaliers officials prefer ...

Aug 16 2017

Premier League plan to close transfer window early

The top flight's 20 teams are to consider a proposal to end the movement of incoming players before the start of the Premier League season in a bid to end the perceived...

Aug 16 2017

Diego Costa's Chelsea saga and five other infamous player standoffs

Thirdly, Chelsea are stepping up their pursuit of Leicester City's Danny Drinkwater , who would look to be a direct replacement for Nemanja Matic, especially whilst Ti...

Aug 16 2017

Pittsburgh Being Considered For 2026 FIFA World Cup

With expansion, Mosaic Stadium could seat 40000 people which would be the minimum for a game in the group stage. The U.S. has 34 cities and 39 stadiums on the list of p...

Aug 16 2017

Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger: 'No progress on Alexis Sanchez new deal'

Sanchez has not played for Arsenal since the FA Cup final against Chelsea in May and having missed the Premier League opening weekend win over Leicester City is no...

Aug 15 2017

Cleveland Indians, Boston Red Sox series preview, pitching matchup

The Yanks now are first in that race that will lead to two clubs playing a win-or-go-home playoff game to get to a best-of-five Division Series . "I wish it wasn't (5 ...

Aug 15 2017

El Clasico: Furious Ronaldo pushes referee after receiving red card vs. Barcelona

Gerard Pique put the ball in his own net before Lionel Messi levelled the scores from the penalty spot. "Maybe there's no penalty, but to show a card [for alleged di...

Aug 14 2017

Moussa Sissoko Plays - Tottenham Hotspur Team vs Newcastle United Confirmed

I've been caught out a couple of times for my temper but it's something I like to keep to my game. Playing against ten men always helps a bit and helps you feel comfortab...

Aug 13 2017

McGregor slams sparring partner for walking out

Malignaggi complained that what actually happened was a shove down from McGregor after he was getting eaten up by punches while they were exchanging on the feet. It didn'...

Aug 13 2017

Sir Mo Farah claims silver medal in 5000m at World Championships

Edris won in 13 minutes, 33.79 seconds, .43 seconds ahead of Farah in second. Seeking a fitting end to his matchless long-distance racing career before moving to marath...

Aug 13 2017

Huddersfield Town-Crystal Palace Preview

Huddersfield begin their first top-flight campaign for 45 years on Saturday when they travel to Crystal Palace . "We should not look too far ahead". Mounie's second s...

Aug 13 2017

Mauricio Pochettino tells Tottenham fans to expect late signings in transfer window

They still don't look comfortable at the tail end of the season where they tend to maybe burn out or maybe the manager's impending exit leads to a run of poor form. The E...

Aug 13 2017

Athletics: Usain Bolt anchors Jamaican 4x100 to victory

The IAAF and athletics fans have long wondered what the sport does without its iconic talisman, or as BBC commentator Steve Cram once put it, its "saviour". The Brit, o...

Aug 13 2017

Years of the Premier League

There was a lifeline for Wenger before halftime when Welbeck met Sead Kolasinac's cross to tap in an equalizer. Antonio Conte has said he is "not looking for symp...

Aug 12 2017

Mitchell Trubisky Behind Mike Glennon on Depth Chart Despite Strong Debut

Ditka thinks the decision is obvious and says Trubisky made a better first impression than guys like Tom Brady and Fran Tarkenton. Glennon completed 2-of-8 passes for 20 ...