Stories about Sport

Jun 26 2018

'Fearless' Mexico looking beyond last 16

Mexico will guarantee their place in the last 16 for the seventh consecutive World Cup if they draw with or beat Sweden in their final group game on Wednesday and will ...

Jun 26 2018

Neymar finds his touch at last

Brazil finishes the group stage with Serbia, while Costa Rica waits on Switzerland. Costa Rica may feel a little aggrieved at Brazil's antics and it's fair to sa...

Jun 26 2018

Nigeria Vs Argentina - Maradona Seeks Meeting With Messi, Others

Augustin Nicolas, believes that his country will beat Nigeria in the last group game on Tuesday in St. Petersburg because they are the better side. "I have to deal ex...

Jun 26 2018

Leaky Spain count luck at topping group

The result, combined with Spain's 2-2 draw with Morocco and an earlier win for Uruguay over hosts Russian Federation in Group A, means Portugal will play Uruguay in...

Jun 24 2018

Harry Kane now top scorer, sets new record against Panama

Bournemouth striker Jermain Defoe has taken to social networking site Twitter to send a message to Tottenham Hotspur star Harry Kane . Four years ago, England ...

Jun 24 2018

Senegal drawing 1-1 with Japan at halftime

Kawashima punched a shot he should have caught and the ball ricocheted off Mane's knee and in to give Senegal a deserved lead. Poland had the advantage statisticall...

Jun 22 2018

Neymar leaves Brazil training session limping on right ankle

At 23.30 pm, Brazil will clash with Switzerland and today's final match is between Croatia with Nigeria at 12.30 am. Brazil forward Neymar left training early...

Jun 22 2018

England score world record 481

England's win, which gave them an unassailable 3-0 lead in the series with two games to play, came only 11 days after New Zealand made the highest total in a women's...

Jun 22 2018

The forward Maurizio Sarri wants to sign when he becomes Chelsea boss

It is not yet clear what will happen to Chelsea's current manager Antonio Conte with the club undecided on his future but it now appears nearly certain that Sarri wil...

Jun 21 2018

What game were you watching? - Costa bites back at journalist

Now spain lead the match 1-0. The ball hit Costa and founds its way into the goal. "I'm happy to score, it's true that it was lucky". This shows their pressing need and...

Jun 21 2018

Federation Internationale de Football Association fan carves miniature World Cup trophy on chalk

The 82-year-old Blatter is serving a six-year ban from official football duties for financial misconduct during this 17-year rule. Using allegations from that case, FIFA'...

Jun 21 2018

Japan and Senegal fans clean stadiums after World Cup matches

Senegal manager Aliou Cisse , the only African coach to record a victory at the 2018 FIFA World Cup, has opened up about his ambition to pioneer a new era of black coach...

Jun 21 2018

Brendan Haywood: Former Hornets teammates ‘sick and tired’ of Dwight Howard’s act

Howard, 32, is owed $23.2 million in the final year of his contract, while the remaining $32.7 million due to Mozgov is spread over the next two seasons. He was traded th...

Jun 21 2018

The remarkable social media stats behind England's World Cup victory

Appealing to his CBS and Sky One audience - and those watching on YouTube of course - the players each speak to the camera, ranging from Jess Lingard listing U.S. The pro...

Jun 21 2018

Mickelson meltdown: Frustrated Lefty swats moving ball with putter

Mickelson's shocking swat was still the talk of this Open, especially after USGA executive director Mike Davis revealed Saturday night that Mickelson had called him...

Jun 21 2018

Los Angeles Lakers reportedly acquire 39th overall pick from 76ers

The Boston Celtics are one of the National Basketball Association teams who have expressed interest in acquiring Kawhi Leonard from the San Antonio Spurs . I understand ...

Jun 20 2018

Coutinho expects more Neymar punishment at World Cup

The Antalyaspor defender, though, accepts the calibre of opponent Switzerland faces against Brazil makes its opening task hard. Tite's men ended as they had begun w...

Jun 19 2018

Unai Emery names five players who are "untouchable" in his Arsenal squad

We wish you all the best in this next phase of your career!' Arsenal manager Unai Emery expresses "excitement" over the arrival of goalkeeper Bernd Leno from Ba...

Jun 19 2018

99.6% of Iceland's TV viewers watched Argentina draw

Maradona went on to blast Sampaoli for his poor tactics against Iceland. "Knowing that all the Icelandic players are 6'3" we looked for headers at all the corners. But Ma...

Jun 19 2018

Spurs still not convinced Kawhi Leonard relationship is irreparable?

James and Leonard being on the same team does seem a possibility. It's been rumored superstar National Basketball Association forward LeBron James may move his tale...