Stories about Sport

May 26 2017

Manchester United wins Europa League

Yeah, it was very important. "My thoughts are obviously with the victims of the tragedy in Manchester and with the families". At a time when we are grieving for the fam...

May 24 2017

Loosen Up: NFL to allow some flair in celebrations

There were two ties in 2016, one between the Seattle Seahawks and Arizona Cardinals and the other a week later between the Washington Redskins and Cincinnati Bengals. T...

May 23 2017

Arsenal fans send messages to Per Mertesacker on Twitter

Arsenal defender Per Mertesacker has expressed his happiness after making his first appearance of the season in Sunday's final day 3-1 victory over Everton. Mustafi, mean...

May 23 2017

Mourinho stakes everything for Europa League glory

The 20-year-old is clearly reaping the rewards of his intelligent decision making as he was close to joining Barcelona at the end of last season, however, he decided that...

May 22 2017

Bourdais reaches top of Indy speed chart before rain delay

More rain is expected Friday night, which could leave drivers with little rubber on the track when qualifying begins Saturday. Drivers are supposed to get several atte...

May 22 2017

Aussie Sevens through to London quarter-finals

Meanwhile Scotland retained their London title, coming from behind to beat hosts England 12-7. US would later turn the tables on South Africa, winning 24-12 as both...

May 22 2017

Braves get 1B Matt Adams from Cards as fill-in for Freeman

For the first time of his career, he also played a position other than first base, appearing in six games and making five starts in left field. But looking at it, it's th...

May 20 2017

Free Agent DB McCourty Signs 2-year Deal With Browns

The Browns have now signed four of their 10 2017 draft picks, including DB Howard Wilson (fourth round), OL Rod Johnson (fifth round) and RB Matthew Dayes (seventh ro...

May 20 2017

Special Kane not for sale, vows Pochettino

Kane got his hat-trick with one minute of regulation time remaining, cutting inside from the left and finishing powerfully on the near post before he added his fourth i...

May 20 2017

Sandro gunning for Madrid to give Barcelona LaLiga glory

With Monaco wrapping up a first Ligue 1 title for 17 years after a 2-0 win at home to Saint-Etienne, all eyes are on the battle to avoid relegation on the last day of the...

May 18 2017

Rugby World Cup 2019 draws announced, England land in 'group of death'

Ireland have been drawn with Scotland and hosts Japan in a favourable draw for the 2019 Rugby World Cup. Our pool will be highly competitive and full of intensity, a...

May 18 2017

Jose Mourinho: Manchester United "fight for titles",

I'm happy. They played 90 minutes, no injuries. He added: "I don't know other clubs, I don't know the way they think, I don't know what is important for them". "Really ...

May 16 2017

Tearful young fan meets his hero Kimi Raikkonen after Spanish Grand Prix

However, Bottas had the inside line, and appeared to brake earlier than his rivals, allowing Verstappen and Raikkonen, who were also side by side, to swing around him aro...

May 16 2017

Fulham and Reading fans brace themselves for dramatic play-off

Away goals count for nothing extra in the Championship playoffs, so if the aggregate score is tied after 90 minutes and extra time on Tuesday, May 16, there will be a pen...

May 16 2017

Titles more important than top four to Manchester United, says Mourinho

I never saw in all my career two goalkeepers be so friendly, because it's a position where you always have a little bit of rivalry, especially if you're both the same kin...

May 16 2017

Arsenal's 'fighting spirit' has returned, says manager Arsene Wenger

Behind champions Chelsea and Tottenham, Liverpool (73 points, 37 games ), City (72, 36) and Arsenal (69, 36) are chasing the final two top-four spots. After that, "Gun...

May 16 2017

Rory McIlroy set to undergo MRI scan

The four-time major victor said he realizes he's somewhat limited this week and will have to work his way into contention with what he has before a little more time off p...

May 16 2017

Sharapova overcomes shaky start to beat McHale in Rome

After battling back to win a scrappy opening set, Sharapova grew in confidence in the second and earned a comfortable 6-4 6-2 victory in Rome . Sharapova showed some s...

May 15 2017

Eric Bailly could face extended ban after Europa League dismissal

United were the sideshow on Sunday as Spurs bid farewell to White Hart Lane and rubber stamped second spot - their highest finish since 1963. "In the Premier League, we...

May 15 2017

Ajax boss claims "a victory for football" after reaching Europa League final

Ajax got lucky that Lyon missed many incredible chances while Lyon did not get so lucky. However, he needs help and it will be a team effort. "Inside my heart is raci...