Stories about Sport

Apr 07 2017

UFC 210 - Cormier, Johnson, Weidman feature in Episode 1

The next challenger for the title could be the victor of the Alexander Gustafsson-Glover Teixeira fight in May. Cormier lost to Jones by decision at UFC 182 in January ...

Apr 07 2017

Antonio Conte commits to Chelsea for next season

Chelsea's lead at the top of the Premier League table may only be seven points, but given their current form it's far to assume that it will take something special to st...

Apr 06 2017

Syracuse foe Georgetown introduces Ewing as coach

And then the phone rang Monday morning. "To hire a head coach with this depth of coaching experience and personal achievements is tremendous", athletic director Lee Ree...

Apr 06 2017

West Indies Test series to be Misbah-ul-Haq's swansong: Shaharyar Khan

The Barbadian, who presided over the Windies 3-1 defeat in the four-match T20 series against Pakistan which ended Sunday, will now turn his attention to his commitments t...

Apr 06 2017

Stadium measure's defeat likely ends St. Louis' MLS chances

The rejection also comes after the city's Board of Aldermen didn't bother putting up to public vote a plan to build a riverfront stadium for the now-departed St. The pla...

Apr 06 2017

Georgetown hires Ewing as men's basketball coach

Despite finishing his final two years with a combined record of 19-36, the youngest of the Thompson coaches leaves Georgetown in high regard, according to school presiden...

Apr 06 2017

Johnson injures back falling down stairs on eve of Masters

It added that after a full review it informed the player of the four-stroke penalty as she walked to the 13th hole. The LPGA gave their statement via social media, bu...

Apr 05 2017

Arsenal fight back to draw with Man City

The Gunners had actually dropped 4 from their previous 5 Premier League games, as well as dealt with City in unpredictability surrounding manager Arsene Wenger's future, ...

Apr 03 2017

Meeks shoots, and rebounds, and saves the day for Tar Heels

Gonzaga players celebrate on the court over their victory over SC in the semifinals of the Final Four NCAA college basketball tournament, Saturday, April 1, 2017, in Gle...

Apr 02 2017

Blazers extend winning streak to season-high 5 in downing Rockets

Jusuf Nurkic is at the forefront of the Portland Trail Blazers' revitalization. It has to be a big psychological blow for a franchise that has been historically snakeb...

Apr 02 2017

Here's what else Oakland is losing, along with the Raiders

Local officials did vie to keep the Raiders, with Oakland Mayor Libby Schaaf pledging land and $200 million in municipal bonds backed by tax revenue generated by a new ar...

Apr 01 2017

Under Pulis, West Brom set for best Premier League season

At Old Trafford, where Manchester United host a high-flying West Bromwich Albion on Saturday, is probably where it is at. The match will take place at Old Trafford....

Apr 01 2017

Suspended safety TJ McDonald signs with Dolphins

The Los Angeles Rams showed no interest in re-signing him, after he started all 16 games for them last season, and just in the last few days he finally took a visit with ...

Mar 31 2017

Bears receiver Deonte Thompson testifies at the Aaron Hernandez trial

There are some things that are worth arguing about. 'It was a sad situation but why would I press on that?' Shayanna Jenkins-Hernandez testified against Hernandez und...

Mar 30 2017

Jack Del Rio sees a Super Bowl in Las Vegas' future

I feel like all fans should feel that way. It's like moving the Boston Celtics from Boston or the Lakers from L.A. - you just don't move certain franchises. San Francisco...

Mar 30 2017

Chinese community holds protest in Paris against death of one Chinese national

Newly appointed French Interior Minister Matthias Fekl condemned the violence that occurred during Monday's protest, where clashes broke out between the police and demons...

Mar 30 2017

Saints coach Payton: Team not looking to bring in Manziel

I've seen him play one game live. And while it's unclear if New Orleans is willing to spend its first-round pick (No. 11 overall) on a future franchise signal-caller, t...

Mar 29 2017

Seahawks' Boykin in vehicle that hit 7 on Dallas sidewalk

Seattle Seahawks backup quarterback Trevone Boykin has been arrested in Dallas after police say he was in a vehicle that hit seven people on a sidewalk. Boykin was th...

Mar 25 2017

Phillauri review: Anushka Sharma is tolerable, the script is not

Last she produced NH10, where her performance was also critically appreciated. It was received really well by people. The actress said that through the production ho...

Mar 25 2017

Tulsa police release video of Madison Dickson confrontation

KFOR reports that Dickson "was wanted for a string of gun-related crimes, including shooting one man in the head and shooting a woman in the arm during an attempted carj...