Stories about Sport

Sep 21 2016

Brad Pitt Angelina Jolie divorce: Jon Voight says 'it must be serious'

October 2008: Angelina discloses that she and Brad "fell in love" on the set of Mr & Mrs Smith. She also filed for Pitt to be granted child visitation rights and...

Sep 20 2016

Wawrinka, Nishikori split 1st 2 sets of Open SF

Djokovic, who is the defending champion, needed had to put in very little work as No 9 Jo-Wilfried Tsonga retired because of a hurt left knee after the first point of the...

Sep 20 2016

Wins for the Steelers and 49ers complete the NFL's opening weekend

They can be illustrated in three plays, the last plays of each of their three first-quarter possessions. "We get quality contributions from our tight end position in th...

Sep 20 2016

Vikings' Peterson has torn meniscus, but may still be able to play

Bradford was sacked four times by Green Bay and got a swollen left (non-throwing) hand when it hit a Packers defender. Minnesota signed free agents Alex Boone and A...

Sep 20 2016

Serena Williams Upset at U.S. Open by Karolina Pliskova

Kerber - the Australian Open champion who also finished as runner-up at Wimbledon - confessed that stepping onto the court knowing she was world number one made it hard t...

Sep 19 2016

Murrays keep Britain alive in Davis Cup semi vs Argentina

But despite Birmingham's Evans getting off to a flying start in the fifth match, winning the first set 6-4, Mayer came battling back to dismantle the higher ranked Brit w...

Sep 18 2016

Penn State pushes ahead with Joe Paterno tribute on Saturday

In addition to the tribute videos, former Penn State players and other alumni created a makeshift shrine to the coach where a statue of Paterno stood until six months...

Sep 18 2016

Bose Omolayo wins Nigeria's sixth gold medal at Paralympics

Richard Whitehead (L) of Britain celebrates after winning the men's 200m T42 final of athletics event at the 2016 Rio Paralympic Games in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, Sept. If...

Sep 17 2016

Sergio Aguero set to extend City stay until 2020

The 28-year-old has previously spoken about rejoining first club Independiente at the end of the five-year deal he signed in 2014 but reports have suggested he will opt f...

Sep 17 2016

Jets' Marshall returns after knee checks out

KEY STAT: At the half, Fitzpatrick was 12 of 17 for 211 yards and 1 TD. He was not under pressure for most of the night. And when LeSean McCoy ran for no gain on firs...

Sep 15 2016

Ex-speaker latest to fall in Brazil's corruption scandals

Brazilian investigators say Cunha also has had undeclared accounts in the US since 1990 totaling more than $20 million. At least three businessmen have said under inter...

Sep 15 2016

Cobb wins for first time since 2014, Rays beat Jays 8-1

He allowed seven hits and five runs in five-plus innings at Tropicana Field Sept. 3 when he pitched five excellent innings before failing to get an out in six batters in ...

Sep 15 2016

Chargers confirm ACL injury for Allen

The former New Orleans Saints franchise wide receiver has been recovering from shoulder surgery , as reported by NFL.com. Arizona's Chandler Catanzaro missed a 47-ya...

Sep 15 2016

Astros hit Holland early, pull away from Rangers late

The second baseman exited after the fourth inning with the injury. Marwin Gonzalez , who started at first base, moved to second with Tyler White replacing him at the...

Sep 15 2016

After odd win, Djokovic to face Wawrinka in US Open final

Regardless of who Djokovic goes on to face in the finals, Kei or Stan will have been watching this with a big smile on their faces. Djokovic had three set points while ...

Sep 14 2016

Jays slugger Donaldson day to day with sore right hip

There's no bad blood or anything". They might have had another double, at least, in the fourth, but Rays right fielder Souza crashed into the wall to make the catch on ...

Sep 14 2016

Manning hits Cruz for go-ahead TD, Giants top Cowboys 20-19

Rookie quarterback Dak Prescott drove the Cowboys all the way to their own 46-yard line before completing a pass to wide receiver Terence Williams with 10 seconds remai...

Sep 14 2016

Madrid keeps formula to try to repeat in Champions League

Along with Leicester, there are nine previous winners of the European Cup participating in the competition, including current holders and eleven time winners Real Madri...

Sep 14 2016

49ers report card: Give the 'D' an A

The San Francisco 49ers took on the Los Angeles Rams on the first night of Monday Night Football and it was a blowout. But Gabbert got enough yardage for the first down...

Sep 14 2016

Colin Kaepernick continues national anthem protest

The quarterback has a guaranteed $11.9 million salary this season, so he would pass the million-dollar mark by the second week of the National Football League season. "I ...