Stories about Sports

Jun 24 2016

Croatia ends Spain's 12-year unbeaten run at European finals

That's because Spain open the scoring just seven minutes in, when David Silva drives inside before feeding Cesc Fabregas who squares to Alvaro Morata, and he scores his t...

Jun 24 2016

Conte wants Italy to get excited about facing Spain

Foam party: Ireland's fans poured a bottle of washing up liquid into a fountain outside Lille's main railway station before kick-off... and Martin O'Neill's team left the...

Jun 23 2016

No comeback at Citi Field this time as Royals lose to Mets

The 43-year-old Colon was hit on his pitching hand by a line drive and left after one batter with a bruised right thumb. Yoenis Cespedes is the latest banged-up membe...

Jun 23 2016

8 ways life has changed since Cleveland's last championship

The podcast will be posted each Monday and Friday. Brown, who was a part of the last Cleveland team to win a title when the Browns won the National Football League cr...

Jun 23 2016

Gap between US and world elites evident in loss to Argentina

It was all Argentina as the soccer giant led by their famous captain - Lionel Messi - buried the USA 4-0 in the much-anticipated semi-finals of the Copa America 2016 comp...

Jun 23 2016

Abreu's double in 10th lifts White Sox over Red Sox, 3-1

It rained runs in Minnesota, where the Twins trumped the Philadelphia Phillies 14-10, the San Diego Padres also notched double digits in their 10-7 win over the Baltimore...

Jun 23 2016

Rangers' Lewis takes no-hitter into ninth inning

The Rangers finally gave their 36-year-old pitcher some offensive support in the seventh against A's rookie Daniel Mengden , who was making just his second major-league s...

Jun 23 2016

Australian PM promises gay marriage referendum if re-elected

Turnbull will launch his conservative Liberal Party's campaign next weekend. "In modern Australia, no one should have to justify their sexuality or their love, to anyon...

Jun 23 2016

Southampton's Victor Wanyama Set for Tottenham Hotspur After Completing Medical

He will rejoin former boss Mauricio Pochettino, and Southampton's readiness to sanction a deal represents somewhat of a U-turn. Wanyama signed for Celtic from Belgian c...

Jun 23 2016

Albania has to wait to see if it qualifies for next round

Not only did Gianni De Biasi's side play with wonderful enthusiasm but also with quality. "It was historical for us to reach the European Championship's final stages,...

Jun 22 2016

Wales not just about Bale, says Kozak

It is an awesome game to be involved in. "I think it will be an open game with Wales ". There is no pressure on us. "They big themselves up before they've done anythin...

Jun 21 2016

Ripped shirts, a burst ball as France draws 0-0 with Swiss

France had scored 13 goals and conceded six in their last four warm-up games, a sharp contrast with what they have been producing at Euro 2016, where they topped Group A...

Jun 21 2016

Church group from Orlando visits Charleston

As we honor the victims of Mother Emanuel, as we honor the victims of so many other tragedies that have touched cities and towns across our great nation, we must remember...

Jun 21 2016

Kardashian sisters react to Rob's engagement on 'Keeping Up'

The prodigal son ended up going to Kentucky instead of Vail (to which Kim flawlessly replied, "wait, is this a joke?") and the family were deeply disappointed by his fla...

Jun 21 2016

Man Utd legend Giggs on brink of taking Nottingham Forest

Many of Giggs' closest friends are thought to have advised him to leave United and seek out managerial experience at a new club entirely. The only time he was able to p...

Jun 21 2016

Sabres trade with Nashville to acquire rights to Vesey

Vesey can become an restricted free agent in 11 days if the Sabres don't sign him. Buffalo gave up its second of four third-round picks in this week's draft for Vesey, ...

Jun 21 2016

Murray faces Edmund in Queen's quarterfinals

Murray himself had to wait nearly 10 years just to play a compatriot at any stage of a tournament, before Thursday's second-round win over Aljaz Bedene ensured he would ...

Jun 21 2016

Russia Seeks to Defend Drug-Free Athletes' Right to Compete

The IOC added that the decision is "in line with the IOC's long-held zero-tolerance policy" regarding doping. VLADIMIR PUTIN, Russia's President, on the IAAF's decision...

Jun 20 2016

Ireland striker Walters awaits news on injury

The Republic lost all three games at Euro 2012 without scoring a goal, but Coleman's cross set up Wes Hoolahan for a superb strike in Monday's 1-1 draw. Ireland worked ti...

Jun 20 2016

Swiss follow France to last 16, Albania upsets Romania

Vladimir Petković brought in Breel Embolo for Haris Seferović as the lone striker, but needs his attack to show more threat from open play in the knockout stage. All team...