Stories about Sports

Jun 27 2016

Dybala confident Man Utd target Pogba will stick with Juventus

Juventus is a great team exactly like Real, Bayern Munich and Barcelona. Dybala said in an interview to Gazzetta dello Sport . "Two years ago we came close to victo...

Jun 27 2016

Warriors GM Bob Myers has little time to ponder finals loss

The Golden State Warriors are just days away from suffering the worst collapse in NBA Finals history, but that hasn't changed owner Joe Lacob's opinion of his team. In a...

Jun 27 2016

O'Neill criticizes Ireland's ticket allocation for France

In fact, were it not for the contributions of the City pair, the Boys in Green would already have packed their bags and headed home. Martin O'Neill's reputation for man...

Jun 27 2016

Tyson Fury's camp 'baffled' by doping claims

And the paper added that the boxer could lose his world title belts and face a lengthy ban if found guilty. In a statement released on Sunday, Fury's camp said: "We a...

Jun 27 2016

Poland beats Switzerland on penalties to reach quarterfinals

Switzerland also had their moments but Lukasz Fabianski was up to the task and made three saves in the first half alone. Granit Xhaka's woeful penalty proved decis...

Jun 27 2016

Albania's win highlights the flaws in the Euro 2016 draw

Romania substitute Gabriel Torje was sent on for the injured Denis Alibec early in the second half and Albania goalscorer Sadiku left the field to a standing ovation wh...

Jun 27 2016

Loew wants Germany to be 'better than England' vs. Slovakia

Defender Peter Pekarik, who had his nose broken by England's Ryan Bertrand on his last outing, will play in a mask. Loew told reporters at the Stade Pierre Mauroy in ...

Jun 26 2016

PM Modi to launch Smart Cities Mission project in Pune today

The 20 selected cities were linked through videoconferencing. He emphasized that people in the cities must decide about the development of their urban spaces, adding that...

Jun 26 2016

Modric, Mandzukic hopeful for Croatia against Portugal

Questioned after the game on the quality of the forwards' finishing in training, goalkeeper Hart said: "It's been very good". Croatia midfielder Milan Badejl told repor...

Jun 26 2016

Johnson wins 1st ATP title at Nottingham Open

This is my first time playing three or four matches in a week on grass and the feeling is good. In the short grass season, he has been runner-up in the Netherlands, and...

Jun 26 2016

Quaresma Scores Winning Goal for Portugal vs. Croatia in Euro 2016

One of the standout fixtures of the last 16, the winners will take on either Switzerland or Poland in the quarter-final. The Portugal vs Croatia match will be telecas...

Jun 26 2016

LeBron's Hometown Akron Celebrates His NBA Title With Cavs

He's the latest big name to drop from the US squad, following two-time MVP Stephen Curry , James Harden and Chris Paul. "I wish Team USA nothing but great success and ...

Jun 26 2016

Anthony among 10 set for US Olympic basketball

A flurry of reports ahead of next week's announcement of the final U.S. roster for Brazil was topped when Cleveland.com said James has told USA Basketball managing direct...

Jun 26 2016

Wales tops Northern Ireland, reaches Euro 2016 quarter-finals

Wales qualified for Euro 2016 quarterfinals on Saturday as they edged out Northern Ireland 1-0 in the round of 16 match at the Parc des Princes in Paris. It will be th...

Jun 25 2016

Djokovic, Murray seeded 1st and 2nd at Wimbledon

Seventeen-time major champion Roger Federer is seeded third, immediately ahead of Swiss compatriot Stan Wawrinka. "I don't think it's a surprising decision from Andy", ...

Jun 25 2016

WNBA showdown: Lynx (12-0) visit Sparks (11-0) on Tuesday

The Lynx have long since established themselves as a powerhouse in the WNBA. Even when Moore had her worst game of the season against the toughest opponent, Minnesota sti...

Jun 25 2016

Boise resident, two-time gold medalist Kristin Armstrong makes Olympic cycling team

Today, USA Cycling announced its 21-member Olympic roster with two-time Olympic time trial gold medalist, Kristin Armstrong (Twenty16-RideBiker), and Megan Guarnier (Boel...

Jun 25 2016

Sri Lanka wins toss, bats against England in 2nd ODI

England started the chase in an aggressive manner as Hales (133 not out) and Roy (112 not out) bringing the 50-run stand in the ninth over. Sri Lanka was always one ...

Jun 25 2016

Ex-NFL player Stanley Wilson II identified as naked burglary suspect

Wilson, 33, spent three seasons with the Lions, from 2005 to 2007, after playing college ball at Stanford. Here-signed with the Lions in 2008, his a year ago in the NFL. ...

Jun 25 2016

France to expel Russian soccer fan chief a second time

They will now face a third-placed team from either group A, C or D in the last 16 and will fancy their chances of progressing to the quarter-finals. "When you see a sea o...