Stories about Sports

Jul 17 2016

Von Miller signs six-year, $114 million extension with Broncos

The deal makes the 27-year-old Miller the highest-paid defensive player by average at just over $19 million per year. "This was a long process that ended the way we all...

Jul 17 2016

Nationals reinstate Strasburg from DL

Nationals: Baker said after the game that RHP Stephen Strasburg (back, ribs) will come off the off the DL and take his turn Sunday. Strasburg was making his first start s...

Jul 16 2016

UFC 200: Jon Jones 'B' sample returns same positive result from USADA

In a news conference on Thursday, he apologised to Cormier, saying: "I know this fight means a lot to him". White and the UFC scrambled and reportedly considered two f...

Jul 16 2016

I'm going no where - Payet debunks transfer rumours

But speaking exclusively to The Sun , Payet - who Irons co-chairman David Gold rates at a whopping £50million - has insisted hes "100%" staying on for West Ham's first...

Jul 16 2016

Von Miller agrees to six-year contract with Broncos

He vowed, however, not to play the upcoming season under the franchise tag , prompting negotiations on a long-term contract. Previous reports indicated the total of t...

Jul 15 2016

All-Star walk off for Big Papi: AL teammates embrace Ortiz

Ortiz, 40, plans to retire at the end of the season and is a 10-time All-Star. The 2016 MLB All-Star Game is the tenth and last of Ortiz's Hall-of-Fame career, and ever...

Jul 15 2016

Kante Offered Improved Contract By Leicester

Reports in France have stated that Chelsea have already agreed a fee of £29m with Leicester for Kante but we understand that is not the case. Claudio Ranieri is still h...

Jul 13 2016

Euro 2016: Wales overcome Belgium to book historic semi-final place

An early onslaught from Belgium's star-studded squad - the highest-ranked side in the tournament - handed Marc Wilmots' side a deserved 13th-minute lead at the Stade ...

Jul 11 2016

Froome jabs a spectator in the face during Tour de France

South African Daryl Impey was second with David Navarro of Spain third, both 1min 05sec behind. "It s brilliant, it s fantastic". Pinot was joined by Alberto Contad...

Jul 10 2016

France count on lucky seven to spoil Ronaldo show

France took the lead from the penalty spot in first-half stoppage-time after Bastian Schweinsteiger handled the ball in an aerial challenge with Patrice Evra. "They are a...

Jul 10 2016

Kerber: Serena was just too good

Babos has never won a major doubles trophy; she was the runner-up with Kristina Mladenovic at Wimbledon in 2014. Saturday also saw Great Britain's Gordon Reid and Alfie...

Jul 08 2016

Khedira out for Germany vs

On the other hand, France eased to a 5-2 win over Iceland, ending the dream run of the tournament's surprise package. "Two teams with outstanding individuals are playin...

Jul 07 2016

Germany are not afraid of France: Muller

Few French fans could forgive the World Cup semifinal in 1982 when a physical West German team beat France 3-3 on penalties. Whoever comes out on top will play the winn...

Jul 07 2016

Venus rising: Williams back in Grand Slam semi 6 years later

Kerber was 4-2 and 5-3 in front in the second before the tenacious Halep fought back to reach the tiebreak in a set which featured four more breaks of serve. "She's just ...

Jul 06 2016

Federer, Murray both play for spot in Wimbledon semifinals

The top-seeded American slipped during a point while she was getting broken to fall behind 5-4 in the opening set. After play resumed, Williams reeled off the past eight ...

Jul 05 2016

William Hill fears for Welsh success at Euro 2016

Yellow cards for midfielder Aaron Ramsey and defender Ben Davies in Friday's 3-1 quarter-final success over Belgium have ruled the pair out of the semi-final. Asked about...

Jul 05 2016

Kvyat starts from pit lane at Austrian GP

It leaves Verstappen in sixth place in the drivers' championship, with Red Bull third in the constructors' table. "Now if you go on the curb you continue because you do...

Jul 04 2016

Angry Serena wins at Wimbledon; Djokovic trails in suspended match

She led 2-0 on her serve in the third set and had chances to go up by three games, only to watch Serena win four points in a row. And the second round match lived up to t...

Jul 03 2016

Viktor Troicki explodes on chair umpire Damiano Torella at Wimbledon

He then grabbed the ball and stormed to the umpire's chair. "No white, look at it!" shouted Troicki, as he pleaded with the official to look for chalk dust. "He should ...

Jul 03 2016

Milwaukee Bucks Rumors: Chasing Kent Bazemore?

Crawford played for the Knicks from 2004-08 and still has fond memories of NY. Coming off consecutive winning seasons, the Atlanta Hawks are hoping to keep the core of ...