Stories about Sport

Sep 01 2016

Michail Antonio secures West Ham's first Premier League win at new ground

The first Premier League game staged at the centerpiece stadium of the London Olympics in 2012 served up some late drama Sunday, with new tenant West Ham scoring in...

Sep 01 2016

Algeria release Slimani for Leicester medical

Striker Slimani passed a medical in Bologna, Italy, after being given permission by Algeria to leave their national team training camp to undergo the tests. He also score...

Aug 31 2016

Arsenal To Finally Sign A Striker

After weeks of negotiations, the Telegraph reported on Thursday that we'd also finally agreed a structured deal which could rise to £35m with Valencia for the signing o...

Aug 31 2016

United States swimmer Lochte loses major sponsorships for lying

Before the day was done, Japanese mattress maker airweave followed suit, essentially wiping out Lochte's income away from the pool. Lochte originally said that he and t...

Aug 31 2016

Vikings QB Bridgewater goes down in practice with injury

No word yet from Vikings officials on the extent of Bridgewater's injury but reporters at the scene say everyone seemed very concerned. He called it a "disappointing day"...

Aug 30 2016

Sergio Aguero drops out of Argentina squad due to calf injury

Take a look back at all the stats behind Manchester City's 3-1 win over West Ham United, where Raheem Sterling headlined. City are now sweating over their star stri...

Aug 30 2016

Diego Costa is Chelsea's late-show hero again

Diego Costa was once again the hero, netting the victor after close-season signing Michy Batshuayi levelled things up. When asked why Cuadrado was not in the squad for ...

Aug 30 2016

Eric Berry signs franchise tender, returns to Chiefs

And because of that Berry was not technically under contract until he signed his tender today. Multiple reports indicated Berry would be with the team by Sunday but mis...

Aug 29 2016

Maia beats Condit at UFC Fight Night Vancouver

Ranked third in the division, Maia said this week that with a victory over Condit, he should be in line for a fight for the title now held by Tyron Woodley. So, if he doe...

Aug 29 2016

Nairo Quintana distances Chris Froome to claim red jersey in La Vuelta

The general classification favorites including overnight leader Nairo Quintana and Tour de France victor Chris Froome finished 2min 56sec back. It allowed De La Cruz to...

Aug 28 2016

Politics to Puma, Usain Bolt considers his future

And when the Rio Games has ended and the torch has been put out, Bolt's legacy as the world's greatest sprinter - and perhaps the greatest Olympian of all time - will hav...

Aug 27 2016

Spain's Marin wins badminton gold over India's Sindhu

Sindhu was completely outplayed by the Spaniard as Marin took the game 21-12 to make it 1-1. But the ruthless 23-year-old got the job done, charging away to set up six...

Aug 27 2016

Gausman throws 6 shutout innings as Orioles beat Nats 8-1

Rookie Reynaldo Lopez (2-2, 5.33 ERA, 1.70 WHIP) took the loss, getting plastered for six runs, four earned, on seven hits in two and two-thirds innings. Mychal Givens ...

Aug 27 2016

Bravo's debut for City could come against United

Hart has become City's third-choice goalkeeper since the arrival of Pep Guardiola , with new signing Claudio Bravo and Willy Caballero both ahead of the England worldwid...

Aug 25 2016

Olympic Women's Beach Volleyball Gold Medal Match Wednesday on NBC

But it took a game before they found their footing in the sand on Copacabana Beach. "You have to be connected and she never ever let me go". Asked if she and her partne...

Aug 25 2016

M's recall Walker, will start tonight against Yankees

The Mariners recalled Walker (4-8) earlier Tuesday from Triple-A Tacoma, where he served a two-start remedial tour after a disappointing August 6 effort against the Angel...

Aug 25 2016

Lewis Hamilton facing F1 grid penalty in Belgium over engine changes

After using five MGU-H and turbo components in the first half of the season, Hamilton was always aware a penalty would occur at some point after the summer break. "There ...

Aug 25 2016

Durant leads US to Olympic basketball gold

They went 88-1 in worldwide play under coach Mike Krzyzewski, who has said the 2016 Olympics will be his last. In winning the last gold medal of the Games, Team USA f...

Aug 25 2016

Royals extend win streak to 9 by beating Marlins

They went 0 for 10 with runners in scoring position. Herrera picked up his eighth save of the season as the KC bullpen extended their scoreless streak to 32.0 innings to ...

Aug 24 2016

Brock Lesnar Broke Randy Orton's Head at SummerSlam

Although the majority would typically believe that this was a work there was something distinctly odd about it, leading many to believe that Lesnar had thrown his script ...