Stories about Sport

Sep 29 2016

Mickelson relishing Ryder Cup input

It's more mental than physical in the Ryder Cup". Jones may have turned 75 this month but he has no plans to retire - indeed, his father's last credited sole work was ...

Sep 29 2016

Dez Bryant to miss Wednesday practice, awaits TBD MRI

The Cowboys said they were going to give Bryant an MRI on Monday to see if there was any damage more than the just the knee sprain, as they labeled it. 1 wide receivers t...

Sep 29 2016

Sprained thumb could leave struggling Bears without Cutler

Fox said the thumb "didn't appear" to affect Cutler in practice last week and he was a full participant. Even though he played two more offensive series after the fum...

Sep 28 2016

Conor McGregor, Eddie Alvarez to meet in UFC 205 main event

The Irishman will take on Lightweight champion Eddie Alvarez in the main event of the first-ever UFC PPV (Pay-per-view) in NY. Since winning the belt, McGregor has fough...

Sep 27 2016

Giants RB Vereen (triceps) out after surgery

Vereen was hurt in Sunday's 29-27 loss to the Redskins. Through three games, Vereen had rushed for 147 yards and a touchdown with a 4.7 yards per carry average. Rainey ...

Sep 27 2016

Sir Dave Brailsford defends Sir Bradley Wiggins' use of triamcinolone

Wiggins' use of triamcinolone was revealed after hacker group the Fancy Bears released medical data of some of the world's leading athletes from the World Anti-Doping A...

Sep 26 2016

Liverpool to host Tottenham Hotspur in League Cup 4th Round

In May, the EFL asked clubs to consider a reorganisation of English football into five divisions of 20 teams each from the start of the 2019-20 season. Goals from Michael...

Sep 26 2016

Chelsea must pay attention in every moment of every game - Conte

Liverpool now sit fourth on 10 points and face Hull City at home next Saturday in the Premier League. Fine move from Liverpool in the 81st minute, slick inter-passing a...

Sep 26 2016

5 shot, 1 dead, after fight at Illinois campus party

A fifth person was also hurt as he was hit by a vehicle as he attempted to flee the area and received non-life-threatening injuries. Mr. Korchev was pronounced dead at 1:...

Sep 26 2016

Notre Dame fires defensive coordinator Brian VanGorder

VanGorder was Auburn's defensive coordinator in 2012, but was sacked along with head coach Gene Chizik after the Tigers finished 3-9. Kelly was asked about his support ...

Sep 25 2016

Wadley scores on 26-yard run to lead Iowa over Rutgers

It's what we do, or at least that's a big part of what we do. "I didn't feel like doing anything with anybody around on Saturday", head coach Kirk Ferentz said. The s...

Sep 25 2016

West Ham United threaten life bans for violent fans

Watford took the lead eight minutes after the break when Etienne Capoue lashed the ball home, before Jose Holebas added a fourth ten minutes later. "I really didn't se...

Sep 22 2016

Sweden a bigger challenge for North America without Ekblad

Young North America was the better team Monday night, but a lopsided stretch was enough to give Russian Federation a much-needed 4-3 victory in a fast-paced, end-to-end...

Sep 22 2016

Matz heading to New York, could return to rotation Friday

While that might be an impediment on Friday, Matz would have one more start before the end of the season, where he'd hopefully be able to toss 75 pitches or so. He has ...

Sep 22 2016

India vs New Zealand 2016, 1st Test at Kanpur: Likely XI comparison

We are prepared for it, but dealing with it out in the middle is quite a different story. The team played its first ever Test when it was a British colony in 1932 but o...

Sep 21 2016

ParalympicsGB athletes turned their attentions to Tokyo 2020 - and more medals

Then it was Ricardinho, star of Brazil's gold medal winning five-a-side Paralympic football team, who brought out the national flag. "Otherwise the Russian team is in b...

Sep 21 2016

Arsenal striker Olivier Giroud doubt for Chelsea clash, Aaron Ramsey still out

The French defender was pictured training with the rest of the first-team squad ahead of their visit to City Ground after returning from injury. While Bendtner has d...

Sep 21 2016

Koike takes flag as Paralympics ends with a bang in Rio

Five British females - cyclist Dame Sarah Storey, swimmer Bethany Firth, wheelchair racer Hannah Cockroft and equestrian riders Sophie Christiansen and Natasha Baker - wo...

Sep 21 2016

Cowboys' Randy Gregory drops appeal of ten-game suspension

Dallas Cowboys defensive end Randy Gregory's 2016 season is pretty much over. According to multiple reports, he failed another test in July, which resulted in the 10-gam...

Sep 20 2016

Jonathan Stewart out, no need for owners to panic

If Stewart is forced to miss significant time, the Panthers will likely turn toward Fozzy Whittaker to fill the running back void. "I never want to see my own teammat...