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Stories about Sports

Jun 28 2018

Serena Williams seeded 25th for women’s singles at Wimbledon

With Wimbledon officials indicating that they expected to seed Williams, the player most impacted by that decision - 32nd-ranked Dominika Cibulkova , who would be bumpe...

Jun 28 2018

‘Pressure mounting’ on Lakers to trade for Kawhi Leonard

Cleveland has also been linked to George, as well as All-Star point guard Chris Paul, although like the rest of the league, appears to be in a holding pattern until James...

Jun 28 2018

Germany beat Sweden in final seconds

Sweden had scored in the first half on a clever counterattack , and with its one goal secured, made a decision to settle into some of the most defensive football seen ...

Jun 28 2018

Serbia vs Brazil: Mitrovic ready to inflict WC agony on Selecaos

Anxious no more, Brazil is through at the World Cup. Tite's team went into the game knowing a draw would be enough to see them through, while the Serbs needed a win t...

Jun 26 2018

Jorge Sampaoli Will Reportedly Axe Sergio Aguero After Failed Argentina 'Mutiny'

With 6 points bagged with 2 opening games win, Croatia is at the top of the group D , followed by Nigeria (3 points) managing a victory in their second, Argentina ...

Jun 26 2018

Could Moe Wagner Be Headed to the Lakers?

With rumors swirling as to who will end up where, apparently the Lakers are looking to make a push for both LeBron James and Chris Paul . The Lakers stayed in Europe ...

Jun 26 2018

Loss Against Saudi Arabia

It was an enthralling first half between the two teams from Group A who have already been eliminated. In its final match of the 2018 World Cup , the Pharaohs have mana...

Jun 26 2018

James Harden named NBA Most Valuable Player

James averaged 27.5 points and career-highs in both rebounds (8.6) and assists (9.1) per contest during this past regular season. The 79-year-old former guard who starr...

Jun 26 2018

Egyptian coach dies after Saudi scores in World Cup match

A Russian state-funded news agency RT video shows Salah smiling as Kadyrov gives his speech and pins a badge bearing the Chechen flag to the Egyptian international's shir...

Jun 26 2018

Argentina midfielder Javier Mascherano shoots down Jorge Sampaoli rift rumours

Superstar Lionel Messi simply must lift his beleaguered side over the line against Nigeria in their Group D encounter in Saint Petersburg on Wednesday morning (AEST) - ...

Jun 25 2018

England's Fleetwood matches US Open record

I don't think of could have dreamed of this - going back to back". I can't say whether he should have been disqualified by the letter of the rules, but he prevented his...

Jun 25 2018

Gary Neville on 'real deal' Harry Kane and England's approach to Belgium

The goal was an example of Kane's precision and clinical acumen. The goal - Panama's first at World Cup level - triggered an extremely emotional response in the sta...

Jun 24 2018

Djokovic ends 12-month drought to reach Queen's showpiece

Djokovic lost in the Queen's final this afternoon but he will have taken some huge confidence from his display and will be hopeful of challenging for the Wimbledon titl...

Jun 23 2018

Cesc Fàbregas: Saudi Arabia and Egypt are the worst teams in Russia

It was the Barcelona striker's 100th cap for his nation, and he marked it with a 52nd goal, a fantastic return for a world-class hitman. The only Arab team now with a...

Jun 23 2018

Serbia vs. Switzerland - Football Match Report

We are minutes away from kick-off between Switzerland and Serbia . Ivanovic, Serbia's most experienced player, charged at the ball just before Xhaka blasted it int...

Jun 23 2018

Brazil vs Costa Rica

Brazil fans believe their World Cup hopes have been given a boost by the news of star striker Neymar's new haircut, ditching his old blond coiffured style after it wa...

Jun 22 2018

Sarri identifies first signing for Chelsea

Chelsea are expected to announce their decision on a new manager soon with Sarri making much of the headlines as Antonio Conte's replacement. Sarri's move for Martus...

Jun 21 2018

Senegal and Japan fans tidy up after their World Cup matches

Not to be outdone, the Senegalese fanbase took after the Japanese and started to clean up a stadium after their team's historic win against Poland. No African side ha...

Jun 21 2018

Banned Sepp Blatter attends football match, says ‘It is my World Cup’

He was suspended in December 2015 for eight years, later reduced to six, after an investigation carried out by FIFA's ethics committee which brought an end to his reign...

Jun 21 2018

Costa strikes as Spain survive Iran scare

Carlos Queiroz could not have been more courteous in his evaluation of Fernando Hierro's Spain when describing them as "Supermen", but after Iran's 1-0 defeat to ...