Stories about Sport

Jun 21 2018

Sweden gets benefit of video review, beats South Korea 1-0

Referee Joel Aguilar referred the decision to the video assistant referee, who confirmed that the penalty should be awarded. But he took another look and decided Kim ha...

Jun 21 2018

Iran players hoping Queiroz new contract can be agreed

We have addressed this concern to Federation Internationale de Football Association and the minimum Nike should do is to apologise to them ( Iran's players). Iran's ...

Jun 20 2018

Warner To Play In CPL 2018

The duo's suspension is limited to representing Australia and domestic competitions within the country, they are free to participate in domestic competitions outside th...

Jun 20 2018

Harry Kane at the double as England make winning start

Captain Harry Kane came to the rescue with two goals, the second a dramatic injury-time victor, as England began their World Cup Group G campaign with a stutterin...

Jun 20 2018

Mohamed Salah Has a Great Chance of Playing Against Uruguay, Informs Coach

Gimenez's goal took Uruguay level on points with Group A leaders Russian Federation and boosted their chances of making the knockout stages for the third successive W...

Jun 18 2018

France vs Australia Tips - Les Bleus expecting comfortable victory

Pogba had other ideas, though, sending a stabbed effort towards goal from the edge of the area which was cruelly diverted past Ryan by Aziz Behich to get the French off t...

Jun 17 2018

India all out for 474 against debutants Afghanistan

India's stand-in captain Ajinkya Rahane and Afghan coach Phil Simmons believe the team needs more game time with the red ball to improve. However, they added 67 run...

Jun 17 2018

Mesut Ozil makes it 26 consecutive starts in major competitions

Javier Hernandez's superb one-two with Andres Guardado allowed him to spin away from Mats Hummels just inside the Germany half and feed Lozano down the left. Mexico ...

Jun 17 2018

Queiroz calls for unity and fairness after Iran beat Morocco

Then came the error from Bouhaddouz, the drama and the agony as Iran grabbed just their second World Cup win. The two-foot long tube with a plastic horn at the end ...

Jun 17 2018

Phil returns to 13th, makes putt and hilariously mocks himself

He said, 'I don't know what [my] score that is. For some reason, he made a decision to give himself the gift of a two-stroke penalty during the third round of the U.S. ...

Jun 17 2018

Sri Lanka deny ball-tampering accusations, continue to play Test ‘under protest’

Dinesh Chandimal was charged for breaching Level 2.2.9 of the ICC Code of Conduct. Going into Sunday's (NZ time) third day, the tourists were instructed to play with a...

Jun 15 2018

Good news about the Egyptian King Mohamed Salah

Cuper claimed that Salah is "almost 100% certain" to feature against Uruguay in Yekaterinberg on Friday afternoon. "We want him to be involved because he worked so ...

Jun 15 2018

Griezmann announces Atletico stay

Two days before the final of the Europa League, he said: "Everyone tells me to go, go away, they think I have everything done and I do not tell them". "This is going to m...

Jun 13 2018

Justify dominates Belmont to become 13th Triple Crown victor

Scat Daddy's bloodlines include Canadian-breds Nijinsky (an English Triple Crown champion), Northern Dancer and Storm Bird. Justify's romp resulted in a quarter in 23...

Jun 13 2018

French Open glance: Nadal taking on Thiem in final | Columbus Ledger-Enquirer

Nadal has never failed to win the title when reaching the last four at Roland Garros , but knows that Del Potro, who he has lost to five times in 14 meetings, is a risky...

Jun 13 2018

Cristiano Ronaldo prefers transfer to Man United this summer

Five-time Ballon d'Or victor Ronaldo fuelled talk of an exit from Real following their third consecutive Champions League triumph in Kiev against Liverpool. "A defeat o...

Jun 11 2018

Rafael Nadal beats Dominic Thiem for 11th French Open title

I feel very lucky to all of the things that have happened to me. At the age of 19, he became the first teenager to win a major singles title since Pete Sampras at the U...

Jun 10 2018

Lyon put an end to Nabil Fekir’s proposed transfer to Liverpool

The Reds were expected to complete a deal for the 24-year-old former Saint-Priest frontman. However, it's now believed that the deal has collapsed due to findings in t...

Jun 10 2018

Halep fights back to clinch French Open title

The American, who will break into the top five for the first time when the new rankings are released on Monday, broke Halep in the fourth game before taking the first set...

Jun 10 2018

Most Americans think National Football League players kneeling isn't unpatriotic

He offered to let them name people they feel were unfairly treated by the justice system and he would pardon them. And I'm going to ask them to recommend to me people t...