Stories about Sport

Aug 06 2016

Baseball, surfing, skateboarding, climbing and karate for Tokyo games

In total, 18 events and 474 athletes will be added in 2020. "I am so happy and so thrilled and I my have lost some of my composure", Tokyo Games chief Yoshiro Mori s...

Aug 06 2016

Olympics in Tokyo Will Have 5 New Sports

Tatiana Weston-Webb competes in the finals of the U.S. Open of Surfing on July 31, 2016, in Huntington Beach. Olympic leaders approved the addition of five sports to th...

Aug 06 2016

Saskatoon's Down applauds softball's return to the Olympics

Open of Surfing on July 31, 2016, in Huntington Beach. They agreed to bring back baseball and softball to the Olympics stage after missing the 2012 London Olympics an...

Aug 06 2016

Pakistan v England 3rd Test: Hosts lose star players before lunch

England's tough day in the field was made worse when James Anderson was twice warned officially in one over by Australian umpire Bruce Oxenford for running on the pitch ...

Aug 06 2016

Olympics in Tokyo Will Have 5 New Sports

Tatiana Weston-Webb competes in the finals of the U.S. Open of Surfing on July 31, 2016, in Huntington Beach. Olympic leaders approved the addition of five sports to th...

Aug 06 2016

Stokes ruled out of Test series against Pakistan

Azhar had celebrated reaching his hundred with the press-ups routine memorably introduced by Misbah after his century that set up his side's victory in the first Test at ...

Aug 05 2016

Apple replaces controversial pistol emoji with water gun

Other emoji include female athletes and different professions, as well as single family options and a rainbow flag . The most controversial aspect of the emoji update ...

Aug 05 2016

GOP frustrations with Trump mount as allies weigh options

The speaker also shrugged off Trump saying earlier this week he wasn't "there yet" on endorsing Ryan in his upcoming primary next Tuesday. GOP leaders deny working to d...

Aug 04 2016

Storms, no new pairings set up wild finish at PGA Champs

N.J. "There's going to be people that play 18 holes like Kevin Kisner and he's going to have a little bit more of an advantage", said Argentina's Emiliano Grillo, level...

Aug 04 2016

Novak Djokovic beats Kei Nishikori for 4th Rogers Cup

Meanwhile, Nishikori pulled away from Dimitrov in the third set for a 6-3, 3-6, 6-2 win. After a Wimbledon campaign that Djokovic would rather forget, it was essentia...

Aug 02 2016

Mets trade for Jay Bruce, send Brandon Nimmo to Reds in swap

The New York Post reported that the Mets will trade outfield prospect Brandon Nimmo and two lower-level prospects in exchange for Bruce . The 29-year-old outfielder ...

Aug 02 2016

Cubs get closer Aroldis Chapman in trade with Yankees

The Cubs paid a steep price, parting with Torres, versatile pitcher Adam Warren and minor league outfielders Billy McKinney and Rashad Crawford . The Yankees are ge...

Aug 02 2016

New York Mets 'On Verge' Of Acquiring Jay Bruce From Cincinnati Reds

Alas, Bruce was scheduled to make $13 million on a club option for 2017, with a $1 million buyout. The All-Star outfielder has a line of.265/.316/.559 this season wit...

Aug 02 2016

Bills close to signing running back Reggie Bush

With Detroit in 2013 he gained 1,006 yards, but then fell way off in 2014, and after moving to San Francisco past year, he played only five games before suffering a freak...

Aug 02 2016

Buffalo Bills bring in Reggie Bush for visit, physical

Bush is a 10-year National Football League veteran who played five games with the San Francisco 49ers last season before suffering a season-ending left knee injury when h...

Aug 01 2016

Jose Mourinho believes Eric Bailly can be like Varane

It's a big season for us. Mata, 28, has been linked with an Old Trafford ext this summer following the appointment of Jose Mourinho based on the pair's history at Chels...

Aug 01 2016

Martin Truex Jr. wins pole for Pennsylvania 400 at Pocono

Edwards and Kenseth are each threats to win on a almost weekly basis, and while the Hamlin team has slumped somewhat through the summer months, the Gibbs cars are consist...

Aug 01 2016

Indians acquire LHP Miller from Yankees

Miller had been the target of contenders in need of bullpen help, but Cleveland sent the best package to acquire his services. As he packed up to join the AL Central-le...

Aug 01 2016

Texans star WR DeAndre Hopkins not at training camp

But it's not exactly a great statement by Hopkins to make a holdout merely symbolic. Wide receiver DeAndre Hopkins said in a statement to ESPN he is returning to join...

Jul 31 2016

Africa's best Olympian dives in for the last time

Latynina's incredible achievements make her the holder of several Olympic records . Is there one more medal in there somewhere? The squad chosen by head coach Valent...