Stories about Sport

Feb 06 2017

Atlanta Falcons' Matt Ryan selected as league MVP

During the regular season, Ryan completed 373 of his 534 attempts (69.9 percent) for 4,944 yards and 38 touchdowns against only seven interceptions. Ryan posted a 117.1 p...

Feb 02 2017

Ex-president George H.W. Bush to toss Super Bowl coin

Bush has agreed to take part in the time honored tradition of starting the Super Bowl with the ceremonial coin toss. In 2002, Bush performed the Super Bowl coin flip wh...

Jan 31 2017

Klopp makes odd comments on Liverpool's priorities this season

After the break, City began to dominate and Sane doubled their lead in the 71st minute, even as hailstones began to fall at an alarming rate around Selhust Park, Silva re...

Jan 31 2017

West Ham to sell Payet to Marseille

Dimitri Payet has told West Ham that he "does not need to justify" his behaviour, which led to his sale to Marseille . They eventually sold him back to Marseille for...

Jan 29 2017

Gareth Ainsworth: Wycombe Wanderers have done me and town proud'

The youngster is the latest homegrown talent to be given an opportunity in the first team by Pochettino, with the Argentine trainer forging a sense of togetherness by hav...

Jan 29 2017

FA Cup: Ikeme Rested As Wolves Knock Liverpool Out

Jurgen Klopp has suffered three consecutive home defeats as a manager for the first time since April 2007 (with Mainz). Wycombe were on course to trump Wolves , with a...

Jan 28 2017

Unhappy Bolt willing to help finance appeal over 2008 Olympic relay gold

Last June, when reports of Carter's positive test first broke, Bolt was largely philosophical about the prospect of returning one of his gold medals but admitted that to ...

Jan 28 2017

Teddy Bridgewater Likely To Miss Vikings' Entire 2017 Season

But Spielman seemed to plan for the prospect of Bridgewater being out into next season by trading for Bradford, who has another year left on his contract. It's a tough bl...

Jan 27 2017

Smallwood: A Grand spectacle, Serena Williams vs Venus Williams, one more time

But, you know, not satisfying. On Wednesday night in Melbourne , in the first of the two women's semifinals at the Australian Open , Venus rallied to beat the young...

Jan 27 2017

Longtime Animal Advocate Mary Tyler Moore Dies

Outside of Shepherdstown and Shepherd University, Moore's family also has connections to a historic property in Winchester, Virginia-Stonewall Jackson's Headquarters. " M...

Jan 27 2017

Middlesbrough goalkeeper Brad Guzan bound for Major League Soccer

Atlanta United were allowed to sign Guzan after the MLS awarded the club with its Expansion Draft Priority - a ruling that allows the number one ranked side in the U.S....

Jan 27 2017

Stuttering Real Madrid under scrutiny after King Cup exit

But Danish midfielder Daniel Wass restored Celta's lead with a low shot from the edge of the area in the 85th. Lucas Vazquez brought Real level again five minutes later...

Jan 26 2017

Aston Villa add Birkir Bjarnason to James Bree capture

Bjarnason, however, has now been persuaded to drop down into the Championship by Aston Villa, though he joins a side with the infrastructure and support of a Premier Leag...

Jan 24 2017

Men's Australian Open draw delivers plenty of suprises

Having issued a reminder of his class in the 90-minute rout of Tomas Berdych , Federer flaunted his endurance by prevailing 6-7 (4) 6-4 6-1 4-6 6-3 after a three hour an...

Jan 21 2017

Pittsburgh Steelers prepare for Gillette Stadium environment in AFC Championship Game

Edelman added he wouldn't have done what Brown did because "I'd be more anxious about just trying to celebrate with my teammates and keeping it internal". "I think Chad ...

Jan 20 2017

Angelique Kerber celebrates birthday by advancing in Australia

Switzerland's Roger Federer (R) shakes hands with Austria's Jurgen Melzer after victory during their men's singles match on day one of the Australian Open tennis tourname...

Jan 20 2017

Wozniacki Too Solid For Vekic, Sets Up Konta Clash In Round Three

After a scrappy opening performance against Kirsten Flipkens on Tuesday, this was the British number one back to her best and in the sort of form that will have the draw'...

Jan 19 2017

Is Carmelo Anthony a Serious Target?

Anthony believed that that was Jackson's opinion, and said , "If they feel that my time in NY is over, then I guess that's a conversation we should have". I don't know, ...

Jan 17 2017

New rules implemented to curtail Chinese Super League's 'irrational' spending

Oscar's transfer opened up the debate over the impact of high levels of spending Chinese clubs are willing to splash out to recruit some of European football's brightest ...

Jan 16 2017

Redeemed Hafeez never questioned Pakistan future

After home captain Steve Smith won the toss and chose to bat, Pakistan fast bowler Mohammad Amir took 3-47 to restrict Australia to 220 all out. Later, Mohammad Haf...