Stories about Sports

Nov 03 2017

Gareth Southgate Hands Out Surprising First England Call-Ups To Three Players

Tammy Abraham, Ruben Loftus-Cheek and Joe Gomez received first senior call-ups, while Danny Rose and Jamie Vardy returned after injuries. "He is a player playing at a b...

Nov 02 2017

Papa John's links National Football League anthem protests to soft sales

In September, the debate leaped from living rooms and bars to the White House, with President Donald Trump advising team owners to fire players who failed to stand for th...

Nov 02 2017

Jack Wilshere is ready for England return, says Arsène Wenger

Despite a lack of first-team football with Arsenal , Wenger believes England should recall the midfielder. Jack Wilshere is more valuable playing higher up the p...

Nov 02 2017

Jahlil Okafor may request buyout from Philadelphia 76ers

Jahlil Okafor wants a speedy divorce from the 76ers and isn't getting it. He now joins a list of players that includes Anthony Bennet (2013) and Hasheem Thabeet (2009)...

Nov 02 2017

Eagles trade for Miami running back Jay Ajayi

In Philadelphia , Ajayi joins a crowded backfield that also includes LeGarrette Blount , Wendell Smallwood , Corey Clement and Kenjon Barner . After the 2018 seas...

Nov 01 2017

Previewing first College Football Playoff rankings

But Ohio State does have a 15-point home loss to Oklahoma , who's a 1-loss team like the Buckeyes. As for one-loss teams: in each of the past three years there have ...

Nov 01 2017

Browns, Bengals Fail to Agree to AJ McCarron Trade

According to Schefter , the deal was " close " but ultimately could not be finalized. Browns coach Hue Jackson reportedly wanted Jimmy Garoppolo , who was dealt to ...

Oct 31 2017

Alvaro Morata yet to settle to live in England

The 25-year-old, who has just returned from a hamstring problem was speaking to Italian newspaper Gazzetta dello Sport ahead of the date with Roma and admitted life in ...

Oct 30 2017

Hardik Pandya lost his wicket because of Virat Kohli's century. Here's how

Kohli also became the second Indian after Sachin to have scored 2,000+ worldwide runs in back to back calendar years. The match assumes significance for Kohli as he com...

Oct 30 2017

Dion Lewis leads Patriots' backfield with 17 touches in win over Chargers

I mean, we're trying. "Sometimes if you get a lot of spin on the ball, the wind is going to affect it more, so you just got to kick a ball that has a little less rotation...

Oct 29 2017

Sepang MotoGP Qualifying Results | Pedrosa on Pole; Marquez 7th

Dovizioso, who beat Marquez in a thrilling wet race in Japan last week to breathe new life in the title race, slid off the track when he lost the front end of his bike at...

Oct 29 2017

Winx Holds Safe in Record Time for Cox Plate Victory

English horse Folkswood ($26) held third, 4-1/4 lengths behind Humidor after racing on the pace set by Gailo Chop while three-year-old Royal Symphony ($19) was fourth...

Oct 29 2017

Fahim Ashraf becomes first Pakistani to claim hat-trick in T20Is

Sarfraz Ahmed, the Pakistan captain, won the toss and opted to bowl against Sri Lanka in the second of three Twenty20 Internationals in Abu Dhabi on Friday (October 2...

Oct 27 2017

Patriots Linebacker Dont'a Hightower out for season, reports say

NFL Network's Ian Rapoport reported that the influential linebacker will miss out on the Patriots attempts to retain the title they won so spectacularly in February, ...

Oct 27 2017

The NFL wants to hear from Colin Kaepernick

Several teams have had to justify not pursuing Kaepernick, who threw for 16 touchdowns and ran for two more last season against four interceptions, while signing other cl...

Oct 25 2017

NFL Upholds Lynch Suspension

He tried to play peacemaker and separate Raiders offensive linemen from close friend and fellow Oakland native Marcus Peters , who had just been penalized for a late hit...

Oct 24 2017

DeAndre Jordan to Eric Bledsoe: 'Come Back Home Bro'

After Watson was sacked Sunday, starting point guard Eric Bledsoe summarized his current feelings on the franchise in just 20 characters. Guard#Eric Bledsoe posted a sin...

Oct 23 2017

Pliskova races to convincing win in opening WTA Finals match

Venus Williams returns to the year-end WTA Finals for the first time since 2009 and will face Karolina Pliskova on Sunday. Williams, who beat Pliskova in the 2015 ...

Oct 23 2017

Andreas Athanasiou, Red Wings agree to 1-year contract

DET and RFA forward Andreas Athanasiou have agreed to terms on a one-year contract worth $1.387M. The Capitals' star recorded his 10th goal of the season on Friday ...

Oct 23 2017

Faf du Plessis gets a piggyback off the pitch after injury

Five of the top six batsmen departed for single-digit scores and it was not until Shakib Al Hasan and Sabbir Rahman came out to bat that Bangladesh had a mentionable pa...