Stories about Sports

Aug 07 2016

Usain Bolt makes statement with 200m Anniversary Games win

Canada's Brendon Rodney was sixth in 20.37, far off his personal best of 19.96, established at the Canadian Olympic trials two weeks ago in Edmonton, where the 24-year-...

Aug 07 2016

Hope Solo Gets Booed By Soccer Fans During USA Olympic Opener

In the win, Seattle native Hope Solo earned her 101st career shutout. The crowd of almost 10,000 fans at the 60,000-capacity Mineirao Stadium jeered Solo with reference...

Aug 07 2016

Olympics: Host Brazil disappointed by tie in soccer opener

Indeed, South Africa's Lebo Mothiba had a host of chances to cause an almighty upset, but failed to make a ragged Brazilian defence pay for early tournament nerves. D...

Aug 06 2016

Pre-season Manchester derby cancelled in China due to bad weather

The pitch has been hit by fungus and although the affected areas have been dug up, torrential rain in Beijing has washed away the replacement turf, leaving a risky playin...

Aug 05 2016

Lucroy, Jeffress traded to Rangers

The 29-year-old Bruce is hitting. "Really excited and can't wait to get after it!" he said in a tweet . Stearns added, "We would like to thank Jonathan for his seven...