Stories about Sport

Jan 27 2016

Wayne Rooney's improvement delights manager Louis van Gaal

Although Liverpool were the better side for most of the match Jürgen Klopp's team failed to take their chances. The England captain took his tally for 2016 to fiv...

Jan 27 2016

Williams beats Sharapova; Djokovic, Federer to meet in semis

Dismissing the idea that this might be her 16th and final appearance at the year's first grand slam - "Hopefully not, unless you know something I don't" she said - Willia...

Jan 27 2016

Brits Murray, Konta win on a distracting day in Melbourne

The No.7-seeded Kerber will play the victor of the later quarterfinal between Johanna Konta of Britain and Chinese qualifier Zhang Shuai . "If you live and die wit...

Jan 27 2016

Raonic sets up Murray semi

The 25-year-old from Thornhill, Ont., who also reached the semifinals at Wimbledon two years ago, will face off against four-time finalist and second-seed Andy Murray ...

Jan 27 2016

Azarenka into quarterfinals at Australian Open

Johanna Konta ground down Chinese qualifier Zhang Shuai 6-4 6-1 at the Australian Open on Wednesday to become the first British woman to reach the semi-finals of a g...