Stories about Sport

Jan 29 2016

AFC championship features more than just Brady, Manning

Now the Patriots are hoping the rediscovered chemistry carries over as they prepare to face a Denver defense that allowed the fewest yards per game during the regular s...

Jan 29 2016

Spieth baffled by time penalty after McIlroy duel

Former world No 1 Rory McIlroy said he was excited to start his new season in the company of the reigning world No1 Jordan Spieth. Spieth, playing his first regular Eur...

Jan 29 2016

Tyronn Lue will coach the Eastern Conference All-Stars

Smith got a couple layups, dunks". If we've learned anything about the Cleveland Cavaliers since Tyronn Lue's promotion to head coach, it's that the team has turned...

Jan 29 2016

Australian Open: Serena cruises to final

From never having played a match in the main draw here, the 24-year-old became the first woman since Jo Durie at the 1983 US Open to reach a Grand Slam semi-final. "I hav...

Jan 29 2016

Slow start for Shiv Kapur in Abu Dhabi

Two monitoring penalties will result in a fine of €2000 (NZ$3320). The money would hardly inconvenience Spieth, but he wants neither the notoriety or the distraction. The...