WNBA champion team Seattle Storm did not receive White House invite and have no interest in going, Sue Bird says

WNBA champion team Seattle Storm did not receive White House invite and have no interest in going, Sue Bird says

Sue Bird said players from the Seattle Storm were not interested in going to the White House if invited.  (Getty Images) The Seattle Storm won its third WNBA title on Wednesday night after beating the Washington Mystics. The team said it has…

Tour champion Geraint Thomas signs new deal with Team Sky

Tour champion Geraint Thomas signs new deal with Team Sky

London: Tour de France champion Geraint Thomas has signed a three-year contract extension with Team Sky, ending speculation that the Welshman could seek a leader's role with another outfit. "I'm pleased it's sorted – and delighted to be staying with the team,"…

Ex-boxing champion cleared of calling for terror attacks

Ex-boxing champion cleared of calling for terror attacks

Ex-boxing champion who told Muslims to buy guns and ‘let them go in the sons of money people’ is cleared of calling for terror attacks after claiming his YouTube video was just ‘light-hearted poetry’ Anthony Small found not guilty of terror offence…

Defending champion Ostapenko, Venus fall in first round

Defending champion Ostapenko, Venus fall in first round

Paris: A flustered Jelena Ostapenko has become only the sixth female grand slam champion to fall at the first hurdle of her title defence when she lost to Kateryna Kozlova at the French Open. The world No.5 never looked at ease on…

Carl Valeri could ride into the sunset a two-time A-League champion

Carl Valeri could ride into the sunset a two-time A-League champion

Melbourne Victory captain Carl Valeri has a luxury offered to very few professional footballers. He can ride off into the sunset a championship-winning captain. Melbourne Victory skipper Carl Valeri won his second A-League title earlier this month. Not many players go out…

Defending champion Warriors through to final four in NBA play-offs

Defending champion Warriors through to final four in NBA play-offs

The Golden State Warriors were too strong for the New Orleans Pelicans, winning 114-103 to take the best-of-seven series in five games. Too strong: Kevin Durant and the Warriors breezed past the Pelicans. The triple threat of sharpshooters Kevin Durant, Steph Curry…

World's Strongest Man Eddie 'The Beast' Hall set to retire after record attempt to become British champion for a sixth time

World's Strongest Man Eddie 'The Beast' Hall set to retire after record attempt to become British champion for a sixth time

Strongman Hall, 30, will call it quits after the Giants Live promoted event at Sheffield's FlyDSA Arena in January 2019. A victory in Yorkshire would see him become the only person to consecutively retain the Britain's Strongest Man title six times. Hall…

Carrie Underwood Returns To The Studio

Carrie Underwood Returns To The Studio

After a scary accident that resulted in her hospitalization and more than 40 stitches to her face in November, Carrie Underwood is back at work. The singer posted a black and white photo of herself gazing intently inside a music studio on…

Carrie Underwood Returns To The Studio

Carrie Underwood Returns To The Studio

After a scary accident that resulted in her hospitalization and more than 40 stitches to her face in November, Carrie Underwood is back at work. The singer posted a black and white photo of herself gazing intently inside a music studio on…