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McIlroy says he'll watch Olympic sports 'that matter' instead of golf

McIlroy said he doesn't regret his decision to stay home, and while he understands that priorities may be different for his peers, he doesn't feel a responsibil...


Giants' Bumgarner has no-hitter through 6 innings

But why make a cameo in an exhibition when you can stage a one-man show? Bumgarner took a no-hitter into the eighth inning, matched his career high with 14 st...


Nice Truck Attack: What We Know, And What We Don't

But for Gilles Kepel, an academic expert on the Islamic and Arab world, France fails to understand the form of third generation terrorism whose method of carr...


Bowie to compete in two events in Rio Olympics

Allyson Felix's dreams of a rare Olympic double came to an abrupt end at the USA track and field trials on Sunday. Would Felix get to compete in the 200 for t...


Wimbledon 2016: Novak Djokovic loses in shock upset to Sam Querrey

Just wasn't feeling the ball as well as I wished. That game included two calls against Djokovic which, according to the BBC broadcast, were incorrect - but ...


Andy Murray vs Jo-Wilfred Tsonga Centre Court Quarterfinal match

During that time he has won two of those slams, finished runner-up six times and reached the semi-finals eight times. The 29-year-old's path to a ninth succes...


'Pokémon Go' comes to Spain, Italy and Portugal

As the mapping system is powered by Google, it is unclear if the game would even be allowed to launch in the region as Chinese Google services are blocked by th...


Man United to pay huge sum to get rid of star

The paper says that PSG are interested in the German global, despite the midfielder's injury woes during his first season in the Premier League. There has bee...


Reigning Olympic Gymnastics Champ Gabrielle Douglas Back for Rio

Olympic gymnastics trials in San Jose, Calif., Sunday, July 10, 2016. "Martha just believes in me and that really means a lot", Douglas said . Simone Bi...


Why I brought Ahmed Musa to Leicester City - Ranieri

The Foxes signed Musa for £16 million from CSKA Moscow as Ranieri is preparing for Leicester's first entry into the Champions League group stage next season and...


Hamilton wins to narrow Rosberg lead

Lewis Hamilton celebrates at Silverstone . Stage-diving Lewis Hamilton celebrated by surfing an adoring Silverstone crowd after he claimed a record-equal...


Dwyane Wade reps contact Spurs, Mavs ahead of free agency

Who knows whether D-Wade actually is considering a move or if it's all a bluff created to land a more desirable contract with the Heat. There was some talk that...


Inaction on Zika funding likely to delay vaccine testing

Members of Congress are getting ready to take an unusually long summer break - they'll wrap up this week and won't return to work until September 6 - which gene...


Boston Red Sox: Top Red Sox Prospects Who Could Be Traded

Kimbrel will undergo surgery to fix a medial meniscus tear in his left knee and is expected to miss three to six weeks, the Red Sox announced Saturday. He lef...


Euro 2016: France Did Reconnaissance on Iceland Marauders, Says Payet

Giroud hit a goal in each half of the comprehensive victory at a rain-drenched Stade de France . That spark in the second half last night, as Iceland scored 2...


Lewis Hamilton wins British Grand Prix to close gap on Nico Rosberg

Originally he finished second place behind teammate Lewis Hamilton , but was demoted to third after the penalty was levied, moving Max Verstappen into second p...


Anti-Trump movement quashed in Cleveland

The anti-Donald Trump movement was dealt a resounding defeat late Thursday night, as any realistic hopes of keeping the NY billionaire from winning the nominati...


Phil Mickelson maintains lead on rainy day at Troon

He could've been the first player to shoot 62 in a major championship, but a 16-foot birdie putt at the final hole lipped out, sending Mickelson's caddie tumbli...


Transfer Rumors: Paul Pogba hints of a return to Manchester United?

The Juve midfielder was in Los Angeles for the ESPYs, where ESPN managed to catch up on an interview with him. He joked to begin with that " I don't know th...


Oosthuizen sets hole-in-one record

And Oosthuizen took to the tee after seeing playing partner JB Holmes knock his tee shot close and went one better by holing an incredible hole-in-one via a def...


In wary Nice, France, a truck was the last weapon anyone expected

France has declared three days of national mourning, starting on Saturday, and a state of emergency that had been due to expire on July 26 was extended for thre...


Serena Dominates Vesnina To Reach Wimbledon Final

From the moment the 34-year-old nonchalantly broke serve in the opening game the writing was on the wall for a leaden-footed Vesnina who at least lasted three...


Dwight Howard is Heading Home....Signs with the Atlanta Hawks

Known for scoring in the post as well as being an above average outside shooter, Al Horford expanded his game past the three-point line last season . Ultimate...


Golf must get more rigorous with drug testing, insists McIlroy

This was something I very much struggled with, I bounced back and forth with, and ultimately a decision had to be made yesterday and so I made it. "I'll proba...


Juventus complete Benatia deal

The Morocco International will move to the J Stadium in a seasonal loan deal with an option to buy set to € 20 million. Juventus themselves have confirmed...


Retired NASCAR champion Jeff Gordon may race for injured Dale Earnhardt Jr

Hendrick Motorsports said Earnhardt was evaluated by doctors this week in Charlotte after he had complaints and was not cleared to race. "I'm not here to tr...


FTB - Tanner Mangum named to 2016 Davey O'Brien Award watch list

Last season, his 264 completions, 424 pass attempts, 3,770 passing yards, 290.0 passing yards per game and 287.3 yards of total offense per game trail only Bran...


Donald Trump Officially Reveals His Pick For VP -- Indiana Governor Mike Pence!

If Trump thinks he's getting a running mate who can appeal to the center and swing voters, he's wrong about that. Dozens of people were killed late Thursday i...


France attack: Facebook reunites mother with infant

France, hit with two waves of attacks previous year that killed 147 people, has long known it is a top target for the Islamic State group. Yet in Thursday nig...


The Nationals, and Murphy, are trolling the hell out of the Mets

He homered in six consecutive playoff games during last year's post-season to send the Mets , improbably, all the way to the World Series. If not, and by al...


Resign, says Trump to disapproving judge

In a television interview , the Speaker said , "It's either Donald Trump or Hillary Clinton". She called out his ego and complained the press had been soft in...


Tour leader Froome sends message of support to Nice victims

When Froome took to the streets of France running uphill, he was resorting to running to get himself outside of the cluttered section until a vehicle came to hi...


British PM Theresa May travels to Scotland on first trip

As Mrs May sits down with the Scottish First Minster Nicola Sturgeon we will see two women, both of whom wanted to keep the United Kingdom inside the European U...


Edwin Encarnacion ideal successor for David Ortiz in Boston

Any team that's around.500 has a chance to get hot and run off a long stretch. "That could be a really good thing". Michael Pineda toes the rubber against the d...


Arizona Diamondbacks trade Brad Ziegler to Boston Red Sox for two prospects

Kimbrel had been selected for Tuesday's All-Star Game . As for the two players the Red Sox traded to acquire him, neither are elite prospects. The 36-year-...


Andy Murray 'playing best tennis of his life' - Leon Smith

Right now, he is looking forward to win his seventh Grand Slam Semi-final since two years. "It's totally different now because I've won Wimbledon so the pre...


Ole Miss NCAA investigation hot topic at SEC media days

Freeze was the last coach to appear at the four-day run of SEC Media Days. Whatever the case, Freeze showed up to Hoover prepared. We fully have cooperated ...


Salman Khan, Sultan sets Pakistani Box Office on fire, shatters several records

Randeep Hooda and Amit Sadh are some other lead roles in the movie. Ali Abbas Zafar has made a remarkable film. The movie has been praised alike by the fil...


Platini not expected to be at France's final

Germany dominated possession and spent most of the match in their opponents' half but could not break through a resilient France defence. Griezmann, 25, ...


Twins' Nunez spins game-ending double play to win All-Star Game

This tradition continued last night with the 87th MLB All-Star Game, which took place in Petco Park in San Diego . Fans lined the streets to see the players an...


First Clasico set for December

Spanish soccer's "El Clasico" encounters between Barcelona and Real Madrid will happen in December and April, two of the most anticipated games of the 2016-...


Andriy Shevchenko named as Ukraine head coach

The 39-year-old replaces Mykhaylo Fomenko who resigned after Ukraine were knocked out of Euro 2016 without scoring a single goal. Ukraine have appointed for...


Mohammad Amir makes Lord's return but must wait to bowl

Meanwhile, Mohammad Amir will prove to be the lethal against the struggling batting line of England . While Amir has featured in one-day internationals and...


Three-time Medalist Aly Raisman Goes For Gold Again

According to Elle , when she was only 12 years old, she caught the eyes of gymnastics fans at the Secret U.S. Classic, which is a qualifier for the National ...


Eagles' WR Nelson Agholor won't face prosecution

However, the decision to not charge Agholor with a crime will not become official until Friday while the ultimate ruling will be handed down by District Attorne...


Amanda Nunes makes history as first openly-gay champion in UFC history

The little-known Brazilian fighter gained quick notoriety after winning the main event of UFC 200. McGregor won his belt with a 13-second knockout of Aldo i...


Aly Raisman Earns Spot on US Olympic Gymnastics Team

Karolyi, when asked whether she still viewed Douglas as a legitimate contender for an all-around medal or whether the gymnast is more of a specialist who can al...


I'll make Rory tune in - Rickie Fowler

Jason Day, Dustin Johnson, Jordan Spieth and Rory McIlroy - the world's top four players - have all pulled out of the Rio Games citing concerns over the Zika vi...


Perez, Hosmer power American League to 4-2 All-Star Game victory

Eric Hosmer had a night to remember in San Diego . Back in 1984, they left Wrigley Field to the sound of Van Halen's "Jump" and headed west convinced they wou...


Pakistan win toss, elect to bat in first test at Lord's

He was unbeaten on 110. It looked as if Misbah was about to celebrate his achievement by prostrating himself on the Lord's turf in prayer. "He has been a ...