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Tom Daley fails to qualify in 10-meter diving; Chinese lead

It meant China were on course for a seventh gold of the diving competition. "Training has been going really well, I'm in the shape of my life, moving better tha...


Jaguars' Fowler kicked out of practice after skirmish

Bortles started off shaky against Tampa Bay in 11-on-11 work and in the two-minute portion on Thursday. His passion and energy are a good thing, and it is a...


Cueto snaps winless skid and helps Giants beat Mets 8-1

He ran into trouble in the fourth inning, loading the bases before Justin Ruggiano unloaded them with a grand slam. He's gone 6-4 with a 3.30 ERA in 12 road st...


Lochte apologizes for not being candid in Rio

They vandalized a gas station bathroom and were confronted by security guards. "It's traumatic to be out late with your friends in a foreign country-with a la...


Efimova makes second breaststroke final, King misses out

USA swimmer Michael Phelps has backed his compatriot Lilly King's attitude towards her fellow Olympic competitor, Russian Yulia Efimova , who has twice ...


Usain Bolt's mid-race smile celebrated by meme makers

Bolt now has the motivation to win more gold in Rio as he is going to compete in the first round of the 200 meter dash on Tuesday, Aug. 16th and work his way to...


Happy Hull make it two wins in two at Swansea

Late goals by Shaun Maloney and Abel Hernandez gave under-strength Hull City a 2-0 win away at Swansea City on Saturday (Aug 20) and a ideal start to their Prem...


Rio detains 10 Australian athletes over passes

The athletes are from the Australian team and they are now being questioned by police. At approximately 7pm ten athletes were sent to the Venue Operations off...


Bills defensive tackle Dareus to enter rehab facility

Williams has a lot to overcome, but if he can return to the form he displayed past year and show the commitment needed to succeed in the National Football Leagu...


Rio Olympics 2016: Great Britain's men disqualified in 4x400m relay

Nigel Levine, Delanno Williams, Matthew Hudson-Smith and Martyn Rooney thought they had booked their spot in Saturday's showdown after posting 2:58.88 to win ...


Match in a Minute: Watford 1-2 Chelsea

Fabregas found Eden Hazard for a low drive that Heurelho Gomes could only push out, giving expensive recruit Batshuayi a tap-in from six yards. Chelsea pu...


Nigeria earns Olympic bronze with 3-2 win over Honduras

The Nigerians, meanwhile, continued their strong play in the Summer Olympics, adding a bronze medal to the gold medal they captured at the 1996 Olympics in Atla...


Football Manager 2017 Release Date Confirmed

To recap: Football Manager 2017 is released for PC, Mac, and Linux on November 4. Developer Sports Interactive has also confirmed that digital touchline-dweller...


Rangers' Prince Fielder to retire

BELOIT, Wisc- One of the most well-known former Snappers, Prince Fielder , has made a decision to retire from professional baseball due to health reasons. He p...


Portugal keeper Eduardo set for Chelsea transfer - Dinamo Zagreb boss

Eduardo is set to join Chelsea's goalkeeping ranks. In news that took most Chelsea fans by surprise, the club have reportedly made a breakthrough in the purs...


Pogba - One man convinced me to return to Man Utd

Pogba , 23, missed United's 3-1 win at Bournemouth last Sunday due to a suspension carried over from last season's Coppa Italia, but his lack of match fitness m...


Olympics-Team Britain member held up at gunpoint in Rio

Concerns over the security of athletes competing in the Rio Olympics rose once again after it was revealed a member of the Great Britain team was robbed earlier...


Eaton ties Olympic record, US gets 1-2 in the shot put

He draped himself in the flag soon after his win. "I'm a Scorpio - once I set my mind, I'm going to get it, regardless, " he said. Eaton retained his title ...


Sunderland defender Kaboul completes Watford move

The Black Cats accepted a request from Kaboul's representatives to be allowed to talk to the Hornets about a move to Vicarage Road . Kaboul is expected to be...


Sunderland identify Lewis Dunk as possible replacement for Kaboul or Kone

David Moyes definitely seems to be taking the reunion route with his Sunderland signings. I hope he sees we want him to be there. "I would have preferred him ...


Kerber reaches semis in Cincinnati, keeps Williams in sight

Andy Murray will be next for the Australian who has never won a set in five meetings with the World No. 2. Rafael Nadal was still trying to get his game togethe...


"Awesome Hour" on the track as US captures 6 Olympic medals

The long jump competition produced more surprise as the USA went 1-2 with prodigious leaps of 23-feet 5 inches by Tianna Bartoletta, and 23-feet 4 inches by Bri...


Winning that Olympic medal is amazing, but it'll cost you

They not only contributed an exciting performance today, but also proved themselves arch-rivals to stand shoulder by shoulder with us". But they're unlikely to ...


US Army Chief Visits China Amid Missile System Tensions

They had their heads shaved to express their strong disagreement with the authorities' plans. South Korean companies must focus more on individual Chinese con...


Kenya's Kipruto wins men's 3000m steeplechase gold

Jager did finish ahead of two-time champion Ezekiel Kemboi however, with the Kenyan picking up bronze . Kipruto, the Olympic champion, however, said he was...


Boomers beat Lithuania to make final four

Taking him from the roster limits Australia's rotations to combat the bigger Lithuanians. The Aussies played the USA team of National Basketball Association s...


Stevenson advances to boxing final after Nikitin ruled out

Stevenson, who was scheduled to face the Russian athlete at 1:30 p.m. ET Thursday, was declared the victor via walkover after Nikitin has made a decision to wit...


Pham, Gyorko lead offense as Cards top Astros 8-5

He pitched well, going 8.0 innings, allowing two runs, striking out four and walking one in a 3-2 victory over the Reds. Altuve reached the milestone in a club-...


Sweden Advances to Women's Olympic Soccer Final on Penalties

The other semi-final is also a repeat of a group stage clash as Canada face Germany in Belo Horizonte aiming to continue their 100 percent record in Brazil...


Having fun in shootouts, Hedvig Lindahl keeps Sweden alive

Of the two, it is certainly Germany for which a place in the final was more of an expectation. "It is fantastic, fabulous", Germany coach Horst Hrubesch said. S...


Ryan Lochte, swimmers fabricated story about being robbed at gunpoint

After a discussion, they did pay him an unknown amount of money and then left. The taxi driver did not move, and it was then that two robbers with guns and badg...


Britain's Alistair Brownlee edges brother to defend Olympic triathlon title

Jonny, 26, went one better than his performance in London 2012 when he claimed a bronze. "I just had the edge on Jonny but he has killed me in training and ...


Simone Biles dominates vault to win 3rd gold in Rio

It's so exciting. You never know the feeling until it hits you. "It means the world to me". She also was part of the third swimming race in Olympic history ...


Liverpool Opens Premier League Schedule With Thrilling Win Vs

It was the kind of Premier League debut that could easily knock a young player's confidence, but Wenger said his centre-backs were not to blame for the goal...


Neymar scores as Brazil beat Colombia 2-0 to reach semis

Brazil will face Honduras in Wednesday's semi-final in Rio after the Central Americans stunned South Korea 1-0 thanks to Alberth Elis' 59th-minute victor ...


49ers sign Christian Ponder to depleted quarterback group

Although, it must be said that Gabbert did not do anything extraordinary to elevate his chances of earning the number one spot after one game. Brock Osweiler ...


US men's basketball edges France 100-97; Thompson scores 30

After crushing China and Venezuela in Rio, it's play the last three games has raised questions, although it won its group with a 5-0 record in defeating Franc...


England v Pakistan: Tourists fined for slow Oval over rate

This team has character and stood up the occasion, fought hard and levelled the series. Before their first tour of England in 1954 Pakistan practised on a gre...


Dorial Green-Beckham Traded To Eagles

While the 6-foot-5, 235-pound Green-Beckham comes with his own set of off-field issues (more on that later), it's his size and raw ability that has Roseman and ...


Athletes flee as fire threatens Olympics

A statement from Rio 2016's organising committee said: "The goal now is to prevent the fire reaching the surrounding community". Firefighters brought the blaz...


PTV Sports Live Cricket Streaming Pakistan vs England fourth Test Day 1

It was embarrassing for Moeen Ali when he was bowled cheaply in the fourth innings at Lord's where Yasir Shah guided Pakistan to a series-opening triumph last...


Manchester City Team vs Steaua Bucharest Confirmed

Playing today (20 .45) Ajax (Netherlands) vs Rostov (Russia) Copenhagen (Denmark) vs Apoel Nicosia (Cyprus) Dinamo Zagreb (Croatia) vs FC Salzburg (Austria) S. ...


Rio Olympics 2016: Christian Taylor wins triple jump gold

We're equally talented", Claye said. Taylor captured gold (17.81) and Claye placed second (17.62) at the 2012 London Games. Fellow American Will Claye took ...


Fans in Jamaica ecstatic with Bolt Olympic win

It would be the flawless goodbye spectacle to the sport he has become a poster-boy for, but the temptation to remain for just four more years could prove too st...


Japan To Build Island Missile Defense System

A Japanese newspaper reports that the country plans to develop a long range land to sea missile to strike Chinese ships encroaching on remote uninhabited isla...


Murray close to 'poking out' Princess Anne's eye

He said: I'm going to try to practice for the next couple of days". "I'm willing to sacrifice that to do my best here". "I hope she was okay, I didn't mean to d...


Rio Olympics 2016: Danell Leyva wins silver on parallel bars

According to NBC Sports, Leyva was looking for some redemption of his own. Leyva's medals in Rio were likely made that much sweeter by the fact he only made...


Neymar leads Brazil into men's soccer semifinals

He was ejected in the 1-0 loss in the group stage of the Copa America past year, eventually being suspended after confronting the referee in the tunnel to the l...


Rio 2016: Ennis-Hill misses out on gold by two seconds

I just absolutely believed every single stroke, that we had what it took. It was insane - we all had four hours sleep last night and we were finishing at, well,...


Great Britain's Mo Farah can't be kept down

The 33-year-old overcame a mid-race fall to power through to the front of the field in the final 100m and win in 27 minutes five seconds. "I promised my daugh...