Rio Olympics 2016: Great Britain's Bryony Page wins trampoline silver

The 27-year-old, who also won gold at the London Games back in 2012 in the same event, was Canada's flagbearer in the opening ceremony in Brazil. Britain's Bryony Page (56.040) took silver and China's Li Dan followed MacLennan's routine with a 55.8... More..

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Rivals are scared of title talk, says Mourinho
by | Saturday, August 13, 2016

Rivals are scared of title talk, says Mourinho

Bournemouth winger Junior Stanislas is out with a hernia problem but £15m club record signing Jordan Ibe is among the likely debutants. Manchester United have won 15 of their 24 opening fixtures in the Prem...More..

RIP Little Master! Cricketers mourn Pakistani legend Hanif Mohammad's death
by | Saturday, August 13, 2016

RIP Little Master! Cricketers mourn Pakistani legend Hanif Mohammad's death

Hanif, had earlier in the day , been declared clinically dead for around six minutes before he was revived back to life. He played 55 Tests for Pakistan and was the original "Little Master" . He was also na...More..

Tim Tebow to
by | Friday, August 12, 2016

Tim Tebow to "pursue baseball career"

Former All-Star slugger Gary Sheffield came to bat for Tebow on Twitter. Tebow won the Heisman and two national championships with the University of Florida and was drafted in the first round by the Denver Br...More..

by | Wednesday, August 10, 2016

Rio 2016 Olympics for cord-cutters: Where to watch

And you don't have to, even if you don't own a television. In an era of instant information, NBC, the network that paid billions for exclusive rights to the games, delayed the opening. You will be able to watch...More..

by | Tuesday, August 09, 2016

US notches first gold of the games

The two throws were enough to give Silva an ippon victory, which ends the fight automatically. Canada's Penny Oleksiak has produced both her and her country's second medal of the Rio Games in as many days. ...More..

by | Tuesday, August 09, 2016

Police and protesters clash in Rio anti-Olympic showdown

Pele was reportedly in line to light the Olympic cauldron, following in the footsteps of the likes of Muhammad Ali and Cathy Freeman. From there, the torch started on its last leg to the Maracana Stadium where ...More..

Celtic announce capture of Villa winger Sinclair on four year deal
by | Monday, August 08, 2016

Celtic announce capture of Villa winger Sinclair on four year deal

Celtic's new head coach Brendan Rodgers has been determined to bring Sinclair up north and had four bids rejected for him before one offer was eventually accepted. 'I had to look at this move and I thought it ...More..

by | Sunday, August 07, 2016

Azhar puts Pakistan on top

Oxenford first used the perspex protection during a ICC World T20 warm-up match in March and then again England's one-day worldwide against Sri Lanka here in Birmingham in June. Pakistan dropped out-of-form ...More..

by | Thursday, June 16, 2016

Vigil held in New Jersey hometown of slain 'Voice' singer

Levine has since reached out to the family and offered to pay for Grimmie's funeral services and her mother's travel expenses. She got her big break on the NBC competitive singing show, coming in third on 2...More..

by | Tuesday, June 07, 2016

Ex-Chelsea doctor arrives for tribunal against club and Jose Mourinho

On the first day of a tribunal that is expected to last between seven and 10 days, it also emerged Chelsea offered Carneiro £1.2m to settle the case and that the claimant asked for a 40% pay rise to £400,000 ...More..

Murray beats Nadal, reaches Madrid Open final again
by | Sunday, May 15, 2016

Murray beats Nadal, reaches Madrid Open final again

I was at a middling level which wasn't enough to beat Murray ". "When you play against the best players, you are probably not going to win every single time", said Murray . Nadal trailed again in the second...More..

by | Friday, May 13, 2016

Nyquist wins Ky. Derby at Churchill Downs

He paid $6.60, $4.80 and $3.60 as the 2-1 favorite in the full field of 20 horses. "He's incredible", said Gutierrez. In taking his second stroll to the winner's circle at the Derby, O'Neill's latest journe...More..

by | Thursday, May 12, 2016

Patric Hornqvist goal gives Pittsburgh Penguins victory over Washington Capitals

To tie this Eastern Conference Semifinal, and ensure that it would return to Pittsburgh next Tuesday, the Capitals would need to take advantage of an increasingly tired and temporarily shorthanded Penguins squa...More..

by | Monday, May 09, 2016

Murray beaten in Madrid by relentless Djokovic

Djokovic has now won 15 matches in succession against top-10 opponents - dropping just two sets in the process - and his latest victory over Murray came 10 years on from their first meeting, also in Madrid. Djo...More..

Murray and Nadal to meet in Madrid Open semifinals
by | Sunday, May 08, 2016

Murray and Nadal to meet in Madrid Open semifinals

His nerve on those key points was nearly ideal, however. he saved 11 of the 13, while grabbing all but two of the break points he earned against his opponent. Yesterday, as the Scot relaxed in his Madrid hotel ...More..

by | Sunday, May 08, 2016

Sanders wants supporters represented at party convention

But Cruz dropped out of the race on Tuesday night after losing IN to Trump IN a landslide, and Kasich followed Wednesday. Clinton has no plans of forcibly pushing him out either, CNN .com reports. "Millions of...More..

by | Friday, May 06, 2016

Pirates' Gerrit Cole fired up at Penguins' playoff game

The pride was on full display during last night's Penguins playoff game at Consol Energy Center. They entered the game without their best defenseman, Kris Letang, who served a one-game suspension for his late h...More..

by | Wednesday, May 04, 2016

Hit on Maatta and late shoves put Orpik under microscope

The Capitals outhit the Penguins 43-29 in Game 1, though Pittsburgh took a small advantage in Game 2, the first time the Penguins have been credited with more hits than their opponent in the playoffs. Ask...More..

Twitter shares tank 13% after missing sales estimates
by | Monday, May 02, 2016

Twitter shares tank 13% after missing sales estimates

Twitter expects revenues between $590 million and $610 million, but this is a huge step down from $678 million, which is what analysts had estimated before today's release. While it's looking like marketing ma...More..

by | Monday, May 02, 2016

Neuvirth magnificent against Capitals as Flyers force Game 6

This afternoon the Washington Capitals eliminated the Philadelphia Flyers, moving on to meet the Pens. The Flyers took just 10 shots on goal . But Holtby stopped Nick Cousins and Jake Voracek, both from the ...More..

by | Thursday, April 28, 2016

Indiana Pacers: Game 5 preview and prediction

Neither of them have shot above 40% in a game so far this series, but Lowry remains confident. For all the talk of adjustments, a word that is thrown around more than the ball this time of year, that's where ...More..

Basketball: Durant bounces back in Thunder win
by | Sunday, April 24, 2016

Basketball: Durant bounces back in Thunder win

But the Mavs hang on to the belief that they can steal another game - and maybe even the series - if they can just keep it close and expose the Thunder's issues slamming the door down the stretch. The Dalla...More..

by | Thursday, April 21, 2016

Eagles acquire No. 2 overall draft pick from Browns

The Titans also will get the Rams' first- and third-round picks in 2017. For the second straight week, we've had a massive trade involving one of the top picks in the 2016 NFL Draft. So for the teams the Bro...More..

by | Wednesday, April 20, 2016

Tiger attacks, kills veteran keeper at Palm Beach Zoo

Funeral services are being organized, officials said. The zoo is now being investigated and remains closed. We are a conservation society. Do you think we should be keeping these big cats in captivity, even ...More..

More turmoil for relegated Aston Villa as directors quit
by | Tuesday, April 19, 2016

More turmoil for relegated Aston Villa as directors quit

Villa chairman Steve Hollis brought in life-long fan Lord King in February. He said his remit had been to effect a restructuring of the club along with the other directors but that "it has proved impossible t...More..

by | Monday, April 18, 2016

Kenya land first Sevens title by upsetting Fiji in Singapore

Collins Injera , who was later named as the player of the final , ran in two tries to help his side complete the job against the Fijians, led by coach Ben Ryan , eventually ending as 30-7 victors. Fiji exten...More..

by | Monday, April 18, 2016

Funeral held for slain former Saints football player

The coroner says Smith was shot seven times in the back and once along his side. In a wheelchair and wearing sunglasses, she attended the visitation but did not talk to reporters. They stood in front of his sil...More..

by | Sunday, April 17, 2016

Warriors turn focus from record 73 wins to title repeat

The Golden State Warriors and Houston Rockets will meet in the first round of the NBA Playoffs . Regular-season success is nothing new for the NBA's only team above the border, but they've yet to be ...More..

by | Sunday, April 17, 2016

Henrik Lundqvist has no plans to change masks

His Penguins have lost just twice in the 16 games since Evgeni Malkin went down on March 11th. Malkin returned to his first full practice with the club on Friday. The Rangers got some good news Saturday, ...More..

Giants Open 2016 Season In Dallas As NFL Releases Schedule
by | Saturday, April 16, 2016

Giants Open 2016 Season In Dallas As NFL Releases Schedule

The first-glance beneficiaries are the Titans, who can stockpile picks and fix myriad holes in the roster. The Rams must take a quarterback, either Goff or Carson Wentz, after paying such a price to move up, bu...More..

Benched Sandoval placed on DL with strained left shoulder
by | Saturday, April 16, 2016

Benched Sandoval placed on DL with strained left shoulder

With each bad signing, dating as far back as the regime of former GM Theo Epstein, Henry's metaphorical fiscal belt has become one notch tighter. Sandoval signed a new three-year, $17 million deal in January ...More..

25 prospects scheduled to attend NFL draft in Chicago
by | Friday, April 15, 2016

25 prospects scheduled to attend NFL draft in Chicago

By nearly every account, Elliott is a future impact player with elite - there it is - vision, speed and even blocking ability. "That's probably the intriguing storyline of this draft". Players drafted in the ...More..

Fury laughs off Joshua's title win
by | Thursday, April 14, 2016

Fury laughs off Joshua's title win

Before then Fury has a rematch with Klitschko, which will take place at the MEN Arena in Manchester on 9 July, and he admitted he was taking nothing for granted. He will go down as a footnote in boxing history ...More..

Manny Pacquiao unanimously outpoints Timothy Bradley
by | Monday, April 11, 2016

Manny Pacquiao unanimously outpoints Timothy Bradley

I am so thankful to God he gave me this great responsibility and achievements in life. "He was very patient", Bradley said. Bradley managed to trap Pacquiao against ropes with fiery combinations that seemin...More..

Hornets continue three-game road trip versus Raptors at Air Canada Centre
by | Saturday, April 09, 2016

Hornets continue three-game road trip versus Raptors at Air Canada Centre

Al Jefferson tacked on five points , a season-high-tying 11 rebounds and four assists in 20 minutes off the bench... Some standard defensive issues arose as Charlotte did a fairly good job on the perimete...More..

Nicklaus: Tiger isn't done just yet
by | Thursday, April 07, 2016

Nicklaus: Tiger isn't done just yet

Spieth isn't a prototypical power player, though an immaculate short game goes a long way at Augusta National. Despite carrying a green jacket in his luggage, though, Spieth is arguably playing the worst golf o...More..

1 good shot deserves another, and Villanova comes out on top
by | Thursday, April 07, 2016

1 good shot deserves another, and Villanova comes out on top

While Villanova will lose their leaders, the team will bring back plenty of talent for next season. Mike Dunleavy didn't allow himself to lose his mind like many other fans at the end of Monday night's NCAA c...More..

North Carolina Beats Syracuse To Advance To NCAA Final
by | Thursday, April 07, 2016

North Carolina Beats Syracuse To Advance To NCAA Final

Kris Jenkins added 18 points for Villanova and Ryan Arcidiacono had 15. In his 144th and last game for Villanova , with his last pass, he became a national champion and a Final Four MVP. That was just gre...More..

Colin Kaepernick trade to Broncos reportedly stalled over salary disagreement
by | Wednesday, April 06, 2016

Colin Kaepernick trade to Broncos reportedly stalled over salary disagreement

Denver now carries only two quarterbacks on their depth chart: eight-year veteran Mark Sanchez , and 2015 seventh-round draft pick Trevor Siemian, whom has never received an National Football League snap durin...More..