Sunday July 23-rd, 2017

Jitu Rai Finishes Eighth in Men's 10m Air Pistol Jitu Rai Finishes Eighth in Men's 10m Air Pistol

Everyone enjoyed the brilliant climax when Xuan Vinh Hoang of Vietnam shot a final Olympic record of 202.5 to beat Felipe Almeida Wu of Brazil by 0.4 points, with a 10.7 last shot after the Brazilian had led by 0.2. On a sour note, shooters Apurvi Ch...

Swansea City sign Llorente, accept bid from West Ham for Ayew Swansea City sign Llorente, accept bid from West Ham for Ayew

The 23-year-old scored 18 La Liga goals in 2015-16 and will add some much needed firepower to the Liberty ranks. Former Spain worldwide Fernando Llorente joined the Welsh side yesterday from Sevilla on a two-year deal. Swansea City are set to pa...

McCown, Browns on same page amid Dallas trade rumors McCown, Browns on same page amid Dallas trade rumors

There is no point for the Cleveland Browns to trade McCown for pennies on a dollar (i.e. a conditional draft pick or something close to that effect). So that's what I'm about. It is believed the Cowboys had their sights set on Nick Foles , but he si...

Berger shoots 62 to take lead after 3 rounds at Travelers Berger shoots 62 to take lead after 3 rounds at Travelers

Van Aswegen was better than good: In his final 10 holes, he made six birdies, five on the last eight. Leieshman, the 2012 victor at TPC River Highlands for his lone PGA Tour title, matched 2015 rookie of the year Daniel Berger, Russell Henley and T...

Rio: Indian women recurve team reach Q/Fs

Eyeing their eighth gold from as many editions, Koreans lived up to their reputation with Choi Misun, Chang Hye Jin and Ki Bo Bae making it top three. However, she ended up with a score of 640/720 which earned her a ranking position of 20th. A 10 wou...

USA Basketball players accidentally visited brothel in Rio USA Basketball players accidentally visited brothel in Rio

DeAndre Jordan of the Los Angeles Clippers, DeMarcus Cousins of the Sacramento Kings and DeMar DeRozan of the Toronto Raptors were among the players spotted walking into Termas Monte Carlo , a high-end Rio brothel. t's one of the high-end brothels...

Greek athlete kicked out of Rio Games for doping

In response to evidence of state-sponsored doping in Russia, the International Olympic Committee last month directed sports federations to allow Russian athletes to compete only if they met certain criteria, including a clean doping past. Stepanova, ...

NBC to Present RIO OLYMPICS Opening Film Narrated by Giancarlo Esposito Tonight

The game is set to get underway at 5 p.m. EST. Pros: You don't need a cable contract to watch NBC and its affiliates live. Subscribers also get the NBC Sports Network (NBCSN), as well as Bravo, CNBC, MSNBC and US, all of which will carry Olym...

Chris Froome backs Great Britain team-mate Steve Cummings in road race Chris Froome backs Great Britain team-mate Steve Cummings in road race

The cyclist is among the leading contenders in the men's road race on Saturday. Chris Froome won the Tour de France for a third time last month and the Brit goes in search of a first Olympic gold medal in the Rio road race on Saturday.

Aussie Skinner wins gold in women's trap Aussie Skinner wins gold in women's trap

Skinner missed two of her first four shots in the gold medal match, but Rooney twice missed consecutive shots to fall behind. New Zealand's Natalie Rooney collected the silver medal, while Corey Cogdell of the United States was fortunate to snatch ...

Medical Issues May Be Holding Up Jay Bruce Trade

You have now viewed your allowance of free articles. They slide into each major offensive category near the bottom in the National League, and have a team OPS of.714, which places them number 11 out of the 15 NL teams. The Mets were tied to Bruce pre...

Team USA reportedly 'accidentally' went to a Brazilian brothel Team USA reportedly 'accidentally' went to a Brazilian brothel

With USA Basketball in Brazil set to defend their medal, some of the players on the team chose to go out for a nice evening of relaxation at the spa. The players were seen inside the bar, but were said to have purchased nothing more than a drink.

Melania Trump Releases Statement, Does Little to Quell Status Issue

The fact that the Trump campaign has not made any move to release the actual records, however, is consistent with its refusal to release any records whatsoever, including the Republican nominee's tax returns. "Before that, she had a work visa and w...

The best moments from the opening ceremony of the Rio Olympics The best moments from the opening ceremony of the Rio Olympics

The infraction could happen during the Parade of Nations. Oleksiak will be buoyed by a strong contingent of Canadian swimmers, including fellow debutantes Emily Overholt and Santo Condorelli as well as two-time Olympic medallist Ryan Cochrane.

What softball's return to the Olympics means

The International Olympic Committee chose five sports that they think will attract a younger audience to the summer games. "We have to go to them", IOC President Thomas Bach said . All of the new sporting events to be held in Tokyo gained entry ...

Kendra Harrison breaks 100m hurdles world record Kendra Harrison breaks 100m hurdles world record

Incredibly, Harrison had failed to qualify for the Olympics , but made amends by smashing a 28-year-old mark for the women's 100m hurdles with a time of 12.20secs. According to " Mirror ", Kendra Harrison, 28, of the United States, obliterated the w...

Walker leads Day by one going into final round of PGA Walker leads Day by one going into final round of PGA

Robert Streb, who matched the all-time major record low Friday with a seven-under par 63, and fellow American Jimmy Walker shared the lead on nine-under with top-ranked defending champion Jason Day of Australia and Argentina's Emiliano Grillo.

Solo set to make 200th appearance for US

It was the 101st shutout of Solo's career, a US Soccer record. With almost every touch of the ball, the Nike-sponsored athlete was greeted with loud boos from the crowd, and by the end of the match, the Brazilian crowd continually shouted " Zika " ...

Yankees Trade Aroldis Chapman To Cubs

The New York Yankees and Chicago Cubs have reportedly agreed on a deal that will send baseball's hardest thrower, Aroldis Chapman , to the Cubs. It is no secret the Cubs are really going for it this year. This is a great buy-low candidate for ...

Brazil 0-0 South Africa: Home nation disappointing during goalless draw Brazil 0-0 South Africa: Home nation disappointing during goalless draw

Abbubaker Mobara (left) of South Africa and Neymar of Brazil fight for the ball in the Olympics men's Group A match in Brasilia August 4, 2016. Meanwhile, Iraq settled for the same 0-0 draw with powerhouse Denmark in the opening game on Thu...

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