Tuesday July 25-th, 2017

Biles to carry USA flag in finale

Biles is the first woman USA gymnast to carry the flag. Simone Biles , in all of her petite, air-defying, athleticism, was the ultimate, breakout star of the 2016 Olympics. Her success here only added to the consensus that she's the best gymnast o...

West Ham defender Burke signs new four-year contract

Bournemouth began the second half a little more adventurously and Jordan Ibe squandered a chance when he opted to square the ball rather than shoot, before home keeper Adrian tipped a long-range drive from Josh King over the crossbar. His goal ensure...

Olympics Rio 2016: Australian athletes could miss flight home in final frustration Olympics Rio 2016: Australian athletes could miss flight home in final frustration

The athletes were charged with using false documents, Rio de Janeiro Civil Police said during a news conference Saturday. Bronze medal winning archers Alec Potts and Ryan Tyack , men's rugby sevens captain Ed Jenkins , track cyclists Melissa...

Michael Phelps wins 22nd Olympic gold medal Michael Phelps wins 22nd Olympic gold medal

China's Wang Shun took bronze in 1:57.05. Ryan Lochte , Phelps' longtime friend and rival, finished fifth. Lochte, who now holds the top two times in history of the 200-meter individual medley, trailed Phelps to the wall in his signature but...

Barry the unlikely match-winner, Everton beats West Brom 2-1 Barry the unlikely match-winner, Everton beats West Brom 2-1

Ultimately much hard work lies ahead of Koeman and his players in order to ensure they remain a permanent feature in the upper echelons of this season's English Premier League but they can without question be optimistic of achieving that. He was then...

Inbee Park celebrates 'unreal' Olympic golf gold

Had she missed the final putt, Ko would've been headed to a playoff with Feng. She took time off to recover, and to pour everything into being ready for the Olympics. "I'm so honored to represent my country. And even though I came up a little short, ...

Women's Beach Volleyball Provides a Slight Bump for NBC's Tuesday Ratings Women's Beach Volleyball Provides a Slight Bump for NBC's Tuesday Ratings

But with her flawless Olympic record - Walsh Jennings and May-Treanor only lost one set while sweeping to three gold medals - the loss on Tuesday night left the three-time champion in a funk. Larissa returned to the London Games with longtime partne...

Flood: Ten NDRF teams rushed to Bihar, UP Flood: Ten NDRF teams rushed to Bihar, UP

The chief ministers briefed the Home Minister on the flood situation and the steps taken for rescue and relief of the marooned people. In the city of Allahabad, water from the Ganges entered many residential areas, forcing people to move to safer a...

Olivier Giroud, Mesut Ozil and Laurent Koscienly joins the first team

With both players expected to feature for Claudio Ranieri's side against Arsenal this evening, many football fans seemed braced for the inevitable as both sides search for their first points of the new campaign. Arsenal were missing several firs...

Wenger rues fitness woe as Ramsey, Iwobi suffer injuries Wenger rues fitness woe as Ramsey, Iwobi suffer injuries

However, Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain and Calum Chambers reduced the arrears to one with 15 minutes to go, before Liverpool held on to get their 2016-17 season under way with a victory. "It's hard but it's the Premier League, and nothing should be eas...

Gwen Jorgensen wins US' first triathlon gold

There was no escape route, no contingency plan. On Thursday, brothers Alistair and Jonathan Brownlee of Great Britain raced for the gold medal. "She has a reason to be disappointed, but she should be really proud of what she accomplished to be ...

United States clinches women's 4x100m gold in Rio United States clinches women's 4x100m gold in Rio

In Thursday morning's preliminary heat, Felix stumbled as she approached Gardner, and the USA women dropped the baton. The USA appealed and won, and then advanced into the finals during a surreal solo run on Thursday evening. McCorory also won Olympi...

California Chrome wins $1 million Pacific Classic California Chrome wins $1 million Pacific Classic

Nearly an octogenarian, the former exercise rider for Swaps would just like one chance to get on his brilliant chestnut. Grade I winners Hoppertunity and Hard Aces are barely getting mentioned given the strength of the big three. "I wanted to see how...

Paul Peterson wins Czech Masters for 1st European Tour win

Now the 21 year-old Hallamshire Golf starlet can look forward to taking on the best of the U.S. at Hazeltine at the end of next month. Thomas Pieters of Belgium, who finished fourth last week at the Olympics, could have earned a spot by winning t...

James Harrison Calls Roger Goodell 'crook,' But is Now Open to Investigation

Oh, and he also called Roger Goodell a "crook". Both agreed to the Pittsburgh Steelers outside linebacker being interviewed by the National Football League in its investigation of his alleged performance-enhancing drug (PED) use related to an Al Ja...

Ashton Eaton Won Another Gold Medal in the Decathlon

That meant that Eaton didn't have to beat Mayer, but he did have to stay within about seven seconds of him. "I was actually in a cold shower beforehand thinking, 'Are you going to step up and do this, Ashton?' And I made a pact with myself and sai...

Ryan Lochte says 'immature behavior' got him into a mess

But police couldn't find any evidence to support his claims, and as inconsistencies in Lochte's account grew, the story unravelled. Lochte on Saturday said he took "full responsibility" for vandalizing a gas station bathroom and then inve...

ABC Supply 500 Indy Car Race at Pocono Raceway Postponed

He finished fifth at Iowa and was sixth at Toronto in July. Fast facts: With four races left, Pagenaud holds a commanding lead in the standings after four wins this season, 484 to 426 for Will Power and 373 for third-place Helio Castroneves.

Race team says Gordon won't be available to drive Michigan Race team says Gordon won't be available to drive Michigan

He had a prior commitment that he couldn't change at MI. An official at Hendrick Motorsports confirmed that if Earnhardt isn't medically cleared to race at Michigan, Alex Bowman will be back in the No. "As soon as I can get healthy and get confiden...

Ryan Lochte To NBC's Matt Lauer On Rio Incident: 'I Was Immature'

Even though Lochte has acknowledged fabricating part of his story about what took place during an encounter with Brazilian security guards Sunday, attorney Deborah Srour said Lochte's actions do not constitute a crime based on a strict reading of Bra...

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