Tuesday July 25-th, 2017

5 things to know about the next Olympics in Tokyo

NBC had decidedly mixed results when it comes to ratings for its 17 days of coverage from the Summer Olympics in Rio. The athletes were cheered to the rafters while Brazil's diversity and natural beauty were celebrated in style. A total of 87 Olymp...

Joe Hart back in Manchester City's starting line-up to face Steaua Bucharest

Claudio Bravo was pictured leaving Barcelona Airport on Tuesday and his expected move to Manchester City is likely to trigger the departure of England goalkeeper Joe Hart. "Of course I have to decide and there are moments during the season where play...

Alabama keeps rolling: Tide is No. 1 in AP preseason Top 25 Alabama keeps rolling: Tide is No. 1 in AP preseason Top 25

Alabama returns 14 starters from last season's team that finished 14-1 and won the school's 16th national championship. Oklahoma came in third as the top three teams all played in the straight playoff a year ago. Meanwhile, the number of ranked teams...

Bravo lands in Manchester to tie up move to Man City

They are eyeing Ajax's Jasper Cillessen. Everton, which seemed a potential destination late last week, appear to have cooled their interest - partly due to Hart's wages, which are beyond their current structure, and the early-season form of new sig...

Dynamic Doubles Duo: Federer, Nadal to team up in Laver Cup Dynamic Doubles Duo: Federer, Nadal to team up in Laver Cup

Team8 is also being supported by Tennis Australia and former Brazilian Davis Cup player Jorge Paulo Lemann, now a successful businessman, in staging the event. A team of European players will face off against a group from the rest of the world Septem...

Cases registered against Baloch leaders for supporting Modi's comments Cases registered against Baloch leaders for supporting Modi's comments

The United States is more likely to offer the usual platitudes for the two countries to talk very generally avoiding specific Kashmir references as there is a strong desire in Washington to de-hyphenate its relations with Pakistan and India, which ...

Sri Lanka level ODI series Sri Lanka level ODI series

They bowled Australia out for 206 in reply to win by 82 runs and level the five-match series at 1-1. Australia's Adam Zampa, right, celebrates the wicket of Sri Lanka's Kusal Mendis, left, during their second one day global cricket match in ...

Redskins acquire center Bryan Stork from Patriots Redskins acquire center Bryan Stork from Patriots

Then, it turned out the Redskins were willing to trade a draft pick for him. Center Bryan Stork may still retire , but if he does he'll do so as a member of a new team. Still, Stork was a major part of the 2014 championship team and figured to be ...

Trott extends omnium lead as bid for fourth gold continues

But what next for the "golden couple", who at 28 and 24 could add more gold in Tokyo. There are strong medal contenders in BMX, which starts on Wednesday, but the discipline is notoriously unpredictable. She placed first in the individual pursuit w...

U.S. men's basketball wins third conseuctive gold with rout of Serbia U.S. men's basketball wins third conseuctive gold with rout of Serbia

Kevin Durant played the entire first half, was aggressive off the dribble, and had 24 points (18 in the second quarter) on 9-for-14 shooting before the break. "We came here and won in spite of what people were saying about this group being less tale...

McIlroy congratulates Rose; and, yes, he watched McIlroy congratulates Rose; and, yes, he watched

Said he was pulling for me. "He was very complimentary". "Obviously he made the point that he wants golf to succeed as an Olympic sport". McIlroy opted out of the tournament in Brazil over concerns about the Zika virus and suggested he would not ...

US romps to men's basketball gold, beats Serbia 96-66

A blustery storm swept in before the start of the closing ceremonies at Maracana Stadium, where Rio de Janeiro handed the torch to Tokyo, host of the 2020 Games. Krzyzewski, an assistant on the Dream Team, has long insisted that worldwide basketball ...

United States men's basketball team rolls over Argentina

The Americans trailed by as many as 10 points early but rallied to take a 56-40 halftime lead. "We've had great, great games against them and we anticipate another great game on Friday". in quarterfinals in 2004 Athens Olympics, 2008 Beijing Olym...

'Multiple teams' reportedly inquired about Josh Gordon trade, Browns not interested

Gordon last played in 2014, when he appeared in five games and tallied 24 receptions for 305 receiving yards and no touchdowns. Since Gordon won't be able to practice during his suspension, his involvement with the first-team offense ahead of Week 1 ...

Manchester United downs Southampton, 2-0

He scored from the penalty spot after Jordy Clasie tripped Luke Shaw, his third goal in two league games since joining on a free transfer this summer. United have made a ideal start to the campaign, winning their opening two matches against Bournem...

Romo, Prescott lead Dallas win; Dolphins move with Tannehill Romo, Prescott lead Dallas win; Dolphins move with Tannehill

Romo played the first two series and looked very efficient with little rust to shake off. "We just gotta keep being there for him". Prescott has two touchdowns passes in each of the two preseason games and is 22 of 27 for 338 yards without an int...

Geniez wins 3rd Vuelta stage, Fernandez takes over lead Geniez wins 3rd Vuelta stage, Fernandez takes over lead

Pellaud, the 23-year-old Swiss rider whose team is set to fold at the end of the season, put himself in the shop window after breaking away on the first of three categorised climbs. Kennaugh, leader after the opening stage, is seventh, 47 seconds off...

Conte wary of Chelsea losing confidence; eyes winning run

Chelsea have started off the campaign much better than a Bristol Rovers side who have not had such an easy start to life in League One . Michy Batshuayi opened the scoring for the Blues on 29 minutes - marking his first start for the club in memor...

Burton vs Liverpool in the English EFL Cup Burton vs Liverpool in the English EFL Cup

Mamadou Sakho is lacking match sharpness. After watching his side respond to Saturday's 2-0 loss to Burnley in style, Klopp can hope for a similarly dominant display against Tottenham Hotspur in the Premier League on August 27. "[His] pain is okay ...

Stormy finale: A-Rod doubles, plays 3rd, exits with win

Given a standing ovation and the familiar chant of "A-Rod", he lined a run-scoring double up the gap in right-center off starter Chris Archer to score Brett Gardner from first to tie the game at 1-1 in the opening frame. "I don't think we've been a...

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