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Bolt: I am the greatest

The greatest ever goes as he should go, as a gold medallist. "It's just so many special feelings I'm feeling". The Kenyan women have also won the 1,500 meters and the marathon, and taken second in the 3,000-meter steeplechase and the 10,000 meters....

Broncos closing in on quarterback verdict; Gary Kubiak impressed by Trevor Siemian

But overall his turnover troubles have been much less worrisome than Sanchez's. The perception changed, though, once we actually got to the preseason . However, they probably also recognize that his floor is higher than Lynch's right not and that ...

Sergio Aguero: Man City star could be banned for Man United derby

Winston was off and Calleri still didn't come on. Both forwards have started the new season quite brilliantly, with bookmarkers already tipping them for a close race to the 2016/17 Premier League Golden Boot. "It's always better to win as much as p...

Cristiano Ronaldo bags Best Player in the Europe award

It was a fantastic season, and I have to say thank you to Real Madrid, the players, the whole structure and the Portuguese national team too, because we had an unbelievable season, an unbelievable tournament. I hope I can win more titles. "But it wou...

Top 5: Premier League Players of the Weekend

James Milner capped a dominant first-half display by Liverpool by converting a 43rd-minute penalty after Roberto Firmino was tripped by Erik Lamela. Willian was back for Chelsea after recovering from a calf injury and the Brazil winger doubled ...

Ariya Jutanugarn falters late, has 2-shot lead in Canada

Five players are bunched at 8 under, including Rio silver medallist Lydia Ko of New Zealand, and first-round leader Chella Choi of Korea. Jutanugarn, a 20-year-old Bangkok native, is now No. Jutanugarn was forced to withdraw from the women's even...

Arsenal, €61m for Lucas & Mustafi

Everton are still hopeful of a deal but reports in Spain suggest Arsenal are strong favourites to sign the player. He said: " After [Sir Alex Ferguson] retired and we played [Manchester United] over there he sent a message to me to come up and ha...

Bravo's debut for City could come against United

He was also voted Copa America's best goalkeeper in 2015 and 2016 as well as earning a place in the Team of the Tournament each time. Guardiola, however, made clear he feels Bravo fits the bill in terms of the ball-playing keeper he is looking for,...

Barcelona signs goalkeeper Cillessen, sells Bravo to City

City sporting director Txiki Begiristain spoke to the press, and he finally confirmed what will happen with Hart. It follows England manager Sam Allardyce admitting earlier this week that it would be hard for him to pick Hart if he is not a regular...

Josh Gordon Trade Rumors: NFL Teams Inquire About Browns' Receiver; Eagles Interested?

Josh Gordon hasn't played for the Cleveland Browns since 2014, and some National Football League teams are hoping that he never suits up for the Browns in 2016. "No. you can't look at it that way", Griffin said . He was suspended for 10 games in 2...

Olympics protest runner fails to return to Ethiopia

Silver medal Ethiopia's Feyisa Lilesa, crosses his arms as he celebrates on the podium after the men's marathon at the 2016 Summer Olympics in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, Sunday, Aug. Despite his protest, the Ethiopian government reportedly stated that...

US wins third straight gold in men's basketball at Rio Games

There were some close calls in Rio , but the United States' 10-year winning streak in worldwide tournaments stands at 53 games. Kevin Durant scored 30 points and helped the USA jump to a huge lead by halftime. They dropped three games in the group...

#UFC202: Diaz 'a hell of a competitor', says Conor McGregor

The previous record was held by Brock Lesnar, who received $2.5 million for his heavyweight encounter against Mark Hunt this past July. Undisputed UFC featherweight champion McGregor was stunned by Diaz in March, forced into submission at UFC 196 ...

Men And Women's Basketball Teams Win Olympic Gold

It's easy to suggest a glorified All-Star team should just walk over their opponents, but in practice it's a lot more complicated. France could pair Rudy Gobert with dynamic backcourt playmakers like Evan Fournier, who sat out the summer after gett...

Michael Phelps announces retirement on TODAY: 'This time I mean it'

Phelps had become the youngest American swimmer at the age of 15 to participate at the 2002 Olympic games in Sydney. They were most common in gymnastics under the old 10-point judging system, which also produced the only four-way tie, for men's vau...

Paul's Gwen Jorgensen wins women's Rio Olympic triathlon gold medal

Her background in both sports made for an easy transition into the triathlon and her first Olympics four years ago. 'Those two, just thinking about all the investments they put into me, thinking about the four years, and it all came down to one d...

US women cruise to gold in 4x400 relay

It's the sixth consecutive gold medal for the US in this event. The team ended up running the second-fastest trial and found themselves in the final. But replays showed that a Brazilian runner bumped Felix as she entered the exchange zone. The ot...

For 10 teams, Rio provided a first feel of Olympic gold

The end of the marathon race also spelt the end of India's campaign in this Brazilian city where they ended up with a disappointing medal tally of one silver (P V Sindhu in women's singles in badminton) and one bronze (woman 58kg category wrestler Sa...

US, Cuban boxers fight for bantamweight gold

It was also better than the lone bronze medal won by Deontay Wilder at heavyweight in 2008 Beijing games. American boxing legend Floyd Mayweather - now a promoter - said this week that Stevenson , the oldest of nine siblings from a tough area of...

Ranieri refuses to cry foul over penalties

Leicester City's Riyad Mahrez, right, celebrates scoring his side's first goal of the game from the penalty spot during the Premier League soccer match at the KCOM Stadium, Hull, England, Saturday Aug. Past year I sat in the away end of the Emirates ...

U.S. beats Spain 82-76 in men's basketball, will play for gold

USA standout Allyson Felix captured her fifth career gold medal in the race. They already picked up a 103-63 win over Spain during the qualifying portion of the Olympics. Some people and journalists like to refer to any USA men's Olympic basketba...

Rio Olympics 2016: Kenya's Vivian Cheruiyot upsets Ayana Almaz in 5000m final

Cheruiyot won Kenya's first ever women's gold medal over the distance, cementing her legacy as a long-distance great. Cheruiyot, 32, had been the almost woman in her last three Olympic finals, winning two silver medals and one bronze , but she...

Rio 2016: Esposito wins surprise gold for Australia in women's modern pentathlon

Her final combined time of 12min, 10.19sec took her points total to an Olympic record of 1,372 and the gold. To make sure to not miss a second of the Women's Modern Pentathlon, please make great use of the available live stream on NBCOlympics.c...

Team GB gold rush continues as Charlotte Dujardin triumphs in dressage

Dujardin added to her legacy after two golds at London 2012 in the team dressage and individual dressage - both with Valegro . I can't even tell you what it is like to ride him. Going fourth from last in the order, Dujardin had no way of knowing i...

Salute The Come Back Queen Sakshi Malik Rio Olympics Bronze

Indians were ecstatic on Thursday after female wrestler Sakshi Malik opened India's account at the Rio Olympic Games just three days ahead of the closing ceremony. Thereafter, it was no looking back for the Indian girl and she took the opponent dow...

Andy Murray moved to tears after retaining Olympic title at Rio 2016

In the 4th set del Potro put up a decent resistance making Murray push himself to the edge in order to secure the gold. From Juan Martin del Potro , who earned the silver, losing to Murray 7-5, 4-6, 6-2, 7-5 in the last on Sunday. After the matc...

Neymar leads Brazil into gold-medal game

Neymar will once again be burdened with the hopes of the home nation when Brazil will face Honduras . Honduras , seeking their first football medal in the Olympics, were inferior to a South Korea side that had 16 shots, compared to six for the...

The Walking Dead: Andrew Lincoln addresses cliffhanger backlash

Erickson also previewed Nick and Luciana's relationship, saying, "I wouldn't say that he potentially finds love, but he does find in Luciana a woman who has become orphaned in a way - but not by choice". F*ck yeah. It's finally time to hear Negan's ...

Brazil women beat US, ending Walsh Jennings' golden run

Walsh Jennings and Ross hung around despite being out-served in the first set, getting the score to 20-20 before the Brazilians scored two straight points to close it out. Agatha and Barbara targeted her throughout the match. They continually ...

Yankees' callups make deep impact in debut

Aaron Judge , one of the New York Yankees' top prospects, homered twice in his first weekend in the majors in a polarizing start to his big league career. "I was ecstatic on deck", Judge said of Austin's opposite field home run. The others, includi...

US Open: Juan Martin del Potro and Laura Robson given wildcards

Murray then broke Del Potro for the match in the next game when for all the world it had looked like going into a fifth set. The Briton could barely lift his arms to celebrate and is now heading to Cincinnati for this week's Western and Southern Ope...

Rio Olympics 2016: Mo Farah recovers from fall to defend 10000m title

The Somalian-born Muslim recovered from a mid-race fall to successfully defend his Olympic 10,000 metres title at the Rio Games. "I'd promised my older daughter Rihanna I was going to get a medal for her and in my mind I was thinking I can't let he...

Team USA to face Argentina in men's basketball quarterfinals

Instead, Argentina have drawn the short straw and will face the daunting task of taking down a US team riding a 22-game Olympic win streak in their quest for a third straight Olympic gold medal. All four quarterfinal games will take place on Wednes...

Gymnastics: Biles wins record-equaling fourth gold with floor victory

Biles was later adopted by her dad and stepmother and was also helped raised by her grandparents. Biles has already earned three golds and a bronze, though her chance to become the first female gymnast to capture five golds in a single Olympics e...

Russian warplanes take off from Iran to target IS in Syria

In January, Russia and Iran signed a military cooperation deal focused on training and fighting terrorism. The commission also documented scores of civilians dying in government-held areas, as coalitions of armed groups including Ahrar al-Sham,...

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Miguel Cabrera Out 2-3 Days with Oblique Injury

Dylan Bundy (5-2) gave up six runs on eight hits in six innings. The Orioles sent 11 batters to the plate in the inning. Detroit starter Matthew Boyd lasted just 2 1/3 innings...

LaVar Ball attacks Fox Sports reporter in sexist rant

Ball seemed to recoil at the question, saying, "Stay in your lane". " Leahy: "You said something's coming to me". "Kristine was in control, fired back at him, was not intimidat...

The Draft Lottery results may have killed any Jimmy Butler trade

The Los Angeles Lakers meanwhile discovered they will get second pick. The Boston Celtics get to pick first in the NBA Draft this year. The Suns had the second-best odds of...

Cairney rescues Fulham in play-off draw

But Jaap Stam, the Reading manager, was confident that the loss of his captain and central defender will not turn the tie. Reading are 90 minutes from Wembley , 180 minutes ...

Celtics power past Wizards in Game 7, 115-105

To win the series for the Celtics tried ISEA Thomas, but his long-range attempt from the resistance was inaccurate. The 2017 National Basketball Association playoffs second-rou...

Mourinho: Manchester United lack strength in depth to fight in two competitions

Bailly was handed a straight red card for pushing John Guidetti in the face, with Celta defender Facundo Roncaglia following him down the tunnel after raising his hand to the Ivori...

Italian Open win allows Sharapova to qualify for Wimbledon

She faces a battle to raise her ranking enough to qualify for the grasscourt grand slam by right and spare organisers the dilemma of whether to award her a wildcard into the main d...

Tearful F1 fan gets to meet his hero after crash

Red Bull were relying heavily on upgrades being brought to the RB13, hoping to bridge the sizeable gap between the Tilbrook team and the Mercedes and Ferrari cars. As Verstappen an...

Arsene Wenger refuses to criticise West Ham over performance against Liverpool

They now sit on 69 points with just two games remaining, with fourth-placed Man City on 72 and Liverpool, in third, on 73 - although Jurgen Klopp's men only have one game remain...

Injury forces McIlroy to turn back on wife

Among those anxious about what results appear in Belfast on Monday will be the European Tour - McIlroy is due to be the marquee player at Wentworth's BMW PGA Championship from 25 M...

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Guidetti laments 'difficult 48 hours' after horror miss against Manchester United

United and Ajax will now square off in the Europa League final on Wednesday, 24th May at the Friends Arena in Stockholm . Manchester United won the EFL Cup in February after I...

Ligue 1: Uefa ban threat hangs over Lyon after semi

Ligue 1: Uefa ban threat hangs over Lyon after semi

Seemingly, an Ajax fan requested him to play "Three little birds", a song in which the club chant to. Ajax are sure to create opportunities on Thursday and it will be up to the...

Jeter's No 2 retired by Yanks; Monument Park plaque unveiled

Any Yankees fan already knew the answers by heart. "Thank the Good Lord for making Jeter a Yankee", said one. "He was the captain on the field", the 23-year-old Bregman told the...

SC to consider plea for suspension of Karnan's sentence

SC to consider plea for suspension of Karnan's sentence

Officials of the guest house feigned ignorance about the whereabouts of the judge who shocked the nation on Monday by sentencing the Chief Justice of India and the seven members of...

Thames hits 13th HR, Brewers outslug Red Sox in 11-7 win

Thames hits 13th HR, Brewers outslug Red Sox in 11-7 win

The Brewers are 11 for 19 with runners in scoring position ins the series, and have scored 18 runs in the two games. Brewers counterpart Chase Anderson needed 99 pitches to ge...