Wednesday August 23-rd, 2017

Golfers snubbing Olympics because of no prize money, says Rio official

Jungmann said he regretted the restrictions on movement likely to be caused in Rio by the possible increase of security checkpoints throughout the Olympics host city during the August 5-21 games. Raonic and women's world number five Halep withdrew on...

Anderson Silva vs. Daniel Cormier Official for UFC 200

Jon Jones was removed from UFC 200 after the United States Anti-Doping Agency informed him of a possible doping violation on Wednesday, and UFC President Dana White was not thrilled with the untimely development. Cormier gets his fight, and...

Jon Jones, his mask, and the UFC 200 fiasco

Dana White , right, holds back Daniel Cormier during a UFC 200 mixed martial arts news conference Wednesday, July 6, 2016, in Las Vegas. The 41 year old Silva requested a 3 round fight, rather than the standard 5 rounds Cormier would've fough...

Republicans Prepare For A Party In Cleveland Republicans Prepare For A Party In Cleveland

Also on the agenda are speeches that focus on revitalizing the economy and creating jobs. The speakers highlight the wedge Trump's candidacy has driven through the GOP. Their movement ultimately was defeated when Republican Representative Steve Wom...

Red Sox reliever Uehara leaves mound with muscle pain Red Sox reliever Uehara leaves mound with muscle pain

Despite being bitten by the injury bug, the Boston Red Sox's bullpen still is in a pretty good position. " Muscle soreness . I'm just praying that it's not that serious". or Tommy Layne, could pitch in save situations against lefty-heavy lineups. ...

Juventus have rejected a massive Manchester United bid for Paul Pogba

French newspaper L'Equipe report that a deal has now been agreed between Juventus and Manchester United for Pogba's transfer, worth a staggering €120m (£100m), shattering the world record transfer fee. Let us know in the comments section below. H...

I'm not as big as Zlatan Ibrahimovic - Henrik Stenson I'm not as big as Zlatan Ibrahimovic - Henrik Stenson

The greater the pressure, the better the golf until Stenson had broken one record, tied three others and won his first major. Henrik Stenson finally won the big one! Even though Sunday's round was by far the most memorable, the players also had a...

Kashmir newspapers to resume as logjam ends Kashmir newspapers to resume as logjam ends

On Tuesday evening, the J&K government in a statement said that it wants to make it clear that there are no restrictions on printing and publishing of newspapers. "There are no papers and we only get two TV news channels", said Zargar Yasir, a Kashmi...

Tour de France continues despite Nice attack

I'm happy with how it went but everyone's thoughts are with the people in Nice . A large number of riders live around Monaco and Nice and know the area well - giving them a personal connection to the tragedy. "All access roads leading to the rou...

Murdochs Moving To Oust Roger Ailes After Sexual Harassment Allegations

Ailes' attorney, Susan Estrich , told CNN that there was no deal yet and any announcement on an agreement would be made by Twenty-First Century Fox. Shine, the senior programming executive, does not command the same level of respect from the Murdoch...

Top Cop Found Not Guilty in Freddie Gray's Death Top Cop Found Not Guilty in Freddie Gray's Death

On December 3, 2014 a grand jury decided not to bring charges against Officer Daniel Pantaleo for strangling Eric Garner in Staten Island, New York earlier that year. On July 12, 2013 George Zimmerman was found not guilty of second-degree murder in...

Johnny Manziel Reportedly Involved In Fistfight At Friend's Rehearsal Dinner Johnny Manziel Reportedly Involved In Fistfight At Friend's Rehearsal Dinner

The former quarterback reportedly wasn't the aggressor, but he was being hounded by the guest, leading to things getting physical. I'll be back... In time. "Truly apologize. Should have never done that". The next day, Johnny Manziel posed with th...

Murray consolidates second place, Kerber up two

Entering Wimbledon , Djokovic had almost twice as many points as No. 2 Murray , 16,950 to 8,915. With or without McEnroe, Raonic, who also has former world number one Carlos Moya in his camp, is confident he can do for Canadian tennis what Murra...

Christie: Clinton 'guilty' on Iran deal Christie: Clinton 'guilty' on Iran deal

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, who has been a lukewarm supporter of Trump, was greeted with a smattering of boos as he took the stage. "Together, we have achieved historic results, with the largest vote total in the history of the Republic...

Stars back bid to remove Jeremy Corbyn as Labour registration deadline looms

Mr Smith's emergence as the sole challenger to Mr Corbyn comes after weeks of turmoil within the party following the UK's vote to leave the European Union, which triggered a mass walkout from the shadow cabinet and an emphatic vote of no confidence i...

Flags in Iowa to remain at half-staff for law enforcement

A coalition of churches called "Together Baton Rouge ", is calling for more dialogue between police and minority residents, as well as proposing political reform and community policing to bridge long-held mistrust of police officers in the city's bl...

Stenson bests Mickelson in Open showdown

Henrik Stenson will start the final round of the British Open leading the championship, and trying not to think about how it's going to end. Stenson was simply better, converting birdies on four of his last five holes to defeat Mickelson by three...

WIMBLEDON: Serena wins 22nd Slam title WIMBLEDON: Serena wins 22nd Slam title

For Venus it was a consolation after she lost to Kerber in Thursday's singles semifinals - denying her a first Grand Slam singles final since losing to Serena at Wimbledon in 2009. "I had one break point and I couldn't do anything", said the 28-y...

Best I've played and not won, says Mickelson

All it took was 10 birdies and a magnificent 8-under 63 in the closing round of the British Open. In the first round, Mickelson also shot a 63 overall score to tie the record for the lowest score for a round in a major. "I'm not sure how I'm going to...

Race director vows Tour de France 'should continue' after Nice attack

Those fans caused a crash involving Froome on Thursday's 12th stage that finish on the iconic Mont Ventoux climb but for terrified Portuguese rider Rui Costa, their presence is a danger as they are soft targets. "The Tour de France will continue in...

'No Champions League may put Pogba off United'

During the interview with ESPN , replica shirts from Juventus, Real and United were pulled out of a bag, one after the other, and shown to Pogba, who was asked for his views. Mourinho has made some striking deals this summer during his tenure as Uni...

Manchester United announce 25-man squad for tour of China

Van Gaal had a philosophy that some players, Victor Valdes for instance, could not grasp. The forward played a large part in his side's FA Cup triumph too, scoring the winning goal in the final of the tournament to beat Crystal Palace 2-1 in extr...

Jack Nicklaus: 'It beat Duel in the Sun'

Jack Nicklaus has claimed Henrik Stenson's thrilling Open battle with Phil Mickelson was better than his "Duel in the Sun". What's impressive about Mickelson is that seven of his 11 runner-up finishes in the majors were by two shots or fewer.

Tour riders in somber mood after stage Tour riders in somber mood after stage

France was reeling again after a large truck mowed through a crowd of revelers gathered for a Bastille Day fireworks display in the Riviera city of Nice , killing at least 84 people on Thursday night. Mollema (Trek - Segafredo) moved into second sp...

Police Say Several People Injured In Attack On German Train

Five people were injured in the attack on Monday evening before the attacker - a teenage asylum seeker - was shot dead by police. The incident followed just days after another lone killer murdered 84 people in an attack in Nice. "All of that has to...

In 'peanut punch' video, Tillman says he's retiring from NFL In 'peanut punch' video, Tillman says he's retiring from NFL

So when Tillman announced his retirement on Monday, he did so via a video full of Peanut Punches. While it's true that Tillman was a ideal fit for Lovie's system, with his physical play and his knack for causing turnovers, Tillman also had no problem...

Kenseth secures second win of season

The race had potential to invigorate. Hamlin led five laps and was ninth. Where have NASCAR fans seen that before? "Now I'm thinking about going and trying to win the Brickyard", Kenseth said of the next event on the schedule at Indianapolis Motor ...

Great Britain advance, Croatia complete comeback

Lajovic, ranked 14 places lower than Edmund at 81, said: "It's going to be a match with a lot of nerves and we'll see how we are going to handle the pressure". Federico Dulbonis was the star as he beat Fabio Fognini 6-4, 7-5, 3-6, 7-5 for a 3-1 win. ...

College player in alleged assault released by team

According to the police report , Green is accused of slapping current Michigan State football player Jermaine Edmondson. Edmondson's claim of getting punched contradicts a police officer's statement, who said Green slapped Edmondson. When he notice...

Zidane likes Pogba but Real Madrid are 'difficult to improve'

Rodriguez has been linked with both Manchester United and Chelsea after being starved of regular first-team action, while French champions Paris Saint-Germain are also reported to be keeping an eye on the Colombia midfielder's future as they look to ...

Tour de France: Mark Cavendish pulls out of remaining five stages Tour de France: Mark Cavendish pulls out of remaining five stages

Even his team manager, Eusebio Unzue, admits Quintana is not at his best. "We need to wait for the right time, for the moment that will allow us to be efficient, when we make a move", he added. French sports newspaper l'Equipe ran a headline saying "...

Miami Dolphins sign Arian Foster Miami Dolphins sign Arian Foster

If he stays healthy, there's a pretty good chance he returns to his Pro Bowl form during the 2016-2017 season. "I still feel like I'm a Pro Bowl-caliber player, and I intend to show it", Foster claimed. "I don't have any expectations", he said....

Turkey detains 6000 over coup attempt

President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has said that parliament will consider introducing the death penalty to deal with those believed to have committed traitorous acts against the state. A few journals that are published there [in the US] have been condu...

New Hampshire Rear-View Mirror

He went by Martin Truex Jr . for the lead on lap 258 and held that spot until a round of pit stops under caution. NASCAR said Kenseth's No. 20 Toyota failed the post-race laser inspection station and will be taken to the research and development c...

International Olympic Committee seeks legal advice on banning Russian Federation from Rio Olympics International Olympic Committee seeks legal advice on banning Russian Federation from Rio Olympics

Russia's participation in the Rio Olympics is hanging in the balance after the International Olympic Committee ( IOC) said it would "explore legal options" for banning the country from the Games. Instead, the Kremlin responded by "temporarily suspen...

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