Williams downplayed the impact of that loss, saying reaching the finals of the next two majors showed her continued ability to persevere. "I think I played what I could today". "Today, when she's in trouble, 15-30: boom, boom". When she needs to lift... More..
Otherwise, the "Dear Delegate" letter warns, "We face the real possibility of a landslide Clinton victory". Members of Delegates Unbound and Free the Delegates are working to modify the convention rules to ...More..
Kovalev looked like he hadn't planned on having to deal with Chiemba's jabs in the fight, as he tried to lean away from them but they were still connecting on a frequent basis. Before he shifts all his focus t...More..
Jason Roy came within one more trademark six of breaking his second all-time England record in under a week, as his 162 led the hosts to a series-sealing win on his home ground. Sri Lanka will need victorie...More..
And it can end up being a little bit of adrenaline. Whatever Ko is doing is working. She has two wins, a second and a third in her last four major events, even though she didn't have the lead in any of them h...More..
We didn't have the luck we needed but in 2012 (European Championship semi-final loss to Italy) or 2010 (World Cup semi-final loss to Spain) when we went out, the side that beat us were better than us. I'm delig...More..
Olympic Team Trials with a meet record time of 3:58.98 (0.61 seconds off her world record), but not by the body lengths to which she's grown accustomed. "It was pretty hard to fall asleep last night". Ryan ...More..
In the official release issued on UFC.com this morning, White spoke more about why fans can rest assured that the sport is still in good hands. WME-IMG, who has been involved with UFC for many years, is foc...More..
To hold viewers over while " Last Week Tonight " is off the air for two weeks, the HBO show posted a video of host John Oliver addressing viewer comments from YouTube . "Of course, no one sent me actual mail...More..
He played beautifully to card two consecutive rounds of 66 on Saturday and Sunday when few others were scoring well, allowing him to take advantage of Jason Day's disastrous finish. "It's the first time I've ...More..
The Derby has been a bracket-style competition for a few years and Stanton faces off against Seattle's Robinson Cano (+1000 to win the Derby) in Round 1 . Of course, Myers will have an extra boost of con...More..
What can we expect to see in the main event? Also, the payouts between some fighters have now been skewed as a result of Jon Jones who caught a doping violation after testing positive for PEDS earlier this w...More..
Monday night witnessed one of the most embarrassing nights in English football history as Iceland, the smallest nation to ever grace a major tournament, secured a shock 2-1 win in Nice. Glenn Hoddle, a former ...More..
Mark Noble also underlined his importance at the Hammers under Allardyce, winning his first Hammer of the Year award in the 61-year-old's first season in charge, and winning it once more during his tenure. As r...More..
I admire the strength he has'. However, Ronaldo spent much of Sunday's match alongside Santos in the technical area giving the sort of encouragement to his team mates which is often lacking when he is playing...More..
Portugal's sports press hailed the team with headlines including "Epic", "Eternal" and " Pride of Portugal ". They had a scare, however, in the 67th minute when Kingsley Coman's cross found Antoine Griezmann un...More..
I am fighting for the world championship so we will keep fighting. Hamilton and Rosberg's rivalry is back under the microscope after their controversial last-lap collision in Austria , which has led to Me...More..
Trainers anxious that they might have caught the malicious version have a few options to attempt to eradicate the threat, researchers said, including checking the SHA256 hash of the downloaded APK and compare i...More..
He received instructions from his team on how to work through the problem, but teams giving advise over the radio is against F1 rules. When asked if he was confident the communication was within the regulatio...More..
Still others, untouched personally, watched from a distance in silence. The protest was about two recent killings of unarmed black men by police under circumstances suspicious enough that the officers' acti...More..
It was in Oakland where the Warriors ended Durant's title dream in May, defeating Oklahoma City to complete a rally from 3-1 down to win the best-of-seven Western Conference semi-finals. One reason is simple ...More..
Gabby Douglas , the 2012 Olympic all-around champion and member of the gold-medal-winning USA team at those Games, will be heading to Rio despite a rough performance at squad trials here. Felix started slow in...More..
The Miami Heat, the team Duncan faced in his last two NBA Finals trips in 2013 and 2014, called his career "amazing". Duncan is one of only three players to win the Wooden Award, NBA Rookie of the Year ,...More..
I'm out of my comfort zone . "That call to Oklahoma City was the hardest thing I've ever had to do in my life", he said. "That's always gonna be a part of who I am". "I don't feel like a bum", Barkley said. ...More..
The only Canadian to ever advance to a Grand Slam singles final before Raonic was Westmount's Eugenie Bouchard, who lost the 2014 Wimbledon women's final 6-3, 6-2 to the Czech Republic's Petra Kvitova. I like ...More..
However, the Grizzlies were always widely considered the heavy favorites to keep the nine-year veteran, who was drafted by Memphis with the fourth overall pick in 2007. Teams can negotiate with players at tha...More..
It's been a rough few weeks for Britain, what with its vote to leave the European Union, the resulting drop of the pound's value, and the subsequent resignation of Prime Minister David Cameron, who was seated i...More..
Durant had plenty to say, but we've narrowed it down to the best quotes. On letting the Thunder know about his decision: "The call to Oklahoma City was the hardest thing I've had to do in my life". "They sh...More..
Lesnar was leery in the first round of Hunt's knockout punching power, Hunt's trainers encouraging him by saying, "He felt the wind", after a missed big punch. First let's look at Jose Aldo and Frankie Edg...More..
Daniel Cormier , the innocent victim of the controversy surrounding Jon Jones's removal from the card, gained no new fans by grinding out Anderson Silva to a decision victory. Nunes, 28, becomes the UFC's fi...More..
The 29-year-old is the first Briton to secure multiple All England Club titles since Fred Perry in the 1930s and only the 12th man to win Wimbledon a few times. The normally aggressive Raonic blamed a passive...More..
The Grizzlies are expected to "aggressively recruit" him as their No. 1 priority during free agency, but may be balking at a five-year offer which only they can make. Conley's deal marks the richest in Nation...More..
Heck, he won't even be attending his own retirement press conference. The 40-year-old totaled 26,496 points over his 19 seasons. Really, it's what we'd expect from the soft-spoken Duncan . His 19 year legacy g...More..
It's true that we are all very disappointed. We played all the games to win this game. It was a bit different for Portugal . But they played in this way all the competition and, at the end, they won. Not to fr...More..
Wagner said: "I've spoken before about using the loan market to bring special talent to the club and Danny is another great example of this". Liverpool's decision to keep Ward in the fold means that Klopp s...More..
Young players such as Joao Mario (23), Danilo (24), William Carvalho (24), Andre Gomes (22) and Renato Sanches (18) all became key figures in Portugal's campaign although Santos said he only found his ideal f...More..
San Francisco Giants right-hander Johnny Cueto was named the National League starter by manager Terry Collins . Sale will take a 14-3 record and 3.38 ERA into the game. Collins, of the New York Mets, will c...More..
Meanwhile, Barcelona's Superstar Messi told the media that he was completely unaware of all this issue and he and his father are innocent. It is the second campaign in support of Messi in the last two weeks...More..
The withdrawal of the appeal also means Lewis Hamilton is just one point behind Rosberg heading to the Hungarian Grand Prix next week. A gearbox problem in the closing stages of the race saw Rosberg slo...More..
Rosberg was sanctioned over a breach of rules regulating radio communications after Mercedes advised him on how to deal with a gearbox problem that flared up in the final stages. Rosberg's team, Mercedes , h...More..
It was a handsome win for Williams, who landed her seventh singles title at Wimbledon after two Grand Slam finals earlier this year. "I don't look at the reward, I look at how to achieve it, and there was c...More..
With nine of her 12 victories coming by knockout, Nunes is a vicious striker but has been known to fade in the later rounds. Tate was bloodied and unsteady by the time Nunes sunk in a rear naked choke and end...More..
She took much of 2013 off to recover from the ordeal of blossoming into an Olympic champion. She seemed prepared for heartache again at the U.S. Track and Field Olympic Trials. Tori Bowie and Deajah Stevens ...More..
Spoilers say that JoJo will eliminate James and Alex on this week's Bachelorette . How is this guy still in the running for JoJo's heart? JoJo's fourth hometown date is with Nashville-based musician a...More..
Kuchar looks set to be joined by Bubba Watson, Rickie Fowler and Patrick Reed after the latter confirmed his intention to play on Sunday after the Scottish Open. Sixty male golfers - for whom Monday was the dea...More..
With Jeremy (Johnson), I think he developed more of a running ability than he did previous year. However, Auburn's defensive talents, particularly along the defensive line, should be strong enough to grant the ...More..
Biles nailed near-perfect vaults twice at SAP Center. Hernandez's best event is the balance beam, a 45-second test of nerves that she treats like a workout on the beach. Simone Biles , Gabby Douglas, Aly Rais...More..
Besides the rookies, it was a day for the sophomores to shine, especially Devin Booker, who is probably a bit overqualified for summer league games. Instead, two of Ingram's teammates stole the show. As for I...More..
Jackson has been working as an analyst at ESPN , but according to Nichols will "attend camp" with the Warriors , which sounds a bit ambiguous. But the signing came at a huge cost, as Golden State had to par...More..
United target Paul Pogba could sign a new contract with Juventus, his agent Mino Raiola has said. Newcastle United midfielder Moussa Sissoko is set to leave St. Juventus have treated Paul exceptionally well....More..