Mayweather Sr: Forget My Son, I'd Whoop Conor McGregor's Ass!

Judges Jeff Mullen and Derek Cleary gave McGregor Rounds 1, 2 and 4, while Judge Jeff Mullen scored it a draw since he gave Diaz a 10-8 round in round 3. "We were practicing leg-kicks in camp so it was a little bit swollen coming in, but it's the shi... More..

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Olympics: Rio 2016: Brazil to meet Italy in volleyball final
by | Monday, August 22, 2016

Olympics: Rio 2016: Brazil to meet Italy in volleyball final

Italy's Osmany Juantorena (5) spikes the ball as United States' Taylor Sander (3) and David Lee (4) defend during a men's semifinal volleyball match at the 2016 Summer Olympics in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, Friday...More..

Canada beat Brazil 2-1 to take women's bronze
by | Monday, August 22, 2016

Canada beat Brazil 2-1 to take women's bronze

Brazil, who won silver in 2004 and 2008, looked exhausted after a punishing semi-final defeat against Sweden after extra time and penalties in the heat of Rio de Janeiro just three days ago. "I thought what it ...More..

Lukaku has withdrawn transfer request, says Koeman
by | Monday, August 22, 2016

Lukaku has withdrawn transfer request, says Koeman

Lukaku has been heavily linked with a return to Stamford Bridge this summer, but has reportedly made a decision to stay at Goodison Park following the arrival of Ronald Koeman and a couple of major signings, ...More..

Leicester still winless after draw with Arsenal
by | Sunday, August 21, 2016

Leicester still winless after draw with Arsenal

Arsenal can't defend, we know that, so I'm going for a score draw. Now it's important to stay together. "It is a fantastic league and I would like to stay here as long as possible", he told France Football ...More..

Golden opportunity: USA men's basketball goes for 3 in a row
by | Sunday, August 21, 2016

Golden opportunity: USA men's basketball goes for 3 in a row

When the US men's basketball team failed to win the gold medal during the 1988 Summer Olympic Games in Seoul, there was more interest than ever to allow professional athletes play in the games. But it was the i...More..

by | Sunday, August 21, 2016

Top official Hickey out of hospital, being questioned : OCI

Mr Hickey's humiliating arrest was caught on camera as police officers found him hiding in his son's hotel room in a luxury hotel room in the Barra da Tijuca neighbourhood, close to the Olympic Park. Irish Olym...More..

OLYMPICS: Golden Bolt says this is goodbye
by | Sunday, August 21, 2016

OLYMPICS: Golden Bolt says this is goodbye

Usain Bolt drew down the curtain on his brilliant Olympic career by securing a sweep of the sprint titles for a third successive Games when Jamaica successfully defended the 4×100 metres relay crown yesterday....More..

by | Sunday, August 21, 2016

Cheruiyot passes Ayana to win 5000 in Olympic record

Obiri clocked 14:29.77 to take the silver medal ahead of Ayana who finished a shocking third in 14:33.59 while the third Kenyan in the race Mercy Cherono narrowly missed the medal bracket by finishing fourth ...More..

by | Sunday, August 21, 2016

Rio 2016: Team USA outlasts Spain, punches ticket to gold medal game

The Americans needed his offense against Spain , as he went 8 of 16 from the field and his teammates shot less than 40 percent. Thompson scored 22 points, Durant tossed in 14 and Cavaliers guard Kyrie I...More..

Romelu Lukaku is staying at Everton - Ronald Koeman
by | Sunday, August 21, 2016

Romelu Lukaku is staying at Everton - Ronald Koeman

This is a big club and I know all about it from having played against them over the years. He lives his football in the fashion that you would want a top footballer to. "Really for a long time he was on my list...More..

Yohann Diniz poos himself during race and faints but carries on
by | Sunday, August 21, 2016

Yohann Diniz poos himself during race and faints but carries on

Yohann Diniz , who was in the lead for much of the race, went down 2 hours 22 minutes into the event, which was slated to take about four hours. But instead of giving up, Diniz continued on with blood running...More..

by | Sunday, August 21, 2016

Neymar Breaks Olympic Record

Lochte's father told The Associated Press that his son had returned to the US before the order was issued, but teammates Jack Conger and Gunnar Bentz were pulled off of their plane as they were getting set to...More..

Nigeria earns Olympic bronze with 3-2 win over Honduras
by | Sunday, August 21, 2016

Nigeria earns Olympic bronze with 3-2 win over Honduras

The game was seemingly out of reach but Honduras refused to go quietly, getting one goal from Anthony Lozano in the 74th minute and a second from Marcelo Pereira 12 minutes later. Nigeria pushed hard for a se...More..

Dimitrov upsets 2nd-seed Wawrinka in Cincinnati
by | Saturday, August 20, 2016

Dimitrov upsets 2nd-seed Wawrinka in Cincinnati

After about an 80-minute rain delay, Murray, battling a head cold he picked up in Rio, overcame an early break and some sluggishness with his shoulder to beat Kevin Anderson 6-3, 6-2 and avenge his US Open lo...More..

Steven Pienaar reunited with David Moyes at Sunderland
by | Saturday, August 20, 2016

Steven Pienaar reunited with David Moyes at Sunderland

You have to take every game as it comes. David Moyes has revealed that Lamine Kone reported a back injury today less than 24 hours after rejecting a new contract on Wearside. But we'll have great support an...More..

by | Saturday, August 20, 2016

"Awesome Hour" on the track as US captures 6 Olympic medals

Tianna Bartoletta kicked off her country's whirlwind run of medals on the night. The win makes Walsh Jennings the oldest female Olympic medalist in the history of beach volleyball , giving her four Olympic med...More..

by | Saturday, August 20, 2016

ATHLETICS / US allowed relay rerun after bobble

The two fastest teams today were Jamaica and Great Britain; both turned in times that were under 42 seconds. The appeal was upheld, but without the option of a rerun, the Americans were given a target of beat...More..

by | Saturday, August 20, 2016

Michael Phelps Medals: How Many Gold Medals Did Michael Phelps Win?

If this was indeed the end, then Phelps went out in style, with 28 medals overall, having won five golds and a silver in Rio de Janeiro . Their long-ago chance meeting made the rounds of social media Friday ...More..

Nadal knocked out at Cincinnati, Steve Johnson moves up
by | Saturday, August 20, 2016

Nadal knocked out at Cincinnati, Steve Johnson moves up

Nadal, the third-seeded Spanish star who won the tournament in 2013, also was coming off the Olympics, where he teamed with Marc Lopez to win the doubles title and lost in the bronze medal singles match. In the...More..

No play on day two of fourth West Indies-India Test
by | Saturday, August 20, 2016

No play on day two of fourth West Indies-India Test

Ishant Sharma removed Leon Johnson (9) as Rohit Sharma took a catch at forward short-leg while Ravichandran Ashwin's spin breached the defence of Darren Bravo (10) to bowl the left-hander. "We've always had pro...More..

South Africa vulnerable against improving Kiwis
by | Saturday, August 20, 2016

South Africa vulnerable against improving Kiwis

After much speculation about how the pitch would play in an unusual time of the year for Test cricket in South Africa, Amla said: "It played pretty much as a standard Kingsmead wicket". After the mauling by ...More..

Indian Railways to give Rs 60 lakh to Sakshi Malik
by | Friday, August 19, 2016

Indian Railways to give Rs 60 lakh to Sakshi Malik

President Pranab Mukherjee on Thursday congratulated wrestler Sakshi Malik for winning the bronze medal at the ongoing Rio Olympics in Brazil. Sakshi went on to win a bronze at the Asian Championships 2015 in...More..

Leicester City: Riyad Mahrez snubs Chelsea and Arsenal to sign new deal
by | Friday, August 19, 2016

Leicester City: Riyad Mahrez snubs Chelsea and Arsenal to sign new deal

The 25-year-old was a revelation last season, scoring 17 goals in the league while adding 11 assists in Leicester's shock title success. With this new contract extension, Mahrez joins Jamie Vardy , Wes Morg...More..

by | Friday, August 19, 2016

Cheney's daughter one step away from occupying father's old seat in Congress

Despite trading barbs with Cheney throughout the primary both Christensen and Stubson say they will support her in the general election. Cheney had a significant endorsement and money advantage over her prima...More..

by | Friday, August 19, 2016

What time does Usain Bolt run the 200-meter sprint tonight?

Her round could have been better if not for a double-bogey on the 14th hole. Thompson, who came into the Olympics nursing a hamstring injury, won in 21.78 seconds. "Both (De Grasse) and Bolt are slower on th...More..

by | Friday, August 19, 2016

Astra Giurgiu v West Ham: Irons overrated given away Euro loss run

The Romanian league has been running for a few more weeks than the Premier League, but so far Astra have only managed a single win out of four games, conceding 6 goals along the way. The 250-odd West Ham fans...More..

A historic bromance: Usain Bolt and Andre De Grasse, in photos
by | Friday, August 19, 2016

A historic bromance: Usain Bolt and Andre De Grasse, in photos

And at least one person thinks the 21-year-old Markham, Ont., sprinter can do it. "Next year if I go to the World Championships [in London] I'm not going to double". I told him to ease up but he wanted to run...More..

by | Friday, August 19, 2016

Olympics-Athletics-Clement wins 400m hurdles but Culson in tears

Mucheru claimed the silver medal. "I was just happy to make the finals in 2012", added Clement, who underwent hernia and adductor muscle operations before the London Games. The time by Japan improved on the A...More..

U.S. Army chief visits China to assure Beijing on THAAD
by | Friday, August 19, 2016

U.S. Army chief visits China to assure Beijing on THAAD

Seoul plans to host a Terminal High Altitude Area Defence (THAAD) unit with the help of the U.S. military to protect South Korea from nuclear attack. However, the opposition Minjoo Party is looking toward next ...More..

Australia is pretty good in routing Lithuania; Valanciunas: 'I was pretty bad'
by | Friday, August 19, 2016

Australia is pretty good in routing Lithuania; Valanciunas: 'I was pretty bad'

While some teams like the US have struggled to live up to expectations the Boomers have generally exceeded them, posting a 4-1 record to finish second in their group behind the unbeaten United States. Croatia ,...More..

Kenya's Kipruto wins men's 3000m steeplechase gold
by | Friday, August 19, 2016

Kenya's Kipruto wins men's 3000m steeplechase gold

Passing 2K in 5:25.82, Jager continued to hold the top spot with reigning Olympic champion Ezekiel Kemboi of Kenya closing in on him and Kipruto. "I knew Kemboi was going to retire as he told me that th...More..

Incredible Brownlee brothers make it gold and silver in Olympics triathlon
by | Friday, August 19, 2016

Incredible Brownlee brothers make it gold and silver in Olympics triathlon

The final gap to Jonny was six seconds, with Henri Schoeman taking bronze for South Africa. He finished just seven seconds ahead of countryman Richard Murray, who turned in the fastest run of the day to go fr...More..

LeBron James: 'My dream is to actually own a team'
by | Thursday, August 18, 2016

LeBron James: 'My dream is to actually own a team'

I did not retire from Team USA. "My dream is actually to own a team", James told hosts Jesse Williams amd Stefan Marolachakis. "Because talent only goes so far". Earlier this summer, he did say that was a goa...More..

Chaos Breaks Out At UFC 202 Press Conference
by | Thursday, August 18, 2016

Chaos Breaks Out At UFC 202 Press Conference

As Diaz walked off talking, McGregor replied "Shut your [expletive] mouth, you'll do nothing". ".Inside the boxing ring, Floyd Mayweather would pick him apart and embarrass him.and I really don't think Co...More..

Olympics-Gymnastics-Reaction to American Biles' all-around gold
by | Thursday, August 18, 2016

Olympics-Gymnastics-Reaction to American Biles' all-around gold

Douglas, 20, became a household name at the 2012 London Games, where she won individual all-around gold and was part of the gold-medal winning USA team known as the "Fierce Five". She practically could have sat...More..

Europe Olympics chief 'temporarily' stands down from admin roles
by | Thursday, August 18, 2016

Europe Olympics chief 'temporarily' stands down from admin roles

Hickey, who is also head of the Olympic Council of Ireland, apparently tried to escape when the police arrived at his hotel room. Brazilian police said that when officers went to Mr Hickey's hotel room on Wed...More..

by | Thursday, August 18, 2016

Pro Football Hall of Fame announces ticket refund plans after game canceled

All logos will be stitched into the surface so there will not be any issues like there were Sunday when the field was deemed unfit Sunday. Among the eight inductees: Brett Favre, who spent 16 years with the G...More..

by | Thursday, August 18, 2016

Bills' Dareus says 4-game suspension from missed drug test

Dareus said he was notified by the league of the suspension following Buffalo's preseason 19-18 loss to Indianapolis on Saturday. Dareus said the suspension resulted from missing a drug test. The biggest q...More..

by | Thursday, August 18, 2016

Brazil court tells US swimmers Lochte, Feigen to stay put

And Brazilian newspaper O Globo adds that Lochte and Feigen contradicted each other on portions of their stories. Lochte explained that the guys had a police badge, but no lights. Members of Australia's Paral...More..

Abrahamson: Michael Phelps limitless and free in the 200m individual medley
by | Thursday, August 18, 2016

Abrahamson: Michael Phelps limitless and free in the 200m individual medley

The world record holder has remarkably won the event at the past three Games but was peeved after failing to qualify for the evening s second semi-final and give himself extra breathing space after his defenc...More..

Donald Trump Says President Barack Obama 'Is The Founder Of ISIS'
by | Thursday, August 18, 2016

Donald Trump Says President Barack Obama 'Is The Founder Of ISIS'

Mr. Hewitt replied, "But he's not sympathetic to them", referring to President Obama. Some Republicans seem to have the same concern. This time, it followed two days of critical headlines and Democratic outra...More..

by | Thursday, August 18, 2016

International Olympic Committee board member, 71, arrested in suspicion of mega ticket scalping ring

Hickey is reportedly the second person arrested of the six in question in this ticket scalping case. However, on searching the hotel, they found Hickey in the room next door. The Olympic Council of Ireland s...More..

Irish to use QBs Kizer, Zaire vs
by | Thursday, August 18, 2016

Irish to use QBs Kizer, Zaire vs

Kelly did not say which player would start or how the rotation would be determined, but he did note that he'd be open to playing both of them at the same time. Barrett and Braxton Miller (who moved to receiver)...More..

by | Thursday, August 18, 2016

Is Paul Pogba worthy of world-record £89 million?

Juventus revealed the deal could increase by a further five million euros (£4.25million) depending on targets being met at a club the midfielder plumped for ahead of Champions League holders Real. United got on...More..

by | Wednesday, August 17, 2016

Ranieri: Drinkwater can claim England spot

However, the Tigers are not to be denied as Scottish winger Robert Snodgrass fired a victor at the 57th to get back the lead for his side. We were together and stayed together. The eleven on the pitch to a man ...More..

by | Wednesday, August 17, 2016

The 100m race is the Olympic event of photography

Markham's own Andre De Grasse has taken Bronze in Rio. It's fairly common knowledge that Usain Bolt is a Manchester United fan - his latest Olympic gold was preceded by a tweet saying how pleased he was wit...More..

by | Wednesday, August 17, 2016

Olympic Tennis: Murray stutters into semifinal

By reaching the final, and defeating two-time Wimbledon champion Petra Kvitova in the semi-finals along the way, Puig has already guaranteed herself a medal, the ninth ever won by island nation Puerto Rico, a U...More..

Chinese diver proposes to team-mate at Olympic medal ceremony
by | Wednesday, August 17, 2016

Chinese diver proposes to team-mate at Olympic medal ceremony

Kai is also a diver and won the bronze in the men's three-meter synchronized springboard last week, according to the BBC . 25-year-old He and 30-year-old Qin have been dating for six years. "He said a lot of...More..

Hoge: Observations From Bears' First Practice Against The Patriots
by | Wednesday, August 17, 2016

Hoge: Observations From Bears' First Practice Against The Patriots

After the starters allowed two sacks last week, the reserves came in and allowed five more, including a safety. "They're very well-coached. They've been in big games and they've produced, so for us-with a lot o...More..