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..
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..
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 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..
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..
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..
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..
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..
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..
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..
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 , 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..
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..
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..
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..
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..
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..
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..
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, 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..
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..
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..
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..
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..
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..
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..
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..
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..
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..
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..
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..
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..
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..
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..
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..
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..
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..
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..
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..
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..
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..
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..
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..
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..
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..
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..
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 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..
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..
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..