Australia was out of medal contention for a fourth consecutive Olympics since the last of its three gold medals in Sydney in 2000, while New Zealand was through to the semifinals for the second straight games. "The moment when it counted we were unbelievably lucky". The tactic worked, with team captain Moritz Fürste (56th and 60th minutes) scoring two penalty corner drag-flicks to restore parity before Florian Fuchs netted a brilliant victor with just 1.4 seconds on the clock.
Arsenal have signed three players so far this summer, with Granit Xhaka , Takuma Asano and Rob Holding arriving for a combined £32.8 million. The Gunners impressed during their pre-season games, and Wenger wants them to carry that good form into the new league campaign, starting this weekend when Liverpool provide the opposition.
Joe Callahan has earned the No. 3 spot on the depth chart ahead of Marquise Williams , although both are likely to get plenty of reps on Friday night. They had three punts apiece in alternating fashion. If Davis' concussion lingers, the Browns might have to add another camp arm. "For those guys to believe in me and know that I've got more to give, it just puts everything in perspective on what's to come".
Crawford homered in the fourth inning and the Giants won a series for the first time since the All-Star break, defeating Miami 1-0 Wednesday. Crawford tied the record with seven hits in Monday's 14-inning victory in Miami , and became the first player to reach that total since Stennett in 1975.
On Wednesday, he squeaked through by less than a tenth of a point. Uchimura became the first man to win back-to-back Olympic titles since compatriot Sawao Kato in 1972, with a score of 92.365. Oleg Verniaiev's failure to win gold may even have come down to a small hop on his dismount from the high bar, where he was competing last. A supreme show on the horizontal bar overturned a deficit of almost a whole point to Verniaiev on the last rotation, the silver medallist paying the price for a ...
It has remained that way since, with world governing body FINA explaining the water tanks had run out of some of the chemicals used in the water treatment process. "Hopefully that means we haven't been diving in anything too bad the last couple of days!" German diver Patrick Hausding posted a picture on Instagram covering his nose over the pool under the caption "The pool is CLOSED!" "The reason is that the water must be still so the pool can return to its blue color as soon as possible".
Messi, a record five-times world player of the year, said in June that "the national team is over for me" following Argentina's loss in the Copa América final. Lionel Messi explained that he wanted to continue representing his country as he preferred "to help from within". Argentina suffered a further blow on Wednesday, exiting the Olympic Games at the group stage following a 1-1 draw with Honduras.
Other than that, Claudio Ranieri has a full squad to choose from for the trip to the KC Stadium for the opening fixture of the Premier League campaign. He will be similarly important for Chelsea. London's Premier League clubs paid a fraction of the policing costs incurred by their Manchester rivals last season.
Sunderland have announced the signing of Manchester United duo Paddy McNair and Donald Love for a combined fee of £5.5m. Jose Mourinho has declared that Adnan Januzaj has a future under him at Manchester United , despite sending him on loan to Sunderland .
Bryony Page of Great Britain captured the silver while China's Dan Li earned the bronze. To put the success in context: no Brit has qualified for the final much less won a medal. "I just can't believe I've won an Olympic medal". "I had no idea it was a medal but my performance was the best I could have done, that is why I was so happy, that all the training and hard work had paid off".
Overall, the American team earned the highest team qualifying score by almost 10 points, and both Biles and teammate Aly Raisman will be heading to the all-around finals. Biles will partake in the women's uneven bars , beam, vault , all-around, floor and individual all-around competitions. Just Biles and Raisman will be eligible to compete in the all-around event.
Ryan's challenger, businessman Paul Nehlen, managed to get outsized attention by staging protests near Ryan's home. In this cycle, Ryan's campaign spent more than $8 million through the pre-primary reporting period that ended July 20, compared to the almost $700,000 Nehlen's campaign spent in the same period.
Trautwig later apologized, saying his "regret" was that he "wasn't more clear with [his] wording on the air". She bounced around between foster homes and her mother's home until her maternal grandparents, Ron and Nellie Biles , adopted six-year-old Simone and younger sister Adria .
Mr Obama's predecessor President George W Bush played only 24 times while in office. Curry's father, Dell Curry, a former National Basketball Association player himself, also joined the foursome. Obama returns to Washington. Arriving at the Cape Cod airport on Air Force One before their short helicopter ride onto Martha's Vineyard, Obama was greeted by Rep.
The 65-point margin of victory was the biggest ever in women's competition at an Olympics , bettering a 60-point win by the US over Zaire at the 1996 Atlanta Olympics. We're sharing the ball", Bird said. I know the score is, it is what it is. "It was just one of those articles where they came into my home, spent a couple days with me, and [fiancee] Amanda [Clifton] is a huge part of my life", Delle Donne, a Chicago Sky star, told reporters in Rio, according to ESPNW .
An independent WADA report undertaken by professor Richard McLaren and published last month alleged that wide-scale doping by Russian athletes had been covered up by the country's security services over a number of years with the full knowledge of the ministry of sport.
It's hard to top a 57-point opening victory against China , but Team USA will look to do just that against familiar foe Venezuela. With a lethal 64.7 percent shooting performance, including Taurasi's five 3s, the USA set team records for points and margin of victory in an Olympic game.
Out of uniform because he is not playing, New York Yankees' Alex Rodriguez, right, sits on the bench beside Jacoby Ellsbury during the first inning of the team's baseball game against the New York Mets, Wednesday, Aug. Addison Reed pitched a ideal eighth and Jeurys Familia worked around a pair of one-out singles for his 38th save in 40 chances, retiring Rob Refsnyder on a game-ending double-play grounder over the third-base bag.
Its performance stoked global ambitions for the Tamil-language film industry, nicknamed "Kollywood" after the Kodambakkam district of Chennai where many studios are based. "Superstar " Neruppu Da "." Largely, the reviews are not very positive. Again the Satellite rights of Telugu had a huge demand and people competed to grab them and finally a deal was set and the Telugu satellite rights had been sold for a huge price.
The opener fell for 74 to quick Umesh Yadav. India captain Virat Kohli put two close-in fielders apart from the slips to send the message to the West Indies that India need wickets. "We, as bowlers, have to be patient as much as possible and take it one ball at a time ". Continuing from their overnight score of 302/4 on day 2, India went on to score a mammoth 566/8 runs before declaring the innings.
That version lasted a long time. So many aspects of Rondo's game are frustratingly enigmatic and none more than his shooting. The Celtics traded him to Dallas in December 2014, and Rondo spent last season in Sacramento. Still it's an interesting choice for Chicago to make. He noted that Rondo's league-leading assists numbers (11.9 per game) are "misleading". Rajon Rondo goes to Chicago for 2 years, $30M: Rajon Rondo has a new beginning in Chicago, and the Bulls have a new ...
It was a battle of golf's teenage superstars with 18-year old Canadian Brooke Henderson besting the world's top female player, Lydia Ko, in a Sunday playoff to claim the KPMG Women's PGA Championship. I can't really put words to it. But I'd like to say that I am the Canadian face to women's golf. "They had the tees up on a couple of holes ... where I could go for the par 5s in two (shots)".
Bronze medallist at the 2008 Beijing Olympics and silver victor at London Games four year later, Sushil said his job was to prepare himself well for the Rio Games and not think about trails. "No, till now I haven't received any communication from Sushil but the ministry's stance remains the same". Reacting to his name being omitted from the list of probables forwarded to the Indian Olympic Association for the Rio Olympics, ace wrestler Sushil Kumar on Thursday said the news has not ...
Weber, back in the lineup for the first time since the Flyers opening-round series, was trying to get the puck out when it flew directly to Hornqvist in the right circle for his fifth goal of the playoffs and first playoff overtime victor. In fact, the Penguins are now icing the best offense in the playoffs despite not scoring on the power play or getting big contributions from some top players.
With the scene shifting to their favour, Philadelphia are hoping that they can leave out the poor performances they had in Washington and give their fans something to cheer about in the third game. If we've got to put someone on their butt while getting there, that's what we have to do". It was a goal that was just kind of a weird play - one that I would have liked to play a little different.
United face Everton in the FA Cup semi-finals at Wembley on Saturday but Van Gaal has had to put that glamour occasion to the back of his mind. It certainly doesn't have the glamour it used to have for middle-to-lower half Premier League teams, thanks in part to a few reasons: The Red Devils no longer play the sort of swashbuckling, attacking football that won them so many trophies during the Sir Alex Ferguson days; they don't quite have a team packed with as many worldwide stars as they ...
Fuller said a hit-and-run driver had rear-ended Hayes, who was trying to catch up to that vehicle and get a license plate number when he ran into Smith's Mercedes SUV late Saturday. On Monday during an interview on The Rich Eisen Show , Mathieu confirmed his familiarity with Hayes, and he said he's been threatened by Hayes' family members after he posted the tweet Sunday.
The New York Knicks appealed to the masses by signing scoring guard and former National Player of the Year Jimmer Fredette to a 10-day contract. The 26-year-old played just five minutes in five games after signing on a temporary deal from the Knicks' D-League outfit Westchester Knicks last month and was an instant favourite with the fans, who were vocal with their support at Madison Square Garden.
Kelly also holds the American record of the longest combined amount of time in space at 520 days over four missions. Scott's twin bother Mark Kelly, a former astronaut himself, stayed on Earth to serve as the "control" subject in the year-long twin study .
Having won their last six league games, Mauricio Pochettino's men face on Wednesday a challenging trip to sixth-placed London rivals West Ham United, who have not lost at Upton Park in the league since August. "We've got a good record there in recent seasons", said Curtis. League Cup success proved the catalyst for a late surge to title glory in 2014 and ahead of Wednesday's speedy reunion with Liverpool at Anfield, manager Manuel Pellegrini is hoping that lightning will strike twice.
Triple H says that he'll deliver his answer before the night ends. Dean Ambrose decides to interrupt, and he and Triple H makes some jokes that are topical to the Oscar's, which happened last night. Banks hit Lynch with a sunset flip powerbomb off the ropes and both women were knocked unconscious, leading to a double-pin. When the match was over, Jericho and Styles challenged the New Day to a title match next week on Raw .
Puma also indicated Collins would say something to Cespedes about it. The outfielder apparently saved the best for last with his automotive anthology, with Vega already talking up Saturday's ride. Cespedes didn't even own a vehicle in his native Cuba, telling reporters in Spanish that he had "A bike...and I walked". The body features Cespedes' No.
While the circumstances couldn't be more different than that night a decade ago, the emotion remains the same. The naked facts get the point across just fine. Oklahoma City out rebounded the Warriors 62-32. The momentum swing was swift and decisive. Stephen Curry and the 53-5 Warriors have no peers right now, which is fun for them but must be increasingly agitating for their famous and insistent band of skeptics.
After months of dismissing Donald Trump, many pundits are now anointing him with the Republican presidential nomination. "More delegates will be chosen on Super Tuesday than all the other previous years", said Deb Hogenson, chair of the Nobles County Democratic-Farmer-Labor Party.
So, they've put out a lot of good football players for a smaller, for a lower level of play that conference has. But I wonder, given the glut of information that must be running through his plus-sized noggin at this time of year, if Kiper always hears what he's actually saying.