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Bowie takes women's 100m title by a nose

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As a 21-year-old long jumper who had missed the U.S trials with injury, she gazed at the 200 metres final on television that night and, in a Eureka moment, was moved to suggest to her grandmother: "I really think I can beat those ladies". Her opponents are increasingly learning to fear her, though. Elaine Thompson eased into the final of the 100m at the IAAF World Championships, qualifying as the fastest athlete ahead of the likes of Dafne Schippers and Tori Bowie. Read More »

Pats Owner Robert Kraft Gives Tom Brady's Mother a Super Bowl Ring

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He was always asking, 'How's mom doing? Brady captured his fifth Super Bowl ring, matching the most for any player, by sparking the Patriots from a 25-point deficit to defeat the Atlanta Falcons in overtime in February at Houston. So it was only fitting that Kraft surprise his star quarterback's mother with a Super Bowl ring of her own. How is she feeling?' We didn't know up until the very end whether she was going to make it to the Super Bowl. Read More »

Ces 19 images que l'on retiendra de la carrière d'Usain Bolt

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La course du jour ne sera qu'une formalité pour. "C'est un championnat et une finale (s'il se qualifie, ndlr...), et il faudra voir qui gardera son calme". Pour la première journée, le titre du 10 000 m sera le premier en jeu. Je suis prêt. J'imagine déjà les unes des journaux: "Usain a fini invaincu dans une grande compétition, il a été inarrêtable". Read More »

Truex wins fuel-mileage gamble at The Glen

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Truex, the Cup Series points leader, let a few cars pass him during the final stage and slowed his lap times down considerably in an effort to save maximum fuel to make it to the checkered flag. The 2.45-mile short course at Watkins Glen International has been dominated by Tony Stewart and Jeff Gordon over the years, but neither driver is around anymore. Read More »

Newspaper: Action taken against 18 more young medics

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Like the last five days, the ailing humanity was the ultimate sufferer amid the YDA strike, which left no option open for them except returning home or going to private health facilities for treatment. The strike of young doctors at government hospitals of Lahore has continued for the fifth day. Hospital focal person Muhammad Ilyas told Dawn that YDA members tried to observe strike outside the principal office but the administration called the police who dispersed the protesters. Read More »

Thiam offre un sacre historique à la Belgique

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Sur le 200m, la championne olympique a réussi un bon chrono (24.57, à 17 centièmes de son record personnel). Elle est 14e du 200m. Elle avait ensuite remporté tant la hauteur (1m95, 1.171 points), prenant la tête du général au passage, que le poids (15m17, 872 points). Read More »

PSG : Al-Khelaïfi a pris une leçon

Neymar est peut-être un peu moins charismatique que le Suédois Zlatan Ibrahimovic (2012-2016), mais il est l'un des tout meilleurs joueurs du monde, juste derrière les hors norme Lionel Messi et Cristiano Ronaldo. En réglant directement la somme à son club, Neymar se libère de ses engagements, et ouvre la voie à son transfert vers le Paris-Saint-Germain. Pour moi, c'est un transfert incroyable. Read More »

Lotto Soudal présente sa sélection, sans Adam Hansen — Tour d'Espagne

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Ils seront accompagnés par le Polonais Tomasz Marczynski et l'Espagnol Rafael Valls. L'Australien en reste donc à 18 grands tours consécutifs terminés (Italie, France, Espagne) depuis qu'il a participé à la Vuelta 2011. Adam n'a pas encore pu reprendre l'entraînement sur vélo, sa préparation aurait donc de toute façon été trop courte. Ensemble avec la cellule sportive, nous avons décidé de ne pas le sélectionner. Read More »

Mariners acquire Alonso in trade with Athletics

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Every team gets one, and Alonso is having the kind of solid-but-unspectacular season-producing a.266/.369/.527 slash line, with 22 homers-that would otherwise probably not have earned him an All-Star berth, except that every team gets one. Powell made his Major League debut with Seattle this year and hit.194 with two RBI in 23 games over three stints with the Mariners. Powell is a.306 hitter with a.391 on-base percentage in 416 games over six seasons in the minors. Read More »

Jalen Collins Suspended 10 Games For Violating PED Policy

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Collins, who was the team's second round pick in the 2015 National Football League draft, is eligible to return to the team's active roster on November 21, and can participate in all preseason practices and games before the first week of the regular season. Read More »

Wenger confirms Sanchez will stay at Arsenal

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But, there is set to be a huge twist in the tale, with AS Monaco about to table a £45 million bid for Alexis Sanchez - a move that could well work in Arsenal's favour as well. How could Arsenal line up next season? " But we have to adapt to the level of the competition and see first what kind of group we play in ". Although unable to open his scoring account for Arsenal , Lacazette hit the post in the first half and caused problems for Chelsea's back three of Gary Cahill, David Luiz ... Read More »

TJ Logan injures wrist, will be out 12 weeks

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Bruce Arians said he's on target to return for the opener, due to get about a week of practice (although the coach admitted again he'd rather have the $LB get about 10 days in a flawless world.) The fact that Karlos Dansby (leg) is supposed to be returning to practice this week means the position hopefully is moving in the right direction health-wise. Read More »

Football Transfert de Neymar: la Liga refuse le chèque!

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Ce paiement a eu lieu au terme d'une journée de suspense: Neymar devait normalement payer le montant de cette clause libératoire à la Ligue espagnole de football, elle-même chargée de transférer l'argent au club vendeur, mais la Liga avait rejeté jeudi matin le chèque. Read More »

Sneijder deal with Nice

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The Netherlands global has been a free agent since his four-year spell with Turkey Super Lig Galatasaray outfit came to an abrupt end last month when his contract - initially set to expire next summer - was terminated by mutual consent. However, he has decided on a move to France, with Sneijder set to undergo his medical on Monday before signing a one-year deal with the club, who knocked Ajax out of the Champions League last week. Read More »

Salvador Perez Diagnosed with Intercostal Injury After Leaving Game vs. Mariners

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The strain that's keeping the Royals' catcher away from the field is an intercostal strain. Perez, 27, left Friday's game against the Seattle Mariners after six innings, and an MRI revealed the injury. Cam Gallagher was recalled from Triple-A Omaha to provide the Royals with another healthy catcher while Perez is sidelined, but Drew Butera is slated to receive the bulk of the starts behind the plate. Read More »

Jean-Michael Seri Battle with Barcelona, Latest Rumours

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The north London side have already signed Bosnian defender Sead Kolasinac in a free transfer from Bundesliga outfit Schalke 04 this summer. Seri helped Nice beat Ajax in Champions League qualifying on Wednesday and Seri produced a spectacular assist in the 79th minute to help Vincent Marcel score a crucial equaliser for the Ligue 1 club. Read More »

Wembley test for Chelsea, Arsenal after tough offseason

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The Brazil superstar is expected to complete a £200.6million move from Barcelona in the coming days after the Ligue 1 giants agreed to pay his release clause. I want to see an ABBA penalty shootout. Chelsea manager Antonio Conte was unhappy with referee Bobby Madley after seeing his side reduced to 10 men against Arsenal at Wembley yet again. Read More »

Alex Hales Almost Breaks Chris Gayle's Record of Fastest T20 Century

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Is Alex Hales England's best T20 player? That allowed Nottinghamshire to reach their target with four wickets and just over two overs to spare. Duckett and Steven Crook thrashed 106 in the last 7.3 overs to lead the Steelbacks to 195 for four and Worcestershire, after being up with the rate in the first half of their innings, were held to 171 for six. Read More »

Arsenal vs Chelsea Community Shield Preview

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All that was left was for Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain and Olivier Giroud to dispatch theirs, which they duly did, and Chelsea were left looking red-faced. Both players have been prominent fixtures in their club's pre-season games and should expect to play some part, at the very least, in the final friendly fixture before the season kicks off in earnest. Read More »

Former Miami Heat Center Willie Reed Arrested, Charged With Domestic Violence

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Authorities have not released any further details on the alleged crime. Reed, 27, was booked by police for misdemeanor battery, according to Miami-Dade jail records. He played three seasons in the NBA's D-League before signing with the Nets for 2015-16. He averaged 5.3 points and 4.7 rebounds, while logging just over 14 minutes, during his time with Miami. Read More »

Boca le ganó al Villarreal

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Si bien el Xeneize no brilló, le alcanzó con rendimientos positivos de Fernando Gago y Edwin Cardona para alcanzar la victoria. Boca tiene casi cerrado su nuevo refuerzo para la próxima temporada, el mediocampista uruguayo Nahitan Nández , quien juega en Peñarol, aunque aún se debe determinar en qué momento se sumará al conjunto de Guillermo Barros Schelotto debido al cupo de extranjeros. Read More »

" "Rabiot effaré de la folie Neymar, un " gars super cool " — PSG

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Bien sûr, les dirigeants ont vraiment un projet en tête. Ce n'est pas facile, on avait déjà puisé dans les ressources face à Monaco au Trophée des Champions tandis qu'on a réussi à gérer là. C'est au poste de relayeur que vous vous sentez le mieux? Mais il n'y a pas de souci avec ça. Je me sens bien, mais je sais que ça va tourner aussi. Read More »

Germain prêt à accueillir un attaquant — OM

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On s'est étonné de ce choix, sachant que l'attaquant tournait ainsi le dos à une participation en Ligue des champions pour une participation en Ligue Europa. Et si 'Bafé' ne restait pas, il cherchait un joueur avec les mêmes caractéristiques. Il a été très clair dès le départ: "il voulait deux attaquants avec deux profils différents", a confié l'ancien Monégasque à L'Equipe . Read More »