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New Zealand beats Australia 29-9 to keep Bledisloe Cup

Although New Zealand retained the Bledisloe Cup following a 29-9 victory over Australia , their triumph has been overshadowed by the subsequent controversy...


Kyle Larson claims first Sprint Cup victory

He starts 18th, but over the last 10 races at MI, he leads all drivers with a 7.2 average finish. I was teared-up that whole last few laps because I could ju...


Vikings enjoy first practice in U.S. Bank Stadium

The third preseason game is when the starters get the most playing time, and is considered the dress rehearsal for the regular season. Melvin Gordon received ...


Park takes 2-shot lead into final round at Olympics

The 19-year-old Kiwi also had opportunities to gain shots but her putts were either fractionally short or just wide. Making the turn even par after one birdie...


Berry signs tender, reports to Chiefs

Joseph. One year ago, the Chiefs celebrated the return of veteran safety Eric Berry after his recovery from cancer. During a Friday visit to PFT Live , Chi...


Jutanugarn captures LPGA's Canadian Open

Sunday's final round appears likely to be a two-woman race with Northern Ireland's Stephanie Meadow and South Korean Kim Sei-young five strokes off the lead in ...


Indian textile maker Welspun under scrutiny over sheets

Penney (JCP - Analyst Report) and Macy's , Inc. "This was 100 per cent a Welspun issue", she said. "Now that goal of US$2 billion revenue will be hard to meet"...


Out-Of-Favour Hart: The Truth About Pep Relationship

Guardiola will return to the club where he has iconic status and admitted: "I can not deny this was special for me". He was also voted Copa America's best goa...


NFL culture foiled Hayne: Marshawn Lynch

Marshawn Lynch hung up his cleats in the USA, but he's finding his stride with his college program, Cal, in Australia as the Golden Bears ready for their seaso...


The Curious Case of Josh Gordon

Hayden suffered a knee injury during joint practices, but it's not believed to be serious, and Mostert injured his hamstring during the first joint practice. Th...


Tottenham v Liverpool Premier League

On Saturday, Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp will return to Tottenham for the first time since his bow in English football - a 0-0 draw in mid-October of a year ...


Ronaldo wins UEFA Best Player award

Also, Ronaldo spoke of his delight to be in with another chance of winning European player of the year. The Frenchman - vanquished in two finals by Ronaldo ...


Ornstein: Lucas Perez is an Arsenal player

The report suggests a £17m offer has been accepted by the La Liga outfit, with £5.13m going towards his former club PAOK. According to Sky sources, Perez will...


Steelers LB James Harrison meets with National Football League investigators

Harrison's agent, Bill Parise, confirmed to Fowler that the meeting will take place at Steelers headquarters at 11 a.m. ET. The league, however, said they didn'...


Blatter says he will accept verdict as CAS appeal begins

Blatter was originally last October suspended by Fifa's ethics committee over an unexplained 2 million Swiss franc payment (1.8 million euros) he authorised in ...


Brady ready after 'silly accident' with scissors cuts thumb

Head coach Bill Belichick made the ultimate decision, but Brady felt that he would have played if it were the regular season or the playoffs. As for if he wan...


Doctors in India remove 40 knives from man's stomach

The man kept it secret from his family that, for two months, he swallowed knives up to seven inches long because he "loved" the way they tasted. During wh...


Azhar Ali hopes Pakistan transfer Test form into England ODIs

England go into the game full of confidence after their series victory over Sri Lanka earlier this season and have been further boosted by the news that all-rou...


Daily fantasy sports cleared to resume in New York state

FanDuel and DraftKings were among five companies receiving temporary permits Monday from the state Gaming Commission, allowing the daily fantasy sports gia...


Simone Biles serves as U.S.' Closing Ceremony flag bearer

Everyone wants a selfie with Simone Biles' famous smile. Given how easily Biles handled everything else at the Rio Olympics - her five medals matched Katie...


Park returns to her best to win in golf's Olympic return

Stacy Lewis, a two-time major victor who finished fourth in Rio after failing to chase down Park, said it was time golf began to recognise the low-key, underapp...


Ryan Lochte accepts responsibility for gas station incident in NBC interview

In an interview with NBC that aired in part on Saturday evening, Lochte told Matt Lauer that he embellished the initial story in which a guy with a badge held a...


Olympic Athlete of the Day: Gwen Jorgensen

In 2014-15, Jorgensen displayed her dominance by winning 12 straight races and back-to-back championship titles at the World Triathlon Series . Or so most pe...


For 10 teams, Rio provided a first feel of Olympic gold

He will qualify for the repechage round if Ganzorig makes it to the final round. When Salman Khan had been appointed as the goodwill ambassador for Rio 2016, wr...


Lydia Ko's ace vaults her into Olympic contention

World number one Lydia Ko hit a hole-in-one during a blistering front nine on Friday to charge up the leaderboard in the third round of the Rio Olympics golf to...


Katie Ledecky Breaks Her Own World Record For Fourth Rio Gold

Ledecky broke the world record by almost two seconds, with that mark being 8:06.68 and one she set earlier this year. Bethesda's Katie Ledecky comes home with...


Olympic Men's Basketball Semifinals Odds: USA, Australia Favored To Reach Final

US vs. Spain has been the final for the past two Olympics with the Americans coming out on top both times. On Friday, Team USA returns to the court to take ...


Welbeck set to return four months earlier than expected

He's [Henry] one of them. Arsenal failed to sign Leicester star Vardy this summer despite triggering his £20million release clause just before Euro 2016. Aaron ...


Stalemate keeps Leicester and Arsenal grounded

News of his new deal means Leicester have managed to keep hold of last season's PFA Player of the Year and Football Writers' Award victor Jamie Vardy , who als...


Robeisy Ramirez edges Stevenson for bantamweight boxing gold

Another medal fight was also scheduled for Saturday. Stevenson had not even been born the last time an American boxer faced a Cuban in an Olympic finale. "I...


Rio 2016: United States women cruise to sixth consecutive basketball gold

The three four-time Olympians have had a tremendous impact on USA Basketball over the past 12 years. The only team with a losing record (2-3) to make it out o...


US men's basketball edges France 100-97

Teams have been jockeying to avoid the Americans - first and third in Group B won't see the US until a potential gold medal game - but there's uncertainty top-t...


Perfection: USA Women Dominate to Repeat Olympic Water Polo Gold

Team USA was the first to strike against Italy in this gold medal final scoring in the first minute before going on to be the first ever team to repeat as gold ...


Charlotte Dujardin salutes 'amazing' Valegro after retaining Olympic title

Acknowledging that her horse Valegro could be due for retirement, she said: "I felt a huge amount of pressure and expectation". "We went up there, but it was ...


Usain Bolt Makes History Again, And Other Olympic Highlights 05:16

Another gold medal isn't such a bad consolation prize. Perhaps instead they should dwell on another altogether more innocent era, as the last time Canada cl...