Stories about Sport

Aug 16 2016

Welsh swimming sensation Jazz Carlin celebrates second Rio 2016 Olympics silver medal

On Friday night, the 19-year-old won the gold medal in the 800-meter freestyle by 11 seconds. Ledecky is the first Olympian to take the 200m, 400m and 800m gold at ...

Aug 16 2016

Simone Biles stumbles on balance beam, settles for bronze

Biles ended up with bronze as a result. Hernandez took silver with a 15.333 score and Biles got bronze with a 14.733. Previously in Rio she led the US women's team to a...

Aug 16 2016

Bethesda Says Elder Scrolls VI Will Come Eventually

The company's focus is on other projects but they will eventually work on The Elder Scrolls 6 . According to TechBuffalo , Bethesda is now working on a remaster of "T...

Aug 16 2016

Rangers set sights on Jimmy Vesey

The Chicago Tribune reports Sunday that a source said Vesey's camp will inform the teams Vesey would like to meet with Monday. The Buffalo Sabres, Pittsburgh Penguin...

Aug 16 2016

Cavendish in contention for first medal

Mark Cavendish lies third overall after three of the six events of the omnium at the Olympic Games. The Manx missile, who missed out on the medals in Beijing eight yea...

Aug 16 2016

Rio Olympics 2016: Green diving pool will be blue again 'soon'

It looks more like the athletes are diving into a grassy field than a crystalline pool of water. FINA, the global governing body of aquatics, then issued a statement We...

Aug 16 2016

LaShawn Merritt settles for bronze in 400 meters

Exploding out of the blocks in lane eight, Wayde van Niekerk didn't see another runner during the entire Olympic 400-meter final. Out in lane eight he led from start to...

Aug 16 2016

Rio 2016 Olympics: Egyptian judoka who wouldn't shake Israeli's hand sent home

El Shehaby bowed towards Israeli judo athlete Or Sasson and quickly left afterwards. The Egyptian Olympic Committee also "strongly condemned" El Shehaby's actions "an...

Aug 16 2016

Cubs fire DJ who played song with references to violence

The Chicago Cubs brought in closer Aroldis Chapman to save games and make a legit run at a World Series title in 2016. The Chicago Cubs issued a public apology for a ...

Aug 15 2016

Boston bats too much for Diamondbacks in 9-4 loss

Craig Kimbrel worked the ninth for his 19th save after former Arizona closer Brad Ziegler entered and escaped a bases-loaded, no-out jam in the eighth. Jean Segura has ...

Aug 15 2016

Ramirez's three-run homers power Red Sox

Craig Kimbrel worked the ninth for his 19th save after former Arizona closer Brad Ziegler entered and escaped a bases-loaded, no-out jam in the eighth. Pedroia led off ...

Aug 13 2016

Zlatan: There is something big coming from Manchester United

The Manchester United manager won his first piece of silverware at Old Trafford with Sunday's 2-1 over Leicester City in the Community Shield. "This is my 31st trop...

Aug 13 2016

Ledecky wins women's 200m freestyle, on track for treble

Although the US has not won Olympic gold in the women's 400m free relay since the 2000 Sydney Games, it has won a medal in this event at every Olympics except 1912, the...

Aug 12 2016

Retired Nba Players Looking To Make A Comeback

CLEVELAND- The NBA released the Cleveland Cavaliers' full 2016-2017 season schedule on Thursday. Per usual, the marquee game is the NBA Finals rematch, which will take ...

Aug 12 2016

Britain opens track cycling program with another golden ride

Britain have dominated track cycling at the past two Olympics, winning eight out of the 10 gold medals at London 2012 and claiming seven in Beijing four years earlier. Bu...

Aug 11 2016

Bills rookie LB Ragland needs knee surgery, may miss season

The Buffalo Bills' worst fears in regards to rookie linebacker Reggie Ragland's knee injury have come true. He played for the University of Alabama before that. Lawso...

Aug 10 2016

Census site collapsed due to foreign hackers: ABS

The Australian Bureau of Statistics is an excellent organisation which which I have had a lot of contact over the last 15 years. If you have not missed it, you will kno...

Aug 10 2016

Grandmother of swimmer Adam Peaty stages an Olympic celebration

It is the first men's Olympic gold by a British swimmer in 28 years, since Adrian Moorhouse's success in the same event in Seoul 1988. Local residents will be able to...

Aug 10 2016

Khalmurzaev wins Russia's 2nd judo gold of Rio Olympics

Khalmurzaev's medal is 11th one won by the Russian Federation national team at the Rio 2016 Olympic Games. The U.S. Judo team has two more competitors remaining. He is ...

Aug 10 2016

Child badly hurt in Tennessee Ferris wheel accident

Three people who fell 30 to 45 feet from a Ferris wheel in Tennessee were responsive and answering questions Monday night, police said. Dakota Ragan was standing near...