• Saudi police arrest scores of suspects following bombings
Saudi police arrest scores of suspects following bombings

The suspect was identified as 34-year-old Abdullah Gulzar Khan. Suicide bombers hit three Saudi cities on July 4, in apparently coordinated attacks that targeted the United States diplomats in Jeddah and Shi'ite Muslim worshippers in Qatif, jolting the kingdom as people prepared to break their fast on the penultimate day of the holy month of ...

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  • Full Sportscast: Whirlwind week culminates in UFC 200
Full Sportscast: Whirlwind week culminates in UFC 200

Nunes used precision punching to hurt Tate on the feet. In his first UFC fight since 2011, Brock Lesnar looked as fresh as ever. On the main card: Jose Aldo, Daniel Cormier, and Brock Lesnar all won by unanimous decisions . White said that if a fight with Rowdy does not come to pass, he is eyeing Holm or Julianna Pena. After a desperate at...

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  • Nico Rosberg: Mercedes withdraw appeal after British Grand Prix
Nico Rosberg: Mercedes withdraw appeal after British Grand Prix

Yet, fast-forward to on Sunday and Hamilton , after winning his fourth grand prix in five races at the British Grand Prix , is now only one point adrift of Rosberg with 11 races of the season to go. The FIA adjudged the instruction to change auto settings legal, but the instruction to "shift past seventh gear" as illegal. Just before the checkere...

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  • Lesnar beats Hunt, Tate loses at UFC 200
Lesnar beats Hunt, Tate loses at UFC 200

The main card is being held on PPV. Brock was always argued to be the biggest star in the UFC and the biggest star would, by anyone's logic, have the fattest cheque. But I'm prepared for whatever, I don't think it's going to define me. Lesnar dominated the final three minutes, punishing a prone Hunt with his cartoon-sized fists.

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  • Miko Grimes unloads on Dolphins in new Twitter rant
Miko Grimes unloads on Dolphins in new Twitter rant

Malcolm Glazer also contributed to the construction of the Palm Beach Synagogue before his death. Miko went on another one of her infamous Twitter rants Monday night. Brent Grimes played for the Dolphins from 2013 up until this past season. "My husband was gonna retire if he stayed with the dolphins so i talked him out of it and got him out of ...

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  • Kelly Ripa gave Dwyane Wade a new pair of Bulls 'underwear'
Kelly Ripa gave Dwyane Wade a new pair of Bulls 'underwear'

Wade had become synonymous with the Miami Heat and helped bring the city three National Basketball Association championship titles during his 13-year career, while also contributing to nearly 10% of the Heat's total points in franchise history.

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  • Obama talks to Putin ahead of North Atlantic Treaty Organisation summit
Obama talks to Putin ahead of North Atlantic Treaty Organisation summit

Russian President Vladimir Putin signed into law on July 4 a bill on the so called fan-ID, which will allow foreign visitors to enter Russia without visas for matches of the 2018 FIFA World Cup. Talking about Syria, Putin called for encouraging moderate Syrian opposition to disengage quickly from the al-Qaida-linked Nusra Front, which has been excl...

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  • Murray savours second Wimbledon crown
Murray savours second Wimbledon crown

But I still feel like my best tennis is ahead of me, that I have an opportunity to win more". According to the official statistics, Murray made only 12 unforced errors, two in the second set. Murray was playing his 11th Grand Slam final and for the first time he was the favourite, having faced either Novak Djokovic or Roger Federer in the pr...

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  • Durant Left Because He Was Frustrated Over Offensive Issues With Westbrook
Durant Left Because He Was Frustrated Over Offensive Issues With Westbrook

While the idea of joining a squad that won an NBA-record 73 regular season games and was less than one minute away from winning its second consecutive championship would be appealing to almost anyone, it was Durant's personal connection with the core of the Warriors' roster that proved to be one of the deciding factors.

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  • Olympian Tim Duncan retires from basketball
Olympian Tim Duncan retires from basketball

Duncan's regular-season averages included 19 points, almost 11 rebounds, three assists and more than two blocks over 1,392 career National Basketball Association games. Duncan , teaming with head coach Gregg Popovich and Tony Parker and Manu Ginobili, was the backbone for the franchise's championship run. Duncan was the outcome from a lab experi...

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  • Rio Ferdinand baffled by Paul Pogba's Juventus transfer
Rio Ferdinand baffled by Paul Pogba's Juventus transfer

Raiola said Pogba is not desperate to move and he knows where the midfielder would like to spend next season, but added: "We didn't talk about transfers during the Euros". In a brutally honest column, Fowler has written ahead of the Euro 2016 final. The £ 100m transfer fee would eclipse the current world record £85m fee Real Madrid paid Tottenha...

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  • Joseph homers to rally Phillies past Rockies, 5-3
Joseph homers to rally Phillies past Rockies, 5-3

Rupp tied his career high with four RBIs, which included a two-run homer that traveled 465 feet, per Statcast, in the seventh inning. "I think he knows more than me". He later scored on Ruiz's groundout in the eighth. "I think we will continue to get better as the season progresses", he said. Eflin (2-2) allowed two runs in six innings.

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  • Bernard Lagat, Justin Gatlin charge their way into another Olympics
Bernard Lagat, Justin Gatlin charge their way into another Olympics

Though Lagat is the American record holder in the 1500m and 5000m, those times came way back in 2005 and 2011. "At the Prefontaine Classic I was sick, so I did not finish the race and was really ashamed by it", he said. Lagat is 41 years old, which for any elite athlete is retirement-home age and for distance runners might as well be hospice. S...

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  • Seth Smith slugs grand slam for 4th home run in 4 days
Seth Smith slugs grand slam for 4th home run in 4 days

The right-hander walked three and gave up six hits, including two doubles and a Seth Smith grand slam. He went 646 days between victories. In his first action with the Mariners since August, Zunino delivered with a two-run homer in the second.

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  • Syndergaard, Cespedes replaced on National League's All-Star Game roster
Syndergaard, Cespedes replaced on National League's All-Star Game roster

Syndergaard, who is 9-3 with a 2.56 ERA and 128 strikeouts in 105 2/3 innings, was believed to be in contention to start for Collins, who will manage the National League team as a reward for directing the Mets to the NL pennant last season.

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  • Mets pitcher Matt Harvey to undergo season-ending surgery
Mets pitcher Matt Harvey to undergo season-ending surgery

It was reported on Friday that he would undergo the surgery to combat thoracic outlet syndrome and he would miss the rest of the year. The Mets pitcher also tweeted the he expects to be "out of touch [and] stick to the business of getting healthy".

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  • Attempting comeback, Stephen Jackson says he's going to Warriors camp
Attempting comeback, Stephen Jackson says he's going to Warriors camp

Jackson last suited up for the Los Angeles Clippers back in the 2013-2014 season and has not appeared in the National Basketball Association in the two seasons following that. Before that he had his second stint with the San Antonio Spurs, the team he had won a championship with back in 2003, playing there for two seasons, albeit in limited minutes...

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  • Wimbledon - Andy Murray holds nerve to fend off Jo-Wilfried Tsonga's comeback
Wimbledon - Andy Murray holds nerve to fend off Jo-Wilfried Tsonga's comeback

It was a long day for them with a lot of long matches. "I think it's been a great two weeks for the men's side especially, and the women pretty much always have at least Serena (Williams) going deep". Their head-to-head record is 8-6 in favour of Murray, with Berdych's last win coming in the Cincinnati Masters three years ago. But then the ma...

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  • France loses Euro 2016, but can claim security victory
France loses Euro 2016, but can claim security victory

They were later to begin a parade through the city. Tens of thousands of fans took over the streets of Lisbon waving red and green national flags to mark the historic victory set up by substitute Eder's extra-time goal that stunned the host country on Sunday night in the final of Euro 2016.

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  • Tim Duncan retires after 19 seasons in the NBA, Twitter reacts
Tim Duncan retires after 19 seasons in the NBA, Twitter reacts

While Kobe Bryant soaked up every moment of his final season by announcing his impending retirement beforehand, in typical Duncan fashion he left his intentions a mystery and let the team make the announcement official on Monday . The Spurs have trademarked their unselfishness approach to offense and will continue to play the same way after...

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