• Jordan Spieth explains decision to withdraw from Rio Olympics
Jordan Spieth explains decision to withdraw from Rio Olympics

Northern Ireland's Rory McIlroy speaks to members of the media at a press conference on July 12, 2016, ahead of the 2016 British Open Golf Championship at Royal Troon in Scotland. "I can tell you that I'm not specifically pinpointing any one thing in my health concerns either". "I do hope to play in four or five Olympics in the future, but it's...

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  • Mets' Yoenis Cespedes, Noah Syndergaard removed from game
Mets' Yoenis Cespedes, Noah Syndergaard removed from game

That Murphy hit would be the last hit the Washington Nationals would have the whole night. Tanner Roark made his first relief appearance of the season, replacing Gonzalez and retiring seven straight batters. ARLINGTON, Texas - A sixth-inning rally pushed Texas past Minnesota at Globe Life Park. Then No. 9 hitter Bobby Wilson lofted a sacrifice fl...

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  • Court documents: Paterno ignored claims of Sandusky's abuse in 1976
Court documents: Paterno ignored claims of Sandusky's abuse in 1976

The 1976 allegation by John Doe 150, as well as a number of other allegations predating Sandusky's convictions, are coming to light as part of an extended legal saga involving Penn State and its liability insurer. Should Penn State bring back the Joe Paterno statue? Once a steadying presence for a program rocked by the unthinkable, Bradley has ...

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  • Giancarlo Stanton's record derby output causes Marlins marketing headache
Giancarlo Stanton's record derby output causes Marlins marketing headache

Giancarlo Stanton wore out Petco Park with a record display of power in the All-Star Home Run Derby on Monday night, peppering every landmark from the left field corner to center field. "I wasn't surprised", Fernandez said. He was a hometown victor previous year while with the Cincinnati Reds. "In a sense, I owe him a huge thank you for not only...

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  • Warriors' Draymond Green arrested for assault
Warriors' Draymond Green arrested for assault

According to Sports Illustrated , the Warriors may discipline Green for his conduct that is detrimental to the team. His ties to Michigan State run deep, as he donated $3.1 million to his alma mater last year after signing a new five-year, $82 million contract with the Warriors.

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  • Portugal celebrates first ever European championship title
Portugal celebrates first ever European championship title

Chennai: In the end, Portugal didn't need Cristiano Ronaldo to win their first major worldwide trophy in football. "I'm sure the rest of the squad were eager to prove that they are a strong team and that's why they made it to the final, and not that they made it to the final because Ronaldo carried them", he said.

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  • Rooney: Mourinho arrival added motivation
Rooney: Mourinho arrival added motivation

Pogba's future is still unclear, Manchester United have repeatedly been linked with a £100m move for the French global with many questioning if the 23-year-old is worth that amount? He added: "It will be a bit odd, especially for a new manager that needs to know the players and to work with the players, but I think the pre-season tours are al...

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  • Gabby Douglas Makes US Olympic Team Despite Rough Performance
Gabby Douglas Makes US Olympic Team Despite Rough Performance

Raisman and Douglas were both members of the team that won gold in London. Teammate and three-time world champion Simone Biles wasted no time with a witty response: "We're too young to die". Hernandez finished third all-around at P&Gs and did it with flair, especially on floor. "I don't really care", Smith said . Biles, who hasn't lost in mo...

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  • Rory McIlroy: still a full-fledged member of Fab Four
Rory McIlroy: still a full-fledged member of Fab Four

I'm sure I'll be watching the Olympics but I'm not sure golf will be one of the events I'll watch". The 22-year-old added: "This was harder than trying to decide what university to go to". Sorry about that. I'm obviously going to be rooting for you, bud, '" Spieth recalled Tuesday at The Open. Rickie Fowler will be a member of the four-man USA ...

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  • Tests Carried Out On Jon Jones' B Sample Also Return Positive Results
Tests Carried Out On Jon Jones' B Sample Also Return Positive Results

Jones asked for the B sample to be tested by the same Utah lab in an attempt to explain the result as an anomaly. As of yet, the names of the substances in question have not been revealed publicly. The three-day notice is unheard of in the fight world, which is the same thing people said when Nate Diaz agreed to take on Conor McGregor on just 1...

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  • UFC 200: Anderson Silva Saves the Day, Will Fight Daniel Cormier
UFC 200: Anderson Silva Saves the Day, Will Fight Daniel Cormier

Jones certainly seemed legitimately devastated and unsure how all this - a positive test and his removal from the UFC card - came to pass. The following twenty-four hours were filled with speculation and rumours about how the UFC would deal with this huge setback.

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  • Pokemon Go app may have official debut soon in the UAE
Pokemon Go app may have official debut soon in the UAE

And we think its stock price has almost unlimited room to run for early in-the-know investors! While big Pokemon games have only ever appeared on Nintendo hardware before, Nintendo proper does not make the games and was not deeply involved in Go's development.

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  • Sanders supporters remain wary of Clinton
Sanders supporters remain wary of Clinton

The caucus results assured Sanders supporters would hold a majority of the delegate slots at the Democratic state convention in June and helped result in Kleeb's election as state party chair. Trump, who previously said Sanders has been "treated terribly by the Democrats" and should have run as an independent, wasted no time going after the Vermont...

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  • Ronaldo, Griezmann set for Euro showdown
Ronaldo, Griezmann set for Euro showdown

Deschamps' side completed their run to the final at the Stade de France with a stirring 2-0 win over world champions Germany, where they were backed by incredible support at Marseille's Stade Velodrome. You can see live coverage of all the matches on your TV channels - SONY SIX and SONY ESPN. This, the defender says, is a "totally different k...

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  • Portugal wins Euro 2016 without Ronaldo
Portugal wins Euro 2016 without Ronaldo

Two hours earlier, there had been very different tears after he had been taken out of the game on a stretcher, just 25 minutes into the final at the Stade de France , his night over and his team left to fight on without their talisman. Cedric Soares also said that the team was "in shock" when their captain had to go off but, instead of being dej...

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  • Cano Cannot Overcome Stanton in Home Run Derby
Cano Cannot Overcome Stanton in Home Run Derby

But Stanton continued his barrage on the outfield seats - and the Western Metal Supply Co. building down the left field line - as he launched 20 homers in his third and final round. A whopping 38 of them traveled 440 feet or farther, a power display of epic proportions. According to ESPN's Park Factor calculations, Petco is tied with Fenway P...

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  • Jordan Spieth: Zika virus isn't the only reason for Rio withdrawal
Jordan Spieth: Zika virus isn't the only reason for Rio withdrawal

I know you had to make it just for you. "But it's all good". "I got into golf to win championships , and major championships ". McIlroy says the infrequent urine tests performed by golf's major governing bodies aren't almost enough to root out any doping cheats who might be looking for an edge on the course.

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  • Jürgen Klopp tells Mario Balotelli to leave Liverpool
Jürgen Klopp tells Mario Balotelli to leave Liverpool

Liverpool manager Jürgen Klopp has reportedly told Mario Balotelli it is time to leave Anfield for good if he wishes to revive his nose-diving football career. Mamadou Sakho missed the Europa League final and Euro 2016 through suspension but is free to play after the doping case against him was dismissed. "Mama had a little issue with his Achi...

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  • The most interesting quotes from Kevin Durant's first Warriors press conference
The most interesting quotes from Kevin Durant's first Warriors press conference

Thursday, a banner in his honor was erected outside the Oracle arena in Oakland. Rather than staying loyal to an organization like Michael Jordan with the Chicago Bulls or John Stockton with the Utah Jazz, high caliber players in today's game get impatient when they don't win championships in the early stages of their playing career and begin to ...

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  • NASCAR Free Picks and Predictions 7/9/16 - Quaker State 400
NASCAR Free Picks and Predictions 7/9/16 - Quaker State 400

And Martin Truex Jr., who led 46 laps, was penalized for passing on pit road, eventually derailing his chances. Drivers expected racing at Kentucky Speedway to be challenging. The pass-through penalty dropped the Furniture Row Racing Toyota to 22nd place, but Truex made a brilliant charge through the field all the way to third place before he p...

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