Pieters, ranked 64th, was one stroke adrift after opening and closing with three consecutive birdies to shoot 66 despite playing much of his round in heavy rains and brisk wind before afternoon clearing. Spain's Sergio Garcia, Ireland's Padraig Harrington and Masters champ Danny Willett of England are all 1-under. And, while superstar actor Matthew McConaughey hasn't actually had his eye on Rose specifically, he wants all the glare to be on him as the competition reaches a climax.
However, the 29-year-old Barcelona talisman has since met with new Argentina boss Edgardo Bauza and will now reverse his decision to retire. Argentina President Mauricio Macri supported the Twitter hashtag #NoTeVayasLio ("Don't go, Lio") and wrote: "I hope the pleasure of watching the best in the world continues for many years".
After competing in three Olympics without winning a single medal, the 27-year-old Hosszu set up Tuesday night's gold by winning the 400m individual medley on Saturday night and the 100m backstroke Monday night. After a poor showing in a meet in April, the Times reported, "Hosszu avoided making eye contact with Tusup, who upbraided her while swimmers from other teams stared".
But after winning four golds so far in Rio - in the 4x100m free and 4x200m free relays, the 200m butterfly and the 200m individual medley - he'll have a shot at one more on Saturday in the 4x100m medley relay. "I had a lot of fun tonight", she said afterwards, according to a transcript from the Olympic News Service. I'll be back and I want him back because we push each other.
He beat out an infield single for hit 2,999 on Saturday, then added a triple to right off Rockies reliever Chris Rusin on Sunday to reach the milestone. The anticipation of history being made was unmistakably present around Coors Field all Sunday afternoon. "That's what you're supposed to do". Ichiro began his US career with the Seattle Mariners, after playing nine seasons in Japan's professional baseball league.
The move was made Friday before the game against Kansas City and one day after Milone gave up five runs in three innings in an emergency start in the second game of a doubleheader. This guy is going to keep getting better". The Cubs roughed up Wainwright (9-7) and chased him after two innings, tying his shortest outing in 245 career starts.
Phelps tied with Chad le Clos and Laszlo Cseh as Joseph Schooling of Singapore pulled off the upset and won gold. Before Michael Phelps became a household name, he was a teen, just like any other. It seems so! That said, before he jumps back into the pool for the Olympics in Tokyo, Ryan mentioned that he needs some time off to recover. "To be able to come back and win my fourth 200 IM in a row, I don't even know how to put that into words".
In his previous three finals, Phelps had never been better than fifth after the first 50. Phelps finished a full body-length ahead of the field after dominating the breaststroke and freestyle legs, finishing in 1 minute, 54.66 seconds. "I think that's what I need is to bring that smile that I used to have back into the sport", he said. "I was at a point in my life where I was ready to do that, and willing to do that".
Almaz Ayana of Ethiopia set a world record in the 10,000 meters with a stunning solo run to win the first gold medal of the athletics program. The world 5 000 metres champion, running only her second 10 000 metres, ripped the field apart to finish in 29 minutes 17.45 seconds, an incredible 14 seconds inside the previously untouchable 29:31.78 set by China's Wang Junxia in 1993.
The U.S. was expected to win another gold medal, which the U.S. women's team has done three out of the last four Olympiads since 1996 when the sport was added. A goal scored by USWNT's Carli Lloyd was called back in the 115 minute. Solo , who played her 200th global last week, played well in her opening two games, with wins over New Zealand and France, but had a nightmare in the 2-2 draw against Colombia and was at fault for both goals.
Japan's Kosuke Hagino took the silver, while China's Wang Shun claimed the bronze. Ryan Lochte on Friday morning challenged his swimming rival and friend Michael Phelps to a rematch during the 2020 Summer Olympics in Tokyo. The most decorated Olympian of all time is going for one more Thursday night, alongside his racing buddy. "Lochte going to win his 13th career medal!" He has also won 27 world championships medals in the 50-metre pool and even more in the short course (25m).
It's up to you what color medal you want, ' " Armstrong said. Armstrong's first thought was, "What?" Zabelinskaya's smile soon disappeared and she was forced to vacate the provisional leader's throne, although it was Ellen van Dijk who was the more inconsoleable after she missed out on a medal altogether after veering of the road at low speed on one of the course's hard climbs.
Xinyi tested positive for the banned substance hydrochlorothiazide, a diuretic. And Chinese swimmer Chen Xinyi has requested a provisional suspension while she contests her positive test for a controlled diuretic. The women's 20km race walk will also be decided while Jamaica's Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce starts the heats as she bids for a hat-trick of 100m sprint victories.
Keino said Kenya's Olympic body had not facilitated Anzrah's travel to Brazil, adding: "We don't even know how he came here". It was not clear which athlete Mr Anzrah was pretending to be. Rotich, who finished second at the Kenyan Trials for Rio 2016, came in handy to assist him get food after staying outside the village without any assistance.
Trump, a real estate developer with a fortune estimated to be in billions, has refused to release his. That document gave only an estimate of his assets, liabilities and income. That's well below the roughly $20 million they made the year before. He did so for the previous 29 years, according to The Washington Post. Clinton's strategy borrows from President Barack Obama's winning playbook against Mitt Romney in 2012.
British Open champion Henrik Stenson opened with back-to-back birdies to charge within a stroke of overnight leader Marcus Fraser as the Australian teed off in Friday's rainy second round of the Rio Olympics men's golf tournament. "When I tapped in on 18, [it] looked like it was only a 3-footer, but when it went in, I looked down there and grabbed my ball out of the hole and it's something I'll never forget, " Fraser said .
Xavier Cedeno was next, and he allowed a leadoff single to Eric Hosmer to start the seventh. The Royals had beaten the Rays in 12 of 13 previous meetings, so a loss Thursday and a season split will be disappointing for a team still just five games below.500 but bearing little resemblance to last year's championship team.
Chinese state media reacted to Horton's remarks by calling Australia "uncivilised" and "Britain's offshore prison", while the Australian delegation said they would support Horton's right to speak freely on the issue. Last week, Horton came close to starting an worldwide incident when, after beating Yang to gold in the 400m freestyle, he branded his rival a "drug cheat", in reference to his 2014 ban for doping.
After that, Phelps will hang up his cap - not the one he ripped in half before the 4x200 freestyle relay - and spend more time with his loved ones. First, let me say we all make mistakes. World record holder Rikke Moller Pedersen of Denmark was last, 3.44 seconds behind Kaneto. "I probably wouldn't be the swimmer I am today if it wasn't for Michael because we bring out the best of each other", said Lochte, who grew up in Daytona Beach and swam at Florida.
This being Phelps, he had to do something out of the ordinary, even in defeat. Phelps settled for silver along with two longtime rivals, Chad le Clos of South Africa and Laszlo Cseh of Hungary. The 19-year-old, who also won the 4x200m relay for four golds overall, touched in 8min 04.79sec, beating her own previous world record of 8:06.68.
Look, Solo has every right to be disappointed. A cross by Tobin Heath ricocheted off a Swedish defender and fell perfectly for Morgan in the middle of the box, who buried the chance with her left foot for her second goal of the tournament.
Phelps came second in the 100-metres butterfly and had to share silver with South Africa's Chad Le Clos and Hungary's Laszlo Cseh in a remarkable three-way dead-heat. The time for the three silver medal winners was 51.14. Joseph Schooling meets his idol Michael Phelps in 2008. Phelps qualified for the 100m butterfly finals in incredible fashion Thursday night, swimming in the semifinals a little more than a half hour after winning gold in the 200-meter individual medley.
At the same time, moves such as these make Arsenal supporters all the more frustrated due to the lack of efficiency in the transfer market. Wenger has been frustrated in his attempts to add a new forward to his ranks after Jamie Vardy opted to remain with champion Leicester City, but he insists he is ready to spend if the right deal presents itself.
Eight teams start the season with new managers none more high-profile than Guardiola, who makes his debut in the English game. A hard pre-season comes to an end when the Tigers host reigning Premier League Champions Leicester City on Saturday lunchtime and Phelan says he is looking forward to the action getting underway.
The 21-year-old Murphy touched in 1 minute, 53.62 seconds. However, the CBC announcers clearly thought Lochte was in lane 4 and Phelps was in 5 because they called Lochte as the victor of the race even though he faded down the stretch and finished in fifth, failing to medal.
But Cashman also said the door is open for Rodriguez to sign and play for another team; should one take on all that comes with signing A-Rod, it could have him the rest of this season for about $200,000, with the Yanks paying the balance. "The conversation never got that far", said Rodriguez, who has seen his at-bats disappear as the Yankees moved toward youth and beyond 2016, beginning with the trades of Aroldis Chapman , Andrew Miller and Carlos Beltran for prospects.
The frenetic finishes in the swimming pool capped a day that included a big escape by the USA men's basketball team and a stunning loss by the women's soccer squad. Then the referees took over, disallowing goals from USA's Carli Lloyd and Sweden's Lotta Schelin in the final five minutes of extra time. But it is Sweden that will play either Australia or host Brazil in the semifinals.
Lonnie Franklin Jr. was sentenced Wednesday for murdering a teenage girl and nine women in a poor section of the city between 1985 and 2007. During the penalty phase of his trial prosecutors linked him to five additional murders. Police believe he may have murdered as many as 25 women in total. But all of that evidence was useless if they did not have a DNA donor in the system that they could match it up to.
Both Alex Morgan and Christen Press failed to convert their spot kicks in the shootout and Hope Solo's only save in the shootout was cancelled out by the eventual victor from Sweden . As expected, the USA had completely dominated the opening stages of the match and threatened Swedish goalkeeper Hedvig Lindahl on a handful of occasions before the half-time interval.
On Sunday, Girardi said Rodriguez could play as much as he wanted in three games in Boston before Friday's finale in The Bronx. He's a narcissist. He's a cheater. He trails only Barry Bonds (762), Hank Aaron (755) and Babe Ruth (714) on the career list. Nothing is ever that easy with A-Rod so it's appropriate that a storm delayed his pregame ceremony.
Douglas beamed when told what her coach said , but the comments were certainly no surprise to the 20-year-old. Raisman, two-time gold medalist in 2012, got the all-around medal she deserved but was denied in a tiebreaker in London. She, Biles and Raisman claimed the top three slots Sunday during qualifiers for the event. Simone Biles , a young gymnast from OH, is out there making history at the Rio Olympics.
Arsenal have made an approach for Barcelona's veteran centre-back Jeremy Mathieu over the course of the past few days amid serious links with Shkodran Mustafi, according to reports from SFR Sport . With Samuel Umtiti and Lucas Digne joining Barcelona this summer, it seems Mathieu has fallen even further down the pecking order so the Spanish giants could certainly be open to the idea of letting him leave over the coming weeks.
Coming up on Wednesday from Nationals Park in DC, the Cleveland Indians and the Washington Nationals will be picking up their Major League Baseball series once again. RANGERS 5, ROCKIES 4 Adrian Beltre singled in two runs in the eighth inning, and Texas rallied late for the third consecutive game and beat visiting Colorado.
It was the first game we played, for a trophy, and we won, ' Ibrahimovic said after the victory at Wembley. "I left many trophies for other managers to win after me when I left the club and no one remembered they were there because of me".
Fraser was the surprise leader after Round 1, and he maintained a slender advantage over Pieters with a birdie on 18 to get to 10 under. The event was viewed as having lost some of its shine when the top-four ranked golfers in the world skipped it, but the competition is still very strong.