Ayew is now discussing personal terms with the Hammers. "We are very close to signing Andre Ayew from Swansea and we are very close to signing Arthur Masuaku , the French left back from Olympiakos". West Ham played their first match at the refurbished Olympic stadium on Thursday when they beat Slovenian side NK Domzale 3-0 in the Europa League playoff round but yesterday's match against the Italian champions was the ground's official opening.
Ennis-Hill's time of 12.84 seconds - equating to 1,149 points - was well clear of expected rivals Theisen-Eaton (13.18s) and Johnson-Thompson (13.48s) in arguably her strongest event. "It's insane!" said Thiam. "I'm pleased on the last that I mustered what energy I had left to take me from fourth into a medal position but it's still not good enough in my eyes", said Rutherford.
Andrada said they made the decision to cancel training because few divers were trying to practice and a light rain was making it hard for the water to sit still. Nor do they change the fact that the water remains green. Despite promises to restore the color of the pool at the Maria Lenk Aquatic center by Wednesday evening, organizers were still trying to adjust its chemical levels, a spokesman for Rio 2016 told a news conference.
But he'll have to do with some help from his teammates, swimming in the butterfly leg of the 400 medley relay on the final night of swimming on Saturday. Biles is one of the top medalists at Rio 2016 with two gold medals in the gymnastics women's team all-round and in the women's individual all-round.
It came on a day when Rio was filled with dramatic performances as swimming wrapped up and track kicked into high gear. A man who hates to lose, competing in the 100 metres butterfly, the same race he had won at the three previous Olympics.
They gave 9.8 percent of their adjusted gross income to charity. But given the high tax rate they show the Clintons paying, Trump might not be so eager to release filings that could show him making far smaller payments to the IRS. Clinton leads Trump by 14 points in Colorado, 46 percent to 32 percent, and by 13 points in Virginia, 46 percent to 33 percent. Of their total gross income a year ago, the former president and the current Democratic nominee gave almost 10 percent to charity.
Ray was ideal until Ty Kelly's fourth-inning single. In the finale he put San Francisco ahead with his 11th homer leading off the fourth. Barry Bonds missed the final three innings of Wednesday's game thanks to his first ejection as a hitting coach.
Manuel made history when she became the first African-American woman to win a gold medal in swimming Thursday, tying for first in the 100-meter freestyle (52.70) alongside Canada's?Penny Oleksiak. Simone Manuel of the United States, the joint 100m champion, took silver in 24.09 and Aliaksandra Herasimenia of Belarus was third in 24.11, meaning Halsall missed out on the podium by two one-hundredths of a second.
Brewers catcher Jonathan Lucroy blocked his proposed trade to Cleveland after the teams had reached a preliminary agreement on a deal sending the two-time All-Star to the Indians . Lewis Brinson , at 22 years old, was ranked the #16 prospect in all of baseball by Baseball America and MLB.com and #15 by Baseball Prospectus. Herrera, a 22-year-old infielder now playing for Triple-A Las Vegas, has had a pair of brief stints in the majors.
Standing atop the medal podium for the 23rd time, Michael Phelps teared up, bit his lip and gave a little nod. Michael Phelps rounded off his record-breaking Olympic career on Saturday with a 23rd gold medal, helping the United States' 4x100 metre medley relay team to victory in the final swimming race of Rio 2016.
Wentz then threw incomplete on the next play, which was fourth down. He went 12 of 24 through the air for 89 yards and one interception in his debut. "If you were watching the game the other night, he took a shot - (it was) like (the) next-to-the-last play - got up a little bit slow", the coach said.
The crew members were taken hostage by the Taliban after the chopper made emergency landing in Azra district of Logar province of the neighbouring country after it developed some technical fault while flying to Uzbekistan for maintenance. According to officials informed about the rescue process, Afghan government has nearly no role in the entire effort. Taliban refused to say anything about the crash or crew release.
Appearing before journalists after dead-heating for the silver medal in the 100 meters butterfly on Friday, the last individual race of his long career, the most successful Olympian of all time was peppered with questions as gold medalist Joseph Schooling of Singapore sat alongside him.
The US sports broadcaster reports he will earn $31million in the first year and $ 33million in the second. Cleveland could have only paid James $27.5 million on a one-year deal, while a team with cap space could have given him $30.8 million.
Manuel is expected to race in two of tonight's four finals, the 50-meter freestyle to the women's relay. Halsall appeared to be in the lead coming into the final five metres but she touched six-hundredths of a second behind victor Pernille Blume of Denmark.
Manbij served as ISIL's hub for recruiting and processing foreign fighters. Rami Abdurrahman, who heads the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights, a Britain-based monitoring group, said the remaining IS fighters in Manbij left last Friday along with hundreds of civilians in some 500 vehicles heading in the direction of the city of Jarablus, on the border of Turkey.
It didn't really bother me". "I don't see anyone else win three world championships and an Olympic title". Raisman returned the compliment by saying that she never thought she could beat Biles. Thursday in Rio was once again a US demolition of the rest of the world as Team USA racked up more gold , silver and bronze for a total of 38 medals (16 gold, 12 silver, 10 bronze).
Officials tried to use chemicals to make it clearer, but it didn't work. It was revealed that 80 litres of hydrogen-peroxide were put in the pool on the day of the opening ceremony on August 5 - a chemical that should never be combined with chlorine, as any pool owner knows.
Mahrez scored from the penalty spot two minutes into the second half after Tom Huddlestone had clipped Demarai Gray on the edge of the area, before Snodgrass slammed home the victor, providing some respite for Hull, who had only 13 fit senior players available.
Seeded second, Kerber won the Australian Open in January and was the runner-up at Wimbledon last month. UNIDENTIFIED MAN: Take your marks. Nadal has struggled with a wrist injury this year and the left-hander, more known for his sweeping ground stokes than the serve and volley play typical of doubles, arrived in Rio having not played since withdrawing from the French Open in May.
However, Mike Nugent missed a 48-yard field-goal attempt on the Bengals' first possession. "I count that as 12 points", Lewis said after the game referencing the Bengals' missed opportunities. "We have a lot of guys that are pushing each other, that brings out the best in everybody". Vikings: CB Trae Waynes, Minnesota's first-round pick past year, started in place of the injured Terence Newman and had a solid showing.
Michelle Carter made history on Friday, becoming the first American to win an Olympic gold medal in the shot put. Saunders qualified for the finals yesterday with a throw of 61-feet, 9.5 inches. She dropped to 6th but Saunders responded in her final throw. She's won three national championships in the shot put (two outdoor, one indoor) while in college.
Poythress, 22, who went undrafted in June, will likely spend the season with the Pacers' NBA Development League affiliate in Fort Wayne, league sources said. "It's a long process, it's a long road". Poythress played the Orlando Blue in the Orlando Summer League this year, averaging 5 points and 1.4 rebounds per game in 10.6 minutes of play.
World No 1 Lydia Ko had her best round of the championship with a three-under-par 69, although a double-bogey at the 18th rather spoiled her otherwise flawless card. "That came when it was raining so it kind of made me rush and I bogeyed 16", said Hull. She added another on the 15th, but bogeys at the 13th and 17th holes dropped her back.
The Yankees plan a pregame ceremony Friday night to recognize Rodriguez. NY acquired Rodriguez from Texas in February 2004 for infielder Alfonso Soriano and a player to be named, who turned out to be Joaquin Arias - an infielder who drove in 95 runs over eight big league seasons.
Rashford, 18, forced his way into United's starting XI under Louis van Gaal and although competition for places will be higher this season he is adamant he can learn a lot from the players around him. Real Madrid has been the king on that throne since 2013, when they purchased Gareth Bale from Tottenham Hotspur for 85 million pounds. Paul Pogba poses with the Manchester United kit after completing his record transfer.
She grabbed hold of it Friday night, etching her name into the record books. To pick these teams, Team USA has the luxury of calling on several swimmers who won medals in their individual disciplines, from Lilly King (gold in the 100-meter breaststroke) to Ryan Murphy (gold in the 100-meter and 200-meter backstroke).
It marked a first ever singles defeat for Nadal at the Olympics but Rio had already far exceeded the Beijing champion's expectations. The 27-year-old Del Potro, who has undergone numerous wrist surgeries in recent years, played in only one of the last 10 Grand Slam tournaments and is now ranked No.
Manuel's night wasn't over just yet, as she's won gold in the 4x100 medley relay with Dana Vollmer , Lilly King and Kathleen Baker . Fran Halsall became the seventh Team GB swimmer to finish fourth at the Rio 2016 games, missing out on a bronze medal by a tiny fraction of a second in the 50m freestyle.
He cut down Jay Bruce at home attempting to score on a single by Travis d'Arnaud in a one-run game. The Tigers totaled ten hits and for walks with Miguel Cabrera knocking in three while Jarrod Saltlamacchia knocked in two and scored. The Mets, still in the Wild Card hunt, desperately needed a win yesterday, both for reasons involving the National League standings and mental, and they got one, thanks to some late-inning heroics by Neil Walker and a solid pitching performance from Jacob ...
After winning the gold, Manuel and USA gymnast Simone Biles - gold medalist and All-Around competition champion in Rio - celebrated their victories, as well as their mutual first name. "I can't thank them enough". She also looks forward to a time when an African-American female swimmer no longer falls into the realm of impossibility, she said .
Phelps bagged his 23rd gold medal by helping the United States to victory in the 4x100m medley relay - the last race of the competition at the Olympic Aquatics Stadium. "It's incredible. Really. I have been dreaming of this moment since I was a child and it's wonderful", the 21-year-old said. Phelps took the lead in the third leg, the butterfly, before Nathan Adrian brought it home as the United States won ahead of Britain and Australia.
Wenger fears the extravagant spending will only continue to soar, saying: 'It will not be long before we see a £150m or £200m signing. "What is interesting to see is that in every single local business you just struggle to survive". Both players have less than two years remaining on their current deals, while talks have been on-going since last September with little progress seemingly being made.
Singapore's Joseph Schooling celebrates after winning the gold medal in the men's 100-meter butterfly final during the swimming competitions at the 2016 Summer Olympics, Friday, Aug. "I don't think I'm anywhere close to these three guys next to me", Schooling said . "Hopefully he changes his mind". Hearing about him as a child, Schooling told his father he wanted to compete in the Olympics.
Ennis had to settle for silver but she remains the queen of our hearts. Having surprised herself, the 2014 European bronze medallist said: "It's insane". His fellow German Daniel Jasinski took bronze with a best throw of 67.05m. But it will be far harder for Ennis than it was back then, when she was able to treat the 800m nearly as two laps of honour.