RIO DE JANEIRO (AP ) This is goodbye for Michael Phelps. GOLF GOLD: For all the talk about top players skipping Rio, the sport couldn't have asked for a better final round. Sweden also beat the US women on penalty kicks, sending the favored USA team home without an Olympic medal for the first time. "It's a nice number". The United States were the defending champions and Manuel's swim came about 40 minutes after she won silver in the 50 freestyle.
Eagles rookie quarterback QB Carson Wentz suffered a hairline fracture of his ribs during last Thursday night's game versus the Tampa Bay Buccaneers. He took a shot right in the ribs, which knocked the wind out of him, he said. Rough start: Roberto Aguayo (yes, he was drafted in the second round) hit the upright on his first National Football League extra point.
They would not like to play extraordinary soccer. "We defended very well", Sundhage said. "And the fact that there were only two goals and it went to penalty kicks said something about our defending". We had many opportunities on goal. "No, that's their choice". Solo told Sports Illustrated: "Things don't always go the way you want them to". "If those were the comments it is disappointing but we can only keep talking about how we hope athletes will treat each other, and the Olympic ...
Today the big bats were Matt Szczur and Jorge Soler. During the bullpen's six innings of work and solo homers by Stephen Piscotty and Jedd Gyorko to avoid a shutout, Wainwright remained in the team's clubhouse. METS 3, PADRES 2 (11) Wilmer Flores drove in the winning run in the 11th inning as host NY beat San Diego. REDS 7, BREWERS 4 Homer Bailey struck out 11 in six scoreless innings in his third game back from Tommy John surgery in visiting Cincinnati's victory over Milwaukee.
Hull got the first three points for the win, while Leicester suffered the first loss in the title defence. Seconds after the restart, Leicester were back in the game. "Last season we showed ourselves as a very good team and we need to repeat that". "But it gave us the extra boost because we tried to leave the onus with them, we were playing against the champions live on Sky and had nothing to lose".
The Fierce Five veteran, now 22 and captain of the newly-coined Final Five, also hit on beam in rotation three and then delivered an Olympic-sized floor routine to give the USA the gold and silver medals. "It's so nerve-wracking. Sometimes you just need a little love". It was the latest achievement in a long line of them. It's just that the expectation level is very high.
More ties came in the pole vault or high jump, with three athletes clearing the bar at the same height. "It's wild to think that over 20 years ago I learned to swim and it's all stopping competition-wise in the next 48 hours". It was quite a night for the powerful American team, which picked up two more golds . A day earlier, Japan's Kohei Uchimura added to his incredible record in the individual all around: He won the worlds in 2013, 2014 and 2015 and was the defending gold medalist.
While some Olympic historians have disputed the number of golds the USA has won, the United States Olympic Committee said that the women's victory would count as the country's 1,000th. Manuel might have also had a chance to grab the 1,000th earlier in the 50 freestyle but finished 0.02 seconds behind Denmark's Pernille Blume . "I'm super ecstatic with that, and just being on the relay with these incredible women and fighting for Team USA and getting a gold medal, that's the icing on top of the ...
However Mourinho has backed Depay to get back to his best, insisting that doubts over his attitude are misplaced. However, speaking ahead of Manchester United's Premier League opener against Bournemouth on Sunday afternoon, Mourinho insisted that the Netherlands global very much features in his plans this season.
She is the GOAT. She remains one medal back from speed skater Cindy Klassen who, at five, holds the title for most Canadian medals in a single Olympics of either season. Each gymnast performed two vaults, and her final score is the average of both. Aly Raisman took silver, getting redemption after missing a medal on a technicality at the London games.
India now lead two games to nothing with the final Test scheduled to start on Thursday. "I am being too critical but we will look for a complete performance in Trinidad", said Kohli. Brathwaite (53 not out) and Darren Bravo (18 not out) will carry the battle for the West Indies into the third morning seeking to match the determination and discipline of Ashwin and Saha in their record 213-run sixth-wicket stand that spanned nearly five hours.
In what he again insists will be his final Olympics, the 31-year-old piled up five golds and a silver, bouncing back from a stunning upset by Singapore's Joseph Schooling in the 100-meter butterfly to help power the U.S.to victory in the final event at the pool, the 4x100 medley relay.
Sunday, Alex Rodriguez, who is also flirting with the Mendoza line in his age-41 season, said he would retire as well. His pregame tribute ended by a storm, Alex Rodriguez soaked in repeated cheers during his final game in pinstripes, getting one more hit for the New York Yankees and returning to third base one last time.
He added that if a player is "involved in the ideal game" and it seems that they can "perform in the next game", then it's a "better position" for that player, but he insisted he doesn't "make decisions four weeks in advance" because there is no need to.
West Brom have entered the race to sign Benteke, after Crystal Palace had a £25m bid turned down last month but Liverpool are keen to recoup the £32.5m they paid to Aston Villa in 2015. Decent money. It's better that we have money and maybe we'll get a little bit more before August 31. "Benteke is a player we are interested in". It's not about the names, it's all about the performance on the pitch.
Adam Gemili, sprinter and captain of Great Britain's athletics team in Rio, tweeted: "What a roller coaster two days that was". Belgium's Thiam had taken a slender advantage of five points from 2012 gold medallist Ennis-Hill after jumping a personal best 6.58 metres in the long jump in Saturday's morning session in Rio.
Nearly a week after the color of the water mysterious changed from blue to green, it is still unclear to the organizers how this embarrassing incident happened. According to organisers, the addition of hydrogen peroxide neutralised the chlorine and allowed algae to bloom. "We are hosting the Olympic Games", he said.
But this was hardly a masterpiece. He hit into the water on the next hole and still had a full 4-wood just to reach the front part of the green. Stenson, the Swede who won the British Open last month, climbed into second place and within a stroke of the lead with a round of two-under par 69.
And it all got a bit too much for Vardy who was caught on camera striking himself in anger after wasting an opportunity. "We tried to do our best, our effort was wonderful but it was individual, not as a team". That set the stage for a late flurry of City pressure which culminated in former Manchester United defender McNair heading a Jesus Navas cross into his own net from close-range.
National carrier Singapore airlines Singapore Airlines awarded him with one million KrisFlyer miles and a KrisFlyer Elite Gold card, while ride-hailing platform Grab is giving him and his family free rides for a year. That meant Phelps hit the water for the third butterfly leg with work to do, and the superstar, swimming his fifth and final Olympics, didn't disappoint.
Ram and Williams took the first set, 6-7 (3), but dropped the second, 6-1, and lost the tie-breaker 10-7, at the sparsely-attended Rio tennis venue. But they recovered to win the set when a Williams return sailed long, forcing a 10-point tiebreak they also won.
A goal from Erik Lamela helped Spurs rescue a point at Goodison Park following Ross Barkley's opener but there was greater concern for France worldwide Lloris, who was forced off after just 35 minutes and replaced by Michel Vorm. So Deulofeu had to play there and he showed in pre-season he can play in that number nine position, and because of Tottenham's high line and our good pressing there was a lot of space for him.
Because it's what we do when we're happy! Besides her three Olympic wins, Armstrong has found herself on the podium in four world championship competitions, with one third-place, one second-place and two first-place finishes. "The fact that Kristin did this after retiring twice and during multiple hip injuries, having a child and having to come back to the sport on a couple different occasions, I think, that's really what makes this noteworthy", Dreier says.
Further, he'll now have boosted his fight for a permanent spot in the team with his goal , as United look to get off to a winning start under their new manager. And he was delighted after United took all three points against Bournemouth . They were a great test for us and the intensity of that game at Wembley was the best training session we could have before the Premier League.
The quarterfinals begin Wednesday, with Team USA on course to play the fourth-place finisher in Group B - Spain as of Saturday morning - as long they beat France, which features National Basketball Association players Tony Parker, Nicolas Batum, Rudy Gobert and Boris Diaw.
Sunday. According to the Lincoln Police Department's online accident report, Williams, 45, was cited for DUI and had a blood alcohol content level over.15, so almost twice the legal limit. He joined the Huskers' staff when Mike Riley came over from Oregon State. He previously held jobs at Tulane, Fresno State and San Jose State, coaching wide receivers for the past 16 years.
Victory for Puig came in a dramatic seventh game of the final set when she saved 6 break points before taking gold on a fourth match point when a Kerber forehand sailed wide. "I think she came here with no pressure and I think she played one of the best weeks of her career". Before the tennis player's golden breakthrough, Puerto Rico had won just 8 Olympic medals, two silver and 6 bronze.
Manchester City manager Pep Guardiola has insisted that his side deserved their 2-1 victory over Sunderland on the opening day of the Premier League season. Asked if Hart could play against Steaua Bucharest on Tuesday in City's Champions League play-off, Guardiola said: "Of course he can play". "This is a new country and club for the boss but we know a lot how he wants to play but its hard because we've only trained as a full squad for two weeks".
The home goalkeeper saved impressively from Jermain Defoe before half-time but the same player hauled Sunderland level with 19 minutes remaining with a typically clinical finish. Asked how England global Hart, 29, took the news of his omission, Guardiola said: "He reacted well". Opening betting favourites to take out the title, the Citizens started off well last season, before eventually dropping too many points and seeing themselves out of the title race.
And Wilshere clearly can not contain his excitement ahead of the new Premier League campaign under Wenger's guidance. In a move that had been widely mooted and seemed fairly obvious (at least to this writer), Arsenal announced today that Per Mertesacker will take up the mantle of club captain for the 2016-17 season.
The 26-year-old Brazil worldwide full-back has put pen to paper on a two-year contract at the Riverside after agreeing personal terms and passing a medical. I will never forget it!" Karanka has also brought in Antonio Barragan, Bernardo Espinosa, Viktor Fischer, Brad Guzan, Alvaro Negredo , Gaston Ramirez, Marten de Roon and Victor Valdes .
Azhar Ali and Sami Aslam started the second inning and took the team home with out loosing any wicket. Pakistan's 10-wicket victory ensures the Test series is tied and gives them the chance to climb to world number one should results in Sri Lanka and the West Indies go in their favour.
Lucia , Saturday, Aug. 13. "It's hard for anybody who is going to lead a team". "Bhuvi gave us the results, gave us breakthroughs with the second new ball". 11. A keen follower of sports, Kohli said, "In an event like Olympics, we have to understand;firstly we need to look at how these athletes prepare.
Marco Asensio scored a spectacular opener for Real Madrid , but the Europa League champions struck back though Franco Vazquez before the break and Yevhen Konoplyanka's second-half penalty. "We'll see what happens with Karim Benzema tomorrow but the important thing is he's with us". He's grown as a player, too. "We know that is what Real Madrid are like and you can not give them even one chance".
Thus, they see things that a lot of us miss. On defense, the first team cornerbacks of former Buffalo Bills Leodis McKelvin and Ron Brooks were victimized by Bucs quarterback Jameis Winston , an ominous sign considering the struggles the defense had last season.