Behind her - not quite by the considerable margin many assumed - Francine Niyonsaba grabbed silver , becoming Burundi's first ever female Olympic athletics medallist, while the bronze went to the 20-year-old emerging Kenyan Margaret Wambui , who out-fought Melissa Bishop of Canada in a tight homestretch battle.
The Big Three on the Cards' 2016 schedule look like an even mightier challenge in the new poll - No. 3 FSU on September 17, No. 2 Clemson on October 1 and No. 10 Notre Dame on Sunday evening. Texas A&M meanwhile propped themselves into the 20th spot after being unranked a week ago. Florida also fell from the top 25 despite beating UMass 24-7.
Conventional wisdom would say the Fighting Irish will roll out Kizer with the first-team offense when they return to action this weekend against Nevada. Instead, it's more about Kelly not having had a chance to meet face-to-face with Kizer and Malik Zaire as of his Tuesday press conference. "We're a young group of guys and we had three true freshmen out there at one time in the back end of our defense", Notre Dame coach Brian Kelly said during his Monday teleconference.
It was the first time he had played in a game since breaking his collarbone during the 2015 season. In 2012, the National Football League developed short-term injured reserve, which allows teams to place an injured player on the shelf for a period of at least six weeks.
This was all to commemorate the following 2020 Summer Olympics to be held in Tokyo, Japan. "When you look at that, when you look at what is in the pipeline, when you look at the strength of Olympic sport across the piece there is every reason to suggest that we are going to have a very, very strong Tokyo Olympics ".
But starts have remained a problem through the year, with Hamilton also away in Spain and Canada before his poor getaway at Monza , and Rosberg also struggling off the line in Hungary and Germany. "What role I play is my decision", he said. We changed the rules previous year (going from a double to a single clutch start) and this is why I don t want to go there.
Jon Lester doesn't get the same attention as teammates Jake Arrieta or MLB ERA leader Kyle Hendricks , but the veteran southpaw is staking his claim in the NL Cy Young race. Like Arrieta, Bumgarner lasted 6 innings on Saturday. After a ninth-inning walk, he struck out Crawford - his fourth of the game - to end it with his 102nd pitch.
She had one and it was quickly erased by Williams. This year, Williams looks much more at ease. Pliskova is now on an eight-match winning streak after raising the Cincinnati title entering Flushing Meadows, beating No. 26 Laura Siegemund . Karolina Pliskova and birthday girl Carla Suarez Navarro were also third-round winners. Wawrinka, a two-time Grand Slam victor and twice a semi-finalist in NY, had the closest call, saving a match point in a 4-6, 6-3, 6-7 (6/8), 7-6 (10/8), 6-2 ...
Bradford replaces Teddy Bridgewater , who went down for the season after suffering a gruesome knee injury this week. But the Vikings had to pay a steep price to acquire him. The Philadelphia Eagles' plan for Carson Wentz was for him to spend most, if not all, of his rookie season on the bench, watching and learning as the team's No.
So where the top performers for both England and Pakistan in this series? Once England had restricted Pakistan to a modest 247 for eight, with only skipper Azhar Ali (80) and Imad Wasim (57 not out) getting beyond 24 for the tourists in this day/night fixture, it was always going to take a remarkable display in the field to prevent a home win.
Mauricio Pochettino has condemned the football calendar again as "crazy" as he prepares to say goodbye to most of his Tottenham first team squad for another worldwide break. This is what we have to take for our future, for the analysis, when we meet again in 10 days time. Every outfield player has to be prepared to be buzzing for the 90 minutes.
A three-time Super Bowl MVP, Brady was sharpest on his fourth series, leading the team on a nine-play, 77-yard drive. Brady met with Beckham near midfield and, surrounded by cameras, they completed the transaction that has become more common in the National Football League, stealing a tradition from the soccer world.
Angelique Kerber had to work a bit harder in her second match, but she's still through to the U.S. Open third round without dropping a set. When asked by ESPN's Tom Rinaldi post-match about how he was doing physically, Djokovic instead responded initially with a song and dance inspired by the evening's musical act Phil Collins.
Nishikori plays the victor of the match now underway between 21st-seeded Ivo Karlovic and 19-year-old American Jared Donaldson. Williams, a seven-times grand slam singles victor and twice U.S. "Every match is a little different", Venus said. But del Potro showed that he's back and about as good as ever, especially with his thunderous forehand, by beating Novak Djokovic and Rafael Nadal on the way to winning a silver medal for Argentina at the Rio de Janeiro Olympics last month.
Garrett and Stephen Jones are being vague on a time frame for Romo's return, but multiple reports are more specific, indicating the 36-year-old quarterback will miss six to 10 weeks with his injury. Romo last started 16 games in 2012. Prescott has exchanged some texts with Romo , and the veteran signal caller expressed his confidence in the rookie.
The Blue Jays celebrated Canada Baseball Day by wearing red caps and jerseys. The 2015 AL MVP jumped out of the dugout and waved in acknowledgement. I'll take the Blue Jays here; Estrada has been pitching fairly well lately overall and I'm just following the win/loss trends.
Billy Hamilton left Sunday's game against the Cardinals with a strained oblique. Reds manager Bryan Price had no problem with the speedy Holt trying to score. Only the San Diego Padres have a longer homer streak this season after homering in 25 straight games. Grichuk followed Stephen Piscotty's double with his 21st homer this season and second of the series, giving St.
England secured a dramatic win in their opening World Cup qualifying clash thanks to Adam Lallana's goal with virtually the last kick of the game. The 30-year-old did not touch the ball in the opposition penalty area in the first half in Trnava and managed only one shot on target in the win, which came courtesy of a 95th-minute...
Marcus Rashford hit eight goals in 18 matches for Manchester United last season, despite having broken into the first team only in February. And Shaw says celebrating the 92nd-minute victor was one of the best moments he has had in his professional career.
Wisconsin entered the season with questions regarding its quarterback, the ability to handle such a rugged schedule and concerns of a potential drop-off for the program after years of sustained success. Plus, we can't forget what nearly happened past year and how Les Miles was closer than we thought to getting canned during the regular season. LSU's other score on Saturday came on defense, after a poor throw by quarterback Bart Houston was intercepted and returned for a touchdown.
The Giants enter the regular season with major questions on the offensive line. He can't watch film with Bill Belichick or Josh McDaniels. Only strong side linebacker Devon Kennard and strong safety Landon Collins played. While the Patriots could conceivably make a waiver claim or trade like they did with Martin a year ago, it makes more sense to try Dobson as supposed to trying to teach a new guy the nuances of the offense.
A spokesperson for ITT Educational Services, the chain's parent company, declined to say how many St. Louis area employees are affected. The company has also cancelled its upcoming September quarter of classes. ITT Tech, the for-profit college that has been the center of government investigations and lawsuits for years now, announced today it is closing. But, if the credits transfer to a similar program at another school, some of all of their ITT loans will no longer be eligible to be ...
With the summit taking place after Britain's vote in June to exit the European Union and before the USA presidential election in November, G20 leaders had been expected to mount a defence of free trade and globalisation and warn against isolationism.
Manchester United forward Rooney, 30, has said he intends to retire from England duty after the 2018 World Cup in Russian Federation, but former goalkeeper Shilton believes he should already have called time on his career with the national side.
The Sports Ministry announced on Tuesday that the Indian gold medalists from the Paralympic Games will be awarded Rs 75 lakh, the silver medalists will get Rs 50 lakh while Rs 30 lakh will be given to the bronze medalists. "A lot of people told me I wouldn't get back into running and I proved them wrong, I just worked hard and always told myself I could do it". I did see the nomination that you could do and I thought it would be rude to nominate yourself, so I just deleted the email.
Last year, the pressure of trying to complete the calendar year Grand Slam was nearly overwhelming; this time, she is more relaxed and the shoulder problems she had coming into the event seem to be holding up. That moved Williams into a round of 16 clash against big-serving, 10th-seeded Czech Karolina Pliskova , a 6-2 6-4 victor against Russian 17th seed Anastasia Pavlyuchenkova .
Sep. The Badgers host Akron and Georgia State the next two Saturdays at Camp Randall Stadium. The Somerset native entered the season coming off a Defensive MVP performance in the 2015 Holiday Bowl in which he recorded sacks on three consecutive plays and recorded a team-high nine tackles.
When she last rose to the top of the rankings, she was the oldest woman to do so. She will face either two-time runner-up Caroline Wozniacki or shock quarter-finalist Anastasija Sevastova of Latvia for a place in Saturday's championship match.
Long travel for Hawaii is expected even in scheduled league games and going to Sydney is an exciting experience but then going to MI and Arizona in consecutive weeks will take a toll on this team, and possibly the fan base as it is expected the Warriors will not win any of those games.
United manager Jose Mourinho has played Rooney behind new striker Zlatan Ibrahimovic this season, while Roy Hodgson, Allardyce's predecessor as England boss, selected him as a midfielder at Euro 2016. But Allardyce claimed he was happy with Rooney's contribution, before leaping to the defence of England's most capped outfield player. Shilton stated clearly that his comments were "Not because he could break my record".
Meanwhile, Prescott said that he's excited to be play the starting role for his favorite National Football League team: "I don't know if it's ever going to hit me that I'm playing for my favorite team growing up or playing for America's Team".
Murray will face Kei Nishikori in the last eight after he advanced with a 6-3, 6-4, 7-6 (7/4) win over 21st seed Ivo Karlovic . In his fourth-round match on Monday, he was up 6-3, 3-2 when his opponent, Dominic Thiem , the No. As "Ole! Ole!" reverberated throughout Arthur Ashe Stadium, Juan Martin del Potro raised his hands - the ones that needed four surgeries and left him mulling retirement - and clapped his racket to the fans.
Magnussen walked away from the wreck with nothing worse than a cut to his left ankle. With Hamilton ending the session down in 13th and Rosberg sixth, Verstappen set the pace by posting a lap of of 1:48.085, 0.256secs ahead of his team-mate.
Investigators say they found bits of Higdon's house in the equipment on McLellan's property. . A man was arrested for bulldozing his neighbor's home in Tipton County, Tennessee, in the midst of an ongoing dispute between the families, Sheriff J.T.
The Alibaba Group includes a number of business lines, most notably e-commerce giants Tmall and Taobao Marketplace, which together held a almost 80 per cent share of China's US$600 billion e-commerce market in 2015. "We will continue to strengthen relationships with individuals and companies around the world, with the aim of growing our economy and middle class back home", he said.