Canada pulled off a tight 25-23 win in the opening set, then used that momentum to take the second set 25-17. "It was an unfortunate way to start the tournament", U.S. Meanwhile, Brazil's male volleyball team settled early nerves to recover from a set down and beat Mexico in the first Olympic match for one of the host nation's best gold medal hopes.
They'll fixate on parsing everyone of Hillary Clinton's words, seeking to equate them with the tsunami of lies that burst from Trump's mouth any time he sees a microphone or his aides let him have access to his Twitter account. Child care costs now exceed rent in most states, according to a report by Child Care Aware of America. She has proposed capping families' expenditures at 10 percent of a family's income, in addition to making four-year-old preschool available to all kids and to ...
Gisele threatened to steal the show when she strutted across the arena floor, with the world's highest-earning supermodel admitting it was "the longest catwalk I'll ever walk" in an Instagram post prior to the ceremony. It was previously reported that Gisele would be putting her acting skills to the test as she was alleged to be "mugged" as part of her scene in the opening ceremony .
A commemorative number retirement logo will be stamped on the baseballs used during all three games and will appear on a patch on the jerseys and caps worn by Mariners players on Friday and Saturday. Griffey will be the first player honored with a statue at the ballpark. So Griffey pulled out his cellphone and called Mays - but had to leave a message he said.
Lucroy has been connected to many teams over the last month, including the Cleveland Indians , New York Mets, Chicago Cubs and Los Angeles Dodgers, in addition to the Rangers. Ortiz , a 20-year-old starting pitcher now in Double-A, was a first-round pick in 2014 and was ranked 64th entering 2016 by BA. The retooling New York Yankees dealt right-hander Ivan Nova to the Pittsburgh Pirates for two players to be named.
The reigning NCAA air rifle and smallbore champion, the 19-year-old is the third-youngest US women's shooting medalist. Thrasher isn't legal yet. However, during her freshman year in high school, she realized that she was not good at it and has no future on the ice arena.
Williams can also use the drop shot which throws off some of her opponents as she rarely uses it but uses it effectively when she pulls it off. "It was really hard for me". 1 Novak Djokovic was upset by Juan Martin del Potro in men's singles, while brothers Andy and Jamie Murray (Andy is a Wimbledon champion) exited the men's doubles competition in the first round as well.
Chinese shooters feature heavily at the top of the world rankings, so it would be no great surprise if the first gold of the Games is won by the Asian nation. The gusts ripped apart a large decorative panel on the swimming venue and even shut down shopping at the megastore - essentially an enormous tent - inside the Olympic Park.
Paul Pogba believes it was his "destiny" to return to Manchester United . Mourinho is never easy on his players so he's going to make Pogba work for his spot in the team, no matter how talented he is and how much money the Red Devils paid for him.
The 19-year-old added: " I knew our last two are our two real big ones and we'd have to nail them". "He's been shooting unbelievable for the last 14 months. Ed's success follows a sensational win by Adam Peaty, who claimed Britain's first medal of the Games by taking gold in the men's 100 metres breaststroke and setting a new world record.
He holds the world and Olympic records in the event . United States goalkeeper Hope Solo takes the ball during a women's Olympic football tournament match against New Zealand at the Mineirao stadium in Belo Horizonte, Brazil, Wednesday, Aug.
The 200m butterfly finals will be held on Wednesday. Phelps clocked 1:54.12 to le Clos' 1:55.19 seconds. There was no doubt about Phelps' level of focus prior to this race. Nobody has come close to that time in Rio. Only one man has successfully defended his Olympic crown in this event, and that was Phelps, the American legend and the most prolific medallist in Olympic history, who returned to the pool after a two-year retirement following the last Games.
Scotland's Russell Knox sank a 12-foot putt on his closing hole to card a 68 for a 266 total and earn his second tournament victory of the season. "Jim beat me by 10 shots on the front nine", Appleby said . With a couple of ho-hum pars, Furyk put the finishing touches on his 58. "Plus I nearly holed a 9-iron on 7 and nearly holed a wedge on 9", Furyk said.
Many of these Washington athletes have been incredibly successful, but some have done better than others. "But I had a great time". Japan won gold and was joined on the podium by Russian Federation and China . It's going to be a sad day for all of us (especially me: a huge MP fan) when Phelps officially retires for good at the end of the games. The last time a majority of participating countries won an Olympic medal was in 1960.
Clinton". Calling Donald Trump an "authoritarian character" and a threat to democracy, Meg Whitman, a prominent Republican fundraiser and chief executive of Hewlett Packard Enterprise, endorsed Democrat Hillary Clinton's White House bid late Tuesday.
It also comes after he slogged through perhaps his worst week as a candidate, getting entangled in a fight with the Muslim parents of an American soldier slain in Iraq in 2004 and sparring with Republican Party leaders. Peter Navarro, a University of California-Irvine professor who is the only formal Trump economic adviser with a deep academic background, said one of the problems Detroit has seen from NAFTA has been a movement of auto manufacturing jobs to Mexico, citing Ford and GM ...
He said he wants to simplify the tax code to three brackets - 12%, 25% and 33% of income. He also said "tax simplification will be a major feature of the plan". Trump said his Democratic rival Hillary Clinton's economic plan supports these kinds of policies, which can lead to US job losses. "I don't think that Britney Spears needs a child care credit", Moore said.
Paul Pogba has rejoined Manchester United from Juventus for around £89m on a five-year deal. When Pogba joined Juventus in 2012, United received just £800,000 in compensation, and the Frenchman quickly established himself as a key player, helping the Bianconeri win Serie A four times and the Coppa Italia twice.
The France worldwide has agreed to a five-year deal to move back to Old Trafford, with the option to extend a futher season, four years after leaving England for Turin. "He is quick, strong, scores goals and reads the game better than many players much older than he is". The 23-year-old has developed into one of the world's most promising midfielders during his time at Juve, winning four consecutive Serie A titles, two editions of the Coppa Italia and Italian Super Cup.
Il tiratore fiorentino ha realizzato un punteggio di 206 .1 precedendo l'ucraino Serhiy Kulish (204.6) e il russo Maslennikov (184.2). E' il terzo oro azzurro alle Olimpiadi 2016.
The Czech players were aiming the ball successfully to Venus while Serena was just watching in the net line. "I'm getting better. I'm in good shape, but I don't know if I'm prepared to play six or more matches", he said. During the game, some of the audience would cheer for the sisters but would get boos in return. Then she changed course, unconvincingly. Venus , meanwhile, now has two first-round exits at the Rio Olympics , because she was beaten in singles on Saturday night.
She started her final round at 16-under par, within striking distance of the 19-under par Tournament scoring record set by Karen Stupples at the 2004 RICOH Women's British Open. Now she wants to break another barrier and become the first to lift a women's major. The only downside for the young Briton, who burst on to the worldwide stage as a 17-year-old with a brilliant performance in Europe's 2013 Solheim Cup win over the USA, came when her group was put on the clock for slow play on Friday.
Team United States poses for a photo prior to the Women's Group G first round match between the United States and New Zealand during the Rio 2016 Olympic Games at Mineirao Stadium on August 3, 2016 in Belo Horizonte, Brazil. coach Mike Krzyzewski said, following the match with China . "We try not to give them a chance to run because when they run they kill". "I knew I had to wait my turn".
The 24-year-old had required a golden point period to reach the final before a sole waza-ari proved enough to overcome Mongolia's Sumiya Dorjsuren. Silva, who grew up in the country's largest slum and became the country's first female world champion in judo in 2013, won the 57-kilogram division of the Japanese martial art on Monday as the crowd chanted "Rafa" and waved the green and yellow Brazilian flags.
Despite having suffered the same injury to his other leg ahead of London in 2012, the 26-year-old texted friends and multiple members of the French media before his surgery to insist the moment that earned him global sympathy would not end his career.
Ryan said he doesn't "really have a timetable" on when Glenn, who wore a walking boot Monday, would be able to return. When asked how Incognito suffered the injury, Ryan was unable to determine how or when he was injured. As for Incognito, the coach said, "We're just treating him right now". Watkins and Williams had been on the Active/PUP list. "It is great to see those two", Ryan said of Dareus and Williams.
The 24-year-old finished in 1 minute 44.65 seconds, 0.55sec ahead of South Africa's Chad le Clos with the USA's Conor Dwyer 0.58sec further back. It was Sun's second medal of the Games after silver in the 400 free on Saturday. It was not his first misstep of a controversial week that has seen a splashing incident in training escalate into a battle conducted via the media between him and his Australian rivals.
No one immediately claimed responsibility for the hospital attack. "I ran back to the place and saw dead bodies scattered everywhere and many injured people crying". Pakistani hospitals have been targeted by militants before. He said they were also treating 92 wounded in the explosion. The IS earlier claimed an attack on Pakistan's consulate in the Afghan city of Jalalabad in January this year that killed seven people.
Italy's Federica Pellegrini, who set the world record of 1:52.98 in 2009 in a now-banned synthetic body suit, was fifth fastest and expecting fireworks in Tuesday's final. The first diving competiton of these Olympics - the women's 3m synchronized springboard final - airs in primetime on Sunday night. In the men's 200m butterfly reigning world champion Laszlo Cseh of Hungary was beaten into second by compatriot Tamas Kenderesi.
Chusovitina competed in her first games at the 1992 Olympics held in Barcelona. But Zhang Mengxue picked up the slack, earning China's fourth air pistol gold in the last five Games. She has a 17-year-old son, the same age as numerous women Chusovitina is competing against. RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) _ Eight sports will be awarding 14 gold medals today at the Olympics in events ranging from artistic gymnastics to diving, fencing, judo, rugby sevens, shooting, swimming and weightlifting.
The efforts of his compatriots set the stage for Del Potro , who shocked Novak Djokovic in the opening round of the men's singles tournament with a 7-6 (4), 7-6 (2) victory. Juan del Potro was also an emotional wreck as he was literally sobbing, but these were tears of joy. "Deplo was the better player and he deserves to win".
We need minutes for the players", he told reporters. "I think you are getting one of the best midfield players in the world", Neville was quoted as saying by Sky Sports on Wednesday. Former Germany captain Schweinsteiger, 32, has been training alone, prompting a players' union member to say Mourinho should be jailed for "bullying".
At that point, the outcome wasn't really in doubt. Vladimir Morozov, initially banned from the Olympics, was one of Russia's relay swimmers. With the 35-year-old Ervin swimming the anchor leg in 47.65 seconds, the fastest of the team's four legs, the USA won its heat in three minutes, 12.38 seconds.
The world No 1, seeded first for this year's Games, was out to improve on the bronze medal he won in Beijing in 2008. Juan Martin del Potro , who won the US Open back in 2009, has been in the wilderness since, and after three left wrist surgeries in the past two years, he reached Rio as World No.145.
Taylor passed mentor Martin Crowe in third on the list of all-time New Zealand Test run-scorers. Taylor and Latham have scored centuries in both matches of this series but it may be the other hundred that grabs the headlines. The New Zealand captain did, however, depart in a soft fashion when he guided a wide delivery from Mike Chinouya straight to gully to fall for 113.