On a day that saw nine caution periods and two red flags, Hamlin stayed away from the mayhem to notch an important milestone in his career. "I've finally won at all of the (types of) race tracks, so it's a great accomplishment for us". His teammate Danica Patrick (No. 10) finished in 21 and led a total of eleven laps earlier in the race, a career best beating her previous record of seven laps led at Talladega in 2014.
Stones is a great defender with impressive passing qualities for his position, something Pep Guardiola certainly values greatly. Everton rejected a £40m bid for Stones from Chelsea last summer, with the player having a transfer request refused by chairman Bill Kenwright.
As a warning, the below video is rather graphic, and features a ton of screaming. Halfway through the attempt his left elbow seemed to pop out and Karapetyan screamed in agony before being helped off the platform in tears by members of his coaching team.
Japan's Kohei Uchimura tries to become the first male gymnast to win back-to-back Olympic all-around titles since fellow countryman Sawao Kato did it at the 1968 Mexico City and 1972 Munich Olympics. Even the US men's basketball team, including Kevin Durant and DeMarcus Cousins, couldn't help stand and cheer. Phelps won the semifinal in impression fashion, but Lochte was right there, finishing a close second.
Usually one of NBC's showcase events, the women's gymnastics team competition was drained of all suspense by the excellence of the US gold medal quintet. The freestyle relay was not in doubt by the time Phelps dived into the pool. The South African swimmer out-touched Phelps to win gold in the event four years earlier and then drew the Phelps death stare (have you seen the memes!) after shadowboxing in the ready room a night earlier.
Here are five things you might not know about the UK's first man to win an Olympic swimming gold since Adrian Moorhouse in 1988. Jazz Carlin added silver in the women's 400m freestyle as Britain's swimmers won the nation's first medals of the Rio Games, following narrow misses for swimmer Hannah Miley and fencer Richard Kruse.
But she admitted the 200m is her toughest challenge, and Wednesday's race was no exception, but she held on against a determined Sjostrom - who came into the race buoyed by her own world record-setting win in the 100m butterfly on Sunday. Emma McKeon of Australia won the bronze medal. UNITED States star Katie Ledecky almost vomited in the pool before bagging her second gold medal of the Olympic Games on Wednesday (AEST) after powering to victory in the women's 200m freestyle.
But Bilic's desire to secure Ayew's signature for the second summer in a row proved to be enough to convince the Ghana worldwide his future was in east London. "For me, the Premier League is the biggest league in the world". West Ham have also been offered ex-Arsenal and Manchester United forward Robin van Persie, but are not interested in the veteran goalscorer.
Aw! Not only is Michael Phelps a 25-time-Olympic medalist, he's also a dotting dad! "That was probably one of my most challenging doubles", the 31-year-old Phelps said . Even if the Rio Olympics' golden girl had chosen basketball over swimming, she would've had the opportunity to show off her very special Olympic #TBT.
Swimmer Mark Spitz and track star Carl Lewis, who both have nine golds . Michael Phelps did something no one has seen in a long time. A day earlier, Japan's Kohei Uchimura added to his unbelievable record in the individual all around: He won the worlds in 2013, 2014 and 2015 and was the defending gold medalist.
USA's Lilly King bites her gold medal on the podium after she won the Women's 100m Breaststroke Final during the swimming event at the Rio 2016 Olympic Games at the Olympic Aquatics Stadium in Rio de Janeiro on August 8, 2016. I once made a mistake and served my ban. "It's just causing a lot of legal headaches". As reported by BBC, Efimova was allowed to participate in the Rio Olympics after she appealed against a doping suspension.
Furyk left himself just under four feet short on his first putt but sank the second easily. Russell Knox kisses the ball after winning the Travelers Championship on Sunday at TCP River Highlands in Cromwell . 16 and then parred No. 17. Furyk two-putted on the 18th green after setting the nine-hole record with an eight-under 27. The veteran American had already signed his historic card by the time that Knox went out in the final group after he shot 73-66-72 throughout the first three ...
Later Sunday, Williams and her older sister Venus lost an Olympic doubles match for the first time. Serena is the defending champion in singles while Venus was the title victor in Sydney 16 years ago. "It was a really tough match for us and a really tough draw, but we're used to tough draws", she said. Neither Safarova nor Strycova had ever won an Olympic doubles match and were unseeded for the Rio competition.
Darn it if he didn't win another gold. He returned to the pool for the men's 4×200 meter freestyle relay to ensure another gold medal ahead of Great Britain and Japan in a thrilling finale. Ledecky touched in 1:53.73. Ledecky's medal haul is now up to three gold and one silver in four races so far. "I'm pretty sure it's the closest I've come to throwing up in the middle of a race".
She also said the bus driver initially tried to stop but was told to keep moving by the dozen or so journalists on board, the first police vehicle to reach them did not appear to know what to do, there was no first-aid kit on the bus, medical assistance when they reached the press centre was minimal and police failed to interview them all.
Former Manchester City manager Stuart Pearce is expecting the club to finish above Manchester United this season. "All the big clubs experienced last season a regret and a feeling of guilt but that would take something away from Leicester, who had an exceptional season".
Competing in lane eight, Adrian posted the fastest time out of 16 swimmers, sending him to Wednesday's final with a much more customary position in the center of the pool. "That's a lot of medals", he said. Le Clos, whose preparation for the Games has largely been overshadowed by the news that both of his parents were diagnosed with cancer, just missed out in fourth.
Ichiro Suzuki #51 of the Miami Marlins tips his hat to the crowd after hitting a seventh inning triple against the Colorado Rockies for the 3,000th hit of his major league career during a game. Before his arrival in the United States, Suzuki had amassed 1,278 hits for the Orix Blue Wave in Japan. "It was cool that he got a hit but it wasn't cool that he scored".
Conway impressed immensely in the opening rounds securing three straight wins by ippon, including over world champion Gevrise Emane of France, to reach the semi-finals. I just had to get that bronze after everything I've put myself through here". "The better you fight during the day and the more wins you get under your belt you do grow in confidence".
But she eschewed competing in the toughest races in Europe to spend time with her family, much to the chagrin of rival riders who made the sacrifices of racing overseas. The American cyclist made it three consecutive gold medals Wednesday, the ageless wonder conquering a brutal course at the Rio Games. "I didn't really think about (the doping issue)", Armstrong, the oldest female Olympic cycling champion, said.
This is not a drill. Agent Brodie Van Wagenen, the co-head of CAA Baseball, said in a statement that the workout is not a publicity stunt. "Tim's athletic ability, his work ethic, his leadership and his competitiveness were evident in football and will show in baseball", Sexton told reporter Adam Schefter.
I know that there have been times when he behaved in a way that we may not like but, at his age, wouldn't we do the same things that he does, if we had everything he has? Neymar has failed to show much of the form that made him so valuable first to Santos and now with Barcelona.
The usual suspects represent the greatest threat to Froome's golden hopes, Holland's Tom Dumoulin, Fabian Cancellara of Switzerland and Germany's Tony Martin, who split victor Bradley Wiggins and third-placed Froome in London four years ago.
They could not see that their son had not only beaten the world record but touched the wall more than second ahead of his nearest rival. British swimmer Adam Peaty has shown the power that helped earn him gold at the Rio Olympics with a stunning "Superman" push-up routine.
But, not content with all the Gold medals he already has, Phelps extended his tally to 21 God medals last night, with his overall medal count standing at a whopping 25, which is pretty incredible. Hungary's Tamas Kenderesi took bronze in 1:53.62. A little more than an hour after his butterfly final, Phelps picked up another gold medal, anchoring the United States to a comfortable victory in the 4×200-meter freestyle relay.
The solidarity subsidy is a sum of roughly € 2 million that Juventus have to pay to Manchester United as Pogba grew up in the Red Devils' academy before moving to Juventus. But I feel the time is right to go back to Old Trafford. "A lot of people have a lot to say about what the fee could be and if he's worth it". I kept in touch with him and I am very happy for him, for what he is doing.
The win, which gave Phelps his 20th gold medal, was sweet revenge since he lost to South Africa's le Clos at the 2012 Olympic Games. The 27-year-old led from start to finish to win the gruelling multi-stroke event in a time of two minutes 06.58 seconds, just 0.46 outside the world record she set at last year's world championships in Russian Federation.
The race was in doubt until the final corner, with Martin Truex Jr . pressuring Hamlin, who led the final 10 laps after surging past Brad Keselowski and Kyle Busch in Turn 1 following a Lap 81 restart. "'It's a bummer the way it worked out". "It means a lot", Hamlin said of winning on a road course. He led the first 25 laps, suffered the penalty on his first pit stop, and finished 15th after getting spun in an altercation with Ragan and Clint Bowyer.
This time, he made no mistakes in getting to the wall first. He held off Japan's Masato Sakai by four-hundredths of a second, with Hungary's Tamas Kenderesi taking the bronze. Marta Vieira da Silva has toiled in the shadow of the men for most of her career, but playing in front of her home fans in the Olympics has given her the chance to shine.
The world's largest rodent, the capybara, calls Rio's Olympic golf course home, and Rickie Fowler is hoping to steer clear of them. But for those who did make the trip to Rio, who embraced the Games and all of the experiences that come with being an Olympic athlete, however quirky that may sometimes be, that choice has already been validated.
An hour after the win, Phelps returned to the Olympic pool to help the USA Team win the men's 4x200 Freestyle Relay. Phelps is already the most decorated Olympian of all time. Phelps won eight medals in his third Olympics, no one else on this list won more than six in their third Olympics. It was a stressful race and I feel good now it's over.
And Red Sox win the World Series like and they just sit there and say I only won one. Specifically, Girardi is frustrated that many in the media wrote that Rodriguez should be benched and/or released early in the season but have now criticized the fact he's being both benched and released.
Le Clos, who seemed to be a challenging rival for Phelps, came in fourth during the race. Phelps celebrates his 20th gold medal. Of course the crowd immediately started chanting "201 20!" Michael Phelps gives a finger wag after winning the 200m butterfy.
The straight to the point Swede had conveyed in advance that the shield would be the essential trophy he would bring home as a United player, along these lines it showed for the veteran striker. Phil Neville has said that he wants Manchester United to become "hated" in the Premier League once again under new manager Jose Mourinho. . I would be happy with that but plus a greater evolution in the team in terms of our evolved football.
Girardi said he "made a mistake" by saying on Sunday that if Rodriguez wanted to play in all remaining games before his release that he would try to get him in the games. Rodriguez has just one start and eight at-bats in 17 games since July 22 as NY traded veterans and turned toward a youth movement. Benches cleared after Headley had words with Porcello, and the two briefly came face-to-face.