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Roger Goodell breaks silence, says he disagrees with Colin Kaepernick

He went from sitting to kneeling after speaking with former Green Beret and National Football League long snapper Nate Boyer to respect the military more. "I wish people would be as outraged about the murders that are happening in the street as the...

Kyrgios ends US Open with hip injury

The Davis Cup captain said Kyrgios may well have quit the US Open much earlier had his third-round match not been played on tennis's biggest stage. And on Saturday, Australian tennis bad boy, Nick Kyrgios was supported by his girlfriend Ajla Toml...

Why This Real Madrid Star Rejected Jose Mourinho

The Frenchman called Manchester United a "very big club", and described their interest as "flattering". When the summer transfer window shut at the start of September, Mourinho was left with Bailly, who he will lose in January to the Africa Cup of...

UPSET SPECIAL: UCLA over Texas A&M

Josh Rosen is an excellent young quarterback that really cut his teeth last season as a freshman, where he threw for nearly 3,700 yards and 23 touchdowns. OUR PICK: The Bruins' biggest strength comes at quarterback, where Josh Rosen is no longer a...

Big 12 says no to ECU

Other schools reportedly on the list include UCONN, Houston, South Florida, Central Florida, BYU and at least two other American Athletic Conference schools. After a heavy day of rumors and speculation and sourcing even by Big 12 standards, clarity w...

Penn State To Honor Joe Paterno Before Temple Game

The Freeh Report , an investigation into Sandusky's molestation of children and Penn State's failure to stop it, found that Paterno was "an integral part of (the) active decision to hide". Unspecified "activities during the game" will take place at ...

David Luiz Returns to Chelsea FC

Arsenal have allowed their midfielder Jack Wilshere to join AFC Bournemouth on loan on the deadline day of the summer transfer window. Manchester United broke the world record when it re-signed France midfielder Paul Pogba from Juventus for a fee...

Massa to retire from F1 at end of 2016

He came closest to winning the title in 2008 but missed out on the championship by a single point to Lewis Hamilton . Here, Press Association Sport looks at the highs and lows of a career which has yielded nearly 250 grands prix, 11 wins, 16 pole ...

Sanchez inspires Arsenal to 3-1 win at Watford

Goals from Santi Cazorla, Alexis Sanchez and Mesut Ozil helped the Gunners to a relatively comfortable victory. With just a week remaining of the transfer window, Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger had been once again criticised by fans for a lack of ...

Manchester United's James Weir having medical at Hull City

There aren't many players who have been as consistent as Weir for United's U21s over the last couple of seasons and the fact he made his breakthrough into the first-team squad previous year is a testament to the progress he made. 'It will be an excit...

Hawaii disciplines 3 players ahead of Cal game in Sydney

Webb played in 23 games with 14 starts over three seasons at Texas Tech and had career totals of 5,557 yards and 46 touchdowns. Cal came into the contest without their top six leading wide receivers form a year ago, but appear to have found a weapo...

Aguero charged with violent conduct by English FA

The FA says the incident on Sunday was not seen by match officials but was caught on video. Aguero can appeal the charge but must reply by 6pm on Wednesday and any appeal process will be over well before next weekend. Aguero had made a superb start...

Wayne Rooney set to retire from England after 2018 World Cup

Rooney's own form has also come under the scanner, and he was deployed as a central midfielder by former England boss Roy Hodgson during the recently concluded Euros. "Every time I have played for England I keep saying I'm proud to do so, it is...

Lightning strike kills more than 300 reindeer in Norway

More than 300 reindeer have been killed by a lightning strike in a freak natural disaster in Norway. It's unknown whether all 323 animals were killed by one lightning strike. Nylend discovered the animals in a remote part of a private hunting are...

European giants interested in talented Nottingham Forest man

The Scottish wonderkid, capped twice by Gordan Strachan's national side, has signed a five-year deal with Bundesliga side Red Bull Leipzig after Nottingham Forest accepted a £13million offer for the winger. Manchester United, Manchester City, Arsenal...

Arsenal Claim First Premier League Victory

Mazzarri responded by introducing Pereyra at the interval and he marked his debut with a well-taken goal 12 minutes into the second half, bending a strike past Cech to reduce the arrears. Cazorla 7.5 - Great to have him back. He then went on to scor...

Giants receiver Victor Cruz plays for first time since 2014

The Giants (1-2) didn't get past the 50-yard line until a facemask penalty on Brandon Bostick on a punt return put them at the Jets 47 with 2:36 left in the third quarter ( see full recap ). Players with the most to gain: With right tackle Breno G...

Magnussen escapes big crash at Belgian GP with small injury

But Renault must quickly decide whether he is fit enough to race at Monza, because replacing Magnussen could prove a headache. The Renault driver had a violent crash at the Belgian Grand Prix at he lost control through Eau Rouge. He is fully consci...

Rio 2016: The good, the bad and the ugly

A children's choir also took center stage to sing the country's national anthem, while other dance and music groups paid tribute to Brazilian culture throughout the program. "I feel so proud and so inspired by the strong women on our team". World a...

Ryan Lochte Gets Slapped With Criminal Charges Over Gunpoint Robbery Story

Almost two weeks after his account of an alleged robbery completely fell apart and created an worldwide incident at the Rio Olympics, United States swimmer Ryan Lochte was formally charged by Brazilian police for filing a false robbery report Thu...

Letter from teacher over homework posted online by Texas mom going viral

Instead, Young advised parents to spend the time doing things that are proven to be beneficial to children's development, including family dinners, playtime and earlier bedtimes. In 2012, students in three different age groups - 9, 13 and 17 - were a...

Los Angeles 2024 hail construction of new stadium following groundbreaking ceremony

Ground was ceremonially broken Tuesday on a $350 million stadium in Exposition Park that will house the Southland's newest soccer franchise, and the ownership group announced that Banc of California has purchased naming rights for the facility.

NFL Preseason Week 2 8/20/16 49ers vs. Broncos Picks

But just as Siemian seemingly jumped a few steps ahead in the Broncos' quarterback race, his next two drives ended with a punt and then an interception that 49ers safety Eric Reid returned 42 yards for a touchdown. Treggs caught a 25-yard pass from...

Kevin Durant: Olympics experience 'therapy for me'

The U.S. team will now begin a period of transition, as three-time gold medalist Carmelo Anthony retires from global play and Mike Krzyzewski steps down as coach after 76 straight worldwide wins and an 88-1 record. He also topped the squad with an ...

Beach volleyball medal matches, including Walsh Jennings, Ross

For Walsh Jennings, it was not the fourth gold medal she had cherished, but she leaves Rio having lost only one Olympic beach volleyball match during her stellar career, Tuesday's semi-final against Brazilian pair Agatha Bednarczuk and Barbara Se...

Mariners recall Walker to start versus Yankees

Didi Gregorius added a ground-rule double, scoring Ellsbury. The win was the third in five games for the Yankees on the road trip, meaning a win Wednesday afternoon would send them home with a winning record on their West Coast swing. Jacoby Ellsb...

Stuani double earns Middlesbrough 2-1 win at Sunderland

Sunderland fought bravely in their opening day defeat at the Etihad and they would have earned a valuable draw if it wasn't for a last-minute Paddy McNair own goal. Opposite number Aitor Karanka was delighted to secure the first top-flight victory ...

How to Watch the 2016 Rio Closing Ceremony Live Stream Online

In addition to securing a consecutive gold medal in the team all-around final, The Final Five managed to pick up a total of eight medals at the Rio Games. IBTimes UK has compiled some Twitter reactions after Simone Biles led Team USA as the fl...

Michael Phelps Creates More Olympics History

It'll be all business on Thursday night. "We've been racing for the last 12 years and having one more battle tomorrow". The Americans are the top two all-time performers in the event. Kosuke Hagino of Japan takes the silver and Wang Shun of China ...

Kerri Walsh Jennings, the anti-Hope Solo in 1st Olympic defeat

Walsh Jennings and Ross had a 5-0 run through the tournament, dropping just one set, but the USA team was outmatched by the Brazilians whose tenacious, diving defense had an answer to every attacking strategy attempted by the Americans. With the Amer...

Will Power wins IndyCar race at Pocono; closes points gap

Will Power has stormed to a famous victory despite a late charge at the ABC Supply 500 around the Pocono Raceway , after a thoroughly entertaining and frantic 200-lap race around the 2.5-mile "Tricky Triangle". Only three races will remain in the ...

Olympic results: American Gwen Jorgensen wins women's triathlon

For many fans in the Milwaukee area, the premiere Olympic event comes Saturday as Waukesha native Gwen Jorgensen vies for her first gold medal in the triathlon. "I didn't want to be in that situation where I had to claw back time". Jorgensen - who wo...

Cisse's last-second kick delivers gold for Ivory Coast

Muhammad made history as the first British man in an Olympic taekwondo final. We all share in the elation of a victorious athlete - smiling with them as they hug their families, jump for joy and beam at their Olympic triumph. You just have to belie...

Antonio Conte takes the sub way to success with Chelsea

Batshuayi made an impact within just seven minutes of coming on as he drew Chelsea level, before Fabregas played a world class pass from a deep position to release Costa for Chelsea's second with just three minutes remaining. Notably, the one playe...

Noles Ranked Fourth In AP Preseason Poll

UofL is scheduled to play #2 Clemson on October 1, after facing #4 Florida State on September 17. But after No. 4 Florida State , everything is flip-flopped. Alabama is ranked No. 1, followed by Clemson and Oklahoma. 5 Of the 11 SEC teams that hav...

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Boston Celtics: 3 honest reactions to Game 4 loss to Milwaukee Bucks

Al Horford is the third double-digit scorer and Jaylen Brown is grabbing 6.1 rebounds. His presence would be welcomed as the Celtics try to turn things around Monday after dro...

Liverpool boss Klopp reveals Brewster ready for Barcelona

Their task has been made more hard with the news that Mohamed Salah and Roberto Firmino will be unavailable for the second leg , with the pair's combined totals of 42 goals and...

Where did it all go wrong for David De Gea?

During his post-match interview, Hazard further reinforced speculation through a challenging statement aimed at his club, as he claimed that he intends to play in the Champions Le...

Boston vs. Columbus Prediction, Preview, and Odds

Five minutes later the Jackets, who had been outplayed by the Bruins for most of the first and third periods, scored the go-ahead goal on a Boone Jenner shot. "The secondary sa...

Kentucky Derby favorite Omaha Beach ruled out with throat condition

Omaha Beach is out of the Kentucky Derby , with a trapped epiglottis. The revised morning-line odds from track oddsmaker Mike Battaglia issued shortly after Wednesday's annou...

Manchester United keen on Oblak as De Gea replacement in summer

Solskjaer said: "There are many different ways to find your best form. David is one who likes to play games and I will have chats with him and he will respond in the right way". Sa...

Clear ideas: Zidane wants attacking strength amid Hazard and Neymar rumours

Reports have suggested that Zidane will have a massive budget to spend on a summer rebuild, with the likes of Hazard , Neymar , Paul Pogba and Kylian Mbappe all being linke...

Cardinals trade Rosen to Dolphins, draft WR Andy Isabella

If he were to play both, could he be as good as or better than Deion Sanders and Bo Jackson? According to Pro Football Talk, the two sides are " close to a deal for QB Josh Rosen...

SEC Players Continue to Dominate NFL Draft

OK, so Seattle should get docked some for reaching for a player in Collier who was projected by many as a Day 2 pick, not a first-rounder. "Who knows? I may go out there in my ve...

Barcelona v Levante: Catalans look for win to seal title

Last season we won a lot of games, you know when you make 100 points it is raised and the others have to achieve it. Meanwhile, Tuko.co.ke had reported former Manchester United ...

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Tottenham demand 150 million euros from Real Madrid for Eriksen

Tottenham demand 150 million euros from Real Madrid for Eriksen

Tottenham defender Danny Rose has called on the Premier League to help English teams out in their bids to win the Champions League this season. But his manager is relaxed about...

Virgil van Dijk to be crowned PFA Players’ Player of the Year

Virgil van Dijk to be crowned PFA Players’ Player of the Year

That change in the team and his own personal performance have led to a lot of plaudits coming the former Celtic defender's way, and understandably so. Van Dijk didn't have the di...

Capitals' T.J. Oshie out for remainder of playoffs after collarbone surgery

Capitals' T.J. Oshie out for remainder of playoffs after collarbone surgery

He notched one goal and one assist in four games against the Hurricanes this postseason before the injury. Nic Dowd added a penalty shot goal a few minutes later, and Ovechkin t...

Pep Guardiola says Phil Foden is special and reveals first meeting

Pep Guardiola says Phil Foden is special and reveals first meeting

Bernardo Silva has welcomed the pressure as title-chasing Manchester City prepare for a critical derby at Manchester United this week. Liverpool are two points ahead of Ci...

[Teams] Chelsea vs Burnley: Confirmed line-ups from Stamford Bridge

[Teams] Chelsea vs Burnley: Confirmed line-ups from Stamford Bridge

But that has been Hazard's season, his wonderment and burgeoning reputation have both accelerated this term, which is why Real Madrid are so desperate to secure his services this s...