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Gymnastics: Russia's men clinch maiden team title at worlds

Russia's men clinched their first-ever team title at the gymnastics world championships on Wednesday, edging China in a tight contest in the finals in Stuttgart....

Gymnastics: Russia's men clinch maiden team title at worlds

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Russia's men clinch maiden team title at worlds Russia's men clinched their first-ever team title at the gymnastics world championships on Wednesday, edging China in a tight contest in the finals in Stuttgart....
19:26 2019-10-09

Russia's men edge China to claim maiden team title at worlds Russia's men clinched their first-ever team title at the gymnastics world championships on Wednesday, edging China in a tight contest in Stuttgart to avenge their 2018 defeat....
00:13 2019-10-10

Blues beat Bruins to clinch maiden Stanley Cup title The St. Louis Blues won the National Hockey League's Stanley Cup for the first time with a 4-1 win over the Boston Bruins in the decisive seventh game of the championship series on Wednesday....
05:13 2019-06-13

St Louis Blues beat Boston Bruins to clinch maiden NHL's Stanley Cup title The St. Louis Blues won the National Hockey League's Stanley Cup for the first time with a 4-1 win over the Boston Bruins in the decisive seventh game of the championship series on Wednesday....
08:13 2019-06-13

Leonard's future with Raptors hangs over team's maiden NBA title The Toronto Raptors took down the dynastic Golden State Warriors to win Canada's first NBA title but now face perhaps their toughest battle yet as they try to convince Kawhi Leonard to have a long-term future with the team....
19:00 2019-06-14

Dodgers clinch 7th straight NL West title, 1st playoff team The Los Angeles Dodgers clinched their seventh consecutive NL West title in fitting fashion, using two home runs by Corey Seager and a masterful pitching performance by Walker Buehler to beat the Baltimore Orioles 7-3       ...
07:13 2019-09-11

Gymnastics: Biles eyes yet another record performance at worlds American Simone Biles will look to extend her legacy as one of the greatest gymnasts of all time as she bids to tumble her way to an unprecedented fifth women's all around title at the world championships in Stuttgart....
01:13 2019-10-03

Simone Biles gets two more skills named after her at gymnastics worlds Biles shines as Team USA dominate in qualifying at worldsNine more countries earn places at 2020 Olympic GamesAmerican Simone Biles landed the triple-double on the floor exercise and the double-double dismount off the balance beam at the world gymnastics championships in Stuttgart on Saturday to hav...
06:00 2019-10-06

Gymnastics: Yulo claims Philippines' first-ever gold at worlds Carlos Edriel Yulo of the Philippines became the first gymnast from his country to ever win a gold medal at the world championships, edging Israel's Artem Dolgopyat in the floor exercise final in Stuttgart on Saturday....
18:00 2019-10-12

Simone Biles breaks gymnastics worlds medals record, gets 5 golds this week Your browser does not support iframes. STUTTGART, Germany — Simone Biles‘ routine this week that no fans saw took place hours before she competed. Her mom, Nellie, said she made up Biles’ hair in the mornings at the world championships, her first time doing so regularly at a major competition in sev...
07:00 2019-10-14

Delighted Gauff celebrates maiden title "A delighted Coco Gauff celebrated her maiden title on the WTA Tour after beating former French Open champion Jelena Ostapenko in Linz, saying it was a moment she would never forget."...
19:39 2019-10-13

Yankees clinch 1st AL East title since 2012 The Yankees beat the Angels on Thursday to clinch their first AL East title since 2012. The win also clinched New York's second straight 100-win season....
11:00 2019-09-20

Dodgers clinch 7th consecutive NL West title The Dodgers clinched their seventh consecutive NL West division title on Tuesday and became the first MLB team to secure a spot in the 2019 postseason....
10:00 2019-09-11

Rybakina beats Tig to seal maiden title in Bucharest Kazakhstan's Elena Rybakina became the 10th player to collect a maiden WTA Tour title this year as she strolled past Patricia Maria Tig 6-2 6-0 in the Bucharest Open final on Sunday....
03:39 2019-07-22

| Bezuidenhout closing in on maiden European title in Spain South Africa's Christiaan Bezuidenhout holds a commanding five-shot lead over Spain's Jon Rahm heading into the final round of the Andalucia Masters....
22:00 2019-06-29

| Montjane still searching for maiden title after US Open heartbreak Kgothatso Montjane has lost in the first round for the women's wheelchair singles and in the final of the wheelchair doubles at the US Open in New York....
14:52 2019-09-09

Brazier destroys the field to clinch first 800 meters title for U.S. Donavan Brazier stormed home and broke the world championship record to claim a first-ever world title for the United States in the men's 800 meters on Tuesday....
09:39 2019-10-02

Raptors squander golden opportunity to clinch NBA title The Toronto Raptors had the Golden State Warriors on the ropes late in Game Five on Monday but even with one hand on the Larry O'Brien Trophy it was not enough to wrestle the NBA championship away from the two-time defending champions....
10:13 2019-06-11

New York Yankees clinch first AL East title since 2012 The New York Yankees beat the Los Angeles Angels 9-1 and wrapped up their first American League East title in seven years.       ...
05:13 2019-09-20

Marquez pips Quartararo to clinch MotoGP title Marc Marquez clinched his eighth world title, his sixth in the MotoGP premier class, on Sunday with a thrilling final corner victory at the Thailand Grand Prix in Buriram....
03:13 2019-10-07

Houston Astros clinch third consecutive AL West division title George Springer's three home runs fuel Astros' 13-5 rout of Angels as ace Justin Verlander earns his 20th win of the season.       ...
03:26 2019-09-23

Simone Biles reigns supreme with fifth world all-around gymnastics title • American takes gold with biggest winning margin yet• Xijing Tang wins silver, Angelika Melnikova bronzeSimone Biles continued to stake her claim as one of the most dominant athletes of her generation as she bulldozed all competition to win her fifth world championships individual all‑around gold m...
22:13 2019-10-10

Gymnastics: Biles soars to sixth title at national championships American Simone Biles reasserted her position as the world's unrivaled number one gymnast with an amazing winning performance at the U.S. Gymnastics Championships in Kansas City, Mo., on Sunday....
18:00 2019-08-13

MLB roundup: Dodgers clinch seventh straight division title Corey Seager homered twice in the first three innings and finished with five RBIs as the visiting Los Angeles Dodgers defeated the Baltimore Orioles 7-3 on Tuesday night to clinch their seventh consecutive National League West title....
12:26 2019-09-11

Gymnastics: Russia's Nagornyy captures all-around world title in Stuttgart Russian Nikita Nagornyy clinched the men's all-around title at the gymnastics world championships on Friday, while team mate Artur Dalaloyan took second spot in Stuttgart....
20:52 2019-10-11

Hibino beats doubles partner Doi to clinch Hiroshima title Japan's Nao Hibino beat compatriot and doubles partner Misaki Doi 6-3 6-2 at the Hana-cupid Japan Women's Open in Hiroshima on Sunday to win her first WTA title since 2015....
17:13 2019-09-15

'This means everything to the city': Toronto parties as Raptors clinch NBA title Kawhi Leonard and his teammates brought home the city’s first-ever NBA championship. And their achievement was celebrated across CanadaWhen Megan MacKeigan made a dinosaur costume two years ago for a performance at a local comedy show, she never imagined it would ever get much use. But as she and To...
20:00 2019-06-14

Simona Halep Demolishes Serena Williams To Win Her Maiden Wimbledon Title Wimbledon 2019 Live: Serena Williams vs Simona Halep Tennis Score: Serena Williams is chasing her 24th Grand Slam title while Halep has here eyes on a maiden Wimbledon title....
16:13 2019-07-13

Tennis: Putintseva fights back to win maiden singles title in Nuremberg Kazakhstan's Yulia Putintseva came back from a set down to beat unseeded Tamara Zidansek of Slovenia 4-6 6-4 6-2 and capture her first WTA singles title at the Nuremberg Cup on Saturday....
00:52 2019-05-26

Tennis: Putintseva fights back to win maiden singles title at Nuremberg Kazakhstan's Yulia Putintseva came back from a set down to beat unseeded Tamara Zidansek of Slovenia 4-6 6-4 6-2 to capture her first WTA singles title at the Nuremberg Cup on Saturday....
17:39 2019-05-25

Mannarino eases past Thompson to claim maiden title in Rosmalen "Frenchman Adrian Mannarino won his first ATP final in seven attempts as he defeated Australia\u0027s Jordan Thompson 7-6(7) 6-3 in the Libema Open in Rosmalen on Sunday."...
21:00 2019-06-16

Yankees clinch first AL East title since 2012 behind brilliant Masahiro Tanaka The Yankees donned AL East Champion hats and T-thirts and grabbed champagne and beer bottles Wednesday night as they watched the Rays-Dodgers game, hoping for a Los Angeles win that would clinch the AL East title and ignite a clubhouse celebration. When the Rays prevailed, the hats and shirts went i...
04:39 2019-09-20

Gymnastics: Britain's Whitlock captures third pommel horse world title Britain's Max Whitlock won his third pommel horse title at the gymnastics world championships in Stuttgart on Saturday to ensure an ideal preparation for next year's Tokyo Olympics....
19:39 2019-10-12

Gymnastics: Nagornyy wins all-around world title as Russia rule in Stuttgart Russia's Nikita Nagornyy clinched the men's all-around title at the gymnastics world championships on Friday ahead of last year's champion and team mate Artur Dalaloyan in Stuttgart....
00:00 2019-10-12

Tennis: Mannarino eases past Thompson to claim maiden title in Rosmalen Frenchman Adrian Mannarino won his first ATP final in seven attempts as he defeated Australia's Jordan Thompson 7-6(7) 6-3 in the Libema Open in Rosmalen on Sunday....
20:26 2019-06-16

Los Angeles Dodgers clinch seventh consecutive NL West title with weeks to spare The Dodgers, who topped the Orioles 7-3 on Tuesday to wrap up the NL West, can once again use the rest of September as their playoff lab.       ...
07:13 2019-09-11

Simone Biles Wins 16th World Gymnastics Title, Fifth All-Round Gold Simone Biles dominated the beam and sealed gold with the highest score of 14.400 in the floor exercise when she had only needed 12.300 for the title....
00:39 2019-10-11

Simone Biles sticks triple double en route to sixth US gymnastics title Biles becomes first woman in nearly 70 years to win six US titlesSunisa Lee, Grace McCallum were second and third, respectivelySimone 2.0: Somehow, someway, there’s nowhere to go but upSimone Biles messed around and got a triple-double. And just about everything else too on her way to a sixth US wom...
06:00 2019-08-12

Simone Biles wins fifth world all-around gymnastics title by record margin – as it happened Simone Biles extends six-year unbeaten streak with record goldChina’s Tang wins silver while Russia’s Melnikova takes bronze 6.11pm BST And you can read a full report from today’s championships here: Related: Simone Biles reigns supreme with fifth world all-around gymnastics title 5.57pm BST Simone...
22:13 2019-10-10

Zverev outlasts Jarry in thrilling final to clinch Geneva Open title "Germany\u0027s Alexander Zverev did his French Open preparations a world of good by beating Chile\u0027s Nicolas Jarry 6-3 3-6 7-6(8) in a gruelling, rain-hit final at the Geneva Open on Sunday."...
00:26 2019-05-26

Gary Woodland harnesses Brooks Koepka comparisons to claim maiden Major title Gary Woodland has grown accustomed to being mistaken for Brooks Koepka by autograph-seeking fans. Aptly, the manner in which he won the US Open in the early hours of this morning was Koepka-esque....
16:52 2019-06-17

Tennis: Zverev outlasts Jarry in thrilling final to clinch Geneva Open title Germany's Alexander Zverev did his French Open preparations a world of good by beating Chile's Nicolas Jarry 6-3 3-6 7-6(8) in a grueling, rain-hit final at the Geneva Open on Sunday....
00:52 2019-05-26

Simone Biles sticks triple double en route to sixth US women's gymnastics title Biles becomes first woman in nearly 70 years to win six US titlesSunisa Lee, Grace McCallum were second and third, respectivelySimone 2.0: Somehow, someway, there’s nowhere to go but upSimone Biles messed around and got a triple-double. And just about everything else too on her way to a sixth US wom...
05:39 2019-08-12

Opinion: Simone Biles makes more history, wins fifth all-around title at worlds It was Simone Biles' 22nd medal at the world championships, putting her just one from the record of Belarus’ Vitaly Scherbo.       ...
19:52 2019-10-10

Gary Woodland holds off Brooks Koepka to secure maiden major title with US Open victory at Pebble Beach American Gary Woodland struggled to put into words the feeling of winning his first major title on Father's Day after holding off the challenge of defending champion Brooks Koepka to win the 119th US Open....
12:00 2019-06-17

Opinion: Simone Biles is the ultimate security blanket for the US women gymnastics team US women win fifth consecutive team title, giving Simone Biles a record 21st medal at world championships. And she also settled down the team.       ...
14:39 2019-10-09

Simona Halep wins Wimbledon title after cruising past Serena Williams in straight sets for maiden SW19 crown Simona Halep produced one of the finest performances of her career to take her first Wimbledon title and deny Serena Williams a record-equalling 24th Grand Slam singles triumph....
19:00 2019-07-13

| Team SA vets & masters added more medals at surfski worlds The SA Masters surfski team took centre stage at the Ocean Racing world champs as the team added five medals to those won earlier by the juniors and U23 paddlers....
22:00 2019-09-12

US women's gymnastics team so deep, leaving Morgan Hurd home for world championships Simone Biles can add to her title collection at next month's world gymnastics championships in Germany, where she will lead the six-member US team.       ...
22:13 2019-09-23

Iron Maiden file $2m lawsuit over 'Ion Maiden' video game Heavy metal rock band Iron Maiden has filed a $2 million lawsuit against a gaming company for trademark infringement over a video game named "Ion Maiden."...
21:39 2019-05-30

Opinion: Simone Biles reaches GOAT status by doing 'alien gymnastics ... inhuman gymnastics' Simone Biles is heavily favored to win her fifth all-around title at the world gymnastics championships. And the expectations for her are sky high.       ...
02:13 2019-10-10

Dutch power to worlds gold in mixed team time trial The Netherlands underlined their favorites tag as they claimed gold in the mixed team time trial on the opening day of the UCI Road World Championships in rainy Harrogate on Sunday....
19:00 2019-09-22

North Korea urged by swim worlds organizers to send a team GWANGJU, South Korea (AP) — With North Korea so far declining to send a team, organizers of the aquatics world championships in South Korea in July are urging a change of heart. A joint declaration on Thursday by host city Gwangju and swimming world body FINA says “we earnestly desire the Nort...
14:39 2019-05-23

| Home sweet home as Perez wins maiden title at Dunhill Links Victor Perez clinched his first European Tour title after holding his nerve to pip Matthew Southgate by one shot at the Alfred Dunhill Links Championship....
23:39 2019-09-29

Iron Maiden Is Suing The Video Game Ion Maiden Ageing British metal band Iron Maiden (or at least the band’s holding company) are suing video game publisher 3D Realms over retro shooter Ion Maiden, claiming the game’s logo and marketing is “an effort to confuse consumers into believing Defendant’s products and services are somehow affiliated wit...
10:26 2019-05-30

Team GB pick up 4x400m bronze but distance races thrill on final day of Worlds "The Great Britain and Northern Ireland team finished the 2019 World Athletics Championships on a high as their 4x400m squad picked up a surprise bronze medal."...
21:52 2019-10-06

Team GB denied 4x400m bronze but distance races thrill on final day of Worlds "The Great Britain and Northern Ireland team thought they had finished the 2019 World Athletics Championships on a high with a surprise 4x400m bronze."...
01:52 2019-10-07

Iron Maiden sue video game company for $2m over Ion Maiden game Band argue that game ‘is attempting to trade off on Iron Maiden’s notoriety’ and is confusing customersIron Maiden are suing video game company 3D Realms over the game Ion Maiden, which they describe as an “incredibly blatant” infringement on their trademark.The lawsuit, which demands $2m (£1.58m) i...
13:26 2019-05-30

Team USA continues to soak in Women’s World Cup Title LYON, FRANCE – The fiesta continues for Team USA players after they beat the Netherlands 2-0 to win the 2019 World Cup. Team USA beat the Netherlands in the Championship game of the 2019 World Cup. Here's some highlights as the Red, White & Blue showed the world once again that the best w...
11:00 2019-07-08

With Little to Celebrate, Mets Honor a Title-Winning Team Fifty years after a talented pitching staff carried the Mets to their first World Series title, the franchise must acknowledge that its current plan has failed....
03:39 2019-06-30

Kawasaki Racing Team claim first world title "Kawasaki Racing Team emerged victors at the Suzuka 8 Hours after a disrupted race finish. Yamaha Factory Racing Team and Red Bull Honda rounded off the podium after an incredible finish at this year’s race, which handed Team SRC Kawasaki France their first world title."...
18:00 2019-07-31

Why a key title-winning team builder is leaving Formula 1 One of the most important yet understated members of two different, dominating Formula 1 teams will not be among the Mercedes contingent by the end of 2019...
01:52 2019-09-17

The Blues were the NHL's worst team in December ... now they have a shot at the title St Louis looked dead and buried at the end of last year, but now they face the Boston Bruins in their first Stanley Cup Finals since 1970You could make the case that no NHL team wanted to see 2018 end more than the St Louis Blues. As December came to a close, the Blues sat at 15-18-4 and were dead l...
10:13 2019-05-27

Audi could use team orders to secure 2018/19 Formula E title Audi could use team orders to secure the 2018/19 Formula E drivers' title in favour of Lucas di Grassi, despite his team-mate Daniel Abt also being in mathematical contention...
00:00 2019-07-13

Bernal lifts injury-hit Team INEOS with Tour de Suisse title ULRICHEN, Switzerland (AP) — In a rough month for Team INEOS, Egan Bernal lifted the British squad with overall victory Sunday in the nine-day Tour de Suisse. Bernal came to Switzerland to support team leader Geraint Thomas, the 2018 Tour de France champion, who crashed out in a nasty fall on Tuesda...
23:13 2019-06-23

After Blues’ triumph, Raptors could become latest team with title breakthrough this decade Since 2010, eight fan bases across the four major sports leagues have enjoyed their teams' first championships, and some other squads have also ended epic droughts....
15:26 2019-06-13

He worked security for the U.S. women, then chased a world title with the paralympic team Seth Jahn wrapped up a stint on the women's national team’s security detail before playing for the U.S. national paralympic squad at a tournament for those who have suffered traumatic brain injuries, stroke or cerebral palsy....
23:39 2019-07-14

Power won't "play games" with Penske team-mates' IndyCar title bids One-time IndyCar champion Will Power says he "won't play games" and influence the title fight between his Penske team-mates Josef Newgarden and Simon Pagenaud, as well as Andretti's Alexander Rossi...
08:52 2019-09-21

This high school football team never tackled in practice last year. Then it won a state title. As participation numbers decline and head-injury concerns rise, New Jersey has adopted an aggressive player-safety measure inspired by an undefeated state championship team....
22:52 2019-08-27

Jose Mourinho: Man City's B team has a better chance of winning the title than Man Utd, Chelsea or Arsenal Jose Mourinho has ruled Manchester United, Chelsea and Arsenal out of the Premier League title race, with Manchester City's 'B' team ranked as a stronger team....
15:13 2019-08-11

Jamie Murray and Mattek-Sands team up for Scot's fourth US Open doubles title Murray now has seven grand-slam doubles titlesUS-UK pairing beat top seeds Chan Hao-ching and Michael VenusJamie Murray ensured some success for his family at the US Open by defending the mixed doubles title with America’s Bethanie Mattek-Sands. While brother Andy skipped Flushing Meadows to build u...
07:13 2019-09-08

Short of perfection: Indoor football team suffers season's first loss in title game The Arizona Rattlers lost a 10-point lead in United Bowl to lose to the Sioux Falls Storm in the Indoor Football League's championship game.       ...
23:39 2019-07-14

Florida Tech wins its first women’s golf national title in last match before the team is eliminated Florida Tech wins the NCAA Division II Women's Golf Championship after being told in February that the team would be dissolved next year.        ...
17:52 2019-05-21

From working the Women’s World Cup to chasing a world title with paralympic team Seth Jahn wrapped up a stint on the women's national team’s security detail before playing for the U.S. national paralympic squad at a tournament for those who have suffered traumatic brain injuries, stroke or cerebral palsy....
22:39 2019-07-14

Louisville 1st to clinch CWS bid; FSU’s Martin 1 win away Louisville became the first team to clinch a spot in the College World Series, and Florida State coach Mike Martin moved a win closer to getting back to Omaha one more time before he retires. The Cardinals’ Bobby Miller carried a no-hitter through eight innings in a 12-0 win that wrapped up a ...
03:52 2019-06-09

What Gymnastics Did To Jessica Howard When Jessica Howard entered the world of gymnastics in 1987, she was three years old and wore a pink leotard adorned with poodles. She would go on to become a three-time national champion and later serve on the board of USA Gymnastics. The experience would nearly kill her....
16:52 2019-09-04

Dillard’s 2 HRs help Ole Miss clinch regional 19-4 over JSU OXFORD, Miss. (AP) — Thomas Dillard homered on the first pitch of the game and later hit a grand slam as Mississippi again overwhelmed Jacksonville State, winning 19-4 on Sunday night to advance to an NCAA Super Regional for the sixth time. Dillard finished with seven RBIs and had three of the 20 hi...
08:52 2019-06-03

Louisville 1st to clinch CWS bid; FSU's Martin 1 win away Louisville 1st team to clinch spot in College World Series; FSU coach Mike Martin one win away in his final year       ...
03:26 2019-06-09

Braves clinch, but focus on Culberson after HBP The Braves wrapped up a playoff berth Saturday, but there was no celebrating in the postgame clubhouse, as the team remained concerned about utility man Charlie Culberson, who was struck directly on the right cheekbone by a 91 mph fastball in the seventh....
08:52 2019-09-15

MLB roundup: Twins win, clinch AL Central Luis Arraez and Eddie Rosario hit two-run homers, and the Minnesota Twins clinched their first American League Central title in nine years shortly after earning a 5-1 victory over the host Detroit Tigers on Wednesday....
15:52 2019-09-26

Incredible shots from the US Gymnastics Championships The best photos from the 2019 U.S. Gymnastics Championships, which take place from August 8-11 in Kansas City, Missouri.       ...
19:26 2019-08-10

Simone Biles Has Once Again Broken Gymnastics American gymnast Simone Biles won the all-around title at the U.S. Gymnastics Championship on Sunday, making this the sixth consecutive year she’s taken home that title. She also unleashed two moves that no gymnast has ever done in competition before....
19:00 2019-08-12

Biles to USA Gymnastics: 'You had one job and you couldn't protect us' Four-time Olympic gold medalist Simone Biles spoke to reporters Wednesday about her struggle to continue practicing her sport for an organization that did not protect her -- and many others -- from Larry Nassar's abuse....
16:00 2019-08-09

| Breetzke hits maiden ton as SA Emerging dominate A maiden career century by Matthew Breetzke helped South Africa Emerging dominate day one of their opening four-day battle against Sri Lanka Emerging....
11:52 2019-07-19

Union shock Dortmund 3-1 for maiden Bundesliga win "Promoted Union Berlin stunned title contenders Borussia Dortmund 3-1 on Saturday to earn their first ever Bundesliga victory that left their opponents three points off the top."...
22:00 2019-08-31

Report: Detective’s contact with USA Gymnastics not a breach INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — An internal Indianapolis police investigation has determined that a detective didn’t violate department policies by working with USA Gymnastics’ former chief executive to deflect criticism of the organization’s child abuse reporting policies. The Indianapolis St...
21:52 2019-05-24

US men are fourth after near-perfect day at gymnastics world championships Russia won its first men's team title at the world gymnastics championships since breakup of the Soviet Union. China second, Japan third, USA fourth.       ...
02:13 2019-10-10

MLB roundup: Nationals clinch playoff bid with DH sweep Trea Turner hit a sixth-inning grand slam, and the Washington Nationals rallied past the Philadelphia Phillies 6-5 on Tuesday night, sweeping a doubleheader and clinching a National League playoff berth....
15:26 2019-09-25

Gymnastics coach under restrictions for misconduct claim A coach at a well-known Pennsylvania gymnastics training center has been suspended by the sport's governing body until a hearing on a sexual misconduct allegation....
06:13 2019-06-08

Yankees clinch AL East for first time since 2012 The Yankees beat the Angels on Thursday to clinch their first AL East title since 2012. The win also clinched New York's second straight 100-win season....
13:39 2019-09-20

Gymnastics coach suspended for misconduct allegation ALLENTOWN, Pa. (AP) — The organization tasked with policing abuse in Olympic sports has barred a Pennsylvania gymnastics coach from being around minors unsupervised while it investigates a misconduct claim. USA Gymnastics tells The Allentown Morning Call that John Holman’s suspension issued by...
00:52 2019-06-08

CC Sabathia’s likely last start as a Yankee could clinch AL East The first one in pinstripes came in 2009 to open the new building. The last one, at least in the regular season and perhaps altogether, will come Wednesday night. CC Sabathia will make his final regular-season start at Yankee Stadium, facing the Angels, the latest “last” in a year full of them for t...
12:00 2019-09-18

USA Gymnastics updates Safe Sport Policy After being rocked by a sexual abuse scandal, USA Gymnastics on Wednesday released an updated Safe Sport Policy designed to provide clearer guidelines to protect those involved in the sport....
01:26 2019-06-20

Simone Biles Takes Gymnastics to a New Level. Again. At the U.S. championships, Biles became the first woman to perform a triple double in a floor exercise competition. Though she had trouble on the landing, the judges ruled that Biles had completed the element....
05:13 2019-08-10

How did they do that? Amazing photos from world gymnastics championships The gymnastics world championships take place in Stuttgart, Germany, from October 4-13. Qualifying started Friday and produced some incredible shots.       ...
00:26 2019-10-05

Dillard's 2 HRs help Ole Miss clinch regional 19-4 over JSU Dillard homers on 1st pitch, later hits grand slam as Mississippi beats Jacksonville State 19-4 to advance to NCAA Super Regional        ...
08:52 2019-06-03

Simone Biles, in Tears, Says She Still Cannot Trust U.S.A. Gymnastics After a training session ahead of this week’s United States Gymnastics Championships, Biles described some of the emotional aftermath of the sport’s sexual abuse scandal....
05:26 2019-08-08

Gymnastics’ Latest Twist? Robot Judges That See Everything Gymnastics officials are making artificial intelligence technology available to judges at this week’s world championships. The humans, for now, have the final say....
10:52 2019-10-10

Maiden win for Leclerc at emotional Belgian Grand Prix "Ferrari\u0027s Charles Leclerc picked up his maiden win at an emotional Belgian Grand Prix, coming one day after a driver was killed in an F2 race."...
17:52 2019-09-01

Ewan pips Groenewegen for maiden Tour win in Stage 11 "Australia’s Caleb Ewan opened his Tour de France account with a fast finish in Stage 11 at Toulouse to deny Dutchman Dylan Groenewegen and Italian Elia Viviani."...
18:13 2019-07-17

Maiden's Tracy Edwards on coming to terms with being an inspiration When Maiden was released in theaters earlier this year, The A.V. Club’s Allison Shoemaker said the documentary lived on the strength of Maiden skipper Tracy Edwards’ “engrossing” quest. With the film hitting DVD and digital October 1, The A.V. Club took the opportunity to sit down with Edwards to ta...
20:00 2019-10-01

Russian drone Okhotnik makes maiden flight The Russian Federation has developed a drone capable of flying up to 5,000 kilometers (3,100 miles). The project had been veiled in secrecy but the ministry has now released a video of the unmanned vehicle online....
01:13 2019-08-08

NHL: Blues on verge of maiden Stanley Cup after blanking Bruins The St. Louis Blues moved one win away from their first Stanley Cup triumph after a controversial 2-1 win over the Boston Bruins on Thursday gave them a 3-2 lead in the National Hockey League's best-of-seven championship....
07:13 2019-06-07

Swiss need more time to clinch EU treaty: foreign minister Switzerland's political system of painstaking consensus-building requires more time to strike a deal with the European Union on a new treaty, Foreign Minister Ignazio Cassis said, suggesting no quick resolution to a potentially damaging log-jam....
10:13 2019-06-19

Simone Biles blasts USA Gymnastics: ‘You had one job . . . and you couldn’t protect us!’ At the U.S. championships, the Olympic gold medalist says, ‘It’s not easy coming back to the sport, coming back to the organization that has failed you.’...
00:52 2019-08-08

3 Years Ago It Could Not Walk. Now Humanoid Robot Atlas Does Gymnastics. The internet gawks each time Boston Dynamics releases a video showing its eye-catching humanoid robot, Atlas, performing newly acquired acrobatic tricks....
06:26 2019-09-26

MLB roundup: Yankees notch 100th win to clinch AL East Masahiro Tanaka pitched seven effective innings, and four Yankees hit home runs as New York clinched the American League East title with a 9-1 victory over the visiting Los Angeles Angels on Thursday....
11:52 2019-09-20

Simone Biles Tears Up While Expressing Anger At USA Gymnastics Simone Biles is getting ready to compete in the U.S Gymnastics Championships in Kansas City, Mo. this weekend, and Wednesday night she met with reporters after her training session. When she was asked about how she feels to be competing under the USA Gymnastics banner after the organization failed t...
17:00 2019-08-08

BJP Set To Clinch A Rajya Sabha Seat From Odisha With BJD Backing The Bharatiya Janata Party on Friday named Ashwini Baishnab, a former bureaucrat, as its candidate for the Rajya Sabha bypolls in Odisha, with the state's ruling Biju Janata Dal also announcing its......
00:13 2019-06-22

Louisville shuts out ECU 12-0 to clinch NCAA super regional LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Bobby Miller carried a no-hitter into the bottom of the ninth inning, Justin Lavey had three RBI and the Cardinals beat East Carolina 12-0 on Saturday to clinch the NCAA super regional and reach its fourth College World Series since 2013. Miller (7-1) hit Chandler Jenkins with...
00:00 2019-06-09

Gymnastics coach suspended for sexual misconduct allegation A coach at a well-known Pennsylvania gymnastics training center has been suspended by the sport's governing body until a hearing on a sexual misconduct allegation....
00:00 2019-06-08

NBA Playoffs: Kawhi, Raptors clinch first NBA Finals appearance The Toronto Raptors are headed to the NBA Finals for the first time in franchise history after a thrilling 100-94 win over the Milwaukee Bucks in Game 6 of the NBA Eastern Conference Finals....
06:00 2019-05-26

Fighting Cormier in the clinch could spell doom for Miocic at UFC 241 Stipe Miocic must use his advantages in size and power while fighting at distance in order to reclaim the UFC heavyweight title from Daniel Cormier on Saturday night....
07:26 2019-08-15

Brewers vs. Reds: Milwaukee will clinch playoff spot The DMV (Dept. of Money Vultures) says the license plates no one wanted will be ready in April. The winning design features our city’s iconic skyline, Statue of Liberty, Niagara Falls and a Long Island lighthouse. The design finishing a close second, submitted by Stitches, featured construction cone...
00:00 2019-09-26

Dipa Karmakar Will Return To Gymnastics When Fully Fit, Says Coach Dipa Karmakar's rehabilitation after a knee injury is taking longer than usual, forcing her out of the Asian Championships scheduled from June 13-16....
17:26 2019-05-23

Senate leaders clinch deal on Iran war vote Senate Republican and Democratic leaders on Wednesday reached a deal to hold a debate on Iran this week, clearing the way for passage of a major defense policy bill before the July Fourth recess begins. Senate Democrats had threatened in recent days to hold up the must-pass defense bill if they didn...
22:39 2019-06-27

Watch Astana clinch victory in Vuelta opening TTT "Colombia\u0027s Miguel Angel Lopez leads home the winning Astana team in Torreviejo to secure the first red jersey of the 2019 Vuelta. Watch LIVE on Eurosport and the Eurosport Player."...
07:52 2019-08-25

MLB roundup: Springer hits 3 HRs, Astros clinch West George Springer homered in each of his first three plate appearances, shouldering the load until the Houston Astros broke free with a six-run fifth inning in their 13-5 victory over the visiting Los Angeles Angels on Sunday....
04:39 2019-09-23

2019 US Gymnastics Championships Night Two: How to watch, TV, streaming Simone Biles is back in action Sunday for night two of the 2019 U.S. Gymnastics Championships. Here's all the info you need to catch the competition.       ...
02:39 2019-08-12

Cheerleader was quadriplegic after 2016 gymnastics accident. Now she's walking In 2016, cheerleader Lindsey Schuler lay on the floor after doing a handspring, unable to move below her neck. Her recovery has been remarkable.       ...
19:00 2019-10-06

Sri Lanka Beat Pakistan In Second T20I To Clinch Series Bhanuka Rajapaksa struck an aggressive maiden international half-century while spinner Wanindu Hasaranga scalped three wickets to help Sri Lanka beat Pakistan in second T20I....
21:13 2019-10-07

Mick Schumacher takes maiden Formula Two victory at Hungary GP • ‘It is very special,’ says 20-year-old son of Michael Schumacher• Ferrari academy driver raises huge cheer as he crosses lineMick Schumacher took his first win in Formula Two at the Hungaroring after a tense race with Japan’s Nobuharu Matsushita. Schumacher is attempting to follow his father Micha...
18:39 2019-08-04

Ghiotto beats Latifi for maiden Formula 2 feature race win Luca Ghiotto fended off Williams Formula 1 junior Nicholas Latifi, in a battle which involved the two making contact, to take victory in the Silverstone Formula 2 feature race....
22:00 2019-07-13

Charles Leclerc dedicates maiden F1 win to memory of Anthoine Hubert • Ferrari driver wins at Spa a day after death of childhood friend• ‘We grew up together in karting, it is very difficult’Charles Leclerc described his maiden Formula One victory as the realisation of a childhood dream but one that he would find difficult to enjoy after the death of his friend Antho...
02:52 2019-09-02

Retiring Hamilton Masakadza Leads Zimbabwe To Maiden Win Over Afghanistan Zimbabwe vs Afghanistan: The win, Zimbabwe's first in the tournament after three successive losses, also ended Afghanistan's record 12-match winning streak in T20Is....
06:52 2019-09-21

Iron Maiden’s ‘Legacy of the Beast’ tour is ‘the biggest production we’ve ever had’ Playing heavy metal at breakneck speeds and ear-splitting volume is challenging enough. But how about doing it while surrounded by flamethrowers, a swooping fighter jet and a giant, ghoulish mascot named Eddie lurking over your shoulder? For the members of the legendary British heavy metal band Iron...
21:13 2019-07-24

American teenager Gauff reaches maiden WTA final in Linz American teenage sensation Coco Gauff progressed to her maiden WTA final as she eased past Germany's Andrea Petkovic 6-4 6-4 at the Linz Open on Saturday....
21:13 2019-10-12

Red Bull Ring F3: Armstrong clinches convincing maiden FIA F3 pole Ferrari Formula 1 junior Marcus Armstrong took his first FIA Formula 3 pole position for Prema Racing in a dramatic and frenetic qualifying session at the Red Bull Ring...
20:00 2019-06-28

Chicagoland NASCAR: Bowman claims maiden Cup win after rain delay Hendrick Motorsports driver Alex Bowman beat Chip Ganassi Racing's Kyle Larson in a late-race duel to clinch his maiden NASCAR Cup Series victory at Chicagoland...
15:52 2019-07-01

Burns maiden ton helps England take initiative in Ashes opener "Rory Burns smashed an unbeaten maiden test century as England gained the upper hand in the first Ashes test by finishing day two on 267-4, trailing Australia by just 17 runs on Friday."...
05:39 2019-08-03

Simone Biles slams USA Gymnastics over Larry Nassar scandal Olympic gold medalist Simone Biles is blasting USA Gymnastics for failing to protect its athletes from sicko sports doctor Larry Nassar. “I don’t mean to cry, but it’s hard coming here for an organization and having had them fail us so many times,” Biles, one of hundreds of women to accuse Nassar of...
18:39 2019-08-08

MLB roundup: Braves hammer Nats, clinch playoff spot Ronald Acuna Jr.'s two-run double highlighted a four-run seventh-inning rally Saturday that sparked visiting Atlanta to a 10-1 win over the Washington Nationals -- and propelled the Braves into the playoffs....
17:13 2019-09-15

Rays, A's clinch wild-card spots; Indians left out The Tampa Bay Rays and Oakland Athletics both clinched playoff berths as the American League wild cards on Friday, leaving the Cleveland Indians on the outside looking in....
04:52 2019-09-28

NBA Finals: Raptors could make history and clinch championship with Game 5 win Tipoff is set for 9 p.m. ET on Monday at Scotiabank Arena in downtown Toronto. There will be several road closures and transit changes in effect for the game....
17:13 2019-06-10

New York Yankees double up on Boston Red Sox to clinch London series • Boston Red Sox 8-12 New York Yankees• Didi Gregorius keeps record home-run streak alive late onIt turned out to be a productive city break for the New York Yankees after they bade farewell to London by wrapping up their mini-series against the Boston Red Sox with a convincing 12-8 win at the Londo...
22:39 2019-06-30

Jade Carey's second silver on vault at world gymnastics championships even better than first U.S. gymnast Jade Carey sat out 2018 world championships in effort to land spot at Tokyo Olympics through World Cups, where she leads vault standings.       ...
18:52 2019-10-12

Rookies and middle relievers can help clinch fantasy baseball titles Rocky said he “ain’t never heard no bell.” Lenny Kravitz echoed Yogi Berra when he said, “It ain’t over ’til it’s over,” and everyone’s favorite from “Dumb & Dumber,” Lloyd said, “So you’re saying there’s a chance.” This is it. We are at the final week of the MLB season, and fantasy baseball champio...
12:00 2019-09-22

This video of a humanoid robot showing off its gymnastics skills is mesmerizing Boston Dynamics' humanoid Atlas robot, which has already demonstrated incredibly impressive human-like abilities, just keeps getting better and better....
20:00 2019-09-25

Simone Biles Just Made Gymnastics History and the 2020 Olympics Can't Come Soon Enough Nailed it! Not that there was every any doubt, but Simone Biles really is the GOAT. The 22-year-old Olympian went where no gymnast has ever gone before on Friday evening, making history......
07:13 2019-08-10

Raptors hold off Warriors in Game 6 thriller to clinch first championship Toronto clinched the first championship in franchise history and ended Golden State's reign with a thrilling Game 6 victory.       ...
12:52 2019-06-14

Simone Biles competes at the 2019 Gymnastics World Championships Biles entered the 2019 World Championships having already won 20 career medals at worlds, including 14 gold. Now she tries to add to her hardware.       ...
08:52 2019-10-06

Opinion: Simone Biles sets the standard in gymnastics and maybe any sport you can name Simone Biles is so dominant, it's fair to compare her with LeBron James, Serena Williams or Tom Brady. Or, Olympians Michael Phelps and Usain Bolt.       ...
22:39 2019-10-13

Three years ago it could barely walk. Now Atlas the humanoid robot is doing gymnastics. Three years ago it was barely walking. Now, Atlas, the humanoid robot from Boston Dynamics is performing gymnastic routines that mimic professional athletes....
22:39 2019-09-25

Sweden pounce on sloppy England to clinch third place at World Cup Sweden benefited from poor defending and the video assistant referee to beat England 2-1 in the women's World Cup third place playoff match on Saturday....
20:52 2019-07-06

Watch: Astros clinch AL West behind George Springer's three homers The Houston Astros clinched their third consecutive American League West division title after getting three home runs from George Springer in a 13-5 win against the Los Angeles Angels....
17:00 2019-09-23

Six Indian Gymnasts Selected For Artistic Gymnastics World Championships The selection trials were held at the Indira Gandhi Indoor Stadium and the performances were evaluated by qualified judges from the national and international level....
20:39 2019-09-16

Now The War of the Worlds has spread to inner space Carl Guyenette has turned musician Jeff Wayne's 70’s concept album into two hours of immersive terror – by putting all the tech at the service of the story...
19:00 2019-05-24

Oulton Park BTCC: Hill loses maiden win after clash with Neal Jake Hill has lost his first ever British Touring Car Championship victory after being given a 20-second penalty following contact with Matt Neal in the final race at Oulton Park...
21:26 2019-06-30

Ferrari Formula 1 junior Ilott grabs maiden F2 pole at Monza Ferrari Formula 1 junior Callum Ilott took a maiden Formula 2 pole position at Monza, one week after his team-mate Juan Manuel Correa was injured at Spa...
20:13 2019-09-06

Panghal, Kaushik Eye Maiden Final Berths At World Boxing Championships Amit Panghal will take on Kazakhstan's Saken Bibossinov in the World Boxing Championships semi-finals on Friday while Manish Kaushik will face Cuban top seed Andy Gomez Cruz....
16:00 2019-09-19

Brussels dresses in yellow to honor Merckx's maiden Tour win Hundreds of thousands of people gathered in downtown Brussels as the Belgian capital turned yellow to celebrate cycling great Eddy Merckx's maiden Tour de France victory half a century ago       ...
20:52 2019-07-04

MotoGP: Petrucci Beats Marquez To Win Italian GP; Bags Maiden Victory Ducati rider Danilo Petrucci crossed the chequered flag to claim his maiden MotoGP victory, after a climactic battle with reigning world champion Marc Marquez. Petrucci secured his first-ever win at......
19:00 2019-06-02

'No other race I've dreamt of winning!' - Ewan revels in maiden stage victory "Australia’s Caleb Ewan opened his Tour de France account with a fast finish in Stage 11 at Toulouse to deny Dutchman Dylan Groenewegen and Italian Elia Viviani."...
00:00 2019-07-18

Danilo Petrucci takes maiden MotoGP victory in thrilling Italian GP Ducati rider Danilo Petrucci secured his maiden MotoGP victory on home soil at Mugello after edging out Marc Marquez at the conclusion of a thrilling Italian Grand Prix...
15:39 2019-06-02

Mayank Agarwal Smashes Maiden Century On His Home Test Debut India vs South Africa: Mayank Agarwal scored his maiden Test century off 204 balls as India continued to dominate South Africa on the second day of the first Test....
11:13 2019-10-03

USA Gymnastics revamps Safe Sport policy amid abuse scandal USA Gymnastics is overhauling its Safe Sport policy in hopes of providing better protection for athletes and clearer guidelines for coaches, parents, trainers and club owners on what constitutes abuse. The organization released the new policy on Wednesday after consulting with a wide spectrum of peo...
19:00 2019-06-19

Simone Biles, 22, wins record 25th world gymnastics medal American star Simone Biles shattered the record for medals by a gymnast at the 2019 World Championships by winning gold medals on the balance beam and floor exercise....
03:00 2019-10-14

Johnson's major U-turn sets up 48 hours to clinch Brexit deal EU gives go-ahead to weekend meetings after PM appears to backtrack on customs stanceBoris Johnson has signalled that he will make a last-ditch U-turn on his plans for the Irish border, setting up 48 hours of intense negotiations that will make or break a Brexit deal.On a day of rapid movement in ta...
05:52 2019-10-12

Simone Biles sets medal mark at gymnastics world championships STUTTGART, Germany — Simone Biles broke the all-time record for most medals by any gymnast at the world championships by winning the balance beam and floor exercise Sunday. Biles won her 24th medal on the beam, breaking a tie on 23 with the Belarusian men’s gymnast Vitaly Scherbo, and added he...
23:26 2019-10-13

Monza F2: Aitken holds off King to clinch sprint race victory Renault Formula 1 junior Jack Aitken took a third win of the Formula 2 season at Monza following an epic battle with Jordan King and Ferrari junior Callum Ilott...
15:13 2019-09-08

Incredible gravity-defying images from the Rhythmic Gymnastics World Championships Gymnasts from all over the world compete in the Rhythmic Gymnastics World Championships, held in Azerbaijan. Check out the best twirls and tricks.       ...
01:52 2019-09-17

'You had one job': Simone Biles in tears over USA Gymnastics' failures in abuse scandal – video Simone Biles was in tears as she spoke about the anger and disappointment she feels about the handling of the Larry Nassar sexual abuse scandal, only two days before attempting to win her sixth US national title. It is just over 18 months since the Olympic gymnastics champion revealed she was among ...
03:13 2019-08-09

Mithali, Raut Shine As India Clinch ODI Series Against South Africa Mithali Raj and Punam Raut smashed impressive fifties to guide the Indian women's cricket team to a series-clinching five-wicket win over South Africa....
19:00 2019-10-11

MLB roundup: Astros clinch home field, Verlander gets 3,000th strikeout Justin Verlander became the 18th pitcher in major league history to reach the 3,000-strikeout plateau on Saturday as the Houston Astros recorded a 6-3 victory over the Los Angeles Angels in Anaheim, Calif....
15:39 2019-09-29

Rays beat Blue Jays to clinch wild-card spot An excellent outing from starter Tyler Glasnow and a two-run homer from Tommy Pham helped the Tampa Bay Rays clinch an American League wild-card berth with a 6-2 win against the Toronto Blue Jays on Friday....
08:00 2019-09-28

Rafael Nadal beats Dominic Thiem to clinch French Open Spain’s Rafael Nadal has won the French Open for the 12th time, beating his Austrian opponent Dominic Thiem over four sets. Thiem had drawn level, winning the second set before Nadal stormed back to win the title....
20:26 2019-06-09

Sun embroiled in more podium controversy at worlds There was more podium drama at the world swimming championships on Tuesday as British bronze medallist Duncan Scott refused to shake hands with Sun Yang after the Chinese swimmer's victory in the 200 meters freestyle....
18:52 2019-07-23

Biles lands new skills at worlds American Simone Biles landed the triple-double on the floor exercise and the double-double dismount off the balance beam at the world gymnastics championships in Stuttgart, Germany on Saturday to have two new skills named after her....
00:52 2019-10-06

The BBC unleashes the trailer for a right proper little War Of The Worlds H. G. Wells’ The War Of The Worlds—the author’s classic treatise on the power of bacteria and nature’s most elegant shape, the laser-shooting tripod—has seen its fair share of adaptations over the years. (It’s the rare story that can count both Steven Spielberg and Orson Welles among its adherents....
11:52 2019-09-29

The Outer Worlds Is An RPG About Controlling The Narrative If you fall into the category of people who believe that 2010’s Fallout: New Vegas was the best game in the series, then The Outer Worlds might be for you. Last week at E3, I spoke to the game’s co-director, Leonard Boyarsky, for a bonus episode of Kotaku Splitscreen digging deep into this cyberpunk...
22:39 2019-06-17

It's the US vs. the UK: Meet The Challenge: War of the Worlds 2 Cast The worlds are at war once again for MTV's The Challenge. The network revealed the cast of The Challenge: War of the Worlds 2, coming Wednesday, Aug. 28 with 90-minute episodes. This......
21:13 2019-08-09

Where ‘The Outer Worlds' gets its sense of humor In The Outer Worlds, there are specially bred swine called "cystypigs." You find them in a factory farm near Fallbrook, a smuggler's town on a distant planet. Maybe you climbed through the sewers and emerged face to ass with one, or entered through t......
00:39 2019-06-14

Bencic defeats Vekic to secure maiden Grand Slam semi-final "Belinda Bencic put her friendship with Donna Vekic to one side as she booked her place in a Grand Slam semi-final for the very first time at the US Open."...
21:00 2019-09-04

Herta beats Rossi to claim maiden IndyCar pole at Road America Colton Herta claimed his first IndyCar pole position at Road America, beating Alexander Rossi to the top spot as the pair traded places at the top of the timesheets...
03:52 2019-06-23

Tassi secures maiden WTCR pole and Honda 1-2 for Vila Real finale Attila Tassi secured his maiden World Touring Car Cup pole position for the final race of the weekend at Vila Real, with Tiago Monteiro completing a KCMG Honda one-two...
15:00 2019-07-07

Medvedev sees off Wawrinka to reach maiden Grand Slam semi-final "Daniil Medvedev’s remarkable US Open run continued into the semi-finals following a four-set victory over three-time Grand Slam champion Stan Wawrinka."...
00:52 2019-09-04

Final preview: How Thiem can tame Nadal for maiden Roland Garros triumph "Mats Wilander and Alex Corretja preview the men\u0027s French Open final and consider what Dominic Thiem must do to prevent Rafa Nadal from winning a 12th title."...
11:13 2019-06-09

Hill takes dominant maiden BTCC victory in final race at Knockhill Jake Hill took a maiden victory in the British Touring Car Championship by dominating the final race of the weekend at Knockhill in his Trade Price Cars Racing Audi S3...
20:26 2019-09-15

Crowds force Costco to shut maiden China store early on opening day U.S. hypermarket chain Costco Wholesale Corp was forced to shut its first store in China early on its opening day on Tuesday, according to state media, after large crowds flocked through the door and caused traffic jams in the Shanghai neighborhood....
14:52 2019-08-27

Charles Leclerc dedicates maiden F1 win to Anthoine Hubert at the Belgian Grand Prix Charles Leclerc claimed his maiden Formula One victory for Ferrari in Belgium on Sunday and immediately dedicated the triumph to late childhood friend Anthoine Hubert....
18:39 2019-09-01

Nadia Comaneci Praises School Kids Performing Gymnastics Moves On Street A video that is currently going viral online shows two schoolchildren performing tough gymnastics moves with apparent ease. It has been viewed over 5 lakh times on Twitter, and has even caught the......
20:39 2019-08-30

Simone Biles ties world gymnastics championship record with 23rd medal Already considered by many as the greatest gymnast in history, Simone Biles continued her dominance as she tied the record for gymnastics world championships following her gold performance on the vault Saturday in Germany...
22:26 2019-10-12

Nationals star Anthony Rendon wishes more fans saw playoff clinch: 'It would have been nice' Washington Nationals third baseman Anthony Rendon wished more fans showed up to watch the team clinch a playoff appearance Tuesday night.       ...
19:00 2019-09-25

Athletics: Russian Lasitskene first woman to clinch three world high jump titles Maria Lasitskene became the first woman to win a third world high jump title, gracefully clearing 2.04 meters on Monday to bring Russia's neutral athletes a second gold in two days....
06:26 2019-10-01

Brother of Gymnastics Phenom Simone Biles Arrested and Charged With Triple Murder The brother of U.S. Olympic gymnast and multiple record-breaker Simone Biles was arrested and charged with murder Thursday, in connection with a shooting at a New Year’s Eve party in Cleveland, Ohio....
17:26 2019-08-30

Orioles surrender 259th home run to clinch ignominious record in loss to Rays Tampa Bay’s Austin Meadows put the O’s in the record book for most home runs allowed in a season, and the Rays tack on another for good measure in 5-2 win at Camden Yards....
11:13 2019-08-23

Ireland 47-5 Samoa: Joe Schmidt's men clinch quarter-final spot as Bundee Aki is sent off Johnny Sexton's two-try turn dragged 14-man Ireland to the World Cup quarter-finals but Bundee Aki's red card in the 47-5 win over Samoa could end his tournament....
01:52 2019-10-13

Gold medal gymnastics champ Simone Biles breaks world record The female athlete has become the most decorated gymnast in World Championships history with her 24th and 25th gold medal on the floor and vault beam. Hailing from Ohio, the record medalist is only 22 years old....
18:39 2019-10-13

Formula 1: Valtteri Bottas wins in Japan as Mercedes clinch the constructor's championship Valtteri Bottas claimed his third win of the season in Japan after Germany's Sebastian Vettel failed to defend pole position at Suzuka. The result clinched a sixth straight constructors' title for Mercedes....
11:26 2019-10-13

Katelyn Ohashi in ESPN Body Issue: Why UCLA gymnastics routine went viral Katelyn Ohashi thinks her viral January gymnastics routine for UCLA showed a different side of the sport. “For the past two years, we’ve only heard negative things about gymnastics and how it’s abusive. But the sport isn’t abusive. It was the culture,” 22-year-old Ohash...
21:00 2019-09-04

Gymnastics: Nagornyy claims vault gold as Russia raise the roof in Stuttgart Nikita Nagornyy won the individual vault final for his third gold medal at the world gymnastics championships in Stuttgart, while team mate Artur Dalaloyan ensured a one-two Russian finish on Sunday....
16:13 2019-10-13

Van Dijk ruled out of worlds with double fracture "Ellen van Dijk (Trek-Segafredo \u0026 the Netherlands) has been ruled out of the upcoming World Championships after suffering a broken humerus and pelvis during the Boels Ladies Tour."...
18:52 2019-09-09

New Campaign Is Asking Every Country on Earth to Name Distant Worlds A new campaign headed by the International Astronomical Union (IAU) called IAU100 NameExoWorlds will allow each country in the world to name a star and its exoplanet, the IAU announced yesterday.Read more......
06:13 2019-06-08

Heaven’s Vault review – new worlds, new words A gripping adventure from award-winning studio Inkle casts you as an archaeologist translating an ancient alien languageHeaven’s Vault, a science fiction adventure told with the appealing restraint of an Asimov classic, begins as something of a reluctant manhunt. Your character, Aliya, an orphan who...
15:52 2019-05-21

The Outer Worlds Is Just As Screwed Up As Real Life Before one of the designers of The Outer Worlds talked to me about the game he worked on, he commented on the Buffy The Vampire Slayer patch on the back of my denim vest....
17:52 2019-08-02

Coleman set for worlds after USADA charge withdrawn World 100 meters favorite Christian Coleman is eligible to compete in this month's world championships and the 2020 Olympics after a whereabouts charge against the American sprinter was withdrawn by the U.S. Anti-Doping Agency (USADA) on Monday....
06:39 2019-09-03

BBC drops first trailer for new adaptation of H.G. Wells’ War of the Worlds Martians invade Earth in The War of the Worlds, a new BBC adaptation of the H.G. Wells novel. The BBC dropped the first trailer for its upcoming adaptation of the classic H.G. Wells science fiction novel The War of the Worlds. The three-part miniseries is set in Edwardian England—just a few years ...
06:00 2019-10-01

Women's World Cup: Norway and Nigeria are worlds apart Norway beat Nigeria 3-0 at the Women's World Cup on Saturday. The two teams are worlds apart on the field and are also are fighting very different battles in their quest for equality, writes DW's Barbara Mohr in Reims....
20:26 2019-06-09

Salazar ban another unwanted distraction at troubled worlds The athletics world championships were hit by another unwanted distraction on Tuesday when renowned American coach Alberto Salazar was banned for four years for doping violations, putting the sport again in the drugs spotlight....
09:39 2019-10-02

Patty Mills fires again as Australia reach maiden Basketball World Cup semi-final Guard scores 24 points in 82-70 win over Czech RepublicSpain await in Friday’s shootout for place in finalPatty Mills blazed Australia into their first Basketball World Cup semi-final, starring again as the Boomers beat the Czech Republic 82-70 in China. The shooting guard finished with 24 points an...
08:00 2019-09-12

Dan Evans denied maiden Wimbledon last-16 berth after losing epic five-set clash against Joao Sousa Dan Evans was unable to set up a fourth-round clash with Rafael Nadal as his Wimbledon campaign ended with a heartbreaking five-set loss to Joao Sousa....
02:00 2019-07-07

The Open champion Shane Lowry targets Ryder Cup glory after maiden Major triumph Shane Lowry has targeted making fellow Irishman Padraig Harrington's European Ryder Cup team his No1 goal after claiming a first major title at The Open....
13:39 2019-07-22

Nadal and Serena the daunting obstacles as fellow semi-finalists target maiden triumph "Six players in the US Open semi-finals have never reached a Grand Slam final. The other two are Rafael Nadal and Serena Williams. The most daunting of obstacles stand in the way of maiden triumphs, writes Michael Hincks."...
19:00 2019-09-05

Simone Biles ties world gymnastics championships medal record after winning vault With a gold in vault Saturday, Simone Biles picked up her 23rd medal at the world gymnastics championships, tying record for most world medals.       ...
18:52 2019-10-12

Simone Biles makes history with balance beam dismount at US women's gymnastics championship Simone Biles — the five-time Olympic medalist who's described as the greatest gymnast of her generation — made history on Friday with a spectacular beam dismount at the U.S. Gymnastics Championships....
02:13 2019-08-12

Dutee Chand Clocks Fastest Time By An Indian In 2019 To Clinch 200M Gold Dutee Chand completed a sprint double in the season-ending 59th National Open Athletics Championships, clocking the fastest time in 200m by an Indian this year....
19:39 2019-10-13

#BlackGirlMagic: Simone Biles Shatters Gymnastics Record by Winning Her 21st Medal in the Sport Gymnastics phenom Simone Biles became the most-medaled woman in the sport Tuesday when she won her 21st medal at the gymnastics world championships....
08:26 2019-10-09

Opinion: Gymnastics champ Simone Biles puts critics in their place with goat leotard Simone Biles has won more titles at the world championships than any gymnast, male or female. If an athlete is worthy of the GOAT title, it's Biles.       ...
04:52 2019-08-08

| Campbell stalks Manuel at swimming worlds after doping row Simone Manuel set the pace in the women's 100m freestyle as normal service resumed at the FINA World Championships after a doping storm threatened to spiral out of control....
08:00 2019-07-25

Biles eclipses record with 24th medal at Worlds "Simone Biles clinched a record 24th medal at the World Gymnastics Championships on Sunday, becoming the most decorated athlete in the event\u0027s history."...
19:39 2019-10-13

| Tough new standards have Aussies fine-tuned for worlds Coach Jacco Verhaeren has set brutally difficult qualifying standards to make Australia's team for the FINA World Championships team after a poor showing two years ago....
08:13 2019-07-16

The moon was once a frontier. But new worlds now beckon | Martin Rees Fifty years ago, Nasa’s moon landing enthralled my generation. But the cosmos holds other secrets that space exploration could unlockMy favourite childhood reading in the 1950s included the Eagle comic, especially the adventures of Dan Dare, Pilot of the Future – where the brilliant artwork depicted...
08:00 2019-07-20

At 49, race walker Garcia charged up for his 13th worlds Spaniard Jesus Angel Garcia will make a record 13th appearance at the world championships that begin in Doha this week and the 49-year-old said on Monday he had a full battery ahead of the 50-km race walk....
01:00 2019-09-24

Mysterious Worlds: Travels to the Faerie and Shamanic Realms There are many accounts of a land of immortality and eternal youth in world myths and legends, as well as shamanic and indigenous spiritual traditions. Mysterious Worlds Writing in his recent work, Sky Shamans of Mongolia, Kevin Turner tells us that the three worlds or realms of the Mongolian Darkha...
14:39 2019-05-21

| Dressel drives on but Sun doping spats overshadow worlds Caeleb Dressel swam a sizzling 100m freestyle heat as fallout from the bust-up between Sun Yang and Duncan Scott continued to swirl at the world championships....
11:26 2019-07-24

| Tight-lipped Coleman sets pace at worlds Christian Coleman made a smooth start to his bid for World Championship gold in Doha Friday, romping to a comfortable victory in the opening round of the 100 metres heats....
23:39 2019-09-27

Greco-Roman Wrestlers Continue To Struggle At Worlds The Olympic qualification was at stake in three categories but all three Indians cut a sorry figure as Manish (67kg), Sunil Kumar (87kg) and Ravi (97kg) exited without a fight....
18:52 2019-09-15

'Mirror Worlds' Creator Wants to Displace Facebook—With Blockchain Computer science professor David Gelernter envisaged social networks long before Facebook. Now, he wants to reclaim the concept, using blockchain technology....
21:52 2019-07-04

Mars invades: Jeff Wayne's 'The War of the Worlds' goes interactive Twenty-first-century Londoners will be transported back to the late 19th century of H.G. Wells' "The War of the Worlds" to join a fight for survival after a Martian invasion in an interactive experience featuring theater and virtual reality and holograms....
11:52 2019-05-31

Obsidian's 'The Outer Worlds' launches on October 25th You now have a date to mark on your calendar if you've been looking forward to Obsidian's The Outer Worlds since it was announced in late 2018. The Fallout-style open world title will be available on October 25th, 2019 -- it's not imminent, but it's......
23:00 2019-06-09

U.S. gymnast MyKayla Skinner is left out of lineup at worlds Six U.S. gymnasts were picked at a camp for the world championships, but MyKayla Skinner's scores and bars and beam could have hurt her chances.       ...
22:26 2019-10-03

| No sweat for chilled athletes at hot-house Qatar worlds Athletes competing at the World Athletics Championships which kick off in Doha will warm up on a field where daytime temperatures reach 38 degrees celsius....
20:39 2019-09-26

Skateboarder Sky Brown, 11, takes bronze at worlds with eye on Olympics Brown, 11, takes bronze at world skateboarding championshipsBritish prodigy remains on track to qualify for Tokyo OlympicsShaun White finishes 13th in setback for Olympic qualificationSky Brown, the 11-year-old British skateboarding prodigy who is on track to become the youngest female to compete at...
03:13 2019-09-15

Ocean worlds with a thick atmosphere may be better for life than Earth Earth is the only planet we know has life, but it might not be the best one - a thicker atmosphere and slower spin would make a world more conducive to sea life...
16:39 2019-09-30

Weary Thomas pulls out of time trial at worlds Geraint Thomas has withdrawn from the individual time trial at UCI Road World Championships in Yorkshire after failing to get back to full fitness for the event following the Tour de France....
19:13 2019-09-21

Russia to host 2023 hockey worlds in St. Petersburg BRATISLAVA, Slovakia (AP) — The International Ice Hockey Federation has picked the Russian city of St. Petersburg to host the 2023 world championships. Russia plans to build a 23,000-seat arena in central St. Petersburg for the event, and also use the city’s Ice Place venue built for the 2000 ...
14:39 2019-05-24

Felix ready to compete in U.S. relay pool for worlds Six-times Olympic champion Allyson Felix will be a part of the United States' 4x400 metres relay pool for next month's world championships in Doha, her brother told Reuters on Tuesday....
03:13 2019-08-28

Sean Carroll Thinks We All Exist on Multiple Worlds In his book *Something Deeply Hidden*, the physicist explores the idea of Many Worlds, which holds that the universe continually splits into new branches....
14:39 2019-09-10

Climate Protesters and World Leaders: Same Planet, Different Worlds Friday’s global climate protests put the gap between activists and many of the world leaders preparing to meet in New York City next week into stark focus....
18:26 2019-09-21

The Outer Worlds doesn't shy away from its Fallout roots - and that's great When Obsidian Entertainment revealed The Outer Worlds at E3 2018 it was hard to ignore the radioactive elephant in the room. A dystopian sci-fi RPG with dark humor and madcap characters? Bethesda's Fallout series immediately spring to mind. And that comparison wouldn't necessarily be ...
09:39 2019-06-14

Athletics: Kenyans pull out of worlds after failing to take tests Jackline Wambui, who won the 800 metres at the Kenyan trials, and Linda Kageha, who was in the mixed relay team, have withdrawn from the world championships after failing to take mandatory testosterone level tests, an Athletics Kenya (AK) official said on Thursday....
00:26 2019-09-20

| 2 Kenyans dropped from Doha Worlds over testosterone levels Two female Kenyan middle-distance runners have been dropped from the team for this month's IAAF World Championships due to high levels of testosterone....
18:26 2019-09-20

BBC's Seven Worlds, One Planet shines spotlight on climate crisis New Attenborough series aims to be as influential as Blue Planet II was on plastic wasteA new BBC natural history series narrated by Sir David Attenborough airing later this month will have a conservationist message about the impact of the climate crisis at its heart.Seven Worlds, One Planet will sh...
19:39 2019-10-07

Ashleigh Barty rides momentum heading into maiden grand slam final | Simon Cambers Australia’s No 1 plans to go out and simply enjoy French Open decider against Markéta Vondroušová There have been a couple of near-misses in the 46 years since the last Australian champion at Roland Garros, with Wendy Turnbull, in 1979, and Sam Stosur, in 2010, going closest of all. But on Saturday,...
00:26 2019-06-08

Odion Ighalo strengthens Golden Boot claim as Nigeria clinch third place at Africa Cup of Nations Odion Ighalo netted the only goal of the game and went off injured as Nigeria sealed victory over Tunisia in the third-place play-off at the Africa Cup of Nations on Wednesday night....
00:13 2019-07-18

Biles wins vault gold to tie worlds medal record Simone Biles claimed a record-equaling 23rd medal at the gymnastics world championships on Saturday, leading an American one-two finish in the vault final in Stuttgart....
19:39 2019-10-12

American Biles wins record 24th medal at worlds American Simone Biles clinched a record 24th medal at the world gymnastics championships on Sunday, becoming the most decorated athlete in the event's history....
16:13 2019-10-13

Can't get to Galaxy's Edge? Here are 10 Star Wars worlds you can visit right here on Earth Over the course of 10 movies and four decades, "Star Wars" has been filmed in dozens of countries from Tunisia to the Maldives. Here are 10 planets and moons you can visit without having to rev up your hyperdrive....
18:39 2019-06-01

The Unseen Worlds Beneath Us: Places of Beauty, Danger and Wisdom Robert Macfarlane’s “Underland” explores ancient forests, urban catacombs and buried rivers to probe the secrets of man’s often malign influence on the earth....
13:13 2019-06-07

We might soon find out if the Earth-like worlds orbiting TRAPPIST-1 can support life The James Webb Space Telescope is going to be an incredible tool for scientists to peer deep into space, returning information that could teach us a lot about our universe and our place in it. Sure, the people making it might be incompetent, and it’s already so far over budget that Congress ha...
17:52 2019-08-14

When worlds of sound merge: Listen to the Campus Concert 2019 South Africa was in focus at this year's Campus Project of DW and the Beethovenfest. You can hear the hear the strongly applauded program right here....
11:13 2019-09-19

The Outer Worlds: release date, news, trailers and gameplay Fallout: New Vegas developer Obsidian Entertainment, along with publisher Private Division, will release its new single-player sci-fi shooter-looter RPG The Outer Worlds on October 25, 2019.Set on the frontier of space, The Outer Worlds has the player awakening from hibernation amidst a conspiracy t...
00:00 2019-06-10

Discover the artist who builds tiny worlds with basic chemistry The photo shows a tiny world created by artist Hicham Berrada from wax, acid, metal salts and chemistry. It comes alive at his exhibition at London’s Hayward Gallery...
13:52 2019-07-02

Borderlands 3: New characters and worlds add clever variety to a solid formula We attended a theatre and hands-on presentation of Borderlands 3 at E3 and were pleased by how Gearbox is polishing an already solid foundation into something even more exciting....
09:52 2019-06-17

Katie Ledecky withdraws from 200-meter freestyle at worlds due to illness Katie Ledecky will not participate in the 200-meter freestyle at the world swimming championships for medical reasons, the U.S. team announced.       ...
04:39 2019-07-23

NASA’s TESS planet hunter just spotted a trio of new worlds NASA’s TESS — Transiting Exoplanet Survey Satellite — has been scanning the skies for a little over a year now and it’s already returned a massive treasure trove of discoveries. One of its more recent discoveries also happens to be one of its most exciting. In a new paper pub...
22:13 2019-07-31

| 'I am clean' - Hassan leads round of golden doubles at worlds Sifan Hassan made light of the doping ban handed to her coach to complete an historic 1,500/10,000 metres double at the World Athletics Championships....
10:39 2019-10-06

Katie Ledecky Withdraws From 2 Races at Swimming Worlds Because of Illness The five-time Olympic champion pulled out of the final for the 1,500-meter freestyle and the qualifying heats for the 200 free on Tuesday, two days after she was upset in the 400 free....
08:52 2019-07-23

Oculus Insight: how Facebook unplugged VR and opened virtual worlds to everyone VR can be a pain – setting up sensors or emitters, connecting cables and configuring the hardware can take so long, it might not seem worthwhile for a quick gaming session. It’s all too easy for that expensive VR headset to be left gathering dust – even if you’ve invested...
19:39 2019-09-14

Athletics: Amputee Leeper to miss worlds over eligibility issue American double amputee Blake Leeper will not be eligible to compete in this month's world championships while an advisory group determines his eligibility, the IAAF, athletics' governing body, said on Saturday....
00:52 2019-09-08

| Ex-Athletics boss and Qatari TV director investigated over Doha Worlds The boss of Qatari television channel and an ex-athletics chief are under investigation since over alleged corruption in regards to the World Athletics Championships....
23:26 2019-05-21

Brilliant Biles wins vault gold to tie worlds medal record Simone Biles claimed a record-equaling 23rd medal at the gymnastics world championships on Saturday, leading an American one-two finish in the vault final in Stuttgart....
01:00 2019-10-13

From Cyberpunk 2077 to The Outer Worlds: are role-playing games getting too predictable? Two forthcoming games are generating a lot of buzz – but they also suggest the genre is in need of a shakeupIt might be set in space rather than on an Earth ravaged by nuclear war, but there is a strong argument that The Outer Worlds, a forthcoming first-person role-playing game (RPG) by storied dev...
15:52 2019-08-20

The Outer Worlds devs talk gameplay missions, DLC, character companions and more We sat down with The Outer Worlds narrative designer Dan McPhee to talk about the underpinnings of Obsidian's brave new world and its fascinating systems....
19:39 2019-07-15

Raph Koster’s Playable Worlds raises $2.7 million for sandbox MMORPG Online gaming veteran Raph Koster has started a new company called Playable Worlds, and it has raised $2.7 million in seed funding to change the way immersive worlds work. Read More...
20:39 2019-10-03

Germany beats Finland, Czech Republic tops Swiss at worlds KOSICE, Slovakia (AP) — Leon Draisaitl scored tiebreaking and go-ahead goals late in the third period, lifting Germany to a 4-2 win over Finland at the world hockey championship. Both Group A teams will advance to the quarterfinals and their seeding will be determined after the United State plays Ca...
18:26 2019-05-21

Life on icy alien worlds may resemble creatures under submerged Hawaiian volcano BELLEVUE, Wash. — What do a deep underwater volcano in Hawaii and Saturn's moon have in common? Astrobiologists are hoping the answer to that question is life....
14:00 2019-06-28

Today’s selection of articles from Kotaku’s reader-run community: Worlds I’d Like To See In Kingdom Today’s selection of articles from Kotaku’s reader-run community: Worlds I’d Like To See In Kingdom Hearts • What “How Heavy Are The Dumbells You Lift?” Gets Wrong About Nutrition • It’s Time To Rethink Anime Video Games • My Top 50 Games Of The 2010s: Part 2 - 30 to 11...
16:00 2019-08-28

The Outer Worlds E3 Demo Featured Flexible Combat And Strategic Lying This week, my colleague Jason Schreier and I had a chance to sit in on a demo for The Outer Worlds, the newest game from Obsidian Entertainment. Outer Worlds is a first-person role-playing game where you find yourself stranded on a distant planet fighting against a giant megacorporation. I get the f...
19:52 2019-06-14

Voracious black holes could feed alien life on rogue worlds Black holes are engines of destruction on a cosmic scale, but they may also be the bringers of life. New research on supermassive black holes suggests that the radiation they emit during feeding frenzies can create biomolecular building blocks and even power photosynthesis....
15:13 2019-06-21

Indian Relay Teams Look To Secure Olympics Quotas In Athletics Worlds World Athletics Championships: Three Indian relay teams will have a realistic chance of qualifying for the 2020 Tokyo Olympics if they manage to finish in the top eight....
22:13 2019-09-26

Charlie Jane Anders and Annalee Newitz on Creating Worlds, and How to Tell If You're in an Alternate Timeline Readers of io9 are no doubt very aware that since leaving the site, co-founders Charlie Jane Anders and Annalee Newitz have gone on to write their own award-winning works of fiction. But how do science fiction and fantasy bloggers move to writing science fiction themselves? At a recent talk in Londo...
22:00 2019-08-29

US-China rivalry could create two separate tech worlds, says Boston Consulting Group The U.S. and China may seem closer to an agreement on trade, but their competing ambitions for technological dominance are a possible sticking point, Boston Consulting Group's chairman told CNBC....
10:39 2019-07-01

American star Lilly King disqualified from 200-meter breaststroke preliminaries at worlds Lilly King, already the 100 breaststroke champ at these worlds, was disqualified following a first-place run in the 200-meter preliminaries Thursday.       ...
10:52 2019-07-25

Watch the latest Inside Xbox stream: The Outer Worlds, Project xCloud, and more Today has been a surprisingly busy day for fans of console gaming. Just over an hour after Sony wrapped up its latest State of Play live stream, Microsoft is set to hit the airwaves with a new edition of Inside Xbox. Much like State of Play or Nintendo Direct, Inside Xbox is Microsoft’s chance...
23:52 2019-09-24

Mexico's League of Legends icon Seiya earns a worlds stage test Édgar Ali "Seiya" Bracamontes has won more domestic titles than any other player in League of Legends history and will try to extend his legacy this week at worlds....
03:26 2019-10-08

Transfer window: team-by-team guide to the Premier League summer deals Arsenal had a busy deadline day with the signings of David Luiz and Kieran Tierney to strengthen the defence, while Aston Villa spent £146m on 13 new players, Brighton invested shrewdly and Manchester City had reason to be pleased with their businessWhisper it but Arsenal have completed a transfer w...
22:26 2019-08-09

Team GB relay team disqualified after reserve shot putter is accidentally registered "UK Athletics Director Neil Black says it is \"absolutely gutting\" Great Britain were disqualified from the 4x400m relay in the European Athletics Team Championships because a reserve shot putter was registered in the lineup by mistake."...
19:00 2019-08-12

Team GB to send biggest ever team to overseas Olympics at Tokyo 2020 • Chef de mission hoping for 380 athletes in Tokyo• Paralympic team to decrease slightly on RioGreat Britain is on course to send its biggest team to an overseas Olympics, with the aim of staying in the “upper echelons” of the medal table at Tokyo 2020.Team GB recorded their best results since 1908 ...
00:01 2019-07-19

Cricket World Cup 2019 team-by-team guide: New Zealand star men, strengths and weaknesses In a series of articles, Standard Sport takes a look at the ten teams bidding for glory at the ten teams bidding for glory at the 2019 Cricket World Cup. Next up, it's New Zealand....
13:52 2019-05-26

Cricket World Cup 2019 team-by-team guide: Afghanistan star men, strengths and weaknesses In a series of articles, Standard Sport takes a look at the ten teams bidding for glory at the ten teams bidding for glory at the 2019 Cricket World Cup. Next up, it's outsiders Afghanistan....
13:13 2019-05-24

FIFA 19 TOTS LATAM FUT Team Revealed: New Ultimate Team Player upgrades from EA Sports EA Sports has revealed the FIFA 19 Team of the Season for the best from Mexican, Argentinian, Colombian and Chilean leagues in the LATAM. Here's everything you need to know....
20:00 2019-06-14

Cricket World Cup 2019 team-by-team guide: India star men, strengths and weaknesses In a series of articles, Standard Sport takes a look at the ten teams bidding for glory at the 2019 Cricket World Cup, continuing with the strongly-fancied India....
12:52 2019-05-25

Cricket World Cup 2019 team-by-team guide: Australia star men, strengths and weaknesses In a series of articles, Standard Sport takes a look at the ten teams bidding for glory at the 2019 Cricket World Cup, continuing with defending champions Australia....
13:13 2019-05-24

Cricket World Cup 2019 team-by-team guide: Bangladesh star men, strengths and weaknesses In a series of articles, Standard Sport takes a look at the ten teams bidding for glory at the ten teams bidding for glory at the 2019 Cricket World Cup. Next up, it's a Bangladesh side with a history of causing World Cup upsets....
12:52 2019-05-25

Cricket World Cup 2019 team-by-team guide: Pakistan star men, strengths and weaknesses In a series of articles, Standard Sport takes a look at the ten teams bidding for glory at the 2019 Cricket World Cup. Next up, it's the 2017 Champions Trophy winners, Pakistan....
08:39 2019-05-23

Cricket World Cup 2019 team-by-team guide: England star men, strengths and weaknesses In a series of articles, Standard Sport takes a look at the ten teams bidding for glory at the 2019 Cricket World Cup, starting with the host nation, England....
08:39 2019-05-23

Cricket World Cup 2019 team-by-team guide: Sri Lanka star men, strengths and weaknesses In a series of articles, Standard Sport takes a look at the ten teams bidding for glory at the ten teams bidding for glory at the 2019 Cricket World Cup. Next up, it's Sri Lanka....
17:26 2019-05-27

Allyson Felix eclipses Usain Bolt's record for most gold medals at worlds — her first as a mother Sprinter Allyson Felix won her 12th gold medal at world championships to surpass Usain Bolt for the most all-time. It was also her first as a mother.       ...
04:39 2019-09-30

Andrew Cancio still juggling two worlds: World champ and full-time construction technician Andrew Cancio is a world titleholder and has a fight scheduled to defend his belt in a rematch against Alberto Machado on Saturday. But he still has a chip on his shoulder -- and a full-time job on the side....
15:39 2019-06-20

Price-Pejtersen leads criticism of Worlds organisers after 'extreme' conditions floor riders "Johan Price-Pejtersen was just one of the riders to suffer at the hands of the weather at the World Championships and he believes the race should have been delayed."...
01:00 2019-09-25

Cricket World Cup 2019 team-by-team guide: West Indies star men, strengths and weaknesses In a series of articles, Standard Sport takes a look at the ten teams bidding for glory at the 2019 Cricket World Cup. Next up, it's the first ever winners, the West Indies....
17:26 2019-05-27

Olympic gold medalist bobsledder looking to leave Team Canada for Team USA after filing harassment claim Two-time Olympic gold medalist Kaillie Humphries asked to be released from Team Canada in order to compete for Team USA after accusing Bobsleigh Canada of harassment....
23:39 2019-09-13

Tour de France 2019: full team-by-team guide Our in-depth look at every team, the riders to watch and the cast of characters tearing through FrancePerennial French challengers who’ll come to the fore when the race goes uphill (which this year is pretty much straight away). Expect to see their brown shorts in plenty of breaks, especially if/whe...
13:00 2019-06-30

NBA draft grades 2019: Breaking down all 60 picks team-by-team The NBA draft featured plenty of trades, a few big surprises and its usual array of entertaining suits. The Post’s Zach Braziller was there to take it all in and he presents his grades for the festive evening: Atlanta Hawks No. 4: De’Andre Hunter, SF, Virginia No. 10: Cam Reddish, SF, Duke No. 34: B...
00:52 2019-06-22

Behind Team USA's debacle: Five reasons U.S. national team faltered Team USA lost in the World Cup quarterfinals to France, ending a 58-game winning streak with NBA players in international competition.       ...
08:52 2019-09-12

A team-by-team look at baseball's draft from 1996-2018 Using the search engine at Baseball-Reference.com, The Associated Press evaluated each team's draft performance from 1996 through 2018        ...
11:00 2019-06-03

Team USA men’s team falls to Mexico in Gold Cup Championship in Chicago CHICAGO (AP) – U.S. men failed to follow the example of American women, showing just how far they are from success. Both Team USA & Team Mexico's soccer squads are popular in the Tucson-area. -Which team were -you- cheering for in the Championship game of the Gold Cup (played in Chicago)?...
11:00 2019-07-08

'Nature is quantum from the start': Sean Carroll, many worlds, and a new theory of spacetime – Science Weekly podcast Ian Sample speaks to the theoretical physicist Sean Carroll about his mission to demystify quantum mechanics. It won’t be easy, though, as Carroll’s favoured interpretation of this fundamental theory – the ‘many worlds’ interpretation – results in a possibly infinite number of parallel universes Con...
19:39 2019-09-20

UA Hockey team votes Bayley Marshall team MVP TUCSON – Arizona Wildcats hockey star Bayley Marshall was named the team’s Most Valuable Player. Marshall earned that honor after a team vote. The Wildcats forward had one of the most impressive seasons in Wildcat hockey history, scoring 27 goals, with 47 assists for a total of 74 points...
18:52 2019-06-27

Breaking down NASCAR's playoff drivers, from who's in to final clinch scenarios Fourteen drivers have qualified for the 16-driver, 10-race playoffs leaving two berths up for grabs Sunday at Indianapolis Motor Speedway.       ...
03:52 2019-09-05

USA Gymnastics releases new Safe Sport policy, signals 'next step' to athlete safety USA Gymnastics’ new policy now defines other kinds of misconduct or abuse, including emotional and physical abuse, bullying and hazing.       ...
22:13 2019-06-19

North Pole and Polar Worlds review – why Inuit don't worry about north Exciting tales of heroic polar explorers make a great exhibition, but a book on the North Pole shows that times are too changed not to seek deeper narratives...
15:00 2019-05-21

Team GB relay team disqualified after 'technical error' sees reserve shot putter named in line-up Great Britain's disqualification from the men's 4x400m relay at the European Athletics Team Championships after a reserve shot putter was named in the line-up by mistake has been blamed on a "technical error"....
10:39 2019-08-12

Britain's Thomas to race TT and road race at worlds Geraint Thomas will ride in both the individual time trial and road race at next week's UCI Road World Championships in Yorkshire, British Cycling said on Wednesday....
01:13 2019-09-19

At the E.U., a New Title and Some Old Concerns About the Far Right Ursula von der Leyen is under pressure to ditch the title “vice president for protecting our European way of life” for the person in charge of migration policy....
11:13 2019-09-13

If You Think About It, The 76ers Might As Well Have Won The NBA Title Whew! What an NBA Finals that was. The Warriors and Raptors played six incredibly entertaining games, and a team winning its first NBA title by vanquishing the Warriors dynasty makes it all extra memorable. For once, Toronto’s streets are swarmed by humans celebrating a title and not hordes of racco...
20:52 2019-06-14

Is James Bond about to die? What the new 007 title might mean The 25th outing for the superspy is called No Time to Die, which brings up a number of different theoriesIt has been a long road to get to the title of Bond 25. For a while the film was variously rumoured to be Eclipse (too generic), A Reason to Die (too much like low-hanging fruit for bored critics...
21:52 2019-08-20

Ricciardo: 'I could have had a world title by 30' Ahead of the British Grand Prix this weekend, Daniel Ricciardo has reiterated his happiness at Renualt and rebuffed any links connecting him with a move to Ferrari....
16:52 2019-07-12

New-look Raptors 'hungry' for another title run Even with the departure of Kawhi Leonard and Danny Green, Raptors center Marc Gasol said he expects the defending champions to be "hungry" this season....
01:00 2019-09-29

Why Prema and ART won't run away with the F3 title in 2019 Prema Racing and ART Grand Prix dominated the first FIA Formula 3 round in Barcelona, but a Red Bull Formula 1 junior proves it won't all necessarily go their way...
12:52 2019-06-20

NBA teams moving away from ‘owner’ title The NBA may be backing down from using the word “owner” due to racial insensitivity. After Golden State Warriors star Draymond Green argued against using the term on LeBron James’ HBO show “The Shop” late last year, the issue gained steam, per TMZ Sports, and at least t...
18:13 2019-06-03

U.S. celebrates World Cup title with NYC parade The U.S. women’s soccer team won its fourth World Cup title July 7 — and celebrated in style with a ticker tape parade in New York.       ...
07:26 2019-07-11

Formula E set for title showdown in New York "The all-electric Formula E title will be decided in Sunday\u0027s season finale after series leader Jean-Eric Vergne failed to score in the first of two races in New York."...
14:26 2019-07-14

Barcelona wants to redeem itself with Copa del Rey title Barcelona will try to move past its Champions League elimination by winning a record fifth straight Copa del Rey title        ...
15:39 2019-05-23

Here's How Much It Cost Mercedes To Win The 2018 F1 Title We all know that Formula One is one of the most expensive forms of motorsport, but sometimes we need a reminder of just how costly things end up being. Mercedes has gone ahead and released plenty of figures regarding the cost of running a championship-winning F1 team in 2018....
20:26 2019-10-02

Biles dominant in 5th all-around world title win Simone Biles won her fifth all-around title at the gymnastics world championships Thursday, underlining her status as the clear favorite for next year's Olympic gold medal....
19:52 2019-10-10

Shevchenko KO's Eye with head kick to keep title Valentina Shevchenko knocked out challenger Jessica Eye with a left head kick 26 seconds into the second round Saturday night in Chicago to retain the UFC women's flyweight title....
12:26 2019-06-09

Ligue 1 preview: PSG will win the title but everything else is up for grabs Lyon will try to push PSG but they are likely to be battling with Lille, Marseille and St Étienne for the Champions League places By Adam White and Eric Devin for Get French Football NewsAt first glance Thomas Tuchel’s first season at the Parc des Princes seemed littered with disasters: the now almo...
13:26 2019-08-08

'They should change my job title' - Pochettino on transfers "Mauricio Pochettino has repeated his claim that he has no influence on Tottenham\u0027s transfer activity in the wake of his side\u0027s Audi Cup win over Real Madrid in Munich."...
18:39 2019-07-31

The Raptors Had a Title in Their Grasp. Now They Must Regroup. With three minutes left, the Raptors looked in full control of Game 5. But then the Splash Brothers showed up, leading to a devastating loss for Toronto....
15:39 2019-06-11

Red Sox fire Dombrowski one season after title The Boston Red Sox fired president of baseball operations Dave Dombrowski on Sunday, and they plan to elevate assistant GMs Eddie Romero, Brian O'Halloran and Zack Scott to jointly lead their baseball operations department for the rest of the season....
15:39 2019-09-09

Tessa Thompson is OK with the ‘Men in Black’ title, for now NEW YORK (AP) — The “Men in Black” franchise has a new recruit who isn’t a man, but actress Tessa Thompson is fine with keeping the film’s masculine-centered title — for now. Joined by co-star Chris Hemsworth on a black carpet, Thompson shrugged off the gender issue at the wo...
18:26 2019-06-12

Daniel Dubois hunts for another title Daniel Dubois favoured to earn another belt against Tetteh, writes Daniel Herbert The post Daniel Dubois hunts for another title appeared first on Boxing News....
06:13 2019-09-25

| De Plus wins BinckBank Tour for first title Belgian rider Laurens De Plus clinched overall victory in the BinckBank Tour when he was part of a small breakaway late in the seventh and final stage....
20:52 2019-08-18

Pac-12 moving title game to Vegas in '20, '21 The Pac-12 plans to finalize an agreement that would move the conference's football championship game to the new stadium in Las Vegas in 2020 and '21....
19:52 2019-07-24

Solskjaer on United's title chances - 'we are in there' "Reaction from Ole Gunnar Solskjaer after Marcus Rashford ended Manchester United\u0027s penalty curse and got the Red Devils back to winning ways as Leicester City\u0027s unbeaten start to the Premier League season came to an end on Saturday."...
07:13 2019-09-15

| Sri Lanka Emerging win Tri-Series title Lahiru Madushanka played a pivotal role as Sri Lanka Emerging won the ODI triangular series by comfortably beating the University Sports South Africa side in Pretoria....
21:13 2019-07-14

Bond 25 finally gets an actual title, and it's all right The movie formerly known as Bond 25 has been blessed with a title and a release date, which means it’s a real, big-boy movie now. No Time To Die will arrive in theaters on April 8, 2020, as evidenced by this tweet and accompanying title teaser:...
22:39 2019-08-20

Buemi could have won Formula E title with "one less problem" Sebastien Buemi believes "one less problem" during his campaign would have been enough for the Nissan e.dams driver to win the 2018/19 ABB FIA Formula E Championship...
22:13 2019-07-17

Vergne forbids himself from thinking about second FE title win DS Techeetah driver Jean-Eric Vergne says he will "forbid" himself from thinking about winning the 2018/19 Formula E drivers' title ahead of the season finale, despite his heavy standings lead...
12:13 2019-07-09

RB Leipzig throw hat into title ring Bayern Munich and Borussia Dortmund have dominated discussion about who might win this season's Bundesliga title. But RB Leipzig's commanding start to the campaign could signal a three-horse race....
04:00 2019-08-20

Von der Leyen defends 'European Way of Life' title The incoming chief of the European Commission has rejected calls to change the name for her new migration commissioner. The title "European Way of Life" is seen by some as redolent of far-right rhetoric....
17:00 2019-09-16

MLB roundup: Braves wrap up NL East title Mike Foltynewicz pitched eight shutout innings, and the Atlanta Braves earned a 6-0 win over the visiting San Francisco Giants to clinch a second straight National League East title....
13:13 2019-09-21

Boxer Canelo Alvarez stripped of IBF title The International Boxing Federation has stripped Canelo Alvarez of his middleweight title after the fighter failed to agree to a mandatory title defense bout against Sergiy Derevyanchenko....
17:13 2019-08-02

Christopher Nolan’s new movie has a title: What we know about ‘Tenet’ Christopher Nolan’s next blockbuster officially has a title and finalized cast. “Tenet” is an “action epic” that will span seven countries and dig into the world of international espionage, Warner Bros. announced Wednesday via Deadline. Nolan’s first film since 20...
11:00 2019-05-23

Dwane Casey says it was ‘exciting’ to see Raptors win title AUBURN HILLS, Mich. (AP) — Dwane Casey had nothing but positive things to say about the fact that his former team just won the NBA title. Casey coached the Toronto Raptors for seven seasons but was fired last offseason — even though he’d just guided the Raptors to a team-record 59 wins and wou...
04:00 2019-06-22

Medvedev thrashes Zverev to win second Masters title "Daniil Medvedev completed a dream run through the Shanghai Masters as he beat Alexander Zverev 6-4, 6-1 to win his second 1000-level tournament of the year."...
13:26 2019-10-13

Jeremy Lin, ‘Reppin’ Asians With Everything I Have,’ Is Bigger Than an N.B.A. Title The Toronto Raptors guard became the first Asian-American to win an N.B.A. championship, but the moment meant more than the sport or its trophy. Lin always has....
06:39 2019-06-19

Jose Mourinho: Man Utd squad must believe they can win the title... even if I don't Jose Mourinho has called on Manchester United players to have faith in a potential Premier League title challenge - even though their former manager does not share that belief himself....
15:13 2019-08-11

Djere dedicates 1st ATP title to his late parents Laslo Djere entered the Rio Open as an unheralded 23-year-old from Serbia. He left with his first ATP Tour title -- and his victory speech likely had many looking for tissues....
18:00 2019-05-21

Pixar's Next Big Project Gets a Title and Some Curious First Details With Toy Story 4's premiere upon us, now’s as good a time as any to start thinking about Pixar’s future projects, and not just ones like Onward that we’ve already seen glimpses of. Today, Disney and Pixar announced the title of Soul, their next major feature hitting theaters next summer, and inc...
04:39 2019-06-20

Garcia completes comeback to win Nottingham title "Top seed Caroline Garcia came back from a set down to beat Donna Vekic 2-6, 7-6, 7-6 to win her first title of the season in Sunday\u0027s final in Nottingham."...
21:00 2019-06-16

Bundesliga: RB Leipzig’s quiet title challenge Amidst all the discussion of Dortmund’s title chances, it’s RB Leipzig who have quietly taken the lead at the top of the Bundesliga. Unbeaten so far, they host Bayern on Saturday, looking to prove their own credentials....
18:52 2019-09-13

Steinbrenner would consider boosting payroll to pursue title Yankees owner Hal Steinbrenner would consider boosting payroll above the third luxury tax level in an effort to help New York win its first World Series in a decade       ...
22:13 2019-06-19

Shevchenko routs Carmouche to retain UFC title UFC women's flyweight champ Valentina Shevchenko dominated Liz Carmouche from start to finish, sweeping the judges' scorecards in a five-round unanimous decision to retain her title on Saturday....
08:13 2019-08-11

Planned Parenthood Withdraws From Title X Funding Facing a federal rule that restricts referrals for abortion, the organization decided to reject government funding for family planning for low-income women....
20:52 2019-08-19

| Mashele defends CT Marathon Peace Run title It was a sublime performance by Precious Mashele as he came flying home to defend his title in 28:36 in the 2019 10km Peace Run at the Cape Town Marathon....
17:39 2019-09-15

Andy Murray Returns From Hip Surgery With a Title Murray capped a remarkable week 146 days after hip surgery that he hoped would save his career. In January he had indicated he was planning to retire after Wimbledon because of severe pain....
00:26 2019-06-24

Why the Toronto Raptors' title is a victory for the NBA, Canada ... and the US As basketball expands around the world it helps educate those abroad and at home that other cultures are not to be fearedFolklore tells us that if you can see your initials in a spider’s web, you have good fortune ahead. Maybe the NBA saw their initials in the hoop net last Thursday because the Toro...
12:39 2019-06-17

Can Tommy Ward challenge for a world title next? Super-bantam star Tommy Ward dazzles again in Newcastle triumph. Roy Kelly reports from ringside The post Can Tommy Ward challenge for a world title next? appeared first on Boxing News....
08:13 2019-10-01

| Roglic assures Vuelta a Espana overall title Slovenia's Primoz Roglic assured victory in the Vuelta a Espana on Saturday and needs only to complete the short ceremonial run to Madrid on Sunday to lift his first Grand Tour....
04:00 2019-09-15

Canelo loses IBF 160-lb. title after no Sergiy deal Canelo Alvarez was stripped of his IBF 160-pound title after negotiations for one of his mandatory defenses against Sergiy Derevyanchenko ended with no deal....
03:00 2019-08-02

World Cup: Five teams that could stand in the way of US title hopes France has been the second-strongest team at the World Cup, and it could meet the Americans in the quarterfinals.       ...
10:26 2019-06-21

| Kawhi claims second MVP award as Raptors take NBA title Kawhi Leonard trusted himself when people doubted he was injured last year, finding an inner calm that one year later has returned him to the level of NBA champion....
11:13 2019-06-14

IBF strips Canelo of title, angers De La Hoya Canelo Alvarez was stripped of his IBF 160-pound title after negotiations for one of his mandatory defenses against Sergiy Derevyanchenko ended with no deal....
17:26 2019-08-02

Nick Kyrgios says he 'still has it' after claiming Washington title Australia beats Daniil Medvedev 7-6 (8-6) 7-6 (7-4)Citi Open final win puts Kyrgios back into top 30 Nick Kyrgios won his second ATP Tour title of the season with victory over Daniil Medvedev in the Citi Open final in Washington. The Australian was at his exuberant best in a semi-final win over Stef...
02:39 2019-08-05

Commey, Lopez fight for a title -- with an eye on Lomachenko Richard Commey will defend his lightweight world title against young and exciting Teofimo Lopez in December, with the winner expected to fight champion Vasiliy Lomachenko to unify the division. Dan Rafael and Steve Kim break down the fight....
04:26 2019-09-26

Florida Man Earns Title “Goat Guy.” Find Out Why… (WBBH) Todd Wright has two children that happen to be goats. He’s had the two goats since they were babies, and Wright said he didn’t plan to have goat kids. “I had other plans,” said Wright. “Then I met Cory Mushrooms, and it all changed.” Cory Mushrooms is one of the goats and her sister, and his ...
20:52 2019-09-19

| Sundowns get title defence off to winning start Absa Premiership champions Mamelodi Sundowns got their title defence off to a perfect start with victory over SuperSport United at the Lucas Moripe Stadium....
20:00 2019-08-03

NBA notebook: Gunshots mar Raptors' title celebration Four people sustained non-life-threatening gunshot wounds at Monday's rally celebrating the Raptors' championship, Toronto Police Chief Mark Saunders said....
07:39 2019-06-18

Winning title "only way for Ferrari to be back" in F1, says Vettel Sebastian Vettel believes winning the title is the "only way for Ferrari to be back" in Formula 1, even if that is a "very harsh judgement" given its recent form...
20:26 2019-09-25

Nick Kyrgios Won Another Title By Keeping Himself Entertained Surely you have your own coping strategies for getting through a long week of work: caffeine in elephantine doses, clear communication with colleagues, well-timed breaks, or steady stress-eating....
01:39 2019-08-06

| Hamilton wary of Mercedes' vulnerability in title run-in Lewis Hamilton and Mercedes will venture into this weekend's Russian Grand Prix with a rare sense of vulnerability after suffering three successive defeats by Ferrari....
14:13 2019-09-26

Oh Canada! Raptors beat Warriors to win first NBA title The Toronto Raptors delivered Canada its first NBA title with a 114-110 victory over the two-time defending champion Golden State Warriors on Thursday that set off a country-wide celebration....
07:00 2019-06-14

Raptors win first NBA title, knocking off Warriors in six games In the first NBA Finals featuring games played outside the United States, the Raptors prevailed behind a strong playoff run from Finals MVP Kawhi Leonard and fan support that stretched across Canada....
10:13 2019-06-14

Behind Jake Fromm's drive to end his third act with a Georgia title The star quarterback is shouldering the burden of Georgia football -- both as a player and a fan. After two near misses, will he finally get it done this year?...
09:26 2019-08-14

| SA's Harmer stars as Essex win first T20 Blast title Essex captain Simon Harmer produced a match-winning cameo with the bat to lead his team to victory over Worcestershire on the final ball of the T20 Blast final....
08:52 2019-09-22

Raptors beat Warriors, capture first NBA title The Toronto Raptors are NBA champions for the first time. The Raptors defeated the Golden State Warriors 114-110 in Game 6 of the NBA Finals on Thursday night. The Raptors won the series 4-2. (June 14)       ...
15:52 2019-06-14

Guardiola sees 'second best' Tottenham as title contenders "Manchester City will be up against Europe\u0027s second best side when they host Tottenham Hotspur at the weekend, manager Pep Guardiola said on Friday."...
20:39 2019-08-16

Tar Heels rout B.C. 13-5 to earn ACC title shot Michael Busch had four hits, including a two-run homer, to pace a 13-hit attack as North Carolina beat Boston College 13-5 to earn a spot in the Atlantic Coast Conference Tournament championship        ...
00:01 2019-05-26

Banner is title sponsor for El Tour de Tucson Both sides say its a good marriage. Banner University Medicine and the Perimeter Bicycling Association, the company that organizes El Tour de Tucson, formally announced the health provider as the title sponsor for Arizona’s biggest cycling event. Officials said the children’s center will be th...
16:39 2019-08-20

US defend title to win fourth Women's World Cup The US did what was expected of them in a tense, tight and terrific final in Lyon. The Netherlands put up a fight, but a VAR check in the second half proved the turning point in a game the US deserved to win....
22:26 2019-07-07

US wins 4th World Cup title, 2nd in a row, beats Dutch 2-0 The United States won its record fourth Women’s World Cup title and second in a row, beating the Netherlands 2-0 when Megan Rapinoe converted a penalty kick in the second half and Rose Lavelle added a goal...
19:52 2019-07-07

Putintseva beats Zidansek at Nuremberg Cup to win 1st title NUREMBERG, Germany (AP) — Top-seeded Yulia Putintseva of Kazakhstan defeated Slovenia’s Tamara Zidansek 4-6, 6-4, 6-2 to win the Nuremberg Cup final for her first WTA singles title on Saturday. The 39th-ranked Putintseva converted her second match point to win the clay-court tournament. The Mo...
17:39 2019-05-25

Vandy rallies for 11-10 win over Ole Miss in SEC title game HOOVER, Ala. (AP) — Philip Clarke’s two-out RBI single in the bottom of the ninth gave Vanderbilt an 11-10 comeback victory over Mississippi on Sunday in the Southeastern Conference Tournament championship game. The Commodores (49-10) surged into the NCAA regionals as a potential No. 1 overall...
04:39 2019-05-27

China's Gong retains shot put title by eight cm China's Gong Lijiao retained her world shot put title but got a fright when Jamaica's Danniel Thomas-Dodd nearly pipped her to gold with her last attempt on Thursday....
02:52 2019-10-04

Closing distance critical for UFC 239 title challengers Thiago Santos and Holly Holm must not let defending champs Jon Jones and Amanda Nunes, both known for their striking accuracy, fire away relentlessly from distance....
19:26 2019-07-04

| Kendricks defends pole vault title Sam Kendricks of the United States successfully defended his men's pole vault world title outgunning Swedish teenager Armand Duplantis in a thrilling final....
08:52 2019-10-02

Bianca Andreescu Might Just Boss Her Way To A U.S. Open Title Canadian 19-year-old Bianca Andreescu doesn’t walk around the court so much as she swaggers. She doesn’t just yell, “Come on!” and fist pump when she wins a big point; she’ll stare straight across the net at her opponent while she does it. She’ll toss her racket when she loses a point and impatientl...
01:00 2019-09-06

Does Verstappen need to leave Red Bull to secure a title? After a thrilling Austrian Grand Prix, we assembled our panel of F1 journalists to discuss the main talking points from a weekend that saw Mercedes falter and a fanstastic battle between Red Bull and Ferrari unfold....
00:26 2019-07-04

US Women win 4th World Cup title, eye gender equality The United States won its record fourth Women's World Cup title and second in a row, beating the Netherlands 2-0 when Megan Rapinoe converted a penalty kick in the 61st minute and Rose Lavelle added a goal in the 69th       ...
11:26 2019-07-08

Every Xbox One title will be playable on Project xCloud A major selling point for Xbox One is its broad backward compatibility with an array of Xbox and Xbox One games, giving it an enormous library of more than 3,500 titles. When Project xCloud debuts, it'll be capable of streaming any of those games out......
00:01 2019-05-25

Ruiz stuns Joshua for heavyweight title at MSG NEW YORK (AP) — Andy Ruiz flattened Anthony Joshua twice in the seventh round and capped one of boxing’s biggest upsets to win his share of the heavyweight championship Saturday night at Madison Square Garden. Ruiz won it at 1:27 by TKO in the seventh round to become the surprise champ in a bo...
05:52 2019-06-02

Mystics beat Sun in Game Five to win first WNBA title The Washington Mystics beat Connecticut Sun 89-78 in Game Five on Thursday to win the Women's National Basketball Association Finals series 3-2 and capture their first title. Having come up short in last year’s championship series, the Mystics turned up the heat in the final minutes to deliver the t...
05:52 2019-10-11

Brilliant Vos denies Van Vleuten third straight La Course title "Marianne Vos (Team CCC) timed her move to perfection to surge past Amanda Spratt (Team Mitchelton–Scott) to win La Course, a 121km ride around Pau on the northern edge of the Pyrenees."...
16:00 2019-07-19

Bundesliga: RB Leipzig throw hat into title ring Bayern Munich and Borussia Dortmund have dominated discussion about who might win this season's Bundesliga title. But RB Leipzig's commanding start to the campaign could signal a three-horse race....
04:39 2019-08-21

Why a Clemson-Alabama Title Game Is Probably Inevitable A hustle play in Hawaii showed why you always play to the whistle — a lesson Oklahoma, Georgia and the Big Ten champ should heed no matter how long the odds get....
16:39 2019-08-31

Dodgers vs. Nationals: Add another year to LA’s title drought The saying goes that there’s nothing like a Game 7 — well, except for a Game 5 in MLB’s divisional playoffs! The Los Angeles Dodgers play host to the Washington Nationals in a decisive Game 5 on Wednesday night (8:37 p.m. ET/5:37 p.m. PT in L.A.) for a berth in the NLCS. I have a......
04:39 2019-10-10

Nunes TKO's Holm in 1st round to retain title Amanda Nunes turned the tables on Holly Holm on Saturday night, using a head kick in the first round to stop Holm by TKO in the co-main event of UFC 239 in Las Vegas....
07:26 2019-07-07

Halep stuns Williams to win Wimbledon title Serena Williams' wait for a record-equalling 24th Grand Slam singles title goes on after Simona Halep stunned the off-key American 6-2 6-2 in a one-sided Wimbledon final on Saturday....
18:26 2019-07-13

Get Your Kid Psyched About Chores by Giving Them an 'Official' Title Want to get your little kid excited about helping out around the house? Give them an official title. I tell you this as the mother of a renowned “orange monitor,” a position I gave my daughter when she was five. Her job was to alert me and her dad when we were running low on oranges, and then at the...
04:13 2019-07-13

Novak Djokovic says self-belief was the key to his Wimbledon title • Serb retained crown against Roger Federer in five hours• Swiss believes he will ‘move on’ from painful lossNovak Djokovic called his Wimbledon final victory over Roger Federer “the most mentally demanding match of his career” after finding a way to overcome his opponent and a Centre Court crowd th...
23:26 2019-07-14

Kovalev keeps title with 11th-round KO of Yarde Sergey Kovalev retained his 175-pound belt for the first time in a homecoming fight by knocking out Anthony Yarde with one shot in the 11th round on Saturday....
23:00 2019-08-24

Redding closes in on BSB title with Donington double "Scott Redding tightened his grip on the lead of the Bennetts British Superbike Championship with another convincing win in Race 2 at Donington Park."...
22:26 2019-10-07

At 33, 'Juggernaut' Joe Joyce in a rush to get a title shot The heavyweight prospect believes a victory over former world title challenger Bryant Jennings will lead to bigger and better things -- and maybe a title fight opportunity....
19:26 2019-07-11

Oklahoma St. tops W. Virginia 5-2 in Big 12 title game OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Brett Standlee gave up one run in seven innings to help Oklahoma State defeat West Virginia 5-2 in the Big 12 Tournament title game on Sunday. The third-seeded Cowboys (36-18) won their third tournament title overall and their second in three years. Fourth-seeded West Virginia (...
04:39 2019-05-27

Kawhi Leonard: the man standing between the Warriors and yet another NBA title Golden State are predicted to won a fourth NBA title in five seasons. But the Toronto Raptors have a player capable of making a difference everywhere on courtThe Toronto Raptors didn’t quite come from nowhere to make the NBA finals but they hardly entered the playoffs as the favorites to come out of...
13:00 2019-05-29

At stake in the NBA Finals: The title of ‘best player in the league’ For the first time in eight years, LeBron James isn't in the NBA Finals. His mantle as the game's top player is up for grabs, and three stars could make compelling cases....
15:00 2019-05-29

USWNT celebrates World Cup title with NY parade The U.S. women’s soccer team won its fourth World Cup title July 7 — and celebrated in style with a ticker tape parade in New York.       ...
00:26 2019-07-11

MLB power rankings: Red-hot Nationals set for run at division title The Braves have led the division since June, but the red-hot Nationals are going to make it interesting in September.       ...
20:39 2019-08-26

Opinion: Why Vanderbilt can win the SEC football title, and why Alabama could not With the start of the college football season coming when Florida and Miami play Saturday, here are the first SEC rankings of the season.       ...
10:00 2019-08-23

Are de Randamie and Faber in line for UFC title shots? Is Germaine de Randamie the rightful next challenger for Amanda Nunes' bantamweight belt? Could a title shot be next for Urijah Faber? ESPN projects the next matchups....
20:00 2019-07-14

How Tua's title-winning pass set off the wildest QB carousel ever Tua Tagovailoa's game-winning TD pass in the 2017 national title game set off a chain reaction of quarterback transfers from some of the nation's biggest college football programs. We look at how the dust has settled....
00:52 2019-08-28

Mets' Alonso captures HR derby title In a matchup of rookies, Pete Alonso of the New York Mets outhomered Vladimir Guerrero Jr. of the Toronto Blue Jays 23-22 in the final round of the All-Star Home Run Derby at Progressive Field in Cleveland on Monday....
09:13 2019-07-09

Planned Parenthood May Withdraw From Title X Funding Facing a federal rule that restricts referrals for abortion, the organization will decide whether to reject government funding for family planning for low-income women....
17:52 2019-08-19

‘Regret nothing’: Mystics will their way past the Sun and to their first WNBA title The Mystics defeated the Sun, 89-78, in a winner-take-all Game 5 to cap a season in which they set a franchise record for victories and several league marks for offensive production....
12:26 2019-10-11

Canelo loses a title, now WBC 'franchise champ' The WBC announced on Wednesday that Canelo Alvarez has been reclassified as the organization's "franchise champion" and that interim titleholder Jermall Charlo has been elevated to being its full world titleholder....
22:13 2019-06-27

ATP roundup: Fritz downs Querrey for first title Taylor Fritz overcame fellow American Sam Querrey 6-3, 6-4 for his first career title, winning the Nature Valley International in Eastbourne, England, on Saturday....
19:52 2019-06-29

VOTE: Who's going to win Wimbledon women's singles title? "Will Serena Williams finally win her first Grand Slam since giving birth at Wimbledon in 2019, or does Naomi Osaka, Angelique Kerber or another star have what it takes for glory?"...
16:13 2019-06-29

Messi gets another shot at a major title with Argentina After so much disappointment in major tournaments, Lionel Messi has another opportunity to win a title for Argentina at the Copa America        ...
14:00 2019-06-05

| Van Dijk says too early for Liverpool title talk Liverpool defender Virgil van Dijk has dismissed the five-point lead they hold over title rivals Manchester City as irrelevant so early in the season....
15:39 2019-09-30

Da Costa must "go aggressive" to save his Formula E title bid BMW Andretti's Antonio Felix da Costa says he must adopt a "balls-out, go aggressive" approach in the remaining 2018/19 ABB FIA Formula E races to overhaul the current points leaders...
16:13 2019-06-05

| De Minaur wins in Zhuhai for 3rd career title Alex de Minaur of Australia won his third ATP title of a breakout year with victory over France's Adrian Mannarino in the final of the inaugural Zhuhai Championships....
16:00 2019-09-29

De Minaur captures third career title in Zhuhai Australian youngster Alex de Minaur won his third title of the season at the Zhuhai Championships on Sunday, beating Adrian Mannarino 7-6(4) 6-4 in the final to edge closer to a top-20 world ranking....
18:00 2019-09-29

Lajovic overcomes determined Balazs for first ATP title Serbia's Dusan Lajovic claimed the first ATP title of his career, beating Hungarian qualifier Attila Balazs 7-5 7-5 in the Croatia Open final on Sunday....
03:39 2019-07-22

ATP roundup: de Minaur claims third title of season Australian No. 7 seed Alex de Minaur picked up his third title in as many finals this season after beating unseeded Frenchman Adrian Mannarino 7-6 (4), 6-4 on Sunday at the Zhuhai Championships in China....
18:00 2019-09-29

Lomachenko to seek third title in Campbell fight Vasiliy Lomachenko, owner of two lightweight belts, will defend those titles and compete for a third when he meets fellow Olympic champion Luke Campbell on Aug. 31 at the O2 Arena in London....
13:52 2019-07-20

| Federer looks to Wimbledon after 10th Halle title Roger Federer said he was ready for Wimbledon after waltzing past Belgium's David Goffin in straight sets to win a record-extending 10th title in Halle....
03:52 2019-06-24

FFF Racing take Blancpain GT Europe title after points tie FFF Racing's Andrea Caldarelli and Marco Mapelli claimed the Blancpain GT World Challenge Europe title on countback after finishing tied on points with Black Falcon Mercedes at the Hungaroring...
02:52 2019-09-09

Title IX report clears MSU players of sex assault A Title IX report has cleared three former Michigan State basketball players of sexual assault allegations. The woman said she plans to appeal the findings....
01:52 2019-06-29

Barty to play Goerges for Birmingham title and No. 1 spot French Open champion Ashleigh Barty will play Julia Goerges for the Birmingham Classic title on Sunday and clinch the world No. 1 spot if she wins        ...
17:39 2019-06-22

Metal hip Murray hails 'special' doubles title Twice Wimbledon champion Andy Murray said his doubles title at Queen's Club on Sunday with Feliciano Lopez was "more special" than many of his singles triumphs....
03:52 2019-06-24

| Federer rues 'missed opportunity' to win Wimbledon title Roger Federer said he could not believe he had let slip two match points which would have sealed his ninth Wimbledon title after losing to Novak Djokovic....
07:39 2019-07-15

| EU chief Juncker criticises 'way of life' title for new commissioner EU chief Jean-Claude Juncker has weighed into a growing row over the title given to the bloc's new commissioner in charge of migration, who has been charged with "Protecting our European Way of Life"....
22:00 2019-09-12

Lopez beats Simon to Queen's title in thriller "Spanish veteran Feliciano Lopez won the Queen\u0027s Club grasscourt title for the second time in three editions on Sunday as he outlasted Frenchman Gilles Simon 6-2 6-7(4) 7-6(2)."...
22:13 2019-06-23

Schwartzman downs Fritz to claim Los Cabos title "Diego Schwartzman saved three set points in opening stanza before going on to beat American Taylor Fritz 7-6(6) 6-3 in the final of the Los Cabos ATP tournament in Mexico on Saturday."...
14:00 2019-08-04

Bottas outlines two key weaknesses in Hamilton F1 title fight Valtteri Bottas has pinpointed the two key areas he believes that Lewis Hamilton has had the edge over him in their battle for Formula 1 victories this year...
12:00 2019-07-13

Djokovic beats Federer in Wimbledon epic to win fifth title Novak Djokovic again proved the toughest nut for Roger Federer to crack, repelling all the Swiss threw at him in an epic duel to win a fifth Wimbledon crown in the longest singles final in the tournament's 133-year history on Sunday....
04:52 2019-07-15

Coco Gauff Wins First Pro Title at Citi Open Gauff, 15, teamed with Caty McNally, 17, to claim the doubles crown at an event in Washington. Gauff said they want to win together again at the U.S. Open....
18:39 2019-08-04