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Simone Biles Wins Record-Equalling 23rd World Championship Medal

Nina Derwael of Belgium retained the women's uneven bars title at the world gymnastics championships as Simone Biles finished fifth, missing a record 24th worlds medal....

Simone Biles Wins Record-Equalling 23rd World Championship Medal

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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...
21:42 2019-10-12

Simone Biles wins two more golds and sets world championship medal record • Biles takes haul to 25 after wins in beam balance and floor• Britain’s Joe Fraser strikes gold on parallel barsSimone Biles became the most decorated gymnast in world championship history on Sunday when she won the beam and floor finals in Stuttgar...
21:42 2019-10-13

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....
10:00 2019-10-14

Simone Biles wins record 25th medal at world championships with two more golds • 22-year-old eclipses Vitaly Scherbo’s tally of 23 medals• Biles beats China’s Liu Tingting in beam balance finalSimone Biles became the most decorated gymnast in world championship history on Sunday when she won the beam and floor finals to take he...
19:42 2019-10-13

Unstoppable Simone Biles wins vault to tie world championships medal record Biles wins 23rd world championships medal to tie all-time markUSA’s Jade Carey wins silver, Britain’s Ellie Downie takes bronzeSimone Biles has won the women’s vault competition at the gymnastics world championships to tie the record for most world m...
18:42 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 Belarusia...
22:56 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....
22:28 2019-10-13

Simone Biles breaks record with 21st medal at gymnastics world championships Simone Biles is often known for her record-setting skills and spectacular performances, and on Tuesday, she won another medal — setting a new record at the gymnastics world championships....
22:00 2019-10-09

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.       ...
17:56 2019-10-12

Simone Biles Is Now The Most Decorated Gymnast In World Championship History Simone Biles stands alone atop the world of gymnastics, again. Her gold-medal performance on the beam in Stuttgart, Germany, made Biles the most decorated gymnast in world championship history with 24. Here’s what her record-breaking outing looked ...
18:00 2019-10-13

Biles dazzles on floor to win record 25th world championship medal American Simone Biles became the most decorated gymnast in world championship history on Sunday when she won the beam and floor finals to take her career tally to 25 medals....
17:42 2019-10-13

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....
01:14 2019-10-11

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 5.20pm BST And there it is. Simone Biles becomes the first and only woman to win five all-around world titles. She goes out o...
18:56 2019-10-10

#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....
12:56 2019-10-09

Simone Biles reasserts herself as greatest gymnast ever with sixth U.S. national championship No question Simone Biles is the best her sport has seen. No offense to LeBron, Mikaela Shiffrin, Serena: She could be the best athlete in the world.       ...
07:56 2019-08-12

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....
18:14 2019-08-11

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.       ...
18:56 2019-10-10

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....
15:56 2019-10-13

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....
20:56 2019-10-12

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....
01:28 2019-10-13

Watch: Simone Biles hits historic triple-double move, wins U.S. title Team USA gymnastics phenom Simone Biles became the first person in history to attempt and land a triple-double dismount during her sixth all-around title victory at the U.S. Gymnastics Championships....
02:42 2019-08-13

Simone Biles Is Still the World's Best Gymnast With the 2020 Olympics approaching, Simone Biles is still the world’s best gymnast. But most of the sport’s familiar faces are missing. Here are the new athletes to watch....
17:14 2019-08-07

Simone Biles is steaming toward another record at world championships Biles, 22, equaled Vitaly Scherbo’s mark of 23 career medals at worlds, and seems almost certain to break it with two individual events remaining on Sunday....
09:28 2019-10-13

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.       ...
23:56 2019-10-05

Simone Biles reigns supreme with fifth world all-around gymnastics title • American takes gold with biggest winning margin yet• Xijing Tang gets silver, Angelika Melnikova bronzeSimone Biles continued to stake her claim as one of the most dominant athletes of the generation as she bulldozed all competition to win her fift...
19:42 2019-10-10

Simone Biles becomes most-decorated gymnast, male or female, at the world championships Simone Biles became the most-decorated gymnast at the world championships, winning gold on balance beam and floor, her 24th and 25th medals at worlds.       ...
11:14 2019-10-14

Simone Biles leads US women to fifth consecutive title at world gymnastics championships The US women have won every world and Olympic gymnastics title since 2011 while Simone Biles earned her 21st worlds medal, most ever by a woman.       ...
18:56 2019-10-08

Finland defeats Canada to win gold medal at hockey world championship Finnish captain Marko Anttila's second goal of the game broke a 1-1 tie early in the third period as the Finns defeated Canada for a second time at the tournament....
04:56 2019-05-27

Biles wins 5th all-around world title 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....
19:14 2019-10-10

KCNA: North Korean wrestler wins gold medal at World Wrestling Championships A North Korean female wrestler has clinched the gold medal at the 2019 World Wrestling Championships in Nur-Sultan, Kazakhstan, according to Pyongyang's state media....
03:14 2019-09-20

Simone Biles 2.0: Somehow, someway, there's nowhere to go but up It’s not always so simple for female athletes to openly acknowledge just how great they are, but the superlative American is finally doing so with a newfound outspokennessIf you’re the greatest gymnast of all time, you should dress like it.When Simon...
18:00 2019-08-09

How does Simone Biles do what seems impossible? No one else has competed skills like the triple-double. No one else has ever been so dominant in the sport. How does Simone Biles do it? Gymnastics experts weigh in....
16:28 2019-10-09

Why Simone Biles is even better than her scores tell The American has emphasized innovation since Rio, yet will find herself penalized at this week’s world championships for performing some of the most difficult skills ever attemptedDuring last week’s qualification rounds of the 2019 world championship...
13:42 2019-10-08

Simone Biles surprised by her greatness: I really don't know how I do it sometimes Simone Biles may be better than ever with the Olympics coming next year, but she is concerned about more than her legacy in gymnastics.       ...
17:56 2019-10-12

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 time she’s taken home that title in the last seven years. She also unleashed two moves that no gymnast has ever done in compet...
20:28 2019-08-12

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 competitive floor exercise. Though she had trouble on the landing, the judges ruled that Biles had completed the element....
08:14 2019-08-10

Simone Biles on verge of gymnastics history STUTTGART, Germany — Simone Biles has won the women’s vault competition at the gymnastics world championships to tie the record for most world medals by any gymnast. Biles successfully defended her title on Saturday by sticking the landing on h...
20:00 2019-10-12

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....
03:14 2019-08-08

Simone Biles has most gymnastic medals ever for a woman STUTTGART, Germany — Simone Biles won a record 21st medal at the world gymnastics championships on Tuesday as the United States retained its women’s team all-around title. It was Biles’ 15th career gold and broke a tie with Russian gymnast Svetlana K...
11:42 2019-10-09

Simone Biles leads US championships despite somewhat off night Biles leads Lee by 1.750 in all-around at US championshipsJade Carey and Riley McCusker also shine in Kansas CityThe competition isn’t the judges. Or the rest of the field. Or even the sport she’s dominated for the better part of a decade. Simone Bil...
14:14 2019-08-10

The Biomechanical Perfection of Simone Biles in Flight Behold the triple double: The gymnast’s precise control of her body as she moves through space sets her apart. Add tremendous strength and speed, and you’ve got a champion....
16:28 2019-08-13

Simone Biles Takes Some Risks at National Championships Simone Biles is showing new dimensions at the U.S. national gymnastics championships. Though she had an unusually off-night in her first round of competition, she is still leading the field....
05:56 2019-08-11

Simone Biles on where she keeps all those medals, her favorite athletes, her future Having qualified for all four event finals, Simone Biles likely to surpass Vitaly Scherbo of Belarus' record of 23 medals at the world championships       ...
17:56 2019-10-12

Simone Biles's Brother Charged With Triple Murder Tevin Biles-Thomas, the brother of three-time Olympic gold medalist Simone Biles, was arrested yesterday and indicted on a variety of charges stemming from his alleged role in a New Year’s Eve shooting in Cleveland that left three men dead. According...
04:00 2019-08-31

Simone Biles breaks silence on brother's arrest Days after her brother was charged in connection to the deaths of three people, Olympian Simone Biles said she was still trying to process what happened....
02:00 2019-09-04

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...
17:42 2019-08-08

Simone Biles lashes out at USA Gymnastics in tearful statement 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.’...
23:00 2019-08-07

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 gymnas...
01:56 2019-10-06

Simone Biles Reminds Us How Deep Every Gymnast's Bag Of Tricks Really Is If I had been drinking something when I clicked play on a video Simone Biles tweeted out on May 28, I would have spat it out. The video in question shows Biles during a training session, once again challenging what I thought I knew about gravity:...
18:56 2019-06-05

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.’...
00:56 2019-08-08

Lauren Price wins World championship gold, on appeal! Lauren Price defeat overturned on appeal to hand the Welsh star the World championship gold medal. Drama unfolds behind the scenes in Russia, writes John Dennen The post Lauren Price wins World championship gold, on appeal! appeared first on Boxing N...
18:28 2019-10-13

Kyle Berkshire wins World Long Drive Championship Kyle Berkshire won the World Long Drive Championship, beating two-time champion Tim Burke with a 406-yard drive at WinStar World Casino and Resort        ...
07:56 2019-09-05

Simone Biles says her ‘heart aches’ over brother’s arrest for murder Olympic gold medalist Simone Biles has opened up for the first time about her brother’s arrest for a triple homicide in Ohio. “My heart aches for everyone involved, especially for the victims and their families,” Biles tweeted on Monday, saying...
16:56 2019-09-03

Triple-doubles, daring dismounts and a new approach for Simone Biles Simone Biles' dominant performance at the U.S. Gymnastics Championships reminded us that her only competition heading into the 2020 Olympics is herself....
17:14 2019-08-14

Gymnast Simone Biles speaks out as brother charged with three murders Olympic gold medallist Simone Biles says her "heart aches for everyone involved" after her brother, who serves in the US army, was charged with murdering three people....
17:14 2019-09-03

Simone Biles Shares the Reason Why She Refuses to Call Herself a ''Superstar'' Many will agree that Simone Biles is a household name. After becoming a four-time Olympic medalist and 14-time World Champion, the 22-year-old gymnast instantly reached celebrity status. However,......
04:28 2019-10-02

Simone Biles aims to write history at gymnastics worlds At the upcoming world championships in Germany, Biles can break the record for most medals won by any gymnast. More than that, she can write herself into the sport’s Code of Points forever....
22:56 2019-10-01

'You had one job': tearful Simone Biles attacks USAG over Nassar scandal Olympic champion angry at lack of protection for gymnastsBiles revealed she was abused by disgraced gymnastics doctorSimone Biles was in tears as she spoke about the anger and disappointment she feels about the handling of the Larry Nassar sexual abu...
00:28 2019-08-09

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,” B...
18:56 2019-08-08

Opinion: Simone Biles penalized for having skills other gymnasts can't pull off Simone Biles has a new element to do at the world championships, but the value of it is being watered down to keep other gymnasts from trying it.       ...
03:42 2019-10-05

Why Simone Biles has a 'love-hate' relationship with the balance beam Simone Biles won the world title on balance beam in 2014 and 2015, but a mistake at the Rio Olympics rattled her confidence on the event.       ...
17:56 2019-10-12

Simone Biles’ brother charged in Cleveland triple homicide The brother of Olympic gold medalist Simone Biles was hit with a murder charge Thursday for his alleged involvement in a triple homicide in Ohio on New Year’s Eve, a report said. Tevin Biles-Thomas, 24, was arrested Thursday and also charged wi...
10:00 2019-08-30

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......
12:14 2019-08-10

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.       ...
11:14 2019-10-14

Gymnast Simone Biles speaks out as brother charged with 3 murders Olympic gold medallist Simone Biles says her "heart aches for everyone involved" after her brother, who serves in the US army, was charged with murdering three people....
14:56 2019-09-03

Simone Biles continues to show why she's the gymnastics GOAT SportsPulse: Simone Biles is the greatest gymnast her sport has ever seen and over the weekend she further cemented herself alone at the top.       ...
07:56 2019-08-12

U.S. swimmer Caeleb Dressel wins the second of what could be a record world championship haul “It doesn’t get old,” said Dressel, who won his second gold of the meet in the 50-meter butterfly. The most golds won at a swimming world championship is seven....
19:42 2019-07-22

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."...
18:56 2019-10-13

Simone Biles doesn’t want to talk after brother charged in triple murder Olympic gold medalist Simone Biles said she was “eating [her] feelings” as news surfaced that her brother was charged for his alleged involvement in a triple homicide in Cleveland. Tevin Biles-Thomas, 24, was arrested Thursday on murder, voluntary ma...
18:42 2019-08-30

Opinion: Competitiveness is what takes U.S. gymnast Simone Biles from good to GOAT Olympic gymnastics champ Simone Biles fell on a triple twisting double somersault, skill so hard no woman has ever done it and few men even try.       ...
15:56 2019-08-10

Opinion: Simone Biles, US women would be envy of some royal families for all their titles Led by Simone Biles, the US women are trying to win a fifth consecutive world title, which would tie Romania's record.       ...
03:42 2019-10-08

Simone Biles' Brother Tevin Arrested and Charged For Triple Murder Simone Biles' older brother has landed in jail. Tevin Biles-Thomas, 24, has been arrested and charged with murder following a fatal shooting on New Year's Eve. According to......
14:00 2019-08-30

Simone Biles Dissatisfied With Her Own Performance That Included History-Making Dismount Even on days where she’s far from perfect, Simon Biles is still able to prove that labeling her as the greatest gymnast of all time might be an understatement. The latest example of this came on Friday in Kansas City, Mo. at the U.S. Gymnastics champ...
22:14 2019-08-10

Opinion: Simone Biles makes two crazy-difficult skills look so easy. They are not Simone Biles tops the all-around standings at the world gymnastics championships by more than two points after nailing two difficult new skills.       ...
23:56 2019-10-05

Brother of Olympic gymnast Simone Biles charged in triple murder The brother of Olympic gymnast Simone Biles was arrested Thursday at a U.S. Army base and charged in connection with a triple murder at a rental property in Cleveland....
16:42 2019-08-30

Simone Biles' brother charged in New Year's Eve triple murder, police say The brother of Olympic gold medalist Simone Biles was charged in connection with a New Year’s Eve shooting in Ohio that left three people dead and two others wounded, police said Thursday....
11:42 2019-08-31

Simone Biles’ brother’s arrest culminates decades of family turmoil The arrest of Simone Biles’ brother is just the latest turmoil for the star gymnast, who was raised separately from her accused killer sibling after being taken from their drug-abusing mother. And she was later abused by sicko doctor Larry Nass...
16:00 2019-09-01

Simone Biles Breaks Record to Become the Most Decorated Female Gymnast in History Simon Biles is officially the GOAT in the world of female gymbastics. The 22-year-old Olympian became the most decorated female gymnast in history on Tuesday after she won her 21st World......
19:42 2019-10-09

Opinion: Simone Biles is right to ask why adults in Olympic movement didn't do their job Star gymnast Simone Biles renews criticism of USA Gymnastics and Olympic officials after Senate report shows FBI dragged feet on Larry Nassar probe       ...
07:42 2019-08-08

A try for the ages, Schweinsteiger's flicks and Simone Biles brilliance | Classic YouTube Also featuring, bad free-kicks, a self-driving race car and a timelapse of Tottenham’s NFL transformation1) Let’s start by saying farewell to Bastian Schweinsteiger’s career. His best goals were either free-kicks or clever flicks. See for yourself. H...
17:42 2019-10-10

Where are they now: Gymnast Simone Biles looks strong in comeback from 2016 US Olympic team After making history in Rio, Simone Biles took 2 years off to experience life outside the gym. The most decorated USA gymnast ever stayed plenty busy.       ...
23:56 2019-07-24

Simone Biles ‘aches’ for victims after brother charged in triple murder Tevin Biles-Thomas, 24, has been indicted for party shootingOlympic champion says heart aches for everyone involvedOlympic gymnastics champion Simone Biles says she’s struggling with the arrest of her brother who was charged in a shooting that left t...
20:56 2019-09-03

'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 O...
01:14 2019-08-09

Opinion: U.S. gymnast Simone Biles' legacy can't be measured in titles or medals Simone Biles hasn’t lost an all-around gymnastics competition since 2013. She is all but assured of winning her fifth title at a world championships.       ...
22:00 2019-10-03

Triathlon: Germany's Frodeno wins Ironman World Championship in record time Jan Frodeno won his third Ironman World Championship triathlon in a course record time in Hawaii on Saturday and continued German dominance of the men's event....
03:56 2019-10-13

Simone Biles pulls off historic triple-double en route to US Gymnastics title KANSAS CITY, Mo. — The choice was entirely hers. Only there really wasn’t one for Simone Biles to make. Sure, she could have taken her triple-twisting double-flip (aka “the triple-double”) out of her floor exercise routine during th...
19:14 2019-08-12

Simone Biles Is Drinking In "Happy Thoughts" After Brother's Arrest For Triple Murder Simone Biles knows just what she needs right now. Following news of her older brother Tevin Biles-Thomas' arrest for triple murder, the Olympic gymnast seems to be seeking comfort in......
05:42 2019-09-02

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 abou...
08:14 2019-08-12

How wonderful to watch Simone Biles' defiant joy in our dark times | Candice Frederick Biles has made history yet again – and has every reason to celebrateAmid depressing news these days such as abortion bans, mass shootings and rampant Hollywood sexual assault cases, it can be easy to overlook an event so uplifting that it almost soun...
06:14 2019-08-15

Simone Biles posts ‘happy thoughts’ after brother’s arrest in triple murder Olympic gold medalist Simone Biles posted about “happy thoughts” in wake of her brother’s arrest in connection with a triple homicide in Ohio. “Girls day to drink happy thoughts,” the 22-year-old gymnast wrote on Instagr...
15:42 2019-09-02

Simone Biles makes more history as USA romp to seventh straight global title Biles breaks record for most medals by a woman at worldsUSA women take seventh straight title at worlds or OlympicsItaly capture bronze for first world team medal since 1950Simone Biles won a record 21st medal at the world gymnastics championships on...
01:42 2019-10-09

Simone Biles is redefining brilliance in a sport that shamefully failed her | Marina Hyde After the Larry Nassar saga USA Gymnastics should not exist but Biles continues to bring her sport dignity – and moneyOn Sunday night Simone Biles, on her way to securing her sixth US gymnastics title, performed a triple-double in her floor routine, ...
06:14 2019-08-15

U.S. gymnast Simone Biles' brother arrested as accused shooter in triple murder The brother of U.S. gymnastics star Simone Biles has been arrested and charged with murder, accused of shooting and killing three people at a New Year's Eve party in Cleveland, law enforcement agencies said on Friday....
03:42 2019-08-31

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 tim...
04:56 2019-10-14

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....
17:28 2019-08-30

Simone Biles Speaks Out on Brother's Murder Arrest: 'My Heart Breaks for Everyone Involved' Gymnast Simone Biles released her first public statement Monday following the shocking arrest of her brother, Tevin Biles-Thomas, in connection with three murders in Cleveland....
22:28 2019-09-03

Simone Biles’ brother was on active duty in the Army, busted after cheek swab The brother of Olympic superstar Simone Biles was on active duty in the Army when he was busted in an 8-month-old triple homicide, according to reports. Tevin Biles-Thomas, 24, who is assigned to Fort Stewart in Georgia, was nabbed Thursday after the...
21:28 2019-08-30

Brother of Simone Biles faces four charges from shooting that left three dead in Cleveland Tevin Biles-Thomas, the biological brother of U.S. Olympic gymnast Simone Biles, faces four charges, including murder, voluntary manslaughter and perjury.       ...
23:56 2019-08-30

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.       ...
23:14 2019-10-08

Arizona gymnast Jade Carey tops vault qualifying, gets rare 'win' over Simone Biles Jade Carey had the highest vault score in qualifying at the world gymnastics championships, topping Simone Biles by the slimmest of margins.       ...
08:28 2019-10-06

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.       ...
07:42 2019-08-08

Jaw, Meet Floor: Simone Biles Unveils Unreal New Moves in Lead-Up to Summer Competition While your ass was busy complaining about how long this week feels even after having Monday off, gymnast Simone Biles (arguably the very best athlete on the planet right now) was out here being... Simone Biles. By which we mean doing things that lite...
20:00 2019-05-30

Simone Biles addresses estranged brother's murder arrest: 'My heart aches for everyone involved' Olympic gold medalist Simone Biles on Monday broke her silence following the recent arrest of her estranged brother, who was charged with murder in a New Year’s Eve triple homicide in Ohio....
19:14 2019-09-03

Simone Biles' Boyfriend Alludes to Her Brother's Murder Charge in Post About ''Strongest People'' Simone Biles is most likely leaning on her inner circle following the arrest of her older brother, Tevin Biles-Thomas. Hours ago, news broke that the 24-year-old was taken into custody......
11:14 2019-08-31

Triathlon: Germany's Frodeno wins Ironman World Championship, compatriot Haug takes women's race Jan Frodeno won his third Ironman World Championship triathlon in a course record time in Hawaii on Saturday to continue German dominance of the men's event....
13:56 2019-10-13

James Holzhauer wins 23rd ‘Jeopardy!’ game, props from Ken Jennings James Holzhauer extended his “Jeopardy!” winning streak to 23 consecutive games Monday, banking $89,229 for a grand total of $1,780,237. The University of Illinois grad (“I attended class as little as necessary”) pulled off hi...
17:42 2019-05-21

Opinion: Simone Biles isn't just best gymnast of her time, she's an athlete for the ages Every time she takes the floor, Simone Biles changes her sport. She does moves no other woman has done, and few men even try.       ...
18:56 2019-08-12

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.       ...
00:00 2019-10-10

Josef Newgarden wins 2019 IndyCar championship as Colton Herta wins season finale Josef Newgarden finished eighth behind race winner Colton Herta Sunday at Laguna Seca, but that was good enough to win his second championship.       ...
01:00 2019-09-23

Josef Newgarden wins 2019 IndyCar championship as Colton Herta wins season finale race Josef Newgarden finished eighth behind race winner Colton Herta Sunday at Laguna Seca, but that was good enough to win his second championship.       ...
07:00 2019-09-23

Simone Biles addresses biological brother's murder charge, expresses 'sincere condolences' In her first comments since her brother's arrest, Simone Biles expressed her "sincere condolences" to the victims of the New Year's Eve shooting.       ...
17:14 2019-09-03

'Jeopardy!' champ James Holzhauer wins again for the 23rd time, pushing winnings to $1.7M Is James Holzhauer still the "Jeopardy!" champ? Yup, after winning his 23rd consecutive game, putting his total winnings at nearly $1.8 million.        ...
15:00 2019-05-21

Former Tucson High Diver wins medal at Pan-Am Games LIMA, PERU –  A current U of A diver and former standout at Tucson High has just won a bronze medal at the Pan American Games. Here’s more from Monday’s sportscast:...
23:28 2019-08-06

Brooks Koepka wins PGA Championship by 2 shots Brooks Koepka didn’t crack despite four straight bogeys on the inward nine and saved himself from wasting the largest 54-hole lead in a major.        ...
14:31 2019-05-21

Tates Creek Wins State Championship Lexington (LEX 18) — For the first time since 1986, the Tates Creek baseball team are State Champions. The Commodores defeated McCracken Co. 4-2 Sunday afternoon at Whitaker Bank Ballpark. After trailing 2-0 after the top of the first inning, T...
23:00 2019-06-09

Koepka wins PGA Championship for fourth major title "A coronation almost turned into a calamity but Brooks Koepka survived to win the PGA Championship for a second consecutive year on Sunday and establish himself as golf\u0027s new top dog."...
14:31 2019-05-21

Poston wins Wyndham Championship without dropping shot North Carolina native J.T. Poston became the first player in 45 years to win a PGA Tour event without dropping a shot when he beat Webb Simpson by one stroke at the Wyndham Championship on Sunday....
19:00 2019-08-05

Yuka Saso wins Girls Junior PGA Championship Yuka Saso of the Philippines rallied to win the Girls Junior PGA Championship, closing with a 3-under 67 for a two-stroke victory over Jensen Castle       ...
01:14 2019-07-13

McIlroy wins Players Championship by one stroke in Florida "Northern Irishman Rory McIlroy emerged as the last man standing in a wild final round to win the Players Championship by one shot from American Jim Furyk in Ponte Vedra, Florida on Sunday."...
14:31 2019-05-21

Relieved Thomas wins BMW Championship by three strokes over Cantlay Justin Thomas faltered in the final round at the BMW Championship on Sunday but held on for an ultimately comfortable three-stroke victory at Medinah in suburban Chicago....
03:14 2019-08-19

World Cup parade: USWNT celebrates 2019 Women's World Cup championship USWNT won its fourth World Cup title July 7 — and Wednesday it celebrated in style with a ticker tape parade in New York.       ...
21:28 2019-07-10

| 'Best ever' Biles hails record 25 world medals US gymnastics star Simone Biles won her fifth gold medal in the women's floor final to conclude her "best ever" world championships and take her career record to 25 medals....
07:42 2019-10-14

Dalilah Muhammad breaks 400m hurdles world record to win World Championship gold – as it happened The American Dalilah Muhammad set a world record for the second time this year as she won the women’s 400m hurdles final as Qatari Mutaz Essa Barshim won gold in the high jump 9.01pm BST After another magical night in Doha, that’s all from me. Of all...
22:28 2019-10-04

World Cup parade live stream: USWNT celebrates 2019 Women's World Cup championship USWNT won its fourth World Cup title July 7 — and Wednesday it will celebrate in style with a ticker tape parade in New York. Follow for updates.       ...
16:56 2019-07-10

McIlroy banks $15 million with Tour Championship, FedEx Cup wins Victory at the Tour Championship in Atlanta on Sunday will not completely erase the disappointment of a futile season at the majors for Rory McIlroy, but it may be worth far more than the $15 million he received for winning the FedEx Cup....
08:42 2019-08-26

Tanak wins in Chile, Ogier retakes championship lead "Estonian Ott Tanak won the inaugural Rally of Chile for Toyota on Sunday with France\u0027s reigning world champion Sebastien Ogier retaking the overall championship lead for Citroen."...
22:42 2019-05-21

Australian Hannah Green wins first major at LPGA Championship First Australian to win a major since 2006 Wins by one shot from Korea’s Sung Hyun Park Australian Hannah Green won the women’s PGA Championship at Hazeltine, her first victory on the LPGA Tour, to become the first Australian woman since Karrie Webb ...
01:42 2019-06-24

Rallying: Toyota's Tanak wins in Britain to extend championship lead Toyota's Ott Tanak won Wales Rally GB on Sunday to stretch his lead over Citroen's Sebastien Ogier in the world championship to 28 points with two rounds remaining....
17:14 2019-10-06

F1: Mercedes Bags Constructors' Championship For 2019 As Bottas Wins Japanese GP Mercedes-AMG F1 team has bagged its sixth consecutive constructors' championship as driver Valtteri Bottas won the high-octane Japanese Grand Prix. The weekend certainly saw its fair share of drama......
12:14 2019-10-13

In photos: Patrick Reed wins the Northern Trust golf championship Top professional golfers from around the world compete in the Northern Trust golf championship Fed Ex Cup playoffs at Liberty National Golf Club in Jersey City, N.J., from August 8 through August 11, 2019....
02:42 2019-08-13

Biles by miles: U.S. gymnast claims record fifth all-around world title American Simone Biles became the first woman to win five all-around titles at the gymnastics world championships in Stuttgart on Thursday, building on her legacy as one of the greatest of all time....
13:56 2019-10-11

Downie sisters grab medals behind Biles at world championships "British sisters Beckie and Ellie Downie won medals at the World Gymnastics Championships in Stuttgart where Simone Biles grabbed a record-equalling 23rd medal."...
01:56 2019-10-13

Indian Boxers Aim To Better Medal Haul At World Championships India's hopes will be majorly pinned on pint-sized dynamo Amit Panghal in the boxing World Championships in Ekaterinburg, Russia, starting on Monday....
08:28 2019-09-08

No excuses for Australia's Boomers as they aim for first Basketball World Cup medal On a high after beating the United States, Australia’s basketballers head to the Fiba World Cup hoping to make history“It’s not really about them.” The words of Joe Ingles, mere minutes after his Australian team had overcome international heavyweight...
22:00 2019-08-27

France knock holders U.S. out of World Cup medal rounds France caused the biggest shock of the basketball World Cup in China after beating holders the United States 89-79 to reach the semi-finals of the 32-nation tournament on Wednesday....
07:56 2019-09-12

Pieters wins European Road Championship title to delight Dutch fans "Amy Pieters gave the Netherlands fans another victory to celebrate with a fine win to take the European Road Championship title in Alkmaar. Watch LIVE on Eurosport and the Eurosport Player."...
21:56 2019-08-10

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....
13:00 2019-10-13

The number one competitive eater in the world, Joey Chestnut, came to Austin, Texas Friday to compete in the World Hostess Donettes-eating Championship When it comes to competitive-eating, Joey Chestnut appears to favor “dogs” over donuts. However, that was not the case at the second annual “world Hostess Donettes-Eating Championship.” Geoffrey Esper of Massachusetts came in ...
17:28 2019-06-08

U.S. women romp to fifth straight world title, Biles rewrites history The United States women cruised to their fifth consecutive team title at the gymnastics world championships in Stuttgart on Tuesday, with Simone Biles becoming the event's most decorated woman....
20:56 2019-10-08

PV Sindhu Scripts History With Gold Medal In World Championships World Championships Final , PV Sindhu vs Nozomi Okuhara Highlights: PV Sindhu defeated Japan's Nozomi Okuhara 21-7, 21-7 in straight games to create history....
20:42 2019-08-25

Team USA eliminated from World Cup medal contention with 89-79 loss to France The loss snaps a 58-game international-tournament winning streak in international tournament play. The Americans had last lost with NBA players on their roster in 2006....
17:56 2019-09-11

Hannah Green wins KPMG Women’s PGA Championship, becomes third Aussie to win an LPGA major Longshot Hannah Green led wire-to-wire to become the third Australian to win an LPGA major, joining Karrie Webb and Jan Stephenson.        ...
04:28 2019-06-24

Putin honors FIFA's Infantino with state medal over 2018 World Cup FIFA President Gianni Infantino thanked Russia on Thursday for hosting the "best World Cup ever" as President Vladimir Putin presented him with a state award for his role in making last year's tournament possible....
20:14 2019-05-23

Mary Kom In World Boxing C'ships Semis, Secures Unprecedented 8th Medal Mary Kom registered a 5-0 unanimous victory over Ingrit Valencia of Colombia in the 51kg flyweight category to enter the Women's World Boxing Championships semifinals....
09:14 2019-10-10

Athletics- Semenya to receive gold medal from 2011 world championships Olympic 800 meters champion Caster Semenya will be officially awarded her gold medal from the 2011 world athletics championships at this year’s edition in Doha, but will not be there to receive it....
14:14 2019-09-12

England win World Cup bronze medal to mark Tracey Neville’s departure • Roses beat South Africa 58-42 in third place play-off• Neville wants to help netball’s professional expansionEven as Tracey Neville confirmed that her team’s bronze-medal win against South Africa was her last game in charge, she immediately admitte...
21:42 2019-07-21

Rory McIlroy wins FedEx Cup, largest cash payout in golf history, at Tour Championship Rory McIlroy surged past Brooks Koepka at the Tour Championship on Sunday to win the FedEx Cup and its $15 million prize, the largest cash payout in golf history....
06:14 2019-08-26

World Wrestling C'ships: Gurpreet Loses, Naveen Stays In Medal Contention Gurpreet Singh impressed in defeat at the hands of former world champion Viktor Nemes, while Naveen stayed in medal contention in World Wrestling Championships....
21:28 2019-09-16

Sweden secures Women's World Cup bronze medal after topping England in third-place game Sweden won its third Women's World Cup bronze medal after topping England 2-1. The Swedes have medaled in four of eight contests since 1991.       ...
22:42 2019-07-06

China's Lei Ye wins US Girls' Junior Championship Lei Ye of China won the U.S. Girls' Junior Championship, beating Jillian Bourdage of Tamarac, Florida, 1 up in the 36-hole final at SentryWorld        ...
18:00 2019-07-31

O’Sullivan: Why I'm finished with World Championship "Ronnie O’Sullivan has renewed his feud with snooker’s administration by again threatening to skip high-profile tournaments including the World Championship."...
18:14 2019-05-23

Big Question at the Hockey World Championship: Who’s No. 1 (in the Draft)? Jack Hughes of the U.S., the top-rated North American prospect, and Kaapo Kakko of Finland, the top European prospect, are under the microscope as they play for their national teams....
14:31 2019-05-21

2019 League of Legends World Championship: All you need to know Looking for the rundown of the 2019 League of Legends World Championship? Check out our handy guide, which details the prize pool, history and teams....
23:14 2019-10-02

Clash of Clans will have its first World Championship in October Supercell announced today that it will hold the first ever Clash of Clans World Championship at ESL One Hamburg from October 25 to October 27.Read More...
22:00 2019-07-02

Best (and worst) bets for the League of Legends World Championship The annual League of Legends tourney is right around the corner, and Bet365 has the odds for who will hoist the Summoner's Cup. Here's what we think of the numbers....
22:00 2019-09-20

Pat McCormack World championship final brought to abrupt end by cut Pat McCormack wins a silver medal at the World championships in Russia The post Pat McCormack World championship final brought to abrupt end by cut appeared first on Boxing News....
08:00 2019-09-22

Athletics: Van Niekerk rules out World Championship defense World record holder Wayde van Niekerk said he would not defend his 400-metres title at this month's World Championships in Doha as he has yet to recover from a knee injury....
19:14 2019-09-02

Russia, Canada reach world championship semis Ice hockey heavyweights Russia and Canada reached the world championship semi-finals on Thursday after thrilling wins, with holders Sweden in action later on Thursday....
20:14 2019-05-23

Wiggins backs Roglic for World Championship TT glory "Bradley Wiggins predicts that Primoz Roglic could follow up his Vuelta triumph with 2019 Road World Championship time trial glory. Subscribe to The Bradley Wiggins Show podcast!"...
14:42 2019-09-23

Midnight marathon no escape from world championship heat Conditions for the women's marathon at the world athletics championships will be tough despite a midnight start, the IAAF said on Wednesday as added medical and safety measures were put in place....
22:14 2019-09-25

Team USA advances to championship of Women’s World Cup in France LYON, France (AP) – Alex Morgan celebrated her go-ahead goal with a cheeky tea-sipping celebration and Alyssa Naeher stopped a late penalty kick to send the United States into the final at the Women’s World Cup with a 2-1 victory over Eng...
11:00 2019-07-03

Coleman and Lyles head US world championship team "Sprint favorites Christian Coleman and Noah Lyles and women\u0027s 400 metres hurdles world record holder Dalilah Muhammad headline a 141-member U.S."...
03:00 2019-09-17

Meet the League of Legends World Championship qualifiers The first handful of League of Legends teams across major regions have qualified for October's world championship in Europe. Here's what to know about them....
04:28 2019-08-19

Athletics: IAAF confirms 1,900-plus world championship entries More than 1,900 athletes from 209 countries will be in action at this month's World Athletics Championships, with American sprinter Allyson Felix looking to extend her record medals tally in Doha....
15:28 2019-09-19

World Athletics Championships: Adam Gemili on medal heartbreak - 'I let it go… I ran like an amateur' A "gutted" Adam Gemili said he felt he "ran like an amateur" after he finished an agonising fourth in the 200m final at the World Athletics Championships in Doha....
05:14 2019-10-02

Finland hosts first-ever Heavy Metal Knitting World Championship In the world of bizarre competitions, it probably doesn’t get much stranger than the first-ever Heavy Metal Knitting World Championship that took place Thursday in Finland....
14:42 2019-07-16

Finland defeats Canada for gold at hockey world championship BRATISLAVA, Slovakia (AP) — Finland has won the gold medal at the hockey world championship by beating Canada 3-1 Sunday in the final. Marko Anttila’s second goal of the game broke a 1-all tie early in the third period as the Finns defeated Can...
22:56 2019-05-26

Anthony Mantha Is Blazing A Path Of Destruction Through The World Championship We’re just a few hours out from a hugely important, potentially decisive Western Conference Finals Game 6, so right now is obviously the perfect time to talk about how dominant this one Detroit Red Wings kid has been over in Slovakia. Yes, for all th...
02:42 2019-05-22

Ice hockey: Canada and Finland reach world championship final Canada reached their fourth world championship final in the last five tournaments with a 5-1 rout of the Czech Republic and Finland joined them with a shock 1-0 win over favorites Russia on Saturday....
03:14 2019-05-26

Dota 2 Team Sent Packing From World Championship After Tragic Misclick Painful counterfactuals stalk even the best athletes. On Monday, Manchester United star Paul Pogba missed an easy penalty, dooming his team to a 1-1 draw against a lesser opponent. Last night, a Dota 2 player tried to ban a particular hero from the m...
02:28 2019-08-22

This Weekend's Rocket League Tournament Will Set The Stage For The World Championship With a $100,000 prize pool at stake, this weekend’s big Rocket League tournament in Dallas will give some of the game’s biggest teams one last chance to test one another before next month’s World Championship....
02:42 2019-06-01

11 pro athletes who played in a Little League World Series Championship Game Nearly as many athletes who played in the Little League World Series championship went pro in something outside baseball as in MLB itself.       ...
18:42 2019-08-24

| World Test Championship excites India skipper Kohli India captain Virat Kohli believes a World Test Championship is happening at the right time and is excited at the prospect of playing for a trophy in the longest format....
16:42 2019-07-24

Video: How World Endurance Championship secured its hypercar future Ahead of the 2019 Le Mans 24 Hours, the ACO outlined further details of the new hypercar regulations slated for the 2020/21 World Endurance Championship season...
09:42 2019-06-15

Meet the League of Legends World Championship qualifiers -- Part II Ten teams have qualified for the League of Legends World Championship -- including FunPlus Phoenix, Royal Never Give Up and Fnatic -- since we reviewed the first four qualifiers. Here's everything you need to know about the latest teams heading to Eu...
02:28 2019-09-08

Semenya, Van Niekerk named in S Africa world championship team Double Olympic 800 meters champion Caster Semenya has been included in South Africa's preliminary team for this year's world championships in Doha, though it is dependent on the outcome of her appeal to the Swiss Federal Tribunal....
23:42 2019-06-10

The first Heavy Metal Knitting World Championship was as awesome as it sounds Knitting is fun for some people; heavy metal, same—but you wouldn’t imagine that that particular Venn diagram contained a lot of overlap. Nevertheless, the two disparate pursuits recently combined for the first Heavy Metal Knitting World Championshi...
23:00 2019-07-18

| World Rugby scraps controversial Nations Championship plans World Rugby has scrapped controversial plans to introduce a Nations Championship saying that resistance to the idea had brought about their decision....
19:42 2019-06-19

Banned coach Salazar loses world championship accreditation Leading athletics coach Alberto Salazar has had his world championship accreditation removed by the US Track and Field federation (USATF) after being banned for four years for doping violations....
17:14 2019-10-01

Pro athletes who played in a Little League World Series Championship Game Nearly as many athletes who played in the Little League World Series championship went pro in something outside baseball as in MLB itself.       ...
02:42 2019-08-25

Ashish Raorane Becomes First Indian To Complete 2019 FIM Baja World Championship The FIM Baja World Championship certainly had proud moments for India with privateer Ashish Raorane becoming the first Indian rider to complete the rally. The last and final round of the Baja World......
20:42 2019-08-14

Lithuanian couple defends world wife-carrying championship title A Lithuanian couple won the World Wife-Carrying Championship for a second time in a row in the Finnish town of Sonkajarvi on Saturday, triumphing in a contest where men complete an obstacle course with their wives slung over their shoulders....
22:14 2019-07-06

World Championship in Medieval Combat Unfolds Like a Ukrainian Game Of Thrones This weekend the ‘World Championship in Medieval Combat’ was held in the Ukraine where hundreds of warriors clanking around in armor, swinging swords and axes, in a scene reminiscent of an episode ending in Games of Thrones ...
17:56 2019-05-21

Nations Championship proposals face World Rugby deadline of Friday • Governing body needs unanimous support of 10 major unions• France omit Mathieu Bastareaud from World Cup preparationsLeading rugby nations face a deadline of Friday to back or reject World Rugby’s Nations Championship plan.The governing body has co...
18:28 2019-06-18

World Youth Chess Championship: India Start On A Bright Note World Youth Chess Championship: Grandmaster R Praggnanandhaa, Woman Candidate Master Mrudul Dehankar and Woman International Master Divya Deshmukh scored emphatic victories in Round 1....
20:28 2019-10-02

Lira's quiet, methodical path to his first League of Legends World Championship Clutch Gaming jungler Nam "Lira" Tae-yoo, 24, has made his debut at the League of Legends World Championship, with each step on a journey indicative of his calculated and measured career....
23:14 2019-10-10

College World Series: Vanderbilt beats Michigan for second national championship Vanderbilt defeated Michigan 8-2 in the winner-take-all Game 3 in the championship series to win the NCAA baseball title.       ...
19:00 2019-06-27

World championship 'crotch cams' rolled back after athletes' complaints Athletes in Doha say new camera angles are intrusiveDina Asher-Smith says pictures ‘weren’t very flattering’With cameras in the starting blocks peering up the legs of athletes into their eyes, television viewers have been taken closer to the action t...
18:28 2019-10-03

World Rugby scraps plans for Nations Championship due to lack of support • Project dead after ‘lack of consensus on key issues’• Six Nations unions resistant to idea of promotion and relegationGlobal rugby union is braced for fresh turmoil after the governing body announced it had discontinued plans to introduce a Nations...
01:42 2019-06-20

Winners and losers of the League of Legends World Championship group draw The League of Legends World Championship countdown is officially on. Here's what we think of the main event and play-in draws going into the tournament....
21:28 2019-09-23

Over 40 Percent Of Competitors Withdraw From World Championship Marathon Run In Sweltering Qatari Heat Of the 68 competitors that started the women’s marathon at the World Athletics Championships, 28 ended up withdrawing by the end, with at least one runner getting taken away in an ambulance while another was spotted in a wheelchair. The high dropout ...
00:56 2019-09-29

Opinion: US women's soccer team personified America at its best with World Cup championship The U.S. women's World Cup title Sunday is one for the ages, for sure. More than that, though, they’re a team for the ages. For this age.       ...
05:28 2019-07-08

Louis Vuitton partners with Riot Games on League of Legends World Championship Louis Vuitton and Riot Games announced they will collaborate on the League of Legends World Championship that kicks off on October 2 and culminates in Paris on November 10.Read More...
16:42 2019-09-23

Geraint Thomas and Geoghegan Hart lead British World Championship team "Geraint Thomas, Tao Geoghegan Hart and Adam Yates are among the biggest names who will be representing Great Britain at the upcoming World Road Championships."...
21:42 2019-09-18

Hyundai joins World Rally Championship race to sign Toyota's Tanak Hyundai has joined the race to sign Ott Tanak for the 2020 World Rally Championship, with team boss Andrea Adamo declaring he has no qualms about chasing a 'superteam' line-up...
14:42 2019-07-03

Teddy and Clid show a lighter side of T1 at the League of Legends World Championship T1 (formerly SKT) and Faker are synonymous with League of Legends success. But get them behind the scenes, and you see a lighthearted, jovial bunch, relaxed in the face of contending for another world title....
18:42 2019-10-12

SEC hopes to turn continued baseball dominance into another College World Series championship The SEC has four teams at this year's College World Series and has sent 21 over the past eight years, but has just two titles to show for it so far.       ...
22:28 2019-06-15

Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce confirms status with 100m world championship gold • Asher-Smith runs personal best and sets new British record• Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce bags her fourth 100m world titleSo dogged was Dina Asher-Smith’s pursuit of her first individual world medal that she refused to allow bread, sweets or wine to touc...
05:28 2019-09-30

Mixed team time trial to make World Championship debut on Sunday "The mixed team time trial has never been seen at the UCI Road World Championships but it will break cover on Sunday as the event\u0027s very first race."...
23:28 2019-09-19

Fraser-Pryce beats Asher-Smith to win World Championship 100m gold – as it happened The Jamaican sprinter beat her British opponent in Doha to win her fourth World gold with the Ivory Coast’s Marie-Josee Ta Lou collecting a bronze 10.13pm BST Here’s Sean Ingle’s report from Doha. Related: Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce confirms status wit...
05:28 2019-09-30

Team Liquid's win gives North America hope for League of Legends World Championship success Last year, after a Game 1 loss in the group stage of the League of Legends World Championship, Team Liquid had to play from behind. This year they flipped the script after beating the young South Korean team Damwon Gaming....
03:56 2019-10-13

Megan Rapinoe, Rose Lavelle lead U.S. women to 2019 World Cup championship in France U.S. women win back-to-back World Cup championships for the first time. After being tied at halftime, they defeated the Netherlands 2-0.       ...
20:56 2019-07-07

Tiger Woods' 67 in third round of BMW Championship keeps Tour Championship chances alive Tiger Woods has long odds against him. But bogey-free 67 in third round of BMW Championship keeps him in picture to defend Tour Championship title.        ...
03:14 2019-08-18

Faker’s Michael Jordan-like return highlights League of Legends World Championship story lines Will the so-called "Unkillable Demon King" regain his throne and lead his team to the Summoner's Cup or will a North American team finally break through?...
23:42 2019-10-02

Laura Muir sets her sights on World Championship success after dominant 1500m win at the Anniversary Games Laura Muir laid out her medal intentions for this year's World Championships in Doha after a rampant victory over a world-class 1500m field at the Anniversary Games in London....
21:14 2019-07-20

Today in History for June 23rd Highlights of this day in history: A key moment in the Watergate scandal; Adolf Hitler visits Paris after France falls to Nazi Germany; The typewriter gets a patent; Polio vaccine pioneer Dr. Jonas Salk and TV producer Aaron Spelling die. (June 23)...
08:28 2019-06-23

Today in History for August 23rd Highlights of this day in history: Nazis and Soviets sign a non-aggression pact on eve of World War II; Sacco and Vanzetti executed; Defrocked priest John Geoghan killed; Movie star Rudolph Valentino and Broadway's Oscar Hammerstein die. (Aug....
08:28 2019-08-23

U.S. Wins Women's World Cup The U.S. defeated the Netherlands, 2-0, to win their fourth Women’s World Cup title in 28 years. The victory came after rounds where the defending champions faced teams that were designed to take the Americans down....
01:00 2019-07-08

Next-gen ‘Pictionary Air’ arrives at Target June 23rd Starting this Sunday, you can pick up Pictionary Air at your local Target for $20. The new game puts a high-tech spin on the classic. You'll still pull a card, choose from a list of items to draw and race against a timer, but you'll use a l...
22:00 2019-06-18

U.S. Wins World Cup and Becomes a Champion for Its Time Few sports teams are asked to carry as much meaning on their shoulders as the women of U.S. soccer. On Sunday, they lived up to the challenge with a 2-0 victory over the Netherlands....
05:56 2019-07-08

Giant steel tubes form crossing on flood-hit road in Yorkshire Dales after bridge on world cycling championship route collapses Giant steel tubes are being used to form the basis of a temporary crossing after a bridge on the world cycling championship route was destroyed by floods....
07:56 2019-08-14

U.S. wins World Cup with a final four-star performance The United States won the title for a record fourth time, capping a dominant showing that sparked larger conversations about gender, equity and patriotism....
00:42 2019-07-08

U.S. Wins Record Fourth World Cup Title Live coverage and analysis of the Women’s World Cup final. The United States is chasing its record fourth title. The Netherlands is trying to win its first....
00:14 2019-07-08

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       ...
20:56 2019-07-07

World Rally Championship's Rally GB Oulton Park stage revealed MSV chief executive Jonathan Palmer has explained how the World Rally Championship will use the Oulton Park circuit for Rally GB's first return to a race circuit in 20 years...
03:01 2019-06-20

'Star Trek: Picard' debuts January 23rd, 2020 New York Comic Con has proven kind to Star Trek fans this year. To begin with, CBS has confirmed that its All Access series Star Trek: Picard will premiere on January 23rd, 2020. You won't have to wait too much longer to see what has happened ...
21:56 2019-10-05

Sherpa climbs Mount Everest for record 23rd time A 49-year-old sherpa reached the top of Mount Everest for a 23rd time on Wednesday, creating a new record for the most summits of the world’s highest mountain, Nepali hiking officials said....
18:14 2019-05-21

'Tetris Effect' brings its VR head trip to PCs on July 23rd You won't have to snag a PS4 if you want to experience the synesthesia of Tetris Effect. Enhance has confirmed that its music-driven, effects-laden take on the classic puzzler is coming to PCs on July 23rd. It should take advantage of the extr...
05:00 2019-07-17

Congress will grill Mark Zuckerberg over Libra October 23rd Mark Zuckerberg will be under the spotlight of regulators once again when Facebook's CEO testifies before the Financial Services Committee this month. The congressional panel is set to grill him October 23rd over Facebook's planned cryptocu...
20:00 2019-10-09

Swimming: Sun wins men's 400 freestyle gold at world championships China's Sun Yang won his fourth straight 400 meters freestyle title at the world swimming championships on Sunday, touching home first in a time of 3:42.44....
15:00 2019-07-21

U.S. wins Women’s World Cup title with 2-0 defeat of Netherlands The United States won the Women’s World Cup for a record fourth time overall. It caps a dominant showing, whose performance in France sparked larger conversations about gender, equity and patriotism....
20:00 2019-07-07

Semenya wins women’s 800, wants to defend world title STANFORD, Calif. (AP) — Caster Semenya easily won the women’s 800 at the Prefontaine Classic in Stanford on Sunday, as an international court continues to debate her future in the event. The former Olympic champion and embattled three-time worl...
00:42 2019-07-01

World No. 1 Alaphilippe wins Tour de France Stage 3 World No. 1 Julian Alaphilippe of Deceuninck-Quick Step captured Stage 3 and the yellow jersey on Monday as the Tour de France made its way into its namesake country for the first time in this year's race....
22:42 2019-07-08

Semenya wins women's 800, wants to defend world title Caster Semenya easily won the women's 800 at the Prefontaine Classic on Sunday, as an international court continues to debate her future in the event....
21:28 2019-07-01

New Jersey wins Little League World Series opener When you say you’re Mr. Cool, well, you better be Mr. Cool when the moment calls for it. Jayden Capindica is Mr. Cool. Capindica’s glove and bat boosted the Elmora Little League of Elizabeth, N.J., to a 6-2 victory on Friday over the Sprague Little L...
17:42 2019-08-17

U.S. women’s soccer wins 2019 World Cup over Netherlands _____ The U.S. women’s national soccer team proved their dominance at the 2019 Women’s World Cup by defeating the Netherlands 2-0 on Sunday in the championship match. The victory in Lyon, France, marks the fourth world title for the U.S. ...
23:00 2019-07-07

USWNT wins most lopsided game in World Cup history The US Women’s National Team, it turns out, is pretty good at this soccer thing. Good enough to cover the spread … of an American football game. The Americans decimated Thailand 13-0 in their opening game at the Women’s World Cup. A...
00:56 2019-06-12

Sky Brown, 11, wins bronze at Skateboarding World Championships "British prodigy Sky Brown won park bronze at the World Skateboarding Championships in Brazil to creep closer to a spot at next summer’s Olympics in Tokyo."...
15:28 2019-09-15

Whitlock wins third world pommel horse gold "Britain\u0027s 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\u0027s Tokyo Olympics."...
01:56 2019-10-13

Barber wins Australia's first javelin world title Kelsey-Lee Barber became the first Australian to win the javelin world title on Tuesday, clinching it with her last throw of the competition and ending one of the longest winning streaks in the sport....
20:00 2019-10-02

Scamp the Tramp wins World’s Ugliest Dog Contest Scamp the Tramp, held by Darlene Wright, after winning 2019 World’s Ugliest Dog Contest. (AP Photo/Noah Berger) _____ Scamp the Tramp will never win a beauty contest. But he’s won an ugly one. The bug-eyed, dreadlocked pooch took top honors Fri...
22:56 2019-06-22

Investigative thriller game 'Telling Lies' drops August 23rd Telling Lies, the spritual successor of indie darling Her Story, will officially be available for PC, Mac and iOS devices on August 23. Gamers excited to get their hands on the new title from developer Sam Barlow can pre-order the investigative thril...
03:56 2019-08-17

Tim McGraw and Faith Hill Are Couple Goals As They Celebrate Their 23rd Anniversary Oh, it's a beautiful thing what Faith Hill and Tim McGraw have. Hill and McGraw are celebrating 23 years of marriage today. The beautiful couple took to Instagram to each......
01:14 2019-10-07

Samsung reportedly plans to launch the Galaxy Note 10 on August 23rd Samsung will host its next Unpacked event on August 7th to announce the Galaxy Note 10, but there won’t be much left to unveil by the time the event rolls around. The Note 10 has been the subject of countless leaks in recent weeks, including a ...
18:56 2019-07-12

Pyro crews prepare for the 23rd annual “A” Mountain Fireworks Celebration TUCSON –  The spectacle in the sky might be 25 minutes but a lot of work goes into the “A” Mountain Fireworks Celebration. It is all hands on deck from the Fireworks Production of Arizona and Tucson Fire Department to make sure Inde...
06:00 2019-07-05

Stephen King's 'Castle Rock' returns to Hulu October 23rd Who knew that the Maine woodlands could be so terrifying? Hulu has announced that the second season of Castle Rock, the horror anthology series based on the stories of Stephen King, will debut on October 23rd. Showrunners Sam Shaw and Dustin Thompson...
02:42 2019-08-30

Yelich hits 23rd homer as Brewers power past Marlins 5-1 MILWAUKEE (AP) — Christian Yelich hit his major league-leading 23rd home run and Mike Moustakas added two homers to lead the Milwaukee Brewers to a 5-1 win over the Miami Marlins on Thursday. The Brewers salvaged the final game of the three-game seri...
00:56 2019-06-07

Scamp the Tramp wins World's Ugliest Dog contest - video A bug-eyed, dreadlocked pooch called Scamp the Tramp took top honours on Friday at the 31st annual World’s Ugliest Dog contest. Scamp beat out 18 other contestants at the event, held in Northern California. Organisers say the contest is about bringin...
17:28 2019-06-22

Hosszu wins fourth women's 200 medley world title Hungary's Katinka Hosszu continued her domination of the women's individual medley by winning the 200 meters event for the fourth time at the world championships in Gwangju on Monday....
18:01 2019-07-22

Street in Wales wins record for world's steepest – video A street in north-west Wales has been crowned the world's steepest. Ffordd Pen Llech in the historic town of Harlech has a gradient of 37.5% at its steepest point, knocking Baldwin Street in Dunedin, New Zealand, off the top spot. Gwyn Headley, who l...
21:56 2019-07-16

USWNT wins World Cup, cements itself forever in sports history SportsPulse: The U.S. women are World Cup champions, yet again. The Americans lived up to all of the pre-tournament hype and expectations claiming their fourth title. And as Nancy Armour puts it, their impact will be long lasting on and off the field...
20:56 2019-07-07

After World Car Of The Year, Jaguar I-Pace Wins Powertrain Awards The Jaguar I-Pace has won 66 global awards since it was revealed a little more than a year ago, including the 2019 World Car of the Year, World Car Design of the Year, World Green Car, European Car of......
16:42 2019-05-23

'Final Fantasy Crystal Chronicles' remaster arrives January 23rd, 2020 Square Enix's recent bout of Final Fantasy nostalgia isn't ending any time soon. The publisher has announced that the remastered Final Fantasy Crystal Chronicles will reach Android, iOS, PS4 and Switch on January 23rd, 2020. The previousl...
00:28 2019-09-10

Brewers' Christian Yelich blasts 23rd homer in 56th game of the season Milwaukee Brewers' right fielder Christian Yelich continued his big start to the 2019 season, slamming his 23rd homer of the season Thursday afternoon....
00:00 2019-06-07

Watch Games Done Quick's summer charity event starting June 23rd If you're hoping to immerse yourself in video games now that summer has officially reached the northern hemisphere, you're in luck. Games Done Quick is kicking off its annual summer charity livestream (below) on June 23rd at 12:30PM ET, and...
18:56 2019-06-22

In-depth coverage as UA wins at College World Series: Preps for No. 2 UCLA OKLAHOMA CITY – After Coach Mike Candrea and the Arizona softball team beat No. 3 Washington for the first time in over two years, the Cats are now gearing up for No. 2 UCLA.. In-depth coverage of Arizona's win over Washington in the first...
02:28 2019-05-31

Semenya wins in Montreuil, intends to defend 800m world title Caster Semenya, who is battling the sport's governing IAAF over rules that prevent her from running her preferred distance races unless she takes testosterone-suppressant medication, won a 2,000 meters at the Montreuil athletics meeting on Tuesday....
07:56 2019-06-12

Kosgei shatters world marathon record, Cherono wins men's race Kenyan Brigid Kosgei broke Paula Radcliffe's women's marathon world record when she ran two hours, 14 minutes, four seconds at the Chicago Marathon on Sunday....
17:42 2019-10-13

Kosgei shatters Radcliffe's world record, Cherono wins men's race Kenyan Brigid Kosgei broke Paula Radcliffe's 16-year-old women's marathon world record but former Alberto Salazar coached athletes, including Mo Farah, were never a factor in the Chicago Marathon on Sunday....
07:14 2019-10-14

Netherlands vegetable seed developer wins World Food Prize DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — A seed developer from the Netherlands credited with introducing high quality disease-resistant vegetable seeds to more than 60 countries including the Philippines, Thailand and Indonesia is the 2019 recipient of the World Food...
17:28 2019-06-10

Netherlands wins World Cup thriller to earn final matchup with USWNT It took a few extra minutes but the Netherlands dispatched Sweden, 1-0, and earned a spot in the World Cup final. Jackie Groenen’s low drive in the 99th minute escaped the outstretched fingers of Sweden goalkeeper Hedvig Lindahl and found the c...
00:14 2019-07-04

World Athletics Championships: Lyles wins men's 200m gold – as it happened USA’s Noah Lyles sprinted to gold in the men’s 200m, while Dina Asher-Smith cantered into the women’s 200m final with a time of 22.16Report: Tearful Gemili bereft as Lyles picks up 200m gold 10.02pm BST Seriously, what another dramatic day in Doha. A...
02:00 2019-10-02

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....
02:28 2019-10-12

Adam Peaty wins 100m breaststroke gold at World Championships • Briton takes third gold, with teammate James Wilby second• Peaty had broken 57sec barrier for world record in semi-finalsAdam Peaty has won the 100m breaststroke world title for the third time with victory at the World Championships in Gwangju, Sou...
15:14 2019-07-22

Apurvi Chandela Wins Year's Second Women's 10m Air Rifle World Cup Gold It was a neck-and-neck battle between Apurvi and Wang, where the Apurvi Chandela was just 0.1 ahead as she shot a 10.4 to Wang's 10.3 to clinch the issue....
18:14 2019-05-26

Opinion: Winners/losers of quarterfinals -- France wins the World Cup, sort of France wins over public and Sweden finally beats Germany at a major tournament for first time since 1991: Winners and losers from quarterfinals.       ...
19:00 2019-06-30

Vanderbilt Terminates Michigan's Cinderella Run, Wins College World Series They didn’t have the luxury of superstar pitcher Kumar Rocker on the mound tonight, but Vanderbilt didn’t need him for even a moment in their winner-take-all game against Michigan on Wednesday night. With a dull but decisive 8-2 victory, the Commodor...
20:01 2019-06-27

'My life completely changed': debut wins world's richest prize for a novel Nominated by just one library in Belgium, Emily Ruskovich’s Idaho lands the €100,000 International Dublin literary awardEmily Ruskovich was sitting in her back garden in Boise, Idaho, playing in the grass with her one-year-old daughter, when she got ...
15:42 2019-06-13

Soccer: Gwinn wins it as Germany beat China 1-0 in their World Cup opener Germany's teenage midfielder Giulia Gwinn scored a second-half winner as the two-time world champions edged past China 1-0 on Saturday to kick off their World Cup campaign....
17:28 2019-06-08

Denmark's Pedersen stuns favorites to wins world road gold Mads Pedersen won a brutal, rain-ravaged race to become Denmark's first road race world champion on Sunday as all the favorites saw their hopes washed away in Yorkshire....
19:14 2019-09-29

Rayssa Leal: 11-year-old wins skateboarding world tour event in LA – video Rayssa Leal, 11, stunned fans as she came in first place during the women's final at a Street League Skateboarding world tour event in Los Angeles. The Brazilian, who finished in third position in the first event of the year in London, became the you...
19:14 2019-07-31

Mads Pedersen wins men’s elite road race at sodden world championships • Dane beats Matteo Trentin and Stefan Kung in sprint finish• Race shortened from 284.5km to 261km due to wet weatherCyclists’ legs react in unpredictable ways at the end of a bone chilling cold and wet day on the bike, and as two of the hottest favo...
19:14 2019-09-29

Sarabjot Singh Wins India's Ninth Gold At ISSF Junior World Cup After six days of top class shooting and with one more day to go, India remain on top of the medal standings with nine gold, nine silver and four bronze for a total of 22 medals....
00:42 2019-07-19

German poker pro Hossein Esnan wins World Series main event In a high-stakes head-to-head between two European rivals, Hossein Esnan has come out victorious with the $10-million grand prize in Las Vegas. He said if it weren't for good cards and a bit of luck, "I'd be runner-up."...
18:14 2019-07-17

Germany's Malaika Mihambo wins long jump gold at world championships Though she was the favorite going into the event, Mihambo had to improve on her first jumps to medal at the track and field world championships in Doha. She did it by jumping further than anyone in the last 15 years....
21:14 2019-10-06

Cycling Road World Championships: Dennis wins men's time trial – as it happened Rohan Dennis produced a masterclass to win the Road World Championships men’s individual time trial, dominating his rivals on a 54km course between Northallerton and Harrogate 4.45pm BST Remco’s happy now! #Yorkshire2019 pic.twitter.com/rhwszZuA6U 4....
18:14 2019-09-25

World Athletics Championships: Johnson-Thompson wins heptathlon gold – as it happened Asher-Smith already preparing for Olympic success after gold‘Crotch cams’ in Doha rolled back after athletes’ complaintsEmail Tumaini or tweet him with your thoughts 11.19pm BST Another day comes to an end. I’m still getting my head around that absol...
02:28 2019-10-04

Pavilion beside oldest cricket green in world wins protection from development threat Players at the world's oldest cricket green were today celebrating after their historic pavilion was awarded protection from the threat of development....
16:42 2019-07-19

Ethiopia's Lelisa Desisa wins marathon gold at World Athletics Championships Ethiopia has scored its first marathon title since 2001 with Lelisa Desisa placing first at the World Athletics Championships in Qatar. The race began just before midnight to avoid the brutal daytime heat....
04:42 2019-10-06

Hossein Ensan wins $10 million in prize money for World Series of Poker victory Hossein Ensan beat out 8,568 other competitors to win $10 million first-place prize in the World Series of Poker's main event on Wednesday morning.       ...
15:42 2019-07-17

World Athletics Championships 2019: Noah Lyles wins men's 200m gold – live! Updates including men’s 200m and women’s javelin finalsRichard Williams: empty seats reveal warped prioritiesAnd you can contact Tumaini by email or Twitter 9.23pm BST Here is a sobering read from Sean Ingle on Alberto Salazar’s four year ban and the...
22:28 2019-10-01

Extraordinary Van Vleuten wins World Road Race with awe-inspiring 100km solo breakaway "Annemiek van Vleuten produced one of the most remarkable rides in the history of cycling to win the Women’s Road Race at the World Championships in Yorkshire."...
04:00 2019-09-29

Christian Coleman wins 100m gold at World Athletics Championships 2019 – as it happened The American won in a time of 9.76 with compatriot Justin Gatlin (9.89) in second and Canada’s Andre De Grasse (9.90) third 9.07pm BST Here is Sean Ingle on Christian Coleman rising to the forefront of the sport and tonight’s other astonishing achiev...
22:28 2019-09-28

Adam Peaty wins 100m breaststroke gold at the World Championships but misses out on new record Adam Peaty missed out on beating his own world record as he successfully defended his 100metre breaststroke world title in Gwangju, South Korea in a British one-two with James Wilby....
18:28 2019-07-22

Allyson Felix wins record 13th World Athletics Championships gold in Doha American runners win men’s and women’s 4x400m relaysNia Ali’s personal best secures gold in the 100m hurdlesUSA finish top of medal table after three golds on final dayThe United States showed off the speed and depth of their squad to win three gold ...
05:00 2019-10-07

Dygert wins women’s time trial amid Road World Championships rain chaos • Yorkshire conditions ‘like riding into a lake’ for competitors• Mikkel Berg takes men’s U23 time trial victoryThe Harrogate finish is not far from Cold Bath Lane and rarely has a street held a more apposite name than on a day when intense rain turn...
20:14 2019-09-24

CBOE S&P 500 Implied Correlation Index Wins "Best Innovation by an Exchange in Product Design" from Futures and Options World CHICAGO, December 8, 2010 - The Chicago Board Options Exchange (CBOE) today announced that it has been awarded "Best Innovation by an Exchange in the Field of Product Design - North America" for its CBOE S&P 500 Implied Correlation Index from Futures...
13:14 2019-05-22

World Athletics Championships: Katarina Johnson-Thompson wins heptathlon gold for Great Britain in Doha Katarina Johnson-Thompson produced the best performance of her life to break the British record and take gold in the heptathlon at the World Athletics Championships in Doha....
09:00 2019-10-04

Cycling Road World Championships 2019: Chloe Dygert wins women's time-trial – as it happened The 22 year old American was the surprise winner, dethroning Annemiek van Vleuten on a filthy day in Yorkshire 5.27pm BST 5.15pm BST Chloe Dygert speaks: “I really prepared really well for this,” she tells the BBC. “I spent the past week with [her ...
19:28 2019-09-24

England star Lucy Bronze misses out on Women's World Cup Goal of the Tournament as Cristiane wins award England defender Lucy Bronze has missed out on the Fifa Women's World Cup Goal of the Tournament award after Brazil star Cristiane was voted the winner....
20:56 2019-07-18

World Athletics Championships: Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce wins 100m gold as Dina Asher-Smith takes silver Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce produced a sensational performance to take gold in the women's 100m at the Athletics World Championships in Doha, as Dina Asher-Smith broke her own British record to win silver....
05:28 2019-09-30

10-year-old cyclist killed in Brooklyn, 23rd bike-related fatality this year The boy was near Seton Place and Foster Avenue in Kensington at about 10:30 a.m. when he was mowed down by a man driving a 2002 Ford Explorer, police said....
12:00 2019-10-06

Gigi Hadid Shares Sweet Tribute to Sister Bella Hadid on Her 23rd Birthday Sister, sister! Gigi Hadid is taking fans for a walk down memory lane in honor of Bella Hadid's 23rd birthday today. The 24-year-old posted an adorable throwback of her......
19:42 2019-10-09

Valarivan Wins Gold; India Bag 10m Air Rifle Team Gold With World Record Elavenil Valarivan defended her gold medal in the Junior World Cup as she beat compatriot Mehuli Ghosh (630.4) by 1.4 points in the women's air rifle final on Monday....
20:14 2019-07-15

| Rapinoe wins Golden Ball, Golden Boot at women's World Cup Megan Rapinoe made it a special hat-trick as she won Golden Ball and Golden Boot at the women's World Cup after scoring as the USA beat the Netherlands to retain their title....
12:00 2019-07-08

Lucy Bronze wins Women's World Cup Silver Ball as Megan Rapinoe scoops award for competition's best player England's Lucy Bronze has been awarded the Fifa Women's World Cup Silver Ball, recognising her as the second best player in this summer's competition....
19:42 2019-07-07

Simone Missick gets judgey on new CBS drama ‘All Rise’ In her first leading role, Simone Missick plays Lola Carmichael, a recently appointed Superior Court judge in LA County who deals with the city’s diverse population and their issues....
11:42 2019-10-06

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....
18:00 2019-08-09

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....
01:00 2019-10-06

Reid Park Zoo announces death of jaguar, Simone Reid Park Zoo announced the death of the 23-year-old jaguar, Simone, Saturday. The zoo says Simone was euthanized Friday due to age-related health issues. Animal care and veterinary staff at the zoo says they had been managing Simone’s health a...
21:56 2019-07-06

Biles: 'No manual' for healing from scars of abuse Simone Biles was emotional as she described how tough it has been "coming back to the organization that has failed you" in the wake of the Larry Nassar scandal....
06:00 2019-08-08

What would you sacrifice for an Olympic gold medal? How much would Olympians give up to guarantee a gold medal? The post What would you sacrifice for an Olympic gold medal? appeared first on Boxing News....
17:28 2019-09-23

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....
01:14 2019-10-03

Revenge Body Trainer Simone De La Rue Has the Perfect Core Workout for New Moms Everywhere Simone De La Rue can relate to Revenge Body boss Khloe Kardashian's post-pregnancy weight loss journey. The celebrity trainer stopped by Daily Pop today and shared some wise words......
23:56 2019-07-05

Simone Giertz’s converted Tesla Model 3 pickup truck is wonderful YouTuber Simone Giertz, celebrated DIY inventor, roboticist and general maker of cool stuff, decided not to wait for Tesla’s forthcoming pickup truck. Instead, she bought a Tesla Model 3 direct from the company new and then used elbow grease, ...
03:28 2019-06-19

Trump gives Medal of Freedom to Mariano Rivera President Donald Trump presented the Presidential Medal of Freedom to baseball Hall-of-Famer Mariano Rivera. (Sept. 16)        ...
01:00 2019-09-17

Trump honors 'Mr. Basketball' with Medal of Freedom President Donald Trump awarded the Presidential Medal of Freedom to former Boston Celtics point guard and basketball coach Bob Cousy Thursday afternoon at the White House....
10:56 2019-08-23

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....
20:56 2019-08-13

Governing body defends Biles dismount grading, U.S. unhappy The grading given to American Simone Biles' new balance beam dismount has drawn criticism from USA Gymnastics but the sport's governing body said protecting athletes played a critical role in the decision ahead of this month's world championships....
06:56 2019-10-05

Nat Fyfe set sights on AFL premiership after winning second Brownlow medal Fremantle captain adds to his 2015 winFyfe says he is ‘jealous’ of teams that made finalsThe next medal Nat Fyfe wants draped around his neck is for winning an AFL premiership. Amid the elation of his second Brownlow medal on Monday night, Fyfe spoke...
14:42 2019-09-24

US troops deployed to Mexico border eligible for medal All U.S. service members deployed along the Mexico border are eligible to receive the Armed Forces Service Medal – a military award which recognizes “significant” military activity without encountering foreign hostile action....
21:56 2019-08-20

Team USA basketball is no longer gold medal shoo-in The U.S. men’s basketball team had never lost to Australia. It had gone nearly 13 years without losing a game with an NBA-stocked roster. It was in the midst of the longest winning streak in team history. Until Saturday. The Americans went Down...
21:00 2019-08-24

Malawi peacekeeper awarded UN medal for bravery posthumously Secretary-General Antonio Guterres has presented the United Nations’ highest medal for bravery to a peacekeeper from Malawi who saved a wounded comrade in the Ebola-stricken region of eastern Congo and was then killed by rebel fire....
02:28 2019-05-25

Heroic firefighters honored at FDNY Medal Day ceremony Members of the FDNY earned their department’s nickname, The Bravest, Wednesday at a City Hall ceremony that celebrated acts of heroism. Mayor Bill de Blasio and Fire Commissioner Daniel Nigro presented 67 awards at the 150th annual Medal Day. R...
09:42 2019-06-06

Trump awards Medal of Freedom to Robert Cousy President Donald Trump presented basketball legend Bob Cousy with the Presidential Medal of Freedom, the nation's highest civilian honor, in an Oval Office ceremony on Thursday. (Aug. 22)        ...
08:28 2019-08-23

Trump presents medal to mass shootings responders President Donald Trump presented the Medal of Valor to six Ohio police officers who responded to the mass shooting last month in Dayton, Ohio. He also recognized five civilians who risked their lives when a gunman opened fire at a Texas Walmart. (Sep...
23:00 2019-09-09

Author Dogan Akhanli receives Goethe Medal Together with Iranian artist Shirin Neshat and the Mongolian publisher Enkhbat Roozon, the German-Turkish author has been honored by the Goethe-Institut. Akhanli talked with DW about his writing — and state persecution....
22:14 2019-08-28

Gold Medal flour recalled for possible E. coli contamination Courtesy: General Mills General Mills announced Monday it has voluntarily recalled 5-pound bags of its Gold Medal Unbleached All Purpose Flour for E. coli after it was found while sampling the bags. The recall is centered on bags with a “better if us...
17:28 2019-09-17

Sweden’s Kosovare Asllani: ‘30,000 people came to celebrate our medal’ The midfielder on how Sweden went ‘crazy’ for the Women’s World Cup and why the bronze medal win over England wasn’t nonsenseSweden’s Kosovare Asllani has a very different view of the Women’s World Cup third-place match to Phil Neville, who labelled ...
18:00 2019-07-12

Getting A Medal From Donald Trump Fits Jerry West All Too Well Have you ever seen Popstar: Never Stop Never Stopping, The Lonely Island’s 2016 mockumentary about a very specific kind of post-Obama cultural success? It’s a good movie. Funny gags, and some insight into the sort of of-this-moment famous person who ...
20:01 2019-06-19

Trump to award Medal of Freedom to conservative economist WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump is set to award the Presidential Medal of Freedom to economist Arthur Laffer. Laffer is known as the father of supply side economics, which gained popularity under President Ronald Reagan in the 1980s. His the...
23:14 2019-05-31

Mariano Rivera to receive Presidential Medal of Freedom Former New York Yankees closer Mariano Rivera -- a five-time World Series champ and the first man unanimously elected to the Baseball Hall of Fame -- will receive the Presidential Medal of Freedom in a ceremony with President Trump on Monday....
21:28 2019-09-16

How Respawn is creating Medal of Honor in VR for the Oculus Rift Three years ago, Respawn Entertainment began making a new Medal of Honor combat shooter video game set in World War II. Now it is heading to the Rift in VR.Read More...
22:14 2019-09-25

Respawn Is Reviving Medal Of Honor… As An Oculus VR Exclusive Electronic Arts’ Medal Of Honor series of military first-person shooters is back in action, although not in the way you might expect: It’s being reborn as a virtual reality game for the Oculus Rift, courtesy of Apex Legends and Titanfall developer Re...
02:01 2019-09-26

| SA Students Rugby Sevens aiming for medal finish The South African Students Rugby Sevens Men and Women’s teams are aiming for a strong start and an even stronger finish at the 30th Summer Universiade Games....
18:42 2019-07-04

Trump honors officers with Medal of Valor awards Fourteen public safety officers were awarded the nation's highest honor for bravery from President Donald Trump on Wednesday, including eight who responded to a mass shooting on Election Day 2016 in southern California. (May 22)   ...
06:56 2019-05-23

'Medal of Honor' returns as an Oculus Rift exclusive next year When Steven Spielberg approached DreamWorks Interactive with his idea for a WWII video game (after wrapping Saving Private Ryan), even he couldn't have predicted the franchise's success. More than a dozen Medal of Honor games were released ...
06:28 2019-09-26

Trump Goes to the Bullpen in Awarding His Latest Presidential Medal of Freedom Mr. Trump bestowed the Presidential Medal of Freedom on Mariano Rivera, a member of five Yankees championship teams who is widely considered the best relief pitcher in baseball history....
09:42 2019-09-17

Trump says he'll present Medal of Freedom to former race car driver Penske President Donald Trump said on Thursday he will present the Presidential Medal of Freedom, one of the highest U.S. civilian honors, to former race car driver Roger Penske, the chairman of Penske Automotive Group....
19:00 2019-06-20

Medal of Honor: Above and Beyond hands-on — Advancing VR combat on the Oculus Rift Oculus and Respawn Entertainment have finally revealed their secret project as Medal of Honor: Above and Beyond, a big-budget VR game coming in 2020.Read More...
22:14 2019-09-25

Respawn ‘loves the Quest’ even if Medal of Honor’s VR focus is the Rift Respawn Entertainment may be focused on making Medal of Honor: Above and Beyond for the Oculus Rift, but it has some love for the Quest as well.Read More...
02:56 2019-10-06

Lithuanian stripped of London 2012 canoe silver medal: IOC Lithuanian Jevgenij Shuklin, who won silver in Canoe Sprint at the London 2012 Olympics, has been stripped of his medal after re-tests of his sample were positive for a banned substance, the International Olympic Committee said on Wednesday....
17:14 2019-06-12

Medal.tv raises $9 million for short-form gaming videos Medal.tv said it has raised $9 million in funding for short-form videos that have become a big means of self-expression in the social media age.Read More...
00:14 2019-09-07

Trump to give Mariano Rivera the Presidential Medal of Freedom ​President Trump will award Yankees Hall of Fame pitcher Mariano Rivera the Presidential Medal of Freedom — the nation’s highest civilian honor — in a ceremony at the White House on Monday afternoon. Rivera, who retired from the Bro...
19:28 2019-09-16

Trump to award Tiger Woods the Presidential Medal of Freedom "US president Donald Trump on Monday said he would award Tiger Woods the Presidential Medal of Freedom after the golfer won the Masters for the fifth time on Sunday."...
14:31 2019-05-21

General Mills recalls Gold Medal Flour due to E.coli Consumer foods manufacturer General Mills announced a voluntary nationwide recall of 5-pound bags of Gold Medal Unbleached All Purpose Flour due to potential E. coli contamination, the company said....
12:14 2019-09-17

Trump says will present Medal of Freedom to former race car driver Penske U.S. President Donald Trump said on Thursday he would present the Presidential Medal of Freedom, one of the highest U.S. civilian honors, to former race car driver Roger Penske, chairman of Penske Automotive Group Inc....
02:14 2019-06-21

NBA legend Jerry West honored with Presidential Medal of Freedom President Trump awarded basketball legend Jerry West the Presidential Medal of Freedom, the nation’s highest civilian honor, on Thursday, continuing a run by Trump of recognizing American sports greats....
03:56 2019-09-06

For Second Time in 2 Weeks, Trump Awards Medal of Freedom to an Ex-N.B.A. Star The awards to two white stars of a bygone — and far less racially diverse — basketball era are notable in light of Mr. Trump’s hostile relations with some of today’s N.B.A. stars....
03:28 2019-09-06

Trump awards Medal of Freedom to economist Arthur Laffer President Donald Trump on Wednesday awarded the Presidential Medal of Freedom to Arthur Laffer, the father of supply-side economics. Laffer, 78, was honored for his contributions to economic theory, including the “Laffer Curve,” which holds that tax ...
07:14 2019-06-20

India’s Modi awarded UAE medal amid Kashmir crackdown Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi has received the United Arab Emirates’ highest civilian honor during a visit to the oil-rich Gulf nation amid Kashmir crackdown...
20:14 2019-08-24

U.S. medal juggernaut rolls on as Cuba unleash golden gloves Cuba punched their way up the medal table picking up four golds and a silver in the boxing ring on Thursday but the United States continued to pull away and were closing in on 100 Pan Am Games medals after just six days of competition....
07:01 2019-08-02

Trump awarding Presidential Medal of Freedom to author of ‘Trumponomics’ President Trump will award the Presidential Medal of Freedom to economist Arthur Laffer, a top economist under former President Ronald Reagan's administration....
23:42 2019-06-19

Indian-Origin Man Honoured With 'Star Of Jerusalem' Medal By Palestine Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas has conferred Indian-origin Sheikh Mohammad Munir Ansari with the Star of Jerusalem medal - one of the highest honours given to foreign nationals by the Palestinian......
13:14 2019-06-14

Ex-Army staff sergeant to get Medal of Honor for Iraq valor WASHINGTON (AP) — The White House says President Donald Trump will award the nation’s highest military honor to former Army Staff Sgt. David G. Bellavia for actions in Iraq. Bellavia was leading a squad in support of Operation Phantom Fury in F...
17:28 2019-06-10

| Chabangu opens SA's track and field medal count in Morocco South Africa have claimed their first medal at the track and field portion of the African Games with Zinzi Chabangu winning bronze in the triple jump....
02:42 2019-08-27

Asher-Smith leads way as 200m medal contenders disappear Britain's Dina Asher-Smith powered her way into the 200 meters semi-finals at the world athletics championships on Monday, with a gold medal suddenly up for grabs following a rash of high-profile withdrawals....
19:14 2019-09-30

Trump honors NBA legend Jerry West with Medal of Freedom President Trump on Thursday awarded the Presidential Medal of Freedom to Los Angeles Lakers legend Jerry West during a ceremony in the Oval Office. The president, in his welcoming remarks, touted his election victory in West’s native West Virginia as...
01:42 2019-09-06

NBA legend Bob Cousy gets Medal of Freedom, and offers an assist to President Trump By making Bob Cousy just the fourth former NBA player to get the Presidential Medal of Freedom, President Trump also made clear he is a big fan of the Boston Celtics legend....
17:14 2019-08-23

Francis Currey, one of three remaining WWII Medal of Honor recipients, dies at 94 Francis Currey, one of the three living World War II Medal of Honor recipients and whose likeness was used to create Medal of Honor G.I. Joe in 1998, died Tuesday. He was 94. ...
00:00 2019-10-10

Trump to award Presidential Medal of Freedom to economist Art Laffer today Laffer’s economic philosophy — that tax cuts will spur economic growth, which will in turn increase government revenue — has been criticized by Democrats who argue that it inflates budget deficits....
17:56 2019-06-19

Donald Trump presents Public Safety Officer Medal of Honor President Donald Trump praised the "immortal acts of courage" of 14 first responders who received the Public Safety Officer Medal of Honor on Wednesday afternoon at the White House....
00:42 2019-05-23

| 8 years later, Semenya to receive gold medal after Russian winner banned Following the IAAF's decision to re-allocate medals from the 2011 world championships, Caster Semenya and Sunette Viljoen will now receive their gold and silver medals....
12:14 2019-09-12

Trump to award Presidential Medal of Freedom to economist Arthur Laffer U.S. President Donald Trump will award the Presidential Medal of Freedom, the country's highest civilian honor, to influential economist Arthur Laffer on June 19, the White House said on Friday....
06:42 2019-06-01

"Great guy" Tiger Woods accepts Medal of Freedom at White House "Tiger Woods, who stunned the sports world when he won his fifth Masters title last month, received his country\u0027s highest civilian honour, the Presidential Medal of Freedom, from President Donald Trump on Monday."...
14:31 2019-05-21

Medal of Honor recipient warns America's enemies: If you want war with the US, someone else will raise your kids While being inducted into the Pentagon's Hall of Heroes, new Medal of Honor recipient Army Staff Sgt. David Bellavia issued a warning to anyone who might want to go toe-to-toe with the U.S....
21:42 2019-06-27

UPDATE 1-Trump says will present Medal of Freedom to former race car driver Penske U.S. President Donald Trump said on Thursday he would present the Presidential Medal of Freedom, one of the highest U.S. civilian honors, to former race car driver Roger Penske, chairman of Penske Automotive Group Inc ....
21:14 2019-06-20

General Mills Recalls Gold Medal Flour Over E. Coli Concerns General Mills has issued a voluntary recall of Gold Medal Unbleached All Purpose Flour after the company found E. coli during a quality control check, according to the Food and Drug Administration (FDA).Read more......
17:00 2019-09-17

Yankees legend Mariano Rivera receives Presidential Medal of Freedom Make that five World Series rings — and one Presidential Medal of Freedom. Legendary Yankees closer Mariano Rivera was awarded the nation’s highest civilian honor by President Trump during a Monday ceremony at the White House. “His dominance on...
00:42 2019-09-17

'Riding a horse is like flying a plane',' says Olympic gold medal winner If there was a magical formula to succeeding in the Longines Global Champions Tour (GCT), then Ben Maher would appear to have a good idea what it is....
12:42 2019-07-19

Uzbek wrestler Taymazov stripped of London 2012 gold medal Uzbek freestyle wrestler Artur Taymazov has been stripped of his London 2012 Olympic gold medal after re-analysis of stored samples, the International Olympic Committee (IOC) said on Tuesday....
21:42 2019-07-23

Tell Me Why You Deserve A Presidential Medal Of Freedom In The Comments. Got A Bunch Of Them Lying Around Still, Could Probably Send Some Out Later On I’ve long said that awarding our nation’s trailblazers in the arts, sciences, and humanities with a Presidential Medal Of Freedom is among the greatest privileges of being the president. Having the chance to do so was one of the great honors of my li...
14:32 2019-05-21

Apex Legend developers are making a Medal of Honor VR game for Oculus Can VR games possibly recreate the slick thrills of traditional flatscreen first-person shooter (FPS) gaming? Developers are certainly trying – with studio Respawn working on a VR game entry in the Medal of Honor franchise.Respawn has been beh...
00:00 2019-09-26

Secret service dog to get medal for protecting President Obama from White House intruder A one-time secret service dog who is credited with protecting former president Obama from an intruder is set to receive an award for being a hero! Buzz60’s Mercer Morrison has the story.        ...
01:14 2019-08-30

American fencer kneels on medal stand during anthem, tweets about Trump and gun control "My pride ... has been cut short by the multiple shortcomings of the country I hold so dear to my heart," Race Imboden tweeted. "Racism, Gun Control, mistreatment of immigrants, and a president who spreads hate are at the top of a long list."...
09:00 2019-08-11

Neil Armstrong’s Moon medal from the Apollo 11 mission just sold for an insane price We’re now just days away from the 50th anniversary of the Apollo 11 Moon landing, as well as the 50th anniversary of Neil Armstrong becoming the first human to walk on the lunar surface. With remarkable timing, a number of auctions have popped ...
03:56 2019-07-18

Donald Trump awards Presidential Medal of Freedom to economist Arthur Laffer President Donald Trump on Wednesday is scheduled to award the Presidential Medal of Freedom to economist Arthur Laffer, an adviser to former President Ronald Reagan....
05:56 2019-06-20

Trump to award NBA Hall of Famer Jerry West the Presidential Medal of Freedom WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump says that Jerry West, the pro basketball great, will receive the Presidential Medal of Freedom. “The Great Jerry West will be receiving our Nation’s highest civilian honor, The Presidential Medal of Fre...
14:56 2019-06-02

NYPD Medal of Honor recipients recall fatal shooting of ‘mentor’ sergeant It’s been more than two years since Sgt. Paul Tuozzolo was killed in a wild shootout in the Bronx, but Lt. Manny Kwo still can’t bring himself to delete his number. “That was the first call,” Kwo said. “No matter the tim...
00:14 2019-06-04

Argentina Jersey Blunder Costs Team A Medal Shot, Two People Their Jobs The Argentina women’s national basketball team had to forfeit its preliminary round game against Colombia in the Pan American Games on Wednesday, losing 20-0 and screwing itself out of the medal round because the team showed up wearing the wrong colo...
06:00 2019-08-09

Ed Meese, attorney general under Reagan, receives Presidential Medal of Freedom from Trump President Donald Trump awarded one of the nation's highest civilian honors to Edwin Meese Tuesday, former President Ronald Reagan's attorney general....
05:14 2019-10-09

Gold medal-winning wrestler is 60th athlete disqualified from London 2012 Artur Taymazov stripped of 2008 Olympic gold in 2017Taymazov won gold at 2004, 2008 and 2012 GamesUzbek freestyle wrestler Artur Taymazov has been stripped of his London 2012 Olympic gold medal after re-analysis of stored samples, the International O...
13:56 2019-07-24

The Marathon Medal: Nipsey Hussle to Be Honored With Humanitarian Award at 2019 BET Awards Along with his business acumen and music, Nipsey Hussle (born Ermias Asghedom) was known for his humanitarian spirit. Locals lovingly called him “Neighborhood Nip.” It’s one of the main reasons why the marathon shall, indeed, continue....
21:28 2019-06-17

President Donald Trump presents Medal of Freedom to former Yankees ace Mariano Rivera President Donald Trump praised former New York Yankees relief pitcher as "maybe the greatest pitcher of all time" Monday when he presented the 13-time All Star with the Presidential Medal of Freedom....
05:28 2019-09-17

Apollo 11: Neil Armstrong's gold medal that flew to the Moon sold for more than $2 million A gold medal that flew aboard the Apollo 11 mission to the Moon with Neil Armstrong has sold for $2,055,000 by Dallas-based Heritage Auctions. The 28-mm solid gold Robbins Medal had been part of the Armstrong Family Collection....
18:56 2019-07-17

Donald Trump bestows Medal of Freedom to "The Logo" and NBA legend Jerry West Jerry West was a legendary player for the Los Angeles Lakers who also found success as an executive in the 1980s and recently with the Clippers.        ...
04:14 2019-09-06

Master Sgt. Matthew Williams to receive Medal of Honor for saving lives in Afghanistan President Donald Trump will award the Medal of Honor later this month to Army Master Sgt. Matthew Williams for "conspicuous gallantry" while serving in Afghanistan, the White House announced Thursday....
05:14 2019-10-11

U.S. Olympic Fencer Kneels in National Anthem Protest During Pan-Am Games Medal Ceremony Race Imboden, 26, an American fencer who won a bronze medal in the 2016 Rio Olympics, knelt during the national anthem at a Pan American Games award ceremony on Friday in Lima, Peru, to protest American racial and social injustice. “This week I...
19:28 2019-08-11

Green Beret to receive Medal of Honor for actions in 2008 Afghanistan battle President Trump will award the Medal of Honor to an Army Green Beret who fought his way up a frozen mountain in Afghanistan to help rescue wounded comrades during a mission to kill or capture a terrorist leader. ...
06:42 2019-10-11

Dina Asher-Smith’s brilliance fails to hide low British medal haul • Five medals is lowest world championship total since 2005• We should do better, says athletics performance directorDespite a week in which Dina Asher-Smith and Katarina Johnson-Thompson hit the very highest notes, the British team have left these w...
05:00 2019-10-07

Olympics: Climbers hoping to boost Japan's medal count at 2020 Games Tomoa Narasaki and Akiyo Noguchi have boosted Japan's hopes of a medal when sport climbing makes its Olympic debut next year after winning gold and silver at the Climbing World Championships in Tokyo....
20:28 2019-08-22

Medal of Honor recipient: Trump allowing team to be part of ceremony 'meant so much' An Iraq war veteran who was awarded the Medal of Honor by President Trump on Tuesday said the experience was "awkward and uncomfortable," but he praised the president for allowing him to include his team in the emotional ceremony. ...
05:28 2019-06-29

American fencer kneels on medal stand during anthem to protest gun violence, Trump and racism "My pride ... has been cut short by the multiple shortcomings of the country I hold so dear to my heart," Race Imboden tweeted. "Racism, Gun Control, mistreatment of immigrants, and a president who spreads hate are at the top of a long list."...
03:28 2019-08-11

Puerto Rican team stripped of gold medal at Pan American Games for doping violation Puerto Rico had its gold medal annulled at the Pan American Games in Lima, Peru, after a team member tested positive for a banned drug.       ...
07:56 2019-08-12

Georgia girl, 5, receives 'medal of bravery' for fending off mother's knife-wielding attacker A 5-year-old Georgia girl received a “medal of bravery” from the Cherokee County Sheriff’s Office on Thursday after jumping on the back of a family member who allegedly was stabbing her mother....
13:28 2019-08-16

An American gold medal fencer kneeled on the podium during the national anthem: 'We must call for change' Balazs Czagany/MTI via AP Photo American fencer Race Imboden keeled during the medal ceremony Friday at the Pan American Games. Imboden, who took home the gold in the team event and bronze individually, posted his motivation on Twitter. The fencer w...
02:42 2019-08-13

Hawkins misses out on marathon medal after late surge falls short in Doha heat Hawkins finished fourth, as he did at London worlds in 2017Lelisa Desisa took gold for Ethiopia in a time 2:10.40Callum Hawkins, the Scottish marathon runner who prepared for the brutal heat of Doha by training in his garden shed stacked with heaters...
10:56 2019-10-06

Mariano Rivera receives Presidential Medal of Freedom from Trump: 'Maybe the greatest pitcher of all time' Former New York Yankees closer Mariano Rivera -- a five-time World Series champ and the first man unanimously elected to the Baseball Hall of Fame – received the Presidential Medal of Freedom in a ceremony with President Trump on Monday....
03:42 2019-09-17

General Mills recalls 600,000 pounds of Gold Medal unbleached flour for E. coli risk General Mills is recalling about 600,000 pounds of its Gold Medal Unbleached All Purpose Flour for possible E. coli contamination.       ...
12:14 2019-09-17

Ship captain who faces prison for migrant rescues refuses Paris bravery medal In a Facebook post Tuesday, Klemp accused Paris mayor Anne Hidalgo of hypocrisy for commending her work rescuing migrants in the Mediterranean, citing poor conditions faced by migrants in the French capital....
11:14 2019-08-23

Watch live: President Donald Trump presents Medal of Valor to six Dayton officers President Donald Trump recognized 11 heroes of the mass shootings in El Paso, Texas, and Dayton, Ohio, for bravery, selflessness and valor that saved countless lives....
01:42 2019-09-10

Baseball Hall of Famer, Yankees great Mariano Rivera receives Presidential Medal of Freedom President Trump calls Hall of Fame Yankees closer Mariano Rivera "maybe the greatest pitcher of all time" in awarding nation's highest civilian honor.       ...
03:00 2019-09-17

Watch live: Donald Trump awards Presidential Medal of Freedom to economist Arthur Laffer President Donald Trump on Wednesday is scheduled to award the Presidential Medal of Freedom to economist Arthur Laffer, an adviser to former President Ronald Reagan....
22:42 2019-06-19

Hero Russian pilot bestowed nation's highest medal for 'miracle' cornfield landing: 'It feels odd and I'm shy' Russian President Vladimir Putin on Friday awarded the nation's highest medal, the Hero of Russia, to the pilot who managed to smoothly land his disabled passenger plane in a cornfield after a flock of birds hit both engines and knocked them out....
22:42 2019-08-16

Watch live: President Donald Trump presents Medal of Freedom to former Yankees ace Mariano Rivera President Donald Trump is scheduled to present the Presidential Medal of Freedom to Major League Baseball Hall of Fame member and former New York Yankees ace closer Mariano Rivera at the White House Monday....
19:56 2019-09-16

UNC Charlotte student killed while stopping a gunman in his classroom was awarded posthumous ROTC Medal of Heroism Associated Press Army ROTC cadet Riley Howell, who was killed in a shooting at UNC Charlotte in April, was posthumously awarded the ROTC Medal of Heroism this month. The 21-year-old was buried with full military honors near his hometown of Waynesvil...
05:28 2019-05-25

Medal of Honor recipient on Trump being blasted for July 4 celebration: Honoring veterans is worth the cost A Medal of Honor recipient responded Wednesday to the persistent criticism of President Trump for his planned Fourth of July celebration in Washington, D.C. ...
18:28 2019-07-03

Puerto Rico bowling team stripped of gold medal at Pan American Games over player's failed doping test Puerto Rico’s doubles bowling team was stripped of its gold medal at the Pan American Games over the weekend after one of its players failed a doping test, officials said....
16:42 2019-08-12

Captain facing jail time for saving migrants calls Paris bravery medal hypocritical, refuses award Pia Klemp was awarded one of France's highest honors, the Grand Vermeil Medal, for her continued rescue efforts of migrants and asylum seekers.        ...
04:28 2019-08-23

Marlins minor leaguer Eddy Alvarez won silver medal as speed skater at 2014 Olympics. Now he's close to majors Miami Marlins minor leaguer Eddy Alvarez, who has spent the year at Class AAA New Orleans, won a speedskating silver medal at the Sochi Olympics.       ...
22:56 2019-08-29

Ten Sovereigns wins in France, Japan wins in France Ten Sovereigns hits the win column impressively in the Darly July Cup at Newmarket in England while Japan travels from Ireland to win the Grand Prix de Paris....
23:42 2019-07-15

American Fencer, Hammer Thrower Protest On Medal Podium At Pan-American Games Two American athletes used their literal platforms on medalist podiums at the Pan-American Games in Lima, Peru to draw attention to social injustice in the United States. Fencer Race Imboden displayed his protest on Thursday in the form of taking a k...
22:56 2019-08-11

Sprinter Allyson Felix broke Usain Bolt’s gold-medal record 10 months after her C-section, proving kids aren’t the 'kiss of death' for athletes Getty Olympian Allyson Felix won her 12th gold medal at the World Championships on Sunday, breaking Usain Bolt's record. The victory comes just months after Felix spoke out against Nike's policies towards athletes who have children. Nike revised its...
21:42 2019-10-02

Your say – The WBC ‘franchise’ championship is inexplicable The WBC 'franchise' championship continues to draw the ire of Boxing News readers The post Your say – The WBC ‘franchise’ championship is inexplicable appeared first on Boxing News....
17:56 2019-07-09

Thomas holds on to win BMW Championship Justin Thomas had more stress than he needed Sunday before regaining control with three birdies on the back nine at Medinah to win the BMW Championship and claim the No. 1 seed going into the FedEx Cup finale        ...
01:42 2019-08-19

European Under-21 Championship 2019: All you need to know "The 22nd edition of the UEFA European Under-21 Championship gets underway on Sunday as co-hosts Italy and San Marino greet the best young talent from across the continent."...
18:28 2019-06-14

Kawhi: Here for championship, not fame TORONTO - Kawhi Leonard loses zero sleep pondering his place in the pantheon of NBA greats. The Toronto Raptors' All-Star is restlessly pursuing only one thing: a championship ring....
23:56 2019-05-29

Fury's lineal championship: To be the man, you have to beat the man There are numerous boxing organizations and a multitude of world titles in boxing's 17 weight classes. But the lineal championship is enjoying a rebirth in the heavyweight division....
20:14 2019-09-12

Woods ready to play in BMW Championship Tiger Woods says he is ready to play golf again this week after the former world number one withdrew from last week's Northern Trust due to back pain....
03:14 2019-08-14

The Players to Watch at the Evian Championship The championship has plenty of challengers and is the start of an important tournament swing for the L.P.G.A. as it heads to Europe for back-to-back majors....
17:28 2019-07-24

Championship 2019-20 season preview Fulham could bounce straight back with their four-man attack while Leeds are sure to be in the promotion mix and Neil Warnock’s Cardiff are not to be ignoredThere may not be an overwhelming favourite for automatic promotion but certain teams appear s...
19:14 2019-07-31

Ten of the best transfers by Championship clubs this summer A few new (and familiar) faces will be hoping to impress when the Championship season kicks off on Friday nightBy Martin Laurence for WhoScoredFollowing their relegation from the Premier League and the departures of both Aron Gunnarsson and Victor Ca...
19:14 2019-07-31

6-way tie for first-round lead at Travelers Championship Zack Sucher made a 9-foot birdie putt in the last group of the day on the par-4 18th for a 6-under 64 and a share of the first-round lead in the Travelers Championship       ...
02:14 2019-06-21

Ken Tanigawa rallies to win Senior PGA Championship PITTSFORD, N.Y. (AP) — Ken Tanigawa overcame a three-shot deficit on the back nine to pass defending champion Paul Broadhurst and win the Senior PGA Championship on Sunday. In only his second year on the senior tour and some 15 years after giving up ...
02:42 2019-05-27

The 2019 Yankees: Championship or bust Normally this would sound like a thrown-down gauntlet because, normally, this would be a thrown-down gauntlet. In this time, in this place, in this city, it is something else entirely. For the Yankees it ought to be a welcome challenge, and for the p...
09:42 2019-07-12

Koepka leaves field looking up at him at PGA Championship "With each mammoth drive and perfect putt, Brooks Koepka is turning the PGA Championship into his personal showcase and converting his competitors to admirers."...
14:31 2019-05-21

Tiger Woods misses cut at PGA Championship Tiger Woods' run at Bethpage Black is over as he failed to make the cut of 4-over at the 101st PGA Championship.        ...
14:31 2019-05-21

Raptors president has altercation after championship win Raptors president, Masai Ujiri, got into an altercation with an officer after the team won an NBA championship.        ...
07:42 2019-06-15

Three golfers to pick at the Travelers Championship The Travelers Championship at TPC River Highlands in Cromwell, Conn., features 22 of the world’s top-50 players, including Brooks Koepka, Jordan Spieth and Justin Thomas. Here are two contenders and a long shot worth a wager. The plays Jason Day (18/...
02:14 2019-06-20

| Poston off to hot start at Barbasol Championship American JT Poston equalled the course record with a 10-under-par 62 to grab a slim lead after the first round of the PGA Tour's Barbasol Championship....
08:14 2019-07-19

Who's Winning The IndyCar Championship This Weekend? Sunday will see the final race of the 2019 IndyCar championship take place at Laguna Seca in California, and the title has yet to be decided. Who’s going to be the one to take it home?...
22:42 2019-09-19

Judd Trump dumped out of China Championship "World champion Judd Trump was beaten 5-2 by Joe Perry at the China Championship, with ‘The Gentleman’ set to face Hossein Vafaei at the quarter-final stage."...
14:28 2019-09-26

Scripps National Spelling Bee ends in 8-way championship tie The Scripps National Spelling Bee ended in an unprecedented eight-way tie Friday morning when the competition’s moderators ran out of words for the contestants after 20 rounds. “It’s complete. They will forever be remembered as the Elite Eight,” the ...
09:42 2019-05-31

#24 UA Volleyball falls just short of tourney championship TUCSON – The 24th ranked Arizona Wildcat Volleyball team lost in 5 sets in the championship match of the Cactus Classic. Here’s more from Saturday’s sportscast:...
09:28 2019-09-01

Surging Buckeyes beat Nebraska 3-1 for Big Ten championship OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Griffan Smith and Andrew Magno combined to hold down Nebraska’s offense, and Ohio State mustered just enough of its own to beat the Cornhuskers 3-1 in the Big Ten Tournament championship game Sunday. The seventh-seeded Buckey...
02:42 2019-05-27

Leonard, Raptors move within victory of first championship OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Kawhi Leonard’s hot hand is sending the Raptors home to Toronto on the cusp of a startling upset for Canada. Leonard outdueled the Splash Brothers for 36 points and 12 rebounds, and the Raptors moved within one victory of...
06:42 2019-06-08

Massive lightning strike at the Tour Championship Six people were injured Saturday when lightning struck a 60-foot pine at the Tour Championship, showering the area with debris, Atlanta police said.       ...
02:42 2019-08-25

| Lee, Ancer join leaders at Travelers Championship South Korea's Lee Kyoung-hoon and Mexico's Abraham Ancer forced their way into a six-way tie at the top of the leaderboard on a low-scoring first round at the PGA Tour's Travelers Championship on Thursday....
09:28 2019-06-21

FIA F3 car to Macau in non-championship race, track changes expected The new FIA Formula 3 car will compete at Macau in a non-championship event, with track changes to sections such as the iconic Lisboa corner also announced...
12:42 2019-07-04

Which of his two championship belts will Henry Cejudo defend first? Cejudo won a second title on Saturday. What is in his immediate future, and what's in store for Valentina Shevchenko, Tony Ferguson and others from UFC 238?...
18:14 2019-06-10