• Lewis Hamilton eyes record-breaking fifth win at Hungaroring

    Hamilton is now six points clear of his Mercedes team-mate Nico Rosberg ahead of the final race before the summer break in Germany on Sunday. Hamilton completed the 70 laps of the Hungarian circuit in 1 hour, 40 minutes and 30.115 seconds, at an average speed of 183.059 kph (113.7 mph).

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  • American Shooter Thrashes The Competition To Take First Gold Medal Of Olympics

    American Shooter Thrashes The Competition To Take First Gold Medal Of Olympics

    Thrasher held on to defeat two very successful Olympic rifle shooters in Li and Yi Siling . Thrasher was awarded the first gold of the Games by International Olympic Committee (IOC) President Thomas Bach. "I think I knew it was realistic for me to make finals, but I was not focused on that", she said. Thrasher smiled after a 10.4 left a slight opening, but Li's 10.1 on her final shot sent Thrasher on a surprising trip to the podium.

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  • Red Sox place Hanigan on 15-day DL

    Red Sox place Hanigan on 15-day DL

    The Rangers originally claimed Wilson from the Rays nearly exactly a year ago, on July 31, 2015. Holaday is a local product from W.T. White High School and TCU who was acquired by the Rangers on March 29th from Detroit. Another roster move will have to be made in order to activate Holaday. Holaday, meanwhile, has reportedly been claimed by the Boston Red Sox, who now have Sandy Leon and Ryan Hanigan as their catching tandem.

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  • Opening Ceremony: 'Rio ready to make history'

    Opening Ceremony: 'Rio ready to make history'

    Those 85,000 will be patrolling on the ground, while in the air, a web of more than 3,000 security cameras watch the streets, part of a plan to step up security during the Olympics and beyond in an effort to make this city as safe as it is attractive.

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  • IMSA: LMP3, Prototype Lites join PC class for 2017

    IMSA: LMP3, Prototype Lites join PC class for 2017

    IMSA Prototype Lites Presented by Cooper Tires: This series will be rejuvenated in 2017, and renamed the IMSA Prototype Challenge Presented by Mazda . In both cases, the automatic invitations to the 24 Hours of Le Mans are a proud link between IMSA and the ACO in support of their ongoing strategic alliance to continue the growth and development of sports auto racing worldwide.

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  • On The Air: Aug. 6, 2016

    On The Air: Aug. 6, 2016

    United States championship, 2 p.m., FS2; worldwide championship, 4:30 p.m., FS2. NHRA Northwest Nationals qualifying from Kent, Wash. 5 a.m.: European PGA Tour, Paul Lawrie Match Play, round of 16, at North Berwick, Scotland, GOLF . vs. Fiji, Men's Basketball, Men's Water Polo, Women's Soccer - U.S. vs. France (LIVE), Men's Basketball - U.S. vs. China (LIVE), Judo, Women's Weightlifting, Women's Soccer , Table Tennis, Boxing , 6 a.m., NBCSN; Tennis, 6:30 a.m., Bravo; Beach Volleyball, ...

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  • Necaxa recibe a los Pumas

    Necaxa recibe a los Pumas

    El lleno en el Estadio Victoria está asegurado, Pumas de la UNAM dirigidos por Francisco Palencia, cuenta con innumerables seguidores en esta ciudad y están listos para apoyarles. Así que la mesa esta servida para cerrar el día con un partido que luce muy emocionante y con buena calidad de fútbol, los Rayos no han tenido el arranque que hubiesen querido, pero todavía tienen tiempo de levantarse, se reforzaron de gran manera pero necesitan tiempo para trabajar como conjunto, mientras que ...

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  • Declaran inaugurados los Juegos Olímpicos de Río 2016

    Declaran inaugurados los Juegos Olímpicos de Río 2016

    Con carteles que portaban mensajes como " Juegos de la exclusión " o " Estado asesino ", cientos de manifestantes se desplazaban hasta las cercanías del estadio Maracaná, escenario de la ceremonia, en medio de un impresionante dispositivo de seguridad en la zona.

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  • Diego Costa offered to two Serie A clubs

    Diego Costa offered to two Serie A clubs

    Corriere dello Sport , in particular, report that the super-agent is pushing for a Napoli transfer for Costa, as Chelsea are believed to be seeking a return of their own with the pursuit of Belgian ace Romelu Lukaku, who now plays for Everton .

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  • Fairfax City mayor charged in meth-for-sex deal

    Police said they know the mayor exchanged methamphetamine for sex at least once before with someone else. An undercover detective officer with the Fairfax County Police Department set up a fake profile based on what Mayor Silverthorne "was looking for, the type of person, and activities", according to Reuters.

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  • Temer declara inaugurados los Juegos Olímpicos de Río de Janeiro

    Temer declara inaugurados los Juegos Olímpicos de Río de Janeiro

    Como era de esperar en un evento de este tipo, los fuegos artificiales no estarán ausentes en Río de Janeiro para iluminar el inicio de los Juegos Olímpicos, que también contará con una gran cantidad de juegos de luces en el imponente Estadio Maracaná y un homenaje a Santos Dumont , el brasileño inventor del avión 14 bis .

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  • Arrancan Juegos Olímpicos sin Televisa y TV Azteca

    Arrancan Juegos Olímpicos sin Televisa y TV Azteca

    Se debe acceder a las plataformas digitales de los canales de calbe: TyC Sports Play , ESPN Play , Fox Sports Play y DirecTV Play . Con más de 500 horas en vivo y más de 100 personas del equipo desplegadas en Río de Janeiro , las señales de FOX Sports contarán con producciones originales especiales que llevarán a cada hogar los detalles, resúmenes y sucesos más resaltantes de la justa olímpica que ocurrirá en Brasil.

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  • Unnamed Greek athlete expelled from Rio Olympics after failing drug test

    As Rio geared up for the opening ceremony to the Olympic Games, more Russian athletes have reportedly been allowed to take part, bringing the total number to 279. Russia's track and field team remains barred following an earlier decision by the IAAF. WADA spokesperson, Ben Nichols, told CNN Wednesday, meanwhile, that his organization had been consistent in recommending an all-out ban that was supported widely by governments, athletes and the public.

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  • LEICESTER CITY - Ranieri:

    LEICESTER CITY - Ranieri: "I want more from my players this season"

    Just days after their triumph, the 20-time English champions showed the exit door to Louis van Gaal and replaced him with Jose Mourinho . Last season's FA Cup winners face Premier League champions Leicester City and the former Paris Saint-Germain striker is sure he'll be climbing the steps at Wembley to collect his first winners' medal.

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  • Ezekiel Elliott will miss time with tweaked hamstring

    Foles knew the Cowboys were after him, but he preferred to work under his previous coach Andy Reid who drafted him in the 2012. Now Dallas would really need to look for a reliable backup unless they will rely on Dak to pick up that slack, I mean after all, they need to progress someone to be the eventual starter after Romo is done in his career.

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  • Rio Olympics: US 'B Team' heap praise on first-up opponents, China

    Carmelo Anthony . No, seriously. There's also a media room where Team USA's Maya Moore said the women's squad held their first meeting of the Games upon arrival Wednesday. Even with some top stars staying away this year due to concerns about Zika and injuries, the men's team are heavily favored. They've won 41 straight Olympic contests.

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  • Rafa Nadal asegura que es

    Rafa Nadal asegura que es "un orgullo poder representar a España"

    La vuelta a las canchas de Rafa Nadal , dos meses después de retirarse de Roland Garros por una dolencia en la muñeca izquierda, será contra el argentino Federico Delbonis . En el cuadro femenino también se dio el sorteo: quedó con un doble partido hispano-serbio. En lo que al resto del cuadro se refiere cabe destacar el debut de la número uno, la estadounidense Serena Williams, ante la rusa Daria Gavrilova.

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  • Republicans boast about Democratic absences at Fancy Farm

    Republicans boast about Democratic absences at Fancy Farm

    But this year, almost all of Kentucky's Democratic elected officials are skipping the event, citing family obligations and, in the case of Kentucky House Speaker Greg Stumbo, a political protest. "One today made the remark that when they chose to make it a Republican pep rally, I decided not to go", he said. Comer is running against little-known veteran and Democrat Sam Gaskins, who will also be speaking at Fancy Farm.

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  • Dale Earnhardt Jr.: 'I want to race. I'm not ready to quit.'

    Dale Earnhardt Jr.: 'I want to race. I'm not ready to quit.'

    Also, Ragan helped Buescher get his career off the ground by setting him up with living arrangements, signing him to his Legends auto team as a development driver and connecting him with Roush Fenway Racing. From 2002-09, he finished worse than second at Watkins Glen International only once (11th in 2003). But previous year produced just three top-10 finishes as The 'Dinger plummeted to a disappointing 22nd in points.

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  • Joselito gana su primer combate olímpico

    Joselito gana su primer combate olímpico

    La siguiente pelea de Joselito Velázquez será el próximo lunes en punto de las 15:00 horas (Horario del Centro de México), en contra del uzbeko Hasanboy Dusmatov , quien pasó a la ronda de Octavos de Final sin pelear en la primera fase de combates.

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  • This Canadian Olympic Swimmer Flips Off His Father Before Every Race

    This Canadian Olympic Swimmer Flips Off His Father Before Every Race

    His dad, Joseph Condorelli, came up with a solution. "He said, 'Every time you're behind the blocks, give me the finger and I'll give it back to you'". "My dad is definitely giving it to me and I can see him from a mile away". The consequences from that were that Condorelli had to write an apology letter.

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  • Río 2016: así fue el desfile de Perú en la inauguración

    La música presente en la inauguración. El presidente Mauricio Macri asistió hoy en la ciudad de Río de Janeiro a la ceremonia de apertura de los Juegos Olímpicos 2016, los que aseguró "van a ser un éxito", tras valorar el esfuerzo realizado por Brasil para organizar la competencia.

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  • Lone Indian gymnast wants to kick-start new era

    Lone Indian gymnast wants to kick-start new era

    She says she has done about 1000 repetitions of the move, so the key for her would be to do well in the uneven bars, beam and floor exercises. "There were so many ridiculous rumors but I knew that if Dipa produced the kind of results I knew she was capable of, that would silence everyone".

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  • Rio Olympics: 279 Russian athletes cleared to compete

    Efimova, like others, took her case to the Court of Arbitration for Sport, which wrestled with a welter of appeals right up until Friday's opening ceremony in the confusion that followed the International Olympic Committee's refusal to issue a blanket ban of Russian Federation.

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  • Espectacular ceremonia de inauguración Río 2016

    Espectacular ceremonia de inauguración Río 2016

    La mandataria fue suspendida de su cargo en mayo a la espera de un juicio político en el Senado que concluirá luego del cierre de los Juegos a fines de este mes y que se espera que deje en su lugar al presidente interino Michel Temer. A su salida, el jefe de Estado manifestó: "Está muy lindo todo". La ceremonia se pareció a Brasil , y aquí radica el éxito de todo el grupo creativo que estaba a cargo de la producción ejecutiva de Marco Balich y contaba con el concurso de Fernando Meirelles ...

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  • American teen wins first gold of Rio Games

    Thrasher was not expected to be among the top five scorers - all that counts in NCAA competition - at shooting powerhouse West Virginia, yet got better as the season progressed. With her non-nonsense style, Thrasher seemed unfazed by her seasoned field and consistently scored in the 10 points target area over the 20 rounds.

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  • Brewers fall to D-backs on walk-off walk in series opener

    Brewers fall to D-backs on walk-off walk in series opener

    On Friday night at home against Milwaukee, the bullpen did a turn-around, and gave the Arizona Diamondbacks not only the opportunity to remain competitive, but actually a chance to win. The gaffe didn't net the Brewers a run, however, as Anderson ultimately struck out. Meanwhile, on the Diamondbacks side, Steve Hathaway, Randall Delgado , Enrique Burgos , Jake Barrett , Daniel Hudson , and Adam Loewen combined for five scoreless innings.

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  • Ofsted Chair Sorry Over Isle Of Wight Comments

    Ofsted Chair Sorry Over Isle Of Wight Comments

    There's a sailing club that is one of the best in the world, where there's champagne. Roncoroni dismissed Hoare's comments as "appalling", and said the Isle of Wight has suffered for many years because its socio-economic problems "have not been recognised by successive governments".

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