The Scot said: "It's by far the proudest moment of my professional career". He spoke of his pride at being put forward for the role, saying: "I am very proud to be selected". Finally, talking about the high profile withdrawals from the event, most ... More..
He added that President Duterte wanted a formal talk with the Chinese government to lower the tension between the two nations and he hopes to do it very soon. The Japan Coast Guard posted the video on its websi...More..
Tennis veteran player Andy Murray from Great Britain wins his second straight Olympic gold medal in the men's singles tennis tournament in the 2016. Both teams delivered hard challenges that created a very tens...More..
In second place was Leyva, who was looking for some redemption of his own. Leyva initially was not supposed to be a member of the US squad; he was an alternate, but replaced John Orozco, who tore his ACL in p...More..
The 29-year-old, who raised his fists in the air after crossing the finish, merely needing to complete Tuesday's race to top the podium after an eighth and second on Sunday made him uncatchable in the double-po...More..
Second and third fastest in the heats were Bahrain's Nigerian-born Oluwakemi Adekoya and Salwa Eid Naser, the former's 50.72sec a national record for the Gulf state. Felix, the reigning 200m Olympic champion, f...More..
Of its $1.2 billion in advertising time sold to the advertisers before the event started, and NBC says 75% is in prime time . Americans Kerri Walsh Jennings and April Ross compete under the lights in the...More..
Whilst speaking to the BBC last night, Ennis-Hill hinted that she may not compete in London next year and may take the decision to retire. "I think it's a mix of thinking back to the last few years". [I nee...More..
After Jennings and April Ross advanced to the Rio Olympics beach volleyball semifinals, defeating Louise Bawden and Taliqua Clancy 21-14, 21-16, fans at the Copacabana beach volleyball venue - which inclu...More..
The 33-year-old overcame a mid-race fall to power through to the front of the field in the final 100m and win in 27 minutes five seconds. "I'd promised my older daughter Rihanna I was going to get a medal for...More..
Autopilot also enables your vehicle to scan for a parking space and parallel park on command. Literally translated, the term means "self-driving", though it also can mean "autopilot". Tesla says Autopilot is an...More..
We blurred the middle fingers out in the photo above, but you can see the unaltered image at the bottom of the post. But an International Boxing Association (AIBA) spokesperson said: "Michael is a current w...More..
Team USA athletes Simone Biles and Laurie Hernandez have dominated the gymnastics competitions at this year's Olympics. That wasn't a problem during this competition, as he completed the twists and took just ...More..
A 15-3 Australia run in the second quarter, led by six points from captain David Andersen , put the United States team in a 46-39 hole. U.S. basketball game in the Rio Olympics just culminated with a final sc...More..
She scored a combined 15.966 - 15.900 and 16.033 - to take gold ahead of world champion Maria Paseka of Russian Federation (15.253). However there was disappointment for 2008 Olympic champion and Londoner Chr...More..
On Saturday, Olympics organizers finally concluded the unusual colour was due to a mix-up over pool chemicals. China's Huang Xuechen and Sun Wenyan compete during the synchronized swimming duet free routi...More..
Great Britain were trailing for most of the 4,000m race, but they stormed back to beat the Australians by nearly a second and post a new world record time of 3 minutes 50.265 seconds. Doull was punching the air...More..
The Indian, ranked 11th in the world, played the big points better to down the world No. 5 in an exciting encounter. The Indian will face two-time Olympic champion Lin Dan of China for a place in the semis on...More..
As for the tournament itself, Furyk was +1 heading into the day, so even though he shot 12-under for the round, he still only finished tied for fifth. After starting on the 10th, he made six birdies on the back...More..
There were a couple other surprises as well, with Middlesboro and Everton outperforming expectations against Stoke City and Tottenham Hotspur , respectively. "They played better, we tried to do our best", the...More..