Semenya takes after Mandela in Rio

But it is the 33-year-old world record of Jarmila Kratochvilova which is the focus of attention. There had been concerns before the Games that Semenya would need protection from the scrutiny she would face if she won the Olympic gold . More..

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NFL Practice Squad Rules, Eligibility, Salary and Size
by | Monday, September 05, 2016

NFL Practice Squad Rules, Eligibility, Salary and Size

Also a player must be on a practice squad for 6 games as opposed to 3 games to have an accrued season. The standard eligibility for a player to be added to the practice squad is he is a free agent and has...More..

Mets acquire Fernando Salas from Angels for Erik Manoah
by | Sunday, September 04, 2016

Mets acquire Fernando Salas from Angels for Erik Manoah

Salas hasn't been at his best over the last few seasons, but he has a solid three-pitch mix (fastball, slider, changeup). This year, his SO/BB rate has fallen to 2.37. Louis Cardinals for the second National Le...More..

Paul Pogba: Gareth Bale opens up on Man United star's move
by | Sunday, September 04, 2016

Paul Pogba: Gareth Bale opens up on Man United star's move

With the final being held in his hometown, Bale has added motivation to help Real defend their Champions League title this season. "It would be wonderful to get there", said Bale, part of the Real side whic...More..

Donnarumma debuts as Ventura reign begins with France defeat
by | Sunday, September 04, 2016

Donnarumma debuts as Ventura reign begins with France defeat

Italy's most-capped player, Buffon has made 162 appearances for the Azzurri over 19 years and helped them win the World Cup in 2006. This is the most hard phase of World Cup qualifying in my career. The ma...More..

Nadal's ailing wrist passes first-round test
by | Sunday, September 04, 2016

Nadal's ailing wrist passes first-round test

Little wonder he fell just short to Kei Nishikori. Meanwhile, 2014 champion Marin Cilic is through to the second round with a straight-set win. His right foot kicked a clock apparatus, and a moment later as...More..

Jets' Bowles says Petty has bruised shoulder, Smith No. 2 QB
by | Saturday, September 03, 2016

Jets' Bowles says Petty has bruised shoulder, Smith No. 2 QB

That's an issue that will start to play out once the regular season starts. The Jets quarterback has no structural damage to his shoulder. Braman apparently has ruined the suspense of cut-down day. Daniel c...More..

by | Saturday, September 03, 2016

Sakshi Malik to be awarded Rs 1 crore by Delhi govt

As wrestler Sakshi Malik and shuttler PV Sindhu won bronze and silver medals, respectively, other sportspersons such as gymnast Dipa Karmakar, marathon runner OP Jaisha, woman golfer Aditi Ashok, rower Dattu Bh...More..

Moore, Hahn share lead in Boston
by | Saturday, September 03, 2016

Moore, Hahn share lead in Boston

Day just kept getting better, capping it off by winning his first major with a victory in the PGA Championship. Vijay Singh, the only two-time victor of the Deutsche Bank Championship , is the oldest player ...More..

Vikings QB Bridgewater goes down in practice with injury
by | Saturday, September 03, 2016

Vikings QB Bridgewater goes down in practice with injury

The Vikings immediately stopped practice after 25 minutes and asked reporters to leave the field while medical personnel tended to Bridgewater. During a press conference shortly after Bridgewater was injured,...More..

Griffin, Browns fall to Bears 21-7 in exhibition finale
by | Saturday, September 03, 2016

Griffin, Browns fall to Bears 21-7 in exhibition finale

Griffin threw two incompletions in the end zone before Crowell squirted in on third down to give the Browns a 7-3 lead. The Browns biggest strength at the quarterback position is their many years of startin...More..

by | Saturday, September 03, 2016

Latinos For Trump Founder Warns Of "Taco Trucks On Every Corner"

It's imposing and it's causing problems . We'll never know what Gutierrez meant because the conversation moved on to other things, but it's actually very hard to open a taco truck. Guiterrez defended his st...More..

Chiefs' Reid says Jamaal Charles still iffy for opener
by | Saturday, September 03, 2016

Chiefs' Reid says Jamaal Charles still iffy for opener

Fire up the Spencer Ware hype machine. Coach Andy Reid told reporters Friday that the running back could sit out Week 1, but didn't rule Charles out. 1 back". "I don't know. I'm ready for whatever", Cha...More..

Sock knocks Cilic out of Open in third-round upset
by | Saturday, September 03, 2016

Sock knocks Cilic out of Open in third-round upset

His opponent in the last 16 will be ninth-seeded Frenchman Jo-Wilfried Tsonga, a straight sets victor against South African 23rd seed Kevin Anderson. Sock has never advanced further than the fourth round of a...More..

Takeaways From Mickey Gall/CM Punk UFC 203 Call
by | Saturday, September 03, 2016

Takeaways From Mickey Gall/CM Punk UFC 203 Call

The former WWE superstar has no previous background in martial arts or wrestling. While it will be Punk's real first sanctioned MMA fight he has been going hard in the gym and has had plenty of "smokers", altho...More..

Newcastle slap £30million price on Moussa Sissoko after rejecting Tottenham bid
by | Friday, September 02, 2016

Newcastle slap £30million price on Moussa Sissoko after rejecting Tottenham bid

The transfer deadline slammed shut last night with James McCarthy hoping that Everton's failure to seal the transfer of Newcastle defensive midfielder Moussa Sissoko will rejuvenate his flagging Everton Caree...More..

by | Friday, September 02, 2016

Jos Buttler injured in warm-up as England make three changes against Pakistan

Alex Hales's record-breaking 171 set up England's massive win in the previous game. Pakistan's top order struggled against spinners Adil Rashid, who took 3-47, and Moeen, 2-39, before captain Azhar Ali's...More..

Russian athletes blocked from competing as neutrals
by | Friday, September 02, 2016

Russian athletes blocked from competing as neutrals

Artyom Patsev, a Russian sports lawyer, has said on the court's decision that is was predictable and it was senseless for Russia to file an appeal. However, it turned out later that not all the stated cases of ...More..

Penn St. to honor Joe Paterno before September 17 game
by | Friday, September 02, 2016

Penn St. to honor Joe Paterno before September 17 game

Paterno was sacked from the school as a fallout from the Sandusky trial. Paterno has the most wins in Division I college football history with 409 career victories. A full rundown is below, courtesy of Penn S...More..

Massa announces he will retire with dedication to Schumacher
by | Friday, September 02, 2016

Massa announces he will retire with dedication to Schumacher

The low point came less than a year later, when his helmet was struck by stray suspension spring from Rubens Barrichello's Brawn auto during qualifying for the 2009 Hungarian Grand Prix. That came when Schumach...More..