• Bolt's reputation won't be tarnished by team-mates drugs failure
Bolt's reputation won't be tarnished by team-mates drugs failure

It was at these games he rewrote the records in both the 100 and 200 metres, posting new times of 9.69 seconds and 19.30 seconds respectively. "The corresponding medals, medallist pins and diplomas are withdrawn and shall be returned", the committee said in an official statement .

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  • Kane:
Kane: "It would be ‘stupid’ to leave Spurs"

Pochettino said he was planning to visit his former player Ryan Mason in hospital after the Hull City midfielder fractured his skull against Chelsea on Sunday. "It was our challenge to provide him with the tools to be a first-team player. We can split now but I think always the love that will always be there, you can split physical but the emotion ...

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  • Steelers in disarray just days after crushing loss to Patriots
Steelers in disarray just days after crushing loss to Patriots

Brian Roach rejoins Joe Kuzma, as the duo destroys every myth matriculating about the New England Patriots leading into Sunday's AFC Championship showdown with the Pittsburgh Steelers. On the podium, with the Lamar Hunt Trophy - which goes to the AFC champion - in his hands, Kraft was a thinly veiled allusion to the trials of the last two years...

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  • State takes action against imprisoned doctor
State takes action against imprisoned doctor

The lawsuit alleges Nassar "digitally penetrated (the girl's) vagina and anus without prior notice and without gloves or lubricant". "What is especially disturbing about these new cases is that some of these alleged assaults occurred after a sexual harassment investigation in 2014" by MSU, said Drew, a partner in Grand Rapids based Drew, Cooper &...

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  • KU's Carlton Bragg suspended indefinitely
KU's Carlton Bragg suspended indefinitely

In addition to the report that the 16-year-old girl was raped at McCarthy Hall , a report of a runaway child was made from the same address around 4 a.m. He was expected to make a big leap after a promising freshman season. The suspension is effective immediately according to a news release from KU. The charges filed against him were dropped a f...

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  • Australian Open 2017: Venus Williams beats Coco Vandeweghe to reach final
Australian Open 2017: Venus Williams beats Coco Vandeweghe to reach final

A vintage Venus Williams powered past Anastasia Pavlyuchenkova and into her third Australian Open semi-final on Tuesday, becoming the oldest woman to make a Grand Slam last four in 23 years. That same year, Andy Roddick won the U.S. Open. "I never lost hope for us being able to play each other in a ( grand slam ) final although it was hard ...

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  • Timberwolves' LaVine won't go for All-Star Slam Dunk three-peat
Timberwolves' LaVine won't go for All-Star Slam Dunk three-peat

The two ended up having to go to a dunk-off after dueling 50s. LaVine easily won the contest two years ago. Prior to defeating the likes of Denver Nuggets' shooting guard Will Barton, Detroit Pistons' center Andre Drummond and the aforementioned Gordon, LaVine took down another three competitors as a result of the 2015 Slam Dunk Contest.

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  • Loss to NC State creates existential crisis at Duke
Loss to NC State creates existential crisis at Duke

Asked how long the penalties would last, a source close to the program said: "Until they start living up to the standards of the Duke program". That includes two games against rival North Carolina (18-3, 6-1), which is No. In the same issue, the sports section ran a story titled "Devils Blue after Pack smackin'" in big bold letters. He suspended ...

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  • Tiger Woods shoots worst season opening round at Farmers Insurance Open
Tiger Woods shoots worst season opening round at Farmers Insurance Open

However, it was then when the wheels came off as his wayward driving was punished as he dropped six shots in the next four holes including an ugly double-bogey at the par 4 15th. He has an uphill climb on the North Course on Friday to extend his comeback to the weekend. "Let's not do this anymore.' Unfortunately I did most of the day".

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  • Tennis' aging field: Federer, Venus and Serena Williams reach Australian Open final
Tennis' aging field: Federer, Venus and Serena Williams reach Australian Open final

Lucic-Baroni, 34, took a selfie on court and blew kisses to her fans after her first Grand Slam semi-final in 18 years ended in a 50-minute, 6-2, 6-1 defeat. Earlier, Bob and Mike Bryan earned a shot at a seventh Australian Open doubles title after a rain-interrupted 7-6, (7-1), 6-3 semi-final win Friday over Pablo Carreno Busta and Guillermo Ga...

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  • Bolt loses 2008 relay gold after Carter's positive test
Bolt loses 2008 relay gold after Carter's positive test

In his Olympic career, Bolt has won all three sprint events-100m, 200m, 4x100m relay-at the 2008, 2012 and 2016 games, giving him what is known as a "triple triple", the first of its kind in Olympic track competition. All the teammates of the relay team- Usain Bolt, Michael Fraters, Asafa Powell and Carter, victor of bronze medal in World Champio...

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  • Jose Mourinho bites tongue after Manchester United struggle to see off Hull
Jose Mourinho bites tongue after Manchester United struggle to see off Hull

Early in the second period, there was immediately more impetus about United, and much to Mourinho's annoyance, Pogba and Chris Smalling both had decent shouts for a penalty waved away. "Like I said, the game was under control and we deserved to be in the final, so I congratulated my players". Silva - who confirmed that midfielder Robert Snod...

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  • Falcons choose to wear red jerseys for Super Bowl LI vs. Patriots
Falcons choose to wear red jerseys for Super Bowl LI vs. Patriots

Ryan and Brady are favorites to win the league's Most Valuable Player Award that will be announced February 4, the day before the Super Bowl . Receivers Randy Moss and Wes Welker each topped the 1,000-yard mark with Moss hauling in 23 touchdowns, the most ever by a wideout.

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  • NHL All-Star Game: Evgeni Malkin injured, not going to LA
NHL All-Star Game: Evgeni Malkin injured, not going to LA

Malkin will not be punished by the league for missing the contest, as he is also sitting out the game immediately preceding All-Star Weekend. Atkinson joins Blue Jackets teammates Seth Jones and Sergei Bobrovsky , as well as head coach John Tortorella on the Metropolitan Division squad.

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  • Wenger to accept FA misconduct charge
Wenger to accept FA misconduct charge

Wenger said in a press conference: " Walcott is back in the squad ". He said: "I would encourage him to stay on his feet. When I don't behave like I think I should behave, I'm big enough say "yes, that's not right", and that's it". "I've been in England for 20 years, I have seen a lot on the bench". Granit Xhaka is now going through the toughes...

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  • Full NBA All-Star Game Rosters Released Thursday
Full NBA All-Star Game Rosters Released Thursday

The reserves, like the starting lineups, feature two guard spots and three frontcourt spots, along with two wild card spots that can go to a player of any position. The East reserves are led by Celtics guard Isaiah Thomas, in midst of a breakout scoring season. First-time All-Stars Gordon Hayward of the Utah Jazz, DeAndre Jordan of the Los Angele...

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  • Bernie Ecclestone's Formula 1 Reign Comes to an End
Bernie Ecclestone's Formula 1 Reign Comes to an End

His future had been in question ever since F1' was sold to American company Liberty Media. The acquisition will see Liberty become the majority shareholder in F1, and once the deal is complete Liberty wants the teams to invest in the sport themselves.

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  • Tucker Nails 75-Yard FG at Pro Bowl Practice
Tucker Nails 75-Yard FG at Pro Bowl Practice

There were obviously factors working in Tucker's favor. Not to rain on Tucker's parade, but things were definitely in the placekicker's favor, as there was a strong wind that can be seen in the waving flags along the goal post. In the preseason, Tucker said he could hit a field goal from 84 yards in prime conditions, a statement later bashed by B...

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  • Red Sox to retire David Ortiz's No. 34 on Friday, June 23
Red Sox to retire David Ortiz's No. 34 on Friday, June 23

His regular season home run total is second only to Ted Williams in Red Sox history. Ortiz, who retired after a landmark 2016 season, is a 10-time All-Star who helped lead the Red Sox to World Series titles in 2004, 2007, and 2013. He also drove in 1,530 runs, which is third in franchise history. Known for his towering homers and clutch playoff...

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  • Set for hearing with Department of Player Safety
Set for hearing with Department of Player Safety

The money will go to the Players' Emergency Assistance Fund. Marchand has received discipline several times for taking out opponents' legs. Slew foots are risky because they are generally hard for the victimized player to defend against.

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  • Venus and Serena Williams to meet in Australian Open final
Venus and Serena Williams to meet in Australian Open final

Serena beat Mirjana Lucic-Baroni 6-2 6-1, while Venus took out fellow American Coco Vandeweghe 6-7 (3-7) 6-2 6-3 to get into the final. The only person standing between 35-year-old Serena Williams and an Open-era record 23rd Grand Slam title is 36-year-old Venus Williams, the oldest player to reach an Australian Open women's final in the mod...

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  • Australian Open 2017: Roger Federer vs Stan Wawrinka semi-final preview
Australian Open 2017: Roger Federer vs Stan Wawrinka semi-final preview

Then, with the crowd urging him on against Wawrinka, Federer fended off two break points in the pivotal fifth set to beat his countryman 7-5, 6-3, 1-6, 4-6, 6-3 and reach the 29th major final of his career. While his winners-to-unforced-errors ratio wasn't exemplary on paper, 47 to 50, they were the kind of numbers that reflect the fact that he was...

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  • Mike Krzyzewski Reportedly Banned Players from Locker Room Due to Struggles
Mike Krzyzewski Reportedly Banned Players from Locker Room Due to Struggles

Sources told Goodman and O'Neil that Krzyzewski has instituted similar bans in the past to send a message to his players and that they will not be lifted "until they start living up to the standards of the Duke program". The 84-82 setback against the Wolfpack was Duke's third loss in its last four games and dropped the Blue Devils to 3-4 in the ACC...

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  • National Football League won't allow Georgia Dome to host a Super Bowl watch party
National Football League won't allow Georgia Dome to host a Super Bowl watch party

Pittsburgh quarterback Ben Roethlisberger gained yards in shorter chunks but had trouble getting the Steelers into the end zone against a New England defense and stellar secondary that led the National Football League in fewest points allowed during the regular season.

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  • Watch Roger Federer's Australian Open Semi-Final Live Right Now HERE
Watch Roger Federer's Australian Open Semi-Final Live Right Now HERE

The 38-year-old Federer could barely breathe when Stan Wawrinka staged a comeback to take the Australian Open men's singles semifinal into a decider. Every time you think Roger Federer is about to make way for the next generation, he rises up and reminds you why he is a 17-time grand slam victor, the player of his generation and greatest of...

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  • AFCON: Egypt Edge Ghana, Set Up Morocco Q/Final Clash; Mali Out
AFCON: Egypt Edge Ghana, Set Up Morocco Q/Final Clash; Mali Out

It was a game in which the Egyptians dominated the first half while the Ghanaians came back strongly after recess but failed to find the opening to score. Andre Ayew was caught in a similar fashion just before their match against Egypt but it was Egypt's Mohamed Salah that stole the show when he powered his freekick into the net.

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  • WWE's Royal Rumble is coming to Pa. in 2018
WWE's Royal Rumble is coming to Pa. in 2018

While I may not see that friend as often as I'd like anymore - and definitely not that ex at this point - those nights hold some of my most cherished wrestling-watching memories. Everything Jericho does is solid gold, though. He's managed to legitimately turn the Intercontinental Title into a thing again, revitalized Dolph Ziggler's career for ...

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  • Aitor Karanka slams Gaston Ramirez for forcing move
Aitor Karanka slams Gaston Ramirez for forcing move

The last five months have been hard for him because he couldn't settle in as he wanted with the language. Saying how Ramirez wanted to play for Boro last season and how playing for the Teesside club helped him return to the Uruguayan national set up.

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  • Williams sisters set up dream final, Roger holds off Stan
Williams sisters set up dream final, Roger holds off Stan

Serena and Venus Williams will clash in a grand slam title decider for the first time since 2009 after scoring Australian Open semi-final wins. Venus Williams has reached the Australian Open semi-finals, with a 6-4, 7-5 win over Russian Anastasia Pavlyuchenkova at Melbourne Park on Monday.

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  • Favorites California Chrome and Arrogate draw distant posts for Pegasus World Cup
Favorites California Chrome and Arrogate draw distant posts for Pegasus World Cup

Now, California Chrome joins them with that unusual distinction in a sport where careers are short and dominance doesn't usually last long. California Chrome is a favorite to win his finale and potentially make history. Separated by just a half-length in their only meeting, Arrogate prevailed in the $6 million Breeders' Cup Classic here on Nove...

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