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by | April 06, 2018 | 04:11

These feats by the Indian weightlifting contingent is even more impressive given their recent peril of not having a physio and a masseur among their ranks at the Games Village. She was a recipient of the Arjuna Award in 1990 and shared the Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna award with Leander Paes for the year 1996-1997. The Indian star weightlifter started the clean and jerk session in a similar fashion by lifting 103 kg in the first attempt.

by | April 06, 2018 | 02:09

Australia slowly overpowered the English riders and flew home in three minutes 49.804 seconds - shaving almost half a second off the 3:50.265 record which Great Britain set in Rio two years ago. In the event's first Games appearance, the home team bettered their qualifying time by two seconds despite going the long way around while overtaking the New Zealand quartet on the final lap.

by | April 06, 2018 | 01:55

Players play a lot better when they can let their hair down and be themselves. Punter Marquette King signs a three-year deal with the Denver Broncos. "Now it's time to find a new celebration because that was one when I was trying to troll y'all", King said on a conference call with Denver media. The same can be said for cutting King due to a salary issue.

by | April 06, 2018 | 01:29

McNair wasn't here for the protests, warning fellow team owners, " We can't have the inmates running the prison ". "I don't go into meetings and express views like that", McNair said. " The main thing I regret is apologizing ", McNair told WSJ . "In business, it's a common expression". "I really didn't have anything to apologize for".

by | April 06, 2018 | 01:19

After winning world gold in 2011 and her Olympic title in 2012, Pearson sustained two hamstring tears each year in 2013 and 2014, though still managed to retain her Commonwealth title in Glasgow and win world and world indoor silver medals.

by | April 06, 2018 | 01:10

Kelland O'Brien joined Leigh Howard, Alex Porter and Sam Welsford in the team to beat England for the title and lower the previous record of 3:50.265, which Britain set at the Olympics in Rio de Janeiro in 2016. Fittingly, Thorpe presented Horton with his gold medal at the podium presentation. "I'm going to make sure I stop and take a couple of breaths and realise how special this moment is because not many people get to experience it", she said.

by | April 05, 2018 | 23:11

The report went on to indicate that Jaitley's present condition may be a result of bariatric surgery he had undergone soon after the BJP government came to power at the Centre in 2014. A source at AIIMS said that the minister is likely to undergo kidney transplant and it is learnt that formalities for a donor kidney have been completed.

by | April 05, 2018 | 23:09

Lue said he feels much better, but the transition hasn't been easy. He's not going to talk about it so I don't want to talk about it no more either. As a result of health-related issues, head coach Tyronn Lue has been away from the Cleveland Cavaliers since March 17 .

by | April 05, 2018 | 22:45

What might have looked like fun to Von Miller when he went fishing a few days ago is beginning to turn into a headache after he upset PETA . Miller often posts video of his fishing and hunting expeditions on social media, and his Facebook show " Studio 58 " covers similar ground on his travels.

by | April 05, 2018 | 21:18

Salah was substituted for Georgino Wijnaldum five minutes after the restart of the match in what appeared to be a groin problem. Former Manchester United captain and ITV pundit Roy Keane however, speculated there could be more to the injury, especially as Salah came off in a big game, just seven minutes into the second half.

by | April 05, 2018 | 20:46

The Celtics are all but locked into the No. 2 seed in the Eastern Conference, but they could have a hard time advancing in the playoffs without Irving to carry the scoring load. The best part is then that Irving should be returning without the knee problems and lingering pain that might have held him back a bit this season. And in Round 2, the Celtics are either going to face LeBron James and the Cleveland Cavaliers or a young Philadelphia 76ers squad that has won 12 straight games.

by | April 05, 2018 | 20:34

Take a look at his tweet:In this "in your face" tweet, Dhawan didn't mince his words and clearly expressed anger against Afridi's comment so as to let him know that his tweet was indeed a distasteful one and that when it comes to his country, Dhawan will not think twice before defending it.

by | April 05, 2018 | 20:01

We have no idea what's going to happen, but get ready, because a Tiger-Phil final round duel might break all golf television records. Defending champion Sergio Garcia is back, two-time victor Bubba Watson is playing some of his best golf after a down year in 2017, and young stars like Jon Rahm , Kevin Kisner and Xander Schauffele are looking to make their marks on this historic track of green.

by | April 05, 2018 | 19:25

Once again, Sally Pearson was front and centre of the action on day one of the Gold Coast Commonwealth Games . In the first-of categories: two-time world champion Flora Duffy won the women's sprint triathlon to secure the first gold medal of the games for Bermuda, and Malaysian weightlifter Muhammad Izhar Ahmad won the first of the men's titles on offer at the Gold Coast .

by | April 05, 2018 | 18:58

Making his first State of the Masters address, Augusta chairman Fred Ridley said the club, that had barred women from membership until six years ago, would welcome the world's top female amateurs to compete. Women's Amateur, Ladies' British Open Amateur, Women's Amateur Asia-Pacific, U.S. Girls' Junior, Girls' British Open Amateur, Girls Junior PGA Championship.

by | April 05, 2018 | 18:42

After the Philadelphia Eagles took home their first Super Bowl in franchise history only a few months ago, it's easy to see why sports fans in the city appear to be on cloud nine at the moment. News helicopter video showed a small fire being set in the street with some students trying to jump over the flames. Nova's last NCAA championship in 2016 was accompanied by a victory parade through Philly that drew more than 50,000 fans.

by | April 05, 2018 | 18:09

As a team they are not used to going backwards, or being under pressure the way they were. City midfielder Kevin De Bruyne, however, played down the incident, adding: "It was ok". He was not the only Liverpool player. "I remember they even had the stadium rocking for a League Cup semi-final. Then, "go". We have to work there again like hell".

by | April 05, 2018 | 17:26

It is the first title win on the world tour for Ferreira, while Fanning ends his career alongside Kelly Slater and Mark Richards as a four-time Bells champion. She needed a 6.80 to win but the judges awarded the Hawaiian a 6.57. "I've learnt so much and I walk away with so many great memories, not only in the surf but on land and travelling with people, so thank you", he said.

by | April 05, 2018 | 17:18

Star also paid a massive $2.55 billion past year for the media rights to the BCCI's lucrative Indian Premier League Twenty20 tournament. For the first time, an e-auction was held and as a result, the auction took three days to decide the victor.

by | April 05, 2018 | 17:18

She won the gold medal in the women's 48kg weightlifting category. Explaining her emotions, she then told ESPN, "Ek bojh sa hat gaya hai (A weight has been lifted off me)". "But I am confident of a good performance", she added. I was watching her performance. It was only after the Commonwealth Weightlifting Championships in October, when Mirabai won gold with a total lift of 189kg (with 85 in the snatch and 104 in the clean and jerk) did she feel the weight go off her shoulder.

by | April 05, 2018 | 17:05

While the promotion has yet to make any announcements, the UFC is scheduled to host a press conference on Friday in Brooklyn, NY where the bout and event could be announced. Prior to fighting Garbrandt at UFC 217, the rivals coached opposite each other on The Ultimate Fighter , only making the animosity greater. Garbrandt will be looking for redemption as the first bout ended in a second round knockout.

by | April 05, 2018 | 16:26

Just about the only thing that went wrong Tuesday for the former Nippon Ham Fighter was that his home run was not a grand slam, which it would have been had teammate Kole Calhoun not scored on a wild pitch from Cleveland starter Josh Tomlin while Ohtani was at the plate .

by | April 05, 2018 | 16:26

It was Heusler, alongside Basel's former Sporting Director Georg Heitz, who negotiated the deal with Egyptian club Arab Contractors to take the teenage Salah to Switzerland six years ago. "They didn't play bad", Klopp said, having again tasted victory against a Pep Guardiola side. Mohamed Salah "feels fine" according to Jurgen Klopp , despite being forced to come off in the second half.

by | April 05, 2018 | 16:11

We deeply apologise, ' Hakkaku said. Several commentators on different channels argued that the referee should not have urged the women to leave the ring. The head of Japan's sumo association later apologised to the women. The tradition drew public attention for the first time in 1978, when a 10-year-old girl advanced to the final round of a children's sumo championship.

by | April 05, 2018 | 15:02

Ibrahimovic, who came on as a substitute in the 71st minute, scored six minutes into his first MLS game with a dipping 35-metre shot that soared over the outstretched arms of LAFC goalie Tyler Miller. but a certain Swedish striker didn't appear to share the amazement. If you can help your team to score a goal, it's important, however you score. Of course the former Man Utd man, who scored a brilliant 40-yard goal himself over the weekend, was referring to the overhead kick he scored for ...

by | April 05, 2018 | 15:04

Revenge is also on the cards though, after Pep Guardiola's soon-to-be-crowned champions secured a vital 2-1 victory at Old Trafford earlier in the season which came at a time when United's title challenge was well and truly alive. The Chile worldwide put in an encouraging display in United's 2-0 win over Swansea City at the weekend, while Mourinho is also apparently very impressed with Jesse Lingard's development.

by | April 05, 2018 | 13:57

New York Giants wide receiver Odell Beckham (13). Through 47 games in the NFL , Odell Beckham Jr . has compiled 4,424 yards and 48 touchdowns through the air. Giants co-owner John Mara has said the team isn't actively shopping Beckham, but didn't shut the door on a deal potentially materializing. Beckham wants a record-setting contract extension - probably in the neighborhood of $20 million per year - but has not been able to stay out of headlines for off-field behavior .

by | April 05, 2018 | 10:34

There's good and bad news for Conor McGregor fans. McGregor has not been in the Octagon since winning the the title in November 2016. This will be five times - that's insane - but obviously, however this thing plays out on Saturday, we'll go from there.

by | April 05, 2018 | 10:10

Real Madrid's Portuguese forward Cristiano Ronaldo celebrates after scoring during the Spanish league football match between Real Madrid CF and Real Sociedad at the Santiago Bernabeu stadium in Madrid on February 10, 2018. Cristiano Ronaldo latest masterpiece was so good even the opposing fans had to stand up and applaud. "You can say he's one of the most lovely players in the history of football", said Real Madrid coach Zinedine Zidane.

by | April 05, 2018 | 09:07

I don't have too many regrets or complaints. "There was a lot of talk about it before and we tried everything to avoid a situation like that". However, Liverpool are a side that bothers Guardiola's side. The Premier League champions-in-waiting would have been happier with anyone but the Reds, who are so familiar with their blueprint and so formidable at using it against them.

by | April 05, 2018 | 08:57

White would also say "Yes he's coming back, I'm not sure when but he is". Lesnar made his return to the promotion at UFC 200 in July 2016 to take on veteran heavyweight Mark Hunt , a fight in which he originally won via unanimous decision.

by | April 05, 2018 | 08:35

The deal is reportedly worth $108 million , according to NBC Sports. Instead, he'll remain with the club that drafted and developed him. Blackmon also became one of seven players (eight times) in Major League Baseball history to record at least 135 runs, 213 hits, 35 doubles, 14 triples, 35 home runs and 100 RBI in a single season, joining Stan Musial (1948), Joe DiMaggio (1937), Chuck Klein (1932), Al Simmons (1930), Lou Gehrig (1930, 1927) and Rogers Hornsby (1922).

by | April 05, 2018 | 08:27

Aldridge could not carry the Spurs on his back in this one as the Clippers had to much balanced scoring on Tuesday. The Houston Rockets (62-15) are certainly on top of the National Basketball Association standings and they secured the home court advantage all through the playoffs including the Finals.

by | April 05, 2018 | 08:04

Former Manchester United manager Tommy Docherty says if current boss Jose Mourinho "was made of chocolate he would eat himself". "Ask the coach if you want to know why I play less". English football giants Manchester United have announced that they will return to the United States for a second consecutive year for Tour 2018 which will be a part of their pre-season tour.

by | April 05, 2018 | 08:03

Temperatures are expected to plummet once more tonight, but milder conditions are expected over the coming days, according to Met Eireann . Wednesday night's weather is set to drop well below freezing, too. Mixing the old, bad, cold weather with the new, good, warm weather will essentially result in a mini-storm hitting the country, as there are predictions of Saturday having heavy, slow moving rain, with the risk of thunder and spot flooding.