• Gallery: The best images from the Vuelta a Espana 2017 so far
Gallery: The best images from the Vuelta a Espana 2017 so far

The result allowed Froome to turn around the previous days' trend of Nibali pecking away at the British rider's comfortable advantage. Some might have expected Kelderman to fade from there, but instead he held his effort well through the hilly middle of the course, only conceding time to the peerless Froome and eventually finishing second on the ...

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  • 4 thoughts on Browns depth chart vs. Steelers
4 thoughts on Browns depth chart vs. Steelers

Jackson's odds of staying dry look more promising. Roethlisberger went on to detail what it was that Watson did during the preseasson that likely resulted in him making this year's 53-man roster. It also says the Steelers aren't overly concerned about the position - something that was obvious past year when they continued to run Fitzgerald Toussa...

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  • Real Madrid facing Gareth Bale transfer conundrum amid Man Utd interest
Real Madrid facing Gareth Bale transfer conundrum amid Man Utd interest

According to the Mirror's Rik Sharma, Mbappe was keen on a move to the Bernabeu but ultimately chose PSG instead after concluding he wouldn't receive enough game time at Madrid with Karim Benzema , Bale and Cristiano Ronaldo all in the side.

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  • Kolarov puts Serbia on the verge of World Cup qualification
Kolarov puts Serbia on the verge of World Cup qualification

I've not seen it back yet. "We've got to do it the hard way now - three points against Moldova and go to Wales and have to win, and that's what we plan to do". Leaders Germany look nearly certain to top Group C after hammering Norway 6-0, and their goal difference means they could only surrender top spot if they lose their last two games to ...

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  • Comeback queens of NY seek US Open glory
Comeback queens of NY seek US Open glory

No man has won the U.S. Open title without dropping a set in the Open era. And Kvitova's ninth double-fault got Williams to match point in the tiebreaker. American tennis has been desperately searching for the next coming of Serena and Venus, or at least a worthy successor, to no avail for the past several years.

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  • South Africa's Anderson beats Querrey to reach US Open semi-finals
South Africa's Anderson beats Querrey to reach US Open semi-finals

The 25-year-old Argentinian reached the third round of a Grand Slam competition for the first time at this year's French Open and bettered that run here with victories over Carlos Berlocq , Janko Tipsarevic , Cilic and Lucas Pouille .

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  • Trevor Bauer calls out Avisail Garcia after in-game exchange
Trevor Bauer calls out Avisail Garcia after in-game exchange

Jose Ramirez , fresh off a five-for-five game with five extra-base hits, smashed his 22nd home run of the season to help the Indians earn their 12th successive win. Bauer explained the incident to reporters after the game, saying the feud was over the pitches he was throwing to Garcia. "I threw him a first-pitch slider".

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  • Assistant Mike Locksley loses son to shooting
Assistant Mike Locksley loses son to shooting

Locksley was previously the offensive coordinator and interim head coach at Maryland between 2012-15 following a three-year head coaching stint at New Mexico (2009-11). Instead, DJ Durkin was hired and Locksley now works as the offensive coordinator at the University of Alabama. Crimson Tide head coach Nick Saban told reporters on Monday that "...

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  • Diamondbacks' JD Martinez Crushes Four Home Runs In Offensive Onslaught Against Dodgers
Diamondbacks' JD Martinez Crushes Four Home Runs In Offensive Onslaught Against Dodgers

He's the 16th to do it since 1900 - Scooter Gennett of the Cincinnati Reds hit four straight homers on June 6 against St. Louis. His fifth-inning home run dashed Zack Greinke's bid for a no-hitter and a shutout, and proved to be the Dodgers' only run of the game.

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  • Police search house of Brazilian Olympic committee president
Police search house of Brazilian Olympic committee president

Soon after the Rio Games, IOC President Thomas Bach awarded Nuzman the 'Olympic Order, ' given to those who have made extraordinary contributions to the Olympic movement. The French have been looking into allegations that Diack, one of his sons, Papa Massata Diack, and others were involved in blackmailing athletes and covering-up doping positives.

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  • National Football League will evaluate Bucs-Dolphins options this morning
National Football League will evaluate Bucs-Dolphins options this morning

Playing the game November 19 might be the simplest logistically, but it could have significant competitive effects on the teams, especially with Tampa Bay's three straight resulting road games. In 2004, Hurricane Ivan forced the Dolphins' Week 1 game against the Titans to be moved up 24 hours, to Saturday. The game could be moved up to Thursday...

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  • Keys, Vandeweghe win, putting four Americans in US Open quarters
Keys, Vandeweghe win, putting four Americans in US Open quarters

She will play Kaia Kanepi of Estonia. Roger Federer and Juan Martin del Potro will meet in the quarter final of the men's draw after wins this afternoon. Vandeweghe will face off with Pliskova in the next round. "Five years ago, we committed to the players that total player compensation would reach $50 million at the U.S.

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  • Notre Dame jumps into top 25; MI up to #8
Notre Dame jumps into top 25; MI up to #8

Georgia coach Kirby Smart was a graduate assistant at Florida State when a No. 5 Seminoles team trounced Notre Dame 37-0 in 2003. "The five of us up front want the game on our shoulders. "It wasn't just one individual", Adams said. Fittingly, the two games are the same two mentioned earlier in terms of scoring three touchdowns in one quarter, Nev...

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  • Oklahoma vs. Ohio State Free Betting Pick for Week 2
Oklahoma vs. Ohio State Free Betting Pick for Week 2

They didn't regret the decision to use Dobbins. Oklahoma was not yet the team that would run the table after that night, and the Sooners look like they've picked up this season right where they left off. Another went for a 5-yard touchdown. Andrews and Mayfield have been connecting since 2014, when they were on scout team together. NOTES: O...

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  • Sloane Stephens in US Open semifinals; Carreno Busta wins
Sloane Stephens in US Open semifinals; Carreno Busta wins

Open a year ago. Anderson will meet Spanish 12th seed Pablo Carreno Busta on Friday for a place in Sunday's final. The 26-year-old Spaniard recorded a 6-4, 6-4, 6-2 victory over the 29th-seeded Argentine to keep his streak of not losing a set intact.

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  • Boston Red Sox caught using Apple Watches to steal pitching signs
Boston Red Sox caught using Apple Watches to steal pitching signs

The accusation is that video personnel working for the team used the wearable smart devices to transmit information about hand signals used by opposing teams' catchers to Red Sox trainers, who then sent that intel to Red Sox players. The Red Sox are in first place in their division and on track for a playoff berth. "But I will say I think sig...

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  • Red Sox outlast Blue Jays in 19 innings
Red Sox outlast Blue Jays in 19 innings

Boston's lead over the New York Yankees in the American League East is down to 3 ½ games as it has dropped seven of its last 11 contests, but the club will face the slumping Blue Jays and AL West cellar-dwelling Oakland during its string at Fenway Park.

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  • Michelle Obama joins Beyonce's birthday surprise
Michelle Obama joins Beyonce's birthday surprise

Bey's former Destiny's Child bandmates, Kelly Rowland and Michelle Williams , also got in on the action and channelled the pop star, as well as famous friends Serena Williams and former First Lady Michelle Obama . "Your donations will help in long-term revitalization and aid in purchasing immediate needs including: cots, blankets and pillows, b...

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  • Jeremy Kerley returns to the Jets
Jeremy Kerley returns to the Jets

Veteran wide receiver Jeremy Kerley was signed Tuesday to a one-year deal, reuniting with the team for which he played his first five National Football League seasons. Gailey retired this offseason, and the Jets replaced him with John Morton and a West Coast offense. That according to the New York Daily News . They also drafted Chad Hansen and...

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  • Gareth Bale: Ben Woodburn Makes Me Feel Old
Gareth Bale: Ben Woodburn Makes Me Feel Old

Wales are winless in six away games (D3 L3), their worst run since August 2002 under Mark Hughes (a run of seven). Despite being born in Nottingham, Woodburn elected to represent Wales - his grandfather's country of birth - after speaking with Real Madrid superstar Gareth Bale .

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