Kenyans Kirui, Kiplagat win 121st Boston Marathon

It was the fastest-ever debut by an American woman, Runner's World says. In all, Ethiopia claimed the top three spots on the men's side (pushing the once-dominant Kenyans down to the next four spots), and the top two women. The winners' times a... More..

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Women's leaders start to thin at Boston Marathon

The finish was reminiscent of last year's edition when Hug edged van Dyk in a photo finish. Amanda McGrory from Savoy, who is a graduate student at the UI, wound up second in 1:33.13, while Susannah Scaroni, ...More..

First-Time Boston Marathoners Emerge Victorious
by | Monday, April 17, 2017

First-Time Boston Marathoners Emerge Victorious

He is a four-time Olympian and won the 2009 New York City Marathon . "It's just a different ballgame". He's got a chance to become the first American-born champion in the race since Greg Meyer did it in 1983. ...More..

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Jose Mourinho says Manchester United 'totally controlled' Chelsea during 2-0 win

United boss Mourinho said of Rashford: "He played fantastically well, I think he did also a very good game at Stamford Bridge in the FA Cup. They showed more desire, more ambition, more motivation", said Cont...More..

Blue Jackets' Werenski Out For Playoffs With Face Fracture
by | Monday, April 17, 2017

Blue Jackets' Werenski Out For Playoffs With Face Fracture

Even more incredibly, Weresnki later returned to the game. "Some of the goals didn't go our way early on, but we responded the right way, and I think that's such an important aspect of our group". "The score di...More..

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Formula One: Max Verstappen fastest in final Bahrain practice

Later Saturday, Hamilton was looking for his third straight pole position of the season after going quickest in Australia and China. Bottas became the first Finnish driver to take pole since Heikki Kovalainen...More..

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Dana White: 'I'm Going to Get Demetrious Johnson His Belts'

Johnson said. "I put that in the back of my mind and then don't worry about it and go out there and put it out of my mind". Prior to UFC on FOX 24, Johnson called on the promotion to "give me eight damn bel...More..

IPL-10: Mumbai win toss, opt to field vs Gujarat
by | Monday, April 17, 2017

IPL-10: Mumbai win toss, opt to field vs Gujarat

He was bowled and lbw twice each, with three legspinners - Imran Tahir , Rashid Khan and Samuel Badree - and Sunil Narine accounting for him. However, GL did not feature any wrist-spinner in the side. I have b...More..

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Schwartz, Blues wary of Wild ahead of Game 3

Louis' 2-1 overtime victory in Game 1 of this already captivating quarterfinal series. "We gave ourselves another chance, at least", Parise said. "After the type of year we had, this is definitely hard to i...More..

by | Monday, April 17, 2017

Blues game away from series sweep

Rust got his second of the series on a tip-in. At this rate, both the Wild and Chicago will be booking tee times in the coming days. Blues coach Mike Yeo said Saturday he did not anticipate making any lineu...More..

Ander Herrera's helping hand in build-up to Manchester United opener
by | Monday, April 17, 2017

Ander Herrera's helping hand in build-up to Manchester United opener

Manchester United's 2-0 win over Chelsea on Sunday would have served as a ideal confidence booster ahead of their potential even more important clash with Anderlecht in the Europa League on Thursday. And bo...More..

Wehrlein happy to silence critics
by | Monday, April 17, 2017

Wehrlein happy to silence critics

The Sauber F1 Team racer qualified thirteenth on Saturday and was just outside the points on race day after returning to the vehicle after withdrawing from both the Australian and Chinese Grand Prix due t...More..

Buster Posey shaken after getting nailed in head by 94 miles per hour fastball
by | Monday, April 17, 2017

Buster Posey shaken after getting nailed in head by 94 miles per hour fastball

The Giants designated the 24-year-old pitcher for assignment. "It was not an easy play", Giants manager Bruce Bochy said. "We're doing a lot of good things, doing a lot of things right on a daily basis". Nick...More..

by | Monday, April 17, 2017

The Giannis-less run that killed the Raptors in Game 1

But it's happened so often that most Raptors fans are likely numb to it by now. After their Game 1 loss to Miami in the second round, Lowry famously stayed on the court until well after midnight to shoot, a b...More..

Real Madrid snatch dramatic win, Atletico Madrid cruise to victory
by | Monday, April 17, 2017

Real Madrid snatch dramatic win, Atletico Madrid cruise to victory

The 24-year-old's brace kept Zinedine Zidane's men three points above Barcelona with a game in hand, with his second goal , in the 90th minute of the match, proving the victor. Against Sporting the 24-ye...More..

by | Monday, April 17, 2017

Cleveland Cavaliers show signs of improvement on defense in game one

James tossed in 32 points in Game 1, Kyrie Irving had 23 and Kevin Love added 17. He struggled to contain Pacers point guard Jeff Teague and Stephenson. "LeBron was able to get into the paint and score on so...More..

by | Monday, April 17, 2017

Arsenal players are cowards - Carragher

Now, the Frenchman's side are seven points adrift of fourth-placed Manchester City with eight games remaining. Goals from Andros Townsend , Yohan Cabaye and Luka Milivojevic sparked jubilant scenes amo...More..

by | Monday, April 17, 2017

Westbrook Ties Oscar Robertson With 41st Triple-Double

Kind of just sitting there and embracing the moment", Westbrook said. It is surprising, however, just how bad OKC plays without its fearless leader. "It's something that I could never dream about growing up i...More..

Anthony Johnson Sheds 'Rumble' Persona, Reaffirms Retirement in Monday Instagram Post
by | Monday, April 17, 2017

Anthony Johnson Sheds 'Rumble' Persona, Reaffirms Retirement in Monday Instagram Post

In the transcript, Johnson's striking coach Henri Hooft and other cornermen told Rumble to not wrestle or take down Cormier at least four times in the first round. Instead, he says he's happy to just be An...More..

Dybala nets 2 as Juve beats Barcelona 3-0 in Champs League
by | Monday, April 17, 2017

Dybala nets 2 as Juve beats Barcelona 3-0 in Champs League

A brilliant first half brace from Paulo Dybala and a second half header from Giorgio Chiellini handed the Italian champions the initiative in their Champions League quarter-final first leg against their Spanish...More..