Simone Biles sticks triple double en route to sixth US gymnastics title

The Olympic champion reaffirmed her greatness with a boundary pushing triple-twisting, double-flip en route to her sixth US womens gymnastics title Simone Biles messed around and got a triple-double. And just about everything else too on her way to a sixth US womens gymnastics title. The Olympic champion began her preparation for the 2020 Games by drilling her boundary pushing triple-twisting, double-flip (aka the triple-double) at the end of her first tumbling run on floor exercise Sunday night, the exclamation …

Concerns rise with Tokyo heat after rowers treated at Olympic test event

Three rowers, including a British competitor, were treated for apparent heat exhaustion and several others appeared to be unsteady on their feet during an Olympic test event Three rowers, including a British competitor, were treated for apparent heat exhaustion and several others appeared to be unsteady on their feet during an Olympic test event in Tokyo at the weekend, underlining concern about the safety of athletes and spectators at next summers Games. The British rower was stretchered to a medical …

PSG would cope without Neymar but would French football suffer?

Neymars popularity in Paris has plummeted but his presence still attracts attention, TV viewers and money for Ligue 1 clubs Neymars absence from PSGs first game of the season against Nmes on Sunday was initially attributed to an injury. Speaking on Saturday, Thomas Tuchel said he was reluctant to risk his star player given that he had only just returned to training after missing the Copa Amrica this summer. However, the full truth emerged later, when PSG sporting director Leonardo …

Two-time Olympic gold medalist Robeisy Ramirez stunned in pro debut

The double Olympic gold medalist was knocked down seconds into the first round and lost his professional debut to Denvers Adan Gonzales on Saturday Two-time Olympic gold medalist Robeisy Ramirez was knocked down seconds into the first round and lost his professional debut to Adan Gonzales on Saturday night. Ramirez suffered a stunning split-decision defeat at the Liacouras Center on the North Philadelphia campus of Temple University, a crushing start for one of boxings prized prospects. Gonzales won 40-35 and …

Eddie Hearn defends Joshua v Ruiz Jr rematch in Saudi Arabia

Eddie Hearn has defended the decision to stage Anthony Joshuas WBA, IBF and WBO world heavyweight title rematch against Andy Ruiz Jnr in Saudi Arabia despite the backlash from human rights organisations and predicted that the negative publicity could make more people watch the fight Eddie Hearn has defended the decision to stage Anthony Joshuas WBA, IBF and WBO world heavyweight title rematch against Andy Ruiz Jr in Saudi Arabia despite the backlash from human rights organisations and predicted that …

US Olympic medalist faces discipline for taking knee after winning Pan-Am gold

Race Imboden could face sanctions for taking a knee during the medal ceremony at the Pan-Am Games, the US Olympic and Paralympic Committee said United States gold medal winning fencer Race Imboden will face possible sanctions for taking a knee during the medal ceremony at the Pan-Am Games, the United States Olympic and Paralympic Committee (USOPC) said on Saturday. Part of the United States gold medal winning squad in the team foil event, Imboden dropped to one knee during Fridays …

Premier League: 10 talking points from the weekends action | Guardian sport

Lampard must hope young players can step up for Chelsea, promoted trio show they are up for the fight and Zaha finds home comfort at Selhurst Park 1) Howe keeping his options open Eddie Howe has a quality problem when it comes to goalkeepers. In the end it was the 21-year-old Aaron Ramsdale, who has been capped at youth level by England and shone in League One with AFC Wimbledon during the second half of last season, who got the …

Paul Pogba says ‘question mark’ remains over his future at Manchester United

Paul Pogba has re-opened the uncertainty over his future at Manchester United after saying this question mark remains Paul Pogba has re-opened the uncertainty over his future at Manchester United after saying a question mark remains. The midfielder was pivotal in The Fiver: sign up and get our daily football email.

Colin Kaepernick said he’s been working out at 5 a.m., 5 days a week for 3 years. He’s ready to play football.

(CNN)Former San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick has been out of work for more than 800 days. But he says he’s never stopped being ready to play football. A number of quarterbacks have been signed to NFL teams, but Kaepernick remains unsigned. Preseason begins Thursday night for most NFL teams. In the video, the words: “Denied work for 889 days,” flashes across the screen. “5 a.m., five days a week, for three years. Still ready,” says Kaepernick, who played for …

Canadian teenager Bianca Andreescu to face Serena Williams in Toronto final

Bianca Andreescu will face Serena Williams after becoming the first Canadian woman to reach the championship match of the Rogers Cup since 1969 Bianca Andreescu beat American Sofia Kenin 6-4 7-6(5) at the Rogers Cup on Saturday to become the first Canadian woman to reach the championship match of the tournament since 1969. Andreescu, who Original Article : HERE ;