MEDAL ALERT: Kyle Chalmers of Australia has won the gold medal in the 100-meter freestyle at the Rio Olympics. Chalmers dethroned defending champion Nathan Adrian of the United States in the final of the 100-meter freestyle Wednesday night. Gabigol scored twice on Wednesday and Gabriel Jesus and Luan netted a goal each at the Arena Fonte Nova in Salvador to keep alive the nation’s hopes of winning the soccer gold medal for the first time. MEDAL ALERT: Mireia Belmonte Garcia of Spain has won the Olympic gold medal in the women’s 200-meter butterfly. Michael Phelps has advanced to the final of the Olympic 200-meter individual medley as the top qualifier. Swimming next to teammate and longtime rival Ryan Lochte, Phelps put up an effortless-looking time of 1 minute, 55.78 seconds Wednesday night to claim the prime middle lane in the final. Phelps will be seeking his fourth straight 200 IM title at the Olympics. A women’s tournament that has seen title contenders fall feebly on the All England Club lawns, finally witnessed two grand slam champions going toe-to-toe in a thunderous encounter befitting the final, rather than the second Tuesday. World champions the United States will have a chance to defend their title at the 2019 Women’s World Cup after a 6-0 win over Jamaica in the semi-finals of the CONCACAF Championship on Sunday sealed their qualification.
The men’s national team finished off their successful World Cup qualification process with an historic 0-0 draw in Mexico, a 3-0 win in Canada and a 4-2 home victory over El Savlador. Former National Football League quarterback Donovan McNabb was arrested in Arizona last month on suspicion of drunken driving after colliding with another vehicle stopped at a red light, police said on Tuesday. German Tony Martin claimed the overall leader’s yellow jersey when he won the fourth stage of the Tour de France, a 223.5-km ride from Seraing in Belgium, on Tuesday. The 20-year old midfielder came on as a substitute in the 12-0 German Cup rout of Bremer on Wednesday, following in the footsteps of Chris Richards, Julian Green and Landon Donovan as US imports to have played for Bayern.
TALLADEGA, Ala. — Kurt Busch was one corner and a straightaway from his second victory of the season and an automatic ticket into the Round of 8 in the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series Playoffs. Joe Gaetjens’ goal lifts the USA over England 1-0 at the World Cup in Brazil. Brazil finally found its scoring touch at the Olympic tournament, defeating Denmark 4-0 to advance to the quarterfinals and avoid another embarrassing elimination in front of the home fans. Brazil had been held to scoreless draws in its first two group games and needed a victory to guarantee a spot in the knockout round.
Paratici was looking to work his magic on free transfers once again as he brought in two midfielders – Adrien Rabiot from PSG and Aaron Ramsey from Arsenal. With our customizable playerkits you get most important gear that you need with a 15% discount and a free Forelle team bag. They need to do all they can to protect the ship by kicking the bombs away. Your attitude you need to improve, in your work. English football remains under scrutiny too, with this incident following the shocking scenes during the Euro 2020 final between England and Italy, when hundreds of ticketless fans stormed the stadium to watch the match. Following the country’s biggest football match for 55 years, the England team captained by Harry Kane were in tears on the pitch, but their manager Gareth Southgate took responsibility for the defeat. He’ll never unseat Harry Kane as the first-choice striker, but that doesn’t mean he can’t be included as an alternative option. The deal announced by the Braves on Monday includes a club option for the 2021 season. The ‘Yorkshire Pirlo’, as he’s affectionately known by Leeds fans, has enjoyed a good start to the season under Marcelo Bielsa and Southgate looks keen on him too.
The Manchester City man is having a very good tournament. In the other semi-final in Texas, Canada also grabbed their spot in next year’s tournament in France with a 7-0 victory over Panama with captain Christine Sinclair scoring twice. The Australians settled for silver, and Canada took the bronze. Australia claims the silver and Canada takes the bronze. After picking up a bronze in the 400 individual medley earlier in the Rio Games, Belmonte Garcia used one last half-stroke to get to the wall ahead of Madeline Groves in 2 minutes, 4.85 seconds. Balandin touched in 2 minutes, england jersey 7.46 seconds. His 39-yard strike to tight end Rob Gronkowski gave New England (4-2) a goal-to-go situation in the final seconds. Cate Campbell posted the fastest time in the semifinals Wednesday night, an Olympic-record 52.71 seconds. Her younger sister Bronte was fifth-fastest at 53.29. Bronte is the reigning world champion, but Cate is the world-record holder. Yosuhiro Koseki of Japan went out fast and was more than a second under world-record pace at the final turn. Then, it was Ledecky’s turn on the anchor leg. MEDAL ALERT: Katie Ledecky has led the United States to a gold medal in the women’s 4×200-meter freestyle relay, her third gold medal of the Rio Olympics.