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Punia, Dhillon win silver & bronze in discus throw

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Navjeet produced her best throw in her final attempt (57.43 metres) to take bronze. All five of her successful throws were better than Punia's best effort. "I am proud that I could contribute to the country's medal tally", Dhillon said later. "But this time, I was ready and coped with it (pressure) much better", she said. Read More »

Sania Mirza shuts down Twitter troll for calling her 'non-Indian'

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In the past, sportspersons such as Sania Mirza have been dragged into these dirty discussions as well. The couple has been living together ever since 2010 and are playing for their respective countries. After the tennis player's tweet, a Twitter user, who describes himself as a "nationalist and a social media coordinator for Indian political party BJP", replied, "With all respect madam which country are you talking about". Read More »

Who is Anish Bhanwala?

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Australia's Sergei Evglevski claimed the silver with 28, while the bronze medal went to Sam Gowin (17) of England. Evglevski reduced the gap to two points and then to one before Anish struck five consecutive stunners to outclass the Aussie in the race to gold. Read More »

Rangers' Andrus Out 6-8 Weeks With Fractured Elbow

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Drew Robinson has played second, but right now is the primary center fielder with DeShields out maybe another month. After 14 games in 14 days to open the season, Texas has its worst start since a 3-11 mark in 2002. Texas will make a roster move prior to Friday's game to replace Andrus on the active roster. Andrus has been inactive for only three of the 1,515 games Texas has played (regular season and playoffs) during his career. Read More »

Henderson takes lead at LPGA event

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No one could catch the five-time LPGA Tour victor as the wind gusted to 20 miles per hour later in the day. "On my back nine I started to not be as aggressive, kind of laid back a little bit". She was one over after a 73. Defending champion Cristie Kerr is at 2 over after her round of 75 today. Canadians on other golf tours also showed their support, with PGA golfer Nick Taylor of Abbotsford, B.C., offering to donate money for every hole under par at this week's RBC Heritage in SC, while the ... Read More »

Man Utd go cold on Real Madrid attacker Gareth Bale

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Bale started Real Madrid's UEFA Champions League quarter-final second leg against Juventus on Wednesday but was taken off at half-time after an ineffective showing. "Where does he go from there that's bigger?" Real ultimately went on to score a decisive goal to make the next round but Bale was nowhere near any of the celebrations. Read More »

Jill Barta selected No. 32 by Las Vegas in WNBA Draft

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The draft will also stream live on the ESPN app. Ohio State guard Kelsey Mitchell went second to the Indiana Fever. "Rachel has played a part in this big time", Wagner said. As for Atkins, Laimbeer praised her work ethic. "But she can come into a game and knock down shots", Robinson said. A'ja Wilson of SC was the No. 1 overall pick. Read More »

Usain Bolt weighs in on Yohan Blake's surprise 100m defeat

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The eight-time Olympic champion, who retired from the sport past year after nearly a decade of freakish dominance, had warned Blake not to bother returning to the Caribbean if he failed to win the Gold Coast title. The 31-year-old's jet-set lifestyle left him little time for the post-career blues, Bolt said, but he did still frequently take time to contemplate his extraordinary success. Read More »

HudBay Minerals Inc. (HBM) Received Outperform Rating from Scotiabank

The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.49, a quick ratio of 1.47 and a current ratio of 1.87. About 669,286 shares traded. Daré Bioscience, Inc. Macquarie Research upgraded the stock to "Buy" rating in Tuesday, March 27 report. Rgm Capital Llc owns 3.34 million shares or 3.57% of their U.S. portfolio. Read More »

Commonwealth Games: Laugher wins second gold in diving

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Malaysia's lawn bowls squad overcame South Africa 15-14 in the women's pairs event to claim the gold medal at the Commonwealth Games 2018 today. England's mountain biking specialist Annie Last won the gold medal in the women's cross-country race, with the 2017 World Championships silver medallist finishing 48 seconds ahead of compatriot Evie Richards, who took silver. Read More »

CM Punk added to Chicago's UFC 225, finally and officially

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Thursday, UFC made the official announcement that the former WWE champion will take part in the second fight of his career in his hometown of Chicago on June 9 at UFC 225 . Both Punk and Jackson are 0-1 inside the Octagon, coincidentally against the same man, Mickey Gall. In fact, it may end up being Punk's last chance to prove himself. Read More »

Oxlade-Chamberlain: Liverpool can beat anyone

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Oxlade-Chamberlain's right-footed thunderbolt from 25 meters put Liverpool up 2-0 en route to a 3-0 home victory. The England global refused to be drawn on which opponent he would prefer facing in the semi-final. "Tactically he had a good plan but he also has the fire in him to get you all motivated and that is what he did at half-time", said the midfielder. Get to as many finals and then when you get there you want to win. Read More »

Commonwealth Games: Two Indian athletes suspended after syringe found in room

However, the Federation Court found their statements "unreliable and evasive". Amid all the medal glory for India at the ongoing Commonwealth Games 2018 with the tally reaching an impressive 31, the nation face a shocking blow on early Friday morning as triple-jumper Rakesh Babu and race-walker KT Irfan has been ejected from the Games Village and sent back home over breaching of Commonwealth Games Federation's ( CGF ) no-needle policy. Read More »

Shares in Novo Nordisk (NYSE:NVO) Purchased by HBK Investments LP

The Company has 1985.88 million shares outstanding and 1254.81 million shares were floated in market. QUALCOMM Incorporated (NASDAQ:QCOM) has declined 3.21% since April 10, 2017 and is downtrending. Investors sentiment decreased to 1.06 in Q4 2017. Its up 0.09, from 0.75 in 2017Q3. It increased, as 35 investors sold JNJ shares while 884 reduced holdings. Read More »

Ex-Michigan QB Speight to join UCLA

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He would go down with a back injury just four games into last season. Washington grad transfer K.J. Carta-Samuels announced his intention to transfer to UCLA in March, before making a late pivot to Colorado State. After spending time talking to Chip Kelly and quarterbacks coach Dana Bible over the last two weeks, he has decided that UCLA, where the quarterback job is very much up for grabs, is the best place to wrap up his college career. Read More »

76ers' Embiid 'unlikely' for playoff Game 1 with eye injury

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They can adjust to whatever Philadelphia is running and counter that. And don't forget that core players Simmons , Embiid, Fultz and Dario Saric will be making their National Basketball Association postseason debuts. Still, the path to the conference finals is there. Round 1: No. 3 Philadelphia 76ers vs. Getting Boston in the semis isn't easy by any stretch of the imagination, even with its injury issues, but the Sixers would much rather face the Celtics at that stage than Toronto or ... Read More »

CWG: India Vs. Australia in Women's Hockey Semis

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India coach Sjoerd Marijne expectedly livid. In the second game, India showed their tenacity as they scored two goals in the final quarter to pick-up the win. Although India will go through to the next stage irrespective of the result of the match, to avoid a clash with the top team from Pool A, which is likely to be Australia, India needs to win the match to advance as pool victor. Read More »

Salzburg scores 3 goals in 4 minutes to knock out Lazio

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But Moanes Dabour pulled a goal back a minute later with a deflected strike to stir the home side back to life. In the other ties, Sporting CP welcome Atletico Madrid . After a goalless first-half at the Red Bull Arena, a goal from Lazio's in-form striker Ciro Immobile looked to have sealed the deal for the Serie A side, putting them 5-2 up on aggregate. Read More »

Jaguars fans hilariously react to the 2018 NFL draft hat

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Payne is a solid player, but may be getting too much credit due to playing at Alabama . CBS Sports still has the Titans taking a guard with the No. 25 overall pick in their latest mock draft despite the free-agent moves. But their second round pick could be even more important. After Carson Palmer retired, however, there was no more glaring problem than the quarterback situation. Read More »

Bruins begin playoff campaign against the Maple Leafs

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The Bruins' second goal with the man advantage came after the Leafs wasted two power-play chances of their own earlier in the period. Bruins forward Brad Marchand scored on Leafs goalie Frederik Andersen at 5:28 of the first period. He skated on the right wing with David Krejci and Jake DeBrusk. The Bruins and Leafs last met in the playoffs back in 2013, a series that saw Toronto become the first team in National Hockey League history to blow a three-goal lead in the third period of ... Read More »

Nine, Ten admit defeat over cricket rights

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Australian cricket is set for its biggest media shake-up in 40 years, with Foxtel to join with the Seven Network to broadcast the home summer of the sport. The network said cricket will continue to be part of its schedule with current deals in place covering the next ashes series from England in 2019, the ODI World Cup in the United Kingdom in the same year and the T20 World Cups to be held in Australia in 2020. Read More »

Planet X, Nibiru and doomsday prophecy is back

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He said: 'During this time frame, on April 23, 2018 the moon appears under the feet of the Constellation Virgo. Evangelical YouTube videos and websites claim a Bible passage in the book of Revelation and an astrological constellation on November 23 previous year has signaled the start of Rapture. Read More »

A'ja Wilson is first pick in WNBA Draft

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Leading the Gamecocks to the NCAA Elite Eight for the third time in her four seasons, Wilson closed her college career as the most decorated women's basketball player in SC history and etched her name in the SEC history books as well. Coming back: While Wilson has made her final appearance as a member of the SC women's basketball program, she will be back soon enough after the draft, returning to Columbia for a farewell tour that will include stops at ColaKicks and Wild Wing Cafe on Saturday. Read More »

Biathlon: Austrian police raid International Biathlon Union headquarters - IBU

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Paris - The International Biathlon Union (IBU) said on Thursday that its president was stepping down after raids in Austria and Norway over allegations that officials took bribes to cover up Russian doping. President Anders Besseberg told Reuters he planned to step down pending the outcome of the investigation, which he said was focused on "doping issues". Read More »

How High Can Genworth Financial Inc (GNW) Stock Go' Analysts Hold $3.5

The firm had revenue of $1.69 billion for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $2.16 billion. The stock increased 1.56% or $0.46 during the last trading session, reaching $30.02. Ontario - Canada-based Mackenzie Fincl Corporation has invested 0% in Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc. Beaconlight Ltd Liability invested in 155,351 shares or 3.06% of the stock. Read More »

Salman Khan celebrates Saqib Saleem's birthday with 'Race 3' team

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Apart from wishing Saqib on the post, folks were delighted to spot Salman in the frame as comments such as "Sikander is back" and "I love you Salman" flooded the thread. After a roaring success of Salman Khan's last release "Tiger Zinda Hai" in December past year, fans are waiting with baited breathe to see the superstar in action once again in " Race 3 ". Read More »

Lynx Star Whalen Will Do Double Duty as U of M Coach

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Minnesota announced Whalen's return to coach her alma mater on Thursday. "I have so many special memories at the University of Minnesota ". I've learned from so many great players, coaches and mentors, and now I have a chance to share that knowledge and help shape the new generation of Gopher stars. Read More »

Vontaze Burfict's 4-game suspension upheld by NFL

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The Bengals told Fox19 Now they will have no further comment going forward. Along with the four-game ban, Burfict will not be paid during his absence. In a letter informing Burfict of that decision, the league referred to his history of hits on defenseless players. The suspension handed down on Thursday is Burfict's first for using impermissible substances. Read More »