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August 19, 2017 6:41 PM Man Utd stay top with Swansea rout, Stoke see off Arsenal, Liverpool win

Manchester United maintained their 100 percent start to the new season with a 4-0 win at Swansea to remain top of the Premier League. Eric Bailly opened the scoring and his United account on the stroke of half-time, nudging the ball over the line after Lukasz Fabianski had diverted it onto the underside of the crossbar from Paul Pogba's powerful header 3

August 17, 2017 4:23 PM As Rain Keeps Falling, Sierra Leone Scrambles To Find Mudslide Survivors

Search and rescue team members and soldiers work near a mudslide site and a damaged building near Freetown, Sierra Leone, on Aug. 15. Sierra Leone, a country that has been battered by Ebola, civil war and massive floods suffered yet another tragedy this week. Government and international aid workers are racing the clock to find survivors after a mudslide 1

August 10, 2017 9:51 PM Kori Carter Hurdles Her Way to Gold in Air Jordan 3 Track Spikes

No stranger to exclusive Air Jordans, American hurdler Kori Carter just blew away the field in her most impressive pair to date. A 400m Hurdle specialist, Carter won IAAF World Championship gold in a custom pair of "True Blue" Air Jordan 3 racing spikes. The spikes were made to mimic the basketball sneakers from 1988, including the elephant print detailing 4

August 9, 2017 5:46 PM Isaac Makwala books place in 200m semi-final with solo run of 20.20sec after being barred from heats due to norovirus outbreak

6.30pm - Makwala pulls out of the 200m heats after feeling sick on Sunday. He is reported to have food poisoning. Public Health England say 30 athletes staying at the Tower Hotel - by London’s Tower Bridge - have been affected by sickness, believed to have the norovirus. 3pm - The Botswanan is withdrawn from the 400m final, after vomiting, on the instruction 1

August 8, 2017 12:17 AM Near miss no consolation for distraught Laura Muir

LONDON -- Eventually, it all became too much for Laura Muir. As she headed toward waiting reporters in the bowels of London Stadium she stopped and turned her back. The great British hope needed to compose herself and wipe her eyes, and was comforted by a team official. Roared on by a partisan crowd through a dramatic World Championships 1,500-meter 2

August 6, 2017 3:53 PM Granit Xhaka, Sead Kolasinac lead to Arsenal to Community Shield victory

Arsenal triumphed in a new-look "ABBA" penalty shootout to win the Community Shield and get their 2017-18 campaign off to a tremendous start. Although this fixture is essential a friendly, victory over last season's Premier League champions will be good for morale at the Emirates Stadium. The Gunners initially fell behind to a Victor Moses goal after 2

August 2, 2017 5:03 PM Farah Isn't At His Best, His Rivals Are Hungry, And It Won't Matter

Learn about the top storylines for the men's 10K and 5K at the IAAF World Championships -- which starts Friday in London -- in the event preview. "The Kenyans and Ethiopians will work together to sap the kick out of Farah!" To be fair, they have a point. Mo Farah has defied all odds consistently to win his nine consecutive global titles on the track 2

July 31, 2017 4:55 PM Rudisha ruled out of World Champs with injury

NAIROBI, Kenya, Jul 31- Kenya has been dealt another major blow just four days to the IAAF World Championships after defending 800m champion David Rudisha was ruled out of the showpiece that gets underway from August 4-13 in London with a quad muscle injury. This comes just days after Athletics Kenya (AK) confirmed that 400m hurdles defending champion 6

July 26, 2017 1:47 PM Kylian Mbappe to Real Madrid? Florentino Perez's 'Galactico' transfer history..

Florentino Perez has been re-elected as Real Madrid president - and history suggests a Galactico signing is likely to follow. Since first becoming president 2000, Perez has produced a Galactico signing in every one of his four election years. And with a fresh mandate in hand, like clockwork, talk of a world-record move for Monaco sensation Kylian Mbappe 10

July 20, 2017 4:09 PM Top Five Monaco Diamond League Moments Through The Years

For years the Monaco Diamond League meet has provided show-stopping accomplishments on the track. Here are some of the best all-time performances that have taken place at Louis II Stadium. At the 2015 Monaco Diamond League meeting, Genzebe Dibaba smashed a world record that was believed to be untouchable. The Ethiopian world champion ran a jaw-dropping 2