• French Court to Anti-Burkini Mayors: No, You Can't …
French Court to Anti-Burkini Mayors: No, You Can't …

The ban was overturned by France's highest administrative court because they ruled it " seriously and clearly illegally breached fundamental freedoms" according to the BBC . Its origin is traced to cater to the strict modesty dress codes that are typically adhered to by Muslim women. Burkinis are rarely seen in France, where you're more lik...

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  • Tom Brady Will Reportedly Play In Friday's Preseason Game
Tom Brady Will Reportedly Play In Friday's Preseason Game

Brady will serve a four-game suspension to begin the regular season as the team turns to Garoppolo as its starter. Tom Brady wants to get some snaps in the preseason and for various reasons he wasn't able to take any during the first two weeks.

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  • Allardyce open to Terry talks
Allardyce open to Terry talks

Allardyce did not rule out a return for the former England captain. "He may be. I think it depends on what John said". "Rashford is not playing now so it makes it harder for me to select him, as exciting as he was previous year and how he burst on the scene", Allardyce said.

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  • Coleman: Why did Aaron Ramsey play in Arsenal opener?
Coleman: Why did Aaron Ramsey play in Arsenal opener?

Wales squad to face Moldova on September 5: Hennessey, Ward, O Fon Williams; Gunter, Chester, A Williams, Collins, Davies, Richards, Taylor, Dummett; Allen, Ledley, Huws, King, Edwards, G Williams, Cotterill; Bale, Robson-Kanu, Vokes, Church, Lawrence.

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  • American Claressa Shields fights in Rio boxing final
American Claressa Shields fights in Rio boxing final

Snyder is the second straight American wrestler to win Olympic gold in his weight class. Shields jogged back to her corner after the second round with a two-point lead at the midway point of the contest. "I don't know", she said, smiling. The now 21-year-old boxer split with Jason Crutchfield, her longtime coach and a father figure since she bega...

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  • Atapuma in red after Calmejane soloes to victory in stage 4
Atapuma in red after Calmejane soloes to victory in stage 4

Tour de France victor Chris Froome looked to have been dropped on the final climb - just 1.8km long but at brutal gradients, averaging 13.8 per cent and maxing out at nearly 30 per cent - but the Sky man gradually worked his way back, finishing fourth alongside Movistar's Valverde and Orica-BikeExchange's Esteban Chaves, five seconds behind Fernand...

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  • Frank Ocean Drops New 'Boys Don't Cry' Zine
Frank Ocean Drops New 'Boys Don't Cry' Zine

All of "Endless" was mastered by GOOD Music's Mike Dean . Leading up to the new album, Ocean live streamed a visual album known as " Endless " on his website Thursday night and on Saturday, hours before dropping "Blond", he put out a new song titled "Thinking Bout You".

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  • NFL player asks Olympic gymnast Aly Raisman on a date
NFL player asks Olympic gymnast Aly Raisman on a date

After coming back for her second Olympics, the gymnast helped lift the USA team to gold and earned silver medals in the all-around and on floor. Maybe Shawn has been greasing the wheel for Colton for some time. The Rio Games brought Raisman a gold with her team and two silvers in individual events, bringing her total to six. Yeah, I would go on...

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  • The Fish Bites Podcast Episode 4: Giancarlo Stanton injury, A-Rod rumors
The Fish Bites Podcast Episode 4: Giancarlo Stanton injury, A-Rod rumors

The San Francisco relievers gave up 5 of the 8 runs Baltimore scored including the three-run shot from Schoop and a solo home run off the bat of Mark Trumbo in the 8th inning to get the rally started. He reached third with no outs but was stranded after Sale picked up two straight strikeouts and Saladino made a stellar catch in shallow center field...

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  • Liverpool: Klopp admits to mixed emotions
Liverpool: Klopp admits to mixed emotions

Three second-half goals in the space of 14 minutes saw Klopp's side record a big win in the capital after a Philippe Coutinho free-kick had made it 1-1 just seconds before half-time. "Over all, it's disappointing because in the first half you think you should come out with at least a one goal (lead) for us and 10 minutes later you are 3-1 down and ...

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  • Italian men oust U.S., seek first gold
Italian men oust U.S., seek first gold

Italy beat the U.S.in four sets in prelims and then in five sets in the semifinals on Thursday and now will play for the gold against host Brazil Sunday afternoon. "Of course, there will be disappointment and setback the next couple hours". When you're up that late, 22-19, you've just got to make one play. "Our goal was gold, and we can't have it n...

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  • Arsenal boss Wenger: Buying strikers hard. Look at Real Madrid
Arsenal boss Wenger: Buying strikers hard. Look at Real Madrid

New Arsenal striker Takuma Asano has reportedly been denied a work permit, according to Arsene Wenger . Speaking to French TV station SFR Sport and reported by the Evening Standard and the Get French Football Twitter page, Wenger has finally, two weeks into the season, admitted that Mustafi is an Arsenal target.

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  • Jimmy Vesey: Jimmy Vesey: 'NY was the right fit'
Jimmy Vesey: Jimmy Vesey: 'NY was the right fit'

Vesey , however, informed the Predators in March that he would be exercising his right to test free agency after graduating, which is allowed under the NHL's collective bargaining agreement. Depth is something that has hurt NY in recent years, so it might help to spread out the scoring temporarily while Jimmy Vesey further develops at the National ...

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  • Lukaku set to stay at Everton
Lukaku set to stay at Everton

It was a no-brainer to come to Everton because I knew about the players here and the quality that runs throughout the club with the training ground and supporters. I told the club to take their time. He is one of the best wingers in the league. But it appears that he has had a change of heart, with Everton's price tag, reported to be in the reg...

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  • Prez congratulates Sakshi Malik for winning bronze in women's wrestling at Rio
Prez congratulates Sakshi Malik for winning bronze in women's wrestling at Rio

In his message, the Governor said that the whole country was proud of Sakshi for this achievement. The day for India commenced with the elimination of shuttler Kidambi Srikanth, who went down fighting against defending champion Lin Dan to dash India's medal hopes in men's singles.

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  • Emotional Ennis-Hill considers her heptathlon future after Rio 2016 silver
Emotional Ennis-Hill considers her heptathlon future after Rio 2016 silver

Ennis-Hill moved up to second from third, her total of 3,027 putting her 80 behind Thiam, despite only managing a best throw in the shot of 13.86m, down on her best this year of 14.29m. "Credit to her had a baby 2 years ago World Champ last year Olympic Silver now". An extraordinary high jump competition saw the three pre-event contenders shine...

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  • Cleveland Browns vs. Green Bay Packers 8/12/16 NFL Preseason Picks
Cleveland Browns vs. Green Bay Packers 8/12/16 NFL Preseason Picks

Joe Callahan has earned the No. 3 spot on the depth chart ahead of Marquise Williams , although both are likely to get plenty of reps on Friday night. He caught just 50 passes for 483 yards and one touchdown. Starting quarterback Robert Griffin III completed four of his eight throws for 67 yards, but threw an interception.

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  • Upset for Leicester, Tottenham draws as EPL season starts
Upset for Leicester, Tottenham draws as EPL season starts

But looking to thwart him will be defender Wes Morgan who had been in blistering form last season and was pivotal to Leicester's success in maintaining a stubborn high work-rate back line. Having sprung one of soccer's biggest surprises by winning the league last season , Leicester was on the receiving end of an upset after Robert Snodgras...

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  • India closing in on victory against W.Indies
India closing in on victory against W.Indies

The left-handed opener looked to pull one in the third over, and edged to the keeper Shane Dowrich. However, it's a no ball but the umpire does not find it necessary to refer it to the third umpire. West Indies 212/8 after 96 overs: Kumar as he scalps his fourth. It was a good length ball that straightened to take a nick off Rahul's bat before rea...

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  • Kohei Uchimura Won Gold in Men's Gymnastics Individual All
Kohei Uchimura Won Gold in Men's Gymnastics Individual All

Taurasi scored 22 of her Olympic-best 25 points in the first half to help the US beat Serbia 110-84 on Wednesday and advance to the quarterfinals. The U.S. It was a dramatic end as Uchimura, 27, had been trailing the Ukrainian. Separated by fractions of a point all night, the drama reached its climax on the high bar, the final rotation for both...

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  • Great Britain clock world record in women's team pursuit qualifying
Great Britain clock world record in women's team pursuit qualifying

Trott said: "Winning a third gold medal was something I wanted to achieve and to do it alongside these three girls is just incredible". Wiggins, Ed Clancy , Owain Doull and Steven Burke threatened the British world record set at London 2012 as the new track proved faster than some had been suggested in the build-up.

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  • 'Super-coach' era arrives in cash-laden Premier League
'Super-coach' era arrives in cash-laden Premier League

He is a big player and he needs to feel there are other teams and managers who want him. The squad has been added to intelligently, and although concerns remain about the south coast outfit's defensive sturdiness, Bournemouth should have enough goals in them to stay out of the bottom three.

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  • Messi has desire to play for Argentina - Bauza
Messi has desire to play for Argentina - Bauza

FC Barcelona's Lionel Messi smiles during a training session at the Sports Center FC Barcelona Joan Gamper in Sant Joan Despi, Spain , Tuesday, Aug. "There is no doubt in my mind that he wants to return to play for the national team", Bauza told reporters in Argentina . Rumours circulated that Manchester City's Sergio Aguero could also follow...

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  • Pogba banned for United's 1st game of Premier League season
Pogba banned for United's 1st game of Premier League season

This is the test that Leicester have got - can they keep up that standard that they have set themselves? "In my career, people say this player is an ego and he is that, but look at how many assists I have". "I don't speak about him". So this is going to be a test for him. "We have to say we want to win the title, with all the respect for the ...

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  • Canada's MacLennan captures back-to-back golds
Canada's MacLennan captures back-to-back golds

To put the success in context: no Brit has qualified for the final much less won a medal. MacLennan, from King City, Ont., finished seventh in her Olympic debut in 2008. "We're from a sport that no one really knows about and we get lost in some of the bigger sports so it's good that two of us made the finals and to get a medal".

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