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McIlroy 'excited' to play for Ireland at Tokyo 2020 Olympics

He opted to miss the last Olympics because of the threat of the Zika virus, but Rory McIlroy intends to go for gold at Tokyo 2020 playing for Ireland....

McIlroy 'excited' to play for Ireland at Tokyo 2020 Olympics

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| McIlroy wants to golf for Ireland in 2020 Tokyo Olympics Northern Ireland's Rory McIlroy said on Tuesday he wants to play for Ireland at the 2020 Tokyo Olympics, thrilled at the chance to fulfill a boyhood dream....
21:51, 05/14/2019

Rory McIlroy declares intention to play for Ireland at 2020 Olympic Games • Northern Irishman could have opted to represent Team GB• ‘As a young boy it was always my dream to play for Ireland’Rory McIlroy is expected to compete for Ireland at next year’s Olympics after reve...
21:51, 05/14/2019

This is what the Tokyo 2020 Olympics medals will look like The Tokyo 2020 Olympics medals were revealed exactly one year before the event's opening ceremony. And they feature an unlikely quirk: The medals will be made using old cellphones and other electronic...
18:00, 07/25/2019

We are just 365 rising suns from the 2020 Tokyo Olympics There aren't the huge controversies of the past three Olympic cycles, but there are plenty of questions to be answered with the Games a year away. Our writers are here for you....
18:34, 07/24/2019

More than 100 people protest in Tokyo against 2020 Olympics As Tokyo celebrated one year to go until the 2020 Olympics on Wednesday, at least 100 people gathered in the Japanese capital to protest the hosting of the Games....
15:34, 07/24/2019

Tokyo Govenor defends cost of hosting 2020 Olympics "Tokyo Governor Yuriko Koike has defended the cost of hosting the 2020 Olympic Games, saying the Paralympics in particular would build a legacy by creating better accessibility for Japan\u0027s rapidl...
03:17, 07/19/2019

From tickets to time zones, what you need to know about the 2020 Summer Olympics in Tokyo Ahead of the 2020 Summer Olympics, here is key information, from how to acquire tickets to important dates and other frequently asked questions.       ...
17:51, 07/24/2019

Tokyo 2020 Olympics: Dates, tickets, mascot, logo and more Team GB will head to Tokyo in just under a year with the unenviable task of following the record-breaking athletes who competed at the Rio Olympics three years ago....
14:17, 07/24/2019

Tokyo unleashes robots ahead of 2020 Summer Olympics Organizers of the 2020 Tokyo Olympics unveiled a series of robots on Monday, bringing a high-tech edge to the Games they are billing as the most innovative ever....
13:17, 07/22/2019

Olympics legend Rutherford joins Eurosport's Tokyo 2020 line-up "Eurosport, Official Olympic Broadcaster in the UK, today announced Greg Rutherford MBE will join its comprehensive live multi-screen coverage of the Olympic Games in Tokyo 2020."...
19:34, 06/27/2019

1 year to go: Tokyo pins recovery hopes on 2020 Summer Olympics The Tokyo Olympic Games are a year away, and Japan is beginning a countdown to what it hopes will be a major boost to a nation looking to shake off decades-long economic doldrums and fallout from the ...
18:34, 07/24/2019

Olympics: Tokyo 2020 medal designer basks in sudden fame Designer Junichi Kawanishi was still coming to terms with his sudden fame on Thursday, a day after his design for the medals to be awarded at the Tokyo 2020 Olympics was unveiled to the world....
10:17, 07/25/2019

Tokyo 2020 Olympics: Five new sports set to feature at next summer's Games In August 2016, the International Olympic Committee approved five new sports for Tokyo, bringing the total number to 33. Here's what you can expect to see next summer......
12:17, 07/24/2019

Olympics: Mixed weather and waves at Tokyo 2020 surfing test event Surfing's unpredictability is part of its charm and Tokyo 2020 organizers got a taste this week of what might face them next year when the sport makes its Olympics debut....
13:00, 07/18/2019

Pita Taufatofua, shirtless Tongan at past two Olympics, is aiming for 2020 Tokyo Games Pita Taufatofua, the Tongan athlete who went viral for shirtless appearances at past two Olympics, is turning his attention to 2020 - in sprint kayak.        ...
20:34, 04/29/2019

Team GB to send biggest ever team to overseas Olympics at Tokyo 2020 • Chef de mission hoping for 380 athletes in Tokyo• Paralympic team to decrease slightly on RioGreat Britain is on course to send its biggest team to an overseas Olympics, with the aim of staying in t...
23:51, 07/18/2019

Here are 15 Americans who could become stars at Tokyo Olympics With the Tokyo Games a year away, who is poised to follow the likes of Katie Ledecky and Simone Biles in breaking through at the Olympics?       ...
17:51, 07/24/2019

| Tokyo Olympics to warn on weed In what you might call a joint statement, Tokyo 2020 organisers noted the need to warn countries with cannabis laws that weed isn't allowed in Japan....
17:17, 06/11/2019

Lowry will always be a national hero in Ireland - McIlroy Rory McIlroy congratulated Shane Lowry and told him that his life would never be the same again after he was catapulted to national hero status in Ireland after winning the British Open on Sunday....
02:51, 07/25/2019

Toyota teases its plans for Olympics in Tokyo Toyota's plan to showcase new mobility technologies at next year's Summer Olympics is still under construction. But more ideas might be in the works....
07:00, 07/22/2019

| McIlroy looks to end drought on Open's return to Northern Ireland The Open Championship returns to Northern Ireland for the first time in 68 years this week, giving Rory McIlroy the opportunity on home soil to end his five-year major drought....
08:34, 07/16/2019

McIlroy chooses Ireland over Britain for Olympic golf Rory McIlroy is "most likely" to play next year's Olympic golf in Tokyo and would represent Ireland rather than Britain, the Northern Irishman said on Tuesday....
01:00, 05/15/2019

McIlroy: Open's return to Northern Ireland 'bigger than me' Despite competing on home soil in Northern Ireland, Rory McIlroy said there's no added pressure to win this week's Open Championship at Royal Portrush....
23:00, 07/17/2019

IOC wants to remove boxing body AIBA from Tokyo Olympics The IOC will vote next month on whether to remove AIBA from organizing the boxing competition at the 2020 Tokyo Olympics        ...
19:34, 05/22/2019

Tokyo Olympics cut spending; sports federations unhappy TOKYO (AP) — The Tokyo Olympics are caught between the proverbial rock and hard place. Tokyo organizers are trying to cut spending, under pressure from the International Olympic Committee, which has b...
13:00, 05/08/2019

Tokyo governor says Olympics worth the cost, Paralympics key Tokyo Governor Yuriko Koike on Thursday defended the cost of hosting the 2020 Olympic Games, saying the Paralympics in particular would build a legacy by creating better accessibility for Japan's rapi...
13:00, 07/18/2019

Tokyo unveils its recycled e-waste Olympics medals The organizing committee for the 2020 Olympic and Paralympic Games in Tokyo have unveiled the designs for the medals. The baubles that'll hang from the necks of the winningest athletes in each ga...
15:00, 07/24/2019

Curry in Japan to talk Tokyo Olympics, Rui Hachimura Stephen Curry is already looking ahead to the next challenge in his basketball career, including the chance to represent the United States at next year's Tokyo Olympics     &...
18:17, 06/23/2019

Russia eyes Tokyo Olympics after doping troubles With a year to go until the Olympics in Tokyo, Russia believes it can emerge from the shadow of doping scandals and surge up the medals table       ...
17:51, 07/24/2019

Got a Tokyo Olympics ticket? Unrivaled demand causes turmoil Overwhelmed by unprecedented demand, Tokyo Olympic organizers said Thursday they hope to run another ticket lottery next month for residents of Japan who got nothing the first time....
16:00, 07/05/2019

Olympics: Year before Games, Tokyo better prepared than any city before - IOC A year before hosting the 2020 Olympics, Tokyo is better prepared than any other city in the past to host the Games, Olympic chief Thomas Bach said on Wednesday....
13:34, 07/24/2019

Aiba stripped of right to run boxing tournament at Tokyo Olympics • IOC announcement folows six-month Deloitte review• New organisation to be in place by JuneAmateur boxing’s governing body, Aiba, has been stripped of its right to host the Tokyo 2020 Olympic boxing ...
19:51, 05/22/2019

Olympics: Tongan Taufatofua looks to be dual threat in Tokyo Tongan Pita Taufatofua, who set social media ablaze when he went shirtless during the opening and closing ceremonies in the past two Olympics, on Wednesday said he is aiming to qualify for the 2020 Su...
12:34, 05/02/2019

McIlroy sees Open as sign of Northern Ireland's progress For Rory McIlroy, Royal Portrush will always be the place where, at the age of 16, he broke the course record in stunning fashion, grabbing the attention of the golfing world....
20:17, 07/17/2019

Olympics: Tokyo preparations on track one year out from Games - official Tokyo is fully on track to deliver the "compact" 2020 Olympics it promised when it was awarded the rights to the event six years ago, the International Olympic Committee’s Coordination Commission chie...
13:51, 07/23/2019

Olympics: Tokyo organizers launch supplementary lottery for tickets Tokyo Olympics organizers launched a second ticket lottery on Thursday after unexpectedly high local demand forced them to reevaluate their Japanese sales strategy earlier this year....
09:17, 08/08/2019

Tokyo Olympics Construction Worker Dies From Suspected Heatstroke A worker at a Tokyo Olympics construction site died on Thursday after being found unconscious while working outside, organisers said on Friday, with media saying heatstroke was suspected as the......
09:51, 08/09/2019

The Olympics Are Coming To Tokyo, And So Is The Movement To Kill The Games Forever TOKYO, JAPAN — In the lobby of the Marunouchi Nijubashi Building, which is undergoing final preparations to host the 2020 Olympics, a robot is on patrol. A combination of information kiosk and surveil...
08:34, 08/14/2019

Step up: Tokyo Olympics podiums made of discarded plastic Tokyo Olympic organizers say the podiums for next year's games will be made of recycled household plastics       ...
12:17, 06/11/2019

Opinion: Anti-doping rebellion rises a year from Tokyo Olympics Australian and British swimmers refuse to share podium with Sun Yang, who faces possible lifetime ban after smashing vial of his blood during test.       ...
22:00, 07/23/2019

Olympics construction worker dies as Tokyo swelters, heatstroke suspected A worker at a Tokyo Olympics construction site died on Thursday after being found unconscious while working outside, organisers said on Friday, with media saying heatstroke was suspected as the Japane...
06:51, 08/09/2019

Rights group asks for worker-safety probe at Tokyo Olympics A former Olympian who heads a human-rights watchdog is asking the IOC and Tokyo Olympic organizers to investigate worker safety at venues under construction        ...
10:17, 06/07/2019

| Tiger trims events to stay fresh but eyes Tokyo Olympics Tiger Woods plans to practice smarter and play less to keep his body fresh, but the 43-year-old golf star might change that strategy to reach the 2020 Tokyo Olympics....
19:00, 05/14/2019

Olympics: Alternative organization for Tokyo boxing 'not rocket science' - Bach Olympic chief Thomas Bach believes an alternative organization could run the boxing competition at next year's Tokyo Olympics if recognition is withdrawn from the sport's amateur governing body AIBA....
14:17, 05/04/2019

Tokyo Olympics torch relay includes quake, tsunami-hit areas TOKYO (AP) — The organizing committee of the 2020 Olympics said Saturday the torch relay next year will pass through major Japanese landmarks, including World Heritage sites and areas devastated by re...
06:51, 06/01/2019

1 Year: Tokyo Olympics unveil gold, silver, bronze medals Tokyo Olympic organizers celebrated reaching the 1-year mark by unveiling the gold, silver, and bronze medals for the games       ...
17:51, 07/24/2019

Paul Azinger talks Brooks Koepka, Rory McIlroy and an Open in Ireland NBC Sports and Golf Channel analyst Paul Azinger talks with The Post’s Zach Braziller about the Open Championship at Royal Portrush in Northern Ireland, which begins Thursday. Q: After finishing secon...
09:00, 07/12/2019

Shaun White says he's going to world skateboarding championships, gauging Tokyo Olympics Three-time Olympics snowboarding gold medalist Shaun White announced he will take part in the world skateboarding championships and eye Tokyo Olympics.       ...
17:51, 07/23/2019

Tokyo Olympics Planners Are Feeling the Heat as Summer Death Toll Soars A Japanese heat wave that has killed dozens and hospitalized thousands of people is underscoring Tokyo’s need to prepare for what could be one of the hottest Olympic Games....
14:51, 08/09/2019

Tokyo Olympics unveil gold, silver, bronze medals 1 year ahead of games TOKYO — Gold, silver, and bronze Olympic medals were to get their first public viewing on Wednesday as Tokyo organizers marked exactly a year until the games open. Fans, sponsors and politicians were ...
07:51, 07/24/2019

'It's surreal': Rory McIlroy sees Open at Portrush as sign of Northern Ireland's progress – video Rory McIlroy has said he does not see himself as 'that centre of attention' despite rocketing expectations that the Northern Irishman could secure a home win at the Open this week.The four-time major ...
22:51, 07/17/2019

Darren Clarke, Rory McIlroy and Graeme McDowell: Bringing the Claret Jug back to Northern Ireland and Portrush On Thursday morning, at exactly 6.35am, the moment almost all of Ireland has been dreaming of for 68 years will become a reality when the Open Championship gets underway at Royal Portrush....
10:51, 07/17/2019

Stepdad: Zion's excited to play for Pelicans Zion Williamson's stepfather says the Duke star is excited about New Orleans, shooting down speculation that the 18-year-old could spurn the draft and return to school....
03:17, 05/17/2019

Tokyo Olympics offer 'second-chance' lottery for Japan fans Tokyo Olympic organizers are putting "a few hundred-thousand" tickets into a lottery next month for Japan residents who were shut out when results of the first lottery were announced in June  &#...
14:34, 07/05/2019

Tucson native with Dodgers excited to play in Arizona vs. D-Backs PHOENIX – The Arizona Diamondbacks are gearing up for a 3-game series against Major League Baseball’s top team (The Dodgers) beginning Monday evening.  It’ll also be a state homecomi...
09:17, 06/24/2019

Woods and McIlroy win in Match Play, set up meeting "Tiger Woods came from behind to set up a Saturday showdown with Rory McIlroy after they both won matches in the WGC-Dell Technologies Match Play in Texas on Friday."...
16:00, 05/01/2019

Stepfather: Duke star Zion Williamson excited to play for Pelicans Zion Williamson's stepfather told the ESPN affiliate in Baton Rouge, La., the Duke star would be excited to play for the New Orleans Pelicans if they take him with the first pick in June's NBA draft....
20:17, 05/16/2019

Rory McIlroy tied for lead despite saying he didn’t play his ‘best’ CHARLOTTE, N.C. — Rory McIlroy insisted he didn’t play that well. That could be a bad omen for the rest of the Wells Fargo Championship field the rest of the week considering the 5-under McIlroy poste...
04:17, 05/03/2019

McIlroy, Koepka, Woods frustrated with slow play Rory McIlroy, Brooks Koepka and Tiger Woods, who are three of the top five players in the current world rankings, have just about had it with slow play on the PGA Tour....
17:17, 08/08/2019

Tiger Woods: 'Would I like to play in the Olympics? Yes' – video Tiger Woods has said that featuring for the USA in the 2020 Olympics remains firmly on his radar. The Masters champion was speaking to media at Bethpage Black Course ahead of the US PGA Championship, ...
21:51, 05/14/2019

Former US goalie Tim Howard excited for US women ahead of World Cup: 'It's everyone's dream' to play for home country There is no doubt former U.S. men’s national team goalkeeper Tim Howard will be cheering on the U.S. women’s team while they defend their World Cup title in France beginning Tuesday....
19:34, 06/11/2019

Brooks Koepka and Rory McIlroy are tired of slow play going unpunished The golf stars vented their frustration about slow play on Wednesday. "It's just gotten out of hand," Koepka, the world's top-ranked golfer said.       ...
21:17, 08/08/2019

Inside look: The medals for the 2020 Olympics The 2020 Summer Olympics are just a year away and the event's organizers unveiled the gold, silver and bronze medals that will be awarded in Tokyo.       ...
17:51, 07/24/2019

How you could be a part of the 2020 Summer Olympics The torchbearer applications for the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Torch Relay have opened. Find out how you could be running an Olympic flame through Japan next year....
02:34, 06/18/2019

Donald Trump Attacks Joe Biden More Than Other 2020 Rivals. Is He Afraid or Excited? One thing is clear: Donald Trump is tweeting a lot about Joe Biden. Among advisers to the former Democratic vice president, there’s a divide on whether that’s a sign that Trump is especial...
01:34, 05/07/2019

10 things to know about new sports and events at 2020 Olympics While baseball and softball return after a 12-year hiatus, the 2020 Olympics will be the debut for karate, skateboarding, surfing and sport climbing.       ...
17:51, 07/24/2019

Shirtless Tongan is aiming for his 3rd Olympics in 2020 Pita Taufatofua, the Tongan man who gained immediate fame when he went shirtless during the Parade of Nations in the past two Olympics, is aiming to qualify for the 2020 Summer Games in Tokyo....
21:34, 04/29/2019

Lamar Odom reveals he used prosthetic penis to pass drug test so he could play at the Olympics An upcoming memoir by two time NBA champion Lamar Odom shed light on some of his past transgressions during his basketball career, with one excerpt saying he cheated a drug test to play for the United...
21:00, 05/18/2019

2020 Olympics: USA forecast to top medals table with GB and Australia fifth Prediction is based on if Tokyo Games started todayGracenote Sports has accurately predicted past OlympicsIf the Tokyo Olympics opened today, the United States would top the overall medal count and th...
20:00, 07/23/2019

Twitter teams up with NBC for live 2020 Olympics coverage NBC is slightly loosening its firm grasp on its Olympic Games broadcast rights. It's teaming up with Twitter to bring limited live coverage and highlights, along with a daily 20-minute Olympics s...
21:17, 07/25/2019

Who will win gold medals at Tokyo 2020? With a year to go to the Olympics, we consider who are the contenders for gold medals at Tokyo 2020 The post Who will win gold medals at Tokyo 2020? appeared first on Boxing News....
16:17, 08/03/2019

Is the 2020 Olympics an opportunity for Japan to tackle seafood sustainability? From tuna to sea urchin, Japanese cuisine is all about seafood. But with fish stocks critically endangered, tourists sampling local delicacies may be harming marine life more than they realize....
18:34, 08/19/2019

Simone Biles Just Made Gymnastics History and the 2020 Olympics Can't Come Soon Enough Nailed it! Not that there was every any doubt, but Simone Biles really is the GOAT. The 22-year-old Olympian went where no gymnast has ever gone before on Friday evening, making history......
01:00, 08/11/2019

Ni Xialian, 55, qualifies for 2020 Olympics in table tennis – video Luxembourg's Ni Xialian won a bronze medal at the age of 55 on Wednesday in the table tennis competition at the European Games in Minsk, to earn her a place in the 2020 Olympic Games in Tokyo.The vete...
17:51, 06/27/2019

Ryan Lochte’s changed life: Not ‘getting hammered’ with eye on 2020 Olympics Ryan Lochte wants to turn the 2020 Olympics into a comeback story. The embattled swimmer has returned from two suspensions and is ready for a fresh start after seeking treatment in October amid strugg...
22:51, 08/01/2019

Athlete activism is growing and diversifying, just in time for the 2020 Olympics After two U.S. athletes protested at the Pan American Games, Olympic demonstrations seem inevitable. But what form will they take, and what impact can they have?...
15:00, 08/13/2019

What's next: Pan Am Games' athletes ponder Tokyo 2020 From facing elite competition to hanging out at the athletes' village, the 2019 Pan American Games was a vital experience for those hoping to shine in sport's biggest stage, the Olympics....
04:34, 08/14/2019

Triathlon changes add to Tokyo 2020's heat headache The International Triathlon Union's decision to reduce the distance of the run segment in Thursday's women's Olympics qualifying event because of heat concerns is the latest setback for Tokyo 2020 org...
09:00, 08/15/2019

IOC ‘very satisfied’ with Tokyo 2020 preparations, say organisers • More than 7.5 million people in Japan register for tickets• Concerns remain about heat, cost overruns and accommodationDespite concerns about extreme heat, ballooning costs and accommodation shortag...
11:51, 07/24/2019

Fujitsu wants to bring AI judging to Tokyo 2020 With the Tokyo 2020 Olympics just months away, one of its most popular disciplines could be set for a major technological upgrade thanks to Fujitsu.The Japanese technology giant has revealed a partner...
10:17, 05/15/2019

Nikon's D6 flagship sports DSLR could arrive in time for the 2020 Olympics Nikon may be axing some of its DSLRs but, if the rumor mills are to be believed, not all of them. One of the new models we can look forward to is a potential replacement for the three-year old Nikon D...
07:17, 07/04/2019

Toyota's 2020 Olympics robots will include a javelin-carrying cart Robots are going to play a large role at the 2020 Tokyo Olympics, and Toyota is determined to be at the forefront -- if in some occasionally strange ways. The automotive giant has unveiled its robot l...
20:00, 07/23/2019

Olympics: Local ticket demand exceeds 2020 organizers expectations Tokyo 2020 organizers said on Friday they had underestimated Japanese demand for tickets after 3.22 million briefs were sold during the first domestic sales phase last month....
11:17, 07/05/2019

International labor organization criticizes 2020 Olympics working conditions Construction workers are living in a 'culture of fear' and work for long hours in perilous conditions building Tokyo 2020 Olympic venues, according to a report from a leading international labor organ...
13:51, 05/17/2019

Whitlock limbers up for Tokyo 2020 with Paris also in mind "With one year to go until the Tokyo Olympics, and the pressure mounting, Britain\u0027s double gymnastics gold medallist Max Whitlock is already thinking ahead."...
04:51, 07/25/2019

Tokyo 2020 podiums to be made of recycled plastic Medalists at next year's Summer Olympics will stand on podiums made from recycled plastic waste collected from local households or the ocean, Tokyo 2020 organizers said on Tuesday....
11:17, 06/11/2019

IOC lifts ban on Kuwait ahead of Tokyo 2020 Games Kuwaiti athletes will compete at next year's Tokyo 2020 Olympics under their country's flag after the International Olympic Committee (IOC) on Friday lifted its suspension of the nations after almost ...
19:17, 07/05/2019

GB qualify for women’s football tournament at Tokyo 2020 "Great Britain has qualified for a place in the women’s football tournament at next year’s Olympics in Tokyo after France were sunk by the USA on Friday."...
16:34, 06/29/2019

Tokyo 2020 refugee team to be bigger than in Rio: IOC's Bach The Tokyo 2020 Olympics refugee team will be bigger than the inaugural 10-member squad in Rio de Janeiro four years ago, the International Olympic Committee said on Thursday....
20:51, 06/20/2019

Olympics: Climbers hoping to boost Japan's medal count at 2020 Games Tomoa Narasaki and Akiyo Noguchi have boosted Japan's hopes of a medal when sport climbing makes its Olympic debut next year after winning gold and silver at the Climbing World Championships in Tokyo....
08:17, 08/22/2019

Appeal launched for Euro 2020 volunteers in bid to recreate spirit of London Olympics A rallying cry was issued today for thousands of volunteers to help recreate the spirit of the 2012 Olympic Games at next year's Euro 2020 football championship....
13:17, 06/11/2019

2020 Olympic Games: Tokyo's crisis-ridden preparations With just one year to go before the 2020 Summer Olympics, host city Tokyo would like you to believe that preparations are going according to plan. However, a number of crises are causing headaches for...
21:34, 07/22/2019

Tokyo 2020 Olympic Podiums To Be Made From Recycled Plastic Podiums at the Tokyo 2020 Olympics will be made from plastic waste donated by local residents or collected from the sea, organisers said Tuesday, as part of a sustainability push....
09:51, 06/11/2019

IOC approves exclusion of boxing body from Tokyo 2020 Games The International Olympic Committee on Wednesday officially took over the boxing qualification and competition for next year's Tokyo 2020 Olympics and suspended international boxing federation AIBA fo...
11:34, 06/26/2019

| IOC sees scope for more Tokyo 2020 games budget cuts Tokyo 2020 can make further reductions to its budget despite some sports associations voicing concerns that cost-cutting could harm the running of the Games....
15:34, 05/21/2019

IOC proposes Tokyo 2020 Games boxing plan without AIBA The International Olympic Committee (IOC) on Wednesday thrashed out the plan for the boxing qualification and competition for next year's Tokyo 2020 Olympics as it looks to run them without the suspen...
19:34, 06/19/2019

Tokyo 2020 torch relay route revealed, uniforms unveiled Tokyo 2020 organizers on Saturday unveiled the uniforms to be worn by 10,000 volunteer runners during the torch relay and presented further details about the route the relay will take....
09:51, 06/01/2019

Heat on agenda again at newly-built Tokyo 2020 hockey venue After a week of Tokyo 2020 test events dominated by talks of sweltering heat and stifling humidity, it was hockey’s turn to experience it at the newly-built Oi Hockey Stadium on Saturday....
15:34, 08/17/2019

Tokyo 2020 slalom canoe venue latest to open on schedule The Kasai Canoe Slalom Centre for the 2020 Tokyo Olympics was officially unveiled on a dreary and foggy morning in the Japanese capital on Saturday, the latest newly-built permanent venue to open on s...
08:34, 07/06/2019

Heat headache for 2020 planners as Tokyo swelters a year before Games Soaring temperatures in Japan have killed at least 57 people since late July, authorities said on Tuesday, highlighting the health threat to athletes and fans that Olympics organizers must tackle befo...
19:17, 08/06/2019

Rowing chief Rolland pleased as Tokyo 2020 venue opens Sea Forest Waterway, which will play host to rowing events at the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games, opened on Sunday with the sport's world governing body praising organizers for delivering a "world class" ve...
14:00, 06/16/2019

Tokyo 2020 unveils Olympic Games torch relay route The Tokyo Organizing Committee of the Olympic and Paralympic Games, dubbed Tokyo 2020, unveiled details Saturday of the official Olympic torch relay route....
20:17, 06/01/2019

Reconstruction and robots: can Tokyo 2020 live up to 1964’s Olympic legacy? The Japanese capital’s futuristic first Games in 1964 set a dazzlingly high bar it will struggle to reach next yearロボットと復興:東京2020大会は1964年の東京オリンピックを上回れるかThere is a simple riposte to anyone who doubts a...
14:17, 06/11/2019

Tokyo 2020 medals unveiled with one year until Olympic Games – video The medals for the Tokyo 2020 Olympics were unveiled today with exactly one year to go until next year's Games.The unveiling of the medals, designed by Junichi Kawanishi, was the main attraction of an...
14:34, 07/24/2019

Toyota unveils electric shuttles for 2020 Olympic Games in Tokyo Toyota's first dedicated vehicle for the 2020 Olympic and Paralympic Games in Tokyo isn't a flying car, but it shows promise. The automaker today unveiled the APM (Accessible People Mover), ...
22:34, 07/18/2019

Euro 2020: Republic of Ireland complete lacklustre victory over Gibraltar • An own goal and Brady’s late effort keep Republic top of group• Czech Republic now level with England at head of Group AJoseph Chipolina’s own goal and a late effort from Robbie Brady handed the Rep...
05:17, 06/11/2019

Tokyo 2020 Games domestic sponsorship tops $3 billion as companies pile in The Tokyo 2020 Olympics have generated record domestic sponsorship revenues of more than $3 billion, the International Olympic Committee said on Tuesday - three times more than any previous summer Gam...
01:00, 06/26/2019

Triathlon: Mislawchuk wins 'battle of nutrition' at Tokyo 2020 test event Canada's Tyler Mislawchuk prevailed in a 'battle of nutrition' in sticky, humid conditions on Friday to win Tokyo’s International Triathlon Union (ITU) Olympic qualifying race, which also doubled as a...
07:00, 08/16/2019

NOCs confident Tokyo 2020 can overcome heat, water quality issues Searing heat and water quality issues have dogged Tokyo 2020 organizers in recent weeks but delegates to a Chef de Mission seminar on Tuesday said they are confident their hosts will find solutions ah...
14:17, 08/20/2019

Euro 2020 roundup: Turkey shock France, Northern Ireland comeback win Artem Dzyuba scores four goals in record Russia winGermany, Belgium and Italy all cruise to victoryWorld champions France slumped to a shock 2-0 defeat in Turkey as their Euro 2020 qualifying campaign...
01:00, 06/09/2019

Discovery commits to delivering the biggest digital Olympic Games for Europe at Tokyo 2020 "With one year to go until the Olympic Games Tokyo 2020 begins, Discovery announced today that is will present the most comprehensive digital coverage of a Summer edition of the Olympic Games ever acr...
20:00, 07/24/2019

Olympic Channel documentary to shine spotlight on gymnastics hopefuls for 2020 Tokyo Games 'All Around' follows American Morgan Hurd and two other gymnasts as they prepare for the 2020 Olympic Games in Tokyo. Go behind the scenes.       ...
20:00, 07/09/2019

Tokyo 2020 can overcome heat, water quality issues - National Olympic Committees "Delegates to a Chef de Mission seminar on Tuesday said they are confident their hosts will find heat and water quality solutions ahead of next year\u0027s Summer Olympics."...
08:17, 08/21/2019

Germany crush Estonia 8-0, Northern Ireland earn late win: Euro 2020 qualifying round-up "Germany scored five times in 27 minutes in the first half to crush Estonia 8-0 on Tuesday and make it three wins in three Euro 2020 Group C qualifiers."...
14:17, 06/12/2019

Germany crush Estonia 8-0, Northern Ireland earn late win: Euro 2020 qualfying round-up "Germany scored five times in 27 minutes in the first half to crush Estonia 8-0 on Tuesday and make it three wins in three Euro 2020 Group C qualifiers."...
00:51, 06/12/2019

Ryan Lochte talks alcohol rehab, 'roller-coaster' life as he eyes 2020 Olympics Lochte, now a father of two, said he checked into a rehab center in Florida last year and the treatment lasted about six weeks.       ...
04:51, 08/01/2019

Ireland votes to ease divorce laws, back united Ireland Exit polls have indicated a large majority in favor of easing restrictions on divorce, more than 20 years after it was first permitted. There was also a majority for a united Ireland....
04:51, 05/26/2019

Britain not on collision course with Ireland over Brexit: Northern Ireland minister Britain's new Northern Ireland minister Julian Smith said his country's government was not on a collision course with the European Union, after Ireland's foreign minister criticized Prime Minister Bor...
18:17, 07/26/2019

'It's now or never': US athletes ready for final push a year out from 2020 Summer Olympics The 2020 Summer Olympics are a year out and now is the time for American hopefuls to make a final push to earn a spot on Team USA.       ...
17:51, 07/24/2019

Princess Diana musical will play Broadway in 2020 A new musical about the life of Princess Diana will open on Broadway next spring. Called simply “Diana,” the show follows Lady Diana Spencer to royal superstardom, family struggle and her eventual tra...
02:34, 08/13/2019

Australia to play in 2020 Copa America in Colombia-Argentina SAO PAULO (AP) — Australia will be one of the two guest nations at the 2020 Copa America, the head of South America’s soccer body says. CONMEBOL President Alejandro Dominguez told journalists on...
20:00, 06/13/2019

England to play Euro 2020 qualifier with Kosovo at St Mary's "Southampton\u0027s St Mary\u0027s Stadium has been confirmed as the venue for England\u0027s Euro 2020 qualifier against Kosovo in September, the Football Association said on Wednesday."...
16:17, 05/01/2019

Don't Get Too Excited About the S&P 500 Hitting 3,000 The S&P 500 hit 3,000 for the first time ever on July 10. And while it was a temporary boost of just a few hours, it was a big moment for watchers of this index. The moment was good news for inves...
21:34, 07/12/2019

How to Get Excited About Cooking For Yourself “Cooking for one” has an undeserved reputation as the saddest kind of cooking, but have you ever tried cooking for someone that hates tomatoes? No matter your relationship status, you have to eat, and...
21:17, 05/30/2019

AOC: Excited to work with Ted Cruz Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez said she is "extraordinarily excited" to work with an ideological opposite, Sen. Ted Cruz (R-Texas), confirming that friendly Twitter talk between the two was more than...
16:51, 06/16/2019

7 fall shows to get excited about In a year that has fewer new fall shows coming to broadcast television than any year in recent memory, being designated a "highly anticipated show" is a little like winning a ten-person marathon: you'...
20:00, 05/16/2019

MLB Weekend Watch: What we're excited to see -- and why Sure, we've got Yankees-Red Sox. But there's more. Will Josh Bell keep sizzling? What's wrong with the Cardinals? And who's the big dog of the small markets?...
15:51, 05/31/2019

People Are Very Excited About This Big Boy's Whistle The Titanic was immense in its day, but would be dwarfed by modern cruise ships. Union Pacific’s Big Boy locomotive was large when it was brand new in 1941–and still looks colossal next to modern trai...
21:00, 05/02/2019

I Get More Excited About Old Games On Switch Than New Ones I’ve spent much of the last week staring at the Switch eShop page for the Grandia HD Collection willing myself not to buy it. For me, it is probably the most alluring recent release on the system, a c...
18:17, 08/22/2019

Get Excited, Children! It Is Cigarettes! Children, we have wonderful news! It is cigarettes! Mmm mmm, cigarettes. The best treat there is! Go ahead and help yourselves, children—we won’t tell....
05:17, 08/06/2019

French Open order of play Day 1 - How can I watch, what time does Roger Federer play? "Here is the order of play for the main showcourts on the first day of the French Open (play begins at 1100 GMT). You can watch every ball live on Eurosport."...
21:00, 05/24/2019

Dean Cain to play FBI agent and Trump nemesis Peter Strzok in play Dean Cain will play Peter Strzok, the disgraced FBI agent and nemesis of President Trump, in a stage play based on anti-Trump text messages between Strzok and former FBI counsel Lisa Page....
10:17, 05/23/2019

Video games: More women play now than teen boys do, millennials and boomers play, too Enjoying video games isn't exclusively for pre-pubescent boys or millennials. The term "gamer" includes many of us across generations and genders.       ...
18:51, 07/05/2019

I was so excited to see the Disney remakes ... but now I'm over it I've long championed the revival of classic animated films from my childhood. With the new version of "The Lion King," however, I'm finally over it.        ...
20:34, 07/20/2019

No Man's Sky Players Are Really Excited About Sitting In Chairs The universe of No Man’s Sky is huge. Like genuinely huge. Billions upon billions upon billions of planets, galaxies, and solar systems. And the latest update to the game added a ton of new features t...
00:17, 08/18/2019

Remy Ma Is Officially Off Parole: "She Is So Excited" UPDATED: Remy Ma's parole is officially over. The Department of Corrections and Community Supervision has confirmed to E! News that the rapper's community supervision completion......
03:51, 08/03/2019

UA football excited about defensive returners TUCSON – Fall Camp practice #3 is in the books.  Here’s more from Monday night’s sportscast: Arizona Defensive End JB Brown....
00:17, 07/31/2019

Arizona football, other sports extend radio agreements for play-by-play TUCSON – Learfield IMG College and Arizona Athletics have extended their radio agreement with Cumulus Media for an additional five years. With this relationship, the Cumulus Radio family of stat...
01:51, 06/22/2019

Baseball play-by-play announcer snags foul ball from the booth What a play by the play-by-play guy! An announcer for the Atlantic League’s Somerset Patriots became part of the action Wednesday night when he bare-handed a screaming foul ball behind home plate duri...
17:00, 05/17/2019

Former champ Ostapenko faces Azarenka in round one, winner to play Osaka, Venus to play Svitolina "The draw for the women’s tournament at the French Open has been completed with the highlight of the opening round seeing former champion Jelena Ostapenko face Victoria Azarenka."...
23:00, 05/23/2019

Kevin Burkhardt was the answer to Mets’ play-by-play dilemma The answer to when the TV voice of the Mets, Gary Cohen, has days off in the future is so obvious it hurts. Bring back Kevin Burkhardt to call the games. Burkhardt, who received his big TV break from ...
19:51, 08/21/2019

'Tannhäuser' at the Bayreuth Festival Theater: A play within a play, inside and outside What is the nature of love? The central question posed in the story line of Richard Wagner's opera "Tannhäuser" is vividly related in the new production opening this year's Bayreuth opera festival....
09:34, 07/26/2019

Missed the E3 News? Here Are the Games and Consoles We’re Most Excited About Ah, the Electronics Entertainment Expo, or E3 for short — that time of the year when the video game industry gathers to tell us all about the incredible games and projects it’s working on....
23:17, 06/11/2019

I haven’t been this excited about a Bentley concept since 1999. I haven’t been this excited about a Bentley concept since 1999. The EXP 100 GT is a very attractive, and admittedly a bit weird, concept car. It doesn’t quite hold a candle to the smooth and flowing l...
12:34, 07/11/2019

Here’s why I’m genuinely excited about GitHub’s new package registry Fridays are frequently used by companies to bury bad news. By announcing dismal sales figures and privacy SNAFUs when everyone has left the newsroom (either in body or in mind), they can avoid the att...
12:17, 05/13/2019

9 Netflix shows to get excited about in the second half of 2019 It’s hard to believe we’re already pretty much at the halfway point of the year, with 2019 having thus far been a jam-packed pop culture year that has so much still to come. Netflix is cer...
14:34, 06/12/2019

Finally, a Climate Change Documentary That Will Get You Excited to Fix It Whether the audience is policy wonks, nature lovers, or environmental activists, documentaries on climate change still feel like a niche thing in 2019. Which is what makes Ice on Fire, the climate doc...
01:00, 06/13/2019

A virtual cave got me excited about the future of social VR Inside the Future Reality Lab at New York University, there is a cart with 50 headsets on it. It sits by a 10-by-10-foot square that's sometimes used as a motion-capture stage for the lab's ...
17:00, 05/06/2019

15 Unforgettable Met Gala Moments To Get You Excited for the First Monday in May Fashion lovers, rejoice! The 2019 Met Gala is right around the corner. In just a matter of days, New York City's Metropolitan Museum of Art will become home to what industry insiders......
20:17, 05/03/2019

Federer excited to try and solve Nadal puzzle Roger Federer has never solved the riddle of playing Rafael Nadal at the French Open but still believes he can find the answer when the pair clash for the 39th time in Friday's semi-final....
02:00, 06/05/2019

5G networks will be 10 times faster than 4G LTE, but we shouldn't get too excited yet 5G will be super fast and create possibilities for wireless VR experiences, driverless cars, and medical advances. But the millimeter waves that 5G uses has a short range, which means network provide...
21:17, 05/01/2019

Excited Gauff mature beyond her years but still a teenager inside Teenager Coco Gauff has captivated Wimbledon with her extraordinary talent and youthful exuberance but, as her beaten opponent said on Tuesday, she is "probably older in her head than the numbers show...
05:00, 07/06/2019

Keanu Reeves is in Cyberpunk 2077, and he's extremely excited about it Sorry George R.R. Martin, but an even hotter celebrity is getting into video games. At its E3 press conference today, Microsoft spent some time showing off perennial E3 favorite Cyberpunk 2077, and wh...
00:17, 06/10/2019

Syracuse QB Dungey excited about wildcat role with Giants Getting a chance to watch Taysom Hill do his thing as the New Orleans Saints' multi-faceted third-string quarterback was enough to convince coach Pat Shurmur the New York Giants needed someone wh...
22:34, 05/03/2019

LA Clipper fans excited about signing of Kwahi Leonard LOS ANGELES – The Los Angeles Clippers have signed NBA champ and former Toronto Raptors guard Kwahi Leonard in a blockbuster deal. ...
03:17, 07/08/2019

Investors are excited about Southeast Asia. Here's their advice for start-ups Silicon Valley has long been the epicenter of global start-up innovation, but investors are now looking further afield to emerging start-up hubs like Southeast Asia. They shared their advice for hopef...
09:17, 07/02/2019

It's Time To Get Unreasonably Excited About These Summer League Players It’s the middle of July, the worst part of the year for sports. There’s exhibition baseball, MLS, and, uh, the World Series of Poker. But never fear: The doldrums of cucumber season aren’t just a dry ...
02:17, 07/10/2019

Lonzo excited for 'fresh start' with Zion, Pelicans In the wake of being traded from the Lakers, Lonzo Ball told ESPN on Saturday that he's ready to "show people what I can do" as a member of the Pelicans....
08:51, 07/14/2019

Everything We're Excited for at This Year's Disney Mega Convention, the D23 Expo In the last few years, one thing has become abundantly clear in the world of entertainment. That world belongs to Disney and we’re just living in it. That becomes even more prevalent next weekend when...
01:34, 08/17/2019

UA softball excited to hit road for College World Series TUCSON –  Arizona’s opening-round matchup at the 2019 Women’s College World Series is set. Here’s more with the Cats from Monday’s sportscast: UA softball team celebrate...
13:34, 05/28/2019

Lenovo unveils the world’s first ‘foldable PC’ and I’m actually kinda excited Foldable phones have been all the rage this year, so we shouldn’t perhaps be surprised that someone would up the ante soon. Lenovo showed off its upcoming foldable PC at its Accelerate conference toda...
15:34, 05/14/2019

#3 UA softball excited to begin NCAA Regional in Tucson TUCSON -Sixth-seeded Arizona (42-12, 19-5 Pac-12) is set to host an NCAA Regional for the 24th time in program history and fifth time in the last six years. NCAA REGIONAL • MAY 17-19 • TUCSON, ARIZ. ...
15:00, 05/17/2019

Jurassic World Evolution Fans Are VERY Excited About Rocks Jurassic World Evolution is a good park building game, reminiscent of stuff like Zoo Tycoon or Jurassic Park Operation Genesis. But one area it has been completely lacking in is rocks. Where are all t...
05:51, 05/19/2019

Computex 2019 has made me excited for the future of laptops Laptops have been around for 40 years, and in that time – let’s be honest – not much has really changed. Sure, the hardware has got faster and more powerful, and the bodies thinne...
06:17, 05/31/2019

CDO grad with Tucson Sugar Skulls excited about playoffs TUCSON – The Tucson Sugar Skulls indoor football team will duke it out with Sioux Falls in the playoffs this weekend. A Tucson native and former Canyon Del Oro standout is excited to get the cha...
04:51, 06/22/2019

Candrea & Cats excited about World Series Birth TUCSON – Coach Mike Candrea & the Arizona softball team are gearing up for the 2019 College Softball World Series. Zona takes on Washington on Thursday.  Here’s more with the Cats as-seen-...
09:00, 05/27/2019

Let Michael Irvin Scare You Into Getting Excited About College Football Today is apparently the official start of the college football season. As someone who doesn’t have a vested interest in a team with any sort of non-lethal relevance, it’s very easy for this day to com...
19:17, 08/24/2019

Twitter's Avengers: Endgame Fans Are Too Excited to Spell Correctly We’re all thrilled about the Avengers this weekend. But, no matter our joy, we have to remember the fundamentals. Be nice to other people. Don’t spoil movies for people who don’t want them spoiled. Re...
23:51, 04/28/2019

Get Excited For Free Agency, A Delightful Graveyard Of Best-Laid Plans According to Kevin O’Connor of The Ringer, who got his number from someone else, there is around $474 million in available cap space to be flung about the NBA this summer, more than the last two seaso...
01:00, 06/27/2019

Watch the ‘Game of Thrones’ cast try to pretend they’re excited about season 8 Game of Thrones season 8 has been a mixed bag for many viewers, if all the reactions I’m seeing every week on Facebook, Twitter, and Reddit are anything to go by. That’s not to say that th...
03:51, 05/14/2019

NASA's excited about the God of Chaos asteroid heading toward Earth There’s an asteroid out there called 99942 Apophis that’s over 1,000 feet wide, and it’s scheduled to fly by Earth on April 13th, 2029.        ...
20:17, 04/30/2019

Am I Wrong To Be Excited That Only 7 People Qualified For September Democratic Debate? After learning so little during Wednesday’s debate, I let out a deep, deep exhale after learning that only seven of the 24 presidential candidates have qualified for the September debate in Houston. T...
05:17, 08/02/2019

Trudeau says family ‘extremely excited’ about Raptors historic playoff run Justin Trudeau says his son is a massive Raptors fan who has been staying up later than usual to watch the team play in the NBA Eastern Conference final....
19:17, 05/24/2019

The Odyssey 21 is the Electric Off Road Race Truck Formula E Wants You to Get Excited About Formula E boss Alejandro Agag is back with another all-electric racing series, this time running off-road events all over the world. It’s called Extreme E, and the plan is to run five races in five di...
23:17, 07/06/2019

Meghan Markle Attends Lion King Premiere and This Fan Could Not Look More Excited Could this fan be more excited to see Meghan Markle? The Duchess of Sussex attended the Lion King premiere in London with husband Prince Harry on Sunday, marking her first major red......
21:17, 07/14/2019

Steven Matz excited to team up with HS rival Marcus Stroman CHICAGO — While you couldn’t find a much odder couple than Steven Matz, tall, lefty and reserved, and Marcus Stroman, diminutive, righty and talkative, their shared history ensures that they’ll always...
15:51, 07/31/2019

I’m excited about this portable bidet because toilet paper is fucking disgusting Every time I travel overseas, from my home base in India, I’m distressed by the thought of having to use only toilet paper to clean up below the belt. It’s gross, uncomfortable, and a lot less effecti...
11:51, 07/12/2019

Zion Williamson lets Pelicans exhale thanks to ‘excited’ stepdad Put the conspiracy theories away. Zion Williamson’s stepfather, Lee Anderson, told the “Off The Bench” podcast that the presumptive No. 1 pick has no plans to return to Duke, despite...
17:34, 05/16/2019

Watch Selena Gomez get absurdly excited about ABC's Shark Tank Celebrities are not above having television obsessions, too, and Selena Gomez can definitely relate. She’s wholeheartedly on the fandom train for Shark Tank,  and just freaked out about getting a birt...
19:51, 07/31/2019

Elise Christie 'excited about life' following 'debilitating' anxiety and depression "British short track speed skater Elise Christie says she is now \"excited about life\" following her recovery from \"debilitating\" anxiety and depression as well as self-harm."...
14:10, 05/01/2019

Steve Bruce excited before Newcastle debut but not expecting honeymoon • New manager hopes to build respect from fans over time• ‘Andy Carroll’s maturity can help our younger players’Steve Bruce is experiencing a range of emotions ahead of fulfilling a long-standing drea...
01:51, 08/10/2019

'I want to punch myself' says dejected McIlroy Rory McIlroy said he felt like punching himself after suffering a nightmare round at the British Open on Thursday, shooting an eight over-par round of 79 at the Royal Portrush course....
23:17, 07/18/2019

McIlroy implodes with 79 at The Open Rory McIlroy shot an opening-round 79 at The Open Championship at Royal Portrush in Northern Ireland on Thursday, all but dashing dreams he'd win his first major title in five years in his home countr...
23:17, 07/18/2019

McIlroy knows this is not just another British Open Rory McIlroy doesn't think he's center of attention as British Open returns to his native Northern Ireland after 68-year wait       ...
16:17, 07/17/2019

"Excited" Kris Jenner Declares Herself Ariana Grande's New "Video Hoe" Before Filming "Thank U, Next" Kris Jenner's not like a regular mom, she's a cool mom! So cool, in fact, that--as most of us know by now--she was asked to make a cameo appearance in Ariana Grande's......
03:00, 05/09/2019

Brighton ‘excited to spoil the party’ for Manchester City, says Shane Duffy • Duffy rejects calls from fellow Evertonians to ‘let City through’• Defender urges team to build on narrow FA Cup semi-final lossShane Duffy will resist calls from his fellow Evertonians to “wave Man...
00:00, 05/11/2019

Lonzo Ball ‘excited’ by Lakers, Anthony Davis trade he was waiting for Lonzo Ball is embracing his new basketball reality. The point guard was dealt from the Lakers to the Pelicans in the long-awaited Anthony Davis blockbuster earlier this summer, and the 2017 second-ove...
03:34, 07/15/2019

Gwyneth Paltrow excited to find out Samuel L. Jackson was also in all those Marvel movies she did There’s something a touch refreshing about how little of a shit Gwyneth Paltrow gives about her career as a Marvel heroine; she recently expressed genuine shock, for instance, that she’d been in the f...
09:17, 08/10/2019

Locksley excited to lead Terps football past tumultuous 2018 When Mike Locksley was hired in December as Maryland's head football coach _ the first black head coach in program history _ he knew the timing was perfect       ...
17:00, 07/19/2019

Mike Pompeo Is Excited About How Much Money We Can Make From Catastrophic Climate Change Naysayers among us might look at the prospect of catastrophic climate change, and see nothing but doom and gloom: mass extinctions, flooded coastal cities, and other semi-apocalyptic outcomes for plan...
21:17, 05/07/2019

Antonio Conte excited for 'new chapter' after being appointed Inter head coach Former Chelsea manager replaces Luciano SpalettiInternazionale fourth in Serie A this seasonFormer Chelsea manager Antonio Conte has been appointed head coach at Internazionale, the Serie A side have ...
10:17, 05/31/2019

'Casting heaven': Danny Boyle excited over Alan McGee biopic Filmmaker Danny Boyle has spoken of his excitement at working on the upcoming Creation Stories film, which brings to the big screen all the hedonism of the most famous British record label of the 1990...
13:34, 07/08/2019

Hilary Duff is engaged to Matthew Koma and excited to show off her ring "He asked me to be his wife," Hilary Duff shared with Instagram followers Thursday. She and musician Matthew Koma welcomed a baby girl in October.        ...
18:34, 05/09/2019

Here's a fan-made Deadwood trailer meant to get all you hoopleheads excited for tonight's movie Somehow, more than a decade since it was cancelled by HBO, Deadwood is returning tonight with a movie that will finally cap off its prematurely ended story. Before setting out cans of peaches and jars...
20:17, 05/31/2019

Kim Kardashian Shares First Look at Her New Shapewear Line Kimono--and Chrissy Teigen Is Excited Kim Kardashian is trying to fix another one of your problems. The contour queen and prison reform advocate has just unveiled the latest addition to her ever-growing empire: Kimono......
19:51, 06/25/2019

McIlroy's shocking start all too predictable Another poor start by Rory McIlroy at a major championship on Thursday hardly shocked some former players who used the words "choke" and "inexcusable" to describe the Northern Irishman's performance i...
00:51, 07/19/2019

McIlroy three off lead in Tournament of Champions "Gary Woodland reeled off five successive birdies en route to a second straight 67 that gave him a three-shot lead at the halfway point of the PGA Tour\u0027s Sentry Tournament of Champions in Hawaii ...
16:00, 05/01/2019

McIlroy nearly leaves red-hot putter in Canada Rory McIlroy swapped his putter for a Toronto Raptors jersey after winning the Canadian Open and nearly forgot to get it back before heading off to the U.S. Open, said the Northern Irishman on Wednesd...
11:00, 06/13/2019

McIlroy sees no need for superstar caddie Rory McIlroy has little interest in following Jason Day's example and teaming up with a so-called superstar caddie, the Northern Irishman said in the wake of Day's decision to hire the sport's best kn...
18:34, 07/01/2019

Rory McIlroy waited for this day; now he'd like to forget it The Open was back in his home country for the first time in 68 years. There was so much anticipation -- for the event, for him, for Royal Portrush. But things got ugly quick....
21:17, 07/18/2019

Rafael Nadal ‘excited’ for long-overdue Wimbledon rematch with Roger Federer • No 3 seed defeats American Sam Querrey 7-5, 6-2, 6-2• Friday’s match will be first between pair at SW19 since 2008 finalEleven years since Rafael Nadal’s victory against Roger Federer at Wimbledon i...
03:17, 07/11/2019

Widow Carolina Is "Excited" to Start Dating Again After Dropping 23 Pounds on Revenge Body Moving on is hard to do. On Sunday's all-new Revenge Body With Khloe Kardashian, car crash survivor and widow Carolina sought out the transformation series after using food as a way......
17:17, 08/05/2019

Liverpool's Jürgen Klopp 'excited' for another Champions League final chance – video Jürgen Klopp said on Tuesday his side are feeling 'pure excitement' before Saturday's Champions League final. He said: 'Really looking forward to it, and really happy to have the chance again. That's ...
19:00, 05/28/2019

| 'Excited' teenager Anisimova stuns Halep to reach French Open semis American teenager Amanda Anisimova said she was "excited" and did not suffer from nerves after stunning defending champion Simona Halep at Roland Garros....
00:51, 06/07/2019

The Fight Against The Los Angeles Olympics Isn't Over Yet On a sweltering July morning in Los Angeles, the LA 2028 flags flew as “Mayor” Eric Garcetti stood on the steps of City Hall and cancelled The LA 2028 Olympic games. The games that he had insisted on ...
05:17, 08/09/2019

No one ever missed a cut quite like Rory McIlroy did at the British Open McIlroy was doomed to an early exit by a disastrous opening round. His second-round 65 before a loving gallery was “one of the most fun rounds of golf I’ve ever played.”...
04:00, 07/20/2019

McIlroy and Oosthuizen happy to be in U.S. Open hunt Thoroughbreds Rory McIlroy and Louis Oosthuizen and untested Chez Reavie know they will need near-perfect performances on Sunday to have a chance of winning the U.S. Open....
14:00, 06/16/2019

McIlroy trails leaders by two at Wells Fargo Rory McIlroy celebrated his 30th birthday with a three-under-par 68 in the third round of the Wells Fargo Championship on Saturday to move within two shots of the leaders at the weather-hit event in C...
04:51, 05/05/2019

| McIlroy confirms participation in Scottish Open Rory McIlroy has confirmed his participation in the Scottish Open with the four-time Major champion bringing further star power to the Renaissance Club....
16:34, 05/22/2019

The Latest: McIlroy needs rally and stumbles at start FARMINGDALE, N.Y. (AP) — The Latest on the PGA Championship (all times local): 9 a.m. Rory McIlroy was looking for a rally in the second round of the PGA Championship. This wasn’t what he had in...
15:34, 05/17/2019

McIlroy an after-thought as Koepka dominates PGA Championship As Brooks Koepka prepared to start the third round at the PGA Championship with a commanding seven-stroke lead, Rory McIlroy was long done with his day, reduced to being an after-thought at a tourname...
01:00, 05/19/2019

A liberated Rory McIlroy is a US Open threat PEBBLE BEACH, Calif. — If you saw what Rory McIlroy did in his runaway RBC Canadian Open victory Sunday and don’t think that was a loud-and-clear message entering this week’s U.S. Open, you’re not pay...
05:17, 06/13/2019

Rory McIlroy’s homecoming isn’t just about the British Open PORTRUSH, Northern Ireland — Rory McIlroy should be revered as one of the greatest ambassadors to golf in both Ireland and Northern Ireland. He is, after all, the greatest champion either has produced...
03:00, 07/18/2019

McIlroy misses halfway cut despite shooting 65 at Portrush Hometown favourite Rory McIlroy missed the halfway cut by one stroke at the British Open on Friday, despite matching the best score of the championship with a six-under-par 65 in the second round at R...
23:17, 07/19/2019

Rory McIlroy could have edge at Bethpage Black There aren’t a lot of golf courses that don’t set up well for Rory McIlroy. But ones like Bethpage Black, where the PGA Championship starts Thursday, are tailored for him. The four-time major champion...
16:34, 05/15/2019

Koepka one ahead of Thomas, McIlroy in Atlanta Brooks Koepka missed an eight-foot eagle putt at the final hole but did enough for a one-stroke halfway lead over Justin Thomas and Rory McIlroy at the Tour Championship in Atlanta on Thursday....
03:17, 08/24/2019

Gwen Stefani excited for 'The Voice' with her 'best friend' Blake Shelton following Adam Levine’s exit While Gwen Stefani is sad to see Adam Levine leave “The Voice,” she’s excited to fill his chair so that she can spend time with her “best friend” and boyfriend, Blake Shelton....
22:34, 06/05/2019

Jobs done at Pan Am Games, now looks ahead to Olympics Eve Jobs contributed to a United States bronze in team show jumping at the Pan Am Games and narrowly missed out on another in the individual event on Friday, putting the youngest daughter of Apple fou...
09:51, 08/10/2019

10 of the best pros to emerge from the 2016 Olympics The 2016 Olympic Games in Rio produced several quality boxers who turned professional in the months and years that followed. Here are 10 of the best The post 10 of the best pros to emerge from the 201...
02:51, 07/31/2019

Pat McCormack: ‘Hopefully I can push on now and get gold at the Olympics’ Wales' Lauren Price and Ireland's Kurt Walker join Pat McCormack as gold medallists at the European Games The post Pat McCormack: ‘Hopefully I can push on now and get gold at the Olympics’...
20:17, 06/30/2019

McIlroy's grand slam bid on life support at Masters "Rory McIlroy\u0027s quest to complete the career grand slam at this year\u0027s Masters was on life support after the misfiring Northern Irishman failed to make a move during his third round on Satur...
16:00, 05/01/2019

| Home favourite McIlroy misses Open cut at Portrush Local hero Rory McIlroy fell just short in a thrilling bid to make the cut at the Open Championship, despite firing a six-under-par second round of 65....
02:17, 07/20/2019

| US trio lead, McIlroy lurks at Wells Fargo Americans Jason Dufner, Joel Dahmen and Max Homa shared the lead after the third round of the Wells Fargo Championship with Rory McIlroy lurking two shots adrift....
13:51, 05/05/2019

Koepka outduels McIlroy, wins first WGC title by 3 strokes Brooks Koepka had three birdies in a four-hole stretch on the front nine and cruised to a three-stroke victory in the FedEx St. Jude Invitational for his first World Golf Championships title  &#...
00:51, 07/29/2019

Rory McIlroy avoids penalty in ruling reversal Golf just can’t seem to get out of the way of its own rulebook, no matter how many times they tweak it. Luckily for Rory McIlroy, he did not suffer the indignity of a two-shot penalty that he was init...
15:00, 08/10/2019

McIlroy shoots 62, leads Koepka by stroke in Memphis Rory McIlroy shot an 8-under 62 at the FedEx St. Jude Invitational to take a one-stroke lead over Brooks Koepka at the World Golf Championships event        ...
15:51, 07/28/2019

Rory McIlroy just became the ultimate British Open tease Rory McIlroy had it in his grasp. After shooting 2-under on the front nine to start Friday’s round, McIlroy made a charge with three straight birdies on Nos. 10, 11 and 12, putting him in positi...
23:00, 07/19/2019

Rory McIlroy thunders on to US Open after storming win in Canada • McIlroy heads to Pebble Beach as favourite• ‘My consistency this year has been great,’ says McIlroyIf Rory McIlroy’s golf really is all about his state of mind, it is little wonder the odds on the 3...
20:00, 06/10/2019

McIlroy wins Players Championship by one stroke in Florida "Northern Irishman Rory McIlroy emerged as the last man standing in a wild final round to win the Players Championship by one shot from American Jim Furyk in Ponte Vedra, Florida on Sunday."...
16:00, 05/01/2019

Rory McIlroy fires a nine-under 61 to win Canadian Open by seven shots • Northern Irishman heads to US Open in good heart• McDowell sinks 30-footer to make Royal PortrushRory McIlroy was narrowly denied only the 11th sub-60 round in US PGA Tour history but one of the mos...
02:17, 06/10/2019

McIlroy in hot pursuit in Hawaii as Woodland maintains lead "Gary Woodland followed up a spectacular eagle on 15 with a birdie at the last to restore his three-shot lead over Rory McIlroy at the PGA Tour\u0027s Sentry Tournament of Champions in Hawaii on Satur...
16:00, 05/01/2019

McIlroy's inspired rally falls 1 shot shy of cut line After dropping his final putt of the second round of the 148th Open Championship on Friday, Rory McIlroy took off his hat and waved it in the air, as the enormous gallery surrounding the 18th green at...
03:00, 07/20/2019

The Latest: McIlroy shoots 79 after wild opening round A quadruple-bogey 8 at the first hole might not have been the most embarrassing part of Rory McIlroy's wild opening round at the British Open        ...
17:00, 07/18/2019

McIlroy scores well and shares lead at Quail Hollow CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Rory McIlroy made the most of his game and turned it into a 5-under 66 that gave him a share of the lead with Joel Dahmen after the opening round Thursday at the Wells Fargo Cha...
02:00, 05/03/2019

Rory McIlroy, two Irelands and a complicated Open homecoming The complex relationship between Northern Ireland and Ireland has always been a part of Rory McIlroy's life. As The Open comes to his home, McIlroy has already won....
16:34, 07/16/2019

Rose builds confidence for PGA Championship as McIlroy fades Justin Rose had a confidence-boosting finish at Quail Hollow on Sunday in the leadup to the PGA Championship but his Ryder Cup team mate Rory McIlroy continued his worrying final round form....
15:34, 05/06/2019

Rory McIlroy’s improvement still can’t save his doomed PGA Championship The good scores were there for Rory McIlroy, they just weren’t coming in the same rounds. Which is to say, they haven’t nearly been good enough. The 30-year-old Northern Irishman shot his best score o...
02:51, 05/19/2019

Tiger Woods' win at Masters still has Rory McIlroy in awe PGA CHAMPIONSHIP NOTEBOOK: Tiger Woods' win at Masters still has Rory McIlroy in awe; Padraig Harrington to make Ryder Cup candidates 'jump through a few more hoops'    ...
00:51, 05/15/2019

McIlroy starts final PGA Tour in his 20s at Quail Hollow Rory McIlroy, on verge of turning 30 after 12 years as a pro, feeling and play like he's still one of the young players        ...
23:51, 05/02/2019

McIlroy falters as Koepka takes 'game to new level' It could have been the perfect riposte to his Portrush pummeling but Rory McIlroy just couldn't hold off bulldozing Brooks Koepka in the World Golf Championships event in Memphis....
07:17, 07/30/2019

McIlroy moves into share of lead at Canadian Open ANCASTER, Ontario (AP) — Rory McIlroy shot a bogey-free 6-under 64 on Saturday to move into a share of the lead after three rounds at the Canadian Open. Seeking his second victory of the season, McIlr...
02:34, 06/09/2019

The Latest: McIlroy finds thick rough again, saves par on 5 The Latest from the British Open: Rory McIlroy found the thick rough again at the British Open but managed to save par        ...
13:34, 07/18/2019

Emotional McIlroy proud of Open fightback, despite missing cut Rory McIlroy was clearly moved by the support he received from the gallery at Royal Portrush and was "unbelievably proud" after fighting back to come within a shot of making the halfway cut at the Bri...
05:17, 07/20/2019

Rory McIlroy is still leaving the British Open a winner PORTRUSH, Northern Ireland — There was still a buzz around Royal Portrush on Saturday about Rory McIlroy’s spirited run at making the cut Friday night. McIlroy — after his 79 on Thursday, shot 65 Frid...
07:34, 07/21/2019

'(Expletive) play!' Cardinals catcher Yadier Molina rips play that injured Jonathan Lucroy In a profanity-laced post, Cardinals star Yadier Molina let his feelings known regarding the play that injured Angels catcher Jonathan Lucroy.       ...
14:00, 07/08/2019

Why play if he needs cart? Past PGA champion John Daly 'feels obligated' to play John Daly, who won the 1991 PGA Championship, says that as a former title winner he "feels obligated" to play this event as long as he can.        ...
02:34, 05/17/2019

Heartbreaking: Dad Is Excited Out Of His Fucking Mind After Asking A Cab Driver In Aruba To Take Us Where The Locals Eat And Getting Dropped Off At What’s Basically An Olive Garden It’s not often that you’ll see Dad genuinely, full-blown excited about something, and that honestly might be for the best, because right now he’s stoked as all hell and it is a pathetic sight to behol...
21:00, 06/18/2019

Heavy hitters Koepka, McIlroy poised to pounce at St. Jude Four-times major champions Brooks Koepka and Rory McIlroy have not quite fired on all cylinders at the WGC-St. Jude Invitational, but still lurked within striking distance of halfway leader Matthew Fi...
04:51, 07/27/2019

Favorite son McIlroy vows to stay focused at British Open Rory McIlroy knows he will be the center of attention at next month's British Open, but is confident he can maintain his focus and perform at his best as the championship returns to Northern Ireland f...
06:00, 06/21/2019

Golf: McIlroy questions staggered scoring at Tour Championship Rory McIlroy is unconvinced by the new staggered start to be used at this week's season-ending Tour Championship in Atlanta and questioned on Wednesday whether it could affect the tournament's prestig...
08:17, 08/22/2019

McIlroy and Thomas in close pursuit of Koepka at Tour Championship Koepka (13 under par) leading field at halfway junctureMcIlroy and Justin Thomas sit one back after two roundsDepending on your outlook, it is either perfectly fair that this feels like a typical golf...
12:17, 08/24/2019

Golf: McIlroy hopes to attack Royal Portrush with driver Rory McIlroy has signaled an attacking policy for this week's British Open, saying he hopes to use his driver liberally at Royal Portrush after having enjoyed considerable success with the strategy la...
13:51, 07/15/2019

McIlroy rues unforced errors at 14th hole at U.S. Open If Rory McIlroy falls narrowly short of winning the U.S. Open on Sunday, he might well look back with regret at the mess he made of the 14th hole in the second round at Pebble Beach....
13:00, 06/15/2019

Rory McIlroy faces new level of pressure at British Open What’s old is very new this week as it relates to the 148th British Open. For the first time in 68 years, the Open Championship will be played outside of Great Britain — at Royal Portrush in Northern ...
06:51, 07/14/2019

'What else can go wrong?': Rory McIlroy after nightmare Open start – video Rory McIlroy says his nightmare start to the Open settled him down because he thought things couldn't get any worse.McIlroy dropped four shots on the first hole and three at the last as his Open bid s...
15:34, 07/19/2019

Rory McIlroy’s wild ride of survival to US Open contention PEBBLE BEACH, Calif. — Watching Rory McIlroy play golf can be an exhausting experience. One minute, all seems to be going well. The next minute, he’s hanging on by a thread, trying to survive. Such wa...
11:51, 06/15/2019

Golf: Koepka dominates one-sided bout with McIlroy in Memphis What loomed as a blockbuster bout between two four-times major champions ended up a technical knockout as Brooks Koepka floored Rory McIlroy on the way to a three-stroke victory at the WGC-St. Jude In...
14:17, 07/29/2019

Brooks Koepka sees off Rory McIlroy to win his first WGC title by three shots • Koepka finishes -16; Webb Simpson second on -13• Koepka is world No 1 and leads FedEx Cup rankingsA potential blockbuster bout between Brooks Koepka and Rory McIlroy turned instead into a technical ...
00:51, 07/29/2019

McIlroy wins Canadian Open with scorching final-round 61 ANCASTER, Ontario (AP) — Rory McIlroy ran away with the Canadian Open, closing with a 9-under 61 on Sunday for a seven-shot victory. Starting the day in a three-way tie for the lead, McIlroy ended any...
00:51, 06/10/2019

Holmes sets pace as McIlroy cards nightmare 79 at Open Rory McIlroy and Tiger Woods endured miserable first rounds at the British Open on Thursday with American J.B. Holmes ending in the lead after shooting a five under-par 66 at Royal Portrush....
23:17, 07/18/2019

How Johnny Miller helped Rory McIlroy get off to a quick start PEBBLE BEACH, Calif. — Rory McIlroy took Johnny Miller’s advice to heart. Miller, speaking to McIlroy at a Tuesday night dinner gathering of former U.S. Open champions, emphasized the importance of a ...
14:34, 06/14/2019

Rory McIlroy just misses record in dominant Canadian Open win ANCASTER, Ontario — Rory McIlroy ran away with the Canadian Open, closing with a 9-under 61 on Sunday for a seven-shot victory. Starting the day in a three-way tie for the lead, McIlroy ended any susp...
03:17, 06/10/2019

Rory McIlroy finishes with 61 for dominant RBC Canadian Open victory Rory McIlroy closed with a 22-under 258 for the week to set the record for lowest score in Canadian Open history.       ...
05:00, 06/10/2019

McIlroy shoots 66 to share first round lead at Wells Fargo Rory McIlroy hit a brilliant recovery shot on his way to a share of the first round lead with American journeyman Joel Dahmen at the Wells Fargo Championship in North Carolina on Thursday....
03:00, 05/03/2019

McIlroy joins Woods in missing halfway cut despite shooting 65 at Portrush "Hometown favourite Rory McIlroy missed the halfway cut by one stroke at the British Open on Friday, despite matching the best score of the championship with a six-under-par 65 in the second round at ...
23:34, 07/19/2019

Analyst Deb Antonelli raises over $80K for Special Olympics Basketball analyst Deb Antonelli raised over $80,000 for Special Olympics through a free throw fundraiser        ...
09:34, 05/21/2019

USA, Red Bull create pathway to 3-on-3 Olympics teams USA Basketball has partnered with Red Bull for a series of 3-on-3 events to help determine who could represent the U.S. at the 2020 Olympics.        ...
17:17, 05/02/2019

After Pan Am Games slam dunk, 3x3 basketball looks towards Olympics The front page of FIBA's website offers a little teaser about its latest project: "From the streets to the Olympics" says basketball's world governing body in a pitch for the 3x3 version of the game....
04:17, 07/30/2019

Beyoncé Songs Come to the Olympics. But Who Pays for the Rights? Songs with lyrics are permitted at the Winter Games in Pyeongchang for the first time. And because the Games are considered a “live event,” no special permission is required....
18:00, 05/20/2019

Rio champion Nurudinov DQ’d from London Olympics for doping LAUSANNE, Switzerland (AP) — A weightlifting gold medalist at the 2016 Rio de Janeiro Olympics has been disqualified from the 2012 London Games for doping. The Court of Arbitration for Sport says its ...
17:00, 05/27/2019

McIlroy shoots 67 as Bradley takes early Canadian Open lead Rory McIlroy shot a three-under-par 67 in his Canadian Open debut as Keegan Bradley took the early first-round lead in Hamilton, Ontario on Thursday....
00:00, 06/07/2019

The Open: Lowry flying high, McIlroy makes nightmare start "Ireland\u0027s Shane Lowry was happy to fly in under the radar as he grabbed the early clubhouse lead at the British Open on Thursday, leaving several home favourites in the shade."...
18:34, 07/18/2019

Reliving Rory McIlroy’s ‘out-of-body’ Royal Portrush 61 as Open looms Fourteen years ago, Aaron O’Callaghan and Stephen Crowe played with a 16-year-old McIlroy during an amazing roundAs Rory McIlroy tees off in the tournament he placed on a pedestal the moment Royal Por...
21:34, 07/16/2019

Rory McIlroy breaks fan’s phone in horrid British Open start Rory McIlroy went out of bounds on his first shot of the British Open, then left his ball unplayable in thick brush near the green and ended up with a quadruple-bogey 8. As painful as it was McIlroy, ...
18:00, 07/18/2019

McIlroy and Thomas in close pursuit of Brooks Koepka at Tour Championship Koepka (13 under par) leading field at halfway junctureMcIlroy and Justin Thomas sit one back after two roundsDepending on your outlook, it is either perfectly fair that this feels like a typical golf...
07:17, 08/24/2019

Dufner matches career-low round as McIlroy stumbles at Wells Fargo Jason Dufner emerged from hibernation to take the second-round lead at the Wells Fargo Championship on Friday, while Rory McIlroy stumbled in Charlotte, North Carolina....
02:17, 05/04/2019

Rory McIlroy takes comfort in familiarity of Portrush on Open return • Four-times major champion spent time practicing on course• McIlroy says he is ‘fully focused’ on Scottish OpenAny fears Rory McIlroy harboured regarding the scale of an Open Championship in his nati...
16:17, 07/10/2019

McIlroy sets sights on Pebble Beach after winning Canadian Open Rory McIlroy threatened to shoot 59 but fell just short as he made his Canadian Open debut a great one by clinching a seven-stroke victory in Ontario on Sunday and then said it was only mission half-a...
06:00, 06/10/2019

Lowry, Holmes share Open lead as McIlroy leaves with cheers Cheers for McIlroy's bold attempt to make British Open weekend as Shane Lowry, J.B. Holmes share lead at Royal Portrush        ...
01:00, 07/20/2019

Opinion: Rory McIlroy on a roll and serving notice to U.S. Open field After three consecutive missed cuts at the U.S. Open, Rory McIlroy changed his plan of attack this year for the national championship.        ...
04:34, 06/13/2019

McIlroy celebrates 30th birthday at happy Quail hunting ground Rory McIlroy is back in North Carolina at the site of his first PGA Tour victory, focused on winning the Wells Fargo Championship again, though with one eye turned towards the next two majors which ar...
03:51, 05/02/2019

Rory McIlroy shuts down Matt Kuchar with a hilarious jab about his caddie controversy During Tuesday's Wyndham Rewards ceremony, Rory McIlroy had his turn to poke fun at Matt Kuchar for being stingy.        ...
11:17, 08/07/2019

McIlroy's salvage operation falls just short at British Open Rory McIlroy fell just short in his quest to make the cut at the British Open at Royal Portrush but produced a 6-under 65 that will live long in the memory        ...
01:00, 07/20/2019

Tiger Woods eyes a career first: Playing in the Olympics Tiger Woods on Tuesday said he’d “like’’ to play in the 2020 Olympics in Tokyo if he qualifies. “I’ve never played in the Olympics, and I’m sure that I won’t have many more opportunities going forward...
16:34, 05/15/2019

Special Olympics Kentucky Kicks Off Summer Games FRANKFORT, Ky. (LEX 18)– The Kentucky Summer Special Olympics kicked off with a ceremonial lighting of the Flame of Hope at the Capitol on Friday morning. Kenny Helm, 19, is a Special Olympic at...
02:00, 06/01/2019

Why 2012 London Olympics drug cheats are still being caught Retrospective testing means athletes cannot breathe easily for a decadePractice of destroying positive samples leaves no recourseWhen two swimmers refused to acknowledge victories by Chinese swimmer S...
08:51, 08/07/2019

US in flux: Ellis leaves, GM coming soon and Olympics loom Fresh off of a repeat performance as World Cup champions, the U.S. women's national team finds itself in flux       ...
13:17, 07/31/2019

Rio champion Nurudinov DQ'd from London Olympics for doping A weightlifting gold medalist at the 2016 Rio de Janeiro Olympics has been disqualified from the 2012 London Games for doping with an anabolic steroid        ...
19:00, 05/27/2019

Olympics in Sweden music to ears of Spotify founder STOCKHOLM (AP) — A Winter Olympics in Sweden is music to the ears of the head of Spotify. Daniel Ek, the founder and chief executive of the popular digital music service, is among a slew of high-profi...
12:17, 06/17/2019

Milan-Cortina to host 2026 Winter Olympics The Italian city edged out Stockholm, Sweden to host the games in seven years time. Milan and Stockholm were the two cities left after four others pulled out due to worries over project size and costs...
19:17, 06/24/2019

The next 'Mario & Sonic Olympics' game has a retro 2D mode Over the past 12 years, Nintendo and Sega have faithfully published their mashup, Mario & Sonic at the Olympic Games, to correspond with the iconic sporting event. The 2020 Olympics in Tokyo will ...
06:17, 08/21/2019

IOC begins conference to decide on 2026 Olympics host The IOC has begun a day-long conference to decide whether the host of the 2026 Winter Olympics will be Milan-Cortina or Stockholm-Are       ...
12:00, 06/24/2019

America's Cup winners back in groove for Olympics tilt Winning the Tokyo Olympics test event in Enoshima may have appeared a cakewalk for Rio gold medalists Peter Burling and Blair Tuke, but the duo said it had taken them some time to get used to the 49er...
08:17, 08/22/2019

Kidd-Gilchrist Returns to Lexington to Help With Special Olympics Michael Kidd-Gilchrist helping out with the Special Olympics Sunday at the Joe Craft Center Lexington (LEX 18) — Former Kentucky national champion and current Charlotte Hornets guard, Michael Ki...
23:00, 06/30/2019

| Paris welcomes first delegations preparing for 2024 Olympics With five years to go before the Olympic and Paralympic Games, the first foreign delegations began a two-day Paris visit to check out venues and possible base camps....
19:34, 07/02/2019

IOC to choose Italy or Sweden for 2026 Winter Olympics The International Olympic Committee is scheduled to choose between two European bidders to host the 2026 Winter Olympics when members convene Monday in Lausanne, Switzerland....
20:00, 06/23/2019

Olympics: Bach says 'impressed' with Queensland 2032 bid plans International Olympic Committee president Thomas Bach has praised Southeast Queensland's early planning for a potential bid for the 2032 Summer Games after meeting with the mayor of Brisbane on Monday...
15:34, 05/06/2019

Why insider says 2026 Olympics wouldn’t have been good fit for Calgary Rob Livingstone with GamesBids.com said Calgary would have lost to Sweden or Italy because of the way the International Olympic Committee was weighing bids....
01:17, 06/25/2019

Harry Kane to face Ajax? Tottenham fans excited as dressing room photo hints at shock return A cryptic post on Ajax's social media account has got Tottenham fans worked up into a frenzy about the possibility of Harry Kane making a shock return from injury....
14:10, 05/01/2019

When Yu-Gi-Oh! Meets Tokyo Fashion Recently Tokyo high schooler Makocha was featured on the popular Tokyo Fashion Instagram account, wearing a hoodie, cutout pants, Dr. Martens, and Yu-Gi-Oh! cards....
17:17, 07/11/2019

Home hero Rory McIlroy shows his class even as Open dream slips away The Irishman could not make amends for his nightmare start but his magic and mistakes gripped Portrush until his final shotIt might have been the best losing 65 in Open history, a piece of Rory McIlro...
18:51, 07/20/2019

British Open: Rory McIlroy wears his heart on his sleeve after letdown at Portrush Rory McIlroy fought off tears when he stepped off the 18 th green despite shooting a 65, his second-lowest score in the game's oldest championship.        ...
17:17, 07/20/2019

Rory McIlroy quick out of the traps but Rickie Fowler sets hottest pace • Northern Irishman completes first round in three-under 68• Schauffele and Oosthuizen soon join Fowler in the 66 clubGood things come from 68s. On the previous three occasions in which Rory McIlroy s...
04:00, 06/14/2019

Watch: Rory McIlroy cards quadruple-bogey on first hole at British Open Rory McIlroy -- the betting favorite to win the 2019 British Open -- began the tournament with a quadruple-bogey on the first hole Thursday at Royal Portrush Golf Club in Northern Ireland....
15:17, 07/18/2019

Gary Woodland moves into lead at US Open as sturdy Rory McIlroy looms Woodland (9-under) takes lead ahead of Rose, OosthuizenRory McIlroy rallies for 5-under finish, three shots off leadTiger Woods ‘a little hot’ after poor finish to second roundShould Rory McIlroy summ...
05:17, 06/15/2019

British Open: Rory McIlroy opens with disaster after quadruple-bogey 8 on first hole Rory McIlroy pulled his first tee shot toward Royal Portrush's unfortunately-placed internal out-of-bounds. He finished 4-over-par after one hole.       ...
13:34, 07/18/2019

British Open 2019 picks: Rory McIlroy could end drought at Royal Portrush The 2019 British Open returns to Northern Ireland at scenic Royal Portrush. A stacked field will be contending for the final major of the year, with several players looking for their high note. Brooks...
20:00, 07/17/2019

Rory McIlroy’s brutal British Open start highlights jarring first round PORTRUSH, Northern Ireland — It was a tough day to be one of the stars of golf in Thursday’s first round of the British Open at Royal Portrush. A bizarre day of stunning high scores posted by some of ...
04:51, 07/19/2019

Dustin Johnson, Rory McIlroy thrown in middle of US Open ‘boycott’ controversy The US Open controversy is starting early this year. A frustrated — and anonymous — group of players vented their growing anger with the USGA and revealed to Golf Digest that it almost led to a boycot...
22:00, 05/28/2019

Rory McIlroy, Brooks Koepka dazzle in third round WGC-FedEx St. Jude Invitational Buckle up. We've got a Brooks Koepka-Rory McIlroy final pairing in the FedEx St. Jude. What we learned from an eventful moving day in Memphis.        ...
15:51, 07/28/2019

Woods, McIlroy and golf's elite are in Portrush for a major showdown with a $1.9 million prize All four days are sold out with fans in one of golf's true heartlands relishing the chance to see the world's best take on a challenging course....
15:00, 07/17/2019

Rory McIlroy in a familiar place atop Wells Fargo Championship leaderboard Rory McIlroy is looking to become the first three-time winner at Quail Hollow as he co-leads the Wells Fargo Championship after Round 1.        ...
05:17, 05/03/2019

Doping: Uzbeki weightlifter Nurudinov disqualified from London Olympics Uzbekistan's Ruslan Nurudinov has been disqualified from the London Olympics weightlifting competition after being found guilty of doping, the Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) said on Monday....
19:00, 05/27/2019

Ex-Rio governor Sergio Cabral: Paid $2M for votes to win 2016 Olympics The former governor of Rio de Janeiro has told a Brazilian court he paid $2 million in bribes to buy votes at the International Olympic Committee to win the 2016 Summer Olympic Games....
01:17, 07/06/2019

Olympics: Two athletes positive for steroids in London 2012 retests - IOC Two athletes who competed in the London 2012 Olympics tested positive for anabolic steroids following retests of their seven-year-old samples, the International Olympic Committee said on Friday....
13:34, 05/10/2019

Cooking for gold: How the German team prepares for the Culinary Olympics DW went into the kitchen to learn how the German team aims to win next February at one of the world’s most prestigious cooking competitions. There’s much more to German cuisine than meets the eye....
00:34, 06/28/2019

Former Rio governor admits to paying $2m in bribes for 2016 Olympics – video A jailed former governor of Rio de Janeiro state told a judge on Thursday that he paid about $2m for the votes of International Olympic Committee members to award the Brazilian city the 2016 Summer Ga...
17:34, 07/05/2019

Breakdancers say getting into the Paris 2024 Olympics is ‘huge’ Getting hip to breakdancing’s appeal with young audiences, organizers of the 2024 Paris Olympics want the dance sport that spread from New York in the 1970s to become a medal event at the games....
03:34, 06/14/2019

Olympics: Shonan the birthplace of Japan's modern surf culture Surfing makes its Olympic debut next year at Chiba’s Ichinomiya beach but for many Japanese it is the Shonan coast, 50 kilometers south of Tokyo, that is regarded as the birthplace of the country’s mo...
04:00, 07/23/2019

Japan's gentleman equestrian at heart of Olympics corruption probe Surrounded by reporters in March, Tsunekazu Takeda, teary-eyed and blinking as cameras flashed around him, explained his decision to step down as Japan's Olympics chief....
10:00, 06/20/2019

Olympics: Boyle calls for reassessment of dope-tainted golds Australian Sports Hall of Fame sprinter Raelene Boyle called on Saturday for a reassessment of Olympic medals won by East German athletes in the decades when the country was operating a systematic sta...
14:17, 05/04/2019

Former Rio de Janeiro governor says he paid $2M bribe to host 2016 Olympics Sergio Cabral told a judge the money went to Lamine Diack, the former president of the International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) and was used to buy as many as nine votes....
06:34, 07/05/2019

Reeve, Hughes, Rizzotti named assistant coaches for Olympics NEW YORK (AP) — The U.S. women’s national basketball team is keeping its coaching staff intact for the Olympics. World Cup assistants Dan Hughes, Cheryl Reeve and Jen Rizzotti will return for th...
19:51, 06/20/2019

Court: Caster Semenya, other female runners must keep low testosterone for Olympics The Court of Arbitration for Sport ruled Wednesday against South African female runner Caster Semenya in a historic legal case that requires she reduce her testosterone level to compete at the Tokyo O...
18:34, 05/01/2019

New Seoul Formula E track layout revealed using Olympics venue The new ABB FIA Formula E track in Seoul will be run over a 19-turn course around the city's Jamsil Sports Complex, the venue of the 1988 Olympic Games...
14:51, 07/02/2019

Paris may offer flying taxis to 2024 Olympics guests You can be sure that transportation will be a nightmare for many people attending the 2024 Paris Olympics, but technology could make it slightly more bearable. Airbus, Aeroports de Paris and the Pari...
02:17, 06/24/2019

Olympics: As Games suitors dwindle, sport still good business, says LA While another reduced bid process was completed on Monday with Milan-Cortina d’Ampezzo winning the 2026 Winter Olympics, the Los Angeles Sport Council (LASC) released a report that said sport, includi...
05:17, 06/25/2019

Olympics - Sponsorship rule change will not apply to everyone: Canadian official Changes in Germany to the Olympic rule that restricted sponsorship opportunities for athletes during a Games are not a "one-size-fits-all" decision for all countries, Canadian Olympic Committee Presid...
18:17, 06/26/2019

Watch: IOC choosing between Italy, Sweden for 2026 Winter Olympics The International Olympic Committee will vote Monday on the host city for the 2026 Winter Olympic Games, a competition between Stockholm-Are in Sweden and Milan-Cortina d'Ampezzo in Italy....
13:17, 06/24/2019

Long and winding road finally takes Holzner to the Olympics For almost every athlete the road to Olympics is a long and winding path negotiated over years if not decades, a physically and emotionally exhausting journey to a sporting Shangri La....
14:51, 08/01/2019

The Tokyo neighbourhood where people come to disappear For hundreds of years people have come to Sanya in search of labouring jobs, shelter and a sense of belonging – but the area is changing fast, and its residents are struggling to adaptAt first sight, ...
20:00, 06/14/2019

Rediscovering Tokyo's historic waterways Hundreds of years ago, Tokyo -- then known as Edo -- flourished around canals, rivers and the sea. Today, the city is rediscovering its watery roots....
18:17, 08/22/2019

This Tokyo Town Can't Give Away Houses A Tokyo town is giving away houses to draw residents, a sign of the challenges popular cities face: too few houses in some areas, too many in others....
15:35, 08/13/2019

Visiting Tokyo's Imperial Palace With Emperor Akihito of Japan abdicating, the Imperial Palace in Tokyo will open to the public this week -- a rarity. Here's a guide to visiting Japan's royal residence....
03:00, 04/30/2019

Life In An Iconic Tokyo Building This is Nakagin Capsule Tower. Built in 1972, it was designed by architect Kisho Kurokawa and a prime example of the Japanese architectural movement known as Metabolism, in which the concept was to de...
15:34, 06/27/2019

Has Tokyo reached ‘peak city’? You could argue that the world’s biggest city has hit a sweet spot: a flatlining population, pervasive transit and little gentrification. But is ‘peak city’ even possible – and where does Tokyo go fro...
08:17, 06/14/2019

Germany's 'Little Tokyo' celebrates Japan Day Sushi, origami and anime — these may sound like scenes from an average day spent in Tokyo. But once a year, fans of Japanese pop culture get to live out their wildest dreams in the Rhineland....
16:34, 05/27/2019

Ireland not going to be bullied on Brexit - PM Ireland is not going to be bullied in talks over Britain's withdrawal from the European Union, Irish Prime Minister Leo Varadkar said in an interview published on Wednesday....
13:51, 07/31/2019

Ireland’s big five adventure challenge Beyond the blarney of the Kerry tourist trail, the Reeks District is pitching itself as the country’s adventure playground, with five outdoor activities on offerHalfway through cycling the Ring of the...
12:17, 06/18/2019

Rory McIlroy score today: Live updates from The Open – first round at Royal Portrush Open favourite Rory McIlroy suffered a nightmare start in his bid to win the Claret Jug at Royal Portrush after recording a quadruple-bogey eight on the first hole....
13:34, 07/18/2019

Open Championship 2019, second round tee times: Friday schedule as Rory McIlroy looks for a miracle After a nightmare start to his Open, home favourite Rory McIlroy will need something miraculous on day two if he is to play any significant part in the weekend....
01:34, 07/19/2019

Rory McIlroy’s talk of resilience cannot disguise horrible Open choke | Andy Bull At 10 past 10 the Northern Irishman was 8-1 favourite for the Open, 10 minutes later he was a 33-1 outsider scrambling to make the cutLife comes at you fast on the links, where fortunes change as quic...
23:51, 07/18/2019

Golf: Matt Wallace and Rory McIlroy search for winning form with The Open looming • Wallace bids to overtake Jon Rahm in European order of merit• Bernd Wiesberger leads Scottish Open as McIlroy aims for top 10Matt Wallace appears to have taken the loss of top spot in the European T...
02:00, 07/14/2019

JB Holmes hits the front at the Open amid agony for home hero Rory McIlroy • Holmes leads from Lowry with a string of big names well placed• Rory McIlroy reeling from nightmare round of 79“I don’t feel like I’m the centre of attention,” insisted Rory McIlroy before a ball wa...
23:51, 07/18/2019

Rory McIlroy is tied for the Canadian Open lead and eyes a victory in his tournament debut Rory McIlroy shot 6-under 64 in Saturday's third round to move into a tie for the lead at 13 under alongside Webb Simpson and Matt Kuchar.       ...
03:01, 06/09/2019

Olympics: IOC praises 2026 candidates, hightlights higher support for Milan bid The International Olympic Committee on Friday heaped praise on two remaining candidate cities for the 2026 Winter Olympics, with Italy's Milan/Cortina bid recording stronger local support than Sweden'...
14:17, 05/24/2019

Jailed former Rio de Janeiro governor says he bought votes for 2016 Summer Olympics A jailed former governor of Rio de Janeiro state told a judge he paid for the votes of IOC members to award the Brazilian city the 2016 Summer Games.       ...
04:34, 07/05/2019

Olympics: Skateboarders stoked to send sport to greater heights at Games In exactly a year from Friday, skateboarding will make its Olympic bow at the Tokyo 2020 Games with top skaters hoping the global exposure will help take the sport to the next level of popularity....
08:51, 07/26/2019

Ancient War Goblin Henry Kissinger Defends Olympics In Los Angeles Times Every global-scale sporting event exists in a strange standoff with itself. On one side is the inevitable bloat and graft and soul-deep cynicism that animates every such event—the neighborhoods flatte...
22:00, 06/27/2019

Olympics construction worker among dead as heat wave batters Japan Searing conditions are causing many deaths across the country a year out from the Games, raising concerns about the health of spectators and athletes....
12:17, 08/09/2019

Opinion: Swimmer Ryan Lochte, aiming for his fifth Olympics, is worth rooting for Sure, swimmer Ryan Lochte has made mistakes throughout his career. But as he tries to make his fifth Olympics, you can't help but root for him.       ...
04:51, 08/01/2019

Olympics: Raelene Boyle calls for reassessment of dope-tainted golds Australian Sports Hall of Fame sprinter Boyle uses Australian Olympic Committee’s agm to take a stanceAustralian Sports Hall of Fame sprinter Raelene Boyle called on Saturday for a reassessment of Oly...
09:17, 05/04/2019

Simona Halep sets sights on Olympics after fulfilling Wimbledon dream The women’s champion aims to use her emphatic victory over Serena Williams as a springboard for further success, with 2020 Olympics in Tokyo a major goalShortly after her stunning victory over Serena ...
14:34, 07/15/2019

Swedish bid hopes Latvia link key to 2026 Olympics host vote LAUSANNE, Switzerland (AP) — The head of Sweden’s 2026 Winter Olympics bid believes having Latvia on the hosting ticket can sway Monday’s vote in their favor. The Stockholm-Are plan to sta...
22:17, 06/23/2019

Calgary chosen to host 2023 World Petroleum Congress, the ‘Olympics of oil and gas’ The congress will inject Calgary's economy with $65 million and bring over 5,000 people to the city, according to the World Petroleum Council of Canada....
00:34, 06/24/2019

Japan-South Korea tussle over disputed islands spreads to Olympics, again A war of words over ownership of a group of tiny islands in the sea between Japan and South Korea spilled over to the Olympics again as Tokyo on Wednesday criticized Seoul's complaint over the labelin...
09:51, 07/24/2019

GM's Cadillac unveils two new performance cars: the 2020 CT4-V and 2020 CT5-V The 2020 Cadillac CT4-V and CT5-V performance sedans made their debut as GM aims to rejuvenate luxury sedan sales.        ...
15:17, 05/31/2019

Diver Reid seals GB Tokyo spot "Great Britain diver Grace Reid secured a fifth quota place for Team GB at the Tokyo Olympics as she qualified for the women\u0027s 3m springboard final."...
03:17, 07/19/2019

Laugher looking to claim more Olympic bling in Tokyo "Taking the negatives and turning them into positives is all part of the ups and downs of an Olympic cycle, according to Rio 2016 gold and silver medallist Jack Laugher."...
22:34, 07/26/2019

One of the Tokyo Drift Ford Mustangs Is for Sale, but It Has a V8 Fast and Furious: Tokyo Drift is a fine movie, made better by the fact that a Nissan Skyline GT-R straight-six engine gets stuffed into a 1967 Ford Mustang near the end. One of the Mustangs from the m...
01:34, 06/01/2019

Tokyo Olympic tickets: Be prepared to be disappointed TOKYO (AP) — Want tickets for next year’s Tokyo Olympics? Prepare to be let down. Millions were disappointed Thursday when applicants in a ticket lottery — for Japan residents, only — began lear...
06:34, 06/20/2019

8 chefs reveal their favorite places to eat in Tokyo Yelp/ con. c INSIDER asked eight chefs about their favorite places to eat in Tokyo, Japan. Many chefs chose sushi-centric eateries or places known for serving up delicious tempura. Some chefs sugges...
04:17, 07/02/2019

IOC recommends boxing keeps its place in Tokyo but not under AIBA Boxing should keep its place at next year's Olympic Games but recognition of AIBA, the governing body of the sport's amateur version, should be suspended, the International Olympic Committee's (IOC) e...
23:51, 05/22/2019

'This is not a "what if" story': Tokyo braces for the earthquake of a century They call it X Day – a major earthquake striking the heart of the world’s most populous city in the most calamitous event since the second world war. Can hi-tech solutions save Tokyo?これは”もしも”の話じゃない-10...
00:17, 06/13/2019

Japanese rush to buy Tokyo Olympic tickets on first day TOKYO (AP) — If you’re a Japan resident and you want tickets for next year’s Tokyo Olympics — be patient. Tokyo organizers on Friday said delays and long waits to get an online response me...
07:34, 05/10/2019

How Tokyo's suburban housing became vast ghettoes for the old They have no lifts, shops or medical services – yet they are home to mostly poor, elderly people. Guardian Cities and the Waseda Chronicle investigate Tokyo’s massive ‘homes for solitary death’Kazuyos...
16:34, 06/11/2019

Whitlock limbers up for Tokyo with Paris also in mind With one year to go until the Tokyo Olympics, and the pressure mounting, Britain's double gymnastics gold medallist Max Whitlock is already thinking ahead....
02:51, 07/25/2019

The Boy Band Anime That's Drawing Crowds In Tokyo Originally based on a smartphone game, Idolish 7 follows the adventures of a young woman who manages a boy band. Last week, a series of posters and digital ads went up in Tokyo’s Ikebukuro Station and...
16:17, 07/09/2019

Small is beautiful in Tokyo's Golden Gai – in pictures Nearly 300 bars and restaurants are squeezed into an area about the size of half a football pitch in the Golden Gai area of Tokyo. Everything is smaller and narrower in this warren of shacks, a sliver...
01:00, 08/13/2019

This A Cappella Dub of Tokyo Drift Is a Thing of Beauty and Wonder Fast and Furious: Tokyo Drift is the best Fast and Furious movie. I will not be taking questions at this time. Any piece of follow-up tribute anyone makes to it will be met with swift and immediate ap...
20:17, 07/18/2019

Prepare for a Summer Showdown Between Trump and Tokyo President Trump and Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe shared a convivial atmosphere over the weekend, but tensions over agricultural trade are expected to unfold this summer....
17:17, 05/28/2019

The Latest: Abe drives Trump around golf course near Tokyo TOKYO (AP) — The Latest on President Donald Trump’s trip to Japan (all times local): 9:45 a.m. Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe drove President Donald Trump around the Mobara Country Club in a...
04:00, 05/26/2019

British Open: Rory McIlroy opens with a disaster-filled round after quadruple-bogey on first hole Rory McIlroy started with a quadruple bogey and finished at 8-over par after shooting a 79 in the first round of the British Open.       ...
17:51, 07/18/2019

US Open: Justin Rose and Rory McIlroy chasing leader Gary Woodland at Pebble Beach Justin Rose believes he will need to find an extra gear over the weekend to claim a second US Open title as Rory McIlroy plotted a "boring" path to glory at Pebble Beach....
16:00, 06/15/2019

Rory McIlroy’s Open fightback falls just short as Shane Lowry takes share of lead • McIlroy misses the cut by one shot after brilliant round of 65• JB Holmes and Lowry head halfway field on eight underAmid spine-tingling scenes, which began on Royal Portrush’s 1st tee and concluded...
02:17, 07/20/2019

Ireland v England: one-day international – live! Live updates from the one-off ODI in MalahideMorgan reveals senior players sealed Hales’s removalYou can email John here, or tweet him here 11.07am BST The umpires are prodding the outfield with rathe...
12:17, 05/03/2019

Trump: Brexit would be ‘very good’ for Ireland President Trump, saying he was “honored” to be in Ireland, predicted on Wednesday that Brexit would be “very good” for the country, even though it is a European Union member. He praised Prime Minister...
17:34, 06/06/2019

Ireland in command after bowling England out for 85 "Ireland enjoyed a fairytale opening day in their first ever test match against England as they bowled out the hosts for 85 before building a healthy lead at sweltering Lord\u0027s on Wednesday."...
04:51, 07/25/2019

Ireland says UK PM Johnson 'very unhelpful' on Brexit Ireland's foreign minister, Simon Coveney, said new British Prime Minister Boris Johnson's approach to Brexit talks was "very unhelpful" and would not lead to an agreement....
13:00, 07/26/2019

Trump Is to Visit Ireland in June The president will meet with Prime Minister Leo Varadkar during an overnight stay wedged between a state visit to Britain and a D-Day commemoration in France....
13:34, 05/22/2019