Olympics

'Badass' US women's water polo team crushes Japan, 25-4, at Tokyo Olympics

1 month ago   |   By USA Today

The U.S. women routed Japan 25-4 in the first of their four preliminary round games. Nine players scored for the Americans.
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Millman makes winning start at Tokyo Olympics

Millman makes winning start at Tokyo Olympics

1 month ago   |   By Tennis Australia

John Millman makes a strong start at the Tokyo Olympics, while Sam Stosur exits in the first round...
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Andy Murray & Joe Salisbury: Team GB duo win first round doubles match at Tokyo Olympics

Andy Murray & Joe Salisbury: Team GB duo win first round doubles match at Tokyo Olympics

1 month ago   |   By BBC

Olympic champion Andy Murray and partner Joe Salisbury beat number two seeds Pierre-Hugues Herbert and Nicolas Mahut to reach the men's doubles second round at the Tokyo Olympics.
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Tokyo Olympics: Syria's Hend Zaza, 12, is out, but hopes to inspire others

1 month ago   |   By BBC

Youngest Olympian Hend Zaza, the 12-year-old Syrian table tennis star, wants to inspire others despite losing 4-0 in the preliminary round.
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Canada's Leylah Annie Fernandez beats Yastremska in Olympic debut

1 month ago   |   By Sportsnet

Canada's Leylah Annie Fernandez is off to the second round of the Tokyo Olympics tennis tournament after beating Dayana Yastremska of Ukraine Saturday.
Making her first appearance at the Olympics for Canada, Fernandez won 6-3, 3-6, 6-0 against world No. 46 at the Ariake Tennis Park in Tokyo. The No. 72 ranked player on the WTA Tour will take on the winner of Zarina Diyas vs. Barbora Krejcikova.
Canada's Gabriela Dabrowski and Sharon Fichman lost their opener 7-6(3), 6-4 against Brazil's Luisa Stefani and Laura Pigossi in the first round of doubles.
Felix Auger-Aliassime of Montreal will...
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Tokyo Olympics: Great Britain's Heather Watson loses in first round

1 month ago   |   By BBC

Great Britain's Heather Watson loses in the first round of the women's singles to Germany's Anna-Lena Friedsam.
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Duckworth scores hard-fought win in Olympic Games debut

Duckworth scores hard-fought win in Olympic Games debut

Australian James Duckworth is through to the second round in the men's singles competition at the Tokyo 2020... Read more ...

Alex Bono comes up big as Toronto FC holds on to defeat Chicago Fire

Alex Bono comes up big as Toronto FC holds on to defeat Chicago Fire

Alex Bono stood tall in goal and Toronto FC got goals from Yeferson Soteldo and Nick DeLeon, hanging on for a 2-1 win over the Chicago Fire on Saturday that extended its... Read more ...

C.J. Sapong scores two goals early in Nashville SC's shutout win vs. FC...

C.J. Sapong scores two goals early in Nashville SC's shutout win vs. FC Cincinnati, 3-0

Nashville SC defeated FC Cincinnati, 3-0, thanks to goals from C.J. Sapong and Randall Leal in the 13th, 35th, and 57th minute. Nashville extends its unbeaten home streak to 12... Read more ...

Mexico dominates Honduras, 3-0, moves into semis with another clean sheet

Mexico dominates Honduras, 3-0, moves into semis with another clean sheet

Mexico remained unscored upon during the Gold Cup in a convincing 3-0 win over Honduras. Jonathan dos Santos, Rogelio Funes Mori, and Orbelin Pineda all scored thrilling goals... Read more ...

Draft Weekend Recap with Kings GM Rob Blake

Draft Weekend Recap with Kings GM Rob Blake

Thoughts from LA Kings GM Rob Blake, covering a myriad of topics, including the 2021 NHL Draft, pending contracts, trades, and more... On what was happening at the Kings Draft... Read more ...

Chicago Fire lose to Toronto FC, 2-1, despite putting up 12 shots on goal

Chicago Fire lose to Toronto FC, 2-1, despite putting up 12 shots on goal

The Chicago Fire put up 12 shots on goal, while Toronto FC put up three but still lost the match by a score of 2-1. Read more ...

Zarek Valentin's own goal costs Houston win over San Jose in 1-1 draw

Zarek Valentin's own goal costs Houston win over San Jose in 1-1 draw

The Houston Astros and San Jose Earthquakes played to a 1-1 draw, thanks to Zarek Valentin's own goal in the 45th minute. San Jose is now winless in its past 11 matches. Read more ...

Real Salt Lake cruises past Colorado Rapids, 3-0

Real Salt Lake cruises past Colorado Rapids, 3-0

Real Salt Lake dominated the Colorado Rapids, 3-0, Saturday night thanks to an own goal and Bobby Wood and Rubio Rubin goals. Read more ...

Arsenal transfer boost as club chief confirms midfielder is seeking a summer...

Arsenal transfer boost as club chief confirms midfielder is seeking a summer move

Arsenal have reportedly been given a huge boost in their hunt for a new midfielder as it looks like Denis Zakaria could be on the move this summer. The Gunners are being tipped... Read more ...

Bryson DeChambeau out of Tokyo Olympics golf after positive COVID-19 test

Bryson DeChambeau out of Tokyo Olympics golf after positive COVID-19 test

Patrick Reed will represent the USA in his place. Read more ...