Flanagan, who holds the American records for the indoor 3,000 and 5,000 meters and won a bronze medal - later upgraded to a silver - in the 10,000 meters at the 2008 Olympics, finished second in the 2010 New York City Marathon and sixth in the marathon at the 2016 Rio Olympics.
In a writ issued late on Tuesday, Liberia's Supreme Court instructed the Liberty Party of third-placed Charles Brumskine, who made the complaint, and the National Elections Commission, to file briefs by Thursday. The president's office has denied allegations that Sirleaf favors Weah as her successor. Diplomatic and political party sources told AFP over the last few days that African Union Chairperson and Guinean President Alpha Conde and Togolese leader Faure Gnassingbe, chairperson of the ...
Spurs' success in the Champions League this season, and in particular their sensational win over Real Madrid, has led to speculation Pochettino is destined to manage one of Europe's powerhouse teams. The Palace winger then fed Zaha, who rounded Gazzaniga, only to fire wide of an empty net. Soon after, Gazzaniga was called upon again, this time saving from Luka Milivojevic as Palace, sensing their chance, turned the screw.
In fact, the Eagles have won six straight games at "The Linc". The Broncos have posted a minus-3 turnover margin in three consecutive games and have lost them all; they are 1-23 since 2003 in games with a turnover margin of minus-3 or worse.
The 22-year-old Hossler could be set for big things this season, and he previewed his vast talent by shooting a bogey-free five-under 66 in tough conditions to grab a share of a three-shot lead with J.J. Hossler tied for 10th last week in MS for his first top-10 in 14 starts. So I was really struggling with that. Spaun, a victor on both the Web.Com and Canadian Tours is in his second season on the PGA Tour after graduating via the 2016 Web.Com Tour and did well enough in his first season to ...
The 5-time defending champions are once again driving their way towards yet another domestic title, and Dortmund have to play catch-up again. Defeat for Hannover allowed Schalke to leapfrog them into fourth thanks to a 1-0 win at Freiburg, with Daniel Caligiuri scoring a 62nd-minute victor.
The one man he didn't knockout was Bermane Stiverne , the same man he fought on Saturday night. Stiverne was returning from a two-year layoff. Stiverne, 39, had no answer to a flurry of left-right combination punches from Wilder, 32. I know I am the best. I know I'm the champion. "Are you up for the test?" "I declare war upon you [Anthony Joshua ]". Wilder now can set his sights on something he has been promising throughout 2017: unifying the heavyweight belts.
Cody Garbrandt and T.J. Dillashaw are elite bantamweight fighters with a personal backstory. Dillashaw rocked his opponent with a shot and finished Garbrandt. "This isn't the end of Cody Garbrandt ", he said. Garbrandt, who lifted the title from Dominick Cruz at UFC 207 last December and was making his first title defense, showed his courage and toughness by pulling himself off the canvas.
Joanna Jedrzejczyk's effort to tie Ronda Rousey's record for most title defenses by a woman fell short, as she was defeated by first-round TKO by Rose Namajunas at UFC 2017. "It feels like a movie right now", Namajunas said in her post-fight interview. Jedrzejczyk got the better of a couple early exchanges, landing punches in flurries, but she never hurt Namajunas.
N.C. State had a late fourth-down conversion wiped out by a penalty - and a penalty flag picked up against Clemson on the same drive - which drew the ire of Wolfpack fans. Clemson showed they're the best team in the ACC with their takedown of NC State on Saturday, and soon, they'll get the chance again to prove they're the best team in the country by defending their national championship in the College Football Playoff.
Over the past several years Correa has evolved into one of the best shortstops in the MLB and one of the most feared hitters in the league as well. A World Series win is a baseball player's highest possible achievement, the culmination of years of hard work, 162 games of the regular season, and up to 19 tense play-off games.
The home crowd always stops during the first quarter to make sure the children know they're seen and supported. Saturday's game between Ohio State and Iowa was a complete disaster. When the dust finally settled, Iowa won by 31 and outgained OSU by 31 yards. And then just like they'd done all game, the Buckeyes answered with a 44-yard touchdown pass from Barrett to Johnnie Dixon.
Falk needed four coming into Saturday's game, but threw a 12-yard touchdown to Tavares Martin Jr . with 10:49 left in the second quarter. Three ranked teams remain on Stanford's schedule including this weekend, and David Shaw has to be a little alarmed about the offensive performance last Thursday in a horrific 15-14 win at Oregon State.
Despite the prospect of a late comeback from the hosts, Bartra's curling effort proved to be nothing more than a consolation goal as Dortmund slumped to third in the Bundesliga table. RB Leipzig earlier climbed into second as they came from behind to beat Hanover 2-1. Germany global Werner set up Yussuf Poulsen for a 70th-minute equaliser after Hanover's Jonathas had tapped in and then snatched an 85th-minute victor for his sixth goal of the season.
So the toughest part of the schedule may be behind them, but the Spartans (6-2, 4-1, No. 24) could pose a stiff challenge. Like the Nittany Lions, the Spartans are coming off a loss, and the teams are even in the conference standings as they begin the November stretch run.
Bournemouth will head into the contest second-bottom of the league standings, although they did win their last away match in the top-flight, seeing off Stoke 2-1. "I have seen it [the disallowed Gayle goal] but it will not change anything". Bournemouth began to creep into the clash as the first half drew to a close with good opportunities for both Callum Wilson and Joshua King but remained goalless at the break.
After a brilliant show in the first match, India will aim to seal the three-match series when they take on New Zealand in the second Twenty20 worldwide (T20I) at the Saurashtra Cricket Association Stadium here on Saturday. Pakistan was only a few decimal points behind New Zealand following its white-wash against Sri Lanka. Pakistani supporters, however, would be pinning their hopes on India , who would need to win the three-match by at least a 2-1 margin to confirm Pakistan's top ...
YOU can watch this one live on BT Sport 1, with coverage starting at 5pm . Check This Is Anfield for the team news ahead of the Reds' latest clash. Bilic spoke about the upcoming game against Liverpool, saying, "They are a very good team; they play offensive football, and it can leave them a little open at the back".
Pablo Carreno Busta now holds the final place but will be overtaken by either Isner or Jack Sock should either win in Paris. "It's extra motivation to me", said Del Potro . "And especially during the match, thinking that I have some hours in between to do some treatment, that's what I did yesterday with the doctor here", explained the season-ending world No.
The German came into Zhuhai having won the last event she contested, the Kremlin Cup in Moscow, which was her first title of the year after losing three finals earlier in 2017. "I think that's a bit weird". The German hit 31 winners and made 23 unforced errors as she fought back from 3-5 down in the second set to extend Mladenovic's losing streak to 12 matches.