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Fast feet: Bolt says sub-19 seconds in 200 still a goal

I think we would have been around 18.99, so we differ on that - but we both agree that we each would have won!' "I think he knows that he's the best in his country and he used the card that he can use, if you are Lebron James or you are Messi or someone like that, I guess you can save yourself for the big show", Rodgers said.



Usain Bolt, Justin Gatlin advance to 100-meter semis

The men's 100m semifinals will take place Sunday at 8:00 p.m. ET. Usain Bolt began his quest for the defence of his 100m title at the Olympics in great fashion winning his heat easily. Joseph Schooling of Singapore built a big lead in the 100 butterfly and easily held off one of Phelps' patented rallies. Only 27, Best could make a push for the 2020 games in Tokyo.


Olympics: Ryan Lochte guarantees Michael Phelps is not retiring

Olympics: Ryan Lochte guarantees Michael Phelps is not retiring

CT and the gold medal event will take place at 4 p.m. CT. "Its been a hard road, I've done something that no one in our country has done before". "I've been able to stand on the block and say I've done everything I could to prepare myself, and that's all that matters" Phelps said.


Sri Lanka thrash Australia inside three days to seal Test series triumph

Sri Lanka thrash Australia inside three days to seal Test series triumph

We've got to combat that, come the third Test. The Australian batsmen faced only 501 deliveries in this match - their fifth lowest in a loss in Tests since 1900. A total of 106 on Friday was Australia's lowest against the Sri Lankans, who looked so hopeless on their recent tour of England that this series was supposed be a walk in the park for top-ranked Australia.



Rio Officials to Drain Green Water in Diving Pool Saturday Evening

Olympic officials gave up on cleaning the green-tinged water in one of the pools at the Maria Lenk Aquatics Center. He conceded that some athletes had been bothered by the water, but said that was a result of efforts to clean the pool. "Chemistry is not an exact science", he said. Mario Andrada, the chief spokesman for the Rio 2016 Organizing Committee, made another statement reiterating that the water is safe and that the pools for water polo and synchronized swimming are also being ...



Friday in Rio: Phelps, Ledecky seek more gold

Kevin Durant grabbed the rebound to keep the Americans unbeaten 48 hours after they barely escaped against Australia. He's got 13 individual golds and 26 medals overall. The man to beat in the 800 meters is David Rudisha of Kenya, who holds the world and Olympic records. The incident was the bloodiest of several at the start of South America's first Olympic Games.