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Rio Olympics 2016: Team Great Britain declared 'sporting superpower'

And security scares, off-field scandals and organisational gaffes were overshadowed as 16 days of competition ended in a blaze of colour late Sunday with an exuberant closing ceremony. Among them, the Japanese men's judo team won medals in all seven weight categories, including two golds. Look for the home nation to get another medal bounce from being host.


Alabama keeps rolling: Tide is No. 1 in AP preseason Top 25

Alabama keeps rolling: Tide is No. 1 in AP preseason Top 25

USC is the last team to open the season as the Preseason No. 1 and win the national championship. In last year's run to the title game Clemson was ranked No. 19 Louisville and No. 22 North Carolina. In order to do that, Michigan has to win at Michigan State, at Iowa and at Ohio State. With the college football season coming within the weeks, football fans can't wait for September to come to mark the beginning of the 2016 college football season.



Bravo lands in Manchester to tie up move to Man City

It could even turn out to be a farewell appearance, with speculation intensifying that the 29-year-old might leave the club before next week's transfer deadline. "Tonight I played for Man City and I enjoyed it and I have done every time I have played for Man City". "Seriously, though, I will try to continue until my body or my mind say: 'Enough'.



Pep Guardiola 'cannot deny' Man City move for Barcelona's Claudio Bravo

Even Guardiola's comment that Hart has a chance to play in City's Champions League qualfier against Steaua Bucharest on Wednesday night isn't as comforting as it might sound. "After we will speak". I've said many times , he's our player. "I do feel for him a little bit but knowing Joe and the character he's got, he'll bounce back and do really well this season wherever he ends up".


Pak Books Baloch Leaders For Supporting Modi's I-Day Speech

Pak Books Baloch Leaders For Supporting Modi's I-Day Speech

Days after Modi's speech, Baloch activist Karima Baloch had sent the prime minister a Raksha Bandhan message, urging "Brother Modi" to be the "voice of the Baloch people". He said that in the light of reports compiled by think tanks, U.S. has conveyed a message to India through diplomatic sources that such remarks will increase border tensions and can lead to major destruction.


Dynamic doubles duo: Federer, Nadal to team up in Laver Cup

Dynamic doubles duo: Federer, Nadal to team up in Laver Cup

The inaugural Laver Cup will be played September 22-24, 2017, at the O2 Arena in Prague. Former rivals Bjorn Borg of Sweden (Europe) and John McEnroe of the U.S. Federer and TEAM8, the management company he founded, created the concept of the Laver Cup to honor Laver and "bring a new dimension to the tennis calendar".