Missouri defeats Abilene Christian in warmup for SEC play

COLUMBIA, Mo. (AP) The made it a clear priority to get wide receiver Luther Burden III more involved in the team’s final tuneup before entering SEC play, and the move paid immediate dividends in Saturday’s 34-17 victory over Abilene Christian. After the Tigers’ defense forced a three-and-out on the Wildcats’ opening drive of the game, … Read more

US Open 2022: Iga Swiatek defeats Ons Jabeur in straight sets to claim first US Open trophy

Iga Swiatek has done it again. For the second time this year, she’s standing at the top of a podium, holding a Grand Slam trophy above her head. This time, she defeated Ons Jabeur 6-2, 7-6(5) to win the 2022 US Open, capping off a year of incredible and unexpected success. Swiatek, who looked extremely … Read more

Canada defeats U.S. to capture gold at women’s hockey worlds

Canada had to find a different way to win a women’s world hockey title after its Olympic triumph earlier this year and world championship gold a year ago. This edition was a work in progress throughout the tournament in Denmark, but Canada played its best game of the tournament in Sunday’s 2-1 win over archrival … Read more

WWE’s return to the UK lives up the hype as Roman Reigns defeats Drew McIntyre

suffered defeat in the main event of Clash at the Castle – ’s first major stadium show in the UK in 30 years. continued his historic two-year title reign against the odds as he overcame the Scot in front of a passionate, partisan crowd. The main event was perfectly built and wonderfully even. McIntyre had … Read more

Duplantis, Fraser-Pryce suffer rare defeats at Brussels Diamond League

Armand Duplantis and Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce suffered shock defeats at the Diamond League meet in Brussels on Friday. World, Olympic and European pole vault champion Duplantis, also the world record holder, failed three times at 5.91 metres. That failure handed victory to Ernest Obiena of the Philippines. It was Duplantis’ first defeat in a dominant season … Read more

Jerry Nadler defeats Carolyn Maloney, Sean Patrick Maloney defeats Alessandra Biaggi in New York Democratic primary: liv

Democrats’ fundraising chair narrowly wins New York primary for U.S. House narrowly prevailed against in the Democratic primary for U.S. House. Maloney had received about two-thirds of the vote when the race was called by the Associated Press, leading Biaggi 66.7%-33.3% with just under half the votes counted. The race was mired in intraparty controversy … Read more

Will Zalatoris defeats Sepp Straka in wild playoff to win FedEx St. Jude Championship

A two shot penalty from Saturday’s third round shook up the leaderboard during Sunday’s final round of the 2022 FedEx St. Jude Championship and set up for a thrilling finish. Champion Golfer of the Year Cameron Smith found out an hour before his round that he was for “improper placement of the ball” from a … Read more

Kyrgios defeats top-ranked Medvedev at Montreal Masters, Alcaraz ousted

Nick Kyrgios broke twice in the final set as he rallied to topple world number one Daniil Medvedev in the second round of the ATP Montreal Masters on Wednesday. Australia’s Wimbledon finalist beat Medvedev 6-7 (2/7), 6-4, 6-2 to produce his second career upset of a reigning number one after ambushing Rafael Nadal at Wimbledon … Read more

Canada’s men’s U18 team defeats Finland 4-1 to advance to Hlinka Gretzky Cup final

RED DEER, Alta. — Canada’s men’s under-18 team defeated Finland 4-1 to advance to the Hlinka Gretzky Cup final Friday night. Ethan Gauthier scored the opening goal in the first period, his tournament-leading fifth of the competition. Calum Ritchie added another for his second in the past two games. Matthew Wood and Denver Barkey scored … Read more

NBA Summer League 2022: OKC Thunder defeats Sacramento Kings

LAS VEGAS — threaded a bounce pass to , who paid off the pretty pass with a hard dunk. Sam Presti and Mark Daigneault clapped from their seats, four rows up at Thomas & Mack Center. It was an applause-worthy performance from Dieng, the Thunder’s 19-year-old rookie whose Summer League flashes had been few and … Read more