An Olympic swimmer is being body shamed

An Olympic swimmer is being body shamed

Aug 11 - People are being downright unkind to an Ethiopian swimmer, body-shaming him for having what, in one of the more charitable comments, is called a dad bod. Robel Kiros Habte swam in the men's 100-meter freestyle heats on Tuesday and finished last in the three-swimmer heat. Overall, he finished last among the 59 competitors in the eight heats...

The most lovable athlete at the Rio Olympics

The most lovable athlete at the Rio Olympics

Aug 10 - There are lots of great athletes at the Rio Olympics ― Lilly King, Michael Phelps, Simone Biles. The list goes on. But the best Olympian this time around doesn’t represent the U.S.A. She hasn’t even won a gold medal. But neither of those things matter. For there is no one as great, as funny and as instantly...

Russian official brands Paralympic ban as ‘filthy and inhumane’

Russian official brands Paralympic ban as ‘filthy and inhumane’

Aug 8 - A Russian diplomat has described the decision to ban their Paralympics team from the Rio Games next month as 'filthy and inhumane'. Foreign Ministry spokeswoman Maria Zakharova posted an angry response on Facebook to the International Paralympic Committee's decision to suspend the Russian team because of a state-run doping programme uncovered in a recent World Anti-Doping Agency...

Australia lose two openers after dismissing Sri Lanka for 281

Australia lose two openers after dismissing Sri Lanka for 281

Brydon Coverdale ESPNcricinfo Galle, August 4: A wicket fell from the first ball of the first innings of this Test. A wicket fell from the second ball of the second innings. Ten others tumbled throughout the opening day in Galle, where Mitchell Starc’s reverse swing was just as much of a weapon as the anticipated turn on a very dry...

Coach Mickey Arthur asks Pakistan to raise their game considerably

Coach Mickey Arthur asks Pakistan to raise their game considerably

Mickey Arthur, the Pakistan team’s coach, has warned his players that they will have to raise their game "considerably" if they are to defeat England in the third Test at Edgbaston, George Dobell writes in ESPNcricinfo Arthur, the Pakistan coach, admitted that he was "really disappointed" by his side's performance in defeat at Old Trafford and questioned whether some of...

Injured Nuwan Pradeep in doubt for Galle test against Australia

Injured Nuwan Pradeep in doubt for Galle test against Australia

Seam bowler Nuwan Pradeep has become the latest Sri Lanka bowler to sustain an injury, putting him in serious doubt for the second test match against Australia to be played in Galle from August 4 to 8, says Andrew Fidel Fernando in ESPNcricinfo. Pradeep had been Sri Lanka's only frontline quick in the Pallekele Test, but suffered a hamstring strain during...

Zimbabwe-Sri Lanka Tests could be replaced by tri-series

Zimbabwe-Sri Lanka Tests could be replaced by tri-series

Just as Zimbabwe are getting back to Test cricket, they face the prospect of another lengthy stint without matches in the longest format. Sri Lanka's tour of Zimbabwe in October-November, pencilled into the FTP as two Tests, three ODIs and a T20I, may instead consist of a triangular ODI series featuring Sri Lanka and West Indies, ESPNcricinfo reports. A source...

India will be playing West Indies in Florida US later this month

India will be playing West Indies in Florida US later this month

India will play two T20I matches against West Indies in Florida later this month, BCCI president Anurag Thakur announced on Tuesday, after the board's working committee meeting in Mumbai. The matches will be played on August 27 and 28 at the Central Broward Regional Park Stadium in Lauderhill. www.espncricinfo.com reports. Officials from both boards had meetings in Florida last week...

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