Usain Bolt

Centre Court

Centre Court at Wimbledon has its own microclimate; intense, pressurised, and high octane. Slip into one of the dark green seats on match day, and …

Roger Federer

Top 10 Sport Stories of 2017

Long distance runner Almaz Ayana and Jamaica's Usain Bolt have clinched the International Association of Athletics Federations' top awards. Read more …

Aliko Dangote

Roger Federer wins BBC Overseas Sports Personality of Year award for a record fourth time

Roger Federer has been named BBC Overseas Sports Personality of the Year for a record fourth time.<p>Federer overtook fellow three-time winners Muhammad Ali and Usain Bolt after rolling back the years to win the Australian Open before becoming the first man to win eight Wimbledon singles titles at the …

Sport (UK)

Would have coached Anju to Olympics medal: Powell

A world record holder in men’s long jump for 26 years, Mike Powell said he could have coached Anju Bobby George to an Olympic medal in the 2004 …

Olympics

Modern athletes lack hunger, says track and field legend Mike Powell

The American great said this change in attitude was why his world record of 8.95 metres in long jump still stands intact even after 26 years.<p>Track …

Olympics

Google's most searched for holiday destinations of 2017

Trying to decide where to go on your next holiday? Well you're in luck, as Google just offered up plenty of travel inspiration.<p>That's because the …

Cape Verde

The Top 10 celebrity cameos of 2017

<b><br>Patrick Stewart does the ‘Shoey’ in Canada</b><p>When Daniel Ricciardo, proud originator of F1’s most questionable post-race celebration, jokingly asked Sir …

Formula One

Harry Potter, Usain Bolt and Paddington Bear's boots: meet the new constellations

Credits University of BirminghamAlt Text Constellations, SpaceBirmingham University drops Latin to make astronomy child-friendly One-Minute Read …

Paddington Bear

The Best NFL Touchdown Celebrations of 2017

If there’s one thing the NFL got right in 2017, it was letting the players finally have fun again. Thanks to the relaxation of the league’s rules, …

Le'Veon Bell

New constellations named after Harry Potter and Usain Bolt to appeal more to children

Do you think you'd be able to spot them?<p>Ever looked at the sky and thought you saw Usain Bolt?<p>Thanks to the University of Birmingham, now you can. …

Harry Potter

WATCH: Thomas Fire, now fifth-largest wildfire in California history, intensifies

11 December, 04:47 PM<p>Thousands of people have been forced to flee their homes as Thomas Fire explodes through California, Santa Barbara and other …

News (South Africa)

Maison Mumm GIFs

GIPHY<p>https://media.giphy.com/media/xUOxfnlum7Op8QP9sI/giphy-downsized-large.gif<p>Celebrate Your #NextVictory with Mumm Champagne!<p>video

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Kylian Mbappe Records Frightening Speed Statistics in Paris Saint-Germain's Win Over Lille

Paris Saint-Germain forward Kylian Mbappe demonstrated his astonishing pace in Saturday's 3-1 Ligue 1 victory over Lille.<p>The 18-year-old scored the …

Soccer

How we reached peak human. (It doesn’t get any better than this, people)

Olympic athletes compete under the motto “Faster, Higher, Stronger,” but a new study examining athletic performance, height and life expectancy over …

Longevity

Panthers running back Jonathan Stewart had this thought when he looked at the Jumbo Tron and saw he was so far ahead of the Minnesota defense that he had time to stop, turn and fall backwards into the end zone: “I was like Usain Bolt.’’

Panthers running back Jonathan Stewart had this thought when he looked at the Jumbo Tron and saw he was so far ahead of the Minnesota defense that he …

TRON

Stewart bolts to a three-score day

CHARLOTTE –Jonathan Stewartis more of a "three yards and a cloud of dust" kind of running back – the kind that knocks the dust off an opponent's …

Carolina Panthers

Garth Brooks' Nashville Homecoming Is a Vintage Thriller

On paper, Saturday night's (Dec. 9) Nashville concert was just another show — one of several hundred for Garth Brooks since his World Tour began in …

Country Music

Humanity has peaked and we're on the decline, scientist claims

We had a good run, but it's all downhill from here for humanity.<p>At least according to a new study, which looked at 120 years of data and came to a …

Scientific Research

It's Official, The Human Race Has Peaked

And all we got was a giant avocado.<p>We all like to imagine that 2018 will see us develop into healthier, smarter, hotter versions of ourselves, who …

15 Motivational Songs to Get You Through 2018 or Just the Morning Commute

Things are rocky out there, but music makes it (somewhat) better.<p>As a species, humankind's vibe for 2017 might as well be "Not great, Bob." While there's little a wicked Kanye song can do about the factors contributing to that overall grumpiness—wildfires and fish growing around litter and elected …

Rap & Hip-Hop

Titans RB Derrick Henry Clocked at 21.64 MPH

<b>NASHVILLE, Tenn. –</b><p>Derrick Henryshowed off his speed on his 75-yard touchdown run on Sunday.<p>It’s safe to say he looked fast.<p>But did you know he was …

Derrick Henry

Can I Lift With A Crooked Body?

Image: angela c. via Flickr<p>Hi Swole Woman!<p>I started lifting with a powerlifting trainer about a year ago and it was a blast, but I quit when I …

Lewis Hamilton’s Take On NASCAR, Underwear And Which Fashion Trend He Thinks Should Come Back

Did you know that Lewis Hamilton’s style icon is Pharrell Williams?Makes sense after seeing what he chose to wear at Paris Fashion Week.Speaking to …

Pharrell Williams

Usain Bolt gets statue near Bob Marley, more Jamaican icons (photos)

A statue of <b>Usain Bolt</b> in his “To di World” pose was unveiled near those of other Jamaican icons like <b>Bob Marley</b> in Kingston on Sunday night.<p>“No words …

Olympics

Bolt overwhelmed by unveiling of statue where it all began

KINGSTON (Reuters) - Multiple Olympic and world champion Usain Bolt has described the unveiling of his statue in front of Kingston's National Stadium as one of the greatest moments of his career.<p>The statue, commissioned by the Jamaican government and revealed by Prime Minister Andrew Holness, …

Olympics

Follow In The Footsteps Of Usain Bolt! - Runner's World

<b>The search is officially on for athletes in the U14, U15, U16, U17 and U19 categories hoping to secure their running future at the PUMA School of</b> …

Olympics

Usain Bolt, the World’s Fastest Man, on How to Stay in Shape While Partying

Olympics

Advent calendar: It's gold for GB

Day four of BBC Sport's advent calendar features Great Britain claiming a stunning 4x100m relay gold, as Jamaica's Usain Bolt pulls up injured in his final race at the World Athletics Championships in August.<p><i>Available to UK users only.</i>

UK News

Simple models in Kaggle competitions

This week I participated in the Porto Seguro Kaggle competition. Basically, you’re asked to predict a binary variable — whether or not an insurance …

Data Science

Scherri-Lee splits with her fiance

December 3, 2017 12:01AM<p>CHANNEL 9 weather presenter and former Miss Universe Australia <b>Scherri-Lee Biggs</b> has recently split with her fiance, account …