Canada's Madison Broad claims silver in 200m backstroke at Youth Olympics

Canada's Madison Broad won the silver medal in the 200-metre backstroke on Tuesday at the Youth Olympic Games. The 18-year-old from Wallaceburg, Ont., completed the race in two minutes 10.32 seconds. Tatiana Salcutan of Moldova won gold in 2:10.13 and Australian Kaylee McKeown won bronze in 2:10.67. Broad will race in the 50-metre backstroke heats […]

Man Utd slap £200m price tag on Paul Pogba as Jose Mourinho feud reaches new low on camera

The toxic relationship between the manager and his star player, made worse in recent weeks, is threatening to wreck United’s season. Pogba wants to leave Old Trafford for Barcelona and Mourinho, who it is understood has been informed of that desire, appears happy to push him closer to the exit. But until the January transfer […]

Aaron Brown makes up for 200m disappointment by anchoring Canada to relay gold

When Canada's Aaron Brown took the baton a step behind Jaquone Hoyte of Barbados on Sunday and set his sights on the finish line, one thought went through his mind. “I was thinking I’m not going to lose twice. I’m going to get this guy if it kills me,” Brown said laughing. The 26-year-old from […]

Andre De Grasse sheds more rust, places 6th in 200m season debut

Canada’s Andre De Grasse was able to shed more race rust in his 200-metre season debut on Friday, while fellow Canadian and relay teammate Aaron Brown continues to look in mid-season form. De Grasse finished sixth in the eight-man field in 20.46 seconds at the season-opening Diamond League in Doha, Qatar, one week after clocking […]

Apple will build new data center in Iowa, get $200M in tax breaks

Enlarge / An Apple data center under construction in Maiden, North Carolina, in 2010. (credit: Jason Miczek/Bloomberg via Getty Images) Apple is building a $ 1.375 billion center near Des Moines, Iowa, after having secured more than $ 200 million in tax credits from local government. The Iowa Economic Development Authority (IEDA) said today that Apple […]

Chelsea EXCLUSIVE: Antonio Conte planning £200m spree for FIVE new signings

Conte has got his sights on five new signings as he looks to mount a successful defence of the Premier League crown they won in his first season in charge. The fiery Italian takes his side to Wembley today to face Spurs after they lost their opening game against Burnley at Stamford Bridge last weekend. […]

Canada's Aaron Brown DQ'd in 200m heats at track and field worlds

Canada’s nightmare continued Monday. Aaron Brown was disqualified from the men’s 200-metre event at the track and field world championships due to a lane violation. Brown, 25, ran the race in what was a season-best 20.08 seconds, finishing first in his heat, but the transgression means he won’t be in Wednesday’s semifinals. Great Britain’s Nathaneel Mitchell-Blake was then awarded the […]

Barcelona News: Liverpool’s Philippe Coutinho involved in £200m triple transfer plot

Barcelona reluctantly sold Neymar to Paris Saint-Germain on Wednesday. But they will not wait around to sign a replacement as manager Ernesto Valverde targets three bigs deals before the transfer window closes. Valverde has cash to burn following Neymar’s exit, which saw PSG transfer the full funds into Barca’s accounts. And Spanish newspaper Mundo Deportivo […]

Neymar to PSG confirmed: Brazil ace completes £200m record-breaking move

PSG triggered Neymar’s £200million release clause earlier today and the French club have now confirmed the arrival of the Brazil international on a five-year deal. “It is with immense joy and pride that we welcome Neymar Jr to Paris Saint-Germain,” said PSG president Nasser Al-Khelaifi. “Neymar Jr is today one of the very best players in […]