Mongolian wrestling coaches strip off clothing in protest of call
The protest didn't change the results, but it definitely made a point. "They only supported the Uzbek", Bayaraa said. In wrestling, failing to engage is a penalty known as passivity, and it costs you a point.
Omar Abdullah-Led Kashmir Opposition To Meet PM Modi Today
The delegation of the state leaders had met President Pranab Mukherjee, besides Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi. "If you think the issue of Jammu and Kashmir is a law and order matter, then you are wrong".
Michael Phelps Creates More Olympics History
I said to Ryan [Lochte], 'Man, how did we do all of these events in 2008 [at the Beijing Olympics]?' My body is in pain. Phelps has now won the 200m individual medley at the last four Olympic Games , dating back to Athens in 2004.
Patriots RB Dion Lewis needs second knee surgery, out indefinitely
Vollmer is a solid veteran and a starting tackle and a move to the IR means the Patriots don't expect him to be back soon. The Patriots have several health concerns along their offensive line, and now Shaq Mason's hand is among them.
Syrian planes bomb Kurdish-held area
They provide training and also serve as advisers on military operations though the US forces are not directly on the front lines. Thursday's bombing of Kurdish-held areas of Hasaka was the first such attack in the country's five-year-old civil war.
"I Will Get 95% Of The African-American Vote", Twitter Explodes
Indeed, as Trump has pointed out, African-Americans have lost disproportionate ground under the first black president. Trump has struggled to gain the support of black voters throughout his campaign.
U.S. sends jets to protect coalition forces after Syrian regime strikes
YPG spokesman Redur Xelil told Reuters that Kurdish authorities had evacuated thousands of civilians from their area of control. In major cities like Hasaka and Qamishli, however, government and Kurdish groups have been tacitly sharing control.
Ticket inquiry: IOC's Hickey goes from hospital to police
However, a senior law lecturer at NUI Galway has said the Olympic Council of Ireland is effectively independent of Government. Arriving back into Dublin on Thursday, the Minister said the events had overshadowed the work of Ireland's Olympians.
USA men's basketball downs Spain to reach men's gold medal final
Australia was heavily favored to come away with a medal, while Serbia was considered, at best, a fringe medal contender. Thompson scored 17 in the first half, including a 3-pointer with 26 seconds left that made it 45-39 at the break.
West Ham bookies favourites to sign Manchester City striker ahead of Arsenal
If we get one it's got to be a good one. "We were much improved in the second half and thought it was our game for the taking. Michail Antonio headed home on 84 minutes from close range after latching on to a Gokhan Tore cross from the left hand side.