Category: World Sports

World Cup Shocker: Argentina’s Messi Misses Late Penalty Kick As Iceland Holds On For Draw — CBS New York

MOSCOW (CBS SPORTS) — Iceland is showing that Euro 2016 was no fluke. On Saturday at the World Cup, Iceland held Lionel Messi and Argentina to just a goal, drawing the South Americans 1-1 in its debut game to open up Group D. Messi was knocking on the door throughout the entire match, but he missed… via World Cup Shocker: Argentina’s Messi Misses Late Penalty … Read More World Cup Shocker: Argentina’s Messi Misses Late Penalty Kick As Iceland Holds On For Draw — CBS New York

IHA Cross Country Takes on Disney! —

On October 5th, the IHA cross country team and coaches embarked on a journey to Disney World in Orlando, Florida for the 21st Annual Disney Cross Country Classic. The trip (and girls!) ran from Thursday, October 5th to Monday, October 9th. Coach John Downey had been planning this trip for almost a year and the […] via IHA Cross Country Takes on Disney! —

Half marathon tips from a non-runner — BeLikeYoga

So… I did my second ever half marathon and survived it, yes!! Despite not having trained as much as for my first one, here are the top training tips I could think of after finishing the Windsor Half Marathon in 2 hours and 18 minutes. Tips for the training Commit to it with other friends – This […] via Half marathon tips from a non-runner … Read More Half marathon tips from a non-runner — BeLikeYoga

50 Shades of Grey Areas — Discover

With rules both explicit and unspoken and a complex etiquette all its own, professional cycling is not a sport for people who don’t like uncertainty. via 50 Shades of Grey Areas — Discover

Pliskova Upsets Venus Williams, Advances To US Open Quarterfinals — CBS New York

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork/AP) — Venus Williams failed to convert a match point Monday and lost in the fourth round of the US Open to a player a dozen years younger than her, 10th-seeded Karolina Pliskova of the Czech Republic. Pliskova reached the first Grand Slam quarterfinal of her career by coming back to edge the… via Pliskova Upsets Venus Williams, Advances To US Open Quarterfinals … Read More Pliskova Upsets Venus Williams, Advances To US Open Quarterfinals — CBS New York

US Notches First Gold Of The Games — CBS New York

RIO DE JANEIRO (CBSNewYork/AP) — American shooter Virginia Thrasher has won the first gold medal of the Rio Olympics in the women’s 10-meter air rifle. Thrasher finished a point ahead of two-time gold medalist Li Du of China. China’s Siling Yu earned the bronze. More: Photos: Olympic Games Opening Ceremony | Be An Amateur Olympian… via US Notches First Gold Of The Games — CBS … Read More US Notches First Gold Of The Games — CBS New York