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Sports Cowabunga! Brazilian Rodrigo Koxa Breaks World Record Surfing 80-Foot Wave
Author: 0 Cowabunga! Brazilian Rodrigo Koxa Breaks World Record Surfing 80-Foot Wave

Koxa was awarded the Guinness World Record for the biggest wave ever surfed at the World Surf League's Big Wave Awards on Saturday night. Rodrigo Koxa surfed an 80ft (24.4-metre) wave at Nazaré in Portugal on 8 November 2017. When athlete was presented the award, Cox said that his dream has finally come true. In case you're wondering what it looks like to mount the biggest wave ever, here's the terrifying video .

Sports Horshcel, Piercy win by one at Zurich Classic
Author: 0 Horshcel, Piercy win by one at Zurich Classic

Here's a report from WGNO Sports. After shooting 61 on Saturday, Horschel and Piercy picked up where they left off in Round 4, birdieing five of their first 11 holes. McNealy bogeyed No. 6, Rodriguez birdied the next two holes and McNealy dropped another shot at the ninth, giving Rodriguez a three-shot lead going to the back nine.

Sports Lydia Ko Wins First Event In 2 Years After Near Albatross
Author: 0 Lydia Ko Wins First Event In 2 Years After Near Albatross

She took her time with the short winning putt. "I think the big thought process for me was, 'Hey, try and hit a 3-wood like I did it on the 15th hole.' I was able to kind of copy that and I heard it nearly tried to go in for a 2, which obviously wasn't running through my mind".

Author: 0 Iron Mountain Incorporated (IRM) Is Forming Double Bottom at $34.50

About 1.55M shares traded. Iron Mountain Incorporated (NYSE: IRM ) has declined 7.75% since April 26, 2017 and is downtrending. IRM underperformed by 19.30% the S&P500. Therefore 50% are positive. (NASDAQ:TRIP) has "Hold" rating given on Thursday, August 3 by Jefferies. As per Wednesday , June 7, the company rating was downgraded by Deutsche Bank.

Sports Nashville Wins Game 2 in Double OT
Author: 0 Nashville Wins Game 2 in Double OT

This game was a was a thrilling affair from start to finish, but after an uo-and-down and yet scoreless first overtime period, Toby Enstrom, who finished as a minus-two on the night, made his second fateful error of the game by bungling a pinch at the Nashville blue line.

Sports Kingham perfect through 6 innings for Pirates in MLB debut
Author: 0 Kingham perfect through 6 innings for Pirates in MLB debut

In the first game of the April 25th doubleheader against the Tigers, Taillon had another abbreviated start, lasting three and two thirds innings while allowing seven runs to score. While it is nearly certainly a blip on the radar of the ultra talented Jameson Taillon , his most recent start against Detroit (and last week's start in Philadelphia) have been a complete turnaround from his fantastic start to the season.

Sports A pick-by-pick look at the 49ers' 2018 draft class
Author: 0 A pick-by-pick look at the 49ers' 2018 draft class

The 49ers filled a need that wasn't a need, or didn't seem like one before the draft . McGlinchey earned PFF College's No. 2 offensive tackle grade in 2017, and No. Brown is now recovering from shoulder surgery and expected to miss the team's offseason program, and his contract expires at the end of the upcoming season.

Sports Ronnie O'Sullivan loses to Ali Carter in heated second-round match
Author: 0 Ronnie O'Sullivan loses to Ali Carter in heated second-round match

In the 19th frame, with Carter leading and O'Sullivan clearly unhappy with some aspect of his opponent's approach, "the rocket" caught Carter with a slight shoulder as he made his was from the table. It was the latest in a long line of controversies in O'Sullivan's career which has spanned over 25 years and contained a host of retirement threats.

Sports Saina Nehwal, Prannoy ease to semis in Asia Badminton C'ship
Author: 0 Saina Nehwal, Prannoy ease to semis in Asia Badminton C'ship

Nehwal, who clinched a gold medal in the recently-concluded 21st edition of the Commonwealth Games, will now lock horns with World No 1 Tai Tzu Ying of Chinese Taipei in the semi-finals. The great deceiver that she is, Tai treated Chinese left-hander He Bingjiao with near-contempt in front of the latter's home crowds, to dish out a 21-14, 21-9 pummelling in just a minute over the half-hour mark.

Sports Katie Taylor dominates Victoria Bustos to become unified world champion
Author: 0 Katie Taylor dominates Victoria Bustos to become unified world champion

While Katie was unable to finish the fight, the result was never in doubt, and the judges ruled unanimously in favour of the 2012 Olympic gold medalist - with two judges scoring 99-91 in Taylor's favour while the third scored 98-92. "I'm there to fight anyone, any of the champions". "We sat in the office a year-and-a-half ago with a plan to become the undisputed world champion".

Sports Mourinho shifts blame on to Chelsea for selling Mo Salah
Author: 0 Mourinho shifts blame on to Chelsea for selling Mo Salah

The forward, who has dedicated lanterns created in his image, must decide whether to risk his physical condition or fail to observe "sawm" (fasting during Ramadan), one of the five pillars of Islam, for the sake of football. 'But he came as a young kid, physically he was not ready, mentally he was not ready, socially and culturally he was lost and everything was tough for him.

Sports Rockets blast off to 1-0 lead over Jazz
Author: 0 Rockets blast off to 1-0 lead over Jazz

BC-BKN-Jazz-Rockets, 1st Ld-Writethru, 760Harden's 41 points lead Rockets over Jazz in Game 1AP Photo TXES105, TXES102, TXES104, TXES106, TXES109, TXES118Eds: Rockets 110, Jazz 96. Donovan Mitchell is averaging 27.4 points and three assists while Joe Ingles is averaging 14.3 points and 3.9 rebounds. Utah, meanwhile, just didn't have the firepower to match Houston .

Author: 0 Malkin ruled out for Game 2 vs. Washington

A good chunk of Holtby's leg was indeed in the net, and certain replays did appear to show the puck over the goal-line. Sullivan added, "If we choose to put [Malkin] in the lineup [Sunday], he's going to play and we're going to try to put him in a position to play to his strengths and to be successful".

Sports Atletico Madrid Manager Diego Simeone Could Get Two-game Ban From UEFA
Author: 0 Atletico Madrid Manager Diego Simeone Could Get Two-game Ban From UEFA

Simeone is among the names being touted as the Frenchman's successor following last week's announcement that he'll be stepping down at the end of the season. "First recover, because the players have given a lot, and then see what we can do over there". "We knew if we did not score the second one it was important we did not concede".

Sports Palace ease relegation fears with 5-0 rout of 10-man Leicester
Author: 0 Palace ease relegation fears with 5-0 rout of 10-man Leicester

West Bromwich Albion kept alive their slender hopes of avoiding Premier League relegation with a 1-0 win against Newcastle , while Southampton beat Bournemouth 2-1 to breathe new life into their fight for survival. The Foxes were struggling to get into the game and, on 56 minutes, their task was made even harder by the sending-off of Marc Albrighton , after the wideman hauled down Zaha who was through on goal.

Sports Man City equal wins record, pass 100 goals
Author: 0 Man City equal wins record, pass 100 goals

Pep Guardiola has now seen his side score 13 goals here in three games; just three fewer than David Moyes has witnessed in almost six months traipsing back and forth to this ill-fated venue. The rest of the match was a procession for City as they strolled to a 30th win of the season, equalling the record for victories in a Premier League campaign.

Sports West rivals Dodgers, Giants set to play two
Author: 0 West rivals Dodgers, Giants set to play two

The Giants lead the season series 4-3, prior to Saturday. Chris Stratton (L, 2-2, 2.32 ERA) saw nine batters and needed 45 pitches to get through the first. Oddsmakers are listing San Francisco (+115) as the underdog to Los Angeles (-125). That one loss was a 15-2 home loss to the Nationals, but they bounced back on Friday night with a 6-4 win.

Sports I am judged differently, says Paul Pogba as midfielder slams critics
Author: 0 I am judged differently, says Paul Pogba as midfielder slams critics

Former Red Devils defender Neville believes Manchester United need to win the FA Cup to have a good season. The CEO, he knew that. This summer, I want clarity. There has been too much of that this season. And speaking in an exclusive interview with Sky Sports ahead of Manchester United's clash with Arsenal on Sunday, Pogba told Geoff Shreeves his performances for United are judged on goals and assists, a different criteria to other midfielders in the league.

Sports Fulmer, Palka lead White Sox to 8-0 victory over Royals
Author: 0 Fulmer, Palka lead White Sox to 8-0 victory over Royals

Anderson celebrated as he rounded the bases and Royals catcher Perez said something to him as he crossed the plate. The Royals loaded the bases in the first inning on walks to Salvador Perez and Jorge Soler sandwiched around a Lucas Duda single, but Jon Jay flied out to the right field warning track to end the threat.

Author: 0 'I think I'm judged differently, but it's good' says United's Paul Pogba

I still want to do my job in midfield. I am not young but I can still improve, learn and get more experience. "He told me about how running without the ball can make the difference in the game", Pogba explained. Over the past few months, the relationship between Pogba and Mourinho has been put under scrutiny after the Frenchman was dropped on a few occasions.

Sports In Historic Draft for Quarterbacks, the Position Remains a Mystery
Author: 0 In Historic Draft for Quarterbacks, the Position Remains a Mystery

He also plays with a lot of intensity and is the right size for the National Football League at 6 foot 5 and 281 pounds. Mayfield becomes the Browns' sixth quarterback selected in the first round of the NFL's modern era. He explains why Darnold is in a much more hard spot than Baker Mayfield in the audio above. Neither has the ideal size for the positions, especially Mayfield.

Sports Steelers draft Mason Rudolph to learn under Ben Roethlisberger
Author: 0 Steelers draft Mason Rudolph to learn under Ben Roethlisberger

The Steelers even drafted Biletnikoff Award victor James Washington , Rudolph's favorite target the last few seasons with the Cowboys . Okorafor is the third WMU player picked in Round 3 and first since defensive end Joel Smeenge went 71st overall to the New Orleans Saints in 1990.

Sports Celtic 5-0 Rangers
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Question marks were raised over the youngster's inclusion, with many expecting the experienced Leigh Girffiths to start up front. So with the final Old Firm match of the season concluded, and the Scottish title retained by Celtic , here are five things we learned.

Sports Tosun and Gueye strike as Everton down Mooy's Huddersfield
Author: 0 Tosun and Gueye strike as Everton down Mooy's Huddersfield

It's the reverse fixture of Sam Allardyce's first match in charge of the Blues, a 2-0 win that got his reign at Goodison Park off to a winning start and helped keep the team on course for safety from relegation following David Unsworth's parting victory over West Ham a few days before.

Sports Harvick rolls to first Talladega pole
Author: 0 Harvick rolls to first Talladega pole

Harvick won pole position for the first time since last September at Darlington. The change - could slow the cars by about 12 to 15 horsepower - will be in effect for both Saturday's qualifying sessions and Sunday's GEICO 500 . In nine starts this season, McMurray has finished in the top five once. "And with that is an opportunity as well, but we're certainly going to have to earn it".

Sports Azerbaijan: Vettel on pole, Hamilton is second
Author: 0 Azerbaijan: Vettel on pole, Hamilton is second

In that run, Ferrari made errors and Red Bull were not a serious threat. Vettel had looked in control for a comfortable win having led from pole and with a clear edge on Hamilton who started from second. "Last year's race threw up a podium that nobody could have predicted and, as is the way with street courses, we can once again expect the unexpected".

Sports Bellator 198 Results - Fedor Emelianenko Punishes Mir, Moves on in Grand Prix
Author: 0 Bellator 198 Results - Fedor Emelianenko Punishes Mir, Moves on in Grand Prix

After an intense opening in which Mir wobbled Fedor, the Russian legend quickly recovered and came up with a heavy left hand that sent Mir crashing to the canvas. "To tell you the truth, I believe that Chael is a good person, because when we meet each other in some place or in the hotel, we actually communicate in a very good and friendly manner".

Sports Louisville Football's Young picked in the sixth round by the LA Rams
Author: 0 Louisville Football's Young picked in the sixth round by the LA Rams

The 6-foot-4, 315-pound offensive lineman was drafted out of the University of ME, where he started 40 games for the Black Bears. "I definitely wanted to be able to incorporate the route-running and pass-catching in my game because I know it translates to the league", Kelly said on a conference call.

Sports Coroner: Former NASCAR driver James Hylton, son die in GA auto accident
Author: 0 Coroner: Former NASCAR driver James Hylton, son die in GA auto accident

He finished second in the points standings three times. He first worked with driver Rex White and eventually earned a spot on Ned Jarrett's crew during his championship years in the 1960s. He attempted to qualify for the 2007 Daytona 500 but did not make the field. "He was a schoolteacher, and James talked him into quitting and going racing with him".

Sports Stephen Curry 'Very Likely' To Play In Game 2
Author: 0 Stephen Curry 'Very Likely' To Play In Game 2

The Pelicans were guilty as charged in all three areas in the series opener. Stephen Curry sat out Game 1 of the Warriors' second round series against the Pelicans, but the Warriors expect him to play in Game 2. New Orleans love to get up and down and suck opposing teams to shootouts. Holiday nearly single-handedly took Damian Lillard out of the picture in the last series , and he will look to lock down Thompson in this round.

Sports Blues lose draft lottery, so Flyers have two first-round picks
Author: 0 Blues lose draft lottery, so Flyers have two first-round picks

The lottery settled one more selection with Philadelphia landing the 14th pick to complete a trade in which they sent Brayden Schenn to St. Louis in June. This year's draft will be held at Dallas on June 22-23. The last-place team has won the lottery to retain the No. 1 pick just seven times since the lottery was introduced in 1995.

Sports Chubb to Denver after Browns grab Ward
Author: 0 Chubb to Denver after Browns grab Ward

He's a guy we needed. He played a key role in Oregon's 2014 Rose Bowl-winning season and remained one of the more productive backs in the Pac-12 over the ensuing years when healthy. Freeman's selection officially ends the book on one of the best collegiate careers in OR history. "We couldn't be happier for Troy to hear his named called during the National Football League draft", Penn State coach James Franklin said.

Sports Oakland Raiders: Gruden using draft to strengthen trenches, as expected
Author: 0 Oakland Raiders: Gruden using draft to strengthen trenches, as expected

He was later cleared to play football, but teams still were concerned and took Hurst off the there draft broads, which is why he slipped to the fifth round. If Hurst heart condition does not affect his play the Raiders decision to draft him could go down as the biggest draft move of all time. The Raiders started the day Saturday by taking Wisconsin cornerback Nick Nelson with the 110th overall pick .

Author: 0 Patriots enter Day 3 of draft with five more picks

The Patriots still have two picks remaining in the draft - one at No. 243 overall and one at No. 250 overall. New England has a lot of running backs, they picked up Jeremy Hill last month from Cincinnati. While there's still some disappointment from how their season ended, a loss in the national championship to Alabama, Wynn and Michel are ready to turn the page and focus on their professional careers.

Sports What went wrong as Lightning get 'wakeup call' from Bruins' top line?
Author: 0 What went wrong as Lightning get 'wakeup call' from Bruins' top line?

Boston's top scoring line did not have many scoring chances, but it made of the most of the ones it had during the Bruins' 6-2 win Saturday in Game 1 of the Eastern Conference semifinals. As the blade lie in the crease, an immobilized Rask pleaded frantically to officials, waving for them to whistle play dead. His one-timers look like they were shot out of a sniper rifle.

Sports Kisner and Brown lead PGA Tour team event
Author: 0 Kisner and Brown lead PGA Tour team event

Things were even worse for the Chinese pair of Zhang Xinjun and Dou Zecheng, who shared the lead with Reavie and Glover after the first round. The two-player teams played four-ball on Saturday (as they did on Thursday) and will compete in foursomes, also known as alternate shot, on Sunday (as they did on Friday).

Sports Dallas Cowboys: 2018 NFL Draft grades for Day 2 picks
Author: 0 Dallas Cowboys: 2018 NFL Draft grades for Day 2 picks

The Cowboys have seven picks over the final four rounds on Saturday. They released Bryant, the franchise leader in touchdown catches, in a cost-cutting move this month. "I wanted to play defense and be on the defensive side of the ball". Dallas could use versatility on a line that struggled at times with injuries and ineffectiveness.

Sports Swansea City vs Chelsea Preview
Author: 0 Swansea City vs Chelsea Preview

Swansea have shown under Carvalhal that they can perform when they really need to against teams both above and below the Blues current position. After a season of tactical experiments, Conte seems to have found his winning formation, albeit potentially too late.

Sports One-handed LB Griffin joins twin on Seahawks
Author: 0 One-handed LB Griffin joins twin on Seahawks

I just couldn't hold it, ' he told ESPN . He will play alongside his twin brother, Shaquill Griffin, who was a third-round pick of the team previous year and started 11 games at cornerback. Griffin was named the defensive MVP of the Peach Bowl after recording 12 tackles, 3.5 tackles for loss and 1.5 sacks. He was interrupted when his brother, Seahawks cornerback Shaquill, ran over excitedly with Shaquem's cell phone, yelling, "Answer it!" Griffin impressed scouts not just with his ...

Author: 0 WWE Greatest Royal Rumble Reaction and Post-Show Recap Review

Daniel Bryan broke a Royal Rumble record in Jeddah when he stayed in the Greatest Royal Rumble match for one hour sixteen minutes and five seconds. Although he didn't win, the star made it to the final three and broke Rey Mysterio's previous 2006 Rumble match record (one hour, two minutes and 12 seconds) before being eliminated by Big Cass , who was then eliminated by the victor Strowman.

Sports Michael Owen states his prediction for Man United v Arsenal
Author: 0 Michael Owen states his prediction for Man United v Arsenal

The former Arsenal captain and France worldwide told Britain's The Times in an interview that he was "honoured" to have his name mentioned among the possible candidates to succeed Arsene Wenger as manager. Asked by reporters about a potential final meeting on the touchline with Mourinho ahead of Sunday's game, Wenger said to reporters, and possibly Jose himself: 'Don't push me into a final confrontation because I want to go peacefully.

Author: 0 Lewis Hamilton: Mercedes changed everything for Baku F1 qualifying

Ferrari's Sebastian Vettel grabbed his third consecutive pole position on Saturday as he beat arch-rival Lewis Hamilton to the top spot in the Azerbaijan Grand Prix. We've changed the vehicle again overnight and found even more performance". I didn't know what was going on around me, so when I then aborted the lap, came in and was told pole position, obviously I was quite happy - no, really happy.

Sports Chennai Super Kings Vs Mumbai Indians: Watson departs cheaply for 12
Author: 0 Chennai Super Kings Vs Mumbai Indians: Watson departs cheaply for 12

When the two sides met earlier in this year's league at the Wankhede stadium in Mumbai, CSK had pipped Mumbai Indians by one wicket and with a ball to spare. With five wins in six encounters, CSK is on a driver seat. The 20-year-old leggie Mayank Markande has been the find for MI and he has grabbed 10 wickets from six games.

Sports Tottenham fans react as Redknapp urges Spurs to re-sign Bale
Author: 0 Tottenham fans react as Redknapp urges Spurs to re-sign Bale

The Welshman was an unused substitute as Zinedine Zidane's side won the first leg of their semi-final 2-1 against Bayern Munich at the Allianz Arena. The report goes on to state that Perez is hopeful that the €70m fee will be a starting point for both players and that any potential bidding wars for Bale and Benzema will see that figure rise to nearer £100m.