Russell Wilson is sticking around with the Seattle Seahawks. Wilson tweeted Friday morning that he has agreed to a four-year contract extension with the Seahawks, keeping him with the franchise that took him in the third round of the 2012 draft and watched him become one of the most successful young quarterbacks in NFL history. ”Blessed to be w/ this organization for 4 more years! Can’t wait to get on
The Brazilian government’s most recent data on water pollution in Rio de Janeiro show that water near where triathletes are preparing to compete this weekend is ”unfit” for swimming. The designation, based on fecal bacteria levels, is available on the website of the Rio de Janeiro environmental agency. The most recent pollution reading at Copacabana Beach was taken from a sample this past Monday.
Now, Beijing will be the first do it – and in the span of just 14 years. The Chinese capital was awarded the 2022 Winter Olympics on Friday, beating Kazakh rival Almaty 44-40 in a surprisingly close vote marred by technical problems, taking the games back to the city that hosted the summer version in 2008. Beijing was seen by the International Olympic Committee as a secure, reliable choice that
Top British sprinter Richard Kilty says he is willing to bet £30,000 that he can outpace Arsenal speedsters Hector Bellerin and Theo Walcott over any distance they fancy.
Samingarry is on course to take his chance in the bet365 Gold Cup at Sandown on the final day of the National Hunt season.
Nottingham Forest chairman and owner Fawaz Al Hasawi insists he has no intention of selling the club and has called for unity for the remainder of the campaign.
Three-time BMX world champion Shanaze Reade is moving back to the track to train with the Great Britain team.
Manchester United’s Angel di Maria could be used in a swap deal with former club Real Madrid this summer, according to Terry Gibson.
Ipswich will assess the fitness of Luke Varney ahead of the visit of Cardiff to Portman Road.
Brighton can welcome back skipper Gordon Greer from suspension when they host Huddersfield.
Stuart Crawford could call upon the services of Tony McCoy to partner Yes Tom in the Coral Scottish Grand National at Ayr on Saturday.
Justin Rose is looking forward to the rest of 2015 after kick-starting his season with a fine performance at the Masters.
Novak Djokovic, Rafael Nadal and Roger Federer are among the star names to sign up for the 2015 International Premier Tennis League.