Some days, no matter how hard you try, training just doesn’t happen.
You feel lethargic, out of sync, out of touch and just … out of it really. 544 more words
Nearly eight months after tearing his Achilles tendon, Kobe Bryant will make his return against the Toronto Raptors on Sunday. Replacing his 27.3 points per game from last year hasn’t been an issue thus far through 19 games (10-9 record), as nine different players average at least eight points. 556 more words
UK Sport is determined to ensure Great Britain becomes the first host nation in recent memory to deliver more medals at the following Olympic Games. Medal hauls for countries that have just staged the event usually plummet next time round but UK Sport is confident it can improve on the success of 2012 by taking home at least 66 medals from Rio 2016, one more than British athletes won in London. 222 more words
The winners of next year’s World Cup will receive $35m as part of the $576m prize money up for grabs in Brazil.
There will be $5m more at stake for the winning team, while the overall prize pot has gone up 37 per cent from the $420m on offer at the 2010 finals in South Africa. 164 more words