Tokyo Olympics: Austrian Math PhD Anna Kiesenhofer Shocks Favourites In Olympics Women’s Cycling Road Race

Austrian mathematician Anna Kiesenhofer claimed a shock gold in a women’s Olympic road race on Sunday that saw veteran Dutchwoman Annemiek van Vleuten mistakenly think she had won. The 30-year-old national time trial champion Kiesenhofer, who holds a doctorate in applied maths from the Polytechnic University of Catalonia having also studied at Vienna and Cambridge Universities, held her nerve after a long breakaway that the main peloton never managed to reel in. Van Vleuten made up for a horrific crash at the Rio Games in 2016 with silver,…

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Tokyo Olympics: Australia shocks Argentina, Richarlison nets 3 for Brazil

Two-time Olympic men’s soccer champion Argentina was stunned 2-0 by Australia in their opening game at the Tokyo Games on Thursday. In its first Olympic game since 2008, Australia took the lead through Lachlan Wales’ tap-in the 14th minute at the Sapporo Dome. Argentina had Francisco Ortega sent off after being booked twice late in the first half. Marco Tilio then secured the victory in the 80th, just a minute after coming off the bench. Australia is top of Group C ahead Egypt and Spain, who drew 0-0 in the…

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Nadal shocks fans with Wimbledon and Olympics withdrawal

Nadal shocks fans with Wimbledon and Olympics withdrawal Rafael Nadal has made the hugely surprising announcement that he will neither play at Wimbledon nor this summer’s Tokyo Olympics.  The 20-time champion will not compete at Wimbledon for the first time since 2016 while the last Olympics where the Spaniard did not take part was all the way back in 2004. “Hi all, I have decided not to participate at this year’s Championships at Wimbledon and the Olympic Games in Tokyo,” a statement released on Twitter reads. “It’s never an easy…

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Messi wants Neymar reunion at Barcelona + HUGE Champions League shocks! ► Daily News

On Today’s Daily News – Messi still wants Neymar to return to Barcelona, UCL newcomers Atalanta and RB Leipzig keep the dream alive, Ronaldo appoints the future of football, a transfer round up and the Onefootball power rankings! ► Liked the video? Let us know by subscribing to our channel: http://bit.ly/SubscribeToOnefootball ► Liked it a lot? Download our app: http://bit.ly/2GeDHEK Onefootball is the world’s most comprehensive football app and is available free on iOS, Android and Windows Phone! ► Check our website: https://www.onefootball.com/en ► Like us on Facebook: http://bit.ly/1YpT8ud ►…

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