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UMBC Beats Virginia

NCAA Tournament: First Round Scores, Day 2

Posted on 17 Mar, 2018, by in College Basketball

In a day filled with lower seed wins, none ring as louder as UMBC stunning Virginia, the first ever win by a #16 seed against a #1 seed, in what … More

Athletics World Championships – Day 2 Results, Gold & Medal Table

Posted on 23 Aug, 2015, by in Other Sport

The main event of possibly the competition was won by Usain Bolt, taking the 100 meters race once again with a 9.79 seconds sprint, barely beating the controversial Justin Gatlin. Jessica Ennis-Hill won the Women’s heptathlon once again, Joe Kovacs of the United States took gold in the men’s shot put and Pawel Fajdek won the gold medal in the men’s hammer throw. More

Swimming World Championships – Day 3 Gold Medalists

Posted on 4 Aug, 2015, by in Miscellaneous

A strong day for Australia with two gold medals – Emily Seebohm winning the women’s 100 meters backstroke, and Mitch Larkin taking the men’s 100 meters backstroke. Katie Ledecky brought gold for the United States and smashed the world record in the women’s 1500 meters freestyle. James Guy produced another British gold medal in the men’s 200 meters freestyle, while Yulia Yefimova closed the day with the first Russian gold, winning the women’s 100 meters breaststroke. More

Swimming World Championships – Day 2 Gold Medalists

Posted on 3 Aug, 2015, by in Miscellaneous

Two world records in finals, with Katinka Hosszu of Hungary winning the 200 meters individual medley by setting one, and Sarah Sjostrom of Sweden doing it for the second time in two days by winning the 100 meters butterfly. Adam Peaty of Great Britain, a world record holder, won a close one in the men’s 100 meters breaststroke, while Florent Manaudou of France claimed gold in the men’s 50 meters butterfly. More

NBA Summer League, Day 2 – Detroit Pistons Impressed With Stanley Johnson

Posted on 6 Jul, 2015, by in NBA

The 2015 NBA Summer league continues with a second day that showed us and the Detroit Pistons even more of what Stanley Johnson can do, another solid performance from Frank Kaminsky on the Charlotte Hornets and Justise Winslow delivering a game-winning assist for the Miami Heat. More

Copa America – Day 2 Predictions (Mexico vs Bolivia)

Posted on 12 Jun, 2015, by in Soccer

Day 2 of the 2015 Copa America remains a one-match evening, as Mexico play Bolivia to complete the picture of Group A, in what should be a very one-sided affair. More

2014 World Cup – Day 2 Results & Table

Posted on 13 Jun, 2014, by in Soccer

Day 2 of the 2014 World Cup brought us the sensational result from group B as the Netherlands crushed Spain 5-1 with braces from Robin van Persie and Arjen Robben. Chile also won in that group, beating Australia 3-1, while Mexico capped things off in Group A with an impressive 1-0 win over Cameroon which wasn’t as close as the scoreline might suggest. More

2014 World Cup – Day 2 Predictions (Spain vs Netherlands, Mexico vs Cameroon, Chile vs Australia)

Posted on 13 Jun, 2014, by in Soccer

The second day of the 2014 World Cup isn’t just about the Group B headliner and a rematch of the previous final between Spain and the Netherlands, but also gives us the second match in Group A which should be enjoyable as Mexico play against Cameroon while we also have somewhat dark horse candidate Chile playing against Australia. More

NBA – Day 2 Scores & Standings

Posted on 31 Oct, 2013, by in NBA

With 14 games, the NBA had it’s real opening night a day late, as the Miami Heat lost for the first time this season to the surprising Philadelphia 76ers, while the Dwight Howard project in Houston for the Rockets began quite well, beating the Charlotte Bobcats without too many problems. More

Gold Medal Winners on Day 2 of the 2012 Summer Olympics

Posted on 29 Jul, 2012, by in Other Sport

Dana Vollmer set a new world record, one of two on the day in the pool, winning the 100 meters butterfly competition, while France and South Africa took gold in the pool as well with the French overtaking Ryan Lochte and the United States in the final meters of the relay race, while China had another good day with gold medals in diving (as always) and shooting and Marianne Voss of the Netherlands won the most dramatic gold of the day in the Women’s road race. More