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Three share top spot after 2 rounds at St. Jude Classic

Phil Mickelson was also in the mix on Sunday, but veered off track with a triple-bogey on the 12th hole to trickle back. He played a bogey-free round on Sunday, usually avoiding trouble after the fir...

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Real Madrid's Cristiano Ronaldo accused of tax evasion

This involved a "voluntary" failure to comply with his tax obligations in Spain , the statement from the office's economic crimes section said. Additionally, Gestifute , the company that represe...

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Oklahoman columnist calls Kevin Durant's title with Warriors a 'trophy wife'

Some reports have suggested James, the best player on the planet, may head to California to join the Lakers or Clippers in 2018, likely bringing talented players along in an effort to topple the Warri...

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Fowler leads US Open

Jason Day , with two triple bogeys, shot a 79. Rory McIlroy joked earlier in the week that anyone who couldn't hit such wide fairways "might as well pack your bags and go home ". The US Golf Asso...

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Brooke Henderson stumbles late, keeps Meijer LPGA lead

Brooke Henderson stumbles late, keeps Meijer LPGA lead

Her approach on the par-4 17th rolled down a hill and she two-putted. "I felt great from the start", the 19-year-old Henderson, already a triple victor on the LPGA circuit, told reporters. "I feel...

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Champions Trophy 2017: India vs Pakistan mega-final; 7 must know facts

Former Pakistan captain Zaheer Abbas while stating that Pakistan have bright chances of winning against arch-rivals India in Sunday's Champions Trophy final, has held out hope that Sarfraz Ah...

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Johnson arrival at Erin Hills delayed as fiancee due to give birth

The former U.S. Open champ discoursed how he keeps up his own self-image. The last six majors - including Johnson's maiden US Open victory - have been won by players who had never won a major befo...

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Manchester United can seal Eric Dier transfer for £50million

According to the report, Mourinho would rather sign a midfielder with Premier League experience as he bids to transform his Manchester United side into title contenders for next season. The 23-year-...

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Will Michael Phelps swim against a Great White during Discovery's Shark Week?

Will Michael Phelps swim against a Great White during Discovery's Shark Week?

But he has one competition left to win. The logistics of how this will work are still unclear, but the event itself is pretty self-explanatory, and Discovery bills it as one "so monumental no one ha...

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LeBron James: 'I Don't Believe I've Played for a Superteam'

LeBron James: 'I Don't Believe I've Played for a Superteam'

He is no stranger to the Olympics, as he has played in several of the US basketball teams, carrying them to the gold. While James said fans shouldn't expect to see him in the competition - it's st...

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McIlroy motivated by 'busy summer' after missing US Open cut

Masters champion Sergio Garcia said he was happy to be in the hunt at the U.S. Open and that his chances of adding a second successive major would improve if the course toughened up in the upcomin...

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Paul Casey shares US Open lead after birdie run

Paul Casey shares US Open lead after birdie run

World number two McIlroy meanwhile - who earlier in the week had advised players unable to hit the fairways to "pack their bags" - was left at five-over-par after a second round 71. His game showed so...

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Andre Wisdom joins Derby

Andre Wisdom joins Derby

Last month Rowett admitted that Derby were interested in a deal for Wisdom but feared that the valuation of Anfield officials may have priced them out of a deal. Wisdom had a loan spell at Derby in th...

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Mohammad Amir likely to be fit for final

A nine-wicket loss to India in the Champions Trophy semifinals on Thursday tamed the Tigers in their first appearance in the last four of an ICC tournament. Bowling with the new ball, Raees took...

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Lewis Hamilton wins in Canada

Bottas said: "As a team we really needed this one-two to get the points and I am very proud of this team and what they have done since Monaco". Lewis Hamilton has vowed to deliver a Floyd Mayweath...

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Warriors celebrate NBA title with parade through Oakland

Roughly 1.5 million people are believed to have attended the day's festivities. One pregnant fan even painted the Warriors' logo on her stomach. The team rode buses along the parade route before p...

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Fowler leads US Open after firing first-round 65

They were three shots clear of anyone else. Fowler had led by one overnight courtesy of a stunning 65 and, although he was joined on seven under by Paul Casey before beginning his second round, ...

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US Open 2017: Rory McIlroy, Jason Day to miss cut

US Open 2017: Rory McIlroy, Jason Day to miss cut

Or Rory McIlroy , who drove the No. 2 green, made eagle and then saw everything go haywire from there in shooting 78. That group doesn't even include golfers such as Adam Scott , who registered an...

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Fowler and Koepka slug it out at US Open

Fowler and Koepka slug it out at US Open

They were three shots clear of anyone else. Day one of the 2017 U.S. Open is in the books. And it doesn't stop there. After his round, McIlroy , who hit just five fairways to tie for last in ...

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Owen Farrell a doubt for first Lions Test

Owen Farrell a doubt for first Lions Test

Replacements: 16-Ken Owens, 17-Jack McGrath, 18-Kyle Sinckler, 19-Iain Henderson, 20-Sam Warburton, 21-Greig Laidlaw, 22-Owen Farrell, 23-Elliot Daly. And it will be one the Lions will feel they re...

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Next season's Premier League fixtures have been released

Next season's Premier League fixtures have been released

Spurs have a testing end to October with a home match against Liverpool on October 21 before travelling to Manchester United a week later. Tottenham's first Premier League match at Wembley sees Chel...

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McIlroy, Day try to make up ground, make cut at US Open

McIlroy, Day try to make up ground, make cut at US Open

But under sunny skies Erin Hills looked more friend than foe with 44 golfers breaking par setting a record for the opening round of a U.S. Open . Certainly after Jason Day's disastrous 7-over-p...

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McIlroy misses back-to-back cuts at US Open

McIlroy misses back-to-back cuts at US Open

Pardon the gallows humor. He also joined McIlroy (2011 at Congressional) and Tiger Woods (2000 at Pebble Beach) as the only players to shoot 66 or better in the opening round without a bogey. We saw M...

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Larson, Truex take top 2 spots in Michigan qualifying

Larson, Truex take top 2 spots in Michigan qualifying

They went a step further on freeing it up for the final round and the "Cars 3" Chevy drove good. "I wish we could have gotten our first pole of the year today, but we'll keep plugging away at it". Cli...

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Mickelson withdraws from US Open

Mickelson withdraws from US Open

Lurking at 5-under was a pack including young South Korean Kim Si-woo, who recovered from an early bogey by stringing together three straight birdies through the turn on the way to a 2-under 70. "It's...

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Inspired by Fowler, Casey revels in fun round at Erin Hills

Open, was expected to add to that hard-man reputation. Countryman Marc Leishman had a much better day at Erin Hills, finishing on four-under after an impressive 68. Remarkably, given McIlroy's sup...

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Tigers tamed: Bangladesh disappoints in biggest match

Tigers tamed: Bangladesh disappoints in biggest match

If asked, I will say that the prayers of the fans and God have won them the games. While oozing with skill, Pakistan lacks discipline, composure and the ability to handle pressure - something that m...

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Ward, Kovalev do it again in light heavyweight title bout

Ward, Kovalev do it again in light heavyweight title bout

Kovalev believes he over-trained for the Ward fight and ran out of gas. I don't have any more patience remaining left. They've put a line through his chances to cause an upset inside-the-distance howe...

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Del Potro withdraws from Queen's tournament due to injury

With a semi-final finish at the recently finished Roland Garros . "And then the young guys, [Nick] Kyrgios, Raonic, Zverev, are improving all the time; Novak is always going to be tough, so I think...

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Coli bacteria found in drinking water at US Open

Fowler only had a one-shot lead over Paul Casey , who started eagle-birdie, and Xander Schauffele, a rookie on the PGA Tour who is playing his first major championship. Opens but finished runner-up i...

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West Ham ready to abandon interest in Manchester United ace Chris Smalling

The 24-year-old managed just 16 starts in all competitions last season with the likes of Karim Benzema and Cristiano Ronaldo ahead of him in the pecking order so with a World Cup coming up next summ...

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Fowler Leads Open After First Day

Chasing his first major title, 28-year-old Fowler equalled the lowest opening score relative to par in US Open history, joining Jack Nicklaus and Tom Weiskopf, who both shot 7-under 63s at Baltu...

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Fowler leads US Open as Day struggles

Fowler leads US Open as Day struggles

The hottest man on the course was unquestionably Hideki Matsuyama, who bounced back from his first-round 74 by birdieing six of his first eight holes on Friday to sit five off the lead. He says the gr...

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Konta through to semis in Nottingham

Konta through to semis in Nottingham

Meanwhile, British number three Naomi Broady moved into the last eight of the Aegon Trophy on her home court in Manchester. The top seed won five of the next six games, seeing three match points go ...

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Johnson agrees to 3-year extension with Hendrick Motorsports

Now in his 15th season with Hendrick as a full-time Cup driver, Johnson has reportedly agreed to stay with the team until 2020. "My relationship with Lowe's, Hendrick Motorsports and all of my tea...

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Didier Deschamps hails fabulous Real Madrid gaffer Zinedine Zidane

Didier Deschamps hails fabulous Real Madrid gaffer Zinedine Zidane

Jose Mourinho's side won the Community Shield and EFL Cup before finishing the campaign with a 2-0 win over Ajax in the Europa League final, a result that saw them lift the trophy for the first time a...

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US Open spectator dies at Erin Hills

The Victorian went to grab hit putter out of the bag when he didn't even need it. Willett shot a 9-over 81 in the first round and then withdrew before his tee time in the second round. The defending...

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Fowler leads US Open on day of highs and lows

Open has always been famed for its toughness and Erin Hills was expected to add to that hard-man reputation. "You don't get many rounds at the U.S. That still didn't appear to be almost enough. ...

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Atletico to offer Griezmann new contract as Manchester United cool interest

Atletico to offer Griezmann new contract as Manchester United cool interest

Atletico Madrid's 26-year-old French worldwide striker, Antoine Griezmann on Sunday ruled out leaving the Spanish club. Atletico Madrid's transfer ban was upheld by the Court of Arbitration for...

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Penguins Arrive In Pittsburgh After Winning Stanley Cup

Penguins Arrive In Pittsburgh After Winning Stanley Cup

Boughner spent the last two seasons as an assistant coach in San Jose under former Panthers coach Peter DeBoer, who said the Sharks hate to lose him given his contributions. This team was different,...

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