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Dustin Johnson: Timing of baby 'worked out' perfectly for US Open schedule

Who will win the 2017 U.S. Open? Niebrugge is from Wisconsin, now playing some solid golf on the Mackenzie Tour and qualified without a practice round in Tacoma, Washington a few weeks ago. I'm here...

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Barack Obama texted Kevin Durant to congratulate him on winning the Finals

It's easier said than done, obviously, but that's the goal. A lot of these guys beat the odds and came out and played a great brand of basketball and put the team first. "The way that he embraced th...

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Joe Root bids to learn from Champions Trophy agony

Joe Root bids to learn from Champions Trophy agony

Where will the India Vs Bangladesh , 2nd semi-final ICC Champions Trophy 2017 match be played? Hasan, who was belted for 70 runs in his 10 overs by India in Pakistan's opening game of the...

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Cristiano Ronaldo 'outraged' and determined to leave Real Madrid

Press Association Sport understands the 32-year-old feels he is being singled out for disproportionate treatment after prosecutors accused him of defrauding the authorities of 14.7million euros (£12.8...

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Schauffele climbs leaderboard in first career major

The Washington Ozaukee Public Health Department identified E. coli bacteria in a drinking water sample collected from one hydration station near hole number 12 at the U.S. You can not play this golf c...

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Ronaldo attracting the headlines after report he might leave

Hertha were quick to open up their doors to four-time Ballon d'Or victor Ronaldo with a playful offer posted on social media. Cristiano Ronaldo , battling accusations of tax evasion and speculation...

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Daniel Berger defends FedEx St Jude Classic title in Memphis

Berger's 17-foot birdie putt on No. 15 put him ahead for good and he finished at 10-under 270. Munoz, whose late charge on Thursday gave him a share of the first-round lead with Cink, Scott Brown ...

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House Majority Whip Steve Scalise remains in critical, but doctors are optimistic

The congressman is still in critical condition in the ICU, but his doctors are staying optimistic. But he will remain in the hospital for "a considerable period of time " and faces additional operati...

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Erin Hills didn't put up much of a fight on day one

It didn't get any better when he made the green. Prior to the tournament, the 28-year-old Northern Irishman had defended the severity of the rough, saying the fairways were "the widest played at a ...

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Former Pakistan opener Aamer Sohail alleges foul play in ongoing Champions Trophy

Mustafizur, arguably Bangladesh's top bowler, went for almost 9 per over in finishing with 53 runs off his six overs. Bringing on the slingy side-arm darts of Kedar Jadhav proved an inspired move,...

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'Awesome' week for DJ: birth of son, Open prep

Johnson heads into the defence of the U.S. Open as clear favourite to become the first golfer since fellow American Curtis Strange to win back-to-back titles in 1989. "The biggest issue was to be t...

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ICC Champions Trophy 2017: Fans await India-Pakistan final on June 18

The opening duo of Rohit Sharma and Shikhar Dhawan once again displayed their class, giving team India a ideal start. India won against Bangladesh by easily reaching the target of 265 runs...

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Ulster trio included in British Lions starting team to face Highlanders

Anthony Watson, brought on as a makeshift full back after injury to Stuart Hogg, was excellent, and so were Farrell and scrum half Conor Murray . Not only has it injected some self-belief but the m...

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Draymond Green makes fun of Cavaliers during parade

NBA Finals MVP Kevin Durant rode on a different bus with his mom. LEBRON JAMES: Well, I'm not happy he won his first. In the third straight #Nba Finals that these teams have played each other...

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Zlatan Ibrahimovic to be released by Manchester United

Zlatan Ibrahimovic to be released by Manchester United

Negotiations with Real Madrid have taken place this week, with United's first offer of £52 million turned down as the Champions League winners value him significantly higher at £78 million. The ex-Swe...

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AB de Villiers to lead South Africa in T20I series against England

Amidst this, he announced his eagerness to continue with the captain's role as he believes he is a "good captain". Chasing a lowly target of 192, the defending champions lost two wickets and crossed...

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117th US Open Championship at Erin Hills: Round 2

Open or Fox Sports, and said that the pilot had been injured. They were three shots clear of anyone else. The cut fell at one over par to leave the entire field separated by just eight shots. It was...

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Day done, McIlroy also likely to miss US Open cut

Fowler tees off his second round in the afternoon. Koepka had the lead until he turned a birdie chance into a bogey on the par-5 first hole after making the turn. On Friday, his trusty putter showed...

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Curry, Durant committed to keeping Warriors on top

I've been so lucky to be part of so many championship teams as a player and now as a coach, and it never gets old", Kerr said after Monday's win. "We learned from everything we've been through",...

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NBA champion Warriors undecided on potential White House visit

NBA fans on Twitter didn't forget and have been rubbing it in after "the king's" fifth NBA Finals loss. "I'm picturing this scene where I go in and say, 'Hey everybody, everyone be quiet, let's...

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Logjam At Top of US Open Leaderboard After Round 2

Paul Casey , Tommy Fleetwood , Brian Harman and Brooks Koepka are out in front on seven under par. As for Day , he entered this week with a stellar track record at the U.S. The last major he ...

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India, Pakistan to battle for ICC Champions Trophy 2017 crown

Their turnabout has been magnificent. Reacting to the allegations of Aamir and Harbhajan Singh, Sourav Ganguly, reacting to the announcement of Ganguly, said this is not the first occasion when that...

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Sohail accuses Pakistan of fixing CT matches

Sohail accuses Pakistan of fixing CT matches

Pakistan has fared better at the Champions Trophy - where it has two wins from four clashes - but India has the current form on the board following their monster 124-run win in the pair's opening...

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'Not much needs to change for Pak final'

But maybe from the ball we have been six, seven runs short. "We are just going to play it like any other game". If you play me as a part-timer, you'll find it hard. Losing two wickets to an occasion...

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Fowler leads on day of subpars and sobs

Fowler started on No. 1 made the turn at 2 under after a pair of birdies. England's Paul Casey used a sizzling run of five birdies in a row ending at the par-four third, his 12th hole, to grab a s...

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Hull City: 'No Leicester City offer made for Eldin Jakupovic'

Hull City: 'No Leicester City offer made for Eldin Jakupovic'

Speculation surfaced on Friday morning to suggest a deal was close but Hull have released a statement insisting they have received no offers for the player. "Contrary to a report in the media, the c...

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Aamer Sohail clarifies Sarfraz 'did nothing special' remark post backlash

Aamer Sohail clarifies Sarfraz 'did nothing special' remark post backlash

However, the Pakistan team's impressive turnaround has left Sohail unimpressed and he asserted that "external factors" helped them to reach the final. In response to the anger, Sohail chose to "clarif...

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McIlroy, Day try to make up ground at US Open

Open to reach yet another goal in his surging career. Yet while Fowler and Casey thrived, defending champion Dustin Johnson , world number two Rory McIlroy and world number three Jason Day ...

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Champions Trophy: Eoin Morgan drops Jonny Bairstow hint ahead of Pakistan clash

Champions Trophy: Eoin Morgan drops Jonny Bairstow hint ahead of Pakistan clash

Despite staunch backing from the team management, especially skipper Eoin Morgan , Roy has struggled to make any notable contribution in his three innings at the Champions Trophy so far, getting ou...

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Murray Aims for Record Win at Queen's Club

Murray Aims for Record Win at Queen's Club

Haas, a two-time Halle champion who hadn't beaten his good friend since the 2012 final in Halle, improved to 4-13 against Federer, who hadn't played since winning the Miami Open in early April. Illn...

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Four-way tie at US Open as big guns crash out

But his stay was short-lived, giving the stroke right back with a bogey at the next hole followed by a triple bogey at par-five 14th. The fiery blimp crash became the big news of the day, but late...

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Golden State Warriors: 5 things we want to see at the parade

The 7-foot (2.13 m) small forward and 2017 Finals MVP has said that after his controversial decision leave the Oklahoma City Thunder and join the Warriors last offseason, he is not eager to move aga...

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Democrats win annual baseball game with special meaning

In addition to Scalise, a police officer, a congressional aide and a lobbyist were shot on Wednesday morning when a man opened fire as the Republican lawmakers practiced for the game in the Washing...

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McIlroy and Day get the weekend off

Right behind was a trio of players that included Rickie Fowler, who went 28 holes before making his first bogey and then went three holes without making a par. "And I've been very light on competitive...

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GOP Lawmaker Scalise Still Critical Though Doctors `Encouraged'

These guys were out at dawn - no doubt enjoying the camaraderie and the warm morning air - trying to sharpen their baseball skills in preparation for the Congressional Baseball Game at Nationals Par...

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LeBron James' legacy secure despite Finals loss to Warriors

LeBron James' legacy secure despite Finals loss to Warriors

League sources told ESPN earlier this month that Durant , who holds a player option for the 2017-18 season, is willing to take less to help retain the core of the team. "It's different just because ...

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Bangladesh set India 265-run target to enter Champions Trophy final

Jadhav, who was handed the ball for the first time in the tournament, deceived Tamim with a straight delivery which the southpaw failed to read and instead lost his leg stump while attempting a cross-...

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The real reason the Golden State Warriors took Game 3: Klay Thompson

The real reason the Golden State Warriors took Game 3: Klay Thompson

Trailing by two in the final minute, Kevin Durant - the star player in a series where all of the Warriors stars have played up to their billing - grabbed a defensive rebound, dribbled up court, pu...

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Top Three Miss Cut At US Open As Four Others Share Lead

Open Championship broadcast crashed in an open field approximately a half-mile from the Erin Hills golf course, at approximately 11:15 a.m". The U.S. Harman was the first left-handed victor of the...

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NBA champ Warriors give Oakland something to celebrate

NBA champ Warriors give Oakland something to celebrate

The Warriors' Andre Iguodala was less subtle, when asked before his team's title-clinching win Monday about a potential trip to Trump's White House. "Frankly, I think it's why Trump couldn't be more...

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