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Harman takes US Open lead after day three

Thirty-two players had sub-par rounds on Saturday, the most ever for the third round. He can erase that tag Sunday. Reed, who beat Rory McIlroy in the first singles contest at Hazeltine a year a...

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Ross Moriarty ruled out of British and Irish Lions tour

Gatland added that his side had been under pressure after the patchy performances, which included 22-16 loss to the Auckland Blues and a 23-22 defeat by the Otago Highlanders last Tuesday. But at t...

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US Open snippets from third round at Erin Hills

Coming into the third round on Saturday at Erin Hills, Justin Thomas wasn't one of those players putting up exceptionally low numbers, however. As good as that round was, Thomas has not run away w...

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The first real midweek team selected

But while they will recognise that the Lions are gelling into a powerful unit who will not be rolled over, they will not be fearful of their attacking prowess amid continued barbs about coach Warre...

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Casey overcomes triple-bogey at US Open

That means the world's top three players will miss the weekend for the first time in a major since the Official World Golf Ranking was established in 1986. McIlroy is headed for the Travelers Cham...

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US Open social round-up: Record-breaker Thomas steals show, holes incredible putt

Casey remained at the top of the leaderboard despite temporarily falling off Friday morning when he struggled through a stretch that included two bogeys and a triple bogey. Meanwhile, Graeme McDowell...

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Johnny Miller: Justin Thomas' 63 not as good as mine

ERIN, Wisconsin A crowded leaderboard missing most of golf's big names has set the stage for a wide open run for the U.S. Open trophy as third-round play got underway on Saturday at a steamy Erin Hi...

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JB Holmes one shot back at US Open

QUOTEWORTHY: "I'm not here on the weekend, so it's unfortunate". Despite two total bogeys in the round, he was still in the hunt for the lowest round under-par in US Open history (8-under, set by J...

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Justin Thomas' historic US Open day included a circus putt

Justin Thomas and Charley Hoffman have joined 36-hole leaders Paul Casey , Brooks Koepka , Brian Harman and Tommy Fleetwood at 7 under. The last time Day missed a cut in a major was the 2...

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Why a fairy-tale Cristiano Ronaldo return is still on the cards

Why a fairy-tale Cristiano Ronaldo return is still on the cards

The Portuguese star told his worldwide team-mates that he wanted out of Real Madrid , likely because of the €14.7 million he's accused of not paying to the Spanish tax authorities. "All I can say is ...

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Five way tie at top of US Open leaderboard; Fowler one back

The bunched leaderboard consists of four players tied at the top: Englishman Paul Casey and Tommy Fleetwood , and Americans Brian Harman and Brooks Koepka . If only he had hit the fairways. ...

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Sarfraz's uncle to support India

Sarfraz's uncle to support India

Hasan lives here with his family. Salman is an engineering student in Lucknow and he stays in touch with his cousin through What'sApp. Sohail concludes the message with good wishes for Sarfaraz. "...

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Justin Thomas shoots 63, trails Brian Harman by one at US Open

In a stunning display of golf, Justin Thomas broke the record for lowest score to par in U.S. Open history during his third round at Erin Hills. The final-hole struggle was in marked contrast to h...

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US Open: Thomas tickled pink over his 63

Players again took full advantage of a softened Erin Hills layout on Saturday, the course left defenceless by overnight rain and only a slight breeze. I have no idea what tomorrow is going to be like....

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Lions send message to All Blacks ahead of test series

Lions seldom created try-scoring chances. Up front the scrum was good and the line-out in the game was excellent. Obviously outstanding in the second half. Leigh Halfpenny's ideal haul of 20 points ...

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CWS: Oregon State comes back to win opener

CWS: Oregon State comes back to win opener

Garrido said the Beavers compare favorably to the dominant Southern California teams of the early 1970s, the Texas teams of the mid-1970s and early '80s, and his '95 Fullerton squad that went 57-9, wo...

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British and Irish Lions v Maori All Blacks updates and analysis

Yet it would be Itoje that the Lions had to thank in the final minute of the half as he latched onto the ball to win a crucial penalty when the Lions were camped 10 metres off their own line, alth...

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Pakistan fans attack Sourav Ganguly's vehicle

Yes it is a big, high-profile contest but not enough to intimidate someone. "How?", Ganguly was quoted as saying by India Today. The fans formed a huddle all around the auto which had Ganguly in the d...

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Gatland time running out - Hansen

Gatland time running out - Hansen

The Lions are waiting on the fitness of England outside-half Owen Farrell, who is battling to be fit for the first Test. Tackles were also missed, but New Zealand still kept Samoa scoreless in w...

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Justin Thomas sets single round record at US Open

Justin Thomas had a round for the ages Saturday at the U.S. Open. With 12 players within two shots of the lead, the U.S. Open leaderboard could see a lot of changes on what is known as "moving day"...

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Kohli impressed by Pakistan turnaround

The neighbouring countries have moved on from years of political conflicts but emotions will run high as millions of supporters around the world watch the first major cricket final between the teams...

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Justin Thomas shoots 63 in third round at US Open

Who will survive the toughest test of the... He just missed an eagle at the par-5 seventh after a long putt rolled just wide of the cup. Brain Harman has a one-shot lead at 12 under. "The finish was...

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Justin Thomas sets Open scoring record with 9-under 63

Then again, none of the top 16 on the leaderboard has ever won a major. KEY STATISTIC: In 116 U.S. Opens to date , only six players had ever reached 10 under or better. "Did you hit it good?" ask...

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No one thought Pakistan will reach the final, says proud Sarfraz

It was an outcome which confounded nearly all predictions after England had breezed through the group stages - while Pakistan began their campaign with a landslide defeat against India and sneaked i...

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Brian Harman sits atop a crowded US Open leaderboard after third round

He had no explanation or theory on why the top three players in the world would not be around for the weekend - the first time since the Official World Golf Ranking debuted in 1986 that the top three ...

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Fleetwood pictures changed life with Open win

He'll head home to spend time with his son, River Jones Johnson, who was born Monday. With only eight shots separating top to bottom going into the weekend, someone from way back has a chance to mak...

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Favourites India wary of maverick Pakistan in high-octane final

Cricket captain Virat Kohli , who is leading the men-in-blue for the first time in a major International Cricket Council ( ICC) tournament , wished his hockey counterparts the best ahead of the marqu...

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DUP pact could jeopardise peace deal, warns Major

Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn turned Mrs May's election slogans against her, claiming a link-up between the Tories and DUP would be a "coalition of chaos". But the other Stormont parties have warned tha...

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Golden State's Firepower Too Much for Cleveland

Golden State's Firepower Too Much for Cleveland

Cleveland was physical on defense. Once again, the role players around the Cavs didn't step up like they needed to. The Warriors , who are on an National Basketball Association record 15-0 pla...

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Rick Barry: Kevin Durant's Finals performance 'one of the best ever'

The Golden State Warriors twirled T-shirts over their heads and waved to the crowd from atop double-decker buses as blue and yellow confetti rained down on them during a parade Thursday to celebrate...

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Louis Oosthuizen makes early move at US Open

Open that are stress-free", Fowler said. On a wild day of highs and lows - and even a commercial blimp that crashed and caught fire outside the golf course during the round - Fowler emerged with...

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Top 3 miss US Open cut, 4-way tie for the lead

Two others with Cowboys connections missed the cut of 1-over 145: Peter Uihlein (2-over ) and Alex Noren (5 over). Jon Rahm . Justin Rose . "I took advantage of it the last few days". Fleetwood, s...

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Koepka unsurprised by Thomas record

Joined by Americans Brian Harman and Brooks Koepka on seven-under, the leaderboard for the second major championship of the year has concertinaed up meaning any of the 68 players to have made th...

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Thomas shoots 63, trails Harman by 1 at US Open

And there it is! Golf purists, of which there are many, prefer their U.S. Opens the way they prefer their Masters. However, with the overnight rain improving scoring conditions, Reed overcame some...

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Thomas bags US Open history with 63

He missed the 15-footer. He was at 7-under 137, two shots clear of anyone else who played early in warm sunshine on a course that was getting dry and crispy. "Someone has a very good chance of endin...

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Adam Silver changes his stance on super-teams after Warriors win

Not to mention he got a quick jab at his critics with a well-timed Nike commercial shorty after the confetti fell in Oracle Arena. The Golden State Warriors captured their second National Basket...

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Justin Thomas trails Harman by 1 after record day at US Open

Open pressure". Johnson ascended from a tie for 55th-place after the second round to a tie for 23rd as of 3:45 p.m. Saturday, but would need to be beyond sensational Sunday to get in contention for th...

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Each Real Madrid player to receive £2million each after trophy-laden season

Each Real Madrid player to receive £2million each after trophy-laden season

Two weeks ago, Madrid celebrated its first Spanish league title in five years. "We came here to win the trophy and didn't manage it." the Juventus boss told Mediaset Premium, via Football Italia ...

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Thomas fires 63 as scores tumble

Once again golfers were taking full advantage of an Erin Hills layout softened by overnight rain, attacking the pins with gusto and none more than Thomas, who had six birdies on a blistering outward n...

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Green Mocks Cavs and LeBron in Celebration Parade

Green Mocks Cavs and LeBron in Celebration Parade

Earlier Thursday, James debuted a newly shaved head on Instagram which is ( literally ) a whole other story. The Warriors won their second NBA title in three years by defeating the Cavaliers i...

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