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Johnson aiming to emerge from British Open pack

Spieth's best finish at the Open was the tied-fourth place he achieved two years ago but the Dallas golfer believes luck plays a huge part in deciding the eve...


Antonio Conte: Alvaro Morata was Chelsea's first choice

Conte has informed Diego Costa that he's free to leave Stamford Bridge, with £75m Morata already brought in as his replacement from Real Madrid . "I like h...


Chris Weidman tops Kelvin Gastelum in UFC college homecoming

When that didn't happen Weidman deftly sunk in an arm triangle choke, stepping over into flawless position nearly instantly. It was the first event the fight pr...


Kuchar edges ahead as wind begins to buffet Birkdale

McIlroy capitalised on his vastly improved display on the back nine on Thursday to fight his way into contention with a battling 68, finishing on one-under par....


Punjab CM congratulates Harmanpreet kaur for bringing laurels for State

Twelve years when Mithali Raj and Jhulan Goswami played in the final of the ICC Women's World Cup , nobody was watching them on television. It was at thi...


Amazing Grace shatters major golf record, Johnson makes move

Applications for media accreditation for next month's US PGA Championship , where Spieth could try and become the youngest victor of the career grand slam. He ...


Spieth, Koepka, Kuchar lead American charge at British Open

McIlroy bounced back after a sluggish start and finished with a 71. Masters champion Sergio Garcia overcame a shoulder injury which had him fearing he would...


McIlroy wastes fast start, rues 'opportunity lost' at Open

Rory McIlroy talked himself into a hole on Wednesday, telling reporters that this week's Open Championship is a "good week to back me ". He started the week...


Rory McIlroy concedes Open Championship hopes are over after missed opportunity

The third round at Royal Birkdale has improved with the weather for Jason Day. "But that was relatively stress free considering", Spieth said . "It was pheno...


Spieth copes best in grim conditions to lead British Open

His fellow countrymen Ian Poulter and Richard Bland are three under par along with Justin Thomas and the Canadian Austin Connelly. Stuart Manley of Wal...


Poulter sets clubhouse pace, Spieth starts well

Unfortunately it's the first cut I've missed this year and I missed it with flair". Even though Spieth carded a second bogey-free 65 of the week, he was ecl...


THE OPEN: McIlroy 'ecstatic' after memorable round

Ian Poulter and U.S. Open victor Brooks Koepka are three shots back at 3-under. That didn't stop Spieth from making birdie on his opening hole to set the ton...


Cavaliers swooping in for Rose

However, if they do acquire Rose, the team's total luxury tax bill would increase to $78.2 million. Having just finished the first season of a no-brainer,...


Tour de France 2017 Stage 20: Roglič the logical time trial choice

Bardet finished 2:02 behind Bodnar to hold onto third by a single second while Froome crossed the line moments later, to claim third place on the stage and secu...


Harmanpreet inspires Aakash Chopra, shares video of daughter playing cricket

The final is set to be a sell out with more than 26,000 people expected to attend. We are lucky and proud to have her in our side. Georgia Elwiss and Jenny ...


Spieth Shoots 65 To Take The Early Lead In Open

A trying, troublesome opening few holes yesterday, though, had the doubts coursing through the mind yet again as McIlroy toiled in his quest to find his form. 6...


Derrick Rose, Cavaliers discussing contract, reports say

Rose is experienced and mentally strong, as he has battled back from countless, serious knee injuries. He averaged 18.0 points and 4.4 assists in 64 games wit...


Rory McIlroy finds his rhythm at The Open, and it's electric

Els, the Open Champion in 2002 and 2012, defied his world ranking of 417th as he played his first eight holes in two-under. By midmorning Friday, he was fist-pu...


Jordan Spieth takes lead at British Open

Matt Kuchar claimed the outright lead at the British Open with back-to-back birdies to go six-under par after four holes at Royal Birkdale on Thursday. Mar...


The Cavs are in 'serious' talks with Derrick Rose

Rose, a former first overall draft pick, has also met with the Milwaukee Bucks and Los Angeles Clippers since free agency began. Signing Rose isn't exactly ...


Kuchar content to watch Open rivals toil

It might have been a four-way tie had San Diego's Charley Hoffman been able to hang on to his stellar round. Spieth meanwhile was imperious from the off, ma...


Kyrie Irving Would Welcome Trade to Heat

ESPN said Irving's agent, Jeff Wechsler, would not confirm or deny this. Although he has helped the Cleveland Cavaliers reach the N.B.A. finals for three...


Kuchar leads day two at British Open golf

Rory McIlroy , due out at 9.47am, is confident he can still win after staging a back-nine rally to salvage his tournament on the first day. McIlroy only bucks h...


A glance at the first round of the British Open

His positive momentum continued at the start of the second round, as he played the front nine in three-under and that brought him within three strokes of the le...


Rory McIlroy continues climb up Open leaderboard

However, the four-time major victor rallied to shoot 71 in round one and then stormed out of the blocks on Friday with birdies at the first, third and sixth. Th...


5 questions on Kyrie Irving's stunning trade demand

That's what I'm going to continue to do, because I know that if we continue to be with one another and keep utilizing one another, man, the sky's the limit. Thi...


A day on the Tour de France

Froome now leads the race by 54sec from Uran heading into tomorrow's final stage, a largely ceremonial 103km route from Montgeron to Paris. Only 22 km reali...


Randolph joins Middlesbrough in £5m move

A move to Boro could guarantee the 30-year-old Randolph playing time. Randolph joined West Ham on a free transfer after being released by Birmingham City in 2...


Montella won´t discuss deal for ´talented´ Renato Sanches

The Portugal worldwide has been linked with a move away from the Allianz Arena after a hard first year in Germany, with Milan and Manchester United reported...


Ian Poulter takes lead after early carnage at British Open

Birkdale lays claim to the toughest opening hole on the rota and that was backed up by the performance of the early starters, with the first 30 players playing ...


Bolt wins 100 metres at IAAF Diamond League meet

Finishing third in the 100m hurdles Danielle Williams said people shouldn't rush to put the gold medal around Harrison's neck, there was still a race to be run....


Kyrie Irving Requests Trade, Doesn't Want to Play with LeBron James Anymore

Two sources told cleveland.com Irving did not want to play with James, who has been the focal point of rumors about a possible departure from the Cavs as a ...


Why Rite Aid Corporation (RAD) Stock Can Survive These Stormy Waters

Capstone Asset Management Co. now owns 25,870 shares of the company's stock worth $110,000 after buying an additional 1,890 shares during the last quarter. They...


Branden Grace shoots 62 at British Open to set majors record

Grace's bogey-free round featured birdies at the first, third, fourth, eighth, ninth, 14th, 16th and 17th - with a crucial par save at the last securing the his...


Stenson's house burgled while playing at Open

After all, not only should Stenson have been preparing for his second round but he has been a busy man this week as the defending champion. "I was still here [a...