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Golf heavyweights miss US Open cut

Open, " Thomas said. Both golfers struggled to find the fairways and too often they were forced to hack it out of the waist-deep rough. A triple-bogey did...


Scotland to leapfrog Wallabies in rankings

Cheika said physical intent would be the No. 1 selection criteria for Australia's last Test before back-to-back Bledisloe Cup battles in August with the world N...


Four Sit Atop a Crowded Leaderboard at US Open

On Friday, with Erin Hills beginning to firm up following early week rainstorms, the USGA made a decision to tuck some of the pins into tight spots after a fair...


Four-way tie at US Open

Victorian native Leishman sits in a three-way tie for eighth at seven-under that includes Americans Brendan Steele and Xander Schauffele. The course wasn't ea...


India vs Pakistan Final, ICC Champions Trophy 2017

India may be ahead against Pakistan in ICC tournaments by an 8-2 margin, but in all ODI tournament finals Pakistan holds a 6-2 edge in the head-to-head b...


Thomas sets Open mark with 9-under 63; Harman leads

Going into the final round, 42 players were still under par. There had been four other 63s in US Open history before this week. "Taking nothing away from ...


What should the Cleveland Cavaliers do now?

You made us believe. "This is something that we want to continue to do". "They have an incredible team". "I'm picturing this scene where I go in and say, ...


NBA Draft: Lakers "had interest" in trading for first pick

Fultz - donning a Philadelphia cap as he arrived at the team's practice facility - visited the 76ers on Saturday in a hastily arranged get-to-know-you session...


Pelosi invites Warriors to Capitol amid rumors National Basketball Association champs may snub Trump

As the home crowd's roars shook Oracle Arena and the Golden State Warriors celebrated their second National Basketball Association title in three seasons on M...


Five of the best Pakistan-India ODIs

But the duo being experienced campaigners of worldwide cricket, batted sensibly at the beginning of the innings to see out the first hour and accelerated the sc...


Cristiano Ronaldo: Real Madrid president Florentino Perez refuses to be blackmailed

The 32-year-old has been accused of defrauding the Spanish tax office of 14.7million euros over image rights payments - allegations which he has strongly deni...


Brother: 'Diego Costa has many offers'

Costa is likely to leave Chelsea having been informed by manager Antonio Conte that he isn't part of his plans for next season, with Milan seen as a possibl...


Lewis Hamilton eclipses Canadian Grand Prix for 6th time

With that win, Hamilton is now just 12 points behind rival Sebastian Vettel and Mercedes have also regained their lead at the top of the constructors' cha...


Juventus star edging closer to Manchester City

Chelsea are not the only Premier League club interested in the Brazilian alongside Tottenham and Manchester City , according to reports in Italy . Multiple ...


Local organizations honor Old Glory on Flag Day

The assembly followed this by singing "God Bless America". "It's just our way of taking care of the flag that represents this country", Swoger said. "They'll ...


Hamlin edges Byron in thrilling Xfinity finish

The margin of victory tied the 2010 Montreal race for the sixth-closest margin of victory since electronic scoring began in the Xfinity Series in 1993. "We to...


Brian Harman looks for major breakthrough at US Open

A flawless tee-shot left him in the centre of the fairway and he then ripped his second some 300 yards to leave himself with an eight-foot putt to clinch the lo...


Confederations Cup: Cameroon v Chile preview

Nigerian football fans can follow the competition on StarTimes World Football, according to the pay television outfit, which disclosed yesterday that it would b...


Wisconsinite Steve Stricker in position for weekend berth at Erin Hills

Four years after Justin Rose ended a 43-year wait for an English victor, Paul Casey and Tommy Fleetwood headed into the third round of the US Open at E...


US Open leaderboard crowded at the top

Casey took his place amongst the leading group after recovering from an early implosion that sent him plunging down the leaderboard . The highlight of a roun...


Defending champion Johnson out of US Open

Brian Harman , Brooks Koepka and Tommy Fleetwood are part of the four-way tie after each fired a 2-under 70. "It feels great. I came in this week with n...


Adam Hadwin set to make cut at US Open

Paul Casey rode a rollercoaster to a four-way share of second-round lead at the US Open on Friday. There were 18 rounds in the 60s, starting with one for t...


Louis Oosthuizen makes a little noise at US Open

None of the top 18 has won a major, making it very likely this will be the seventh straight major to crown a first-time victor. U.S. Open records were broken....


Forget group win over Pakistan, Kohli warns before final

Virat Kohli's knack of dealing with the expectations of 600 million cricket-crazy India supporters will be put to the test as never before in the Champions ...


Johnson, McIlroy and Day miss US Open cut

Reed, who beat Rory McIlroy in the first singles contest at Hazeltine a year ago and was wearing the pants from his Ryder Cup uniform, said: "You always can...


Justin Thomas shoots 63, trails Brian Harman by 1 at US Open

A U.S. Open short on big names - with a leaderboard that at times seemed like a phonebook of random people - found a bright star under a partially cloudy sky at...


Five talking points ahead of Serbia v Wales

It could have been better for Martin O'Neill's side, but there was controversy in the 87th minute as the hosts thought they had won it. "This is another oppor...


NBA Warriors' star Curry to pass on White House celebration visit

The different kind of ceremonies and traditions that have happened around championship winning teams, we don't want that to taint what we've accomplished this y...


Hot scores at US Open third round

For the first time since the Official World Golf Ranking began in 1986, Nos. He three-putted on No. 13. Koepka also reached the green in two on the 667-yard...


Kohli calm ahead of India-Pakistan final

Now, with left-arm paceman Mohammad Amir returning to the side after a back spasm ruled him out of the England match, Arthur believes there will be no repeat of...


Unwanted by Chelsea, Diego Costa shines with Spain

The doubts over Costa's future came to the fore after Conte sent each of Chelsea's squad members a message to wish them an enjoyable summer and reminded them ...


Warriors, Cavaliers working on fourth finals in a row

The Warriors blew a 3-1 lead in the Finals a year ago and lost the title to the Cleveland Cavaliers after posting the best regular-season record in National...


Kei Nishikori earns rare win to reach quarterfinals again

Murray, who will now face 2015 champion Stan Wawrinka in a repeat of the semi-final match-up he won a year ago, said: "I didn't feel like I played great tenni...


US Open leaderboard 2017

Because of that you can go out and play some great golf but you have a bunch of guys out there that can play some good golf as well. That got him into the wee...


Kane silences Scotland's celebration with late leveller

Scotland returned strongly in the match with Celtic's Leigh Griffiths scoring two magnificent free-kicks in three minutes to give Scotland the lead with...