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British Open: Pep talk from caddie inspires McIlroy

Matt Kuchar is still second, as the two match each other across Royal Birkdale. "I know I've been around a while, but I also feel like I'm in about the prime o...


Will a Kyrie Irving trade bring him to the Western conference?

The Knicks are seeking a trade partner for 10-time All-Star Carmelo Anthony , who is close friends with James. James reportedly is also frustrated and con...


Pablo Sandoval Returns To West Coast, Opens Up About Decision

Giants general manager Bobby Evans declined to confirm San Francisco's interest in bringing back the once-popular Panda, as he became known and beloved in the B...


Antonio Conte reveals that new Chelsea signing could be imminent

Morata was reportedly a transfer target for Manchester United , who have signed Romelu Lukaku from Everton for £75m, and has now travelled to London to fi...


New York Giants: Landon Collins says Dallas Cowboys won't win NFC East

Although rookie linebacker Lucas Wacha enters Dallas Cowboys' training camp at a position that does have some needs, his most likely path to finding a place...


British Open: Kuchar posts career-best in major to share lead

England's Ian Poulter , runner-up in the 2008 Open on this course, Spaniard Rafael Cabrera-Bello and Americans Justin Thomas and Charley Hoffman were among a...


A glance at the second round of the British Open

I play some of my best golf when I'm pretty confident. "And I'll be feeling it this weekend a bit", he said. The 2001 British Open champion ran up a quadrup...


Weather becomes a factor at British Open

Kuchar, playing in the same final group, shot a 66. Koepka, fresh from a month off after winning his first major at the recent U.S. Open , was one-under at t...


Donald Trump says he has 'complete power' to pardon amid Russian Federation probes

Trump did not specify who, if anyone, he might consider pardoning. And the ranking member of the House Intelligence Committee, Rep. Adam Schiff, D-Calif., de...


Scott Blumstein Runaway Leader With Three Remaining

Day 9 of the Main Event was played on Friday, with seven players returning to the Brasilia poker room at Rio All-Suite Hotel & Casino Las Vegas. A grandfath...


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...