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Birdies, bogeys and the eagle in Justin Thomas' 63

It's a radical departure from numerous traditional U.S. Open sites but in places it's reminiscent of Shinnecock Hills, where the championship will be played next year. It's a nice comeback for Casey after he triple bogeyed the par-5 14th and shot 38 on the back nine. On the 331-yard second hole, his drive was 46 feet short of the hole and, again, he got up and down. Read More »

World's top 3 make history, miss cut

Between them all you won't find one victor of a major. Reigning Masters champion Sergio Garcia headlines a group still in the hunt at three under. Reed was nearly as good, shooting a 7-under 65 to get to 8-under for the tournament. On the Par-4 fifth hole, Thomas was just off the green. However, two shots stood above the rest. Read More »

Paul George To Cleveland Cavaliers Talk Heating Up After NBA Finals Loss

Curry and the Warriors did visit the White House the last time they won the championship, in 2015, but that was to visit the former president, Barack Obama. Warriors forward Kevin Durant , 28, was named the Most Valuable Player of the Finals. "I left everything on the floor every game, all five games", he said . Read More »

Koepka unsurprised by Thomas record

In an interview with the Golf Channel, Miller said: "Taking nothing away from 9-under par, 9 under is incredible with U.S. Open pressure". Now eligible for the PGA Champions Tour, Stricker is playing more this year than in recent seasons. Read More »

Gareth Bale hoping to help make more history at Real Madrid


The Frenchman, who himself won the Champions League as a legendary player for Real between 2001 and 2006, has enjoyed spectacular success since taking his first role in senior management just 18 months ago. "He said at half-time that we needed to be more aggressive, to not allow Juve to keep the ball easily like they did in first half after our goal. We are winning trophies and I am happy". Read More »

Thomas' record yet to sink in as he eyes first major title

Justin Thomas set an all-time U.S. Open record for lowest round in relation to par with a 9-under 63 Saturday. Rickie Fowler , one of the top players on Tour without a major, is two shots off the lead after a third-round 68. Rory McIlroy, Dustin Johnson and Jason Day all missing the cut showcased the tricky nature of the event. He said he has a plan in the works for Sunday. Read More »

Orioles slugger Davis likely out until after All-Star break


Louis Cardinals that evened their three-game set. "I was just missing here and there at times". In dropping eight of their previous nine games, Baltimore absorbed lopsided losses of 8-2, 16-3, 14-3 and 11-2. Third baseman Manny Machado hit a two-run shot in the second and second baseman Jonathan Schoop hit two home runs, a two-run shot in the fourth and a solo in the seventh. Read More »

LeBron Fires Back At Draymond After "Superteam" Comments


James claimed that he "definitely didn't start the superteam" and pointed to examples of other National Basketball Association teams from the past that were also stacked with a ton of superstar talent. "No, no", James says. That team included Shaquille O'Neil, Kobe Bryant, Karl Malone and Gary Payton . Unfortunately for the Purple and Gold squad, they failed to capture the championship that time around. Read More »

Hlas: Zach Johnson frustrated, but plays on in US Open

Last April, I was lucky enough to make the journey down to Augusta, Georgia for "A Tradition Unlike Any Other", the 2016 Masters golf tournament. Thomas, decked out in shocking fluorescent pink trousers, produced a no less electric performance that featured nine birdies, two bogeys and was capped with a record-smashing eagle at the par-five 18th to complete the best single round in US Open history, in relation to par. Read More »

Draymond takes shot at LeBron over super team comments


Not one to back down from a taunt, Cavs star LeBron James had a few jokes of his own to fire back at Green, reposting the same photo to his Instagram with the caption: "That's what she said , HUH?!?!?" I definitely didn't start the superteam, if that's what he's trying to say. Read More »

Pakistan look to overcome India for final glory

Facing each other for the first time in an ODI match since the 2015 ICC World Cup, Pakistan lost to India by a margin of 124 runs leading to severe words of criticism from former Pakistan players like Imran Khan, Shoaib Akhtar and Shahid Afridi. Read More »

What do Ireland need to do to qualify for Russian Federation 2018?


Last year's European Championship, the Serbs were missing because they did not leave the qualification group, which eventually took 4th place in their group. His penalty was despatched with confidence; he will just rue his missed chance before the end. Subs: Gudelj 7, Prijovic 7. However, anything less than that and Coleman and Wales can say farewell to their hopes of making Russian Federation, which, after the successes and joy of last summer, would be something of a comedown. Read More »

Ex-Real Madrid president Calderon: Difficult to change Ronaldo's mind

According to the accusation, after signing his contract with Real Madrid in the summer of 2009, Ronaldo "purported to" cede his image rights to a shell company based in the British Virgin Islands, a tax haven in the Caribbean. I won't change my mind". There have been a number of reports on Ronaldo's future with some cynically suggesting that this might just be a ploy from the forward and his agent in order to receive a new deal. Read More »

LeBron James throws shade at Draymond Green using joke from 'The Office'


James' response included pointing out that even after winning the title, the Warriors might still be a little preoccupied with Cleveland. "You started the super team, bro!" In a press conference, Green said he was prepared to bash the Cavs for some trash talk during the series, but ultimately bit his tongue because he respects them as a team. Read More »

Warriors Draymond Green takes shot at Cavaliers during championship parade


The latest flare-up came Thursday when Draymond Green wore a T-shirt to the Warriors' championship parade mocking the Cavs for only going five games with the Warriors in the Finals before succumbing 4-1. It's hilarious. The only thing funnier than adults being petty is them owning it, but James couldn't let Draymond have all of the attention. Can he be annoying as f-? Yes. Read More »

Pakistan, India face to face today

As for the intense pressure that will surround the final, Arthur said he hoped his young players could draw on their experience of the Pakistan Super League. A ideal example of this was shown by former India captain MS Dhoni who shared a frame with Pakistan skipper Sarfraz Ahmed's son, Abdullah on Saturday ahead of Champions Trophy title clash . Read More »

Pakistan´s Amir fit for Champions Trophy final


The 25-year-old left-armer missed Pakistan´s shock eight-wicket semi-final win over tournament hosts England in Cardiff on Wednesday with a back spasm. The bowling average for Pakistan's seamers during the middle overs: they have taken 13 wickets during this phase and conceded only 4.2 runs per over. Read More »

W2W4: Best bets for second half of US Open

Holmes (USA), Lee Westwood (Eng), Andrew Johnston (Eng), Kim Si-Woo (Kor), Scottie Scheffler (USA), Jim Furyk (USA), Bernd Wiesberger (Aut). American Justin Thomas became the 29th golfer to shoot 63. Thomas, decked out in fluorescent pink trousers, was on the move quickly with a birdie-birdie start and had an even hotter finish to his front nine, carding birdies on four-of-five closing holes, including the last three to move to seven-under. Read More »

Chelsea outcast Diego Costa keen to join Atletico Madrid

Chelsea boss Antonio Conte has intimated the 28-year-old will not be a part of his plans going forward, with the Blues heavily linked with a move for former Stamford Bridge star Romelu Lukaku , who now plies his trade at Everton . Insigne had an impressive campaign with Napoli contributing 20 goals and 12 assists in 49 games to help Napoli finish third in the Serie A, just one point behind second placed AS Roma. Read More »

NBA Finals Game 3 ratings up 22 percent from past year

The Warriors are 15-0 and can finish off the NBA's first flawless post-season with a victory here in Game 4. When they met last summer in NY to discuss the biggest decision of his career, neither side even focused on winning titles. "Believeland is not going to give up", Cavs coach Tyronn Lue said, "and we're going to keep fighting. And now that you can look ahead to Friday, all our focus is on that", Curry said. Read More »

Golden State Warriors on White House visit: 'We have not been invited'


The Warriors defeated the Cavaliers in five games in the NBA Finals . "We just won a championship, and I can guarantee that wasn't on anybody's mind as we were enjoying this", Finals MVP Kevin Durant said Wednesday. And on Thursday, they celebrate their title in the streets of downtown Oakland . "If anything, we could be breeding anger and terror, so I'm completely against what's happening". Read More »

Warriors honored at parade


Coach Steve Kerr called Trump a "blowhard" and said he "couldn't be more ill-suited to be president". Durant and Curry were unstoppable; Durant scored 30 points or more in all five Finals games, averaging 35 points, eight rebounds and five assists. Read More »

Murray regroups to beat Nishikori


Murray said: "Obviously for a couple of points after that I was sacked up, because I was frustrated at that moment". "Personally I think it was put down to the conditions. Stay tuned to see how their quarterfinals meeting unfolds. - The 32-year-old Swiss reached the last eight without dropping a set. Wawrinka is 3-5 in grand slam semifinal appearances. Read More »

Will NBA Champions Snub Visit to Trump White House?

CNBC's Josh Brown tweeted overnight that the Warriors had voted to not go to the White House to celebrate their second championship in three seasons. The big question this offseason is what, if anything, will contenders like Cleveland, San Antonio and Boston do to counter the champion Warriors. "I know he wants to be here, and we want him here". Read More »