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Police report: Golfer Tiger Woods fell asleep at wheel

Woods released a statement to ABC News Monday night in which he said he takes "full responsibility" for his actions. Woods also said he did not know where he was . In a statement , Woods confirmed that "alcohol was not involved" after original reports claimed the DUI he was arrested for included alcohol. He promised to do everything in his power to ensure it never happens again. Read More »

Stoke to swoop for Hull starlet


Liverpool are on the lookout for a new left-back. The defender started at the Tigers as a youth player in 2011 and made 12 appearances for their senior side this season. The Hull-born player is seen as the natural replacement for Andrew Robertson at Hull, a player who has also been heavily linked with Liverpool , though it now appears likely that the Tigers could lose both players. Read More »

Practice continues at Erin Hills with the US Open to start Thursday

Yes, there's a lot of fescue out there, but you've got basically an area of 50-plus-yards wide to drive the ball to keep it out of the fescue. It's a U.S. "I know there's a lot of guys out there that are trying to win either their first, second, or whatever number it is". Appalled to hear that the USGA grounds staff was out with the strimmers cutting down the heaviest patches of fescue, the world No 2 is still confident he can end his near three-year Major starvation. Read More »

Minnesota selects high school shortstop #1 in MLB Draft

Greene was next to come off the board - and until he did, many wondered where he would fit as a pro. Lewis was ranked as the fifth-best player by MLB.com and projected as the top pick by Baseball America . At 6-foot-1 and 185 pounds, he hit .377 with four homers and 25 stolen bases this season, establishing himself as a premier prospect with excellent speed and a solid bat. Read More »

Japan stumbles in bid to qualify for World Cup


Speaking on Tuesday's episode of the Daily Football Show , Williams claimed that the Blue Samurai let a major chance slip to cement their hold on the top spot with Australia and Saudi Arabia remaining to play. The Koreans, who enjoyed a whopping 63 per cent of the possession, stormed back into the game with goals from Ki Sung-yeung and Hwang Hee-chang in the 62nd and 70th minutes but Qatar had the last laugh when Al Haydos recorded his second goal off an assist from Rodrigo Tabata just ... Read More »

GSW win 2nd title in three seasons after victory over LeBron's Cavs

The series, the first that matched the same teams in three straight Finals, averaged 20.4 million viewers, Nielsen said Tuesday. If social media reports are to be believed, Trump will not get a chance to host the new National Basketball Association champion Golden State Warriors , who won their championship just hours after the Tigers were in Washington. Read More »

LeBron James reveals he'd want Michael Jordan as a teammate

It's hard to argue with this premise, considering his success in standard basketball. "So you can not get LeBron James to play on your 3-on-3 team". When James left his Miami Heat team to sign with the Cavilers again in 2014, he was joining another team that analysts felt would go on to subsequently win a championship , which they did in 2016. Read More »

Luck eager to start throwing as offseason rehab continues


On Tuesday, the league's highest-paid player again declined to give specifics about what he's doing or how soon he might be back on the field, though he did acknowledge he could start throwing soon. He is expected to be ready for the start of training camp. Am I praying? Yeah. The Colts and Luck have repeatedly said that the quarterback's recovery is progressing well, but there is no firm schedule for his return to football. Read More »

Kevin Durant finally gets a title as Warriors finish off Cavaliers

After the Game 5 win that clinched the Finals for the Warriors , Durant was asked about his level of respect for James, and KD took the time to truly show his appreciation for his competitor. "You can't turn the basketball over, you can't take bad shots because you don't have floor balance", coach Tyronn Lue said. Thompson and West went at each other face to face. Read More »

Kershaw wins, Bellinger hits 2 homers as Dodgers top Indians

It was just a pretty poor at-bat. As unpredictable as baseball can be, Perez belted a 430-foot, no-doubter home run to tie it 2-2. "Obviously, I didn't do my part", he said. "I think every hit I gave up was on my fastball". Indians manager Terry Francona did not meet with reporters after the game because he wasn't feeling well, a team spokesman said. Read More »

Mr. Met caught giving middle finger to fans, team issues apology


Met . The Mets have had lots of bad luck with injuries and their mascot Mr. Met gave fans the middle finger. They seemed to be in a forgiving mood. There is also the question of how exactly Mr. Met could raise a middle finger when the mascot's costume only has three fingers and a thumb, but the Mets are probably not particularly concerned about that. Read More »

Daniel Summerhays takes lead at PGA's Memorial as Jason Dufner collapses


Overnight leader Summerhays enjoyed a torrid time, carding two double bogeys on his way to a disappointing round of 77 that saw him finish six shots back of Dufner. He made it more exciting than he preferred on the 18th by driving into thick rough just short of the bunker, and hacking out into more rough. Neither won the tournament. Read More »

Scotland 2-2 England

In the marines, they are life and death situations and we took as much as we could from the game and stood up to be counted. In a tiresome game at Hampden Park, Gareth Southgate's side looked set to claim three points following Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain's 70th-minute strike. Read More »

ICC Champions Trophy: India knock out South Africa to reach semi-finals


South Africa coach Russell Domingo admitted the pressure on the side would continue to grow. For that reason, perhaps, de Villiers does not think that they getting further away from eventually winning an event. The first legendary finisher was Aussie Michael Bevan and his tally is 2147. But Bevan is retired and Dhoni is already 35. Meanwhile, Kohli has now reached 50 in four of his past five innings, nearing his top gear at the ideal time. Read More »

Warriors dethrone Cavaliers for second title in three years

The Warriors won 129-120 to win the National Basketball Association championship. Golden State took the best-of-seven series 4-1, reclaiming the throne they lost to the Cavaliers a year ago. Some reports have suggested James, the best player on the planet, may head to California to join the Lakers or Clippers in 2018, likely bringing talented players along in an effort to topple the Warriors if the Cavaliers fall short again next year. Read More »

May says Brexit talks to start as scheduled despite losing parliamentary majority


With Macron by her side, May said the two nations will do more to "stamp out this evil" of terrorism. The pair were later due to watch the France v England football friendly global at the Stade de France, where crowds are expected to sing God Save The Queen and observe a minute's silence in honour of the victims of recent terror attacks in the UK. Read More »

LeBron James will not play 3-on-3 basketball in Olympics

So probably not. I probably won't be part of the 3-on-3 matchup". Even if James did want to play, he may not have had an option to do so. Late last week, it was announced that 3-on-3 hoops will make its debut as an Olympic sport beginning in 2020. Read More »

Will the Warriors Visit the White House?


Most of the team's players have not publicly commented on whether or not they will make the trip because they just won their second National Basketball Association title in the last three years, and probably want to enjoy it for a while. Traditionally, college and professional championship teams have made the trek to the White House to be saluted by the President. The defending World Series champion Chicago Cubs chose to visit the White House in January to celebrate their historic 2016 ... Read More »

Arsenal and Madrid target hailed after starring for France against England


And Mbappe, who is still just 18 years old, has said any decision about his future will be considered with the help of his family. If he is to leave Monaco this summer it is likely to be for a fee in excess of £100m. Jose Mourinho has the striker on a list of targets that includes Real Madrid's Alvaro Morata, Andrea Belotti of Torino and Everton talisman Romelu Lukaku. Read More »

Garbine Muguruza v Kristina Mladenovic - player profiles

But Muguruza felt it went too far, saying: "I think the audience was really tough today". I don't know how to explain. "I understand. I just think that they were a little bit - sometimes should be a little bit more respectful", Muguruza said, noting that the chair umpire repeatedly had a hard time quieting the premises. Read More »

Nadal to miss Queen's Club tournament to rest


I'm a practice world champion now and that's not who I want to be. "If I can do it, someone else can do it". So it's quite surprising that he hasn't pushed on since winning the French Open previous year. The Spaniard won 60% of his points in under four strokes, 72% of his first-serve points and a stunning 74% behind his second serve. Nadal was soon a double break to the good for 4-1, held for 5-1 and then claimed a huge slice of history when Wawrinka limply dropped a backhand into the net. Read More »

Warriors Unanimously Vote to Skip Trip To White House

I was jittery". Curry said Under Armour working with Trump doesn't impact his deal with the company and that he is more concerned about it adopting Trump's values. I'm just so happy Kevin has broken through. "I can't wait to celebrate for the rest of the night - well, maybe the rest of the summer". Durant shot 14 for 20 and Curry - the two-time reigning MVP - finished off a brilliant postseason. Read More »