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Summerhays storms into lead as struggling Dufner shoots 77


The last five winners coming into the week were all top 10 in strokes gained on approach shots, and Dufner continued that trend by finishing No. 1 even with a negative strokes gained on Saturday. Daniel Summerhays , who took a three-shot lead into the final round and was seeking his first career PGA Tour win, shot 78 and finished six shots back. Read More »

Bangladesh set India 265-run target to enter Champions Trophy final

Bangladesh played their 50 overs with three wickets in hand, finishing with 264 runs on the scoreboard. The wicket of the unsafe Tamim, who struck seven boundaries and a six, changed the complexion of the game, as Bangladesh failed to keep up the momentum from a comfortable 161/2 after 30 overs to only muster 264/7 by the end. Read More »

Agent confirms Antonio Conte's long-term target could move to Stamford Bridge


However, he could be on the move as the Telegraph are citing a report from Tuttomercatoweb that claims Chelsea have now made their interest official with a £53m bid. "They [Chelsea] are a world class team that many players would like to join but I don't want to talk about this now". The Blues have let go of veteran centre-back John Terry this summer and manager Antonio Conte wants to bring Koulibaly as the replacement to Stamford Bridge. Read More »

Kohli fastest to 8000 ODI runs

Today, with Rohit Sharma gala knock of 123 not out with Virat equally show down knock of 96* not out sailed India with easy win in 40th over in Semi Final Match against Bangladesh . "But, it ended up changing the whole game for us", he said. The match turned when Jadhav got through Tamim's attempted slog-sweep and bowled him for 154-3 after 28 overs, before his full toss was dragged by Mushfiqur straight to Kohli at midwicket for 184-5. Read More »

Celtics interested in Blake Griffin

While the Los Angeles Clippers will attempt to re-sign Blake Griffin , the Boston Celtics are considered a primary threat to sign him away. Even without re-signing any of their own current free agents, assuming Hayward and Griffin make a combined $60 million-plus next season, that would put Boston's payroll at $130 million or more, easily surpassing both the salary cap and luxury tax limit. Read More »

Putting woes plague DJ, Spieth in opening round

Casey, who played in the afternoon, said he drew inspiration from watching Fowler's round on television in the morning. "I saw Rickie Fowler was five or six under as I got on the putting green, so I knew you could make some birdies out there. Read More »

Smith pleased with positives amid rain-marred frustration


They were also just four overs short of the 20 needed for the Duckworth-Lewis method to be activated, which nearly certainly would have ruled in Australia's favour. Bangladesh's captain Mashrafe Mortaza won the toss and elected to bat, but soon found the Australian bowlers dominating proceedings. Coming to today's particular game, neither of the opponents - Australia or Bangladesh had a great start in the ICC CT 2017. Read More »

Cubans say crestfallen that Trump rolling back detente

Americans now make up some 7 percent of total visits - 15 percent including Cuban Americans - and a much larger proportion in Havana given many of Cuba's tourists are Canadians on package trips who head directly to the beach resorts. Importantly, no changes will go into effect until the Treasury and Commerce Departments issue new regulations that conform with the administration's policy. Read More »

Kane equaliser a "huge moment" for young England team: Southgate


Three Lions substitute Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain looked to have set the visitors on course for a World Cup qualifying victory with a 70th-minute opener. Berra admits the Scotland dressing-room at Hampden Park was a miserable place after Saturday's draw with England . Prior to Saturday's clash, they had scored only twice in their previous five matches that were not played under the famous arch - and one of those was a penalty against Iceland at Euro 2016. Read More »

Johnston ready for US Open battle


Rickie Fowler had a 7-under 65, and was one of 44 players to break par - a record for the first round of a U.S. Open. Jack Nicklaus and Tom Weiskopf each shot 7-under 63s at Baltusrol in 1980. He never slowed down as he recorded his ninth bogey-free round of the season. "Neither one of us could make a putt", Spieth said. But I like the way this golf course suits me, and we're off to a good start. Read More »

Steph Curry says he'd pass on celebration visit to Trump's White House

Wanda Durant didn't even care that her son was in the middle of a live interview with ABC's Doris Burke because she had to express how proud she was of her son in that moment. "The beauty of what I know of this team, we all want to provide for our families, we want to get all that we can out of this game while we still have the legs to do it, but there are no egos when it comes to that side of the equation when it comes to us as professional athletes". Read More »

Praise galore: Trump's surreal cabinet meeting

Comments are rated from one to five bootlicks. Mr Trump said the country was "seeing unbelievable results" from his leadership. It's honestly pretty uncomfortable to watch - don't say we didn't warn you. The White House has been dogged by reports of infighting and disarray. "While we are bragging about worldwide travel, I just got back from MS and they like you there", noted Agriculture Secretary Sonny Perdue . Read More »

Seeking first major, Fowler takes lead at US Open

Open that are stress-free", Fowler said. "I'd rather be remembered for something that's done on Sunday". That's definitely been something that's been nice to have on days where you're not exactly on and just understanding and freeing yourself up because you know if you might miss something, okay, I'll just get it up-and-down. Read More »

Celtics considering Josh Jackson with top pick

Markelle Fultz has established himself as the front-runner to be taken by the Boston Celtics with the top overall pick in the June 22 National Basketball Association draft. The team still has time to decide who will be the ideal candidate, and with one week left for the NBA Draft , they have the advantage to explore more players. Read More »

Garbine Muguruza breaks down in postmatch news conference


She nearly pulled out of her first match but her condition improved afterwards, although the 24-year-old, who will be playing her first fourth-round match at Roland Garros , said her back is still stiff. In addition, all eight women who play in the fourth round Monday are seeking a first major title, so it will be the first French Open since 1977 - and first major tournament anywhere since the 1979 Australian Open - without a past major champion among the quarterfinalists. Read More »

Rafael Nadal wins his 10th French Open title after straight sets victory


That took him to 15 Grand Slam titles, one ahead of Pete Sampras and just three behind the 18 of old rival Roger Federer . Nadal did not lose a set in this year's tournament and only dropped a total of 35 games. "You were too good", Wawrinka remarked. "Twelve months ago, Nadal withdrew from the French Open with a left wrist injury on the eve of the third round". Read More »

India beat Bangladesh, set up title clash with Pakistan

India started their chase very well and put more than 50 runs partnership. Bhuvneshwar Kumar claimed two early wickets for India - Soumya Sarkar dragging on in the first over and then Sabbir Rahman slashing a short ball to Ravindra Jadeja at backward point to leave Bangladesh at 36 for two. Read More »

Pakistan thrashes England to reach Champions Trophy final

Even big-hitting Stokes was in restrained mood, failing to hit a single boundary. "I felt like we were trying to take a positive option against them", said Morgan. Morgan's opposite number Sarfraz Ahmed hailed Pakistan's near ideal performance. Their concerns have been magnified by the fact that the ICC has not kept any reserve day for the semifinals; in case of a washout, the team that finished higher in their respective group goes through to the summit clash - in this case, India . Read More »

Road to back-to-back Stanley Cups not easy for Pittsburgh Penguins


In doing so, the Predators became the first eighth-seeded team to sweep a first-round series since the current playoff format was introduced in 1994. "We knew it was going to be hard, but I think that's probably where the most joy comes out of, is just knowing how hard it is now to go back-to-back and knowing that we overcame all those things". Read More »

Adorable Young Penguins Fan Cries After Sidney Crosby Signs His T-Shirt

All I have done since my time watching the sport is appreciate the player. Pittsburgh Penguins center Nick Bonino came out on the field at the UPMC Rooney Sports Complex hoisting the Stanley Cup . The righthanded-shooting Girardi becomes an unrestricted free agent. When Murray was hurt in warmups before the first game of the playoffs, Fleury stepped in for the next 14 games, leading the Pens past Presidents Trophy victor Washington in the second round. Read More »

Rickie Fowler equals US Open history with 'stress-free' 65


Jason Day made two triple bogeys and closed with a birdie to avoid the indignity of shooting 80. Australian Adam Scott recovered from a poor start, with two birdies and an eagle in his last four holes, to card a level-par 72. "I just played bad golf, man", Day said. "If we can't hit it within that avenue, you might as well pack your bags and go home". He spent all day in the knee-high fescue. Read More »

India put Bangladesh to the sword in Champions Trophy semi-final


Thanks to Sharma and Kohli, it proved an easy chase for India . He went past AB de Villiers, who got to the landmark in 182 innings. Kohli struggled initially against Pakistan and South Africa but he overcame his weakness to deliveries outside the off-stump early in the innings by logging scores of 81 not out and 76 not out respectively. Read More »

Defending champion Johnson off-target at US Open

I just didn't putt very good. American Fowler had seven birdies and no bogeys in his 65 to record the joint lowest US Open score after round one. For Spieth, the round continued a bothersome trend. What raises immediate questions about Erin Hills is the number of players under par, even with so many top stars struggling. "You've got to hit it in the fairway", said Johnson, who didn't arrive on site until Tuesday, having stayed at home as fiancée Paulina Gretzky delivered the couple's ... Read More »