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Day two ends with four-way tie

He had 310 yards to the hole when he hit 3-wood that could have led to big trouble if he went too far long or left. While McIlroy and former world number one Jason Day missed the cut, amateur Cameron Champ - who turned 22 on Thursday - and Xander Schauffele were unlikely contenders on five under par, alongside Players Championship victor Si Woo Kim. Read More »

Summerhays rebounds on back 9 on moving day at US Open

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Hideki Matsuyama had quite a day at Erin Hills . Thomas leads the U.S. Open after shooting a 63 in the third round, matching the major record for low score. Charley Hoffman is joining the jam-packed crowd near the top of the U.S. Open leaderboard. He made four birdies over the last six holes to salvage a 71, but he still missed the cut for the second straight year. Read More »

US Open snippets from third round at Erin Hills

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On the longest course ever for a major, the cut was the lowest at the U.S. Open since 1990. Obviously my game is on when the course is playing tougher. "All Jimmy (caddie Jimmy Johnson ) and I were trying to do is give ourselves a best chance to make a four". "I got out of position but it's the attitude, it's the grit that matters at the end of the week". Read More »

Thomas makes charge up US Open leaderboard

He needed the course at Erin Hills to start grinding down the competition. His coolness under pressure should have come as no surprise - and it will be even more vital on Sunday. And two-time victor Ernie Els , who was two under after round one, dropped five shots in his opening six holes on Saturday. Thomas made six birdies and one bogey on his front nine in the third round, and Hoffman birdied three of his first five holes. Read More »

LeBron James & Aqib Talib Slam Golden State/NBA Champ Kevin Durant

The reports did not specifically cite President Trump as a reason, but Warriors coach Steve Kerr and star Stephen Curry have been particularly critical of Trump since the election. His performance through the series was as good as any I can recall, and in my mind, Durant cemented his position as the second best basketball player in the world, and a very close second to LeBron James at that. Read More »

Harman Leads US Open After Round 3, Thomas Sets Course Record

A week later, at the Memorial, Spieth shot a 66 in the first round before fizzling and tying for 13th. "I did everything I could to make more birdies coming in", he said. Jason Day had two triple bogeys, the first one when it took him three chips to stay on the green at the fourth hole, and shot a 79. Stricker couldn't help but break into a wide smile when he made a 30-foot birdie putt on the 17th hole to get to 4 under for the day. Read More »

Zidane can stay at Real for life - Perez

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Now we can enjoy it before we prepare for the Champions League final.' Zinedine Zidane was given the bumps by his jubilant players and he saluted his squad when mobbed by reporters on the final whistle. With the crowd in a frenzy, four-time Ballon d'Or victor Ronaldo - who finished the season with 42 goals in all competitions and as the Champions League's top scorer - ended up singing, " Cristiano , Ballon d'Or" and the fans joined in. Read More »

Former Georgia golfer Brian Harman leads US Open going into final round

Instead, Fleetwood was grateful for the closing bogey, and heads into the final round of the 117th U.S. Open one back of leader Brian Harman . Thomas is 2 under on the day and for 4 under for the tournament. Thomas, in pursuit of his maiden major title, was inspired; the three-wood from 299 yards that set up that final putt an example of his mindset. Thomas had 300 yards to the hole for his second shot at the 18th. Read More »

LeBron James Says He Didn't Start Superteams in Response to Draymond Green

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LeBron makes reference to the Houston Rockets in the mid 90s, when Charles Barkley, Hakeem Olajuwon and Clyde Drexler teamed up, and also the Los Angeles Lakers of the early 2000s. " Road Trippin , '" it should be noted, is hosted by Uninterrupted, which James works with and also hosts Green's podcast, "Dray Day". "Oh yeah, for sure", James said in agreement. Read More »

LeBron James: Cleveland Cavaliers weren't overmatched in NBA Finals

Kerr said he was proud that the team "came back from the heartbreak of a year ago". It was their second championship in three years. It is a business. He chose Curry , Draymond Green , Klay Thompson and a chance at his first championship over returning to Oklahoma City. "Somebody asked me about it a couple months ago, a hypothetical, if a championship were to happen: 'What would I do?' " Curry said during his exit interview at Golden State's practice facility Wednesday afternoon. Read More »

Logjam at top of US Open after two rounds

Health officials said no illnesses had been reported, but some US Open visitors may have consumed the contaminated water between Tuesday and Thursday when the station was in use. Injuries, graduations, a newborn and a new course have all been part of the 117th US Open buildup but on Thursday the spotlight will be back on the leaderboard and the year's second major. Read More »

Green to LeBron: You started the super team, bro

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After lifting his self-imposed social media blackout now that the postseason is over, James was very active on his Instagram account the past couple of days, showing off a freshly shorn haircut in a video he posted of himself listening to music while working out in his gym. Read More »

Champions Trophy: Team India gear up ahead of grand final against Pakistan

That's the kind of belief he has in his ability and we have that belief in him", Kohli said. So we kept believing that was going to be OK for us. "In the PSL we're getting all our top players rubbing shoulders with some of the best players around the world, so that is rubbing off on our cricket now, which is filling a void that had existed for a period of time". Read More »

Wales can cope without Bale - Allen

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And the Wales manager admits the painful memories came flooding back during a World Cup reconnaissance mission earlier this year. Dave Edwards and Ramsey were being asked to support Sam Vokes quickly, while Serbia were slow to get their playmaker, Southampton's Dusan Tadic , on the ball. Read More »

Jorge Mendes tells Real that Cristiano Ronaldo has numerous offers

At this moment in time Ronaldo, who's Real Madrid's all-time leading goal scorer, is preparing to represent Portugal at this summer's Confederations Cup being held in Russian Federation. Spain's AS reported that Ronaldo had chose to quit Real two months ago, before the Champions League final victory, telling his agent Jorge Mendes and other close associates that he felt "badly treated and unjustly judged". Read More »

LeBron James and Draymond Green trade insults after NBA Finals

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While the claim has most certainly been made by others before, the most recent accusation was delivered by Green during Thursday's Warriors Championship Parade in Oakland, California. The Warriors responded by signing former Oklahoma City Thunder All-Star Kevin Durant to join Green and guards Stephen Curry and Klay Thompson in Golden State. Read More »

Nancy Pelosi invites Warriors to Capitol amid rumors they're snubbing White House

Warriors fans relished the opportunity to see their team take down LeBron James and his team on their own home court, and celebrate their second title in three years. Curry rode with his wife and kids beside him. The real issue, however, comes with Durant's contract, which will require more cooperation from the Finals MVP's camp if the team wishes to re-sign other members of the team as well. Read More »

Strategy prepared, ready to face India tomorrow: Sarfraz Ahmed

Pummelled by arch-rivals India in their opening game on June 4, a team they will renew acquaintance with in the summit clash on Sunday, Sarfraz Ahmed's unfancied side wears a distinctly similar look to the outfit 25 years ago when they lost their World Cup opener to the West Indies by 10 wickets at the Melbourne Cricket Ground in Australia. Read More »

Amir fit and plays in Champions Trophy final

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With Pakistan's front-line pacer Mohammad Amir declared fit to play in the final after sitting out the previous match, he alongside new ball bowler Junaid Khan will be the key against India to provide their side with early breakthroughs. Indian seamers have taken seven wickets at an average of 41.42 and an economy rate of 5.3. The rivalry between the two neighboring countries dates to 1952, just five years after independence, when India and Pakistan played their first test series. Read More »

Bradley Dredge: Welsh golfer two over after US Open first round

Open following a record round on Saturday. He just didn't know how much history. Rory McIlroy is hoping to "play a lot of golf" over the coming weeks and months, after missing the cut at the U.S. 9, for a birdie that got him to 1 over - good enough to make the cut. "Then three-putt the next two holes". He just has to listen to the crowd. Chez Reavie did what he thought couldn't be done at a U.S. Read More »

Diego Costa open to loan move to escape Chelsea

Manchester United and Arsenal are also both on the hunt for a top hitman. But their chances of generating such a fee, which could have been reinvested in the pursuit of Everton's Romelu Lukaku , have been complicated by the player's comments to the media after Spain's 2-2 draw with Colombia on Wednesday. Read More »

Warriors fans celebrate championship with parade, rally

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Joining an already potent roster which included Stephen Curry , Klay Thompson , and Draymond Green , Durant's addition made the Warriors all but impossible to beat. Whatever it is, the big-money contract will be a hefty raise from the $12 million he earned on the way to a 16-1 postseason. However, one team stood out to him, and it was the Golden State Warriors . Read More »

How the Warriors confused the Cavaliers with Kevin Durant in Game 5

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The Warriors , who beat Cleveland in the 2015 Finals only to lose to them past year after squandering a 3-1 series lead, went a record-setting 16-1 in the playoffs, their only loss coming in Game Four of the best-of-seven championship. Questions about the Warriors plans for trip to the U.S. capital arose just hours after their second National Basketball Association title in three years. Read More »

Andy Murray backed by legends to reach French Open final

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Murray has come an awfully long way from where he was two weeks ago as he entered the tournament on a run of three losses from four, and McEnroe said he fancied the Scot to beat Kei Nishikori in Wednesday's quarter-final. Stan Wawrinka faced a tougher challenge in 15-seed Frenchman Gael Monfils , but he managed to hold on for a straight-set win of his own. "I think he's a very good umpire". Read More »