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Kevin Na makes first hole-in-one of British Open week


Justin Rose was that teenager. McIlroy tees off at 2.48pm today alongside world No.1 Dustin Johnson and South Africa's Charl Schwartzel . What he just did at the Irish Open and what he has been able to do this year, he did it two weeks ago at links golf. Read More »

The €222m man — Neymar Jr


Neymar has never won the Ballon d'Or, while Messi has five of the awards. On Wednesday, Barcelona president Josep Maria Bartomeu told BBC Sport that Neymar would not be leaving Barcelona . During these weeks Neymar has not spoken much to please Cules. The relationship between Al-Khelaïfi and Neymar's father could be key. Fool me twice, shame on me. Read More »

Leave Sanchez alone - skipper

Arsene Wenger has told Alexis Sanchez to fire Arsenal back into the Champions League after insisting the Chile worldwide will not be sold this summer. "I'd say certainly not". Arsenal defender Carl Jenkinson is a target for Newcastle, Brighton, Burnley and Swansea, sources close to the player have told ESPN FC. Read More »

Will Mithali Raj & Co overcome Australia today?

The pair also starred in Australia's last win against India , both scoring half centuries. "They're a great outfit that do bat deep, as do we", she said. Making it to the last four was India's first goal. India got off to a rollicking start in the Women's World Cup, winning four games on the trot. Read More »

Yankees acquire Frazier, Robertson from White Sox

But when the Sox do experience a resurgence - and sooner is leading later - expect them to contend for the American League Central supremacy again for an extended period of time. "And Todd Frazier - that guy hits a lot of home runs". The bullpen was a priority and manager Joe Girardi has that flexibility. During his previous tenure with the Yankees, Robertson served as the team's closer in 2014 and was an effective set-up man in prior seasons. Read More »

Where and when to watch OJ Simpson's parole hearing


He was acquitted of that crime during a 1995 trial. More than two decades later, interest in Simpson is higher than ever. And while inmates usually are permitted to watch ESPN , they were not allowed to view the ESPN documentary "O.J.: Made in America" that aired last June, prison officials said. Read More »

Chelsea Confirm Morata Agreement With Real Madrid


The Spanish striker has always been a favourite of Chelsea boss Antonio Conte , with the two clubs yet to agree on a fee, separated only by a few million euros at the moment, with Madrid holding out for a £75m (€84.9m) fee. I will always wish Madrid the best. His 15 goals from 55 shots gave him the highest conversion rate (27.3 per cent) of any player to score more than 10 goals . Read More »

BSP supremo Mayawati quit hours after angry walkout from Rajya Sabha


Still, they remain an important political grouping wooed by various political parties. There is no such provision in the Rajya Sabha wherein one can speak for only three minutes on an adjournment notice, " Ms Mayawati said. Whether one agrees with her politics, it can not be denied that her voice holds great influence. Prime Minister Narendra Modi was present in the House . Read More »

Salaries of the BBC's highest-earning stars to be revealed


The BBC fears resentment from on-screen talent as they discover the pay deals their colleagues have secured. The full list will be updated shortly . Overall, the BBC pointed to progress it has made to cut its talent bill. The total spend on stars with salaries of more than £150,000 is also down £5 million on the £31.9 million paid in the previous financial year. Read More »

Bharat Arun appointed bowling coach of Indian cricket team


Apart from Shastri, former Indian cricketers Virender Sehwag , Lalchand Rajput, former Australian cricketer Tom Moody, former Pakistan and Bangladesh coach Richard Pybus and former West Indies coach Phil Simmons. I have spoken to both gentlemen personally... "In the first place, I'm absolutely clear in my view that it was not a fiasco. People like Shastri and Anil Kumble will come and go", said Shastri. Read More »

Ex-FBI Agent: Kushner in More Legal Hot Water Than Trump Jr

The New York Times broke the story last weekend that Trump Jr. met with a Russian lawyer who had promised damaging information about Democratic nominee Hillary ClintonHillary Rodham ClintonLawyer say Trump Jr. One day later, he issued a statement that during the meeting Veselnitskaya told him that she had information that "individuals connected to Russian Federation were funding the Democratic National Committee". Read More »

Cousins Not Interested in Long-Term Deal Now


The Skins are a joke, and you can stop me if you've heard this one before. "That's why I think that there's still a lot of hope that next offseason, when the season ends, the Redskins are going to have I think about two months to be the exclusive team that I can talk with". Read More »

Federer Wins Eight Record Wimbledon Title


The Swiss tennis superstar defeats Marin Cilic in straight sets. He is also the oldest Wimbledon men's champion of the modern era. "Not to drop a set it's magical, I can't believe it just yet, it's too much really". "I was making him [play more] on his service games". The leftie has won 23 of their 37 matches, but simply, his only advantage over Federer is on clay, where he has beaten him 13 times in 15 meetings. Read More »

Title-chasing Hamilton throws more doubt over his future in F1

But Silverstone witnessed a remarkable collapse, a final twist on an afternoon of thrilling racing. The Frenchman missed both NY rounds to race in the World Endurance Championship for Ferrari . 'Obviously the pendulum has swung this weekend, ' Hamilton said. "It's a great showing and puts us in a good position and gives us a strong platform to start from for the second half of the season". Read More »

Neymar: Barcelona "not even contemplating" striker's exit


The latest news indicated that the Brazilian wanted to play a starring role, and not be in Lionel Messi's shadow. "It was the best for the player too", he was quoted as saying. Press Secretary of " Barcelona " Josep Vives hinted that the Catalans will not consider any offers for Neymar . Forget Wayne Rooney's return to Everton or Romelu Lukaku's arrival at Manchester United , reports are swirling on Tuesday that Barcelona sharpshooter Neymar has agreed to join Ligue 1 giants PSG for ... Read More »

How much did Roger Federer make after winning his 8th Wimbledon title?


The difference in their experience was crystal clear throughout, with Federer playing his 11th Wimbledon finals and Cilic debuting the same. Cilic broke down and cried during a break in play during the second set. He also skipped the entire claycourt season. The Swiss attended the traditional champions' dinner with women's victor Garbine Muguruza , although the pair did not dance as Federer said: "When there's no music whatsoever it's hard to get going". Read More »

Park clinches US Women's Open for first major title


Shanshan Feng of China, a seven-time LPGA Tour victor who had led since the opening round, hung in with a chance, needing to hole out from the fairway with her third shot for an eagle at the 18th to tie Park. Choi had previously said she wasn't thinking too much about the money but acknowledged Tuesday she was well aware of how much she could have made. Read More »

Red Sox 'Moving Closer' To Acquiring Third Baseman Todd Frazier


He completely shut them down, throwing eight shutout innings to hand them a 3-0 loss in the second game of Sunday's doubleheader. Now, the Yankees head to Minnesota for a three-game set stating Monday. Still, his 16 home runs and 41 RBI in 81 contests put each and every corner infielder the Yankees have used this season to shame. But there is a dark horse in the field, and that is Boston Red Sox left fielder Andrew Benintendi . Read More »

Lonzo Ball will miss summer league final with calf injury


Previously, the team made a decision to shut down Brandon Ingram after a cramp scare seen in the team's opening Summer League game against city rivals Los Angeles Clippers. After the trade Johnson made a point to praise Russell's talent and ability but noted that what L.A. needed most was a leader . The Lakers can use their $4.3-million exception to sign the former Boston Celtics guard. Read More »

Delta fires back at Ann Coulter in Twitter war


Ms Coulter's more than 30 tweets include insults to the passengers, flight crew, Wifi, and corporate employees. "Her actions are unnecessary and unacceptable", Delta said in a statement . I would like to look into this further. "I'd like to extend my honest apology". According to data crunched by social listening firm Brandwatch , Coulter's online sentiment is 55.9% negative, whereas Delta's sentiment is 52.3% positive. Read More »

JIT report's partiality to be proved in SC: Talal


Rana Sanaullah said the objections against the JIT had been raised in the Supreme Court. This was an opportunity for PTI to launch a campaign against the Sharif family . The JIT report itself, relied on 92 per cent information which was previously known, 6pc was revealed through the Panama Papers while only roughly 2pc of the findings could be termed as new. Read More »

Finaliza plebiscito opositor sobre Constituyente de Venezuela


A la falta de alimentos y otros productos básicos, como medicamentos, se une la represión que el gobierno de Maduro ejerce en las calles contra aquellos que protestan por esta situación. "#HoyElPuebloDecide y decide libertad y justicia. Y ellos solo quieren seguir en el poder, votamos para sacarlos", declaró Tibisay Méndez, de 49 años, en una mesa de votación en el sureste de Caracas . Read More »

Lonzo Ball Rocks The Unreleased Under Armour Curry 4


Swanigan, a First Team All-American, is a physical beast who has little trouble pounding the ball down low. "LaVar said it was gonna happen". He has been averaging 19.8 points per game on 47% shooting from the floor and 40% shooting from behind the arc. Read More »