Vendredi, 20 Octobre 2017
Latest news
Home » Sport

Sport

Brooks Koepka savours maiden major success at US Open

To feel as confident as I did on a Sunday at a major and coming down the stretch was pretty neat. The others included recent Wells Fargo victor Brian Harman , who led Koepka by one as Sunday began and spent the back nine anywhere from 13 under to 11 under before settling at 12 under. Read More »

Mourinho looking for cut-rate Morata deal — Transfer Focus

In case you didn't know. . In an interview with Calciomercato , Lopez did little to dispel the ongoing links with United and even suggested that Morata would welcome a move to English football. José Mourinho called the Spaniard to convince him to leave Spain and join Manchester United and the call was successful. The Swede has been released by United and the club's pursuit of Antoine Griezmann has already ended in disappointment with the La Liga giants' transfer ban being upheld, ... Read More »

Koepka pulls away to win US Open

But at the same time, I don't feel as though I lost the golf tournament. Having said that, the approach he hit on 15 was, I thought, his best of the day. The 28-year-world number nine got off to a flying start on Thursday with a seven-under-par 65 but saw his momentum falter on Friday with one-over-par 73. Read More »

Bellinger, Puig power Dodgers over Tribe

Will the Los Angeles Dodgers complete a road sweep of the Cleveland Indians when the two meet up today at 12:10PM ET? Kershaw cleaned up his ledger with two scoreless innings before Pedro Baez set down all three hitters he faced. On Thursday, Hill will make his first career start vs. Cleveland. He has given up 42 earned runs in 66 innings. His return will send Michael Brantley to the bench. Read More »

Adam Hadwin set to make cut at US Open

perth_map

Casey chopped his way to a triple bogey, only to respond with five straight birdies that carried him to a 1-under 71 and make him the first to post at 7-under 137. He finished with a 7 on the par 4, dropping back to 5 under. Hadwin's shotmaking improved the back nine, that's when the putter cooled off. While Erin Hills was still not playing as hard as many past U.S. Read More »

Long road: Koepka's journey now includes a US Open title

perth_map

Brooks Koepka flashes an unflappable, size-you-up look wherever he strolls - much like a real-life Peter Parker or big-cheese John Wayne. There were only six birdies and U.S. Open. Like Thomas, Fowler, Matsuyama and nearly every other tour player in his 20s, Koepka was drawn to golf by the magnet that was Tiger Woods . Read More »

Sublime Fakhar leads Pakistan to 338-4 in ICC final

perth_map

Caught off a no-ball on three, left-handed opener Fakhar went on to make an impressive 114. He dismissed three of the world's top (ODI) batsmen in Rohit Sharma (nought), India captain Virat Kohli (five) and Shikhar Dhawan (21) in a stunning new-ball spell. Read More »

Pakistan outclass India to win ICC Champions Trophy

perth_map

For once, the Pakistan middle order didn't waste the great start. He got a few streaky boundaries upfront but then settled in to give each Indian bowler, a mighty thwack.There was no looking back after that and was liberal help from all the Indian bowlers, who erred in length, gave away needless extras to release the pressure completely. Read More »

Ruggedman: Ronaldo Return To United Would Be 'Transfer Of The Decade'

Manchester United sold the free-scoring attacker to Real Madrid for a then-world record fee of £80m in the 2009 summer transfer window and has scored 285 goals in 241 league appearances since his move. Manchester United are putting together a stunning financial package for Cristiano Ronaldo - with the Portuguese superstar eager to return to the club. Read More »

Aegon Championships 2017: Rafael Nadal withdraws from Queen's Club

perth_map

For the third time in his career, Nadal won every set at a grand slam. "I don't know. I can not say (yes); I can not say not. I didn't really think I'd have such a long career and win so many tournaments", he added. While other players experience ups and downs, Nadal never appears to falter, consistently emerging from the field as the best player in the world. Wimbledon is something that will soon become the main subject in the tennis world. Read More »

Brooks for the win

Koepka took it from there - a victory in Turkey against a strong field, his first PGA Tour victory in the Phoenix Open, his first Ryder Cup and now a major championship. The U.S. Open is supposed to be golf's ultimate test, and Erin Hills did not provide it. Players, by all accounts, loved it. McIlroy and Tiger Woods (12 under at Pebble Beach in 2000) had been the only players to finish there. Read More »

Little-known Koepka Wins US Open Golf Championship

perth_map

Open - how he regards himself and how the golf world views him. "It was one of those things, I think I had played so many weeks in a row, not a day off, it really got to me". While more players than usual broke par at a U.S. Open, numerous world's best golfers failed to make the halfway cut after Friday's second round. Read More »

Lions new boys handed Chiefs role

Gatland , however, said the England player would be available for selection. "He could have played on Saturday", said Gatland. If the Lions made a statement on the pitch, Warren Gatland certainly made a statement off it with the announcement that six players were being added to the squad for a ten-day period. Read More »

Former FSU star Brooks Koepka ties record in US Open win

QUOTEWORTHY: "I didn't get him a card, so I really hope this works", -Koepka on his plans for celebrating Father's Day with his dad, Bob. I feel really good about just about everything else. In the group ahead leader Brooks Koepka didn't slip up. And once Koepka made his third straight birdie at 16, Harman knew his championship chase was over. Read More »

McIlroy motivated by 'busy summer' after missing US Open cut

A packed US Open leaderboard saw Paul Casey , Brian Harman , Tommy Fleetwood and Brooks Koepka on seven under after round two, with a further fourteen players within three of the leaders. "It's still Saturday, 36 holes is a very long time in a U.S. Open". Despite a flurry of late birdies it was not enough to turnaround an erratic round littered with errors and missed opportunities. Read More »

Maori All Blacks v Lions Review

perth_map

Not surprisingly Warren Gatland has copped a fair bit of stick from his fellow countrymen and some friendly fire as well given the controversial additions to the squad from the Wales & Scotland tours. Asked if Joseph's omission from the Chiefs squad could indicate he has a chance for the first Test, Gatland replied: "Well he's played pretty well for us". Read More »

Pakistan can upset any team on their day, says Virat Kohli

perth_map

Even Golden Bat victor Shikhar Dhawan couldn't resist Amir's persistent accuracy, edging through outside off-stump, and when teenage spinner Shadab Khan successfully convinced Sarfraz Ahmed to review a "not out" lbw decision against Yuvraj Singh India's hopes were fading fast at 54-4. Read More »

Brooks Koepka Wins US Open With Record-Tying Effort

One fan even hollered his approval as Putnam walked to the green. "It was really cool". "I was hoping to back-door a top 25", he said. "I played really well today". The 27-year-old American didn't realize, however, just how close he was to making history. Torrential rain that doused the 7,818-yard layout at Erin Hills overnight presented the field with a feast of birdie chances, transforming the leaderboard into a sea of red as dusk fell. Read More »

Koepka wins 117th US Open

perth_map

The 25-year-old Matsuyama had two of the best rounds of the tournament - he shot 65 on Friday - but a 2-over 74 in his opening round loomed large as the scores got lower and lower at a forgiving Erin Hills. It probably didn't help Harman's disposition that he bogeyed the 18th hole - the outcome had already been decided - dropping him into a second-place tie that cost him $247,989. Read More »

Tottenham Hotspur: Kane late strike rescues England at Hampden

We can only take steps at a time and work as a team to improve every area - whether that's technical, tactical, psychological. We played a team with four or five at the back. Player ratingsScotland: Craig Gordon 6, Kieran Tierney 7, Christophe Berra 6, Ikechi Anya 7, Charlie Mulgrew 7, Andy Robertson 6, Scott Brown 6, James Morrison 5, Stuart Armstrong 6, Robert Snodgrass 5, Leigh Griffiths 8. Read More »

Gatland: Pressure on Warburton to make Lions team

When quizzed about his thoughts on the team to face the All Blacks in next Saturday's first Test, Gatland admitted he would have to have another look after Tuesday's match in Hamilton . "We won't sit down and pick the (test) team until Wednesday and I think that's only fair on the players that are taking the field on Tuesday", Gatland told reporters in Hamilton. Read More »

Real Madrid Star Cristiano Ronaldo Seriously Considering Man Utd Return This Summer

perth_map

The Portugal worldwide shocked the world of football after declaring that he wants to leave Spain amid reports that he defrauded the Spanish taxman for £13million. Mendes claimed that the Portuguese has offers from Premier League clubs, including Manchester City . On Thursday Ronaldo, who signed a new five-year contract in November, posted a picture with his fingers to his lips on Instagram with the caption: "Sometimes the best answer it's to be quiet". Read More »

Champions Trophy: Hardik Pandya Hits Fastest Half-Century In ICC Tournament Finals

In came Amir again and this time Kohli spied runs on the leg side to rub salt into the wound but the ball took the leading edge and flew to backward point where Shadab Khan make no mistake. Rohit Sharma, who scored a ton against England in the semi-finals, was out for a duck. On three Fakhar edged a wide delivery from Jasprit Bumrah into the safe gloves of Dhoni and set off dolefully to the dressing room. Read More »

Brooks Koepka wins 117th US Open

Subscriptions start as low as 25¢ per day . "I get a lot of experience in the last couple of days", Li added. "Hopefully, though, in the future, in majors, I can play in the either last or next-to-last group to give myself a better chance". Read More »

Morgan blames pitch for England calamity

Fakhar reached his 50 off 49 balls before being stumped by Buttler off Rashid for 57 but Azhar and Babar Azam calmly continued to milk runs all around the ground as England's bowlers ran out of ideas. It was a wonderful performance". We must give credit to the selection committee for selecting these players from the domestic circuit and their performances in the PSL. Read More »

Lewis Hamilton: Canadian GP domination is 'great blow' to Ferrari

The feeling of relief at Mercedes as Hamilton crossed the line was evident from the TV pictures beamed across the world of Mercedes honchos Toto Wolff and Niki Lauda exchanging congratulatory handshakes. He then shared a sip with actor Sir Patrick Stewart, who was serving as the post-race master of ceremonies. Despite starting from second position on the pole, Sebastian Vettel didn't manage to get a flawless start. Read More »

Brooks Koepka wins US Open, ties Rory McIlroy's scoring mark

perth_map

And then the reception and all of the support I got all week long was unbelievable". Koepka has just one win on the PGA Tour , but now has five top tens and a win in 14 career major championships as a professional. Then again, it had been an odd U.S. Open. "I did love it". So it was a lot of kind of laying around and just trying to stay off the phone and try to stay away from reading stuff just because there are so many things out there that are being said or written. Read More »

Brooks Koepka equals scoring record with US Open win

True to form, Harman didn't wither away on Sunday. either. Knowing for sure he would walk away the champion. "Unfortunately, that's really all I was dealt, so it's what I had to try to do". There were only six birdies and U.S. Open victor Brooks Koepka had one of them while Japan's Hideki Matsuyama carded one of the 18 bogeys resulting in a two stroke swing. Read More »

Zagoria | Murray and Wawrinka to do battle in French Open semifinals

Not easy. Long matches. Serving at 1-1, deuce in the second set Murray was bizarrely given a time violation warning by umpire Carlos Ramos after he had let an errant ball toss land - prompting an exchange of views between the pair. You know, especially in the last couple of months. He clinched victory on his first match point when Nishikori failed to return a powerful serve. Pliskova was the runner-up at last year's U.S. Read More »

Ward stuns Kovalev in eighth to defend titles

What can not be questioned is the right hand that clearly sapped the fight out of Kovalev . As the sixth and seventh round got underway, Kovalev seemed to slow down just a bit, which was part of the problem he suffered in the first fight as well as his output and volume of punches landed diminished with each passing minute. Read More »