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Jordan Spieth birdies 18th to keep Travelers lead

Spieth played in the afternoon at par-70, 6,841-yard River Highlands course . There have been ups and downs, yes, but the downs have always been followed by an up. He's three-quarters of the way there. He won the Senior British Open and PURE Insurance Championship a year ago on the 50-and-over tour. In the third round, Spieth was even par through five holes before a pair of birdies moved him to 10-under. Read More »

Sebastian Vettel envisioned podium finish before slump to fourth in Montreal

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The post-race awards to the top three were presented by Britsh actor Patrick Stewart. The incident prompted a stop for repairs as Vettel's wing eventual broke off later and pushed him to last. He was up to seventh when he made another pit in Lap 50 to prepare for a final charge. "There was a lot of time to think when I was out front". There are likely to be no shortage of heated recriminations in the Force India garage, with the pacier Ocon, who eventually finished behind Perez in sixth, ... Read More »

Ricciardo wins chaotic Azerbaijan GP; Vettel leads overall

Ferrari's Sebastian Vettel leads the driver standings ahead of Brit rival Lewis Hamilton in his Mercedes . Lance Stroll , an unheralded Belgian-Canadian racing driver, just secured his first ever podium finish in Formula One . His race took a twist when his head rest started to come loose, forcing the Briton to try to push it back down while running at 200 miles per hour on the main straight. Read More »

Germany hope Liverpool's Emre Can fit for Cameroon

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He reacted fastest after Arturo Vidal seized on an error by Sanchez's Arsenal team-mate Shkodran Mustafi to score after just six minutes and help Chile edge a step closer to the last four. "Tony Rudiger will be back in the line-up because Cameroon has very quick players", Low said. "An opportunity to create something special". Chile produced a highly mobile, energised and effective performance against the Germans, and this performance will have the Australians dreading facing one the ... Read More »

Gatland says All Blacks targeting Murray with 'dangerous' dives

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The Lions need to achieve something they have only done twice before - in 1899 and 1989 - by overcoming a 1-0 deficit in their quest to win a Test series. "We'll probably just get some clarity from the ref later in the week". In an outside back reshuffle, Tommy Seymour takes his spot at No 14 while George North , who hasn't played since the win over New Zealand Maori and looked set for a test berth, will play left wing. Read More »

S.Korean President witnesses test of home-grown missile

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He also blamed the former leaders of both the United States and South Korea for failed strategies with North Korea . The freeze, which includes an "environmental review", is a none-too-veiled signal to expect more assertiveness on national security and North Korea policy. Read More »

Origin series still alive after Maroons win Game II

Bombed try: Jarryd Hayne is tackled by Will Chambers in a crucial moment at ANZ Stadium. Jarryd Payne, Brett Morris and Mitchell Pearce all scored, giving their team a 16-6 advantage at the half. Scenes from the Queensland Maroons State of Origin captain's run at ANZ Stadium. For Queensland , tonight's game is all about new beginnings - not just with the fresh faces that will take the field, but in the realisation that the Blues' game-one performance set the bar for a new ... Read More »

LaVar Ball To Possibly Appear on WWE Raw In Los Angeles

The Lakers were abysmal this past season with only 26 wins and 56 losses and even worse a year ago with just 17 wins during the 2016 season. "Yeah", was Ball's answer when asked about whether or not he can bring the Lakers back to the playoffs during a conference call. Read More »

Narendra Modi meets America's leading CEOs

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Israel has announced Prime Minister Narendra Modi?s visit to the country next week, which is the first ever by any Indian Prime Minister. Again, the protectionist trade policies promised by the Trump adminsitration could be a major hurdle in the relations as it will obstruct the expansion of trade and investment ties between India and the US. Read More »

New Zealand Wins a Race but Oracle Then Breaks Through

The American team began with a one-point advantage after winning the earlier qualifying regatta, which was erased by New Zealand's race-one win. But he said while it was fantastic to see Team New Zealand performing well, it was far too early to speculate on where the next event would be held. Read More »

Senator Rand Paul says would consider partial repeal of Obamacare

McConnell, R-Ky., can not pass the bill if he loses more than two Republican votes. But tweaks to appease the four conservatives could alienate Heller and other moderates, or vice versa. Washington state officials say about 700,000 Washingtonians could lose health coverage under the Senate plan . Senate Republican leaders want a vote in the coming week on a plan to roll back much of President Barack Obama's health care law. Read More »

Heller Opposes Senate Health Care Bill

Sen. Dean Heller (R-Nev.) on Friday said he could not support a health care plan backed by Senate Republican leaders as written, noting the proposed elimination of the Affordable Care Act's Medicaid expansion component. The Michigan Democrat believes the Senate bill would cut coverage while increasing costs. But it's not entirely clear what Lee is pushing for: An aide to the senator tells me the details of Lee's amendment to the bill are still coming together. Read More »

Sebastian Vettel and Lewis Hamilton in F1 crash row

Red Bull have not led a race all season; Ricciardo may have inherited it but he had to fight hard to so. He followed him past a number of cars as they recovered positions, and closed up as the race entered its final lap, but the Englishman was not able to pass. Read More »

Santana leads to Twins to sweep, first place in AL Central

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Max Kepler scored o. But with one out in the fourth, Jose Ramirez drove a 3-2 pitch over the right field wall for his 12th home run, cutting the Twins' lead to 2-1. In the fourth inning, the Indians loaded the bases with one out, but Erik Gonzalez struck out with the base loaded for the second time in three innings and Francisco Lindor lined out to end the inning without a run being scored. Read More »

Australia outshine Chile but exit Russian Federation after draw

The indomitable Lions will lock horns with Germany , the World cup defending champions at the Fisht Olympic Stadium in Russian Federation today June 25 at 4:00pm. Taking the lead in slick fashion. Demirbay carried the ball to the edge of the box following Julian Draxler's neat flick and smashed a right-footed shot into the top corner. Read More »

Cilic, Lopez advance to Queen's final

It's just paying off nicely". The world number seven has yet to drop a set in three matches en route to his fourth semi-final appearance at the Wimbledon warm-up event in west London . The top seed lost his first match of the grass-court season last week in Stuttgart to Tommy Haas, but was in imperious form all week at Halle, culminating in the 6-1, 6-3 final victory over the home favourite Zverev. Read More »

Joining Celtics a "Dream Come True" for Tatum

ESPN's Fran Fraschilla and Jay Bilas are college basketball analysts who recently talked to media, including the MSR in separate conference calls. "Part of being with the Celtics is actually enjoying what you do". It was unlikely that Ainge put Tatum or the third pick into play with the Pacers, considering that most believe George ultimately will join his hometown Lakers. Read More »

Ricciardo wins chaotic Azerbaijan GP; Vettel, Hamilton clash

Vettel waved his hand in the cockpit in apparent show of anger and then moved alongside his championship rival on the straight, before appearing to turn right into Hamilton as the Ferrari and Mercedes bumped wheels. Ferrari's Kimi Raikkonen of Finland, Mercedes' Lewis Hamilton of Britain and Mercedes' Valtteri Bottas of Finland gesture to the media after the qualifying session of Azerbaijan Grand Prix in Baku , Azerbaijan . Read More »

Devils Take Nico Hischier No. 1; Vegas Selects Cody Glass

The first, he said, was to ice a team that's entertaining and competitive, and that the league and city could be proud of. The Knights are an NHL hockey expansion team. 5, but held off because they got a sense Glass would still be available. After that, the team needs to find a captain, needs to find a home for its surplus of defencemen and needs to find someone to centre the top line. Read More »

Sixers already looking to extend Joel Embiid

But it's from picks 2-60 that all fans will keep their eye on as this years draft has the makings to dictate how exciting the 2017 National Basketball Association off-season will be. LaVine is coming off a torn ACL. He's followed by a tie between Josh Jackson of the Phoenix Suns and Jayson Tatum of the Boston Celtics , each of whom will have nine to one odds. Read More »

South Africa edge England in thriller after controversial Jason Roy dismissal

Liam Dawson hit a four the ball before, but couldn't repeat as South Africa struck back in the three-game series. Roy, who endured a disappointing Champions Trophy, played himself back into form with some well-timed drives and became the first player on either side to reach a half-century when he launched Tabraiz Shamsi into the Sir Ian Botham Stand for six. Read More »

Johnson sees big things for Ball

Do you see that smile? You do if you're Magic. The expected ship date for the shoes is February 10, just ahead of the year's NBA All-Star Weekend festivities in Los Angeles. Would D'Angelo Russell and Lonzo Ball have been able to make something work? As a pretty quiet person, Ball doesn't ever seem to be phased by the talk surrounding him. Read More »

Sneak Peek in the 2017 NBA Draft

Fultz, Simmons and another recent Sixers high draft pick, Joel Embiid , form a promising young trio that could allow Philadelphia to rise from the lower depths of the league. "How can you not respect it?". Eat them while you can, Markelle! It is not just words. "I think our games could help each other out a lot". Fultz now joins a young core which includes 2016 No. Read More »

Fleury leads Vegas Golden Knights' first expansion draft

We were ready for what transpired in the expansion draft , and our strategy seemed to work really well. Glass is obviously hoping to change that. Portland Winterhawks center Cody Glass is the first draft pick in Las Vegas Golden Knights' history. Read More »

Bulls send Jimmy Butler to Wolves; Zach LaVine, Kris Dunn to Chicago

The Bulls selected 6'11 center Justin Patton of Creighton with the No. 16 overall pick, sending him to Minnesota. It probably means this is going to be a long, painful process. The thing about Markkanen, the top-rated global player in this draft out of Finland, is that he's a legitimate 7'0, and as such he did average 7.0 rebounds a game at Arizona a year ago. Read More »

Vegas Golden Knights select NHL veterans in expansion draft

Consider that in a so-called good draft a team hopes to select three future National Hockey League players - at least that's how general managers gauge success. The NHL's 31st franchise ended up picking 13 on defence, including Methot, the long-time defence partner of Ottawa Senators captain and Norris trophy nominee, Erik Karlsson. Read More »

Hamilton takes 66th career pole in Azerbaijan GP

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Today was obviously a different Sebastian we're seeing", Hamilton said. "I think we, as a team, probably prefer not to talk so much and just get on with it". "But the guys did excellent work". The 6-kilometer (3.7-mile) Baku circuit, which glides through the city's medieval walls and passes the Caspian sea, has F1's fastest top speed and is also one of the trickiest. Read More »

Hamilton takes his 66th pole at Azerbaijan

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Afterwards, the world championship leader accused Hamilton of risky driving - and refused to even acknowledge his rash actions. The safety auto came out three times in quick succession before a red flag stopped the race on lap 22 of 51 because debris littered the track. Read More »

Hamilton takes Azerbaijan pole

The German driver, a four-time Formula One world champion, accused Hamilton of deliberately slowing down in front of him while the Briton was leading the race in Baku . On lap 12 Verstappen's Red Bull is smoking and he is dropping down the order with an engine problem. Further chaos unfolded when Daniil Kvyat stopped, his Toro Rosso having lost all electrical power on lap eight. Read More »

Fultz exposes Sixers for what they are: A team doing it right

Who do they have to thank for all this young talent? If the Sixers don't extend Embiid by the start of the season, he would play the 2017-18 campaign for $6.1 million and then they could make him a restricted free agent with an $8 million million qualifying offer. Read More »

Gatland: Johnny Sexton has his mojo back, but needs more rugby

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O'Mahony follows Sam Warburton, Ken Owens and Alun Wyn Jones in leading the 2017 Lions in what has been billed the "4th Test". The Lions have struggled for consistency in the first four games of their 10-match tour, with Tuesday's 23-22 loss to the Otago Highlanders coming three days after they had strangled the Canterbury Crusaders into submission. Read More »