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Spieth leads outright at The Open Championship, Stone makes the cut

The No. 1 player in the world has made only one birdie in 27 holes. "When I was at 4-over I was definitely thinking cut-line". At one point I felt like I was going to shoot 90 out there. "He does it quite often". "I was very proud of myself that I hung in there and tried to stay as positive as I possibly could", he said. "I'm still as ambitious now as I was starting off my career, if not more so now because I know what I've achieved and I know what I can achieve. Read More »

The Open 2017: McIlroy 'very happy' with second-round 68

McIlroy was scrapping, just as in Ireland, just as in Scotland. Spieth shot a 5-under 65 on Thursday to share the first-round lead with Brooks Koepka among the early starters. "Transitional" is the phrase McIlroy has used. All of it follows missed cuts at the U.S. Open, the Irish Open and the Scottish Open across the prior month. Read More »

Spieth happy with first-round efforts


U.S. golfer Matt Kuchar watches his iron shot from the 4th tee during his opening round on the first day of the Open Golf Championship at Royal Birkdale golf course near Southport in north west England on Friday. Branden Grace didn't realize he was making major championship history with an 8-under-62 in the British Open . Manley qualified to play in The Open after finishing in a tie for second place at the Joburg Open in February, but it would be fair to say that his season ... Read More »

Coverage of Round 3 at Royal Birkdale


Kuchar had ended Thursday in a share of the lead at five-under alongside compatriots Jordan Spieth and Brooks Koepka after a flawless opening 65 that gave him some leeway as the winds blew across the Royal Birkdale course throughout his second round. Read More »

Jordan Spieth and two other top Americans lead British Open

World number one Dustin Johnson looked as if he might match Grace when he stood on the 16th tee six under par, and while three successive pars ended that dream, his 64 still left him three under and in a tie for seventh. "I was champing at the bit to get back, " he said. The draw can determine who wins this major and when the weather forecast is up in the air, like it's been all week, then discretion is probably the better part of valour and although it might not make for great reading, ... Read More »

Derrick Rose, Cavaliers Discussing One-Year Deal


However, many reports stated that the Chicago Bulls were also in play. Brian Windhorst and Adrian Wojnarowski of ESPN indicated that Cavs' offer will be for a minimum National Basketball Association salary of $2.1 million for the upcoming campaign. Read More »

Kyrie Irving Asked the Cavaliers for Trade to Spurs


This news sent shock waves throughout the league and set NBA Twitter on fire. As for James himself, Windhorst reported that the four-time NBA MVP was "blindsided" and " devastated " by the Irving news, which he learned of as early as last week . Read More »

Rory McIlroy: Can he make a 2nd round push at The Open?

As McIlroy trudged his way towards the seventh tee, he could have been forgiven for feeling like reclaiming the claret jug might have to wait another 12 months. Rory McIlroy made a horrendous start to his opening round at Royal Birkdale as he carded five bogeys in the first six holes. McIlroy went through it again previous year at Royal Troon. Read More »

These Are The Most Intriguing Potential Trade Destinations For Kyrie Irving


James is reportedly "frustrated" and "concerned" with the Cavs future after an offseason that featured only middling moves like signing veteran point guard Jose Calderon and veteran forward Jeff Green . 1 overall pick in the 2011 draft. Los Angeles thinks Rose, who has been working out at the Lakers' practice facility lately, can help the development of rookie point guard Lonzo Ball . Read More »

Phinney says Marseille TT good for Froome


Edvald Boasson Hagen ended a run of near-misses to take stage 19 of the Tour de France on an uneventful day for race leader Chris Froome who moved to the brink of overall victory on Friday. The 32-year-old Briton was also not at his best in that Tour of Romandy, although he went on to win the Criterium du Dauphine and then the Tour later in the year. Read More »

What leader Jordan Spieth said after Round 2 at British Open


And that was enough. After going five over through six holes in his opening round, Rory McIlroy got to one under for the championship by the end of his second to move into contention. The storms arrived about the time he teed off - 40 miles per hour wind, rain and a severe drop in temperatures - and Woods shot 81. The 29-year-old arrived unusually late, had only two practice rounds and conceded he had been struggling for motivation since learning in March that his mother was facing the ... Read More »

Dustin Johnson unfazed by tests at The Open


When I missed my drives I missed them in locations where I could still hit the greens. "You just have to stick in there and make the most of whatever the weather presents you and go with that". Fellow American Koepka, who won last month's US Open, hit three successive birdies from the 11th hole before making his only bogey at the 16th. "It was very nerve-wracking on the first tee", said the 38-year-old. Read More »

Barcelona reportedly has massive Coutinho bid rejected by Liverpool


I expect a lot of progress based on experience from a year ago. Jürgen Klopp hopes that Liverpool can use the foundations of last season's success and "involve a few nice things" to enjoy an even better campaign this time around. Liverpool wanting Turan is one of the longest lasting transfer sagas in the modern game. "Speculation is for journalists only". Liverpool , however, have continued to pursue a deal for the Guinea global despite being informed directly by Leipzig ... Read More »

Neymar, les premiers chiffres tombent — PSG


Le possible transfert du Brésilien au PSG occupe l'essentiel de l'actualité, alors que d'autres mouvements ont dernièrement été enregistrés. Les Qataris du Paris Saint-Germain possèdent des fonds très importants, et ce n'est pas une clause de 220M€ qui va les dissuader de sortir leur chéquier. Read More »

O'Meara shocker starts British Open golf

Henrik Stenson said he was sure it will be the toughest hole this week. Jason Day's aggression and hopes for a short cut to the Claret Jug have forced the R&A into a rule change for the 146th Open Championship at Royal Birkdale . It's so hard, and then once again I'm always in the wispy stuff. It never felt like a true U.S. Open. "I knew it was a matter of survival", echoed Adam Scott , who shot a second-round 3-over 74 to make the cut, "and I survived". Read More »

West Ham confirm Javier Hernandez to undergo medical after deal agreed

In May, Hernandez - widely known by the nickname Chicharito, which means "little pea" - became Mexico's leading all-time scorer with his 47th worldwide goal. "We need a bit more when you see the other teams in the Premier League, like Man City, Liverpool and West Ham", he said on Friday morning. In May he became the highest goalscorer for Mexico with his 47th worldwide goal. Read More »

Unfazed Jordan Spieth takes two shot British Open lead


So the thought of chasing down Jordan Spieth , for starters, didn't feel as daunting. He also finished tied fourth in the British Open that year. The later wave saw sun and mild temperatures, though, and some players were able to take full advantage, including the trio of Americans now sharing the lead, who all fired matching 5-under 65s. Read More »

From a dream to a possibility — Neymar to PSG


According to French newspaper Le Parisien , Barca's No. 11 - who is currently in the United States with Ernesto Valverde's men for preseason - has already told some of his current teammates that he is leaving for PSG . There have been several contradicting reports in recent weeks, though the last few weeks of the window could get interesting. Neymar is here right now and he's not going to leave tomorrow. Read More »

Kyrie Irving Requests Trade, Doesn't Want to Play with LeBron James Anymore


Cleveland .com then cited two sources as saying the 25-year-old Irving told Gilbert he wanted to escape James's shadow and be the focal point of a team. Let's dive into the possible trade scenarios for Irving that could go down as early as this week. However, there's still this nugget that surfaced in February and came back around on Friday after the Irving trade rumors dropped. Read More »

A glance at the first round of the British Open


Open held on a new course in Wisconsin. Kuchar moved to five under at the turn and looked poised to open up a healthy lead as conditions improved in the afternoon but he parred each hole on the back nine to stay level with his compatriots. Read More »

Gets Job Offer From Nevada Brothel


He spent Thursday in meetings at the Regional Justice Center, but Fumo's impact was felt inside the Carson City room where the parole board watched Simpson's video testimony. A panel of 4 members on the parole board will deliberate and decide whether or not to grant Simpson parole. Last year, an average of 7.5 million people watched FX's 10-part docu-series The People v. Read More »

Johnson and Spieth favourites as British Open begins

The wind came out of an opposite direction and was such a severe change that on holes where he had been hitting a fairway metal and sand wedge, Poulter had to hit driver and a long iron off the tee. 'We had planned to take it off so it's not a big deal, ' said Koepka, who is trying to become the first person since Tiger Woods in 2000 to win the US Open and Open in the same year. Read More »

Hugh Freeze resigns as Ole Miss football coach


So if Ole Miss is far worse than 6-6, feel free to get nervous - depth could be a problem, and the offense only has one senior . It didn't take lake for rumors of recruiting violations to bubble up. Preseason practice is set to open in Oxford in just days. Also, would Ole Miss be scared off by his lack of success at Texas? Offshore sportsbooks are taking down college football future odds for Mississippi Rebels after the team's head coach Hugh Freeze stepped down from his position. Read More »

LA Lakers, Derrick Rose Have Free-Agent Meeting


But because the Spurs don't often let their intentions on the free agent market leak, there's no way of knowing if the Spurs would even be interested in trading for Irving . Irving's news is a game-changer. Irving has improved his perimeter game since James came back to Cleveland, however, his game is still based on getting to the paint. Read More »

Kuchar edges ahead as wind begins to buffet Birkdale


Adam Scott looks Australia's best weekend hope after being satisfied with a 74 that left the former world No 1 seven behind Kuchar. That group is just four shots from the lead. Open, where he was the defending champion. "It's too easy to get down when you're not playing those big tournaments", he said. 66 - Paul Casey and Charl Schwartzel. Read More »

Alvaro Morata Officially Joins Chelsea

After Manchester United seemed heavily invested in picking up Spanish forward Alvaro Morata , their biggest rival - Chelsea and manager Antonio Conte - ended up acquiring the young striker from Real Madrid . La Liga champions Real Madrid thanked 24-year-old Morata for his dedication during two spells with them, from 2010-2014 and the last campaign. "It's incredible this situation". Read More »

Legal Expert On Early Release Of OJ Simpson


In 2007, police arrested Simpson for trying to orchestrate the heist of autographed footballs and other items he said had been stolen from him several years earlier. I'd also love to see Bryant Gumbel take him apart on HBO's "Real Sports with Bryant Gumbel". Simpson's remaining time in prison should continue as usual, an official said today, and officials will work on developing his release plan; however, he could potentially be moved to another facility as he approaches his release date. Read More »

Tour de France Cyclist Shows Off Hideous Veiny Legs From Grueling Race


The German sprint ace, who had won five stages in this Tour, hurt his shoulder. That left Kittel, who is a pure sprinter, in the jersey and he built an advantage of more than 100 points over Matthews. "I don't know what they're going to do about it", Matthews who is second in the race for the green points jersey, behind Kittel, said. "It's still gong to be hard (to win), there are still two totally flat sprints with Paris and stage 19", he said. Read More »

Boston Red Sox vs


OUR PREDICTION: The Blue Jays are 8-3 in Liriano's last 11 starts, are 4-1 in his last six outings versus American League East opponents, and are a ideal 5-0 in his last five starts coming off four days of rest. Bolsinger allowed one hit — a walk-off homer in the 15th inning — in 3 1/3 innings in Toronto's 5-4 loss Tuesday. They were one of the favorites to win the American League going in but were nothing more than a.500 team late into May. Read More »

Nissan Gifts Datsun redi-Go Sport To Cricketer Harmanpreet Kaur

Hard-hitting former opening batsman Virender Sehwag termed Harmanpreet Kaur's century as " innings of a lifetime " on Twitter. "When you play against Australia , you need to be in par in terms of you mentally being strong", she said. This is the second World Cup final for " Women in Blue", having lost to Australia in the final of the 2005 edition. A defeated Meg Lanning cut a solemn figure and the captain believes there's a lot for Australia to improve on if they're to achieve more ... Read More »

Johnson feeling back to his best ahead of Birkdale challenge


That was his 14th major, but Woods has not won any since and no longer does a single player dominate the sport. Spieth shot 31 on the front nine before carding 34 on the back nine. He has climbed back up to 78th in the world rankings after a year that has included a second-place finish at the Players Championship. NOTEWORTHY: Rory McIlroy rebounded after making bogeys on five of his first six holes. Read More »