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Tiger Woods makes Masters cut with a shot to spare

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He limped home with bogeys on two of the final three holes. Spieth had a commanding lead at the turn in 2016 before stumbling on Nos. He finished tied for 22nd. "I had 210 to the hole with a left-to-right wind, and a tree was right in my line", he said. With firmer greens, tougher pin placements and just enough wind to make approach shots more challenging, it could be hard for anyone to make a run up the leaderboard. Read More »

Reed, Leishman and McIlroy make moves as Woods flounders at Augusta

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The only other time he went higher was a 76 in the opening round of the 2003 tournament . After shooting 75 to reach 4 over, Woods is 13 shots behind Patrick Reed . He'd broken par in just two of his previous 12 rounds here. He was 4-0-1 in the 2016 Ryder Cup at Hazeltine and won a feverish singles match over Rory McIlroy . Read More »

Kenya: Butali Sugar Warriors Bolster Team With New Players

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A junior left wing, Ruiz Lemus scored his goals five minutes apart. "I remember one practice we had where it snowed the entire time, and the guys had fun and there were no complaints". They did an awesome job. A concerning factor for the team has been their ability to retain players. Toomey, who is also the senior female director for the Fury program, said all four teams did well this year. Read More »

Chanu clinches gold, India win third medal

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The Kenyans, who are also recovering from a major doping scandal which prompted wide-ranging reforms, have come with a new crop of runners to Australia's Gold Coast . The bronze medal went to Canada's Rachel-LeBlanc-Bazinet (81kg+100kg). "But I guess it's ok, I don't know", said the reigning Commonwealth Championships gold medal victor. Read More »

Tough day for Sharma & Tiger, Spieth in lead

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The American notched three straight birdies three different times, starting with the opening three holes of the course and continuing on Nos. 7, 8 and 9 to jump out to 8 under par . When Reed was at nearby Augusta State University, the golf team would play Augusta National . Sharma is a 21-year-old from India who also made his Masters debut after receiving a special invitation to the tournament. Read More »

Tiger Woods assesses his opening round performance at The Masters

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Woods , who is on the comeback trail after undergoing spinal fusion surgery in April and bidding for a fifth Green Jacket, did not set Augusta alight with his opening round but he was happy to be in contention at one-over par. I putted well, but I didn't putt amazingly well. Woods, a four-time Masters victor, has played Augusta national's back-nine par-5 holes, the 13th and 15th, in a combined 92-under par in prior starts and the front nine par-5s, the second and eighth, in a combined ... Read More »

Everton vs Liverpool: Three battles that'll decide the game

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Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp on Mohamed Salah's availability: "We've tried everything to make him available. It'll be interesting to see his selection but it's all about us as well". Being in worldwide competition should not cause you problems. "That's how it is with all of them; if they are not 100 per cent fit, they can not be involved". Read More »

Manchester City's Consolation: the Premier League Title

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It would amuse United fans if their team could stop City winning the title next Saturday, just as it amused City fans when their side beat an expensively assembled United team 5-1 in 1989. "They are a fantastic club with a fantastic manager", he told the BBC. The Reds put Manchester City in the figure-4 leglock on Wednesday night and City looked shell-shocked. Read More »

McIlroy in great shape as Masters second round begins

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This was the sixth time he's shot in the 60s. He opened with a 65 in 2011 but threw away a comfortable lead that year with a final-round 80. Spieth birdied five consecutive holes on the back nine in round one but his opening drive on day two went deep into the trees on the right and he could not find the fairway with his second as he started with a six. Read More »

Users would need to pay if Facebook stopped collecting data, exec says

Facebook's data policy - which was updated on Wednesday - states that it collects "the content, communications and other information you provide when you ... As CEO Mark Zuckerberg prepares to testify before Congress , he is taking personal responsibility for the social network's failure to better safeguard users' privacy . Read More »

Max Holloway will not face Khabib Nurmagomedov at UFC 223

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Max Holloway is out of UFC 223 . More to follow this afternoon. The panicking UFC higher-ups were left in dire need of a top 155lber and they initially viewed the 12th-ranked Anthony Pettis as the solution. Namajunas is billed as "Thug" and brought gasps a few years back when she shaved her long, blonde locks in favor of a cropped cut that resembled Ripley in Aliens . Read More »

Miller, OSU in Frozen Four

Jake Evans' goal with 5.2 seconds left broke a 3-3 tie and lifted the Fighting Irish to a 4-3 win over MI and a spot in Saturday's national championship game. MI will need to keep the puck moving laterally in front of Morris, to try to catch him out of position, and the sooner Calderone and Marody can get going- the better. Read More »

Spieth back in his comfort zone at Masters, leading the field

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This is Spieth's fifth Masters . Li proceeded to make three straight birdies around Amen Corner on Thursday, starting with a 35-footer from off the green using the belly of his wedge en route to a 69. He loves this golf course. "So it's just about playing the golf course for what you get, recognizing what the tendencies are this course brings and what my own tendencies are when under the gun". Read More »

Villanova Wildcats Nab NCAA Victory With Help From Big Ragu

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Moe Wagner scored 11 early points to continue his great play in the Final Four. Villanova won their second men's basketball title in three years with a dominating win over MI in the NCAA Tournament championship game. The sophomore from DE - the Michael Jordan of DE, his teammates call him - broke his foot early in his freshman season and was limited to eight games and a medical redshirt. Read More »

In the drink! Day sends shot into fan's beer cup at Masters

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The three-time major victor signed off with a bogey at the last for a six-under 66 to leave him alone in top spot. The 24-year-old Texan put the field on notice by firing a six-under-par 66 to lead by two shots from Tony Finau and Matt Kuchar after the opening round on Thursday. Read More »

Loss officially takes Pistons out of playoff picture

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It's the first time they won 12 straight games since doing it from January 13 to February 5, 1990. Philadelphia, which has won 12 straight despite losing Joel Embiid for the immediate future with a left orbital bone fracture, has scored 115 or more points in eight of its last nine games and ranks ninth in the National Basketball Association at 109.1 points per game. Read More »

De Bruyne: City's hostile welcome no surprise

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I remember him from Basel where I thought he looked decent. Salah made four league appearances for the Reds during March, scoring six goals. Despite being elevated to superstar status over the past year after his heroics in guiding Egypt to the World Cup, Salah remains a humble and hard-working player who shuns the limelight and is reluctant to give media interviews. Read More »

Tiger Woods tees off at the Masters for 1st time since 2015

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He finished his round with a bogey at 18 but still good enough for a two-stroke lead over Finau and Matt Kuchar heading into round two on Friday. One such score was remarkably coming from American Tony Finau , despite suffering a sickening injury during the pre-tournament par-three contest. Read More »

Manchester derby dissected: How United can delay's City's title celebrations

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The Old Trafford club went unbeaten on their way to winning both the FA Cup and the Champions League , though they did draw an incredible six of 11 matches in Europe's premier club competition. "There is no way they would have visualised being 3-0 down after the first leg tonight", Keane said. It took them minutes to get back in to the game. Read More »

Duke in the NBA: Kyrie Irving Done For the Season

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The wire had been placed there during surgery to fix a fractured patella in 2015, ESPN says. The Celtics had anticipated that Irving , 26, would be able to return within three to six weeks, but subsequent tests revealed a bacterial infection at the site of the two screws. Read More »

Golfer dislocates ankle celebrating hole-in-one

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Many punters have been quick to back the Masters hopeful after his sensational Par-3 performance. Finau's wife was in attendance and he had his four children caddying for him at the event. I knew that it was there. This morning, Finau was cleared to play. Getty Tony Finau dislocated his ankle the day before the Masters. SOME weird scenes came out of Thursday's Masters action. Read More »

Tough Night In Toronto

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It's a tough back-to-back, one that could mean a tie atop the East if it goes poorly for the Raptors . We've played some of the best teams in the league, but we've got to find our identity and get back to being who we are. Denver pulled within a half-game of New Orleans for the eighth and final playoff spot in the Western Conference. That complimentary ESPN piece noted that "something special might be happening" and was headlined "The Raptors might be real and only getting better". Read More »

White: Only Person Stripped Of Title Is Conor

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Nurmagomedov was a clear fan favorite. The long-expected move that McGregor would lose his 155-belt was officially announced by UFC President Dana White at a press conference for Saturday's pay-per-view card at Barclays Center. According to a tweet from MMA Junkie's Chamatkar Sandu (via Felice Herrig's IG), McGregor picked up a guardrail and attempted to throw it at a bus in NY, causing chaos to unfold. Read More »

Woods' comeback bid drives Masters drama

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Since his return, which started in December, Woods has played in six tournaments. In a nine-hole practice round on Tuesday when he was joined by Phil Mickelson , he showed he could yet write one of the greatest comeback stories in golf. If this is a pastime beset by problems, why is the biggest merchandise set-up in the sporting hemisphere attracting so many people that you have to queue outside the door at both ends of the day? After a few of years of decline, the number of rounds played ... Read More »

Commonwealth Games : The whistle has been blown

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The 31-year-old said the injury was impacting on her ability to hurdle, although she was able to do flat sprints. The launch has set the ball rolling as some 4500 athletes will be competiting for two hundred and seventy-five medals in gold, silver and bronze for the next eleven days. Read More »

Liverpool fait exploser Manchester City — LdC

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Mohamed Salah , irrésistible, a ouvert le score pour son 38e but de la saison. Gerard Piqué a alourdi le score peu après (59e) et Luis Suarez a parachevé la victoire en fin de match (87e). Les futurs champions d'Angleterre ont été étouffés par le pressing et l'énergie de leurs adversaires. C'est une soirée de rêve que sont en train de vivre Anfield Road et tous les Liverpuldiens. Read More »

Guardiola meddles his way towards Anfield mauling

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And the sight of Salah hobbling off in the 52nd minute with what appeared a left groin injury gave hope to City. And manager Pep Guardiola said he "doesn't understand" the attack. City started off brighter in the second half, but they were unable to break down Liverpool who were like concrete at the back. Of course, it is not Liverpool , it is the people- it was not only one, only two, only three. Read More »

Memorial service for Winnie Madikizela-Mandela to be held in Wellington

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Madikizela-Mandela later became embroiled in disputes over Mandela's estate. Aregbesola said that Winnie did not relent in the struggle until Mandela was freed and South Africa became a free and democratic country. For husband and wife, it was a crowning moment that led four years later to the end of centuries of white domination when Mandela became South Africa's first black president. Read More »

Raptors topple Celtics to extend East lead

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This time , the Cavs could still be without Kyle Korver and Tyronn Lue (who were both missing in the March game), or they could be back. The teams have gone under the total in four of their last five meetings: look for that trend to continue here with both teams being a big tired in addition to Boston being shorthanded. Read More »

8 signs Tiger Woods can win the 2018 Masters

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It's not surprising that he's playing well. "We understand where we are in the game now versus where we were in our early-20s, battling for No. 1". "But I think how I'm going to be remembered in the game is really what happens from here onwards". Read More »

The Masters : Our golfers to follow for Green Jacket glory

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In 2011, riding the hype as the game's brightest new star, he led after each of the first three rounds and was still out front making the turn Sunday . They're right down the street from each other, there's a party house, and friends and family are there.it's a great place for Jordan to go after a round and decompress and get away from the golf and not even have to think about The Masters . Read More »

Tottenham star Eriksen praises hard-working Dele Alli

The young Englishman's second half brace sealed Spurs' first victory at Stamford Bridge in 28 years. He knows that at Chelsea , if you don't win, you get fired. Levy's salary increased by about 53 percent from £2.8m in the previous season, according to the club's financial results for the year ending June 30, 2017 which show that the highest-paid director - believed to be Levy - earned £6.013m in 2016-17. Read More »