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Ariya on double mission at Women's PGA


Triplett shoots 62 in U.S. Senior Open to tie major record: Kirk Triplett shot an 8-under 62 on Thursday in the first round of the U.S. Senior Open to match the lowest round in a PGA Tour Champions major. The 21-year-old from Bangkok did not play in Arkansas and worked on her game during the break. The Thai won a tournament at Olympia Fields Country Club when she was an amateur. Read More »

Congress Must Make Russia Pay for Attacking US Elections


But he had harsher words for Trump, saying he hadn't been skeptical enough of Russia's role in the election. McMaster then pivoted to speak in greater detail about the need for the United States to work with Russian Federation on national security matters. Read More »

Pacquiao on Horn's Plan For KO Like Marquez: I'm Ready For That!

It's going to be short and sweet. Whatever Horn says will not mean anything if he can not back it up inside the boxing ring on Sunday. He was able to knock down Marquez when they fought in 2012, but the Mexican got off the canvas and went on to register the most important victory of his career. Read More »

Trea Turner suffers broken right wrist; out indefinitely

You wish it hit you in the back or arm or something - not the hand or wrist, which is never fun", he said nonchalantly. But I went out there and tried throwing. After stealing 22 bases in June, Turner was leading the Major League Baseball in the category with 35, two more than Billy Hamilton of the Reds, to go along with his.279/.324/.422 clip, seven homers and 32 RBI. Read More »

Kentucky's Calipari expressed interest in running Knicks


You'd expect if Calipari would make the jump, it'd be to a franchise that has the pieces to win right away, instead of stepping into a shaky situation, like the one in NY, thus avoiding another failed stint in the association. "Current GM Steve Mills is handling the club's day-to-day operations and is expected to lead them through free agency". Another name mentioned internally as a candidate is Oklahoma City Thunder general manager Sam Presti, sources said. Read More »

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


Kennard was selected with the 12th pick by the Detroit Pistons. "Everybody knows known for the crossover, and they love him here and a chance to come here and he [too] was the No. Now for the bad part: The French native, whose team is still playing in a championship series back home, was selected by the Knicks on Thursday night. Read More »

Vettel risks further FIA sanction after 'road rage' in Baku


Vettel hit the back of Hamilton's vehicle, then pulled alongside and turned into him in Baku, banging wheels with his world championship rival while the pair were behind the safety auto. Button, who is now retired though stood in for Fernando Alonso in Monaco earlier this year, admits that what the Ferrari driver did was "silly", but the sport should get past it because it contributed to a great race and believes the penalty, which actually equated to 30-seconds, was sufficient. Read More »

Ex-Chelsea midfielder Burley: Bakayoko 'perfect' for Conte


Now Antonio Conte is looking to sign the defensive midfielder to strengthen his side in their bid to defend the Premier League title next season. Speaking to talkSPORT , he said: "He was very crucial in some games Chelsea played last season and I think he did extremely well, even if he wasn't starting every game, There was a good balance in the midfield, sometimes with him or Fabregas next to Kante". Read More »

Sebastian Vettel Finishes Fourth In F1 Azerbaijan Grand Prix


A livid Hamilton branded Sebastien Vettel a "disgrace" and challenged him to a duel "out of the car" as the Formula One title race went south in Baku. I think driving dangerously which in any way can put another driver at risk - luckily we were going slow but if we going fast it could have been a lot worse. Read More »

KC back to .500 as Royals tame Tigers

Alcides Escobar had three hits and scored twice for the Royals (38-38) while Moustakas, Gordon and Lorenzo Cain contributed two hits apiece. The Royals then sent 10 batters to the plate and knocked out Norris the following inning. The Royals dominated Wednesday's game. Nicholas Castellanos was called out for running out of the baseline and interfering with a throw in Saturday's loss in San Diego, and the same call was made against him in the second inning on Tuesday. Read More »

Former Steelers RB Karlos Williams suspended for 1 year


Yates didn't specify what the suspension was for, but it's likely to be related to his last ban. He tied the league record for consecutive games to start a career with a score, going for a touchdown in each of his first six games. But his first suspension, which came in August 2016, was the beginning of the end for him. Williams signed with the Pittsburgh Steelers after the Bills cut him, but he was suspended 10 games for a violation of the substance abuse policy. Read More »

Sky Sports Dampen Cristiano Ronaldo Excitement With Their Latest Update


Florentino Perez insists Real Madrid are not contemplating Cristiano Ronaldo's departure this summer. Cristiano Ronaldo is expected to testify at the Madrid court hearing on the final day of July. "What they have told me is that he has the same financial arrangements as he had in England, where he had no problems". "I don't have a contract [for next season] at the moment and I have no agreement with any club". Read More »

Froome to extend Sky cycling deal to 2021

Yet having also finished second to Froome in 2015, when his Movistar team seemed more intent on getting Alejandro Valverde onto the podium than trying to help Quintana win the race, the Colombian was a major disappointment previous year. "I love it, I'm going nowhere". Home fans are hoping that last year's runner-up, Romain Bardet , can move up one spot to become the first French victor since Hinault took the last of his titles in 1985. Read More »

Blake Griffin could be out until December with toe injury


A source told ESPN's Michael Eaves that Griffin could potentially be out until December . A separate source told Shelburne the team believes Griffin's toe will be healed and he'll likely be ready for the start of the season. ESPN's Ramona Shelburne reported the Clippers were "focused" on retaining Griffin after the Paul deal. The 28-year-old will attract several different suitors outside of the Los Angeles Clippers such as the Boston Celtics , Miami Heat , and Oklahoma City ... Read More »

Greta Van Susteren 'out' at MSNBC after just six months


Van Susteren was a square peg in a round hole, and Ari Melber will be a better fit in MSNBC's weeknight lineup. Van Susteren was preparing for the night's show when she was cancelled, CNN reporter Brian Stelter said. As we continue to grow and evolve as a network during one of the most newsworthy periods in recent history I have important news about our 6 p.m. hour. Read More »

Jo Konta beats world No 1 Angelique Kerber after awful fall

She stayed down for a long few moments, and received medical attention, before soldiering on. Simona Halep's last-eight defeat to Caroline Wozniacki ensured Kerber would remain at the summit of the rankings regardless of her result against Konta , on a day when all eight quarter-finalists at Eastbourne were forced to play twice following rain earlier in the week. Read More »

Warriors to Do 'Whatever it Takes' to Re-Sign Stephen Curry


A fabulous first one with and for Durant. Fresh off their second championship in three years, the Golden State Warriors sound like they're ready to run it back ... Although there is some truth to the matter that the Warriors have put together quite a talented team, it was earned on the court with Durant leading the way. Read More »

Indian spinners restrict West Indies eves to 183 in Women's World Cup


This is the second consecutive win for India in this tournament. While India enters the contest with an impressive win on their back, Windies Women's teams faced an eight-wicket defeat against Australia in their opening match. But Mona Meshram (18 not out) played a steady innings and gave good support to Mandhana to help India reach the target. Former India cricketer Virender Sehwag led the plaudits for Mandhana, calling her "outstanding", while Snehal Pradhan, ex-India Women's ... Read More »

Steph Curry to compete in professional golf event


The tournament begins July 31 with a partner pro-am. The Warriors Community Foundation is its main charity beneficiary. On 23 occasions, an athlete from a different sport has teed it up in a Tour event. Curry has had some success on the celebrity circuit, finishing T-4 at the 2013 American Century Championship - a tournament he's played four times. Read More »

Venus Williams Reportedly Involved in Fatal Car Crash in Florida

According to TMZ , the driver claimed she had no time to stop. The victim's wife, who was driving the victim's vehicle, told police that she was approaching an intersection westbound in Palm... The driver's husband, Jerome Barson , suffered head trauma and was taken to a hospital and placed in ICU. The driver also suffered injuries, including some broken bones. Read More »

Michael Keane to Everton: Bookies suspend betting on Burnley star completing move


Keane was called into the England squad for the first time last October and made his senior global debut earlier this year in a friendly defeat to Germany. And that left Everton essentially in a one-horse race for Keane, although Burnley were always prepared to hold onto the player for another season, even with him able to leave on a free transfer in the summer of 2018 . Read More »

Parker Bridwell outduels Doug Fister as Angels beat Red Sox


Brian Goodwin homered twice before the Nationals pulled out a 6-5 win over Cincinnati on Bryce Harper's RBI single in the bottom of the 10th. That would give LA a 2-1 lead. NOTES: Red Sox LHP David Price developed a cracked fingernail on the middle finger of his throwing hand during Saturday's loss to the Angels. Bridwell, a 25-year-old right-hander who the Angels elected to keep in the rotation over Fister, is 1-0 with a 4.09 ERA in two prior starts this season. Read More »

Cam Newton says Panthers don't need him to always be playmaker


The 2015 NFL MVP certainly lived up to the hype by shattering a host of records on the way to becoming the first player in NFL history to have at least 20,000 passing yards and 3,000 rushing yards in his first six seasons. Even though he couldn't throw, Newton attended all 13 of the Panthers' OTA and minicamp practices as part of Carolina's offseason program, which concluded on June 15. Read More »

A look at some of the texts sent to Jimmy Butler


Minnesota also got Chicago's No. 16 overall pick in the trade , where they took Creighton center Justin Patton . I'm OK with it. "I'm fine", the 6-foot-7 Texan responded. An inability to ever get confident with his shot, since he had only four games in which he attempted more than eight field goals. "Everybody is going to get exhausted of Thibs' voice every now and again", Butler said, smiling. Read More »

Why Barca Want Ronaldo To Stay At Real


Spanish prosecutors have accused the Portugal global of defrauding the tax authorities of €14.8m (£12.9m). "I hold the opinion that nobody is indispensable, not just Cristiano Ronaldo ", Figo said to Gol when asked about the Portugal forward's future. Read More »

Dana White Claims Conor McGregor Wants Khabib Fight In Russia


Later at the post-fight press conference, McGregor seemed hesitant at the idea of fighting "The Eagle", labeling him as a "pull-out merchant" due to the amount of times he has pulled out of fights. He's like, "I want Khabib, in Russia.' He's awesome". "That fight still needs to happen". While White has no idea as of now on when it could happen, he only knows that it must happen before the "Notorious" is to defend his lightweight title. Read More »

Former player Venkatesh Prasad applies for the job of India's coach


When the CAC members met Kumble, he told his former teammates Sachin Tendulkar , Sourav Ganguly and VVS Laxman, that he didn't have any issue with Kohli as such. However, things have changed now and the BCCI might face a tough time choosing Anil Kumble's successor as a number of high-profile individuals have applied for the top job. Read More »

John McEnroe softens stance on criticism of Serena Williams


Serena Williams might be the 700th, 1000th, or the 150th best player if she played on the men's tennis tour but it is an idea that can not be answered. Earlier this week, the bad-ass tennis star was the center of yet another exhausted "is-she/isn't-she" the greatest athlete of all time discussion. McEnroe: Best female player ever - no question. Read More »

Confederations Cup: Ronaldo header sinks hosts Russian Federation

Big sporting events, such as the FIFA Confederations Cup and the FIFA World Cup, may help Russia's Republic of Tatarstan attract new investors and strengthen its position on the global investment market, Russia's TASS news agency reported head of Tatarstan's Investment Development Agency Talia Minullina as saying. Read More »

Rosie Huntington-Whiteley and Jason Statham Are Parents


If they had posted a handsome picture of the future mother unveiling her baby bump on a paradisiac beach for pregnancy , it is a tender black and white photo of the hand of their newborn squeezing the finger of his mother that ' They published to announce the arrival of their baby . Read More »

Matt Holliday (viral infection) placed on 10-day disabled list


Hopefully he can have more games like Wednesday, going 3-for-4 with four RBI. "What an fantastic day", Andujar said through an interpreter. "It's odd to think how it's kind of evolved here", Girardi said. He flew back to NY for further evaluation. Girardi said Austin could also be headed there because of a sore right hamstring. NY also announced that first baseman Chris Carter was outrighted to Scranton/Wilkes-Barre and had accepted his assignment. Read More »

Nate Jones Concerned That McGregor Would Do Something Crazy In Super Fight


Pacquiao is very interested in the boxing superfight going down between Canelo Alvarez and Gennady Golovkin on September 16. "The real fight and the best fight is (Gennady) Golovkin versus Canelo (Alvarez)". Pacquiao landed just 81 punches in that fight, according to CompuBox . "It would be good for boxing, not though won't it if McGregor chinned him? I learned a lot [from that fight], and I've grown". Read More »

Agent confirms Chelsea star is of interest to Real Madrid


Real Madrid would appear to have shifted their priorities for now, however. The La Liga giants have been linked with a move for the Belgium global and his Premier League counterpart David De Gea. Meanwhile, the Chelsea star's agent admitted yesterday he was aware of Real's interest. And speaking about Real Madrid's interest, his representative Christophe Henrotay told Sport Foot: "Of course Thibaut is of interest to the big clubs, including the latest Champions League victor". Read More »