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Author: 0 Four tied for lead in US Open

That's a wonderful thing for Paul Casey (71), Brian Harman (70), Brooks Koepka (70) and Tommy Fleetwood (70). It was a nice comeback for Casey after he triple-bogeyed the par-5 14th and shot 38 on his first nine. Open golf tournament Thursday, June 15, 2017 , at Erin Hills in Erin, Wis . Heading into Friday, there were murmurs around Erin Hills that enough was enough.

Author: 0 McIlroy, Day try to make up ground at US Open

Day never had a chance, following his career-worst 79 in a U.S. Open with a 75. Paul Casey , Brian Harman , Tommy Fleetwood and Brooks Koepka are tied for the lead at 7 under. Koepka raced out to nine under early in his second round, but dropped two shots on his back nine on his way to a 70. Fowler wasted no time in exploiting the conditions after teeing off on the 10th, rattling off four quick birdies to be four under.

Author: 0 Mourinho sets Man Utd deadline to close Perisic deal

We'll have to wait and see how things develop over the coming days to see whether Chelsea do try and hijack United's deal but I think Morata would be an excellent signing for either club. The two clubs were involved in negotiations over the fee for the striker and the talks have dragged on for a while. However, that could soon change as The Telegraph claims Premier League champion Chelsea is all in for Kalidou Koulibaly, the Napoli center back.

Sports WRAPUP 1-HIGHLIGHTS-Tennis-Highlights of French Open seventh day
Author: 0 WRAPUP 1-HIGHLIGHTS-Tennis-Highlights of French Open seventh day

Andy Murray did enough to keep his nose in front throughout, while the giant Argentine was unable to reprise the heroics that saw the pair produce such magic in last year's Rio Olympics gold medal match. Murray took advantage and made no mistake, crunching it out with his fourth ace of the match. Del Potro is still working his way back to his rightful ranking after the wrist problems that nearly ended his career, and the big question was how he would pull up physically.

Author: 0 Irish War Cry Returns to Triple Crown as 7-2 Belmont Fave

The win completed a stellar triple crown for Pletcher, who also trained Kentucky Derby victor Always Dreaming. And Tapwrit was piloted by Jose Ortiz , who won his first Saratoga riding title last summer and is one of the emerging New York-based jockeys who has gained a firm foothold on the national scene.

Author: 0 Time to end India's dominance: Azhar

Pakistan entered their maiden Champions Trophy final after defeating hosts and one of the pre-tournament favourites England in the semis. We've got to try and get into them. "You have to give your 100 per cent, do things perfectly because you have trained for that day and then hope that you win", he pointed out. But he warned against India in the big final, Pakistan needed to bat first.

Author: 0 Si Woo Kim making move up leaderboard

This Erin Hills is no U.S. Open course. And Japan's Hideki Matsuyama (T-8) is ranked fourth in the world. Matsuyama moved into a tie for eighth at 5 under, and Reavie was 4 under in a tie for 13th. This one he'd rather forget. His drive appeared to sail into the rough. A bogey at the extremely hard par-4 fourth hole was the only blip on the front nine and he made the turn at one-over for the day.

Author: 0 Leishman in touch in US Open second round

The top-60 players and ties progress to the weekend at the US Open , and the projected one-over cut ruled out Scott (72, 75) at three-over-par, Day (79, 75) and Nick Flanagan (75, 79) at 10-over par and Wade Ormsby (75, 75) at six-over par.

Author: 0 McIlroy dismisses Twitter criticism after US Open exit

The four-time major victor also took time to respond to Australian golfer Steve Elkington, who tweeted: "Rory is so bored playiing golf". McIlroy responded: "More like 200mil. 'That's why jack designed 100's of golf courses. and it's knew. mustn't have taught grammar in the 50's'. McIlroy is yet to point out the missing apostrophe.

Author: 0 Root rues 'golden chance' that got away

We all know what happens behind the scenes. The skipper says his team and management didn't panic after the heavy defeat to India in the opening game. Morgan, who made 87 in a 40-run win against Australia last time out, fell for 19 when he charged down the pitch to Hasan and edged behind. The star batsman added: "Going into a big game like this, we're going to treat it as how we treated the last game".

Author: 0 India vs Pakistan final: Playing without pressure or excitement, says Virat Kohli

India won by 38 runs. Star India looks for charging Rs. 20 lakhs for an advertisement of 10 seconds. With time to spare, India napped in its dressing room rather than dwell on being humbled, and woke up refreshed. SQUAD - Virat Kohli (captain), Shikhar Dhawan , Rishabh Pant, Ajinkya Rahane, Mahendra Singh Dhoni, Yuvraj Singh, Kedar Jadhav , Hardik Pandya, Ravi Ashwin, Ravi Jadeja, Mohammed Shami, Umesh Yadav, Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Kuldeep Yadav and Dinesh Karthik.

Author: 0 Fowler leads on day of subpars and sobs

Open . Erin Hills took it on the chin once again. Matsuyama and Reavie each shot a 7-under 65 in the second round of the U.S. Open. Matsuyama birdied six of his first eight holes. Open. His death appears to be from natural causes, the Washington County Sheriff's Office said. No other information was provided. Former US Open champion McDowell posted five bogeys to go with a solitary birdie at the 13th.

Author: 0 No one thought we'd reach the final: Sarfraz

England collapsed to 211 all out, with no batsman making a fifty in an innings where they could not manage a single six. All-rounder Ben Stokes tried to steer the team to as respectable a score as he could, but he fell for 34 with 2.2 overs remaining, a period of the game where England could have done with some of his trademark lusty blows to the boundary.

Sports Derby sign defender Wisdom from Liverpool
Author: 0 Derby sign defender Wisdom from Liverpool

It is understood the fee involved is around £2m, rising to up to £4.5m if achievable targets are met. Wisdom has also had loan spells with West Brom and Norwich and spent time with Red Bull Salzburg last season where helped the Austrian club win the league and cup double.

Sports Champions Trophy 2017: No one should discount Pakistan, says Michael Hussey
Author: 0 Champions Trophy 2017: No one should discount Pakistan, says Michael Hussey

Obviously if you reach the final you have to play some good cricket and so credit to them. We all are well aware of everyone's calibre. "We have to play with composure". The former Pakistan all-rounder further claimed that the game between the two arch-rivals is bigger than that of the Ashes and thus pressure would be there on both the teams.

Author: 0 Rickie Fowler makes three straight bogeys, falls out of US Open lead

Holmes. Eight of the top 12 players in the world missed the cut. He loved Erin Hills , a long golf course with the widest fairways in U.S. Open memory, a setup that seemed ideal for one of the game's best drivers. Casting aside his own advice, he made a decision to stay for another day at the U.S. Open. The Southport-born Fleetwood had five birdies in his round and just two bogeys.

Author: 0 McIlroy, Day to miss US Open cut

Open. And now comes Erin Hills, which gives the state of Wisconsin its first - and likely not its last - U.S. Open. Wet conditions helped produce low scores in round one, but Casey noticed a difference in difficulty at Erin Hills on Friday.

Sports Valencia's Matt Ryan signs five-year deal with Brighton
Author: 0 Valencia's Matt Ryan signs five-year deal with Brighton

The 25-year-old is now with the Australia squad at the Confederations Cup, with the Socceroos' first game of the tournament coming against Germany on Monday. "We're very much looking forward to working with him for the season ahead". "He has also competed in European competition and made a number of appearances at worldwide level".

Author: 0 Top three cut at Erin Hills in first for US Open

It was a nice comeback for Casey after he triple-bogeyed the par-5 14th and shot 38 on his first nine. Sponsored Content - Download our Executive Briefing to learn how agency and industry experts are hoping to reduce insider threats. He kept it in the short grass, the secret to Erin Hills that wouldn't appear to be that hard with some of the widest fairways for this major. "If you hit the fairways, the scores are there".

Author: 0 Carnage at US Open as world's top three sent packing

Open wide open and there for the taking. Sixty-eight players made the cut, with former champion Webb Simpson, former Masters and British Open victor Zach Johnson and former PGA champion Keegan Bradley all making it on the number. As full as the leaderboard was, however, most of the usual suspects at golf's majors were missing. PGA champion Jimmy Walker missed the cut as he continues to recover from Lyme Disease.

Author: 0 NASCAR DFS: Axalta Presents the Pocono 400 DraftKings Lineup Tips (FREE Preview)

Following Ryan Blaney to the checkered flag were: Kevin Harvick , Jones, Kurt Busch , Brad Keselowski , Truex, Kyle Larson , Chase Elliott , Kyle Busch , Matt Kenseth. He even went straight to the top for some racing advice on how to handle the track with the longest frontstretch in NASCAR, calling seven-time champion Jimmie Johnson for qualifying tips.

Author: 0 Champions Trophy final: Arthur reveals formula to beat India

Pakistan's resurgence since their opening defeat by India has been something to see even allowing for their reputation as world cricket's most "unpredictable" team and Hasan insisted the pressure of playing India , the title-holders, in a final would not cause his side to retreat back into their shells.

Author: 0 Disturbance to reach the Gulf of Mexico; chance of development increases

Let's start with the system that may impact parts of the Gulf Coast next week. NHC forecasts that a broad area of low pressure will form over the northwestern Caribbean Sea and adjacent land areas in the next two days. There is a likelihood that a tropical storm could develop in the Caribbean or the Gulf of Mexico early next week. This area has a 60% chance of formation in the next 5 days.

Sports Pittsburgh Penguins Win NHL Stanley Cup on NBC Sports
Author: 0 Pittsburgh Penguins Win NHL Stanley Cup on NBC Sports

The 1998 Red Wings were the last team to win a second consecutive Cup. Yes, he and his team benefited from a quick whistle that nullified what would've been the opening goal of the game for Nashville , before the Penguins stunned the Nashville crowd with the opening goal - and eventual victor - with 1:35 left in regulation.

Author: 0 Day eyeing US Open fightback after 79

Opens but finished runner-up in 2014. For the first time since the Official World Golf Ranking began in 1986, Nos. Fowler started on No. 1 made the turn at 2 under after a pair of birdies. He never would have guessed it. "And just unfortunately, this didn't pan out". It didn't for McIlroy , either. McIlroy, playing for the first time in a month to rest a nagging rib injury, finally got it going when it was too late.

Author: 0 British and Irish Lions turn attention to Crusaders clash

Smit, who led the Springboks to a 2-1 series win over the Lions in 2009, shared his thoughts on SuperSport's TMO rugby programme on Wednesday night. For the visitors, No. 8 C.J. Stander scored a try with full-back Leigh Halfpenny slotting the conversion and three penalties for the Lions , who next face the seven-time Super Rugby champions Canterbury Crusaders in Christchurch on Saturday.

Author: 0 US Open Day One

Johnson came in with 73, but that was not almost enough, as he finished at 4-over 148 when 145 or better was needed to advance. Casey nearly watched his U.S. Despite the issues, though, Fowler remains in contention for his first major championship. "And just unfortunately, this didn't pan out". A recurring rib injury limited his practice time and kept him from starts at the BMW Championship and Memorial.

Author: 0 I couldn't have shot any higher - Johnson after missing US Open cut

England's Paul Casey featured in a four-way tie at the top of the 117th US Open leaderboard on Friday as the big guns crashed out of contention. But I think with how long the course is and how long the days are, I'm not sure. But in the previous two U.S. Opens, Johnson added life to what is traditionally golf's toughest and often most drama-free major. The USGA is providing complimentary bottled water the rest of the week.

Author: 0 Sarfraz steers Pakistan into Trophy semis

With Pakistan defeating England and reaching the final match of ICC Champions Trophy 2017, Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif and the Chief of Army Staff (COAS) Qamar Javed Bajwa has congratulated the Sarfraz XI on their big win. "Being an worldwide team - well, I thought we've improved a little bit, but today was not really our day". England , however, have arguably improved their white-ball game even more since that series.They've won 11 of their last 12 matches at this level, a ...

Author: 0 Warriors celebrate National Basketball Association crown with street parade

It is a tradition in the United States that professional sports teams visit the White House - as the Chicago Cubs did in January when they spent time with President Barack Obama after capturing their 2016 Major League Baseball title. Going through this year was so much fun. Fans arrived hours before the start of the Thursday parade to get a prime spot along the route. One pregnant fan had painted the Warriors' logo on her stomach.

Author: 0 Lewis Hamilton: Canada win crucial to title hopes

I'm shaking. Ayrton, I know for many of you was your favourite driver and he was for me. "So then they had a run at each other into Turn 13-14 and I focused on the exit, which was good - and I just, yeah, I committed halfway down the straight and I said I (would) go down the inside no matter what".

Author: 0 US Open: How the Irish have fared on Day 2

I think the more rounds I can play, I'm hopefully going to get rid of all that stuff and hopefully strip it down to what you saw the last six holes. Said Johnson, who was 3 over: "I really like this golf course, it sets up well for me".

Author: 0 Penguins' Stanley Cup Parade highlights

He'll turn 41 in November, but he played a valuable supporting role with the Penguins last season so it wouldn't be surprising if they end up agreeing to another one-year contract. The catfish bit was cute, but on June 14, 2017 , the Penguins threw a parade that will go down as the largest sports parade in history. Eastern time.

Sports Check out the best photos from the Warriors' championship parade
Author: 0 Check out the best photos from the Warriors' championship parade

Over the years, a number of players - including basketball legend Michael Jordan - have opted out of the traditional visit for a number of reasons. Their run was better than anything Bill Russell or Larry Bird did in Boston, so they should be able to claim a spot on the list of the NBA's best teams ever.

Sports Morgan drops Bairstow hint ahead of Pakistan semi-final
Author: 0 Morgan drops Bairstow hint ahead of Pakistan semi-final

It was a point the Pakistan coach, Mickey Arthur, highlighted. Morgan was previously adamant on several occasions, since England began their campaign just under two weeks ago, that Roy would stay in position for the duration alongside Alex Hales at the top of the order come what may.

Sports Aaron Judge hits 496-foot HR, longest since tracking began
Author: 0 Aaron Judge hits 496-foot HR, longest since tracking began

They probably deserve to get blown out tomorrow, too. The Orioles can only hope they're relevant in September. "Bad execution, real poor execution", Tillman said. Jackson has yet to do much to justify the O's adding him to the roster, but hey, somebody has to soak up these lost cause innings. CARDINALS 3, PHILLIES 2: Aledmys Diaz hit a solo home run, Michael Wacha pitched six strong innings and host St.

Sports England U21 boss Aidy Boothroyd: Jordan Pickford is our saviour
Author: 0 England U21 boss Aidy Boothroyd: Jordan Pickford is our saviour

But England had a £30m goalkeeper between the sticks. England Under-21 boss Aidy Boothroyd hailed "super" Jordan Pickford after the goalkeeper's penalty save rescued the Young Lions against Sweden. "These are the moments that change games, but thankfully we've got a terrific goalkeeper that stood up and saved the penalty". "I am very proud to draw against a famous footballing nation such as England".

Sports Shehbaz Sharif set to appear before the JIT, today
Author: 0 Shehbaz Sharif set to appear before the JIT, today

He said that we have returned all the loans of Ittefaq Foundries. Meanwhile, the Prime Minister House accused the JIT of tapping phones and monitoring witnesses, which it said was in violation of the law and the Constitution. The JIT alleged that the government was using its official machinery to hamper its investigation. Earlier, Shahbaz Sharif appeared before the JIT and recorded his statement, becoming the fourth member of Sharif family to go through under interrogation by the JIT after ...

Sports Ronaldo willing to leave Real Madrid, say reports
Author: 0 Ronaldo willing to leave Real Madrid, say reports

In short, Ronaldo does not just want to leave Madrid specifically, he wants to leave Spain! However, things suddenly seem to have gone pear shaped for the Portuguese forward, as widespread reports claim that he wants to leave Real Madrid in the summer transfer window.

Author: 0 LeBron James: Cleveland Cavaliers will continue building toward NBA Championship

Kaiser Convention Center for the post-parade ceremony. I hadn't thought about it until I heard yesterday. They were possibly the best team of all-time and certainly the best of the last 20 years . The Warriors won a league-record 14 consecutive games during this year's playoffs and went 16-1 overall in the postseason. "I think we handle (the White House situation) when it gets there".

Author: 0 Sarfraz sees Pakistan into Champions Trophy semi-finals

Pakistan , chasing a seemingly modest 237 to win, slumped to 162 for seven. Their bowling effort was epitomised by Hasan Ali, who took three wickets and celebrated extravagantly each time as Pakistan looked to repeat their victory here against England a year ago in the final one-day worldwide.

Sports Cristiano Ronaldo to leave Real Madrid? - CR7's club career in Opta numbers
Author: 0 Cristiano Ronaldo to leave Real Madrid? - CR7's club career in Opta numbers

There is yet to be any official confirmation about a potential deal for Morata but Manchester United are thought to be locked in talks with Real Madrid about the proposed transfer. The lawsuit filed against him over tax fraud has given a major headache to the UEFA Champions League 2017 final star. Bolton Wanderers, which plays in the English third tier, jokingly tweeted that they "won't be holding talks" with the former Manchester United player.

Author: 0 Why a fairy-tale Cristiano Ronaldo return is still on the cards

He's very sad and really upset. But A Bola in Portugal claims the star forward wants to exit Spain following the 2017 Confederations Cup with his national team, which takes place this June and July in Russian Federation. Meanwhile, Ronaldo appeared to respond to the allegations on Instagram, writing "Sometimes the best answer it's to be quiet", below a picture with a finger pressed against his lips.

Sports Champions Trophy final: Pakistan pacer Mohammad Amir returns to training
Author: 0 Champions Trophy final: Pakistan pacer Mohammad Amir returns to training

ICC has rejected Pakistan's request and has said there will not be any changes in venue and schedule. He is a former Pakistani cricketer and a former PCB Chief Selector. "We will congratulate you when you play well but we'll also criticise you when you don't". After opener Shikhar Dhawan got out at his individual score of 46, Sharma and Kohli shared an unbeaten 187-run partnership to help India cross the line, that too easily.

Author: 0 Bacsinszky outlasts Venus, serves up third straight Roland Garros QF

Garbine Muguruza could face another severe test on her quest to defend the French Open title, with the fourth seed taking on the 27th seed, and last year's quarterfinalist, Yulia Putintseva in the third round. With the news of Timea Bacsinszky's three-set victory over Venus Williams shortly after Mladenovic's win, the realization has hit that there will be a maiden Grand Slam victor on the women's side.

Author: 0 The mighty recovery of Paul Casey puts him in US Open mix

Indeed Matsuyama is now the highest ranked player in the field with the top three in the world all missing the cut. McIlroy won the US Open with a record 16-under-par total in 2011, but was a combined 50 over par for his seven other appearances before this week and missed the cut at Oakmont previous year following rounds of 77 and 71.

Sports Novak Djokovic Beats Albert Ramos-Vinolas at 2017 French Open
Author: 0 Novak Djokovic Beats Albert Ramos-Vinolas at 2017 French Open

Nadal , 31, is looking to become the first man to win 10 titles at a single Grand Slam event. Japan's eighth seed Kei Nishikori survived a scare to beat unseeded South Korean Hyeon Chung in five sets. The 14-time major victor believes that some umpires are stricter than others who may afford a player more leeway especially in the red-hot atmosphere of a Grand Slam.