Johnson ready for long game in US Open

Winner - Justin Rose (20/1): If weather does end up playing a big role in this year's tournament, I like Rose's chances to win even more at Erin Hills , where it looks like an old-timey course (they really don't want us to call it a "links cours... More..

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'One of those days' as McIlroy finds trouble in Erin Hills rough

But they also know that Erin Hills could strike back if the wind kicks up and the course dries out a little or if the U.S. Golf Association toughens up the setup a little, although it would be hard to lengthe...More..

Andre Wisdom joins Derby
by | Saturday, June 17, 2017

Andre Wisdom joins Derby

Derby have signed defender Andre Wisdom from Liverpool for an undisclosed fee. But the 24-year-old will finally seal a permanent exit from Anfield after the Reds confirmed on Friday that a deal has been ...More..

I am fully fit but have been advised rest: Bumrah
by | Saturday, June 17, 2017

I am fully fit but have been advised rest: Bumrah

Kedar Jadhav's incredible spell of 22 runs in 6 overs against Bangladesh changed the game for India! But not only have Pakistan , the lowest ranked team in a tournament featuring the world's top eight o...More..

by | Saturday, June 17, 2017

Lewis Hamilton wins Canadian GP to lower championship deficit

Ferrari, with championship leader Sebastian Vettel chalking up his third win in six races, had just scored their first one-two finish since 2010. "It's always a great thing for a team to achieve a 1-2", Ham...More..

Schauffele finally makes a bogey at US Open
by | Saturday, June 17, 2017

Schauffele finally makes a bogey at US Open

Koepka is 16 in the field in driving distance with a 324-yard average, but more importantly he's tied for the lead with Paul Casey , Brian Harman and Tommy Fleetwood at 7 under par after a 2-under 70 on...More..

US Open snippets from first round at Erin Hills
by | Saturday, June 17, 2017

US Open snippets from first round at Erin Hills

Casey recovered from a triple-bogey on his fifth hole of the day to add a 71 to his opening 66 at Erin Hills and set the clubhouse target on seven under, with Americans Rickie Fowler and Brooks Koepka ...More..

by | Saturday, June 17, 2017

McIlroy and Day bow out of US Open

Seventeen players shot 3 under or better, suggesting that the 11-year-old course was kind to the field. AUSTRALIA'S Jason Day is heading for early exit after finishing his opening round of the US Open 14 sh...More..

by | Saturday, June 17, 2017

Casey goes top then crashes down US Open leaderboard

Such low scoring might suggest the 11-year-old course was a cream puff, hardly the USGA's idea of the ultimate test in golf . The top three players in the world have never missed the cut in the same major ...More..

McIlroy, Day try to make up ground, make cut at US Open
by | Saturday, June 17, 2017

McIlroy, Day try to make up ground, make cut at US Open

Overnight leader Rickie Fowler faded as a group of four took charge of the US Open at Erin Hills. "I think the greens are getting U.S. Open-like, but not as firm as they're going to get if we don't get any ...More..

Johanna Konta through to semi-finals in Nottingham
by | Saturday, June 17, 2017

Johanna Konta through to semi-finals in Nottingham

As it looked like Konta might have to wrap up the first set the hard way, she fought back to break once more and take the first set 6-3. She explained: "The grass court season is a great period for all us Bri...More..

We were powerless to resist Real firepower, says Juventus manager Allegri
by | Saturday, June 17, 2017

We were powerless to resist Real firepower, says Juventus manager Allegri

Ronaldo was handed the Man of the Match award by his former manager Alex Ferguson, a reminder of his early years as a devastatingly quick winger at Manchester United , with whom he won his first Champions Leag...More..

Penguins' Nick Bonino Played Through Broken Leg In Stanley Cup Final
by | Saturday, June 17, 2017

Penguins' Nick Bonino Played Through Broken Leg In Stanley Cup Final

Viewership was up 19 percent vs. the 2016 Stanley Cup Final , which featured the Penguins and the San Jose Sharks. Seeds of doubt could've been planted when injuries piled up, particularly the loss of top defe...More..

by | Saturday, June 17, 2017

Eoin Morgan vows England will stay true to beliefs after Pakistan heartbreak

Their chase was spearheaded by Fakhar Zaman (57) and Azhar Ali (76), who laid a solid foundation by sharing a 118-run opening stand. "Going into today's game knowing that we were going to play on a used wicke...More..

Nadal: 10th Roland Garros win is 'indescribable'
by | Saturday, June 17, 2017

Nadal: 10th Roland Garros win is 'indescribable'

Nadal was in stunning form as he overcame third seed Stan Wawrinka 6-2 6-3 6-1 in Sunday's final on Court Philippe Chatrier, making history in the process. The 31-year-old Nadal moved into solo second on the ...More..

by | Saturday, June 17, 2017

Ronaldo seeks Real Madrid exit after tax accusations

Lionel Messi was given a 21-month suspended sentence previous year for having defrauded the national purse of €4.1m (£3.6m) of undeclared image-rights earnings. And Marca claim Real have set Ronaldo's pric...More..

by | Saturday, June 17, 2017

US President vows revamp of Obama-era Cuba deal

Trump said he decided against restoring the wet-foot-dry-foot policy to prevent Cubans from attempting to cross the Straits of Florida-an often unsafe journey on homemade boats. The U.S. severed ties with C...More..

by | Saturday, June 17, 2017

Lacob: Warriors will keep Curry at any cost

OAKLAND , Calif. (AP) - Stephen Curry will likely go from being the NBA's biggest bargain to signing the richest contract in the league at more than $200 million. But the Finals still saw average viewership i...More..

Draymond Green Mocks LeBron James' Haircut In Savage Instagram Post
by | Saturday, June 17, 2017

Draymond Green Mocks LeBron James' Haircut In Savage Instagram Post

I definitely didn't start the superteam, if that's what he's trying to say . I didn't join a super team. We appreciate you joining the super team. James wore an "Ultimate Warrior" t-shirt during last year's...More..

by | Saturday, June 17, 2017

Johnson agrees to 3-year extension with Hendrick Motorsports

Hendrick announced the deal with the seven-time NASCAR Cup Series champion Friday. "I don't have any framework now on a time line". But an interesting twist to Johnson's contract extension was no mention of a...More..

UCL: Real Madrid win record 12th title beating Juventus 4-1
by | Saturday, June 17, 2017

UCL: Real Madrid win record 12th title beating Juventus 4-1

Victory crowned a glorious season for Madrid, who have pulled off a La Liga and European Cup double for the first time since 1958, having also won the Club World Cup and European Super Cup. "Again, I've had an ...More..

by | Saturday, June 17, 2017

Beaten Bangladesh need to get mentally tougher says Mortaza

It was India who made an encouraging start after winning the toss and electing to field as Bhuvneshwar Kumar bowled Soumya Sarkar in his first over and had a frenetic Sabbir Rahman caught at point befor...More..

by | Saturday, June 17, 2017

Old issues return as muddle-headed England lose to Pakistan

Speaking to a Pakistan news channel, Sohail feels Pakistan have reached the final due to "external forces" and that Sarfraz Ahmed and co. have no reasons to rejoice. "But we have made huge strides and w...More..

LeBron James Responds To Draymond Green's Comments, Says He 'Didn't Start Superteams'
by | Saturday, June 17, 2017

LeBron James Responds To Draymond Green's Comments, Says He 'Didn't Start Superteams'

The two forwards had been trading barbs on instagram throughout the day , with LeBron making a joke about Draymond's " Quickie " shirt and Draymond responding with a comment about LeBron going bald. As...More..

by | Saturday, June 17, 2017

An early US Open departure for Day and McIlroy

Day and McIlroy, just to name a few, might not make it that far. Erin Hills made its debut as a U.S. Open course Thursday with a most gracious welcome for Rickie Fowler , who matched the record to par in the...More..