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I might not play again this year, says Rory McIlroy

I might not play again this year, says Rory McIlroy

With the upcoming week already scheduled as an off week, McIlroy said he'll fly back to Northern Ireland on Sunday night and consult with doctors there. But he wasn't about to be greedy. "Jealousy definitely is", said Thomas. "They are so quick". "You can look really stupid in a heartbeat". His parents grew up in Charlotte , so this was nearly a second home when Kisner was growing up. Read More

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Day 2 of the PGA Championship at Quail Hollow

Day 2 of the PGA Championship at Quail Hollow

Now, age 49, and without an affiliation, he won the Club Pro Championship, qualified for the PGA Championship and after his one-under 70 for two-over 144 total is the first club pro to make the cut in two years. Both players carded six birdies but also gave two strokes back with a pair of bogies. "With some of the pin locations, these greens are the fastest greens I've ever played". Read More

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Batsmen put India in driver's seat

Batsmen put India in driver's seat

If Sri Lanka's chances hung by a slender thread then, that thread further frailed as India took two wickets for 50 runs by Stumps. After Shami departed hitting two consecutive sixes, India put on 24 more runs before declaring their innings at 622/9. Read More

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How to watch Cormier v Jones 2 online and on TV

How to watch Cormier v Jones 2 online and on TV

Jones appears totally focused on his task at hand this weekend, but speaking to reporters yesterday at the UFC 214 open workout sessions he addressed some of the comments that Gustafsson had made about him. Cormier reigned atop the division for most of Jones' absence, but he realized his glittering title belt was affixed with an enormous asterisk. "The redemption isn't the championship anymore..." ANAHEIM - Jon Jones seized redemption and his UFC title Saturday in the form of a ... Read More

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USA women's Open wide open in unpredictable season

USA women's Open wide open in unpredictable season

China's Shanshan Feng shrugged off the effects of jet lag to fire a six-under-par 66 for the clubhouse lead in the weather-disrupted opening round of the US Women's Open at Trump National Thursday. Sixty-two players made the cut, set at two over par. "My ball striking was decent but it wasn't as good as it sometimes is and I felt like my putting really bailed me out". Read More

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Venus Williams becomes oldest Wimbledon semi-finalist in 23 years

Venus Williams becomes oldest Wimbledon semi-finalist in 23 years

Now she has the opportunity to take another step toward history in her meeting with Williams. "I think I'm playing better match by match, as the Internationaux de France, has entrusted Ostapenko". "I'm happy it worked out", she said. "Especially she was serving very well today". Vandeweghe will now face Magdalena Rybarikova , who has disposed of the Croatian Petra Martic 6-4, 2-6, 6-3 and reached the quarterfinals at Wimbledon for the first time in his career. Read More

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Andy Murray slams Wimbledon organisers for male bias

Andy Murray slams Wimbledon organisers for male bias

Something different to play Murray on Centre Court. Today, every player, men and women , remaining in the tournament, takes to the court to fight for a place in the quarters Rafael Nadal needs no reminder of the dangers posed by left-handers from Luxembourg - after all his first taste of defeat on Wimbledon's lawns was against one such player. Read More

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Faedo Fabulous Again, Florida Beats TCU to go to CWS Finals

Faedo Fabulous Again, Florida Beats TCU to go to CWS Finals

Caleb Gilbert took advantage of a generous strike zone in 7⅓ magnificent innings while reliever Zack Hess again put it away, sending the fourth-seeded Tigers to a 6-1 victory on a pleasant Midwest Saturday afternoon. In his fifth start of the year, Gilbert (7-1) surrendered just two hits with seven strikeouts and a walk. Fehmel surrendered four earned runs on four hits in 2 1/3 innings of work. Read More

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Monday's Arsenal transfer rumours: Alexis Sanchez for Sergio Aguero?

Monday's Arsenal transfer rumours: Alexis Sanchez for Sergio Aguero?

Arsenal are conscious of the fact that Sanchez only has one year remaining on his contract and will be able to negotiate a free transfer come January. It would make a lot of sense on paper, but Aguero will naturally have to be convinced about a move more so than Sanchez given Arsenal's lack of Champions League football next season having failed to finish in the top four last season. Read More

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Kevin Harvick completes weekend sweep at Sonoma

Kevin Harvick completes weekend sweep at Sonoma

In winning for the 36th time in 590 career starts, Harvick took the checkered flag under caution after Kasey Kahne's Chevrolet clobbered the concrete Jersey barriers near the start/finish line. Oh ya, and he is now in Tony Stewart's #14 vehicle which won the last race here. "To finally check this one off the list. being so close to home and having raced here so much, this was one that was on the top of the list", Harvick said. Read More

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Green Germany expect tough Confed Cup start

Green Germany expect tough Confed Cup start

Only three of the squad - Arsenal's Shkodran Mustafi, Matthias Ginter and Julian Draxler - lifted the World Cup in Brazil three years ago, but none of the trio played in the Rio de Janeiro final. "They know they have to produce". In the second half we pressed Germany a lot higher up and forced them long a lot of the time. Also in Group B are Chile and Cameroon , with the eight-team competition made up of all six regional championship winners, as well as the World Cup holders ... Read More

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Brazil star Paulinho says he has an offer to move to Barcelona

Brazil star Paulinho says he has an offer to move to Barcelona

Paulinho said: "I'm very happy with my life and career at the moment and it's hard to make a decision. I need to weigh up a lot of things before making a decision", he said. "I have no deadline to give an answer; I have been talking to my agent daily". There is no deadline for me to say yes or no, even because there has to be a conversation between Barcelona and Guangzhou, but the main answer is mine. Read More

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The Russian team lost to Mexico and left the confederations Cup

The Russian team lost to Mexico and left the confederations Cup

But despite lovely goals from Bernardo Silva , Nani and a penalty from Cristiano Ronaldo , AC Milan striker André Silva was the one to impress with a 79th minute wonder run from the half-way line leading to a gob-smacking goal. Portugal has progressed through to the semi-finals of the Confederations Cup with a 4-0 win over New Zealand . A ruthless Portugal side put New Zealand to the sword with a 4-0 win on Sunday morning, sending the All Whites home from the Confederations ... Read More

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Is Sean Spicer Leaving The White House Podium?

Is Sean Spicer Leaving The White House Podium?

Spicer said he's made it clear since he was hired that he wanted to do things "better" than previous administrations by giving access to other news outlets that "haven't had it". Reporters in recent months have been concerned about the frequency and nature of the daily press briefings , and recent decisions to restrict cameras and recording equipment triggered a new round of consternation over accessibility. Read More

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Vidal wants Chile teammate Sanchez to join Bayern

On Sunday, ahead of Chile v Australia this evening, Arturo Vidal has talked up Bayern Munich signing his worldwide team mate, in an interview with Bild . And Vidal thinks Sanchez, who has been linked with Bayern and PSG, would be the flawless fit for the Bundesliga champions and has urged him to join him in Munich. Read More

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Twins Sweep Cleveland, Regain 1st Place

Twins Sweep Cleveland, Regain 1st Place

Springer hit his 22nd home run, a 456-foot blast to straightaway center field, and Gurriel hit his eighth homer, a two-run shot into the upper deck in left field that was estimated at 420 feet. BRAVES 3, BREWERS 1: Brandon Phillips gave Atlanta the lead with a two-run homer in the third to continue his productive homestand, R.A. Dickey threw seven strong innings and the surging Braves beat the Milwaukee Brewers. Read More

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Kovind's name chosen with an eye on Dalit votes, says Uddhav Thackeray

The Prime Minister said that Kovind will make an exceptional President and continue to be a strong voice for the poor, downtrodden and marginalised. BSP chief Mayawati said she is not satisfied with Ram Nath Kovind's political ideology, but can not reject his Dalit background. The CPI (M) said the way Kovind's name was announced it portends that there would be a political contest. Read More

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Mourinho wants this player instead of Ronaldo

Mourinho wants this player instead of Ronaldo

Manchester United manager, Jose Mourinho , has urged the club's senior officials to ignore any chase for Cristiano Ronaldo , but instead break the world transfer record for Tottenham Hotspur's Harry Kane . Today, Man Utd are linked with Harry Kane ... But with Real Madrid striker Alvaro Morata seemingly set for a £60m move to the Red Devils, club bosses are keen to add another accomplished striker to their ranks. Read More

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Sixers' Markelle Fultz opens up about playing with Ben Simmons, Joel Embiid

Zach LaVine has impressed early in his career, but is recovering from a torn anterior cruciate ligament. Before getting hurt, LaVine shot 46 percent and averaged a career-high 18.9 points per game. The NBA draft averaged more than 3.5 million viewers, the second-biggest audience ever on ESPN . An extension of Embiid would give the Sixers a young core including Saric, Ben Simmons , Markelle Fultz - whom they selected with the No. Read More

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Golden State Warriors NBA Championship Victory Parade

Golden State Warriors NBA Championship Victory Parade

Several sources told The Undefeated, however, that Warriors players and head coach Steve Kerr and his staff would be expected to collectively decline a possible invitation. The Warriors hosted their parade in the streets of Oakland . We're just trying to celebrate and enjoy everything. That sparked Golden State's push to sign Durant, who made a decision to leave his original team, the Oklahoma City Thunder . Read More

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