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Mickelson withdraws from US Open

The Spaniard, 10th in the World Golf Ranking and a popular pick at the U.S. Open , is 3-over par through his first five holes and has yet to hit a green in regulation. 18, 1 and 2-as he matched a U.S. Open record for the lowest first-round score in relation to par. At Augusta, Georgia, this year, Rickie started his 2017 major campaign by ending the second day on top of the leaderboard with a 67. Read More

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That Awkward Moment When… Holm and Correia Share Sauna

That Awkward Moment When… Holm and Correia Share Sauna

UFC Fight Night: Oklahoma City is going to be the next UFC event to air live on Fox Sports 1, as Michael Chiesa and Kevin Lee are headlining that card. As for the return of the UFC in Singapore, Mr. Miguel said it was a "logical" move for the organization to do so. I know I'm capable of beating these girls, and that's what I need to do'. Read More

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Peter O'Mahony to captain the Lions against Maori All Blacks

Peter O'Mahony to captain the Lions against Maori All Blacks

The English fly-half suffered a grade one quadricep strain in training and will not be playing for Warren Gatland's side on Saturday. It is now a game of poker. You simply can't keep this up for 80 minutes. It was a result the Lions , and the tour, really needed after a poor start, and it showed that they certainly can be a threat in the test series. Read More

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Eoin Morgan: England did not lose to Pakistan because of over confidence

Morgan believes his side, who had won all three of their group matches heading into this semi-final, will have learned valuable lessons from this campaign as they look to again win their first major 50-over title in two years' time. He can bat and bowl, he is a good batsman and we were confident when he was there. While the middle order batting remains a concern, Sarfraz said Pakistan will address it so that the likes of Mohammad Hafeez and Shoaib Malik click when the situation ... Read More

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Warburton returns to Lions lineup for Highlanders match

Warburton returns to Lions lineup for Highlanders match

But Gatland rejected those suggestions, emphasizing the Lions' ability to shut down a team that had averaged five tries per game in Super Rugby this season. Add in the near-perfect lineout combination of Jamie George and George Kruis, the work of Peter O'Mahony, the accurate kicking of Conor Murray and Owen Farrell and the scrum that has had New Zealand screaming from the rooftops and you have a strong basis from which to start. Read More

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Champions Trophy 2017: England's bad day comes at worst possible time

The chase was never in doubt as Pakistan , who played on the same pitch two days previously in their final group match against Sri Lanka , reached their target with 77 balls to spare. "The seamers for Pakistan bowled superbly, you couldn't really argue that". While nobody expected them to show teeth in the tournament, Pakistan have forced the critics to take their words back with a stunning show in their last three games. Read More

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Curry, Durant committed to keeping Golden State on top

After the Golden State Warriors won the National Basketball Association title in five games, a LeBron-led team has now lost for the fifth time in the Finals. "It's easier said than done obviously, but that's the goal". "This is something that we want to continue to do". The group that recruited Durant in the Hamptons that day last summer has the same philosophy about winning more championships. Read More

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Lonzo Ball pokes fun at his father in new commercial

The Lakers General Manager Rob Pelinka said that they were looking into other options to trade the overall pick in the draft. They wanted to see how he comes off the screen and roll, and different ways in which he gets to the basket. Lydon averaged 13.2 points, while averaging 47.2 percent from the field and 39.2 percent from 3-point range. It's not that they are in awful shape offensively, as they have some good, young pieces with Julius Randle , Brandon Ingram and a few others. Read More

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Curry to pass on White House celebration visit

Many fans braved the pre-dawn darkness to stake a claim to a seat along the parade route or next to Lake Merritt where the team held a victory rally. This is all to illustrate that the Cavaliers' loss can not be chucked up to poor playing, statistics or even to James who is often gifted with daps for his team's successes as much as he is dragged for their shortfalls. Read More

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Blimp crashes at US Open

The Englishman chipped in from 32 yards at the first for eagle and converted from 4 feet to begin his day at what was an entirely different U.S. Open. Paul Casey and Xander Schauffele tied for the lowest round of the afternoon wave with six-under 66s. Johnson, who arrived at Erin Hills confident that the layout was tailor-made for his big-hitting style, never looked comfortable during a wayward start. Read More

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Arsenal handed tough start to new Premier League season

Arsenal handed tough start to new Premier League season

The first north London derby with Tottenham will be on home turf on November 18, with a Boxing Day trip to Crystal Palace followed by a New Year's Day showdown with champions Chelsea at the Emirates. A report claims that Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger will allow France striker Olivier Giroud to leave the Emirates Stadium this summer. But the manager has insisted the Gunners will improve in the coming season. Read More

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Oakland triumphant as parade set to celebrate NBA's Warriors

They get to celebrate Curry, Klay Thompson , coach Steve Kerr , and Finals MVP Kevin Durant , who unlike the others will be in his first championship parade. When the game became two-on-two, Cavaliers coach Tyronn Lue observed, his team had little chance. "And they waited until late to do it". There were several instances from Game 5 that Iguodala showed his value to this Warriors juggernaut on defense. Read More

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Unseeded Ostapenko stuns Halep

I fought for every point. It was my dream always. "So I think it's kind of maybe a lucky, lucky number or something", Ostapenko told reporters. I've just enjoyed it so much. Vondrousova, beaten in the semi-finals by Ostapenko as she went on to claim the 2014 junior Wimbledon crown, is being hailed as a rising star in the mould of Navratilova. Read More

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Blimp operator: Pilot 'OK' after US Open crash

The Washington County Sheriff's Office said in a news release on its website that the pilot was the only person on board and suffered serious burns and injuries. The blimp was airborne for "several hours" before it went down, the sheriff's office stated. It was a horrific scene. "I thought they might stop play". Read More

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Warriors Fans Celebrate NBA Title with Rowdy Street Party

A year ago, these Warriors fell short after a record-setting season that included a 24-0 start and 73 victories at the end to break the 1995-96 Chicago Bulls' wins mark. They came close, dropping a game to Milwaukee in the Eastern Conference finals but then sweeping the Lakers in the Finals. The team's four All-Stars shared the scoring wealth and played tough defense. Read More

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CT 2017: Pakistan bowlers restrict England to 211

India plays Bangladesh on Thursday at Edgbaston in the other semifinal match with India the clear favorite - but so was England . England's £1.7million man therefore had little option but to delay his charge deep into the last 10 overs - and his patience was not to be rewarded significantly before he mistimed an attempted big hit into the off-side ring off Hasan to go for a highly untypical 34 from 64 balls, having hit no boundaries. Read More

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NZ into America's Cup challenger play-off with win over Britain

The teams will also alternate their side of entry, with Softbank Team Japan and Land Rover BAR choosing a port-tack entry for their first starts of the day. Japan and Sweden are competing in the other semi-final. He said if he had not slipped they would have won the race and be in the lead. The next day, the rematch fizzled when Artemis was penalized for a port-starboard infraction, allowing the Kiwis to sail to an easy win. Read More

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Yasiel Puig suspended 1 game for flipping off Indians fans

In the bottom of the seventh inning, the Indians evened the score at 2-2 when third baseman Jose Ramirez hit a line-drive home run just inside of the foul pole in right field. Puig, also fined for the incident, was booed in each at-bat and his two strikeouts brought some of the biggest cheers of the night. Seeger and Turner combined for three hits and two runs on Wednesday. Read More

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Louisville's Pitino suspended for 5 ACC games

Louisville's Pitino suspended for 5 ACC games

The NCAA investigation comes almost two years after Katina Powell , a woman who described herself as a former escort, published a book titled Breaking Cardinal Rules: Basketball And The Escort Queen . The NCAA wants Louisville to vacate records for any games "in which student-athletes competed while ineligible from December 2010 and July 2014". The school must submit a written report within the next 45 days to the NCAA that details the games impacted by athletes who were involved in the ... Read More

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Claudio Ranieri confirmed as new Nantes manager

Claudio Ranieri confirmed as new Nantes manager

Have you read Trendiee Today? But his second season was a disaster as the English team flirted with relegation and he was sacked in February, despite being through to the Champions League last 16. Ranieri agreed a two year deal with Nantes earlier this week, but his contract hasn't arrived signed yet. At Nantes , he replaces Sergio Conceicao . Read More

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Draymond takes shot at LeBron over super team comments

That's Q as in Quicken Loans Arena , where the Cavaliers play, and reminding LeBron and his teammates how quickly the Warriors finished them off this time around. MVP candidates Russell Westbrook and James Harden both liked the photo on Instagram . Around this same time previous year, when the teams' roles were reversed, James was also guilty of wearing something that took a shot at the opponent. Read More

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Rishabh Pant, Kuldeep Yadav roped in for Windies tour

Rishabh Pant, Kuldeep Yadav roped in for Windies tour

Both Rishabh and Kuldeep were in stand byes for the Champions Trophy and it was only a fair call by the selection committee led by MSK Prasad to try the two youngsters against a weaker global side. Pant, 19, could not make the India team for the ongoing Champions Trophy as the selectors preferred experience over youth, but has always been identified as a prospect because of his aggressive batting. Read More

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Blimp goes down at US Open

Open. A company spokesman told WISN that, while some witnesses said they thought someone may have parachuted from the aircraft, exiting the blimp with a parachute is impossible. Aerial ad company AirSign had been promoting a blimp above the tournament hours before the crash, and ABC reports that the company confirmed that its blimp was the one that had crashed. Read More

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Fans elated after India choke Pak in Champions Trophy

Fans elated after India choke Pak in Champions Trophy

Here's the story of the day as told in these delightful tweets. When play resumed at 14:18pm local time (1318 GMT), India were 173 for one in 33.1 overs. "I think this was a very complete performance starting the tournament", Kohli said at the post-match presentation. Vetran Yuvraj Singh who gave the final thurst to the Indian innings was adjudged Man of the Match . Read More

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Golden State Warriors on the brink of history

Golden State Warriors on the brink of history

These are the types of comments that many fans are making due to Durant's decision to join a 73-win Warriors team that fell just one game short of winning an National Basketball Association championship last season. Kevin Durant led the way on offense again with 31 points, bringing his NBA Finals average to 34 points per game. While they have for the most part passed on talking about the impending record, it is now right there for the taking. Read More

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Real Madrid Target Opens Door For Los Blancos Move

Real Madrid Target Opens Door For Los Blancos Move

The 18-year-old has made 68 Serie A appearances for the Rossoneri and four for Italy since making his breakthrough in October 2015, and some outstanding performances have attracted global interest. Serie A champions Juventus , La Liga winners Real Madrid and Premier League club Manchester United are all reportedly interested in the young stopper. Read More

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