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Sport Jordan Spieth takes lead at British Open
Author: 0 Jordan Spieth takes lead at British Open

Rain and crosswinds tested the resolve of the early starters at Royal Birkdale with the first four groups taking a collective 16-over par on the tough par-four first hole. 1 player in the world. "It happened so quick". "The younger generation, you look at how many good players there are", U.S. Open champion Brooks Koepka said.

Sport British Open: Branden Grace breaks major single round record with 62
Author: 0 British Open: Branden Grace breaks major single round record with 62

There had been 31 instances of golfers shooting 63 in major championship history, but until Saturday at The Open Championship, there had never been a 62. Following a first shot into the fairway, Grace lined up for his approach in silence. His opening shot landed in the first cut of rough, and he rocketed his second a bit behind the green.

Sport Dallas Cowboys: Why Dak Prescott is key to 2017
Author: 0 Dallas Cowboys: Why Dak Prescott is key to 2017

He is so confident, in fact, he doesn't think of anything of Dallas Cowboys quarterback Dak Prescott's guarantee that they will win the division for the second consecutive season. The Cowboys may not win the NFC East, but Giants may not either. When I came into the league I [wanted] to live up to my expectations that I had for myself and what other people had for me, and the same vice-versa for our whole team.

Sport Costly error ruins Aussie team's chance of Tour stage win
Author: 0 Costly error ruins Aussie team's chance of Tour stage win

He drove hard to drop his breakaway companions in the final three kilometres of the race, taking the shorter route around the roundabout and accelerating to victory through the final technical corners. After the stage win, Boasson Hagen credited the team's positive attitude for keeping his motivation high. The time trial starts and finishes at Orange Velodrome and rours rounds Marseille's Old Port.

Sport Wenger admits contract uncertainty handicapped Arsenal last season
Author: 0 Wenger admits contract uncertainty handicapped Arsenal last season

Bayern Munich boss Karl-Heinz Rummenigge has confirmed they have dropped their interest in signing Arsenal striker Alexis Sanchez for next season. Goal has previously reported that Alexis is a priority target for City and that Arsenal are aware that the Chilean now has no desire to sign a new deal at the Emirates Stadium.

Sport A glance at the first round of the British Open
Author: 0 A glance at the first round of the British Open

One of the reasons that Koepka believed he didn't need to get accustomed to the British course is that he had played on the European Tour for two years. And he wasn't through just yet. He saved par on 10, then he eagled the par-five 15th, although that was on the strength of a slightly mis-hit 3 wood.

Sport Spieth holds onto lead at Open Championship
Author: 0 Spieth holds onto lead at Open Championship

The American trio were locked together at the top of a congested leaderboard after they carded five-under 65s on an opening day which began with foul weather - and a quadruple-bogey for 1998 champion Mark O'Meara - but finished in bright sunshine and relatively benign conditions.

Sport Real, Morata vicino al trasferimento al Chelsea
Author: 0 Real, Morata vicino al trasferimento al Chelsea

Il giocatore nelle prossime ore svolgerà le visite mediche a Londra e subito dopo firmerà il contratto con il suo nuovo club. " Chelsea e Real Madrid - spiega il comunicato ufficiale dei Blues - hanno trovato un accordo per il trasferimento dell'attaccante Alvaro Morata che arriverà a Stamford Bridge".

Sport Poulter feeling his confidence rising at British Open
Author: 0 Poulter feeling his confidence rising at British Open

Kuchar tied the course record with a 29 on the front nine, only to fall into a routine of pars the rest of the way. Back in 2008, it was a fist-pumping, nattily dressed Poulter that finished second to Padraig Harrington for what remains his best Open finish.

Sport Newcastle confirm Javier Manquillo signing
Author: 0 Newcastle confirm Javier Manquillo signing

The 23-year-old has spent each of the past three seasons on loan - at Liverpool, Marseille and Sunderland - but has now signed a three-year contract with the Magpies. He can play both sides of the defence and he has a lot of motivation because he knows he has a point to prove. Manquillo, who made 22 appearances for Sunderland last season as the Black Cats were relegated to the Championship , hasn't enjoyed the best of times in the English top flight, but Magpies boss Rafael Benitez wants ...

Sport Detroit Red Wings agree to deal with Tomas Tatar
Author: 0 Detroit Red Wings agree to deal with Tomas Tatar

Tomas Tatar and the Detroit Red Wings have agreed to a new four-year deal. The sides were allowed to continue working on a deal before the arbitrator's decision. However, he has just three goals and seven points in 17 career playoff games. Ironically, the Red Wings turned in a salary figure of $4.1 million for arbitration - while Tatar's camp turned in $5.3 million (what the average salary cap hit turned out to be).

Sport Heartbreak as Britains Got Talent's Pudsey the dog dies
Author: 0 Heartbreak as Britains Got Talent's Pudsey the dog dies

She said: "I can't honestly believe I am writing these words". "I had to make the hardest decision of my life to let my lovely boy go to sleep at the age of 11", she said. They went on to perform for The Queen at the Royal Variety Performance and later in 2012, Pudsey's autobiography was published. Ashleigh and Pudsey had delighted fans with a brief re-appearance in a promotional video for this year's season of Britain's Got Talent .

Sport Carlo Ancelotti trying to persuade Renato Sanches to make AC Milan transfer
Author: 0 Carlo Ancelotti trying to persuade Renato Sanches to make AC Milan transfer

With Sanches desperate to leave the 5-time European champions, and he not also being wanted at the club following the arrival of Corentin Tolisso and Sebastian Rudy, the fee is expected to drop down. Sanches is reportedly the latest target for the big-spending Italians, who have signed a raft of players including Italy centre-back Leonardo Bonucci from Juventus and Sanches' worldwide team-mate Andre Silva in a busy transfer window.

Sport Darren Randolph: Middlesbrough close to signing West Ham keeper
Author: 0 Darren Randolph: Middlesbrough close to signing West Ham keeper

The Republic of Ireland worldwide will travel to Rockliffe Park on Saturday with the intention of completing the final stages of the move, moving on from the London Stadium after the arrival of Joe Hart on a season-long loan. Randolph made 22 Premier League appearances for West Ham last term, but is now poised to join Boro's push for an immediate return to the top flight.

Sport Spurs, Knicks, Heat, Wolves: Most preferable trade partner for Kyrie Irving?
Author: 0 Spurs, Knicks, Heat, Wolves: Most preferable trade partner for Kyrie Irving?

Those teams are the San Antonio Spurs , Minnesota Timberwolves , New York Knicks and Miami Heat . With another team, Irving should be the go-to guy on most days and the 25-year old appears eager to serve in that capacity. There are reports that the Knicks and Cavs are in discussion for a Kyrie for Carmelo Anthony trade with perhaps a third team involved. And, if not, Cleveland can simply run it back with a team virtually guaranteed to make it back to the NBA Finals again .

Sport Andrew Wiggins inching closer to 5-year deal with Minnesota Timberwolves
Author: 0 Andrew Wiggins inching closer to 5-year deal with Minnesota Timberwolves

The Timberwolves exercised Wiggins' option for 2017-18 before the beginning of last season and he is set to make $7.5 million in the upcoming National Basketball Association campaign. The team hopes to make it to the play offs this season . Aside from Butler , they acquired Jamal Crawford , Jeff Teague, and Taj Gibson in free agency.

Sport OJ Simpson paroled, but what's next for Simpson?
Author: 0 OJ Simpson paroled, but what's next for Simpson?

Infamous former National Football League star O.J. Simpson went before the Nevada Board of Parole on Thursday where it was decided that he will be released from prison as early as October after serving nine years behind bars. "I had basically spent a conflict-free life", he said - a remark that lit up social media with scornful and sarcastic comments given the murder case and a raft of allegations he abused his wife.

Author: 0 Harmanpreet Kaur gets a standing ovation from Kohli & Co

Of course, the team is excited to be in the final but we are not taking much pressure. She's the mainstay and became the first Indian to score 1000 plus runs in World Cups and the highest run getter in ODIs (6000 plus runs). In the game against the White Ferns, it looked like India reach 220 until Veda Krishnamurthy's unbeaten 45-ball 70 lifted them to 265. Although she didn't do too well in a few earlier matches, she is a great champion.

Sport OJ Simpson Paroled, He Will Be Released in October
Author: 0 OJ Simpson Paroled, He Will Be Released in October

ABC News reports that O.J. Simpson has been granted parole after serving over 8 years behind bars for a Las Vegas robbery. The four-person board determined that OJ was qualified for parole and poses no risk to commit any offence. The crime for which Simpson was incarcerated was an armed robbery during which he tried to take hundreds of items from a sports memorabilia dealer, but the incident with which he will forever be associated was the murder of his ex-wife, Nicole Brown Simpson , ...

Sport Kyrie Irving Names Heat as Preferred Trade Destination
Author: 0 Kyrie Irving Names Heat as Preferred Trade Destination

Jeff Wechsler, Irving's agent, told ESPN's Adrian Wojnarowski that he and Irving discussed scenarios of Irving and the team in a meeting with the Cavs' leadership last week. According to Windhorst, James is going to let Gilbert and the Cavs' front office take the lead in dealing with Irving's demand. James has reportedly voiced concern about the team's future, fueling speculation that he might leave his hometown club a second time.

Sport A glance at the second round of the British Open
Author: 0 A glance at the second round of the British Open

What counts against the likes of Matsuyama, Spieth and also Rickie Fowler is that they don't
yet have the experience that seems to be key these days in this event.
Only two out of the last 10 winners have been under 30, namely Louis Oosthuizen in 2010 and Rory
McIlroy in 2014.