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Sport Justin Thomas wins 2017 PGA Championship
Author: 0 Justin Thomas wins 2017 PGA Championship

Runners up Francesco Molinari (67), American Patrick Reed (67) and 2010 British Open victor Louis Oosthuizen (70) were at six-under. Oosthuizen joined a select club of players to have finished runner-up in all four majors. Thomas' birdie on the 13th hole gave him a two-shot lead. Thomas got lucky on 10, but his skill helped him on the par-3 13th. Kisner had never cracked the top 10 in a major prior to this week, and while his first stint in the final group on Sunday didn't go as ...

Sport Peerless Semenya claims third world 800m title
Author: 0 Peerless Semenya claims third world 800m title

She finished in 1:55.16 ahead of Francine Niyonsaba of Burundi (1:55.92) and Ajee Wilson of the U.S. (1:56.65) to win gold again, after securing the titles in the 2009 and 2011 IAAF World Championships. "I've no time for nonsense". The race got off to a fairly quick start, and unsurprisingly it was natural front-runners Niyonsaba and Wilson who went straight to the front, with Semenya, Wambui, and Sharp sitting comfortably behind them.

Sport The Final Showdown for Bolt: 4X100m Relay This Saturday
Author: 0 The Final Showdown for Bolt: 4X100m Relay This Saturday

The only time Bolt had previously lost in a 4x100-meter championship final was 2007, his rookie year, when the USA won gold. "He kept apologizing to us but we told him there was no need to apologize - injuries are part of the sport", teammate Julian Forte said to IAAF radio.

Sport Marshawn Lynch takes a seat during National Anthem
Author: 0 Marshawn Lynch takes a seat during National Anthem

Lynch, who last spoke to the media in June, did not speak to reporters after the game. "I just hope people open up their eyes to see that there's really a problem going on and something needs to be done for it to stop". Then-president Barack Obama said Kaepernick was "exercising his constitutional right" to protest and bring attention to racial injustice, according to USA Today .

Sport PGA Championship: Kevin Kisner clinging to one-stroke lead
Author: 0 PGA Championship: Kevin Kisner clinging to one-stroke lead

While Fox was struggling, Thomas vaulted to the front of the field with four birdies in a sizzling seven-hole stretch mid-round and held firm over the risky final water-lined three holes, known as the 'Green Mile'. Quail Hollow has hosted a regular PGA Tour stop since 2003. American world No. 10 Rickie Fowler , Justin Thomas and Englishman Paul Casey shared the seventh spot at 139 total.

Sport Rich Hill takes pitch to throat, taken to hospital as precaution
Author: 0 Rich Hill takes pitch to throat, taken to hospital as precaution

Luis Avilan and Justin Turner made sure the lead held up. Yasmani Grandal also hit a home run for the Dodgers in support of starting pitcher Kenta Maeda (11-4). Turner's solo shot in the eighth inning secured the game and the series for the Dodgers. It was the seventh multi-homer game of Turner's career. Before the final game of the series against the Los Angeles Dodgers Sunday afternoon, the Padres announced they have extended manager Andy Green's contract for another three years ...

Author: 0 Nemanja Matic goes on jinking run against West Ham

Matic was named in the starting eleven for Manchester United's opening Premier League fixture against West Ham on Sunday and played his part in a comprehensive 4-0 win for Jose Mourinho's men. Becoming the first United manager to finish on top of the pile since Sir Alex Ferguson is great motivation for someone with his pride and ego, and numerous troubles that afflicted his first season, despite winning two cup trophies, have disappeared.

Sport Man City spoil Brighton's EPL debut by winning 2-0
Author: 0 Man City spoil Brighton's EPL debut by winning 2-0

Guardiola claims the new boys will compliment his existing squad and improve on last season's third-placed finish. Sergio Aguero was on target as Manchester City denied Brighton any hope of a shock on their Premier League debut. We didn't have full-backs and you have to buy full-backs. "I think we will try to attack more fluently, and more times maybe this season, but it's a process to do that and sometimes you need a little bit more time".

Author: 0 Conte: Chelsea starting XI against Burnley not meant to send a message

He ought to have been closer to Burnley striker Vokes when Matthew Lowton curled in a 24th minute cross, but the Welshman was given space to clip a volley off Luiz's heels and past Thibaut Courtois . While Batshuayi may have been more fit, he simply isn't as talented as Alvaro Morata . It was a nervous time for Burnley fans as Chelsea continued to press.

Sport Steelers take advantage of Giants' miscues for 20-12 victory
Author: 0 Steelers take advantage of Giants' miscues for 20-12 victory

The Steelers also got three sacks from journeyman veteran LB Arthur Moats , who also picked off Geno Smith . After the Giants went up 12-10 in the third quarter, the Steelers scored 10 unanswered points for the 20-12 lead. "He's a bright-eyed willing worker", Tomlin said. "He's supposed to dominate under those circumstances, and he did". Dobbs came to understand the vagaries of being a quarterback at a young age, forced into a game against Alabama as a freshman when starter Justin Worley ...

Sport Marshawn Lynch sits during national anthem
Author: 0 Marshawn Lynch sits during national anthem

Kaepernick remains an unsigned free agent. In a time of controversy and racial tension in the United States, Lynch chose the ideal moment to sit during the national anthem. Rams for a 7 p.m. kickoff. When Colin Kaepernick , quarterback for the San Francisco 49ers , refused to stand for the national anthem a year ago, people were quick to call him "unpatriotic".

Sport Arizona Cardinals Rookie Report: Preseason Week 2
Author: 0 Arizona Cardinals Rookie Report: Preseason Week 2

That one time was during the offseason program. "I'd rather see him take a knee than stand up, put his hands up, and get murdered", Lynch said. I said, "So you understand how I feel, I very strongly believe in standing for the National Anthem, but I'm gonna respect you as a man.

Author: 0 Chelsea's Willian: Jose Mourinho wanted me at Manchester United

He's not a young guy coming from another country. "The importance for me about this player, as I repeat he's a really real good player, he's a really strong player, very important for our team". "It's very important for us that our strikers score goals". I can trust that he will perform. "I don't put any extra pressure on myself because I always give everything, then normally the results are a good effect of that work".

Sport Three terrorists, two army soldiers killed in Shopian encounter
Author: 0 Three terrorists, two army soldiers killed in Shopian encounter

Itoo, who was the operational commander of Hizb and most wanted militant, was identified by his family members who were brought to the encounter site to identify him. The house in Awneera village in which the militants had been hiding was blasted by the security forces. The security forces have been now using a remotely operated vehicle Daksh to handle the improvised explosive devices, the report said.

Sport Manchester United 4-0 West Ham: Red Devils stars rated and slated
Author: 0 Manchester United 4-0 West Ham: Red Devils stars rated and slated

Some will say "it's only West Ham " but the fact that it was only West Ham is precisely why this was so impressive and so warmly welcomed by Manchester United fans. Of course, a bad performance at Old Trafford against United can be pushed aside as long as the team in question can respond with a win. United manager Jose Mourinho believes Lukaku's display will help his confidence going forward.

Sport Neymar won't report Barcelona to Federation Internationale de Football Association over frozen €26 million loyalty bonus
Author: 0 Neymar won't report Barcelona to Federation Internationale de Football Association over frozen €26 million loyalty bonus

The 25-year-old Brazilian, for whom PSG paid more than $260 million, missed the team's first game of the Ligue 1 season last weekend because the Spanish federation failed to send the paperwork in time. This is according to Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp . Meanwhile, PSG has conducted the history-making transfer, acquiring the Brazilian Neymar , who moved for a stunning £198M from FC Barcelona .

Sport Manchester United vs West Ham: Preview and provisional squad
Author: 0 Manchester United vs West Ham: Preview and provisional squad

The third goal finally came as Mkhitaryan teed up Martial with three minutes remaining and Pogba then added a fourth with a curling shot in the last minute. "The fact that we won the match was the most important thing". Which are the English Premier League matches that will be telecast on TV? I am not going to say the performance was flawless because it was not.

Sport Giancarlo Stanton ties Marlins franchise record for home runs
Author: 0 Giancarlo Stanton ties Marlins franchise record for home runs

Here's the latest Rockies vs. Marlins recap including top performers, game stats, a standings update, and what's up next for these two Major League Baseball teams. The Rockies went 2 for 12 with runners in scoring position, and 5 for 39 (.128) in those situations on their five-game trip. Miami took a 5-3 lead in the fourth on Mike Aviles' two-round double into the left-field corner, and the bullpen did the rest.

Sport Arsenal Interested in Juventus Defender as Arsene Wenger Seeks More Defensive Options
Author: 0 Arsenal Interested in Juventus Defender as Arsene Wenger Seeks More Defensive Options

According to Transfer Market Web , the 23-year-old Italy worldwide has been on Wenger's shortlist for over a year now, but was overlooked last summer as he chose to sign Shkodran Mustafi last summer. "For us it is a good opportunity to focus completely on the Premier League ", Wenger told British media. Moses netted his first competitive goal for the Premier League champions in nine months when he refiled home in the first minute of the second half, but their London opponents equalized ...

Sport Neymar scores and assists on Paris Saint-Germain debut
Author: 0 Neymar scores and assists on Paris Saint-Germain debut

The Brazilian was handed a start on his first appearance since a world-record 222 million-euro ($261 million) transfer from Barcelona. As previously mentioned, Neymar also gave Cavani his first goal of the campaign with a glorious assist in the 62nd minute.

Sport Kisner leads pack at PGA; Matsuyama, Stroud are 1 shot back
Author: 0 Kisner leads pack at PGA; Matsuyama, Stroud are 1 shot back

Jordan Spieth , who goes for the career grand slam this week, is two over par with two holes left to play. "I guess (from) beating up people on Tuesday", said Kisner, alluding to a certain prowess on the most popular day for money games among Tour players.

Sport Antonio Callaway, 6 other Gators suspended for MI game
Author: 0 Antonio Callaway, 6 other Gators suspended for MI game

Among those suspended is wide receiver Antonio Callaway , the Gators most risky offensive player. They have missed some practice and will miss the MI game. This is not the first off-field trouble for Callaway. He was suspended last spring amid sexual battery allegations. They were later dropped, and Callaway reinstated, following a school-sponsored Title IX investigation in which he told committee members he was "so stoned I had no interest in having sex with anyone".

Sport Washington Nationals star Bryce Harper suffers ugly-looking knee injury
Author: 0 Washington Nationals star Bryce Harper suffers ugly-looking knee injury

Harper clutched his left knee in agony as trainers came out to assist. Given injuries to Harper, Stephen Strasburg - who has a rehab assignment Monday - and others, the Nationals' focus is getting healthy for the playoffs. Posey, in all likelihood, will start the nightcap of the doubleheader while Nick Hundley gets the start in the matinee on Sunday. So they waited three hours before the storm could pass and the field could be prepped.