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Brooke Henderson stumbles late, keeps Meijer LPGA lead


Patience has been the key word for Thompson this weekend and she's reiterated it all three days. "Just a bad miss, stupid mistake". "I had a really good feeling and made a lot of birdies, a lot of putts". "It's been a packed leaderboard since the very first shot on the first hole". Thompson also shot 64, amassing six birdies and a bogey, to edge Lee-Anne Pace by one shot overall after the South African fired a sizzling eight-under 61 in a round which included two eagles, five birdies and ... Read More »

New Zealand try new black magic to end US America's Cup spell

Both ACC boats were even off the start-line in Race Two , but Team NZ built superior speed to the first mark and quickly extended to more than a minute in front at the third gate. Race 4 was to follow. After going into the competition one point down, the New Zealanders needed to win eight races to win the America's Cup , the world's oldest worldwide sporting competition. Read More »

Russian fan leader banned from opening Confederations Cup match


The new football arena in St. Petersburg is hosting the opening and final matches of the Confederations Cup , also dubbed as the Tournament of Champions. The Confederations Cup precedes the World Cup by a year to guarantee that the facilities and provisions of the host country are ready. Russian President Vladimir Putin and FIFA President Gianni Infantino officially opened the tournament. Read More »

Mistrial declared in Bill Cosby criminal case


But the judge sent them back to try to reach a unanimous verdict. Less than 48 hours later, and working into the weekend on the 11th day of the trial, the panel informed the judge that they were still deadlocked on all three counts of indecent aggravated assault. Read More »

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

Phil Mickelson had to withdraw from the event after realizing he wouldn't arrive on time. Jamie Lovemark and J.B. He had just taken off on his second flight of the day in a hybrid of a typical blimp and a balloon envelope when he decided it was too windy and planned to return to a private airstrip. Read More »

San Francisco Giants 2017 draft picks with Bay Area ties


Seventy-five student-athletes from ACC programs were selected during the 2017 Major League Baseball First-Year Player Draft, which concluded on Wednesday. The Jacksonville University junior right-handed pitcher went in the third round to the Baltimore Orioles on Tuesday, his second time being drafted by a major league club. Read More »

Deontay Wilder Arrested For Possession of Marijuana


Police in Tuscaloosa, Alabama , said in a statement that they arrested Wilder on Wednesday afternoon after they found marijuana in his Cadillac Escalade . "Deontay has been out-of-state for several days", Patterson told the Tuscaloosa News . The arresting officer said he smelled marijuana coming from Wilder's auto. Read More »

Buffalo Sabres hire Phil Housley as head coach


The Hall of Famer will tackle a hard job as the Sabres' fifth head coach since the 2012-13 season. And Housley was hired by another new-comer, general manager Jason Botterill . Under his tutelage, Nashville had at least one player finish in the top five in voting for the James Norris Memorial Trophy every season from 2013-14 to 2015-16. Read More »

Apple Now Allows Users to Tip with In-App Purchases


The notion that something like this appears in the App Store - which Apple is supposed to keep close tabs on - is noting short of infuriating and inexcusable. It's basically a Flappy Bird clone that you control with your voice, which sounds utterly terrible, so maybe Apple's decision to reject it was just as much about quality as it was about content. Read More »

Nadal grabs record-breaking 10th French Open title

Third seed Wawrinka arrived full of confidence as, at 32, he tried to become the oldest French Open victor since Andres Gimeno in 1972. So many reason made that score today, but mainly because he was playing better.' You said before your last two slam finals that you were struck by a lot of nerves and you maybe felt that it could be your last. Read More »

Wilson could return for Predators in Game 5 of Cup Final

They lead the Predators 3-0 after 20 minutes. His questionable positioning led to Pontus Aberg's dangle in Game 2. Matt Murray has given up eight goals in the last two games of the Stanley Cup Finals . Following that season, the Penguins shipped him out along with Scott Harrington, Kasperi Kapanen and two picks to the Toronto Maple Leafs in a deal that saw Phil Kessel come the other way. Read More »

Position-by-position matchups for the NBA Finals


The 82-point effort from these two kicked off the biggest comeback in NBA Finals history. Frankly, the NBA's regular season was nearly a waste of time. "They deserve a lot more credit than, 'Well, they're talented". James had won two titles as part of another "super team" in Miami but last year's crown meant even more to his legacy. Read More »

Out-of-nowhere Ostapenko to face Halep for French Open title

The 2014 runner-up, who saved a match point in the previous round, will become world number one if she defeats Jelena Ostapenko, the daredevil Latvian who blazed her way to Saturday's final. The Czech made 24 errors in losing the first set, but finally edged ahead at 4-2 in the second. She had gone more than 1½ years without winning a title at any level. Read More »

South Korea's In-Kyung Kim wins ShopRite LPGA Classic


Nordqvist carded an even par 71 and said she'd be aggressive on Sunday in seeking a third-straight title. The missed cut also meant she would not advance to the No. "It felt good today to go out there and crush all of it and keep building momentum", Wie said. "We were on the clock for four holes", Creamer said. Read More »

Graham Rahal wins Detroit Grand Prix pole by default


The 28-year-old Rahal, son of racing legend Bobby Rahal, led 55 out of 70 laps to win the first Dual in Detroit at the Grand Prix on Belle Isle Saturday afternoon. Rahal beat Dixon by 6.14 seconds. For Dixon, he will now be resting the ankle and preparing himself for more of the same on Sunday for race two, although he hopes to improve the performance of his auto to be in with a better shot of victory. Read More »

Spieth chases Lingmerth as Johnson falters at Memorial


Other Australians to make the weekend included Matt Griffin (71, two over) and rookie Curtis Luck (70, three over). Kuchar's round was bogey-free until the hard par-3 16th, but he was able to erase it on the 17th hole with a 155-yard approach to eight feet that led to a birdie. Read More »

Arsenal hands Wenger new contract after review of struggles

BBC Sport claims that Arsenal will make an official announcement regarding Wenger's future today. Wenger has been heavily criticised this season, with Arsenal fans calling for his resignation after their team failed to qualify for the Champions League for the first time in 20 years. Read More »

Serena's back at a Slam! OK, sort of; she watched Venus win


Serena was at Roland Garros on Wednesday to watch her sister's match after spending last weekend with her fiance Alexis Ohanian in Monaco. Mertens is experiencing by far her most grand slam success at 21 years old and has a shot for a career changing victory in this matchup. "I'm sure she feels the excitement of being at a major and not having the pressure to play and prepare". Read More »

LeBron James overtakes Michael Jordan as Cavaliers reach National Basketball Association finals again

That starting five had included Jordan, Duncan, Johnson, Abdul-Jabbar and Bird until the past two seasons, but in returning to Cleveland and delivering that city a long-awaited title a year ago, James took his legacy to another level. Yet, the Warriors seem impenetrable with four wins of 20-plus points and ideal playoff record against the daunting West. And the Golden State coaching staff, whether its Steve Kerr or Mike Brown on the bench, does a good job mixing in starters with ... Read More »

Muguruza downs Schiavone to begin title defence


The 13th seed is third on Court Philippe Chatrier against American Jennifer Brady - weather permitting. Leave it to the No. 4-seeded Nadal to win relatively simply and then lament a portion of his performance. Four successive breaks of serve followed before Makarova saved seven break points in the crucial eighth game to cause the upset. Kontaveit defeated Muguruza a few weeks ago in the Stuttgart Open tennis tournament. Read More »

F1: Hamilton (MBZAMG), Vettel (Ferrari) and Ricciardo (Red Bull) at Barcelona

Hamilton , a three-time world champion, won the race in 1:35:56.497, claiming the 55th win of his career, while Vettel came in second, just 3.490 seconds off the pace on Sunday, reports Efe. Starting from fourth and fifth, Kimi Raikkonen and 2016 race victor Max Verstappen came together when trying to squeeze around the first turn with Bottas alongside them. Read More »

Underdog Cavs insist they have plenty of bite for Finals

Just six other players have made it to at least that many in a row, and they all were part of the Celtics' dynasty, which spanned the 1950s into the 1960s. The seven days to the rubber match of the Cavs-Warriors trilogy need no phony hype. "Want the Warriors?" he said. This year's Warriors haven't been as consistently good as they were during their record-breaking 2015-16 regular season; however, they have been more explosive. Read More »

Back on court after knife attack, Kvitova wins in Paris

Her team members were all on their feet, dressed in t-shirts that had the words "Courage". PARIS (AP) - Sweat-soaked and still wearing her match outfit, Petra Kvitova was looking for someone to hug as she wandered into the players' lounge in the French Open's main stadium shortly after leaving the court Sunday. Read More »

Ander Herrera states his prediction for Man United v Ajax

They will gain access to Europe's premier club competition if they win on Wednesday, and with an eye on the Ajax match, Mourinho rested numerous players on Sunday as he handed full debuts to four youngsters. Having experience of both clubs, Cruyff knows the Red Devils won't have it easy when they meet in the final in Stockholm on Wednesday. Following the ill-fated appointments of David Moyes and Van Gaal, Mourinho is now seen as the club's last realistic hope of returning them to ... Read More »