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by | June 07, 2018 | 11:16

She has had a particular liking for Shoal Creek's back nine, playing it in 10-under. "Everything is a drama with my sister", Mo said . She knows what the sisters, who have played in all 14 events this year, mean to each other. So does their mother, Apple. But she didn't stop believing. "Wait, I'm thinking", she said. Jutanugarn, 22, is a former world No. 1. Jutanugarn now has two majors, having won the Women's British Open two years ago.

by | June 06, 2018 | 02:04

He said: "It was very tough, it was a hard night, a hard moment, but when you reflect, we have to look at the positives and how well we have done in the Champions League campaign". But what would England's World Cup XI look like if Dawson selected it? You have got to have belief in the group all the time and believe you can reach the heights.

by | June 06, 2018 | 02:01

Lucescu is credited for transforming Fred into a holding midfielder at Shakhtar. Fred has emerged as a prime target in recent weeks and the Daily Mail claimed on Monday that the Brazilian global was at United's Carrington training base undergoing his medical.

by | June 06, 2018 | 01:53

This was Williams' first major tournament since winning the Australian Open in January 2017, after which she took time off for the birth of her first child, Alexis Olympia Ohanian, Jr . Williams , who had entered the tournament unseeded, had won her last three matches in the tournament so far. "I realised that she went back too soon before and her body's not sort of conditioned to playing matches, just like me", she said .

by | June 06, 2018 | 01:42

Djokovic broke for 3-1, seeing out the decisive moments in a set where he won only three more points than his opponent. Djokovic has now made the last 16 of a Slam for the 43rd time, tying Jimmy Connors on the all-time list. After that, the feisty Spaniard took charge and got well on top, breaking Dimitrov twice to take the second set. Against Djokovic, his sliding across the court was almost flawless, as was his ability to disguise his angles until the last moment in what was perhaps the ...

by | June 04, 2018 | 08:27

The two-time MVP broke Ray Allen's record for 3-pointers in an NBA Finals game, hitting nine triples on 17 attempts against Cleveland . He scored 16 of his 33 points in the fourth quarter. In other words, LeBron can't do it all himself and the Warriors are probably going to win this series easily simply because James has little help. After posting 51 points on 19-32 shooting, along with eight rebounds and eight assists, James watched as J.R.

by | June 04, 2018 | 07:02

The Cleveland Cavaliers will still be scratching their heads after missing out on a crucial chance to steal Game 1 after getting outlasted in a 124-114 overtime loss on Thursday. Teams can't outshoot or outrun the Warriors in a seven-game series. "He's going to start". We have heard some tales about Golden State's presentation to Durant over the years, including that four Warriors players went to the Hamptons in NY to pitch Durant on joining one of the best teams ever assembled.

by | June 02, 2018 | 04:46

England limited-overs captain Eoin Morgan expects a "young and hungry" Australia will be "galvanised" by the ball-tampering scandal that rocked world cricket when the old rivals meet in a one-day worldwide series next month. Shahid Afridi - who will be playing his last worldwide match - held the record for the fastest One Day global (ODI) century for a period of 18 years; a 37-ball ton that shot him to fame at the inception of his career.

by | June 02, 2018 | 04:12

The save obviously was huge, as the series now shifts to the nation's capital tied at one game apiece. "Of course it's very important to see him skating and I'm pretty sure he's going to be OK (for Game 3)". You stop at the sports book, get a ticket, go to the game, come back. It's no excuse for us. "We knew if we just stuck with it, did the right things, something would go our way".

by | June 02, 2018 | 03:43

That figure could rise to in excess of 280 million pounds ($370 million) if the club from southwest London survives its first season back in the Premier League . "We deserved it. It's not easy to play at Wembley, there is a lot of pressure", said Jokanovic. The last 20 minutes [with 10 men] all we were thinking about was not conceding.

by | June 02, 2018 | 01:40

Zidane shocked the football world with Thursday's snap decision to resign just days after securing a third Champions League trophy in just two and a half years as Madrid coach. Germany national team manager Joachim Low has denied any interest in filling the new vacancy at Real Madrid . But it is the 46-year-old Argentinian's coaching nous, man-management skills and consistency with Tottenham Hotspur that has hoisted him among the favorites to replace Zidane.

by | June 01, 2018 | 18:36

It was feared the injury had ruled Salah out of the June 14-July 15 World Cup , but on Sunday the Reds' striker said he was "confident" he would be back in time. Salah will join the squad when the visitors will take on hosts Russian Federation on June 19. Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp while talking about Ramos' injury said, "He would have played on if anything was possible".

by | May 31, 2018 | 20:56

Still down four points with almost seven minutes left in the game, Tatum made a decision to take things into his own hands. It has been six years since LeBron James walked onto the TD Garden parquet and willed the Miami Heat to a elimination-avoiding victory over the Boston Celtics .

by | May 31, 2018 | 20:48

Thursday afternoon saw Real Madrid rocked by the announcement that Zinedine Zidane had resigned as the club's coach, yet it appears as though this decision has come as a complete surprise to what the Frenchman had previously suggested. They have always respected what I've done, even when I wasn't playing well. "I love this club a lot, the president, who gave me everything - to play first at this great club".

by | May 31, 2018 | 20:48

Although the petition is in no way binding on the football governing bodies, it's a symbol of fans' anger over the incident, particularly in Egypt, whose national team Salah led to their first World Cup since 1990. Egyptian star footballer Mohamed Salah who represents Liverpool is a devout Muslim and is reported to have observed Ramadan until this weekend . In the event, neither scored and Ronaldo patted Salah on the head as the Egyptian walked off the field.

by | May 31, 2018 | 20:35

He then filed a grievance case with the National Football League Players Association alleging that the league's owners "colluded" to keep him from pursuing his football career. All said they were protesting social issues, including law enforcement treatment of African Americans. A separate question asked, "Do you think that NFL players who kneel during the national anthem are patriotic or unpatriotic?" But some have noted that Trump's tax statement represented a step toward potential ...

by | May 31, 2018 | 20:30

Hinting at differences in summer planning Zidane said: 'If I don't think clearly that we are going to keep winning then it is best to leave rather than continue with silly things'. I am not exhausted of coaching after three years. The former World Player of the Year also won the Champions League in 2002 as a player with Los Blancos , scoring an emphatic volley against Bayer Leverkusen in the final at Hampden Park.

by | May 30, 2018 | 17:59

They say United have met Dalot's £17.5m (€20m) buyout clause. Dalot played the full 90 minutes against the very vaunted Reds attack, and held his own. Ashley Young, primarily a winger, was used at left-back on numerous occasions last season, but the United boss is said to want a more traditional defender on the left side of his back four.

by | May 30, 2018 | 17:40

Argentina failed to add to their tally but should have been further ahead against Haiti , whose sole appearance at the World Cup finals came in 1974 and are ranked 108th in the world, 103 places below them in the world rankings. "The other day I was talking to a friend and he told me "if you had chosen Spain, you'd be a World Cup victor already", but it wouldn't have been the same", he added.

by | May 30, 2018 | 16:27

The Eastern Conference champion Capitals hadn't given up this many goals in 29 games since March 18, but they hadn't seen anything like this charmed run by the upstart Knights . Nosek then put the Knights ahead after Shea Theodore kept the puck in Washington's zone, sidestepped a defender and fired a attractive cross-ice pass to the Czech forward, who buried a one-timer for his second goal of the playoffs.

by | May 29, 2018 | 13:30

Except they didn't, and couldn't because of the inherent Red Bull advantage on the day and Ricciardo's calm determination that Monaco would not rob him of a deserved victory once again. When Verstappen threw away victory back in China whilst running into Vettel, I mistakenly thought it would be the turning point for him to begin to play the percentages better and choose his battles more carefully.

by | May 29, 2018 | 13:04

Alexander Ovechkin, captain of the Capitals, will try to play spoiler to the Golden Knights' fantastic playoff run as he heads into his first Stanley Cup final since joining the league in 2005-06. Wilson delivered a blindside hit on Jonathan Marchessault with the puck nowhere near the Vegas centre in the immediate aftermath. As incensed teammates flocked to Wilson, Marchessault headed to the locker room under his own power.

by | May 29, 2018 | 10:57

The Rockets' season-long focus on the Warriors provided the ultimate incentive, from Daryl Morey's obsession with the four-time Western Conference champs as he put this Rockets team together last summer, until the final buzzer Monday night (Tuesday, PHL time).

by | May 28, 2018 | 14:31

And the Cottagers managed to hold on despite pressure from Villa and being reduced to 10 men after Denis Odoi was sent off for two yellow cards. Ryan Sessegnon continued his excellent season with a sensational performance at Wembley.

by | May 28, 2018 | 11:47

Dhoni's decision to insert the Sunrisers, after some moments of drama over what had actually been Williamson's call (tail), had been contrary to conventional wisdom which demands putting runs on the board in key matches, especially a final.

by | May 28, 2018 | 07:42

Most importantly, Bell helped guard Houston Rockets' superstar James Harden . "I don't want to go home", said Thompson, who made nine three-pointers. Steve Kerr can say the Warriors aren't anxious down 3-2, and perhaps they're not. Both the Western and Eastern Conference finals are going seven games.

by | May 26, 2018 | 08:13

The Celtics know how much more comfortable they would be closing out at home, but James in a game seven is a different monster. Nope, turns out head coach Tyronn Lue simply didn't like Korver's matchup. The Celtics were still within seven in the final three minutes before James made consecutive 3-pointers, punctuating the second by pounding his chest with both fists and screaming along with 20,562 others.

by | May 26, 2018 | 04:31

Beaten for the third time in Boston in these home-sweet-home Eastern Conference finals , Cleveland will face its second elimination game of the postseason on Friday night at Quicken Loans Arena. There's little LeBron James can do on the court to tarnish his legacy. James finished with 26 points, 10 rebounds, and five assists but committed six turnovers and looked exhausted at times .

by | May 26, 2018 | 04:30

Golden State remains a small favorite, minus-130, to win the series. Well, they're looking pretty glaring now. Eric Gordon , who has averaged 14.7 points in the playoffs, will replace Paul in Saturday's starting lineup, Rockets coach Mike D'Antoni said.

by | May 24, 2018 | 14:40

It's very eerie", Jim Kauahikaua, a scientists with the US Geological Survey, told reporters Wednesday. The gas flows through the ground and up through existing cracks. The occurrence of new lava vents, now numbering about two dozen, have been accompanied by earthquakes and periodic eruptions from the summit crater.