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Sports McIlroy returning from another injury at Wisconsin major
Author: 0 McIlroy returning from another injury at Wisconsin major

If you look at all four major championships he's won, they've all be on. softened major championship venues. The U.S. Open at expansive Erin Hills, located about 35 miles northwest of Milwaukee, brings Day back to the same state where he claimed the biggest of his 10 PGA Tour victories two years ago.

Sports Stanley Cup champion Penguins greet raving fans
Author: 0 Stanley Cup champion Penguins greet raving fans

No matter where he ends up, though, waiving the no-movement clause means it's more than just speculation that his time is up in Pittsburgh . Another Stanley Cup victor who is technically looking at starting his rookie season in 2017-18 is Carter Rowney.

Author: 0 Floyd Mayweather to fight Conor McGregor in boxing match in August

The Nevada State Athletic Commission has approved a request from Mayweather Promotions to promote a boxing event on August 26, according to ESPN's Brett Okamoto. The Mayweather agenda item that revealed the fight would be televised by Showtime. The fight will be located at Las Vegas's T-Mobile Arena. Mayweather is now listed at -900, with McGregor 700.

Author: 0 Pakistan punish errant England to enter maiden CT final

Openers Azhar Ali (76) and Fakhar Zaman (57) then helped knock off the inadequate total with nearly 13 overs and eight wickets to spare as England bowed out of their own tournament at the semi-final stage. "I mentioned after the last game that we're getting to the business end of the tournament and we need to produce results ". England may point to conditions that did not suit them, but the margin of the defeat shows that is no excuse.

Sports Qatar 3 South Korea 2: Al Haydos double holds off fightback
Author: 0 Qatar 3 South Korea 2: Al Haydos double holds off fightback

Even after Tuesday's impressive victory, secured by Hasan Al Haydos's victor 16 minutes from time, Qatar need to make up three points on third-placed Uzbekistan in Group A with only two matches remaining. Later, the Qatari coach defended his players and stated, "I don't see something that can receive a punishment as it is a t-shirt with a picture of the Emir", he said.

Sports Chelsea to host Burnley in Premier League season opener
Author: 0 Chelsea to host Burnley in Premier League season opener

The two dates for the Manchester derbies are 9 December ( Old Trafford ) and 7 April (Etihad), while the first "marquee" game of the season pits City against Liverpool at the Etihad on 9 September. The group has identified three main issues to British-based fans traveling to away games with the new schedule; 10 league games between November 25 and January 1 , mid-week fixtures, and late announcements for televised games.

Sports Roger Federer sports new haircut as he returns from two-month absence
Author: 0 Roger Federer sports new haircut as he returns from two-month absence

Roger Federer suffered a shock defeat to 39-year-old Tommy Haas at the Stuttgart grass court tournament on Wednesday in the Swiss great's first match after nearly three months out of action. Federer worked in vain to catch up, but was unable to close the gap with his German rival. Haas, a former world number two but now at 302, was broken again as the Swiss served out the set on his first opportunity after 22 minutes.

Sports Ostapenko blazes past Bacsinszky to book final spot
Author: 0 Ostapenko blazes past Bacsinszky to book final spot

Not since Mima Jausovec in 1983 has a player outside the leading ranks made it all the way to the decider. It looked like the same might happen in the third set when Bacsinszky fought back from 3-1 to 3-3 but Ostapenko had learned her lesson and clinched victory with a forehand into the corner - her 50th victor.

Author: 0 One step at a time for Team New Zealand

Outteridge was plucked out of the water by a chase boat and was OK. Artemis Racing's billionaire backer Torbjorn Tornqvist leapt aboard the state-of-the art blue and yellow catamaran to congratulate Outteridge and the six-man crew following their deciding win over SoftBank Team Japan .

Sports NBA Finals Game 3 ratings up 22 percent from last year
Author: 0 NBA Finals Game 3 ratings up 22 percent from last year

With 2:45 left in game three of the NBA Finals , the #Golden State Warriors were down to the # Cleveland Cavaliers 113-107 and it looked like Cleveland would defend home court. "So we try to control the narrative and the conversations and just our talk in the locker room and in practice, especially the last three months of just understanding what our goal is and how we're going to get there day by day".

Author: 0 Bradley's stunning early goal helps US to 1-1 tie at Mexico

United States captain Michael Bradley said head coach Bruce Arena has got the Americans "back to who we are" following Sunday's entertaining World Cup qualifying draw in Mexico . However, rather continue his run or play in one of his teammates, the Toronto FC midfielder went for an audacious chip over Guillermo Ochoa from 40 yards.

Author: 0 Penguins' Stanley Cup victory parade will be held Wednesday

It was a curious move at the time. Depth has been a big factor in Pittsburgh's consecutive championships. With a 2-0 win in Game 6 on the road, the Penguins claimed their fifth Stanley Cup title in franchise history. Rutherford's longtime boss with the Hurricanes, owner Peter Karmanos, is in there as well. "I do not have to take responsibility for Pittsburgh signing (sic) Kessel", Karmanos said in July 2015.

Author: 0 LeBron says he'd want Magic, Jordan as his 3-on-3 teammates

IOC president Thomas Bach said: "The fascinating new events that we approved today, together with the five new sports that were added to the Tokyo 2020 programme a year ago, represent a step-change in the Olympic programme. This change will make for an equal number of women and men competing in rowing at the Olympics - 263 athletes of each gender. "I probably won't be a part of the three-on-three matchup that it has to offer".

Sports Jelena Ostapenko stuns Simona Halep to claim French Open crown
Author: 0 Jelena Ostapenko stuns Simona Halep to claim French Open crown

But it was not until the closing moments of her win over third seed Halep , the 2014 runner-up, that the Latvian contemplated winning the title. "So I want to really hit the ball". I played well. I think a little bit of luck in some points, all the lines, all the nets. Ilie Nastase won the 1972 US Open and the French Open a year later.

Sports Tottenham Hotspur: Kane late strike rescues England at Hampden
Author: 0 Tottenham Hotspur: Kane late strike rescues England at Hampden

It was just phenomenal. "He led the line brilliantly and Chris Martin came on and did well as well". The prolific Tottenham Hotspur striker donned the armband for the first time during a dramatic 2-2 World Cup qualifying draw with Scotland on Saturday (10 June) and will do so again in Paris tomorrow evening.

Author: 0 Tapwrit rallies in stretch to win Belmont Stakes

I think that's every trainers ultimate dream. Finishing in second was Irish War Cry , followed by Patch in third. He also finished 10th in the Kentucky Derby and also had a dud in the Grade 2 Fountain of Youth when he finished seventh. According to oddsmakers from online sports book Bovada.lv, Irish War Cry remains the favorite at 7/2. "We were hoping we might get a little bit of a stalking trip but we had to go to Plan B and Rajiv did a great job".

Sports McInnes in Sunderland talks
Author: 0 McInnes in Sunderland talks

He's keen to test himself in England again and despite Sunderland's current circumstances - they were relegated last season and are heavily in debt - he is excited by the potential of the Wearside club, who averaged over 40,000 at the Stadium of Light last term despite disastrous results.

Author: 0 Blowouts more common than close games in Stanley Cup Final

The Penguins won the first two games at home, while the Predators won the next too in Nashville. Predator coach Peter Laviolette, who talked to The AP, didn't put all the blame on Rinne. "This is obviously a great win, a great feeling", said Hainsey, "but come tomorrow it's got to be parked because we have to get one more win". It was as if after watching the Predators for four games, the Penguins were finally able to finally figure out their opponent's weak spot.