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Author: 0 Athletes Go Wild For Jordan Spieth's Final Round at Open Championship

Defying the Golfing Gods, the young Texan took a swig from the famed trophy despite being told it was bad luck to do so. Spieth shot a 5-under for 65 Saturday and led after three rounds of the 146th edition of the tournament at Royal Birkdale in Southport , England .

Sports Michael Phelps defeats/loses to shark in epic race
Author: 0 Michael Phelps defeats/loses to shark in epic race

If that gif doesn't become a meme, it would be a disappointing oversight by the folks of the internet. A Phelps win was unlikely from the beginning - Great Whites average 25 miles per hour in short bursts while the puny human swims about six miles per hour - he said he was thrown off by the cold water, which, at 56 degrees at the time of the race, was 24 degrees colder than an Olympic pool.

Sports Twins close to adding Jaime Garcia in a trade
Author: 0 Twins close to adding Jaime Garcia in a trade

Yasiel Puig 's groundout brought home a run for the Dodgers in the bottom of the 5th to cut the lead to 9-1, but it was going to take a superhuman effort to ruin Jaime Garcia's night. Johan Camargo then hit a fly ball to deep center field. And, by the eighth inning, ushers had dispersed among the aisles, trying to track down the mischief makers launching paper airplanes from the upper levels of Dodger Stadium , a welcome diversion for fans marking time until the fireworks show.

Author: 0 Brickyard 400 at Indianapolis Motor Speedway (FREE Preview) — NASCAR DFS

Since that Cup win last July, Busch has led at least one lap in 26 of 35 races for a total 1,350 laps ... but he has zero wins to show for it, which makes his winless drought one of the most perplexing in modern NASCAR history. 18 Toyota. "The track will take up to two hours or more to dry, so any storms that move in will increase the threat that the storms will stop racing for Sunday or cause the race to be shortened", AccuWeather Senior Meteorologist Alan Reppert said.

Author: 0 Hard title chance - Mourinho

You can affect in a positive way the people that work around you. The reality is totally different. "If somebody says I want to buy a player from Man United, I would ask, hey, I'm here". "United wanted him more and that's the reason he chose them". His efforts triggered manager José Mourinho into breaking the bank to complete a £75million five-year deal for Lukaku , potentially worth £100M, and the striker has seemingly fitted right into Mourinho's side on their pre-season tour of ...

Author: 0 Major record-breaker Grace: I honestly didn't know I'd made history

There have been plenty of 63s shot in major tournaments - a total of 31 recorded by 29 different golfers, most recently by Justin Thomas at last month's U.S. "I was in the zone, trying to finish the round and it's never nice to finish with a bogey". But it really is just an outside chance, for him and the rest of the chasing pack, after Spieth built on his two-stroke overnight lead to shoot a bogey-free 65 and climb to 11 under par for the championship.

Sports Nick Franklin in Angels' lineup versus Red Sox
Author: 0 Nick Franklin in Angels' lineup versus Red Sox

The 2016 AL Cy Young victor has pitched at least six innings in each of his last 17 starts, the longest active streak in the majors. But he made 112 pitches to get there, so manager John Farrell had no reason to tax his lefty with such a big lead.

Sports When Harmanpreet Kaur was snubbed by Punjab Govt in 2010-11
Author: 0 When Harmanpreet Kaur was snubbed by Punjab Govt in 2010-11

The chief minister also said that it was a matter of great honour for all Punjabis that Harmanpreet had carved a niche for herself in worldwide cricket with her sheer hard work and dedication. India will play hosts England in the final at Lord's on Sunday. There is no denying the fact that Harmanpreet has come of age. "Right from her childhood, she has been playing cricket with boys".

Author: 0 British Open 2017: Jordan Spieth wins after rollercoaster final round

Open in 2015, has joined Jack Nicklaus to become one of only two players to win three legs of the career grand slam before turning 24. The Globe's most recent sports headlines delivered to your inbox every morning. He was forced to take a penalty stroke after deeming the ball "unplayable" and after some confusion and a lengthy series of deliberations, he played his second shot from the edge of the practice range next to the television trucks.

Author: 0 Branden Grace records first 62 in major history at the British Open

Add it up: eight birdies, 10 pars and zero chance of ever forgetting such a round. He also hit 16 out of 18 greens in regulation. "I had no idea that a 62 was obviously the lowest ever", Grace said . In the 442nd major championship, Grace achieved what the greats of the game could not in 157 years of trying and cracked the previous best of 63, which had been achieved 31 times.

Author: 0 China's Li Haotong shoots 63 to move up board

While his performances did not capture any major title last season, Spieth will enter into the final round of the British Open on top of the leaderboard as well ass have a three-stroke advantage over the nearest chaser Matt Kuchar , who managed to stay competitive on Saturday by hitting 66.

Sports Tour de France Stage 19: Edvald Boasson Hagen wins from the break
Author: 0 Tour de France Stage 19: Edvald Boasson Hagen wins from the break

Saturday's individual time trial - a discipline at which the 32-year-old Froome usually excels - around the streets of Marseille should be routine for the Team Sky rider. "I think everyone would agree with me when I say I've got a bit of a unique style on the bike and my own way of doing things". Success! An email has been sent with a link to confirm list signup.

Sports Ezekiel Elliott's accuser posts on social media one year after accusations
Author: 0 Ezekiel Elliott's accuser posts on social media one year after accusations

The free agent running back pool is not a very desirable one as training camps have started kicking off. Robinson failed to break out during four seasons with the Jacksonville Jaguars. According to the Giants defensive end, his team has what it takes to go 16-0 this season if they can "work together". He added, "Coming from the background and program [Alabama] that I came from, the team that I came from, the caliber player that I am, I'm not scared to say any of those words because, I mean, ...

Sports OJ Simpson remains welcome to attend Hall of Fame ceremonies
Author: 0 OJ Simpson remains welcome to attend Hall of Fame ceremonies

OJ Simpson: American Crime Story'. Simpson said he has spent his time in prison mentoring fellow inmates, often keeping them out of trouble, and that he has become a better person during those years. "He just has 2.5 months to go, and we don't want someone trying to make a name for themselves thinking, 'I'm going to go punch O.J. Simpson in the face, '" Nevada Department of Corrections spokesperson Brooke Keast stated in an interview .

Author: 0 Neymar - The Latest on that Possible Move

Mascherano said: "Yes, yes, yes". Barcelona's board are all but resigned to losing Neymar in the biggest transfer in football history after club president Josep Bartomeu appeared to fail in a belated attempt to change the player's mind.

Author: 0 Harmanpreet Kaur, Jhulan Goswami Wary of English Threat

Harmanpreet's younger sister Hemjeet Kaur is more confident of a big knock from her. Whereas, Veda played a match-changing knock of 70 off just 45 balls in India's last league encounter against New Zealand that helped the women in blue to post a solid total of 265 on board.

Sports Kyrie Irving seeks trade, doesn't want a
Author: 0 Kyrie Irving seeks trade, doesn't want a "Robin" role, LeBron James reaction?

The best part in all this for Anthony is his contract, which includes a no-trade clause. Beyond Butler, the Bulls lacked the assets to trade for Irving. Rose has interest from the Cavs, Lakers and maybe the Bulls as well . NY has been looking to deal Anthony for quite some time and the 33-year-old is good friends with James.

Sports Sandoval to sign minor league deal with Giants
Author: 0 Sandoval to sign minor league deal with Giants

Sandoval will join Class-A San Jose immediately and move on to Triple-A Sacramento on Tuesday. Just released by the Boston Red Sox , the third baseman Pablo Sandoval has agreed with the San Francisco Giants on Saturday. Sandoval is kind of like the cheating spouse in this scenario, so what does the cheated get out of a reunion? The return of Pablo Sandoval stole the show on Saturday morning at AT&T Park, but Sandoval's decision to sign a Minor League contract with the San Francisco ...