Stories about Sport

Jun 18 2017

US Open up for grabs as third round under way

Most years, the U.S. Open has been played on courses where the fairways are as slender as Rickie Fowler's waistline and the rough is deep enough to hide a basketball. And...

Jun 18 2017

Justin Thomas shoots 63, trails Brian Harman by 1 at US Open

After hitting 13 of 14 fairways Thursday, some admittedly "loose" swings Friday resulted in him hitting only seven fairways and missing eight greens in regulation. Fleetw...

Jun 18 2017

The mighty Casey strikes out on 14th

Open to Erin Hills , a course that only opened 11 years ago. If you could keep out of the hay though, scoring was perfectly possible and 44 players ended the day under...

Jun 18 2017

Forget group win over Pakistan, Virat Kohli warns before final

But as fate would have it, Pakistan have lifted themselves from there to have another go at India in what can be called without exaggeration, the mother of all finals...

Jun 18 2017

Pakistan's Amir fit for Champions Trophy final

We focus on the things within our control, so as I said we don't go after past records and statistics. It carried that momentum to the England match, where everything c...

Jun 18 2017

Final Frontier: Consistent India take on confident Pakistan

India is all set to take on Pakistan in the final of ICC Champions Trophy 2017 on Sunday. Pakistan lost to India in their first game only to ride their luck an...

Jun 18 2017

Day two ends with four-way tie

Nearly an inch of rain fell on the course overnight and Reed, who beat Rory McIlroy in the opening singles at Hazeltine a year ago, was one of many players to take adva...

Jun 18 2017

Thomas shoots 63; breaks US Open record

Pardon the gallows humor. McIlroy , the reigning FedExCup champ, fared slightly better. "Show up for the last six holes, anyway", McIlroy said. The scores keep get...

Jun 18 2017

Day misses a major cut for first time in five years

The Florida native has more good finishes in the majors than any of the other four. Paul Casey , Brooks Koepka , Brian Harman and Tommy Fleetwood share the 36-hol...

Jun 18 2017

US Open Day Three

Thomas broke new ground with a sensational performance in round three - his nine-under 63 representing the lowest score to par in U.S. Open history. "It's cool, but it'...

Jun 18 2017

Four Sit Atop a Crowded Leaderboard at US Open

The top two ranked players in the world, defending champion Dustin Johnson and 2011 US Open victor Rory McIlroy , also failed to make the cut. Five players were ...

Jun 18 2017

Oakland celebrates Warriors with festive parade

James teamed up with All Stars Dwyane Wade and Chris Bosh on the Miami Heat to win his first championship in 2012. We're either going to be saddened at losing the ...

Jun 18 2017

Dustin Johnson misses cut at US Open — Major Surprise

Englishmen Paul Casey and Tommy Fleetwood and Americans Brian Harman and Brooks Koepka are sitting at seven-under, a shot ahead of Fowler, also of the USA, who ha...

Jun 18 2017

'Good progress' in DUP talks - Gavin

Mrs Foster said the meeting with Mr Varadkar was useful and pleasant. They also said the rally would protest the DUP's record on "access to abortion", and that if the...

Jun 18 2017

Stanley Cup Playoffs: Pittsburgh and Nashville Gave us a Thriller

I'm not wearing it right now, but I could have one of Project 615's t-shirts that says "Nashville Native" and then it's just a picture of a unicorn. Pre-game coverage...

Jun 18 2017

Fultz works out for 76ers, amid draft trade talks

The Sixers reportedly would surrender the rights to their third overall draft pick and a future first-rounder in order to garner the first pick of the draft, with no play...

Jun 18 2017

Louis Oosthuizen makes a little noise at US Open

And the former Ryder Cup player then made it five birdies in succession - just one short of the US Open record equalled by Adam Hadwin on Thursday - by picking up shots...

Jun 18 2017

Champions Trophy Finals: High voltage match between India & Pakistan tomorrow

The 28-year-old has led from the front and has been on the top of his game with 253 runs in four innings including three unbeaten half-centuries. The fielding was sloppy,...

Jun 18 2017

Super save (for bogey) keeps Fleetwood smiling at US Open

With the entire field separated by just eight shots after the cut fell at one over, 2015 victor Jordan Spieth had hoped to get himself into contention but struggled to ...

Jun 18 2017

Draymond Green: Warriors Made LeBron James Go Bald

But Green made it clear that he has no beef with James, whom Green said is like family. Jefferson also noted there was a difference between what James did when he joi...