Stories about Sport

Jul 23 2017

Kuchar gets a taste of the lead but not for long

This will be Spieth's third time taking the lead into the final round of a major. Other short odds to win are Matt Kuchar (+400) and Brooks Koepka (+2200). But even t...

Jul 23 2017

Player Keen On Move As Chelsea Make Contact Over Signing £23m Winger

According to a report of The Sun, the Premier League champions have made an opening €23 million bid to sign the Italy International who shined for the azzurri in last ye...

Jul 23 2017

Diego Costa was told he could leave in January, says Antonio Conte

Antonio Conte has already been busy in the summer transfer market having signed goalkeeper Willy Caballero, defender Antonio Rudiger, midfielder Tiemoue Bakayoko and str...

Jul 23 2017

Conte hints that Chelsea are close to making another signing

In his first season at Inter, the player was ever-present in the lineup in Serie A, with a return of 6 goals and 11 assists to show for his efforts. "It is very importa...

Jul 23 2017

W2W4 at The Open: Can anyone catch Jordan Spieth?

However, this championship has belonged so far to Spieth and, with the bit clearly between his teeth, it would be a major surprise if he doesn't go on to claim a third ...

Jul 23 2017

Spieth Remains British Open Leader

So ruthlessly efficient and locked in was Spieth that Kuchar, his playing partner, had to remind him to relish the moment as they walked up the No. 18 fairway toward the ...

Jul 23 2017

Spieth backs up his swagger with impressive first round

Johnson was on his own for a few weeks when Koepka headed from Wisconsin to Las Vegas to celebrate. He also finished tied fourth in the British Open that year. The bu...

Jul 23 2017

Mourinho rules out United move for Bale

Manchester United: De GEA (Romero, 46), Valencia (PHOS-Mensah, 77), Lindale (Jones, 46) Smalling (Bailly, 46), Blind (Darmian, 46), Herrera (Carrick, 63), Pogba, Rashfor...

Jul 23 2017

Open Championship wrap after third round

Colin Montgomerie made the observation early on Saturday morning, saying the players needed to feast on the Birkdale course in what had shaped up to be benign conditions....

Jul 23 2017

Rory McIlroy 'disappointed' at missed opportunity

A year ago at Augusta, he led the U.S. Masters by five strokes at the turn, but a dramatic meltdown - including a quadruple bogey - cost him dearly and he was beaten by...

Jul 23 2017

Jordan Spieth in tie for lead after first round

His shot out of the rough barely rolled into a pot bunker to the right of the 16th green, leaving the ball on a slight slope near the back edge. "Good time to back me",...

Jul 23 2017

Fantasy Premier League tips: Chelsea bargains, best buys and players to avoid

Inter have gone from distancing themselves from the deal, to negotiating on the price, to stating they are happy for it to happen but only in exchange for Anthony Martial...

Jul 23 2017

Spieth turns in a beauty on a nasty day at British Open

AMERICAN golfers dominated the opening round of The Open Championship , with US Open champion Brooks Koepka and double major champion Jordan Spieth both overcoming...

Jul 23 2017

Victory for Boasson Hagen at Tour de France

The peloton cross the finish more than 12 minutes late, and Froome has kept his lead intact on Bardet , 23 seconds, and on Uran , 29 seconds. Bora Hansgrohe's Maci...

Jul 23 2017

McIlroy maintains hope after nightmare start

Early Thursday when everything that could go wrong was going wrong for the Northern Irishman, his caddie J.P. Fitzgerald decided he'd seen enough. " What the f*** are you...

Jul 23 2017

Tour de France 2017, stage 21

Froome arrived in Marseille for Saturday's time trial with a slender 23-second lead over France's great hope Romain Bardet . Froome will not have his lead attacke...

Jul 23 2017

Spieth stays clear as birdies flow at Birkdale

Since his ball twice splashed in Rae's Creek at Augusta National, Spieth found himself mostly frustrated in the game's biggest tournaments. No one did it better than So...

Jul 23 2017

Spieth copes best in grim conditions to lead British Open

Displaying a fantastic short game whenever he seemed ready to get in trouble, Spieth didn't make a bogey in the first round of the Open. Fowler was a model of inconsisten...

Jul 23 2017

Spieth continues British Open charge, McIlroy fades

He had reason to believe his reign would last as long as he wanted it to. World No 1 Dustin Johnson remained out of sorts with his irons as he carded a 72 to close on t...

Jul 23 2017

Spieth out in front in British Open

Jordan Spieth has been saying it for a long time. Spieth was 9 under through 13, while Kuchar was 7 under, three ahead of the nearest contender, Grace. He's been one of ...