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Sport Dufner surges back to claim The Memorial
Author: 0 Dufner surges back to claim The Memorial

The process that saw Dufner shoot consecutive 65s to take a 5-shot, 36-hole lead and set a tournament record wasn't of much use as he slashed his way to a 77 on Saturday and seemingly shot himself out of contention. More than his solid round was a meltdown by Jason Dufner , who lost his lead with four straight bogeys on the front nine and hit two balls in the water on the back nine for a 77.

Author: 0 Draft Tape: Kentucky Wildcats' De'Aaron Fox

However, there is a chance the Celtics could trade the pick or pass on Fultz, and that's why he's willing to meet with the Los Angeles Lakers . Assuming a second (or third) defender would have to help defend Wall, Booker's outside shooting and Davis' elite athleticism makes defending this 3-on-3 team an even more challenging task.

Sport Wales ready for crunch battle without Gareth Bale, says Chris Coleman
Author: 0 Wales ready for crunch battle without Gareth Bale, says Chris Coleman

Czech Republic striker Antonin Panenka beat German goalkeeper Sepp Maier with that famous penalty at the 1976 European Championships, and it was taken in the Rajko Mitic Stadium. "But I've had to mention it [now] because people think: 'If we don't get the right result or performance, what's my future?' But there's another 12 points after that and if it's second place that we're chasing, but it's doable, then I've got to absolutely go for that with everything that I've got".

Author: 0 Warriors clinch National Basketball Association title to continue golden age

Newcomer Kevin Durant , who failed to win a championship with the Oklahoma City Thunder , had 39 points in the series-clinching game and was named the Finals MVP . During their embrace this time around, Durant lifted his hand to his mouth and spoke in James' ear. But the statistic most will point to after Cleveland's loss to Golden State is James' 3-5 record record in the Finals.

Sport Waiting game: Long day on tap for Mickelson's potential sub
Author: 0 Waiting game: Long day on tap for Mickelson's potential sub

If you can't hit it within that avenue, you might as well pack your bags and go home. "Really?" McIlroy said during his news conference. He walked under a tunnel off the ninth green at Erin Hills and saw a line of fans on both sides of the rope, bending to the left for another 100 yards or more.

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

He had two goals during the playoffs, including an empty-netter in Game 6 for the 2-0 lead. The Predators have been set in goal for a while with Pekka Rinne , but he will turn 35 on November 3, so his window is beginning to close . The thing is that, even though we-the fans, the writers, the (part-time) scouts-did not always see the wisdom in the Penguins front office decisions, time after time, the management, scouting, and coaching judgments have been spot on.

Author: 0 Australia's Steve Smith frustrated by Oval abandonment

Having scored 83-1 from 16 overs, Australia only needed to play for four more overs to be eligible to win via the Duckworth-Lewis rule for rain-affected games. "Following last night's incident all team hotels went into lockdown and teams, match officials and staff were all quickly accounted for", the global governing body said.

Sport Hinsdale South's Josh King among 3 football players dismissed by Michigan State
Author: 0 Hinsdale South's Josh King among 3 football players dismissed by Michigan State

Three Michigan State University football players have been charged with sexually assaulting a woman in a campus apartment, prompting the U.S. school to dismiss them from the team. The investigation followed two separate sexual assault allegations involving four Spartans football players. Blackwell, the team's director of college advancement and performance at the time of the January incident, did not have his contract renewed when it expired last month.

Sport Bangladesh, NZ hopes on the line
Author: 0 Bangladesh, NZ hopes on the line

Cardiff , Jun 8 New Zealand and Bangladesh enter their final group match of the ICC Champions Trophy here tomorrow with the knowledge that even a win may not be enough to see either of them into the semifinals. On the batting, which saw Joe Root top score with 64 but England bowled out for 310 with three balls to spare, Morgan added: "I thought we looked like we were getting about 340 at one stage, but we fell away, which is disappointing".

Sport Harry Kane describes his feelings after first match as England captain
Author: 0 Harry Kane describes his feelings after first match as England captain

They were delighted. It was something I have always dreamed about as most kids do. "I've seen Scotland's best ever free-kick and then I've also seen Scotland's second best ever free-kick", Strachan said. "We look at set-plays and we knew Griffiths had a great free-kick in him". "But you cant switch off against this England side, because they will punish you and that is what they did in the end".

Sport Dennis Rodman says 'trying to open door' in North Korea
Author: 0 Dennis Rodman says 'trying to open door' in North Korea

The flamboyant Rodman, who has called Kim "an awesome kid", said in an interview with CNN in 2014 , his travels to North Korea would help "open the door" to the isolated nation. University President Teresa Sullivan said in a statement that the school is relieved to hear Warmbier was released, but is concerned about his condition.

Sport Class act Rafael won't stop at his flawless 10
Author: 0 Class act Rafael won't stop at his flawless 10

The 52-year-old, who will work with Wawrinka's regular coach Magnus Norman, also coached 18-time grand slam victor Roger Federer in 2010 and 2011. "I didn't really think I'd have such a long career and win so many tournaments". "One, because I play against him and he puts this doubt in your head when you play against him because he's playing so well".

Author: 0 Warriors beat Cavs for second title in three years

I had a letdown last year but like I told everybody, If Kevin Durant was the consolation prize to lose thanks for that loss and we're the champs this year". James hit a layup to open the fourth quarter and pull Cleveland within 98-95, as close as the Cavs had been in the second half after trailing by 17 in the second quarter.

Sport Nadal dominates to win historic 10th French Open title
Author: 0 Nadal dominates to win historic 10th French Open title

This was Nadal's first Grand Slam title since he won his ninth French Open in 2014. Bjorn Borg , the pokerfaced Swede who was the best men's claycourt player in history until Nadal's emergence, dropped only 32 games en route to the 1978 French Open title.

Author: 0 Netanyahu: Israel Will Keep Control Over Golan Heights

The committee normally meets every few months, but its last scheduled meeting was postponed due to US President Donald Trump's visit to Israel last month. He did not specifically mention the two-state solution, long the focus of worldwide efforts and US Middle East diplomacy. The Israeli team, led by veteran peacemakers Yossi Beilin and Shlomo Ben Ami, was determined to reach a deal which could have been presented as a fait accompli to then prime minister Ehud Barak.

Author: 0 Nadal: 10th Roland Garros win is 'indescribable'

After steamrolling through the European claycourt season, compiling a win-loss record of 24-1 with titles in Monte Carlo , Barcelona and Madrid before regaining his French Open crown, Nadal will spend a few days relaxing at home in Mallorca before playing in the Wimbledon warm-up at Queen's Club.

Author: 0 Durant's non-foul looms large in Warriors' game-deciding run

CLEVELAND (AP) - Once he congratulated Kevin Durant and Stephen Curry , LeBron James left the floor following Game 5 and found Kyrie Irving waiting for him. Life comes at you fast. Going into the game, the Warriors were listed in most sportsbooks as 9- or 9.5-point favorites, meaning that in order for Warriors bettors to cash in on their ticket, the Warriors had to win by ten or more points.

Author: 0 'Kiki' Mladenovic feeds off home crowd to advance

Thirteenth seed Mladenovic made a flying start with the vociferous backing of her home crowd on Court Suzanne Lenglen - unfamiliar surroundings for Muguruza , who had played each of her previous three matches in this year's tournament on Court Philippe Chatrier.

Author: 0 Kevin Durant, Stephen Curry lead Warriors to National Basketball Association title

Cleveland stormed back from a 3-1 series deficit to win last year's finals against Golden State after the Warriors knocked off the Cavaliers in the 2015 finals. An eight-times NBA All-Star, Durant has appeared in five Western Conference finals and two NBA Finals , the first in 2012 where his former Oklahoma City team lost in five games to the Miami Heat.

Author: 0 India defeat an off colour South Africa in the Champions Trophy

Kohli's side had to win their final Group B fixture at The Oval to avoid an embarrassing exit and they rose to the challenge with a ruthless display and defeated the Proteas by eight wickets to storm into the semi-finals of the ongoing event.

Author: 0 US Earns a Righteous Point in Mexico

Back in 2013, Mexico was in a completely different form during its previous World Cup qualifying run. But the Mexico team that the USA drew 0-0 that night was reeling: in the midst of a stretch in which they would win just one out of eight qualifying games and only make it to Brazil thanks, as we know, to Graham Zusi.

Sport Resilient Halep sets up final date with Jelena Ostapenko
Author: 0 Resilient Halep sets up final date with Jelena Ostapenko

The unseeded Ostapenko became the first Latvian to reach a major final with a 7-6 (7-4) 3-6 6-3 victory on Court Philippe Chatrier. On the morning of the women's French Open semi-finals, seven-time champion Chris Evert said the moment had arrived for a player to step up and seize an opportunity that may not come around again for a while.

Sport Everton eye Keane after Lindelof joins United
Author: 0 Everton eye Keane after Lindelof joins United

Lindelof will fly to Manchester soon after he completes his worldwide commitments with Sweden as they visit Norway for a World Cup qualifier on Tuesday night. "But Benfica gave him more confidence and he shows that in his game". A final decision from the La Liga champions is expected soon and the Express suggest that United are hoping Morata will undergo his medical by the end of the week.

Author: 0 Starc hoping to rattle England ahead of Ashes

AUSTRALIA has to beat Bangladesh handsomely on Monday to stay in the Champions Trophy hunt after Friday's wash-out with New Zealand . Australia are under orders to be vigilant as security becomes a priority for all Champions Trophy teams, but Steve Smith knows they must leave those concerns off the pitch against Bangladesh at The Oval.

Author: 0 Andy Murray Beats Juan Martin Del Potro In French Open

One of the most compelling rivalries of 2016 will be renewed in the third round of the French Open when Andy Murray takes on Juan Martin Del Potro . Also, 2015 champion Stan Wawrinka played Italian Fabio Fognini , who is seeded 28th. Seventh seed Marin Cilic established himself as a contender for the French Open title after sweeping past Feliciano Lopez 6-1 6-3 6-3 to reach the last 16 without having dropped a set on Saturday.

Sport French Open takeaways: Ostapenko's fearlessness ruled the day
Author: 0 French Open takeaways: Ostapenko's fearlessness ruled the day

That's quite impressive.' Speaking about her future, Ostapenko said: 'I'm really happy, but I still have to improve some things and to get better as player. When Halep won the first after hitting one victor and two unforced errors , it indeed told you most of what you needed to know. And she had come back from the brink against Elena Svitolina in the quarter-final, and survived an onslaught from Karolina Pliskova in the semis to enter her second Major final.

Author: 0 What should the Cleveland Cavaliers do now?

The Golden State Warriors are on the cusp of a dynastic situation. After the final buzzer sounded, Curry celebrated the team's latest championship with his teammates before reuniting with his family and enjoying the moment with his adorable daughters, 4-year-old Riley and 1-year-old Ryan .

Author: 0 ICC Champions Trophy: Pakistan edge past Sri Lanka, enter semi-finals

Bangladesh pacer Mustafizur Rahman is hoping his off-cutters, which are not working in England as much they used to at home, come good against India in the ICC Champions Trophy semi-final here on Thursday. "We are thinking about winning and giving our best", insisted the coach. To cap things off, Shakib Al Hasan and Mahmudulah Riyad's magnificent hundreds in a 224-run fifth-wicket stand that won they the game against more fancied New Zealand after being 33/4 chasing 266 to win ...