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Author: 0 Four tied for lead in US Open

Open . Unusual U.S. Open. Frustrating to many. "You're going to make some bogeys in there, so it's really hard to get away from anybody". Both players started the day over par after Matsuyama opened with a 74 and Reavie had a 75. For the second straight year, Rory McIlroy is packing his bags early, as is defending champion Dustin Johnson and world No. 3 Jason Day . Casey has recorded triple bogeys before in his long and illustrious 17-year pro career but none where he has fought ...

Author: 0 Watch the Golden State Warriors Championship Parade

Warriors players on buses passed Cahambing and his family twirling T-shirts over their heads and waving to the crowd as blue and yellow confetti rained down. The parade wound through downtown Oakland, where fans in Warriors shirts and hats cheered their favorite players. BART trains carried 548,076 riders during the 2015 victory parade, second only to the 586,061 who rode BART during the San Francisco Giants' 2012 World Series parade.

Sport Golden State Warriors reign king in NBA championship parade
Author: 0 Golden State Warriors reign king in NBA championship parade

Kerr said the Warriors will discuss whether they will visit the White House if and when they get a formal invitation. A fabulous first one with and for Durant. And as I'm walking to the front door, he goes, "Hey". "You let go, you leave them where they stand and you collect the troops up again and we get ready to go do this thing again".

Sport ICC Champions Trophy: Group stage game not relevant in final, says Kohli
Author: 0 ICC Champions Trophy: Group stage game not relevant in final, says Kohli

Kohli said Pakistan should be treated with respect and they will surely pose a challenge to the Indian team in a tournament final. The guys aren't delusional to what is expected of them but they are genuinely excited. But at the same time, we're neither intimidated by them nor are we arrogant about what we are doing. Though they're the favorites to win, Indian captain Virat Kohli has been quick to not underestimate a resurgent Pakistani side.

Sport Draymond Green: Warriors Made LeBron James Go Bald
Author: 0 Draymond Green: Warriors Made LeBron James Go Bald

I don't believe I've played for a super-team", James said . So, LeBron took it to the next level and captioned the photo: " That's what she said , HUH?!?!?" The Warriors responded by signing former Oklahoma City Thunder All-Star Kevin Durant to join Green and guards Stephen Curry and Klay Thompson in Golden State.

Sport Kristina Mladenovic raises French hopes by beating champion Garbiñe Muguruza
Author: 0 Kristina Mladenovic raises French hopes by beating champion Garbiñe Muguruza

After almost two hours, Mladenovic defeated Muguruza 6-1, 2-6, 6-3. "And I know it's not going to be the same for my next match", she said, referring to her next match against French No.1 Kristina Mladenovic . I went prepared out there. "I have no words to describe the love I have for you", said Mladenovic, who rallied from 5-2 down in the third set to set up a date with defending champion Garbine Muguruza on Monday.

Sport British and Irish Lions suffer 22-16 defeat to Blues in Auckland
Author: 0 British and Irish Lions suffer 22-16 defeat to Blues in Auckland

The experienced lock, who replaced official Lions captain Sam Warburton as Wales skipper in January, takes over from worldwide teammate Ken Owens for the third match of the trip following Wednesday's hugely disappointing and ill-disciplined 22-16 loss to the Blues at Eden Park .

Sport Sailing-Light winds delay America's Cup racing to Thursday
Author: 0 Sailing-Light winds delay America's Cup racing to Thursday

Meanwhile, after concluding the qualifiers as winners, topping the table with nine points following back-to-back wins over Emirates Team New Zealand and Land Rover BAR on Saturday, Oracle Team USA will take a crucial point advantage into the America's Cup Match.

Author: 0 Schauffele finally makes a bogey at US Open

Branden Grace (72), Louis Oosthuizen (70) and Brandon Stone (74) are level-par, but Charl Schwartzel (3-over), George Coetzee and Oliver Bekker (both 7-over) missed the cut. "Not every day you enjoy a round of golf with an eight on the card, but I'm a pretty happy man", Casey said after his round. "I can tell you nobody at this table got caught up".

Author: 0 US Open 2017: Rory McIlroy misses cut for second year

Open". Play started on Friday in similarly calm conditions, with only gentle breezes blowing across the sprawling 7 441-yard par-72 layout. The U.S. "I was a little anxious going out there", McIlroy said. "I'm sure mama's waiting for me to get home so I can help her out", Johnson said of his girlfriend, Paulina Gretzky.

Author: 0 Blackcaps crash to heavy defeat to hosts England at Champions Trophy

England captain Eoin Morgan praised his "outstanding" bowling attack after the tournament hosts booked their place in the semi-finals of the Champions Trophy with an 87-run win over New Zealand in Cardiff . He agrees their tournament is going very well so far, but added: 'If you had asked me that at the halfway stage, I probably would have said it wasn't.

Sport Bale commits to Real Madrid after 'incredible' Champions League triumph
Author: 0 Bale commits to Real Madrid after 'incredible' Champions League triumph

Zidane managed the Spanish club to a second successive Champions League crown with a commanding 4-1 win over Juventus on Saturday, adding to triumphs in the Spanish league, the Club World Cup, and the European Super Cup. They certainly don't, as the Portuguese star scored 16 goals in his last ten games and a remarkable ten goals across the quarter, semi and final of this year's Champions League - all of which brought him to 42 goals across all competitions.

Sport Pakistan's Amir fit for Champions Trophy final
Author: 0 Pakistan's Amir fit for Champions Trophy final

The Master Blaster felt India were well prepared and had played brilliant cricket throughout the tournament and backed them to defend the title they won four years ago. Pakistan , however, will be looking to continue their sizzling run and dethrone India . The Oval pitch should be more favourable for batsmen but India , who have beaten Pakistan in eight of their 10 World Cup and Champions Trophy meetings, will not be complacent.

Author: 0 US Open filled with limitless possibilities, few stars

Open. Right behind was a trio of players that included Rickie Fowler , who went 28 holes before making his first bogey and then went three holes without making a par. Open. Hoffman has opened his third round at Erin Hills with two birdies to move into a four-way tie for second at 6 under. After launching a tee shot that touched down just a few feet short and right of the hole, Perez watched in disgust as his ball rolled into the swale and off the green.

Author: 0 Andy Murray can complete French Open and Wimbledon double, says brother Jamie

Murray continued his good form into the second set where he broke serve in the first game against Del Potro who was seen slumped over the net during the change of ends. Sports. "And now I know his game a lot, but I need to be in good shape and physically be stronger to hold a long match if we play a long match, long rallies".

Author: 0 LeBron James says he never played for a "super team". Really?

We didn't have a No. 1 (overall) draft pick", Green said , his words clearly directed toward James. Durant and Curry were unstoppable; Durant scored 30 points or more in all five Finals games, averaging 35 points, eight rebounds and five assists.

Author: 0 Out-of-nowhere Ostapenko to face Halep for French Open title

On the line is also the possibility of becoming world No. 1 - a win will lift her above Angeliquer Kerber to top the rankings for the first time in her career. Svitolina, who had been two points from defeat in the fourth round against Petra Martic, finished the quarter-final with 45 unforced errors . If Halep can get past Pliskova and then go on to win the title, she'll be the new No.

Author: 0 Jason Dufner shoots another 65, opens big lead at Memorial

One day after he set the 36-hole scoring record, Dufner shot a 77 and was four strokes behind. Daniel Summerhays is on target to claim his first PGA Tour title as he takes a three-shot lead into the final round at the Memorial Tournament after carding a 68 in OH on Saturday.

Sport Masters champion Garcia hungry for more major trophies
Author: 0 Masters champion Garcia hungry for more major trophies

Rose added: "I'll just play my own game and enjoy it. But that is something I have to use to my advantage", said Rose. It's a long golf course and it's only going to play longer. JUSTIN Rose starts his quest for his second US Open title today at Erin Hills , Wisconsin looking to add to the success he achieved at Merion in 2013.

Author: 0 Steph Curry, Warriors still aren't interested in visiting the White House

The Warriors' Andre Iguodala was less subtle, when asked before his team's title-clinching win Monday about a potential trip to Trump's White House. NBA Finals champions, the Golden State Warriors , said earlier this week in a statement that no decision had been made on if they would visit President Donald Trump at the White House - if they were even invited to the White House - as is tradition of championship-winning teams.

Author: 0 Russia eases to Confederations Cup win over New Zealand

Russia went ahead in the first half of the Group A encounter through what was credited as an own goal from New Zealand defender Michael Boxall, and Smolov - top scorer in the Russian league last season - wrapped up the game in the 69th minute.

Author: 0 Freeland pitches 6 solid innings, Rockies beat Giants 5-1

Colorado Rockies starting pitcher Kyle Freeland delivers a pitch to San Francisco Giants' Joe Panik in the first inning of a baseball game, Saturday, June 17, 2017, in Denver. The Rockies scored five runs in Saturday's win and four or more runs in 10 of their last 12 games. "That's kind of how it's gone for us". Over the past two weeks, Giants' manager Bruce Bochy has lamented his team's inability to pick up its pitching staff, as it's forced San Francisco's staff to pitch under ...

Sport Aamer Sohail says Pak in finals due to match fixing
Author: 0 Aamer Sohail says Pak in finals due to match fixing

It is nonetheless a battle of attrition, where one needs to hold the nerve till the very end. Now, with left-arm paceman Mohammad Amir returning to the side after a back spasm ruled him out of the England match, Arthur believes there will be no repeat of their woeful pool showing against India when the latest edition of world cricket's most high-profile contest takes place in London .

Author: 0 Failure to adapt to conditions was England's downfall, says Eoin Morgan

Chasing a low target, the most important thing for Pakistan was a solid start, and Fakhar and Azhar provided them with just that, putting on a 118-run stand in 21.1 overs, with the youngster making 57 off 58. Morgan and Jos Buttler complete the middle order, while openers Alex Hales and Jason Roy have the ability to be devastating at the top. "250/270 would have been".

Sport ICC Champions Trophy Final: 'Colonial' rivals to fight for glory
Author: 0 ICC Champions Trophy Final: 'Colonial' rivals to fight for glory

During its last pool match against Sri Lanka , which was a must-win game for Pakistan , it was skipper Sarfraz's tremendous knock under pressure that clinched the semi-final berth. Most of the TV spots for the final, to be played in London , were pre-booked with firms such as Nissan Motor, Intel Corp, Emirates, Chinese mobile maker Oppo and Indian tyre maker MRF signed up as commercial partners for the tournament.

Sport Champions Trophy Semifinal: India to Repeat Practice Performance Against Bangladesh
Author: 0 Champions Trophy Semifinal: India to Repeat Practice Performance Against Bangladesh

With his great mate and equally risky Faf Du Plessis at the other end, the stage was set perfectly for a big partnership from the two and for the duo to bat India out of the game. "It was not an ideal way to finish". South Africa could not figure out a Plan B and what they did was what they have done so often in ICC tournament - press the choke button.

Sport Hosts Russia see off New Zealand in Confederations Cup opener
Author: 0 Hosts Russia see off New Zealand in Confederations Cup opener

Petersburg to see forward Fyodor Smolov's 69th minute goal add to an own goal by New Zealand defender Michael Boxall in the 31st. New Zealand had their first major chance in the 78th minute. Russia's opening goal had an ugly finish after two pretty pieces of individual skill once the All-Whites defense needlessly lost the ball. An the end of the ceremony, the mascot of the 2017 Confederations Cup , charming wolf Zabivaka, descended on an artificial cloud from the top of the stadium ...

Sport Ward, Kovalev do it again in light heavyweight title bout
Author: 0 Ward, Kovalev do it again in light heavyweight title bout

In the November fight, Ward claimed three light heavyweight world title belts from Kovalev by controversial unanimous decision - 114-113 on all three scorecards. There's also a bit of an undercurrent about a Russian meeting an American, though Kovalev spends much of his time in Los Angeles. Both went into the fight with an otherworldly amount of hype but with many criticizing both for being untested by boxers of a similar skill ceiling.

Sport Davy Klaassen confident settling quickly at Everton
Author: 0 Davy Klaassen confident settling quickly at Everton

The three-time Spain Under-21 global is primarily an out-and-out striker, but he is also comfortable playing on either wing. Klaassen is a player who has shown he is unsafe going forward; having been involved in 43 goals in his last 63 Eredivisie games for Ajax .

Author: 0 The India game was an aberration, says Mickey Arthur

However, it would not be an easy one for the Men in Blue to defend their title as they would face a charged-up and equally confident Pakistan , who surprised everyone by beating favourites England in the first semi-final at Cardiff on Wednesday.