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Sports McIlroy returning from another injury at Wisconsin major
Author: 0 McIlroy returning from another injury at Wisconsin major

American professional Kevin Na caused a stir this week with an Instagram post in which he pilloried the length of the rough at Erin Hills , but it did not ring true with Day, nor with Rory McIlroy , who said the deeper rough was so wide that it should not be an issue other than for a bad shot.

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

Mladenovic , who has been hampered by back problems, tops the tally of double faults produced at Roland Garros , having served 40 since the tournament started. With Alize Cornet taking on Caroline Garcia in the fourth round on Monday, two Frenchwomen will be in the last eight for the first time since 1994.

Author: 0 Golden State Warriors Get The Best Of The NBA's First Finals Trilogy

On the court, Stephen Curry added 34 points, 10 assists and six rebounds as Golden State closed out its second title in three years after squandering a 3-1 lead a year ago to the Cavs to miss a repeat. Durant was unanimously named 2017 Finals MVP . Not to mention a healthy one after his 2016 injuries. "They started to go with the pick-and-roll with Steph Curry and Durant, which might be one of the most unstoppable pick-and-rolls in our league", Lue said.

Sports LeBron not faulting Warriors for building powerhouse team
Author: 0 LeBron not faulting Warriors for building powerhouse team

As a team, the Cavs went 6-for-23 from the field (.261), including 3-for-13 on 3-pointers (.231), while being outscored 29-19 in the fourth. "No matter who I'm going against, if I'm going against four Hall of Famers ... Chonzena is originally from Pittsburgh, Pa., and is pulling a double shift as she roots on the Penguins - now tied at 2-2 with the Nashville Predators in the Stanley Cup Finals - and the Warriors .

Author: 0 Pakistan cruise into final as abject England lose their nerve

Hasan picked up his third consecutive three-wicket haul to stun England in their semi-final on Wednesday and move to the top of the tournament's wicket-taking list with 10 wickets at 17. "We were the only unbeaten side in the tournament in what was a very tough group and we did it our way". England may point to conditions that did not suit them, but the margin of the defeat shows that is no excuse.

Sports England lose to 10-man France
Author: 0 England lose to 10-man France

Dele Alli was brought down by Raphael Varane and after consultation with the video assistant, England were awarded the penalty and Varane was sent off. England: Heaton (6), Trippier (7), Bertrand (7), Jones (8), Cahill (7), Stones (7), Sterling (7), Dier (6), Kane (9), Alli (7), Oxlade-Chamberlain (6).

Sports 500000 fans may attend parade for Penguins' Stanley Cup win
Author: 0 500000 fans may attend parade for Penguins' Stanley Cup win

The parade will run along Grant Street and Boulevard of the Allies. Zach Rickner, of Hampton, Va., drove seven hours Tuesday to Johnstown and woke up early Wednesday morning to arrive in time for the parade . After the introduction, Murray and Fleury hoisted the Stanley Cup together, each holding one end. I remember Trottier jumping off the stage with the cup, running on the tarp and sliding on the field with the cup.

Sports Mets apologize after Mr. Met's obscene gesture at fans
Author: 0 Mets apologize after Mr. Met's obscene gesture at fans

NY lost 7-1 to the Milwaukee Brewers at Citi Field , ending a three-game winning streak. The social media wags will soon have a new online piñata to whack, and Mets fans will focus on the current season-a disappointing campaign or a thrilling second-half turnaround.

Sports Qatar win over South Korea gives relief to World Cup 2022 hosts
Author: 0 Qatar win over South Korea gives relief to World Cup 2022 hosts

But China, led by 2006 World Cup-winning coach Marcello Lippi, scored its own penalty in the 68th when Gao Lin converted. Heung-Min Son's preparations for the 2017-18 Premier League season look set to be disrupted after the Tottenham Hotspur striker suffered an arm injury while representing South Korea during a dramatic 3-2 World Cup qualifying loss to Qatar on Tuesday (13 June) night.

Author: 0 Floyd Mayweather, Conor McGregor to fight in Las Vegas

Mayweather will reportedly be paid over 100 million U.S. dollars for the contest, which will be broadcast on pay-per-view networks across the world. After Mayweather's team booked Las Vegas' MGM Grand for August 26, sparking rumours the bout is finally on, McGregor has now spoken out himself once again.

Author: 0 MS Dhoni-Virat Kohli Combo Working Well for India

Plus when it's an ICC knockout match , Kohli goes berserk and is our most reliable player. We have troubled them but India have won. But, there is no guarantee in sports . Well, it is surprising to hear the Bangladeshi coach to think like that because Yuvraj Singh , who has played 17 years of worldwide cricket, which includes two World titles, this is something any cricketer would die for.

Author: 0 Man United to release Zlatan Ibrahimovic for Alvaro Morata

The striker himself discussed his future earlier this week , and seemed to intimate that he was willing to stay at Real Madrid and fight for his place in Spain. Or are they not needed at Old Trafford? United would like Morata for £62 million while Real wants £79 million, which would make the player the fourth most-expensive transfer of all time.

Sports Man United face West Ham & Swans in opening matches
Author: 0 Man United face West Ham & Swans in opening matches

In fairness, Liverpool's fixtures are kinder than they have been in previous seasons, with nothing like the tough opening they faced on paper last season. And the five games that follow it give Newcastle the opportunity to get a foothold in the division before a home game against Liverpool on September 9.

Sports Summerhays takes advantage of Dufner collapse at Memorial
Author: 0 Summerhays takes advantage of Dufner collapse at Memorial

He started with a five-shot deficit. And then he played his best golf on the back nine, and kept his composure during two rain delays, to close with a 4-under 68 and win by three shots. But even for Watson, it all started with Dufner's bad day. "It's obviously the tournament I want to win the most ... but this is one of those moments you look back on life and just don't want to miss it".

Sports Johnson arrives for US Open after birth of child
Author: 0 Johnson arrives for US Open after birth of child

He was trailing Billy Hurley, who still had more holes to play, and Rahm was in deep rough. "I don't think it's a secret that I feel my driver is one of my biggest weapons in my bag", McIlroy said Tuesday afternoon. It might come down that par-5 18th hole. "I played it a little bit into the breeze, but I only had 150 yards". It also can spur him on, and he bounced back with a 69 to make the cut, and two solid rounds on the weekend (72-70) to tie for 23rd.

Sports Wales remain in contention after 1-1 draw with Serbia
Author: 0 Wales remain in contention after 1-1 draw with Serbia

Wales remain unbeaten in their World Cup qualifying group, but a fifth successive draw means they still have a mountain to climb if they are to reach the finals of a second successive championship. Named after Czechoslovakia's Antonin Panenka, who scored the victor in a shoot-out against West Germany in the 1976 European Championship final, the original actually came at the same Belgrade ground where Ramsey displayed incredible composure 41 years on.

Sports Chelsea first opponents for Spurs at new 'home' Wembley
Author: 0 Chelsea first opponents for Spurs at new 'home' Wembley

NEWLY-PROMOTED Brighton provide Manchester City with their opening-day test in the 2017-18 Premier League season. Championship play-off winners Huddersfield Town , back in the top-flight of English football for the first time since 1972, head south to Selhurst Park to battle Crystal Palace .

Author: 0 Dustin Johnson's Wife to Have C-Section Two Days Before US Open

The model and singer (who is the oldest child of famed hockey star Wayne Gretzky ) and pro golfer's second son was born on Monday, June 12, at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center in Los Angeles, a source confirms to PEOPLE. Although Johnson hasn't been in Wisconsin this week, he played two practice rounds at Erin Hills after missing the cut at the Memorial. Johnson, who now is the world No.

Sports Jelena Ostapenko to take French Open glory in her stride
Author: 0 Jelena Ostapenko to take French Open glory in her stride

She was also about to survive her fifth three-setter, all but one of them won from a set down. I fought for every point. To all the people back home, I got lots of messages and support. Ernests Gulbis enjoyed some fame when he reached the semi-finals in Paris but Ostapenko has taken it to a whole new level after becoming her country's first grand slam finalist.

Author: 0 America's Cup: New Zealand hold final lead after Swedish skipper goes overboard

Artemis will now battle it out against Emirates Team New Zealand in the final series beginning Saturday to decide which team will face defending champions Oracle Team USA. "The intention now would be, yeah, to do some sailing (with them) and carry on with the development process". Although Barker, who was skipper of the losing New Zealand America's Cup crew in San Francisco in 2013, tried everything he could to catch Sweden, he was unable to close the gap in time and Artemis Racing romped ...

Author: 0 Warriors say no decision has been made on White House visit

Their decision was a resounding no. The team responded amid multiple reports that Warriors players have already decided unanimously not to meet with President Trump . While such a decision would hardly be a surprise given several team members' public criticism of Trump's actions as president, the team insisted such speculation was premature.

Sports Deflated Wawrinka says was too hesitant in French Open final
Author: 0 Deflated Wawrinka says was too hesitant in French Open final

A look at Nadal's 10 finals at Roland Garros: --- NO. 1: 2005, VS. MARIANO PUER. "It is the most important event in my career, to win again here is impossible to describe". "I am in a good position". Nadal failed to convert any of the four break points he had in the following game, but drew first blood the next time an opportunity arose to take a 4-2 lead.

Author: 0 Costa waits on Chelsea update

Speaking after Spain's win over Macedonia on Sunday, Costa said Atletico's transfer ban did not rule them out as a potential destination. "Everyone knows that Atletico is a club that I have a lot of love for". AS Sport first reported the contents of Conte's message to Costa, but the BBC has confirmed its accuracy. "I'm not too sure [where I will play] but hopefully it will be in the Premier League ".

Sports Golfers get in final practice shots at US Open at Erin Hills
Author: 0 Golfers get in final practice shots at US Open at Erin Hills

Rory McIlroy is clearly following the same approach as the most decorate champion in history. "If guys can't put it into play within a 50-yards zone I don't think they've got anything to complain about". "I don't want to stop by just qualifying and being here ceremonial". "It's just a matter now of putting all my energy into the 18 holes from Thursday to Sunday".

Sports Kevin Durant Says Kyrie Irving Is Better Than Allen Iverson (AUDIO)
Author: 0 Kevin Durant Says Kyrie Irving Is Better Than Allen Iverson (AUDIO)

During a recent appearance on Bills Simmons podcast , Durant reflected back on the season he had as well as the Golden State Warriors epic playoff run, and then things really started to get interesting when the conversation shifted on whether Kyrie Irving was better than hall of famer Allen Iverson .