• Leaderboard logjam at US Open as top names miss cut
Leaderboard logjam at US Open as top names miss cut

And Casey was joined at the end of play by compatriot Tommy Fleetwood , and U.S. duo Brooks Koepka and Brian Harman on seven under par. But Casey's momentum ran into the buffers on the next hole, when he twice found the thick rough and had to settle for a bogey five to drop back to 6-under.

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  • 'Excellent' prognosis for legislator hurt in shooting
'Excellent' prognosis for legislator hurt in shooting

The man who opened fire on Republicans practicing for the Congressional Baseball Game Wednesday morning had a list of names on him at the time, a source confirmed to WTOP . The shooting prompted talk of improving security for lawmakers, most of whom are unaccompanied by officers in their normal day-to-day pursuits. "It's been much more hard th...

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  • NBA Finals game 5: A new king in town
NBA Finals game 5: A new king in town

Through five games against a superteam constructed specifically to defeat him, LeBron became the first player in National Basketball Association history to average a triple-double in The Finals, sporting a split line of 33.6 points, 12 rebounds, and 10 assists per game.

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  • Amir likely to play in Champions Trophy final against India
Amir likely to play in Champions Trophy final against India

I grew in confidence. When is the ICC Champions Trophy final? The third-wicket duo shared a stand of 123, but Bangladesh's innings faltered after their exits. Soumya Sarkar fell for a second-ball duck when he played on trying to drive Bhuvneshwar Kumar. India beat Bangladesh by nine wickets at Edgbaston while Pakistan secured an eight-wicke...

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  • Social reaction: Warriors' moms hyped after Game 3 comeback
Social reaction: Warriors' moms hyped after Game 3 comeback

On Golden State's ensuing possession, with James not wanting to foul a jump shooter, Durant immediately answered Korver's miss with a 3-pointer in transition and the Warriors never trailed again. "We want to play fast; we don't want to play in a hurry", Lue said. "Obviously we've won it here before". "Came down to the stretch, and they made some ...

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  • Long-driving Champ takes advantage of Erin Hills' generosity
Long-driving Champ takes advantage of Erin Hills' generosity

Johnson capped off this collective failure with a late collapse on the back nine at Erin Hills, making three bogeys over a five-hole stretch and closing with a 73. "If you hit it off the tee you can score". My timing was just a little bit off. Johnson, whose fiancée, Paulina Gretzky, had the couple's second child on Monday, said he would head ho...

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  • Top three cut at Erin Hills in first for US Open
Top three cut at Erin Hills in first for US Open

Open that if a player could not hit the broad fairways at Erin Hills he might as well go home. The top 60 and ties qualify for the final 36 holes. Dustin Johnson , Rory McIlroy and Jason Day - the top three players in the world , all of them professing expansive Erin Hills to be flawless for their games - spent Friday cleaning out their l...

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  • Curry, Durant committed to keeping Warriors on top
Curry, Durant committed to keeping Warriors on top

After the Game 5 loss in the 2017 NBA Finals, he stated that he was never a part of a superteam. Last year's 73-9 best-ever NBA regular season mark was somehow overshadowed by Cleveland's stunningly dramatic NBA Finals game seven 93-89 win.

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  • E. coli bacteria found in drinking water station at US Open
E. coli bacteria found in drinking water station at US Open

Obviously, I paid the price for it today. Casey said he would not change his approach as he pursues his first major. Day, who won the 2015 PGA Championship up the road at Whistling Straits, had to birdie his last hole Thursday to break 80.

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  • Brandt Snedeker's putter shows up in a big way at US Open
Brandt Snedeker's putter shows up in a big way at US Open

Five players are at 5 under - Si Woo Kim (70), Xander Schauffele (73), amateur Cameron Champ (69), Brandt Snedeker (69) and Hideki Matsuyama , who tied for the low round of the day with a 7-under-par 65. Mickelson, who celebrates his 47th birthday on Friday, believes he will have more chances at that elusive U.S. Open trophy, and the next few year...

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  • McIlroy motivated by 'busy summer' after missing US Open cut
McIlroy motivated by 'busy summer' after missing US Open cut

As I've gotten older, I've gotten a little farther, but a lot more straighter. McIlroy won the US Open with a record 16-under-par total in 2011, but was a combined 50 over par for his seven other appearances before this week and missed the cut at Oakmont previous year following rounds of 77 and 71.

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  • Orioles Can't Wait To Leave Yankee Stadium After Nightmare Weekend
Orioles Can't Wait To Leave Yankee Stadium After Nightmare Weekend

Mantle also had two homers in his 4-for-4 game. Starlin Castro finished with four RBI and a homer of his own. On the verge of a possible four game sweep of the defending world champion Chicago Cubs , in Wrigleyville nonetheless, and now on a seven game winning streak, the Colorado Rockies are proving that they are one of the best teams in bas...

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  • The wrong kind of US Open history: Top 3 all miss cut
The wrong kind of US Open history: Top 3 all miss cut

Dustin Johnson , Jason Day and Rory McIlroy are heading home. After all, the U.S. Open has a lengthy history of getting the last laugh and this championship is only at the halfway mark. The Englishman began the day one shot behind Fowler and quickly joined the American at the top of the leaderboard. T1. Brooks Koepka (-7): Koepka entered Da...

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  • Warriors' championship parade set for Thursday in Oakland
Warriors' championship parade set for Thursday in Oakland

LeBron is now third in all-time Finals scoring . "It's different just because of what happened past year to be honest", Curry said. "I'm just so happy for him to be able to realise his goal and be my teammate". Michael Jordan 's 1995-96 Chicago Bulls team that won 72 regular-season games also was an underdog in just three games. Eds: Will be...

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  • Kohli praise for India rivals
Kohli praise for India rivals

Dhawan was flamboyant personified at the top repeatedly hitting Mustafizur Rahman over point for boundaries. Earlier, both the sides had locked horns in the final of 2007 T20 World Cup. "Wickets from Kedar were honestly a bonus as Hardik went for a few runs in his first three. We have to persist with them and also believe they can get mentally toug...

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  • England's ODI team not there yet: Joe Root
England's ODI team not there yet: Joe Root

Joe Root accepted England had missed a "golden chance" to end their long wait for a maiden one-day global title after a crushing eight-wicket Champions Trophy semi-final defeat by Pakistan. "It is just one of those areas where we've got to improve at". "I think going into today's game knowing that we were going to play on a used wicket potentia...

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  • McIlroy and Day get the weekend off
McIlroy and Day get the weekend off

Open began its second round on Friday. On Friday, if you're missing the green, it's playing a full shot tougher than if you hit it, according to FOX Sports and golf stats guru Mark Broadie. That still didn't appear to be almost enough. "I showed up for the last six holes at least", joked McIlroy, who was three over par after 12 holes before car...

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  • Mohammad Amir likely to be fit for final
Mohammad Amir likely to be fit for final

India posted 245. Pakistan reached the last over eight down and 10 runs needed to win. "Overall, if you see our record, we've beaten India quite often". The Team India and Pakistan has started their warm up matches and the Pakistani Team are very much excited and sounds like a big practices are going on.

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  • Casey content with 'roller-coaster' second round
Casey content with 'roller-coaster' second round

Tied with Fowler at six-under par are Jamie Lovemark and J.B. Holmes. But Na had little trouble in the first round, shooting a 4-under 68. "So, it should be a fun weekend". South Korea's Si Woo Kim, who won the Players Championship in May, was a shot behind after covering the back nine in 34 and picking up a shot on the first.

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  • Fowler proves human, makes bogey at US Open
Fowler proves human, makes bogey at US Open

Rory Mcilroy , of Ireland, and Jason Day , of Australia, walk on the eighth hole during the first round of the U.S. Open golf tournament Thursday, June 15, 2017, at Erin Hills in Erin, Wis. He spent all day in the knee-high fescue. "It was a good display - all my own fault - but a good display of what can happen if you get out of position on thi...

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