• Getting to double digits is tough, staying there is tougher
Getting to double digits is tough, staying there is tougher

Thomas' record-breaking 63 was clinched on No. 18 when he fired a 3-wood right at the pin and stuck it to set up an eagle putt that he walked in. "It's going to be a really cool day for someone tomorrow", Fowler said. "He's not afraid. He never was", Mike said, after he joked that he and his wife had "bribed" their way into the stands on No. 18 t...

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  • Harman edges ahead at US Open
Harman edges ahead at US Open

Casey's five birdies were one short of the U.S. Open record last matched the day before by Adam Hadwin. Rory McIlroy at least had the satisfaction of four birdies in his last six holes to improve by seven shots on his opening 78, while Jason Day's 75 left him 10 over and world number one and defending champion Dustin Johnson finished four ov...

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  • Thomas shoots 63, trails Harman by one at US Open
Thomas shoots 63, trails Harman by one at US Open

I got off to a pretty good start, which I really haven't done yet, so that was nice. Thomas capped his sensational round with an eagle after landing a 3-wood on the 18th green. Fowler was among those who wouldn't mind seeing the conditions toughen up for the final 18 holes. "I have no idea how the weekend is going to go, no one does".

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  • Warren Gatland Issues Fitness Updates On Owen Farrell And Leigh Halfpenny
Warren Gatland Issues Fitness Updates On Owen Farrell And Leigh Halfpenny

Hansen's All Blacks ran in 12 tries in a 78-0 demolition job of Samoa at Eden Park on Friday night, but then Lions head coach Gatland was able to respond with a 32-10 victory over powerful Maori All Blacks side in what was described as a fourth test in Rotorua the next day.

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  • Because it's the Cup: Penguins fans eat raw catfish to celebrate title
Because it's the Cup: Penguins fans eat raw catfish to celebrate title

And the only rookies to ever post a shutout in the final series were Patrick Roy, in 1986, and Cam Ward, in 2006, with one apiece. Those aforementioned young superstars, they know what it takes to get back there. Murray stepped in and never relinquished the job he lost after sustaining a lower body injury during warmups before their playoff-opene...

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  • Fans cheer ahead of Ind vs Pak Champions Trophy final
Fans cheer ahead of Ind vs Pak Champions Trophy final

The stage is set for a grand finale as arch-rivals India and Pakistan lock horns one more time in the Champions Trophy title match at The Oval here today. A source told The Asian Age, "Ever since modern technology has kicked in, people have stopped using personal bookies and started placing their bets online".

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  • Live Twitter Reaction, India vs Pakistan, ICC Champions Trophy 2017 Final
Live Twitter Reaction, India vs Pakistan, ICC Champions Trophy 2017 Final

The often tense political relations between the neighbouring nations add colour to the bitter yet intense rivalry, which has nowadays been confined only to global events due to the Indian government's refusal to allow bilateral contests. Virat is five years younger than me, so I asked him: "How long do you think you will keep playing the game?" G...

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  • India bowl against Pakistan in Champions Trophy final
India bowl against Pakistan in Champions Trophy final

India vs Pakistan final to start at 3 pm IST. "We came here very, very firmly of the opinion that we wanted to come here and win it and that has been our chat all the time ", he said. PROBABLE INDIA XI: Rohit, Dhawan , Kohli (c), Yuvraj, Dhoni (wk), Jadhav, Pandya, Jadeja, Ashwin, Bhuvneshwar, Bumrah. "I will give the credit for my improvem...

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  • Fleury among players exposed for Vegas NHL expansion draft
Fleury among players exposed for Vegas NHL expansion draft

This time, it's for real. Calvert's chances of being exposed in the upcoming expansion draft seemingly have increased due to an agreement between the Blue Jackets and Golden Knights. The only question now seems to be who McPhee is going to pick when the draft comes Wednesday, and how the Rangers are going to deal with it. "I'm already pretty con...

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  • Mohammad Amir declared fit for Champions Trophy final
Mohammad Amir declared fit for Champions Trophy final

Pakistan , decimated by India in their first league game, came back strongly defeating South Africa and Sri Lanka to make it to the semis and then punished an errant England to make it to their maiden Champions Trophy final. " History can change , and I hope we can (change it)". Amir missed his side's semi-final success against England...

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  • MLB Draft: Twins take shortstop at No
MLB Draft: Twins take shortstop at No

Despite posting a 4-1 record with a 1.34 ERA as a junior, the pick comes with uncertainty after he underwent Tommy John Surgery in May, but the Yankees are fond of his upside. But the Twins, who lead the AL Central after going 59-103 a year ago, classified him as a shortstop when Commissioner Rob Manfred made the announcement at MLB Network studios...

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  • Champions Trophy: Ahead of final clash, Kohli praises Pakistan's 'magnificent turnabout'
Champions Trophy: Ahead of final clash, Kohli praises Pakistan's 'magnificent turnabout'

Pakistan coach Mickey Arthur is confident his side's group-stage "aberration" against title-holders India will have no bearing when they face their arch-rivals again in today's Champions Trophy final at the Oval . Pakistan , decimated by India in their first league game, came back strongly defeating South Africa and Sri Lanka to make it...

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  • Tommy Fleetwood pictures changed life with US Open win
Tommy Fleetwood pictures changed life with US Open win

Open record and broke another. He became the 30th player to shoot 63 at a major championship on Saturday, but more importantly, his 9-under round on the par-72 layout was the lowest score in relation to par in U.S. Open played in Wisconsin , Madison's Steve Stricker was right where he wanted to be after the tournament's second round. Erin Hill...

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  • Thomas joins record party at 63 and moves into contention
Thomas joins record party at 63 and moves into contention

It also put him squarely in the mix to capture his first major. Thomas, decked out in shocking fluorescent pink trousers, produced a no less electric performance signing for nine-under 63 to equal the lowest numerical score in a major and the best ever in the 117-year history of the U.S.

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  • Champions Trophy final: India win toss, put Pakistan into bat
Champions Trophy final: India win toss, put Pakistan into bat

Team India captain Virat Kohli at training ahead of final against Pakistan . Despite being steamrolled in that rain-interrupted match by their opponents, Pakistan not only overshadowed South Africa and Sri Lanka in their group matches but gave a drubbing to hosts England in the first semi-final.

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  • Martin Truex Jr. starting from rear in Pocono 400 after engine change
Martin Truex Jr. starting from rear in Pocono 400 after engine change

He even got an invitation to Blaney's victory party. "It's just the circumstances that haven't quite worked in our favor". "We didn't get much practice in". Harvick acknowledged that Blaney's win wasn't good for him, but was good for the sport. "That was our only weakness". "We picked up, but we should have picked up a lot more than we did.

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  • CT 2017: India win toss, elect to field against Pakistan
CT 2017: India win toss, elect to field against Pakistan

India and Pakistan are meeting each other for the first time in an ICC 50-over final. But the underdogs have been battle-tested in this tournament, while India have batted their way through the competition. India captain Virat Kohli leads his team into Sunday s Champions Trophy final against bitter rivals Pakistan with South African s...

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  • Record tumbles at US Open
Record tumbles at US Open

Open held by Jack Nicklaus and Tom Weiskopf, who each shot 7-under 63 at Baltusrol in 1980. And there it is! Around 70 minutes earlier, compatriot Patrick Reed had faced a similar length putt to Thomas on the 18th to shoot eight under but missed his birdie attempt and had to settle for a 65.

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  • 'Outraged' Cristiano Ronaldo might quit Real Madrid over tax treatment
'Outraged' Cristiano Ronaldo might quit Real Madrid over tax treatment

Mendes is also the agent of Red Devils coach Jose Mourinho and he would love to bring Ronaldo back to Old Trafford. Manchester United's bid to sign Alvaro Morata from Real Madrid will not be affected by claims that Cristiano Ronaldo wants to leave The Bernabeu, according to Ramon Calderon .

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  • Johnson ready for toughest test at US Open
Johnson ready for toughest test at US Open

In the morning wave, the two most recent U.S. Open champions - Dustin Johnson and Jordan Spieth - walked off Erin Hills after their respective opening rounds Thursday with similar laments. But I've definitely got to roll it better. "You've got 156 of the best players in the world here". One of the likeliest candidates to continue that strea...

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