• US Open 2017: A look at the numbers from Erin Hills
US Open 2017: A look at the numbers from Erin Hills

The American shot a record-breaking 63 which matched the lowest round in major history. "Coming out of college it's a little different: you've got to do everything yourself". But they aren't the U.S. Open. Still, he could take some comfort and pride in matching the best finish ever by a Japanese in a men's Major, set by Isao Aoki, runner-up to ...

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  • Dortmund Gives Aubameyang An Ultimatum Regarding His Departure
Dortmund Gives Aubameyang An Ultimatum Regarding His Departure

Premier League giants Chelsea and Manchester City are both chasing the striker, with French side PSG also keen admirers. "We listen to other clubs when they are prepared to express their high appreciation [for Auba] in a financial way", chief executive Hans-Joachim Watzke is quoted as saying by SportBild .

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  • Markelle Fultz Trade May Have 'Ripple Effect' On Nba Draft
Markelle Fultz Trade May Have 'Ripple Effect' On Nba Draft

The second draft pick this year-possibly Lonzo Ball to the Lakers-will get $4,555,500. Dirk Nowitzki , the career scoring leader among global players, will be one of the captains for the NBA's Africa Game on August 5. Anunoby, who was hurt for much of last season, did not post the most eye-popping numbers for the Hoosiers (11.1 points per ...

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  • Census: US growing older and more racially diverse
Census: US growing older and more racially diverse

Texas had the largest numeric increase in both the white and non-white Hispanic populations . The Bureau mails surveys to every US household with questions that include number of residents, their ages and ethnicity. West. "The abolishment of national origin entry quotas from the 1965 Immigration and Nationality Act made it possible for a great...

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  • Cavaliers are still in the mix for Pacers forward — Paul George trade
Cavaliers are still in the mix for Pacers forward — Paul George trade

The Cleveland Cavaliers haven't given up hope on pulling off a potential Paul George trade this offseason. Both of those things still need a couple years to gestate. George has been at IN for each of his seven seasons IN the National Basketball Association and is known as one of the league's best players with an average of 23.7 points and shot ...

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  • Spanish tax fraud: Mourinho risks jail term
Spanish tax fraud: Mourinho risks jail term

Ronaldo is now on duty for Portugal at the Confederations Cup in Russian Federation which ends on July 2. Mourinho has not yet commented on the allegations. Prosecutors said he had failed to declare revenues from his image rights in his Spanish income tax declarations from 2011 and 2012, "with the aim of obtaining illicit profits".

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  • Boston Celtics Draft Talk: Josh Jackson Open To Playing In Boston
Boston Celtics Draft Talk: Josh Jackson Open To Playing In Boston

They have the No. 3 pick in the draft, which they acquired from the 76ers via the Sacramento Kings . Of course, why trade the #3 pick for a 28 year old player when we can draft a 19-20 year old who may make an impact year 1, and has fantastic potential.

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  • Pakistan beat England by eight wickets in Champions Trophy semi-final
Pakistan beat England by eight wickets in Champions Trophy semi-final

There was growing optimism, after a flawless group campaign this month, that England were at last about to add a maiden one-day worldwide title at their 19th attempt since the first World Cup in 1975. England captain Eoin Morgan said his team did not simply adapt to the conditions. Jos Buttler (4), Moeen Ali (11) and Adil Rashid (7) fell quickly ...

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  • Markelle Fultz Impressed By 76ers Fans
Markelle Fultz Impressed By 76ers Fans

In a league that is becoming more focused on shooting and 3-pointers, his ability to create shots and to knock down pull-up jumpers down is big. Although most of what comes out of father LaVar Ball's mouth is just a publicity stunt, he has gotten one thing right, and that is that his son seems to make everyone playing around him better.

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  • Buckle up ... it's the NBA draft
Buckle up ... it's the NBA draft

First up in the draft order initially was the Boston Celtics , who made it to the Eastern Conference Finals before losing to the Cleveland Cavaliers, but the team switched spots with the Philadelphia 76ers , who were poised to be No. For now, Boston has seven first-round picks in the next three years. Cleveland doesn't have many future assets t...

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  • BCCI tried to mediate between Kumble, Kohli: Shukla
BCCI tried to mediate between Kumble, Kohli: Shukla

He decided not to travel with the Indian side for a limited-overs tour to the West Indies , where they will play a five-match ODI series and a T20 game in the Caribbean starting on June 23. Interestingly, on the other hand, Kumble reportedly apprised CAC members Sachin Tendulkar , Sourav Ganguly and VVS Laxman that he didn't have any problems w...

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  • Srikanth, Saina, Praneeth advance in Australian Open
Srikanth, Saina, Praneeth advance in Australian Open

However, it was curtains for H.S. Prannoy, Ajay Jayaram , P. Kashyap and Siril Verma . Saina, who has slipped to World No. 15 in the BWF rankings, steamrolled her Korean rival 2110, 21-16 in the women's singles first round. In subsequent meetings, Angus has found it increasingly easier to handle the Chennai-born player. Verma was shown the do...

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  • Russia 0-1 Portugal
Russia 0-1 Portugal

Mexico has been fined eight times for homophobic chanting during qualifying for this World Cup alone, with no real change. Oh, and don't forget New Zealand's defender Tommy Smith (he's number 20) who seemed to run from across the pitch, staunch as a rugby player, just to be part of the action.

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  • Cristiano Ronaldo silent about future after Portugal's Confed Cup win
Cristiano Ronaldo silent about future after Portugal's Confed Cup win

Kiwi All Whites defender Michael Boxall was the subject of an obvious shirt-pulling foul when New Zealand took on Mexico in a group-stage match of the FIFA Confederations Cup in Sochi , Russia on Wednesday. As the Point Level for the Mexico is low (whatever the ranking position), In order to sustain till knock out round, should Qua...

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  • Scotland versus England turned into Barcelona versus PSG part 2
Scotland versus England turned into Barcelona versus PSG part 2

The Tottenham Hotspur striker described that as "the most special moment " of his global career, as he complemented captaining the worldwide side for the first time with that key late goal, and thereby showed exactly the type of leadership Gareth Southgate had asked for in the build-up.

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  • Salcedo ruled out of Confederations Cup due to shoulder injury
Salcedo ruled out of Confederations Cup due to shoulder injury

Credit to Osorio, though, he did introduce midfield playmaker Hector Herrera at the break. Goals from Peralta and Raul Jimenez saw Mexico move top of Group A later in the day, above Portugal on goals scored, and knock New Zealand out of the competition.

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  • Rafa Nadal To Skip Queens
Rafa Nadal To Skip Queens

Nadal, the 2008 victor at Queen's, enjoyed another tremendous clay-court season, capped off by securing a record 10th crown at Roland Garros last week. Nadal was unable to convert four break points in the fourth game. The French Open , also known as Roland Garros , the second Grand Slam tournaments of the year, is the only major tennis to...

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  • Spanish prosecutors accuse Mourinho of €3.3 mln tax fraud
Spanish prosecutors accuse Mourinho of €3.3 mln tax fraud

Since this was made public, the demand for the Portuguese who is now with his national side in the Confederations cup, has risen sharply. Morata rejoined Madrid last summer from Juventus and scored 20 goals in all competitions for the La Liga giants but the 24-year-old struggled for regular game-time under Zinedine Zidane.

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  • Jimmy Butler Hopes to Stay in Chicago
Jimmy Butler Hopes to Stay in Chicago

Detroit wants to trade the pick for a veteran player to help them win now. And it doesn't. So I don't know what happened. But a lot of it depends on the whole big picture. Meanwhile, it appears that Jimmy Butler will be back with Chicago as of publication. To undertake a full rebuild, they would need rotation players or starters on manageable c...

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  • France returns in 2018 as part of F1 triple-header
France returns in 2018 as part of F1 triple-header

GENEVA Formula One chose to pack five European races into six weeks on its 2018 calendar because organizers wanted to avoid a clash with the World Cup final in Russian Federation, chairman Chase Carey said on Tuesday. "The reason is the contracts were up this year, so we're negotiating new agreements. We're negotiating new agreements, we're hav...

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