• Co-leader Kuchar underway in British Open second round
Co-leader Kuchar underway in British Open second round

Open titles he claimed in 2015. "It's all about greens in regulation", said Spieth, who hit 15 of them on Thursday and 14 on Saturday. Somebody switched off its wind in the wee hours of Saturday. His approach to No. 8 was short of the green and another loose pitch, to 12 feet, cost him another shot. "If you keep it in play, it's nearly hard to ...

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  • The Open: Jordan Spieth aims to avoid repeat of Masters 'humbling'
The Open: Jordan Spieth aims to avoid repeat of Masters 'humbling'

He finished the day with a 5-under 65 to take a three-shot lead into Sunday's final round. Jordan Spieth leads the British Open by three strokes heading into Sunday's final round, where he could enter a very exclusive club with a win. I didn't know 62 was the lowest ever but now it makes it even more special. It was a battle with both of us pushi...

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  • Spieth is rested, ready for British Open
Spieth is rested, ready for British Open

On Friday, Brooks Koepka's worst shot of the day just dodged a gorse bush that would have been death and ended up in some trampled-down hay that allowed him to put a full swing on the ball. "As good as he was and the things he did in the game of golf I don't know if anybody can dominate like he did for that time period he did it for", he added.

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  • Manchester United boss Mourinho hails West Ham's impending double signing
Manchester United boss Mourinho hails West Ham's impending double signing

But after finishing sixth last season, the United boss seems keen to try to keep expectations under wraps as he prepares for both Premier League and Champions League football. "Not the English teams". But despite the quality of opposition faced by United this summer, Mourinho insists that his priority is to get his team ready for the UEFA Super...

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  • Golfer sets major championship record with 62 at British Open
Golfer sets major championship record with 62 at British Open

Open in 2015, is brilliant with a wedge and a putter. Since his ball twice splashed in Rae's Creek at Augusta National, Spieth found himself mostly frustrated in the game's biggest tournaments. This was followed by a quadruple boguey on the par four first hole, and a round of 81. American Justin Thomas , sporting a black tie, matched Poulter'...

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  • British Open: Kuchar posts career-best in major to share lead
British Open: Kuchar posts career-best in major to share lead

Jordan Spieth is one of a trio of Americans leading the way after the opening round of the Open at Royal Birkdale. Paul Casey and Charl Schwartzel are one shot further back on four-under-par, while Ian Poulter , Justin Thomas , Richard Bland, Austin Connelly, Rafa Cabrera-Bello and Charley Hoffman are in a group on three-under-par.

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  • Dave Brailsford: 'This is Chris Froome's best Tour de France win'
Dave Brailsford: 'This is Chris Froome's best Tour de France win'

While Froome failed to land any hammer blows in the mountains, he more than made up for that in the time trials in Dusseldorf and Marseille where he put 76 seconds on Colombian Uran who trails by 54 seconds. Considered as one of the tightest TDF race ever, three cyclists are just separated within 29 seconds. Team Sky riders used the tec...

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  • Tour de France: Where does fourth victory place Froome among cycling greats?
Tour de France: Where does fourth victory place Froome among cycling greats?

However the biggest victor on the day was yellow jersey Chris Froome ( Team Sky ), who defended his lead and rode to an impressive third on the day, five seconds behind teammate Michal Kwiatkowski, who finished just one second behind Bodnar.

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  • British Open : Spieth delighted with start
British Open : Spieth delighted with start

That was level with England's Ian Poulter , who started the day three shots behind Spieth but failed to take advantage of the conditions and made five bogeys in a scratchy 71. "I didn't strike it particularly well". "I thought if I could keep it under par for the championship I am right there for the weekend", McIlroy added.

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  • British Open: Spieth, Koepka begin on a tear
British Open: Spieth, Koepka begin on a tear

Branden Grace was another shot back after shooting a major championship record 62. He'll be hoping for a big moving day. That has some potential to cause problems for the leaders, who are on the back nine as the wind is picking up and a few raindrops are coming down.

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  • JP Fitzgerald's Tough Love Saved Rory McIlroy's Round
JP Fitzgerald's Tough Love Saved Rory McIlroy's Round

McIlroy was then forced into scrambling mode in the tough conditions after the turn, but he holed clutch putts for par at the 11th and 12th and saved another from sand at the next, although he came up short with his second to 14 and dropped his first shot for 24 holes.

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  • The Open 2017: McIlroy 'very happy' with second-round 68
The Open 2017: McIlroy 'very happy' with second-round 68

Could this be the beginning of a charge seen so often by the four-time major victor? Wind? Rain? Sun? Check out the Open weather... One of golf's ultimate grinders was in absolute grind-mode Friday at the British Open. Defending champion Stenson, who beat Phil Mickelson in an epic final-day duel at Royal Troon a year ago, has vowed to add skyd...

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  • Brooks Koepka, Jordan Spieth, Matt Kuchar tied for lead at British Open
Brooks Koepka, Jordan Spieth, Matt Kuchar tied for lead at British Open

Poulter, runner-up in the 2008 Open on this course , rattled in four birdies and made only one bogey as rain and strong crosswinds caused problems for the early starters. "I played 12 good holes and hopefully that will keep the run going". He finished with another birdie and appreciated the omen that could bring in 24 hours' time.

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  • De Bruyne backs Lukaku to succeed at Man United
De Bruyne backs Lukaku to succeed at Man United

The forward has already received an endorsement from Belgium centre-back Vincent Kompany and his club teammate De Bruyne has added his voice to those praising Lukaku. Lukaku is a powerful striker that has earned admirers for his finishing , pace, raw strength, and remarkable will to keep developing and be one of the best strikers in the game.

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  • Jordan Spieth off to hot start at 2017 Open Championship
Jordan Spieth off to hot start at 2017 Open Championship

And I think this place really fits my game well. "They're both huge rounds for very different reasons, but this was definitely the round that got me back into the championship ". "So there's still a lot of golf to be played". Holes that were hybrid, sand wedge were kind of driver, 4-iron today. The 2017 event, played from July 20 to July 23, w...

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  • Derrick Rose - Cavaliers in serious discussions
Derrick Rose - Cavaliers in serious discussions

According to Brian Windhorst and Adrian Wojnarowski of ESPN , Derrick Rose is in discussions with Cleveland to sign a one-year deal to join James and the Cavaliers . He averaged 25 points per game and almost 8 assists per contest. Still, he had a pretty good season previous year. He averaged 10.8 points, 7.8 rebounds and 3.0 blocks in Vegas.

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  • Chelsea Too Strong For Arsenal
Chelsea Too Strong For Arsenal

He was replaced by Jeremie Boga . But David Ospina's challenge on Chelsea's Pedro was beyond anything you'd expect in a game of football . It is also not seen as to whether Liverpool will rival Chelsea with their own bid next week.

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  • Minnesota Twins Close To Acquiring Jaime Garcia From Atlanta Braves
Minnesota Twins Close To Acquiring Jaime Garcia From Atlanta Braves

While Hughes is dealing with a recurrence of thoracic outlet syndrome in his throwing shoulder, Garcia made it back from 2014 surgery for the same ailment. But the 31-year-old Garcia has not missed a start for the Braves this season, and has nine quality starts among his 17 appearances, including last Sunday's one run allowed over seven innings i...

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  • Jordan Spieth, Matt Kuchar, Brooks Koepka lead after Day 1
Jordan Spieth, Matt Kuchar, Brooks Koepka lead after Day 1

McIlroy is nine behind Spieth at two under and has far too much to do. JORDAN SPIETH takes a two-shot lead into the third round of The Open Championship after adding a 69 to his opening round of 65. But his best shot was with his feet in the sand. His lone regret was a poor par putt on the 16th, but he more than atoned for that with his bunke...

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  • Mourinho: Man United Need More New Players This Summer
Mourinho: Man United Need More New Players This Summer

Moreover from the latest revelation by their arch rivals, fans will be looking forward for the burly striker to get into his strides quickly and make a march towards securing the ultimate prize. Lineups1) Manchester United counter-attacked very well... Images of both club badges beamed onto the pitch with a Manchester worker bee continued were a ...

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