• LPGA Cambia Portland Classic golf tournament
LPGA Cambia Portland Classic golf tournament

Lewis also called on her fellow LPGA Tour pros to grab an extra pair of shoes when they next go shopping and she would hand them over to those in need. The Japanese star plans to retire after The Evian Championship in two weeks in France. Lewis was able to lag her approach putt to less than two feet of the cup.

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  • Rooney explains why Lukaku is 'perfect' for Man Utd
Rooney explains why Lukaku is 'perfect' for Man Utd

The Belgium global has scored three times in as many games as Jose Mourinho's side have made a ideal start to the new Premier League season, while also netting in the UEFA Super Cup loss to Real Madrid . As for the pressure of being United's main striker, he added: "The goals are expected and if you don't they talk a lot about you not scoring". ...

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  • Wayne Rooney Believes Romelu Lukaku Is Perfect For Manchester United
Wayne Rooney Believes Romelu Lukaku Is Perfect For Manchester United

Van Nistelrooy was speaking at Old Trafford after playing and scoring for United legends in a charity fixture against their Barcelona counterparts. A star-studded game on Saturday, the proceeds of which will go to the club's foundation, saw Van Nistelrooy, Edwin van der Sar, Dwight Yorke and Louis Saha among the big names to turn out for United.

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  • 'I was just having fun' - rookie Stroll makes Monza front row
'I was just having fun' - rookie Stroll makes Monza front row

You just focus on your job and then you see where you end up after the first corner and then after that, it's a long race". The safety auto was sent out to assess conditions several times as the surface of the circuit drained rapidly and, finally, with only 16 minutes remaining, Red Bull's Daniel Ricciardo led a tentative group of bold drivers in...

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  • Why US Open needs Nadal, Federer to hit stride
Why US Open needs Nadal, Federer to hit stride

But I'm still in the draw, which gives me a chance. TIU spokesman Mark Harrison said this week that the group "was made aware of concerns over betting patterns" during the match between Dolgopolov and Monteiro. As for Federer, he came in with truncated preparation after a recurrent back problem hit him during the Montreal final, and the rust-and ...

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  • Hamilton takes record pole at Monza
Hamilton takes record pole at Monza

Starting from fourth spot, Bottas was the busiest man in the initial stages of the race, as he was overtaken by Kimi Raikkonen on the first lap. " Ferrari had arrived for their home race knowing that it was likely to favour Mercedes but encouraged by a strong showing in Belgium the previous weekend when Vettel was on Hamilton's tail all the ...

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  • Belgium book spot at 2018 World Cup
Belgium book spot at 2018 World Cup

Belgium now have 22 points from eight Group H games - eight more than second-placed Bosnia Herzegovina, who leapfrogged Greece with a 4-0 win in Gibraltar. Forsberg rattled the crossbar with a powerful free kick as Sweden looked to add to their lead, eventually doing so through Andreas Granqvist's penalty in the 84th minute.

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  • Cal Begins Wilcox Era with a 35-30 Win Over North Carolina
Cal Begins Wilcox Era with a 35-30 Win Over North Carolina

With returning Heisman victor Lamar Jackson at quarterback for Louisville next week, the Tar Heels will need to make a quick turn around to avoid starting the season 0-2 for the first time since 2010. "We honestly just beat ourselves; every time they scored, it was a self-inflicted wound", linebacker Andre Smith said. Unfortunately, that's what hap...

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  • Federer knocks out Lopez in straight sets, moves on to US Open
Federer knocks out Lopez in straight sets, moves on to US Open

Federer said: 'I struggled the first couple of rounds, but that had something to do with my opponents as well. Federer rained down 32 winners against just 16 unforced errors and saved five of six break points to improve to 13-0 lifetime against the 35-year-old Spaniard.

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  • Kyrie Irving thanks Cleveland in new video
Kyrie Irving thanks Cleveland in new video

The blockbuster trade, delayed and in jeopardy of dying, is done: Kyrie Irving is headed to the Celtics, Isaiah Thomas is coming to the Cavaliers and the National Basketball Association can take a well-earned, late-summer break. Thomas helped the Celtics get to the postseason in his first year where they were swept by Irving and the Cavs in ...

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  • Redskins put Su'a Cravens of exempt/left team list after safety mulls retirement
Redskins put Su'a Cravens of exempt/left team list after safety mulls retirement

They were upset with him and what they heard. The 22-year-old Cravens, Washington's expected starter at strong safety, has been out since August 15 following knee surgery to fix a torn meniscus, but was expected to return to practice this week to prepare for the season opener September 10 against Philadelphia.

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  • Buffalo Bills waive RB Jonathan Williams in surprise move
Buffalo Bills waive RB Jonathan Williams in surprise move

Williams only rushed for 94 yards and one touchdown during his rookie season, however, he was expected to make a contribution in 2017. Releasing the 6-foot, 223-pound running back leaves former Raiders back Taiwan Jones, with 183 rushing yards in six seasons, and fifth-year veteran Joe Banyard, who has 95 career rushing yards, as McCoy's backups....

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  • Sri Lanka make 238 in fifth ODI against India
Sri Lanka make 238 in fifth ODI against India

For Sri Lanka , sensible knocks from middle-order batsmen Lahiru Thirimanne (67) and Angelo Mathews (55) helped them recover to some extent after a disastrous start which saw them lose their top three batsmen within the first ten overs. Windies need to lose two games if Sri Lanka are to qualify for cricket's showpiece event. Bumrah then had T...

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  • McLaren expect future with Honda to be sorted within fortnight
McLaren expect future with Honda to be sorted within fortnight

Alonso's contract with McLaren expires at the end of 2017. While Alonso appears, from the outside at least, to be reluctant to remain with McLaren if Honda continue as power unit supplier for the team, Brown still seems to think that the Spaniard could be convinced to stay although, if Renault replaced the Japanese supplier, Brown feels that it...

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  • Federer into US Open quaterfinals
Federer into US Open quaterfinals

I'm really pleased with the performance". Then I think the wobble I had in the second round was due to my preparation. "I'm confident in my physical shape". 'The top guys play from the baseline, that's not attacking tennis for me, for me it's coming to the net and close a volley'. I'm happy that today was straight.

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  • No. 1 Pliskova rallies at US Open; Nadal, Federer in action
No. 1 Pliskova rallies at US Open; Nadal, Federer in action

The 36-year-old was broken eight times and committed 124 unforced errors during those matches, but he returned to his imperious best against Lopez, prevailing 6-3 6-3 7-5. The first set was fast. With nearly 80% of the points played in under four strokes, it suited the attacking, first-strike intent that has marked Federer's game during this stel...

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  • Henderson retains captaincy as Southgate calls for Wembley backing
Henderson retains captaincy as Southgate calls for Wembley backing

And Southgate wants to see his team put on a more entertaining display when they host Slovakia, their principal rivals in Group F. He is a player we have a lot of time for. The England winger found himself the subject of some surprise transfer speculation last week when it was suggested he would be used as a makeweight as part of a Manchester C...

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  • Gareth Southgate: 'Jordan Henderson will captain England against Slovakia'
Gareth Southgate: 'Jordan Henderson will captain England against Slovakia'

The score was still goalless at half-time and England laboured for long periods against Malta, who are ranked 190 in Federation Internationale de Football Association world rankings - a place below Bangladesh and a place above Djibouti. "We know the task we have; we know the opportunity". Victory on Monday would propel England five points cle...

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  • North Korea Nuclear Test
North Korea Nuclear Test

Inoki, an independent member of the House of Councillors, has repeatedly visited North Korea and developed connections with its authorities despite the lack of diplomatic relations between Tokyo and Pyongyang. South Korea's military said it has strengthened its monitoring and readiness while mulling a variety of possible responses that could be e...

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  • Italian Grand Prix: Stroll takes second in rain-shortened practice
Italian Grand Prix: Stroll takes second in rain-shortened practice

It was Mercedes' third one-two this season and the team's 39th overall. Even more interesting than that is that the penalties for the Red Bulls will see Williams Lance Stroll start in second place tomorrow with Esteban Ocon starting in third place for Force India .

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