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Justin Thomas advances to Match Play semifinals

Thomas went only 13 holes for the second straight match in a 6-and-5 victory over Si Woo Kim. "Obviously a couple of days extra at home that I wasn't planning...


Egypt coach unsure whether Salah can become world's best

It's a credit to Salah how easy he's made the switch look, but moving to a so-called "bigger club" might not be what he had in mind. And what a decision that ha...


Root, Stoneman fight but Boult helps New Zealand dominate

Watling was on 18 and Nicholls 52 when rain, which had washed out virtually the entire second day, forced the players off again after less than 10 minutes on Sa...


Michael Bennett Assaulted Paraplegic Woman, Told Police 'F--k Off,' Police Say

According to the Harris County district attorney's office, Bennett - who was a member of the Seattle Seahawks at the time - was at the game to watch his bro...


Hartley to start from 16th in Australian GP

Vettel also outdueled the pole-sitting Hamilton here a year ago to win the race. "My heart's racing. I wish you could feel it right now", the 33-year-old sa...


Potential Joseph Parker opponent Lucas Browne brutally knocked out by Dillian Whyte

The loss marked the first of Browne's professional career, dropping him to 25-1 with 22 knockouts. Expect Whyte to start cagily, be on his toes, and be wary o...


Federer Falls As Zverev And Kyrgios Progress In Miami

Now I have to do a smart schedule on clay to feel 100 per cent for the rest of the season". Djokovic had a 16-match winning streak in Miami heading into the mat...


MI shoots for Final Four berth vs upset-minded FSU

What's next: MI is in the Final Four for the first time since 2013 when it lost the national championship game to Louisville. Instead, defense and turnovers...


Hamilton tells Vettel: I wanted to "wipe the smile off your face"

For a few glorious moments it looked like we would head into a 2010-style season, where performance was so close it would change round-by-round, favouring dif...


Giggs tells Bale to resist Man Utd and stick with Real Madrid

The two have left the Premier League and have been competing at the highest level ever since, " Of course you would want to stay there ". United may wish UE...


MI rolls over Texas A&M in Sweet 16

With Florida State and Kansas State advancing Thursday, there are two No. 9 seeds in the Elite Eight for the first time in NCAA tournament history. "Bec...


Second seed Thomas continues great form at Match Play

Here are three other takeaways from the early knockout stage on Saturday. Even if he made birdie at 16, I have to make two birdies. Asked how he felt going into...


Trump drops $1.3tn budget veto threat but vows: 'Never again'

With Congress already on recess and a government shutdown looming, he said that young immigrants now protected in the US under Barack Obama's Delayed Action f...


Celtics' Irving to return in three to six weeks after surgery

Including Irving, three Celtics players have undergone surgery recently. Both squads are dealing with injury issues of their own and the C's still match-up resp...


Hugo Lloris has theory behind Paul Pogba's Manchester United form

Before joining up with the France squad, Pogba was left on the bench for the FA Cup quarterfinal against Brighton on Saturday . France take on Colombia at ...


India pacer Shami to get central contract as corruption probe ends

The announcement of his inclusion in the central contract rejoiced many of his fans who flooded Twitter with congratulatory messages. The CoA had then directe...


Man United announce plans to form pro women's team

Former Manchester United defender Gary Neville has told Sky Sports that Jose Mourinho singling out the Luke Shaw is "a distraction" for other failures t...


Dutch police detain 90 England supporters for violence

For this one England fan, the temptation to take a dip just proved too tempting. Amsterdam police posted a statement on their official Twitter account which...


Australia admit ball tampering in third test against South Africa

With a 56-run lead, South Africa were still slightly ahead. Australia skipper Steve Smith it was a deliberate plan from the "leadership group" of the side, bu...


No Sweet 16 as Purdue falls to Texas Tech, 78-65

However, after that point, the Red Raiders took full control of the contest and used a 20-7 run to extend their lead to as much as 16 and earn their first Eli...