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Rickie Fowler , the first-round leader, is in a three-way tie at 6 under, followed by an eclectic mix of five golfers at 5 under. Schauffele's improbable time at the top has brought "just boatloads of support", he said. On No. 7 he sank a 15-footer. Behind the leading quartet, a logjam grouped eight players within two shots of the lead. The birdies started piling up as the round drew to a close.
  • Champions Trophy: Pakistan shock hosts England in ruthless eight-wicket win

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    England , previously the only unbeaten team left in the eight-strong one-day worldwide tournament and huge favourites to defeat Pakistan , were bowled out for just 211 in Cardiff on Wednesday. As for Pakistan , this wasn't meant to be their day or them tournament , but they are in the finals, call it luck or sheer brilliance, the side stuck together, believed in themselves and now anything can happen.
  • US Open: Tommy Fleetwood remains calm ahead of final-day test

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    For the first time since the two golfers started playing in majors, the weekend at the U.S. Open will be without a McIlroy and a Day. Forget about par being a good score in the U.S. He bogeyed the 11th, 12th and 13th holes and missed a short birdie putt on the par-five 14th. Then again, none of the top 16 on the leaderboard has ever won a major.
  • Camaraderie at Golden State Warriors is fantastic, says Kevin Durant

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    The Golden State Warriors made a strong case to be called one of the best teams in National Basketball Association history after a near-perfect run through the playoffs resulted in their second title in three years . If you give all your effort and all the fight and all the heart you got, it doesn't necessarily mean you're going to win, and that's what's tough about sports.
  • LeBron 'likely' headed to LA if he leaves Cleveland in 2018

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    So both Durant and Curry have the unrestricted ability to leave the Warriors . The Dublin/Pleasanton, Pittsburg/Bay Point and El Cerrito del Norte stations were the busiest, they said . The reports did not specifically cite President Trump as a reason, but Warriors coach Steve Kerr and star Stephen Curry have been particularly critical of Trump since the election.
  • Ronaldo looking to leave Real Madrid over tax row

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    With Ronaldo now supposedly looking for a move out of Spain, the player has already been linked to a series of top European clubs. Portuguese media outlet A Bola made the claims on Friday that Ronaldo could leave Spain, and many believe Ronaldo could return to Manchester United by the end of the summer.
  • Kentuckian Justin Thomas uses record round to grab US Open lead

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    With that, Justin Thomas secured his place in golf's history books. He just didn't know how much history. Fiji's Vijay Singh also recorded a seven-under 63, at Olympia Fields in 2003. US Open leader Brian Harman plays his second shot from the 17th fairway. He missed a short birdie putt on 18. Day never had a chance, following his career-worst 79 in a U.S.
  • Tait: India has edge, but Pak has better bowling attack

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    The end result was embarrassing. It's easy to decipher that India are better than Pakistan . Jadhav took six wickets before the match and all of them to break crucial partnerships. The Indian captain said that game would not have any relevance and praised the Pakistan team for reaching the final. After Friday's practice, Pakistan bowling coach Azhar Mahmood said of Amir: "He bowled today without any problem whatsoever".
  • Thomas shoots 63, but Harman leads after Round 3

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    He went from pouring putts into the center of the cup to burning the edges, and his 39 on the back nine cost him the lead, though not his chances of breaking through for that first major. "And you can't do anything about what anybody else is doing", Fleetwood said. "But, I'm a pretty happy man". "Yeah, it was a bit of a roller coaster".
  • Rs 2000 cr bets expected on India-Pak final

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    The Oval pitch should be more favourable for batsmen but India , who have beaten Pakistan in eight of their 10 World Cup and Champions Trophy meetings, will not be complacent. However, after the match against Pakistan , in which he removed Azhar Ali and Mohammad Hafeez, Jadeja seems to have lost his lustre, bagging just two wickets for 140 runs in the following three matches.
  • Spectator dies at US Open in Wisconsin

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    Open , switching to a color he usually dons on Sundays. Fleetwood continued his consistent form in the third round at Erin Hills and shared the lead with playing partner Brian Harmon after the Englishman made three birdies in four holes from the 12th.
  • We have no option but attack, says Arthur

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    Other saner and visibly disturbed voices make a distinction by demanding that the only way India can show it is serious about countering the Green Terror on its borders and inside is by standing up to the Pakistan establishment while not demonising the largely secular and civil population.
  • Champions Trophy Final: Mohammed Amir fit to play for Pakistan

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    Selectors have brought in teenaged wicketkeeper/batsman Rishabh Pant and 22-year-old left-arm spinner Kuldeep Yadav, both of whom are uncapped in ODIs. While India are chasing their third trophy, Pakistan want to lay hands on their first-ever Champions Trophy title. "They have picked the right moment and bowlers to take runs off", said Gambhir.
  • Fleetwood pictures changed life with Open win

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    First-round leader Rickie Fowler is one shot back and tied with Jamie Lovemark and J.B. Holmes. Thomas leads the U.S. Open after shooting a 63 in the third round, matching the major record for low score. "When you start off like that, you're whole system gets shaken up". Johnson, who arrived late at Erin Hills following the birth of his second child on Monday, will now have extra time to spend with his infant son after returning a 73 for four-over.
  • ICC Champions Trophy 2017 Final: Wriddhiman Saha dismisses Pakistan's chances against India

    ICC Champions Trophy 2017 Final: Wriddhiman Saha dismisses Pakistan's chances against India

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    While the former has won the 2007 World Twenty20, the 2011 World Cup and the 2013 Champions Trophy - and been a regular feature of big knockout matches - the latter's only success came in 2009 when they won the World Twenty20 in England. Arthur said the players have changed their cricketing behaviour and have worked hard at expanding their game. The contest between the two arch-rivals have never been just a game and the tag of an ICC event final will just multiply the drama and excitement.
  • Chelsea marksman revealed he's not in Conte's plan next season

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    It's worth noting at this point though that the Mirror note that the likes of Costa, Cesc Fabregas and Nemanja Matic face uncertain futures, and so transfer funds will likely come from player sales too as opposed to Roman Abramovich pumping a bucket load of money into the kitty.
  • Lewis Hamilton: "We delivered a real blow to the Ferrari's"

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    By taking the front spot on the starting grid he also equaled Ayrton Senna's 65 career poles and is now just three away from Michael Schumacher's all-time record. Well deserved for everyone. "After the last race, we know now where to develop this auto moving forward, which is going to make such a difference in winning this championship".
  • Bradley Dredge: Welsh golfer two over after US Open first round

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    Like yesterday (after a second-round 74), I was bent out of shape. Felt like I had a good feel for the speed of the greens today, hit a lot of good lag putts. (PXG founder) Bob Parsons and his people, and the unlimited resources he's given those individuals, is not normal. Johnson said he would have been naive to believe there wasn't a better possible equipment option for him, but hadn't fully embraced the change once he made it.
  • Thomas burns up Erin Hills with record score

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    Just one round and a bunched leaderboard separates Koepka from his first major win and budding stardom. Fowler shot a 4-under 68 on Saturday to remain in contention for his first major championship. Fowler has the best chance, even though he lost so much ground over the final two hours. "But we did a good job staying within ourselves and let it come to us".
  • India and Pakistan ready for Champions Trophy battle royal

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    Between overs 11 and 40, they have claimed 19 wickets from the three group games , more than any other side. While the vast majority of those tuning in will be among the huge populations in India and Pakistan , not completely insignificant number are also likely to be watching from the United States.
  • Forget group win over Pakistan, Kohli warns before final

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    Pakistan needed some spark and intensity which they clearly showed after losing to India . "We don't focus too much on past records", he said. The end result was embarrassing. But we've closed the chapter on that. "We have changed nothing from the first match that we played in this tournament ". Hasan Ali has starred with the ball for surprise package Pakistan , who, like India , will be roared on by a boisterous crowd on what is expected to be a hot day.
  • Six-way tie atop US Open leaderboard

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    Open leaderboard. Oosthuizen, whose sole major title to date came at St Andrews in 2010, birdied the first, fourth, seventh and eighth to move to four under par, while 2015 victor Spieth had covered his first 11 holes in level par. "I think that back nine, you can really shoot a low one". With another round to go and the U.S. Open hanging in the balance, Harman wasn't about to let go of the chip on his shoulder a day early and had a message for the media at Erin Hills.
  • US Ambassador wishes Pakistan success ahead of Champions Trophy clash

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    I pick up one aspect of this culture, say cinema and can't help but marvel that we have come a long way from the stigma of nautch girls, and the Elizabethan era practice of males playing female lead roles. These bowlers can perform on any stage. It is just a matter of self-belief and confidence. "It's been quite a few years I've been dealing with that, so nothing new", he said.
  • No one should discount Pakistan, says Michael Hussey

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    After missing out on the tournament opener, he would look forward to meet India for the first time and deliver on his famed promise. Importantly, captain Kohli is making it a point to publicly acknowledge how valuable his predecessor's advice has been.
  • Pakistan and Sri Lanka fight for final semifinal spot

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    Meanwhile, India thrashed South Africa by 8 wickets to qualify for the semifinals. After a left elbow operation in October, he came back in February and scored two half-centuries against Sri Lanka, two more half-centuries in New Zealand and, just before the Champions Trophy , he averaged 62 in a series loss to England .
  • Lions add quartet for New Zealand tour

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    Damian McKenzie's conversion pushed the Maori into a 7-6 lead, after Halfpenny had posted two penalties for the Lions . All Blacks coach Hansen has been firing barbs at Gatland , accusing him of having only one style of play , claiming inside knowledge of the Lions reinforcements and saying New Zealand's thumping 78-0 over Samoa on Friday was "just the start".
  • Hogg to see specialist over cheekbone injury

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    That means that if the Lions have a scum or breakdown in the middle of the field they can easily split the field in half with two quality out-halves who can read the game and who can pass, kick or direct play equally well from anywhere on the pitch.
  • US Open social round-up: Record-breaker Thomas steals show, holes incredible putt

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    Open; he'd never missed a cut, and counts five top-10 finishes. Jason Day said he enjoyed the walk at Erin Hills the last two days. Lovemark shot his second straight 3-under 69 on Friday to pull within a shot of the lead. It's there that the mistake was made: Hadwin tried to play too ideal of a third shot up toward the raised putting surface. It has learned to accept that in pristine scoring conditions - mainly, soft conditions - low scores don't distract from the tournament.
  • US Open leaderboard crowded at the top

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    Johnson also missed the cut at the Memorial, so this was the first time since 2013 (Pebble Beach, Riviera) that he has missed the cut in consecutive events. The 30-year-old Harman has five top-10 finishes and two victories since joining the tour in 2012, most recently at the Wells Fargo Championship in May.
  • Justin Thomas shoots 63 in third round at US Open

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    Open that are stress-free", Fowler said. McIlroy dismissed the notion of being rusty before the tournament, but conceded on his way out of Wisconsin that he hasn't played almost enough. He stumbled to a 6-over 42 over his final nine on Day 1. "I played a lot", he said. Asked if he would have been able to recover from such a mistake earlier in his career, Casey added: "In my good seasons, yes, but there have been times when I struggled, so probably not!" McIlroy said he has more ...
  • Savannah's Harman in quartet atop US Open leaderboard

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    As well as Thomas , compatriot Reed was one of the biggest movers, powering up the board with a dazzling seven-under-par 65 that included four birdies on the front nine against one bogey. No fewer than 44 players ducked under par in the first round, and as the second round unfolded on Friday, the 7,839-yard layout continued to give up birdies freely.
  • Golf heavyweights miss US Open cut

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    But while Casey was relieved after his gutsy fightback, it was back at the drawing board for McIlroy and Day after their disappointing exits. Harman, who missed the cut in his previous two U.S. Certainly, there is evidence to that effect: five scores of 65 or lower, including Thomas' 63 that tied a major championship record. But after two wayward rounds and a missed cut, defending champion Johnson was heading home on Friday resigned to watching the climax of the tournament on TV.
  • Day two ends with four-way tie

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    The ball landed on the front of the green just soft enough that it rolled out 8 feet by the hole. Miller, whose 8-under 63 came in the final round, and Jack Nicklaus (1980, Baltusrol) are the only players to shoot 63 in a U.S. Looking towards the weekend, Casey said all the low scoring on the rain-softened course could abruptly end. "But you can't really compare it considering the width of the courses".
  • Mickey wants Pakistan to expose Indian middle-order

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    Virat Kohli admitted the Indian team craves such big-match situations all the while insisting that Sunday's final against Pakistan is "just another game" for his team. Mister 360 wrote: "There are a few people who would love to be standing in Virat Kohli's shoes this weekend, leading their national team into the final of Champions Trophy , and there is no doubt the captain of India will be relishing the prospect of Sunday's final against Pakistan at The Oval ".
  • Paul Casey rallies after triple bogey to seize US Open lead

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    A U.S. Open short on big names - with a leaderboard that at times seemed like a phonebook of random people - found a bright star under a partially cloudy sky at Erin Hills. A bogey at the extremely hard par-4 fourth hole was the only blip on the front nine and he made the turn at one-over for the day . Though always unsafe, he entered Round 3 at 2-under par.
  • Harman looks for major breakthrough at US Open

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    Johnson birdied his opening two holes of the second round in his bid to first make sure he had a tee time Saturday, and then try to make up ground on the lead. Thomas, decked out in fluorescent pink trousers, was on the move quickly with a birdie-birdie start and had an even hotter finish to his front nine, carding birdies on four-of-five closing holes, including the last three to move to seven-under.
  • India, Pakistan wary of each other

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    His eyes were fixed on March 1. Speaking on the eve of the encounter which is expected to draw in 300 million television viewers in India alone, Kohli remained wary of his side's status as favourites in the match. Pakistan are totally in contrast. With their record in ICC tournaments against India getting worse, thoughts of beating the arch-rivals seem to occupy their mind more than before.
  • Warren Gatland launches defence of his coaching technique amid criticism of 'Warrenball'

    Warren Gatland launches defence of his coaching technique amid criticism of 'Warrenball'

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    Lions coach Warren Gatland stooped to pick up the taki - and the Lions entourage - about 30 men wide - was led back for a second wero and on to the carved meeting house where a mass haka awaited. "And they're all probably still recovering from the flight as well". Wholesale changes were expected after the Lions scraped a 13-7 win over the Provincial Barbarians and just three players involved in that match have been included in the squad to face the Blues .