Furyk shoots record 58

He was a fan favorite at Congressional Country Club, and he played with the poise of a champion, sealing the victory with superb clutch shots down the stretch. The five other professional Golfers who have shot 59 include Stuart Appleby (2010), Paul G... More..

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by | Monday, August 08, 2016

Carlin charges into 400m freestyle final with personal best

The NBC analyst criticized for calling the coach of Hungarian swimmer Katinka Hosszu "the guy responsible" for her turnaround says it is impossible to tell Hosszu's story without crediting him. I've never wante...More..

Rockies close wild-card gap with 12-6 win over Marlins
by | Monday, August 08, 2016

Rockies close wild-card gap with 12-6 win over Marlins

Suzuki came to bat again in the ninth but grounded out to pitcher Scott Oberg. Oberg fielded the one-hopper and dropped the ball as he turned toward second base for a possible forceout. Suzuki stayed in the g...More..

by | Monday, August 08, 2016

LEADING OFF: O's vs Jays for 1st place, Davis goes for MRI

The Blue Jays' Aaron Sanchez has won his last 10 decisions, including two versus Baltimore, and opposes Chris Tillman , a 14-game victor who struggles against Toronto - especially at the Rogers Centre where he...More..

by | Monday, August 08, 2016

Australia rivalry highlights 1st night in Olympic pool

Michael Phelps carries the flag of the United States during the opening ceremony for the 2016 Summer Olympics in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, Friday, Aug. 5, 2016. "It's just insane that I've been able to swim two s...More..

by | Monday, August 08, 2016

Jose Mourinho dedicates Community Shield win to Louis van Gaal

Manchester United will look to rebound from another disappointing season in which they finished fifth in the Premier League. I can not tell you that we are going to start the season at 100 miles per hour. "Slow...More..

by | Monday, August 08, 2016

Hamilton Is Now 19 Points Clear Of Rosberg Post German GP

But the German's title prospects were further dented at Hockenheim when a bad start from pole position was compounded by a penalty for forcing Max Verstappen off the track when he sought to overtake the Red B...More..

Hayne back in National Rugby League but can't help new team
by | Monday, August 08, 2016

Hayne back in National Rugby League but can't help new team

And all eyes were on Hayne who proved to be popular among the crowd, with the superstar coming off the interchange bench to a huge cheer in the 28th minute. The absence of injured playmaker Tyrone Roberts could...More..

by | Monday, August 08, 2016

American women rout Senegal 121-56 to start chase for gold

The Americans scored their most points ever in beating Senegal 121-56 on Sunday while also notching their largest margin of victory in the Olympics , topping a 60-point win over Zaire in 1996 in Atlanta. "We a...More..

by | Monday, August 08, 2016

Ibrahimovic heads winner for Man United in Community Shield

First official game, we play for the trophy and we win, that's what it's all about, winning trophies. "I know I did something which is not nice to do which is replace Mata, but he's happy now", he said. The 2...More..

by | Monday, August 08, 2016

Mariners, Iwakuma throttle Red Sox

Kimbrel replaced Abad and retired Robinson Cano on a ground out to second base with runners at first and second. "I don't know. He's a really good player". He worked around single walks in each of the first two...More..

by | Monday, August 08, 2016

Dutch rider Van Der Breggen wins thrilling women's road race

The same descent claimed several other riders in the men's race, though it appeared that van Vleuten was the only rider in the women's field who crashed hard on it. It was van der Breggen who pipped Johansson t...More..

Jitu Rai Finishes Eighth in Men's 10m Air Pistol
by | Monday, August 08, 2016

Jitu Rai Finishes Eighth in Men's 10m Air Pistol

Rio de Janeiro: Pistol man Jitu Rai flattered to deceive as he finished eighth in the Men's 10m air pistol event at the Olympics here on Saturday. While Bokhanal entered the quarter-finals of the men's single ...More..

by | Monday, August 08, 2016

Rio Olympics: India women's archery team to take on Russia in quarters

The Indian women would strive to keep their arrows on target in the individual elimination matches from August 8, with the final fixed for the early hours of August 12. Needing 28 points off the final three arr...More..

Chris Froome almost misses registration for Olympic road race
by | Monday, August 08, 2016

Chris Froome almost misses registration for Olympic road race

Perhaps only Stephen Cummings would compare the road race at the Olympics Games to an egg and spoon competition. Chris Froome has played down his chances of gold on day one of the Rio Olympics, while simu...More..

by | Sunday, August 07, 2016

Most young whites think Clinton broke law

And although these audience members remained mostly impartial (the journalists' careers demanded it, though there were some public relations people in the audience who cheered) they also represent two key demog...More..

by | Sunday, August 07, 2016

Mourinho Will Not Be Drawn On Pogba

Juventus manager Massimiliano Allegri has said there is "no point" in talking about a replacement for Paul Pogba , adding that the France global would be back in training with the club on Monday. He said: "W...More..

Moussa Sissoko
by | Sunday, August 07, 2016

Moussa Sissoko "flattered" by link to Real Madrid

Real Madrid is one of the best clubs in the world. The future of Newcastle United midfielder Moussa Sissoko has been open to plenty of speculation this summer. The likes of Arsenal and Liverpool have also sh...More..

Rio 2016 French Gymnast Suffers Brutal Leg Break
by | Sunday, August 07, 2016

Rio 2016 French Gymnast Suffers Brutal Leg Break

The 26-year-old Ait Said snapped the lower part of his left leg after landing badly while competing in the vault in the Rio Olympic Arena. The ordeal was captured LIVE on TV and reports claim that the sound o...More..

by | Sunday, August 07, 2016

New York Mets Acquire Jon Niese Minutes Before Deadline

Just 29, the veteran slugger was having a monster offensive season in Cincinnati, hitting.265 with 25 home runs, 22 doubles and a National League-leading 80 RBIs in 97 games. Herrera made some appearances last ...More..

by | Sunday, August 07, 2016

Karate, baseball among five new sports approved for Tokyo Olympics

Members backed the proposal unanimously, meaning 33 sports will be contested at the Games in four years time. He further stated that the Tokyo 2020's balanced proposal meets all the objectives of the Olympic...More..

by | Sunday, August 07, 2016

Trump's Wife Denies Breaking Visa Rules

However, Mrs Trump has since downplayed the allegations, reiterating she was "at all times in compliance with the immigration laws of this country". If she was paid to work in the US while on a visitor visa, Kn...More..

Harrison wants more record-breaking feats
by | Sunday, August 07, 2016

Harrison wants more record-breaking feats

The six-time Olympic champion clocked 19.89 seconds - 0.15 ahead of Panama's Alonso Edward in second. "I'll have to do that in Rio and hopefully get myself back up to speed", he informed. "I definitely feel o...More..

by | Sunday, August 07, 2016

Hope Solo to appear in 200th game, a first for a goalkeeper

She'll be the first goalkeeper in history to reach the milestone in global play - no small feat. She took heat - from her teammates and others - for criticizing her coach's decision to bench her in favour of Br...More..

by | Sunday, August 07, 2016

Yankees, Cubs working on Aroldis Chapman for Gleyber Torres deal

McKinney hasn't hit as well as planned at AA Tennessee, but he was still ranked a top 100 prospect before this season by Baseball Prospectus and MLB.com, and becomes one of the Yankees' top five or six prospec...More..

PGA Insider: Phil Mickelson in own head after recent success
by | Sunday, August 07, 2016

PGA Insider: Phil Mickelson in own head after recent success

Keep the pedal down'". Kerry Haigh, chief championships officer of the PGA of America, said the third-round forecast was largely the same as it was for the first and the second rounds Thursday and Friday, and...More..

Neymar thwarted as 10-man South Africa holds Brazil
by | Sunday, August 07, 2016

Neymar thwarted as 10-man South Africa holds Brazil

The host team had a hard time finding a breakthrough against South Africa despite holding the advantage in shots and possession. "Hopefully in this next game the ball will go in and we can get the victory". I...More..

Barack Obama makes mass commutation of 214 offenders
by | Sunday, August 07, 2016

Barack Obama makes mass commutation of 214 offenders

Artis Sangria McGraw, from Saluda in SC, was sentenced to 22 and a half years in prison with five years of supervised release in September of 2002. The president has worked to reform the US criminal justice...More..

by | Saturday, August 06, 2016

Guardiola admits interest in two big-money signings for City

Stones, 22, joined Premier League Everton from Barnsley for 3 million pounds in 2013 after only a handful of appearances for the Championship club. "You know, I know, everyone knows we would like to have hi...More..

GST to boost GDP by 2%, attract foreign investors: Industry leaders
by | Saturday, August 06, 2016

GST to boost GDP by 2%, attract foreign investors: Industry leaders

But Prime Minister Narendra Modi's right-wing Bharatiya Janata Party has faced criticism over the slow pace of the reforms it promised ahead of the last election in 2014. After Parliament, the bill will then go...More..

by | Saturday, August 06, 2016

Murray thrilled to be Rio flag bearer

I feel pretty emotional, proud and humbled about it all. "They were telling me put the flag here, but the flag is huge, so as soon as I moved it, it was covering someone's face, and last night didn't go so well...More..

by | Saturday, August 06, 2016

Baseball, Softball Added to 2020 Olympics

A recommendation to introduce the five sports was unanimously backed by all 90 International Olympic Committee members on Wednesday. "This is really exciting for us, and something we've been waiting for since...More..

by | Saturday, August 06, 2016

War of words: Usain Bolt hits back at 'disrespectful' Justin Gatlin

I always love competing here. "I could feel the rust, I definitely needed races and that's why I was sad that I didn't get to compete at my trials because I needed these races". The 30-year-old, back at the ...More..

by | Saturday, August 06, 2016

Rio 2016: Russian weightlifting team banned from Olympics after doping scandal

CAS said in a statement on Saturday: "The ad hoc division of the Court of Arbitration for Sport at the Rio 2016 Olympic Games has registered its first procedures". More than 100, however, have been barred - i...More..

by | Saturday, August 06, 2016

IOC members reject 'nuclear option', bash anti-doping agency

The bans have caused some last-minute reshuffling of the Rio rowing programme, after FISA said the six eligible Russian athletes could form one four-man crew. "This decision is about justice", Bach said during ...More..

Nishikori beats Wawrinka to reach Toronto final
by | Friday, August 05, 2016

Nishikori beats Wawrinka to reach Toronto final

Give me Djokovic to win yet another title. His four Canadian titles rank as the second-most by any man, behind Ivan Lendl. Overall, however, the first set was far from ugly. He only had five aces, but Nishi...More..

EOC supports International Olympic Committee decision on Russian athletes
by | Friday, August 05, 2016

EOC supports International Olympic Committee decision on Russian athletes

The IOC said after an executive board teleconference it will leave the final decision on Russians to compete at the August 5-21 Games to the global sports federations. Russian Sports Minister Vitaly Mutko des...More..

EOC supports International Olympic Committee decision on Russian athletes
by | Friday, August 05, 2016

EOC supports International Olympic Committee decision on Russian athletes

The IOC said after an executive board teleconference it will leave the final decision on Russians to compete at the August 5-21 Games to the global sports federations. Russian Sports Minister Vitaly Mutko des...More..

by | Friday, August 05, 2016

Olympics 2016: What Was Your Favorite Moment From Rio's Unofficial Day 1?

While a labor dispute simmers at home, the USA women's national soccer team is set to travel across Brazil as the favorite to win its fourth straight Olympic gold medal. We don't see New Zealand scoring a...More..

by | Friday, August 05, 2016

'Zika' chants don't bother US goalkeeper Hope Solo

But she seems to be brushing it off. Speaking after the match, she took the ridicule in her stride: "I'm glad the fans had fun". The photos have attracted nearly 13,000 comments - many of them abusive posts...More..

by | Friday, August 05, 2016

Trump for good relations with Russia, China

He also said Putin was "not going to go into Ukraine", prompting a rebuke from Clinton adviser Jake Sullivan. "They're together." In fact, they're doing naval exercises together someplace. The United States h...More..

Tim Kaine's Donald Trump impersonation at DNC 2016
by | Friday, August 05, 2016

Tim Kaine's Donald Trump impersonation at DNC 2016

Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton chose Kaine of Virginia, as her running mate last week, opting for a partner at the November 8 election who has wide experience in public service to draw a contra...More..

Nick Foles: Schefter: Chiefs 'sleeper' to sign Nick Foles
by | Friday, August 05, 2016

Nick Foles: Schefter: Chiefs 'sleeper' to sign Nick Foles

But it seems the quarterback's ties with Reid were stronger than the allure of backing up Tony Romo . However, Reid didn't get to see his plan through because he was sacked in Philly after the 2012 season. W...More..

US House races highlight Michigan primary
by | Thursday, August 04, 2016

US House races highlight Michigan primary

Also in the mix is Republican Jack Bergman of Watersmeet, a retired lieutenant general in the U.S. Marines who says he is no "career politician" like the other GOP candidates. "They are seeing trade deals that ...More..

Swansea Reject £10m Everton Bid for Captain Ashley Williams
by | Thursday, August 04, 2016

Swansea Reject £10m Everton Bid for Captain Ashley Williams

Swansea City have confirmed that they have rejected Everton's bid for captain Ashley Williams. With 65 caps to his name, he is by no means lacking in experience, and this would certainly appeal to Koeman ahea...More..

Celtic will not face a defensive Astana side, says Stanimir Stoilov
by | Thursday, August 04, 2016

Celtic will not face a defensive Astana side, says Stanimir Stoilov

Brendan Rodgers has said he would have no hesitation in handing Kolo Toure his Celtic debut against Astana. "But we aim to show that it is our pitch, we have to own the pitch and we need to get the result"....More..

by | Wednesday, August 03, 2016

Big deal in Texas as Rangers snag 2 All-Stars

Three players from those deals have already appeared in the majors this year. The AL West-leading Rangers made two major moves. If the Rangers scuffle and miss the playoffs, the trade will likely be remembere...More..

by | Wednesday, August 03, 2016

Darmian: Why Ibrahimovic will be good for Man Utd

Rooney has already been impressed by Mourinho's training sessions but has equally been just as impressed with his man-management skills. The midfielder said all United's players would be able to learn from wo...More..

Red Sox to call up top prospect Benintendi
by | Wednesday, August 03, 2016

Red Sox to call up top prospect Benintendi

The reasoning? His well-rounded game that features five average or better tools - including plus grades for his hit and speed tools. The Mariners led 1-0 and had runners at second and third with one out, and ...More..

Cowboys LB Rolando McClain Abusing Codeine And Is 40 Pounds Overweight
by | Wednesday, August 03, 2016

Cowboys LB Rolando McClain Abusing Codeine And Is 40 Pounds Overweight

McClain violated the league's Substance of Abuse Policy, which has him on thin ice with the Cowboys. But those who care about him are more concerned about him parting ways with his substance abuse. "We just don...More..