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admin 23rd July 2018

The 35-year-old held off an early surge from playing partner Woods and overhauled the back-pedaling defending champion Jordan Spieth to clinch the historic Claret Jug at Carnoustie Sunday. Molinari, the world No.15, kept his nerve in the circus surrounding the reborn Woods to win by two shots on a sun-baked, breezy afternoon on Scotland’s east […]

admin 23rd July 2018

CARNOUSTIE, Scotland (Reuters) – Not so long ago they were saying he was washed up, finished, but for a spell on Sunday it seemed as if Tiger Woods was ready to shove the words of his critics right back down their throats. Jul 22, 2018; Carnoustie, Angus, SCT; Tiger Woods hits his tee shot on […]

admin 23rd July 2018

PHOENIX — Rockies manager Bud Black says his increasingly confident team is playing its best baseball of the season. “We can play with anybody,” he reiterated again Sunday morning before the Rockies were whipped 6-1 by Zack Greinke and the Diamondbacks. “But we all know it’s a long season, so you just have to keep […]

admin 23rd July 2018

Updated July 23, 2018 13:49:32 Photo: The New Zealand women’s rugby sevens team has not lost to Australia since January. (AP: Jeff Chiu) Australia’s women’s sevens coach John Manenti is confident his troops will stick around as they plot the demise of a rampant New Zealand ahead of Tokyo’s 2020 Olympics. Manenti took the reigns […]

admin 23rd July 2018

In the latest bizarre medical development for the baffling New York Mets, ace pitcher Noah Syndergaard is headed back to the disabled list after contracting hand-foot-and-mouth disease. The team figures it’s likely Syndergaard caught the contagious virus when he made an appearance at a baseball camp for kids last Thursday during the All-Star break. Mets […]

admin 23rd July 2018

Sky’s Gianni Moscon has been thrown out of the Tour for hitting another rider. Photo: PA One setback for his Sky team was losing Italian teammate Gianni Moscon who was ejected from the Tour for taking a swing at French rider Elie Gesbert (Fortuneo-Samsic) early in the stage. The absence of Moscon – who was […]

admin 22nd July 2018

Tony Sparano was entering his third season as Minnesota Vikings offensive line coach. Former Miami Dolphins head coach Tony Sparano, who spent nearly two decades in coaching positions for nine different NFL franchises, has died. He was 56. The Minnesota Vikings announced Sunday that Sparano had “unexpectedly” passed away earlier that morning. Sparano was entering […]

admin 22nd July 2018

Of all the storylines to watch as Major League Baseball begins the second half of the 2018 season, the most interesting might be whether the Seattle Mariners can hold on to their current position in the standings — and, in the process, end the longest active postseason drought in major professional sports. (The Mariners earned […]

admin 22nd July 2018

Comprehensive victories over Mexico (57-0) and Ireland (45-0) handed the Black Ferns a semifinal clash with host USA. That proved to be the greatest challenge of the weekend. Trailing at halftime after two tries from Eagles’ Naya Tapper, New Zealand scored three in the second period to win 26-21. ‘);$vidEndSlate.removeClass(‘video__end-slate–inactive’).addClass(‘video__end-slate–active’);}};CNN.autoPlayVideoExist = (CNN.autoPlayVideoExist === true) ? […]