• Woods, McIlroy share lead for first time on PGA Tour
Woods, McIlroy share lead for first time on PGA Tour

For Europe, Justin Rose, Henrik Stenson and Alex Noren shot 66s, while man of the moment Bryson DeChambeau shot 67. Fourteen-time major victor Woods jumped out of the gates after teeing off the 10th hole, bagging three birdies in his first four holes before a stunning second shot from 220 metres into the par-5 16th hole.

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  • Missouri college plans to strip athletes of Nike branding over Kaepernick controversy
Missouri college plans to strip athletes of Nike branding over Kaepernick controversy

Nike's ad, which was tweeted by Kaepernick on Wednesday, features the likes of LeBron James and Serena Williams as Kaepernick narrates. "But I think it's a bad message that they're sending and the objective of them doing it, maybe there's a reason for them doing it", Trump offered The Daily Caller in passing.

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  • Liverpool fans won't want to hear Neymar's Premier League prediction
Liverpool fans won't want to hear Neymar's Premier League prediction

Maurizio Sarri's men have had a fine start to the season. Watford moved above Manchester City into third place in the Premier League after inflicting the first defeat of the season on Tottenham. "We can improve, of course". "Like I say, we have more of the ball so for me it's not bad". The win continued a theme of profitable outings un...

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  • Osaka powers into semi-finals with Tsurenko thrashing
Osaka powers into semi-finals with Tsurenko thrashing

It was a much different outcome from 2014 when the big-hitting Cilic floored the Japanese counter-puncher 6-3 6-3 6-3 to claim the US title. But her killer instinct sets her apart. Serena Williams faces Anastasija Sevastova in the other semifinal. Don't expect Williams to retire until she's got No. 25 in the bag. "I feel like that's one thing I...

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  • Jorginho loving Premier League, but hopes for Serie A return 'one day'
Jorginho loving Premier League, but hopes for Serie A return 'one day'

Eusebio Di Francesco who has so far only overseen one win in three Serie A fixtures is facing a tricky run of fixtures after the worldwide break, including a Champions League group opener against European champions Real Madrid as well as a Rome Derby against arch-rivals Lazio.

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  • UEFA Nations League - how it all works
UEFA Nations League - how it all works

Ahead of the opening games, we have detailed how it will be formatted, when the matches will take place and why results will matter. Countries are split into groups across four leagues. Northern Ireland, Slovakia, Sweden, Ukraine, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Czech Republic, Turkey, Austria and Russian Federation make up the remaining nine sides in Le...

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  • Le’Veon Bell’s Status For Week 1 Has Reportedly Been Decided
Le’Veon Bell’s Status For Week 1 Has Reportedly Been Decided

Steelers guard Ramon Foster didn't hold back when talking about Bell on Wednesday, telling reporters that Bell " doesn't give a damn ". "He's making seven times what I make, twice as much as Al (Villanueva) is making, and we're the guys who do it for him", Foster added.

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  • Stephens looks to Asia after US Open exit
Stephens looks to Asia after US Open exit

Whoever gets through Friday will have yet another major challenge on their hands in Sunday's final where either Novak Djokovic or Kei Nishikori will await. The 36-year-old American did not compete in NY a year ago, because she gave birth to her daughter during the tournament. "I think that's what happened today", said Stephens, who said she has bee...

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  • Harbaugh to Edwards after critical tweets:
Harbaugh to Edwards after critical tweets: "Come after me"

I apologize as a former student athlete and NCAA analyst. "If my brother were on a team and I was giving you theories about that team, I think you would wonder where I was getting that information", Jamie told Stanley. "No. 1, first of all, (what he said) is not true". "The tweet came during the game based on what was happening in the game, and...

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  • Denmark scrambles together new squad, coach amid pay dispute
Denmark scrambles together new squad, coach amid pay dispute

Denmark's midfielder Christian Eriksen (R) celebrates with teammates after scoring a goal during the Russian Federation 2018 World Cup Group C football match between Denmark and Australia at the Samara Arena in Samara on June 21, 2018. Last year, the women's team boycotted a World Cup qualifier with Sweden over a pay dispute. "On behalf of the ...

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  • How to Watch Serena Williams vs. Karolina Pliskova
How to Watch Serena Williams vs. Karolina Pliskova

Williams roared when she fought off Kanepi pressure in the opening game of the decider and pulled away, finishing the match with a tally of 47 winners, including 18 aces. From there, Williams smacked an ace at 118 miles per hour, followed by a service victor at 113 miles per hour to go up 3-0, and that essentially was that.

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  • Serena Williams defeated Karolina Pliskova at US Open
Serena Williams defeated Karolina Pliskova at US Open

That was the blueprint Williams followed Tuesday to fight her way back from down 3-1 in the first set and save three break points to take the game and keep fighting. Pliskova broke back with Williams double faulting at 30-40 down. She will meet Anastasija Sevastova for the first time in the semi-finals after the Latvian dumped defending champio...

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  • Nick Kyrgios in awe as Roger Federer ends his US Open hopes
Nick Kyrgios in awe as Roger Federer ends his US Open hopes

Serving to stay in the match at 4-5, the Australian handed Federer an opening, which he duly took, pouncing on only his second break point of the match to snatch the first set like a thief in the night. "I was probably embarrassing my mum and dad and sisters too much, and they kind of stamped that out", said the Australian. "I think to play fai...

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  • Naomi Osaka reaches first Grand Slam quarter-final
Naomi Osaka reaches first Grand Slam quarter-final

Osaka will face either 14th-seeded Madison Keys or No. 30 Carla Suarez Navarro in the first major semifinal appearance for a Japanese woman since Date reached the final four at Wimbledon in 1996. "I was just really happy when I won". "Unfortunately during this tournament I had many issues with my health, and today was not my day obviously"....

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  • Sharapova defined his defeat within the US Open
Sharapova defined his defeat within the US Open

She will next meet the No. 14 seed and last year's runner-up Madison Keys , who improved to 4-0 career against No. 29 seed Dominika Cibulkova after a 6-1, 6-3 win. She also surprised Stevens with more drop shots when compared to their previous matchups. Sharapova, who put in a disappointing performance which made her night session record stand a...

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  • Mourinho jokes about high cost for Man United to fire him
Mourinho jokes about high cost for Man United to fire him

Manchester United's rocky start to their third season under Jose Mourinho has already heaped some early pressure on the Portuguese boss. "He knows what he is doing", Matic said , via the Guardian . "We've got to be honest with ourselves, we've got a squad where one injury or one knock in certain positions and we're in trouble". We have to...

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  • Seahawks safety Earl Thomas ends holdout in time to face Broncos
Seahawks safety Earl Thomas ends holdout in time to face Broncos

Schefter's report is the first evidence of Seattle being offered at least a second-rounder for Thomas, who will turn 30 next May 7. Carroll also acknowledged a report the Seahawks will waive all the fines Thomas has incurred by not showing up to OTAs, training camp and the preseason by saying it is an internal manner and he won't be sharing t...

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  • 'General' Henderson signs new contract with Liverpool
'General' Henderson signs new contract with Liverpool

Outspoken Napoli president Aurelio De Laurentiis has said he will complain to UEFA about the Champions League draw that saw them pitted in the same group as PSG and Liverpool . I want to be here for as long as I can be. "He takes nothing for granted and strives to learn and be better for his team at all times." he added. Henderson was one ...

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  • Roger Federer exits US Open, denied Djokovic match-up
Roger Federer exits US Open, denied Djokovic match-up

Federer said he did not regret his decision to invite Millman to come and train with him after the Australian had suffered a first round loss at Roland Garros. "He maybe comes from one of the most humid places on earth, Brisbane!" There was little sign of what was in store for the five-times champion when he took the first set easily, before wo...

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  • Rafael Nadal defeats Dominic Thiem in US Open quarter-final
Rafael Nadal defeats Dominic Thiem in US Open quarter-final

Even like this, I had a very lucky first set. Asked about that at his news conference, Thiem said with a chuckle: "Well, I don't think he's really sorry". Thiem did not relent, however, and kept hammering away from the baseline to earn a chance to serve for the third set up 5-4. The final result was 0-6, 6-4, 7-5, 6 (4) -7 and 7-6 (5) in 4 h...

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