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Sport Spieth, Koepka set the pace at windy Birkdale
Author: 0 Spieth, Koepka set the pace at windy Birkdale

The early starters at the 146th Open Championship had to endure some hard weather conditions but the three Americans were in fine form on Thursday. The U.S. And then he hit another one. "I think he's got as good a shot as anybody". It's tough to have that feeling this late in the season. He arrived in England fresh from winning the recent Travelers Championship to claim his 10th US PGA Tour title and his second of the year.

Author: 0 5 players to watch out for as India takes on Australia

Australia scored a comfortable eight-wicket win over India in the group stage, chasing down the target of 227 with almost five overs to spare. Unemployment for Australia's women's cricket team is potentially just one match away ahead of Thursday's sudden-death semi-final against India at Derby .

Sport Mets Score Early and Often off Leake, Beat Cardinals 7-3
Author: 0 Mets Score Early and Often off Leake, Beat Cardinals 7-3

Reyes legged it out and Cespedes slid home to give the Mets a 3-2 walk-off win over the St. Louis Cardinals on Thursday afternoon at Citi Field. Cespedes can still dial it up while running as he showed in his second-inning RBI double, but that hustle also led to him losing his breath and being briefly attended to.

Sport Chicago Bears sign first-round QB Mitch Trubisky
Author: 0 Chicago Bears sign first-round QB Mitch Trubisky

Trubisky signed his rookie contract on Wednesday, a four-year deal that includes a club option for the fifth year. The NFL allows teams to bring in rookies one week before the report date, and the Bears, for the first time, will take advantage of the extra time given to familiarize their first-year players.

Author: 0 White House confirms Trump-Putin secret meeting in Germany

Putin, in fact, was seated next to Trump's wife Melania, as video of the event shows. The only version of what was discussed was provided to White House officials by Mr Trump himself, as there were no other United States aides present at the conversation .

Sport Daniel Sturridge is loving the pre-season vibe
Author: 0 Daniel Sturridge is loving the pre-season vibe

Having followed Salah's career at both club and global levels, his new manager is eager to adapt the 25-year-old's skills into the Liverpool setup. "Unfortunately he was not ready to train, but he looked good, [the injury] looks good and so now he should be fine when we get back". The newspaper says the 23-year-old has said his goodbye's to team mates and left City's warm weather training camp in Portugal to finalise his move to Anfield.

Author: 0 Manchester United open talks with Marco Verratti's representatives

Tuttomercatoweb has alleged that the Red Devils had sent scout Jose Mayorga to watch Verratti in the flesh throughout last term, and that he has already held talks with the Italy internationa's team about a move to the Premier League. And according to Italian journalist Alfredo Pedulla , Verratti is considering changing his agent to Raiola, who has a very close relationship with United.

Sport Rory McIlroy: 'I don't need to win'
Author: 0 Rory McIlroy: 'I don't need to win'

The Spaniard has been in strong form this year-he hasn't missed a single cut and has only finished outside the top 20 in four of the 11 PGA Tour competitions he has participated in, one of which was his T21 finish at the U.S. But, yeah, no, it's down to business [nowadays]. But I want to win. "A second Open Championship isn't going to change my life". The four-time major victor has twice been sidelined with a rib problem.

Sport Ex-NFL Player James Hardy III's Cause of Death Revealed
Author: 0 Ex-NFL Player James Hardy III's Cause of Death Revealed

A cause of death has been found in the death of former in wide receiver James Hardy . According to a report in the Indianapolis Star , "an employee with the city's water filtration plant found Hardy's body as he walked along the catwalk on his regular rounds".

Sport Ezekiel Elliott Involved in Bar Altercation That Left Man Hospitalized
Author: 0 Ezekiel Elliott Involved in Bar Altercation That Left Man Hospitalized

The Dallas Police Department released a statement about the incident, but did not name Elliot. No arrests were made and no one was listed on the incident report as a suspect. "I don't want to speculate about any decisions from the league or any potential injury or lack of having a player available", Jones said. "Certainly Zeke is evolving and being subject to needing to learn how to deal with the media and social media the way it is today".

Sport Chicago White Sox to call up Yoan Moncada
Author: 0 Chicago White Sox to call up Yoan Moncada

Even with that word of caution, White Sox fans should still be thrilled with this development. The Chicago White Sox announced Wednesday that they will recall top prospect Yoan Moncada from Triple-A Charlotte after shipping Todd Frazier , David Robertson and Tommy Kahnle to the New York Yankees in a blockbuster deal Tuesday.

Sport Chris Christie booed after catching foul ball at Mets game
Author: 0 Chris Christie booed after catching foul ball at Mets game

And Christie even had a beach - read this for information on Christie's "Beachgate" - zinger made at his expense. The New Jersey governor, 54, was relentlessly booed at Tuesday's St. Turns out closing beaches and then going to said beaches while they're closed is a bad way to win fans. "Good to see he got from the beach chair to the ballpark", said one commentator, referencing the recent beach scandal, according to the Daily Mail .

Sport Man City ahead of Chelsea in the race to sign Madrid star
Author: 0 Man City ahead of Chelsea in the race to sign Madrid star

Other clubs have a lot of players they want to sell, loan, it's really hard, but until the August 31 we have a chance. "We are talking to three or four players - with the next three, four, five years in mind". "I said many times last season and I have not changed a word of what I said". "He's our player, he will remain here". Guardiola said: "Kelechi's a young player".

Sport Mayawati quitting Rajya Sabha exposes her `theatrical' nature: BJP
Author: 0 Mayawati quitting Rajya Sabha exposes her `theatrical' nature: BJP

When Ram Nath Kovind a Dalit leader was announced as the NDA candidate for the Presidential Poll everyone was aware of the fact that Mayawati would make a counter move taking advantage of this situation. Mayawati said that the leaders of the United Progressive Alliance (UPA) were urging them not to resign and said that the house needs them to keep things firmly in order.

Sport Chelsea announce Alvaro Morata deal with Real Madrid
Author: 0 Chelsea announce Alvaro Morata deal with Real Madrid

Chelsea have agreed a deal to sign Real Madrid and Spain striker Álvaro Morata , the club announced on Wednesday. The 24-year-old Spain global is set to arrive after the Stamford Bridge club missed out on re-signing Romelu Lukaku , who joined Manchester United from Everton for an initial £75m.

Sport Yankees trade isn't really about Todd Frazier
Author: 0 Yankees trade isn't really about Todd Frazier

This was supposed to be a rebuilding year of sorts, with young players like Aaron Judge , Gary Sanchez and Clint Frazier getting used to the grind of a full season while New York's well-stocked farm system matures. The 30th ranked prospect in all of baseball by MLB.com, Rutherford adds to a growing White Sox farm system that's been stocked with talent since the team chose to go the rebuilding route.

Sport Former Florida DE Dante Fowler Jr. arrested
Author: 0 Former Florida DE Dante Fowler Jr. arrested

ET on Tuesday. According to the police report, Fowler, 22, punched a guy and broke his glasses after after a verbal argument. The Jaguars acknowledged the arrest in a statement that was a little bit longer than the standard cookie-cutter comment issued by National Football League teams, which means they're slightly more mad than usual.

Sport Chargers' Mike Williams likely to start camp on PUP list
Author: 0 Chargers' Mike Williams likely to start camp on PUP list

Williams has been dealing with a herniated disk and recently received a second epidural treatment. "This may be a lot more serious than people thought", said one source familiar with the injury. In each of the last two seasons, the Los Angeles Chargers have lost their No. 1 wide receiver - Keenan Allen - to a season-ending injury early in the year.

Sport The Tigers officially trade JD Martinez to the Diamondbacks for prospects
Author: 0 The Tigers officially trade JD Martinez to the Diamondbacks for prospects

He bolsters a D-Backs lineup anchored by Paul Goldschmidt. Martinez, a 29-year-old right-handed hitter, got a late start to the season because of a sprain in his right foot. None of the three players Arizona sent to Detroit were among its top three prospects. Lugo, 22, was acquired from Toronto two seasons ago in a deal for Cliff Pennington and was rated by mlb.com as the organization's fourth-ranked prospect.

Sport Alabama's Fitzpatrick, Auburn's Carlson Named to Wuerffel Watch List
Author: 0 Alabama's Fitzpatrick, Auburn's Carlson Named to Wuerffel Watch List

Ross is tied for 15th in school history (with his position coach Darrin Chiaverini) with 97 receptions, and is 21st in receiving yards with 1,113. He set school season marks for receptions (95), yards (1,434) and touchdown receptions (14), shattering the records held by former Tigers and National Football League great Isaac Bruce.

Sport Liverpool close in on Robertson
Author: 0 Liverpool close in on Robertson

Liverpool are close to completing the £8million signing of Andy Robertson from Hull City after he left the Championship club's training camp in Portugal to agree terms. The 23-year-old has 15 worldwide caps for Scotland, scoring one goal against England at Celtic Park that same year. The 23-year-old has played 15 times for Scotland since his senior debut in 2014, scoring his only goal to date against England at Celtic Park that same year.

Sport Wimbledon: Champion supreme Federer vows to return and defend his crown
Author: 0 Wimbledon: Champion supreme Federer vows to return and defend his crown

Roger Federer has won a record 18 Grand Slam singles titles, the highest that a male tennis player has ever won. "At the US Open he played unreal there against me", Federer said. "I always believed I could come back and do it again, and if you believe you can go really, really far in your life, and I think I did that, and I'm happy", Federer said after his historic win.

Sport No messing from Wenger as he makes Arsenal stance clear to Alexis
Author: 0 No messing from Wenger as he makes Arsenal stance clear to Alexis

The British source have mentioned that the Ligue 1 champions do not want to sell their prized asset but Wenger is not ready to give up and will push to get his man. Alexis Sanchez's agent reportedly met with Paris Saint-Germain last week amid uncertainty over his long-term future at Arsenal . And the Arsenal stalwart finally ended all speculation when he penned a two-year deal at the Emirates Stadium - which Wenger believes will help his side move forward next season.

Sport Neymar accepts PSG's €222m offer, set for Barca exit
Author: 0 Neymar accepts PSG's €222m offer, set for Barca exit

In Deulofeu's favored positions on the wing were both Lionel Messi and Neymar . Esporte Interativo claims he's been feeling alone in Barcelona because of the lack of compatriots. Yet is he in line to potentially play against them, next season? For awhile, it looked like Barcelona was a poor fit for the former Everton misfit.

Sport Panthers Gettleman Firing Traces To Josh Norman, Greg Olsen, Thomas Davis?
Author: 0 Panthers Gettleman Firing Traces To Josh Norman, Greg Olsen, Thomas Davis?

Possible candidates include Trent Kirchner, who works in the Seattle Seahawks ' front office, Ryan Cowden with the Tennessee Titans and Mark Koncz as an internal candidate, according to the Charlotte Observer . Now it looks like everyone's getting what they wanted. The Panthers are now negotiating contracts with veterans Thomas Davis and Greg Olsen . There had been rumblings that all was not well with Gettleman and owner Jerry Richardson stemming from allowing star CB Josh Norman to ...

Sport I don't understand why Chelsea let Salah go - Klopp
Author: 0 I don't understand why Chelsea let Salah go - Klopp

Salah joined Chelsea in 2014 and struggled to make a mark, scoring twice in 19 appearances before being loaned out to Italy's Fiorentina and then moving to Roma in 2015, where he was directly involved in 58 goals in 83 matches for the club.

Author: 0 Trump team sending mixed messages on Qatar and Gulf crisis

Saudi Arabia , the UAE, Bahrain and a number of other countries cut off diplomatic ties with Qatar in June, one week after the Arab Islamic American Summit in Riyadh , when the Qatari news agency posted a speech on behalf of the country's emir in support of Iran .

Sport Paul Pierce Signs Celtics Contract to Officially Retire with Franchise
Author: 0 Paul Pierce Signs Celtics Contract to Officially Retire with Franchise

His return to the Celtics practice facility on Monday included a amusing moment, with Pierce arriving in an Inglewood (California) High School T-shirt and Brooklyn Nets practice shorts. The organization as well as the city took him in and made him one of their own, Pierce added in the release. "We're honored that Paul has chosen to retire as a Celtic".

Sport Julian Edelman shares apology letter from professor who doubted him
Author: 0 Julian Edelman shares apology letter from professor who doubted him

Edelman's English 100 professor at College of San Mateo, which he attended for a year before transferring to Kent State, wrote to apologize for dismissing his former student's National Football League aspirations. I've been wanting to write to you for, oh, what seems like a thousand years, to apologize to you for a flippant comment I made to you that semester. I don't thing it fazed you, frankly, but whenever I think back on it, I feel bad, not because you proved me wrong, but because I ...