Kisner clings to PGA lead; Hideki lurks
With those around him dropping shots with regularity, Thomas took full control of the tournament when chipping in for birdie at the par-3 13th and moved three strokes clear with a clutch 10-footer for birdie at the par-3 17th. As for Kisner, he looked a forlorn figure after an erratic back nine which began with a birdie at 10 followed by back-to-back bogeys, although he lifted himself back into the shake-up with birdies at 14 and 15.
Can Ind recover from late blows on day 1?
He has batted well with the tail in the morning session on Day 2. ESPNcricinfo understands that Ashwin is one of those who have been identified as an ideal candidate by Worcestershire with a view to playing the last few weeks of the English season.
Storm stoppage halts hot runs by Day, Matsuyama at PGA
Kiwi golfer Ryan Fox has carded the low round of the US PGA Championship to date , recording a five-under 66 to put himself among the challengers. Among a group of players tied for fourth at five-under is Italian Francesco Molinari, who equalled Matsuyama's 64 in the afternoon group.
Rory McIlroy may have still not won a title in 2017 but he has still been named as the man to beat at this week's USA PGA Championship by one of his major rivals on the tour. It was the lowest final round in four decades at Firestone Country Club and led to a five-shot victory over Zach Johnson. Who is going to win at Quail Hollow? It will also allow for the Ryder Cup to be moved forward slightly from its traditional date in the first week of October, Bevacqua said.
The main card will be broadcast live on PPV. There is a lot of hype surrounding the bout as Jones and Cormier have quite the history. He's got his fat brother in the stands, talking about I'm going to cry. Manuwa and Cormier couldn't be more different, and very little of the game plan Jones has in place for Cormier would be applicable against Manuwa. Saturday night will be about their rivalry, Sunday morning will be about their legacy.
A hit-and-run accident in 2015 tarnished his reputation and cost him his light heavyweight championship. He intends to beat Jon twice and then leave the division, handing Jon the belt back so he can feel what it's like being called a fake champ.
Coverage of England v India in the Women's World Cup final will be shown live on Sky Sports Cricket (Sky channel 404 and Virgin Channel 504) from 10:30am BST. England will be hoping to avenge their loss to India in the opening match of the ICC Women's World Cup last month. Raj has led from the front with 392 runs she is the second-highest run-getter in this World Cup.
Spieth , a two-time major victor, led overnight by three strokes after a birdie on 18, while Kuchar saw his attempt slide by the hole. A birdie on the ninth revived hopes of a title challenge, but the 2014 champion barely escaped a fairway bunker on the 10th on his way to a double-bogey six.
The 29-year-old's brilliant effort took him from four over par to four under, although that was still seven shots behind two-time major victor Spieth, who carded a second bogey-free 65 of the week. Spieth and Kuchar could not swerve each other. He chipped in for par on No. 10, and made eagle on No. 15 when he lashed a three-wood to the center of the green on a 542-yard par-five hole.
OJ Simpson to Plead for Parole in Carson City
A parole board will decide Thursday whether to release him from prison after having served the minimum nine years of his armed robbery sentence . O.J. David Cook, long-time attorney for Goldman's father, Fred Goldman, called his client "the elephant in the room" as Simpson's fate is decided. He was found guilty of charges relating to the theft at gunpoint of sporting memorabilia from a collector.
The White Sox' trade of Jose Quintana to the Cubs for prospects made ideal sense for both sides. White Sox general manager Rick Hahn was at the All-Star Game Fanfest on Tuesday with his younger son when Cubs President Theo Epstein called .
He had not beaten the 12-times grand slam victor since 2013, and had won just twice in 27 matches. I'm so happy to be through. Asked about his injury, Djokovic said: "We'll see". "Those kinds of circumstances don't really help. But there have been times in my career", he said, "where I definitely thought: If had to bet 'Am I going to make a semi?' I probably would have gone, 'No'".
But Paire does still pose a threat, an unorthodox player - that appears to be the theme of the men on the other side of the net from Murray at this Wimbledon - who pushed Murray to three tight sets in Monaco a year ago. Meanwhile, sixth seed Konta has become the first British woman to progress to the last eight since Jo Durie in 1984. "I came through the juniors with all these guys", Federer said.
He is sizzle, and Ainge chose to go with patience. The latest rumor had the C's hot on the trails of the New York Knicks' sensational 21-year-old big man known as the unicorn, Kristaps Porzingis. Nothing materialized because to hear the Celtics tell it, no offer or demand regarding a veteran player was reasonable. "He's going to be a terrific player".
TCU to meet Florida again after 9-2 College World Series win
The Florida baseball team will take on the TCU baseball team at 8 p.m. ET in the College World Series . Louisville's Logan Taylor hit the College World Series' 16th home run, the most since the event moved to TD Ameritrade Park in 2011.
76ers take Fultz, Lakers grab Ball to start NBA draft
The inevitable was made official Thursday night when the 76ers selected Markelle Fultz with the first pick of the National Basketball Association draft. The Phoenix Suns and Sacramento Kings round out the top five. It's De'Aaron Fox, Dennis Smith and the rest of the talented point guards in the class.
Triple H invites Floyd Mayweather & Conor McGregor to Monday Night Raw
The match-up made between Alvarez and Golovkin for September 16 at the T-Mobile Arena has always been one of the sport's most enticing, while critics have questioned the integrity of a contest between mixed-martial-arts star McGregor - who has never boxed professionally - being pitched against one of the sport's all-time greats in Mayweather.
Now we have to think about the next match because we must win. Portugal are making their first appearance at the Confederations Cup as Euro 2016 winners, and open up their tournament against Mexico on Sunday evening in Kazan . The 32-year-old Real Madrid superstar s build-up to the tournament in Russian Federation has been overshadowed after he was this week accused by prosecutors in Spain of defrauding the authorities of 14.7 million euros ($16.5m) in tax through offshore ...
The record was previously held by Johnny Miller who shot a 71 at Oakmont in 1973. "This week I've been working with my coach, just sitting there and thinking, all right, let's go out and try to make a good golf swing and try to make a good putt".
Virat Kohli's mind is not on the big ICC Champions final against Pakistan yet, but the Indian captain said the green shirts were on a high and needs to be respected. Many Indian fans are anxious and a bit nervous regarding the outcome of India-Pakistan final on Sunday. "Don't worry about the India match ". It is perhaps fitting.
For an addition of another 63 runs, the team lost another 5 wickets and before everyone thought that Pakistan will choke to defeat, Sarfraz gave the crucial stand the team needed. Tensions did rise for Pakistan when Babar Azam, Mohammad Hafeez and Ali all fell within 18 runs of one another, and coach Mickey Arthur's side hit a mid-match lull in tempo that threatened to throw off their pursuit.
Warriors' Game 5 win wraps up highly-watched NBA Finals
The Cavaliers went on to win three games in a row to secure the franchise's first title. The opportunity to lead true dynasties don't come along frequently for players; the chance of another opportunity being more enticing than the one the Warriors present may not really exist.
Puck Dynasty: Penguins in historic company after Cup triumph
The home team finally buckled for the first time in this series, and the Penguins emerged as back-to-back Stanley Cup champions after a 2-0 victory. Two championships in succession have put Pittsburgh's tally during the Crosby-Malkin era at three - one more than the team earned in the Lemieux-Jagr era.
Road to back-to-back Stanley Cups not easy for Pittsburgh Penguins
Rinne will still finish with the top save percentage in the playoffs with a.928%, but in the finals, he went only.866% and on the road, it was an abysmal.756%. The Penguins scored the two crucial goals in the last two minutes of the final period. The argument can also be made for Murray, who was injured during the warm-ups of Game 1 against Columbus.
Hicks hits 2 HRs, Montgomery pitches Yankees past O's 8-2
Aaron Nola (3-4) allowed two hits through the first four innings before Kolten Wong led off the fifth for the Cardinals with a double. The Yankees were up 3-1 in the seventh when Angels second baseman Danny Espinosa hit a two-out single to right with Eric Young Jr.
Harry Kane to retain England captaincy for France friendly
England vs Scotland went from a bang average game of football to absolute madness In the space of eight minutes . "If we've got a team in a world final at that age group, why are we looking around the world?", he said . England , who were not impressive overall, remain top of Group F on 14 points while Scotland are in fourth spot on eight points. "We don't beat England very much", said the Scotland great.
Warriors beat Cavs 129-120 to win NBA title
The Warriors defeated the Cleveland Cavaliers 129-120 to win the finals series 4-1. Kyrie Irving added 26 points and J.R. Smith chipped in with 25. "They kept us up all night", Durant said. Q: Kind of looks like deja vu all over again, you guys going back west down 3-1. Whereas the first two games at Oracle were not at all close , in game 3, the Cavs put up an powerful performance that fell just short.
Cavs' best effort not good enough to beat the Warriors
But mostly it's Curry alone, drilling his daily 200 or so three-pointers and assorted shots. Still, Lue, the Cavs' cool-under-pressure coach, believes his team can equal the Warriors' frenetic pace and flip the script as it did in 2016.
Irving saves his best for when Cavs face Finals elimination
The Warriors are primarily looking to make the Cavs play one-on-one and stay at home on Cleveland's shooters. The Warriors won 129. Kevin Durant scored 39 points and Stephen Curry 34 to spark celebrations around Oracle Arena in Oakland .
Defensemen help Penguins play fast in Stanley Cup Final
Pittsburgh Penguins' Bryan Rust (17) celebrates his team's 6-0 victory over the Nashville Predators with goalie Matt Murray (30) after Game 5 of the NHL hockey Stanley Cup Final , Thursday, June 8, 2017, in Pittsburgh . Facing elimination in game six, the Predators defenseman insisted his team will play better in Nashville . The Pens had six different goal scorers, and twelve players had points in the game.
Crosby has Penguins closing in on repeat Stanley Cup
Pittsburgh's big names, led by Sidney Crosby , paced the Penguins in a Game Five rout over Nashville; Kessel, Malkin, Hainsey, Murray and more in Scott Cullen's Statistically Speaking. "We know what they're capable of, and we'll be looking to limit them next game". But Rinne struggled again Thursday in Pittsburgh , a place where he's never started and won in six career games.
Cavs end Warriors perfect postseason run in Game 4
Durant's 3-pointer with 45.3 seconds remaining was the go-ahead basket as the Warriors scored the game's final 11 points. Klay Thompson led Golden State with 21 points in the first half, sinking five-of-seven from 3-point range, while Durant added 16 and Curry 14 off four-of-six 3-point shooting.
Penguins sticking with Murray for Game 5
Conor Sheary, Phil Kessel - just as linemate Malkin predicted - and 35-year-old playoff newbie Ron Hainsey also scored for the Penguins . Goalie Pekka Rinne has raised his level of play while being supported by a defense with a top four of Ryan Ellis , Roman Josi , Mattias Ekholm and P.K.