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Looking ahead to this year's tournament, Johnson said he was looking forward to being back in the field, but expects a tough challenge on the course , which at 7,741 yards is the longest is major championship history. Rose has won this Major, and last year's Olympics and looks primed for another run at a big one. The USGA confirmed that the 46-year-old can leave it as late as possible before giving up on his unlikely quest .
  • Manchester United complete signing of Victor Lindelof

    Manchester United complete signing of Victor Lindelof

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    Lindelof, who has cost United 30.7 million pounds, arrived at the club's Carrington training base on Wednesday morning. "I know that our fantastic group of players will welcome him as one of us". He made his senior global debut in March a year ago and was part of the Sweden squad at UEFA Euro 2016 in France, where he started all three of their group games.
  • India set to be unchanged for Champions Trophy semifinals

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    If India's bowling line-up comes up short, like it did against Sri Lanka , it would play into the hands of the Bangaldesh team - to their strength. Speaking on the eve of his side's last-four contest, Kohli said that they are looking forward to continue the momentum they have gained so far in the tournament and display a similar kind of competitive performance as they did against top-ranked South Africa .
  • Champions Trophy 2017: India Will Definitely Beat Bangladesh, Feel Cricket Fans

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    Can Bangladesh finally advance to the final of a major ICC worldwide cricket tournament by taking inspiration from Pakistan's stunning upset of England and slaying their giant rival from the southwest? Over the years, Bangladesh have come short in crunch situations, having dubiously managed to snatch defeats from the brinks of victories.
  • More twists and surprise to come in Champions Trophy?

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    Bangladesh ended their 50 overs on 264 for seven after Tamim top scored with 70 and Mushfaqir made 61, but with a stronger middle and lower order contribution they would have expected to reach around 300. "It looks like a fresh wicket". "One thing that goes in Bangladesh's favour is they go in as underdogs". Speaking on the eve of his side's semi-final clash against Bangladesh at the Edgbaston Cricket Ground, Yuvraj said that he is not focussing on his 300th game and just looking ...
  • Champions Trophy semifinal: India elect to field against Bangladesh

    Champions Trophy semifinal: India elect to field against Bangladesh

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    In the previous three games their scores were 36,37 and 24. And that World T20 defeat still seems to be hurting them. While defending champions India have done well so far, they haven't appeared invincible. Eleven players from either team will battle it out and one will be left standing at the end of the day. This match will be played at Edgbaston in Birmingham .
  • Dembele scores go-ahead goal, Kane nets two in France vs. England friendly

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    The respects paid in Paris were warmly welcomed by fans in Britain. But Bertrand reckons Southgate remains the man to take them forward and that the future is still bright. "In the space of 90 minutes we saw the things that we are very good at - we looked a threat and created a lot of openings - and equally we saw what we have to do better", he said.
  • Lions acquire OT Robinson from Rams and sign OT Kouandjio

    Lions acquire OT Robinson from Rams and sign OT Kouandjio

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    The Lions traded a 2018 sixth-round pick to the Los Angeles Rams for offensive tackle Greg Robinson and signed free agent Cyrus Kouandjio before their final practice of minicamp today. When left tackle Jake Long suffered a season-ending knee injury in the seventh game, Robinson shifted to his collegiate position and started the final nine games of the season at left tackle.
  • Johnson on course, opens with a par

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    This is the same daughter who almost caused Mickelson to withdraw from the 1999 U.S. Open at Pinehurst No. 2. Mickelson had held out hope until the last moment. "I will tell you on behalf of the USGA, we applaud that decision". This news comes as no surprise, as the family commitment was already clear. With the 46-year-old officially out, this marks the first major since the 1994 Masters without Mickelson and Tiger Woods.
  • Nadal wins record 10th French Open title

    Nadal wins record 10th French Open title

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    The French Open is one of four Grand Slam tennis tournaments. As a result of his latest title, Nadal moves above the United States' Pete Sampras on the list of all-time Grand Slam winners. - Nadal broke Wawrinka to take a 4-2 lead in the first set after 34 minutes of play. When he netted a forehand to close a 14-stroke back-and-forth in the second set, he pounded his strings on his head several times.