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He is probably the best nine in the world. Farrell's passing game is a key threat and his combination with Sexton was promising. "Guys will feel a little rushed to show their cards and all their best form, but guys must remember there are still two more Tests and a midweek game to prove yourself after that".
  • Red Sox put LHP Johnson (shoulder) on 10-day DL

    Red Sox put LHP Johnson (shoulder) on 10-day DL

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    In falling a triple short of the cycle, the right fielder raised his average to.280 while becoming the first Boston player this season with double-digit home runs (11). Maddox, also 26, will make his Major League Baseball debut the first time he steps on the mound for Boston. Hellickson owns a 4-3 mark with a 4.41 ERA in 15 career appearances versus the Red Sox, although he hasn't faced them since he pitched for Tampa Bay in 2014.
  • Rory McIlroy wants world No 1 spot back, says Darren Clarke

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    That's why I'm here. Traditionally, US Open courses challenge golfers both mentally and physically with a combination of lightning-fast greens, narrow fairways and gnarly rough. "I'm so shocked and so thankful for everyone who chose to come, because it was a last-minute thing and it's expensive. So if you've got 50 or 60 yards to hit into and you're complaining about the fescue that's wider than that, I don't think that's an issue".
  • 500000 fans may attend parade for Penguins' Stanley Cup win

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    The city of Pittsburgh has planned a ticker tape parade to honor their back-to-back Stanley Cup champs today starting at 11 a.m. Not bad for a city that, officially, has only 305,000 residents. We have no idea who this kid is, or even if he is in fact nine-years-old, but it's a precious moment any true sports fan can appreciate it. To once again illustrate how dominant they really were, we can turn to their chances of taking home the Stanley Cup at the time of the Conference ...
  • Steph Curry says he doesn't want to go to the White House

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    Golden State Warriors guard Klay Thompson smiles while speaking at a news conference after Game 5 of basketball's NBA Finals between the Warriors and the Cleveland Cavaliers in Oakland, Calif ., Monday, June 12, 2017 . "Love you, girl, but I got to do it", Durant told USA TODAY Sports as he clutched the MVP trophy. "I couldn't sleep for two days", Durant , who was named the Finals MVP, said during an on-court interview .
  • Nishikori to Face Dominant Murray in Q'final

    Nishikori to Face Dominant Murray in Q'final

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    Open last summer at the quarterfinal stage, 1-6, 6-4, 4-6, 6-1, 7-5 . Third seed Stan Wawrinka is yet to drop a set and ended France's hopes for another year with a 7-5 7-6 (9/7) 6-2 victory over Gael Monfils . A champion like him, they find a way to win matches. "I am in semifinals with a very positive feelings", Nadal said. 'I think it will be an interesting match .
  • Wanda Durant, Kevin Durant's mother, opens up about sacrifice

    Wanda Durant, Kevin Durant's mother, opens up about sacrifice

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    LeBron James , whose Cavaliers won the title past year and fell to the Warriors on Monday, said during a visit to Obama's White House in November that his team would "have to cross that road" if it triumphed again under Trump. While well wishes and praise for Durant were surely coming in fast after Game 5, KD received one correspondence that stood out from the rest - a text of congratulations from former President Barack Obama .
  • Blimp crashes at US Open

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    Erin Hills has a traditional par 72, the first time for an Open since 1992, when the event was at Pebble Beach. Fowler fired a seven-under 65 for a two-shot clubhouse lead over compatriots Brian Harman, Brooks Koepka and Englishman Tommy Fleetwood.
  • USGA: US Open will generate $120M for Wisconsin economy

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    World number one Dustin Johnson says fatherhood has made him a better player as he prepares to defend his US Open title just days after the birth of his second son. "I think that the next guy that's probably due is Rickie Fowler, just because of the talent level and the fact that three years ago he finished top five in all four majors", said Leonard, the 1997 British Open victor at Royal Troon and now a commentator on Golf Channel.
  • Baseball field shooting shakes American symbol of fair play

    Baseball field shooting shakes American symbol of fair play

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    DeSantis, of Ponte Vedra Beach, said he and Duncan had no idea that Hodgkinson was bent on a shooting rampage that would critically wound their colleague U.S. Hodgkinson, who volunteered for U.S. Sen. Scalise was next to him at shortstop and Duncan was playing second. Tenney, who voted for the ACHA, said she has received threatening messages and emails in the past, but called the most recent one "particularly disheartening following this morning's tragic events", per Politico .
  • Blimp Crashes at US Open in Wisconsin

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    Then it's Pebble Beach in 2019, and Winged Foot in 2020. Our sister-station WITI says sheriff's officials confirm the advertising blimp went down east of the golf course grounds in an open field. Temperatures are expected in the high 80s with little chance of rain. All part of the plan. According to a National Transportation Safety Board database, AirSign aircraft have been involved in two incidents, both of them involving planes.