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Henderson closed with a 66 on the Blythefield layout that was reduced to a par of 69 — the fifth hole was played as a par 3 instead of a par 5 — the final two rounds because of flooding. "I made that long one from off the green on 12 that wasn't really expected and that kind of gave me some energy", she said. The teen became the 15th different victor on the LPGA Tour in 2017 and the first from Canada.
  • Harman falls short of US Open Championship, Koepka rallies to claim Title

    Harman falls short of US Open Championship, Koepka rallies to claim Title

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    And to do it on Father's Day, it's pretty neat. "I didn t exactly get my dad a card, so this works". Koepka , South Korea's Kim Si-woo, Japan's Hideki Matusyama, Englishman Tommy Fleetwood and Americans Brian Harman and Rickie Fowler were the names battling for major glory on Sunday, rather than the likes of Jim Furyk, Stewart Cink and Ernie Els.
  • Andy Murray into semi-finals after taming Kei Nishikori

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    He's a great player. "I am in semifinals with a very positive feelings", Nadal said. "It's not always been easy for me here". But once Ivan Lendl's pupil Murray settled into the match, he used his greater reach to stymie Nishikori's attempts to strike winners and managed to gut out the victory in breezy conditions.
  • Koepka wins US Open

    Koepka wins US Open

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    His 16-under par total matched the total set when Rory McIlroy lifted the title in 2011. "I should have made that up-and-down on 18, " a grinning Koepka , 27, said. Harman ended up closing with a bogey. I mean, to be honest, it just sucks to not even have a chance on that back nine. "He went and won the golf tournament on the back nine".
  • Cristiano Ronaldo keen on Man Utd return

    Cristiano Ronaldo keen on Man Utd return

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    Former Portugal finance minister Manuela Ferreira Leite has come to the defence of her compatriot Cristiano Ronaldo after Spanish prosecutors filed a lawsuit against the Real Madrid star. Ronaldo is yet to comment on the speculation. "He says I want to leave and that's it, as a president you can't do anything other than let him go and get the best possible deal".
  • Andre Ward scores TKO win over Sergey Kovalev in 8th round

    Andre Ward scores TKO win over Sergey Kovalev in 8th round

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    The California-native landed a massive right hand that stunned the Russian, and followed it up with a barrage to the body that forced Kovalev to his knees and referee Tony Weeks to stop the contest. "I do really well against big fighters because of my stamina, because I may not physically be the biggest but I'm strong". And what was the punch that played such a big role for Ward in November? At the time of the stoppage Ward led on two of the three judges' cards.
  • Penguins' Sullivan mum on starting goalie for Game 5

    Penguins' Sullivan mum on starting goalie for Game 5

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    Add in the fact Sullivan thought the Penguins looked better on the power play in Game 3 than they had previously in the series, and the team will probably have some special teams confidence Thursday night. If the Penguins hadn't stolen Game 1 , Nashville could be preparing right now to play for the Cup on Thursday. As Chris Harris of Nashville's NBC affiliate WSMV was setting the scene outside Bridgestone Arena , a couple chose to live in the moment and sucked face right on live ...
  • Russian Federation scores wild first goal vs. New Zealand at 2017 Confederations Cup

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    After New Zealand lost possession in their own half, Poloz's neat touch set up Denis Glushakov, who dinked his effort over goalkeeper Stefan Marinovic and off the post before Boxall bundled the ball into his own net. New Zealand had their first major chance in the 78th minute. Fedor Smolov celebrates scoring Russia's second goal. It came off some lovely passing from the hosts, with Glushakov lifting the ball over the goalkeeper and off the right post while a insane scramble at that post ...
  • Matsuyama making 1 last charge at US Open

    Matsuyama making 1 last charge at US Open

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    Well, not exactly. "If I could do it over again, I'd play baseball-100 percent, no doubt", he says. So I really could have been through there with just one bogey. The chances are that this week, the Big Easy's 25th consecutive appearance in the U.S. Open, is also his last and there's no way that should pass unrecognized.
  • Real Madrid 'set Cristiano Ronaldo asking price at £131m'

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    He is said to have told Fergie he misses the atmosphere at Manchester United and feels his relationship with the Los Blancos faithful is becoming strained. "It is a dream, for many years I had imagined playing with Cristiano, so I am happy to play with him", he said. Red Devils fans went insane at the news that one of the world's best strikers could make a return to Old Trafford.