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He still feels the sting of falling one stroke short of a playoff previous year at St. Andrews when his Grand Slam quest was still alive. "But that's about it", he laughed. "Being British, this is the one we all really want to get our hands on", he said. Fairway bunkers effectively are a half-shot penalty, possibly a full shot or more if the ball rolls up against the vetted faces.
  • Hosmer wins All-Star MVP, but Salvy deserves more hardware

    Hosmer wins All-Star MVP, but Salvy deserves more hardware

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    Hosmer's one-out single in the third drove in Edwin Encarnacion to give the American League a 4-1 lead. The Game 1 Series host has won six of the last seven titles and 24 of the last 30. NL pitcher Jose Fernandez hinted on Monday that he might give Ortiz a cookie if they faced each other in the game, and the two exchanged grins as Ortiz walked to the plate.
  • Delegates get Ready to Nominate Trump at RNC

    Delegates get Ready to Nominate Trump at RNC

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    Clinton were tied at 41 percent apiece. The Republican national convention lineup will also reportedly include a solid set of GOP primary also-rans, some of whom have thrown their support to Trump and some who haven't - and some who are the subject of heavy vice-presidential buzz.
  • Mets pitcher Matt Harvey to undergo season-ending surgery

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    GM Sandy Alderson called surgery "inevitable" on Thursday, portraying it as only a matter of timing. Harvey, 4-10 this season with a 4.60 ERA, officially was listed as having shoulder discomfort. Last season, he returned to pitch 216 innings across the playoffs and regular season, ignoring the recommended innings limit of 180 for a pitcher returning from the reconstructive surgery.
  • Best is yet to come, says Murray

    Best is yet to come, says Murray

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    Murray defeated the Canadian 6-4, 7-6 (7/3), 7-6 (7/2) to win his third Grand Slam crown and become the first British man to lift multiple Wimbledon titles since Fred Perry in the 1930s. Now the Scot is targeting more Grand Slam glory, saying: "I still feel like my best tennis is ahead of me, that I have an opportunity to win more".
  • Anderson Silva replaces Jon Jones for UFC 200 bout against Daniel Cormier

    Anderson Silva replaces Jon Jones for UFC 200 bout against Daniel Cormier

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    Anderson Silva also agreed to take Jones' place against Cormier on two days' notice, albeit in a three-round, non-title bout. Cormier, of course, learned Wednesday night that he wouldn't fight Jones, who failed a drug test. For whatever reason, the addition of this fight has bumped the women's bantamweight title fight between Miesha Tate and Amanda Nunes into the main event slot of the evening, replacing Mark Hunt vs.
  • MVP Hosmer, Perez lift American League to 4-2 All-Star win

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    Hosmer said the focus for the AL players in Tuesday night's close contest was on securing home field advantage for the championship series. The AL will get home-field advantage again in the World Series . He said reliever Jeurys Familia, 31 for 31 in save opportunities, would pitch if the Nationals had a lead in the ninth and that 43-year-old Bartolo Colon would be his extra-inning pitcher.
  • AL Wins All-Star Game, Series Home Field

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    The first run came off the bat of the National League's home run leader Kris Bryant - in his first All-Star at-bat. It didn't take long for Hosmer to add some insurance thereafter, as he drove in designated hitter Edwin Encarnacion , Ortiz's substitute, on an RBI single in the third to stretch the AL's advantage to 4-1.
  • Sanders endorses Clinton for president ensuring party unity

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    Spokesman Michael Briggs said Sanders still supports holding a roll call vote at the convention to determine the nomination. Now he's promised to help Clinton campaign against Donald Trump. The platform includes many of his proposals, including a $15 an hour minimum wage, tougher restrictions on Wall Street and an end to the death penalty.
  • How Top GOP Officials Are Shooting Down 'Free the Delegates' Efforts

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    Cox said in the statement . "Donald Trump's rhetoric, his demeanor and his policies make him unqualified and unfit to be the president of the United States", said William McNary, Citizen Action Illinois. It includes a proposal to break up big banks, a $15 an hour minimum wage and the decriminalization of marijuana. In a move that garnered headlines , although not directly related to LGBT rights, the platform subcommittee had also previously called pornography a "public health crisis" and ...
  • Daniel Murphy: Murphy haunts Mets with two-run home run

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    Daniel Murphy kept answering the Citi Field boos with booms, hitting his seventh home run this year against the team that let him go last winter and leading the Washington Nationals over the New York Mets 3-2 Sunday. The right-hander walked two batters and struck out nine over his seven-inning, 117-pitch outing. Murphy leads the majors in hitting with a.349 batting average and is 1-for-3 with a single in his career against NY lefty Steven Matz, who is scheduled to start on Sunday.
  • Andy Murray: 'I'll enjoy this Wimbledon win more than last triumph'

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    The squad, captained by Leon Smith, also includes Murray's brother and doubles world number one Jamie, 68th ranked Kyle Edmund, Daniel Evans and doubles specialist Dominic Inglot. "I feel like my best tennis is ahead of me and I've got an opportunity to win more", said Murray , who was making his 11th major final appearance.
  • Pence, Gingrich Make Final Cut in Trump's VP Search, Sources Say

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    The first-term governor slammed Hillary Clinton as a disaster in the making and cast Trump as the nation's savior. " Donald Trump knows that the boundless potential of the American people awaits and we can make America Great Again", Pence told a crowd is Westville, just north of Indianapolis.
  • Doubled up: Felix finishes 4th, no chance for Olympic double

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    He has run the fastest 100m and the second fastest in the 200m this year. She raced in both the 100 and 200 at the 2012 Olympics in London, winning gold in the 200 and finishing fifth in the 100. Gabby Douglas is returning to the Olympics. The buzz from the biggest race of her young track career had not worn off one day later, and in truth, probably won't for a while.
  • Jahlil Okafor Brushes off Recent Trade Rumors

    Jahlil Okafor Brushes off Recent Trade Rumors

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    First, he took shots at reporters for "getting lazy" and not confirming their sources before publishing their stories. " Sources! Lol stop it", he continued in follow-up messages. He also expressed his excitement and optimism towards the coming season, still donning a Sixers jersey. "I love where I am, and I am excited about this upcoming season", he tweeted .
  • Nick Kyrgios must change, says legend McEnroe

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    It's a massive part of my life. "But physically, I feel good. I'm not meaning to be rude or disrespectful at all", he said after booking a centre-court showstopper with Andy Murray on Monday. The prodigiously-talented world No.18 has been without a coach since splitting with fellow Canberran Todd Larkham on the eve of Wimbledon previous year.
  • Portugal win Euro 2016 despite Ronaldo injury

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    Ronaldo didn't have a say in the outcome of the final against France as he was stretchered off tears after just 25 minutes , but he has taken centre stage in the team's celebrations. Portugal's coach Fernando Santos and the other players paid tribute to Ronaldo's role in urging the team not to give up in the tense match at the Stade de France .
  • Griezmann Is Euro 2016 Best Player

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    I am not going to think about myself", he said. Cristiano Ronaldo will nearly certainly miss Real Madrid's first competitive game of the season as a result of the knee injury which forced him out of Portugal's 1-0 win over France in Sunday's final of the European Championships.
  • Willett will to take 'risk' to play at Olympics

    Willett will to take 'risk' to play at Olympics

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    Item one: forecasters predict benign breezes which will ease the sweeping misfortunes that golfers based in the United States, as Lee is, find so hard to cope with. He referenced Birkdale when asked why links golf is so different from the other majors. If it blows, then the prospects of European players will soar on the breeze, he said.
  • Griezmann named best player of Euro 2016

    Griezmann named best player of Euro 2016

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    But Portugal won this title for the first time. Elsewhere, Germany have three representatives in Jerome Boateng, Toni Kroos and youngster Joshua Kimmich, who did a tremendous job as a makeshift right-back. UEFA's chief technical officer, Ioan Lupescu said: "Antoine Griezmann was a threat in every game he played". Deschamps praised his side for ending their 58-year long drought against Germany and now has his sights firmly set on Euro 2016 glory.
  • Jon Jones' B sample confirms positive test result

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    Jon Jones has denied using any performance-enhancing substances after a positive drug test knocked him out of the main event at Saturday's UFC 200. UFC President Dana White aired his frustrations with Jones on Friday in an interview on Fox Sports 1. He has failed drug tests around two of his last three fights.
  • Pokemon GO Is Getting An Update Very Soon

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    You will have to give a U.S. billing address to authenticate your account - so time to look up your long-lost cousin from Minnesota. The Pokemon Go game makes use of the smartphone's Global Positioning System, uses your neighbourhood map , or basically anywhere you would go.
  • Ronaldo is the only footballer I admire: Portugal's Quaresma

    Ronaldo is the only footballer I admire: Portugal's Quaresma

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    The final will go down in history as Portugal's first worldwide title after denying France yet another victory on home soil. "The man who could at any moment score a goal". Right from the start they had Portugal on the defensive, but the first half ended scoreless. Golden boot victor Antoine Griezmann, who was also crowned the player of the tournament, is in the team, as is West Ham and France winger Dimitri Payet, but there was no space for forward Bale alongside compatriots Ramsey ...
  • Brad Keselowski wins for third time at Kentucky Speedway

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    Fuel Mileage became the deciding issue in the closing laps of the event as cars darted in for a splash of gas to finish the race. Keselowski's auto finally ran out of gas when he pulled up beneath the flag stand on the frontstretch to collect the checkered flag .
  • Zach Johnson: Dustin will be competing for Claret Jug this week

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    Jason Day chats on Monday at Royal Troon. Todd Hamilton has returned to Royal Troon for the first time since 2004 after deliberately staying away to preserve the memories of his shock Open triumph. "Do I think it looks bad on golf?" DJ hopes to have his name etched on the Claret Jug below that of Zach Johnson, who claimed his second major title previous year on the Old Course at St.
  • Hamilton & Rosberg Separated By A Single Point Post Silverstone

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    Dutch teenager Max Verstappen joked he's thinking of changing his passport after a warm reception from fans at Sunday's Formula One British Grand Prix. When the safety auto finally pitted at the end of lap five, Hamilton established a lead of almost four seconds in just one lap over Rosberg . The championship momentum is now firmly back in his favour.
  • Sanders endorses Clinton at New Hampshire rally

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    The pair entered the rally as Bruce Springsteen's 'We Take Care of Our Own' blared. Both Clinton and Sanders also talked about "ending the era of mass incarceration". "That's generally a sign you're doing something right". "I'm proud to be fighting alongside you". "These have been hard days for America". She promised the biggest investment in jobs since World War II.
  • Pokémon Go has FULL ACCESS to your Google Account

    Pokémon Go has FULL ACCESS to your Google Account

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    He also says that Google tech support has got in touch with him explaining that " full account access " does not mean a third party app can access your private files, send email as you , or perform any of the other activities claimed by him in the post .
  • Andy Murray hopes five-set win will strengthen his Wimbledon resolve

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    What's more, with the dismissal of arch-rival, world No1 and defending champion Djokovic in the third round here, Murray was not just the home nation's favourite but the pundits' favourite to win his second title at the All England Club. Tsonga, whose concentration can blow hot and cold, suffered a let down from the adrenalin-fuelled first set and he sprayed errors off both wings. But the Swiss third seed hung tough to take the third set 6-3.
  • Cristiano Ronaldo a big threat to France Euro 2016 dream - Deschamps

    Cristiano Ronaldo a big threat to France Euro 2016 dream - Deschamps

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    Cristiano Ronaldo's battle-hardened Portugal stand between hosts France and a cathartic victory in Sunday's Euro 2016 final at Stade de France . "I judge my team by whether we play well or badly, not by whether we are pretty or ugly", he said at one point during Euro 2016 . "It would be a huge achievement if I could win something with Portugal ".