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| All Blacks using Rugby Championship as RWC audition

New Zealand utility back Ben Smith says the Rugby Championship will play a crucial role in their preparation for the Rugby World Cup in Japan later in the year....

| All Blacks using Rugby Championship as RWC audition

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Rugby Championship 2019 live stream: how to watch every rugby game online from anywhere This year's Rugby Championship looks set to serve as an intriguing precursor to the forthcoming World Cup in Japan, with Australia, New Zealand, South Africa and Argentina once again lock horns for bragging rights across the southern hemisphere....
05:00, 07/20/2019

| Multiple captains for Boks in Rugby Championship? The Springboks may have a number of captains over the next few months as they navigate several challenges in order to get their squad ready for the Rugby World Cup....
03:48, 07/04/2019

| Kolisi to miss Boks' Rugby Championship Oz, NZ clashes Springbok captain Siya Kolisi will be given enough time to fully recover from his knee injury and will miss the opening fortnight of the Rugby Championship....
09:00, 07/03/2019

Bok blow as wing Dyantyi ruled out of Rugby Championship opener South Africa have been dealt an injury blow ahead of their Rugby Championship opener against Australia at Ellis Park on Saturday after wing Aphiwe Dyantyi picked up a hamstring injury in training....
10:48, 07/15/2019

Wallabies name mixed bag for Rugby Championship opener in South Africa Isi Naisarani named to make international debutJames Slipper to make his return to Test rugbyThe Wallabies have covered all bases in their side to face South Africa in Saturday’s opening Rugby Championship at Ellis Park, including debutants, redempti...
05:48, 07/18/2019

| World Rugby scraps controversial Nations Championship plans World Rugby has scrapped controversial plans to introduce a Nations Championship saying that resistance to the idea had brought about their decision....
15:16, 06/19/2019

World Rugby scraps plans for Nations Championship due to lack of support • Project dead after ‘lack of consensus on key issues’• Six Nations unions resistant to idea of promotion and relegationGlobal rugby union is braced for fresh turmoil after the governing body announced it had discontinued plans to introduce a Nations...
13:16, 06/19/2019

Nations Championship proposals face World Rugby deadline of Friday • Governing body needs unanimous support of 10 major unions• France omit Mathieu Bastareaud from World Cup preparationsLeading rugby nations face a deadline of Friday to back or reject World Rugby’s Nations Championship plan.The governing body has co...
09:16, 06/18/2019

Cancelling rugby in N.S. could discourage reporting of injuries elsewhere: Rugby Canada The decision to cancel all high school rugby games in Nova Scotia could have a dangerous implication for all student athletes, sport officials say, because it could lead to players hiding injuries....
14:16, 05/03/2019

Elizabeth Olsen could've been our Khaleesi if her audition hadn't been so bad Nobody will ever want to talk about Game Of Thrones again in a few days, so we might as well let it all out while we can. With the finale set to air tonight, the people of Westeros are still reeling from Daenerys’ decision to torch King’s Landing, bu...
16:48, 05/19/2019

| Is Rassie planning to 'Brussow' the All Blacks? If the Bok brains trust do renew their faith in Kwagga Smith, it may be in a bid to rekindle a 'Brussow nightmare' at NZ's expense, writes Rob Houwing....
21:48, 07/15/2019

Why is unemployment for blacks 86% higher than US average? The unemployment rate for black Americans was 6.7% in April, which is 86% above the national rate. The reason for the disparity is not a simple one.        ...
14:00, 05/06/2019

Yankees won’t be only team watching Zack Wheeler audition Zack Wheeler’s showcase will continue Tuesday, on a big stage against a potential suitor. Though the possibility of the Mets and Yankees working out a deal that involves Wheeler is likely slim, the right-hander will have plenty of eyes watching as he...
21:16, 07/01/2019

Mariska Hargitay's Law and Order: SVU Audition Story Will Make Your Day Mariska Hargitay was destined to be Olivia Benson on Law & Order: SVU. She just knew it. "I read the script and I just--I knew in my gut that I had to do this role. I had never......
10:00, 05/02/2019

Newspaper: Blacks charged more often with disorderly conduct NEWPORT NEWS, Va. (AP) — A Virginia newspaper has found that more than half of the state’s disorderly conduct charges were filed against black men and women. The Daily Press in Newport News reported Thursday that more than 2,500 disorderly cond...
08:00, 05/17/2019

| Off-colour All Blacks scrape past Argentina An All Blacks side missing a number of their star Crusaders players have scrapped their way past Argentina in their opening Rugby Championship clash....
16:32, 07/20/2019

USMNT friendly offers chance to audition for long term as well as the here and now Wednesday's match against Jamaica at Audi Field and another Sunday vs. Venezuela in Cincinnati will give Coach Gregg Berhalter plenty of information heading into the Concacaf Gold Cup....
18:16, 06/04/2019

Doris Day ‘didn’t want to audition for Hollywood,’ biographer claims: ‘She fell into it’ Doris Day, the sunny blonde who became America’s ultimate girl next day and one of the biggest stars in the ‘50s and ‘60s, almost never made it to Hollywood....
02:48, 05/17/2019

| Barrett in shock move to the Blues, re-signs with All Blacks Beauden Barrett has signed a contract extension with the All Blacks that takes him through to the 2023 Rugby World Cup and sees him move to the Blues....
23:48, 07/11/2019

| Boks name touring squad for All Blacks, Pumas Test The Springboks confirmed a touring squad of 36 players for their Rugby Championship matches against New Zealand and Argentina in the next three weeks....
10:48, 07/21/2019

Study: More blacks got timely cancer care after ‘Obamacare’ CHICAGO (AP) — New research suggests that states that expanded Medicaid coverage under the Affordable Care Act eliminated racial differences in being able to quickly start on treatment after a diagnosis of advanced cancer. The law that is often calle...
08:16, 06/02/2019

Only Hispanic prison population rising, blacks, whites down The Hispanic population has doubled since 1990 and in the last 10 years has become the only race that has also seen growth in prison inmates, a break from the trend in shrinking black and white prisoners, according to two new reports on Latin immigra...
15:48, 05/02/2019

Elizabeth Olsen Once Had a ‘Terrible’ Audition for the Role of Daenerys in Game of Thrones Emilia Clarke’s Daenerys Targaryen, a name that you have trouble spelling, definitely definitely not me, is one of the central players of Game of Thrones, but she, of course, wasn’t the only person auditioned for the part. According to a recent Vultu...
18:00, 05/19/2019

Blacks, Hispanics at risk of undercount in 2020 census — and why it matters Nationwide, the decennial census could fail to count anywhere from 900,000 to 4 million people, with blacks, Hispanics and children younger than 5 most vulnerable to being overlooked, according to estimates released by the Urban Institute....
14:32, 06/04/2019

Lin Shaye on giving Wes Craven the finger and scaring the parking attendant at her Kingpin audition The actor: Lin Shaye has been a working actress for nearly 50 years. In fact, she remembers the role that got her her Equity card: a 1971 stage production of Jean Genet’s The Screens. A lifetime member of The Actors Studio who studied with Uta Hagen,...
11:48, 05/06/2019

Watch Simon Cowell get spooked out of his mind in this weird AF America's Got Talent audition Possessions, ghosts, and actual paranormal activity are better seen in movies or TV than in real life (if you even believe in that sort of thing). But even near-convincing supernatural hunting “reality” shows can’t live up to this weird America’s Got...
12:48, 07/03/2019

David Warner falls for duck in Australian audition for World Cup opening berth Steve Smith shines with 89 not out in BrisbaneJhye Richardson scratched from World Cup squadDavid Warner’s return to the top order for Australia was short-lived but Steve Smith showed glimpses of his best as World Cup preparations continue in Brisban...
03:00, 05/08/2019

Open audition: Ukraine's comedian president invites citizens to run in July poll A comedian and entrepreneur, 29-year-old Roman Hryshchuk had only been in politics for a few weeks when he found himself in front of a semicircle of voters in a park in western Kiev, fielding questions from a testy audience....
00:48, 07/12/2019

And Water Is Wet: Study Shows Whites From Former Slave States More Likely to Be Biased Against Blacks So, in news that will likely come as no surprise to anyone many, a new study has found that when it comes to racism and racial bias felt by whites toward blacks, it’s more a matter of nurture than nature, with whites from the South, the U.S. region t...
21:32, 05/28/2019

Amma Asante: ‘When my parents came to the UK, signs on doors said: No Irish, No Blacks, No Dogs’ The writer and director, 49, on her schoolmate Naomi Campbell, wearing makeup as armour – and being an awful cookAs a woman of colour who makes movies in a world that is the privilege of the white male, I represent 0.4% of my industry. I would love t...
06:48, 05/25/2019

After Segregationists Remarks, Biden’s Support From Blacks May Face Stress Test Mr. Biden is facing intense backlash from primary rivals and questions about whether he is politically sensitive to the concerns of the modern Democratic Party....
15:00, 06/20/2019

Harry Styles, Ansel Elgort, Miles Teller audition to play Elvis in new biopic Harry Styles, Ansel Elgort and Miles Teller are among five actors who have auditioned for the role of Elvis Presley for a new biopic from director Baz Luhrmann....
06:00, 07/02/2019

Paula Abdul dances, conducts surprise audition for Bond's next Oddjob at Billboard Awards The most recent crop of Bond movies show a willingness to revisit classic characters from the spy series’ long history. After going so far as to feature Christoph Waltz as a 21st century Blofeld, scarred eye and all, the sky seems to be the limit for...
15:48, 05/02/2019

Feds: Kushner’s criminal justice reform working, blacks benefit overwhelmingly The first report of the impact on the bipartisan criminal justice reform package pushed by top Trump aide Jared Kushner shows that it is working to cut sentences, especially for black prisoners....
12:16, 06/07/2019

Fantasy Baseball Waiver Wire: On Giancarlo Stanton's injury, Zac Gallen's audition and Nick Pivetta's continued demise Giancarlo Stanton is on the IL again, but that's just the tip of the iceberg, according to Scott White, on a day that included a Raisel Iglesias meltdown, another Dominic Smith home run and terrible outings from Framber Valdez and Nick Pivetta....
06:16, 06/27/2019

Crusaders coach Scott Robertson on All Blacks coach shortlist Steve Hansen will step down after World Cup in JapanOther leading candidate likely to be Ian FosterChampion Crusaders coach Scott Robertson has confirmed he wants to succeed Steve Hansen as All Blacks mentor and is buoyant about his chances. The man ...
20:48, 07/08/2019

Study Finds Folks in Chicago’s Affluent Streeterville Live to Almost the Century Mark, While Blacks in Impoverished Englewood Don’t Live Long Enough to Collect Social Security It’s just 9 miles between Chicago’s predominantly white and wealthy Streeterville neighborhood and the predominantly black and poor Englewood in the city’s South Side, but the gulf of difference in life expectancies between the two represents the lar...
19:48, 06/06/2019

| WP, Pumas top SS Rugby Challenge log Western Province and the Pumas, the last two champions of the SuperSport Rugby Challenge are the only undefeated teams left in the competition this year....
11:32, 05/26/2019

Why Japan Is Hosting the Rugby World Cup Japan will become the first Asian country to host rugby union’s marquee event, when 20 national teams compete for the Webb Ellis Cup. Venues for the ninth Rugby World Cup, running from Sept. 20 to Nov. 2, are spread across 12 cities, from Sapporo in ...
18:16, 06/20/2019

| How WP Rugby may be plucked from cliff edge Development of private school campuses on some of their properties could be a major step toward the rescue of cash-strapped WP Rugby, writes Rob Houwing....
06:48, 06/28/2019

In Laos, Women Rule Rugby Despite substantial obstacles, the Lao federation keeps growing at a fast pace, and the majority of players are women. The national team tends to surprise a lot of confident opponents....
05:00, 06/19/2019

USA men could be rugby world champions this weekend – no, really Earn three more points than Fiji in Paris and Mike Friday, Perry Baker and the rest of the Eagles will be in sevens heavenIf the USA men’s sevens team earns three more points than Fiji in Paris this weekend, they will be crowned world champions. Rela...
23:00, 05/31/2019

| Super Rugby Review: Strong weekend for SA! It was a profitable weekend for teams in the South African Conference with victories for the Bull and Lions and a draw for the Stormers against the Crusaders....
10:00, 05/19/2019

| SA Rugby launches anti-racism campaign SA Rugby will officially launch a campaign against racism and all forms of discrimination during the Rugby Championship Test against Australia at Ellis Park....
04:16, 07/19/2019

| Key Crusaders duo in doubt for Super Rugby final The Crusaders are sweating on the fitness of Scott Barrett and Ryan Crotty after they were forced off during their Super Rugby semi-final against the Hurricanes....
11:32, 06/29/2019

Referees Owens and Barnes to appear at 4th Rugby World Cup DUBLIN (AP) — Welsh referee Nigel Owens will have a chance to control his second Rugby World Cup final after making the 12-man list on Tuesday for the tournament which kicks off in September in Japan. Owens whistled the 2015 final won by New Zealand ...
09:48, 05/07/2019

| WATCH: World Rugby's incredible 'Try and Stop Us' ad World Rugby introduced a campaign to grow women's rugby right around the world which includes a stunning advert that will certainly inspire a new generation....
13:00, 05/21/2019

Rugby roundup: Bath have last word at Leicester on day of thrillers • Bath clinch sixth with 32-31 comeback win at Welford Road• Sale edge past Gloucester 46-41 in 13-try feastRhys Priestland’s dramatic late conversion completed a stirring comeback for Bath, who clinched sixth place in the Premiership with a thrillin...
15:16, 05/18/2019

Dean Ryan leaves the RFU to become director of rugby for the Dragons Ex-Worcester coach will also take a seat on Dragons’ boardRyan leaves role as RFU head of international developmentDean Ryan has been appointed director of rugby for the Dragons in a move that will see him leave his role as the Rugby Football Union’s...
06:00, 05/14/2019

| WATCH: Rugby Australia chief sacks Folau In confirming the termination of Israel Folau’s contract, Rugby Australia chief executive Raelene Castle reiterated that the Wallabies star had ‘left us with no choice’....
03:48, 05/17/2019

'We were attracted by the aggression': how rugby rescues lives in America Cristian Rodriguez found the game in Hawaiian Gardens, California through a programme called Alternatives to Gang Membership. After this weekend’s Collegiate Rugby Championship in Philadelphia, he’ll head home to pay it backCristian Rodriguez grew up...
02:48, 05/31/2019

| Big guns flex their muscles in SuperSport Rugby Challenge All the usual suspects delivered strong performances during the SuperSport Rugby Challenge with the Bulls and Lions posting the biggest scores of the weekend....
05:16, 05/05/2019

Israel Folau sacked by Rugby Australia: here's why – video Israel Folau has been sacked by Rugby Australia following a post the player made on his Instagram account. RA released a statement on Thursday saying 'whilst Israel is entitled to his religious beliefs, the way in which he has expressed these beliefs...
04:32, 05/17/2019

Sportwatch: AFL's Showdown 46, NRL, netball, rugby sevens and more – live! Updates from around Australia on a busy day of sportAny thoughts? Email or tweet @rrjparkin 7.42am BST And, it was no fluke against the Tigers last week - the Bulldogs have backed it up in Ballarat and jumped up into the top eight with a solid win ag...
00:00, 05/11/2019

| Super Rugby review: Mixed fortunes for SA teams The Stormers took the honours over the Bulls in their bruising Super North-South derby in Cape Town in a mixed weekend for South African teams in Super Rugby....
10:48, 04/28/2019

New York’s New Pro Rugby Team Lands a French Star The fledgling Major League Rugby will soon say bonjour to an international superstar. Mathieu Bastareaud, 30, will join Rugby United New York on a loan from his French club....
14:32, 04/29/2019

Rugby World Cup committee warns Japan not to run out of beer Issue was raised as part of briefing sessions in cities tipped to deal with the largest influx of international visitorsIt’s the stuff of nightmares for rugby fans: organisers of the upcoming World Cup in Japan have raised fears that bars and restaur...
03:32, 05/06/2019

Riley wants World Cup push to raise profile in rugby-mad NZ New Zealand captain Ali Riley is aware of the pressure on her team to win a game at next month's women's World Cup in France but feels it is nothing compared to having spent much of her career fighting for recognition of the team and women's sport....
06:48, 05/23/2019

| Reds coach endorses Jaguares in Super Rugby Reds coach Brad Thorn says Super Rugby teams should embrace playing the Jaguares, who have faced flak for fielding essentially the Argentina national team....
01:00, 06/02/2019

| Galthie joins France's Rugby World Cup backroom Fabien Galthie, who takes over as coach of Les Bleus after the World Cup, will work as assistant to current incumbent Jacques Brunel for the tournament in Japan....
23:00, 05/06/2019

| SuperSport Rugby Challenge semi-finalists confirmed The Pumas will meet Boland and Western Province will faceGriquas next weekend in the semi-finals of the 2019 edition of the SuperSport Rugby Challenge....
20:16, 06/09/2019

If you build it, will they succumb? Houston opens rugby field of dreams The SaberCats of MLR have opened their own stadium. It’s not the only example of US cities building homes for foreign sportsRain again. Brian Colona’s sunglasses were an optimistic touch under a sky far less bright than his high-vis yellow vest. Rela...
22:48, 05/24/2019

Sponsor backs sacking of rugby star after homophobic comments The major sponsor of the Australian rugby team has backed the sacking of Israel Folau for homophobic comments a day after the player renewed his stance in a church sermon....
10:16, 06/17/2019

Folau fights 'unlawful termination' of Australia rugby contract Israel Folau has launched legal proceedings against Rugby Australia after his playing contract was terminated last month following his homophobic comments on social media....
10:00, 06/06/2019

Israel Folau launches legal action against Rugby Australia Sacked player takes case to Fair Work CommissionClaims he was dismissed because of his religionSacked former Wallabies star Israel Folau has taken his case to the Fair Work Commission, saying his employment was terminated because of his religion.On T...
00:48, 06/06/2019

| Super Rugby semis created perfect build-up script The results were predicted but what happened on the field in the semi-final round may have injected some much needed interest into the Super Rugby grand finale...
11:16, 07/01/2019

Israel Folau looks for $2.1 million in legal battle with Rugby Australia Israel Folau, who was sacked by Rugby Australia following a homophobic social media post, is crowdfunding A$3 million (US$2.1 million) to pursue a legal battle against the governing body....
09:16, 06/20/2019

| Stars align for Crusaders in bid for 10th Super Rugby crown The Crusaders have delivered an ominous warning as they bid for a third consecutive Super Rugby crown with news that they expect to be at full strength for the playoffs....
00:16, 06/16/2019

| Lions lose Kwagga for rest of Super Rugby season The Lions have received a blow with the news that loose forward Kwagga Smith is likely to be sidelined for the remainder of the Super Rugby competition....
13:00, 06/10/2019

Rugby’s Bold Drive. Why Japan’s Hosting the World Cup: QuickTake Japan will become the first Asian country to host rugby union’s marquee event, when 20 national teams compete for the Webb Ellis Cup. Venues for the ninth Rugby World Cup, running from Sept. 20 to Nov. 2, are spread across 12 cities, from Sapporo in ...
13:48, 06/20/2019

Rugby league players consider class action over NRL's treatment of concussions Bannister Law and Cahill Lawyers investigating code’s liability for CTE and ‘reasonably preventable brain injuries’Former rugby league players are considering a class action lawsuit against the code over the game’s historic treatment of concussions.T...
23:32, 07/02/2019

Sacked rugby star accused of 'greed' for seeking £1.6m donations Sacked Australian rugby star Israel Folau has been accused of "greed" by one of his former teammates for launching a crowdfunding campaign to raise $3m (£1.6m) to help him fight his dismissal in the courts....
04:00, 06/21/2019

Brain disease CTE found in 2 Australian rugby league players A study shows that a disease linked to repeated concussions in North American sport has been found in the brains of two former Australian rugby league players...
21:00, 06/26/2019

| French rugby player arrested for suspected attempted murder A member of French rugby club Castres is under investigation for attempted murder after he was arrested in connection with an attack on his girlfriend's former partner....
10:48, 05/20/2019

Israel Folau says he will seek apology from Rugby Australia over sacking Folau also claims in interview with Alan Jones and Peta Credlin that Rugby Australia offered him money to take down Instagram postIsrael Folau has said he will seek an apology from Rugby Australia and an admission that the code erred in terminating h...
07:48, 06/27/2019

How a Rugby Star’s Homophobic Posts Got Australians Arguing About Religion If there is one way to drag Australians, who pride themselves on their easygoing nature, into talking about divisive social issues, it is for those issues to intrude onto the sports field....
15:48, 07/01/2019

Rugby chief suggests quoting Bible is hate speech Australian rugby star Israel Folau hit back after the organization that sacked him for posting a Bible verse suggested parts of the Holy Book are a problem....
12:32, 07/09/2019

Folau sacked by Rugby Australia over social media post "Rugby Australia terminated fullback Israel Folau\u0027s contract on Friday for committing a high level breach of the players\u0027 code of conduct by sharing a social media post."...
05:00, 05/17/2019

Israel Folau launches legal action over rugby sacking Australian rugby international Israel Folau is seeking "substantial remedies" after being sacked for a social media post saying "hell awaits" gay people....
00:48, 06/06/2019

Japan tries to please Rugby World Cup fans with rethink on tattooed bather ban Hot spring resorts consider lifting traditional curbs on displaying body art, which is associated with criminal gangsThousands of hot springs in Japan are rethinking their long-standing ban on tattooed bathers, as the country prepares for the arrival...
07:32, 07/08/2019

| Rugby Australia admits Folau regrets, downplays backlash Rugby Australia chief Raelene Castle has downplayed any backlash from Polynesian players sharing similar beliefs to Israel Folau, while admitting to regrets....
00:16, 05/18/2019

Charity Everest rugby match breaks record for highest ever A group of rugby players, including former internationals, has taken part in a record-breaking charity match held 20,771ft (6,331m) up Mount Everest....
05:32, 05/07/2019

Israel Folau's Rugby Australia code of conduct likely to run into fourth day Outcome not expected by end of Tuesday Panel hopes to determine severity of player’s breachIsrael Folau has now spent more than twice as long holed up at his code of conduct hearing as he has played Super Rugby for the NSW Waratahs in 2019. The Walla...
23:32, 05/06/2019

Folau fired by Rugby Australia for contentious online posts Israel Folau's status as the unrivaled star of Australian rugby wasn't enough to save his job in the wake of a social media post that condemned gay people and other so-called sinners to eternal damnation....
04:00, 05/17/2019

Dung And Dragons: Kids Dodge Cows To Play Rugby Sidestepping cowpats and garbage, Myanmar's only home-grown junior rugby side train on the outskirts of Yangon, preparing to take on children from the city's well-heeled international schools....
23:48, 07/16/2019

England Rugby World Cup training squad: Hartley, Robshaw and Care out Hartley has not played since December due to knee injuryAlex Dombrandt and Lewis Ludlam named in squadEngland have omitted former captains Dylan Hartley and Chris Robshaw from their preliminary training squad for the Rugby World Cup. Senior players D...
06:48, 06/20/2019

Premiership clubs agree early release of players for Rugby World Cup • Decision follows changes to World Rugby player insurance rules• Wales among countries to benefit for pre-tournament friendliesWales and Scotland are among a number of countries who have received a major boost to their World Cup preparations after P...
14:32, 05/23/2019

Seattle defend Major League Rugby crown before season three expansion After the Seawolves’ dramatic win over San Diego, work will go on to address weaknesses – and build on evident strengthsThe Seattle Seawolves retained their Major League Rugby title on Sunday, beating San Diego 26-23 on the Legion’s home turf. It too...
05:00, 06/17/2019

Crusaders claim 10th Super Rugby title with victory over Jaguares Christchurch-based club win third consecutive finalCodie Taylor scores only try of game in 19-3 winThe Crusaders again proved themselves the masters of pressure in Super Rugby, emerging 19-3 winners over the Jaguares in the competition’s lowest-scori...
03:50, 07/06/2019

Quentin Pongia, former New Zealand rugby league captain, dies aged 48 Pongia played 35 Tests and 137 NRL games ‘An icon of the game,’ says New Zealand Rugby LeagueTributes are flowing in for former Canberra and New Zealand forward Quentin Pongia, who has died from cancer aged 48.Pongia played 137 NRL games and 35 Tests...
05:48, 05/18/2019

D-Day arrives for Israel Folau at Rugby Australia code of conduct hearing Wallabies star begins bid to retain playing contractFinal decision not expected this weekendAustralian sport’s most divisive issue comes to a head in Sydney on Saturday as Israel Folau fights to save his career by challenging Rugby Australia’s intent...
18:00, 05/03/2019

Lebanon rugby league players threatened with jail over planned protest Robbie Farah responds by suggesting boycottDispute over governing body’s board electionsThe Lebanon Rugby League Federation has threatened Cedars players with jail, fines and suspension if they follow through with a protest during Saturday’s Test wit...
02:16, 06/19/2019

England rugby squad: Alex Dombrandt given chance to lay down World Cup marker Harlequins' Alex Dombrandt is among four players to receive their first full England call-up after Eddie Jones named his squad for his first World Cup training camp – but his vastly experienced club-mates Chris Robshaw and Danny Care miss out....
06:00, 06/20/2019

Wallaroos thrash Japan to secure comfortable rugby Test series win Australia beat Japan 46-3 at North Sydney OvalCaptain and No 8 Grace Hamilton scores hat-trick Australia completed a predictable series sweep of Japan, winning the second and final rugby Test by an emphatic margin in Sydney. The Wallaroos backed up t...
15:16, 07/19/2019

Stalemate in Israel Folau's Rugby Australia code of conduct hearing Hearing to extend into a third day on TuesdayRA chief executive Raelene Castle gives further evidence Israel Folau’s future remains no clearer after his landmark code of conduct hearing was forced into a third day following a weekend stalemate at Rug...
01:48, 05/05/2019

Australian rugby player Israel Folau's crowdfunding campaign shut down A fundraising site has barred controversial rugby player Israel Folau from using its platform to raise legal fees. GoFundMe said the Australian's homophobic comments went against its policy of "inclusivity."...
01:00, 06/24/2019

| Rugby Australia slams Folau 'media campaign' after leaked letter Rugby Australia has lashed out at Israel Folau for disrupting the sport after an explosive letter accusing the governing body of leaking details of his code of conduct hearing was made public....
03:32, 06/09/2019

Australia fall in final but look good for Olympic rugby sevens qualification John Manenti’s side virtually guaranteed berth in TokyoTop-ranked New Zealand win final in Canada Australia lost 21-17 to New Zealand in the final of the women’s rugby sevens world series event in Canada but they took a giant stride towards Olympic q...
22:32, 05/12/2019

Israel Folau says he resisted 'temptation' of Rugby Australia peace offering ‘It’s been really challenging,’ player says at church serviceOutcome of hearing expected early this weekIsrael Folau has revealed how he resisted the “temptation” of a peace offering from Rugby Australia that would have allowed him to resurrect his p...
22:32, 05/12/2019

Israel Folau likens dispute with Rugby Australia to 'the way Satan works' Australian rugby star Israel Folau has compared any return to the sport in the wake of a homophobic social media post as like being tempted by Satan....
07:00, 05/13/2019

'Israel left us with no choice' : Folau sacked by Rugby Australia – video Israel Folau has been sacked by Rugby Australia after posts he made on social media in April 2019. The Australian back made a post saying hell awaits for 'drunks, homosexuals, adulterers'. Rugby Australia chief executive Raelene Castle said it was a ...
02:00, 05/17/2019

Australian Rugby Star's Anti-Gay Post Exposes Fault Lines The firing of one of Australia’s best-known sports stars for saying gay people are headed for hell has exposed social fault lines and sparked debate about what constitutes religious expression....
07:00, 06/30/2019

Rugby player on life support in Ibiza after three-storey car park fall A rugby league player is on life support in an Ibiza hospital after suffering horrific injuries in a three-storey fall from the island's airport car park....
14:48, 05/21/2019

David Pocock closing on Wallabies return with Rugby World Cup in sight Flanker could play role in Rugby ChampionshipCalf injury forced 31-year-old’s Super Rugby retirementWallabies coach Michael Cheika has backed injured flanker David Pocock to play a part in the Rugby Championship and prove his readiness for the World ...
03:32, 07/04/2019

Exeter v Saracens: Premiership rugby union final 2019 – live! Live updates from Twickenham, kick-off 3pm (BST)Rob Baxter hits back over Exeter playing styleRob Kitson: Saracens juggernaut ready to goFeel free to email Barry or tweet @bglendenning 3.17pm BST 13 min: Exeter Chiefs 7-8 Saracens An Exeter scrum jus...
07:32, 06/01/2019

Trae 'Quadzilla' Williams seeks to muscle in on Olympic rugby sevens Australia’s fastest man ends sprint careerTargets next year’s Games in Tokyo for sevens teamPowerhouse Australian sprinter Trae Williams has made the switch to rugby sevens, little more than a year out from the Tokyo Olympics.Williams, nicknamed Quad...
00:16, 05/22/2019

Zip-wire calamity to wild rugby tackles: The comedic face of UK's Johnson Dangling helplessly from a zip-wire while waving British Union Jack flags, Boris Johnson and his attempt to publicize a party in one of London's parks became one of the most memorable non-sporting moments of the 2012 Olympic Games....
21:32, 07/21/2019

Rugby player booted off plane for allegedly sexually harassing flight attendant A “disgusting” rugby player delayed a 55-minute flight for over 90 minutes before being hauled off the plane for allegedly sexually harassing a stewardess. The easyJet flight, bound for Belfast, Ireland, was due to take off from England&#...
12:16, 05/13/2019

Repeat Blows To Head Linked To Brain Disease In Australian Rugby Players Post-mortem examinations have found a degenerative brain disease linked to repeated blows to the head in two elite Australian rugby league players, the first cases found in the sport, researchers said......
23:48, 06/26/2019

Zip-Wire Episode, Wild Rugby Tackles: The Comedic Face Of Boris Johnson Dangling helplessly from a zip-wire while waving British Union Jack flags, Boris Johnson and his attempt to publicise a party in one of London's parks became one of the most memorable non-sporting......
04:00, 07/22/2019

England’s Jack Nowell in fitness race for Rugby World Cup after ankle surgery • Exeter’s Rob Baxter expects wing to be fit for tournament• Eddie Jones to name preliminary England squad on ThursdayEngland face a Rugby World Cup waiting game over the fitness of Jack Nowell, who has undergone surgery on the ankle he damaged in th...
11:48, 06/19/2019

Israel Folau sets up crowdfunding page to raise $3m to fight Rugby Australia Sacked Wallaby’s case is with Fair Work CommissionFolau says he has already spent $100,000 Sacked former Wallabies star Israel Folau is rattling the tin online to raise $3m for his legal action against his Rugby Australia.Folau is taking his case to ...
17:00, 06/20/2019

Rugby Man Slaps Dislocated Knee Back Into Place, Immediately Hops Into Scrum Rugby can be best described as British hockey because for as entertaining as it can be to watch, the fans can often ruin the experience with their innate desire to prove just how much tougher the players are in their sport compared to those in other...
16:48, 06/27/2019

Folau guilty of 'high level' breach of code of conduct - Rugby Australia "Australia fullback Israel Folau has been adjudged to have committed a high-level breach of the players\u0027 code of conduct with a social media post, Rugby Australia said on Tuesday."...
05:32, 05/07/2019

Israel Folau and Rugby Australia headed for court after failing to resolve dispute Rugby player said he was ‘disappointed’ a settlement could not be reached at Fair Work CommissionRugby Australia and Israel Folau have failed to reach an agreement over the ex-Wallaby’s sacking after a nearly four-hour meeting, with the dispute now d...
22:48, 06/27/2019

Gay rugby player facing deportation to Kenya avoids detention but still faces threat of being sent home Supporters of a gay rugby player who faces being sent back to Kenya after losing his deportation battle are holding a protest outside the Home Office....
11:32, 06/07/2019

Exeter Chiefs vs Saracens live stream: how to watch Premiership Rugby final 2019 from anywhere The time has arrived for the Premiership Rugby final 2019 which sees Exeter Chiefs take on the mighty Saracens in a final that follows a season where both teams have dominated the league. It's domestic rugby union's biggest day on the calen...
05:00, 06/01/2019

England Rugby World Cup training squad: Joe Marler the shock inclusion after retirement U-turn Joe Marler could make a sensational return to Test rugby at the World Cup after being named in Eddie Jones's 35-man tournament training squad, despite retiring from the international game last September....
06:16, 07/04/2019

Black model’s leg broken by gang of rugby players in South Africa 'racist attack' A BLACK model was brutally battered and left with a broken leg after star rugby players attacked her while she was with her white German boyfriend in an alleged racist attack....
14:48, 07/15/2019

Brumbies bring focus back to field but fall in Super Rugby semi-final Brumbies lose 39-7 to Jaguares in Buenos Aires‘We wanted to create some positivity,’ says Dan McKellarACT Brumbies coach Dan McKellar said his team was determined to create positive headlines in a year that rugby union has been plagued by off-field i...
02:48, 06/29/2019

Australia rugby star Samu Kerevi apologizes for 'I love you Jesus' Easter post An Australian rugby star apologized Tuesday for sharing his religious beliefs on social media after an Easter post drew backlash amid controversy surrounding an Australian national team teammate....
13:48, 04/30/2019

Good Samaritans, ex-rugby player praised for helping Texas police officer take down suspect A police officer in Texas got a suspected criminal off the streets last week thanks to a group of good Samaritans, including one who put an end to a foot chase by literally tackling the man....
11:32, 06/30/2019

High school rugby in Nova Scotia remains in limbo as federation blasts minister The new memo, obtained by Global News and dated May 5, says that Education Minister Zach Churchill's call to reinstate the sport on Friday "has not resolved the issue."...
07:32, 05/06/2019

How to watch Leinster vs Saracens: live stream European Champions Cup final 2019 rugby from anywhere The moment is here - the European Rugby Champions Cup final, aka the Heineken Champions Cup final, which sees Ireland's Leinster take on England's Saracens in a final that could make the Irish club champions for a record fifth time. And you...
00:32, 05/12/2019

Sportwatch: Showdown 47, Bombers surge to win as Tigers hammer Suns, Super Rugby final and more – live! Updates from around AustraliaAny thoughts? Email or tweet @mike_hytnerAFL: Bombers beat Swans; Tigers beat Suns 9.25am BST Super Rugby: HT Crusaders 10-3 Jaguares: A penalty goes the Crusaders’ way as time runs out and they opt to have a crack at goa...
01:32, 07/06/2019

Israel Folau sacked over social media posts after panel rules in favour of Rugby Australia $4m contract terminated for breaching code of conductPlayer ‘saddened’ by decision but is ‘considering options’Israel Folau’s rugby career appears over after an independent panel backed Rugby Australia’s intention to rip up his four-year, $4m contrac...
01:32, 05/17/2019

Israel Folau sacked: Rugby Australia terminate contract after homophobic social media post Rugby Australia have confirmed that Israel Folau's contract has been terminated after he was found to have committed a "high-level breach" of the players' code of conduct after sharing a social media post that proclaimed "hell awaits homosexuals"....
23:16, 05/16/2019

Israel Folau sacked: Rugby Australia terminate contract over social media post – live! CEO Raelene Castle addresses media Any thoughts? Email or tweet @rrjparkin 6.14am BST Raelene Castles takes questionsRA CEO confirms the process from here - Folau has 72 hours to formally respond. 6.11am BST More from Castle’s statement:People need t...
22:32, 05/16/2019

Former rugby star Christian Scotland-Williamson wants Pittsburgh Steelers roster spot one year after NFL switch Former rugby union star Christian Scotland-Williamson says he is targeting a spot on the Pittsburgh Steelers roster as he begins his second year as an NFL player....
00:16, 05/03/2019

England Rugby World Cup places still 'up for grabs' in final squad England coach Eddie Jones says three places are up for grabs before he slims his 38-man World Cup training group to a final squad of 31 on August 12....
08:00, 07/05/2019

Israel Folau launches legal action against Rugby Australia over 'unlawful' sacking Israel Folau has launched legal action against Rugby Australia after his contract was terminated following a social media post in which he said "hell awaits" homosexuals....
06:16, 06/06/2019

Sportwatch: NRL, AFL, Super Netball, Super Rugby and more – live! Updates on a busy day of sport around AustraliaAny thoughts? Email or tweet @GeoffLemonSport 7.22am BST NRL: Nathan Cleary has crossed for the Panthers in the second half against the Raiders, and popped over his conversion. It’s 14-6, and there could...
23:32, 05/03/2019

Israel Folau guilty of 'high-level' breach of Rugby Australia's player code of conduct Israel Folau has been found to have committed a "high-level breach" in his code of conduct hearing set by Rugby Australia over homophobic social media posts he made last month....
10:00, 05/07/2019

Your say – The WBC ‘franchise’ championship is inexplicable The WBC 'franchise' championship continues to draw the ire of Boxing News readers The post Your say – The WBC ‘franchise’ championship is inexplicable appeared first on Boxing News....
14:00, 07/09/2019

European Under-21 Championship 2019: All you need to know "The 22nd edition of the UEFA European Under-21 Championship gets underway on Sunday as co-hosts Italy and San Marino greet the best young talent from across the continent."...
09:16, 06/14/2019

Local pro Rob Labritz a cut above at PGA Championship Rob Labritz was emotional. He’d just walked off Bethpage Black after shooting a 1-under 69 in Friday’s PGA Championship second round, and thought he had blown his chance at making the cut with a devastating three-putt on his 15th hole of the round, N...
02:00, 05/18/2019

Golf: Winners of the PGA Championship Winners of the PGA Championship after Brooks Koepka won the 2019 tournament at Bethpage Black Course in Farmingdale, New York on Sunday. (U.S. unless stated):...
16:48, 05/19/2019

Kawhi: Here for championship, not fame TORONTO - Kawhi Leonard loses zero sleep pondering his place in the pantheon of NBA greats. The Toronto Raptors' All-Star is restlessly pursuing only one thing: a championship ring....
16:00, 05/29/2019

US PGA Championship 2019: second round – live! Hole-by-hole updates from the second day at BethpageCheck the official leaderboard from the tournamentSend your thoughts to Scott by email here 2.27pm BST Back on 13, Mickelson has a route back out from the woods. He bashes out onto the fairway, send...
06:32, 05/17/2019

Tiger Woods misses cut at PGA Championship Tiger Woods' run at Bethpage Black is over as he failed to make the cut of 4-over at the 101st PGA Championship.        ...
19:00, 05/17/2019

Koepka continues to set the pace at PGA Championship Brooks Koepka kept the pedal down in the second round at the PGA Championship on Friday as Tommy Fleetwood gave chase and Tiger Woods just about disappeared in the rear-view mirror....
15:48, 05/17/2019

How all this rain will affect a relieved PGA Championship The good news is the timing. The bad news is Bethpage Black can’t seem to play host to a major championship without rain coming to spoil the party at least a little. The hulking course on Long Island took a pelting Monday morning and afternoon, limit...
16:16, 05/13/2019

US PGA Championship 2019: third round – live! Brooks Koepka leads by seven going into day threeOfficial leaderboard: get the latest from Bethpage BlackAnd feel free to email scott.murray@theguardian.com 11.10pm BST Koepka’s ball is buried deep in the rough. But he doesn’t spend all that time in ...
15:16, 05/18/2019

The 2019 Yankees: Championship or bust Normally this would sound like a thrown-down gauntlet because, normally, this would be a thrown-down gauntlet. In this time, in this place, in this city, it is something else entirely. For the Yankees it ought to be a welcome challenge, and for the p...
23:00, 07/11/2019

Koepka tries to extend his lead in PGA Championship FARMINGDALE, N.Y. (AP) — Brooks Koepka has turned a public golf course into his private domain at the PGA Championship. Along with setting the 36-hole scoring record in major championships, Koepka has opened a seven-shot lead over Jordan Spieth and A...
08:48, 05/18/2019

PGA Championship: How sharps wager on golf Casual golf bettors enter weekend action in the 2019 PGA Championship trying to figure out how they’re going to scramble for a par. They’re wondering why they took so many fliers on guys who would be out of contention before the halfway mark. They’re...
06:48, 05/18/2019

O’Sullivan: Why I'm finished with World Championship "Ronnie O’Sullivan has renewed his feud with snooker’s administration by again threatening to skip high-profile tournaments including the World Championship."...
10:00, 05/23/2019

Three golfers to pick at the Travelers Championship The Travelers Championship at TPC River Highlands in Cromwell, Conn., features 22 of the world’s top-50 players, including Brooks Koepka, Jordan Spieth and Justin Thomas. Here are two contenders and a long shot worth a wager. The plays Jason Day (18/...
16:16, 06/19/2019

Garcia, Stricker miss the cut at the PGA Championship Woods, Garcia, Stricker, Rahm, DeChambeau, Furyk, Watson, Poulter, Leishman among those missing the cut at PGA Championship        ...
19:00, 05/17/2019

Ken Tanigawa rallies to win Senior PGA Championship Ken Tanigawa overcame a three-shot deficit on the back nine to pass defending champion Paul Broadhurst and win the Senior PGA Championship        ...
21:32, 05/26/2019

Koepka leaves field looking up at him at PGA Championship With each mammoth drive and perfect putt, Brooks Koepka is turning the PGA Championship into his personal showcase and converting his competitors to admirers....
00:16, 05/18/2019

Tiger misses cut by 1 shot at PGA Championship Tiger Woods, for the first time at a major championship following a win at a major, did not make the cut at the PGA Championship after starting 72-73....
17:32, 05/17/2019

Tiger Woods has up-and-down day at PGA Championship, shooting 2-over 72 Tiger Woods, a four-time PGA Championship winner, was up-and-down all day Thursday at Bethpage Black, shooting a 2-over 72.        ...
14:16, 05/16/2019

Bottas leads championship after one-two win in Baku Valtteri Bottas won the Azerbaijan Grand Prix on Sunday to retake the Formula One world championship lead from team mate Lewis Hamilton after a stunning fourth successive one-two finish for Mercedes....
19:32, 04/28/2019

In photos: Moments from the 2019 PGA Championship Professional golfers compete in the PGA Championship at The Black Course at Bethpage State Park in Farmingdale, N.Y., from May 16 through May 19, 2019....
09:32, 05/16/2019

Raptors president has altercation after championship win Raptors president, Masai Ujiri, got into an altercation with an officer after the team won an NBA championship.        ...
21:32, 06/14/2019

Club pro on going distance at PGA Championship: ‘Just awesome’ Rob Labritz has two children and is playing in his sixth PGA Championship. But the club pro from GlenArbor in Bedford Hills, N.Y., thought making the cut on the number in his own backyard at this PGA Championship at Bethpage Black might have been one...
20:32, 05/18/2019

US PGA Championship 2019: first round – live! Live updates from Bethpage Black, the year’s second majorOfficial site leaderboard: latest standings from round oneAnd feel free to email scott.murray@theguardian.com 5.27pm BST While Koepka was busy saving par at 4 and then making birdie at 5, Tommy...
09:48, 05/16/2019

PGA Championship: Don’t look past under-the-radar contender Xander Schauffele’s play often stands out in majors. Eventually, his name and face will, too. Until then, the 25-year-old Masters runner-up appreciates every low-key practice round he can play. “If I could choose, I’d love to stay under. I’ve heard v...
01:00, 05/16/2019

Brooks Koepka running away with PGA Championship on Day 1 Brooks Koepka began his PGA Championship opening round Thursday at Bethpage Black by dropping a 40-foot birdie bomb on his first hole, the 10th. He ended the round by dropping a 33-foot birdie bomb putt on his final hole, No. 9. And when the dust fro...
12:48, 05/16/2019

Why PGA Championship was moved up in change that’s paying off The PGA Championship used to bat cleanup in the major championship batting order. Now it’s in the two hole. The PGA, which several years ago marketed itself as “Glory’s Last Shot” to accentuate its place as the final major championship in the c...
16:32, 05/14/2019

US tops Germans 3-1 for 5th win in row at world championship KOSICE, Slovakia (AP) — Dylan Larkin scored a tiebreaking goal midway through the third period and the United States went on to beat Germany 3-1 Sunday at the world championships. Jack Eichel put the Americans ahead by two goals late in the third and...
12:32, 05/19/2019

6-way tie for first-round lead at Travelers Championship Zack Sucher made a 9-foot birdie putt in the last group of the day on the par-4 18th for a 6-under 64 and a share of the first-round lead in the Travelers Championship        ...
16:48, 06/20/2019

Take 5: Good bets to win 101st PGA Championship With a Par 70 course measuring 7,459 yards and featuring gnarly rough, the winner of the 101st PGA Championship at Bethpage Black this week will need to drive the ball long -- and straight....
11:48, 05/15/2019

Spieth trying to buck the odds at PGA Championship PGA Championship begins with Woods going for 2nd leg of Grand Slam and Spieth facing long odds of career Grand Slam        ...
17:48, 05/15/2019

| Lowry's Open Championship triumph: 4 key moments A look at some of the key moments of Shane Lowry's victory in treacherous conditions to claim his maiden major title at the 148th Open Championship on Sunday...
11:48, 07/21/2019

Big Question at the Hockey World Championship: Who’s No. 1 (in the Draft)? Jack Hughes of the U.S., the top-rated North American prospect, and Kaapo Kakko of Finland, the top European prospect, are under the microscope as they play for their national teams....
23:32, 05/20/2019

PGA Championship is wrecking golfers on final round The beast came out at Bethpage Black in the final round of the PGA Championship. Before runaway leader Brooks Koepka had teed off in the afternoon, there were 26 double-bogeys or higher. In the third round, when conditions got tougher as the wind pic...
17:32, 05/19/2019

Brooks Koepka wins PGA Championship by 2 shots Brooks Koepka didn’t crack despite four straight bogeys on the inward nine and saved himself from wasting the largest 54-hole lead in a major.        ...
17:32, 05/19/2019

Spieth 'in a good place' after contending at PGA Championship Jordan Spieth failed to complete the career grand slam at the PGA Championship on Sunday but the American did show his recent struggles on the course may be a thing of the past....
19:32, 05/19/2019

Spieth two back of leader Koepka at PGA Championship Jordan Spieth charged up the PGA Championship leaderboard on Friday to sit two shots back of overnight leader Brooks Koepka while Rory McIlroy used a late birdie run to put himself right on the projected cut line....
12:48, 05/17/2019

Koepka closing in on elite company at PGA Championship FARMINGDALE, N.Y. (AP) — Already a multiple major champion, Brooks Koepka is closing in on elite company at the PGA Championship. Koepka had a seven-shot lead going into the final round Sunday at Bethpage Black, knowing no one had ever lost a lead th...
12:32, 05/19/2019

Championship or bust for Rockets after huge trade What I'm Hearing: USA TODAY Sports' Trysta Krick caught up with the Rockets at Summer League after the blockbuster trade for Russell Westbrook. While there were some mixed feelings, the message was clear: it's championship or bust in H...
11:00, 07/12/2019

Vandy powers past LSU 13-4 and into SEC championship game HOOVER, Ala. (AP) — Ty Duvall drove in four runs and Ethan Paul three, powering Vanderbilt into the Southeastern Conference Tournament championship game with a 13-4 victory over LSU on Saturday. The top-seeded Commodores (48-10), chasing their third ...
18:48, 05/25/2019

Not-so-smooth Jazz exceeds expectations at PGA Championship Jazz Janewattananond thought he would struggle to break 80 at Bethpage Black when he saw the course on Monday but has exceeded expectations with three rounds no worse than par that has lifted him into a tie for second behind runaway leader Brooks Koe...
17:16, 05/18/2019

McIlroy an after-thought as Koepka dominates PGA Championship As Brooks Koepka prepared to start the third round at the PGA Championship with a commanding seven-stroke lead, Rory McIlroy was long done with his day, reduced to being an after-thought at a tournament he entered as the best player in the world this...
15:00, 05/18/2019

PGA Championship: Brooks Koepka turning this into laugher FARMINGDALE, N.Y. — Brooks Koepka is turning a public golf course into his private playground in the PGA Championship. Staked to a seven-shot lead, Koepka never let anyone get closer than five shots Saturday as he powered his way to an ideal start an...
17:32, 05/18/2019

Senior PGA Championship 1st round suspended due to weather PITTSFORD, N.Y. (AP) — The first round of the Senior PGA Championship has been suspended due to dangerous weather conditions. A series of thunderstorms were scheduled to pass over suburban Rochester, where the major is being played at Oak Hill Countr...
10:16, 05/23/2019

At P.G.A. Championship, It’s Thumbs-Up for Phil Mickelson Despite Struggles Mickelson had said on a video that, “As the putts go down, the thumbs are coming up.” He finished six over par on the day but still savored the crowd’s support....
20:16, 05/18/2019

On Golf: At P.G.A. Championship, Thailand Meets Farmingdale Atiwit Janewattananond, better known as Jazz, is the only player using a local caddie. He is tied for second, having fun and going well beyond his original goal of shaking hands with Tiger Woods....
20:16, 05/18/2019

Spieth refuses interview after 3rd round of PGA Championship Spieth refuses interview after 3rd round of PGA Championship; shot a 72 including 2 birdies, 2 bogeys and double bogey        ...
02:32, 05/19/2019

Bolton's Championship game against Brentford called off - EFL "Bolton Wanderers\u0027 home Championship game against Brentford will now not take place and the visitors will be awarded three points on the basis of a 1-0 victory, the English Football League (EFL) said on Friday."...
14:16, 05/03/2019

US PGA Championship 2019: final round – live! Brooks Koepka holds a seven-shot lead heading into the final dayDustin Johnson and Luke List are the 2018 champion’s nearest rivalsYou can send Scott your thoughts on the day’s play via email 10.56am BST “So, Brooks. Is there any doubt whatsoever in ...
07:16, 05/19/2019

PGA stars discuss Open Championship course conditions What I'm Hearing: Golfweek's Steve DiMeglio is on hand at the Open Championship and spoke to Tiger Woods, Rickie Fowler and Adam Scott about the playing conditions at Royal Portrush.        ...
12:16, 07/15/2019

Marquez extends championship lead with French GP win "Honda\u0027s world champion Marc Marquez won the French Grand Prix at Le Mans on Sunday for his third victory in the last four races to extend his lead at the top of the MotoGP standings."...
09:32, 05/19/2019

Scripps National Spelling Bee ends in 8-way championship tie The Scripps National Spelling Bee ended in an unprecedented eight-way tie Friday morning when the competition’s moderators ran out of words for the contestants after 20 rounds. “It’s complete. They will forever be remembered as the Elite Eight,” the ...
01:00, 05/31/2019

Woods 'rested and ready' for PGA Championship after month off "Tiger Woods walked into the media interview room at the PGA Championship on Tuesday morning clutching a cup of hot coffee on a cool New York morning."...
15:00, 05/14/2019

Brooks Koepka, not Tiger, is the story of day one at the PGA Championship SportsPulse: While everyone's eyes were on Tiger Woods it was Brooks Koepka that was a cut above the field. Golfweek's David Dusek breaksdown Koepka's historic start.        ...
15:16, 05/16/2019

Leonard, Raptors move within victory of first championship OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Kawhi Leonard’s hot hand is sending the Raptors home to Toronto on the cusp of a startling upset for Canada. Leonard outdueled the Splash Brothers for 36 points and 12 rebounds, and the Raptors moved within one victory of...
22:16, 06/07/2019

Koepka off to record-setting start at PGA Championship Koepka leaves Woods and everyone else in his wake at PGA Championship with record round of 63 at Bethpage Black        ...
14:16, 05/16/2019

Tates Creek Advances to State Championship Tates Creek will face @stang_baseball for the @KHSAA State Championship Sunday at 1 pm after the Mustangs defeated Trinity 6-5. pic.twitter.com/WV3yoLR2Zm — Eli Gehn (@EliGehnLEX18) June 8, 2019 The Tates Creek baseball team will play for its ...
17:16, 06/08/2019

Guillermo Rigondeaux wins championship eliminator Guillermo Rigondeaux and Jermell Charlo take stoppage wins in Las Vegas The post Guillermo Rigondeaux wins championship eliminator appeared first on Boxing News....
05:48, 06/24/2019

Tates Creek Wins State Championship Lexington (LEX 18) — For the first time since 1986, the Tates Creek baseball team are State Champions. The Commodores defeated McCracken Co. 4-2 Sunday afternoon at Whitaker Bank Ballpark. After trailing 2-0 after the top of the first inning, T...
14:00, 06/09/2019

County Championship: Somerset v Surrey and more – live! Updates from around the county groundsECB back on defensive over Hundred photo gaffeYou can post BTL, email Tanya or tweet her here 7.37pm BST It’s been all go here at Old Trafford, with Lancashire only a quick scratch from victory over Northants - t...
12:00, 05/16/2019

Which of his two championship belts will Henry Cejudo defend first? Cejudo won a second title on Saturday. What is in his immediate future, and what's in store for Valentina Shevchenko, Tony Ferguson and others from UFC 238?...
15:16, 06/09/2019

County Championship: Somerset v Surrey and more – live! Live updates from day one of round three in the ChampionshipPut the smartphone down Aggers. This spat really isn’t cricketFeel free to email Tanya or tweet @TJAldred your thoughts 10.22am BST Some tawdry gossip (don’t pretend you’re not interested)Pu...
02:48, 05/14/2019

Dino-mite! Raptors win Canada's first NBA championship The Toronto Raptors delivered Canada its first NBA title with a 114-110 victory over the two-time defending champion Golden State Warriors on Thursday that set off a country-wide celebration....
07:16, 06/14/2019

Canada erupts as Raptors capture first ever NBA championship Canadians erupted from coast to coast and all the way up to the Arctic on Thursday as the Toronto Raptors captured their first NBA championship in a country that is traditionally known as the home of hockey....
07:16, 06/14/2019

Rain can't dampen Blues' championship parade Hundreds of thousands of people lined the streets of downtown St. Louis and braved the rain Saturday to cheer on the Stanley Cup champion Blues, who concluded the festivities with a packed rally beneath the Gateway Arch....
14:00, 06/15/2019

John Daly is making a mockery of the PGA Championship It was 17 years ago and Bethpage Black was making its debut as the first public course in the modern era to host a U.S. Open, and John Daly was reveling in the idea. “I think it’s tremendous,” he told me that Monday before the tournament began. “I th...
04:32, 05/14/2019

Drama is teed up, and an epic PGA Championship is at hand What else do you want out of a major championship that this week’s PGA Championship doesn’t have? The dream storylines are aligned perfectly: – Tiger Woods is coming off his 15th career major championship, his first in 11 years and his first Ma...
19:16, 05/15/2019

Tiger Woods practices ahead of PGA Championship "Tiger Woods proved many doubters wrong with his triumph at last month\u0027s Masters, where he not only completed a comeback story for the ages but also put Jack Nicklaus\u0027s record of 18 major titles back into play."...
04:48, 05/14/2019

Easy win for championship leader Hamilton at French GP Lewis Hamilton comfortably won the French Grand Prix from pole position on Sunday to clinch a sixth victory this season and extend his championship lead over Mercedes teammate Valtteri Bottas to 36 points.       ...
09:16, 06/23/2019

| Lee, Ancer join leaders at Travelers Championship South Korea's Lee Kyoung-hoon and Mexico's Abraham Ancer forced their way into a six-way tie at the top of the leaderboard on a low-scoring first round at the PGA Tour's Travelers Championship on Thursday....
23:16, 06/20/2019

John Daly will be an embarrassing sideshow at PGA Championship This week, there will be a legitimate major championship at Bethpage Black. We’ll also get a ridiculous sideshow, at least for the first couple of days. John Daly will rip it up in the PGA Championship — while gripping the wheel of a golf cart....
12:32, 05/13/2019

Slam-chasing Spieth on the march at PGA Championship Jordan Spieth, who is chasing a career grand slam, surged into contention at the PGA Championship on Friday, grabbing the clubhouse lead during the second round....
12:48, 05/17/2019

Tearful Wie questions future after opening 84 at PGA Championship A tearful Michelle Wie was not sure how much longer she can compete after struggling in the first round of the Women's PGA Championship on Thursday where she iced her ailing right wrist between most shots....
18:16, 06/20/2019

FIA F3 car to Macau in non-championship race, track changes expected The new FIA Formula 3 car will compete at Macau in a non-championship event, with track changes to sections such as the iconic Lisboa corner also announced...
04:00, 07/04/2019

PGA Championship tee times, pairings: First- and second-round schedule The 2019 PGA Championship tees off on Thursday at Bethpage Black. Tee times for the event were announced Friday. Tiger Woods, coming off his Masters win in April, is among the favorites and will be playing Thursday morning and Friday afternoon with B...
15:32, 05/10/2019

Woods brings buzz to golf and to the PGA Championship PGA CHAMPIONSHIP '19: Tiger Woods a Masters champion again and heads to Bethpage Black in search of next major at PGA Championship        ...
12:32, 05/09/2019

John Daly approved to use cart at PGA Championship John Daly has been approved to use a cart next week in the PGA Championship because of an injured right knee. He will be the first player to ride a cart at a major championship since Casey Martin in the U.S. Open at Olympic Club in 1998 and 2012. The...
18:48, 05/07/2019

Nets embracing their new reality: ‘Now it’s championship talk’ LAS VEGAS — While Caris LeVert and Taurean Prince are close friends with Kevin Durant, they both downplayed any role they had in luring him to the Nets. What they didn’t downplay, however, were the team’s new championship aspirations. After landing D...
00:00, 07/08/2019

Spa hailed as the best of new World Rallycross Championship tracks Liam Doran topped day one of the World Rallycross Championship's Spa debut, and heralded the Belgian Grand Prix Formula 1 venue's RX circuit as the best of the series' new breed...
08:48, 05/11/2019

Clash of Clans will have its first World Championship in October Supercell announced today that it will hold the first ever Clash of Clans World Championship at ESL One Hamburg from October 25 to October 27.Read More...
09:00, 07/02/2019

Unheralded Frenchman crashes PGA Championship leaderboard Wonder how it feels to be a no-name player near the lead of a major championship? Just ask unheralded Frenchman Mike Lorenzo-Vera, who shot 2-under 68 in the opening round of the PGA Championship at Bethpage Black on Thursday morning and was just fiv...
20:00, 05/16/2019

Herman claims Barbasol Championship after Kraft stumbles Jim Herman made two back-nine birdies after a rain delay on Sunday and was rewarded when Kelly Kraft stumbled late, claiming his second career PGA Tour title at the Barbasol Championship in Nicholasville, Ky....
22:32, 07/21/2019

Sucher leads Travelers Championship as big names struggle Zack Sucher shoots 65 on Friday to move to 11 under par, takes two-stroke lead midway through second round of the Travelers Championship        ...
13:16, 06/21/2019

Shooting At NBA Championship Celebration In Canada Injures 4 People Four people were injured, some seriously, after a shooting at the NBA championship celebration for the Toronto Raptors, police said. In a Monday evening news conference, Police Chief Mark Saunders......
21:00, 06/17/2019

Varner's 81 worst round on last day of 2019 PGA Championship Varner's 81 worst round on final day this PGA Championship as he went from sole possession of 2nd place to finishing tied for 36th        ...
10:32, 05/20/2019

Bottas wins in Azerbaijan and retakes championship lead Valtteri Bottas won the Azerbaijan Grand Prix on Sunday and retook the Formula One lead from team mate Lewis Hamilton after a fourth successive one-two finish for Mercedes....
09:48, 04/28/2019

Garcia’s walk-off HR leads UCLA into championship series OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Rachel Garcia hit a three-run walk-off homer in the 10th inning and threw a shutout as UCLA beat Washington 3-0 in 10 innings to reach the championship series. Garcia, the two-time reigning USA Softball Collegiate Player of the Y...
15:00, 06/02/2019

Esports: Ferrari joins F1 virtual championship for first time Ferrari have decided to join Formula One's esports for the first time, thus ensuring all 10 teams will line up on the virtual grid in this year's world championship....
18:48, 05/31/2019

The Dustin Johnson roars ended in PGA Championship whimper When Dustin Johnson finally emerged as the one player to make a run, everyone noticed. Bethpage Black was finally buzzing again, chants of “DJ! DJ!” echoing over the acres of sand, right into the ears and psyche of leader Brooks Koepka. But on a day ...
21:00, 05/19/2019

Rockets reaction to Westbrook trade: Championship or bust What I'm Hearing: USA TODAY's Trysta Krick caught up with the Rockets at Summer League after the blockbuster trade. While there was some mixed emotions to the trade the message was clear: it's championship or bust in H-town.  ...
21:48, 07/11/2019

Johnson completes runner-up grand slam at PGA Championship Dustin Johnson narrowly missed out on winning his second career major at the PGA Championship on Sunday but in doing so he joined some very select company by completing the career runner-up grand slam....
19:32, 05/19/2019

Green grabs first round lead at Women's PGA Championship Australian Hannah Green held a one-shot lead at the end of the opening round of the Women's PGA Championship on Thursday after Michelle Wie was reduced to tears as she pondered her future in the wake of an opening round 84....
23:00, 06/20/2019

Spain U21 2-1 Germany U21: European Championship final – as it happened Goals from Fabián Ruiz and Dani Olmo secured a fifth Under-21 title for Spain, who gained revenge on Germany for the 2017 final 9.52pm BST The trophy is lifted and Spain can celebrate. Report to follow from Ben Fisher... 9.39pm BST Spain were the bet...
14:48, 06/30/2019

| WATCH: There is a toe wrestling championship and this man nailed his 16th title The official Toe Wrestling World Championship got off on the right foot in the village of Wetton in Staffordshire. Alan 'Nasty' Nash successfully defended his world title in the specially organised tournament at the local pub....
12:16, 05/27/2019

Broadhurst, Toledo vault to Senior PGA Championship lead Defending champion Paul Broadhurst and Esteban Toledo shared the lead two rounds into the Senior PGA Championship        ...
17:00, 05/24/2019

How NBA championship odds changed after free-agent frenzy LAS VEGAS — A day after more than $3 billion in NBA player transactions, betting markets for the league settled into place for oddsmakers from here to New Jersey — with one major exception. On the surface, the Nets would seem to be the biggest mover ...
11:16, 07/02/2019

Team USA advances to championship of Women’s World Cup in France LYON, France (AP) – Alex Morgan celebrated her go-ahead goal with a cheeky tea-sipping celebration and Alyssa Naeher stopped a late penalty kick to send the United States into the final at the Women’s World Cup with a 2-1 victory over Eng...
23:16, 07/02/2019

Yuka Saso wins Girls Junior PGA Championship Yuka Saso of the Philippines rallied to win the Girls Junior PGA Championship, closing with a 3-under 67 for a two-stroke victory over Jensen Castle       ...
15:32, 07/12/2019

Women's PGA Championship 2019: final round – live! Latest updates from the final round at HazeltineGolfer disqualified from Challenge Tour event after losing all his ballsOfficial live PGA leader boardFeel free to drop a line to scott.murray@theguardian.com 7.40pm BST No let-up from Hannah Green at t...
12:00, 06/23/2019

2018's Worst Overwatch League Team Just Won A Championship Around this time last year, the professional Overwatch team Shanghai Dragons had just finished up a history-making 0-40 season. At the time, nobody would have expected that just one year later they’d be leaving the league’s top three teams in a heap ...
18:32, 07/15/2019

Jim Herman takes 2nd-round lead in Barbasol Championship Jim Herman shot his second straight 7-under 65 to take the second-round lead in the PGA Tour's Barbasol Championship       ...
17:48, 07/19/2019

Trump Brings His Own Prize to Japan's Sumo Championship Japan’s ancient sporting tradition is getting an infusion of the Trump brand Sunday when President Trump becomes the first American leader to present a trophy to the winner of a sumo wrestling tournament in Tokyo....
22:48, 05/25/2019

| Herman holds onto 1-shot Barbasol Championship lead Jim Herman rolled in two eagle putts in a 10-under par 62 to maintain a one-shot lead heading into the final round of the PGA Tour's Barbasol Championship....
22:00, 07/20/2019

Drake Parties With the Toronto Raptors to Celebrate Their NBA Championship Win The Toronto Raptors celebrated their historic NBA Championship victory on Saturday with their biggest celebrity cheerleader, Drake. The Canadian rapper and the likes of MVP Kawhi Leonard,......
18:48, 06/15/2019

Local pro’s ‘big sacrifice’ lets him live PGA Championship dream The mission was accomplished by Rob Labritz this week. No, he didn’t win the PGA Championship at Bethpage Black. But he played. And he played well enough to make the cut and play all four days. It was a memory he’ll have for a lifetime. Right before ...
01:00, 05/20/2019

How Brooks Koepka avoided epic PGA Championship choke job This was supposed to be a stress-free Sunday walk in the park for Brooks Koepka. But this park was Bethpage State Park, the home of the diabolical Black Course. And the day ended up being not nearly as easy as it figured to be. But he survived. Someh...
18:16, 05/19/2019

Slovakia stuns US 4-1 in world hockey championship opener KOSICE, Slovakia (AP) — Matus Sukel scored early in the first period and Slovakia went on to beat the U.S. 4-1 on home ice Friday night, a stunning result on the opening day of the world hockey championship. Alex DeBrincat had a goal off assists from...
15:16, 05/10/2019

Spieth shuts down grand slam talk at PGA Championship Never mind completing the career grand slam, Jordan Spieth is simply happy to be back on the leaderboard, especially at a major, as he plays his way back from a mini-slump....
19:32, 05/17/2019

Woods pays price for being inadequately prepared for PGA Championship Tiger Woods acknowledged after missing the cut at the PGA Championship on Friday that he had paid the price for not being adequately prepared for another major quest so soon after winning the Masters....
19:32, 05/17/2019

APOEL Nicosia wins 7th consecutive Cyprus championship NICOSIA, Cyprus (AP) — APOEL Nicosia clinched its seventh consecutive Cypriot championship by beating 10-man Apollon Limassol 3-0 at home on Saturday. APOEL’s win, combined with AEK Larnaca dropping points in a 1-1 draw against Nea Salamina, ga...
13:32, 05/04/2019

Brooks Koepka previews the PGA Championship at Bethpage Black Last year's PGA Championship winner, Brooks Koepka, on what it will take for him to defend his title at Bethpage Black in New York.        ...
10:32, 05/13/2019

Breaking down Tiger Woods' 19 PGA Championship performances Tiger Woods has won the PGA Championship four times in 19 appearances, claiming victory in 1999, 2000, 2006 and 2007.        ...
09:00, 05/16/2019

What we learned at the Collegiate Esports Championship Overwatch finals The Overwatch tournament at the Collegiate Esports Championship showcased the state of college esports, from the impact of funding to the way teams play....
21:32, 05/13/2019

PGA Championship: Dustin Johnson looking to make weekend charge If it takes a bomber to catch a bomber, then consider Dustin Johnson in a good spot. Johnson fired a 3-under 67 in the second round of the PGA Championship on Friday morning at Bethpage Black, putting him at 4-under for the tournament and eight shots...
02:00, 05/18/2019

Tiger Woods seeks second straight major win at PGA Championship Masters champion Tiger Woods launched his quest for a second consecutive major title and a possible return to number one in the world rankings at the opening round of the PGA Championship on Thursday....
07:00, 05/16/2019

Can Justin Rose find elusive 2nd major at PGA Championship? Some players would be happy with one major championship. Most, actually. But for Justin Rose, it seems like it has been a bit of a disappointment that his lone major victory remains the 2013 U.S. Open at Merion. There have been many close calls since...
23:16, 05/15/2019

Justin Thomas withdraws from PGA Championship with wrist injury One of the favorites at the PGA Championship withdrew Monday. Justin Thomas announced he was pulling out of the second major of the season, being played at Bethpage Black, with a lingering wrist injury. “Unfortunately, I will be withdrawing fro...
16:16, 05/13/2019

Rory McIlroy’s improvement still can’t save his doomed PGA Championship The good scores were there for Rory McIlroy, they just weren’t coming in the same rounds. Which is to say, they haven’t nearly been good enough. The 30-year-old Northern Irishman shot his best score of PGA Championship on Saturday morning, posting a ...
17:32, 05/18/2019

PGA Championship: Tiger Woods misses the cut after disappointing Round 2 Tiger Woods’ follow-up to a memorable Masters win was certainly forgettable. Woods finished three-over 73 on Friday, missing the cut at the PGA Championship by a stroke after scoring plus-5 over the first two days at Bethpage Black. He struggle...
19:00, 05/17/2019

Homa wins Wells Fargo Championship by three strokes The days of Max Homa feeling an impostor on the PGA Tour are history after he held his nerve during an hour-long rain delay before closing out an emphatic three-stroke victory at the Wells Fargo Championship in Charlotte, North Carolina on Sunday....
21:16, 05/05/2019

PGA Championship: Many of golf’s biggest names lurking after first round The PGA Championship prides itself on being the best field in golf, and it doesn’t seems like those with pedigree are going to let Brooks Koepka run away with it. With the defending PGA champ getting into the clubhouse early with a scalding 7-under 6...
08:48, 05/17/2019

Jim Nantz: Bethpage Black won't be so vicious for PGA Championship Jim Nantz said he doesn't expect conditions at Bethpage Black to be nearly as tough as we've seen in recent years.        ...
12:32, 05/09/2019

Koepka makes flying start with 63 to lead PGA Championship Defending champion Brooks Koepka made a flying start at the PGA Championship with a dominant display that appeared set to give him a big lead until inspired New Zealander Danny Lee made a late charge in the first round on Thursday....
19:16, 05/16/2019

| Tiger joins Koepka, Molinari to start PGA Championship Tiger Woods will play alongside fellow reigning major champions Brooks Koepka and Francesco Molinari in the first two rounds of the PGA Championship....
15:16, 05/10/2019

Tickets to watch Tigers Woods, PGA Championship selling for as low as $6 PGA Championship tickets have a face value of $110 but they are going for as little as $6 on StubHub.        ...
14:16, 05/16/2019

Column: Daly turns PGA Championship into ridiculous sideshow Column: By granting John Daly permission to use a cart because of a bum knee, the PGA Championship clears the way for a ridiculous sideshow        ...
16:48, 05/10/2019

John Isner out of US clay championship with injured foot No. 1 seed John Isner won't participate in the U.S. Men's Clay Court Championship because of an injured foot        ...
18:16, 05/17/2019

Tiger Woods all over the place in wild PGA Championship first round Step off the edge and let the roller-coaster ride begin. So it went for a rusty-looking Tiger Woods as his PGA Championship opened with a wild 2-over 72 on Thursday at Bethpage Black, finishing nine shots back of his playing partner, early leader Bro...
12:48, 05/16/2019

Rose builds confidence for PGA Championship as McIlroy fades Justin Rose had a confidence-boosting finish at Quail Hollow on Sunday in the leadup to the PGA Championship but his Ryder Cup team mate Rory McIlroy continued his worrying final round form....
21:16, 05/05/2019

Opinion: The Tiger from the Masters goes missing during first round of PGA Championship The Masters this was not. Tiger Woods' dream of winning a second consecutive major title is not officially over, but it’s not exactly alive and well.        ...
17:16, 05/16/2019

UCLA Walks It Off Against Oklahoma To Win Another Softball National Championship It may not have been quite as dominant as the show of fireworks that they put on in their unbelievable 16-3 Game 1 win, but it was plenty more dramatic. The UCLA Bruins found the bats when they needed them, hit four dingers once again, and walked it ...
22:32, 06/04/2019

PGA Championship predictions: Usual suspects will contend, but not Tiger Our Post golf experts give their predictions for this week’s PGA Championship at Bethpage Black: George Willis Brooks Koepka: It’s hard to pick against someone who thinks winning majors is easy. He also has the power and touch needed for what s...
19:16, 05/15/2019

Five story lines to watch in the PGA Championship at Bethpage Black Bethpage Black, playing to a par of 70 and stretching out north of 7,400 yards, will greet the players each day like a jab to the face.        ...
06:16, 05/14/2019

Tiger to return to Japan at Zozo Championship in October "Tiger Woods will return to Japan for the first time since 2006 to compete in the inaugural Zozo Championship in October, the Masters champion said on Wednesday."...
07:32, 05/01/2019

Golf: Rose bids to end English drought at PGA Championship It has been 100 years since an English golfer won the PGA Championship and Justin Rose has tweaked his preparations in a bid to peak at the right time and snap the drought....
15:16, 05/15/2019

McIlroy wins Players Championship by one stroke in Florida "Northern Irishman Rory McIlroy emerged as the last man standing in a wild final round to win the Players Championship by one shot from American Jim Furyk in Ponte Vedra, Florida on Sunday."...
07:32, 05/01/2019

Motorcycling: Marquez extends championship lead with French GP win Honda's world champion Marc Marquez won the French Grand Prix at Le Mans on Sunday for his third victory in the last four races to extend his lead at the top of the MotoGP standings....
12:48, 05/19/2019

Meet the area club pros in the PGA Championship spotlight The moment the PGA of America announced Bethpage Black would host the 2019 PGA Championship, Rob Labritz circled it in ink on his mental calendar. “I’ve been priming for this my whole life,’’ Labritz told The Post. “I’m beside the moon just to have t...
04:32, 05/14/2019

PGA Championship: Tiger Woods discusses soggy conditions What I'm Hearing: Golfweek's Steve DiMeglio spoke with Tiger Woods and the four-time PGA Championship winner discussed the harsh conditions currently plaguing Bethpage Black in Long Island.        ...
20:00, 05/13/2019

PGA Championship: Brooks Koepka blinks, and here comes Dustin Johnson Brooks Koepka is struggling for the first time in defense of his PGA Championship. He saw his lead over Dustin Johnson cut to two shots on the back nine of the final round. Koepka, who has led almost from the outset, bogeyed the 11th, 12th and 13th h...
17:32, 05/19/2019

The golf lovers who surrendered their home course to the 2019 PGA Championship There are a lot of golfers who call the five courses at Bethpage State Park their home tracks, but there is only one recognized club based at the venerable Long Island complex. So it is with immense pride that the Nassau Players Club will help welcom...
16:32, 05/14/2019

Alternate reality: Kelly Kraft is now in contention at PGA Championship Kelly Kraft wasn’t supposed to be playing Bethpage Black this week. Now, after the alternate snuck into the PGA Championship as the last player in the field, Kraft is somewhere else he isn’t supposed to be. Earning entry to his fifth career major via...
02:00, 05/18/2019

Rose seeks 2nd major at PGA Championship at Bethpage Black Rose seeks 2nd major at PGA Championship at Bethpage Black, 'still waiting for my run in the majors'        ...
17:48, 05/15/2019

Koepka wins PGA Championship for fourth major title Brooks Koepka survived to win the PGA Championship for a second consecutive year on Sunday when he triumphed at Bethpage Black to secure his fourth career major title....
16:48, 05/19/2019

PGA Championship: The fight behind Bethpage Black’s famous sign -WARNING- The Black Course Is An Extremely Difficult Course Which We Recommend Only For Highly Skilled Golfers. Mike Asheroff can still remember that day in 1981 — or was it 1982? — when the sign was first created to prepare golfers for the challenge...
16:32, 05/14/2019

Ultimate Fighting Championship Shrinks Its 'Debt Cushion' UFC Holdings, the company behind the Ultimate Fighting Championship, completed a loan deal worth more than $400 million Friday that will save money but reduce some protections for senior lenders....
11:32, 04/28/2019

Johnson raring to go after rare break ahead of PGA Championship Long-hitting American Dustin Johnson is mentally fresh after a break from action and eager to get going at this week's PGA Championship where a big and wet course will put a premium on driving distance....
17:32, 05/14/2019

Stanley Cup Final: Blues can end 52-year championship drought in Game 6 The Blues lead 3-2 in the best-of-seven NHL championship series going into Sunday's Game 6 at the Enterprise Center.       ...
06:00, 06/09/2019

PGA Championship: Jordan Spieth still trying to find his game as he chases history Jordan Spieth would become only the sixth player in history to complete the career grand slam if he can hoist the Wanamaker Trophy on Sunday.        ...
17:48, 05/15/2019

Tearful Michelle Wie mired in self-doubt after firing an 84 at Women’s PGA Championship " It’s hard. It’s just one of those situations where I’m not entirely sure how much more I have left in me," said the 29-year-old golfer, who has been battling persistent hand and wrist issues....
23:00, 06/20/2019

Derby 0-1 Leeds: Championship play-off semi-final, first leg – as it happened Kemar Roofe was Derby’s nemesis yet again as Leeds took a big step towards the play-off final. 7.25pm BST No doubt we’ll hear more of all that in due course. But in the meantime, here’s the verdict of your pal and mine, Paul Doyle, who was at Pride P...
11:48, 05/11/2019

Paper Round: Atletico want Lacazette, Man Utd set to sign Championship star "Atletico Madrid want to sign Alexandre Lacazette whilst Manchester United are closing in on the signing of Championship star Daniel James. It\u0027s Friday\u0027s Paper Round."...
16:00, 05/16/2019

Tiger struggles early at PGA Championship, Koepka shares lead Tiger Woods mixed two double-bogeys with a birdie to sit six shots back of defending champion and early joint leader Brooks Koepka midway through his first round at the PGA Championship on Thursday....
11:16, 05/16/2019

All Women's Team Selected For 2019 National Racing Championship The 2019 JK Tyre-FMSCI National Racing Championship (JKNRC) will see an all women's team in participation under Team Ahura for the second year. The brainchild of former racer and team owner of Ahura......
10:32, 06/07/2019

South Korean Kim grabs clubhouse lead at Women's PGA Championship South Korean Kim Hyo-joo grabbed a one-shot clubhouse lead at the Women's PGA Championship in Chaska, Minnesota on Thursday as Michelle Wie endured a rough return to competition....
18:16, 06/20/2019

Marquez: Assen "best race" for my 2019 MotoGP championship hopes Marc Marquez says the Dutch TT was the "best race" for his MotoGP championship hopes, as the Honda rider increased his points lead to 44 after finishing second...
05:48, 07/03/2019

Brooks Koepka, not Tiger Woods, the story of Round 1 at PGA Championship SportsPulse: While everyone's eyes were on Tiger Woods it was Brooks Koepka that was a cut above the field. Golfweek's David Dusek breaksdown Koepka's historic start.        ...
18:32, 05/16/2019

QPR fixtures for Championship 2019-20 season: Full schedule with dates QPR fans will be looking for more consistency in the 2019-20 season, with the most realistic aim for the campaign likely to be maintaining their Championship status....
03:16, 06/20/2019

PGA Championship: Tiger Woods gets up-close look at Brooks Koepka’s dominance What Tiger Woods watched for the better part of five hours Thursday is what he helped create. Woods is as much the reason for Brooks Koepka’s existence on the PGA Tour as anyone. So it had to be a sobering sight for the 43-year-old Woods, watching th...
20:00, 05/16/2019

Red-hot Chez Reavie storms to lead in third round of Travelers Championship Chez Reavie, who finished T-3 at the PGA Championship, caught fire Saturday in shooting a 7-under 63 to take the Travelers Championship lead.        ...
18:16, 06/22/2019

NBA Finals: Raptors could make history and clinch championship with Game 5 win Tipoff is set for 9 p.m. ET on Monday at Scotiabank Arena in downtown Toronto. There will be several road closures and transit changes in effect for the game....
03:48, 06/10/2019

Major British Touring Car Championship calendar shake-up for 2020 The British Touring Car Championship will feature a radically revised calendar for the 2020 season, with a new layout added to the roster for the first time in 18 years...
08:00, 06/16/2019

Former champion Justin Thomas withdraws from PGA Championship with wrist injury Thomas won the 2017 PGA Championship, his first career major, by two strokes ahead of Francesco Molinari, Louis Oosthuizen and Patrick Reed.        ...
18:00, 05/13/2019

Six Southern AZ teams battle for state championship in HS softball, baseball PHOENIX – Three Southern Arizona high school softball teams and three baseball squads from our region are suiting up In the state title game on Monday and Tuesday night.  Here’s the schedule. MONDAY, MAY 13 SOFTBALL: 5A CHAMPIONSHIP (ASU)...
18:48, 05/13/2019

Video: How World Endurance Championship secured its hypercar future Ahead of the 2019 Le Mans 24 Hours, the ACO outlined further details of the new hypercar regulations slated for the 2020/21 World Endurance Championship season...
01:16, 06/15/2019

PGA Championship 2019: Dates, Tiger Woods odds and tee times After Tiger Woods claimed a historic 15th major championship at The Masters, the new PGA Tour schedule brings to a much earlier but eagerly anticipated PGA Championship....
13:00, 05/13/2019

Hannah Green records first major title at Women's PGA Championship Hannah Green became only the third female Australian golfer to win a major with her victory at the Women's PGA Championship at Hazeltine National in Chaska, Minn....
10:00, 06/24/2019

'Drake curse': Canadian star vindicated after Raptors' NBA championship win Prior to the victory over the Golden State Warriors, many had fallen victim to the music star’s reputation for bringing bad luckHis repeated interactions with athletes before critical games – and their subsequent losses – have earned Drake the unfort...
17:00, 06/14/2019

Drake, Beyonce & the Kawhi 'claw': How the Toronto Raptors won their first NBA Championship Drake's trolling, a viral video featuring Beyonce and a shoving match that got a team's part-owner banned - Toronto Raptors' NBA Finals triumph was full of sub-plots....
13:00, 06/14/2019

PGA Championship live stream: how to watch 2019 US PGA golf online from anywhere Golf's second major tournament of the season is here - and if it's even halfway as extraordinary as the Masters was, we're in for a treat. The PGA Championship has been brought forward to a pre-Memorial Day weekend slot, excitement is ...
08:48, 05/16/2019

The main Tiger Woods worry does not look legit in PGA Championship tuneup Tiger Woods slogged his way around rain-soaked Bethpage Black’s front nine Monday morning for his first practice session of the week in advance of the PGA Championship, which begins with Thursday’s opening round. While it’s difficult to measure the e...
12:32, 05/13/2019

Bethpage Black no beast but will offer a stern test at PGA Championship Bethpage Black, a stout par-70 that stretches 7,459 yards on rolling Long Island land, proved a beast when it hosted the U.S. Open in 2002 and 2009 but scoring might be easier at this week's PGA Championship....
03:16, 05/13/2019

Australian Hannah Green wins first major at LPGA Championship First Australian to win a major since 2006 Wins by one shot from Korea’s Sung Hyun Park Australian Hannah Green won the women’s PGA Championship at Hazeltine, her first victory on the LPGA Tour, to become the first Australian woman since Karrie Webb ...
19:48, 06/23/2019

Toronto Raptors beat Golden State Warriors for first NBA championship The Toronto Raptors dethroned the defending champion Golden State Warriors 114-110 in Game 6 of the Finals to capture their first NBA championship in franchise history....
01:48, 06/14/2019

Raptors hold off Warriors in Game 6 thriller to clinch first championship Toronto clinched the first championship in franchise history and ended Golden State's reign with a thrilling Game 6 victory.       ...
22:48, 06/13/2019

Sarah McLachlan to perform ‘O Canada’ as Raptors aim for championship in Game 6 The league has announced the Halifax-born singer-songwriter will perform O Canada prior to Game 6 of the NBA Finals between the Raptors and Golden State Warriors at Oracle Arena....
15:32, 06/13/2019

Classy Spain sink Germany to lift Euro Under-21 Championship • Spain U-21 2-1 Germany U-21• Ruiz and Olmo goals avenge defeat in previous finalSix years ago it was David de Gea, Álvaro Morata and Isco gallivanting round the pitch with the European Under-21 Championship trophy but Spain now has a classy new gen...
20:00, 06/30/2019

Semenya, Van Niekerk named in S Africa world championship team Double Olympic 800 meters champion Caster Semenya has been included in South Africa's preliminary team for this year's world championships in Doha, though it is dependent on the outcome of her appeal to the Swiss Federal Tribunal....
08:48, 06/10/2019

PGA Championship: John Daly says golf-cart perk ‘a big disadvantage’ John Daly — after lumbering around Bethpage Black on Wednesday for a nine-hole practice round in a cart the PGA of America is allowing him for the PGA Championship — had the audacity to call his use of the cart “a big disadvantage this week, trying t...
19:16, 05/15/2019

Brooks Koepka finally kisses Jena Sims after PGA Championship win Brooks Koepka got his championship and Jena Sims got her kiss. Koepka, who twice shutdown his girlfriend’s attempts at a smooch before the final round of the PGA Championship, won the event – after a little bit of on-course drama – at Bethpage Black ...
20:00, 05/19/2019

Deontay Wilder v Dominic Breazeale: WBC heavyweight championship – live! Wilder defends heavyweight title against Breazeale in BrooklynThe secrets of boxing’s knockout kings: where does power come from?Tweet Bryan at @BryanAGraham or email him 3.52am BST “I did pretty well,” says Russell after his fourth successful feathe...
20:00, 05/18/2019

PGA Championship: Brooks Koepka ends third round with 7-shot lead Brooks Koepka remains in first place at the PGA Championship following Saturday's third round. Koepka ended the day with a seven-shot lead after notching an even-par 70....
18:48, 05/18/2019

Parel shoots 66 to lead wind-altered Senior PGA Championship PITTSFORD, N.Y. (AP) — Scott Parel took advantage of ideal scoring conditions Thursday morning to shoot a 4-under 66 and take the first-round lead in the weather-delayed Senior PGA Championship. The gusting afternoon wind, which buffeted flags and sh...
19:32, 05/23/2019

Tiger Woods, On His Achy, Miserable First Round At The Open Championship: "Just The Way It’s Going To Be" Remember how surprising it was back in April, when Tiger Woods won the Masters and it seemed like the grueling decade-plus of injury hell he spent between major championships might finally have spit out a Tiger Woods once again capable of regularly c...
22:32, 07/18/2019

The first Heavy Metal Knitting World Championship was as awesome as it sounds Knitting is fun for some people; heavy metal, same—but you wouldn’t imagine that that particular Venn diagram contained a lot of overlap. Nevertheless, the two disparate pursuits recently combined for the first Heavy Metal Knitting World Championshi...
18:16, 07/18/2019

World Snooker Championship: David Gilbert on top against John Higgins • Semi-final debutant close to 147 break in first session• Higgins takes first two frames but Gilbert rallies to lead 5-3David Gilbert came close to a maximum break as he marked his debut appearance in the World Championship semi-finals by establishi...
14:16, 05/02/2019

PGA Championship: Justin Rose isn’t ready to concede to Brooks Koepka While scrolling down the leaderboard to determine who could make a run at Brooks Koepka, there was Justin Rose sticking out like the shine off his Olympic gold medal. The 2013 U.S. Open champion shot a 3-under 67 in his second round of the PGA Champi...
02:00, 05/18/2019

Finland hosts first-ever Heavy Metal Knitting World Championship In the world of bizarre competitions, it probably doesn’t get much stranger than the first-ever Heavy Metal Knitting World Championship that took place Thursday in Finland....
11:48, 07/16/2019

Ice hockey: Canada and Finland reach world championship final Canada reached their fourth world championship final in the last five tournaments with a 5-1 rout of the Czech Republic and Finland joined them with a shock 1-0 win over favorites Russia on Saturday....
17:32, 05/25/2019

Yorkshire v Somerset, Lancashire v Sussex and more: County Championship – live • Follow all the action from around the grounds• Meanwhile, in international cricket news …• Email Tanya or leave a comment below the line 1.27pm BST Chelmsford Essex 245 (Cook 84; Rhodes 5-17) and 169-4 (Cook 83; Rhodes 3-17) v Warwickshire 161 (Sid...
06:16, 07/15/2019

Bottas holds off Hamilton to take championship lead with victory at Baku "Valtteri Bottas moved to the top of the Formula 1 championship on Sunday as he held off Mercedes team-mate Lewis Hamilton to win the Azerbaijan Grand Prix in Baku."...
07:48, 05/01/2019

Brooks Koepka is running up the score and demoralizing the PGA Championship field Brooks Koepka's run that will inevitably reach four major wins in his last eight tries Sunday is the closest thing we have seen to Tiger Woods' prime.        ...
02:32, 05/19/2019

Brooks Koepka shuts down Jena Sims’ kiss at PGA Championship For Brooks Koepka, there’s a time and a place, and it’s not before the final round of the PGA Championship. On Sunday, cameras caught Koepka shutting down two kiss attempts from girlfriend Jena Sims at Bethpage Black in Farmingdale. The g...
17:32, 05/19/2019

Christian Garin wins US Men's Clay Court Championship Christian Garin of Chile won the U.S. Men's Clay Court Championship for his first ATP World Tour title, beating Casper Ruud of Norway 7-6 (4), 4-6, 6-3        ...
12:32, 04/28/2019

Brooks Koepka survives mini-meltdown to retain US PGA Championship • Seven-shot lead reduced to two by runner-up Dustin Johnson• Koepka recorded five bogeys in his last eight holesSeven shots ahead at the start of play, six shots ahead after 10 holes, one shot up on the 15th tee. Brooks Koepka opened US PGA Champion...
23:00, 05/19/2019

2019 PGA Championship: Brooks Koepka holds off Dustin Johnson for win Brooks Koepka won the 2019 PGA Championship on Sunday for the second consecutive year as he shot 8-under par at Bethpage Black, defeating Dustin Johnson by two strokes....
23:16, 05/19/2019

Ten Championship players Premier League clubs have on their radar | Ben Fisher Jack Grealish, who deserves a bigger stage, leads the talent ready to take the step up to the highest levelAs a fascinating Championship season draws to a close we select 10 players who could thrive in the Premier League next season. We have not incl...
06:48, 05/20/2019

County Championship: Lancashire v Worcestershire, Kent v Surrey - live! Live updates from the latest round of Championship gamesDawson in frame for World Cup spot after fine county formEmail your thoughts to Tanya or tweet @TJAldred 2.43pm BST It’s the 2.30 lull. All around the country, people rise for a double-expresso....
06:48, 05/20/2019

Johnson cuts lead to two shots as Koepka crumbles at PGA Championship The PGA Championship suddenly developed high drama as Dustin Johnson moved within two strokes of leader Brooks Koepka, with the tournament on a knife edge late in Sunday's final round....
16:48, 05/19/2019

Manny Pacquiao v Keith Thurman: WBA welterweight championship – as it happened Pacquiao defeats Thurman by split decision in Las VegasEight-division champion says he will fight again in 2020 6.40am BST That’s all for now. Thanks as always for following along with us and be sure to check out the full report below. Related: Manny...
03:00, 07/21/2019

County Championship: Lancashire v Worcestershire, Hampshire v Notts - live! Live updates from the latest round of Championship gamesEngland give Jofra Archer the nod for World Cup squadEmail your thoughts to Tanya or tweet @TJAldred 1.27pm BST DIVISION ONEHampshire v Notts: Hampshire 310 (Weatherley 66, Donald 46; Fletcher 4...
06:00, 05/21/2019

Anthony Mantha Is Blazing A Path Of Destruction Through The World Championship We’re just a few hours out from a hugely important, potentially decisive Western Conference Finals Game 6, so right now is obviously the perfect time to talk about how dominant this one Detroit Red Wings kid has been over in Slovakia. Yes, for all th...
18:32, 05/21/2019

County Championship: Kent v Surrey, Hants v Notts and more – live! Updates from the final day of the latest round of matchesRoot happy to leave power-hitting to others during World CupYou can email Tanya here, tweet her here or comment BTL 12.10pm BST Ricardo Vasconcelos out for 10 at the County Ground, Northants 51...
04:16, 05/23/2019

Ohio State beats Gophers 8-6 to reach B10 championship game Brady Cherry homers in 4-run fourth inning, Ohio State beats Gophers 8-6 to reach Big Ten title game against Huskers        ...
13:16, 05/26/2019

This Weekend's Rocket League Tournament Will Set The Stage For The World Championship With a $100,000 prize pool at stake, this weekend’s big Rocket League tournament in Dallas will give some of the game’s biggest teams one last chance to test one another before next month’s World Championship....
16:00, 05/31/2019

Barbasol Championship Announces Caddie 127 and 2019 Charity Partners Nicholasville, Kentucky (May 8, 2019) – This past Saturday, at the 145th running of the Kentucky Derby, Barbasol Championship tournament director Bryan Pettigrew announced the formation of the event’s charitable arm, Caddie 127. The name connects a b...
17:48, 05/08/2019

County Championship: Somerset v Surrey ends in draw – as it happened The match was abandoned at Taunton as Hampshire beat Warwickshire by 314 runs 6.59pm BST A belated farewell from me, in case there are any stragglers lurking on a Friday night. Shame the weather spoilt things at Newport, Lord’s and Taunton, it was ju...
11:32, 05/17/2019

Spelling bee 2019: Eight share Scripps Bee championship title in historic first Eight contestants won the 2019 Scripps National Spelling Bee Thursday night, sharing a historic co-champion title.        ...
02:16, 05/31/2019

His appeal to masses is obvious, but the John Daly show is getting old at PGA Championship At the PGA Championship, there is a sense that John Daly's act is tired, that he is afforded courtesies that his conduct cost him any right to expect.        ...
11:00, 05/17/2019

John Daly prohibited from using golf cart at Open Championship John Daly will not be allowed to use a golf cart when he plays the Open Championship in Northern Ireland later this month, the tournament’s organizers said Saturday....
09:32, 07/08/2019

Scripps National Spelling Bee 2019: championship finals – live! Sixteen finalists compete for $50,000 prize on national televisionSpelling tutor Scott Remer: how to build a spelling bee championCan you beat previous National Spelling Bee winners? Take our testTweet Bryan at @BryanAGraham or email him 12.45am BST ...
17:00, 05/30/2019

Cart ride ends: John Daly will miss the cut at PGA Championship John Daly's ride at the PGA Championship is officially over. The event's 1991 champion shot a 6-over 76 on Friday to cap an 11-over total.        ...
11:00, 05/17/2019

Larson 'hated' causing NASCAR Cup championship Charlotte 600 crash NASCAR All-Star race winner Kyle Larson admitted he was completely at fault for the biggest crash of the 600-mile Cup championship round at Charlotte...
11:16, 05/27/2019

Max Homa wins Wells Fargo Championship for first career PGA title Max Homa closed with a 4-under 67 and outlasted a stellar group of big names to win the Wells Fargo Championship and a two-year PGA Tour exemption.        ...
18:16, 05/05/2019

'Madden 19' championship finale breaks series viewing records EA's Madden esports ambitions appear to have borne fruit. The gaming giant has revealed that the Madden NFL 19 Bowl, the final match in the Championship Series, broke franchise viewing records to become the most-viewed event in Madden's hi...
14:48, 05/04/2019

Watch: Dustin Johnson cards five birdies on first nine of second round at PGA Championship World No. 1 Dustin Johnson ignited the Bethpage Black Course early in the second round with five birdies on his first nine holes at the 2019 PGA Championship on Friday in Old Bethpage, N.Y....
13:00, 05/17/2019

Steve Spurrier presented with Orlando Apollos AAF championship ring More than three months since the AAF suspended operations, Steve Spurrier was presented with a custom-made Orlando Apollos AAF championship ring.       ...
06:00, 07/22/2019

Tanak wins in Chile, Ogier retakes championship lead "Estonian Ott Tanak won the inaugural Rally of Chile for Toyota on Sunday with France\u0027s reigning world champion Sebastien Ogier retaking the overall championship lead for Citroen."...
13:48, 05/12/2019

Homa comes full circle and wins Wells Fargo Championship CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Two years after Max Homa played only one Sunday in an entire PGA Tour season, he showed his mettle at Quail Hollow by closing with a 4-under 67 to pull away from the field and win the Wells Fargo Championship. Homa began the ba...
17:00, 05/05/2019

Golf: Koepka in the hunt at Byron Nelson ahead of PGA Championship defense Brooks Koepka did not get the luxury of seeing the full Trinity Forest layout before the opening round of the AT&T Byron Nelson in Dallas on Thursday but that did not keep him from shooting a six-under-par 65....
17:32, 05/09/2019

Wolves offer blueprint for Championship clubs to thrive in the Premier League It may be the biggest tribute of all to the work of one Espirito Nuno Santo that next season's Premier League newcomers are already being assessed to see if they can become 'the new Wolves'....
01:16, 05/08/2019

Tiger Woods skipping Wells Fargo Championship on heels of Masters win Tiger Woods has made the surprising decision to skip next week's Wells Fargo Championship at Quail Hollow in Charlotte.        ...
10:32, 04/28/2019

Matt Wallace column: I let myself down at British Masters but will control my emotions at PGA Championship Tiger Woods is the reason I play golf. For me, he is the best and I love the idea that I'm getting the chance to compete against him when he is back at the top and compare his game to mine....
02:48, 05/15/2019

In cool, wet conditions, Bethpage Black will play tough, long for PGA Championship It looks like the first PGA Championship that Bethpage Black will host is going to be played on a soft, long course. Which players does that favor?        ...
06:16, 05/14/2019

Tiger Woods takes shot at John Daly for using cart at PGA Championship Tiger Woods, who once won a major while hobbling on one good leg, isn't impressed with John Daly using a cart for PGA Championship.        ...
12:48, 05/14/2019

University of Virginia basketball team will not celebrate championship at the White House The University of Virginia men's basketball team will not be celebrating its national championship with President Donald Trump at the White House, per a statement from the head coach released Friday....
08:00, 04/29/2019

Chess: national solving championship opens to entries from Britain this week A prize fund of at least £1,225 is on offer, with qualification for the 2020 world solving championship available to the eventual winnerThis week’s puzzle marks the opening round of a national competition in which Guardian readers have traditionally ...
07:16, 06/21/2019

Lithuanian couple defends world wife-carrying championship title A Lithuanian couple won the World Wife-Carrying Championship for a second time in a row in the Finnish town of Sonkajarvi on Saturday, triumphing in a contest where men complete an obstacle course......
14:16, 07/06/2019

Cardiff City relegated from Premier League: Bluebirds condemned to Championship Cardiff City's relegation from the Premier League was confirmed on Saturday as a home defeat to Crystal Palace saw the Bluebirds slip out of the top flight....
11:48, 05/04/2019

Championship: Derby seal play-off place, Norwich win title – as it happened A 2-1 win as Aston Villa secured the Championship championship for Norwich, while Derby County produced a fine performance to pip Middlesbrough for the final play-off place 2.55pm BST And here’s a roundup of all today’s Championship action: Related: ...
11:16, 05/05/2019

John Higgins rallies after dismal world championship session against Gilbert • Four-times winner 13-11 down to David Gilbert in semi-final• Judd Trump leads qualifier Gary Wilson 9-7John Higgins fought back from one of the worst Crucible sessions of his career to keep his dream of winning a fifth World Championship title aliv...
18:00, 05/03/2019

Opinion: The Open Championship at Portrush might be only thing Northern Ireland can agree on The Open Championship makes first appearance in Northern Ireland since 1951; the Troubles are in past, but province retains slightly sinister air.       ...
07:48, 07/16/2019

Rallying: Tanak wins in Chile, Ogier retakes championship lead Estonian Ott Tanak won the inaugural Rally of Chile for Toyota on Sunday with France's reigning world champion Sebastien Ogier retaking the overall championship lead for Citroen....
22:48, 05/12/2019

Sung Kang gets breakthrough victory in Byron Nelson ahead of PGA Championship The Byron Neslon field had no answer for Sung Kang down the stretch en route to his first career PGA Tour victory.        ...
18:00, 05/12/2019

Gary Wilson reaches semi-finals of world championship for first time • Remarkable career resurrection continues at the Crucible• Wilson: ‘I recall situations when I was struggling for money’Gary Wilson continued his remarkable career resurrection by beating Ali Carter 13-9 and reaching the semi-finals of the snooker w...
08:48, 05/01/2019

Open Championship 2019, second round leaderboard: Scores after day two at Royal Portrush Ireland's Shane Lowry holds a share of the lead as we head into the weekend at The Open as Rory McIlroy put together a fine round to come agonisingly close to making the weekend....
14:00, 07/19/2019

Novak Djokovic eats grass to celebrate his marathon Wimbledon championship Djokovic outlasted Fedeer in an epic five-set match that made history and celebrated his fifth Wimbledon title like a GOAT.       ...
18:00, 07/14/2019

Golf: Faldo not thrilled Daly will be allowed to ride cart at PGA Championship Six-times major champion Nick Faldo questioned the decision to grant John Daly special dispensation to ride a cart at next week's PGA Championship in New York because the American suffers from arthritis in his right knee....
19:00, 05/08/2019

Cold and wet weather at the PGA Championship creates soft conditions for Bethpage Black Golfweek: The PGA Championship could be marred by bad weather. Golfweek's David Dusek reports from a wet and slippery Bethpage Black.        ...
20:00, 05/13/2019

College World Series: Vanderbilt beats Michigan for second national championship Vanderbilt defeated Michigan 8-2 in the winner-take-all Game 3 in the championship series to win the NCAA baseball title.       ...
19:32, 06/26/2019

Open Championship 2019, third round leaderboard: Scores after day three at Royal Portrush Ireland's Shane Lowry will take a four shot lead and a nation's support into the final round at The Open Championship after breaking the course record with an astonishing 63....
13:16, 07/20/2019

Brazil Snaps 12-Year Copa América Championship Drought With 3-1 Win Over Peru Brazil are once again the champions of South America, defeating Peru 3-1 in the Copa América final and winning the tournament once again for the first time in 12 years....
15:48, 07/07/2019

Queen's Club tennis live stream: how to watch the 2019 championship from anywhere It's time for the annual Queen's Club tennis tournament and we're praying for two things - firstly that the weather cheers up a bit, and second that Andy Murray's hip holds out. It's the big comeback for the former Wimbledon ...
07:16, 06/20/2019

Double-bogey sets tone for Woods in dismal start at PGA Championship Tiger Woods won the 2008 U.S. Open at Torrey Pines despite double-bogeying the very first hole, and he will have to dig himself out of a similar predicament if he wants to lift the Wanamaker Trophy on Sunday....
11:16, 05/16/2019

Overcrowding becomes issue as millions of fans turn up for Raptors championship parade By 12:30 p.m., the parade was still making its way on Lake Shore Boulevard West as fans came out in droves to celebrate the Toronto Raptors' historic win....
10:32, 06/17/2019

PGA Championship: Brooks Koepka shatters 36-hole major scoring record Brooks Koepka fired a 5-under 65 in the second round on Friday to head into the weekend at Bethpage Black with a 36-hole record of 128.        ...
20:48, 05/17/2019

Andy Ruiz Jr beats Anthony Joshua: WBA/WBO/IBF heavyweight championship – as it happened Full report: Briton stunned by challenger at Madison Square GardenTaylor becomes undisputed champion in epic scrap with Persoon 5.29am BST That’s all for now. Thanks for following along with us and be sure to check out our full ringside report from a...
22:00, 06/01/2019

LaVar Ball vows Lakers will 'never win another championship' after team reportedly trades his son LaVar Ball condemned the Los Angeles Lakers after the team reportedly acquired Anthony Davis from the New Orleans Pelicans in a package that included his son, Lonzo....
12:16, 06/17/2019

Shots fired during Toronto Raptors' NBA championship parade, police say Shots were fired during the Raptors' NBA championship parade in Toronto on Monday, the Toronto Police Operations Centre announced on Twitter.       ...
15:32, 06/17/2019

Golf-Johnson makes early move on leader Koepka at PGA Championship World number one Dustin Johnson charged up the PGA Championship leaderboard on Friday with a sizzling start that left him three shots back of overnight leader Brooks Koepka midway through his second round....
09:32, 05/17/2019

Duvets discarded, cushions thrown at Japan's Pillow Fighting Championship The Japanese may be known for their neatness, particularly when it comes to making their bed in the morning, but all social norms went out the window on Saturday during qualifying for the All-Japan Pillow Fighting Championships in Shizuoka Prefecture...
01:32, 05/25/2019

Charlton promoted to the Championship after League One Play-Off Final comeback vs Sunderland Charlton Athletic have been promoted to the Championship after captain Patrick Bauer scored a dramatic stoppage time winner to earn playoff final victory over Sunderland at Wembley....
10:32, 05/26/2019

UCLA walks off in Game 2 vs. Oklahoma to win 13th national championship in softball UCLA won its 13th national championship in softball, and first since 2010, on Kinsley Washington's walk-off single in Game 2 against Oklahoma.        ...
23:48, 06/04/2019

John Daly, smoking a cigarette, arrives at Bethpage Black for PGA Championship John Daly, who will use a cart at the PGA Championship, rolled into Bethpage Black on Wednesday, smoking a cigarette before practice round.        ...
17:48, 05/15/2019

Brooks Koepka kisses Jena Sims at US Open after PGA Championship drama It seems Brooks Koepka did not want to make the same mistake twice. After the golfer was dragged on social media for rejecting kisses from girlfriend Jena Sims during last month’s PGA Championship, Koepka, 29, gave his lady love a peck on Sunda...
08:48, 06/17/2019

Aston Villa v Derby County: Championship play-off final – live! Championship play-off final updates from the 3pm BST kick-offListen to the latest Football Weekly podcast, out nowAny comments? Email Barry or tweet @bglendenning 2.47pm BST Frank Lampard: “I think we’re ready,” say the Derby boss in a pre-match chat...
06:48, 05/27/2019

Shahan Ali Mohsin Dominates 2019 National Karting Championship Round 1 Agra-based racing talent Shahan Ali Mohsin dominated the first round of the 2019 JK-FMSCI Rotax National Karting Championship. The newest season of the karting series brings JK Tyre back as a title......
10:48, 06/12/2019

Harold Varner III’s long journey to Sunday’s final group at PGA Championship Harold Varner III is 5-foot-9 and 165 pounds soaking wet. But he isn’t afraid of Brooks Koepka, who stands 6 feet and 186 pounds. In fact, Varner is inspired by Koepka and the way the defending PGA champion is taking apart Bethpage Black. “The first ...
20:32, 05/18/2019

Bethpage Black no match for leader Brooks Koepka with course-record 63 at PGA Championship Not even big, bad Bethpage Black could get at Brooks Koepka, who ruled with a course-record 63 in the first round of the PGA Championship.        ...
14:16, 05/16/2019

Stanley Cup Finals: Jordan Binnington helps Blues move one win from first championship Rookie goalie Jordan Binnington negated Zdeno Chara’s inspirational decision to play hurt as the St. Louis Blues beat the Boston Bruins 2-1.        ...
20:32, 06/06/2019

Nick Nurse’s in-game adjustments help lead Toronto Raptors to NBA Championship The following are just some of the adjustments made by Nurse that helped the Raptors capture their franchise-first NBA Championship in his first year at the helm....
06:48, 06/14/2019

Ice Hockey: Finland stun Russia to reach world championship final Finland ground out a shock 1-0 win over tournament favorites Russia to reach the world championship final on Saturday after their captain Marko Anttila scored midway through the third period in the Ondrej Nepela Arena....
10:32, 05/25/2019

With Masters celebration behind him, Tiger Woods salvages shaky round at PGA Championship Tiger Woods, a four-time PGA Championship winner, was up-and-down all day Thursday at Bethpage Black, shooting a 2-over 72.        ...
18:32, 05/16/2019

Reports of a shooting caused chaos at the Toronto Raptors' championship parade via Meagan Fitzpatrick/Twitter There was reportedly a shooting at the Toronto Raptors championship parade on Monday. Police say there were two victims with non-life-threatening injuries. Gun shots and reports of the shooting caused a chaotic scene, ...
19:32, 06/17/2019

With Bruins in Stanley Cup finals, Boston ‘suffers’ from ‘Championship Fatigue Syndrome' Can a city win too much? Boston is putting the question to the test. The Bruins could make Boston the first city since 1935 to hold three major sports championships at the same time....
16:00, 05/24/2019

Lewis Hamilton fires warning to F1 rivals as championship lead extends • British Grand Prix winner increasingly comfortable with car• ‘Every year you get a bit more comfortable within yourself’Lewis Hamilton has expressed how at ease he is with himself and his driving after taking his seventh win of the season at the Br...
08:48, 07/15/2019

Shots fired, four injured during Toronto Raptors' NBA championship parade Shots were fired during the Raptors' NBA championship parade in Toronto on Monday; police say injuries to two victims were "not life-threatening."       ...
19:32, 06/17/2019

County Championship: Hildreth helps Somerset hit back at Surrey – as it happened Somerset are 137 runs behind Surrey with five wickets remaining thanks to James Hildreth’s 90, while Nottinghamshire wickets tumbled against Essex 8.07pm BST A clutch of tail-end wickets for Jack Leach helped dismiss Surrey for 380 at Taunton as Some...
13:48, 05/15/2019

World Championship in Medieval Combat Unfolds Like a Ukrainian Game Of Thrones This weekend the ‘World Championship in Medieval Combat’ was held in the Ukraine where hundreds of warriors clanking around in armor, swinging swords and axes, in a scene reminiscent of an episode ending in Games of Thrones ...
10:32, 05/21/2019

PGA Championship: Brooks Kopeka shatters 36-hole major scoring record Brooks Kopeka fired a 5-under 65 in the second round on Friday to head into the weekend at Bethpage Black with a 36-hole record of 128.        ...
19:00, 05/17/2019

Charlton return to Championship after Patrick Bauer scores last-gasp winner Lee Bowyer was the last man standing in the Charlton technical area as his backroom staff and substitutes emptied on to the Wembley turf, flying down the touchline to join the pile-on after the captain, Patrick Bauer, snatched victory to seal promoti...
17:16, 05/26/2019

Golf: Spieth not distracted by career grand slam thoughts at PGA Championship Jordan Spieth says he is not wasting time thinking about completing the career grand slam as he begins a third bid to seal a full set of major titles at this week's PGA Championship....
11:48, 05/15/2019

Kawhi Leonard’s future looms large at Raptors’ championship parade Kawhi Leonard took in the Raptors’ championship parade Monday, cigar in mouth, while hoisting his Finals MVP trophy before the Toronto faithful. Of course it didn’t take long for the topic of his future to arise. As Leonard and Kyle Lowry stood side-...
00:48, 06/18/2019

Brooks Koepka holds off dramatic Dustin Johnson run for PGA Championship title Brooks Koepka held off a late charge from Dustin Johnson to win the PGA Championship for the second straight year. Koepka took a seven-stroke lead into the final round at Bethpage Black and held on after Johnson cut his deficit to one stroke. Koepka ...
17:32, 05/19/2019

County Championship: Somerset beat Warks, Lancs v Worcs and more – live! Regular updates from around the county groundsYou can email Tanya here, tweet her here or post BTLDay two: how Tuesday’s action unfoldedAli Martin’s England World Cup team guide 5.59pm BST Wow! They did it! Glamorgan beat Derbyshire by two wickets. ...
11:16, 05/22/2019

4 Hurt in Shooting at Toronto Raptors NBA Championship Celebration; Police Arrest 3 At least four people were hurt and panic ensued when shots rang out Monday during the Toronto Raptors’ victory parade to celebrate their first-ever NBA Championship title....
22:48, 06/17/2019

Finland defeats Canada to win gold medal at hockey world championship Finnish captain Marko Anttila's second goal of the game broke a 1-1 tie early in the third period as the Finns defeated Canada for a second time at the tournament....
14:32, 05/26/2019

Jon Rahm caught urinating in Dustin Johnson's sightline during PGA Championship Jon Rahm's private moment at the PGA Championship wasn't so private, as TV cameras and fans saw him relieve himself in Dustin Johnson's sightline.        ...
13:32, 05/17/2019

Jordan Spieth's 66 signals slump is over, as he told us before the PGA Championship began When Jordan Spieth signed his scorecard after a 66 Friday at Bethpage Black, only Brooks Koepka was above him on the PGA Championship leaderboard.        ...
13:32, 05/17/2019

National Karting Championship Gets Bigger For 2019; JK Tyre Back As Sponsor JK Tyre will once again back the National Karting Championship in 2019 after a hiatus of two years. For the 2019 season though, the Karting Championship is all set to become bigger than ever with more......
10:00, 05/23/2019

Ole Miss' NCAA Championship hopes derailed after golfer hits bird with ball The Ole Miss men’s golf team suffered some horrible luck over Wednesday during an NCAA Regional contest in California in which they would have needed to finish in the top five to go to the NCAA Championship....
12:48, 05/17/2019

Watch: Tiger Woods makes his first birdie of 2019 PGA Championship after tepid start Tiger Woods got back on track with a birdie on No. 15 during the first round of the 2019 PGA Championship on Thursday at Bethpage Black Course in Old Bethpage, N.Y....
09:32, 05/16/2019

Aston Villa v West Brom: Championship play-off semi-final, first leg – live! Latest updates from the 12.30pm BST kick-offVilla Park will be rocking for derby, says SmithGet in touch! Email Scott with your thoughts 11.58am BST Kit watch. A classic look to this match today. Victorian aristocrats Villa will sport their famous cl...
04:16, 05/11/2019

Rise and shine: Tiger Woods gets up at 1 a.m. to prepare for Open Championship at Royal Portrush In an effort to adjust to the time-zone change, the 15-time major champion has been waking up at 1 a.m., or 6 a.m. local time in Northern Ireland.        ...
12:16, 07/08/2019

Scripps National Spelling Bee ends in unprecedented 8-way championship tie after organizers run out of challenging words OXON HILL, Md. (AP) — Scripps National Spelling Bee ends in unprecedented 8-way championship tie after organizers run out of challenging words....
02:00, 05/31/2019

Hyundai joins World Rally Championship race to sign Toyota's Tanak Hyundai has joined the race to sign Ott Tanak for the 2020 World Rally Championship, with team boss Andrea Adamo declaring he has no qualms about chasing a 'superteam' line-up...
05:48, 07/03/2019

John Daly to play Barbasol Championship after British Open denies him cart use John Daly, who was denied the use of a cart at the British Open, will instead play in a tournament in Kentucky.       ...
20:48, 07/09/2019

2019 PGA Championship: Brooks Koepka soars into lead, Tiger Woods shoots 72 Brooks Koepka sat atop the leaderboard at the 101st PGA Championship, coasting through a bogey-free round of 63 that set the course record at Bethpage Black....
19:16, 05/16/2019

PGA Championship: Jena Sims got her Brooks Koepka kiss — then the real celebration began Jena Sims and Brooks Koepka certainly know how to celebrate. After sealing the golfer’s PGA Championship win with a kiss on Sunday, following two ill-fated attempts earlier in the day, Sims toasted back-to-back champ Koepka with friends, sharin...
06:48, 05/20/2019

Opinion: US women's soccer team personified America at its best with World Cup championship The U.S. women's World Cup title Sunday is one for the ages, for sure. More than that, though, they’re a team for the ages. For this age.       ...
16:48, 07/07/2019

Tony Romo pulls away to defend title at American Century Championship in Tahoe Tony Romo defended his title at the American Century Championship celebrity golf tournament at Edgewood Tahoe.       ...
18:00, 07/14/2019

PGA Championship leaderboard: Record-breaking Brooks Koepka streets ahead after day two at Bethpage Brooks Koepka set a new record for a 36-hole score at a Major championship to take a seven shot lead into the weekend of his PGA Championship defence while Tiger Woods missed the cut....
22:16, 05/17/2019

Tiger Woods PGA Championship score LIVE: Latest scorecard and tracking from Bethpage Tiger Woods ended an 11-year wait for his 16th major title at the Masters last month, now attention turns immediately to No.16 at the PGA Championship....
13:16, 05/16/2019

Alabama football blames national championship loss on lack of discipline, focus Alabama football coach Nick Saban and linebacker Dylan Moses said the Crimson Tide lost January's national championship game because the team wasn't properly prepared to beat Clemson....
10:48, 07/18/2019

Jeongeun Lee6 rides Sunday surge to win U.S. Women's Open championship Jeongeun Lee finished at 6-under 278 in the 2019 U.S. Women's Open, a fitting number for a player who goes by the nickname “Lucky 6.”        ...
21:48, 06/02/2019

Legendary ‘Shakey’ Byrne joins Eurosport team for 2019 Bennetts BSB Championship "Eurosport today announced the iconic Shane ‘Shakey’ Byrne will join its Bennetts British Superbikes team for its unrivalled coverage of the 2019 season."...
07:48, 05/01/2019