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United States rip Europe to end Ryder Cup drought - Decisive triumph

McIlroy said Pieters reminds him of another Belgian golfer, Nicolas Colsaerts, who had an impressive Ryder Cup debut in 2012 at Medinah the last time the event was held in the US. The family delayed until Tuesday, they didn't want to get in the way of the Ryder Cup. "This course can be as tough as you want it to be, there's no doubt about it", said Justin Rose , who lost 1 up to Rickie Fowler on Sunday during the U.S.'s 17-11 victory. Read More

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Stephen Curry plans to re-sign with the Warriors

Stephen Curry plans to re-sign with the Warriors

With everybody focusing on the present, though, the team's front office and fans can't help but have one eye on next summer's free agency, with the contract of their biggest superstar due to expire. Saying thr moment will remain etched in their memories, he added that the games for the upcoming season will be a challenge for all of them to remain focused. Read More

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Maria Sharapova gets doping ban reduced

But CAS, sport's highest court, announced it has reduced that by nine months, meaning the five-time grand slam victor will be eligible to play again on April 26, 2017, four weeks before the French Open . The substance was classified by the World Anti-Doping Agency as a prohibited substance on January 1. The ITF said she also tested positive for meldonium in an out-of-competition control in Moscow on February 2. Read More

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Thousands gather to say farewell to Arnold Palmer

Nantz's portion, titled "Through the Eyes of the Camera", focused on how Palmer impacted friends, family and strangers alike. "This week has been played under the shadow of Mr. "The quality of Arnold Palmer's character and the magnetism of his personality, which was so appealing in America, also endeared him to golf fans, sports fans and indeed the wider public all around the world", said IGF president Dawson. Read More

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Australians arrested at Sepang for stripping down to briefs bearing Malaysian flag

Australians arrested at Sepang for stripping down to briefs bearing Malaysian flag

The Australian men were detained at 17:00 on Sunday and will be held for four days at a facility outside the capital, Kuala Lumpur , Sepang police chief Abdul Aziz Ali told local media . Calling their action "stupid", Razlan said it showed the men's disrespect to Malaysians and the country's cultural sensitivities. "There is a joke going around that next year we not only have to check their baggage but also their underwear". Read More

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Bumgarner, Puig clash; Dodgers rally past Giants 2-1 in 9th

Bumgarner, Puig clash; Dodgers rally past Giants 2-1 in 9th

After tempers flared again between Madison Bumgarner and Yasiel Puig in the series opener, Rich Hill and the Dodgers try to move closer to an NL West crown when they host Johnny Cueto and the second-place Giants. San Francisco has lost nine times this season when leading after eight innings, setting an unwanted franchise record. The two teams meet five more times, including Tuesday night. Read More

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Hoyer leads way as Bears beat Lions

Stafford will complete 65% of his passes for 300 yards, three touchdowns, and no interceptions. Stafford had a rough day behind an offensive line that looked overmatched. That can't happen in this offense and this team expects more out of me, so I got to be on point. So its hard to say whether or not you can trust a Hoyer led offense. Read More

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Stoke City hold Manchester United after late De Gea howler

United continued to press and eventually broke the deadlock midway through the second half when Anthony Martial curled home a superb effort in the 69th minute. Very good performance, I have to say. Instead, Pogba opened up his body too much, and swept the shot wide of Lee Grant's post. He setup Pogba with a fantastic pass but the Frenchman failed to capitalise on that. Read More

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49ers inactives: McDonald out; no Bryant for Cowboys

49ers inactives: McDonald out; no Bryant for Cowboys

Cowboys offensive line: Missing Tyron Smith and La'el Collins , the line still dominated with Chaz Green, Ronald Leary, Zack Martin, Travis Frederick and Doug Free . Gabbert finished 16 for 23 for 196 yards with the one TD and one interception . San Francisco needs to get him going against a run defense giving up just 89.3 yards per game but 4.8 yards per rush. Read More

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Texans' Watt to be placed on IR

O'Brien dismissed that suggestion. Earlier in the season, Texans head coach Bill O'Brien praised Clowney's versatility and said he thinks Clowney's knowledge of the game makes the change easier. While that won't replace J.J. Watt's production, it will help as long as the rest of the defense can step up. The injury is a recurring one for Watt, who underwent surgery for a herniated disk in July. Read More

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BCCI asks ICC not to hold match between Pakistan, India

Last week, Thakur stressed that the Indians will not revive cricketing ties with Pakistan.Asked whether India will play with Pakistan given the hostile relations the two nations have at the moment and the rising sentiments against Pakistan in the country, Thakur said, "There are no Tests or bilateral matches scheduled for this year with Pakistan and the question of playing against Pakistan today does not arise". Read More

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Fernandez boat not cited before fatal crash

Fernandez boat not cited before fatal crash

It set the stage for an eerie, joyful, painful, celebratory, and sad night. They chose to wait until after both games were over. "I saw him crying when he rounded first base", Mets catcher Travis d'Arnaud said . Miami hosted the New York Mets at Marlins Park and both teams came out to stand along the baselines before the game for a moment of silence. Yoenis Cespedes, for one, was completely broken up over the loss of his friend and countryman. Read More

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Arsene Wenger Plays Down Reports Linking Him To England Job

Arsene Wenger Plays Down Reports Linking Him To England Job

Bayern Munich's ideal start to the season under coach Carlo Ancelotti came to an end as Jannick Carrasco's first-half goal gave Atletico Madrid a 1-0 home victory in their Champions League Group D game on Wednesday. During his reign Wenger has made the final of the Champions League just once, which resulted in a 2-1 loss to Barcelona in 2006, so when Thierry Henry left the club in 2007, and won the competition with the Catalan giants two seasons later, Wright was left disheartened. Read More

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Pep Guardiola gives Manchester City 'permission to play awful'

That prognosis would rule De Bruyne out for Wednesday's Champions League clash against Celtic as well as big Premier League tilts at second-place Tottenham Hotspur next weekend and at home against fifth-place Everton on October 15. "He just gives everyone confidence, not just me". We are gunning for titles, and we need to keep our heads down and keep going step by step. This is a team that is forever growing and developing. Read More

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UCLA can't hold on against No. 7 Stanford

UCLA can't hold on against No. 7 Stanford

Cardinal QB Ryan Burns wasted no time and got the offense to midfield on a 23-yard pass on first down. Owusu was knocked out of Saturday's game in the second quarter when UCLA defensive back Tahaan Goodman delivered a vicious helmet-to-helmet hit, forcing a fumble that the Bruins' Adarius Pickett recovered. Read More

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Sunderland MPs congratulate Jeremy Corbyn on being elected Labour leader

Mr Corbyn's stance means he is resisting calls from Labour MPs led by former front-benchers Chuka Umunna and Rachel Reeves for a tougher stance on immigration to address voters' concerns. "We have had six years of austerity that has reduced wages, reduced living standards for many people, cut public services in many places and has not resulted in the economic growth that the Government predicted". Read More

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Tricky tie for both Bayern, Atletico

Tricky tie for both Bayern, Atletico

It can not be overlooked, however, that Bayern thumped FC Rostov 5-0 in Bavaria in their Champions League opener and their 0-1 win at Hamburg last weekend marked the occasion of their eighth win in eight matches in all competitions under the managerial tenure of Ancelotti. Read More

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McIlroy the big winner at East Lake

Rory McIlroy celebrates with the FedEx Cup Trophy and the Tour Championship Trophy after the final playoff round of the Tour Championship at East Lake Golf Club. Johnson finished the round at eight under par and is tied for the lead with Kevin Chappell. Johnson, who never recovered from a tough start on the front nine with some errant tee shots and closed with a 73, was out of it at this point. Read More

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