Matt Kuchar goes into the third round in second place, with Ian Poulter and Brooks Koepka just behind . Finau balanced two birdies with three bogeys at the British Open . But bogeys on the 13th and 15th holes undid some of his progress up the leaderboard, although a birdie on the 17th allowed him to end the day on a high note.
What troubled him was someone blasting one far to the right on accident and getting penalized two shots for being O.B. They had a one-shot lead over Paul Casey and Charl Schwartzel on a day that started nasty and ended with 39 players breaking par.
He wrote several emails after that, including one poorly punctuated missive that said: "And you don't know me, but I will know you How dare you send me an email like that I'm on you now You are f**king with me now Let's see who you are Watch your back, b***h".
But with the rain giving way to overcast skies and the wind easing, it took just under 90 minutes after play began for the first players to get under par. 7 after landing his ball near the lip of a bunker. Schwartzel was the clear victor of his threeball with McIlroy and world No 1 Dustin Johnson , the South African scrambling hard to get to the turn in level par before birdies at 10, 13, 17 and 18 hoisted him into contention.
Past success at a course can always bring confidence to a player . Scott has finished top-10 in 4 of the last 5 Open Championships , and if he can putt the ball well, his game is built to do well on this course . "It's a part of it that you have to accept and I've learned to accept it over the years". I hit my iron shots a lot closer and I holed everything on the greens.
NAIJ.com gathered that Costa has been told he will NEVER play for Chelsea again and even if he does return to the club's training ground then he will not be training with the first team. "Now there is insane money, if you want to buy a normal player you need to spend €40m to €50m". Chelsea uploaded a picture of Morata signing the contract via their Instagram account, which Diego Costa liked.
Prior to facing Gastelum, Weidman sufferd a controversial TKO to Gegard Mousasi in the co-main event of UFC 210 in April. Upset specialist Darren Elkins (23-5) did it again in NY, out-pointing Dennis Bermudez (16-7) via split decision (29-28, 29-28, 28-29).
Spieth did more than just survive. He is two strokes better than the man in second place , Matt Kuchar . With a bogey to his name on the previous hole, he seemed to be losing his way, only to respond with a moment of sheer genius - a perfectly judged chip salvaging the most unlikely of pars.
England coach Mark Robinson was less effusive about the idea, suggesting that his team's priority should be to play more worldwide cricket . Having finished seventh in the last edition of the Women's World Cup , India will fancy their chances of emerging champions of this edition when they face England in the final at Lord's in front of a sellout crowd here on Sunday.
Dustin Johnson , who opened with only one birdie and shot 71, said earlier in the week that he lost momentum from his back injury at the Masters, not because he was out for four weeks but because he couldn't swing a club while he was away from golf.
McIlroy is now at 1-under 139 for the tournament overall, three back of 36-hole clubhouse leader Matt Kuchar . "I think experience plays a big role in dealing with conditions at an Open Championship and I feel like I've got a lot of experience having played five", said the two-time major victor.
I started to take out my book and saw the 18th hole and I'm like, 'I can't.' This is not worthy of this. Rory McIlroy , meanwhile, was left to wonder what might have been. McIlroy is -1 for the tournament, five shots off leader Jordan Spieth . "When you see 3 to 5 miles per hour winds at The Open after rain , there's going to be red".
No one made a charge up the leaderboard as most of the players were focused on just surviving the round. McIlroy appeared poised to make yet another bogey on the eighth hole, but holed a 15-footer to save par. "I think I'm at least going into it the right way, and we'll see if I hold that together". Several players were at 1 under, including Americans Jordan Spieth and Justin Thomas .
Rickie Fowler and Masters champ Sergio Garcia are both at two over, and Dustin Johnson and Jon Rahm are three over. Notable casualties included several former Open champions include 2010 victor Louis Oosthuizen of South Africa and the US' Phil Mickelson, who claimed the title in 2013.
He opened this one with an even-par 70, then added a 72 in blustery conditions in the second round. "So that's been put in there to protect the fans and the players". A scroll through Royal Birkdale's Open roll of honor throws up some interesting narratives. Woods won the Open in both 2000 and 2006. I don't want to use up mental energy thinking about holding the Claret Jug, but there's a lot of golf to be played.
But if the team does decide to sign Rose, it will still be pricey. Despite the fatal injury, Rose recovered better than most . The Bucks already had three point guards on their roster, but clearly adding Rose to the mix could help a young contending team get better as well.
And it was all building to a crescendo - with the stadium erupting as Bardet set off on his mission impossible: overturn a 23-second deficit and become the first French victor of the Tour de France since Bernard Hinault in 1985. This time , he's looking strong and believes himself to be "getting better and better" at this Tour after an unimpressive first six months to the season.
Even before her knock against Australia, Harman has been a household name among the Indian fans as she became the first Indian woman to take part in Big Bash League as she represented Sydney Thunder in the tournament and in the upcoming English T20 league, she will represent Surrey Stars.
It remains enough. Hard pass. The Cavs don't have many options when it comes to putting complementary pieces around James, Irving and Kevin Love. Imagine a team with a multiple-time MVP award victor. During the offseason, the National Basketball Association rumors continue for the Cleveland Cavaliers as they try to find ways to contend with the Golden State Warriors .
I was trying to. By then, it was clear for everyone to see that he had shaken off his recent struggles, having missed three cuts in four events, and he would certainly have liked the Scottish Open punter who labelled him "f****** s****" to have been there to see him play Birkdale's beast of a sixth hole.
Fellow American Koepka, who won last month's US Open , hit three successive birdies from the 11th hole before making his only bogey at the 16th. It may be hard for any of the golfers to catch Spieth, who was striking the ball well and also was the beneficiary of some good luck during the first two rounds.
Can Spieth keep it up? The bright sunshine of the opening round was a distant memory as the field battled hard to combat fierce winds and torrential rain that caused a brief suspension of play in mid-afternoon, with Spieth and McIlroy among only eight players to break par.
Rose made $21.3 million while playing in 64 games for the New York Knicks last season. However, many reports stated that the Chicago Bulls were also in play. Derrick Rose's market value has been stuck in a downward spiral since his knee injury in 2012. In addition to the Cleveland Cavaliers , Derrick Rose also recently spoke with the LA Clippers and Milwaukee Bucks about a potential landing spot earlier this week.
Of course , before any of that can happen, Spieth is going to have to fend off challenges this weekend from the likes of Kuchar, Poulter, Koepka and McIlroy. After hitting his tee shot into a fairway bunker on 10, he blasted from the sand and hit his third shot on the par-4 through the right edge of the green.
That post was replying to a tweet in which ESPN's Ian Begley reported that NY "would consider trading Carmelo Anthony and future first rounders" for the Cleveland point guard. Irving was the top overall NBA Draft pick in 2011 after one season at Duke University. As Aldridge reported, the Cavaliers were trying to lure Butler to Cleveland.
He made the par putt - Spieth made a lot of putts on picked up a two-putt birdie on the 17th and narrowly missed a 7-foot birdie putt on the last. Jordan Spieth , chomping away on gum as he watched one putt after another pour into the center of the cup, worked some bunker magic of his own late in the round to keep his card filled only with birdies and pars for a 5-under 65.
Bland offset a birdie at 14 with a scrappy six at 15, but he parred safely in to be one of only nine players under par for the tournament after 36 holes as nobody managed to get round without a blue number on the card. Four players are occupying the sixth position at 1-under par: Austin Connelly, Rory McIlroy, Garry Woodland and Richard Bland. Rich Beem was scouting Royal Birkdale this week in his role for Sky Sports when someone jokingly asked if he planned on working for more than nine ...
The report became all the more intriguing when Chris Haynes of ESPN revealed that Irving is interested in being traded to the Knicks . After reports Irving wants out of Cleveland emerged Friday afternoon, Love - who was also reportedly involved in trade talks earlier this summer - answered a question about how he's doing.
And Sunday's ride into Paris is traditionally a procession before only the sprinters contest victory at the end. Only 22 km realistically stands between Chris Froome and a third consecutive Tour de France triumph but the British rider says he can not rest easy.
Here are the chip counts (according to WSOP .com) for the final seven players as play is set to resume Friday night in the $10,000 buy-in Texas Hold 'em Main Event at the Rio All-Suite Hotel and Casino: Blumstein (178,300,000), Benjamin Pollak of France (77,525,000), Bryan Piccioli of Allegany, N.Y.
Middlesbrough have announced the signing of West Ham United goalkeeper Darren Randolph on a four-year contract. England worldwide Joe Hart arrived on a season-long loan deal from Manchester City this week, and that has spelled the end of Randolph's time with the Londoners.
Bayern brought on James Rodriguez and reported Milan target Renato Sanches at the break and began to build some sustained pressure, Thomas Muller stinging the palms of Gianluigi Donnarumma with a strike from 25 yards out. It's a win which increases our confidence ahead of Craiova, and now we have to think only about that game because it's crucial for our season. "It's not easy to find the right physical condition".
Poulter likes to talk but he admits his stint commentating on last year's Open - which he missed due to injury - was his lowest point on a golf course. Once upon a time, Ian Poulter was so immersed in chasing a Major title that he did whatever he wanted, it seemed. "So, yeah, I mean I'm ready to go out there toe to toe with anyone this weekend".
So although Frank is nominally a point guard, his skill set and build suit him wonderfully to play behind Kyrie, spotting up for threes and locking down the Curry's and Westbrook's of the world while Kyrie saves himself for further reality-bending layups.
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Another gain followed on the penultimate hole, as Grace hit the par-five 17th in two, and he held his nerve to save par on the 18th after his approach had slipped over the back of the green. "It feels great now, I didn't know to be honest", said Grace. "I think I missed two fairways or two greens the whole day". It was nice to obviously start the day off with a birdie on the first, made a nice putt.
After all of that talk of acquiring a superstar soon, a Kyrie Irving trade could make that possible. Sources told ESPN's Chris Haynes that the Cavaliers were disturbed that Irving's request was made public, believing it could impact his trade value.
Poised to stand behind only four riders - Jacques Anquetil, Eddy Merckx, Bernard Hinault and Miguel Indurain - who have five triumphs each, it is easy to see why Froome may have regarded the issue as secondary. Saturday's individual time trial - a discipline at which the 32-year-old Froome usually excels - around the streets of Marseille should be routine for the Team Sky rider.
Then, maybe, we'll see after that". Malignaggi, a former super lightweight and welterweight world champion has been brought into camp by McGregor despite there appearing to be some bad blood between the two men. "He's going to have his own style and his own set of things he does". He's got a game plan. "It's not what people think", said Malignaggi. "They wanted me for my boxing ability and my boxing brain".
That turned a bogey into a birdie, and a first-round 71 into a 69. Jordan Spieth made five birdies and no bogeys Thursday at Royal Birkdale . I play some of my best golf when I'm pretty confident. "I love links golf", he said. "Most of them are (about) not giving up and fighting your way through", Rahm said "And in my case it gets me to the mental state that I need to be to play golf".
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Carlson headlined the Lou Groza Award watch list and is also a nominee for the Danny Wueffel Trophy watch list. The WKU senior is one of 15 quarterbacks and only one of eight from the Group of Five, as the 40 watch list members were chosen regardless of position or conference.
Many assumed Irving was referring to rumours that James may consider leaving the Cavs in free agency in 2018. Maybe the stars are just going to align on this potential deal and both sides can wind up happy in the end. 1 scoring option, it stands to reason that the 10-time All-Star could help James and the Cavaliers contend. With another team, Irving should be the go-to guy on most days and the 25-year old appears eager to serve in that capacity.
When the dust had settled Van Niekerk reflected on his victory: "It was great performance today, I'm feeling positive about it". He got away better this time , but still had to work hard. American Kori Carter ran a blinder from lane six and won in 53.36 seconds, well ahead of compatriot Shamier Little in 54.02. "We are keeping our options open for the best possible tactical plan for the worlds", Jager said.
The return Clásico at Camp Nou could have huge title race ramifications after being scheduled for matchweek 36 - weekend of May 6 - just two games before the end of the season. "Madrid will begin its title defense of the Spanish league at Deportivo La Coruna, while Barcelona will host Real Betis ". All fixture dates are provisional and are subject to change.
But Hornbeck thinks Simpson got off easy in his 1995 murder trial, when he was charged with killing his ex-wife Nicole Brown Simpson and her friend Ron Goldman. Fromong spoke Thursday in favor of Simpson's release and said he and Simpson had long ago made peace. "As is the case with any offender who transfers under this routine procedure, he will be assigned a Florida probation officer and will be supervised in accordance with the conditions of his parole", said Michelle Glady, director of ...
Former England captain Charlotte Edwards lauded the innings as "best innings I have ever seen". But that was also the case in the games against New Zealand and Australia. Brilliant! Harman is capable of playing the big innings and huge shots. Harmanpreet joined Women's Big Bash League side Sydney Thunder in 2016 to become the first Indian cricketer to play for an worldwide Twenty20 franchise.
In one instance, she told the arriving officer she thought he would " kill me . The parole hearing is in Carson City, Nevada and Simpson needs four members of the board to vote to release him. He could go free as early as October . The prosecution argued, successfully, that Simpson plotted to "gang up on the guests and commit robbery". He added, "I am no danger to pull a gun on anybody", and "I am sorry things turned out the way they did", as reported by CNN .
This time, Seattle added a young starter who will have a number of seasons of club control but paid a hefty price. At Triple-Memphis this year, he is 6-4 with a 2.90 ERA, allowing 17 walks while striking out 57. O'Neill, the Mariners' third-round selection in the 2013 draft, leaves the organization after producing a line of.269/.344/.505 in five seasons. He's now on pace for another solid season of home run hitting with 19 home runs so far in the Pacific Coast League.
O.J. Simpson can be heard making small talk with his lawyer just before the parole board came back with their decision to grant him an early release. The man lowered his head nearly to the point that it could touch the table after the final verdict was read and thanked the parole board. Simpson was found guilty of storming into a hotel room with four others to retrieve at gunpoint items that he claimed were rightfully his.