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Marte's homer in 18th inning lifts Pirates over Nationals

As if that weren't enough, he picked up the go-ahead RBI on a seventh-inning sacrifice bunt that ended with him reaching base on a bang-bang play at first that ...


TOUR DE FRANCE: Inflatable arch collapses over rider

In his debut Tour past year, he placed three times in the top ten. When the break crept up to nearly six minutes - giving Van Avermaet an 11-minute overall le...


British Open: Why Henrik Stenson's Caddie Has to Quit Smoking

Henrik Stenson of Sweden finished 20 under for the tournament to claim the Open Championship. Rather than assuming the role of not-ready-for-primetime prete...


Dolphins host Arian Foster for second visit on Monday

The Dolphins drafted Kenyan Drake out of Alabama in the third round of this year's draft to help carry some of the workload. There are obvious risks and obv...


Indians' Gomes carted off field with right shoulder injury

Gomes was tended to for several minutes by medical staff before leaving the field on a motorized cart due to a shoulder injury. Gomes snapped an 0-for-27 stre...


India asks Pakistan to stop interfering in its internal affairs

Authorities in the Indian-administered part of Kashmir have shut down printing presses and temporarily banned newspapers from publishing in a sweeping informa...


Piatti missing, but Drogba, Lampard provide star power as Impact face NYC

It only took eight minutes for Benny Feilhaber to end the streak and despite Frank Lampard scoring his fourth goal in five games to even the score, the hosts pu...


Blue Jays right-hander Estrada hopeful he'll make his next scheduled start

The (Jays have) to come first and if I can't pitch for the team right now, then I shouldn't pitch anywhere else. Donaldson was 3 for 4 Tuesday night but also ...


Mickelson's best isn't good enough in epic Open finale

Stenson made 10 birdies, including a 50-foot putt across the 15th green that had him pumping his fist in a rare show of emotion Sunday. Henrik Stenson of Swe...


Lionel Messi is still the best player in the world, says Ronaldinho

Further, as reported by The Sun , the Argentine global was said to have met with Chelsea owner Roman Abramovich, thus leading to speculation that a move to Sta...


Olympic golf? I won't even watch on TV, says Rory McIlroy

Spieth stressed that it was not just a worry about the Zika outbreak that made him withdraw. The Northern Irishman has also said he does not feel a responsibi...


British Open 2016: Inside the Numbers of Henrik Stenson's Historic Win

The vast crowds at Royal Troon were treated to a masterclass of golf by the leading pair that revived memories of the "Duel in the Sun" between Tom Watson and ...


Mourinho impressed by young Man Utd duo Pereira, Tuanzebe

After another title-less year for the once-dominant Manchester United, Mourinho was brought on to manage the Red Devils with a three-year deal. Henrikh Mkhi...


Sidney Crosby hoists Stanley Cup during parade in Canada

The pickup was escorted by several RCMP officers dressed in ceremonial red serge. "It's a great place to grow up". The coffee shop was one of Crosby's favorit...


Information blackout in India-controlled Kashmir in bid to curb unrest

Meanwhile, Pakistan briefed the ambassadors of African and Middle Eastern countries over the tense situation in Kashmir. He hit out at Pakistan for raking up th...


Shaw scrapped holiday for Manchester United, reveals Mourinho

Wigan's first sight of the Man United goal arrived in the 29th minute when Michael Jacobs tricked his way into the box before drilling a cross towards the far ...


Britain faces Argentina in Davis Cup semis; France advances

Edmund came back out for a third time to take a two-set lead and earn triple break in the third set, before serving out his first Davis Cup win in the pouring...


White House ignores request to turn blue for fallen Dallas officers

Mr Obama was joined on stage by former president George W. Bush, who was making a rare public appearance since moving to Dallas after he left the White Hous...


Josef Newgarden set for Toronto Indy title defense

We're not just showing up for a good result this weekend. The race was restarted on Lap 9, and Montoya passed Hinchcliffe for seventh with another muscular ...


Aaron Sanchez solid, offence explodes as Blue Jays topple Royals 6-2

This will be game three of the early-week set. "There's been a couple of times where his leg's been beat up this year, so we'll get him off his feet a little bi...


Stenson outduels Mickelson in British Open

The pair put on a sublime masterclass of skill and nerve despite the testing, breezy conditions in a showdown which will arguably eclipse the famous "Duel in th...


Moore solid, but Rays fall to Tillman, Orioles 2-1

Orioles can't salvage opportunities: Despite falling behind, the Orioles had their chance to break through against Rays starter Jake Odorizzi , but they were...


Mkhitaryan and Bailly make Manchester United debut

Although it is hard to make sound judgments after a largely one-sided pre-season friendly against a newly promoted Championship team, United fans liked what the...


Federer is Untouched by Fame, Writes Mirza in Her Autobiography

Rajdeep spoke to Sania about her career, and about her titles. Speaking on the good response she received from her fans worldwide to her recently launched ...


Team owner Hendrick hopeful Earnhardt returns at Brickyard

There is one ex-Hendrick driver and four-time Sprint Cup champion who adores racing at Indianapolis Motor Speedway, though, and Sprint Cup heads there nex...


Henrik Stenson shoots 63, wins British Open by three shots

On a day when the golf course was expected to show some teeth, Mickelson and Stenson made the hard links venue look tame. The 40-year-old Stenson started ...


Tour de France peloton enters Jura mountains in Stage 15

Colombian climber Nairo Quintana lags 2:59 behind in fourth. Known as a "transfer stage" because it was a lengthy leg that moved the peloton from one region t...


Henrik Stenson outlasts Phil Mickelson for British Open crown

He wound up with so much more Sunday. Stenson posted a 63 on Sunday, tying the major championship record for a low round. Mickelson's approach to the green ...


Head of Rio Games: Golfers skip because no money involved

In the lead up to the Olympics , the country has sent some 100 police officers to global events around the world, such as the Super Bowl, Tour de France, Champ...


Joe Root ready for No. 3 role in series against Pakistan

Martyn Moxon, Yorkshire's director of cricket, said: "Gary's got a bit of a tight groin which he sustained on Friday (against Birmingham Bears)". Stuart Broad...


France into Euro 2016 semis, Iceland finish with a bite

France boss Didier Deschamps says his team will be facing the "best side in the world" when they meet Germany for a place in the Euro 2016 final. Having ...


Stenson takes 1-stroke lead into final round of British Open

Stenson leads at 12-under 201, while 46-year-old American Phil Mickelson is at 202. England's Masters champion Danny Willett closed with a level-par 71 for se...


Pakistan scenting victory in first Test against England

England were 90 for three in their second innings, needing a further 193 runs to reach their victory target of 283, at lunch. Stuart Broad , Steve Finn and J...


Stenson wins British Open to land first major

Phil Mickelson said he had never played better without winning after finishing second in a British Open head-to-head with Henrik Stenson on Sunday that riv...


Stenson wins duel with Mickelson to claim British Open

Mickelson had to settle for second place despite shooting a sparkling 65 of his own. "I knew I was going to have to battle back if it wasn't, but I think that w...


With Pepe fit, Portugal are ready to take on their critics

Cristiano Ronaldo and Antoine Griezmann are the two standout stars but both sides are tricky to break down and attack at pace. Santos and the veteran Pepe, wh...


Henrik Stenson outlasts Phil Mickelson to win British Open

Open by 15 shots. He also became the first Scandinavian man to win a major and the first player from continental Europe to lift the Claret Jug since Seve Ball...


Power Take: The Bills' Marcell Dareus is right

The NFL Players Association released a statement saying it will review all its options. The four-time Super Bowl champ beat the suspension a year ago by going...


Open Championship 2016: Full leaderboard after Round 3

Thats what Royal Troon will have presented by Sunday evening: Back-to-back rounds of Phil Mickelson and Henrik Stenson, thrust and parry, punch and counter-punc...


Stenson pips Mickelson to British Open glory

Round of the day: Stenson opened with a three-putt bogey at the first and rebounded with five birdies across his next seven holes, making three in a row on Nos...


Pepe Declares Himself Fit For 'Game Of His Life'

France have steadily improved as the tournament has gone on. The Atletico Madrid forward has since starred, scoring twice to turn around the game against Irelan...


Phil Mickelson makes an early move on day four of The Open

Open. "The clubhead came loose on it earlier in the week so I had to get it re-glued, so it is partly to do with that and partly the throw itself, " said the ...


Mercedes withdraw Rosberg appeal

After becoming the first man to win three consecutive British Grand Prixs and four races at Silverstone, Hamilton closed the gap to Rosberg to just four point...


British Open Championship leaderboard, results and prize money payouts

Phil Mickelson instantly turned the tables on Henrik Stenson as what was expected to be a private duel between the pair for the Open Championship got under wa...


Open Championship 2016 Leaderboard: Sunday Scores, Results and Analysis

Phil Mickelson of the United States, left congratulates Henrik Stenson of Sweden for winning the British Open Golf Championships at the Royal Troon Golf Club ...


French PM says clear that Nice truck driver was radicalised quickly

French police Sunday released the estranged wife of the truck driver who ran down almost 300 Bastille Day revelers in the French resort of Nice, but are still q...


Henrik Stenson leads Phil Mickelson by 1 at British Open

First place after 54 holes belongs to Henrik Stenson, who at 40 probably is nearer his first major championship than anytime in his career, having swept from on...


Kyle is GB weather beater

Kyle Edmund proved there is more to British tennis than Andy Murray , as he helped the visitors reach the semi-finals of the Davis Cup in an eventual 3-2 win...


Henrik Stenson wins British Open for 1st major

Stenson had to get up and down from a greenside bunker as Mickelson birdied the long 16th, but the American pulled his tee shot at 17 wide left while Stenson ra...


McIlroy snaps 3-wood in 2 pieces at British Open

In a fitting touch after two days of foul weather, the sun broke through just as the final group was teeing off at No. 1. It looks like there could be some lo...