PEBBLE BEACH, CA. (Reuters) – An ice cool Gary Woodland held his nerve under mounting pressure to maintain a two-shot lead midway through the third round of the U.S. Open on Saturday as the hopes of Tiger Woods and Phil Mickelson all but disappeared. June 15, 2019; Pebble Beach, CA, USA; Gary Woodland greets fans
Heavy rain didn’t dampen the spirits of the St. Louis Blues or their fans Saturday as a crowd estimated in the hundreds of thousands turned out to see the 2019 Stanley Cup champions parade through downtown. It was the first Stanley Cup title in franchise history for the Blues, who began play in 1967. St.
Jun 14, 2019; Pebble Beach, CA, USA; Gary Woodland lines up his putt on the eighth hole during the second round of the 2019 U.S. Open golf tournament at Pebble Beach Golf Links. Kyle Terada-USA TODAY Sports PEBBLE BEACH, CA. (Reuters) – Gary Woodland’s quest for a first major continued, while Tiger Woods’s bid for
Top-seeded Kiki Bertens will play for her third title of the season after dispatching Kazakhstan qualifier Elena Rybakina in the semifinals of Libema Open at ‘s-Hertogenbosch, Netherlands. FILE PHOTO: Tennis – French Open – Roland Garros, Paris, France – May 27, 2019. Kiki Bertens of the Netherlands celebrates winning her first round match against France’s
FILE PHOTO: Jun 27, 2018; Omaha, NE, USA; Oregon State Beavers catcher Adley Rutschman (35) rounds the bases after hitting a solo home run during the fourth inning against the Arkansas Razorbacks in game two of the championship series of the College World Series at TD Ameritrade Park. Bruce Thorson-USA TODAY Sports Oregon State catcher
FILE PHOTO: Tennis – Australian Open – First Round – Court 3, Melbourne, Australia, January 14, 2019. Italy’s Matteo Berrettini serves during the match against Greece’s Stefanos Tsitsipas. REUTERS/Adnan Abidi/File Photo (Reuters) – Italian Matteo Berrettini reached his first grasscourt final with a 6-4 7-5 victory over home favorite Jan-Lennard Struff at the Stuttgart Open
PEBBLE BEACH, CA. (Reuters) – Some of golf’s biggest names will try to chase down Gary Woodland after the American journeyman fired a record-equalling six-under 65 to take a two-shot lead into the third round of the U.S. Open on Saturday. Jun 14, 2019; Pebble Beach, CA, USA; Gary Woodland lines up his putt on
FILE PHOTO: Mar 30, 2019; Brooklyn, NY, USA; Brooklyn Nets guard D’Angelo Russell (1) celebrates after hitting a three pointer against the Boston Celtics in the third quarter at Barclays Center. Mandatory Credit: Wendell Cruz-USA TODAY Sports D’Angelo Russell could be the first domino to fall if Kyrie Irving signs with the Brooklyn Nets. The
FILE PHOTO: Soccer Football – Women’s Champions League – VfL Wolfsburg v Olympique Lyonnais – AOK Stadion, Wolfsburg, Germany – March 27, 2019 VfL Wolfsburg’s Nilla Fischer REUTERS/Fabian Bimmer (Reuters) – Sweden defender Nilla Fischer’s statue was vandalized in Linkoping, an incident which, according to midfielder Caroline Seger, raises deeper questions about gender equality in
FILE PHOTO: Tennis – Australian Open – First Round – Melbourne Arena, Melbourne, Australia, January 14, 2019. Britain’s Andy Murray in action during the match against Spain’s Roberto Bautista Agut. REUTERS/Lucy Nicholson LONDON (Reuters) – Two-time Wimbledon champion Andy Murray will face Queen’s Club top seeds Juan Sebastian Cabal and Robert Farah when he makes
(Reuters) – British five-a-side soccer pitch operator Goals Soccer Centres is preparing to launch a sale process within months, Sky News reported on Saturday. The Scottish-based company, in which Sports Direct and Newcastle United owner Mike Ashley has an 18.92 percent stake, has drafted in advisers to examine a potential medium-term sale, Sky News said.
Hunter Renfroe highlighted a five-run 12th inning with his third home run of the game, and the San Diego Padres rallied from seven runs down to beat the Colorado Rockies 16-12 in Denver on Friday night. Jun 14, 2019; Atlanta, GA, USA; Atlanta Braves catcher Brian McCann (16) is doused with a bucket by shortstop
(Reuters) – Qatar will host the inaugural World Beach Games later this year after Association of National Olympic Committees (ANOC) awarded the Gulf state the rights two weeks after San Diego withdrew because of lack of funding and sponsorship. The Qatar government has offered the financial guarantees San Diego was unable to secure, ANOC said
PEBBLE BEACH, CA. (Reuters) – Throughout his career Gary Woodland as been better known for his work with a driver than a putter but that all might change after he rode a red-hot flat stick to the top of the U.S. Open leaderboard on Friday. Jun 14, 2019; Pebble Beach, CA, USA; Gary Woodland lines
PEBBLE BEACH, CA. (Reuters) – Gary Woodland shot out of the U.S. Open woodwork with an error-free six-under 65 to steal the halfway lead from Justin Rose on Friday, while a fuming Tiger Woods insisted he was still in the ball game after a bogey-bogey finish. Jun 14, 2019; Pebble Beach, CA, USA; Gary Woodland
PEBBLE BEACH, CA. (Reuters) – If Rory McIlroy falls narrowly short of winning the U.S. Open on Sunday, he might well look back with regret at the mess he made of the 14th hole in the second round at Pebble Beach. June 14, 2019; Pebble Beach, CA, USA; Rory McIlroy hits from the fairway on