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World number one Johnson and Fowler notched the first point of the first Ryder Cup to be held in France, 4 and 2 against McIlroy and Thorbjorn Olesen . Sent out again by Bjorn, they combined to inflict two crushing defeats on 14-times major champion Tiger Woods on Saturday as the American's miserable weekend continued.
  • Tiger Woods' ideal response to those who doubted he'd never win again

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    When Woods won his first PGA Tour event in more than five years, there were more people watching than at any moment during the U.S. broadcasts of The Open or the U.S. The 14-time major victor secured a two-stroke victory at East Lake on Sunday, claiming a first PGA Tour success since the 2013 WGC-Bridgestone Invitational.
  • Messi Among 29 Percent Voters Who Opted For Modric — FIFA Awards

    Messi Among 29 Percent Voters Who Opted For Modric — FIFA Awards

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    The Fifa Fan Award went to Peru's supporters who caused absolute scenes (in a good way) in Russian Federation this summer as the national team made their way to their first World Cup tournament in 36 years. Salah didn't leave empty-handed, picking up the Puskas Award for his goal in the Merseyside derby in December 2017. Modric won the Champions League with Real and then played a major role in Croatia's run to the World Cup final where they were beaten by France.
  • Tiger Woods Wins First PGA Tournament in 5 Years

    Tiger Woods Wins First PGA Tournament in 5 Years

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    I've got a bunch of guys behind me who have been playing well and are playing well. Woods' displays so far in 2018 suggested he was finally over the injury problems that had plagued him in recent years. "[But] I then started to play well, just one bad swing off the 16th tee - I was in two minds whether to hit driver or three wood, but I guess it boiled down to the 18th".
  • Patriots TE Rob Gronkowski almost traded to Lions, threatened to retire

    Patriots TE Rob Gronkowski almost traded to Lions, threatened to retire

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    Gordon was listed as questionable with a hamstring injury. New England safety Patrick Chung and defensive end Trey Flowers are inactive because of concussions. Nora Princiotti has more on the pros and cons of former assistants going against Belichick . As expected, it's a heavy dose of his former defensive players, including tackle Ricky Jean Francois and linebacker Marquis Flowers on the active roster, and end Eric Lee and cornerback Cre'von LeBlanc on the practice squad.
  • Leno frustrated by Arsenal bench role

    Leno frustrated by Arsenal bench role

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    Leno's performance gave every indication that he is indeed more suited to Arsenal's new style of play , and it was put to Emery that the 26-year-old might keep his place for Everton's visit on Sunday afternoon (Monday morning AEST). Unai Emery has recovered from a disappointing start to secure wins over West Ham, Cardiff City and Newcastle United in recent weeks to move us into the top half of the table so we can close-in on the top four with another victory tomorrow.
  • Weekly Golf Preview - Tour Championship | Portugal Masters

    Weekly Golf Preview - Tour Championship | Portugal Masters

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    The Tour Championship features the top-30 on the FedEx money list and this tournament will see who picks up the $10million purse for FedEx Cup glory, and technically all 30 players can still take the title with victory at East Lake Golf Club.
  • Liverpool vs Southampton, Premier League

    Liverpool vs Southampton, Premier League

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    It was just Klopp making a tactical change. Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp insists there is no crisis surrounding Mohamed Salah's form and does not expect the Egypt global to repeat his record-breaking goal-scoring feats from last season.
  • Liverpool team news shows Jurgen Klopp is going for Southampton jugular

    Liverpool team news shows Jurgen Klopp is going for Southampton jugular

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    That's the plan with good football players. "You would like to think if we can remain in the game and have a good platform, that will enable us to create chances and take chances if they come around". Salah scored Liverpool's opening goal of the season against West Ham in August, but has not scored since his strike in the Reds' win over Brighton four weeks ago.
  • Jose Mourinho impressed by Wolves ahead of Manchester United clash

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    But rather than keep him in the lineup after only a couple of days of rest, Mourinho has explained that he plans to let the 19-year-old properly recuperate before he next picks him. "I think it is [a mental thing]", he said. "But I think we are going to be a better team". "So, I think if they think the season is going to be easy for them, I think they are wrong, but I don't think they are wrong because they all know the season is going to be hard".
  • UEFA opens disciplinary proceedings against Ronaldo

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    Referee Felix Brych dismissed Ronaldo in the 29th minute of Valencia vs. Juventus after he collided with Jeison Murillo in an off-the-ball incident. Replays appeared to indicate Ronaldo pulled Murillo's hair and the former Real Madrid star was inconsolable as he left the Mestalla pitch. The red card was controversial, with Juve chief Massimo Allegri claiming VAR would have seen the decision overturned.
  • Nuno: Wolves will stick to their guns at Manchester United

    Nuno: Wolves will stick to their guns at Manchester United

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    But, with Pogba, it's all about him and his game. Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho has pointed out that he does not want Diogo Dalot to play back-to-back matches as he continues to adapt to his new club. And that's part of the captaincy. I don't see him having improved at all since the day he arrived. " You can't pick and choose when you want to be bang at it ".
  • Baker Mayfield: 'this crowd deserved to see that first win at home'

    Baker Mayfield: 'this crowd deserved to see that first win at home'

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    Cleveland defeated the New York Jets 21-to-17 on Thursday night. "As corny as it sounds, it's kind of how my whole life's gone", Mayfield said. Shirtless J.R. The Browns went winless last season. Insane things happen on Thursday nights and what's crazier than a Browns win? "For me, it has been a heck of a long time, and it felt really good", offensive lineman Joel Bitonio said.
  • Firmino good enough with one eye, says Liverpool’s Mane

    Firmino good enough with one eye, says Liverpool’s Mane

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    Klopp said: 'The cool element of our club is when you hear Liverpool plays PSG , you don't think we are without a chance any more. "We have to keep going". Obviously it's big for us to compete against teams like that. This was Sturridge's first start for Liverpool in the competition - five years after he moved to Anfield - and he said: 'The last time was for Chelsea when we won it, so it is great to contribute to the team today, but it's early days so we aren't going to get ahead of ...
  • Josh Gordon practices; Trey Flowers and Patrick Chung are absent

    Josh Gordon practices; Trey Flowers and Patrick Chung are absent

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    I've never met Josh, personally - just like I hadn't met some of the guys who have come in the last couple of weeks". "I think it's just more about him getting comfortable. Patriots fans (for the most part) are celebrating the newest weapon for Tom Brady , while fantasy football owners who held Gordon are ecstatic. "If it's a flip of the coin and 50-50, sometimes it's right, sometimes it's wrong, I mean nobody can really depend on that".