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Sports Woods will be in mix for US Masters glory, insists Faldo
Author: 0 Woods will be in mix for US Masters glory, insists Faldo

His presence at a golf tournament also brings in more viewers and more social media engagement. In case you haven't heard, Tiger Woods is back on his game, and rest assured the only thing on his mind this week is winning. No one knows hype like Woods, especially at Augusta National. "It's you kind of want to figure out the angles, you want to figure out where the misses are, because you can obviously get into some big trouble around the greens if you're in the wrong location".

Sports Who is Gururaja? Truck driver's son opens India's account at CWG 2018
Author: 0 Who is Gururaja? Truck driver's son opens India's account at CWG 2018

The 25-year old in his previous heroics bagged gold at the 2016 South Asian Games. COFFS Harbour squash player Tamika Saxby is through to the round of 16 in the ladies singles at the Commonwealth Games. "My health comes first and I want to get to Tokyo", said the 2012 Olympic gold medallist and two-time world champion. Fiji's Manueli Tulo missed out on the podium after failing with his final clean and jerk attempt at 145kg.

Sports Augusta National to host women's amateur golf tournament
Author: 0 Augusta National to host women's amateur golf tournament

The three-day, 54-hole, tournament will play the first 36 holes over two days at Champions Retreat Golf Club in August, Georgia. The tournament will see the best 72 amateur players in the world compete at Augusta next year in the week before the Masters .

Sports Philadelphia To Host Villanova Championship Parade On Thursday
Author: 0 Philadelphia To Host Villanova Championship Parade On Thursday

However, the effort appeared to be in vain as many daring climbers still managed to ascend above the masses. "I don't know what they're using but some poor guy from Villanova has to smear it all over the place", Radnor Police Lt. VILLANOVA, Pa. (AP) - Students at Villanova University flooded the streets around campus to celebrate the Wildcats' second NCAA men's basketball championship in three years, and police reported two arrests following the partying.

Sports Liverpool 3-0 Manchester City | Guardiola's blurred vision
Author: 0 Liverpool 3-0 Manchester City | Guardiola's blurred vision

The first goal from Mohamed Salah came as a result of Kyle Walker's delay in clearing a loose ball, whiles the second was scored following poor marking from both Fernandinho and Aymeric Laporte. It gave Liverpool the flawless start and they doubled that advantage eight minutes later when James Milner nicked possession and City's rearguard inexplicably stood off Oxlade-Chamberlain, offering an open invitation he accepted by rifling a powerful rising finish past Ederson.

Sports Women urged to get out of sumo ring amid emergency
Author: 0 Women urged to get out of sumo ring amid emergency

She then started performing CPR on the mayor and other women also came up to help. But as the women attempted to help the mayor, multiple announcements were made over loudspeakers asking them to leave the ring, city official Noriko Miwa told AFP .

Sports Gilmore wins Bells Beach surfing title
Author: 0 Gilmore wins Bells Beach surfing title

Fanning would have finished his career as the world No.1 had he beaten Ferreira, but the Australian is happy heading into retirement. With the swell dying down, the fairytale final wave never eventuated, and as the seconds ticked by, Ferreira embraced his opponent in the water.

Sports BCCI media rights: How the process unfolded
Author: 0 BCCI media rights: How the process unfolded

The e-auction began on Tuesday, with all the three companies competing harshly. However, the amount paid by Star India for India games is much less when compared to the NR 16,347.5 crore they paid for IPL digital and TV rights which lied with Sony till 2017.

Sports Commonwealth Games 2018: Mirabai Chanu claims India's first gold
Author: 0 Commonwealth Games 2018: Mirabai Chanu claims India's first gold

Having won the World Championship in November 2017, she was one of the favourites to win this event and bring home a gold medal. Following Chanu's spectacular display at Commonwealth Games, Malleswari believes that they could now expect a better performance from her in 2020 Tokyo Olympics.

Sports TJ Dillashaw - Cody Garbrandt II on tap for UFC 227
Author: 0 TJ Dillashaw - Cody Garbrandt II on tap for UFC 227

Initially, the two were set to settle the score at UFC 213 but Garbrandt would have to pull out due to a back injury that pushed the fight back from July to November. Khabib Nurmagomedov at UFC 223 and Stipe Miocic vs. Daniel Cormier at UFC 226. Brett Okamoto of ESPN first reported the initial bout added to the UFC 227 card.

Sports Shohei Ohtani hits first major-league homer in debut at Angel Stadium
Author: 0 Shohei Ohtani hits first major-league homer in debut at Angel Stadium

In his first at-bat on Wednesday, Ohtani struck out. "After getting my first hit out of the way, I felt more comfortable and relaxed", Ohtani said. Garrett Richards (1-0) gave up two runs and one hit while striking out nine in 5 2/3 innings. He said that when focusing on breaking pitches, he had concentrated on making sure his timing wasn't too slow, and ended up swinging too fast and not connecting well.

Sports 'Brilliant' Liverpool should have killed off City -- Klopp
Author: 0 'Brilliant' Liverpool should have killed off City -- Klopp

Klopp confirmed the 25-year-old, who has scored 38 goals for Liverpool in all competitions this season, will be assessed in the coming days ahead of their Premier League clash against local rivals Everton at Goodison Park. "I hope that's the case, we need to wait and hope". "I am not angry, it is all good". However, the only blemish on the night was Salah going off early in the second half as he was replaced by Georginio Wijnaldum after holding his groin and going straight down the ...

Sports Ibrahimovic brags his goal is better than Ronaldo's over-head kick
Author: 0 Ibrahimovic brags his goal is better than Ronaldo's over-head kick

The Swedish striker announced his arrival in the United States in a way only he can with two debut goals in the Los Angeles derby, which included a last minute victor. "It feels really good". There are parallels that can be drawn with Ronaldo's goal - most notably Wayne Rooney 's overhead kick against Manchester City in 2011 - whereas Zlatan's strike could never be repeated, but this somewhat misses the point.

Sports Man United returning to US for pre-season tour
Author: 0 Man United returning to US for pre-season tour

So hopefully they win it. "You have to go through these periods to make you stronger". The south-coast club have won only one of their last 18 league games and remain in the bottom three. "The tour is a central part of the team's preparation for a long and intense campaign and this is the second consecutive year that we will travel to the U.S.", said United executive vice-chairman Ed Woodward.

Sports Pearson pulls out of Commonwealth Games
Author: 0 Pearson pulls out of Commonwealth Games

The poster girl of the 2018 Commonwealth Games - Sally Pearson - is forced to withdraw from the competition due to an Achilles injury. After winning world gold in 2011 and her Olympic title in 2012, Pearson sustained two hamstring tears each year in 2013 and 2014, though still managed to retain her Commonwealth title in Glasgow and win world and world indoor silver medals.

Sports Packers free agent Richard Rodgers, Eagles reach one-year deal
Author: 0 Packers free agent Richard Rodgers, Eagles reach one-year deal

Rodgers was in Green Bay last season but only caught 12 receptions for 160 yards and a touchdown. Richard Rodgers had some colossal catches during his Green Bay Packers career - none bigger than when he was on the receiving end of a game-winning, last-second Hail Mary in Detroit late in the 2015 season.

Sports Rockies, Blackmon Agree To 6-Year Deal
Author: 0 Rockies, Blackmon Agree To 6-Year Deal

The deal also includes two player options, and incentives, which could elevate his earnings to $116 million. 2023: $10 million Player Option, subject to various bonuses and escalators. He finished fifth in NL MVP voting in 2017 after leading the league with a.331 average, 14 triples, 137 runs scored, 213 hits and 387 total bases. Given that the market has, traditionally, been skeptical of Rockies hitters as so-called Coors Creations, the fact that Blackmon landed this deal a testament to ...

Author: 0 Conor McGregor Stripped Of Lightweight Title, Confirms Dana White

He took a hiatus from the Octagon to challenge undefeated boxer Floyd Mayweather (50-0, 27 KOs) in the ring last August. "Conor McGregor is 100 percent coming back this year", he said. "Tony Ferguson isn't being stripped, the only one that's losing a belt here is Conor. And the victor of that is who I would like to see Conor fight next".

Sports Ronaldo makes history as Madrid beats Juventus 3-0
Author: 0 Ronaldo makes history as Madrid beats Juventus 3-0

The home fans appreciated the beauty of the strike and applauded. "I have to say thank you a lot - grazie - to all the Juventus supporters". Ronaldo had given Real the lead after just three minutes earlier in their quarterfinal clash, prompting aggressive jeers of derision from the Juventus faithful.