• Caroline Masson's nine Sunday birdies enough for first LPGA Tour title
Caroline Masson's nine Sunday birdies enough for first LPGA Tour title

Another Korean Kim Hyo Joo (68) was in second, a stroke behind Lee. In addition to her 2012 breakthrough win at the South African Women's Open, Masson has twice played for Europe in the Solheim Cup (2013 and 2015) and, with Sandra Gal, represented Germany in the Rio Olympics.

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  • Halep beats Suarez Navarro at US Open
Halep beats Suarez Navarro at US Open

Del Potro had won the first set 6-3 and was up a break in the second. In del Potro's first Grand Slam back, his second-round upset of Wawrinka at Wimbledon initially hinted at a return to the top of the sport. Del Potro got a huge break Monday when he spent only 72 minutes on court. Del Potro, the champion in NY in 2009 but whose ranking at the s...

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  • McIlroy rallies from 6 behind to win Deutsche Bank
McIlroy rallies from 6 behind to win Deutsche Bank

Casey was trying to win on the PGA Tour for the first time since 2009. Despite starting the second leg of the FedEx Cup playoffs 4-over through three holes, McIlroy rebounded to claim his second win at TPC Boston at 15-under overall. The top 70 advance to the BMW Championship, which starts Thursday at Crooked Stick in Indiana. McIlroy is projec...

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  • Giroud: I told Tottenham recruit Sissoko this about Arsenal…
Giroud: I told Tottenham recruit Sissoko this about Arsenal…

However Giroud, who plays alongside Sissoko for the France national team, admits he attempted to convince his compatriot to reject Tottenham and join the Gunners. For the second game I came in with only two days of training in the legs. "He thought himself that he would go to Italy, that is what he told me only last week", Krul told Ajax TV.

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  • Carson Wentz named Eagles' starting quarterback
Carson Wentz named Eagles' starting quarterback

I knew I was taking the mental reps, being out the last couple of weeks, even going out to the first preseason game. He's a very smart guy, obviously has tremendous talent. I challenged the team this morning. Cleveland's success this season will hinge on whether quarterback Robert Griffin III can revive his career with the Browns following a fr...

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  • Bale spurs Wales to comfortable 4-0 win over Moldova
Bale spurs Wales to comfortable 4-0 win over Moldova

He made the point that Wales , on the back of reaching the semi-finals at Euro 2016 , are now seen as a scalp. Wales manager Chris Coleman admits there will be a "desperation" around his Euro 2016 heroes when they start their World Cup campaign.

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  • 49ers FB Bruce Miller arrested after allegedly assaulting 70-year-old
49ers FB Bruce Miller arrested after allegedly assaulting 70-year-old

The son's 70-year-old father reportedly came out to help and was hit in the face, which resulted in multiple broken bones. Miller returned early Monday morning and knocked on the door of one of the hotel's rooms. In March 2015, Miller was arrested after an incident in which he was accused of shoving his ex-fiancee and destroying her cell phone duri...

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  • Panthers Newton: I took Super Bowl loss 'extremely personal'
Panthers Newton: I took Super Bowl loss 'extremely personal'

Therefore it will be a significant game in history books. Hardly anyone gave the Denver Broncos a chance in Super Bowl 50 . The Panthers offense expects to benefit from the return of Kelvin Benjamin, their top wide receiver in 2014 who missed all of last season with a torn ACL.

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  • Racket Response: Serena serves her way into US Open quarters
Racket Response: Serena serves her way into US Open quarters

Serena Williams has surpassed Roger Federer for most grand slam match victories in tennis' Open era with No.308, a 6-2 6-3 win over Yaroslava Shvedova to reach the US Open quarter-finals. Any fans hoping to find out the secret to Williams' success on serve will be disappointed, per Nick McCarvel for USA Today: "I've never served this consiste...

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  • Top French court rules burkini bans violate basic freedoms
Top French court rules burkini bans violate basic freedoms

The burkini issue has filtered into early campaigning for the 2017 presidential election and early reaction to the ruling showed that supporters of the ban, who include ex-president Nicolas Sarkozy, would not let it go. Mr Sarkozy, who is seeking re-election, said on Thursday he would support a nationwide burkini ban. In a sign of the divisions w...

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  • Pliskova ends hopes of Williams sisters' showdown
Pliskova ends hopes of Williams sisters' showdown

Open. The elder Williams sister won the opening set as she attempted to become the oldest female Grand Slam quarter-finalist of the Open era. Romanian fifth seed Simona Halep beat Spain's Carla Suarez Navarro 6-2 7-5. Del Potro came onto Arthur Ashe Stadium on Monday and pointed to an Argentine flag in the stands. Monday's victory was particu...

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  • So, Serena, who'll have more Slam match wins?
So, Serena, who'll have more Slam match wins?

Throughout the match, Halep dominated on the Suarez Navarro serve and she broke three times from 11 opportunities to take the opening set. "I have never had this happen before in my Grand Slam career, getting a walkover and the next match lasting just half an hour", said Djokovic.

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  • India win toss, elect to field in 2nd Florida T20 against WI
India win toss, elect to field in 2nd Florida T20 against WI

Skipper Mahendra Singh Dhoni then joined Rahul, who by now got to his half century off 26 balls and the duo took the attack to the opposition. West Indies , the world champions in the game's shortest format, piled up 245 on Saturday in what was the third highest total of all time.

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  • Telangana Deputy CM Offers Better Coach For Sindhu!!
Telangana Deputy CM Offers Better Coach For Sindhu!!

Rahul Bojja Hyderabad Collector, GHMC Commissioner B Janardhan Reddy along with heads of various departments reviewed the welcome arrangements and also inspected the routes from where the motorcade will pass. The new sports policy announced by the Telangana government earlier this year, states that a gold medallist at the Olympics is entitled for a...

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  • Caster Semenya is Headed to the Women's 800m Finals in Rio
Caster Semenya is Headed to the Women's 800m Finals in Rio

A number of British and US athletes and media commentators have complained that Ms. Semenya has an unfair advantage over her rivals because of an elevated testosterone level. "It's all about sports". "When you walk out of your apartment, you think about performing, you do not think about how your opponent looks".

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  • Panthers practice squad roster notable omissions
Panthers practice squad roster notable omissions

Any player with one or fewer accrued seasons is also eligible for the practice squad , and a player accrues a season in the National Football League if they're signed to either the 53-man roster, or on injured reserve, or on the reserve/physically unable to perform list, for six or more games in one season.

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  • Four Truths: Sam Allardyce improves England, but Wayne Rooney problem gets worse
Four Truths: Sam Allardyce improves England, but Wayne Rooney problem gets worse

Buoyed by that late chance England started the second half positively, and they found themselves with a man advantage just before the hour. But just as victory appeared destined to elude England , Lallana gathered Rose's cross and unleashed a hopeful shot that crept between Kozacik's legs and dribbed into the net at the near post.

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  • Throwback cars honor history at Darlington
Throwback cars honor history at Darlington

From retro paint schemes to iconic broadcaster Ken Squier joining NBC in the broadcast booth, the race widely considered by most drivers to be one of NASCAR's four majors will certainly be one to remember. The Nationwide Insurance #88 Chevrolet will be driven by Jeff Gordon instead. You can hear the falls before you even see them! Here are ...

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  • US Open: With new roof closed, Ashe Stadium can get noisy
US Open: With new roof closed, Ashe Stadium can get noisy

It is only Evans' third victory against a top-30 opponent and his reward is a round-three meeting with two-time grand slam champion Stan Wawrinka. At Wimbledon, Murray didn't have to go up against Novak Djokovic like he did at the Australian Open and French Open.

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  • Serena Williams Ties Women's Grand Slam Match Victory Record
Serena Williams Ties Women's Grand Slam Match Victory Record

Despite wrapping up the victory in just 65 minutes, Williams said there was plenty of room for improvement . She'll take on Sweden's Johanna Larsson in the third round. Del Potro, ranked 142nd in the world as he battles back from the injuries that almost cost him his career, is back in the Open as a wildcard after a sparkling run to a silver m...

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