Japan's Hideki Matsuyama, making the most of a hot putter, shot a five-under par 67 on Friday to match US Open champion Dustin Johnson for the lead at the Hero World Challenge. Woods lipped out a 25-foot birdie putt at 10 and settled for par, then made a tap-in birdie at the par-5 11th, another hole where he made bogey Thursday.
Nico had one aim, to win the championship, and that's it'. Reflecting on the reason as to why he was not surprised by Rosberg's retirement, the three-time world champion insisted that the former has won the F1 title for the first time in 18 years and, therefore, it was a right time to quit.
A team that has been awfully reliant on its defense, thanks to the bad play of Brock Osweiler , losing a key cog for this battle will nearly certainly lead to its demise in Green Bay . Yet here we are, the Packers entering yet another must-win game. Matthews injured his ankle against the Packers last week. Trailing 13-3 in the fourth quarter, the Packers rallied behind a 24-yard touchdown reception by Donald Driver from Brett Favre followed by a 39-yard Ryan Longwell field goal to tie ...
Woods tees off in the sixth of nine pairings at noon in Thursday s opening round alongside fellow American Patrick Reed , ending the longest layoff of his career after 466 days. "I would say probably the most I'm concerned about is trying to get a feel for the distance", Woods said. "I'm ready to go", Woods said. "It was a smart decision in the end to pull out of the tournaments".
Carr deflected all questions about the finger Wednesday, saying repeatedly that it's "doing great". Murray got in limited practice all week so it looks like he will be ready to play on Sunday. "Give him all the praise". "But this guy can do it all", Ryan said. "It's pretty much a nightmare". A few key injury notes to pass along. The Buffalo Bills are one of the league's streakier teams, having won their second straight last week in Jacksonville, 28-21, to follow a three-game losing ...
It's hard to win games when it becomes 3rd-and-5 and you jump offsides. Overall, we could have been better. Oddly, it was as close as the Eagles would come to staggering Rodgers , who orchestrated 10-for-14 third-down efficiency. Is McCarthy right and can this actually be a game the team builds off of? Odd game with the number of possessions. We had sustained drives, which was great.
He couldn't, could he? Woods said that in that case, with that kind of injury, a golf career could have been over. Par - Clearing the water with his tee shot and landing on the green, Woods had some work to do to make birdie. That was the Tiger we had seen the past few years when he fought chipping difficulties, didn't have much control of his metal woods and irons and played through pain.
Liverpool remained patient as Sunderland repelled everything Klopp's men could throw at them until Divock Origi's 75th minute finish put the Reds on the path to a victory confirmed by James Milner's 91st minute penalty. 'Now we have done it but on the other side, after each game we have players with a kick here, a kick there. 'After the game everyone was asking how he was.
We're focusing on our strengths and how we can seize our opportunity. "It's not nice to see but in the end we are through". The goal they scored in the last tie has been the only time they have managed to score in the last six league games.
Kentucky's floor leader has elite speed and athleticism and is coming off a triple-double (albeit a controversial one). "They manhandled us", Calipari said of the Bruins. The reasons scouts will love him and he'll be a lottery pick are his passing and how he usually approaches the game. T.J. Leaf had 17 points, Thomas Welsh and Lonzo Ball each scored 14 and Bryce Alford added 11 for the Bruins (9-0), who pushed ahead for good during the last 3:18 of the first half and first 3:05 of the ...
Maybe it was something to do with his opposing jersey. He has continued to kneel before the national anthem before every game this season, and other players across the league have joined in his demonstration. He said he understood why many would be upset about him wearing a shirt depicting Castro in a positive light, but that wasn't his intention. 'I'm not talking about Fidel Castro and his oppression.
There was also some discussion in the wake of the Hobart Test about me singling out four players from that game - Smith, Warner, Mitchell Starc and Josh Hazlewood - to say they were the only certainties for the squad we were picking for Adelaide .
The Athletics' world governing body IAAF voted on Thursday to extend Russia's doping ban from global competitions. "It's bad enough that any of this happened, but it can not happen for a second time, not on our watch, not anyone else's watch", Coe said.
Southgate's appointment is no surprise and FA chief executive Martin Glenn described him as a leader and a victor. There were wins against Scotland and Malta and draws against Spain and Slovenia. According to a report on Sky Sports, Southgate was interviewed by the FA's five-man selection panel at St George's Park and agreed a deal through to 2020, with a break clause after the World Cup in Russian Federation that can be triggered by either party.
Gasser reportedly self-identified to police as the shooter and stayed at the scene. The sheriff said he did not know where the incident started, but noted that McKnight was standing outside his vehicle when he was shot. Warning: Video contains graphic content. Viewer discretion is advised . The fact of the matter is that in trying to flesh out these details as it relates to all of this and not having that rush to judgment and doing this in a very deliberate and appropriate fashion, we ...
United boss Jose Mourinho, who was handed another touchline ban by the FA for his antics during the Premier League match against West Ham, told MUTV after the game that he was "really happy" with the performace. Mourinho, whose side visit Everton in the Premier League on Sunday looking to narrow a gap between themselves and the top four that could extend to double figures, has praised striker Anthony Martial for his efforts to get back to form after a hard spell.
If I do it, it's a sending off. "I accept that and, if you see the images when the referee (Jonathan Moss) comes over, I go with not a word or a complaint. Ronald Koeman's men were also strikingly timid against Southampton, managing only one attempt in 90 minutes, and though they are likely to be more bullish at home, United should be encouraged to be very aggressive early on.
This week the Bills go to the Raiders and look to keep their playoff hopes alive. "Thank you for asking". Carr has been touted as an MVP contender, but he may not be the only Raider in the discussion. "It's pretty much a nightmare". The Bills have been depleted by injuries and suspensions throughout the season, but are starting to get key players back healthy.
He received medical clearance to return last week against the New York Jets, but experienced significant back and leg pain after participating in just a few plays. In his seventh season with the Patriots, Gronkowski set a franchise record with his 69th touchdown against Buffalo on October 30. In addition, the Patriots signed RB D.J.
Wenger is now set to turn to Gabriel, a centre back by trade, as a makeshift option with Héctor Bellerín and Mathieu Debuchy injured.... The 21-year-old has established himself as one of the best right-backs in the Premier League and the French manager has urged supporters not to compare Jenkinson with the Spain global.
The hosts finished at 104-2 in 20.2 overs, chasing down the 103-run target with resolute ease. In the second over of the day, Gareth Batty (0) was trapped LBW by Ravindra Jadeja (2-62). Chris Woakes extraced extra bounce and Vijay edged it to second slip where Joe Root held high catch. Equally creditable was the all-round effort of the other two specialist spinners, Jadeja (90 run and 4 wickets ) and Jayant (55 runs and 4 wickets ).
The Buckeyes wins over Michigan , Wisconsin , Oklahoma and Nebraska seem to outweigh the last second loss that the Buckeyes suffered at the hands of the Big Ten champion Penn State Nittany Lions. Penn State beat Michigan State to earn the Big Ten East Division's spot in Indianapolis against Wisconsin . The Buckeyes should not feel too comfortable this week.
Jackson took a kickoff back 97 yards for another score, hurdling a tackle attempt for Notre Dame's kicker on the way. Running back Ronald Jones also ran for 134 yards and one touchdown on 16 carries, putting him over 1,000 yards for the season.
With that being said, there isn't another Group of Five team within striking distance of WMU. We didn't lose a game. The Western Michigan University Broncos are now the Champions of the Mid-American Conference, and finish the season with a 13-0 record.
But they will have some acid tests back to back in the next two gameweeks as they will clash against the London rivals Tottenham Hotspur and Manchester City. No matches in Europe, an extremely talented manager, a mean defence and an attack capable of unlocking any team - Chelsea are looking more and more like the favourites for the title with every passing game in the Premier League.
The private bid committee seeking to bring the Olympics back to Southern California for a third time has released a new budget estimating it would spend $5.3 billion to stage the Games. "We believe because of this proximity, cost in terms of transportation, infrastructure and urban overlay is much smaller than would be necessary for a much larger city", he said.
That's the moment where it was my championship to lose. I'll race them. I'm here to race. "My wife, for example, every time I was home she understood that I needed to rest so I never did any nights, I never took care of my little daughter, I never did any hard things".
The fiery point guard recorded his eighth triple-double of the season in Monday's 112-103 win over the Knicks. It's now his third consecutive triple-double and brings his season averages high enough that he is averaging a triple-double for the entire season.
Love him or loathe him, or something in between, Tiger Woods moves the needle. "I'm going to be focused, I'm going to do what I can do and put the ball in the correct spots, give myself looks and try to bury these putts, post scores and get myself in that mix come Sunday afternoon.
Rosberg , 31, said he made the decision to quit the Monday after the race, telling his wife, Vivian, and manager Georg Nolte before informing Mercedes AMG Petronas team boss Toto Wolff. "I didn't know if I had the balls, and I took a bit of time". Rosbergs father, Keke, the 1982 F1 champion, said after watching his son in Abu Dhabi that the strain of fighting Hamilton was sapping him.
After his disingenuous exit from Texas Tech in 2012, Tuberville left to coach the Cincinnati Bearcats . Tuberville had a 85-40 record (52-30 SEC) at Auburn from 1999-2008. I am not done coaching and I look forward to my next challenge. They lost all three of their bowl games in blowouts under Tuberville. Football Scoop is reporting that Cincinnati football coach Tommy Tuberville is stepping down from his job.
Gareth Southgate discussed Wayne Rooney's future as England captain and admitted that others within the squad could lead. However, Southgate is adamant that he can convince Zaha to reverse his decision, seemingly as he has plans to use him in the future.
On Kaepernick's refusal to stand for "The Star-Spangled Banner", Snoop Dogg said that he now must make a more fundamental choice. "As far as I'm concerned, Colin Kaepernick is absolutely irrelevant", Smith said. He requested a trade last February after electing to have two surgeries following the season on his right thumb and left knee that prevented him from passing a physical in April, ensuring his $11.9-million base salary for this season would vest.
After months of anticipation, we have our four College Football Playoff teams. In the previous two College Football Playoffs, all eight participants entered the playoff with a conference title. No. 3 Clemson struggled against No. 23 Virginia Tech in a 42-35 win, and No. 4 Washington easily outpaced No. 8 Colorado 41-10. The 39-point loss to MI is too much for Penn State.
He said Bennell had silenced him during the years of abuse with threats of further violence and of undermining his prospective soccer career. The incident prompted one of his victims to suggest the disgraced coach had attempted suicide. Newcastle United, Blackpool and Leeds United said they had not yet been made aware of allegations but would cooperate fully if they received further information and Manchester City said it is reviewing Bennell's links with the club.