He succeeded as US Open champion his good friend Dustin Johnson, who missed the cut at Erin Hills but gave him a pep talk on the phone after Saturday's third round. He tied with Japanese world number four Hideki Matsuyama who shot a superb six-under-par 66. His round of 66 was over almost 90 minutes before Koepka strolled to the 18th green, with the tournament all but wrapped up.
Portugal players stretch during an official training session at the Rubin Training Ground in Kazan, Russia, on Friday, June 16, 2017. Portugal , the defending European champions, play Mexico on Sunday in their Group A opener in the eight-nation competition that serves as a warm-up for next year's World Cup in Russian Federation.
Henderson, who led after the first two rounds, was simply solid in a final round that did not include a bogey. And the victory also couldn't be better timed: the LPGA circuit now enters its "major season" starting with the Women's PGA Championship next week, where Henderson will defend her title at Olympia Fields near Chicago beginning June 30.
Southgate refused to blame his side for conceding the second late free-kick from which Scotland scored, and is happy group leaders England still have qualification for Russian Federation in their own hands - although Slovakia will close with two points by beating Lithuania, while Slovenia are three points back.
Left-arm fast bowler Amir , whose career was nearly ended on the other side of London's River Thames by a ban and jail term he received for his part in a spot-fixing scam during a 2010 Test against England at Lord's, was superb. After finding his feet, the left-handed opener went on to punish India with a series of attractive, if unorthodox, strokes. India continued to lose wickets at the regular intervals.
Jasprit Bumrah struck a first blow for India in the 4th over when he had southpaw opener Fakhar Zaman caught behind but the batsman was recalled after replays showed that Bumrah had overstepped the line. The outstanding Fakhar only made his one-day worldwide debut in the win over South Africa last week, but the 27-year-old had already made up for lost time with half-centuries against Sri Lanka and England.
The RiverDogs blasted the former Heisman Trophy victor during his visit to "The Joe" almost every chance they got. He had a five-game hitting streak - the longest of his career - and helped the Fireflies finish second in the Southern Division of the South Atlantic League.
Revelation and redemption helped Pakistan turn world cricket's order upside down as Fakhar Zaman's maiden one-day worldwide century and Mohammad Amir's brilliant new-ball spell underpinned a landslide 180-run win over India in the Champions Trophy final.
The British and Irish Lions built confidence a week out from the first rugby test against New Zealand when they ground their way to a highly efficient 32-10 win over the New Zealand Maori at Rotorua on Saturday. Peter O'Mahony, who captained the side against the Maori All Blacks , did his chances no harm with an excellent performance in the back row alongside Toby Faletau and Sean O'Brien, meaning tour captain Sam Warburton can no longer be regarded as an automatic starter in ...
Ronoldo is now with the Portugal national team at this summer's FIFA Confederations Cup in Russian Federation. With Cristiano Ronaldo continuing to be linked with an exit from Real Madrid , he will reportedly cost any interested party £131m this summer.
The classic in-swinger accounted for Rohit Sharma , who was lbw to Amir's third ball. Pakistan , made to bat first for the first time in the tournament, racked up a final-record innings of 338/4, founded on a 128-run opening stand between Fakhar Zaman , who earned his maiden one-day global century with 114, and Azhar Ali , whom Fakhar ran out on 59.
I asked to check and then running behind the safety vehicle with the damage, it was so slow that you couldn't really feel it". "It's great and I'm over the moon". "I don't think in the five years at this team, they have pulled together so well, really work towards the same cause, and to understand the auto". "At the time while doing the lap I had no comprehension that I was going for my 65th".
Andre Iguodala said recently Curry sets the tone. From coach Steve Kerr to Curry, the Warriors have been outspoken critics of President Donald Trump . The parade starts at 10 a.m.at Broadway and 11th Street in downtown. In the meantime, it appears LeBron James and Draymond Green are going to do their best to keep the pot bubbling.
Johnson's advice was simple: Stay patient, stick to your game and "you will win the thing", Koepka said. Koepka's 16 under matched the tournament scoring record set by Rory McIlroy at Congressional in 2011, and the 27-year-old admitted afterwards that the course suited his big-hitting style down to the ground.
The eighth-round knockout cemented Ward as one of boxing's pound-for-pound best and defended his WBO, IBF and WBA belts. Ward , a 33-year-old native of Oakland California , began to wear Kovalev down in Round 5 with shots to the body.
Penguins center Nick Bonino is not on the ice for warmups prior to Game 5 of the Stanley Cup Final against the Predators and is and out again. "It's time", Malkin said. That marks a dramatic turnaround from Rinne's shaky start to this series, when the Finnish star posted a pair of losses in Pittsburgh, allowing eight total goals on 36 shots to remain winless in five career appearances at PPG Paints Arena .
The European champion opens its Group A program on Sunday against Mexico in Kazan . "We don't get a lot of opportunities to play against top teams, so this has been an unbelievable experience for us, and we're going to learn a lot from this game".
They were eventually dismissed for 158, with 19.3 overs to spare. Mohammad Amir (3-16), who sat out the semi-final win over England with a back spasm, then dismissed Virat Kohli for five as India's top order folded to 54-5. In-form Shikhar Dhawan , who was the top scorer in the tournament with 317 runs, also fell to Amir at 21 when he was caught behind in the 9th over.
The Portuguese global has told reporters that the Spanish Tax system has treaded him unfairly, ultimately causing his decision to leave Real Madrid . On Thursday Ronaldo, who signed a new five-year contract in November, posted a picture with his fingers to his lips on Instagram with the caption: "Sometimes the best answer it's to be quiet".
I said we were not the favourites, but that we were candidates to win it. "We could have killed off the match but it didn't happen". Host Russia tops the group with three points after defeating New Zealand 2-0 in the opening match of the FIFA Confederations Cup on Saturday.
Bogaerts now has four home runs this season - by this time a year ago he had nine - but even without going deep almost as often, his OPS is better still than it was last season when he won his second straight Silver Slugger at a deep shortstop position.
Have you read Trendiee Today? Russian Federation were denied a penalty after 14 minutes when New Zealand goalkeeper Stefan Marinovic appeared to bring down forward Dmitry Poloz. There's heavy pressure on Russian Federation to perform at the Confederations Cup, and with a slew of dignitaries in attendance on Saturday, the home team delivered.
The Warriors won in 2015 before the Cavs made their historic comeback a year ago. "And I know he wants to be here and we want him here". Curry , 29, said in January that Golden State is "a ideal place to play" and "there's really no reason that I can see right now that would draw me elsewhere".
Ronaldo has scored 18 goals in his last 11 matches, including two in Portugal's 3-0 win at Latvia in a European World Cup qualifier last week, the team's last match before the Confederations Cup opener against Mexico . Portugal had a first-half goal by Nani disallowed after a video review, when the game was still scoreless. Portugal , which made it to the tournament after beating host France in the Euro 2016 final, is in Group A along with Russia , New Zealand and Mexico .
The Warriors lit it up from long range in the first quarter, making 9-of-14 3-pointers to set a new NBA Finals record for threes in a period. Cleveland led by six with three minutes left before Golden State closed on an 11-0 run. It would take an even more unlikely comeback for the Cavaliers to prevent the Warriors from winning the 2017 NBA Finals and Durant might take less than the max in the offseason to keep the core together.
It said that Ronaldo was "deeply disenchanted" with the allegations against him.Spanish prosecutors have filed a lawsuit against the player accusing him of defrauding tax authorities of €14.7 million by hiding his image rights income between 2011 and 2014.
According to A Bola , the four-time Ballon d'Or victor will quit Spain in outrage at the country's tax authorities and dismayed by Real's subsequent response. Despite the constant reports that Cristiano Ronaldo is leaving Real Madrid , it remains very hard to believe this particular transfer rumour. The captain urged Ronaldo to stay, insisting he wouldn't find a better club capable of winning major titles.
Peter Burling, helmsman for Emirates Team New Zealand, left, and teammate skipper Glenn Ashby react after winning the second race against Oracle Team USA during America's Cup match sailing competition Saturday, June 17, 2017, in the Great Sound of Bermuda.
His 16-under par total ties the all-time U.S. Open record, set by Rory McIlroy in 2011. There would be another first-time major champion at the U.S. He won the next day to graduate to the European Tour. "And the more patient that I can become, the more times I'll put myself in this situation", Koepka said.
Larson, who started on the pole Sunday, claimed control of the race during a restart with five laps left and was able to hold off Chase Elliott for the victory. Clint Bowyer was third, followed by Kyle Busch , Denny Hamlin and Ryan Blaney , last week's victor. "I know I led a lot of laps". Kyle Busch has the second most stages won this year with four.
Mexico weren't safe yet as Portugal continued to press, Barcelona midfielder Andre Gomes striking the ball back across the box, his effort dropping into the corner. That appeared to be the winning goal for Portugal , but Mexico weren't done. So we have to stay calm and think about the next game. "But our players aren't machines".
Koepka's 16-under-par total equalled the record for the lowest winning under par total at a US Open set by Rory McIlroy at the 2011 championship. "I just felt like I should be winning more". Jordan Spieth produced a strong finish at the US Open, but he had left himself too far back to challenge after struggling on the greens.
It could be veteran Lee Stempniak , the well-traveled forward. Due to the roster freeze, teams can agree with the Golden Knights in principle on deals for now. Francis may favor giving up some picks to allow a Jay McClement , Joakim Nordstrom , Cam Ward , or Eddie Lack to leave instead. Good question. The Canes could have Darling and Ward as their two goalies next season - their version of the Penguins' Matt Murray and Marc Andre-Fleury this year, if you will.
At the same time, I have a responsibility to the game itself, towards others. But Murray , now just two games away from his third different Grand Slam trophy, battled back in his typical, gritty fashion - winning five games in a row to take the second set and level up the match.
Jimmy Butler speculation has buzzed anew since news broke Friday that the Celtics and 76ers are poised to swap the first and third picks in Thursday's National Basketball Association draft, with the Celtics adding another future first-round pick to their already deep vault of assets.