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What Billy Horschel said after winning the Byron Nelson

From 121 yards out in the 18th fairway, he struck his second shot perfectly, spun it back toward the hole and hit the lip of the cup, almost holing out for an unbelievable eagle that would have earned him a spot in the playoff as well. The surprise victory was Horschel's fourth career PGA Tour title, and the first since 2014. Spieth also missed the cut last week in The Players Championship.



Tharanga banned for Sri Lanka's slow over rate

Sri Lanka had lost five ODIs to South Africa already this year, but had hoped that months later, playing for a different trophy, they could apply the lessons learned during that walloping. The return of veteran pacer Lasith Malinga , whose unorthodox, slingshot action makes him one of the most hard bowlers to face in world cricket, seems to be the only boost for the Sri Lankans.


Durant gets chance to follow LeBron's path to National Basketball Association title

Durant gets chance to follow LeBron's path to National Basketball Association title

That's partly based on a 73-win Dubs team adding a former league MVP in Kevin Durant . Kevin Durant drove through the lane untouched for dazzling dunks. Cleveland snatched the title from the grasp of the Warriors 93-89 a year ago in Oakland in an epic game seven. For Game 1 on Thursday , the Warriors are listed as seven-point favorites over the Cavaliers with a 225.5 point total.



Murray Enters Pre-Quarters After Del Potro Misses A Great Opportunity

Play has been suspended for the day at the French Open because of rain. "Then he forced me to play backhand first, and then he sliced me". World No. Del Potro's spirit was broken, and the vocal Paris crowd were quelled. "He is one of the smartest guys on the circuit". Halep defeated Russian 26th seed Daria Kasatkina 6-0, 7-5 in the third round in an hour and 18 minutes.



Gianluigi Buffon can not explain Juve's second half Champions League final slump

A thrilling first half saw Ronaldo put Madrid ahead, becoming the first player to score in three different Champions League finals in the process. Cristiano Ronaldo said he had no intention of slowing down after spearheading a 4-1 victory over Juventus that made Real Madrid the first team to retain the UEFA Champions League .



Valverde named new Barcelona boss

Barcelona have appointed Ernesto Valverde as their head coach on a two-year deal, with an option for a third. Luis Enrique announced in March that he would leave Barcelona after the season, ending a three-year stint. Valverde, 55, previously sported the Barcelona shirt between 1888-1990, during which he won the Copa del Rey and UEFA Cup Winners' Cup under manager Johan Cruyff.