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Spieth in tie for lead at British Open as rivals trail

Spieth in tie for lead at British Open as rivals trail

The Northern Irishman, victor of the Claret Jug at nearby Royal Liverpool in 2014 and a four-time major victor, recovered from a perilous five over after just six holes at Royal Birkdale to stage an impressive four-birdie recovery after the turn to card a one-over 71.


10 players to watch in this week's Open Championship

10 players to watch in this week's Open Championship

This year's championship tees off on Thursday at Royal Birkdale in the town of Southport, north-west England, with Woods again absent. But I've just got to resolve myself to the fact that I've worked very, very hard and been disciplined over the weeks, that I'm doing the right things not only on the practise range, on the golf course , but in the gym and off the golf course , as well.



Conte hints that Chelsea are close to making another signing

But I must be honest, it was very tough for me and for my family. The Blues have already drafted in Willy Caballero, Antonio Rudiger, Tiemoue Bakayoko and Alvaro Morata , in what is shaping up to be a very successful summer transfer window.


McIlroy 'ecstatic' as Open revival continues

McIlroy 'ecstatic' as Open revival continues

I saw a lot of quality out there which was good. "I just wanted to continue with that good feeling from the last few holes (on Thursday) and went out with that positivity and trust in myself and just need to keep that for the next two days".


Chris Weidman Submits Kelvin Gastelum With Third Round Head And Arm Choke

Chris Weidman Submits Kelvin Gastelum With Third Round Head And Arm Choke

Gastelum, sticking to the outside, avoided Weidman's lead from kick. plodding forward, Weidman went up top with a high kick but couldn't find a home for his shin. With two rounds under their belt, Gastelum sprinted out of the gate with a hurricane of haymakers, Weidman, keeping his composure, survived the onslaught and planted a picture-perfect one-two combination to Gastelum's jaw.


Manchester City agree £51m deal

Manchester City agree £51m deal

While Walker will now solve the problem on the right side, Mendy will arrive to slot in on the left as L'Equipe report that a fee of €57.5m has been agreed with Monaco over his transfer. Mendy would be City's fifth signing of the summer. The French global was a pivotal part of his side's Ligue 1 title success last season, and it's claimed that it has taken four bids from City to finally land their man after seeing a €50m offer rejected on Thursday.