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Bridgestone Invitational: Jimmy Walker grabs second-round lead

Bridgestone Invitational: Jimmy Walker grabs second-round lead

Walker, who dealt with symptoms from Lyme Disease earlier this year, made it around hard Firestone Country Club (South) with six birdies and a bogey. It says a lot about the nature of golf that on a day where so numerous game's biggest stars were on display, a 29-year-old journeyman with one career PGA Tour win provided the shot of the day.


Arsenal and Monaco 'continue talks over £50m Thomas Lemar'

Arsenal and Monaco 'continue talks over £50m Thomas Lemar'

The Ligue 1 champions have already sold Bernardo Silva, Benjamin Mendy and Tiemoue Bakayoko, while Kylian Mbappe has also been linked with an exit. But The Sun claims the fear of him leaving for nothing in 12 months' time - plus the chance to land Thomas Lemar - could see Wenger's stance weaken.


Anderson drives out top seed Thiem

Anderson drives out top seed Thiem

The match lasted 121 minutes. Thiem has three titles this season, two on clay, and he reached the semifinals at the French Open. In other women's matches, top-seeded Simona Halep came back from losing the first set to beat Mariana Duque-Marino 3-6, 6-4, 6-2, and Andrea Petkovic beat Eugenie Bouchard 6-2, 4-6, 6-0.



Conte rules out Hazard to Barcelona as Neymar replacement

Bakayoko's absence is likely to mean that Cesc Fabregas, who had an average pass accuracy of 85% in the Premier League last season , could be in line to start against his former club Arsenal. While Costa's lack of discipline on and off the pitch was frustrating for both Conte and Mourinho, he was central to Chelsea's title victories in 2015 and 2017 and scored 52 goals in 89 league appearances in his three years in London .


Borthwick-Jackson set for Leeds

Borthwick-Jackson set for Leeds

It remains to be seen whether a deal between Leeds and Ziegler can be finalised but one thing we do know is he will not be in place when the Whites begin their Championship campaign at Bolton this weekend. The move to Leeds, a club that is pushing for a play-off spot if not for automatic promotion, does give Borthwick-Jackson a chance to show his ability.


Manchester United pour cold water on Serge Aurier transfer

Manchester United pour cold water on Serge Aurier transfer

The Ivory Coast worldwide has been a regular for the French giants since his arrival at Parc des Princes , but over the course of last season, he was forced to share game time with Belgian global Thomas Meunier. Last October, Aurier was denied entry to the United Kingdom after being found guilty of assaulting a police officer outside a nightclub in Paris in September.