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Lions aim to build world's best rugby pack

The visitors delivered an unconvincing win against the semi-professional Provincial Barbarians in their opening game and on Wednesday lost to the Blues, New Zealand's worst-performing Super Rugby side this season. "We've got to go in the right direction and make sure we learn, get better, improve, and get on the path to where we want to go to". In that short cameo Farrell appeared to be more polished than Ireland's Jonathan Sexton and Wales' Dan Biggar who have started in the first two ...



Big swing for Daniel Summerhays at Memorial

Fowler started the tournament with a triple bogey on his second hole and he was 3 over through four holes when he turned it around Thursday for a 70. It paid off when he made a 30-foot par putt on the final hole that wrapped up his victory in the Memorial.



'We're Man Utd, we attract the best' - Jones welcomes Lindelof signing

Lindelof , 22, will be expected to line up in United's back four alongside Eric Bailly , the Ivorian signed in the summer of 2016. "I know that our fantastic group of players will welcome him as one of us". I see myself as a central defender, and I feel most comfortable there'. "I think I'm quite good with the ball and at reading the game, and I give my players in front of me quite a calmness knowing I'm back there trying to protect them as well as I can.".



Murray Downs Nishikori to set up Wawrinka Showdown

But Nishikori famously dumped the 2012 U.S. Open champion out in NY past year after rallying from two sets to one down. "I think he's been pointing towards the French for quite a while and he's acting like the player that we look at and go 'that guy's ranked number one in the world right now'".



Soccer fans pay tribute to attacks victims

Ousmane Dembele scored the victor as 10-man France beat England 3-2 in an entertaining friendly on Tuesday. ยท England conceded three goals in an worldwide for the first time since November 2012 (4-2 defeat by Sweden). Five minutes later, Olivier Giroud had the ball in the back of the England net after a sensational volley, but the goal was correctly ruled out for offside.



Mayweather coming back to fight UFC star McGregor Aug. 26

The clash of the titans pits two outspoken champions in a boxing match to be held at either the MGM Grand Garden or T-Mobile Arena in Sin City. Given that Mayweather owns an incredible pro boxing record of 49-0, while McGregor has never competed as a boxer, it's easy to understand why Mayweather has opened as such a stark betting underdog (he is sitting at +700 to Mayweather's -1100, according to 5dimes).