The top 3 miss US Open cut

The 24-year-old Thomas eagled the 18th hole, to cap off a 9-under 63 on Saturday to get him to -11 for the tournament, making it the lowest score in relation to par in U.S. So you can't really compare Erin Hills to the setup at Oakmont". "It's just golf. It's frustrating but I don't let it bother me". Thomas, who had two bogeys on Saturday, birdied Nos.

Russian Federation wins 2-0 in Confed Cup

Russian Federation wins 2-0 in Confed Cup

The FIFA Confederations Cup is viewed by experts as a rehearsal for the organizers, with only one year to go to the FIFA World Cup. There were concerns that this Iron Curtain-raiser would be met with apathy from an disenchanted public that had long abandoned any hopes of achieving something substantial either this summer or next.

Kentuckian Justin Thomas uses record round to grab US Open lead

The guy may not have major championship experience, but he does have big-time tournament experience, winning Abu Dhabi this year and finishing second at the WGC-Mexico. McIlroy meanwhile - who earlier in the week had advised players unable to hit the fairways to "pack their bags" - was left at five over par after a second-round 71.

Mo Brooks' name appeared on James Hodgkinson assassination hit list, report says

Mo Brooks' name appeared on James Hodgkinson assassination hit list, report says

James T. Hodgkinson , shot and wounded a Republican congressman and several others before being fatally wounded by police; Suzanne Hodgkinson said her husband went to Washington , D.C. "I don't want to answer these questions about his politics", she said. Duncan said he spoke with Hodgkinson briefly before the shooting, when the would-be assassin asked him in the parking lot if the players on the field were Republicans or Democrats.

Mohammad Amir declared fit for Champions Trophy final

Some teams start very confidently and then they fade off. Virat Kohli admitted the Indian team craves such big-match situations all the while insisting that Sunday's final against Pakistan is "just another game" for his team . "When you are calm and composed mentally you play your best". And that can only happen when you're able to connect with yourself first. I am very hopeful of their win especially after the way India have played in the tournament so far.

Justin Thomas sets single round record at US Open

Still, as soft and windless as the new course has been, no one did as historically well as Thomas did. Fifteen of the 18 holes had been cut within seven yards of the edge of the green and despite the 68-man field being separated by eight shots, only former Open champion Louis Oosthuizen had been able to move into the top 15 after nearly four hours' play.