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Brooks Koepka wins US Open title

Harman had been tied with Koepka after his birdie putt on the third did a full circuit of the hole before dropping in, but found heavy rough off the tee on the 12th to make only his third bogey of the week. Play the same, too. He said he would rather be out on the course fighting for the title. Spieth used that as motivation and opened with a birdie on No.



Favourites Portugal, Mexico meet early in Confederations Cup

Portugal , the defending European champions, play Mexico on Sunday in their Group A opener in the eight-nation competition that serves as a warm-up for next year's World Cup in Russian Federation. "The draw is a fair result without doubt", said Portugal coach Fernando Santos , whose side wore black armbands in honour of the victims of a deadly forest fire back home.


Koepka wins first major championship at US Open

Koepka wins first major championship at US Open

And I felt confident all week. "Now I think he's got a lot of confidence". "I'm looking forward to my shot at it". The Japanese finished in fine style to secure second place , getting up and down for birdie with a chip from the rough next to the 18th green.


Canadien teen wins LPGA Meijer Classic

Canadien teen wins LPGA Meijer Classic

Moments later, Henderson saved par on 18 from just over three feet that all but clinched the victory. "I figured I was up there somewhat, but it didn't really change the way I played". "The wind just started blowing and it was just interesting". "It's cool to be able to make those putts under pressure", Henderson told Golf channel after sinking a three-foot par putt at the last to finish at 17-under 263.



Kane equaliser a "huge moment" for young England team: Southgate

After March's last-gasp 1-0 win over Slovenia, this was another display from Scotland to nourish hope of a first major tournament appearance since the 1998 World Cup . "We've got to maintain the squad environment that people feel involved". Southgate, who reserved judgement on Joe Hart's attempts to save the free-kicks, said: "We deserved to be ahead and then there was a mad minute and a half".



Pakistan thrash India in cricket Champions Trophy victory

Pakistan have been starved of global cricket in their own country since an attack on the Sri Lanka team bus in 2009, forcing them to play their "home" series at neutral venues . The Pakistan openers capitalized on the lucky break by attacking Bumrah but Bhuvaneshwar Kumar held his own at the other end. The fourth, fifth and sixth overs were milked for 29 runs, after the first three had produced only eight.