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McEnroe: Williams would be ranked 'like 700' on men's tour

McEnroe: Williams would be ranked 'like 700' on men's tour

While calling her the greatest female tennis player ever, tennis legend John McEnroe argued Serena Williams would be overmatched were she to play in the men's game. "She could overcome some situations where players would choke because she's been in it so many times, so many situations at Wimbledon, The US Open, etc", he said.


Spieth wins Travelers golf in a playoff

Spieth wins Travelers golf in a playoff

Spieth's victory saw him join Tiger Woods as the only two players to have won 10 times on the PGA Tour before age 24. The playoff loss deprived 24-year-old Berger of a second victory in three starts, having won the St. In the playoff, Berger played first and drove into the left rough. He flung his club, skipped out of the sand and shared a celebratory chest bump with caddie Michael Greller, who tossed the bunker rake in the air.


Blaney wins 1st career NASCAR Cup race at Pocono Raceway

Blaney wins 1st career NASCAR Cup race at Pocono Raceway

The team has won at least one race in each of the last six decades, but none since Trevor Bayne took the Daytona 500 in 2011. "But there is a side of him that's kind of the opposite that I think he could probably show the fans more to give them an opportunity to get to know him".


Striker Costa hard to replace at Chelsea, says Lampard

Striker Costa hard to replace at Chelsea, says Lampard

Costa has said he would favour a return to former club Atletico Madrid but the Spanish side are unable to register new players until January 2018 due to a transfer ban by the Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS). The Belgium global revealed earlier this month he had reached "an agreement" with another Premier League side , but refused to name the club. And Lukaku is keen on a return to Stamford Bridge, having ruled out staying at Goodison Park.



Kunitz, Fleury left unprotected in National Hockey League expansion draft

Teams were required to expose a minimum of two forwards and one defensemen who were under contract for the 2017-18 season and had played a minimum of 40 games last season or 70 games in the past two seasons. The Golden Knights are going to end up with a bevy of draft picks, and the Thrashers provide a rough timeline for when that might show results. Sanford started his pro career last season.


Crystal Palace set to announce new manager

Crystal Palace set to announce new manager

De Boer led Ajax to four straight league titles during his time at the Dutch club from 2010-16 before joining Inter, where he lasted only 14 matches and 84 days. The London Evening Standard recently reported that Spurs have been watching Veltman ahead of a cut-price £8million raid this summer, meaning Palace will hope that De Boer's connection with the defender can help them win the race.