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Henrik Stenson's British Open win means his caddie has to quit smoking

They traded birdies at No. 10, but Stenson fell into a tie when he bogeyed 11 with a three-putt. It turned into the most entertaining final round I've ever watched. All of that after overcoming a bogey on the first hole of the day. It was the second time that Mickelson posted the lowest score in any major, only for someone else to go lower.



Pogba tells Juve he wants to 'leave for Man United'

In case United shell out the big amount, Juventus would get 100 million euros ($110 million) while Pogba and his agent would lay their hands on the rest 25 million euros ($27.5 million). This already proved too much for Real Madrid, a team Pogba expressed a preference over Man United for, and it seems only Man United is still in the running if it is willing to cough up the money.


Kashmir: Curfew, shutdown continue for 13th day in the Valley

Kashmir: Curfew, shutdown continue for 13th day in the Valley

For the current unrest, the Congress leader blamed a number of reasons including BJP's participation in government with PDP in the state, provocative statements made by some leaders of BJP and RSS besides Pakistan, "whose existence is the root cause of all problems".



Chris Froome extends lead on Tour de France

Stage 13 only went ahead after emergency talks between race organisers and local police in the aftermath of the Nice atrocity, and Tour director Christian Prudhomme said: "We asked questions of ourselves but we think, in agreement with state authorities, that the race should continue".



Zika outbreak: possible local transmission in Florida investigated

The patient does not appear to have traveled to a region with an outbreak of the virus. But the Zika Virus raises more questions than it does answers. Perea said the "most important outcome of this disease" is the risk of severe brain abnormalities, such as microcephaly, in newborn babies. A Zika infection is riskier for pregnant women because the virus can cause severe birth defects in fetuses and infants.



Dumoulin wins Stage 13 amid Nice attack tributes

The time trial took place in a subdued atmosphere with a heavy police presence following the terrorist attack in Nice on Thursday night. Froome earlier posted a picture of the blue, white and red French flag on Twitter and wrote: "Thoughts are with those affected by the horrific terror attack in Nice ".