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The debut for Hughes: Canada rookie tied for lead at Players

The debut for Hughes: Canada rookie tied for lead at Players

Playing the par-4 1st hole - his 10th of the day - of the opening round of the Players Championship on Thursday, Spieth's approach shot found the green-side bunker. He made double bogey, shot 38 on his second nine and had to settle for a 70. Rickie Fowler won The Players in 2015 and has clearly taken a fancy to TPC Sawgrass.


San Antonio Spurs Star Kawhi Leonard Officially Questionable For Game 6

San Antonio Spurs Star Kawhi Leonard Officially Questionable For Game 6

While San Antonio played close to a ideal game, Houston came out flat and never recovered. But he insisted that he's fine and will be ready to go on Thursday. "He does a ton of things for us". "Game Five, at home, you just try to soak it up and play hard". Harden wasn't the only Rocket who seemed spent late on a night when Houston used just seven players.



Batshuayi's late victor delivers title for Chelsea

It's a remarkable turnaround for a club that finished 10th in the league last season in the worst-ever Premier League title defense."Consistently we have been the best team in the league", Chelsea defender Gary Cahill said. "He works with passion every day". "Didier [Drogba] when he came back as well, and listen Gaz [Cahill] has been on the pitch week-in week-out, so it's him allowing me to go with him".



De Gea won't play Europa League final, Mourinho confirms

The Spanish club finally got on the board five minutes before stoppage time when Argentine defender Facundo Roncaglia headed a Theo Bongonda cross into the far corner of the goal. "I'm serious. I think he made one mistake". There is also an added incentive for United as they will book their place in next season's Champions League if they defeat Ajax .


Concussed Crosby skates with Pens on off day

Concussed Crosby skates with Pens on off day

Crosby's injury still hangs over the series, even as the Penguins take a comfortable 3-1 lead to Washington this weekend. Crosby frequently skated while working back from his previous three concussions, and those instances came at various points of his recovery processes and didn't always indicate he was nearing a return.



Mourinho: Ajax have 12 days to prepare for the Europa League final

I have to play them by periods and I don't have another solution. I don't think the board feels like that. "It was so difficult, so hard for me this season, so if we manage to do that it will be unbelievable". "We work very hard". I know what I had to do. "I accept that you say that". Manchester United will have the chance to add the Europa League to their bulging trophy cabinet after edging through a frantic, tempestuous semi-final against Celta Vigo .