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The 119th US Open at Pebble Beach has the makings of a classic as Tiger Woods returns to the scene of a signature triumph to take on a new generation of stars led by two-time defending champion Brooks Koepka.

Tiger Woods, Brooks Koepka ready for classic US Open test

The 119th US Open at Pebble Beach has the makings of a classic as Tiger Woods returns to the scene of a signature triumph to take on a new generation of stars led by two-time defending champion Brooks Koepka.

Tiger Woods sued over death of drunk bartender

Tiger Woods has been sued by parents of a bartender at his Florida restaurant who died in a drink driving accident after allegedly being over-served alcohol.
Tiger Woods captured his fifth Masters title and his 15th major tournament on Sunday. Doug Mills-The New York Times

Andrew Odoh: Tiger Woods’ comeback great lesson

Andrew Odoh, the number one Nigerian golfer, says Tiger Woods’s comeback teaches that the power to succeed lies within.

The people’s revolt in Algeria and Sudan

Young people are leading a people’s revolution in Algeria and Sudan, both developments remind us forcefully of the wages of mis-governance, the power of the people to seize control of their own destiny, and the role that the youth can play in a country’s development process.
Tiger Woods

Koepka rises to number two, Woods 26th in world rankings

American Brooks Koepka has climbed to number two in the world rankings after winning his second major of the year at the PGA Championship on Sunday.
ST LOUIS, MO - AUGUST 12- Tiger Woods of the United States plays a shot on the 17th hole during the final round of the 2018 PGA Championship at Bellerive Country Club on August 12, 2018 in St Louis, Missouri. Stuart Franklin-Getty Images-AFP

Tiger Woods makes Ryder Cup case but Rickie Fowler, Webb Simpson make US team

Tiger Woods didn't get the victory he needed to qualify for the US Ryder Cup team on points on Sunday at the 100th PGA Championship.
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Brooks Koepka holds off inspired Tiger Woods to win PGA Championship

Brooks Koepka fought off an inspired challenge from Tiger Woods to win the PGA Championship on Sunday, giving the big-hitting American his second major title this season.
ST LOUIS, MO - AUGUST 11- Tiger Woods and Webb Simpson of the United States look on during the third round of the 2018 PGA Championship at Bellerive Country Club on August 11, 2018 in St Louis, Missouri. Jamie Squire-Getty Images-AFP

Tiger Woods’ mind on PGA shootout birdies, not 15th major win

Tiger Woods wouldn't even contemplate how it would feel to win his 15th major title, his first in more than a decade, after leaping into contention at the PGA Championship.
ST LOUIS, MO - AUGUST 08- Tiger Woods of the United States plays a shot during a practice round prior to the 2018 PGA Championship at Bellerive Country Club on August 8, 2018 in St Louis, Missouri. Sam Greenwood-Getty Images-AFP

Tiger still excites rivals as 100th PGA showdown looms

Ten years after his last major victory and five years since his last triumph, Tiger Woods is back on the prowl and a new generation of rivals couldn't be more thrilled.
Cristiano Ronaldo

Cristiano Ronaldo’s Juventus debut to be streamed live on Facebook

Cristiano Ronaldo's debut for Juventus is among a series of games from Serie A and Spain's La Liga to be broadcast for free on Facebook in the UK and Ireland this season.
AKRON, OH - AUGUST 02: Tiger Woods reacts after making birdie on the 18th green during World Golf Championships-Bridgestone Invitational - Round One at Firestone Country Club South Course on August 2, 2018 in Akron, Ohio. Sam Greenwood/Getty Images/AFP

Tiger Woods feeling ready to win again as PGA Championship looms

Tiger Woods says he has improved enough after spinal fusion surgery to snap a five-year win drought just ahead of the season's final major tournament, the 100th PGA Championship.
Francesco Molinari

Francesco Molinari wins British Open after holding off Tiger Woods, others

Francesco Molinari has become the first Italian to win a major, holding off a pack of star names to claim The British Open Championship at Carnoustie.

Pep Guardiola: Unai Emery’s career ‘speaks for itself’

Manchester City manager Pep Guardiola says the Premier League has another "top manager" as Unai Emery takes charge at Arsenal.

Miracle man Tiger Woods seeks Masters magic

Tiger Woods teed off at Augusta National for the first time in three years on Thursday, setting off in search of his 15th major title in a Masters that promises to be a classic.

Thomas wins maiden major at US PGA

Justin Thomas won his first major with a thrilling two-shot victory at the US PGA Championship at Quail Hollow.

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Confederation cup campaigners Rangers international on Saturday in Libreville got a consolation goal that will no doubt be a plus ahead of the return leg tie against AS Pelican of Gabon.

CafCC: Rangers optimistic of qualification despite Libreville defeat

Nigeria’s representatives in the CAF Confederation Cup, Rangers International F.C are full of optimism of qualifying for the next round of the competition despite suffering a 2-1 loss to debutants, A.S Pelican in a first-leg, first round tie in Libreville.

30 kidnap victims including 12 children freed in Katsina

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Ex-AGF: Why former President Jonathan refused to sack 3 Northern governors over Boko Haram

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Britain’s Tyson Fury overcame an early cut over his right eye to win a majority decision against his gutsy Swedish opponent Otto Wallin in Las Vegas on Saturday.

Tyson Fury survives severe cut to outpoint Sweden’s Wallin

Undefeated British heavyweight Tyson Fury shook off a left hook to the temple that left him bloodied and bruised before battling to a unanimous points win over Sweden’s Otto Wallin Saturday.

Ex-foreign affairs minister wants Nigeria to sue South Africa over xenophobic attacks

Former Nigerian minister of foreign affairs Professor Bolaji Akinyemi Sunday called on the Nigerian Government to drag South Africa to the International Criminal Court of Justice for the xenophobic attacks that claimed the lives of Nigerians.