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Jennifer Kupcho celebrates finishing with a birdie to take the inaugural Augusta National Women’s Amateur championship. Brian Snyder-Reuters

Jennifer Kupcho makes history as first woman to win at Augusta

Jennifer Kupcho of the United States hits her shot on No. 3 during Round 2 of the Augusta National Women’s Amateur, Thursday, April 4, 2019.
Tiger Woods won a dramatic morning showdown with Rory McIlroy only to be upset by Denmark’s Lucas Bjerregaard in Saturday’s quarter-finals of the WGC Match Play Championship.

Tiger Woods loses to Lucas Bjerregaard in WGC Match Play quarter-final

Tiger Woods won a dramatic morning showdown with Rory McIlroy only to be upset by Denmark’s Lucas Bjerregaard in Saturday’s quarter-finals of the WGC Match Play Championship.
Khabib Nurmagomedov of Russia (R) and Conor McGregor of Ireland (L) start their UFC lightweight championship bout during the UFC 229 event inside T-Mobile Arena on October 6, 2018 in Las Vegas, Nevada. Harry How/Getty Images/AFP Harry How / GETTY IMAGES NORTH AMERICA / AFP

Khabib Nurmagomedov beats Conor McGregor as brawl mars UFC bout

Khabib Nurmagomedov thwarted Conor McGregor's bid to regain the UFC lightweight crown Saturday with a dominant submission victory in a grudge match marred by a post-fight brawl.
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Golf: Ryder Cup begins with all eyes on Tiger Woods

Tiger Woods teed off in an electric atmosphere at his first Ryder Cup since 2012 on Friday as defending champions United States launched their quest for a first win on European soil in 25 years.
Patrick Reed . Tiger Woods

Tiger Woods partners Patrick Reed on Ryder Cup return

Tiger Woods will partner Patrick Reed on his Ryder Cup return for the United States on Friday, facing Europe’s Francesco Molinari and Tommy Fleetwood in the fourballs.
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.
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.
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.
Gary Player

Gary Player: Golf will never be drug-free

Golf will never be completely drug-free according to retired South African golfer, Gary Player, who has also questioned why it took so long for the British Open to implement blood testing as part of its anti-doping regulations.

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.

Rory McIlroy suggests limiting alcohol sales to ease hecklers

Rory McIlroy has called for a limit on alcohol sales at US PGA Tour events to ease the effect of a growing number of hecklers at tournaments.

China’s Li Haotong edges Rory McIlroy for Dubai golf title

China’s Li Haotong secured the biggest title of his young career on Sunday, a blistering finish helping him see off the challenge of Rory McIlroy to win the $3 million Dubai Desert Classic.

Boxing turned my life around – Anthony Joshua

Anthony Joshua believes boxing helped turn his life around as he prepares for his crunch clash with Joseph Parker, according to The Mirror.

Manchester United named most valuable football team ahead of Real Madrid, Barcelona

Forbes has named Manchester United as the most valuable team brand in the world.

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