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All the reasons why the FedEx Cup means so much this weekend

[ad_1] MEDINAH, Ill -- For a majority of the field at the BMW Championship, only 36 holes remain in their 2018-19 season. This is the second of three FedEx Cup Playoff events, with only 30 players advancing to next week's Tour Championship in Atlanta. Here are a few of the storylines this weekend at Medinah Country Club:Tiger and the Tour ChampionshipTiger Woods doesn't project to finish in the top 30
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All the reasons why this weekend at the FedEx Cup means so much

[ad_1] MEDINAH, Ill -- For a majority of the field at the BMW Championship, only 36 holes remain in their 2018-19 season. This is the second of three FedEx Cup Playoff events, with just 30 players advancing to next week's Tour Championship in Atlanta. Here are a few of the storylines this weekend at Medinah Country Club:Tiger and the Tour ChampionshipBrian Spurlock-USA TODAY SportsIt would be a shame if Tiger
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Super Cup win gives Liverpool a sense of how difficult it will be to eclipse last season’s success

[ad_1] ISTANBUL -- It was 17 minutes before 1 a.m. when goalkeeper Adrian saved Tammy Abraham's penalty to win the UEFA Super Cup for Liverpool. It was half an hour later by the time captain Jordan Henderson and his teammates had paraded the club's second European trophy in the space of three months around the pitch.This was football's version of "A Hard Day's Night" for both Liverpool and runners-up Chelsea.Winning
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Mane decisive in 8/10 showing as Liverpool lift UEFA Super Cup

[ad_1] Liverpool's affinity with lifting European silverware after penalties in Istanbul continued on Wednesday as they were crowned UEFA Super Cup champions, beating Chelsea 5-4 on penalties at Vodafone Park.PositivesThe Reds fought back in the second half after a dismal opening 45 minutes, and after equalising, caused Chelsea issues for a 10-minute period. They took the lead and were unlucky to see a penalty given against them. Roberto Firmino enjoyed
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UEFA Super Cup can serve as next step in Liverpool’s untraditional route to Premier League glory

[ad_1] ISTANBUL -- Liverpool can win their sixth European trophy this century when they face Chelsea in the UEFA Super Cup in Turkey on Wednesday, but another continental cup will only draw attention to the ongoing wait to fill the glaring void in the Anfield trophy cabinet.European glory used to be the pinnacle, but for Liverpool it has become a stepping stone toward ending the long journey back to the
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Stephanie Frappart hopes her historic job at UEFA Super Cup will open door for more female referees

[ad_1] Stephanie Frappart will be the first female official to take charge of a major UEFA event as Liverpool battle Chelsea for the Super Cup in Turkey on Wednesday. Alex Caparros - UEFA/UEFA via Getty ImagesISTANBUL, Turkey -- Stephanie Frappart's trajectory to making history at the Super Cup final this Wednesday took shape as a football-obsessed 13-year-old in in Val d'Oise, a charming suburb in the north of Paris.Frappart found that
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Everything you need to know in a still-volatile FedEx Cup

[ad_1] MEDINAH, Ill. -- Patrick Reed's victory on Sunday at the Northern Trust highlighted a very real truth about the volatility of the FedEx Cup playoffs: A single victory is worth far more than any other win, including the major championships.Reed, 29, won for the first time since he captured the 2018 Masters. Languishing in 50th place in the FedEx Cup standings -- meaning his spot in next week's Tour
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U.S. planning bid to host 2027 Women’s World Cup

[ad_1] The United States is making plans to bid for the hosting rights to the 2027 Women's World Cup, U.S. Soccer Federation president Carlos Cordeiro indicated on Monday.Cordeiro was speaking on a conference call with reporters in which he announced that Kate Markgraf has been named GM of the U.S. women's national team while Earnie Stewart had been promoted from his GM position with the U.S. men to be the