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Yang, Hataoka share early lead in Shanghai

[ad_1] SHANGHAI (AP) — Amy Yang and Nasa Hataoka shared the lead on 5-under 67 after the first round of the Buick LPGA Shanghai on Thursday. Both players had six birdies and a bogey for a one-stroke lead. “I’m happy how I played today,” Yang said. “My swing felt very stable … lot of solid shots out there and making some good putts, so it’s been a good round.” Americans
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Boxing’s best can sometimes lead to its worst like in the case of Patrick Day

[ad_1] At its best, boxing is the most exhilarating sport in the world. There is nothing, and I mean nothing, as great as a big fight night, especially when the bout delivers the kind of excitement and drama we hope for.And then there are those awful nights, rare as they are, when things go so terribly wrong and a fighter suffers a serious or fatal injury from a fight, because
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Barron, Austin tied for lead on Champions Tour

[ad_1] CARY, N.C. (AP) — Woody Austin birdied his last two holes Saturday for another 5-under 67 that moved him into a share of the lead with Doug Barron going into the final round of the SAS Championship on the PGA Tour Champions. Barron, who seemingly took control with an eagle on the 571-yard 12th hole at Prestonwood Country Club, played the last six holes in 1 over for a
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Fitzpatrick finish sees him keep Italian Open lead

[ad_1] ROME (AP) — A blistering finish from five-time European Tour winner Matthew Fitzpatrick saw him maintain his one-stroke lead heading into the final round of the Italian Open. English golfer Fitzpatrick birdied four of the last six holes on Saturday to move to 13 under overall with a 3-under 68 in the third round, and hold off the challenges of rookies Kurt Kitayama and Robert MacIntyre. “To put myself
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Fast Fitzpatrick finish sees him keep Italian Open lead

[ad_1] ROME (AP) — A blistering finish from five-time European Tour winner Matthew Fitzpatrick saw him maintain his one-stroke lead heading into the final round of the Italian Open. English golfer Fitzpatrick birdied four of the last six holes on Saturday to move to 13 under par with a third-round 68, and hold off the challenges of rookies Kurt Kitayama and Robert MacIntyre. American Kitayama is second at 12 under
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Cook, Gooch share lead after first round of Houston Open

[ad_1] HUMBLE, Texas (AP) — Austin Cook and Talor Gooch shot 8-under-par 64s Thursday to take the lead after the first round of the Houston Open. Cook, who tied for 11th as a Monday qualifier in 2015 when the tournament was played the week before the Masters — its calendar slot until 2018 — shot a career-best 29 on the front side. The 28-year-old golfer from Arkansas returned to the
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Liverpool lead the Premier League. What must the “Big Six” do to catch them?

[ad_1] Jurgen Klopp and Liverpool are setting a relentless early pace in the Premier League. Simon Stacpoole/Offside/Offside via Getty ImagesEight games into the 2019-20 Premier League season, Liverpool have made a record start by winning all eight fixtures so far to sit eight points clear of the chasing pack heading into the international break. For Jurgen Klopp's team, the season could not have gone any better, and Liverpool are now overwhelming
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MLB Playoffs Daily — Which NL teams will take the lead on Senior Circuit Sunday?

[ad_1] After the American League Division Series owned Saturday -- and saw both series move a step closer to sweeps with the Astros and Yankees each leading 2-0 -- Sunday belongs to the National League. Both series are tied at a game apiece, and both the Dodgers-Nationals and Braves-Cardinals matchups have featured plenty of drama.What's on tapSunday's schedule4:10 p.m. ET: Braves-Cardinals Game 37:45 p.m. ET: Dodgers-Nationals Game 3The most important