Golf: Woods drawn alongside Matsuyama and Knox at British Open

(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); CARNOUSTIE, Scotland (Reuters) – Tiger Woods, back at the British Open this week for the first time since 2015, will begin his campaign in Thursday’s opening round at Carnoustie in a three-ball with Japan’s Hideki Matsuyama and Russell Knox of Scotland. Golf – The More...

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Soaked but smiling, Croatian president wins admirers at World Cup final

ZAGREB (Reuters) – Croatian President Kolinda Grabar Kitarovic has won many admirers for own performance at the World Cup final in Moscow, where she stood in driving rain at the closing ceremony, smiled and More...

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Back to harsh reality for Croatia after stellar World Cup run

MOSCOW (Reuters) – It was a dream run that came agonizingly close to being crowned with a World Cup title but for Croatia now comes a return to a harsh soccer reality of sketchy infrastructure and scandals. More...

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Sports betting no easy fix for U.S. gaming’s most beleaguered industries

CLEVELAND (Reuters) – Long-struggling U.S. gambling industries hope to cash in on newly legal sports betting, but the growing wave of electronic and mobile gaming choices is considered more likely to change More...

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Suwannapura tops Lincicome in playoff to win Marathon Classic

(Field Level Media) – Thidapa Suwannapura hardly could believe it after she outlasted Brittany Lincicome in a sudden-death playoff to win the Marathon Classic in Sylvania, Ohio. FILE PHOTO: Thidapa Suwannapura More...

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Anti-Kremlin protesters invade pitch during World Cup final

MOSCOW (Reuters) – The World Cup final between France and Croatia on Sunday was briefly interrupted when four intruders affiliated to anti-Kremlin punk band Pussy Riot ran onto the pitch before being hauled More...

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France lifts second World Cup after winning classic final

MOSCOW (Reuters) – France won the World Cup for the second time in spectacular style on Sunday as a 4-2 victory in one of the most entertaining and action-packed finals for decades ended battling outsiders More...

By news On Sunday, July 15th, 2018
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Croatia’s Mandzukic scores first own goal in World Cup final

MOSCOW (Reuters) – The own goal by Croatia’s Mario Mandzukic in Sunday’s World Cup final against France was the first in a final and 12th of a record-breaking tournament in Russia. Soccer Football More...

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Russia hands over World Cup hosting duties to Qatar

MOSCOW (Reuters) – Russian President Vladimir Putin on Sunday handed over the mantle of World Cup host to the emir of Qatar, whose country will stage the 2022 edition of the tournament. Qatar Emir Sheikh More...

By news On Sunday, July 15th, 2018
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France favorites as Moscow basks in World Cup spotlight

MOSCOW (Reuters) – Croatia can cause a massive upset but France are favorites as Moscow basked in sweltering summer sun and the world’s spotlight on the big day of the World Cup final. The Luzhniki More...