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Rahm leads after 54 holes at Torrey Pines, Woods five back

Sat, 01/25/2020 - 7:38pm
World number three Jon Rahm made an eagle from 110 yards en route to the third-round lead at the Farmers Insurance Open in San Diego on Saturday as Tiger Woods faded after a strong start.

Mets stars go to bat for new manager Rojas

Sat, 01/25/2020 - 6:57pm
If the words of Cy Young Award winner Jacob deGrom and National League Rookie of the Year Pete Alonso mean anything, the New York Mets ultimately made the right choice by hiring Luis Rojas as manager.

Texans WR Fuller undergoes sports hernia surgery

Sat, 01/25/2020 - 5:49pm
Houston Texans wide receiver Will Fuller, who had been nursing a groin injury late in the season, recently underwent sports hernia surgery, the Houston Chronicle reported Saturday.

Most Pro Bowl players against 17-game season

Sat, 01/25/2020 - 5:30pm
Several Pro Bowl players polled this week said they are still firmly against the NFL adding a 17th regular-season game to its annual schedule if proposed, according to an ESPN report published Saturday.

Chen dominant in winning U.S. short program

Sat, 01/25/2020 - 5:13pm
World champion Nathan Chen, back in competition after a bout of flu, set the pace in the men's short program as he began his quest for a fourth consecutive U.S. figure skating championships title in Greensboro, North Carolina on Saturday.

Notre Dame signee faces burglary, other charges

Sat, 01/25/2020 - 5:00pm
A Notre Dame football signee is among three teenagers accused of breaking into a business and stealing nine guns, according to a report on Saturday.

Okoro, Doughty help No. 16 Auburn hold off Iowa State

Sat, 01/25/2020 - 4:50pm
Isaac Okoro and Samir Doughty took charge in the second half for No. 16 Auburn and the Tigers held on for an 80-76 win over Iowa State on Saturday afternoon in a Big 12-SEC Challenge matchup in Auburn, Ala.

Proposed Premier Golf League to feature 48 players and 18 tournaments

Sat, 01/25/2020 - 4:45pm
The British-based World Golf Group (WGG) has finally publicly unveiled its plan for a new global tour that would comprise 18 yearly tournaments featuring 48 of the game's top players.

China's Wu takes slender lead into final round in Dubai

Sat, 01/25/2020 - 9:54am
China's Wu Ashun eagled his opening hole and rode the momentum as he took a one-shot lead after the third round at the Dubai Desert Classic on Saturday.

Kyrgios prevails in stormy epic to reach fourth round

Sat, 01/25/2020 - 8:16am
Nick Kyrgios lost his temper and blew a two-set lead but still managed to win a five-set thriller to storm into the fourth round of the Australian Open with a 10-8 victory over Karen Khachanov in the super tiebreaker on Saturday.

Clinical Medvedev sets up Wawrinka clash in fourth round

Sat, 01/25/2020 - 7:50am
Fourth seed Daniil Medvedev of Russia put on a clinical performance to beat a suffering Alexei Popyrin 6-4 6-3 6-2 on Saturday and ease into the fourth round of the Australian Open.

Stress-free Zverev cruises past Verdasco into fourth round

Sat, 01/25/2020 - 6:19am
Seventh seed Alexander Zverev credited a stress-free life off court for his strong run at the Australian Open after marching into the fourth round with a 6-2 6-2 6-4 win over Spanish veteran Fernando Verdasco on Saturday.

Barty named Young Australian of the Year

Sat, 01/25/2020 - 4:30am
Ash Barty was named Young Australian of the Year on Saturday in recognition of her rise to number one in the world and Grand Slam triumph at last year's French Open.

Day six at the Australian Open

Sat, 01/25/2020 - 4:19am
Highlights of the sixth day at the Australian Open, the first Grand Slam tournament of the year, on Saturday (times AEDT; GMT+11):

Schwartzman seeking maiden victory over in-form Djokovic

Sat, 01/25/2020 - 4:15am
Diego Schwartzman joked after his Australian Open third-round win on Friday that he knew more about the diminutive Yoshihito Nishioka than Novak Djokovic, but the Argentine is well aware that beating the 16-times Grand Slam will be a tall order.

Nadal clicks into top gear, brushes aside Carreno Busta

Sat, 01/25/2020 - 2:23am
Rafa Nadal delivered his best performance of the week as the Spaniard dismantled compatriot Pablo Carreno Busta 6-1 6-2 6-4 to advance to the fourth round of the Australian Open on Saturday.

Monfils perplexed by PlayStation injury story

Sat, 01/25/2020 - 2:03am
Great entertainer Gael Monfils charged into the fourth round of the Australian Open on Saturday before rounding on the media for a "made up" story about him injuring his hand while playing video games.

Errors and off the pace, Pliskova dumped out in Melbourne

Sat, 01/25/2020 - 1:21am
Karolina Pliskova was left counting the cost of a performance well short of her best as she passed up a golden opportunity to push on for a maiden Grand Slam title after losing to Anastasia Pavlyuchenkova in the Australian Open third round on Saturday.

Halep happy to advance as more seeds fall in Melbourne

Sat, 01/25/2020 - 1:03am
Simona Halep proved too strong for Kazakh Yulia Putintseva in their first career meeting as the Romanian fourth seed sailed through to the fourth round of the Australian Open with a 6-1 6-4 win on Saturday.

Olympics: New Zealand's double shot-put champ Adams qualifies for fifth Games

Sat, 01/25/2020 - 12:59am
Double shot-put champion Valerie Adams qualified for her fifth Olympic Games on Saturday after the New Zealander spent almost two years out of competition.

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