Quartet sharpen form in regional competition 

Korea Republic won a record fifth EAFF title Japan largely featured U-23 players A transitional China PR side finished third place The curtain was recently brought down on the 2019 EAFF E-1 Football Championship with hosts and holders Korea Republic sealing a record fifth title. Having claimed a pair of victories against Hong Kong and … Read more

Eduardo: Our adventure hasn’t ended yet

Al Hilal preparing for third-place game against Monterrey Carlos Eduardo analyses his side’s loss to Flamengo Asian champions now aiming for podium finish Despite their semi-final defeat to Flamengo, Saudi Arabia’s Al Hilal have impressed so far at the FIFA Club World Cup Qatar 2019™. After an emphatic win over Esperance de Tunis in their … Read more

Gabi, a serial leader from Simeone to Xavi

Al Sadd take on Monterrey with a semi-final place at stake Gabi, the Qatari side’s experienced captain, could have a crucial role to play Winners will meet Liverpool Twice he came close to appearing in the competition with Atletico Madrid but, finally, at the age of 36, Gabi Fernandez is making his FIFA Club World … Read more

Brazil’s Magno hoping for inspiration from his heroes

Talles Magno names Brazil idols Ronaldo and Romario as his role models Youngster has already made his first-team debut for Vasco da Gama Hosts Brazil begin their FIFA U-17 World Cup campaign against Canada on Saturday Many Brazil fans are already familiar with the face and hairstyle of Talles Magno. The Vasco da Gama forward … Read more

Shriners Open featured groups: Koepka with Woodland, Scott

LAS VEGAS – The PGA Tour returns to Las Vegas for the Shriners Hospitals for Children Open, where Bryson DeChambeau will look to defend his title against the strongest field of the fall slate. Here are marquee groupings for this week at TPC Summerlin.

7:10 a.m. Thursday, 12 p.m. Friday: Kevin Na, Phil Mickelson, Tony Finau

The Las Vegas stop was a fixture on Mickelson’s schedule in the 1990s and early 2000s, but he’s been away for 14 years. He’ll make his first start since 2005 as he looks to bounce back from a missed cut in Napa and make a late case for a Presidents Cup pick. Finau is making his sixth straight start in the desert and is likewise looking to impress captain Tiger Woods in his season debut. Na won this event in 2011 and lost in a seven-way playoff in 2015 but has otherwise missed the cut or withdrawn in four of his last five trips to Summerlin. 

7:20 a.m. Thursday, 12:10 p.m. Friday: Brooks Koepka, Gary Woodland, Adam Scott

World No. 1 Koepka is making his season debut and returns to the Shriners after two years away. From 2013-2016, he recorded a runner-up, a tie for fourth and two missed cuts. The reigning U.S. Open champ Woodland was T-18 and T-10 in 2017 and 2018, respectively, and rounded out last year’s event with a final-round 63. Scott spent his brief college career at nearby UNLV and is playing this event for the first time.

12 p.m. Thursday, 7:10 a.m. Friday: Joaquin Niemann, Matthew Wolff, Collin Morikawa

A trio of newly minted PGA Tour winners all aged 22 or younger. Wolff took last season’s 3M Open, Morikawa the Barracuda, and Niemann this season’s Sanderson Farms. All three players managed to wrap up full-time status on Tour in limited starts as non-members, with Niemann doing so via points in 2017-18. Wolff is making his season debut, which Morikawa got out of the way last week with a top-10 in Napa. 

12:10 p.m. Thursday, 7:20 a.m. Friday: Patrick Cantlay, Bryson DeChambeau, Webb Simpson

A collection of three past champions and the last two winners here at Summerlin. DeChambeau edged Cantlay last year thanks in large part to a late eagle at the par-5 16th. He was the only player keeping Cantlay from a successful defense of his maiden PGA Tour victory, which he earned in a wind-swept playoff with Alex Cejka and Whee Kim back in 2017. Simpson rolled to a six-shot victory and a 24-under total back in 2013.

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Asian holders exit as semi-final line-up set

AFC Champions League holders Kashima Antlers eliminated Two-time winners Guangzhou and Urawa progress Al Hilal prevail in an all-Saudi affair The door slammed shut on the 2019 AFC Champions League quarter-final stage with Al Sadd, Al Hilal, Guangzhou Evergrande and Urawa Red Diamonds through to reach the last four. The standout result saw two-time winners … Read more

With Walker Cup on the line, U.S. trusts the process

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Spearhead Starc’s New Reality in the Desert

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England India Test Series 2018

Following England’s emphatic victory over India in the recent test series we can now look forward to their tour of Sri Lanka. It may come as a surprise to some that Sri Lanka are quite heavily favored as the favorites to take a series victory. If you are the type of cricket fan that has the skill to predict the results and likes to bet on cricket, you will find both an easy-to-use site and some competitive odds at BettingTop10.com.

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