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July 19, 2018 7:42 PM Lincicome flops in PGA Tour start

(Reuters) - Brittany Lincicome, the first woman to compete in a PGA Tour event in a decade, found it hard going on Thursday as she slumped to a six-over 78 in the opening round of the Barbasol Championship. Just the sixth woman to tee it up at a PGA Tour stop and the first since Michelle Wie in 2008, the big-hitting American got her day off to a confident 70

July 19, 2018 10:20 AM Zlatan Ibrahimovic: Paul Pogba answered Manchester United critics at World Cup

Zlatan Ibrahimovic has said former Manchester United teammate Paul Pogba silenced critics with his impressive displays for France as they won the World Cup. Pogba was imperious as Les Bleus clinched World Cup glory in Russia -- capping it all off with a crucial goal in the 4-2 victory over Croatia in the final. Yet, he remains the subject of criticism 83

July 15, 2018 6:28 PM Peya and Melichar win mixed doubles title

LONDON (Reuters) - Alexander Peya and Nicole Melichar dashed hopes of a British champion at this year’s Wimbledon when they beat home favorite Jamie Murray and Belarusian Victoria Azarenka 7-6(1) 6-3 in the mixed doubles final on Sunday. Murray, the elder brother of twice men’s champion Andy, had been bidding to win back-to-back mixed doubles titles 47

July 14, 2018 7:29 PM Crew chief Knaus sticks with Johnson through 2020

The wildly successful tandem of NASCAR driver Jimmie Johnson and crew chief Chad Knaus will stay together through at least 2020 after Hendrick Motorsports renewed Knaus’ contract. Knaus, whose previous deal was set to expire at the end of this season, announced the two-year extension Saturday on ESPN. Johnson and Knaus have won seven NASCAR Cup Series 71

July 13, 2018 4:49 PM Colombian Farah gets suspended ban for betting Tweet

LONDON (Reuters) - Colombian doubles specialist Robert Farah has been suspended for three months and fined $5,000 after being found guilty of breaching the Tennis Anti-Corruption Program. A statement from the Tennis Integrity Unit (TIU) said Farah, who reached the final of this year’s Australian Open with Juan Sebastian Cabal, had facilitated betting 51

July 13, 2018 2:06 AM JoAnne Carner shoots her age, 79, at inaugural Women's Senior Open

The inaugural U.S. Senior Women's Open at historic Chicago Golf Club began Thursday with a shot by the oldest player in the field, 79-year-old JoAnne Carner. Elaine Crosby has the lead after a 3-under-par 70 in the first round of play in Wheaton, Illinois, at the first 72-hole USGA championship for women 50 and older. A winner of two tournaments in 17 LPGA seasons 61

July 12, 2018 6:05 PM Serena Williams on Heading to the Wimbledon Final: 'It's Not Inevitable For Me to Be Playing Like This'

Serena Williams is headed to her 30th Grand Slam singles final after beating Julia Goerges in the 2018 Wimbledon semi-final on Thursday. Her win sets the stage for a redux of the 2016 Wimbledon final in which she defeated Angelique Kerber, who will also be her 2018 opponent. It was an especially sweet victory for Williams, a 23-time champion, who survived 64

July 10, 2018 7:00 PM Cristiano Ronaldo leaves Real Madrid to sign with Juventus

Cristiano Ronaldo is leaving Real Madrid to sign with Italian champions Juventus, both clubs announced on Tuesday. The reigning Ballon d'Or winner will end his nine-year spell at Real Madrid with a move to Turin following a reported rift with Real Madrid president Florentino Perez over a new contract. "Real Madrid would like to communicate that we have listened 75

July 10, 2018 4:12 PM 'Real Madrid will always be Ronaldo's home': club statement

MADRID (Reuters) - Real Madrid paid tribute to Cristiano Ronaldo in a statement on their website on Tuesday after the Portuguese forward joined Juventus to end his nine-year stay with the Spanish giants. “Real Madrid announces that it has agreed to transfer Cristiano Ronaldo to Juventus FC due to the will and desire expressed by the player,” Real said. “Today 57

July 8, 2018 7:48 PM Paulinho to rejoin Guangzhou Evergrande 11 months after €40m Barcelona move

Brazil midfielder Paulinho has sealed a move back to Chinese side Guangzhou Evergrande just 11 months after joining Barcelona for €40 million, both clubs have announced. The former Tottenham man will move to Guangzhou on a loan transfer for one season, which includes a subsequent purchase option for the defending Super League champions. "FC Barcelona 57