Spieth has career Grand Slam in sights after Open triumph

Jordan Spieth will go into the US PGA Championship next month looking to join an elite club and complete the career Grand Slam after his memorable British Open triumph on Sunday.Spieth's dramatic victory on the links at Royal Birkdale in north-west Eng...

Manchester United edges Real Madrid on penalty kicks

Anthony Martial offered Jose Mourinho a timely reminder of his attacking prowess Sunday despite missing from the spot in Manchester United's penalty shootout victory over Real Madrid.After a hugely impressive debut campaign at Old Trafford under Louis ...

Kim’s sizzling 63 delivers LPGA Marathon victory

South Korea's Kim In-Kyung birdied six of the first nine holes on her way to a four-stroke victory Sunday at the Marathon Classic to capture her sixth LPGA title.Kim, ranked 28th, fired a bogey-free eight-under par 63 at Highland Meadows Golf Club in S...

US PGA rookie Murray takes Barbasol title by a shot

Grayson Murray, a 23-year-old American rookie, fired a three-under par 68 Sunday to win the Barbasol Championship, edging compatriot Chad Collins by a stroke for his first US PGA title.Murray, who missed the cut in nine of his prior 23 tour starts, san...

England sink Spain to close in on women’s Euro quarters

Fran Kirby and Jodie Taylor handed England a 2-0 win over Spain in a game marred by heavy rain in Breda on Sunday, to make it back-to-back victories at the women's Euro tournament.Earlier in the day, Carolina Mendes and substitute Ana Leite gave Portug...

Isner beats Aussie Ebden for ATP Newport title

US top seed John Isner blasted 17 aces Sunday in defeating Australian qualifier Matthew Ebden 6-3, 7-6 (7/4) to win the ATP Hall of Fame Open title.The 32-year-old American won 37-of-41 first-serve points in the 74-minute triumph in capturing his 11th ...

Lucky guy Rublev wins first career crown

Russian lucky loser Andrey Rublev claimed his first career title on Sunday with a 6-4, 6-2 win over 35-year-old Italian veteran and fourth seed Paolo Lorenzi in the Umag claycourt final.Rublev, 19, had lost in the final round of qualifying last weekend...

Li makes history for China in British Open

Chinese prodigy Li Haotong registered his country's best ever performance in a major after shooting a 63 in his final round at Royal Birkdale on Sunday to finish third in the British Open.Li, 21, started the day at +1 for the championship and parred hi...

No budget cap thanks, says Froome

Chris Froome wrapped up a fourth Tour de France success on Sunday as his Sky team dominated the three-week race once again.Sky riders have won the Tour de France in five of the last six years through Bradley Wiggins in 2012 and Froome in 2013, 2015, 20...