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Taste of the Tour: Hunting with dogs for 'Black Diamonds'

Jul 17, 2019

At the Tour de France, a dinner for the race director provoked a scramble for truffles

Portrush attendance 2nd highest in British Open history

Jul 17, 2019

British Open notes: Record attendance for practice at Portrush; Women's British Open could see name change under R&A control

Ensan, 55, becomes oldest world poker champion in 20 years

Jul 17, 2019

Germany's Hossein Ensan outlasted Italy's Dario Sammartino and Canada's Alex Livingston to claim the $10 million title at the 50th World Series of Poker Main Event in Las Vegas

The Latest: NC State has no timetable to name starting QB

Jul 17, 2019

The Latest: NC State coach Dave Doeren has no timetable to name starting quarterback

Former Auburn assistant basketball coach avoids prison

Jul 17, 2019

Former Auburn University assistant basketball coach Chuck Person has avoided prison in a bribery scandal that has touched some of the biggest schools in college basketball

A long wait, but finally a Tour win for sprint prodigy Ewan

Jul 17, 2019

Tour de France debutant Caleb Ewan sprinted to victory in Stage 11 of the Tour de France on Wednesday as Frenchman Julian Alaphilippe kept the race leader's yellow jersey a day before the race enters high mountains

A homecoming for McDowell, the golfing son of Portrush

Jul 17, 2019

McDowell celebrates a return, and a town celebrates its golfing son

The Latest: Arkansas' Morris putting emphasis on recruiting

Jul 17, 2019

The Latest: Arkansas coach Chad Morris putting more emphasis on recruiting

Former Auburn assistant basketball coach avoids prison

Jul 17, 2019

Former Auburn University assistant basketball coach Chuck Person has avoided prison in a bribery scandal that has touched some of the biggest schools in college basketball.

McIlroy knows this is not just another British Open

Jul 17, 2019

Rory McIlroy doesn't think he's center of attention as British Open returns to his native Northern Ireland after 68-year wait

Serena among 13 Grand Slam champs in US Open women's field

Jul 17, 2019

Serena Williams will try again for a record-equaling 24th major title as one of 13 Grand Slam champions who gained direct entry into the U.S. Open

Ewan posts first Tour stage win, Alaphilippe keeps yellow

Jul 17, 2019

Tour de France debutant Caleb Ewan sprinted to victory in Stage 11 of the Tour de France on Wednesday as Frenchman Julian Alaphilippe kept the race leader's yellow jersey a day before the race enters high mountains

Rahm hopes Irish connection propels him to 1st major title

Jul 17, 2019

Jon Rahm seems to play his best golf when he comes to the island of Ireland, so he is full of confidence heading into the British Open at Royal Portrush this week

Martinez prepares for Cooperstown moment just like career

Jul 17, 2019

Edgar Martinez will go into the Baseball Hall of Fame on Sunday, the first player to spend their entire career with the Seattle Mariners _ 18 seasons in all _ and make his way to Cooperstown

North and South Korea to meet in 2022 World Cup qualifiers

Jul 17, 2019

The Korean neighbors will play each other home and away in Group H.