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Rory McIlroy wins PGA Tour Championship

Rory McIlroy wins PGA Tour Championship

Northern Ireland’s Rory McIlroy won the 2019 PGA Tour Championship Sunday, becoming only the second person behind Tiger Woods to win the title twice. “Any time you can do something and Tiger’s the only other guy to do it, you know you’re doing something well,” McIlroy told CNN. McIlroy shot a 66 in the final…MORE

Louisiana team wins Little League World Series

Louisiana team wins Little League World Series

A Louisiana team won the Little League World Series Sunday. The Eastbank Little League defeated Curacao 8-0 in South Williamsport, Pennsylvania. The team from River Ridge, a suburb of New Orleans, is also the first team from Louisiana to win the title. Louisiana Gov. John Bel Edwards, and colleges including Louisiana State University and Tulane…MORE

Stokes steers England to sensational Test victory over Australia

Stokes steers England to sensational Test victory over Australia

It will be remembered as Headingley’s last stand. England staged an incredible fightback to stop Australia retaining the Ashes in a seesawing third Test at the Yorkshire ground. Chasing a record 359 runs to win, England fought back to 238-4 at lunch Sunday before Australia rattled out five wickets to reach the brink of retaining…MORE

Colts QB Andrew Luck, former No. 1 pick, announces he’s retiring

Colts QB Andrew Luck, former No. 1 pick, announces he’s retiring

Quarterback Andrew Luck, the first pick in the 2012 NFL draft and a four-time Pro Bowl selection, announced on Saturday night that he’s retiring. “This is not an easy decision,” the Indianapolis Colts player told reporters. “For the last four years or so I’ve been in this cycle of injury, pain, rehab, injury, pain, rehab.…MORE

Jurgen Klopp conjures new mantra as Liverpool inflict defeat on Arsenal

Jurgen Klopp conjures new mantra as Liverpool inflict defeat on Arsenal

“Our identity is intensity.” It may sound like a line from Liverpool’s ’80s anthem “Anfield Rap,” but it was the mantra of manager Jurgen Klopp after his side inflicted a 3-1 defeat on rivals Arsenal on Saturday to move clear at the top of the English Premier League. Arsenal’s defense was peppered and pressured as…MORE

Chelsea young guns Abraham and Mount fire Lampard to first win as boss

Chelsea young guns Abraham and Mount fire Lampard to first win as boss

The wait is over. Frank Lampard can tick his first win as Chelsea head coach off his to-do list after his faith in his young Chelsea squad was rewarded with an away win at Norwich. The average age of Lampard’s starting line-up during an entertaining 3-2 victory was just 25 years and 54 days, Chelsea’s…MORE

Skier Lindsey Vonn is engaged to NHL star P.K. Subban

Skier Lindsey Vonn is engaged to NHL star P.K. Subban

Lindsey Vonn, the greatest female ski racer of all time, is engaged to NHL star P.K. Subban, their representatives confirmed to CNN. The couple met two years ago and made their relationship public in 2018. According to Vogue, Subban proposed at home, in front of Vonn’s three dogs, presenting her an emerald ring — her…MORE