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Liverpool close to agreeing £35m fee with Roma to sign Mohamed Salah

Mohamed Salah is one of Jurgen Klopp 's priority summer targets, and the winger has one key attribute that Liverpool could particularly benefit from. However, after several discussions, Liverpool are close to agreeing a £35 million transfer of Salah from AS Roma , as reported by the Daily Mail .

Zach Johnson making an early move at Erin Hills

Harman, Paul Casey and Tommy Fleetwood of England and Brooks Koepka will enter the weekend in a four-way tie for the lead. Those were the only hiccups he had, and he finds himself poised to make noise on moving day . Lurking at five under was a pack including young South Korean Kim Si-woo, who recovered from an early bogey by stringing together three straight birdies through the turn on the way to a two-under 70.

Thomas sets Open mark with 9-under 63; Harman leads

Open record-setting round of nine-under carded by Justin Thomas , his friend and room mate this week. The round saw him surge up the leaderboard in a tie for second alongside compatriot Brooks Koepka and England's Tommy Fleetwood on -11.

Manchester United schedule meeting with Inter over star winger

That means United may have to pay up if they want to get the winger. According to multiple sources, it's Inter Milan's Ivan Perisic . Manchester United finished in sixth place in the Premier League table last season after a disappointing first campaign under Mourinho.

Mayweather Coming Back to Fight UFC Star McGregor Aug. 26

Mayweather and McGregor will square off on August 26 in Las Vegas in a boxing match. Instead of highlighting the age difference between his fighter and Mayweather, Coach Kavanagh insinuated that Mayweather behaves like a 12-year-old, with a tweet that said: "if u ever wondered how a 12yr old boy would act if they suddenly had a lot of money #MayweatherIsMentallyChallenged".

Thomas sets scoring record with 63 at US Open

Harman was at 12-under 204 and still only had a one-shot lead, with Rickie Fowler two shots behind. The final round of the U.S. Open traditionally falls on Father's Day, and Thomas' dad, Mike, has been integral part of his golf career.

US Navy Destroyer Collides With Merchant Vessel Off Coast Of Japan

Navy destroyer USS Fitzgerald collided with a Philippine container ship off the coast of Japan in the early hours of Saturday morning local time, the Navy's 7th Fleet said. - Hillary Clinton (@HillaryClinton)Thoughts are with @USNavy crew aboard USS Fitzgerald . Bryce Benson, were injured and required medical evacuation, according to the Navy's 7th Fleet.

Fleetwood pictures changed life with Open win

It was, however, enough to get him into the final pairing of a major championship that remains wide open. It was all part of a dizzying day at the U.S. After recent major victories for Dustin Johnson, Henrik Stenson and Sergio Garcia, many would view Fowler as the best player in the world without a major title.

Champions Trophy: MS Dhoni gets clicked with Sarfraz Ahmed's son

In a special message, former Pakistan skipper Aamir Sohail urged Sarfaraz Ahmed not to pay any heed to the recent controversy and give his 100 percent in the final against India. The former cricketer said that his comments came following Sarfraz's refusal to dedicate his performance against Sri Lanka to Javed Miandad, saying that their former coach criticizes the team a lot.

Flyhalf Davies kicks Wales to win over Tonga

Cuthbert, 27, scored a superb individual try before suffering ligament damage attempting to score another against Tonga in Auckland on Friday, and was forced off at half-time. "We have a squad of 32 and nine players missed out today". He added his second just after the break before Davies re-established the five-point lead as light rain began to fall, which affected ball handling on both sides.

Fowler leads on day of subpars and sobs

The two-time major champion is 3 under for his third round at the U.S. Open and has moved into the top 25 at Erin Hills . However, as great as that shot was, this U.S. With only eight shots separating top to bottom going into the weekend, someone from way back has a chance to make up ground in a hurry. "Those were tough shots", Fleetwood said.

Thomas shoots 63; breaks US Open record

South Korea's Kim Si-Woo is one back on nine under, just ahead of Patrick Reed , Charley Hoffman and Russell Henley on eight under. Or at your home course. The greens are flawless and the fairways are wide at Erin Hills. He just has to listen to the crowd. The final round at the U.S. Open is enough to give anyone the jitters.

Brian Harman looks for major breakthrough at US Open

It's the first 63 at the U.S. Open since Vijay Singh in 2003 at Olympia Fields and the fifth overall in tournament history. Thomas , decked out in shocking fluorescent pink trousers, produced a no less electric performance signing for nine-under 63 to equal the lowest numerical score in a major and the best ever in the 117-year history of the U.S.

Jim Harbaugh wants the Obamas to serve as honorary MI captains

Given Trump's lack of popularity, Coach Harbaugh likely isn't the only one who wants the Obama's back. Harbaugh has honorary captains for his team each season, but they are usually from a pool of celebrities or sports stars. Harbaugh has always been a public admirer of Barack Obama. More recently, Harbaugh and his son Jay met last week with former President Obama when the MI coach was in Washington, D.C., to speak on behalf of the Legal Services Corporation about legal aid for the ...

Mohammad Amir likely to be fit for final

But few would dispute that India-Pakistan is now the world game s premier contest - certainly not the ICC who, by their own admission, now fix the draw at their events to ensure the Asian giants meet in the group phase. Kedar Jadhav's introduction was one of the most crucial points in the game as he broke the partnership between Tamim Iqbal and Mushfiqur Rahim and took two important wickets that put breaks on Bangladesh's scoring rate.

Five talking points ahead of Serbia v Wales

Aaron Ramsey's penalty helped Wales to a precious 1-1 draw in Serbia in World Cup qualifying on Sunday as they kept their hopes of a place at the finals in Russian Federation alive. Serbia chose not to take Wales back to Novi Sad, the scene of that embarrassment, but Coleman admitted the painful memories came flooding back when he stepped off the plane for his Belgrade reccie.

Paul George addresses trade rumors: 'I'm a Pacer'

George's deal for the 2018-19 season includes a player option, and Wojnarowski clarified his agent told the Pacers his plans so the organization can adjust accordingly moving forward. There has been plenty of speculation over the past few months about Paul George and his future with the Indiana Pacers , and now, we have some clarity.

Missed fairways leave McIlroy in rough shape at US Open

Everyone expects the U.S. Open to get harder as the week goes on because it usually does. "You don't get many rounds at the U.S. Open that are stress-free", said Fowler, who got his round off to a flying start with birdies on three of his opening five holes.

HWL Semi Final: India rout Pakistan 7-1 to enter quarters

To the contrary, Pakistan had completely opposite results. Both India and Pakistan are placed in Pool B along with Scotland , Netherlands and Pakistan, while Pool A features Argentina, England, South Korea, China and Malaysia. Minutes later Talwinder Singh doubled the lead. India further exposed Pakistan's weaknesses in their team's structure in a match that had chances galore for both the teams right from the start.

Conor McGregor vs Floyd Mayweather: Dana White defends super fight

Joe Carr, head of worldwide and content at UFC - the organisation that made McGregor a star - also tipped the Irishman to cause an upset. But UFC president White says McGregor - who has never boxed professionally - has the power to hand the former five-weight world champion his first ever loss.

Andre Ward Vs. Sergey Kovalev II

The 33-year-old Ward extended his flawless record to 32 wins in an impressive performance, albeit with a controversial ending, at the Mandalay Bay Hotel and Casino in Las Vegas . Like Kovalev , Ward has beaten his share of elite boxers. The bitter rivals had produced another evenly contested fight , with Ward sending out an early warning to Kovalev by landing his crisp right hand in the closing seconds of the opening round.

India and Pakistan face off in dream cricket final

This will be the second time in an ICC event's final where India and Pakistan will play for the trophy, first being the inaugural edition of the ICC T20 World Cup in South Africa in 2007. Kohli also hinted that there will not be too many changes in the team that played in the last match against Bangladesh . "This is the game they want, but it is up to us how we handle the pressure on the day".

Latvian underdog continues remarkable run into French Open final on 20th birthday

Ostapenko fell in the first round on her main draw debut in Paris a year ago but is one win away from becoming the first player since Gustavo Kuerten in 1997 to win their maiden tour-level title at a Slam. Bacsinszky lamented letting Ostapenko gain steam in the opening set en route to losing in the tournament's semifinals for the second time in three years.

Masters champion Garcia hungry for more major trophies

Sergio Garcia comes to this week's U.S. Open with a new title - major victor - but the same old motivation. "It was a little cooler than it has been the last couple of days, so I really enjoyed my time out on the golf course". Justin Rose has a laugh on the second tee during a practice round of the US Open golf tournament at Erin Hills . "I think my season was going very smoothly into Augusta , and I was very conscious of trying to peak at the Masters, and obviously I did a ...

Aditi in sight of best finish of the season

After 54 holes, Thompson stood at 15-under 196. "It's been a packed leaderboard since the very first shot on the first hole. I think with the two hour delay, I was kind of slow starting, but once I got going on the back nine, I felt really pretty great about my game", said Henderson .

Saudi-Turkish Ties Strained over Differing Views on Qatar

The index is down 6.7 percent since that date. "I want to clearly say that we disapprove of the sanctions on Qatar". Qatar - a longtime United States ally - denies the accusations. Saudi Arabia and some other Gulf countries were angry with Qatar on why it was not supporting their anti-Iranian alliance and was pursuing an independent foreign policy.

Saints OT Terron Armstead to undergo surgery on torn labrum

That strategy could be paying off sooner than the Saints planned. The specifics of the injury were first reported by NFL.com. Unfortunately for Payton, he's likely going to have to talk about the Armstead injury before September because it's nearly definitely going to be one of the Saints main storylines in training camp.

Nadal captures record 10th French Open

Although Wawrinka was able to fight back some, Nadal was too much for him and quashed any chance of a comeback by taking the second set 6-3. Certainly Nadal's form suggests he has plenty of good tennis left in him but he'll want those injuries to stay away.

FIFA targets gay slurs by Chile, Mexico fans in Russia

Its next stop is Russian Federation, where " El Tri " plays in the Confederations Cup , a World Cup warmup tournament that starts Saturday. Russian Federation most often play a 3-5-2 formation, the same as usually preferred by New Zealand .

Resurgent Hasan starring for Pakistan at Champions Trophy

Put into bat, the Men in Green had a ideal start as both Azhar Ali and Zaman shared a 128-run opening stand to put their team on road of a massive first innings-score. However, they then stunned world No.1 South Africa by Duckworth-Lewis-Stern scoring method before Sarfraz's heroics against Sri Lanka helped them advanced to the semi-finals.

National Basketball Association champions Golden State Warriors' comeback year in memes

Can you endure Donald Trump's most EMBARASSING tweets? The Warriors sailed through the 2017 playoffs with an unprecedented 16-1 record - their only blemish coming in Cleveland in Game 4 of the Finals when the Cavaliers produced an all-time record shooting performance to win by 21 points.

Alun Wyn Jones to lead Lions recovery mission against Crusaders

Tour skipper Sam Warburton misses out with an ankle problem, while Ross Moriarty has a back spasm and Dan Biggar is undergoing return-to-play protocols after a head injury. We are disappointed, but we go on to the next game. Fox Sports is the only Australian broadcaster of the British and Irish Lions tour of New Zealand and, as such, the only way to stream the matches online will be through the Foxtel Play or Foxtel Go apps which you are able to use on your tablet, smartphone or laptop.

Man United hope £80m offer will secure second summer signing

As for Ronaldo, he's stated his intent to leave Real Madrid this summer amid fresh accusations of tax fraud by the Spanish tax man. The Spaniard has become frustrated with his lack of game time at the Bernabeu under boss Zinedine Zidane.

Portugal hoping Ronaldo can continue his good form in Russia

Cedric Soares and Pepe, who had been practicing separately because they were not fully fit, joined the rest of Portugal's group in Thursday's session at Rubin Kazan's training grounds. He also scored important goals in the decisive stages of the Spanish league, a competition Madrid won this season for the first time in five years.

Brian Harman sits atop a crowded US Open leaderboard after third round

Paul Casey shot 1-under 71, and the trio of Brian Harman , Tommy Fleetwood and Brooks Koepka shot 70 to share the lead at 7-under 137. He rolled a long birdie putt off the sixth green and made bogey, and he dropped two more shots with three-putt bogeys.