US Open 2017: Brooks Koepka wins at Erin Hills to claim first major

US Open 2017: Brooks Koepka wins at Erin Hills to claim first major

American Brooks Koepka equalled the US Open’s lowest winning score of 16 under to claim his first major at Erin Hills. Koepka had three successive birdies from the 14th to match the total set by Rory McIlroy when he won in 2011 on a par-71 layout compared to this par 72. His five-under 67 was only bettered by Japan’s Hideki Matsuyama who posted 66 to tie for second on 12 under with overnight leader Brian…

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US Open 2017: Tommy Fleetwood one off Brian Harman's lead at Erin Hills

US Open 2017: Tommy Fleetwood one off Brian Harman's lead at Erin Hills

US Open round three leaderboard, Erin Hills -12 B Harman (US); -11 J Thomas (US), B Koepka (US), T Fleetwood (Eng); -10 R Fowler (US); -9 K Si-woo (Kor) Selected: -8 P Reed (US); -6 H Matsuyama (Jpn); -4 E Pepperell (Eng), S Garcia (Spa) C Champ* ((US), P Casey (Eng); -3 M Fitzpatrick (Eng); -1 M Laird (Sco), A Johnston (Eng); +3 L Westwood (Eng); +4 J Spieth (US); +5 E Els (SA) *…

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Charlie Gard: Mum shares photo of son with eyes open

Charlie Gard: Mum shares photo of son with eyes open

The mother of Charlie Gard has shared a photo of her son with his eyes open as she waits to find out if his life-support will be switched off. Connie Yates posted the image on Facebook with the message “a picture speaks a thousand words”. Specialists in London say the 10-month old should be moved to palliative care but his parents want to take him to the US to undergo a trial treatment. The European…

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Murray fights back to reach French Open semi-finals

Murray fights back to reach French Open semi-finals

French Open Venue: Roland Garros, Paris Dates: 28 May- 11 June Coverage: Listen to live radio commentary and follow text coverage of selected matches on BBC Radio 5 live sports extra and online. Britain’s Andy Murray reached his fourth consecutive French Open semi-final with a four-set win over Kei Nishikori in Paris. The world number one came through 2-6 6-1 7-6 (7-0) 6-1 against the Japanese eighth seed at Roland Garros. The 30-year-old goes on…

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Djokovic knocked out of French Open by Thiem as Nadal goes through

Djokovic knocked out of French Open by Thiem as Nadal goes through

Defending champion Novak Djokovic is out of the French Open following a straight-sets defeat by Dominic Thiem. The Serbian second seed was second best throughout to powerful-hitting Thiem, losing 7-6 (7-5) 6-3 6-0 in Paris. It is the Austrian sixth seed’s first victory over Djokovic and he will now play Rafael Nadal in the last four. Nadal reached the semis after fellow Spaniard Pablo Carreno Busta withdrew from their match with an abdominal injury while…

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Clinical Murray reaches French Open quarter-finals

Clinical Murray reaches French Open quarter-finals

French Open Venue: Roland Garros, Paris Dates: 28 May- 11 June Coverage: Listen to live radio commentary and follow text coverage of selected matches on BBC Radio 5 live sports extra and online. Britain’s Andy Murray produced a clinical performance to see off Russian Karen Khachanov and reach a seventh French Open quarter-final. The world number one came through 6-3 6-4 6-4 to claim his 650th Tour-level victory in two hours and four minutes. The…

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French Open 2017: Andy Murray fights back to reach French Open third round

French Open 2017: Andy Murray fights back to reach French Open third round

French Open Venue: Roland Garros, Paris Dates: 28 May-11 June Coverage: Listen to live radio commentary and follow text coverage of selected matches on BBC Radio 5 live sports extra and online. World number one Andy Murray came from a set down to beat unseeded Slovakian Martin Klizan in the French Open second round. The Briton won 6-7 (3-7) 6-2 6-2 7-6 (7-3) and goes on to face Argentina’s Juan Martin del Potro. It was…

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The Devil Made Him Do It: Gordon Ramsay to Open the First Hell’s Kitchen Restaurant

The Devil Made Him Do It: Gordon Ramsay to Open the First Hell’s Kitchen Restaurant

Photos Credit: Caesars Palace Some things are just meant to go together. Yachts and champagne. Diamonds and pearls. Me and Ryan Gosling. And now the apropos pairing of Las Vegas and Hell. As it should be, Sin City has signed a pact with multi-Michelin Star chef and devilishly-charming Gordon Ramsay, to open the world’s first brick-and-mortar Hell’s Kitchen restaurant this December at Caesars Palace on Vegas’s center Strip.   Shrewdly located on one of the busiest…

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