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Raiders' stadium cost in Vegas soars to $1.9 billion

2 hours 22 min ago
The high stakes for building an NFL stadium for the Raiders in Las Vegas continues to rise with the latest cost estimate now coming in at $1.9 billion, according to the Las Vegas Review-Journal.

Win or lose, Peaty stands to gain at world championships

2 hours 57 min ago
Losing is not something Adam Peaty does, or thinks about, very often but even if the Olympic breaststroke champion comes up short at the world swimming championships in South Korea it is unlikely to dent his confidence one little bit.

Holmes and Lowry share lead as Fleetwood and Westwood push

3 hours 16 min ago
Ireland's Shane Lowry proved master of the Dunluce links for the second successive day to move into a share of the halfway lead with American J.B. Holmes at the British Open on Friday.

McIlroy misses halfway cut despite shooting 65 at Portrush

3 hours 16 min ago
Hometown favourite Rory McIlroy missed the halfway cut by one stroke at the British Open on Friday, despite matching the best score of the championship with a six-under-par 65 in the second round at Royal Portrush.

Smith only Aussie to make Open cut as Scott and Day head home

3 hours 16 min ago
Quiet Australian achiever Cameron Smith was the lone bright spot on a poor day for a proud golf nation, sneaking within two strokes of halfway leaders Shane Lowry and J.B. Holmes at the British Open on Friday.

Yankees' Boone suspended 1 game for umpire rant

4 hours 7 min ago
New York Yankees manager Aaron Boone was suspended one game and fined an undisclosed amount for his rant at home plate umpire Brennan Miller during Thursday's afternoon game against the Tampa Bay Rays.

Lowry is the unexpected Irishman with chance at Portrush

4 hours 45 min ago
Ireland's Shane Lowry grabbed a share of the lead at the British Open after carding a second consecutive round of 67 giving himself a chance of redeeming his 2016 meltdown at the U.S. Open.

Alaphilippe is Tour favorite, says Thomas

5 hours 53 min ago
Defending champion Geraint Thomas labeled Julian Alaphilippe the Tour de France favorite after the Frenchman extended his overall lead with a stunning victory in Friday's individual time trial.

Toronto FC looks to add to Dynamo's road woes

6 hours 45 min ago
While Toronto FC has reason to feel good about its current form, the Houston Dynamo are again looking for any way to produce a win.

Alaphilippe beats Thomas in time trial to extend Tour lead

6 hours 51 min ago
France's Julian Alaphilippe continued to amaze as he claimed an impressive victory in the 13th stage of the Tour de France, a 27.2-km individual time trial, to extend his overall lead on Friday.

Union acquires GK Bendik while opening international slot

6 hours 52 min ago
The Philadelphia Union moved to solidify their spot atop the MLS's Eastern Conference, acquiring veteran goalkeeper Joe Bendik on Friday in a trade with the Columbus Crew for a second-round draft pick in 2020.

Union face Fire looking to shake off ugly loss

6 hours 55 min ago
Coming off their worst performance of the season, the Philadelphia Union look to re-establish themselves as the Eastern Conference's top team when they play host to the Chicago Fire on Saturday.

Caddie chemistry helping Westwood mount a charge

7 hours 17 min ago
Lee Westwood admits his caddie knows little about golf but that's alright because the person carrying his bag around the Royal Portrush links is his girlfriend Helen Storey.

Reports: Smyly set to sign with Phillies

7 hours 24 min ago
Free agent lefthander Drew Smyly will sign with the Philadelphia Phillies and likely join the starting rotation, according to multiple reports.

NFL declines to punish Chiefs WR Hill

8 hours 27 min ago
Kansas City Chiefs wide receiver Tyreek Hill will not be punished under the personal conduct policy as the NFL closed its formal investigation into multiple alleged physical altercations.

Woods to miss cut despite improved round

8 hours 31 min ago
A battling Tiger Woods rediscovered some of the old magic at the British Open on Friday but the American will be packing for home after failing to make the cut at Royal Portrush.

Australia banking on quick fix at fullback

9 hours 14 min ago
Australia believe Tom Banks is the player to fill the gaping hole left in the number 15 jersey by the sacking of Israel Folau, and the Brumbies fullback is set for a baptism of fire in the cauldron of Ellis Park on Saturday.

Owens to referee World Cup opening match

9 hours 22 min ago
Nigel Owens, who refereed the 2015 Rugby World Cup final, will get the 2019 tournament underway when he takes charge of the opening game between Japan and Russia in Tokyo on Sept. 20.

Holmes consolidates lead, Lowry on the charge

9 hours 57 min ago
Overnight leader J.B Holmes maintained his challenge at the British Open with a second-round 68 on Friday as a mass of players positioned themselves for a for a weekend charge.

Emotional Lehman bids farewell to British Open

10 hours 3 min ago
More than two decades after lifting the Claret Jug, former champion Tom Lehman fought back the tears as he walked down the 18th fairway at Royal Portrush on Friday for what is almost certain to be his last British Open.