The score was tied at 3-3 through eight ends before the Americans blew the game open with seven points in the ninth end. Sweden ensured they got the chance to add the world crown to the Olympic gold medal they claimed at last month's Games in Pyeongchang with a narrow win over a determined Russian team.
Watson dominated Kevin Kisner from the opening tee box en route to a lopsided 7 and 6 victory in the finals of the WGC-Dell Technologies Match Play on Sunday at Austin Country Club. Watson made all the key putts in a battle of Georgia southpaws when he beat Brian Harman in the morning, and then he turned a tight match into a runaway against Kiradech Aphibarnrat by winning five of six holes on the back nine for a 5-and-3 victory.
IPL chairman Rajeev Shukla, however, said Rajasthan Royals will wait and see what sanctions the ICC imposes on Steve Smith before taking a call on his future as the franchise's captain. Bancroft, who was caught on camera rubbing the ball with a yellow tape, later said that he will deal with the damage that comes to his reputation as a effect.
Prior to the results of Saturday's tests, Yankees general manager Brian Cashman said he was anxious about Bird. Boone said he didn't know. I do, yes. I feel for him. "We feel like we can withstand it and we're equipped to handle it". This will certainly be a situation to monitor seeing as the 25-year-old was sidelined for much of 2017 with an ankle injury, and Erik Boland of Newsday reports his current issue is in the same area.
After averaging more than 70 points a game so far in the tournament, Michigan's offense managed just 58. The Wolverines held off a late charge from the Seminoles (23-12), who had already knocked off three higher-seeded opponents on their school's longest NCAA Tournament run since 1993.
The 26-year-old has endured a tough season having not gone beyond the last 16 of any tournament and if she is to do so at Crandon Park she will need to beat either Venus Williams or Kiki Bertens to reach the quarter-finals. Konta beat Williams in the semi-final on her way to the title previous year, before toppling Wozniacki to lift the trophy - her last tournament victory.
Phil Cofer led FSU with 16 points and 11 rebounds while PJ Savoy added 12 points off the bench. They were still in the Staples Arena stands almost an hour after the game, maybe 150 Seminole fans, waiting and cheering for each FSU player and coach who emerged from the locker room after the NCAA West Region final game to decide whether it would be an all-Cinderella bracket in San Antonio.
However, even the up-and-comer himself must be surprised by what has ultimately unfolded. Well, the Phillies announced their decision on Sunday. and while it wasn't what anyone was expecting, it should keep the talented 23-year-old prospect in red pinstripes for quite some time.
The Giants' new coach is not allowed to talk football with his players, so he and Beckham didn't discuss future football plans together as coach/offensive coordinator and star receiver. In any case, Mara's frustration is certainly newsworthy - especially with Beckham's repeated statements that nothing illicit took place in Paris. Mara didn't sugarcoat any of his answers when it came to describing the angst he had over Beckham's latest actions.
With the series locked at 1-1, it looked like the South Africans were setting up a massive target that the Australians would battle to chase down in the fourth innings at Newlands. It is not known what the sugar could be used for. Because Smith's actions after Bancroft was spotted on television using a piece of yellow tape, with dirt particles on it, to rough up the ball suggests that is exactly what the Australian skipper set out to do.
Loyola-Chicago started hot, making its first three 3-pointers, to take a 36-24 halftime lead over Kansas State in the NCAA South Regional final on Saturday night. About the only misstep before the first TV timeout, with MI on top by 10-4, came when Zavier Simpson comically threw up an unanswered prayer of a 3-point attempt over the elongated arm of Christ Koumadje, who is 16 inches taller.
In fact, this is the sixth time Bill Self's team has been seeded first since winning it all in 2008; the Jayhawks haven't made the Final Four one of those times. Those two combined for 30 of the Jayhawks 80 points in the win over Clemson. "I am truly blessed to have the relationships, challenges and achievements that come from 29 years of being a head coach ", he said.
Mourinho stated he had no problem with the Frenchman after dropping him earlier last month, but admitted that his game has room for improvement. 'That could be Paul now, or others at other times, and I will do as I always do and talk to that player to understand better, because I don't have all the information'.
But that was the only news from beyond the boundary in a match from which 12 spectators were ejected in the first two days - one for abusing David Warner and the others for singing songs and wearing T-shirts that were deemed to be denigrating Warner's wife.
With 49 seconds remaining, Upshaw, 26, was playing defense on an inbounds play when he fell flat on his stomach and lay motionless. MLive reported that Upshaw was taken from the arena to a nearby hospital. Upshaw, who is 6ft 6in, is in his second season with the Drive. The Chicago native has averaged 8.5 points per game in 41 games with the Drive this season.
But South Africa's top six is more reliable. Smith's 10 ashen-faced teammates all went through their standard pre-play routines on the morning of day four but their leader was nowhere to be seen. Cape Town - The Proteas have set Australia a target of 430 to win the third Test at Newlands as Cameron Bancroft's ball tampering on day three continues to be the major talking point.
The Everton stopper was selected for Friday evening's friendly, in which Pickford kept a clean sheet as Jesse Lingard gave the Three Lions a 1-0 win. "In a back three, we knew the position would suit Joe Gomez and it's the same for Kyle", he said. While the scoreline doesn't reflect it the English were a gear or two above their opponents as they began their World Cup warm-up in style.
Faced with heavier than expected snowfall on Saturday night and early Sunday morning, NASCAR officials have postponed Sunday's scheduled STP 500 Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series race and the resumption of the Alpha Energy Solutions 250 NASCAR Camping World Truck Series race until Monday.
With Arsenal languishing in sixth place this season, their only hopes for reaching UEFA Champions League next season ride on the Gunners ability to win the Europa League tournament. "Overall the older you get the more it becomes a little bit age discrimination". Wenger told beIN SPORTS: 'Look, when you age... you focus on doing well for your club and ignore all the rest.
The two semi-finals are scheduled to be held tomorrow morning before the WGC Match Play champion is crowned in the afternoon. Reed did not play particularly well in strong winds at Austin Country Club, but did enough to dispose of his frequent American Ryder Cup partner 2&1.