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With Weather Clear, Phil Mickelson Drops Out Of U.S. Open

Phil Mickelson has withdrawn from the U.S. Open, realizing there was no chance to get from his daughter's high school graduation in California to make his tee time in Wisconsin.

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Cristiano Ronaldo Wants To Leave Real Madrid

Cristiano Ronaldo wants to leave Real Madrid because he does not want to play in Spain any more, Sky sources understand.

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British And Irish Lions 2017: Warren Gatland Should Add On Merit Not Geography - Eddie Jones

Pic: Getty ImagesWarren Gatland should add players to the British and Irish Lions squad based on "merit rather than geographical proximity", England head coach Eddie Jones says.

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Ramon Calderon Not Ruling Out A Possible Man Utd Return For Cristiano Ronaldo

Pic: Getty ImagesThe Portugal star reportedly wants to leave Real Madrid and the club's ex-president thinks the English side have a chance to sign him.

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Albertosi: 'Donnarumma Betrayed Milan'

Former Milan legend Enrico Albertosi feels Gianluigi Donnarumma “betrayed” the Rossoneri by refusing to sign a new contract.

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Soccer Games In Mexico May Be Cancelled If Homophobic Chants Continue, Warns FIFA

MEXICO CITY -- FIFA officials are fed up with hearing Mexican fans chant "puto" at certain players. Now, the international soccer organisation is threatening to disrupt and, if need be, discontinue soccer games altogether when the chant is heard and can't be stopped.

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Klopp Will Watch Joe Gomez In Pre-Season Before Deciding On Any Loan Move

Liverpool will give Joe Gomez the chance to make his mark in pre-season, despite a number of Premier League clubs showing interest in the defender.

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Blimp Near U.S. Open Crashes, Catches Fire

Early Thursday afternoon, a blimp floating over the U.S. Open at Erin Hills caught fire and crashed to the ground. Spectators who witnessed the blimp's descent posted videos and photos to Twitter showing the blimp falling out of the sky and smoke curling over the horizon. The incident occurred around 11:15 a.m. CDT. The blimp landed in an open field outside the golf course grounds, according to a statement from the USGA.

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Fowler Tames Toothless U.S. Open To Grab Early Lead

American Rickie Fowler tamed a toothless Erin Hills to claim the early first-round lead at the U.S. Open on Thursday, making the so called toughest test in golf look easy.

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Davy Klaassen Joins Everton From Ajax For £23.6m

Everton have made Ajax captain Davy Klaassen their second big-money signing of the day.

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