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Daily Archives: January 25, 2018

Brooke Henderson leads LPGA opener in windy Bahamas

PARADISE ISLAND, Bahamas — Brooke Henderson shot a bogey-free 5-under 68 in windy conditions Thursday to take the first-round lead in the season-opening Pure Silk-Bahamas LPGA Classic. “We did a really good job of hitting balls pin-high, and I don’t know how we did it,”

Floyd Mayweather Sr. pleads not guilty to assault charges

Floyd Mayweather Sr., father and trainer of retired boxing champion Floyd Mayweather Jr., has pleaded not guilty to charges that he assaulted a woman in September, according to court records obtained by USA Today. Mayweather Sr., 65, was charged Jan. 16 with misdemeanor assault and

O’Brien returns for Tipperary footballers

Tipperary football Liam Kearns has handed Stephen O’Brien his first competitive start with the footballers in three years for Saturday night’s Allianz League Division 2 clash with Cork. The Premier County travel to Leeside for the first League match under lights at the revamped Páirc Uí

Vince McMahon — Gimmick-free XFL to return in 2020

WWE founder and chairman Vince McMahon announced Thursday he is giving a professional football league another go. It will be called the XFL, the same name of the league McMahon and NBC tried for one season in 2001, but it won’t rely on flashy cheerleaders

Amateur cyclist Charlie Tanfield to attempt record ‘at some point’

Tanfield is the second fastest Briton in the individual pursuit behind 1992 Olympic champion Chris Boardman British amateur cyclist Charlie Tanfield has set his sights on breaking Sir Bradley Wiggins’ hour record – saying he has “done the maths”. Tanfield, 21, won individual pursuit gold