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Daily Archives: September 10, 2018

US Open 2018: Umpire Carlos Ramos defended by ITF after Serena Williams row

Watch: Serena Williams calls umpire ‘liar’ and ‘thief’ The US Open final umpire whom Serena Williams called “a thief” has been defended by tennis’ governing body. Williams, beaten in straight sets by Naomi Osaka, was docked a game for verbal abuse, having already had a point penalty for smashing her racquet and a code violation for coaching.

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Your new No. 1: Justin Rose becomes the 22nd golfer to be ranked best in the world

Justin Rose didn’t win the 2018 BMW Championship — in fact, he lost in heartbreaking fashion during a sudden death playoff — but he did achieve something maybe even bigger on Monday at Aronimink. Rose ascended to the No. 1 ranking in the Official World Golf Rankings and became just the 22nd golfer in history to do so. Rose took ...

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Rose's 20-year journey leads to No. 1 ranking

NEWTOWN SQUARE, Pa. – Justin Rose didn’t win the BMW Championship on Monday, but he walked away with a consolation prize he’s wanted for 20 years. With his playoff loss and solo-second finish at Aronimink, Rose ascended to No. 1 in the Official World Golf Ranking for the first time in his career, leapfrogging Justin Thomas, Brooks Koepka and new-No. ...

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Papadatos second in Bridgestone Challenge

Central Coast native Dimitrios Papadatos has cemented his position inside the top 15 on the European Challenge Tour’s order of merit after finishing second at the Bridgestone Challenge north of London. Possessing a four-shot lead heading into the weekend, Papadatos was tied at the top along with Czech Stanislav Matus going into the final round but was unable to keep ...

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All-purpose yards keep piling up for Wake Forest's Dortch

Wake Forest’s Greg Dortch sure can fill up a stat sheet. Dortch ranks first in the nation in all-purpose yards after one of the great individual performances in Atlantic Coast Conference history. The sophomore became the first Wake Forest player since 1927 to return two punts for touchdowns, and he finished with 310 all-purpose yards and three TDs on just ...

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