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Sport24.co.za | McIlroy hoping to provide spark in Ryder Cup

Paris – Four-time major champion Rory McIlroy’s most important drive leading to the Ryder Cup might have come in a car instead of with a golf club. The 29-year-old Northern Irishman made a prank phone call to European captain Thomas Bjorn while driving with team-mates Ian Poulter, Henrik Stenson and Tommy Fleetwood in what became a laugh-filled social media post. ...

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Real Madrid 1-0 Espanyol: Hosts move top of La Liga after laboured win

Real Madrid midfielder Marco Asensio spent the 2015-16 season on loan at Espanyol Real Madrid moved top of La Liga after Marco Asensio’s VAR-awarded strike proved enough to beat Espanyol. Asensio drilled in a low shot just before the break when Luka Modric’s effort deflected into his path, with the goal given after a lengthy review. Borja Iglesias hit the ...

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Sport24.co.za | Australian Herbert claims two-shot lead in Portugal

Vilamoura – Australian Lucas Herbert will take a two-shot lead into the final round of the Portugal Masters after firing a seven-under-par 64 on Saturday, as Sergio Garcia showed signs of form ahead of the Ryder Cup. The 22-year-old Herbert, who is ranked 158 in the world, rolled in eight birdies in Vilamoura to reach 19-under for the tournament. England’s ...

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