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2018 U.S. Open leaderboard: Brooks Koepka first to win back-to-back U.S. Opens in 29 years

Brooks Koepka battled through two tough afternoons at Shinnecock Hills over the weekend to become the first repeat winner at the U.S. Open since Curtis Strange in 1988-89 and just the second since Ben Hogan in 1950-51. Everything about 2018’s event from the scoring perspective was the inverse of the 2017 U.S. Open at Erin Hills. By winning on both ...

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Balotelli's first international goal in four years helps Italy beat Saudi Arabia

Mario Balotelli last scored for Italy at the 2014 World Cup against England Mario Balotelli scored as Roberto Mancini made a winning start as Italy boss against Saudi Arabia. Former Manchester City and Liverpool forward Balotelli marked his first international appearance for four years with a superb solo goal. Andrea Belotti put away a loose ball for Italy’s second before… ...

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Atletico Madrid dominate Marseille to win third Europa League in nine years

Atletico Madrid have won the Europa League three times, the joint-most with Sevilla Antoine Griezmann scored twice as Atletico Madrid swept aside Marseille in Lyon to win the Europa League for the third time in nine years. France forward Griezmann opened the scoring by punishing Andre Zambo Anguissa’s poor touch to coolly slot home, then casually dinked in a second. ...

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