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McIlroy struggles in wind, unheralded Herman leads PALM BEACH GARDENS: World number one Rory McIlroy battled to a three-over-par 73 at a windswept Honda Classic on Thursday in his first US PGA Tour start of 2015.Given the daunting conditions, which saw only 19 players break par, the Northern Irishman wasn't too disappointed with an effort that left him eight shots off the pace set by Tour graduate Jim Herman."I'm coming off a three-week break, tough conditions to come back in," McIlroy said. "Today wasn't what I wanted to start with, but if I can get it into red numbers tomorrow I'm right back in the tournament."McIlroy opened with a double-bogey at the first hole of the par-70 PGA National layout, unable to find his tee shot that landed in the brush.McIlroy pulled back a shot with a birdie at the third, but then made bogey at the fourth and double-bogey from the water at the fifth.After ...
Deila delight at Celtic's new recruits GLASGOW: Celtic manager Ronny Deila heaped praise on new signings Gary Mackay-Steven and Stuart Armstrong after the pair netted on their debuts to fire the Scottish Premiership leaders to a 3-0 win at Partick Thistle.The duo joined Celtic on transfer deadline day following a £2 million ($3 million, 2.6 million euros) move from Dundee United, but they have had to wait for their first run-out due to being ineligible for last week's Scottish Cup fixture ...
Sharapova teaches Bouchard lesson to set up Russian semi MELBOURNE: The experienced Maria Sharapova slapped down young pretender Eugenie Bouchard Tuesday, dominating the ambitious Canadian to set up an all-Russian Australian Open semi-final with dark horse Ekaterina Makarova.The world number two, who could claim the top ranking from arch-rival Serena Williams if she wins the title, showed her intent by breaking the seventh seed in the first game of the match and never looked back.Billed as a Glam Slam showdown between two of the ...
Man United confirm loan move for Falcao LONDON: Manchester United have completed the shock signing of Colombia striker Radamel Falcao from Monaco on a season-long loan, the Premier League giants announced in the early hours of Tuesday morning."MUFC is delighted to announce Radamel Falcao has joined on a 1-year loan from Monaco with an option to buy," United announced on their Twitter account, alongside a picture of the player posing with a club shirt.United have reportedly paid Monaco around 10 million euros ...
Pak judokas to chip in World Championships ISLAMABAD: Pakistan judo team will feature in the World Judo Championships 2014, scheduled to be held in Chelyabinsk, Russia from August 25 to 31.Pakistan judokas failed to show outstanding performance in the last World Championship, but Pakistan Judo Federation (PJF) Secretary Masood Ahmad is optimistic that this time the results would be different. "We are yet to select team for the event team, but we are trying our best to send a strong outfit," he ...


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