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Card-off decides New England PGA Pro-Am

It came down to a card-off for the trophy as Nashawtuc Country Club’s Brian Smith and Garth McGee combined for a six-under 64 at Wanumetonomy Golf & Country Club in Middletown, R.I. an hour ago


Sadio Mane’s success for Senegal could keep him from US

The Liverpool that competes at Fenway Park on Sunday could be without its star striker, who plays in the African Cup final on Friday. an hour ago


Gerry Callahan’s ouster finally gives WEEI a face lift

It’s unlikely Greg Hill will provide much of a ratings boost, but at last, Boston’s pioneering sports station will sound different. 2 hours ago

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For NASCAR driver Austin Dillon, racing has always been a family affair

The 29-year-old grandson of legendary NASCAR owner Richard Childress hails from a family where racing is part of their DNA.

Boxing champ Pernell Whitaker dies after being struck by car in Virginia

Whitaker, 55, was an Olympic gold medalist and welterweight champion, and was regarded as one of the greatest defensive fighters.

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Alex Bowman heads to New Hampshire with victory in hand and renewed confidence

Bowman has never performed well at NHMS, but he also never had a victory in the Cup Series. That changed on June 30.

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Dylan Frittelli rides late surge to win John Deere Classic

Frittelli closed with a 7-under 64 for his first career PGA title, a two-stroke win over Russell Henley, and a spot in next week’s British Open


South Africa’s Daryl Impey wins Stage 9; France’s Julian Alaphilippe maintains overall lead

Daryl Impey led a group of riders who broke away from the pack as the race’s top contenders elected to take it easy for a day.