Following is a abstract of present sports activities information briefs.
PGA Tour pushes closing spherical of Northern Trust to Monday
The ultimate spherical of the Northern Trust might be contested on Monday in regards to the projected path of Hurricane Henri, the PGA Tour introduced Saturday. The system was upgraded from a tropical storm to a hurricane as of Saturday morning. It’s forecast to make landfall on Sunday roughly 60 miles east of Liberty National in Jersey Metropolis, N.J., the positioning of the event.
Tennis-‘I nearly broke my hand’ Medvedev collides with digital camera in shock loss
A collision with an on-court digital camera spelled catastrophe for in-form Daniil Medvedev on Saturday when he was shocked 2-6 6-3 6-3 by fellow Russian Andrey Rublev of their Western & Southern Open semi-final in Cincinnati. Rublev will play Alexander Zverev for his maiden Masters 1000 title on Sunday after the German downed Stefanos Tsitsipas 6-4 3-6 7-6 (4) in an exciting second semi-final on the warm-up for the U.S. Open.
Athletics-Thompson-Herah posts second-fastest 100m ever in speedy Pre Basic
Olympic champion Elaine Thompson-Herah received the ladies’s 100 meters within the second-fastest time ever on the Eugene Diamond League, crossing the ending line in 10.54 seconds on Saturday. Thompson-Herah, who accomplished a 100m-200m double for a second successive Olympics in Tokyo, mentioned she stunned even herself at Hayward Area, beating Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce by almost two-tenths of a second. Shericka Jackson completed third to repeat the Jamaicans’ Tokyo podium sweep.
Sha’Carri Richardson returns from the ban, finishes in final in 100 meters
Sha’Carri Richardson completed within the final place within the 100-meter sprint in her return to the observe Saturday on the Prefontaine Basic on Saturday in Eugene, Ore. Richardson, 21, was suspended for 30 days for testing constructive for a substance present in marijuana, which compelled her to overlook the Olympics.
Athletics-Hassan comes up brief in quest for five,000m world report
Sifan Hassan dominated the sphere however got here up brief in her quest to interrupt the 5,000 meters world report on Friday in her first meet since her star turns on the Tokyo Olympics. In entrance of throngs of hopeful followers and on a picture-perfect evening on the Prefontaine Basic in Eugene, Oregon, the Ethiopian-born Dutch runner simply received with a time of 14:27.89 however did not beat the report of 14:06.62 set by Letesenbet Gidey in 2020.
Walker Buehler pitched into the eighth inning, Trea Turner had a pair of hits and scored twice and the Los Angeles Dodgers prolonged their successful streak to eight video games with a 3-2 victory over the visiting New York Mets on Friday. Buehler (13-2) gave up two runs on six hits with no walks and eight strikeouts. Justin Turner, Max Muncy, and Corey Seager every drove in a run for the Dodgers, who’ve received 12 of their final 13. 5 of the eight victories within the successful streak have come in opposition to the Mets.
Triathlon-Duffy, Blummenfelt win world titles after Olympic golds
Bermuda’s Flora Duffy grew to become the primary triathlete ever to win Olympic gold and the triathlon world championship in the identical yr on Saturday, with Norway’s Kristian Blummenfelt repeating the achievement hours in a while the boys’s facet in Edmonton. Duffy, 33, led within the standings by a 467-point margin headed into Saturday’s grand closing, and obtained a quick begin diving off the pontoon underneath pristine circumstances.
Golf-Nordqvist costs to the highest of girls’s Open leaderboard
Sweden’s Anna Nordqvist roared to the highest of the ladies’s British Open leaderboard with a faultless seven-under-par 65 at a murky and damp Carnoustie on Saturday. Two-time main champion Nordqvist’s scorching third-round that includes seven birdies and no dropped pictures jumped her 22 locations up the leaderboard the place she is tied on 9 underneath with Denmark’s Nanna Madsen, who carded a powerful four-under 68.
NFL roundup: Patrick Mahomes, Chiefs down Cardinals
Patrick Mahomes guided the Chiefs to a area objective and threw an interception throughout his three-series stint as Kansas City earned a 17-10 win over the Arizona Cardinals in a preseason recreation Friday at Glendale, Ariz. Mahomes accomplished 10 of 18 passes for 78 yards. Backup quarterbacks Chad Henne and Shane Buechele every threw a landing go for Kansas City (2-0).
Athletics-Richardson glad her ban introduced consideration to sprinting
American sprinter Sha’Carri Richardson, who will return to motion this weekend after a month-long ban, mentioned on Friday that whereas her constructive hashish take a look at saved her from competing on the Tokyo Olympics she is glad it purchased consideration to her sport. The flamboyant American sprinter was anticipated to be one of many largest attracts in Tokyo however her goals had been lower brief as a consequence of a constructive take a look at on the U.S. Olympic trials in June after she had streaked to victory within the 100m.
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