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Korea women's tour out to prove there's no place like home

The road to U.S. LPGA Tour riches is one well travelled by South Korean golfers but the domestic KLPGA circuit is looking to stem the annual exodus by boosting prize money and world ranking points on its increasingly lucrative schedule.

Kang Choon-ja, KLPGA senior vice president said the Korean …

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Prince Ali says FIFA needs to speed up reforms

Former FIFA presidential candidate Prince Ali Bin Al Hussein of Jordan is concerned about the pace of reform in world soccer's governing body and says new president Gianni Infantino has "no time to lose" in bringing transparency to the organisation.

Prince Ali told, in an interview said that Infantino should …

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Ecclestone stands up for McLaren boss Dennis

Formula One's commercial supremo Bernie Ecclestone has spoken out in support of Ron Dennis amid continuing speculation that shareholders are seeking to replace the McLaren boss.

"If I was going to run a team I’d like to have Ron with me," the Briton told at the U.S. Grand …

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English-born Ajayi joins O.J. Simpson on elite rushing list

He moved with his family to the United States in 2000, and soon began playing the American version of football, a decision that has led him right into the NFL record books.

He penned an incredible chapter Sunday, becoming just the fourth player in NFL history to rush for more …

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Hamilton cuts Rosberg's F1 lead with 50th win

Lewis Hamilton celebrated his 50th Formula One victory on Sunday with a pole-to-flag U.S. Grand Prix drive that kept his title hopes alive and trimmed Mercedes team-mate Nico Rosberg's lead to 26 points with three races remaining.

Rosberg, who had been chasing his 10th triumph of the season, finished …

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Japanese teen Uno wins Skate America

Japanese teenager Shoma Uno landed three quadruple jumps in Sunday's free skate to win the Skate America men's title at Hoffman Estates, Illinois.

The 18-year-old from Nagoya became the youngest Skate America winner in 14 years in capturing the opening event of the Grand Prix season.

Uno, skating to a …

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PGA Tour adds South Korea tournament to calendar

The U.S. PGA Tour announced on Monday it will add a new event in South Korea, the $9.25 million CJ Cup @ Nine Bridges, to its tournament schedule from next year.

The event will be played from Oct. 19-22 for the 2017/18 season with a field of 78 …

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