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Xander Schauffele has a Claret Jug to go with his Wanamaker Trophy, the spoils of two major wins in 2024.

The Narrative Has Changed for Xander Schauffele, Now a Two-Time Major Champion

The player who began the year without a major now has two after a British Open triumph featuring a surgical Sunday 65.

Bob Harig
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Xander Schauffele has a Claret Jug to go with his Wanamaker Trophy, the spoils of two major wins in 2024.

The Narrative Has Changed for Xander Schauffele, Now a Two-Time Major Champion

The player who began the year without a major now has two after a British Open triumph featuring a surgical Sunday 65.

Bob Harig
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Oscar Piastri notched his first career win on Sunday.

Hungarian Grand Prix Takeaways: McLaren Puts the Pieces Together

Oscar Piastri and Lando Norris topped the podium, while a battle between Lewis Hamilton and Max Verstappen went too far.

Zach Koons
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Thriston Lawrence wasn't afraid to hit driver throughout the British Open.

2024 British Open Day 4 Facts, Stats and Numbers We Noticed

Xander Schauffele shot the tournament’s low round to grab the Claret Jug.

John Schwarb, Jeff Ritter
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Xander Schauffele took the lead for the first time on the back nine Sunday.

British Open Day 4 Winners and Losers: Xander Schauffele Breaks Away From Pack to Win Second Major of the Year

Schauffele fired a bogey-free 65 on Sunday to win the Claret Jug. And he wasn't the only winner at this edition of the British Open.

Jeff Ritter, John Schwarb
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Jun 12, 2024; Dallas, Texas, USA; Kansas City Chiefs quarterback Patrick Mahomes reacts after a play during the second quarter during game three of the 2024 NBA Finals between the Boston Celtics and the Dallas Mavericks at American Airlines Center.

Patrick Mahomes Wows NFL Fans With Huge TD Pass to Rookie Xavier Worthy at Training Camp

The crowd at the first full day of training camp went wild when the rookie caught the 50-yard plus pass.

Madison Williams
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Oct 14, 2021; Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA; Tampa Bay Buccaneers outside linebacker Shaquil Barrett (58) against the Philadelphia Eagles at Lincoln Financial Field.

Two-Time Super Bowl Champ Shaquil Barrett Announces Retirement From NFL

Madison Williams
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Arena Bowl XXXIII was held at a shopping mall in East Rutherford, New Jersey.

Arena Football League Hosting Championship Game Inside a Mall Looked So Bizarre

Karl Rasmussen
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Dec 4, 2022; Baltimore, Maryland, USA; Baltimore Ravens running back Kenyan Drake (17) runs after the catch  during the second half  Denver Broncos at M&T Bank Stadium.

Veteran Running Back Kenyan Drake Announces Retirement

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James has won two gold medals with Team USA.

Steve Kerr 'Blown Away' by LeBron James During Team USA Olympic Preparations

Kerr has been impressed with James's level of intensity.

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Feb 10, 2019; Philadelphia, PA, USA; Philadelphia 76ers center Joel Embiid (21) reacts with Los Angeles Lakers forward LeBron James (23) after a 76ers score during the fourth quarter at Wells Fargo Center.

Joel Embiid Cites LeBron James's Age As One Reason Why He 'Doubts' USA Will Win Gold

Madison Williams
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Jan 16, 2024; Inglewood, California, USA; The Intuit Dome is seen from an aerial view while under construction. The arena will the future home of the LA Clippers and site of the 2026 NBA All-Star Game.

New Clippers Arena Features Creative Solution to Give T-Shirt Cannon Unlimited Range

Patrick Andres
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Los Angeles Lakers guard Bronny James has struggled during NBA Summer League.

Can Bronny James Reach the Competitive Level of the NBA?

Chris Mannix
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Jul 19, 2024; Denver, Colorado, USA; San Francisco Giants manager Bob Melvin (6) during the first inning against the Colorado Rockies at Coors Field.

Giants Manager Bob Melvin Ejected After Arguing With Umpiring Crew Before Game

This was Melvin's fourth ejection of the 2024 season.

Madison Williams
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Jul 19, 2024; Bronx, New York, USA;  New York Yankees designated hitter Aaron Judge (99) hits an RBI single in the sixth inning against the Tampa Bay Rays at Yankee Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Wendell Cruz-USA TODAY Sports

Aaron Judge Blasts 444-Foot Home Run Against Rays

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May 17, 2024; Phoenix, Arizona, USA; Detroit Tigers pitcher Tarik Skubal (29) throws against the Arizona Diamondbacks in the fourth inning at Chase Field. Mandatory Credit: Rick Scuteri-USA TODAY Sports

Tigers Listening to Trade Offers for Tarik Skubal, per Report

Ryan Phillips
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Cleveland Guardians starting pitcher Ben Lively.

Walk-Off Wagers: MLB Best Bets Today (Mets, Guardians in Prime Spots to Win on Sunday)

Peter Dewey
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Team USA scratched out a come-from-behind win in one of its final exhibition games before the Paris Olympics.

Team USA Sneaks By South Sudan in Olympic Tune-Up After Furious Comeback

LeBron James's late bucket rescued Team USA against South Sudan.

Ryan Phillips
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Duke's Khaman Maluach Impresses for South Sudan Against Team USA

Ryan Phillips
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Michael Phelps smiles, Friday, June 21, 2024, during the seventh day of the U.S. Olympic Team Swimming Trials at Lucas Oil Stadium in Indianapolis.

Which U.S. Olympian Has Won the Most Gold Medals?

Karl Rasmussen
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Apr 28, 2021; Cleveland, Ohio, USA; A general aerial view of the downtown skyline and Cuyahoga River prior to the 2021 NFL Draft.

The 10 Strangest Cities Ever to Bid on the Olympic Games

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Reds shortstop Elly De La Cruz reacts after hitting a two-run home run in the sixth inning against the Miami Marlins at Great American Ball Park.

Deion Sanders Astounded by Talent of Reds Star Elly De La Cruz

Coach Prime gave some flowers to the talented Cincinnati shortstop.

Tom Dierberger
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Jan 1, 2024; Pasadena, CA, USA; Alabama Crimson Tide head coach Nick Saban looks on before the game against the Michigan Wolverines in the 2024 Rose Bowl college football playoff semifinal game at Rose Bowl. Mandatory Credit: Kirby Lee-USA TODAY Sports

Alabama Expected to Rename Playing Field at Bryant-Denny Stadium After Nick Saban

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Jan 1, 2024; Pasadena, CA, USA; Alabama Crimson Tide quarterback Jalen Milroe (4) is tackled by Michigan Wolverines defensive back Rod Moore (9) during overtime in the 2024 Rose Bowl college football playoff semifinal game at Rose Bowl.

2024-25 College Football Bowl Schedule: Full List of Games and Locations

Patrick Andres
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Georgia’s Kirby Smart Jokingly Compared Nick Saban to Darth Vader

Kristen Wong
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Xander Schauffele has two wins in 2024 and they're both majors.

British Open Final Round Fact or Fiction: Xander Schauffele Is the Player of the Year

John Schwarb, Bob Harig, Jeff Ritter
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The British Open has a four-hole aggregate playoff format.

Here’s the British Open Playoff Format If Needed Sunday at Royal Troon

John Schwarb
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Lee Hodges is the defending champion at the 3M Open.

2024 3M Open Full Field: Final Push for the FedEx Cup Playoffs

John Schwarb
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Russell Henley and Sam Burns will tee it up with each other in the penultimate group in the final round at the British Open.

Sam Burns vs. Russell Henley: British Open Round 4 Matchup Bets

Iain MacMillan
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Cavan Sullivan during a game between the Philadelphia Union II and New England Revolution II on July 6, 2024.

MLS's Cavan Sullivan Becomes Youngest to Play in Major North American Sports League

Patrick Andres
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Angel City FC Becomes Most Valuable Women’s Sports Team After Landmark Deal

Kristen Wong
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Argentina midfielder Enzo Fernandez (24) reacts after a shot against Peru in the second half during the Copa America group stage.

Argentina's Enzo Fernandez Issues Apology Over Controversial Social Media Video

Karl Rasmussen
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Jul 4, 2024; Houston, TX, USA; Argentina's midfielder Enzo Fernández (24) attempts to controls the ball during the second half against Ecuador at NRG Stadium.

France Lodges FIFA Complaint Against Argentina After Instagram Live Video Controversy

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