BASEBALL

The New Hampshire Fisher Cats pressured additional innings with two runs in the ninth, then scored eight runs in the 10th for a 14-6 win Friday night time towards the Portland Sea Dogs at Hadlock Field.

The Sea Dogs led 6-3 after 4 innings with the assistance of two dwelling runs by Pedro Castellanos and one by Ronaldo Hernandez, however they have been held scoreless the remainder of the way in which.

Jose Adames took the loss after he was unable to transform the save in the ninth. Matthew Kent was charged with the ultimate seven runs.

SOCCER

EUROPEAN CHAMPIONSHIPS: A flurry of second-half targets gave Italy a 3-0 win over Turkey in the opening match of the event in Rome.

Ciro Immobile kicked in a rebound from shut vary and Lorenzo Insigne added one other following a poor clearance. Both got here after an personal purpose from Turkey defender Merih Demiral had given Italy the lead.

The Italians dominated from the beginning however have been denied in the primary half by an excellent save from Turkey goalkeeper Ugurcan Cakir and a call by the referee to not award a penalty for an obvious handball.

The event is being held a 12 months late due to the coronavirus pandemic however continues to be being known as Euro 2020.

GOLF

PGA: Chesson Hadley is off to his greatest begin on the PGA Tour since 2016, taking pictures a 5-under 66 for a two-stroke lead over Dustin Johnson in the Palmetto Championship at Ridgeland, South Carolina.

Hadley was at 11-under 131 at Congaree Golf Club, his lowest whole by means of 36 holes for the reason that The RSM Classic in 2016.

The top-ranked Johnson, who opened his afternoon spherical 5 pictures behind early starter Hadley, was tied for the lead by means of 17 holes however completed with a double-bogey 6 for a 68. Still, at 9-under 133, he had his greatest 36-hole begin since profitable the Travelers virtually a 12 months in the past.

LPGA: Danielle Kang birdied the par-5 18th gap for a 6-under 66 and a one-stroke lead in the MEDIHEAL Championship, the tour’s second straight occasion on the San Francisco Peninsula.

Kang had a 7-under 137 whole at Lake Merced in Daly City for a one-stroke lead over first-round chief Leona Maguire and former Stanford participant Lauren Kim.

CHAMPIONS TOUR: Miguel Angel Jimenez had two eagles in a 7-under 65 in sizzling and humid circumstances to take the first-round lead in the American Insurance Championship at Madison, Wisconsin.

Defending champion Jerry Kelly was second after a 67 in his hometown occasion. He eagled the second and had three birdies.

Major champions Fred Couples, Jim Furyk and Retief Goosen have been at 68 together with Colin Montgomerie, Ken Tanigawa and Wes Short Jr.

EUROPEAN TOUR: Caroline Hedwall of Sweden shot a 7-under 64 to take a one-stroke lead after two rounds of the inaugural Scandinavian Mixed event in Gothenburg, Sweden.

Hosted by Annika Sorenstam and Henrik Stenson, the occasion is a primary on the European Tour, that includes 78 males and 78 ladies competing on the identical course for one trophy and one prize cash pool.

Hedwall had two eagles, 5 birdies and a bogey at Vallda Golf and Country Club for a 36-hole whole of 13-under 129, a stroke forward of male taking part in companion Joost Luiten, who shot 65.

England’s Steven Brown (68) and South Africa’s Darren Fichardt (67) have been a shot additional again.

FOOTBALL

NFL: The Chicago Bears signed first-round draft decide Justin Fields to a four-year contract.

The Bears landed their quarterback of the longer term after they traded up 9 spots with the New York Giants to take the Ohio State star with the No. 11 general decide. They have him working with the second staff for now behind veteran newcomer Andy Dalton, who signed a one-year contract in March, however the query is for a way lengthy.

Fields was a Heisman Trophy finalist in 2019 and the Big Ten Offensive Player of the Year every of his two seasons at Ohio State after transferring from Georgia. He threw for five,373 yards, 63 touchdowns and 9 interceptions for the Buckeyes.

The Bears are relying on Fields to ship in a manner Mitchell Trubisky by no means did after being drafted with the No. 2 general decide in 2017, and to solidify a place that has traditionally been a sore spot for them.

The Bears opted to not train their fifth-year possibility on Trubisky for 2021 previous to final season. He then obtained benched in favor of veteran Nick Foles for a part of the 12 months and wound up signing with Buffalo to again up Josh Allen.

OLYMPICS

2032 GAMES: Brisbane has lengthy gave the impression to be in a one-horse race to host the 2032 Olympics. That race seems positive to be over and gained subsequent month when the International Olympic Committee meets earlier than the Tokyo Games open.

IOC President Thomas Bach stated after an govt board assembly Thursday that Brisbane, Australia’s third-biggest metropolis, will be awarded internet hosting rights as the one candidate proposed at a July 21 assembly in Tokyo.

Brisbane’s victory already appeared sure after the IOC put it on the fast track in February by being named the popular candidate and not using a formal opponent. Though Bach stated the result was “in the hands” of the members – round 100 will meet two days forward of the Tokyo opening ceremony – they sometimes rubber stamp all suggestions coming from the management.

TENNIS

STUTTGART OPEN: One up-and-coming Canadian tennis participant edged into the semifinals however one other fell quick.

Canada’s Felix Auger-Aliassime wanted two tiebreaks to beat Ugo Humbert of France 7-6 (5), 7-6 (8) after he did not convert three match factors in the second-set tiebreak and needed to save set level twice earlier than profitable three straight factors to seal the quarterfinal. That arrange a semifinal for Auger-Aliassime towards Sam Querrey of the United States, who recovered from a set right down to beat fast-climbing Swiss 18-year-old Dominic Stricker, 6-7 (4), 7-6 (4), 6-3.

Top-ranked Canadian Denis Shapovalov misplaced one other shut match 7-5, 7-6 (3) towards veteran former U.S. Open champion Marin Cilic. It was all the time prone to be a troublesome match for Shapovalov as a result of he was taking part in for the second time on Friday after ousting Feliciano Lopez 6-2, 6-7 (2), 6-3 in the end of a second-round match delayed from Thursday due to rain.

Cilic’s semifinal opponent is Austrian Jurij Rodionov, who upset fourth-seeded Australian Alex de Minaur 3-6, 6-3, 7-6 (4).


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