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  • With Woods now pain-free after back surgery, the 38-year-old player is a force to be reckoned with as he goes up against defending champion Phil Mickelson.

    HOYLAKE, ENGLAND - JULY 15: Tiger Woods of the United States tees off during a practice round prior to the start of The 143rd Open Championship at Royal Liverpool on July 15, 2014 in Hoylake, England. Credit Stuart Franklin/Getty Images
    LAST UPDATE : Jul 15, 2014, 6:26 PM EDT
  • This photo released by courtesy of Sony Pictures Classics shows Lance Armstrong in the documentary film, “The Armstrong Lie," by director, Alex Gibney. The film releases in the US on Friday, Nov. 8, 2013.

    Lance Armstrong claims former International Cycling Union president Hein Verbruggen instigated a cover-up of his doping at the 1999 Tour de France.

    LAST UPDATE : Nov 18, 2013, 3:01 PM EST
  • Real Madrid's coach Jose Mourinho from Portugal reacts during a Spanish La Liga soccer match against Malaga at the Santiago Bernabeu stadium, in Madrid, on Wednesday, May 8, 2013.

    Jose Mourinho will leave Real Madrid after three years as coach, paving the path for his return to England and a second stint as Chelsea's manager.

    LAST UPDATE : May 20, 2013, 5:48 PM EDT
  • In this Saturday, March 31, 2012 file photo, with Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, prime minister and ruler of Dubai on his left, Mahmoud al-Zarooni, the trainer of Monterosso from Great Britain holds the trophy after they won the Dubai World Cup race in Dubai, United Arab Emirates. Zarooni was charged with violating multiple rules related to banned substances in horses after samples from 11 of his horses at stables in Newmarket including 1000 Guineas favorite Certify were found to contain traces of a

    British Horseracing Authority banned Mahmood al-Zarooni for eight years after he admitted giving anabolic steroids to 15 of his horses at stables in Newmarket, England — including 1000 Guineas favorite Certify.

    LAST UPDATE : Apr 25, 2013, 5:36 PM EDT
  • Richard Scudamore, chief executive of the English Premier League, speaks during an interview at NBC studios on Tuesday, April 16, 2013 in New York. Scudamore and NBC executives announced that all 380 English Premier League games will be televised live by NBC and its networks next season as part of a multiyear contract. The telecasts begin Aug. 17 and will be carried on NBC, NBC Sports Network, Telemundo, Mun2 and various digital outlets.

    All 380 English Premier League games will be televised live by NBC and its networks next season as part of a three-year, $250 million contract.

    LAST UPDATE : Apr 16, 2013, 3:56 PM EDT
  • UEFA General Secretary Gianni Infantino speaks during the Soccerex European Forum in Manchester, north-west England, on April 10, 2013. Soccerex is a football business event, conference and exhibition.

    UEFA is proposing tough sanctions against racism in soccer, including a minimum 10-match ban for players or officials found guilty of abuse.

    LAST UPDATE : Apr 10, 2013, 3:15 PM EDT