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'10-second' rule denies Johnson share of lead with Harman6/23/2018 4:25:32 AM - Two-times major champion Zach Johnson fell foul of the "10-second rule" on Friday but managed to stay close to the lead as the American ended the second round one stroke behind pacesetter Brian Harman at the Travelers Championship in Connecticut.Lyles runs year's best 100m to claim U.S. title6/23/2018 5:48:12 AM - Young sprinter Noah Lyles got faster as the day progressed when he first matched the quickest 100 meters of the year before eclipsing the mark with a 9.88-second dash to claim the U.S. championships title in Iowa on Friday.USOC close to naming new chief6/23/2018 2:28:34 AM - The United States Olympic Committee is close to naming a new chief executive officer with an announcement expected in the coming weeks, officials said on Friday.Shaqiri snatches last-gasp win for Swiss over Serbia6/23/2018 2:36:53 AMKALININGRAD, Russia - Switzerland hit back with a thunderous strike by Granit Xhaka and a last-minute breakaway goal by Xherdan Shaqiri to claim a famous 2-1 win over Serbia on Friday in a swashbuckling World Cup Group E match tinged with Balkan rivalry.Nigeria reboots their World Cup with 2-0 win over Iceland6/23/2018 12:22:18 AMVOLGOGRAD, Russia - A revamped Nigeria beat Iceland 2-0 and revived their hopes of advancing in the World Cup in Russia on Friday with, striker Ahmed Musa celebrating his return to the team with two fine goals.Neymar histrionics risk making him his own worst enemy6/23/2018 1:30:47 AMMOSCOW - As Brazil forward Neymar broke down and wept uncontrollably on the pitch at the end of his team's hard-fought 2-0 win over Costa Rica on Friday, it was hard not to be moved by his reaction.Argentina asks Russia to deport fans filmed fighting at World Cup6/23/2018 1:26:32 AMMOSCOW/BUENOS AIRES - Argentina said on Friday it had asked Russia to detain and deport four of its soccer fans filmed fighting with supporters from Croatia at a World Cup match on Thursday.Rhode Island legalizes sports betting, gets 51 percent of revenues6/23/2018 1:57:36 AMNEW YORK - Rhode Island Governor Gina Raimondo signed a $9.6 billion budget for fiscal 2019 on Friday that legalizes sports betting and gives the state 51 percent of the revenues from the wagers.Buford: Spurs will 'explore' options, but hope to keep Leonard6/22/2018 9:21:46 PMGeneral manager RC Buford said the Spurs will "explore all of our options," but ultimately hope to mend fences with Kawhi Leonard and keep the soon-to-be-27-year-old All-Star in San Antonio.Cavs GM optimistic after talks with Team LeBron6/22/2018 9:18:33 PMCavaliers general manager Koby Altman senses positive momentum as Cleveland prepares to pitch LeBron James on sticking around.