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Golf-Ormsby blitzes back nine for Fiji lead

Aug 19 Australia's Wade Ormsby tore up the back nine with five birdies to take a one-stroke lead at the end of the third round of the Fiji International at Sigatoka on Saturday.

Golf-European Tour Fiji International scores

Aug 19 (Gracenote) - Scores from the European Tour Fiji International at the par-72 course on Saturday in Natadola -10 Wade Ormsby (Australia) 69 71 66 -9 Jason Norris (Australia) 69 68 70 -8 James Marchesani (Australia) 71 70 67 -7 Peter Wilson (Australia) 68 71 70 Scott Vincent (Zimbabwe) 73 68 68 Scott Hend (Australia) 71 66 72 -6 Gavin Green (Malaysia) 68 69 73 Stephen Leaney (Australia) 71 69

UPDATE 1-Golf-U.S. sweep the four-balls for Solheim lead

* Europe led after foursomes by one point (Recasts at end of day's play)

Golf-McIlroy plans to defend FedExCup title - report

Aug 18 Rory McIlroy plans to play again this year after suggesting last week that he might not compete again in 2017 to aid his recovery from a back muscle injury, according to his management group.

Golf-U.S. PGA Tour Wyndham Championship scores

Aug 18 (Gracenote) - Scores from the U.S. PGA Tour Wyndham Championship at the par-70 course on Friday in Greensboro, North Carolina. The cut was set at 137. -13 Ryan Armour (U.S.) 66 61 Webb Simpson (U.S.) 63 64 -12 Henrik Stenson (Sweden) 62 66 -11 Ollie Schniederjans (U.S.) 66 63 Vaughn Taylor (U.S.) 63 66 -10 Davis Love III (U.S.) 64 66 Kevin Na (U.S.) 67 63

Golf-At home Simpson halfway co-leader at Greensboro

GREENSBORO, North Carolina, Aug 18 Webb Simpson recovered from two consecutive bogeys to join fellow American Ryan Armour in the lead on 13-under par after the second round at the Wyndham Championship on Friday.

Golf-Underdogs Europe seize early one-point lead in Solheim Cup

Aug 18 Underdogs Europe won the last two Solheim Cup matches in the opening foursomes session to take a 2-1/2 to 1-1/2 lead over the United States on Friday in the biennial tournament at the Des Moines Golf & Country Club in Iowa.

Golf-Under-pressure Ogilvy fires up late to make Greensboro cut

GREENSBORO, North Carolina, Aug 18 Former U.S. Open champion Geoff Ogilvy, his Tour card for next year on the line, responded by producing a strong finish to the second round at the Wyndham Championship on Friday.

Golf-European Tour Paul Lawrie Match Play round 2 scores

Aug 18 (Gracenote) - Scores from the European Tour Paul Lawrie Match Play Round 2 on Friday in Bad Griesbach Johan Carlsson (Sweden) beat Matthew Southgate (Britain) 4 and 2 Marcus Fraser (Australia) beat Maximilian Kieffer (Germany) 2 and 1 Jamie Donaldson (Britain) beat Jorge Campillo (Spain) 4 and 3 Anthony Wall (Britain) beat Haydn Porteous (South Africa) by 1 hole Marcel Siem (Germany) beat Mikko Ilonen (Finland) 2 and 0 Thomas Detry (Belgium) beat Ignacio Elvir

Golf-Hend eyes Presidents Cup audition at Fiji International

Aug 18 Australia's Scott Hend put his hand up for Presidents Cup selection after firing a six-under-par 66 to grab a share of the lead after the second round of the Fiji International on Friday.

Dhoni: the legacy of a cricket champion

When Dhoni finally hangs up his boots for good in all forms of cricket, he'll be best remembered as a handsome and charismatic leader who inspired India to scale cricket's greatest heights.