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Richard Bland

Jordan Spieth in action on January 26, 2019
Jordan Spieth not convinced by good omen
South Africa's Branden Grace has played alongside the eventual winner in the first two rounds in both 2018 and 2019.
Jul 15, 22:36
Jordan Spieth in action at the USPGA on May 17, 2019
Jordan Spieth makes strong start at Open Championship
The American trailed clubhouse leader Louis Oosthuizen by one shot at Royal St George's.
Jul 15, 17:54
Louis Oosthuizen pictured at the US Open on June 18, 2021
Louis Oosthuizen stars in first round of 149th Open Championship
Fellow former champions Jordan Spieth and Stewart Cink are not too far behind the South African.
Jul 15, 15:34
Danny Willett pictured at the Masters on November 13, 2020
Danny Willett looking to end difficult year on a high
2021 could yet include a career-defining moment for the 33-year-old from Sheffield.
Jul 15, 14:06
Brian Harman pictured at the Open on July 15, 2021
Brian Harman takes early lead at 149th Open Championship
The left-hander had five birdies in eight holes only to drop a shot after missing the ninth green.
Jul 15, 13:07
Richard Bland pictured at the US Open on June 18, 2021
Richard Bland reacts to first tee shot at the Open
Richard Bland was given the honour of getting the delayed 149th Open under way at 6.35am.
Jul 15, 13:03
Paul Casey in action at the Open on July 15, 2021
English trio share early lead at Royal St George's
Danny Willett, the 2016 Masters champion, rolled in an eight-footer at the first and picked up another shot at the fifth.
Jul 15, 09:11
Andy Sullivan pictured at the Open on July 15, 2021
Andy Sullivan secures early birdie at the Open
Andy Sullivan was first to take advantage of favourable but breezy conditions by holing a 25-foot birdie putt at the first.
Jul 15, 08:16
Rory McIlroy pictured at the US Open on June 20, 2021
Rory McIlroy surges into contention at US Open
He is two shots off the lead after 54 holes in California.
Jun 20, 07:50
Richard Bland pictured at the US Open on June 18, 2021
Richard Bland, Russell Henley set pace at US Open
Of the last 25 US Open champions, 23 were at or within two shots of the lead after 36 holes.
Jun 19, 22:34
Richard Bland pictured at the US Open on June 18, 2021
Early starters bid to make inroads at US Open
Richard Bland and Russell Henley were the joint leaders at Torrey Pines.
Jun 19, 19:44
Richard Bland pictured at the US Open on June 18, 2021
Richard Bland claims share of US Open lead
The 48-year-old is the oldest player to lead or share the lead after 36 holes in US Open history.
Jun 19, 08:39
Richard Bland pictured at the US Open on June 18, 2021
Richard Bland claims overnight lead at the US Open
The Englishman finished day two one shot ahead of former Open champion Louis Oosthuizen.
Jun 18, 22:28
Richard Bland pictured at the US Open on June 18, 2021
Richard Bland leading the way at US Open
Richard Bland began the week as a 500/1 outsider and 115th in the world.
Jun 18, 20:56
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England's Richard Bland continues to shine at US Open
Richard Bland won his first European Tour title in his 478th start at the British Masters.
Jun 18, 19:04
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Richard Bland hoping for "proper US Open test" at Torrey Pines
The 48-year-old's only previous tournament in America was the 2009 US Open.
Jun 14, 17:08
Leicester City's Jamie Vardy celebrates winning the FA Cup on May 15, 2021
The best pictures from this weekend's sporting action
Leicester tasted FA Cup glory for the first time as Liverpool found an Alisson in Wonderland.
May 17, 07:29
Leicester City celebrate Youri Tielemans's goal in the FA Cup final against Chelsea on May 15, 2021
Saturday's sporting social: Bland breaks his duck on afternoon of firsts
Nathan Tella and Fabio Carvalho scored their first Premier League goals as Richard Bland was finally a European Tour winner at the 478th attempt.
May 15, 20:05
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Richard Bland claims maiden European Tour title at British Masters
Richard Bland becomes the oldest first-time winner in European Tour history.
May 15, 18:11
Robert MacIntyre pictured in February 2020
Robert MacIntyre claims a share of halfway lead at British Masters
The 24-year-old sits alongside fellow Scot Calum Hill and English veteran Richard Bland on seven under par.
May 13, 19:50
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Richard Bland looking to win first European Tour title at 478th attempt
The 48-year-old leads the British Masters by one shot at the halfway stage.
May 13, 14:53
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Result: Christiaan Bezuidenhout claims win at Alfred Dunhill Championship
The South African was a picture of consistency down the stretch as those around him faltered.
Nov 29, 13:23
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Poland's Adrian Meronk opens up three-shot lead at Leopard Creek
Meronk became the first Polish player to share the lead at a European Tour event.
Nov 27, 19:10
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Result: Andres Romero storms to thrilling BMW International Open victory
World number 837 Andres Romero of Argentina claims his first European Tour victory in almost 10 years at the BMW International Open in Munich.
Jun 25, 20:35
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Thorbjorn Olesen in command at Turkish Airlines Open
Denmark's Thorbjorn Olesen opens up a six-shot lead at the halfway stage of the Turkish Airlines Open.
Nov 4, 14:13
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Richard Bland holds lead at British Masters
England's Richard Bland holds a one-shot lead at the halfway stage of the British Masters.
Oct 15, 09:35
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Four-way tie for the lead after day one of British Masters
Mikko Ilonen, Marc Warren, Tommy Fleetwood and Richard Sterne share the lead following first-round 66s at the British Masters.
Oct 13, 18:43
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Rikard Karlberg leads rain-hit Italian Open
Defending champion Rikard Karlberg heads the Italian Open leaderboard after a rain-hit first day in Monza.
Sep 15, 17:45
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Scott Hend finishes strongly to take lead at KLM Open
Nino Bertasio's double-bogey on the final hole allows Scott Hend - who himself finished strongly - to take the outright lead after the third round of the KLM Open.
Sep 10, 18:20
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Result: Li Haotong triumphs on home soil at Volvo China Open
World number 237 Li Haotong overcomes a two-shot deficit to win the Volvo China Open by three strokes in Beijing.
May 1, 10:39
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Nathan Holman maintains lead after round two of Maybank Championship Malaysia
Australia's Nathan Holman continues his impressive start to the 2016 season by claiming the halfway lead at the inaugural Maybank Championship Malaysia.
Feb 19, 13:53
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Victor Dubuisson, Jaco van Zyl share Turkish Open lead, Rory McIlroy third
Rory McIlroy remains one shot behind leaders Victor Dubuisson and Jaco van Zyl after the third round of the Turksih Airlines Open.
Oct 31, 14:55
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Jaco van Zyl maintains Turkish Airlines Open lead
Jaco van Zyl finishes the second round of the Turkish Airlines Open on 14-under-par, two shots clear going into the weekend.
Oct 30, 14:59
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Paul Dunne, Jimmy Mullen, Kristoffer Broberg share lead at Alfred Dunhill Links Championship
Paul Dunne, Jimmy Mullen and Kristoffer Broberg share the lead at the Alfred Dunhill Links Championship after the first day of action at Kingsbarns and Carnoustie.
Oct 1, 21:24
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Bernd Wiesberger, Benjamin Hebert lead Porsche European Open
Bernd Wiesberger and Benjamin Hebert shoot matching 64s to share the first-round lead at the Porsche European Open at the Bad Griesbach Golf Resort.
Sep 24, 20:58
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Frenchman Gregory Havret takes early European Masters lead
Gregory Havret shoots a seven-under-par 63 to take a one-shot lead after the first round of the Omega European Masters in Switzerland.
Jul 23, 19:50
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Kevin Phelan, Matt Ford lead Africa Open
Matt Ford and Kevin Phelan share the lead after the first round of the Africa Open in East London.
Mar 5, 16:25
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Result: Alvaro Quiros, Simon Dyson share China Open lead after first round
Alvaro Quiros and Simon Dyson share the lead after the first round of the China Open by carding five-under 67.
Apr 24, 16:37
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Result: Emiliano Grillo leads by two shots at Africa Open
Emiliano Grillo of Argentina is two shots clear at the top of the leaderboard after the third round of action at the Africa Open.
Feb 16, 03:38
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Result: Ricardo Santos takes early lead in African Open
Portugal's Ricardo Santos records a first-round 62 to head the leaderboard after the opening day's play at the Africa Open.
Feb 13, 16:03

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CountryGold medalSilver MedalBronze MedalT
United StatesUnited States20231659
Olympics flagOlympic Athletes from Russia12191344
Great BritainGreat Britain10101232
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Monday's key events

· There are no Brits in the women's 100m hurdles final, but Puerto Rico's Jasmine Camacho-Quinn, fresh from breaking the Olympic record in the semis, will hope to pip world record holder Kendra Harrison to gold (3.50am)
· The women's 5000m final also has no Team GB representation, but two-time world champion Hellen Obiri of Kenya will be looking to add an Olympic gold to her list of honours (1.40pm)

· The women's skiff 49er FX (6.33am) and men's skiff 49er (7.33am) come to their conclusion, with Team GB involved in both medal races

· A place in the women's gold medal match is up for grabs, starting with an all-North American semi-final between United States and Canada (9am)
· Australia, who edged past Team GB's in a seven-goal quarter-final thriller, take on Sweden in the second semi-final (12pm)

· The track cycling schedule gets underway, with Team GB holding a particular interest in the team pursuit qualifying. Laura Kenny is part of the women's team (7.54am), while the men's team includes Ed Clancy (9.02am)

· The Gadirova twins Jessica and Jennifer will both take part in the women's floor final as they look to add to their team bronze (9.57am)

· Newly-crowned European champion Emily Campbell flies the flag for Great Britain in the women's +87kg, but faces stiff competition for medals from China's Li Wenwen and New Zealand's Laurel Hubbard (11.50am)

· The women's hockey quarter-finals begin, with Team GB last up against Spain (1pm)

> Today's schedule in full
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