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Swampscott’s Steven DiLisio rolls to first Mass Am title

The 21-year-old Duke student never trailed in the 36-hole final, shooting 8-under par in beating Hopkinton’s Jimmy Hervol. 53 minutes ago

Irishman Shane Lowry shares lead, but local hero Rory McIlroy misses cut at British Open

Lowry is tied with J.B. Holmes heading the weekend, and McIlroy made a charge, but it wasn’t enough. 2 hours ago

British Open notebook

Both Tiger Woods, Phil Mickelson miss cut at a major for first time

Woods and Mickelson have played in the same major 77 times as pros but this year’s British is the first cut they have missed together.


Two horses killed in collision at Del Mar

Trainer Bob Baffert said it was a freak accident beyond anyone’s control.

British Open

J.B. Holmes leads by one as British Open returns to Ireland amid fantastic theater

Brooks Koepka got into contention (again), Tiger Woods and Rory McIlroy were awful, and David Duval made a 14 in the opening round.


Jimmy Hervol and Steven DiLisio to play in Mass Am final

Matt Parziale eliminated in quarterfinals.

Chad Finn | Sports Media

Dale Earnhardt Jr. transitioned seamlessly from driver’s seat to broadcast booth

Earnhardt is in his second season with NBC Sports and will be working Sunday’s race in New Hampshire.

Auto Racing

What do NASCAR drivers like about racing in New England? We asked that and more

Five drivers gave us their takes on the circuit’s annual visit to New Hampshire Motor Speedway.