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Australias golf aces need to conjure a miracle to contend for British Open glory despite Jason Days second-round heroics at Royal Troon. Cheap Nike Air Max Australia .Day defied savage conditions to fire a brilliant one-under-par 70 - the only red number of the afternoon - to keep his hopes flickering.But the world No.1 will enter moving day a distant 11 shots behind halfway leader Phil Mickelson, with Australias closest challengers Adam Scott and Matt Jones both 10 adrift of the American.Day, though, isnt giving up the ghost after rediscovering his swing - and mojo - when a menacing squall that swept the Scottish links course threatened to wipe him out of the Open.We totally expected to have conditions that were going to be difficult, but not to the point where it was blowing 30 to 40 miles an hour with winds and rain coming in sideways, Day said.I think I went through four gloves during that little time span, and it was coming down pretty heavy on me.My weather gear is totally soaked now and Ive got to somehow dry it out before tomorrow.Day held firm in the worst of the weather after four birdies in five holes on the front nine revived his flagging fortunes.Obviously Ive got to go into the next couple days with a positive attitude regardless how the weather is, because its going to be hard on everyone, Day said.Its going to be hard to win a major tournament. Mickelson has been playing some tremendous golf over the last two days, but you just never know whats going to happen in major tournaments.Ive just got to keep trying to push forward and trying to get myself back into contention somehow.Scott was the only Australian to land on the right side of the Open draw, but failed to take advantage in a disappointing second-round 73, the same score as Jones shot playing in the worst of it late afternoon.Leishman carded a classy 69 after teeing off just before midday to be one over for the championship along with Greg Chalmers (71).Scott Hend (73) got it to four under at one point on Friday before finishing at two over after being caught up in what Day described as the worst storm hed ever encountered on a golf course.It felt like the rain was coming up underneath the umbrella, Day said.That was pretty atrocious.Marcus Fraser and Rod Pampling - who bogeyed the last - were both devastated to miss the four-over cut by a shot after each notching second-round 75s.Nathan Holman was also left shattered after the infamous Postage Stamp par-3 eighth killed his chance of making the half-way cut on his major debut.Holman, 25, racked up a triple bogey and, despite gallantly making birdie on the last in darkness, fell two shots short of a weekend tee time.Nick Cullen, at eight over, and Steve Bowditch, at 15 over, also crashed out. Nike Air Max Australia Mens . Its sharpness matched my mind. This was no night to go to sleep. Air Max 270 Cheap Australia . Defenceman Yannick Weber scored the go-ahead goal early in the third period and the Canucks breathed a sigh of relief with a 2-1 win on Saturday night. . Clarke was injured while practicing on the Doha Golf Club range after the pro-am on Tuesday. The Northern Irishman arrived at the course on Wednesday hoping to start, but after hitting a few balls on the practice putting green Clarke advised officials he was not fit to play. LOS ANGELES -- Carmelo Anthony was thrilled when several Knicks took turns hitting big shots while they held off the Lakers. He can see New York embracing the teamwork and syncopated speed necessary to run coach Jeff Hornaceks offense effectively.The Lakers had a similar rhythm going, and now theyve lost it.Kristaps Porzingis had 26 points and 12 rebounds, Derrick Rose scored 25 in his return from injury and the Knicks beat Los Angeles 118-112 Sunday night for their sixth win in seven games.Brandon Jennings scored 15 of his season high-tying 19 points in the fourth quarter as the Knicks moved a season-best four games over .500 (14-10) with a dynamic effort in the final minutes, capped by Roses jumper with 19.4 seconds left.As you can see, different guys stepped up at different times, said Anthony, who had 13 points on 4-of-16 shooting and hit a key late jumper. Were just trusting one another and believing in what were doing, in our schemes, defensively and offensively. Guys are feeling confident when they get the ball to make plays for themselves and others. We need that as a team. We need that confidence.Porzingis has been feeling discomfort in his right knee, but the Latvian big man shook it off for another impressive effort that included seven blocked shots, tying his career high. His defense didnt prevent the Lakers from putting up a 37-point fourth quarter, but the Knicks scored enough to hang on.The Lakers had a narrow lead in the fourth quarter before Jennings went off, hitting back-to-back 3-pointers and threading a slick pass to Courtney Lee for a three-point play to put the Knicks up 97-89 with 6:46 left.Its just trust, Jennings said. I just try to bring as much energy to it as I can.Lou Williams scored 24 points in his latest big game off the bench for the sliding Lakers, who lost their sixth straight despite the return of DAngelo Russell and Nick Young.Luol Deng set season highs with five 3-pointers and 22 points, but Los Angeles (10-16) hasnt won in December.FRESH ROSERose went 12 for 16 after missing two games with a back injury, capping the effort with that cool 10-footer after the Lakers got within four. Air Max 97 Mens Australia. The Knicks have won four straight on the road after a 1-6 start away from Madison Square Garden.Ive been trying to catch a rhythm for like a minute, Rose said. Its slowly coming.NO DThe Lakers solid offense cant overcome a defense that was the NBAs fourth-worst before allowing 118 points to the Knicks.Its embarrassing, and its embarrassing because we have too many good defenders and athletic guys on this team to be this bad on the defensive end, forward Julius Randle said. We can be a lot better, and we will be a lot better. Its just frustrating right now.THEYRE BACKRussell and Young returned to boost the Lakers, who had been without their usual starting backcourt since late November. Russell had missed 12 of the Lakers last 13 games with soreness in his left knee, while Young missed seven of the past nine with a strained calf.Russell had three points on 1-of-8 shooting in 18 minutes, with Lakers coach Luke Walton strictly limiting his playing time. Young was right back to his usual swaggering self, scoring 12 points in the first half and finishing with 15 in 20 similarly restricted minutes.Both expect to play Monday in Sacramento.I felt good, Russell said. Definitely out of rhythm, but it was cool.TIP-INSKnicks: They made their second stop on a five-game road trip that began with a narrow win at Sacramento. ... Knicks President Phil Jackson, the longtime Lakers coach, watched the game by New Yorks bench instead of sitting with his fianc?, Lakers owner Jeanie Buss.Lakers: They are still without injured reserves Tarik Black and Jose Calderon. ... Los Angeles played its 14th game in 24 days, part of a stretch with 18 games in 30 days and no back-to-back days off before next weekend. The Lakers spend the next two weeks on the road before Christmas.UP NEXTKnicks: At the Suns on Tuesday.Lakers: At the Kings on Monday to open a seven-game road trip. ' ' ' 

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