Bryson DeChambeau winning the US Open, the former Bellator champion joining UFC are among the hot sports news today. Let’s have a look at them in the article below!
The former Bellator champion joined UFC
On September 17, UFC officially signed a contract with Michael Chandler, a boxer who had won the Bellator light championship three times. The successful recruitment of a 34-year-old fighter made UFC President Dana White unable to hide her excitement. Speaking on TMZ, White affirmed that he was “extremely happy that Chandler became part of the UFC family”.
Los Angeles Lakers choke Denver Nuggets
In the Western final of the NBA, the Lost Angeles Lakers took a 2-0 lead in Denver Nuggets. However, their second victory only came in the final seconds.
Leading most of the game but the Lakers let Nikola Jokic have a streak to help the Nuggets lead a point back when the match was less than 3 seconds. However, Anthony Davis made a successful 3-point throw to the home team in a breathtaking victory.
Bryson DeChambeau won the US Open
At the US Open golf tournament 2020, Bryson DeChambeau was crowned champion after 4 days of extremely convincing competition. The American golfer completed the tournament with a performance of fewer than 6 strokes by standard, exactly 6 strokes less than runner-up Matthew Wolff.
Tour de France welcomes the new champion
This may be the most expecting sports news today. The most prestigious cycling race in the world, Tour de France has just welcomed a new champion named Tadej Pogacar. The Slovenian racer will welcome his 22-year-old birthday today (September 21). Pogacar is currently a member of the UAE team the Team Emirates and became the second-youngest champion in tournament history.
The former NBA star is permanently banned in China
Ty Lawson, a former NBA player who is currently playing at the Chinese professional basketball (CBA) in the Fujian Sturgeon jersey, has recently been announced by the tournament organizers to ban permanently. The decision was made after Ty Lawson made vulgar words aimed at Chinese women.
Rookie PGA Tour leads the US Open
Matthew Wolff hit a total of 65 strokes at the major event in New York, thereby taking the top spot at -5 points after 54 holes. Notably, Wolff had just been on the PGA Tour for more than a year. Last summer, he won his first title at the 3M Open. In August 2020, Wolff finished T4 with DeChambeau in the major PGA Championship.
Djokovic again shocked the statement
In the match with Koepfer, Djokovic repeatedly glared at the referee after the failed shots. Previously, the Serbian player was not satisfied when the referee asked to hit a point in the match. After being criticized for his misconduct, Djokovic declared shock again.
Above is a summary of hot sports news around the world today.