Sports Quick Hits: Winners Edition - June 19th, 2021
⛳️Golf: Collin Morikawa made his Open Championship debut on Thursday and won the whole darn thing by Sunday. The oldest of the , and last of the men’s golf season, the Open is challenging for North American golfers because of the , but the 24-year-old, who won the 2020 PGA Championship, won handily with a 15-under-par final score.
🏎F1: Less than a lap into yesterday’s British Grand Prix, a between eventual race winner Lewis Hamilton (who recorded his 99th grand prix title) and rival Max Verstappen, who crashed into a tire wall and after a brief hospitalization. Hamilton was dealt a penalty and suffered following the race.
🏀NBA: The Milwaukee Bucks are one win away from their first NBA title since 1971. They beat the Phoenix Suns 123–119 on Saturday night to put them up 3-2 in the series. Game 6 is tomorrow at 9 p.m. ET and a possible Game 7 Thursday, just in time for Suns’ Devin Booker and Bucks’ Jrue Holiday and Khris Middleton to hop on a plane .
🚲Tour de France: The most grueling race in men’s cycling is complete, and for the second straight year, 22-year-old Slovenian claimed the . The youngest two-time winner in Tour de France’s 118-year history, Pogacar is also headed to Tokyo and is obviously a gold medal favorite in the men's road race.