Pereira implosion sees Thomas swoop; Guardiola avoids more heartbreak

Justin Thomas has won the US PGA Championship after a dramatic finish at Southern Hills in Oklahoma. Mito Pereira stood on the 18th tee needing just a par to become the first Chilean man to win a major, but could only find the water as his implosion quickly knocked him out of the reckoning. That left Thomas squaring off with Will Zalatoris in a three-hole playoff, the former ultimately prevailing to win this tournament for the second time. Rory McIlroy threatened a miraculous surge back into contention after an early run of four straight birdies, but ultimately Saturday’s disappointing effort of 74 left him with too much work to do.
Speaking of drama, with Manchester City down 2-0 well into the second half of their final Premier League game of the season, Liverpool fans were allowed to dream of a famous last-gasp title …