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By Rania El Gamal and Alex Lawler ALGIERS (Reuters) - OPEC might still agree an oil output-limiting deal later this year as the economic problems of its de-facto leader Saudi Arabia force Riyadh to cede more ground to arch-rival Iran. Saudi Energy Minister Khalid al-Falih said on Tuesday Iran, Nigeria and Libya would be allowed to produce "at maximum levels that make sense" as part of any output limits which could be set as early as the next OPEC meeting in November. Iran has argued it should be exempt from such limits as its production recovers after the lifting of EU sanctions earlier this year.
Phil Mickelson finally has the US Ryder Cup team of his dreams with abundant player input into decisions, methodical planning of key details and an enjoyable partnership with Tiger Woods. The 46-year-old left-hander will make his 11th consecutive appearance in the men's team golf showdown starting Friday after he, assistant captain Woods and US captain Davis Love guided a task force designed to build a successful long-term Cup program. Part of that has been to unite rivals Woods and Mickelson, whose most notable Cup moment in 2004 came when "Lefty" hooked a crucial tee shot left into dense trees in an alternate shot foursomes match and Woods gave him a death stare for the ages.