Cricket- England winter tour dates announced
6/30/2011
England have announced their winter tour dates for 2011/2012. They will start off in India from 4th October, where they will play five one day internationals and one Twenty 20 match. They then face Pakistan in Abu Dhabi and Dubai in January and February next year. They will play three Tests, four...
Golf-Woods unsure if he will play in the Open
6/29/2011
Former world number one Tiger Woods has said he still does not know if he will play at the Open which begins in two weeks time at Royal St Georges, Sandwich. Woods is now ranked 17th in the world, has not played golf since May, after he was forced to withdraw from the Players Championship after ju...
Golf-Olazabal to miss final qualifier
6/28/2011
European Ryder Cup captain Jose Maria Olazabel may miss next month’s Open after he withdraw from the final qualifying completion.The 45 year old was due to play today at Littlestone, Kent, but has pulled out due to arthritic pain, which he has suffered from for over 15 years. It has also caused him...
Golf-Larrazabal wins BMW International
6/27/2011
Pablo Larrazabal has beaten fellow Spaniard Sergio Garcia in the fifth hole of a play-off to win the  BMW International Open in Munich.The Spaniards had traded places throughout the final day, but Garcia’s birdie on the 18th tied them at 16 under.Garcia, who has not had a win since November 20...
Cricket-Broad disappointed by England's defeat
6/27/2011
New England Twenty20 captain Stuart Broad has admitted that he is extremely disappointed by England’s defeat by Sri Lanka on Saturday.England introduced a new three captain system back in May this year and it was Broad’s first time in chargeSri Lanka won with 16 balls to spare"It's obviously disapp...
Golf-Tiger pulls out of AT&T National
6/23/2011
Tiger Woods has been forced to pull out of next week’s AT&T National in Pennsylvania, due to injury.The former world number one has been out of action since May, due to knee and achilles problems, and was hopeful of playing in next week’s golf tournament, but doctors have advised him to continu...
Golf-McIlroy on way back to Northern Ireland
6/22/2011
US Open Champion Rory McIlroy arrived back on the UK yesterday morning, before returning to his native Northern Ireland today, where he will visit his home golf club for a small private engagement.The 22 year old won the US Open at the weekend by a remarkable eight shots, breaking a host of golfing...
Cricket-Strauss to play for Somerset
6/21/2011
England Captain Andrew Strauss is to be loaned to Somerset in a bid to improve his performance ahead of the four match Test series against India in July and August.In an unprecedented move in the world of cricket-Strauss is contracted to Middlesex, he will play for Somerset in their three day warm...
Golf-McIlroy wins US Open
6/20/2011
Rory McIlroy has won his first Major with a remarkable eight shot victory in the US Open at Congressional.He became the youngest US Open Champion since Bobby Jones in 1923 and the the youngest Major winner since Tiger Woods won the Masters in 1997In contrast to his masters nightmare in April, where...
Golf-Donald hopes for Major Wins
6/16/2011
Speaking ahead of today’s US Open, World number one golfer Luke Donald has said that he would love a haul of Major victories behind him just like Phil Mickelson, who will be aiming for his fifth major victory this weekend."Being number one is a great achievement, but I would love to take his majors...
Cricket-Anderson fit for 3rd Test
6/15/2011
Paceman James Anderson will return to the England bowling attack tomorrow in the 3rd and final test against Sri Lanka at the Rose Bowl, Southampton.The 28 year old bowler was forced to miss the second test due to a side injury, but insists he is now fit to return to the team "I've felt fine for a c...
Gof-Winner of St Jude's Classic
6/14/2011
Harrison Frazer has won his first PGA tour title after a whopping 355 attempts at the FedEx St Jude Classic in Memphis, beating Swede Robert Karlsson in a play offFrazer was dangerously close to losing his Tour Card, but not only does this victory earn him his highest ever pay check of $1,008,000,...
Golf-Westwood receives OBE
6/13/2011
Golfer Lee Westwood is among British sports personalities who have been honoured in the Queen’s Birthday list.The 38 year old from Worksop was awarded an OBE for his services to golf. It top an amazing 2010 for Westwood, which saw him become the World Number one, when he ended Tiger Woods reign the...
Golf-World's Top Three Tee Off Together
6/13/2011
The World’s top three ranked golfers will tee off together for the first two rounds of the US Open at CongressionalLuke Donald, Lee Westwood and German Martin Kaymer will tee off at 8.06am on Thursday. Despite bring the world number one and two both Donald and Westwood will be looking to capture th...
Golf-McDowell, Woods withdrawal"Massive Blow"
6/9/2011
Defending US Open champion Graeme McDowell has described Tiger Woods withdrawal from next week’s tournament as a “massive blow” and added "Golf needs him. He has been golf for the last 15 years. Woods made the announcement yesterday saying I am extremely disappointed that I won't be playing in the...
Golf-Donald stays on top of World Golf Rankings
6/7/2011
Following his 7th place finish at last weekend’s Memorial Tournament, Luke Donald starts his second week at the top of the World Golf rankings. His 10th successive top ten finish means that even after this week’s golf tournaments, he will head off to next week’s US Open as the world number one, as...
Golf-Noren wins Welsh Open
6/6/2011
Swede Alex Noren has claimed his second European Title and won the Saab Wales Open. The 28 year old golfer beat Dane Anders Hansen and Frenchman Gregory Havret by 2 shots at Celtic Manor, last year’s Ryder Cup venue, to close on nine under after dropping just one shot in the final round. Noren ha...
Cricket-Strauss looking for Series victory
6/3/2011
Speaking ahead of today’s second test against Sri Lanka at Lords, England’s captain Andrew Strauss has said that the team are determined to win, and win the series.England currently lead the 3 match series by 1-0, after their remarkable win on Monday, by an innings and 14 runsFour wickets apiece fr...
Golf-McDowell returns to Celtic Manor
6/2/2011
Graeme McDowell returns to Celtic Manor today to defend his Welsh Open title.Just 12 months ago McDowell lifted the trophy and with it what he believes was the “catalyst” for his best golfing season yet.Then, two weeks later he went onto win his first Major, the US Open at Pebble Beach. He then wen...
Golf-Ramsay arrives too late for play-off
6/1/2011
Scotsman Richie Ramsay has missed out of a chance in playing in the months US Open because he turned up late for the play-off.Ramsay had finished in a tie with Johan Edfors and Andreas Harto at four under, but had already left the golf course and was on the way to the wedding reception of a fellow...