Golf-Westwod looks forward to Houston Open
3/31/2011
Ahead of next week’s Masters, the world number two Lee Westwood is hoping to find his form at this week’s Houston Open. Westwood, who spent a few weeks as the world number one golfer before being deposed by German Martin Kaymer last month, has yet to win a Major. He finished second in last year’s...
Cricket-Clarke appinted as Australian Captain
3/30/2011
Michael Clarke has been appointed as Australia’s test and one-day international captain. He succeeds Ricky Ponting who announced his decision to retire as captain in both forms of the game yesterday “It's a great honour but at the same time a great surprise as I wasn't expecting Ricky to stand do...
Cricket-India Knock Cup Holders Australia Out
3/25/2011
India have knocked the holders Australia out of the World Cup beating them by five wickets.Winning the toss and opting to bat first Australia reached a total of 260-6, which included a century form Ricky Pontin, his first for 13 months.In reply Sachin Tendulkar scored 53, which on his 45th run made...
Cricket-Pakistan Progress to Semi-Finals
3/24/2011
Pakistan thrashed the West Indies by 10 wickets in the first of the quarter final matches of the Cricket World Cup.The West Indies won the toss and opted to bat first, but were bowled out for a mere 112 runs, with only Shivnarine Chanderpaul (44 not out) and Ramnaresh Sarwan (24) reaching double fi...
Golf-Wilson helps Lake Nona to win Tavistock Cup
3/17/2011
England’s Oliver Wilson has had a double win at the Tavistock Cup, Isleworth Golf and Country Club, Florida on Tuesday.The Mansfield golfer won the Payne Stewart Trophy for the best individual round of the day, after he finished with birdie-eagle-birdie to beat Robert Allenby by one shot.Wilson, wh...
Golf-European Tour Heads to Sicily
3/17/2011
The European Tour will be in Sicily this week for the inaugural Sicilian Open; the first event of the 2011 season to be played in EuropeOrganisers will be hoping that it will help Italy continue to be a major part of world golf.Italy is already a force to be reckoned with, producing three exciting...
Cricket-Ireland are out of the Wolrd Cup
3/16/2011
Irelands Cricket World Cup dream is over. They lost by 131 runs to South Africa in Kolkata.The result means that they cannot now qualify for the next round.Ireland won the toss and put South Africa into bat. They started well and at one stage were 117-5, but their progress was thwarted when JP Dumi...
Golf-Is Tiger's Form Returning?
3/15/2011
Tigers return to form appears to be continuing. Following on from his 10th position at the recent WGC-Cadillac Championship, the former world number one golfer enjoyed an eight under par better-ball score of 64 with partner Arjun Atwal yesterday.Woods was playing in the opening day of the Tavistock...
Golf-Watney wins WGC-Cadillac Championship
3/14/2011
Nick Watney has beat fellow American Dustin Johnson by 2 shots to win the World Golf Championship-Cadillac Championship.Watney who was runner-up in the same tournament two years ago finished on 16 under 272 at the TPC Blue Monster Golf Course, Doral, Florida.Johnson was the overnight leader, going...
Cricket-Tremlett called into Squad
3/10/2011
Woodworm Sponsored cricketer Chris Tremlett has been called into the World Cup Squad.England have been given permission from the ICC for the fast bowler to replace an injured Stuart Broad.Broad was ruled out of playing in any further games in the World Cup on Tuesday due a side strain injury, which...
Golf-World's Top Three Tee Off Together
3/9/2011
The world’s top three golfers have been drawn to play together at tomorrow’s WGC Cadillac Championship.Martin Kaymer, Lee Westwood and Luke Donald will all tee off together for the Thursday and Friday rounds of this World Golf Championship.Donald is a newcomer to the top three after beating Martin...
Golf-Sabbatini wins the Honda Classic
3/7/2011
South African Rory Sabbatini has won his sixth PGA title at the Honda Classic in Florida.He beat the 2009 winner South Korean YE Yang by one shot with a nine under par total of 271.Sabbatini went into the final round five shots clear, and kept that lead until the eighth hole , when he saw his lead...
Cricket-Ireland's stunning Victory over England
3/3/2011
Irishman Kevin O’Brien hit the fastest century in World Cup history to beat England by three wickets at last night’s game at the M Chinnaswarmy Stadium in Bangalore.Chasing an impressive total of 327-8, which had included high scores from Kevin Pietersen (50), Jonathan Trot (92) and Ian Bell (81),...
Golf - Europeans Top of World Golf Rankings
3/1/2011
For the first time since 1992, the Official World Golf Ranking has four Europeans in the top four spots.Following the weekends play at the WGC-Accenture Match Play Championships it has been all change at the top.German Martin Kaymer replaced Lee Westwood when he earnt himself a place in the final o...