Cricket-Australia legend retires from Tests
11/29/2012
Former Australia captain Ricky Ponting has announced that he will retire from international cricket following the third and final Test against South Africa.Second only to Indian great Sachin Tendulkar in terms of the number of Test runs scored, Ponting, 37, will play his 168th and final Test game i...
Cricket-England's captain defends Pietersen
11/23/2012
England captain Alastair Cook has fired back at Kevin Pietersen's critics and suggested he will make doubters eat their words.The Three Lions badly need Pietersen to start firing, as their middle order have struggled in recent times and the side are on the verge of equalling their worst year...
Golf-McIlroy in "last week" with Titleist
11/21/2012
Although Rory McIlroy kept silent on his much anticipated move to Nike Golf, the world No1 did confirm that the writing was imminently on the wall for his association with his Titleist with whom he was in his "last week".The press have widely reported that the 23-year-old is expected to sign a £157...
Golf-Golden Oldie: Jimenez wins in Hong Kong
11/20/2012
Miguel Angel Jimenez showed that old is still gold, with a 5-under 65 to earn his third Hong Kong Open title and the record of becoming the oldest European Tour winner on Sunday.Surpassing the previous record holder Irishman Des Smyth by almost a year, Jimenez captured his 19th tour victory at the...
Golf-McIlroy: I'm not done yet this year!
11/13/2012
Despite finishing behind Matteo Manassero in the Singapore Open, Rory McIlroy would never have been more delighted with a third place finish.The typically bronze medal spot is one that's golden for the young Ulsterman as it guarantees him the the European Tour money title, in addition to the PGA To...
Cricket-Batsman's cancer return against England
11/6/2012
Indian batsman Yuvraj Singh has made a fairytale return to the national Test side, with the announcement that after a year out with cancer, Singh has been selected in the squad to face England starting November 15.Singh last played Test cricket in November 2011 at home against the West Indies, almo...
Golf-Woods: I'm on the way back to No1
11/2/2012
Tiger Woods says he on track to recovering his throne at the top of the world golf rankings."Things are progressing nicely," Woods said. "Last year I was 127th on the money list, this year I was second. So I think that's a pretty good improvement in a year. And given that I'm healthy, I'm reall...
Golf-Els will fight to keep Belly Putter
11/1/2012
With rumors in the golfing world suggesting that Belly Putters may be banned by the highers ups by 2016, this year's Open Championship winner Ernie Els has opened a warning salvo to the Tour organizers.‘These are people’s livelihoods. You ask the guys who have never putted the conventional way not...