Mickelson, Rose bloom in summer of 2013
11/24/2013
AprilRBC Heritage - The UK's Graeme McDowell rallied from two strokes down to fore a playoff, then edged the US' Webb Simpson on the first hole to win the $1.044 million purse in Hilton Head, South Carolina. Simpson has seemingly taken command of the tournament with his third-round 65, but he came...
Cricket-Australia announce Ashes Squad
11/13/2013
Uncapped George Bailey and pace bowler Mitchell Johnson are the most notable additions to the Australia team as their 12-man squad was announced for the first Ashes Test series against England this winter.Cricket Australia national selector John Inversarity said:"We have included George Bailey in t...
Golf-Victor Dubuisson wins Turkish Open
11/12/2013
Little-known Frenchman Victor Dubuisson defeated big guns Tiger Woods and Justin Rose to lift his maiden European Tour title at the Turkish Open on Sunday, ending up two clear with a final round 69 to win the tournament on 24 under.The 23-year-old, who is ranked at world No108, held off his more il...
Cricket-India smash Windies in First Test
11/11/2013
West Indies suffered their first Test defeat within three days in four years as hosts India blew them away in Kolkata winning by an innings and 51 runs.An impressive five-wicket haul from the debuting Mohammed Shami, along with three wickets from Ravi Ashwin, was enough to wrap up a comprehensive v...
Golf-Woods lacks respects says event sponsor
11/8/2013
Woods's decision to miss the World Championship tournament in Shanghai last week, for a lucrative exhibition match against Rory McIlroy, was met by fury by the event's sponsors.The World No1 was criticised by Giles Morgan, the global head of sponsorship at HSBC bank, the tournament's backers....
Golf-Tiger's PGA Tour Golf video game over
11/7/2013
Sluggish sales of the Tiger Woods computer game franchise have caused EA Sports and World No1 Tiger Woods to end their partnership that was launched back in 1999.A mainstay on the golf computer game market, Tiger Woods PGA Tour '14 will be the last in the series as dwindling sales forced th...
Cricket-England star signs for Essex
11/6/2013
Essex have confirmed the signing of England left-arm spinner Monty Panesar on a two-year deal for next season, taking on the 31-year-old after his acrimonious departure from Sussex. Panesar, who is currently part of England's Ashes touring party, took 14 wickets in six matches during a loan spell a...
Golf-DJ hails "biggest ever win" in Shanghai
11/5/2013
Dustin Johnson hailed the "biggest win" in his career at the HSBC Champions in Sheshan International on Sunday.Stuck in a three-way tie with Ian Poulter and Graeme McDowell in the back nine, Johnson broke loose with a five hole stretch in 5-under par to close with a 6-under par 66 that gave him a t...
Cricket-England draw Ashes warm-up game
11/4/2013
Glamorgan all-rounder Jim Allenby in the drawn opening match of the Ashes tour between Western Australia Chairman's XI and England that ended on Saturday, with the visitors unlikely to learn too much for their Ashes plan from the Perth stablemateAllenby followed up his first innings half century wi...
Golf-TV Analyst apologises for Tiger cheat claims
11/1/2013
Golf Channel's Brandel Chamblee stoked controversy when in an opinion piece for Golf.com he accused World No1 Tiger Woods of cheating and violating rules throughout the 2013 season.Well, Chamblee has since backtracked from his statements and attempted to reduce the damage with the news that that th...