Confidence Breeds Success
9/29/2009
Confidence breeds success England will look to maintain their momentum against New Zealand on Wednesday, despite already qualifying for the Champions Trophy semi-finals. Andrew Strauss's men sealed a place in the last four of the event with wins over Sri Lanka and South Africa. And they may choose...
ICC Stand Strong
9/29/2009
ICC Stand Strong The ICC has backed Andrew Strauss and the umpires in the runner controversy with Graeme Smith, saying they followed the laws of the game. Smith suffered cramps when he was on 124 with South Africa needing another 69 to stay in the ICC Champions Trophy and requested for a runner bu...
England Knock Out South Africa
9/28/2009
England knock out South Africa No one would have thought it but England are in the semi finals, two performances of top quality have resulted in reaching this stage. England bowled perfectly against Sri Lanka on a very English wicket and yesterday batted with such aggression in the middle overs an...
Can England Handle the Magician Mendis?
9/25/2009
Can England handle the Magician Mendis? ENGLAND V SRI LANKA- 1330 BSTIt could get ugly. England, abysmal England, with the top six a mess of indecision and nerves, coming across an unusual spinner they haven't played before; at the Wanderers, it might not be pretty on Friday. When England take on...
South Africa Back on Track
9/25/2009
South Africa back on track South Africa's Champions Trophy quest got back on track with a five-wicket victory over New Zealand in Centurion. After losing their opening match to Sri Lanka they chose to field and bowled out the Kiwis for 214 in the 48th over.  Ross Taylor top-scored with six f...
Palm Springs Crazy Fit Power Vibration Plate
9/24/2009
Palm Spring Crazy Fit Power Vibration Plate Why get a Vibration Plate?It appears that Vibration Training is a real breakthrough in training and conditioning of the body, whether you are planning to lose weight, shape specific body parts or you are a professional athlete looking to improve your spo...
The Only Way is Up...
9/24/2009
The only way is up… Captain Andrew Strauss says the future of England's one-day international team is on the line ahead of their Champions Trophy opener with Sri Lanka on Friday. Pressure is mounting on the players after the ODI series loss to Australia. And with the delay in naming the winter tou...
World Test Play-offs Just Around the Corner
9/23/2009
World Test Play-offs just around the corner The England & Wales Cricket Board (ECB) says it supports the idea of a play-off to decide a world Test championship. A play-off would feature either a single match or short series between two highest-ranked Test nations.  That differs from Inter...
Woodworm and CA on the Big Stage
9/22/2009
Woodworm and CA on the big stage! Cricket's second biggest 50-over event, the Champions Trophy, begins in South Africa on Today, as the sport's top eight teams vie for glory. The tournament was due to be held in Pakistan last year but was postponed and moved because of security concerns. Two tea...
Credit Crunch Hits Race to Dubai
9/22/2009
Credit Crunch Hits Race to Dubai The credit crunch looks to be hitting the Golf world as the European Tour has cut 25% in the prize money at the Dubai World championship. The season ending tournament will have the reduction from £6.1m to £4.6m. This is for the Race to Dubai bonus pool on offer to...
Barham Misses Vital Win
9/22/2009
Barham Misses Vital Win Ben Barham has announced that he was very disappointed with denying a win at the European Tour  Austrian Open. 33 year old from Ashford led the tournament for three and a half days however failed to take the final round. He was beaten by Spaniard Rafael Cabrera Bello w...
Superstitions in Sport
9/18/2009
Superstitions in Sport Sport has forever been riddled with superstition-the number 13 on the back of a shirt, the scores 111 and 87 in cricket, lucky socks and hence the question must be asked, why are sports stars superstitious? There are many examples of superstitions around the world, some with...
17 Year Old Cox Enjoys Superb Debut
9/18/2009
17 Year Old Cox Enjoys Superb Debut Ben Cox, still a pupil at a Bromsgrove School, swapped his books for his bat this week as he made his debut for Worcestershire against Somerset at Taunton. Worcestershire, already relegated from Division 1, gave Ben the nod late on Monday night for the game whic...
Flintoff Debate
9/16/2009
Flintoff rejects England – Arguments For. Andrew Flintoff has confirmed that he has rejected the offer of a one-day contract with the England & Wales Cricket Board, and will instead become the world's first freelance cricketer in a bid to maximize his considerable earning potential in the fina...
AD333 Just Got Better
9/15/2009
AD333 Just Got Better Srixon are one of the best selling golf balls in the Uk and the AD333 is the number one selling 2 piece ball brand. Srixon have released a new and improved version of the AD333 ball. It now features an even larger core, thinner cover and improved aerodynamics. It is even fast...
USA Snatch Walker Cup
9/15/2009
USA Snatch Walker Cup The US has kept their Walker Cup title over Great Britain and Ireland. They won with a 16.5 to 9.5 at the Merion Golf Club in Pennsylvania. The US have a had a huge winning streak recently as they have now won the last three events and seales victory with seven of the 10 si...
Durham Do It Again
9/14/2009
Durham do it again ! Durham finally wrapped up their second successive County Championship title by completing an innings victory over Nottinghamshire at the Riverside. The reigning champions headed into the game against their second-placed rivals needing to take at least 11 points. A draw would...
Day-Night Tests
9/14/2009
Day-Night tests? Bangladesh cricket chiefs have agreed in principle to face England in the first day-night Test match next year. Bangladesh play two Tests in England in May and June 2010, one of which the England and Wales Cricket Board has proposed as a day-night game. The prospect of Lord's hol...
Woods Takes Illinois
9/14/2009
Woods Takes Illinois Tiger has won a PGA Tour title by 8 shots after major knee surgery at the BMW Championship in Illinois. World number 1, Tiger, had a seven shot lead going in to the final round. He finished with a third round of 62 and looked confident all the way. He was kept ahead of the w...
Britain Look Good for Tour Champs
9/9/2009
Britain Look Good for Tour Champs Ian Poulter and Padraig Harrington look to be in the running for places in the Tour Championship in just over two weeks time. There have been five European players who have made it into BMW Championships in Illinois. This will be the third stage of the FedEx Cup...
Broad Sits Out Due to Injury
9/9/2009
Broad Sits Out Due to Injury Stuart Broad will be out of the one day international with Australia due to a neck injury. He will miss the Rose Bowl game so that he can rest a neck injury. The all rounder strained his neck on Friday at the opening match of the series and was ruled out of the second...
Stricker Carries on Winning Streak
9/9/2009
Stricker Carries on Winning Streak Steve Stricker had a fantastic finish to take the Deutsche Bank Championships in Boston. He had two birdies in the final two holes to take the title. Stricker was not the leading the final round and was one shot behind Jason Dufner and Scott Verplank. However t...
Noren Wins European Masters
9/7/2009
Noren Wins European Masters Alex Noren won the European Masters in Switzerland yesterday after holing a bunker shot on the 15th hole. He knocked Bradley Dredge, Wales, from the top spot to take the title. Swedens Noren had a final round of 66 to take the European tour title by a two stroke lead...
Casey Pulls Out Again
9/3/2009
Casey Pulls Out Again Paul Casey has pulled out of the Deutsche Bank Championship this week due to injury. The Brit has failed to recover from a rib injury over 2 months ago. Casey is the highest ranked Briton in golf’s world rankings at number three. He made the decision on Wednesday after pract...
Haddin Out for Champions Trophy
9/3/2009
Haddin Out for Champions Trophy Brad Haddin, Australia’s wicket keeper, will not playing in the ICC Champions Trophy due to a recent finger operation. He will be replaced by Tim Paine. Haddin broke his left ring finger at the third Ashes test on 30th July. The 31 year old was then replace by Sout...
Senior Role Wanted by Westwood
9/3/2009
Senior Role Wanted by Westwood Lee Westwood is hoping for a senior role in next year’s Ryder cup. He is hoping to be the on course leader for Europe. This will be Westwood’s seventh Ryder cup appearance which will be held at Celtic Manor in 2010. The 36year old said, "I take responsibility quite e...