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Former Australian tennis pro Peter Doohan passes away

Former Australian tennis pro Peter Doohan passes away

That was as good as it got for the Aussie in singles although, in partnership with Laurie Warder, he did lose in the final of the doubles at the 1987 Australian Open. "Peter is survived by his mother Thelma, his sons John and Hunter both based in the United States and his sisters Cathie and Margaret", TA added. "His funeral will take place in Newcastle with further details to follow". Consulte Mais Informação

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Finau's 73 makes the cut at storm-battered British Open

Finau's 73 makes the cut at storm-battered British Open

Perhaps that was because he was chomping away on a piece of chewing gum that he kept for the entirety of the round after being encouraged by a sound start. Mark O'Meara, victor at Birkdale in 1998 and now aged 60, had the honour of playing the first tee shot. "He knows how to play his game". He looked a forlorn figure when another wayward tee shot at the eighth finished in thick rough, but he holed a superb 20-foot putt to save par and looked close to his best after the turn as he finally ... Consulte Mais Informação

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Cavaliers talking contract with Derrick Rose

Cavaliers talking contract with Derrick Rose

One of the best defenseman in hockey, Chelios was traded to the Detroit Red Wings after nine productive seasons in Chicago . The Utah Jazz signed big man Eric Griffin to a two-way contract Thursday. After seeing his market fail to develop, there's no doubt that the Knicks would be willing to pay him what he's been offered. Rose's career has been largely plagued by injury, mostly to his knees. Consulte Mais Informação

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LeJean fifth in shot put at Para World Athletics Championships in London

LeJean fifth in shot put at Para World Athletics Championships in London

Dalal managed to pull off a herculean effort to throw 19.02m thereby edging her Baharaini competitor Alomari Roba to a podium finish. She threw 4.32 metres in her second of six attempts and was unable to better it. However, the Indian player performed brilliantly in the Fazaa International IPC International Athletics Grand Prix in Dubai earlier in March and won a gold medal in the same category. Consulte Mais Informação

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Red Sox at Angels

Red Sox at Angels

Sale (11-4, 2.59 ERA) will start for the Boston Red Sox in the opening contest of a three-game series in Anaheim against the Angels on Friday , and that isn't good news for the home team. So much so, in fact, that the Red Sox gave Sale an extra day of rest before his start against the Angels. They worked a man to third base in the fifth, but Sale struck out Yunel Escobar on a boomerang slider that started inside and ended up a few inches off the plate. Consulte Mais Informação

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Derrick Rose In Talks With Chicago Bulls

Derrick Rose In Talks With Chicago Bulls

Meanwhile, USA Today's Sam Amick broke the news of a potential return to Chicago. On Thursday, it was reported that Rose was in contact with the Cleveland Cavaliers to join the team on a one-year deal. " Derrick Rose likely will pick team this weekend, I'm told". Williams played for the Memphis Grizzlies last season, and he was a free-agent this summer. Consulte Mais Informação

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Woodland moving up at the British Open

With Jordan Spieth surging to a two-shot lead at the halfway mark at 6-under-par, Adam Scott is the best placed Australian in a tie for 35th at 3-over, after firing a 4-over second round of 74. But the man they all must catch is Spieth, who once again showcased his brilliant short game to take command. No one made a charge up the leaderboard as most of the players were focused on just surviving the round. Consulte Mais Informação

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Inter faz último treino antes de viajar a Goiânia

Inter faz último treino antes de viajar a Goiânia

Na próxima rodada, o Internacional recebe o Oeste na terça-feira, 25, às 21h30, no Beira-Rio. Alguns dias depois, no sábado, o Vila Nova encara o Figueirense, às 16h30, no Orlando Scarpelli, em Florianópolis. O Vila Nova arriscou novamente aos 42. Gastón aproveitou um erro do volante Rodrigo Dourado e fez o passe para o meia Alípio. O ritmo das equipes eram lento no princípio da etapa final. Consulte Mais Informação

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Injury Worries For Harmanpreet Kaur Ahead Of Final Against England?

They will beat England in the final on Sunday", Ganguly said at Eden Gardens today. "I hope it's an exciting game that's fitting of a Lord's final and the fantastic tournament we've witnessed so far", she further said. India has been quite remarkable in reaching the final, beating New Zealand and Australia in the last league match and semifinals, respectively. With everything going in her favour, team India would be hoping for her to come good in the finals. Consulte Mais Informação

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"An amazing feeling!" Froome delight at time trial performance

Chris Froome will be wearing a bespoke skinsuit during the Tour de France's final time trial. He gets the golden opportunity of getting to go last, which means he will know what he needs to beat to clinch yet another crown. "I'm happy that I went through the Alps without any major problem", the 32-year-old Froome said. Norwegian Boasson Hagen has been on the wrong side of two photo finishes so far in this Tour but made certain of victory in Salon-de-Provence as he attacked out of the ... Consulte Mais Informação

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British Open Leaderboard: Matt Kuchar Holds On as Rory McIlroy Surges

He said Thursday he felt "nervous. anxious, timid" teeing off with Dustin Johnson and Charl Schwartzel , but even that seemed a vague excuse for a player of his stature making bogeys in five of his first six holes. "I'm always more nervous playing in these four (major) tournaments than I am anything else", McIlroy said. "I'd call it a top five probably, major round that I've played, maybe fifth or sixth, something like that". Consulte Mais Informação

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British Open at a glance

British Open at a glance

But although marooned in the part of the draw suffering the worst of it, the 23-year-old Texan emerged with a two-shot lead for the weekend, coping admirably with everything the weather gods threw at him. Photo: AP Photo/Alastair Grant. Golf fans have been waiting for Spieth to replicate his fantastic 2015 season. The forecast was for stronger wind on Sunday, which should be a stronger test for Spieth going for his third major, and Kuchar going for his first. Consulte Mais Informação

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