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Gift Ngoepe became the first African to play in the major leagues when he debuted for the Pirates against the Cubs The name of Gift Ngoepe was recorded in the annals of baseball history on Wednesday night when the 27-year-old debuted for the Pittsburgh Pirates to become the first player from Africa to feature in […]

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Didier Drogba, the former Chelsea striker, has joined Phoenix Rising, of the second tier of the American league system, as player and owner The former Chelsea striker Didier Drogba has joined the United Soccer League side Phoenix Rising as a player and co-owner. The 39-year-old has not played since leaving Major League Soccers Montreal Impact […]

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US challenge petered out before the turn and Sergio Garca saw off Justin Rose, his Ryder Cup team-mate, at the first extra hole in what also became a celebration of their great sportsmanship For a few brief moments on Sunday afternoon the 2017 Masters was alive with possibility. At the far end of the 1st […]

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The Englishman ended the third round of the Masters in a share of the lead with Sergio Garca as he looks to win his second major As Jordan Spieths Sunday playing partner, Justin Rose was afforded a closer look than anyone at a record-breaking procession towards Masters glory in 2015. Even as a fellow contender, […]

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Sergio Garcas great talent was on display with birdies at Augustas first three holes in his second round: I want to make sure I keep riding that wave If the weight of experience lurking with intent did not pose such a threat, this Masters could be characterised as a weekend chase for major number one. […]

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The world No1, Dustin Johnson, was hampered by a back injury from falling down stairs on the eve of the Masters and pulled out at the 1st tee As the stricken Dustin Johnson walked from the 1st tee at Augusta National, thereby producing one of the most dramatic departures in major championship history, the Thursday […]

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Aja Wilsons 23 points lift South Carolina to 67-55 win over Mississippi State and programs first national championship Dawn Staley finally could raise an NCAA championship trophy. Aja Wilson scored 23 points to help coach Staley and SouthCarolinawin their first national championship with a 67-55 victory overMississippiState on Sunday night. Staley made the Final Four […]

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Gamecocks roar back in second half but fall short at the end, and Bulldogs will play the winner of Oregon-North Carolina on Monday Nigel Williams-Goss scored 23 points, Gonzagas big men combined for 27 and the Bulldogs used some last-second strategy for a 77-73 victory over South Carolina on Saturday in a matchup of first-time […]

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Tiger Woods has ruled himself out of the 2017 Masters at Augusta due to back problems which have prevented him from becoming tournament ready Tiger Woods has confirmed he will not participate in next weeks Masters, the 14-times major winner admitting his game is not tournament ready as he battles continuing back issues. In the […]

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Players and federation announce agreement on pay and conditions, meaning team will play in world championships, which begin on Friday in Michigan USA Hockey and the womens national team reached a wage agreement Tuesday night to avoid a boycott of the world championships. Players and USA Hockey announced the deal in a joint statement just […]

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