Don’t blame the professionals who play in the Pebble Beach Pro-Am every year. They aren’t (usually) the ones hitting golf balls from into Carmel Bay from the Pebble Beach course in California. That would be the amateurs who play the course the other 361 days of the year. Recently... Read more
Andy Murray finally has a chance to become No. 1
None PARIS (AP) — By the end of the week, Andy Murray could become the top-ranked player in the world for the first time in his career. Ever since he first reached No. 2 in the tennis rankings seven years ago, the 29-year-old Murray has been trying to catch... Read more
NHL’s teenagers sweating out 9-game countdown
Arizona Coyotes’ Dylan Strome is hoping he stays with the big club rather than be sent back to junior. (Minas Panagiotakis/Getty Images) Dylan Strome is living his NHL dream playing for the Arizona Coyotes, staying in a hotel and avoiding the harsh Pennsylvania winter he endured the past three... Read more
Loan Watch: Asano scores for Stuttgart
Takuma Asano scored his first goal for Stuttgart as they won 3-1 at Karlsruhe. The Japanese forward broke the deadlock, before Simon Terrode made it 2-0. Moritz Stoppelkamp pulled one back from the penalty spot, before Alexandru Maxim re-established the visitors’ two-goal lead to seal the win. Jack Wilshere... Read more
Arsenal Weekly Podcast: Episode 61
We all enjoyed Saturday’s win over Sunderland – and Russell Hargreaves is joined by Adrian Clarke to reflect on the win in this week’s podcast. Meanwhile, former Gunner David Hillier reminisces over his time at the club and looks ahead to the Ludogorets and Tottenham games. Carl Jenkinson tells... Read more
PRO issues referee assignments for second legs of conference semifinals
The Professional Referee Organization (PRO) has announced the referee assignments for the second leg games of the Conference Semifinals of the Audi 2016 MLS Cup Playoffs on Sunday, Nov. 6. Read more
15 years ago, Derek Jeter became ‘Mr. November’
Officially, the first-ever World Series game played in November was Game 5 of the 2001 World Series, which started the evening of Nov. 1. But Derek Jeter got a jump on things the night before. Game 4 began around 8:30 p.m. local time in New York on Halloween. The... Read more
Pep Guardiola all too aware of the size of the task facing Manchester City
Manager admits his side are well short of the machine that is Barcelona Pep Guardiola winked and offered a fleeting smile to one of the Spanish contingent when, at the end of his press conference, he had flat-batted the question of whether it would be difficult to face the... Read more
Gareth Bale’s new mega deal: Does his agent make it into this week’s Magnificent Seven?
Gareth Bale… kerching! By talkSPORT – @talkSPORT Monday, October 31, 2016 Each Monday afternoon, Ray Stubbs and his guests on talkSPORT 2 select a ‘Magnificent Seven’ from the sporting weekend. It’s a proper free-for-all, there are no rules. It can be an individual, a team, a moment, a venue, a quote,... Read more
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