Issue: November 08, 2010   (Archive)
Wednesday, August 5, 2015   

Rory looking to be back for PGA title defense at Whistling Straits
Rory McIlroy has scheduled a Saturday practice round at Whistling Straits, site of next week's PGA Championship, a reliable source said.

No `miracle plays' against All Blacks, says Cheika
Wallabies coach Michael Cheika says fans should not expect any "miracle plays" from his side against the All Blacks on Saturday but he is hoping they will show plenty of appetite for the battle.

Gunner shoots down Keane's `selfies' jibe
Arsenal midfielder Alex Oxlade- Chamberlain slammed claims by Roy Keane that the Gunners are more interested in selfies and six- packs than winning trophies.

Clarke's career hanging by a thread
Captain Michael Clarke's Test cricket career could be over if he fails with the bat during the fourth Ashes Test at Trent Bridge, Australian media said, saying he looks "lost" and knows the end is near.

New strike force delights Rodgers
Brendan Rodgers praised Christian Benteke and Roberto Firmino after the forwards made their first-team debuts in Liverpool's final warm-up match before the new English Premier League season.

Another show of Mourinho's studs as Wenger wins
The bad blood between Arsene Wenger and Jose Mourinho bubbled to the surface after Arsenal team defeated Chelsea 1-0 in the Community Shield.

Golden Sun opens Russia campaign in fine style
China's Sun Yang successfully defended his 400-meter freestyle title as he opened his world swimming championships campaign in style.

Triathletes shrug off Rio `sewage' water
Athletes, coaches and organizers at a major test event for next year's Rio Olympics shrugged off a dispute over safety at watersports venues by diving into the controversial waters off Copacabana Beach.

Doping plot thickens
The World Anti-Doping Agency said it is "very alarmed" by new accusations of mass doping that have plunged athletics into a deep crisis.

Lampard fails to make impact on NY debut
Frank Lampard's long-awaited Major League Soccer debut didn't go according to plan as the Montreal Impact beat his New York City FC 3-2.

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