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Jordan Spieth has won the 2017 British Open Championship at Royal Birkdale in spectacular, dramatic fashion. Starting the fourth round with a two shot cushion, his golf through the first 12 holes could be described as mediocre by professional standards. On the 13th, he drove into trouble, so much in fact, that it took 20

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Despite the controversial nature of the decision, FIA, the governing body of the Formula 1 racing series, drivers will receive extra head protection next year from a device referred to as the Halo cockpit protection device. The move by the FIA caught many by surprise, coming as it did following a meeting where a majority

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Even though the overall general classification standings in the 2017 Tour De France have not changed amongst the top four riders, Chris Froome and his powerful Team Sky mates have sent a clear and unambiguous message to the rest of the peloton. Froome finished the 16th stage; a mid-difficulty climbing stage that includes category three

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The axe fell on the neck of Dave Gettleman, the general manager of the NFL’s Carolina Panthers, just a little over a week before the official start of training camp for the 2017 – 2018 NFL season. The Panthers fell off severely last season, ending with a 6 – 10 record that kept them out

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The cyclists in the 2017 Tour De France have an off day today, the last day of rest before they resume the final six stages to determine the 2017 champion. It is truly five stages at this point, however, as the final stage is traditionally a ceremonial parade through the streets of Paris. This year’s

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Fortune favours the bold, it is said, but even if he was bold, Roger Federer was certainly favoured when any and all threats to his pursuit of his eighth Wimbledon victory and his record 19th Grand Slam win were forced out by injury. The group that was unable to path through included Andy Murray, who

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There is always that weighing game professional athletes must play in deciding whether to chase glory in exchange for less in the way of salary, or to take a big check and hope to contribute to a resurgence by a lesser team. That says dual North Melbourne Kangaroos’ player David King, is something that may

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It was a hobbled Andy Murray who took to the court in a quarterfinal match against American Sam Querrey and the lanky Yankee managed to beat Murray for just the second time in nine meetings. Murray was game and steadfast, finishing out the match, unlike some players who would have surrendered at the first sign

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There are some notable goings on over on the women’s side of the 2017 Wimbledon Championships. Venus Williams, at age 37, has made it through to the quarterfinals, and in so doing, became the oldest woman to make it that far since 1994, a span of 23 years. She may be lifted by the fact

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It is a tough run home facing the Adelaide Crows in the last seven rounds of the 2017 Toyota AFL Premiership competition. They have four top eight opponents, with the average percentage for those four being better than 110. For observers, the Crows’ fixture should give a fairly clear indication of their ability to secure

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