Golf

The journey of Tiger Woods’ first Masters caddie, Tommy Bennett

Ian O’Connor has won numerous national awards as a sports columnist and is the author of four books, including The New York Times bestseller “Belichick.” Follow Ian on Twitter » Tommy Bennett did not want to caddie for Tiger Woods at the 1995 Masters. “I didn’t want no damn amateur,” he recalls. “I wanted that […]

Soccer

Rhys Williams stepped up to fill Fabinho's boots on the big stage

From non-League to the Champions League: Rhys Williams learned his trade on loan at Kidderminster Harriers but stepped up to fill Fabinho’s boots on the big stage… Jurgen Klopp has a youngster who is ready to take his chance Rhys Williams came off the bench to replace Fabinho who came off injured Williams impressed with a interception […]

NFL

Flores: Decision to replace Fitzpatrick with Tua was tough

Miami Dolphins coach Brian Flores says he regrets that his players found out about the team s switch to quarterback Tua Tagovailoa through social media rather than from him. And Flores says the decision to bench popular veteran Ryan Fitzpatrick was difficult. “Fitz has done a great job,” Flores said Wednesday. “He has been productive. […]

Rugby League

Richmond into another grand final after edging valiant Port Adelaide

Adelaide: Richmond staved off a stirring changing-of-the-guard challenge from Port Adelaide to go within touching distance of their third premiership in four years after prevailing in a heart-stopping preliminary final. The Tigers, the undisputed heavyweight champions of the past four years but forced this season to ply their trade away from their MCG stronghold, had […]

Soccer

Oxford vs Crewe: League One fixture postponed for a second time

The League One fixture between Oxford United and Crewe, due to take place on Tuesday evening, has been postponed for a second time. The original fixture was called off just over 30 minutes before the scheduled 3pm kick-off on October 3 after one of Crewe’s players tested positive for coronavirus. EFL Podcast: B Teams & […]

Tennis

Murray exits French Open at first round after losing to Wawrinka

Andy Murray exits French Open at first round after straight sets defeat against Stan Wawrinka in his first match at Roland Garros since 2017 Andy Murray was making his first appearance at Roland Garros for three years 2015 French Open winner Wawrinka hit 42 winners to Murray’s 10 in the match Murray’s lack of playing […]