Jason Day, Jordan Spieth, and Rory McIlroy tee off on Friday in the opening round of Jack Nicklaus’ Memorial tournament at Muirfield.
Australian Scott Hend was the PGA Championship leader by a shot at Wentworth in England when he teed off last night.
Stephen Moore’s Brumbies rode roughshod over the hopelessly under-equipped Sunwolves 66-5 to join the Waratahs at the top of the Australian Conference table on 34 points, but take the lead on for and against difference.
With skipper Michael Hooper and Israel Folau crossing for two tries apiece at Allianz Stadium last night, the Waratahs stayed on top of the Australian Conference with a courageous, and at times exhilarating, 45-25 win over the Chiefs.
Prop Sekope Kepu is the most important name among the 39-strong Wallaby squad coach Michael Cheika selected yesterday to take on England in a three-Test series next month.
With playmaker Kurtley Beale rehabbing from knee surgery, Waratahs coach Daryl Gibson has turned to Rob Horne as the season saviour.