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Dustin Johnson had existed around the periphery of golfing royalty for a while now without ever really gaining access to the inner circle.
Cult Wallabies winger Nick Cummins is unlikely to make the Rio Olympics after being ruled out of a crucial training camp with a knee injury.
World No.3 Rory McIlroy missed the US Open cut, and he had plenty of mates.
The Kookaburras have secured a spot in the final of hockey’s Champions Trophy after an uninspiring 2-0 win over Belgium.
“It’s the hardest course we have ever played,” was how Phil Mickelson described Oakmont Country Club in Pennsylvania, the oldest top-ranked course in the USA, built in 1903 by designer Henry Foundes with a crew of 150 and two dozen mule teams.
It was a rough weekend for the east coast of Australia, so the folk at Red Bull decided that when life gives you crazy, ridiculous surf, you hold a crazy, ridiculous surfing competition.
World No.1 Jason Day has opened the door to being another high profile exit from the Rio Olympic Games.
Jason Day, Jordan Spieth, and Rory McIlroy tee off on Friday in the opening round of Jack Nicklaus’ Memorial tournament at Muirfield.
The worst kept secret in netball has finally been officially revealed, with Netball Australia (NA) today confirming that the current Trans-Tasman Netball League (TTNL) will be disbanded at the end of this season and the two countries will form their own leagues for the 2017 season.
Netball Australia have announced a groundbreaking TV deal with Channel Nine, ensuring as of 2017 netball will be seen both live and in primetime on Australian free-to-air TV.
Over the weekend, Australia celebrated their inexplicable presence at The Eurovision Song Contest with a noble second place finish.
Jason Day won the Players Championship in Florida, his seventh success in 17 starts, but not before some of his countless fans had their hearts in their mouths.
Australian boxer Lucas Browne is considering his legal options after the WBA stripped him of their regular heavyweight world boxing title and suspended him for six months.
“Roy Masters broke the netball internet” is not a sentence I ever imagined penning, and yet here we are.
The Australian netball landscape, and potentially women’s sport in this country, could be transformed next season, as the television rights deal for the sport is being negotiated.
Australia’s largest fighting game event, Battle Arena Melbourne 8 (Bam8), is back on event guides this weekend for the annual National Major. The tournament will feature all the big games and top level play.
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Once the land where stick skills were synonymous with hockey skills, India has been struggling to identify as one of the strong contenders in recent times.
Last time India won a major hockey tournament was the 1975 World Cup, in Kuala Lumpur, under the captainship of Ajit Pal Singh.
Edwina Tops-Alexander has still got a long career ahead, but in her ten years in international showjumping she has managed to achieve amazing things.
Eight out of the top ten players will need to finish their Round 3 before commencing the final round on the last day of the US Open. Join The Roar for live updates from the final day of the US Open.
As Ben Hogan once said, “Golf is not about the number of good shots you hit, it is about restricting your bad ones”. Hogan theory will certainly be present at the US Open that begins at the treacherous Oakmont Golf Club.
I can remember a point in my early thirties that all of a sudden my love for contact sports began to backfire.
Well here is my first article on The Roar. Hopefully I can find some people who agree with me!
German manager Joachim Low has been caught on camera doing weird things before but at the Euro Championships he outdid himself.
The 2016 US open returns to the fearsome Oakmont Country Club for its 116th edition. Oakmont’s lightning fast undulating greens and extensive bunkering make it arguably the toughest test in US golf.
Is eSports the next big revolution in the sporting market? With Spanish club Valencia set to announce their new eSports division, it looks like big European sporting clubs are looking at eSports to be something worth investing in.
From funny golf shots to dodgy coin tosses and a rugby league player who bared all. It’s been another interesting week of sport where the lowlights were just as entertaining as the highlights.
The first athletes to really notice the impact of climate change were those engaged in winter sports.
The Fiji Pro is the fifth stop on the 2016 World Surf League tour. The women have just completed their event with France’s Johanne Defay defeating Hawaiian Carissa Moore to claim her second World Tour Event.
What does it take to be an elite defender in netball? Agility? Speed? Long arms? Anticipation? Work ethic? You need all of the above to reach the top and Laura Geitz has all of them and more.
On the fourth of June 2016, the world mourned the passing of Muhammad Ali, who passed away after a long and well-documented battle with Parkinson’s Disease.
Muhammad Ali’s last fight was against Trevor Berbick in 1981, five years before I was born.