Jason Day ‘Obsessed’ With New Swing, Leads Wells Fargo | Sports News

By BEN NUCKOLS, AP Sports Writer POTOMAC, Md. (AP) – Three years and 364 days since his last victory, Jason Day describes himself as “obsessed” with honing his new swing and improving his results, even if he never gets back to No. 1 in the world. There wasn’t much room for improvement Thursday as the … Read more

Indian sports news wrap of the day: Khelo India Games, Chessway Int’l and more

ARCHERY Archer Gupta bags 3 golds in Khelo India University Games Recurve archer Sachin Gupta grabbed three gold medals for Kuruskshetra University to create a flutter in the Khelo India University Games here on Sunday. The morning session was dominated by Gupta as the 23-year-old lit up the competition, grabbing three golds in three finals … Read more

Is Barty the greatest all-round sportsperson of our times?

The last time Ashleigh Barty took a break from tennis, in 2014, the winner of three Grand Slam titles decided she would play professional cricket, and signed up for Brisbane Heat in the Women’s Big Bash League in Australia. Now, eight years later, having retired from tennis as world No. 1, she has taken up … Read more

Cantlay, Schauffele Shatter 54-Hole Mark, Take 5-Shot Lead | Sports News

AVONDALE, La. (AP) – Patrick Cantlay and Xander Schauffele played the back nine in 8-under 28 and shot a 12-under 60 in best-ball play Saturday to shatter the Zurich Classic three-round record at 29 under and stretch their lead to five strokes . Cantlay and Schauffele broke the 54-hole mark of 23 under set in … Read more

From Phelps to De La Hoya and Kane, Global Sports Icons To Compete In Ryder Cup-Style Golf Team Competition

23-time Olympic Gold medalist Michael Phelps is among the participants in this summer’s Icons … [+] Series. Phelps is seen here teeing off in the Celebrity Matches at the 2016 Ryder Cup in Chaska, Minnesota. (Photo By Ramsey Cardy / Sportsfile via Getty Images) Sportsfile via Getty Images The new Ryder Cup-style team golf competition … Read more

Tributes pour in for Sky Sports’ Nigel Pearson following his death at the age of 52 | Darts News

Sky Sports commentator Nigel Pearson died at the age of 52 on Friday “All Nigel wanted to know was whether he was doing Dublin and Belfast,” Sky Sports’ darts producer Rory Hopkins said as he led the tributes to Nigel Pearson, who died aged 52 on Good Friday. Pearson commented as part of Sky Sports’ … Read more

2022 All-Ireland Senior Football Championship structure: The formats for Sam Maguire Cup and Tailteann Cup explained | GAA News

The format of the 2022 All-Ireland Senior Football Championship and Tailteann Cup explained. It is the first year of the new tiered structure, with All-Ireland quarter-finals also returning for the first time since 2017 Last Updated: 15/04/22 8:54 pm Tyrone captain Padraig Hampsey lifts the Sam Maguire Cup following the 2021 All-Ireland final Over the … Read more

Jack Newton, Who Lost at the British Open Playoff, Dies at 72 | Sports News

By DENNIS PASSA, AP Sports Writer BRISBANE, Australia (AP) – Jack Newton, who lost to Tom Watson in a 1975 British Open playoff and tied for second behind Seve Ballesteros at the 1980 Masters before his professional golf career ended in a near-fatal aircraft propeller accident, has died. He was 72. Newton, who had been … Read more

Live Updates | Smith Gets Within 1 Of Scheffler At Masters | Sports News

AUGUSTA, Ga. (AP) – The Latest on the Masters (all times local): Cameron Smith has pulled within one shot of Scottie Scheffler’s lead at the Masters. Smith made a birdie on each of his first two holes on Sunday at Augusta National. Scheffler parred both. And just like that, Scheffler’s three-shot edge entering the final … Read more

Live Updates | Tiger Woods Tees off in Round 3 of Masters | Sports News

AUGUSTA, Ga. (AP) – The Latest on the Masters (all times local): Tiger Woods has made his way off in the third round of the Masters, looking to slice into a nine-stroke deficit between him and 36-hole leader Scottie Scheffler. In his first official tournament since a horrific car crash nearly 14 months ago, Woods … Read more