Maurice Flitcroft: ‘World’s worst golfer’ was pretty good, son claims | News

His fame as the ‘worst golfer in the world’ made Maurice Flitcroft a household name after he scored the all-time high at the 1976 Open Championship after tricking the organizers into letting him play. But while his unusual athletic feats were now deemed worthy of the movie treatment, the chain-smoking prankster’s son claimed his father … Read more

Australian Open faced with staggering player revolt

Novak Djokovic will not be the only player affected by the federal government’s vaccine mandate. Image: Getty The The Federal Government’s No-Jab No-Play Policy threatens to rob the Australian Open of some of the greatest tennis players from around the world. While Novak Djokovic is the poster boy for the saga due to his reluctance … Read more

Ancelotti outcoaches Koeman in well-deserved first win at Nou Camp – The Athletic

“I’ve never won at Camp Nou, it was about time I did,” Real Madrid coach Carlo Ancelotti said on the eve of Sunday’s La Liga clasico. Ancelotti’s big moment came just over 24 hours later, with the 2-1 score in his favor, not exactly a reflection of their dominance over a Barcelona team that once … Read more

A taste of the Tigers’ first exhibition game

(Photo: Joe Rondone, USA TODAY Sports) While it may not be a regular season game, the Memphis basketball team will face LeMoyne-Owen this Sunday in their first of two exhibition games. Penny Hardaway and the Tigers will begin the regular season on Nov. 9 against Tennessee Tech, but they will play first to align the … Read more

Are Owen Pappoe and TD Moultry playing Ole Miss?

Auburn Football has been missing two of its key defensive players in recent weeks. Junior linebacker Owen Pappoe has missed four games in a row due to an injury sustained in the Penn State game earlier this season. Meanwhile, senior defensive TD Moultry has been sidelined due to compliance issues. When will the pair return … Read more

Saddled with several players, including Patrick Kane, in COVID-19 protocol, battling Chicago Blackhawks remain winless

CHICAGO — Blackhawks defender Riley Stillman and center Jujhar Khaira joined star winger Patrick Kane in the NHL’s COVID-19 protocol on Sunday, raising concerns about an already slow start for a team with high hopes. The absences were immediately felt on Sunday evening. Lucas Raymond had three goals and an assist as the Detroit Red … Read more

9 Intriguing First Week NBA Storylines: Paul George Takes Up the Challenge; Giannis’ new routine; rookies show

The 2021-22 NBA season started last Tuesday, but most of the headlines around the league have little to do with basketball. Whether it is protests at Barclays Center over Kyrie Irving’s vaccine status, the ongoing saga with Ben Simmons and the Philadelphia 76ers or power struggle within the Los Angeles Lakers, the drama off the … Read more

Arizona Cardinals roll over Houston Texans

Using a strong defensive effort against a massive underdog in the Houston Texans, the Arizona Cardinals advanced to 7-0. This is what our Arizona Sports hosts and editors saw Arizona in a 31-5 victory. Dave Burns, co-host of Burns & Gambo: We may be spoiled here. Or maybe it’s just me. The Cards scored over … Read more