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McIlroy named PGA player of the year

Publication date 12 September 2019 | 18:47 | ICT

Rory McIlroy was named the PGA Tour’s Player of the Year on Wednesday, winning the prestigious Jack Nicklaus Award for the third time. Northern Ireland star McIlroy, who was also handed the accolade in 2012 and 2014, came out on top after



  • Can Solheim Cup home advantage upset USA?

    Publication date 12 September 2019 | 18:46 | ICT

    The USA have dominated the Solheim Cup, and will be aiming for a third successive victory when the 16th meeting with Europe starts on Friday at the PGA Centenary Course at Gleneagles.

  • Debacle in Dongguan: USA in basketball World Cup flop

    Publication date 12 September 2019 | 18:46 | ICT

    Deprived of the likes of LeBron James and thrown together at the last minute, a young US team always looked vulnerable at the Basketball World Cup – and so it proved.

  • Late penalty lifts Rapids over LA Galaxy

    Publication date 12 September 2019 | 18:44 | ICT

    Nicolas Mezquida converted a penalty in the 85th minute to lift the Colorado Rapids to a wild 2-1 Major League Soccer victory over the Los Angeles Galaxy on Wednesday.

  • Kun Khmer faces off against muay Thai

    Publication date 12 September 2019 | 18:43 | ICT

    The legendary kun Khmer master Keo Rumchong will square up against Thai fighter Kwanchai Petchniroth in Phnom Penh this Saturday in a face-off between kun Khmer and muay Thai.

  • Last hurrah for five of the best

    Publication date 12 September 2019 | 18:41 | ICT

    The Rugby World Cup has long been a stage for young talent to impose itself on the international stage, but it also remains the ultimate theatre for the great actors of the game to lap up the plaudits of the audience and take their

  • Two arrested in fraud raids in Belgium, Monaco, London

    Publication date 11 September 2019 | 21:26 | ICT

    Police investigating suspected fraud linked to the transfer of Serbian striker Aleksandar Mitrovic to Newcastle United have made seven raids in Belgium, Monaco and London, arresting two people including an agent, officials said on W

  • Brothers propel Spain at World Cup but not the Gasols

    Publication date 11 September 2019 | 21:26 | ICT

    Two brothers played a major part in propelling Spain to the Basketball World Cup semi-finals in China – but it wasn’t NBA All-Stars Marc and Pau Gasol.

  • Five players to watch at Rugby World Cup

    Publication date 11 September 2019 | 21:24 | ICT

    From a Test match point-scoring stalwart to a World Cup winner, from an Olympic champion to an emblematic leaders who transcends sport as well as a fresh-faced rookie, we look at five players who could turn out to be the headline gr

  • Dodgers clinch seventh straight NL West title

    Publication date 11 September 2019 | 21:22 | ICT

    Corey Seager blasted two home runs and finished with five RBIs as the Los Angeles Dodgers clinched their seventh straight National League West title with a 7-3 win over the Baltimore Orioles on Tuesday.

  • Patriots receiver Brown accused of raping trainer

    Publication date 11 September 2019 | 21:21 | ICT

    New England Patriots receiver Antonio Brown was rocked by fresh controversy on Tuesday after being accused of raping his former fitness trainer in a federal lawsuit filed in Florida.