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Allan Kelly

Allan Kelly

    Maria Sharapova supreme once more at French Open
    Maria Sharapova supreme once more at French Open
    The match was the first final to go the full distance in Paris in 13 years and the second longest on record.
    Nadal still in pain despite French Open victory
    Nadal still in pain despite French Open victory
    Nadal's stirring comeback from a career-threatening knee injury was crowned at the French Open on Sunday when he won the Roland Garros title...
    French Open final: No looking back for Sharapova
    French Open final: No looking back for Sharapova
    The 26-year-old Russian has the odds stacked against her despite being the defending champion, the second seed and boasting a 12-match unbeaten run...
    Miracle in Medinah as Europe triumphs in Ryder Cup
    Miracle in Medinah as Europe triumphs in Ryder Cup
    Trailing by 10-6 going into the closing 12 singles, Jose Maria Olazabal's men thrillingly won the first five matches out and went on to make sure...
    US team dominates first day of Ryder Cup
    US team dominates first day of Ryder Cup
    Dominating the afternoon fourballs to take a 5-3 overall lead.
    Simpson stuns stars to win US Open
    Simpson stuns stars to win US Open
    The 26-year-old from North Carolina, in just his second US Open, battled back from two early bogeys to grab four birdies in five holes from the...
    McIlroy pins hopes on breaking US Open tradition
    McIlroy pins hopes on breaking US Open tradition
    The first group to set off at 7am (2pm GMT) in cool, calm conditions was made up of the US trio of Shane Bertsch, Martin Flores and Tommy Biershenk....
    Oosthuizen's wonder shot that wasn't
    Oosthuizen's wonder shot that wasn't
    The wonder shot played by Louis Oosthuizen for a rare albatross on the second hole of Sunday's final round in the Masters ironically may have held...
    Woods ignites 2012 season
    Woods ignites 2012 season
    Tiger Woods lit the fuse on Thursday on a new golf season during which he aims to return to the forefront and possibly add to his majors haul of...
    Donald, McIlroy steal the show in 2011
    Donald, McIlroy steal the show in 2011
    For once, the golfing year was not all about Tiger Woods.
    World Cup scheduling compared to slavery, apartheid
    World Cup scheduling compared to slavery, apartheid
    The scheduling row that has soured the World Cup took on a new dimension on Tuesday with a Samoan player accusing the International Rugby Board...
    Wins for Samoa, Canada and Scotland at World Cup
    Wins for Samoa, Canada and Scotland at World Cup
    Samoa and Canada made winning starts to the World Cup on Wednesday, while Scotland held off a brave challenge from Georgia to record their second...