Sep 27, 2023, 05:47 PM ET Michael Bonallack once said he never considered turning pro because he didn’t realize he was good enough until he was too old. No matter. His influence on the game was enormous, from his standing as Britain’s greatest amateur to his running the Royal & Ancient Golf Club. Bonallack died
New Zealand see Italy as a genuine threat in Friday’s key Rugby World Cup Pool A clash and will wait until after the match to celebrate Sam Whitelock becoming the most-capped All Black, coach Ian Foster said on Wednesday. The All Blacks have never lost to Italy, often running up big scores in their previous
Tom Hamilton, Senior WriterSep 27, 2023, 11:48 AM ET Close • Joined ESPN in 2011• Covered two Olympics, a pair of Rugby World Cups and two British & Irish Lions tours• Previously rugby editor, and became senior writer in 2018 GUIDONIA MONTECELIO, Italy — Brooks Koepka says the LIV Golf hopefuls who missed out on a spot on
Sep 27, 2023, 07:00 AM ET One of Trevon Hamlet’s core memories from attending Colorado is living on campus his freshman year and being able to count on one hand how many Black people he would see in a day. Hamlet, who played lacrosse at Colorado from 2014 to 2019 and still lives in the
Tim Bontemps, ESPNSep 27, 2023, 11:00 AM ET In just about every way, Ryan Smith is the antithesis of the typical NBA owner. He frequently sports a backward baseball cap, including in a recent Zoom interview with ESPN. At 45, he’s young enough to still get on the court and play basketball, as he did
Liz Loza, ESPNSep 27, 2023, 12:11 PM ET Fantasy football is a passion for many. Sometimes that passion causes fantasy managers to make emotional decisions even when the data suggests otherwise. Each week during the 2023 NFL season Liz Loza will attempt to strike a balance between what the data states and what the heart
Sep 27, 2023, 11:51 AM ET Novak Djokovic traded his racket for a set of golf clubs Wednesday to play in the All Star Match in the buildup to the 44th Ryder Cup. Djokovic, the world’s top-ranked player who claimed a record-tying 24th Grand Slam title by winning the U.S. Open this month, was playing
Mark Schlabach, ESPN Senior WriterSep 27, 2023, 11:50 AM ET Close Senior college football writer Author of seven books on college football Graduate of the University of Georgia GUIDONIA MONTECELIO, Italy — World No. 1 golfer Scottie Scheffler didn’t wait long to do something about the one area of his game that lagged behind others.
Sep 27, 2023, 07:42 AM ET Jermell Charlo will not be the first, nor the last boxer in modern boxing history to move up two divisions to confront an established champion. Most recently, there were two stars who did the same: Manny Pacquiao and Guillermo Rigondeaux. The two fought against great opponents with different outcomes.
Sep 26, 2023, 07:23 PM ET MILWAUKEE — Eight days after winning his 200th game, 42-year-old Adam Wainwright said Tuesday he has thrown his final pitch. “I’ve thought a lot about it the last few days, but I’m in a really good place mentally,” the St. Louis Cardinals right-hander said ahead of his team’s game
News » Premier League news » Chelsea news September 26, 2023 20:42 GMT (UK), by Sri Aswin Cucurella eyes January Chelsea exit Chelsea defender Marc Cucurella is prepared to leave the club in January amid his lack of playing time. The Spaniard was the subject of interest from Manchester United over the summer, but a loan deal did not
Mark Schlabach, ESPN Senior WriterSep 27, 2023, 09:54 AM ET Close Senior college football writer Author of seven books on college football Graduate of the University of Georgia GUIDONIA MONTECELIO, Italy — Rory McIlroy watched Sunday’s dramatic finish at the Solheim Cup in Spain, where Spanish golfer Carlota Ciganda pulled off a couple of epic
Sep 27, 2023, 09:00 AM ET There have been eight UFC title changes this year, if you include championships being vacated due to retirement or injury. Undoubtedly, 2023 has been marked by fluidity and perhaps a passing of the torch to the next generation. With all the fluctuations, it’s an excellent time to look at
Tom Hamilton, Senior WriterSep 27, 2023, 06:25 AM ET Close • Joined ESPN in 2011• Covered two Olympics, a pair of Rugby World Cups and two British & Irish Lions tours• Previously rugby editor, and became senior writer in 2018 GUIDONIA MONTECELIO, Italy — Rory McIlroy admitted it’s strange not having the likes of Ian Poulter, Sergio Garcia
Tom Hamilton Close Tom Hamilton Senior Writer • Joined ESPN in 2011• Covered two Olympics, a pair of Rugby World Cups and two British & Irish Lions tours• Previously rugby editor, and became senior writer in 2018 Mark Schlabach Close Mark Schlabach ESPN Senior Writer Senior college football writer Author of seven books on college football Graduate of
News » Premier League news » Liverpool news September 26, 2023 20:55 GMT (UK), by Sri Aswin Liverpool set their sights on Bruno Liverpool could make a future approach to sign Newcastle United midfielder Bruno Guimaraes, according to Fichajes.net. The Merseyside giants were keen on landing the Brazil international over the summer, but they could not persuade the Magpies.
The hits have kept coming for the Wallabies at the Rugby World Cup in France with the team sinking to an all-time low in the world rankings at 10. Following their record 40-6 loss to Wales in Lyon, which all but ended their hopes of reaching the quarter-finals for the first time in history, the
Anthony Gharib, ESPNSep 26, 2023, 06:35 PM ET In the NIL era of college football, four players from the Iowa State Cyclones may have just cashed in on one of the more creative deals. Editor’s Picks 1 Related Myles Purchase, Tyler Moore, Tommy Hamann and Caleb Bacon have partnered with Iowa Pork to promote the