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Golf 19 Jul 2013 | 1:02 AM

Mickelson annoyed by on-course Muirfield traffic

GULLANE, Scotland (Reuters) - Phil Mickelson was more than mildly irritated by the army of helpers and officials allowed inside the ropes during his opening two-under 69 in the British Open first round at Muirfield on Thursday.

Other Sports 28 Feb 2020 | 2:43 AM

Switzerland's largest sporting event cancelled due to coronavirus

ZURICH (Reuters) - The annual Engadin ski marathon, one of the world's largest cross-country skiing events with around 14eu,000 participants, has been cancelled because of concerns over the coronavirus outbreak, organisers said on Thursday.

Cycling 03 Nov 2018 | 4:46 AM

Sky face dilemma keeping Froome and Thomas happy - Kelly

LONDON (Reuters) - Team Sky boss Dave Brailsford faces big decisions as he attempts to keep four-time Tour de France winner Chris Froome and this year's champion Geraint Thomas happy, according to Irish road great Sean Kelly.

Tennis 09 Oct 2018 | 8:32 PM

Respect ball kids, Federer tells fellow pros

(Reuters) - Tennis players need to respect ball boys and ball girls, Roger Federer said in the wake of a row following Fernando Verdasco's rant over a sweaty towel.

Golf 08 Apr 2018 | 9:07 PM

Amen Corner, where Masters prayers are answered and ignored

AUGUSTA, Ga. (Reuters) - Like a holy pilgrimage they gather in Amen Corner for one week every year to worship at golf's grand altar tucked away in the farthest corner of the Cathedral of Pines.

Athletics 29 Dec 2017 | 10:56 PM

Track and field faces up to uncertain life without Bolt

LONDON (Reuters) - As the man who carried athletics on his back through dark days sprinted off into the sunset in 2017, the sport itself was left to ponder an uncertain future without its shining beacon, Usain St Leo Bolt.

Football 01 Sep 2017 | 6:09 AM

Soggy Swiss thrash Andorra to maintain perfect record

ST GALLEN, Switzerland (Reuters) - Switzerland made it seven wins out of seven in their World Cup qualifying group when they beat Andorra 3-0 helped by a double from Haris Seferovic in a rain-soaked match which was twice interrupted to clear water off the pitch on Thursday.

Golf 08 Aug 2016 | 11:10 PM

Brazilian Da Silva to hit opening shot on golf's return

RIO DE JANEIRO (Reuters) - Brazilian Adilson da Silva will strike the first tee shot as golf returns to the Olympic Games after an absence of more than 100 years on Thursday. Monday's draw for the withdrawal-hit men's event, announced by the International Golf Federation (IGF), grouped da Silva with Canada's Graham DeLaet, whose countryman George Lyon won the last Olympic golf tournament in 1904.