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Open honours King as Courtroom steers clear

Open honours King as Courtroom steers clear

King, a pioneer for equality and diversity in tennis, said she had initially been a proponent of having Melbourne's Margaret Court Arena named in recognition of the 24-time Grand Slam singles winner's contribution to the sport. She said a change of the facility might have already occurred if Court had targeted other groups. "Maybe it's our community, the LGBTIQ community (why) people might feel differently".


India vs South Africa

India vs South Africa

Set 208 for victory, India were bowled out for 135 in under 43 overs. India failed to impress with the bat in both the innings as the Proteas pacers kept arguably one of the best batting line-ups at bay with their pace and variation. Kohli said he was delighted with with his bowlers' performance in the first Test. To succeed against South Africa and to beat them at home, you need attacking batsmen who can rattle the opposition, and we saw that happen in the little phase when Hardik ...


Rory McIlroy has a heart irregularity

Rory McIlroy has a heart irregularity

McIlroy will tee-up next Thursday in the UAE capital without a victory in 2017 and not having tasted success since capturing the PGA Tour's season-ending 2016 Tour Championship and the week prior the Hazeltine Ryder Cup. "I'm not hung up on it", he said. "I feel there's been a big reaction to it in the media which there really shouldn't be". Despite starting the year outside the top 10, McIlroy told the Telegraph that he's ready to compete.


Shikhar Dhawan & Rohit Sharma's Overseas History Is Not Very Good: Sourav Ganguly

Shikhar Dhawan & Rohit Sharma's Overseas History Is Not Very Good: Sourav Ganguly

India skipper Virat Kohli is yet to field an unchanged XI as Test skipper and after the first Test loss at Cape Town , the trend might continue as India are set to make some changes. He may have collected the majority of his Test runs outside India, but the bulk of them have been in Sri Lanka and Bangladesh - hardly benchmarks for Test quality in recent years.


Serena Williams shares her near death experience during child birth

Serena Williams shares her near death experience during child birth

So began a six-day battle with pulmonary embolism , which caused intense coughing that eventually led to her C-section popping open. With daughter Olympia now brought into the world, Williams has opted to extend her break, saying: "Although I am super close, I'm not where I want to be".


Orioles, Zach Britton agree to one-year, $12 million deal

Orioles, Zach Britton agree to one-year, $12 million deal

Because they tendered Britton a contract before the injury, and because the injury occurred while in the capacity of preparing for the season, the belief is the Orioles would have to pay most, if not all, of his salary even if they cut him before the season.