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Renowned Irish jockey JT McNamara passes away aged 41

JT McNamara celebrates winning the Diamond Jubilee National Hunt Steeple Chase at Cheltenham in 2012 The world of horseracing has been plunged into mourning today with the tragic news of the death of former jockey John Thomas McNamara, who was just 41 years of age. McNamara, who made his name as one of the finest • Read More »


Sport of golf in line for drastic changes

72-hole golf tournaments are not appealing to young people European Tour chief executive Keith Pelley insists golf must embrace new formats and plans to have six-hole events on the professional circuit as early as next year. The Canadian, who succeeded George O'Grady last year, has been keen to modernise the game and has already permitted • Read More »



Sharks sink Essex as Jordan and Rahman turn it on

Chris Jordan made amends for running out in-form New Zealander Ross Taylor with a match-winning 45 off 21 balls as Sussex defeated Essex by 24 runs to secure only their second NatWest T20 Blast win in eight games.