• Dark day for Woods raises prospect of the 'yips'

    January 31, 2015, 12:20 pm , By Reuters

    Los Angeles - Stunned golf fans at the Phoenix Open were left to ponder how the mighty have fallen after Tiger Woods plunged to new depths with the worst score of his professional career in Friday's second round. Looking more like a struggling amateur than the greatest player of his generation, and arguably of all time, Woods was out-of-sorts ...

  • Afridi blitz lifts Pakistan to 210 against NZ

    January 31, 2015, 11:17 am , By Reuters

    Wellington- Shahid Afridi blasted a 29-ball 67 and captain Misbah-ul-Haq stroked a patient 58 to help Pakistan overcome a terrible start and post 210 all out in the first one-dayer against New Zealand in Wellington today.  Put into bat, Pakistan lost their opener Mohammad Hafeez (0) to the fifth delivery of the day and kept losing wickets to ...

  • Djokovic just glad to reach final

    January 31, 2015, 10:47 am , By Reuters

    Melbourne- A solemn Novak Djokovic will look for positives from his previous clashes at Melbourne Park after playing arguably his worst match of the tournament in edging a mentally "dead" Stan Wawrinka in five sets on Friday. The top-seeded Serb blew hot and cold in the 7-6(1) 3-6 6-4 4-6 6-0 semi-final victory, squandering a winning position in ...