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  1. Sport - Golf - RIGHT FIELD

    Average Joe can be interesting, too

    Posted Aug 18th 2013, 12:00am by Tim Noonan

    ... Tim Noonan Jason Dufner's final-round battle with Jim Furyk at the PGA Championship shows golf is not always about the big names Average Joe can be interesting, too A golfer who ... the fans will actually let you forget. Standing on the 18th tee box at Oak Hill with a two-stroke lead on the final hole of the PGA Championship last week, Jason Dufner was facing the most ...

  2. Sport - Other Sport - RIGHT FIELD

    Too early to write Ecclestone's obituary

    Posted Jan 18th 2014, 08:58pm by Tim Noonan

    ... It was not exactly an illustrious career. In 1958, an English driver of marginal skill made his debut on the Formula One circuit. He was diminutive even by the waifish standards of race-car drivers ... as endless accusations and tell-all books about the man who seems unrepentantly sexist. When asked about female Indy car racer Danica Patrick, he said he admired her achievements before adding, ...

  3. Sport - Other Sport - RIGHT FIELD

    Mariano Rivera deserves all the plaudits he is getting on his farewell tour

    Posted Jul 21st 2013, 12:00am by Tim Noonan

    ... Tim Noonan It's hard not to be cynical about baseball, but the Yankees' soon-to-retire veteran closer is one of the genuine good guys Rivera deserves all the plaudits No place does beatification like New York City. The Big Apple is the big hype. ...

  4. Sport - Golf - RIGHT FIELD

    Chinese players should be part of the Presidents Cup

    Posted Oct 06th 2013, 12:00am by Tim Noonan

    ... of the Ryder Cup folklore was rooted in the Europeans sharing not only a continent but an inferiority complex over the way their tour was looked at as second rate compared to the lucrative PGA Tour ... qualified for the China Open, a European Tour co-sanctioned event, where he missed the cut in May. In 10 or 15 years, the likes of Guan, Ye and a slew of other Chinese golfers could well form ...

  5. Sport - China - RIGHT FIELD

    Kobe Bryant is hugely popular in the mainland even outdoing Yao Ming

    Posted Oct 20th 2013, 05:29am by Tim Noonan

    ... was not better. All of this brings us back to today and tomorrow, where the future is clearly Brand Kobe. Long after he has retired, his face will still plaster billboards on the mainland while his car ...

  6. Sport - Other Sport - RIGHT FIELD

    US' saddest city just got sadder

    Posted Sep 22nd 2013, 12:00am by Tim Noonan

    ... locale with the fact that the city has not won a championship in any major team sport for 50 years and then throw in the nonsensical passion of football fans in northern Ohio, it all becomes ...

  7. Sport - Other Sport - RIGHT FIELD

    Bigots forced to eat humble pie

    Posted Aug 25th 2013, 12:00am by Tim Noonan

    ... was searching for his own double at the world championships in Moscow, having won the 10,000 six days earlier. Winning both would give him five world and Olympic titles, a feat never accomplished ... the European record for the 1,500, as well as a gold in the 3,000 at the European indoor championships. Now imagine Bolt running in the 100, 200, 400 and 800 metres. It will never happen ...

  8. Sport - Other Sport - RIGHT FIELD

    Dennis is far from a menace

    Posted Mar 10th 2013, 12:00am by Tim Noonan

    ... of Nations in 1933, Babe Ruth toured the country in a hugely popular baseball goodwill tour and met smitten members of the country's royal family. A few years later when hostilities between ... between an American table tennis player and one from China at the world championships in Japan was the catalyst for ping-pong diplomacy and the opening of China to the world. In 1990, Muhammad Ali ...

  9. Sport - Tennis - RIGHT FIELD

    Finally, Perry can rest in peace

    Posted Jul 14th 2013, 12:00am by Tim Noonan

    ... in peace It was a radically different world back then when Germany's Baron Gottfried Von Cramm met Britain's Fred Perry in the men's singles championship at Wimbledon in 1936. ... to find a way to breathe when you are serving for championship point to the number one player in the world in perhaps the most iconic cathedral in sports to break a 77-year national embarrassment. ...

  10. Sport - Other Sport - RIGHT FIELD

    Original and entertaining

    Posted Jun 30th 2013, 12:00am by Tim Noonan

    ... only managed three Stanley Cup championships in their history by the mid-60s. But things changed drastically when Bobby Hull arrived in Chicago and Bobby Orr showed up in Boston. A powerful ...




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