McDowell’s World Match Play defence ends

McDowell a loser for onceDefending champion Graeme McDowell suffered just his third ever defeat in the Volvo World Match Play Championship on Thursday.McDowell reached the quarter-finals of this event on his debut in 2011, the final in 2012 and won the title last year, while his victory over Alexander Levy in the opening group match on Wednesday made for an

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Kaymer wins Grand Slam as Rory flops

Kaymer wins the Grand Slam and shows off a dodgy pink jacketGermany's Martin Kaymer defeated Bubba Watson in a sudden-death play-off to win the PGA Grand Slam of Golf in Bermuda on Wednesday.Kaymer, who held a two-shot lead over Masters champion Watson following an opening 65, birdied the first extra hole at Port Royal Golf Course after the pair had

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Fernando Alonso will leave Ferrari

Fernando Alonso set for McLarenFernando Alonso will leave Ferrari at the end of the current Formula One season, according to the Italian team's recently-departed president Luca Di Montezemolo.Alonso's decision has not yet been made public by either the Spaniard or the Maranello-based marque, but has been anticipated for the last couple of weeks in the wake of Sebastian Vettel revealing

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Hamilton claims Russian success

Lewis Hamilton is only the fourth driver to win nine races in a single Formula One seasonLewis Hamilton became only the fourth driver in Formula One history to win nine grands prix in a season by taking the chequered flag at the inaugural race in Russia.President Vladimir Putin, who arrived at the Sochi Autodrom he had built to ensure the

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Federer confirms he is still a master

Federer wins yet another big prizeIt seemed as if Roger Federer's time at the top of tennis world was coming to an end a year ago, but his impressive run in 2014 continued with another big win at the Shanghai Masters.As Federer beat the gallant Gilles Simon 7-6 (8/6) 7-6 (7/2) in a tight final in China, hie confirmed his

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