Australian star dies after being struck in the head by ball

...struck by a delivery during a match.Australia captain Michael Clarke, trying to compose...Hospital that was broadcast live around Australia."We're devastated by the loss of our...so it wasn't compressed."Cricket Australia chief executive James Sut herland said...

Jordan Spieth leads in Australia

SYDNEY - Jordan Spieth shot 67 and has the first-round lead in the Australian Open.

Ko gets record haul by winning LPGA finale

...Tour Race to Dubai. PGA TOUR OF AUSTRALASIA: In Melbourne, Australia, Nick Cullen shot 3-under-par 69 to win the Australian...United States shot a 69 to finish in a tie for third with Australia's Brendan Jones. PEBBLE BEACH INVITATIONAL: In Pebble...

LPGA finale loaded with drama entering final round

...Victor Dubuisson (67), Tyrrell Hatton (68) and Thorbjorn Olesen (69). PGA TOUR OF AUSTRALASIA: In Melbourne, Australia, Adam Scott moved in the right direction at the Australian Masters, shooting 1-under-par 71 to pull to within four strokes...

Much is on the line in LPGA Tour finale in Florida

...Scott said he always intended to play in Australia's three biggest tournaments of the...that attracts international players in Australia is the Perth International, a joint...all I have to do to help the game in Australia is play these events, then it is a pretty...

Rory McIlroy shares lead in Dubai

...finishing ahead of the other two is a good spot to be. Park and Ko each shot 71.PGA Tour of Australasia: In Melbourne, Australia, defending champion Adam Scott struggled in the blustery conditions at Metropolitan Golf Club on for 1-over-par 73...

Henrik Stenson takes over World Tour Championship lead after 36 holes

...struggled to 74 and is six shots behind. Inbee Park is eight shots back after 74. PGA TOUR OF AUSTRALASIA: In Melbourne, Australia, Michael Wright shot 4-under-par 68 for a 36-hole total of 9-under 135, two strokes ahead of Paul Spargo on a crowded...

US tops Australia to reach final at women's world championship

...was well aware that a short-handed Australia team would still pose a huge challenge...added 16 to help the U.S. beat pesky Australia 82-70 on Saturday night in the semifinals...expected nothing less," Bird said about Australia.The U.S. will face Spain in the...

Teams are taking advantage of tracker in practice that monitor physical output

...teams and 15 NFL teams to monitor the movements and physical output of players during conditioning, practices and games.The Australia-based company Catapult developed the system about eight years ago. Rugby and soccer teams were among the first to use it...

Clayton Kershaw, Corey Kluber win Cy Young Awards

...From the start, Kershaw was headed toward his third Cy Young in four seasons.He won the major league season opener in Australia on March 22, then a strained upper back put him on the disabled list for the first time in his seven-year career.Once...