Archive for January, 2011

January 31, 2011 | In: Articles

Broad eyes Canada return

England all-rounder Stuart Broad has revealed he is recovering well ahead of the ICC World Cup. Broad has been sidelined with a stomach injury suffered during the second Ashes Test in Adelaide. The injury forced Broad to return home before...

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January 31, 2011 | In: Articles

Duo called up by Ireland

Tomas O'Leary and Kevin McLaughlin have been added to Ireland's squad for the RBS Six Nations opener against Italy in Rome on Saturday. Both players turned out for the Ireland Wolfhounds in the defeat to Scotland A last Friday. However O'Leary...

January 31, 2011 | In: Articles

Coyle unhappy with Vela agent

Owen Coyle has criticised Carlos Vela's agent for Bolton Wanderers' failure to sign the Mexican on loan from Arsenal. Vela has been allowed out in the second half of the season to gain further first-team experience and Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger...

January 30, 2011 | In: Articles

Log-jam at the top in Bahrain

Just one shot separates eight players at the top of the leaderboard at the halfway stage of the Volvo Golf Champions event in Bahrain. Edoardo Molinari, Peter Hanson, Raphael Jacquelin and Miguel Angel Jimenez all share the lead on 11 under par after...

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January 30, 2011 | In: Articles

Clijsters ready for final act

Kim Clijsters is hoping to claim her maiden Australian Open title with victory over Li Na in Saturday's final - a match that is likely to be the Belgian's farewell to Melbourne Park. Clijsters revealed 2011 is set to be her last full season on the WTA...

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January 29, 2011 | In: Articles

Sinbad thrilled at new deal

Gloucester winger James Simpson-Daniel has revealed he has agreed a new long-term deal to stay at Kingsholm. The 28-year-old has spent the past 10 years as a key figure in the Gloucester backline, marking his debut in 2001 with a superb individual...

January 29, 2011 | In: Articles

Contador announces appeal

Alberto Contador has announced that he will appeal against a provisional one-year doping ban, vowing he will fight to clear his name. The Spaniard won the Tour de France for the third time in 2010 but tested positive for the banned substance...

Ireland captain Brian O'Driscoll insists the prospect of his 12th straight RBS Six Nations campaign is as exciting as ever. The 32-year-old will lead Ireland in their opener against Italy in Rome on February 5 and is still expecting the adrenaline...

January 26, 2011 | In: Articles

Robinson wants consistency

Scotland head coach Andy Robinson believes his side must prove that they can consistently compete with the best in the RBS Six Nations. The last four Six Nations campaigns have ended with Scotland finishing either bottom or second from bottom in...

January 26, 2011 | In: Articles

Blues launch Davies bid

Sky Sports News understands Birmingham have made an approach for Aston Villa's Curtis Davies. The defender appeared to be on his way back to Leicester on Tuesday, revealing on his personal Twitter account that a return to the Foxes was...

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