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  • Rio Games golf course progress 'reasonably good' - Finchem

    November 20, 2013 3:03 AM 119

    MELBOURNE (Reuters) - Progress on the troubled golf course hosting the sport's return to the Olympics at the 2016 Rio Games is "reasonably good", PGA Tour Commissioner Tim Finchem said on Wednesday. Construction at the Venue Reserva de Marapendi course, being controversially built in an environmental reservation, was held up for months by legal wrangling

  • Aussie players banned for Dublin booze binge

    November 19, 2013 3:33 PM 118

    Nick Cummins, Adam Ashley-Cooper, Tatafu Polota-Nau, Benn Robinson and Liam Gill will not play at Murrayfield this weekend, while Paddy Ryan will serve his ban next week against Wales a week later, because the Wallabies are required to have four props on the bench. Dave Dennis, Kane Douglas, Saia Fainga'a, Bernard Foley and Nick Phipps were handed written