Tag Archives: olympic

Rio Olympic Golf Course nearly empty

As the Agence France-Presse reports, the Olympic Golf Course, host for men’s and women’s golf for the Rio de Janeiro Olympics in August, is facing a bevy of issues that…

Should Tennis Be in the Olympics?

It was met with disagreement with many believing the Olympics is as big if not bigger than a Grand Slam. But the truth is the players think differently, they know…

Rio 2016 ‘something much larger than just the tennis

“It’s the biggest event in the history of the sport, so to be part of it is already a huge privilege and honour that I will cherish, as I did…

Golf doesn’t need the Olympics, and the Olympics sure don’t need golf

A few weeks after the Olympics, the golf world moves on to the Ryder Cup, a tension-filled, attention-grabbing competition that captivates hard-core and casual golf fans with its traditional battle…

Ex-Bruin Olson playing for (golf) title

8 at the Del Paso Country Club in Sacramento, California, Drew Olson, a 31-year-old former UCLA quarterback and NFL backup, made eight birdies on his ball in 22 holes to…

Lilly among 5 to be inducted into state soccer Hall of Fame

Wilton’s Kristine Lilly is one of five individuals who will be inducted into the Connecticut Soccer Hall of Fame. The other four are Tony Carvalho, who played at UConn from…