At 19, the dynamic Minjee Lee become the number one ranked women's golfer in Australia. As the talented youngster prepares for the Australian Open next month in Adelaide her future ambitions are to become more than just her country's number one ranked player. "I'm very honoured to be the top ranked female in Australia," Lee explained. "But I think everyone's goal is to be the number one player in the world someday. "It’s always a goal of any athlete that enters the world of s
Champion reinsman Greg Sugars gave himself an early wedding present with a win on Flaming Flutter in the Group 1 2016 Ubet South Australian Pacing Cup (2230m) at Globe Derby Park on Saturday night.
Sugars, 30, will marry longtime partner Jess Tubbs on their property at Myrniong in Victoria next month.
“After 10 years I guess it was time to make it a bit more formal,” Sugars said.
Sugars again proved himself a star of the sulky with a well-judged drive on Flaming Flutter whi
Michaela Vorlova and Lucia Michalovicova have won the Women's Beach Volleyball SA Open for 2016 defeating Becchara Palmer and Britt Kendall in straight sets 21-12, 21,19.
Vorlova from the Czech Republic and Michalovicova from Slovakia were thrilled to win Round One of the Australian Beach Volleyball tour.
The Internationals went through undefeated in the tournament with Vorlova loving the event.
"We have enjoyed so much," Michaela Vorlova said.
"I have to say its an amazi
Although the South Australian Starz lost the Australian Softball Open Women's Championship semi-final game, for the Gilley's Shield, 3-2 to ACT Diamonds at Blacktown, NSW, on Saturday, there are plenty of positives for the future.
Led by Monica Perry, Vanessa Stokes and Steph Trzcinski from the circle, the Starz pitching was up to the standard of the competition, while SA's batting was the best at a series for a number of years.
In most games of the shortened series, the St
Joshua Court and Damien Schumann have deafeted number one seeds Issac Kapa and Chris McHugh to win the Men's SA Open in straight sets 21-16, 24,22.
With a large crowd in attendance the local pair Kapa and McHugh rallied in the second set but Schumann and Court were in great form and were too strong.
McHugh was aiming for a record sixth SA Open win, a number of players have won five SA Opens along with 2015 winner Bo Soderberg.
Schumann and Court produced an amazing perform
Defending SA Open winner Becchara Palmer has made it through to the Quarter Finals of the 2016 SA Open despite a pool match loss today at Glenelg.
Palmer paired with talented Britt Kendall this year and were up against Christie Jenkins and Brittany Tiegs in their last pool match today when they suffered a straight sets loss.
Since that loss Palmer has already been busy addressing their game.
"Losing is never fun, but we have been able to take stock and address some parts of
Dual Inter Dominion placegetter Flaming Flutter is on target to run in the Group 1 $100,000 Ubet South Australian Pacing Cup (2230m) at Globe Derby Park on Saturday, January 9.
Trainer Geoff Webster said Flaming Flutter had taken no harm from a recent Perth campaign and was on target for a trip to Adelaide.
In Perth, Flaming Flutter’s last start was a third to Lennytheshark in the Inter Dominion final (2536m) at Gloucester Park on December 13.
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