“The way you’ve led the way for the bushfire relief thing and everything you’ve done, I’ve got to tell you, well done man,” John McEnroe told Nick Kyrgios after his first round victory in the Australian Open tennis.
Fallon Sherrock was the fifth woman to try and beat a man at the William Hill World Darts Championship and the first to be successful. "I'm just so happy. I've just made history. I can't believe it. I've made a great achievement for women's darts," she said.
Artist Simone Fugazzotto said his three monkeys artwork was intended to show that there's no difference between humans and apes, an idea that he decided to use after watching a Serie A match where a player was subjected to constant monkey chants.
Local and international names have jumped onboard to make this one of the most exciting competitions of the PGA Tour of Australasia
The idea was by AS Roma head of strategy, Paul Rogers, who was "obsessed" with US rock band Soul Asylum's video for Grammy-winning 1993 hit song Runaway Train which featured missing children
Pit Trenz represented Germany throughout his career as an International Federation of Bodybuilding and Fitness bodybuilder. When he retired he turned to coaching and trained others including Roman Fritz, Dennis Wolf and Markus Ruhl.
The Matildas and Socceroos will split 40% of the commercial revenue generated by the two sides and, critically, 40% of the prize money generated by the two teams.
"It’s an honor (sic) to be tied with Sam Snead for most wins in PGA Tour history. Thanks Mom and Pop and everyone who helped make this possible," said Tiger Woods after winning his 82nd PGA title.
“The Nike Zoom Vaporfly Elite shoes were custom crafted for each athlete. The shoes feature Nike ZoomX foam for responsive cushioning and a full-length carbon fibre plate to increase stiffness and provide a propulsion sensation."
NBA Commissioner Adam Silver: "The NBA will not put itself in a position of regulating what players, employees and team owners say or will not say on these issues. We simply could not operate that way."