Year: 2001

Blackburn land £8m Cole

Subject Sports; Football Description Andy Cole joined Blackburn Rovers last night in a £7.6million deal sparked by his frustration over life in the shadows at Manchester United. Cole signed a contract which will keep him at Ewood Park until the summer of 2005 on a salary believed to […]

Boxing: Lewis fight against history damned by Holmes

Subject Sports; Boxing Description As if Lennox Lewis did not feel sufficiently besieged as he did his roadwork on a jewel-like desert morning here, one of his most persistent heavyweight critics produced still another ambush of the mind. Creator James Lawton Source Publisher File

Woods wins Grand Slam of Golf event

Subject Sports; Golf Description Tiger Woods shot a seven-under-par 65 at Poipu Bay Golf Club today to capture the Grand Slam of Golf title for the fourth consecutive year. Woods was three shots clear of US PGA Championship winner David Toms, who returned a second-round 67. Creator […]

Jordan opens on Broadway

Subject Sports; Basketball Description Michael Jordan leaves the stuffy, boardroom atmosphere of the Washington Wizards’ front office to take direct charge of the team’s fortunes on court as he ends a three-year retirement and at 38 tests his talent against the new wave of superstars. Creator Source […]

Ricketts snatches Bolton win

Subject Sports; Football Description Bolton recorded a famous victory over Manchester United at Old Trafford as the Premiership champions slumped to their second home defeat in a week. Sam Allardyce was given the perfect birthday present as Michael Ricketts and Kevin Nolan scored the goals to give Bolton […]

MIchael Jordan confirms NBA return

Subject Sports; Basketball Description Basketball superstar Michael Jordan confirmed today he will return to the National Basketball Association as a player for the Washington Wizards. Creator Source Publisher File

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