Rory McIlroy hoping theme park tradition sees him home in Orlando

Rory McIlroy is hoping a trip to Disney World can again be the precursor to glory as he goes into the final round of the Arnold Palmer Invitational trailing Matt Fitzpatrick by a stroke It is hard to imagine the Tower of Terror being a precursor to glory, let alone influential in the very same. Original Article : HERE ; This post was curated & posted using : RealSpecific

Woman cyclist forced to stop race after catching up with men

(CNN)A breakaway female cyclist was forced to stop during a prestigious race in Belgium after she started to catch up with the men’s competition, which had started 10 minutes earlier. Hanselmann was permitted to resume after a five-minute pause, but ended up finishing 74th. She said the interruption had ruined her momentum. “Today was the first spring classic in Belgium,” she wrote in an Instagram post hashtagged “womenpower.” Today was the first spring classic in Belgium. I attacked after 7km, and was alone in the break for around 30km…but then a awkward moment happend and I almost saw the back of the men's peloton… May the other women and me were to fast or the men to slow🙈 After the …

Marcel Hirscher bags silver as Henrik Kristoffersen wins world title

(CNN)He’s trailed in the wake of Marcel Hirscher for most of his career, but Henrik Kristoffersen got the better of his great rival with victory in the giant slalom at the World Championships in Sweden. “It was about time,” Kristoffersen said after his victory. “Everyone has been working insanely, so it’s amazing. I haven’t won a GS since 2015. “I have worked so hard and been close so many times. I just went for it.” Mikaela Shiffrin: Lead singer? Big night out? France’s Alexis Pinturault added a bronze medal to the combined gold he won earlier in the championships. Kristoffersen is third in the World Cup overall standings behind seven-time champion Hirscher and Pinturault, but he showed far greater consistency …