GOLF - TODAY'S NEWS

Rory McIlroy hits his tee shot on the tenth during the first round of the Deutsche Bank Championship in Norton, Massachusetts yesterday. Picture:  AP
‘Wild’ men lead pack

Rory McIlroy found himself overshadowed on the opening day of the Deutsche Bank Championship by the efforts of some six players, four Americans and two European, all vying for Ryder Cup ‘wildcard’ selection.

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RETURNING: The Andre Fabre-trained Fintry (left) hasn't run since winning the Prix de Sandringham at Chantilly, on June 1. Picture: Getty Images
Fabre has high hopes for Fintry

Andre Fabre expects Fintry to put up a good show despite an enforced 90-day lay-off when she returns in the Thoroughbred Breeders’ Association Atalanta Stakes at Sandown today.

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Picture: Clive Wasson
Cassidy an open book

This weekend three years ago Kevin Cassidy played in the infamous/immortal Donegal-Dublin All-Ireland semi-final. He did not know at the time it would be his last game for the county. But since his fallout with Jim McGuinness life went on, and he moved on.