The 24 teams to compete at FIBA EuroBasket 2017 have been confirmed, following the completion of the FIBA EuroBasket 2017 Qualifiers on Saturday evening.
The Guinness Pro 12 match between last year’s champions Connacht Rugby and Italian side Zebre had to be abandoned after severe weather conditions prevailed at Stadio Sergio Lanfranchi.
Alexander Levy produced a brilliant front nine to surge into a one-shot lead midway through the third round of the weather-affected Italian Open at Golf Club Milano, where Danny Willett and home hero Francesco Molinari head a high quality chasing pack.
Unseeded Czech Katerina Siniakova powered past No.6 seed Zhang Shuai to book a spot in the final at the Japan Women’s Open Tennis, where she’ll face 7th seed Christina McHale for the title. Neither player has won a WTA title previously, so it will be a big day for both.
Leinster Rugby have this morning confirmed that utility back Niall Morris has been forced to retire from the game due to injury.