'Nothing flashy but thrilled to be back'

By Mark Ashenden Last Updated: 28/05/18 10:19pm Max Litchfield is back in the pool after nine months of frustration After fighting a niggling shoulder injury for nearly a year, Sky Sports Scholar Max Litchfield finally made his competitive return at the weekend. Times were irrelevant. Climbing out of the pool without pain was everything. Relief. […]

Eventi Internazionali 2018 – Protagonisti, Tempi e Criteri Selettivi

Criteri di selezione e tempi limite 2018 Mediterranean cup Limassol (CYP) – 16-17 giugno 2018 Euro Junior Helsinki (FIN) – 4-8 luglio 2018 Europei in vasca lunga Glasgow – 3/9 Agosto 2018 Youth Olympic Games: Buenos Aires (ARG) – 10-16 ottobre 2018 Siamo giunti a metà della stagione. Gli appuntamenti internazionali si avvicinano sempre di […]

IPL 2018 trends – Spinners rule the roost and DRS makes its entry

With IPL 2018 done and dusted, and Chennai Super Kings being crowned champions for the third time, in their comeback year, let’s have a dive into the five trends that emerged from arguably the most closely-fought IPL, which in turn also gives us indicators about the future. Win the toss, bat first anyone? Teams winning […]

'France loss a great lesson for Ireland'

By Liam Grace Last Updated: 29/05/18 6:58am Martin O’Neill’s Ireland failed to qualify for the World Cup in Russia Martin O’Neill says his Ireland players can learn lessons from the defeat to France as goals from Olivier Giroud and Nabil Fekir secured a 2-0 win in Paris. Chelsea striker Giroud opened the scoring on 40 […]

Phil Jaques appointed New South Wales head coach

Former Australia opener Phil Jaques has been named head coach of New South Wales on Tuesday (May 29). Jaques, who played 11 Tests for Australia, will take over the mantle of coaching the side from Trent Johnston. Johnston, who was appointed as the NSW coach in 2015, parted ways with the state side in March […]

Saint-Raphaël Jour 4: interviews (en vidéos)

Saint-Raphaël Jour 4: interviews (en vidéos) Regardez les interviews du quatrième jour des Championnats de France 2018 à Saint-Raphaël. Archive photo via Peter Sukenik/www.petersukenik.com Championnats de France Élite 2018 à Saint-Raphaël Mardi 22 au dimanche 27 mai, 2018 Stade Nautique Alain Chateigner 50m Séries à 9h / finales à 18h (samedi 15h30 ; dimanche 17h45) […]

Brad Barritt: Saracens captain signs new contract with Premiership champions

Saracens captain Brad Barritt has signed a new two-year deal, two days after leading the club to the Premiership title. The England-capped centre, 31, started in Sarries’ 27-10 win over Exeter Chiefs at Twickenham on Saturday. “It feels as much as a family as it does a rugby club,” said Barritt, who has been with […]

Warner, Bancroft to play in Darwin Strike League

David Warner and Cameron Bancroft will make their return to competitive cricket following the ugly ball tampering scandal during the Darwin Strike League in July. Bancroft will be available for the entire competition, while Warner will play in two 50-over matches on July 21 and 22. The Northern Territory competition features both 50-over and T20 […]