"Preparations going to be very rushed for NZ ODIs" – Rhodes

Steve Rhodes, Bangladesh’s head coach, believed that the wickets being played on in the Bangladesh Premier League (BPL) is far from ideal preparation for their upcoming tour of New Zealand in February, where they will play three Tests, three One-Day Internationals and two Twenty20 Internationals. “Let’s keep that quiet from the New Zealanders that we’ve […]

Gabba pink-ball Test under scrutiny after BBL power outage

Australia has hosted a day-night Test every cricket summer since 2015. After that historic maiden Test between the Trans-Tasman rivals, Pakistan and England have also had a glimpse of red-ball cricket under lights in Australia. However, this time around with India not playing a pink-ball Test, the onus is on Sri Lanka. The Island nation […]

Tate Jackson, Drew Kibler Hit 49 in 100 Free at Longhorn Invite

2019 LONGHORN INVITE January 17-19, 2019 Austin, TX Results LCM With the Pro Swim Series happening in Knoxville this year, rather than the typical Austin destination, attendance is fairly low at this meet. While some events had A, B, C, D finals, others had only an A and B. Still, plenty of fast swims came […]

Ailing Embiid leads 76ers past Pacers

Joel Embiid battled through an apparent back injury to lead the Philadelphia 76ers to an emphatic victory over Eastern Conference rivals the Indiana Pacers. Thursday night's scores Philadelphia 76ers 120-96 Indiana Pacers Phoenix Suns 109-111 Toronto Raptors Sacramento Kings 95-114 Charlotte Hornets New York Knicks 100-101 Washington Wizards Chicago Bulls 105-135 Denver Nuggets Los Angeles […]

Live Cricket Score: Australia vs India, 3rd ODI, Melbourne

So, we’re hearing the play could start by 8:25am IST. Stay tuned! Two balls and the decider has already been halted. Covers coming back on! The covers are off, the players are on the field. Still overcast though. Finch and Carey on the crease, Bhuvi has the ball. Well, well… 7:44 IST: The covers are […]

Knicks in woeful shape, but 2019 could still be bright in New York

LONDON — The annual NBA game in London seemingly came a year too soon for the Knicks.  Despite taking a 19-point lead against the Wizards at the O2 Arena on Thursday, the Knicks dropped their 18th in the last 20 in dramatic fashion.  A goaltending violation was called on Allonzo Trier on a Thomas Bryant shot in the […]

'PL clubs earn and spend most'

Manchester City revealed to be most expensive squad in football By PA Sport Last Updated: 17/01/19 11:55pm Premier League clubs are continuing to earn and spend more money than the rest of Europe, according to a UEFA report. The European Club Footballing Landscape report, the 10th edition of the governing body’s look at the financial […]

This is probably the strongest England squad I've picked so far – Jones

Media playback is not supported on this device Six Nations 2019: Ireland v England Venue: Aviva Stadium, Dublin Date: Saturday 2 February Kick-off: 16:45 BST Coverage: Live on BBC Radio 5 live, highlights on BBC England boss Eddie Jones believes the squad for the Six Nations opener against Ireland is the strongest he has picked […]

Wood returns to Test squad as Stone's replacement

England fast-bowler Mark Wood has been called-up to replace the injured Olly Stone for the remainder of the West Indies Test tour. Stone was ruled out of the three-match series with a stress fracture of the lower back and will return home in due course. Wood last played Test cricket for England in the first […]