Thursday, February 22, 2024

Drop KL Rahul India of the T20 World Cup

(Image source: Twitter) Queen Elizabeth II gave birth to Prince Charles in 1948 when she was a 22-year-old princess  India's Rohit Sharma ended with the 2022 AFC Asian Cup. It was a disastrous campaign but every disaster comes with its...

Australian Jack Miller celebrates on the podium

Motegi (Japan) (AFP) - Australia's Jack Miller beat Motegi on Sunday in his first Japanese MotoGP race since 2019, a day in which the title contenders will be forgotten. The Ducati rider stormed from seventh on the grid to take...

Craig Ervine returns for T20 World Cup

Zimbabwe on Thursday (September 15, 2022) announced its 15-member squad for the upcoming T20 World Cup in Australia. Craig Irvine, Tendai Chatara, Wellington Masakadza and Milton Shumba have all recovered from their injuries and their joining the 15-member squad will...

Mayweather scores a KO in front of watching Pacquiao

Floyd Mayweather (left) throws a punch at Japan's Mikuru Asakura during their show fight in Saitama, Japan, on Sunday. TOKYO (AFP) - Floyd Mayweather knocked out mixed martial arts fighter Mikuru Asakura in the second round Sunday in Japan at...

Miller advances to victory in Japan’s MotoGP while title contenders struggle

Australian Jack Miller celebrates on the podium Motegi (Japan) (AFP) - Australia's Jack Miller beat Motegi on Sunday in his first Japanese MotoGP race since 2019, a day in which the title contenders will be forgotten. The Ducati rider stormed from...

Celebration time as Belgium’s Evenepoel goes solo to win the world road racing title

Belgium's Remko Evenpoel crosses the finish line to win the men's road race world title Wollongong (Australia) (AFP) - Belgium's Remco Evenpoel cemented his victory in the Vuelta a Espana by storming the world road race title on Sunday with...

Mayweather knocks Japanese Asakura at the show

Floyd Mayweather (left) throws a punch at Japan's Mikuru Asakura during their show fight in Saitama, Japan, on Sunday. TOKYO (AFP) - Unbeaten former world champion Floyd Mayweather knocked out Japanese mixed martial arts fighter Mikuru Asakura on Sunday in...

Kipchoge sets new world marathon record in ‘real teamwork’

Kenyan Eliud Kipchoge crosses the line with a new marathon world record Berlin (AFP) - Kenyan great Eliud Kipchoge smashed his world marathon record by 30 seconds, clocking 2:1:9sec in Berlin on Sunday. Halfway through, it looked as though the successive...

Australian Smyth wins first Asian title at Yeangder TPC

Travis Smyth celebrates after winning the Yeangder TPC title at Linkou International Golf and Country Club in New Taipei City on Sunday Taipei (AFP) - Travis Smith fired for second in a row six-under-66 to fulfill his Asian Tour ambition...

Erasmus returns to Springboks as ban ends

Russey Erasmus, South Africa Rugby Director, is ready to return next week Durban (South Africa) (AFP) - Controversial former Springbok rugby coach Russie Erasmus is likely to return with the team for the year-end tour of the Northern Hemisphere as...

Football injuries ’20 percent increase’ in major European leagues

Injuries increased 20% in the five major leagues in Europe in 2021/2022 London (AFP) - Injuries in Europe's five major leagues rose 20 per cent in the 2021-2022 season, according to a study published on Wednesday, as debate intensifies over...

MacDonald to coach the All Blacks XV against Ireland A, Barbarians

Leon MacDonald will coach the 15th All Blacks team against Ireland A and the Barbarians in November WELLINGTON (AFP) - Leon MacDonald was named on Thursday as coach of the 15th All Blacks - primarily New Zealand's B-team - for...

Hamilton says F1 cost cap rules are ‘mandatory’ in place

Lewis Hamilton believes it is 'necessary' to penalize any team found to have exceeded the cost cap of Formula 1 Suzuka (Japan) (AFP) Seven-times world champion Lewis Hamilton said Thursday that any team that breaks Formula One's cost cap should...

For Saudi fans, the road to the World Cup is a desert journey

Saudi traveler Abdullah Al-Salami heads to the World Cup finals in Qatar - on foot across the Arabian Peninsula Al-Khasra (Saudi Arabia) (AFP) - The idea came to Abdullah Al-Salami earlier this year, while he was watching a television program...

Impact Sub Rule in IPL 2023: Broader Implications for Teams’ Strategies

The introduction of the Impact Sub rule in the 16th edition of the Indian Premier League has changed the dynamics of the game. While substitution rules were already a part of white-ball cricket in the form of Super...

Laporta Offers to Mediate Peace Between Xavi and Guardiola

Laporta Offers Himself as Mediator for Xavi and Guardiola to Make Peace President admits that one of his responsibilities is "to put an end to the bad vibes" He added that Xavi's contract renewal is on the right track, but not...

MacDonald to coach the All Blacks XV against Ireland A, Barbarians

Leon MacDonald will coach the 15th All Blacks team against Ireland A and the Barbarians in November WELLINGTON (AFP) - Leon MacDonald was named on...