Wlodarczyk back on top while Kirt wins again in Turku| News

Tuesday evening (11) at the 57th Paavo Nurmi Games in Turku was perfect in many ways. A record attendance of 13,345 witnessed a high standard of competition across all international events at the IAAF World Challenge and IAAF Hammer...

Imam, Babar and Fakhar – Pakistan’s batting heartbeat

That bit of anxiety, burrowed so deep inside so as to be genetic, is going to be resurfacing right about now; that rising, inescapable feeling that something is going so well at the moment that is not meant...

‘Confident in our game plan, open to shuffling batting order’ – Langer

Jun 10, 2019Melinda FarrellCloseMelinda Farrell is a presenter with ESPNcricinfoJustin Langer is confident Australia have the right World Cup game plan despite Sunday's 36-run loss to India and maintained he is prepared to be flexible in team selection...

Are these the most remarkable shots in modern cricket?

Everyone has a batsman who plays a shot that does things to them. Magical, visceral strokes that grab us, from nowhere, despite everything, because there is something about their architecture or meaning, or where the ball goes, or...

AB de Villiers revelations could bring South Africa World Cup squad closer – Faf...

Faf du Plessis insists that the furore surrounding AB de Villiers' proposed return from international retirement has not been a factor in the team's disjointed display in the World Cup to date, and in fact he believes it...

Ståhl, Wlodarczyk and Kirt among the favourites in Turku| News

As is often the case at the Paavo Nurmi Games, throwing events will take centre stage at the IAAF World Challenge meeting with world leader Daniel Ståhl and Olympic champions Anita Wlodarczyk and Thomas Rohler set to compete...

‘I would have loved to average 40 in Tests’ – Yuvraj Singh

Yuvraj Singh called time on an illustrious playing career on Monday, saying the voice inside him had finally told him the time was right to leave. In an interaction with reporters after his announcement, he dwelled at length...

Down Marshall Drive, a new West Indies promise to rekindle the old feeling

Within the space of one match against Pakistan, West Indies have made everyone forget about how they had to scrap and qualify for the World Cup. Inside two matches, after having Australia at 79 for 5, they had...

Victories for Kendricks, Kipkemboi and Bekele in Hengelo| News

World pole vault champion Sam Kendricks broke one of the oldest FBK Games meeting records at the IAAF World Challenge meeting in Hengelo on Sunday (9). The previous meeting record of 5.90m was set by Sergey Bubka back in...