What went wrong for Ambati Rayudu?

How and why did Ambati Rayudu fail to secure a spot in India's World Cup squad? How did a batsman who, only six months ago India captain Virat Kohli said had put an end to the never-ending hunt...

Wales defence coach Edwards opts out of Wigan job

Wales defence coach Shaun Edwards has reversed his decision to become Wigan Warriors head coach at the end of the season, the English Super League club said on Monday.Wallabies coach Michael Cheika says Israel Folau's "disrespectful" comments would...

South Africa Blitzboks trusted process, celebrate ‘surreal’ Singapore Sevens success

Branco du Preez has played in more matches for South Africa's Sevens team than any other player, but the Blitzboks playmaker experienced a completely new feeling in winning the HSBC World Rugby Singapore Sevens on Sunday.Du Preez, who...

For McColgan mother-daughter team, family and Doha ties key to success| News

For mother-daughter team Liz and Eilish McColgan, the forthcoming IAAF World Athletics Championships Doha 2019 (Sept 27-Oct 6) represent an exciting opportunity for the duo to continue an impressive family tradition in the Qatari city they call their...

James Pattinson and Matthew Wade named in strong Australia A squads

James Pattinson's Ashes chances have been given a huge boost after he was named in the two Australia A squads to tour England in June and July, while Josh Hazlewood will have the chance to prove his fitness...

Damian McKenzie’s World Cup dream over with ACL injury

Key All Blacks attacking weapon Damian McKenzie has been ruled out of rugby for the year with a knee injury, meaning new tactics may be required in their Rugby World Cup defence.Coach Steve Hansen confirmed on Monday that...

Recent Match Report – Middlesex vs Lancashire, County Championship Division Two, 2nd Innings

Lancashire 427 (Jones 122, Hameed 117, Vilas 68, Jennings 52, Murtagh 5-69) and 39 for 3 beat Middlesex 265 (Eskinazi 75, Gubbins 55, Bailey 5-67) and 200 (Robson 63, Maxwell 5-40) by seven wicketsIt would, of course, have...

Top five losing streaks from around the world

Royal Challengers Bangalore beat Kings XI Punjab to snap their six-match losing start to the 2019 Indian Premier League (IPL) season on Saturday thanks to starring roles by Virat Kohli and AB de Villiers. Their winless record was...

‘Sometimes thought I might never get back’ – James Pattinson puts injuries behind him,...

2:40 PM BSTJon CulleyAustralia fast bowler James Pattinson is back in England at the start of an Ashes summer and, without making brash predictions, is clearly optimistic he can play a part, even though it is now more...