IPL 2020: Mayank Agarwal targets elusive Indian Premier League high

His best was last year, for Kings XI Punjab. With two half-centuries, he scored 332 runs in 13 matches at No.3. He was overshadowed by star openers KL Rahul (593) and Chris Gayle (490). Agarwal knows he needs to go some distance, and this edition starting on September 19 provides the chance.

Cricket Australia v Channel Seven: Gold Coast glow forgotten in broadcast battle

But the unseemly spectacle of open warfare from cricket’s current free-to-air partner cannot be good for the game. It serves as a belated reminder of the increasingly febrile territory CA was entering as it got ever more combative at both cricketing and corporate levels leading into Newlands and the subsequent cultural review. Certainly, CA would […]

Giants finally return to .500, subs Sandoval, Ruf spark key rally

“It’s such a short season, you try to do everything you can to put up numbers,” Sandoval said. “Sometimes you don’t get the results you want. At the end of the day, you have to continue working to get ready for whatever situation they put you in.”

Josh Hazlewood expects ‘enough red-ball cricket’ before first India Test

CloseDeputy Editor Andrew arrived at ESPNcricinfo via Manchester and Cape Town, after finding the assistant editor at a weak moment as he watched England’s batting collapse in the Newlands Test. Andrew began his cricket writing as a freelance covering Lancashire during 2004 when they were relegated in the County Championship. In fact, they were top […]

Trea Turner’s stock is skyrocketing. How could that affect his future in Washington?

His counter was that a player has to want the team, too. He has to like the city, the coaches, see themselves raising a family in the Washington area for six months of every year. Turner’s wife, Kristen, is pregnant with a boy. This all matters more now, at 27, with two full seasons before […]

Sports news feed: Kylian Mbappe tests positive for coronavirus

Michael Schumacher: A Formula One legend turns 50 Comeback and permanent retirement In 2010, Schumacher returned to the F1 circuit with Mercedes, enjoying limited success. However, at the 2012 European Grand Prix in Valencia, Schumacher finished third. At the age of 43 years and 173 days he became the oldest driver to reach the podium […]

The best multiplayer games on PS4

Street Fighter V Capcom has done an amazing job of supporting Street Fighter V since its launch in 2016. At the time, it was pretty barebones with its offerings, but has since gotten numerous iterations and expansions to round out the content. Not many fighting games look and feel as good as this one, and […]

Life at 40-plus: Brady vs. Brees tastiest of NFL matchups

“It makes me remember back to 1999 when we played against each other in college,” he said. “The Boilermakers traveled up to the Big House (Michigan Stadium). Unfortunately, that one didn’t end too well for us, but I think, little did we know, we would have the opportunities that we’ve had in the NFL. I’m […]

Sports news feed: Serena Williams crashes out of US Open

Michael Schumacher: A Formula One legend turns 50 A first drivers’ title It would only take two more years for Schumacher to win it all. However, the 1994 season was marred by the deaths of Ayrton Senna and Roland Ratzenberger during the San Marino Grand Prix. Here Schumacher is seen in Adelaide, Australia celebrating his […]

Wonder Woman 1984 Pushed Back Until December

The Wonder Woman sequel stars Gal Gadot as the titular hero, Pedro Pascal as the villainous Maxwell Lord, Chris Pine reprising his role as Steve Trevor, and Kristen Wiig playing the villain Barbara Minerva/Cheetah–and the latest trailer gave us a new look at her final form. And there are even more details in the breakdown. […]