Elise Mertens talks about life in lockdown, keeping fit, US Open doubles success and Kim Clijsters’ comeback

“It feels pretty strange not playing because it’s never happened to me before. I mostly take a minimum break of two weeks before starting over again. There is nothing we can do. What’s happening in the world is more important than just a sports game. It’s a pretty strange feeling.

Lockdown Days: Ons Jabeur swaps tennis racquet for dancing shoes

Coronavirus: Bill Gates warned Rafael Nadal pandemic would become ‘complicated’, says uncle Toni

Aussie tennis star Nick Kyrgios has pledge to help anyone the hungry during coronavirus crisis

“Maybe the tournament location has got the COVID-19 situation under wraps and then manage to contain it, but if someone’s flying in from South America, say, and their country hasn’t got a hold of it, then the tournament can’t (go ahead).

Cautious optimism within Cricket Australia on game’s resumption

CloseAssistant editor Daniel Brettig had been a journalist for eight years when he joined ESPNcricinfo, but his fascination with cricket dates back to the early 1990s, when his dad helped him sneak into the family lounge room to watch the end of day-night World Series matches well past bedtime. Unapologetically passionate about indie music and […]

Wimbledon cancellation could signal end for Roger Federer and Serena Williams’ Grand Slam title chase

The 38-year-old American lost in last year’s Wimbledon final and is still one Grand Slam short of tying Margaret Court’s record of 24. She hasn’t won a Grand Slam since giving birth to her daughter in 2017, despite reaching four finals.

David Warner Swings Bat Like A Sword, Asks Fans If He’s “As Good As Ravindra Jadeja”

The left-handed batsman has been spending time at home much like other sports personalities. Warner has been in good form for his team since the start of the year. He smashed 128 runs in a One Day International against India which took place at the Wankhede Stadium in Mumbai. However, India went on to win […]

ACA launches emergency aid to help current and former Australia players

“We’ve worked hard over that time to bring together a framework around the support we can provide, as well as some significant resources…,” she added. “…we encourage those members who have felt the impact of the coronavirus and who are still waiting on government support, to get in touch with us as we may be […]

The five emotional stages of lockdown and how to cope with each one in the face of COVID-19 – so which one are you in?

It’s understandable to feel angry and frustrated about the sweeping restrictions that have overtaken our lives almost overnight, like strict social distancing measures which limit the amount of people allowed in supermarkets at any one time (pictured, a security guard waits to allow shoppers into Coles in Rose Bay in Sydney on April 6)

Shahid Afridi Names His All-Time XI; Picks Sachin Tendulkar, no MS Dhoni, Virat Kohli

Afridi picked former Pakistan opener and someone he has paired with at the top, Saeed Anwar, who has over 13,00 runs and 31 centuries in Tests and ODIs combined. The other opener who would walk out in the middle is former Australian wicket-keeper Adam Gilchrist. The opener would be followed by former Australian skipper Ricky […]

Coronavirus Australia: What you can and can’t do during Easter

Coles: In all states but SA, QLD and WA, stores will open 8am to 10pm. In SA, CBD/metro stores will open 11am to 5pm, and regional stores will open 8am to 10pm. In WA, stores will operate 8am to 6pm. And in QLD, shoppers are again advised to check their local store for trading hours.