Kumar Dharmasena made a mistake in the World Cup final, but just about every umpire would have done the same

The ball comes in low and fast, and although Stokes has been timing it beautifully during this innings, his timing will never be as consequential as it is in this moment. He throws himself and his bat toward the crease, with no other intention than to make his ground before the ball potentially hits the […]

Klopp: Liverpool may exit League Cup over fixture pile-up

Liverpool cannot be in two places at once and given the fact they play in the UCL group stage, that complicates things further. Between now and January they are playing twice a week, with midweek PL games, the UCL, the Club World Cup and now the League Cup.

Spain orders second nationwide state of emergency, night curfew amid coronavirus spike

FILE – In this Friday, Oct. 16, 2020 file photo, workers of catering sectors take part in a protest organized by restaurants and bar owners in Barcelona, Spain. The coronavirus pandemic is gathering strength again in Europe and, with winter coming, its restaurant industry is struggling. The spring lockdowns were already devastating for many, and […]

Sui Wenjing/Han Cong to miss ISU Figure Skating Grand Prix Cup of China

“We had planned to come back at the Four Continents Championships. But as the Cup of China is to be held on home soil, we thought for a while the possibility of competing at Chongqing. However, we finally decided not to be in a hurry,” said Han.

Bayern Munich win streak stopped short of Guinness World Record

Regardless, Bayern made it five big German teams to drop points this week when Andrej Kramaric scored twice to join Munas Dabbur and Ermin Bicakcic in sending Hoffenheim to all three points (Borussia Dortmund lost Saturday, while Leipzig, Gladbach, and Bayer Leverkusen all drew).

When an injured Ellyse Perry found a way

Thanks in no small part to Perry’s persistence, Sthalekar’s night turned into just about the perfect send off: she delivered a pair of classical offbreaks to defeat Dottin and West Indies captain Merissa Aguilleira, and then closed out the match with a stunning snaffle at short midwicket off the bowling of Julie Hunter. Sthalekar was […]

Suryakumar Yadav’s classy knock sinks RR as MI deliver a complete performance for an easy win

Suryakumar Yadav might tell us it was about time his inventive bat screamed of a big score. Before yesterday’s encounter against Rajasthan Royals, his batting was all about short, peppy numbers, but not a full composition that Mumbai Indians have come to expect of him in the IPL. And he showed last evening what an […]

Six Nations 2020: Super Saturday talking points

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Saudi ’89 gave me my break, says Mutiu Adepoju

According to him, only three foreigners were allowed to play for Real Madrid at the time and for a young boy of 19 years to break into the senior team then was difficult. “After three years, when I should have been ready for promotion, I had an injury and I was sold to Racing Santander. […]

What’s the greatest over ever bowled in a T20? Is it a Malinga one?

Shah: That last ball is a story in itself. There was a team meeting at the bowler’s run-up and some were saying to bowl a bouncer to the tailender. But MS Dhoni stepped in and said go wide because lower-order batsmen are more likely to try and slog across the line. The risk with the […]