BCCI eyes start of domestic season from November 19, IPL players may miss first few rounds

However with BCCI expecting to conduct the next IPL in India, starting end of March or early April, it is imperative that they keep a three-week window between Ranji final and beginning of IPL which will help the domestic stars recover after hectic tournament. While there were speculations that Ranji Trophy will go back to […]

Vikings’ Cameron Smith to undergo open-heart surgery after learning of issue through positive COVID-19 test

“There is a surgery that will allow me to continue to play football as soon as I am healed and cleared and I didn’t think twice about going with that one. By no means am I ready to be done playing football, there is still so much more I want to accomplish on the field. […]

Vikings’ Cameron Smith will have open-heart surgery, miss season

“I found out I need open heart surgery to fix a bicuspid aortic valve that I was born with,” Smith wrote on Instagram. “Although this will unfortunately end my 2020 season, it is really a blessing that we found this as my heart is severely enlarged and wouldn’t have lasted much longer. I found this […]

ANZ Premiership: Mainland Tactix close to booking final spot after crucial win over Mystics

Crucial to the Tactix win was their balanced shooting end with Ellie Bird and Te Paea Selby-Rickit sharing the workload superbly. Bird landed 30/33, while Silver Fern Selby-Rickit was impressive with 13/15. In contrast, the Mystics battled again without a steady goal attack with Grace Nweke scoring 37 of their 42 goals.

Compressed finale to Premiership season to start in August

How the new fixtures and dates for next season will impact on the international game remains to be seen. The world’s leading unions are still trying to thrash out a new, unified calendar, with a preferred international window in October and November.

India’s domestic 2020-21 season: Only Ranji Trophy and Syed Mushtaq Ali for men?

The bottom teams from groups A, B, and C will be relegated to Group D, with the top three teams from Group D going the other way. The bottom placed team from Group D will go down to Group E, and the winner from Group E will compete in Group D next season. Teams in […]

No ‘second season blues’ for Grace Nweke as she embraces the pressure of expectation

As the ANZ Premiership began in March, then as it began again in June, after the Covid-19 lockdown, there was plenty of interest in how she would fare in her second season. As her Mystics team-mate Michaela Sokolich-Beatson once said: “Helene [Wilson], our coach, always says that your second year is your make-or-break year”.

Notes On The Season: Oscars Nix Screenings; Emmy Controversy?; Drive In Campaigning; Nominees Stay Home

But we begin today with news about Oscar season and word that, the Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences is continuing its shutdown and will not be holding any in person events through the end of the year – at the very least. Notably this means there will be no in-theater member screenings in Los […]

BCCI Eyes Start Of Domestic Season From November; Ranji Trophy Likely To Begin In December

However with BCCI expecting to conduct the next IPL in India, starting end of March or early April, it is imperative that they keep a three-week window between Ranji final and beginning of IPL which will help the domestic stars recover after hectic tournament.

Animal Crossing: New Horizons Has A Few New Seasonal Items For A Limited Time

Beyond the in-game activities, update 1.4.0 also finally added the long-promised island backup function. This is only available for Switch Online subscribers, and it lets you back up your New Horizons save data in the event that you lose or damage your Switch. However, this function works a little differently from the typical cloud saves […]