Australian Open 2022: Steve Waugh eats ice-cream at Ash Barty vs Madison Keys match

Australian Open 2022: Steve Waugh eats ice-cream at Ash Barty vs Madison Keys match

For the most part all eyes were on Ash Barty at Rod Laver Arena — but that was before Steve Waugh and his ice-cream stole the show. Not since George Costanza lathered himself in a chocolate sundae at the 1993 US Open has an ice-cream at the tennis caused such a stir. Former Australian cricket … Read more

Match Preview – Scorchers vs Sixers, Big Bash League 2021/22, Final

Match Preview - Scorchers vs Sixers, Big Bash League 2021/22, Final

Preview Mitchell Marsh available for Scorchers following hamstring injury, while Sixers hope Steve O’Keefe recovers from injured calf BigPicture At stake in the final is – obviously – the title, and also the mantle of being deemed the greatest club in BBL history, with the winner to claim a record fourth crown. Perth Scorchers were … Read more

Recent Match Report – AUS Women vs ENG Women Only Test 2021/22

Recent Match Report - AUS Women vs ENG Women Only Test 2021/22

Postponement Katherine Brunt and Nat Sciver took three wickets apiece, but it could have been much better for England Australia 327 for 7 (Lanning 93, Haynes 86, Gardner 56, Sciver 3-41) vs. England Australia fought back from a difficult start against new ball to take the honors on the opening day of the one-off Ashes … Read more

Ashes Women’s Test match day one: Australia v England – live! | sport

11:51 p.m. GMT 23:51 11th over: Australia 34-2 (Haynes 21, Perry 10) Some momentum for Brunt to the left now, he folds but Haynes reads the swing to perfection and gets through the cover for four! Beautiful photo. She gets beat by rebound from the next, aiming for a cut shot that goes under the … Read more

Women’s Ashes Test match, day one: Australia v England – live! | Sport

11.34pm GMT 23:34 7th over: Australia 14-2 (Haynes 10, Perry 1) Perry off the mark with a single pushed to cover. That brings Haynes onto strike to get a thick edge down through deep third for four. Looks like the swing has died away already. 11.29pm GMT 23:29 6th over: Australia 9-2 (Haynes 6, Perry … Read more

Match Preview – AUS Women vs ENG Women, Women’s Ashes 2021/22, Only Test

Match Preview - AUS Women vs ENG Women, Women's Ashes 2021/22, Only Test

Overview Australia must decide how many of their fast bowlers to release big picture The ashes could be decided in Canberra. If Australia win and take all four available points, it will be safely in their hands – as they have been since 2015. The series has yet to really take off after rain washed … Read more

Australian Open 2022: Jessica Pegula net worth, Ash Barty match, news

Australian Open 2022: Jessica Pegula net worth, Ash Barty match, news

Ash Barty’s quarter-final opponent has always lurked as the richest figure in tennis, eclipsing Roger Federer’s net worth. Ash Barty battles billionaire heiress Jessica Pegula on Tuesday – the player consistently overlooked as the richest person in the sport. The American is in her second straight Australian Open quarter-final after a big upset win over … Read more

Brendan Taylor cricket news: Zimbabwe, ICC investigation, drug use, match fixing

Brendan Taylor cricket news: Zimbabwe, ICC investigation, drug use, match fixing

An international star has publicly announced he is set to be banned from cricket after ‘biting the bait’ of shady characters. Former Zimbabwe cricket captain Brendan Taylor revealed in a tweet on Monday night that he took cocaine, a $15,000 bribe from an Indian businessman to fix matches and that he was facing a multi-year … Read more

Brendan Taylor reveals ICC multi-year ban for match fixing approach, Zimbabwe captain

Brendan Taylor has admitted to a match fixing approach.

Former Zimbabwean cricket captain Brendan Taylor has foreshadowed a “multi-year” ban from the ICC for a four-month delay in reporting a match-fixing approach. The 35-year-old played 34 Tests, 202 One-Day Internationals and 45 T20 Internationals for Zimbabwe from 2004 to 2021. In a lengthy Twitter post Taylor released a searingly honest statement admitting an approach … Read more

Australian Open 2022: Stefanos Tsitsipas beats Benoit Paire, forgets the match point

Australian Open 2022: Stefanos Tsitsipas beats Benoit Paire, forgets the match point

Stefanos Tsitsipas can live in his own little world and that has never been more evident than after the match point against Benoit Paire. World number four Stefanos Tsitsipas did not lose a service game, despite losing a set, as he overpowered Benoit Paire to reach the fourth round of the Australian Open on Saturday. … Read more