Spin legend Shane Warne says Australia are in a state of "confusion" heading into the Ashes series, with England primed for a first Gabba Test boilover. The Australian leg-spin great says Australia are in a shambles with wicketkeeper Tim Paine's surprise selection pointing to a lRead More »
David Goffin pummelled his good friend Dominic Thiem 6-4, 6-1 to advance to the semi-finals of the ATP Finals on Friday, where he will have the daunting task of facing Roger Federer. The Belgian, who was soundly beaten in his previous round-robin match by group winner Grigor Dimitrov, had a shaky start
Chelsea manager Antonio Conte believes his side must win every game they play if they are to stand any chance of reeling in runaway Premier League leaders Manchester City. Champions Chelsea are nine points behind Pep Guardiola's City ahead of Saturday's trip to West Bromwich Albion, where Conte
Australia hit back at England coach Eddie Jones on Friday by insisting they would meet with referee Ben O'Keeffe ahead of Saturday's clash at Twickenham. Earlier on Friday, Jones accused Australia counterpart Michael Cheika of lacking respect for O'Keeffe by trying to influence him through
Australia captain Michael Hooper backed rising star Blake Enever to come good against England after the Brumbies lock's dramatic late call into the Wallabies' side for Saturday's clash at Twickenham. Enever wasn't even in the matchday 23 announced by coach Michael Cheika on Thursday.
Cheteshwar Pujara stood firm against a relentless Sri Lankan pace attack as India stumbled to 74-5 before rain cut short the second day of the first Test on Friday. Fast bowler Dasun Shanaka struck twice on a cloudy morning session at Kolkata's Eden Gardens as the hosts struggled to improve on their
Barcelona coach Ernesto Valverde warned against complacency when the La Liga leaders travel to Leganes on Saturday ahead of a testing week with trips to Juventus and Valencia also to come. Barca could move seven points clear of Valencia at the top of the table and open up an 11-point lead over Real