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Staff Reporter. @GettyImages. Wyndham Clark is the winner of the AT&T Pebble Beach Pro-Am after the tournament was shortened to 54 holes due to weather conditions in Northern California. The final round was postponed on Sunday due to inclement weather and safety concerns on the course. But plans to play…
Staff Reporter. Atletico Madrid scored an injury-time equaliser to rescue a point from their derby with La Liga leaders Real Madrid at the Santiago Bernabeu on Sunday. Brahim Diaz pounced on a heavy touch from Koke and clipped the ball past Jan Oblak from close range to give Real the…
Staff Reporter. Three sixes in the final two overs by Patrick Kruger helped the Sunrisers Eastern Cape rocket to the top of the standings when they beat the Paarl Royals by five wickets in their Betway SA20 clash in Gqeberha on Sunday. Kruger finished unbeaten on 25 from seven deliveries,…
Staff Reporter. Mauricio Pochettino apologised to the Chelsea support for "not matching the history of the club" after a 4-2 home loss to Wolves on Sunday dropped the Blues into the bottom half of the Premier League table. Pochettino's men were also thrashed 4-1 by Liverpool last week and the…
Staff Reporter. @PGATour. A severe storm raised safety concerns and forced postponement of the final round of the US PGA Tour's Pebble Beach Pro-Am to Monday tournament officials announced on Sunday. One day after reigning US Open champion Wyndham Clark set a course record with a 12-under par 60 at…
By Phil McNulty. Arsenal reduced Liverpool's lead at the top of the Premier League to two points after a deserved 3-1 victory in a tense encounter at Emirates Stadium. The Gunners knew defeat was unthinkable and their cause was helped hugely by two errors from Liverpool's normally reliable keeper Alisson,…
Staff Reporter. South African Dylan Frittelli overcame a nervy start to win the Bahrain Championship on Sunday with three birdies on the back nine enough to see off his challengers at the Royal Golf Course. He carded a one-under-par 71 to finish on 13-under overall, two shots ahead of compatriot…
By Harry Poole. Matheus Cunha scored a hat-trick as Wolves came from behind to stun Chelsea and replace the Blues in the top half of the Premier League table. Cole Palmer gave Mauricio Pochettino's hosts a 19th-minute lead when he calmly slotted past Jose Sa following Moises Caicedo's defence-splitting pass.…
By Michael Vlismas. Bela-Bela, Limpopo – Welshman Rhys Enoch overcame a weather delay and an onslaught of low scoring in the final round of the Sunshine Tour and European Challenge Tour co-sanctioned SDC Open to claim a two-stroke victory at Zebula Golf Estate and Spa on Sunday. Enoch started the…
By Patrick Compton. Kane Williamson and Rachin Ravindra struck unbeaten centuries as they added an unbroken 219 for the third wicket as New Zealand compiled a solid 258 for two at stumps on an attritional first day of the first Tegel test against South Africa at a sunny Bay Oval…
Staff Reporter. Man of the match Sean Abbott grabbed three wickets and slammed an entertaining 69 as Australia cruised to an 83-run victory over the West Indies in the second one-day international to seal the three-match series on Sunday. Chasing 258-9, the visitors were dismissed for 175 in the 44th…
By Stephan Shemilt. England lost Ben Duckett late on day three after being set an enormous 399 to beat India in the second Test in Visakhapatnam. Duckett made 28 in a stand of 50 with Zak Crawley before offering a bat-pad catch off Ravichandran Ashwin. Crawley remains on 29, alongside…
Staff Reporter. Stephen Curry scored 60 points for only the second time in his NBA career - but the Golden State Warriors lost 141-134 in overtime to the Atlanta Hawks. The Hawks' Dejounte Murray scored from 14 feet with 4.6 seconds left to tie the game at 123-123 in regulation…
Staff Reporter. Rory McIlroy may have stood down from the PGA Tour Policy Board to focus on his game, but that hasn't stopped the Northern Irishman from stepping right back into the debate over the possible merger with the Saudi-backed LIV Golf League. Jordan Spieth, who took McIlroy's spot on…
By Patrick Compton. Disciplined bowling by the Proteas kept New Zealand's batsmen in shackles, but they missed a great chance to get rid of master batsman Kane Williamson as the home team reached tea on 125 for two in 52 overs on the first day of the first Tegel test…
Staff Reporter. France captain Kylian Mbappe will join LaLiga giants Real Madrid when his contract with Paris St Germain finishes at the end of the season, Le Parisien and ESPN reported on Saturday. Mbappe said last year he would not renew his contract at the Ligue 1 side when it…
Staff Reporter. @GettyImages. Wyndham Clark, the reigning US Open champion, broke the course record at Pebble Beach on Saturday with his 12-under-par third round of 60 at the PGA Tour's Pebble Beach Pro-Am. Clark leads on 17-under 199 through 54 holes by a stroke from rising Swedish star Ludvig Aberg,…
Staff Reporter. Qatar's shootout hero Meshaal Barsham credited "anticipation and luck" as the hosts and holders moved into an Asian Cup semi-final against Iran after beating Uzbekistan on penalties on Saturday. Goalkeeper Barsham saved three times in the shootout as Qatar won 3-2 after a 1-1 draw at the end…
By David Knowles. From the bottom of the table a few games ago, the Joburg Super Kings clinched the last play-off spot in this year's Betway SA20, making history in chasing down 203 to beat the Durban Super Giants by seven wickets at the Wanderers on Saturday, off the penultimate…
By Michael Vlismas. Bela-Bela, Limpopo – South Africa's Wilco Nienaber and Louis Albertse head into Sunday's final round of the SDC Championship at Zebula Country Club in a tie for the lead on 19 under par and sharing a philosophy to keep the game as simple as possible. On a…
Staff Reporter. Ilkay Gundogan played a starring role as Barcelona beat Alaves in their first La Liga game since Xavi announced he will step down as boss in the summer. Barca went in front when Robert Lewandowski latched on to Gundogan's pass to dink the ball in. Gundogan then fired…
Staff Reporter. Tyson Fury's undisputed heavyweight title fight against Oleksandr Usyk has been rescheduled for 18 May in Saudi Arabia. Briton Fury, 35, had been due to fight Ukraine's Usyk on 17 February but withdrew from the contest on Friday after sustaining a cut in sparring. Their bout will crown…
By Stephan Shemilt. England were blown away by a scintillating spell of reverse-swing bowling by India's Jasprit Bumrah on day two of the second Test in Visakhapatnam. Bumrah took 6-45 in a devastating burst either side of tea, sensationally knocking Ollie Pope's middle and leg stumps out of the ground…
By Harry Poole. Aston Villa dismantled Sheffield United to move back into the Premier League's top four with a thumping victory which leaves the Blades rooted to the bottom of the table. Unai Emery's side overwhelmed the woeful hosts with four goals inside the opening half hour at Bramall Lane…
By Gareth Griffiths. Scotland withheld a stunning Wales comeback to hang on for a nail-biting first victory in Cardiff in 22 years. Gregor Townsend's side raced into a 27-0 lead in 43 minutes with two Duhan van der Merwe tries, a Pierre Schoeman score and 12 Finn Russell points. Wales…
Staff Reporter. Bayern Munich came from a goal down to beat Borussia Monchengladbach 3-1 in the Bundesliga on Saturday and stay on the heels of leaders Bayer Leverkusen ahead of their clash next week. The result also earned a new record for Bayern's veteran attacking midfielder Thomas Muller who notched…
Staff Reporter. World No 1 Scottie Scheffler finished with back-to-back birdies to hold a share of the lead after the second round of the PGA Tour Pebble Beach Pro-Am on Friday. Scheffler shot a bogey-free, eight-under-par round of 64 to share top spot on the leaderboard at 11-under with Belgian…
Staff Reporter. Tottenham Hotspur have signed 18-year-old Swedish midfielder Lucas Bergvall from Allsvenskan club Djurgarden on a five-year contract, the Premier League side said late on Friday. Spurs did not disclose the financial details, but British media reported the deal is worth around 8.5 million pounds ($11 million). Bergvall, who…
Staff Reporter. Opener Yashasvi Jaiswal hit 209 to bring India's first innings to 396 all out on day two of the second test against England on Saturday. The left-hander made his first test double century from an overnight 179 before veteran pacer James Anderson finally got him out for the…
Staff Reporter. Kyllian Mbappe missed a first-half penalty and scored one of the simplest goals of his career a few minutes later as Paris Saint-Germain unconvincingly beat Strasbourg 2-1 to remain top of Ligue 1 on Friday. Alaa Bellaarouch kept out the forward's early spot-kick, but then allowed Marco Asensio…
By Rob Stevens. DR Congo came from behind to beat Guinea 3-1 and book a semi-final spot at the 2023 Africa Cup of Nations at the Alassane Ouattara Olympic Stadium on Friday. Mohamed Bayo put Guinea ahead with a 20th-minute penalty after the forward was fouled by Chancel Mbemba, who…
By Matt Gault. Ireland began their Six Nations title defence in momentous fashion as they claimed their biggest ever away win over 14-man France in Marseille. Irish tries by Jamison Gibson-Park and Tadhg Beirne combined with France's Paul Willemse's sending off had Ireland in a strong position after 30 minutes.…
By David Knowles. The Sunrisers Eastern Cape secured the important second spot on the Betway SA20 standings with a comprehensive 44-run win against the Paarl Royals at Boland Park, Paarl, on Friday evening, bagging a bonus point for their effort. Chasing 209 to win, the Royals suffered their third successive…
Staff Reporter. Tyson Fury has been forced to postpone his unification fight with Oleksandr Usyk after the British heavyweight suffered a "freak cut" above his eye during a sparring session in Riyadh, Queensberry Promotions announced on Friday. Fury's World Boxing Council title and Ukrainian Usyk's World Boxing Association, International Boxing…
Staff Reporter. (ICC) - After a one-day break in Super Six action, the ICC U19 Men's Cricket World Cup resumed with a triple-header on Friday, with teams vying for coveted semifinal spots. South Africa became the first team to secure qualification into the final four with a commanding 119-run victory…
By Harry Poole. Mercedes team principal Toto Wolff admitted Lewis Hamilton's decision to join Ferrari in 2025 was a "surprise" but said it could provide the opportunity to "do something bold". Hamilton, 39, only signed a new two-year deal with Mercedes last August. He told Wolff of his decision to…
Staff Reporter. La Liga is using a lip-reading expert to investigate a comment Real Madrid's Jude Bellingham is alleged to have made towards Getafe's Mason Greenwood during Thursday's game. La Liga says Getafe "filed a formal complaint" and will "act based on hard evidence". The incident came after England international…
By Michael Vlismas. Bela-Bela, Limpopo – Frenchman Alexander Levy came to the bushveld seeking inspiration on his journey back to the DP World Tour, and he certainly found it amidst the giraffe, wildebeest and a 36-hole total of 12 under par that gives him a share of the lead into…
By Lehlohonolo Lehana. Manchester City boss Pep Guardiola insists Erling Haaland is happy at Manchester City – despite Real Madrid's efforts to unsettle the prolific goalscorer. According to Spanish outlet El Desmarque, the Norway striker "can't stand" the city and the poor weather and would be interested in a move…
Staff Reporter. Skipper Steve Smith and Cameron Green eased Australia to a crushing eight-wicket victory over the West Indies with a dominant 149-run stand in the first one-day international in Melbourne on Friday. Smith finished unbeaten on 79 off 79 balls and Green, batting at No 3, was 77 not…
Staff Reporter. Chelsea forward Armando Broja has joined Fulham on loan until the end of the season, the Premier League clubs said on Friday shortly after the transfer window closed. Financial details of the deal were not disclosed but British media reported that Fulham paid Chelsea around 4 million pounds…
Staff Reporter. Opener Yashasvi Jaiswal scored an attacking century to steer India to 225-3 at tea Friday after England's early strikes including Shoaib Bashir's debut wicket in the second test. The left-handed Jaiswal, on 125, and debutant Rajat Patidar, on 25, were at the crease after India, who trail the…
By Andrew Benson. The historic Suzuka circuit will host the Japanese Grand Prix until at least 2029 after signing a five-year contract extension with Formula 1. The track has seen off opposition from Osaka, which had been interested in hosting a street race in the coming years. F1 president Stefano…
Staff Reporter. Lionel Messi came on as an 83rd-minute substitute but could do nothing to stop Inter Miami suffering a 6-0 drubbing by an Al-Nassr in Riyadh on Thursday. The game had been billed as a clash between Messi and old rival Cristiano Ronaldo but the latter was ruled out…
By Sam Drury. Spain forward Joselu scored twice to give Real Madrid a 2-0 win at local rivals Getafe on Thursday, propelling them back to the LaLiga summit, two points ahead of surprise package Girona. The former Stoke striker headed home Lucas Vazquez's cross to put Carlo Ancelotti's side in…
By Emma Smith. Kobbie Mainoo scored a 97th-minute winner as Manchester United beat Wolverhampton Wanderers 4-3 at Molineux in a Premier League classic. Mainoo curled his first Premier League goal past Jose Sa, just seconds after Pedro Neto appeared to have snatched a point for Wolves. Wolves pulled themselves level…
By Ross Roche. It was the Ryan Rickelton, Dewald Brevis and Kyle Verreynne batting show at SuperSport Park in Centurion on Thursday evening, but in the end MI Cape Town won the high-scoring SA20 encounter by 34 runs against the Pretoria Capitals. Rickelton and Brevis both struck superb half centuries…
By Lehlohonolo Lehana. @F1. It's now confirmed - seven-time world champion Lewis Hamilton will leave Mercedes and join Ferrari for the 2025 Formula 1 season on a multi-year deal. Following rumours of the move, Hamilton will join Charles Leclerc and Fred Vasseur to try and end Ferrari's Championship drought. Ferrari…
By Michael Vlismas. Photo Credit: Tyrone Winfield/Sunshine Tour. Bela-Bela, Limpopo – Wilco Nienaber played his first competitive round after a long break and the 64 he posted was good enough to share the lead with Alexander Levy in Thursday's first round of the SDC Open at the Zebula Country Club.…
By Lehlohonolo Lehana. Perennial Bundesliga champions Bayern Munich continue their pursuit of top spot when they play host to mid-table outfit Borrusia Monchengladbach at the Allianz Arena on Saturday afternoon. Only two points now separate the top two after another action-packed matchday in the Bundesliga. Bayer 04 Leverkusen host Bayern…
By Andrew Benson. The seven-time world champion Lewis Hamilton will leave Mercedes and join Ferrari for the 2025 Formula 1 season. A number of sources say a deal for Hamilton to join Charles Leclerc at Maranello from 2025 has been agreed. Ferrari and Mercedes have refused to comment. Mercedes F1…
Staff Reporter. Former US Open champion Bryson DeChambeau says a merger between the PGA Tour and LIV Golf "needs to happen" to bring the sport "back together". Negotiations between the PGA Tour and Saudi Arabia's Public Investment Fund (PIF), which bankrolls LIV Golf, are continuing after they failed to reach…
Staff Reporter. Off-spinner Shoaib Bashir will make his England debut in the second Test against India in Visakhapatnam. The 20-year-old replaces the injured Jack Leach, while James Anderson comes in for Mark Wood. Bashir first came to the attention of England captain Ben Stokes when a video of him bowling…
Staff Reporter. Vitor Roque scored his first goal for Barcelona in their first match since manager Xavi announced he was leaving at the end of the season. Joao Cancelo's cross with the outside of his boot was headed home in the 63rd minute by substitute Roque, who joined the action…
By Ross Roche. The Sunrisers Eastern Cape clinched a crushing bonus-point nine-wicket win over the Joburg Super Kings in their SA20 clash at the Wanderers in Johannesburg on Wednesday night. The win was set up by the Sunrisers' bowling department, skittling the Super Kings all out for 78, before they…
By Gary Rose. Conor Bradley produced a memorable display by scoring his first Liverpool goal and grabbing two assists as the Reds beat Chelsea 4-1 to maintain their grip on first place in Premier League. Jurgen Klopp's side went into this round of fixtures five points clear at the top…
By Iain Carter. The PGA Tour has agreed a private equity deal worth around $3bn (£2.36bn) with a group of investors led by the Fenway Sports Group, which owns Liverpool FC. As a result, golfers who have remained loyal to the tour and rejected advances from the rival LIV Golf…
By CS Chiwanza. Kwena Maphaka was sensational, bagging a five-wicket haul, as he inspired South Africa Under-19 to a comprehensive nine-wicket win over Zimbabwe Under-19 in their Group 2 Super Six match at the JB Marks Oval in Potchefstroom on Wednesday. Maphaka's masterclass with the ball helped South Africa restrict…
By Andrew Benson. Formula 1 has rejected the American Andretti team's bid to enter the sport in the next two years - but left the door open for admission from 2028. Andretti's entry had ben approved by governing body the FIA but commercial rights holders F1 felt the proposal for…
By Michael Vlismas. Bela-Bela, Limpopo – Former Bafana Bafana legend Brian Baloyi was a very happy man as he teed it up in Wednesday's pro-am for the Sunshine Tour and Challenge Tour co-sanctioned SDC Open at the Zebula Country Club, and with his beloved national football team having taken a…
By CS Chiwanza. Kwena Maphaka bagged his second five-wicket haul of the 2024 Under-19 World Cup as he helped South Africa Under-19 restrict Zimbabwe Under-19 to a total of 102 in their Group 2 Super Six match at the JB Marks Oval on Wednesday. South Africa needs 103 runs in…
Staff Reporter. Supersport United Football Club have bolstered their defence with the arrival of former Moroka Swallows defender Keegan Allan on a free transfer. Allen recently left troubled Swallows, one of a number of players that were axed in the wake of the club's failure to fulfil their two DStv…
By Stephan Shemilt. England spinner Jack Leach is a significant doubt for the second Test against India because of a knee injury sustained in the first Test. Leach hurt his left knee fielding in Hyderabad, but was still able to bowl 10 overs in the second innings as England sealed…
Staff Reporter. Rory McIlroy says PGA Tour triumphs at venues such as Pebble Beach and Riviera will be devalued in the absence of two-time major winner Jon Rahm and other star players following their defection to LIV Golf. And the four-time major champion from Northern Ireland says it's more important…
Staff Reporter. @APPhoto. Arsenal climbed up to second in the Premier League with a 2-1 win at Nottingham Forest as Aston Villa's unbeaten home record was ended by a 3-1 defeat to Newcastle on Tuesday. Goals from Gabriel Jesus and Bukayo Saka maintained the Gunners' title push at the City…
By Patrick Compton. Paceman Junior Dala claimed career-best figures of 5/26 to help clinch an eight-run victory for Durban's Super Giants over the Pretoria Capitals to extend their lead to 10 points at the top of the Betway SA20 table at Kingsmead in Durban on Tuesday. The Super Giants have…
By Michael Short. A "dignified medal ceremony" will take place for athletes who missed out when Russian figure skaters took team gold at the 2022 Winter Olympics in Beijing. Medals were not awarded after Russia's Kamila Valieva failed a doping test, but the United States will now receive gold, Japan…
By Lehlohonolo Lehana. Former Orlando Pirates and Mamelodi Sundowns midfielder Andile Jali is among the players who were released by Moroka Swallows. Jali's agent Mike Makaab confirmed Jali is no longer part of Swallows' playing unit, but the parties involved are contesting the decision. The experienced midfielder joined the Dube…
Staff Reporter. Steven Kitshoff's arrival at Ulster has really grabbed the headlines and the World Cup-winning Springbok is certainly making his mark in Belfast, ranking highest in the Vodacom URC’s Top 100. The new Ulster Rugby prop remains at No 1 in the updated URC Top 100 – the ranking…
By Liryn de Jager. A second explosive batting display by Beth Mooney saw Australia clinch the T20I series against South Africa 2-1. Chasing 163, Australia won the third and final match in the series at the Bellerive Oval in Hobart by five wickets. The home team finished on 166 for…
By Michael Vlismas. South Africa's leading golfers with a disability have been given a unique opportunity to compete in the Sunshine Tour's 2024/25 season opening tournament, the Waterfall City Tournament of Champions powered by Attacq, alongside a quality field of champions from all quarters of South African golf. A total…
Staff Reporter. Manchester United say forward Marcus Rashford "has taken responsibility for his actions" after reports he was seen in nightspots in Northern Ireland on Wednesday and Thursday evening. The England international missed training at United on Friday after reporting ill and did not feature in Sunday's 4-2 FA Cup…
Staff Reporter. Andy Murray suffered another early exit as the former world No 1 was knocked out of the ATP event in Montpellier by Benoit Paire in the first round on Monday. Paire came from behind to secure a 2-6, 7-6 (7/5), 6-3 win over the Briton. Three-time Grand Slam…
Staff Reporter. Malcolm scored a late header to give Al Hilal a 4-3 win over Inter Miami in a club friendly in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia on Monday. The Saudi Pro League club -- loaded with former European pros -- raced out to a 2-0 win with a clinical finish from…
By David Knowles. @SA20. Faf du Plessis lead the Joburg Super Kings to a bonus point, 10-wicket (D/L method) win against MI Cape Town in a rain-interrupted Betway SA 20 match at Newlands on Monday night. Needing 98 in eight overs, Du Plessis with an undefeated 50 from 20 balls…
Staff Reporter. Erik ten Hag believes he is set to finally pick his strongest Manchester United team against Wolves on Thursday as a host of stars return from injury. United return to Premier League action at Molineux buoyed by Casemiro, Lisandro Martinez and Luke Shaw featuring in Sunday's FA Cup…
By Lehlohonolo Lehana. Figure skating has been under intense scrutiny after 15-year-old Russian prodigy Kamila Valieva was allowed to compete at the Beijing Olympics despite failing a drug test. (PHOTO: Gallo Images / Getty Images). The Russian figure skater Kamila Valieva has received a four-year suspension for doping, the Court…
Staff Reporter. Liverpool captain Virgil van Dijk is unwilling to commit his future to the Reds until he has clarity over the club's long-term vision, as he waits on the club’s next move. Van Dijk is one of three star names whose contracts need sorting ahead of 2025, alongside Mohammed…
By Stephan Shemilt. India all-rounder Ravindra Jadeja and batter KL Rahul have been ruled out of the second Test against England, adding to the hosts' problems. Jadeja suffered a hamstring injury and Rahul a quadriceps issue during England's 28-run win in the first Test. India are already without star batter…
By Michael Vlismas. The Limpopo Province's growing status as a premium golf destination will once again be showcased by the Limpopo Tourism Agency and the Sunshine Tour when the sixth edition of the Limpopo Championship tees off in April 2024. The Limpopo Championship at the Euphoria Golf and Lifestyle Estate…
Staff Reporter. (BBC Sport) - Xabi Alonso has emerged as hot favourite to become the next Liverpool manager following Jurgen Klopp's shock decision to leave the club at the end of the season. A former Anfield favourite - he scored in their Champions League final win in 2005 - Alonso…
Staff Reporter. Samuel Lino and Memphis Depay scored a goal in each half to give Atletico Madrid a comfortable 2-0 home win over Valencia on Sunday which moved Diego Simeone's side to third in the LaLiga standings. Atletico could have won by a larger margin if it wasn't for Valencia…
Staff Reporter. A dramatic late comeback from Nelly Korda enabled the American to beat Lydia Ko in a play-off and win the LPGA Drive On Championship in Florida. Korda trailed Ko by three shots with two holes to play but eagled the 17th and birdied the last to join Ko…
By Phil McNulty. Manchester United survived a real FA Cup fourth-round scare at Newport County before finally seeing off the League Two side's brave attempt at a giant-killing. United made a flying start and looked to have wrapped the tie up when smooth finishes from Bruno Fernandes and Kobbie Mainoo…
Staff Reporter. Afghani mystery spinner Noor Ahmad grabbed a career-best 5-11 as Durban's Super Giants thrashed Paarl Royals by 125 runs in their Betway SA20 match in front of 14 000 excited spectators at Kingsmead in Durban on Sunday. The lopsided victory – with the Royals being dismissed for 83…
Staff Reporter. The Springbok Sevens finished their HSBC SVNS Perth campaign on a high note by outplaying France 24-5 to finish the tournament in fifth place. Argentina won their second successive tournament to retain their place at the top of the standings, while the Blitzboks are now tied in fourth…
Staff Reporter. Non-League side Maidstone United will travel to Sheffield Wednesday or Coventry in the FA Cup fifth round, while holders Manchester City make the trip to Luton. The National League South club from Kent pulled off one of the great upsets in FA Cup history by winning 2-1 at…
By Matthew Howarth. Liverpool reached the FA Cup fifth round with an entertaining 5-2 victory over Norwich in their first game since manager Jurgen Klopp announced he will leave at the end of the season. Klopp, who revealed his impending departure on Friday, was given a rousing reception by the…
By Simon Stone. Disgraceful scenes of crowd disorder marred the Black Country derby and halted play for 34 minutes as Wolves beat West Brom 2-0 in the FA Cup at the Hawthorns. Fighting erupted close to the area in the stands reserved for the players' families, while missiles were also…
By Jonathan Jurejko. Jannik Sinner landed the Grand Slam title he has long promised with an extraordinary fightback to beat Daniil Medvedev in the Australian Open final. Italy's Sinner, 22, trailed by two sets before recovering to win 3-6 3-6 6-4 6-4 6-3 in his first major final. Fourth seed…
By Michael Vlismas. Vereeniging, Gauteng – Ryan van Velzen claimed his third Sunshine Tour victory in 10 months when he won the Mediclinic Invitational by four shots in a dominant performance at Maccauvlei Golf Club on Sunday. The 22-year-old Van Velzen carded a final round of 64 – his second…
Staff Reporter. @AFPPhoto. Shamar Joseph shrugged off injury to bowl at express pace for nearly 12 overs straight in Brisbane, claiming 7-68 as West Indies stunned Australia by eight runs to get their first test win Down Under since 1997 on Sunday. Australia had been cruising towards the victory target…
By Stephan Shemilt. England produced one of their best ever away wins, stunning India with a 28-run victory in a heart-stopping finish to the first Test in Hyderabad. Inspired by one of the all-time great innings by Ollie Pope and a beguiling 7-62 from debutant spinner Tom Hartley, England set…
By Marc Higginson. Shamar Joseph has taken seven wickets as Australia collapsed at the Gabba to hand West Indies their first Test victory in Australia for 27 years, winning by just eight runs in a breathtakingly dramatic finish. Fast bowler Joseph, who hobbled off in tears 24 hours earlier after…
Staff Reporter. LeBron James helped the Los Angeles Lakers to a thrilling 145-144 overtime win against the Golden State Warriors as he secured bragging rights over Steph Curry. James, the oldest player in the NBA at 39, scored 36 points plus a career-high 20 rebounds and 12 assists. James secured…
Staff Reporter. @DailyMail. The English Football League (EFL) and Professional Game Match Officials Limited (PGMOL) said they were "appalled" after a fan chased referee Craig Hicks off the field during a League One match between Port Vale and Portsmouth on Saturday. The incident occurred after Hicks awarded a penalty to…
By Liryn de Jager. South Africa created history when they beat Australia for the first time in any format of the game with a six-wicket victory in the second T20I at the Manuka Oval in Canberra. Chasing 143, the Proteas finished on 144 for four with six balls remaining. Laura…
By Lehlohonolo Lehana. Barcelona boss Xavi has revealed that he will walk out on the club at the end of the season in the aftermath of Saturday's chaotic defeat to Villarreal. Spanish giants lost 5-3 at home to Villarreal, in which they surrendered a 3-2 lead. The 44-year-old stated that…
Staff Reporter. Barcelona lost an eight-goal thriller as Villarreal struck twice deep into stoppage time to leave Xavi's side 10 points off the top of La Liga. The hosts had fought back with three goals in 11 minutes to lead after trailing 2-0 until the hour mark. But Villarreal equalised…
By Patrick Compton. A stunning display of hitting by opener Steve Stolk helped the South Africa U19 team to not only beat Scotland by seven wickets but top group B in their ICC U19 Cricket World Cup match at JB Marks Oval in Potchefstroom on Saturday. Chasing 270 for victory…
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