Mon, 19 Aug 2019

Captain Karunaratne's ton leads Sri Lanka to NZ Test win

Galle - Captain Dimuth Karunaratne scored 122 as Sri Lanka chased down 268 for the loss of just four wickets ...

Italy squad to face Boks at World Cup named

Milan -Leonardo Ghiraldini is set to return from injury with the experienced hooker included on Sunday in Italy's largely youthful ...

It was a fantastic hundred by Dimuth: Kane Williamson

London [UK], Aug 18 (ANI): New Zealand captain Kane Williamson praised Sri Lanka skipper Dimuth Karunaratne's brilliant match-winning ton saying ...

Sri Lanka defeat New Zealand by six wickets in first Test match

Galle [Sri Lanka], Aug 18 (ANI): Sri Lanka won the first Test of the two-match series against New Zealand by ...

Cheika hurting as he mulls Wallabies' World Cup squad

Sydney - Wallabies coach Michael Cheika admitted on Sunday he was hurting after watching the All Blacks crush his Bledisloe ...

All Black coach: World Cup more important than world ranking

Auckland - All Blacks coach Steve Hansen dismissed concerns about losing their number one world ranking Sunday as he concentrated ...

Rassie: It's nice to learn when you're winning

Cape Town - Rassie Erasmus breathed a sigh of relief and confirmed that his 2019 Springbok squad continued on a ...

Gatland pleased with Welsh character more than ranking

Cardiff - Wales top the world rugby rankings for the first time in their history but coach Warren Gatland was ...

'Proud' Hansen challenges All Blacks' discipline

Auckland - All Blacks coach Steve Hansen refused to get carried away by the comprehensive 36-0 thrashing of the Wallabies ...

Wales go top of world rugby rankings after beating England

Cardiff - Wales topped the world rugby rankings for the first time after beating England 13-6 on Saturday in Cardiff, ...

Springbok Women qualify for 2021 Rugby World Cup

Cape Town - The Springbok Women booked their place in the 2021 Women's Rugby World Cup in New Zealand with ...

Below par Boks grind out Pumas win in Farewell Test

Cape Town - It was far from clinical, but the Springboks secured a 24-18 win over Argentina at Loftus on ...

Sri Lanka close in on victory over Black Caps

Galle - Sri Lanka's batters set the stage Saturday for a thrilling final day, reaching 133 without loss at stumps ...

Disappointed Cheika tells Wallabies to 'suck it up' and move on

Auckland - Wallabies coach Michael Cheika insisted Saturday's thrashing at the hands of the All Blacks had not derailed Australia's ...

New Zealand set Sri Lanka tough 267 to win first Test

Galle - New Zealand were bowled out for 285 in their second innings on Saturday, setting Sri Lanka a tough ...

Fortress Eden Park: the All Blacks by the numbers

Auckland - The All Blacks' impressive 36-0 victory over the Wallabies in Auckland on Saturday, to retain the Bledisloe Cup, ...

Former Proteas coach takes charge of Bangladesh

Dhaka - The Bangladesh Cricket Board on Saturday named South Africa's Russell Domingo as the new head coach of the ...

All Blacks demolish Wallabies to retain Bledisloe Cup

Auckland - The All Blacks sent out an emphatic message they are not to be underestimated at the Rugby World ...

Fuel price hikes - no end in sight for weary consumers

High oil prices have seen rising petrol prices globally, and for already cash-strapped South African motorists, there appears to be ...

Morgan's desire for 2nd CWC success tempered by back

London - Eoin Morgan would love to add the Twenty20 World Cup trophy in Australia next year to the 50 ...

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