England opener Rory Burns faces surgery on ankle ligament injury

Rory Burns faces surgery on ankle ligament injury sustained in football match and England opener is set to miss Sri Lanka tour in March England opener Rory Burns damaged ankle before second Test in South Africa The batsman sustained injury in pre-training football match and faces operation  Should he have the surgery then Burns will […]


Millman loses opener to Canada as Kyrgios is rested

Madrid: Lleyton Hewitt's decision to rest Nick Kyrgios for the opening Davis Cup rubber against Canada has backfired badly with John Millman losing 7-6 (9-7), 6-4 to Vasik Pospisil. Mystery surrounded the late scratching of the in-form Kyrgios, with Tennis Australia officials merely saying the 24-year-old had not been nominated. John Millman reacts during his […]

Rugby League

Error-ridden NRLW opener in the past, says Dragons captain

The NRLW competition is brief and cut-throat and, after losing in the opening round, Kezie Apps knows it's do-or-die for St George Illawarra against the Warriors this weekend. Despite a host of impressive signings in the off season, the Dragons came up well short in a disappointing   14-4 loss to defending premiers Brisbane on Sunday. […]


Live: World Series opener, Red Sox v Dodgers at Fenway Park

BOSTON’S Chris Sale was hospitalised last week with a stomach ailment while Clayton Kershaw threw an inning last weekend, but both left-handed seven-time All-Stars will pitch in Wednesday’s (EDT) World Series opener. The 114th edition of Major League Baseball’s best-of-seven final begins at Boston’s 106-year-old Fenway Park, with Kershaw hoping to lift the Los Angeles […]