Pant’s ton puts India on top, and closer to Test championship

Ahmedabad: A remarkable century from Rishabh Pant put India firmly in control on the second day of the fourth and final Test against England on Friday. The 23-year-old wicketkeeper-batsman bludgeoned his way to a third Test century, scoring 101 off 118 balls and sharing a potentially match-winning stand of 113 for the seventh wicket with […]


Ole Gunnar Solskjaer puts consistency down to a 'stronger mentality'

Man United boss Ole Gunnar Solskjaer puts consistency down to a ‘stronger mentality’ and stars knowing they cannot ‘fake their way’ to being part of the side after nine-game unbeaten run Ole Gunnar Solskjaer attributed consistency this season to a change in mentality He has warned players they cannot fake their way into Manchester United […]

Horse Racing

Gauloise puts down Cheltenham marker with Thurles success

Gauloise maintained her unbeaten record with victory in the Irish Stallion Farms EBF Boreen Belle Mares Novice Hurdle at Thurles. The French bumper winner made an impressive Irish debut for Willie Mullins over the course and distance last month and was the 4-5 favourite on her return to County Tipperary for this Listed event. Having […]


No result as rain puts dampener on Launceston’s BBL show

Melbourne Stars and Perth Scorchers were left to share the BBL points in Launceston on Wednesday night after rain, which initially raised hopes of a shortened run chase for the Stars, eventually snuffed out the entire match. After an entertaining first innings where Perth accumulated 6-158 from 17 overs as Melbourne negotiated the absence of […]


Elneny puts Arsenal's poor start to the season down to 'bad luck'

Mohamed Elneny puts Arsenal’s poor start to the season down to ‘bad luck’ as midfielder insists team-mates will ‘give everything’ to fix slump that has left them 15th in the Premier League Arsenal lie 15th in the Premier League, with the club winless in four games  They have more points in the Europa League, going […]