Category Archives: Sports

Theresa May’s cricket ticket freebies – Spectator.co.uk

Theresa May spent her first day outside of No. 10 at Lord’s cricket ground, watching the second day of the England match against Ireland. The game proved portentous, with Ireland squaring up to presumed English supremacy before the match was called off due to an imminent storm, all while May and her allies watched from […]

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Booing of injured cricket player disgraceful – Toronto Sun

Jofra Archer thundered in at full pace and released the ball at a frightening 92.4 mph.Archer’s delivery was short, rose high and struck ace Australian batsman Steve Smith just under his left ear. An eerie silence shrouded Lord’s as Smith’s head fell back and he dropped limp to the turf with a thud. There was […]

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Man Utd fans will love what scout who first spotted Anthony Martial has said about star

Martial has enjoyed a strong start to the season for United, finding the net in both of their opening league games. But it hasn’t always been easy going for the Frenchman at Old Trafford with past managers not seeing eye-to-eye with the winger. Under Ole Gunnar Solskjaer though, the 23-year-old has slowly rediscovered some of […]

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Penalty shambles is Solskjaer’s fault… Man Utd boss must make big decisions – Jenas

I cannot understand how a manager can send two players, Paul Pogba and Marcus Rashford, on to a pitch with a mind-set of one having to stand down as penalty taker in the heat of the moment. Solskjaer carries the can for this one. It makes no sense. A penalty taker has to be confident […]

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R Sridhar favourite to remain Team India's fielding coach – Times of India

MUMBAI: The current fielding coach of the Indian team, R Sridhar, is all set to be reappointed to the position for the next two years this week. After a total of 18 interviews for the batting and bowling coaches were conducted on Monday, the MSK Prasad-led senior selection committee resumed the process on Tuesday. The […]

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Steve Smith tried his best to be fit for Headingley, but the rules meant it was never likely – ABC News

Posted August 21, 2019 13:10:40 Photo: Steve Smith will play no on-field role in the third Test due to concussion. (AP: Mike Egerton) There is no doubt that everyone — with the possible exception of England’s team — wanted to see Steve Smith playing every game of this Northern Hemisphere Ashes series. But the caveat […]

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Justin Langer reveals Australia plan as England reap rewards of unleashing Jofra Archer

Archer struck Smith on the neck on Saturday, forcing the former Australia skipper to retire hurt. He came out to bat again but the following day was judged to have concussion and has since been ruled out of the third Test starting at Headingley this Thursday. Australia still lead The Ashes 1-0 despite England’s positive […]

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