England Women vs New Zealand Women – Match Preview

Katherine Brunt took early wickets to rip through New Zealand’s top order Katherine Brunt and Anya Shrubsole ripped through New Zealand’s top order as England Women cruised to a six-wicket win in their first T20 World Cup warm-up in Adelaide. Brunt (3-23) and Shrubsole (2-19) reduced the White Ferns to 38-4, with Brunt dismissing Sophie […]

Cricket Australia XI vs England Lions – Live Match Coverage

Dan Lawrence hit 190 as England Lions topped 600 at Bellerive Oval Dan Lawrence took his score up to 190 as England Lions piled on the runs on day two of their unofficial Test against a Cricket Australia XI in Hobart. SCORECARD The Essex batsman resumed on his overnight 103 and, after bossing a half-century […]

PDC Darts: Ryan Searle becomes third 2020 Pro Tour winner

Ryan Searle won the first ranking title of his career, beating Michael van Gerwen, Glen Durrant, Michael Smith and Gerwyn Price on the way to Players Championship Three. The 32-year-old, nicknamed ‘Heavy Metal’, has enjoyed some stand-out displays at the World Championship in the last couple of years and a sensational performance saw him motor […]

Sport Thought: Will virus put the flame out?

It is not as if the masters of Tokyo 2020, who have only five more months to mobilise for an Olympic Games, need to look far for the looming peril of coronavirus. For in the port of Yokohama, a mere 40 kilometres from the New National Stadium, they can glimpse the twinkling lights of the […]

Fallon Sherrock denied history-making success in Premier League Darts

Global darts sensation Fallon Sherrock wowed the Premier League in Nottingham after holding Glen Durrant to a 6-6 draw on Thursday night. Sherrock, the 25-year-old from Milton Keynes, shot to fame with her exploits at the Worlds where she became the first woman to win a match at the Alexandra Palace. She quickly gained worldwide […]

UCC 0-18 IT Carlow 2-11: Lee-siders claim Fitzgibbon Cup glory

University College Cork have retained the Fitzgibbon Cup, after overcoming IT Carlow 0-18 to 2-11 in Wednesday evening’s decider. The Lee-siders boasted a host of intercounty stars, none shining brighter than Kerry’s Shane Conway who hit 0-9 in a man of the match display. However, Tom Kingston’s side didn’t have it all their own way […]