Two of the Wallabies’ pool games in the Rugby World Cup are sold out and the other two are close to selling out after a frenzied rush for tickets to watch the tournament in Japan later this year. After several waves of Rugby World Cup ticket releases last year and earlier this month, the first […]
Image: ICC India are strong favourites for the World Cup. They seem to have found the perfect combination: they have the best batsman in the world, and he’s part of a cracking top order that scores big hundreds at will. Their bowling unit has the smarts, variety and the incisiveness to pick […]
After deliberating for more than two hours and tearing numerous pages from my notebook, here is my 15-man squad for Australia’s World Cup defence this year. A number of variables made picking this squad an extremely difficult exercise. The suspensions of Steve Smith and David Warner, the resting of our Test fast bowlers and the […]
With the Rugby World Cup drawing closer and closer, it is a good opportunity to examine the top teams to see how they can best position themselves to win the competition.
An understaffed and “brave” Diamonds are just a game away from taking favouritism into the Netball World Cup after beating New Zealand in London early Sunday for their second Quad Series victory. Australia has only to beat England – shock losers to South Africa on Sunday – early Monday to complete a clean sweep in […]
Germany claimed the men’s and women’s team titles at the International Ski Federation Ski Jumping World Cup events in Zao and Zakopane today. Good conditions finally graced competitors at the women’s event in Zao today as Germany topped the podium. Amid blue skies and light winds in the Japanese resort, their team of Juliane Seyfarth, […]