Thursday, 25 February 2021

‘Frustration’ as Aussie skipper flops again

Speculation about Aaron Finch’s place in the Australian T20 side has grown in volume after another failure with the bat on Thursday afternoon. The Australian skipper scratched his way to 12 against New Zealand in Dunedin before slapping a short delivery from Kiwi spinner Ish Sodhi straight to the boundary…

Unconvincing Real Madrid leave it late to narrowly beat 10-man Atalanta

Real Madrid saved their blushes with a late winner, after a shocking Champions League display in Italy, despite playing against 10 men for more than 70 minutes. Ferland Mendy scored his first ever European goal, with a curling right foot shot from outside the box four minutes from time, to…

WIN the chance to be coached by a rugby legend!

WIN the chance to be coached by a rugby legend! England icon Jason Leonard looks to help grassroots sport by offering an incredible opportunity for your club England legend Jason Leonard has launched a competition for grassroots clubs Win a training sessions with one of his champions — which include…

Rio Ferdinand names the two biggest threats to Man City in the Champions League

Rio Ferdinand thinks Manchester City are well placed to go deep in the Champions League but says Bayern Munich and Paris Saint-Germain are the biggest threats to their hopes of European glory. Ferdinand, the former Manchester United centre-half, watched on as City comfortably strolled past Borussia Monchengladbach. Goals from Bernardo…

Tipuric hails Faletau after Wales No 8 battled back from injury

Justin Tipuric hails ‘world class’ Taulupe Faletau after influential No 8 battled back from injury setbacks to weave his magic for Wales The Welsh back-rowers have played with each other for a decade  Tipuric is delighted to see Faletau back to his best after serious injuries The pair are set…

England to keep faith with Farrell and misfiring stars for Wales clash

England head coach Eddie Jones to keep faith with Owen Farrell and misfiring Saracens stars for Six Nations encounter against Wales – and Jamie George could return to start at hooker England head coach likely to stick to a tried and tested XV against Wales Daly, Farrell and Vunipola set…