Cricket

Former Australia test cricket captain Tim Paine retires

Posted by March 17, 2023

HOBART, Australia (AP) — Former Australia test cricket captain Tim Paine has announced his retirement following the conclusion of Tasmania’s Sheffield Shiel

Read More

Australia wins toss, bats in 2nd cricket test against India

Posted by February 17, 2023

NEW DEHLI (AP) — Australia selected three specialist spinners and retained skipper Pat Cummins as the lone pace bowler Friday in a desperate bid to pull level

Read More

Wu Yibing tops Isner, is 1st from China with ATP…

Posted by February 12, 2023

DALLAS (AP) — Wu Yibing became the first Chinese player to win an ATP Tour title, rallying in a three-set, all-tiebreaker thriller to beat John Isner in the D

Read More

Sports pitch for level playing field in cricket-mad Pakistan

Posted by February 6, 2023

ISLAMABAD (AP) — On Islamabad’s outskirts, burly men bind together in a scrum on a rugby pitch that has seen better days. The sign bearing the club’s name

Read More

Analysis: Novak Djokovic clearly not done dominating tennis

Posted by January 29, 2023

MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) — Novak Djokovic clearly is not done dominating his sport.He says so.His coach says so.And, most importantly, his performances throu

Read More

Tommy Paul’s Australian run helps make US men relevant again

Posted by January 26, 2023

MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) — Tommy Paul was too little at the time to remember watching Andy Roddick win the 2003 U.S. Open, the last Grand Slam singles title

Read More

4 with Russian flags kicked out of Australian Open by…

Posted by January 26, 2023

MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) — Four people were kicked out of the Australian Open after displaying Russian flags — which have been banned from Melbourne Park

Read More

ICC rescinds demerit point given to Pindi Cricket Stadium

Posted by January 23, 2023

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — The ICC has rescinded the demerit point given to the Pindi Cricket Stadium last month following an appeal by the Pakistan C

Read More

Wheelchair tennis ace Shingo Kunieda retires

Posted by January 22, 2023

MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) — Shingo Kunieda, the most successful player in the history of wheelchair tennis, announced his retirement from the sport on Sunday

Read More

Djokovic worried about leg, bothered by heckler in Australia

Posted by January 19, 2023

MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) — Novak Djokovic propped up his left shoe on a courtside sign so he could stretch out a hamstring that he acknowledged afterward con

Read More