Cricket Australia Announces Commonwealth Games Women’s Cricket Team

Cricket Australia has announced this morning that its 15-player women’s team heads to the UK in July, for the T20 International Tri-Series in Northern Ireland and the Birmingham Commonwealth Games. The squad remains unchanged after their ICC World Cup victory last month, as Amanda-Jade Wellington and Grace Harris retain their places on the squad, which … Read more

Russia ban to protect athletes: IOC’s Bach

Russian athletes, team officials who have been banned from international sporting events due to the war in Ukraine are being protected rather than punished, International Olympic Committee President Thomas Bach said. Most sports bodies have followed the IOC’s guidance given on February 28, four days after Russia began its invasion, by withdrawing teams and athletes … Read more

Latest schedules and updates from Barcelona

Hthis and welcome to the coverage of the first practices of the Spanish Grand Prix at the Circuit de Barcelona-Catalunya. As it is his home race, all eyes will be on Carlos Sainz, who is still waiting to win his first Grand Prix. The Ferrari driver will attempt to end his 146-race wait and make … Read more

Jordan’s ‘Fierce Savage’ removes gender restrictions from martial arts

Fayyad says he won’t give up MMA until he’s older, at which point he’ll switch to something less intense, like jiujitsu. It’s no mystery why Jordanian Lina Fayyad has been dubbed “Fierce Savage”: Seeing how she throws successive shots into the cage, it’s clear she’s ready to conquer mixed martial arts. With her long brown … Read more