Charlotte Edwards Cup: Issy Wong stars as Central Sparks beat defending-champion South East Stars | Cricket News

England hopefuls Issy Wong and Lauren Bell impress in wins for Central Sparks and Southern Vipers; teenager Grace Scriven fires maiden fifty and takes four wickets but can’t prevent last-gasp defeat for Sunrisers against Western Storm; Thunder beat Northern Diamonds in cross-Pennine clash Last Updated: 19/05/22 12:05am Issy Wong smashed 48 off 25 balls in … Read more

Brownlow medallist Tom Mitchell will return for Hawthorn against Brisbane in his familiar midfield role

Hawthorn will welcome a “more vibrant” Tom Mitchell back into the team – and the center bounce – against Brisbane on Sunday after he struggled with his health for several weeks. The Hawks finally pulled the trigger and gave the 2018 Brownlow medallist last week off to recover fully after he amassed a modest 14 … Read more

Max power threatens Leclerc lead in Spain

Charles Leclerc has the lead. Max Verstappen has the momentum. The defending Formula One champion has chipped away at Leclerc’s advantage by stringing together consecutive victories, reducing the difference to 19 points ahead of Sunday’s Spanish Grand Prix. The sixth event of the season promises to be yet another episode of the Red Bull versus … Read more

Smith ready for Tigermania at US PGA

Cameron Smith is bracing for the roars as Tigermania adds another layer of difficulty to winning the US PGA Championship in Oklahoma. Smith has been thrust into a featured group behind superstars Tiger Woods, Jordan Spieth and Rory McIlroy for the opening two rounds at Southern Hills Country Club. Australia’s world No.4 acquitted himself well … Read more

Matthew Mott appointed England men’s white-ball head coach after success with Australia Women | Cricket News

Matthew Mott has overseen a dominant era for Australia Women, who won the 50-over World Cup earlier this year after dominating England in the Ashes; Mott will split England’s head coaching responsibilities with Brendon McCullum, who was appointed to the red-ball role last week Last Updated: 18/05/22 10:00am Matthew Mott has left Australia Women’s dominant … Read more

Lumumba ends battle with Collingwood

Collingwood premiership player Heritier Lumumba says he’s walking away from his long-running battle with the Magpies over racism issues. Lumumba has been in dispute with his former AFL club for a number of years, particularly ex-Collingwood coach Nathan Buckley. The 35-year-old has been consistently vocal in his disapproval of management at the Magpies, even following … Read more