How Aaron Baddeley slipped into golf obscurity after Tiger Woods call

[ad_1] Nearly 25 years have passed since Australia was convinced its own Tiger Woods was found. “He has it all,” Greg Norman said. “You can see it in his eyes.” Those eyes of laser-focus belonged to an 18-year-old from Melbourne’s outer suburbs who – unlike Woods – was fresh from his Year 12 exams and … Read more

Alex Carey, Pat Cummins, cricket news 2024, video, highlights

[ad_1] Australia was 5-80 when Alex Carey walked out to bat at Hagley Oval on Monday morning, needing a further 199 runs to avoid a historic loss to New Zealand. Carey, Australia’s last recognised batter, had only passed fifty twice in his previous 18 Test innings, registering prior scores of 10, 3 and 14 against … Read more

Australian batting question marks difficult to ignore despite miracle escape in Christchurch: Trans-Tasman Trophy Talking Points

[ad_1] Australia has produced a stunning comeback in Christchurch to clinch the second Test against New Zealand and complete a clean sweep of the Trans-Tasman Trophy series. Under immense pressure at 4-30 on Saturday in pursuit of 279 to win, wicketkeeper Alex Carey, all-rounder Mitch Marsh and Australian captain Pat Cummins produced superb performances with … Read more

India overtakes Australia to become No. 1 Test team in ICC rankings

[ad_1] India have climbed to the number one spot in Test cricket rankings following an emphatic 4-1 series victory against England. The Indian team moved past Australia who are now second in the table, according to the rankings released by the International Cricket Council late Saturday. India lost the opening Test against England before bouncing … Read more

Day three talking points, Steve Smith, Alex Carey, video, highlights, cricket news 2024

[ad_1] New Zealand is on the cusp of ending a 31-year drought against Australia after completely dominating proceedings on the third day of the Test being held in Christchurch. The last time New Zealand defeated Australia in a Test match on home soil was in 1993 when Danny Morrison nabbed 6-37 in the opening innings … Read more

Francis Ngannou vs Anthony Joshua, start time, how to watch in Australia, when will they fight, Justis Huni vs Kevin Lerena, Riyadh Knockout Chaos

[ad_1] Francis Ngannou once toiled in a sand mine, scavenged for food to avoid starvation and slept rough in a car park — so facing former two-time world heavyweight champion Anthony Joshua on Friday is just another stop on his epic rags-to-riches journey. “I’ve had a lot of experience in life,” the softly-spoken Cameroon-born fighter … Read more

Burning questions, Mitchell Starc, Steve Smith, Alex Carey, cricket news 2024, video

[ad_1] Australia has only won one away Test series in the past decade, but Pat Cummins’ men have an opportunity to double that tally in Christchurch this week. The second Test between New Zealand and Australia gets underway at Hagley Oval on Friday, with the tourists already retaining the Trans-Tasman Trophy following last week’s 172-run … Read more

Chelsea throws ‘full support’ behind Sam Kerr after police harassment charge, what did she say?

[ad_1] Chelsea women’s boss Emma Hayes says the club have given their “full support” to Sam Kerr after the Australia striker pleaded not guilty to racially aggravated harassment of a police officer. Kerr was charged with causing a police officer harassment, alarm or distress during an incident in south-west London on January 30 last year, … Read more

Gerhard Berger’s stolen Ferrari Testarossa found, F1 CEO Stefano Domenicali hints at race rotation, Valtteri Bottas, Bahrain Grand Prix

[ad_1] There are few Ferrari models as evocative as the Testarossa. Gerhard Berger might find the model triggering, however, having had his stolen from him 29 years ago while on duty as a Scuderia Ferrari driver in Imola. With organised crime thought to be behind audacious theft, few thought the car would ever be seen … Read more

Ben Stokes wants to abolish Umpire’s Call, DRS technology, India vs England Test series, video, highlights

[ad_1] The Decision Review System was introduced to international cricket nearly 15 years ago, yet it remains a source of frustration for players and fans. The ICC has updated and tinkered with DRS technology several times over the last decade, but players still aren’t satisfied, with England captain Ben Stokes the latest cricketer to demand … Read more