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Neymar still wants to rejoin Barca says Messi

Friday  14:45,   21 february 2020

Neymar still wants to rejoin Barca says MessiBarcelona captain Lionel Messi says Neymar remains determined to return to the club and the Argentine wants him to turn them into an all-conquering force again, adding that he does not believe they are... >>>

Australia vs India: Poonam Yadav masterclass delivers Australia a loss in opening match of T20 World Cup

Friday  13:50,   21 february 2020

That is a world class wrong'un!Australia looked like they would claim an important victory as Alyssa Healy returned to form with the... >>>

Victorious Phoenix go second in A-League

Friday  13:40,   21 february 2020

In-form Wellington have climbed to second equal on the A-League standings with a 2-0 win over out-of-sorts Western United in a sodden Wellington. Liberato Cacace and David Ball scored the goals on Friday in a contest spoiled by wet, blustery... >>>

Boyd locked in at centre for NRL's Broncos

Friday  09:55,   21 february 2020

Brisbane coach Anthony Seibold has guaranteed Darius Boyd will start in the centres in their NRL season opener after bouncing back from losing the captaincy. But the Broncos mentor admits his spine is still up in the air ahead of Saturday's trial... >>>

Indigenous All Stars coach Laurie Daley believes Latrell Mitchell can emulate Jarryd Hayne, Greg Inglis with fullback move

Friday  09:55,   21 february 2020

Latrell Mitchell's impending move to fullback with his new club the South Sydney Rabbitohs will have its first test on Saturday night, when the superstar lines up for the Indigenous All Stars in the No.1 jumper. © Getty Images The 22-year old... >>>

Simona Halep fights back to tee up Jennifer Brady semi-final in Dubai

Friday  09:40,   21 february 2020

Dubai Tennis Championships top seed Simona Halep set up a semi-final against Jennifer Brady, while Elena Rybakina will face Petra Martic. Halep, appearing for the first time since a run to the last four at the Australian Open, lost to Sabalenka in... >>>

Cheating questions shut down as Reed grilled

Friday  09:35,   21 february 2020

A PGA official has shut down questions to controversial golfer Patrick Reed about new cheating accusations. Reed was penalised two strokes at an event in the Bahamas in December, when replays showed him removing sand from behind his ball. The... >>>

ICC open to talks on new events amid India opposition - source

Friday  09:35,   21 february 2020

ICC open to talks on new events amid India opposition - source Following on from a proposal tabled last year, the ICC recommended staging a Twenty20 Champions Cup in 2024 and 2028 and ODI versions in 2025 and 2029 in addition to the existing World... >>>

The personal tragedy Ash Taylor dealt with in 2019

Friday  08:25,   21 february 2020

Gold Coast Titans star Ash Taylor has opened up on the personal struggles behind his rollercoaster 2019 season on the field. © Getty Ash Taylor The halfback endured a difficult time on the field last year, appearing in just 10 games for the Titans... >>>

Colour footage of Sir Donald Bradman discovered after unknowingly being donated to Film and Sound Archive

Friday  07:40,   21 february 2020

The son of a former ABC cameraman accidentally donates never-before-seen colour footage of Don Bradman at the crease to the National Film and Sound Archive.The film was shot in February 1949 as Sir Donald Bradman played his second-last first-class... >>>

Unseen 71-year-old Bradman footage revealed

Friday  07:40,   21 february 2020

Astonishing colour footage of Don Bradman in his final innings has been unearthed by Australian researchers. The restored footage of Bradman in action during his final match at the Sydney Cricket Ground from 1949 was released by National Film and... >>>

Wildcats stars shake off injury concerns

Friday  06:35,   21 february 2020

Star Perth Wildcats duo Bryce Cotton and Terrico White look like they will be in prime shape for the club's semi-final series against Cairns.Alarm bells were ringing for Wildcats fans last week when star imports Terrico White and Bryce Cotton... >>>

'It's a once in a lifetime opportunity': Ash Gardner ready to help lead Australia to World Cup glory

Friday  06:35,   21 february 2020

The talented all-rounder is ready for a big tournament.She made her debut for her country as a 19-year-old in a T20 match against New Zealand in Melbourne in February... >>>

'Irked' Paine slams Stokes, England hypocrisy

Friday  06:35,   21 february 2020

Australian captain Tim Paine has called out the hypocrisy of England's cricket team and their fans when it comes to sledging.The England World Cup hero - who will be named 'Officer of the Most Excellent Order of the British Empire' by the Queen... >>>

Jess Jonassen on dealing with Women's T20 World Cup nerves and a 'perfect' tri-series

Friday  04:11,   21 february 2020

Australia all rounder Jess Jonassen speaks about embracing the pressure of playing in a home World Cup, the settled camp, and the words of advice Stuart Law gave her to deal with nerves.It's definitely noticeable that the World Cup is... >>>