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Lyon baffled by 'crying' over Indian pitch

Sunday  04:22,   28 february 2021

Nathan Lyon can't understand why there has been so much "crying" over the spin-friendly pitch that led to a chaotic Test defeat for England in Ahmedabad.India crushed England by 10 wickets in a pink-ball match that spanned just 842 balls, making >>>

Paulista brought to tears by talk of Valencia relegation battle

Sunday  03:37,   28 february 2021

Paulista brought to tears by talk of Valencia relegation battleAsked what it was like to go from challenging for Champions League qualification each year to looking nervously over their shoulders at the relegation places, Paulista lost composure and >>>

Brighton and Hove Albion have goal disallowed by VAR despite referee Lee Mason allowing free kick against West Brom

Sunday  03:31,   28 february 2021

VAR drama seems to be a hallmark of Premier League matches these days, but the scenes between West Bromwich Albion and Brighton & Hove Albion were farcical by any standard.Brighton and Hove Albion's Lewis Dunk said referee Lee Mason's decision in... >>>

LeBron's powerful takedown of football megastar

Sunday  03:31,   28 february 2021

LeBron James responded to Zlatan Ibrahimovic's criticism of his political activism with a forceful promise.The Los Angeles Lakers superstar also pointed out that Ibrahimovic clearly didn't feel the same way about spotlighting social injustices... >>>

From the A-League to Poland's fifth division: Ex-Mariner Dylan Ruiz-Diaz seals European move

Sunday  03:26,   28 february 2021

Australian teenager Dylan Ruiz-Diaz has signed for Polish fifth-division club Sportis SFC Lochowo after deciding to chase a contract in Europe. Having left Central Coast Mariners late last year, the 19-year-old attacker had been trialing in Europe... >>>

'Very hurt and disturbed' - Ray Warren has NRL Hall of Fame ring stolen in scary home invasion

Sunday  03:21,   28 february 2021

Legendary commentator Ray Warren has had his NRL Hall of Fame ring stolen in a scary home invasion on Saturday morning. Warren's son and daughter confirmed the theft via social media revealing someone had broken into the household in the early hours >>>

Flick hails 'excellent' Goretzka but feels there is more to come from Bayern Munich

Sunday  02:07,   28 february 2021

Bayern Munich saw off Cologne 5-1 on Saturday, with Leon Goretzka assisting three of those goals to earn praise from head coach Hansi Flick.Bayern put an end to their two-game winless streak in the Bundesliga with a routine victory against their... >>>

Fernandes isn't the worst loser at United - I am, says boss Solskjaer

Sunday  02:07,   28 february 2021

Ole Gunnar Solskjaer has insisted he is not shy to express his feelings as he takes his perfect record to Stamford Bridge on Sunday with United five points clear of Chelsea in their race for the top four. The Norwegian has silenced critics who... >>>

Superstar's perfect tribute to injured Tiger

Sunday  02:07,   28 february 2021

Rory McIlroy will wear Tiger Woods' iconic red shirt for the final round of the PGA Tour's ongoing WGC event.Woods, 45, badly injured his right leg in a single-vehicle crash in Los Angeles County last week. Authorities believe he was lucky... >>>

Former AFL player Marlin Motlop among First Nations artists to open for Midnight Oil at Womadelaide

Sunday  02:07,   28 february 2021

For years Marlon Motlop wowed crowds on the football field, but now he's making them sing to a different tune.From a lead role in an SANFL premiership with Glenelg at a packed Adelaide Oval, to playing with Port Adelaide in the AFL, Motlop has... >>>

Injuries hamper Newcastle in 1-1 draw with Wolves

Sunday  01:17,   28 february 2021

Injuries hamper Newcastle in 1-1 draw with WolvesThe point leaves Newcastle 17th on 26 from 26 games, four points above the relegation zone but having played a game more than third-bottom Fulham, who visit Crystal Palace on Sunday, while Wolves are... >>>

Hellas Verona 1-1 Juventus: Champions frustrated by Barak leveller

Sunday  00:22,   28 february 2021

A trip to Hellas Verona again proved tricky for Juventus, who could only claim a point from a hard-fought contest.The defending champions are third but had the opportunity to close within five points of the frontrunners ahead of their game the... >>>

'Coward scum' rob Rabs in home invasion

Sunday  00:22,   28 february 2021

The family of Ray Warren have pleaded for the return of his NRL Hall of Fame ring after it was stolen in a home invasion. The break-in occurred early on Saturday. Warren, his wife Cher, daughter Holly and grandson Mateo were in the house."Between... >>>

Pochettino hoping for a favour from Marseille in tight Ligue 1 title race

Saturday  23:51,   27 february 2021

Paris Saint-Germain revived their title hopes with victory over Dijon and Mauricio Pochettino is hoping for a helping hand from Marseille.PSG eased to a 4-0 win over bottom side Dijon on Saturday to climb two points above Lyon in second place and a... >>>

Jorginho 'very happy' with new Chelsea life under Thomas Tuchel

Saturday  22:57,   27 february 2021

The much-maligned midfielder, who was the target of Chelsea fans' ire when they were struggling under former manager Maurizio Sarri, has flourished since coming into the first team as part of Tuchel's new system.The much-maligned midfielder, >>>