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Preview: Underdogs clash in Momentum Cup Final

The Hollywoodbets Dolphins and Warriors will both be determined to make the most of reaching the Momentum One-Day Cup Final by winning the title when they clash at Sahara Stadium Kingsmead in Durban on Friday.


Red-hot season sees Auckland Hearts lift Hallyburton Johnstone Shield

Nine starts, eight wins, a solitary loss and one washout: the Auckland Hearts barely missed a trick en route to lifting the Hallyburton Johnstone Shield for 2017/18.

Capping a superb campaign with one last win today against wooden spooners Northern Spirit — the title already in the bag after the previous day’s victory — the dominant Hearts have now laid claim to the national one-day championship three times in the last four seasons.


Netball: Australian Diamonds (67) defeated New Zealand Silver Ferns (48)

Diamonds have put out a warning ahead of the Commonwealth Games, reclaiming the Netball Quad Series title by registering their biggest margin against New Zealand since 2012.


Indian team announced for T20 series against South Africa

The All-India Senior Selection Committee has picked the squad for the three-match T2OI series against South Africa. The T20I series will be played after the completion of the ODI series.

India's squad for T20I series: Virat Kohli (Captain) Rohit Sharma (vice-captain), Shikhar Dhawan, KL Rahul, Suresh Raina, MS Dhoni (wicket-keeper), Dinesh Karthik, Hardik Pandya, Manish Pandey, Axar Patel, Yuzvendra Chahal, Kuldeep Yadav, Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Jasprit Bumrah, Jaydev Unadkat, Shardul Thakur

Brian McKeever Skis to Silver Medal at IPC World Cup in Germany

On the heels of his first victory of the season on the IPC World Cup, Brian McKeever skied to the silver medal in the men’s 20-kilometre cross-country skate-ski race in Obberied, Germany.


Netball: Australian Diamonds defeat South Africa 54-50

The Australian Diamonds have started 2018 with a win, pushed for a full 60 minutes by South Africa Spar Proteas.


Canadian Bobsledders Win Men's and Women's Overall World Cup Titles on Double Medal Day in Germany

Canada slid to the top of the mountain, and into the history books, by winning the overall World Cup titles in both men’s and women’s bobsleigh on Saturday in Konigssee, Germany.


Canada's Para Nordic Skiers Celebrate Medal Hat Trick at IPC World Cup in Germany

Canada’s Para-Nordic athletes won a complete set of medals against a deep international field at the IPC World Cup cross-country skiing middle distance race in Obberied, Germany on Saturday.


2018 Australian Cricket Inclusion Championships to begin in Geelong

The 2018 National Cricket Inclusion Championships (NCIC) will begin in Geelong tomorrow, with Australia’s best blind and vision impaired, deaf and hard of hearing, and cricketers with an intellectual disability competing for one of the three titles on offer.


India beats Bangladesh by 10 wickets in Blind Cricket World Cup

India beat Bangladesh by 10 wickets at the 5th ODI Blind Cricket World Cup in UAE today. Magnificent Partnership between Skipper Ajay Kumar Reddy & Sunil Ramesh ensured a smooth victory for India and continued to be on top position on the points table.


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