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Sohag Gazi reported for suspected illegal bowling action

Bangladesh’s off-spinner Sohag Gazi has been reported with a suspected illegal bowling action during his side’s 177 runs loss in the second One-Day International (ODI) against the West Indies in Grenada on Friday.


Australian women defeat Pakistan in second ODI

Australia's women's cricket team have recorded a five-wicket win over their Pakistani counterparts in the second One Day International (ODI) of the Commonwealth Bank International Women’s Series. The match was moved to the reserve day after inclement weather washed out play on Saturday. Ground staff worked around the clock but persistent rain on Sunday delayed the start of the match, which was eventually reduced to 25 overs per side.


History created with joint winners of ANL Player of the Year award

Western Sting captain Ashleigh Brazill and Netball NSW Waratahs shooter Kristina Brice have created history by sharing the 2014 Australian Netball League Player of the Year award.

The pair tied on 30 votes, finishing 11 votes clear of their nearest rival, Brazill’s Sting teammate Kate Beveridge.

It’s the first time in seven seasons of the ANL that there’s been joint winners of the coveted Player of the Year award.


Victorian Fury claim back-to-back Australian Netball League titles

The Victorian Fury has survived a spirited second half fight back by the QLD Fusion to be crowned 2014 Australian Netball League champions in Melbourne today.


Fury to face Fusion in 2014 ANL Grand Final

The Victorian Fury will face off against the QLD Fusion in the 2014 Australian Netball League Grand Final after both sides won thrilling Semi-Finals tonight at the Waverley Netball Centre.


Lions retain eKasi Challenge Trophy in nail-biting finish

The bizhub Highveld Lions put the disappointments of last season behind them when they beat The Unlimited Titans by four runs at the Dobsonville Cricket Club, Soweto, on Friday to retain the Momentum eKasi Challenge Trophy.


Prosper Utseya reported for suspected illegal bowling action

Zimbabwe all-rounder Prosper Utseya has been reported with a suspected illegal bowling action during his side’s seven-wicket loss in the third and final One-Day International (ODI) against South Africa at Queens Sports Club, Bulawayo, on Thursday.


Tim Howard takes a break from international football

Three-time FIFA World Cup veteran Tim Howard has asked to take a break from duties with the U.S. Men's National Team until next fall, and after discussions with U.S. head coach Jurgen Klinsmann the Everton goalkeeper will not be considered for selection to the U.S. roster until September of 2015.


Pune FC add Raju, Snehashis and Jessel to their roster

Pune Football Club has completed the signings of defenders Raju Yumnam and Jessel Carneiro along with midfielder Snehashis Chakraborty for the upcoming 2014-15 season.


Australian Women defeat Pakistan in first ODI

Australia have kicked off their 2017 Women’s World Cup qualification campaign with a four-wicket win over Pakistan today at Redlands Cricket Club in Brisbane in a match that marked the launch of the new ICC Women’s Championship.


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