With the prospect of a women’s football league in 2017, and a series of women’s exhibition matches scheduled for the current AFL season, it seems an opportune time to investigate not only how Australian women’s involvement in the AFL is tracking, but whether many women actually play Aussie Rules footballRead More →

Nitrate-rich beetroot juice might enhance performance among top level athletes according to a joint study from The University of Western Australia, the Western Australian Institute of Sport and the Australian Institute of Sport. Dr Peter Peeling from UWA’s School of Sport Science, Exercise and Health at UWA was one ofRead More →

Kolkata: The West Indies women’s cricket team put on a dominant show with the bat to emerge champions of the World Twenty20 as they beat Australia by eight wickets in the final at the Eden Gardens here on Sunday. For the West Indies, Hayley Matthews (66) and captain Stafanie TaylorRead More →

New Delhi, March 30 Three-time defending champions Australia stepped closer to a fourth successive Women’s World Twenty20 title with an impressive five-run win over old foe England in the first semi-final here on Wednesday. Australia captain Meg Lanning hit 55 off 50 balls to steer her team to 132/6 afterRead More →

We can’t stop raving about Virat Kohli! The man wins India matches, is Indian team’s milestone man and, to top it all, he is a true gentleman. For all those people who have been cringing every time people trolled his former girlfriend Anoushka Sharma when India won a match duringRead More →

Whether India will be the first country to win the World Twenty20 a second time or not, there is hope so long as Virat Kohli wields the willow on the pitch, as he has done in the tournament, winning key matches on his own writes Veturi Srivatsa. In the 2016Read More →

Mohali: West Indies edged out India by three runs in a closely fought women’s World Twenty20 encounter at the Punjab Cricket Association Stadium here on Sunday. Electing to bowl first on winning the toss, India restricted West Indies to 114/8 in 20 overs with Harmanpreet Kaur and Anuja Patil slicingRead More →

Mohali, March 27: Virat Kohli led the way with a sublime half-century as India defeated Australia by six wickets at the Punjab Cricket Association Stadium here on Sunday to enter the World Twenty20 semi-finals. The in-form Delhi lad remained unbeaten on 82 runs off 51 balls as the Indians survivedRead More →

Above photo: Shane Watson in action at WT20 match between Australia and Pakistan at Punjab Cricket Association IS Bindra Stadium in Mohali, on March 25, 2016. (Photo: Surjeet Yadav/IANS) Mohali, March 25: Australian all-rounder Shane Watson announced yesterday, he would retire from international cricket after the ongoing World Twenty20 inRead More →