New Zealand’s Will Young plays a shot against Australia during their warm-up match in Brisbane on Wednesday. Agence France-Presse
Steve Smith hit an attractive unbeaten 89 but David Warner was out for a duck as Australia made 277 for six against a New Zealand XI in a World Cup warm-up on Wednesday.
India and New Zealand were awarded a point each after persistent rain in Nottingham forced the abandonment of their match on Thursday − the fourth no result of this World Cup so far.
A sun-drenched day and baking hot temperatures made batting first in the day/night fixture an understandable decision.
Portugal star striker Cristiano Ronaldo will not face rape charges, US prosecutors have announced.
With skateboarding making its Olympic debut in Japan next year, Cuban skateboarders are hoping their sport will finally be accepted at home.
Retired superstar Floyd Mayweather has been named "special advisor" to China's boxing team as they look to improve their medal count at the 2020 Tokyo Olympics, the Chinese Boxing Federation said.