England’s Liam Plunkett speaks during a press conference in Edgbaston, Birmingham, on Tuesday. Reuters
Joe Root is determined the “spicy” nature of England’s latest clash with Australia won’t prove a distraction when the arch rivals meet for a place in the World Cup final.
Australia off-spinner Nathan Lyon says his side will be the underdogs when they face hosts England in the Cricket World Cup semi-finals. “They have been the No. 1 team for a couple of years now.
Virat Kohli admits Rohit Sharma’s blistering form has made him alter his own role in the top-order as India gear up for Tuesday’s World Cup semi-final against New Zealand.
Ruturaj Gaikwad smashed an unbeaten fifty after Sam Curran picked three wickets as Chennai Super Kings (CSK) ended the three-game skid with an emphatic eight-wicket win over Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB)
Franco Morbidelli streaked home to win the Teruel Grand Prix on Sunday as Joan Mir took third to extend his lead in the MotoGP world championship with only three races to go.
Ben Stokes justified his whopping price tag in the Indian Premier League (IPL) with an unbeaten match-winning knock of 107 as Rajasthan Royals (RR) trounced Mumbai Indians (MI) by eight wickets on Sunday.
Moise Kean and Kylian Mbappe both scored twice as Paris Saint-Germain beat Dijon 4-0 on Saturday to go top of Ligue 1, while the match between Lens and Nantes was postponed after 11 members of the home squad tested positive for coronavirus.