James Pattinson’s ban opens the door to Mitchell Starc to play in the Test against Pakistan at Brisbane starting on Thursday.
David Warner and Marnus Labuschagne both plundered back-to-back centuries as Australia stamped their authority on the opening day of the day-night second Test in Adelaide Friday.
Pakistan recalled pacer Mohammad Abbas to sharpen their attack in the second Test against Australia after an embarrassing loss in the series opener last week.
Mohammad Amir took a one-day international best five for 30 as Pakistan bowled Australia out for 307 in a World Cup match in Taunton on Wednesday.
Manchester United boss Ole Gunnar Solskjaer said he was proud to continue the club’s record of fielding at least one academy player in the senior squad on matchdays,
Liverpool tightened their grip on the Premier League title race thanks to two Mohamed Salah goals in a 2-0 win over Watford to extend their lead at the top to 10 points as Norwich ended second-placed Leicester’s
Barcelona gave Real Madrid the chance to go top of La Liga ahead of Wednesday’s Clasico at Camp Nou as they were held to a 2-2 draw by high-flying Real Sociedad on Saturday.