Australia’s Mitchell Starc (third right) celebrates with team-mates after taking the wicket of Pakistan’s Haris Sohail on day one of their first Test match at the Gabba in Brisbane on Thursday. Agence France-Presse
No mercy was shown by Australia’s opening pair of Aaron Finch and David Warner, who ran riot as the hosts handed Pakistan a 10-wicket mauling in Perth to wrap up their
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.
Kings XI Punjab will bank on in-form Australian all-rounder Glenn Maxwell to deliver in their Indian Premier League (IPL) opening match against Delhi Capitals on Sunday.
After holders Bayern Munich kicked-off the new Bundesliga season with a record 8-0 thrashing of Schalke, new-signing Jhon Cordoba scored on his debut in a 4-1 away romp at Werder Bremen on Saturday as the ambitious capital city club threw down an early marker.
Tottenham Hotspur have signed winger Gareth Bale and left back Sergio Reguilon from Spanish champions Real Madrid, the Premier League club announced in a statement on Saturday.