Australia’s Steve Smith in action against New Zealand on day one of their second Test match at the MCG in Melbourne on Thursday. Agence France-Presse
Former skipper Mark Taylor on Thursday backed Steve Smith to captain Australia again after his incredible Ashes exploits, as support mounts for the 30-year-old to be given a second chance.
Australia took a commanding 243-run lead over plucky New Zealand in the third Test in Sydney on Sunday, looking set for a clean sweep of the series. The Australians dismissed the Black Caps
In reply, the Blackcaps grittily batted through the final session without losing a wicket, leaving skipper Tom Latham on 26 and Melbourne Test centurion Tom Blundell at 34 in their team's total of 63.
Ghantoot Racing and Polo Club — the UAE’s only Royal Club equipped with world-class polo and equestrian facilities and recognised as one of the most prestigious clubs of its kind in the world — will open its doors for an exciting new season on Nov. 6.
The DXB Snow Run, the first of its kind in the world, has received an overwhelming response from members of UAE’s enthusiastic sports-loving community, forcing organisers to close registration early because all spots have been taken.
A new-look UAE national football team left for their first overseas training camp to be held in Serbia under new coach Jorge Luis Pinto on Wednesday.