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Australia put up an improved performance but rain has the final word

Australia put up an improved performance but rain has the final word

At the end of the 16th over, however, a drinks break coincided with the umpires finally deciding to send the players off. "They're obviously two very different teams to what we're going to come up against during the summer (in the Ashes), but there's a few familiar faces in both camps".


Bonino missing third straight game for Penguins

Bonino missing third straight game for Penguins

The Pittsburgh Penguins and the Nashville Predators head to Pittsburgh for game five of the Stanley Cup Final on Thursday. A series has broken out. Still, Pittsburgh is pretty good in the house that owner Mario Lemieux built. He was shaky in the Penguins' 5-3 win in Game 1 , pulled in the Penguins' 4-1 in Game 2, solid in the Predators' 5-1 win in Game 3 and brilliant, particularly in a game-saving, second-period performance in the Predators' 4-1 win in Game 4.


Novak Djokovic v Dominic Thiem - player profiles

Novak Djokovic v Dominic Thiem - player profiles

The first game of the day between Caroline Wozniacki and Jelena Ostapenko was postponed with the former leading 6-4 2-5 before the game was put on hold at about 14:30 BST. Two weeks past his 21 {+s} t birthday, Khachanov became the youngest man to reach the fourth round here since 2009, beating 21 {+s} t-seeded John Isner - the last American man in the tournament - 7-6 (1), 6-3, 6-7 (5), 7-6 (3).



Like a knife in my side - Woakes frustrated by tournament-ending injury

Finn's call-up has been approved by the Event Technical Committee of the Champions Trophy and he is available for Tueaday's match against New Zealand in Cardiff. Joe Root was the batting star for England as he smashed a superb 133 not out. Ben Stokes , who required a pre-match fitness test on a knee injury, did manage to bowl seven overs.



Mourinho picked Manchester United because they were in need of help

Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho deserves his title of "The Special One" as he can make challenging decisions to get wins and has won three trophies in his debut campaign at the Premier League club, midfielder Paul Pogba said. The Red Devils have already put one deal in place, with Sweden worldwide defender Victor Lindelof set to complete a move from Benfica. Man United finished sixth in the league last season, however, a victory over Ajax in the Europa League final in Stockholm ...


England Under-20 team chases rare global title vs Venezuela

England Under-20 team chases rare global title vs Venezuela

It may not erase 51 years of hurt, but England have a new golden generation. In the interest of full disclosure, I must also tell you that Everton's Dominic - he of the Calvert-Lewin variety, not the Solanke variety - scored the sole and winning goal.