PERTH: Australia hit the highest World Cup score in tournament history when they made 417-6 against Afghanistan at the WACA in Perth, led by David Warner’s 178-run blitz.
NEW DELHI: India’s team management has denied reports that Virat Kohli used offensive language at a journalist during a World Cup practice session in Perth, Australia.
NAPIER, New Zealand: Swashbuckling Pakistani allrounder Shahid Afridi joined the 8,000 one-day run club during his 21 not out against the United Arab Emirates in the World Cup at Napier.
NAPIER, New Zealand: Pakistan continued their revival in the World Cup with a professional batting and bowling performance in a 129-run win against the UAE in Napier.
BEIJING: Yang Xu scored but then saw red for a Diego Maradona-style handball as Shandong Luneng crashed 4-1 to Jeonbuk Hyundai Motors in the AFC Champions League on Tuesday.
MANILA: There’s one thing that KIA Motors has been doing consistently well in the PBA Commissioner’s Cup: Beat powerhouses with proud championship histories.
LONDON: Jose Mourinho has assured Chelsea fans that John Terry, subject of a ‘captain, leader, legend’ banner that is on permanent display at Stamford Bridge, will be at the club next season.
MIAMI: Tyler Johnson scored a career-high 26 points and Goran Dragic added 21 against his former team as the Miami Heat beat the Phoenix Suns 115-98 on Monday night in a game that included two third-q
KUALA LUMPUR: Top-seeded Caroline Wozniacki atoned for a first-round exit last year by cruising past China’s Wang Yafan on Tuesday at the WTA Malaysian Open.
BERLIN: Germany’s World Cup-winning coach Joachim Loew on Tuesday distanced himself from allegations of doping levelled at his former clubs Freiburg and Stuttgart.
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