‘Under 10s stuff’: Cricket world gobsmacked by ‘inexcusable’ Sixers catch clanger

‘Under 10s stuff’: Cricket world gobsmacked by ‘inexcusable’ Sixers catch clanger

The Sydney Sixers have endured one of the more embarrassing moments this Big Bash League, when two of their stars had a horror mix up and allowed an easy catch to fall between them. Veteran Dan Christian and wicketkeeper Josh Philippe were left looking at each other in an absolute blooper roasted by Fox Cricket’s commentators. Cam Bancroft, on 28...

Australia knocked out of Under-19 Women’s T20 World Cup after dramatic semi-final loss to England

Australia knocked out of Under-19 Women’s T20 World Cup after dramatic semi-final loss to England

Australia has been knocked out of the inaugural Under-19 Women’s T20 World Cup in South Africa, defeated by three runs in a thrilling semi-final against England on Friday evening. England held their nerve at Potchefstroom’s Senwes Park, bowling out Australia for 96 to book their place in Sunday’s final against India. Watch BBL12. Every game live and ad-break free during...

‘Beware Australia’: Indian all-rounder Ravindra Jadeja takes seven-wicket haul in long-awaited return

‘Beware Australia’: Indian all-rounder Ravindra Jadeja takes seven-wicket haul in long-awaited return

Indian all-rounder Ravindra Jadeja has taken a seven-wicket haul in his long-awaited return to competitive cricket, putting Australia on alert ahead of the Border-Gavaskar Trophy. The 34-year-old tore a knee ligament during last year’s Asia Cup, keeping the talented spinner on the sidelines for five months. He was required to undergo surgery in September, subsequently missing India’s T20 World Cup...

Heroic Hardie makes it look easy with ‘perfect’ screamer … and then drops a sitter

Heroic Hardie makes it look easy with ‘perfect’ screamer … and then drops a sitter

Scorchers young gun Aaron Hardie has quickly gone from incredible to terrible in the Qualifier final against the Sydney Sixers, in a moment that left cricket commentators stunned. Hardie was Perth’s hero in the third over when he took a ripping one-handed catch at mid on to dismiss Kurtis Patterson and leave the Sixers struggling at 2-16. But his brilliance...

Glenn Maxwell could return from injury as early as next week

Glenn Maxwell could return from injury as early as next week

Australian all-rounder Glenn Maxwell could return to professional cricket as early as next week, with the white-ball powerhouse gearing up for March’s ODI tour of India. The Victorian suffered a freak leg injury, which saw him fracture his left fibula, during a friend’s birthday party in November, ruling him out of the Big Bash League and keeping him on the...

LIVE BBL Finals: Perth Scorchers host Sydney Sixers in latest chapter of crazy Big Bash rivalry

LIVE BBL Finals: Perth Scorchers host Sydney Sixers in latest chapter of crazy Big Bash rivalry

The biggest rivalry in Big Bash League history returns. The Perth Scorchers will host the Sydney Sixers in Saturday evening’s Qualifier, with the victory earning immediate qualification for next weekend’s Final. However, the loser will not be automatically knocked out, getting a second chance in Thursday’s Challenger. MATCH CENTRE: Scorchers vs Sixers teams, scorecard, videos, updates Watch BBL12. Every game...

Shaquille O’Neal and Charles Barkley roast Lakers over Rui Hachimura trade, Rui Hoochiemama, Los Angeles Lakers, trade news, latest, updates

Shaquille O’Neal and Charles Barkley roast Lakers over Rui Hachimura trade, Rui Hoochiemama, Los Angeles Lakers, trade news, latest, updates

Shaquille O’Neal and Charles Barkley weren’t impressed by the Lakers trading for Rui Hachimura earlier this week. During TNT’s postgame show on Friday (AEDT), the pair took a few jabs at the 24-year-old forward and his new team, with O’Neal saying he didn’t even know who the former Wizards player was. Watch an average of 9 LIVE NBA Regular Season...

news, trade news, Ben Simmons, left knee injury, more, Kyrie Irving contract

news, trade news, Ben Simmons, left knee injury, more, Kyrie Irving contract

Brooklyn Nets coach Jacque Vaughn appears to be growing increasingly frustrated with Aussie Ben Simmons. For the second time this season, Simmons failed to see out the second game of a back-to-back, leaving in the third quarter of the Nets’ loss to the lowly Detroit Pistons with ‘knee soreness’. Simmons has missed a number of games this season with knee...

College basketball star details horrific injury, ‘my balls and nut sack exploded’, Clemson Tigers

College basketball star details horrific injury, ‘my balls and nut sack exploded’, Clemson Tigers

Clemson basketball guard Brevin Galloway added some painful details to what the university labelled an “abdominal issue” Thursday night. Galloway doesn’t know why “my balls and my nut sack were exploded.” All Galloway did was lift in the morning and take a nap. Then, just three hours later, he had undergone surgery to reduce his testicles back to their normal...