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Australia won the third and final Twenty20 international against India by seven wickets on Tuesday to secure a 2-1 series win. Set 148 to win Australia chased the target with eight balls to spare, with Alyssa Healy taking the lead Read more…


GOTHENBURG, Sweden (AP) — Sweden will play for gold at the World Junior Ice Hockey Championships on home soil. Jonathan Lekkerimaki scored the winner on a third-period power play before scoring a game-winning goal as the tournament hosts beat the Read more…


Virat Kohli’s clever 95 trumped Daryl Mitchell’s quick 130 as hosts India beat New Zealand by four wickets in a top-of-the-table clash at the Cricket World Cup on Sunday. Kohli failed to complete the fightback but was once again instrumental Read more…


It was a gigantic event, but a small game. After all the weeks of anticipation, the days of travel by fans across India and from the diaspora to the destination that this epic bowl had become, and the hours of Read more…


Pakistan recorded the highest successful chase in the history of the Cricket World Cup when they defeated Sri Lanka by six wickets. Centuries from Kusal Mendis (122) and Sadeera Samarawickrama (108) helped Sri Lanka to a total of 344 for Read more…


Most of England’s World Cup squad will spend the next few weeks resting before flying to India, but they will struggle to reach a more restful state than the one in which they beat New Zealand for the third time Read more…


Marnus Labuschagne came to Australia’s rescue in the role of concussion substitute, helping his team get out of a big hole and to a three-wicket win over South Africa in the first one-day international in Bloemfontein. Labuschagne, who was not Read more…


Lenny Martinez slipped into the red jersey on Stage 6 of the Vuelta a España but Jumbo-Visma was the big winner on the climb up to the observatory at Javalambre. Sepp Kuss clinched the stage win from a huge breakaway Read more…