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Sixers hammer misfiring Heat in Smith’s Big Bash return

Steve Smith made just nine in his first Big Bash League match for six years but Sydney Sixers eased to victory at The Gabba.

Smith to hold ‘robust discussion’ with Du Plessis over his future

Graeme Smith wants to understand how Faf du Plessis sees his future amid doubts over how long he plans to keep playing for South Africa.

Hogg: I asked Townsend for Scotland captaincy

New Scotland captain Stuart Hogg proved if you don't ask, you don't get when he put himself forward to lead his country.

Maiden Mathews Test double-century puts Sri Lanka on top

Former Sri Lanka captain Angelo Mathews batted for 10 hours to score his first Test double-century on the penultimate day.

Sexton and Larmour provide Six Nations boost for Ireland

Johnny Sexton expects to lead Ireland against Scotland in Dublin and Jordan Larmour is expected to be in contention.

Williams out of Italy clash, Rees-Zammit boost for Wales

Wayne Pivac is hoping Liam Williams will make his comeback from an ankle injury in the second round of the Six Nations against Ireland.

Archer pushing for Wanderers recall

Graham Thorpe revealed Jofra Archer bowled with good rhythm and pace in the nets two days before the final Test starts.

Woods not thinking about bettering Snead haul at Torrey Pines

The legendary Tiger Woods says he is merely happy to be in a position to add to his list of honours rather than contemplate making history.

Warrington snare Titans prop Latu

Leilani Latu will get his first taste of Super League with Challenge Cup holders Warrington Wolves.

De Kock only stand-in ODI captain – Zondi

Quinton de Kock was seemingly appointed Proteas ODI captain on a permanent basis on Tuesday, but Linda Zondi said he is only standing in.

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