Novak Djokovic could be inspired to Australian Open title following visa saga, says Andrew Castle | Tennis News

Novak Djokovic won an appeal against a decision to deny him a visa on Monday at the Federal Circuit Court of Australia, apparently allowing him to compete in the Australian Open from January 17 despite not being vaccinated against COVID-19. Last updated: 01/10/22 19:18 Use the Chrome browser for a more accessible video player Andrew … Read more

West Indies vs Ireland: Second ODI postponed amid Covid-19 outbreak in Irish camp | Cricket News

Five members of the traveling group are currently in solitary confinement under the supervision of medical staff ahead of Tuesday’s scheduled appointment at Sabina Park; The West Indies won the opening match of the three-game series on Saturday with 24 points Last updated: 01/10/22 20:37 Ireland suffered a Covid outbreak during its West Indies tour … Read more

The Ashes: England’s Sam Billings says he is ‘100 per cent’ ready to make unexpected Test debut | Cricket News

“I played and scored points. I’m 100% ready if necessary”; wicketkeeper Sam Billings is set to make his Test debut if selected in Hobart after a few “whirlwind” days that saw him called into the squad just 90 minutes before boarding the return flight Curated by PA Media Last updated: 01/10/22 12:25 Sam Billings may … Read more

Nick Kyrgios tests positive for Covid-19 but hopes to still play Australian Open | Tennis News

The Australian released the news of his positive result at Covid-19 on Monday; he says he has no symptoms and “hopefully” hopes to be back at the Australian Open starting January 17th Last updated: 01/10/22 9:24 Nick Kyrgios hopes to still be able to take part in the home Grand Slam Nick Kyrgios has retired … Read more

New Zealand captain Tom Latham made 252 before Trent Boult ripped through Bangladesh in second Test | Cricket News

New Zealand bid 521-6 before beating Bangladesh by 126 to gain a 395 run lead in the first inning on the second day of the second test; Substitute skipper Tom Latham scored 252 and Devon Conway scored 109 before Trent Boult took 5-43 and became the fourth Black Caps bowler at 300 test wickets From … Read more

Novak Djokovic has won an appeal against a decision to refuse him a visa ahead of Australian Open | Tennis News

Novak Djokovic has been held in solitary confinement since his original visa was canceled upon arrival in Australia on Thursday; world number 1 said he flew to Australia with an “exemption” before defending his men’s singles title at the Australian Open Edited by PA Last updated: 01/10/22 6:35 Novak Djokovic has won an appeal against … Read more

Rafael Nadal warms up for Australian Open by winning title at Melbourne Summer Set | Tennis News

Felix Auger-Aliassime and Denis Shapovalov lead Canada to victory in the ATP Cup final over Spain in Sydney; Gael Monfils defeats Karen Khachanov in Adelaide International final to claim her 11th title on tour Last updated: 01/09/22 13:05 Rafael Nadal celebrates Melbourne Summer Set title victory Rafael Nadal warmed up for the Australian Open to … Read more

Novak Djokovic: Andy Murray says rival’s Australian visa saga is ‘not good’ for tennis | Tennis News

Djokovic is held in solitary confinement in Melbourne pending the outcome of the appeal against the decision of the Australian Border Force (ABF) to cancel his entry visa and deport him; the hearing is expected to go on Monday after an Australian government appeal to delay it was dismissed Last updated: 01/09/22 11:47 Andy Murray … Read more

The Ashes: Nasser Hussain says ‘class act’ Zak Crawley deserves run in England side after starring at SCG | Cricket News

Nasser Hussain Cricket expert and columnist Nasser Hussain says it “was Test cricket at its best” as British tailenders denied Australia to the SCG; the former England captain believes the team showed real character to secure a draw amid a string of injuries; Jos Buttler will miss the final test while Ben Stokes and Jonny … Read more

The Ashes: Joe Root says England took ‘small step forward’ by fighting to salvage a draw in Sydney | Cricket News

“It would have been easy to overturn and feel sorry for ourselves. The boys were trying to put some pride in the crest and show how much they cared about playing for England”; Joe Root encouraged by England’s fight as they battled to secure a draw in the fourth Ashes Test at the SCG By … Read more