PERTH - England took the key wicket of Australia captain Michael Clarke just before lunch to reduce the hosts to 107 for three and edge a sweltering opening session of the third Ashes test at the WACA on Friday.
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- Liverpool captain Steven Gerrard will be sidelined for at least four weeks with the hamstring injury he picked up last weekend, manager Brendan Rodgers said on Thursday.
LONDON - Queens Park Rangers are planning to move from their Loftus Road ground to a new 40,000-seater stadium in northwest London, the English Championship club said on Thursday.
WELLINGTON - Seamer Trent Boult delivered career-best figures of 10-80 as New Zealand thrashed West Indies by an innings and 73 runs inside three days to complete their first test victory in more than a year on Friday.
WELLINGTON - West Indies opener Chris Gayle will miss the limited over series against New Zealand after failing to recover from a hamstring injury, the West Indies Cricket Board said on Friday.
NEW YORK - A pair of autographed shoes worn by basketball star Michael Jordan in the famous 1997 "flu game" during the NBA finals sold at auction on Thursday for a record-breaking $104,765.
World number one Magnus Carlsen toppled local favourite Viswanathan Anand in Chennai to add the world championship title to his already impressive resume on Friday.