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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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.
- European champions Bayern Munich will play in the 2014 Major League Soccer (MLS) All-Star Game as part of their pre-season North American tour, the U.S. league said on Thursday.
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.