Ian Foster: New Zealand Rugby confirms he will remain as All Backs head coach through to World Cup | Rugby Union News

Victory over South Africa in Johannesburg ended a run of three straight Test losses and five defeats in six Tests for New Zealand, the worst return by an All Blacks team in 24 years; Board of New Zealand Rugby met in Auckland on Wednesday to discuss Ian Foster’s future Last Updated: 8/17/22 7:17am Please use … Read more

Michael van Gerwen says the ‘hunger won’t stop’ as he looks to clean up Down Under with World Grand Prix looming | Darts News

MVG has enjoyed a terrific 2022 so far, following up his sixth Premier League success with a third World Matchplay crown in July; he has also claimed two Players Championship wins and a hat-trick of European Tour titles; he has eyes on a sixth World Grand Prix title in October Last Updated: 8/15/22 4:36pm Michael … Read more

Ian Foster: New Zealand head coach in limbo as resurgent All Blacks return from South Africa | Rugby Union News

Despite Saturday’s stunning victory over South Africa, doubt remains over Ian Foster’s future as head coach of the All Blacks. “My expectations are I’m the All Blacks head coach…until I’m told anything different,” he said. Last Updated: 8/15/22 12:30pm Ian Foster’s New Zealand shocked South Africa at Ellis Park after three straight defeats Ian Foster’s … Read more

England’s Vitality Roses invited to compete at Netball World Cup but drop ranking place | Netball News

England among five teams invited by World Netball to compete at Netball World Cup 2023; however, the Roses drop from third to fourth in world rankings, Jamaica moves up to third behind Australia and New Zealand; the 2023 Netball World Cup will take place from July 28 to August 6 Last Updated: 8/15/22 10:42am England … Read more

South Africa 23 – 35 New Zealand

New Zealand win thriller against South Africa at Ellis Park watch Argentina vs Australia (8.10pm) live on Sky Sports Action on Saturday night before The Wallabies host South Africa (6.30am) and then NZ take on Argentina (8.45am) on August 27 in the next round of matches Last Updated: 8/13/22 7:07pm Please use Chrome browser for … Read more

Queensland Darts Masters: Michael van Gerwen proves too good for Gerwyn Price in Saturday’s final | Darts News

Michael van Gerwen secured his 17th World Series of Darts title in style by defeating world No 1 Gerwyn Price 8-5 in Townsville to win the Queensland Darts Masters; “I am a winner, not a loser. Of course, when I lose I am sick, but I am a winner and I love to win trophies” … Read more

Great Australian Platypus Search removes guesswork for scientists in Victoria

The results are in from an audacious search that’s been described as part CSI, part Where in the World is Carmen Sandiego? If Carmen Sandiego was a platypus and not a computer video game character from the 1990s, that is. For the first time, thanks to The Great Australian Platypus Search, Victoria has a statewide … Read more

Challenge Cup: Wembley to host 2023 women’s and men’s finals on same day | Rugby League News

Round 23 of the Betfred Super League regular season continues on Friday with two matches; watch Hull Kingston Rovers against Leeds Rhinos live on Sky Sports Arena from 7.30pm; elsewhere, Castleford Tigers host Catalans Dragons Last Updated: 12/08/22 1:19pm St Helens beat Leeds Rhinos to win the 2022 Women’s Challenge Cup final at Elland Road … Read more

Super League: Friday’s talking points and team news | Rugby League News

Harry Newman is impressed with the turnaround Rohan Smith has overseen at Leeds We take a look at what is being said and team news ahead of Friday’s two matches in the Betfred Super League… Hull Kingston Rovers vs Leeds Rhinos (8pm, live on Sky Sports) Five wins from their six games since the start … Read more

Fernando Alonso: Why Lewis Hamilton sees his former team-mate as his toughest Formula 1 rival

“We had some good battles, I wish we could have more and hopefully he’s going to continue to race so hopefully we will have more in the future.”; Since Lewis Hamilton’s comments, Fernando Alonso has agreed a shock multi-year deal with Aston Martin Last Updated: 11/08/22 5:27pm Lewis Hamilton believes that “on pure pace” Fernando … Read more