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

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

Toni Minichiello: Coach banned for life by UK Athletics following investigation into conduct | News News

Athletics coach Toni Minichiello was found to have engaged in “sexually physical behavior” with athletes; he also deemed to have made inappropriate sexual references and gestures to athletes and engaged in “inappropriate and sometimes aggressive behavior, bullying and emotional abuse”. Last Updated: 09/08/22 11:55am Toni Minichiello has been banned from athletics for life Toni Minichiello … Read more

Ed Slater: Former rugby union player staying positive by living in present after motor neurone disease diagnosis | Rugby Union News

Former Gloucester and Leicester Tigers forward Ed Slater revealed he had been diagnosed with MND last month and announced his retirement from rugby union Last Updated: 08/08/22 9:20am Ed Slater revealed his MND diagnosis last month Ed Slater believes living in the present is helping him face the challenge of his motor neurone disease diagnosis. … Read more

Commonwealth Games: Eboni Usoro-Brown to retire from netball | Netball News

Eboni Usoro-Brown has announced her decision to step away from netball following the conclusion of the competition in Birmingham; England take on New Zealand in the bronze medal match on Sunday afternoon; the defender has amassed 116 caps to date Last Updated: 07/08/22 1:12pm The defender has announced she will withdraw from the sport after … Read more

Commonwealth Games: England title defence ended by Australian Diamonds in semi-final | Netball News

England trailed 29-23 at half-time and then went 10 goals down during the third quarter; the home team must now pick themselves up ahead of the bronze medal match against New Zealand on Sunday afternoon at the NEC Arena in Birmingham Last Updated: 06/08/22 4:25pm England will not defend their title after a tough defeat … Read more

Commonwealth Games: Jamaica dominate New Zealand to reach first major final | Netball News

Emma Thurston Interviews, comment & analysis The Sunshine Girls continued their outstanding work with a 67-51 victory over New Zealand; it follows up their final pool win over Australia and means they will play in a major final for the first time on Sunday; England and Australia take to court for the second semi-final at … Read more

Australia rugby captain Michael Hooper withdraws from Argentina clash for personal reasons | Rugby Union News

Hooper says: “My whole career I’ve looked to put the team first and I don’t feel I am able to fulfill my responsibilities at the moment in my current mindset.” – watch Australia play Argentina live on Sky Sports Action from 8pm on Saturday Last Updated: 05/08/22 10:58pm Michael Hopper has withdrawn from Australia’s game … Read more