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Somewhere at the end of the 18th century Christina Willes, sister of cricketer John Willes, was bowling at him in their backyard. Her long, flowing dress made it impossible for her to bowl underarm so she raised her arm higher than was usual. Unbeknownst to her, the fashionable Christina had started somewhat...

In a huge blow to Pakistan, offspinner Saeed Ajmal has been banned from bowling in international cricket by the ICC after his action was deemed to be illegal...

Kei Nishikori and Marin Cilic are to contest a shock US Open final on Saturday as Novak Djokovic and Roger Federer, with 24 Grand Slams between them, were...

NEW DELHI: The uncertainty over Lahore Lions’ participation in the Champions League Twenty20 has come to an end after the team was issued their Indian...

NEW YORK: World number one Serena Williams swept past good friend Caroline Wozniacki of Denmark 6-3,6-3 in the US Open final to win her 18th grand slam...

Serena Williams rescued her season with a lopsided victory over Caroline Wozniacki to win her 18th grand slam title in a final that flirted with towering...

Spinner Steve O’Keefe could finally be given a chance at Test cricket after being named in Australia’s squad to play Pakistan in the UAE in...

The final match of the tour came down to the final over, 17 to win from six balls with MS Dhoni on strike – just the sort of equation the Edgbaston...

South Africa won a first-ever tournament final against Australia after a Dale Steyn bowling masterclass handed them the advantage and an anchoring innings...

SYDNEY: Australia paceman Mitchell Johnson is continuing his fearsome reputation ahead of the next Ashes series after breaking a South African batsman’s...

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